The Norfolk weekly news-journal. (Norfolk, Neb.) 1900-19??, September 01, 1911, Page 7, Image 7
THE NORFOLK WEEKLY NEWS-JOt'UXAL. FRIDAY. SEPTEMBER 3 , 1913 , fl . ] \ s OCIETY Pleasures of the Week. Mr. and Mrs. Geo. W. Howell cele brated tholr silver wedding August 211 at their homo eight miles south west of the city. All of their children were present , also a few Intlmulo friends. A delicious 6 o clock dinner WIIH served by tholr two daughters at homo , Misses Ethel and Bertha. Piano mimic by MJss Hazel Feiitress WIIH the feature of the evening. All departed expressing having a very pleasant time , wishing the happy couple - plo many happy returns. Beautiful and useful gifts were received from all present. Prof , and Mm. Courtney Quutidt of the St. Paul Lutheran Hchools were pleasantly surprised by many of their friends who took the Quandt residence , north of the city , by Htorm. A sub stantial financial gift was presented to Mr. and Mrs. Quandt who were re cently married In Wisconsin. Rov. John Witt made the presentation ad dress and It was responded to by Prof. Quandt. A successful surprise party was per petrated on C. E. Hartford by Mrs. Hartford and several friends Wednes day evening. About 100 friends and neighbors filled the house and gave the unexpected homccomcr the sur prise of his life. The event was In honor of Mr. Hartford's fiftieth birthday - day anniversary. Refreshments and music were enjoyed. Mrs. J. A. Kcleher gave a lawn so cial at her home Thursday evening to which the Norfolk ball team were Invited. A largo crowd was present and a pleasant evening was enjoyed. After the social the members of the ball team and a number of the young ladles attending the social enjoyed a dancing party at the P. J. Stafford home. Mrs. S. M. Braden entertained the members of her Bridge chib on Wed nesday afternoon In honor of her sis ter , Mrs. G. M. Culver of Chicago. The high score favor for the after noon went to Mrs. W. N. Huso. Mrs. Braden served a dainty lunch at 5 o'clock. Tuesday afternoon at the homo of Mrs. llowins a farewell was given for Mrs. Alberry , who is soon to leave for her new homo In Omaha , by the Ladles' Aid of the M. E. church. A beautiful souvenir spoon was given as n remembrance. The members and friends of St Johannes church enjoyed a lawn fes tlval on Wednesday evening. Ice cream and cake disappeared rapidly and the treasury was enriched by n neat sum. Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Burnham pleas antly entertained the West Side Whist club Thursday evening , complimentary to Dr. and Mrs. A. Bear of Richmond ' Va. Mr. and Mrs. G. D. Butterfleld' en tertalned a small company at dlnnei on Saturday evening to compllmenl Mrs. W. II. Bucholz of Omaha. The children of Trlnltv Sunday school enjoyed a picnic at Sprliu Branch on Wednesday. Personal. Miss Gwendolyn White cf Omaha l ! a week end guest in the home of Mr and Mrs. Burt Mapcs. Miss Whit * has a beautiful voice and will sing ii the Methodist church Sunday morning She will also organize a class in voca music while here. Miss White Is ! daughter of the late Ben White , win had many friends In Norfolk and the : will bo glad to meet and welcome hli daughter. Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Arnold o ) O'Nell visited on Wednesday am Thursday with Mr. and Mrs. Georg N. Beels. Miss Mellle Bridge went to Counci Bluffs Tuesday for a visit with friends Coming Events. Dr. and Mrs. P. II. Salter will glv a reception this evening to celebrat the golden wedding of the doctor' parents , Mr. and Mrs. G. B. Salter. Parker-Lynn. Dallas , S. D. , Aug. 26. Special t : The News : A very pretty weddln was solemnized here , In which R. F Parker , son of R. D. Parker of thi place , and Miss Harriet Lynn , daugl ter of Mr. "and Mrs. W. H. Lynn , als of Dallas , were united In matrlinon at the pretty home of the bride's pa : ents. It was a morning wedding. Th ceremony was performed at 8:3 : o'clock by the Rev. Blair Roberts < the Episcopal church. The young couple took the train i 11 o'clock for a short visit In Omali and Missouri , after which they wl go to Kansas City , where Mr. Park ( will complete his course In the ve erlimry college. Miss Lynn Is we mid favorably known In church at social circles here , and the groom an excellent young man of sterllr qualities. Both have a host of friem in the community. NOT TO END LIFE. Dakota Man Shot by His Brother W Recover from Wound. Beresford , S. D. , Aug. 26. Ro ) Young , who was shot by his brothe Merit Young , the latter then comm ting suicide , was brought to the Tc hey & Owen hospital here , where 1 passed ft fairly good night. The dc tors report no Indications of serlo results. The bullet Is located In t lower lobe of the right hand. It t W > -VTT * * I I q 11 * * veloped that Merit Young had been ntoxlcated on Wednesday afternoon , and durl'ig Wednesday night had driv en his family from their home. NO VACANT HOUSES. Every House In Norfolk Filled , People Search In Vain. If demand for dwelling houses Is a sign of prosperity , Norfolk Is In a lealtliy condition. There Isn't a IOUHO In the town to bo had and many icoplo nro searching Innlti for a ilaco to live. It Is thought many more leoplo would move1 to Norfolk If they ould find modern houses to live In. , Crelghton Shuts Out Valentine. Crclghtoii , Nob. , Aug. 2i. ( Special to I'hu News : Crelghton shut out Valeii- Ino here yesterday , 1 ! ! to 0. Dunaway 'or Crelghton pitched a great game. , allowing only two hits. FeatureH of ho game were homo run hits over .ho fence by Caley and Thompson. latteries : Crelghton , Dunaway and Cent ; Valentine , Grimes , Klrkland and Campbell. Umpire , Frank Hale. Winslde Defeats Norfolk. Wlnsido , Neb. , Aug. 26. Special to The News : Winslde defeated Norfolk ! iere yesterday In a fast game of ball , C to 2. Batteries : Norfolk , Wynkoop and Hoffman ; WInsldo , Fox and Ram- soy. Wynkoop struck out 8 and al lowed 8 hits. Fox struck out 12 and allowed 4 hits. WInsldo had 4 errors and Norfolk 11. Home runs by Fox and Cress. Crelghton Wins Games. Crelghton , Neb. , Aug. 26. Special to The News ; Crelghton beat Valentino tine at baseball Thursday , 3 to 2 , and beat Royal Wednesday , 8 to 3. T. R. FOR WILSON ? Colonel May Not Oppose Democrat If Taft IB Nominated. New York , Aug. 26. The Outlook , of which Theodore Roosevelt Is contrib uting editor , prints in Its current edi tion nn eulogy of Gov. Woodrow Wil son of New Jersey. Henry B. Nccdham , who when Col. Roosevelt was president , ranked as ono of the "official press agents of the administration , " Is the author of the article. New York politicians are wondering if there Is a political significance to this fact. Col. Roosevelt , since the defeat of his candidate for governor at the last election , Henry L. Stlmson , now a member of President Taft's official family , has refused to take any part in republican politics in this state. The man whom ho most bitterly denounced at Saratoga , William Barnes , jr. , is now chairman of the republican state committee , and If Roosevelt wants to go to the next national convention ho , will personally have to ask them for that honor. Commissioners' Proceedings. Madison , Neb. , Aug. 22 , 1911 , 1 p. m. Board met pursuant to adjournment. Present , Commissioners J. W. Fitch , Burr Taft and H. Sunderman. The minutes of the meeting of Aug. 7 , 1911 , were read and approved as read. read.On On motion the following bills against the county were allowed : Nebraska Culvert Co. , cul verts $ 79.20 Nebraska Culvert Co. , cul verts , road district No. 14. . 72.60 J. R. Luton , work , road dis trict No. 18 5.00 Chas. Parker , work , commis sioner district No. 3 26.00 Nebraska Culvert Co. , cul verts , road district No. 24. . 22.00 Brewer & Brown , bridge re sIS pairs 5.10 S. O. Davies , dragging roads , claimed $18 , allowed at commissioner - missioner district No. 1 12.6C E. O. Alyea , work , road dis trict No. 18 10.0C Martin Walter , work , road dis trict No. 3 3.2c Madison city , electric lights to August 2 , 1911 21.3C Loonan Lumber Co. , bridge lumber 89.5J f Loonan Lumber Co. , coal for jail 34.4E < Mallory & Jewett , meat for- pauper 8.6 ( Clarence Verden , wolf bounty 2.0 ( Charley Flster , road work , commissioner district No. 3 C.0 ( W. H. Pinney , draylng 1.5 ( Madison Hardware Co. , mer chandise for jail 123.8 * s Thos. Reigle , bridge work. . . . 5.7J Thos. Reigle , work , road dis trict No. 10 59.0 ( A. B. Lang , meals for pauper. 1.1 ! o II. Frlcke , Jr. , culvert , road 14 31.81 IS district No. ISi. L. E. Dudley , rent for election C.OI i.Is II. Frlcke , jr. , culvert , road Ish district No. 19 15.21 3O W. P. Kennedy , caring for booths S.5i iy iy.r Ed Harter , caring for election .r10 booths 18.0 30 A. E. Ward , plat book 5.0 30of Madison Star-Mall , printing for road district No. 19 2.2 at Chas. Sherlock , grading , com atm missioner district No. 3 21.5 ill Philip Reeg , work on bridges. C.O er Philip Reeg , work , road dis 3t- trict No. 15 10.0 Jos. Dlttrlck , repairs 29.7 ad Philip Reeg , work , road dis is trict No. 15 10.0 ng William Bates , canvassing ds election returns 5.0 J. E. Douglass , canvassing election returns . . . . ; 5.0 Fred II. Davis , canvassing election returns 5.0 ill Peter Emlg , work , road dis trict No. 24 58.2 SS C. S. Smith , salary and mile er , age 230.5 lit J. M. Smith , salary and board DO ing prisoners 176.2 DOho H. Frlcke , Jr. , culverts 35. : DC H. B. Allen , supplies 35.2 IDS H. Fricke , Jr. , grader blade. . . 8. ( he H. Frlcke , jr. , repairs 1 , ( ile- Philip Schwartz , work , road district No. 26 15.00 H. Taft. work , commissioner district No. 2 6.00 A. B. Robinson , work , road district No. 1 ! ! 11.00 H. Taft. assisting surveyor. . . 22.00 Fred Benson , rent for pauper 8.00 C. C. Crouch , work , commis sioner district No. 2 34.00 Geo. Good , work , commission er district No. 2 16.00 F. E. South , work , commis sioner district No. 2 C.OO Richard Wiuidell , work , com- mlsHloiier district No. 2. . . . 4.00 Ray Speeco , work , commis sioner district No. 2 31.00 Fred Byorly , work , commis sioner district No. 2 32.00 J. T. Moore , work , commis sioner district No. 2 38.50 Bennett Seymour , surveying. 28.00 J. W. Fitch , labor and mileage 56.50 J. W. Fitch , telephone tolls. . . .50 U. D. Mathews , delivering bal lots 20.00 H. Sunderman , labor and mile age 50.60 W. II. Field , fees , insanity cases , to be paid to witnesses 125.35 Pat Tierney , grading , commis sioner district No. 3 CC.OO Pat Tierney , grading , commis sioner district No. 3 66.00 Pat Tierney , grading , commis sioner district No. 3 90.00 Pat Tierney , grading , commis sioner district No. 3 90.00 H. B. Allen , supplies 49.00 W. II. Klrcheffer , constable and caring for booths 4.75 Western Bridge and Construc tion Co. , on contract 1,000.00 Western Bridge and Construc tion Co. , on contract 1,000.00 Western Bridge and Construc tion Co. , on contract 1,000.00 Western Bridge and Construc tion Co. , on contract 1,000.00 Western Bridge and Construc tion Co. , on contract 1,000.00 W. W. Stork , clerk of election and returns 6.60 V. W. Copeland , clerk of elec tion 4.00 Fred Schilling , judge of elec tion 4.00 Frank Wright , judge of elec tion 4.00 Frank Carson , judge of elec tion 4.00 Enola Hall Co. , rent for elec tion 2.00 W. W. Stork , caring for booths 2.00 C. C. Wilson , judge of elec tion and returns 11.00 R. F. McCallum , judge of elec tion 4.00 Leonard Brown , judge or elec tion 4.00 A. C. Williams , clerk of elec tion 4.00 C. S. Botsford , clerk of elec tion 4.00 W. W. Mills , constable 4.00 F. W. Colegrove , rent of hall. 4.00 F. W. Colegrove , care of booth 2.00 H. G. Ncidig , judge of election and returns 6.30 D. K. Robertson , judge of elec tion 4.00 Henry Werkmelster , judge of election 4.00 Guy Chapman , clerk of election - tion 4.00 George Dorr , clerk of election 4.00 C. II. Brake , clerk of election and returns 7.20 Harry Morris , clerk of election 4.00 E. C. Danes , judge of election 4.00 Joseph Roberts , Judge of elec tion 4.00 Carl Relche , judge of election 4.00 Fred Terry , caring for booths 2.00 School district No. 25 , rent. . . 3.00 W. S. Cunningham , judge of election 4.00 B. H. Mills , judge of election 4.00 H. S. Botsford , judge of elec tion and returns 12.00 G. W. Irving , clerk of election 4.00 C. H. Slbley , clerk of election 4.00 John Horrocks , judge of elec tion 4.00 i A. L. McCallum , judge of elec tion 4.00 i B. R. Palmer , Judge of election 4.00 i J. E. Mclntosh , clerk of elec tion 4.00 J. I. Grant , clerk of election and returns 8.10 L. P. Grant , care of booths. . . 2.00 School district No. 50 , rent. . . 3.00 Henry Massman , Judge of election 4.00 J. E. Rodekohr , Judge of elec tion 4.00 Frank S. Wright , Judge of election 4.00 Henry Neuwerk , clerk of elec tion 4.00 P. F. Zimmerman , clerk of election and returns , assign ed to F. A. Peterson 10.70 John Schacher , care of booths and rent 3.00 J. L. Grant , judge of election 4.00 F. II. Davis , judge of election 4.00 D. S. Llvinghouse , judge of election 4.00 A. E. Ward , clerk of election and returns 6.10 Fred Kessler , clerk of election 4.00 H. F. Barney , constable 2.00 Carl Knull , judge of election 4.00 Ernst Freudenberg , judge of election 4.0C O. A. Sunderman , judge of election and returns G.7C 0 Geo. E. Stork , clerk of elec tion 4.0C 0 O. T. Bostrom , clerk of elec tion 4.0 ( Dan Scheer , care of booths. . . 2.0 ( School district No. 15 , rent. . . 3.0 ( Wm. Brandt , Judge of election and returns 6.8 ( Joe Dieter , judge of election. . 4.0 ( Frank Gabelman , judge of election 4.0 ( Henry Wehenkle , clerk of election 4.0' ' William Rottler , clerk of elec tion 4.01 35 Nick Christiansen , care of booths 2.0' ' School district No. 19 , rent. . . 3.0' ' Ju Philip Sheets , judge of elec tion 4.0 00 Leroy Munger , judge of elec GO tion 4.0 ! James Brown , judge of elec- tlon 4.00 W. S. Crook , clerk of election and returns 12.00 Win. Jackson , clerk of election 4.00 M. L. Sullivan , care of booths 2.00 School district No. 21 , rent. . . 3.00 Chas. Letheby , Judge of elec tion and returns 8.70 A. G. Reed , Judge of election 1.00. B. F. Witt , Judge of election. . 1.00 [ A. T. Redman , clerk of elec tion 1.00 C. R. lllnman , clerk of election 4.00 Chris Brlnckman , constable. . 1.00 Chris Brlnckman , care of booths 2.00 M. J. Hughes , judge of elec tion and returns 11.00 A. E. Tiedgen , Judge of elec tion 4.00 Win. Dktrick Judge of elec tion 4.00 Charles Koctter , clerk of elec tion 4.00 James Hughes , clerk of elec tion 4.00 John Hughes , care of booths. 4.00 School district No. 23 , rent. . 3.00 Fred Schulz , Judge of election and returns 9.GO Emll Mooller , Judge of election G.OO W. II. Widaman , judge of elec tion 6.00 John Schelly , clerk of election 6.00 C. C. Gow , clerk of election. . . C.OO Peter Bussey , judge of elec tion and returns 8.40 L. L. Low , Judge of election 4.00 John Dlnkel , judge of election 4.00 John Ledercr , clerk of elec tion 4.00 P. II. Ingoldsby , clerk of elec tion 4.00 J. II. Massman , caring for booths 2.00 School district No. 73 , rent. . . 3.00 S. D. Wells , judge of election and returns 6.10 S. M. Dowllng , judge of elec tion 4.00 Emil Moehnert , judge of elec tion 4.00 Ross Nichols , clerk of election 4.00 John Wakeley , clerk of elec tion 4.00 J. L. Rynearson , judge of elec tion 4.00 Willis King , judge of election and returns 6.10 Fred Zessln , judge of election 4.00 Wm. Isonhower , clerk of elec tion 4.00 Mark O'Shea , clerk of election 4.00 Wm. Brogan , Judge of election 4.00 Wm. Erskino , judge of election 4.00 Lewis Ullry , Judge of election 4.00 J. H. B. Wagner , clerk of elec tion and returns 12.20 Julius Glandt , clerk of election 4.00 Julius Glandt , care of booths 2.00 School district No. 27 , rent. . . 3.00 L. C. Bonner , judge of elec tion 4.00 Oscar Reeves , judge of elec tion 4.00 Pat Finnegan , judge of elec tion 4.00 W. R. Martin , clerk of election and returns 7.20 Thos. Lestina , jr. , clerk of election 4.00 W. R. Martin , care of booths 2.00 School district No. 28 , rent. . 3.00 August Brummund , judge of election and returns 7.60 C. H. Krahn , judge of election 4.00 H. J. Graves , judge of election 4.00 Jack Koenlgstein , clerk of election 4.00 Paul Zuelow , clerk of election 4.00 W. R. Beswick , judge of elec tion and returns 7.60 August Kaun , judge of elec tion 4.00 T. V. Norvel , judge of election 4.00 August Steffen , clerk of elec tion 4.00 Frank Tracy , clerk of election 4.00 Adam Soip , clerk of election. . 4.00 Peter Classen , clerk of elec tion 4.00 Bernard Hassman , judge of election 4.00 J. M. Leffler , Judge of election 4.00 C. D. Jenkins , judge of elec- tlon and returns 7.10 C. D. Jenkins , care of booths 2.00 School district No. 30 , rent. . . 3.00 A. C. Cunningham , judge of election 4.00 M. G. Doerlng , Judge of elec tion and returns 10.70 J. S. Miller , judge of election. 4.00 G. C. Bennlng , clerk of elec tion 4.00 Chas. A. Martin , clerk of elec tion 4.00 Chas. M. Lambert , care of bootlm 2.00 W. G. Flint , Judge of election and returns 7.80 L. C. Hepperly , judge of elec tion 4.00 W. F. F. Winter , Judge of elec tion 4.00 J. Roy Carter , clerk of elec tion 4.00 Otto Zuelow , clerk of election 4.00 Matt Schaffer , jr. , clerk of election and returns 7.70 R. M. Fraser , clerk of election 4.00 F. W. Koerber , judge of elec tion 4.00 E. R. Taylor , judge of election 4.00 H. T. Donner , judge of elec tion 4.00 On motion board adjourned to meel Sept. 12 , 1911 , at 1 p. m. S. R. McFarland , County Clerk. WINNER MAN ARRESTED Harvey Deuval , Chairman of County Committee , Gets In Quarrel. Colomo , S. D. , Aug. 2G. Special tc The News : Harvey Deuval of Win ner , chairman of the Trlpp count ) republican central committee , was ar rested hero Thursday evening bj Marshal Holbrook for disturbing the peace and disorderly conduct. Deuval went to the postodlce Thurs day evening and asked Lehmburg t < retract the statement ttiat Ho ha < asked for money for his endorsement This Lohmburg refused to do am Deuv.il made some strong threats ate to what ho would do to him. Mrs Lehmburg , who was In the olllce , sc cured the ofllco artillery and threat jened to make short work of the in trmler if ho did not vacate. Deuval did not scorn to be much alarmed and told her ho ate such articles for breakfast. The marshal , appearing about this time , saved her the trouble of taking n shot at the gentleman from Winner , and saved him from eating the gun. He entered a plea of not guilty and gino bonds for hlH up pi-annieo before Squire Blakkolb Mon day foienooii. Mndlson Methodist Brotherhood , Madison , Neb , Aug. 26. Special to The News : Rev. V. M. Drullncr , pas- lor , UHHlsti'd by Drs. Ray of Columbus , Dawson of Omaha and Tlndall of Nor folk , organized a Methodist brother- Hood. The meeting occurred In the church parlors. At S o'clock last evening - ing occurred the IIrat annual banquet of the brotherhood. Covers were spread for 1115 brothers. The menu consisted of three courses served by the ladles aid society of the M. R church In the beautiful church parlors recently completed. Following a delightful musical pro gram William M. Darlington as toastmaster - master In a pleasing and appropriate manner announced the following toasts : "Is Religion a Man's Job , " by A. S. Miller ; "What Some Men Have Done for Religion , " Dr. C. W. Ray of Columbus ; "Why Some Men do Not Attend Church , " Willis E. Reed of Madison ; "Tho Distinction Between a Mob and an Army , " Dr. C. N. Dawson of Omaha ; "The Kind of Preacher I Like , " Ex-Senator William V. Allen of Madison ; "Tho Kind of Laymen 1 Like , " Dr. D. K. Tlndall of Norfolk ; "The Ladles' Aid Society , " Rev. F. M. Drullner of Madison. The Ewlng Chautauciua. Ewing , Neb. , Aug. 26. Special to The News ; The Ewing chautauq.ua , which started here Thursday under weather conditions anything but fa vorable , is at this writing giving prom ise of assureu success. Over 300 sea son tickets have been sold , which , added to the dally gate receipts , places the business end of the proposition entirely beyond the question of con jecture. Yesterday afternoon and last night the audience present numbered about 500 , with every assurance that today and Sunday even these llgures will bo greatly augmented. The pro gram as rendered Thursday and yes- erday was of a high order of excel- dice and gave perfect satisfaction , he program Sunday includes a union neetlng to be addressed by Rev. " "ather Hose of the Catholic church , vho as a minister of the gospel is very popular and will naturally attract n arge audience. The Ruthven MacDonald - Donald Concert Co.'and Alton Pack- rd , the cartoonist and humorist , held L own the boards last night and were imply immense. SWAT THE SAND FLY , TOO. < ansas Professor Finds Hook Worm Germs On Its Feet. Topeka , Kan. , Aug. 26. Believing hat the little sand fly Is responsible j or the spread of the dread disease j ) ellagra , of which there are now a L lozen cases recorded in the state , Prof. S. J. Hunter of the bacteriological dc- lartment of Kansas state university oday dispatched four expert bacteriol ogists on motor cycles to collect speci mens of the fly for further examlna- ton. Prof. Hunter evolved his theory torn an examination of larvae of the fly found in a swamp near Ottawa. A Crazed Negro Kllsl Fremonter. Fremont , Neb. , Aug. 26. Charles Wall , civil war veteran and proprietor of the Midland rooming house on i Third street between Main and Park vas shot and almost instantly killed at 9 o'clock p. m. by Hairy Earl , a negro. A fancied grievance caused he negro to fire the fatal shots. Run nlng up the street after the tragedy Earl rushed into the city hall , threw ho revolver onto the table before Desk Sergeant Tuttle and gave him. self up. Answers he made to qiies Ions of the police and County Attor ney Cook indicate he Is mentally off. So far as is known to the author ! , les there was no witness to the mur der , though many people were In the street outside the little rooming house and heard the crack , crack of Earl's revolver. When the details of the grewsome murder became known Earl was load ed into an automobile and taken oul into the iiorth part of town so that nc demonstration would be made by the excited and angered crowd that gath ered at the Midland. Desk Sergeanl Tuttle , Chief of Police Peterson , Sher iff Bauman , Deputy Sheriff Condlt ant County Attorney Cook were In th ( car. They took the frightened negn by a roundabout route to Sheriff Bau man's home , where they put bin through the third degree. Earl frankly confessed the murde : and laughed while he told the story o the revolting crime. "He did my brother dirt while hi was sick there and besides ho wa : against Johnson In the Jeffries-John son fight. " That Is the only excusi Earl offered for taking the life of thi old war veteran. Neighbors Meddle With This Family Madison , Neb. , Aug. 26. Special t The News : The case of the state o Nebraska vs. George Stevens am Augusta Stevens was commenced be fore County Judge Bates and contlr ued after several witnesses were ei amincd until a future date. Mr. and Mrs. George Stevens o Norfolk were arrested and brought be fore the county Judge on complaint c Edith Schultz , a sister. of Mrs. Stevens the information charging that the d < fendants are the parents of an Infar baby boy 2 months of ago ; that th child Is being neglected , mlstreate and starved and unless action is take by the court the child will die as result of Its treatment. The petltlo further states that complainant hn offered to take care of the baby hi that the father refuses to allow ante - to assist. The chief witness fc ithe prosecution was the father of Mr S'OVCIIB ' , Herman Spieling. It seems that Mr. Splerlug and Mrs. Schultz , the fathir and sinter of Mrs. Stevens , objected to the marriage of Stevens and that there has been considerable Interference on the part of neighbors. William V. Allen represented the de fense and M. 11. Foster the prosecu tion. tion.Tho The estate of the late Charles Schrain of Norfolk wa admitted to probate today and Mrs. Minnie Sehram , widow , and 12. A. Schram , son of the deceased , appointed admin istratrix and administrator. SATURDAY SIFTINGS. S. H. Grant returned from u week's visit with his son at Emorlck. F. E. Morrow of Central City was lioro visiting with M. E. Crosier. W. F. Ahlman went to Uloomllold for a few days' visit with friends. Mr. and Mrs. George Carty of Chad- ron nro hcio visiting with the August Raasch family. Miss Helen Maylard Is In Madison for a brief visit with Mr. and Mrs. George Davenport. Mrs. James Maloney of Omaha Is In the city visiting with her daughter , Mrs. O. 3. O'Nell. Miss Carrie Thompson has gone to Newman Grove , where she will teach In the high school this year. Miss Edith Bechol of Fairfax , who Is.on her way to Wayne normal , stepped - pod for a visit at the home of L. O. Llzcr. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Klnney and Mrs. Joseph Pliant went to Omaha In an automobile to spend a few days' visit with relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Blttner and fain- ily and Mr. and Mrs. Cadel Christian sen wore here visiting with Mr. and Mrs. C. P. Christiansen. Misses Eliza Filter and Martha Brummund have gone to Crelghton and Bazlle Mills to. spend a week or ten days visiting with relatives and friends. Mrs. Otis LeRoque of Omaha , who lias been here visiting with her sister , Mrs. William Ahlman , has returned to "her home. She leaves in a few days for an extended visit on the western coast. Miss Ricka Gettlngcr has resigned her position as bookkeeper In the Fair store. Ex-Capt. Gllssman of the Norfolk ball team was on second base for the Norfolk team at Wlnsido Friday after- no no. J. S. Jackson , formerly of Norfolk but now of Kansas City , is expected in the city In about two weeks for a visit with friends. The 3-weeks-old infant of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Horst , farmers living on the Ernest Zutz farm north of this city , died Friday morning. Jay Ilight , who last week sustained a fractured arm as the result of falling from a horse , Is now able to be up and enjoy visits to the city. Catcher Hoffman of the Norfolk team went to Crelghton to play In an outfield position with the Crelghton team In Saturday afternoon's game. High school football players are al ready inflating the pigskin with the aid of automobile pumps and getting ready for the football season which will open in this city next month. The ball game Sunday afternoon be tween Norfolk and Atkinson on the driving park diamond will bo a fast one. Atkinson is said to have "plug ged up" somewhat and are coming to win. win.The The rope bell signal , used to bring r the horses from their stalls at the lire station has been cast away and , an automatic bell connecting with the signal in the station oftice has been installed. A. B. Dillon , deputy grand master Workman of the A. O. U. W. , in Ne , braska , has decided to move to Nor folk from Ainsworth. Mr. Dillon has rented a W. R. Beswick house on South Eleventh street. A number of Norfolk auto drivers may enter the county fair races at Madison. Frank Masslck Is consider ' ing it. The first prize will be $100 , second prize $25. The race is to be five miles long. There are no limita tions on cars. N. A. Rninbolt , who Is enjoying a fishing trip at Lake Andes , S. D. writes home that the fishing is better than he ever dreamed fishing could be He tells of catching more than fifty bass in one day , all of them more than four pounds in weight Louis , the 5-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. John King , Is suffering from n largo cut on his leg as the result oi being run down by a small wagon o pulled by some playmates. Twc o stitches were taken In the wound and the youngster Is getting along well. The 6-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Chamberlain succeeded Ir swallowing a large button last even ing. A physician has not yet beer able to rPinove It. The button , says the physician , Is larger than a twenty five cent piece and two and a hal : times as thick. He Is at a loss to ex plain how the child was able to swal low it. It is barely possible that "Chick1 Evans , the noted golf player of Chicago cage , who recently made a mark ii European tournaments , may come t < Norfolk this summer for a few days Ho has v/rltten Lloyd Pasowalk , hii college fraternity brother , that IK would like to come out here to res up , as no has been ill since comlni home from England. Looking forward to the time whei an alfalfa mill will be established Ii Norfolk , Ernest Raasch put In eight ; acres of nlfalfa on his farm west o this city. This Is the largest field o alfalfa In the county. Mr. Raasch re ports that ho has received many lei ters from Iowa parties who want t buy alfalfa by the carload. "There 1 a great demand for alfalfa , " he says. in Pitcher Kingdon , who twirled fo is Tllden against Norfolk on the drlvln lit park diamond some time ago and late iy for Norfolk against Pierce , Is gettln ors. Into the limelight. Kingdon was plcl s. cd up by the Fremont state leagu team and IIMH won cu'ry game oxce.pt DUO HO far pitched. The oxctiptlon was the tlo game 1 to I \\ltli drain ! Island. It Is icpoitod that Pa llourko ! if the Omaha Wi-ntem League team ms taken Klugdon up for a trial. .lust IIH hamtmimo an over , gold- rowlied teeth and big , tthliu < \ eyet ) gleaming In their dusky sett Inn , I'ran- CH Gordon , for yean * a resident or Norfolk and ono of four remaining hlldreti of the first colored famlh that ' \or HUH ! In Norfolk , was lm < It In own Saturday , \lsltlng old friends With her WUH her brother , llert ( lor Ion , JIIHI from Detroit. They both left for Dallas , W. D. , where they'll open u esluunmt during the forthcoming and rush. Frances IB now employed n ( lie homo of Mr. and .Mrn. Frank arkHon at Dalian. .1. C. SchulU returned to Norfolk 'mm Abotdocii , S. D.hore ho retorts - torts ho will now make his future lome. Mr Sehultzlll truvol for the Morrlll Packing company of Sioux [ 'alls. Ho will open a now territory or his Ilviu In South Dakota. Mr. Scliultz leaves Norfolk with many ro- grots. ' 'I was Just getting well nc- limlntcd and everyone- here wan treatIng - Ing us lino. Wo llko Norfolk , but the move wan necessary. " R. H. MeKln- ney will icnt the pluco vacated by Mr. Schultz on the corner of Madison av enue and Tenth street. Saliim Journal : When a number of ! the Shrlners were In Rochester , N. Y. , attending the national meeting recent ly they saw the Rov. W. R. McKIm , son of Mrs. Jennie McKIm of South Eighth street and former rector of Christ cathedral. The Rov. Mr. McKIm has many warm friends In Sallnu who will bo glad to hoar of him and learn that he Is doing well , Is happy and In excellent health. Ho Is rector of the Episcopal church at Onolda , N. Y. , about eighty miles from Rochester , and was on his way to Buffalo , but stopped off to see the Sallnu Masons. Ho had dinner with E. W. Ober , visited with George Meyer , Edmund Armstrong and many other Snllna men. When Mr. McKim riade Salina his home ho wan a member of the Masonic orders , and the Knights of Pythias. He la an elo quent speaker and was very generous with Ills talent while living here. A Birthday Party. A party was given by Mrs. W. Rlckcr In her new homo on Hlnlno street. Fri day afternoon , the occasion being her "birthday. Quito a number of ladies were present and enjoyed a bountiful supper served by Mrs. Rlcko , who was assisted 'jy Mrs. E. Hraun and Mrs. R. Thlel. A very pleasant time was spent. South Side News. Miles Case and son George left for Chadron on No. I ! last evening on re ceiving word that Mrs. Frank Clark , formerly Miss Elsie Case , was very 111. Mrs. Clark returned home yesterday from Hot Springs , S. D. , where she had been visiting the past two weeks. Farmer Cut Up In a Mowing Machine. Niobrara , Neb. , Aug. 26. Special to The News : Joseph Kurka , a farmer living about two miles south of hero , was badly Injured In a runaway. The team was hitched to a mowing ma chine when the accident occurred. One arm was badly torn and a llttlo finger taken off. A large piece of flesh was torn from one hip. The pa tient Is doing well considering his ad vanced years. Interest in Golf Matches. Next Tuesday will be a great day on the Country club golf links. It will bo qualifying day for the Mayer cup tournament and every golfer Is ex pected to get out. This cup is offered for the winner of an open tournament , no handicaps. The sixteen players who make the best scores Tuesday will enter the first round of the tournament. As this is the first open tournament , without handicaps , to ba played for a cup , the matches are expected to bo eagerly fought. The fourth round of the Burton cup play will be finished tomorrow and then drawings will be made for the semi-finals. The semi-finals and finals are to be eighteen hole events. , The first round of the directors' cup tournament has been played and the , second round Is In progress. Apple Orchards Here Are Great. "There are apple orchards In the vicinity of Norfolk that cannot bo excelled - celled for yield , anywhere in the world. " This was the surprising statement made at the Ad club meeting last night , on authority of Mr. Evans , of the Evans Fruit company , who have recently Installed a wholesale house In this city. W. H. Blakeman , presi dent of the Ad club , has been driving about the country with Mr. Evans , pointing out orchards , and amazing crops have been found. There is said to be absolutely no market for these fine apples save that created by the Evans company In the territory north and west of Norfolk. Boost Home Industries. In the course of the evening's dis cussion , it was suggested that ono of the most effective ways of boosting Norfolk would bo to speak a word of encouragement now and then to people ple starting new Industries In the city. "Get chummy with Norfolk's new busi ness firms. Call on them. Make them feel we're glad they're here. " This seemed to be the sentiment. Buy an Ad Club Button. The Ad club has 250 clever llttlo buttons , destined to create Interest In Norfolk , which nro to bo put on sale by members of the club. The buttons sell for $1 each and the profits will go toward pulling the club out of debt. Everybody wearing an "Ask Mo" but ton has contributed $1 to the club's support. Push the Paving. The West Norfolk avcnuo paving pe tition will bo further pushed by the Ad club. There remains but C20 feet frontage to assure the paving.