Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922, January 02, 1910, Page 3, Image 3
THE OMAHA SUNDAY REE: JANUARY 2, 1910. Nebraska JtSI Lllvt Bll.S IN A RIG state Normal Board to Be Well Cared 1 for nn Its Junket. i 1 THANKS TO MR. LUDDEN'S PLEaJ A ! Every Krbraikn City to D Visited Will F.ntrrtnln tbe Members j with the I (moat tun-sldcratlon. (From a Staff Correspondent.) I LINCOLN, Jan. 1. (Special. )-N. P. Mc- tonall, member of the State Normal jPoard, will be unable to visit all the town I acklng for the new normal school aa he la j engaged In a law suit, whirl! compels his attendance In tho supreme court next Thursduy. On tho other side of the cane la the firm of Hougland & Hongland. Thla firm ami Mr. McDonald filed motions In the court for a continuance, but the court refused to change its calendar. Yesterday the court Hi nt for Luther I'. Ludden, secretary to the hoard and he made an affidavit tl at the Itinerary of the normal Ijoard hud been mapped out before the case had been set In the supreme court, but even that 4) failed to change the date of the argument in the case. The court did agree to wait until Saturday to hear Mr. McDonald, but as that would give him very little more time he will visit one or two towns and then hike for Lincoln to be here Thurs day. Ballot (or Location. Secretary Ludden has prepared the ballots for the UHe of the board In selecting the location of the school and it has printed u,i It the following towns: Alnaworth, Alliance, Chadron, Crawford, Gordon and Kushvllle. How many votes the first place on the ticket la worth haa not yet ben estimated. ' j O'Neill Is not on the ballot, though rep resentatives of that town have asked for a hearing and have said a proposition would be filed, but an far the papers have not rcauhed this board. Whether the sec retary of the defunct board has the papers, this board does not know. The board docs not expect to settle the location of the school on this trip, but It pcislbly may do so when it meets again In Lincoln next Monday, following the junket Secretary Ludden has received from all the towns except Rushvllle the programs to be carried out. These programs were prepared by local committees. They fol low: ALLIANCE, MONDAY, JAN. S. Arrive at Alliance at 12:25. mountain time. If train Ih on time, take luncheon with local committee. If train la late, take luncheon on train. Headquarters at Alli ance, Hotel Drake. Committee says: "New modern brick hotel, with steam heat, baths, fire escapes, nine-foot sheets and all modern conveniences except a bar. After luncheon view the eighty-acre tracts offered. C p. m. Dinner Hotel Alliance. (No wines or liquors nerved.) Invocation, Rev. J. L. Vallow. After din ner Alliance will briefly present its case to the board in short speeches and docu mentary evidence. Introductory, Ira E. Tash, president of Commercial club. "Western Nebraska, Its Future Develop ment," R. M. Humpton. 'VMIiance, its Moral and Religious At- mhero, Rev. W. L. McNnmara. House, Hotel and Office Furniture asa R6 HflRO & W I L HE L M stlIs Two Big Selling Events For January For These Annual Sales of Lace Curtains and Furniture We plan months in advance, manufacturers and importers are sought for their most desirable samples and drop patterns. The qualities and styles must be the Best the price is a last consideration that, however, remains staple, except on purchases of this character when discounts vary according to quantities purchased, fortunate for patrons of these sales that we are able to purchase quantity sufficient to secure the maximum of discount. We are, therefore, able to offer almost astounding values. Read below of the bargains these January sales offer, come see the goods and be convinced of the sterling quantities and values: Territory," Senator L. L. Statistics," Prof. D. W. tributary Raymond. "Educational Hayes. MuhIc by tho Alliance High School Or chestra. The board will then be escorted to tholr hotel and required to retire not later than 8:30 p. m. A speriul guide has been provided for ach member aa follows: Member and chaperone: II. M. Childs, S. K. Warrick. Dr. Bart L. Shellhorn, Oconee L. Griggs. Rev. L. T. Ludden, D. D., W. W. Norton. N. P. McDonald, Ira E. Tash. L. Q. Hrlan, F. E. Reddish. K. C. Bishop, I). V. Hayes. J. J. Tooley, Mayor F. W. Harris. CRAWFORD, TUESDAY, JAN. 4. Arrive at 6:62 a. 111. Messrs. Chase and Relmund will meet the board at Alliance. Breakfast at dale City hotel. 9 to 10 a. m. Visit the proposed sites. 10 a. in. to 12 m. Visit Fort Robinson and other points of interest. 1:30 p. in. Dinner. 2:30 to 4 p. m. Presenting of Crawford's claim to be followed by five-minute talks by the members of the board on topics as ulgned by the local committee. " 'Possum from the Viewpoint of the White Man," Rev. L. P. Ludden, D. D. "Kiluctitlon as a Factor in Business," H. M. Child. "The Influence of an Educational Insti tution In a Town," N. P. McDonald. "Putlence vs. Patients," Dr. Bart L. Shcllhorn. "How I Like It as Far as I Have Gone," J. J. Tooley. "My Impression of Northwest Ne braska, " L. (1. Brian. "The March of Education in Nebraska," l'V U. Bishop. CHADRON, JANUARY 4. Arrive at 6 p. in. Board properly cared for over iiiKht. Wednesday morning, January 5. . 10 a. r.i. Visit the proposed Bite for normal. 12:30 p. ni. Dinner. 2:30 p. in. Public meeting. Chadron Dre- eiittng her claims for the new normal. Short addresses also by representative urn Printed documentary evidence pre- eiiieu. , RUSHVILLE. JANUARY 6. Arrive at 7:30 p. in. ( Prngrum for Rushvllle not yet re qelvod.) GORDON, JANUARY 9. Arrive at 8:03 p. m. Thursday. Members of the board cared for at pri vate homes for the night. Friday morning;, January 7. 10 a. m. VlKltlnif' the proposed eighty acres. 12:30 p. 111. Dinner. 2 p. in. Public meeting. Gordon will present her claims for the normal, AINS WORTH, JANUARY 8. Arrive at 12:30 a. m. Saturday. The board to be cared for by members of the local committee. 10 a. m. Visit the proposed sites. 12 m. Luncheon with local committee at their residences. 2 p. in. Special ride la the country. 0 p. m. Dinner. 7:30 p. in Public meeting In Rising's hall. Ainsworth presents her claims for the normal. LHCE CURTAINS $1.50 Swiss and Novelty Lace Curtains, the kind used for bed rooms great value, new patterns, also Nov elty Net Curtains, per pair 95t2 $2.00 Swiss Curtains, Novelty Net Curtains, Notting ham Lace Curtains, Scrim Curtains, per pair, 1.33 $3.50 Novelty Net Curtains, Arab color, Irish Point Curtains, Arabian Curtains, Madras Curtains, per pair $1.89 $4.75 Cluny Curtains, Irish Point Curtains, Novelty Arab Curtains, Madras Curtains, per pair $2.75 $5.75 Arabian Lace Curtains, Cluny Lace Curtains, Scrim Lace Curtains and Irish Foint Lace Curtain, per pair $3.45 $6.50 Duchess Lace Curtains, Arabian Lace Curtains, Brussels Net Lace Curtains, Scrim Lace Curtains, per pair ' $4.65 $7.50 Brussels Net Lace Curtains, Duchess Lace Cur tains, Fancy Scrim Curtains, Cluny Lace Curtains, Arabian Lace Curtains, per pair S5.90 $10.00 Duchess Net Lace Curtains, Fancy Scrim Cur tains, Cluny Laco Curtains, Novelty Net Lace Cur tains, Arabian Lace Curtains, per pair $7.95 $13.75 Saxony Brussels Lace Curtains, Point de Venice Lace Curtains, Cluny Lace Curtains, Duchess Lace Curtains, Hand Made Arabian Lace Curtains, per pair $9.40 $16.50 Duchess Lace Curtains, Point de Arab Curtains. Double Thread Brussels Lace Curtains, Hand Made Arabian Lace Curtains, Cluny Lace Curtains, per Pair $11.75 $23.00 Extra Heavy Hand Made Lace Curtains, Duchess Lace Curtains, Saxony Brussels Lace Curtains, Cluny Lace Curtains, per pair $14.75 Fancy Nets In Novelty Weaves, also with insertion and edge, worth up to 35c per yard, 12 designs, special, per yard 10 50c Fancy Net from 30 to 45 Inches wide, In white and Arab color, good new designs, 15 styles from which to select, special, yard 29 75c New Novelty Net and Madras for Curtains, 50 in. wide, very newest In net for Curtains, in Arab colors and cream, special, yard 43 95c Fancy Filet Net, also Bungalow net In new patterns. In Filet patterns, Mission patterns, also all over de signs, white and Arab, special, yard 57 $1.35 Fancy Net, Imported designs, in Arab, Ivory and white colors, jour choice of 9 styles, special, jd.S9? $2.00 Filet Net, In the correct Fifet designs, newest In net patterns, all bought for this sale, special, per yard $1.13 $10.00 Bonne Femme Curtains, to close all we have, valued up to $10.00 each; white and Arab, 30 to 4 8 Inches wide, your choice, each $1.35 $12.50 to $15.00 Bonno Femme Curtains, to close, white and Arab, 52 to 72 inches wide, your choice, at, each $1.89 Remnant Day, Friday, January 7th, when we will sell all remnants and odd curtains to close regardless of cost. 25c Swiss, 36 Inches wide, new styles, per yard.,14 30c Grenadine, 30 in. wide, white only, 42-lnch Scrim in white, Ivory, Arab colors, new plaid Swiss, regular value 35c, special, yard , . . . , 19 50c Madras In white and cream, also colored, 42 inchea wide, 45 inch Swiss imported, regular value 50c to COc yard, special, yard 29c" 75c Madras in white, cream, 42 Inches wide, embroid ered Swiss, per yard ... 43 Remember, Friday, January 7th is Remnant Day all odd curtains and remnants of all kinds must be closed out on that day regardless of cost. FURNITURE SALE "We secured for this sale tho entire show room sample lines of Dressers, Chiffoniers, Dress ing Tables and Somnoca of oue of Michigan's foremost manufacturers. This is a high grade line of goods in genuine mahogany dark finish, also Toona mahogany, bird's-eye maple and quartersawed golden oak. These goods were purchased so that we can offer them in this sale at one-third less than regular. Note some of the bargains: BRIS-HBRie n Bronze Figure 2 lights 27 inches high $15.00-Special 7.50 Bronze Figure 2 lights 24 inches high $12.50 Special . . .' $6.25 Bronze Figure 2 lights 22 inches high $12.75-Special $6.25 Bronze Figure 2 lights 24 inches high $13.50-Special $6.75 Bronze Figure 2 lights 23 inches high $13.50 Special $6.75 Bronze Figure 2 lights 22 inches high $13.50-Special $6.75 Bronze Figure 2 lights 24 inches, high ' $12.50-Special $6.25 Bronze Figure 2 lights 21 inches high $12.50-Special v .$6.25 Bronze Figure 3 lights 27 inches high $22.50-Special .'. $11.25 Bronze Figure 2 bunches of grapes 27 inches high $59.00 Special $29.50 Bronze Figure 5 lights 36 inches high $69.00-Special $34.50 Bronze Arab on Camel 27 inches high 2 lights-$42.50-Special $21.75 Gold and Glass regular value $97.50 as is $19.50 Verd Green Lamp regular value $G7.50 as is $19.50 Verd Green Lamp regular value $37.50 as is , $5.00 Verd Green Lamp regular value $19.50 for S9.50 Dozens of smaller lamps and lamp laces for gas and electric your choice, each 95c Odd Bric-a-Brac at V4 Va and V2 off regular prices. $27.00 Golden Oak Dresser, special, at $18.00 $25.00 Golden Oak Chiffonier at $17.00 $21.00 Golden Oa Dressing Table, at $14.00 $42.00 Golden Oak Dresser at $28.50 $36.00 Princess Dresser, golden oak at $2 4.00 $40.00 Golden Oak Chiffonier -- at $27.00 $29.00 Golden Oak Dressing Table, at 1 $19.50 $54.00 Golden Oak Dresser at $37.00 $50.00 Golden Oak Chiffonier . at $33.50 $25.00 Golden Oak Dressing Table, at $17.00 $29.00 Dark Mahogany Dresser $19.50 $27.00 Dark Mahogany Chiffonier. at $18.00 $23.00 Dark Mahogany Dressing Table $15.50 $38.00 Dark Mahogany Princess Dresser $25.50 $4 2.00 Dark Mahogany Chiffonier, at $28.00 $31.00 Dark Mahogany Dressing Table $20.00 $44.00 Dark Mahogany Dresser at $30.00 $38.00 Dark Mahogany Princess Dresser $25.50 $42.00 Dark Mahogany Chiffonier, at $28.50 $31.00 Dark Mahogany Dressing Table . .$20.00 $44.00 Toona Mahogany Dresser at $30.00 $38.00 Toona Mahogany Princess Dresser $25.50 $42 Toona Mahog. Chiffonier, $28 $29.00 Bird's-eye Maple Dresser t $19.50 $27.00 Bird's-eye Maple Chiffonier, at $18.00 $23.00 Bird's-eye Maple Dressing Table $15.50 $44.00 Bird's-eye Maple Dresser at .$30.00 $38.00 Bird's-eye Princess DreBser, at $25.50 $42.00 Bird's-eye Maple'Chiffonlor, at $28.00 $31.00 Bird's-eye Maple Dressing Table $20.00 $34.00 Bird's-eye Maple Dresser at $22.50 $32.00 Bird's-eye Maple Chiffonier, at $21.00 $15.00 Bird's-eye Maple Soninoe at $10.00 $15.00 Dark Mahogany Somnoe at $10.00 $13 Golden Oak Somnoe. . .$8.75 Prelty Parlor Pieces A manufacturer's surplus stock and sam ple line, purchased for this sale. All new .this season's goods. You can save a third . or more. Three-piece suite, (like illustration) mahogany finish, upholstered in loose silk velour cushion J seat, or, geunine leather spring seats. Regular selling price $57.00, January Sale Price for the three pieces $38.50 KITCHEN cabinets " i Special (Clearing Sale of Prop Pa"erns in Rugs Monday morJllng we place on sale our entire lines of drop patterns of different grades and sizes of Rugs among this lot are about 300 to 400 room sizes, the greater part will be sold at very much less than the actual cost to manufacture. See list of few sizes and prices belov: , $10.00 9x12 Boudoir Rug for $5.00 $12.50 9x12 American Fiber Rug for $7.50 $12.50 9x12 Prisllla Fiber Rug ..." $G.50 $15.40 6-3x9-10 Ideal Rug for $7.50 $12.25 6-9x8-3 Ideal Rug for $6.50 $30.00 9x9 Imperial Smyrna Rug for $18.00 $19.50 8-3x10-6 Kelto Rug for $12.00 $27.50 7-6x10-6 Imperial Rug for $15.00 $32.00 7-6x10-6 Eagle Rug for $15.00 $8.75 8-3x10-6 Fiber Rug for $6.50 $10.50 8-310-6 Fiber Rug for $6.50 $19.75 7-6x10-6 Pilgrim Rug for $11.00 $17.00 7-6x10-6 Martha Washington Rug. . . .$11.00 $24.50 7-6x10-6 Ruglln for $15.00 $10.50 7-6x10-6 Old Homestead Rug '. $7.50 $8.25 4-6x7-6 Kelto Rug $4.75 $21.00 4-6x7-6 French Wilton Rug $10.00 $8.00 4x7 Ideal Rug ... $5.00 $25.00 9x12 Velvet. Rug $15.95 $37.00 9x12 Wilton Rug $25.00 $42.50 9x12 Wilton Rug . . . .' $23.00 $65.00 9x12 Kashan Seamless Rug $47.50 $50.00 8-3x10-6 Hartford Saxony $30.00 $33.00 9x12 Body Brussels Rug $22.50 35.00 Wilton Rug for $25.00 $55.00 10-6x12 Wilton Rug for $37.50 $24.00 10-G12 Wilton Rug $30.00 $21.00 10-6x12 Brussels Rug $16.75 $18.00 12x12 Shlrvan Rug for $9.75 $45.00 12x12 Wegamo Rug $22.50 $43.50 12x15 Smith Axmlnster Rug $22.50 $70.00 12-9x14-6 Wilton Rug $47.50 $31.00 9x12 Seamless Wilton Rug -$27.50 $21.00 8-3x10-6 Axmlnster Rug .$16.75 $30.00 9x12 Beattle Wilton $19.50 $27.50 9x12 Sanford .Axmlnster Rug $19.50 $10.50 8-8x11-3 Brussels $7.95 $18.00 9x11 Velvet Rug i. $12.95 $13.50 9x12 Shlrvan Rug '. $8.50 $13.75 9x12 Bresmer Rug $9.00 $23.50 9x12 Martha Washington Rug $14.50 $27.50 9x12 Smyrna Rug $15.00 $34.00 9x12 Smyrna Rug $20.00 $27.00 9x12 Semmol Rug $16.00 $22.00 9x12 Negorns Rug t $18.00 $39.50 8-3x10-6 Wilton Rug $27.50 $40.00 8-3x10-6 Wilton Rug $25.00 $37.75 8-3x10-6 Wilton Rug $27.00 $27.50 6x9 Wilton Rug $17.50 $19.75 6x9 Axmlnster Rug $12.50 A carload of these were purchased trji a manufac turer wno decided to engage In the manufacture of other goods. ' They were bought at a very liberal discount whfch permits our offering the fol lowing values. ' iitchen Cabinet (like Illus tration), made in satin wal nut, a very complete, sub stantial, well finished, . at-, tractive cabinet, regular selling price $15.00, sample sale price $10.50 $12.50 Satin Walnut Kitchen Cabinet .-$9.50 $17.50 Satin Walnut Kitchen Cabinet $11.75 $20 Satin Walnut Kitchen Cabinet ..$13.75 KM $72.50 3-pc. Leather Suite, $48.50 $68.00 3-pc. Leather Suite, $45.00 $70.00 3-pc. Leather Suite, $47.00 $78 Spanish Lea. Sofa -Bed, $53.00 $20.00 Velour Couch $14.00 $22.00 Velour Couch $15.75 $19.00 Velour Couch . . . , .$13.50 $11.00 Velour Couch $7.75 $08.00 Spanish Lea. Couch $45.00 $65.00 Spanish Lea. Couch $41.00 $62.00 Spanish Lea. Couch, $38.00 $22.50 Boston Lea. Couch, $15.00 $25.00 Boston Lea. Couch, $16.75 $120 Spanish Lea. Sofa Bed, $80 $90.00 Silk Velour Sofa Bed, $52 Rockers $20.00 Mahogany Rocker, $14.00 $19.00 Mahogany liocker $12.75 $50.00 Mahogany Davenport $35.00 $95.00 Mahogany Davenport $67.00 I $36.00 Mahogany Chair to match, pnvp't, $25 iii't i lll BUI LTV; THAN Fi: 3i&kSZZ&i NOT HAIR VP STUFFED JSffiSPSS stermoor Mattresses Ht4andiff A whole carload received in bad order. By way of explana-v tion, we ordered a carload of Ostermoor (312) Mattresses, and while enroute the car was reported in bad order. The mattresses were transferred by the Railroad Company into . another car without taking the necessary pre caution of first lining the car for the protection of the mattresses. Tho tickings therefore be came soiled by the transfer. The railroad made us a liberal allowance for this damage. We are therefore going to pot the mattresses on special sale, commencing Monday, as follows: $15.00 Ostermoor Mattress, full size, at. . . .', .$7.50 and $10.00 $16.50 Ostermoor Mattress, full size, at $11.00 $18.00 Ostermoor Mattress, full size, at $12.00 $30.00 French Edge Ostermoor, 60-pound, Mattress $15.00 following dates for holding: district court In the Second Judicial district for the year 1910: In Cass county, Jury term, Feb ruary 14, equity May 16 and Jury October 3; In Otoe county. Jury March 7, equity July 11, Jury November 14. $ Ciraftrra Keep Busy. TKCl'MSKH. Neb.. Jan. l.-(Spedal.)-Grafters teem to be unusually, numerous In this sectU.n of Nebraska this winter. The :utet proposition to be worked Is as follows: A tmooth looking fellow appears at the places of buHlnesa of the profes sional men and merchants In the smaller towns, lie aayg he la selling lots In certain town in Texan, and that he will give the man approached one of the lots with no other expense than K&0, which la to pajr for an abstract. The grafter ex plains that he wants to Interest aa many people In the town aa he can In the lots and by having lila list of lot purchasers headed by some of the most influential cltliens he will be better ab'e to Interest others. Three or four men In each town re "given" the lots. It develop that the stranger Is not a real estate man, has no tots, but haa the money of the easy ones. The scheme has not been worked In Te cumseh, but haa at Brock and other nearby towns. Banker Yoftt at Brock In sisted upon the agent furnishing him with the names of persons In other towns who had received the lots. In looking over a auppooed list he noticed the name of a fellow banker In Kails City, and,, whl e the agent was still tu the bank called the Falls City banker hy telephone. The way the grafter got away from that bank waa qulcknens Itself. J ad ie TraiTla Coart Dates. rtATTIMOUTH. Neb.. Jan. 1 (. 401) Jud4 U. S. TravU feg namsd the Dipso Guard Fires Pistol Dr. Woodard Accepts Hi Resignation, Though He Said Heroic Measures Were Necessary. (From a Staff Correspondent.) LINCOLN. Jan. 1. (Special.) Still the hoodoo rests over the Lincoln asylum for the Insane. Dr. Woo4ard, superintendent, haa discharged, or rather accepted the resignation, of Neal Marshall, an attendant whu has charge of the dipsomaniacs. The story reported to the office of the governor was that a dipsomaniac at tempted to escape and Marshall fired a revolver a couple of times In the air to head off the runaway. This roused the Ire of the superintendent and Mr. Marshall was haled on the carpet and after a consultation with Ir. Wood ard tendereu his resignation. The dlpso manlan changed his mind about escaping and went back to his ward. It was told In the office of the governor that Marshall had simply fired his re volver In the air. and In extenuation for this It was pointed out that he was blamed for all the escapes from the dipso maniac Ward and resorted to herolo me is pres to stop the practice, lterlate Dire from Kxxure, SEWAIU. Neb.. Jan. 1. (Special.) Herman ricbloesHer, an old bachelor who lived alifi Dtr Braver Crusslng, this county, was taken 111 while alone and when found on Wednesday night was lying partly on tho floor and partly on a sofa nearly froien. The exposure caused his death. He was 49 years of age. Terms of Coart Set. BEATRICE, Neb., Jan. 1. (Special.) Judges L. M. Pemberton and J. B. Raper of this Judicial district have agreed upon the terms of court in the countle com prising this district for the coming year as follows: Jefferson County February 21, petit Jury; no grand Jury; May 8, equity court; September 18, petit Jury. Johnxon County March 7, Jury term; no grand Jury; May 10, equity term; Oc tober 3. Jury term. Gage County January SI, Jury term; no grand Jury; April 11, equity term; Novem ber 14, Jury term. lHwneo County March no grund Jury; May 14, Jury term; 3, equity term; Oc tober 10, Jury term. Nemaha County April 4, Jury term; no grand Jury; June 6, equity term; Decem ber G. Jury term. HUliHrdaon County February 7, grand and petit Juries; May 2, equity term; Sep tember 26, Jury term. Richardson county- la the only one In the district that will have a grand Jury. Stewart for Principal. TECUMSEII, Neb., Jan. 1. (Special.) At a meeting of the school board In Ster ling Prof. O. P. Stewart of Schuyler was chosen as superintendent of the schools there, to succeed Prof. J. A. Dimmlck. decensed. Salooa Mem Sued. NORTH PLATTE, Neb.. Jan. 1 (Spe cial.) Mrs. Orpha Inmun, through her at torney, W. E. Bhuman, began an action In the district court this morning against J. C. Pen, II. J. Rebhausen, A. E. Tlmmer man, C. T. Whelan and Fred Waltemath arid their bondsmen, in which she reek to recover damages in the sum of I ,'0.00(1. The petition recites that the husband of the plulnrlff, who was klllf.l In a runaway November i, drank liquor la the saloons of the defendants on that day, became in toxicated and was unable to manage hli team. The suit Is brought In behalf of the widow and the six minor children. Board Will Keep Within the Limit Condition of Normal School Funds is Good and Deficiency is Likely in Only One Fund. la more noticeable than at any time dur ing the last three or four days. (From a Staff Correspondent.) LINCOLN. Jan. l.-tSpedal.) Secretary Ludden of the State Normal board tiled his annual report of the finances of the two nc rnial schools and of the board wkh the governr tcday. The report says tnat unless something unforeseen occurs tue board will be able to complete the biennium within the appropriations made by Ihe legislature, with the possible exception of the employes' wages fund at Peru. The appropriation for this purpose wbs l-'.OA) less, the report says, than the actual payroll. FORMER GOVERNOR HAS RALLY Osceola Statesman Able to Make Friends I'uderstaad Ills Needs to Slight Degree. OSCEOLA, Neb.. Jan. L (Special Tele gramsThe slight Improvement reported Friday evening In the condition of ex Governor Mickey haa continued throughout today and apparently he Is gaining some strength, tie Is apparently brighter and makes himself understood more readily by members of his family. The Improvemeut In his condition today Nebraska News Notes. SEWARD The elevator at Milford has handled 6,000 bushels of corn tlila week. MILFORD Henry Marshall, an old sol dier at the Miltord Soldiers' and Hnilor.s' home, died yesterday. He recently nad one foot amputated. He belonged to Com pany C, Fitty-slxth New York volunteer PLATTHMOL'TH The books in the of fice of Recorder H. A. Schneider show the following mortgage record for De cember: Amount of larm mortgage filed. J 30. 101; amount of those released, 125,650; amount of city mortgages filed, 6,078; amount of those released, $3,2115. The records In the office of County Judge A. J. Heuson show that there were 142 mar riuye licenses Issued in C'ais county "lur ing the year 180tf. The report of Mhk Jessie Robertson, deputy clerk of the dis trict court, shows that there were twenty rtUorie cuses filed in the district court during the ytar 1908, of which twelve were granted and two dismissed and the others reported not ready for trial. GENEVA Mr. Gun Mozee of Governor's Island, New York, la home visiting his parents, Dr. and Mrs. A. li. Mozee, during tho holidays. GENEVA Company G, Nebraska Na tional Guard, held an annual reception last night with a progr.i;n and dance In their armory. HARVARD Rev. Mr. Davis of the Christian church will begin a series of meetings immediately following the com mencement of the new year. ,' HARVARD George Yost, who made a settlement on a farm near Harvard In the early '80s, where he ha continued to re side, died at his home last night from a complication of causes .'ollcwlng a few weeks' sickness, aged about (iO years. HOLDREGE County Treasurer-elect C. O. Olson has named as his deputy A. F. Swanberg, who for nearly a year has been the proficient bookkeeper of the Gus A. Johnson firm. The new county officers, Mr. olMin and Miss Hulda s'eierson, suiter- intendent-elect, will take up the duties on January . HARVARD The 2-year-old child of Mr. and Mrs. Dines, residing seven miles nortlea-t from Harvard, died at the fam ily home last night, death resulting from the lodgement of a piece of peanut In the child's throat that could not be extracted. a doctor not reaching the child In time to bo of use befora conditions became lutal. HOLDREGE John Youngqulst went to Axlell this morning to be present at a meeting of the directors of the Scandi navian Fire, and Lightning association, 1 'helps county's mutual Insurance company. The directors will go over the affairs ol the association and arrange for the an nual meeting of stocknoiotys which will be In Holdrege early In January. HOLDREGE R. H. Evans Tuesday traded his residence property on Morton street to E. S. Phelps for Ills tract of aboui lairly-eight acres and the residence whicn Is situated northwest of Eleventh and Bur lington streets, at the edge of the city. Mr. Evans gave Mr. Phelps in addition a cash consldei atlon. It Is understood that Evans contemplates starling a dairy, depending materially on whether he can obtain a suf ficient number of milch cows Just now. DEATH RECORD. , Mrs. Mary Unrnane. Mrs. Mary Gurnane, 12 years of age, wife of Pdtrick Gurnane, K28 Parker street, died yestjerday afternoon of a complication of dlseasos. She la survived by her hus band, four sons and three daughters. The funeral will be held Monday at 9 a. m., with services at Sacred Heart church and Interment In Holy Fepulcher cemetery. Deaths la Dakota. TERRY, S D., Jan. 1. (Special.) Michael T. Hayes of Exeter, Neb., died here at the home of his son, Dennis Hayes, aged 77, after a brief Illness. Mr. Hayes was a native oi couniy Tipperary, ire land, coming to the United States when a young man. He Is survived by three sons In this town and three married daughters In Nebraska. Tha remains were sent to his home. Miss Llda Logan, a former well known resident of Deadwood, died at the ranch of her brother-in-law, David McGahey, near Aladdin, Wyo., after a collapse of the nervous system. Miss Logan was a sister-in-law of S. W. Russell of Dead wood, and came from her home In St. Louis In 10(. ll.jnry Gibson, one of the best known m'rers In the northern hills, died at his home hero of a heart affection, aged 61. He was a past piaster of the Central City Masonic t i le lodge, prominent In Ancient Ordir of United Workmen circles and a member of the Terry Miners' union. Ho leaves three daughters and two sons, all grown. DOWS THAT tiET II Mi It PLACB Names of Classy Animals Taking Place In Competition. The following dogs won In tho oportlnn and non-sportlntf divisions of the . Trans mlssissippi Dog and Kennel show: Sporting Dog Dl vision Captain White stone, English setter, owned by W. A. l'lx ley, omaha, first; Lady, greyhound, owned by W. Colfax, Raesetl, Neh., second, Llllie Light, pointer, owned by Theodore Wise man, Omaha, third. Non-H;.ortlng Division Lady Wllhelmina. St. Bernard, owned by E. H. Day, Fremont first; Froh Von Frlcktenberg, Great Dane' owned by John buck, Omaha, second; Cul bertson Fin de Hiecle. Airedale terrier owned by Mrs. 8. B. Stewart, Omaha, third. Cynle. own la the mart In a Musings of The man who holds his who holds his tongue. It often hajipena that the truth nutsneit is a hard nut to crack. Life Is a burden only to the man who saddles himsflf with trouble. It In sometimes hard to tell whether a man is a knave or a fool, but he is neither till he Is found out. Most of us are extremely wise when it eo mm to knowing what other people ought to do. We like a man who Is always the same, unless he happens to be a very disagree.. able man. New York Times. The Chabot Shoe Co., In the Loyal Hotel Building 208 North Sixteenth street, are, selling 5.50 Shoes for $3.95. 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