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OMAHA. KIWD.n MUiNl.vu, WUUUhlt 2.'. 1. .2.
Men Who Control Movies in Nebraska
Kront How. Right to Icft W.
president, Omaha. Hack Row E. EL
V. A. Walrton, treasurer, Hastings.
A state-wltlo move to elevate the mov
ing pictures in Nebraska, la the object of
he Motion Picture Exhibitors' league of
Nebraska, accordlns to W. P. Stoeclter,
recently elected president of that body.
Mr. Stoecker will appear before the
V Stoecker. president 8tnto league, Oninha. M. A Keff, president National lcumie, Cincinnati J 12. Sclilaiik, national vice
DaLon state organizer, McCook; E. C. I'reston, secretary. Superior; P. 1.. McCarthy, first vlco president Grand Island;
next session uf the U-eUlaturc In behalf
of the motion picture exhibitors to tr
and pet a bill .through creating a board
,' of censors whose duty will bo to ab
(solute)y stop the -shipment -of undesirable
1 films into the state of Nebraska- It was
;the general trend of the last convention
of the motion picture exhibitors to elevate
the picture show business and to show
nothing but eluc&Uonal and clean films.
Mr. Stoecker says there are 210 motion
picture exhibitors In the state and claims
that they show films to 260,000 people
dally and have a sreater power to edu
cate and elevate people than an' other
business on oarth. At present a ma
jority of the exhibitors aro members of
tho league and It la hoped that before
tho U'Ris'.aturu convenes every exhibitor
In the state will be a member.
MANY EXHIBITORS GET IN
Made-in-Nebraska Show is Creating
Much Interest Out in State.
HASTINGS TO HAVE A SHOW
Arrnngrroentn Are Novr Uelntr Made
for Special I)ny unit A'lBhta, and
the I'rofrrnm Promise to lie
nil Interestlntr One.
Commercial clubs and local manufactur
ers' associations of Nebraska have under
taken to put In a co-operative, or com
bined, trades exhibit, showing the prod
ucts manufactured In each special com
munity. Hastings Commercial club and
manufacturers have organized and taken
space In tho "Made In Nebraska" Show,
which will be hold March 5 to 16, In tho
Auditorium of this city. The Commercial
club of Lincoln has endorsed at Hb last
meeting hold this week tho Nebraska
roods show and, with tho assistance of
U. W. Darner, vlco president of the Fed
eration o Nebraska Retailers; Messrs, W.
I. Shlnn, J. K. Towle, C. Jr. Sawyers of
the'Cushman Motor works, Messrs. Grls
wod, Harphem and Secretary Whlttcn of
the Lincoln Commercial club, are trying
to arrange for 1,600 square feet of space,
In which will bo shown a very compre
hensive exhibition of "Lincoln-made"
Manager Li. tv. Buckley of the "Made
In Nebraska" Show visited Fremont yes
terday on the Invitation of Mayor George
Wolz, who Is also secretary of the Fre
mont Commercial club. A consultation
wns held with President Burney, Frank
Hammond and other manufacturers In
Fremont, and 740 square feot of space are
reserved until after tho holidays, when
definite action will be taken regarding
tho making of an exhibit ot "Fremont
made" goods. A visit will be paid next
week by the officers of the Federation of
Nebraska Retailers to Nebraska City and
Beatrice, and those manufacturing plants
will undoubtedly bo represented very
thoroughly and effectively In tho forth
Arrinmo Special Day
The response to Invitations for special
days and nights on the part of Omaha
and state associations recently sent out
have been more (satisfactory- The Omaha
Real Estate exchange has ondorsed the
movement and will appoint a committee
for a special night. Secretary Denlson of
tho Young Men's Christian association
has asked for a special night and a splen
did, program will be put forth by the
gymnasium of that well known Institu
tion. The Commercial club will appoint
a committee this coming week for a spe
cial night. The Nebraska State . Manu
facturers' association will be assigned
the Tuesday night of the second week of
the show. The Concordia Ladles' society
will have a night, as will also tho Ne
braska Good Roads association, who have
already appointed a committee and will
have Fome good features on their pro
gram. The Hastings Commercial club
has selected a day, and at the next meet
ing of the clubs and advertising organi
zations of Fremont they will select h day.
The special events program will be
made up In the next week and It will In
Vlude. some very Important and enter
progrestJvcness In the surgical world and
commented on the affiliation of German
and American surgeons.
Other speakers today were Dr. W. W.
Grant of Denver, Dr. W. B. Haines of
Cincinnati, and tho president of the asso
ciation. Dr. L. I McCarthur.
ERECTED AT CLARINDA
fLARINDA. la., Dec. 2L (Special.)
The old soldiers' monument was put in
place In tho court house yard this week
and May 31 has been selected as the dedi
cation date. The monument Is of white
n.arblo and represents a soldier. life-size,
standing on a high base. Tho monument
Is thirty feet high and cost $3,000. An
nterehtlng story attaches to the raising
if this money. Twenty-nlrw .years ago
.'".arinda business men donated 1300 tu
Mart a fund (or the purchase of a monu
ment as a tribute to the soldier dead of
'laiinda and vicinity. Tho money was
put In the bank and forgotten and drew
f mpound Interest for twenty-nine years
trfore It was discovered last spring.
The sutn had accrued 11,100 Interest Busl-
letig men subscribed $3,S00 more, and
the otder was given for the handsome
monument which has Just, been placed.
ADDRESSED BY DR. MAYO
( INCiNATI. O., Dec. 2l.-Tho twenty
second annual meeting of the Western
Surgical association opened In this city
today with an address by Dr. Charles C.
Mayo of Rochester, Minn., on "Observa
tions on (Jenr.an Surgical Cin!-s."
Dr, Mayo paid a tribute to German
Asks Peace Society
to Urge Arbitration
of Panama Dispute
WASHINGTON, Dec. 21 A resolution
offered by Everett 1'. Wheeler of New
York, urging the president of the United
States to accept the offer to arbitrate
tho Panama canal controversy between
Great Britain and this 'country as pro
vided In the treaty of 1908 between the
two countries, which would refer the dis
pute to tho permanent court of arbitra
tion at The Hague, featured tonight's
opening session of tho American Society
for tho Judicial Settlement of Interna
Tho Introduction of tho resolution,
which also urges the president to prepare
and submit to the senate a special agree
ment clearly defining the matter In dis
pute, created a mild sensation. Immedi
ately several delegates were on their feet
seeking recognition from the chair. Tn
view of the fact, however, that others
wero on tho program for set speeches to
night, a motion was made and unani
mously carried to refeY the resolution to
tho executive committee for report at to
morrow's session of tho society.
An address by Attorney General Wlck
ersham on "Tho Supremo Court of tho
United States, a Prototype of a Court of
Nations," was received with Interest by
"Confidence general public confidence
In tho learning-. Impartiality and Integrity
of tho Justices of the supreme court," he
said, "has made possible tho continued
exercise by them of the high jurisdiction
wo have been considering. No one can
Imagine Unit If those Judges had been
chosen by popular election for short terms
they could possibly have maintained the
high standard of Impartiality and free
dom from tho Influence of momentary
popular prejurilco, which has character
ized this great tribunal from Its foundation."
for $663. The plaintiffs shipped sixty
two head of fat hogs to Chicago an'l
forty-eight of them died on the Journey.
The shippers thought that death rate n
Uttlo high and brought suit
IDA GROVE-In tho district court a
diet of 11 was given Martin and Cnrsten
Henrlchsen In their suit against William
Bruene. Thoy claimed Bruenc's careless
driving of an automobile scared their
team and caused a runaway In which
the buggy wns broken and other Injuries
sustained. Tho Jury gavo the verdict for
$1 after being out u short time.
CUESTON Plans for organizing a men's
club among the Creston Protestant
churches for the purpose of promoting
lectures for men and other forms of en
tertainment In which men are Interested
and which tend to give a moral uplift to
socloty Is on foot and a mass meeting
will be held Sunday evening in the United
Presbyterian church for the purpose of
perfecting a permanent organization.
LOGAN For an Indefinite period work
on the $20,000 water plant at Logan has
been suspended. Inability to obtain the
material necessary for the completion of
the tower tank and the overflow tank Is
the cause assigned for tho suspension of
work. About 14,000 feet of water mains
were laid and the cement work has been
completed for tho foundations of the
tower and overflow tanks.
LOGAN Looking to the abolishment of
the school dance, tho pastors of the Chris
tian, Presbyterian and Methodist churches
of Logan, In accord with the Ministerial
assocatlons of Council Bluffs, Des Moines
and other cities ot the state, met and
passed resolutions condemning tho school
dance as degrading to morals, and ask
ing that tho representative and senator
of the Iowa legislature of this district
favor a measuro prohibiting It.
GLEN WOOD The Hank of Malvern, I.
F. Hendricks, cashier, will be succeded In
the near future by an .organization to be
known as the Iowa State Savings bank.
Tho following seven directors will be In
charge: Charles S. Royce, Perry R.
Hendricks, Frank 8. Hlgglns, Samuel
Burrls, Thomas W. Gldlcy, Dr. J. R.
Scott and D. W. Harvey. C. 8. Royce Is
president, T. W. Gldley vlco president and
I'. B. Hendricks cashier. Capitalization.
LOGAN The home of Mr. and Mrs.
James Leonard of near Logan was the
scene of a pretty wedding hero yesterday
at high noon, when their daughter, Abble,
was married to John L. Brown of Logan
by Rev. M. M. Cable of the Methodist
church here. There wero seventy-five
guests hi attendance, and following the
ceremony and congratulations thoy wero
served with a four-course dinner. The
brldo and groom will make their future
homo in East Logan.
CRESTON A drive over the routo of
tho new Interurban road botween here
and Mackaburg a few days ago reveals
the rapidity with which the work Is Itelng
rushed. The roadbed Is graded to within
a short distance of Macksburg, and al
though the grouml is rrozen to mo uepm
nf rtirhtpfiti Indian and In Home places
dynsmltu has to bo used to break up tho
ground, the largo rorce or men
steadily advancing with It and will prob
ably finish vrudlnc this week to that
village, A very lurge force of men Is
engaged In rail laying and average a mile
a day and aro reported io navo raus mm
to within four miles of Macksburg today.
The officials have planned all along to
run train h between here and Macksburg
bv the first of tho year, and It appears
now that their plans will mature.
The marriage of MIbb Ethel E. Hend
erson to Edwin E. Rlchter was cele
brated by Rev. C. N. Dawson at 2:30
o'clock yesterday afternoon at tho heme
of tho bride's parents, 18C0 North Thirty
third street. Mr. nnd Mrp. Rlchter will
live In St. Louis.
Accused of Burning; Church,
CHICAGO, Doc. 30,-ChBrged with hav
ing caused the destruction of a church
at Norton, HI., December 12 and with hav
ing set fire to Bibles In churches at Elgin
and Princovllle, Chris F. Hcssur, 15 years
old, was arrested hero today. Jin Is said
Movements of Ocean Steniners,
Port. ArrltcMl. Balled.
NEW YORK Uialtanla
NEW YOHK Meiantlc
NEW YOIIK Duelow
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PLYMOUTH K. P. Ocllls....
ASTORIA Unaal Maru,
SAN FRANCISCO ...Sierra
SAN FRANCISCO ..Adorna
VICTORIA n.llorophon Btratbdena.
POHTLAND . I)aala Dollar.
DR. JOHN 0. STEVENSON
EXPIRES IN WATERLOO
WATERLOO. Ia., Dec. 2L (Special Tel
cgrain.) The body of Dr. John O. Stvon
son was taken tonight to Shenandoah for
interment, Tho deceased was born in Scot
land In 1MI and came to America when
22 years old. He lived In Waterloo thirty
years, was pastor of the Congregational
church twelve years whon tho failure of
his voice obliged hint to resign, but hid
pen has made valuable contributions to
tho press and magazines. Besides his
widow, he Is survived by two daughters,
Margaret of Lincoln, Neb., and Irene, uf
lovrn N'imvm .Vote.
CLARINDA Business men of Clarlnda
raised a subscription of J110 to replace
the band Instruments lost by Charles
Fuller In the recent armory fire.
SHENANDOAH Lawrence Neal, 21
years old, was given a preliminary hear
ing today on a charge 'if tcurtlng his
15-year-old wife, and was round over to
the grand Jury on $300 bond.
CLARINDA In order to Improve the
fire department the city council of
Clarlnda voted Wtdnefcday evening to
expend $5tf) for tho purchaso of electrtu
alarm bells, pressure boosters and hose.
CRESTON David Flowers, a pioneer
resident of Adams county, 'near Brooks,
died In the Cottage hospital here last
night, aged 77 years. He was a native of
Ohio. Ho camo to Brooks In IMS. He is
survived by his widow and four sons.
GLEN WOOD MIrk Nellie Bogart of
Wuterloo will take the placo In the
Glenwood High school made vacant
by the marriage of her sister. Miss
Gertrude, who becomes the wife of Rep
resentative Workman of Mills county
GLENWOOD Sam Eates and John
Johnson, the Olenwood newly-weds, are
with their wives down Houth. They are
enthusiastic hunters and fishermen and
havo the most complete outfits for the
pursuit of these pastimes on the southern
LOGAN Election of officers for the en
suing year In Chrysolite lodge No. U0,
Ancient Free and Accepted Masons, at
Logan resulted as follows; J. C. Ham
mitt, worshipful master:, fi. M. Jolliffe,
senior warden, Frank Hall, Junior war
den; B, W. Stearns, treasurer, and O. L.
PERRY Hiram Farran, a deserter from
the United States army and whose home
is In Terre Haute, Ind , gavn himself up
to officials yesterday with the remark
that he had "rather be In the government
prison at Fort Ieavenworth than to ba
humming around over the country any
longer." He was taken lo Fort lie
Moines and turned over to the army offi
TDA OROVF In the district cnun a
I Jury In the a"- uf Ilrilman & Clark
.against thr Norttws'tcrii Railway ram
j pany returned a verdict for the plalut'ffs
We have just received two beautiful,
brmnd new creations from
The Woods Motor Vehicle Co.
May We Show Them To You?
26th and Farnam
"Open every day and night"
WP Hnn t know of a h0U86 ,n town 80 we" uPlllcrl
vr uuii t with fur and seal akin caps as ouraolveB
Qualities from 85.00 to $25.00.
Browning, King & Co.
"1913 HUDSON COUPE"
Luxury, Beauty, Comfort and Quality without Extravagance Finest
Limousine and Coupe Bodies on Chassis Designed by 48 Master Builders.
A Four the "37," and the "54" a Six.
If you seek beauty, comfort, quality, rich
ness and appointment, nnd do not especially
rare (or excluniveness which U obtained only
by paying a high price, these cars will appeal
The bodies were designed by men who liave
done similar work for builders of the most
expensive cars. No expense has been spared in
material or worknunshlp. By larger produc
tion than is possible with cars of much higher
price, we are able to include all In appointment,
in finish, completeness and other essentials
i that is tobehadinunyclosedbody automobile.
Designed by 48 Leading Englnsor
HUDSON cars are designed and built by
48 expert enginrrrs, at the head of which body
is Howard li. Cuftin, America's leading auto
These men were gathered from 07 leadiruj
factories of Europe and America and have
had a hand in building more than 200,000
They have contributed all their ezpertcaca
and skill to the production of the HUDSON
"37" and the "84" HUDSON. These can
are the best they know.
Just as much skill and experience Is incor
porated into the building e4 the bodiea.
, The imagination of the most fastidious
buyer can suggest nothing in appointment,
tone, character or completeness that these
cars do not possess. Every thought has been
anticipated, in choosing a HUDSON tha
only detail that you do not get which Is found
in some other cars, Is that uncertain quality
which coat alone suggests but dec not assure.
See f A Triangle en the Rmdiater
Eloctric Self-Cranking Electrically Lighted
Tha Umouttn and Ctnip bdUa uad ana IctmUaal far SmUi chaaala, Tha farmtr mU wag
th laltar tht smaaang era. Llmauatnaa an flntahad In Imparted Baattard Card, aat uSuffad
upholatarlnc Tha Caupa la uphalatarad In stabbla grain laathar.
Tha Llmoualna en tha "37" ahaaala la $3tW, and an Ota "14" tha 3I ekaaala la gJTM. Tha
Ceup. an tha "JT" la 13M, and on lha "4" HIM. Ftlaaa ara f . a. . Datralt. Opaat hadUa atthar
Taurlnf , Torpada ar Rvadalar typa ara funalabad at atlra aharga.
1913 HUDSON COUPE NOW ON EXHIBITION AT OUR BHOW ItOOM.
GUY L. SMITH
3305-3207 Farnam fltrcot.
Phone- Douglas 1970.
Cars Are Here
Following the recent announcement in the Satur
day Evening Post, we haNrebeen beseiged by pros
pects wishing to see these wonderful cars. We are
now prepared to show them, and for the benefit
of the interested public we have the complete line
on exhibition at the Studebaker branch at 2026
Studebaker '35" $1,290 Studebaker "25" $885
Studebaker 43(T $1,190 Studebaker "20"--$885
At the above prices each car is fully equipped
Electric Lights and Electric Starter
are features of the six-passenger Studebaker "35"
at $1,290. The electric starter will continuously
crank the car for 31 minutes, turning the motor
over 80 revolutions per minute. It automatically
recharges itself for lighting and power and is per
fected in every respect.
The Studebaker "35" at $1,290 is in all respects
the same car others list at $2,000 or upwards. Why
pay more than $1,290?
E. R. Wilson Automobile Co.,
Selling agents, 2010-12-14 Harney St.
Concentrate your advertising in The Bee.
There is a Bee in almost every home.