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THE BEE: OAfAIT V, WEDNESDAY. MAY 21, 1!13.
CONFLICT INJXCISE LAWS
Lincoln Board May Have Granted
Licenses Without Authority.
COMMISSION BODY TO ACT
2lcovrry Mnilp thnt Srnntc nnd
Home nilla Ilrnrlnir on Same
Bnbjrct Curry Appnrrnt
Contrndlr t Inns.
From (a 8taff Correspondent.)
ItNCOLN, May 20. (Special.) A. con
dition of things has been found 'to exist
by reason of the passage or two bills
covering the commission form of govern
ment which may result In trouble for
the city of Lincoln.
It has been discovered that S. P. 4W),
creating an exlso board for the city n(
Lincoln and defining Its dutlos, conflicts
with H. It. 142, which also paused and
was approved by tho governor three
weeks later, providing that any city with
a population of 1,500 and over might
adopt the commission form of govern
ment aa lta special object.
Each of the bills passed with the emer
gency clause, but the house bill, which
passed last and was signed last, wipes
out the provision for an excise board,
giving the duties to the regular com
mission. What effect this may have on Lincoln
overybody hero Is fighting shy of pass
ing an opinion, though Mr. Uroady of
the code commission, after looking the
matter up hurriedly ,ti 0f tho opinion
that the house bill Is the bill which will
govern In the case. If so, there may be
another dry spell In the capital city, for
the present saloon licenses would not
have been Issued by a board having
Section Mnu Injurril.
CLAItKS, Neb., May 20. (Special Tele
gram.) Joseph Pechota, section hand,
had his leg broken by accident on a hand
car two miles west of Clarke.
Orchard & Yilhslm
No furnituro is moro dain
ty and full of oharm than
tho Colonial hedroom out
fits we are inheriting from
AS TO PRICE
The very low price quoted
on this furnituro is due to
the fact thnt we order it in
AS TO QUALITY
It is carefully and finely
put together with perfect
dovetailing, satin, smooth
interiors, characteristic of
fine cabinet making and
oomploted in the soft, old,
Some Examples of Prices:
1181.00 3-ploco Suite, drcasert
chlffonlor and dressing table,
all mahogany .... $140.00
$40.00 Chiffonier, mahogany,
$85.00 Coeval Mirror, mahog
$160.00 Dresser, very large,
$135.00 Chiffonier, mahogany,
$41.00 Dressing Table, mahog
Every day this week we
will demonstrate tho use
and convenience of the
Our dqmonstrator Trill frees
vanilla' cream, orange aherbert,
Prico $2.00 to S3.50-
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
LINCOLN, May .-(Specll.)-The
board of control, or rather the "advisory
bean! of control," as It will be known
until the time comes for the board of
control to come Into Its own. was In ses
sion this mornlnK but had nothing to (rive
the public In the way of orjranliatlon.
Under the law, tho member appointed
to the shortest term will be the chair
man for tho next two years, and thus
Jude Silas A. Holcomb tn til be chairman
for thnt period. At tho end of that time
the mantle will fall upon Judge How
nrd Kennedy, who holds the four-year
appointment and will then take on the
chairmanship. It wll be four long years
before Henry Oeiilts. the six-year holder
loads tho board.
All members of the board were In ses
sion early this morning and took up tho
matter of Improvements at public In
stitutions and more particularly tho Lin
coln Orthocpedlc hospital where a new
lnundry and building is being built.
Stato Architect Hurd F. Miller of Omaha
met with the board, and they went over
the proposition which confronts putting
In a foundation for the building, it be
ing discovered that an old cesspool, nbout
thirty feet deep, lies where one corner
of .the building will stand. Mr. Miller
thinksthnt he will have little trouble
In solving, the problem by putting In
a steel girder across the pool and uslns
sufficient means to prevent future cav
ing in of the place.
STORM HITS VALPARAISO Falls City Woman
Attacked by Negro;
Small-Sired Twister Unroofs Few
Buildings in Town.
HEAVY RAIN OVER STATE
FALLS CITY, Neb.. May lS.-KSpeelal
Telegram.) Walter Halle w, a neftro sus
pected of a criminal aswiult last night
upon Mrs. An mi Keller of thin city, was
arrested at Hiawatha, Kan , tonight
after a fight with officers. In whloh ho
was shot three times, but not dangerously
linatrrn Nclirnnkn nnd Southern
Counties Itecclvr Torrent, Ac
companies! hy Se i-re Uleo
VALPARAISO. Neb.. May lk. (Special I wounded
Telegram.) A small tornado, or rather J A ntro followed Mrs. Keller, who Is
three small twisters fell upon Valparaiso J a highly esteemed womnn, housekeeper
tonight shortly after 6 o'olock and did i for Samuel WhIII, and dragged her Into
considerable damage to business and ' small building in the residence part
residence property, but caused no loss ot ; f town. Her outcries wern heard, hut
jjfei I not heeded, and when sho escaped the
A garage was wrecked, an elevntor un- nssallant so terrorised the householders
roofed and lumber yard sheds and a ! Jhnt " Blarm WRS Klvcn ,,nU1 thls M,or"
livery barn were unroofed whllo several ' Mr- Kpllrr WRS choked and gagged
houses wore damaged Trees were up-
nnd seriously, though not dnngcrously.
Hounds from llentrlce. put upon the
rooted and wires blown down. The light-
nlnut wnu Inflhnrn Hl'A lifter (lift fttnmi
because of tho tangled wreckage of wires ' "j' "n"1- ..t!'e
.iip?uui i i tti-iiii- minium inu'K, nnn mis,
coupled with information thnt Hallow
Tho following buildings were damaged:
Valparaiso Auto company, front blown .
lias been In Falls City yestorday. caused
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In and roof damaged, considerable dam- i ti,- i.i. n
, ... , n ,u., , , to lllawatlm, his home, lie was tukn
ago to stock; owners. A. C. Abbott of ,, r.-.,j ,., . ,,. . . . , ,
Pardon Board Grants
Request for Discharge
(From a Stnff Correspondent.)
LINCOLN, May 20.-(8peclal.)-Appll-catlous
for discharges before the pardon
board at Its last session have been
gianted In the following chaos, coming
under the Intermediate sentence law:
Carl Sorensen sent up from Adams
county for larceny, was received at tho
penitentiary January 23, 112, and after
serving ten months, was paroled No.
vcmher 22. 1912.
Kverett Dye, Adams county, burglary,
was received August 8, 1911. Served four
teen months, wns paroled October 2, 1912.
Hay K. Griffith, Richardson county,
embezzlement, was received October 19,
1912. After serving ten months ho was
paroled August 19,1912.
Frank Griffin, Douglas county, man
slaughter, received April 11.1911. Served
sixteen months nnd was paroled August
A. D. Outer, Douglas county, shoot
ing to kill, received May 20, 1911. Served
fifteen months and was paroled August
Thomas Sheldon, Richardson county,
burglary, received October 20, 1911. Served
one year and on October 19. 1912, waa
Carl Staashelm, Gage county, forgery,
received December 30, 1911, wns paroled
August 19, 1912, after serving seventeen
Charles Morgan, Washington county,
burglary, received July 18, 1911. After
serving fourteen months and over, he
was paroled. .
These men have been recommended for
final dlschargo on account of exemplary
conduct while at the prison and during
the time they have been on parole and
under the Indeterminate law are en
titled to a discharge.
Adams and C. I Lynch.
Valparaiso Grain nnd Lumber company,
elevator unroofed and um;cr sheds
Livery barn of John Oeschger, unroofed.
Will Haberlan, residence unroofed.
W. C Stock, A. Glessler and Jamleson
Implement company storo fronts wrecked.
from n Grand Island train on his arrival
Hallow broke nwny fro u tho in.trslMl
and was inter dlsoox cr-d by ix farmer
hiding In a creek. Though wnindtd In
tho fight that resulted In 'lis capturn, ho
wns hurried to Atchison for safe keeping,
as threats of lynching were freol made.
Sheriff Aldrlch 1ms gone to AtahUon
The lumber from tho local yard was nftcr hlm nn(j he wm bo brought here
blown through tho Richardson home f0r identification,
causing considerable damage, but -no one
was Injured he'ro or anywhere else In I "KT.. D-...- TT1-.J
tho dty. i In o tes roni U plana
nu biui in nypt'iirt'd io nuva wiree uih
and Franklin County
In torrents afterward.
tlnct points of attack, In the wast, cast
and north parts of tho town. Consider-
un.u(, ,,IOuuu.y uumc norwi-; UPLAND, Neb.. Mny 2o-(Spcclal.)-east
of town, though fallen wires pro- Tnc cUnth Krnde pU)t8 ln tne north
vented the receipt of accurate reports of of PrnnWln countjr hoId thclr Krft(1.
loss tonight I nation exercises nt Upland yesterday.
Tho storm was accompanied by u tre- i Kf,n,.,.. ,M ,,,,, nnk nnn Ti, mirti.
mendous electrical display and rain fell t!on to tllp rt(nllnP 0XerclHPS , tno Mod.
; cm Woodmen of America lva.ll, baskot
l.all games, baso ball games and a pic
nic wero held.
Upland Is experiencing a building boom
Just now. Tho Larsen-Nolson Hardwjiro
company has Just gone lnti Its new
brick building. Tho Upland Drug com
pany will occupy a flno now brick ln
about two weeks, and Jcrgen Jcnsnn Is
building another flno brick for a meat
market. Tho Colo Creamery company is
Clay County Crops
in Fine Condition
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
LINCOLN. May 20.- Spec!al.)-Judgo
I'almer, who represented Clay county In
tho lower branch ot tho legislature last
winter, serving as a democrat, was a i now getting plans ready for a now brlclt
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NEMAHA COUNTY PIONEERS
DIE AFTER LONG ILLNESS
AUnURN, Neb., May 20. (Special.)
Joseph V lluntlngton, an old settler and
retired farmer, died at his home here
yesterday evening. He was SO years of
nge and had been ln failing health for
some time, being afflicted with Brlght's
disease complicated with ear trouble. He
was a veteran of the civil war, and is
survived by his aged widow. They had
no children, but adopted and reared a
boy and girl.
Mrs. Henry W. Dryer died at her home
yesterday, after long Illness with cancer.
She was about SO years of age. Sho Is
survived by a husband, two sons and
Word has Just been received here of
the sudden death of Albert J. Burnham
at Clinton, Okl. Mr. Uurnham dropped
dead in his law office. He lived here
several years and left in 1900. Ho was
county attorney for two terms, and was
one of tho republican candidates for
electors for this state ln tho presiden
tial campaign of 1896. He was also a
member of tho legislature from one of
the western counties before locating hero.
Ho was about 70 years of ago and was
one of the youngest soldiers during tho
war of the rebellion, belonging to ono
of the Iqwa regiments.
JOHNSON COUNTY BANKS
RAISE RELIEF FUNDS
TECUMSEH, Neb., May 20.-(Special.)-Through
an effort put In motion by Hon.
William Ernst of Tccumseh sums
amounting In all to (212.11 have been
raised at the several banks In Johnson
county for tho Omaha tornado victims.
The amounts have been forwarded to the
treausrer of the relief' committee In
Omaha. In addition to this tho church
societies of the county have forwarded
relief funds to their different denomina
tions and Individuals have given direct
and through the newspapers. At least
500 has. gone from this county. The col
lections through the banks of tho county
are reported as follows:
Farmers and Merchants, Sterling...! 16.25
Writ Hint.. hrniV U,r-ll.,,. S. T
I Bank of Crab Orchard j 50
Cook State bank. Cook 19,00
' Farmers bank. Cook g.oo
Vesta State bank, Vesta 17.00
State Bank of Elk Creek i! v
Citizens State Bank of St. Mary.... 14. R0
Tccumseh National hank 30.40
Citizens National bank, Tecumseh.. 10.00
First State bank, Tecumseh 47.71
Total ; 1212.11
STUDENTS HONOR WARING
GENEVA, Neb.. May 20. (Speclal.)-On
Saturday night Geneva turned out en
masse and mot the .state victor of debate,
Robert Waring, at the station, led by the
band. His fellow students placed him
In a buggy and drew him to the hall,
where a reception was given.
The program of the field meet waa
stopped last Friday by a heavy rain.
News was received Sunday afternoon
of the death of little Marie, daughter, of
Mr. and Mrs, Charles W. Taylor of Lin
coln, but .formerly of Geneva. Mr. Taylor
was superintendent of the Geneva schools
for three years.
I A reception was tendered Rev.
George St. G. Tyner of Toronto at the
I residence of Mr. and Mrs. Page but Sat
urday eveuliyj by the members of the
.Trinity Episcopal church, which Mr,
Tyner has been serving for the lut seren
months. He is now to return' to his
home in Canada.
caller at tho office of the governor this
morning and told the newspaper men that
the prospects for a small grain crop were
novor better ln his section ot tho coun
try. "Wo ought to get nothing less than
forty bushels an aero from our wheat
fields" said the Judge, "and the proa
rect for corn Is fine. One of my neigh
bors went out into his field yesterday
planted to corn the latter part of last
week, and dug down to see how the
corn was coming. He found the kernels U
sprouting with roots three and four
inches long, whllo the sprouts wcro
climbing toward the surface, ustonlsh
lrgly well. This rain will not hurt tho
corn, unless it gets cold, which at this
time of the year Is not to bo expected."
Kcr ta tea Plfnq tlaa Bg JLdTutisinc
BRADSHAW, Neb., May 20. (Special.)
The BradBhaw High school alumni
banquet was held In the parlors of tho
Whitfield cafe Saturday night. Thirty
eight of the alumni were present. The
principal address was delivered by Judge
Wray of York, on "Tho New Patriotism.'1
Miss Gaynelle Fay was toastmaster. Tho
address of welcome to tho class of 1913
was given by Miss Mattle Steinberg nnd
was responded to by Miss Erma Lincoln.
Tho new officers elected wero Dr.
Gwynne Yoder of Friend, president; Otis
DeVnll, vice president, and Miss Mary
Vnnderburg, secretary and treasurer.
STELLA, Neb., May 20. (Special.)
Elder J. W Sapp of Nemaha, preached
tho baccalaureate address to ' tho high
school graduates at tho Baptist church.
Sunday evening. His themo was "Full
Equipment," which ho explained means
The graduates are Lester Vandovnntcr,
Carlton Knight, Misses Hazel James,
Wauneta Williams and Laura Chaney.
The graduating exercises will bo hold In
the opera house Friday evening. Dr.
Schenell of York college will deliver
the class address.
NEBRASKA FAIR MANAGERS
HOLD MEETING AT LINCOLN
(From a Staff Correspondent)
LINCOLN, Neb., May 20. (Special.)
The board ot managers of the Nebraska
State Board of Agriculture met this after.
noon shortly after 2 o'clock In tho office
of Secretary Mellon Among those pres
ent were: Joseph Roberts of Fremont,
first vice president: J. A. Ollls of Ord,
second vice president,; C. H. Rudgj of
Lincoln, chairman ot the board of man
agers; Peter Youngcrs of Geneva and
John' F. McArdle of Washington.
Owing to his recent Illness, President
I. W. Haws of MIndcn was unable to be
present. A" number of bills were allowed.
Late In the afternoon the appointment of
several Judges was considered and Im
provements at the state fair grounds dts
Hcnllli a Factor ln gunceas.
The largest factor contributing to a
n'an's success Is undoubtedly health. It
has been observed that a man Is seldom
sick when his bowels are regular he Is
never well when they are constipated.
For constipation you will find nothing
au'.to so good as Chamberlain's Tablets.
They not only move the bowels, but im
prove the appetite and strengthen the
digestion. They are sold by all druggists.
to accommodate tholr local business,
Small gruln and pasture Is In tho best
condition that It hns been In for about
eight years and a bumper crop Is looked
for. Three of Upland's pioneer farmers
died within threo days Inst week. August
Llsko and Mads Mustoft died of apo
plexy and ThonuiH Jensen ot orysliclas.
All of these men havo lived here over
twenty years, and their funerals, hold on
threo successive days, wore among tho
largest ever hold In tho county.
LINCOLN PHONE COMPANY
WOULD INCREASE STOCK
(From a Stnff Correspondent.)
LINCOLN, Neb., May 20. (Special.)
The Lincoln Telophono and Telegraph
company Is having a hearing before the
railway commission on an application for
permission to Issue nn additional $l,000,oi)0
ln stock, made necessary, It Is claimed,
by consolidation of tho 43cll and Inde
pendent 'niterests and further to Increase
the business of tho company.
Clydo M. Barnnrd, secretary of tho sen
ate, was In his offloe today, having beon
at his home In Table Rock looking after
his apple trees, Mr. Barnard says that
the fruit outlook Is very bright, and while
the exceeding ly wet weather has not
permitted spraying of trees to any great
extent, he does' not think it will ln any
way Interfere with the harvesting of a
good quality of apples. There Is yet time
to spray tho trees If tho rains cease,
Tho work of getting out copy for the
senate Journal is progressing nicely and
proofs havo been coming back from tho
printer for several days. Mr. Barnard
believes that the Journal will be printed
nnd. ready for distribution by August L
RAIN CAUSES HIGH WATER;
LIGHTNING BRINGS LOSS
BEATRICE, Neb., May 20. (Special
Telegram.) As a result of tho deluge
last night ,lhe BIuo river Is almost out
of Its banks, having risen three feet
today. Tho government rain gauge
registers a rainfall of 8.66 Inches. Loss
of live stock ln ago county was quite
heavy because of the lightning.
Tho barn of Martin Wltzkl, near Cort
land, was destroyed by fire and thirteen
head of horses perished. Six head ot
horses and cattlo wcro killed near
Plymouth and the German Lutheran
church when that place was struck by
lightning and destroyed by fire. Tho loss
is placed at 3,000.
The Burlington yards wero submerged
but tho rood manuged to get trains
through. All trains are running about
In some localities a large amount of
corn was washed out by the rain.
HENSEL CHIEF CLERK
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
LINCOLN, Neb.. May 20.-(Speclal Telegrams-Claude
II. Hensel, deputy United
States marshal, has tendered his resigna
tion .to accept tho chief clerkship In the
office of Land Commissioner Beokmann.
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