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THE BEE: OMAHA. FRIDAY. MATH '11 1f). 1015.
HEARING MUST BE HELD
fciaie Railway Ltmmiuion vrcmiies
Request for Continuance Made
by Intertuban Line.
ORDERS MADE BY THE BOARD
(From Staff Correspondent.)
MNCOLiN. March IS. (Special The
State Railway commission haa overruled
the request for a continuance of the hear
ing of the application of the Omaha A
Lincoln Railway and Light company for
permission to Issue $175,000 worth of stock
and bonds. The application was made
by the remonstrator, Benjamin 9. Baker
The hearing was held about a month
sgo. Mr. Baker was absent from the
state, but was represented by his attor
ney, P. B. Edgerton. He requested a
continuance at that time. The commis
sion has not yet ruled on the question of
the Issuance of the stock. The company
Is the one that has an electric line to
Paptllton and Ralston from Omaha,
which It proposes to ultimately extend to
Lincoln. The money represented by the
proposed bond Issue was spent, however,
for the moat part In the lighting end of
the company's business.
The commission has granted the Kock
Island railroad authority to put Into ef
fect the new Interstate Commerce com
mission rules concerning freak and lrreg-t:larly-shaped
baggage. The new rules
are a little more liberal as to the ship
ment of odd-shaped packages. The other
ros ds will probably follow suit
The Monroe Telephone company haa
notified the commission that It la content
to let its application for Increased rates
gu over until the end of the present fiscal
ear, about two and one-half months off.
DOCGE COUNTY REFUSES TO
PAY BILL FOR MAN HUNT
FREMONT, Neb., Much Is. (Special.)
For the privilege of going out through
the timber and getting s.hot at by a
murderer at bay, Sherir Coundit, of this
county, may ha-e to dig up about $75 out
of hi own pocket, it was Sheriff Condit
and hii party who last month cornered
Juan Gonra'cs, murderer of Detective Ring
of Omaha. There was a furious fight be
tween n poss?, of about fourteen men
from I-.erc.and a score from Scrlbner, and
the murJerci The deputies will likely get
mi pay. When Pherlff Crndit put In his
bill to the county board here yesterday.
Chairman Flanagan protested thnt the
Omaha authorities should stsnd It and
rot rx-Jce county. The burial expense of
.'5 the Douglas county beard refused to
ij,ay, because a statute , forbids taking a
eon so outalde tho county In which death
itrre, unless the body Is accompanied by
re'rtt're, r.r friends.. The Omaha board
. turned Oo-.vn. the Tilll and Podge county
vll likely have to pay It, because the
latv makes it plain. The sheriff has al-
" lca-ly paM out over I'W from his own
pocket, on account of the chase.
Freeman to Sf Htwf.
' AUBURN, Neb., March (Special.)
t t'e f :ty aueuS, which was in tho
i.i tur'; oC admass meeting, W. P. Free-
rr.an vj nominated without opposition
for mayor to succeed Church Howe. Mr.
F.-eemon held the office for two terms
a few years ago and made aatlsfactory
offlcvr. Ho retired two years ago aa
i:ostninstcr A. M, Engles, the present city
ircnijier. was rcnunwimicu, a noo .
II. Ftilier or city clerk. C. H. Hacker
wan nominated for city engineer. George
E. C.'Jington and Pr. E. M. Tyler were
ruminated aa members of the Board of
Kdi ei vlon: For councilman In the First
Wild. Fred O. Ilawxby was nominated
us t. majority candidate and Henry
Mirn&anttcrn as the minority candidate;
tyeeoid ward, Charles E. Eustleo and
.ithivAi:on; Third ward. B. F. Ldrance
an? Cyrus Milam. The question of wet of
dry will be submitted direct to the Voters.
Double Slate at Seward.
SMVAltP. Neb., March IS. (Special. )
The following lnte was nominated at the
il'.iren's convention Tuesday night:
Msjvr-w. Q Dickinson and . A. Mer
riam. ity t"lerI;-C I Waseenmann and Fay
.'tv T;asurer H. A. Graff and Henry
i t.itcer. - r
i tv Krhicer -John Marl!!.
t 'oi:n ilir.nii Kim Ward-M. Hulshlxer.
Councilman Second Ward J. C. Mulfln
Kcr and Henry Campbell.
E. Morcfk-ld was elected commlttee-ir.sn-at-!arge.
ond J. F. Geeren aa com
mitteeman ii the First ward and Wll
1'am rohcroush In the Second ward.'
Seirnrd t ouimcrel lob Report.
"EWARD. Neb., March l.-(Speclal.)
The business men's entertainment and
!nvt stijatir.g committee of the Seward
omvr cr.al il'jb collected R.r.18.1 last year
fcr various entertainments and worthy!
c. jects. ur tnls suv.i ji.izB was spent ror
good binds, for the annial corn
id,iow and r,iuch fclven to philanthropic
purposes. The rime committee Is making
vp another biHjget for this year.
Cow Mr. Dai Is f.ot Rlt of m Baa
'Toine tiine sgo 1 had a very bal
ci'iijh," writes Eowia T. Dav'Hs, Black-WftU-T,
IX-i. "My brother, McCabe Davlj,
gave me a small bottle of Chamberlain's
i.'uugh Remedy. After taking this I
cue Jit half a dosen bottles tof It, but
oi ly used one of them, as the cough le.'t
ir.-; and I have nut been troubled sine."
ubtalnr.ble everywhere Advertisement
tontrd Kleeta Trarhers,
SEWARD. Neb.. March l8.-Spec'al.)-Th
fc hool board at Its .last meeting
rif led the following teacher for the en
suing ft-ear: J. A. Woodard, superlntend
tt: M(tr- Addle Reynoldson, principal,
and the Misses Judd, Bland In, Schaibl
i nd Pa id Jonea . '
UNC1, E SAM TO EAT
Orangas will b featured tomorrow in
mtrketa and stores, -on hotel, restaurant
and dinln? car riKiius, at the sod foun
tains and on the tablea of Amerl an
homes. California's big. brilliant coated,
juicy fruit will have Its Innings tomorrow,
for growers, merchants, newapapera and
other agencies are co-operating in a big
effort to get people better acquainted
with oranges to maka "Orange Day" a
big success educationally, "Orange Day"
is not designed to be a day of big profits
in the orange business. Its purpose la to
sttract interest to the aubject of oranges
as a health food to reach the ears of th
people with th truth about oranga Juice
as a nutritious and blood-purlfytng food,
as well as a delightful and refreshing
one, Special low prices will be In effect
at all fruit stands and store. -
Paving Campaign v I
Starts in Tecurasehy
TECl'MSEJt, Neb.. March t.-(Spec!al.)
The regular monthly meeting of the
Teeumseh Commercial club Tuesday e'ven-
Ing- developed Into an enthuslHStic Kather.
Ing In favor of paving th.e business
streets about the court house, and per
haps others. Pr. M. Stewart, chairman of
the club, appointed a committee of five
men. Including O. O. Mclanahan, Judge
S. P. Davidson. O. A. Dunlap, O. H.
Buerstetta and P. A: Brunduge, to look
into the paving proposition as carried on
ajt other towns In the state, to learn the
probable expense and to Interview the
property owners and report to the club
whether or not It la possible to do this
paving In Teeumseh.
The club unanimously endorsed house
roll No. 309. which Is a bill providing for
municipal bands, supported by a direct
tax, in towns ol from 1,000 to 5.CM In
habitants. MEDICAL SOCIETY HOLDS
' CONVENTION IN VALENTINE"
VALENTINE. Neb., March 'll Spe
cial) The Northwest Nebraska Medical
society met In convention hero Tuesday.
The rr.ointr.g session was devoted to a
surgical clinic' at the Valentine hospital
which Is under the management of Dr.
At noon a luncheon was served hy the
Commercial club to the doctors at the
Donoher hotel. Here Mayor Tracewell
In a befitting speech bestowed upon
them the freedom of the rlty. The
ladies of the city entertained tho doe
tors' wires at luncheon and cards In the
afternoon. The society s afternoon ses
sion was given over to a business meet
ing, papers and discussion.
A cabaret dinner was served in the
evening at the Auditorium by the Wom
en's Impiovement club, which waa the
social climax to a successful day. Pr.
McDermltt of Stuart .presided as toast
master. Those responding to toasta were
Mayor Tracewell, who In hla third speech
of the ilay spoke as official representa
tive of Valentine; Pr. Lynch of this city,
Dr. McTjiughlln of Sioux City, F. . f.
Walcolt and C. A. Ruby and L. K. Travis
of this city. The evening was rounded
out by dsnclng.
The next meeting of the society Is at
Long Pine this summer.
1 loose Damaged by Fire.
AUBURN. Neb., March 18. (Special.)
The fine residence of Frank Cline. a drug
gist, temporarily occupied by Clarence
Bouders, waa badly damaged by fire yes
terday. The, damage to the house and fur
niture' will exceed $3,000.
Perhaps STAR'S "bigness" (not in weight al6ne but in every way) appeal
. love the "bigness" of the sea.
For STAR is big. Tightly compressed in its thin wrapper is three-quarters
City and more than 317 miles beyond.
LEADING BRAND OF THE WORLD
ASK WHAT GUARD WILL DO
War Department Requests Informa
tion About Sending Hospital
Corps to Camp.
MUST WAIT UPON LEGISLATURE
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
LINCOLN. March 18.5-Speclal.)-Thc
War department proposes to hold a con
centration enmp of all the field hospital
corps of the organised militia, of the var
ious states at Sparta. Wis., during July
and August, next.
Adjutant Oneral Hall has received a
letter from the department, to this effect,
Inquiring w hether the Nebraska guard
can send Its hospital corps, which consists
of one comiany of thirty-three men. The
coneentratkn camp will afford the men
the very hei-t training under regular army
officers and with the best of equipment.
The had of ha Nebraska Ouard. will
be una'iile to Inform the department,
whether the Xehraska corps can go, until
he Knows whether his appropriation la to
be cut In half, ns proposed by the house.
The state's sham of the expense of send
In the men Is almost Insignificant.
The Cltlztna National bank of Harlan
has taken out a state charter under the
name of the State Bank of Orleans. The
new bank Is capitalised for $.0u0 and has
the foil-twins; directors: W. P. Pierce,
Walker R. Pierce and Elizabeth C. Flerca.
ninck. Brothers Appeal.
Black brothers have appealed to the su
preme court from the district court of I
gan county in the matter of a tax that
they paid mdcr protest In the sum of
flKM. The appellants contend that the
property Was assessed In Thomss county
and could not have been assessed In I-o-gan
" News tn of flM'ti.
GENEVA. Neft.. March m-8peclal.)
The anti-saloon and high license parties
held meetings lsst night. The temperance
reople endorsed a ticket recommended by
a committee of business men. The other
party adjourned without taking action.
The prospect Is that there will be the
Bishop A. L. Williams of Omaha, held
services in Trinity Episcopal church with
a class' In confirmation last evening.
Richard Dwyre waa seriously Injured
by falling down a eellarw-ay. Hp will re
cover. Fremont Milkmen Arrested.
FREMONT. Neb., March 18. (Special.)
Two milkmen were arrested yesterday
on a charge of selling low grade product.
Oeorge W. Hall was In court but a week,
ago for the same offense. Tiller Hlgtoee
"STAR A Good
O nun, i i i i i O
Men Who Chew
WHO helped make
v world's greatest
world's biggest selling brand
jolly "sea aogs wno sail tne
to; compare b 1 AK with tobacco in every corner of the seven seas, ar
of extra long leaf so thick that it won t dry out like a thin
STAR isn't a 14 or 15 ounce "pound" either.
fulj chewable ounces a "ship shape" plug
kept so. STAR is so popular that it never
dealer's shelf: 1
Perhaps y oil can realize what a big brand STAR really is by this
Last year's output of STAR plugs, placed en4 to end,
would stretch from Liverpool, in England, to Kansas
H i )Jy M
U U U D
Is the second defendant on the rame
charge. The return of Inspector Julius
Graham of the pure food department
within a week after rounding up the
milkmen, caught some of them napping.
I The probable result of the expose of tin-
i dltlons surrounding several local dairies
will be a milk ordinance In Fremont and
regular Inspection provided,.
Two Slates at l.ealnaton.
' LEXINGTON. Neb.. March lit -(Special.)
The business men of the city held
their caucus Tuesday evening. Mayor
"Jim" Byrnes was renominated for
mayor. Will Vorw alder, pomlnated for
clerk: C F. Spencer; for treasurer: Pave
Toting, councilman for First wsrd; P. .1.
Jofrcry. councilman fof second ward; V.
Naffinger, councilman for Third ward,
Henry Smith, city engineer; Mm. 1. C.
Spencer and Mrs. H. V, Grantham, fr
members of the school board.
The cit liens- caucus nominated the fol
lowing: For mayor, I. J. Xislr.v; clerk.
W. W. Rrown;. treasurer, John Roberts;
councllmen, First ward. Pave Young;
Fecond ward. H. C Winnlgcr; Third
ward, Rollanil Smith: city engineer. H.
C Realty; members of school Hoard. C.
M. Cave and Pr. J. K. Olsson.
The question of llce.use or no license
will be submitted at the coming election.
Notes from llcatrlcr.
BEATRICE, Neb., March K-tSpecll )
At a meeting of the iitir.en' ca.jcug at
Odel. Joseph Kronti, Henry Homershani
and Glen Wilson were nominated as
members of the village honrd. It was de
cided to submit the license quertlnn to n
vote of the people.
J. A. Sire and O. W. Wlebel were placed
In nomination as members of the village
board at Pe Witt nt the citizens' caucus
held at that place Wednesday.
Mrs. Helen Klaason. pioneer of (Ingn
county, died suddenly Wednesday night at
a local hospital, need Stf yenrs. She was
the widow of the late Jacob Klaasen, who
passed away in Beatrice a few years ago.
A. M. ftrunk, for tho last three years
assistant cashier, of the First National
bank of 'this city, has resigned his posi
tion to become cashier of the First Na
tional bank "of Humboldt, Neb.
Constipation Can Be ( orfd.
Start a two weeks' treatment of Pr.
King's New Life Pills today. Good for
stomach and liver. 3fn All drugglats.
Joshna, 1. AY, Jones.
WACO. Neb., Marrh W.-fPperliil.)
Joshua L. W. Jones, a pioneer of tills
village, died at the family home Sumhiy
momlng. He was 74 years old. Funeial
services were held yesterday and the re
mains interred In the Waco cemetery.
Thing To Pass Ahns"
Are Men Who
New York one of th
ports and STAR th
of Chewing Tobacco
wet seas round, who have an
Each plug is 16
made clean and '-.
stays long on jhe
w"". s. - w . r." -mt i. , -aw m m
FARMER KILLS MAN
WHO LOYED CHILD
witli Girl, Slain by Father After
HE FIRES THROUGH WINDOW
MITCHF.IX, 9. TV. March 1R.
Charles Strehle, a farm hand, wag
shot ami klllod by J. T. Sledge last
night after a depcratei struggle be
tween the, two moa at the SlodRe
home, four miles north of Mitchell.
Sleilge and his 16-year-old daugh
ter, Cliloo Sledse, are at a local hos
pital suffering from bullet wounds
Inflicted hy Streble.
cTtreble htd been discharged .by
Sledge and tt Is believed that he, was
Infatuated with the daughter.
Shortly after 10 o'clock In the
evening Rtreble fired Into the Sledge
home throuRh a window. Sledge's
daughter was hit In the arm, the
father was hit In the left niioulder
and groin. Mrs. Sledge and daugh
ter fled to the barn, and a few mln
uoa later Slrehle returned, with two
revolvers and attacked the father.
After u hand-to-hand struggle In
the kitchen, In which the walls and
floor were spattered with blood and
the furniture wrecked, Sledge man
aged to wrest one of the revolvers
from his assaflant. - An Streble
jumped through a- window. Sledge
fired three times, two bullets taking
FUGITVE PIERRE OFFICIAL
ARRESTED IN ARIZONA
PIERRE. H. I'., March lS.-(8peclal
Telegram.) Sheriff Currlpgton of Stanley
county has gone to Prescotl, Aria., after
Maurice McMillan, who l.i charged, while
city auditor of Fort Tlorre, with having
duplicated city warrants and selling war
range belonging to others, and vanishing
after collecting quite a sum In this
GERMAN VESSEL FLIES
LONDON. March IS. Advices received
by the forelnn office today state that a
neutral flag has been flown by a German
vessel. The German steamer Annie F.llse,
it Is said, recently entered a Norwegian
pf rt flylnff the Norwegian flag.
8 to men who 1
of an inch of l
w t,- " iV7 "1 i 1
TAPOR. la., March l.-Tho home of
Mr. and Mrs. M. Rice was the scene of
a pretty wedding Wednesday sfternoon
nt 1 o'clock when their daughter, Miss
Myrtle B. Rice, was united in marriage
to Mr. RAlph R Itle.ks. Rev. K, W. tyng
of Olenwood officiated In tho presence
of about seventy-five neaf relatives and
Intimate Mends of the bride and groom.
Miss Jessie Rice, a younger sister of the
bride, sang P'Hardelot's "Reeause." Mr.
Rlalr Wyant of Pes Moines plsyed Men
delssohn's wedding march. The bride
waa daintily attired ln,embrolderd while
repe over white satin and carried a
bouquet of bride's roses. The color
scheme of the floral decorations was
green and white with ferna and amllsy,
white carnations and hyacinths. Im
mediately follow Ing the reremony a three
course dinner was served.
Tho out-of-town guests were Miss
Etltth Chandler and Rlalr Wyant of Pes
Moines, Mrs. It. O. Ehlers of Omaha, Mrs.
Helen Morton of Phnnandoah, Mrs. N. S.
Phelps andCarl Phelps of Glenwood
Mrs. Herman FJilers of Omaha, Mrs. J.
M. Strshan. Mrs H. H. Woodrow. Mrs.
J. P. Criswell. Mr. and Mrs. A. Ring.
Mr. and Mrs. George fltrohl, Mr. and Mrs.
O. R. Wairen and Mr. -nd Mrs. Jay
Summers of Melvern.
Mr. and Mrs. Hicks leUve Friday morn
ing for Klamath. Ore., where Mr. Hicks
has a rl'MI service appointment an teacher
In the government Indian schools.
Says No One Need
Remain Thin Now
PhyiicUn'i Advice For Tbin Unde
reloped Men and Women
Thousands of people suffer from exces
sive thlnncs. weslt nerve and feehle
stomachs wro, having tried adreitlsed
llesh-makers. fooiUfads. physical culture
stunts and rub-on cieams, resign tnem
slve to life-long sklnnlness and think,
nothing will make them fat. Yet their
cose la not he.pless. A recently dlsrov-
rvarnrrmiivw iorce mskes rat grow
alter years of thinness, and Is also un
equalled 4or repairing ihu waste ot sick
nesa or faulty digestion and for strength
ening the nervea. This remarkahle rils
itivety la ra.led 8argol. Hlx strengih. -giving,
fat-producing elements of acknowl
edged merit have heen combined In thla
peerless preparation, which Is endorsed
hy eminent physicians and used by prom
inent people everywhere. It Is absolutely
harmless, Inexpensive and efficient.
A month's systematic, use of Hargol
annum proouce risen a.na strength by
correcting faults of digestion and bv sup
plying highly concentrated fats to the
blood. Increased nourishment is obtained
rrom the food eaten, ano the additional
fata that thin people need sre provided.
Sherman McConnell, Omaha, and other
leading druggists supply Nargn) and say
there Is a large demand for it.
While thts new preparation has given
splendid results as a nerve-tonic and l-
toltrer, it suouia not i tiseo ny nervons
peoplo unless they wish to gain at. least
ten pounds of flesh. Advertisement. .
For a Cold Corner
on a Cold Morning!
' , . .
A little Electric Radiator will
' bo . mighty welcome ' to young and old alike.
For baby's bath--for father's shave it is in
dispensable. . , ,r i
the littJe heater which glows while warming, '
fan b moved from place to place with ea. It will
epread Its cheerful giow whereever there la an electrlo
light socket to attach it to.
Like many other electrical conveniences it
mskes your home comfortable at little cost.
Omaha Electric Light & Power Co.
Th quality printer wcgtt
his customer to spend
money for good engravings,
because it is money uell
spent. The best printer in
the business cannot get re
sults out of an inferior cut.
We make them to suit tfie
Many Cases of
Says We Must Keep Feet Dry,
Avoid Exposure and
Eat Less Meat.
Htay off the damn ground, avoid ex
posure, keep feet tlry, eat less meat, drink
lots of water, and above nil take a spoon
ful of suits occasionally to keep down
Rheumatism ( rnused hy poisonous
toxin, cailed uric acid, which Is generated
In the bowels and absorbed Into the blood,
it Is the function of the kidneys to filter
this acid from the blood and cast It out
In the urine. The pores of the skin are
also a means of freeing the blood of this
Impurity. In dump and chilly, cold wea
ther tho skin pores are closed, thus forc
ing the kidneys to do double work, they
become weak and sluggish and fall to
eliminate this uric acid which keeps ac
cumulating and elreulutlng through the .
system, eventually settling In the joints
and muscles, causing stiffness, soreness
and pain called rheumatism.
At the first twinge of rheumatism get
from any pharmacy about four ounces of
Jad Salts: put a tablespoonful In a glass
of wster and drink before breakfast earh
morning for n week. This Is said to elim
inate uric acid by stimulating the kidneys
lo normal action, thus ridding the blood
of these Impurities.
Jiul Salts is Inexpensive, harmlesa and
Is made from the add of g rupee and
lemon Juice, combined with llthla and Is
used with excellent results by -.housands
of folks who are subject to rheumatism.
Here you have a pleasant, effervescent
llthla -water drink which overcomes urle
c.ItT and Is beneficial to your kidneys as
Try This If You
There is one sure way that never. falls
to remove dandruff completely and that
Is to dissolve It. This destroys It entirely.
To, do this, Just get about four ounces of
plain, ordinary liquid arvon; apply It at
night when retiring ;yiae enough to mois
ten the scalp and Mb It, In gently with
the finger tips.
By morning most, If not all, of your
dandruff will be gone, and three or four
more applications will completely dissolve
and entirely destroy every tingle sign
and trace of It, no matter how much
dandruff you may have.
You will find, too. that all Itching and
digging of the scalp will stop Instantly
and your hair will be fluffy, lustrous,
glossy, sliky and soft and look and feel
a hundred timea better. V
Tou can get liquid arvon at any drug
store. uh Inexpensive, and four ounces
Is all you will need. Thla slrapia remedy
haa never been known to fall. Advertise
TTB BB.OS. CO,
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