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THE BEE: OMAHA, MONDAY. OCTOBER 15. 1917.
MORE COUNTIES IN
Most of State Now Lined Up
to Assist in Work of Con
servation of Nation's
Office Holder Finds Time
To Concoct a Little Poetry
Additional counties which have re
ported into the central office the com
pletion of their county committees for
the work on the food pledge campaign
are Adams, Cuming, Burt, Jefferson,
Platte, Dakota, Seward and York.
Following are the appointees:
John X Stanley, chairman, Hastings.
Adam. Breede. Hastings.
T. W. B. Everhart, superltendent of
John R. M. Corey, secretary of Commer
cial club. Hastings.
Mrs. John Slaker, chairman woman's
Mrs. O. O. Churchill. Hastings.
B. J. Hllsabek, Kenesanr.
E. N. P. Hubbrd. Juniata.
Ed Hall, Koseland. .
Mrs. George Howe, chairman, Wisner.
Emma R. Miller, secretary. West Point.
Mrs. Robert Johnson. Blaine, Wlsner.
Mrs. Maud Bishop, Grant, Wlsner.
Mrs. Roy Pilgrim. Cleveland, Pender.
Mrs. R. V. Graff, Bancroft, Bancroft.
Mrs. Emma Ward, town of Bancroft
Mrs. James Newbigger, WlBner, Wlsner.
Mrs. Charles Taylor, Beemer, Beemer.
Mrs. Percy Nellor, Logan, Beemer.
Mrs. Charles Stevens, Neligh, Bancroft
Mrs. William Kinsel. town of Wlsner.
Mrs. A. E. Ross, towru-of Beemer.
Mrs. J. F. Borgelt. Blsmarcls, Wlsner.
Mrs. Adolf Toelle, Elkhorn, Beemer.
Mrs. Gus E. Grunke, St Charles, West
Miss Elsie Hoy, Sherman, West Point.
Mrs, Charles Thompson, Garfield, West
Mrs. Joe Bethschtlder, Mrs. King and Mrs.
H. Schmidt, city of West Point.
Mrs. Anton Dvorak, Lincoln, Dodge.
Mrs. William F. Battenhorst, Monterey,
Mrs. James Benedict, Cuming, West Point
A. M. Anderson, chairman County Council
of Defense and president Commercial club,
W. T. Poucher, county superintendent of
Mrs. E. C. Houston, member of Woman's
H. L. Webster, farmer, Tekamah.
E. A. Hanson, banker, Decatur.
George W. Little, banker, Lyons.
Charles M. Viles, farmer, Lyons.
Louis M. Larson, farmer. Oakland
Clara H. Koehlcr, school teacher, Oakland.
M. W. .Roberts, member County Commer
slal club, Oakland.
Mrs. George W. Minter, Jr., member Coun
ty Commercial club, Oakland.
T. A. Minler.banker, Craig.
- T. T. Plummer, agent Larmera' Co-Oper-atlve
W. D. Smith, newspaper publisher, Craig.
D. C. Sutherland, newspaper publisher,
A. M. Anderson, Tekamah.
W. T. Poucher, Tekamah.
D. C. Sutherland, Tekamah.
Mrs. E. C. Houston, Tekamn'.i.
"W. W. Roberts, Oakland. (
Mrs., George W. Mlnler, Jr., Oakland.
i Jefferson County.
G. W. Hanson.
Dan Kavan&ugh. '
Mrs. Warren Perry.
Mrs. W. H. McCoy.
John Heasty, chairman of Jefferson
Anton Jaworskl, Humphrey.
Albert Stenger, Columbus.
T F Plagemann, Creston.
E. C. Halm, Humphrey.
John Bender, Humphrey.
I. N. Jones, Montoe.
Hector Blaser, Duncan;
Edward Luslenskl, Piatt Center.
Benjamin Fellers, Monroe.
Charles Kelly, Monroe. ,
Frank Murseman, Creston.
Forest Merrill, Columbus.
Matthew Ramaeker, Llnsday.
John Swanson, St. Edward.
Paul Grelg. Bt Edward,
John 8ok, Duncan. s
Wllford B. Voss. secretary Dakota City.
C. B. Young, assistant secretary, Dakota
Mrs. WUber E. Allen, Homer.
Mrs. B. E. Evans, Dakota City.
Mrs. J. W. Collins, Jackson. .
Mrs. R. C. Dugganr Goodwin.
.Mm, John Connors, Emerson.
Tilrs. D. G. Evans, Nacora.
Mrs George Boucher, South Sioux City.
Mrs Hans Bonnlekson, Waterbury.
Mr. Thomas Ashford. chairman of the
County of Defense league.
Mr. Vail, chairman, Seward.
Hon. Phil Mauer, Beaver Crossing.
Hon. George Liggett, Utica.
Henry Mortensen, Cordova.
Stephen Graff, Goehner.
F P. Shields, Tamora.
H O. Howard, Milford. s
' York County.;
Hon. C. E. Sandall, acting chairman,
TDr F. S. Morris, vie. president, Me-
CILG. Hopkins, acting; secretary, York.
a A. Met, treasurer, York.
Robert Brown Stewart, Gresham.
Thomas Pries. Thayer, Thayer.
w b. Bottom, Morton. Benedict
Chsiles Flick, Arboryllle. , n. r.
Robert Flnley. Braosnaw. ru.
James.Barr, Lockrldge, York. ,
Fred Strobel. New York, York.
-m i(i Warn. WaCO.
Charles Purinton, Beaver, Waco.
James .Neville, Leroy, York
Con Mccarty, Baker, Bradshaw.
Clark Fay, Brawn, Bradshaw.
P 5. Moore. Henderson A, Lofhton.
Cornelius Peterson, Henderson B. Hender-
T. L. Smith, Hayes, Lushton.
R F Lord. McFadden, McCooL
L; Laffrty. West Blue. McCool.
C E. Sandall. First ward, York.
W A. Miller. Second ward. YorK.
a A. Peterson. Third ward, York.
J. 3. Price. Fourth ward, York
Building Many New v
Cottages at Alliance
Alliance, Neb". Oct. .-(Special )
Secretary W. D.'Fisher of the Al
liance Commercial club arrived here
Friday morning, and has already
started a campaign of activity that
will mean great things for Alliance
in the next few years.
Mr. Fisher has a proposition, from
a Lincoln construction company to
build twenty-five cottages which are
badly needed to take care of the con
tinued arrivals of families locating
here. Plans are also under way for
the erection of a modern fire proof
sue story hotel..
Mr. Fisher has a three year contract
with the 'Community club, the busi
ness men subscribing to the budget
for a period of three years.
K. C. Celebrate Columbus
Day at Alliance, Neb.
Alliance, Neb., Oct. 14. (Special)
Columbus Day was celebrated here
by the Knights of Columbus arrang
ing a patriotic program to whichhe
public were invited. Grand Knight
J. C. Morrow of the local council
acted as toastmaster and Attorney
William MitchellrJ. W. Guthrie and
Rev. P. J. Manning responded with
Maryland State Easy
Pickings for the Navy
Annapolis, Md., Oct. 14. Maryland
State proved easy for Navy yesterday.
The sailors won by 62 to 0 jn a con
test which failed to develop anything
unusual in the way of foot ball
Land Commissioner Shumway
Drops Role as Politician and
Blossoms Out as Bard, and
He's Some Bard.
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
Lincoln, Neb., Oct. 13. (Special.)
Office holding has brought out
qualities in men not before suspected.
Land Commissioner Grant Shumway
is resourceful, very resourceful. As
a prophet he stands in a class by him
self and as a statesman few can
match him. But now he crops out
with another characteristic. It seems
he can write poetry. Not only can he
write it in a manner that woulu make
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow green
with envy, but he can reach up into
the intellectual heavens and pluck
therefrom beautiful roses of rhetorec,
equalled only in Boston, the city of
esthetic glory and baked beans. Here
is his latest:
The autumn leaves are falling to the mould;
Along the sumac's hedge is vagrant fire;
The ferns and forests are of amber gold.
Shot through with emerald as they expire;
All nature seems in glory when it dies.
The day's resplendant orb. retiring, throws
Its gorgeous translucent draperies
Around its couch, as it sinks to repose;
And Cygnus, or the babied dying swan,
Tho sweet Its song alas it sings but one.
Arrival of Autumn witnesses frui
tion of hopes, abundance and happi
ness, where the largosses of the
farms are transmuted into gold.
Surplus in amplitude has come from
Nebraska's peerless soil, and its ex
change brings modern farm houses,
larger barns, better stock, motor cars
and Liberty bonds.
It has brought more a content"
ment with rural life, which modern
convenience contemplates. The young
folks from the country are leading in
the grand march of the common
Autumn of 1917 has come on time,
loaded down with a summer of events.
There is something about this march
of seasons, that bids one pause and re
flect. The more one plants to do,
the less time there is to do it; the
larger load one would anticipate for
a summer, the more swiftly does that
summer glide along. Ere one knows
it the ideas of autumn show from
The trees of home drops down upon
one's head a yellow leaf, the carpet
of green gives out a sense of ma
turity, the garden shows only a rem
nant of its former promise and ful
fillment, and in the thinning foliage
of the orchard are branches bending
down with red and w'pening fruit;
yellow pumpkins peek from fields of
corn,' and the fields themselves, like
frests, hold their contributions high
in the air, 250,000,000 bushels of Coro
Straw-stacks, eaolian marcelled and
drifted by blow stackers, tell of a
harvest past The spider spins his
gossamer in the browning stubble
fields; the cows sway homeward over
abandoned pastures, rolling in fat, and
ever ready to yield an ample compen
sation fr the very joy of living. Sym
bols of : lenty a million haystacks
dot a-thousand meadows.
The frest fringe along the river
front shows tips of red, and brown
and gold here and there in its dark
bank of green. Goldenrod crowns
hill and ridge, and pale, gray wilder
ness yarrow, deepening to brown and
purple, nods 'over the virgin prairies.
The flowers have turned to deeper
hues, dark red and yellow, cannas,
mosses, and the persistent crimson
of.Teplitz roses. The leaves hang
listless in the silent air. A walnut
falU from its aerial home, as Sammy
Jay startles the stillness with his
strident call, but even Sammy chortes
softy to his mate,' as over reminescen
ces of a happy summer past. High
overhead 'the Canadians are honking
down to Dixie land.
From Nebraska's sunny sky, through
the alchemy of nature has come a
sign. Deep in f the soil, carbons, hy
drates and exides penetrate. There
they are blended in nature's mysteri
ous laboratory,, to feed the earth, to
feed plant life, to feed animals.
New Long-Distance Phone
Service to Potash Fields
' Alliance, Neb., Oct. 14. (Special.)
The demand for long distance tele
phone service to the rotash fields has
induced the Nebraska Telephone com
pany to extend their metallic circuit
from Alliance to Hoffland, Antioch,
Lakeside and Ellsworth. This will
give etter service also to farms and
ranches between those points. Work
on the .extension will start in a few
Sioux Indians Doing
Good Work at Alliance
Alliance. Neb.. Oct. 14. (Special.)
The Sioux Indians assisting in har
vesting the enormous potato crop m
Box Butte county are giving good
satisfaction and have agreed, to re
turn for the same work next year.
This being the first visit of some of
the Indians to Alliance for several
years they expressed great surprise
at the growth and improvement in
THIRTEEN 4 MINUTE
Nebraska Branch of Committee
on Public Information Grad
ually Being Organized by
(From a Staff Correspondent)
Lincoln, Neb., Oct. 14. (Special.)-
The Nebraska branch of the Four-
Minute Men division of the United
States committee on public informa
tion (the secretary of state, secretary
of war, secretary of the navy and
George Creel) is now organized in
sirty cities and towns, announces Pro
fessor M.vM. Fogg, state chairman.
Thirteen additional chairmen have
been appointed this week: Greelev,
J. R. Swain; Harvard, George II.
Thomas; Hazard, C. V. Trumble;
McCook. John L. Rice; Stella, R. A.
Clark; Talmage, Eugene G. Spencer;
Utica, George Liggett; Weeping Wa
ter, E. L. Hunter; Wymore, Adam
McMulIen; Arcadia, Esper McCleary;
Clay Center, A. C. Epperson; Gering,
A. B. Wood; Scottsbluff, C. M. Math
eny. The official messages which the
four-minute sneakers accredited reQ-
resentatives of the government will
bring to the people the next two
weeks will deal exclusively with the
second Liberty loan.
Learner Loses Contest
Case in Supreme Court
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
Lincoln, Neb., Oct. 14. (Special.)
George W. Learner, county attorney
of Dakota county, loses in his con
test to hold his position, according to
the opinion of the supreme court.
Learner was elected last fall by a
plurality of only 13 votes and Sidney
T. Frum, his opponent, contested the
election. A demand for a recount
was made by Frum in the county
court, which was refused, and on ap
peal to the district court was af
firmed. An appeal to the supreme
court reverses the opinion of the
The court holds that I-rum was en
titled to introduce as evidence bal
lots which had been properly pre
served without first making proof
that error had been committed in the
Wood River Man's Store
Painted Yellow by Citizens
CranA Tcl.iticl Neh . Oct. 14. fSoe-
cial Telegram.) Popular resentment
among the people of Wood River
against the exemption by the district
board at -.Lincoln 01 tiva MCK.ee, a
young Wood Kiver business man;
from service under the selective list,
Friday night led to the, painting of the
front o.' his building ina yellow hue.
McKee'i dependency claim was
passed on by the lbcal board and re
jected. It was set forth that his
father and mother depended upon him
for support, though the parents own
their own home and the young man
has a business and a uuuaing on ine
main street. There is defense of him
on the theory that the parents have
no other means of. support.
Start Work on Fourth
Potash Plant at Antioch
Alliance Neb., Oct. 14. (Special.)
The Western Potash company
backed by Colorado capital have
started work on their plant at Antioch,
making the fourth company to build
at that place. Their plant will prob
ably be larger than any now in the
Uni of Pennsylvania ' ,
Collects From Swarthmore
Philadelphia, Pa., Oct. 14. The re
juvenated foot ball eleven of the Uni
versity of Pennsylvania yesterday de
feated Swarthmore, 19 to 0. Howard
Berry, full back, scored 4 points and
contributed largely to the others. In
the second period Berry dropped the
ball as he was tackled at the Swarth
more goal line. Wray, Pennsyl
vania's center,- recovered it for a
touchdown and Berry kicked the goal.
Just before the end of the final period
Berry kicked a field goal from the
twenty-three yard line.
Dh n State Walks All Over
Columbus, O., Oct. 14. Outclassing
Northwestern university in every de
partment of the game and presenting
to them a stone wall defense from
beginning to end, Ohio State univer
sity, last year's Western conference
champions, today defeated the "pur
pie" warriors in the first conference
game on the state's schedule by a
score of 40 to 0.
Kansas Aggies Score
Over Missouri State
Columbia, Mo., Oct. 14. Kansas
Agricultural foot ball flayers yester
day defeated the University of Mis
souri by a score of 7 to 6. The visitors
made their scores in the third period,
when Hinds went oyer for a touch
down and Rendels kicked goal. Mis
souri's six points were made by
Slusher's touchdown in the fourth
"Sox Are Back in Winning
Mood' Says Rowland
Chicago, Oct. 14. The White
Sox are back in a winning mood,
Clarence Rowland, manager of the
victorious Chicago club, said last
"I think the rest of the way to
the world's series will be easy,"
Rowland said. "It wasn't possible
for any team to beat the Giants as
they played in New York, but we
finally made them break down here
and let us come from away behind
and win the game. The Sox still
is the best short series team in the
world, and I think the fans of the
country will agree with that about
Moaday night." '
"The White Sox finally found
themselves," said Charles A. Com
iskey, owner of the Chicago team,
"and I look to them to win the
championship.' Today's game was
the most enthusiastic contest I ever
have seen in all my career in base
Chicago Uni Swallows
Vanderbilt in Easy Game
Chicago, Oct. 14. The University
of Chicago easily defeated Vanderbilt
university at foot ball yesterday in the
opening game of the season on Stagg
field, 48 to 0. Coach Stage s team of
green men used nothing but straight
foot ball, a line shift nlav proving the
undoing of Vanderbilt. In only one
period, the third, did the Nashville
collegians have an opportunity to
show their offensive strength. At that
time, aided by a long punt which they
recovered, they made first -downs
twice and were m ten yards of a goal,
but were held. Chicago s backhcld
worked well, Rouse, Higgins and El
ton carrying the ball for long gains.
Only three forward passes wer at
tempted, all by Vanderbilt, none being
State Bowling Tourney
May Go to Fremont
Fremont. Neb.. Oct. 14. (Snecial
Telegram.) While in Fremont on
business, W. S. Ridgcll, state fire
commissioner and president of the
Nebraska State Bowline association.
conferred with the manager of the
local alleys and local bowlers in re
gard to staging the 1918 annual ten
pin meet at Fremont again. Fremont
handled the meet for the first time
last year. Lincoln was voted the
tournament at the meeting last April,
but during the summer the Lincoln
alleys on which the tournament was
to have been held, have been removed
to make room for a new building. It
is probable rremont will take the
Telephone Rates Lower
in Smaller Towns
Telephone rates are loer in small towns than la large
places because It costs less per telephone to furnish serv
ice In the smaller communities.
In big -towns the switchboards are more complex and
expensive, the distance of subscribers from the central
office is greater, the construction more costly and the rents
and wages higher,
Illinois Collects Forty-Four
Off the Oklahoma Uni
Urbana. 111.. Oct. 14. Open .field
running characterized the foot ball
game between Illinois and Oklahoma
universities here yesterday( which the
former won by 44 to 0. Nichols Ab
bott, one of Oklahoma's quartet of
light naitbacks, returned the ball from
kickoff in a manner that surprised
Illinois and gained consistently until
the Illinois goal was threatened. Then
Illinois strengthened and kent their
goal line uncrossed. Illinois ended
the game with a team of substitutes.
School of Mines Outplays
University of Wyoming
Cheyenne, Wyo., Oct. 14. The
Colorado School of Mines foot ball
team defeated the University of Wy
oming eleven here yesterday, 51 to 3.
The Colorado teani was superior in
all phases of the game. C. Schneider,
left halfback for Colorado, was the
star of the game, breaking away
frequently for great gains.
Layman, the Wyoming fullback,
kicked a field goal in the first twenty
five seconds of the second period.
Syracuse Piles Up on
v Rutgers Gridiron Eleven
Syracuse, N. Y., Oct. 14. Syracuse
university yesterday defeated Rutgers,
14 to 10, in a welf-played foot ball
game. Malone's forty-six-yard run
around right end for a touchdown was
the feature, the Syracusejialfback tak
ing the ball on a double pass and
scoring by fast footwork. He went
through the entire Rutgers team with
out interference. '
Avoid All Meat '
If Kidneys and
Uric Acid In Meat Excites Kidneys
and Irritates the
Take Salts at First Sign of Bladder
Weakness or Kidney-Backache.
Kidney and Bladder weakness re
sult from uric acid, says a noted au
thority. The kidneys filter this acid
from the blood and pass it on to the
bladder, where it often remains to ir
ritate and inflame, causing a burning,
scalding sensation, or setting up an
irritation at the neck of the bladder,
obliging you to seek relief two or
three times during the night. The
sufferer is in constant dread, the wa
ter passes sometimes with a scalding
sensation and is very profuse; again,
there is difficulty In voiding it.
Bladder weakness, most folks call
it, because they can't control urina
tion. While it is extremely annoying
and sometimes very painful, this is
really one of the most simple ailments
to overcome. Get about four ounces
of Jad Salts from your pharmacist
and take a tablcspoonful in a glass of
water before breakfast, continue this
for two or three days. This will neu
tralize the acid in the urine so it no
longer is a source of irritation to the
bladder and urinary organs, which
then act normally again.
Jad Salts is inexpensive, harmless,
and is made from the acid of grapes
and lemon juice, combined with lithia,
andjs used by thousands of folks who
arev subject to urinary disorders
caused by uric acid irritation., Jad
Salts is splendid for kidneys and
causes no bad effects whatever.
Here you have a pleasant, effer
vescent lithia-water drink which
quickly relieves bladder trouble.
And Be Happy
Mp in, vuuMn mmm dim.
ELECT OFFICERS OF
W. F. M. SATURDAY
Oklahoma City Chosen for
Meeting Next Year; Reports
Received on Conditions
' in Orient.
The following pfficers for the com
ing year were yesterday elected by
the Topeka branch of the Methodist
Women's Foreign Missionary society,
now meeting at the First Methodist
church in Omaha:
President, Mrs. J. F. Boeye; vice
presidents, Mrs. Alma E. Piatt, Mrs.
Homer Stuntz, and Mrs. Francis J.
McCounell; corresponding secretary,
Miss Ella M. Watson; associate sec
retary, Mrs. V. Troutman Stavely;
recording secretary, Mrs. V. ii.
Righter; treasurer, Mrs. 15. M.
Davies; superintendent of young peo
ple's work, Mrs. L. P. McGill; super
intendent of children's work, Mrs.
George S. Diveley; superintendent of
literature, Mrs. F. R. Hollenbeck;
secretary of special work, Mrs. Lydia
K. Andrew; college secretary, Mrs.
Jesse Fisher; extension secretary,
Mrs. R. S. Freeman; editor Topeka
Branch Herald, Mrs. George V. Is
ham; jubilee supervisor, Mrs. Joseph
Thompson; auditor, R. N. McEn
tire; delegates to general executive,
Mrs. U. S. Brown, Mrs. George
Diveley; alternates to general execu
tive, Mrs. W. T. Dumni and Mrs. F.
China. India and Africa all sent in
their appeals to the United States
this morning, begging that in the
press of war excitement the old
duties be not forgotten. The United
States is not the only one- with in
flated prices. Missionaries in all
lparts of the world are having diffi
culty supporting their flocks, which
include many new ones flown to
them for shelter during these
troubled times. -
Miss Maria Larrson, a ' Swedish
young woman, kept in the field by
the Methodist Missionary society of
this district, told of the vast need- of
west China, where occidental civili
sation rarely penetrates and where
80,000,000 Chinese women are waiting
for the gospel. Miss Larrson is off
on furlough, but war times prevented
her going to her home in Sweden, so
she is visiting in this country.
Miss Elma Chilson made a fervent
plea for Bombay, India, and Mrs.
J. F. Fisher, told of the wonderful
possibilities of Africa and gave a list
of African study books.
Oklahoma City was unanimously
chosen this morning by the Women's
Foreign Misisonary society of the
Methodist church, Topeka branch,
for the thirty-fifth annual meeting
Gophers Overwhelm South
Dakotans in First Game
Minneapolis, Minn., Oct. 14. Min
nesota overwhelmed South Dakota
State college, 64 to 0, in its first game
of the seaspn here yesterday. The
Gophers, playing mostly old style foot
ball, circled the ends or plunged off
tackle repeatedly for long gains.
Arntzon, Lanoi and Bicrman were the
star performers, ach advancing the
ball more than thirty yards on sev
eral occasions. Only one forward
pass of the four attempted by the
Gophers was successful, a throw from
Arntzon to Flinn netting twenty-five
yards. . "
South Dakota was unable to pierce
the Gopher forward wall and made
first down but once. The game was
marred by frequent fumbling and
Lehigh Falls Easy Prey to
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pa., Oct. 14. The Uni
versity of Pittsburgh foot ball team
easily defeated Lehigh university yes
terday, 41 to 0. Coach Warner used
many substitutes when it was seen
the locals were not in danger. On
the first kickoff Quarterback Miller
ran the ball back ninety-six yards for
South Dakota Shuts Out
North in First of Season
Vermilion. S. D.. Oct. 14. With
only one veteran in the lineup the
University of South Dakota foot ball
eleven, in its initial game of the sea
son, defeated North Dakota univer
sity here yesterday, 19 to 0.
Scalpers Get "Theirs"
After Recent Harvest
Chicago, Oct. 14. Scalpers of
world's series tickets got a severe
jolt yesterday after reaping a golden
harvest during the first two games
played in Chicago.
Box seat tickets purchased for $5
and which speculators sold for $25
and $30 for the first two games,
were disposed of yesterday for $5
and $S and the scalpers had trou
ble in getting rid of them at that
price. The cold weather and the
two beatings the White Sox got in
New York somewhat dampened the
spirit of the Chicagoans.
Scalpers sold reserved seats in the
grandstand yesterday for $2 and $3.
Denver Lands, Seven to
Nothing, From Colorado
Denver, Colo., Oct. 14 Denver
university's foot ball team defeated
the University of Colorado here yes
terday, 7 to 0.
The score came near the end of the
game. Colorado lost the ball on a
fumble on the fifteen-yard line and
Denver carried to the line and Ander
son went over for a touchdown. Lind
runi kicked goal.
Little open play was attempted in
Traveling Men to Help
Push Liberty Bond Loan
Nebraska members of the Travel
ers' Protective associatioil will lend
their support to the Sale of the
United States government second
Liberty loan. They will work together
as a body and use every effort to fur
ther the sale of these bonds.
State President N. Stanley Brown
has been appointed state chairman of
the Liberty loan committee and he
has appointed each post president in
the state as local chairman. The
Omaha committee consists of W. VV,
Watt, president of Post A, chairman,
and all officers el Post A and mem
bers pf committees.
They have set their mark to sIl
$50,000 worth of the bonds ani'the
slogan will be 1,000 bond subscrio--tions.
Every Travelers" Proitective
association member is urged to use
Williams College Stages '
- Rally and Beats Cornell
Ithaca, N. Y Oct. 14. With the
score 10 to 0 against tliem in the
fourth period, the Williams foot ball
team staged a rally here yesterday
and scored two touchdowns, defeating
Cornell, 14 to 10. In the final period
Williams, outweighed, but (aster, fair
lv swept the Cornell eleven off its
Indiana Jumps Hard on
St. Louis University
Bloomington, Ind., Oct. 14. St.
Louis University was no match for
the Indiana team yesterday, going
down in defeat by the decisive score
of 40 to 0. Practically the entire In
diana second striug eleven was sent
in at the beginning of the third quar
ter. Ree Want Ads Produce' Results.
his influence to sell these bonds. A
mass meeting of all traveling men is
called at the Commercial club rooms
Saturday night. October 20, at 8 p. nu
Francis A. Brogan will speak and Al
bert A. llaberstroh will render a few
vocal selections. There will be pa
triotic music, cigars and a good time.
The object of the meeting will be
to promote interest and enthusiasm
and get the traveling men behind the
Liberty loan, and a large crowd is
Contains In proper propor
tions all xingrcdients neces
sary for the development of
the infant protein for build
ing muscles, '"ash" for mak
ing firm bones and suf
ficient fats and
Low Fares to Florida
and the Gulf Coast
These fares are for round
trip tickets from Omaha via Chicago, on sale
daily with return limit of June 1, 1918, and
provide for liberal stopovers en route. Fares
from adjacent points are correspondingly low.
Charleston, S. C. .... ........... 54.56
Havana, Cuba 95.91
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 54.5S
Jacksonville (tit WuUiitoa) 63.76
KeyWe.t,F,I ..... 87.66
Kinimmee, Fla. 163.56
Miami, Fla. 76.66
Mobil, Ala. . 44.31
New Orleans, La. .44.31
Ormond.Fla.. ., 60.96 .
Palm Beach, Fla 73.06
, 'Pais Christian, Mitt. 44.31
St. Petersburg. Fla. .....66.16
St Augustine, Fla. 56.86 .'
Tampa, Fla. 66.16
f As you know, the Chicago & Norths"
Western is the line of unsurpassed service fo
Chicago. Let our experienced representativeyir
, range all the details of your trip clear through
to destination. It will save your time. t It! will .
relieve you of all attention to the petty things in
cident to railway travel. ' : '
Just phone Douglas 2740 or call at
il l CITY TICKET OFFICE
140M403 Farnam St.
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Last Times Today
i Francis X. Bushman.
I "THE HONOR X
George Walsh, . ft
Milton Sills. P
"Some Picture." Q
II Julian Eltinge
EDWARD EARLE, in
HOME OF THE BIG DOUBLE SHOW.
Walter Baker & Company
With the Grant ALB INI,
The Three Melody Maids
Hr Them Sln "The Blues."
' Elkins, Fay & Elkins
Singing end Dancing Minstrels.
Valentine & Bell
Comedy Novelty Act.
Photoplay Scresm .
BILLY WEST, in
MATINEES TUES., WED., 25c.
Beautiful Southern Romance
"THE WHITE SLAVE"
With Colored Plantation
Singers and Dancers.
Mats., 25c Nights, 25c to 75c.
BOYD Th'C Frc Sat
w Mat. Sat.
Richard Walton Tully Presents
40 People. 3 Cars Effects.
Mat. 50c to $1.50. NlhU. 53c to $2.00.
Last Times Today
BRILLIANT MUSICAL BURLESQUI
Twice Laity wlelk Mat. Today.
Final Prlrimncs Friday Hits
A Cyclone of Laughter
In Two Acts.
Shile of 8 Hi Trort Wnlwit B Wiled
nu tone te the opposite extreme ne hu
th. thlnneit girl la burleiiua d she'e the
tunnl.it; hardly cam a ahadew. Aaykody
whe doaia't atlead this corking feed thow
la a doutla-dyad slacker, aai I.
OLD MAN JOHNSON. Mir. Gayety.
Eranlnga and Sun. Mill- 25s, Mo. 7Se, tl.
Chaw Gum If Yen Like, But Ne Smoking.
LADIES' 1 0o AT ANY WEEK
TICKETS XUt DAY MATINEE
Baby Carriage Garaae Is the Lobe?
! R A N D E I S
ITU7ATCD AH This Week Till
is.j-1 l s-lt Thurs Mat. Wed. ;
in, "Just a Woman"
Prices NIpM, 25c to 75c. Mats. 25c te 50e.
All Next Veek "Little Peggy O'Moora."
Bee Want Ads Produce Results.
THE BEST OF VAUDEVILLE
Th!i Weak. Matlnse Dally, 2:IS; Night. 1:15.
Rfrt Malmie: . . Hater 4
Chain: Alia A Frantla:
Rita Bslaad; El Clave A
O'Connor; Orpheus Trawl
Extra Attraction MARTIN BECK Presents
"THE RETREAT OF THE GERMANS
AT THE BATTLE OF ARRAS."