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THE BEE: OMAHA, SATURDAY, JANUARY 19, 1918.
Prof. Oramlich Tells Improvers
Some Seasons Why It Main
tains Figure That Seems
FIREMEN AS AID
IN AVAR CRISIS
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Governor Praises Men Who
"Protect Property of Citizens
at Time When Enemy Torch
Is Everywhere in Land.
Fremont, Neb., Jan. 18. (Special
Telegram.) Governor . Neville in an
aildress at the banquet of the Ne
braska Volunteer Firemen s associa
tion here last evening, said that one
of the. serious problfplJ .Confronting
this country today is bringing into
line ihrough laws to be enacted alien
state council of defense today started opment of the corn by-products busi,
a movement that will no doubt result ."" I " reliably informed that
...: . . t,;. t.ii there is one factor', in Iowa that is
ame'ndS to UUte' tatfc. W busborn a day
nrovntin unnaturalized . c tizens Just to getihe oil from it. f . .
the protessor declared that it is
unpatriotic to "finish" cattle beyond
(From Stuff Corrwpondant.)
Lincoln, Neb., Jan. .18. (Special.)
High prices of feed have placedithe
live stock feeders of the state in a
difficult position,' Prof. H. J. Gramlich
told the corn improvers' association
at its meeting at . the state farm.
"Farmers who overbid packers to get
some cattle a few months ago would
have to stand a loss if they sold right
now," he declared.
"A few years ago people would
have scoffed at the farmer who sold
his corn and then hauled out other
feed to his farm, while today the op
posite condition prevails. ;
. - - Much Fat Unpatriotic. "
"The secret of high corn prices
seems to lie in the tremendous devel
preventing unnaturalized . citizens
from exercising the rignts or tne
Better environment must be provid
ed for the education of the coming
generations, so that only true, loyal
citizens .will result. Discretion must
be used, he said,, but immediate ac
tion - is necessary.. American ideals
mast, be taught.
. i Tribute to Firemen.
' The volunteer firemen were paid
a high tribute for their loyalty and
devotion to duty. More than ever, he
said, their services, are needed to pro
tect the property of the citizens of
the state and the tooastuns neeaea to
a certain point, lhe extra tat is
simply wasted since it is sold to the
consumer and,, of course, is not eaten.
The butcher and packer do not trim
away the fat since it spojls the ap
pearance t of the. carcass." - i
Hundreds Have Come.
Organized agriculture has opened
in earnest. . Hundreds of farmers are
in attendance, and it is' believed that
by the end of the week attendance
records will be broken. The state
horticultural society is holding it
sessions down town, while the corn
will use' less meat and eat more of
our grains, especially corn. As the
population becomes more dense and
food more scarce, larger and larger
areas of our tillable lands will be
given over to the raising of grain.
Dairying will be increased. Our nec
essary beef will be raised to a very
large extent on the ranges, in the
rough country which will not pro
duce grain. Vast areas of land of
this sort are still undeveloped."
Club Holds Annual Meet
Plattsmouth, Neb., Jan. 18.Spe
cial.) Last night the Commercial club
of this city held its ninth annual banJ
quet at the Hotel Wagner. The speak
ers were Mayor John P. Sattler, su
perintendent of the Plattsmouth
schools; G. E. DeWolf and Rev. M.
A. Shine of this city and Judge Paul
Jcsson of Nebraska City. VV. A. Rob
ertson, president of the Commercial
club, was toastniaster.
The county fuel ' committee met
here yesterday to arrange the prices
for fuel in this county.
First Lieutenant Lawrie W. Whir
acre of Camp Shermon, O.', who is on
a furlqugh for 20 days, was united in
marriage with Miss Flossie Bute of
Hastings at the home of H. wes
cott, the Rev. H. G. McCluskey offi
ciating. The bride is one of the teach
ers of the riattsmoulh public bcnoois.
Lieutenant Whitacre departed this
morning for Aurora, where he will
visit with his brother, A. G. Wkjit
acre, and his father, John Whitacre
of Winfield, Kan., who is visiting at
Aurora; Lieutenant Whitacre will re
turn in.' a few days for a short stay
with his bride before going to the
east.1 t Mrs. Whitacre will continue
teaching for this term.
feed the armies that are fighting for Per "95la'!in' h"P ,b,f
met at the university farm ;Tues
' More than. 400 firemen attended the
"Uncle John" Cltland of Femont,
known as the father of the associa
tion,1 presided as toastmaster. Toasts
were given by Harry J. Hauser, Fre
mont, retiring president; John W.
Guthrie Alliance; William. P. Me
dina. Norfolk: E. A. Miller. Rear-
ney;; Lloyd Thomas, Alliance; Fire
Commissioner T. C. Ridgell, Lincoln;
Rr W ' C ' Riindin. Mitchell: F. B.
Tobin. Sidney, and George F Wblz,
Retiring President Hauser was pre
sented with an engraved gold watch
and Tohn Cleland was given a
Knicrhti of Pvthias emblem. .
Red Cross girls of Fremont served
the banquet.' It was voted to present
the $100 donated by the convention
to the Red Cross to the Fremont
York County Red Cross Has '
More Than 7,000 Members
York, : Neb" Jan. 18. (Special.)
The Red Cross chapter , for York
county has completed the canvas and
reports 7,205 members enrolled ,nd
$7,490 paid in.
The York County Dental - society
met January IS and elected Dr. C S.
Hyrnes president and Dr. TtJ. Hat
'lield Secretary, V? . .V , ,
I W. Ashmore., a merchant staler
Cool; died January 15, aged 58 year;
Mr. Ashmore had been in business in
McCool 17 years. ,
Dr- Stewart Bell has entered the
hospital service in the .United States
army. He h" been ordered to Base
Hospital No. I, New York City. ..
The Lytic implement company has
sold out to the Rystrom, Implement
company of Stromsburg, and the Ry
strom business here will te removed
to the Lytle Implement hQuse. " Mr.
; Samtfelson of Stromsburg will be the
new manager for" the Rystrom Imple
ment', company, i i ,
Marriage . licenses have been issued
to the following: Gerhard Finke. ol
Beaver Crossing and Christiana wiei
Fon of Exeter: Carl Wellman, and
Katie Staehr, both of Waco.';
The board of supervisor v have
made an estimate' of the running ex
penses of York county for the year
1918. $76,580., .. .... . -.
Marvin Paige of Creston. Ia., and
Miss Veronica C Grant of Adair, la.,
ere married Wednesday morning ai
ttie convent; cnapeu v- ev;-?.-vm
Charles Cadwallader told the shee
men that they should take as muc
care of their wool as they would of
cream or butter. He indicated that
the sheep business had been conduct
ed otten upon a hit or miss method.
We need national. and state legis
lation that will protect the sheep
men," he added. "There should be
an adequate tax on dogs and the
money should go into a fund to re
imburse the sheep men for the sheep
that are killed.
. Grain Coming Food.
. Prof. F. W. Unson predicted that
should the war continue several years
more cattle and fewer hogs would
be raised. Cattle may be produced
very largely on the land unfit for
raising grains and they, may be
brought to maturity on less grain
than is required tor. hogs, he said.
mis situation nas already come
about In Germany.
"For the future I believe that we
Prominent Nebraskans Will
Greet Visitors to State War
Conference; Saturday Big
Day at Meeting.
Lincoln, Jan. 18. (Special.) A
committee to receive and entertian
the visiting speakers on Saturday
the second day of the Nebraska War
conference and the Nebraska Four
Minute Men conference was an
nounced this morning by the Bureau
of Speakers and Publicity of the
State Council of Defense.
The speakers, who will arrive to
morrow morning from the Kansas
War conference, are Gurney E. New-
lin, representing the Council of Na
tional Defense and the United Mates
Shipping board, and John Daniels
Barry of Boston, journalist and . au
thor, just returned from the French
front. Mac Martin a'nd Prof. B. G.
Nelson of the University of Chicago,
who arrived this mornine for the
Four-Minute men conference, will al
so be entertained tomorrow by this
The members of the committee
Governor Keith Neville.
Lieutenant Governor Edgar How
ard. Vice Chairman George Coupeland,
State Council of Defense.
Richard L. Metcalfe, State Council
Prof. M. M. Fogg, director, Bureau
of Speakers and i Publicity, State
rmmril nf Defense: state chairman.
division of Four-minute Men. ,
John L. Kennedy, federal fuel ad
mirilstrator for Nebraska.
Gurdon W. Wattles, federal food
administrator for Nebraska.
Adjutant General G. E. Clapp.
Mayor J. E. Miller, Lincoln.
Chancellor Samuel Avery, Univer
sity of Nebraska.
Chairman E. P. Brown, Lancaster
County Council of Defense.
VV T1 IrHuc4i DouVlas
County Council of Defense, Omaha.
Dr. P. L. Hall, Lincoln.
President B. A. George, Lincoln
Commercial club, Lincoln.
Chairman W. E. Hardy, Lincoln
chapter of the Red Cross, Lincoln.
Will Owen Jones, Nebraska State
John L. Cutright, The Lincoln
Victor Rosewater. The OjrwhaBee.
Henrv E ' Newbranch. The" Omaha 1
Paul R. Butler, The United Press,
C. R. Stephenson, The Associated
Press, Lincoln. 1
Looking for work? Turn to thl
Help Wanted Columns now. You
will find hundreds of positions listed
there. ' '
" Th Bayer Crou-z
TV. .. ..h "Aanirin" iR.c. IJ. 8.
ninrtil Hit IKwil I X. -
WOrJJEWI You Simply
Can't Resist These Wonderful
Gives you the choice of these four
specials for Saturday and Monday
Women's Gray Kid Brocade Cloth
Top Lace Boot $4.95
Women's Black Kid Fan?y Cloth
Top Lace Boot $4.95
Women's Tan Lace Military
Heeled Walking Boot. .$4.95
Women's Black Calf Lace Mili
tary Heel Walking
Walk-Over Boot Shop
317 South 'Sixteenth Street
Pmt. Off.) t
M fa of tin nliabla Htmr ownfacton.
;ivil War Veteran Diesf
:At Tecumseh: lonaTme
Tecumseh, Neb., Jan. .18. -(Special.)
-i-Job-Allen Dillon who. has resided
in Tecumseh continuously since 1871,
died at his home here at midnight. He
had been in failing health for some
time and was 75 years old. Mr. Dillon
as born on a farm near Springfield.
Til . Tune 5. 1843. and was reared in
that section. H.e served during the
civil war with Company E Forty-firat
Illinois volunteer infantry, aw many
engagements and was a prisoner at
Jackson, Miss. Mr. Dillon was edu
casted t the public, schools and at
Mount Zion Presbyterian college. He
was married -in. Springfield, June 11,
1867, to Miss Jennie Oder and they
located in this county in 1871. He had
been in business here for years..Two
children were born to Mr. and, Mrs.
Dillon, one dying in infancy. The liv
ing daughter is Mrs. Jessie D. Thur
ber, wife of S. W. Thurber of Tecum
fh The widow also survives. . The
funer'ar;will be held at the home Sat
urday afternoon at 3 o'clock.
David Hume Charged With .
' Mistreating Young Girl
. ChappeO, Neb., Jan: 18.-(Special)
Sheriff Jesse Sitton 'of, Cheyenne
rnnntv returned today ;with David
Home, who was arrested at Valentine,
charged with mistreating tteien uyx
mann. 16 vears old. of Lodgepole, Neb,
Hume is 22 years old and his parents
' are prominent people residing north of
Lodgepole. Hume is in- the-county
. iail. ' r
there was a large gathering last
nicht at the Odd Fellows' hall in this
city to witness the installation of the
officers of Chappell lodge No. 181,. In
deoendent Order of Odd Fellows
Judge Joseph Oberfelder as deputy
trrand master installed the officers.
after which the women" of the Re
, bckah lodge served supper. A number
of speeches were made. ,
Princess Pat Survivor.
. Lectures at Sterling
Sterling, Colo., Jan. 18. (Special)
Sereeant Hanley. one of the 13 sur
vivors, of the Princess Pat regiment
was here in the interest of the Sterling
home guards.The total receipts went
to the Red Cross, which were $17750.
The Sterling Grain and Live Stock
BUY ANOTHER WAR SAVINGS STAMP
ens on &
Specially Displayed and:. Priced
FOR Saturday we have taken 130 smart winter coats and grouped them into three lots
for quick disposal Variety of new styles, materials and clever trimming features.
30 Women's Coats
.3- ' , - V J ' '
Unusual Values-Some Fur Trimmed
If ,J' 4" vl
Orchard & Wilhelm Co. ww-wuwuH2
Offers a Large Number of
useful pieces of Furniture that are reduced as much as
and a few pieces even more.. Others dqVf
not show so' large a reduction, but by :
reason of their high desirability you will
see that they are REAL BARGAINS.
$26.75 Jacobean Oak Serving Table
$39.00 Jacobean Oak Serving Table
$26.00 Mahogany Cane Panelled Bed
$40.00 Solid Mahogany Chair or
Rocker, upholstered in rich Mul
berry Velour $25.00
$32.00 Solid Mahogany Reclining
Chair, with cane panelled
5 ' '!
50 Women's Coats
A Splendid Assortment
50 Women's Coats
" That Will Be Hard to Duplicate
' Choice $29
Our entire stock of high grade coats for women, misses and
'little women" reduced 13 during our January Clearance Sale.
4 AnotHer Important Feature Saturday
Sale1 of High -Shoes
: . ' Including Values Up to $9.00
$35.00 .Dressing Table, in Walnut, with three-,
piece mirror $17.50
$28.00 Tapestry Wing Arm Rocker. . .$1CT5
$42.00 Mahogany Chifforette $33.00
$42.00 Mahogany Dresser Top, mirror. $33.50
$20.00 Frosted Brown Reed Armchair or Rocker,
upholstered with Tapestry $15.00
$15.00 Ivory Reed Armchair or Rocker, uphol
stered with Cretonne... $10.00
$37.00 Mahogany Chiffonier ...$24.00
$50.00 Mahogany Chiffonier., $32.50
$56.00 Mahogany Chiffonier. ..$38.00
$28.00 Hoosier Kitchen Cabinet $22.50
$15.50 Ivory Chiffonier .$10.00
$20.00 Brown Fibre Settee... $15.00:
$50.00 Very Fine William and Mary Settee, with
cane panelled back and tapestry cushioned
seat for (. $37.50
$27.00 Chair to match .$19.00
$12.50 Substantial Golden Oak Rocker with
Spanish leather Auto Cushioned Seat $8.75
$36.00 Solid Mahogany Chair or Rocker, uphol
stered in Mulberry Velour . .$19.75
$28.00 Walnut Chiffonier...... $15.00
Many Golden Oak Tables Radically Reduced.
Many Golden Oak Buffets Radically Reduced.
Many Brass Beds at Sale Prices.
Many Iron Beds at Sale Prices.
, in our
and Novelties at
GENERAL clearaway of all the odd and end pairs discon
tinued lines' and all broken size assortments left from recent
telling. ' " ' ......-.--
. Of course you cannot expect every size in every style, but
- every size ia represented in some style: This is .indeed the shoe buy
ing opportunity for you. " The values are so extreme and the assort
ment so varied that further description is impossible. '
The Drapery Dept.
Offers many wonderful bargains
in curtains, curtain materials,
cretonnes, upholstering fabrics,
drapery materials, pillows and
table .runners. The reductions
range from 25 to 50.
Small remnants will be sold at
19c, 29c, 49c
t t,,,. In All
DeaUlllUl IVUga Sizes
At Bier Reductions
fi 2S Bnndhar Wilton Rn. $80.00 Hartford
1 4 O K UrtffA K.Tnnv Ttntr
36x63 -$9.95 . $3i6o'AxminsterV9xi2'$26!75
in.ov Axmiuster a.tg, oao- jiy.DU. xirusseis AUg, VXli
Wilton Rue $Z-7o seamless Axminster,
sons 8-3xiu-o a24.au
S19.50 Seamless Brussels. 9x12
$56 00 Hartford Saxony Rug, $59.50 Standard Wilton, 9x12
$85.00 Hartford" Saxony, 9x12
$95.00 Bundhar Wilton, 9x15
$125.00 French Wilton, 10-6x12
$117.50 Bundhar Wilton, 11-315
$45.00 Hardwick Wilton, 6x9
$37.60 Bagdad Wilton, 6x9
$26.50 Body Brussels, 6x9
$36.00 Body Brussels. 8-3x10-6
And many hundreds which space will not permit us to list.
company donated $250 to the Red
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