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Filed to Clutter
Up Damato Case
Statements Repudiate For
nwr Ones Repudiating Trial
Tf stimony of Frank Pierce j
Offered ly Shot ell
Aftida it to Ihe right of them; affi
davits to ih Irtt ol them; affidavit
in front of thrill.
And hich to believe?
That's the situation confronting at
torneys, court olfiriatt and witnc
in the effort of Mike Damato, con
victed of manslaughter tor the mur
der of Frank Fogg, veteran drug
giM, to secure a new trial.
F.ight more affidavit in the catc
were filed yei'erday morning br
County Attorney Shot well in an ef
fort to reit the motion for a new
trial, hearing of which it expected to
Damato wa convicted chiefly on
tctiniony of Frank fierce, dope ad
dict, and Reriiice Wilder. Later they
k made affidaviti repudiating their
tfnimony. which were filed by Wil
liam Lovely, attorney for Damato, in
support of hi motion for a new trial,
yesterday, to further clutter up the
raw, are two from Tierce and the
Wilder woman repudiating the affi
davit Lovely filed repudiating their
trMimony at the trial.
Attorney! are icralching their
head to try to select the proper
vir wed in her opinion. '
The other nix affidavit filed thi
morning, tending to support these
latest affidavits of Pierce and the
Wilder woman repudiating their
previous affidavits, are by Mrs.
Frank Fogg, widow of the druggist:
Dr. Ci. Alexander Young, member of.
the Douglas county sanity commis
Mon; Harry B. Watts, manager of
the Strand theater; Detective Fritz
Franks, custodian of Frank Pierce
during the trial; I. B. Walston. chief
of detective! at Kansas City, where
Pierce escaped from Franks: and
Charles A. Kerr, alias Frank Pierce,
the Wilder woman and Mrs. Eliza
. t-elh Brierton. Gridley, Kan, mother
of Frank Pierce.
Mrs. Brierton told of being in
duced by William Lovely to accom
pany him to a Wichita institution
where Pierce is confined, and of find
ing her son ill. nervous and appre
hensive, in no condition to -be inter
viewed in her opinion.
But Lovely secured "medicine"
for Pierce, her affidavits allege, and
then asked Pierce many questions,
to which her son replied either
"yes." "no" or "I don't understand."
While in Pierce'! room Lovely
gave him half a cigaret, lighted it
for him and then told him to blow
the smoke out the window, the
mother's affidavit alleges. As they
left he gave the rest of the package
to her son, in violation of the rules
of the institution, she further al
Claim Word Worthies!.
' - Then stie asked Lovely, the affi
davit alleges, if he had accomplished
his purose, and Lovely said "no."
The nurse told her, , she alleged,
that Pierce was in no condition to
make a statement, and if he should
ft would not be "worth a snap."
- Mrs.' Brierton told of going to
'Kansas City on the case with Mrs.
Frank Fogg, the widow; Mis! Adelaide-
Hogg, daughter: Harry B.
Watts and his mother, Minnie
iimsberry rues on iieei
of Kinkaid Announcement
Lincoln, Neb., May 19. Darius M.
Amsberry, secretary of state, formal
ly announced today- his candidacy
for the republican nomination for
congressman from the Sixth Ne
braska district, which which has been
represented by Moses P. Kinkaid, in
. cumbent, for 20 years. Mr. Ams
berry's announcement comes on the
heels of a statement from Washing
ton last night that Mr. Kinkaid would
retire at the end of, his term.
Stock Growers Body Is ,
. v Organized Near, Laramie
According- to advices received
from Laramie, Wyo.,' a new stock
growers' association has been or'
ganized under the name of the Upper-'Big
.Laramie Stpck Growers'
association with Ralph Tatham,
president; Abe Bullard. vice presi
dent, and Charles Steele, secretary
and treasurer. The meeting was held
at Scharder's ranch near Glendevy,
Starts- Tomorrow .
.... .. . - . t
A WEEK OF
Thrills, Lauoho and Jazz
The Fastest Movuig Picture on Record.
i i i r ii af u
Echo of War Heard on Steamer
Americans Refuse to Become Enthusiastic Over
"Deutschland Uber Alles" Sung by Son , of
German Staff Officer. .
N'ew Yorlr. May 1-Ab Incident
echoing wartime animosities was re
ported by ptcnger! on the steam
ship Seydlm of the North German
Llvod line, which arrived yesterday
Tuesday night group of first cab
in passenger! were enjoying the ben
efits of the smoking room, including
bar privileges unknown on an Amer
ican ship. A wine glass in hand,
Capt. Friti von Falkenhayn, son of
a l'ruin staff officer, rose and be
gan singing "Deutschtand I'ber Al
ius." The paengers, mostly Ger
B'nai BVith to
Meet in Omaha
Delegate From Many States
and Canada to Attend Con
vention 300 Representee
Delegates from Nebraska, Iowa,
Illinois, North and South Dakota.
Minnesota. Wisconsin. Michigan and
points in Canada will be here May
28 to .11 to attend the 55th annual
convention of the Independent Order
of K'nai B'rith. Sixth district.
The- sessions 'will be held in the
Blackstone hotel and the attendance
has been estimated at 300 by Henry
Monsky, president of this jurisdic
tion. Among the distinguished visitors
will be Lucius Soloman of San Fran
cisco, first vice president of the. con
stitution grand lodge of the order;
A. B. Seelenfreuna of Chicago, sec
retary of the Sixth district and also
of the international organization.
Gustavas Loevenger, St. Paul, Minn.,
and Benjamin Samuels. Chicago, are
first and second vice president! of
the Sixth district. Ben B rami of
Milwaukee is treasurer.
S. J. Leon is Chairman and Harry
Malashock is vice chairman 'of the
local committee of arrangements.
Adolf Kraus of Chicago, president
of the order, probably will attend the
The delegates will represent a
membership of 15.000 in this district.
The international organization has
Madame Schumann-Heink '
Will finish Concert Tour
Norfolk, Neb.. May 19. (Special
Telegram.) Madame Ernest in e
Schumann-Heink, who gave a con
cert here, denied the reports that
she has been ill and that she would
have to cancel her engagements. The
singer looks the picture of health and
declared that neither her voice nor her
general health have been 'impaired.
She admitted missing five concerts,
but declared this was because she be
came tired. She declares she will fin
ish her season's contract - '
Bethany Aut" Burned and
. Accessories Are Stolen
Beatrice Neb., May 19,(Special
Telegrarr..) J. H. McCann of Beth
any baf his touring car by fire on
the Cornhusker road north of Bea
trice when it backfired. While at
Princeton, thieves made off with his
I box and robe. 1 he loss is piacea
1,000 with &JW insurance.
RS. STURM IS
1017 WELL AMD
HAPPY AS A GIRL
:lare Recovery From
. r XI 1 1!
v i eura or iiervuu nur
Nation and Other Trou
- blegyi, Entirely Due to
"I was a viand v miserable
woman wrhen I beganTi-ai-inj Tanlac
and. today I am a well ana 'n)appy
one," said Mrs. C. J. Sturm, Vrj2
-i T". ' j 1 ri 1 V IT
nasi nim oi., xopeKa, nan. -w I
... T tr .
ror lour years i sunerca tor
ments from stomach trouble and
nervous indigestion and my kidneys!
gave nfe a lot of worry, too. I was
very much alarmed and discouraged
as nothing I tried seemed, to do me a
bit of good. : v'"i- -
"It certainly was a blessing to me
that I took a friend's advice to try
Tanlac. It is simply wonderful the
way. this, medicine has benefited me.
1 am in splendid health again now
and feel that it is my duty to Iet oth
ers who may suffer as I did know
whee they can-get relief, too."
Tanlac is sold by ail good drug-'
Boyd Sentsr and Us Jury
five, uerere ana cmiey
Jaxs Dftncinff DeLnxs.
Oeo. Oetsev. The Harmonv
Thret Americans refused to rie
while tht former German officer
sang. One of the Utter was said to
be Mrs. Bertha 'Thtele of rtiiladcl
phia. Finishing his song, Von Falk
enhayn demanded in a thurluh tone
why the thret Americans had not
An angry dicuion resulted and
Von Falkenhayn is said to have
thrown lis empty glass in the direc
tion of the Americans. It broke
against the wall near the woman'!
bead, passengers said.
Came jLaw Violators Pay ,
$900 Fines in Three Vet Is
Lincoln, May . 19. (Special.)
Fines and court costs agrcgating $900
were asrcised against violators of
the fish laws in the last three weeks,
Game Ward Kotirr announced to
day. Fithing without licrne netted
Soothinq &nd Healinq i
the home ..
smart and itin&.
of minor skin
or chafing ;
use mild cleansing
ft ' " ' ft
Shirts for Saturday
A complete line of Hen's Shirts In woven madras.
Fast colors, full cut and well tailored. All sizes.
Values to $3.00. Very specially priced (M A (T
for Saturday, at eplattl
v &Marx ;
'aU.-ut $400, while IS fiU taken from;
a lull tup ciit three fuhcrmeu floU.
, STARTING TOMORROW ' .
' Six Days Om$
, THE BIG SHOW
." Two Featur Pictures
a Oaa Prograta
rive REELS ' SIX REELS
FIVE C. tU.Ui..'.
No Advance in Prices
Daily Mats 25c Evenings, SSc
Children (Any Time, .
Anywhere) lOe ',
LAST TIMES TODAY
'The Bachelor Daddy"
ALVIN FRANK'S ; "
MODEL CITY SHOW
Warld' CrMtttt Machaalcal Warklng
Model of a Raal MlwUslpai
Twelve Year to Build -
SHOWING at KRUG PARK,
watt of danca', kail antraaca.
Admitsioa 2Sc.' '
If m KKj ' " a.
r aUa, Lm
Dot Danco Floor
In tho state
Dig Fast Rids
All the While
Lal Twa Ttnw
A WHS (rrrjA"r
amirr umi r KUQtAT kXHOLL
MM IMM m tMM, M U f. - wmm
KlfbU, SO. 7U, SI. St JO, SS. $M. SS
tab Mat, SOt, SI. SI JO. St SSJO
NEW SHOW TODAY
SIX "GOOD TIME ACTS" SIX
Aad Alwaya a PUlnf
Daily Maliaw, SOci Evmlngi, 80c
Saawa CaaUauaaa Savrdr-Suaaar, .
SUrtlaa IS O'clock
Vaudtvllla Satuniay-Suiiaay, 2iOO, 4:10,
i4S mm SilS
'Moa al Many Fit"
McCORMICK I MARCOT
WINEHILL ' 1 A PARTNER
SCOTTY WELSH A
, MADISON SISTERS
I . la "Harmaay''. ... .
Exclusive Store for Men and
Hart Schaffner &
Hart Schaffner & JIarx
And Other Good Makes
Young Men's Suits
$40 to $50 Regular Prices c
Hundreds of Suits to choose from. New Sport
Styles or Single Breasted Models with 2 or 3 buttons.
As t?Ni!l fabrics
choicest twfcfciSf tfSflssimcres, cheviohjsnespiins and
velours- finishprl anallJJWffiTrli, MWJfeat-
est values shown since 1915. , Big sizes, small sizes,
fpHE CONVENIENCE of having a freshly pressed pair, of trousers ready, and particularly the extended Ufa
X ( they add to the suit, make such clothes worth while. When worn alternately the wear is uniform and the
life of the suit is almost doubled. Good looks and economy make an irresistible appeal to, popularity. -. -
2,000 Pairs of Trousers
The Pants we have been selling for the last month
at $3.85 are the talk of Omaha, We just received an
other shipment from the same manufacturer. ' Wor
steds, tweeds, cassimeres, unfinished worsteds. "All
colors and all sizes. -' -
Lots of Riding Pants in this lot.
Opens Today .
Leonard Jcci's Orchestra
and Many Other Attractions
;Gama Starts 3:30 )
DOUBLE HEADER SUNDAY
First Gam at ZP.M.
Baa SoaU aa Sal at Ualtod Clfar
i. Slara, 16th and Farnaai
m Bal m -
m a" rill In
Ami km dravo aim aa
la AUalia wkara lb i
WjAZ aorlia aad Ika J i
BoysDouglas St Entrance
Always in Press
strictly all wool, the newest and
.. . . -'
LAST TIMES TODAY
PRINCE LEI LANI
Tha Saaaallaaal Taaar af HaU
"How to Grow Thin"
C: 19 it)
The Saxophone King, on Omaha boy, who will spend
the summer at home filling special engagements at
the RIALTO THEATER. Country Club. Athletic
Club, etc., has just purchased from us a new
When you hear Boyd and his
wonderful quality of the tone.
Wa A'ra tha Exclusive- Agents
yZ MOsric Co
Men's Silk and Wool Ties New arrivals; new
est colorings; wonderfully attractive combina
tions. Regular $1.50 quality. Special- M AA
ly priced Saturday for eplaVU
Ready for Every Occasion
Regular $65.00 Up to $67.60 Values
Extra Trousers, $5.00
Imported worsteds and imported:
tweeds, the finest woven; tailored'
skillfully and, . stylishly. : The be"st
custom tailor, couldn't do better for
double the price. : Cheerful tans,
grays, blue effects, heather shades, in
single and double-breasted models
Greatest selection and the greatest
values we have seen in many a day.
Plenty of them for young men
Extra Trousers, $1.00
With These Special Lots of 8nits
Youn Men's 2-Pant Suits Prep and High , School
Suits. You can select the style you like at the price
you want. Patterns, colors and weaves in equally
large selection. ' ,
Will aa aioa la laa
. . NASHVILLE HALL
NasltvtUa, Nab. '4
1 NatfcviMa I at laa B
auloa aartk al Uaa aa Ika
May lOtk, ItJJ
CMallaal ttmm. Oaad Old aad
Waat a REAL STEAK TaaUy
Of k H (kaaaT Yaall Iwd tkal ekia
M Ika aim la hw U aa iry aa
aaa. Mayaa yaa kaa, U lka yaa
Allrad Jaaa. kol aad .
HOTEL CASTLE CAFE CAFETERIA
Oaaa all alfkl "aS Ika Sum."
orchestra note tho
419 So. 16th
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