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THE NEWSHERALD, HILLSBORO, OHIO.THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 1914.
HILLS HORO MA.UKET8
Uillsboho, Feb. 23. IBIS.
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equipment is unsurpassed for this work and you will be
pleased with the appearance of your bills. Not only will
the work be done to suit you, but the price will be right.
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ADVERTISING RATES Will Be Made Known on Application.
Have you been feeding the birds during the last two weeks ?
It would be a small matter to put out some crumbs, scraps or grain
each day when the weather is bad, and it is especially needed when
the ground is covered with snow. The birds need it, because even
with your help possibly many will dip and if you can save some they
will pay you a thousand fold. Do not allow the birds to perish from
the cold and starvation by your neglect. Even if they did not by
destroying insects and pests do us any material good, the pleasure
and joy they bring into our lives by their sweet songs and the
added beauty they give to our surroundings would be sufficient
reason for feeding them. Put out some scraps or grain for them
today. They will find it.
The most important problem of the present day is to so mold
our form of government that every man and woman who is'willing
and able to work should have work and receive for that work suffi
cient pay that he or she can live comfortably. Neither should it be
possible for any man to amass such great quantities of money that
it can be of no possible use to him. When we write this we know
that we will be called a socialist, a fool and a fanatic ; that it will
be said we are advocating a doctrine that is absurd" and ridiculous ;
that it is the established order of things that a few shall have much
more they can use while many shall live in hunger, want and squalor.
But if this is the established order, the established order is wrong
and should be changed.
If a man who owns and manages a business becomes immensely
wealthy and his employes have barely enough to live on, do you
think the earnings of the business are being equitably divided
among those who produce the wealth ? Surely not. The one is
being paid much more than' he earns and the many are not receiving
as much as they earn. You may reply, "but everyone must look
out for himself. " If so you are not a Christian. You believe that
because a man is strong he should prey upon the weak ; that be
cause he has the power he should take from others what rightfully
belongs to them.
To us it is a crime for a man to be allowed to amass a fortune
so large that no matter how lavishly he may spend it he can not
even spend the income ; that this fortune can be divided among his
heirs and no matter how empty headed, silly and useless they may
be they can live in luxury all their lives without working.
In a nation where such conditions exist it is not to say that "all
men are created equal with certain inalienable rights, such as, life,
liberty and the pursuit of happiness." One is born and reared in
the lap of luxury. He never does a days work, he never produces
anything, still he is educated, travels, has a beautiful home, all of
the comforts and luxuries, lives in ease and idleness without finan
cial cares. Another is born poverty and squalor, is raised in igno
rance, works hard, does just the best he can but never rises above
his environment and so often goes hungry and in rags.
You admit all this is true but say that it has always been true,
but having always been true does not make it right nor is it any
reason why it should not be changed.
On Taxing Pure Bred Animals.
In another column will be found an article by Dr. H. M. Brown
on the raising and breeding of the best types of live stock. As
usual Dr. Brown presents forcefully and ably his opinions and views
and while we are glad to present such an excellent article by such
a high authority we do not agree with him in one particular. We
believe that pure bred, registered
taxation purposes at their true value and by true value, we mean
what the owner could expect to secure for them in a fair market,
less a reasonable profit for handling them. We do not think that
svock for breeding purposes of great value should be appraised at
the price for steers for meat or of
The law as we understand it now requires that all personal
property be listed for taxation at its true value in money. Until a
change is made in the law the owners of valuable live stock should
be required to list it at what it is worth. If a man owns a stallion,
a bull, a mare or a cow which people are anxious to buy from him
for $1000. he should pay taxes on approximately that amount and
not on $200 or $300. If a man invests thousands of dollars in live
stock it is because he believes that it will pay him and until the
law gives him special privileges, he should pay on the reasonable
value of his stock the same as any other merchant.
Simply because an animal has a pedigee, is registered, is no
reason why it should be given a higher valuation than one that has
not a pedigee, if it is not worth more money. All animals should be
valued according to the provisions of the law at their "true value
in money" and to find this value consideration should bs paid to
the purpose for which the animal is adapted.
It may be that- the public weal demands that special induce
ments shall be offered people to get them to raise only the best
kind of live stock ; that a man can not afford to engage in the busi
ness and pay taxes on what the animals are really worth ; that the
policy of Belgium and France in exempting such stock from taxa
tion should be adopted in this country, but until thjs is done the
law as it stands should be enforced. .
If it is a great deal better for
cattle, sheep and hogs of certain kinds, than scrubs, we can seeno
reason why he should not pay taxes on the true value of his better
Mr. Ground Hog won't you
have to make it so strong to convince us that you are the greatest
weather prophet of them all.
' Opportunity is the twin brother of Hard Work, and you can not
know one well without an intimate acquaintance with the other.
live stock should be appraised for
horses for working purposes.
a man to raise pure bred horses,
have a little mercy ? You do not
50 Sale Bills in two Colors
Size 12x18 For
And the matter run in the News-Herald from the time of
printing the bills until the day of the sale
When you think of sale bills think of
111 Short Street
By their lack of fruits you shall
It is not even necessary for some men to talk to show how little
sense they have, their actions give them away.
There is a reason why we do
refer you to any bank or banker
A friend made the remark to the editor "the other day, "you
have a fat chance," but no one has ever gone so far as to say he
had a chance to be fat.
Feb. 23, 1914.
Mrs. Lora Redkey and Miss Blanche
Redkey were shopping In Cincinnati
E. J. Fultz and wife visited relatives
In Washington C. H., Saturday. and
C. W. Uugfiins was a business visitor
in Chilllcothe Saturday night.
Kred Leaverton, of Dayton, was
called here Tuesday on account of the
serious illness and death of his father,
J. E. Leaverton.
Misses Sara and Madge Purdy were
guests Sunday of Harry Ferneau and
Mrs. Fred Terry was the guest of
Mrs. Nancy Thurman Saturday night
Mrs. James Kerns, of Greenfield,
was the truest of relatives here over
After an illness of several weeks
duration. J. E. Leaverton died Satur
day night at ten o'clock at his home
on Sycamore street. Funeral services
will be held Tuesday afternoon at the
M. E. church. Sincere sympathy is
extended to the grief stricken family.
The evangelistic services which have
been in progress here the past four
weeks will still continue a part of this
week. The interest still grows and
splendid crowds come out each even'
ingto hear the forceful sermons de
livered by the pastor. Last Friday
evening Supt. C. n. Lewis preached to
a crowded house. Sunday morning
at the close of the sermon about 30 of
the new converts were baptized and
received into full membership of the
S. VanPelt, of Hillsboro, was a busi
ness visitor here Thursday.
The Business Men's Club has ar
ranged for a Chautauqua to be held
here next summer, the date and pro
gram to be annouced later.
Chelsea Mllner, of Chicago, is the
guest of relatives here.
Rev. Frank Mllner is engaged In a
series of evangelistic services at Sa
mantha. Miss Eose Cohn has been quite 111
the past week.
A would-be stock buyer hired a team
of Jesse Thornburg last Friday to go
to milsboro, When he failed to arrive
home with the team at the appointed
t,me Mr- Thornburg began making
!SlTJSlfflS!L,0 SS. S
in Chilllcothe where they had been
disposed of to another party. Mr.
Thornburg went to Chilllcothe Satur
day evening to prove his property.
The would-be stock buyer was caught
I Wm. George has sold his property
on Ea3t Ma,n street to S. A. Mani-
Xold' Mr. and Mrs, George expect to
move to Blancheeter. .
not feo South in the winter,
Estate of Mary Mary Koush deceased.
Myrta Chaney has been appointed and
qualified as executrix otthe estate of Mary
Koush, late of Highland County, Ohio, de
ceased. Dated tbls 2lst day of February A. D. 1014.
J. D. Woiirar,
adv Probate Judge of Said County.
The Highland coun r B lard of School Ex
amlners hereby elves atonlce that examina
tions of Applicants ot vrtldcates will take
Elace In the Washington School Building.
Ulsboro, on the first Saturday of every
Patterson examinations will be held on the
third Saturday of April and on the third
Saturday of May,
As prescribed by law, the fee for teachers
examinations will be 50 cents, while, for
Patterson examinations no fee Is charged.
O. A. Tuned, sinking Spring, Pres.
adv W.'H. Vance, Hillsboro, Vice Pres.
H. B. Gaixiett, Lynchburg, Sec.
In pursuance of an order of the Probate
Court of Highland County, Ohio, I will oiler
for sale at public auction on
Saturday, March 14th, 1914,
at 1 o'clock, p m on the premises herein
after described, the following real estate,
Situate In the County of Highland, State
of Ohio, and In the village of Ralnsboro, and
bounded and described as follows :
Being In-lot Number Ninety (No. B0), as the
same Is known and designated on the record
ed plat of said village of Iiatnsboro. Being
Same premises conveyed by Amanda House
man to Sarah Houseman, by deed dated
January 18th, 1883, recorded In Deed Book 61,
poge 238. Said real estate Is situated on the
north side of Main street -In Bald village and
Is east of Mill street, but not between any
streets running north and south.
Said premises are appraised at 4200.00, and
cannot sell for less than two-thirds of
the appraised value. Terms, cash, on day
of sale. adv
(3-12) J, Hokace Roads, Admr,,
of estate of Sarah Dammann, dee'd.
Notice Is hereby given that a petition will
be presented to the Commissioners of High
land County at their session to be held on
March 16th, 1914, praying for the appoint
ment of Road Commissioners to lay out and
establlsd a Free Turnpike Road along the
following line to-wit :
Beelnnlne at the Hillsboro. Danville and
Prlcetown turnpike, west of the residence of
Prank Foust, In Salem township. Highland
Connty. Ohio, and in the center of a county
read ; thence with said euunty road as nearly
as rjracllcable. and In a southerly direction.
Basalng the residences of C. O. Sanders, Alva
ossett and Matt Pulllam to the road known
a- the Salem and Clay township road near
the residence of Nick Marconnett ; thence
with said road in an easterly and southerly
direction passing tne residences oi i j,
Davidson and Wm. Custer to the old state
road from Danville to Buford : thence with
said state road a distance of about 70 rods to
a county road intersecting said Btate road
east of school lot district No. 3. Clay town
ship: thence with said county road In a
southerly direction to the Straltout and Bu
ford Free Turnpike near the residence of P.
Q Fenner. a distance of about three and one
fourth 3)0 miles, and being located in Sa
lem, Clay and Wbtteoak townships. Highland
County, Ohio, It Is understood that all the
taxpayers desiring to do so, may work out
me taxes wnicn may dc assrssea agamai
them lor the construction of said road at
their option, at the prices paid for labor in
the building and construction of said road
by the superintendent or other person In
charge, ana tor tne purpose oi constructing
harre. and for the nurnose of constructing
said Free Turnpike Uoad, they will ask for
the levy of an extra tax ot ten mills on the
dollar for the period of twenty five years
upon all the lands and taxable personal
property within tne limits of tbe said pro
Bosed Free Turnpike Road (under the cne
lie assessment puce law,) uections vsub to
til. Inclusive. General Code of Ohio, unless
tbe same be sooner completed and paid for.
Ww. CrjsTiu And Otbibs,
3-l2) adv Petitioners.
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Teb. 23, 1914.
Alvin Taylor, of Lynchburg, spent
Sunday with Hi Shaffer and family.
Fen Shaffer and wife, of Hillsboro,
were with Mrs. Shaffer's mother? Mrs.
Allle Henderson, Saturday and Sun
day. J. W. Carroll and family amd Mrs.
Sophia Stroup spent Sunday w 1th Chas
Wolfram and family, at Hillsboro.
R. H. Orebaugh and wife enter
tained Sunday, Roy Redkey and wife
and Jesse Orebaugh and family. -
Geo. Taylor and wife spent Sunday
with their daughter, Mrs. Archy Hart
Ed Strieker, of Cincinnati, spent
Sunday with home folks.
Irvin Stroup and wife, of Lynch
burg, were the guests Sunday of Mrs.
Stroup's parents, John Wilkins and
Oscar Baker and family Were with
David Ludwlck and family, at Hoag
Mrs. Earl Stroup was shopping In
Miss Leona Stroup was with her
friend, Miss Georgle Henderson, Sun
John Pratt, wife and son, Delbert,
spent Sunday with M. C. Stroup.
Mr. Flbbs Is working for Mlllian
Miller at the blacksmith trade.
Aaron Stroup, wife and son, Edwin,
spent Sunday with Mrs. Stroup's
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