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THE BEE: OMAHA, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 1D12.
QUIET DAY jfrSTATE HOUSE
Officials at Their Respective Homes,
Taking Part in Election.
EMPLOYES GREATLY INTERESTED
lont of Them Appointive and Will
1U- Out of Job In the Kvent
Their Chiefs Fall to Slip
(From a Stuff Correspondent)
LINCOLN, Nov. 6.-(Special.) The state
housu was silent as a tomb today, noarly
all the state officers being: absent at their
homes to cast their ballots. No business
was transacted and the employes waited
Impatiently for the first returns which
would Indicate their political fate.
Governor Aldrlch went to David City
early Tuesday muring. Attorney General
Martin went to Fremont. State Auditor
Barton has been campaigning In the Fifth
district and Secretary of State Walt re
turned to Lincoln at noon after voting at
Although Interest In the election was
apparently keen throughout the state, no
where In Nebraska were tho first returns
received with such acuta eagerness as
among tho employes at tho state ca.pl toL
Practically all of the employes are 'ap
pointive and tho defeat of their superiors
would extend through the entire state
offlge organization, excepting, of course,
those who were not Involved in this elec
tion. Now Depot lit Shubert.
As a result of a trip made Monday by
Railway Commissioner Hall to Shubert In
company with Superintendent L. U. Ly
man and tho roadmaster of tho Burling
ton a conference was held with citizens
and an agreement reached upon the loca
tion of a new depot to replace the one
burned tcn days ago.
The request of the citizens for pas
senger train service on tho branch run
ning through Shubert, which has nevor
been anything better than freight or
mixed trains, was taken up at the meet
ing. Superintendent Lyman promised to
recommend to General Manager Iloldxege
that the trains now running between
Lincoln and Red Oak, la., be diverted at
Nebraska City, so as to run in the fu
ture between Lincoln and Falls City.
A more convenient location for the
new depot has been selected. It will be
west of the tracks, on th side next to
town, and on the north side of the main
street. The old depot was across the
"tracks from the town and on, the south
sido of the strcot.
Citizens expressed themselves as woll
satisfied with the now arrangement.
To KIx A'ulne of Telephone;
Chief Engineer Hurd of the State Rail
way commission valuation department,
accompanied by a telephone cornpahy
representative, will go to York Wednes
day to commence the physical valuation
of tho Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph
company exchange at that place.
The valuation Is being made prelim
inary to tho company's request for a
hearing for advanced rates and limited
county service. Jt, is .expected that Aha
inqulrVS.jind inyestlgatioiW will. Utkaj'the.
.V it.1'. " I -Wlnficir
Tho Lincoln company wui, nave topic
sentatlYo at York to look after Its -interests.
T.'H. Clifford probably will take
part In' the, Inquiry. ,
Supreme Court RnsmM Worlt.
Tho supreme court will resume hearings
Wednesday after two days' recess for
election. Seven cases are set for hearing1
Wednesday and the same number for
Thursday and Friday.
llrynn Takes u Lone Nap.
Will am J. Bryan overslept election
morning for the first time in years as
i celebration of the end of his strenuous
ilx weeks' campaign through twenty-two
states, Including Nebraska, In tho interest
of Governor Wilson's candidacy. Bryan
left word that he should not be disturbed,
and tho usual early riser did not present
himself to reporters until 10:30 o'clock,
ire then strolled across the country, a
distance of one-half mile, to the voting
place in Normal precinct, where he has
voted for ten years. His vote was No. 71.
Teachers to Omaha.
Two hundred and fifty teachers of the
Lincoln public schools and the state uni
versity will go to Omaha early tomorrow
to attend the annual meeting of the Ne
braska State Teachers' association.
Among the faculty members of the uni
versity who will appear in the programs
are Prof. M. M. Fogg, Dean Fordyce, A.
A. Reed, Prof. II. W. Caldwell, Prof. E.
If. Barbour, Dean Charles E. Bessey,
Prof. Brownell and Dr. Clapp.
ter, Neb., were married. Rev. U B. Tan
officiating. Tho groom Is a brother of
J. M. IMgg of this city. Mr. and Mrs.
Plgg will make their home in Dorchester.
Miss Florence Hart man and Bert An
drews were married in county court by
Judge C C. Boyle. The bride is a popu
lar Falrbury glrL Mr. and Mrs. An
drews left for Trenton, Neb., to mako
Mrs. Etta DeWees and Alt red A. Jones
were married by Rov, S. E. Megaw ot
the Presbyterian church. Tho wedding
took place at the bride's home, and imme
diate friends and relatives witnessed tho
ceremony. Tho bride Is a daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Ellis Crane. They will
make their nome In this city.
KEARNEY will enforce
POOL ROOM ORDINANCE
KEARNEY, Neb., Nov. 4.-8peclal.)
Tho lid on pool hall attendance by minors
Is expected to be screwed down tight as
the result of tho action of the board of
education this morning In passing a reso
lution asking the mayor and city council-
to vigorously enforce tho pool hall
A truant officer was employed at thn
meeting, after the present Incumbent had
been given a two weeks' trial, D. E. Saw
yer, a senior In the state normal school,
being chosen for the office.
School will be dismissed tomorrow for
tho remainder of the weok that all of
the teachers will be able to attend the
state association at Omaha this week
But two teachers will not accompany the
city school corps, their remaining home
being occasioned by illness In their fami
lies. Tho new school addition will be
oflclally dedicated December 13.
Special aid was voted this noon by
tho Commercial club to tho Kearney
High school students in thlr annual foot
ball excursion to Grand Island, which
takes place November 15, this year.
Decorations, banners and a band will be
taken, tho trip to-be made on a special
NOTES FROM REATRICE
AND GAGE COUNTY
BEATRICE. Neb., Nov. 8.-(Speclal.)-Word
was received hero yesterday from
southern Missouri announcing the death
of Thomas Grace, a pioneer resident ot
Gage county, who located in that state
some years ago. Mr. Grace was O years
of age and leaves a family of children,
The barn on the premises of J. W.
Burgess, who resides on North Fifth
street, this city, was destroyed by fire
last night at 12 o'clock. A pony and con
siderable hay and grain was destroyed.
The loss will amount to nearly tl,000.
partially covered by insurance. Tho origin
of the fire is unknown.
Mrs. Agnes Berry, an old resident ot
Barneston, died suddenly yesterday. The
body will be taken to Wymore for interment.
Mrs. Jane Harrington, a former resi
dent of this city, died at Sioux City Sun
day. The body will be (brought, to, this
city Wednesday for Interment
Announcement was received here yes
terday of the marrlago of Carl Hamilton
of this city and, illss Iva Richardson,
which -pecured ..at tho bride's home at
Toledo, O. Tho young couple' will make
their home In New York.
MRS, HAY WARD FOR DIYORCE!
Wife of Former Well Known Ne-
braskan Starts Suit Here.
ALLEGES EXTREME CRUELTY
No Specific Acta Mentioned and
the lMnlntlff, Now In City, De
cline to IHacuas Iter
Mrs. Sarah C, Hayward. wlfo of Wil
liam Hayward, former secretary of tho
republican national committee, has
brought suit for divorce, alleging ex
treme cruelty. Her petition was filed In
tho Douglas county district court yes
terday afternoon. Tho petition gives no
details and alleges no spoctflo acts ot
cruelty. Mrs. Hayward, who Is In
Omaha visiting Mrs. W. 1L Wheeler, de
clines to discuss tho suit, as do her at
torneys. Slnco tho estrangement of tho Hay
ward, Mrs. Hayward has been residing
in their old homo In Nebraska City. Mr.
Hayward lives in Now York city.
Mrs. Hayward is a daughter of the
lato Colonel Frank P. Ireland and a
grand-daughter of tho lato General leaao
Coe. Mr. Hayward Is a son ot the late
Senator M. K Hayward ot Nebraska
City. Ho entered politics as soon as
ho was old enough to vote. Ho serve
as chairman ot the republican stato cen
tral commttteo Nebraska and later bo
camo secretary of the republican na
Mr. Hayward was defeated for con
gressman from tho First Nebraska dis
trict two years ago. After a trip around
tho world with his wlfo he became a
member of a Now York city law firm.
Mrs. Hayward accompanied him to Now
York and they lived together there for
Deshler News Notes.
DESIILER. Neb., Nov. 6. Special.)
A. Holtzen of this place, superintendent of
publlo Instruction of Thayer county, was
married October 30 to Miss Ella G. Woker
of Bclvldere, at the home of her .parents.
Mr. and Mrs. Holtzen will spend their
honeymoon attending the stato teacher's
association In Omaha- thfs week.
The St. Joseph Oil company is arrang
ing to put a tank station at Deshler from
which oil will be supplied to this section
The Deshler Light and Power company
is figuring on extending its operations to
neighboring towns and will also supply
light and power to farmers on Its cable
Three WedtlliiK at Falrbury.
FAIRBUltY. Neb., Nov. 5. (Spodal.)
Cupld has been unusually busy m Falr
bury this week and already three wed
dings have been solemnized. The first
wedding took placo at the Baptist par
sonage when Miss Emma B. Smart' of
Crete and Richard L. Meg of Do relies-
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Yonntr. Man Jnjurcd .,
TECUM8EH, Neb., Nov. 5.-(Special.)-
Master Melvln Phelps, the 6-year-old son
of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Phelps, tho fam
ily home being seven and a half miles
southeast of this city, was kicked in the
faco by a horse and terribly Injured.
GALVANIZING AN OLD THEORY
Ilcnds to the North, Toes to the
South, Insures Sound and
Experiments are now being conducted
at Columbia university to prove tho
truth of the theory that people who slncp
with their heads pointing toward the
north magnetic pole and their feet toward
the south sleep more soundly than those
who sleep otherwise.
"Do you sleep well?"
"Are you in perfect health?"
If not, you had better box the compass
before retiring. Every man, woman and
child in this 'broad land ahou'st turn his
or her bed around until the head points
north and the foot south. Thon only
will his or her sleep be as deep and sound
as possible, all .other things being equal.
Then only will he or she arise with nerves
rested and with proper tone to tho en
"Nonsense, rot," you say. Yet experi
ments at Columbia university seem to
bear out this theory, which is almost as
old as tho hills.
Dr. Walter J. Clarke of 224 West Seven-
ty-socond street, one of the best known
exponents of the use of electricity, not
only for the euro of diseases, but for
the soothing effect It-has on overworked
or tired nerves. Is a firm believer of this
"Tho truth of this theory, which Is a
very old one, has been demonstrated
thousands of times," says Dr. Clarke.
"But It Is only just recently that scien
tific proof has, been produced. Wo now
understand why It Is so. By electrical
stimulation ot the nerve fibers one can
either rest them or make them healthy,
If diseased. Many diseases that were
formerly treated by the giving of drugs
are now cured by electricity. There is no
doubt that sleeping with the had to the
north Is beneficial."
Thomas A. Edison docs not toko much
stock in the theory, however. "It's
simply a matter of sett-hypnosis," be de
clares. "If a ' nervous person thinks he
will sleep better headed dua north it Is
well for htm to do so. I find I can sleep
well no matter what direction I'm headed
If I can only get to bed."
The research work at Columbia univers
ity under Prof. O. V. Wendel has brought
out the fact that d'Arsonval, a French
scientist who lived in tho eighteenth cen
tury, experimented along these lines and
found that people who slept with trfelr
heads pointing to the north magnetic
pole slept more soundly than those
whose heads pointed In other directions.
His experiments were made from 1715 to
1730. He" explained the phenomena on the
theory that in all the hundreds of cases
studied by him the flow of the mag
netic current going on all the time over
the earth's surface from the north mag
netic to the south magnetic pole Induced
a weak current of electricity In the bed
on which those who were being observed
slept, the principle being exactly he sam
as electrical current Is now generated it
a dynamo. Chicago Inter Ocean.
Jannus Now Ready
For Long Flight to
Gulf of Mexico
Tony Jannus made a trial flight at
Carter lake yesterday afternoon and
found his hydro-aeroplane In excellent
working condition to begin his air and
water voyagp to Now Orleans this aft
ernoon. Tho machine, which is mado by tho
Benotst Air Craft company ot St. Louis,
arrived yesterday morning and was
taken to tho Rod and Gun club grounds
By 4 o'clock tho big bird was ready
to fly. Jannus made several trial flights,
circling around over tho lako, on one
of which ho took a passonger, Bert La
Brun of tho Rod and Gun club.
Jannus will give an exhibition flight
at tho club this afternoon at 3 o'clock.
Ho will mako several circles above tho
lake and Just before starting down the
river toward Now Orleans, ho will fly
over tho retail district
Ho expects to circle the Woodmen of
the World building about 4 o'clock. If
tho wind permits he will hang in tho
air 300 feet above the tall building and
glldo down Into tho Missouri river.
Charles L. Young, his manager, has
gono' soutli to make arrangements at
the various cities along the routo tor
Jannus' exhibitions. His first stop after
leaving Omaha will bo at Nebraska City.
Ho will also stop at St. Joseph, Kan
sas City and St. Louts for short exhibi
RUMOR OF MERGING OF
C. G. W. AND MARQUETTE
Arcnrdlnc to the statement ot Assistant
General Manager Alfred of the Pero Mar- '
quette, his' visit to 0 mail a has no stg-,
nlflcance, but according to many of tho
local railroad men, It has to do wltn Uio
drlv merclnir of this road with tho Chi
cago Great Western, both Morgan prop
Mr. Alfred arrived In his private car
over the Chicago Great Western, and
soon thereafter made a social call at the
various railroad headquarters, later In the
day leaving for tho west.
Whllo In the city Mr. Alfred looked
over the terminals and other properties
of tho Chicago G eat Wtstecn In Omaha
South Omaha and Council Bluffs, refusing
to comment, more than to Bay that tho
terminal facilities of the road seemed to
Not long ago tho Pere Marquette was
taken over by the Morgan Interests and
S. K. Felton, then president of tho Chi
cago Great Western, placed at Its head.
Prior to this Mr. Felton had secured Ills
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This Inexpensive lotion is especially fins
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COPYRIGHT 1911 BY MARTIN McCARRICK
A personal word from Ml Robinson
about the Orkin Brothers club piano
(JT I have been asked by the salesmen to make a personal statement
" about the pianos we bought for our Inaugural Club. Were the deal
not such an important one, I would not presume to tax the readers'
patience with any opinions of mine, and especially in a matter that
affects my own interests.
In this case, however, I know so well that you who join the club get such "good value
received," that I willingly assume the risk.
In the Club Piano, you got all you bargain for and a good deal more. You savo money big mouoy noarly
100 dollars, in becoming a member of this club. Tho piano itself, is right. It's a good honest piano. Tho person
who bnys ono as good for 300 and 75 dollars gets the worth of his money, it matters not from whom ho buys.it. I
know this from more thnn my own personal experience. Tho manufacturers of this piano aro now making about
5 Thousand pinnos every year and aro shipping them to all parts of the known world. Their constant aim is
to produce a piano of beautiful tone, attractive case design and, abovo all, ono that will last a lifotimo. Hun
dreds of these pianos aro sold right hero in Omaha and tho surrounding territory ovory yenr and I know from
my own personal experienco just how good thoy really are what more can bo said?,
I have considerable pride in this deal. I consider this tho most important piano transaction I have over, made.
It will save several tens of thousands of dollars .of monoy to tho 500 persons who go to form this big club money
they can use to pay for musical instruction or in taking a vacation trip or whatovor use thoy soo fit to mako of it.
As this big purchase is intended to stand as an enduring adver
tisement to our house, I can assure yon that tho Club Piano itself, as
far as I know how to mako it so, represents thoxtremo limit of val
ue for tho prico and liberal conditions under which it is offered.
Thcso pianos aro mado by good German labor In the
factory of ono of tho, best piano manufacturing
plants In tho world.
The cases aro mado of fine selected mahogany, walnut
and quartered oak. The Inside Is of blrdsoyo maple.
Tho koys nro genuine Ivory.
Tho strings aro of tho best Imported German wlro.
Tho action Is of the best French repeating type very
carefully regulated by as competent workmen as there aro
in the piano trade,
Our knowledge of tho Instrument Is based on an ex
perience running back over a dozen years not on faith
or hearsay and It is from that experlonco wo aro willing
to give tho unreserved unconditional guarantee tbal wo
do, tho oqual of which has never before been given on any
piano, It matters not what lta merits.
These Pianos are worth $350. The
price is $257.50 thus savins you $92.50.
terms are $5 cash and $1.25 a week.
There is positively no interest added.
These are the club's special
priyileges and conditions
1. Kvery Instrurrent Is Kuarunteed without reserve for five
yenr. Thero are no "Ifs" or "nmlB" in the guarantee Just a
HtralKht-out guarantee an strong; as wo know now to mule it In
2. If, after 30 days' trial, tlie piano Is not satisfactory we will
glvo you your money back.
5. If thn piano In satisfactory after 30 days' uho, tho Club
Member has eleven more months tn which to satisfy himself as
to tho character of the piano. If it does not then prove to bo
everything that he expects, he has tho privilege of exchanging it
without one penny's Ions for any other Instrument of eqiul or
greater value that we sell (and wo sell over thirty different
i. It a Club Member dies during the life of his contiact we
will immediately send a receipt In full to his family for the ln
6. A beautiful stool and scurf to match the piano are included
without extra cost.
6. The piano will be tuned twice without charge,
7. There Is positively no Interest added,
8. Club Members have an opportunity to Ftlll further reduce
the cost of their piano by procurinc othor Club Merabtrx.
By Stone & McCarrlck, Inc.
Unauthorized use In wholo
or In part or colorable sum
maries thereof forbidden.
Tho Bennott Cov
lfith and Harney Sta.
ff Chicherinff, Kurtzman, Ivere &
ond, Attto P'nioi and Player Pianosand Victor Talking Machines.