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NORTH PLATTE SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE
ATTORNEY SAYS NO EXTENSION OF POWEll.H OF STATE HAIL WAY COMMISSION. Tho following letter from Mr. Shu man Is of IntercMt to the people of tho olty and for Hint reason wo print It In full: "Editor of Tribune : Corporation nover sloop, but the pcoplo oft times tlo If wo thought the gas rate question wns closed when tho Council turned down tho Com pany'H request for nn Incroaao, wo mado a mistake. It looked like this was tho ond of It, hut Inst wook a 1)111 was Introduced In tho Legislature to alvo tho Stnto Railway Commmlsslon power to fix those ratos. And ovon In North Platto papers tho North Platte Light Sc. Power Compnny has the norvo to requost by nn advertise ment that wo being partial, request the legislature 'to glvo thorn an un tiartlnl Jury tho Stato Hallway Com mission, to dccldo all Issuos relating to rates and service to tako control of Uio regulntlon of public utilities' They will havo a. poworful lobby In tho loglslaturo to accomplish this re sult. "Tho Stato Hallway Commission Is a body that has granted all tho rate Increases to tho telopliono companies and other bodlos In tho State of Ne braska, If this bill bocomes a law, wo will no longer havo tho situation In our own hands, but will bo forced to go to a board at Lincoln, "Tho way to stop this, of course Is to kill thin bill and wo can do this by oxorclstng our Influence upon tho membors of tho loglslaturo. Tho nd vortlsemont tolls us to wrlto our Sen ator and Representative that wo favor this kind of a law. Shall wo do It? Tho North Platto Light & Powor Company has a plant In North Plntto and another ono In Columbus. North Platto Is sovcral times as largo as Columbus, but In that city tlioy charge but nlno cents for oIectrlclty whllo thoy chargo us 12 cents. Tlioy asked tho mayor and council thoro to glvo thorn a 20 Increase In oloctriclty rates, but ovon thon that would not bring tho rato up to what thoy charge In North Platto. This rato incrcaso was donlcd by tho mayor and council of Columbus. Shall w Bloop until thlo bill becomes a law and thon And wc aro helpless In tho matter? If theso corpornMons ask for this kind of a law, wo can easily know It Is Just what they want Very truly, W. E. SHUMAN." LENSH GRINDING In caso you break your glassos, Just bring tho pieces In and wo can mako a duplicate, oven If you purchased them olsowhoro. Wo grind thorn In our own shop. Dixon Optical' Co. a U a S. C. Ecklund, of Horshoy, spent Saturday In tho city. John Stackhoiiso, of Dickens, spent Saturday In tho city transacting busi ness. ft. S, Lowla, of Grand Island, camo Sunday to visit at tho Carl Ronner homo. Austin Miles, who la now stationed M: . Kearney, spent Sundny with tho homo folks. H. C. Petorson loft yesterday for Sterling after visiting at tho home of his sister, Mrs. Albert Proltnuor. Mies Ethol Suit enmo from 0hkosh last wook and will rcRldo In this city In tho future. Dr. Wurtclc, office phono 27. night phono 25. Chas. Cornell rcturnod Snturdny from Now York whero ho visited his parents. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Wolr rcturnod yesterday from Grand Island whoro thoy spent a wook with friends. Thoy will lcavo In a few days for Pocatollo, Idaho, to visit tholr Bon. GASOLINE Standard Rod Crown -v-OOc. White Hoso High Test 31o. HENDY-OQIER AUTO COMPANY worn A JSSi1 BMii-t" "-o or and fasten tho top down again" - moior nil uororo you could coutlnuo with tho wash ing. Not so with THM Laundry Queen LET THE DOLLY DO THE RINSING North Platte Light & Power Co. CITY AND COUNTY NEWS. K. B. Cnrr spent Saturday In Oga lalla transacting legal business. Guy Fear, of "Wallace, spout tho Iattor part of last week in this city. Mr. and Mrs. 13. K. Ncal wont to Cozad Saturday to spond Bcvoral days with relatives. Losllo IJaBklns camo homo Friday ovcnlng from Choyotino where he transacted legal' business Mrs. I. Couch returned to her homo In Ogallaln Saturday after vis iting her husband who Is taking treatment In a local hospital. Mrs. Franklin and children return ed to Omaha Sundny after visiting ' at tho homo of, Mrs. Chas. Booth. ( Mr. and Mrs. Cuy Swopc left yes terday for Omaha where Mr, Swopo will attend a clothing men's conven tion. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hallor expect to loavo In tho near future for Florida where thoy will make their future home. Mrs. J. W. Kennedy, who has been visiting at tho homo of Mrs. E. F. Ilultmnn, left for hor homo In Pro mont Saturday. H. L. Murdock was taken to Omaha Saturday where ho will tako troat mont for his leg which was hurt about a week ago while on duty ns U. P. conductor. Mr. and Mrs. T. N. Arnold returned Saturday from Denver and Colorado Springs. Mr. Arnold attended a mooting of tho Stacy Morcantllo Co. whllo In Denver. BR. 0. H. CRESSLER, Cniaale Deslitl Office orr th McDonald State Bank MM.............,.........m.4.4...m.. CONDEMN High Priced Stock Foods "That ha is nil through paying M fancy prices for stock foods and hog romodios and that ho Is rata- it lng somo of tho host hogs over It placed on tho market," was the j$ etatomont mado ' recently by E. it II. BcckBtoad, well-known hog Q ralsor and authority on llvo it stock . . Mr. Dcckstead's hogs are tho if ouvy of his neighbors, and havo tt "topped tho market" for sovoral i years in Iowa. Ho states that if for years ho bought high-priced hog foods and hog remedies, but if ho In all through paying extra- vagant prices for what ho can $$ mako himsolf. Ho states that if what tho hogs need aro minerals l and tolls tha socrot of his won- it dorful success' by explaining 8 tlint ho takes about flvo pounds w of ordinary mlnornllne (which if Is pure concentrated minerals 8 and cost only a couplo of dol- lars) and mixes samo with if enough bran or filler to mako a H hundred pounds. All hogs, nnd :t ospoclally brood bows roquiro 8 minerals as thoy keep thorn free J from worms, nnd In tho pink of it condition, nnd aro OBsentlnl to 8 tho hogs growth and a well bal- it nncod ration. This Inexpensive 8 mixture placed In a slioltored 8 box whoro tho hogs can get at j't It as thoy need it. will nroduco 8 far better results than any high priced BO-cnlIed stock 8 roods. Send two dollars to The Mtn- Jt W orallno Chemical Co., 1C38 No. 8 8 Wells St., Chicago, 111., and if nicy win forward you by pro- H paid parcel post, enough minor- allno to mako a full hundred it pounds, j.j Don't n Just Lift the Top LOCAL AND PERSONAL A baby girl was born to Mr. and Mrs. N. Nelson last week. James T. Kcofo loft Saturday for Ogallaln to transact legal business, Tho Elks will hold tholr regular danco Friday ovcnlng at their home. Edward Rogue returned yesterday from Lincoln whoro ha visited with friends. Paul Harrington returned Friday from Cheyenne whoro ho transacted business. Mr. and Mrs. G, W. Anderson left Saturday for Uurwln, Nobr., to visit relatives. Mr. and Mrs. P. O. Evaiis, of Kcar noy, nro tho guests of Mr. and Mrs. I. E. Trout. W. V Hongland camo from Lincoln 'Saturday to transact legal mattors for a fow days. Mrs. J. J. Halllgan nnd MrB. Victor Halllgan will entertain tomorrow at a ono o'clock luncheon. When In North Platte stop at the Now Hotel Palace aDd Cafe. You will bo treated woll. 68tf ' Mr. nnd Mrs. Dick Cox returned Saturday from California whoro thoy had spent sovcral weeks. Mr. and Mrs. 0. E. Eyerly, of Hor shoy, spent Saturday In tho city vis iting friends nnd shopping. Mrs, Fred Waltemath will entertain tho Indian Card Club this afternoon at hor homo on west Third street Mrs. Oco. Roborts spent Friday with Mrs. C. S. Clinton and nttonded a mooting of tho War Mothers. Claudo Dolanoy returned Friday from Omaha whero ho attended a safety first mooting of tho Union Pa cific railroad company. Mrs. II. I. Dlock expects hor slater Mrs. J. Burr and two daughters Flor onco and Isabella from Rochester, N. Y., this weolc Block's will open a first class mll llnory shop on tho second floor of tho Btoro. A Chicago firm will bo in charge nnd it will bo open for cus tomers March 1st. Wo aro propared to repair scored ;and cracked cylinder blocks, with high grado metal alloy, electrically applied without heating, warping or enlarging Uio bore. Wo solicit your work. North Platto Bulck Co. Miss Ruth Carroll, formerly of this city, who has beon employed In Den ver for tho past two years, will bo married tomorrow ovoning at eight o'clock to Earl Kcestcr, of Denver. Rov. Robert Maron will perform tho ceremony. Wo have Just mado a recont compil ation of figures from tho National Used Car Market Report (Bluo Book) which shows Uio rosalo valuo of Dodge cars much higher than that of any other mako. Copy of samo is in our south window. J. V, Romlgh, dealer. GASOLINE autnuaru eu urown 30c. Whlto Roso High Teat 31o. HENDY-OQIER AUTO COMPANY BUILD A Prices are Reduced to a PreWkr Basis. All indications prices as soon as Come in and talk Coates Lumber & Coal Co. I MR. FEEDER! Now is the time you should start feeding a little Cotton Seed Cake, Cotton Seed Meal and' Alfalfa and Molasses. North Platte Feed Store Phone No. 206, UNIVERSITY PLACE DEFEATS NORTH PLATTE HIGH BAS KET BALL TEAM FRIDAY Tho Unlvoralty Placo quintet de feated tho locals Friday night on tho homo floor by a scoro of 24 to 14. Tho local team lookod forward to this game ns ono of tho biggest of tho sea so nnd woro an oxcltcd bunch when thoy camo on tho llooor. In tho first halt thoro wero a groat many fouls on both sides. Tho first three fouls wero on University Placo and Hlnman missed every one. A foul wna cajlcd on Yost nnd Uni versity Place mado the first scoro as a result. Shatter mado tho first scoro for tho locals by throwing a foul goal, Foul aftor foul was mado nnd nttompted throws woro missed by tho local team. At the end of the first half tho scoro stood 11 to 3, tho locals having made their scores by free throwB. Shaner mado two field throws and Bunnell ono In tho second half and tho rest of tho scoro wns mado by frco throws. Owing to tho fact that Uni versity Placo boys could not keep their hands belling their backs when a tlo ball was called thoy wero fouled frequently. Tho high school was so enthusiastic that a foul was called on the crowd because they couldn't keep still when tho opposing team wns trying for a frco throw. This will bo a warning In tho future. Tho Klholochee Camp Firo GlrlB sold candy during tho gamo and tho Cadet band played boforo and between halves. Mrs. Ida Lunqulst returned to her homo In Sutherland Saturday after visiting relatives. Mrs. T. It. Wathen and baby left Saturday for Central City where thoy will reside for somo tlmo. Thoy will bo Joined lator by Mr. Wathen. t JQ. BHJL.Y'3 PLACE Wo aro serving 35c, 40c and COc din ners. if 8 l 11 it it i.t s if if if if it if it REAL ESTATE FOR SALE AND EXCHANGE. I am in a position to locato you on somo of tho boat grain, stock and Dairy propoaltions in Colorado, located in tho rain boat, forty mlloa from Denvor, havo fino climate, good water, good roads, closo to good mar ket. I will bo pleased to furnish complete description on request A. A. CRAIG, Elizabeth, Colo. if it if it GEO. B. DEBT, Physician aad Surgeon. 8pcfal Attoatfe Glrea u Barret? S- and Obstetrics. Of flea: BuUdlar ft Lota Building PhoBa: Offlca 130, Residence 116 HOME NOW v -.; point to higher finances improve. with us about it. LOCAL AND PKJtSONAL Tho bans of marriage were pro claimed for tho first tlmo Sunday at St. Patrick's church lctwcen Mlsa Loyola Glcason and Konnoth Welu borgor, both of this city. Mr. nnd Mrs. C. P. Nowmoyor camo from Central City Saturday to visit at the homo of their son D. K. Ncw moyor. Mr. Nowmoyor will leavo to day for his homo whllo Mrs. Nowmoy or will remain a fow days. J, V. Romlgh has Just received a clipping from R. N. Lamb from a Long Beach, Cal., paper, stating that on Sunday, Jan. 23d, a Dodgo Broth ers car ascended a 70 Incline on Signal hill, whoro no car had over boforo boon nblo to go, Sovoral news pjlctorlal movio men wore on hand, and you will probably see tho pictures locally soon. NOTICE OF TAKING UP E STRAY. Taken up by tho undersigned on his promises nino miles southwest of North Platte, Lincoln Co., Nebraska, on tho first day of July 1920, ono Iron gray maro weighing 1000 lbs. and one yearling weighing about 700 lbs. Dated this 18th day of Nov. 1920. Signed: A. E. MOORE. SAY IT WITH FLOWERS North Platto Floral Co. Flowers. W. Twelfth Street Phono 1023 Wo deliver and Bhlp anywhero MRS. JT. HENRY OILFOYL Teacher of VOICE CULTURE and., tho ART OF SINGING. Resldonco Studio: 108 West 3rd, City NORTH PLATTE ..General Hospital.. (Incorporated) One Hall Block North oi Putoftice. Ptaae 58 A modern institution for th iatific treatment of medical, urgieal and eonfinem.nt caiti. Completely equipped X-Raj and diagnostic laboratories. StaiT: Geo. 8. Desi M. D. V. Lxcis, SL D. J. B. Retfeli BL D. J. S. SlIllMS, M.D. DB. nAEOLD FENNEIt Osteopath Oter nirschfeld'a Office Phone 333 Rea. Phone 1020 Oral Prophylaxis Mouth Hygiene HOWARD YOST Dental Surgeon Phono 307 Twiuem Bldg Office phone 241. Res. phone 217 L. C . DROST, Osteopathic Physician. N rth Platte, - Nebraska. Knights of Columbus Building. BUS. STATES fe STATES Chiropractors S, ?, 7 Building & Loan Buildlag. Office Phono 70. Res. Phone 1241 DR. S. K. HUFFER Chiropodist nnd Foot Specialist FOOT COMFORT. ARCH BUILDING. Corns, Callouses, and Ingrowing Too Juills RemoTcd and Ulcers cured Bunions treated nnd nil other Ail ments of Uio Foot. OYER CASH MEAT MARKET. J. M. BARTON Somerset, Nebr, BREEDER OF Registered Herefords. Choice Pure Bred Stock for Sale, Priced Right. Fur Market A LITTLE BETTER Also Hides fl it1 it it if it II I I H :t I 0 if it it it 8 if it it it it if if if if it If )t it if if if Buy a Barrel OF "Cow Brand" FLOUR it a IliVerv iarmer and evervonn it j j j if interested in farming should U it( join this campaign. This it $ will create a demand for ; wheat and stimulate all bus- If g ness. Nebraska families g ueed 150,000 barrels to U II get them through the win- ft 5.: ter. Buy Yours Now. - l Insist on i "COW BRAND" it . . II I he Worth Fialte Flour Ed Kierig, Lucfcioneey General Farm Sales A Specialty, also Renl Estate1. References and Dates First 'National Bank. Res. 400 East 3rd St. Phone 918 Stato of Nebraska, County of Lin coln, ss. At a regular meeting of tho Board of County Commissioners on January 10, 1921, Uio Board of County Com missioners procedeed to mako and did mako the following estimate of ex penses for tho County of Lincoln, Stato of Nebraska, for tho year 1921, as follows: For County General Fund $75,000.00 For County Bridge Fund 40,000.00 For County Road Fund 50,000.00 For Agricultural Society ' 1,000.00 For Labor Bureau Exten sion 5,000.00 not Tlnnrld and Interest. C-Bgood Bridge Precinct, Principal and Interest $1,600.00 South Platto Bridge Precinct I'rinctpal and Interest 1,500.00 BIrdwcod Brldgo Precinct PrinctDal and Intnro.qf 1 nnnns Platto Bridge Precinct Principal and Interest 1,500.00 East Platto Bridge Precinct Principal and Interest 2,000.00 Bostwick Bridge Precinct Principal and Interest 500.00 Horshoy Bridge Precinct Principal and Interest 700.00 Special School Bond Levies School Dlst. No. 1 Prlncloal and Interest siKorwvnft' School Dist. No. 7 Principal and Interest 1,750.00 School Dlst. No. 23 Principal 'and Interest 500.00 School Dist. No. 47 Principal and Interest 100.00 School Dlst. No. 65 Principal and Interest 4.000.00 School Dlst. No. 37 Principal nnd Interest , 2,500.00 School Dist. No. "67 Princinal and Interest annn School Dlst. No. 94 Principal and Interest 350.00 School Dist. No. 98 Principal and Interest HflftO School DIsU No. 105 Principal and Interest ?.nn ns School Dlst. No. Ill Principal and Internal 300 nt School Dlst No. 110 Principal and Interest 200.00 School Dist. No. 120 Principal and Intorost onn on School Dlst, No. 122 Principal and Interest 200.00 School Dist. No. 126 Principal nnd Tntnrnat tOA OA School Dlst. No. 131 Principal and Interest . 350.00 School Dist. No. 132 Principal and Interest .snonA School Dist. No. 133 Principal and Intere.st kooos School Dlst. No. 21 Principal and Interest 300.00 School Dlst. No. 113 Principal and Interna onn ns School- Ddst. No. 116 Principal and Interest 200.00 School Dlst. No, 18 Principal and Interest . 300.00 Special School riiitlrifnc t.o vfna School Dlst. No. 33 Special Building Levy $3,300.00 School Dlst. No. 60 Snoclal Bulldlne? 1jvv onn na School Dist. No. 130 Special Building Levy 200.00 School Dist. No. 131 Special Building Levy 200.00 School Dlst. No. 19 " - Special Buildincr Lorv ono os School Dlst. No. 31 Special Blllldlnir T.evv r.on m School Dist. No. 65 Principal find Interest 1 oon nt School Dlst. No. 132 Principal and Interest 300.00 School Dist. No. 133 Principal and Interest 300.00 School Dlst. No. 91 Snoclal Bulldlne Ttv onnn School Dlst. No. 100 Special Buildincr Tvv 900 OA School Dist. No. 112 Principal and Interest 300.00 Dated at North Platte. VnhmoVn this 10th day of Jan. 1921. H. H. SPRINGER', T. 11. COHAOEN, . OOKER, Boar of. County Commissioners, LAlMllt fVniatv MoTiraaV-n t,M.ll,.l,U,UU.M.I.t.U.ll,l.MV.li.MI.t. L. UPSHITZ AUet: A. 8. AIZJ3N, County Clerk.