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THIRTY-SEVENTH YEAR. NORTH . PLATTE, NEB., OCTOBER 11, 1921. No. 78 (The Mmtk ; LODGE, CHURCH AND SOCIETY COMING MEETINGS LN THE VARIOUS ORGANIZATIONS OF : . THE CITY. REBEKAH Kensington Friday afternoon at .1 e'dock in tho Odd Fellows Hall. ODD FELLOWS Regular meeting at 7.30 Thurs day Oct. 13th. First degree. AID SOCIETY of tho Methodist church will hold u snort business meeting in tho pa: lore of the chujeh at 2 o'clock Tjies- tlay afternoon. All members aro urged to come. ALTRUIST Dibit Class will hold its regular meeting Wednesday In tho church nailers. It will entertain tho mom toers of tho Homo department and the Cradle Roll. AID SOCIETY Of tho Prcqbyterinn church will moot Wednesday afternoon at three o'clock In the church parlors. Mcs dame E. X. Ogier, Ralph Garman and J. V. Romish are on tho entertaining committee. The date of the annual Chfistmns bazaar has been sot for December 8. MEETING OF DENTAL SOCIETY CITY AND COUNTY NKtVh. Geo. Law was a Wallace visitor to tho city yesterday. Att'y Victor llalllgan went to Arthur yesterday to transact business. Dick Baker of Stnploton transacted business in tho city this week. Mrs. Rolph Halligan of Lincoln is a guest at tho J. J. Halligan home Frank Eshleman of Hershey trans acted business in the city yesterday. Mr. and Mrs, Albert LoDIoyt of Paxton' shopped in tho city Saturday Thl' nniuuil gathering of the dent Mr. and Mrs. Carl Wlckstroia of ,st of thls l'lirt of tho state is tnk- HorBhey were city visitors Saturday, j ,nS Pico here today. The men and Miss Mary Ellsworth spent the wee); Uloil' ,atlicf wcro ken to tho Coun- end in Hershey visiting her parents, j tr' cl "lis morning and were en Mrs. L. Eyerloy was among tho , tortnined with golf, horseshoe and Horsbov visitors to tho cltv Sntur- tlier games until noon when lunch LIST OF .JURORS SELECTED FOR THE NEXT TERM OF THE DISTRICT COURT. XORTinVKSTKRN NKHKASKA DIS. TKHT HOLDS SESSIONS TO. RAY AND TOMORROW. day. will bo served there. This afternoon The small child of S. W. McDer- , tho following program Is announcer! lor me session which win no new mi CHAPTER The Regular Meeting of Signet Chapter No. 55, O. E. S. will bo held Thursday Oct. 13 at . 7.30. There will bo initiation of officers and all nre urged to bo present. TONIGHT W. C. Lessley, Evangelist for the third district of the Chrlstion church in Nebraska will speak at tho church this evening at 8 o'clock. Everyone Is Invited. UBThrifty sa5 r n 1 'is ndV lh Hceci S "fVienA That's tho sort of friend this Bank has been since its foundation. Is there a draft to be mailed; insurance date met.; small pur chase made let us attend to it for you. It is- mott Is reported to bo on the sick list. John Engman of Brady spent yes terday In the city transacting UtsI-ness. Mrs. Win. Heyso left for Omaha Sunday to visit "her son Will for j Thomson, Dannobrog. At 4:30 week. j Miss Frances Edwards returned to Hastings yesterday whore she attends college Alvln Petal of Omaha came yester day to visit friends. He was a former resident. R. L. Cathers returned Saturday from Denver where ho transacted business. , Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Miller of Hershey wero among tho out of town visitors Saturday. Herbert Kcefo returned to his homo In Sioux City, Sunday after visiting his brother James T. Kcefe. William Hupfcr, Jr., left Saturday for Kansas City, Mo., where he will attend tho Sweeney Auto School. Mrs. F. Ilasferd and daughter of Seward who have been visiting rel atives" in the city left yesterday for Los Angeles, Calif. Wm. Schatz returned to his homo in Omaha last evening after visiting relatives In tho city. The Manltou Campflro hiked to tho south ri"or last, evening and cooked their supper. The Catholic Girls Club will ue en tertained at the home of Mits Viuinita Hayes Wednesday evening. Francis Norrls lame from Cheyenne Wyo. tho latter part of tho week anil will leave soon for Uoone. Iowa. Mrs. C. V. Tuple returned Saturday from Denver where she and the chili roil will mako their future home. the Masonic Hall. 1:30, Something Interesting in Radiography, Dr. A. O. Thomas, Hastings: 2:30. Orthodontia, Dr. Sattler, Omaha; 3:30. Orthodontia (Construction of Cose) Dr. J. C. the members and their ladles wll bo given an auto ride to places of Interest. This evening at G:30 the annual din ner will take place with Dr. Meservev of Kearney introducing the following speakers: Address of welcome, Mny or E. II. Evans; Response Dr. E. E. Marr, Hastings; Our Outlook, Dr. S. A. Allen, Louv City; Dental Educa tlon, V. K. Lowe, Omaha. Wednesday morning beginning at 9:30 tho following Table Clinics will bo given: Platework, Dr. Hnrtwig. Kenosaw; Orthodontia. Dr. Rosnoau, Hastings; Jacket Crown. Dr. Cresslon North Platte; Removable Bridge. Dr. Moore, Grand Island; Porcelain Root, Dr. Brock, North Platte; Orthodontia, Dr. Yost, North Platte; Porcelain Crown, Dr. Denlngeri. Omaha; Re movable Bridge, Dr. Krause, North .Platte; Public Health Service, Dr. C E. Moore, Grand Island; Extraction, Dr. Hopper. Hastings. During the af ternoon the business session will be held and the members-will be at llb orty toMoa'vo for their homes on the ovenlng trains. The officers of th" Society aro E. 13. Marr, president; J. C. Thomson, vice-president; Geo. Lesehinsky, secretary. ALL COURT HOUSE RIDS WERE REJECTED AT OPENING OF BIDS YESTERDAY. Following Is tho list of jurors as announced by Clerk Prosser for tho fall term of the District' Court which will open horo on October 30th. H. C. Carpenter i.Millcr Elmer Choesemnn Harrison J. G. Deots Cottonwood S. S. Dunn Somersot S. W. Edmlston Sunshine B. E. Freol Myrtlo Harry E. Gibson Wallaco W. E. Hinea Walkor P. K. Hoffman Dickens Chas. Herrod N. P. No. 3 F. W. Jackson Lemon R. H. Jandcbour Osgood Turkel Jopson Fox Creek Harry Kustor Wollfloet R. H. Lutholtz N. P. No. 4 John Martin Joffcry J. C. Morrill Buchanan Louis McNeol Sutherland Wm. Paulman Nowoll Trot Roberts Maxwell Wm. V. Ryan Peekham Emll T. Sorcnson Deer Creek John E. Schram Sollors E. F. Thompson Kom THE FIRST TOUCHDOWN .MADE IN TWENTY SECONDS OF PLAY AT McCOOK FRIDAY. ABOUT PEOPLE AND THINGS CURRENT COMMENT ADOUT l'EO. I'IjK AND THE THINGS THEY ARE DOING HERE. Tho Scout Executive is handling a labor bureau on a small scalo and is meeting with eontxldem(bfo succjessj Ho ha a a list of tho boys who would like to do jobs after school and on Saturday. People In North Platte who want such services call him at 501J and he will give the call his best attention. Archie Hood Is in town this week I visiting his parents Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Hood and with many friends and acquaintances. Ho Is stationed In Mexico now and will return there next week. Ho reports mnny Inter esting things about tho country nnd the peoplo and says that quiet, and prosperity Is fast returning to that country. Archlo likes tho work but will probably return to Nebraska next year and completo his Univer sity course. What might havo proved a dlsas terous pralrlo firo was started on tho north sldo of tho rlvor and It swept ovor sovoral sections boforo being brought under control. No buildings nor cattlo aro reported as lost but somo valuablo winter pas- volco. Th; cornet nnd violin solos with piano accompaniments, played by tho Misses Dnnn wcro reproduced by tho Edison machine with a sirllc lng likeness. The recital was given under the auspices of tho Dixon Music Shop and was highly pleasing to all who attended. Tho Edison phonograph which reproduced tho songs Is tho property of Chester C. Williams of this city nnd wns'solect ed to show that tho machine used has nothing to do with tho beayti ful tono auallly produced. Last week's edition of the Wallaco Winner was largely devoted to Puro bred Livestock. Tho front pago head lino snld: "Tho purpose of this edition Is to show to tho breeders of the Btntc what Lincoln County has In tho way of thorohrcd stock and also to ad vertise wthln tho County, our own product to the end that Lincoln Coun ty producers of purebred stock may (hid n market at homo for their pro duco and thoroby creato local Interest in tho breeding up of good llnox" Tho edition contains tho accounts of many of tho leading breeders nnd advertisements of tholr pedigreed stook. It also contains an illustrated article about tho North Platto Ex perimental Substation and consldci ablo material of general Interest to tho farmer and stock breeder. Wo conir mond the Winner for Its onterprlso In promoting tho llvo stock Interests of Lincoln County In this way. :o: ONE OF LINCOLN COUNTIES OLD RESIDENTS PASSED AWAY LAST NIGHT. Tho football game at McCook, Fri day between tho local eleven and the McCook team, was started exactly at three o'clock. McCook kicked off. the ball was received by Shaner and nassod to Locko who made tho first tniinliilown oxaotlv at twenty seconds passed three o'clock. McCook again turo was destroyed for C. II. Watte kicked off and on a fake to the left others. No causo for tho flro North Platte scored tlieir second toucn Is known unless- it was sot by hun down. Then for fortv six minutes , tors, .sovoral of which woro scon in no'thcr opponent made a score. Dur- tho vicinity whoro thp firo started, j B0Uth o tho city M,.H packa jma ing this time one of tho hardest bat- , according to reports on tho streets bcon aelicnto for somo tlmo but tho Word has just been received this morning as wo go to press of tho death of Mrs. Doncgnn Facka which occured last evening at her homo Tho Board of County Commission ers with tho County Clerk and tho ! County Treasurer opened tho bids Miss Mildred Fitzpntrlck returned ' for tuo supplying of materials and to Omaha yesterday after visiting her llie construction of tho now court FARMER'S SERVICE of this sort which let us prove that when you are busy on tho farm We are your "friend, indeed" here in NORTH PLATTE Interest rate 5 per cent. Deposits in this bank are protected by the Depositors Guarantee Fund of the State of Nebraska. UNION STATE BANK ALL Grain Checks Cashed Here. parents. Mr. ad Mrs. J. W. Fitzpatrlck' .Mr and Mrs. Chas. Calhoun and daughter left Saturday for California whore they will make tholr future home. Mrs. Geo. Gibbs is expected to re turn home tomorrow from York where she was called by the death of her mother. Mrs. Elsie Fletcher returned to her Imnie in Lincoln Saturday after visit ing friends and transacting business in the city. Mr. and Mrs. Mike McFaddon and children of Paxton spent Sunday as ho guests of the hitter's purents Mr. and Mrs. John Herrod. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Perkins, Jr., aro tho proud parents of a baby boy born Saturday, October 8th. Mother and baby are doing nicely. Mr. nnd Mrs. John Voseipka and children returned baiuruay now Storing where thoy visited at tho homo of tho hitter's brother. Louis Troxler has been elected to tho Green Goblin Fraternity at tho University of Nebraska. This is an honorary Froshman Fratornlty. Mr. and Mrs. N. E. Ihf.kloy returned . nr.. yesterday from Onialia wnoro ihi. Duckloy attended a meeting or tuo district officers of tho Rotary Club. Misses 'Inn and Dosslo J. Snyder returned to tholr homo In, Bouldor Colo, yestorday after visiting at tho homo of their brothor W. P. Snyuer. Mosdamos Hartman, Stobblns, Mor ris and Murphy aro delegates to the W. C. T. U. Stato Convention which Is to bo hold In Columbus. Nobr.. Oct 11-14. Mr. and Mrs. Simon Whito and Mr. and Mrs. Talmngo Whlto of Her shey woro shopping In tho city yes torday and visiting at tho homo of Mr. and Mrs. O. V. SIzemoro. Pat Patterson hns accopted a posl tlon In tho Wholan soft drink parlor during the absonoo of Pog Elrdnn who went to Now York to attend tho world's series. Dr. J. S. Twlnom made a present to tho Boy Scouts last weok which was very much enjoyed. It was ono hundrod of tho official scout song booVs and tho boys aro using them now. house yesterday and rejected all of thorn as too high. Tho lowest bid was $192,000. This did not Include tho heating plant, tho architect's fco and other charges and Incidentals. No further notion was taken yester day. A baby girl was born to Mr. and Mrs Clinton E. Potter at their homo yesterday. ties ever waged on a football grid iron took place. McCook spoiled ovcrv play ' North Platte attempted' with North Platto returning the comptt mentfAt the" -end of the third quarter North Platto had tho ball on the end of the yard lino with four downs to go. Immediately after the opening of the fourth quarter North Platte, madi a touchdown. On the last touchdown North Platto had the ball sixty five yard forward pass to Locke and the touchdown was ours. The game end ed with a score of 2S to 0 In favor of tho Maroon and White. Over one hun dred North Platte people witnessed tho game. TO ANYONE' LNTEItBSTED. . I havo half of tho storo room formerly occupied by tho McGovom & Stack grocery for rent to tho right kind of a man who will put in a stock or goods that will go with my meat nmrkct. Call at onco or phono 1250. Geo. McKain. . :o: Geo. Schoolcraft of Maxwell had his tonsils removed at the Platto Valley hospital yestorday. hero. The most signlllcant thing about the Septomber monthly report Issued ' Weathoman Shilling is his statement that we have a deficiency in rainfall of over six Inches so far this year. Since the normal Is a little over IS inches, the deficiency Is about one-third.. In other words, wo havo only had two thirds of tho average rainfall so fa.1 this year. Tlio rainfall for Septem ber was ono inch.. The toniporature ran from 95 down to 113. Tho avcrago temporature so far this year has bee i four degrees warmer than the average for tho past.. There were 20 clear days, H cloudy and 5 partly cloudy. A crowded houso greeted Mr. Harvey Hlndormycr and tho Dann Trio at tho Luthoran Church last ovenlng. There wero over olght hundred peoplo thoro and chairs had to bo provided for a number after all seats wcro filled. Mr. Illndor myor charmed everyone with his flno olco and personality and sur prised and pleased when ho sang with tho Edison re-creation of his news of hor death came as a sur prise to her many friends and rela tives. Sho leaves to mourn hor death lour children, Mrs. Wm. Glono of Shenandoah? In, Mrs. Chnsi -Murrln of Sterling, Colo. Wm. Fncka of Wollllect and Frank Facka who re sides on tho old home place, also thrco brothers, J. 11. Donegan of tho city, James F. Donogau of South Dnkota and John Doncgnn of Han over, 111. Funeral arrangements have not been made at this time. ELKS TO OPEN SEASON WITH A OA RN1VAL HALL IN THEIR. HOME FRIDAY Tho Elks Club will hold a Carnivul Ball in tho club rooms Friday oven lng. Elaborate preparations aro bolng mndo by tho commlttoo to mako tho oponlng event of tho sea son ono of tho best In tho history o tho club. Real carnival sensations aro looked forward to as there will bo hats, horns nnd confetti. Tho Imperial Five orchestra will furnish tho music on this omission. ipecial Showin; of Albrecl it Fur? 1855 Thursday, October 13th. On next Thursday we will have a man here from the Alhrecht factory with a special showing of Furs, lie will havo a lino of coats and largo pieces of all the bettor grade furs. In buying Furs it always pays to buy from a reliable house as thoro aro so many difforont grades. Wo feel that tills line is one of the best and most reliable in the business and wo will 1)0 pleased to havo you come in and see thorn oven if you are not ready to buy. Prices this year are on a lower basis and wo do not think thoy will bo lower , as at tho recent auction of raw skins in New York they brought an average of 150 per cent ovor last spring's prices. Wilcox Department Store