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VOL. L1II XO. 3 NEMAHA, NEBRASKA, FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 1908 f Y O c(r sis r Valley Lily flour at Gilbert's. Criley, photographer, Auburn. Cottonwood lumber for sale by A. J. Strain. People wouldn't kick on dusty roads for a few days. The trains are nearly all from one to two hours late. Lots of fish have been caught during the high water. For sale Five nice shoats. C. A. Curtis; phone 57. The editor had new potatoes Monday, raised in his own gar den. George Yackly had a good calf die from clover bloat Monday afternoon. Fish have been plentiful Nemaha for some time. in W. H. Hay, cashier of the First National bank, and P. C. Tank ersley, fruit dealer, were in Ne maha Thursday. They were out Glass! Glass!! For all sizes call on Edwards & looking at the fruit prospects. Bradford Lbr. Co. Sam Gillespie visited his par ents, living near Falls City, from danghter, Saturday morning. evening until Monday Mrs. Chas. A. Curtis is now stopping at the home of her Mrs. G, F. Larimore, DO NOT FORGET If you want an up-to-date job of painting or paper hanging see J. S. Hadlock. Leave orders at Reeling's. Miss Hazel . rom AUDurn stopping with Alf Rowen. John M. Clark drove in from Glen Rock precinct Tuesday afternoon. John I. Dressier is having the front of the Ritchey store room repainted. Farmers are putting in the time when the ground is dry enough to plow. unerries are now neing mar keted. There are lots of them and they are fine. A fine line of Red Cross Ox fordstan and black just ceived at Earle Gilbert's. re- Kindig & Peabody write cy clone, tornado, and windstorm insurance at, lowest rates. Pat Hoover has been making good use of his automobile lately but took it to Auburn Thursday. Miss Bessie Washburn went to Peru Monday afternoon and will attend the summer school at the normal. The trains were well filled the first of the week with students going to Peru to attend the sum mer school. W. W. Seid went to Lincoln Monday morning and from there to Omaha to attend Masonic grand lodge. Miss Bea Seabury, who had been visiting Nemaha relatives and friends, returned to Peru Monday morning. Parker came in Tuesday and is her cousin, Mrs. living near Stella. It is thought the higher altitude is better for her. Mrs. W. W. Keeling returned home last Saturday, after a few days' visit with Mrs. Lizzie Keel ing at Stanberry, Mo. Her granddaughter Ruth came home with her. Jno. W. Ritchey is having sev eral of the larflre trees in front of On account of the stormy w hnnRt rnt fiown Thev are weather Rev. J. W. Sapp did not L,d timerSf having been planted fill his appointment at anuoerc by John g .Minick thirty or forty ast Sunday. years aaro. . . . . , - i I It didn't rain faster ounaay If want tobuv wall paper. but it has rained lor seven aun- eitveP mAe or iow Driced. days since then-and almost ev- on j g Hadlock. Sample ery other day. books furnished on request. Pri mi ,;n l Qn ahunffenpA of ces of wall paper from 3 cents r w i iic an amaawa ww peaches around Nemaha, ai-per rou up. though some orchards naveni c A gmiiey came up from any on tne trees. Shubert Wednesday morning Hnnormmtof hiirh water the and will help his brother Wm. rural carriers did not get very far in rebuilding the house wrecked fa Tnocdnv. hut did by the cyclone. His son Church VII Illicit, iwuiw """""i' r - - . better Wednesday. Misses Jennie and Marie Bell Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Roberts Came m irom AUDurn oaiuiuaj came up iiuiu xvanoas iou and visited their sister, Mrs. Ned Sunday and are visiting Clyde's Crother, until Monday forenoon, parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. W. , . r, limtm Roberts, and his brother, Ule tr. Chet Sedons, who has been , ' , n rmw 3ta in ur . held here Ipr some time as a wit- re. ness in the Ackerman case, start- The district conference of the ed for Morrill, Nebr., Wednes- Uj. e. church for the Nebraska s s n : ! ! That we have a nice mer Dress Goods. line of Sum- Our Groceries and up-to-date. are always fresh Try our Coffee at 15, 20 and 25c. 4 Bring Us YourjButter, Eggs and Poultry. JNO. wJritCHETST Both Phones No. 20 NEMAHA, NEB He it i it it it it it S it it it I ! 8 t s ! S I day. Mr. and Mrs. F. B. Lowe came to Nemaha Saturday evening and visited relatives until Mon dav forenoon, when they went to DeWitt. City district meets at Falls City next week. Rev. G. W. Ayers expects to attend and others from Nemaha will also probably go. D. T. Smiley had not quit the meat market, as we were m- F. L. Woodward and Elmer E. formed last week but had only Allonare tearing down the old "lu 44 Ac.w .u w "lo store building on the corner son Wm. on his house He w north of the Odd Fellows build- U1 uu ing, preparatory to putting up a ay J brick. Last Saturday evening Mrs. C. T. F. Woods, who has the old Seymour Howe farm rented, has had all the experience he wants with high water. The entire farm has been covered with wa ter, and it raised in the house, but did not get over quite all the lower floor. Mrs. M. W. Knapp returned home Saturday evening after a few days' visit with her daugh ter, Mrs. Shellenberger, living six miles west of Stella. Mr. and Mrs. Shellenberger brought her over and remained until Sun day afternoon. Rev. Geo. I. Wright, district superintendent, held quarterly conference at the Methodist church in Nemaha Monday after noon. The conference was to have been held at Howe but on t xi t hii w,notlv denied P. Scovill went out to Jim Shive , i j .a. .. ,vMm;c lev's to SDent Sundav. Charley wMnwonai QTin uttwl l:ijiu juio " MB Ilisi. " . . . i.U 1 l. 1 J t T lnnf sioner. The village board of u..x i.-..4.M u ar?nfpa Chas. P. aungni, anu ne am uy kuihk UUBlCtO I , , j OCT Scovill marshal and Fuller Burns "u mviuK street commissioner, We have been told by a num of parties who saw it that a $ cyclone or tornado passed over Nemaha about 9; 30 Sunday night. M. I XL WHO bUU IUK11 W UU ailjr Ulll' age but touched the tops of trees in places. We understand 0. E. Houtz has bought a restaurant at Stella. That town is to be congratulated on getting as good a business man as Mr. Houtz. He thor oughly understands the restau rant business. it S 8 i it it it it it S J s i i WE APPRECIATE All the favors shown us by our Patron and Friends in aiding us during the recent dis aiter, in moving our Hardware and Furni ture stock, and Promptness and Faithful Service rendered while erecting our new store. We thank you for all favors shown us in the past, and kindly invite you to call and see our new store and stock which we hope to replace by Ju Edwards & Bradford Lbr, Co, GEORGE HARTWIG, Manager. I S 5 i M Mr. and Mrs. Fred Tiding of Clarinda, Iowa, arrived in Nema ha Friday of last week, on a visit to Mrs. Tieling's uncle, Walter Hadlock, and her cousin, Orville Holdinge. They returned home Wednesday afternoon. Eor Sale One 7-horse-power Foos gasoline engine; one 4-hole John Deere corn sheller; one wood saw; one black mare weight about 1250; one gray horse weight about 1100. All in good running order. Call on or phone W. E Seid, Nemaha, Nebr. Prof. Simpson, superintendent of the Auburn schools, died Wednesday morning at a hospital in Omaha. He was taken sick several days ago with appendici tus and was taken to Omaha, where an operation was per formed, from the effects of which he died. His body was brought to Auburn for burial. He leaves a wife and two chil dren. John Ackerman, who was tried in the district court at Auburn, charged with hiring a man to set fire to a barn owned by him in BrownviMe in order to get the insurance, was acquitted by the jury Tuesday, although the evi dence was quite strong against him. Young Mason, who plead guilty to setting fire to the barn and .claimed he was hired to do account of the high water on the ( g0 by Ackerman) ia he,d in jai, iNemana river waa ciutugeu w this place. Prot. G. E. Sanders of London precinct, who recently completed his second successful year as principal of the school at Harris- yet A new society has been organ ized in Nemaha and it aas a large and active list of members. No admission fee is charged. Members can be told by a pecul iar twist of the neck and turn of burg, county seat of Banner county, Nebr., visited Nemaha fllA hftaA fl if fhv w.rA lftnWmr upward, with an anxious look on friends a few hours Monday. He will attend the normal school at Peru next year. Fred Hoover and Ed Knapp were riding around town in an automobile Monday evening, and we suppose Fred will soon have one to deliver fruit with and Ed will be carrying mail in one. The main thing that bothers Ed is to find one that will go through water, wade mud, climb steep hills, and never balk or get out of fix. It is hard enough to haye your home swept away by a cyclona without having the few things that are left stolen afterward. Mrs. M. C. Scott informs us that she had collected a table, tub and some other things and left them on the site of her wrecked home, but some one has carried off what little was left. Parties living in Nemaha have been seen carrying away stuff belonging to others, as they sustained no dam age from the storm. If they are caught at this hereafter they may be severely handled. Old papers for sale at this office. the countenance. The signs in crease in frequency and intensity if clouds are seen, especially at night. They are called Cave Dwellers. A gang of wild dogs are again bothering stock in the vicinity of Nemaha. Sherman Merrit saw seven of them about 6 o'clock Wednesday morning. They came up the railroad track and started to run his horses. He shot at them a couple of times with a target gun and they ran on up the track. He came to town and got some shells for his rifle and will be ready for them if they put in an appearance again. Rex Oliver of Falls City, a son of County Superintendent T. J. Oliver, was a Nemaha visitor several days, starting homeTues day afternoon. He drove up and on account of the high water on the Big Nemaha and Muddy bot toms was afraid he could not; set home, but finally decided to try it and go as far as he could in the buggy and then take a boat for the remainder of the way, if necessary.