THE TOPEKA DAILY STATE JOURNAL SATURDAY EVENING, MAY 8, 1920
DEPENDS UPOHFREIGHT CARS
Middle Wet-t Wheat Bolt Fears !
Another Transportation Ticup.
Chicago. May 8. The freight car
upply may be. measuring the price of
bread next summer, it was believed
today by grain trade experts of the
middlewest. They met here with
Julius H. Barnes, United States wheat
director, for consultation over the
grain situation. Their belief was
caused by the difficulties of railroads
which dropped wheat Into a critical
plight almost on the eve of the ex
piration of the wheat guaranty act,
The conference here took steps to
establish free and open market for
the handling of wheat and products
after federal control passes. A plan
for the re.-opening of exchanges to
future trading in wheat will be worked
out by a committee of sixteen men
from the grain exchanges of Chicago,
Milwaukee. Duluth, Minneapolis,
Omaha, Kansas City, St. Louis and
Toledo. steering committee is com
posed of Fred B. Wells, Minneapolis;
H. N. Eager. Chicago; l' i. Lingham,
Iockport, N. Y.. and V- E. Goodrich,
of Winchester., Ind.
Barnes consulted with representa
tives from the Chicago board of trade,
OUTLAWS TURNON LEADER
Grjinau Told by Slrikinir Switchmen
to Show His Hand.
Chicago, May 8. A demand that
John Grunau, head of the Chicago
Yardmen's association, inform striking
switchmen how they can get their
aeniority rights restored was made
public today in a letter sent to Gru-
nmi by R. . Murphy, publicity chair
man of the association. (Ireat num
bcrs of the members of the C. V. A.
are asking: j
wnen uo you expect, io iaiia me
55 cents and $1 per hour?" The let
ter reads. "It is logical to conclude
the board will not give our members
ret ignition or consideration until we
return ty work. What have you to
offt i us?
"We all know that the roads have
rccMlod their property which has been
in the possession of all the switchmen
on vacation, and are hiring great num
lera of new men to man the yards.
We also know the roads are operating
airly well under the circumstances,
but the question is. how can the
seniority rights of the men who have
fallowed the Y. A. be restored
V.-V a j
'Come out from under cover now
hfiix nay soineiiung a-'inuit one vsty 1
or the other."
the prevailing costume being overalls,
red bandannas around the neck and a
No further advices from General
Flores's army, marching on Mazatlan,
had been received early today.
Capital Cut Off Three !.
Washington, May 8. Mexico City
has been cut off from communication
with Washington, according to indica
tions at the state department today.
Xo dispatches has been received
from Mexico City since Thursday
He-volt More Uke Strike.
The Obregon revolt is not one to be
Raugod from a military standpoint.
government intelligence officials say. '
They believe it is more in the nature .
of a "strike" against the present gov
ernment by the people of Mexico, who,
they say, are tired of Carranza's unful
Ignaclo Bonillas, Mexican ambassa
dor to the United States, whom Car
ran za was supporting for president. Is
a former deputy sheriff of Arizona
and former secretary to Governor
Stafford of that state, and therefore
ineligible for the Mexican presidency,
according to rebel agents here.
Charge Carranza Plot.
Carranza intended to have Bonillaai. conferences
elected, and then have the Mexican
congress "discover" that the ambas
sador was not eligible and designate
him (Carranza) as president ad in
terim, it is alleged.
I UE MOST EXPENSIVE HAT IN THE WORLD:
CHEER UP, HUSBANDS, IT ISN'T FOR SALE
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If milady went into the millinery store to purchase the above hat tU
,wouli mile aweetly while placing it on miladv's head and sail
Wonderfully becoming and only $4,500.'' The hat, said to be the eoatlie:!
ever made, is the pift of 3,000 milliners of the United State to Man
Descnacel. wife of the new president cf France--
AT HOME NEWS
The Military Sisterhood will meet
Thursday afternoon at" the Y. W. C. A.
All Issues or Liberty Bonds bought
and sold. The Shawnee Investment
Co.. 534 Kansas avenue. Adv.
The Social Service club will give a free
motion picture show, Saturday evening
beginning at 7 :40 o'clock at K eld en chapel.
Better own stock In Penn's Coal Sav
ings l'lun, and have your next winter's cal
paid for. Topeka Coal Co., Elks buudln,
Vlione 4S2. Adv.
Ton't forget to make your payments at
the I'ruuential irust to. xor repps oai
Savings Plan. Tweka Coal Co., Elks'
Building. Phone (. Adv.
A suit to collect 195 from Albert T.
TLuce was filed Friday by Joseph CoRin.
10 years td. thru his next friend. He
snv s Luce's car strut k and Injured hi
while he was on bis way to school la
("Tmitilriints that cock-ftfflttiiia was
nrncress at tht carnival Friday night led
Chief ti. ii. Hannan to investigate.' He
found that several of the roosters offered
as prises by the shows bad eugaged in a
Frank Trennlng will speak on Welfare
day at the Trinity Methodist church at 8
o'clock tomorrow night. Church is being
held in the Van Bur-en school building.
Sixteenth and Harrison, while the new
building is being completed.
"Defendant strike and beats plaintiff
from one to three times a week." That is
nne complaint regiKtered by Mrs. M. II.
Jenkins, Madison street, in a suit for
a divorce filed against her husband. She
also says that her husband without cause
kept her locked in a room for half a day
Washburn seuiors have signed a petition
which will he presented to the faculty
Monday asking that they be exempted from
final examinations. The college rule is
that only tho "satisfactorily passing
claws rooin work" be freed from examina
J r5 pUon fnr nn members
of tIlP. cnSS but it has never been granted
tions. Kadi year since litl'J seniors hsve
io any hut those wuose graues warrant
In a replevin suit filed In the court of
Topeka. Albert Pick & Company, of Chi
cago, demand the immediate possession of
the steam cookiug outfit, consisting of one
steam table one urn stand and one battery
of urns now In use at the National hotel.
Pick claim in his petition these articles
were mortgaged for $-WK as security for
notes made liv Horace Humphreys former
manager of the hotel. Ho asserts the notes
ivere. never paid.
The negro's proverbial love for feathery
i-bit-kens lauded three more members of
the race in trouble ah Toieka today. Theo
dore Joixj. Kalph Matheuy and Myron
Iicece. vccW arrested today by the police.
ciiargeu nan biiiuuk -u tn
xorth Tyler street. When the negroes were
harcpd with stealing cnicKens irora
arrested the ponce Also wok ine dhil ooh
missing fowls t police headquarters with
them. The chickens and the negroes were
located in "the bottoms." the ponce saiu.
While the number of alarms answered by
Topeka fire conipanles so fur this year are
almost double the number of those an
swered up until May 8 Ian year, the prop
erly loss has been much less in proportion.
Fire companies up until today had respond
ed to 2C5 alarms since Janiniry 1. For the
same period last year. 14 alarm were an
swered. The ios during tWs period in IfllD
wns about $14,000 and this year about $17.
7yn. The average loss per fire has been
The reading of" Booth Tarkington's
"Mister Antonio.'' by Miss Beryl Buckley
at the high school auditorium last night
under the auspices of the Woman's club
was so well given that her hearers de
clared the rending was nearly as enjoyable
as was the play, given two years ago iu
Topeka by Otis Skinner. Miss Buckley's
skillfull handling of the difficult part of
the Jraliau hurdy-gurdy man. as well as
her eopv interpretation of minor parts,
wns most- successful. The hieh school or
chestra opened the program with several
'How a Woman Keeps n Secret" is the
interesting title of a playlet that is to be
(riven Wednesday evening, May "i2, at the
V. w. C. A., in connection with the annual
V. W. C. A. gvmnasium exhibition. The
members of the U L. L. club will take
part in the play with Miss Buth Speck in
the leading role. The Kresge club, an
other Y. IV. C. A. group, will put ou a
"Santa Fe. Freight Sale." The matrons'
gvmnasium class will sell home-made
candy. Special drills and dances will be
on the exhibition program to be given by
advanced classes.' Proceeds from the en
tertainment will be used to send delegates
from the local association to the Y. W.
in f.stes I'arw, Colo., in
New York 'Minnie' must wear ner
bathing suit if she wants to do the shimmie
at Coney Island this summer. Bare legs
v. ill not lie tolerated on Coney Island.
Silk Cartridge Cloth Used
To Cut Cost of Clothing
Latest Styles and Designs Brought Out by Famed
Costumers Show Merits of the New Fabric of
Which Eleven Million Yards Are Released.
Director of Sales K. C.-"Morse of
Washington. D. C, who has charge
of the disposal of government sur
plus, and T. J. O'Neil, chief rif the
division of textiles of the ordnance
department, United States army,
could scarcely believe their eyea
when a group of mannequins walked
out on a promenade way at a fashion
show in New "i ork the other day.
They were clad in cartridge silk, the
fabric that was used to hurl death
dealing whizz-bangs ' toward the
Afternoon gowns, tailored suits,
with hatn to match, motor coats,
blouses, lingerie, riding habits, sport
Hat and blouse or Cartridge silk.
shoes, all of cartridge in an infinite
variety of huea and patterns, and de
signs created by the most exclusive
and smartest Fifth Avenue dress
makers, passed in almost bewilder
ing panorama before their eyes.
Children's gowns, dresses, and coata
were also shown, as well as men's
and boys' summer suits. "Great gruns,
tallc about turning swords into plough
shares! There is nothing that an
American tailor cannot do. "Why go
to Paris? " said K. A. Lnthy chief of
the division of the Textiles Salvage
Board, New York district.
It was the first Fashion and Style
show given in the Bush Terminal
Sales building, Xew York, to demon
strate' the many uses of United States
government cartridge silk. Living
models displayed the garments in a
setting of upholstered furniture,
lamps, tapestries, table scarfs, bed
spreads, pillows, waste baskets, and
draperies, all made of or upholstered
in cartridge silk.
A wonderful array of apparel rang
ing from delicate lingerie to suits for
roughest sport wear were shown.
Xew and fascinating were the styles
especially created to ; show forth the
Made for War. Purposes.
In the anals of fashion there are
few more interesting stories to be re
corded than the history of this fabric.
Cartridge silk, as it is called, is an
absolutely pure silk fabric, manufac
tured during the war for the purpose
of containing .powder for high explo
sives. Turned out at the rate of
5.000.000 square yards a month, there
was naturally an enormous supply of
this material, on hand when tne
armistice was signed. "What to do
with these 30,000,000 yards was a
problem for which, apparently, there
was no solution. The government of
ficials believed . that since commercial
silk was so expensive, and beyond the
for the new fabric worthy of its many
(desirable qualities should be discov
Wonderful work to promote the silk
vas done by MaJ. W. J. Grinden.
chairman of the Xew York district
rdnance salvage board.
The government officials Interested
rvine T. Bush of Xew York in their
tlans to put this silk before the Amer
:an people. Mr. Bush, in turn, called
he attention or . A. MCLant, an ex
perienced silk manufacturer, to its
possibilities. Mr. McLane directed a
corps of expert silk men to the treat
ment of the silk. It was processed
ffnJ finally a wonderful commercial
textile vas produced. totaJly unljke
any other upon the market
SCXD-VX PICTTRE AT ORPHEl'M.
"Tho Burning Question" To Be Given
by Holy "amo Cburch.
"The Burning Question" is the title of a
motion picture to be presented Sandar at
the Orpheum thester under the auspices of
the Ludies' (iulld of the Holy Name cburch.
One showing of the picture will be given
at 3 o'clock in the afternoon and another at
8 o'clock Sunday night. A silver offering
will be taken but there will be no admis
-Labor question and patriotism
running thru the story of "The Hurii
Ing Question' make the picture one that all
good citizens should see," the Boa. M. i.
OXeary anid today.
The management of the Orpheum has do
nated the use of the theater for the pic
EAST SIDE NOTES
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Mr. and Mrs. Fred Oberr have returned!
to their home, Kat Sixth avenue, from '
Chicago, where they spcut a week visit
The Third Preabvterian chun-h will ob
serve Father's and Mother's dsy Sunday
morning at tne church service. In the
evening a mass meeting will be held observ
ing Welfare day, at which al! the churchea
of the east side have been invited to at
tend. The meetinsr will be addressed by
Tr. Wilbur N. Mason, administrator of
Kansas State Charities.
Word has been received here telling ef
the death in Los Angelas, Cak, en Friday,
of Mr. B. H. Brownfielrt. Mr. Brownfleld
was the atep-fther of Mr. B. H. Brosm
and Mr. Earle Bronon, f Topeka. The
body will be brought here Tuesday for
Thte Epworth League4 society of th
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East SideM"thodit church had a business i be elected and final action In the matter
and a social meeting Friday evening at of buying a new parsonage will be taken,
the -hurn. E Th- subject of th B. V. P. V. meeting to
Mrs. W. J. Peterson. Woodrnff avenue, j be hM Sunday evening will be "'uitivat
pave an Informal luncheon recently iu . ing Hich Ideals.' Th- mating will pa
honor of bfr birthday anniversary. The 1 at 7 oviovk, at the ScwarU Avenue Baptist
following were guests: Mrs. C. Magnason, cuurch. , -
A town and country frock cf Cartridge
silk and bat of semo material.
fabric has a slightly roi;gh, lustreless
surface which takes the dye most
beautifully, and in its natural state it
is oyster white in tone. It comes in
eleven prime grades and is from 36 to
72 inches wide. It has been dyed up
into a panorama of about thirty plain
colore, including the pastel shades,
and in many designs, including dra
pery and other decorative motifs.
Wonderful Colors and Dcstfnu.
The best talent In the country was
called upon for ideas in color and de
sign. Likewise, forty leading Amer
ican costumers and several Parisian
modistes volunteered to make up gar
ments of the new material to demon
strate Just what could be done with
it. These garments have Just been
shown at the United States Govern
ment Cartridge Silk Fashion show
which was given In the Bush Terminal
Sales building in Xew York uncler the
direction of A. Cavalli and Mrs. F.
W. Hoffman. When you look at the
nictures on this page you -will concede
that they know something about giv
ing a fashion show.
. The Cartridge Silk Style show was
a wonderful success. It has proved
beyond doubt that United States Gov
ernment Cartridss Silk is the silk of
the season. It has demonstrated that
there are more than twro hundred pos
sible uses for the hew fabric. It is
practically indestructible. It was
made to conform to rigid tests for ten
sile strength. The lighter and
medium weights will make wonderful
summer suits for men and boys.
Low that prices for upholstery ma
terial have almost reached the sky,
the heavier grades of government
cartridge silk will prove a boon to up
holserers. Everybody Can Wear It.
Almost eleven million yards of the
silk are to be placed upon the market
as a starter. A scale of wholesale
prices has been fixed varying from
the, lightest to the heaviest weights.
It is not only one of the handsomest
and most durable fabrics in the
world, but in the opinion of experts
it is far cheaper than other fabrics of
similar intrinsic value. It ia all pure
silk for silk when ignited leaves no
ash or flaming residue to foul the
breech of a howitzer or cause a sub
The lighter grades will make soft
outing shirts for men. The heavier
grades can be used for book covers,
for painter's canvas, for tents, screens,
and awnings, bags, shoes, scarfs, caps,
bed spreads, drapes, valances, novel
ties of all kinds, while rompers for
children made of cartridge silk will
be w-onderfully popular this. year.
Mrs. t. Lyons, and sons. Krest and Frank.
Mrs. "Frank Mngnuson, Mrs. O. A. Ander
son nnd dnuphtcrs, Annetta and Virginia,
and Mrs. W. Magnuson.
Mother's day will be observed Sunday
morning nt tho East Side Methodist churli.
Iu the evenin?. the Itev. Karle Cransgon
Wrifrbt, representative of flie Methodist
botird of Sunday schools, will talk.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Shaeffer snd son
have returned to their home. Chandler
street, from a Tlsit to friends and rela
tives at tian Bernadino and Los Angeles,
Mother's dny will be observed at the
morning service at the Third Christian
rhurch and In the eveniug the church will
meet at the Third I'rtsbyterlan church.
Mrs. Burns of Lawrence is visiting Mr.
and Mrs. Karl Kottuinun. tSrattan street.
Mr. H. 1. McNeeley has returned from
Ienver. where he went to recuperate from
j a neve re atracs or astumn.
Mrs. O. A. Anderson, Lawrence street.
I entertained at sn Informal dinner in honor
of her daughter. 'Virginia s fifth birthday
anniversary. Covers were laid for Mifs
liuth lif.yer. Miss Aline lavis, Mrs. W. I.
Hr.nn. Miss Vivian llnun. Mrs. Iiay Tloyer.
Master Ardell Royer. Anuetta Anderson
and little Miss Anderson.
Mr. Inley. East Sixth svenuc. who has
been neriousiy 111 for several weeks, is
Mr. and Mrs. Ben Clark ef Lincoln
street have purchased the property at 14S
Orattan street, and will change their" resi
dence to the nw nome as sn as possi-
Mr. -no irs. r ioyo aiyera. wno are
now residing in the property, nav pui-
1 ma sea a nnme ai nmoiru Birrr.
Mr. and Mra. Frsnk AJlway. 42 Cedar
street, have gone to Plainrllle, Kan., to
maite tneir nome.
A congregational meeting of the Third
Presbyterian church members baa been
called for 8 o'clock Thursday evening, May
1, when one elder ann one trustee will
ICpntlnofd from Pe Oitl
an employer is not entitled to credit
or deduction for the expense of a
minor s board and support. That was
the decision of the supreme court to
day in affirsrrtng the judgment of Ira
S. Slater and Sarah Slater against the
Ismert-Hincke Millfng company, ap
pealed from the Shawnee county dis
Almon Slater. 16 year old eon of
the plaintiffs, was killed in an acci
dent while in the employ of the mill
ing company. He earned $17.45t a
week, all of which was turned over to
his parents, who were partially de
pendent upon these earnings. He paid
no board. Testimony showed his ex
pense for support was 95 per week.
The milling company clairaed an off
set for this board in computing com
pensation. It was denied in tne dis
trict court and the lower court's opin
ion was affirmed by the supreme
Amrine Needs a Horseshoe.
" Milt F. Amrine, editor of the Coun
cil Grove Guard, today lost his suit to
compel the school board in his home
town to recognize him as a member.
Amrine signed a resignation and
handed it to the president of the board
when he -entered war service. rs;o
action was taken by the board, but a
successor, chosen at the ensuing eiec
tion, was recognized. Amrine came
home and sought to regain his 5ob.
In deciding the case today Justice
Mason held that, when Amrine signed
the resignation and tendered it to the
president of the board, his rights as a
member were extinguished without
the act of a formal acceptance. The
opinion holds that the action was
tantamount to acceptance of Amrine's
resignation and he is no longer en
titled to the office.
Amrine's fight was directed against
the board of which Kmmett D.
George, private secretary to Governor
Alln and Amrine's business com
petitor, is a member. Richard J.
Hopkins, attorney general, brought
the suit for Amrine in the name of
Children rose Estate.
Promises to divide an estate some
times mean little when the owners of
the estate die intestate. Brothers and
sisters ' of Dollie E. Woods today
learned that estates are divided in
accordance with the general statutes
when no other provision is defined.
Sarah E. Wilkins, a childless widow.
adopted Dollie Woods. The widow
told the girl's brothers and sisters she
would make a. will giving tnem a
share in her estate. When she died
there was no will. . The adopted child
inherits under the law, but the court
refuses a share of the property to the
girl's brother and sister.
SUPREME CW DECISIONS
The following opinions were handed
down today by the supreme court:
By Johnston, C. J.
W. T. Apple, appellee vs Wesley M.
Smith, appellant; appeal from Cherokee
county; (On rehearing.) Modified and af
firmed. Edwin Clopp & Ron. Inc.. appellants v W.
A. Knorr. appellee;' appeal .from Keno
county; affirnied. .
Frank P. lMrkson, appellee vs Richard
C. Patterson, appellant; appeal from Klk
Uosnlie Mazeffe, appellant ts The Kansas
City Terminal Hallway Co.. appellee: ap
peal from Wyandotte county, (Div. 3.) af
firmed. The Kansas Flour Mills Co., appellant vs
It. W. Moll, appellee; anpeal from Johnson
fetate or Kansas, appeiiee ts n. v. rosier,
et aL. E. K. Clark, appellant) ? appeal
from Greenwood county: reversed and
cauwe remanded with directions to enter
judgment discharging the defendant.
By Burch, J.
The Commonwealth OU Co., appellant vs
The Neosho Oil, Gas and Refining- Co., et
al.. appellees; appeal from Allen county;
reversed and cause remanded with direc
tions to graut a new trial, and for further
proceeding km directed.
Allen Bilderbaek. et al., appellants vs
Mrs. Florence Clark, et al., appellees;
(Charles M. Bilderbaek, et al., appellants.)
appeal from Atchison county; affirmed.
Fannie L Silvers, appellee vs (IS. J.
Howard, et oh, appellees) Ellen Silvers, ap
pellant; Appeal from Shawnee county
(IMv. 1.) affirmed.
Jacob Borsch, appellee v Morris ft Com
pany, appellant r. appeal from Wyandotte
countv (lHv. ;i.) affirmed.
W. H. Dayton, et al.. Partners etc., ap
pellants vs .Tohn F. Murphy, appellee; ap
peal Trom iCKinson wuiuji vwvui u
By Mason, J.
T. J. Bells, appellee vs. ,lams Spear, et
al., appellants; appeal from Brown county;
modified and affirmed.
Fannie Howard, appellee vs. The Mar
shall Motor Co., -et al.. appellants: appeal
from Sedgwick county OMv. 2( ; affirmed.
(West. J. encurrlug specially.
Charles Miles, et al., appellants vs. J. A.
Hamilton, appellee; appeal from Butler
county : affirmed. , '
The Font r a Loan and Trust Co.. Guar
dian, etc., et al.. appellees vs. Hugh Sol
mn, appellee and Birdie Cromer, appel
lant; RpjMal from Reno county; affirmed.
T. B. Itubr, appellant Vs. John Baker,
et al.. appellees; appeal from Osborne
conntv : affirmed.
State of Kansas, ex re!. IMehard J. Hop
kins. Atty. Gen., plaintiff vs. The Board
of Education of the City of Council Grove.
Kansas, defendant; nriglnal proceeding In
mandamus : motion for Judgment on the
By Porter, J.
E. R, Hess, appellee vs. The Kismet State
Bank, appellant; appeal from tie ward
county ; affirmed.
Fred Surader. appellee vs. B. L. McDanlel,
appellaant; appeal from Cowley county ;
Ira S. Slater, et at., appellees vs. The
Ismert-Htncke Milling Co., appellant; ap
peal from Shawnee county (ldv. 2); af
firmed. (Dawson. J., dissenting.)
Southern Surety Co.. appellant vs. Bertha
W. Cole, appellee ; appeal from Mitchell
county; reversed and cause remanded with
directions to renfler judgment on the
pleadings in favor of the plaintiff.
Betsy Maddock, aptellee vs. Chas. X.
Hlggs, appellant; appeal from Lyon
county ; affirmed.
Etta a assar, et si., minors, etc., appellees
va Swift at Co., appellant ; appeal from
v yanaocie county, twiv. .f anirmeu.
In re August' M. Mader; Original pro
ceeding in Habeas Corpus; Writ denied.
By West, J.
Lou Watson, appellant vs A. H. Watson,
et al., appellees; appeal from Sedgwick
county, tDlv. 2.) (On rehearing) Former
judgment and opinion modified.
Hugh Blair, appellee va O. H. McQuary,
Jr., et al.. apiellants; appeal from Douglas
C. A. McQuigan, appellee vs Abe Jacob
son, apiellani ; appeal frm Shawnee
county. (Div. 2.) affirmed. West J. Dis
senting.) W. li. HnromoTi. et al.. appellees vs Mid
land Valley Railroad Co., appellant; ap
ical from Cowley county-; affirmed.
S. A. Crunder, appellant vs W. U, Yeager,
appelle ; appeal from Stafford county ;
Cresenela Romerest, appellee rs Swift &
Co., appellant; appeal from Wyandotte
eoqnty : (Div. L) reversed and remanded
with directions to enter Judgment for de
fendant. . By Marshall. J.
The Minneapolis Threshing Machine Co.,
appellee va J. W. Francisco. apiel!ant; ap
peal from Rooks county: affirmed.
The Minneapolis Threshing Machine Co.,
appellee vs J. W. Francisco, appellant; ap
peal from Rooks county: affirmed.
The Toronto State Bank, appellee T Al
bert Kash, appellant; appeal from Wood
smv" countv: affirmed.
Emma William., appellee t James Wil
lrnms. appellant: apieal from Sedgwick
vttunty (IHv. t affirmed.
Etlxactb Gregory, appellee vs. J. C. Wil
liams. ' appellaut; appeal from Saline
Martha G. Baldwin,' et al., appellees, ts.
Th nin Ktom mi r . t r. rtnellants: !
appeal from Greenwood eouuty; airirmeu.
The Farmers Life Insorance Company,
appellee vs. S.-Stegink. et al.. E. H. Far
vin. annellant). Anneal from Hodgeman
county; modified and affirmed.
Mate of Kansas, appellee vs. rrea - -11am,
appellant; appeal from Osborne
county; reversed. (Burt-h, J., West. J., and
Dawson. J., noioing tnat ioe rouri ougui
to order the discburge of the defendant.)
The Stockton National Bank, appellant
vs. The Home Insurance Co. ef New "ork.
appellee; appeal from Books county; ai
flrmcd. (Dawson. J. Dissenting.)
Henry C. Ferguson, appellant vs. wertna
E. Ferguson, et al.. appellees; appeal from
Labette county; affirmed.
The Ktate nt Kansas, ex ret ecil urown.
appellee vs. Paul Lyons, appellant; appeal!
from Douglas county ; affirmed.
Advance-Burnley Thresher Co.. appellant
vs. J. M. Nelson, et al.. Partnera, etc., ap
pellees; appeal from McPherson county;
motion to amend mandate denied.
KEEP KANSAS STOCKYARDS
Owners Had Planned lo Move Prop
erty to the Missouri Side. -
Kansas City. Mo., May t. The Kan
sas City, Kan., Stockyards company,
managed as a. eo-partnership, has
made application to tha Kansas live
stock bureau for license to operate
that part of the Kansas City stock
yards located on the Kansas side for
a period of ten years, according to an
nouncement here today.
C. W. Trickett, attorney for the com
pany,' made the announcement. He.
with W. H. Weeks, vice president of
the Kansas City Stockyards coir-p-vnv,
will compose the new company, it
was stated- The valuation of the Kan
sas City, Kan., stockyards is approxi
mately three million dollars.
'"When-we learned that the company
planned to withdraw all pens"and fa
cilities from the Kansas side of the
line and erect new ones in Missouri, we
madethe .proposal to lease the Kansas
part and operate it ourselves," Trickett
stated. "JL plan was worked oui tn a
lease basis and we took over manage
ment on April 1- It is a, business ven
ture on our part."
(The notice mast b 1st tha' State
Journal efflc by B e'etoek om Friday
afteraeaB. Valesa atherwis aot4 tn
(his coin ma aerrlees will b held at 11
'dock Im the Maraias aad 1:1 a'eloelt
la the areaiaa;.)
Baptist, . ,
MADISON STREET, between Second
and Third, A. Itohde, pastor. AH regular
QCINTON HETOHTS, Twenty-fourth and
Lincoln, E. L. Wright, pastor. Morning
sermon, "The Two Essential Elements for a
Complete Humanity." Evening sermon.
"A Mother's Iesire for Her Boy and How
It Was Fulfilled."
FIRST, 622 Topeka avenue, Robert A.
Scheli, pastor. Morning address by Henry
J. Waters. Evening service, illustrated
address on Africa.
SECOND. Twelfth and West. Wro. H.
Van Derse, acting pastor. Morning address
by I'ror. Pi, knvryvr. ermon oy pastor,
"Construction Work. What and How."
THIRD, Third aud Lake, E. W, Harri
son, pastor. Ail regular serrices.
WEST SIDE. Linden wood and Doane.
Mra. Clara M. Hazelrigg, pastor. Morning
sermon, "Bear the News to .Mother." Eve
ning aervice. union service at Fotwln Pres
GRACE CATHEDRAL. Eiirhth snil Polk
.T. P. de B. Kaye. dcau. Holy communion
7:ri0 a. m. Morning aervice 1J a. m.
CHURCH OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD.
Laurent and Quincy, George R. Hlatt,
rector. Holv communion 11 a. m.
ST. SIMON'S, Seventh and Western, Holy
Communion, 8 a. m. Evening service 4.30
p. m. - .
FIRST. Seventh and Monroe, B. H.
Hobbs. pastor. Regular morning service.
Evening union service. .
FIRST ENGLISH. Fifth and Harrison.
Morning sermon by Prof. S. G. Heflebower.
No evening service.
FIRST, Sixth and Harrison. Edmund
Janes Kulp, pastor. Warden J. K. Codding
will apeak at the morning service. Regular
LOWMAN MEMORIAL, Eleventh and
Morris, Rev. H. O. Holter pastor.- Dr. H.
-.T. Waters, former president of K, S. A. C.
will speak at the evening service.
EUCLID AVENUE. Albert L. Wood,
pastor. Morning sermon, "The Mothering
or twi. r.vening sermon, iiair-Hlnga.
EAST RIDE, J. W. R. Clardy, pastor.
Morning sermon. "Mother.' Evening ser
vice in charge of th Rev. Earl Cranston
OAKLAND, Chester and Sardon. S. B.
Pack, pastor. Morning sermon by the Rev.
Mr. Moody. Evening sermon, "The Evolu
tion of Life."
FIRST, opposite state house on Harrison
street. Dr. Stephen S. Estey, pastor. Morn
ing sermon, "Mother's Day. Evening ser
mon. "Sen and Unseen."
REDDEN CHAPEL, the Rev. J. C.
Everett, minister in charge, will preach
at 8 p. m.
WESTMINSTER, Ca liege and Hun toon,
John A. McAfee, pastor. Morning sermon,
"A Religion of Joy." . Evening eermtm, "In
Debt To Mothers.'
THIRD, Fourth and Branner, Frank
Ferguson Ogle, pastor. Morning aermoa,
"Fathers and Mothers Day."
ASSOCIATED BIBLE STUDENTS, 118
r.iis aiiia airrtn. ruoiv scuay :&j p. m.
It pre an Bible study 3:45 p. m. Blbfe study
i):M p, m. Bible lecture by D. W. Aldeo
7 :4. p. m.
FIRST CNITED BWSTHREPf. J. W.
Stiverson. pastor. Rev. C. J. Fox, of Spes-
iRrvuie, unio, win pegin a aenes or meet
ing. REORGANIZED CHURCH OF TEST'S
CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS. King
nnu Liar, a. r. rookr, pastor, a: I reg
UNITARIAN. 012 Tooeka. Mark Mohler
pastor. Sermon 4 p. rn., "Mothers of Men.
HI! ST t'HLKCli OF CHRIST. HCIEN.
Tisr, Hun toon and Polk. Leesoo sermon
"Adam and Fallen Man.
SPIRITUAL TEMPLE BUIDERS, Fourth
nif) Monroe. All regular services.
Tor Grip, Influenza, Catarrh, Cough
and Soro Throat.
A Quincy, (Ills..) lady writes:
"Pleaao mail me several copies of
Humphreys' small booklets, ma my
friends are Interested In Humphreys
after nrc-lnfr and knowing what it has
done for mc in the past 8 month,
after two years of doctoring." Thus
we are advertised by our loving
friends. Pont you want one?
Doctor Book of all diseases in
English. French, Spanish, Portugetc
or German mailed free.
At all Drug aad Cocotry Stores.
Hamahn-y.' Heao. Median Ca., X
Willis la Street, Jfaw lurk. . , . .
North Topeka News
Imm tor this eolsmit may k 1t
rsn'i drax .tr r telephone Kmmmr
Kimball. S33! attcs 'clock. Otber
ears, MM. ,
The regular meeting of the" North To
peka Cvic club will be held Tuesday eve
ning at the Community house. Arrange
ments for the entertainment to be given
soon In connection with the Parent
Teachers' casoclation will be made aud
other business matters discussed.
Pmf Tm. A. Lewis, of the Welfare
league, will speak tomorrow eveniug at
o'clock at the Kansas avenue Methodist
i-hurch. when union nervlces of the North
Bide churches will be hem in observance 01
Frits, formerly with the Merchant's
National has accepted a position with the
Khw vallev National and will hereafter
be connected with this bank.
The Kaw valley rauonai expects
mnr inf. its mw home, corner of Kansas
avenue and Laurent stree.t the middle of
ot aaa raraenaiB.
Ttlne Relief corns. No. 5. w 11 1 meet at the
hail Tuesday morning and work until noon
wbeu lunch will be served. The regular
business meeting or tne curps win oe
hi,i in tha afternoon. Members coming In
the morning are requested to bring a lunch.
Mrs. Frank R. Conwell. who has been
sick at her home, 1029 Qnlncy street, for
the past meek, threatened witn pneumouiu.
is much improved.
A. E. Jenkins, of Sallna, a nephew of
Mrs. L. W. Smith, of 1015 Jackson street,
and her brother, A mo a Jenkins, also of
Sallna. and George Jenkins, of Wamego.
will come to Topeka next week to attend
the Bakers convention, and. will he her
guests while here.
S. R. Dexter, undertaker. Lady as
sistant. 82S Kansas ave. Adv.
Miss Msrgaret conweu, aaugnter or air.
and Mrs. Frank Conwell. who has been at
tending Berkley university In California,
returned borne Wednesday, to spend her
vacation. She will return, to Berkley in
A. M. Petro & Son. Druggist a. Adv.
The Mavs sisters, assisted by their sister.
Mrs. Arthur Miller, will furnish the music
at an entertainment tonight at the opera
house at Osage City.
Among the Chare lies. -
The Kansas Avenue Methodist church,
the Rev. It. E. Gordon, pastor. Dr. Henry
M. Tingree. superintendent of the middle
western division of the board of Sunday
schools will speak at the morning arvice
at 11 o'clock. At the evening aervice at K
o'clock, a union aervice of all the North
Topeka churchea will he held in observance
of Welfare week for Topeka and Shawnee
county. Prof. Wm. A. Lewis of the Wel
fare league will speak. Prsyer meeting
with study of Life of Christ. Thursday
evening at 8 o'clock. Epworth league at
6:45. Miss Laura Miller, leader. This will
be Institute night and an unusually in
teresting program has been planned by
Notes and persona la from Oakland
by Frances Jont. Telephoue 3530.
Mrs. J. N. Graft, city clerk of Oakland,
who was reappointed for the next year,
has given the number of births between
May, 1919 snd Mav 11(20 as ?fl. There were
but 10 deaths In Oakland during that time.
If this proportion of deaths and births;
continues, Oakland's population Is going!
to take a rapid jump some time In the1
near future. At the meeting of the city
fathers held Monday evening. Mr. N. E.
Copeland waa re-appolnted as city treas
urer snd Mr. C. J. Hooper was reappointed
city marshal and given the additional of
fice of street commissioner.
The Baccalaureate sermon for the seniors
of the high school will be beard Sunday
evening at the Oakland Presbyterian
churrh with the Rev. J. S. Swogger as the
The t riemisfcip emo win ne entertaine.
Friday. May L'l. at an all-day meeting at
the home of Mrs. Ralph Yeager, 500
Mother's day will be observed Sunday
mornlnir at the services at the Oakland
Christian church. '
Mr. C. H. Banks has returned from Cali
fornia where he spent the past monio with
Mrs. Banks and daughter Mildred. Mrs.
Ranks and daughter will not return until
later In the summer.
The schedule of events for next weak In
Oakland will be as follows. Tuesday even
ing, the Senior play; Wednesday evening,
high school commencement: Thnrsday
evening. grade school commencement:
Thnrsday afternoon, the exhibit of work of
LOST Pair of ahrll rl"?i. on Kb
Fourb. Reward. Call Blue 47S8.
We Are at
The garbage on Kansas avenue is collected every day.
The garbage in the residence districts is collected three
times a week. If you are not getting this service, call 1187
and the difficulty will be straightened out immediately to
your entire satisfaction. ,
We are increasing our herd of hogs very rapidly and
need every pound of garbage we can get. This in itself is
evidence enough that we want the-garbage, to say nothing
of our desire to give Topeka the best garbage collection
system it has ever had. . .
We have four of the most modern and sanitary steel
lined and steel-covered garbage wagons in service now,
and two more wagons are in process of construction.
Be sure to call us at 1187 if you are not getting the
service you want. Our office at 922 Kansas avenue is
open from 8 a. m. to 5 p .m. every day except Saturday
and Sunday. We close at noon Saturday. A careful record
is kept of every call, so that none of them is overlooked.
Our collectors call us several times a day to get any calls
that might have come in on their routes.
' ' v
The Ziegler Livestock Company
H. SCKRGEDER KOKHT WORKS
231 Jefferson St., Topeka. Phone 1003
Having Just received several car loads of newiraonu
menta for spring deliveries I am in a position to fur
nish firat class material and workmanship in the follow
ing Oranites: Best Ilc Barre Vt, Quincy, our famous
Kuby Red Granite. Also a number of nice foreign de
mice. See me for price before buying elsewhere.
20 Per Cent Discount
grades at the schtKilhouYe and Friday the
final event the picnic, probably to be held
at Garfield park. It la said that no great
amount of enthusiasm has been ahowtt by
the children this year for the picnic, but it
would be a shame to spoil the record of
tome thirty years of not baring a picniu
on Hie laat day of school.
Two small boys playing ball several
weeks ago were Instrumental In- sending a
ball thru a three hundred dollar plate
glass window in th Oakland State bank.
Xhe window Is Insured.
Mrs. E. E. Wilson, of Hotchklss, Colo.,
has arrived to visit her sisters, Mra. G. M.
Conaway and Mrs. K. W, Renbarger. Later
she will go to Nevada, Mo., to visit her
daughter before returning home.
Miss Thelina Ornhood, a" sophomore la
tht Oaklaud high st-hool, won third honor
a the oratorleul contest held nt the Wash
burn high school, Thursday evening. Miss
Orahood is & niece of Miss. Fay Smith,
a teacher In the Oakland high siTim!,
. Prof. T. L. Rouwe and family, of Ot- .
taw a. have purchased the pmperty at 27.1
Oakland avenue and will change their rcn.
deuce here soon. Professor Hon ho is
spending the week-end hire this week. He.
has been appointed new superintendent of
the Oaklaud schaola. Prof. S. W. Mr.
y Garrab has resigned and will take a pusi-
mm ufi mil m riiwumi, mo., which is iiccr
St. Joseph. Professor anil Mrs. Mc-inrrttli
will not change their residence until later
In the summer..
A musical prog nam was given at the
I. O. O. p. hall Friday evening by the
Rebckkah lodge. Refreshments wer
Mr. David Main, who has been tit at his
home. Green street, for the past eight days
with the cblekenpox, Is recovering and will
return to his work Monday.
Mr. Earl Petrle of Topeka, was a recent
guest of Mr. Hid Johnson at his home,
Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Scott and daughter.
Donna, were dinner guests Friday evening
at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ash.
The Oakland W. C. T. V. will meet
Tuesday afternoon at the home of Mrs.
Ma ry H uey , "heater a venue.
e0Taa tired, worried rflemrtndent it
PILLSt They renew the normal vigor and
aakalife wotUjliring. Banraaadaakfa
Motf Nerverine Pill
WUIMSS tad. CO. fnwa, CUnkad. O W
bck without auMt!nm
' HUNT'S Salve fail in the
taf ITCH. ECZEMA.
1WORM. TETTER a
i diMeta. Tra
c bos at aur riis.
YuIIv-McFarland Drug Co.. C'STopbslI
Drug Co.. A. C. Kllcgaman a; Co., KIlDga
man & Hoover.
Over half a million larpe ship
per . and all railroads need
trained Traffic Men who know
how to route Hhipmcuta, obtala
shortest mllc-anc-. aei-ure quli-kost
deliveries, classify (roods, obtain
Ion-rat raten. Demand is irieater
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Fit yourself for a Traffio Mana
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mail lit spare time at homo tu
qualify for one of the BIO jobs.
Our course is thorough is en
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large concerns everywhere. 8ms II
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