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yubaerlption $1,60 JPer Tear in Advance c, w iww f i huj wvii, iuw f in Uwu uWv n i et" Kinds Job Printing Neatly Executed. V: 'i " 47th YEAIL .i : HARTFORD, KY WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER i0, 1921. NO. 43 iKllLE0apn:E3ai: w c::::xen CARC0S1L A' , vir i . c...L. SCene In Taylor mine& SaiUrugy Night Most Horrible ol Recent Years.: v ( John Barleycorn,-alias Moonshine, ;.;8i abroad in -alt his ghastllnesa, '..Saturday night, and when ' his toll wai. counted -Sunday morning numbered one. human life two dan. - . ..u j j mo- r.M .n f- gerousljr wounded men, untoia sui- 7 i .. ,,H. n rii.erare terlng, sorrow, trouble, woe, aisgrace and the beginning of a long and ex- nan.tvn routine of legal nroceedure. It seems that while a rainstrai show was in progress in the V. M. W. of A. hall at Taylor Mines, Sat- nrdav evening, a number of drunken . men gathered in an ante room in the front portion ot the bulldng and af-: . ter considerable carousing, trouble arose between Joe Matthews and two Wilson brothers Mose and Job. In the melee that followed Matthews fired a number of shoU from a ver, which he" had hidden under the of commanding during the ceremon- ,axes: , 'cuK-lidates. Grand Kef per of Records bib of his overalls. A bullet pene-les An jmmeng8 congregation was Be it Resolved, That it is the ftnd Seal. J. W. Carter. Siu.tiiateud trated the Tight lung ot Jesse Aus- present sense of this bureau that the valuu-! e:;t Jasper Kt kler. of the Pythain tin, a bystander, mortally wounding Corbett volunteered as a member tion of all farm properties should Home, and Prof. .M. Henry Rhouds, him, but it Is not definitely known of Co H the 0id Hartford organlza- e listed for taxation for the assess-1 member of the Board of Trustees of who flred the fatal shot. His death tlon Aug 17thi 19 and after re- ment as of July 1st, at a value at ,,,e Home, were present and made ad occurred at about 5 o'clock the fol- celvng pr0per training was sent to 'east 33 1-3 per cent below the list dres3s. Judge Wilson was spokes lowing morning. Mose Wllsow re- Franee where he became a member f Ju'y 1920, and that It be su- man for the Hartford delegation, celved a bullet in each leg, one leg o( Co M 4tn jnJ( lgt Dlv Berving gested and recommended to tiie After the initiatory work the being broken, and he Is now in a wltn tn,8 organization through some membership of this bureau that each Knights repaired to the basement serious coudition. The bullets have of tne tiardest fighting of the war. member make out his list of farm of the Methodist Church where they not been removed. Job Wilson was He j(ved jesg tnan two houra after lands for the current tax year In wcje treated to a sumptuous banquet shot in the hand. (being wounded and his body was accordance. (prepared by the good ladies, after After or in the midst of the firing Durie(i on the battlefield, but was In this connection A. R. Long, ' which there was another round ot It is said that Job Wilson severely afterwards removed to the cemetery president -of the Union County Farm upeechmaking. The master of cere beat Matthews over the head, face at Romaigne, France, from whence Jt bureau, issued the following state- monies in behalf of Calanthe Lodge . and body with a bottle (and when the wal recently removed for return to ment:"' . was Brother Sam Danks. The visit bottle became broken he inflicted a tne united States. I "On July 1st. all property In your : tors unanimously voted the Muh - number of dangerous cut with the He was 24 years of age at the possession Is subject to taxation and lenberg Knights to be ideal hosts. : Jagged edges. At first Is was feared tlme of hls deatn and besides his when making out your schedule you - that Matthews might not recover, parelltgi wag survived by tour broth- should give an account of all prop- WILSOX AXD CARY EIXISH but his condition is improving. ; erg and tnee gers. One of the erty you have on hand on that date. 1 SCCC ESSFl'L KI'EAKIXG TRIP ' SherilJ Bratcher was called and with brothers has since passed away. In The value of your property should ' Deputy Frank Tichenor and County , 1907 he professed religion and Join- be based upon its net earning pow- Hon' GeBe s- wllson ftn1 IIon- Attorney, A.' D. Kirk, went to the ed tne M E churcn remainlng a er. If you have a note bearing 6 Glover H' Cary completed the sec- cene the following day. Matthews chrgUan until his death. He was per cent Interest. It is. subject to a ond laD ot 'he,r speaking tour of nd Mose Wilson were not able, ta b an lnteillgent and Industrious young Btate tax of 40c and -leaves -yo8 V11 tounlf ' Maan Saturilay n'sht brought to Hartford, but Job Wilson man wlth brlKht prospects for a sue- net Income of 5.60 for each $100 fter havinS Pken at Prentiss, waa placed, under arrest, but gave CMgfui future May we ever hold ot vaIue you haVe. If you have Deaver Danl- Horse Branch. Dundee .bond in the sum of J600.00 and was hl8 memory 8aCred and strive to stock In some corporation that Is and Fordsville, having good sized released. make proper use of the rights and able to earn a large dividend the and attentive audiences at all points. ' Oscar Tenls, of Taylor Mines was Uberty whlcn he gacr'aflced his life stock is valued in proportion to the The "terest of the people in the also arrested' by the Sheriff on a to ma,ntai. .dividend earned and should be tax-icau8e represented by these gentle- charge of selling intoxicating liquor. He is now la jail. w,:,a vvplUASa ma DUTY " . x o n, wnrrt.viiia ., . . , j who recently assumed his duties as . special peace officer at McHenry, Is n.. .,,iu -.j ho. making a splendid record and has already begun to deliver tne goods. H hrouehrto the Sheriff's office last r,ln..,lr nna nf tha mnt iinlnna Wednesday one or. tne most unique .till. eer seen either in ore or post-Volstead days. Its boiler con- lted of teakettle; holding about two gallons and the heating appara- tu was an ordinary gasoline burn- er. Instead or a worm, the opera- tor had utlllied a sponge to catch and condense the alcohol vapor, pressing the liquor out with his hands. The outfit waa found by Constable Canary hanging In a tree. in the woods near McHenry, but no trace of the owner could be found. The kettle was full of mash and about a gill ot moonshine was found in a fruit Jar. , It Is estimated that the capacity of the still would be about a pint a day. Roy Ensor, of McHenry, was ar- rested by Mr. Canary, Thursday on . charge of keenlnc Intoxicating li- ... luor ror sale, ne waa orougnt to Hartford and placed in Jail, but gave , $300 cash bond, Saturday and was Teieasea. I William Oliver was placed under j arrest, Saturday night, by the same officer and brought here,' Sunday. He is now in jail. Breach ot the peace Is the charge. It is reported that he was drunk and .disorderly and beat up his fatber-ln-law. : , Mr. Canary is to be commended tor the active effort he is making to age. Before her marriage she was.eeive $5.60 for each $100 value as was arrested and brought to Hart curb lawlessness. He is furnishing ' Lucy Maples. She had been a j the man who has $100 ln stock In lord, Tuesday, by Constable Robert an excellent1 example of whole-, pember of the church tor many. a corporation. I Qulsenb-etry. He Is accused ot keep- hearted performance of duty on the part of a peace officer. Its effect will . be salutary upon lawbreaker, w "ar surviving relatives are two fellow-officer and the cltisensbip ot brothers. Wesley Maples, ot Nar Ihe county. ' ' ' rows, and Luney Maples, of Hart- . ; P l,r..w- ' 'ford. R. F. D. No. I. ' PLACED UNDER BOND , At a recent apeclal term of the Ohio Quarterly Court, Henry Daugberty, his wife, Lucy Daugner- ty. aud son, Carl were given an ex- amlnlrig trial on' a 'cnargS of keep- Ing Jntoxliatlng .Uquic, folj wle and , held over to the November grand .'Jury- under bond of $200.00 each. Henry Daugherty wa again ar- .-J f k... . ttk..lff a A ' T8"Ba" onuumy-uy out.h o. Bratcher, on a charge of selling U- quor and ! now In Jail. VETERA tf OP THE AKGONNK ! RE-INTERRED AT CLEAR RUN . -Tne bodr ot Corbett Lake who was k,1Ied by Bbrapnelf while advancing agalnst tne enemy in the Argon ne forest. Oct. 15th, 1918, arrived here, gatur(jay afternoon and was taken r . . . . , A . t0 tne nonie 0f his parents, Mr. and , . , . .. . , Mrg wnilam Lake, to await Inter- meni tne following day. The funeral . ,.,, t, d,v , th near c,ear Run church after wnch the body was given a m,tar, burial In the cemetery near h Ahmlt . .,, o( Legrionnftire. from tne posU Rt Hartford and Rock- port a8sl8te(j bJ a number of other unlformed ex-service men, participate ed , the bural B6rvlce. To Mr. Ly- .-. Reld. of RockDort. a veteran o tne Orphan's Brigade of the revol-!gouthern Army.f wag glven tne nonQr -s t SCHOOL FAIR GREAT Sl'CCESS 1 Tna 0hl County Sch001 Falr hela 1 here last Friday was a great success every respect. Twenty-six schools were representd by good sized dele- 0 r"""" " s"uu "'"' gallons and there were spirited con- " , " ""ruB" lu" tests for the various prizes offered, .... . ,t ' t L. day wa" the parade through the """i l"r' lowu, wuicu uccur- ... , . . . , red about 1 0 clock- Tn8 ,ndoor Part , . . , . I " lu " i Hln Scho1 building. In the fore - uuuu- a u'u"ul8 uu '""ruciive ,eaturB was the address by Prof. Mc- Henry Rnoadg- 01 Lexington. In the a"ernoon, immediately following the parade' the ane. contests and atnlettc atunts were staged at the n, County PalP Grounds. The Prlze for thebest display In the par- de wai won y the No Crek school, wlfn Chapman second. Goshen, Al- au"" " w w vrw ucu ior the Percentage of pupils pres- ent b"d oa enrollment each school - r I West No Creek won the prize for lu" ,llre nunioer oi trustees anu patrons present, 58., with No Creek eco"d Hartford won the first prize tnr rraataat nmha nt n,f1nta mnnrttA "1 ZZ .u.i.i.io 1,81 ol ln8 noiviuuai awards wm De I published in our next Issue. LU MRii. Ll'CV HIRSCH tin. Lucy Hirsch. widow of the ,t William Hlrscb, died at her nom ' Narrows, at 7:40 Thursday . morning, after an Illness lasting many months, one was 7 years of , Tears and was well known and re- spected In ber community. Her on- The funeral was preached at the 'residence, at 1 p. m. Thursday, by.ing power of your money Invested, Rev. J. T. Sanders, pastor ot Nar-Jyou readily see that the value of rows, Methodist church.s The body. your land has declined and that waa laid to rest in the Oentry bury-your taxes should be reduced In ac- tng ground, at I p. n. the same day. coidance. The owners ot tangible FARMERS PROTEST AGAINST" i , HIGH ASSESSMENTS Not only1 Daviess county, but all over the state taxpayers are protest- g against the present assessment of far ,an,,g Ulll TajueB have dropped in tho last year or two. but I the stole tax commission will not allow the farmers to lower their as- sessment. Two years ago the tax- flavor, nf tha .fata wara I art in o!a v j -' ...... . - - Edwin P. Morrow governor of Ken tucky on the promises he made ot a lower rate of taxation ot Kentucky. The letter from James A. Scott, i cnairman or tne Kentucity state rax , , -, i commission to Clarence Westerfield, ty. Is an Illustration of how Gov.' . v Z ' A t a on moat tiff rf tna T nlnn " ! " , 7 , .County Farm bureau the following resolution was adopted: Realizing that farm lands through-. out Unlon couatr have depreciated ,n value from 30 t 50 per cent, and uiat lue sale prloe 01 011 ljrm Proahave recently come to life with a nets are below cost of production. anu "eeving tnai me iarmers are bearing an unjust proportion of 1 ' i ed on that basis. . If one share of i stock for $100 should (jam $12. it i ' subject to 80c state tax. leaving ,U'20 net' ,t8 value would be dou" hie and should be turned in for tnx- ation for $200. If it earned only 3. its ace value wouiu De wortn . oarninir . out tne nair or tne one earning ,' . . hn..i,i h t..rnH m t,,r therefore should be turned in for tsn I . "You will see In the dally papers , . , ... . iao quotation eacn aay oi ine vaiuii . , , . , t, ot nf various corporatlns. For iiiuce. on June 25, 1921, each ( $100 .hare of the B. & O. R. R. was worm oniy ana u you ownea , ten shares you would give It In for j $340, the present value of the stock while a year ago It might have been worth $650, twice as much,1 and you would have given it in for that amount. On June 25, 1921. L. & N. stock was worth $107 for each $100 share, then this stock would be turned In for $107. I -inereiore, u money in vesica in stocks and bonds should be turned in tor taxation, valued upon the net nuiuWi ui wunrj yuu u invested in other property should be taxed UKewise. it you nave land producing corn, wheat, oats, bay. etc.. and last year these products h,Aii,kt v 9nm 4 .Ka. " 7''. "V " uay eic. wniie on amy 1st. of this year the same land pro during the same number ot bushels per acre and wheat Is worth only $1.15. corn 60c, hay $10 to $15. then the selling value ot that land has ben reduced the same as the stock of a corporation that failed to mane Its regular dividend. A man wno has his money invested in rarra nas just a mucn rignt to re- 'Farm taxes have been Increased since 191Z, based upon the increase In value of farm producta. Now many of the products are selling be-! low, wha&they werll selling for before tha war, and as the selling value of these iproducts represent .the earn- .property are unable to meet the present tax burden upon property Tber must be some relief. Our expenses. both state and county, reduced. Pressure must rmist be V. 1.. A- 1 HnMH m.w ' " tors and representatives that the tangible property owners are going t0 nold responsible for state ffalrs nd our " court mu9t r" member that the county affairs are IU US nanQS. Owensboro Messenger I. HAL PVTHIANS JOURNEY TO C ENTRAL C1TV Judge John IJ. Wilson, Dr. J. R. Plrtle, Prof. W. P. Rhoada, and Messrs. W. S. Tlnsley, S. T. Bar- aott, Noah Rowe, Iva Nail, J. P. Casebier. J. B. Tappan, E E. Blrk- head, und McDowell A. Fogle, rep resenting Rough River Lodge, Xo. 110, Knights of Pythias, went to Central clty la9t Thursday night to Rtleail a meeting of calanthe Lodge, No 144 The Central CUy hrethren ; vengeance and told the world" Tliur(lay nsht by conferring the R:ink ot PaBe upon thirty-eight men was especially emphasized at Fordsville Saturday afternoon. In spite ot a basket ball game and a rival political speaking at the city hall the moving picture theater was well filled with men and women in terested In the improvement ot con- dition in Ohio county and in the district. Both Mr. Wilson and Mr. Cary made an exce lent impression 'at all points Visited and gained 1.1 a 11 J .IICUUO U 11 1, DIM'l'UI L. I o many friends and supporters for , . .. , . themselves and their companions on t. t,.t KXTRA SI.EtlAL OFFER TO OCR SI RSCR1HERS We have made special arrange ments whereby we will tor a limited time give a year's subscription to the Southern Agriculturst without charge to any Hartford Herald sub scriber, new or old, who asks for it when paying a full year's subscrip tion IN ADVANCE. It you are tuk- l t,n a....kA.H a ..(.... i... .1... ..... degre tQ ,ake advantaKe ot tnlg of. fer w9 wm renew your gubgL,rll)tIon for you. The popularity of the Southern Agriculturist is shown by its circulation, which Is uow 375.000. This offer Is Intended for our farmer friends, who are urged . to take advantage of it at once, be cause we have only a limited num ber ot subscriptions which we can give FREE in this way. When these are used this offer will be with drawn. Hurry! First come, first served. ARRESTKU FOR KKKPIXO . UQl'OK FOR SALE Clarence Grant, ot near Olaton, g intoxicating liquor tor sale. Au thorltles released him under $500.00 bond. .. - Mr, Andrew King who has been residing with his daughter, Mrs. E. Crabtree, for some time waa taken In. a motor ambulance to the home of another daughter, Mrs. O. R. Blansford, ot Owensboro, where he will take osteopathic treatment. He baa beun quite ill for some time. CIVIL WAR VETERAN SUCCUMBS TO PARALYSIS Mr. James Gentry died at his home about three miles N. E. of Davidson, at about 11 p. m. Tues day. He was 76 years of a.?e and! had not been seriously l!l within Cue ! past 60 years until a few weeks; ago, when lie suffered a light stroke' of paralysis. Although he soon par tially recovered from this, heart; trouble and other complications j soon arose and he became gradual-1 ly worse until the end. ' He was bom In 1S45 the son of Kaged in nU ,.0otid coup d'etat with Benjamin and Ann Gentry and was the ot reutU;s l:l::i.ef on employed on his father's farm until ;(h(, tni.one of Hungary. He h:M the outbreak of the Civil War. ' eachetl Raat) ,vhere royaliMs ar When the 17th Ky. Inf. was organ- gatnern(5 about the dethroned king, ized he enlisted, although under tlw;rea(ly to marrh hi .,., ,,,, required age, pnd served with that oiganlzatlon until the close of t''e v-ar. receiving one wound. In lie was marrieu to .miss ..oi;ie tinghill. To them were born Ave i sons and three daughters. Thy eiiii'st, iravis, uiea sevtrai years aisu!!r(,., Zita, he Thoe surviving ar Peter, vlo re sijtd with his parents; Robert, of. Arkansas; Morris T. of Xirrows. R .F. D. No. 2; Alvin, of Wisconsin; 1 IJa. wife of John Foriuan, of Dun dee; Krankie, wife of Wiiiie t'uV.T. ! o; Grayson County; and Kate, wife! t,f Anderson Davison, ot Kalis ot ; . Rough. He is also survived by his widow; one brother, Benjamin Gen try, of near Narrows; two sisters, . , . yi..J .11.. n.. . ... x".. ...... I 1 .urs. Vuruenu rtii), vi ru. and Mrs. Filura Barrett, of Barrett's Fei'rr- He was one of Ohio County's best citizens and will be missed by t!:e entire community. After funeral services at Pleasant Grove Baptist church, conducted by the pastor. Rev. H. L. Jurboe. the body was laid to rest in the ceme tery nearby, at 3 p. m. Wednesday. SURPRISE BIRTHDAY DIXXER A surprise dinner was given in : honor of the seventy-fifth birthday of Rev. J. P. Carden at hU home In Nar'.j rows by his children on Sunday, the J 16th. lust. A bountiful and appetiz ing repast was served and the occa-j slou was thoroughly enjoyed by all. I Rev. Carden la In excellent health despite his advanced years and was the recipient of many felicitations! upon the occasion. The following i children and their families spent the day with the patriarch and his good wife: Messrs. John and OIlie Car den, of Hartford; Herbert Carden, of Haynesvllle; and Vasco Carden, of Owensboro; and Mrs. A. B. Grant, of Pattieville. Mrs. Wilbertl Wells, a granddaughter, and family, of Fords ville; a cousin, Mrs. Buel Wilkerson, of Falls-of-Rough, and a niece, Mrs. , Hattle Grant, and son, of Pleasant Cnv, were also present. On de parting, after a happy day. they one . and all wished for him many more such occasions. BASKKT HAIL j A large crowd turned out Sutur - dav afternoon to watch the Fords- ville team trim the Lewisport boy to accept the throne of another In a hotly contested basket ball i country. . J game. Although the visiting team put up u game fight, the home boys ' Vienna, Oct. 22. The three dom hud no trouble in winning by a score ! Inant Austrian parties today udopt- of 16 to 3 over them. The Hardinsburg boys piuy a re turn game with Fordvllle on the latter's court Nov. 5th. EXAMINATION RESULTS The School Superintendent has received from the State Board of they are prepued to dual with Examiners the grades of applicants 1 Charles himself or any reactionary here, Sept. 16th and 17th. The fol- movement within Austria, lowing made first class certificates: j ln the teachers examination held! Budapest, Oct. ?t. Fnrtre Em Misses Emily Bell. Ruth and Evelyn peror Charles and formr Emrrs Forman and Mrs. Cecil Stone. Two j Zita were cap'.urej today nar made second class certificates and 1 Komorn and are row confined in tha two failed. Two colored teachers 1 castle at Tita Tovaros. guarded by who were examined on the same two commands of Government troops. date made second class grades. j v. ... RKSIDE.VCE 1HRXS The McHenry school added $37.-' 50 to its funds. Monday night, Oct. While young John Goodman nn l 17th by giving a concert. Rev. Car-limply, cf near Rosine, were ten.l son Taylor, who was conducting a Inif church at Salem,' lat Frmay meeting there, and Miss Lillian j night, fire of unknown origin de- (Tichenor furnished the entertain- ment. ine McHenry Masonic Lodge also donated $10 to the school. About 35 cases of diptherla have been reported to County Health orrl - cer Dr. E. B. Pendleton within the past month, but the epidemic seems to be dying down. It has been most prevalent In the Beaver Dam and Whltesvllle section. A few cases of scarlet tever have been resorted. EX-EMPEROR TRIES TO BEEAIN THRONE Flies From Swiizerljnd in Air plane and Moves on Buda pest Vitn Army, But Is Captured. Budapest, Oct. 22 Charles I, former emperor of Austria. Is en- J army of i;.iri) Oester.burs troopH into th olJ tU;lUal. Eudapt-st. 6f mils away Aftr a set.satlor.al flight from switzorhmd bv ain.lnne Thnrsiiav. iii'ompanied by the furnif-r Ein- I.imled at or rear. Odenburg whirl: Is under inter allied control, and gained the re newed alleglunte of the Hungarian troops. a From Oleii'uir::. Charles and his anr.y went to "..a'.), oivupvir.:? th town and sending out rails for Count HetiiUn. the Hungarian premier; Stephen RakovKky. pres' dont nf the nation. il assembly; M. Beniczky, former minister of Mm : jiiterinr and other royalists syra- tathizers. Rnkovshy. Conr.t Appcr.yt rilJf . r,m- bv in-nrt. 1 an (I 'Si Mi imitiat cabinet at Raab and royalists have taken possession nf ti'.e public buildings at Steinam-m-ger. The Budapest government me:.n will? has received protests from the aiiie 1 represntatives and Czecho slovakia and has sent royal govern ment troops to serve notice on Charles that he must leave tha country at once. There is a strong belief, however, not only in Hungary but in Austria as well, that Charles' second return has a better chance nf success than his first. It l4,uld that the former king has bepn brought back through thn ! efforts of Prince Wludisch-Gratz anil I royalists who took hope from the success of the Portuguese .revolu tion. It Is understood that Count i Andrassy, who is supporting i Charles, has received assurance from Jugo-Slavia and Rumania that they would not offer resistance, as royalists must stick together against republican danger, and with such as surances, the Carlists assert that they do not fear the opposition of Czecho-Slovakia. I Adherents of the former Emrer I or are also organized in Austria, Slovakia and Croatia, and r.-en- rouraging Charles to rally the West Hungarian troops and march on Dudapen. Premier Bethlen It re ported to have declared that he revosnl-es Charles as king of Hun- I ;eary but that Charles must ur.d-r- take'. If he assumes the throne, not el a unanimous declaration op posing the restoration of Charles in this country under any conditions, Austria has sealed h.'r eastern frontier, the socialists say and the former emperor would nev.-r rtturn alive through that country. The leadess of the workmen declare that stroyed thel.- tesldence and the tire content The fire startoj rt I bint 7 Ylcck. He carried n. t- Isiir.'ince. Ti.e loi.s Is estimated i t $socflt , , ' Miss Leila Ctenn. of Central CUy, was the guest ot her pareuti. Judge aud Mrs. J. S. Glenn, tor a fw hours Sunday afternoon. . Ta Hartford herald. $1-10 the yea