TIMELY NEWS OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA AND CITY'S SUBURBS
LAST WEEK OF
Cumberland County Commit
tee Will Make Strong Effort
to Reach $2,600,000
Carlisle, Pa.. Oct. 14.—Cumberland
county entered the last week of the
loan campaign to-day with subscrip
tions of only about 11,100,000, as
agnipst a quota of over $2,6600,000
and every effort will bo made during
the remaining period to secure the
needed amount. The influenza epi
demic has hampered activities con
A general observance throughout
the county yesterday of "Gold Star
Hour, A a time of memorial for men
who have died In service and to
awaken in those at home a sense of
their responsibility, was repqrted.
This Is expected to aid In the sales.
The campaign this week will be run
at intense speed.
With banks closed Saturday, hank
ers aided in the campaign. The booth
erected on the Public Square at Car
lisle was a center for sales and In
all about $20,000 in bonds was sold
and It will be kept open. Dr. H. T.
Sadler, of Carlisle, offered to match
fifty $5O subscriptions obtained there
and they were secured in two hours.
100 New Cases Reported
Over Weekend at Carlisle
Carlisle, Pa.. Oct. 14.—With the
death of John Daron. son of Borough
Secretary and Mrs. W. W. Daron from
the disease, and reports of about 100
new cases over the weekend, the in
fluenza qplflemlc here appears to be
unchecked in the town at large, al
though at Dickinson College it is
apparently under control.
Because of the fact that fourteen
nurses are ill. aid was sought for the
Carlisle Hospital from the Harrls
burg Red Cross. Everything in the
town, except barber shops, was closed
on Saturday evening.
EXHIBITION AT ORtnARD
Carlisle, Pa., < let 14.—With the
O. K. of the State Health Department,
the Cumberland County Farm Bureau
is arranging for an exhibition on
Tuesday, October 15. at the farm of
R. A. Wickersham where the apple
orchard has been under careful treat
ment during the year with various
kinds of spray. A number of prob
lems will be explained.
Skin and Scalp Health
The daily use of Cuticura Soap,
assisted by occasional touches of Cu
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the skin clear and soft and the hair
live and glossy.
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liver and intestinal ailments, Includ
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| West Shore News
William Springer Die* of
Influenza at Greenleaf
New Cumberland, Pa., Oct. 14.
William Springer, a son of Mr. and
Mrs. Jacob Springer, of Fifth street,
who went to 'Camp Greenleaf, Ga„
about six weeks ago, died of pneu
monia on Saturday. The body will
be brought home for burial. When
the telegram announcing the young
soldier's serious illness reached the
parents they were both too sick to
go to his bedside.
BURIAL OF MRS. YETTER
..Now Cumberland, Oct. 14.—The
funeral services of Mrs. Clifford Yet
ter will be held to-morrow morning
at 10 o'clock from her late home
in Rridge street, conducted by the
Rev. David S. Martin, of St. Paul's
Lutheran Church. Mrs. Yetter was
28 years old and died of pneumonid
after an illness of less than a week.
She is survived by her husband, two
little girls. Florence and Bernyl. She
was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Walter Hevern, of Baltimore.
JACOB SIjOSEMAN DIES
New Cmnbcrland, Pa., Oct. 14. —
Tho third death from pneumonia oc
curred " here yesterday morning.
Jacob Sloseman, aged 2 6 years, died
after an illness of a week. He was
employed at the Pipe and Pipe
Bending Works, at Harrisburg. His
wife and two little sons survive; also
his father, Martin Sloseman, and
a sister. Bertha, who made their
home with him. Private funeral
services will be held Wednesday
morning at 10 o'clock. The Rev.
A. R. Ayres, pastor of Trinity Unit
ed Brethren Church*, will olliciate.
FATHER AND TWO CHILDREN
DIE AT LEMOYNE HOME
New Cumberland, Pa., Oct. 14.
Mr. Jensen and two children, of Le
moyne, died of influenza and the
bodies are now at the undertaking
establishment of M. A. Hoff here.
The family formerly lived at New
Cumberland. Mrs. Jensen is said to
be seriously ill with the disease.
RED CROSS ROOMS OPEN
! New Cumberland, Pa., Oct. 14.
I Officials of the New Cumberland
Red Cross Auxiliary announce that
the rooms will be open every even
ing this week and all workers,
[members and others are requested
' to come to the rooms and assist in
| making masks for use in the epl
! demic of influenza.
Miss Deib and other members of
the auxiliary have been working
daily at the government plant at
Marsh Run and need more help at
RED CROSS ROOMS OPEN
The chairman of the Demoyne
Red Cross announces the rooms will
be open during the day this week
and also on Tuesday and Thursday
Social and Personal Items
of Towns on West Shore
Mr. and Mrs. George Markell, of
Waynesbose, spent a day recently
with Mr. and Mrs. Frank E. Wallace
Mrs. Brinkley, of Harrlsburg, hi
spending some time with Mr. and
Mrs. S. K. Morgret, at Shiremans
Mr. and Mrs. Bnrrell Yoke, son
Ira, daughters Ruth and June, have
returned to their homo In Demoyne
after spending some time with Mrs.
Yohe's parents, Mr. and Mrs C. P.
Nebinger, at Shiremanstown.
Mr. and Mrs. Willis Klngsbor
ough, sons Merle, Eugene and Paul,
of Shiremanstown, spent Sunday
with Mrs. Kingsborough's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Burdall, at
Mrs. Harry 1 Sheaffer, of Shire
manstown, is homo from a visit with
friends at Sparrow's Point, Md.
James Dee Thornton, of Camp
I Hill, who has been ill with Influenza
|at Newark, N. J., is improving, ac
' cording to advices received from
i him recently. He is the son of Mr.
! and Mrs. D. M. Thornton, Camp
Hill, and is well known on the West
Finns Tell Germany
to Withdraw Troops
Stockholm, Oct. 14. —The Finnish
i government has asked Germany to
I withdraw her troops from Finland.
J The request was recently delivered
to General von Der Goltz, the German
j commander in Finnish territory.
The republican and socialist papers
of Finland have begun an agitation
| in favor of an approach by Finland
[ to the Entente, alleging that the re
j cent policy of the government in con-
I nection with Germany has been un
you unless they are driven from
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The funeral of Mrs. Clarissa Davis
was held this afternoon from her
home, South Swatara street, with ser
vices at. 2 o'clock, the Rev. James
Cunningham, pastor of the Methodist
Episcopal Church, offlciating. The
pallbearers were: Clal'ence Davis,
George Davis, Lewis Garver, Davis
Garver, Frank Garver and Peck Gar
ver, six grandsons. Burial was made
in the Mlddletown Cemetery.
Mrs. George Luft, aged 36, died at
her home, Catherine street, Saturday
morning, at 10 o'clock, from pneu
monia, which developed from the
Spunlsh influenza, after being ill for
one week. She is sprvived by hqr
husband, one son, Robert Luft, and
two daughters, Mildred Luft and
Marian Luft. all at home; three broth
ers, Archibald Aulenbach, Wllkes-
Barre; Lewis Aulenbach, Philadelphia,
and William Aulenbach, Pottsvllle.
Funeral will be held on Tuesday af
ternoon at her home, Catherine street,
with services at 2 o'clock. The Rev.
Fuller Bergstresser, pastor of the St.
Peter's Lutheran Church, will ofilcl
ate. Burial will be made in the Mid
The funeral of Mrs. William Reel
was held from her home, In Nlssley
street, this afternoon, with services at
3 o'clock, the Rev. T. C. McCarrell,
pastor of the Presbyterian Church, of
ficiating. The pallbearers were:
George Schadt, Oscar Long, D. S.
Weinrlch, C. K. Wall, F. T. .Atkinson
and W. R. lleddlg. Burial was made
in the Middletown Cemetery.
Mrs. H. B. Garver, of East Water
street, was called to Hampton, Pa., on
account of the death of her mother,
Mrs. Marguret Myers.
The funeral of Claude Hoffman was
held from tho home of his parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Peter Hoffman, Pehn street,
Royalton, with services at 2 o'clock.
'The Rev. William Beach, assisted by
tho Rev. C. R. Belttel, pastor of the
Royalton United Brethren Church, of
ficiating. Burial was made in the
Geyer Cemetery, Hillsdale.
The funeral of Mrs. Barbara M.
Denny was held from the home of her
ntother, Mrs. Barbara Mumma, Water
street, on Saturday afternbon, with
services at 2 o'clock, the Rev. J. H.
Albright officiating. Burial was mhde
in the Middletown Cemetery.
The body of Mrs. Marion Barth
Dingle, wife of John C. Dingle, Jr.,
who died at Philadelphia, will be
brought to town for burial. Her hus
band is at present serving in the ser
vice of Vncle Sam in England.
Quite a number of new cases of
Spanish influenza have developed in
town, and the local ahysicians are
overworked. One doctor started out at
12 noon on Friday and did not get
home until 12 midnight.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Bloomson, who
reside in Dawrence street near Wilson
street, were both found in bed seri
ously ill. The neighbors had missed
them and tried to get into the house,
but all was locked up. Dr. H. W.
George was summoned, and, with tin
assistance of several neighbors, forced
open the back door and went upstairs
and found both in bed with the Span
The fourteen-day quarantine was
lifted on the Ordnance Depot, Sat
Morris Hippie, who was running his
automobile on Saturday evening, ran
into the machine of D. W. Huntz
berger, Swatara street, which was
standing in front of his store. Both
machines were badly damaged. Mrs.
Hippie and Mrs. Devi Cain were in the
machine but were not hurt, but badly
J. D. Weller and daughter, Bess
Weller, spent Saturday and Sunday at
Daniel Palmer spent Saturday and
Sunday at York, Pa.
Richard Schaeffer has gone to Dela
ware City, where he has secured a
position as a special policeman on
Mrs. H. A. McKee has returned
home from Philadelphia, where she
had been called on account of the seri
ous illness of her son, Benjamin Mc-
The Boy Scouts of town, who did
much good work in selling Dlberty
Bonds in the Third Dlberty Doan drive,
will help to sell bonds in the Fourth
Diberty Doan drive. Medals will be
given to the first two boys who sell
most bonds. In the third drive Harry
Roth and Raloh Hoover won medals.
Reports will be turned in every day
to Scoutmaster Christian Hoover.
Mrs. William Baird and daughter,
Grace Baird. returned to their home,
at Altoona, after visiting relatives In
town for several days.
John Sclieffer spent Sunday at Har
i Joseph Sehaeffer, of Norrlstown,
spent Sunday in town with his fam
: ily, in South Union street.
The School Board will not hold their
regular monthly meeting this even
( ing. but officers of the board will
I nifet at the barbershop of Secretary N.
; C. Fuhrmnn and pay the bills due.
All grocery stores In town observed
> the B o'clock ruling during the past
week, and all closed but one. but later
j closed his store.
Professor L. C. Barnet has arranged
to give music lessons to pupils at
Turk at Camp Colt
Will Wed Belgian Girl
Gettysburg. Pa.. Oct. —A mir
i riage license has been granted by
i Clerk of the Courts Sheely to persons
from far away countries who are now
j in Gettysburg in the parsons of Leon
; Smyrneo, of Scala Nuova, Turkey,
who la one of Uncle Sam's soldiers at
Canvp Colt, and Marie Collard, of Bel
'gium, but who claims New York City
' as her home.
Mrs. Margaret Sturtevant and Mrs.
Lou Sturtevant, of Harrisburg, were
recent visitors here with relatives.
Miss Alma Lutz, of Harrisburg.
I was a recent visitor with her mother
I Mrs. Annie Lutz.
; Mrs. S. W. Snyder and eons, James
I L. and Roscoe. spent a week at
Ernest Koch who is attending
j Motor Mechanic Training school at
Pittsburgh was a recent visitor at
! Jere Lowe's.
B. F. Lower and daughter,. Esther,
I Br. F. P. DeHaven and Herman Wil
liamson spent a day at Harrisburg.
Mr. and Mrs. John Balr, of Millers
burg, are'visiting here with Noah
Bair and family.
WEDDING AT HALIFAX
Halifax, Pa., Oct. 14.—A quiet
wedding was celebrated on Friday
j morning at the home of Mr. and
Airs. Charles E. Motter, in Market
street, when their eldest daughter,
Grace, became the bride of J. Mer
rill Grove, a telegraph operator at
the Halifax tower. The ceremony
was performed by the Rev. J. George
Smith, pastor of Halifax Methodist
Episcopal Church in the presence
of a few close relatives. Following a
wedding breakfast the young couple
left for a trip to Erie, Buffalo, Nia
gara Falls and Toronto, Can.
MANY IN FAMILY ILL
Mnrtcttu, Pa., Oct. 14.—Funeral
services of Mrs. George Wetgel, at
Columbia, was held yesterday aft
ernoon from her late home, the Rev.
P. S. Balsbaugh, of the Salome Unit
ed Brethren church, officiating. Bur
ial was made In the Laurel Hill Cem
etery. The husband of the decease.d
and two sisters and two brother-in
laws are 111.
MARRIED 04 YEARS
Marietta, Pa., Oct. 14.—Mr. and
Mrs. H. P. Llpp, of Abbeyvllle, have
been married sixty-four years. Both
are enjoying good health. Mr. Llpp
is in his 94th year and his wife in
FOUR NEW CASES
AT CAMP COLT
Gettysburg Board of Health
Working Hard to Overcome
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
Gettysburg, Pa., Oct. 14.—The
local board of health is taking rigid
steps to prevent, if possible, any
spread of Spanish influenza through
out the town. While the conditions
in the town are not yet alarming, all
steps are being taken that would
help to stay the disease In Its course.
Although almost twc\ hundred cases
are known to exist in town, only
three deaths have as yet been report
ed. The disease has spread much
more rapidly In some of the rural
districts of the county than it has
in town and this, together with the
conditions at Camp Colt during the
past two weeks, during which time
one hundred and twenty-four of the
boys died, has made the citizens use
every precaution to prevent conta
The disease nt the camp is appar
ently abating, seemingly to have run
Its course, and few new cases are
The Methodist Church has been
offered to the board of health to he
used as a hospital, the board accept
ing the offer In case it becomes nec
essary. At the meeting of the board
of health Friday evening, at which
was present Dr. Phillips, of the State
Department of Health, this action
"To recall Miss Kate Brlel, the
civic nurse, from Xavier Hall Hos
pital, where she was allowed to go
during: the height of the epidemic at
"To call for volunteers, either
practical nurses or others who are
Willing to help out in an emergency,
to be instructed by Miss Briel.
. "To hold the Methodist Church in
readiness for an emergency hospital
where many of the patients could be
taken and cared for.
"To supply needed articles for sick
in the homes, and to help furnish
the emergency hospital, if needed.
"To instruct the people of the
community regarding the necessity
for every care and immediate atten
tention in case they show the first
signs of influenza."
NO CASUS AT LIVERPOOL
Liverpool, Pa., Oct. 4.—At a spe
cial meeting of the local board of
health it was decided to keep
churches and Sunday schools closed
until further notice. As there are
no cases of Influenza in town the pub
lic schools were allowed to keep
open. All Liberty Loan meetings and
Red Cross meetings were ordered con
celled by the board of health.
LANCASTER MUSICIAN DIES
Marietta, Pa., Oct. 14.—Roy Scott
Shimp, of Lancaster, one of the best
known musicians of the county, died
from Influenza Saturday. He was a
graduate of the 'New York Conser
vatory of Music, and was in his 25th
year. He was choirmaster of the
First Methodist Episcopal Church
and is survived by his parents, his
wife and a daughter several months
Old Carlisle Industry
Goes Out of Business
Carlisle, Pa,, Oct. 14.—Because of
the scarcity of labor, trouble in se
curing materials and other war time
problems, the stockholders of the E.
J. Gardner Axle and Machine Com
pany, one of the oldest local indus
tries, have decided upon dissolution
and steps were taken to-day to put
the plan in force.
The plant was founded in 1883 by
the late Franklin Gardner and sev
eral changes in ownership took place.
It manufactured axles and other steel
products and had a considerable
trade. At one time employing up
wards of 100 persons, the force in
the past few months has been 40 and
all of these will be taken care of at
local industries on war work.
By a peculiar provision in the deed
for the land on which the plant is
located it must be used tor manu
facturing purposes and the plant will
probably be leased.
Miss Ora M. Harnish
Bride of Thos. Guinivan
Mechanicsburg, Pa., Oct. 14.—1n the
presence of the immediate relatives,
the marriage of Miss Ora M. Harnish,
daughter of A. B. Harnish, of Me
chanicsburg, and Thomas Guinivan.
of Mechanlcsburg, was solemnized on
Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock at
the Silver Spring Presbyterian
Church. The Rev. Dr. T. J. Ferguson
officiated, using the impressive double
ring ceremony. As Mrs. Clair Har
nish played the "Bridal Chorus." from
"Lohengrin," the wedding party en
tered the church, the bride with her
father, who gave her away. The best
man was Frank Steele, of Mechanics
burg. After congratulations, Mr. and
Mrs. Guinivan left on a honeymoon
trip for two weeks.
The bride who 1 an accomplished
young woman, holds a responsible
position with the State Department
at Harriaburg. Mr. Guinivan is an
employe of the D. Wilcox Manufactur
ing Company plant. Mr. and Mrs.
Guinivan wilt- live In Mechanlcsburg.
Misled on U-Boat War,
Bernhard Now Says
Copenhagen. George Bernhard,
writing in the Berlin Vossische Zei
tung, says that the submarine war
fare would never have been pro
claimed if the German people had
not been deceived and misled. Dis
cussing the peace steps taken al
Washington in 1916 and 1917, the
"if we had known., that President
Wilson had been continually re
quested to uct as peace mediator and
even that specified conditions had
been submitted, our action would
have beeh different. Had we known
that at the moment unrestricted sub
marine warfare was declared Presi
dent Wilson had agreed to accept
the role of mediator, the German
people, in the great majority, would
never have tolerated a policy which
brought upon them the reputation of
All this, says Bernhard, goes far
toward making President Wilson's
sharp words understandable.
"It also explains," he concludes,
"Ambassador Gerard's unmeasured
speech, when one recalls that the
German Government permitted him
to make a friendly address in the
presence of high officials at the very
moment when the submarine cam
paign was already decided upon."
PV — ".UShPW
ALL TO ASSIST
Appeal Issued to Help Fight
Influenza, Which Is Gain
ing Ground in State
A joint appeal signe4 by the Gov
ernor and other officers active in the I
state's campaign against influenza '
and calling upon everyone to give j
free service to the sufferers was is
sued last night from the Capitol. It
sets forth the situation as it existed
at that time and to-day officials said |
that they saw no change.
The proclamation says:
"The epidemic of influenza now
sweeping through Pennsylvania has i
reached such alarming proportions |
and is increasing so rapidly that we |
feel it our duty to call public atten
tion to the danger which threatens
the entire Commonwealth, and to
appeal for aid to all citizens, both
men and women.
"Up to the present time approxi- |
mately two hundred and seventy-five j
thousand persons have sickenjed and
each day records a higher number
of new cases than the day before.
"In Massachusetts where the epi
demic started earlier than here, ten
per cent, of the whole population
have been affected and a death rate j
of five per cent, of the cases has '
"The Commissioner of Health of j
that commonwealth advises us that
except in Boston and vicinity where 1
the disease lirrst broke out the num- I
ber of new case* continues to equal j
the high water mark.
"We have no grounds to expect :
an early abatement of the epidemic;
on the other hand all reports from '
afflicted districts indicate that con- I
ditions will become worse before i
they become better.
"The great anthracite and bitumi
nous coal fields, the populous in
dustrial and shipbuilding centA-s
teeming as never before with thou
sands upon thousands of workers are '
alike crippled in their output and j
the gravity of the menace to our !
continued, output of munitions and !
ships is very great, We must save
Pennsylvania's citizens. We must I
win the war.
"To deal with the situation the ;
State Department of Health has di
vided the Commonwealth into nine- I
teen districts, each under supervis- j
ing medical and nursing officers re- |
porting to the acting commissioner
and with the help of all the forces i
of the Adjutant General of the Com- !
monwealth and the use of all state i
property under his control has as
sisted in establishing sixtv-four'
emergency hospitals in those dis- i
tricts most affected. The depart- I
ment has also enlisted the active co- '
operation of the Red Cross and the >
council of National Defense and
Committee of Public Safety and all !
other relief organizations, but the ;
demand for workers still far ex
ceeds the supply. One-fourth of |
Pennsylvania's doctors and one-third |
of her nurses are serving under the '
colors, the first call for help from I
the New England Btates further di
minished the supply and similar!
conditions In neighboring states ren- |
der it impossible for them to give !
"Notwithstanding all efforts which
have been made the sick in gome
places may lie for days without a
physician's attendance. There is a
most distressing lack of nursing help"
for tending the sick at their own
homes and the same conditions pre
vail practically all hospitals, both
those long established and those
hastily improvised for the emer- I
geney. Even the dead in the popu- i
lous centers lie too long unburied I
and the receiving vaults and morgues ;
are more crowded than the hospi- I
"Citizens of Pennsylvania, the call
for immediate personal service is
imperative. The only solution of the
problem is by free community serv
ice, tending the sick, feeding the
hungry and bearing the burdens of
the weak. *
"Both men and women are need
ed and should report* for duty to
their local health authorities or Red
"Disaster to the essential war
industries of the natfon and calamity
to our people can only be averted
by ifnited and vigorous action Each
community should as far as pos
sible finance its own relief require
ments, calling for aid from the
Commonwealth or from state or na
tional relief organizations only when
needful, thus equalizing the bur
"We call upon the clergy, the
press, educators, teachers and all
those molding public opinion to
bring to the hearts and minds of
our people the gravity and necessity
of this appeal."
The signers are Martin G. Brum
baugh, Governor of Pennsylvania; B,
Franklin Royer, Acting Commis
sioner, of Health; Churles Scott, Jr.,
division manager, Pennsylvania-
Delaware division, the American
Red Cross; George Wharton Pepper,
chairman, Pennsylvania Council of
National Defense and Committee of
MRS. CATHERINE KEIFER DIES
Hummelstown, Oct. 4.—Mrs. Cath
arine Keifer, of Sunny Side, south of
town, died at the home of her daugh
ter, Mrs. George Eyster. She was
aged 73 years. The body will be
taken to Eliznbethville on Wednes
day for burial.
Emphatically Asserts Worn
Out, Lagging Men Can
Quickly Become Vigorous
and Full of Ambition
7 A DAY FOR 7 DAYS
Don't blame the man who Is perpet
ually tired; his blood neede more red
corpuscles and hie brain and nerves
are eravlng for food.
Given the right kind of medietas,
!.ny tired-out. Inactive, lagging fel
ow can quickly be made Into a real
ive, energetlo and even ambitious
Bo says a student of the nervona
system who advises all man and
women who feel worn out and who
And It hard to get up ambition
enough to take a regular job to get a
package of 810-feren at any druggist.
This 1 a the new discovery that
pharmaoist* are reecmmendlng be
cause it Is not expensive and speedily
outs vigor and ambition into people
who despaired of ever amounting to
tnything In llfa
People whose nerves have been
wreaked by too rapid living, too muoh I
tobacco or alcohol, have regained their |
News oi Mifflin County
Soldiers in U. S. Service
l.rwlatown. Pa., Oct. 14.—Coporal j
John M. Young is recovering after
being badly gassed on the western i
front M France.
A son of David Young, of Reeds
ville, died at Camp Greenleaf, da.,
Robert Bowden, of Burnham, Is 111
in a western training camp,
Eugene Yeager, of Yeagertown, is
ill at Camp Lee, Petersburg, Va., of
James Miller, a marine stationed at
Fort Crosket, Galveston, Texas, Is
home on a ten-day furlough at Yeag
Leo Coutry, of' Lewistown. a pri
vate in the United States army, died
in France, September 20, of pneu
Norman Fleisher, of Yeagertown, is
ill at Camp Lee, Petersburg, Va., of
Lieutenant Michael Mateer, of Com
pany M, One Hundred and Twelfth
Regiment, fighting on the western
front in France, has been commend
ed for bravery.
Charles Hinkle, of Lewistown, Is
in the United States Army.
Pearl Miller is stationed at Camp
Dix, Wrightstown, N. J.
Mother Dead and Entire
Family 111 at Hoernerstown
Hummelstoirn, Oct. 14.—Mrs. Wil
liam W. Grngrich, aged 39 years, died
|at her home in Hoernerstown, yes
terday afternoon from pneumonia.
She Is survived by her husband and
I Ave children, all of whom are con
fined to bed with influenza. Burial
will be made on Wednesday after
noon at 1.30 o'clock in the Hanover
dale cemetery. Funeral private. Aid
is being given the family by the
Hummelstown Red Cross auxiliary.
AUTO CAUSES 'RUNAWAY
Halifax, Pa., Oct. 14.—0n Satur
day night while returning to their
home from Millersburg to the Isaac
Gilbert farm, in Halifax township,
about one mile north of town, a team
driven by Raymond Hoover, with his
family, was struck by -an automobile
causing the horses to run away and
throwing the occupants out of the
buggy, slightly injuring all of them.
The horses were later caught by Mr.
LEVI BOWERS DIES
Marietta,. Pa., Oct. 14.—Levi Bow
ers, a prominent retired carpenter,
died Saturday night in his 85th year.
He was a native of New Holland,
and assisted in the erection of many
lartfe buildings and churohes
throughout the county. He is surviv
ed by seven clpldren and a number
VALUABLE HORSE STOLEN
Slarlotta, Pa., Oct. 14.—A valu
able bay horse, with white hind
feet, and a star on his forehead, fif
teen and a half hands high, was
stolen from the stable of W. W.
Krymyer, a mail carrier at Marietta.
The lock was forced from the door,
the halter taken off the animal, and
nothing else missing.
Yield to Lydia E. Pinkham's
Thousands of Girls Benefited.
St. Louis. Mo.—"When I was only
fifteen years old mother had to put
me to bed every
II fered from a
II Ri : weakness and
111 ililHH l no ' l,er took me
I llligill! to a doctor but
N r.iother made me
r . tnble Compound
anil It has made
mo strong and healthy. So when
mother or I hear any woman com
plaining wc tell them about Lydia
10. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound
and what It did for me."—Mrs.
JOHN FRAME, 1121 N. 18th St.,
St. Louis, Mo.
Girls who suffer as Mrs. Frame j
did should not hesitate to give this |
famous root and herb remedy, Lydl&J
K. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound,
a trial, as the evidence that Is con
stantly being published proves be
yond question that this grand old
remedy has relieved more suffering |
among women than any other medi
For confidential advice write
Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Co..
Lynn, Mass. The result of their
forty years experience is at your
NOTICE TO MOTHERS
You can quickly heal baby's sore,
chafed skin with
Sykes Comfort Powder
which conttits antiseptic healing: ingredients not
found in any other nursery powder.
25c at the Vlnol and other drug stores
The Comfort Powder Co.. Boston. Mats.
I old-tjme confidence and engfgy In leae
than two weeks.
No matter from what cause your
[ nerves went back on you: no matter
how run down, nervous or tired, out
i-ou are, get an original package of
810-feren at once. Take two tablete
after each meal and one before bed
time— sevea a day for seven days
then one after each meal till all are
Then if you still lack ambition; if
your nerves are not steady and you
haven't the energy thht red-blooded,
keen-minded men possess. your pur
chase money will be gladly returned.
Note to Physlelaaei There Is no
secret about the formula of 810-feren,
It la printed on every package. Here
It la: Lecithin; Calcium Glycero
phosphate; Iron Peptonate; Manga
nese Pevtonate; Ext. Nux Vomica;
Powdered Gentian; Fhenolphthaleln;
Olearealn Capsicum; Kola.
OCTOBER 14, 1918.
YOUNG GIRL DIES
Wleonisco, Pa., Oct. 14. Mary
SchofTstall, aged 17 years, daughter
of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Schoff
stall, died at midnight Tuesday of
heart failure and dropsy. Private
funeral services were held Sunday
afternoon, conducted by the Rev. L. ■
j||; Ilnml Sewing the Fruliauf Sleeve
to Slionlder ,
The final joining of the sleeve to
mf\ the cogt is one of the most impor- ' •
pH tant of a Fruliauf coat.
p|| It's like putting the roof on a
p|| house. No ' sculptor uses finer
If |§ ' technique or skill than does this
Men are telling us daily that after all
is said and done, after comparisons are
made, after the test is completed—our
clothes are the most economical and
the best of any to buy at any price.
;| t| We sell the only hand-tailored clothes
in Harrisburg Fruhauf ready to
I . Stl $3O to $9O
Pi ' ■ ' S
'f/M r. ?
! SchleisnerY Men s Shop
28-30-32 N. Third Street
II - ' • 1
Avoid the "Flu"
Keep away from crowds.
Don't expose yourself to contagion.
Keep premises clean —disinfected and well
ventilated—fresh air and sunshine are very
Sleep under plenty of cover.
Keep the hot water bottle convenient.
Avoid exposure to drafts, dampness and decided
changes of temperature.
Take good care of your general health.
Insist on members of your family covering the
nose and mouth when coughing or sneezing—
if the symptoms are serious send at once for
Leading health authorities say: The best pre
ventive is the use of a good nose and throat
C"pi> \"V Your Nose and
kit llil 1 Throat With
A superior antiseptic and one of the best pre
ventatives of colds, grippe and influenza,
When You Feel a Gold
Knocks a cold over night. A useful remedy for
the Grippe and Spanish Influenza.
Small tablets, easy to take. Keep a box on hand.
Gorgas Iron, Quinine
Will build up your health to resist contagion. It
is the best tonic for those convalescing from
colds, grippe and influenza.
BUILDS BLOOD, STRENGTH, FLESH
50c and $l.OO .
Gorgas' Drug* Stores
16 N. Third St. Penna. Station
i i i '
WILL NOT REBUILD
Halifax, Pa., Oct. 14.—The factory
of the Halifax Rubber Company,
which was destroyed by.Are on Tues
day afternoon, causing a loss of $5,-
000. will not be rebuilt at present,
owing to the scarcity of building ma
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