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THE ST. JOSEPH OBSERVER, SATUI r, ,.. A -l', 132
pira- wm WLr-r -i '! . Si w L -d - - " r LOCAL R MITERS OF Paragraphs Which Tell cf She Happenings Local Moment in Greater St. Joseph of Anything Which Han Occurred Deserving of Local Notice Can be Found in These C ilumns Miss Helen Onrvoy and JHsa Maudo Slceluff weie hold up by two nun men In front of 715 South Slxteuntli street Vvodnendoy night, und i ebbed of $4 GO. Clarence Sollajs Jerked away from pollco officer Cat mtn In front of thu , Jail Thursday to whlt.li he was lielng taken, and made his escape. Tho Hctiw Building Material Co, M now the Heee-l?,l-5Co , II. (I. Illx .having been made a member of the firm. Judgo T. U. AJlon and Supt. J- W. Wilson of th Di tonrlon Home Inspect ed tho McCuno Home nt KatiMU City Thursday where delinquent ehlldi en of that county are Kept ty. Kock UnaT'fi'ctng C Lady at tondnnt. Plfi ."redcrlclc avonae. -Ad. vertlaemc.it. Irwin Dodd, n nero, wns arretted at his home, fifteenth and ISoattle. Wednesday for retting drunk and taking-n pot shot at his wife. pointitt choffeurs, and John P.elchon wax recommlwloned a detective for one j ear. The Metropolitan Paving Co hfl completed a splendid job of work on IMmond fwm Second to Eighth, and moved Its eperatlons to Fifth Avenue. Fome sneak stole Mr. W. A. Iiej'J vi.iit irMeli from hrer hoine, 302 1M mond, Thursday. James Glenn Hdwird I'.irnons, the IS-J ear-old boy Mho wns wounded by the accidental iHsclMirffe of a shot jcun near th" waterworks Nov. 28, died Thursday. T ii), I iur t j inarrb d to his s.u thejit, an nlnciliur. .IidiMyitU ii.iii;i!it.ii:,..,:!i,ii.....i,ii. llliI!Illil.l1n.l1lll,llll.11.ll,.'llllHlltI,l1l.lllllIllilllllll.' II. ,11111. Ill llllll.. tl.uillllli. III!. 111! ".I.l'l. .. I First of Ai ReliabUily I w I w iiiininiiu : M 1W.SU Morris lllrseh's and A. .1. August mi collided at Twentieth and l'nyii Im Wednesday, and were liudly damaged Simon lllnswrtnger, who with his wife hew Just returned Trom on ex tended tour of Rurope, w the spoak. er at tho annual dinner of the li'nril ti'rlth nt the St. Charles Wednesday , night. I.o'Jto KrnnlU was tiMUtnnster. j Tim Hammond paeklng pluiit here on Stand j v will P-ixi hito the hnmls oC . Aimour ,Vi Co of Delaware, the now. holding cmpoiatlon whleh ban tnk" i mer the Fowler, Itnmiuond and Ar-i liiour pi opertles. It to a $60 000, ODD corporation. oou-aicr.dwll.aCj I Our Annual- Pre-Inventory Sale OFFERS GREATER VALUES IN WOMEN'S APPAREL An occasion quite unrivalled for outstanding values. Prices have been significantly lowered on apparel of the finest types for the Pre-Inventory Sale. The season's most authentic modes, desirable alike for high quality, distinctive styles, attractive coloiings and trimmings. It is an event deserving prompt response a icmurc unmistakably smart v inter apparel at dcciueu reductions. genuine opportunity for eerj woman f fm r T mm $'m$ Elmer Colestoek ami Waldo Wert's were nucted Wedncwdnj, chirgtHt with stetllnR men hind He from tho ITopklna Htme where they were om plojcd Coleitoek w t flnd $25, and AVerts was held for a. preliminary Jan. 10. A. C. (Hover of Kuimia City wai ar rested here on Thursiliy, clnrged with passlnB a bad cheek. Dr. r.enrse M Ilotiler wns on Thmsdny -Tlht oleeted tommander of Jack Schneider l'ot, Vtteraiid of l'or- Isn Wars. . , y Jlelerhctfer tJndertaSlns Co pre sents: character, srvlco ana consider ation. Mnth cril TcIIt. Pho io M. SOe. (Atnerth.ment.) Thles bloke Into the offices of II. II Claik on St. Joseph Aienue Tuesdaj nUht but did not "teal any of his blaek diamonds. Wllllnm Stone has bteu chosfn as peimanent chairman of the St. Jnneph I'aluntlno focd committee, Samuel Ilambiiaelt, honorary chhnnn: Dai Id reltcns.tclii. treasurer, and Louis KianltA campaign mmasor. Mist Kat-5 1'irrM, SI. de)ndnt uvrr family tioubles, mvallowetl three H oiincH of eieollti Mon;ly nluht, butj una pumped out. 2 Patrlek CuniiluKhairf. n oteler from . Fort I.ftinwotth, wm rr'ed here , S as n di.serter TuefKlny and sent baek. Thomas I,, llltehey of the park board has purchnwd th Wahburn pioperty at :0'J-111 SJwilh Seienth, now occupied by a. ten cent itore. City assessor Thomas ha completei the field work of the personal proper ty assessment, and' is now' compiling tho Information. - " i Willie Zook of Maltland, a 15-je.ir-old runaway boy, was at rested here nnd sent homo Thuiadny. Jnmloaon Mvshino Cc , and machinists' nuppllrs. hangers, pulleys. Sib No. vartfecmeni. r.slacers fShntUnv. 2nd. Ad- Trank Andrews, 72 years of a;c, for ?many years emplojed by tho Van Katto- Drusr Co , fell dead in tho com pany bulWJne. Third and Clmles, Thursday r.fternoon. Death resulted from heart trouble. The total amount of occupitlon tax collected this year was slightly In ex cess of $11,000 Tho ostlmited amount to he collected for the jrar of 1523 will be about the same as last year. It. J. Fritz hit Edward Cook, a ne gio, with his car Wednesday ,ncHe- eiolj Injured him. John Morley of Dunton, Kas, was stabbed In the de In a morning houne at M'J South Eighth Tuesday nlslit and huicieli cut. A row oci a wom an. Tho street cai men will be-Iicii an" tlaboiato New War'a reception at the car haniH hall New Year's afternoon and uUht. Everything yon cf Palr.tins. Wall Paint & Class Co.. A dvcrtlernent. peed tci any kind ptuT. Chui d'ee's 417 E'dmond otreat. The children of the HhelturinR rms were amply prniided for during Chrlrtmas, and lmt a Joyous time. That piohlbltlon piohlblu and that It does so strongly Is -shown by the ftict that theie were flfty-elh'ht Christ mas drunkn m police court Tuesday all of whom were fined $ oach. A itas leik .at thft restaurant oC H. I. Ciaupp, IOOj JHUhell Avenue. Monday nk'ht sent R tupti oiereome by th fumes te the honpltal wheio a pnlmotor saied hi life. Ollllnm Co. a contracting painter, died at his home, 3S85 Pacific, Tues day. The Tlrst National IVinlc will liustall three meehanlonl book keepers on Monday. rt rfwes a fv st-Ti m& ya, l ml VT 3 : i i ;i f Oil o. A f, ' i 3aisii vvinier uiis AT HALF TKF.in REGULAR PRICE l-IMK i?. - Coats emphasizing Every Smart Feature of. the Season Considerable damage was done to tho tailor shop of Alex Itcwe, 32S Francli, Tuesday, whn a clgai stub stt fho to some goods John W. t.rlbben and Wlllaul II Harris own 23 'i shares eah of the stock 'of the Grlbben-Harrls Adiertls lny Co and Ken Phillip, H L Kauf man and I?. (1. Voorbcei own one share of tho same company. Incorpo rated for ?3,000 Tuesday. While scaldlnK hoja on his faim near IaUe Contrary Tuesday, Peter Ceherin, a farmer, was badly scalded when a birrel of hot water was upset on him. Tlie Schrclber Manufacturing and Cereal Co. of Kansas City, a subsidiary of the Schrelbcr plant here, was wrecked by an explosion Wednesday. Thirty of tho employes woie hurt, and the property loss Is estimated at 150,000. Ira Gunsclman was brought hack from Marjvlllo Thuisday to answer to a charge of pixslnt; a bad check for J59. He went to Maryilllo In a Ford coupe, which was also brought back. and was found from Hd Prlnz to hae been stolen The Douglas Candy Co gavo a din ner at the St Charles Thursday to ' 'thlrty-flvc of Its ti aiding men. M. j. Downey for best Pluirolng and Gat Fitting-. 09 McBCile. Phono 0-0113. Advertisement. Tho American Electric Co. gave a dinner to seventeen of Its traiollng salesmen at tho I21ks Club Thursday. J. K Kerner. general car foi email of the Burlington shops, has been pro. moted to assistant superintendent of the shops at Aurora, 111. The pol'co were askeO Wednesday to search for Loren Derossett, n thir teen yeajj old boy who disappeaied from his home, 2207 Voiles street. It Is estimated tint the city will recelio $20,00,0 intetest on dally cash balance? from tho various depositaries this ear. A total of J1.10S was raised fortho municipal Chilstnns tree. All bills are paid and there Is a balance In tho treasury of $73 for next yoar. Tho annual ru.di to pay county tax es beforo penalty is now on. If. K. Dobendo. I). W. Tady and George Kiatt gaie bond before Com mtesloner Duncan Tuesday on Uauor charges lllUM. 1U'10 III ItKMI.MHVP.KI) These ue coats to make one Kind nt iblnied pun haslng ConU rx'3 eisn an air of ililc lndtildualltl and cd Cncn I f ihi le cnt'W and stile tiend of the dav Is pi-s nted Hvtrv woman ran choose tho typo of toot she has beei waitinit for with oi without fur trims, or sporta model at these lers I. pi Ires i.imxv iiri. M IVIt.M'S P.eeular v IT! uii to sn n for tho Pre-lnnntoiy Sale at . . s pours covts at. S20.00 S92.50 S10aQ0 ,. $25.00 The ulttma" m nine ii -i--tir illv n ulu-il in tUis Pic luvcutniy Sale uf smart Winter Suits. Suits that fully Inc. up ti our established standard of qual ity, that flelrghtiully putitre the most desirable muile i : models cleverly fashioned of the season's favored fabrics, i all the wanted color. Coming, as it doc-., at this time when there are so many vrcks of splendid ser vice still ahead .for wearing a smart winter suit, this sate is primed with importance. Kegular price range up to ?1 10.00 Priced at HALF their regular prwes; they rprcsei t aluis too extra ordinar; to be overlooked. Lovely Blouses VKIIY &P1XI IJA- PUICtll) They find so manv different ways to be cunimlng, these ltttlo Illouaea fashioned of beautiful cotton and silk materials not th Uaat in thlr iiresiattble luw prices, telllns a stotv of valuer found only on the raret of ih -raaloaa. This spei lal showiiiK in etudes all the wuann s must fB.vorei! mjles and wanted i ol-rs. Priced foi thv Pre-lm -ntiny Eala noguUr $2 18 to $3 98 Q-t flA Cotton Blouses at tDJLsiis Regular $4S0 to $T "5 Cotton X"u S1.98a,. S3.98 P. x hr $1 r0 t.. 5-i i . &, sin. rinii-- -s y:.' 4BSi I J 25 to $32.50 Winter Suits $15 A xpnial lot of Mi dish Suit-. In ml4 and ind 1 Ins ki up In. hides only one of a I ind ami si r-RU' i. J . i) i to $3J '.D Values pil.d to i losi nut at onlv mmmm. siar Aa.oiftf M,s JlfUOU, u WlfOft u3 S15.00 Remarkable Values In Petticoats These lnel l'tttl outs ire luil maiieluus values at this diasil eally rudueed piiie The die fashioned of Jeit-ej silk und ra dium, und are shown In the sea-t-on s popular i olors A Rood as woitment of stles to select fiom. Our rcKUlar $4 DO to $5,911 val ue's, speelally prleed for the pro- Inventory SuKi at . . . S3.S8 I riHiiiiiiuiiiniiiiiiitimiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiimniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiuiHHimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiimiuiiuiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiimiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiMir: day. His two bons. W I. and II. II Henmnn. and ono slater, Mary lien man, nil of Halls, survive him. The St Joseph Structural Steer Co. ha supplied all of the steel for tho new Methodist Hospital work on whleh Is now In progress. n. N. HulIMirfs car was stripped of all worth while on Sunday night, while parked back of Hulburt's house, 132S 1'iedeilck Avenue. Chester Correll gavo hmrd In tho sum of $300 Monday In feeleral court on a liquor charge. Don niley's Motor Inn. Storage and best repair department In city. La dles' rest room and free check room In connection. Seventh and Jule. Advertisement. Oscar King of Uethany Is In a hos pital here suffering from a fiacture of tho splno caused by a motor spill near Avonuo City Tuesday, Miss Atmlo M. Street, a former teacher here, died In Bonner Spiings, Kas", Tuesday, David JJroivn, a well known farmer living soven miles south of this cltyf died Thuraday. The car which killed Frank Deculoz on Tuesday has not jet been found, Tho hearing of Joe Wagner, arrest--ed here for robbing tho bank at Piper, JSlas., and held on a fugltlvo warrant. ?wl!l take place this morning. At a mcetlns of tho pollco board Thursday the chief was lnstiucted to arrange with Kansas City for an os chanve of platurcs and finger prints for the Identification department; traffic officer Puett was dismissed, Hay'Pnvvsll and Ora Bird were np- Trafflc Officer Puett, stationed at Sixth and Trancls, was cusponded by chief of pollco Ilaphde! Saturday, charged with neglect of duty. Willie Turner, Clifford Blbblns and Theodore Schumacher, the three ne groes who tried to hold up John Ilatta. baugh Saturday night, will have n pre liminary Jan, 5. Tlioy aro In jail. Sam Adsit, now traffic manager of the Virginia railroad with hcudauar teis at Norfolk, Va Is visiting Mr. and Mrs. W, A. Evans. - Tiro damaged the home of afro. M. B. Castlo, 223D Francis, Wednesday, to tho extont of $1,200. Luther Foot, 31, stopped Into a rear room of his home, 410 Hast Kansas Avenue, Tuesday forenoon, and: after wilting a note to his wife showing ho was despondent, placed n pistol to la head and killed hlmsolf the first shot. Joe BalsM was fined $200 Tuesday for bolus drunk and shooting hU gun off In the confines of the packing houbo district. Dr. Bon Reynolds, tho leadlnz phy sician of Great Falls, Montana, and tho son of Dr. J. B. Royuolds, arrlvod SuuJay to visit his parents for a few days, A campaign against the pigeons which loost In tho oavos of tho busi ness houscs.vvlirbe inaugurated by the police who will shoot the filendly and harmless birds. Two sharpers vvorkod tho chango racket on a clerk at the Quality Trunk Co Wednesday, and beat her out of $20. Four llttlo children of Mr and Mrs. Millard Bond of Colorado and Pryor Avenues, havo been taken over by the Humane society, they having been de serted by tholr parents. CAN IMPROVE OWN SERVICE Many Wajs lit Uileh TcleplKmo Users 5 fay Promote Its i:frlclency. commonly lecognUei are the p-o-nlon of an adequate plant carefully plan ned by competent telephone engineers and properly maintained, the work ot the traffic depattment which operates the plant and purforms the actions neoessarj to connect one subscriber with another and tho important work uf the commercial department which handles the business relations with subscribers and which aids them In providing themselves with proper fa cilities to handle their tolephone bus iness. It must aUo provide adequtte dlrectoiies so that tho subscriber may know with whom he can tal'c Tele phone IVese Service. l!l!il!llllllllllllli:ili:nilllllllllll!l!l!llt!i!llll!lllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllilll!. i: LATE POSTAL ORDERS xs.3Sfvjr You will rejjprct it nct December Giristinas Savings Club. if you fail to join our Eleven classes, lc to $5.00 Increasing, decreasing and fixed. 4 Interest paid- Mom.y In tlw letter Mails Wlilcli IlelitZ Sent to Itmnnnliv. Are V Christmas day vva so warm that many pooplo Imagined that It was Eaiitor, ' E. A. Bddlns' and L. B. Antrim's cars collldod at Tonth and Ollvo Sun day, and both cars wero badly bunged u"' . 4 j W, P, Fulkerson to recovering from an attack of rheumatism, at a (local hospital. Albert E. Pulman, 32 years of .age, a worker at the St. Joseph Structural Steel works, who had his back broken some weeks ago, died at a hospital Bishop Quayle, who hies been dan gerously 111, to reported recovering. Mrs. Ebtcll Mario Wehrman, 31 years of ago, died at the family home. 2608 Ollvo street, Wednesday morning after A prolonged Illness, Michael Ilenman, one of the well known farmers of tho Halls neighbor hood, died at his homo Monday and was burloU In Klrllii cemotery Tues- Trom tho vtowpolnt of the person I desiring to talk, good telephone ser vice consists In belnc able to reach promptly and without confusion any person desired and to talk satisfactor ily and without interruption. It U 3oldom appreciated how Important a part the subserlbers themselves play In the giving of telephone service. The porson desired should answer a call promptly and eourtooualy Ho should have sufficient telephone fa cilities so that his lines will not bo busy an undue portion of the time. If ho has a private branch exohango, ho should provide himself with com petent operators, and If he does no answer the telsphbne himself, he should 'make provision for someone else to answer It property. " Tho calling subscriber should know how to make his dalts, he should give the call accurately and clearly to tho operator, and he should pay attention to her repetition. r Ho should know how to lias the transmitter and re ceiver so oa to ob'taln the maximum efficiency from those Instruments. He should know tho significance of suoli signals as the nudlblo ringing signal, and he should know how to signal tho operator. Subscribers on party lines should refrain from Interference with othor persons on their lines who may bo talking. If there Is failure In any of these ways, the subscriber cannot reuelve satisfactory service although the telephone , company does every thing In Its power. The function of the telephone com pany In giving service whleh are most Notwithstanding tho prohibition against tho sending of monoy, either . ill uie luiin u. yiie-i ui .um, tvnu.tiui In ordinary or registered lottors. to Rumania, It Is agparent that letters with money continue to be mailed to Rumania. Tho fact of receipt of let ters with money Inclosed Is Indicated because provision has been mado at the Rumania post otftco of receipt that the addresses present themselves In order that tho contents of tho let tern may be examined by the authori ties In tho preseneo of tho addressees. Should currency be found In tha let ters tho addressees are required to pay a tax equal to the amount charged by the postal administration for the ac ceptance and delivery In Rumania of an equal amount of monoy In the so eaded '"value letter." The rato on these letters varies from VI to 2 cents of the value of tho contents. Addresses) on Pnrccl-pont for Poland Refrrlng to the department's an nouncement of September 23, 1922, relating among other matters to the Inadequate addresses on mall matter for Poland, attention Is Invited to the following extract (translation) from a lettor which has Just beon received from tho postal administration of rotund respecting the mattert "The Polish parcol-poat exohange offlco at Denzlg, as wall aa all tho de livering post offices, complain against the circumstance that all parcels mailed In the United States of Amor!, ci und Intended for addresses living in PoUnd bear Illegible and Indistinct addresces. "It otton happens that the names of the places are ho Inoorreet t'hat parcels addressed to places of the Join at once before it is too late and get a check just before - next Xmas. THE BANK OF PERSONAL SERVICE The I echanics State Bank i Francis Street at Fifth. St. Joseph, Mo. 2 niiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii:ii:iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii::iii:iit;iiiii(U!ii-: same name must be sent from office to office, covering a period of per haps sevoral weeks, in order to be finally delivered to the addressees. ' It therefore results that a large number of parcel remain undelivered at the respective office on account of completely illegible addresses and that parcels bearing Incorrect name of places. In view of the Ion convey ance, very often arrive In the hands of the addressees In damaged condi tion, or else with serious delay; per haps they aro lost track of, whloh causes continual Inquiry and com plaint on tha part of the tepectlve senders." Already there Is in sight over a million and a half In new building for next J ear. and this to according to contractors, but a starter While the totals aro not yt In for 1982, there is now over a million and a halt ahow up for the progress of 1922, which to generally conceded to have been the worst building jear MKce tho sir broke out. PI IU.1C NOTtUi: State of Mlssouil, Cuuuty of elinua.1 In the matter of applIcaUon Claude Chaoce for parol. . 3tlce Is hereby given that t, ClauJ Clianee, convicted of the crime grand lsreen in the County of P thauan, Stite of Missouri, on the 21 day of May. 1921. and sentenced i two years' Impi isunment in the pen lentiary at Jefferson City, Mtaeoun whore I am now confined have m.e. application for Parole and will t a flven a publle hearing before n tate PrUon Board at the hearing o ftce in Mid penitentiary on the secc . I Monday In February. 1323. same bolt the ljtli elay uf said month, when i. -ona in favor of ev against the grtti. in If of Mid paroln will he heard I seld State PrlMH Board. AH per' who favor or oppose said appilcatl n aro Invited to communicate with i i Hoard on or before said date givlns i writing such facts aa they would havo considered in thU matter CLAUDK CHANCK. (1230 Applicant Have you ever otcs that If jwt plek up a starving dog out of th gut ter, feed Mm & vKow Mn ta Ma 8rnial state of beta? Its will net bite you? put it to different with men Nodaway Democrat-Forum. If men wr realty made of ihjJiiij It M uuthtat psrtioutotrlr twang i women make mok)s of mqp. An ' tHey & 4a. starting who K saaeVs a nioky nt "iWii JsartMl.