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Temple Theatre
From June 11th to June 17th.
SATURDAY, June 11 th
2nd last chapter of Ruth Roland in"Ruth
of the Rockies." Mutt and Jeff. News
Weekly, and comedy.
10c and 20c
Douglas Fairbanks in "His Majesty
the American." Another Fairbanks
10c and 20c
Gladys Walton in "Rich Girl Foor
Girl." A highly amusing drama, a
joyous picture.
10c and 20c
Country Store Night.
Over 50 valuable presents given
away free. Buck Jones in "Two
Moons." Kathleen O'Connor in "The
Lion Man." Seven reels and country
store for
10c and 20c
Owen Moore in "The Chicken in the
Case." A side-spliting comedy.
10c and 20c
Rupert Hughes presents the comedy
hit of the year "Scratch My Back."
10c and 20c
South Arm Board Review.
The Board of Review of South Arm
Township will meet at the office of the
Supervisor of said township on Monday
and Tuesday, June 13th and 14th at
9 o'clock in the forenoon and remain in
session six hours each day as required
by law.
H. E. HUTTON, Supervisor.
United States Has 66,191,000 Cattle.
Cattle in the United States are esti
mated by the Department of Agricul
ture to number CO.191,000 head, of
which 23,431,000 are In dairy herds,
83,824,000 in beef herds and the rest
Dog Ate Master's $25 Roll of Bills.
A dog owned by Ilenry Pfelffer, the
ater owner of Kenton, Mich., Is worth
At least $25. He ate a roll of bills
totaling that amount when the money
dropped on the flour.
Americans Prefer Cities to Country.
More than a third of the country's
population In 1020 and nearly 70 per
cent of the urban dwellers 37,770,114
personslived in cities of 25,000 In
habitants or more, figures of the cen
sus bureau show.
Turkey May Force Her Men to Marry.
Alarmed at the growing depopula
tion of Turkey, the. Turkish national
ist parliament, at Angora, Is consider
ing a bill to compel all men twenty
five years old or more to marry uu
less prevented by health reasons.
Notices of Lost, Wanted, For Salc
For Rent, etc., in this Column Is 2d
cents for one insertion for 25 words or
loss. Initials count as one word and
ompound words count as two words.
Above this number of words a charge
of one cent a word will be made for
the first Insertion and one-half cent for
subsequent insertions, with a mimimum
harge of 15 cents.
Third and Nichols Sts. MRS. C.
WALSH. 20x2
For Sale Real Estate
FOF SALE My residence on North
Main Bt. For terms inquire of HAR
RY CURKENDALL, Harbor Springs,
Mich. 45 tf.
For Sale Miscellaneous
tween six and seven acres of standing
Alfalfa which we wish to sell as it
stands. Parties interested please com
municate at once. MRS. W. P.SQUIER
East Jordan. Phone 71.
preparing to move away, we offer for
sale a few pieces of household arti
cles. 3 Burner "Perfection" oil
stove; "Welpmate" range; carpet
sweeper; fruit cans, all sizes; stove
zinc; kitchen cabinet and other arti
cles. All in pood condition and rea
sonably priftcd. Call and see P. M.
WAGON BOX in good condition.
Have no further use for it. BOHU-
MIL STANEK, East Jordan, R. 4. 22-3
FORSALE-Five yearling HEIFERS;
also some seven-weeks-old PIGS
dan. Phone 1G5-22. 22x2
FOR SALE New and Second-hand
Siding, New and second-hand Pine
Lumber, 1 and 2 inch Hemlock, Win
dows and Frames, and Electric Wire
and Fixtures. Matchad Lumber.
Some City Property. ROBERT
We are agents for CHAMPION SILOS,
Silo Fillers and Feed Grinders. None
better. ANTHONY ZOULEK, East
Jordan, R. 1. Phono 118F22. 18x6
G. A. Lisk, Publisher
Subscription Rate, $1.50 per year.
Entered at the poitoffice at Eait Jordan
Michigan, at second data mail matter.
(Edited by Mrs. O. D. Smith)
Highway Com'r Smith was working
on the Richardson Hill last Monday.
About $20 cleared from the dance
held in Wilson Crange Hall last Satur
day evening.
Miss Melba Sutton visited her aunt,
Mrs. Oleson in camp a few days last
A light frost Sunday morning which
did some damage to corn, potatoes and
garden truck.
Miss Ethel Brintnall completed her
school in the Knop district last Wednes
day and is at home again.
Edwin Tilley visited his sister, who
is teaching the Robinson school near
Boyne Falls, last Sunday.
Mr. anff Mrs. Thos. Locke of East
Jordan were visitors at Ray Nowland's
in this place last Monday.
Wm. Crawford and family and Neil
Flannery and family of East Jordan,
were visitors at John Hott's In Afton
last Sunday.
Rev. Mr. Spaun, a Free Methodist
preacher from Indiana held services at
Wilson Grange Hall last Fridayevening.
(Edited by Mrs. B. E. Waterman)
Clyde Hollinshead has been laid up
with blood Doison in his hand, but is
able to be at work again.
Mr. and Mrs. George Mayville of
Bovne City spent Sunday at A. E.
Wm Murmv took Mr. and Mrs. Her
man Schultz to Boyne City, Sunday,
where they visitea Mrs. Anna opence,
and brought Mr. and Mrs. Schultz's
baby home with them.
Mr. and Mrs. Ransom Jones, Mr. and
Mrs. Ira Bradshaw were callers at B. E.
Watermans, Sunday.
Rev. J. Hackett and wife eat Sunday
dinner at their daughters, Mrs. John
Mrs. Eugene Hawley who has been
ill at John Hawley's while here on a
visit, is up again.
Chas. Murphy is putting strawberries
on the market.
Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Murray, Mrs. Wm.
Murray and children drove over to
Intermediate Lake, Sunday and took
dinner at the home of Joe Walker.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Vance returned
to their home in Grand Rapids Monday
June 6th.
F. M. Luther took supper at B. E.
Watermans Monday evening.
Mr. and Mrs. Bradshaw eat shortcake
dinner at Mr. and Mrs. Ransom Jones,
Mrs. Ellsworth and son, Carl, of East
Jordan narrowly escaped serious in
juries when their auto turned turtle
over the bank on the Shepard hill
Mr. and Mrs. Bradshaw eat shortcake
dinner at Mr. and Mrs. Ransom Jones,
Mrs. Ellsworth and son, Carl of East
Jordan narrowly escaped serious in
juries when their auto turned turtle
over the bank on the Shepard hili Tues
day morning, as it was, Mrs. Ellsworth
rom'vH epvorp bruises on her shoulder
and some bad scratches. The top of
the car was aemonsnea as wen as me
wind shield.
Roy Bradshaw called at the home of
Chas. Say, bunday.
(Edited by Mrs. E. Hayden)
This very interesting item came in
too late for last week. Mr. and Mrs.
Ira McKee made up a party of about
thirty relatives from Peninsular May
24, and all motored to Boyne City in
the evoning for a surprise party on
their daughter, Mrs. Geo. Weaver, it
being her birthday. They took well
filled baskets and had a pot-luck sup
per and a general good time, returning
home at an early hour a. m.
We are all glad to welcome back our
old standby, 'Tat" on R 2 East Jordan
after his two weeks illness, caused by
poisoning the doctor claimed. The
vacancy was very ably filled by Dalton
Gay but we want Pat.
Little Robert Hayden enjoyed a visit
from his grandmother, Mrs. John
Jacobson of Lakeview who has been
in Boyne City for eleven weeks caring
for her stepmother, Mrs. Gerard in her
last sickness.
Mrs. Don McKinley of Chicago visit
ed her childhood home, the L. E. Phil
lips farm Friday.
Jim Barkley of the firm, Barkley
and Berkley of Boyne City was through
this section Friday buying eggs.
A light frost Saturday morning and a
killing frost Sunday morning killed
lots of tender wild growths but it did
not seem to touch corn that was up
several inches. It is doubtful if grapes
can stand it. '
Jesse Wright who has been poorly
for several months went to East Jor
dan Thursday to have all his teeth ex
tracted, the doctors having decided it
was pyorrhea that ailed him.
C. A. Crane has built a cottage on
the beach at Cedar Lodge.
Strawberries are very plentiful.
Geo. Staley delivered strawberries to
Boyne City Saturday being the first to
pick this year.
E. Hayden took the census of Star
Dis. May 31 and enrolled 34 names.
There will be aUput 20 on the school
roll and the rest are eligible to tuition
in high school. . x
Most of the farmers have their corn
planted and some have commenced
Pickle planting is well under way.
Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Wangeman had
company several days last week, a
man and his wife of Wisconsin, because
of our disabled telephone we could not
get the name, who wished to buy a
farm. They spent several days driving
around the country, making a trip
around Pine Lake one day but they de
parted the last of the week without
but may yet decide on some of the pla
ces for sale in this section.
Orval Bennett is home from Boyne
City High school this week having
passed so well in his daily work he is
excused from the final test.
There are a good many resortefs at
Hayden Point now.
The Lone Scouts camped out at Hay
den Point Saturday night and had a
ball game Sunday.
Perry Looze of the Three Bell dist.
was a guest of the Lone Scouts at Hay
den Point Sunday.
A. G. Reich is taking advantage of
his temporary lay-off on the good road
to cut his sweet clover and get his po
tatoes planted.
Elton Jarman and Edward Gerin
worked for A. Reich last week.
Geo. Jarman worked for W. Sander
son on South Arm Lake last week.
, A letter from Allen Hayden states
she is well established at "her job at
Hallet's Inn, Charlevoix and likes it
very much.
The 239 telephone Is tangled up
most of the time. Lots of the poles
are lopping and that lets the wires sag
and every little thing puts them out of
order. Vve are sorry not to be able to
get more interesting items on account
of that.. .
Regular meeting of the Common
Council of the City of East Jordan held
at the council rooms, Monday evening,
June 6, 1921.
Meeting was called to order by Mayor
Wilson. Present: Mayor Wilson, and
Aldermen Porter, Stone, Whittington,
Kowalskie and Aldrich. Absent None.
Minutes of the last meeting were
read and approved.
Bills were presented for payment as
Northern Auto Co., chassis for
fire truck $717.82
E. W. Giles, cleaning streets . . . 42.00
City Treasurer, paym't of labor 76.35
H. B. Hipp, gravel 245.25
J. A. Dresser, auditing city books 297.25
Ilenry Cook, salary' 100.00
D. L. Wilson, salary 33.33
Otis J. Smith, salary 35.00
John White, labor at cemetery.. 39.30
Keid-uraif Plumb. Co., labor and
material 279.23
J. A. Nickless, labor ..... 1.00
E. R. Kleinhans, iabor at cemetery 40.00
E. J. Hose Co., Lewis fire 11.00
City ireas., payment of Board of
Review 48.00
Elec. Light & Power Co., lighting
library 3.55
E. A. Robinson, survey work... 17.00
John Monroe, cutting off piles.. 22.50
Elec. Light & Power Co., lighting
streets 597.00
Elec. Light &Power Co., pumping245.16
The Hannah-Lay Mercantile Co.,
books for library 2.00
The II. W. Wilson Co., books for
library 9.00
Librarian of Congress, mdse for
library 2.84
Grace Boswell, salary & telephone 61.00
Harriet Empey, sal. as librarian 60.00
Carl L. Mourer, water ledger.... 20.33
ueo. wahr, books lor library.... 115.81
Argo Milling Co., order of John
Monroe. 1325.98
Hite Drug Co.. fumigators, etc. 26.20
Mich, btate lei. Co., rentals & toll 5.75
Last Jordan Lbr. Co., mdse.... 111.04
Northern Auto Co., labor on fire
truck 3.00
On motion by Porter, the bills were
allowed by an aye and nay vote as
Ayes: Wilson, Aldrich, Porter, Whit
tington, Kowalske and Stone.
Nays: none.
Moved by Wilson, supported by Por
ter to deposit $1000 111 the People's
State Savings Bank to the credit of
John Monroe, subject to check forpav
ing bills, and to assume tha following
oougaiions ny saia jonn Monroe: Ar
go Milling Co., $1,395.98; East Jordan
Lbr. Co., $44.30; East Jordan Iron
Works, $36.35. Motion carried by an
aye and nay vote as follows:
Ayes: Wilson, Kowalske, Stone,
Porter, Aldrich, and Whittington.
Nays: None.
Moved bv Aldrich. suDDorted bv Por
ter that the fire chief be authorized
and instructed to order a Federal elec
trie siren on free trial Motion carried
by an aye and nay vote as follows:
Ayes: Wilson, Porter, Aldrich, Ko
walske, Whittington and btone.
Nays: none.
Moved by Whittington, supported by
Stone that the sum of $50 be donated
for the payment of delegates expenses
to the State Firemen's convention.
Motion carried by an aye and nay vote
as follows:
Ayes: Wilson, Porter, Aldrich, Whit
tington, Stone and Kowalske.
Nays: none.
On motion by Porter meeting was
OTIS J. SMITH, City Clerk.
Pretty Eileen Sedgwick It a Texas
girl. She was born and educated in
Galveston. She has been on the stage
since childhood. She is five feet three
inches tall, weighs 120 pounds, has
blond hair and dark biut eyes.
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Man Taken From Roof of Floating
Home Sees 50 Persons Drowned;
City In Darkness.
Pueblo, Colo. It Is estimated that
from 100 to 600 people lost their lives,
and property damage of about $10.
000,000 resulted from to flood.
Troops have been put In charge of
the city by Governor Oliver II. Shoup.
Along railroad tracks from Colorado
Springs to Pueblo are scenes of de
solation and disaster, fences down,
great trees uprooted, deep gullies torn
In the fields by the rushing torrents.
Charles Bradman, a refugee just In
from Pueblo, says that while the prop
erty loss and the number of dead
may be over-estimated, hundreds have
been lost who never will be found.
They ae buried In deep mud and
wreckage or washed by the rapid
stream far south.
"I was in a rooming house in the in
undated district,." be said. "We got
sufficient warning, but failed to heed
it. A wall of water several feet high
struck the building, carrying it off its
foundation. The water soon reached
the second story. Several roomers
were lost. I was rescued from the
roof in a row boat. I saw several
houses wrecked and I am sure 50 lives
were lost In my own observation. I
am glad to escape with my life. I
lost about everything else."
Ivor Daley and Wilbur F. Cannon,
of Colorado Springs, comfortably
located in a building above the flooded
district, spent all Friday night In
watching flood and fire do deadly
work in Pueblo. Their statement Is
that the Arkansas river leaped its
banks at 7 o'clock In the evening.
Autoists caught in their cars in the
streets abandoned them and the cars
knocked against each other, bumped
into plate glass windows, turning over
and over until at length broken to
pieces. Late Friday night and early
Saturday fires were more frequent,
they said, caused by unslacked lime
and oil and augmented by drifting
houses, lumber and other combust
ibles. At 2 o'clock Saturday morning
it was possible to read a newspaper
by light of these fires.
Daley said the night in Pueblo was
a night of terror.
"We saw bodies of the drowned
taken temporarily to the court house,
Congress hotel and' other buildings,
nine out of 10 covered with mud and
debris beyond recognition.
"One rescuer told us 18 bodies were
picked up in 20 minutes. It Is im
possible to tell the number of the
dead. It may be 500 and It may be
"A man 75 years old roosted in a
tree all night in the northern part of
the town. He said he had seen 100
people perish from his vantage of ob
servation. "Another man saw 50 or more Mex
icans dashed away in their adobe
houses near the river."
Miss Bromwell, Loop the Loop
Record Holder, Falls at Mlneola.
Mlneola, N. Y. Miss Laura Brom
well, holder of the loop the loop rec
ord for women, and one of the best
known women pilots in the world, was
killed at Mltchel field Sunday after
noon. Miss Bromwell was flying at an alti
tude of about 1,000 feet when the acci
dent happened. She had Just com
pleted one loop and was about to
make a second when something went
wrong with the plane and it crashed
to the ground.
Miss Bromwell, whose home was in
Cincinnati, O., was 23 years old.
Automobile Turns Over When Driver
Loses Control.
Muskegon, Mich. Orrie Thompson,
32 years old, was killed and three
others were Injured, two probably fa
tally, Sunday, when Thompson lost
control of his automobile and it turn
ed over.
Mr. and Mrs. Loren Adams were
brought to a hospital here where It is
said they might not recover. James
Master, another member of the party,
was slightly injured. The four-months-old
baby of Mr. and Mrs.
Abrams was found unhurt In the
Argentine Strikes Serious.
Buenos Aires. The labor situation
in Buenoa Aires is growing, more cri
tical. Several unions, including those
of the shoemakers and flour mill op
eratives, have joined the strike of
chauffeurs, bringing the total num
ber of strikers to more than 30,000.
The Maritime Federation' has, decreed
a general strike to tie up all maritime
traffic under the Argentine flag. Wait
ers in numerous restaurants walked
out, as did the operatives in some
workshops of the tramway lines.
"Buy It Because
It's a
tu debater
Great Reduction
In Prices
Demonstration cheerfully
F. G. Craig, Prop'r
Knowing and Living.
Of all men perhaps the book-lover
needs most to be reminded that roan's
business here is to know for the sake
of living, not to live for the sake of
knowing. Frederic Harrison.
Pews Only for the Nobility.
So far as is known, pews were first
placed in churches for the use of Nor
man nobles. Ordinary worshipers sat
on three-legged stools.
Did you ever know of an automobile
owner that didn't plan to buy a bigger
A survey of the field of men reveals
that too many half-mile horses have
been entered in the mile runs.
Judged from the way they get it on,
some of the girls belong to the Cubist
school of painters.
A dozen good turns you do another
will all be forgotten after the one bad
turn you do him.
There is a difference between a money-maker
and a money-taker.
YourIome Flour
Iron Duke - - White Rose
Deserve Your Attention
They Are '
Made From Pure Wheat.
The Vlrglllan Plow.
Early the forest elm is bowed by
main force to bend Into a share-beam,
and takes the shape of the curving
plow; to the stock of It are fitted the
long eight-foot pole, the two mold
boards, and the double back of the
share-head; and the light lime is cut
to season for the yoke, and the tall
beech for the plow-tall that Is to turn
the carriage from above and behind,
and oak battens are hung over the fire
for the smoke to search them through.
"The Eelogues and Georglcs of Vir
gil" (tr. by J. W. Mackall).
"Brazilian Grass."
This Is a name incorrectly applied
to a substance used In the manufacture
of a cheap kind of hats known as Bra
zilian grass hats, nnd also as chip hats.
It consists of strips of leaves of a palm,
which are Imported to Great .Britain
and elsewhere for this manufacture,
chiefly from Cuba.
Courting a Widow.
Don't Imagine that you can avoid a
courting stunt by paying attention to
a widow. She'll expect as much fuss
and "ootsy-wootsy" slush as a sixteen-year-old
maldsn. Cincinnati Enquirer.

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