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HTUHKS AAD OFFICES.
STORE, modem, near post office; low
rent. O. P. Stebblns, 1610 Chicago.
FARM A RAN' ll LAND FOR SALE
1M in Harrison Co., Iowa: new Improve
ments: land lajra rood, at $110; $500 down,
12.600 March 1, time on balance. A bar
rain. We'll prove It. Come and Be.
, FRANK HTLL, Logan, la.
9, to or 10 ACRES, rood heavy roll, well
settled part of Todd county, Minn.; rood
roada. schools end churches. Price, 116 to
$20 per acre. Terms. $1 per acre cash,
balance $1 per acre a year; 6,000 acres to
select from. Schwab Bros., 1028 Plymouth
King., Minneapolis, Minn
WE have several rood quarter eeotlona
of Minnesota lands that we will trade
for city property. McCartan & Whalen,
UPPER WISCONSIN-Best dairy and
general crop state In the union; settlers
wanted; lands for sale at low prices on
easy terms. Ask for booklet S4 on Wiscon
sin Central Land Grant Excellent lands
for stock raining. If Interested In fruit
lands ask for booklet on apple orchards.
Address Land and Industrial Dept.. Soo
Line Hallway. Minneapolis, Minn.
HAVB YOU A FARM FOR 8 A LET
Write a rood description of your land
and send It to the Sioux City (la.) Jour
nal, "Iowa's Most Powerful Want Ad
Mtdlura." Twenty-five words every. Fri
day evenlnr. Saturday morning and every
, Saturday evenlnr and Sunday for one
month, riving sixteen ads on twelve dif
ferent days for $2; or 60 wot da, $4. or 78
word a $8. - "
Largest circulation of amy Iowa news
.paper; t&O.OOO readers dally In (our great
BUT a fine (MO-acre stock ranch near
church, school and general store. Mrs.
C. K. Shlppen, Pardun, Neb.
The One Best Buy
Perkins Co., Neb., Lands, $15
to $25 acre. Come see for your
self. We prove it or pay all of
your expenses. Enough said.
Write for particulars to
Agents Wanted in Every
County. Write me.
ONLY $376 buys a Mo-ecre school land
lease In Cherry county, running twenty
; four years, being nine miles from town
an'! R. R. This l a bargain. Write
owner, L. C. Crandall. 1644 Locust St.,
$40 A CHtS. sure crop, arm near llar
man; level and well Improved. Priced
right Win Fasaett Herman. Neb.
REAL ESTATE LOAN'S
$100 TO. tin. 000 made promptly. F. D.
Weed, Weed Bldg.. llth Farnara Sta
CITY and farm loans, 6, 5H. per cent
J. H. Dumont Co.. 4t State Bank.
A "For Sale" ad will turn second-hand
furniture mto cash.
CTY property. Large loans a specialty.
W. H Thomas. 22? State Bunk Blt
t TO 6 for loans on best class city
residences In amount. $2,000 up. also
farm loans. Reasonable commissions
PKTER3 TRTTBT CO., 1M Farnam St
OMAH homes. Kast Nebraska farms.
O'Kr.EFH REAL ESTATES CO.,
1018 Omnha National. Phone Douglas ITU.
FARM AND CITY LOANS.
Til Keellne Bldg. Phone I. im
MONr'Y on hand for cltv snd fsrm loans.
H. W. Binder. City Natlonsl Rank Bids
r.C' CITY IJANS. C. O. Cerlberr.
uv" 11 Brandels Theater Bldg.
REAL ESTATE FOIt EXCH NOE
ONE -room house, corner lot. will trade
equity for a good vacant lot.
O. A. ECKLES,
Phone P. 1MH or H. BTs$.
OTI VFP wl l exrh form nsr Co. Bluffs,
1 residences in Omaha and Wlnaida. Neb..
for small farm and cash. J 0, liae-
lEV EN-PASSENGER auto to exchan
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REAIi ESTATE WANTED
I WANT to buy for cash or $ very
cheip tots. Give price and legal de
rcrii.tlon and you will hear from ma
S. $40. Bee
IF you want to sell, let the people
know. We take a picture of your plsce,
make ISO copies, write a full and complete
.deser P'lon and put it In th hands of
ov. r l'JO real estate men In Omaha. We
also display It on our bulletin board at
15th and Karnam Sts.. where thousmris
art, passing dolly. Results count. Our
chr,r:;- of 'he lr i,ree Is IK rlvln
you the greatest amount of publicity at
a iiitiii i t. etibt.
RKALTY LISTING CO.MPANY.
Tyler 400 Ware Hloek
REAIi ESTATE ACREAGE
5 Acres, $2500
Very sightly, near Center Bt. paved
road; 700 grapevines; I seres alfalfa.
Harrison & Morton
REAL ESTATE NORTH 8IDB
Is'lCE 4-Room CotUge wltbnathTTct
light, gas, $2,000. $iu0 down. $30 per ma.
J6U Wirt. Tel Web. t.
CHICAGO t3J Neat four-room cottars
HARRY'S DIVORCE SUIT
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AMivMen VEJ oa ao
fix 5rvft HfcF-
HAS WRESTLER WHO
WILL BATTLE JOE
W. H. Barton Comet to Omaha with
Greek Who Doubts Supremacy
of Dodge Lad.
WANTS MELADY TO PUT ON MIX
W. II. Barton, the man who staged the
B tech er-Le wis match tn EvansvUle, Ind
Is In Omaha wtth a Greek 'Ysaeler" In
tow. The said Greek anrwra to the nam
of Kuvaros and be aspires to tackle Jo
seph Stecher of Dodge. Neb.
Barton Invaded St. Joseph after leavinr
'Eavnsvllle and he scheduled a match be
tween Btecher and Kuvaros for next
Thursday. He pot on a couple of other
matches In Joe town to test the sentiment
of the city and decided St Joseph was
about ready to enter the hands of under,
takers so he cancelled the match and
blew the xlllare.
He came up to Omaha for the purpose
of a conference with Gene Melady. He
wants Melady to staro the Btecher
Kuvaros match In Omaha or Council
Barton says the Greek will give Steoher
a tough tussle, although, of course, the
odds would be for victory by the Dodge
lad. "I think Kuvaros would make
fltecher' work harder than any of the
other fellows he has wrestled and I be
lieve it would be a treat match, de
If Barton can't ret his man on with
fltecher here ha intends to beat It for
the sunny south land.
In Various Fields
At the coming meeting of the base ball
rules committee of the major lnague a
special ruling will be requested to cover
the following instance which occurred on
a southern professional diamond laet
summer: An umpire, very rocently pro
moted from the playing ranks, was offi
ciating behind the pitcher's box. With a
runner off second the batter drove s
high line drive over the purler's head
and the umpire, thinking that he was
still shortstopplng, speared the ball anJ
REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS
Harney, just west of 20th, $35 M. (Near
Harrison & Morton
New Hotel and
47 rooms, steam heat, running water
In every room; situated on corner lot
near 16th St.; attractive revenue and
Further Information at our office.
Glover & Spain
Douglas 8963. 91-20 City National.
100 feet on Farnam St.. near :oth, $3C,000.
Harrison & Morton
REAL- EST A TE Si IftCELL A NKOU8
I have a fine new six
room houBe, all modern,
beautifully finished, well
located, near street car. A
snap for $3,400.
Terms: $500 cash, bal
ance monthly payments.
Phone Wal. 2125.
On a -roora strictly modern, well built
home from owner; hot water heat.
M tn. Omaha Bee.
LOT, 13th and Monroe Sts. Address 7,
flee Off'oe Woiith Omnlia
TOO LATE TO CLASSIFY.
LOST-$m REWARD $110 for capture
and conviction of thief, f!t for return of
team, buggy and harness. Team of bay
,nr. itrlilit l.lbti each: one a little
darker than other, front while foot, star
forehead, tip of ears clipped; other
rougher looking solid bay. Mohair top
buggy, light colored from weather, orig
inally brown; side curtains almost white.
W 111 probably be seen driving single and
leading other mare, as shafts were sub
stituted on buggy. Also took single har
ness. If seen, please notify ne Imme
diately. .A. 8. Ldwarda. Sheriff Mills
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THE BEK: OMAHA, MONDAY, DECEMBER 13. 1015.
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Just an Earful
Harry Tn thill took Mysterious Billy Smith up to Boston for a fight some years
ago and that was some ) b If you remenvber what a raussy person Mysterious
Will was. Harry took the first day off to find Bill training quarters and while
Harry was away BUI got Into a muss
with a colored sport and was slashed on
the leg with a raior.
After quite a run the cops caught the
slasher and brought him to the police
station. Smith had to Identify the man
first before charges could be placed
against him, so they rushed over to
Smith's hotel and brought him back' to
the station house.
The lieutenant at the desk mltted Smith,
then ordered the colored carver brought
forth from the coop. He stood before
the desk. Smith was on the other side
of the room.
"Is this the man who cut you with a
rasor, Mr. Smith T" asked the lieutenant
with a stern look.
Mysterious Will walked over to where
the dusky demon stood, hauled oft and
knocked the latter flat with a right on
"Is that the man?" asked the lieu
"No." barked the mysterious one, "I
never saw him before In my life."
threw to second,
thua completing a
The ranking committee of the National
Lawn Tennis association in Its report to
the parent body again emphasises the un
satisfactory response to its reauest for
data upon which to base its ranking of
Piayera, According to the committee, the
replies received this year were less than
the number turned In at the end of the
114 season. Blank were supplied, through,
very club holding membership in the
association, to all players who competed
in sanctioned tournaments during 1915. .
It is estimated that more than $.000
racquet wielders competed In 143 tourna
ments sanctioned by the United Rates
National Lawn Tennis association, yet
but eighty-six singles and forty-two
doubles record blanks were returned to
the committee. Aa a result a portion of
the ranking had to be done upon unoffi
cial and preas reports of the play. Since
but a small proportion of the tournament
players evince any desire to supply the
committee wtth the necessary data for
ranking purposes, other methods for
recording the progress of tennis competi
tion will be adopted before the 191$ sea
President Charles H. Bbbets of the
Brooklyn club la anthoritv for the
ment that an effort will be made at the
cominr meeting of the National league
to shorten the senior organisation's base
ball season. It is proposed to cut a week
Off each end of the nresent Mins' thua
avoiding the uncertain weather of early
spring ana late rail without reducing the
playing schedule below the ISO rams
During the automobile racing season
lust closed $28!,00 was distributed amonr
the drivers of high-powered speed ma
chines. Of this amount, ten drivers di
vided $21700. while twenty-five other
pilots shared in the division of $C2.800. The
remaining $11,000 was split among more
than twice that number of drivers.
Omaha High Five
Filled to Limit
The OntraJ High school basket bell
schedule, wtth the exception of one or
two Ksmes, is completed for this year.
It will Include the followlnr games:
Council Bluffs High at Council Bluffs
Ltnooln High at Omaha January 15.
Beatrice st Omsha January 2.
Sioux City at Omaha February (.
University 11 a re High at University
Place February 11.
Kansas City 'Mo Normal High at
Omaha February U.
Lincoln High at Lincoln February 1.
Sloex City High at Slous City Febru
Council Bluffa High at Omaha Febru
State h'eh school bssVet h!t tourna
ment st Lincoln Msrch It. II and IS.
Flther York or Nebraska City will be
srhed'-led for Jenusrv IS. If terms can
not be maue wi'h either tem Omaha will
prohaMv plsy Fort TVde a.) High on
this date. Twice duHng the yesr the
team win plsv two nights in euceees'on.
This Is something the hlh school hss
not tackled before outsld the state
tournament, where it is sometimes naeeg
sarv to olsv three s-smes in a dsy. Kan
sas City Norm. will play st Lincoln the
nlrht befhye they come here and Omsha
will play at University Place on the same
HT THPTOV Neb . TW. IS. (SrwxH.n
Fiilleron Hh school dn'a'ed "'ldlnf
ile in a r me of bsket ball on
Th"rsds eevnlnsr to . The vane
Hrh was nlayed st Spalding, was a
llt'e slow i ter was somo smd
team work st times o f he fe"rs
ws fe throws bv Prltchsird of I -ln
colters, whs during the first hal'
made eleven roe Is out f twelve trls's
The Fullerton team played its usual
rlose guarding game.
Use The Bee's "Swapper" column.
"MET-ST ACe 50NVS
CNf eW CTT BEi
. Of Ames College
AMES. la., Deo. 11. CSpeelal.r-The
Ames athletic council made the following
awards of varsity Insignia, "A.',M which
were announced by Chairman Clyde
Foot Ball Aldrlch", Deffke, Denfelf.
Dubel, Evans, Foster, John, Jones, Karr,
Holmes, Delaney, McKlnley, Moss
Packer, Reevo, Sloss and Uhl.
Cross-Country Barker, Seder, Williams,
Hawthorne, Maakestad and Rcroggle.
Bill Brennan, coach of the fast re
serves, who had the varsity guessing all
fall, recommended reserve "R." sweaters
to twenty-seven men of his squad. Th
council adopted the recommendation, rs
follows: C. t). Allstadt, B. E. Axtholm.
R. Barker, C. F. Breeden, W. O. Cotter.
BUI Davis (captain), R. K. Din iceman
H. S. Evans, D. L. Har'lng'on, V. Heater,
J. A. Hendricks, H. Helseth, C. K. Hood
H. Jagger, L. B. Johnson, J, O.. Matthews
P. Mlddleton, W. S. Moore, V. Peters,
R. J. Paul, F. Perkins, B. Ricketts, H. Q
Schnaldt. F. T. Tucker, Charles Turner,
H. Fitch and Harry Menold.
Ames won second place In Missouri
Valley conference foot ball. The cross
country team, for two successive sea
sons, took first in the Missouri Valley
conference and second in the Big Nine
conference under the coaching of Ned
DENT may secure Cleveland
CLEVELAND, Dee. lt-The Cleveland
American It-ague and American associa
tion teams will be put under the ham
mer, tentatively speaking, in the near
future. It Is understood that Ban John
son, president of the Americas league,
has the matter under consideration and
will soon Issue a statement whereby
President Edward Barrow of the Inter
national league .will be announced as the
new leader of the Cleveland club.
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W. Camp Knows Nebraska Exists;
Puts "Halligan" on Third Team
For many a year Sir Walter Camp,
the opulent Oracle of the east who an
nually selects alleged All-American foot
ball teams and soma way or other gets
'em printed In Colliers' Weekly, has been
the butt of all of the Jokesmlths, paragra
phers and hidden of the west. Sir Walter
Camp has always been regarded aa good
as Henry Ford and William Jennings
Bryan as food for cutting and sarcastic
squibs. He baa always been good for
one laugh a year.
But Sir Walter has been cruelly mis
judged out bera In the west. Sir Walter's
heart Is In the right place and be means
well. It has been said by doubters and
sooffers that Walter Camp does know
the state of Nebraska Is In the United
States. But this is a rank Injustice to
the Intelligence of Mr. Camp, who la
perefectly aware Nebraska Is In the union
and who has nothing but the kindest feel
ings toward the state.
Mr. camp has this .year proved he
realises they grow and make foot ball
players In the Cornhusker stale. He
placed one of them at a tackle on his
third All-Am erl can team this year.
What? Tou aay ha did notT You say
Of University oi
John 8efbert. tor the last two aeaaona
right tackle on the University of Omaha
foot ball team was elected captain for
the coming season at the annual foot ball
banquet riven by-the cp-eds of the school
last evenlnr at' Redlok halt Seibert was
elected on the first ballot receiving seven
of the fourteen votes cast His closest
opponent was Chester Dutcher, who
Followlnr the election Dr. D. B.
Jenkins, who was toastmaster, spoke
briefly to the players. He prophesied a
more successful season for the coming
year and said that he would do every
thing in his power to boost the sport
Coach DeLamatre, who spoke on the
"Trials of a Coach" gave an interesting
resume of his work. He declared that
though he had had a number of things
to contend, with all the trials that he
could think of had been happy ones.
oauli leLaiii.i.r) eisu Utt..uiod that he
would accept the proposition made by
ho athletic board to coach the team
Brief toasts were made by Gerald
Uruce, captain of the 1U16 team; Andrew
How, Samuel Slotky, I'mil Srlhy, Miss
Hllsabeth Gordon and by Csptaln-elect
Kelbert. Upon the completion of the ban
luet foot ball "O's" were awarded the
following plsyers: Gerald Bruce. Victor'
I'eBolt. Samuel Slotky, John Jenkins,
Howard DeLamatre, Jap Leach, Teddy
Korbmaker, John Seibert. Mark Lowe,
Chester Dutcher, Ernest Adams and
In telling of the prospects for 191$, Cap-tain-elect
Seibert stated that eight of
last season's players would be hack and
that a number of surrounding high school
playere have signified their intention of
coming to the local school. The players
who will be lost by gradustlon are: De
Bolt, Slotky, Bruce and Hart.
Hill and Orenda Win
Six-Day Bike Race
NEW YORK. Dec. ll.-Fred Hill of
Boston and Alfred Grends of Australia,
the American-Australian team, won Die
twenty-third annuui six-day bicycle race
which closed at 10:n o'clock tonight in
Madison Square Garden.
The final score was 2.770 ml!es and eight
laps, which bettered by eleven miles snd
six laps the best previous mark, which
was set by Ooullet and Grenda la New
York in Wit
McNaniara and Spears finished second,
while Msgta and Lawrence were tied with
Thomas and Kyan for third placa. The
other teams finished in the following
Egg and Dupuy, fifth: Faton and Mad
den, sixth; Walthour and Moran, seventh;
Hartley and Halstead. eighth; Drobach
snd Corry, ninth; Seres and Linart, tenth
and Mitten and Hansen, eleventh.
Over Gunner Team
The Omaha National bank quintet ad
ministered a little trimming to . the
Towhsends in a praotlos ants-seaaoa
gams at the Young Men's Christian asso
ciation last night The bankers won, t$
te U. Lineup:
L.F B. Welgle
K F Hanan
O Be y
UG C. WeUle
Suchart for Lee, Barry
for Harris, Kronstedt for Becky. Field
goals: Bussing (2, Suchart (S, Terrell
Tit, Bender ). Hanson, B. Welgle l,
Becky, Kronstedt, C. Welgle. Foulgesis:
Suchart, Harris 00. C Welgle O).
Drawn for The
you saw his list of selections and no
Cornhuskers were named T
Ah. It Is true, you are right But he
did have a Nebraska man on, and later
took him off. But he did have him on
for a while.
Who was It you ask, perhaps.
Vlo Halligan. Get this now, Vlo Halll
ran. Ves. where you saw the name ol
Weyand. West Point at Uckla on the
third AH-American team, the name of
Halligan had been. Somebody tipped
Walter off to his mistake and the cor
rection was made In time. But the news
leaked and now the world knows It
It probably never dawned on Sir Walter
that Halligan hasn't played foot ball for
a year, and was coach at Cotner college.
Hie wanted to give Nebraska recognition
so he put Halligan on. Even If Halllgnn
didn't play. ha. might have, so what's
Sir Walter Camp la the world'! great
eat foot ball expert if jrou use reverse
Engllsh-but aa "Cy" Sherman so aptly
ays, ha has missed his vocation, he
should be an almanao editor on which
basis ha could crack bis little jokes
for ever and nobody would have license to
Will Stage "Pipe
eMx-day bicycle races are popular In
New York. Horseshoe pitching Is a pas
time followed In Kansaa City. Checkers
s tne game at Pumpkin Center and de
ciding the nation's - politics la tha i..d.
Inr sport at Beaver Crosslnr. But it
takes up the University club of Omaht
to dig up the newest latest and met
freakish of all contests and nastlmes I..
these great United States.
A "Pipe Tournament' 'is tn He mtm.mA
at the University club next Saturday
evening at 7:30. Prises will be awarded
In the following "events:"
For the largest pipe.
For the smallest pipe.
For the most unusual pipe.
For tha strongest pipe.
For the member whn can keen a mr,i
pipe alight the longest
To enter tha tournament each person
must demonstrate his ability to smoke the
pipe ha brings. And no member Is eligible
to compete for more thai one prise.
IT the world doesn t hang medals on
the person who devised the descrlbea
"tournament." the world is loaltic its
sense of humor. It might also be men
tioned that special mention in "Lives of
the Great" should be made of thuaa or-
aons, who snter or witness tha contest
Brandelg Stores' fast basket ball squad
defeated a picked -up team of Bellevue
college men In a practice gams last nlrht
on tha Bellevue floor by a score of 41 to
IS, ' The department store men were slow
In the first hslf, but In the second
warmed up to the point where they could
take It easy. The college team failed to
keep up their and of the score. The game
was clean throughout, only four fouls be
ing called, three of those on the Brandels
Maxwell made six of Bellevue's U
points; Burkenroad-twenty of his squsd s
1, before they were taken out because
of slight Injuries rrotn a head-on collision.
Each Brandels man counted at least two
baskets. Stewart, put In for Bellevue to
replace Maxwell, made two baskets in
the last of the second hslf and stuck to
his man like a leech.
The 1'ne up:
.BRANDEI. HELLEVUR R.
Huglie I. FIR F Max -ell
Cohn R.I'" UK Alln
Burkenroad CI C Noyes
Ritchie (O....I..G R.O r ens
Koran It G I L.G R il .
Substitutions Roeoa for Purkenread.
ftewart for Maxwell nrotte for Noyes,
Silaby traptnln) for Rule. G als from
the field: Burkenrosd (101, Cohn '5,
Hughes (',), Korsn ). Ritchie U. Roeca
), Maxwell ?. Stewart ? Allen. OoM
from foul line: Maxwell (2), All-n,
I'ltrhle. Referees- N'W'ca and Men ml').
Scorer: Johnston. Timer; Wenke. Time
of halves: minutes.
OHIO STATE FOOT BALL
SCHEDULE NEXT YEAR
COLUMBUS. O.. Pec ll.-Ohlo state's
foot ball games next fall will be with the
sama seven teams that were played to
the season Just closed. The schedule an
nounced today is as follows:
October T. Ohio Wesleyen.
October H Oberlln,
October $1. Illinois at Champaign.
November 4, Wisconsin.
November it Indiana
November 11. Case at Cleveland.
November IS, Northwestern.
Cold Blasts Cease etattaev
Sloan's Liniment will help your sciatica.
Get a tto bottle now, it penetrates, kills
tha pain stops many aches. All druggist.
Bee by Tad
SOUTH SIDE HOPES ARE HIGH
Coach Pattern's Basket Ball Quintet
Is Looking Forward to a
Brilliant Season. ' y
EXPECT TO LOSE 0KLY ONE GAMS
At least one game wilt tha South Side
High school basket ball team lose this
fait Three famous alumni stars, Morris
Cohn. Paul Shield and Herb Stryker,
have combined ta give tha high school
sra a walloping and they probably will
make good. Cohn played forward on tha
undefeated Chioaga Tiger team of five
years back and also on the Wisconsin
university five last year. Shield Is . the
well known center on tha Cornhuskers
quintet while Stryker played center for
the famous University of Chicago flv
last year. All are In trim and ready for
the battle on the night before Christ
mas. Except for this single game the Pack
ers are expectantly looking forward to a
great year. Captain McBrtde of last
year's five expressed the opinion that
they are as strong as -last year and will
undoubtedly gain strength In the future.
All of which looks good te tha South
Hide rooters, whose brilliant prospects
before the tournament last year, were
crushed utterly by Injuries to tha plsy
ers a week before the opening.
University Plaos, York. Nebraska City,
Beartice, Auburn and West Point ar a
few of tha headline attractions that Coach
Pattonjhas on his schedule at present
Auburn captured the championship ot
southwestern Nebraska last year and
having the same team this year, la anx
ious to meet the local eleven. Nebraska
City has practically the sama team as
last year and having taken consolation
honors at that time will be much gtrengei
Captain Nixon and Bott ar the only
surviving member of last year's five.
Bott Is showing up especially strong at
guard, while Graham and Corr are sure
satellites at the forward positions.
Arthurton and Shalnholts wl.l make
hot fight for the other guard position,
probably alternating durlug the season's
The schedule to dates
December 17 Tokamah, at South
I'tcember M Alumni, at South Omaha.
January 7 Fremont at South Omaha.
January It U eat l'utnt at South
1 inuury u .seinuska City, at Nebraska
auary 2 University Place, at South
rcuiuary 4 Nebraska Aggies, at South
February 11 Beatrice, at South Omaha.
February 18 York, at South Omaha,
Kr'T.iary K Commercial High, at
o 4 Auburn, at South Omaha, (un
decided). Doane Gymnasium
To Become Reality;
Ground is Broken
CRETE, Neb.. Dec 11. (Speclal.)-The
Doane college gymnasium, which has
been agitated for the last year aa an
absolute necessity, has at last becoyie
a reality. After the flag scrap Wednes
day morning la the chapel, a susorlptlon
paper was circulated among the students
to find how much could be raised toward
a temporary gymnasium to cost about
$1,100 unequipped. After the result had
been added it was round that among tha
students along, 11,$.$ bad been pledged. '
Thursday afternoon the ground was
broken snd the work la expected to be
completed by the time the students re
turn after Christmas. A large numler
of the college men have promised to
stay over a few days after Vacation
commences and about thirty ot tha high
school boys have also promised to help,
so that tha work will oust the college
very little. The reason for the agitation
of .the nsw gymnasium at this tlma is
tha fact that the opera house ha proven
unsatisfactory on account of the 1se of
the floor and also from tha fact that
two posts were Inside of the playing
Scarlet Fever Scare
At Children's Home
scarlet fever scare at Rlevervtew
home yesterday caused county of tic a'.s
to hurry three Utile girls, a race. Maud
and Ida Knelper. from the hospital there
to their home. Juvenile Judge Sears, who
had ordered the girls held at tha home
was asked for permission to remove them
and hastily gave It
, Tha little girl' Illness resembles scar
let fever, but whether it Is that disease
has not been dlfinltely determined.
Fifty-three children are at Rlvervlew
home st the present time, and a sugges
tion of an spldemlo of disease there fre
quently keep Superintendent Thompson
and county officials awaka night. ,
kaaaberlala's Csagk Heaaedy Moat
"I have taken a great many bottles
at Chamberlain's Cough Remedy . and
every Urn It ha eured me. I have
found It most effectual for a hacking
cough and for colds. After taking It a
oough always disappears," writes J. R,
Moore. Last Valley. Oa. Obtainable
everywhere. Adverttsem a