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Iowa Recorder, The (Newspaper) - May 29, 1912, Greene, Iowa THE IOWA Twenty-eighth Whole No. 1446 BUTLER P. M. MAY 29, 1912. Number 42 EHENT EXERCISES GREENE HIGH SCHOOLS FRIDAY MAY 31 AT 8 O'CLOCK AT THE OPERA Early Fruits and It is easy for the economic opher to account for some of the in- creased cost of living in the United States when he loobs over any et or provision store in a northern Twenty years ago the ordinary mid- dle class in the north never TEDDY IMS TAR TO A IN NEW JERSEY and INDICATIONS ARE HE WILL GET 22 OF 28 ed to gel any strawberries much fore June 15. It was customary in I many families 10 order southern fruit Taft Supporters Concede State Con- g of a Change of Program j this Play Instead of All eyes are centered on the Com- season of our schools this and tonight and Thursday and Friday nights there he a big attendance at the opera house the entertainments are to be Tonight is representative tomorrow night the Class play and Friday night commencement program as shown Class of Following is the cast of 30: Mr. Robert Thorndike Mrs. Jane Nettleton Morrison for Memorial May 30. as a spc cial holiday but then would be a gap until native berries came j Now the majority of families get j strawberries early in by Roosevelt The stands convicted as a disseminator of disease and a carrier i of Ever the gation of the spread of typhoid fever in the Stales military camps during the Spanish war of the evidence has been until today theie is no escape from the charges against this tantalizing Every far-reaching probe BLUHER CO. TO BUILD NEW j Taking City Government Out of I The of Wisconsin has THE PURCHASE OF MRS. MABEE LOT CLOSED nal was jn aud eary in transport Tafl were slugged ed many miles at high freight rates in and cold yet if our country is really growing more it ought to be so that the should have some of these through the ropes in New Jersey to use the slang expressions of our i party names and symbols in I pal j The law frankly was framed to put the Socialists out of the running In LaCrosse and other I where ii has been their custom to j put tickets in the field in city lary problems is liable to Fine Brick Building to Take It's j The way was paved for the adoption of the law when the j and Republicans KOI together in 1 Milwaukee this spring and nominated was matie Monday by a single ticket against the The advocates of ditions hitherto j and the indictments brought the during past few years charge responsibility for a It us category of including cholera and various forms of ious anthrax and possibly in addition to Place This The transfer fru i Whether of these charges will most sweeping victories Roosevelt has won in the primaries They add zest to appetite when the j he his for the palate is weary of the canned goods of They promote health and j wag recorded bv the physical well They have de- of great industries in the south Uons based Qn int returns are that employ a small army ot labor carried ers in a healthful district in the well as There is a for unseasonably early fruits and t tables that is To meet it. Xew Jersey will send to Chicago will be Roosevelt Elizabeth Parno Mr John LaRue Mrs. J. Esther Watterson Kingery A lady from Cedar Falls is in- the in this play and the preparation is now well Owing to there being no essays the commencement program will not be as long as It will be as Programme Sheehy Vocal Lucas and B. Rayhill Instrumental J. H. Knappe these products are picked before they are are transported great I wilson won nis owu state against a strong opposition headed by Presentation of English Course Grant June Edna Genevieve Latin Course Edwin Irene Class Motto m Class Officers Edna President Vice Genevieve Teachers Margaret Rickert Claud Assistant Martha Ushers Paul Joe Elsie Irene Luella and Genie Elsie ola George Lucy Anderson and Grace Class Cream Class Holly Green and lish Private House hold goods for One six lid Garland steel good as One large kitchen Two rocking Four dining One parlor One One cabinet hall One childs white iron One dining One fern and One large upholstered One small upholstered One oak cabinet hall One upholstered One washing One oak One oak One oak One washing Twenty yards wool ingrain One bed room One vapor gasoline stove One lawn One velvet One velvet rug 9x12 Ten yards floor Lace window some old all wool ingrain Come and see the goods this Every thing mast be sold at These articles will be sold cheap if taken by June 1st. C. A. often come in very poor wilted or where they cannot satisfy any norm but appeal merely to the sense of The purchase of food in this way is an item of tional Verdict Favors A verdict in the damage suit brought by the of the Henry Austin estate against the cago Great Western was his political enemies within the state and appears to have twenty four of the twenty-eight delegates at Colonel Roosevelt's indicated on the preferential vote Is 10.000. Senator La Follette made a ing in every but his vote so far as counted indicated that he stand in the light of scientific remains to be It is not so much in justice to the accused insect as because of the hygienic and preventive measures which are dependent that the questions here raised be In the case of the evidence appears to be Mrs Mabee of her property used for so years for a restaurant and to Blumer who commence scon to erect a fine store building thereon and at the same time remodel their pres ent store building and put in a handsome Lrick front on the double The new etore room will run clear back to the ley nicely finished and equipped Dr. Torrey of the tory of Xew has attempted to supply facts on this He has the flies caught in the populated parts of New York daring a number of with the latest in shelving and Both the bacteria occurring m the would not get more than two percent of the Wilson Heads List brought in by the jury last I N. J. May after being out more than thir ic primary returns from 129 out of in favor of the 1.799 districts in the state on The estate sued for gates at large Wilson 3.254; The which proved were received by the Returns from 129 out of the 1.799 districts on preference son 3.256; Des Moines News man when the cars crowded him through the wall of a coal shed near the Mulberry street crossing at Some of the jurors held that the company was not liable for ing the but that the train crew were reckless in not stopping before the machine was shoved through the The decision is not decisive and does not settle the the dict of the jury relieves the railroad company from paying of but at the same time appears to hold them responsible for the injuries in- on Mr. A motion for j nomination papers the only way in a new trial was immediately he can be voted for is by Des May not the largest primary to be held June 3rd. probably the most spectacular will be that of the party for a candidacy has been ed. Members of the Prohibition State Central Committee have ed the candidacy of Malcolm Smith of Cedar Not having tiled Austin it will be remembered was a Butler county resident at which place bears his Iowa's Proof of A news dispatch says that five Iowa grocers have formed a co-operative association to be known as the Wholesale Members of the tion say they will be able to ent the prices of groceries to ers from thirteen to seventeen per cent as soon as their company la in An office and warehouse are to be established In Des Moines at once and shares of stock will be sold at a It is claimed that the company will buy for cash and take all the discounts and will be able to eliminate the expense and his credit loss and will eell goods to members at cost pins five per cent for If Iowa must bear the humiliation that goes with a state which has not added to her population within the past ten she can bear it with perfect grace when she considers that the population which has was richer last year than the year The taxable value of Iowa property for 1911 was for 1910. each woman and child in the state is in earthly by the sum of one dollar over 1910. Iowa will raise and expend for all poses of government this year the sum of Coming to another a vital has paid for the maintenance of its State since its for its State college at Cedar of the greatest educational institutions in the all working to great pose and for great and good cause and conducted beyond coming to another Of all the states and territories of the Iowa leads in There is in the voter writing in his name or putting on one of the be- ing sent out by the advocates of his The movement is a. fight on C. Durant Jones of ed member of the State Central com- who is seeking that party's Another important development is in the Republican primary with re- gard to the office of Railroad Com- Clifford has openly announced through the press that he will not pate in the campaign and will do nothing to oppose the nomination of Chairman N. S. though he has been frequently urged to To private individuals Mr. Thorne has given as his reason that he is satisfied with the present of the This stamp of approval placed Mr. um by Mr. Thorne practically insures his renomination as it is notice to the progressive interests Mr. Thorne represents that the chairman of the board has been fair and is be yond Edward pears to have the republican nation for Secretary of State in his The opposition to him is divided and as he enjoys an tance and following quite regardless of factional lines he will undoubtedly be high man m the primary The governorship race will be intestine acd those from the surface of the insects were The flies examined in April and early iu vt re comparatively free from dangerous As the summer season advanced high bacterial began to appear and also an abrupt changp in the character of the The record counts came the of two weeks of sive heat in Some idea of the number of isms that a single insect may carry is indicated by the figures 570 to 400.000 for the surface contamination and 16.000 to for the in- bacterial Most of the bacteria found were ly This ever was carried on in the ed where sewers would ally off all of the most erous infective The Journal of the American Medical Association says that the is an desirable in any so that the war of extermination ready begun against it in many quarters deserves encouragement and a fine basement The building will be one story with high ceiling and will afford the much needed room to display and handle the mammoth stock of clothing led by this being one of the largest and most substantial firms in northern This will give them floor space of 50x100 A plant for both buildings is to be city and in short everything is going to be right up to the Our people will be proud of this nice addition to tne town which removes an land one of the first business places built in Greene when Mr. and Mrs. Mabee were young and full of hope for f and the growth of Greene which has been their home since the coming of the railroad over thirty years ago Reform is Needed at Commencement The 17 Year Locust in Advices from leva State College of Agriculture at Ames say the 17- year or has appeared over a large part of the state of Iowa at regular inter- Hampton With the return of the graduation season there is the usual protest against the heavy expense incurred for graduating dresses and and this year it seems to be more pronounced than It is protest that should be ed. The commencement of high school and college should be one of the most pleasant events of the school To witness young ple who have successfully completed their school life engage in the cises attending their graduation is one of the prettiest sights It is in which parents and as well as the take delight and Yet often it is an occasion for anxiety and heart burning because of the rivalry as to dress and the heavy expense of ri- valry Some or their or think it an occasion to play the dressmaker's It is a vals in the past and is due to anci expensive idea and when pear again m 1912. We have j ords of its occurence in certain parts of the state in 1844. 1861, 1878 and 1895, so that its appearance again in 1912 In previous years the south central and southeastern parts of the state were affected by this brood of the It may be ex- to appear in the following Des Van Iowa fewer uneducated people than mi h have but any other part of the OL Clarke at present has per owa was widely ad- indicated by the fact as the state which stood still of both his in population during the past ten I But what is when it can show its people richer each year by what is that when it can show that as an educated Iowa leads the whole T which means that she whole Iowa is perfectly j criticisms unfounded upon The lieutenant governorship will to W L- Harding of Sioux j developed no strength e him sn leads Jie Cosson renominated Attorney W Brown ing that other states shall have the j opposition for Treasurer of increased population if she can lead increased state Opposition to Auditor Bleakley world in literacy and add to the js SQ and any wealth of her people each year by It is not numbers alone that make for happiness and dence of being formidable at any He will be The republican ticket will TV 111 u but it is right conditions j bp far from a among the population we one it have candidates both factions upon it- This will probably have a strong dency toward a of the But little rivalry is apparent in the democratic primary the leaders apparently satisfied with any of their nominees for the November It is predicted here that G. Dunn of Mason City and John T. ton of Cedar Rapids will run very closely together in the race for The first application of the liquor law passed by the legislature of at its recent session was made at the village of in which Mrs. John Chondek has re- from saloon keepers of thai place for the loss of her who was run over and killed by an auto while This law not only holds the saloon keeper responsible for any accident which may befall an intoxicated who drank at his but holds also the bonding company who is his In this case it was the American Bonding Rather than stand trial in a suit brought by Mrs. who brought suit for a cash settlement was The editor of an eastern paper re- cently began worrying how he would get his shirt on over his wings after reaching An envious er sarcastically observed that his would likely be in finding how he could get his hat on over his In 1895. when the locusts last appeared in this they were less and covered a less extensive territory than they did in 1878. The named include the area affected in 1S78. H is pos sible that the area this year will be still less in on of the small amount of The should appear about the last week in and remain for about a disappearing the first of After having been in the soil ever since 1S95. the young or nymphs as they are will come up near the surface this spring and emerge from their long stay Some of the nymphs make small earthen bers or which two or three inches above the but not all of them do While the 17 year locusts may cause considerable this is seldom as serious as one might ex from their The male cicadas cause injury to the young trees by depositing their eggs on twigs and small This stunts the growth of the affected and nursery men who expect to plant trees this spring are of the danger which may be caused by the Trees are especially liable to injury when set near or on ly cleared Trees set in such places should either be cut severely back at the so as to leave no tempting for the cicadas to oviposit in. or cut back little or not at all until after the first of when the locusts will have With the latter treatment the cicadas may deposit their eggs in the twigs which be cut off and The eggs in the twigs and branches and the young nymphs drop to the ground and enter it for a long stay of another period of 17 carried detracts from the dignity of the Simplicity in dress is far more for a lavish out- lay is out of keeping with the spirit of the Again audiences do not gather to gaze bewilderment upon a variety of expensive but to hear and see the graduates and the attendant School boards and faculties ought to put their veto upon any attempt to incur expense in graduation dress that cannot be easily met by the poorest parents of any And well to do parents ought to set a good example by having their ren dressed in simple and sive Simplicity in attire under such circumstances is more fitting and more pleasing to the spectators than silks and ringed fingers and in city elections all have con- in Wisconsin as that it is impossible to establish any connection between the tariff tion and the matter of clean To make the test of a man's ability to be mayor or alderman of a city the views he holds regarding the Panama asset pine independence or arbitration with Great Britian is they arguing that one who thinks one way regarding matters is no more likely to a good municipal vant than one who holds conclusions It is further contended that in cities having elections and where one party is munity is denied the benefit of the mingly in the the com- munity is denied the of the service of good and able men in the other party or merely be- cause of their views on national Opponents of in municipal elections on the other that this being a of the party should be carried down into the smallest political through the states and cities and even into the school they effects to strengthen parties and thus party and to ly define all They contend that with the official is responsible only to whereas if he were a tisan official he would be responsible to his party and to its which would operate as a de- terrent upon any meditated act of his which hurt the Advocates of say in rebuttal that party government means machine government and chine government means corrupt and opponents of retort that this is true only as to the large cities and that out support and aid of party it is impossible to secure government as good as to be ed with it- Decision of this question runs allel with decision of the larger tion of party government in the That more and more are com- ing to the view that partisanship presents evils which must be ed is evident in the increasing ber of independent voters in al and city Status of Parcels Canadian Wheat Without A Kansas City special says that plans for securing the importation of wheat from without paying duty will be considered at a ence of nearly a thousand the auspices of the National which was com- Although parcels post not been voted on in the the House voted favorably for a trial of it on the rural routes and defeated an attempt to institute a general plan under the zone It is that the Senate will concur in the rural consistent support has been given the Postal Progress League and the farm journals in their effort to get parcels post On the other desperate protest has been put forward by retailers and civic organizations For months con- gress has been with letters of remonstrance and demand until in many congressmen were j obliged to empty extra to give attention to the heavy Both sides assert that they are in the They cannot both be correct it is apparent that this division on a matter of such meets with but one solution insofar as is con- and that is the appointment of a fair and impartial to fully investigate the question and re- in Kansas City today and j its will continue for three The A feeling of unrest prevails millers believe there is sume chance I and many of those demanding of getting congress to make such a I tne enactment of a parcels post on holding that it would be of I a general Hat rate plan are inspired great benefit to customers would materially aid in cost of and j and aroused by the high cost of tie ing and the charges imposed by the express Few view At present Canadian wheat can be brought to the United States free the living cost or express and believing that under provided that eels post will reduce the one and flour is to be only for ex- they demand the Highest Price for Beef Since 1882. New May highest price since 1S82 was reached by beef in the wholesale market here today when it sold at 13 1-2 cents a It is said to mean from 1 1-2 to 2c a pound increase for prime meats at The primary cause of the high the wholesale men is the continued scarcity of Senator Kenyon and Col. Lafe Young can both qualify when it comes to being friends of the old It looks like a boy's play for either man to say that he is a better friend or that the other man is less a What object could any sane man nowadays have in being thing except a friend of the old cheapest rate under parcels leaving out of consideration its It is a deep question involved and because of the disastrous results predicted as certain cels it is one deserving of study and Parcels post a good thing for the United there is no reason why we should not have and vice if it would be a bad every son why we should not have it- It is indicated in Washington re- ports that the matter be investigated by a competent This would satisfy the opposition and surely should According to reports there are m number of tramps abroad over the country seeking handouts on the ful plea of being of the tanic You may safely count on them as being frauds and send them on their way without the
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