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Suburban Star (Newspaper) - January 8, 1925, Morgan Park, Illinois The Favorite Newspaper in Homes of Morgan Park Beverly Hills and i i r t 1 OUR FIELD The Finest Residential Section In Cook County St A Community Newspaper Boosting This Section For Business and Homes MORGAN PARK THURSDAY JANUARY 8 1925 Resident of Morgan Park For 34 Years A Noted Musician And Choir Leader FIRST EUTERPEAN LEADER The Smith family 2116 W Place were greatly saddened on the first day of the new year when the husband and father Franklin Sly Smith passed away very suddenly Smith due to the loss of his had been an invalid for several months Mr Smith was a wonderful an and was well known in musical circles the country For START WORK ON BEVERLY THEATRE IN A communication from McElroy Inc was read by Secretary j Bradley of the Morgan Park Com- j Club at their regular Bell Post No 242 Degree ness meeting held Tuesday evening Jan G at Realty Office They stated that the new Beverly Theatre at Monterey and Homewood was on the list for January work To Put On Work For Local Post At Ridge Park Hall no u AWI j This however is not a positive com- j ASK COATS FOR SPEEDWAY They have just completed two Theatres at and Kedzie and and Western Ave and expect to start construction work on the Beverly Theatre in January Their loan isj all made and are simply ing for the matter of picture service to be properly disposed of A report of the meeting of the Board of Directors was read and ex- in which they had defined the duties of the various committees as outlined in the Club's The report was accepted years he was thc tata th The Omaha Glee Club He was also an A 01 ae g Evangelistic singer for some time He j came to Morgan Park in 1891 and has made his home here ever since He took the leadership of the old Morgan Park Choral Union during those early days and was also the first leader of the Euterpean Men's Chorus Mr Smith was the leader of the choir of the Morgan Park Baptist Church where he and his family are Hq was also a soloist at a number of the Chicago and sang in Light Opera for a time Mr Smith was an expert accountant and for 27 years was manager of the Chicago branch of the Linseed Oil employe he left on J Benjamin to the Club as for emblems for window posters also to be used by members on their stationery An emblem of triangular design was thought most appropriate and Mr Benjamin was authorized to secure prices and re- port at the next meeting W D Russell suggested that the The next regular meeting of the Beverly Hills Post of the American Legion will be held on Thursday Jan 15 at p m at the Ridge Park Field House St and Longwood Drive At this meeting Bell Post No 242 team will put the new members thru initiation This ing is for only who will be admitted by presentation of their 1925 membership card All members are urged to be present and show appreciation for thc work of the Bell Post team Sixty-four memberships have been reported and the post will receive a service citation from National Headquarters A plea has been sent out for ing for men at the Speedway pital Old overcoats and other ing are needed Members are asked MISS ANNA SLACK AT SUNDAY Anne Slack now connected with the Cicero Conservatory of Music and one of the noted of Chicago will play at the Morgan Park Methodist Church next Sunday night Miss Slack's playing is noted for its beautiful virile and mellow tones This yoing artist has an abundance of technique and plays with much style and finish You will enjoy her playing Come and bring your friends with you Mr Emerson Abernethy delighted the audience with his singing last Sunday night Mr Abernethy an admirable baritone of good range and volume and he sang with much musical and beauty of expression The theme of evening's age was The For Truth The world is hungering for religious truth about God and about Jesus Christ These Sunday livening services ways have an evangelistic tone and you are to attend begin promptly at o'clock H Proposed Street Too Close 95th Instead of Being Located FRED CARBERRY TO LEAD SONGS AT M P BANQUET PLAN VALENTINE PARTY Well here we are again talking about the great event which is to come off in Morgan Park on Tuesday ing January 20 the annual banquet of the Morgan Park Business and Im- provement Association As has already been announced thc speaker will be the Honorable Frank L Mulholland of Toledo Ohio Now comes the news from the Publicity Committee that Fred W Carberry America's Premier Song Leader will The January meeting of the wood Manor Civic was replete with complaints and constructive criticism in other words a very lively meeting with everybody satisfied be- Hall Mrs Rummler A Successful Mother Complimented by Dr W Scott Hall on Her Book TEACHER OF LANGUAGES take care of the community singing sue Harding Rummler Mrs Wm fore they the left St meeting was held Th cutting through of a new street from Winston to Beverly Avenues between 95th and streets as proposed by the Board of Local Im- received quite a bit of Those who attended the banquet two years ago will not have forgotten the wonderful harmony which he drew out of the crowd with that simple old tune Old Black Joe Really Carberry whole show in himself and how good he makes a crowd feel over its singing Well then in addition to Frank L Mulholland and Fred W Carberry there will be solos by Mrs Williams Lf ing Ul 13 Club start working towards to gather them and bring them to ti i tt of Tiis eyesight Mr Smith was born in Granville N Yi January 15 1851 was married in 1872 arid moved to Dixon Illinois He lived there for four years and in 1876 moved to Omaha Nebraska where he became the leader of the Omaha Glee Club Mr 74 years old and a dent Park for thirty-four years was very well known all along ing a baseball team for the coming season as a means of entertainment for the community for the summer President Sauer appointed a Sports committee to look into details and work together with a similar com- the and Improvement Association the following committee was appointed W D Russell Chairman F E the Ridge and leaves who mourn his loss many friends He leaves his wife Ella M and daughter Katherine Mrs Justin and three sons William F Donald A and Harold P Smith and the late Justin L Smith He was an uncle of the late Justin A Smith 2204 W St He leaves fourteen grandchildren Funeral services were held day January 3 at 2 p m at Mount Hope Chapel jamin and Dr C H Lane S S Teachers Have Get-Together Social the next meeting Tracy Chapter 0 E S Install 1925 Officers The Annual Installation ceremony of the Officers of Tracy Chapter No and the Association Maps prepared by the engineers of the Board of Local Improvement show he new street to be cut thru proximately at street which the he contend is too close to 95th street already a street and not anywhere near the center of the distance between 95th and streets where they would prefer to have the street cut through It was also brought to the attention of the Association that if the street was allowed to go through as posed at sonie future time another street would be cut through between 189 Order Eastern Star was held Wednesday evening Jan 7 at j o'clock at Tracy Masonic Temple 1832 W St Nellie M Hoffman was installed as Worthy Matron and William R McBurney as Worthy Patron for the Last Monday night the officers and year A delightful program teachers of the Morgan Park Sunday j was furnished by Edward school assembled in the church Thomsa A Tamlyn for a social There i Irene Nellis reader and Edna were about 45 present The first half Heilman reader hour was spent in getting The public was invited and an Then followed a half-hour program j formai reception was held following Will Lay Cornerstone Freeman Fairbanks Longwood Drive has to make the dedication speech at the ing of thc corner stone of the Masonic Temple This honor has been the installation ceremonies consisting of songs and short snappy talks Mrs Ahsens had charge of the social hour and everyone entered heartily into the games that she had planned Delicious refreshments were by Mrs Paddock and her manifested a very fine feeling of good fellowship and operation Under the able leadership of Mr Charles L Fickett the newly j Mechlin Chapter D A R was held at Transportation Question and Street Improvements FIRE HYDRANTS DISMISSED The announcement of refreshment brought out attendance to tht Washington Heights and Ridge Im provement Association meeting Friday evening January 2 a Valentine's Hall and Charle Street This being thc first meeting of the new year the treasurer Mr thc Euterpean But best of will meet up with your neighbors and have a jolly good time all around Don't forget the Jan 20 at the Congregational Church at p m streets burdened the expense of two streets being cut through also the Railroad company could not be compelled to build a Continued on Pays 5 M P Athletic To Hold Banquet The Morgan Park Athletic tion will hold their sixth annual quet Thursday evening January 15 at at the Morgan Park Baptist church As at all previous Athletic Associa R Rummler mother of Joseph laide Madelene and Robert who has lived in Beverly Hills since 1921 at 9247 S Winchster Ave died at her home on January 3rd after a long battle for health Mrs Rummler was the author of a book devoted to mothers and child life published in entitled ural Food and Care For Child and which moved the then dent of the Child Conservation League of America Dr Winifred Scott Hall to write her I am charmed with your book It is evidently written out of the fullness of experience of a most mother You have made the world of mothers your debtor in this book r As appears from a biographical sketch published in Woman Who cf Mrs Rummler was born in Chicago December 1874 being the daughter of George F and Adelaide Mathew Harding was Ice ted in Mrs Loring's School crn South High School Chicago Cbk of Chicago Ph B AVe in Florence Italy A TV w and was teather of German French in th Iowa School She married Wm R ler in 1905 was a sive Republican member of the teric Society U of C and Sigma fraternity At the funeral service held at her late home on Tuesday January 6th the Rev Fred V Hawley of the Barry Avenue Unity Church said of her We come to pay tribute Continued on page 7 Oak Forest Patients Appreciate Program day afternoon Jan 4 at p m The Dangremond Trio furnished a few numbers and Florence mond sang two beautiful pieces ald S Gardner Baritone rendered a group of Parsons ler Kathleen Turner Larsen and Gretchen Reimer toe dancer alsi furnished some enjoyable ment for the patients j These Sunday afternoon ments make quits a diversion for thl patients at Oak Forest and greatly appreciated De Walt Mechlin Chap Holds All Day Meet An all day meeting of thc elected Superintendent this School of Religious Education should make id strides in the field-of religious cation Gatherings of this sort help greatly to promote a fine spirit of conferred on him by the grand master and loyalty on the part of officers of thc state of Illinois teachers STATEMENT OF CONDITION Beverly State Savings Bank OF CHICAGO As made to Auditor of Public Accounts at Close of Business December 1921 RESOURCES Loan and Discounts Overdrafts Bonds and Securities Real Estate Furniture and Fixtures and Vaults Interest earned but not collected Cash on hand oml due from Banks Other resources i t i he home of Mrs John B Goodspeed 630 Winchester Ave Monday Jan 5 Mr Louis Bowman member of the Americanization Committee of the Sons of the Revolution and also of the Americanization Committee of the sociation of Commerce spoke to the members on the Americanization work done in the courts by Patriotic in helping the foreigners take out citizenship papers Mrs W G Hedrick 10228 Prospect Ave entertained thc ig with a group of songs Mrs Goodspeed proved a delightful hostess Recital Miss Stella Benson who sings Radio will give a vocal recital at Academy of Our Lady p m Tuesday S LIABILITIES Undivided profits for taxes interest etc 10 Unearned discount Deposits The regular monthly meeting of the Park Business and Improvement Abs'n will be held Monday evening Jan 12 at H p m at the Realty Office A number of communications were tion will read expressing the season's greetings to the association for a prosperous New Year One member said that he more returns on the dollar through the association than in any other way and wished for more John Geringer efficiency in the City Hall A discussion was held on the new and it was pointed out that the new recently installed were greatly inferior to the old ier hydrant Thc new hydrants freeze easily in cold weather leaving rous condition in case of They so need reducers with which all Fire are not a less of time in ease of fire and in the summer are to turn two men for the job Alderman who was present suid tnat he was glad to bear this discussion and would the matter be the Council President Geringer reported the progress of the snow uv ing- the recent i-d that all the sidewalks and Street Western from Doth to streets had been satisfactorily cleared of snow and that the on street and Drive had been scraped and spread making it easier for to get up and down the hill He aiS re- ported that the was low and that and serve the dinner j are cordially invited to attend Saturday evening both the i Heavy and Lightweight basketball p I teams won their heavy weights defeated the Ogden M E team by a score of 26 and the pointed the Chatman team 22 to 8 Local Boys Start New Tire A new firm has made its appearance ir the Ridge district this pitst bring managed by two of our local boys Harry Stevens and James They have opened an attractive Tire and Battery Station at 1720 W 95th League Games Start Monday Jan 12 j Street under thc firm name of Town Tire and Battery Station See their advertisement in another column of this paper Cadet Injured When Sled Hits Plug The first accident resulting from coasting on the Lothair Ave hill curred Wednesday evening when Cadet of Morgan Park tary Academy whue struck a water plug seriously ing his scalp and suffering a possible fracture of the skull He was rushed to the pital by Major Bowman in- juries while very painful are not of a verv serious nature S DEPOSITS June 30 1925 Opening Day December 31 1923 December 31 1924 MARCEL MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY OPEN EVENINGS Tuesday Friday and Saturday BEVERLY 3528 Claire Windsor Shop 1924 Monterey Ave The basket-ball teams will play their first league game with j rr Bowen gym and Manistee Ave Both teams have been practicing j for the past week and should a good name for themselves i ing thc league games Thome Rimes I forward for the lights has been j i hard to keep within the weight limit but has found it too much for bis Coach Davenport had him stop his reducing exercises and has him as a member oi the j team so his worries arc j oxer j j CALUMET TRUST SAVINGS BANK f LONGWOOD DRIVE at STREET ORGANIZED IN 1904 DEPOSITS Jan 2nd Jl Jan 2nd 1920 Jan 2nd 1921 Jan 2nd 1922 Jan 2nd 1923 Jan 2nd 1924 Jan 2nd 1925 84 slow coming in AllDay and asked that all j members kindly send in their as soon as possible j It was to the attend I the Association how the and I pebbles with which thc school yard is spread are scattered over the sidewalks along j Avenue making walking dangerous It was the Board of Education be asked to build a six ich wall along the sidewalk to keep i pebbles from being spread j Complaint was also made of Continued on page 5 LOUVA BEAUTY BHOPPE In Connection JEFF'S Barber Shop New Operators Shampoo Marcel Tues and Wed OPEN Tuesday Friday and Saturday Evenings Beverly 0652 TWENTY YEARS OF SUCCESSFUL BANKING ON THE RIDGE FACIALS and have one of our rejuvenating our hand and arm are wonderful MAGNUS NO W Street NO Wentworth 4819 Wentworth NO Vanderpoel Avenue Beverly 4525
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