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Wellsboro Agitator, The (Newspaper) - February 1, 1933, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania VOL. 5. THE FEBRUARY 1933. NEWS OF THE WRECKED CAR REPUBLICAN WHOLE COUNTY COURT TO SAVE CHILD WOMEN MET Directed Verdict in Case James M. Hawk and Gus Friday Evening at the Involving Zarvis Injured Near Courthouse ell Galeton The first session of the regular i James M. Hawk and Gus January civil term of which of were victims of an convened Monday afternoon accident Sunday fore Judge Howard P. was near Mr. less than an hour long. A con- who is a field man for the was granted in several I ing one directed verdict taken and all jurors excused from Producing at Corporation and ing Discussions by Prominent Over 50 Republican women and men met Friday evening at the The meeting was opened by the past Mrs. CHARLESTON UNION GRANG try was driving his heavy with Mr. of the firm of Zarvis ei duty Tuesday The directed verdict was in the of the Wellsboro case of The First National Bank as a of Mansfield against Hilda A short distance east of of they met a group of boys on trix of the estate of C. B. roller Mr. Hawk sounded new Mrs. Florence Officers Mrs. Em- ma Marsh Champaign and Mrs. M. L. me UA tuner ITU 11 The action his horn and all the boys much two with saw the t ot- It Had the larg two with amounting to signed by C. B. held by the plaintiff and The banking house was represented by Attorneys Crichton and when there was no appearance on the part of the a verdict for the above amount was ed by the The notes in question were by T. S. Mansfield First National Bank The first case called yesterday was that of Jones and Ruth j G. Wakley against the Dubuque i Fire and Marine Insurance ently saw the approaching car and skated to the side of the centa when suddenly one of the started to dash across Paid tribute to the started to dash across the road and fell directly in the path of the Mr. to avoid ning over the swerved the car and crashed into a culvert which damaged the ing It then careened across the road up an embankment and lolled over several times back across the The men were pinned under the Mr. Hawk sustained a ed a fractured rib and severe cuts and Mr OFFICERS of with Zarvis sustained superficial in- Attorneys T. A. of and C. H. of representing the tiffs and Attorneys Andrew B. of ancl timer of for the defendant In 1925, the Ruth G. of Annual Meeting of Charleston Union League The Held Charleston Union men's League held their annual took out a policy with the I defendant company for insurance I 28. Topics a timely interest were discussed n on the barn and the y j Mrs. Lyle recording Mrs. Clayton Senator G. Mason said be largest of Republican votes of He and said they started to work early in the when they held the Republican women's picnic at Mrs. Doumaux outlined her aims for the work of the and asked for the cooperation of the T. A. Republican County made a few informal re- He said the true aim of women in politics is not to wrest the balance of power for Love of of of should sway women for the good of as it should sway men are licans said Mr. and to be a good requires first of all to a good and to be a good American is to lay aside disappointments and support the President of the United Mr. Crichton's splendid talk was greatly The B. P. W. C. Mrs. osa Mrs. Miss English and Mrs. Fine Program Announced For Th Next Regular Charleston Union held their last regula meeting on Tuesday Jar 17, with our Worthy Erway in the There wer 18 members present and two The program was as fo song by roll ways to enjoy winter Beulah Burdett at this Prof. D. E. Womer of the leston High School started a ser ies of Agricultural program which will last until some time in His first topic for this meet ing Study of My Farm The program was en joyed by Our next regular meeting wil be held on Tuesday Feb 7, with the following program roll man to tell some anecdote con Abraham song Russell origin of St. Val entine Eloise talk by J. H. Juvenile roll everyone to re- cite their favorite Valentine piano Dorotha Fuller There will also be poetry writing and a Valentine At this time there will be farm problems lead by the Vocational ors of the Charleston High School All members are urged to attend Grange and listen to their which is being ar- Come and keep spirit Don't forget the Feb. 7, and all Grangers be ent to start our new year Agnes to Grange No. the community Announce and Mrs. G. of In building and contents de- by fire and though the on e w 1925 thp Harold Ralph Harold Austin was oy nre ana the I plaintiffs claim to have made the secretary and proper proof of the 1! program fo the star feature of which 1! program ani corporation has never paid The defense contended that the policy in question was not in force at the time of the fire and that a cheek for premium paid by the Mrs. was returned to although Milk House Perhaps you do not realize that there is music in the milk league youngsters of the i er cashed The plaintiffs offered no High when were J. 11U 2) 1 The defense called only three who gave brief ATre the R. through 7R whom it was alleged the policy in question was Wilson of president and general manager of the port Insurance who sued the policy ot Mr. and Mrs. who on cross testified that she was er notified of an alleged or the of the She also disclaimed all knowledge of the return of the j premium j At the close of the testimony I the court directed the jury that if they believed the the following officers were Bells of Saint 1 and responded to an Mrs. W. of Tioga county's outstanding woman gave a resume of the convention of the vania Council of Republican men in Harrisburg last She said are in- tensely interested in the activities of the The keynote of the convention was Mrs. Straughn said the first place to study omy is at home in the The banquet at the convention celebrated the tenth anniversary of the Council of with a birthday cake for each Mrs. Straughn urged that Councils throughout the state follow similar so that there will be a common interest at the She gave borne interesting sidelights on questions at the and stressed the ned of party H. C. School they produced high class music from milk strainers and the various other ar- ticles which form a part of the HELD MEMORIAL CEREMONIES a verdict for the plaintiff in the sum of with interest from 60 The Late President Birthday ored by Spanish have announced the en- gagement of their lola B. to William 01 Montour N. Y. RELIEF BOARD Open Winter Makes s i b I e Considerable Which Helps the The Tioga County Emergency Relief Board met in Mansfield with the following bers Mrs. E. of Mrs. Naomi of of Mrs. Roy of acting executive and Herbert of FARM Timely Reminders from the sylvania State College School of Since egg size is it is of considerable economic tance that all eggs set from the pullet flock should weigh at least two ounces Eggs from yearling or older should weigh at the rate of 26 ounces a If fancy section honey is to be A TRIBUTE TO NEW LOCATION B. F. PAGEANT MONDAY IS ANNOUNCED Former Charleston Social Hour Followed Cowanesque Gas Com- pany to Drill on ard The Tioga county and Potter dent Expresses Presentation of Mr. Members Compact of the The University of Nebraska tne national emblem pageant of I county and vicinity produced each colony of bees 24, the Pennsylvania State port is as must be strong and well boro Dear tion of Business and Cowanesque Gas N. ed. workers when the j come to me of the death Women's was presented Tioga pa Floyd Gobel has the drilling contract and work flow This Edwards and I would Monday before 40 especially during a slow honey I to express if I may through ancl in the B. P. W. flow when a colony of average strength produces if fancy Fresh vegetables for home use or market may be matured much i which he HIV j columns of your paper Written by State of the of loss which I feel I Emblem Chairman Esther and of my appreciation of professional producer of truly great and remarkable it was beautifully pre- earlier by using well-grown plants of selected Early plants also insure large yields of eggplants and Manure may be spread now On my In As a boy who was born and raised in Charleston township I feel a deep sense of gratitude for the influence of Ben Edwards er the soil that is to be prepared for the flower Sifted coal ashes also can be spread over the my opinion no sented locally under the ion of Mrs. Berger The cast was composed of Misses Helen Ida Dorothy With is to start at H. VanZile man in Tioga county ever felt ship and love as its the Lumber Pottes r more concern for the welfare of the boys and girls of his No. 2, Lawrence Tioga Potter Development W. H. Potter gany Potter Allegany Gas Emporium 4. j. v ji jus farden to assist m lightening ity than he As a member of the he a role in the building of Charleston High School and in trying to establish the best lectual and moral conditions On I think it is Some vegetable growers have that jt pays to their during prolonged n several old automobile have been used for power n pumping the Good sweet cherry trees for mall home plantings may be ob- by grafting young ings of the native wild sweet herry to some of the better com- At St. Joseph's church at is on Jan. 23, Miss Victoria daughter of Mr. and Frank of Morris was married to Ralph of by Rev. C. w. Mr. and Mrs. Danker reside WOMEN'S CLUB ENJOYED TEA C. F. Yahn Democratic men Saturday After- Over 30 members and guests of ie Women's Democratic Club of ioga county met at the home of Mrs. C. F. Yahn in Saturday C. F. She announced that the newspaper which was scheduled for ance on that day would be ed at a future since more if there is any one man who ever did more for the building up of a good school system than he Since leaving Wellsboro I have traveled about a good deal and I have met many fine But from the standpoint of real personal and the moral courage to stand by the right when it is hard to no one has ever been a greater have come to make up the federation Prior to the presentation ident Florence Doumaux gave a short talk on the symbolic ing of the At its con- initiation ceremonies were conducted for the Mrs. Ruth Louise Von Mrs. Bertha Wilson and Miss Maude A social hour included ments served by the Mrs. Effie Misses Berna Foeht and Hazel Bridge and games were enjoyed during this Guests included Mrs. I. J. Miss Mrs. 4Russell Clayton tion to me than Mrs. E. R. Miss presentation portrayed the on new ing together of those Oil Gas R. VanDusen cleaning Frank Charles shut C. E. A. Potter shut A. D. Rose Co Frank No. 2, rig No politician has ever been more Mutual Natural Gas Co. Sadie Mrs. O. H. devoted to the cause of the public Janet Mrs. R. J. No minister has Miss Blanche more for the cause of social Misses Maude and no man has i Helen A. Mary A. ever excelled him in matters integrity and the moral courage to stahd by his In the passing of Mr. Edwards Tioga county it seems to lost one of its noblest and finest A business meeting will be held at 8 o'clock next Monday evening in the club Aged Hero special invitation to attend Plans were made covering re- time was desired for its lief work for the coming j Miss Martha On Jan. 29, the late President McKinley's one of the largest meetings of j f days after the proof of loss Spanish War Veterans ever held was should be in Tioga county was held in the The jury took but ten minutes to i borough when Edson obey the court's their Catlin Camp and Auxiliary had a verdict in full being for special Appropriate the I in memory of the late 111 111VK1V1 J Ira G. of Beaver President McKinley were enjoyed N. was acquitted of a by A red of drunken driving by a jury dent McKinley's favorite deliberated three hours and was to each one ed a verdict Wednesday afternoon j This meeting was attended by at 4 o This case was veterans from different towns in only one tried at the regular New York state and fram various uary criminal sessions of parts in The fine The defendant was represented by spirit of comradeship that Attorney Emory the whole affair was Wellsboro and worthy and was stressed by the Powell was involved in an many speeches in favor of mobile two miles ation among the veterans for of Wellsboro on Route 6, October their common Both Camp 8, when the truck he was driving and Auxiliary increased their was damaged and his membership by initiating several Floyd of N. I new Ui strict snd Attorney C. G. Webb based his speech was made by Comrade H. C. aged 83 died recently at his home in He was born in January 19, 1850, son of George and Eleanor He is vived by his one B. F. of D. formerly of three Roy G. of N. Burr S. of Charles of and a Mrs. Eleanor of He was en- gaged extensively in the lumber business for many Chester L. Patriotic tor of the and dent of the Tioga County Veteran case on a statement or confession that Powell in some twelve hours after the Mlc in which he stated that he urging all veterans to was drunk at the affiliate with this organization for defendant declared that the their mutual H. tents of the confession were that he had no knowledge of making being so shocked by the accident and by the condition of his and had never heard the confession read until he heard it in Other cases listed for trial last week were either settled or con- until the regular April Mn. Mrs. Melva A. Cushing wife of Ernest died at her home in of January 23. Mrs. Rood was the daughter of Wilson and Sarah and i was born in March 14, February 8 at 2 p. is the 1892. She was married to Rush for a hearing in the case of John who died December 31, tentative time which has been 1911. Fourteen years ago she F. of Morris married Ernest who against the Morris Run Coal Com- with two sisters and three i Mrs. Mildred Streeter Mrs. Aw anna Melva Amy Wllson and Marshall of The funeral was held was Of the copal burial in I Mount Pleasant ris died services were FOG CAUSED BAD WRECK New York Salesman In- jured Near Wellsboro Thursday L. J. a Olive salesman from New was at the Hotel re- from a smash-up Thursday evening about 8 o'clock i on the Roosevelt He 1 was driving toward When near the S. W. Bliss he became confused by an proaching bus in the fog and ran into a His right knee and ankle were severely bruised and he had a bad tion over his right Two men brought him to Dr. White's ate The car was a total Conditions in Tioga county appear to be about as they have been for tne past two the members The open winter has ed the making possible much highway thereby re- ducing the need for considerable direct The following investigators were chosen by the board to aic in getting relief to the cases where it is most James of Mrs. Agnes of Frank of At a previous meeting Mrs. Row Warren was elected as the tive director of the general relief Mrs. Warren will ordinate the activities of the local welfare agencies with the work of the Emergency Relief The general policy of the board in granting relief has been to require that wherever possible the ient work for the relief Mrs. Fanny Mrs. Fanny of Jan. 23. Funeral held Thursday at St. Joseph's Rev. Thomas Ahearn burial in St. Andrew's Mrs. tyre is survived by three Mrs. William of Mrs. Michael Driscoll and Miss Catherine of Morris and a of tising spoke presenting her plans and ing additional Miss Maude Nichols was pointed chairman of the tee which will present at each The cause of prohibition tne Roosevelt inaugural was sent has lost one of its most ardent week to Francis A. and every boy 91, of girl in the county has lost true the oldest bolder of the May the memory of his Medal of If he life and the moral courage and a place will be reserved in which he exemplified in presidential reviewing his life long continue to inspire a native of the lives of those who knew served with Most Charles Company 57th Pennsylvania in the civil At the battle of on May 12, 1864, Confederate troops cap- tured the flag of the a was credited with recapturing the colors against great odds and in the face of extreme CLINIC TO Mr 1J is survived by her I Frank Ernest Funeral Vices worp hold burial i in Hope Mrs. Andrew Andrew of Lafayette Lafayette of died Jan. 20, after a I long She is survived by I her two Mrs. West Jacob Sutt and Clement I f. K f II t II t Jackson died Jan. 22, at the of four lacker hospital at where Andrew and of John and of a in Nebraska and U A Rev. home burial in the Frank and a A he had been a patient for some The funeral was held at his Alder Run died several years BE HELD HERE Crippled Children's Clinic Announced for ary Dr. Thomas A. Ortho- Surgeon of the Robert er hospital in assisted by Miss Margaret graduate social worker of the State will be clinic for crippled children ture meeting a short study ject of a nature vital to It was also announced that for future meetings members will all please watch newspapers for no- tice of The February meeting will be held at the home of Miss Ethel Feb. 25. At the conclusion of other iness of the the meeting was adjourned and Mrs. Mildred Lloyd Rockwell presented a delightful half hour of piano followed by a piano and vocal solo Mrs. F. H. Kennedy recited a re- quest Following the tea was served under the direction of Mrs. Mrs. Q. L. George M. Miller Out-of-town members present in- Mrs. J. T. King and of Mrs. M. C. Mrs. R. H. Miss Mary of Miss Mary A. of Mansfield High School M. C. M. C. 78 a former Canton business died at his home m Jan. 21. He was a native of eastern Tioga Because of the condition of his health he removed to California 22 years where he had since A few years ago he and Mrs. Preston observed their j en wedding He is survived by his widow and the following Lewis and bert Preston and Ritner of Dr. Waldo of Frances of j and Lee of Daniel and of of and The local Agricultural of one i sion be assisted Mrs. James of I by Bert of Potter Paul of Bradford in discussing topics on Better Roughages for Dairy Improvement of Old FOUR MEETINGS ANNOUNCED Farmers to Hear Talks on Growing Pasture Improvement and ior Club BAPTISTS MET IN Dairy Feeding Problems 4H and Tioga County Mid-Winter Assembly Held Last The Baptist assembly The meetings will be held at the Farmington Hill Grange hall February 7, starting at a. m. At the Gray Valley on hvan Feb. 8. At Covington in the Grange was held at the Mansfield I hall on Feb. 9. Jan. 25. A large delegation of In the Grange hall at Nauvoo Tioga county Baptists on February 10. Among the speakers Rev. All these meetings will have R. R. No. 2, shut J. B. Reed J. B. Champlain Allegany J. Morrow Allegany township Potter shut Fred Lawrence Tioga Cunningham John Potter E. Potter shut Pennsylvania Natural Gas Co. C. Allegany N. G. K. E. Tioga rigging Potter building E. A. Potter 650. Sylvania Corp. Potter shut 656. C. Steuben N. shut T. H. shut Oil Gas Steuben N. Watkins Salt Schuyler N. 196. N. shut Tioga Natural Gas National Bank of Cameron moving in. RESOLUTIONS By Covington League Co-operative Inc. at Annual legislation now being proposed in various states which if enacted law would restrict the use of tor trucks of farmers and others on public highways as to ly make it impossible for trucks to be operated and such would be especially detrimental to who more than any other are trucks more and more each year to reduce trans- portation and it would be especially beneficial to railroads in that it would help them to maintain hign transportation rates when cally every other business has been compelled during the last three years to effect reduce overhead and cut wages as from Wellsboro Friday night at Burton C. former pastor i morning and afternoon j as therefore be it 32 to 24. Westfield de- of the First Baptist of i Dinner will be served by the local u Galeton 17 now County house defeated Austin 32 to IS. of the Pennsylvania Blossburg defeated Covington 43 to 31. B. f. W. C. Invited to port. The members of the Business and Professional nre invited to Williamsport Feb. 20, to a luncheon at the Y. W. C. given by the Business and Women's Marjorie Shuler is to Miss Shuler ia the the building in city chairman of the National February 23. Federation of and Much merest in Women's She is a regular contributor to th Christian Science ana work has been shown by the officers and di- I rectors of thp county society as well as the nurses and welfare the Pictorial bers desiring to attend the eon may do so by getting in touch with Mrs. Florence V. before Feb. 16. Philip I which is verified by the report of the work as given by the Mrs. Bertha K. as 40 new 18 12 41 casts 27 X-Rays 20 special shoes and arches BASKETBALL FRIDAY NIGHT Two Teams from tist Horace A. I president of the missionary for the Baptist women in At the home of Mr. and Mrs. Covington Will Play W. H. S. Teams in The two teams from ington will be here to engage our the state; Charles A. George M. Miller in on many years feature artist in Jan. 22, their Miss paper who has traveled in all Gladys E. was married to the major countries of the world j V. of m newspaper having been D. C. The ceremony was m Manchuria during the recent by Rev. Robert pastor of the Methodist bride was gowned in j spent 34 years on a frontier Tho session was t blue with matching when Mr. Wells and Dories and wore a corsage bouquet talisman roses and The matron of Mrs. Ward The best man Kinney William William Brown died Thursday of wore flowered was Ward Jr. Thompson is a graduate of boys in basketball on the new night at his home in gym floor Friday Against The funeral was held our Rev. F team put up a splendid fight and Baptist showed real team At jn Arbon Mr. Brown field the Varsity team played a was horn in the son of ln profession for three fast game and exhibited much im- Uhe late and Martha C that we producers of milk in session with the men's at January 28, 1933, request our Senator and Assemblyman to op- pose any such legislation as may come up for be it further that copies of this resolution be taken to our Senator and our Assemblyman for their and to the local newspapers for Unanimously adopted at Jan. 28, S. FRANK New of The Week From and Jan. died The funeral was held Thompson is a graduate of Hied Thursday F. H. of the Millerton High School and the Jan. 26, at his home training school at Tacoma He was born at has been engaged two teams Come and see Friday They were victors over Covington lier by close Thompson holds a i in U- s- Department of Agriculture in Mr. nnd Mrs. Thompson left for where they will be at home Feb. 1. upn and port. Survivors nre n R N. of r. Dr. Frank of St. and nephews t. Philip Wilson and 440 hospital son of Mr and Mrs. Robert Several children from Potter of died Wf county are registered in this clinic day afternoon at o clock and are included in the above nv tne of The society wishes to Besides he is acknowledge contributions from survived by two Janet and the The Wellsboro Ro- and his Mr. and Mrs. Elmer 425; L. H. of a total of toward this worthy Miss Erma Louise Root and Reed of were married last Tuesday afternoon at the manse of the First Presbyterian church in by Rev. Dr. E. J. died at her home were attended by Mr. and Jan. 13, after a ong Mrs. M. H. of sides her she is survived Sarah Krine Sarah Krise wife of Miller of Lih Saxton funeral of Saxton who died at his home in Harrison held at the funeral of John T. VanDusen in Westfield last burial in the Champlin Mansfield Nov. 4, 1883, son of Edgar and Addio Decker He is survived by his and two Reed and Walter also two Mrs. Maude of and The bride is the Mr. and Mrs. Rav bury daughter of William Root and the bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Heber Hurt They will reside in Middlebury by one of ono Mrs. Helen Daniel and Louis of Miss Elizabeth M. of 01 i and Charles R. of Jan. 23, bv Rev. John V. Mrs. Lepha of one of The funeral was held Rev. Mr. Stephens in Arkley Mr. and Mrs. Menzo of spent over day with ther Mr. and Mrs. John Mr. and Mrs. Churchill of spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Mr. and John were in Westfield Mr. and Mrs. Fred Reeso were ffi ests at the of their Mrs. Robert Rockwell of j
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