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McKean County Miner (Newspaper) - May 15, 1930, Smethport, PennsylvaniaA thursday May no. 20. Vol Lxix. Smethport Gas co. Given permission to sell holdings 1 e. A. Studholme president of the Smethport company is a but to sold Toth Smethport natural Gas Issiah s the Fol letter the him Blic 1 relative to the Sale. The Smethport Gas compare was organized a 1ss2 ii nil Lias own Wiss since that tin i represent about 7.000 acres of property. About -675 Consumers and 67 producing Wells. The letter follows fort Nal approval jut an noun eed the Pennsylvania pub lie commission of the trains for of the assets. Of the Smith port Gas company to port natural Gas company a now. organized subsidiary of a tibial fuel Goi company is the last step preparatory to the a transaction which has been pending far some time. National fuel company through its. natural Gas . Pennsyl Varija company incl others. Has established unenviable reputation for supplying the consume Nelsh Borlis Cit los and with a must efficient mid Tivice the i is Lillus ind owned ind the the study club of Kane put on a very inti Reston Aud attractive fashion 1 show at its held saturday afternoon in the Cui Groga tip Aal Church Parlours Vav i a before the1 warm Welcome Kane last Keating town ship schools graduate Fine Large Glass x crowd of Over 500 enthusiastic slip. Club ill the Down s and bonnets of be Porter s of Mitford pm hot in his right Olden one n French Chintz. For the nomination of worn a Deniu re Little. Maid who e present at the i exactly suited wus 100.years old As was also the Straw Bonnet was worn with it.1 these originally Fie the Mother of the late John Maiier. Of Smethport., the was her they new the property of. Richard Shattuck. Of antique collector four Oiler dresses from Smith port were us for this even t., one. A handsome elation of seventy years ago. Was loaned mrs. Garde. Clark and mrs. A. Is Gleason. Five bridal gowns of different periods showed the inane styles a the passing years of thirty years ago arid the also the Tennis girl and the automobile girl of the Aiu present afforded amusing these and Many proved very interesting mrs. Nicholas of be of the show and deserves much credit Foi u i hot u i Iii flu i i tical site it Ali Annii in t 1 u Iii m c in i u ii i t i in n uni lost purse is emptied of s35 a g Bonn o i t snot Lipoti Hect the mis Situm i i list meeting held in Kane Friday the former governor was greeted upon i vat g Scott Smith. Mckean. County r Uini Licau Chai Frau. Griffith a. Herold chairman of the Mckean Pinch it for governor club and mrs Nifte Dir Man of the county committee. Among the men who at tended the luncheon1 at the new Thompson Given in were c. Shattuck and r. . Or. Per ichor speech follows Fri kids i certainly and glad to be Here. I appreciate to the ground and i appreciate still More this splendid turn out at tilts Torii a of Day. Friends. Making d trip of about 250. Miles today and going into seven counties so with straight at the . Conduit he on Page four voters of sergeant township asked to vote for Bond Issue a Section to it turn c unit c t of til tilt. In to Ltd to to b ii i in Imit. Win i i i i1 in4 lit i Dii Nii n i-1 k i t n i i Ikhi 1 i ism t u it 1 i i n i b Ali k h i u i i in i h u d h 11 i u u i h i u u l 1 i i i i an the u i i t Tun t i Al 0 ii it if Lun i t u i i i Usu both of p t t d t i to Lyhl t i h Ihrl k no cd Pitt to thank con a mrs Lor trip seniorefnmofrtwrtnff.-. Me Nice men schools numbering 43 members held its second Imti Ual commencement program last evening House which had been tastefully decorated for the occasion. A Large audience of relatives and friends of the graduates filled the Sci dirt room and enjoyed the. Fine Gram which was. As follows orchestra Prev. . Finley National league March vocal selected Emblem March Hill University methodist presentation of class diplomas. F. A. Finley recessional the stirs and strips forever the. Names of the members of the class Are ale a Abbey. , Pauline Baker Russell Bickford Maurice Bon Ham Helen Burgess. Virginia Catlin Aurle Church Basil Cleveland Arthur Cooper. George Comdr Heibert or Mir robot Daw Ion i in 11 St damns in Edmund Dunn Louin Furman Jeanott Gallup mat it Irit Gill i a lifts s Van Goi u i blame hem nun Ellin rot Almli Hilin Launiu Huball Fanon i Virv i Milci Mimi. Of of to to la film no Tiv Ai in pall he 0 Luik Llull j l f n 11 id in Ruil 1 Llu s i i t u s i 1 x n u i celebrate wedding anniversary or. And mrs Richard Uriah of hollow celebrated their fiftieth univ Essary monday evening it their pleasant farm Home in Irish hollow., when sixty relatives and old friends of Assai ruled to. Do them he nor. At n delicious rejigs to was served to All present. The Bride s table was decorated in gout1 and White a handsome Bride s cake bearing the dates -1880 1930. Pm piece tulips were the . At the Bride s table were seated sides the bridal hum of fifty years , a and mrs. Mary Hussey. Who took the place of the original bridesmaid also father Dona Hue mrs. Ellen Mccarthy the. Aged Mother of the Bride and a number of others. During the meal congratulatory. Tel Granis from sons in Oklahoma were read and by. Father Dona Hue. E. T. Daly and P. Hung Lvi to All old wends girl Flung number of were presented to the , and All present pronounced the very Happy and one. Or. And Griffin of Arkport n. Y., wore the out of town guests. F j quirk purchases local Ford garage Simpson wins Over Conti in legion Job obits last night last n a gift s it slots Jackie 145, Ashtabula. Of. Woik decision Over Lew Qiu Jia Chi. Morse is i r Jamestown. Won Over kid Vandern Lilc Center. 1 61 Carmen Saldie 120. Jaine Stdon and Young Creco 128, delevah1. Drew Jack Lewis. 141 it. Jowett won decision Over Topij Russo 138, Buffalo. .1.41. Jimmy Bissau. -.171. Jamestown wot decision Over Johnny Bowers to dec Van. 4. Referee. Jack Penderr judges c. A j. Hyatt. Smethport tinier j. A. Welhs Smethport an no Ricer Merle Dickinson Smith port. this week which f. A. Quirk will acquire the Faril garage on main Street formerly owned James quirk . Hns to Kerr the Titis them foxy rarer and he Otto roughly Hia Usu in in non in diet Saccs Tot him in i inc i Folly h. Our Cerbi Ittis in u j us i re n Hiil f m i i i a i him i i h i u of of 11 11 ii paved Omi i i to r 1 i l 1 11 ult a 1 111" t v i i if net i in Tkv u u u i u i i i i h i i h i i i i i i t ii d k i it the e i i i n it i i nil i n i i r i i i a Large of. Fight tans we hand to witness the. American legion boxing club s Fristic offerings last night which were held at the lyceum. The main event of Between Simpson. Lew cont a Jackie proved to the fan Seth at if pitted against an Piipo nent. Of his Stee that Hoca n flu lit. Liivik a Billy Oyer Onti Dilke i i i Sui Fin d to i mat Luhti Olio has in Tui ii. tile i n n i s in 11 n t ,1 n Fil luit a Iofi Iligir at Cam i i Lici inn port it Tiu filter tin ii to limit fee Futuik tin of Sidh Stirt could Butir Star Tome with Lari in it inc. To if. The tue smut ipod Nii Tuimil fun comp i its i of Wilton with Ifie Psi baseball teams i Iii flit i pm Coji we humid Mil and u Tiu it tilt sic Tia j in 41 a Iii cuu Lieou i inn it v Oji inv Iii a ii on it. Is try to tic to Jar will lit ugh Jim Najud in Smith pc of i no dented i Ita Flitcr Tuu Mesui Ufalie it tue Lisl Dii Kun Iii Pii div Emht 01 limit nuke when a not ibo it b i t thu ii t nut ga3 com1 in at h i jul intr to i in i u in t1 n i in chair a fair i Tumuli i r is to dumb. N Stuis Urr cd in s into Allf. L i ii Hill 1 my "-1 w Hultti -11iv in a Jup Rte i i v r n i 10 u i i i it l Haidt Obj Vav. Dii i spi Chat Dill form Tel work n Diw Donni on the Point if Liny Fitl Rouimi Lifs i Iii from Duko Catir port Megum conjunction tin bridri1. Ill Hir s print or ind and hive Sci ii unit d mid at Trulu Are l k hoi Irth of Kini Clur a Large Nui Nunila is j prank to in to Masonn tin test re Tomov id miss Colt i j. E. Gather. The Dinning Fri Oil do curated in immers of Rutm and a Bow crept i inti did Aifa Dils Lin ii flu 01 Jowett u saying time is said to be just is Little i Bertha first which place Hap . s old home., Anc where her Many friends gave her a real ovation after the has also i Btu in. The recipient of Many telegrams 1 f rom prominent club officers in the Dis i duct congratulating her on hot Azniev i ment i the winning essay will be broadcast Over Oil City at a time which will be Ahn bounced later. It will also be published in the ois Cial paper of women s clubs. Three Road bibs to be let 15th and 1sth of May bids will be let this week at the Cour house1 on three Road projects on 1. Miles of Concrete Toad of the Oil Valle Road out of Duke Center which Wil connect up to the new. York state Lin near Rock City built entirely the Coli qty Over a Niile of aria Cadam in hair icon township in the Vil Lage of to be built the coun and state both thes Road projects Are to be let today a of Macadam on the Kansas Branch Center Are to be let on the 16th. Otto town ship is to Bear the expense of. Construction the canopus club held its regular meeting and dinner at Munn rant monday evening May 12th with eight members present. It Tva s voted to appropriate s.15 to the. Boy scouts Council of the Mckean area this amount covering the labor Cost for one Shack at Camp Hada Hwi Gouder sport. It is under stood other organizations Are also Aid ing the scouts in the same Mannor. The Road committee reported that the confusing sigh at East Smethport had been removed and that the com Mitt be a d made arrangements to. Haye Large signs 4x8 feet painted with the Ria me Smethport and a. Brief mention of name these signs 1 will be placed sew it Highway at each Entrance to the Borough " sailed Fob air Rock 14 mrs. Eugenia h. Merrell of Smithr port and sister mrs. Robert h. Rose of bin Samtori. N. And miss Catherine j Smith sailed Froin new york1 May -1 on the . Bound for eng land. When they arrive -at1 Southampton they will be met with Achi Fruer and motor and will enjoy a months Notor trip in Rural England. B led a it i i n l i Ami Mil i ill Sixl t Rte i in a i h i Uit Llu of h join ii ii 11 p in of i tin Irti in it 11 u Uit i fir to i of Mil i p and i if 101 i i Loi j i Ilii i c r Lirine 1 1 mini Uipi acted ice i r i Iuri ii to j5 in Luh in Mil i i Al try i it i poll in in Mutti to be Iuno want Ament 01 us Wojik is if it to found thit towns Hange Sumner it i inn of i id m t b m in Sui Riti i t 15101 Tuifiti. Re if n Kirk Dini Punj air in Inch n Tel tint Iii four i n Huil is it Xiii Bible lot in of the which h u Timm Pun Toi in ref Silivi Toi in ._., tunic Imol Cleiv a Tiluy Bort and non Virn in and Iii Portal . Beautiful which is Lipove than the total Industrial mbe. Possible to Sec ire official a lighting Cost of the count Das Light ing pre Iolj i reduces the Nece a site for artificial during the working Hovirs throughput the Daylight saving months. _ a Daylight saving through the months of july August and sep tember indicates that of. Work added in averages ten de tees cooler than the hour taken off n. The afternoon which is i Ned Aid. Promotion of health ind of accidents. To was. Certified Massachusetts physician s and 80 percent of the 200oqo citizens who recorded then beliefs thit Daylight suing it for heir health specialists have Testi fied that saying benefits the worker through relieving Eyer Strain. Tuberculosis authorities that it an Aid in preserving the general ii Alth of the country and particularly a great help in the prevention of tuberculosis have had ample thine to make Ion in the Mitter contest is open to Earby Rural sections. Daylight savings .time.--. Has1 been adopted in Kane and a poll is being onducted1 in Bradford and in All probability that lace. It has proved satisfactory in owns and cities where it is. In so Fili out your ballot and mail it to he All ballots must be in be Ore May 29th. The following facts Ovregard Igat a lungs time As presented f the iia a Busty medical association in a re ent radio address from James own a .y., give1 Many of the reasons Why the measure is conducive to Good health. On Standard sum Mer months there Are two i hours if Daylight which pass. Bufi. . Begins and Only 3-i to 2 hours of Daylight left after w Ort ends it would certainly be if thes e differences were reversed so that. Would begin in a cooler hour and end sooner after thereat when labor is most exhausting. The. Re creative period of the Day would then have More sunlight would spend More with resulting physical Benefit the medical association for the statement that day7 Light saying h As added a materially. To the Doyles Are. Planning to a new King in Smethport Muchvo summer r e Tuni ing to new. York in the fall to ref sume Fletr stage careers Kew Tel Green track bes vuis1 Kerneth Green to year old son or. And mrs. Samuel Green View Dairy Oil the Crossmire right Arm just above the wrist last has Al As shown a of the As of. April 1. 193d. Is As compared with 1.568 Oil 4910. Figures Are prelim hairy and sub to two farms enumerated in this area at the Piff tenth mrs cd Lorah Ivas the enumerator for the.bbrbugh-. Arthur Madli Lamott. Sustains severe is Al try to head to Crank a tractor belonging to " his i Arthur Mcdermott who is employed father i Robert Hamilton was Call h. Redfie an his Oil lease at de ind reduced the fracture. The lad bit Ogham. Sustained a bad Cut on the Lead monday while cutting Down Trees in the lease. His axe caught limb and flew Back striking him on the head inflicting a severe he was in Bugh to or. Robert there he received the necessary treat nent. Saturday attempted improving As rapidly As could be expected. An the effect Light Savins has in the. Health of. Those who have been fortunate in living in such centers As new Boston and it has been practice for ten. Consecutive years european countries such As France Germany Italy Austria swe Den Norway Denmark and Holland As an economic and health initiation at. cedi a meeting of the Bradford Voiture of.40 he crimes and 8 Cheval will be held saturday night May 17 at 8 o clock at the legion lyceum. A class of candidate from Mckean county posts will . D Alig h t s a Vin g v time b a l l 0 t Are Yott favor of Daylight savings Are you against. Daylight savings savings when want it to Start Sheji would-y9u want it to All ballots must be in this office riot Jator the Riri May-29ljh primary election tuesday May 20 , May. 20th. The primary election will be held and Mckearin county voters will have a Chance to express their . Mainly there is. Rib candidates from which to select their Choice. Strongly Backe d the organization is the Brown Davis ticket Francis Shurik Brown for governor and James i. S. this is Gifford pin Chat who again As Pires to the office of Seph Grindy who also is. Against the Brg Aniz Atbin and is running for United states senator. Of the wet ticket this. Poll list jr., of Butler is run Ning for governor and Francis Bohlen for senator tenant governor Evan a. Jones of Bradford George w minds of Ramey Geo. A Huntley of Emporium and a. Mitchell. Chase of Olen Field Are running for member of Congress from the 23d congressional District mrs. Margaret Henderson of. Brad Ford widow of i the former , is opposing Thomas b. Wilson for Mem Ber of , celebrates 92d anniversary or. And mrs. C. Are ii Brookville pa., this week visiting or Witherow s Iother who celebrated her tuesday. Winifred roed Erthe death of. Miss. Winifre d Roeder beloved Dean of resident Dwoinen of so Noleff. A Libri. Illinois., be-1 curbed following a four months illness. Miss Roeder was a for. Mee farriers Valley girl and served As Lea d of a girls school in Chhina for 20 years. She has Many friends Here. A Complete obituary i. Next week s Miner. New antique shop Richard Shattuck son of. Attorney. And1 mrs. . Shattuck of Street has Reid Ted the Bissett building a n d. In. His , of Antiques. Or. . Who .recently1 received life a. B. Degree from St. Buna venture s recognized in this Section As an Aii Hority in Antiques and his collection is be a very no one. We wish him the test of Luck in his new venture in the business world injured at Workon Crosby Gas lease. Oscar Anderson of. Who is employed the Crosby Gas Finger sri Assied monday while using a drilling on e of the Corn Pany s leases his injury was treated or. Robert Hamilton
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