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McKean County Miner (Newspaper) - November 27, 1919, Smethport, Pennsylvania_ Hammy u Ower. Kim a Knam Umar aim vol Lvi Smethport. A. Thursday. Nov. 27. No 48 Bucktail Post elected officers an interesting meeting held Friday evening and important business session legion met in tie Hote Parlours Fri Day evening november 21, 1919 at 8jw. A who we the Flatt com Ruider of the poet made report an a Delegate for the list con i Kiona District to the National convention of the american legion held at Minneapolis november Ems. To the by Laws officers elected for the ensuing year w. A. Ostrander being elected commander William Brownell vice Cuni Mander Frank b pay adjutant treasurer or. Alvie r. Evermore historian Earl Bur Ojni. Chaplain. Were passed i Mitho Ryzhik the Post commander to express to. The and people bolshevik its. I. A or that governor sprout s speech to the first Cantonment of the Ameri can legion of the state of Pennsyl Vania held at Harrisburg october 1819. Tif printed in our i newspapers Smethport the appreciation of the of the local i Ost. As Well Retif. Other sex service men in the i run the three. Norwich and sergeant. Ugh Welcome Home Celebration ten ref we on tuesday november 11, regarding motor licenses City clerk k. C. Has Kir hit Bradford Bra with data to information which Moto Ruu 13-0 automobile item must give when making their Aputi cations. Persona wishing pleasure car licenses must specify the Type 0 body Nanie of vehicle manufacturers number Model year built. Fine number. Of Lieut. E. G. Potter the Post s Torst Rou Unander and i Delegate Toj National. Convention at commending the action of the Mem Bev of the local Post of the Ameri of to l f Gion at Centralia Washington i Al was decided that each regular Tor the part they played in Hunting shall be a social Oue Aud the Down tie slayers of four former Burden was placed upon a committee of men in that Elty. On. Tuesday consisting of Tommy clerk. Bill Nel nov. 11. 1919. And the Post Comman us and Fred Lerer. Waa authorized to a permanent athletic with that Post to that effect offering the services the local Init to the Burgess and proper auth Ortleb of the Borough to assist a smoke screen. Was appointed. After the evening s business we concluded a sociable hour was spent. Port Allegany Man finally Hurt by Auto school play let Cue Pup is of mrs. Lio Gartu s room in the. Smethport schools rendered j the following program wednesday which was enjoyed by a number of visitors j songs the Pilgrim meter of bore number of and horse Evwen for commercial with weight of 2.000 or More the same information must. Be Given and Alto the following data Welgot of chaises As certified by manufacturer Width and length of tires whether the tread is single or double and the Width of each tire of double tread Rue License seeker Atso. Must state or not the vehicle we Pur chased at second hand after july 1 1919, and whether an affidavit of Pur Chase has been filed a left the state Highway department. If such Raffl Davit has not been bled it must accompany the application. It the Cai was purchased before july 1. Ills affidavit need not be filed. The applicant must give the number of lights of various sorts on his car lie Randle Power of each the name of. The manufacturer and a de scrip he must also name and de scribe deflecting or diffusing devices. The a at authorities have approved is different Lensi a and controlling de vices a list of which of the City clerk one very important i Justion to be every seeker of a. License is whether or not to has Ever been summoned before an officer of the Law for violating the motor vehicle act. If so. He must give particular As to time place nature of offence verdict and penalty. Football season ended a Turda the Smethport football team closed to season saturday afternoon with a game in which the Portville. High school victorious by a score of to 13. The. Blaze of glory was nut in evidence in the ten ale the Ziade marked 1m the sad Over the River proven ent during the Progress of the Arao lil Burroughs of Allegany and through the under should feel died at noon yesterday at the Higgins direction of mrs. Bouton. Satisfied with results. Mem Ial Hospital in Olean As the re a play let pretty Well suit of injuries received when he is Kun d to have been knocked Down and. Run Over Early sunday evening near a torts by an automobile occupied or. And mrs Arthur Shaner of Lio Livar. I Burroughs it is said was walking toward . Or. And mrs. Sha were on their Way Home to Boli Var when they met a motorcycle on the nation s pie cast of characters. Grauma Jack. The Sunbeam Hocken Berv. The pumpkin family Albert Den Nis. Marlon Anderson. Ruth and Ger Trudy Cox. Robert Clark. Pumpkin seeds Robert Mcken or leu. Roger Green. Joe Masser the Road. It is understood that to John to avoid hitting the Mo-1 spices Ruth Denning. Irene motorcycle. That the Shaner car swerved i Kendra of Alice Clark. Fern Burdock aug knocked Down Burroughs run. Katherine Lundy. Ink Over and fatally injuring him. Sugar Fanny Patron Daisy was 28 years of ton. Star record. League milk for december. The Daly. The comes. Flour Carleton conies Paul Daly. A Eligue milk for the month of Anderson. Ember hag been sold for Perl Midred pounds or am the rate of 7.8 cents per quart. This is the Basic Price for milk containing 3 per cent butterfat at so 6 Miles from sew tort rolling Van sickle. Molding Mitchell. The actual Price to Farmers will be j child burned to death an 18 month old daughter of or Klingb try less than the Basic Price fur j tier Titan the 200 Miles and mrs James Mosher of que was More than the Basic Price to the pro i nearer. Than the 200 from new York the variation depending on the. When fire destroyed the Mosher Home at 120 Clay Street. The. Dead child s Leila Mosher four years the were freight rate. The returns 4o the wired. In the fire usual with of the family unhurt. The labile girl who was burned to death had been carried to safety by her Mother for some Mer will also vary As butterfat Content the Farmer ing 4-cents for each one tenth of one per cent of butterfat above the Basic 3 in dish. Treasure went Back into or 24 cents additional per blazing 1 ouse her waa pounds containing in a into we Len she had 3 per cent. These Twila for freight and butterfat Are overcome by the flames. The other not figured differently on the Little was to safety by a Ber thrice. But Are the same named Sanders. Her left Toals that have been in use or some Arm was Lime. T special Sal Elan All hats this week. Mrs. Cur White. Adv 48 w 1. Dining for Sale room table. Buffet and i Sebbard in Good condition. Call or phone 174. Mrs. W adv48wl a. Ostrander. Roosevelt memorial fund of Mckean county. Our treasurer George w. Bovaird has been Able to Send up to the pret Erit time to the treasurer of the Pennsylvania Branch of the velt memorial association i this very Likely is Mckean county s full contribution late Flats corns in there will be a Nupp mental of five no knowledge of Bow the counties East West and South of a have contributed but i am impressed with the belief that few Hare been More generous than Mckean county. And certain 11 is that the amount she sends is right from the heart of our people Young and old. There was. No pressure i Bronchi to Bear. It has been to imply to rough smut Dort Are Idle miners make Shawmut trains few while miners await dispute s end no Coal is produced and train Crews Are out of work the i trite half greatly de Creed the business of the Shawmut and the Long Coal trains that have become a familiar tight passing conspicuous a Chance to a Chance to Hare a share in perpetuating the memory of a Noble Man who Bequeaths to posterity a priceless heritage. For this generous response. In be. Halt of the association. I extend Cor dial thanks. W. W. Chairman improved roads will help milk Supply several Farmers from this Vicinity ave informed the that there ill be no Scarcity of milk in Hiti after the Road through Farmer s Valley is completed and but for the fact that the whole Highway through Thi Valley has been graded for the of Concrete and is not lit for. Traffic at the present time at least one Fanner would a very Day. Be bringing in milk the discontinuance of Smethport s to milk routes is causing a shortage m Supply As a number of residents and it almost impossible to make the daily trips to the Claranett Dairy or to store where milk depots Haje established. A number of Resi who have barn room on their premises Havo bought cows and find disposing of surplus milk o neighbors at Good prices. Just at present shortage 8 not keenly Felt As it can be pro ured in limited quantities if users Are Lili to go after it. Later in Winter however the., inconvenience t the suspension of milk delivery will be Felt to an annoying extent. Now by principal reason hauling Coal from twas is like Coal for. Tola Railroad s existence and the strike tied up. The Munei Oom potely. Although the strike a been called Oft the Shaw Mut with those in the the majority country awaiting the settlement of the Dii Pute Between Miner la Washington. A number of p. 3. N. Train Crews Are also Idle awaiting settlement of the dispute and is not brisk along the Shawmut Una. Fight diphtheria Bradford reports two cases of diphtheria and last week. A death from that dreaded disease was re ported from Norwich Don t let the dread disease get a Start in this county and help the state health authorities carry out the following program. L Likiu the appearance of a Case of diphtheria in the school a represent . Of the health authorities will immediately Issue to. The teacher and puh h. Redfield chairman for Christmas seals Hon. H. H. Redfield. Of snit port has been appointed chairman for the red Cross Christmas Seal Campaign for soup port Crosby. Betula Pils a notice to the effect that i Muir land by Campaign director nuut Lon by Antitoxin will be afforded o. H. Miller of Bradford each Peri on of charge by the Lel or. Miller was. Appointed director gaily commuted health official upon lot sales by governor Sproul of my the written consent o the Parent or Kean. Elk. Potter. Cameron and for guardian of each Pupil. The counties for the red Cross seals be closed Long enough to carry i and the health Bonds. The health out usual disinfection. I Pon re Bonds show that have contribute sumling the school cession pupils who this cause. These Bouda run ail to furnish written consents for administration of of Antitoxin will to excluded from school and placed under observation Siua Rautine the Perlon of which will be determined by uie health authorities. A cart Floate hmm a private physician that an immunizing dose of diphtheria Antitoxin has been administered will be accepted by the health authorities. It is essential examination and a governor Sproul with an exceptionally Light team with Only two or three players no had Ever served in the s chock troops of the . Some of the Early games were lost by rather Cou raging scores. However. The boys stood the Gaff and Lan a opponents realize that they were up against a football team. One big accomplishment of the sea son was the discovery and title association of the Mem of Hulsey Allison of Clennon. High school circus coming to town soon at the urgent request of the towns that teachers shall exclude from school children who have sore throats or a. Nasal discharge Coraly no with sections 9 and 10 of the act of july 17. 1919. Or of. Wade Paton county health director has received a Telegram from the state commissioner of health which5 states tha the number of cases of diphtheria has reached alarming proportions that special measures should be taken to prevent its spread. Diphtheria is spread most commonly by Contact. Overcrowding and in cleanliness favor its spread. Parents teachers nurses physicians and health agencies should be interested in overcoming this dread infection. Whom sore Throat develops in a member of a family that member should be Iso lated from the of the family. From to the Money la used from the Sale of the Stamps and Bonds to care for tuberculosis sol Diers open air schools preventer sums and children Camps research work training for cured and arrest in cases tuberculosis visiting nurse annual physical health education has set dec fifth. As the school Day Tor the children to sell the seals dec. 7th-has been set aside for the pastors of the state to preach on he White plague on tuberculosis sus Day. Any one wishing Stamps or Bonds can secure thenh from a i re flew. The Christmas Saal Campaign this year will be a far bigger thing from every Point of View than Ever before. 10.000 people died last Veur Froni tuberculosis a the state of Pennsylvania. 140.000 others have the disease and at least 50.000 re of no medical attention i he or Shi should not attend Public High school has succeeded in schedule. ,.v. . Gatherings neither should Brothers this boy made his first football aping a return engagement Parance this year and it soon became Gigantic Galaxy of. Gro Inonu. Is Mada. Teacher Are re apparent that he had. Everything Tut i experience. He was by far Best first year player that performed on Kane Field season and with the weight and Speed thai will naturally come to him with years by the time he finishes High school he should be excellent material for the College game. To is Quick Strong and a rapid thinker and with a few. More pounds of avoirdupois will surely Causa plenty of anxiety to opponents in years to come. While the Home games were not patronized to the extent they deserved the financial end of the season tends the High school equipped with nearly 100 Worth of football a Para. Tus purchased this year. The Athle tic association of the school is now ted1 audience in at that time it treated with anti toxin will kill one such a vivid impression upon child out even five. Children local circus attendants that re i Given anti toxin before the disease is turning its Ball. Attention toward Basket s attend school until a diag school any. Tesque spectacles to appear shortly inquired to exclude from the lyceum. It will be remembered of held Throat at the Lime that the great organization made its last appearance Here Captiva time notifying the health authorities. The commissioner urges the Early use of anti toxin. Diphtheria not heated requests have come to the High school to bring a Florey Back again he has written that he has Smith. Port on us program for Early in dec Ember and it a with the. Greatest of that we make this exclusive announcement. Sold another. Big one h. A Rice county chairman of w s. S. Reports the Sale of another w. S. S. Eert locate tuesday of this week. Manifest do not develop diphtheria. People in general Are urged to avoid coming in Contact with a Case of sore Throat John Digel victim of Hunting Accident shot in legs and face Friday morning Hunting Rab son. Leo Wright of Marvin Creek bits John Digel of Smethport was shot John was Hunting rabbits on the in the legs and also Cut about farm fired at a Rabbit nose and face by broken Glass from and the charge of shot struck the Sut Ilie lenses in his and was deflected tenses in is were broken by the flying Mic direction of or. Digel. H Veas n to was taken to or. Robt. Hamilton s curious Accident As Leo and John were Stan Illuk almost upon a line with each office and his wounds were attended to. To will eventually full recover. In company Altu Henry Wright and other and Tho shot was Fred almost ahead. W. S. A. Notes joke an county is a 100% county because every school in the county is teaching Thrift. First 100% school in the Thrift movement reported is the Fos Ter Brook school in Foster township. Every Pupil is reported As saving during the month of october. Reports from 51 schools during the month of october show saving of .s82.50. For the week ending november 2ist Mckean county saves six tents per capita for the week. Our saving per capita to due is Mckean county Pomona Grange meeting tha Pomona Grange will hold to h regular meeting in the Grange Hall at Ceres x. V., wednesday. Decem Ber 3rd. It is hoped that the a Bordi Nate Granges will impress upon their members the importance of the Pomona Grange meeting. A great Deal of valuable information Ani id vice is expected of the two speakers of the Day. 11 session. Reg ular order of business. 12 opening 54 i address of Turner. How. When and results of potato Straw. Comdr or sport. A. Isong i bumper 3s. Moore. Turtle Point a. The relation of the Farmers to Capitol and b. Godfrey Olean. X. A 90. Question Box. Closing 22. Beaver Muff lost. Finder rewarded by returning to mrs. Chas Mill Street Smethport. A. Adv48wl fair and dinner k the and dinner . Cecelia s guilds will be held in savings Parish House wednesday. Dec. Tif locates were sold in Smethport last 3 Sale of fancy work and Candy at week. Tho total amount of is p m. Dinner at Prce old in j 7.1 cents adv48wl Mckean county week ending is Iii a Day november 16th amounted to or. And mrs h. A. Cla Tenoy have moved , n. Y. Cooked food sal6. Harris Bible. Class will hold a cooked food Sale at w. Massoia Joanl Ware saturday afternoon at o clock. Adv48wl

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