Page 1 of 24 Sep 1908 Issue of Mckean County Miner in Smethport, Pennsylvania

See the full image with a free trial.

Start for Free

Read an issue on 24 Sep 1908 in Smethport, Pennsylvania and find what was happening, who was there, and other important and exciting news from the times. You can also check out other issues in The Mckean County Miner.

Browse Mckean County Miner

How to Find What You Are Looking for on This Page

We use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology to make the text on a newspaper image searchable. Below is the OCR data for 24 Sep 1908 Mckean County Miner in Smethport, Pennsylvania. Because of the nature of the OCR technology, sometimes the language can appear to be nonsensical. The best way to see what’s on the page is to view the newspaper page.

McKean County Miner (Newspaper) - September 24, 1908, Smethport, PennsylvaniaIt r i r it Alduff officials aver i few county per v Smethport pa., thursday september 24, 1908. No. 39 to the time taken up. In these races it was too late to poll off the her dle race but at East league p. D. Furrow escape on thursday Moraine in i civil War news. I charcoal twentieth annual meeting of that wire Are of interest j to j Kauai. It a Forlin before 11 o Ziock Hon. R. A hip Rood a Pott card on which wan understood of a i we a Rale the lost Day does but amount to much at fairs Bat this was an sex the e 8000 people who were present had fully tvs Good a Flay s sport As any Der Init tie week. One of the Best . The every resident of this Boronin was aroused by an alarm of ire Given by the whistle at the of Emic Al works at East woe repeated a t. The Hose House arid ii was soon reported that the above Soth of the state league of Republican clubs which closed a session at Wilkes Borre Friday after opt one of this Argent nud Intuit tenth Ault Nulu Vur held it marked erf. Thorr lilt Wra Kurt Antmann. Bile and the four Wing note from Hon. D councilman Ino Niber of the log so future irom Potter of panty what i have left after test express Thrawn by nine a boar i waft at Atli to Hopu Ltd bit v a followed to return to their Homos. They. Gutto up Evort Lilit in their Lia Udit but last night they destroyed a of prop arty in the shape of wagons gun car i.1 Tuponi the. Nam of. Lee s forces is put Down at about Bradford Day Tilvis Iipp i nil nut. Iii race makes a Bow armm Mutual and of the Csc Monty fair Assn. Are summed up by. Thousands of people from. Of Monty came and went pleased. The attendance 1 it Iii Futi Tiren by the people was All null Totri expected and they to them for their Hearty _. _ the is aeta mfr of there Arontt who this was 1 another Fuir West took place on track shortly. After one o clock. The Parade made a magnificent appearance and. Brought North t Onn Sof applause from tile grand stand. It consisted of eleven a atos handsomely decorated Iram Erous Carriage teams nod single rigs and All the prize winning horses cattle account of the scorch to of water and the dry condition of everything the worst was feared Aud it. Was but Long Joffre nearly every Able bodied mail in town was a frying to the scene lend any assistance possible to those whose property was in danger. The Hose company responded quickly and min wow fever by eau Paige in the Keystone state and from now on in All sections of the slate there will be an Active Campaign waged which will not cease until the last ballot ii Baen East on november 3rd. There will be an Earnest Effort put Forth to elect every candidate of the ticket. When president Habgood called the. Meeting to order in the auditorium., of thay a. O. On noon there were 1 ii clubs represented a upwards of 800 Earnest republicans who had come from All sections of the state for the purpose of participating la the opening of the Campaign. Several Spe Ohea were made and the reports of the officers re Boived president Habgood reported that twelve new clubs had been organized during the present year and that this prospects for Many More before in ered Ink a when Tho crash Ali Fri t. Towt Hal and Wal Tonii himself a i Assurance that 6ur Friend was not seriously injured but we were item sed to inter from Frank to. Bald win Republican candidate for Stato senator that or. Of Nullman Lead escaped with Only slight bruises which seeing Little Short of after looking itt the. Picture of tha Man Gonna i Arti in their to session As. They have. Of abandoned nearly Alt toy did. Hot lots in Apt Lou. Brought Iii yesterday Aud Serc ral this Nio 1" Trio rank and flu of Leo s army Are said to be Woli sati ailed to glop up the struggle., believing that they Havivi no Hope of 8uccob8, but if g cd. Leo liw is fused to. Surrender Thov would atoll have. Were four races on the program which together with the hurdle race postponed Froin thursday made a big afternoon s sport. The first race was the.-2 80 Pace for a parse which was won by Frank Ball owned and driven by Cliff Honghton of Bradford in straight heats. Frank Hull by shown Hall omit Honghton Bradford -11 a. Taste Bias Waterloo in 2 2 2 Fred they had reached the Pennsylvania Railroad tracksuit was Learned the. Fire was in a car of charcoal Back 6f the factory and tie report was Given out that the employees Aud East Smethport people had it under the tired nose boys therefore returned with their apparatus to the Hose House Imd to their respective j. The fire no More than got nicely in Lien Arioth or alarm come from son Roe with Fie constant Shrek nig of other the following account of Dent is taken from the por to Allee buy reporter on monday morning september 14th, Hon. P. D. Councilman had a narrow Fici pc from death. He Iii the Only morning for a spin in his Antomo Jile As he approached the crossing of the Pennsylvania Railroad at Nimville the eight thirty Syer Oraa hed into Hla a boil thrown to him.1 tha officers Ina ulv Are Stirly and discontented but this feeling will soon Wear off when this find How liberally our people Are disposed to them. Another Tetter from the Potomac dated april says the. Final arrange Mats for the surrender of Lee army were completed yesterday and to Day they Ore at Liberty to proceed to their Ilsi where they. terms were certain Chas. Olcott Buffalo n. A a -4 by patches Aro aled everyone. Another Bard no Wos made with the Hose carts arid fire Engin Cind this time there a Viilo and a half and marched the Arr Flory where the speech making was made a us the Miracle escaped serious in jury. The train was run aug it Tho Rato of of off Cors too tar with Tulious ands of men of this army express their re celts tie people. So this Assoc Iatrou the boys it win Tho same car of charcoal but had got such a Start that help. Was keep Lumen gnus of there notable array of speakers on the Piu Fonn including us thirty did As others who were standing near the Uio Sang Saj that no whistle was to tided to notify Hom of its liberality granted to Tho army. Of Northern Virginia but manner in a Vicli they mud allowed far Makit Dell Ftp not. Of thin the second race was the the ate Piid any. Surplus which May Arimo will be Tiack ii Ito better every year. C .1 thin was Bradford .dn.v. Arid marked the largest Fitt Ondarco thu 1 air Len Utti be Joyed Tiu Groin Iida try Iii 11 to Tho stables wore Elf Fonkin d. With fat Poji Atid it la conservatively d starters. Folk Tojo after Shioli Stoney owned by d. Topic., Tow. Next the. One half mile. Liy Stone Kavull. C. I uru us Arnii for Ila 3 1 .1. I my flow by inf Tinon of Tuik u in Nirry Hill. Al Rcd. Rail connection with made in Tho Tittle Stream run Niue Down by the factory Anu Tho engine set to . Worko d very satisfactorily with the the Vicil Hoys Siulc Short work of Tho in to the car which was p Hama Viii. Was in slight Aivil probe ably . To Iii w or t-100 which is Vury fortunate Chuoi diff aug the Nui punt that was in danger in such . Nicholas Longworth of Ciuc Lunatic 0., senator Pon Roio and Hon. Hampton Moore of people a Tho Hall. With As Many ont Sido who were Mablo to Gal ii admission alien. President Habgood called the Lugo thug to. Order and Gher Juan Tho. Brat a Peak or Slier hum s address was listened to with Ottea Tiomi As lie omit lived Tho position Loim in of nip Aud Gratis initiation Over the splendid Tei 11 Luvirt Liq Lulu Ilasin inapt Ife Tecl s Ldes it we a Fri ii Ting of Eann Saign in the state by piping in a no relied Deg i in Tolje sen Tilmont of republicans. Thursday morning tie Iii i it Teir i d Imd after s is acid the of Trio Resolution com Tiitto the was taken up Anil k. P. of was elected., to the position of Siresi dint an Honor which any Man might Well feel proud Oes Pitu the assertions of those who Are not Friendly to or. Habgood we. Desire at this time to state that republicans of Moreau county should feel honoured and should exert every Effort in re electing him to the Assembly where his in Nence will be still greater i it is an Honor any county. May Well feel Prond. Of and the Republican congratulates him Over his Victory. Republican Trust of Niu til Trimis Beauty find t to Jiu set to .u-.-syiiijihonu1. airs to 7 such As thu scene but Onty a sin ii with Brdek Down lioisi1.-. Tiu old re pow Keiit to. Htu ii a. T Roiti. tiirni1 to Forir his drawl wagons Hwy lit Hinnon Titio n and As an evidence of of Iti Immik _ sary Wien Rhey , tiie i Tell Liat Lioy hid been is firs of Corn to nit ii for. Several Days previous but that n train from Lynchburg Nisi Houi there with tiber acid pork out of some two thousand. Turned Over to us tint Niobe than i two Hundred were t oud tit lie Worth a f single ration of forage for each. Oom missioner quid Aud assistant Hutch were captured of b their Way from Richmond toward Don Ville and brought into Camp Patthey. Had a Large sont Tern express wag c on filled with. Cigars liquors and other t Lusn Lesi and by Souie understanding. A 6 were allowed to go into be s o they returned last evening and Are said. To have gone to Richmond on j j Ness connected with Tho exec Ruuge ques e Tion. Orders were issued last evening o for u Mosc ment i troops now Here. S. Iaci port a. I .3 is 4 a. , -. Delia by Charley fish George a. Y., 4.5 bal Dora Greenwood by country Barond. Cobb Coudersport a. 5 i 1 Elmido Liv ii. A tsp a Bradford a in d time s i Fotij a 2u-i, 3 the second race was the Trot and 2 17 Pace fixed purse and was another Beautiful race with an exciting finish in every heat. G., owned and driven by. J. Cheeseboro of Wellsville took the first two heats bul she coaids not stand the Strain and the race West to Bryan Wilkes owned by of Wellsville and driven by Erskin in the next three. Heats. Summary Bryan willies by bar ii Wilkes 0. .n.parker, Wellsville 5 6. 1 1 1 lerao., by Gen. Willingto ii j. Q. Cheseboro Wells vice .1 v 8 s May Queen by horde of tile St ii f get the. Rescue in mid is a the thrill ing. Race with its quadruple team s. U horses with Ali picture Siniue scenes a Penariu Ietje of the Star to the Wiso men ii the desert the my Quilic Inke in the. Or Chart of Palms where Een Hur nut irus make love while Drifting Iii Ali. Barge of the fair. Egyptian the Palm waving worshippers on the mount o olives and the Grove of Daphne wit its a Templis dancing in the set nil o beasts to the Misic of the kissing gym Bols i simply captivate the great Andi encb3 that Are nightly in Atte Udvanc wherever it is being 0naoted._ As now arranged and staged b Klaw Erlanger the1 Public i great spectacle which appeals no Rne Tely on the strength of its dramatic values but. As a colossal pageant. Whore before there were rift dancers in the revels there will now b one Hundred Jaud where before thereser one Hundred nieu and women in t Sheatz s new Bond. Pittsburg dispatch state treasurer John o. Sheau has taken u Lou g step Iii the right direction by preparing a new form of Bond Melq Ceu Bradford a i 3 f o lady. Grace by Burbon patches s. 4344 2 in Brno by Nelson Oliver Oava Nufi Buffalo 8 -1 5 2 special mention. Mine Buldini is at her very Liest in tha character of Rosita and Shn executes the difficult passages with ease and brilliancy. Cleared up. Forest hires. Korest res in this county Navy done n a Roi it Deal of Dpi Murfie during the Bou Suwu put them in the Way for criminal ils Well As financial responsibility. The first a elect of clip now Lorfn meet the Savior there frill two morning for Burkesville Junction Thi Hundred and in the cd riot Nice the cavalry and 24th corps to go towards scene which coupled with the , Wile the Atli will re Itutti to. To of Isi neral will Noe s Book gave., the Lake Zinss Essieu of and hoping tile no to Iriqui t Willt. Horses property and elects of the magic Shirnes by Thimos the third acid last race was a half mile run for a purse of in which there were six starters. Handy took the first heat mid Yardar Tho second find these two. Winners went another heat to decide the race Yardar winning by a margin. Summary Yardar Union Springs . 131 Sandy r. Kollei Hornell a. Sis Gay lord . . Y s 0 us Morvilli a Gardner Gen Esco n. V. 4 4 Kitty Stephen , Daloisi a s ii Lester n. Fifi v Tinio b8 whose grotesque cantos he App ofers. To has an of movingly Iione Bass voice of great Power. He made it big Hie with the audience in Tho cel Larer s by Dekoven receiving three encores. The violin playing of Jacques Kings Bolgou was one chief attractions of Tho evening. He is an artist of High should air. Dinsmure Aud his excellent company again visit Simiet port he will be greeted with a crowded Art Embro defy. Miss Woight has. Of exhibit at mrs. Frank Hurt Well a King st., a Vita of Art embroidery she in Vitus Yon to Sec her exclusive patterns for Waist cushions centers towels Etc. A few. Days Only. Want to buy some chickens. 0. H. Damage is very comparison turf let diligent work of hundreds of Moil together with the foliage has due much Toivari retarding the flames and thousands of dollars Worth of property has been saved that would have been destroyer had the fires come. A dry spell after the leaves had fallen. Iii the West thousands of acres of Timber been seriously damaged by Forest res and the damage Wil run Well into the Thoy Are i assuming. Tho second will be to secure for Inq Stato Ofil cers absolute Assurance of the mfr to of uttering sureties. And finally the state will have recourse in criminal prosecution of any who falsely represent their financial standing this Reform May Well be regarded As of Theli most As Superior even to Tho act governing depositories and requiring payment of plan is to treasurer Shontz. Ilia handling of the Stato funds has justified Tho Coli Fidenco of the voters who elected him Aud this movement to immense the safety of pub lib i posits marts Hui is a or or Essitt. Ii is Minoh Tetter than the issuing n Hilins Lional. Statements at critical june tries during state . Subscribe for the mixer. By the most Intro unite mechanism will produce the prodigious illusion o the of Irlis of Antioch. Edgar Stillina Kellcy s Brilliant musical score which so Liuigi Litows the dignity Aud sol Ranit of the biblical narrative Aud was one1 c the most potent. Factors in its Success made a dominant feature of the pre ent production being interpreted by special orchestra and chorus carried b the that purpose seats for the Ben Hur mag Cuimei will be placed on Sale at the new Brae Ford theatre Box Troice m unday. Sopt. 2 1 Ricos Vange from to a orders will Roou Ive prompt attention. For Sale. Just Recd Vod two carloads of Torii and farm Imp Lionts. Throo so second hand work harness three so conc hand heavy lumber wagons for cheap. A w. Jones snip Tinort trains Are now Ninn my to f Juu Etious. But Road being in a father f shakycouiution1, not much regularity As yet attainable for time living. I h advertised letters. I f list of letters rent Iulius in s office at Smuth part for the week ending 10, 1008 a i m. Best Goorge f. Ein Bly Ernest y Frazior mrs. Ida Fitch. I Pitr sons calling Girj Okise letters t All Letts Are sent to the dead Tetter of acc Tyfo weeks from Date of adroit using. A l. Penwitt s Wir. I Salvo is recommended us he i s to use for piles. It of of a i. For anything w Hove n mif1 o Lowarn of imitations. Som a Hogarth millinery All that is most Bero Niflis. Mill factory m the line of milling re the very latest ideas Sucill Falls our riot out by trimmers Anil assistants who know Bow to secure pro Var old Anta. I gtd mrs Anu in of auja. I am prepared to do ? shampooing. And facial Massage at reel Vetica. Alberta

Search All Newspapers in Smethport, Pennsylvania

Advanced Search

Search Courier

Search the Mckean County Miner Today with a Free Trial

We want people to find what they are looking for at NewspaperArchive. We are confident that we have the newspapers that will increase the value of your family history or other historical research. With our 7-day free trial, you can view the documents you find for free.

Not Finding What You Were Looking for on This Page of The Mckean County Miner?

People find the most success using advanced search. Try plugging in keywords, names, dates, and locations, and get matched with results from the entire collection of newspapers at NewspaperArchive!

Looking Courier

Browse Newspapers

You can also successfully find newspapers by these browse options. Explore our archives on your own!

By Location

By Location

Browse by location and discover newspapers from all across the world.

Browse by Location
By Date

By Date

Browse by date and find publications for a specific day or era.

Browse by Date
By Publication

By Publication

Browse old newspaper publications to find specific newspapers.

Browse by Publication
By Collection

By Collection

Browse our newspaper collections to learn about historical topics.

Browse by Collection