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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - August 26, 1920, Smethport, Pennsylvania Mckean Democrat volume Xiv Democrat i he Lising co inc. 1 Unis lies Smethport pa., thursday August 26, 1920. Per year. . 35. Convention Howe. A second Caldor Woulk third. Time lib Sec. Shot kill so Hull. A second Nicholas k. distance feet i inches. Cd. A Nusl uen pm s. Second Workley a third. Time -4 Sec. Running broads first How a second k. Third. Distance 111 feet 3 inches. Boy scouts n Camp at 0 Sid ,1 i a p i Wolfl la cell Villanu i it k r i Viday i he. Atli. A is i la oui lit from , o., where murderer is lodged in i Elk county jail. Kane aul. Majcinik in behind tin. Bars kill county a jail. Trip alleged murderer Law c ajar Tik. Hie husband he ill i Smethport schools will open monday will hold the convention in Kane next year Kane won Field Day events port Allegany had largest number in line Kane and Smethport won baseball games Parade big feature first third first third. Polo a Hull. K. . A Mil cd. Spirson a second Boviard. K time Sec. Kunning dish jump Nicholas k. First i Ikon a second Workley s. Third. Height feet 3 inches. Ii Likmal scorer Rev. E. Van Dyke timers Sidney a. Burdick. Wiant judges Brownell win. Colegrove . C. K. Long e. G. Power trainers e. A. Stud Holun a j. L. Morrison starter. .1. Malcolm. Kane Defeated Bradford. The baseball name at the fair rounds thursday Forenoon Between the Post teams the american leg Ion from Bradford and Kane resulted in decisive Lea in. despite the threatening weather which prevailed Ilia Irsic county convention the american legion held in Smethport last wednesday and thursday was an unqualified Success. The rain which seemed imminent Al most every hour kept thousands c to Semeit devices entertained crowds tiie lot opposite the court House. Con a certs by Hurk High s and port Allegany bands enlivened the meeting and were much a for the latter score being 10 to 0. Localise delay in Starling the Only seven innings were played Nii t the Kane Battery Anderson and put most the work. Cirr Imus. He ii Radford Pitcher was in i Celk a form hut was handicapped a pour support. Is the Box score Twenty members Smethport trip up. Scents Are in Camp tills at cub i under the supervision scum master Arthur Dorni olt. The scouts Are in a i Tuomy cottage ail Are enjoying Encampment while receiving Valu training and instruct Lions. The troop is under strict military discipline. I Stop any infraction the rules being Pun i Ever. In. Obliged to Wash dishes Peel potatoes gather Wood and other unties which do not Appeal to a boy s tense enjoyment when an re port from tin Camp however Are that Roll us Hoys Are obeying the rules with the penalty being sent Home lie was taken by the police Olla class Fol Low Liik the receipt descriptions by i it he Borough schools a Burgoss Wood this City and an i i Elln indications for nil in t Nori Les cd Tinty. Sheriff Mays i m is Cal pupils both kid Kway. With his prisoner Vicinity Ali Ruuth Kane yes Cray Nion Jubik Stanley i Jolt it will be Tho principal for tin second infraction staring them Sinet port troop is composed the real Scon is Anil various times in the past they have Given practical demonstrations their efficiency. The present Outing is made possible by Selling newspapers Ami Forest fires and in thursday night the fantastic Parade into the crowd did l in v a "mtc1 confetti were in Aid not fall enough to interrupt one evidence the program. Noih wednesday and thurs div eve there were a lot people Here and. Lances were held athe lyceum to far As the Democrat has been Able to learn they enjoyed themselves i Swanson is i b no y Nelson if . R. H. 3 2 4 n a i 4 1 2 1 1 . A. E. Of Anderson p g were Neil at the lyceum i d d Able and quirk s new Hall the dances wed and i night being free to service pronounced Tho occasion a grand sue Cess. Kane was selected As the place for holding the second annual reunion at the business session held at the court House wednesday and during wed Smethport for having the larges. Mesday and thursday s sessions the number men in the Parade any following business was transacted j Post. This cup will be competed for the convention elected the follow from year to year ing officers this was different. Wincn. The at. The lyceum thurs Day a Lulu is said to have been one the largest Ever assembled there. Port Alle Gany was awarded the cup offered by the Grange National Bank Bradford it Lebord 2b iter 311 Tennis in Bowser ass Peeler c Burrell is m if Shelgren Nichols Garrison p commander Harry Mccluskey Kane senior Viet commander Hubbard Bradford. D. M. Vice commander w. A. Ostrander Smethport Post. Vice commander E. Peterson Ludlow Post. Vice commander D. Downs port Allegany Post. County adjutant Hoy Wise Kane. County finance officer Tom Lyte Kane. With a Ven game the Smethport came Back dec once at the first Ball __., convention wednesday afternoon and overwhelmed port Allegany by a score 15 to 2. Anderson s pitching featured Smethport s work along with Denning s work with the stick and his base running. He made a run every time he appeared in the batting order for a total five and three hits one them a Long three Backer. Anderson had 15 strike outs to his county Chaplin father to. Dough erty Clermont. Sergeant at arms l. J. Gallup port Allegany. The report the resolutions com was adopted unanimously reaffirms the attitude the Amer that he was no party lean legion As non partisan and non disaster which followed. The Veteran political and pledges non interference Lersey Lemon filled up the Gap and in disputes Between capital and labor i was a favorite with the fans through strongly urges further legislation for out the game the assistance and physical Reh Abili i the score follows credit and Johnson s work behind the but was excellent. Or. Boudon port Allegany became so peeved in the first inning that he threw his Bat away and soon after the game thereby establishing an to the tation disabled sex soldiers con Smethport demos draft dodgers and urges that p. Denning every Effort be made to apprehend Gallagher 3b and punish Grover c. Bergdoll h. Denning 2b vie tech military service Potter it commends the boy scout organization Moran 2b-ss and recommends that the american Alderfer ss-3b legion Back the scouts in every Way Mccowan practicable favors hastening the Johnson c a animation women s auxiliaries to Clark if legion posts and deals with other Hull it matters local and general interest Anderson p to sex service men. The roast with appropriate trim mings at Island Park attracted Many i port Allegany hungry soldiers and the repast pre i Khep pared by High chef w. A. Hovey Buckley it. Alton was All that could be Des Toledo is ired Loudon 3b both wednesday and thursday Lemon if Lieut. Emery Bradford thrilled Large Morrison in crowds with his stunts in the air. And Johnson lf-3b before and after the exhibition the Miller 21. Air plane was Kent Busy carrying pass Ilovic c engers at per ride. The air plane p started and landed in a Meadow 15. C. Comes farm Southeast the the surface the ground being so smooth and level that the aviator was Able to use it without any preliminary smoothing work. J the big military Parade at o . R. H. . A. E. D 3 2 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 15 2 2 0 10 21 3 h. . A. E. There is no Indi ii the Cost the trip 1 by innings Kane Bradford Miller Stickles v 25 0 2 is 03051 1 .0 0 0 .0 0 0 0 one enter Tameco hundreds the most entertaining Fea the convention was the Aero Batic act put by Miller Stickles East Smethport main Street after the Parade thursday. He put some Clever work the flying rings suspended High above the Street level. Or. Stickles is a Mem Ber Bucktail Post and part his duties while overseas was an entertainment detail Whitti gave exhibitions for the entertainment soldiers. Convention was financial Success. Every department the convention rom which a financial return was expected More than paid its expenses ind As a consequence Buckhall Post vill be ahle to add a substantial sum its Treasury. 43 15 14 27 4 1 . R. H. . A. E. Was born in Smethport. St. Stephen s College Annandale announces the election i. R. Shero pm. N., for a number years professor classical languages at macalester College. St. Paul. Minn., to the Hoff Man professorship the greek language and literature beginning next september. Or. Shero succeeds . John a. Robertson who retired last june after Twenty six years service professor Siviero is the son the Rev. Or. Shero for a number years War Den Racine College. This is the fifth addition to the faculty St. St. Stephen s in the past year and a i living Church. Lucius Rogers Shero was born i pet port a son Rev. And mrs. Various Oiler v Vidinic expense. In ins paid from the Treasury. Foll is Llu Onui Invof he Day at Camp which s strictly adhered to 0 is reveille. Call. Plunge. 7 breakfast. Bedding and clean Camp. 10 if scout instructions. 11 dinner. 1 i examination. 3 y Council. Out. From old Man Racket. A. K. Stickles Cuyler n. Y., in an interesting letter written to the Democrat says that crops in Cortland county Are from 10 to 14 Days ahead Mckean county. He tells a race horse running away into the Crowll at a county fair last week and nearly killing one Man injuring another Man and woman and several children according to . Stickles Cortland county the Ilii Ost exist Iii Catt i in Northern new York and the soil that Region produces great crops. He invites is friends to visit the state fair at Syracuse next month and see the Man Moth cheese weighing 6, tons which will to exhibition. The Pennsy . Opportunity was Given reporters ind Cilicia is for an extended interview As the trained Here Only a Short time. It was Learnel hint the j was in place be Sci ii. Renn who re signed that position lit the close Lii term Lasi Lime. Or. Bright Oce hmm i upped. The position for several terms the Best satisfaction and Wormely welcomed Back by pupils , be Man who was released by1 " Allrn by welcomed Bac by pupils the Oill civils after being caught at Lud jiul the full stuff teachers Low Hie afternoon the. Murder. Is wit Cucu will have charge Haf Tho achoo w has practically confessed to the crime he is said to have told the officers i thai he used a Short asked what lie did with. It iced to have said that in away in the Woods this Side James anti he is Al threw it the Olla cars asked him if he would Lead them to the place where he threw the Sun. To this he replied that he could not do it As he could not re member just where he threw it and Don t want to see it wrestler in hard Luck one the attractions at the Street carnival last week was a wrestler who challenged All Comers offering to any person he could not throw in five minutes. Miller Stickles East Smethport easily stayed the allowed Ime thursday night and saturday night c. L. Lorah easily stayed the five minutes holding the professional with his Back the mat most the Ime. Later in the evening Miller fourth annual Stock judging contest. Tiie fourth annual Stock judging con i Tysl will be at i he Mckean county fair it wednesday. He plumber if. For Ili St prize Dennis Eldred is offering a purebred ill Leiu Bun calf out a sire which Lias sixteen Sisters that have produced As heifers Over thirty pounds butter in seven Days. One sister produced 701 pounds milk in one year. This Hull would be a very valuable for any boy girl., in addition to this prize there will be eight nine others in the form subscriptions to farm papers agricultural books. A free admission will be Given to Inch boy and girl in the contest the Day the contest. boy and Gin in Mckean count a who is Between the Ages fourteen and Twenty years ought to enter this contest because it is an education in itself and requires Only two hours pen time. The Nemea these boys Ana girls ought to be in the farm Bureau office not later than sept embed Tho school with the exception that miss Veru Jones will occupy the pos alien j mlle miss Marj Orlo s resignation. Following is the list Bright new. Assistant Brownell re engaged. High Day re engaged High Tretton re engaged. I Grade Kane re engaged. Flat Ido churchly re in Gnu de. Grade. Van Dusen Roen i dates september 14, is 30, entries close september 10th. Nth All premiums will be paid Friday september 17th. Lieutenant w. H. Emery jr., will live an exhibition flying every Day. H875 in Pun sea warrants a Good program consisting pacing trolling and running races. The free attractions Are three raymonds two Fishers the and it Ckles threw the wrestler minute. H is reported that in the Ess ional was so disgusted with the ase with which the local men handed him that lie announced his Intel Ion quitting the show. The Democrat makes special offer--sj.00 for six months innings Smethport port Allegany Field Day Everts. It was a Tig Day for Kane. Aside i from winning the baseball game in the clock thursday afternoon was one the most inspiring sights Ever witness from winning the baseball game in the de in the town and moved in the foil morning the athletes from that town owing order under Chr marshal j. D. Hogarth service women i. A. P. Shorn. His father was principal the Smethport High school for a num a h a years and was one the most if tort incl successful instructors that _ Ever thit position. His Mother is g a Dau Clit a if into Hon. I wins. Ropers. The family have Many friends and Kiln hirers in Smethport who ire 33602010 much pleased at the 2 Young . Shero. I believing from its rapidly grow no subscription list that the dem Mccrai is becoming appreciated As the Best newspaper for county and Gen eral news in Mckean county n special Opportunity will be Given for n limited time to add new readers to the i. Harry Wheadon. They will appear six i Mes daily. During the american legion Cele Rallon in shot port last week leu ennant Emery carried passengers from arly until tale at night. If you want to take a ride write the Secretary. The Midway will consist a Carn Ival company having a new merry go round Ferris wheel tango swings five More big shows and thirty forty other concessions and a uniform band eight pieces. The Portland me. News Speaks the three raymonds As follows it is n big sensational net. H is one the Fineff features its kind before t ii Public the Winner the livestock judg ing contest will receive a i Are bred hols teen Hull calf Fiven by d. Dennis Eldred. The sire this calf has sixteen Sisters that have produced Over thirty pounds butter in seven Days. Grade Kny re engaged code , Roen k aged. Kuratle Apple re engaged. Grade Nush new. Grade Jones new. Lix Iru Etta Hogarth re engaged. _. V George a. Wescott died. The death George a. Wescott 99 Kew Nril Avenue oct Rcd thurs. Morning at clock at the Kano Summit Hospital Bright s disease which to had been n. Sufferer Cor no time. A deceased had resided in tills City for the past 30 years Ana was highly esteemed by All who him. For several years he was employed As Foreman . The Job printing Plant in connection with the evening record. He also followed the farm ing Industry ductile the Beech Wood farm at Belv Laere a He was a member the Bradford. Typo. Graphical Union no. And Tho Pressman s Union at . Wescott was. Born in Smethport 61 is Iby his1wife arid we to Cott a Middleport a y., William we s Cott Corroll fam o., and Clayton Wescott Oil Star record a f. H. Nourse was injured. Tuesday inst week while driving team a lense at Simpson. P. H. Cd Menc Iii thursday morning Keating township was 1--nicked off a Wagon by an overhang ing Branch a 4 24 ish american War veterans. Stir Leigh s Olean band. Bradford american legion Post. Kane american legion Post. Lindlow american legion Post. Port Alle Gany band. Port Allegany american Kion Post. County and visiting service men. Bucktail Post american legion Smethport. The route was Down main to East Street counter March up main to by Ron Street counter March to Tho court House and disband. At clock the soldiers conducted a regular Retreat in front the court House for the Benefit those nit a uelies irom that town i file direction successful in winning enough f Tilc in Sci no the i and aides Points i Day events to carry he score h r. And Span off the Silver cup. Presented by "10 in St interest if Dunlin Trust co. And which j will held by the Kane Post until Jit is taken from by some other i Inch athletes at i future meeting i there was a Mammoth crowd at the fair grounds to witness these events. Tho entries from Bradford and port exciting game. Mel port Defeated the press f Bradford in an sex the fair grounds Sun to s. It line games played the fair grounds this season arid East sect import established the fact beyond a doubt that have a fast b a shall team. A game Between Kast should would prove a draw nes fans anxious a legacy for some reason did not which is i tic Pate and this left Smethport and no i Kane to compete in All the events. Rusl 2c, subscriptions May be entered for the Democrat the basis six months for until further no-1 Tice. J tins rate is for payment strictly t in Advance and be taken Adan once by any subscriber whose sub Ilion is paid to Date advanced subscriptions May be extended six Nevin is for one Dollar. It is Only because we arc c Ssu Rcd thai a Liberal response will be made thai Ore enabled to make this offer As paper materials and labor arc still however we Are this Opuni Iun iry time conf Deni that will double in Nam circulation will attract enough should keep bees. Or. Green the experimental department the Bureau agriculture at her Olsburg was in town saturday and called at the Democrat office. Or. Green is engaged in a Campaign irl Nging to the attention Farmers the importance keeping bees a a source Revenue and also to combat diseases which afflict them. It is the intention the department which . Careen represents to publish valuable information this subject and Aid the Bee Ketners in every Way in its Power. St. Marys Man named. President Wilson has appointed d. To. Driscoll St. Marys to be Federal District attorney the Western District Pennsylvania with Headquarters it Pittsburg. Vote was against proposition to increase the Borough debt the special election in Smethport tuesday the proposition increasing the bonded indebtedness the Bor ukr to the extent for the Urr pose purchasing motor driven apparatus and other Are fighting c pulp nent. Resulted in trip proposed Bond is no being Defeated overwhelmingly. The vote was 3ci and in i additional patronage to Pense. I Hemen her that this offer for a Short Lime and the Timi advantage it is now. Kane scored 46 Points and Smethport 35, Wuh out Tho mile relay race which was called off As the winning . That event by Smethport would not have gained Points enough to change the general result the meet. The events and winners were As follows k. And Costanzo. Twirled the game for Brad Ford sunday and Timberland and Cassidy caught. For East Smethport Stickles and Crawford were the pitch ers and Peeler was the Catcher. Who did never witnessed it. The and winners were As follows k. And census Bures Star spangled Banner was played h indicating Kane and Smethport i a urine the n Cannon fired and Tho Hae Low Propri Ifon a nil to l Potter county lost. Census figures show that totter Cannon fired and Tho Flag lowered for the night this a s a very impressive spectacle hundreds uni formed men standing at attention Dur in the entire procedure. Starting tuesday the United shows carnival company no j s n ers jew Yard k. First Ery District shows a decrease with the in Nosner a. Exception Roulette and Homer third. Elmo 10 3-5 seconds. Townships which show slight pins. I mile a first Oal Elon is the largest town with a pop More. A second smart a third. Elation 2, 969. And Coudersport is in 2 my has 1.55c, and cd. A first factory shut Down to set blocks. Tho Smethport window Glass fact Ory was shut Down sunday night for two weeks to set blocks and make other necessary repairs. Tree Rind before he could Stop Tho horses us Back wheels the Wagon ran onto him. He Fin j favor the Issue. Ally Exira Catota himself from under the the proposition covered an estimate win ols and when Aid reached him budget prepared by the Smethport physician was called who found department calculated to Supply . Xii use s Back severely burls till fire fighting needs the Borough de and that fibs were broken. He Tho next Twenty years. It was Biln id to out but much j pos a to pin Chase two motor Hose and it will be some one equipped with a motor fire fore he fully recovers from the injury. Entwine and the flier with chemical in and Hook and ladders a Quantity Rixford baseball team the Ash Unton a Here next the erection a cd tron Ouile the team fro the subscription Sitoian which and the in will meet the so Iphon team i. At the fair grounds at p. M. I t v without a this learn has had a most successful f manifested season and learn that suitters and i Oxford has had a real contest he p Oro Sutlon got hands. The team is made up Thel Ujj considerable Best players that can be picked up t s Arouson a Large area the Oil held and it l was heard against Iwho i proposition securing additional is Only to take got four barrel Well. Hyatt Brothers and Wilson drilled in no. 24 Well the fee lands Rew Hill last week. The Well will be Good for about four barrels per found Slema Nelpha up Salon fraternity pin Leonard Finch at Wright Touse. Not unlikely that Sprague who pitches most the games for the Bradford olympics will be Oil the Mound. Married at Eldred. Miss Oene Volvo Kathryn eldest Dau Frater . And mrs. C. C. Ireland Eldred became the. Hide Perry m. Johnson Johnsonburg at a Beautiful wedding solemnized wednesday afternoon August eighteenth at the myth Ortist episcopal Church. The ceremony was performed by Rev. E. J. Fairweathe r. Your red Cross. Fire equipment but the consensus opinion was against increasing the bonded indebtedness in View the sent taxation and considering the immediate prospects the town. Two year old girl takes air plane ride. Among the number Smethport people who took a trip in the air in hut. Emery s air plane last wednesday were Claude Heinlein and his 2-year Ort daughter Jans the let to lady was much pleased with the ride. Wanted. Cook at Tho Wright House. Aduf

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