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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - February 17, 1927, Smethport, PennsylvaniaEan volume 52. I co. Inc. .i.mjsi.iov, Intuit us Smethport pa., thursday february 17, 1927. Terms-42.00 per year. . 7 seven pupils arrested and Loca Talent will Given hearings Here present Kathleen teacher quits Post one Day recently pupils of the Davis in the no Nerhy Oil country Robell Ihlo Shny if 111 father soap Salesman possesses a highly Check ered past according to the Coil Orsort in Tiv j re. Anrys recently Lio hit Man was Well known in Smith port a prominent citizen div a. R. La Vormor local denial or Mhz and local High school athletic voroivoi3 a mess Leo eur Kenil Post. American lion a. Him of us Aemil i1 1 Lis Alvio ii Gennoro Provini township District school a of Fostoria j produce Kathleen n delightful the in or prising Hobo Man recently visited Miles Hau his and unloaded a. Quantity of at 2ej, to latter s Back was turned with tie result that the i smaller Man turned in his de against discipline and staged musical comr by. With in All Home demonstration. I Talent cast on 17th. During the in Llee it is altered that will no for the Benefit of the the Chimney . Torn Down windows lesion lyceum fund. Tho world War and seats broken and the school prep particularly anxious to i Eert otherwise damaged. A Lotc Fol. Incurred when As a result of the demonstration the Burden of a Vlna Sll ,.illr, v resigned lyceum Frum t and of maintain Riff for Smioth in anus Luo non the first nil which Florence Mark the teacher her position. While making due allowance for the pent up Energy and Misu hideous pulses of the members of Keating township school Board recognized the fact that it was imperative costuming nil suiting of to take drastic action in this Slont productions. With smell instance to preserve order at the Davis of splendid Talent and school. I Der such skillful direction Kathleen John Peeler knit Smethport a is Ollre to possess a Teslic Merit which the Rogers company is tie leading concern in America specialising in the land thrashed him soundly breaking cells per cake which he Istl previous who jaw. He was la Tho by purchased at a local store Fin 50 army. Cents per dozen cakes Vish Cul condors the Enterprise learns further that port and worked the Sanui game. Hole was an inmate of the co Clors the follow claimed to by a we med port jail in 1915, having been Ai rested Veteran of the world die in Gale on for assaulting a Tyrl under of. Llor Perlso learns that the tramp years of Ige. Name is Tom Hote was Greet this fellow with mint own about o clock unt Day. Bal in a Drunken Brawl la Tho end of .1 Broom. Or. Uvo Moro loft Imp Clibur by for my ctr on receipt of the . The i Tut ionian Jin a Iyul or shop when Stu Toniy Siuiok in with apoplexy and Runth Ensi in a Fow moments time. years of and Hrul or in a life Long resident for Ninny years to and Licud the position of bookkeeper of Trio firs National of Mercer cd trusted oni Miloye. To is Iii vivid his wife porous in 11 for some time i be him at a meet Iii Tho world the first coup re a Ciorlo in motion picture of of Kust Smethport a school director acting Tor the Board As a whole canard warrants to be is sued for the arrest of Soverio boys Paul to have been leaders in the riot. The warrants were served by con stable j. V. Gallup and the boys were will compare with the average professional production. And whv.40 on edition iad been c of Dnny concern to him by one Ter 51 is. M. To Schanon if and Bradford Man shot wife and attempted suicide to croon. Being by Given a hearing before Justice of the j peace r. C. Gleason in Smethport sat or Flay afternoon. All the pupils of the school accompanied by their parents were present the hearing to testify for one Side or the other. The matter was finally settled amicably by the parents of the seven boys Wottlin for the damage done to school property about and of Bradford feb. Because Ono son or. A. R. Of Smith port. The funeral was held tit i lie family residence of 1 30 o clock tuesday of the Rev. Game of sportsmen held at uu1 ii ouzo he great conflict to be sanctioned by last thursday were cd the United states government will be acted for the coming term As follows shown next wednesday and thursday president. Panic uncool vice it tiie Star theater under the auspices Jde rtt p. Walsh score Truy Huck ail Post of american treasurer a Forte Dickinson cd firm in i for the hone it of the legion lyceum of game committee in. Walsh fund. John trnian forestry committee a. This picture is entirely upon chairman Lin i cumin Altce r 1-1 historical facts and scones. Perhaps local concern finds demand for ready jut Homes ring Ihu coming season Che local manufacturing Plant of Holmes ill Al Hui. Inc., deliver Between Twenty Rind thirty ready Cut Holmes in Tho nearby Oil country. Must of the Resi Dences will be Cro toil tinder do acc Tor. Of b. T. Downey Well known local contractor. Slucka embarking in tills line of Busi Ness .1 few yours ago Tho Bis Smith concern Lias turned out a Large noun la a of iliest1 splendid ii ouch the Oil Odds us this Section of the coun a being thickly dotted Wilh them. Tho venture has lil in highly profitable. Every them that goes into these ready Cut houses at the Large lumber Yard Mill not factory of the local firm which specializes in everything for a House from foundation Chimney Ion. Deliveries of houses Oil country Sites ready to be set up made by the company s Fleet of pc big motor trucks. From whom to estrat1g. The members of the Mckean county sheep Wool growers association held their annual meeting at the court House this Borough yesterday. The interesting meeting was addressed by we. Connell state College expert and j. Johnson of Erie who is in charge of enforcement of Tho de was going out with another Man Harry Cussins of Congress Street wait night on Mechanic Street shot twice at her escort whom he missed fired two r. A. Thompson pastor of the first methodist episcopal Church of which the deceased was a i Omin ont Mem Ber having been a Leader of sunday school work. Or. Ii Exmore had visited his son in bullets at his wife one hitting her on Scherril occasions and the left Ann and the other in the right Side and then Tum cd gun a .38 calibre automatic on himself. This shot merely grazed his Chest doing no injury. The shooting affray took place shortly before 10 o clock. Cussons was arrested by Constable r so Stince n the of ulcer quietly. Jars. Cussi Jis will recover. Want Bear Hunting season shortened believing that the sport of Bear Hunt ing is jeopardized i the big annual kills of that game the directors of several branches of the Black Forest conservation association at a meeting had Many friends Here. Who were deeply grieved to learn of his demise. Local orchestra leaves to tour vaudeville houses the no Day organized d directed n Heth Loco saxophone artist left monday on a two weeks tour of vaudeville and motion picture Heaters of Southern new York and Northern Pennsylvania. The local act opens in Wellsboro a. The orchestra smarts on a six months booking of vaudeville houses. The orchestra is composed of musicians from Smethport Bradford and Kane. Local members arc and Tanner saxophones Fred c. R. chairman educational committee Fred Biever. The Krating association bus 110 members and is serving a highly useful purpose. During the past year the club liberally restocked ajl Trout streams of this see Loh and is Render no splendid service in preserving Loc Al forests and conserving wild life. This Spring Tho association will set out 15.0po Young Trees on the tract of Olds Rod gun club near Smethport. T is it been characterized critics As Tho most gripping and Rue Story of the world War Ever told i Tho the server old of a imaginative scenario writer die not create the thrill la or the heart Hroba and the human interest o unusual picture. The world War dog Law in this District. At noon the annual innit dinner in Coil Orsort recently passed a Reso trumpet and Maurice Banj served at Tho grand Central hotel Cov ers being Laid for 30. Officers were elected As follows for the coming year president Leo. Ards vice president w. I. Mix blared Secretary Anil treasurer e. W. Jones Smethport directors p. I w. Crawley Turtle Point w. T. Kirk int Lon state game com Banjo. J Mission to shorten the Jiun Ting season to fifteen Days from november to november no. Man tunic Post s. D ills or brother of local Man dead John Bonder Well known main Street Barber the sad tidings Mon Day that his brother George Lender. A Well known citizen of pa., mrs. F. A Wooster dead j word was received in Smethport Thoj Forer Art of the week of the of mrs. F. A. Wooster which at1 Kort Meade Florida. Sunday. Live Tarantula gave clerk scare a nimble hairy sent from the Tro pics paid an unexpected unwelcome visit to the Union grocery Storc on Street tuesday the in wanted guest was a Tarantula which dropped from Hunch of bananas where it had been a enjoying re period of repose and landed at the feet of Marsaron Ori Jln clerk it fhe store Youngf lady the scare of Iier life. The Tarantula which n and the bite of which is. Regarded quickly disc Airbed. S. Day weds popular Coudersport Young lady Coudersport journal feb. Last Ved nonday afternoon Dudley Day proprietor of tile Idle hour Pool and billiard parlor and mrs. Ella Deana Jefe two of Coudersport g most pop ular Young people decided to or. Day s sister Are. William burls part. In Kane where another sister Griaco of Lacoote hat recently arrived from her Home in Wyoming. On their Way to they stopped at or. Oay s former Homo in Stet port where they secured a Man logo License and then proceeded on their Way to Kan o. On arriving they per the mrs. Wooster was a former Smith Harry Thomas Hurt Harry Thomas. 12, at Beuda had the to lose the end of Tho lit con. A a. Huft it jewel. K. I Hac d. Jick Ean Smethport . Wrights. The bid for fertilizer was awarded to Armour co. I at his h left to or. Port resident having lived Here during the time her husband was in charge of j the offices of the Norwich Lulier co. I attend the funeral a Xai Wlch. The family moved from to Edinboro pn., about 11 Nguc. Tie Finger of his i ight hand at the dint jets Fth Triy at Tornone. Tho Accident occurred or Rifle Thomas damages for Wetmore crossing Accident victims in civil in Taro Cliville tuesday verdicts totalling were rond Ricu in favor of to Litho control children of Michael and Susan Elyko at a meet Lief of the Hoard of heist a Ard Mike Jaros air inst the held last Friday afternoon immediate Vania Railroad. The Rase was Tho effective Wen. Taken to suit of an Nucci Durst at a Grade crossing enforce a quarantine on All Hornet at thin county last year in i whore tie disease is present. The parents of the Elyko child few new cases have been reported in Tien and mrs. Laron and three other Jator lotion to the ones announced in the person were killed when a Pusher engine hit their automobile in Coudersport. Nguc. The held to Van yester Rill in. J Trio dec Ensurd lady is her of and another Man Job of when the Annisia to in Toi in n it Toni of 3 1 cruel and real created this film Clas and it its most appropriate title. Usu picture has been seen i e a world Maghy t in a far As the faithful Carneta re cords it has passed in the comment of Admiral w. S. Ben son u. S. N., after viewing the film. Camera men constantly in the Shadow of death when they wer the scenes for this picture y lost their lives to give the rec Ord of Tho world War to Tho sort on. Or. A. J-1. Dimmer connected with Iho n Ival intelligence corps Dur ing the and who was detailed to dim the. Scenes shown in tie picture escaped by a narrow margin Many times. Once when he . In Russia the bolshevik i arrested him for Ond sentenced him i to lie shot. He a san Jird by had uni i t to Democrat in Tea Wuh smell Der Tho Straw in a hex car until cons Alula. Train Pili a and carried him to safety. The screen version of tin world u a gives to Story of hat stupendous in a Way that is readily con Iii Fik a Sirr to the. Audience. By of maps hint dark ind Rind extend Rind contract Wuh the o it or ? of Salk its and the 1i to accompany them to the Parson Asfe of the Bop test a Huixi Liore they were quietly United. In Trio holy Honda of stat Almony by the pastor Roy. Southern. Rumours ran High in Coudersport which were met with Olu Alve denials until yesterday when Tho decided it was no and proclaimed their happiness to the world. Since then they have been Busy receiving the congratulations of their Many friends. Or. And mrs. Day will make Ali or Home for the present with the Groom a parents or. It nil mrs. P. R. Day who will soon occupy the Home now occupied by f. K. Neefe on water Street. . One san ill ver. W pa., and by three danger Assedi str. Lit t Jmartin Carlson purchases j. C. Backus residence a tue Day by i Ich Martin Carlson main big truck mired Oik of Ilia stir Jinx of to in.-. w a Odd build Donler. From j. C. W.1s. Its the la tier s Fine residence property morning when in main Street consisting of Lai rom Iver Ntlomptp-1 Trivo to the Democrat last week and danger of any lives serious general epidemic seems to have passed. Alleyway Back of Tho Grange thank of Joi Ivor . After tie lumber ulna Deal the series of band Benefit dances Start to night the previously Ano Runcel series a source of real enjoyment in this modern House with All conveniences j garage and considerable real estate consideration wrist Privet the. R. Carl in takes immediate posses-1 with Dittl culty. Plon and will from has present Home on Bank Street into his new real j Wilson would repeal dance in the future. Or. And Ludlow parole act mrs. Backus will move into Tho Backus Assenie Lyman Thos. B. Wilson of to be conducted by the port band will Start of Tho lyceum to Smith town. Anyone familiar with the c of band music appreciate what problem it is to maintain a Well stocked music Library to permit Complete changes of Standard music weekly. A cubic for the dances will be fur by the band and sufficient pop the purpose of this series of guaranteed to satisfy the most ext following the Little c. Basketball game. Preceding game the band will Render a s tto Cert on main Street. Which in future will he conducted connection i h basketball games in act ing demands. Tickets will of cents for 3 hours be .50 the local schedule at the lyceum is to raise Money for the music. Como out tonight and see of gift of the fastest basketball games of to season Library fund to Purchase new music and Enjay the dance 3mmediately Fol to the summer schedule of help Tho band and the Bas free weekly air concerts which netball team. Homestead on main Street opposite the j no county n Bill in or of j lines tie the Gre i n most graphic Bol a let lev to i lie me in Bis Pii is most and or. on Tho Pic a. 1-oth of the Ini no it o clock. Ail missions Are nights. Jill or a s 25 cents. a cry show it two performances even i attend the allowing of this wonder Ful picture Ovid Atto time help the Moat worthy of providing Smethport with a first class theatre. Tickets Are now on Sale and will he Good for any night performance or matinee. Wedding announcement has been made of. Tho of Juva Grapevine Offtor Liport Nihil c. D. Ii ask of Titus Vitle of or to Ford. Wag hour or n the of Tho Iris try of lie ohioan a. A. Church. Thursday of j. 11. At p. M. Ann was . To after Iio Rev Momiy or anal frs. If it on n Tilp to at the which they a ill Sake lip heir
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