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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - January 5, 1928, Smethport, Pennsylvania four thurs., Tan. 5, 1928 the Mckean Democrat Russellr Lindsley editor and manager entered at the Post office Smethport pa., As second class matter Smethport Pennsylvania thursday january 5, 1928 Mckean county citizens were deeply saddened by news of the death of county treasurer Charles Henderson of Bradford on the eve of his first Day in office. A prominent Republican made a splendid suggestion the Democrat editor yesterday when he urged a local movement petition governor Fisher appoint mrs. Henderson fill the vacancy caused by her husband s demise until his successor is elected and a suites office at the end of the present year. Ali arc is poetic Justice in that suggestion and the Democrat Hopes that in will be acted upon. A great new York merchant doing a yearly business of in four american cities said recently on his return from Europe some americans do not realize what it Means do business in forty eight great states with the same Money Laws credit and language. Every where. When i was last in Cairo i saw big wagons of Paris Bon Marche going through the streets. I looked up the head of their egyptian Branch and found that they had come three thousand Miles from Paris do a business of a year. A successful american business Man would go 100 Miles for that much business. I travelled Back London with an englishman managing six British houses in Cairo and other Eastern Points involved in revolutions different Laws and currencies. Here an american can operate in forty eight states one of them Texas As big As several european countries and every where the same Money Laws language business methods sound credit. Vye should be very Lindbergh America s flying ambassador of Good will has continued his triumphant tour of Contra american a petals receiving unusual acclaim and honors. News Brevi ties civil flying military being Given a stimulus in Canada by government Aid private. Flying clubs. Tho civil aviation Tho up Ash of what was believed Branch Oltha department of in into the sen. Off Cape cod heard by officers and Crow of the Schooner Rose Ann bal Leveau in Llovid by them have solved Tho Fate of mra. Frances Wilson Grayson s amphibian plane Tho Dawn and its daring fliers. Defense will in Tho Spring Issue two Moth air planes fully equipped each flying club which meets require ment.1 Laid Down by Tho department. As a result of marshalling of administration forces legislative action on the National tax reduction Jiaa been deferred until March 15. In addition Tho charges of criminal contempt defeat Justice added Char Ges of conspiracy defeat Justice have been lodged by the government against Harry f. Sinclair Oil magnate win. J. Burns head of a great detective Agency and Ilvo associates. The sorry predicament of the defendants results from the shadowing of members of the Feder Al grand jury in rail Sinclair Oil lense conspiracy trial by detectives hired by Sinclair. Tho death of United states senator Andrieus a. Jones Democrat from now Mexico Breaks the membership lie be tween democrats and republicans in Tho Senate. Governor Dillon of new names Branson cutting pub Sherol an Independent Republican own Papcin in Santa be fill senator ones unexpired term. This gives the republicans a majority of one inclining the Uncertain Lei Toilette group of senators. Despite ome colons of senator Jose Guayo who claimed the proposed re it is said that it Cost manufacture lie first new Mcclel Ford automobile. Yet the new car will sell for a few Hundred dollars. Everyone can afford one. Ali Ivelaw Reid spent Over one million dollars backing Mergenthaler s labors which built the first Linotype machine. To Day few printing offices Are so Small that they Are not Able possess a Type setting machine better than the original one which Cost hundreds of thousands of dollars build. It requires courage As Well As vision keep Pace with modern business. American captains of Industry possess both. That is Why this great nation leads the world. Of the american legion has its voice in government this year the next time this government finds itself in a state of War there will after effects such As followed the world who stayed at Home reaped a Harvest of Dol Security and Comfort while the ones who fought the nation s Battles on foreign soil til per month returned Horne face the problems of re adjustment with an unsympathetic populace and in Many instances penniless. The legion s chief objectives this year will be secure passage by Congress of a Universal draft act an act for the drafting of capital and labor As Well As fighting manpower in the event of another War. In his address the Ami legion convention in Paris last summer Edward e. Spafford commander of the american leg Ion said it is possible for the legion put through con Gress its Universal draft Bill there will be no wars for our future generations. It is entirely possible for us put that throng i and at the same time ask Congress for assistance in meeting our Brothers of the world meeting them face face and saying them peace be unto you they will know that when we an talking them that there is no nation or collection of nations that can defeat America if we Are ready and go in with a United front. Let labor and capital be conscripted at a sacral inc As Well a men. Let there be no More of one Man serving for thirty Dol jars a month risking his life in Battle and another Man rising i clothing at thirty dollars a Day. The legion does not wish its support of this Bill be interpreted As a military gesture. Since the legion knows so much of War it is tin most ardent exponent of peace an honorable peace be it always understood. But such support of pacifism does not mean beat swords into Plo shares. Adequate pre padded Ness the Best insurance of surely there can be no objection the american legion s proposal of i Universal draft. The Man who stays at Home capitalist or labourer should regard himself As fortunate in being Safe from enemy bullets without expecting Wax Rich i fars under the favourable circumstances. Two changes in new co. Officers continued from 1 Ary increase making the j116 jut month. Tho commissioners Are still appoint a county solicitor a sealer of weights and measures a county physician and a collector of county taxes in Bradford City. There Are a number of applicants for each of the positions. This is triennial assessment year and Tho commissioners engaged a special staff of nine persons handle the added Rush of work during the next few weeks. Mrs. Pogson jail Matron capt. Edgar Rhone. Republican of Bradford who succeeded k w. Barton As sheriff has retained a less Eva Hoff Man As of lace assistant. Or. Rhone will not move smell port occupy he residence portion of the county jail. To has chosen mrs. Mary Pogson of capably for the past eight years and has proved Ihl Musolf be one of the most efficient officers Tho county has had. Following is Tho Complete list of county elected in november who entered upon their duties Mon Day Edgar l. Rhone r Chaa. Henderson new. R. Anderson r re elected. Register of wills and clerk of orphans b. Eastman r re elected. District attorney Chas. Hubbard r new. P. Slarsky h re elected. J. Bond w. Ii. Leal Penny re elected Taos. P. Hungiville d new. L. Gallup d. Elya Hooper re elected Warley Gifford d new. Of the mexican Oil Law granted i Bradford Servo As jail a Nat Noro the Amer inn Oil companies Han they demanded Tho mexican san the passes the changes proposed by resident Calles restore Friendly relations unanimously. The unanimous land Long of sanity by in of Cincinnati s Mont eminent spec in mental diseases availed Little n the Case of George Remus who was a quilted o Tho murder of his wife on rounds of insanity because the judge fused accept a straight verdict f acquittal from tile trial jury when Holato defendant appeared before Edge William ii. Lueders in probate ourt. Tho probate judge took Law and Medicine into his own hands and ordered Remus committed the state Ospital for the criminal insane at Lima Ohio finding him now insane and a in serous be. At Gavin Mcnab celebrated san Iran Ilasco attorney who Rose from an obscure hotel clerk Legal prominence Lea at his office desk. The Bell Telephone company pre ares spend for improve ments its properties in Pennsylvania during the coming year. Railroad consolidation plans of Loree president of the Delaware Ludson ry., suffered a second setback when the interstate Commerce com Mission ruled that Delaware and Hud son proposals lease the Buffalo. Rochester and Pittsburgh Railroad Ivere not in the Public interest and re fused allow the consolidation. Warrants charging violation of the new voters assistance act and the pro visions of Tho City charter prohibiting activity on Tho part of holders were served on Joseph la. Bald win assistant director of Public health and 1-1 others in Philadelphia. Teapot dome Rich Wyoming Oil Leas is transferred Back the state Navy Tho final step in cancellation Tho lease which the government Ohai de Harry f. Sinclair Oil of tinned through fraudulent dealings with Albert Al. Full former Secretary Iho Interior. American football ranches lion a. Ren Mim a Latium Irel imitate the adorn tons affecting of lateral pass and recovery file Jill Lod punt.-. The in in Vor of returning if rules affecting hrs a absolute monopoly of Petroleum Spain by the Kii Vornor Ril. In ludic in taking Over of All factories Harge of feeding of prisoners and co Luot of the jail a position lint lady is splendidly qualified fill y reason of experience gained when the served efficiently in uie position rom 1920 1924 when her brother the Ato capt. Joseph Robinson was county sheriff. Mrs. Pogson has moved from Brad Ord Smethport and is now getting in titled in the jail residence. Smith Ort residents Are delighted Welcome his esteemed lady As a resident once Inore. Dins. W. Hubbard Republican prom nent Young Jam attorney entered upon tie duties of District attorney. Succeed Iii b. G. Potter of Smethport. Or. Hubbard will continue conduct Ila Law practice in Kane and will per orm the duties of his new position rom that address. Allison again detective county detective Jack Allison of Smethport was re appointed monday o that position in which he has served Well known in other counties other a Tats and oven internationally. Before becoming chief of the local depart ment which Post he would have held 20 years next april he was chief of the Titus Volle fire department for in years. To was born in Rochester t., october 8, 1861. At Corry in 1884, or. Henderson married Margaret Elista Gamble daughter of David a. And Elizabeth Conway Gamble. Three born of oils Union Roscoe Frederick and Charlesh jr., All of whom died while Young. Or. Henderson s widow mrs. Mar Garet Henderson and a brother David Henderson both of this City Are his Only surviving relatives. To was affiliated with Shepherd Lodge no. 463, free and accepted masons the Aaron chapter Royal Arch masons the Royal and select masters All of Titusville the Loyal order of Moose and was a past Noble i and of the Independent order of Odd follows of Titusville. Bradford Era h. Henderson 6g. Chief of the Bradford fire department for 20 years and treasurer of the county of Mclean for o Day died at his Home. 89 state Street at o clock last night due heart condition from which he had been a sufferer for a Long time. Excitement Over assuming the duties of his new of lace that of county treasurer which lie was elected in i november by one of the largest a i Jor Ilies Over accorded any of lace seeker in this county is believed have hastened the Ond. Or. Henderson had been sworn in As county treasurer december 16th, at the last term of court. Unable leave his bed yesterday when his duties began in Smethport his wife mrs. Margaret Henderson who had taken the oath of Deputy treasurer at the same time or. Henderson was sworn in a county treasurer went Smith port yesterday and took charge of the affairs of the office. Mrs. Henderson will continue serve As Deputy county treasurer it was Learned from leaders in political circles last night until a successor mrs. Henderson in appointed by governor Fisher. Or. Henderson s reputation As a fireman was More than local. His efficiency in his chosen profession was new Bradford officials Spencer Degolier became mayor of Bradford for the third time monday and announced several new appoint ments among which were Harry g. Solt become chief of police Edward b. Ivy skin chief of tire department and Chas. M. Stewart water system superintendent. Compare a. C. Electric radio sets for selectivity sensitivity tone Quality volume ease of Tun ing no batteries just plug in for Sale by Backus Novelty co. Smethport a Steps that will prove new dress an old idea in something new and it will attract much attention. There has been much ado Over the companion ate marriage vows taken by a Wing couple in Kansas from whence conies Many queer things recently. If the writer renumber rightly or. Haldemann Julins of Gir Ard Kansas father the companion ate marriage Bride formerly published the Appeal a socialist newspaper and companies that formerly in Liivik the de Pew its supplied Petroleum and its products in Spanioli territory became effective saturday at Midnight. Oklahoma Senate ends impeachment action against governor Johnson of that state by dismissing charges by the lower House of the legs slate five United states marines were killed and 23 wounded in a severe engage ment with rebels on the outskirts of Quille Nicaragua Lam Friday. 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