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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - June 7, 1923, Smethport, Pennsylvania
Me ban Glia test week Fly Ell tie Mont for Etc Rand Rah Champ Lonh list one of Hig it my Kean Socrat the Dri Novorot Carr Leit nit Vert Shier men into Mure i tonic in Smith pure and Rui no Milti Nii county than. Are cur lord Ity any Ottier i Rountr weekly. It in effective by volume 47. Demo Chat i co., oco Smethport pa., thursday june 7, 1923. Per year. No. time is a Happy time and the happiest time probably. In the lives of the Large graduating class of 1923 of the Smethport High school conies tonight with the exer Cieera at the which brings a perfect commencement week to a close. A Lurge concourse of people gather not at St. Luke s episcopal Church sunday evening and listened to the inspiring Bacca Lauranc Sermon delivered to the class by the Rev. E. Van Dyke Rector of that Church. Last evening at the lyceum instead of the usual class Day exercises the girls of the senior class presented a delightful Plaj miss fearless co.1 for the Benefit of the class camping fund and the High school fund. Livery seat in the Large auditorium was filled by an audience which thoroughly enjoyed the Fine efforts of the Amateur players. Every member of the cast took their part in a credit Able manner and the Clever Little play was perfectly presented. The production was directed by mrs. Or a gather and miss Carrie Day and their capable direction was reflected in the perfection of the production. The cast included the following Young Ethel Moore Helen Pierce Florence Schoonmaker Gillen Leota Hovis Alverda Richard son Neva Sutton Anne Andrews Thelma Crawford Amelia Malen Edith Andrews Vera Patterson ber Nadine Gillen Marjorie Owens. The following is tonight s program for the commencement exercises at the lyceum at o clock invocation by the Rev. Arthur Gregson Sunshine and rain by Blumenthal and my Shadow by Hadley by the girls chorus essay on the broadening Field of women s Opportunity by Ethel Moore 2nd presentation of d. A. R. Prizes in american history representative of local chapter of d. Presentation of american legion medal by a representative of Buck Tail Post address by the Rev. A. B. Mccormick pastor of the presbyter Ian can t Heah me ciulin1 East Smethport wants electricity Busy Council meeting i the monthly meeting of the Ito rough Council monday evening Clautu shall cult. Esq., was appointed a. Committee of one to draft suitable of solutions on the death of Council Man f. C. Barnwell. If. Morrison Vas selected to interview the Shaw Mut Railroad of Licals at St. Marys in aril to obtaining a lease of prop erty near the Dyke so that the building o House the lire engine May be erected in the near future. Borough electrical superintendent Norman is now engaged in taking a census of possible subscribers in East Smethport. Secured the if Twenty patrons can be line will undoubtedly be extended to that Section of town. A committee of East Smethport res dents were present to ask for the Extension of Tho Borough electric line to that place. While no action was Aken there is considerable sentiment in favor of such Extension of electric service on the part of Council members and decision will be made in this re ran at a later meeting. At the of neighbors notice was served upon certain local Bee own ers that their livestock was a Public nuisance to pedestrians. It was also decided that the Bor Ough Light poles be painted and the by by., an Well always love Tomt the girls chorus essay on a review of the Progress of medi Cine and Healing by hilding Bangs 1st presentation of Diplo Mas by e. A. Studholme president of Board of eduction Benediction by the Rev. Arthur Gregson. Members of the graduating class i Are Oscar Anderson Anne Andrews Andrews hilding songs Victor Bouton Thelma Crawford Gerald Denning Anna Gillen Bernadine Gil Len Leota Hovis Albert Johnson Leonard Johnson Amelia Malen Wil Liam Metzgar Ethel Moore Margery Vera Patterson. Helen Pierce Elverda Richardson Florence Schoon maker Max Smith and Neva Sutton. Win Toon paint. Receive a cout of Green tiie list of salaries paid and expenditures for he month is As follows John j. Hallstrom salary m. O Brien police salary fs5 t. H. Morrison Borough solicitor Leo Herzog care of the Clam h. Biever salary Seth nor Man electrical superintendent Freer electrical work e. W. Workley. Postal r. C. Kice tires for Borough electrical truck s76.25 Hallstrom Brothers tools s3.66 service garage truck supplies the amount Smethport will entertain two distinguished visitors to Morrow in Iho persons of United states senators Scorga w. Pepper and David a. Reed of Pennsylvania. Local plans Call for an informal reception at the grand Central at o clock and every resident of Smith port and Vicinity is urged to he pres ent and Greet our National representatives. The itinerary of the two Vania senators who Are on a get acquainted automobile tour of the coun ties of the stale visiting All the county seats Calls for luncheon at Tho grand Central hotel Smethport Fri Day noon june 8. Tho party win arrive in Kane from Cambridge Springs and will be accompanied to Smethport by Republican county chairman Scott Smith of Kane. Efforts Are being made to have senators Reed and Pepper a Short visit to Bradford Enro Ute through the county. Much interest was aroused in smell port by announcement of Tho Forth coming visit of the distinguished pennsylvanians which appeared in the Democrat last week Anil a Large con course of Smethport residents and citizens of tin surrounding towns will he on lined to Greet senators Pepper and Rerd on their mid Day visit to Smethport to Morrow. The senators will leave Smethport for Coudersport and will undoubtedly Stop briefly Enro Ute at port Allegany it is hoped that messers Pepper and Reed will address their me Kean coun of electric current Soldaty constituents on the occasion of to local customers for the month was1, their Smethport visit. J1s2.38 and the amount paid the key Stone Power company for current supplied was stray dogs killing sheep stray dogs in Smethport and Vicin Ity Are. Becoming a nuisance if not the Shamrock la the number of canines Waves triumphant allowed to roam at Large by negligent a. Hastily assembled collection of owners is increasing by canine leap local baseball Talent donned Smith and Lounds. Port uniforms and journeyed to Brad Ford sunday and met the shamrocks of thai town giving the local baseball season a premature opening As it were with disastrous results. Final tally was a scroot 16 to the the Layne told red h. C. Thuerk of Ridgway Commer Cial manager of the Keystone Power corporation manager of and f. The Kane c. Lawrence division were the guests of the Allegany Bridge club at their monthly supper last evening says the Eldred Eagle. Or. Lawrence was Here last week in the interest of the corporation and j made a Survey of the prospects for i business for the company. He was so thoroughly satisfied with the result of stray Doks have killed five sheep of the Fine Bock of e. W. Jones near Smethport and other sheep growers report disastrous raids on their flocks the matter to the county authorities and plans Are of of by dogs. Flogs and prosecute the careless owners is to be the program persons allowing dogs to fun at larg should Iseed this timely warning on save themselves trouble. Travelling game protector l. K. Hogarth and county game Warden car Benson Are now engaged in a dog clean up of surrounding towns and As a re suit of their activities four careless dog owners came to Smethport last night and paid fines for their negligence. Will try another motor car on Kush Equa route e. K. Kane owner of the Kush Equa Railroad has made arrangements to try another Type of motor passenger car pm that Road and the car will to shipped Here soon. If the car per Accident at Keystone Steve Yaworski and Frank Daolio his visit that his report secured satisfactorily on the heavy if labourers at the Keystone Wood prod Joti Tuerk s presence yesterday and last hot Cun Sec Lypor and acts Plant at Keystone narrowly est evening. I will be purchased and Placer in caped injury ant possible death or. Thuerk visited the local refi permanent commission to handle the Day the two men were on Nery anal that at Farmers Valley and mail and express business a High trestle upon which cars Are As a result of his investigation he is of the Koine lessening wheeled for dumping chemical refuse. Negotiating with or Stroud head of expense of operation and and inc when the Structure collapsed throwing j that refinery. Danger of sinning Forest in the the men about 20 feet to the ground. Or. Thuerk declared that he Felt Woods the Railroad to it was thought at first that they had confident that the line to Kir red will Lor car was out on Ocul been fatally injured but after they were be constructed with hut Little delay. Asl am Provol unseal Isfalt extricated from the wreckage and it will be necessary to secure rights rushed to Higgin s memorial of Way Over private property it cer remains of Frank Sartwell brought Home the body of Frank Sartwell prom ii ii sme Liport resident Ami member f the Borough Council Whoso death cuned in Erie May 20, was brought Smethport by win. Mnich a con i Law on the o clock 1 Onn Syl inia train saturday afternoon. The remains were Mol at the station members of the Borough Council ended by i urgess d. Brasted and Large delegation of the Smethport re department of which the deceased Slizen was for Many years an Active Ember. Tho Cortage proceeded to Rose Hill cemetery where prayer services were conducted by the Rev. W. E. Van Dyke actor of St. Luke s episcopal Church Clerment being nubile in the Ini ily plot. Members of the Borough Council acted As pall bearers. Or. Sartwell s death occurred with Hocking Suu Deness from heart trouble after he Hart retired at the Homo of his Aughter mrs. We. March of Erie. Head been called to that City by the Crelous illness of his Ilung Hotoi and was liar entry in Good health it that time. Mrs. March Hafl undergone a Verlous Ion on Friday May 25, and was a time in a serious condition which caused her husband and father real anxiety and or. Sartwell was Ruml dead in his Hod at the March ome the following night. Mrs. March who with a Young in and daughter Are the Only survivors f the Pioneer Sartwell family of Init port. Is now reported Well an lie Road to recovery. Concerning transporting i of Rural pupils governor Pinchot has signed the ill of representative Williams Tioga irn Vidins reimbursement to certain school districts by the state for trans Toria Tion costs for pupils sent from heir Rome districts for the purpose of Etter classification. Before Tho state Hall become liable for Tho costs Tho reasons for the must be no Iro Verl by the state Council of Educa Ion. Miss Richards will speak at methodist episcopal Church sunday Juno 10. Morning worship miss Gertrude Richards of India will speak at this service. Miss Richards who has been doing educational work under the auspices of the woman s foreign missionary society has a very interesting Story to Tell o the work in India. Come Aad hear her Church school evening Wor Olean in the ambulance of the Sassy undertaking establishment. Sme Liport it was discovered their injuries were confined to badly Bruiser backs lain Points in order to Cut Down the distance Extension being made fro the line at Smethport Mory. The new ear is said to provide features for Mountain Clini Hins which were lacking in the one Tinl last fall. And legs and both Wero suffering from death summons former Shock. Their condition is reported As comfortable at the Hospital. Bucktail Post will go to Bradford j at an enthusiastic meeting of Hack Smethport resident Tail Post. American legion. Hold regarding closing of Wright House dining room the Wright House Roon mrs. Jeanette Clu Irwick monday evening a delegation of read no tort 78 years passed away at thei Furd veterans was present convey in Home of her laughter. Mrs. Invitation to the local Post to a on wednes tend in county convention of the room Travis of Canisteo. N. T., did i tiny. A Jon Lous report in circulation last it would do. The dining of Smethport about of this hostelry of big fore fires rage week end bad Forest Wircs in this mini edit Vicinity gave the local authorities i Busy week end and caused consider Able damage before being controlled. The worst fire occurred in in area near the Stone Quarry and Back the Campbell farm East of town. Fri Day night this fire had gained such Progress that Smethport was engulf a in dense Clouds of smoke a Large orce of local men. Boy scouts and school boys being drafted to combat the Blaze. Oard local officers gather in port Allegany Moon shiners last night j to Hefti Tho Ohio ill feb uni fraternity of i Ort Allegany least expected it a raid was Miido Yniol Lipory Oll Loers Loat night ind Tho Harvest of Svet goods is As follows caul so Pool room 3 one gallon Jug of Moonshine 17 1-3 Gallons pint bottles of Moonshine eld in Smethport sept. Hich promises to the Tho largest in Iszory. In addition to making sweeping in roses in the premiums to be paid for a Hilts which has brought assurances f cooperation of the Farmers insuring increased display in All depart Ems there will to Strong race pro rams each Day my contracts Are Eady to to signed with the great Orey carnival co. Which gave spleen til satisfaction kist year to furnish he Midway with a Complete array of entirely new and novel attractions. President r. W. Hilton is going to new York in a few Days to Book free cts for the fair. Plans were discussed for making prove meals to the grounds and f. Holmes and h. J. Rico were named s a committee to Pur Cluise new achors and Chicken pens. Work will he started it once com Illing the fair catalogue for this ear. Which will be Tho largest Ever issued. Ralph Tendon of Smethport As been engaged to solicit adv Ortuse ints for the Book. At monday night s meeting John Looker of Duke Center was elected director of Tho association to fill be vacancy caused by Tho removal rom Smethport of w. C. Guncheon. It is planned to make old Home Jay u feature of this year s fair and in. Looker has been placed in charge f details for this event which from ses to be a popular one. John Hilton tendered his resignation us a fair director due to the fact that he expects to be absent much of the Imo this summed. No action was Aken in filling this vacancy. Officers for this year s fair Are a. Hilton. Vice h. Elder. L. Holmes. J. Rice of Hung Volle. General Siskoy glasses re found on a Bench. County dote Olivo Allison led Volck Broadhead Cornwell and Anderson of Tho state police the cos soul trip. I the a Ibasco Pool room was invaded p. M., and beside being full liquor was filled with men and is who were very much perturbed so sudden an appearance of the. No Long Arm of the Law. After leaving tha Gubista place to hts ulcers proceeded to Lewis lamp s eat Market whore duo to the late our Thoy. Wero unable to enter while attempt was being made to locate Jamp some of his rivals or conf Der is escaped with some of the White Ulo by Way of Tho Back door. Thug As discovered when the officers heard noise and proceeded to the Back of 0 building too late to it Tho odor of spilled Hootch that and run from a. Jug dropped on tha round. They then entered the place and found Tho evidence listed above. Cabasco Una brought to Smethport 1 Given n hearing before magistrate Ole Grove. He was bound Over to ourt on j2600 Ball. Lamp who. By Tho Way carried Only out 60 Worth of meat in his place f business came to Smethport Thia orning to indignantly inquire what Rallison was doing in his shop last r ight. He found he too Iven a hearing before magistrate Ole Grove and la waiting for trial on 2500 Hall. Nabisco who a Short time ago finished six months term in jail Here will probably find that two times is twice of Many. New Bee Law june 30th is the last Day when bees Are allowed to be kept in Box hives logs barrels or any j kind of a shift hive. Pennsylvania Bee Law of 1921. Makes u compulsory to move All such to Mode Fri pipe Able Frame Olvea on saturday this fire still raged anal oame protector Hogarth drafted a committee of three to take Forre of fifty men Ami i ways. A instr a of Tran sport of live working Force of the local Plant of to in with a different farm j. C. S. H. Elder e g. Potter b. Albert an Dorson t. F. Hungiville. At monday night s meeting the association enthusiastically endorsed the Bill finite resolutions regarding increase in sex Mill or no Hibit premiums adopted at the recen flu mull 11 i i m Loo meeting of me Kean county Farmer held in Smethport a report of which appeared in the Democrat at to time june term of criminal court Ono these resolutions follow of Iha in recent years convened moved by e. W. Jones seconded by f court House Smethport Mon Worth Smith that a recommendation Bou on presiding and will of in increase of 50 per cent of last continue to balance of the week year s premiums in All live Stock to Tho no incl m1 o-150 that Tlle com exhibited at Tho fair by the fair As Monte null v3 Tony and Fred muss Boci Atlon that the Assoc a i " e charged with the a Turfler of Joe Ion is successful in raising funds by streets Bradford inscription for additional premiums. Ast flil1. Ori Jed. Day and is expected to be lengthy. Moved by if. R. Hilton seconded by Clarence Tubbs that the chairman Intel state window class corporation i carried. Moved was loaned to the authorities by Man Worl 1 Smith and seconded by 1 Beer Alfred Johnson. After several i Crouso that it he Croni mended hours Battle the one wan i Majiyu Ting shed. Thursday night a Zirul Flor by s. A j v Ujj t u the association abolish the Rule of cutting 20 per cent from premiums in this summer. The members of the local Post voted i mrs. Williamson was Well known beloved Here having been a Resi years ago. I accept Tho Bradford invitation anal Smethport people will will go to that City in a body. Probably Eloso next saturday but Only Tempo Mollyn Tho ulis estimable i accompanied by a band. Warily. This move is being taken j Loca Vil mrs. Hull to permit Hor Solf a she is b two laughters Unur a i earned vacation after contending Wlton jars. Albert Jeffers and mrs. David baseball the acute help shortage for some Travis of Coniston and one son time past. The Wright will Chalwick of this Borough. Repro i the Mett and by n Loam. Or main open for and the dining inc was from trn room thai Jio Pular hostelry Home at 2 reopen on or Alx jut sept. 1. Deut. Mcalpine on pres. Harding s vessel at 2 p. Last Friday and interment was in . Fish Stream dynamited state game protector l. K. Hogarth and county Warden Carl lion son arrested a Betula Man last even ing charged with dynamite no a fish Stream in Potter county. Tho Man. Who maintained his innocence pave Bond for Jisoo for appear am of at a hearing which will he held As Sonn As the local officers investigate the Case More thoroughly. Of voters Romigh assessor mrs. Wade Dirk informs Tho Democrat that the re lieutenant commander John v. Me i Alpin. U. A. N Niy. Was a visitor with i relatives Here in the Early Pirt of the week leaving Larrr for Norfolk. A in take n trip to Alaska in the Iran Nur Henderson. On this vessel i Ros the Vicinity of to Smet Liport ice Plant but was finally by a Large Force of men and Hays. Fire started on the farm of tit a dare Norman in Gifford hollow Star he re last wednesday Anil Buni Orl until la a saturday night. Tho fire was vory Small until Friday Whon it got inn a Lino tract of second growth Maple and then it in cd with terrific Enrco until it was . A heavy h.l7.c of smoke Hung Over Smethport All Friday and saturday. Five Hundred acres wore but Mol Over. The is owned Liy j. Backer. S. I. Cil Toril. Thourl arc nor mrm. The estate the can estate and Lloyd downy. L. K. It Karlh. Whose commendable i work was noted in these pages at the mime of Tho Cle Maiu fires was again of Anont men a who Tittle it j night and Day Wilh Trio Vlamos. Or. Hogarth was assisted 7rrorl pol fish Warden and Carl of . Carried. County game pro i ident is to is alaskan Tortor. Sir persons eligible to vote in at san fran this year. Of this Numic a sunday 117 voters Are not with party. In i j any was formerly a Well i j known Smethport dentist. Keating twp. Road funds i. New tractor mrs. Dora Morrison injured collector h. .7. Rico Turnmi Over the j. Mrs. Dora Morrison of King stroll Fum in read funds in the., was slightly injure it last evening Aboul Keating township Snarr of 10 o clock when a cupboard which was tyls wre a. On monday the being built in the Kitchen of the mor purchased a new tractor of the Olson Home tipped Over. injuries j Ynen to irl work were confined to a Hadly bruised hip i and wrist. Or. W. Tender her injuries. A. Osl Randor at closing of stores Wren Mcday afternoon closing of j place is pow in Refl it summer tenths j june weddings june the month of Brirley anal roses is with us. Api Busy season in rally. Dan inc. Haq n Branch Arrow foundry it tiie or to cent printing Plant. Our office is perfectly to Supply in Vita and an Fri fort i fonts Short Brlit of. Enters. Bradford Hospital re it summer tenths Nan or Orville if apr nov Loral express Man. I Liml Werl need of Ter its. Ami pupils at went to Bradford Thea Nio Rinir where j is now j Shea s he will enter the Hospital in that City or. A. Inno is a. Prices ji.10. In Ulm pro in operation for Appen i mra o. W. Is n visitor j in to off of ont a Friday tune 1iclll9. In Pittsburgh. Arts 2t pupils and parents enjoy delightful picnic saturday afternoon the children of the Borough Prarle schools together Willi their teaches anal parents Lind a most Lelik wilful time at Tho fair . Afternoon was a Canterl in drills Rice and Oon rats hot Roen and at o clock a delicious picnic supper was served. It n gala Day for the children. Hundred Partick Nutini. by juvenile Karl. J. Alfred i no Lin. . Pa., and t curve a. Bigleman. N whorl tails. F a., wore in inv Riar at to a. E. May is. Tho Hovar Lini Gret son official a. Donni by to hip. Seconded 1 y h. R. Hilton that the Dalo to Rte to Mono the Ngos of All live Slock he from inn. 1 to sept. 1. By Worth Smith seconded by f r. Kronsc that it be recommended that Tho. Fair Asso Cintron furnish Hay anal is raw Frap to the exhibitors. C attired. Moved by e. W. Roncs. A y Clarence tubs that it he ii that the fair association give More space to the farm Bureau. Carried. Moved by p. S. Crossman anal Sor on Ted by it. R. Hilton that u he recommended that the claw of potatoes to limited to the lists submitter and the premiums to j2.00 and . Carried. A nerd k. W. Tours Sor Andorthy j. That the Penally be re moved from paragraph "5" of Irr neral regulations of exhibit pertaining threats against witness excite town considerable excitement was caused in Smethport last night when ii be came known that friends of the muss Aro Brothers who have been confined to the county jail Here since the fatal pistol Duel in Fri Midford had threatened to got Tho principal common wealth witness. Local officers and Soverel members of Tho state mounted police stationed Here maintained a Vigil Over Trio Suir witness for Tho prosecution Ami arc closely watch ing the miss ares friends who have been much in evidence. Friedman draws record sentence judge Bouton handed one of our loading bootleggers a stiff Jolt wednesday afternoon just As court Una about to adjourn when to sentenced Marvin Friedman Bradford to one year and six months in jail and Fine. The rial which took All Day Arous of much interest As Tho defense Trier to prove two members of the state police hat instilled to an untrue i of Iho preliminary learing. The Council fur the defense made a. Splendid eff Ort in behalf of his client but the evidence All in a Basket on a table before the jury Box. And the testimony was too Strong a proof of guilt. The injury went out at a minutes to five in the Parado. Carried j Vinck and san Perl out a Hare 15 Man Roveil by in. R. Hilton ser a nod by i Ules. After hearing Tho Clarence Tubby that the meeting he . Carried. Kush Equa on dry schedule last saturday Trio kiishequ.1 route Vin in its summer dry schedule Wiuff to of Forest Kvil us Only no rain. In party rom. Is Bolner run daily. The Crow now inns. Over in in sheim a by Flint Freliman before Tho bar and after admonishing for attempted 1 cry airy of witnesses gave the record so Tenco. Given above. The Cost of driving a motor be the train leaves that place at an Early hour to handle the freight business into town arriving hero at a. The train leaves Smith Prmt at a. To connect with the k. R. To p. Rent Rookus carrying scr cars ind mail. The service will to increased when the danger season of s Artinr Forest fires in the whorled rec Ion the Road traverses has ended hut will continue to Lay Over at Kiihr Rizia no pets. It is unrich blood. Kerr Smith Honi a Smith of or Sliv and int Korr of Jinders were Hicls while under in Mckoan he j100 and six months in county Brstilo. That was Tho announcement made the influence of county henceforth the in court Here monday afternoon by Turl of Joseph w. Mouton in imposing that sentence upon William h. Bunko of Bradford who entered a plea of guilty. An Appeal for leniency had been made in behalf of Bunke. To court took occasion to Sermonie briefly though forcefully on the evils of being at the wheel while drunk and stated that to wanted the Public in general to know that six months in jail and a Fine would be the Cost to All offenders whether or not any Ono is injured As Tho result of their driving continued on Page col. 2 Al la a. . S j United in Marriatt at. The m. 15 i mks. Vax or and ii. Lul in i. The Rev. In mid summer hats a full line of colors will a Rev it Arthur Al Region Oruo rated. Be on show Fildy saturday this week White s millinery
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