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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - June 12, 1924, Smethport, PennsylvaniaFell 1 2-1 Fox 103 at knt county s the new Sfax Kun me psf Nam Ori sworn circulation Luo Kean Democrat volume 48. Hat 1-rriii.lsnim on , to Uptou i tin car rom i your Inlo More Hommel in Sumodi Piort and Tutu mfg anti cumin or than ire i eclied spy any Ellior at cult. It i unit in a lev. Liy Smethport pa., thursday june 12, 1924. Per year. Case of Alice Wilson is unprecedented in county history Alice Louise baseball at Rixford players will appear the baseball season will be opened at Shippy Field . Next Sun with a sensational game Between old rivals Rixford and wan on in the person of Alice Louise manager Cunningham has Strenth Wilson who is now a prisoner atom a his line up his season with Sev the Mckean county jail Smethport j i Smethport players and Conte another Man woman Case rivalling plates making sort of complexity that of the recent of his fast Oil country team this bed hair Chicago murder suspect intending to Divide Home games been unearthed. J Between in lpns Alice was brought to Smo port sire no tuesday afternoon by chief of police 1 in Hei Tom Nic Clark i it car cons Richard Fowler of Kane after having Mccowan and firs Baem a successfully posed As a female Tor j f , will Piu with several months working As a Dom Uini urd and the Estic in several Homes and being pm. At rate mini e played As a Saleslady in a Ston the arrest of the Bradford rotarians was in do m Kane sunday afternoon the mysterious temporary disappearance of a fourteen year old by and the Jeri sonar at a before tie Burgess of that town was committed to the county jail for no. 24 your income tax reduction hero is a simplified explanation of the reduction of your Federal income tax if at the time you filed your return you paid three fourths of the amount of tax reported no further payment will be duo this year. If at the Timo you filed your return Yon paid one half of the amount of tax reported no ment will be due until september 15th. If at the time you filed your return you paid Only one fourth of the amount of tax reported you must on or before june 15th one half of the amount by you at that time. The main Point to he borne in mind is that one half of the tax due from you this year must be paid on or before june 15th. County towns plan rally july 4th at fair grounds horse races two Bax Ebal games boxing. Wrestling band concerts air plane exhibitions Basket picnic a housing joint fourth of july Cele bration of county towns tins Mckean county fab grounds. Foi thirty Days on a technical charge of Jack disorderly conduct. In Trio meantime i several other possible charges among them kidnapping perjury and possibly the draft evasion by sex Conco Almena will be investigated. Although Alice stoutly maintains that he is a woman and records at the Smethport court House show that on april 4th a marriage License was endorse drive by fair 10.000 launched by fair n of new at Smethport. Nits pledged their in Campaign Ami Promise raising the Unev. Granted so her Rind Frank Sirella an i austrian of Kane to wed competent Paugh pleaded guilty in court i leaded guilty in court is not that kind of a cat. At any event it is a Case of Alice sit by the at sheriff Barton s Bastile pending further developments in the sensational Case. Jail attaches state that the was indescribably unclean despite the at h w 1h in last week before i Illge k. To violating the liquor Law sentenced 10 a Fine of d serve e state six months in jail police searched his Home on a warrant they found a com plete still four and a half Gallons of Moonshine and 115 Gallons of whiskey Mash. He resides in Nansen High land township. Cd i in ups. As i will be on band Tun of the master of Iii universe. U Lih the Row Friday at sonic la i Colmar Eros. Trained wild animal circus will exhibit their exhibition and amid Tho shrill mirth of laughing hyenas the trumpet ims of and the weighs of Long lines of Pompo ined army and dappled horses and moving a Curge Otily. Carved Dens wild animals to the show grounds Crist d. L. Dennis who was Low Lii rider for the construction of the Kasson to Hazelhurst Road As mentioned ii Socrat last week has been that contract by has the Sta new Highway Coy outward appearance presented and required a thorough renovating to be come fit to inhabit even a jail. Middle sex and insects describes this unique personality of local criminal records. Wilson since arrest has persisted in sticking to female garb. She insists that she is a perfect lady. The Kane Republican of monday gives the following account of Wil son s arrest and downfall in that town held by Kane police at the City prison while authorities investigate his record Alice Louise Wilson is entered on the records As a disorderly character until developments warrant other charges to be brought against to Start oper him. With a possibility that Kidnap Ping May be one of the crimes to be answered for. He was arrested yesterday afternoon by chief of police r. T. Fowler. Wilson had been in Kane since March 11. Masariu Reading As a woman during which Lime he has been 0111 polled As a and female Domestic in various House holds. His arrest come about owing to he m a Che re need i i years son of or. Mrs. William Westt Berg Street who was found will Wilson at with tie Aroma of Bacon scenting fresh Mornin the Cook tens. The horse ints the menagerie tent air i on the huge big top scaling thousands o people Are. Belau raised. Promptly at p. M. The perform Ance will open with the spectacle. The lion s followed by a Bill of feature acts among some of the More important artists Are. The Gordon Sisters. Acrobatic and rolling Globe w. B. Yorke s wonderfully trained dogs ponies and monkeys Herd of performing elephants headed by Toto major and Billy Kelly. Trainer de Arnio and Marquerete Aerial its. Supreme Frank Kelso and his Jed Liberty ponies. Direct from their Triumph Vorke family s line l . Or. Viii exhibition on the the i vhf. Emery is expected u Over with his plane and make flights in All who Cir to ride. J the baud i to furnish music during the . of in All directions to the fair i funds a itto dance is expected. I Tho grounds and race track donated to the promoters 0 through the generosity of the Mckean i county fair association and the track will be put into As Fine shape ins. J. B. Jamesc As possible for the county races. I Pytcher and Joseph Fisher , x. Y. And Wixford Ball the executive comm Leo is prepare us next or. Dennis has a coi i John Cor. Ormsby Fisher and others. A .1 meeting of com held in Home Liport tuesday the were ,-cie.l vice president w. Hilton. Peered in y m. H. . Tre p. Kervyn. Executive the Western Penitentiary week. Thompson had four other names by which he was known. Paul Catlin. Connors John and John o Xci. Lie is offender. Iriving four years n term in Michigan a Lerm i i in county jail and a term in out. From which prison it is said he escaped. Ways. Center dividing . Tho Highway Appu Aclang the subways will be straightened so Aslo permit a View Aii Oad. Or. Dennis contract is for the construction of feel of Highway and Bis bid was Nosi a she a Upit Loith in donor d each to Rauson he rhyme. S by m. Mcdade traps big Black Bear last Kat relay Michael Mcdade. Wol known local Farmer trapped .1 lick weighing 320 pounds on his land near Crosby. bus suffered costly raids his sheep and finally Cho to tajik in ,11 pm . The s Tun was hot. Was a Yunusi daily repeated i. Bir in Smeish port of the death of prof. C. S. Renn Bead of Tho Kii Julish of state n Ormil. California pa., which occurred wednesday May 2s. Prof. was of the Smethport Borough schools during the of and had Many bore who will regret to learn of Hia demise. To had been in poor health for nne time past and underwent an operation from which in apparently was when to suffered a sudden Lolise. Doth ensuing. is Sun Keri by wife hire. Cd James ,1 in . Try Jonh printing. New assistant county agent Howard Strong honoured Pittsburgh. A. June . Fire dept. B reorganized-.-.-. In Petinu the. Incl fonts in yer a Rong of Smithp Carnegie. I Een elected a lie it. I i. A s Lent at of of the ing a i , i thursday . The College year Biak for 3-j.ir. In was announced today. The Thistle is each year by the Junior classes o the Institute. Or. S Rong in enrolled i Sophomore in the department of commercial Ririe Rinir of the College of Engineer to the i of the body which will technology has i permit a to organization calculated to place the department on .1 More Elti to proceed with lyceum work at once Wiur Kim Post. Am y evening. Cooked food Sale another Fitch dance meth part , turf Day. June 0. Fitch Bros. Orchestra. Olcan. N. Dancing 0 to 1. J1.50. Tax St. Elizabeth s Aid society will con 15c. Total j1.c5. This in the orches duct a cooked food Sale in the Chiti he tra that they Are All talking about Hall saturday Juno 11. Adi i w. Aronim. i in air Onomy state College. Has been assigned to the Post of assistant to county agent p. S. . Blur ship. Ing the summer months. Or. Arnold Dent basis. By the new arrangement most of the exempt which was pro whim to Large proportions will be placed Back on the Active Roll thus by with a membership so Large As Ibe the new .1 was toll Tho younger exempt Mem Mil they will again Talie arvo i b tin Dilfer remit unit i i the ill resume paying dues. In future ilex if Jan it i numbers will Illy by ase. Hoy e Roll Fitl l five . Uhny Rori Ooi a Iii Selion and was heartily appended. Music 11 stunts by Johnson Apple. Edward Backus. Rich and Huckenberry and Helen Schoon Nakor. On us is ing of Solo ind ensemble selections was a of the even ing. A Vlco to juniors by Ellen Hurley ind Junior response by Spinoglio were masterpieces of wit with an undercurrent of seriousness. Helen Schoonmaker in a Sherlock Holmes role of private invest Igitol Provo ipod funny in Riili Nti concerning school life and me a Obi s and idiosyncrasies of be i in flub Renov Ted i will arrive to take up his duties the j of next Wnek. I i n .ni-1 Hirsoh Trie at .1 it i.fjs., . 1 and . If i i a his to perform Post member i for Sale j Frick in Pood also dump Wagon for the for adv 2ltf Smet Hiort a the tiling Kim Keil . The Ulm of . Who gear Rel Ami Pir sub scrub year Al for 6 Montem. I Jin which she a Vor thing from second hand chewing gum to putt Lens for tardiness to the class condition. For Sale of oort Waltn plk3, each. H. Harmon. Kent hollow. Adv 2stf
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