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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - June 28, 1923, Smethport, Pennsylvania
Go latest weekly wbw8papbr tit for ice Moat Liat of right my Kean the in Currat car rom your advertising Liilo More la Smethport Ana runt county Thim tire run Chad by my other county it in Niit effective tent. Volume 47. Democrat dig. I aublib hrs Smethport pa., thursday june 28, 1923. Per year. No. 26 death of Daniel Sheehan Vera Johnson daughter of Charles Johnson of Bast main Street was uni Ted in marriage wednesday june 27th at noon to Hobert l. Hull son of mrs. Joseph Hull. The ceremony took place in port Allegany at the swedish Luth eran parsonage the Rev. G. S. Larson officiating. The attendants were mias Lucy Moore and Albert Johnson of Smith port. The Bride was dressed in an attract Ive Blue travelling suit and carried a bouquet of Pink roses. Jess Moore was charming in Blue Georgette with a hat to match. She carried yellow roses. Immediately alter Tho ceremony a dinner was served at the Home of mrs. R. A. Scherer of port Allegany. The couple left in the afternoon for a wedding trip to and Cleveland. The Bride hns been for Many years in the employ of the Bell Telephone company Here and is a charming Young woman. Hull an estimable Young Man is a valued employee of the interstate Glass company at the Smith port Plant. Or. And mrs. Hull will make their Home Here after july 5th and the Democrat unites with their Manf friends in wishing them every Happi Ness for the future. Sme Liport people present Ait wedding were Charles Johnson and mrs. Alfred Johnson and Joseph Hull Daniel Sheehan 49 years former resident of sme Niport who has made his Home in St. Marys for the past 18 years died at the Kau Mem orial Hospital St. Marys monday june 26th at 9 a. M. His death came suddenly and was caused by blood a widening. A legion of friends hero will mourn the loss of this estimable Man who was called to Tho great beyond in the vory prime of life. Or. Sheehon was Horn in Hornell n. Y., november 11. The son of or. And mrs. Jermiah Sheehan. He Camo to Smo port when about Twenty eight years old and was a resident Here for three years employed by the Shawmut Railroad. After leaving Smethport to moved to my. Jewett where he lived for a Short ume before making his Home is. Marys. Daniel Sheehan was a Railroad Man Trio greater share of his life and for Many years ini3 been a conductor on tie Shawmut. Several months ago he injured his Arm Biu paid Little heed to it it was discovered that blood Jiing set in. Condition idly became worse and death Verv suddenly. The last meeting of the local Cono pus club for the summer season was held monday noon at the grand Cen trial hotel. Twenty six members were in attendance and much business was disposed of. The attendance prize donated by Charles Musser was win by Brasted. Sanford 1 by As chairman of the Industry committee reported that us yet nothing could he done on itch bottle. Factory project but it is hoped thu the summer will bring Forth re county dealers county automobile dealers met tuesday night in Bradford and formed in organization. All Tho Auto rep Bill a carers in the county wore present at dinner Inestine held in the Bradford Board of Commerce rooms. The of tiers of the association Are As follows c. L. White of Bradford president Peter Albertson of Kane vice president and Hobert Scherer of port Allegany. Recording Secretary. Beside these officers a Board of do rectors composed of James quirk Smethport or. Shields Eldred and or. Be Salcur of Alt. Jewett was elected. A Constitution and by Laws will to drafted at the next regular session in july a name for the Assoc Nuon will also to chosen. The directors will meet Here july Khz m., Ter Eltory in the county above As Weli As. All then who were not Able to some on the Day specified for their Community new advertising rate schedule on and after july 1st, 1923, the rate for display advertising in the Mckean county Detuno cent will to 15c per Inch on regular contracts for space and is per Inch to All transient advertisers. This rate is still less than half the display received by newspapers of surrounding towns and the slight raise made absolutely imperative by mounting costs of production in the newspaper business. The Cost figures carefully com piled of present printing com posing room operations reveal that the actual Cost of Advertis ing composition none amounts to 12 cents per Inch which allows not one cent for printing and paper actually used. _. The hot uni sworn circulation of the Democrat is now Well Over Naples weekly which is considerably larger them any newspaper Ever printed in this Field has Ever boasted. Figures set by National ave refs experts list newspapers of 1000 circulation with a 30 cent per Inch advert Long rate so it can be readily seen that Democrat in reluctantly Raisin its existing rate to a a Beautiful measure More compatible to re business be big circus will visit Smethport next tuesday Annette de Mohta and her Troupa of Young lady riders her remarkable i pigeons and the scores of renowned Gentry animal actors human Trento stars and unusual Novelty features win to aeon when Gentry Bros. Of Moua shows combined with James son s big 4-Tunfj trained wild Ani Mal circus come to Smeeth part on tuesday july 3, to exhibit afternoon and night and to Parade the principal streets that moral nor with a mile of an open air review of great i it and colourful attractiveness a the i eluding Onen and closed cages Camel Ling i tandem teams mounted bands 200 horses elephants a if effects of Lirrie there is yet any Farmer who doubts concerning the advisability of using Lime All that he should need to do is to observe that along All the hard surface highways which have been built in this county in the last few years there is an abundance of. White Clover growing along the Road sides regardless of any seeding. This is entirely due to settlement wus made. Sails for Europe miss Freeman sailed from new York wednesday. June 20th aboard the h. S. George Washington for a tour of european countries which will in elude England. France and exhibited Twenty Otic speckled Trout car received the head ulms of the Allegheny. T h e Short of t was 10 i n cd a not he longest 23 inches. They were packed in ice red were is fresh lonking1 As when were first pulled out of water at the end of this expert s fish in line. The catch was7 made yester Day afternoon and last night. Creosote nearing completion the work of rebuilding the to. The Only Way to get anything done is by concerted action and hard said the Man in question. Talking about it won t pet us any .1 where unless we take the right Steps Hill Street to Lon i Alrec to. Connect my Hilk with Tho company s Low 1 restore Reg work for Lutor and the old such organization As i the Huff Ala Pittsburgh Highway association of which we have All heard so Nuiry Der inc Tho three months. J these people Are alive and in n months they have made the whole state know just what the Ruffalo where it Ift and Why it should be complo cd. They Jive kept up a Tampa ten that in n Mode for Road and if they Are in securing what t h by n re til k i n in for. It will be by they went at it in the right there Uil Cremard in to he j Way in Pilts Burch they i Awni Jne word from of state com Avri Jim p Road program and the belief expressed that the claims of the Assoria t Ion will be Fri Ven Reno Anition and n a goodly sum approx Prin etl towards the of Nuy the same Point the year round. Late reports the it the i the connections with the Heine while very from loss of j Mann Field Crosby enables the to comfortably Cal company to meet almost any de Mand. Other towns in the county my Plain of having wretched p Vicc Ilert Thompson of Simpson is some in the Winter it being no to he s pm d in front of Thel have Tho trap pro out entirely Central hotel this mar inc months. She will accompany a party Plant of the Quinn com of 12 from the rudder school and at East Smethport. Which was destroyed by fire some time no. Stroller in nearing Rompalo Ion and ii is Koa can Dillon. Phone Arthur Witt it to he in running condition in 8sw, Smethport. Of 2fi j ten Days or two weeks. The is somewhat larger in size but will not. Officials say employ any More men than the old Plant. The a Democrat air Montha 1. Fire destroys Home fire this afternoon at gutted the the Home of Olof Hector on West ind King Street. Its origin is not known this As we go to press but the building in total loss. The local fire department s3 Miles of Road Between ind Linn a r. I ii r in i i t j i r e 1 co m i e t e North and South Hight a. Responded with their usual Speed and class this includes milk sold in fluid form. Class this includes milk sold a Crum with varying different added for a Kimmell milk depend ing upon the disposition made of it. These differentials vary from 20c per 100 pounds to 35c. Class this All milk made into Plain condensed milk or ice Cacam. Or manufactured into certain kinds of cheeses. Class this includes Aji milk made in to cheeses of the soft Type. 3. Tho Price for milk in this a Trissi Flection is bus Cal upon a differential of sic per 100 pounds above the a a crap inside Anil outside Luton tons for Po-01 score butter and Tho outside for. And join the in Tenily of Democrat boroughs can tax dogs is decision Hirr Shui p. June Bor of Pennsylvania May impose Tif p in to the Tolx ii a nuanced Here today. Large class confirmed at swedish lutheran Church confirmation was held at the swed ish the ran Church inst sunday. Twelve he Ildren were confirmed by Rev. G s. Larson of port Allegany. They wore Robert Johnson Gustave Johnson Johnson Alfred Oman. Leonard Olson Shirley Ivirson a re .1 ret Swan son Elsie Johnson Marion Anderson Cecclia Joman Nel lie Carlson and austrid Berg. The Church was attractively decorated. Holy communion will he held next sunday. Do you want to receive la six 26 piece sea of the Best Community Silver absolutely free of Cost to you if so. Otto and the shows at the Star theater during the months of july and August and on saturday. September 8ui, 1023, a Chest of Twenty six pieces of Silver will be Given to the adult person holding the Lucky number. The silverware will to on exhibition in the show window of John Viviant on and after july 1st. Adv it
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