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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - October 6, 1921, Smethport, Pennsylvania The Democrat tills week goes into More Homes in Mckean any other weekly newspaper the Democrat Covert the entire news Field Mckean. It Aims to be your paper. Volume Xiv demo Fiat publishers co. Smethport a thursday october 6, 1921 per year. No. 40 the new Smethport to Rew City in to traffic clock last proved highly was opened Ita entire length at pc Brasted Donly nuptials popular Smethport Young lady weds in Al Cajon cal., wednesday. The marriage Sarah Zola Brasted daughter . And mrs d. M. Bras Ted sniff Niport to . James How Al Cajon is to take place at All saints Church san Diego cal., wednesday october a the Rev. Chas. Thornton Murphy officiating the. Bride a gown Brown can ton a rep with flask hat in Tan Ita est ire Jen g that saturday afternoon.-. The e. First pan to pass Over the new stretch when the. Barrier was removed liar Man touring car driven president the up who bad his Nis Burgess Warley Gifford by sheriff j. F. Rob. Insp and the Democrat Man. The car bore a the wording the first car new Smethport to Rew City however it was not the last by any Means and sunday there was a steady Strejan vehicles passing both ways Between Smethport and Bradford. Hundreds motorists took advantage the Beautiful Day. Land tested the Highway arid feasted their eyes upon the Scenic grandeur the new route. This gives a continuous stretch Over ten from Smethport in the direction Bradford the Only Gap Road the entire stretch , Rew Hiu Road the other Side a Dis. Tape approximately one old Road Boeing in splendid condition at the present time. At the foot the Hill there improved Road leading All the Way into Bradford. The present time the state High department is making splendid Progress in improving the new Grade the other Side Rew Hill which work it is conducting Wlton. Its own sex. Crew Only lacks one the Concrete the work Lay shades. I. Wright Smith Al Cajon Smethport resident who wore Grey bilk Lith Blue velvet hat the. Groom wag. Attended Lan the weather and these con certs will probably be the last the present season met canopus club meets. Tho Smethport Conopka club for the first time since the summer adjournment at luncheon at the grand Central hotel monday noon. Presl. Dent t. F. Hungiville presided. At monday s meeting there was some Dis Cussion As to the advisability hold. Ing the club meetings every two Weeka instead weekly. It was voted to hold the next club meeting monday oct. 17, at which time definite action will be taken in regard to meetings thereafter. At the next meeting j. C. Backus the electricity committee will have some thing definite to report the electric Ity matter which will be vital inter est to All members. Mrs. Hannah White Smethport and eve. W. S. Newton port Alle Gany were married saturday oct. 1, 1921. Rev. Jas. I. Mccullough the free methodist Church Olean official. Ing. Route especially at this season the year is a nature to beggar description. Suffice to say that the a. Tural Beauty the Panorama which unfolds before the Eye the traveler is a nature which will attract tourists from All sections the country. Been completed and so easily. On the new wonderful route becomes properly advertised. The writer is much in debt sir. Of the hustling Smith. Port garage company for the privilege being a passenger the first Cir to pass Over this Beautiful Road after it was opened saturday afternoon. Ii was an enjoyable experience indeed. Other Side Rew which was considered to to even worse than this the climb has likewise been made easy and All dangers eliminated by a. New Grade which follows the opposite Side the Valley. While the Grade is somewhat steeper than this Side this has in a Large measure been overcome by sur facing Tho steepest part Brick. The Scenic grandeur with Hillside Tho ctr the Democrat prints town and county. The mrs. Florence Grigsby dead. Mrs. Florence Grigsby aged 67 years died at her Home no. 72 Williard ave nue last night at clock after an illness six weeks duration. She for Merly lived in Smethport and was a member the episcopal Church hat place. She is survived by three sons Leon Buffalo Roy Eldred and Samuel Bradford three daughters mrs. J. Humphries Thi City mrs. Emma Hendrickson Clago Falls o., and mrs. S. R. Kerby Glenndale w. A. Star record. Monday. News the pasing mrs. Grigsby will be received with regret in Smith port where for Many years she was a Well known and highly esteemed Resl. Dent. The funeral was held in Bradford wednesday Ana the body was brought to Smethport in the afternoon and inter ment made in Rose Hill cemetery. Teachers Institute dates unusually Fine course entertain instructors. I the annual Institute the teachers Mckean county will Convene at the court House Smethport monday oct. 31, and continue until Friday nov. 4. County superintendent schools idyll Bridge has secured perhaps v greatest array Talent and instructors for this year s Institute in the history the county. Notable will be the appearance Frank b. Willis Ohio in Smethport. Senator Willis who succeeded president Warren Harding in the Senate was president Ada College and is no stranger in Smeton porn having been one the instruct. Tors at the local lbt Lute in 1913. H. J. Rice a graduate Ada College is warm personal Friend senator Willis. Or. F. I Slutz one the country s Foremost educators will again be one and state repair but which Poss. Sacs possibilities being repaired and remodeler into a club House. While plans for the future Are Neo Isa Rily tentative at this the Smethport country club has made a Plendl Start and it is Safe to Prophesy that next summer will see the Brennan form converted into one he finest country clubs to be found anywhere. No time will be lost no. Out the Golf course and the Vork n that connection will not be great to the natural advantages the Lub s Broad acres. It is understood that the Purchase Irice this splendid property was at the meeting the club members . The full Wirig Board Dir be Tara was , e. Head i is Smith per. Knowis by bin and tue n news Rhian marriage Compie ii Icheun o., wide Mcquai Nancis extend . Ana mrs. Heath will reside in Smethport apartments second floor. the main 8tret.vf Heath Block the i h. J. non promoted famished Deer. For some time past a Large Doe has been seen at different times near Crossmire s crossing Road Nar this Bor Ough by several persons. The Deer is described As being one the largest Ever seen in this Section but As being exceedingly thin showing Lack the past summer months. M. A popular Smith port Young Man who for a several past has been employed by the u. S. Internal Revenue service has received battering recognition from that department by being placed in charge one the largest districts the state. In a letter to the writer . Johnson states that Headquarters will be in Dubois and that he will take up his permanent residence there. The Dubois daily express monday says a thorough turn Over in the local internal Revenue District officials took place today when newly named chief and deputies assumed charge the local offices. The changes follow out the predict. Tons the daily express some time ago. M. H. Johnson Smethport be. Comes division chief succeeding Char Les j. Milliron Reynoldsville. Wade Henderson Brookville is Deputy col. Lector and w. M. Hoover Wilume is made Deputy collector for Clearfield county. Robert c. Bundy this City who has been a Deputy collector in the local office retires with . Milliron. All the changes Are made in Pur. Stance to orders issued by Revenue collector d. B. Heiner Pittsburgh. Or. Johnson has been in the service for three years and is advanced to the fice District chief while . Hender son and . Hoover Are new appoint. Tees. Or. Johnson will be in charge r Deputy collectors in Mckean Elk. Cam. Eron Clarion Jefferson and Clearfield counties. Will be big event. The ladles Burbanks Community Are making elaborate preparations for the service men s reception and dance at Galico Park Pavilion Friday evening. Soldiers Are invited to be present and Are requested to Wear uniforms. No charge to service men and a delicious lunch will be served during the even ing. Storm Friday caused damage another severe storm Cyclone pro portions Section last Fred a morning and caused great damage. A number Trees in Smethport and Vicinity were uprooted and Telephone and Telephone lines were blown Down in All directions the town being Par tally isolated from wire connection with the outside world until the damage could be repaired. Tho storm was wide in scope and reports from Al sections Pennsylvania and York conveyed word great Are held under heavy bail Zampogna and Luppino charge with murderous assault criminal court the october term criminal court Long eyed at the court House this 3ugh, monday afternoon i judge w. Bouton presiding. The business he session shortened by the fact hat Only three cases were ready for rial ten cases being continued. Most f the it which there Fere Werl Jeonte Nuet a played an e Elk b Serasio ram in creating country and to been Lay life out Fqy Epif course. S. H. Bradford. N splendid tit Kane Field saturday afternoon. C u t Chat ii it Bradford a sea Liitt and Ery there Wero five women Jur won Fen jurors Are now a regular is Tofu ton the Mckean county the Case Joe Zampogna arid Frank Luppino charged. With Niu Raer. By assaulting Warren Ranck West line an account which appear d in the. Democrat. Last week was con l inked. Of fixed Ball at each and remanded the prisoners the custody . As one he prisoners is already under Xin Flat for appearance before the Elk county courts charges robbery pandering and White slavery both we l probably remain in the local jail. Com Pugna and kidnapped Ranck who was an important hem in the Elk county cases in John. Vonburg last week conveyed him in. An automobile to a lonely Point near. Continued Page a col. 4 nears goal a. C. Backus special agent for the Borough in the matter financing Tho feb the Light and Power project for which a Bond was author decl by the voters Atti apeola.1 election in is press in the mat Ai Ter the Smethport Kigh school Light weight football organization which offered a severe reverse in its first rame the season with Coudersport he week previous by the score 50 to achieved a remarkable come Back at Kane Field last saturday afternoon by defeating the fast Bradford High i school aggregation by the score 5 0. The local boys went into Satur Day s game with an entire new Mode attack the experience the previous saturday having demonstrated the fun. Tilley the Light local eleven depend no mass formation any kind. A Clever assortment trick plays were used which brought out the Speed and Pluck the locals which they pos plenty to splendid advantage. In their work saturday there was none the nervousness the former game which was explained by the fact that t was the first Fot Bali contest Many the boys had participated in. Satur Day s contest was a splendid exhibition n every detail and demonstrated that Smethport has fast scrappy football machine which will continue to give a splendid account itself. Another feature the is the fact that the boys will continue to play to. Gether for the next four seasons. Or backup made it impossible for him to Pake a thorough canvass up. To a the Ferne he has nevertheless secured pledges i for Over half the de. Two local men have subscribed for 15000 Worth Stock in the transmission line company a local lady has sub scribed for j3.000 Worth and another Man has subscribed for j1000 Stock while a voluntary subscription Worth has been received from another citizen. Or. Backus will appear be fore the Borough Council at the oct Ober meeting to be held next monday evening and by that time expects to be Able to report All Tho Stock subscribed for together with some new inter. Estling developments in the electrical situation. It is expected that the pro posed agreement Between Smethport Borough and the transmission line com Pany As originally planned will be amended whereby the Borough can lease the transmission line after it is completed for a period years at a rental which will insure to the Stock holders the company just a nominal interest return Tho actual Money nested with the privilege buying the property at actual Cost at any time the returns from the municipally con ducted Light Ana Power service War rants. This rental should not amount to More than per year. Crude jumps Aga. Local Oil producers Over the announcement tuesday an other raise 25c in the Price Penn. Crude. The Price is now 2.75 per bar. Rel. The Betula Glass Plant. Work converting the factory the Keystone stave company recently purchased by the Saeger Glass Jar corporation into a Model Glass factory for the manufacture the Patent vacuum fruit Jar controlled by Tho com Pany la progressing at a rapid rate work is being started the tank the factory and it is expected that the Plant will he ready for operation in a few weeks time. Abbey. At Tho u. B. Parsonage Farmers a Ley saturday evening oct. 1, 1921, at clock the Rev. Pang pronounced the words which United in marriage miss Geneva Bell Owen arid William Hugh Abbey both . The attendants were miss Ruth Owen Sis Ter Tho Bride and . Almond Thomas. Following Tho ceremony an elaborate wedding dinner was served at the Home the Groom s parents which waa in. Joyed by a number guests. The Bride this Happy Alliance is a daughter . And mrs. W. H. Owen and is one this Community s most charming and popular Young ladies. Or. Abbey who is a son mrs. A. G. Abbey is a splendid Young Man who numbers his friends by the legion the Democrat unites with Many friends in extending congratulations this Happy occasion

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