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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - September 4, 1919, Smethport, Pennsylvania Volume xli1. i l i l Mckean count v. Ski Kim 11 k 1019 kit Mil number 36 aeroplane will exhibit atthe fair Lieut. Emery of Bradford to exhibit and carry closes season ticket Sale next tuesday the Mckean county Kair opens its sates to the Public for the fifteenth season. A great array of free attractions Are offered to the pub Lic. The program of the week is As follows Lieut. H. Emery or. Of Bradford will make aeroplane flights on thurs Day. He will take passengers during the Days. The three Alex is the most daring and spectacular balancing acts in the country. Miss Irene Jelsi four and her Zaza is the great entertainment for the Young and old. Tho Sinei port Allied Flancul will furnish music in the grandstand on wednesday thursday and Fri Day there will he n running county and motorcycle race. The prime object of tie fair is de under this head will be found thu following exhibits Home economies exhibit prepared by Pennsylvania state College Kate Sion department Home conveniences. The of Kean county farm to Lureau have head Artera on the grounds in the form of u Good sized tent. The Pennsylvania deportment of health have an exhibit in a tent 20x30 feet. Among the number of numerous Fea Tures under this head will be the sex Bradford Smethport bus line now opera two morning and evening busses each Way went into effect last wednesday tie inter Urban transit lines of which c. 11. Latham of Liru Ford pa., have predicted is president commenced operations of Auto bus Between Brad Ford and Smethport wednesday aug ust 27. Cars leave the b. O. News rooms main and Mechanic streets in Bradford und come to Smethport by Way of Minard run pending construction of Concrete Roady on route by Way of hew City. Cars Stop on signal Iron passengers anywhere along the Highway except in i Ralford and Smethport where Street Only Are made. leave 5nuuord at a. A. Arriving Here in a. A. And p. M., arriving hero at m. Cats Hinseth porn at a. M., in in rate Ford at a. In., and p. A. Arriving in. At a. On sundays and kcherlnk1 is one hour later. Tie fare is each Way Kupreas is also carried at rate of for i pounds or under Bradford o Hilnet port. Or vice . And me. For 10 to 1011 pounds. The passenger bus new in operation Currier twelve passengers at one time but a larger one has been in tiered by the company which win Nineteen Rigours i Jervice will Linne is to diet As weather permits Over the dirt roads and with completion of i improved highways ii secs i l run re of weather conditions. Editorial the Eldred rooster the Eldred Bagle Luis suddenly swerved fun its a nne implies and turned in a Long winded editorial in lust Wick a Issue to Iri nary object of which we Iru Murnu. To boost its Home candid Sites fur the Oji ice of county Cuni missioner editor Iii Ati lows Over he claims to the county .1 delegation fro free Gas for Street lights a be Miry in car Risbury to Lay foi1 improve -1 ing and Here in what the a Oagle Suys him to by the Hoys and Corn potato and pig club work. In the the big event of the Farmers of the is the Stock Parade on Friday. The aeroplane. The aeroplane will be the . The wonders of the modern world and is admitted by All to be the magnetic crowd Puller in the attraction world today. People cannot resist its charms they never grow tired of watching the soar High and now Low Circle dip Glide and Dart through the sky with the Grace of Laird and the Speed of the wind. Lieut. Emery of Bradford will Fly to Smethport thursday morning. The number of flights Remde will be deter mined by the number of persons who desire to take a trip in the aeroplane. Prominent business men Are flying from London to Paris to transact important business. Our mail s being carried in the air. Here is a Chance for you to 2.0 up take a ride at the county fair on thursday. The three Alex. This acts really a thriller. Their dare Devil feats Are duplicated by no other artists. They have pm Yed for some of the largest circuses in the country Ami have toured the world j the Augusta. G i., time. Says the three Alex closed the show will most thrilling Novelty balancing specially Ever stepped upon stage. Every tric of of their is Brand new which a Lone is Worth seeing for such a to bin now a clays is rare. It is a Bip show and the Best you will see for a Ion they have performed Many times at the new York hippodrome and at the present Ime have a Large contract for next season to tour with the biggest circuses in the country. Irene Latour and her Clever dog Zaza. An promises to shove some thing is that to be Given by m Lle Irene Lopour and her Cuver Little Dop Zaza. The dog rep led to be a won in the canine world. Assists miss Trene Latour in a number of Rol Kilie tricks that Are re ally Marvel Ous. Not a word is spoken to he Little fellow and it is Plain to he seen that he enjoys his part Fifthe performance As much its the spectators be delights. Miss Latour is reputed to he the most Graceful and Clever acrobats Ever seen and with her lil the dog for a combination of Grace ind intelligence that would be hard to beat. Slate health exhibit. This exhibit is to demonstrate the methods of Fly elimination showing How flies May be prevented and Des troyed and How farms May to made free from flies. The exp in i will be in charge of a representative from the department health who will demonstrate in a practical Way different methods of manure disposal the application of which will drive the lies from the farm. The farm Bureau. The aim of am exhibits in the farm ilureau1 tent is that they May be educational in value for example three or four fleeces of Wool each of a Dii Erent Grade and properly labelled show ing exactly the Breed of sheep from which it Cumey will be on exhibition. This Wool will have been graded by a professional grader. 1 the the Fol Stein friesian association of America a demonstration of milk As to its food value in comparison with other foods will be found in the farm Bureau tent this exhibit has appeared at different state fairs and in the windows of some of the leading stores of our City Home economic exhibition. This exhibit under the charge of miss Nellie Wilson will consist of Home and Kitchen conveniences giving a suggestions How Steps and Energy can he saved. This exhibit will be located in the farm tent and will with out a doubt be a Center of attraction for the Lacios of the county. Horse races at the fair. The race Prog nun is As follows wednesday september 10th, run Ning , county convened last inputs in the county. On september 2 Elyj slate Highway department will open bids for 2g8 Lineal feet of either one course reinforced concerto or vitrified Brick on route 97, Bradford to Lewis run. The above shows How much Reliance can be placed upon the agree ment of the gentlemen responsible for the disposition of the county funds in the matter of building improved roads. Nve Aro not calling attention to this because of disappointment Over twin matter because it is going exactly use we figured that it would and to guard against which we called particular attention when the delegation came Back from Harrisburg last february. But we Don t want any of these gentlemen to think they can pull off these deals without attracting attention. It the Lewis run Road was Mure important than the Larabee to 1-Jidrod, Road a Point however we Are not now n discussion Over Why then did the Bradford delegation and the two county commissioners Wii live in Bradford. And who were present at the conference and i As a unit with the risk of county delegates agree that route 1110 from in Abi c to Kli red was of first Imi of Tancic and adhere to build at the county s expense As As Why then did the neglect or refuse of do a thing towards carrying out this agreement until Aktak the Kun Road was surveyed How did the latter Road assume Kirst importance so suddenly after i agreed at Harrisburg that it was not1. We pointed out at the Thuc limit Ilu. Whole plan would to boiled up in the political pot and if the River Road voters went to sleep Hal would up to find tin Ayr a nulls pc Jhu ally live of very Uncertain Quality. Talk y found Plum obo in. Where is the politics roads Are quite an Issue in. This comity and they ought to be be we arc Piying Well for hem. The primaries rive next month and the county whose Homo is in Tunu Louk is up for re elect Iii. Iril dred lius a candidate and what was the use of shaking any Plum Here when his own District offered the Only cilia inc fur support to change to the Blun Load and let Kul Rcd go to Halifax May idiot have of planning but when tile for bids on trip Road in question conies Tel in be made Only a Coul Lio of Ali inks ii Fotij to in , we smell a rat or n or something. As said at first a ure not Guiliei to fuss up Over the fact that us controlling duo of Xot carried out Tylik Aciu Koment at 11a Risku we just wanted to impress upon like local voters the fan that till haole Foj editorial Elf March 7. In commenting Anil urging a Strong Active Good Kua by association was Miginty close to facts when it said building of every the roads mention us Lara acc bulk o. Bradford la Liskum will be by of the county commissions is. Ami it will be the duties of the to do All that is ule to see that favourably to pm Shic. Thrisk matters ure elected Liis All. We want men who can do Only Promise ilium the county has the Bomi appropriation passed and can go Ulstad As fast is the contracts be let. If the co-mmihs1onbhs apr favourable. See that a nut i h behoves the people who Are to be by the above Road proposition to get together and hold together. This May be politics or in might be just common sense but in either Case it is up to the River Valley resident voters to do Busi Ness collectively or take chances on getting lae improvements that would give maximum service Only when there Are no ot11bk left to improve right now the River Road is but being surveyed while the Road of secondary consideration out of the Home town of two of the commissions ens trial reprinted and that is that favourable to i fish ing these mailers be elected this fall. To want Man who Caan do things Only Promise them the Bradford have not been sleeping. They Are to be newspaper editors As a Rule Are a. Peaceful sort they re not like the re publican leaders in Congress continually looking for something about which to argue but As Tho Democrat editor has before him copy of this Good agreement in question a clearer explanation of it might set the brother Mcfalls perturbed mind. Sure enough As or. Mcfall quotes the agreement says that the comple Tion of route to. I to from Laralee to Ellred , was considered of fir to importance by the delegation and it was agreed i hat ibis should be Hull Liy Ine county at its own expense As Poon As then the agree ment goes Oil to say. Of next importance is the Road from Bradford City of Lewis run Borough by route no. 07. Tho county commissioners with the entire approval of the delegation agreed to construct this Road also Imarn Borough Hirs Man to turn them off in morning the Smethport company him Mindu an agree Migit with the Borough Council to furnish for Street in Litiff purposes free of charge pro Viding will arrange for Light the Borough Council has employed l Man whose duty will be to extinguish the lights in Tho morning and Council asks that residents near Street lights Light them at dual. Austin champs go Down to def eat visitors thrown out in third inning on three pitched score 7 to 2 county one mile a Contd. Additional personals Johe Jih Mundy spent monthly in Ole m. N. Y. Mrs. Felix South Wick and children f Kyle lire visiting friends and rela Tives in own. 1 lopped and son Lawrence spent Friday and Sut Imlay on Tho of l. Sell Thauer at Kami Era Val Ley. Lurk Sony who under went Lei operation in Tho Mcgranor Hoh Wiital at port Alk Trany week is tin pro v Iii Cly. Lieut. .1. I1. O Connor of port Alle gis try. Candidate for county. Commissioner on the democratic Tenhet was a rim Ethi tort vis 11 or yen Erduy. Miss Ruth left Kuntny for Johnson Hui k where she has accepted a position As teacher for tie ending year. Miss Marguerite Mulhol Laius of i h inti Hurst d her. Or and mrs. Morgun and son Jav Home. Who have been spending Tho past few at Toronto. Quebec St. Ann s shrink and St. Malachie have Etui nod to their Home in Bludorn scr hollow. Your attention in called to an Adver Tuc nitric Elii Uhuru in tills , of the merchants of Sinei port staling1 that their1 stores will be closed at c o clock hereafter on monday nights com mencing monday september 8. Sadi Hurt baseball team went to Frank Nellle labor Day where they Dayed two hotly contested Barnes. The first game being in favor of Smoth Austin s "championship1 baseball team whose conscience is not a troubled by claiming Tho championship of Mckean Potter Cameron and Toga counties were handed a severe Jolt by Tho locate last sunday on Tho fair grounds to the tune of a. Seven to two defeat. Threatening Clouds and chills playing up and Down the backs of the fans were Mure than offset by Tho Clover work of Smethport s seemingly i Vinci by a. Austin opened the game with a de Tho first Izreo men up be intr sureties but on Tho third Fiengo u fore in out was in do at third Leav ing first mid second filled with Only flu had Hole for Tommy Clark. The fourth Man up want out on a Fly and Tho fifth Man gained first when the la Tel strike tool away from Catcher 3-outs Hull. The next Batter in easy out at first on an infield grounder. The int a scored an unearned run i their half of the first on a Sinrich a steal and a couple passed hulls then after getting another Man within scoring distance with one Clown hit into a double play. Neither Side made a hit in the Sec Ond inning. Austin going out in Ono two three fashion and Smethport the the Eldred Larthee Road shall he constructed As soon the Bradford Lewis run Road shall he constructed thursday september1 11, running ice. J 150.00. Co my mile heats Fanny race mile heats Taco. R. Miles. 30.00. Soi Itti Ember running jli.0.00 motorcycle Tiack i Milos. Boys and girls. years past the boys and girls Kwh ibis in juvenile depart been a scream feature of the fair. The growth in the interest in this department the Progress made perfection of its exhibits from the first a been of great encouragement to the management. Each year ha5 been greater and More space demanded fair he exhibits. This is As it should be. We Are entertaining a great Hope this year will be marked by the lately from local now have. As possible immediately. Since ibis meeting in Harrisburg last february it has Benn a. Common re that a delegation from Eldred and Vicinity were Busy Capitol City Tho night previous to the meeting in an Endeavor to put Over a Sleeper on the Bradford delegation. This they thought Tivey had in Spile of the remark by some engineers Hal tie oklred Larabee Road was a secondary consideration i Aler in is understood it was no other than Congress Man Lones who argued for the construction of the Bradford Lewis run Road Ihns the clause in the agreement to that tearing of Eldred and Vicinity propaganda. Of text. And the Shat the was Orgrin sized this feature has been in Jared by of boys and girls in Tho Corn potato and Pis clubs. Another feature is the judging con thid work is mainly education in since a explanation and dem Stratioti of How to Jurist Mck will Given before Neibch Chi w of is to be judged and Hitler the place ment will he made and reason Given by the Man in charge of the cont Cal. Tho prize is a. Hoist in if Bradford or from any other pc in overrate its we recall All the crowing that appeared last Spring m the Kurej it a the local delegation Home the now it looks As Toni ill Bico was still alive slipped from their grasp of the Junor Aplin Over his so called prediction of what might happen. Knocks the county commissioner because the state Highway department fit to build roads in relation according to Neces suy and amount of upon them. In this have re the the dec will be Worth while for the premiums Are jf.0.00 and Rice. Secretary is attending Warren fair booking Midway attract entries close tomorrow. Friday. Sep tember oth. Next the Lav. tic k eur can he bought. Are you going to take n title in the aeroplane Valuer at no less than Given by Mes and Kofl Mckean of Smethport. Tie contest is held wednesday at m. Notes. The United states civil service com Mission at Washington m the earliest Itic Altje Date. State College will furnish judges for the culinary fancy work livestock and poultry departments. B. A. Stii Holme president and oth ers Are. Attending Valley fair securing horses and Midway attrac1 form no. 1377. This form and application Wanks May be obtained from Rural Carrier examination the states civil service commission has announced an examination for the county of Mckean to to held at Bradford Kane. Tort Alle Gany and Smith Perl on september 27. 1015, to fill the position of Rural car Rier at Colegrove and that May later occur on Rural routes from other Post of frices in the above mentioned county. The examination will to Tjien Only to citizens who Are actually domiciled in the territory of a Post office in the county and who meet the Ether requirements set Forth in methodist episcopal Church til1? season being Over the regular schedule of services will go into effect again. Wednesday prayer meeting

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