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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - September 11, 1924, Smethport, Pennsylvania county s great St weekly the most for the most b Irons circulation 1200 Kean Democrat i1 ii Democrat i i your advertising i a Nero in1o More in Sincl Tinort and Royal Mckinn county reached by Nohrr county i in mint it Fps Mac by volume 48. 11uss15i.l inc. , editor Smethport pa., thursday september a 1924. Per year. No. 37 his mrs. Ella Lehman n0 band concert this week zoe3oi ioe3oi ioc3oi j. F. Eberspacher from frightful injuries 4. Nurs. Eberspacher in critical condition a Villa the in Progress and this work the weekly open concert of the. Hino a Post will be missed this. Thursday night. The kind will Render a musical program on thurs Tny night of next As Tho result of a terrible Grade crossing Accident in Smethport last thursday noon two persons Are dead j and a. Third person was frightfully in i Jared when the gasoline oar on the Kush Equa Railroad struck an Auto a Mobile owned and driven by John Kier Staeher proprietor of a main Street poolroom. The dead mrs. Ella Lehman. 71. Died a few hours following Accident theirs by Dav afternoon. Til Inell f. Mai i Spain hot. And Points gun threatened with a revolver Point wild Black Bear state Illi a ref and county name main it Tor Call Lili Sui i As struck. brads Oil Wospil Ati it 11 o clock. The injured mrs. Jennie of Juhn inv Asp left wrist St Rio diet Al tic Bear tamers the e q night at j Jimr. was painfully Billon p during the . Wife j in assembling tin exhibit of Iii Lac tire of the animals i Al fails injury to hip and of the slate this fall the first showing spine bully cult and bruised has Beer being la tile Ioc Al fail a Young boar in serious condition from Shock needed to Complete the exhibit. No Hope is entertained at this writing Liy a fortunate combination of Rircuui-1 for her recovery. Stances. Milo Oviatt. Keeper of the the Accident occurred about i Norwich preserve where live bears p. At Tho Irons farm crossing near Are being captured for shipment to Tho Smethport country club on West i other counties found a. Young Bear main Street just outside the Borough. In one of his pens saturday. Str. And mrs. Eberspacher and the latter s sister its. Lxi Man who had been their guest during Tho past two months were just starting out for Ormsby where they intended to Call on friends. It. Eberspacher at the wheel did not see the approach of the motor car which is due at station from Backus at p. M., and Henry Scott Motorman and conductor of the rail Road car seeing Tho approaching sounded the Bell and sunday morning trapper , or. Benson and w. Halpenny went to Norwich with a truck to get the Bear. In transferring the Lively Young Ani real from the trap to a. Crate for mov ing it put up a Lively while a Collar and Chain was being placed on its neck. A revolver from Benson s Holster hanging on the limb of a tree and holding it. By the handle in Hia Teeth pawed at the trigger but the weapon did not explode and was automobile whistle but did not realize that he finally knocked from the cub s Mouth had failed to attract the attention of i deep Marks of the Bear s Teeth in the the automobile Driver until a handles of the revolver give was inevitable. He threw on his i testimony of the strength of the brakes co feet from tie crossing but j beast s jaws. J the car could not be brought to a j before the Bear was gotten into the atop in time and it struck the front crate it made a Inge at or. end of the Eberspacher car As it Sank its Teeth in his Rulu hand j started to pass Over the tracks. On arriving in Smethport the cub Tho Impact was reduced in a steel Cage ready for the automobile to a Heap of wreckage. Has reception where ii is now fully at it being shoved some distance Down Home greeting crowds of admirers at the track and overturning it before the the pair. Gasoline car was brought to a Stop. Or. Logue proceeded to the office of the Lone witness of the Accident was or. Ostrander and that physician parking problem solution offered should Llic icon Iii h oui ii worry about automobile parking on Minim when it is doubtful whether any improvement can be made Over the present condition of i local citizen queries. Parking is no More of a problem in steel port than it is in any other City or Vil Lage in the this citizen continues and i forts of the Borough anti crities to find a remedy by ordinance will probably result in conditions being made instead of better. At least such Lias proven to be the Case in other communities. The average Motorist possesses or at least is supposed to possess sufficient Intelli gence to work out own salvation within reasonable defined lines so far As automobile Park ing is concerned. Besides it is a sign of Decad ence when a Community can find nothing else o occupy its time1, pottering with on Inanc to regulate automobile Ira tic. The solution of this parking problem it appears to . Can be provided by this town who own a a i fact saturday night i a boil the Only Lime of the week when parking be comes a problem i so Ethson automobile who Are familiar with parking places on Side streets adjacent to main Street would use Handy parking space on those streets As much As possible leaving main Street parking space free for visiting cars there would be no congestion of parked vehicles in the business Section. Thoughtful Tiess of this kind on the part of local car owners would not inconvenience them in the least would be an act of Courtesy to out of town motorists whose visits we should encourage and would free main Street of parking congestion. If there is any one thing Smethport does possess it is room and there should be no. Park ing problem if the available space is used Intelli the Democrat in presenting the above Intel View does so with the belief that it offers a Solu Tion of the parking problem which really is not a problem. Park on the Side streets Clear main Street for visiting cars should be the slogan adopted and adhered to by Smethport motorists who have a regard for the welfare of their town. Then there will be no parking problem. Of. Dio chilling blasts i Evi Ninffa furnish i in Sinet Pori. Ami Vicinity with real Lilu Sli to with blur Rit s of of with a a a Wentt a . Frosts were re pulled 111 this list a sunday mornings. A slight hurry of Siuw was it the l Vel country near Smethport. . More race horses than i Ever array of attractions the 21 annual county Liilo it in now running1 cull Shihi in shot Sporl. If the weather the in oven break this will to one of Liliu Host a Ira i Sulu that the week of Eneil disagreeable. Romny weather Leie climatic Cumlat inn Ditavi tin Nippur Cut of a Spears would o 4 in Al 1 the crowds or enthusiasm repeat Well Hor Lacil Fol. To. Tin l Iii i i Roll to in i ony spell a r. Held .-11 Aid Lias Shis and a i. With Smth Rhirie win. -1 .ni.-.ill. Will Lillak i.1. v ill. Will try to 1 Millers a Fiorill. Swipe Ronli fur the i i tinted Alii list. Witt for Lii. Defonse. The Quinmon Herald states will in expert Nuny. Consequently tote trial pro Mises to a one for the tax payers. The Spehar Brothers Are charged with the slaying of Mcdougall an aged Lewis run Bee keeper whose i o i Ullh too. Ihu hoi aul p in Okihiro an array of try was found in a bed in he lonely 1 Cabin literally riddled with attack wan Lille the Hermit was sleeping and the motive was Rob Bery. The authorities have Confes Sions of the. Speurs of their part in the foul crime. It is not thought that that Young men who Are aged 20 and 18 years will be tried at the october term of criminal court that their eases will continued until a future term. I Morrow the big and Fri Lay. 1 the Gates to the int Al county exposition which surpasses allot former yens up Ned tuesday and liar will continue until Friday. I la is a popular Fea tuvo Eliuh is a-ti.1 of tinier every evening. I As i in Democrat forms close j afternoon the racing program if the wet a is Starling the card con sisting of a Pace a Trot and a 1-2 mile running race. There no Over entries of pacing run n ing and trotting hoses this week a larger number than have been enter in Many years since Early fair Days for the events of wednesday thurs Day and Friday and Tho races always a distinct feature the fair should be unusually interesting this year. Running horses Are entered the largest number in the history of Tho tar. The Midway is an unusually Largo and attractive one this year Lite at traction its being furnished by the Knickerbocker shows one of the governor Pinchot will spend night Here on state tour highest class carnivals on Tho. Road. In to several Liff Fli class shows including a minstrel show circus Side show silo Rome etc., there is a of curls merry go round whip and other Riding and Joy devices. Wednesday night s program at Tho fair grounds includes a magnificent display of fireworks. A Democrat representative visiting the grounds to tuesday was astounded at Tho magnitude and interesting a Chas. Mcgowan. A member of the Turo of Tho exhibits this despite n Smethport baseball team which is lean Arieti Tural year j boosting the project for of the Large new Stock shed perfect the Sartwell Field on Marvin Street Lin appointments has proved to be for conversion into a athletic held informs s j will solicit for new athletic Field baseball and the Democrat a canvass of leading citizens of an incentive for greater exhibits along that line. The display of blooded horses cattle Claude Heath local taxi Man. Who was playing a round of the country club Golf course near the scene. Walter Daniels of Hilton Avenue a governor Pinchot will spend thei september -8 noon the town reveals much interest in the Swine sheep and poultry is unusually rid Way proposition of supplying Smethport i Large Ami interesting. I Kelso is the tended Hia wound which is Healing of saturday. September 27, in i night. Dubois. A satisfactory manner. A baseball calamity with an athletic Field which is needed local Glass worker. Was picking berries j n prc3enco of a disgusted crowd senior is on an adjacent Hillside and was Smethport Defeated Emporium the court House tracked by the crash. Messers Heath Sanie of com More and Daniels hastened to the scene and Kryst Smethport summoning men from the Irons farm Smethport on his coming automobile september a. A. Brook tour of the state according to a press dispatch from Star risky org. The flow Vilie. Noon Clarion 3 p. M., Tionesta. I talc Sartwell Field be purchased for 350 and it is Felt that this Ain raised by popular sub nigh i Ranklin. I to deliver an address october Meadville p. O clock p. Omi ies in t Jit n Oon. Warren night Duncan scrip Iun and an Effort will he made in direction at once. It is hoped Tate the Tinat in to nearby assisted Motorman Scott re l the was devoid move tiie shockingly maimed Accident i ully of redeeming feature. De gift ims. Or. was lying in a ditch under Tho wreckage while mrs. Who was Riding in. The rear seat was thrown Over the front i and through tin was lying fire downward in the Road Alossi in the track. Mis. visited by governor i pm Portum. Pinchot in the Tirol Sun Emden Days of Octubr 3 x his speakfn1- our on or i to every county. I1. Us Phe of education May exit Littlon of farm and Garden produce fruit Flowers culinary and Needle work. Particularly interesting Are the. Two exhibits of the state of Pennsylvania Hose of the department of forestry and the state game commission both of which were assembled Here this Loci Whu was lid ing in the rear seat was thrown to one Side of the Road Way. The automobile.1 Durant touring car nearly new. Was wrecked beyond All semblance of a motor car int 1s Dewing it one wonders that any of in Ostra tid Cui Sinuc a on Page s. Col 3 Ocil Ber a. M., tails Are so Why enumerate j s thick or. His Secretary said in l night. ing the itinerary fur the fits j 1 i Art of the. Tour. The governor plans 5 meetings to detail the work done in the first october to a. In. Of Iii i1 Tuii Kha m., uti Ine his future plans. Or. Cat hum be . I october Hazelton 1 p meeting will to held atom. Pii Mertun a p. M., la Highton. Maucini clip Ink. October 9 n. A. Doylestown at Haven Lin n to Tomoiu r for showing Rit Tho Rales of the would Supply a Jinro for i Iraj states i lion thru is the of Libit is in charge j crime plot actor l. K. J an athletic to county Oanio protector Carl Tuy t Avn a very i ixe ii of Gnu Tii ill for l a n i j state t a p pot Georgc Pic sont. Diviner daily Talkat ii Ridley s Twenty Ami to this j our town Wii i one. I an tin i Tsi met Hod h of to ripping Vor i Iii fur twin . This 11 s i i y i n a u i e s to he or. A. Informs the Grey Tow uni oct i Hurt is no typhoid on afternoon of lumber Camp fever at tiie i Rittley Noar knee. As widely Roo n. A m., of i local defence Day program Coleville Man is recover ing from terrible Burns Boynton of Coleville whose ear was i wrecked and burned following a collision with an Auto driven by a Man named English of Brar Toworu on the other Side of hew Hill on the High who is state metical examiner Lor county has investigated conditions a. Or. Fridley s Camp Ami found that the press Dis of last week that one Man was Dea i Ami four were ill Froin Typ were . Or. Stramler stated thai a Man who came to or. St Job one Day la St week and was Given work ported the remainder lows september nigh Montrose. Tiik Rary Fol night. Allentown. October 10 5 Honesdale night. Shenn amlo in. I october Dush York night. P. A. Mans j i. . Way several weeks ago. H charged from the Bradford and is now at his Home. I a. Dis i Gaso line tank of the car exploded As the result of the crash and or. Voyn on was horribly burned his Annil Atlin be ing critical for a time. He is now recovering although the sight of one eve the use of one Arm Are impaired As result of his Burns. Stricken with illness during the i Ghl and was to the Ridgway . Where he d de the following a. There Aro no cases of typhoid it in p. Or. Fridley is one or the known Libori of this is Clio ant Nis Camp d a Muirl Uno in i and All oth september a. A. Re noon Towa Ivla night Weisboro. September noon. Coudersport j meeting of the state a. nigh l. Federation i women blinks for in err Jet volunteers fur miliary service which Are being cell Tribu o l by the local committee in of arrinnftiieiit.-, for tiie. Observance nation ii defense for p. Kasson Road Concrete work football squad practice Dennis contractor on the football practice of the san nor Hazelhurst stretch of the High school Quail started list october Coatesville night and Vicinity at the fair . Kast to a narrow i Vernoon is As . The Blanks a Kasson to Smethport it. Highway after week for this year a schedule. Night making a splendid record laying con work outs of Tho athletes Are conducted under he direction of the Crete last week has been held up this r and c. Week by the heavy Rains. However c cho1te some splendid material is Mii Tenient Progress has been Nlc to fur i , Ligi to i Levea. Iii to that the local has a speedy org Uriza a. S. Geary a it Lon and equipment to insure comple subscribe for tha Democrat. Of the Concre e work this fall. Tori establishment. His two. Tho sind being Ami indications j Point to the local Observance of cages con Taining a Beautiful Young Deer a per oct pet which is fed with a nursing saturday Ai the state game Refuge at Norwich near Smethport where trapping operations have been in Progress this summer for the capture i of live male bears for shipment to counties thus freeing this coun 1 of its overabundant Bear Popula Tion. Other exhibits include a Large Beaver of which there Are new Colon Al Neirby Simerville and at Noi continued on Ringo s. Col 4 Dif use Day at the Mckean county Fiir afternoon being most in i be. Harold Peeler Home Harold Peeler baseball catch or. Who been a member of the club of the Ontario Quebec the for 1 riday s Observance Canadian arrived in Smith is is j port the Lactam Nart of last week that meet at the of Ronnels at having fire Sheri its season. The Iyung local Star who to bound to make it the i air a for himself in the baseball Al armament had a great record with Tii Ilc music by the band. J Montreal this season both at Bat and cumin Uei i on Page s. Col. In the Field

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