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Fairmount, Indiana
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Thursday, April 13, 1922
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THE FAIRMOUNT NEWS lite Fairniount News Published on Mondays and Thursdays A . S. ROBERT, Editor and Publisher. Minnie MeLucas Roberts. Associate. TWENTY YEARS AGO TODAY EVENTS AND HAPPENINGS IN FAIRMOUNT A DECADE AGO AS TOLD BY THE FAIRMOUNT NEWS, AND GLEANED FROM THE FILES OF THE PAPER FOR PRESENT DAY REMINISCENT READERS. I Earl E. (Toby) Em goer Republican For AUDITOR OF GRANT CO. Postmaster Overman is arranging to remodel the arrangement of the ' boxes at the postoffice, extending them ' farther to the front, and will also make other improvements for the benefit of patrons and more conveni-ence in transacting business. ! This week the dynamos for the ! electric light and power plant are being placed in position at the power station. It is expected that the plant will be ready to run and furnish light by the latter part of the week. Last Saturday Clyson Seekins, a ! young1 son of Rev. W. J. Seekins, spilt ! coal oil over his clothing and it taking fire, burned him painfully. Mrs. Dan Baldwin ran to him and succeeded in smothering out the flames. ! WHAT Bugher is the Present Deputy Auditor of Grant County and has held this position for the past four years, serving under Mort McRae and Austin D. Hunt. MORE PROOF OF HIS ABILITY DO YOU NEED ? Political Announcements Mrs. James Lively, living on South Sycamore street, died at 6:30 Friday morning. The funeral services were ' held Sunday afternoon at 1 o'clock at the Friends church, conducted by the Rev. D. W. Evans of Jonesboro. The venerable James Scott is able to be out occasionally after being housed up during the winter. William Bartholomew, been sick all winter, was able to come down to Dr. Henley's office Monday. Misses Isabelle and Mary Tribey of Hoopston, 111., arrived Friday to attend the funeral of their aunt Mrs. Lively. Georgia Stivers visited Marie Lot-t ridge at Alexandria Sunday. Bert Smith is able to be out after a several weeks' confinement at home. His leg was successfully operated upon for diseased bone. Mrs. Emery Carpenter is sick list. on the James Whitaker of Van Buren was in town a short time Saturday. Mrs. Roy Shernon of Marion visited her parents, George Crabb and wife, Saturday. Rev. W. J. Seekins left Saturday morning for Laketon to be absent several days. Miss Gertrude seriously ill. Winslow is quite A young son of Ike Milligan is quite sick. County assessor Coomler was here last Friday making a visit to the different factories. The Summitville brass band was in town last Friday night celebrating the nomination of S,amuel Warner of that city for joint senator from the counties of Madison, Boone, Hamilton and Montgomery. Claude Waltz, cometist and L. B. Moore, bass, of Summitville, Palmer Ice, f.ute, and Edward Marcus, trombone, assisted in the choir at the tabernacle Sunday evening which was a great help. Kiwanis Wishes Luck To Morphet (Continued from Page One) his cornet solo, but gave the trick away when he failed to start his en- chore in time with Miss Llora Brown, j who, behind the screen, really made the mu-io It was cleverlv done and ' , . . 111c ayiavxrr: j;ncn mill with becoming modesty. The speak- er of the evening, was Prof. Albert R. ! j Hall, of Marion, county superintend- ! jent of public schools, Mr. Hall spoke : of the community spirit, and what it; J. B. McDonald of Lovilla, la., was subject to the decision of the town Sunday for a few hours and lican Primary election to be held on Office: Main 265 Res., Main 107 TELEPHONES SUBSCRIPTION RATES. (Within Indiana.) One year $1.50 Six months 90 (Outside Indiana.) One rear $2.00 Six months 1.25 All subscriptions payable strictly in advance; paper discountinued at expiration of subscription time unless renewal is received prior to expiration date. Entered as second-class matter at the postoffiee at Fairmount, Ind., under the Act of Congress of March 8, 1879. Seven Schools In Track Meet (Continued from Pace One) damage the track or make it "unfit for the meet Saturday, it is said. The Domestic Science class of Fair-mount Academy will serve lunch after the meet, in the domestic science room, as they did last year at the event. The locker rooms in the gym of the Academy are being made ready, the track is being marked and prepared and the townspeople of Fair-mount are preparing a royal welcome for the schools of the county Saturday. The Declamatory contest, which is held annually in connection with the track and field meet, will start at 7:30 and will be held at the Fairmount high school gymnasium auditorium, both boys and girls from several of the Grant county high schools will participate in this contest and two winners, a bey and girl, will be selected by the judges. It is thought that six high schools will have representatives in the declamation contest. Marion will not be represented in this contest. The progrom for the evening will fc-e as follows: "National Honor," Brooks Fair-mount IT. S. Orchestra. "Washington Post," Sousa F. H. S. Orchestra. Invocation. "Spring Song,," Mendelloshn F. H. S. Orchestra. Gas City girl. Van Buren girl. Jonesboro boy. "The Thunderer," Sousa F. H. S. Orchestra. : Fairmount H. S "Within the Law." . .Van Buren boy. Jonesboro girl. "Remcnbe ranees of WaMtuefcl, Sa red y F. II. S. Orchestra. Swetser- Frank Williamson, rtA Gentle Conspiracy." - Fairmount Academy Ruth Covalt, "Jimmie Brown's Steam Chair." Fairmount H. S. Greg-ory Dale, "Mrs. Casey at the Euchre Party." "SoundoS," S.ousa F. II. S. Orchestra. Fairmount Academy Clyde Prine, "The Deacon's Drive." Gas City girl. Sweeiser girl. "Opera Gems," Selected F. H. S. Orchestra. "Falling Leaves," Saredy F. H. S. Orchestra. Decision of the Judges. HELEN DICKS CLASS ENTERTAINED AT PARSONAGE Helen Dicks' Sunday school class of the Friends church was entertained Tuesday evening at the parsonage home of Rev. S. Adelbert Wood and wife and the following program was rendered : Devotional and prayer by the pastor. Questions were given from the Bible and answered as in the old school days, by holding up the hands. Dora Guther read an interesting, missionary letter. Reading, Mrs. Ed Hollingsworth. Reading, Mrs. Clint Winslow. Reading, Mrs, John Dare. Refreshments consisting of ice cream and cake were served. INTERESTING ACTIVITIES IN BAPTIST CHURCH. Mr. and Mrs, Lewis Egdorf entertained at Sunday dinner Mr. Webster and Miss Gause of Anderson. Mr. Webster filled the pulpit of the Baptist church Sunday morning and grave a splendid talk, nc is president "of the Harmony Association B. Y. P. U. and he urged the young folks of the church to attend the Baptist Young Folk- -ti'Iy which will be held in Nob-lesvi" - May 5. Rev. Roland gave a rl.-T. Jid stercoptican lecture at the evening: service, showing some local pictures. An illustrated song, "Tell Mother ni Be There, was also a feature much appreciated at the eve-rang service. uzanneBarruettJmeaRt to a tcwn and how Kiwanis; fosters and nourishes the community j spirit. Frof. Hall is a most entertam- ir.g speaker, and his remarks were punctured with just enough good humor to drive home more solidly the ! strong points made. Following Prof. Hall, Chairman Goodacre turned the program over to President Holliday, who, in explain ing that the meeting and dinner was in the nature of a farewell to Prof. ' t VOTE FOR St l 2 I JUDGE SAMUEL E. COOK OF HUNTINGTON CANDIDATE FOR CONGRESSMAN for the Eleventh District on the Democratic ticket at the primary "election to be held May 2, 1922 S5 SPRING Clean-up Time Dry Cleaning by our Competent Cleaners will make your clothing bright as new and cause them to give you much longer service. We have one of the best equipped plants in the state which has passed a rigid state inspection. SEND US. YOUR SPRING DRY CLEANING Watch For The White Truck. The Brown Laundry And Dry Cleaning" Co. L. A. McNEIL, Agent. Eyes Tested, Glasses Fitted by State Registered OPTOMETRISTS Dr. C. C. FARIS and Dr. EMIL FARIS Exclusively Optical t South Side Square Marion PATRONIZE HOME MERCHANTS. READ THE CLASSIFIED COLUMNS nap .- m district on the Republican ticket, subject to the primary election of May 2nd. Second District. James E. Devore. of Sims township, authorizes the announcement of his nanu as a candidate for Commissioner from the second district, subject to the decision of the Republican Primary election to be held May 2, 1922. FOR COUNTY ASSESSOR W. P. VanArsdall authorizes th-announcement of his name as a can didate for the nomination for County Clerk, subject to the decision of the Democratic primary election to be held May 2, 1922. FOR TRUSTEE Clyde E. Helms authorizes the announcement of his name as candidate for nomination for trustee of Fair-mount township subject to the decision of the Republican primary election to be held May 2. 1922. Orville Wells authorizes the announcement of his name as a candidate for renomination for Trustee of Fairmount township subject to the decision of the Repunlican primary election to be held May 2, 1922. Joseph A. Holloway authorizes the announcement of his name as a candidate for Trustee of Fairmount township, subject to the decision of the voters at the Republican Primary election to be held May 2, 1922. E. B. COUCH DENTIST Rooms over Hahne Drug Store Office hours: 8 to 11:30 a. m., 1 to 5 McDonald's ODORLESS BEEF SCRAPS Recommended by Purdue University. For sale exclusively at Kelly's Feed Store Phone 275 TATEMKNT OF THR OWNKRSHIP. MAX-AGKV1KXT. CIK'UI.AT10N. KTt. KK-Ol'IRKn MY THK ACT OK XX-UKKSSOF Al'lilT 84. UM2. Of The Fairmount News, publish1! semi-weekly at Fairmount, Indiana, tor April 1. UMi. State of Indiana. '. Countv of Grant ' ss" Hefore me. aNotary Public in and for the state and county aforesaid, personally appeared A. S. Roberts, who. having been duly sworn aocordingto law. deposes and sars that he is the publisher of the Fairmount News and that the following is. to the best of his knowledge and belief, a true statement of the ownership, management, etc.. of the aforesaid publication for date shown in the i bove caption, required by the Act of August 24. 1912. embodied in section 443. Postal Laws and Regulations, printed on th. reverve side of this form, to wit : I. That the names and addresses of the pub- ''T. ma"'n llt"-- "Dd Publisher. A. s. Roberts. Fairmount. ind. i--.v... a. . Koberts, Fairmount. Ind. Managing Kditor. None. Business Mauager, A. S. Roberts. 2. That, the owners are: Give and addresses of individual owners, or if a corporation, give its name and the names and addresses of stockholders owning or holding I per cent or more of the total amount of stock. A. S Roberts. Fairmount. Ind. a. That the known bondholders, mortgagees and other security holders owning or holding I per rent or more of total amount of bonds, mortgages, or other securities are: Edgar M. Baldwin. Fairmount. Ind. 4. That the two paragraphs next above, giving the names of the owners, stockholders, and security holders, if any. ccntain not only the list of stockholders and security holders as they appear upon the liooks of the company but also, in cases where the stockholder or security holder appears upon the books of the company as trustee or tn any othef fiduciary relation, the name of the person or corporation for whom such trustee is acting, is given. Also thai Raid two paragraphs contain statements embracing affiant's full knowledge and belief as to the circumstances and conditions under which stockholders and security holders who do not appear upon the books of the eompnny as trustees, hold stock and securities in a capacity other than that of a bona Hde owner, and that this atliant has no reason to believe that any other person, association, or corporation has any interest direct or indirect in the stock, bonds, or other securities than as so stated by him. A. S. ROBERTS, Publisher. Swor to and sutfribed before me this IS h Of A; rit. 1W. W. D. tiONO, Notary Public. VI Aim. . W. 1A nuwrj ruonr My commission expires septru-5 j , ts FOR CONGRESS Samuel E. Cooks, of Huntinsrton Congressman in the eleventh district at the election two years ago, is a candidate for re-nomination, and asks your support at the primary May 2, 1922. Milton Kraus authorizes the announcement of his name as a candidate for the nomination for congress from the Eleventh Indiana district AUaJ - l FOR STATE SENATOR Alfred Hogston authorizes the announcement of his name as a candi- date for the nomination for state sen- ciivi iiiNii vxitiin n'uiu in nit; inuiana General Assembly, subject to the de-I cision of the Republican primary election to be held on May 2, 1922. FOR COUNTY CLERK Lafe H. Ribble, of Fairmount, authorizes the annnimipmont rf Viic for Count v CWL- uV,iv.f cision of the Republican primary elee t,cn to he held on May 2, 1922. Samuel A. Connelly authorizes the arnctiiKtment of his na'ne as a c.m-! didate for nomination for Countv Clerk, subject to the decision of thr Republican primary election to be hel on May 2, 1922. FOR SHERIFF Frank C. Tukey, who has served several years as deputy sheriff, and who has seen active service in the U. S. Army, as well as law enforcement work for both the state and federal government, authorizes the announcement of his name as a candidate for nomination for sheriff of Grant coun-! ty, subject to the decision of the Re-' publican primary election to be held Jacob C. Campbell authorizes the announcement of his name as a can didate for the nomination for sheriff, primary election to be held on May 2, 1922. rrk0 , 01 the announcement of his name as a candidate for nomination for County Auditor subject to the decision of the Republican Primary election held on May 2, 1922. David E. Harris authorizes the announcement of his name as a candidate for the nomination for County Auditor subject to the decision of the Republican primary election to be ne'd on a3 2 1922. Frank Simmons, Jr., authorizes the announcement Of niS name as a Can- didate for County Auditor, subject to! the decision of the Republican voters f at the primary election to be held on' May 2. FOR SURVEYOR Frank W. Whte, of Fairmount, au- thorizes the announcement of his nane as a Republican candidate for County Surveyor, Grant county, In- Idiana, subject to the decision of the Republican primary election of May 2, 1922, Lloyd H. Kemmer authorizes the announcement of his name as a can-diate for County Surveyor, subject to ti J r m. l i li: : mary election to be held May 2. 1922, - . , dacy for commissioner of the first j took dinner with his father and sister. SUNDAY SERVICES WESLEYAN CHURCH Sunday school, 9:30 a. m. Preaching, 10:30 a. m. Preaching by T. J. Pierce, 7:30 p. m. ; Mid-week prayer meeting, Wednesday ; 7:30 p. m iiit? monmijr ser ice win involve the vital theme of ur Load's Resur- rection. All are welcomed to join us jn worsjp J. J. COLEMAN, Pastor. FRIENDS CHURCH Bible school, 9:15. Meeting for worship, 10:30. Subject of sermon, "Knowing the Power rf Cbrist' PucnrKwtinn " Evening service, 7:00. Junior Mission Band, 3 o'clock. Intermediate C. E., 1 o'clock. Senior C. E., 6 o'clock. BAPTIST CHURCH Sunday-school, 9:30 a. m. Morning Service, 10:45 a. m. B. Y. P. U., 6:30 p. m. Evening service, 7:30. There will be a short Easter program, after M. E, CHURCH Next Sunday the new preacher, League, 6:30. Evening sermon at 7:30. Rev. Jones deserves the confidence and support of the church and community. CHRISTIAN CHURCH The Christian church will observe a sunrise prayer meeting Easter j mnrninir 4 nr-il 1ft fVmo ' T - - - V'l 11V. V VA fc, IT t 1 1 J a bdy and worship with us. Don't' forget. CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH Sunday school, 9:30 a. m. Evening service, 7:30 p. m. Easter will be observed at the eve- nmg service with special music by the choir and a sermon appropriate to the . elcome. MARTIN LEE GRANT, Pastor. HIGH WINDS CAUSE MUCH DAMAGE. Following reports of storms in dif ferent parts of the country, the high . t j ! J I j j I ' 1 ! , ' j j .Morpnet paia a most fitting and elo-;wmcti Kev. wiiuams, who was recent- subject to the decision of the Repub-quent tribute to the worth of his fel- bT called to the pulpit of the Baptist lican primary election to be held on low Kiwanian. President Holliday church, will deliver a sermon. May 2, 1922. then stated that the attendance prize : Prayer meeting Wednesday night for the evening, would be awarded, the Jt 7:30. john W Pittenger, of Center town-winner to be named by drawing at- ' I- McKinley, Chairman Pulpit ship, authorizes the announcement of tendance slips, selected the sixth name ' Committee. nis name as a candidate for the nom-Ar.rm i, t-, . I ination for Countv Assessor, subject drawn to be the winner. This m some : .u- 1 a. n' mysterious manner proved to be Prof. 1 ed with the prize by Secretary Lewis, j Rev. David S. Jones, will be present ) w rndTrorrrus"1,y ,aifr bth.mrni - box, and Mr. Morphet was requested the morning, there will be an Easter to take it to the stand on the platform j program following the Sunday school " and open it. The box proved to con-'Junior League at 2-30 Enwwrth tain a very good looking hen, dressed :n nroons, oonnet ana carrying a small basket under her wing Dr. Holliday informed Mr. Morphet that the Kiwanians thought that he should not undertake such a long journey as is before him without at least "one chicken -with him, and Kiwanis undertook to furnish the "chicken. Examining the contents of the small basket Mr. Morphet found a handsome safety razor, presented by Secretary Lewis. Mr. Morphet responded in fitting words to the grft and the many expressions of good will extended to him during the evening. The ladies prize for the evening was then awarded by "Popular ballot," and was won by Mrs, Victor Selby, being a handsome alumnium cooking piece presented by Hale Dale, In addition to the "chicken and safety razor Mr. Morphet was presented with a large bag containing steamer letters one from each Kiwanian with instructions that they were not to be read until well (out at sea. The evening! was one of the most enjoyable of the many such events given by the Kiwanians. -. . -1 , . . Tanlac Vegetable Pills are sold on a positive guarantee to give perfect satisfaction. Try them tonight and you will be delighted to find the results you hare obtained. H. W. Hahne, winds reached southern Grant county j Tuesday. These were accompanied! FOR COMMISSIONER by heavy rains and much damage is ! First D,st"t reported. Telephone poles were laid ' .fam" Stricter of Richland town-. , , , ship. Grant county, announces his low and trees were blown down. In name for commissioner from the quite a good many instances travel First District, subject to the Republi- was checked by the debris blocking can primary May 2nd. the public highways. E. P. Linville! T ' Z7T . . lV . V , - , . Leslie Mills of Pleasant Township, and other local mail carriers had some n. ,nnnnn, vj, -.Y- . . . . , . difficulties m making tneir routes,

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