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June 12, 1924

The Bremen Enquirer from Bremen, Indiana · Page 6

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6 THE BREMEN ENQUIRER, THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 1924. R. II. DRAPER. M. D. Physician and Surgeon Office in Listenberger Building' West Plymouth St. Phones: Office, 35; Res, 80, Bremen, NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS NOTES I F R O M Nappanee Advance-News, Bourbon News-Mirror, Culver Citizen, Milford Mail, Argos Reflector. catur, Huntington, North Manchester, Rochester, Argos, Culver and North Judson is assured proving communities support the promises made by their representatives to the national association at Marion, Ohio, to the effect that these towns will co-operate to make the highway a permanent success. There has been something of a hitch in the negotiations for the location of the ladder factory here, which seemed certain last week at this time. It is thought, however, that the matter of uncertainty has been eliminated. In fact Mr. Marshall called our Mr. Eley, Tuesday evening and thus assured him. Mary Ann, daughter of Joseph and Matilda Whaley, was born in Marshall Co., Indiana, July 9, 1842, and departed this life to her reward Tuesday, May 20, 1924, at her home in Walnut, age 81 years, 10 months and 11 days. DR. R. C.DENISON PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON Office in Shonkwiler Bldg. Phones: Office, 81; Residence 21 Bremen, Indiana. JONAS A. MILLER AUCTIONEER NAPPANEE, INDIANA Phone R 15i Call At My Expense G. M. BUCK, Ph. G., M. D. Office in Nusbaum Block North Center St. the local hurler but seemed to only spur him on to extra efforts when it seemed nothing short of super pitching could stave off defeat. The Greens had arranged what turned out to be one of the finest programs staged in this section for some time and the only thing to mar a perfectly grand afternoon for the staunch Bremen fans was the defeat which the Greys dished out in the last stanza. As scheduled our garment factory got into action Monday morning and is rapidly assuming the aspects of a modest manufacturing plant of efficiency and enterprise. The room is large, well ventilated, well lighted and the whole arrangement strikes one as having been conceived not only with an eye to efficiency but with due consideration for the comfort and health of the personnel of the factory. Eleven women and girls are already started in the work and more will be added from time to time as the earlier ones attain a degree of proficiency. Mr. Boyer is highly pleased to find that several of those now helping have had experience that is of great assistance in training the unskilled hands. This will make it possible for him to take on additional help faster than he had expected- , Everybody reads Enquirer want ads. J Phones: Office 38; Res. 25. Bremen r Giant and Warren Powell. John says he is willing to play, but refuses to leave his own dung-hill for the game. John has defeated everything far and near on his own court. Mrs. David Dausinan, aged 70 years, of six miles west and south of Milford, underwent an X-Ray examination at Nappanee, Monday for a broken bone just above the ankle. She was in the barn on the fann, and fell having stepped on an ear of corn. She was found by Cleo Cline of Milford, a produce dealer. The marriage of Miss Harriette DeFries, the oldest daughter of iMr. and Mrs. John J. DeFries of Milford and LeRoy Plaugher of Chicago took place at the home of the bride's parents, Saturday at 4 p. m. The Rev. L. J. Yoder of North 'Manchester performed the ceremony in the presence of 70 guests. Mr .and Mrs. Robert Smith of Granger have been visiting with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Oru for several days. Mr. Smith is xe-covering from erysipelas with which he has been ill for the past three weeks. He has rented his fann and may move back to Milford in the near future. F. J. Kern, has established a bread route out of Milford covering the entire territory west of town and extending within two miles of Nappanee. Mr. Kern has bought a new truck for this purpose. The Memorial address given at the high , school auditorium, Friday morning by Col. Bullock of South Bend, was one of the most appropriate addresses ever given at a service of this kind in Milford. Samuel M. Estep a Milford photographer, aged 60 years, died at his home here, Monday afternoon at 5 oclock of cerebral hemorrhage, following an illness of nearly three months. Guy F. Farrington and family of Nappanee and Harry Good and family of near Syracuse spent Friday evening with Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Harlin. Dra,wings of the nevv proposed township school gymnasium, have been presented by the architect and accepted by the township trustee and advisory board. Miss Hattie Corey left Argos Sun-J ness transacted was the trend of affairs at the called meeting Monday night of those interested in giving or not giving a fall festival this year. There were twelve men of the conn-munty in attendance to carry on the "rag chewing." The commitee which was appointed at the last meeting to investigate the feasibility of putting on a festival without concessions commonly known as gambling devices, failed to show a way that such a plan could be worked out. In fact, it was convincingly brought out that contributions which would be necessary to defray the expenses of entertainment to take the place of said concessions, could not be raised. Every effort is being made by the executive board of the Indiana department of the Harding Highway Association to bring the drive for funds to a close. As soon as this work is completed, the work of marking highway can be begun and that will be thev initial and most important step in the entire undertaking. J. P. Walter has been elected president of the Indiana organization, and he is devoting the major part of his time to bring the plans to a climax. Ten dollars and fifty-five cents more was added to the city treasury Saturday morning when Charles Holmes plead guilty in Judge Voreis' court for speeding. All unnecessary ceremony was eliminated he was caught, summoned to court, paid his fine and ' was released. Marshal Murphy made the capture. Memorial Day was fittingly observed last Friday in Culver. The great majority of the houses in town as well as the business houses were decorated with at least one flag. The cehnetery was also well taken care of and made a beautiful sight with the flowers and flags carefully placed about by loving and respectful hands. Mr. and Mrs. Clark Bogardus have stored their household effects and are on their way via the motor route to Miami Florida which is their main objective. The two have purchased a complete camping outfit and will enjoy life 'in the open for a month and possibly for the entire summer. Pljans are all under way for the regular monthly meeting of the Chamber of Commerce for next Thursday night, June 12th. The Pythian Sisters will serve the banquet and from the looks of the (menu, it will be above par. Ruth Martin has filed a petition with the Circuit Court asking that her divorce from her husband, Am-broif Martin, be annulled. f, o. b, Toledo World's Lowest Price for a Touring Car With Sliding Gear Transmission day with several of the countries of Europe as her eastern objective. She planned to stop a few days with relatives in Penn Yan, N. Y.,- also to visit JVIrs. Eunice Holmes Stephenson and family in New York City. About the middle of June she will join a group of her Columbia College Class mates and friends in a transatlantic voyage. The young ladies plan to spend some time visiting points of interest and attraction in France, Germany and Italy. Unless present plans are modified, Miss Corey will not return home with the party next fall but will remain for a year's university work probably at Oxford, England. A very pretty wedding occurred at the home of Mrs. Nora Wickizer Sunday afternoon at 1.30 when her daughter, Francis, was married to Carl Al-f ord Douglas. The double ring ceremony was performed by Rev. A. E. Bagby in the presence of a few relatives. Those from out of town were Mrs. A. E. Douglas, parents of the Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Douglas, parents of the groom, Mr. and Mrs. I. E. Douglas of Indianapolis, and iMr. and Mrs. D. J. Wickizer and daughter Helen Jean of Monticello. That the Harding Highway through Indiana will be routed by way of De M Joseph Musser, in Nappanee for medical treatment. Reverently and impressively Nappanee citizens turned their thoughts Friday to the observance of JVlemorial day and the honoring of America's war veterans, living and dead. Appropriate services were held at the Auditorium at 10 oclock in the .morning, under the auspices of the Nappanee post of the American legion. Major Geo. B. Norton presided as the officer of the day. Appropriate selections were rendered by the male quartet W. W. Wilson, R. S. Ruck-man, Harold Johnson and Ray Walters. The address of the day was given by Rev. True S. Haddock, pastor of the Methodist church. Robert Steinbach, who is stationed at Hampton Roads, W. Va., is visiting with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Steinbach, while enjoying a furlough before his departure June 15, from the Brooklyn navy yard on the battleship U. S. S. West- Virginia on his "shake down cruise" for a trip around the world, which will require from eighteen months to two years to complete. Robert has just graduated as honor man from the radio school at Hampton Roads. The navy- athletic team which will compete in the Olympic contests in France will sail on this vessel. Rev. W. D. Fisher of Baltic, ' Ohio, hos been secured as temporary pastor of the Church of the Brethren for the slimmer (months. Mr. Fisher, who is a member of the high school faculty of Baltic filled this position very acceptably during the vacation months of last summer. Mr. and Mrs. Fisher have taken up their residence here and Mr. Fisher commenced his new duties on Sunday. Their daughter Miss Ruth, who is a student at North Manchester college, was their guest over Sunday. Nappanee won a fast ball game from the Warsaw specials by a score of 5 to 6 before a crowd of almost 1,-000 people at the East Side park on Friday afternoon. Nappanee was blocked in the first inning and when Warsaw put four runs across the rubber in the second inning the game looked almost lost to Nappanee. Captain daffy's 'men pulled together in the fourth, fifth and sixth innings scoring six times, one more than enough to win. Committees from Akron, Mentone, Etna Green, Elkhart and Nappanee met at the Coppes hotel Monday afternoon about 4 oclock in the interest of the proposed state road from Peru to Elkhart through Nappanee. The preliminary plans are progressing nicely and a (meeting with the State Highway commission will soon be held at Indianapolis. Twenty-three attended the dinner which followed the meeting. The Benevolent association of the employes of Coppes Bros. & Zook held a social and business meeting in the community room, of the Methodist church on Tuesday evening. This was the first social meeting since the organization of the association a few weeks ago and about 140 men, women and children enjoyed the pleasant occasion. Family reunions have been booked for every day of this and next week at the Nappanee Community park and this place is proving a most popular meeting place for gatherings of this kind. ONLY TWO touring cars now are priced under $500. The complete powerful Overland withall-steel body and baked enamel finish speedometer, fourdoorsand24big-caradvantagesnow is ony $115 more than the cheapest car built with starter and demountable rims. Overland also builds the world's lowest priced enclosed car with doors front and rear At only $160 more than the Touring Car. Prices . o. b. Toledo, i Easy terms that will surprise you BOURBON BRIEFS Tuesday afternoon about 3 oclock the auto of Ed. Felter, coming north from Etna Green, reached the comer of the State road No. 2, at the intersection of the Etna Green road at Bloody Corners east of this place, at the same time a Blue Bird Overland, driven by John Miley, of Gary, and vhich was occupied by his father and mother. It. R. Miley and wife, their niece Thelma Dennison and her two children Alma and Claud. As the Mileys neared the corner, poinj? west they slowed down to pass the comer. A wagon had just passed the coiner. Mr. Felter and the Blue Bird were destined to reach the comer at the same time, so Mr. Miley believed, so he stepped on the pas to give his car a fresh start, believing and hoping he could avoid the inevitable collison. His judgment was faulty only about a foot and Mr. Felter's car struck the Overland on the left rear wheel, turned it over once and the west bound car alighted in the fence about the lawn of Andrew and Mrs. Hof fer, who live at the corner. Mr. Felter's car was whirled completely around and headed the other way and narrowly escaped turning over. He was thrown clear of the wheel and the car stopped. Mr. Felter hastened to the car to help the occupants and Mr. Hoffer, arrived while other men from the Harmon Garage, on the comer opposite, also came. Mr. Felter was first to reach them and his first thought was of the children, who, fortunately were unhurt. He and others then turned their attention to the others. The elder Mr. Miley was bruised about the face his wife received a severe shock that caused her to appear unconscious for a little while, and the son, who was the driver sustained a slight fracture of the right shoulder. Mrs. Dennison, who is a niece of the elder Mileys escaped with a shock. She and the children were picked up by others enroute to Gary, and taken on their way, leaving the elder Mr. Miley, wife and son to take train No. 9 from Bourbon, that evening, to their home. Announcements have been received in this place telling of the marriage of Miss Willo Edna Roose, daughter of Andrew and Mrs. Roose, of South Bend, and Mr. Tennis M. Kerschner, of the same place, which took place Sunday, June 1st, at 12.01 a. m. They will be at home at 748 South Michgan st., South Bend at once. Fred Hite, formerly from over north and east of this place, has moved to the dairy farm of Dale Warren, and will run the place this year. The Wlarrens expect to go to California for a prolonged stay. Fred and family will make them splendid tenants. "The Warren farm is not far from Flymouth. Miss Edna Marvel has finished her school work at North Judson, and is at home for a few days, after which she will go to Indiana University for summer school. She will be accompanied by her sister, Miss Mary Jane Marvel, who also will take schooling in that famous institution this sum-v.er. A. E. Penrose, wife and son, of South Bend, were here for Decoration Uv and for a visit with their parents, Joseph and Mrs. Hibbets. Gilbert llibbct?, a son of Joseph and wife, also was here, accompanied by his wife. They live in Mishawaka. Everett Bochtel, son of Walter and Mrs. Bochtel, and Miss Hilda Hickey, of Princess Ann, Maryland, but who is living in Ft. Wayne, were married at the parsonage home of Rev. and Mrs. Pence, north Main street. Dettbrenner & Rottmiller BREMEN, INDIANA DR. S. B. SHONKWILER PAINLESS EXTRACTION with Block Anesthesia or Nitrous Oxid-Oxygen. Dental X-Ray and Oral Surgry Phone 86 Shonkwiler Bldg. W. Plymouth kL ARGOS ITEMS What proved to be the sweetest victory in years happened in the ninth round of the Decoration Day matinee at Bremen when with the score four and two against them, the local aggregation rallied with four markers and sent the home fans of Bremen away with a sure enough dark taste in their mouths. Chas Whiting the local hurling Ace wJio until the present season was connected with the Bremen club for several years got what was real revenge by going the route for the Greys and at no time would of been in trouble had not the umpire at times forgot he was officiating. Times too many to mention the decisions were of the kind which meant trouble to CULVER CLIPPINGS Cofmmencement festivities are looming on the immediate horizon with the functions starting with the first presentation of the play, "Three Wise Fools," on Friday evening. This will be repeated on Saturday evening. As a preliminary, the cadets are taking their final examinations today, tomorrow and Friday. Saturday afternoon will be the athletic day in which the baseball team will meet Loyola Academy and the shell crew will pull against the University of Wisconsin Junior Varsity. On Sunday morning the big annual review in which the entire faculty and visiting parents join will be held at nine-thirty. The sermon to the graduates will again be preached by Dr. J. G. McCIure, President of McCormick Theological Seminary, . who has had charge of this service for more than twenty years. Sunday evening will see another garrison parade and the band will discourse music on the mess hall plaza at eight oclock. Monday morning will be devoted to Military exhibitions and athletic contests including boxing and swimming. As Monday is to be alumni day, the Culver Legion will figure prominently in all the ceremonies as well as holding their own sessions. At the evening garrison review they will decorate the gold star flag in a ceremony of their own. At this formation the commissions and certificates to the graduates in the R. O. T. C. courses will be presented by Major General John L. 1 lines, Deputy Chief of Staff of the United State Army. There will be an ituormal hop that evening. There will be further military exercises on Tuesday morning including the .mounted exercises by the Troop. Another crab session in which much talking was done and no busi Good Land is the Cheapest Thing You Can Buy Today, and the Safest Investment MHY NOT BUY A FARM WORTH WHILE ? PENCIL C0tTNY PHILADELPHIA U.S. A. r I have a good 160 acre farm, 3 miles from Bremen, on main traveled gravel road, near school house. It could be made into a fine dairy farm. All crops grow big on the place. About 25 acres of mint ground, balance good for diversified farming. A pleasant home place with nine room house, large bank barn, silo, windmill and outbuildings. Good fences, well drained and all in good repair. Terms will be made to the right man. Here is a real chance for some young farmer to get a start Now is the time to buy, while the price is low. See or write BREMEN MEAT MARKET Wm. E. Walter, Proprietor MILFORD NOTES The funeral service for Mrs. Ezra Shock, of near Syracuse, who died Thursday morning at the Elkhart hospital, as one of the nurses was bathing her, was held Sunday afternoon a t North Webster. Mrs. Shock had undergone an operation for appendicitis and was getting along nicely, and had expected to return to her home on Saturday. The deceased was a daughter of Mr. and iMrs. Marion Miller and a sister of Mrs. Guy Fisher and Earl Miller of near Milford. Rev. and Mrs. J. W. Brower and family attended a "paintng bee" at Shipshewana Lake on Tuesday, at which time a number of male members of the Brethren church assembled to do painting on the "Brethren's Retreat," a large tabernacle erected at that lake where religious meetings of various kinds will be held. A large dormitory for girls has been erected there, large enough to accomodate about 40 girls at one time. The day was pleasantly spent by all who attended. , John Ruple, who claims to be the horseshoe champion of Leesburg, has leen challenged for a game by the West End Club headed by Ott NAPPANEE NEWS Herman R. Holderman met with a serious accident on Wednesday evening of last week , about two miles southwest of the Millwood telephone exchange when he was run over by an automobile. An x-ray of his injuries showed two of his ribs broken from the spine and his back severely injured. With Mrs. Holderman and their two children he had driven to the place of accident to where his brother-in-law, George Banner had autoed to moet Mr. Holderman and family to accompany them to a shower for Mr. and Mrs. Carl Danner, r.ewly weds, which was held at the hwne of Henry Wadkins. Mr. Holderman was in the yard looking for a place to hitch his horse and was just leaving to get his horse when Lowell Walker a neighbor came from the north and not believing he could pass lictween two vehicles on either side of the road, turned into the yard and did not see Mr. HoMennan in time to stop. Mr. Holderman has been moved to the home of his father-in-law, A Sanitary, Up-To-Date Shop where you can get the very best quality of FRESn and CURED MEATS at all times. Wholesome roasts, juicy steaks, tender young poultry, cold meats for the hot dayseverything in our line is here for you. John F. 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