Reno Gazette-Journal from Reno, Nevada on June 6, 1922 · Page 6
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, 1 WOE SIX RENO EVENING GAZETTE TUESDAY, JUNE 6, 1922 COUNTY CANDIDATE FILE ELECTION S BONES UNCOVERED PETITIONS Iocal political batteries were put in action todayLwhen the first petitions were filed in the county clerk's office by county office seekers. Within an hour this morning: four declarations of intention to becpme'jcandidates were placed on record ohe, of these by the county clerk himself.' All were signed by Incumbents. Robert Nelson, commissioner, was the first to file, i He will be a candidate for the long term: this year. The oth er petitions were presented by Miss Delle B. Boyd, auditor and recorder; D. W. Dunkle, county treasurer, and E. H. Beemer, county clerk. All are candidates for re-election and all are Republicans except Dunkle. The latter, is perhaps the only Democrat in the court house who will seek re-election as such. John Hays, Demociatic ussessor, is not expected to run again. ater petitions were filed by X. D. Summerfield, district attorney, and J. D. Hillhouse, .sheriff, Republicans. Each seeks re-election. nder the enlarged fee schedule as passed at the last session of the legislature, the county treasury is enriched by these petitions to the extent of $240 the fee for county officers having been increased from $25 to $40. Persons seeking election to township and county offices must file their petitions with the county clerk, and those seeking 3tate and district offices must file with the secretary of state. The fees range from $10 for township petitions to $250 for United States senator. , IN DESERT GRAVE The discovery of the bones of three bodies in a shallow grave near the Western Pacific tracks at , Trego, twelve miles east fit Gerlach, in Pershing county, has aroused consideroble interest in that vicinity, and the authorities in Pershing county were no tified today to make an investigation. According to the section, men. who uncovered the grave it is thought the bodies have been buried for more than a year. ' In February 1921 the. authorities from Pershing county were called to Trego to investigate the death of a man, whose - bones were found in a canyon near ; Trego. ,The bones were buried there and Constable Butler of Gerlach is now making on investigation to ascertain if it is the same grave that has been opened. LOVELOCK, June 6. (Special to the Gazette). Word was received here today from Gerlach -to the effect that the bodies of two men and a woman were found near Trego ori the Western Pacific in a shallow grave. District Attorney Murrish has wired for further information. COMMITTEE NAMED FREE JURY CASE TO BE APPEALED N CARAVAN E TO LEAVE HERE An automobile caravan of Reno and Nevada Shriners, bound for San Francisco, will leave the Masonic temple at ten o'clock Saturday morning, according to A. F. Mattern, chairman of the Shrine automobile caravan committee. How many cars will line up for the trip will not be known until jsaiuroay, Dut an-. Aiattern nas requested that all who contemplate going tell him at once at the Sierra garage. . The trip is open to all. The pilot car will be driven, by Frank G. Hood and in the rear Of the, caravan will be a service, car carrying several mechanics who will ' take care of any trouble. It will also .carry gasoline, oil, . tires, tow ropes and other equipment that may be needed. The Placerville road will be in good condition, it is said. All non-resident automobile permits in California will be aranged for in advance. PERSONAL MENTION . ; ' ' ' ' " f ' i ' V ' Thomas Freiberg, of Sparks, underwent an operation for appendicitis in a Reno hosDital last nieht ported to be doing well. John G. Kirchen, general manager of the Tonopah .Extension Mining Company, arrived here .this morning from New York on his way to Tonopah. A. . W. Hesson, state .senator .and prominent business man of Elko, Is here attending the, I. O. 6. F. convention at Sparks. George D. Smith, chairman of the state industrial cimmission, arrived this morning from the Coast and continued to Carson City. Alex Baird, well known resident of Ely, is here on a short business trip. . .E. H. Whitacre, assemblyman from Lyon county, was an arrival here last night. HAS RETURNED Dr. V. V. Poulsen, Optometrist and A copy of the supreme court's decision denying a petition "for a writ of mandate to compel Judge Bartlett of the Washoe district court, to order a jury to sit without fees in the damage suit of Melvin F. Phillips against D. F. Capps and Tom Ginocchio, shows that the high court did not base its action on the merits of the petition, but simply held that the process of mandamus was no the proper remedy. The instrument was received today by J. W. Dignan. counsel for Phillips, who, with P. A. McCarran, prosecuted the writ. After digesting the decision, Dignan announced that he would take the matter back to the supreme court by an appeal from Judge Bartlett's original order denying his application for a free jury. The court then must pass upon the question of whether or not the authorities cited by the plaintiff may be applied to Nevada procedure, and if so, whether Phillips is a pauper in the sense that he is entitled to gratuitous jury service. In passing" on the ques tion in the trial court, Judge Bartlett held that Phillips is not a pauper, the man's own statements having shown that he was capable of earning a fair daily wage. Phillips said, he had no money and was temporarily out of employment. . Capps and Ginocchio, teh defendants in the case, are police officers. Phillips claims ' he was subjected to'-brutal treatment at the hands of the patrolmen when they placed him under arrest several months ago. CLEVER FORGERY ft r -r CAUSES ARREST An asserted forgery so cleverly executed that the victim's own brother, failed, to recognize it as such, resulted in the issuance of a complaint today for Hugh Sheldon, an accountants who was apprehended at Fernley late yesterday at the request of the Reno police. Sheldon formerly was fh the employ of J. C. Tranter, a public accountant, and it was Tranter's name that was forged to a check for $38.50 . and also to a : $10 check. The check for the larger amount, upon which the complaint against Sheldon is based, was presented to George F. Tranter, brother of the man whose name was used, and the brother cashed it. The check also was honored by the bank on which it was drawn. Summer Comfort for Growing Feet To us most important consideration in children's shoes is that they shall guide growing feet aright. We have different lasts for every change that takes olace as the feet develop, and we fit shoes with exceeding care. It's only natural that a store which is so careful on this important point -should also give thought to good quality and moderate prices. . Infants' Soft Soles On sale -I69c pr. Ventilated Oxfords 3ovs'. $2.95 Men's. $3.45 i;;;Barefoot Sandals $1.00 to $2.50 Kick-a-poos Summer Comfort for Boys $3.75 to $4.50 f ?-Russell's Moc. Oxford -For Boys some shoe $4.25-$4.50 BMPBwypjj-: Down-stairs Boys' Service Hose 50c-60c. FOR JULY FOURTH With from one to four representa tives of twenty-one Reno ' organizations present at a meeting last night, plans for celebrating the Fourth of July were discussed and officers elec ted. J D. W. Dunkle was named chairman, Charles S. Knight secretary and R.-Q. Longnecker, treasurer. '. . " A committee on committees, which wiHr meet tomorrow night to appoint all' 'standing, committees, was named ae follows: S. M. Sample, Julius Schwarzschild, C. H. Moore, Joseph H. Hutchinson, Arthur R. Kent, i J. W. Patin, Arthur Todd, D. ' B. Clayton, Frank Campbell, A. G. Fletcher, Mrs. H, J. Thyes, George F. Smith, John C. Durham, T. J. D. Salter, Mrs. Otto Stein-hermer, Mrs. D. L. Gassaway, Mrs. Miary ranzman, Peter Kinney, E. J. Van Zweeden, J. H. Evans, Mrs. M. Bulmer, Mrs. Yates, Mrs. John Bailey, Fred J. Shair, A. J. Caton, Thornton Read, Ralph Wilson, Miss Otta Moyer, Miss Jeanne Elizabeth Weir, Ensign Hall, Mrs. R, D. Eichel-berger. Representatives of other organizations that were not, present at the meeting will b5 named later on this committee. At the meeting tomorrow night definite decision on the kind of celebration will be made and work on it will be started at once. - PROMINENT COAST MEN COM NG HERE E. O. MoCormiek, vice-president of the . Southern Pacific Company; Col, C. A. Simmons, executive secretary of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce, and Col. Sloan of the California Development Board, will come to Reno next Thursday for a short visit, according to word received by the Chamber of Commerce. . They will be the guests of the Lions' Club at noon and will speak at a public smoker at the Chamber of Commerce in the evening. At the smoker several entertainment features, including a concert by the Glee Club, will be on the program. Wilsonian, College Orchestra, Thursday night. L. A. GULLING, Mgr.. Adv. .T6tl ALFALFA HARVEST STARTS IN SOUTH AriiaT harvaorir.A- Ifolf-i Viae started in Southern Nevada and the waim weather of the last few days j has developed the crop in other sec tions to the extent that ' cutting: will be under way within, a week or two. This ; is the substance of reports re ceived today at the Reno station of the United States weather , bureau from- its field observers. . i. According to a report from Beatty In Southern Nye county, the hay .crop is heavy. In the vicinity of Montello in Jiastern Nevada, cutting win Degin in a, few days, the observer . at that ptint states, and plans are being made to begin harvesting at ' points farther west on or about May 20. For-the last week, according to the Winemucca observer, the temperatures there have ranged around eight degrees above normal and crop;s are mataring rapidly. The Humboldt river is falling steadily. Temperatures at Reno also have averaged eight degrees above normal. . . The forecast for tonight and Wednesday Is fair weather for. all .Nevada. Conditions today, are summed . up in the weather bureau's bulletin as follows : "The pressure is high 'in the east and extreme west portions of the country, and low from Arizona to North Dakota. Showers fell at place in Idaho, Mfontana, New Mexico, and the Gulf and Atlantic States. Temperatures have not changed much, except that slightly cooler weather prevails in the Pacific States." DECREES GRANTED Lucile Leucine Gervais from Roland Gervais; Marion C Grasmuck from Frederick. A. Grasmuck; Lillian O'Leary from George W. O'Leary; Laura Benjamin Lewis from LeRoy Clark Lewis; Gertrude Estelle Wheel-ock from Raymond Patterson Wheel-ock; Hazel Dell Davis from Herbert Davis. GRUEN Graduation Happy is the graduate' to whom the years of study have taught one great lesson the . value ' of Time. " "Time," says the eacher of today, "is the essence of scholarship." ' "Time," adds the. waiting world of business, "holds the secrets of success." Give us graduates who have learned to safeguard the minutes. Money is Made of Minutes. In all the world, what gift so , perfect, so appropriate, so acceptable to the young graduate as that faithful guardian of the precious minutes of today. Nowhere will you find a more desirable , selection of standard watches than here. R.HERZ&BRO. 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Mr.' Moore said he would urge upon the court that his clients are entitled to an early trial if their baiT is to remain so high that there is no prob-atility of them executing it, and he yn$11 ask that the grand jury be assembled .within the next few days to pi ss on the case, or that the men be brought to trial on an information. There are five counts against the trio, including the charge of assault and resisting an officer. Young- Bates a'so is accused In a state complaint ot felonious assault. SUITS FILED Edna LaSalle Noonan ys. Guard M. Noonan; Dorothy Mamie Watts vs. Ollie James Watts. ATTENTION 0. E. S. All members and visiting members of Nevada Chapter, No. 13, O. E. S., are asked to be at the Masonic Temple, Wednesday, June 7, at 1:30 to attend the funeral of our departed sister, Marie Jensen. Advt. J6tl. NOTICE TO WOMEN VOTERS In the interest of good citizenship. you are urged to attend the mass ireeting of your precinct and party. Democratic mass meetings will be held Wednesday June 7th, and Republican precinct mass meetings on Thursday, June 8th. Watch daily papers for time ind place. LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS. Advt. .T6t2. When the Graduates Are .Congratulated t . ... -.... . - . , For their efforts in securing the diploma that marks the turning point in their lives, a gift of -'Jewelry will be appreciated and cherished for many years. Our selection of Graduation Gifts was carefully chosen ,or this event and you can be certain to find the appropriate gift for either the girl or the boy graduate.. ' , There are Watches, Pins, Fountain Pens, Pencils, Belt Buckles, etc., for the boy graduate, and Wrist Watches, Diamond Rings, Pearls and Jewelry 'of every description for the girl. Our prices are extremely modest considering the high quality of the jewelry. SCIENTIFIC WATCH REPAIRING m M GINSBURG'S JEWELRY CO. Bf. 133 North Virginia Street. 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Several years ago land around the source of the river was taken up by Colorado peopls and a tunnel driven to carry water zo an irrigation project in Colorado. Water users in Wyoming, further down the Laramie river, contended this diversion prejudiced their rights to the stream and that the diversion in Colora lo was unlawful. The case was submitted to the supreme court after extended litigation and Colorado contended that it had a right to all waters originating in :hat state, regardless of the rights of others on the same stream but in another state. The supreme court decisions enjoined Colorado from taking more than 15,500 second feet of water annually from the Laramie river for the Laj3-mie-Poudre project, and apparently the Colorado contention was not upheld. The case attracted unusual interest among the Western states and the United States reclamation service officials, as similar water problems occur in many places in the West. SUIT ON NOTE Suit was filed in the district court today by R. R. Sischo who seeks to recover $590 alleged to be due on a note from the Allied Land & Live Stock Company, P. Etchecopar and D. Lexalt. The claim was assigned to the plaintiff by Pascual Julian. DR. A. M. BOWMAN, DENTIST, Washoe Bank Bids. Phone 420. Advt. 216t26 MARRIAGE LICENSES WILSON-CARPENTER Lee Wilson, Reno, and Velma Carpenter. Lovelock. BONNEVILLE-NATCHEZ Comanche Bonneville, Reno, and Josie Natchez, Reno. DANCING Tuesday. Fuller's Acadamy. Music College Five. Advt.J6tl. New Instruments Just Received, a new shipment of the latest styles of Grands, Players and Uprights Pianos Also Phonographs and Talking Machines. GET OUR NEW PRICES J. D. MARINER MUSIC HOUSE 124-126 North Virginia . Composite Last Blue her Stylt Of Soft, Long lVearim Glazed Kid Shoes of Worth Like the Word of an - Honest Alan Always Good The Nettleton "Composite" has made walking enjoyable for more men than any other fine shoe. 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