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T *< i; A Mr* HuH - in brins: th Si'-TSirisr, srrlvinst nn s R nmer irn»:>. unrt th»* bonr fn to Hi'- Tromh HmlFT!n!Umr ?or<!. A;rrsnEfm*"nt«; for tb«* fi have not ly-rn rnrnpirfri-! }int "TvU'-^S will p"nhp.h!y NT. }-,pUJ on Mondav. wn?) in' r ;rri r n' in Hlvrr- t: !d«~ cemetery, by the s'(l«» of his wife, Mrs. Mary Obfndotf Smith, ? hrs pa.w>1 n^ny R yrar PRO In .July. Mr. Smith v:nf 82 vesrs of ner nn the firft of )s*t Ffhr.mry »nrt bad enioypfl comparatively grxx! health for hi--, years until recently. HP spent five iv-cks in Juno with relative in Btrrlin;: and Ho-~!c Fall*. Born in Or-rmnny, hr wns only four yonrs of ncr wlirn hi* 1 , parents <?amr to America on n satllnp ve.wl, r-pfndlnti !>fi <!n<. p nn the ocran r?t- rout*\ during which time onf of his brothers dirtl nnd vn"; buried nt iva. Most of hi-; early Hfc wns lived In (hirs community, he having larmrd for many .roars near I>y>r Grove nnd Inter tit, tlic "Bend," west of Sterling. He moved to Missour about 25 years ago. Surviving members of the famllj ore his daughter, Mrs. Rutt, find i.wo sons, Edward Smith of Csrroll- lon, Mo., and Floyd Smith of Norwich, Kan., eight grandchildren, one jrreat-gramkhiid, five sisters, Mrs Barbara Ramsdcll of Broadv,-fty Bterling. Mrs. A. Mulford and Mrs. Benjamin Aument of Rock Falls Mrs. Willinm Mulford atni Mrs. Lilly Colemnn of ChicnRo. nnd one brother. Fred Smith of Rock Falls His oldest brother, Chris Smith, was a member of the G. A. R. and passed away two years ago at his home In Oshkoxh, Wis. Many eJd fr$«nd.«; of Mr. Smith In this community will be grieved to hear.of his passirif? and will extend sympathy to the family. f *^f Vr*n i l f j e'^ f fth rl> pir i, n !*• Tr"»r- >• },"-<"t 'h'f^ieb } >~ ^j-jr^nr *^ ? '3* -~in-**'nif i' - i rtSss>~ v V• u r'-*f",r *•) fn ^ p rp 1 ^'*' T-(G^j ptprfl" Pn> rj-* (4-ji|-jJ-.» il 4M fQiyplMv ;i .-.|f school i'.':T ssn' n]ip'.<i pl<j - ?yfl tftlWn" to h'T hi)«hsnfJ life" h n !win'f got. nn hi« "riffti work." —ClRtidc Ccllan CTflptafm Mfo :t R 0 or Tli*> Ron? Falls W, C. T. T1, fc*-«-ars * n*-^ ywsr trHb *.n QTP&I IMP Df 0Ififty!nil Dl Kennard BCSBC Proves To Be Best "Scribe" Among 60 Boys On Bus Trip WHITESIDE COUPLE MARRIED OCT. 1 IN BRADENTON, FLA. A marriage of interest to Sterling people is that of Miss Margaret Stagg, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thgmas Stagg of Thomson, to Paul Heusinkveld, son of Dr. and Mrs. H. J. Heusinkveld. Br.. of Fulton, which was solemnized Monday afternoon at five o'clock at the home of Rev. George F. White in Bradenton. Fla. The wedding took place'on the lawn of the home, with a background of palms, ferns and flowers. Rev. Mr. White, pastor of the First Presbyterian church, pronounced the nuptial vows, using the Impressive ring ceremony. The only attendants at the wedding were Mr. and Mrs. C. W. York . find.Mr. and Mrs^£red-W. Gates of Bradfinton. At 5:30 o'clock the wedding party went to the "Happy Hollow" tea room, where dinner was served to them. That evening the bride and groom were complimented by Mr. and Mrs. Fred W. Gates, who gave an informal reception for them at the Elks club in Bradenton. Mrs. Heusinkveld was formerly a resident of Sterling, and was graduated from the Sterling township high school in the class of *24. The couple will be at home at 513 Fifth street, Manatee, Fla., during the winter months. GALEN MORTON DIES AT BEAEDSTOWN—TO BE BURIED IN DIXON Galen Morton, postmaster of Beardttown. and former resident of Sterling, passed away suddenly at his home in Beardstown Friday morning. The body will be brought to Sterling on an afternoon train today, accompanied by the widow, and will be taken overland to Dixon. where funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the home of relatives at 806 East Third street. Mr. Morton was an uncle of Ralph .Morton and Mrs. B. J. Dressier of Sterling, who will attend the fune- rmLserYlees, He livei in this city during Ilia youth and for a time was in the ministry of the United Brethren church. Later he engaged in the newspaper business at Beardstown. Attend Clinical Congress MiiS Edith Litwiller. superintendent of the Sterling Public hospital, and Miss Esther Tschantz, as- Msiant, leu this morning for Boston, Mass., where they will uttend the rlink-al cont;re;,s to be held in Boston, all next week. A remarkably line program lias been ar- sanged for this meeting and will include k-cturtrs by the niost noted persons in tins country along thi-* l;ne. MYSTICS ATTENTION Installation postponed until fur- 'her notice. A L. Htckman, Cor.— &d\. WHITE . IS to 20 yards. 3* Inches wide, lOc roll. The Daily Gaaelte.—adv. Mr., .and Ut&. C. H. Alberts »f Oten EM«yr, KSJJ., are expected to arrive hat on R Eatmday morning train lor a visit of two wtN&s with Mr. Mrs. Ftftuk laudis and other Dr. Wm.J. M&urita the Kennard Rcrw of (loop PO, Boy Scouts, has txvn notified thnt he is the winner of the prize took the bus trip through the east last summer. The subject, of the essays was n description of the bus trip tiiken by some 60 Kcsouts from t IIP Blnck HRW Jc urea through the historic nnd scenic east, and Krnnard's highly interesting letters written to The Pally Onzettr during his trip Irnve no douot in the minds of readers of this paper as to his ability to win the essay contest. His selection as scribe of troop 90 Is obviously one for which he is peculiarly fitted, and the members of his troop, other Boy Scouts and the general public of Sterling-Rock Falls rejoice wltn him in the honor he has won. There were 25 essays submitted j lllclr by the boys who took the trip. ™ ROCK FALLS W.F.M.S. ... INSTALL OFFICERS AND HAVE PROGRAM The Forrlen Missionary >wle1r of UK; Rrjck Fall-, Methodist church, met for its first meeting in the n"w yrar Friday afternoon, -with Mr?. Harriett Hnrdy at the home of her daughter. Mrs. Harry Bas*ett. After the president. Mrs. Fred Humphrey, hnd rnllrd ths members to ordrr and repeated the missionary creed, the society joined In singing "Jrsus Calls UP." Mrs. John Rhyne conducted the devolionnlR, choosing her topic, from "The Master Builder." The regular business period followed, preceding a most Impressive service, the installation of the nftw officers, in charge of Mrs. E. M. Coe. An Imprised alf.ar had bwn arranged, on which stood three light blue amdlcs find three dark blue cnnillfK, representing the colors of the society, n white candle depicting the light of the world, and the open Bible. Each Officer stood before the nltar during her part,'In the installation, and as she accepted the duty of her office, the officer lighted her candle for the light of the world. When all had been In- ntalled, Mrs. W. H. Kelscy sang very beautifully, "We've a Story to Tell." The program closed with prayer, after all the officers hud received »f th* h«m* of Mrs. Anna. Wright Wfilch W»«. RttfTMfod faj 12 fjfSjfrtsTii; and two vMtnra. M»ch b»«in*ws of Important* WM taken up nn<J np- Jo » to e*rn? on hn work the nsmt 13 months. Th* program committee Kennard sent pictures to illustrate his essay, as did others. Thc essay submitted by Scout Leslie Watt of Mt. Morris was awarded second place and that of Scout Stanley Grimm of Galena third place. The papers will be sent to Mr. Putnam of the Putnam publishing house and there is a possibility that they will be published in book form. Whether this glory ever comes to the three successful essay contestants or not, they will be rewarded by being the only Boy Scouts who will be invited to attend the banquet and annual meeting of scout executives which will be held Tuesday evening, Oct. IS, at the Nelson hotel in Rockford. which will IMS the occasion for the first appearance of the "Greater Rockford" ocean fliers. Hassell and Cramer, la their hcme town after their return from Europe. MOTORBIKE RUNS INTO AUTOMOBILE This afternoon a collision occurred at a street intersection between a car driven by Miss Julia Callahan of Tampico, and a motorcycle ridden by Bert Riser. The motorcycle struck the car on the left side by the driver's seat. The motorcycle W6S uol badly damaged and Riser escaped with a small cuton his hand. The side of the car was bent in end also the running board which is of steel, was bent out of shape. Autos In Collision A Cadillac, driven by Harry Harshman. collided with another car Thursday night just east of the city. The impact _drove the otlier car off the highway doing considerable damage. No one was reported injured. ...aoof LITTLE LOCALS Telephone No. 4^—Two trunk lines. O. E. 8. Thimble Club picnic luncheon Monday, Oct. 8. Sewing and cards.—edv. Joe Enright has been admitted to the sterling public hospital. MLss Ruth Metzger underwent an operation at the Sterling public hoa-- pital this morning. Mr. and Mrs. George Neiraan and daughter, Miss Hazel Neiman, left Friday for a week's visit in Madison and at the Dells of the Wisconsin Miss Hazel Neiman attended the soclety voted to &end Dorothy Jones, the missionary from the Joliet-Dlxon missionary district, a Christmas present of $5. Mrs. Fred Humphrey was appointed delegate to the Jollet-Dixon convention to be held In DeKalb Tuesday and Wednesday, October 0 and 10. The study was presented very Interestingly by Mrs. Omer Karr. on the first chapter in the new study book, "Friend of Africa." Another solo, "Step by Step." sung by Mrs. Kelscy. followed. New captains were appointed for the mystery box this year, Mrs. E. M, Coe captain of the dark blues and Miss Lillian Wetsell captain of the light blues. Refreshments of sandwiches, lady fingers, sunshine and angelfood cake, tea and candy were served by Mrs. Hardy and Mrs. Bassett. The favors were tiny black candy colored dolls, which suggested the mission- study on Africa up by the society; being taken GOOD REPORTS AT ANNUAL MEETING OF CHRISTIAN CHURCH Notre Dame-Wisconsin game today at Madison. football Mrs. Frank Hersh has returned ram Chicago, where she visited the mt week with friends. Mrs. Frank Swan&on and daughter Jean of New Bedford are visiting at the A. F. Akerberg home in Rock Falls. St. John's Lutheran annual chicken pie dinner and bazaar, Dec. 6th. —adv. Melvm. Jr.. son of Mr. and Mrs. Melvm Murphy of Dixon, former lo- al residents, has been taken u> Rochester, Minn., lor treatment. He tas been quite ill for the past month and submitted to two transfu&ions of blood at & Dixon hospital, but ailed to t>how any marked improvement Charles Sprinkle, Jainca Brlggs uid Earl Gregorious were &iaoug those who wtut from here to Mttdi- to see the D*tue gauie Saturday Gtea Lancaster of PropheUiown Underwent a minor operation this morning at the Sterling public hospital. JOHN M, STAGER Attorney At (Law fr'AKSi A Mi Cl'iV LOANS NaUuatU The annual meeting of the First Christian church was held Thursday evening at the church. Owing to the severe storm the crowd was small but the meeting was very interesting. Reports were made from the various departments of the church and Sunday school, showing that the past year was one of growtl in every, department. The total budget for the year exceeded $7000 and the church starts the new year with all debts paid and the finances in good shape. The following officers were elected: Trustee. Harvey Carpenter; elder, John Baker; deacons. H. J. Detweiler, E. H. Eshleman. Arthur Lan- dls, H. E. Taylor, George Stone, Bart Shumaker; deaconesses, Mrs. Harrj Myers, Mrs. E, E. Haberle, Mrs. C W. Miller, Mrs. Reuben Martin; Sunday school superintendent, Ear Pine. The following are the remaining officers of the church: trustees, E H. Eshleman, A. H. Reed; elders Robert Laursen. • Warren Roath Reuben Martin. A. D. Stanley, W. J Moore; deacons. A. T. Ma.teer* Ear; Fine. Q. W. Wallick, Glen Herrlck, Earl Johnson, E*rl Martin, W. L. Hendrlcks, C. W. Miller. -R. E. Kret- der, H. C. Johnson, R. A. Jennings A. H. Reed; deaconesses, Mrs. John Baker, Mrs. Henry Martin. Following the annual meeting a short meeting of the church board was held for reorganizing for the coming year. Earl Fine was elected chairman of the board to take the place filled for so many years by Leander S. Kauffman, who passed away during the summer. New Arrivals Born to Mr. and Mrs. Frank Beck at the Sterling public hospital this morning, a daughter. All feiu&i of Sheet Mela! &ai Tin Worts. Furnace Bepilring our *jMeelaJ%. Cluttertwm Tin Shop Loc*t*d at Ha*lund Hardware fhom 516 311 1st Ave, StetUag Lawyers 9TJBRUNO. ILL. J. A. Wart. ?. m. Want, A. j. U. t" W. J. 4 taottulifcto l* for cm* spftlft., this yesr, *».nd UiM topic* of interest, ^111 b» discussed. Thow? who were appointed *„? m.!p«r1ntwident< are: Flower mission and r*»*f, Mrs Jfsste Root; fviifiselLnUc, Mr*. Sarali Underhiil; child Trelfsre. Mrs, MR» Brsnd; rciettlfflc !nst,njctlon and medal contest. Mrs, C»wrf«- MrFn.n,«; • publicity. Mrs. Cora Humphry; psi - liamentary, Mrs. Olgn Hendricks law enforcement, Mrs. Libble Teo- Wftrd, and Loyal Temperance Union Mrs. Minnie Hlnrich*. Other appointments made wer> fotir captains who will sponsor a contest for a larger membership and better a It* n dance. Mrs. Jeatl© Root and Mrs. Cnssle McFalla wfll be In charge the first six months of th<- ye»r, and Mrs. Minnie Hinrlchs and Mrs. Kate Sherman the last six months. The social committees named to serve quarterly are as follows: First, Mrs. Minnie Hlnrichs. chairman, Mrs. Ella McQee and Mrs. Ma<? Card; second, Mra. Maude Gross, chairman, Mrs. Cora Humphrey and Mrs. Flora McCosnbs; third. Mrs. Cassle McFalls, chairman, Mrs. Olga Hendricks and Mrs. Elizabeth Choshlor; and fourth, Mrs. Allie Stephcnson. chairman, Mrs. Martha Hinrichs and Mrs Anna Wrlght. As the result of an election Mrs Anna Chapman was chosen delegate and Mrs. Kate Sherman alternate to the state convention of the W. C. T, U., which convenes Oct. 23 to 20 In Evanston. More business taken up by the union was making plans for n quilting bee and picnic dinner Friday, Oct. 12. at the home of Mrs. Anna Chapman, and for a doughnut sale In the near future. It was decided to commence 'the fall and winter meetings hereafter at 2:00 o'clock Instead of at 2:30 o'clock. After the business an excellent program was conducted by the evangelistic superintendent, Mrs. Sarah Underbill, which she opened with a Bible verse. The members joined in singing the Doxology. followed by the Scripture reading, a prayer offered by the superintendent, and a hymn, "Sweet Hour of Prayer." Mrs. Underbill and Mrs. Cassie McFalls said prayers of their mothers, and the union sang "My Mother's Prayer," followed by the Bible study, II Timothy 2:15, Luke 2:41-50, and John 7:14-18. Afterwards the members formed the unbroken circle, repeating sentence prayers and the Lord's Prayer. Two Bible games, "Who Bald If and -"JumboV-JSame,'i- were - play«d and then the closing song, "Gloria Patria." concluded the program. Mrs. Wright, assisted by Mrs. Maude Gross, served sandwiches and cof. fee. The next meeting will be hejd at the home of Mrs. Gross. '{l*T» «*rtf> fcf Mrs wdo fey Mi«* ', wnw ptetnress ioantd by ths of pubM« h*»!tti st. nwllrsf of th* P. T. A, of ?he L .\n of " _.;. 's», Carrol!, Wh&etfife, '. IHMs sTs^^t-lnjr ^n.n ?H?ld in »n«, on Friday and the report be fresh wrsrt fnll of jsssl for ths for which th* ticm* By And Her Federated Woman's Clubs to Hold Conference Here On Ooctober 5th District-county confernces of the Illinois Federation of Woman's clubs will be held throughout the state during the month of October, that of the Eleventh, Twelfth and Thirteenth congregational districts to be held at Sterling on Oct.. 10. Each local conference will be a min.'.ature convention and will be addressed by the state president, Mrs. J. Marc Fowler, and other prominent state officers. The counties which are included !li the conference at Sterling and the county presidents arc: DuPage, Mrs. William T. Bruckner, Hlnsdale; Kane, Mrs. S. 8. Thomson, St. Charles: McHenry, Mrs. F. A. Barter, Harvard: Will. Mrs, James W. Owen, Joliet; Boone, Mrs. Edward Orth, Belvidere; DeKalb, Mrs. A. O. Larson, Shabbona; Grundy, Mrs. C. H. Root, Morris: Kendall. Mrs. R. E. Richards. Oswego; LaSalle, Mrs. W. 8. Mason, La Salle; Winnebago. Miss Eva Collins, Rockford: Carroll. Mrs. Oscar Dachler, Chadwlck; Jo Daviess. Mrs. Grace Townsend, Warren: Lee. Mrs. D. L. Braman, Amboy; Ogle. Mrs. Margaret Johnston, Ghana; Stephenson, Mrs. A. D. Dry. Preeport; Whiteslde, Mrs. M. C. Rogers, Pulton. District presidents and the counties included In their districts are: Eleventh district, Mrs. W. W. Steven of Wheaton. for DuPage, Kane, McHenry and Will counties; Twelfth district, Mrs. Morey Roberta of Ottawa, for Boone, DeKalb, Qrundy, Kendall, LaSalle and Winnebago counties; Thirteenth district. Dr. Mabel W. Brown of Propbetstown FRED HUBBARD NOT MERCHANT OF 1854 in the historical account of the cholera epidemic of 1854. given In the Gazette Friday, a line of type was dropped out, making the story say that Fred Htsbbard was a merchant at Dover, Bureau county, at that time. The article was written, "Fred Hubbard's father. Solomon Hubbard, was then a merchant at Dover." While Fred Hubbard is able to claim classification to a moderate degree as an old settler, he w&a not in the mercantile business 75 years ago, but he was born soon enough after the cholera epidemic to hear a great deal about it, for It remained an absorbing topic of conversation for many years through this part of the country. Mrs, William Franklin Farren of Chicago,.~ Jtafc .vice-president, will preside and the morning session wll! open with an address of welcome by Mrs. Carl A. Glover, president of the Sterling Woman's club. Following the Introduction of state officers and district presidents, Mrs. William F. Parrel! will give an address on "Co-operation." Each county president will then be Introduced and will respond with a short talk on "What My County Can Do to Help the District." Thfl morning jneeting- will close with an address on the work of th general federation by Mrs. Walte: W. Seymour, of Chicago, dlrecto for Illinois. The afternoon program will opea with an address on the general work of the federation by Mrs. J. Mate Fowler, state president Plans fo the federation's various department, of work will be reported on by the state chairmen. The aubject an< chairmen are: "American Home," Bars. Wilbur E. Fribley. Chicago "Public Health and Child Welfare." Dr. Grace 8. Wlghtman. Springfield; "Conservation," Mrs. J. D. McKinney, Alton; "Junior Membership." Mrs. Talbert L. Hoganson Ottawa: "American Citizenship,' jgrg-JRoy F. Hoadiey. Yorkvllle. $12.50 $18.00 $20.00 $22.50 $25.00 $30.00 $35.00 $40.00 $45.00 $50.00 At S Mra. B. T. Mop*hwH« and ri»ti$h fter, Mim For* Morebmw, who h*om*> the mlftlte of tWs.ww»k from a month sprat In cttttfomta, wwe tl*ljght«€ with tts bs*tity of th* *rest cowft They h»d a most »ti- Jf?y*b.l*» trip, and) b»>*1<!eg swing him- dmS* of InteTWtJfiK place* snd thlR$T$, fWJCTFWt SC^nftlrstftinC^B Wito their many former BterHnit snd Mkhlf»n friendR now !ocat«<f in Osllffjfnl* ciM?s. Wh»n they J«ft on 8»pt. 3, th«y went dir?ct.!y by train to la* An' », ancj th«ra had sn apartment _»t«I for thr« weeks. Aft«r » short t*st fn>?si th* trafxi rtd€ ( tti*y rmtncwj their sight seeing trip by first taking te ths placets In and around LOB Anfetes, Sevfraj days w«re Rper.t in Hollywood. Universal City and Culver City,* attending the theatres on tne coast, .wfing th« movie stars and witnessing several moving pictures being made. One of ths theatres In Hollywood of especial Interest visited by them was Sid Ormumann'a CWnfse theatre. It wus very different from any playhouse the local peopte had ever bten in, being typically Oriental in Rrchl- tscture, furnishing and atmosphere. Meet MQT|« Actors, Some <3f the movie actors whow the Sterling people saw were Billis Dooley. Wheeler Oakman, Molllo O'Day, Vera Gordon, Max David- Bon, Malcolm ._ McGregor, Joseph Schidlekraut, I^a'ura I^Planl*, Mack Bwalnc, K»t« Price. Crawford Bent, Harrison Ford, Gertrude Astor and LaFayette McKee. the latter being a brother to the late Jessie McKee of this city. Other suurs wliom they were introduced to were William Mong, Charles Clmse. Oliver Hardy and Stan Laure.1. They watched a Hal Roach comedy being made in which Messrs Hardy and Laurel play, and took snap shots of the actors, who were very nice to them. Mr. Laurel was. brought to this country 18 years ago from England, by Charles Chaplin, who sponsored him in the movies. The making of pictures was a very Interesting sight to the visitors, who learned that the background for them is a huge building on the movie lots, In which there are sets where several eoenes can be taken at one time. Several of the sets were recognized by the Sterling people as those they had seen in plays and comedies on the screen. The pictures are made with a musical accompaniment, usually of three pieces, a portable organ. «elto and violin, which follows the scene in the same manner as the movies are followed by the organist At Universal City they saw where the western pictures are made. Hoot Gibson and others. They also saw the Cathedral used In "The Hunchback of Notre Dame," and sets for a forthcoming Fairbanks picture. , SI*** OJd Frteada. White-Ui-Culver-Olty.-Mnr Merer- house and daughter visited with Mr. and Mrs Fred Burch and their eon and daughter, formerly of Sterling, who have a very pretty home there. Mr. Burch is employed at the Hal Roach studios where he has a line position, and is known to all tb* movie people as "Fwjd." One evening while they w«re at the Burch home, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Fargo, former owners of the Fargo confectionery in Sterling, called to see them.- •- -- — - — With Michigan friends the Sterling folks motored out to Beverly Hills one day, to see the homes of the movie stars. They had difficulty in distinguishing the various residences from one another, most of which were not named, but with the guidance of an old retired sea- captain, a resident of Beverly Hills who offered hJa services to ihem. they ware shown all of them. The Ing, sn-d took R two hcfara trip by ocean litwr CM ths Pscifle to' ths CsWirm I«teeffl, TB*f ride In s Rims bottom bosi, the »* fish, nhelte nati _... watcher » diver who &ttn to th* bottom of the oowm for tb« },,.,. m , tire of th* passenger*. A short, motor boat-, rtfte took ttwn eight, mites annrod the Wand to th« rocks RFK homes of hundreds of seals, ftud th« resklmc* of William Wrtsfey, before the boAt left on the return trip to the coast. Among shortet trip* wbtch M.r» Morehousc and her daughter took were to 8s,n!» Mcmlea, a city of Ifjve- ly residences, and to Pasadena, In the latter place they visited &n ostrich farm where hundreds of ostriches ore kept. During their lasst wwk Sn Los Angeles, the Sterling folks accom panled friends by motor on »n overnight trip Into southern California *nd old Mexico. They stopped over night in San DSego and the nex morning went to Balboa Park to hear the largest outdoor organ in th« world, a gift to the city from William WrUley, then continued on their trip. One of the beautifu spots along ths way to Mexico' was X* Jolia. an artists' colony where every house Is made from white stones in Spanish style. The party crossed the line over Into Mexico that afternoon and spent a few hours In Tta Juana. which is a notorious drinking and gambling place. From there they motored on several miles to Acqua- callente, another old Mexican city where they saw a beautiful new hotel erected, and "America's Monte Carlo," & gambling resort. The party was very much interested in Mexico but felt mucii safer when they crossed the line back into the states before sundown. After returning to Los Angeles Mrs. Morehouse and daughter lefi 8«pt 27 by rail, and went to San Francisco, a distance of 400 miles along the coast In that city they were particularly impressed by "Chinatown" which they visited both day and nigat A bus trip to the famous "Golden Gate," Seal Rock Park, and the Presidio, a U a army fort built on the old world's fair grounds, passed their day In the city all too quickly. From San Frfencisco they went by boat across San Francisco bay to Oakland, and there boarded the train to leave California. Their route home through Salt Lake City, Utah, and the Royal Gorge is the most »cenic trip in tha United States. Several times the train halted, and the passengers alighted from the tvain to go down into the gorge and tefc« kodak pi^tu«ffl of the uaow capped mountain peaks. The Sterling people made one stopover on the return trip, in Denver. They enjoyed a trip up Lookout Mountain, where Buffalo BUI and his wife are burled, and came down the mountain through Bear Oreek O&nyon. They-. «aw Pike's Peak and other interesting places In and, near Denver before leaving on the last lap of their homeward Journey. SOCIAL AFFAIRS Mr. and Mra, Will Hoover entertained in their home on Wednesday the following guest*. Mra. Addle Flynn of Toledo. la., Mrs. Belle Pearson and William Peugh of Co- teta, and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Gleason and Mrs. Etna Dennis. On Friday they entertained Mrs. L. Pr^y^33 flTlft 80P ftttTt---M^MK., Dennis of Sterling. furnish the oppo- Sefartt munlty Athle The local lineup is "on* of the slronf««t for Independent football that has ever been s.swmbk'd local-. ly and th« te*m should have » big season. Glenn Ptmderburg of Rock Falls In manager of the fceam and ts '. arranging for gam?s, : The local team Is prmcUrally on all-star afjjrtsaUon as every man on the team Bhow*d up an a star in his respective position during his: high sehool days, Borne of the stars. oumpuon With such a splendid team as will represent the two cities this eea~ son the attendance at the local games should be unusually large. If the attendance warrants it some of the best teams in this section of the Btate will be brought here. The probable starting lineup will be Sumption, left end; Walters, left tackle; Leo Ridge, left guard; Book, center; F. Emmons. right guard; Soofieid. right tackle; Schutt, right end; Vincent quarterback; Lyons, left half; Logan, right half; Little fullback. Coach Ed Woeber-of the Community high school will referee th* game. MRS. NORMAN LONG WINS CASH PRIZE _ IN LETTEB OONTBS' c% Norman LGH&..living im«rw»ffTis«aif-h*ppy today by receipt of a tetter enclosing 425 M her award for winning sixth place to an essay writing contest conducted by a saving* club in Chicago. There were 47 prizes to all and thousands of letters were written by people living in nearly every state In the union. Mrs. Long's name was very near the top of th» Mat among a typewritten page filled with the names of the 47 prise winners, &U after the tenth plaoa recclvliig an equa! small casli priza. Local We&ther At 8:80 o'clock this morning the mercury jsras 57 and at 1 o'clock thi* afternoon it" was 60. It has been bright and clear. PADS FOB MANX PURPOSES. Scratch pub. 4x8K, 5%rtH, 8ttx 11 was epeelal aleea. 18e ifc'-~tbr Daily Gauette alfSea.—aflv. 1885 Phone Main 391 1928 YOUR WINTER'S COAL Now We Can Expect CoU Weather Anytime BE PREPARED OUR STOCKS ARE COMPLETE: Eastern Kentucky Low Ash Coal Franklin County Lump and Egg Weat Kentucky Quick Fire Coke Petroleum Coke Moses Dillon Lumbtr % Cml

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