Sterling Standard from Sterling, Illinois on October 24, 1928 · Page 2
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x*ia7»d" ifi vision ** and will twt jro to ..„ .,„,, Stalin* Totrmhirt hleh school not r1os*» for th' County Superintendent of H B. Pries and noorvii of imtml- ors throughout the county will a!s Q attend the meeting. th« morning wssslon will be held in the Coromdo th«!flfrr and the afternoon meetings will be held at the Abrahmn ro?n and the Theodore Roo^, junior high school nud! tor i urns, "The large Trend* In Educational Reconstruction," an address by I>r. Henry 8us»Jo. of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advmneemnit of Education, will b» the opening feature of th«? convention. Tn« business meeting will follow at 10-30 o'clock. Others On Program. Dr. Jesse White, professor and head of the department of psychology at the University of Pittsburgh • Dr. Franklin B, Snydpr, professor of English at Northwestern tmfvfr- £ity; Dr. Louis L. Mann, professor of Oriental languages at the TJnl- vrrslty of Chicago, and Dr. M. 8. Plttman. of the Michigan State Teachers' college, .Ypsllantl, Mich, are other Instructors who will speak at the annual convention. The complete program follows: Morning S^ssten. General meeting, Coronado theater. . 8:00-8:30, mimic. 9:30-10:30. -The Large Trends in Educational Reconstruction," DT awn. *hn h«s* hpmi in B*t«nl!iy mornin*. returned name in Rterting, " Printing Oontraet Bishop Co. of Coat Much Eeducsd 10:30-11:00, business meeting. 11:00.19:00, "Perspective," Dr Jesse White. Afternoon Sessions. Sectional aseeUngs." Roosevelt Juri- Jpr high Bchocl auditorium, senior nigh school section. Superintendent 1:43-2:45, "Our Shifting Secondary Education," Dr. Henry 2ussato 2:45-3:43. "Tha Bocks Our Young People Read." Dr. Franklin Bnyder Ovmrattiiun. Junior high school . Baperintcndent P. w. Phil. . frvepaft, chairman. 1:45-2:45. "What Can We,Offer Students?" Dr. Franklin Snyder. 2:iS-«j48, "What la Patriotism?" Dr. I«uis Mwin. At Ltocoln. Ltoeoln Junior high school, elementary section auditorium, Profes- eor o. E, Peterson. DeKsJb, chalr- f&an. 1:45-9:40. "How to Get The tion,™ Dr. Louis Mann. 2:45-3:45. "Communities With Gymnasium, rural section, Martha J. Ashby. Mt. Carroll, chairman. 1:45-3:45, "Dawn In Rural tion," Dr, M 8. Plttman. Patterns." The ballot of the election to be held on Nov. eth -will represent a saving of from $1,000 to $UOO to Wlntr-slde county, according to in- formaUon riven out Tuesday at the office of the county cierk. There are at least two reasons for this one being tho fact that due to tho elimination of the names of the twenty-nine presidential electors the ballot am be made quite a little smaller. In connection with the size of the ballot It may be said that the number of parties listed hag been reduced from thirteen to six parties, and one of the these ha* only one candidate in the field The second reason is due to the "ft that the printing is to be, or *" " been let by contract or ir, following a resolution by the board of supervisors, '-four thousand ballots will be required, nnd the contract for their publication wa* awarded the Q. £. ^. .. PT^Wog company of Sterling, whose bid was $383. The usual cost for the $1.400 mark. The elimination ballot reduces the expensive of the ballot makes' it unnecssarv for Bpecial sices of paper to be pur- chined from the wholesale naner houses M has been required In the past. County clerk Jos. Mann and some of his deputies have been in Sterling the last two days in connection with the publication of the ballots. In addition to the 34,000 big ballot*, there are 34,000 Jlttte bajlota to t» printed, these being toy 9 vote pn th* proposition for « state bond issue of twenty million dollars for we purchase of game preserve*. There will also be printed Cooo me. - l ~—- of each the big «aMl chairman for the drive. Mr. Mnth«w urged that th* nwn- bers of every service rltib b« rr-ntly S« art in any rap»r1ty that tl^y may b* ea.!!*nt upon to do. Tha itjvakfr stated that the RV?rfis?e person know* little or nothing of ttis worts of the Red Crows In p^sce time*. Th» R«d Crow} is th® only charitable organization holding n chartrr from the United 8t8t*s govcrnmrnt »nd is directly aftcountabln to She war dppArtment for all funds hnndl- tfl. As showing the confidence the people h»« In the R«d Cross he stated that since the World war the Red Cross had handled IBOO.OOOOOO llTO awrste pfcrson thinks of the Red Cross »s an onrnniiaitlon of nurses and doctors In w»r tl... , while of a necessity It Is ft branch of th» army wirlpe, where It receives Its charter, yet In pence time the work i« just as Important In relief work. The speaker referred to thn recsnt hurricane which devastated Porto Rico and Florida and told of the relief work of tho Red cross there and numerous other places. Cms thine misunderstood about thfi funds it the fact that every penny of money raised on these i FOOLS ' special relief drives is encnt entirely for that particular relief work ancj the R*d Cross organization does not receive a elngls cent. The only money tho R«d Cross receives for carrying on its work la the fifty cents which i* received from each membership, Tho Red Cross organi- sation this year has set 84 Ita goal a membership of 6.000,000, Mr. Ms- thew urges * larger contribution than the one dollar membership a* all money contributed goea into tho local Red Cross treasury, The only swm sent to the national organization is fifty cents regardless of how much you contribute. The homo iservlce work takes considerable money. The speaker wMied to correct one rumor that is often circulated regarding tha salaries of Red Cross ofBctals and, worker*. The highest ' T-.'nn A. A. O ...„ pd his fellow members with a number of filelaht of hand tricks »t th? mnilar dinner meeting of th* 'club at the Lincoln Tfivrrn on Tuntdav evening. The club decided t o bowling team and nau^ Reroicfe to serve as captain, nl gupsts were ratfrtained, including Bundy Brl! of Morrison, Austin of .Toilet and Harsl of this city, who was rcvRntff nlS an honornry mrmtx»r of the local organisation. by frt«nHji who WTTW |""r***rdin«thfta*t*. w**a j Mr . (jruj^ fMmjK ^ g^jing ^^ OF HANDj 1 . 1 ^ Pwcnt* from Troy, H. Y., "' He rBmsmbert' BterUnf''"«a it in *hp decade hefftre th« Civil wlirn as R snull boy_lw sttended'th* flrhfre the Ontra! scheof now s'.snds. The bnUdlnf 85 he r*m«m- bfrt it, was moved.to th# Jot en lower Loctitt street wh*« th« p«w Vp.n D*Martt reataumnt Is new b*>- injr built, ant! was used «st one time j as a w-agon shop and lute? &# & ho- ftnd R«5!oiretn IHt quKrtei. , r , th® evening a rt«lffct«WB hmrh wrrfd. Mr.'and Mrs. W. K. V Dlxon were out of town party FIEST MISTING FOE -.m, „ -- rho first meeting with the new I ln that «.,! H 8 , at , Jlhelr respective stations - n ravlne - His first recollectSonji of his father's furniture store to baefe to it* location on th® lot where the EMUon elevator now.stands at Geecmd five- THE NEW OFFICERS built "on ntllta" of town and t>l«re was flowtBt *«fcer In it the ,, J saons - - *«e be held by the eierling port of j m " ch of the tim§. thai ran AmfsflfiS Tl T J\rr^r\r* « ^ a _«..*_*_. • f5/»r l r»r»r9 *» 4tn*^«m 4-,*. 41, *» _j____. Legion at at their hill in Commander th« cttj B. Wll" cox annotmcrs thst cSveral er of Imixjrtanca will be taken ira lo' consideration. . . paid any officer la only «5.. 000 per year, while President Cooi- loge as head of the organisation does not draw any salary from the . John Barton Payne . Boardman, who devota iwactteally all of their time to tha work, do not receive a single tor their wnrice, in fact most of Wg poopto of the do their work 1 jTree because of their love of tha service. Hallowe'en Program At Emerson School A program In keeping with tha Halloween season will be flwn At the Emerson school et 8 o'docfe IVl- d»y evening, under the dlreeUoa «f thfl teachers, MI&BCB Esther OOOE and Elizabeth Davis. The program will Include recitations, dialogues and songs. The parents and friends t tte P d P Bre espedst11 ^ Invifced NEWS OF IODCES .u, msetI "S Tuesday evening the Sterling Rebefcaha heard a report of the Rebekah State Assembly, glv*n by the delegate, Mrs. L N. Hoover, Short talks on the assembly woro made by Mrs. W. D, Boehm and Mrs. Arthur I^ndls two other lodge members who attended the state meeting. Final plans were made for the annual ftebekah chll- Oreo'i party which take* placa Thursday eventof . After tho ^^ Ing th» degree MU. held Second avenue to Uie river. The business distriet had moved down from the first warg business settlement to the bibles west of Broadway, but there w«r» few business houses west of Second avenue when Mr. Cruse came hsro a* R boy, B year before the railroad cams through hare. The family left the railroad at Dlxon and cam* to Sterling in a wagon. After tha coming of the railroad in 1866 tha business district expanded westward. Few cltlaen* have ee«n BO many changes in Sterling M Mr. Cruse. There were 1.741 people living here the year he came. He remembers as a child how th« coming of the railroad the next year excited every, one and he observed during hJs boyhood years the gradual expansion , ltl e « ty westward, the building of the first factories, the starting of ROCK Palls when he waa 20 years . . A. Trnger of Sprond Avp- nu», Roak Falls entertained guests Tuesday afternooti. honmintf her sunt, Mrs, Barah P. Worrnan of Chicago Tliree tables of progressive five hundred were enjoyed, iind refreshments served. CHURCHlmiRS Lust Sunday evening the Christian tedeavor Society of the Presbyter- tan ehurch »!«ct«d lt« new officers, who ar®, Stances Trlggs, president; Jean Lorifanecker, vics-presiderrf,; Jull* Hoover, secretary, mid Bnavely, treasurer. The local eofllety is preparing for entertaining the Whiteslde county convention of Christian Endeavorcrs which begins with a banquet Saturday evening. m >n froHr" on ,„., O f Oct. .10. between S:SO ftrwj If .Tonn wli! resd "UUJe Orphan „.._ »nd another Felection ftiJttfcle the occasion. To BroAdcMt From W.0;Q. Joan Ixmg will Davenport, diirinf t*3 Hefting The Sterling W. O. T.'U. h«W pstt- ponc-d Its meeting until f?0?ianb«r 1st, to be held in the T. W. O. A, Katherint Keefe of Sterling Is visiting this week at ths Harry home in East Cojoma, "GREATEST WAR PICTURE OF AIL TIME" As a spectator who hts seen them all, the 1 above '' ^ . pverjy and pan motored to Bocdcfonl Jfrfday Lyl Bn d Expect Decision This Week Miss Mlldred'wallaw of this city the youngest of the nine competitors in the audition contest for the Hhnola state championship, which was held in Chicago last Saturday night, expecta to receive the deci- si . on , of lhe Judges by the latter part of this week. Those, who heard the eingera over radio station WMAQ last Saturday night, are high in their prate of Mto Wallace'a \-olce aj^ declare that the ranked with tt» best in th« competition. Her jawy friends here an hoping that the Judges declare her the winner which would entitle her to compete to the divisional contest next iwntli. About Peddlers reports have been made of jxsddters, who arc going from door to door selling men's mid women's feilk hosiery. White toenj haw been wtta eaites, yet w»rnln« prec*ut|«j should the specimen ballots will be for gen- fflraternl distribution,, the remainder being for the Judges in each of the precincts of the county, which means that about 20 of these "will be"at each of the polls. The specimens have been finished and delivered to the office of County Clerk Joe Mann. Tha ballots four years ago were 23x29 inches in siee. while this year they have been reduced to 12Hxi7 inches. The largest number of ballot* ordered for any one precinct is 1,400 for Fulton No. 1. It is expect*d to have all of the official ballots In the hands of the election Judges by the latter part of next week. FAMILY OF 13 OfiOWD IK ORDINARY SEDAN Transportation costa were eut to a aiiniJiium by a family that stopped in Sterling to make a few purchases this morning white motoring from Michigan to Black Hawk county, Iowa. They were 'moving back to Iowa after fanning for a time in Michigan, One man was driving a truck filled to the limit with household goods, white niiM children and three adults rode In w» ordinary m*ed sedan, the 12 occupants being u b>t crowded in sccomodatlons for only number. spent the day with Nell Overly. SCOTTISH MUSICAL ooMnnr eoMEANir jar THE COTTERS SATURDAY NIGHT" The Crst big attrition of the Twin City Lyceum and Chatttnnqaa Association Course rwoAir NIGHT, OCT. asih 8:10 Sharp ' HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM The Scottish Mualcal Comady Company of Boston presen the great musical play "The Ctottw^atuSS^g from triumphs ttiroughout New York and New England " ta BD outetantUn « ^t^Ton the * Bol>crt Burnfi> 'wnortal noarn of the pame name. noUble play Wa8 wltten by John E. Danjeia of Boi'toa ^ The lte ^ the very "EWt of the 6o,tt£h life hy ^ Koughman-i'oet. in a quaint old h the eighteenth century, John Anderson, the cotter, W* family and 8 om 9 of htu Mendi are shown 6 pendUig a S * tt % «y«iing with Bongs, Btoriea and laughter. The la'rd's •on. with Wa youthful love for Jeannie, the cotter's daughter in- ft not* of appealing romance. «au S nw>r: in ** iu ***y XW «• brt «^ of delightful and h 1 q ! or ^ Joyous lau «hter. This eimple Scoteh « picture of contentment and happtaeaa that is ^ During the play beautiful old Scottish melodies, loved the world over, are superbly B ung throughout the production Bust* «m sol* at Geyert Drug Store. SWQWJ ADMISSIONS $1.00, JUNIOttH see A few gaod season Uefcega left for: Aduita verlict after witnessing "Lilac Time" aft the Illmi last evening, Colleen Moore was at her bes,t when thia picture was rnade:nndnever -i*ve her winsome ways been more fascinating than in this wonderful drama of the screen. The picture cannot be explained in detail n this space, but suffice to say— you must see "Liac Time" before you've seen the best. Misa Lucille Kelly, assisted by Miss Elsie Neff, Accompanied by Miss tfova Morehouse, were very good in their novel 'DANCE DE LUXE." 4« * steady patron v of th* Theatro and being in the habit of oittLag in tJje center of the house, was forced by the large crowd to ike a much closet' esat. The idea is to get there early and get your e&olae of seats. —4 Patron Eleanor llartshora Rrrived thiihaie«iia» f rom a visit of four days io c?hte^». LINCOLN r0IMF 0ml Matinee Daily Evening 7 and 0 Admission JOc & SOc Witii Charles Ray Jfmilii^ J^fjauffo.tfcEBt *^i..._ »ft a , *^ • I* Notice "ft This announcement introduces you to our new line of guaranteed batteries— at prices that will please every purse, Oldest Battery Bervlee Thomas Battery Shop Qf untie Dr. H. T. Chenowlth of the Meth. 041st church at Morrison phoned to « °^ M .' Irwln Tue ^»y evening * ^ th w , |ecttjre B'vcn by Edward A. Marshall in his «hurch, »nd said it WM one of exceptional merit and a wonderful treat for Bible students Tills cventnf Mr. Marshall will give hla lecture Jn the. First Presbyter, ian church her* on "Oriental Life " to which everyone Ja Invited. DINNERlPAgTIES Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Powell of East Coloma entertained at a chicken dinner Sunday, to Celebrate the birthdays of their son Ralph Powell and grandson Donald Powell. The guests were, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Powell and aon Donald. Mr. and Mr*. Earl Andreas and family. Mr They Love It and it's wholesome it to the children and they'll «afe for esfcs everptitac. And yen can Ci*e &KB »jj they and be anre H U i fome. nntritiooa bealtfafai wtiea yaa b«y It at PEOPLE'S BAKE SHOP, Special for To the People Who Wqnt to C H* rau Save Money- 8atwda < i LADWS' PUMPS AND 8T&APS Having searched the shoe markets we were able to obtain these special values. That's the reason these ladies' shoes will be offered to the people of this community at this .-LOW $4.4O SEE OUR WINDOWS To give you foocj 8 ho«s that sell at » popular price— that's whst we'r® trying to do an ojn giving Our merchandising pol- Jey is dif erent«-We spe- cialise 0n ladies* novelty footwear at attractive pri^f. The store of wml mtvm, [i«^^ey*affla^^ggBBH^Sii|^^^HM^I^^ffiH JiBRP^'™^^^^'^r*^^^'^**'^™'"'''*''BBMWiwWJPIIBppliBp

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