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OFFICIAL CWV AJfD PAPER eg jHotnes CtRCtTLATlOH IN KOSStttH 1-1-8 established 1865 ALGONA, IOWA, TUESDAY, JtAY 5, Eight Pages VOL. 34.—NO. 18 AUTO CRASH SNUFFS 4 LIVES NEAR LUVERNE 39 File for County Political Offices; Red Hot Drive, Now to the Primary Nearly Every Job Has 2- Party Primary Battles DEMO CAMPAIGNS LEND MORE SPICE Supervisor Contests in 3 Districts Are Intense ,„ ,-ntae candidates entered . ^primary political races officially, last'Friday, when the deadline for filing of nomination papers waa reached. A total of 39 had filed at the county auditor's office from Kossuth county. In the closing days of the filing time, two Farmer-Labor candidates entered the fray, making three- cornered races for the posts of state representative and sheriff. No other last minute arrival changed the other races from what has been previously stated in these columns. The complete and first official list released since the filling deadline Is as follows: State Representative Democratic—C. H. Ostwinkle, Algona; George D. Moulton, Ledyard. Republican—Tlce Brack, Ledyard. Farmer-Labor—Fred Dutton, of Ledyard. Sheriff Democratic—Carl Dahlhauser, Algona, and Casey Loss, Algona. Republican—<A. J.» Berens,^ Bancroft; Gilbert Hargreayes, -Cresco Twp.; Henry M. Steusay, LuVerne; T. A. Trauger, Algona. • . , Fanner-Labor—Fred C. WenU, Titonka. ">. **•.••. . • •' County Attorney Democratic—L. A^ Winkel, Algoj '^puhUcan—H. B. White] Algona. Cleric e* Court Democratic—Mrs. Katharine Mc- Kvoy, Algona; Earl .Klnsey, Bancroft. • •", ~. • '.'.•• . ' , " Republican—Ira Kohl, Algona. County Recorder Democratic—J. J. Dooley, Algona. Republican—Mrs. Mayme Peterson, Titonk'a. County Auditor Democratic—E. J. Butler, Algona; Clarence Janvrln, Bancroft. Republican—Edwin Hovey, Algona; E. r N.'Taylor, Algona. County* Treasurer Democratic—R. S. Blossom, Algona; M. J. Duffy, Algona. Republican—C. W. Pearson, Al- Where Four Met Death at County Road Corner Pictured above, at the left, is the machine in which Mrs. Arthur Look was riding when a collision occurred between that car and one driven by Herbert Will. All parties concerned are from LuVerne. The Will car is pictured at the right, and one can see the manner In which the Impact tore the sedan apart. Mr. Will, and two daughters, died, after the accident, and a small daughter and three sons were Injured. The tragic accident occurred at a county road corner near LuVerne where there is clear vision for at least a quarter mile In all directions approaching the corner. (Cut courtesy Des Molnes Register). Supervisor— 1st Diet Democratic—F. W. Baum, George Hagge, Floyd Colwell. Republican—P. J. Heiken and L. A. Nltz. Supervisor—3rd. Disk Democratic—John Sleper, and Win. Goagrove. Republican—Ernest Peterson. , Supervisor— 1st Dlst Democratic—J. H. Fraser, James FinJey. John' Fridere* and Henry Weber,T ' Republican—F. J. Balgeman and Fred.Gelgel.^ Dtetrtot OOteM State senator, 47th district—Lester Gillette, Sp'lrit Lak£ (Dem.),' and Harry Nary.'Spirit Lake (Rep.) The election will be held Monday, June' J, now a matter openly-a few weeks away and flreworkf OP a grand'scale are expected to open For th'e,"first time in.trie county's, history, there, is a primary battle for the democratic nomination in nearly every office, and some live-. ly primary fights on the republican Tide are also on, principally in tiie sheriff's nomination race. Building Boom On; Insurance Building Bids Are Received Algona's • second consecutive building' boom in as many years, was well under way in the business section* this week. _' \>At the, Joe Greenberg'corner, the' foundation* of the new, building has been laid, and work on the*store It- self'1st beginning> _ " f ' '~ On the' Heise estate lots,.Across from^the .Upper.,Des Mol'nea," pre- llmlnftry \work'JhadfjMgxra "oWttie three 'new front*, .which will' be* nplttftd tjr the Bsi*a«H» early" part of thtf Mnuaer-aad-feady for occupancy.* ' • ' , t ., 'ThejKoainth^Mutual .Insurance Co.' "was" tb*"reoelve ^b'lds'' for construction of Its new building on May 4 (yesterday) and if possible, a directors' meeting was to be held May 8, and if the bids are In line, contracts may soon be let. It Is hoped to have the building up and ready for use by the middle of August. School Musicians Give Fine Concert Friday night'* benefit band and orchestra concert proved to be a most delightful evening's entertainment An excellent program selected, prepared and directed entirely by student members of the band and orchestra was awarded many hearty remarks of appreciation and enthusiastic applauding* by the \ai~ee crowd in attendance. Future maestros, small ensembles, solo and fine band and orchestra numbers all helped in making the entertainment very Interesting. The novelty number."The Tb*ree Trees" by Torn McNaughton, directed by Ricliard Norton and. dramatized by mem- ibers of'the band almost brought down, the house. Receipt* are. fo be- used toward the purchase of' band • and /orchestra letters, to be awarded this year. YOUTH REPORTS HOLD UP BY 2 MEN, SAT. NIGHT i Leland Meyer Bobbed of $10.50 Near Whittemore HOGS rw light butch.. 140-160 $8.50-8.60 Best light butch?, 160-180 .. 9.20-9.30 Beat light butch.. 180-220 9.65 Beet light butch., 220-250 9.60 Med heavy, 250-270 6.10 Med. heavy, 270-260 Ibs. 9.20 Med. heavy, 290-328 Ibs 9.00 Mad. heavy, 325-350 Ibs. 9.00 Batcher*, 360-400 Ibs 8.70 Packing sows, 300-350 8.90 Packing sows, 400-000 8.00 - CATTLE Canner* and cutters 12.50-3.50 Fat »teer» 6.50-7.60 Fat yearling* 6.00-6.76 Bull* 3.00-4.75 ^^ •"'" 5.00-7.00 Whlttumore: A hold-up and robbery waa reported htr« -fiataurday. night by Leland Meywflt y**r old youth." • ' Meyer said'he was enroute to his brother's home. He drove we'st on Highway 18 one mile then turned north on the gravel road,'and was about half way to the Jim Hlgglns place, when 2 men'jumped into .the road, flashed guns, stopped the car and demanded his monejband his watch. Leland said the barrel* of the guns looked as big as nail kegs. The highwaymen asked for his money and took $10.60,' but Meyer did not have his watch with him. He added that there wa* not a car in sight, but that he saw car lights from a distance as he drove away, coming from the west near the Catholic cemetery, and believes there was a car waiting nearby. Deputy Sheriff Cleo Cullen went to the farm home of Meyer's brother, Sunday, arid'the-elder brother said he would be In to report the matter at the sheriff's office. Mon day. Late yesterday afternoon, however, no'reportihad been made, and therefore' no official Information hud'been received. Irtfngtoh Man Js- Bound'to Gr. Jury George Noone, Irvington, was bound over to the grand jury after a preliminary hearing in the court of Mayor C. F. Specht, Friday afternoon, on a charge of driving while intoxicated. The defendant wa* arrested on Thursday afternoon, after a slight collision had occurred in front of the George Elbert garage. Bond was furnished by Noone's mother- in-law. 2 Marriage Licenses Kenneth R. Ditsworth and Mildred Lappe, Bancroft, May 4. Arthur Honelshlager and Charlotte Schona, Mankato, May 1. 4, From Kossuth In Ames Veishea Ames, Iowa—Fp/jr Kossuth stud ents at Iowa State College, art actively engaged in campus tours and open house for visitors to Veishea, a 3-day exposition to be held Hay 14 to 16. TheV are Johanna Fiene, daughter of Rev. Fiene of Lone Rock, Ila Lnftert, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. D, L. Leffert and Elfrieda C. Paets daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carl H. PaeU. Harold Newel of Fenton, will participate in the band concert. He is a son of Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Newel. Failed to Stop G. B. Peterson, Pomeroy, Iowa, failed to stop at the stop sign on highway 18, north of Algona, and as a result was fined $3 in the court of Justice H. B. White, on Wednesday of last week. He was brought into court by a state nigh- way patrolman. No, 8 white c«rn No. 8 yeltow corn tig, 8 »i««l No. 4 yellow corn Ibs. No. l Na 3 C**b cream- No. I No. J $.52 .. .49 . .48 . .47 .50 . .19 .23 18c ...IBc 5t7c 25c Me Cock*, H^'«T^^«P £ Hen*, under 4* «»*• j£ Leghorn hwa* r: Callaad cow hide* * Duck* a- Geenc Council Asks Vote On Location Of New Bandstand By Thursday Where do you wont your city bandstand located? The old bandstand on the court house lawn ha* been torn down, and a new one i* to be built, but the question i* where to locate it. With this thought in mind, we print below a ballot with the three *ugge*ted location*. Pl«aae check toe one in which you are interacted, and leave the ballot at the Upper PM Moine* office. These ballot* will be turned over to the Algona city council before the meeting on Thursday evening of thi* week, and the decision of the general public will give the council and the park board some idea a* to what is wanted. I want the bandstand located at: ra» MUNICUM^ THE ATHLETIC PABK THE TOlRi&T PAKK POOI. ° held ••a o bringU new bandrtand wh«r. it ni««U acc ««"*»ce. Get your ballot now, and 4 From Algona In Plane Making Forced Landing Running out of gas while driving 1* an experience most of us have directed choice words at because of the inconvenience It brings. But there's more than inconvenience to think about when you run out of tas while airplane riding through the blue nothingness above with the solid earth a lo—o—ng distance below. For particulars about that slnky feeHnr in the pit of your stomach, that oh-my-goodness, all-gone sen- •ation, that -amnense, teeth chaptering and an tne other ^•elMg« that come up when you're vcared stiff, ask Ruth McKee, Elsie Halbrook, Jack Hilton and "Beans' Pe'arson. The four were riding. In an airplane at Arnolds Park when the Noble. Experience was suffered. A forced landing was made, fortunately in a suitable spot and when the tank was refilled the airplane ascended again. This time, however, one of the quartette remained on "good old terra firms." Irvington Twp. Votes to Build Sexton School Irvington: By a vote of 62 to 40 Irvington township folks decided to build a new schoolhouse at Sex ton, In a ballot conducted last Frl day. Laurence Hutchlns, school boan secretary, and M. L. McEnroe board president, conducted the el ectlon. Bonds for the sum of no exceeding $2,000 for the building will be Issued. The school to be replaced, o which Herman Wise of Sexton is director, Is one of the oldest in this section, and has been in need o many repairs. It was deemed unwise to considei a new building before the preaen time, because of general economic conditions. The construction war! will start after the close of school and all preliminary arrangement have been made so that work wll be completed by Sept. 1. T.A.TRAUGER DROPS DEAD; RITES TODAY Out Fishing on Saturday Afternoon, When Attack Occurred A CANDID ATE FOR SHERIFF'S OFFICE T. A. Trauger, candidate for iherlff of Kossuth county on the republican ticket in the forthcoming primary election, dropped dead last Saturday afternoon about 3:15 o'clock, while on a fishing expedition, with O. G. Thompson, manager of the local reemployment office. Mr. Trauger told Thompson, shortly before he died, that he did not feel well, and was cold. He went to get his coat, nearby, and turned toward Thompson with the statement that he guessed he would have to go home as he felt very sick. Just at that moment, he dropped over, and before Thompson could get to his side, was dead. The two nen were south of Algona, on the Des Molnes river, near what s known as the Fisher bridge. Funeral Service Today Funeral services for Mr. Trauger were to be held this afternoon at 2 oVlock in the Presbyterian church. Mr. Trauger was a member of the Masonic lodge, the Knights of Pythias, the United Commercial Travelers and the Kiwanls club. Members of the Masonic lodge will meet at the Temple at 1 p. m., and attend the funeral in a body. Mr. Trauger was also a member of the American Legion. Until a few years ago, Mr. Trauger had been a salesman. He then took charge of the local federal reemployment office, and made an excellent record of placements, A short tune ago he* joined the sole* fore*-«f.-tb»'Kent Motor-Co., and was scheduled Monday of this week to start.a road-check for the Expect 300 at Annual C.C. Banquet, Ballot Wednesday 3 BoHaTflorvlve ' Surviving are Mrs. Trauger, and three sons, Paul C. Trauger of Mason City, Donald of Ames, a student at Iowa State, and Robert, a cadet in the U. 8. Naval Academy at Annapolis. Mr. Trauger was born Jan. 2, 1883, at Goldfleld, Iowa, son of L, C. and Ida Trauger, both deceased. He waa educated in the county schools of Humboldt county, and later attended Humboldt college. On March 8, 1905, he was married to Helene Ida Fechner, at Lu- Verne, Iowa. As candidate for sheriff, Mr. Trauger was making an active campaign. He had been vnry busy contacting various folks In the county, and had seemed In the best of health, making his sudden death a distinct shock to his many friends. Rev. Edge of the Methodist church was to conduct the funera services with burial to be at Lu- Verne. Fishing Season Opens May 15th Five o'clock a. m. Friday, May 15, officially opens the fishing sea son on all but three kinds of fish certain lakes excepted. All game fish may be lawfully taken except that small and largemouth black bass and catfish may not be taken until June 16th and in the Mississippi River and Missouri River, catfish, northern pike or pickerel may Be taken at any time of the year. Rock and sand sturgeon may be taken from the border river* only between August 1st and December 1st. In the following water*, rock bass, black bass, crappie, bluegil! or sunfish may not be caught until June 15th: in Trumbull Lake and Lost Island Lake in Clay county; Spirit Lak«, East and Weat Okoboji Lakes, Upper and Lower Gar Lake*, Mlnnewashta Lake, Silver Lake and Swan Lake in Dickinson county; Tuttle Lake and Iowa Lake in Emmet county; Crystal Lake in Hancock county; Medium Lake, Silver Lake and Lost Island Lafc« in Palo Alto county; and Cornelia Lake in Wright county. Lake Wapeilo in Davis county will be open for fishing on June 15th on all kind* of game fish. The *»Mon on trout opened April 15th. Bad Cheek Charge Kelsay Burti*. Algona, wan givwi a sentence ol 10 days in jail, and eight day* of Uw tini« was suspended, on a cb*rg« of pawing bad check*, last Saturday. Burti* appeared before Justice P. A. Danion. Toe check w«* Usued to Lease Mrs. Thomas Lee Rites Saturday Funeral services for Mrs. Thomas Lee of this city were held on Saturday morning at 9 o'clock ai St. Cecelia's church. Rev. T. J Davern officiated. Burial was made In the Catholic cemetery Mrs. Lee died Thursday evening following an Illness since July. The cause of her death wa* cancer. Mary I. Babcock Lee was born October 6, 1884, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Babcock, in Carmen, Illinois. She was married to Thomas Lee about 20 years ago Nine years ago, they moved to Algona where Mr. Lee was employed as a painter by Alex Nielsen. For about a year they lived In Miami Florida, returning here last fall Beside her husband, Mrs. Lee is survived by three brothers and one sister In Dallas City, Illinois, and another sister in Miami, Florida One sister preceded her in death Mr. Lee is a step-uncle of W. A Barry. Many Planting New Shelterbelts Irvington: Many farmer* were busy the past week setting out new shrubbery and evergreen trees re placing old ones which did not survive the winter. The Chinese elm which is new to this part of the country I* being used by many Or Was It Just The Heat? After reading last Thursday 1 . Advance, stating that Harley Bartlett waa seen wearing a straw hat on Tuesday of la*t week, Thi* item WM of more than ordinary interest, «o we tent a Photographer out to get a plc- tttjy of Barley «n4 the bat BufrHHarfey t«U* us that he won no straw hat laat Tuesday, Mr any other Tuesday. In fact be ha* never owaad a *traw hat. Sit now we an wandering If it wa* * case o/M or KiwtoTow'* CaWn, on the part of the reporter. Fairmont Publisher Will Speak Locally Fairmont Publisher Speak At High School Gym Major Arthur M. Nelaon, Fairmont, Minn., newspaperman, .will deliver the principal address at the annual Community club meeting, on Wednesday evening In the high school gym. Mr. Nelson, pictured above, Is a widely known publisher and civic leader. ADD EXTRA MAN TO NIGHT FORCE OF CITY POLICE ^•'v •. Bandstanft Question Up Paving Work Begins The annual meeting of the Alona Community Club will be held n Wednesday evening, starting at :30 o'clock with a dinner. In the gymnasium of the new high school. Major Arthur M. Nelson, publlsh- r of the Fairmont, Minn., Dally entinel, will be' the guest speaker f the evening. Major Nelson is a ormer lowan, and at present one f the outstanding publishers of the middle west. The dinner will be served by the 'resbyterlan aid, starting at 6:30 'clock. Musical numbers will be ffered during the meal, and the rogram will follow immediately, lie session will conclude with the nnual report of the president, M. 3. Norton, and secretary, D. E. Dewel. Following that the election of dl- ectors for the coming year will ake place. Committees In Charge Tickets were on sale the fore part of this week to all Algona business men, their employees, and profes- ilonal men, at 25 cents each. The dinner Itself is costing the club more than that, and the tickets will not cover the cost of the meal, so everyone is assured of both a fine banquet and an interesting pro- tram, which is expected to termin- kte by 9 p. m. R. J. Harrington, assisted by a committee of hi* own selection, is conducting the ticket sale. The banquet program Is In charge of J. D. Lowe, R. H. Miller and C. R. LaBarre. R. B. Waller and F. E. Kent have arranged for the banquet itself. T. H. Chris- chilles, Lyle Reynolds and R. O BJustrom are the nominating committee for new directors, and H. L. Qllmore and Joel Herbst will .act as an auditing committee on the secretary-treasurer's report. A Big Tear Coming During the coming year, a num ber Of oMo ueveUHfinsnts are "er Algona city police force was approved by the city council, in ses slon last Thursday. M. G. Norton, president of th< Algona Community club, and D. E Dewel, secretary, appeared bcfon the council, along with Ben Hill steadt, local merchant, and suggest ed that extra help might result In apprehension of the burglars wh have been on a rampage off am on for several months. C. F. Specht, mayor, and Frank Green, city marshal, were to selec the new night man to assist H. A Van Alstyni, night marshal. Work on the new State stree paving may start any time now city officials stated. The Amade Paving Co. of Des Molnes has been /(ranted a short stay of operations but will begin by not later thar the middle of the month, it wa stated. It might possibly get unde way this week. And, last but not least, the band stand question came to the fore with delegates from the Munlclpa Band on hand. The court nous lawn lost the bandstand last week and the county fathers do not seem to relish having it there any longer In the ballot printed below, sug gested places for location of a new bandstand are listed. Please fill I your choice, mail or bring it to thi paper, and the poll will be tabulat ed and turned in for the specla consideration of the council nex Thursday evening (this week) when that body meets in a special ses sion. Swea City Boy, 10, Called by Death Swea City: Junior Knutsen, ag 10, died suddenly at the Coleman hospital In Estherville, following ar operation for appendicitis. Hi death was unexpected and a sever shock to the entire community. He is survived by his parents Mr. and Mrs. Leon Knutsen, hi sisters, Jeanette, Betty and Janice and one brother, two months old. Funeral services were held at th Immanuel Lutheran church with Rev. R. C. Swanson in charge. Th burial was at Graettinger, forme: home of the Knutsen family. 2 Teams Crow Shooters Busy Ralph Miedke and Cecil McGinnis are rival captains of two team* of local sportsmen engaged in a crow shoot, under the auspice* of the Algona unit of the Kossuth Conservation League. In addition to crows, foxes will count 25 points, fox pup 10, crow 5, young crow 3, and crow eggs 2. Sunday, J. D. Lowe and several other men on Miedke's side, bagged seven foxe*. To TERMED WORST COUNTY MOTOR CAR ACCIDENT r T ^ _ Mrs. Art Look, Herbert , 2 Daughters Killed 5 OTHERS HURT AT INTERSECTION In the flicker of an eyelash, Saturday evening about 6:30 o'clock, eath In its most terrible form truck at two LuVerne families, aklng the lives of four people and tadly injuring four more. In one of he worst automobile collisions in Cossuth county's history. The dead: Mrs. Arthur Look, 52, LuVerne. Herbert Will, 45, LuVerne. Lois Will, 19, LuVerne. Jeanette Will, 8, LuVerne. The injured: Howard Barton, LuVerne. Paul Will, Robert Will, Harvey Will and Shritey Will, LuVerne. The accident occurred three miles west and two miles north of Lu- Verne, at an intersection of coun- y roads. The John Bormann farm tome Is a short distance from the corner. There were no trees or other obstructions on the corner, ind the Intersection offered an un- mmpered view. One Possible Reason One possible reason for the accident has been advanced. It Is recalled that there was slight moisture In the air Saturday afternoon, and it was cool enough so that this moisture did, in many cases, have tendency to condense on the windshields of cars. If this happened to one or both of the LuVerne cars, it might have offset the fact that the corner offers an unobstructed view, in all directions. Piecing together details of the tragedy, Dr. R. A. Evans, county coroner, gave the following Inform- atlon. '..,= , The Look car, driven by Howard Barton, young man in the employ ot Art Look, with Mrs.. Look •» ». passenger, was going east. The' Will car, driven by Mr. Will, with his six children as passengers, going south. The collision civic action. .. Ballot*'will be distributed to each person present. There ara 10 old directors, five of whom are to be reelected, and the names of 10 new nomlneees will be presented of whom five more are to he elect cd. The five old and five new wll comprise the board for the coming year. The new board will select the president for the coming yenr and the secretary. Banquet .Menu The menu for the banquet, as announced by the ladies serving the meal, will include ham loaf, scalloped potatoes, baked beans, jelly, pickles, coffee, rolls, butter, and fruit cake with whipped cream for dessert. Ask 2 Popcorn Stands to Move Notice has been served on the two popcorn stands located on the sidewalks, In the business section, to vacate, it was stated here this week. The two stands effected by the ilty order are those of Dore Freeh and George Shaddick. It was understood that the county had declared George could move his stand to the north side of the corner on which he is located at present. Speaking of moving things, a number of local merchants who have undergone Saturday afternoon berenades from the loudspeaking «yat«in located on the top of a building on State street, are also wondering why action is not taken. They have classified it by some very uncomplimentary terms, within our reporter's hearing, and we dare not repeat their remarks, but we sort of gathered they did not fancy the idea. 2 Cars Wrecked Near Bancroft Bancroft: Last Wednesday night an accident occurred northwest of town life** Ui« Heiiry Fox farm. Two car* collided Injuring the two occupants of one of the cars and wrecking both machine*. James and Helen Fox were in one car, and Alfred Jergenson was in the other. Mis* Fox suffered cut* on the face and one shoulder was injured. LuVerne Youth, 17, On Suspended Term Glentin Zentlau, from near Lu- Verne, a youth of about 17, entered a plea of guilty to a charge of forgery before Judge James A. Deland, at Storm Lake, last week. He was sentenced to 10 years at hard labor at Anamosa, but the sentence was suspended and the youngster paroled to the board of parole. His companion in the check passing, John Smith, 20, was given 10 year* at hard labor—and no fooling, he wasn't paroled. Barn, Corn Crib Burn At Bancroft Bancroft: A fire occurred at the Peter Mathia* form on Thursday morning. Mr. Mathia* wa* burning some corn stalk* when the wind suddenly changed, blowing the burning stalk* into the barn. The volunteer "ire department came at once but the blaze was out of control. The barn and corn crib were destroyed. Burt Girl Hurt Burt: Mary Lee Peters received a painful cut on the knee Tuesday afternoon when Francis Rlebboff, who wa» riding a bicycle, accidentally ran Into ber at school. over end Into the ditch at th«' southeast side of the corner. The Will car, a Durant sedan, burst open like a 'iox dropped on one corner. The V V111 family wa* scattered on all sides of the machine, presenting a pitiful spectacle as rescuers rushed to the scene from the Bormann home. ^-^ . ftfrs. Look Died First. ^IS^ Mrs. Look, riding 1n the Ford"" coupe, was fatally injured, fihe > passed away before medical aid reached the scene of the accident. Mr, Will and, his two daughters, . Lois and Jeanette, were* W»h«5* tov the Kossuth hospital. Algona. The" trio died in a few hours. Mr. Will suffered a hemorrhage of the lungs. Lois died from a cerebral hemorrhage, and Jeanette from a hemorrhage of the abdomen. Mrs. Look succumbed as a result of a basal fracture of the skull. The other Will children were injured in varying degrees. Shirley 2 year old daughter, was fighting for her life at a Fort Dodge hospital. Paul, Robert and Harvey were all treated in. Algona. Barton was only slightly injur- Coroner's Jury A coroner's jury consisting of John Kohlhaas, Duane Dewel and Arthur Ward, was picked, Sunday and they examined the scene of the accident. However, final decision was being held up until today or tomorrow, until a complete study of the accident could be made. Sunday, all during the day, car* stopped at the death corner. Both of the wrecked machines were still lying at the tragic spot where they stopped after the collision. They looked as though they had been struck by a train. It wa* the general opinion that the two cars were the most badly mashed ever witnessed by most of the people in the throng that gathered all day lone on Sunday, at the corner. How anyone escaped death is still a mystery, especially in the Will machine. The top was off, the body splintered into little bit*, and even the back seat was torn loose from the frame. Funeral Service* Funeral services for the Willa have been arranged for this afternoon (Tuesday) at 2 p. m. at the uerman Lutheran church Lu- Verne, with Rev. Wittenberg in charge. It will be a triple funeral Mrs. Look's funeral rite* will bo held Wednesday afternoon at the some church. Her father waa a former pastor of the church. Mrs. Will and Mr. Look were grief-stricken by the calamity, and ^L^ b ^! ***** .*» • sSt SHEEP IN ROAD ASE CAUSE OF SIDESWIPE As L. M. Miller of Ruthven waa driving east on highway 18, a short distance thia *id* of Seitonrb* started to pas* a machine driven by Alfred Johnson. Lauren*. Sunday morning. Some *he«p feeding at toe north side of the road jumped out onto the highway, causing Miller to ewerv. to tae right, andforcing the Johnson car Into the

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