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at week-end at a witches, in at sang a black the In salad. pie, for boys dining was a a a THE HIAWATHA THA DAILY WORLD According to U. S. Government Orders All Subscriptions Must Be Paid in Advance. county World, Weekly, $2 the Year, contains All News of 6 Daily Worlds.

Take Weekly if Living too Far Away for HIAWATHA, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 1922. I R'member A HAT WHEN YOU WERE SINGLE BUT WHAT A DIFFICULT JOB IT WAS PICK OUT NOW! YES WE'LL MADAM TAKE THAT (AW RIGHT, ONE DEAR (Copyright) HALLOWE'EN CELEBRATION TONIGHT- -RAIN OR SHINE When Hiawatha sets out to do a thing she will do it, rain or shine. That's the situation in regard to Halloween festivities tonight. Committee decided at noon today to go ahead with tonights program. If rain continues to fall, making parade impossible, celebration will be transferred to Auditorium, where everybody will be welcome.

There will be a good time, regardless of rain. 'Be at the Auditorium at 7, "prepared to Published Daily by Ewing Herbert, Editor, Owner. Entered as Second-class Matter Sept. 12, 1908, at Postoffice.at Hiawatha, under act of March 3, 1879. Wednesday probably fair BY CARRIER, $3.50 THE YEAR IN HIAWATHA; BY MAIL, $3 BROWN AND NEAR COUNTIES; $3.50 ELSEWHERE The Daily World Weather: Has More Readers in rising Brown County than Any Other temperature, Paper.

VOL. 15. NO. 46. DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY ROCK ISLAND OFFICIAL TOLD HORTON BUSINESS MEN TO RE COURTEOUS Several Horton men are behind a move to furnish the old Windsor hotel building in that town, for use exclusively of Rock Island shopmen.

It is said that furnishings for the hotel will cost more than $2,000. Horton shopmen who went out in strike are still "holding firm." It is said that many of them are of the opinion that Rock Island has played its last cardthat no further efforts will be made to get them to return to their old jobs in the shops. Good many Horton citizens continue to show indifference toward new shop workers. At noonday meeting of Kiwanis club, Monday, Assistant Chief Engineer Ford of the Rock Island, was principal speaker. Mr.

Ford spoke planly about the way certain Horton people are treating shop workers. Mr. Fords criticism was not well received, it is said. Mr. Ford said he deplored position of business men.

He said the new shopmen had come to stay; that business men, citizens in general, should make up their minds to be courteous to them, just as they have been to old employes in years gone by. Some of Mr. Fords remarks were so severe it is said that a good many business men became so mad they refused to meet the speaker after he had finished his talk. Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 1, Rock Island will charge shopmen $1 a day for board.

This will cause many to search for other boarding places. Many of them will find sleeping, boarding places up town. DEATHS Courtin-D. S. Courtin died at his home in Huron, Saturday afternoon, Oct.

21. He was the youngest son of Richard and Nancy Courtin. Mr. Courtin has been suffering with Brights disease for about 4 years. He was well known in his community, was liked by all.

He leaves to mourn his loss 2 brothers, a sister, his wife, family, a host of relatives and friends. The funeral was held Tuesday afternoon at the St. Marys church in Purcell. His brother, James Courtin, sonin-law, August Fiene, from Smith Center, his son Will from Franklin, came to attend the funeral. Funk--John Funk, 82 years old, died Sunday evening, Oct.

29, at his home 2 miles west of Oneida. Mr. Funk is survived by 5 children, as follows: Mrs. O. L.

Schmick, Hiawatha; A. L. Funk, who lives in Idaho; James Funk, Seneca; Mrs. Byron Graves, Oneida. There are 2 brothers -Abe, who lives in Kelley; Sam, of Sioux City, Ia.

Mr. Funk came to Kansas 50 years ago, lived all of the time on the farm near Oneida where he died. He was born in Ohio, served as soldier in Civil war. Funeral gervices will be held Wednesday afternoon from the Christian church in Oneida. WEDDINGS Haefner-Germann Miss Elizabeth Bell, Allen Charles Germann were married in Flint, Saturday.

Oct. 21. The groom is a Kansas boy. He is only son of Mr. and Mrs.

E. H. Germann, who now lives in Canton, O. He was honor student in Hiawatha High school, later graduating from University of Chicago. He is now head of the foreign department of the Dort Motor at Flint.

GENERAL ADV. NEWS Public Sale. John Wenger will hold a public sale at his farm, miles southeast of Powhattan, Thursday, Nov. 2, at 2 o'clock. Apples.

Apples. Cider apples and winter apples at the Ruehlen orchard, mile north of town on Fourth street. Notice to M. W. A.

All members of the degree team having a uniform are requested to be present Friday evening, Nov. 3. Those who cannot drill with the team turn in their uniforms. By order of the camp. New Arrivals.

Blue and White Enamel Wash Pans, large size. 75c China Decorated Salad Fine assortment of Frech Candies, pound. and 35c Semi Cut Glassware, fine variety, at. 60c, 75c See the new Pictures. 10c to 90c -Wagy Variety Store.

THE WEATHER Weather: Wednesday probably fair with rising temperature. TEMPERATURE Min. Max. Sunday, Oct. 29.......

51 75 Monday, Oct. 30....... 53 58 Tuesday, Oct. 31....... 52 54 Rainfall .35 The Brown WHAT THEY SAY George Dodson: In a day or 2 I will have a good news item for you.

Note: George, that sounds like Old Stuff. Ed Hiller: I saw "Bringing Up Father" in Kansas City. It's on the order of an old fashioned musical comedy. Joe Gibbs: John Shetter, just back from Morrill, is limping. Some of his friends are saying that he got caught in a wolf trap.

Ed Smith: After looking at a picture of an evangelist printed in an exchance one is reminded of the old lady who, seeing a rhinocerous for 1st time, observed, "My, ain't he plain." Mart Parks: Talked on telephone Monday with father and mother who are in Kentucky. I heard them as distinctly as if they had been talking in Willis. They are having a good time. O. R.

Meyers: I asked Helvern why he didn't have his picture on his cards. He said if he was as good looking as the 2 candidates for district judge he sure would. Advertisement. A. R.

Andrews. Helvern deserves a great deal of credit on the clean race he is making. He doesn't believe in throwing mud as some of the candidates do. He will get a lot of votes for county attorney on Nov. 7.

Advertisement. Frank Morrill: Our apple crop was disappointment. About as much hard work as usual, however. Hot weather caused a big loss of Jonathans that fell. Prices this year were low.

Our crop totaled, all kinds of apples, about 12,000 bushels. A Banker: The talk that paved roads will confiscate the farmers property is silly. A lot of the farmers wealth is confiscated by the co-operative stores, elevators, similar enterprises he puts his money in. He could save enuf to build paved roads all over the United States it he kept his money out of such investments for a few years. G.

W. Irving: Owing to the rain there was no meeting of the taxpayers organization in October, but one will be held Nov. 4. The state tax levy is less per thousand than last year, saving from $4,500 to 000 in every county in the state. 50 of the most populous counties now have taxpayer organizations.

Remember the date and show your loyalty by being there as we have some important questions to take up. C. W. Good: In reply to an inquiry about the show for Thursday we have this telegram: "Kansas City, Oct. 27.

To the Auditorium, Hiawatha, Kans. We are playing Bringing Up Father this week to capacity business. Best satisfaction any dollar show this season. Best popular priced show playing Kansas City in years. Better than average $2.50 K.

Sherlock, Mgr. Grand Theatre." There are 24 people in this company and they have a car of their own special scenery. Prices here 50c to $1. Ewing Herbert: I would like to vote against any candidate who says he isn't in favor of paved roads, that they are confiscatory, etc. Such a man is ignorant--doesn't know what he should.

Mud roads cost more than paved roads. They take more of the farmers money than paved roads. A paved road can be built, paid for, with the use of it, within 20 years for $25 to $50 a year. No land owner in Brown county is so poor he can't afford paved roads. He can't afford mud roads, if he would just figure the cost to him of dirt roads which are mud roads in bad weather.

Whenever rain falls' the farmer and his family are shut in, are lonesome on the farm. The towns are deserted. No business is done. Yet where roads are paved business goes on as usual in bad weather. The farmer transacts his business in town, hauls his grain, has time from his farm work, account of wet weather to go any where paved roads will take him.

Klan Meeting For Men. There will be an open meeting under auspices of Hiawatha Ku Klux Klan Thursday even.ing, Nov. 2, at 8 o'clock, in old Postoffice hall. A national speaker of the Ku Klux Klan will explain the principles of the Klan. All men of Hiawatha and vicinity are cordially invited.

The same speaker will hold a meeting in Robinson Friday evening, Nov. 3. Advertisement. Daily Delivery DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY IN A SOCIAL WAY There will be old fashioned dance at Electrie park tonight. Old fashioned dance at Postoffice hall Wednesday evening.

Owner of lost kid glove can recover same by phoning Mutual 387: Miss Clara Zimmerman, photographer, over Angles market. Mrs. J. L. Shadel will go to Florida to spend the winter with friends.

Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Yaussi, Mrs.

E. Dupont drove to Ottawa Thursday to visit relatives. Ladies Aid of the Reformed church will meet Wednesday afternoon at the Parish house. Sunday, warm summer day; woman on street wearing a fur coat. Monday, light rain.

A pretty Hiawatha miss got a spanking recently in a grocery store where she is employed. Mrs. V. H. Bantleon, of Kansas City, returned to her home Monday after visiting her parents, Mr.

and Mrs. Herb Davis. Mrs. J. R.

Moyer underwent serious operation at Hiawatha hospital Monday, Dr. Forgrave, of St. Joseph, operating surgeon. Mr. and Mrs.

C. A. Harpster, Mr. and Mrs. Newt Reynolds, Mrs.

L. A. Neff went to Leavenworth Monday to attend Shrine ceremonial. Mr. and Mrs.

Ernest Davis, twin daughters Thelma Dora, Irene Cora, of Kansas City, were guests the Frank Burns home. The Kelly Art Embroidery club meet 2, Thursday, Nov. with Mrs. J. K.

Angle, 515 Kansas Ave. "Sab- bath" is word for the Mrs. H. N. Derrick will entertain the Altruist class at an all day meeting at her home, Friday, Nov.

3. Each lady bring one article of food. Mr. and Mrs. Mahon, have bot the Wilson store Pow- hattan.

Account of Mr. Wilsons health Wilsons will locate in New Mexico. Miss Effie Nigus, who has been working for Tom D. Smith for the past 8 years, will be his regular stenographer. She has made a specialty of abstracting of titles.

Mrs. Moyer, in Hiawatha hospital, was resting Tuesday morning as well as could be expected, altho she 13 2 very sick woman. For a time her life was almost despaired of. Mrs. Clem Clemetson, who has been with her husband in St.

Joseph during his operation at Ensworth hospital, came home Tuesday. Mr. Clemetson is getting along nicely. Mr. and Mrs.

C. S. Cook, George, Hank Cook, of Grantville, are visiting Mr. and Mrs. E.

F. Hohnbaum, Miss Lena Hohnbaum, Mrs. A. Collier. Mrs.

Cook is a sister of the Hohnbaums. Miss Hazel Kinzie will leave Wednesday morning for Van Tassel, where she will become principal of a school. Miss Kinzie has made fine success as teacher in Brown county. She has lots of pluck along with her ability as teacher. Wednesday evening there will be a meeting of members, friends of Reformed church in the Parish house to organize a social club.

All who approved the move at the social last Thursday evening, all who are interested, are asked to come. There is now an ideal place for such gatherings to make them enjoyable, helpful. Open House at Parish House. Members of Reformed church will keep open house at the Parish house Thursday afternoon, evening. Everyone in the community is invited to come, see this beautiful building that has been built with the hope that it will be used continually for the pleasand profit of the entire communlure ity.

Whether you are an attendant of this church or not, you are invited to come Thursday to see this gift of which the Reformed church people are so proud. La Grange Social Club. Mrs. Dewin Ziller was hostess to the La Grange club, Friday afternoon, Oct. 20.

16 ladies were present. The guests were Mrs. Clyde Walters, Mrs. Bert Ham, Mrs. Nyfeler, Miss Kizzie Nyfeler, Miss Margaret, Edith Mae Feller.

Mrs. Herbert Stoltenberg presided. After the business meeting the THE YEAR guests participated in several contests. The afternoon was pleasantly spent with visiting, sewing. Mrs.

Ham, the Misses Feller assisted Mrs. Ziller in serving chicken sandwiches, pickles, vegetable ice cream, cake, coffee. The next meeting will be Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 1, with Mrs. W.

E. Hibarger. Respond to roll call with current event. Remember flower fund. 11.

0. A. Party. "the 11. A.

club gave delightful Halloween party, Thursday evening, Oct. 26, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Adcock. Husbands of the members were guests of honor.

The rooms were prettily decorated. the living room autumn leaves, flowers were used, while eats peeped thru the curtains. In room ribbons of black and yellow hung in festoons from the chandeliers, black cats. witches were everywhere. A fine musical program given by Mr.

and Mrs. Ben Rake, La Vern Adcock, Vivian Barnum. Rook was played. Hamburger sandwiches, pumpkin pie with whipped cream, cake, coffee were served. The next club meeting will be Thursday afternoon, Nov.

9, with Mrs. Chas. Huffman. Members are requested to bring scissors, thimble. C.

H. Janes School Picnic. -Geneva Cloud. Dist. 32 Social Club.

The 6A grade of the Janes school held a picnic Pricers grove Wednesday afternoon. They were celebrating because they had high perof centage attendance, no tardy marks the first 6 weeks. The committees were refreshment, game, fire. H. Weltmer took his car, took Mrs.

Richards, the girls, the things to eat. Most of the boys walked. When go there we looked nuts, leaves. We found many beautful leaves, but few nuts. Nellie Mayfield brot her guitar.

Some of the who were too bashful to play the games sat behind tree, songs. The boys found an old cultivator, took Mrs. Richards a ride on it. Then they pushed it in the creek. The refreshment committee served the supper cafeteria style.

The supper consisted of wienies, buns, pickles, deviled eggs, fruit and cake. Each person brot potato and an egg to roast. After supper, played games until almost 5:30. We walked home, very tired but The club met Thursday, Oct. 26, with Mrs.

James Chase. There were 17 members, 10 children present. The subject for the day was "Care of Clothing." Opened program by singing America. Each member answered roll call with a suggestion on the care of clothing. Mrs.

Dave Hayes read a paper on "The Clothes Mrs. Earl Davis one on "Care of Clothes in the Laundry." General discussion of the subject followed. Mrs. Homer Hiskey, Mra. Dave Hixson, Mrs.

Charles Dilling were appointed as sick committee. Mrs. Charles VanDalsem, Mrs. Charles McKim as committee to find place of meeting. Each member is urged to be present as much as possible as these meetings are proving to be very interesting, helpful.

The hostess assisted by her daughter and Mrs. French McPherson served refrehments of pumpkin pie, doughnuts, salted nuts, coffee. Next meeting will be with Mrs. James Carr, Nov. 9.

Answer roll call with favorlite picture your home, why you like Halloween Social. The Asbury Community club held its annual Hallowe'en social at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Koelliker Oct. 26.

Their beautiful home was especially attractive with dimmed lights, Hallowe'en decorations. Most of the guests came masked, were met by ghosts who escorted them to the house where they were met by a clown who gave them a handshake they will remember for a long time. Shortly after the arrival of the guests they were invited to the basement to inspect the land of horrors. Each one slid down stairs, landed with a bounce on some springs. The basement was filled with ghostly horrors of every description.

After returning from the basement the guests were unmasked in turn by the hostess. Mrs. Warner Pape, dressed a8 gypsy fortune teller, woll prize for best makeup. Mrs. H.

Palmer won prize for most comical makeup. Urban Moore won prize for guessing the The most persons masked. guests then enjoyed guessing contests, other amusements, after which refreshments of pumpkin doughnuts, apples, fresh cider were served by the hostess assisted by refreshment committee. At a late hour the guests departed, thanking Mr. and Mrs.

Koelliker for one of the most pleasant evenings ever spent by the club. -Club Reporter. J. we day. a HERBERT COREY, FAMOUS WRITER, HERE MONDAY In the past ten years everyone has become familiar with the name of Herbert Corey.

He is undoubtedly the best known of the American War Correspondents and his brilliant and original style has won him an unique position in the newspaper and magazine work. For the past two years he has been working under a "roving" commission for a syndicate of big newspapers, permitted to go anywhere he desired to write on any subject, with the whole world as his Herbert Corey. field. He has just recently returned from Mexico, where he spent several months, writing of conditions there. He has.

done considerable public speaking in the East, and is a wonderfully interesting speaker. This is his first appearance as a speaker in this territory. Probably no man in the country has a wider viewpoint or is better able to speak on any subject of national interest. He has a very large and varied fund of personal experience. Herbert Corey will be the first number on the High School Lecture course.

Lecture will be given at Auditorium Monday evening, Nov. 6, at 8 o'clock. COMING EVENT3 Tuesday, Oct. 31-Hallowe'en Carnival. Thursday, Nov.

up Father," Auditorium. Monday, Nov. 6-First number of the High School lecture course. Corey. Tuesday, Nov.

7-General Election. Friday, Saturday, Nov. 10, 11-American Legion Auxiliary play, "All Aboard," Auditorium. SOCIAL AND PERSONAL Lettuce at the Greenhouse. Jones, coal, both phones 94.

Bran and gray shorts at Chandlers. Hargis Funeral Home. Both phones. Kohlers shoe store has an elevated place for cashiers office. Morrises Big 60 tankage at Chandlers.

Carl Wells has clear right-of-way to be postmaster at Sabetha. Violets and carnations at the Greenhouse. Earl Fischer say there is nothing in report that he will move to California. Genuine old process oil meal at Chandlers. People generally agree with John Kale on proposed telephone consolidation.

Minnesota Ohios are best for seed or Don't forget the Methodist election dinner and supper at Auditorium, Nov. 7. Pink, white and yellow chrysanthemums at the Greenhouse. Somebody 'tore down 6 or 7 mail boxes on the Leavenworth road. That is a penitentiary offense.

The tulip and hyacinth bulbs are now here. -Greenhouse. Rev. Geo. L.

Rose and party will begin a series of revivals, Nov. 5, at Memorial hall, Sabetha. When you think of coal, think of Jones. Both phones 94. Mondays rain killed all trade in Hiawatha.

Mud roads cost enuf every rainy day to build paved roads. White Loaf or C. B. C. flour, every sack -Chandlers.

At Morrill station 365 cars of live stock were shipped out during year 1922, while 192 were shipped in. Genuine 'medium crushed oyster shell, $1.25 sack at Chandlers. Rev. A. M.

Reitzel is able to stand up straight without having pain. He had severe rounds with lumbago. Irish Cobbler potatoes are fine cookers, large and firm. $1.50 a 2- bushel sack. Guaranteed to please FOLKS PRAISE ABDALLAH SHRINE BAND Abdallah Shrine band, 40 pieces, under direction of William Harnack, gave 3 concerts Sunday, Monday in Leavenworth.

Sunday afternoon concert was in the open before crowd of about 2,000. Mondays concerts were given in Abdallah Temple. There was a ceremonial. There were good many Hiawatha Shriners, their wives in attendance at the festivities. Mrs.

H. C. Wheeler said: "Mr. Harnack excelled himself as band director in his Shrine band concerts at Leavenworth Sunday, Monday, It was wonderful the way he handled that band. Never saw Mr.

Harnack show his musical ability to better advantage than he did in the Leavenworth concerts." SOCIAL AND PERSONAL New soft shell English Grocery. George Murray is living in St. Joseph. Minnesota Red River Ohios are better, George Norris, who walks with a cane like a Kentucky colonel, says that Old Man Lumbago is a rough old devil. Try a sack of Irish Cobblers.

2 bushels only $1.50 at Chandlers. Albert Baker has a mean cut on his face. "While coon hunting Monday night he ran into a barbed wire fence. Take your abstracts to Tom D. Smith for redating and examination.

Both phones. I redate old abstracts and make new D. SMITH, Bonded Abstracter. Both phones. A.

E. Crane, Republican speakerand a good one--will make speech in Powhattan Wednesday night. A tire for $12. The same material used in this tire as in the Goodyear full size and jet black.Edgerton Tire Shop. Dr.

Clemens Rucker, of Sabetha, will leave for Europe to study and attend clinics, and will be absent from his office from Nov. 18 to Feb. 15. Potatoes. Remember we handle only the best grade of the best kind money can buy, genuine Red River Minnesota Early Ohios.

Chandlers..

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