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Seneca County courier-journal. (Seneca Falls, N.Y.) 1902-1944, December 01, 1927, Image 3

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THE SENECA CiDUNTY COURIER-JOURNAL The Courier Journal SENECA FAL: ^ dvcrtl^^tjg Mediu.t. the County Ifh.' Railroat^ .me Table. ,fter Sunday. Jat 3rd, 1936, trains will pass Seneca V a s as follows ; WKBTWARD ress6:25 a x )ss.«••••• 8:>1 m A o c o m l * : J 0 » x :pr«SH 4 :OBHt .. 3 -Mrit !• ARTWAPD Aceem .. ..6 35 A ess. 0 13 A (Jen P a s s A e e n t N ew Y o rk If your Grange or local club or you individually are interested in debating, send to the state col­ lege of agriculture at Ithaca for a Cornell bulletin which gives many good suggestions. Ask for F 149. Dr. George Sincerbaux, presi­ dent of the Auburn Rotary Club, spoke Tuesday noon at the R o ­ tary meeting at the Hotel Gould, outlining plans for the meeting of Rotary International at Miinnea- opolis next June. jlivMS of the 'ToiQji The barge canal closed yester- 'day for the season. Uncle Ab says that well-chos- ■en books are friends who never ■disappoint use. Cards have been received here announcing the marriage of Miss Julia Badgley, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. N. K. Badgley, former residents of Seneca Falls, and Stanley W. Wasson of Paint­ ed Post. The ceremony took place on Thanksgiving Day. The village fathers will hold their first meeting in the new municipal building next Monday evening. During 1926, New York state spent more than any other state in the union except Pennsylvania on its state highways. M. J. VanHouten has been chosen as chairman of the good roads committee of the New York State Automoble Association. The amount of milk produced for each cow in the United States in 1916 was 3700 pounds ; in 1921 it was 4000, and in 1926 it was 4700 pouuds. Christmas Club checks are now being disbursed by the Seneca County Trust Company and the Seneca Falls Savings Bank and are proving most welcome and acceptable. . Funeral services were held on Monday for James Lamurglia, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Mich­ ael Lamurglia of 32 Ridge street. Burial was made in St. Columb- kill cemetery. Pocahontas Lodge, No. '211, F. & A. M ., will hold a card party and smoker in Masonic Temple on Thursday evening, December 8th. Entertai>iment will be provided. Sagola Temple, No. 82, Pyth­ ian Sisters, will hold a tureen supper Tuesday evening, Dec­ ember 6th, in Pythian hall, fol­ lowed by the regular meeting and election of officers. Seneca Grange, No. 44, will hold its installation of officers Saturday evening, December 3rd Juvenile officers will be installed at the same time. O. J. Ander­ son, master of Seneca County Pomona Grange, will be the in­ stalling officer. Following the meeting, a social session will be held and light refreshments will be served. Salem Town Chapter, No. 173, R. A. M ., will hold a banquet in Masonic Temple Friday evening at 6 :30, served by the ladie.s of the Eastern Stars. C. Tracy Stagg of Ithaca, past grand high priest of the Royal Arch Chapter of New York State, will be the honor guest and will speak. Music will be furnished by the Salem Town Chapter Quartette, Following the dinner, the Royal Arch degree will be conferred on a class of candidates. At the fourth session of the C. E. Institute held at the Waterloo Presbyterian Church, Monday evening Rev. Cyril Winkworth of the Waterloo Methodist Epis­ copal Church was the speaker. His theme was “ Cooperation.” Rev. I. Scherpenisse, of the Dutch Reformed Church of Tyre led during the devotional period. Judge George P\. Bodine of W at­ erloo is scheduled to speak on December 5th. Miss Elizabeth Dilmore. of Seneca Falls, will have charge of the devotional period. The last speaker on Monday, December 12th, will be Rev. Ward B, Flaxington of Oaks Corners. AUTO LICENSES. Unless automobile owners ap­ plying for renewal of registration for 1928 submit with their appli­ cations positive proof of owner­ ship there may be delay at 'the issuing offices. Those who pre­ sent the stub attached to the reg­ istration certiffcate for the current year have -no trouble in securing a 1928 certificate and the new plates. One of the 1927 laws amends the Highway Law by requiring proof of ownership. This was designed as a check on automo- mile thefts. If the car owner who applies for registration has lost his 1927 renewal stub he may secure a duplicate stub, if he acts at once. On and after December 27th the owner, without a dupli­ cate, A ill be required to present a bill ot sale or certificate of pur­ chase, indicating that ownership is in his name. All who own automobiles are aware that the 1927 number plates may not be used on their cars after December 31st, and that plates for 1928 must be dis­ played if the cars are to be driven on January ist and thereafter. Each issuing office of the Bureau of Motor Vehicles employs a force sufficient to meet all ordin­ ary demanos for registration with­ out confusion, or delay. Reports indicate that in many districts only a small portion of car own­ ers have presented their applica­ tions. Unless cars are reregis­ tered before the closing day of the year the lagging owner can blame no one but himself for any inconvenience that may be caus­ ed by last minute congestion in the issuing office. Richman’s All Wool Clothes. Suits, Topcoats, Overcoats, and Tuxedos at $22.50 each. Extra pants $6.00. Small de­ posit necessary. I will be in Seneca Falls every Tuesday. A phone call, 277-J, will bring me to your home. D i e d r i c h K . W i l l e r s . Hard Luck I ridded. Betty was lamenting to her-aunt the Bact that she only had one grandfather while h e r little frien d had tw o . Her aunt tried to reconcile her by say­ ing one grandfather was in heaven, to which sha replied: \Oh dear. I've had awful luck with ray grandfathers; one Is in heaven and the other one Is lama..’* Modem Plowing, la the United Kingdom steam plow* tag Is generally carried on on the double engine system, introduced by John Fowler In 1865. The most Imr proved plow In the United States con­ sists of large engines drawing behind them a number of plows, sometlmsi povering a space of thirty feet. Chinese Embroidery Threads. \Women should not be given books la which to hide their embroidery threads,” said Chang Chih-Tung, th« old viceroy of China, some yeais ago. When asked to open a school for wom­ en in his province. Now there ar* 4,000 woman students in elementary, high, and normal schools in this ■rovince alone. Has a Hard Tlitio, Someone is quoted as having said that of all the letters In the alphabet \E” l 3 the most unfortunate, \becauss It Is always out of cash, always debt, never out of danger, and In hell all the time.” It Is also the most fra- Quently used let'er In the alphabet, taeneraTizatloHA Impossrible. The truth Is that age and power of achievement cannot be linked sweeping generalities. It all depends upon the Individual. One man may reach his highest mental pov/ers fore thirty and then decline, just one man will reach his greatest phys­ ical strength before forty and then begin going: downhill, while the mind of another may be most active at sixty or seventy. D. A. R. MEET. Cold storage should be used to preserve fruit intended for late market rather than as a resting place for inferior fruit that should not be marketed, at least not dur­ ing the period of heavy produc- A class of candidates will be initiated at the next meeting of Seneca Falls Lodge, No. 992, B. P. O. Elks, on Tuesday even­ ing, December 6th. After the meeting, a roast pig supper will be served. Sa-Ga-Ye-Wat Ha Chapter, Daughters of-the American Rev- oluton, held their regular month­ ly meeting, Tuesday, November 29th at the home of Mrs. Edward L. Guion, South Park street. The rrieeting was called to or­ der by the regent) Miss Blanche Daniels, “ America” was sung and the Lord’s Prayer said, led by the chaplin, Mrs. Rheua W. Medden. ' , Before the regular business, the regent gave a lesson on the Flag, the study of which all chapters are asked to' make this year. About thirty-four members were present. The program was in charge of Miss Nora Daniels. Keuka Lake The Auburn Ritchen Band, q-jg adjoining districts were consisting of eighteen, pieces, will | t}j{^ subjects of an interesting ar­ ticle presented by her. Mrs. H. D. Knight read a detailed de>:- cri[>tion on the life of Jemina First idea of Steam Flowing. The idea of the use of engiiies and Bachinery to plow the ground seeina to have orl ’mated with David Rani^- sey and Thomas Wildgoo''- in 1618, but the motive power they proposed use I b not quite clear. FYancl* Moore In 1769 first attempted to us* the steam engine for this purpose. The history of practical steam plow­ ing dates from the invention of Fowt or. assisted by Smith, in 1854. give a musical entertainment Fri day evening at the First Baptist church parlors. This band cele­ brated throughout Central New York has played numerous times in Aubivn, Syracuse, Geneva, I (h-acia Redcleft read about the Vfiikinson. Mr.s. Garnscy told ibout Keiif’a College and Mrs. T h e Presbyterian K ing’s Daughters wi'l h'dd their Christ­ mas bazaar December 6th and 7th, Luncheons will be served on December 6th, and on Decem­ ber 7th a c’ icken pie s u p p e r will be the attraction. Holy Cross Church of Ovid will hold a benefit b azaar in Col­ umbus Hall, Ovid, December 1st, 2nd and 3rd. An entertain­ ment will be given each evening. Refreshments will be served on Thursday aud Friday evenings, Seneca Falls, Moravia and other- towns, and local music lovers are assured of a rare treat in the eiiUrtuinment that will be provi­ ded. The program will consist of numbers, both cias.sical and popular, song hits and novelty sketches. The instruments fash­ ioned from various kitchen uten­ sils furnish a type of music pleasing as it is unique. Parmhoase Conveniences. A sink with hot and cold water over It is a great convenience, but if thia I b not to be had in a country home, pumps leading from hoth cistern and well may he had, so that steps may be saved by not having to carry wa­ ter from the outside. There ought to be a drain to carry away all aurplu* water and slops from the sink. development of the airplane. Following each paper, Miss Cora Covert sang Indiian Songs by “ L ieurance” and told how he re­ corded the music, after becoming acquainted and quelling the In- d’ ,rds fear of the White man. Mrs. Williams accompanied her. The program proved to be another successful study of the Finger Lakes Region, and was closed by singing “ T he Star Spangled Bnnner.” Cake and ice cream were served by the hostess. Elbert Hubbard’s Creed. “I believe that no one can hai'm ns but ourselves, that sin is misdirected mud that the universe is ] Satisfied Where He Was. While calling on a young woman for the first time, we noticed the portieres mored every few minute? hoBtess went to investigate . eerered her small brother t,< i.in(J them. She said to him: ‘‘Come in, H eibert, and meet the gemleman.- Edglng back and drawing the por c> ^ J tleres closer, he said; ‘‘Oh, no, 1 a n d on S a t u r d a y ^ e v e n i n g th e r e wanna come ;*n; I Just wanna wtll be a chicken supper. ^ peek.” ■'h energy, that there is no devil but fear, good. I believe that work is a ble8»> Ing, that winter is as necessary as sammer^ that night is as uaefu] a manifestation of ;ood. I beHere In a Power that i* in ourselves that makes for our rlghb sousnesa.’' , that death is 1 lif^ and Just as go( yeu and I heliere in Forest fires cost $2,000,000 annually in timber lost. When the House TaKes Fire. Used early, a glass of water Jaa more vplue then a tire brigade. If the amount of water a t hand is limited It should be throw'n by handfuls rath­ er than in a single dafh. A bucket ot water and a broom to sprinkle it constitute a good extinguisher for a starting fire. Don’t throw water at the blaze—much less at the smoke— but upon the material from which the blaze comes. A coat, a rug, a bed­ cover, or few pounds of flour can be used to smother a smajl blaze and a feather bed v.rill choke a quite rapa­ cious fire. “■1 /r\ .; yes, well be home On the w eek-end m o tor trip, when you cr.-' pl:m ulng to drop in on fricsidt-, it’s a gooii idea to telephone ahead and m a k e sure they’ll he at Itom e ................ <T fu L e t, v/!;en social o r bnsine.-o'. ;irr;in g c m e a ts o f any k in d a r e i-.i be inrsde yor'H fhnl the ttlepL o n e y o u r greaiefcit a i d ................ CIl'.'! eu.-iy and ine.vpen- sivc — a n d its direci, vei€,--to-\oioe vs.'ulaet a fuli dis- of v>a to svilkd- -YOR!C ■i-’ V,. T E L E ’PMONE C O M M N V C a n d ies licks of the T e m p le-•' The seven-branched candlesticke placed in 'the sanctuary by Moses and those afterward prepared for the tem­ ple by Solomon were cfystal 8;IasBes filled with oil and fixed upon th* branches of the candlestick, while In private houses the lamps were gener­ ally placed on high stands which ad upon tha ground. Read the Courier-Journal for local news Screws Really Date From 1835. Until the nineteenth century the marufac^urn of porews was a rathel crude J-T0C0S3 oi forging and cutting with hand tools. Small screws -were little known or used before 1836, but in that year machinery began to be constructed both in this country and abroad and screwmaking bec?me thop oughly established. D idn’t K n o w W h e n to Q u it Pounding. “Plow aid it come, sah, dat when it looked like dat cullud man had dpm got yo’ plumb licked yo’ turned Mm over and hammered him good?” ‘‘Well, sah, he didn’t know w'hen to quit. He kept on uh'whippin’ me when whippin' bad gojte out o’ fashion.\—Kanaai City Star. RHEUMATISM W hile in France with the American Army I o b tain e d a noted French pre­ scription for the treatm e n t of Rheu- Hiotism' and Neuritis. I have fiivsn this to thousands w ith wonderful re­ sults. TShe prescription cost me noth­ ing. 1 ask nothing for it. I will mail it if you w ill send me your address. A postal will bring it. W rite today. PAUL CASE, D«pt. M-8‘)4, Brockton, Mass. ffot What We Say But What Others Say EMPIRE GAS AND ELECTRIC, Coke Sales Department. GENTLEMEN: i am very much pleased with the service I get from using Empire Coke^ and i am giving you below my coal costs for this year and the year previous. (1925-26) 12 tons coal 1 ton coke . . . $iSS.75 Hauling ashes , . . 13.5© Total S 1S2.25 J (1926-27) 11 tons coke Hauling ashes - $125.40 6.00 Difference in favor of coke $ 131.40 $ 50.85 Your coke is a first class fuel and you may put In same amount any time. •Very truly your, (Name and address oid request) EMPIRE COKE S Manufactured by the I EMPIRE GAS & ELEC. CO. Distributed by Headley Coal Company . I

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