Democratic watchman. (Bellefonte, Pa.) 1855-1940, September 19, 1919, Image 3

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Beliefonte, Pa., September 19, 1919.
Country Correspondence
ftems of Interest Dished up for the
Jalectation of “Watchman” Read-
by a Corps of Gifted
The frost is on the pumpkin but the
corn is not all on shock.
Miss Ice Bodle, of Blue Ball, is vis-
iting relatives hereabouts.
Ellis H. Bierly and wife were Belle-
fonte visitors on Tuesday.
Our public schools opened on Mon-
day with a full corps of teachers.
J. A. Peters, wife and family were
Sunday visitors with relatives in
Lawrence Fox, of Shingletown, is
quite ill with a threatened attack of
Mrs. J. B. Heberling, of State Col-
lege, spent Tuesday among old
friends here.
J. W. Sunday took the election re-
turns of East Ferguson to Bellefonte
on Wednesday.
Jacob Sunday and Homer Walker
transacted business at the county cap-
ital on Wednesday.
John Bailey Goheen was here on
Saturday looking up his share of the
insurance business.
J. L. Hirlinger was called to Ben-
ton, Pa., to attend the funeral of his
sister last Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Dale, of the
Branch, were in town on Monday on a
shopping expedition.
Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Bowersox mo-
tored to Laurelton and spent Sunday
at the John Dry home.
After a two week’s visit among
Stonevalley friends Mrs. J. A. Keith
returned home on Saturday.
Mrs. Ida Williams is visiting her
sister, Mrs. Keller, at Linden Hall,
who is suffering with an attack of the
Mr. and Mrs. George Potter, of
Berks county, but formerly of Pine
Hall, were Centre county visitors last
Farmer Homer Grubb last week re-
ceived twenty-six feeders from Chica-
go which he will fatten for the Cen-
tre county market.
Curtis Goss, of Reading, spent the
early part of the week with his grand-
pa W. H. Goss before registering as 2
Freshman at State.
Dr. Frank Bowersox and wife, of
Millheim, accompanied by two lady
friends from Philadelphia, spent Sun-
day with relatives in town.
John and Homan Bricker come over
from N York to attend the Grange
picnic and spent the Sabbath with
their mother at Boalshburg.
Mr. and Mrs. Willard Jamison, of
Youngstown, Ohio, are visiting the
home of their youth at Spring Mills
and last week attended the Grange
Dr. G. H. and Mrs. Woods returned
home from Lincoln, Neb., bringing
with them Miss Virginia Woods and
Elizabeth Musser to remain here un-
til Christmas time.
Lieut. William R. Dale, ,who has
been holding down a good position in
Chester county, came home last Fri-
day and on Wednesday underwent an
operation for hernia at the Bellefonte
Bd Mariz motored the E, M. Watt
family to Union county on Sunday for
a visit at the A. A. Randolph home.
They went by the seven mile narrows
and returned by the fourteen mile
Elmer Long and N. T. Krebs mo-
tored to Charter Oak on Tuesday to
purchase a sawmill outfit from T.-G.
Cronover. Mr. Krebs is about to em-
bark in the lumbering business on
Tussey mountain.
Mrs. J. W. Kepler and Mrs. A. C.
Kepler, with the latter’s two inter-
esting children, Doran and Helen, de-
parted on Tuesday morning for
Washington, D. C., to witness Gen.
Pershing’s welcome home.
Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Bierly attended
the funeral of grandmother Barr-
MecClay at Bellville on Saturday. The
aged lady was 89 years old and her
death was the result of general in-
firmities. Her husband, Robert Me-
Clay, died thirty-seven years ago and
she is the last survivor of a family of
thirteen. She leaves two sons living
at Reedsville.
Last Saturday was the 82nd birth-
day anniversary of our good friend,
David O. Dennis, and he spent the
day at his cosy home on east Main
street receiving the congratulations
of his many friends. Another import-
ant feature of the day was a big din-
ner served by his two nieces, Misses
Sue and Sadie Dannley. Mr. Dennis
is as vet quite brisk for a man of his
age. His brother, Samuel Bloom Den-
nis, a Civil war veteran living in
Ohio, is eighty-six years old, and stiil
in splendid health.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Zong and
children were recent visitors at Lin-
den Hall.
Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Peters and fam-
ily were Sunday visitors at the Ed.
artz home, at Pine Grove Mills.
Guy Korman, of Osceola Mills, was
a week-end guest at the home of his
parents, Mr. and Mrs. I. C. Korman.
Edgar Clauser and lady friend,
Miss Harris, of Juniata, spent a short
time at the R. C. Lowder home in this
My. and Mrs. Charles Wilt and
daughters, of Altoona, visited a short
Bears the signature of Chas, H. Fletcher.
In use for over thirty years, and
The Kind You Have Always Bougl:..
time in this vicinity and also attend-
ed the Grange encampment at Centre
Mr. and
and Mrs. Willi
Mrs. Baird, of th
Lock Haven on &
Sariue! Reitz and Mr.
and daughter,
, motored to
- evening and
spent Sunday with their daughter,
Mrs. Russell Mayes.
Henry Steffin, who spent the past
vear or two with his daughter, down
the country, on Saturday came to
spend some time with his daughter.
Mrs. Frank Armagast.
Mrs. Elizabeth Mingle, of Centre
Hall, has been the guest of Miss
Mary G. Forster. On Sunday she
was a dinner guest of her brother-in-
law, E. G. Mingle and wife.
Mr. and Mrs. Homer Zerby and
daughter Lillian, of Youngstown,
Ohio, left for their home Saturday,
after having spent some time with
Mrs. Zerby’s parents, Mr. and Mrs.
G. E. Stover.
Abner Acker, of Boalsburg, is
spending a week or ten days at the
home of H. C. Stricker. Mr. Acker
was at one time a citizen of this vil-
lage, in fact this having been his
birth place. His former neighbors
and friends were glad to greet him.
Monday morning the funeral serv-
ices of the late John M. Stover were
held in the Reformed church, of which
he was a faithful member for many
vears. Services were in charge of his
pastor, Rev. W. D. Donat. Burial in
the Reformed cemetery of this place.
On Sunday afternoon, the 14th,
Rev. Hummel, of State College, deliv-
ered a splendid sermon in the United
Evangelical church. Rev. Huminel
substituted for the presiding elder at
the regular communion services. Har-
vest Home services were held at the
same time.
On Friday evening, the 12th, Mrs.
Fred Rachau greatly surprised her
husband by having invited a number
of their friends in and about town,
and from Madisonburg. They spent
a very pleasant evening. Refresh-
ments were served. Mr. Rachau re-
ceived many useful presents, among
them being a rocker presented by the
people from town.
Mr. and Mrs. Eben Bower have re-
turned from Newport News, Va., and
are guests of Mr. Bower’s parents in
this village. Mr. Bower enlisted in
the service of his country, was sent to
Newport News, but never sent over-
seas for active service. Mrs. Bower
later accepted a position in that place
so as to be with her husband. Mr.
Bower was honorably discharged last
winter but secured employment and
remained until last week.
Rev. and Mrs. M. D. Gesey, Mrs.
Bailey and son, Harry Bailey, of Lou-
isville, Ky., arrived in our village last
Thursday evening and are guests of
Mrs. T. E. Stover. Rev. Geesey serv-
ed as pastor on this Lutheran charge
for several years prior to his going
to Kentucky. Their many friends
were very glad to again greet them.
Mr. Bailey only a few weeks ago re-
turned from overseas, where he saw
very active service during the war.
He served with the heavy artillery.
W. H. Stover is attending the 1. O.
0. F. convention in Baltimore, Md.
John Roush, of Madisouburg, is vis-
iting his daughter, Mrs. A. J. Hazel.
Mrs. George C. Hall is spending
some time with friends in State Col-
Miss Nelle Holter, of Howard, is
spending this week at the home of
Charles Mothersbaugh.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Burns, C. M.
Fry and Oscar Rishel, of Altoona,
visited friends in town last week.
Messrs. 0. W. Stover and R. B.
Harrison, of State College, attended
services in the Reformed church on
John Stover and bride, of Philadel-
phia, spent a few days with Rev. S.
C. Stover and son Elwood, at the Re-
formed parscnage.
Albert Meyer, of Pittsburgh, visit-
ed his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jacob
Meyer, and also atended the Grange
encampment at Centre Hall.
Daniel Wieland, of Heilmandale,
spent last week among friends in this
vicinity and will enter Penn State for
a course in mechanical engineering.
Worthy a Good Cry.
Mark, a bright little boy of 3 years,
while playing fell and hurt himself.
His mother caught him up in her
arms, kissed him and began to wipe
away the tears with her handker-
chief, when he exclaimed:
“Don’t wipe my eyes; I'm not done
Why Suffer So?
Why suffer from a bad back, from
sharp, shooting twinges, headaches,
dizziness and distressing urinary ills?
Bellefonte people recommend Doan’s
Kidney Pills. Could you ask for
stronger proof of merit?
Mrs. Christ Young, 16 Potter St.,
Bellefonte, says. “Ifor more than a
year I suffered with a dull pain in the
small of my back. My back was al-
ways sore and when I bent over, I
could hardly get up again. I didn’t
feel able to do anything about my
house. I had a dull, drowsy feeling
all day long and when I got up in the
morning, I could hardly dress. I was
troubled a lot with dizzv spells and
my’ kidneys acted irregularly. I read
in our town paper where Doan’s Kid-
ney Pills had helped so many people
of the same trouble that T decided to
give them a trial. The first box that
1 got at the Green Pharmacy Co. cur-
ed me and it has been about three
years now since I have had any trou-
ble with my kidneys. (Statement
given April 22, 1916).
On October 18, 1918, Mrs. Young
said: “I am very glad to confirm my
former endorsement recommending
Doan’s Kidney Pills. I have had no
kidney trouble since I used Doan’s
Kidney Pills and am now a well wom-
an and owe it all to Doan’s Kidney
60c, at all dealers.
Co., Mfrs., Buffalo, N. Y.
Mrs. Ada Runkle, of Florida, greet-
ed old friends here last week.
The Misses Smith, of Pittsburgh,
are guests of Mr. and Mrs. G. O. Ben-
- Miss Gertrude Spangler left for
New York to resume her Bible study
Mrs. J. F. Mullen, of Pittsburgh,
visited relatives here for several days
last week.
Miss Musser, of Scranton, visited
her cousin, Miss Margaret Jacobs,
last Thursday.
Miss Helen Luse, a trained nurse,
of near Pittsburgh, is visiting her
home in this place.
Miss Hazel Emery returned to
Camp Dix on Sunday, after a few
days’ vacation at her home.
Mrs. Anna Widder, of Harrisburg,
spent a few days last week at the I.
M. Arney home west of town. :
Carl Auman and Thomas Foss
came down from Altoona to spend
last week at Granger’s picnic.
Dr. and Mrs. Domer Smith, of Free-
port, Ill., have been guests of rela-
Yves and friends during the past
Mrs. Charles Geary and two chil-
dren, of Newport, Pa., are guests of
Mrs. Geary’s mother, Mrs. Belle
Miss Mary Dinges, a trained nurse
of Clearfield, is spending her vacation
at the home of her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Harry Dinges.
Miss Miriam Huyett went to Se-
linsgrove on Tuesday, where she en-
tered Susquehanna University as a
student for the fall term.
Samuel Goodhart, of Johnstown,
and Rev. and Mrs. James Glenn and
three children, of Huntsdale, visited
their mother, Mrs. Mary Goodhart,
last wéek.
Mr. and Mrs. Clay Reesman and
small son, of Camden, N. J., with Mrs.
Reesman’s parents, spent last week
greeting old friends and taking in the
Granger’s picnic.
——Put your ad. 1n the *“Watch-
Some of the people from this place
attended the Granger’s picnic last
Ira Nearhoof, wife and son Sam-
uel, of Hannah, spent Sunday at the
home of G. D. Williams.
Harry Houtz purchased the Mrs.
Charles Bathgate farm, east of town,
where they intend making their fu-
ture home.
Miss Lavon Ferree has secured a
fine position teaching a school near
Greensburg, and it is hoped that she
will succeed.
John R. Williams and Rev. Mec-
Henry went to Tyrone, Monday, where
they are attending the sessions of the
United Brethren conference.
Mr. and Mrs. Saylor and Mrs.
Brandt: and son Paul, of Altoona; Mr.
and Mrs. James Bailey and Mr. Wion,
of Bellefonte, were week-end visitors
at the home of B. F. Hoy.
Mrs. John C. Shuey, who is in the
Bloomsburg hospital, has undergone
a serious operation for goitre, and
came through it successfully. It is
hoped she will speedily get well.
Sunday forenoon, September 21st,
the United Evangelical congregation
of this place will re-open their church,
at which time there will be one or
more visiting ministers to help Rev.
Shultz. Come one and all and enjoy
the services.
Friday evening of last week while
a Ford truck was coming down the
grade to the bridge west of town,
something happened and it plunged
into Spring creek, throwing the three
occupants out of the car into the
water. No one was seriously hurt
but the car was wrecked.
Six of the schools of College town-
ship opened last Monday with a fair
attendance and with the following
teachers: Lemont grammar, Miss
Owens; Lemont primary, Miss
Dreese; Houserville, Miss Bathgate;
Branch, Miss Glenn; Center Furnace,
Mrs. Edwin Grove; Oak Hall, Miss
Gibboney; Dales, G. W. R. Williams.
Mr. William Horr, of Crothers, Pa.,
in talking over his troubles said: ”I
have had stomach trouble for about
ten years. For the past two months
it has been worse than ever before. I
read your Goldine advertisement and
decided to try it. It has surely been
a God-send to me. Why, I couldn’t
eat potatoes or cabbage and a lot of
other things without being terribly
distressed; but since taking only one
bottle of Goldine I have been able to
eat them all without any after effects,
and in fact my general condition is
much better than for ten years. So
I am going to keep right on taking
Be sure and get the original and
genuine Goldine; manufactured at
Youngstown, Ohio. Goldine can be
secured at Green’s harmacy. 37-1t
and Mrs, William White,
tion of the county.
Mr. and Mrs. Otis Garbrick
here from the far west visiting
several weeks in the county.
Stellard and daughter
Pearl, are visiting friends in this see-
tives and friends, expecting to spend |
Hall last week aver that it was one of
the best, in point of exhibits and a
good social time generally, held in |
A surprise party was held last Sat-
urday evening at the home of Mr. and
Mrs. Ellsworth Weight in honor of
Mr. Weight’s birthday anniversary.
Early in the evening Mr. Weight’s
children, Clarence and Elnora, asked
their father to take them to Howard |
in his car, and all unsuspectingly he | ==
Poor Poll!
“Good gracious,
parrot with nothing to eat.”
the cat will eat the parrot.”
did. When they returned the house
was in darkness and everything very :
quiet until Mr. Weight opened the | Exchange. ¢
door when he was very much surpris- |
jed to find a housefull of friends and
, neighbors who had gathered to wish
him many happy returns of the day.
i Later in the evening delicious refresh-
’ : i ments were served, and everybody
People from this section who at- | present had a good time generally.
tended the Granger’s picnic at Centre | Mr. Weight received many useful re-
membrances from his various friends.
We have
come away and left the cat and the
‘Well, no use worrying. Maybe
Children C
Experiments that trifle
age iz its guarantee.
In Use For
The Kind You
ry for |
The Kind You Have Always Bought, and which has been
in use for over over 30 years, has borne the signature of
and has been made under his per-
sonal supervision since its infancy.
Allow no one to deceive you in this.
All Countcrfcits, Imitations and * Just-as-good ” are but
with and endanger the health of
Infants and Children—Experience against Experiment.
_ What js CASTORIA
astoria is a harmless substit:“> for Castor Qil, Paregoric,
Drops and Soothing Syrups.
neither Opium, Morphine nor other narcotic substance.
It contains
For more than thirty years it has
It is pleasant.
been in constart use for the relief of Constipation, Flatulency,
Wind Colic and Diarrhoea; allaying Feverishness arising
therefrom, and by regulating the Stomach and Bowels, aids
the assimilation of Food; giving healthy and natural sleep.
The Children’s Panacea—The Mother’s Friend.
pBears the Signature of
Over 30 Years
Have Always Bought
F. P. Blair & Son,
Jewelers and Opticians,
Bellefonte, Pa.
(et the Best Meats.
You save nothing by buying poor, thin
or gristly meats. I use only the
and supply my customers with the fresh.
est, choicest, best blood and muscle mak-
ing Steaks and Roasts. My prices are no
higher than poorer meats are elsewhere,
I alwavs have
Game in season, and any kinds of good
meats you want.
High Street. 34.34-1v. Beliefonte, Pa.
There is no style of work, from the
cheapest “Dodger’’ to the finest
that we can not do in the most satis-
factory manner, and at Prices consist-
ent with the class of work. Call on or
communicate with this office’
Supplies fo
quality is fine and the
cy goods.
CANDIES. In Candies we
succeeded in getting a fair
ply of desirable goods.
have all of them.
almonds of extra fine quality.
very fine this season and we
We are receiving fairly good shipments of
r the New Year
The MINCE MEAT. Mince Meat of
price the usual high Sechler & Co.
2nd standard. Positively the finest
goods we can produce.
Try it.
Potatoes, canned Fruits, Olives,
Ketchup, Pure Olive Table Oil,
old fashioned New Orleans Syr-
up and fine table Syrup by the
quart. Much finer goods than
the Syrup in pdils.
We Have the Supplies and Will be Pleased to
Fill All Orders,
28c. 1b.
Bush House Block,
Bellefonte, Pa.
KLINE WOODRING — Attorney-at=
La, Bellefonte, Pa. Practices im
all courts. Office, room 18 Crider's
B. SPANGLER — Attorney-at-Law.
Practice in all the courts. Consule
tation in English or German. Of-
goo in Crider’s Exchange, Bellefonte Pa,
S. TAYLOR—Attorney and Counsel
lor at Law. e
Office in Temple
Court, Bellefonte, Pa. All kinds of
legal business attended to promptly.
law, Bellefonte, Pa. Prompt ate
tention given all legal business en-
trusted to his care. Offices—No. 5 East
High street. 57144
J M. KEICHLINE — Attorney-at law
and Justice of the Peace. All pro-
fessional business will receive
prompt attention. Office on second floor
of Temple Court. 49-5-1y
G. RUNKLE—Attorney-at-law. Con=
sultation in English and Germam.
Office in Crider’s Exchange, Belle=
fonte, Pa. 58-0
S. GLENN, M. D., Physician and
Surgeon, State College, Centre
county, Pa. Office at his resi-
dence. 35-
Bellefonte now has a First-Class Res-
taurant where
Meals are Served at All Hours
Steaks, Chops, Roasts, Oysters on the
half shell or in any style desired, Sand-
wiches, Soups, and anything eatable, can
be had in a few minutes any time. In ad-
dition I have a complete plant prepared to
furnish Seft Drinks in bottles such as
for pic-nics, families and the public gener-
ally all of which are manufactured out of
the purest syrups and properly carbonated.
50-32-1y. High St., Bellefonte, Pa.
Fire and Automobile Insurance at a
reduced rate.
62-38-1y. J. M. KEICHLINE, Agent.
: Employers,
This Interests You
The Workmans’ Compensation
Law goes into effect Jan. 1, 1916.
It makes Insurance Compulsory.
We specialize in placing such in-
surance. We Inspect Plants and
recommend Accident Prevention
Safe Guards which Reduce In-
surance rates.
It will be to your interest to con-
sult us before placing your In-
Bellefonte 43-18-1y State College
The Preferred
$5,000 death by accident,
5,000 loss of both feet,
5,000 loss of both hands,
5,00 loss of one hand and one foot,
2,500 loss of either hand,
2,000 loss of either foot,
630 loss of one eve
25 per week, total disability,
(limit 52 weeks)
10 per week, partial disability,
(limit 26 weeks)
pavable quarterly if desired.
Larger or smaller amounts in proportion
Any person, male or female, engaged in a
referred occupation, inclu house
eeping, over eighteen years of age of
good moral and physical condition may
insure under this policy.
Fire Insurance
1 invite your attention to my Fire Insur-
ance Agsh , the strongest and Most Ex
tensive Line of Solid Companies represent.
ed by any agency in Central Pennsylvania
Agent, Bellefonte, Fa.
d 50-21.
Good Herlih
Good Plumbing
When you have dripping steam pipes, leaky
water-fixtures, foul sewerage, or escaping
as, you can’t have good Health. The air you
Breathe is poisonous; your system mes
poisoned and invalidism is sure to come.
is the kind we i, Is the only kind, you
ought toc have. Wedon’t trust this worl
boys. Our workmen are Skilled Mechanics.
no better anywhere. Our
Material and
Fixtures are the Best
Not a cheap or inferior aiticle in our entire
establishment. And with good work and the
finest material, our
Prices are Lower
than many who give you poor, unsantary
work and the lowest grade of finishings.i For
the Best Work trv
Archibald Allison,
Opposite Bush House - Bellefonte, Pa