Busy Between Shower
of Local Happen
church in Jefferson
Mr. Jim Tennill,
children, Mr. Arch
ill and fare- ily and father spent their Easter with
relatives in Washington count.
Mrs. Allie B. Davis an1 W rft T.PA I
Roy Omer spent
sister, Mrs. Tom Bs
her fam- ily of oils place.
Mr. Wig Shake and family spent
last Sunday with Mr Charley Fisher
and family near Fairm sunt.
Mr. M G. Boston and family
Mr. Ernest Wigginton and family
on Easter Sunday.
Mr. Phelphs Miller, wife and
babies and Mrs. Victor Cartwright
and daughter, Ruth, spenl, last Sunday with Mr. Jim Neal and daughters.
Mr. Burdtine Bridwell, jwife and
daughter spent last Sundakr in
with J$rs Annie McKinley
Mr. Ed Curry and wife jpf Fishor-ville- .
Mr. Joseph Carrithers of this
place, and Mr. Wallace Newton of
Crestwood spent Sunday v.ith M. G.
Boston and family.
Mrs. Arch Tennill and little daughter, Miss Bessie Bridwell, Mrs. M.
G. Boston and daughter called on
Mrs. Ernest- Davis end daughter, Saturday afternoon.
Mr. Howard Smith has sold the
Maxwell car he ha.- -, had for several
years and bought a new Essex, which
is said to be a beautiful car, and the
first of this make that has been purchased in our neignborhood. May
Mr. Smith and his family enjoy many
a delightful ride and have never an
Mr", and Mrs. Clifton Allen entertained
last Friday night, their
guests were Miss Elisabeth Beard of
Taylorsville, Mr. Grigsby Weaver of
near Fairfield, Miss Winnie Reid of
this plate, anrii Messrs We;.ver and
Reynolds Hefflcy of FHshervii'.e.
Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Wells spent
yesterday in the city.
Mr. Jess Boston and son, Archie,
spent Sunday with Mr. Tom Boston
Mary Ellen and Julia Cairithers
and Lucille Davis spent la.st night
with Eva Lena Knapp.
Mr. Roy Reid nd family celled on
Mr. Floyd Wheeler and wife, ( n Sunday afternoon.
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Smith had-aguests Sunday Mrs. Clark Fulker-so-n
and sons, Lynn arid Ralph, Mrs.
John Lovell, Mr. and Mrs. Money
and children, Cricket and Tommy.
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bryiinf and
babies have moved to the Alex Rob-et- s
farm here, and ve welcome them
to our neighborhood.
WAR MOTHERS' MEMO
, SPAN KENTUCKY RIVE
AT STATE CAPITAL
L. Griggs on Tuesday morning at the
'Fairmount Chapel, and the remains
were interned In the Fairctount Cem- Month!,
Held Tneada, Night
Mrs. Borgdon was a member of
the Clifton Christian church and a
devoted member of that congregation.
Mrs. Margaret Brogdon was born
April 28, 1887 and was consequently
nearly 68 years of age. She is survived by her aged husband, Mr. Geo.
Borgdon and the following chi- Anri,,,b.?,dn.eXtTud'y
ldren:. Messrs Curtis and Jack Borg"k me ciufb house
don, and Meadamea- - W. Q. Hansel,
of Paris Tenn., E. W. CarbtVee of
Louisville ,0. V. Edwards ot May-fielHartiage,
and Frank Sauer of Buechel.
Mrs. Borgdon's neighbors foal her Bun
last fall, is delivering
loss greatly as she was ever kind,
taking orders with
k,g auickdellverlWi He a truclc,
sympathetic and thoughtful of them
all; and especially was' she careful '"stalled a gasoline tank, making it
and tendsr of the sick whom she
sought out and ministered to in every
SeB. Grecery Bu.inee.
Mr. Marvin Ash, who recently unMr, Tom Fey has sold his
der went a minor operation at the busmem to Mr. Harry Hartilage,
Norton Infirmary, haa returned home has taken possesion,
and is recovering rapidly.
"long nicely. Mr. John
Mrs. Henry Berry and Mr. Berry is assisting Mr.
Hartilage with the
had as guests on Sunday Mrs. Berry's grocery, they are doing
nephew, Mr. William Davis' wife
The bungalow of Mr. Tom Fey is
and' her sister, Mr. J. E. Berry and
wife, Mr. Boy Roman and wife, Mr. Progressing fast; will be
Cleveland Stout and wife, Mr. Ralph move in in a short time if it fcontirjaes
Shake and wife, Mrs. Ella Shroat to be nice weather so the
and Mrs. John Mahon, Messrs Tinsley not be delayed. Mr. Fe.g
Roman, Edward Stout and Emmet farm this year.
Mr. and Mrs. Willie
Rev. W. I
Griggs, Dr. Virgil ertained a number o
Simpson, Mr. and Mrs. Bennie Tyler relatives Sunday at tl
end little Miss Lucille Tyler were
Misses Eva and UmmBasaBBjejmmBni
Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Kriete and Mr. Ca
the guests of Mr
Mr. R. WHlawkins of the High- Schlatter Sr., and
lands was an ail day guest of his
mr. nuI m.n. nc
sister, Miaa Nettie Hawkins and Mrs. family spent the da
in Bullitt county lat Si- Lizsie Dean, on Sunday.
Miss Florence Sheppard
guests on Sunday her brother, Mr. Wingfield, Mr. Earl sBIHn
T. C. Sheppard , and family of the brother spent Sunda
Miss Minnie Fruchtei
Mr. and Mrs
MT. ZION LADIES MEET
Messrs Ben Kaufmai,
oat Sunday evenii.
if ML Zion Luther- -
Altho nearly the middle of April
are still having March wind, and
rather cold weather. The men are
plowing: between rains, Billie Carri-ther- s
getttnfjjhlong fine with his trac- tor, breaWflHup about six acres last
KSwest iDavis holds the
record when it comes to good luck
with lambs, so far iot having lost a
single one. Some of our neighbors
are losing quite a number even after
they are a month or six weeks old.
will have a full crop
It is hoped-wof apples and at least a few cherries
and peaches, not with standing the
ice and snow we have had since I
last sent in the news from the Ridge.
Our teacher Miss Ethel McMahan
is planning to give an entertainment
at the school house next Thursday
night and as she is a splendid hand
at anytihng of this kind we feel sure
it will be most enjoyable. The
school will close the following day.
Formerly Lived at Dry Ridge
The relatives and friends of Mrs.
Mary Heady Newhall, were indeed
shocked when the telephone
daily papers brought to us the news
that she had been killed accidentally
by an nutomobile, just after alighting from a. street car invthe city,
where she had lived since her marri
years ago, be-- J
age Borne twenty-fou- r
fore that she had lived at Wilsonville.
She was noted for her intelligence,
quick wit, and bright, happy disposition. Her devotion to her husband
and only son, was often commented
upon. Her death occurred
she was hurying uptown to meet her
husband that they might do some
and he stood
waiting for her, for an hour and a
half after she had been killed before
7i he was located and notiflod of her
She was a first cousin to miss
uthere of this J
Mr. Ernest Davis, wife, daughter,
and Mr. and Mrs. Lee Harris motored
to Jtmersontown and sepnt the day
with Mr. and Mrs. Hckman Harris.
Mr. Roy Reid, family and Mrs.
Nannie Cartwright, who was their
guest for a week attended services
at the Catholic Church at Jefferson- town on Easter Sunday, then dined
with Mrs. Effie Miller and family of
John Smyscr and family the same day
On Sunday night Mr. Reid and family
Mrs. Cartwright, Mrs. Miller and
daughter, Miss Maud attended the
ring By Lao L
The War Mothers of Kentucky, an
organization of the women who gate
their sons upon call of :helr government that the world might be free,
have determined thnt the patriotism
ahd heroism of all Keutuckians In the
lute world war sbaH biueiuorialiseu
In o most lasting way try the building
of a memorial bridge across the Kentucky River ut the State Capital. This
splendid monument, shown above, wa
given the strongest endorsement by
the (Jeueral Assembly of Kentucky at
the session Just "closed, with the suggestion that It be made a part of. the
great public highway scheme laid out
by the Assembly.
The organization of War Mothers,
which is made up of county units representing each of the one hundred and
twenty counties of Kentucky, deter
mined to uuite in a single memorial,
bullded by the combined efforts of the
county organizations rather than scattered monuments. They decided that
he monument be an emblem repre-in- g
the entire Common weal th ;
that It should be a practical; useful
memorial and that It should be located
and electric oar lraMH Qg Into and
leaviffg the Capital city as well as
toist passing along the Ml
It Is proposed that each county of
Kentucky be represented in the
tabmorlal by the placing of a
let for each along the main avenue of
the structure, the tablet to contain tie
names of the soldiers and sailors the
county furnished to the National Gov
eminent In the war. J The entrance
arches of the structure will contain
public comfort stations, rest room
and drinking fountains. there wiy be
projecting bays, with sea' ts, on either
side of the walk ways of the bridge.
Electric light standards endlne In flag
poles for decorative pu
placed at the bays. Tl
who took up arms
call ; and,
at their country's
Whereas. This organization baa determined that such memorial should
not be In the form of a monument,
sach as has been customary to the
past, but a memorial that will ever be
of use and benefit to the people of
Kentucky while adorning the approach to Kentucky's Capitol and contributing to making of the Capital
City of Kentucky
a city all
will be proud of; now, there-
Be It resolved by the Senate and
House of Representatives of Kentucky,
that we do most heartily endorse this)
worthy movement upon the part of the
War Mothers of the State and sincerely hop
to the bridge North and
that their vision of a great
Memorial Bridge acroas the Kentucky
embellished with pertnaj
River at the Capital City wUI shortly
That the Capital City of K entucky be realised.
And be It further resolved, wo view
la the proper setting for
did memorial Is generally accepted by with approval the plan of having
the people who nave Merest ed them each f the one hundred and twenty
Kentucky represented la
selves In the DMH-et- .
mm le from counties'
every section Ml Kentucky are
this splenic. Memorial Bridge the
Frankfort daily, That
Assembly held m this idea is show
t the home of
Mm. W. S. JJlund awl
Mrs. P.F. Marshall and mie daughter, Hilda Lee, spent Ti.m day with
Mrs. J. L. Pound and dan liter,' Katie
Mrs. Oh as Downes sp nl Thursday
with Mesdarnes Elizabeth and Charles
C. W. K
daughter,. Janie of Prospect, Ky.,
spent the week end with Mr. and
Mrs. J. L. Pound and family.
Mr. and Mrs. James W hi taker and
little son spent Wednesdav in Louisville.
Miss Katie Pound
Johnnie, spent Sunday afternoon
with Mr. and Mrs. Charle; Lamaster
and Mrs. Elizabeth I.am ter.
Mr. Joe Smith, near Ki herville had
a disagreeable day for his sale last
Tuesday, hut there was a large
crowd there, tind things sold at a
Mr. and Mrs. Chas Lamaster spent
Thursday in Louisville.
Vke bridge win cro
at the bead of Main
street in top city ot trraunon, b women wi
southern end resting on Capitol ave- cause of world freedom and sent t hew
nue, a street one hundred and fifty across the seas to battle for thai
feet In width and ending with the new cause, while they, remaining at home,
State Capitol and Governor's Mansion. gave their energy and time tc every
Architecturally the bridge Is designed war effort fostered by the. National
strictly In harmony with the Capitol-I- Government, Is now engaged In pro
can be se-from both the steam. motlng a Stare memorial to the men
every way with tlw
this project, particularly
Road Department, which raiuht make
of thla structure part of the groat
highway scheme now being worked
out In Kentucky, and would recommend to the next General Assembly
that they assist In making such me-
organization of the combined1 religious forces will bring forth great results in the near future.
The Okolona entertainment club
give a social at Okolona Hall,
Preston Street road, Tuesday, April
20, 1920 from 2:15 P. M. till ll:15
P. M. Admission 10c.
E. W. Yager.
will be the first from Cane Run
JOHN DEERE No. 999 CORN PLANTER
trials and tests under
and maintains its
the most accurate
HALL SEED CO.
Buchannan. P. Buchannan, A.
Durr, W. R. Slaughter; Misses Maud
JR. C. E PROGRAM
Durr, Mary Reel, Jeannette McCon-nell- ,
Irene Durr, Mildred Durr,
Following is the program for the
Slaughter, Maxine McConnell; Beulah Jr. C. E. aociety for April 18,
Master Henry Gentry, Mr . T. H. Subject, Our Missionaries in China
Durr and Mr. A. C. Durr.
Leader Charley Johnson.
Song No. 172
Scripture 2 Thess. 3:1, 2
MEMBERS OF EASTERN STAR
CHAPTER TO ENTERTAIN 17TH.
Versta with the word "children"
in them. '
Members of the, Jofferaontown
Son No 609
What is our denomination doing in
Eastern Satr Chspetr are planning a
tuke place Saturday China!
social event to
April nth, at the Masonic
How can we help Missionaries in
hall, bssyinnlnK at 8 ociock. Several China? Iva Bates
What good are Missionaries doing?
features of sntertalmnent will be inRoy Griffin.
cluded on tli- evening"! program,
Song No. 41
such us vocal and inntrumental music,
.n.kino and H ncrformunce by a cel
ebrated magician of Uulsville. RePrayer
will be lerved, and all
Masons and their families nre invited'.
Attend Church Conference
Quite a good representation of ofB. C. Reports Community Activificers and teachers, from Beargrass Double Pneumonia Causes Death of
Church attended the Conference at
ties; Social Religious Etc Items First Christian Church Louisville,
Monday afternoon, at 2 P. M. and
Woman Personal Notes
also 8 P. M. The "biggest gu.is" in
the reformation fired us with their
zeal and enthusiasm; yes, and optimism.
wonders; we realize (from experiApril 12 Mrs. Mar
St. Matthews, April 12 Several ence) what others have accomplished,
weeks have elapsed since I had the we can also, and evet more, accord- garet A. Brogdon died at her home
pleasure of a talk with "Jefferson-ians- ing to our faith and the time we are on the Brcntlinger Road, on Sunday
night April 4, 1920. She was only
not from choice, but unfor- willing to give to our Lord's work.
tunately "handicapped; these drawbacks belong to this life, so we must
accept them as gracefully as possible,
as' conditions have improved somei Death of Burdme Potts
The death of Mr. Burdine Potts
what, tho not eliminated!, I will try
to tell of the happenings in this vi- occurred at his home Thursday morn
ing, April 8, at 3 oclock aftor several
cinity, past present, and future.
weeks illness of the flu wliich after
wards resulted in brain fever. His
Gives Good Minstrel
funeral services were held
The Vaudeville and Minstrel given Hopewell Presbyterian Churchat the
under auspices of "Parent-Teachat Greathouse school day afternoon at 2 oclock by Bro
Price of the Jeffersdntown
last Friday evening was a great suc- Church, and burial was at the Baptist
composed of ThompThe cast
son, Nuxol and1 Flyn, with the Jazz years of age and Deceased
Baby, little Thelma Cuscaden, was father, Mr. Tom Potts, ami by his
minstrels in perfection ; Johnny Ford otner
realy 'did the impossible in hoop and
club juggling; a splendid appreciative
Expects to Leave Infirmary Soon
attended1 and quite a large
Mr. Jessie Smith, who was taken
sum of money was taken in, which several
weeks ago to Lcuisville to
will be appropriated for school im St Mary
and Elizabeth Hosnital
where lie underwent an operation, is
reported as doing , nicely and ex- SchooT Dance-Frida- y
r.cme es soon as
pecis 10 iDe
Friday evening April 16 at "Great- - he is able. Drougni
house school" will be given a dance,
with the same excellent
List of Sick
"Schillings" band; those who have
who has been
not received invitations apply to Mrs very sick Will Stout, is
0. T. Bennett, St. Matthews. On not being with the well, andreported as
Mrs. Harthe same night, beginning at six ry Lee Jones very
is also on the sick list,
oclock, a regular supper will be ser and
that Mr. Will
ved in the basement of "Beargrass Taylor is have heardlist.
on the sick
by the "Ladies Aid ,
Bro. E. M. Taylor filled his regueverybody invited, moderate prices.
lar appointment at the Presbyterian
Those who attend1 the dance can be Church Sunday afternoon,
aho Sunvarylnj; conditions have proved concluserved with supper, anytime from day School
at the usual hcur
six to eleven P .M.
and Mrs) Edward Fairfax
John Deere No. 999 Planter Is
spent Sunday with his brother, MiT
Impressive Address by Transylvania'
and Mrs. Marshall Fairfax and family
Is simple In construction, convatilent
Mrs. Charlie Seitz and babv. For
evening at Beargrass est, and Miss Bertha Seitz
high degree of accuracy
Church Professor R. H. day afternoon with Mr. 3pent Sun
Crossfield, pendent of Tansylvania Will Taylor and family.
College, spoke to the congregation
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Walden spent
Edge Delivery Seed
in a clear, convincing and inspira ounaay witn mr. ana rars. George
tional way, which awakened us to a
sense of our individual responsibility nuiuen Bennie McQuese was
in the work our Savior gave us to do, guest Sunday of Mr. and Mrs.' Henry
and our influence on others.
Seitz and family.
Mrs. Will Potts, gave her school
Pastor in Inter Church Work
pupils an Easter egg hunt the Friday
Our minister, Rev. C. I. Spephen before Easter; those finding the largson, left this morning to tour the est amount of eggs were given a
state, with several other ministers, prize. AH enjoyed the hunt very
in behalf of the Inter Church move much.
ment; he is always ready to give his
Preston and Jefferson Sts.
Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Brinley and
life and talents for his JJaster. This family spent Sunday with her mothis a worthy work and the excellent er, Mrs. Ida Moody.
PLANT - THEY'RE NOT COMING DOWN
Clark, Ky., Apr
Wat Native Kentuckian
It was with regret that I saw in The
a short notice of the
death of Mr. George Summers of
Indiana, he was a first cousin to my
father, to the late Mr. John Henry
Gilliland and to Miss Elrnira Gilliland
and her brothers of near Eastwood.
We want to thank the cousin in Indiana who sent the report of death to
our county paper so that we relatives
here might know of it.
Leon Boston attended1 the box
party at Fisherville, last Saturday
night and from what he reports the
boxes brought, I gather that boxes,
seed potatoes and
like shoes, flour,
everything else are still going up.
ill a few days, her death was caused
bv double rjneuanonia. The funeral
services were conducted by Rev. W.