LAKE SHORE NEWS
December 9, 1920
Formerly Published in Wolcott, N.Y.
Transcribed and Contributed by Diana Niedermeier
The following was transcribed from the Lake Shore News, a now-defunct newspaper published in Wolcott, N.Y. that covered local news about eastern Wayne county. All first and surname spellings are as in the original. Many, many thanks to Diana Niedermeier for her thoughtfulness in contributing!
Lake Shore News, Thursday, December 9, 1920. Published in Wolcott, N.Y.
NORTH ROSE MAN VICTIM OF VERY BRUTAL MURDER.
North Rose has been greatly agitated for the past week by a ghastly murder, apparently committed on the night of Sunday, Nov. 28, but not discovered till early in the evening of last week Wednesday.
MACEDON WINS HOT GAME; WATERLOO AT NORTH ROSE.
Even the greatest of warriors cannot win every battle. As is well known, the last Napoleon Bonaparte was some scrapper, but even he got licked at Waterloo.
Following was the score:
Speaking of Waterloos, however, there was a real one over at North Rose last Thursday evening when the Wolcott town team went there after the scalps of five little North Rose boys. It was a famous victory.
LEAGUE ELECTS OFFICERS.
At the meeting of the local branch of the Dairymen's League, held in Grange hall last Friday evening, George DeKing was elected president for the ensuring year and Fowler Johnson, secretary. William S. Koch was chosen delegate to the convention at Utica on Dec. 8.
CASUALTY COMPANY REFUSES TO PAY GEORGE HALL CLAIM.
It will be remembered that the late George H. Hall, who lost his life in the Seneca river at Three River Point last September, carried two insurance policies, one for $1,000 in the John Hancock Insurance Company, the other for a like amount in the New Amsterdam Casualty Company of No. 60 John street, New York city, this last being what is popularly termed "accident insurance".
SEVERAL LOCAL ESTATES IN SURROGATE'S COURT.
In surrogate's court at Lyons, Monday, the will of Roseanna Southwick, late of the town of Wolcott, was admitted to probate. The value of the estate is $5,000. Letters testamentary were issued to Charles B. Kellecutt of Wolcott.
SIR WILLIAM JOHNSON RELIC OWNED BY A WOLCOTT MAN.
The Gloversville Leader of a recent date contained the following paragraph: "A massive mahogany Chippendale chair that once graced the dining hall of the late Sir William Johnson, founder of Johnstown, was recently acquired by Mrs. William C. Mills, of this city, who naturally feels a pardonable pride in securing this relic."
YOU CAN'T KILL A FORD, NOR EVEN TWO OF 'EM.
Coming blithely down to the post office in his Ford runabout, just before 8 o'clock last Saturday morning, Willis L. Dynes had a rude awakening at the corner by the New Wolcott. As he drew near Main street, he saw Harry Farnum coming west along that thoroughfare, and slowed to a crawl, expecting the Farnum truck to pass him and circle west of the fountain into New Hartford street.
MERLIN SHERMAN'S DRYHOUSE BURNED SATURDAY EVENING.
The evaporator of Merlin Sherman, son of Jacob Sherman, of Wolcott, located southeast of North Wolcott on Wall street, was destroyed by fire early last Saturday evening. The blaze, which caught from an over-heated pipe, was discovered at about 7 o'clock, and the building, with its contents, was soon reduced to ashes.
MORE WOLCOTT RESIDENTS SEEK A SUMMER CLIME.
With flurries of snow and sleet to speed the parting, six more Wolcottonians headed for the sunny southland, Monday. This party consisted of Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Henderson, who are veteran southlanders; Mr. and Mrs. Lincoln Harder and Mr. and Mrs. Horace Bacon. They went by rail, having a trip of about three days duration ahead of them.
GLEN ELLISON ENTERTAINMENT PLEASES HOSTS OF HEARERS.
The musicale given in Levenworth hall last Friday evening by Glen Ellison, baritone, assisted by Miss Alta Hill, pianist, and the Edison "phonograph with a soul" was an unqualified success. It was free, and so, of course, the assembly hall was crowded, but the fact that it was free is no measure of its quality. Many entertainments for which standard prices are paid for tickets fall far below it.
READING BY MISS WOOD.
The entertainment given in the joint classes' course at Leavenworth hall on Tuesday evening was by Miss Ellerbe Wood, a reader, who presented "The Country Cousins." This is a clever play in four acts, with five leading characters, and illustrates the acumen of an accomplished farmerette, who saves a young cousin from the wiles of a scoundrelly city father and incidentally rescues a dude from nonentity and sends him off to the wars with a heart filled with love and longing. There is much clever dialogue in the play, which Miss Wood handled well, altogether pleasing the large audience and giving them a number of laughs.
SOME ADDITIONAL FACTS ABOUT MRS. WALDO'S DEATH
Regarding the death of Mrs. Maria Waldo, Mrs. G. H. Northup writes from Rochester giving some details not known here at the time the brief account was published in last week's News.
DEATH OF EDWIN FARROW OF AN APOPLECTIC STROKE
Edwin Farrow, a long-time resident of Huron and latterly of Rose, died early Monday morning
at his home in the latter township on what is generally know as the De King farm, bought some time ago of W.H. Paddock & Son. His age was 67 years, and the cause of death was cerebral apoplexy. He had suffered from a slight shock which impaired his speech to some extent but did not prevent him from getting about, when the final attack came, ending in death.
LATE LELAND T. POWERS NATIVE OF WILLIAMSON
News has been received at Williamson giving details of the death at Boston of Leland T. Powers, noted elocutionist and teacher. He was born in Williamson and was the son of Mrs. Mary Powers. Early in life he evinced rare ability as a reader and elocutionist and later he appeared on the lyceum platform in all parts of the country, finally opening a school in Boston for voice culture, elocution and oratory. This became one of the most famous of its kind in the country. His nearest relatives still living in Williamson, are two aunts, Mrs. Louise Maines and Mrs. Martha Benton.
OLD RESIDENTS PASS AWAY; OTHER NEWS OF ROSE PEOPLE.
Rose Dec. 8-Mrs. Agnes Crisler, a resident of Rose for 40 years, died at 4 p.m., Friday, Dec. 3, aged 62 years, at the home of Mrs. Flora Crisler in this village. The cause of death was myocarditis and asthma. She has been in poor health for years. She was born in Victor, N. Y., May 6th, 1858, and came to Rose with her parents, William and Mary Wolever McMurdy, in 1882. She married John Crisler, who died in 1908. She was a member of the Rose Presbyterian church. Services were held at the house on Monday afternoon at three o'clock, Rev. Mr. Wyse, pastor of the Rose and North Rose Presbyterian churches, officiating. Interment was made at Victor, on Tuesday. Those present from out of town were Mr and Mrs. Wallace Williams, of Rochester; Mrs. Harriett Crisler and Mr. and Mrs. Merwin Buel, of Williamson.
Mrs. Hannah J. Marriott, a resident of Rose since 1847, passed away about 12 o'clock, Sunday morning, Dec 5, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin P. Miner, in Sodus street, with whom she had come only a few days before to spend the winter. She was born in Fishkill, Dutchess county, N. Y., and came to Rose with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Genung, in 1847. She had been a member of the Rose Baptist church for about sixth years. She married John Marriott, who died about five years ago. Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Marcus Baker, of East Rose and Mrs. Lottie Stanton, of Perry, N.Y. The funeral was held at 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, at the Baptist church, Rev. A. H. Wright, pastor of the Immanuel Baptist church of Syracuse, officiating. Interment was made in the Rose cemetery.
Mrs. Charles Malchoff and daughter spent last week in Geneva.
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Briggs, of Ferguson's corners, will celebrate their 25th anniversary on Friday evening.
Rev. S. T. Kennedy, professor of oratory at Syracuse university, will preach at the Rose M. E. church next Sunday morning.
Mrs. O. T. Maynard, of Elyria, Ohio, is a guest of Mr. and Mrs. Ambrus Diddy.
Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Umpstead, of Baldwinsville, were recent guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ambrus Diddy.
Whitney Dobbin is ill of quinsy, near Stewart's corners. The neighborhood experienced a scare when it was first thought that he might have diptheria, but an analysis of cultures proved otherwise.
C. H. Seager was in Lyons, Wednesday
Mrs. Frank Harper, of Savannah, visited relatives in this section over Sunday.
Mrs. Marvin, of Warner, is a guest of Mrs. Edward Jarvis.
Mrs. Albert Fox, of North Rose, was a guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Baker, the first of the week.
A meeting was held at the Rose Inn, Saturday evening, in the interest of a community store. C. A. Steitler was elected president. Supervisor Hay acted as secretary for the meeting.
SOME RECENT HAPPENINGS ALONG THE PLANK ROAD
Mrs. Wallace Peer spent Friday afternoon with Mrs. Bert Pringle.
Mrs. Romaine Hubbard of Red Creek visited her sister, Mrs. Abe VanHoute, Friday.
Mrs. Henry Trickler visited her granddaughter, Mrs. Ruth Godkin, last week Monday.
Mrs. John Van Ostrand and Mrs. George DeKing were callers at Mrs. Bert Pringle's, Friday afternoon.
Mrs. William Watson spent Sunday afternoon with her mother, Mrs. Brownell, at home of Mrs. Susie Crowell, near the Yellow-Red. On Saturday Mrs. Brownell celebrated, her birthday. Her friends of the Silence Douglass class, of Red Creek, sent cards and books, and her children all sent her some remembrance. She is very feeble at present.
Miss Florence Bacon, of Wolcott, is visiting Mrs. Lloyd Morris this week.
Mrs. J. Byron Smith, who has been seriously ill, is better so that she is around the house again.
The local school was not in session Thanksgiving week, as the teacher. Mrs. Nettie Foster, attended the teachers' meeting at Newark on Monday and the state association at Rochester, Tuesday and Wednesday.
Mrs. Nora Brown had as her guest of Monday her sister, Mrs. Nellie Falerdean, of New York, and relatives also from Oswego.
Mrs. William Gilluly has recovered from her severe illness following a fall down stairs, so as to be able to be about the house again.
MRS. SARAH SEAMANS DIES; OTHER SOUTH BUTLER NOTES.
Mr. and Mrs. Rollo Cox were over-Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Studor, of South Butler.
Mrs Frank Harper and daughter Bertha, spent the week-end with Mrs. Julian Jones, of Clyde.
Mrs. D C. Wheeler returned on Monday from Oneida, where she had been spending some time.
Walter Candee was operated on for varicose veins, Tuesday, at the Good Shepherd hospital in Syracuse. He is reported to be doing nicely.
Mr. and Mrs. W. A. ViVier spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Pearl Dratt.
Manville Dobbin, of Port Byron, was in town, Monday.
Rev. and Mrs. O. D. Young have returned from a ten-days' visit in Towanda, Pa.
F. S. Crofoot, of Ithaca, was home over Sunday.
George Fanning and Pearl Dratt were in Clyde, Thursday.
C. M. Foster was in Wolcott, Monday.
Mrs. Josephine Dratt, of Victor, spent Sunday with her daughter, Mrs. Emmett Howell.
Mrs. Sarah Seamans died at her home in this place, Sunday evening, at 11 o'clock after a long illness of a complication of diseases, aged about 60 years. She leaves her husband Frank Seamans. Services were held from her late home, Tuesday afternoon, with interment in the Butler and Savannah cemetery.
Mr. and Mrs. O. D. Woodford and Alonzo Parsons, of Victory, called on friends and relatives in town, Sunday.
Mrs. John Miles, of Savannah spent Saturday with her daughter, Mrs. George Eakins.
Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Crofoot were in Auburn the first of the week as guests of their son Vernon, and family.
Mr. and Mrs. Duane Crofoot were in Syracuse, Friday.
NEWS OF NORTH ROSE DURING THE PAST WEEK.
Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Salter spent a part of last week in Rochester.
Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Phillips spent Wednesday in Rochester.
Mrs. P. H. Michel of Williamson, is passing some time with her daughter, Mrs. H. A. Tellier.
Miss Doris Catchpole spent Thursday in Rochester.
Mrs. Mary Ditton has returned from a visit in Syracuse.
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Dinsmore, of Syracuse, were week-end guests of Mrs. Mary Ditton.
Miss Lela M. Rose and Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Partrick spent Sunday in Fulton.
Mrs. J. E. Tibbits and Mr. and Mrs. Ross Tibbits and children spent Friday in Rochester.
Mr. and Mrs. Irving Winchell, Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Boyd and William Winchell spent a part of the week in Rochester.
Mrs. Charles W. Oaks has returned from a visit in Rochester and Hilton.
Mrs. H. E. Partrick and Mrs. Ross Tibbits, who have been conducting the coffee shop for the past year, have sold out to Preston Kirtland, who has already taken possession. George Gaffield, of Rochester, is clerking for the new firm Mr. and Mrs. Partrick have moved into the northern part of Miss Lela M. Rose's house in Main street.
Mrs. Edward Welch, who for the past two months had been a patient in the Clifton Springs Sanitarium, has gone to Rochester to pass the winter. Her daughter, Miss Anna Welch will also spend the winter in Rochester.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Quereau and Mrs. Ross Quereau spent Friday in Aurora. Miss Virginia Quereau, who is a freshman in Wells college, returned with them for the week-end.
The Literary club will be entertained next Wednesday evening, Dec. 15, by Mrs. J. E. Thomas and Mrs. Charles W Oaks at the home of Mrs. Thomas. The leaders will be D. P. Mitchell and George Porter.
PERSONAL AND OTHER NEWS ABOUT RED CREEK FOLKS.
Miss Lillian Cuyler, who had been spending the past week in town, left Monday evening for Sodus and Newark.
Mrs. C. E. Perkins is confined to her home by illness.
M. L. Douglass closed his evaporator for the season one day last week.
Mrs. Nellie Watson of Butler, was a guest of Mrs. Ella Waldron, Saturday and Sunday.
John Conner spent Tuesday in Owego.
The Corner class of the Presbyterian church met with Mrs. Harry Cortright last Friday evening.
Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Sharp and Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Sharp spent Sunday with their parents in Wolcott.
Mr. and Mrs. O. B. Stevens entertained Mr. and Mrs. Van Buskirk, of Fulton, Sunday.
Mrs. R. M. Philo and son, L. Morris Philo, of New Haven, were guests of Mrs. Carl Becker and other friends here a short time last week.
Mr. and Mrs. B. W. Mott entertained at Sunday dinner their son Maurice and baby daughter, Mr. and Mrs. O. J. Frost of this place, and Mr. and Mrs. Whitlock of New Haven.
Mrs. Waite Cross left recently for Ithaca, where she and Mr. Cross will spend the winter with their son.
Mrs. Lloyd Loveless, of Butler, visited her sister, Mrs. H. Hoff, recently .
Twenty Philathea members and several guests were present at the Christmas meeting held with Mrs. Mabel Hoff, last Thursday evening.
A. E. Guinup and family, of North Sterling, were Sunday guests of Lewis Terwilliger and family.
Otto Cuyler was in town last week and returned to his home in Middleport with a truck load of household goods belonging to his mother, Mrs. Lillian Cuyler.
NEWS OF COBB'S CORNERS: ENGAGEMENT ANNOUNCED.
Miss Anna Sedore wishes to announce the engagement of her daughter, Marguerite Ruth Sedore, of Rochester, N. Y., to William Stewart Ernsweller, of Milton, Pa.
Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Versluys and Miss Myrtle Ramsey, of Rochester, and Mr. and Mrs. Ellis Sedore and son Ellis, of Kent, were week-end guests of Delos Sedore and mother.
John Souls and family ate their Sunday dinner with Mrs. Anna Sedore.
Delos Sedore husked corn for Ted Foley one day last week.
Ernest Lockwood finished threshing his grain last Saturday.
POMONA GRANGE MEETING; NEWS ABOUT RICE'S MILL.
Rice's Mill, Dec. 18,-At the recent meeting of Wayne County Pomona Grange at Clyde, Dana Waldron was again elected county deputy. Bert Stanley was chosen representative to the State Grange from Huron and , A. L. Richardson from Wolcott Grange. The delegates were given the power of substitution. Huron Grange was represented at the Pomona Grange by Mr. and Mrs. Dana Waldron, Mr. and Mrs. Bert Stanley, Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Webb, Mrs. Emma Phillips, Earl Henry and George Newbury, while Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kellecutt and F. L. Watson represented Wolcott Grange. Resolutions were adopted asking legislation regulating the telephone rates and service, hunting, fishing and trapping on farms and for the repeal of the daylight saving law.
The new barn on the William Bratt farm is nearing completion.
Miss Lucile Bloomingdale entertained her Sunday school class last Saturday, ten of the members being present.
Mr. and Mrs. W. C. McOmber and family were in Rochester last week.
Mrs. C. L. Webb and Miss Bessie Olmsted were in Oswego last week.
John Williams had business in Rochester last week.
WEST BUTLER NEWS NOTE; TELEPHONE COMPANY MEETS.
Milan Sherman, of Rochester was out to his farm last week.
Mr. and Mrs. West, from Connecticut, are visiting relatives in this vicinity.
Ross Loveless, wife and daughter, of Ira, spent a day or so with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Seward Loveless, last week.
Mrs. Lloyd Loveless spent a few days in Red Creek last week.
Lloyd Powers has an attack of appendicitis.
F. C. Rich is driving his car back and forth daily from Lyons this week.
Giles Winchell went to Clyde, Monday, with a load of calves.
WEDDING AT FAIR HAVEN; OTHER PERSONAL EVENTS.
F. L. Mixer was in Auburn last Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Blake have gone to housekeeping, having moved into Stanley McArthur's tenant house last week.
Mr. and Mrs. George Cooper, Mrs. John Cooper and sons, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Blake and Mr. and Mrs. M. Blake were in Wolcott last Saturday shopping.
Mr. and Mrs S. T. McArthur were in Oswego last Saturday.
A reception and shower were given to Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Roy last Thursday evening at the home of Irving Turner, about 30 being present.
Mrs. Leslie Griggs is in poor health.
The marriage of Maurice Cooper, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. John Cooper, and Miss Mirion Howell, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F. B. Howell, occurred, Nov. 27, at the home of the bride's parents, only the immediate rlatives(sp) being present. They will make their home with the groom's parents east of this village.
The Friendly Bible class held a very pleasant meeting at the home of Mrs. T. K. Shafer last week Wednesday, there being fifteen members present. The day was spent in sewing and visiting. A devotional and business meeting was also held.
NORTH WOLCOTT BUDGET OF MUCH LOCAL INTEREST;
Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Field and children spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Walborn Blemley.
Mrs. Arthur Easton has been the guest for a few days of her sister, Mrs. Daniel Robertson.
Mrs. Iva Roberts and children are the guests of her sister, Mrs. Frank Buckman, of Wolcott, for the past week.
Music Bell Master Carl F. Ahrens will give an entertainment at the church, Tuesday evening, Dec. 14 for the benefit of the Hustlers' Sunday School class.
Frank Flint and mother have moved into William Larkin, Jr's. house.
A donation and oyster supper were held at the hall, Tuesday evening for the benefit of our pastor Rev. S. S. Lucey.
Dr. James Sebring, of Oswego, is quite ill at his home here.
Rodney Munger, who has been in a Syracuse hospital for fourteen weeks, being treated for an injury to his knee, is spending some time with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Andrus Munger. He expects to return to his work in Syracuse as soon as his recovery is complete.
Miss Grace Garner, who is living with D B. Barsdel and wife, was operated on for enlarged tonsils and adenoids at the Red Creek clinic last Wednesday. She is improving very nicely and expects to return to school next week.
Jerome DeWaters who has been with her daughter, Mrs. Charles Wolver, has gone to Blue Point, Long Island.
Mrs. Archie Shinebarger spent Tuesday with her aunt, Mrs. Nelson Field.
H. W. Woods, who has been working the Charles Hawley, Sr. farm, has purchased a farm on the Spring Green road in Butler, and is planning to move there soon. The barn having burned on the Hawley farm recently, Mr. Hawley sold nearly all the stock that was left. There is not much work remaining for Mr. Woods for the remainder of the year. Milo Hawley and family, of Detroit are visiting his parents, and may decide to return and move on the place vacated by Mr. Woods. Their many friends here will be pleased to welcome their return.
SICK RECOVERING NICELY; BUTLER CENTER HAPPENINGS.
Mrs. A. M. Armstrong has been spending a few days with friends in Auburn.
Ed. Pierson of Lyons was in town Thursday and Friday.
At the Home Bureau meeting held at William Parker's, Dec. 1, the following officers were elected: Chairman, Mrs. James Walker; vice-chairman, Mrs. Peter Donk; secretary-treasurer, Miss Nellie Van Vleck.
Mrs. Albert Parker canvassed this section soliciting members for the Home Bureau.
Miss Ethel Shafer, of Wolcott, was the guest of Miss Luella Koch all of last week.
Burton little son of Leman Gibbs, whose illness was mentioned in the News last week, is recovering nicely.
Bert Kasson brought his son home from the Syracuse hospital last week Tuesday. He is improving rapidly.
State of New York, Supreme Court, County of Wayne.
Charles Wilson , plaintiff, vs. Samuel H. Wilson, Edith Wilson, his wife, William I. Tompkins, Anna C. Tompkins, his wife, Grace Shuknecht, Gertrude Leschander, James E. Wilson, Ida M. Wilson, Rose Vant, Stella Wallace, Jennie Wilson, Angeline Wilson, Florence Stamp, Iva Stamp, Charlotte Stamp, Charles B. Kellecutt, as administrator of the estate of Ellen L. Wilson, deceased, and Fred W. King and Charles B. Kellecutt, as executors of the last will and testament of Roseanna Southwick, deceased, and Emma L. Wilson, wife of said Charles Willson defendants.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, By the Grace of God Free and Independent. To Clayton I. Phillipps, Elmer Phillipps, Mame Lander, Maude Fenn, Belle Hendrick, Marion Phillipps, Margurite Phillipps, Esther Phillipps, Louise Lander, Harold Lander, Ellsworth Fenn, Eleanor Fenn, Mable Fenn and Frederick Lander, send greeting to all other creditors of and persons interested in the estate of Horace, A. Phillipps, late of Rose, in the County of Wayne, deceased, send greeting:
NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO PRESENT CLAIMS.- Pursuant to an order of Hon. Clyde W. Knapp, Surrogate of Wayne County, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against Ellen J. Wilson, late of the village of Wolcott, N. Y., deceased, that they are hereby required to present the same together with the vouchers thereof, to Charles B. Kellecutt, the surviving administrator of said decendent, at the residence of the said Charles B. Kellecutt in the village of Wolcott, N. Y., on or before the 25th day of February, 1921. Dated September 20, 1920. Charles B. Kellecutt, Administrator. O'Brien & Thompson, Attorneys for Administrator, Wolcott, N. Y.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO PRODUCE CLAIMS-Pursuant to an order of Hon. Clyde W. Knapp, Surrogate of Wayne County, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against Charles J. Walker, late of Wolcott, in the county of Wayne, deceased, that they are required to present the same with the vouchers thereof to Lena S. Walker, one of the executors of the said deceased, at her residence in Wolcott, N. Y., on or before the 13th day of March, A.D., 1921. Dated Sept. 7, 1920 Lena S. Walker, Harvey H. Sharp, executors.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO PRODUCE CLAIMS-Pursuant to an order of Hon. Clyde W. Knapp, Surrogate of Wayne County, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against Sarah Thomas, late of Wolcott, in the county of Wayne, deceased, that they are required to present the same, with the vouchers thereof, to Charles B. Kellecutt, one of the administrators of the said deceased, at the residence of said Charles B. Kellecutt in Wolcott, N. Y., on or before the 24th day of January, A.D., 1921. Dated July 13th, 1920. Harriet A. Richardson, Charles B. Kellecutt, Administrators of the estate of Sarah Thomas, deceased. John W. Brandt, Attorney for Administrators, Wolcott, N. Y.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO PRODUCE CLAIMS-Pursuant to an order of Hon. Clyde W. Knapp, Surrogate of Wayne County, notice is hereby given to all persons, having claims against Marcus S. Fowler, late of the town of Butler, in the county of Wayne, deceased, that they are required to present the same, with the vouchers thereof, to Clarence M. Fowler in Butler on or before the 20th day of December, A.D., 1920. Dated June 12, 1920. George W. Fowler, Burton P. Fowler, Clarence M. Fowler, executors. O'Brien & Thompson, Attorneys for Executors, Wolcott, N. Y.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO PRODUCE CLAIME(sp)-Pursuant to an order of Hon. Clyde W. Knapp, Surrogate of Wayne County, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against Edward G. Barnes, late of Huron, in the county of Wayne, deceased, that they are required to present the same with the vouchers thereof, to Anna M. Barnes, the administrator of the said deceased, at the residence of said administrator in Huron, on or before the 15th day of January, A.D., 1921. Dated July 5th, 1920. Anna M. Barnes, administrator of the estate of Edward G. Barnes, deceased. Alfred S. Armstrong attorney for administrator, Clyde, N. Y.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO PRODUCE CLAIMS-Pursuant to an order of Hon. Clyde W. Knapp, Surrogate of Wayne County, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against Charles A. Porter, late of Wolcott in the county of Wayne, deceased, that they are required to present the same with the vouchers thereof, to Frank O. Porter, one of the administrators of the said deceased, at the residence of said Frank O. Porter in Wolcott on or before the 16th day of June, A.D., 1921. Dated December 6th, 1920. Nellie Stoughtenger, Frank O. Porter, Admrs. estate of Charles A. Porter, deceased, John W. Brandt, attorney for administrators, Wolcott, N. Y.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO PRESENT CLAIMS-Pursuant to an order of Hon. Clyde W. Knapp, Surrogate of Wayne County, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against Charles H. Thomas, late of Wolcott in the County of Wayne, deceased, that they are required to present the same with the vouchers thereof, to L. M. Mead, the executor of the said deceased, at the First National Bank of Wolcott, N. Y., on or before the 10th day of June, 1921. Dated: December 7, 1920. L. M. Mead, Executor. O'Brien & Thompson, Att'ys for Executor, Wolcott, N. Y.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO PRESENT CLAIMS-Pursuant to an order of Hon. Clyde W. Knapp, Surrogate of Wayne County, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against Roseanna Southwick, late of Wolcott in the County of Wayne, deceased, that they are required to present the same with the vouchers thereof, to Fred W. King and Charles B. Kellecutt, the executors of the said deceased, at the law offices of O'Brien & Thompson in the village of Wolcott, N. Y., the place for the transaction of the business of said estate, on or before the 10th day of June, 1921. Dated: December 7, 1920. Fred W. King, Charles B. Kellecutt, Executors. O'Brien & Thompson, Atty's for Executors, Wolcott, N. Y.
Elliott Green was in Geneva, Monday and Tuesday, on business.
Miss Eva Lucile Robertson entertained the I-Deal Whist club, Wednesday evening.
Mrs. Edward Tilley, of Memphis, N.Y., is visiting her daughter, Mrs. S. W. Houston.
Mrs. Pearl Hayner Adams, of Rochester, was a visitor in town a portion of last week.
Mrs. A. C. Wing, of Butler Center, is spending a few days with her son, Hugh Wing.
The Thimble club will meet Thursday afternoon, Dec 16, with Mrs. E. A. Wadsworth.
The Wolcott Embroidery club is to meet this(Thursday) evening with Mrs. L. M. Mead.
Louis Marks is calling on friends in town, coming from the South, where he has been for some time.
Mr and Mrs. Fred Lord, of Burt, spent the past week with Mr. and Mrs. George O. Colvin, of Wolcott.
Mr. and Mrs. M. E. Cornwell are planning to leave for their annual trip to Florida in about two weeks.
A number of friends surprised Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Raynor Wednesday evening, in honor of their fifth wedding anniversary.
Mr. and Mrs. Guy Fowler, Mrs. Helen Lamb and Mrs. John Fowler visited the sister of the last named, Mrs. Demmon, of Weedsport, Sunday
Messrs. Dobbin and Kasson, who with their wives are speeding southward, report consistent progress by mail. They are now believed to be in the Carolinas.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Kellecutt and daughter, Mrs. A. J. Ackerman, left yesterday morning on a visit to Nashville, Mich., expecting to be absent for several weeks.
Miss May R. Collins, of Victor, N. Y., formerly of Wolcott, arrived in town last Saturday, and will spend the month of December with Mrs. Carrie W. Clemence at her home in Washington street.
The post office force and their families gave a reception for Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence W. Stone, Saturday evening, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Green. The bride was given a purse made up by the boys in the office.
Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence W. Stone have returned from their wedding trip and are residing with the bridegroom's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Willis M. Stone. A shower for the bride was given on Monday evening by her sister in-law, Mrs. Leroy Skutt.
John W. Brandt, Attorney at Law, Kellogg's law office, Wolcott.
FOR SALE-My house and lot on Lake avenue, Wolcott. Barn, garage, plenty of fruit of all kinds. Charles W. Herter, 14 Main St.
WANTED-Competent man by the year on farm. Good house near school and other privileges. Steady job for right man. W. J. Clapper
WANTED-Forty or fifty women, to cut apples at canning factory. Good wages and steady work until Holidays. Twitchell-Champlin Co., Wolcott
LOST-A brindle dog, brown and black, mostly black, with short hair; black strap-collar; tag number, 259,926. Finder return to Cora Reed and receive reward
FOR SALE-Fertile lake front farm, 130 acres. Thirty acres woods, 14 acres orchard, half young trees, good buildings. Dana P. Waldron, Dutch street, North Huron
If you are looking for a first class article in ice cream, let me send you the County Club, guaranteed to suit; 80 cents for a quart brick. John G. Poulakis, Wolcott Candy Kitchen
LOST-after 1 p. m. Monday, in village, bull and shepherd dog, 1 year old, one hind foot slightly injured. Wore license tag. Notify E. Walker, Cato, or leave at Reeves' Market, Wolcott
See the new piano lamp at De Point & Ashdown's store Wolcott
Potatoes and onions by the bushel for winter use at Foster's Market
WANTED-Woman to do light house work for family of two. Address John Kerr, Wolcott, N. Y.
FOR SALE-New Home sewing machine with automatic drop head and oak library table. Mrs. J. E. Quance
FOR SALE-Kitchen stove, 8-day clock, 2 tables, feather bed, telephone, and a few chairs. E. R. Bigelow, No. 3 Lake St.
FOR RENT-Part of my house in New Hartford street, 5 rooms, city water and inside closet. Good heating stove for sale. A. C. Sours
FOR SALE-Thoroughbred spotted Shetland pony, one year old next spring. Cheap if sold at once. Dr. G. D. Winchell, 'phone 9 F 23, North Rose
WANTED-A carriage pole suitable for a rancher heavy Moyer surrey. To be attached by old style clip and bolt fastening. Addison Weed, North Rose, N. Y.
FOR SALE- Six pure Barron strain White Leghorn cockerels, from a good record egg-laying contest flock. $2.50 each. Lynn A. Munger, Wolcott
The regular meeting of the Maccabees will be held Thursday night, Dec. 16. Election of officers. State Deputy Becker will be present. Refreshments. L. W. Knapp, R. K.
NOTICE-The annual election of officers at Huron Grange will be held Saturday evening, Dec. 11. All members are requested to be present at this meeting. Charles L. Webb, secretary
ORDER BEFORE DEC 15TH-Boys Life, American Woman and Good Stories, $2.25. Christian Herald and American Woman, $2. Mother's, American Woman and Good Stories $1. Today's Housewife, Mother's and Good Stories, $1.35. Post Standard, Woman's World, Needlecraft, one year, Farm and Home, two years, $7. Burton Jeffers, Rose, N. Y.
AMONG THE SICK.
Little change has been reported in the condition of Miss S. T. Devoe recently.
Charles H. Allen continues in very feeble health, through he is able to sit up to have his bed changed.
Mrs. Pearl Peterson is quite ill, from an attack of tonsillitis, her place in the local school being taken by Mrs. Gertrude Kerr.
Mrs. A. M. Jurden, who broke her right wrist by a fall at her home recently, is now able to be out, though forced to carry the injured arm in a sling.
News from the bedside of Mrs. Nelson Post, at Newark, continues to be favorable. She is being spurred to more rapid recovery by the hope of returning to Wolcott as soon as she is convalescent.
Mrs. Ben Christian was able to walk from the bed across the room and back, Monday, an exhibition of returning strength that greatly pleased her and the entire family as well It is now hoped that she is on the road to recovery.
Mrs. John Kerr, who is recovering from a serious operation at the Homeopathic hospital, Rochester, has gained sufficient strength to be able to write letters home Her return is now believed to be a matter of only a comparatively short time.
Mrs. Ida E. Cosad returned home from Hackensack, N. J., last Thursday. Her daughter, Miss Lillian Cosad, did not resort to skin grafting for the cure of her burned hand, but instead is taking violet-ray treatment from a specialist in New York city. It is hoped that this will produce better results in obviating a scar, though complete healing is likely to be long delayed.
Mrs. Etta Armstrong went to the Myers hospital in Sodus, on Monday, Mrs. A. B. Sabin, Jr., accompanying her, as she was in no fit condition to go alone. For more than a fortnight she had been in falling health, and, living alone as she did , was unable to prepare food or care for herself properly. It is hoped that rest in the hospital may restore her to health.
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