RED WILLOW COUNTY DISTRICT COURT RECORDS VOLUME 36


1. Gladys M Reid plaintiff Vs Lester M Reid defendant filed August 11, 1928 divorce married lst time; Dec. 27, 1920 at Tecmach, Johnson County NE divorced March , 1926. 2nd Md March 26, 1927 at Marysville, KS to the defendant both times. Issues of marriage are; Walter Dean age 7, Ruby Maxine age 4, Ruth age 3, they are in the custody of the plaintiff they are living with her mother In Johnson, County, NE. non support divorce and custody granted the plaintiff pages 1-2

2. G F Randel plaintiff Vs B H Hawkins defendant filed April 4, 1928 judgment for money owed the plaintiff, the defendant failed to appear s, the judgment is for the plaintiff pages 3-4

3. W A DeMay plaintiff Vs Grant Kincaid and Hattie M Kincaid defendants filed March 29, 1928. foreclose on mortgages. judgment for the plaintiff, they have 20 days to pay judgment , or the premises will be sold according to the law. pages 4-9

4. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs Archie W Conner, Erma Conner his wife, John E Kelley, Louis Lee, Harold P Sutton, Dwight Smith and Lineburg and Gaarde, a corporation defendants . filed Nov. 5. 1927. foreclose on mortgage .. judgment for the plaintiff , they have 20 days to pay mortgage or the premises will be sold according to the law. pages 9-15

5. Barnett Lumber Company plaintiff Vs Frank M Larimore, Madeline Larimore, Glen A Losh and Marie E Losh defendants filed Dec. 4, 1928. foreclose on mortgage, and appoint a receiver to collect the rent and profits. judgment for the plaintiffs , they have 20 days to pay mortgage or the premises will be sold according to the law. 15-21

6. The Nebraska Central Building and Loan Association plaintiff Vs Bert B Bassinger, ______Bassinger, his wife, first real name unknown, Ray Burton, Phebe Burton, and Carl F Marsh defendants filed May 18, 1928, Petition and Application for receiver. foreclosure on mortgage. judgment for the plaintiff the premises will not sell for enough to cover the mortgage so the defendant is insolvent they sold the real estate and applied it to the mortgage debt pages 21-27

7. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Saving Association plaintiff Vs Lucinda Jane Laughlin, and J M Laughlin, her husband , and Leslie Johnston defendants filed May 26, 1928. default on mortgage, foreclose judgment for the plaintiff , they have 20 days to pay the mortgage or premises will be sold, which it was pages 27-31

8. Clara Claflin, Ira A Cliflin, Alfred Oliver Claflin, Jepths Claflin and Clara Claflin, best friend of Hazel Claflin, Wayne Claflin, Cleo Claflin, and Zalis Claflin, Minors plaintiffs Vs George McClain, Sheriff of Red Willow County, NE defendant filed March 7, 1929, served court orders to the plaintiffs, they want a restraining order from executing said writ of assistance be granted against the sheriff. case be dismissed pages 31-38

9. Sarah Felske plaintiff Vs Donald H Morgan defendant filed April 6, 1928, the broke her elbow and went to the defendant and he set it she is suing for Medical , and mistreatment of her elbow. Jury found for the plaintiff pages 38-42

10. Home Savings and Loan Association, plaintiff Vs Charles A Pycha, Esther Emma Pycha, and Barnett Lumber Company defendants filed Oct. 11, 1928. Judgment on a Real Estate loan. Judgment for the plaintiff , they have 20 days to pay mortgage , then the premises will be sold according to the law pages 42-47

11. Lillie Arbogast plaintiff Vs Jade W Arbogast defendant filed Oct. 31, 1928 divorce married Dec. 18, 1919 at Denver, Colorado. charges non support, wants divorce and maiden name restored to Lillie Robinson. granted pages 47-49

12. Chicago Burlington, and Quincy Railroad Company plaintiff Vs Charles W Poore, and Advance Rumely Thresher Company defendants filed Jan. 25, 1928 the defendant trespassed and put a Grain bin and straw spreader on the RR property. they want it removed is dangerous to their employees. pages 49-53

13. Mary F Niccolson and Mary E Niccolson plaintiff Vs Ella Coglizer, Fannie Rees, Oliver Rees, her husband, Linton Predmore, Susan Predmore, his wife, first real name unknown, Richard Predmore, Jane Predmore, his wife , first real name unknown, Hazel Commons,Ernest Commons, her husband, J W Predmore, Dora Predmore, his wife, May Purvis, Carl Purvis, Her husband, Alice Buffington, Ed Predmore, Sylvia Gorley, Samuel Gorley, her husband , defendants Ella Predmore Intervenor. To settle the estate of Joseph Predmore. they sold the real estate and divided the money pages 54-64

14. In the Matter of the Application of Ray C Murphy , Guardian of Sarah Louise Nicholson, Incompetent , for license to mortgage Real Estate , Filed May 10, 1929. granted pages 65-70

15. Alme Carrigan plaintiff Vs Grace Carrigan defendant filed Oct. 2, 1928 divorce married, May 2, 1925 at Atlantic, Iowa, willfully deserted him and extreme cruelty, he wants divorce. granted pages 70-72

16. Tillie Eckert plaintiff Vs Henry E Eckert defendant filed Sept. 6, 1928 divorce married Dec. 26, 1905 at Colorado Springs, Colorado. at the time of their marriage she was 131/2 and he 44 years old. issue of marriage Edward Eckert age 21, Clara Eckert age 19, Emelie Eckert age 17., Marion Eckert 41/2 years old. extreme cruelty, she wants divorce and custody of minor child Marion . divorce and custody granted pages 72-74

17. McCook Grocery Company plaintiff Vs George Byers and Mrs. George Byers defendants filed May 25, 1929. Motion for revivor of dormant judgment. the judgment is in full force pages 74-75

18. Dave Frank plaintiff Vs John G Wagner and Mrs. John G Wagner defendant judgment against the defendants on a mortgage note. granted pages 76-77

19. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Raymond DeLong and Glenn Robinson defendants filed Nov. 23, 1928. broke into the store of F J Redford and stole goods and chattels value of $ 6.00. sentence was suspended and placed on parole for 2 years pages 77-81

20. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Robert Gore defendant filed Nov. 17, 1928 transcript, Case # 1438 Docket 4 page 45. stole from Thad Robinson, Personal property valued at $ 75.00. sent to prison for one year at hard labor pages 81-84

21. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs John Doe, Real name Chester Pearson defendant filed Nov. 16, 1928 transcript Case # 1435 Docket 4 page 43. he is 18 , he assaulted one Vivian Ault , pleaded guilty and sent to prison for 6 years pages 84-87

22. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Glenn Bowlby defendant filed Dec. 7, 1928 Transcript , Case # 1456 Docket 4, page 67. stole from F J Redford personal property value of $ 6.00 sentence was suspended and given parole for one year page 87-91

23. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Jack Schmidth defendant filed April 12, 1929 Case # 1520 Docket 4, page 133. forge and counterfeit a certain check for money. pleaded guilty and sentenced to prison for one year at hard labor, this sentence is to run concurrently with the sentence imposed upon the defendant in case # 5008 pages 91-95

24. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Jack Schmidth alias J W Smith defendant filed April 12, 1929 transcript case # 1539 Docket 4, page 152. forged and counterfeit a certain check for money. sent to prison for one year pegs 96-100

25. In the matter of Everett Niccolson, Clarence Lund, and Chester Ludlow , delinquent children filed April 4, 1929. stole from Gladys Tipton and Eunice Hilton property with value of $ 25.00. the children are under 16 years of age and given parole for one year pages 100-102.

26. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs H L Tuggle, defendant filed May 15, 1929 transcript . Case # 1561 Docket 4, Page 174. he had in his possession a false, forged, altered and counterfeit check for the payment of money. sentenced one year in prison at hard labor pages 102-107

27. Audrey Nicholson plaintiff Vs Clarence Nicholson defendant filed Aug. 20, 1928 divorce married. Aug. 18, 1920 Beaver City , NE issue on child Elsie Nicholson age 5, charges extreme cruelty, adultery , wants custody , divorce and suit money , alimony . cross petition filed by defendant , court finds for the defendant he gets divorce and custody , pays plaintiff alimony and child may visit mother one month during summer and one week during winter . pages 107-110

28. Mary A Herron plaintiff Vs James S Herron defendant filed Aug. 22, 1928 divorce married at Alma, NE. August 12, 1907, the plaintiffs the mother of two children Robert 18 , Bruce 15. charges extreme cruelty, wants divorce and suit money alimony, divorce granted pages 110-112

29. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Robert Gore and Glenn Bowley defendants filed Nov. 17, 1928 transcript, Case # 1436 Docket 4 page 46. did steal from the Associated Charities clothes valued at $75.00. Robert Gore pleaded guilty sentenced him to prison for one year, Glenn Bowley being paroled this day this sentence is suspended pages 112-115

30. Rosetta Grannell plaintiff Vs James Albert Grannell defendant filed Aug. 27, 1928 divorce married Nov. 30, 1899 at Terre Haute , Indiana. Issues of marriage 5 children 4 over 18 and the 5th Robert Grannell age 11, charges extreme cruelty, non support. wants custody and divorce. granted pages 115-117

31. In the Matter of Harold Spahn and Kenneth Baldwin , Delinquent children filed Jan. 28, 1929. stole Auto. from Emmett Real, and were drinking intoxicating liquor on two occasions. both were paroled for two years to their parents . Kenneth Baldwin broke his parole and left his parents residence by going to Denver pages 117-120

32. Floyd Coleman a minor, by Catherine Gemming, his mother and next friend plaintiff Vs Chicgo , Burlington, and Quincy RR defendants filed Aug. 23, 1929. he was employed by the defendant and was hurt on the job from carelessness on the job. wants judgment from the defendants. judgment for the plaintiff pages 120-126

33. In the Matter of the Application of Henry B Huff, Guardian of the Estate of Dorothy Huff, a Minor for leave to Sell Real Estate. filed April 30, 1929. granted pages 126-129

34. Lenora M Schmitz plaintiff Vs Philomena Hesterworth; John H Hesterworth, her husband, Oscar J Schmitz, an unmarried man, Carl M Schmitz, Elizabeth M Schmitz, his wife, Rose Ollis Jacques, Lester E Jacques, Her husband; Leo J Schmitz, Alice Schmitz, , his wife; Claude Walter Schmitz, Laauretta Schmitz, His wife, Joseph a Schmitz; an unmarried man; Lenora M Johnson, Earl a Johnson her husband defendants filed Nov. 2, 1928,.. to settle the estate of Joseph A Schmitz . pages 130- 142

35. Earl V Allen plaintiff Vs Frank M Allen, M Pearl Allen Lytle , Albert Lytle, Edith H Allen Maud Calhoun, Bernice M Campbell , Columbus Campbell, Allen Hayden, Imogene Hayden, Frances McLaughlin, Jr,. Samuel W Hayden, Edna Hayden, Charles D Hayden, Irene L Hayden, Harvey Brown, Eunice Lucill eBrow, William Luke Brown, Daisy M Allen, and C S Quick Jr, as guardian of Irene L Hayden a minor defendant filed DEC, 29, 1928, to settle the estate of William H Allen deceased pages 143-152

36. John B Smith plaintiff vs McCook Brick Company defendant filed Aug. 22, 1925. sold him stock in the company which was going broke, Judgment against the defendant for false information. Jury found for the defendant page 153-163

37. Burton L Lee plaintiff Vs Nicholas L Lee, Blanceh E Lee, Robert E Lee, Rachel E Stombaugh, Arthur L Stombaugh, Pearl G Powers, William E Powers, Marie Graham, Charles D Graham, Virginia M Lee, George Lee, Ruth E Lee, Marvin C Lee, a minor , Robert E Lee A minor, Virgia M Lee as guardian of Marvin O Lee and Robert E Lee Minors , Manford O Lee, a minor, James F Lee, a Minor, Mamie Teel as guardian of Manford O Lee and James F Lee, minors and Ida Lee defendants filed Aug., 19, 1925. to settle the estate of Virginia Lee deceased, pages 163-175

38. Bank of Holbrook plaintiff Vs Alva Shifflet, Shirley Shifflet a minor, and Farris Shifflet, A Minor and William H Meyers defendants filed March 22, 1929. to foreclose on mortgage pages 176-182

39. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Saving association plaintiff Vs H g Cahill and Olga Z Cahill , his wife the DeLux Grocery defendants Filed May 26, 1928. foreclosure of mortgage , Judgment for the plaintiff pages 182-187

40. In the Matter of Eva Marie Rommel, Catherine Rommel and George Rommel , Dependent and Neglected children filed Sept. 3, 1929. ages 15, 14, 10, living with Mrs. George Propp their Aunt, since their parents died in Wisc. they do not have proper supervision. Mrs. Propp beat and would not let them go to school but made them work she was convicted of assault and battery before . it is prayed the children can live with Mrs. Ruby until a home is found for them. pages 187-189

41. Van E Peterson , as Receiver for the Citizen State Bank of McCook, NE. plaintiff Vs Susan f Calkins and John E Kelley defendants filed Nov. 26, 1927. foreclose on mortgage, judgment for the plaintiff pages 189-198

42. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Stewart McDonald defendant filed April 23, 1929, Case # 1550 Docket 13, page 163. stole from F H Rinehart clothing valued $ 46.00. he was to make Restitution to the owner of the clothes pages 198-202

43. C S Quick JR. plaintiff Vs William Egan and Mary Egan defendants filed July 31, 1928. they traded land , plaintiff wants his money owed him , judgment for the plaintiff pages 203-207

44. Chris Anderson Plaintiff Vs E D Luce, Vera Luce, Wilfred D Bailey and Eva Bailey defendants filed May 22, 1928. foreclose and application for a receiver. judgment for the plaintiff pages 207-213

45. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Roy Wolfe. filed August 10, 1929 Case # 1627 Docket 4 Page 241. stole from Mayo Green personal property value $ 75.00. he is 16 and sentenced to the Industrial School for Boys in Kearney NE. until he is 21. pages 213-216

46. William McDowell plaintiff Vs Rachel Bellis, Mary A Bellis, Abram Bellis, Henry Teeters and all persons having or claiming any interest in the said real estate filed June 29, 1929. that he is the owner in fee simple of the real estate. wants quieting and confirmation of the title. granted pages 216-220

47. H S Clouse plaintiff Vs Samuel E Swartz defendant filed June 17, 1929, judgment against the defendant on a promissory note. judgment for the plaintiff pages 220-224

48. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Fred Stambaugh defendant filed Feb. 16, 1929 Case # 1486 Docket 4 page 99. with intent to defraud did make forge and counterfeit a certain check for money. he was given parole but he broke it then sentenced to prison for one year pages 224-233

49. Margaret Mc Cullough plaintiff Vs David A McCullough def. filed Aug. 30, 1927 divorce married Jan. 31, 1906 at Indianola , NE. they adopted two children Lee A past 9 years and Doris past 7, they are residing with their parents. charges extreme cruelty and non support. she wants divorce. divorce granted pages 233-236

50. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Peter M LaDou defendant filed April 26, 1929 Case # 1554 Docket 4 page 167. he has in his possession certain equipment for making intoxicating liquor Jury found him not guilty pages 236-240

51. In the Matter of Ernest Staumbaugh and George Staumbaugh, dependent neglected and delinquent children filed July 17, 1928, they are 13 and 8 years old they stole $ 35.00 in property from F R Vernon of Freedom and brought it to Red Willow county, NE. they were left in the custody of their mother . until the next session pages 240-242

52. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Sidney Viersen defendant filed Sept. . 28, 1928 Case # 1401 Docket 4 page 8. stole tires from Reed Phillips store valued $ 100.00. he was fined $ 300.00 and court costs pages 242-246

53. In the Matter of the Disallowance of the claims of P B Garrett, Lebanon Equity exchange, H E Cady, Ned Gillespie, John r Jolly, W C Morris and Loyd Millard and Jerry Teeters . filed June 29, 1929 .. claims for road work. judgment for the plaintiff pages 246-251

54. William Klein plaintiff Vs Jacob Klein, a single man, Elizabeth Geisler and Conrad Geisler, her husband; Caroline Abel and William Abel , her husband, Madgalend Baumbach and William Baumbach, her husband; John Klein, and Mary Klein his wife, Katherine Klein, wife of William Klein, plaintiff , Emma Gaugh and Charles Gaugh, her husband, Albert Walter and Tillie Walter, his wife; Martha Smith and Grover Smith, her husband, Lizzie Smith and frank B Smith her husband, George Klein , and Margaret Klein, his wife; Catherine Blum and John Blum, her husband; Pater Klein and Martha Klein his wife, Willie Klein a minor defendants. filed March 26, 1929. to settle the estate of George Jake Klein deceased. pages 251-258

55. In the Matter of Application of Frank M Colfer , administrator of the Estate of Reason H Harrison, deceased, for license to sell Real Estate filed March 30, 1929. granted license to sell real estate to pay debts and expenses pages 258-262

56. L Suess, James McAdams , J H Hesterworth, I H Northup and L C Stoll plaintiff Vs Daniel w Colson; Harry H Smith John F Cordeal, as administrator of the Estate of Bettie A Franklin Deceased; JE Nelms as administrator of the Estate of Elvira L Whitaker, Deceased and John B Smith Defendants filed April 12, 1928. foreclose on notes pages 262-279

57. Emaline Nelson plaintiff Vs C H Boyle , administrator of the Estate of Julia G Yager , deceased Harry C Edwards, and Augusta C Edwards , his wife, Charles F Edwards and Katie Edwards, his wife , Frank L Yager, unmarried, Wallace P Yager , and Beulah Yager his wife, Cloyd E Clark and Charles d Ritchie defendant filed March 6, 1928 foreclosure , granted pages 280-286

58. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs George Altman, Jack Hansen, Sam Bainbridge and Earl Lorwy defendants filed Sept., 1929 Case # 1646 Docket 4 page 260. contributed to the delinquent of Irene Phelps by giving her intoxicating liquor. she was 16. pages 287-291

59. Lizzie Wittlake plaintiff Vs Levi Wittlake defendant filed March 8, 1929 divorce married March 26, 1911, at Oberlin, Kansas. issue of marriage Robert Wesley age 3 charges extreme cruelty, and non support . wants custody and alimony. granted pages 291-293

60. Dollie Mae Bush plaintiff Vs Henry J Schamel, John F Cordeal, as administrator of the Estate of Hannah Schamel, deceased, Mabel A Enfield, Arthur Enfield, husband of Mabel, Frank a Schamel, Bessie Schamel His wife, Ina P Tilgner, Otto G Tilgner,her husband Charlie J Schamel, Goldie Schamel his wife, Harry A Schamel, Ethel Schamel His wife, Frank Bush, Husband of the plaintiff, Pansy Isabel Enfield, an unmarried Woman, James Howard Phillips, a minor, Bessie Pearl Phillips, a minor , Farmers State Bank of Indianola NE. filed Sept. 24, 1928

to settle the estate of Hannah Schamel deceased, pages 293- 305

61. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Loan Association plaintiff Vs Leslie H Neiman and Lillian M Neiman, his wife, C C Dueland; S W Gilbert, Administrator, of the Estate of E E Robinson, deceased, Nebraska Buick Company and Bullard Lumber Company, Defendants filed Aug. 19, 1929. foreclose on mortgage. Judgment for the plaintiff pages 305-312

62. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Howard Hayden and William Thayer defendants filed May 2, 1929.Case # 1560 Docket 4 page 173. three counts against them the stole $12.00 from John Fahrenbruch, Cut him with a knife, and hit him with a blunt object . with intent to murder him . both were found guilty William Thayer given 3 years and 6 months in prison and Howard Hayden given 6 years both at hard labor, pages 312-326

63. Dollie May Bush plaintiff Vs Henry J Schamel defendant filed Dec. 18, 1929. out of the money received from the sale of Real Estate he is required to pay outstanding bill pages 327-328

64. Marvin Wilson a minor, by James H Wilson, His Father and Next friend Vs The county of Red Willow , NE. defendant filed Sept. 8, 1928. the Marvin Wilson is 18 months old , was in Auto. with father which fell in a hole on the highway , that was not marked they were thrown through the windshield causing injuries. Wants judgment for damages to his son. pages 328-334

65. Grainger Brothers CO. plaintiff Vs George Thompson , Martha Thompson, his wife, Rachel Morris Weston, Annie May Morgan, Nellie Weston defendants. filed Oct. 14, 1929, plaintiff wants a quieting and confirming of the title. granted pages 335-339

66. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Forrest Garlic def. filed Nov. 29, 1929 Case # 1665 Docket 4, page 303. stole from the McCook Equity Exchange from the safe $92.12 . pleaded guilty and requested parole, which was granted pages 339-343

67. Clara K Green plaintiff Vs Earl Harry Green def. filed Dec. 15, 1928 divorce married Oct. 3, 1912 at Trenton, NE. Issue of marriage Robert Earl Green age 14. charges extreme cruelty and Non support. wants divorce, custody , granted pages 343-346

68. Minnie Olson plaintiff Vs Alfred F Olson def. filed March 15, 1929, divorce married Marach 16, 1921at Manhatten, Kansas, charges extreme cruelty, non support , and is a habitual drunk, wants divorce. and alimony. granted pages 334-348

69. William H Foster, and Godfrey W Shell plaintiffs Vs Ernst Marquardt and H S Anderson, First name unknown, and William R Redfern defendants filed July 16, 1929. foreclose on mortgage and taxes . Judgment for the plaintiff pages 348-352

70. In the matter of the Application of John P Murray, Administrator of the Estate of James F Hamilton, deceased, for license to sell real estate filed Aug. 7, 1929. to pay debts and expenses of the estate . it was denied pages 353-356

71. Red Willow Equity Exchange plaintiff Vs William Wall def. filed Aug, 15, 1929. for money owed the plaintiff. Judgment for the plaintiff pages 357-358.

72. Ada Westray plaintiff Vs Gordon Westray def. filed Sept. 22, 1928 divorce, married April 19, 1926 at McCook, NE. issue of marriage Corrine Norma Westray age 2+. charges willfully deserted her and child. wants divorce and custody of child. granted. pages 359-361

73. CACoba plaintiff Vs Harley Coba def. filed Dec. 7, 1929 for payment on note. judgment for the plaintiff pages 362-363.

74. Don Kiplinger plaintiff Vs George McClain def. filed Feb. 14, 1927. judgment for the possession and restitution of said goods and chattels and the cost of this action, it was taken to the supreme court. pages 364-379

75. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Saving Association plaintiff Vs Robert Drain , Florence Drain, his wife, defendants filed June 8, 1929. foreclose on mortgage pages 379-384

76. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs George Stoumbaugh def. filed March 29, 1929. Case # B-1315 Docket 3 page 263. Complaint by his wife Cora Jane Stoumbaugh, he deserted her and children; Goldie age 3, Gerald age 6, George age 8, Vera age 10, Ernest age 13, and Ethel age 15, pleaded guilty sent to prison for one year at hard labor pages 385-387

77. In the matter of Kenneth Baldwin, et al a delinquent child filed Sept. 25, 1929 Case # 4977. broke his parole went to another town without permission. committed to the industrial School for boys at Kearney until he is 21. pages 388-390

78. James N Kilgore plaintiff Vs John E Kelley and Charles W Kelley def. filed July 5, 1927. defrauded the plaintiff on the price of Real Estate. court found for the plaintiff . pages 391-395

79. The NE. Central Building and Loan Association plaintiff Vs Charles e Vandervort, Melva H Vandervort, William Julow, Jane Doe and J Walter Curl def. filed Oct. 31, 1927. foreclose on mortgage judgment for the plaintiff pages 395-399

80. Clara Roberts plaintiff Vs Joseph Leonard Roberts def. filed Jan. 21, 1928 divorce married April 29, 1905 at Trenton, NE. Issue of marriage are; George Roberts age 22, Ralph Roberts age 20, Ethel Roberts age 17, and Carl Roberts age 15. charges extreme cruelty, he is an Habitual drunkard and has been for several years. wants alimony , support for child and custody . granted a property settlement has been made pages 399-401

81. In the matter of the Application of Mary E Niccolson, administrator, of the Estate of Mary Predmore deceased. for license to sell real estate . filed March 22, 1928. to pay debts and expenses of the estate. granted pages 401-406

82. Adaline W Kammerlohr plaintiff Vs Harry Kammerlohr def. filed Feb. . 3, 1928 divorce married April 6, 1909 at Hastings NE ..Isues of marriage Helen age 17, Gladys age 15, Lillian age 14, Harry age 13, Arthur age 9, Roy age 4, Pauline age 2, willfully deserted her and children. wants divorce and custody of all the children. granted pages 4006-409

83. S B Rankin plaintiff Vs Frank E Wasson and M A Wasson defendants filed April 7, 1928 . foreclose on mortgage. Judgment for the plaintiff pages 409-411

84. National Surety CO. plaintiff Vs Walter E Knox and Lucy Knox def. filed March 14, 1928 foreclose on mortgage . Judgment for the plaintiff pages 412-417

85. August Cappel plaintiff Vs Henry Johnson, John Johnson, Fred Johnson and Lawrence Gillon def. filed June 11, 1929. trespassing on his property and cut down trees on the north bank of the river. issued a restraining order , judgment for the plaintiff pages 417-428

86. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs H C Johnston def. filed Oct. 6, 1928 Case # 1407 docket 4, page 14. three counts of forgery. pleaded guilty and sent to prison for 2 years at hard labor pages 429-433

87. Cecil E Emerson plaintiff Vs Ralph W Emerson def. filed May 10, 1929. divorce married March 17, 1923 at Akron Colorado. non support . wants divorce. granted pages 434-435

88. Mable Carter plaintiff Vs Chester Carter def. filed Aug. 15, 1929 divorce married May 16, 1929 at Oberlin, Kansas. charges extreme cruelty, non support. wants divorce and maiden name restored to Mable Carfield. granted pages 435-437

89. In the Matter of the estate of Henry Gale, deceased filed DEC 6, 1929 for license to sell real estate. to pay debts and expenses. granted pages 437- 441

90. Blanche E Byers plaintiff Vs George W Byers def. filed July 5, 1928 divorce married March 10, 1915 at Beloit, Kansas , issue of marriage Utahna Byers age 11, willfully deserted them wants custody , alimony, and support for child. granted pages 442-443

91. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Chauncey Hurlbert def. filed Jan. 18, 1917 . Complaint by Carl Weimer, did commit sodomy against his will. pleaded guilty, sent to prison not to exceed 20 years at hard labor pages 444-446

92. Benjamin Doyle plaintiff Vs Orlow Everets , Elvira Whitaker, Lucinda C Church, Nora M Church, Ann E Kendall, Charoltte Everts, Charles Everts, Lewis Everts, George Everts, Jason Everts, Jason Everts Edward Everts, Charles Everts, Albert Everts, and Laura Rankin, Heirs of Elon E Everts , deceased, and Arthur Church, Almon J Church and Nora Peterson, Heirs of Frances Church, deceased, and J Coolidge Hills, and the Heirs , devisees, Legatees, Personal representatives , and all other persons interested in the estate of J Coolidge Hills, deceased. def.

filed April 22, 1918. to quieting and confirming the plaintiff title. granted pages 447-452

93. Anton J Utz plaintiff Vs Ernest L Rose, an incompetent person and Robert Lee Utz a minor filed July 17, 1925. to divide land of the estate, sold land and paid mortgage then divided what was left pages 452-461

94. Van E Peterson , as receiver for the Citizen State Bank of McCook, NE. Plaintiff Vs Harry Halker, Bessie F Halker, Edward Aspergren, E S Kirtland, The Home Bank of Elwood, NE. R W Risberg, John Doe and Mary Doe def. filed July 2, 1925. foreclose on mortgage, Granted pages 461-477

95. Nebraska Central Building and Loan Association plaintiff Vs Ida Doyle, Jesse W Doyle, Sol Wright, A L Kee, B F Stewart, Clarende J Minnick, Defendants, foreclose on mortgage, notes and taxes. judgment for the plaintiff pages 477-483

96. C A. Ready , Administrator of the Estate of R.C. Walker, deceased Vs G A Somerville, N B Somerville, and May Anthony def. filed Cot 26, 1929. for judgment on mortgage from the def. granted pages 483-485

97. Charles S Miller plaintiff Vs The unknown heirs , devisees, Legatees, personal representatives, and all persons interested in the Estate of Hiram Bacon Deceased, Real names unknown, Leonard C Bacon, M. W. Bacon, His wife, Charles H Bacon, C L Bacon, his wife, Marvin H Bacon and Mary E Bacon, his wife. in said Real Estate defendants. plaintiff prays a decree be entered of quieting and confirming the title. granted pages 485-491

98. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Harry Dunbar , true name Ed Lewis def. filed Feb. 20, 1930 Case # 1754 docket 5 page 34. forgery of check, sent to prison on causes , one , two and three for 1-2 years and the same on causes Four and Five sentences to run Concurrently, pages 491-497

99. Andrew J Crawmer plaintiff Vs James W Thomas, Mary A Thomas, The Bartley Improvement and Investment CO. , I N Clover , Mrs. I N Clover , his wife, J W Martin , Mrs. J W Martin , his wife, And all persons having or claiming any interest in said real estate . def. that the plaintiff has the absolute title to the premises. Granted pages 497-501

100. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Wilson C Dorrance def. filed Jan. 8, 1930 Case # 1726 docket 5 page 5. did steal from Ray Ogier money , he had a revolver , and stuck up one Lloyd Lyons an employee. pleaded guilty, and sent to the penitentiary for 3 years pages 502-505

101. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Saving association plaintiff Vs Louis M Neilson, and Glenn Neilson, his wife, Louis P Neilson, and S J Neilson, his wife, J B Sickles Saddlery CO. Saint Louis, MO . Walt Curl defendants filed Oct. 5, 1929. foreclose on mortgage, granted pages 505-512

102. E C Bullock plaintiff Vs O. M. Adams, Lind Adams, Frank Hackenkamp, Josephine Hackenkamp and all persons having or claiming to have interest in said real estate. That the plaintiff is the owner and entitled to the possession of said real estate. granted pages 512-517.

103. Elsie Gertrude Gibson plaintiff Vs Donald McKee Gibson def. filed March 16, 1929 divorce

married June 24, 1923 at McCook, NE. extreme cruelty, and non support. wants divorce and alimony . granted pages 518-520

104. Grace Frost plaintiff Vs Henry Frost def. filed Dec. 15, 1928 divorce married Sept. 11, 1924 at Holyoke, Colorado. Issue of marriage Betty Frost born Dec. 17, 1925. extreme cruelty and non support, wants custody alimony and support money . granted pages 520-524

105. Agnes Hoagland plaintiff Vs Fred Hoagland def, filed Oct., 1928 divorce, Married Aug. . 4, 1909 at Indianola, NE. issue of marriage are; Lorna Hoagland age 16, Elno Hoagland age 15, Una Mae Hoagland age 12, Fern Hoagland age 9, charges Extreme Cruelty, wants custody of minor children , alimony , support money for children and he pay cost of court. the defendant was ordered to pay support for two children with the plaintiff plus alimony, he defaulted and it is on the criminal docket of the district court pages 524-528

106. Frank Kammerlohr plaintiff Vs Emma S Sawyer, Daniel W Sawyer, and NE . Central Building and Loan Association . def. Filed April 1, 1929. foreclose on Real Estate. granted Pages 528-534.

107. In the Matter of disallowing of Claim of George McClain , Sheriff of Red Willow County, NE. filed Notice of Appeal on July 22, 1929. case was dismissed , pages 535-537

108. Ora T Kelley and Alice Kelley plaintiff Vs W E Weeks def. Filed March 5, 1929. foreclose on mortgage. Judgment for the defendants pages 538-543

109. Amy Yost plaintiff Vs Dan Yost def. filed Cot, 11, 1928 Divorce, married At Atwood, Kansas on Dec. 21, 1926. charges non support, wants divorce and maiden name of Amy Gragg restored. granted and he is to pay permanent alimony . pages 543-545

110. Verna U Mitchell plaintiff Vs Floyd C Mitchell filed Aug. 31, 1929 divorce married May 5, 1926 at Oberlin, Kansas. charges extreme cruelty and non support. wants divorce, and court costs. granted pages 545-547

111. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Harold Moates def. filed Jan. 8, 1930 Case # 1721 Docket 4 page 336. had and possessed intoxicating liquor. jury found him not guilty pages 548-550

112. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Lester Bauer and John Fahrenbruch filed Dec. 5, 1929 Case # 1671 Docket 4, page 309. stole a automobile valued $400.00 from T B Carpenter. Bauer sentenced to county Jail for 3 months and fined $ 100.00 . Fahrenbruch fined $ 100.00 and sent to county jail for 4 months pages 550-554

113. Clarence Potts plaintiff Vs George McClain, Ed Fiesterman, The United States Fidelity and Guaranty Company of Baltimore, Maryland, Janae McClain, Laura Evans, Lillian Kearns, W.B. McClain, and Harry McClain def. filed July 20, 1928 He owned the Hotel in Indianola and had goods and chattel which the sheriff took , he now wants judgment for the money from the goods and chattels. jury found for the def. pages 554-562.

114. Cleta Laura Benedfiel plaintiff Vs Charles Leon Benefiel Def. filed Aug. 16, 1929 divorce, married, Aug. 25, 1928, willfully deserted her, and non support. wants divorce and alimony, maiden name restored to Cleta Laura Moore. granted pages 562-564

115. Blanche L Lytle plaintiff Vs Talbot V Lytle def. filed Aug. 23, 1929 divorce , married Dec. 13, 1925 at Oberlin, Kansas. Issue of marriage Ruth age 7, non support, and Neglect, Wants custody of child and alimony , support for child. granted pages 564-565.

116. State Bank of Indianola Nebraska plaintiff Vs W M Egan def. filed July 31, 1928 . to foreclose on real estate loan Granted pages 565-568

117. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Emmett Real and Leo Schmitz def filed Feb. 16, 1929 Case # 1491 Docket 4 page 104. gave intoxicating liquor to Spahn and Baldwin who are 14 years of age. both pleaded not guilty, Jury found Leo Schmitz not guilty, could not reach a verdict on Emmett Real new trial jury found him guilty. he was fined $ 200.00 and costs pages 568-573

118. Bullard Lumber Company plaintiff Vs M E Wiggins, also known as Milo E Wiggins, May Wiggins, his wife, also known as Nancy M Wiggins, McCook Co-operative Building and Savings Association, Barney Koetter def. filed Sept. 21, 1926, furnished lumber and Etc. for a dwelling on real estate. wants judgment for the goods furnished. judgment for the plaintiff pages 574-587

119. Esta Chambers , administratrix, of the Estate of Benjamin Carmin plaintiff Vs E J Ludwig, Ollie Ludwig, L A Fitch, Mary I Fitch, A L Osterberg, Margaret Osterberg, William Osterberg, Mrs. William Osterberg, his wife, and Fred Carmin def. filed Sept. 23, 1926. that a receiver be appointed, foreclose on mortgage. judgment for the plaintiff pages 588-594

120. In the Matter of Homer Hockett, a dependent, neglected, and delinquent child filed July 11, 1928. he is 11 years old living with his grandparents Albert and Emelia Ebert, he has violated the law stole $ 5.00 from Hattie Rishel, Albert and Emelia are to old to control the child. issued a summons for his father Robert V Hockett. , the father took custody of the child. pages, 594-595

121. In the Matter of Vernon McKay, a dependent and neglected child filed July 18, 1928. child belongs to Erma McKay who abandoned, child in Red Willow County, she is now in Jail in Denver, Colorado. child is living with Fannie S Frantz. child is 19 months . sent to the NE . Children Home in Omaha pages 596-597

122. Delos W Story plaintiff Vs Nettie a Story def. filed Sept., 26, 1929 divorce, Married July 19, 1903 in Jacksonville, Ill. issues of marriage are; Lolita Story Martin age 26, Opal L Story age 24. willfully deserted him . wants divorce. granted pages 597-599

123. Esther Moss plaintiff Vs Ben Moss def. filed Nov. 6, 1929 divorce, married Dec. 15, 1913 at McCook, NE. Issue of marriage are; Enos age 15, Ada age 12, Carl age 9, and Dorothy age 3, non support, wants custody , alimony, support for children , granted pages 599-601

124. Bert Shields plaintiff Vs Emil T Ebert, Ella M Ebert, McMurty Manufacturing CO. and Clarence L Ransen def filed May 4, 1929, foreclosure, granted, had sale to pay mortgage pages 602-605

125. Edward G Phelps plaintiff Vs E Esteb, defendant filed March 20, 1930. judgment for goods , wares, and merchandise, granted pages 606-611

126. Irvin R Morearty plaintiff Vs The City of McCook def filed Dec. 8, 1928. Amended answer and Cross petition. judgment for the work he did for the defendants. granted. assignment of judgment to a firm in Omaha., pages 612-622

127. Elsworth Ward plaintiff Vs Mason Packing Company def, filed Nov. 6, 1928. he was injured while working for the defendant. awarded his wages, doctor and medical bill while he cannot work. pages 622-626

128. Mary C Brady plaintiff Vs Virgil Barbazette, Deborah Barbazette, and James H Locker def. filed Feb. 27, 1930. . foreclose on mortgage, granted pages 626-630

129. Alice A Vandervort plaintiff Vs Lee O Vandervort def. filed Nov. . 14, 1929 divorce, married, Nov. 27, 1923 at Oberlin, Kansas. extreme cruelty and non support, wants a divorce and alimony . granted pages 630-632

130. August Nothnagel plaintiff Vs Red Willow Equity Exchange def, filed Feb. 3, 1930. he owns the land but rented it to a person who put buildings on the real estate without the permission of the plaintiff . the plaintiff wants the lien taken off of his land as he didn't build the buildings or give permission. granted pages 630-638

131. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Fred Ray and one Ford Sedan, 1929 model , tudor, filed Feb. 20, 1930. car was used for transporting intoxicating liquor. sentence to 90 days in county jail , gave notice of appeal. jury found him guilty and sentenced him to 60 days in jail and Auto. sold. pages 639-641

132. Beulah Yager plaintiff Vs Wallace Yager def. filed July 27, 1929 , divorce, married May 18, 1922 at Republican City, Kansas. non support , willfully deserted her, wants divorce. granted pages 641-642

133. Clara Nostrand plaintiff Vs Barney Koetter, Mary Aden, August J Aden, Anna Hamilton, Margaret Matson, Frank C Matson, Lena Adams, and Nicholas H Uhren as administrator of the estate of Henry Uhren deceased, filed Jan. 10, 1930. to settle the estate of Henry Uhren deceased. pages 643-651

134. Sadie E Morrissey plaintiff Vs Patrick Egan, Alice Egan, his wife, John M Niehaus, Thomas I Glascott, Francis E Colfer, John Arthur Colfer, And all persons having or claiming any interest in said real estate. Margaret Colfer, and Millicent Colfer def. filed Dec. 27, 1929. wants her title quieted and confirmed . granted pages 651-656

135. R E Walkington and Edward Davis plaintiff Vs S E Bailey , et al, defendant filed Feb. 19, 1930. Petition to quiet title. granted pages 656-660

136. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Roscoe S Hall def. filed April 22, 1930, Case # 1791 Docket 5, page 71. forgery on 6 counts. pleaded guilty sentenced 2 years in the penitentiary at hard labor pages 660-667

137. The McCook Co -Operative Building and Saving association plaintiff Vs Herman H Ahrens, and Nettie E Ahrens, husband and wife and Barney Koetter defendants filed Aug. 19, 1929. foreclose on mortgage, granted , sold premises pages 667-672

138. Home Building and Loan association plaintiff Vs Harry D Wheeler, Pearl A Wheeler and Jacob C Frank defendants filed April 6, 1929. foreclose, granted sold premises , pages 673-678

139. National Surety Fire Insurance CO. plaintiff Vs Rex E Scott defendant. filed Feb. 26, 1930. the defendant worked for the plaintiff collecting premiums on insurance . the plaintiff wants judgment on money owed him . judgment for the plaintiff pages 679-682

140. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Aaron Dixon defendant filed April 26, 1930, stole money from Alfred Green value $82.00 . pleaded guilty sentenced to Men's reformatory in Lincoln, NE. for 1 to 3 years at hard labor, pages, 682-686

141. State of Nebraska Plaintiff Vs Ben Olcott def. filed April 26, 1930 Case # 1794 Docket 5, page 75. had in his possession intoxicating liquor, been convicted several times. pleaded guilty and sentenced to the Penitentiary at hard labor for one year six months. pages 686-689

142. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Chester Miles, Stanley Christensen and Bernard Caraher, defendants case # 4404. broke into the Farmers Store at Shippee , NE. stole goods Value of $ 500.00. they were paroled for 2 years pages 690-691

143. Lulu Wing plaintiff Vs Ralph H Moore, Claudia Moore, William Hanthorn, Berneta Hanthorn, and the State Bank of Indianola defendants filed Aug. 9, 1928. to furnish him a title and abstract to the real estate. granted pages 691-698

144. Mary A Dillon plaintiff Vs Daniel A Dillon def, filed Jan. 9, 1930 divorce married Aug. 8, 1927 at McCook, NE. non support, wants divorce and maiden name restored to Mary A McKillip. granted page 699-700