VOLUME 38 DISTRICT COURT RECORDS OF RED WILLOW COUNTY, NEBRASKA


1. Dale Kilborune plaintiff Vs George McClain defendant filed Sept. 5 1931 Case #2610

the defendant is the sheriff . the plaintiff charges he has possession of his automobile. and wont return it to him. jury orders the car returned and the plaintiff pay $400.00 to the defendant. pages 1-4

2. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Roy Bauer and Pete Delkey def filed Nov. . 19, 1931 Case # 2104. Stole a 1930 Chevy Coupe Automobile from W K Swanson. guilty sentenced to State Penitentiary for 1-3 years. pages 4-7

3. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Floyd Kisling def filed Oct. 27, 1931 Case # 2084. sold liquor to Harry McKimmon without a license . Jury found him not guilty pages 7-9

4. Cecil McMillen plaintiff Vs Baxter Austin, Susan H Austin, The First Trust Company of St. Joseph , MO , Van E Peterson, as receiver of the Citizen State Bank of McCook, Roy Thompson,

Andraew Thompson, Ruth Long. Samuel W Hockett, Charles E Lindstrom and Fred Lofton defendants filed May 21, 1927. foreclose . granted and property sold pages 9-15.

5, State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Francis L Reed def filed Sept. 28, 1931 Case # 2060. 2 counts of Forgery. sent to the reformatory at Lincoln for one year pages 17-20

6. Susie Helmkamp Plaintiff Vs Otto Poore and Emma Poore. def filed Oct. 27, 1930 . foreclose , granted and property sold pages 21-26

7. McCook Co-operative Building and saving Association plaintiff Vs Carl E Marsh, Agnes C Marsh and John Doe and Mary Doe def. filed Oct. 22, 1931. foreclose . granted and property sold pages 26-31

8. McCook Co-Operative Building and Saving Assoc. plaintiff Vs Anne T Cadman a widow, Dorthy Anne Cadman a minor age 14, Kathleen Cadman , a Minor , age 13, Alvin O Cadman Jr, .a minor age 11, Lester Laurence Cadman a minor age 9, Donald Bruce Cadman a minor, age 7. defendants filed Oct. 22, 1931. foreclose on the estate of Alvin O Cadman deceased, granted property sold pages 31-38

9. Home building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs John Wyckoff, Carolyn T Wyckoff and J C Nelson defendant filed Nov. 12, 1931 . foreclose on mortgage. granted and property sold pages 38-44

10. In the matter of the Application of Ray C Murphy, Administrator, for license to sell Real Estate. filed Oct 1, 1931. to sell enough real estate to pay debts and expenses of the estate of Mary Castor, deceased. granted pages 45-48

11. Winnie L Stevens plaintiff Vs Earl Stevens def filed Aug. 15, 1931 divorce married June 25, 1929 at Norton, Kansas. extreme cruelty , non support, Issue of marriage Betty Jane age one year , wants divorce custody and alimony and child support . granted pages 49-51.

12. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Edwin R Miller def filed Aug. 17, 1931 Case # 2015 . 3 counts of forgery. pleaded guilty sentenced to 1 year in the reformatory for men at Lincoln , NE. pages 51-56

13. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Jim Johnson def. filed Aug. 5, 1931 Case # 2025. made an assault on Earnest Bassett. Jury found him not guilty pages 56-58

14. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Mrs. L M Taylot def. filed Feb. 17, 1931 Case # 1920 Docket 5 page 200, she reported her automobile stolen to the insurance company intent to fraud the CO. the car was not stolen. Jury found her not guilty pages 59-64

15. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Readding Carver def. filed Jan. 5, 1931 Case # 1413 Docket 4 page 21. 6 counts of forgery. pleaded guilty sent to the State Reformatory for Men at Lincoln , NE for one year pages 64-70

16. Imperial Valley Stages plaintiff Vs John B Williams and Bert Gustafson defendants filed Sept. 12, 1931. the plaintiff owns one Studebaker auto. which was taken by the defendants, wants it back. the plaintiff is to pay the repair bill ,then can have his Auto. back pages 70-73

17. McCook Co-operative Building and Saving association plaintiff Vs T B Carpenter and Blanche Carpenter and James F Hannan defendants filed Sept. . 8, 1930. foreclose , granted and property sold pages 73-79

18. Katie Foley plaintiff Vs Frank Foley defendant filed Nov. 29, 1930 divorce married Sept. 4, 1919 at Oberlin, Kansas . Issues of marriage George Donald Foley age 15, and John Anderson Foley age 12, Non support. custody of the youngest boy, support and alimony , and child support. granted pages 79-84

19. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Donald Swales def filed Jan. 6, 1931 Case # 1913 Docket 5, page 193. 6 counts of forgery. pleaded guilty sent to the Reformatory for Men in Lincoln, NE . for all counts 2 years pages 84-89

20. Seward Flanagin plaintiff Vs Oliver S Van Doren, Widower, Jane E McKean, formerly Jane E McCord, Henry C McKean, Harry L Earl , Mrs. Harry L Earl, his wife, Whose first name is unknown to the Plaintiff unknown defendants filed Jan. 7, 1931. foreclose, granted and property sold pages 89--98

21. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs E Bryan and Virgil Shoemaker def. filed Jan. 8, 1931. stole 14 hogs from McDonald Bennett value of $ 247.97. Virgil Shoemaker is 20 years old sentenced to Reformatory for Men at Lincoln for 1-2 years , E Bryan is sentenced to the Penitentiary at Lancaster for 1-2 years , pages 98-101

22. A B Wood plaintiff Vs Oliver S Van Doren, Jane E McKean, formerly Jane E McCord, Henry C McKean, R D Marts, LaVerna Marts, H E Smith and Opal Smith defendants filed Jan. 16, 1931. foreclose on mortgage, property sold to the plaintiff , the tenant still farming property . sited for contempt .and removed pages 102-110

23. Pauline L Ready Plaintiff Vs Charles L Ready def. filed Jan. 16, 1931 divorce, married Jan . 20, 1928 at Oberlin, Kansas. willfully desertion , non support, neglect. plaintiff wants divorce, Maiden name be restored to Pauline Eckhardt. granted pages 112

24. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Low Kelley def. filed Jan. 19, 1931 3 counts of forgery . pleaded guilty sentenced to 2 years in the State Reformatory for Men at Lincoln pages 113-117

25. Home building and savings association plaintiff Vs John Harrison, Teresa Harrison, Paul L Schultsmeier, Peter J Colling, Mrs. Peter J Colling his wife, whose first name is unknown to the plaintiff, John Doe , whose first name is unknown, and Mary Doe his wife, whose first name is unknown defendants. foreclose. granted property sold pages 118-122

26. Home Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Henry Stroh, Katie Stroh, Katie Stroh , as guardian of the person and estate of Henry Stroh, Incompetent defendant filed Feb. 23, 1931. foreclose , granted and property sold pages 123-131

27. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs John Fox def. filed Feb. 24, 1931 Case # 1935 Docket 5, page 215. complaint by Ross Mosley; had in his possession equipment known as a Still for making intoxicating liquor. pleaded guilty fined $ 500.00 and jailed for 4 months . pages 131-134

28. Peter Karthauser and Sibella Karthauser plaintiffs Vs F W Troester, Louise Troester, John Doe and Mary Doe filed Feb. 28, 1931. foreclose, granted and property sold pages 134-138.

29. McCook Co-operative Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs Hallie Durham, and the Bullard Lumber Company defendants filed May 13, 1931. foreclose, granted and property sold pages 139-143

30. McCook, Co-operative Building and Saving Association plaintiff Vs A D Carney, Antonie Carney, Charles F Allen, Cassie T Allen Ida Valone Cadman and Vera M Rector defendants filed May 13, 1931. foreclose. granted property sold but didn't cover the mortgage pages 143-149

31. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs J D White defendant filed April 11, 1931 Case # 1956

forgery. 3 Counts. pleaded guilty , suspended the sentence and paroled for one year pages 150-155

32. In the Matter of the estate of Fred Fritsch , deceased, filed April 15, 1931. children of Fred Fritsch are; Loyola Fritsch, Maude Fisher, Vera Kisling, and Paul V Fritsch all residents of Indianola , NE and all of age but Loyola Fritsch who is 15. place for reading of the will. a Claim was filed by Ann Ruby for a Automobile accident between her car and the deceased, the claim was disallowed but a new trial was ordered pages 155-162

33. In the Matter of the Disallowance of Claims plaintiff Vs George McClain, Sheriff of Red Willow County, NE filed Aug. 24, 1931. appeal Bond, for taking Lydia Green to Girls School at Geneva, NE. , for returning Donald Swales from Rock Island, ILL. for returning Readding Carver from rock Island, ILL . and for Jailer's fees for month of July 1931. in favor of the defendant . pages 162-166

34. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Francis Reed def filed Sept. 28, 1931 Case # 2060. 2 counts of forgery. pleaded guilty and sentenced to the Reformatory for Men at Lincoln for one year pages 167-170

35. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Frank Jeffers and Ray Jeffers def. filed Oct. 12, 1931 case # 2061. stole two hogs Value $ 25.00 from E C Chitwood. pleaded guilty and placed on parole for 2 years pages 171-173

36. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Hugh Rowley and Edward Hickson , def filed March 24, 1932 Case # 2193. Stole one Ford Automobile belonging to Glen G Hegenberger, Hugh Rowley is 19 years old and pleaded guilty sentenced suspended and he is paroled for 2 years. pages 174-177

37. E M Floro plaintiff Vs Tim Dewane and Edna Dewane defendants filed March 15, 1932. on a mortgage note . Judgment for the plaintiff pages, 177-180

38. Nebraska Central Building and Loan Association plaintiff Vs Williams A Calahan, Mabel G Calahan, Harm Collman, C C Houts, and ______Houts , and C H Bengston defendants, filed Oct. 1, 1931. Bond for Real Estate Loan. foreclose. granted property sold pages 180-186

39. James H McIntosh, plaintiff Vs Lola McIntosh defendant filed Nov. 18. 1930 divorce, married May 12, 1925 at Norton, Kansas. plaintiff has 3 daughters , Vida age 16, Belda age 14, and Velma age 10, from previous marriage. misconduct. wants divorce, granted pages 186-188

40. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Jake Schwartz and Dick Schwartz defendants filed Jan. 5, 1931 Case # 1915 Made assault on Harold Schwartz with a certain firearm. Shoot him with a rifle , they did strike , beat, and wound Harold Schwartz with a shotgun. found guilty , took it to the Supreme Court. and they found them guilty the sentence was 7 years in the penitentiary at hard labor pages 188-202

41. Paul H Gallon plaintiff Vs Nettie Cain, Nettie Cain as Executrix of the estate of Francis Cain, deceased, Lulu Easton, John O Easton, her husband, Lester Cain and Chester Cain defendants filed June 23, 1931. bought land on tax sale, foreclose on taxes and interest. granted property sold , pages 202-209

42. Mc Cook CO-Operative Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs Harry Drake and Erciel Drake defendants filed July 10, 1931. foreclose . Granted and property sold pages 209-215

43. McCook Co-operative Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs Anne T Cadman, a Widow, Dorthy Anne Cadman a minor age 14, Kathleen Cadman age 13 a minor, Alvin O CadmanJr., a minor age 11 and Lester Laurence Cadman, a Minor age 9, Donald Bruce Cadman a minor age 7 defendants filed Oct. 22, 1931. foreclose on mortgage, granted and property sold pages 215-222

44. John O Easton plaintiff Vs Nettie Cain, Nettie Cain as Executrix of the last will and testament of Francis Cain Deceased, Lulu Easton , Lester Cain, and Chester Cain def. filed July 11, 1931. the real estate sold for taxes, wants his money back, granted and place sold pages 222-227

45. Cary N Talbot plaintiff Vs Hazel E Talbot def. filed Aug. 6, 1931 divorce married April 19, 1925 at Norton, Kansas. extreme cruelty wants divorce . Granted pages 227-229

46. State of Nebraka plaintiff Vs Floyd Bestwick def. filed Sept. 12, 1931. Case # 2055. 3 counts of forgery. he is 17 years old sentence suspended and paroled for one year pages 231-234

47. E H Luikart, as receiver of the Home Savings Bank, Columbus, NE. Vs Albert J Phillips, Mary Phillips, his wife, Walter P Murphy, Elsie Murphy , his wife, S Y Gillan and CO. defendants filed Jan. 28, 1932. foreclose granted and property sold pages 234-240

48. Nebraska Central Building and Loan Association , plaintiff Vs Grace Bainter, and Grace Bainter, as Administratrix of the estate of Charles H Harman, deceased filed Jan. 30, 1932. foreclose on mortgage. granted property sold pages 240-245

49. C M Matson plaintiff Vs John Dodot, Minnie Dodot, defendants filed March 19, 1932. foreclose , granted and property sold pages 245-252

50. Bessie Miller plaintiff Vs Adam Miller defendant filed Oct. 2, 1931 divorce married Aug. 21, 1921 at McCook, NE. Issue of marriage are Wilma May Miller age 8, Wilfred McDonald Miller age 6, charges extreme cruelty, non support and neglect . she wants custody of children , child support and alimony. granted pages 252-255

51. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Frank Jeffers and Ray Jeffers defendants filed Oct. 12, 1931 Case # 2067. stole 2 hogs from E C Chitwood value of $ 25.00 sentence was suspended and paroled for 2 years pages 255-258

52. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs E T Molzahn defendant filed Dec. 12, 1931 parked his car in a no parking space on main street ,pleaded not Guilty, case was dismissed pages 258-260

53. Charles Barber plaintiff Vs W M Fritsch, Cora Fritsch, C R Livingston and LA Paris partners doing business under the firm name of C R Livingston and Company defendants filed Feb. 9, 1931, foreclose. granted and property sold pages 260-265

54. Fredia Phillippi, plaintiff Vs Edward A Phillippi def. filed Feb. 13, 1931 divorce married May 4, 1904 at McCook, NE. issue of marriage Edna Florence age 22, supporting her self, extreme cruelty, violence, wants a divorce granted pages 266-268

55. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Fred Teeters and Max Woods defendants filed March 25, 1931 Case # 1948. complaint by P O Karthauser , along with William Bryant played stud poker which is unlawful . both fined $ 250.00 pages 269-274

56. The McCook National Bank plaintiff Vs Arthur Ehlers and Elthea Ehlers his wife filed May 18, 1931. foreclose , granted and property sold which didn't pay the mortgage the still owe the plaintiff. pages 275-281

57, L Suess plaintiff Vs Henry Stroh, Katie Stroh and Chas W Kelley defendants filed June 2, 1931. foreclose on mortgage, and a receiver be appointed. granted and property sold pages 281-287

58. McCook Co-operative Building and Saving Association plaintiff Vs William Grant Burgess, Myrtle V Burgess, O R Levine, Esther Levine and Roland Scott defendant filed June 8, 1931. foreclose ,granted property sold pages 287-293

59. Nebraska Central Building and Loan Association plaintiff Vs Grace Ida Leonard, William Harold Leonard, and Cleo Virginia Leonard defendants filed June 27, 1931. foreclose , Granted and property sold pages 293-303

60. Mack Lord, plaintiff Vs Albert W Hobbs, a single man, Raleigh M Hobbs a single man and an incompetent person, Clarence E Hotze, Guardian of Raleigh M Hobbs , incompetent, Jessie J Hillers, and John B Hillers, wife and Husband, L Mae Brown, and Harry L Brown husband and wife, John Bergin , and Mrs. John Bergin, Wife of John Bergin, Whose real name is unknown to the plaintiff defendants filed July 1, 1931 foreclose , granted and property sold pages 303-309

61. McCook Co-operative Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs Grace Bainter, and Grace Bainter as Administratrix of the estate of Charles h Harman, deceased, P C Bainter , John E Kelley, Pade Furniture and Carpet Company, G L Montgomery, J V Hodgkin, C A Leach, C A Bollerup, and Eli Bollerup, defendants filed July 18, 1931. foreclose , granted property sold , pages 310-318

62. Elsie R Hallrich plaintiff Vs Herman F Hallrich defendant filed July 31, 1931 divorce, married June 9, 1930 at Denver, Colorado. extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce, and support money Granted pages 318-321

63. Nebraska Central Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs Rena I Dewey , J J Rutt, Marvin Meyerhoeffer, and Helen Meyerhoeffer defendants filed Sept. 5, 1931 .. Bond for Real Estate Loan. foreclose , granted and Real Estate sold pages 321-326

64. Dale Kilbourne plaintiff Vs George McClain defendant filed Sept. 5, 1931 Case # 2610

the plaintiff owns a 1930 Chevrolet Roadster , which the defendant has possession of , and the plaintiff prays for possession or restitution for the Car. jury found for the plaintiff and he is entitled to the possession of the car pages 326-330

65. Home Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs C F Hawkins and Rozella Hawkins defendant filed Sept. 14, 1931. foreclosure , they have 9 months to pay the mortgage or the premises will be sold according to the law. pages 330-334

66. A B Wood , as executor of the last will and testament of John Clouse deceased, plaintiff Vs Rosa B Brush, L S Brush , Fred Mayo and Mrs. Fred Mayo, whose first real name is to the plaintiff unknown. defendants filed Sept. 14, 1931. foreclose . granted pages 334-338

67. Lorine F Lowry plaintiff Vs Edward C Lowry defendant filed Sept. 29, 1931 divorce married July 30, 1929 at Oberlin, Kansas. extreme cruelty, non support , wants divorce and maiden name of Nichols restored to her, alimony. granted pages 339-341

68. Nebraska Central Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs William a Calahan, Mabel G Calahan, Harm Collman, C C Houts and ______Houts and C H Bengston filed Oct. 1, 1931. bond for Real Estate Loan. foreclose ,granted and receiver appointed, pages 341-346

69. Frank M Colfer as Executor of the last will and testament Adella Lewis , Deceased, plaintiff Vs Tim Dewane, Edna E Dewane and Phillips Petroleum Company. defendants filed Oct. 14, 1931, to settle the estate of Adella Lewis , for the amount due the estate. . foreclose. granted property sold to settle the estate pages 346-351

70. McCook Co_operative Building and Saving Association plaintiff Vs Mike Schneider defendant filed Nov. 4, 1931 foreclose , granted and property sold pages 351-355

71. McCook, Co-operative Building and Saving association plaintiff Vs Madge E Cadman, Estella Steckmyer , and Edward J Steckmyer defendants filed Nov. 4, 1931. foreclose , granted and property sold pages 351-355

72. The Nebraska Central Building and Saving Association plaintiff Vs Leslie E Niccolson, Mina Niccolson, and John E Kelley defendants filed Dec. 4, 1931 Bond for Real Estate Loan, foreclose, granted , property sold didn't bring enough to cover the debt, so defendants are to pay the rest pages 355-366

73. Hayes Moyer and Mary A Moyer plaintiffs Vs The Village of Danbury defendant filed Dec. 7, 1931. land be disconnected from the village of Danbury, it is farm land. denied the land will stay part of Danbury pages 366-369

74. McCook Co-operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs A W Claus and Fay E Claus defendants filed Dec. 12, 1931. foreclose granted . they have 9 months to pay the mortgage or the premises will be sold according to the law pages 369-375

75. Nebraska Central Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs William B Moreau, Adaline Moreau, C H Houghtelling and Millie M Houghtelling defendants filed April 13, 1932. foreclose on mortgage , Granted and the property sold and mortgage paid . pages 375-378

76. Mary E Morland plaintiff Vs Henry Stroh, Katie Stroh, as guardian of the person and estate of Henry Stroh, an Incompetent person. defendants filed Jan. 8, 1932 judgment against the defendants , granted , pages. 379-381

77. State of Nebraska City of McCook, Red Willow County, plaintiffs Vs Louie M Neilson defendant filed Dec. 12, 1931. he was fighting within the City limits. guilty, fined him $10.00 and court costs pages 381-383

78. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs J E Rose defendant filed Feb. 4, 1932 Case # 2159. Complaint by O P Perry, reckless Driving , Jury found him not Guilty pages 383-387

79. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs S C Overholser defendant filed Feb. 9, 1932, Case # 2160. 3 counts of forgery. pleaded guilty , sentence suspended and paroled pages 387-391

80. Georgia Finnell plaintiff Vs Harold Finnell defendant filed Feb. 10, 1932 divorce married May 26, 1926 at Albia , Iowa. Issue of marriage Erna Jean age 4, and Mervin Dean age 2, Charges extreme cruelty , non support, wants custody of children alimony, support for children. granted pages 391-394

81. Charles W Poore plaintiff Vs Advance Rumely Thresher Company defendant filed Dec. 3, 1927. bought machinery which did not work. wants money returned. judgment for the plaintiff to recover judgment from the defendant pages 394-401

82. Nebraska Central Building and Savings Associaton plaintiff Vs Emil T Ebert, Ella M Ebert and the Farmers and Merchants State Bank of McCook, NE. defendants filed Feb. 15, 1928

Bond for Real Estate Loan. to foreclose and a receiver be appointed, granted and property sold pages 401-407

83. Charles D Olmsted plaintiff Vs Alonzo L Olmsted, Inez J Olmsted, Alice R Decker, Earl Decker, Susie Olmsted, LaVega Olmsted and Anna Olmsted defendants filed April 19,1929.

To settle the estate of Abraham V Olmsted and Alice E Olmsted deceased. pages 407-415

84. Bertha Weaver plaintiff Vs Donald L Weaver defendant filed May 18, 1929 divorce married July 14, 1926 at Atlanta , Iowa. Extreme cruelty, non support , wants divorce . granted divorce and alimony pages 415-417

85. George F Rothmayer plaintiff Vs Lucille E Rothmayer defendant filed March 26, 1930 divorce married June 21, 1922 at Benkelman, NE. issue of marriage Leroy age 7 and Lawrence age 5. willfully deserted him , he has LeRoy who is being cared for by his sister , and the defendant has Lawrence , he wants a divorce and custody of both boys. the plaintiff petition be dismissed, court rules for the defendant granted divorce and custody of Lawrence, and alimony pages 417-420

86. Arthur Drew plaintiff Vs Roy L Duell, Hazel M Duell, F R Underwood, and Mrs. F R Underwood, his wife first real name unknown to the plaintiff filed April 7, 1930. foreclose on real estate. granted pages 420-424

87. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Ben Olcott defendant filed Feb. 17, 1932. Case # 2164

possession intoxicating liquor been convicted several times before. sent to the State penitentiary for one year pages 424-429

88. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Fred Ray defendant filed Feb. 24, 1932 Case # 2168. 2 counts of making intoxicating liquor , pleaded guilty sent to the State Penitentiary for one year pages 430-433

89. The McCook National Bank plaintiff Vs James I Spaulding , and Mollie Spaulding, his wife, and the First National Bank of McCook, NE. filed July 27, 1928. foreclose on mortgage, granted and property sold pages 433-439

90. Fred H Friehe plaintiff Vs C L Hawkins and Jesse Hawkins defendants filed May 1, 1928

Plaintiff Asks restitution of the premises and court costs. found for the plaintiff pages 439-444

91. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs James Johnson defendant filed March 3, 1932 Case # 2175

defendant was a bailee, holding a automobile , he used it for his on use with in the intent to steal. the defendant moved the court for a direct verdict, the jury was dismissed pages 445-449

92. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs E E Randel defendant filed March 7, 1932 Case # 2170

stole a 4 wheel automobile trailer from C W Poore. pleaded not guilty, jury found him not guilty pages 451-454

93. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs R C Rogers defendant filed April 14, 1932. driving a Automobile while intoxicated , did seriously injury one Lawrence Eisenbarth. Jury found him not guilty pages 454-460

94. Mabel Ebert plaintiff Vs Fred Ebert defendant filed March 5, 1931 divorce married, June 26, 1928 at Norton, Kansas, issuer's of marriage Delmar Ebert age 2 and Ronald Ebert age 11 months, deserted her and Non support, wants custody of children support for children, alimony

granted pages 460-462

95. National Automobile Association, plaintiff Vs Harry D Strunk, doing business under the name and style of the McCook Daily Gazette defendant filed Nov. 18, 1930. for slander, found for the defendant , the plaintiff took it to the Supreme Court and they found for the defendant pages 462-466

96. William Hay plaintiff Vs Calvin Scott, Lula Scott defendants filed Dec. 12, 1931, foreclose, granted and property sold pages 467-471

97. Nebraska Central Building and Saving Association plaintiff Vs Frank L Kammerlohr, Hazel A Kammerlohr, J G Morris, J W Curl and Baldwin-Heckes and Company defendants filed Dec. 26, 1931. Bond for Real Estate Loan. foreclose, granted and property sold pages 472-478

98. McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs Grace

Bainter, and Grace Bainter, as administratrix of the estate of Chas. H Harman, deceased, P C Bainter, Pade Furniture and Carpet Company., James McAdams, E H Luikart, Rec. Farmers and Merchants State Bank of McCook, NE. defendants filed Dec. 31, 1931 foreclose on real estate and the estate of Charles H Harman deceased, granted property sold and bills paid . pages 479-495

99. Emaline Nelson plaintiff Vs A L Rozell also known as Amandia L Rozell, Amanda Rozell as Executor of the last will and testament of Wesley M Rozell Deceased, Vernice E Pringle, Gottlief Unger, Mrs. Gottlief Unger, his wife , real name unknown, defendants filed March 19, 1932

foreclose on mortgage , granted and property sold pages 495-502

100. William N Casford plaintiff Vs M A Ellingson defendant filed March 28, 1932 Case # 2685

for goods sold . judgment for the plaintiff pages 503-508

101. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs E H Nichols defendants filed April 12, 1932 he mortgaged his 1931 Hudson car to the Budig Motor Company , than took it without their consent. . found for the defendant who was discharged pages 508-512

102. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs W F Youell defendant filed April 16, 1`932 Case # 2216 Forgery 3 counts. jury found him Guilty pages 513-519

103. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs J E Rose also known as Jack Rose defendant filed April 21 1932 Case # 2204 had in his possession intoxicating liquor . jury found him guilty sentenced him to 90 days in county jail pages 519-521

104. Barnett Lumber Company plaintiff Vs John Dodot, Minnie Dodot, and Belle Stock defendants filed April 28, 1932. judgment for money owed, For value received , the Undersigned Barnett Lumber CO. Sells, Assigns, Sets over and transfers to Belle Stock, without recourse all of its right , title, and interest in the judgment herein. pages 521-524

105. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Clarence Fisher defendant filed May 9, 1932 Case # 2224

complaint by Maude Fisher willfully abandoned his children all under age 16, Ilene Fisher age 10, Rita Fisher age 8, Dale Fisher age 3, and Robert Fisher 6 months. neglect and Non support. pleaded guilty of leaving his wife, but not guilty of abandoning his children. sentenced to the State Penitentiary for 8 months at hard labor. pages 524-527

106. Charles Miller, Wallace F Hayter, George W Vaughn, and Charles T White plaintiffs Vs City of McCook, Red Willow County, NE. filed May 11, 1932. they repaired the water main in south McCook and filed their claim for the labor the city refused to pay them. Jury found for the plaintiffs pages 527-533

107. C E Rostratter plaintiff Vs Mary E Potter, P E Potter, and Arch Cassell defendants filed May 14, 1932. foreclose , granted and property sold pages 533-539

108. J W Chase and Ella Chase plaintiff Vs Ira T Gordon, As Administrator of the estate of Alexander T Gordon, deceased, Anna M Gordon, E H Luikart, as receiver of the Farmers Merchants Bank, of McCook, NE. Fred S Groves Administrator of the estate of Andrew E Anderson, deceased, Eugene A Somerville, J M Somerville, and Emma J Somerville defendants filed May 28, 1932. foreclose , granted and premises sold pages 539-543

109. Home Building and Savings Association plaintiff Vs Sarah J Millard, J M Millard, and Dorsey H Shepherd, John Doe and Mary Doe defendants filed June 4, 1932. foreclose , granted property sold pages 543-557

110. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Charles F Smith defendant filed April 14, 1932 Case # 2157

had in his possession intoxicating liquor. jury found him not guilty pages 557-559

111. E H Luikart, Receiver of the Farmers Merchants Bank of McCook, NE. plaintiff Vs G L Montgomery defendant filed June 4, 1932. Bond for Real Estate Loan. Judgment for the plaintiff Pages 559-561

112. Nebraska Central Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs John Lesser, Alice Lesser, and James L Daniel defendants filed June 11, 1932. Bond for Real Estate Loan., foreclose ,and receiver appointed . granted and property sold pages 561-567

113. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Nym Thayer and Norris Lytle defendants filed July 7, 1932 Case # 2275 broke in and stole goods and Chattels value of $ 204.00 of the McCook Equity Exchange, jury found Norris Lytle Guilty sentenced him to 2 years in the State Penitentiary , pages 567-577

114. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs William Morcumb defendant filed June 13,1932 Case # 2262

he being older than 18 , made an assault on one Peggy Jean Claus age 6. Jury found him guilty , he appealed it to Supreme Court and they Granted the suspension of the sentence and ordered the District Court to admit the defendant to bail. pages 577-584

115. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs James McDonald defendant filed June 28, 1932 Case # 2274

used in his dwelling house a room in the city of McCook,to be used for gambling. on 2 counts. pleaded not guilty, court found his guilty and sentenced him to County Jail for 30 days and a $200.00 fine . he served his time but has no money to pay the fine but has been offered his old job back if he is granted his freedom. pages 584-587

116. Carrie May Kimple plaintiff Vs Jake L Kimple , real Jacob Fimple defendant filed June 29, 1932, divorce , married Feb. 11, 1928 at McCook, NE. extreme cruelty, she owns land which is in her name . had husband arrested for threats to her life. wants divorce and land she owned before marriage , maiden name of Carrie May Harrison restored and costs of this court. granted pages 588-593

117. In the matter of the claim of W A Irons, for $100.00 for Commissioners service and Mileage for May , 1932 against the County of Red Willow. filed June 29, 1932. complaint filed by Peter C Hofeldt, a tax payer, the Commissioners granted the claim, the tax payer is going to appeal the claim in district court. the court order allowing the claim be vacated , but without prejudice , to the claimant filing a proper claim pages 593-597

118. Eva Williams plaintiff Vs Fred J Williams defendant filed June 30, 1931, divorce , Married Sept. 10, 1913 at Imperial NE. willfully deserted her and children, issues of marriage are Paul A Williams age 16, Ivel Levern Williams age 13, living with plaintiff. she wants custody of children , support money and alimony. granted pages 598-600

119. Della DeArmond plaintiff Vs Ollie E Blair, Claud W Blair, Beth Balir, Lloyd F Blair, Clair E Blair, Iva Blair, Della M Harry, Victor Harry, Howard E Blair, Bernice Blair, Addie E Frederick, F L Frederick, Elmer Blair, Ruth Blair, Elsie E Adams, Robert Adams, John Doe and Mary Doe defendants filed Aug. 12, 1931. bought real estate at a tax sale. foreclose on taxes she paid . granted and property sold pages 600-605

120. Myrtle Masters plaintiff Vs Fred Masters defendant filed Jan. 28, 1932 divorce , married Oct. 1, 1916 at McCook, NE. issues of marriage Oma age 14, Georgia age 6, Betty Jean age 2, Delores age 1, the plaintiff has Delores and the defendant the other 3. charges extreme cruelty and non support. wants divorce custody of children , alimony ,granted divorce, children stay as they are and she has visiting rights ever 2 week , alimony granted pages 605-610

121. Nebraska Central Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Gustav A Leibbrandt, Lydia Leibbrandt, Jacob Leibbrandt, and John W Troester defendants filed March 26, 1932. Bond for Real Estate loan. foreclose, granted and property sold but was deficient . pages 611-617

122. The Nebraska Central Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs John J Hiller and Agnes A Hiller defendants filed March 28, 1932. Bond for Real Estate Loan. foreclose , granted property sold pages 618-621

123. In the Matter of the Claim of L E Moore for $100.00 for commissioners service and Mileage for May, 1932 Against the county of Red Willow. filed June 9, 1932. Notice of intention to appeal from allowance of claim by Peter C Hofeldt a tax payer. order allowing the claim should be vacated , pages 621-626

124. Woodmen Accident Company plaintiff Vs Charles S Thompson, and Amanda Thompson, husband and wife , State Bank of Indianola, W A Hatcher ,and Nebraska Indemnity Company filed Jan. 23, 1932. foreclose , granted and property sold pages 626-635

125. Nebraska Central Building and Saving Assoc. plaintiff Vs John W Burgener, Lena Burgener, Grace Bainter, and Grace Bainter as Administratrix of the estate of Charales H Harman, deceased, defendants. filed Sept. 23, 1932. Bond for Real Estate Loan. foreclose, granted and property sold pages 635-640

126. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Lester Thayer and Anna B Thayer , and Lee Russum defendants filed Aug. 4, 1932 Case #2307. helped a prisoner Nym Thayer confined to the County Jail to excape. jury found them not guilty pages 641-644

127. Charles King, Jr., plaintiff Vs Charles King, Sr., and Indemnity Insurance Company of North America defendants filed Sept. . 6, 1932. he was injured while working for the defendant. court found for the plaintiff pages 644-650

128. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Ernest Mitchem, Guy Shepherd, and Herbert Harris defendants filed Sept. 19, 1932 Case # 2330. broke and entered a Rail road car and stole sugar valued at $57.60 belonging to Donald Company. all pleaded guilty Ernest Mitchem sent to Reformatory at Lincoln for 1-2 at hard labor, Herbert Harris sent to Reformatory at Lincoln for one year and Guy Shepherd confined in County Jail for 6 months . pages 650-653

129. Betty Hodges , a Minor by Eustace W Hodges, her father and Next friend Vs Ira E Converse defendant filed Jan. 28, 1932. he drove his car into the plaintiff and her mother causing them injuries . jury found for the plaintiff pages 654-661

130. Jennie M Burns plaintiff Vs James H Burns defendant filed July 2, 1932 divorce , married Aug. 17, 1886 at Hastings, NE. 6 children all of legal age. willfully Abandoned , wants divorce, and he be decree to have no interest in her real estate . granted pages 662-664

131. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Ralph Meyers, and Elvaro Meyers defendants filed July 8, 1932 Case # 2283. stole chickens from Henry Damm value of $2.80. Elvaro Meyers pleaded guilty and committed to county jail for 30 days. Ralph Miller given same sentence. pages 664-668

132. Morton H Fox, a minor , by Ralph Fox, his father and next friend plaintiff Vs The City of McCook, Masonic Craft defendants filed July 12, 1932. left the man hold uncovered and the boy age 3 fell into the hole and received injuries . judgment for the plaintiff for damages pages 669-674

133. In the matter of the Application of the First Trust Company of McCook, NE> administrator of the estate of J Everett Logue deceased, for an order to sell Real estate. granted and premises sold pages 674-678

134. Leona L Sappenfield , a minor , by Harriet L Sterr her guardian and next friend, Vs Clyde F Sappenfield defendant filed Dec. 6, 1930, were married July 14, 1930 she was not 18 and did not have her parents consent, lived together for 10 days. he left town and did not support her . she prays for a divorce and custody of said child Her maiden name of Sterr be restored. evidence not sufficient for a decree for the plaintiff, case dismissed to a further action pages 679-680

135. In the Matter of the Application of J Harry Diamond, Guardian of the estate of Morris Mandel , a minor for leave to mortgage real estate filed Nov. 29, 1930. he is 12 years of age and resides at Jewish Orphans home in Cleveland, Ohio. granted to mortgage the real estate pages 680-686

136. In the matter of the Claim of A E Allen for $ 107.00 for Commissioner services and Mileage for May, 1932 against the County of Red Willow filed July 19, 1932. Notice of intention to Appeal from allowance of Claim. made by Peter C Hofeldt a taxpayer. Claim allowed pages 687-691

137. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs Lee Carter defendant filed June 29, 1932 Case # 2265

intoxicating liquor are being kept and manufactured in buildings and premises belong to the defendant. Jury found him not guilty pages 692-694

138. Ira E Converse plaintiff Vs Ida l Converse defendant filed Oct. 11, 1932 divorce , issue of marriage one daughter Evelyn Taylor age 25. charges willfully abandoned the plaintiff. she wants a divorce. granted pages 694-695

139. State of Nebraska plaintiff Vs W D Darnell, Couty Clerk of Red Willow County, NE defendant filed Oct. 12, 1932 . the defendant moved from the state of NE to Ks and resigned his position as judge and wanted his name removed from the ballot . which the defendant did not do. that the application for Premptory Writ of Mandamus be denied pages 696-700

140. E N Southworth plaintiff Vs O B Smiley defendant filed March 23, 1932 judgment for the plaintiff pages 700-702