VOLUME 43 DISTRICT COURT RECORDS OF RED WILLOW COUNTY, NE.


1. Ray C Johnson plaintiff Vs Carl Ebert defendant filed July 18, 1935. Promissory Note, judgment for the plaintiff pages 1-2

2. Ray C Johnson plaintiff Vs Emil T Ebert defendant filed July 21, 1936. Principle Promissory Note. Judgment for the plaintiff pages 2-4

3. Amy Thayer plaintiff Vs William Thayer defendant filed July 22, 1936 divorce, Married Nov. 19. 1935 at Oberlin, Kansas, No children, non support, wants maiden name of Gragg restored and divorce. granted pages 4-5

4. Inez Richardson plaintiff Vs Raymond Richardson defendant filed July 23, 1936, divorce, married July 28, 1935 at Oberlin, Kansas. No children, charges extreme cruelty, wants divorce, alimony and maiden name restored to Brunswick. granted pages 6-8

5. Evelyn Roach plaintiff Vs Everet Roach defendant filed July 27, 1936 divorce, married June 28, 1936 at Oberlin, Kansas no children, charges extreme cruelty, wants divorce, and maiden name of Wright restored. granted pages 8-9

6. Zolona M Ray plaintiff Vs Fred Ray defendant filed Aug. 8, 1936 divorce married Oct. 29, 1927 at Oberlin, Kansas issue of marriage Nadine born Aug. 3, 1928. charges extreme cruelty, non support , wants custody , support for child , alimony, divorce. granted pages 10-12

7. Marie Fearn plaintiff Vs Ernest E Fearn defendant filed Aug. 15, 1936 divorce, married Sept. 14, 1919 at McCook, NE. Issues of marriage, Rose Marie age 16, Evelyn May age 15, Ruth Elnora age 10, Joseph Eugene age 9, Theresse Elizabeth age 7, Eva Joan age 3, Bernard Francis age 1, all living with plaintiff. charges extreme cruelty, and he is a habitual drunk, wants custody , support and alimony, divorce. granted pages 13-14

8. Eli Bellerup d/b/a/,, Delux Grocery and Market plaintiff Vs Susan Hileman and Pearl DeLong defendants filed Aug. 28, 1936. for groceries that was charged. judgment for the plaintiff pages 15-16

9, EE Redman plaintiff Vs Lebanon Equity exchange and John Weber defendant filed Nov. 23, 1936, Promissory note, Judgment for the plaintiff pages 16-18

10. NE. Central Building and Loan Assoc. plaintiff Vs Gerney L Harmon , and Madge M Harmon, Eugene Norman , and William Baeder defendants filed Nov. 6, 1937. Bond For Real Estate Loan, foreclose , and the premises sold pages 19- 22

11. Home Owner's Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs Ada Middleton, a Widow filed Dec. 18, 1937, Mortgage Deed, foreclose and real estate sold pages 22- 25

12. W A Reynolds , Executor of the Last Will and Testament of Emma Barber deceased, plaintiff Vs Mathias Colling, Post N .344 of the American Legion of Indianola NE. filed Oct. 21, 1937. foreclose on mortgage, and sold the premises pages 26-29

13. Jacob Brenning plaintiff Vs E B Remington, (first real name unknown) defendants filed July 24, 1937. the defendant ran his car into the plaintiff causing injury to him. Judgment for the defendant pages 30-42

14. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Keith Stevens defendant filed March 18-1937, forgery, pleaded guilty, given parole he violated his parole, sent to the Reformatory for Men for one year pages 42-46

15. Opal E Adamson plaintiff Vs Orville J Adamson defendant filed Feb. 9, 1937 divorce. Married Sept. 21, 1918 at Imperial NE. Issues of marriage , Vilas J age 17, Violet E Age 15, Florence O age 12, Loyd age 9. willfully deserted the family, non support, wants custody of minor children, support , alimony , and divorce. granted pages 46-48

16. Home Owners's Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs Clara Huff and William J Huff, wife and husband, Wilman Cook and Hazel Cook Husband and wife defendants filed Sept. 1, 1938 foreclose and sold Real Estate pages 48-54

17. The McCook Co-Operative building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Harvey Shaw defendant filed April 13, 1938. the plaintiff is the owner of Congress Hotel and the defendant leased it for 3 years . but has not paid the lease. judgment for the plaintiff pages 54-56

18. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Ivan Page defendant filed Sept 9, 1938. ran into the Bank and did damage to the building. jury found him guilty and sent him to jail for 4 months pages 56-62

19. State of NE. Plaintiff Vs Aaron Bates defendant filed Sept. 13, 1938, Assaulted Floyd Wagy. pleaded guilty sentenced a fine of $50.00 and sent to jail until it is paid pages 62-64

20. Mary Powell Dixon plaintiff Vs William G Dixon defendant filed Oct. 8, 1938. Divorce, married April 12, 1931 at Warsaw, Missouri , Issues of marriage are; Inez age 6, Clinton age 5, Lois age 3, charges extreme cruelty, non support, wants custody of children , support , alimony, divorce. granted, she signed a release on the support and alimony pages 64-66

21. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Jake Degele defendant filed Oct. 14, 1938. he set fire to a two story house, belonging to Mary Degele, to defraud the insurance company. pleaded guilty and sent to the State Penitentiary for 2 years. pages 66- 70

22. Home Owner's Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs John Fahrenbruck, and Mary Fahrenbruck, Husband and Wife, McCook Co-Operative building and savings assoc. Homer Welch and Milda Welch , Husband and wife defendants filed Jan. 19, 1938. foreclose on Mortgage , sold premises pages 70-75

23. Mary Etta Bohem plaintiff Vs Fred A Bohem defendant filed Nov. 22, 1938 divorce, married

July 3, 1920 at Omaha, NE. issues of marriage are ; Bernice age 17, Patricia age 15, Fred J age 13, Catherine age 10, and Charles age 5, desertion , non support, they owned a grocery store in McCook which has kept them feed and clothed. wants a divorce, custody of children, property divided and support for children. granted pages 75-77

24. Lenora E Baker plaintiff Vs Robert D Baker defendant filed Oct. 14, 1938, divorce, married Aug. 15, 1936 at Omaha, NE. issue of marriage one child Mary Lou born Feb. 21, 1938. charges extreme cruelty, wants divorce custody of child and alimony. granted, the plaintiff signed a release of the alimony pages 77-80

25. Ruby M Cross plaintiff Vs William Carter, June Carter, Ned Carter, Robert Carter, Nedra Cudmore and James Cudmore defendants filed Jan. 2, 1937. to settle the estate of Sidney Carter, deceased,. sold and divided the money pages 80-88

26. Occidential Building and Loan Assoc. plaintiff Vs Sam G Cooper and Anna Vera Cooper , his wife defendants filed March 19, 1937. foreclose granted a stay for 9 months pages 88-91

27. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc . plaintiff Vs Muriel A Garrison , The Omaha News Company, Eli R Bellerup, Doing business as Delux Grocery and Market defendants filed March 20, 1937. foreclose on mortgage and sold the store, pages 92-99

28. Clara L Springer plaintiff Vs Edward B Bower, and Ella M Bower, Husband and wife, and Charles W Kelley and Elsie Kelley , J Audlie Dunn and E C Whisnand, defendants filed April 20, 1937. foreclose and sold property pages 100-107

29. Mary M Kimerling plaintiff Vs Amelia Lytle defendant filed Sept. 17, 1937. mortgage Deed, foreclose , and sold Real Estate pages 107-110

30. In the matter of application of Mary A Lydon, guardian of the person and estate of Bridget Lydon, an incompetent person, for license to sell real estate . in order to take care of her ward, court granted her request pages 110-116

31. Charles Wesch plaintiff Vs J L Smith and Harriet Smith defendant filed April 11, 1923. the plaintiff loaned the defendant money until his hail insurance paid. the court gave judgment to the plaintiff pages 116-119

32. Marion Pennington plaintiff Vs Russell Pennington , Ilah Pennington, his wife, William O Pennington, Zella Pennington, his wife, Jesse Pennington, and Louise Pennington his wife defendants filed Jan. 31, 1938. to settle the estate of Edward Pennington. equally, the land and money was not divided equally . judgment for the plaintiff pages 119-128

33. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Lawrence W Stayner, and Mae Stayner, husband and wife, Jacob Nelson, trustee for the heirs of Emaline Nelson , deceased, First National Bank of McCook, NE. , Ray C Johnson defendants filed Feb. 3, 1938.

foreclose on mortgage, premises sold pages 128-133

34. In the Matter of the application of Anastasia Kotschwar, Administratrix, with the will annexed, of the Estate of Bernadin Wasia, deceased, for license to sell Real Estate. to sell enough real estate to pay debts, and expenses. granted took several times to get the Real Estate sold . pages 134-143

35. Home Owner's Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs Bernice Mitchell , et al defendants filed March 4, 1938. foreclose on Real Estate , Sold to pay mortgage pages 144-147

36. Home Owner's Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs George Kearns, and Lillie Kearns, husband and wife, , and the McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. defendants filed March 5, 1938.

foreclose on mortgage , stay granted, then premises sold. pages 147-153

37. The McCook, Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Helene L Hoelck , a widow, William Hoelck, and Milda Hoelck, husband and wife, Ray C Johnson, and Bullard and Hassler Lumber Company defendants filed Feb. 3, 1938. foreclose on mortgage , property sold pages 154-158

38. Home Owners Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs Hazel R Scott and Rex E Scott, wife and husband defendants filed Feb. 18, 1938. foreclose on mortgage notes sold property , pages 159-162

39. State of NE. plaintiff Vs George Krieger, Jr. defendant filed Feb. 28, 1938. Stole $1400.00 from John Kreiger. the defendant is 17 and given parole for 2 years. pages 162-165

40. Selma O Handy plaintiff Vs Charles Guy Handy defendant filed March 10, 1938, divorce, married June 21, 1916 at Clay Center, NE. Issue of marriage one son now 20, Ralph A Handy, who is with his mother. willfully deserted her and child , non support , wants divorce, custody of minor child. granted pages 165-167

41. The McCook, Co-Operative Building and Savings assoc. plaintiff Vs Guy Ess and Darlene Ess defendants filed Jan. 15, 1938. foreclose on mortgage, and taxes, sold property , pages 168-174

42. William F Jones plaintiff Vs Marjorie Jones defendant filed March 17, 1938 divorce , married Jan. 29, 1933 at Oberlin, Kansas . No children, willfully deserted her, wants divorce, granted pages 174-175

43. Esther P Pryor plaintiff Vs Fay L Pryor defendant filed March 24, 1938 divorce, married Nov. 14, 1931 at Oberlin, Kansas. no children, charges extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce, alimony , and support. maiden name of Redd restored . granted pages 176-177

44. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Wendell Mills, and Wayne McGuire defendants filed April 15, 1938 stole a car and goods and chattels belonging to John Harrison. , Mills being 17 years old given parole for 2 years, and McGuire being 22 years old given parole for 2 years pages 177-181

45. In the matter of the estate of Thomas H Bales , deceased and Delsina Bales deceased filed April 23, 1938. to settle the estate of the deceased, license to sell real estate granted pages 181-185

46. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Lella Rider, a widow, Charles E Rider, and Gesine Rider, his wife, Gertrude McNeely, Margaret McNeely, defendants filed April 23, 1938. bought for taxes, wants title quieted and confirmed, granted pages 185-189

47. The McCook, Co-Operative Building and Savings assoc. plaintiff Vs Wilber B McClain, and Della McClain husband and wife. defendants filed Nov. 26, 1938. foreclose on property, sold but didn't sell for enough so still money owed. pages 190-193

48. Dorsey H Shepherd, plaintiff Vs Edward Ervin, Eliza Ervin, and Ted Ambler defendants filed May 27, 1938. foreclose on mortgage, sold property pages 193-197

49. State of NE. plaintiff Vs John Yonkers defendants filed April 6, 1939 . Assaulted one A J Swanson with intent to harm him. Jury found him guilty and sentenced him to county jail for 3 months and he pay court costs pages 197-202

50. Edward M Day and Cecelia F Day plaintiff Vs Alice Bachelor and I C Bachelor defendants filed Aug. 22, 1931. the plaintiff sold property to the defendants who have not paid for it. filed a writ of assistance. the property went back the Days pages 203-206

51. Violette M Smith plaintiff Vs Roy M Smith defendant filed May 12, 1938 divorce, married Jan. 15, 1935 at Stockville, NE. No children, charges extreme cruelty , wants divorcee, maiden name of Barter restored, granted pages 206-207

52. McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Arthur Drew, a widower, First Title and Loan Company , Roy Cassel and Evelyn Cassel, husband and wife. filed Sept. 23, 1938. foreclose on property, stay granted for 9 months pages 208-211

53. Carson Russell, as Administrator De Bonis Non with the will annexed of the estate of Emma Meinhardt Easterday , deceased Vs A L Eckhardt, and Conrad Eckhardt defendants filed Oct. 8, 1938. to settle the estate, judgment for the plaintiff page 212-217

54. Emanual Felker, as Administrator of the estate of Helen Felker, deceased Vs Carl Stapp defendant filed Jan. 9, 1939. The defendant struck the Helen Felker with his auto. and she died as a result of the accident after being in hospital which caused medical bills. Judgment for the plaintiff pages 217-222

55. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Frank White defendant filed Jan. 7, 1939 complaint. hit Leonard Leo Taylor with his fists and knocked him to the ground, as a result Lock Jaw set in and the man died. pleaded not guilty, jury found him guilty of Man slaughter Sent to the State Penitentiary for one year. pages 223-228

56. Mary Ellen Griffin plaintiff Vs Katherine Coyle, Ervin J Coyle, and Verna Coyle, his wife, Velma Ruth Coyle a minor, Francis Coyle, a minor, and Maurice Griffin. defendants . filed Oct. 15, 1938 to settle the estate of Patrick Coyle. sold property and divided it accordingly pages 229-237

57. Alice Schmitz plaintiff Vs Leo J Schmitz defendant filed Oct. 27, 1938 divorce married Jan. 31, 1917 McCook, NE. Issues of marriage are; Doris age 17, Helen age 15, Leona Age 8, non support, wants divorce, custody, care, and control of children. granted pages 238-239

58. State of NE . plaintiff Vs Harry Schamel defendant filed June 14, 1938. embezzled money from the city of Indianola, NE. pleaded guilty sentenced to State Penitentiary for 1-3 years and fined . pages 239-241

59. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Richard T Sell defendant filed April 10, 1939 . stole an automobile from Joseph Frank. he is 17 and never been in trouble , so was paroled for one year pages 242-244

60. Madge Harmon plaintiff Vs Gerney L Harmon defendant filed June 25, divorce married , Jan. 1, 1908 at McCook, NE. issues of marriage are; Betty Harmon age 17, and Lewis Harmon age 20 living with the plaintiff. charges extreme cruelty , non support, wants divorce and custody of Betty. Alimony . granted pages 245-246

61. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Chauncey William McMillen defendant filed July 8, 1938. broke into store of A C Wright taking goods and chattels value $38.50. fined $300.00 and court costs, on second count sentence suspended pages 246-250

62. Fannie S Curl plaintiff Vs William E Curl defendant filed April 15, 1939 divorce, married Feb. 23, 1937 at McCook, NE. No children, plaintiffs maiden name being Frantz. charges non support. wants divorce, granted pages 250-252

63. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Forrest Brown defendant filed March 22, 1939, broke into the office building of the Red Willow Equity Exchange, taking goods and chattels. Sent to State Penitentiary for 3 years pages 253-255

64. Donna D Bender plaintiff Vs Carl C Bender defendant filed March 11, 1939 divorce, married Aug. 12, 1931 at Stapleton NE. Issues of marriage are; La Rue Ann age 6, charges extreme cruelty , property settlement has been made, wants divorce , custody , care and control of child, granted pages 256-258

65. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Walter Palmer defendant filed May 21, 1938. 3 counts of forgery, considering the age of the defendant sentenced to one year parole pages 258-266

66. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Victor Brown defendant filed Oct. 19, 1938, broke into store belonging to Charles D Noble and stole motors belonging to L J Luther . considering the age of the defendant given parole for one year request to release and discharge the defendant , granted pages 267-270

67. Corine I Jones plaintiff Vs Chitwood Packing Company defendants filed July 11, 1938. defendant promised to pay the plaintiff a % of the profits, but hasn't done so. Jury found for the defendants pages 271-275

68. F E Dillman , Administrator of the Estate of Edward M Pennington, deceased filed July 26, 1938. Vs State Bank of Lebanon defendant . the then administrator Russell Pennington spent money for his personal use out of the estate. a New administrator was assigned and wants judgment for the money of the estate. court finds of the defendant and dismissed the plaintiffs case . pages 275-282

69. State of NE. plaintiff Vs John Fisher defendant filed Dec. 10, 1938. Stole an Automobile belonging to Stewart Patrick. Fisher is 19 years old sentenced to the state Reformatory for one year pages 283-285

70. George E Mitchell plaintiff Vs Cecil Schmitz and Carl Schmitz defendants filed Dec. 27, 1938. the defendant Cecil Schmitz hit the plaintiff with the car he was driving , causing the plaintiff to go to hospital and has medical bills . the defendants agreered to pay $500.00 in damages to the plaintiff accepted pages 285-291

71. The state of NE. on the relation of Charles E McCarl, County Attorney of Red Willow County, NE. Vs William Borin and the Home Building and Savings Assoc. defendants filed Feb. 14, 1939. the defendant sold intoxicating liquor in the building and did not have a license to do so. issued a restraining order against the defendant pages 291-293

72. The State of NE. on the relations of Charles e McCarl, County Attorney of Red Willow County , NE. Vs Lowell W Riggins, and Harvey P Sutton defendants. filed Feb. 13, 1939.

they are operating a road house which is a nuisance. and they are selling liquor at the road house. it is adjudged and decreed they can not sell liquor on these premises pages 294-296

73. Mary E Giles plaintiff Vs Leroy H Giles defendant filed March 7, 1939 divorce married Aug. 5, 1936 at McCook, NE. issue of marriage Deanna Fae Giles age11 months. charges extreme Cruelty, non support, wants divorce custody of child and alimony . granted pages 297-298

74. Joe Winn plaintiff Vs Alexander Jensen and Berthine Jensen defendants filed July 26, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, paid the plaintiff the money for the mortgage plus interest. page 299-303

75. Elmer L Relph plaintiff Vs Emma Hannemann, a widow, Ralph Hannemann, and May Hannemann, husband and wife, Clifford Hannemann and Velma Hannemann ,husband and wife., William Hannemann and Amelia Hannemann , husband and wife, Alta Brown, nee Alta Hannemann, and Wayne Brown, husband and wife, and the Gulf Oil Corp. defendants filed Aug. 5, 1939. foreclose on mortgage. granted a stay for 9 months pages 303-312

76. Earle L Brown plaintiff Vs Irene A Brown defendant filed Jan. 7, 1939 divorce married March 30, 1920 at Denver, CO. Issue of marriage Jack Brown born June 16, 1921. charges adultery , wants divorce, and custody of child and the defendant doesn't get any alimony. granted divorce on grounds of adultery pages 314-315

77. Mary E Giles plaintiff Vs LeRoy H Giles, defendant filed March 7, 1939 divorce married Aug. 5, 1936 at McCook, NE. issue of marriage Deanna Fae Giles age 11 months, Charges extreme cruelty , Non support, wants divorce, custody, care and support for child, alimony, granted pages 315-317

78. Fern Alley plaintiff Vs Herbert N Alley defendant filed Dec. 31, 1938, divorce, married July 11, 1936 at Holdrege no children, charges Non support, wants divorce , and maiden name of Kinsman be restored. granted pages 317-319

79. McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs James W Curl , Glenn W Harbaugh and Eva Harbaugh defendants filed Feb. 10, 1933 . foreclose on mortgage pages 319-322

80. May Van Vleet plaintiff Vs Oscar L Van Vleet defendant filed Dec. 21, 1938 divorce married Oct. 17, 1895 at Indianola, NE. issue of marriage 5 children all being of age, Charges extreme cruelty, wants divorce and maiden name restored to Harris. divorce granted but name restored denied . this doesn't affect the property of the couple. pages 323-324

81. Mildred Whomble plaintiff Vs Charles Whomble defendant filed June 16, 1939 divorce married Saint Francis, Kansas on June 21, 1933. Issue of marriage one child Elaine age 4, now with her mother. charges extreme cruelty, and adultery , wants divorce, custody of child and property settlement . granted pages 324-326

82. H A Graham plaintiff Vs Millie McDonald , E F Ervin, and Madeleine Ervin defendants filed April 4, 1939. promissory note, judgment for the plaintiff pages 327-329

83. Rozella Wood plaintiff Vs Everett E Wood defendant filed April 3, 1939 divorce married, April 19, 1938 at North Platte, NE. no issues of this marriage, she is the mother of James E Potts age 13, Dale J Potts age 11, Norma Jean Potts age 8, non support, wants divorce he pay for court costs, and her former name of Potts be restored . granted pages 329-331

84. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs J Harry Diamond , as Executor of the Last Will and Testament of Annie Mandel, Deceased; J Harry Diamond, as guardian of the Estate of Morris Mandel, also known as Maurice Mandel, a minor, Morris Mandel, Also known as Maurice Mandel; Clalude C Dolliver; Alex Kiel; John Lenhart; Margaret McCullough, and Clara Green defendants filed Feb. 21, 1939. promissory note for value received, foreclose on Real Estate. judgment for the plaintiff, pages 332-336

85. In the Matter of the Application of Charles E McCarl, Administrator De Bonis Non of the estate of Ivan H Northup , deceased, license to sell real estate, filed Feb. 18, 1939. to pay debts and expenses of the estate. granted and Real Estate sold after several tries . pages 336-343

86. J S Daffer Sr., plaintiff Vs William O Pennington , Zella Pennington, Russell Pennington, Ilah Pennington, Marion Pennington, Jesse Pennington, Louise Pennington, and F E Dillman , administrator De Bonis Non of the Estate of Edward M Pennington , deceased filed Oct. 13, 1937

foreclose on mortgage, property sold but not enough to pay off the mortgage so the defendants have to pay the plaintiff pages 343-355

87.Home Owner's Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs William D McDonald, and Ella McDonald , his wife, Florence Woodard and Arthur Woodard her husband, Alex C McDonald and Elizabeth McDonald, his wife, Susie Waddell and William Waddell her husband, Robert E McDonald and Ina McDonald, his wife, Norman E McDonald and Della McDonald , his wife, Mary Losh and Charles Losh her husband, Doris Strachan and Christopher Strachan , her husband, Stewart G McDonald, E C Sadler, Administrator of the Estate of Elizabeth E McDonald , Deceased and Verna Matthews defendants filed June 3, 1938. foreclose on mortgage sold property pages 355-368

88. The Lincoln Joint Stock Land Bank plaintiff Vs Frank M Colfer, administrator of the estate of John F Cordeal, deceased, Maude Whiteford and husband James S Whitford, Ernest Cordeal and wife Frances Cordeal, Lester E Jacques and wife Rose Jacques, Henry Jensen , single; James Jacques and Wife _____Jacques, Richard Swartz and wife Hazel Swartz, Barnett Lumber Company, Gladys N Boyle defendants filed April 22, 1938. foreclose on mortgages , and property sold pages 369-376

89. Home Owner's Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs Margaret Wood and George Wood , husband and wife, Clara Steinhour and Fordyce Steinhour , Wife and Husband, Harry Brehm and June Brehm , husband and wife, June Hoagland and Lloyd Hoagland wife and husband, Elenor Brehm a minor, of the age of 16 years, Louise Brehm a minor of the age of 13 years; Virginia Brehm a minor of the age of 10 years, Delorse Brehm a minor of the age of 6 years and Lillian Brehm a minor of the age of 4 years defendants filed June 13, 1938. foreclose on mortgages , sold property pages 377-385

90. The McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Hattie Hildebrandt and J T Hildebrandt, wife and husband defendants filed Jan. 11, 1939. foreclose and stay issued but withdrawn property sold pages 385-388

91. The Federal Land Bank of Omaha, NE plaintiff Vs Tarsie Goll (also known as Tersie Goll0 widow; Henry George Goll , single, Joseph Wm Goll, single, Madgalena Goll Swanson, and Walter Swanson , wife and husband, John J Goll and Minnie Goll husband and wife; A B Wood as executor of the estate of Henry Goll , deceased, the heirs , devisees, legatees and all other persons interested in the estate of Henry Goll, deceased, real names unknown , and all persons interested or claiming any interest in said real estate defendants filed June 17, 1938. foreclose mortgage , stay granted and sale held pages 389-395

92. Federal Farm Mortgage Corp. plaintiff Vs Jacob W Clayton, a single man, W P Huston, first real name unknown defendant filed Dec. 19, 1938. foreclose on mortgage , sold property pages 395-400

93. Seward Flanagin plaintiff Vs Clifford E Cox, and Ida M Cox defendants filed April 6, 1938

foreclose, an order of satisfaction was recorded and the mortgage paid by the defendants pages 401-406

94. Jacob Nelson plaintiff Vs William H Leetsch, a widower; Eva Madge Woods; Charles Woods, her husband, Anna Emaline Harting; Fred Hearing, her husband, Mary Edith Woods; Guy woods, her husband, Bernice Leetsch , a single woman, Lillie Bertha Hartman; Carl Haartman, her husband; Lloyd Nelson Leetsch; Emma Leetsch, his wife; Don Raymond Leetsch; Ida Leetsch his wife; Vera Luella Harrington, Virgil Harrington, her husband; Mabel Ellen Mapes; Warren Mapes, her husband, Edwin Roy Leetsch ; a single man, Carrie May Drake; Lester Drake, her husband; Guy Leon Nelson; Rosa Nelson, his wife, Helen Irene Schlegel; Willard Schelegel, her husband; Faye Edna Nelson, a single woman; Arlene Nelson Yost; Francis Yost, her husband; William Ernest Nelson; Wanda Nelson, his wife; john Raymond Nelson; Cora M Nelson, his wife; Bertha May James; Robert E James, her husband; Ruth Bradley; L A Bradley, her husband; Frances Alice Harrison, a widow; Glen Hubler Nelson, single a minor ; Thomas Jefferson Nelson, single a minor, Richard Duane Nelson, single, a minor; Minnie E Nelson, as guardian of said minors, Winter Dean Nelson, a minor and Alice Nelson, wife of the plaintiff defendants filed May 11, 1938 to settle the estate of Emaline Nelson by dividing the shares of the Real Estate and money of the estate pages 407-419

95. Ona M Hartman plaintiff Vs R K Jones, Gertrude Jones, the First National Bank of McCook, and The Texas Production Company defendant filed July 25, 1938. foreclose on mortgage, a certificate of satisfaction of the mortgage was issued. pages 419-423

96. Theresia Unger and Martin Unger plaintiff Vs Paul Unger, Alice Unger, his wife; Susie Matter and Lloyd Matter her husband; Lizzie Suess and William Suess Sr, her husband; William Suess JR. single, Irvin Suess, Pearl Suess, Harold Suess, minors, single, Math Thieringer Sr., widower of Theresia Thieringer deceased, Paul J Thieringer, Carl D Thieringer, Edwin R Thieringer, minors, single; William A Thieringer, single, Math Thieringer, Jr. single, Henry M Thieringer, Inez Thieringer, his wife, Hans M Thieringer single, Della M Thieringer single, Nellie Coleman, Lyle T Coleman her husband, Susan Slater, Leslie R Slater her husband , Freda Graham , A L Graham her husband Theresia Rainbold, C W Rainbold her husband defendants filed May 23, 1939. to settle the estate of Andrew Unger Sr. by dividing the shares . pages 424-433

97. Federal Land Bank of Omaha , plaintiff Vs Edward J Lofenberg( also known as Edward j Lovenborg and Edwin J Lovenborg) and Florence Lofenborg, husband and wife, Benjamin A Lofenborg ) also known as Benjamin A Lovenborg and Benjamin J Lovenborg) single defendants filed Oct. 26, 1938. foreclose on mortgage, sold property pages 433-437

98. Hollie Irene Benson plaintiff Vs Joseph Daniel Benson defendant filed Sept. 9, 1936 divorce, married Feb. 10, 1928 at McCook, NE. Issue of marriage ; Donald Edward Benson age 7. who is now with the plaintiff. willfully deserted them. wants divorce , custody of child , support for child and alimony . granted pages 438-441

99. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Frank Price and Joseph Gerald defendants filed Sept. 8, 1936

broke into the McCook Ice and Packing Company and stole Goods and chattels . pleaded guilty and fined each $35.00 and each of the court costs pages 441-443

100. Ray C Johnson plaintiff Vs Flora Fisher defendant filed Sept. 12, 1936. promissory note , the defendant admits judgment to the plaintiff pages 443-444

101. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Ralph Elwood defendant filed Sept. 25, 1936. broke into a rail road car and stole copper wire from the Burlington and Northern Rail Road . pleaded guilty and sentenced to jail for 4 months plus court costs pages 444-447

102. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Victor Brown defendant filed Sept. 25, 1936. broke into a railroad car and stole copper wire from the Rail road , pleaded guilty he is 14 years old sent to the Industrial School for boys at Kearney, NE until he is 21 pages 447-449

103. Edna M Kelley Plaintiff Vs Hugh F Kelley defendant filed Dec. 7, 1936 divorce married , March 15, 1918 at North Platte, NE. no children, non support, wants divorce and maiden name restored to White, alimony. granted pages 449-450

104. Velma C Elwood plaintiff Vs Ormand Elwood defendant filed Dec. 9, 1936 divorce married July 24,, 1935 at Hayes Center, NE. no children, non support , wants name restored to Cox and divorce. granted pages 450-452

105. State of NE. plaintiff Vs William Baldwin, Jr., jimmy Ike , Albert Nothnagel , and Donald Sigwing defendants filed dec. 12, 1936. children ages are 10-13 and they are deliquent children, entered a dwelling and stole bottles belonging to Charles Benjamin . William Baldwin given parole, Jimmy Ike given parole, Albert Nothnagel given parole and Donald Sigwing given parole pages 452-457 Jimmy Ike broke his parole but given another chance.

106. Jennie M Hockman plaintiff Vs Albert C Hockman defendant filed Sept. 25, 1937 divorce

Married. Oct. 16, 1904 at Red Willow County, NE. issue of marriage are 7 children who are all of age but Kathleen age 15 and Roger age 18. non support, wants divorce, custody of Kathleen and support money for her, and alimony . granted pages 457-458

107. Lewis Brunswick plaintiff Vs Mae T Brunswick defendant filed Oct. 20, 1937 divorce

married June 15, 1927 at Saint Francis, Kansas , issues of marriage Don age 9, and Vern age 7, both being raised by the plaintiffs parents with his help. she abandoned him and boys , wants divorce and custody of said minor children; divorce granted and the custody granted to Emil Brunswick the father of plaintiff pages 459-461

108. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Harold Strayer defendant filed Oct. 27, 1937 . broke into the garage of Harold Sutton and stole goods and chattels . sent to the State Penitentiary for 2 years pages 461-463

109. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Robert Powell defendant filed Nov. 4, 1937. received stolen property. given parole for one year pages 463-465

110. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Harold Kroger defendant filed Dec. 1, 1937. was carrying a automatic pistol concealed on him. pleaded guilty and fined $ 15.00 and court costs. pages 466-468

111. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Gilbert Wach defendant filed Jan. 12, 1938. forged a check for money. pleaded guilty sent to the State Reformatory for Men for one year pages 468-470

112. In the Matter of the application of Henry Tines , administrator of the estate of Mike Pycha , deceased , for license to sell real estate filed Sept. 26, 1938. to pay debts and expenses of the estate. granted pages 470-474

113. McCook, Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs McCook Auto Company , Robert D Smith and Mildred Smith defendants filed Aug. 20, 1938. foreclose on mortgage, paid the mortgage off and satisfaction granted pages 474-479

114. Omaha National Bank plaintiff Vs WC Bullard defendant filed May 19, 1938. promissory note, judgment for the plaintiff pages 479-489

115. Charles A Hartman , also known as Chas A Hartman plaintiff Vs C W McMillin , Olive McMillin, and William McMillin defendants filed May 11, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted , and the plaintiff dismisses the foreclosure because of a settlement between the parties pages 489-494

116. Ralph G Stevens plaintiff Vs D W Story, first real name unknown defendant filed Jan 26, 1939. payment due on liquor order, .judgment for the plaintiff pages 495-496

117. The Dept. of Banking, State of NE., Receiver and Liquidating Agent of the Indianola State Bank, of Indianola NE. Vs Ralph Hedges, Isaac Kurtz, and M C Lord, first and real name unknown filed Oct. 30, 1937. the bank is in debt and these are the stockholders, wants to see how much they owe . this action was dismissed. went to Supreme Court. The Supreme court ordered to continue with the case. pages 496-505

118. Clarence Sughroue plaintiff Vs Hattie Smith and Fred Morris defendants filed Aug. 24, 1938. Bill of Particulars, he did hauling , sold fuel and worked for the defendants, wants his pay. judgment for the plaintiff pages 506-514

119. Steve J Owens plaintiff Vs James A Ridgley , Nettie Ridgley , his wife, Ellen Davies , D H Davies , first name unknown, her husband, Mable Jensen, Walter Jensen, her husband, Violet Elliott ____Elliott her husband, first name unknown, Frank Powell, a widower, Chauncey Pinkney , a widower, John Ritchie, _____Ritchie his wife, Ira Ritchie, ____Ritchie, his wife, Daisy Ritchie, a widow, Stanley Ritchie,------Ritchie his wife, Vesta Proud, _____Proud her husband, Alice Seamon, ______Seamon, her husband , first name unknown, Anna Struff, ______Struff, first name unknown , her husband, Lyla Farr, _____Farr first name unknown , her husband. Addie Dargoo, _____Dargoo, first name unknown , her husband, Pearl Stilgebour, Solomon Stilgebour, her husband, Esta Countz, _______Countz, first name unknown, her husband, Ida O'Brian, ______O'Brian first name unknown her husband, All persons claiming any interest in said real estate defendants filed Aug. 30, 1938. the plaintiff wants a decree quieting and confirming his title. granted pages 515-519

120. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Ivan Page defendant filed Aug. 30, 1938. Broke into the Bank at Lebanon through the plate glass window. the case should be dismissed without prejudice to the future prosecution of the offense. pages 519-522

121. McCook Co-Operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs J R Mills , a widower, Richard Mills, and Vesta Mills, husband and wife defendants filed Aug. 3, 1939. Real Estate Loan, foreclose on loan , property sold pages 523-528

122. State of NE. ex rel, C A Sorensen, Attorney General plaintiff Vs Farmers & Merchants Bank, McCook, NE. filed July 8, 1933. Order to pay Dividends, sell Real Estate, to compromise stockholders liability of J J Endres, a ledger of the Bank, and collection of debts, closing of the Bank pages 528-654

123. Mary Kadlec and Joseph Kadlec plaintiffs Vs Anna Kadlec, Rosie Prenosil, John Prenosil, Anton Kadlec, Mary Koza, Katolicky Delinik, a Corp. defendants filed Aug. 5, 1935. To Partition Real Estate. sold real estate and divided the money pages 655- 664

124. Gladys M Boyle plaintiff Vs Frank M Colfer, administrator of the estate of John F Cordeal , deceased, Maud Whitford and James S Whitford, her husband, Ernest Cordeal and Francis Cordeal his wife, and James Jacques and Marie Jacques , his wife, filed June 17, 1939. foreclose on mortgage , sold property pages 665-668

125. Mary T Reynolds and Ann Foley Joss plaintiffs Vs I R Andrews, also known as Irvin R Andrews, Estella Andrews, Mrs. Delia Marsh, Frank Marsh, Mrs George Neal a widow, and Ernest E Spencer defendants filed Feb. 4, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, have 20 days to pay mortgage then place will be sold pages 669-673

126. Omaha Bank of Cooperatives plaintiff Vs Red Willow Co-Operative Exchange , and McCook Equity Exchange defendants filed Aug. 12, 1939/. promissory note for loan, goods and chattels mortgage , court found for the plaintiff , pages 674-680

127. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs William H Malleck , and Thora Malleck , husband and wife and Harold P Sutton defendants filed Nov. 8, 1939. foreclose on mortgage , property sold pages 681-688

128. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs William E Fritz, and Emma Fritz, husband and Wife, Gottlieb H Clouse , and Sophia Clouse, husband and wife, Fred Fritz and Harold P Sutton defendants filed Aug. 25, 1939. foreclose , stay granted for 9 months pages 689-694

129. In the Matter of Indianola State Bank, Indianola , NE. filed Jan . 16, 1934 Declaration of Insolvency, Application for order to pay Dividends, Application for order to sue stockholders, order to sell real estate, bank building, all granted pages 694-700