VOLUME 44 RED WILLOW DISTRICT COURT RECORDS


1. Continued from volume 43, In the Matter of Indianola State Bank, of Indianola NE. Insolvent. Filed May 4, 1935. order to sell Real Estate, furniture and fixtures, order to pay dividends, order for complete records, order to convey Real Estate, order confirming sale of Real Estate,

order to compromise indebtedness of G H Fichnter, and sell School Land, pages 1-27

2. In the Matter of Bank of Danbury, Danbury NE. Insolvent filed Jan. 16, 1934, Declaration of Insolvency. Authority to convey Real Estate, Authorizing the Receiver to Procure R. F. C. Loans and pledge assets., order to pay dividends, order to sell Radio, adding Machine, and Print Plant., Furniture and fixtures, Authorizing sale of Real Estate, order for complete records, order to sell Real Estate, order to sell Real Estate and personal property of Elevator, Authority to sell assets at public Auction, order to sell Village Warrants, pages 28-64

3. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Louis Zeman and Mollie Zeman, husband and wife, and Harold P Sutton defendants Filed Feb. 17, 1939. foreclose , sold property pages 64-69

4. Mina Cook plaintiff Vs Harley Cook defendant filed Dec. 31, 1938 divorce, married June 22, 1925 at McCook, NE. issues of marriage are ; Harlan Allen Cook age 12, Jackie Monroe Cook, age 10, Ronald Dale Cook age 7, extreme cruelty, plaintiff has custody of Jackie, Ronald Cook and the defendant has Harley Cook, wants custody o f 2 boys , support for them and alimony , the property has been settled. granted pages 69-71

5. Vesta Sailors Saxton plaintiff Vs Theodore Smith defendant filed Jan. 28, 1939. the plaintiff worked for the defendant taking care of his baby Connie Lee Smith and being a housekeeper he promised to pay her a reasonable sum , but has not done so. jury found for the plaintiff pages 71-73

6. Eva Swanson Ballard plaintiff Vs Dwight H Ballard, Marlin Swanson, Fred Swanson, Jr., Manfred Swanson , and Jeanette Swanson, defendants filed Jan. 26, 1939 Heirs are Marlin Swanson age 17, Fred Swanson age 14, Manfred Swanson age 11 and Jeanette Swanson age 19. to settle the estate of Fred Swanson Sr., granted pages 74-77

7. Mary T Reynolds and Annn Foley Joss plaintiff Vs Irving R Andrews, Estella M Andrews, Floyd Hamler and John T Cumbie defendants filed Feb. 4, 1939. foreclose , stay granted and Mortgage was satisfied. pages 78-83

8, E J Hamilton, plaintiff Vs Virgil V Thomas, a single man, and John Doe , real name unknown , Occupant. filed Feb. 6, 1939. foreclose , the mortgage was paid and the mortgage satisfied pages 84-87

9. Ida Nelson plaintiff Vs Clarence Nelson defendant filed Feb. 11, 1939 divorce, married, Nov. 18, 1928 at Hildreth, NE. Issue of marriage Allen Dale Nelson age 6, non support and willfully desertion , wants custody of child and support. granted divorce, and property settlement, the plaintiff has taken the child to her parents Mr. and Mrs. George Flesner at Hildreth, NE. they will not let the defendant visit him the court gave custody to the plaintiff, and she or her parents may raise him , the father is to have him one month during the summer and have visitation right during the rest of the time pages 87-93

10. The First Trust Company of Lincoln plaintiff Vs Federal Farm Mortgage Corp. , Elizabeth Drain, Robert L Drain, Frank Dack, Myrtle Dack, Joseph Dack, Sarah E Dack, Frances E Dack, John W Dack, Mabel E Vaughn, Homer Vaughn, John Doe and Mary Doe, real names unknown, filed Feb. 8, 1939. foreclose, sold property pages 93-107

11. Edna Marr plaintiff Vs Gerhard Husiman, unmarried, Bryan Huisman, Anna Huisman, his wife, Harm Huisman, Rena Huisman, his wife. Theil Huisman, unmarried, Esther Huisman, Unmarried, Elizabeth Dimke, Joseph Dimke, her husband, George Huisman, Fern Huisman, his wife, Tillie Huisman unmarried, Elizabeth Koch, Emil Koch , her husband, Jacob G Huisman, Edna L Huisman, his wife, August Eachen, ____Eachen his wife, first name unknown, Theil Eachen, Zena Eachen his wife, Louise Gontjes, a widow, Fred Eachen, Cornelia Eachen, his wife,

Tillie Hendricks, Paul Hendricks, her husband. , Grace Meinders, A Widow, Heinrich W Nightengale, Deanna Nightengale, his wife, Tillie Geisen, Al Geisen, her husband, Charles Marr, Ida Graven, Dick Graven her husband, Ella Miller a widow, Marguerite Miller, Harvey Miller her husband. , Dora Kroeger and Henry Kroeger, her husband defendants filed June 24, 1939. to settle the estate of Popke T Husiman by dividing the shares. or selling the property. sold property pages 107-114

12. William J Fleischman plaintiff Vs Clara A L Nelms, and Charles L Nelms, her husband; Bessie E Bales , and Alphonso J Bales, her husband; Martha Harriett McBride and James Edwin McBride, her husband; Howard E Rankin, and _____Rankin his wife, first name unknown, Lawrence T Rankin and ____Rankin his wife, first name unknown, Alice H Malberg and ____Malberg, her husband, first name unknown, Frances Moorhart and ___ Moorhart her husband, first name unknown, John Hershall Neely and ___Neely , his wife, first name unknown; Robert Bruce Neely, unmarried, Clara A L Nelms as Administratrix with the will annexed of the estate of Samuel B Rankin deceased. defendants . filed Nov. 25, 1939. bought land for taxes, foreclose on tax lien , plaintiff acknowledges full payment and satisfaction pages 114-120

13. Lee Kotschwar plaintiff Vs Magdalene F Marron, a widow; Emma J Lolbet, a widow, Martha J Carr; Roscoe Carr, her husband; Lawrence Wasia, a single man; Anna Ellen Bolte; Henry Bolte, her husband; Anastasia Kotschwar, wife of plaintiff; John Wasia, Jr., Ruth Wasia his wife; George Wasia; Beulah Wasia, his wife; Mary B Fisher; Mason Fisher, her husband; Johanna Wasia, a widow, Sylvester Wasia a single man; Kenneth Wasia a single man; Theodore Wasia, a single Man ; Leona Wasia, single, a minor; Andella Wasia Single, a Minor; Norma Wasia , single, a minor; Mary Kathryn Wasia, a minor single; Anastasia Kotschwar as adminstratrix with the will annexed of the Estate of Bernadin Wasia, deceased; Sylvester Wasia as administrator of the Estate of Andrew Wasia, deceased; Ralph K St Clair and Ruth St. Clair, husband and wife, Loretta Heaton; Kenneth Heaton her husband defendants filed May 20, 1939. settle the estate, dividing the shares or selling and dividing the money. sold property pages 121-135

14. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Ferdinand J Ostdiek and Rose Ostdiek husband and wife; John Krebaback defendants filed Feb. 17, 1939. foreclose stay granted, the property sold pages 135-139

15. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs William H Pate and Carrie A Pate (also known as Carrie Pate ) husband and wife defendant filed April 21, 1939. foreclose and sold property pages 139-144

16. Naomi Wootton plaintiff Vs G J Breitling, Administrator of the estate of G A Roedel, deceased; Mary Roedel, a widow, John Roedel, and ___Roedel his wife, first name unknown, Enoch H Roedel and ____Roedel his wife , first name unknown, Elmer F Roedel and ___Roedel his wife, first name unknown, Gilbert Roedel ; Laura Kisker, and ___Kisker her husband, first name unknown, Edna Bauer, and ___Bauer, her husband, first name unknown, Marie Troester and __-Troester, her husband, first name unknown, Gottlieb Leibbrandt, and ____Leibbrandt, his wife , first name unknown, Emil P Roedel and Ida Roedel his wife, and Robert Roedel defendants filed Aug. 6, 1938. foreclose on mortgage, a certificate of satisfaction is received and the mortgage paid pages 144-151

17. Georgianna S Woodard plaintiff Vs Hosea B Woodward defendant filed March 2, 1939 divorce , married Aug. 1, 1934 at Trenton, NE. no children , extreme cruelty , non support , wants divorce and maiden name of Frank restored alimony and support. division of personal property. plaintiff is granted divorce alimony, and the kitchen range, she is to pay her own bills. pages 151-155

18. Powers-Rand Corp. plaintiff Vs Kunkel Drug , Incorporated defendants filed March 22, 1939, were suppose to do adv. together the plaintiff has done his part but the defendant hasn't so plaintiff wants his money back. case dismissed pages 155-157

19. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Paul Malleck, Jessie Malleck his wife, NE company , filed March 25, 1939. foreclose stay granted pages 157-164

20. In the matter of the application of Ray C Murphy , administrator of the estate of William Halsey, deceased , for license to sell real Estate filed April 1, 1939. heirs are Alice May Halsey, widow, T Halsey, Abbid Huff, Myrtle Foley, Lizzie Jones, Jennie Cumming, Martha Koons, Edna Lehn, Charles Halsey, Edgar S Halsey, Etta Whitney, Nellie Townsend . to pay debts and expenses of the estate . granted pages 164-169

21. W W Sauvage plaintiff Vs John H Thomas and Susie Mabel Thomas husband and wife filed April 1, 1939. foreclose on mortgage , one year stay granted on stipulation of the parties pages 169-174

22. Bessie E Bales plaintiff Vs Clara A L Nelms and Charles L Nelms, also known as C L Nelms, her husband, Martha Harriett McBride and J Edward McBride, her husband ; and Clara L Nelms, administratrix with the will annexed for the estate of Samual b Rankin, deceased, Alphonso J Bales husband of the plaintiff filed May 8, 1935. to settle a dispute on the settling of the estate of Samuel Rankin sold property pages 174-189

23. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Jim Brisbee defendant filed May 3, 1939. complaint by Frances Wilbur, she has cause to fear the defendant will commit an offense against her daughter Betty Wilbur. fined $50.00 and told to keep the peace with all persons especially Frances and Betty Wilbur pages 189-191.

24. Gladys E Kautz plaintiff Vs Edward J Kautz defendant filed May 8, 1939 divorce, married July 23, 1928 at Grand Island, NE. no children, non support, wants divorce, divorce and Alimony granted pages 191-192

25. John E Kelley plaintiff Vs City of McCook, NE. filed May 24, 1939, Transcript of Proceedings, a certain Warrant which has been lost it is for a sewer district. for damages to his property . judgment for the plaintiff pages 193-199

26. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Jesse Browning defendant filed May 6, 1939. had sexual intercourse with Vera Martin, she being under 14 years old . pleaded guilty and sent to State Penitentiary for 7 years. pages 199-201

27. Minnie L Schmer plaintiff vs William H Schmer defendant filed June 3, 1939 divorce, Married Jan. 1, 1917 at McCook, NE. Issue of marriage J Eileen Schmer age 17. non support, wants divorce and custody of daughter. granted 201-202

28. Home Owner's Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs Leslie H Neiman and Lillian Neiman husband and wife. filed dec. 3, 1936. foreclose, judgment for the plaintiff pages 203-204

29. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Julius Brown defendant filed June 6, 1939. Broke into an office belonging to the Red Willow Equity Exchange, stole goods and chattels. pleaded guilty and sent to State Penitentiary for 3 years. pages 205-206

30. Louise Allen plaintiff Vs Frank Alllen defendant filed June 13, 1939 divorce Married Aug. 31, 1934 at Beatrice, NE. Issue of marriage Anita Allen born Dec. 3, 1935. extreme cruelty, non support. wants divorce and custody of Anita, alimony. a cross petition was filed by the defendant court finds Custody of Anita to plaintiff, support money and Alimony pages 207-212

31. Gwendolyn Marie Fletcher plaintiff Vs Hoye Fletcher defendant filed June 14, 1939 divorce

married Nov. 30, 1935 at Norton, Kansas , Issue of marriage are; Larry Fletcher age 2 and Douglas Fletcher age 5 months Extreme Cruelty, non support, wants custody of children support for them and alimony. divorce, granted pages 212-215

32. Federal Farm Mortgage Corp. plaintiff vs Frank J Sabata and Karolina Sabata husband and wife, Frank J Sabata, Jr., and ____Sabata , real name unknown , husband and wife, B J Behnke and ____Behnke real names unknown , husband and wife defendants. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted, pages 215-221

33. Leota Vance plaintiff Vs Forrest Vance defendant filed June 26, 1939 divorce, married Aug. 15, 1931 at Wray Colorado, issues of marriage Dorothy May age 7, Non Support, wants custody of child , and divorce, Alimony, support for child, granted pages 221-222

34. Leona White plaintiff Vs Daryl D White defendant filed June 24, 1939 divorce, married Oct. 10, 1937 at Klamath Falls, Oregon no children, non support, wants divorce, maiden name restored to Hileman, granted pages 223-224

35. Home Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs J R Mills, a widower , Peter Treber and Pauline Treber husband and Wife filed Aug. 8, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, Certificate of Satisfaction on Mortgage, pages 225-228

36. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Leonard Beard, and Harold Gene Cassel defendants filed June 29, 1939. stole the purses of Zylpha Kay and Lois Kay along with the personal property . sentenced Harold Gene Cassel to the Industrial School for Boys until he is 21. Leonard Beard sent to the Penitentiary for 8 years. pages 229-231

37. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Corothy May Flippin, and Eula May Forgus defendants filed June 29, 1939. forged 2 checks, Dorothy pleaded not Guilty and Eula pleaded guilty. sentenced to the Reformatory for Women at, York, NE for 18 months to 3 years pages 232-235

38. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Robert Mitchell and Luther Mitchell defendants filed June 29, 1939. forged checks for payment of money. 2 counts, Luther sent to Reformatory for men for 4 years and Robert sent to state Penitentiary for 4 years pages 235-238

39. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Robert Mitchell, Luther Mitchell, Dorothy May Flippin and Eula May Forgues defendants filed June 29, 1939. forged checks for payment of money, 2 counts, pleaded not guilty , case dismissed without prejudice or future action thereon. pages 238-242

40. Helen M Churning plaintiff Vs Albert R Churning, defendant filed July 7, 1939 divorce,

married. June 27, 1931, No children, non support , wants divorce . granted pages 243-244

41. Madeline M Larimore plaintiff Vs Frank M Larimore defendant filed July 12, 1939 divorce,

married Aug. 2, 1919 at Akron , Colorado, Issues of marriage are; Creighton D age 18, Carol D age 16, Jerry M age 12. extreme cruelty, non support, wants custody of children and support for them and alimony the property settlement has already been made . divorce granted come now the parties and wants the decree set aside and vacated there has been a reconciliation . pages 244-247

42. Ethel Sawdon plaintiff Vs Carl W Sawdon defendant filed July 24, 1939 divorce, married , Feb. 6, 1907 at Fairmont, NE. Issues of marriage are. Rolland Sawdon, Mildred Sawdon and Wayne Sawdon all of age. non support, wants furniture she paid for, divorce. alimony, court costs, granted pages 248-249

43. McCook National Bank plaintiff Vs Harry J Wilcox, Vivian Wilcox, his wife; the NE. Company, Clarence F Dann, Elza W Parmenter defendants filed May 10, 1939. Harry Wilcox is incompetent , foreclose on mortgage, and property sold pages 250-254

44. Home Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Alice M Wilson , formerly Alice M Stone, and Harold N Wilson her husband filed Aug. 26, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, issued form the clerks office Certificate of Satisfaction on the mortgage pages 254-258

45. Miles N Lee plaintiff Vs Samuel E Swartz defendant filed July 15, 1929. issued a order of attachments on the land , goods and chattels. foreclose on land , judgment for the plaintiff pages 259-268

46. Katie Stone Wilson plaintiff Vs Harry J Wilcox, Vivian F Wilcox ,his wife, Vivian F Wilcox, an incompetent person, Gene J Pade, C F Dann, E W Parmenter, and Pade and Herrmann, a partnership composed of Gene J Pade and R A Herrmann, defendants filed Oct. 11, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, sold land and paid mortgage and other debts. pages 268-276

47. Bessie J Doctor plaintiff Vs Samuel J Doctor defendant filed June 24, 1939 divorce, married June 4, 1905 at Falls City, NE. issues of marriage Pauline Doctor age 25, Leona Parker age 29, Rosetta Krietzer age 32. extreme cruelty , non support, wants divorce, . granted pages 276-279

48. State of NE plaintiff Vs Donald Smith, Garth Harouff and Parther Hagerman defendants filed July 25, 1939. broke into two cars belonging to C A DeMay, and John Williams and stole goods and chattels from the cars. Hagerman was sentenced to one year in the State Reformatory for Men., the other two on account of their ages was given parole for 18 months, Garth Harouff violated his parole. he was then sent to State Reformatory for men for 1 year pages 279-285

49. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Dale Robinson defendant filed July 25, 1939, broke into a car belonging to Angus Myers and stole goods and chattels . he is 18 years and given parole pages 285-288

50. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Wayne Sawdon defendant filed July 26, 1939, broke into a car belonging to Clair G Somerville and stole a gun. pleaded not guilty, a Application to enter a Nolle Presequi , granted pages 288-291

51. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Robert Carter defendant filed July 26, 1939 broke into a car belonging to J Ansel Williams and stole a 22 Cal. Rifle . pleaded guilty sentenced to State Reformatory for men for 1 year. pages 291-293

52. August Cappel plaintiff Vs William Forrest Poore and Mildred D Poore defendants filed Sept. 8, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, paid the mortgage, interest to satisfy the plaintiff pages 293-296

53. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Francis Moyer, Marlin Fletcher and Ira Adams defendants filed Sept. 18, 1939. broke into the Indianola grocery store, owned by Edgar Frank and stole goods and chattels. they were all fined and put in jail until the fines and court costs were paid pages 296-300

54. State of NE plaintiff Vs Joseph Keegan defendant filed Sept. 19, 1939 . count one he robbed Herbert Colling of personal property, Count 2 stole auto. from Joe Cummings, Count 3, Assaulted Herbert Collings and robed him. count 4, Stole car from Louis Whittenberger, pleaded guilty and sent to State Penitentiary for 3 years pages 300-303

55. Chester Keith plaintiff Vs Rutha Keith defendant filed Sept. 20, 1939, divorce , married Feb. 27, 1907 at Alma , NE. issues of marriage, Hal Keith born 1907 died 1911, Rhea Keith age 26 married, Helen Keith age 22, married, Charlotte Keith age 20 Married, Dale Keith age 18, all have their own homes except Dale. charges willfully abandoned the plaintiff and 4 small children , came back and left again wants a divorce and custody of Dale. granted pages 303-305

56. Grace C Green plaintiff Vs Arthur John Green defendant filed Oct. 5, 1939, divorce married Oct. 31, 1935 at Oberlin, Kansas , No children, non support, wants divorce and maiden name of Weskamp restored. granted plus alimony pages 306-307

57. Loneta Aman plaintiff Vs Fred K Aman defendant filed Dec. 2, 1939 divorce, married Oct. 18, 1930 at Indianola, NE. Issues of marriage Demain Aman age 6, and Neil Aman age 4. Extreme cruelty, abandonment , non support, a property settlement has been made instead of alimony. wants divorce, custody and support of children , granted pages 307-309

58. Grace L Hawkins plaintiff Vs Lester D (Sam) Hawkins defendant filed Oct. 21, 1939 divorce, married, Feb. 14, 1910 at Golden Colorado., ,no children, extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce and alimony. granted, plaintiff acknowledged complete satisfaction in the decree pages 309-311

59. In the Matter of State Bank Of Indianola, NE. filed March 16, 1935, Decoration of Insolvency. Authority to Convey Real Estate, to sell part of furniture and fixtures, to Compromise judgment against Walt Smith and Ida Shepherd, order for complete records, pages 311-330

60. Mary Thompson plaintiff Vs Andrew G Edler defendant filed Sept. 13, 1938 the plaintiff was in auto accident in car driven by defendant wants money for her injuries and damages, jury found for the plaintiff , pages 330-338

61. Sarah M Ashton, as Administratrix, with will annexed, of the Estate of Jesse C Ashton , Deceased plaintiff Vs Omen B Smiley , and Mabel C Smiley, his wife , and E N Southworth, first and true name unknown defendant filed Nov. .28, 1934. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted and he filed bankruptcy, ordered sale of property pages 338-348

62. Aaron Bates plaintiff Vs Fred Graham and Hazel Graham defendants filed April 13, 1935 promissory note, foreclose on mortgage, filed a stay , and the property sold pages 348-357

63. Henry Horton plaintiff Vs Ella R Tombaugh, Leonidas L Thombaugh, her husband and Ray Warren and Eva Warren defendants filed Jan. 23, 1936 . foreclose on mortgage stay granted and the certificate of Satisfaction of Mortgage was issued pages 358-364

64. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Henry H Deardroff , a widow, Howard Johnson, and _____Johnson real name unknown , husband and wife, Arthur Stevens, and Jennie Stevens , husband and wife defendants filed June 17, 1939. foreclose on mortgage sold property pages 356-373

65. Home Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Hattie L Smith, also known as Hattie L Holcomb defendant filed Aug. 26, 1939. foreclose , stay is granted for 9 months pages 373-376

66. Leah E Wright plaintiff Vs Chester a Wright defendant filed March 31, 1939 divorce, married Nov. 2, 1929 at McCook, NE. issues of marriage are , Duane H Wright age 7, and Joan D Wright age 6, willfully deserted the family, non support, wants custody and support for children and divorce. pages 376-379

67. Transcript of the proceedings in the matter of the Revocation of the Operator's license of Frank Mattox, 1002 East "B" Street , McCook, NE filed Feb. 8, 1940. he lost his drivers license for driving while intoxicated . trying to get his license back , case dismissed pages 379-384

68. Mae Young plaintiff Vs Charles Young defendant filed Aug., 5 1939 divorce, married Sept. 2, 1933 at Oberlin, Kansas. issue of marriage Jeannine Young age 5, extreme cruelty, non support, wants custody , support for child and alimony , court costs. granted pages 384-386

69 Home Owner's Loan Corp. plaintiff Vs R W DeGraw and NE . Central Building and Loan Assoc. . defendants filed Sept. 7, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted for 9 months , pages 386-392

70. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Alva Dotson defendant filed Nov. 2, 1939. forgery for the payment of money. pleaded guilty and sent to State Reformatory for Men for 1 year pages 392-394

71. Lillian C Gaeckler plaintiff Vs Harry B Gaeckler defendant filed Dec. 14, 1939 divorce, married, July 29, 1931 at Oberlin Kansas, no children, have property settlement, charges non support, wants divorce, and property settlement approved. granted pages 395-396

72. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Thuren H Lang defendant filed Jan .4, 1940. forged a check for money. sentenced to the State Reformatory for Men for 1 year. pages 396-398

73 Robert Battereall plaintiff Vs Mabel Battreall, formerly Mabel Traviss, also known as Betty Benson, defendant filed Feb. 10, 1940 divorce, married Feb. 8, 1939 at Bridgeport, NE. willfully deserted him and consorted with other men , wants a divorce, divorce granted pages 399-400

74. Gladys B Trosper plaintiff Vs Sibyl Hickman, Lemuel E Hickman, Emmett L Trosper, John Rozell Potts, a minor, Ruby Isabelle Potts, a minor, and Leslie Carroll Potts, a minor and Lester Potts guardian and father of said minors, Charles Tomlin and Joseph Dolan, Floyd Emrich and Emil J Blume defendants filed April 24, 1940. to settle the estate of J B Rozell . the real estate was divided pages 401-412

75. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Jacob Leibbrandt and Martha Leibbrandt husband and wife and Gottleib C Leibbrandt defendants filed Aug. 12, 1939. foreclose ,and real estate sold pages 413-416

76. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Raymond N Colling, and Lucy B Colling Husband and wife, and Harold Sutton, filed Aug. 12, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, granted 9 month stay, sold property pages 417-420

77. Gernadine M Bozarth plaintiff Vs Ivan L Bozarth defendant filed May 4, 1940 divorce, married , Aug. 16, 1928 at Sterling , Colorado , no children , extreme cruelty, gambles to much , wants divorce, maiden name of Harmon restored. granted pages 421-422

78. Josephine Hirschman plaintiff Vs Fred Hirschman defendant filed May 11, 1940, divorce , married, Aug. 18, 1926 at Custer South Dakota, no children, extreme cruelty , abandonment , wants divorce. alimony, granted , then she dismissed the judgment . pages 422-424

79. Home Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Alta McNeill , Lawrence McNeill, Marcella McNeill, Willard McNeill, Lois McNeill , Roberta McNeill defendants , filed Aug. 26, 1939, foreclose on mortgage, stay granted, pages 425-428

80. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Harry J Wilcox and Vivian Wilcox ,husband and wife, The NE. Co. Inc. ; E W Parmenter, real name unknown; Clarence F Dann, B A Dennis, real name unknown, William Flynn; J S Hill, real name unknown, L E Caldwell real name unknown, L E Caldwell real name unknown , Trustee defendant filed April 11, 1939. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted for 9 months, then extended with an agreement . pages 429-435

81. Eunice Campbell plaintiff Vs Cyril Campbell defendant filed June 4, 1940 divorce, married May 12, 1938 at Lincoln, NE. issue of marriage Robert Cyril Campbell 15 months, extreme cruelty, non support, wants custody and support of Robert, alimony and money returned, granted pages 435- 437

82. McCook Co-operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Estella Tackert and W J Tackert defendants filed Oct. 1, 1937. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted and the mortgage paid pages 437-440

83. Helen Madsen plaintiff Vs William Madsen defendant filed Feb. 4, 1937 divorce, married, July 21, 1926 at Phillipsburg, Kansas , issue of marriage Dale Madsen age 10, willfully deserted them , non support , wants divorce and custody of minor child . Granted pages 441-443

84. Occidential Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Louisa Schneider, widow, Paul H Schneider, Mary Schneider, his wife , and Dorsey H Shepherd defendants filed Sept. 30, 1939. foreclose on Loan, stay granted , and property sold pages 443-446

85. Grace Hicks plaintiff Vs William Hicks defendant filed March 29, 1937 divorce, married, Nov. 29, 1935 at Oberlin, Kansas, no children, extreme cruelty , non support, wants divorce and maiden name of Radcliffe restored , granted plus alimony pages 447-448

86. State of NE. Plaintiff Vs Nym Thayer defendants filed April 5, 1937. escaped from county jail while being held on a felony charge. they could not find him he was in the state reformatory for men in state of Washington. when arrested on the escape charge sent to the State Penitentiary for one year. pages 448-451

87. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Mary E Whisler , widow of David E Whisler, deceased, George Whisler, single; Cleyone Schultz and Rudolph Schultz , wife and husband, William Whisler and Ellen Whisler, husband and wife, Marie Asbahr, single; Harry Asbahr and Mildred Asbahr, husband and wife, Marvin Asbahr, a minor, and the heirs , devisees, legatees, personal representatives and all other persons interested in the estates of Edith Asbahr, deceased, and Myron Asbahr, deceased, real names unknown, and all persons, having or claiming any interest in said real estate. defendants. filed May 24, 1940. foreclose on mortgage, and settle estates, sold property pages 452-457

88. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Marion Lytle and Neil White defendants filed April 20, 1937. Stole a Car belonging to Jake Frick Jr., both given parole , pages 457-460

89. Dorothy L Lawrence , plaintiff Vs Syril A Lawrence defendant filed April 20, 1937 divorce, married July 9, 1932 at Atwood, Kansas, Issue of marriage Janice Lawrence age 3+, non support and willfully abandoned the family. wants custody of child and support , divorce, granted and stipulations of the property settlement approved pages 461-463

90. Irving Longhagen plaintiff Vs Stealla Longhagen defendant filed April 30, 1937 divorce, married Nov. 30, 1925 at McCook, NE. issue of marriage Phyllis Ann now 11 who was legally adopted by the plaintiffs mother and stepfather , Mr. & Mrs. R F Dryden in 1932. charges extreme cruelty , wants a divorce. granted pages 463-464

91. State if NE. plaintiff Vs Ernest Schneider defendant filed May 5, 1937 broke into store belonging to Fred Potthof and stole 22 Bu. of wheat. pleaded guilty and sentenced to the Reformatory for men for one year. pages 465-467.

92. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Dennie Harkin defendant filed May, 7, 1937. Broke into the McCook High School and stole a typewriter vallue $40.00. pleaded guilty and sent to the State Reformatory for Men for one year pages 467-469

93. Garnett McDonald plaintiff Vs Stewart McDonald defendant filed May 7, 1937 divorce, married . June 3, 1930 at Denver, Colorado. no children, he has been in the penitentiary since Jan. 10, 1935. wants maiden name of White restored and a divorce. granted pages 469-470

94. State Of NE. plaintiff Vs L M Nielsen defendant filed May 14, 1937, forged a certain check for the payment of money. pleaded guilty , and paroled for 18 months , broke the parole by drinking intoxicating liquor, was sentenced to State Penitentiary for one year. pages 470-475

95. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Jim Frease, Frank Baker defendants filed May 24, 1937. stole money from Jay Fuller value $40.00. Jim Frease pleaded guilty and sent to State Penitentiary for 3 years. Entered a Nolle Prosequi for the defendant Frank Baker pages 476-479

96. State of NE. plaintiff Vs George Russell defendant filed June 11, 1937. broke into a car belonging to Clark Hollister and stole Clothing . pleaded guilty and sent to State Reformatory for men for 1-3 years pages 479-481

97. John W Marriner plaintiff Vs Helen Marriner defendant filed June 28, 1937 divorce, married, July 23, 1933 at Saint Francis, Kansas. At the time of the marriage she said she was a single woman named Helen Ryan, but was a married woman her husband was John Brondel she married him under the name of Lillian Boville, Md at Belleville, Kansas on April 28, 1928 and was still married to him. the marriage is null and void . pages 481-483

98. In the Matter of the Application of Cordelia E Fisher , Administratrix , of the Estate of John George Fisher, deceased, for license to sell real estate. to pay debts and expenses, granted pages 483-487

99. State of NE. on relation of Charle E McCarl County Attorney of Red Willow County, NE. Vs William A Hanke, Henry Mitchell, western Union Telegraph Company, Robert B Simmons and Eva Simmons defendants . they run a gambling room in the house, which is not legal , issued a restraining order. pages 487-489

100. Barnett Lumber Company plaintiff Vs A C Wright and Mrs. A C Wright defendants filed Aug. 10, 1940. promissory note due, judgment for the plaintiff pages 490-491

101. Herschel I Rowland plaintiff Vs Irene Rowland defendant filed July 30, 1937, divorce, married . Dec. 27, 1928 at Scottsbluff , NE. issues of marriage Richard Cecil age 8, Betty Jean age 7 now living with the plaintiff. she willfully abandoned the family , wants divorce and custody of minor children. granted pages 491-492

102. Minnie Dodot plaintiff Vs John Dodot defendant filed Aug. 17, 1937 divorce, married, June 23, 1919 at McCook, NE. Issue of marriage Viola Dodot age 15, Wayne Dodot age 11. non support and desertion , wants custody of children and support, alimony. granted pages 493-494

103. Esther Warmkessel plaintiff Vs William Warmkessel, alias John Wilson defendant filed Aug. 9, 1937, divorce, married . Sept. 9, 1930 at Oberlin, Kansas, the defendant was using name John Wilson when married she did not learn true name until 1931. issue of marriage Margaret Ruth born Sept. . 20, 1931. willfully abandoned them and Non support wants divorce and alimony, custody of minor child and support.. granted pages 494-496

104. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Joseph J Keegan defendant filed Aug. 10, 1937. broke into a filling station and stole from Shores Brothers, Money and goods. pleaded guilty sent to State Reformatory for Men for 1-2 years pages 497-498

105. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Charles Cotton defendant filed Aug. 11, 1937. broke into a dwelling belonging to Fay Marsh and stole personal property Charles is 14 years old pleaded to petty larceny , given parole , case dismissed on violating his parole pages 499-500

106. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Francisco Carlos defendant filed Aug. 14, 1937. was carrying a concealed revolver. pleaded guilty , fined $ 25.00 and costs pages 501-503

107. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Howard Cotton defendant filed Sept. 7, 1937. Assaulted Wesley Dutcher, with intent to cause bodily harm. pleaded guilty and sent to State penitentiary for one year pages 503-505

108. Dorothy Marsh Batty plaintiff Vs Paul Batty defendant filed Sept. 13, 1937 divorce, married June 16, 1935 at Norton ,Kansas, no children , willfully deserted her, wants divorce. granted and maiden name of Marsh , restored pages 505-506

109. Effie J Jennings plaintiff Vs Glenn E Jennings defendant filed Dec. 11, 1937 divorce, married March 2, 1932 at Trenton, NE. Issue of marriage Wallance Eugene Jennings age 5, extreme cruelty , non support , willfully abandoned her for no just cause, wants custody and support of child, alimony, and court costs . Granted pages 506-508

110. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Ashley Thomas and Laurel Appleyard defendants filed Jan.4, 1938. Stole a car ,belonging to G L Montgomery . they are 16 & 17 years old both given parole , Appleyard broke his parole, then paroled to different man pages 510-513.

111. Jessie R Snyder plaintiff Vs Kenneth J Snyder defendant filed Jan. 21, 1938 divorce, married, May 17, 1933 , issues of marriage are; Gary Don age 4 and Sharon Kay age 2, charges extreme cruelty, non support, and abandonment . wants custody of children and support for them granted pages 514-515

112. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Clarence B Layman defendant filed Jan. 22, 1938. forged a check for payment of money. pleaded guilty and sent to State Penitentiary for 2 years pages 515-517

113. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Nellie May Wesch defendant filed Jan. 22, 1938. forged a check for payment of money. given parole pages 518-520

114. Ruby Meadows plaintiff Vs Wayne Meadows defendant filed Feb. 26, 1938 divorce, married July 8, 1937 at Oberlin, Kansas , issues of marriage; the plaintiff is 6 months Pregnant and the defendant is the father, extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce , alimony and court costs. granted pages 521-523

115. Harriet Warner plaintiff Vs Isaac Warner defendant filed July 15, 1938 divorce, married, March 8, 1928 at Atwood, Kansas. no children,. willfully deserted her , non support, wants maiden name of Smith restored and divorce. granted pages 524-526

116. In the Matter of the Estate of George Harbor deceased, license to sell real estate filed July 16, 1938. to pay debts and expenses. granted pages 526-530

117. McCook Co-operative buildings and savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Red Willow County, NE. defendant filed Aug. 27, 1938. to get the taxes lowered, lowered 4 of the properties and dismissed the rest pages 530-533

118. Home Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Red Willow County, NE defendant filed Aug. 27. 1938. to lower the assessed value . lowered valuation on 2 properties and dismissed the rest pages 533-535

119. Lillian Viola Welborn plaintiff Vs William Elmer Welborn defendant filed Aug. 2, 1938, divorce, married March 4, 1915 at Oberlin, Kansas, one child not of age Maxine Welborn age 17, willfully desertion . non support, wants a divorce. granted pages 536-537

120. Ralph G Stevens plaintiff Vs Chester L Imel and Lavona M Imel his wife defendants filed Aug. 20, 1938. bought a Automobile from the plaintiff, gave promissory note and chattel mortgage, wants judgment against the defendants ,for return of property or for the value .. judgment for the plaintiff pages 537-540

121. L H Cheney and Carson Russell , Trustees, plaintiff Vs Della L Frossard and Jesse Frossard defendants filed June 27, 1931. that the mortgage be set aside and declared fraudulent. granted pages 540-543

122. E H Luikart, Receiver, Farmers & Merchants State Bank of McCook, NE. plaintiffs Vs Frank Real, J J Endres, first real name unknown, Dale S Boyles, Carl D Ganz, D W Colson, first name unknown, F E Dillman, First real name unknown, Alice Kiplinger, Administratrix of the Estate of Lloyd A Kiiplinger, deceased filed April 13, 1932. the defendants are stockholders in the insolvent bank and have not paid their double Liability . judgment for the plaintiff. case continued against Frank Real. Dale S Boyles has died and the action revived against his heirs and his estate. action is dismissed without prejudice , Dismissed with prejudice against Carl D Zanz, and Frank Real. pages 544-552

123. State Bank of Indianola, NE. plaintiff Vs Walt Smith and Ida F Sheppard, defendants filed Oct. 3, 1933. foreclose judgment for the plaintiff against Walt Smith, and will take Ida Sheppard on the promissory note under advisement. jury found for the plaintiff against Ida Sheppard pages 553-562

124. Helene Jensen plaintiff Vs Thorval Jensen defendant filed March 7, 1934 divorce, married May 8, 1924 at Denver, Colorado. Issues of marriage are; Colleen Ann Jensen age 5, Donna Lee Jensen age 3, and Patty Lou Jensen age 2, charges non support, wants custody of children and divorce, alimony, granted pages 562-563

125. Dorsey H Sheppard plaintiff Vs George W Phillips, Walter Murphy, and Elsie Murphy defendants filed May 1, 1929. foreclose on note, a certificate of Satisfaction on the mortgage, pages 563-567

126. State Bank of Indianola, NE plaintiff Vs John J Strunk defendant filed to foreclose on promissory note, judgment for the plaintiff pages 567-569

127. Robert H Parker plaintiff Vs Harold P Sutton and Gladys Sutton his wife defendant filed Aug. 2, 1922 . had a agreement to furnish material and build a concrete and brick building in McCook, for the defendants. the plaintiff has a Mechanic lien on the real estate. which he is foreclosing on. jury found for the plaintiff pages 570-583

128. Jacob Leibbrandt and John W Troester plaintiff Vs Gustav A Leibbrandt, and Lydia Leibbrandt defendants filed July 2, 1934. mortgage coupon notes , foreclose ,judgment for the plaintiffs pages 583-586

129. Rozella H Potts plaintiff Vs Clarence E Potts filed Nov. 10, 1936 divorce, married , June 14, 1924 at Indianola, NE. issue of marriage are; James Elroy Potts age 11, Dale Jerome Potts age 8, Norma Jean Potts age 6 all are living with the plaintiff. non support , she wants custody of children and support for them alimony , granted pages 586-587

130. The National State Bank of Stockton, Kansas plaintiff Vs G W Timmons defendant filed Sept. 22, 1925. promissory note, nothing has been paid. jury found for the plaintiff on one cause and for the defendant on the other cause pages 588-601

131. Harold R Brubaker plaintiff Vs Alta D Brubaker defendant filed Jan. 21, 1928 divorce, married July 16, 1919 at Carson , Iowa. issue of marriage Wallace Walker age 7, and Richard age six, Wallace residing with the plaintiff and Richard with the defendant. willfully deserted him , wants a divorce. cross petition filed by defendant , wants custody of children , support, and alimony her petition was granted. pages 602-605

132. Alice Decker plaintiff Vs Earl J Decker defendant filed Aug. 31, 1928 divorce, married 1922 at Danbury , NE. issue of marriage a boy age 5 , she is the mother of three children from a former marriage. non support , extreme cruelty, wants divorce custody and support for child and alimony. granted pages 605-607

133. Amy D Salmon plaintiff Vs Richard c Salmon defendant filed Sept. 28, 1929 divorce, married Sept. 15, 1892 at Granger, Minnesota . issue of marriage 4 children ,3 are married and the fourth is 19 and supporting her self. charges extreme cruelty, non support. wants divorce, and alimony , court costs. the evidence is not sufficient to grant the divorce pages 608-609

134. Edna Zeigler plaintiff Vs William Zeigler defendant filed July 6, 1934, divorce, married Aug. 9, 1929 at Saint Francis, Kansas, issue of marriage Delores C Zeigler born Oct. 24, 1929 she is dependent on her mother for support, extreme cruelty, non support, wants custody and support for child and alimony and court costs granted pages 610-612

135. Lauren W Smalley plaintiff Vs Hazel M Smalley defendant filed Oct. 27, 1937 divorce, married ., Feb. 25, 1925 at Littleton, Colorado, issue of marriage Laruen R Smalley age 11, extreme cruelty, abandonment, wants custody of child and divorce. granted pages 612-613

136. Rose Kotschwar plaintiff Vs Fred Kotschwar defendant filed Jan. 22, 1938 divorce, married , June 27, 1929 at Oberlin, Kansas, no children, charges extreme cruelty, wants divorce, and alimony . granted pages 614-615

137. City of McCook, NE plaintiff Vs Merlin J Thomas, and Bertha M Thomas his wife, S A Poush, L Cook, Robinson , trustee for the Disciples of Christ of McCook, Red Willow County, NE., a religious society and the Board of Church Extension of the Disciples of Christ , a Corp.

Grace E Watson, a single woman, and the Northwestern Life Insurance Company, a Corp.

Henry Trout and Mrs. Henry Trout his wife, first real name unknown, Mamie Varvle and James S Varvle her husband, Clara I Dwyer and John H Dwyer, her husband, Katherine Kennedy and Martin Kennedy her husband, Mary Frances Baldwin ,a widow, Martin A Ellingson a Widower, and the NE. Building and Loan Assoc., Westinghouse Electrical Supply Company, a Corp. Robert E Smith and Mildred Smith his wife, Harold P Sutton and Mrs. Harold P Sutton his wife, first real name unknown, McCook Auto Company a partnership composed of, R D Smith also known as Robert D Smith, and Harold P Sutton, Henry Wacker and Mrs. Henry Wacker his wife, first real name unknown, Harvey P Sutton and Eliza Sutton His wife, Albert C Kimball, a single man, McCook National Bank, of McCook, NE. a corp. James A Shepherd and Mrs. James A Shepherd his wife, real first name unknown, Arthur Drew a widower, and Dorsey H Shepherd, Marion O McClure, and Josephine McClure his wife, Franklin McClure and Grace McClure, his wife, and Anna Pfaff, Joseph Mokko a single man, Jacob C Frank and Anna M Frank his wife, Home Owners Loan Corp., Barnette Lumber Company, and all persons firms Co Partners, and Corp. True and real names unknown Having or claiming to have any right , title, or interest, in said real estate in the city of McCook, Of NE. defendants filed Feb. 13, 1937 taxes, special assessments have not been paid city will foreclose and sell real estate. some paid and the rest was foreclosed pages 616-700.