VOLUME 45 RED WILLOW COUNTY DISTRICT COURT RECORDS


1. Home Owners Loan Corp. Vs Charles H King and Helen M King , husband and wife , The State of NE. , and Red Willow County, NE. defendants filed Jan. 20, 1940. promissory note, foreclose, stay granted, then property sold pages 1-6

2. Federal Land Bank of Omaha, NE. plaintiff Vs Cordealia E Fisher, a widow, Cordealia E Fisher, as administratrix of the estate of John G Fisher, deceased, Edward A Fisher and Pearl Fisher, his wife, Jesse Fisher, and Paul Harris and ----Harris , (first name unknown) defendants filed Jan. 13, 1940. foreclose mortgage, stay granted, property sold , pages 6-16

3. Federal Farm Mortgage Corp. plaintiff Vs Samuel S Whitfield defendant filed July 3, 1940

wants judgment for money owed them by defendant, garnished the crops and money was paid on the bill pages 16-22

4. A B Wood , as Administrator with will annexed of the Estate of John E Hathorn deceased, plaintiff Vs Mary A Book and a B Book , wife and husband filed Dec. 29, 1939. foreclose, stay granted, property sold according to the law. pages 22-25

5. City of McCook NE plaintiff Vs Case # 6202 , John E Kelley, and Nora M Kelley, his wife, Albert D Evans, unmarried, Elmer Kay and Zylpha Kay his wife; Mary A Kelso and Edwin C Kelso, her husband; Edith M Stewart, unmarried; Ethel M Suess and Louis Suess, her husband, and the First national Bank of McCook, NE. , Altha L Gibson, and Silas Gibson her husband, The NE. Central Building and Loan Assoc. Joseph Mokko, a single man, Edith S Carlton, a widow, Sarah E Bolles, and Stephen Bolles, her husband, and Howard Oyster, unmarried, Marion v Anderson, and Mrs. Marion V Anderson, his wife , first name unknown, O. Fred Glass and Mrs. O Fred Glass his wife, first name unknown, Louis P Nielsen and Glenn Nielsen, his wife; Charles A Reynolds, and Mrs. Charles A Reynolds, his wife, first name unknown, William Wolfe and Mrs. William Wolfe, his wife, first name unknown; Martha Wasia Carr, Roscoe Carr, her husband, and Home Building and Savings Assoc. ; Minnie E Gordon, a widow, and Ida Milligan and Osie Cain, Guardians of Minnie E Gordon, and Jesse Lenhart; Chris Anderson and Mrs. Chris Anderson, his wife , first name unknown, Fred F Garlick and Caroline A Garlick, his wife, Frank M Colfer, Executor of the Estate of Mary Teahen, deceased, and St Catherine Hospital of McCook, NE, Louisa Russell , a widow, and Ross a Penny; May Savage and Frank Savage, her husband, Earl W Jones and his wife Tressa Jones, and Mary Swinney; William C Cooper, and Mrs. Wm C Cooper his wife, first real name unknown, ; Mamie Taylor and John Taylor, her husband, Gilbert L Cooper and Mrs. Gilbert L Cooper his wife, first real name unknown, Warren L Cooper and Mrs. Warren L Cooper his wife, first name unknown, Jesse H Cooper and Mrs. Jesse H Cooper, his wife , first real name unknown, Harvey P Sutton and Eliza Sutton his wife, ; Jeddie A Hickerson and Mamie Hickerson his wife, James I Lee a widower, and Louise McKay, and all persons Firms, CO-partnerships , and Corp. True and real Names unknown , having or claiming any right, title, or interest in or to the real estate. tax sales made by the city of McCook, NE. pages 26-48

6. City of McCook, NE plaintiff Vs John E Kelley defendant filed March 27, 1937 The relief demanded by plaintiff is for the foreclosure of Tax liens upon said real estate and in Excluding defendants from any interest in said real estate. pages 48-76

7. Gail Hiersekorn, Dean Hiersekorn, Maxine Hiersekorn and Margaret Lee Hiersekorn, minors , by Mildred L Cain Guardian plaintiff Vs Matie M Clark, John Clark her husband , first real name unknown, Lulu M Smith, John Smith , her husband, first real name unknown, < Marie F Bliss, John Bliss, her husband, first real name unknown, William C Hiersekorn, Also known as W C Hiersekorn, Mrs., William C Hiersekorn, his wife, first real name unknown, , William C Hiersekorn, as administrator with the will Annexed of the estate of Minnie F Hiersekorn, deceased, Maggie C Fleming, John Fleming, her husband , first real name unknown, Bertha E Lathorp and John Lathorp , her husband, first real name unknown, defendants filed Feb. 25, 1939. to settle the estate of Minnie Hiersekorn, sold property and divided the money pages 76-86

8. NE. Central Building and Loan Assoc. plaintiff Vs Hollie E Molzahn, Edward T Molzah,, W W Tidrick, Sam Hollars, G H Houghtelling, Barnett Lumber Company defendants filed Oct. 12, 1940. Articles of Agreement, that the defendants pay the bill like set forth in the articles of agreement. or the place sold . judgment for the plaintiff pages 86-97

9. City of McCook, NE plaintiff Vs J H Putman , first real name unknown, , Philippine k Putman his wife, and E R Wach; Percy M Bell and Edith M Bell, his wife, Mary E Porter , single, ; Della M Lewis, single; Clinton Madron, and Ruth Madron his wife,; Ada Middleton, a widow, and Home owners Corp. , ; Grace K Briggs and Isaac Briggs, her husband, Sophia Riescheck, Single, ; Margaret A Sullivan a widow, John Crowdell, and Mrs. John Crowdell his wife, first real name unknown, James Crowdell and Mrs. James Crowdell his wife, first real name unknown, Mary Preston and John Preston, her husband, first real name unknown, Jane Whalen and John Whalen her husband, first real name unknown, Anna Beauseighneur and John Beauseighneur her husband, first name unknown, Alice McGown and John McGown, her husband , first real name unknown, Susan McCormick, and John McCormick her husband , first real name unknown, Margaret Schneberger, and John Schneberger her husband, first real name unknown, ; Clarence C Harless and Clara M Harless and John Doe first real name unknown, Helen Felker a widow, l and all persons, firms, CO-partnerships, and Corp. , true and real names unknown, having or claiming any right, title or interests ,in or to the following described real estate in the 4th addition to the now City of McCook, NE. tax certificate sold which are now due and will be foreclosed if not paid. # 6214, pages 97-152

10. City of McCook NE. plaintiff Vs Nora M Kelley and John E Kelley her husband, and the NE. Central Building and Saving Assoc. ; Howard A Lashley and Mrs., Howard Lashley his wife, first name unknown,: Maud Bell and Percy Bell her husband, and the McCook, Grocery Company, a partnership; Clarence Lunberry and Ella Lunberry his wife, : Charles X Turner, single; defendants filed June 11, 1937 Case # 6239. tax sale and sold to the plaintiff, now due and will be foreclosed. pages 152-186

11. State Bank of Bartley NE. plaintiff Vs Oliver VanDoren , F E Marts, and Laverna Marts defendants filed Aug. 3, 1933. foreclose on mortgage, a stay of Moratorium was granted, he failed to make rent payments, so place was sold pages 187-194

12. William C Bullard plaintiff Vs Allied Contractors, Inc. defendants filed July 8, 1939. bought stock it was voluntary liquidated and now refuses to pay the par value of the stock. judgment in favor of the defendant ,so case dismissed. pages 195-213

13. Barnett Lumber Company plaintiff Vs Libbie Chitwood, a widow, Nellie McNeny, and Helen McNeny Sprague, Executrices of the estate of Bernard McNeny, deceased, Nellie McNeny, Helen McNeny Sprague, State Bank of Trenton, NE. Henry Hoff and Katherine Hoff his wife defendants filed Jan. 8, 1940. foreclose on mortgage, property sold pages 213-219

14. Bessie J Neilson and John E Kelley plaintiffs Vs Charles A Leach defendant filed July 6, 1940. the defendant bought property from the plaintiff and paid her some of the money , she did not own all of the property she sold, therefore the case was dismissed . pages 219-227

15. McCook Co-operative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs I E Losh , also known as Icy Ephriam Losh, and Cora Losh, husband and wife, the State of NE., and County of Red Willow defendants filed July 13, 1940. foreclose on mortgage, property sold and certificate of satisfaction issued pages 227-233

16. Bertha M Wolbach plaintiff Vs John E Cecil , also described as John Elmer Cecil, a widower; Lee Nokes; County of Red Willow, NE. Board of County Commissioners of Red Willow County, Old Age Assistance Board of Red County , NE. defendants filed Sept. 7, 1940. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted for 9 months. pages 234-238

17. Federal Land Bank of Omaha ,NE. plaintiff Vs Lawrence Wasia, a single man, Johanna Wasia, widow of Andrew A Wasia deceased, Sylvester Wasia, a single man, Kenneth Wasia a single man, Theodore Wasia a single man, Leona Wasia , single, Andella Wasia , single, Norma Wasia, single, Mary Kathryn Wasia, single, Loretta Wasia Heaton and Kenneth Heaton, husband and wife, Sylvester Wasia , administrator of the estate of Andrew Wasia, deceased , and Anastasia Kotschwar as Administratrix of the estate of Bernadine Wasia, deceased; The heirs, devisees, legatees, personal representatives and all other persons interested in the estate of Andrew Wasia, deceased, real names unknown, ; and all persons having or claiming any interest in said real estate defendants filed Feb. 24, 1940. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted pages 238-243

18. City of McCook, NE. plaintiff Filed July 13, 1937 Carrie M Jones, and John Jones her husband, first real name unknown, John E Kelley and Nora M Kelley husband and wife, ; Hiram C Rider and Mrs. Hiram C Rider his wife, first real name unknown; Monroe G Deter, and Mrs. Monroe G Deter his wife, first name unknown, Jesse B Clark and Anna Clark his wife, : Harriette A Dike, and Albyn Dike her husband; and all persons, firms and CO-partnerships , and Corp. True real names unknown, Having or claiming any rights, title, or interests, in said real estate . plaintiff got property at tax sale and now due so will foreclose on property. pages 243-252

19. In the Matter of the Estate of Ralph a Hagberg deceased, filed Dec. 6, 1940. license to sell real estate to pay debts and expenses of the estate. granted pages 252-256

20. McCook Co-operative Building and Savings assoc. Vs George Walter and Katie Walter, husband and wife, Phillipp Peppler, and Hein and Wacker, inc. defendants filed April 23, 1940. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted , property sold pages 256-262

21. In the matter of the application of William McDowell , administrator of the estate of Joseph Morris, Deceased, to mortgage real estate to pay debts and expenses. granted pages 262-264

22. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Harry Fahrenbruch defendant filed Dec. 6, 1940 forged a check for payment of money. pleaded guilty and sent to State Reformatory for men for one year pages 265-267

23. A B Wood plaintiff Vs Jacob A Harsch and Anna G Harsch , husband and wife filed Feb. 17, 1940. foreclose, stay granted , property sold but not for enough to pay the mortgage, so a deficiency judgment was issued against the defendants pages 268-273

24. John Krieger and Maggie Krieger plaintiffs Vs George Krieger and Mary Krieger defendants filed April 30, 1940. foreclose on mortgage, appointed a receiver, stay granted pages 273-278

25. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs William H Malleck, and Thora Malleck, husband and wife, and Harold P Sutton , R T Clark defendants, filed Nov. 8, 1939. foreclose, stay granted, pages 278-282

26. In the matter of the Application of Harold P Sutton, Administrator with the will annexed, of the estate of Lettie Belle Howe, deceased for license to sell real estate filed June 24, 1939. granted pages 282-286

27. In the Matter of the Application of F W Deffer, administrator of the estate of James
W Glandon deceased , for license to sell real estate to pay debts and expenses. granted pages 287-291

28. Nellie L Shepherd plaintiff Vs Guy D Shepherd defendant filed Feb. 3, 1940 divorce, married Nov. 5, 1923 at Oberlin, Kansas, Issue of marriage are; Vern age 15, Claudine age 13, Geraldine age 12, Shirley Ann age 4, charges non support, wants divorce , custody of minor children and support for them and alimony. granted pages 291-292

29. Barbara M Stillman plaintiff Vs Fred Stillman defendant filed May 22, 1940 Annulment of Marriage; plaintiff Was born Sept. 25,1918 and has for the past 5 years lived with her parents Beatrice Sherbahn and Gettis Monroe Sherbahn, She was persuaded to marry the defendant on Dec. 24, 1935 at Oberlin, Kansas where she was told to say she was 18 years old. her parents did not give their consent to the marriage, they have not lived together as husband and wife . Wants marriage annulled, divorce granted pages 292-295

30. In the Matter of the Application of Lee Forrest Jagger , Guardian of the estate of Eldon Forrest Jagger, minor for leave to sell real estate . granted pages 295-298

31. Charles R Phelps plaintiff Vs Eva Phelps defendant filed July 6, 1940 divorce, married March 29, 1936 at Oberlin, Kansas, no children, adultery, willfully deserted him wants a divorce. granted pages 299-300

32. State of NE. plaintiff Vs dale Dack and Herman Slater defendants filed July 11, 1940. count 1, stole goods and chattels belonging to E J Ludwig Count 2 stole goods and chattels from J A Hodson . Slater being 17 years old pleaded guilty and sent to Industrial Boys School at Kearney until he is 21 Dack being 21 was sent to State Reformatory for Men for one year pages 300-305

33. Majorie Denton plaintiff Vs Clarence L Denton defendant filed July 13, 1940 divorce, married May 29, 1925 at Council Bluff, Iowa, Issue of marriage Clarence Denton Jr., age 14. extreme cruelty , habitual drunk, wants divorce, custody and support for minor child and alimony. granted pages 305-307

34. Esther Webb plaintiff Vs William A Webb defendant filed Aug. 14, 1940 divorce , married Feb. 2, 1936 at North Platte, NE. No children, extreme cruelty, desertion , wants divorce granted pages 307-309

35. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Charlie H Shelly defendant filed Aug. 20, 1940. broke into a storehouse belonging to Anton Estergard stole wheat. pleaded guilty and sent to county jail for 4 months and pays costs of trial pages 310-312

36. Dorothy Beard plaintiff Vs Leonard Beard defendant filed Aug. 22, 1940 divorce, married May 28, 1939 at Oberlin, Kansas no children , defendant was sentenced to prison for 8 years , wants divorce, and maiden name restored to Offner. granted pages 312-314

37.John Krieger and Maggie Krieger plaintiff Vs George Krieger and Mary Krieger defendants filed April 30, 1940. mortgage deed, doesn't say any more page 314.

38. Cecyle D Rowe plaintiff Vs Clarence P Rowe defendant filed Aug., 23, 1940, divorce , married June 24, 1936 at Denver Colorado, no children, deserted her , wants divorce, granted pages 314-316

39. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Harry Chandler defendant filed Aug. 31, 1940 Complaint, gave mortgage for car to E M Sliger , then removed the mortgage car from the county, in order to deprive E M Sliger of the chattel mortgage. given parole for 2 years pages 316-319

40. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Clarence B Layman , alias Arthur Johnson, defendant filed Oct. 23, 1940. forged check for payment of money. pleaded guilty sent to State Penitentiary for 5 years pages 319-322

41. Mabel Lyon Curran plaintiff Vs Floyd Curran defendant filed Oct. 23, 1940 divorce, married Nov. 12, 1938 at Holdrege, NE. no children, charges extreme cruelty , wants divorce, and Maiden name of Lyon restored, granted pages 323-324

42. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Carlos O'Neil defendant filed Nov. 19, 1940 . forged a check for payment of money pleaded guilty sent to State Reformatory for men for 1-3 years pages 325-327

43. State of NE. plaintiff Vs john Stewart McAllister defendant filed Dec. 12, 1940. Stole $100.00 in money property of Upton Dawson count 2, broke into dwelling house of Upton Dawson and stole goods and Chattels pleaded guilty and sent to State Penitentiary for 1-5 years pages 327-330

44. Esther Ike plaintiff Vs Harvey Ike defendant filed Dec. 14, 1940, divorce Married July 20, 1940 at Oberlin, Kansas , no children, non support, wants divorce, maiden name restored, divorce granted name Smith restored and alimony pages 330-331

45. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Eugene Raymond Strayer defendant filed Dec. 20, 1940. broke into a filling station belonging to Elmer Olsen and stole cigarettes, value $ 8.75 . pleaded guilty, given parole , pages 331-333

46. In the Matter of the Application of Mark C Crocker , executor of the estate of John Crocker , deceased, to mortgage real estate. to pay debts and expenses, granted pages 333- 336

47. Gean McDonald plaintiff Vs D Rufus McDonald Jr., defendant filed Jan. 22, 1941, divorce, married, Dec. 24, 1934 at Oberlin, Kansas , issues of marriage are Joyce Ann age 5, Judith Lynn age 1 year 8 months . charges extreme cruelty, adultery , drinking intoxicating liquor, wants divorce, custody and support of children, alimony , granted also the defendant have visiting rights with the children , and the plaintiff Gets the house in McCook , pages 336-339

48. Enid L Bender plaintiff Vs Carl S Bender defendant filed Jan. 17, 1941, divorce, married, Sept. 9, 1931 at Albion NE. issue of marriage are; Darlene L Bender age 8, Barbara Kay Bender age 6 both in the care of the plaintiff. charges non support, wants custody of children and support for them Alimony Granted pages 339-341

49. Anita Marie Stevens plaintiff Vs Earl H Stevens defendant filed Jan. 18, 1941 divorce, married, Aug. 22, 1937 at Littleton, Colorado, no children charges extreme cruelty, wants divorce and suitable alimony. granted , property settlement had been made between the parties, pages 341-342

50. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Wilfred R Davis defendant filed Feb. 19, 1941, operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. on two counts, pleaded guilty , sent to state Penitentiary for 18 months, pages 342-344

51. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Clara A L Nelms , and Charles L Nelms her husband, Bessie E Bales and Alphonso J Bales her husband, Martha Harriet McBride, and J Edward 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 Morthart and ___Morthart her husband , first name unknown, John Hershel Neely, and ___Neely his wife, first name unknown, Robert Bruce Neely unmarried, and Clara A L Nelms , administratrix, with the will annexed of the estate of Samuel B Rankin deceased filed Sept. 2, 1939. foreclose , sold property to pay mortgage, pages 345-350

52. William R Redfern Vs B Ethel McFadden, Fay Redfern Laidig, Lynn Hope Reed, Howard A Reed, Bessie Redfern, Earl E Laidig, and B Ethel McFadden, Administratrix of the estate of Alice Redfern deceased, filed March 1, 1941. to settle the estate of Alice Redfern , that the shares be set forth and quieted and confirmed. granted land divided pages 351-358

53. In the Matter of the Application of J L Fiechter, administrator of the estate of Henry Horton, deceased, for license to sell Real Estate; filed Feb. 13, 1941. to pay debts and expenses of the estate, heirs are , Lucy C Grove, J L Horton, Flora L Fiechter, Elizabeth Abbott, Robert H Nichols, Charles Nichols, granted pages 358-363

54. State Bank of Herndon plaintiff Vs Lizzie Witt, Frank Ploussard, Evelyn Ploussard, The State of NE. and Red Willow County, defendants filed Feb. 25, 1941. foreclose, stay granted , the defendant paid the mortgage pages 363-370

55. Wayne A Walter plaintiff Vs Mona A Walter defendant filed Feb. 10, 1941 divorce, married, Feb. 19, 1938 at Norton, Kansas, no children, extreme cruelty, wants divorce, granted pages 370-372

56. State of NE. plaintiff Vs William Conner defendant filed March 24, 1941, stole 2 calves from Ora Hoffman of Bartley. pleaded guilty and sent to State Reformatory for Men for 3 years. pages 373-374

57. In the Matter of the Application , of Lowell Cecil Schoonover to change his name to Lowell Cecil Murphy filed May 21, 1941. He was born Oct. 1, 1919 to Fred and Clara Schoonover, his parents were divorced and custody granted to his mother who remarried, to Ira Franklin Murphy and he has always gone by the Murphy name , so wants to be his legal name. granted by courts pages 375

58. Pauline Burtless plaintiff Vs Amanda L Rozell, Pade Furniture and Carpet Co., G L Montgomery, J W Chasre, First National Bank of McCook, E H Luikart, receiver of the Farmers & Merchants StateBank of McCook, Samuel W Hockett, and the occupants, G L Loar and Mrs. G L Loar, First Real names unknown , defendants filed June 30, 1933. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted which expired, sold property, but the mortgage was satisfied and discharged. pages 374-389

59. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Samuel S Whitfield , a widower, and Joseph Uerling and Helen Uerling, Husband and Wife. filed May 10, 1940. foreclose, stay granted, premises sold, the mortgage has been fully satisfied and discharged of record pages 389-394

60. Theresa Foster Crawfore plaintiff Vs Albert F Crawfore defendant filed Jan, 11, 1941 divorce, married Nov. 13, 1937 at Lexington, NE. no children, non support, , wants divorce, and maiden name of Foster restored. granted pages 394-395

61. Blake Maher plaintiff Vs Grant Kincaid, Hattie M Kincaid, Ruth L Quick and W A DeMay first and real name unknown, defendants , filed Aug. 4, 1933. First Mortgage on Real Estate, foreclose on mortgage , a moratorium was granted, premises sold , pages 396-409

62. T M Ludwig plaintiff Vs C W Poore and Emma J Poore defendants filed Aug. 19, 1933

foreclose, stay granted a Certificate of Satisfaction of Mortgage was issued pages 409-416

63. Charlotte Smith Anderson plaintiff Vs Ida F Sheppard; W George Sheppard; State Bank of Indianola ; E H Luikart , receiver of Indianola State Bank defendants filed April 21, 1934

foreclose on mortgage ,both defendants have died and a revivor is appointed , sold premises , pages 417-425

64. George Oscar Dack and Elsie Skinner plaintiffs Vs Samuel Swartz, Myrtle Swartz, his wife; Jacob Swartz, Lena Swartz his wife; Fred Swartz, Mary Swartz, his wife; Benjamin Swartz, Ella Swartz, his wife; Harry Swartz, Ethel Swartz, his wife; Emma Jennie Donelson, Arthur Donelson, her husband; Mollie Connor, Messe Connor, her husband; Mary Woodmas, Widow; Nora Watkins, Ray Watkins, her husband; Alice Tisdale, Frank Tisdale, her husband ; Dora Zicafoose, Earl Zicafoose, her husband, ; Alice Swartz, a minor, Delbert Swartz, Mrs. Delbert Swartz, his wife; Howard Swartz, Mrs. Howard Swartz, his wife; Wilma Anderson, ___Anderson, her husband; Alvin Swartz, a minor; Bertha Swartz, a minor ; Oscar Skinner defendants filed Feb. 4, 1931. to settle the estate of Francis Swartz, deceased pages 426-446

65. In the Matter of the Application of Kenneth R Newcomb, Administrator for authority to mortgage real estate, filed May 31, 1941. to pay the mortgage on real estate , granted pages 446-450

66. State of NE. plaintiff Vs G F Howard defendant filed Sept. 7, 1933. case # 5660 being drunk within the city limits of McCook, NE. pleaded not guilty , jury found him not guilty pages 450-451.

67. The State of NE. on the relations of Charles e McCarl , County Attorney of Red Willow, NE plaintiff Vs Charles Madison, and Rose Madison husband and Wife and Thomas A Clapp defendant filed April 22, 1935. Thomas Clapp owns the building, and Charles Madison and Rose Madison are running a road house on the premises causing a public nuisance. the court ruled the defendants be permanently enjoined from using, maintaining, operating and conducting the building and premises described in the petition as a place of public amusement, road house, lunch room and dance hall, and the plaintiff recover costs. pages 451-454

68. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Clayton Hartley(see complete record Vol. 42 page 537) filed July 30, 1935. he carried a concealed weapon, revolver, on himself. page 455

69. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Manford Ephram Brott defendant filed Aug. 22, 1941. broke into the Carr Service Station and stole goods and chattels. pleaded guilty and sentenced to State Penitentiary for 10 years. pages 455-457.

70. Martha Lytle , by her mother and Next friend, Katie Schillereff Vs Norris Lytle, defendant filed May 12, 1934. divorce, married Dec. 22, 1932 at Oberlin , Kansas, no children, married under false promises , he was convicted and sent to prison, , wants a divorce, Granted pages 458-459

71. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Michael Conley and Harry South defendants count 1, broke into the freight house in Bartley, took goods and chattels, count 2, broke into a gas and oil house belonging to Railroad ,stole goods and chattels, both pleaded guilty to both counts Michael Conley was sent to State Penitentiary for period of 1 year sentences to run concurrently, Harry South was fined $ 200.00 and court costs. pages 459-463

72. Luella C Campbell plaintiff Vs Milford L Campbell defendant filed Sept. 29, 1932 divorce, married, March 2, 1927 at McCook, NE. issues of marriage Dorothy Louise age 4 and Robert Lewis age 2. extreme cruelty, wants divorce, cost and custody of children, and alimony. granted, the defendant has not paid for support of children or alimony ordered by the court, the court dismissed the case pages 463-468

73. NE. Central Building and Loan Assoc. plaintiff Vs Daniel E Tirrill and Mamie E Tirrill defendants filed Nov. 19, 1932. Bond for Real Estate Loan, foreclose on loan, the foreclosure rendered in the above action has been fully paid and entered in the records pages 468-471

74. Federal Farm Mortgage Corp. plaintiff Vs Samuel S Whitfield defendant filed July 7, 1941. issued an order of attachment on goods and chattels belonging to the defendant. also garnished the crops , pages 471-476

75. Lucille Simmerman plaintiff Vs Clarence Simmerman defendant filed Jan. 2, 1936 divorce, married June 28, 1930 at McCook, NE. issue of marriage Morris G age 3 living with the defendants mother Mollie Simmerman, non support, wants divorce. custody of child and alimony. granted pages 477-479

76. Helen F Reynolds plaintiff Vs William H Reynolds defendant filed May 16, 1936 divorce, married June 3, 1914 at Littleton, Colorado no children, charges, wholly abandoned the plaintiff she lives with her mother , wants divorce, alimony and court costs. granted, they made their own property settlement which was approved pages 479-482

77, In the Matter of the Estate of Ruby C Potts , deceased filed Jan .26, 1934. for license to mortgage real estate belonging to the estate. heirs are John R Potts age 13, Ruby I Potts age 12 and Leslie C Potts age 8. granted pages 482-485

78. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Darrell Sanders defendant filed July 10, 1941, broke into a auto. belonging to Glenn Bowlby and stole goods and chattels, pleaded guilty sent to State Penitentiary for one year pages 485-488

79. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Richard Stewart defendant filed July 10, 1941. broke into a auto. belonging to C o Crouch and stole goods and chattels . the defendant is 18 and sentenced to the State Reformatory for men for one year pages 489-496

80. Elva R Koetter plaintiff Vs Charles Koetter defendant filed Aug. 2, 1941 divorce , married Aug. 6, 1933 at Oberlin, Kansas Issue of marriage on child now deceased, extreme cruelty , he is a habitual drunk , wants divorce, alimony. divorce granted along with a property settlement pages 497-499

81. State of NE plaintiff Vs Phillip Acosta defendant filed Sept. 19, 1941 . 2 counts of rape with Delores Dauchy. she being of feeble mind , and he knowing this. pleaded not guilty, jury found him guilty on both counts and Sentenced him to the State Penitentiary for 6 years. pages 499-506

82. Ralph Dunn and May Dunn plaintiff Vs Arthur Berndt defendant filed April 6, 1936.

that the defendant be ejected from the land lying west of the line established by the division fence. judgment for the defendant pages 506-509

83. U S Tire Dealers (Fisk Division) plaintiff Vs Paul Robinson and Inez Robinson, husband and wife, Edith W Kee, partners doing business under the firm name and style "Super Service Station" defendants filed Oct. 3, 1940. plaintiff delivered special goods and merchandise to the defendants, at their request. now wants his money . jury found for the plaintiff. pages 509-522

84. Katherine E Callan plaintiff Vs John J Callan, Mabel Callan, his wife, ; Henry H Callan,Mildred Callan, his wife, Eva M Mortimore, Mahlen Mortimore, her husband,; William J Callan , Cecil Callan his wife; Ada D Housley, formerly Ada D Callan, Herbert C Housley, her husband; Stanley D Callan, Ruth Callan, his wife; R C Taylor, Anna E Taylor; Robert Watkins; E G Caine; Joe Cummings and Nick Dempewolf; Co-Partners, doing business as Cummings and Dempewolf and WA Reynolds, Executor of the Estate of Emma Barber, deceased filed May 22, 1941. to settle the estate of Patrick Callan. deceased, sold property and paid mortgages and debts then divided the money pages 522-531

85. Maxine Parks plaintiff Vs Charles A Parks defendant filed April 10, 1936 divorce married, May 13, 1930 at Hastings, NE. Issue of marriage Donald age 5, extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce, custody and support for child Donald, alimony. granted pages 532-533

86. Ercie Tiller plaintiff Vs Charles D Tiller defendant filed July 24, 1941 divorce, married, April 25, 1929 at Atwood, Kansas no children, non support, wants divorce and maiden name restored to DeArmond. granted pages 533-535

87. Harry Showalter plaintiff Vs Eula Showalter defendant filed July 22, 1941 divorce, married Dec. 29, 1909 at McCook, NE. plaintiff charges desertion , cross petition filed by defendant charging non support and extreme cruelty, divorce granted and alimony to the defendant pages 535-541

88. Lyle A Wiedman plaintiff Vs Floyd Finch defendant filed July 18, 1941 . leased his land to the defendant, wheat crop is ready to cut. that the defendant be restrained and let the plaintiff and his men cut the wheat. judgment for the plaintiff pages 541-546

89. Minnie Jacques plaintiff Vs Nellie W Taylor , H e Goodrich, J C Tarman, and William E Irons defendant filed May 7, 1940. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted, premises sold but not enough to pay the mortgage, pages 546-judgment for the deficiency granted to the plaintiff pages 546-555

90. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Robert Mills and John Shoup defendants filed June 7, 1941. broke into the dwelling of D B Reisher and stole goods and chattels .. Robert Mills has been convicted in County court of Petit Larceny. John Shoup has enlisted in the Army , pages 555-558

91. Willard B Mills plaintiff Vs Helena W Mills defendant filed May 3, 1941 divorce, married June 13, 1940 at McCook, NE. extreme cruelty, he wants divorce and the defendant maiden name be restored to Hodnett. granted pages 568-560

92. George W Young , as guardian of the person and estate of Samuel Young plaintiff Vs Albert A Young, Mary E Shoemaker, Walter Shoemaker, her husband, Susie Arnold , Evelyn McGuire, Otis McGuire, Alice Vandervort, Lee Vandervort, Frances G Beach , Howard Beach, her husband Carrie Richards, and ___Richards, her husband defendant filed July 1, 1927. to settle the estates of Caroline Young and Samuel Young deceased pages 560-576

93. Kathryn Patton plaintiff Vs Herbert Patton defendant filed March 22, 1941 divorce married, April 11, 1915 at McCook, NE Issues of marriage Kenneth Patton age 22, Edward Patton age 9, Leon Patton age 7, Patricia Patton age 4, all minor children in custody of the plaintiff. non support , wants custody and support for children divorce, alimony. case dismissed the plaintiff has not been a resident of the state for one year pages 577-578

94. Gwendolyn Merritt plaintiff Vs Lester Merritt defendant filed April 30, 1941 divorce married, Dec. 11, 1938 at Oberlin, Kansas, Issue of marriage Gloria Ann Merritt born March 8, 1939 now living with plaintiff. Willfully abandon the plaintiff, non support, wants divorce, custody and support for child alimony court costs. granted , plaintiff waived alimony, pages 578-580

95. Home Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Helen Borin and W R Borin defendants filed June 3, 1932. foreclose on mortgage , stay granted, premises sold pages 581- 589

96. State of NE. Red Willow, County , City of McCook, Vs Charles Smith defendant filed April 15, 1932. Complaint by George Traphagan;, with possession of intoxicating liquor, Jury found him guilty. motion for new trial pages 589-591

97. LeRoy Jones plaintiff Vs Charles W Thoman and Maude Thoman defendants filed Oct. 7, 1929. the defendants owned Thoman Filling Station, the plaintiff delivered goods to them , which they never paid for. wants his money. judgment for the plaintiff , pages 591-601

98. In the Matter of the Application of Louis J Tonozzi, administrator , of the estate of Fletcher A Harrison , deceased, for license to sell Real Estate filed Sept. 29, 1941. Heirs are W H Harrison, Ival Harrison, Arthur R Harrison, Fred H Harrison, and George H Harrison, all of legal age. license granted to sell to pay debts and expenses of the estate pages 601-609

99. In the Matter of the Application of Stanley I Simmons, administrator or with the will annexed , for license to sell Real Estate. to sell enough to pay debts and expenses of the estate of Cornellia Simmons, deceased, Heir Jesse R Cooper ,William C Cooper, Mamie E Taylor, Warren L Cooper, and Gilbert L Cooper, wanting the court to order the sale of Real Estate, not the Administrator, with drew application to sell real estate, as the property didn't sell no bidders, pages 609-612

100. John E Kelley plaintiff Vs Lella Rider and Charles H Rider defendant filed Sept. 21, 1928. bought property at a tax sale, wants to foreclose on the defendants for the taxes, the property sold to Edith Hall , prays that the title be quieted and confirmed , granted pages 612-619

101. In the Matter of Myrtle Gross, Dependent, neglected and Delinquent child filed Aug. 15, 1929. living in Red Willow County, NE, with her mother and stepfather Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert H Houghtelling, she stole a diamond ring belonging to Mrs. L A Magrath, she is 15 years old and is paroled to her parents for one year pages 619-620

102. Charles W Kelley plaintiff Vs Henry Stroh, Insane and Katie Stroh , guardian defendants filed Oct. 22, 1930. borrowed money from the plaintiff , judgment for the plaintiff pages 620-624

103. Evelyn M Campbell plaintiff Vs Milford L Campbell defendant filed April 21, 1941 divorce, married, June 21, 1937 at Oberlin, Kansas, issue of marriage Eldon Lee Campbell age 3, and Janice Kay Campbell age 6 months both living with the plaintiff. non support, wants custody of children and support for them also for herself. Summons issued pages 625-626

104. Case # 6280 City of McCook, NE plaintiff Vs John E Kelley and Nora M Kelley, his wife, Minnie J Hill and William Hill, her husband, Gale V Ernst. and Grace Ernst his wife; Edwin A Phillippi and Frieda Phillippi his wife; James H Wood and Mrs. James H Wood, his wife, real first name unknown,; Harvey P Sutton and Eliza Sutton, his wife; Walter E Knox and Lucy Knox , his wife; Charles Miller and Mrs. Charles Miller, his wife , real first name unknown, ; John Trammell , unmarried; Hazel R Scott and Rex E Scott, her husband, and the Home Owners Loan Corp. : Ralph S Irvin and Nina Irvin his wife; Adolph N Lineberg and Elda Lineberg his wife; and all Persons , firms and co-partnerships and corp. true and real names unknown, having or claiming any rights , title or interests in said real estate. the plaintiff is the owner bought at a tax and special assessment sale . and are going to foreclose on property. property sold pages 627-652

105. The Village of Danbury, NE. plaintiff Vs Hayden Noe, Vera Evelyn Noe, Anna F Ingram, William Ingram , Margaret Abbott, Catherine E Beck, Zeta E Fry, Bernice E Fry, NE. Central Building and Loan Assoc. Fred Graham, Hazel Graham, Jesse J Evans, Mary Evans, his wife, real name unknown, Kathryn E Lumb, Elizabeth A Butcher, Eleanor Simkins, Fannie Garner and the Heirs, devisees, Legatees ,personal representatives, and all other persons interested in the Estates of said defendants, if Deceased, real names unknown, ,Benjamin Rowley, Henry Rowley, Jennie Northrop, Eliza Coltman, Walter Britton, Edith Britton, Esther Jewell, Bert Jewell, Alice E Britton, William McNally, Katie McNally, Kate Martin, Arthur W Martin, Annie Cook, Stanley Cook, Eliza Williams, John Williams, Delia Mayers, Frank Mayers, Rebecca Rowley, George E Rowley, Inez Rowley, Samuel J Rowley, Annie Rowley, Alice Bissee, Dorothy Brissee, Rachel Miller, Charles Miller, Isabel Pyle, Arthur Pyle, Clarence Rowley, Benjamin W Rowley, Gladys Rowley, Maxine Chestnutte, Seibert Chestnutte, Edward Rowley, Annie Rowley, Happy Ring, Harriett Hall, John C Hall, Emeline Lindblom, Albin Lindbolm, Velma Pearson, and Cornelius Rowley, defendants filed Aug. 19, 1941. Had tax and special assessment sale city bought property and is now ready to foreclose; pages 652-667

106. Evelyn Charlotte Young plaintiff Vs The Order of United Commercial Travelers of America defendants filed April 28, 1941. her husband was in a fight and was killed , he had insurance but the defendants doesn't want to pay. judgment for the defendants pages 667-674

107. Edna McConnell , and A J Crabtree, executors of the estate of Maude Mc Millen , deceased plaintiff Vs McCook National Bank , of McCook , NE. defendants filed May 24, 1941. Maude McMillen bought a certificate and put it in the names of Mrs. C T Rader and Ernest Fowler the Maude McMillen died and the certificate belongs to Mrs. C T Rader, and Ernest Fowler died so his share goes to his estate . Judgment for the Defendants pages 675-681

108. Ed Messenger plaintiff Vs Max Merill defendants filed Nov. 17, 1941. Had a Automobile Wreck on Highway 83 the plaintiff was driving on highway and the defendant was coming onto the highway at an intersection, the plaintiffs care was damaged and had to be repaired. wants judgment for the repairs, and the loss of the use of his car. jury found in favor of the plaintiff pages 681-688

109. R W Hughes plaintiff Vs City of McCook, NE. defendant filed May 13, 1940. he has a claim for work . the PWA is suppose to pay claim ,but check has not arrived, the City Council disallowed the claim. he built the Memorial Auditorium , and was paid , the claim now is for the interest. judgment for the plaintiff pages 689-698.

110. George F Moss plaintiff Vs John H Schafer defendant filed May 1, 1935. agreement for Warranty Deed. the land and improvements were in the flood of 1935 , which damaged the land and improvements , they repaired the damage and then sold the land and improvements for a greater sum , wants his share of the profits, Continued, pages 698-702