VOLUME 46 RED WILLOW COUNTY DISTRICT COURT RECORDS


1. E H Luikart, as the Receiver of the Farmers and Merchants State Bank of McCook, NE. Plaintiff Vs Charles H Mundy defendant filed July 31, 1934. foreclose on the mortgage, stay granted, bank assigned judgment to Orlie Bolles, a certificate of satisfaction was issued pages l-6

2. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Ora Fisher defendant filed Feb. 9, 1942, 2 counts of forgery , given parole because it being his first offense, and his age. pages 6-9

3. Emaline Nelson plaintiff Vs L W Stayner, and Mae Stayner, his wife; Carl Sodden and Ethel Sodden his wife, and Walter LaShelle and Mabel LaShelle, his wife defendants filed Aug. 11, 1934. foreclose , A request for a stay under the Moratorium, the plaintiff dismisses the entitled suit at her own expense. mortgage has been satisfied pages 10-15

4. Mary E Hanners plaintiff Vs Edward A Hanners filed Nov. 3, 1934, divorce, married, Jan. 12, 1934 at Oberlin, Kansas, no children, extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce and maiden name of Harmon restored. granted pages 16-17

5. Thelma I Lash plaintiff Vs Otis E Lash defendant filed Jan. 16, 1942, divorce, married Nov. 9, 1940 at Papillion, NE. no children, extreme cruelty, and drinks to much , wants divorce and maiden name of Bowersox restored. issued summons pages 18-19

6. Eva Swanson Ballard plaintiff Vs Dwight H Ballard, Marlin Swanson, Fred Swanson, Jr., Manford Swanson, Jeanette Swanson Heatcock, Robert D Heatcock, Hardin Swanson , and the Federal Land Bank of Omaha. defendants filed Dec. 9, 1941. to settle the estate of Fred G Swanson. pages 19-30

7. Ethel F Dowling plaintiff Vs Leslie L Dowling defendant filed Aug. 18, 1939, divorce, married Dec. 25, 1910 , issue of marriage 2 children both of them being 21+. Charges extreme cruelty, Infidelity, made an agreement for her support but hasn't honored it. wants divorce, and alimony and he be kept away from where she lives. no divorce, allowance to the plaintiff pages 30-34

8. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Ralph Johnson and John Johnson defendants filed March 10, 1942. four counts of forgery. Application to enter Nolle Prosequi, said defendant Ralph Johnson was in jail at the time of the forgery pages 34-38

9. Mildred I Waline plaintiff Vs Clarence Waline defendant filed Oct. 29, 1941 divorce married, Feb. 2, 1936 at Oberlin, Kansas, no children, charges desertion , non support, wants divorce, and maiden name restored to Shelly, granted pages 39-40

10. Winifred L Branscom plaintiff Vs Delbert F Branscom defendant filed Nov. 7, 1941 divorce married Aug. 16, 1936 at Oberlin, Kansas, no children, charges extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce, property settlement has been made divorce granted pages 41-42

11 State of NE. plaintiff Vs Neil White and Howard Cotton defendants filed . March 16, 1935.

broke into a store building belonging to Jack Rutt and took goods and chattels. pleaded guilty , and sentenced to county jail for 60 days and court costs. pages 43-44

12. Pansy Hayford plaintiff Vs Lee Hayford defendant filed April 5, 1935, divorce, married , July 2, 1930 at Wahoo, NE. no children, extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce, alimony, granted pages 44-45

13. Florence M Drain, plaintiff Vs Robert Drain, defendant filed March 26, 1936 divorce, married Sept. 12, 1917 at McCook, NE. issues of marriage are Eileen age 17, Warren age 15, Marjorie age 12, and Donald age 6. extreme cruelty, non support , infidelity with Ina Colby, wants custody and support for children and divorce, alimony. granted pages 46-54

14. J M Rankin plaintiff Vs George L Endres and Evelyn A Endres, his wife; Jess Cotton , and Virginia A Cotton, his wife, defendants filed March 22, 1941. foreclose, stay granted, the foreclosure has been fully satisfied and discharged of record pages 54-59

15. Esther R Harris plaintiff Vs Herbert F Harris defendant filed Feb. 7, 1942, divorce, married , Oct. 31, 1926 at Oberlin, Kansas, Issue of marriage ; Bonnie age 14, Harold , age 11, Betty age 9, and Herbert age 6, all are living with the plaintiff. non support, willfully deserted family, wants divorce, custody of children, support for children, pages 59-61

16. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Frank Ellis defendant filed March 12, 1942. assaulted one Albert Peck , injuring him , and took his money. Application to Enter Nolle Prosequi, does not have enough evidence to prosecute the defendant filed 61-63

17. County of Red Willow plaintiff Vs 1. Charles M Goven, widower; 2. Lottie and Lee Guthrie , her husband, ; Hiram Bonar, and Lettie Bonar, his wife; Myrtle Hays, and Herbert Hays, her husband; Kenneth Bonar and Bessie Bonar, his wife; Jim Bonar, and Ted Bonar , his wife, Dorothy Law and Code Law, her husband, Delbert Bonar and Gladys Bonar, his wife, Fred Bonar Single; George Bonar Single, ; Harold Dinnel , Single; Donald Dinnell , single; Helen Goddard, Frances Smith and Dorothy Ike, and the unknown heirs , Devisees , Legatees, Assignees, Trustees, and personal representatives of George N Bonar, Deceased 3. Ellis Horton and Myrene Horton, his wife; 4. Harry Schamel and Ethel Schamel his wife, Frank Schamel and Bess Schamel, his wife, the unknown heirs, devisees, Legatees, assignees, Trustees, and personal representatives of Henry J Schamel, Deceased, true and real names unknown; 5. Fred Mann, single, Mamie Teel and Del Teel, her husband, Roy Mann and Daisy Mann, his wife, Myrtle Thomas, widow, Jacob Mann and Mattie Mann his wife, Etta Pain, Widow, Cora Labean , widow, Josephine Teachworth, and Riley Teachworth, her husband, Della Thompson and Gilbert Thompson, her husband, and the unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, assignees, trustees, and personal representatives of Louisa C Mann, Deceased, their true and real names unknown; 6. Catherine Whitmore, Widow, Pauline Whitmore, single, Grace Whitmore, single; Florence Whitmore Single; Ida Marie Hakel and Leo Hakel, her husband; heirs of Harry Whitmore deceased, 7. E A Phillippi, first, true and real name unknown, and Frieda Phillippi, his wife, ; 8.

Odus Childers and ___Childers, his wife, first true and real name unknown; 9. Fern Quigley and Adrian Quigley, her husband, Bradley V Duckworth and Lois Duckworth, his wife, Sue Fogleman and Ernest Fogleman, her husband; Ruth Yarnell and Victor Yarnell, her husband, ; and Sherry Duckworth, single; and the unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, assignees, trustees, and personal representatives of Ralph L Duckworth , deceased, 10. Clark Jones and Thelma Jones, his wife, Keith Jones, widower, Nina O Wilber and Harry Wilber, her husband, and the unknown heirs, legatees, devisees, assignees, trustees, and personal representatives, of Leroy Jones, Deceased; 11. Blanche Strockey, widow, Roger Strockey, single; Charles Strockey and ___Strockey , his wife, first true and real name unknown, Leota McCormack, single, and the unknown heirs, legatees, devisees, assignees, trustees, and personal representatives of Frederick a Strockey, deceased, ; their true and real names unknown; 12. Hulbertina Vontz, widow; Margaaret McCullough, single, Henry Vontz and Frieda Vontz, his wife, ; Ruth Vontz, Widow; Helen Morris and Charles Morris, her husband; Ludene Vontz, single, : Marie Bauer and Al Bauer, her husband; Wilma Fleming and James Fleming , her husband, ; Lewis J Vontz, single; Agnes Hoagland and Ernest R Hoagland, her husband; Catherine O'Connell and Patrick a O'Connell, her husband, John J Vontz and Irene Vontz, his wife; Josephine Vontz, widow; Martin Vontz, and Rose Vontz, his wife, Marion Vontz and Elda Vontz, his wife; Harry L Vontz and Agnes Vontz, his wife , Otto Vontz, single; Raymond Vontz, single; Robert Vontz, single, Lucille Monrosic and Joseph Monrosic, her husband, and the unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, assignees, trustees, and personal representatives of Joseph Vontz deceased, true and real names unknown, 13. Leona Hamilton , and ___Hamilton, her husband, first name unknown, Margaret Chesmore, widow; and the unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, assignees, trustees, and personal representatives, of Fred Chesmore, deceased, their true and real names unknown; 14. Lizzie Shipman and ___Shipman her husband, first and real name unknown, John Tolman and __Tolman his wife , first and real name unknown, and the unknown Heirs Devisees, Legatees, assignees, trustees, and personal representatives of Olive Hess, deceased, true and real names unknown; 15. Alta Taylor and ___Taylor her husband, first and real name unknown, Maggie Junker and John Junker, her husband; Catherine Henderson and ___Henderson her husband , first and real name unknown, The unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, assignees, trustees , and personal representatives of Charles Newland, deceased, true and real names unknown, and the unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, assignees, trustees, and personal representatives of Mary N Newland, deceased, their true and real names unknown ; 16. Mathias Kessler, and __Kessler, his wife , first true and real name unknown, and Catherine Clouse and Denton Clouse her husband, The unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, assignees, trustees, and ;personal representatives of Bibiana Kessler, Widow, deceased, true and real names unknown; 17. Nina O

Wilber and Harry Wilber, her husband, Catherine Wilber , minor , Robert Wilber , minor, Dorothy Wilber Minor; 18. J Paul McClain, single, J Paul McClain, trustee , J Floyd McClain and ___McClain, his wife , first and real name unknown and Nina B McClain . 19. Edward Carr, and Oma Carr, his wife, and Charles A Hartman; 20. Roy E Mitchell and Emma Mitchell, his wife; 21. J Paul McClain single, J Floyd McClain and ___McClain, his wife , true and real names unknown, The Unknown Guardians, assignees, Personal representatives , trustees, and receivers of the foregoing named defendants, their true and real names unknown, if deceased, the unknown heirs devisees, legatees, assignees, Trustees, and personal representatives , their true and real names unknown, also the Following Described real estate in the village of Indianola, Red Willow County , NE.; defendants. filed July 9, 1941. these people have delinquent taxes for the past 8 years and the property will be sold for taxes. pages 63-92

18. Harriett McBeth plaintiff Vs Ivan E McBeth defendant filed March 9, 1942 divorce, married , June 7, 1939 at Norton, Kansas , no children, extreme cruelty , non support, wants divorce , alimony , and maiden name of Smith restored. summons issued pages 93-95

19. Mary Odell plaintiff Vs Frank Odell defendant filed Jan. 31, 1942 divorce, married, Feb. 17, 1904 at Oskaloosa Kansas, Issue of marriage 7 children, all are over age 21 except Hanna Odell Marts who is 18 but now married. willfully deserted her , wants divorce, granted pages 95-96

20. County of Red Willow, NE . case # 6629, Lulu B Harris and Martin Harris , her husband, ; Bertha E Brown and Roger A Brown, her husband; and Ralph Hedges; Nina Kleven, and Roy Kleven, her husband; James H Wood and Mildred Wood, his wife; Louise Smith and Daniel Smith her husband,; Vera Kisling and Floyd Kisling, her husband, Catherine Kilsing; John Malleck, widower, William A Reynolds and William Slusher, ; Mathias Colling and Mary Colling, his wife; Charles Duckworth and Dora Duckworth, his wife; Velta M Jones, single; the unknown guardians, assignees, personal representatives, trustees, and receivers of each of the foregoing named defendants, their true and real names unknown, ; if deceased, their unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, assignees, trustees, and personal representatives, Their true and real names unknown; Also the real estate . this land is up for tax sale, William Slusher has a mortgage on the land and Harris waved the 2 year period and the land sold pages 797-116

21. County of Red Willow , NE. Case 6623. Delia Marsh and Frank Marsh, her husband, and Grace Neel , widow; Ethel Kennedy and Royal Kennedy , her husband; Frank Marsh and Delia Marsh, his wife; Ruby Frank and Edgar W Frank Her husband; Frank w Deffer, and Hazel Deffer , his wife, Cary N Talbott and __Talbott his wife; James A Fletcher and Lydia Fletcher, his wife, Henry

Crabtree and Harriet Crabtree Floading, Blanche Strockey , and the unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, assignees, trustees and personal representatives of Daphney A Crabtree a widow, deceased, first true and real names unknown, defendants. owe taxes on the real estate and the plaintiff will foreclose pages 116-128

22. In the Matter of the Application William O Nelms, Administrator of the Estate of Joseph E Nelms deceased, for license to sell real estate to pay debts and expenses of the estate. his heirs are Elmer L Nelms, Frank P Nelms, Chester A Nelms , William O Nelms, Charles L Nelms, Joseph E Nelms, James Calvin Nelms and Elaine Spangler, granted pages 128-134

23. In the Matter of the Estate of Nettie L Jones, deceased, Application of

Audrey Jones Neel for license to sell real estate, Heirs are Leslie V Jones , Audrey Jones Neel ,

Lauris H Lindeman , John Francis Jones, Carlin R Jones, Bryce J Jones, filed Feb. 12, 1942. granted pages 134-140

24. County of Red Willow ,NE filed May 27, 1941 plaintiff Vs Lena E Hill, single; McCook Cooperative Building and Savings Assoc. ; Rose Powell, widow; Rosa A Smith and Carl Smith, her husband, Catherine Clouse and McArthur C Lord; Nettie M Thoman and Charles W Thoman, her husband, and Anna V Jones, Elsie Spaulding and Bryon J Spaulding, her husband, John Harrison and Theresa Harrison his wife , and Joseph Lehn; Rozella Hall Potts and Clarence E Potts her husband, ; Clarence E Potts and Rozella Potts his wife defendants . Owe taxes on real estate foreclose by the plaintiff. sold the property pages 140-156

25. County of Red Willow, NE. plaintiff Case 6630 filed June 16, 1941. Walter A Luther and Zola Luther his wife; NE. Central Building and Loan Assoc.; William Plourd and Elizabeth Plourd, his wife, Catherine Harrison, single , and

Clarence E Hotze, ; Lewis B Elmer and Alice Elmer his wife, ; Lulu S Phillips widow, Maude M Haley, widow, ;Arch Davidson, widower; Rose Powell and the NE. Central Building and Loan Assoc. defendants . foreclose on taxes due on real estate pages 157-170

26. Ila Harrison plaintiff Vs George H Harrison defendant filed May 5, 1942 divorce, married, March 31, 1917 at Beaver City, NE. Issues of Marriage are, Faye Harrison Norman now married age 21, McDonald Harrison , now Deceased, Howard Wayne Harrison age 13, willfully deserted her , wants divorce and custody of minor child. summons issued pages 171-172

27. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Ray Milgrim defendant filed June 5, 1942. had unlawfully have carnal copulation in an opening of the body except sexual parts with another human being to-wit ; one John Doe pleaded guilty and sent to State Reformatory for men for 3-8 years pages 173-175

28. Everett Townley Parminter, a minor, by E E Parminter ,his guardian plaintiff Vs Edmund J Townley, Marion J Walters, John C Townley, Margaret Snyder, formerly Margaret Pennington, Richard Townley, , John E Walters, Sam A Walters, Sarah E Walters, and Mary Halker, and H Everett Walters defendant filed May 12, 1942, a mistake was made in the description of land belonging to the plaintiff , wants the title confirmed and quieted. granted pages 175-179

29. In the Matter of the Delinquency of Don Cafferty, a minor filed May 15, 1942. he is 17 years old his mother is Grace Schmidt, he assaulted one Lloyd Blake by hitting him, for no reason. given parole and went to live and work in Rapid South Dakota , with his brother Lyle Cafferty. pages 179-181

30. Fred S Groves , Administrator of the Estate of Andrew E Anderson, Deceased plaintiff Vs Eugene A Somerville defendant filed Jan. 13, 1931, foreclose on a note for value received from the defendant. judgment for the plaintiff pages 182-183

31. City of McCook, NE. plaintiff Case # 6249 filed July 9, 1937; Joseph T O' Neil and Mrs. Joseph O'Neil his wife, first real name unknown. William H Gerver and Mary F Gerver his wife, Charles H Leach and Jessie E Leach, his wife; :Louise Lytle and John Lytle, her husband, first real name unknown, ; John a Hoffman and Mary Hoffman, his wife, First real name unknown, Helen Mitchell and John Mitchell,her husband, ; and the NE. Central Building and Loan Assoc. ; Mary C Gasteyer, John Gasteyer, her husband,; first real name unknown, Edward Duffy and Ellen Duffy, his wife; Tena J Vinson and John Vinson, her husband, first real name unknown, John E Kelley and Nora M Kelley, his wife, Car Morris and Mrs. Car Morris, his wife, first real name unknown, Grace Bainter, Perle Bainter her husband, and Grace Bainter as administratrix of the estate of Charles H Harmon , deceased, ; Norman van Auken and Mrs. Norman Van Auken his wife, first name unknown, Anna Myers and John Myers her husband, first name unknown, Henry Heun, and Mrs. Henry Heun, his wife, first real name unknown, William Heun and Mrs. William Heun, his wife , first real name unknown, Edward Heun and Mrs. Edward Heun his wife, first real name unknown, and John Mallory , first real name unknown, E A Reasoner , first real name unknown, a widower, J C Green, first real name unknown; and John Doe and Richard Doe, real names unknown. Emily J Dedman, and J C Dedman, her husband , first rea name unknown, Rosina Baker, Lloyd J Baker her husband, The McCook auto Company, and the McCook Cooperative Building and Savings Assoc. Lacy Cotton and Mabel Cotton, his wife, The McCook National Bank, The First National Bank of Beaver City, NE. E W Jones, first real name unknown, Tressa Jones his wife, ; Mary A Lydon, unmarried, Samuel A Troth, and Mrs. Samuel A Troth, his wife , first real name unknown, Susie E Smith and Alfred Smith, her husband, ; Rea L Diamond, a widow, J Harry Diamond and Mrs. J Harry Diamond his wife, real first name unknown, Bernice Kastka and John Kastka her husband, first real name unknown , Evelyn Diamond ,unmarried, Dorothy Diamond and ___Bergen and John Bergin , her husband first real name unknown, Ruth Diamond , unmarried, and Shirley Diamond ,unmarried, Hiram C Rider and Mrs. Hiram C Rider, his wife first name unknown, Emil F Brunswick, and Mrs. Emil F Brunswick , his wife, first real name unknown, ; and all persons firms, copartnerships, and Corps , true and real names unknown; having or claiming any right, title, or interest in or to the real estate . taxes by these people have not been paid and the city is going to foreclose on the property for taxes.pages 184-214

32. City of McCook plaintiff ,Case # 6252 filed July 21, 1937; Arthur Drew a widower, and Dorsey Shepherd; I R Pate, first real name unknown, and Lulu Pate his wife; Emma McCarl and S E McCarl her husband , first real name unknown, Bessie Mae Carter, Clair B Carter her husband, and Frank Robert; Myrtel E Hollars, Samuel L Hollars her husband, and the Home Owners Loan Corp. ; Joseph a Sterr, and Harriet L Sterr, his wife; I S O'Conner, first name unknown, and Mary O'Conner, his wife, first real name unknown, George F Gollehon and Ella Gollehon, his wife; Catherin E McGuire and Jesse E McGuire her husband, ; Mary E Simmons Swinney, formerly Mary E Simmons, and K D Swinney, her husband, first real name unknown, Fred C Teeters, and Sadie B Teeters, his wife, and Andrew Schilling; George Leland and Emma Leland , his wife; James F Hannan and Mary Hannan, his wife, first real name unknown, Annie Dike, a widow, Ralph Dike, George Dike, Genevieve Dike, Robert Dike and Wayne Dike , minors and the McCook Cooperative Building and Savings Assoc. ; and all persons , firms, copartnerships and Corp. , true and real names unknown defendants city holds tax claims on these people and their real estate, city is ready to foreclose for taxes. pages 214-237

33. LaBaughn Welborn plaintiff Vs Elmer Welborn defendant filed Aug. 10, 1942 divorce, married May 11, 1937 at Oberlin, Kansas, Issue of marriage are; Ronald Clark Welborn born April 1, 1938, and Larry Bruce Welborn born Aug. 30, 1939 extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce ,custody and support of the children alimony. granted pages 238-240

34. State of NE. plaintiff Vs A W Lytle defendant filed Sept. 5, 1942. forgery of checks for the payment of money. pleaded guilty, given parole pages 240-243

35. Marguerite Cashen plaintiff Vs Henry Cashen, Marcella Faas, individually and as executor of the will of Joseph M Cashen , deceased, Lotus R Faas, Marie Cashen, Leslie Johnson and Leota Johnson defendants filed May 11, 1942. to settle the estate of Joseph Cashen, sold the land then divided the money pages 244-247

36. Leonard Harsch plaintiff Vs Katherine Harsch, Louisa Grosch, Richard Grosch, her husband, Henry C Harsch, Hulda Harsch, his wife, William C Harsch, Irene Harsch, his wife; Anna Marie Hornung, George Hornung, her husband, Ottos Harsch, a single man, Rudolph Harsch, a single man; Amanda Harsch unmarried, Leondian Holliday, a widow, Ida Harsch , unmarried, Herman Harxch, a single man, Ewald Harsch, a single man, Bernard Harsch, a single Man, Max Harsch, a minor, Olga Harsch, a minor, Clara Harsch, a minor, and A B Wood Administrator of the Estate of Henry Harsch , deceased filed March 14, 1931. to settle the estate of Henry Harsch. sold real estate pages 248-269

37. Thomas W Musgrave plaintiff Vs Albert D Musgrave, Amy Musgrave, his wife, Frank E Musgrave, Hattie Musgrave ,his wife; Mary E Scarrow, Finley M Scarrow , her husband, George L Musgrave, an incompetent person and Albert D Musgrave, as guardian of George L Musgrave , Incompetent defendant filed March 14,1936. to settle the estate Thomas and Isabel Musgrave, sold the land , pages 269-279

38. Federal Land Bank of Omaha plaintiff Vs Nan J Spelts, Mack Spelts, her husband, Jennie Minnear, a widow, Carl Esch, Standard Oil and Gas Company, defendants filed May 23, 1942.

foreclose on mortgage, stay issued pages 279-289

39. Dorsey H Shepherd and Edith Koler plaintiff Vs Laura M Nelms, Elmer L Nelms, Frank P Nelms, Chester A Nelms, William O Nelms, Charles L Nelms, Joseph E Nelmss, James Calvin Nelms, Elaine Spangler, Edna Nelms , Belle Nelms, Carrie Nelms, Cassie Nelms, Clara Nelms, Laura Nelms, Henry Spangler and John Cemer defendants filed May 16, 1942. foreclose, sold property to pay mortgage then divided the money pages 289-295

40. Violet Frakes plaintiff Vs Carl Frakes defendant filed June 6, 1942. divorce, married, Aug. 25, 1940 at Oberlin, Kansas. no children , non support , wants maiden name restored to Isaac and a divorce. granted pages 295-296

41. Ralph R Shaw plaintiff Vs Bessie P Shaw defendant filed June 27, 1942 divorce, married, March 13, 1935 at McCook, NE. no children, willfully deserted him , wants divorce. granted pages 297-299

42. In the Matter of the Application of Loretta G Gould, Guardian of Lowell R Sims , Incompetent, for license to sell real estate . filed June 20, 1942 to pay his share of the mortgage, granted pages 299-304

43. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Raymond Ward defendant filed July 30, 1942. committed a rape on Neva Rayburn age 15. he being 17, pleaded Guilty, sentences to State Reformatory for men for 3 years 6 months. pages 304-306

44. Ivan C Moreau plaintiff Vs Isabelle Moreau defendant filed July 16, 1942 divorce married Sept. 28, 1938 at Oberlin, Kansas . Issues of marriage; Lora Moreau age 3 years and Roger Moreau age 2, in the custody of the defendant . willfully abandoned him taking the children with her several times . wants divorce. she filed cross petition asking custody of children, support and alimony, court costs, and charges non support. she was granted divorce, custody and support pages 306-310

45. A B Wood, as administrator with the will annexed of the estate of John E Hathorn , deceased Vs Otto C Harsch and Fern Harsch, husband and wife defendant filed Dec. 4, 1`941. foreclose on mortgage, stay granted, property sold pages 310-314

46. Kathryn Patton plaintiff Vs Herbert Patton defendant filed July 20, 1942 divorce, married April 11, 1915 at McCook , NE. issues of marriage are ; Kenneth age 23, Edward age 10, Leon age 8, Patricia age 5, all minor children in the custody of the plaintiff. charges non support, wants custody of children , support for them and alimony. granted pages 314-315

47. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Harold Selk defendant filed July 30, 1942 . he is 26 years old , assaulted and raped Neva Rayburn age 15. pleaded guilty and sent to State Penitentiary for a period of 8 years, had been convicted once before pages 316-317

48. Tillie Greig plaintiff Vs James W Greig defendant filed Aug. 20, 1942, divorce , married June 1, 1926 at Smith Center, Kansas, issue of marriage Frances June Greig age 14. extreme cruelty, non support, wants custody of child and support for her, the property she paid for and divorce, granted pages 318-321

49. Barnett Lumber Company plaintiff Vs John Clamp defendant filed Sept. 10, 1942. he leases land from the plaintiff, the defendant lets his hogs run and they eat the corn growing on the plaintiffs land, wants the defendant restrained . ordered a restraining order against the defendant pages 321-325

50. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Bill J Eberhardt, Merlyn G Bringolf defendant filed Oct. 13, 1942. stole a car from the streets of McCook, NE. both being 16 years old, and from Wichita , Kansas , sent to Industrial School for boys at Kearney, NE until they are 21 or when they are released by law. pages 325-327

51. Harvey Sailors plaintiff Vs Maudie Sailors defendant filed Oct. 17, 1942 divorce married, July 23, 1928 at Oberlin, Kansas. issues of marriage are; Vernon LeRoy Sailors age 14, Donald Dean Sailors age 12, Jessie Bill Sailors age 10. abandoned family , adultery with Howard Moses, and other men. wants custody of children and divorce. granted pages 327-328

52. Herman Gerlock plaintiff Vs Cleta L Gerlock defendant filed Oct. 23, 1942 divorce, married, Aug. 16. 1936 at Oberlin, Kansas no children, extreme cruelty, they have a property agreement , wants divorce. granted pages 329-330

53. Effie L Lewis plaintiff Vs Leslie Owen Lewis defendant filed Oct. 24, 1942 divorce, married, Jan. 21, 1917 at Oxford, NE. issue of marriage 4 children two still minors, are Rex Owen Lewis age 17, Roger age 15, they live with the plaintiff. extreme cruelty, and Abandonment , wants divorce, custody of children and support for them. granted pages 330-332

54. Gerald Davis plaintiff Vs Miriam Davis defendant filed Nov. 7, 1942 divorce, married April 28, 1939 at McCook, NE. Issue of marriage is Geral Lynn Davis born Aug. 8, 1941. extreme cruelty, infidelity, wants divorce, and his parents custody of child . cross petition was filed charging non support, extreme cruelty, and that his parents interfered with the couple while married, she wants custody of child support for him and alimony, Granted to the defendant pages 332-337

55. Leora Jelden plaintiff Vs Edward G Jelden defendant filed Oct. 17, 1942 divorce, married May 30, 1928 at Curtis, NE. issue of marriage Dolores Jelden age 11, extreme cruelty, non support, wants custody and support for daughter, and court costs. granted pages 338-339

56. School District # 70 Red Willow County, NE. plaintiff Vs Arthur B Wood, administrator of the Estate of John E Hathorn, deceased, with will annexed, Arthur B Wood, Elizabeth E Smith, Dan Mitchell, J H Smith, M E Wright, , William Nelson, H H Carr, Stanley Carlson, V K Lantz, Fred Hathorn, John Hathorn, and State Bank of Bartley, defendants filed July 1, 1942. John Hathorn died , and left a will providing for his wife Ella and her sister until their deaths, then left money to build a new school in Bartley, NE. out of his estate pages 340-357

57. In the Matter of application of A C Harris , guardian of Martha E Wright, incompetent, for license to sell real estate. filed Oct. 27, 1942 granted and sold pages 357-362

58. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Earl A Johnson and Jake Degele defendant filed Oct. 29, 1942 Complaint; stole truck tire property of F Wilber Drown. pleaded guilty and fined $40.00 and court costs pages 362-364

59. State of NE plaintiff Vs Leo Marquardt defendant filed Dec. 11, 1942 Complaint; used the name of J W Reed forged as check for money. pleaded not guilty, court found him guilty and sentenced him to State Penitentiary for 18 months pages 364-367

60. Ralph Nelson plaintiff Vs Zetta Nelson, also known as Zetta Cheyney defendant filed April 6, 1942. divorce, married June 5, 1932 at Papillion , NE. at the time of the marriage the defendant was already married , but said she was single. she took all the furniture and sold some and trying to sell rest of it wants a restraining order on the furniture and a divorce. the marriage is void pages 367-368

61. Harold Boyd plaintiff Vs Ellen M Buell, the heirs , devisees, legatees, personal representatives and all other persons interested in the estate of Ellen M Buell, Arthur A Hyde, as trustee, for Ellen Buell; defendants filed Oct. 3, 1942. the plaintiff wants a decree quieting and confirming his title to said real estate. granted pages 369-373

62. Samuel C Rayer and Barbara Rayer plaintiff Vs Oscar Teel, Lawrence Alyn Teel, Robert Teel, Cecillia Rose Teel, Harold Teel. Gertrude Teel, Franklin John Teel, Clarisa Catherine Teel and Raymond Charles Teel defendants filed Nov. 10 ,1942. Heirs of Mary Behnke are Joseph C Behnke, Rose Anderson, Martha Teel, Bernard J Behnke Clarence R Behnke, to settle the estate of Martha Teel, shares cannot be divided equally so are to sell and divide the money pages 373-381

63. Dorothy M Robinson plaintiff Vs Charles J Robinson defendant filed Nov. 14, 1942 divorce, married dec. 19, 1935 at Golden , Colorado, the plaintiff had two sons before marriage Wade Hossack age 17 and Robert Hossack age 15, issues of this marriage, Gary Robinson age 4. charges Extreme Cruelty, non support, wants custody of minor child, support , alimony, court costs. granted pages 381-387

64. Katie Foley plaintiff Vs Frank Foley defendant filed Nov. 24, 1942 divorce, married Sept. 4, 1912 at Oberlin, Kansas, Issue of marriage Gerald Donald Foley age 27, John Andrew Foley age 24, charges desertion , extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce, and Alimony . granted pages 388-391

65. Bessie Young plaintiff Vs Arthur Young defendant filed Dec. 1, 1942 divorce, married, Jan. 11, 1920 at York, NE. Issue of marriage Jack C Y Young age 20. willfully deserted her , wants divorce, and other benefits . divorce granted pages 391-393

66. Lilllie M Dutcher, Catherine Clouse and Roy Mitchell plaintiffs Vs City of Indianola , NE .McArthur C Lord and George Cramer, Fred Duckworth, and Martin Sughroue defendants filed Nov. 10, 1942. the plaintiff own land and the defendants are constructing a dam and dike across their land without their consent. want a restraining order to make them stop. judgment for the plaintiffs pages 393-402

67. Cora Jeffers plaintiff Vs James A Jeffers defendant filed April 18, 1942 divorce, married, Feb. 27, 1920 at St. Joe, Missouri. issues of marriage are; James H Jeffers age 20, , deceased, Darlen Della Jeffers age 18, Ruth V Jeffers age 14, Mary Jane Jeffers age 8, Shirley Joan Jeffers age 4 all the minor children are with the plaintiff . deserted the family, wants custody of minor children support for them and alimony. granted pages 402-403

68. In the Matter of the Application of Marguerite, Mackey, formerly Marquerite Kircher, guardian of the estate of William Howard Kircher and Robert Jerome Kircher, minors for leave to sell real estate. granted pages 404-407

69. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Jack Cashen defendant filed Jan. 6, 1943. Stole a truck tire from F Wilbur Drown value $ 100.00. pleaded guilty fined and paid court costs pages 407-409

70. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Pauline Appleby defendant filed Jan. 7, 1943. stole clothing from Ruth Egan. pleaded guilty and fined $ 15.00 and court costs pages 410-411

71. Rose E Chipman plaintiff Vs Gus E Chipman defendant filed Jan. 9, 1943 divorce, married , Jan. 17, 1917 at Des Moines, Iowa, non support, and living with another woman in Denver, Colorado. wants divorce and alimony. granted along with a property settlement pages 412- 414

72. Grace M McMains plaintiff Vs William A McMains defendant filed Feb. 11, 1943 divorce, married, June 21, 1933 at McCook, NE. no children, non support, wants divorce, alimony, court costs and maiden name restored to Howard. granted pages 414-417

73. Velma D Paul plaintiff Vs Howard C Paul defendant filed Sept. 17, 1942 divorce, married , Aug. 28, 1933 at Imperial NE. issue of marriage Donald LeRoy Paul born Oct. 19, 1941 now in custody of the plaintiff. extreme cruelty , a settlement has been reached between the parties. She wants divorce, custody of child and support for him , cost of suit. granted pages 418-419

74. Nina Henderson Vs Harley Henderson defendant filed Nov. 13, 1942 Divorce, married Feb. 10, 1940. at Oberlin, Kansas no children, willfully abandoned the plaintiff, Wants her maiden name of Clark restored and divorce. granted pages 422-423

75. Harold C McCoy plaintiff Vs Goldie May McCoy defendant filed Jan. 6, 1943, divorce, married Dec. 11, 1938 at Blair, NE. issue of marriage , Melvin Harold McCoy, deserted the plaintiff. wants divorce, cross petition filed charges non support, she wants custody of child and support for him also alimony, court finds for the defendant pages 423-427

76. Edward Milancy plaintiff Vs H L Anderson, d-b-a- Farmers Livestock Sales Company defendant . filed Feb. 25, 1943. he was hurt while driving horses into the sale ring one was Wild and nervous, and started kicking and pined the plaintiff against the fence, wants damages for his injury and medical expenses. judgment was dismissed pages 427-430

77. Murry Emery Graham plaintiff Vs Dolres Gayle Graham defendant filed Feb. 25, 1943 divorce, married. Dec. 25, 1905 in Red Willow County, NE. Issues of marriage Rae Murry Graham Jr., Frank M Graham, Mrs. Edna Mundern and Mrs. Kathryn Miklejohn , all of are over the age of 21 defendant willfully deserted and abandoned the plaintiff. wants a divorce, granted pages 430-432

78. Richard F Powell plaintiff Vs Loretta Powell defendant filed Jan. 29, 1943 divorce, married, Oct. 5, 1940 at Brooklyn Connecticut, no children, willfully deserted him, wants divorce, cross petition filed by defendant saying there is a child April Dixie Powell born April 24, 1941 she charges non support , wants divorce, alimony and custody of child and support for her. defendant is granted, divorce , custody, alimony, support for child pages 432-438

79. Elma Mitchell plaintiff Vs Floyd Clinton Mitchell defendant filed Feb. 27, 1943 divorce, married Dec. 5, 1934 at Oberlin, Kansas. issue of marriage Lester Elias Mitchell age 11, living with his mother. deserted the family , wants custody of child , support , granted pages 438-440

80. City Investment Company, and Robert Drain, plaintiff Vs Harry Showalter, and Emmett L Trosper, sheriff of Red Willow County, NE. defendants filed March 9, 1943. the defendant Harry Showalter is indebted to the plaintiffs, with a mortgage on auto and a chattel mortgage, plaintiff would like the return of the property or judgment . . judgment for the plaintiff pages 440-446

81. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Harold J Bradley defendant filed March 24, 1943. drove car while under the influence of alcoholic liquor, and has been convicted of this crime before. pleaded guilty and sent to county jail for 30 days and court costs. pages 446-449

82. Harold L Peterson plaintiff Vs Vera M Peterson defendant filed April 10, 1943 divorce, married, June 18 1938 at Lawrence, Kansas, issue of marriage Barbara Jean Peterson now 2 years 4 months old , willfully deserted the plaintiff, wants divorce, cross petition filed , she claims extreme cruelty, non support, and wants custody of child , support and alimony, granted pages 449-453

83. Alma Troxell plaintiff Vs Warren Troxell defendant filed April 10, 1943 , divorce, married, Nov. 20, 1931 at Smith Center, Kansas, no children, willfully deserted her, he is now in army, wants divorce granted pages 454-456

84. Walter Divan plaintiff Vs Cora Mae Classon, Matie Ellen Campbell; Vergie Irene Brookhart, Bernice Shay, Lemuel Russnogle, Herbert E Nelson , as guardian of the person and estate of Samuel Reber, incompetent, and as Administrator of the state of Samuel Reber, deceased, the heirs, devisees, legatees, personal representatives, and all other persons interested in the estate of Catherine Reber, deceased, defendants, filed April 19, 1943. that the title be quieted and fee simple, granted pages 456-464

85. In the Matter of the application of H C Bergman, Jr., Executor of the estate of Nettie B Spencer deceased, for license to sell real estate, filed April 12, 1943. to pay debts , expenses, and carry out some of the bequests of the will. Granted pages 464-469

86. Maxine Alberts plaintiff George Alberts defendant filed April 23, 1943 divorce, married, June 18, 1938 at Oberlin, Kansas, no children, extreme cruelty, non support, willfully deserted her , wants divorce alimony and court costs , maiden name of Davidson restored. no alimony was granted pages 469-472

87. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Alvin Hall alias James R Gentry , alias Hank Smith, alias Charles D Doyle defendant filed May 3, 1943. forgery . pleaded guilty, sent to State Penitentiary for 3 years pages 473-478

88. Elizabeth Leibbrandt plaintiff Vs Ada G Webster, G Burton Case, Carroll B Case, William Leibbrandt, and all persons having or claiming any interest in said real estate defendants filed May 6, 1943. wants title quieted and confirmed . for decree see court journal # 16 page 273 pages 478-480

89. Donald Modrell plaintiff Vs Edna Grace Modrell defendant filed May 12, 1943 divorce, married ,Feb. 28, 1937 at North Platte, NE. no children, extreme cruelty, wants divorce, summons issued pages 481-482

90. Sarah E Grovert, also known as Eva Grovert, plaintiff Vs John H Grovert, Katie E Phillips, also known as Katie Phillips, Anna G Davis , John Davis, Andrew Malleck ,and Bertha Malleck defendants filed Oct. 12, 1942. to settle the shares of the estate of Charley E Phillips , sold premises pages 482-490

91. Iva E Brittenham plaintiff Vs Bert L Brittenham defendant filed May 21, 1943 divorce, married July 27,1924 at Cambridge, NE. No children, non support, extreme cruelty, wants divorce, property settlement, alimony and court costs. divorce decree filed and entered Sept. 15, 1943 see Journal # 16 page 296 pages 490-492

92. State of NE plaintiff Vs Alvin B Hall, alias James R Gentry, alias Hank Smith, alias Charles D Doyle defendant filed May 25, 1943. forgery pleaded guilty, see journal # 16 page 267 pages 492-495

93. In the Matter of the Application of Frank M Colfer, administrator of the estate of Mose King, deceased , license to sell real estate . granted see journal # 16. page 302 pages 495-498

94. Janet Louise Koon plaintiff Vs David Elmer Koon defendant filed June 11, 1943 divorce married , April 6, 1935 at McCook, NE , no children , extreme cruelty , wants divorce, alimony, decree of divorce filed and entered See Journal # 16 page 286 pages 498-499

95. In the Matter of the Application of Carson Russell ,administrator , estate of Charles O VanNote deceased, license to sell real estate. to pay debts and expenses, granted pages 500-503

96. Ella Mae Carmichael plaintiff Vs William M Carmichael, Bessie L Carmichael, Joseph F Carmichael, Charles E Carmichael, Ida M Carmichael, James A Carmichael , Berenice Carmichael, Elizabeth M Lakin, Frank B Lakin, Alice M Meyers, C J Meyers, Clark L Jones, Velma B Jones , R Keith Jones, Gertrude M Jones, Nina O Wilbur, Harry O Wilbur, Maurice P Wright stone, and E H Luikart, Receiver of the Indianola State Bank , James Carmichael Junior Paul Dolan, and Denzel Harris defendants filed May 30, 1937 to settle the shares in the estate of James Carmichael, deceased, sold property paid mortgage pages 503-510

97. Stanley G Crawmer plaintiff Vs Ruby I Crawmer defendant filed June 30, 1943 divorce, married, Jan. 9, 1943, Oberlin, Kansas no children extreme cruelty , wants divorce. Divorce decree see Journal # 16, page 285 pages 511-513

98. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Eugene A Stinson, defendant filed July 1, 1943. Stole an Auto. from Hormel Chevrolet, pleaded guilty, see Journal # 16, page 276 pages 513-514

99. State of NE. plaintiff Vs John J Imel defendant filed July 1, 1943. Stole a Ford Auto . from Hormel Chevrolet Company. pleaded guilty see Journal # 16, pages 275-277 pages 514-515

100. George M Granville plaintiff Vs Lucille Granville defendant filed July 14, 1943 divorce, married June 15, 1940 at North Platte, NE. no children, extreme cruelty, willfully deserted him , he wants divorce. for Decree see Journal # 16, page 289 pages 516-517

101. Ralph B Clemans plaintiff Vs Miriam Davis Clemans defendant filed July 24, 1943 divorce, married June 13, 1943, at Oberlin, Kansas , no children, the defendant had been divorced but the time was not up so this marriage is void. wants divorce or annulment . summons issued pages 518-519

102. McCook Cooperative Building and Savings Assoc. plaintiff Vs Raymond Benjamin and Wilma Benjamin husband and wife, Harold Benjamin and Clara Benjamin , husband and wife, Earl Benjamin and Alice Benjamin husband and wife, Lloyd Benjamin and Nola Mae Benjamin husband and wife, Howard Benjamin and Orpha Benjamin husband and wife, Frances Whisler and William Whisler wife and husband, Alma Jorgensen and A K Jorgensen wife and husband, Pearl Bissing and Frank Bissing wife and husband, Hazel Peter and Kenneth Peter wife and husband defendants filed Oct. 28, 1942. foreclose on mortgage , stay granted pages 519-523

103. Glenn E Davis plaintiff Vs Nellie M Davis defendant filed July 31, 1943 divorce married, June 10, 1926, at Friend NE. issue of marriage are David Lee age 14, and Roger Don age 11, now living with defendant. charges extreme cruelty, wants a divorce, cross petition filed by the defendant she charges extreme cruelty, and wants custody of children and support for them also alimony. pages 524-526

104. County of Red Willow NE. plaintiff Vs Lebanon Equity Exchange; John Hummell; Lillie Mae Ingram , widow; William A McCarty, Shirley McCarty, His wife; Anna F Ingram , widow; The NE. Building and Loan Assoc.; Russell R Pennington , Ilah Pennington, his wife; Lucy O'Hare, widow, ; Clarence A Adams , Cynthia Adams, his wife; William S Bartholomew , Beatrice Bartholomew his wife; Marion J Walters, widow, ; Ray Warren , Eva Warren his wife; Phocion Bryen , Ida E Bryen his wife, Lincoln Land Company; Harmon E Cady , widower; McCook Cooperative building and Savings Company, Mike Devoe, Mary Devoe his wife; Jesse L Wiggins, single; Annie A Waterman , widow; Duane McCarty widower; Jesse L Wiggins , single; Charles Wiggins , Iva M Wiggins his wife, W H Farrell , Addie Farrell his wife, William R Redtfeldt, Sarah Redtifeldt his wife, Elma Magers , widow; William S Bartholomew, Beatrice Bartholomew; his wife, defendants filed Oct., 22, 1941. taxes that are delinquent and the county is ready to foreclose. pages 527-552

105. A B Wood plaintiff Vs George Golbach and ___Golbach, first real and true name unknown , his wife defendant filed July 16,1943. foreclose notice of suit pages 552-555

106. City of McCook, NE plaintiff Vs Andrew Heinz and Mrs. Andrew Heinz, his wife , first name unknown, James A Brock, a single Man, and all persons , firms, copartnership and Corp. true and real name unknown, having or claiming any right, title or interest in said real estate defendants. filed Oct. 19, 1937. the plaintiff is the holder of the tax sale certificate . wants to foreclose. pages 556-563

107. City of McCook, NE plaintiff Vs Jacob Klein, also known as Jake L Klein, and Anna Klein his wife,; and the Home Owners Loan Corp.; Theodore Hoelck , Margaret Hoelck, his wife, and Andrew Heintz also known as Andy Heintz; Frank Burton, and Mrs. Frank Burton his wife, first name unknown, ; John a Hoffman , William H Gerver and Mary F Gerver his wife; The NE. Building and savings Assoc. ; William Baumbach and Mrs. William Baumbach, his wife, first real name unknown, defendants .tax sale held and the city is ready to foreclose on the property pages 564-574

108. LaVaughn Thompson plaintiff Vs George M Thompson defendant filed Aug. 11, 1943 divorce, married , May 15, 1940 at Trenton, NE. issue of marriage Bradley Thompson born Feb. 20, 1942. living with his mother, extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce, custody and support for child and alimony , court costs. issued summons pages 575-576

109. Len Younger plaintiff Vs Rose Younger defendant filed Aug. 12, 1943 divorce, married, March 17, 1927 at North Platte, NE. no children, willfully deserted her wants divorce. pages 576-577

110. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Glenn O Walker defendant filed Aug. 25, 1943. broke into a dwelling house belonging to Ernest Fischer and took goods and chattels . entered a plea of guilty. pages 577-578

111. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Melvin Siekman defendant filed Aug. 25, 1943. broke into a dwelling house belonging to Ernest Fischer and took goods and Chattels , no sentences on either 110 or 111. pages 578-579

112. Elsie Weskamp plaintiff Vs Tony Weskamp defendant filed Aug. 25, 1943 divorce, married, Dec. 22, 1920, at McCook, NE. Issues of marriage Phyllis Mae Weskamp age 14, and Lois Faye Weskamp age 8. who is crippled and has been so since birth, extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce, money to live on while suit is on, then custody of children and support for them also alimony, court costs. pages 580-582

113. In the Matter of the Application of Fannie Brooks, guardian of Elgin L Brooks . for leave for selling real estate. filed Sept. 15, 1943. granted and sold pages 583-584

114. Charlotte F Atwood plaintiff Vs Harley Coba defendant filed Oct. 2, 1943. the defendant cuts the barbed wire and lets his cattle come on the plaintiff , they have fixed the fence several times but he keeps cutting therefore she prays he pays for the repair and is instructed to stay off her premises. issued a summons pages 584-585

115. In the Matter of the Application of Charles Skalla, Executor of the last will and testament of Anna Pfaff, deceased , for license to sell real estate filed Aug. 27, 1943. to pay the debts and settle the estate . granted and land sold pages 586-590

116. Frances C Bartlett plaintiff Vs Ralph K Bartlett defendant filed Sept. 4, 1943 divorce, married , Nov. 21, 1942 at Denver Colorado, no children, non support, wants a divorce and maiden name of Rankin restored. pages 591-592

117. Ernest Garlick plaintiff Vs Alice Garlick defendant filed Oct. 22, 1943 divorce married, Aug. 2, 1942 at Quick , NE. no children, extreme cruelty, wants divorce. see Journal # 16, page 319 pages 592-594

118. In the Matter of the Application of Mary A Hougnon, guardian of the estates of Robert F Hougnon and Joseph P Hougnon, minors , for leave to sell interest in Real Estate filed March 30, 1943. granted and sold pages 595-596

119. In the Matter of the Estate of Margaret Wesch Zimmer, deceased, filed Sept. 14. 1943. to appoint administrator, which is Charles A Wesch over the Objections of John Wesch. . Mary Orman paid for the funeral expenses of Jacob Zimmer and was promised to be repaid , wants her money back. see journal # 16 page 321

120. Verna L Ingram plaintiff Vs Robert Dean Ingram defendant filed Sept. 7, 1943 divorce, married , Dec. 22, 1938 at Norton, Kansas , issue of marriage , Pauline Grace Ingram born Nov. 4, 1939. the defendant took child to CA. charges extreme cruelty , non support, wants custody and care of child , support money for her and alimony. Cross petition filed said the plaintiff was in the company of one Curly Ratcliff , left the defendant and took child. she neglected to care for the child right, the defendant wants custody of child and divorce. Decree of divorce see Journal # 16 page 323 pages 599-602

121. 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. Filed Nov. 2, 1943. granted see Journa l# 16, page 322 pages 602-605

122. Elsie L Kelley plaintiff Vs Charles W Kelley defendant filed Dec. 16, 1943 divorce, married, Feb. 11, 1907 at Port Richmond , NY. issues of marriage , 4 children , one died in infancy and 3 adults. willfully deserted her, wants divorce, property settlement and court costs, alimony. Decree of divorce Journal # 16, page 324 pages 606-608

123. Dora Martinez plaintiff Vs Antonio Martinez defendant filed July 29, 1943 divorce, married, July 21, 1939 at Julesburg, Colorado. issue of marriage Anita Martinez age 2, willfully abandoned the plaintiff and child, non support, wants custody of child and alimony. Order entered in Journal # 16, page 324 pages 608-611

124. Frank b Morrison Administrator of the estate of James M Lydon , deceased, plaintiff Vs Thomas S Lydon, John C Lydon, Mary Lydon, James M Lydon, Alice Lydon, Marguarite C Lydon, Mabel Lydon Carroll, Helen Lydon, leach; Maratin P Lydon and Julia Lydon, husband and wife, and Julia Lydon in her own right and Elmo Esteb and ___Esteb, first real and true name unknown ,husband and Wife, Tentants in possession , James M Lydon, Ethel A Ridpath, Administratrix with will annexed, of the estate of Mary A Lydon, deceased, filed Oct. 28, 1943

foreclose on mortgage sold Real Estate and paid mortgage on estate pages 611-616

125. In the Matter of Sylvester Wasia , administrator of the Estate of Andrew Wasia, deceased, for license to sell Real Estate filed Nov. 4, 1943. his heirs are Johanna Wasia, his widow, Sylvester Wasia , Kenneth Wasia, Theodore Wasia, Leona Cronk, Loretta Heaton, Andella Wasia , Norman Wasia, and Mary Kathryn Wasia . sold real estate to pay debts, and expenses of the estate pages 616-618

126. Charles A Wesch plaintiff Vs John Wesch and Dora Wesch, his wife, The county of Red Willow, Mary Orman, Valley Motor Company, The Central States Hail insurance Company, and Nellie Wesch defendants filed Dec. 6, 1943. to confirm and quiet the title of the real estate and settle the estate of Jacob Wesch and Margaret Wesch Zimmer deceased. pages 619-625

127. Walter Middleton plaintiff Vs Maxine Middleton filed May 23, 1939 divorce, married, April 8, 1936 at McCook, NE. no children, abandoned the plaintiff , they have a property settlement between the two , he wants divorce and settlement approved. see Journal # 15, pages 562 pages 625-627

128. Thelma Baumbach plaintiff Vs Magdalena Baumbach, Lawrence Baumbach, Clara Baumbach, Edward Baumbach also known as Edwin Baumbach, Martha Baumbach, Clara Breitling, August Breitling, Esther Breitling, Jacob Breitling, Margaret Schafer, David Schafer, Ella Baumbach and Fred Leis defendant filed June 7, 1943. to settle the estate of William Baumbach, deceased. sold the land to settle the estate pages 627-633

129. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Wilbur Dale Bowman defendant filed Feb. 22, 1944. he is married and living with his wife, did Cohabitant with another woman one Della Nichols. pleaded guilty see Journal # 16 page 334 pages 634-635

130. State of NE. plaintiff Vs Della Nichols defendant filed Feb. 22, 1944. she being married and living with her husband did cohabitant with another man one being Wilbur Dale Bowman , pleaded guilty see Journal # 16, 334 pages 636-637

131. May Pew, Lena Parker, also known as Lenna Parker, Ethel DeMay, also known as Ethel E DeMay , Christine Bastian plaintiff Vs Winnifred Bottleman and Paul Bottleman wife and husband, Mildred Croft and Jarvis Croft, wife and husband, Barnett Ashton and Myrtle Ashton, Husband and wife; Jesse Ashton and Dorris Ashton husband and wife, Clinton Pew, Milford Parker, Rollo DeMay, Homer Bastian defendants filed Dec. 30. 1943 . to settle the estate of Jesse Ashton deceased and Sarah M Ashton deceased, that the shares be quieted and confirmed. sold Real estate pages 637-650

132. McCook Equity Exchange plaintiff Vs The Unknown heirs, devisees, legatees, personal representatives, and all other persons interested in the estate of D B Buzick, rea names unknown, and all persons having or claiming any interest in Real estate. filed Jan . 15, 1944. bought land at tax sale wants title quieted and confirmed. see decree in Journal # 16, page 339 pages 650-653

133. In the Matter of Application of Frank B Morrison, guardian of the estate of Donald Sailor a minor for leave to sell real estate filed Jan. 12, 1944 .granted see Journal # 16, page 332 pages 654-655

134. Iris Maxine Pugh plaintiff Vs George D Pugh defendant filed Jan. 18, 1944 divorce, married, June 7, 1943 at Harrisonburg, VA. no children, extreme cruelty , non support, wants divorce and maiden name restored to Froba and alimony. pages 656-657

135. Nadine Mackey plaintiff Vs Dale Mackey defendant filed Jan. 21, 1944 divorce, married, Aug. 19, 1939 at Oberlin, Kansas , issue of marriage Gerry Raye age 3, and is pregnant and should deliver in two weeks. extreme cruelty, non support, wants divorce custody of children and support for them and alimony, granted and second child is Richard Paul born Jan. 29, 1944 pages 658-660

136. Mary Schipper plaintiff Vs Claus L Schipper Defendant filed Jan. 21, 1944 divorce married, Dec. 1, 1933 at North Platte, NE. no children, non support, willfully deserted her. wants divorce, and alimony. see journal # 16 page 341 pages 660-661

137. Velma M Berry plaintiff Vs C Bruce Berry defendant filed Feb. 5 , 1944 divorce married, Sept. 4, 1929 at Red Willow County, NE. issues of marriage; Mildred age 13, Mari Lou age 12 . willfully abandoned the family. wants divorce, and custody of children . granted pages 661-662

138. Donald E McCaig plaintiff Vs Joye L McCaig defendant filed Feb. 26, 1944 divorce, married, June 1943 at Culbertson, NE. extreme cruelty, he wants divorce and her maiden name restored to Heizenreter. see journal # 16, page 350 pages 663

139. William Kisker plaintiff Vs Charles G Kisker, single, Minnie Kiser, single, Mary Esch, Edward Esch ,her husband, Henrietta Hofman, William Hofman her husband, Freda Kisker, single, Dora Kunkee, Fred Kunkee, her husband, Adella Kisker, wife of William Kisker; Laura Kisker, a widow, Everet Kisker, a minor; Howard Kisker, a minor, Laura Kisker guardian of Evert Kisker and Howard Kisker minors; Lena Kisker, widow, Mamie Kisker ,single, Alvin Kisker, single, Velma Kisker, single and Vera Kisker single defendants filed March 7, 1944. to settle the estate of Henry Kisker deceased divided the land pages 664-671

140. County of Red Willow NE. plaintiff Vs Patrick Plumb, single, Dennis Plumb , single and the unknown heirs of George Plumb , deceased, their true and real names unknown, John Bickford and Mabel Bickford his wife; Mrs. John Hammell and John Hammell her husband, G Kennedy first real name unknown and ___Kennedy her husband; Joseph E Dodge, widower, Marion Equity Exchange,; J M Phillips, Joseph E Dodge, widower; Sally Ashton , widow, and the unknown heirs of Jesse C Ashton , deceased, their true and real names unknown,; Julius F Jensen and ___Jensen his wife first real name unknown, H H Hendricks , first real name unknown, and Ed Jennings; Lucy McQue, widow, and the unknown heirs of Owen McQue, deceased their true and real names unknown, Inez J Wicks, widow, and the unknown heirs of Jacob Wicks , their true and real names unknown; Madeline Ludwick, Joseph E Dodge, widower, Geraldine Lyon and Fred Lyon, her husband. V V Gregg and H A Herrmann; G Kennedy first true name unknown, ___Kennedy his wife, first real name unknown, Patrick Plumb and Dennis Plumb, single, and the unknown heirs of George C Plumb deceased, their true and real names unknown, Joseph E Dodge, widower, : Joseph E Dodge Widower, Marion Equity Exchange , J M Phillips and Joseph E Dodge widower, defendants filed Dec. 22, 1941 tax list of people owing taxes on real estate the county is ready to foreclose on them. pages 671-694

141. John Henry Wesch plaintiff Vs August Charles Wesch defendant filed March 11, 1944. wants title to school land lease. case dismissed pages 695-698

142. Donald Andy McCoy plaintiff Vs Freda McCoy defendant filed May 12, 1944 divorce, married, Aug. 9, 1943 at Oberlin, Kansas, no children, keeps company with other men , while he is in service. wants divorce. granted pages 699-700