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Nance County

SUPPLEMENT TO

THE NEWS-JOURNAL

H. BURTMAN, Editor

Volume 37

FULLERTON, NEBRASKA, OCTOBER 13, 1916

Number 40

Nance County Souvenir Edition

The Boone-Nance Genealogical Society provided the copy of this special edition
for the use of viewers of the Nance County page of NEGenWeb. Thank you!

 

Table of Contents (does not appear in original)

Diploma from Lewis & Clark Centennial

Front Cover

Prohibition & ...Taxation, advertisement

Inside Front Cover

     Members of NE Prosperity League

  "       "

Nance County, Nebr - Then & Now (introduction)

page 1

First National Bank advertisement (photo)

page 2

History of Nance County, Nebraska (introduction)

page 3

The history portions of this newspaper insert do not necessarily appear in chronological order. There are very few titles dividing the parts. Anchors have been inserted to mark some points. Recommend you read the history in its entirety and make your own correlations.

     Pawnee Indian History

page 3

     Mormon settlement

page 5

     Pawnee War

page 5

     Pawnee School

page 11

     Wood "borrowers", winter 1872-3

page 13

     Pawnee departure, 1873-75

page 15

     Settlers of 1876

page 15

     Settlers of 1877

page 15

     Settlers of 1878

page 19

     Sale of Pawnee lands

page 21

     Nance County formed

page 21

     Settlers of 1879

page 27

     Fight for County Seat - Fullerton or Genoa?

page 35

     Election results - two tabulations

page 37

     Fullerton in 1881

page 39

     Nance County's Wealth in 1888

page 43

     Quadruple Horror

page 43

     Deeper & Darker

page 45

     Raging Waters - July 1889

page 47

     Big Fires

page 49

     Call for Help

page 51

     From an Oven - July 1894

page 53

     Fullerton People - Meet & Organize ... Charity ...

page 53

     Fullerton in 1916

page 55

     Genoa

page 59

     Belgrade A Thriving Town

page 59

Index of photos, reproductions and drawings (does not appear in original)

Animals - prize winners raised at Indian School

pages 32-33

Banks

     Bank of Belgrade

page 61

     Farmers State Bank

page 6

     First National Bank

page 2

     Fullerton National Bank

page 4

Belgrade Opera House

page 59

Broadway Bridge over Cedar River at Fullerton

page 52

Business Buildings, or interiors

     Andrews Bros. Auto Co. & Garage, Belgrade

page 62

     Bee Hive Grocery, Hogan & Davis

page 40

     J.E. Cooley & Son Lumber, Hardware & Coal

page 63

     Elk Bakery

page 51

     Eyler Grand Barber Shop

page 21

     Farmers Co-operative Co., Fullerton

page 10

     Fullerton Electric Light & Power Co.

page 27

     Fullerton Elevator Co.

page 37

     Hotel Fontenelle, Omaha

back cover

     Knapp Hotel

page 41

     E. M. Lagrange Lumber & Coal

page 44

     Lewis G. Kremer Furniture, Rugs & Undertaking

page 30

     John O. Parvin Drugs, Jewelry, Optician

page 57

     M. Redfield Coal & Feed

page 55

     Star Meat Market

page 31

     W. J. McCay & Son Farm Implements

page 38

     Walrath & Sherwood Lumber Co.

page 14

Cars

     Buick Model D-45 drawing

page 43

     Chevrolet Model 4-90 drawing

page 46

     Maxwell drawing

page 49

Churches

     Catholic Church

page 7

     M.E. church, Belgrade

page 59

     Methodist Church

page 5

     Presbyterian Church, Old

page 27

     Presbyterian Church

page 3

County Board of Supervisors

page 16

Diploma from Lewis & Clark Centennial

Front Cover

Fiskhats drawing

page 25

Fullerton Hussar Band

page 16

House of Kuppenheimer drawing

page 24

Nance County Court House

page 40

Nebraska Telephone Company logo

page 26

Percolator drawing

page 17

Portraits

     B. J. Ainlay

page 60

     Frank G. Arnold

page 47

     Chloe C. Baldridge

page 23

     H. Burtman

inside back cover

     J. W. Campbell

page 22

     James I. Clark

page 54

     Sam B. Davis

page 33

     Clyde Dean

page 9

     Howard Downing

page 53

     Lua Hadley

page 42

     Gilbert M. Hitchcock

page 28

     F. M. Jones

page 12

     John C. Martin

page 58

     Joe McCleneghan

page 23

     M. M. Medberry

page 35

     Gene Melady

page 64

     Larry Melady

page 64

     Charles E. Peterson

page 18

     G. F. Robinson

page 23

     G. F. Rose

page 36

     W. L. Rose

page 59

     Dan V. Stephens

page 50

     John T. "Jack" Sullivan

page 29

     John A. Weems, Mayor

page 55

Reader by window, drawing

page 57

Redfern lady, drawing

page 25

Residences:

     R.J. Hoy barn & stock, farm

page 48

     Albert Thompson house

page 7

School: Grade School

page 8

Theatre scene drawing

page 57

List of Advertisements

Fullerton National Bank advertisement

page 4

Farmers State Bank advertisement

page 6

Albert Thompson, Attorney advertisement

page 7

J.W. Myers, Harness Man advertisement

page 8

Clyde Dean for County Clerk

page 9

J. H. Kemp, Attorney advertisement

page 9

Farmers Co-operative Co., Fullerton

page 10

Hess Bros. Shoes, Fullerton

page 11

F.M. Jones for County Clerk

page 12

Anderson Bros. Harness advertisement

page 13

Home Restaurant advertisement

page 13

Walrath & Sherwood Lumber Co. advertisement

page 14

Novelty Store advertisement

page 15

Geo. Caswell for County Supervisor

page 15

County Board of Supervisors (photo)

page 16

Fullerton Hussar Band (photo)

page 16

Williams & Darling Grocery & Tobacco advertisement

page 17

Charles E. Peterson for Sheriff, advertisement

page 18

Farmer Grain Co. advertisement

page 19

Schmitt & Perll Clothing advertisement

page 20

Eyler Grand Barber Shop advertisement

page 21

J.W. Campbell for Sheriff

page 22

G.F. Robinson for County Judge

page 23

Chloe C. Baldridge for County Superintendent

page 23

Burke-Rickly Co advertisement

page 23

Record Live Stock Com. Co. advertisement

page 23

Penney & Bryson Store advertisement

pages 24-25

Nebraska Telephone Company advertisement

page 26

Fullerton Electric Light & Power Co. advertisement

page 27

Gilbert M. Hitchcock for US Senator

page 28

Tranbarger's Variety Store advertisement

page 28

Palace Meat Market advertisement

page 28

Wood Bros. Live Stock Commission Merchants

page 29

Lewis G. Kremer Furniture, Rugs & Undertaking advertisement

page 30

Star Meat Market advertisement

page 31

Indian School at Genoa - Indian Boys Take Prizes

pages 32-33

Krasne's Store advertisement

page 34

W.R. Gipson, dentist advertisement

page 34

J. C. Blofield, Real Estate & Insurance advertisement

page 34

M.M. Medberry for County Supervisor

page 35

G.F. Rose for County Attorney

page 36

Fullerton Elevator Co. advertisement

page 37

W.J. McCay & Son, farm implements advertisement

page 38

John Diers Co. General Merchandise

page 39

Hogan & Davis, Bee Hive Grocery advertisement

page 40

McKown & Knowles Hardware & Tinware advertisement

page 40

Knapp Hotel advertisement

page 41

Hoppock's advertisement

page 42

J. Dudley Barnes Drugs, advertisement

page 42

Lua Hadley, autioneer advertisement

page 42

Nance County's Wealth in 1888

page 43

Quadruple Horror (early murder case)

page 43

Rohner & Castle Farm Implements, advertisement

page 43

E.M. Lagrange Lumber & Coal, advertisement

page 44

Deeper and Darker (additional murder case)

page 45

F.G. Frame for County Treasurer

page 45

W.C. Mangels, Real Estate, Loans, Bonds advertisement

page 45

Raging Waters (July 1889 flood)

page 47

T.M. Sheaff & Son Chevrolet advertisement

page 46

Frank G. Arnold, Real Estate, Loans & Insurance advertisement

page 47

R.J. Hoy & Son, Auctioneers advertisement

page 48

Big Fires (businesses burn)

page 49

J.E. Kreidler Hardward, etc. advertisement

page 49

Dan V. Stephens for Congressman

page 50

Call for Help (crop failure)

page 51

Elk Bakery advertisement

page 51

W.O. Penick, Jeffery Six Auto, advertisement

page 51

Clarence F. Bake, Real Estate & Insurance advertisement

page 52

From an Oven July 1894 (heat wave)

page 53

Fullerton People - Meet & Organize ... (charity group)

page 53

Farmers Live Stock Commission Co. advertisement

page 53

Howard Downing for Clerk of District Court

page 53

James I. Clark for County Attorney

page 54

M. Redfield Coal & Feed, advertisement

page 55

Nance County Dry Federation advertisement

page 56

John O. Parvin Drugs, Jewelry, Optician

page 57

Royal Theatre & Opera House

page 57

John C. Martin for Supreme Judge

page 58

J.H. Edgington - advertisement

page 58

Martin Bros. & Co. Live Stock Comm. Merchants, advertisement

page 58

Genoa

page 59

Belgrade A Thriving Town

page 59

B. J. Ainlay for State Representative

page 60

Bank of Belgrade, advertisement

page 61

Andrews Bros. Auto Co, Buick advertisement

page 62

J.E. Cooley & Son Lumber, Hardware & Coal advertisement

page 63

Union Stock Yards Co. Ltd. advertisement

page 64

Melady Bros. Stock Yards, advertisement

page 64

Nance County News-Journal, advertisement

inside back cover

Hotel Fontenelle, advertisement

back cover

Name Index (does not appear in original)

Proceed to the Front Cover

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