<br />28081 —The Augustine Co., Grand Island, Nebr.
<br />WILL AND DECREE RECORD
<br />J. F. Moroney
<br />(SEAL) County Clerk of the County of
<br />Los Angeles, State of California
<br />and Clerk of the Superior Court
<br />of the State of California, in
<br />and for the County of Los Angeles.
<br />HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA F I L E D SEP 16 1946 CHARLES BOSSERT COUNTY JUDGE
<br />STATE OF NEBRASKA ) CERTIFICATE OF PROBATE OF FOREIGN WILL
<br />HALL COUNTY )ss.
<br />At a Session of the County Court held in the County Court Room in Grand Island, in said County,
<br />on the 10th day of October, A.;D., 1946.
<br />Present Charles Bossert, County Judge
<br />In the Matter of the Estate of
<br />Norval E. Etting, Deceased.
<br />I. Charles Bossert, Judge of the County Court in and for said County, do hereby certify that
<br />on the 16th day if September, 19462 a duly authenticated copy of an instrument-purporting to be
<br />the last will and testament of Norval E. Etting, deceased, was filed for probate in this Court.
<br />That on the 10th day of October, 1946, said instrument to which this certificate is attached was
<br />duly proved, probated and allowed as the last will and testament of the real and personal estate
<br />of said Norval E. Etting deceased, and the same was ordered to be recorded in the records of the
<br />Court aforesaid.
<br />IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of the County Court this
<br />10th day of October, 1946,
<br />Charles Bossert
<br />(SEAL) County Judge
<br />IN THE MATTER OF THE
<br />ESTATE OF NORMAL E. ETTING,
<br />IN THE COUNTY COURT OF HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA
<br />DECREE OF PROBATE OF WILL
<br />THE STATE OF NEBRASKA )
<br />COUNTY OF HALL )ss.
<br />At a session of the County Court held at the County Court room in Grand Island in said county
<br />on the 10th day of October, A.D., 1946, Present Charles Bossert, County Judge;
<br />This day having been assigned by the order of said Court for hearing the petition of Florence
<br />Etting and Irma Etting praying, among other things, for the probate of the instrument heretofore
<br />filed on the 16th day of September, 1946, in this Court, purporting to be the last will and testa-
<br />ment of said deceased.
<br />It appearing to the Court by due proof on file that notice of the time and place for hearing
<br />of said petition, made on the 16th day of September, 1946, last past, has been duly published as
<br />provided by law, whereby all parties interested in the estate and the last will and testament of
<br />Norval E. Etting, whether creditors, heirs, legatees or devisees, have been duly notified Of said
<br />hearing and the time and place fixed therefor, said cause came on to be heard.
<br />There was introduced in evidence the last will and testament of Norval E. Etting, deceased,
<br />which has heretofore been admitted to probate in the Superior Court of Los Angeles County, Cali-
<br />fornia, which court had jurisdiction, by the introduction of a certified copy of said last will
<br />and testament, the decree of said Court admitting said Will to probate and the final order of
<br />said court, all certified and exemplified in the manner and form provided by the laws of the
<br />United States of America and of the State of Nebraska, and witnesses were sworn and testified.
<br />From the evidence introduced the Court finds that said Norval. E. Etting died on the 4th day of
<br />June, 1944, and that more than two years have elapsed since his death; that he was at the time
<br />of his death a citizen and resident of the City of Glendale, Los Angeles County, California;
<br />that he was the owner of real estate in Hall County, California; that he was the owner of real
<br />estate in Hall County, Nebraska, to -wit: an undivided one -half interest in and to Lots Seven
<br />(7) and Eight (8) in Block Fifty (50) in Wasmer's Third Addition to the City of Grand Island,
<br />Nebraska; that no application has been made to admit said last will and testament of the
<br />said Norval E. Etting to probate, either by the creditors, heirs, legatees or the executor named
<br />therein, or other person interested in the estate of the deceased or in the last will and testa-
<br />ment of the deceased, and that such instrument has not heretofore been offered for probate in any
<br />county in the State of Nebraska.
<br />The Court further finds that said last will and testament has been heretofore admitted to
<br />probate by the Superior Court of Los Angeles County,.California, which court had jurisdiction,
<br />and that said Vrobate has never been set aside or appealed from; that the said deceased signed
<br />said instrument in June, 1927, and did then and there in the County of Los Angeles and State of
<br />California publish and declare the said instrument to be his last will and testament, and that
<br />Frank W. Parr and Ruth A. Lueder subscribing witnesses, at the same time attested the same, and
<br />subscribed their names as witnesses thereto in the presence of each other and of the said Testator
<br />and at his request, and that he was then of sound mind, and that said witnesses were duly qualified
<br />and competent witnesses to said instrument.
<br />And the evidence touching the premises being maturely considered, the Court finds that said
<br />instrument is duly proved, and should be allowed as the last will and testament of said deceased*
<br />IT IS, THER "'FORE, ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THIS COURT that said instrument was duly
<br />executed, and that the same is genuine and valid, and that said last will and testament be ad-
<br />mitted to probate, allowed, established, and have full force and effect, as the last will and
<br />testament of said deceased, and as a will of real estate, and that the same be recorded as required
<br />by law.
<br />IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THIS COURT that no executor, executrix, admin-
<br />istrator or administratrox, with will annexedp be appointed, and that further administration of
<br />said estate be dispensed with.
<br />The court further finds that the costs of this proceeding, including an attorney's fee has been
<br />paid in full.
<br />IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that further administration of this
<br />estate be and the same is hereby dispensed with and that all real estate owned by the said Norval
<br />E. Etting at the time of his death in the State of Nebraska, particularly included an undivided
<br />one -half interest in and to Lots Seven (7) and Eight (8) in Block Fifty (50) in Wasmer's Third
<br />Addition to the City of Grand Island, Nebraska, did pass and descend to the devisees named in said
<br />last will and testament, to -wit: Lee E.2tting, Amanda Flower, Alma Schuff, Florence Etting and
<br />Irma Etting, and to their heirs forever, in fee simple absolute, and the same is hereby set off unto