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Hamilton Telegraph (Newspaper) - May 9, 1901, Hamilton, Ohio THE HAMILTON TELEGRAM 5 i ESTABLISHED A D 1814 THURSDAY MAY 1901 THE WEEK KM died denly at her home two from ford 81 Her beard moaning it about ami fied the household Dr 0 0 WM called but on arrival he her dead Coroner was notified and went to view Mrs Wells this was no doubt dne to natural causes Mm Wells was a widow Infirmary Superintendent Frank Jones received a telegram evening informing him thai his mother Ura Frank was in a ing at her homo in Port Union Jfn Jones left for her mother's at once Mis Katz ii from dropsical complications and but few hopes are entertained for her re- MONDAY Edward Homberger 111 of 192 Race Cincinnati was killed by a ball at the Cincinnati University grounds yesterday The struck him the heart Judge Komler at Dayton granted R divorce to Ida Hinton Liverman erly of Middletown from Benjamin Their marriage wai brought by a matrimonial The commissioners organized today ai a board of revision for equalization and with James P Smyers vice dent and Gray ex clerk Gray has appointed at line of the revision An enterprising Middletown real estate man has inaugurated unique scheme to a popular name for new city by requesting that the public children contest for a cash prize to be awarded the child sending in most appropriate name for the same Joseph Erede the Middletown girt and family spent Sunday with his mother in Hamilton It was the 70th anniversary of hor birth and her ren gathered at life homo Joseph of William of Bud two single sisters who live with their mother arc all that it left of a family of ten children The Warren county grand con- vened at Lebanon today The case of Joe Miller and the saloon keepers who charged with corrupting voters on the night before the April election will be brought up Also the case of Dora killing Charles aeon seil of de- in county Infirmary with a babo a month old Tho case of John McClong aged charged with the murder of his wife is also on tho docket Robert West arrested at Hamilton ou a of robbery committed in this city waived examination before Mayor yesterday afternoon and was bound to the grand jury in the sum of default of bond ho will be taken to the county jail this evening It is said that some of the property stolen from John Schmidt who caused West's arrest was found on tho colored boy when arrested in Hamilton It if is further charged that West served time in a Kentucky prison on charge of Journal TUESDAY Marguerite aged SI died at her home in at Sunday morning barn of James a farmer living three miles west of burned Sunday together with three SM serena tona ot hay wheat oats agricultural implements and and spring wagon Loss no ance Sunday wan tlie tenth anniversary of dedication of the Methodist copal church of Middletown To add to the interest of its observance E cv John B Shannon a former pastor now of Toledo was present by invitation WM highly appreciated by his former and by the many new friends he made during his short tay The grand jury which Lebanon Monday the sixth took np tho caso of John of If aton charged with the murder of hu wife today A large number of have betn served in Mason Mr clothes were recently taken to Cincinnati for a chemical analysis of tho spots found on I hem What this analysis proved will cf not be known before to-morrow and probably not then for will be behind closed doora Saturday afternoon Agent Miller ol the Rudolph Company who collects the money from a number of music boxes located in the various saloons of this city took an of headache powders aud While at Tony saloon ou South Front Street became critically ill Dr Hermann Miller remained in a semiconscious state for some time BERRY MARRIED HERE License Issued in The Butler County Probate Court This Afternoon to Prominent Kentucky Couple Shaler Berry of Newport Ky son of Albert S Berry of one of Miami University's most alumni eloped to Hamilton this afternoon with Miss Jessie gate of Newport who U said to bo a ative of tho Berry family It is not known if the Berry family had objoc- to tho marriage or why the couple came to Hamilton The license issued this afternoon gives Miss residence as Hamilton Ur Berry appears as a of Cincinnati He is a in cue of the nati professional schools Several years ago Mr went to Miami sity Oxford but later went to vard where he wag graduated He returned to Newport aud acted for a iuie as his father's private secretary in Washington He is a nephew and the namesake of Prof N S Shaler the geologist It was learned later that tho wedding took place at tho Trinity Episcopal tho Reverend David A fer performing tho ceremony Immediately thereafter the happy couple left going south of South Second Street whose right leg was crashed by a falling piece of Machinery two weeki ago U in condition Ho may taw the injured leg Son of Congressman Berry Elopes To Hamilton Miss of Kentucky la The Bride TEN PER CENT IK IN TAXES State Equalization Board Adds to Hamilton And Middletown's Valuations This Combination Broken up Morning And Cleveland Gets a Reduction of Per Cent From The Added May 6 Cincinnati and Toledo Combine was upset in the windup of the state board of equalization today S per cent was taken from Cleveland an J Cincinnati! was left as returned while Toledo Columbus and Dayton each got a live par cent reduction Butler County farm land in the report adopted gets a decrease of seven per cent and 10 per cent is added to Hamilton and Middletown THE POOR DOCTOR DISPUTE Lemon Township Rays Bills But Will Receive Bids in Future The Lemon township trustees met Monday With all the Clerk Bugle asked that the township the county treasurer per year for sending the books to where the farmers may pay their taxes It bns been for the collector there to charge tho township residents 25 cents extra for bringing the duplicate where they might pay their taxes but instead hereafter the township will pay the treasurer f 100 per year The city per year mail It is the proper thing and a great con- to tho people Considering the to be made for the next year it was discovered that the township treasurer had a balance of on hand Tho levy last year brought in as it takes only about a year to run the ship Trustee Coddington favored out- ting tho levy down to one last year's The bills for groceries and coal for the indigent poor were paid and then came toting the physicians bills They had grown some as the weather got warmer and the following wero Dr Dr Bundy.fM Dr Dr for was not presented and Logan's was referred back to him for an itemized statement Trustee Coddington groaned A resolution adopted to advertise for bids for a poor doctor bids to be opened May 18th The doctors hills were paid TREASURER GOES WRONG Kelly Leaves Liberty Ind in Kelly corporation clerk and treasurer of Liberty Ind lias left circumstances that are dis- graceful to him a blow to his personal friends For several mouths it is alleged by sons who opportunity to know Kelly been drinking quite heavily gone back to his old habit Be- fore leaving he a quit claim deed to wife for the property they owned on Union street It is assorted that he is considerable behind in his with Or G E Coughlin for whom ho conducted the bucket market located in Ross Slovens building As to his situation with the tion funds an investigation discloses that there are discrepancies His bondsmen and attorneys have gone over the accounts bnt no exact meut is given out Shoot Roller County Gun Club held a good shoot on the range afternoon it WM very fairly attended Butler County Farm Lands Are Allowed a Decrease of Only Seven Per Cent ADDED TO THE COUNTY INDEBTEDNESS By resolution Monday the county com- missioners authorized the of worth of what aro to bo known as Butler county bridge tion bonds bonds are not connected with the recent issue but are for bridge poses only They aro to lie iu tions of interest and payable in sixteen years They arc as bridge Dry Fork bridge Kyger farm bridge and the High bridge California Bids for tho bonds will be received np to 11 a m May 20 RICH PRIZES OFFERED LEBANON TO GET POWERS Decoration Day Race Induce ments to Tho Decoration Diy bicycle road race from Hamilton to Chester this son will prove one of tho most Hng struggles of pedal pushers which lias ever taken place over tho Hamilton pike since tho sport has been in tence Riders from Ohio Indiana and Kentucky will be seen in competition for a string of the most valuable ever hung up by local promoters Manager L M of Pink announced that the prizes would he us Time prize diamond stud diamond second dia- mond stud third goM watch foarth complete set silver military brushes scarf solu f ilk mug and brush eight gold watch gold shirt studs Entry blanks may IKS secured by calling on or ing Chairman J K Poormau Jr West Fifth Tho will be run under the sanction or tho tional Cycling Association Kentucky Authorities Decide To render Him To Ohio Albeit Powers tho alleged who is under indictment at for shooting to kill Police Sergeant Sandford while resisting arrest will bo turned over to the authorities of non O where he is wanted on a charge of horse stealing This step will bo taken for tho tho extreme penalty in Kentucky for shooting to kill is only live years while in Ohio the penalty for horse stealing runs up to twenty years As the case against Powers in is merely circumstantial from the fact that the shooting done in a dark room and he not positively identified as the pistol it was decided to lot the Ohio authorities deal with him The Democratic Senatorial Situation Tho coming democratic convention for the nomination of a candidate for state senator will occur at Milford ter on May Kith Thursday wook The status of tho situation to be somewhat mixed It will re- membered that Stivers under tho law jointly represented tho district and both aro now aspirants with but one to bo nominated Stivers and have been en- in their respective counties ani indications look like A warm fight H C Gray says ho about the whatever will bo tho Tho if means that in case Butler county with her votes has no Into sho can throw tho lasso wherever she and lond to a successful iu the case Butler county does have a candidate and if sho does it will bo Bert S Bartlow then and in that event there may ho a stampede fa other words with Stivers and the field tho game is simply ashow down or n dark horse Under the authority of tho state central com- tho local democratic executive committee meets this week to select the delegates of Pitching u Miltonvillo this county at One time a star in tho Notional League U pitching season for Marion In- diana in the Western League tion He won a fine game yesterday SENSATION IN TRENTON For or Prominence Arrested Robbing Cigar Factory Nathan Thomas hu run down a gang of thieves at Trenton bo they will escape the law by ing tho Aif Johns who rum n cigar factory at Trenton has teen mis sing cigars from his factory He made overy effort to capture thieves bn was unsuccessful and it remained for Constable Thomas who wag detailed on the case Wednesday to apprehend the guilty Four young men of the Tillage whose names are withheld were placed lurest by the constable and they con- fessed to being the guilty parties had been visiting Johns cigar factory at for several weeks and by rais ing a board in the floor succeeded h getting into tho room where the cigar Rathor than ECO tbo young men go to jail and probably bo sent to the the came to their res cue and compromised tho caso with Mr Johns and the constable by paying The arrests by the constable ha created a sensation CREDIT OF MIDDLETOWN Premiums By Bidders Her Securities Tho bids for the street paving and as bonds of tho city of amounting to bearing at 5 cent were opened Saturday a noon There were nine bidders as follows Denizen and Pryor of Cincinnati of for par for bonds and a premium ol Oglesby and par ant S of Cincinnati and Spitzer Co of Toledo pa Seasongood and Moyer of and First Hank Columbus and Co Cincinnati BENCH Bit m In tho case of tho Homo and Association vs Harry aco et answer and cross iou of J M has filed Ho denies that Harry G Wallace aud over executed a deed or any other writing conveying to tho plaintiff the fee iu tho real estate described in petition Ho sayi caid ee is owned by president and tees of Miami University nud the only iu of Harry G Wallace ti said real was a lease hold ranted by president and trustees or years commencing 9 ISM and renewable forever aud at an annual rental of Ho wys told Harry Wallace failed to comply with the terms of said lease hold which was then sold to this defendant aud ho denies that has any right to disturb him iu the thereof aud ho asks tba to so decree In tho pleas Abraham linger ami Aaron Jacobs havo a tition asking for the vacation of certain alloys and parts of alloys iu tho hamlet of as being to said village and to no private interests William B lias mado cation for appointment as of Ruth B and Mario Elizabeth caid aged 7 yeari children of Dora Kincald deceased of au estate in remainder in certain property tho will of William Webster deceased Bond is of- in the sum of with Charles K Webster and Anna L Iroton at sureties In the case of John P Kvans Robert N of the real estate lias been confirmed and the property ordered sold for cash at private sale aud not less tlian the appraised value T Ross has been appointed ad tho of Henry A Koss and lias given iu the sum of with S M Scholl and B A Clark as sureties lu tho matter ot the estate of Scott deceased Elizabeth Scott has filed a report showing thai she lias disbursed a balance duo her of conts and that she has no other property iu her possession Iu tho case of P Crumo vs W H Online n minor etal tho undivided interest of W II Crame ii the real estate sold and John So ward J W Sloucker and J J appointed appraisers The wilt of the late Mrs Sarah was filed ia Judge office today and will shortly bo admitted to probate I Sarah T Hume of Hamilton Ohio do mako and publish this my last will and testament Item I I give ami dovise to my be- loved husband Alex F Hume all the property real personal and mixed that Fisher the receiver been sell tho personal property of G hit 0 f or i The tale U to bo at auction the appraised value being case of Benjamin It Wm Mee et the estate in- lius been to be ot Maria H Baker sod ber itle therein is quieted In the case of Haunah judgment has been rendered in favor of plaintiff in the sum of f 125 aud Exceptions The will of Philip Hold late of admitted to prolate it for Hie payment of tne funeral expenses aud costs of the last and gives to tho Held 000 to be paid to him by the widow beth Holdout of tho lifo mado tho widow at death and iu all to Tho two promissory notes each for dated January 0 and payable in one aud two years from dato lield bjr testator Iho sou Philip Held are not to bo charged him by executor but to bo hold gifts to said son Tho willow is desired to pay to the of Philip Held Son all of tho debts by testator ns shown by the tooks of firm aud to pay all firm debts owed by testator their Hold to pay the of taid debts which ha owes In consideration of tho payment by the widow of tho firm owed by testator is to have hit two-thirds in- terest iu the firm business with a re- quest that sho soil the samo to the too Philip H Hold upon such termi as may be just between them Tho widow is directed to pay all of tho personal debts of testator and whereas the said son with his wife and have made their home with tator aud his wife the said Bon in re- quested to present no claim against tho estate for any services by him or his while so making their homo Iu consideration of tho charging tho above obligations upon her the homestead property at and Shillito streets and also the north part of Hamilton is devised to her her natural life ileath to tho two children Anna K 0 and Philip H Held share aud share alike Tho property is given to the uot otherwise directed and uo appraisement thereof is requested Tho widow and tlis sou Philip H are appointed executrix and bond The will is dated March 7 1903 witnessed bv Aaron Wesco Franz Kraft of a et al tho description of the real estate in tho deed of conveyance ordered to be so reformed and t i i I may own at my death to be his s to and with cower to nf thn and the title and with power to dispose of tho same as he may gee lit Item II I hereby nominate and point my son Frank L Hume of Chi executor of this will and I do authorise him if it becomes necessary to pay any debts I may owe at my death to sell all or any part of my real estate upon such terms an he may deem best at private sale or otherwise ami to mako deeds aud acknowledge the same to the pure lowers in fco simple I desire that no appraisement and no salo of my personal bo made and I request tho probate court to direct tho omission of same in pursuance of statute Tho will is dated December S and is witnessed by Wesco aud Win 0 Campbell The grand jury convened at 10 o'clock Me for the May session cf tho com- mon pleas court The panel was com- plete with tho exception of James of Oxford who was excused and whose vacancy was filled by tho calling of 0 A Cooch of Middletown The court delivered the usual charge and tho jury is now in deliberation The foreman is David of erty township Some thirty-five scripts so far been filed and about 150 witnesses subpoenaed In the case of Anna Zchler vs Crawford by consent of parties an en- try of dismissal has been filed at plain costs and the injunction bond re- leased In tho cuso of J and Fillmore Armstrong has filed n motion to re- quira the plaintiff to give security for costs ou tho grounds of In the cuss of Alex v Hume vs G ct al tho cross petition ot Hughes has been filed Sho claims interest as money dno on notes am Mks for tho foreclosure of mortgages on tho block property In tho samo case tha answer and cross petition of Rosa IIM been filed up the samo statement of In tho case of Mao Gerber vs Samuel B Gerber a suit for divorce tho tiff temporary alimony which lias allowed mid per week until in the cash of the suit In this caw the Mrs hi Anna Hal o thia city who is prosecuting her defendant has filed answer and cross husband for bigamy in New York is in petition alleging gross neglect and with Lawyer Tom ing for a divorce bell collecting evidence thereto in thin plaintiff as against Joseph H and Elizabeth K tho of court is ordered to make tho correction In of S S Williamson ad of tho estate of A Stephens TI Rboda Ann et al the answer and craw tion of Lillia luu been filed ing for the of tho real estate and tha foreclosure of a mortgage iu of a debt of and inter- est as money duo on three notes In tho common pleas court Harmon through her Andrews and Morey has against tho Cincinnati Aurora Kailway Com- pany for damages Tho plaintiff says that on Joly sho was a ou one of the defendant's cars when at a point be- tween Ferry and and about from the car was thrown from the track carry ing plaintiff and other embankment and plaintiff says that by the said dont and derailing was greatly her left ankle and back were sprained and injured that the suffered greatly from her fall greatly shocked as to her torn all of her injuries being of a permanent and lasting nature In the case of Christina Collier vt etal a foreign mons from Hamilton county received at the sheriff's office foe Elmer and Sarah Creators They have not yrt been located W J RUSK COMING HOME I In the of Wm A Graf vs John his old Former Oxford Very Mrs Marie Rusk of former Mayor J Rusk of now assistant itB Tex where ho has lived for SOBM years In tho hope of recovering hii health to Oxford timH the family is to come home in month or so Mr condition is BOWM low that the Texat climate and he perfers
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