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Weekly Press, The (Newspaper) - June 25, 1908, Saint Joseph, Michigan THE WEEKLY EIGHTEENTH ST. MICH. JUNE 25 1908. NUMBER 15 ILLNESS OF LONG DURATION CLAIMS THE NATION'S FORMER CHIEF HOSTS Twice Elected of United Vigorous in His and Author of the mous Expression Public Is a Public Yean a Distinguished Private to The Daily N. June ver who twice served as president ot the United died suddenly at his home in this city this morning While It was known that the ex- president had been in poor health for the past three and had been suffering from a severe attack ot rheumatic gout and acute at no time has he been and his death came as a complete Attending physicians declare the immediate couse of the death to be heart failure complications with thrombosis and While Mr. Cleveland had been ill from time to the ment of his death came like a to those who had been watching his Last night there was a slight ry among the friends of the and suspicion that something waa seriously wrong with the ex- N Mrs. Cleveland was at home when her husband passed Ihe children are at the Cleveland mer home at Tamworth where the former lay sick for many on June and in- tended to go to their summer home as soon as Mr. Cleveland had gained strength to The former president died in bed in the front Those at the bedside when the end came were Mrs. Cleveland and the three The only other persons in the house at the time a number of It is believed that the terrific heat of the last few days ed in a great degree to the sudden death of Mr. Mrs. Cleveland is prostrated and only a few of the sympathetic bors have been able to see When the near-by friends heard of the death many of them hurried to Westland to render whatever assistance they but Prof. West and Prof. and the physicians had matters well In SUES H LOSS OF TOE VOCALIST ASKS DAMAGES FOR SUSTAINED IN WRECK June 24 thousand dollars for the loss of her singing voice Is the sum demanded of the Valley Traction com- pany by RelU M. a vocalist of in a suit for damages filed against the com- 1 Mrs. in her complaint charges that while attempting to board an Interurban car at ton for Saginaw last started too soon and she was dragged several hundred She declares ehe suffered strains and Internal Injuries that she has been unable to sing since and that her voice Is permanently CARNIVAL AT HALL The Young People's Society of SL Paul's church will hold an American Carnival the in Burkhard's The carnival will be similar to the of last Dancing during the music by will be 4n sate at the different Save Jane tor the ot CITY ORCHESTRA CONTINUES TO ENTERTAIN LARGE CROWDS IN PARK The city orchestra continues to attract large numbers of people in the city through their after- noon and evening The following program Is arranged for this Pet ot the V. Girl Who Threw Me ft Burt Medley of by Lampe Original Turkish B. Egan as a F. Barth Concert of the Hall Two-Step Victor from II by St. Claire Two-Step Medley Afraid to go Home in the Van Alstyne Fred Bengel Rather Two-Step Than Pro. March and arney Schwartz National LOSES LIFE Two Drown tit Man Gives up His Lite Searching For Body ot Boy at Young Girl OFFICER HAS OUS TIME WITH BLOWER FROM IN. i Last night Mike a blower from partook too freely of the flowing and be- came to an extent tbAt he unable to navigate and fell In a heap lu an alley in the downtown He was taken into custody by the night but in his limp tion was hard to Officer Fisher placed Sherman on Officer Parent's who in miller fash ion lugged his heavy to the city This accused of enness and disorderly Sherman was before Judge who in lieu of a fine sent him to the county jail for fifteen June drowning within a period of less than 24 hours Is the record of On- 40 miles south of While bathing In the Ontonagon river Oscar 19 years was caught in a whirlpool and drowned before assistance could reach David P. 33 years a member of the searching party seeking body waded too far down stream and was himself caught in the same Russ called for but rank before sistance could reach He is survived by a wife and several small while Wester was the only support of his widowed who is left penniless with a large ily of little ones to take care of. June bathing In the river at near Elizabeth only daughter of James C. of that was accidentally drowned She got be- vond her depth and was carried down by the swift current before companions could go to her The body was recovered two hours She was 14 years old a student in the Dice school Justice of the Peace John Crawford will lold an Grand June An unidentified bov was drowned in Grand in the north part of the city about 9 o'clock last car who saw the boy go made an unsuccessful attempt to save him He did not know the who seemed about 15 years June body of Edward Smith was found yesterday in Portage lake not far from Red Park where his hat MABEL PERLICK ALMOST DROWNS IN ING mm IN UNDERTOW Carried Out in Deep Water Strong Insufficient to Be of With Caught in the swift undertow ot the laka near the south pier little Mabel Perlick of this city was rapidly carried out into deep and would In all probability have drowned had it not been for the quick rescue by her who runs tho refreshment stand near the Miss was in bathing on the and was supported in the water by a life In the treacherous undertow along the the preserver was of little and at Intervals the girl was drawn un- der the Captain Andrew of the yacht and Miss brother noticed the strange action of the body in the and immediately went to the rescue Captain Crawford dashed through the while Mr. Perlick ran along the pier and plunged into tho The brother was the first to reach his unfortunate and with sistance drew her to a place of Today she is none the worse for her exciting The timely assistance was the only thing that saved the life of the young as the water at the place she was rescued quite deep MUST SAUSAGE STATEMENT OF ARMOUR NESS IN AGAINST STATE FOOD June 24 Wiest is hearing the arguments in the sausage case of Armour Co. against Dairy and Food er Suit was brought against the state officials to restrain them threatening to prosecute tomers of Armour ft because It was alleged the company was ing the pure food Armour ft Co. is represented by and boat were found last Thursday Charles W. Nichols of Why dont yon get a tor M. Gore of Benton Harbor and R. W. Shauman of Chicago sistant Attorney General 22-et resented the state in the ruse Joseph F Seng or Milwaukee was Steamer Wolverine Drake It Wallace's dock daily at a. m. 2 and B p. a two-hour trip on the beautiful 8t Joseph round 6-20-d-16t don't yon get a Road The Press tor all the news a for the who has been engaged in the facture of sausage for many stated that he could not make com- without using cereal The state claims that by using cereal and water the sausage becomes adulterated and It sold In violation of the pure food METHODISTS WAST PASTOR TO COMF BACK FOR EN- SUING YEAR CONFERENCE IS HELD Fourth Anneal Meeting of Church Held Last Are Elected and Committees Superintendent Pre- sided at The fourth quarterly conference of the church convened last Dr. D. F. Barnes of District ent A resolution was adopted urgently re- questing Dr to return as pastor the coming The two years of Dr. Pierce's pastorate here has been marked with unusual The congregations are large and regular in He a marked faculty in securing tho co-operation of every body in all the enterprises of the The church and parsonage property have been extensively improved and the cost provided Over one-third of the present membership have been received the pastorate of Dr. The following are the officers ot the church for the following A. W. Ole George James M. J E. P. Robert A. B. Ole George W. B. Samuel G. M. Dr. S. W George Arthur Mrs. George Sunday school M. J. president Epworth Mrs. Harold super- intendent Junior Mrs. W. R. president Aid M J. district Ole recording W. B. The following are the committees appointed for the On Foreign Mrs. C. E. Mrs Eva Miss Elva Home Mary Mrs. H. G. Mrs. William Sunday Mrs. Emma Mrs Martna Mrs. Clara M. R. Hugh E. P. H. B. Elsa man's William Ernest Mrs A B. Morse Mrs. George Mrs. Nellie church Mrs. George church Robert W. B. Dr. S W. George Robert conference the RECORD OUT OF FALO REACH TONS June 24 big riers were chartered today for per lake They were the garia and for Chicago at 40 the Whitney and for Duluth at 80 Coal clearance from Buffalo last week were This brings the shipments for the first three weeks ot June slightly above the 400 OOC and it if ed that the total shipments for the month reach tons This means that for June a now record will be established for the port of Buffalo in the coal The record of shipments from Buffalo for a single month was when were mm Km VICE PRESIDENT CANDIDATE IS REPORTED OWN June tive James re- candidate for vice removed yesterday from the home of former Governor Herrick to Lakeside a sufferer from gall after a somewhat less is reported in an official bulletin as holding his If the patient's condition con- to the bulletin It Is not likely that an operation for the removal ot the gall will be necessary The state that Mr. Sherman's ous habits have given him much bodily strength to resist the ravages of the mm m In In In uniformity and In yon will find that the Blended flours and STRANGER GIVING HIS NAME AS NEELEY ALLEGES ASSAULT HIS ASSAILANT ESCAPES Declares He Was Lured to End of Pier Last and Attacked by Unknown Was ly Cut and and Money ken. Staggering and weak from the loss of a stranger giving his name aft approached Officer O'Brien at the Graham dock last and exclaimed that he had been His face and clothes were covered with which sported from a bad cot on the and the stranger was brought up the slide and turned over to the night police and Chief to whom he told his according to his in company with a lad named re- siding In this walked out on the end of the and when near tho end of the alleges that a man Jumped up and attacked him with great He says that he was knocked down and meled and that the lad stood by and watched his assailant do his He claims that all his money was also his and in dence of the produced a part of a broken and a ber of empty Neeley claims that the lad enticed him to the end of the pier for the purpose of having him attacked and Two or three young men who to be In vicinity of the pier saw a man running towards the and then heard cries for help They to the from where the cries and found Neeley bleeding The young lad who happened to be com- started to run when help ar- but was captured after a short chase and brought to the city In with fro police the victim of tne did not seem to be very to push the A good description ot his assailant could not be as the pier was verv dark at the time the asSault It Is not known how much money was taken from Neeley as he had Ittle to say ing that part the The man whom Neeley claims lured him to the pier for the purpose of assault and was not as he gave ample pi oof to the officers that he was in no way con- with the commission of alleged crime The that some m OF MAY SUB FOR MORE MONEY PARTIES CANNOT to an Over the Amount of Money To Paid Over to the Cause ot tho June law in prospect ever the estate of the late George In case suit is brought E. L. the duly appointed tor will be the plaintiff and L. R. Wood will be the The threatened suit over the inability of the two parties to reach an agreement relative to the exact amount of money that Mr. Wood as of certain belonging to the late George should turn over to the There Is a difference ot About between Mr. Wood expressed a to turn over even while the administrator de- mands as a or m lieu thereof proper from Mr. Wood to show that he has ex- pended the difference on from George or The estate ot what was left of the received by Mr. Dolliver on January from the in the settlement then effected of a suit which ver had started to break the will of his first Tho second Mrs. died IB and Mr. a month Out of the the of was paid to tho two who effected the settlement for and was allowed Mr. Wood for his in handling the etc. It is claimed by the administrator that the original receipt on which endorsements ot moneys paid by Mr. Wood to the before their death and that on the receipt now lu dence the exceed those on the original receipt by the total sum of For instance on Jan. 30 liver drew according to the administrator's reckoning and according to Mr. On February 3 Mrs. drew according to the administrator and per Mr. On February 4 who was getting rid of the money at a rapid rate according to either is charged by the with having drawn and by Mr. Wood with The administrator and Mr. Wood refuse to recede from this position or make additional concessions and a law suit seems Atty White has been at- torney for the administrator up to this but in the event of tion the administrator will probably be represented by Attorney Georgo A. while Attorney Burns will probably represent Mr. The heirs to Dolliver estate are the two infant children who are now with a sister of the late Mrs. ver In There has been friction between the administrator and Mr. Wood ever since 8CHEWLH STEAMER MAY The steamer Mav Graham will vancea returning leave a grievance against laid and him under the at 4 30 cover of except EASTMAN SPRINGS BATHS Massage both local and general electric light electric water hot blanket rub and other leave at 9-JO a. m. and 2-30 p. m. Roturn from Landing to Penton Harbor at a. m. and p. m. Steamer will connect at Landing with ears fw Eau end Benton Rates ot Be each way FAIL manufactured by attention MILLING prescriptions given to tween Benton Harbor and Graduate nurses outclass matter where all no Battle Creek In Intermediate
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