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Storm King Sentinel (Newspaper) - February 10, 1927, Middletown, New York STORM KING SENTINEL VOL N. FEBRUARY 1927. PKK H. LEMON OUT AGAIN FOR Writes Letter to Each 5c COPY ON RAMS OF RECORD My Ofer to J.D. t Jr. Citing ft record of 32 tloM out of 81 tried since November to District Attorney Elmer H. Lemon has written ft personal letter to each Republican county taking tor re-election It was learned Pointing out that when he first van he was more or less a to them and for that reason did not solicit their Mr. Lemon Indicates that no such vation exists now and on the basis of the record be has made while IB office feels that he has a right to ask for such Mr. Lemon's reference to his a Is taken to that he merely referred tc his work as a prosecuting ange County A. cancy caused by Lawes resignation MAN SLUGGED AND EARLEY CASE MAY YET GO TO And Aged Mother Fight To COUNTY Secure Death Compensation ORDERED BiU to Relation of Killed Al tehee Rehne J. S. At HENRY w. SUES ERIE FOR CAUSING DEATH OF BROTHER Capitol Craws Goes to Governor IF SIGNED WILL TAKE EFFECT SEPTEMBER Act to in the ff Henry efforts to delay the trial of Lucy Barter Earley continue u successfully In the future as they have la the tbe county court of Orange county and not the preme court may hear the case against the widow who U ed for first degree murder for the poisoning of her This possibility a result of Whipple Hearaf 01 Tuesday Two elderly one sat Tuesday afternoon la the Common Council One to retain a death ft was pointed out then Kettle the was not the wife of the deceased and that she bad a She Her claim was therefore the mother of William the award was made til ed two years ago ai Orr's to tha mother of Winfleld and the The other sought to take It away as the man's alleged common law fn order to give Samuel W attorney for the ried time to the alleged marriage of Winfleld to another Referee J. S. Whipple took an was for i bearing Proof was There had November 23 been taken at that time and It was de- termined that Winfleld had a ful wife who survived according to the did and bad no reference as far as he Police Inclined to Story personally concerned as he born in and has lived most of his life in Orange Prior to running for the office of district attorney he was engaged hy the federal as an assistant district at- torney In charge of liquor at he won an en- Vable according to his Mr. Lemon's letter follows in expect to seek to the office of District Attorney on the Republican ticket at the 1927 and taking this opportunity of so your tot that I became -t for that position In 1924..l was not personally acquainted with either the Committeemen or the enrolled and no ment was asked for because 1 a comparative you have bad an ity to observe my work during the past two and It is on my record that 1 feel justified in asking vour I was upon a law enforcement and have used my most efforts to enforce the law and A few figures will show whether my forts have been 1926, to I have tried 36 defendants before In verdicts have been ed. In these 32 defendants liave been convicted and 4 3 of those 4 being ed with operating an automobile wnile In an Intoxicated cases have been argued in the Court of Appeals to resulting In 4 victories for the a result of vigorous and a tightening up in tbe criminal the commission of crime In Orange County baa been with a resultant I Ing off In tbe necessity for long of grand and petit ies The effect of this la a ing to tbe taxpayers of necessary witness juror fees and court a official has rendered good it la not nn usual for bim to seek In flew of tbe record of my I feel that I am en- to the support of those be- lieving In the enforcement of the would appreciate a letter from you advising the sentiment your constituents upon the in well Informed political It was intimated that Mr. Lemon's appeal would find tive ears among the county com V were frank to that while the present district attorney made some er- during first he had worked overcome his early difficulties aurt In the last year Ims Into a con- hardworking servant whose regime has markedly Particularly has he shone In SIKH cases as the Earley where he has been engaged with Henry criminal In a battle of most of ies In the many motions under- taken In the case sr far going to the Mflo represented by the The only name that has been Of Grover Edgett of Found about two miles outside ol Middletown on the Montgomery state er 42, of com of having been waylaid and slugged from behind at road avenue anJ Cottage He said thugs relieved him of contai in a carri ed in a hip Edgett was picked up by and takei on Low Police Ri Paddock went after Hf men Percival Bennett and James told his story in headquarters and w a nights According to the victim's story he was on his way to the Erie station to board the o'clock train for He had haJ several but he declared he was able to walk without Edgett believed he in He told John Gier that he had left hat and overcoat at Middletown Police scouted the report he had been They learned a r in had seen him stagger an the passage In the state senate not die until May yesterday of tbe nick which would amend the code of criminal procedure and extend the jurisdiction of the county court of Orange county to include the trial and tion of Indictments for crimes punishable by The measure has already ed the assembly and now goes to Governor if signed by ease Mr. Eager bad the case opened to show that neither Winfield nor Nettle Winfield had ever been legally married to anyone When vsnt on the witness who had to use a cane to move stared with Sightless eyes in the direction Referee Whipple's She said was staying at a place known as Mrs. at bad known Winfield for 22 years and had lived with him tor a score of on Page HORSE HURT GIVES TALK AT OWNER GIVEN STATE COLLEGE AGRICULTURE Brushed Animal Which William S. Mapes of Mt. Hope I J n The was introduced by ator Baumes on January 18, 1927' and would in particular subdivision two of section 39 o' the code Of criminal procedure At present the Orange county has tbe power to try and mine indictments found therein or seat thereto by the supreme Window Injuring Leg The injuries sustained by a horse at West Point In June last was the occasion of an inquest be- fore Justice Seeger and a jury in Supreme it was nr hn i tha IM an action brought by Lieut. to tor crimes not punishable with Those county courts E' of West to try murder cases an and Monroe counties i3 to aid -n eliminating congestion in tbe supreme TESTIMONIAL DINNER JOHNSON against William of 471 Myrtle There was no appearance en the part of the Tha plaintiff owns a by which passing along one of the ways at the when the auto of the going in the same brushed the causing the horse to kick through the window of a cutting the animal's leg Summarizes Experiences In Poultry Growing William S. of Mount Hope road has home from where be aJ dressed the men gathered for the annual held un der auspices of the State College o' In his talk on Experience In Develop ing a Poultry Mr. showed how farmers in Orange County and elsewhere can be successful In this Others who attended from ty included Farm Burea Manaser C. C. G. D. Musser and A. D. Long. of M. U. Railroad ORDER ISSUED BY P. S. COMMISSION Railroad Company Directed to Prepare Plans and matet of Cost The Public Service at by formal directed the elimination of the highway grade crossing on Dolson over tbe town railroad In this Elimination Is to be made by depressing the grade of tbe street and carrying the revised grade of the In accordance meeting at plans submitted November 17.' The new bridge carrying the railroad will be a single solid through plate der bridge supported on con- crete the widths be- tween which will be 45 feet and with a minimum clearance over- bead of n The new way will he of 34 feet wide with five foot sidewalks on each The railroad company has been directed to prepare cations and estimates of cost These will be submitted for proval and to carry out the work of constructing avenue is on the main highway from York through New Jersey to and on to a statement Issued by the commission at this point Is a traffic count In 192C, showing 5.J99 Edgett left today for SIX INDICTED IN REPORT OF GRAND JURY Only Two of Those Against Whom Bills Were Found Are in Custody Tho Grand Jury made a partial report to Justice at Tuesday and then adjourned to February 28. There were six indictments found and five no Two of indicted are In William of the town of statutory crime In the second burglary in the third and also carrying a Arthur of grand larceny in ths first second Those against whom no bills were Alfred E. Houghtaling of Charles Edward and Joseph of Thomas of Blooming carrying a gun George ing a Clarence of Maybrook unlawful use of an Friends Pay Tribatt to ins Fire Officer The officers and members of Fire Patrol No. 1, New York and a tew close personal friends ered an impressive testimonial din Asst Albert The horse was in the care talt was a of a veterinarian for four months and the leg la now so stiff as to interfere with Its free Testimony was given by the also by Dr. James the and Private Robert The veterinarian testified that the which was worth before the was not worth over and the jury Feb. 5. at f Church and Frank presided as toast mister and several speakers at- the high esteem in which the guest of the evening had been during the past 39 by men Interested in Tbe attorney for the plaintiff was W. F. Z. F. WICKUS AND The marriage Is announced of Marjorie Gertrude youngest daughter of Mrs. E. H. mary of his ia try He started in tlu spring of 1921 with keeping pullets duri 3 hta T' next seas on he started with keep ing 300 and 7" Ilk the lay The following winter he re- 570 In the of 1924 he own He barns into chicke 1...... He hing Ills own He now 1, 000 birds through the A year last 'e started MISS SHEPHERD WED a laying setting aside 200 choice During the year IS died and were The of this was 220 eggs er h In the a good During the past year he sold 10, hides using the crossing from 7 a. m. to 7 p. m. have taken place at the two having occurred f month prior to the beginning of these Tbe city thp railroad company and the Bn reau pf Highways all are in favor of Plans submitted by the town railroad were accepted after brought out at the hearings In the It first ed to leave the but a second plan was submitted to de- W U S favorably Motorcycle of roe Killed By o. May HAD SPENT EVENING WITH HIS BE Mill Testifies She Heird Train aid That fine Did Not Whistle The Jury In the ease of beth as administratrix of the chattels and of Thomas Stephenson her late of against the Erie for his which occurred on May 31. 1926, returned a verdict Tuesday adding toe plaintiff Elected President of Orange Attorney g x Association at annual tor tbe reserved his tion on the rase until Court con- venes on Thursday morning The jury retired and verdict announced at When Court opened Mr Oakes summed up tor ihe deft 40 Franklin A summation for the spuke for 25 and in chargo to the jury for half an to the haj ainter engagement a was taken Ul Thursday m There are several cases masked for this On the call of the in Henry Chadeayne of at bv was elected president of Justice several the Orange County Bar marked and there were 'a at Its meeting heid sufficient number of others for at Monday The various during the next two other officers elected were Peter weeks to make it reasonably of Treasurer tain that the present term iit the and Charles H of Supreme Court will embrace Hf PRESIDENT OF Annual Meeting of Association Is Held At Goshen On Monday i Leslie E J. -i legal of Port The first case in which there of waj any was of and P. Elden of i Elizabeth as were the estate of her brother the of Irving G. Thomas late of of formerly of who was killed by an was j early on the A committee was appointed to 31, 1926. draft resolutions on the deaths of Supreme Court Justices cos and Platt AT AT GOSHEN AND NEWBURGH was not the only i Franklin A llei w th are the lor the Plaintiff and En the Erie electing the jury Considerable time was spent in selecting the the following i n vi 0. of and v. of the win Henry of Mr. attribute mue v E- and of the National Board Zygmunt Francis Wickus of Mid- of Fire Chief John F. D. N. Mr. Edward Capt Babcock of the Fire Patrol Lieut L E. Parsons of No. 1, presented Asst. John ston with a gold badge set with 4 diamonds emblematic of his new to which he responded in his Mr. and Mrs. are spending a brief honeymoon at Atlantic Mr. is proprietor of the Luxor Beauty Parlor and La Mode Beauty NEW 10.- FRANKLIN MAN SEVERELY INJURED i the fine sentiments bv all the speakers and for the Captain Johnston resides at Mon roe and recently save talks in Mid- and Goshen following which these places adopted fire preme Court Justice Joseph Rosen session of naturalization court here The examiner was E. Mr. Mapes attributes much of his success to his feeding He uses following mash which la kept e stantly before the MO of yellow corn 400 of 400 of 300 200 of alfalfa leaf 200 of fish 100 of bone 50 of 20 of At night they are given all the cracked corn they will and in the morning fire pounds of germinated two pound? ct c buttermilk and a ter pint of cod liver oil for 100 150 500 HURT IN NICARAGUA FIGHT Town Held Bv Retaken By Diaz Men Fch After a battle in which hundreds were reported killed or conservative government forces again led Chinandega Tbe rebels who had held the city were reported by the can and who flew over the scene of the erly a kitchen worker at the State did according to He his mendicant role ai was run out of that lage and later showed up at Police believe that after authorities there curbed his Denk went to the Ulster Bounty Arrested by Trooper Edward C of Troop detailed at Saugerties i She stated le he had allegedly posed 22 years of age at the time of his a prohibition Denk was I and was Lhe support of arraigned aS a tramp and sen 62 years of A sistei Leon William Harry Andrew W. John H. S Joseph M. J. W. Hunt Greenwood L. The first witness called was the who is a sister of h- iv Police Justice Clyde F Gardner to serve six months in Albany County Penitentiary It was alleged that Dank had visited several 18 years of resided with government alry In close pursuit One report here said the dead on both sides might reach as high as 150 each and the total of 600. Chinandega fell yesterday when the government troops the About GOSHEN MAN HEADS ORANGE COUNTY A. 4. U. the with machine bayonets and machetes soft drink place but the plan did not work Complaints were resulted ID bis though there was insufficient dence to hold nim on the more serious the matter was to federal SHOWS LINCOLN MEDAL Hulse local are displaying a three-inch with uie re- The Mrs. was the next been afflicted with heart that her eon received 125 per week and gave the money to He was employed a motorcycle policeman for the village of and in the winter was ed in a butcher Expectant Bide The third witness for the cution was Miss Mildred of 19 years AL SAUNDERS SUCCESSOR TO a P. MURPHY AS SECRETARY OF ORANGE COUNTY CIRCUIT 0. A W. ENGINEER IS GIVEN SERVICE EMBLEM o. w. Al of veteran manager of numerous 1 light harness has been S. r. Takes Place of Lawes Robertson Lawes Robertson lias resigned of as to date In connection when a slab of rock full on TUMI Hie office Is that of former his and He lies in has The Patrick T H and P. Murphy as secretary of the ange County experience includes tho Grand cuit meetings at the meetings at and sinner of Amateur Athletic Feh 10 Union for Orange employed a runner In local mines of the New Jersey Company severely injured Monday act of Now Attorney J. n Jr now holds a lucrative Kate It great pressure In to bear on him will nor make bid for the being content condition In the Franklin from a tured broken arms and shock Blood wero Reynolds U an number tf remain where hr fg In a Job of m'n who camo to Franklin that considerably more from Michigan drawn by the has a ulto and three district of tho Metropolitan Dis- Mr Robertson for years op- tho position of and done excellent work His resignation was to ad- age consequent weakened physical UN- work during ill theio hy In tho county who Interested IB amateur two to be run at Grand Circuit u 22 Thonias tary of tho meeting there has an- Entries for this will on February 24, with n payment of and n final payment of amount prior to the Tho Orange County will the Circuit without a out a Dates for the New England meetings were arranged at the recent love in and those for tne later in this just beon The seven tracks in which is offered for and best essay on the life of A i f pi visited 3 lunch The face of the there went t0 a garage on a which is furnished by the Then they went to ie Illinois watch bears a young man left there about 2 H. B. likeness of Lincoln in re- o'clock in the morning and a short of N. formerly of the obverse carries a after was She has been presented with a wreath with space for the train that is f V4 trt I t -j i I. continuous membership name of the by the Brotherhood of Firemen and But one other member of 232 has had this and Connecticut are tribute to dis- six of W of Mr. fourth oldest m in in thp 0. employed 44 lie a fireman in 1883, and was promoted to engineer in He has Trains 11 and 12, bet ween M d- ROYAL Nh The branch of the Royal up rout t night took in i which arc four tracks composing the County Circuit have a program calling for in thus a total of- fering of for wroks of The dates for the entire MWS Juno Juno 1C 18. Juno 21-23 28-July 1- July 4-7. 14-iri. July 10-21. July 2C> 2S. 4. Y CULLIVAN r.n. for tho ho hold it Inr will h Philip KH of of tlm Port of New Charles of Kingston and of Col- U is 200 will dinner nil of U Tho is under the pices of the count VICTIM STARTS PROCEEDINGS FOR ANNULMENT Proceedings heen com- Sector for the annulment of Conn and alias The latter Is now serving a in comity im- by H. FV for m Ar- of ho n. hi District Attorney Lemon took tho t timony of Assistant Attorney served pa posed to have killed -nd that it did not She said they were engaged to be On cross-examination Miss Charleston was shown a statement made to Edward J. of Port assistant claim of the in which she stated did not hear the train and did not Know whether signals were The next witnesses for the were Ellsworth an of proprietor of a lunch Harvey of ono of tho Erie Dr. Charles H. of Connolly of soy W. a conductor on tho train which it is claimed killed the young A. of the village of William 0. a Monroe Elliott of scene of tho and on the which that he did not UM who WHS
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