Tipton Tribune, June 5, 1911

Tipton Tribune

June 05, 1911

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Tipton Tribune (Newspaper) - June 5, 1911, Tipton, Indiana �,-----ii OF REVIEW STARTS ITS SESSION" OK THIRTY" DAYS. If Yonr Assessment is -Not Fair, Tell the Board About it. Second Animal {Died Near Windfall Under Snsi>fcious Circumstances. i-e -board 01" review convened, in session Monday, morning at . 10 o'clock and will be in session for thirty days:. Tins board consists of County Asses-er A. H. Pence. Auditor Tranbarger,, Treasurer Reese, Abe Kiitley and James Hammell. 'j,ie two latter are appointed^ by the court and the others are members of. the board by reason of their of-fkial positions. This board will make a careful review ot" all the property listed for taxation in the 'county and where there are apparent irregularities or valuations ilia; do not seem just, it will be the business of the board to make such changes as may suggest themselves: If, '.he property owner 33 6f the opinio" that his property Lias been given a valuation that, is too high, his recourse is to go befolre this board aitd make complaint This is his onlv opportunity and th board is ths only authority that is V'ailable. He must appear and present his case within thirty days as the board'will adjourn at the end of that time and wil; not be irl session again for a year. Each year the hoard makes a number of changes as it is rjuite natural that irregularities will be found, but-as a rule_ the changes made by the board- are very slight. MANY PLANTS GOING OCT. local Caiiniiisr. Factories Supplying their Growers. It is believed that practically all the tomato plan-s will be in the giound Uiis w._v!;. although there are some growers who may set plants as late as June ]5, but these wil.1 be very few, except in such cases as call for a replanting. Monday mo-r.ing the Fame Canning factory sent out about thirty-five, thousand plants, jthey going to Shaipsville, for parties in that section of the county and each day during the week thousands will be turned over to-grow.ers. Word reached Tipton Monday morning that a cow had died in Wildcat township on Sunday, her death being from an affliction that was believed to have been hydrophobia. It will be recalled that a cow died in that township a short time ago and it was thought the death of the animal was due to the rabies. The animal that died Sunday was in thej neighborhood of the John Mitchell farm, so it. was reported. Charles Dragoo was a business visitor to Kokomo today. = The Good Will club will meet with Mrs. Michael Bath on East Washington -sfreet Wednesday afternoon. - HARRY HI ATT, A YOUNG MAN, KILLED WIFE IN COLD BLOOD. Wife Had Left Husband and He Followed Her to Home of Barents. . I Paul Lang a conductor on the I.. U. T. line is quite sick with an attack of tonsilitis at the home oi Mrs.-Adda Vernon on-West Jefferson St. Mr. and Mrs. James Webster and daughter of Atlanta spent Sunday with her parents Mr. and Mrs. M. G. Katon at Independence. Mrs. E. Perry and Mrs. Nert Perry, of Windfall were here Monday. W. A. Smitson, of Elwood, was here Monday looking after some business. "P. P. Parneil, of Indianapolis, was here Monday. Tfoe household goods of Mr. Parneil a're now.in Indiana-j.olis but he has not arranged for housekeeping. Mr. and Mrs. Waller Shook, son Hugh and daughter Marion spent Sunday at Sharp'sville" with Mr. Shock's mother, tol meet an uncle and aunt, Mr. and -Mrs. Silas O'Xeei of Seattle, Wasn. Mr..and Mrs. George Gay and daughters Beatrice and Fairy went to Npblesville Saturday evening to visit'with friends and Sunday went to near fleers' to attend the Red-mon reunion of which association Mrs. Gay is secretary. STRINGING HEAVIER WIRE. Traction Company to 'Belter Its Equipment this Week. Miss Lena Bath, Miss jErtel and Miss Bath, the latter a sister of 'II. Bath, returned Monday), morning from Chicago, they having been in that city over Sunday. The ladies have beeirspending the past year in Colorado and reached Chicago last week. '.."'' The traction people are putting in -some.heavier-trolley wire along the line at various places, and it is understood that new wire has been bought for the entire line between Elwood and Alexandria. That stretch of wire has been in service for some time and it is not large enough. The wire that will be used "by the company in the future in making repairs and building new line will be of a much heavier quality. Tipton's Best . Musical Event, Thursday night. Five of the shades trees on' the -Shirk lawn at the corner of Main and Washington have been felled owing to the fact that there has been too much shade there and the grass has been doing no good If jou want a guaranteed abstract, one whose correctness is amply insured, have it made by the Tip-Ion Realty- and Abstract Company.-' 18S - � i- if, Ralston, health, correct shape and Floorsheini- oxfords, $4.00 ft $4.50" values, while they last at per pair $2.9S. JThe'Boston Store. tr _-: o � � Saturday evening at her home on North Main -street Miss Lillian Mc-Xary entertained the J. .N. 0. Girls at a pretty miscellaneous shower for Miss Chloe Hershman who is to be a June bride. The home was prettily decorated with cut flowers. Musical numbers and contests were features of the evening. Mii=s Hershman after receiving the shower gift responded in a ioving talk that was wittily given. , Don't forget that, we are selling boys regular $3,00 tan and black oxfords for $1..9S. The Boston Store. tr The Misses Nina and Olive ^er-non, who have been visiting their grandparents, Lewis Doty and wife, at Sharpsville and the'ir aunt Mrs. Oscar Seiss at Windfall, the past, few weeks, returned home Sunday They were accompanied home by Mr. and Mrs. Seiss and children who visr itedwith M-s. Adda 'Vernon and Mrs. Catherine Seiss. , . List your farms -trith 3. A. JLewis There was a shocking tragedy commitleed Monday morning at an early hour at the home of Al 'Toss, a half mile .west of Cicero. Harry Hiatt, a young man, resident of Cicero, shot his- wire through the heart and she dropped dead in her tracks. Hiatt is reported to be a worthless fellow and had failed to support the wife-and two children, they going to'the home of her father, Al Voss and taking the children. She had been there for some three mpnthp. and while she had some fears of her husband she,is not thought to have entertained fears that he would follow her to the home of her father. Details of the crime are to t.he effect that Hiatt left' Cicero early Monday morning, going to the home of the Voss family. Mr. Voss was at the barn doing some work and when Hiatt entered the house it is said the wife divined his intention's and at- At the home of their parents, M| ahd-Mrs. M.;'G. Katon) four mil wjest of- the citj, Harry and Ani^a Kjaton entertained a large compar friends at a most deiigiitf it "Wish Bone" party. The house was p-ettily anil appropriately decorated i; garlands of pink ribbon sfcrar \vjitlv hundreds of.white wish bone The musical. numbers? were give hy the Misses Pearl Mayne, Ine? El ieh and Anna- Katon. Games an|il contests were other pleasing fe; it res. At. a late hour ,'refreahmen wjre served in the dining room, an|il carried out th = pretty color schen oi.fyink and white in the cream .an|i5 ci lie. After the servir.g'eack fee tl Jinan was given a wishbone -and he with j his partner made wishes w.iich - were then told to the .o.thqir followed her, firing a bullet into her heart. She fell dead and Voss turned the weapon upon himself, firing a bullet into his forehead, but the ball glanced and rippdd the flesh from the upper center ot the forehead to the lower part if the scalp, not breaking the bone and- doing no harm asidt* from .starting the blood. It is plain that Hiatt had carefully laid his plans. It was his intention to kiil his wife and then take* his own -life. He is said r.o have made no attempt to escape, the marshal of Cicero arresting him and holding hirri until' the Sheriff of Hamilton county could reach there and take him in to, custody. While the young man was being held at the little hall in Cicero awaiting the arrival of the sheriff it is. said there were many threats of lynch law and all that was needed at that time was a -leader. The sheriff got Hiatt out of town at the earliest, possible moment. Hiatt; and his wife had been.married for sevei'al years' and two children survive the mother. Hiatt was regarded about Cicero as a worthless character and it was .known that he would not provide for the wife and little ones. They were forced to return to the home of the wife's father owing to the neglect of Hiatt. ; giiests. The telling of these wishe! wjis the.occasion of much merriniei aild jolity among the crowd. Flas light pictures of the .crowd were tal e'4. � _ . a -| � ' Those present were Miss Xancf: Lee Youug, of Brownwood, Texa wjilliam Gra.y, Miss Pearl Mayr.Wg cut. v . Rajf morids, dinner family. i Thornton and Chloe Sin of near- Ekin, were Simda guests of-C. W. Eaton anil Plain and brick ice ereaiii at thj Blue Front Drug Store. Prompt d� livery]to-all parts of city. is! TRUSTEES OF COUNTY SELECTED SUPERINTENDENT. Battle a .Gruelling'One and feistcd Through Spxty Ballots. Mrjjanil Mrs. Albert Holmes spe Sunday in Soutli Bend, the gues4 of the hitter's sisters. Mrs. Ralp|i Windbigler' and family. Th4 greatest, special ever offere|d -ladles |$:1.00 and $3.50 tan ank black! oxfords i!.9S. The Bostoln RtoreJ i George Groves and'Wife and Jo! Gj-ubb and wife, of N'oblesville, an|il Sophia and May Ba'lser, of Elwooi' were Sunday guests at the home c| County. Clerk Groves. The greatest special ei,|er un"ere|-jl -ladies .$3.00 and $3.50 tan and black oxfords 51.9S. The Bostoji Store, ]'- (|f . Mr. and Mrs. Geo. .Tester elite: tained at:dinner Sunday! at thej^ home, three miles west ofkown, M and Mrs. Chas,. Sizelovle and soKi Craftpn, of Windfall'; � Mrj and. Mn Broderii-k and Mrs. Geo.; King, c||f this city, i . .  �  If ypu'haven't a:Major C. colt, the ones your neighbors have. see :!f The Sailor Rrntjiwrs of Kokomi who own and operate a system t]f furniture? stores in, this state,! wet here this; morning inspecting th Leatherman auto' truck. They wi prpbably ^install the trucks in all c| their-stores. ! i . ! The greatest special ever offereH -ladies $3.00 and $3.50 tan anil black,oxfords $1.98: The Bostoii Store.::; .�� v-\ �-, r .- -; The trustees of"#the various townships of Tipton county came in Monday morning for the purpose ot naming aj) county ' superintendent, the law. fixing the first-Monday in June as the time to make this sel-ectlon.  ' '  ." The board � was. in gession. at 10 o'clock and proceeded at once to tire balloting. The candidates we're Denton Summers,- the present, incumbent, CardweU. ot" Prairie township. Hamilton of Liheffy. and Henri- or Wildcat. On the first ballot Summers got two-votes, Cardwell two. and the other candidates one each. This continued throughout. thirty ballots with a few changes when there was^a'n adjournment for dinner. , After dinner- the voting-began about the same as it was-during the forenoon, with IRtle variations, until the forty-eighth 'ballot when Summers got tftree ' votes- and this brought the auditor into the-' fight, he. haying1., a vote after that ballot'. During the morning no votes were cast for anybody save the announced candidates but the afternoon a number of outsiders were voted for Or. the sixtieth ballot Summers got four votes and was declared elected. Mr. ;Sunmiers has served' twelve years" in that office and. has given splendid satisfaction, hfe being re-' garrled as a good school .man -and It is believed tint his selection will give eminent satisfaction.' ' - The fight was hard, but was. conducted in a spirit of friendliness,, so far as was, apparent.' Andrew Tucker, one of the residents of Atlanta, is lying al*fe3 home in that place 'in a very serious condition, it being feared that ha can not servive. Some time ago he suffered a stroke and he: was the victim of s. "second attack Monday morning. He is eighty-one years- of age and it is, feared that he-can not live.. THE REDMON REUNION".' Big Gathering of that Family Sunday Near Cicero. � Memorial day .was oh'served ..Sunday by the-members of ...the Modern Woodmen lodge- of this citv. ' Extra special'value' boys'-' tan ami black $3.00 oxfords $'I..9S. The Boston Store. tf George Frisz was at Indianapolis spending Sunday with his wife at the hospital. She is getting ajoiis nicely and will be at home in a week it is thought. Special value in- childs' oxfords at 9Sc. The Boston-Store. tr V .One suit was filed in the Tipton circuit court .Monday,- It being an action of Joshua rhiger against Alva W. Foster, suit on a note- for. $100. Mrs. Ed Partlow, of this city, is confined to he.r, home hy illness, she being quite ill. and it is feared slie can not recoverv ~ :'  � ' Tan and black oxfords for- men regular $4.00 and $4.50 Values at. $2.9S. The-Boston-Store. tr T. W. Yeager who is doing sl'e- ial settlement work fqr-the Johnson Harvester .cohipahy -at. Vincennes and territory ..spent Sunday with his wife and daughter. Mr. and .Mrs. John Kleyla and family 'spent Sunday with Otto Tritt-schuh arid family., - Grand j Concert,' -Thursday night. M. E. church!" - . ' -- ' ' .'.-'; � I ---* '*-- Mr; and'Mrs. CalHolman, daughter Blank he and their guest Miss Mrytle 'Gooklns of Varsailles, Ind., spent Sunday at the^ECokomo park.. - Read'our: want roluun every aaj The twentyjsecoud annua! retiEios. '�of'the Redmou family next Sumisy at the Shear grove west of Cicero and a most enjoyable, time wss hai by all. Several members of ths re-unic-n were not present. . .Mr. JohE Bryan of Converse. Ind., who. is the ol.'est member! was dangerously ilf at the home oi!. his. son Win. Bryai in Kokomo on jthis day and his illness kept five families from attending. The hard;rain at Muncie caused'several families in and about that city to remain it home. As the, noor. hour approached a luncheon 'v&s prepared frorii the well filled baskets'-that each guest-had gotten ready before their coming. Thej oil stov* was operated by. Geo. Gay of our city, the fine coffee was made o~-Mrs. Geo. Hawkins of N'obleivLUa..-.' and it. was served By a lady who -f^^- paid to -wait the table.. Wihec all guests were seated about this taWn. � Bill Si-roggins says the Senate com mittee "should investigate the jicsr-pots in Tipton and call at 22 S. Main -street for their good cigars, candies and ice cream. . '- - - J. M. SHEA. Kokomo is going to make i change in the location of-the'waste boxes that .were1 -placed on the street* of that .city, the business men objecting to them being on the'walSx. ihey will be placed in the alleys.- Thomas Bolton, ' of Indianapolis, who has been here for so>-'. T/C. Bonn and son of flillisburg, were en-terta'iheil Sunday at the home of 3Ir_ arid Mrs. J. P: Mallicoat at their home' on North Green street. Walter Kemp,-who was here.far x--few days on a avisit.to his, parent*, loft Saturday for Arkansas,- he returning to look after the rice ptaote-tion. which Mr. Kemp owns there* this being the time oi year wltea tk� planters are-"busy with  the -painjui 60 ;