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   Washington Gazette (Newspaper) - September 8, 1906, Washington, Indiana                                Tejlyoar iksiglikor of Tte Davisws official and tetter VOLUME SEPTEMBER WKKKLT MHTKHf 4 THE OAZETTB AMD HBUU be fatal to the shock news of his duath woul her but she withstood better than was expect and waa fined The fine waa Burgett waa given orders to keep his place closed Sunday tou failed to After two or warnings the officers arrested the mm bar of democratic national COM fie says UqU DEATHS OF TH Patrick died suddenly of epilepsy Sunday after THE TEACHERS Tho Douglass of th First Presbyterian church conduct ed the opening Professo Black followed with doin chorus While sitting In the at EXCITEMENT PREVAILED FOR SOME or four friends about the clos of the saloons on Sm or pitched from sedt the present1 democratic In tbe hands ot the trusts cad eof It Is supposed that Waljh win ally fcttwett Hearst in tlje forming ot a new Bryan and Jadge Parker ale not but they are homb throwers an right The judge threw a destructive one into tbe 8t Louis convention tn 1904 with bis tole cram declining to accept the nomi nation on containing ttw tree silver and Bryan heaved penally deadly when is uttered his lapproral of tfce goveri ownerfchlp fad in bis famous Xadiaon Square speech laat afasons arc getUax twenty to tb ty an ioar now ban under tte democratic sd tratlon with worlfnow ing them Uslead of them hunting as they bad to do In AE tbe the crafty Davis ot Greene county will ask these sam t masons to tote for him for congresji in order that he may appear in halls of national legislation In op position to republican policies republican president OM Cfty Treasurer Announces This Year That He WHI Vote For Republican Nominee for Thomas excity treasurer has announced his de termination to rote to return John This pub lic declaration will cause no astonishment to the close personal friends of the for be has isald privately for serinal that ve his support to whose tn Democrat many daaiocrats of Mr Underdowns lib eral While Underdown has been forking quietly among his friends for Ohaney for eonie time until now he fias made no pub lic utterance on the subject but he felt that he wanfed the public to understand fully hla end with this end to vieW he handed following open letter to tie editor of this newspaper j Tuesday after noon The Democrat makes Ion strong talk about 4he independent Tote of Darleaa county In Ita aO tempt to work its confidence game on the republican of the Independent voting is fine according to our eateemed conteni especially if voting 4s done against republican candidates for of Oor Tfclrd street friend la arir It pate the Independents on tbe tack with one band and wlti the to pleaae the radical It iwritea staring and epi prortng headUnea for tbe declaraj tion of of the demos committee tba the president of the United States a a fourflusher and a foxf politician wtio has no consideration for bia word of g We congratulate the people of Judicial circuit made up of counUea of Sullivan and Greene id nomination by the of Charles Henderson of Bloom field for If be 4s Henderson will be an ornament M the Indiana fcireult and we consider that hla opponent ij John Riddle of who faaaj Obtained his nomination on the dem r ocratic ticket through the ment of methods of the moat quest tionable it seems that Btoomfields lawyers election ought to be reasonably certain although the circuit Is normally k The voters of the present and properly are inclined to took oqi s the judicial bffice aa one that pot toe dirtied with partisan politics Of aJl the local offices the people arft called upon to fill that of the circuit Judge should be freest from oes that are debilitating and demorl i Bryans declaration favorable the iTOTernment ownership of as might be expected raised a storm of protest Govern ment ownership involves a ohangej In methods entirely too radical for the people of the United Tbe Nebreekans position on this question will he received fay the socialistic element of population with a dei Mght that will not be for It is In a an approval of their peculiar notions about tbe sup pressing of ment ownership of railroads wdult fo a long way toward the destroying the Incentive for Individual It increase alarmingly tbe already large army of office liolders who regard themselves of federal iwfaq Jook to Washington as the source of UNDERDOWXS To the Editor of Tbe Washington Herald j 3 You are at liberty toi In your paper irhat I hare been saying to my friends for several weeks thatil have made np my mind to cast my vote this fall for John Oi Cbaney for congress believiag that his course tn the house at representa tives thus far has been that he Is justly entitled to n election at the hands of the people of the Second Indiana dis I was In the United States navy as mate on the Galatea and and I have been especially interested in Chaneys attitude toward the soldiers ana the It appears to me that his record in congress Is proof that he and sincerely the friend of the and the sailors t and I know from my personal observation thiit he JIM given best endeavors to their welfare without asking their politics His position on the invalid pension committee has made It pos sible for htm to do the things for the soldiers that he has in his heart to In I will say that while the question of his kindness to the Union aolUers and sailors has attracted me to him particularly I feql beyond the question of hit work for his election will Or of greater benjsflt to the whole people of the regaVjess pollticsji than would be the election of his opponent In the He Is in n posl tlon to do as well aa to and promises hat have no chance of performance are not worth i I aware yon that I will do all that lies In my power to Insure the return of Ohaney to Sincerely i THOMAS Late Mate of Galatea and i Underdowns letter clearly seta forth if the He can not see where there Is any possibility of tjie election of neya democratic opponent being of advantage to the people of the dis trict It it of that the congressmans demotion to the In terests of the union soldiers ds one of the movipg causes that induced Underdown to take the pronounced stand But that Is not the only He feels that Chaney Is a position to dp more for the people of the district than vis could Thomas Underdown waa city treasurer ot for twen ty years He always was elected thedemocratlc tick but he always a heavy republican vote on account of the con fidence the people had in him as a j f afthful and honeit It is not likely that there is a parallel service as a municipal In his letter of Ms service in the navy of the United in Indiana to his Underdown epeaks Inf addition to the their support rather than on Waab4 ington as a government supported by government owner of railways would be a long stride toward the establishment a nation of whose ambl Uon would to work as as possible and draw pay from an emasculated Uncle Indiana llanorlaws are not In twentyfour hours at every week except iwhen a legal bollday or aft election day falls on week taere are eighteen hours in which tbeisato of Intoxicating liq uor may go on under lawful restrlci A should be able to get enough to drink in tbe eighteen hours favorakle to it in eacb workl Ing We shall have to confess that we do jhot see the exact puri pose of Che Jaw ttiat prohibits the sale of liquor on a legal If there is any time when a man may drink without hurting it Is when he has leisure from his oc It may be said that the same theory could be applied to the Sunday laws but Sunday laws based on tie sentiment that had Its origin in tbe commandment which admonished the children of Israel to remember the Sabbath day to keep H And we believe that the people 4re not ready to give over the Loris day entirely to the pursuit of pleasures of tbe flesh and lusts of It is a vexed and all of us discuss ft ought to bear in mind the excise regulations and tbe and if that of the lawij against ordinary misdemeanors and serious time be spent on the vessels he was for time on the fa mous federal the doing service for which he was de tailed on of the absence of one of the Monitors minor KERMODE OX POLICE There will be no change in tbe office of deputy marshal at this It is Chief Corning will retain William who has been deputy marshal for several on account of his experience with the details of tbe police Kermode baa tbe reputation of a active and a levelheaded of and It Is felt that his services are indispensable to tbe new Smith who waa employed by thefire committee to fill a vacancy In the flre depart ment a iweek ago with the under standing that he should have a per manent place if bis appointment met with the favor of the mayor and has been given the place by the mayor and it is understood that the council will confirm the appoint ment at next Owing to the peremptory resignation of a member of tfce It nec essary to supply the vacancy at once last MondayI and Smith was put on by the flre Tbe GREENE MAX FOR The socialists of the Second con gressional district In convention at Vlncennes Labor day nominated John a of Greene for The convention was heid in Hoffmanns Perry and Second Frank Scheuker of Vlncennes was both temporary and permanent chairman and ZInkan of this city The per manent secretary was Charles Van No resolutions were offered except one approving the national and state of the socialist and tils was passed V Among the Washington men who attended the convention wereMich ael Harry Henry Herr Frank Dryer vand tanlel CHANEYIN ENGINE Congressman Jofin Chaneyof who wasHo make an ad dress at Bedford missed appoTntaentVof tbe fain Llnton by about five rynf n stunptuary never regarded In mayor of department heads will come up for confirmation by the council at the regular meeting a week from next Monday Mayor Russell not yet deter mined on the personnel of the new city board of j except the sec and he decided to ap point Waldo Willef ord The announcement of this appolnt mlnutes and could iot get a so the raUroaid conipany ordered the local switch engine at Llnton to make the was no ca boose Chaney was compelled to ride In the tinglnej LABOR DAY Labor was andthe union toller as king Whether he ment with the other one j worked at beijoh In foundry of whom will be a likely on the will bo made iat tho next meeting Of STEVEN8QJT Former Vice President Adlal Stevenson Isengaged in writing n the subject matter of which will be largely composed of sketches of public with whom he has come in Tbe pages will also contain the experiences of the writer in his early career as a CLAUD Bloomingtofi Lleb formerly Bloomlngtoa high school Is the guett of and south Lincoln street He will at Bhortridge this he was paid All business except that was absolutely necessary was suspended Monday to observe tfie day IB ah appropriate ESlJltE Crooke Forsythe of real estate have sold the James near of 120 acres to Ayres of Bllnoii for also the Blough West pf con taining fifty iicres tor THE JJD jiVENT OJfJ Tho lid Sunday It tilted slightly In two or in stances but the Ameers promptly slapped it hick on John Burgett got cjiughtyln the sHgbt tilt Professor Gers chose for ibis sub plants and He spok of the growfih of the the foo necessary and the yield of frul showing how care should b taken to cause the tree to yield th best and largest per of fruit Professor Gers urged the teachers to spend time on He expressed his pleasure in the coop eration received from the teacher for the Professor Starbuck had tbe las His talk was full of Inter est and the esteem in which be 1 held by the teachers of Davlesa coun ty after two Institutes was well ex pressed In the hearty applause ac corded him as bo closed his weeks Friday Afternoon Theinstitute began at on account of the toatl game at the The Dixon company enter tainers were present and favored the institute with a number Of read ings and violin Professor Qers addressed in stitute upon In his talk he showed the chemical changes food undergoes and by a the relative values of and the amount required for the body Professor Gers pleased his audience In both lessons Friday and left many helpful ideas with the teach Professor Starbuck spoke con cernlng the growth of the mental aspect of the noting the changes in Its life and the condi tions that affect the child at differ ent He showed how things4 should be done Tith a child as the periodb The institute adjourned anil more tiban a hundred teachers went to the baseball park to witness the con The game resulted favorably to the teachers and Superintendent McHenry consequently was sat isfied as he only consented to ad journ institute after the teachers had promised to win the Friday Evening The entertainment at the Peoples hall Friday night was one of high musical Miss Vaugh with the violin and Miss Barrett in special readings pleased the audi The musical numbers were of special Miss Bar rett gave LTrovatore as a piano se The hall was comfortably Nine teachers ond one the defeated the clerks In the toasball game Friday the score being 10 to 7 in favor of the The clerks the game in the first two then got generous and started to throw The umpire most willing ly assisted them In giving tho con testback to the The clerks bad it all their own way until the third Then the balloon began tugging at its strings to get In the fourth it made its soaring high into the clouds while the clerks ooked on In amazement mixed with the teachers becoming bl arlous in the What few remaining strings to the big thing there were the umpire mercilessly slashed in two and It whisked en tirely FOR THE Two young persons of this city who have been working In the Bos ton store wiH leave soon to enter schools that will prepare them to become a priest and a the son of Louis janitor at he court will go to Melnrad in Spencer county Septem ber where he will study to be come a priest Six or eight years will probably be required to com plete the Miss Mamie Lau of 301 west Third will go to Marys of the at Terre Haute soon to enter the She has been working as a clerk at the Boston Lauby worked up stairs at the same A son of Vollmer of this city Melnrada studying to become a i CREATED People In the neighborhood of he Buckley school house southeast of the have been complaining of late of tho misconduct of persons who have been coming there from Sunday night the sheriff was notified that some persons were there creating a Fltz erald went to a place south ofthe school house and arrested four per sons who ave their names an San ford John LlzzJerUp lold and Nellie all of whom were They were fined i The last communion for the con erence year will be held at the First church next Sunday conducted by the At evening worship the music Wll be uraished by the combined church and Sunday school making a choir of about forty i Drowned In Waters of White River at Edwardsport Ilnrlal ground and expired In le Frank tho than five Main east street Heiley tho second hand firm of Hoaley and one on two others v ere sitting In the hallway with Trulnor when the fatal attack Cpmment on the putting on of the II There lit considerable among relatives In Davless feeling shal Liictati his offlco was county Trulnor declared himself Urges Illinois Den crats at Once to Begin Fight to Hfc State Conventio William Hi as the gnedt of j by tho recent state the Chicago delivered ulso declared Itself In Tuesday within cUht houpi f Bryan tho next democratic 1 two tlrst nnomlnco for Bryan not who took which wan at a given In Tnn anj political methods un hla honor by tlu members of the but Informed Uio drimo mado and n favor of and atEdwardsport over tho drown ng Of tho sevenyear the saloons being closed ojn He had hardly Jlnlshed bis remarks before be fell from his Healey old son of Perry Tomey of grabbed Trainor and held him In a Saute In White river nt Edwardssitting tlilnklng port The feeling on the recover In a few pelled to walk to Plalnvlllo present at his sons part of some of the joys relatives ft said to have been so strong that hcy refused to allow the boys fath er to ride In tho funeral procession rom Edwardsport to Plalnvllle Monday afternoon and he was corn to be It was rumored that as soon as William an uncle of the heard his being drowned he ordered tho athers arrest but this ho vigorously lenled at the coroners Inquest Mon At Edwnrdsport foul play was inspected by many and Intense ex itement prevailed for some time allowing the The lad met his death while he was visiting his Minnie Clinton of Tomey and his son left the Clinton home for he station with the Intention of re urhlhg to Terre The father ays that Instead of going direct to he elation he and the boy went to he river with the Intention of dig ging for The lad got ue ond his depth and before his father ouldi lend assistance The iody iwas recovered in a short Coroner Buley of went o Edwardsport and sifted down everal ugly but so far has obtained no evidence that will at ach any crime to Tomey hls Tobable verdict will bo accidental j Tflie boys who was Miss lary Rogers of Bogard led gome time George lives south of Is an un lo of the dead was but died His body was tnkeh to morgue and prepared for ho would A physl Iroquols dealt imlnly with iiiany of whom were deleghtes tho political questions If the to the recent stud khat Tho second waa If they accepted Sullivan they could made at a banquet given In lilx honnot indorse him In any Ho or by the Jefferson was dfInformed them emphatically ihnt voted to National he would none of the approv Roger Sullivan of al of tho democrats of and resignation Bryan hail ho repudiated their recent In heforo medical I ed but who WI13 indornud Idorsiaient of hlim Bonhams Ill was then taken to Tralnors board Ing Elizabeth Downeys residence on east Walnut Tralnor had suffered frjom epilep sy for fifteen ontvtcnty Epi leptic attacks cama htm at cer tain times of the some being light and others Occasionally an attack left hlmjln suck a condi tion that he wasuAable t work for a few Tralnor fortysix jjears Ho was born InMartin dounty and came to Davless wtth his parents at the age of live or slx Upon arriving at manhood he Several j years went He returned years and started a store at Tor several years hje was lostmaster About sixteen months ago he cnmc to Washington and went Into file saloon Traluors parents are He was n single Foui Harrison of Rlc mrd and William of Kansas Owen who lives In the and Miss Maggie who aro 1 liven in Chicago took ago In a up few XKW AT CITY 1MSSIXG OK THK There are five new faces at and The year of grace 193Swill soo about tho city hull Thay the passing away of tho last veteran are those of Mayor Uobwt of the civil according to itho Treasurer Paris City tables and statistics Just compiled In Clerk Charles Marshal the pension Thlrtytwo years clan Corning and Street Comiiilsi from will bo only the slonor Jesse who took their offloes that Theao tho younger generation to keep green graves of tho boys of Cl on officers will be seen there for thruo years and four months to their terms ending at thAt Decoration In spite of tho fact that there wero no loss than 738 survivors on July Thatthe With the induction Into offlco of i rate of decrease In their ranks from these men comes a complete repubj death Is rapid be howqvor llcan control of the The ho show that flee of city civil engineer by a Thomas This Is tho only offlco of Importance not filled by a A few minor offices are filled by passed away In tho single month of Aa a matter of It Is probable that a considerable shorter period than thirtytwo yijars who Is nj T Sister of lie sister 1IUCES OF Superintendent Cotton of iu department of Instruc on has notified school officers of tie piIce of text books to be sed In the public schools this Montgomerys Leading Facts of merlcan which Is re dopted by the board of ells for C5 The prices of the thor text books are as follows Scott Southwr fo u In book 2j exchange cents Scott Southworths ons In book 40 eats excange 28 In and y cents exchange 15 cents tl ary Ihy olopy and by 0 cents exchange 25 cents pelting by George 0 cents exchange CELEBRATES Ninety of the neighbors and rlendB of Abraham the ellknown retired farmer who lives n the Bedford road Just northeas f tho gathered at the Perkins ome Sunday forenoon to help erklns celebrate his sixtythird It was a surprise to which was helped by Wnt crrlne and Captain who early In tho morning and took hn for a long drive while the party as Dinner was served rom Improvised tables on the lawn ndflr the maples In front of the and the day proved to be one f the most enjoyable in the lives Perkins and his excellent ife Among the guests were sov ralof Perkins old army com MONTHOP When the year began In eptember was the seventh of the onths and was properly called By the beginning of the ear two months earlier the nanie ecame as is likewise case with Its three November and ilion Julius Caesar reformed the nlendar he gave to September n but the poor old montli was olibed of It by and so It aa since remained only thirty days The Saxons called it Gorst or barley because ley then gathered their barley one of great Importance to lem on account of beer they rewed from OF HEART Amelia wife of John the who has been se lously ill of heart trouble at her ome on west Main does not Her William dropped dead of heart Tlionms Stringfellow Thomas a wdll known old man of this died at his home at 512 southeast Fifth street Monday niornlng fom heart trouble and old He vas seven tythree years old and lived here about fifty Si ringfollow was born It near In lf33 land when twenty years old to lit three uunty was at various places for two or finally coming to this In His iccupatlon was mining but ho had n Jt worked for a number yearn he was a H wife and one String fellow of Terre Jeniilo n politics leaves a who lived Jennie northwest of died She was one of thioldest women In the being elghtyljoiir years MethodlHt Several ililldren Shu the lu Millions FiillMr 1 John HtKhaioqi of Buchnnon if oltT Who for two vears was In business died nt his homo In Lavfrcncevllle Saturday from He spent mine time under tho care of a spe tlall at and con other eminent iordnnM Uncle uncle of ed Satur Jcnnings iring from a complication of Masi mo Nicholas an Juxepli Gordon d day miirniiig at his home It Hehad stiffq nt has lonR beep cine of the st Infltientlnl clilzena o his com says tho Keynioui Republi He was slxtynina yeprs of age andwas born A ons and two and a host of other relatives n4d friends Tho fuiieral was lield Mon day morning at thfJ Catholic church nt Four Katherine Xarrlco the home of her died at Kate Gill at Sunda morning from an attack of seventynine years old and In Wlien a slie came to Martin coun die lived until ftve or six when she Shf lavci moved eight to C Louis and Will of this co of FarmeiKburg and Mary Grl lor and Elizabeth I funeral services were hell Peters at Montgomery She waa was born oung girl ty where years ago Bart Kate will see the passing of the last civil The like is In war for the is the control of the all naturally Increasing of the county offices the excep tion of the county superintendent and the county assessors be ing occupied by Of the ten township seven are republicans and three This Is the first the his tory of Washington that the repub licans have had control of the city with tho exception of a months In whohn Joseph Wilson was mayor and the council evenly there belli five repub lican councllmen anJ live dl At present more than twothirds of all of Uncle Sams pensioners ore of the civil slnco the compilation of figures on July which shows their number as gives a grand total of than enough to populate ahy of nt least twenty stncea of tho to say nothing of several hun dred counties or fnlrHlzed With twotljlrds of tho present pension list dono away ond may nell wonder what Uncle 3am would do with tho hundred million Ic They control more or which would In a short by counbe saved from present expeudl cilmans Wilson also It Is not boyond tbu range died In and was possibilities that a new war may ed by a John came since this country Sas With tho retiring of Thomas lavoragtxl at least oho war to a gen Underdown as city treasurer runus oration from Its Then the end of a remarkablif oXce hold the Philippines In their present Ing ttnto of peaceful and assimilated twentythree years of rontlmiuui j may bn counted on to service In the city rriMswnrs furujsh a fair number of serving thre In years as deputy treas at death of forsomo time to City Treasurer then In1j as nv i Jat tin IAKTV elected by the plratlon of hi of each elected until tirrn the Ust eliy was when It for a Haitlnp Mr tnjcrdown li h IUIIK tiint he finally he known as the the A dsintch from Sullivan Tuesday Cyrus candidate for on tho deniocratic tlck Alvlu ilimocratlc chalr tunn of tho Socond district Jolin the democratic npailnuo for Judge uf the M fur frciin i lit Sullivan and mo county rnmmlttco ir 10 ord likely His nfflce holding rc ixiuoty candidates here not In the A RKKKilOlS The Catholic Columbian published nt In tho current till of tho llira tlon ly a sister of D was and DU trlct Chairman niado a In which he said that he ti d npor i county In the i thu for tincfiiinij lo fiuLr In ih iiipriarhliiK inm Ho predirted the iliMtlon and reareJ In liirr townslilp and In Davis to conRress and ncild that conditions are favorable for Bond ing several additional democratic well known In ths of tin silver Jubilee or her protvssiun aa a Benedictine The Record siya coflKnssmcn from IVIef Sister addresses were also made by the silver Jubilee of Kiddle and McDow tlcus August coonty are somewhat disorganized was known in tli0 world as Nora as aresult of tho recent judicial a native of Davirss and the leaders Order may have some i IH ie rollnly anil Th merllnz i pii to remedy this and entered Benedict In Oijlin about thirtyone years since she has been actively in teaching the various schools at tached to the Sistlr IJoulfaco Is A member of a remarkably relU lous which have c tothe service f are The auxiliary J llidian ami the IUv Timothy Slatiolli isters nicamo in th Dr der of of The at Tuesday 1RVRLS IX Jodie soventcen years and two whih grubbing for mussels In thb Patoka olght miles south of I disposed the name In White Tuesday found two pearls the of for Two jboyBby of Thompson found a pear near I II 1 at last morning tho a small maroie Wednesday and it was fearedthewhich Is saidto worth another snutll bonfire hall List Three liiorifishnets went to Join those captured hy the deputy tjifiM lriilay They wore found tinpossession of David Dcckard i Jacobs station and Derkird waa lliifd with both Ho staid the The war diiis found tins nets In IVckards nliilc he nway from Tbe wai tin tirst trial un der i lie ICobert his iitllcc Saturday morning the wardens say their work here 18 about It would be best for Hie man with a flxhnvt to li on miard or elae destroy Canble and Mathers Ut Worthlnston on affidavits sworn iiit by Stato MONtMKST TO j and Stetson Tlio union mn of riiawiil with Each Monday dedicated u i Only one member of thN fuvored family In ami entered the married SALK OF John c townshlp3 mos prosp sold a of clover Wednesday for he ralsd I x t of Kliiuiic us at Ilinora On 10 thitt the monument to pi slid ty bctn tho founder ot Labor for for hll bfore Squire Dobbins next at   

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