Monticello Express, October 29, 1885

Monticello Express

October 29, 1885

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Monticello Express (Newspaper) - October 29, 1885, Monticello, Iowa THE MONTICELLO HERRICK BACH FOR AND ALL FOR VOLUME JONES OCTOBER NUMBER THE MONTICELLO PUBLISHED EVERT HHTFIRIOX Sc Editors and Terms of Subscribers out of 15 cents additional for The Happy The little ring that fixed things at the late democratic county convention is all broke up over he exposures made by THE Our friend Pat Washington is unusually He has been posing AS the friend of the tax payer and boasted of his ability to lug the ticket and it Causes him untold anguish that THE EXPRESS should mention the fact that be had his thousand dollar four or five of assessed at only ten dollars more per as he admitsthrough his mouth the than his neighbors worth only from to are But that THE EXPRESS should expose the swapping done by him three years and by which he then secured his that m Pats opinion is the unkindest cut of Wicked the would be is quite He has again rushed into under the pretense of correcting or Mon gers chapter of his life and publishes a long drawn out wail to show that he was much poorer than be at first and that he loved his brother Davis much more th an he hud He has also induced his to write up a harrowing tale of and has gotten Mershon to sign it and has had that He has probably by this time read the state ment published in last weeks showing that he received eighty acres of land from his aged parents under a writ tenapd sealed promise to support David as be and will doubtless and whine and shed crocodile te ars through the columns of the Journal this Poor persecuted Weaver And the would be repre has been He is flit ting about and reperanabulating the county with renewed trying to explain getting a certificate of character and secretly cursing himself for ever having been a candidate at And in his rat tled it would be cruelty to furth er mention He is seas over and will soon occupy u stall at Independence at the expense of They are a happy very hap py but immediately after the elec tion they will pass into an endless ob Political Items from the They say thu horny handed yeoman of is out electioneering the voters and kissing the babies at the usual dollars a Ben is one of the most disinterested democratic in the revenue But verafraidtodobusmessinhisown name once beat Jones county out of several hundred dollars and can pay the snap as well as Devolson Weaver ought to kick himself and shoot Monger for writing up such a babyish whine as appeared in last weeks Anamosa Wea ver furnished the skeleton and Monger clothed the thing with brinyeyed rhetoric in a stylo and at a length that he Intended should be touch Weavers pocket We are really sorry that Weaver has made himself the laughing stock of the county in this IT CANT BE RUBBED the first page of this issue is an article from the Monticello reciting facts ot record concerning some crooked transac tions by Devolson democratic candidate for The fact that stands out most and cannot be dis is that disclosed by the agree ment signed bv Weaver and East By this stipulation it was expressly covenanted in case certain condi tions were not the notes given by Easterly were to be null and With out wailing for Easterly to test the patent purchased from he Weaver disposed of the pocketed the and coolly allowed erly to whistle for bis rather for the materialization of the judgment enter ed in favor of This stands against Weaver on the county records nn undisputed and just debt to who was deliberately confldenc ed by Weaver after the latter had entered into an explicit and binding in the faithful and honorable observ ance of as every fairminded person will the notes should have been cancelled or returned to Easter Dishonesty and trickery are indelibly stamped upon this and Weaver cannot met it wiped out by hiring Monger to weep for him at the rate of fifteen cents a Has Weaver Reformed The claim is made for Weaver tha he has reformed and is trying to lead i better since his pas record has been made is making the same If that is true why does he not pay the judgments in favor of Jones Easterly and others He has abundance of property to do it He not only does not pay these judgments nor make an effort to right any of the wrongs of his past but is constantly practicing his old To illustrate In 1869 in the name of obtained a tax deed of yt of in this IS either he nor Molt took possession of the For more than eight years the laud has been 4occupied by Maria a poor as a she having a deed of the About two months ago Weaver sold this land to one George of Jackson for anil caused a quit claim deed to be executed to by Mott and It was expressely agreed at the time by Weaver that if Kelsall could not obtain peaceable possession of the that would return the Weaver knew perfectly well that by the statute of limitations his tax title was null and and that he could confer no title upon Kel Ball demanded possession of Sue consulted her atto Remley and was advised of her and so refused to give Kelsall then consulted Sheeau and found that the deed of Mott and wile was not worth the paper it wast written He therefore demanded of Weaver the but that gentleman flatly refused to pay it Weaver has doubtless used lus money to defray his campaign This is the sort ot a man that Pat Washington and Battles hoisted upou the cratic convention as a candidate for and they are now trying to bull doze the people into voting for The whole crowd will be buried as they ought to next Dennis of Castle has contracted with Booth of for a fine Columbia marble to be created in Castle Grove cemetery over bis wifes At the time of going to press last week we had not received a copy of the con tract executed by Devolson the conspiracy candidate for and his binding them to support Devolsons parents and insane The statement we made concerning the mat ter entirely having been taken from the but as peo ple desire to see the instrument we give a certified copy of it At the time of executing this agreement it will be remembered that Weavers parents ex ecuted to him a deed tor the undivided half of 160 acres of land in Linn the consideration being the contract re ferred It will be seen that the cun ning instead of having the true consideration named In the had paternal and brotherly love and af fection The contract is as follows KNOWN ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS That Devolson Weaver and Nancy wife of eaid of Jones county and state of in consideration of parental and brother ly love and do demise and lease unto Lodowick Weaver and Matilda wife of Bald and Davis during their natural lives for their use and the following described towit The south east quarter fi of section thirtysix township eightyfour range five 5 containing one hundred and sixty more or in the county of Linn and state of And we do hereby covenant with said lessees hat they shall have a comfortable support off of said described land during their natural and further consideration of said we pledge ourselves to a faithiul maintenance of said lessees after they become unable to obtain a livelihood by odily labor And we for our and do hereby covenant to warrant and defend said premises against he lawful claims of all per In testimony whereof we have hereunto set our hands this 30th day of In presence of STATE OF COUNTY OF On this 30th day of person ally appeared before me a Notary Public in and for said Devolsou Weaver and Nancy us to me known to be the identical persout whose names appear to the within and ao uowledged the same to be their voluntary act and deed for the purposes tbereia Witness my hand and seal the day and date above Notary Filed for record 3 Recorded in book page STATE OF LINN Recorder of said county hereby ertify that the the within and foregoing la a cor ect copy of and from the original record of said nstrumeut in my office and of the whole Witness my hand at Marion this 33d day of We have read Mcrshons card published last week in the Journal with much doctor doctor How could you serve us Were met with many a breeze But tiever such a Washington Regular Speculation continues with regard to the administrations position In the New York When Governoi llill asked the authorities here to use their Influence to prevent two local be ing nominated in New York and the administration people refuted to in the democrats were much Tbey cannot believe that the president does not desire Rills elec Some of them construe the dents noninterference in this Cleveland is ambitious for a renomina He intends to hold the Independ He wants to be able to say to hit three years from I am the only man you can nominate who can se cure the independent I alone can carry the state of New Senators and representatives are daily dropping into the city to arrange for their winter They are off again in a few but each has some thing to say before be goei away m regard to tbe administrations Nearly every prominent democrat who comes to Washington complains bitterly of the way the president conducts Not only do they criticise bis public but they are displeased with his personal reception of Tbey do not know exactly what to do about Altogether the situation intensely and tempestuous times are predicted for the The approaching it is will be the most exciting one that has been known since the If the democratic party breaks with tbe only administration it has had for twenty as now seems it will have to take the back seat for all Senator of says be thinks the president has good reason for being suspicious of the democratic Sena They have forced some very queer people upon Others explain the uncomfortable ness and reserve about Cleveland through the fact that he is unfamiliar with public and that it is difficult for him to carry on conversations upon national affairs with experienced Here in the veterans of public life have almost a languauge of their To them much is expressed by mere No detailed explana tions are and it is embarrassing for a stranger who has not lived in this atmosphere of national politics to discuss with Next winter the secretary of tbe treas ury will be put on trial for the first and be made to show tbe rank he will take among public A number of Senators have much curiosity to see how he will conduct Whenever any financial legislation is up before congress tbe finance committees of the body always summon before them the secretary of the treasury to explain bis views and to as sist in shaping Or if any legislation is pending before bis depart he is expected to come before these committees and explain what is and what is not The senate committee is made up of very experienced Senator of is and Senator one of the most experienced in financial affairs of all tbc is on this Senators Beck and Me Pherscn are also close financial and Manning will have to study very hard between now and the meeting of congress in to answer offhand the many questions these wellinformed sena tors will ask There is no foundation for the report that Senator Cameron is about to resign his seat in the United States He expects to be here at tbe opening of con and to make his home in ton until the adjournment of the As he sold his handsome residence last he will live in a rented Several large mansions have been leased during the week to congressmen who ex pect to contribute to the social doings of the Senator of Califor and Representative from the two railway will be as they have taken houses on the same As both have millions of their friends are expecting to be well en thu recently appointed min ister to is and is tbe guest of Secretary Curry will be sent to bis post despite tbe protests of the Catholics of Bayard John of for merly Carrie U visiting her at this Her health is yery and Henry liauguart and formerly of tliU are visit ing friends Annie Magney has returned home from where she has been tor some Flora Franks started for Woodbine last to attend her Lizzie who is very They received the news a few days before that Vincent had given birth to a Friday evening their was a pleasant surprise at Grid leys residence be tween here and It was the 19th birthday of Miss Lena and her parents concluded to give her a sur There was a large crowd present from Wyoming and surround ing A bounteous repast was served by aid a very pleas ant time was had by They went home heaping praise upon their host and hostess for their The will hold their concert next Sunday Hereafter they will be held on the first Sunday in the month without regard to other the principal of our has taken up his residence in of and Stick of spent Sunday in With bright eyes and elastic yet lusterlem It is Parkers Hair Balsam will re store tbe black or brown prematurely cleanse from all and stop its fall Dont surrender your hair without an effort to save 15ml Wheresoever a cholera morbus case is gathered together there look for water Louis You may not be aware of but its a that many of the medicines recom mended for croup contain either chloro form or and cannot be given to 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