Benton Harbor Weekly Palladium, July 5, 1901

Benton Harbor Weekly Palladium

July 05, 1901

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Weekly Palladium, The (Newspaper) - July 5, 1901, Benton Harbor, Michigan THE WEEKLY PALLADIUM THIRTYFOURTH YEAR BENTON HARBOR MICHIGAN FRIDAY JULY 5 1931 NO IS WORTHHILLIOliS Property in Berrien County is Increasing in Value Com mittee Reports Property to Amount of KfrftAiutlon li Hoard OOAKI UF SUIKKVISOIW Supervisor Samuel Miners the pop Eoyalton supervisor caused a sen at tbe afternoon session of the Sogrd Thursday by calling for an Ln of the several city funds to iKtrtoin the number of fines paid into treasuries as a result of disorderli 2iH aod drunkenness Hr Miners object was to make a di tet attack on Niles which always pftMQta a lot of bills for police and jaiticti fees Mr Miners told the board that there was a special city fold for the purpose of providing fees jf kind ard that it was unfair to bils He stated further n finesjcollected in the cities to the county Two cities Ben ton Harbor and St Joseph report to ttaeovmty regularly but Niles the su ptrriior not A dlKUMion resulted and Mr Miners to put his motion iu writing was in a committeeroom it U elaincd that a hasty abjoiirament was tikra to avoid bringing the matter up Mr Miners said the country super fiMnoafht in bills for loss oftietp from savage dogs and use the towaiflip dof funds for other purposes tefttcTex Tb4 question of assessing peach or etardBatfun value where there are mar dead trees is bothering the C Lawrence was elected a del to tae state tax meeting The itood Lawrence IS J B TaonpftOB 11 Mr Lafrreace thanked lit board for the honor Tke board decided to put a Bell tele Ml the county school commiision office A number of billa were allowed The report of the equalization com waa made oo Saturday and It the total value of proferty in Berries county as equal ized to be as follows Realty S20 557783 personal 541167051 total 325 234 813 The fif ures of the cities by wards are M follows BKNTOS HAHBOB Krai as Penonal Total equalized lltwd 8208185 8002885 747400 201 630 J49030 774425 301K15 1078040 ttkwd 307275 1160870 Total 83879325 Beaton tp2011100 167550 2178710 ar JOSEPH rtwd 743 846 567275 1311181 3ti4 192 146425 501585 130575 633160 358050 144150 502200 Total 2062008 tp 541440 59950 601390 SILES CITY irtwd fSr8415 S 60496 8 310911 wd W572J 230200 725925 200OSS Sf 738 375755 81685 334440 Total 83754039 were railed as the Bfrnres desiffnating the t Bertrand 5 Berrien 11 Mi 10 Chiekaniiing 10 Niles bip 5 Fipestone 20 St Joseph 20 St Joseph city 5 Water iet 30 Sapsrriiors Miller and Graham of Jowph and Buchanan were the OBj who objected to the report Miners introduced a resolution lj Mtwtais what moneys raised from and doe the county are in the of various city treasurers but W matter wae referred to the jndic ndjourned at noon until THE CIRCUIT COURT default wae taken Friday by Chaa 8 City for 8200 for KYLE VERY III Do 5ot Thini the Sonth Statesman wiJ Becover n S D July Senator suffered a relapse Tbe believe he will not recover a G B A C will run the uaual is Sunday next July B H C will aell excursion for July 4th KoiniT July Ird aad 4th it July Hh readi The Palladium ohtldren ibumCroabys Gold Hed ftie grocer for it aad In it NOTES WERE FORGERIES More Paper Held by Tim National Sa of Niles Repudiated by Supposed Makers Siles Mich June big sensa tion attendant upon tbe unmasking ol Chas A Johnson the defaulting cash ier who was abort nearly 5200000 and wrecked the First National bank of Niles has been resurrected by the rumor that another batch of Iprgeries has been unearthed by the receiver Two prominent business men declared as forgeries notes held against them by the bank aggregating S3000 Since he was released from the Grand Rapids jail Johnson has spent but little time in this city and but few Nilesites have seen him as he never appears on the streets during the day He is said to be at borne ill just now TWNTYSIX PASSED In the Third Grade Teachers Class Out of 106 Who Took the June Examina Get Second Grade Certificates The Board of County school examin ers consisting of County commissioner C 1J JenuiBgs MrC B Swtm of Hol lywood ntd VVC Stebbins of Coloma met Thursday and determined the re sults of the recent teacners examina tion for second and third grade certifi cates Out of 10t who took the exami nation lor third grade only 26 passed The following is the list of those who received certificates Third grade first P E Nye Iva Olds Edward OBrien Coral Pax on Grace Robinson Ina Sommer Lola Taylor Minnie Habel Second Lockinaw Mary Monroe Alva Orris Roy Shiflet Nora Weiser Mabel Bcown LilJiaTi Garland Third Schadel Carrie White dopbia VVarman O 0 Brillhart Edna DuVall Ferrell Liz zie Howe Nellie Marquissee Kate Hamilton Second Crowley Mabelle Cljbourne Lillian Puterbauph Nellie Bowe Ida Randall Ruth Ei well Emma Hinderer Edith Becker Shipley Jefferies Jeasie Lewis Jeanei te Mishler Emma Richter Emma Treiber Mr Swetn of the board goes to New Buffalo next year to tsach He has gone to Big Rapids meantime to attend snmmer school Mr Stebbins will leave in Septem ber to take the science work in the schools at Petoskey BflOKEBSllTDOWl Henry Marquand Co Have Failed As a Beralt of the Closing of the Seventh National Bank in New York Oity to the Palladium New York June failure ol Henry Maiqnand Co is announced i the stock exchange It was known tbe brokerage firm was in straits but it was thought it might pull through The failure comes directly as a result of the closing of tbe Seventh National bank yesterday No other concern will be affected Any grocer will tell you of the food qualities of WashburnCrosbys Gold Medal worlds standard for bread or pastry NO BALLOON SUNDAY Hrntt unit Mr M V Koyes the aeronaut who rfaa to make an ascension at St Joseph Sunday afternoon was overcome by heat and gas and the air journey was postponed About oclock the breeze having died down somewhat Mr Kujes de cided to attempt ascension He went inside the partially filled balloon to superintend the filling but the heat id gas proved too mueh for him and af fainted He was taken to tbe Twin City hotel where he was attended by Dr Gowdy and soon recovered leav ing this morning for Chicago He will return in time to make ao ascension neit Sunday afternoon Dr Geo Ewing a practicing physid u of Smiths Grove Ky tor over thirty years writes his peraoaal expar with Foleys K daey years I have been greatly vHth kidaey trouble and nlarged posr trata gland I used known to the profession without n until I wae induced to Kidney After nsisff bot tles I entirely relieved I it daily in and reeotnmaud its use aU lot aonwMy i Lr INSANE HflBO CAUGHT T Fred Koch Landed in Jail after Hard Fight with Five Men Capture Made by Deputy Fletcher at Frightened by Long Knife After a hard struggle Deputy Sheriff Fletcher and four assistants Sunday captured the insane ho to who has been terrorising the people of Berrien county for two weeks past The ar rest was made in the woods near New Troy and was accomplished after a fierce fight The fellow gave his name as Fred Koch He carried a long knife and threatened to kill everyone he met When questioned Koch said he was from Missouri and that hia only busi nesu was looking for work He talks incoherently and Poormaster Charles Miller is trying to make some arrange ments to dispose of him Koch ib now in the county jail y Evan Prebble Loses Life in St Joe River Waa a Young Parmer Eesidine Hear Hiles Witness of the Accident iTPs Mich June Prebble ageri 23 the son of James Frebble a well known farmer was drowned in the St Joe river near this place The young man is supposed to have been taken with cramps while in bathing There was no one present when the drowning occurred His clothes found on the shore was the first intimation that was had of the fatality The body was discovered Friday afternoon Prebble leaves aside from his parents a widow two brothers and two FREIGHT TRAIN WRECKED Broken Journal Causes Loss to Pere Block ed Sunday Morning Tratnt Went Aronnii and Mall wan A broken journal caused a wreck on the Pere Marquette railway at 3 oclock Sunday morning Three cars of a south bound freight train were ditch ed near Union Pier bnt no one was in jured The debris blocked the tracks until 11 oclock but the wreck waa not cleared away until 4 oclock Sun day afternoon Theloss is 81500 The delay to traffic was more annoy ing than expensive The Sunday morxtinp express trains went around tbe wreck the southbound taking the Three J at St Joseph and going via to New Buffalo aod the north bound going by the Michigan Central and Kalamazoo to Grand Junction The Saturday night mails were ac cordingly delayed Portman Geisier dealers in all kind of fruit packages corner of Sixth ftnd Territorial streets Ben ton Htrbor Biff Four Kxunnloni Detroit Mich One fare for round trip Tickets sold July 24th and 25 Good returning Aug 3rd Jamestown N Y One fara for the round trip Tickets sold July 19th iOth 21st and 23nd Goodreturning July Hist Denver Colorado Sprinars Pueblo Round trip tickets at 32 05 Ogden and Salt Lake City Glenwood Springs 83985 Oood goinglJuly to 9th inclusive Good returning Oct 31st Fourth of July One fare for the round trip Tickets sold July 3rd and 4th Good returning July 5th Detroit Mich One fare pins 82 00 Tickets sold July 7th 8th and 9th Good returning July 15th By pay meat of 50 cents extended to Sept 1st Richmond Ind One fare for the round trip tickets sold TulvSOth 30th Blst and Aup 3rd and 5th Good re turning Aug 9th San Francisco Oal Round trip 85290 Tickets sold July 5th to 13th inclusive Good returning Ang Cincinnati Ohio One fare for the round trip Tickets sold July 5th 6th andTtb Good returning July By deposit of 50 cent tickets extended to Aug 31st Putin Bay O One fare for round trip Tickets sold June 38th July 1st and 2nd Good returning July Sth JVleiDiMi Kfchlffira Park Park leaves Three I depot St Joeeph week at Sun day n m Lwre Beaton Harbor from office and rewm next to Poet Office dejys a aad S am 1O a m aid 1 p m rmttl st 15 way from Beaton Harbor 10 onti parties dtsirlnf to go out otner MARRIAGE IN A CHURCH Presbyterian Evening Service Devoted to Young Oouple from East Chicaco El Ceremony Flornl The fact that a public vreddirg was to take place at tbe Presbyterian church Sunday night served to 611 that sanctuary vriih a congregation that crowded the building to the doors The principals in the affair were Mr Fred VV Bosworth and Miss Nellie B Geiger both of East Chicago 111 who had arranged beforehand for the wed ing and who drove to and from the church in a carriage Rev E A Hoffman and the choir and ushers obligingly did all they could to make tbe affair solemn aod interesting The church was prettily decorated for the occasion the pastor preached a short appropriate sermon on roar riage and the couple took the vows after the addrees beneath a beautiful floral bell the ring service being used The organist Miss Flor ance Dickinson played a wedding march before and dtirirg the ceremony after which Mrand Mrs Bosworth past ed down the aisleentered theircarriage and were driven to St Joseph where they will spend a portion of their bomymoon before returning home to East Chicago DUCKS MURDERED SUEEP Until thA BniftiKemiiii ducoil Them to A baggageman on the Santa Fe who runs into Kansas City from out in the western part of Kansas has lost lots of sleep Nearly every night he brings in his car two or three coops of live domestic ducks During the night when he lias no baggage to de liver at small stations it has been his habit and privilege to lie down on an improvised couch and doze With the advent of the ducks the dozing stopped The almost constant quacking of the ducks who could not under stand their strange environment would not permit of sleep One night a bright idea came to him After he had put it into execution the ducks were silent The next night he had two coops of unusually vociferous ducks As soon as it came time for sleep he wrenched a slat from one of the coops reached in and pulled out a duck From his pocket he took a small rubber band which he slipped over the ducks bill just back of the nostrils The duck tried to quack but rubber band while it stretched a little would not permit the duck to open its bill far enough to use ita tongue Only a murmur came from it One by one the ducks were muz zled and the baggageman rested com fortably Thfj commission men were surprised next morning when they re ceived a lot of ducks with rubber bauds around their bills and when the bands were removed the shouts pro test from he ducks were Pennsylvania flrit Admiral Deweyi Admiral Deweys ancestors lived in the town of Lebanon Conn so well known as tbe home of Jonathan Trurn bull and his gifted son the painter A paper was read before the New Eng land Catholic Historical society in Boston by Miss Ella A Fanning city editor of the Norwich Conn Bulletin In which the following statement was made Dewey in 1700 bought from Oneco son of the great Mohe gan chief Uncas what la yet known as the fivemile purchase Unconsciously Cat the Minister Oh sir said a poor woman to a Scottish minister who was by no means a popular preacher Well do I like the day when you give us the sermon Indeed said the minister flushing with pleasure I wish there were more like you my good woman It is seldom I hear such words from ny one1 Maybe their hearings stronger than mine sir said the woman promptly but when you preach I can always get a good seat York Tribune Fanmiu Hunter Pioneer W H Surber is one of Seattles pioneers He went there in 1859 There were only fourteen women in the county at tbe time He hae wit nessed the development of Seattle from the time It was a village with but two streets He was the most fa mous hunter of his time A road story repeating Use RUM Bleaching Blue dont be by fraudulent imitations Trj a want notice in PALLADIUM if yon have anything to aell or wish to or want help or a aitnatlon or have ahonae to renfc or want to rent anything of tort Three one time in our apecial column only flTecenU wflnlt 35 EXCURSIONS VUkTrlB PEREMARQUETTB Sonth Havea Sunday July 7th trlla will leave Beatoa Harbor at a no Returning leere South Harm p m 50 crate Fourth o1 July Oee between all tlaiioBS for rcraad trip sale July 3rd Bid 4th returi Unit 5th Al to sold to Chieaeo Toledo aad Vaaitowoe Aak affeafa PaaAmerteaa exposlttoa M Buffalo 8 Y Atk tm foil M to mitow ratte UtriM ate to DEATH EOR THE JILT Provided He Is of the Masculine Persuasion Seems To Be Accepted Rule YOUNG WOMAN AND HER PISTOL Only Require a Tjttlc More Expertiicss to Supply a Cose of Michigan State Notes La poor Mich July he hi1niul imuTkd another irirl Miss lessie Jones shot it and wounded George Hrooks Slur says siu1 is sorry sindidnt do grtHtir to him Miss Jmics is employed iu this city She and Hruoks have hviii cniragcil Im1 time and the wedding had been yet tnr next Wednesday BrouUs who lives in the cminiry about two miles out eaine to tile city and secured i li cense to niriJry Miss lillie Slater and the marriage was perturuieJ short I v atttT Minn Jo lies IVcnt Gunning Kuly the same cvonhij Miss Jones brother dropped in at her boarding house and told her that Brooks and Miss Slater were married Tlie girl excused herself in a few minutes say ing she was sleepy and wanted to go to bed As soon as my brutlier left Miss Jones says I got out my wheel aud went to a hardware store anil bought a revolver Then 1 wheeled out to the SJater homestead I asked if Hrooks was there aud he came out side My Boy Youre Hlffhtj Lucky Is it true that you are married I asked him was his only re sponse I hail the revolver tied to tbe frame of the bicycle It was loaded I toio it off and tired three shots at him The first two went through bis hat but the third tsruck him in tbe left wrist and came out at the shoulder He turned ami ran and I chased him Into the house Here I was siiKonl ami disarmed and then I was allowed to go to my fathers home which is only half t mile from tbe Slaters No Prosecution la Likely Father met me at tae door nnd I paid I shot him1 Shot whomV he asked Shot I replied Shot n dog he repeated Yes I shot a dog I answered and then I told him my story I am not sorry for what 1 ilUl He deserved all that he got and more Tbe Slater Brooks and Jones families 1iveMn one settlement No complaint has been made against tbe girl and none is likely to be made DEATH WAS CLOSE TOTHE 11IUOE Kobbetl Her of of Her ou Her Weildlnft Daj Fen ton Mich July Deatb robbed a Fenton bride of one of her bridesmaids but fortunately she did not learn of Tbe sad event until after the ceremony was over Tbe mar riage of Miss Elizabeth Dunlap of this and Itev F S Brewer which took place at the rrpsbyterinn church wns a brilliant social event Miss Pauline Lutonrette of Knlamazoo col lege daughter of a local banker here was tohave been one of Miss Bunlaps bridesmaids Miss Intourette was tnknn ill just after the close of college nnd was un able to come home Her condition was not considered serious but she wrote to Miss Dunlap that Ehe would have to find some one to nil her place A few hours before tbe time set for the wedding Miss Latourette passed away Tbe news was carefully kept from the bride until she and her lina ttand had started on their journey Out tu Menominee Mich July 1 Mtes Johnnon aped 17 years a handsome young mtss of Sturgeon Bay WJs who disappeared from her home a week ago was found In this city The girl said she had come here to see the sights and Incidentally to loose her self from her mothers npron She went home with her mother after concluding a treaty of peace New Cmr Ferry Service Detroit Mich July The Free Press says Arrangements have been completed between the officials of the Pere Marqnette railroad system nnd the Lake Erie and Detroit River rail road owned by the Walker Bros of Walkerville Ont for a cur ferry ser vice between Port Huron Mich and Sarnia Ont IThole Tnwn 9old Escnnaba Mich July 1 Manizep Perron sold the town of PerroavlIIe in this county to LeRrancbf Bros for The property transferred in a sawmill shingle mill general store boarding house anu twenty cot tages together with some timber land His Own Flih Tecumseh Mich July 1 A police court Jury has decided that a man has a right to catch iish in his own mill pond in any manner be chooses to em ploy Another Body Aihore An Sable 1 The re mains of onother victim of the Balti more disaster has come ashore five miles above Ascocla Minntlm Ionia John Heglnnds Syearold son was drowned In Grand river while swimming Oiitonagon The village have decided to put in a complete sewer sys tem here this summer A movement IB on foot to have all the roads in Gene see county med and the houses numbered Caroline Connelly of this citr and bW daughter Mrs William Hobbs of Mercer were drowned at Mercer Wis while fish Injr Grand Residents of this city have expended so far this year In bnlldtng cement sidewalks Grand Dartmouth college ban conferred tbe of Ll 1on Hon William Alden Smith of tfcte oltj Sanlt Ste Sniterfor Power company to pay rlflr taxtv to Ma la Itou of ROYALTON Mrs David Keller is sickAt last report ibe tramp who Assaulted Dudley had not been captured FsirujTS are busy making hay Somerlfyton a picnic party nearly everyday The excellent shade alongthe banks of the Old St Joe af ford a fine place to epend theee hot daysAnother new cottage is go ing up at Somerleyton July 1 M To luvectom Those beautiful lots in tbe woods on the north side of L L Gap drive over looking the lake in Bigmma Michigan Park are now placed on tbe market On thesa lots no rcstrietioos will be placed ID dred as to how toon cottages shall be built on SUOJP It will be per fectly satisfactory if no cottageis built upon them for several years Each years delay will mean higher class of improvements when finally made As an investment we believe these lots will net a profit of 3T per cent per an num for the next three years That is a pretty high rate of profit but resorts on Lake Michigan not so highly favor ed with natural beauty and nowhere near so accessible have made even larger profitH than that to investors Shall we show you the lots There are only 26 of them and 7 of them are already sold BIGMAN MICHIGAN PAHK Science has found that rheumatism is caused by uric acid in the blood This poison should be excereted by the kidnfys Foleys Kidney Curs alwavc makfs them well F S Hopkins and G M Bell ifcCo Imitation is fiucerest flattery Dont be persuaded otake any of the many imitations of RUSK Bleschins Blue CD oo o i flT 10 I o 57 CD t O o o Q CD CO P TS O 3 a 5 D H 3 5 0 IS w W G NKWLAPD Pres R C BHITTAH VicePres and Maamger BENTON TRANSIT CO Operating the Benton HarborChicago Route across Lake Michigan Daily steamer on the following schedule beginning May 13 Leave Benton Harbor Seventh street dock at p m daily except Saturday Leavechicago from Barry dock Eend Michigan St at 9 a m daily except Saturday and Sunday On Satur days leave Chicago at 11 pm We solicit the of the public For further particulars call on or address FRED A HOBBS Sec Benton Harbor Mich BEST TEETH Yon cant fat them muy belter DENTISTRY at reasonable DR ENDERS Bell Block Beaton Harbor OUT At Jacksons Gun Store and Loan Offica 108 Water St Utoton hUrbor Mich I am going out of business just as quick as possible 1 have got aboutoaa million pipes for sale at the lowect pricea in the world Call and be con vinced A large line of MEEESOHATJM goods must be sold hb oj coel All kinds ol SMOKERS AETIOLES will be sold at ucy ulu Your own price nill buv the and endt of the FISHING TACKLE STOCKLook througb ay OPTICAL GCOD8 for irttins Thib ib tne tpriLg time and MAEBLES are down Nothing left ia tht TOBACCO stcck but renonants All sizeb uf cbilltd per pound every size of BTJCSKEOT made on earth at Sc per puuuu 1J ana 10 gauge loaded paper shot UD bbells 40c pr boi 10 new Rivals and new Clubs 45c per box Winchester and Uarlin rifle and revolver cartridges at factory prices powder at cost Call and see my line of UNREDEEMED shotguns rilics and revovtrt Shot gun and rifle powder 25c per pound Blastingpowder 20c per XJH REDEEMED rinrs at 50c en the dollar UNREDEEMED overcoats aad mens clothing UNREDEEMED nraal cal instruments ol au kicdt violina bsnjos puitait mandolins 14 UJfBE DEEMED sewinfr machines 158 DB8E DEEMED watches of all kindr both ladies and gents 1GR piecrs of vold and ancient coins for tale at a 1S4 old and outof print books for year inspection A small lot of trunks trrios and volisea must be sold 28 UNREDEEMED bicjcles of all kinds and makes both ladies and gents1 Will icll bicycles on the instalmeat plan down balance weekly 1 10ball parlor pool table cost S122SO will sell today for S40 1 cnttsge or gan at your own pice 3 beatlBff stoves gasoline stoves Honsebold goods of all kinds and about 14 loads of UNREDEEMED snH rreoad band truck of all kinds fur It dont make any dffference what yov want to buy come and see my seeoad band store first Chas A Jackson Dernier in Everrthinr DR S M WHITE Alumnus Northwestern dental de partment American College of dental Bur Dentists Aisised by H S WH1TB of Mlcticmn Universltj MIOMIOAH PICKLE CONTRACTS WANTED SQUIRE DIN6EE GO Will contract for cucoin bers Books are now opened at John T Owens Grocery Stm or at Factory REAL ESTATE INSURANCE AND fesvs before lttTaeefc Koom tl xk HARIAH HOIESTIil jot free onr lontNw eat IMS Ma ;