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Wellsboro Agitator, The (Newspaper) - August 5, 1908, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania State Library VOL. 32, 5, 1908. WHOLE County Committee Met the Courthouse Last A meeting of the Republican Committee was held the house Saturday fpr the purpose of organizing for the presidential Walter treasurer of last committee called the ing to The treasurer's report ior the read and ed. The election of officers was then Charles M. of elected Lyman J of Jackson Clinton T. of The following letter from senator W. Williams was July 31, 1908. To the members of the County As. my nomination on January 9th, 1907; as the can candidate for Senator In this was maile possible by the action of the Republican County Committee at its on fifth that in naming me as the canf candidate from Tioga -I It would be proper for me to report to the Committee at its meeting to-morrow the manner in 1 have discharged the duties of the office of to I subsequently during the session of the I now find it will be Impossible for me to with you for this I- am called to a distant part of the state attend the funeral of a the purpose of discrediting my candidacy lor my neighbors and party ers with whom 1 have lived and associated all my a special tion of Potter county newspaper was liberally paid for and circulated among them on the eve of the election wnen it was too late lor me to answer the charges It ed. your consent It was my in- tention answered the same meeting and to have discussed with you the that is as J see In two laws passed as reform measures at the special reform session of the ture Jn 1906. I refer to the Corrupt Practices and Primaries both were well ed when introduced and art the Tight direction they are weali and tail far of producing the good expected from in that pne ot them makes It possible for the members of onB to name tne nominees of and the otter one legalizes the use of an gant and unlimited amount of money to bring about and In my un- Jess amended in such a- way as will remove their bring to our The matters herein referred as well as others of interest to I hope to give publicity in er my Inability to I Yours The members of the committee cussed the plan of the Re- LETTER FROM To the Christian Endeavor Societies of the July 2, 1908 will one year the this month since I left my home in starting on the long trip for land and thep so un- known to me. Korean scenery is There Is so much red Clay n the soil that with the rich ness of the pine which are very it gives the landscape a gay appearance and the people moving about in their white garments are n perfect harmony with it The mountains are very high and the plains are very I am thankful that 1 am Sere among delightful people who are so hungry for the They are gentle and and yet with ion when As the warm weather comes on I am thankful that 1 have about ed iny first year's work in studying the as I find it takes much more energy to study In the The examinations come the latter part of next and 1 have only some reviewing to The temperature Is about the satne as at only the is more penetrating so we have to careful about exposing ourselves to It. These houses are as they are so I first I would not like but they are nice and Things are beginning to seem more natural to though once in a while it comes over a that I am so far home and In a strange longer I stay here and the more I come in contact with people the happier I am in the thought of spending my life In this When Miss came to Korea In 1897, and is one of the most experienced of our Bible came in isst night and told us Jn her report about the tour thousand en who have been in Bible classes this last and the interest they had taken in studying and the fices they nave inade to be able to at- it wish I was already prepared to enter right Into the but J. have one consolation and that is that I am one- year nearer it than when I came and in two years if all goes and perhaps a little be able to I I had jwo vears special training in the Bible Training before coming for some of these older Held on July 23rd at the B. A. R. Hall in The annual reunion of Co. 45th was held at G. A. R. iall on the 23rd with the owing members In attendance nearly all of with their M. C: 3. D. palmer B. women are four and women are women In the city of Yang If the country were considered tne number of course would be much About half this were taught by Bible trained for tils and the other hall by Miss Best and the o dles ot the meeting last Tuesday that toe alone IB about two or ly as as last So the work which had already reached large proportions is still growing rapidly and It means more for us to ls wonderful how this little co. i. SEVERELY H. D. J. ester Francis D. R. J. and Charles were also with the of Eugent Beauge and of 46th Asa and ert and Co. Rs A. B. Eastman and wife of These guests their ull share in making the occasion en- to all The Commissary showed vely that Is no famine ng as the supply for the ables would have been ample a much larger number and when the call dinner was heard it was responded to and there was need a rear guard to pick up the able and very Willing to perform their whole After the meal was disposed of and some of tne Old stories the business meeting was when ters from absent ones were them E. of John of Seth D. of N. ana slaet but not Mrs. Jane W. of OH who never fails to remember us on these occasions something to cheer the hearts of the boys to whose sufferings and sne was on many occasions a She is now and has been for a long time a great sufferer from been con- fined to her room for six We if the prayers of the boys could prevail she would have the privilege of spending her last days fand we many in peace all the comforts one can The comrades were much pleased to meet and grasp the hand of Harrison B. now lives in being the first time that he has ever had the lege of meeting as these an- We are glad the years lightly upon as he bids fair to attend many more ol these of the war we're very by Uis Mr. A- Had Harrow Mr. E. A. of this was severely burned last Saturday shortly after 4 o'clock at be Gardner on pine creek below Mr. J. H. Gardner and Mr. ck were beating ng a large percentage of on tbe stove in the cottage and In order to make the fire burn harder Ingerick put about a pint of sene on the fire and then walked out of the The stove lids were off and the oil blazed up and set the In an instant the room was a mass of flames and Mr. Gardner seized tbe blazing pail pf filler and threw it out the and with a ew water extinguished flames before any damage was Mr. J. A. Culver was on the porch mixing paint and saw the blazing bucket shoot out the door directly toward Mr. He shouted and Ingerick but not quick for the blazing ture struck him on the right side and his clothing was all Ingerick started to run towards the house and Mr. at the same rushed into the cottage and shouted for He seized one and Misses Elizabeth Gardner and Elizabeth also rushed out with bed clothes to Mr. More quickly it takes tell and the young en reached Mr. Ingerick and ered the and it is a miracle that their clothes did not Catch on The presence of prompt action and bravery these people saved Mr. from a horrible As it was very verely his right legs and arms being completely covered with His face escaped the and he did not In- hale any of Vedder was summoned by tele- went to the scene as as possible and dressed It was hereafter the reunions of Co. 1 be held at the R. hall and the date for the next one mm be Sept. 17tb, 1809. the of the battle of S. convention in Wednesday August 12th and 13th- .It will be gest event of the held in Club of this county more do and the need more of -a real than it has to be able to look after the 1 been and it with the Pennsylvania Republican country The members of tbe committee who it was God's to were present Peter S. i evangelize the and It win of of. not take many years to at tae J. H. of present rate of The J. R. of John already are so In tire this section of the On Wednesday afternoon there will be a baseball and In evening by What Has Been Doing in That ough the Past Aug. 3 0. and Charles of were In town Monday A. Porter one day recently aught 31 large black bass in the a and Cowanesque A. J. leep caugh 13 bass which weighed 4 Miss Dorothy Hutchlnson Is ng at Mountain Lake with her un- le and aad H. J. of Miss Mida Smith went to Vermont Wednesday to spend some time with The C. T. p. with Fred elected of- fdr the ensuing ITEMS FROM Death of Mr. John of an Aug. aged 55 died last after a lingering illness from asthma The was held on Thursday thp being in the Ode where interment Mr of the Congregational Mr. James was a member of Local ti. W. oi a member of Arbon L O. O. Fv and a charter member of Arnot No. ot game between and a concert E. of 3. of Academy E. J. of North of study of God's and have such strong faith that they are In just the right condition for the C7 j A J. work upon them In And B. of f when I see them taking the Bible so of J. j simply and believing every word of of JaCkson W. it just as U and showing such a of Mid- beautiful childlike faith in I of F. B. C. M. of feel as in America who have always enjoyed the blessing of P. of I this Christianity do not realize what nf Morris a thing It is. and do not The Association will bold their annual banquet In the Thursday morning at 11 o'clock the big with 50- of firemen In uniform and 25 At o'clock there a ball game between Coring and Galeton and in the afternoon at the winning teams of the two previous the At 1 p. races and other sports will held on Main Following are the hub hose hook and ladder prize band foot aad t w. did aid George Austin died on Friday morn Ings of scarlet 'The funera held on Sunday r interment a-i Amy of i spending her vacation with her moth er Charles Hahns his vacation at last The social the church last Saturday night A social was held a the Y. M. C. A. rooms Monday nigh for the benefit of Christ Episcopa team was last crossed bats with tb who scored over the visit ors 7 .to 6. The Swedish Military Cornet ban will go to Blossburg next evening at the Invitation of the tist church who hold a They have also an engagement on August 13th at Wellsboro to accompany the ASAPH Miss Etta niece of Mrs. Richard left Wednesday to pend a few days at Mt. be- ore returning to her home in A traveling art gallery Is id on COwanesque The Potter County Co. are ing in a great many new meters at A band of gypsies the own hall last This Is the bird band passed this place within a short Mrs. John Bostwick entertained several little Friday afternoon n of oer daughter Louise's Mrs. Simon ot wife of of this is spending several weeks with Mrs. Charles Miss Clara of visited friends in town last Miss Fay of N. Is the guest of Miss Marion Miss Rose of is iting her Floyd of is spending his vacation Witt his Mr. George E. Misses Elsie and Laura of are guests of their Mrs. E. Misses Carrie and Fannie teachers in the M. E. day gave their pupils a picnic of is visiting her Mrs. George Prof. Oden C. the field Normal called on friends In this place Personal Notes and Other Items from Down Harsh Aug. Liberty wishes to thank the people of this through the Colums of this paper for their kindness to her during her recent sorrow and in the loss of her Mr. Grant of was here on Mrs. Grace and two of and Mrs. Sadie and of were visiting Mrs. Bel one day last J. M. Smith was home tonla over William is working at Lyman spent Sunday and Monday with his family itf this T. T. of ed business here on Mrs. Maude Baker and Pearl tie were shopping in Wellsboro on Tuesday Alma of and Helen of were guests on Saturday of Mrs. Mr. I. G. were here on Mrs. Samuel Wilson and are spending a with friends at Mr. and Mrs. Ransom W. Of accompanied by Mr. and Ward of and Julius of Mrs. of and Kathryn of and Mr. Benjamin of N. enjoyed a day's outing on Asaph run Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Hoadley and Happenings of General Interest in This E. L. Kingsbury has gone to Jamison City to spend some Odd Fellows of Tioga ty will nold their annual at Lawrenceville on August 28th, playing ball tbe other day Leon son of Mr. and Mrs. id of fell and dis- located his left of last week completed the interior aad painting on the houses at the farms near He has the contract for dec- orating the interior of the Baptist church at which was John aged about 53 died at bis home in Arnot last week Tuesday He was a son of the late and Mrs. Joseph for many years residents ot Fall He was born in land and is survived .by two brothers and Joseph The funeral was held on Thursday after- the Knights of of which order the deceased was a having charge of the burial In the Odd in of ga has been visiting the past three weeks with his J. G. at No. 207 Brand in Mr. Holliday one of agents of the and for twenty-seven years was a station agent on the Old Fall Brook Mr. Is alstr a veteran of the and of were calling friends here on Henry and of are friends and relatives in this Mr. and Mrs. Bert Russell and dren have returned home after an extended friends in Nicholas Pedro moved to Mrs. John Smith returned home from Gaines on Miss Flossie of here on ESTATE Changes in Ownership of ga County band to Anthony A. to Eugene 228 C A -J 1' to Myron wife to Andrew Place 45 Hay Crop Housed and Harvesting Has Farmington Aug. all the farmers finished Miss Encell and Helen are visiting at B. J. Kemp's and E. H. Mrs. Anna and with the army la the Holliday has many friends in who have been delighted to greet him on his visit gram. is intended to a general celebration on completion ot the new road now being built on North Williamson which will ably be within the next three says the Blossburg The Methodist congregation have decided to hold a lawn fete to celebrate tbe It is proposed to illuminate me residences from the church up to the which will also be decorated with flags and Ice cream and cakes will be sold for benefit of the Methodist There will music and other date will bf announced exchange sayst years of A. D. and D. C. of. New Is summer towi E. Kissinger 154 Crossfork Fire liberty B. Helsel 6 2.50. Vickers and husband to Charles M. one- Nelson to 15 Baldwin to A. M. Van lot L. and to lot to othy 25 Hall and wife to 50 to Lois O. 5250. Stevens and are1 Mrs. M. day he came to and spent with a. Sir months o same dollar and Charles with her Ruby and spent several days last week Mrs. John Mrs. Truman her of visited at J. Hall's returned home last Tuesday after spending two weeks with her Mrs. E. Miss Laura of was a recent visitor at the home of E. H. A. Kemp has been confined to his bed for several tut is what Improved at had get Four to him for 7" years or county taxes for will never brighten any more In the com- it entirely out of. to himself and his bors when he sent It to the der The moral of this is that you should do trading at and money circulating la your pwn News of the i Week from That Borough and Aug. G. D. ham and of N. guests of friends in this Mrs. E. and A. G. Shaw spent Sunday with who have making an her at Visit here have returned to their Mrs. P. home in Mrs. VanDusen was spent several davs last week with accompanied home by her Mrs. Addle who will spend time with Misses Laura VanDusen and Ethel Brimmer are visiting friends in their Mrs. W. E. JOTTINGS FROM N. t Oil D. Mine Thomas J. Mine and here last Saturday inspecting the new electric plant A company of young ladles and gentlemen took an evening ride last week to where they were entertained at the home of Mr. Some miscreant tried to force an entrance into the K. G. E. last Tuesday evening and ed quite a Death of W. S. Melntyre Coming of Tioga and Clinton T. Several of the other members of the were represented by Nearly district of the county was at the tion of the committee Woman Killed in Thursday afternoon Erie No. 1 struck the delivery vagon of the Standard Oil driven .by Michael at the First 8freei in instantly Ing Miss Emily J. a was riding with but believe simply as these PiP They nut themselves In just the right attitude for His richest blessings to I en hear of some answers 1 to Things you would never hear of in As for Mr. Sharp's near a little group were worshipping in their church when a man along and accused them of meeting for political purposes against the Japanese The leader was led The next day verely punished and The church of coure was alarmed ana and landing outside the He sustained a broken three tured a Severe cut on the head and numerous Both horses were lulled and the heavy Iron tank The death of Miss Ward was In- Her skull was crushed and numerous bones were She thrown down 'the ment on the north side of the some the The next day those who the leader tried to bind but as they had him i without effort on his part the j bonds fell off. Thinking they had inot tied him securely enough they tried this time very i but still with the same So i they went for the strongest 1 they could find and tied him so he could returning to and attempted to make the First street crossing of the -th i self He Hike Peter of old went to the house where the were act of lowering Special Rate to The New York Central Railroad made the rate for the round trip from Corning to on August 13, the date of the big of the Seven County A special train will about a. and returning leave about p. m. This excellent train accommodation witl be welcome news to the of the different fire companies of that who will come to In the ity of High and Bridge streets In late when the community was aroused by the of a young A Miss of Bridge with Img as if she had passed through a alleged that a young man had attempted to The fellow WM pursued and on He WM ed over to the Wellsboro will greet the firemen and their friends with open arms and everything possible will be done to show them the time Don't miss There will also be horse races at the Driving Park on Wednesday and Courtesy on the The Millerton Advocate hits the nail on in the following article on much Is said and written to reckless drivers ot autor mobiles on the public and their disregard of the rights of other in many Instances with good the other class of road hogs are seldom although their bristles are fully as much in On the macadam road and elsewhere It is common experience for the motorist to encounter sters who in spite of warning of the approaching machine mope along in the middle of the to their dence and stubborn before grudgingly granting scant space by which to seem to think the machines have no right to the j Scalded Her Uncles and Aunts to 1 Edward who been suffering from an attack of is able to work Miss Nina Westmiller is visiting friends In the Clark Mrs. Burt Adamy and of don and Mrs. W. W. Davis visited at Burr on Mrs. Fred and two of Warren who have visiting friends in this re- turned last this to the feet of Jems Whether we are in the home by helping by our sacrifices and or In the dis- tant land Itself doing the work first j doing faithfully and well 1 the work He has given im to when we get over on the and meet the Master face face we will find nome Koreans wived by the grace of God because we were inr in this world to make the sacrifice to tell them the way of Let ns earnestly work and pray for the ot Yours in tbe Alice M. Pall term September and Trial 150 calls received for help Write for r. F. Aug. Pa. others are accorded The motorist should be promptly and but in this connection it should be borne In mind that all are not of this and those who are mindful ot the rules of the road and the courtesy due to fellow travelers should not be con- for the faults of less lous of no responsibility of A square deal be more creditable than tbe unjust restriction imposed in some localities to gratify the and pre- judice of a few old fogies who fight everything not In accord with their own narrow views of Elmira We pleasure In calling the at- tention of our to the ness curd of Elmira School of Commerce In this We can any young man or woman school one ot the date New York and M irach to recommend lit to these of oor a Commercial both A Mr. and Mrs. William Mack on same A son was born to Mr. and Mrs. Croff on July 27th. Mr. and Mrs. of have been visiting friends in who been working M Is home Little Raymond Slocum well plied with and He 15 and 13 and with and the grand total 50. Superintendent Anton Hardt of the Wellsboro Water Company us to publish the certify that after the heavy on afternoon of July 21st, 1908, 1 ined the water coming in through the feed pipe and it Up .to On July 22nd, at 3 a. 1 examined the wa- ter again and found It turned it into small reservoir supplied the town from large At 10 a. m. July 22ad, I looked at the water found it clear ed back into the large 6 a. in. July 25th, after the heavy the night 1 ed at the water coming and found It a little turned It into small reservoir supplied town from large Hosea Watchman for Wellsboro Water Co. Sworn and sub- scribed before me this 4th of 1908. O. H. J. P. My commission expires May 3, 1909." Fire Yesterday Yesterday morning about clock Mr. Peter barn on Eberenz street caught fire from an unknown cause and in a few utes the whole upper story was con- The Fire Department bad a up grade all the but they arrived on the scene in quick time considering the distance and had the fire under control in less than five It is supposed that the fire caused by spontaneous tion of damp which was put Into the barn last Mr. had 1100 Insurance the which Will cover about half the Picnic and the marriage at Lebanon last Friday of John W. of N. aad MiM Elenora B. daughter of Samuel a pretty romance was who is engaged in at went there a ago to claim Mis for had not each Everything mad by aid their fnt proved a happy OM to aged nearly 80 a lifelong of died at his home at Alder Run after a long The funeral was held from the West Jackson church on Deceased Is survived by his wife and several Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hudson and are visiting at H. East Lawrence Sunday School will pienic in Carey's grove Aug. The Grange Band will furnish tbe The Stewart family will be held at on Aug. 6th. Miss E. E. Satterlee has returned from a two outing at Clifton Miss Winifred Of is visiting at the home of bvr Mrs. W. H. Henry Hudson spent Saturday and Sunday at Elmira and Watkins J. E. Sedlinger is very sick with j blood poisoning caused by running i a nail Into his Boys Shot tnm Frank aged 16, and Fred aged both of N. were fired upon from ambush near Hornby Sunday Johnson was hurt and was taken to toe Corning He nearly all Sunday from gun wounds on the right and McNeil WM aim hit by the There it M for the who It Three Barns During severe electrical storm last evening lightning struck three baras in Charleston township i completely destroyed j The horse barn on the William I Rogers farm at Welsh Settlement was with its i ing 15 tons of considerable J tools and farming One Was Mr. I Rogers had aomc Insurance In the The hay horse tool house and on the Charles Scott i near were burned 11 o'clock last with their entire consisting of a large quantity of etc. Mr. Scott had some reported to which will cover only of the Elmira Defeated Yesterday afternoon at Athletic Park Fort Pitt of got even with the Empire Bridge of who ed them by the score of 5 to 3 The game interesting and well-played n both up to the went in the Miss ana tier visited their Misses Sara Agnes Brimmer are visiting friends In N. Y. i Miss Sara of Is the guest of Miss Anna Miss Frances of called on friends In town last Mr. Robert is 111 with Earl Matin and Mrs. i J. Peters spent Sunday evening at 1 the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Five hundred persons thousand and loss Is already fruits of a huge forest fire raging through East British The flames are sweeping mountain and valley n hundred square B. has been ed out Wth a of 74 with 1.750 fourteen miles waJi at least accounts In the center of a raging furnace which may kill every one of Its Hosmen Sparwood and Olson with a total population of 1.675 are also menaced by the flames and will most certainly be From point and ruin are In. At Camp 4 of the Elk River Lumber sixty-one men and two women have been burned to death and throughout the whole of the fire swept region scores of isolated have bean wiped How many have been lost will not be known in as the whole try one mighty with 1s and to the bald mountain tops to escape tbe seas of fire which rage be- Bitten by a A. J. of was bitten by dog Sunday after- She was In the she noticed a dog running down the street on the opposite When dog was within a few feet of her he Kprang towards her with an angry and before could he brr skirt in nls front teeth and badly her and Inflicted three severe bites on her leg between toe anile aid the The were and taken to conw
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