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Woodland Daily Democrat (Newspaper) - February 20, 1902, Woodland, California ESTABLISHED 1877 WOODLAND CALIFORNIA THURSDAY EVENING FEBRUARY 20 1902 PRICE FIVE CENTS A MASKED THIEF Robs Mrs Praet and Daughter in San Francisco Burglar Secures Thirty Dollars in Cash and Jewels Worth Six Hundred Dollars SPECIAL MEETING The Board of Supervisors to Stamp Out Glanders Ed Praet received a telegram Wed afternoon informing him that a burglar had robbed his wife and daughter in San Francisco The Ex of today contains the follow ing particulars A masked burglar climbed through a iront window In the residence of Mrs Edward Praet 1710 Bush street at an early hour Wednesday morning Alter compelling Mrs Vincent Wood bury and Mrs Julia Stumpf to keep si lent and threatening to kill them he stole cash and jewels valued at The detectives searched In vain Wednesday for some clue to the Iden tity of the robber but the thief had left nothing behind him except burnt matches In the hallway and bers of the house Mrs Woodbury was the chief loser ns all the jewels belonged to her She fs tlie wife of V Woodbury a travel Ing man employed by D wholesale grocer of Sacramento and son of Charles J Woodbury of Oak land Mr and Mrs Woodbury live in Woodland but arrived here a short time ago to visit Mrs Edward Praet Mrs mother Mrs Wood bury spent Tuesday night alone her husband being out of the city It was about 4 oclock In the morn Ing said Mrs Woodbury when I heard my bedroom door open and followed the souad of nome one stealthily moving toward me I was dreadfully frightened and cried out Who IB it Who Is It Tell me Tell A voice whispered in my epr or I will Trembling In every limb I laid still but pulled all five of my rings from ray fingers and let them fall on the bed beside me J then held my hands to my throat expecting that the burglar might attempt to strangle me He struck B match and I saw Urat he wore a black mask under which pro the ends of a long red mous tache After feeling my ears and throat ho reached under my pillow and took my purse While In my room he struck many matches but had no other light On leaving Mrs room the burglar went out In to the hallway and broke open a trunk In which he found and most ot the jewelry From the he next invaded Mrs Stumpfs room compelling her to keep by threatening to take her life I was awakened by a hand touch Ing my throat said Mrs Stumpf I gasped Intending to cry out when the man pressed bis hand upon me and As soon as the cases of glanders were reported Wednesday morning the four members of the supervisors now lu the county were summoned and a special meeting was held late day afternoon Chairman Russell and Supervisors Vaughn Decker and Hop pin were present After discussing the hoard arrived at the unanimous opinion that prompt and effective measures to eradicate the dis ease are necessary With that end In view Dr McLean was appointed coun ty veterinarian at a salary of a mouth to act during the pleasure of the board Dr Lawhead representing the county board health and Dr McLean attended the meeting ot the board Dr McLean can be depended upon to take such vigorous action that there Is not likely to be any further spread of the disease COURTHOUSE JOTS Items Gleaned From the County Action to Foreclose One of Numerous Liens on a Capay Inventories Filed whispered Do not cry out or I you will After that I did hot move hardly daring to draw my breath Tho burglar got into tho house through the parlor window which was found wide open after his departure Action to foreclose Hen recorded on November 26 1901 for carpenter work dono upon the residence ot Clement of Capay has been commenced in the superior court L T Dorden Is the contractor and tho amount fai which suit is brought Is and at fees of and costs The com plaint states two causes of action setting out the general facts of tin lien and the second the fact that the original contract Lautze and Horden was and abrogated A half dozen liens have been filed In matter but thl Is tho first one upon any has been brought A C Ruggles guardian of the estate of J Kruse Incompetent lias filed petition to sell the whole of said es tate consisting as follows Two lot near Woodland and certain and overflowed land in the southeast ern portion of he county J D LawRon W W Nelson and Hoj Coil have the following inventor and appraisement In the matter of til estate of Carrie L Cross deceased Cash on hand lot on Secon street devised lo Kate Sherman Cross lot on Second street north o foregoing lot devised to Minna Bell Cross improvements on las mentioned lot household an kitchen furniture silverware 10 cash deposited in Building nnd Loan Association S shares of Pacific Coast Lumbar an Furniture Manufacturing Company face stock of the Realt Syndicate a corporation of the stat of California evidenced by a cate face value 13 A CLASS OF PEOPLE Who are injured by the use ol coffee Recently there has been placed In all grocery a preparation GRAINO made of pure grains that takes tho place of coffee The most delicate stomach receives It without distress and but tew can tell H from coffee It does not coat over JA as much Children may drink It with great benefit and per Try It Ask for BEST PRESCRIPTION for MALARIA and Fever Is a bottle Chill Is quinine In a form No cure no pay Price w TO CURB A COLD IN ONE DAY Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablets All druggists the money 11 It falls to cure B W signature la on each box w STOPS THE COUGH and works off the cold Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablets cure a cold In cue day No cure no pay Price Purest apple elder Just from Ken tucky at F W grocery store Main and First streets m I have used Chamberlains Coug Remedy fora number of years an have no hesitancy In saying that it the best remedy for coughs colds an croup I have ever used In my family I have not words to express my coni dence in this 3 A Moore Star Michigan To sale by J V druggist WHAT FOR DESERT This Question arises In the every day Let us answer it today Try a delicious and dessert Prepared minutes No boiling no baking I simply ad boiling water and set to cool Fla orange raspberry an strawberry Get a package at you grocers today 10 cents RIEF CITY NEWS vents of Interest in Woodland and Suburbs cms of More or Less Importance Picked Up Here and There on the Wing HER FIRST EARNINGS Helen Keller Wanted Money to Buy an Island Mrs 7 w Bandy Is reported to be A C Huston and Will Wall went to today Henry Cowell of San Is n this city today Miss Stella Fenner was nn arrival n tho 110011 train Henry W went to Blacks n the noon train There were two distinct earthquake locUs tills morning a few minutes De ore 7 oclock The weather has been showery to ay and lher is a promise of more to ight and Friday Lucius Hart waa accidentally killed y the premature discharge of lils gun n the hills near Calistoga on Tuesday le camg to California for his health ud was In Woodland a short The Hotel St Denis is an excellent for the sojourner in San Fran isco to stay Us advantages are set orth in a new ad in another column ud we ask those not familiar with the merits to read It Wesley Stewart of Stewarts Bta lon Illinois was the guest for a few on Wednesday of Mr and Mrs J M Hiddleson It Is evident that he ad not previously heard much about he Sacramento valley and that ho was surprised with what he saw n Yolo county There IB a pretty story tn connection with the series of articles which Helen Keller tho wonderful blind girl has written tho Ladles Homo Journal telling about her own lite from Infancy to tho present nay She always has shrunk from the publicity which fol lows successful literary work and It was with great difficulty that she was persuaded to take up the task of pre paring her autobiography Slie had however sot her heart on owning nn Island in Halifax harbor for a summer home and in of fun the editor of the Journal offered to buy it for her or to provide the means to buy It When the work of writing appeared especially Irksome Miss Keller was re minded of her to become a land holder and It spurred her on before Christmas she completed tho first chapter of her marvelous story and on Christmas morning she re from her publishers a check for a good sum Her delight may be for this was tho first any which she had ever earned It Is a fairy come true said she Whether sho will really carry out her plan to buy the island remains to be seen TRAVELING MAN EXPIRES THE MILITARY BAND Postponed Concert May he Given on March 17th Body of H C Woolmington Found in a Hotel COLFAX Wash February 3 Woolmington of San Francisco raveling salesman of the Spool Cottou Company of Ban Francisco was found dead from heart disease In his room at the Merchants hotel at his morning Woolmington had traveled in this country for 15 years and was well He leaves a widow and sever il children In Snn Francisco On re of telegraphic instructions from tho Spool Cotton Company the body was embalmed anil will bo shipped to Sap Francisco for Fran cisco Examiner The deceased was well known here laving lived with his family In tills city about 12 years ago at which time he was employed as clerk in the White House The Woodland Military Band the leadership of R E was highly complimented for its showing Wednesday The boys In their uniforms made a very appearance and considerable Improvement was no In their playing This reminds us that they have advertised for a con cert and dance In new armory hall Friday evening February 21st which owing to unavoidable circumstances they were compelled to postpone The date has not been definitely settled yet but March 17th has been spoken of and It Is probable that that date will be selected The public should show Its appreciation of their efforts to please by bestowing generous pat upon them COMING ENTERTAINMENT Queen of the River Circle No 609 C of F of A is making elaborate preparations for a social to be given In hall Knights Lauding Saturday evening February A program of songs speeches dialogues and tab will bo rendered A fine will be served and hot au chicken pie are on the menu Ice cream lemonade ami candy will h served at the refreshment tables Ad mission free An acquaintance of both parties in forms us that Frank Horgan of Blacks nnd Miss Lena Richmond of county went ta Sacramento Wednesday afternoon with the tation of being married today Mr Horgan is the oldest son of Andrew Horgan a prominent farmer of north ern Yolo and a very popular young man Miss Richmond Is a Mrs D F Houx of Blacks and Is said to be a most estimable young woman ARNICA SALVE Has worldwide fame for marvelous cures It surpasses any other salve lo tion ointment or balm for cuts corns burns bolls sores felons ulcers tet ter salt rheum fever sores chapped hands skin eruptions Infallible for pilea Cure guaranteed Only at W H Lawsons drug store DR SIMMONS BEREAVEMENT A few days ago Dr Simmons wen to San Francisco to see about the pub of his book On Tuesday h received the startling Intelligence tha his son Dr M C Simmons who ha been ill with pneumonia was dead Dr Simmons left at once for Pass Oregon where death Particulars will bo published later HAD TO CONQUER OR DIE I waa Just about gone writes Mr Rosa of Spring N C I had consumption so bad tha the best doctors said I could not more than a month but 1 began to us Dr Kings New Discovery and wa wholly cured by seven bottles and am now stout and well Its an unrivaled lifesaver in consumption pneumonia la grippe and bronchitis Infallible for coughs colds asthma hay fevor croup or whooping cough Guaranteed bot COc and f 1 Trial bottle free at W H Lawsons drug IT WILL DO YOU GOOD Wo know of no way tn which we can be of more service to our readers than to tell them of something that will be of real good to For thla reason we want to acquaint them with what wo one of tha very beat remedies on tho market for coughs colds and the alarming complaint croup Wo refer to Chamberlains Cough Remedy Wq have used it with such good results in our family so long that It has become a household sity By Its prompt use wo havent any doubt but that It has time and again prevented croup The testi mony is given upon our own experi ence and wo suggest that our readers especially those whn have small chil dren always keep 11 In their homes as NOW IS THE TIME Bring your from tlie If you have friends or relatives com Ing to California write D W cock general agent Union n R No 1 Montgomery street Sa Francisco who will arrange to secur for them the following special rates beginning March 1st and contin until April From New From Chicago 33 From 3 From St Louis 300 From Kansas City St Joe Oma ha Sioux City and Council Bluffs 2 Correspondingly low rates from a eastern cities 20 THE ARIEL For tho freshest best and candles go to the Ariel Candy Stor which was recently purchased by Mlf Agnes Breen It Is open and rea for business and as has had considerable experience in tl manufacture of candy and Is also ver popular as a feel that sho will make a success of lie new venture When you want a physic that mild and gentle caay to take on PERSONAL flmings and Goings of Weil Known People octal of Inter e it About Who Dwell in or Near the City of Woodland Dr Wilson went to San Francisco its morning Harry Provost made a trip to Ho tills morning Dr Thomas Ross returned to Sac this morning H and bride left for San this morning Mrs M went to lenlo Wednesday afternoon S M returned from Snn Wednesday evening Mr and Mrs wore southbound Wednesday afternoon Miss Myrtle Gable returned from an Francisco Wednesday afternoon J E A D Porter and Wm Sender were arrivals Wednesday even Adams nnd daughter Miss mads a trip to Sacramento P C Fenner and daughter Miss returned from San evening J W Bandy went to this morn ng to attend the funeral of his tho late Frank Dandy C A Sherman of tho Pacific coast ot tlie New York Life In Company Is In thla city today Mrs Richie and daughter have re from Sacramento They rc Mrt that the result of the operation u Otto Richie cannot yet bo deter 111 ued A GREAT SIRE Due of Colts Breaks Coast Record Walter Mastins great horse Fat ose will make the season nt Wood and and this year few days ago we clipped an rom the Breeder and Sportsman gavo some idea of what a re sire this horse Is Mr Mas In claims that It had opportunities of other rioted sires h would today be the champion sire li he class and he elves some very substantial reasons to back his claim Farmers should read Ills announce ment made In another column Spe lal attention is directed to the lates achievement of Primrose In which coast record was broken cures piles or reward Price For sale In Woodland b J V the druggist For a good haircut or sham poo go to barber shop tl NOTICE TO CREDITORS B GIBSON VERY ILL THE YOU WINERY n Attack Dating From Last Sunday Causes Anxiety T B Gibson waa taken side last By Wednesday morning his was regarded as so serious lat hta Dr Dillon as summoned from Hnn Francisco to arrived Wednesday evening with 10 expectation of returning homo thia but lie deemed the patients so critical that hn decided o remain over today None but prs of Mr Gibsons family are ed to the sick room Mr Dillon In a Democrat representative y telephone this afternoon that Mr Gibsons ailment is Inflammation of he bowels While ho ta hopeful that hero will soon bo n change for the Otter he will not a prediction hat such n Is to occur mill there aro further developments The many friends ot CUc family aru about Mr condition and sincerely hope that ho may BOOH find relief The Faith Displayed Is a Indication for of This Section A FIREMANS CLOSE CAUL 1 stuck to my engine although ev ery Joint ached every with pain writes G W my o locomotive fireman ot 011 Iowa I was weak and palo with out any appetite and all run down As 1 woa about to give up I got a bot lo ot Electric Bitters mid after taking t 1 felt its well as 1 ever did In my Ifo sickly run down people always new life strength and vig or from their use Try them lou guaranteed by W II Price GOc J R McCrodan successor to Oco Miller carries a full lino of domestic and Imported cigars and tobacco elder vinegar nt Johnston Bros Pino elder vinegar at Johnston Bros Samuels Heavy to be Increased There Is evidently one man who has faith In the grapo Industry of Yolo and surrounding counties He Is so confident that ho la willing to back his Judgment with a further Invest ment 120000 Ho already has con money BO Invested that ha cannot reasonably expect any returns unless the vineyards of the to valley aro thrifty and productive and the market for tho products ot the vine are good The gentleman to whom we refer la Mr Paul Samuel who about two years ago purchased the Yolo winery plant Ho recently Informed a well known nnd reliable business man of thin city that ho fa considering and maturing plans that will provide for a material improvement and a large increase In the capacity of the present plant The old plant Is generally consid ered n good one but Mr Samuel pro poses to expend not less than enlarging and extending the building and putting In new appliances He la Interested In B number of wineries and understands the business and existing conditions thoroughly and his Judg ment In this matter Is considered good evidence that the outlook for improve ment lu the industrial Interests of the Sacramento valley Is good all along tho Hue NEWNESS IN you of having us tulk winter goods continually Dont you to suo something new hear of something To ho euro wo aro Although Its n early fur spring goods its nouo too BOOH for us Wo In allowing up the now things first wo tuku in giving you Uio glimpse of Springs newness In dainty Tho lino your eyes over he Awny ahead of anything this shown for many u day so much so much stylo nnd Individuality it you will gladly appreciate tho Our window display will especially to all those who have a weakness for lino Hn Curio White House In the matter of the estate o George D Stephens deceased Notice Is hereby given by the under signed executors of tile last will an testament of George D Stephens deceased to the creditors of and a persons having claims against tho sal deceased to exhibit them with th vouchers within te months after the first publication o tills notice to the executors at tlie of Woodland Woodland Califor nia the same being tho place for the transaction of the business of said es tate In the county of Yoto Dated January 1002 Nannie Stephens L D Stephens H Stephens executors of tlie lost will and testament of D Stephens deceased N A Hawkins Attorney for Execu tors This Weeks Bargains Surpass ALL PREVIOUS ONES Exchange Market CHALMERS BROS Props BUTCHERS DEALERS IN LIVE STOCK ETC Meats delivered to all of tho city free of a call at Coward Hawkins Main street between mid Third This week we expect to see quite a few shoppers down town It may ap pear strange to you why wo ure offer ing such beautiful nnd stable orles ns displayed in our windows at sale prices Just at beginning of whatIs 10 bo one of the greatest em broidery seasons ever known before However we wish to interest you all In this store so we have selected tho most patterns and widths that are In demand at the present time for at these start ling prices Cambric Edgings sold at and now Cambric Edgings open patterns 2 to 3 inches In width sold for 160 and a yard 7c Heavy open Cambric Edgings Just the thing for childrens underwear 6c and price a yard Heavy Cambric Edgings to Inches wide sold for and 170 sale lie Peoples Trade Palace Alert Retailers THIS PAPIER IH AT JJJ t K 0 f W 6 Call tor M There is Danger In delay especially In placing lunr ance When the fire U U too late Get your property to day Dont wait until tomorrow it may then be too late A potter ft good company Is tta you con make That U lost offer Balfour Woodland
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