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Albert Lea Examiner (Newspaper) - August 19, 1920, Albert Lea, Minnesota Page Foit Albert Lea examiner convict pardoned ass after Many years St Paul stockyards aged Man refused six pardons desired to pay for his sin St. Paul Minn. Aug. 16�?a new system of weighing charges was inaugurate in tin1 South St. Paul Stocky Ani to defray the expend of Tate supervision of Yards estimated at $60,000 yearly. According to the new plan there will be a weighing charge of two cent a head for All cattle and calves one and a half cents a head for hog and one cent a head for sheep. The present system of weighing provide for a charge of four cents a draft for All weighing. This will make a material in the Cost of weighing in Carload lots. Thief River Falls to have new system vet clerk interested in air mail service water filter probable As Board reports h20 unfit for use Austin have paid the Price you can Panion me now Quot three minutes after that Brief message reached governor a. P. Hobby s desk a Pardon releasing a Al Uncle Billy Quot Edwards to from the state Penitentiary had been Signet ten years ago a Uncle Billy Quot killed a Man. He Demon a he be on Bencea to prison for life. After the verdict was passed the judge jury and relative of the victim anti stat officers sought his Pardon. A not until i have paid for my sin a a. A Uncle Billy a Quot answer. Kefu de six pardons in vain did governor Colquitt write three pardons for the aged prisoner. A not yet a he would say when told thai he was free governor Hobby a second official _ act was to Pardon Edwards. _ to again i wms refused. Twice More Chicago solution of Amor Ca a during Hobby term of office did the a a a a a a problem the a Peen nit up of production Ami the bringing Back of prices to Normal has been diseased by Bankers Busine men and financiers but it remained today for St. Paul. Minn., aug. 18�?when the first air mail ship arrived Here from Chicago last tuesday inaugurating the Aerial mail service to the Northwest and this City. One of the most speculators was i Patrick of Brien special clerk at the thief River Falls City Hgt Cal Post office. As the government water filtering sgt Stem is one of the Rhine alighted and the mail bags possibilities looming up in the near were to Sod to waiting trucks future for thief River Falls. Action a of Brien the oldest postal employee in in this matter was prompted at a re die service Here rounded out another clothing prices up 15 per cent raw material Price Down Federal investigation discloses beating h. C. L. Is easy Hobo claims a Aback to farm Quot movement is Only remedy consensus of opinion cent meeting of the Council when a report from the state Board of health was read covering a null a or of tests which have recently been made of the City a water Supply. Samples of water from Mains in various parts of the City were uttered some time ago by a repro Enta Tyve of this department. And the report thereon has just been is used. Washington clothing prices increased More than or cent in principal cities Between december and june a Lala or department investigation just completed showed today. In some cities the increase a More than 25 per cent despite a a Price 42 of them spent As assistant Post slashing indulged in by merchants master o Brien say every change in throughout the u. S. In the Spring. Epoch in his half Century As a mail clerk. During his Long years of service. St. Paul a postal service from the Little Box used in the Pioneer Days which St Good on the River Bank and Dill service As a Post office for the settlers to the present Aerial mail. By digging Channel his to old Man reject offers of Liberty. To final a a Uncle Billy a w a it re. A will write you when i have paid the he said. But w Lien word audited Hack that he was free. He Hook his head. His birthday present a i did no to expect the governor to act so he Aid. A i want the Pardon for my birthday augut 22.�?� to comply with the aged mans wish Hobby changed the Pardon Date accordingly. And Sirn get Entov fir get birthday a Plucie Billy Quot will walk through the prison Gate to Freedom and wealth. For while confined in tile Peniten-1 diary three great Pool of Oil have been discovered on his 320-acre farm in Callahan county. Royalties already deposited to account in Banks total $4"0.000 land itself is Worth a Fortune. Gold to help tithers a when in a free in a going to be every cent of that mosey re Gelatin men the aged Pri Oner told the governor during a recent to the prison. Quot the tiling i do will be to employ the be to lawyers in Texa to free my two cell two aged convict both of who m have spent 11 years in prison a they have Pawl and they want to get out fun Pend the whole dad blamed Fortune to be they got what they he Aid. A place to Start anew a Elf there any thing left Over a anti there w ill be for tile Board of parti in ii known to Lee planning favourable action on the two old convicts petition a a i m going to build a farm where men who have sinned and have paid can tart life anew a Edwards say i he w a iconic that a waiting a Uncle Billy a Friend in Cal Ahan county Are planning a a Welcome Home Quot for the aged Man. Quot it la in the biggest Celebration the i. Neck a the Wood has Ever seen a says Fred Chisholm who has been made a chairman of the reception committee a water unfit to drink according to the report of the Pelican River raised Board of health the water Supply secured from the River and pumped through the maim is wholly unfit for human consumption. The report states thah the water is a menace to Public health and something should be dont at once to remedy the condition. Re Lent of thief River Falls Are quite Well informed concerning the Wool and Cotton prices went Down while finished clothing Price were going up. According to reports to the agriculture department. Some grades of Wool now Are Selling at pre War prices a said expert Miller of the Bureau of labor investigation department. Menus clothing prices soared More thursday August 19, 1920. Than prices of women a garments in the first six months of this year in Chicago Detroit Denver and Philadelphia. Increases of buying in both men s and women a clothing from december to june occurred in these cities new York. 2l.t per cent Detroit 27 per cent Philadelphia 20.3 per cent Seattle. Ism per cent Denver 14.7 Ier cent Boston. 18.7 per cent Baltimore 13 per cent. Chicago the Chicago federation the labor departments report also of labor has voted to withdraw it funds from local Banks and Deposit organized labor to Back n. D. Bank votes to withdraw funds and Deposit with Bank of no. Dakota indicates that increases in the prices of clothing since december 1914 have been far greater than increases in prices of the other necessities. Dur them with the nonpartisan league Bank in Bismarck n. Do a and also has adopted resolutions commencing the russian soviet government for its acing this 61 a year period the average Tion in a quelling the polish revolt family in Philadelphia for instance the Resolution calling for removal Felt increase clothing 219.6 of the iterations fund recommend per cent food 101.7 per cent housing 28.6 per cent fuel and Light 66.8 per cent furniture 1x7.4 per cent and Raj Cellaneous 102.8 per cent. Patronize the merchants who patronize your paper. Pm that All locals take similar action. It was adopted after Carl Thompson of Bismarck told the meeting that a it will take $20,000,000 to Harvest the wheat crop of the Northwest and that labor must co operate with Farmers in financing the Harvest or the Farmers will have to go to capitalistic Wall the human derelict to offer his remedy. On West Madison Street great As Embling ground for americans thousands of migratory workers where jobs Are going begging by the hundreds where scores of groups gather on hic curb in front of employment agencies Quot Flop houses and army and Navy recruiting offices air their views the consensus of opinion is that a a Aback to the farm movement is the Only remedy. A and you can bet that will be the remedy Quot said a a a flopper a who was going to the far Well to take a Job. A the Floater a or who. As he is More commonly kno Vril is reaping a Harvest in High win. Unable to Pend is or months he is saving it and planing to buy plot of ground in the country and turn Farmer. A look said Joe Blakely St. Paul a grizzly Gray haired 58-year-old he unbuckled a Money Belt and disclosed numerous greenbacks tucked in its folds. A live $500 there. As Long As the High wages continue i am going to work but when they drop in a stepping out to buy me a Little ground in the country and take life easy thereafter a he said. Blakely Allied in tan working trousers an army shirt and carrying his belongings in a Small bundle under his Arm had just spurned a 15 a Day i a. A a i can get More than that anywhere Quot he said. A i want six or a floaters Quot believe the present High wages will not lat Gur a there s a lot of fellow Idle and pending Money on matinees and silk shirt a said Mike Hargerty Boston. Quot when that a gone have to work. W Ages will go Down but prices wont unless the farm increases he says that hoboes have turned Thrifty and i Are saving their Money. Eti pc 1jili Kavitt Usu Quot to run Quot us a Milyn Ilju i a Elk a p it men Agency on Madison meet at Virginia Street Al of declares the Hobo has i turned Thrifty and plans on turning Virginia. Mina. Aug. Let Ilion to farm no it toys a out to get As Watertown s. A. Aug. 19�?thru the digging of a Channel connecting the b g Sioux River with the Pelican the latter a been raised forty two inches and will be maintained at this level thru a diversion of a part of the water of the River whenever the War r Supply Arni very few use it for 1�k��?~ Dot is wow its present level As drinking purposes but the greatest coring to authorities Here today. lies with local conditions. The be ican a outlet has Lien dam to a ancient passing through the City my since the Sioux was diverted in Are in grave danger of contamination log making it a Good i Hing Lake it less Omo thing i done to warn at a times during the a pc them. I Fon nerf tile shallowness of the a. A system of filtering the water Ter paused freezing into the bed Supply i the on1 solution offered during the Winter resuming in the an Effort has been made to secure death of hundreds of fish. The Chan pure water through deep Wells but m a Nifte under the direction of this has Long ago been abandoned As l�?~5e a state kan1? department impractical. Lat year a tour of in Means of this Channel launches portion covering several cities was a nov pm a Lorn Lake Kampeska made by the Council and the members were firmly convinced that a filtering Plant offered the Only remedy within reach. The Council at its first meeting decided to take up the matter one More in an Effort to secure the in to Lake Pelican thru the big Sioux River. Canada thru rates follow u. S. Award Ottawa. Ont., a the Dominion spallation of a a a the boar a of railway Commissi,.nor to earliest po.,i, Date. Engineers Day Krantz a , in through plans and estimate of costs will lie toured anti with Thi basis to Start from it is hoped that work on actual construction can soon be begun. A a a mine be Eek in cooperation the american farm Bureau federation i planning an Experiment in it wipe rut Ive Selling which should be very instructive to the rest of the i i rate to United states roads in Canada to conform with those recently approved by the interstate Commerce commission at Washington. These increases apply to All commode Rio is except Coal and Coke. The increases provided Are effective on or after augut 26, upon not los than 5 Days notice and Are applicable Al of to Canadian roads shipping to and from United states Point. Continuity of joint through rates a Ola elks u Emblem Here today in animal convention matter for the Good of the order and report of committees attendant at the National convention held in Chicago recent High wages As they said Kavanaugh. A i have scores of Job at $5,50 a Illy for common laborer.-. They pay $8 a week for Board an room and this leaves them approx state Tennis Champ tourney under Way be . The ave ninja a a a to 15 a week a velvet but they id Junu August Al. Ant More. I ii convention w As scheduled to open in St. Cloud but due to a delay in construction of the Elk hotel there a last minute change a made. Drum t Orp a re or amazed is. Paul Minn aug i a under Duluth Minn aug. 19�?the third the direction of or. John Davern the of one of four the state Len tils a drum corp that originated Dor Ai championship was scheduled to log the last mid Winter carnival Lias up non the courts of the Duluth been organized and now contain 32 a wat club Here tomorrow. Piece.-. T t he corps is attending the a Winner in the elimination Constate convention in Virginia today which were played in and tomorrow t unt one scheduled for August 25, and today contests will it seat to minimum wage Law in Zzz offs a a effect in no. Dakota Only Northwest in players Are. Competing in this years Content. A Bismarck n. A aug.16 nearly Kaj it has been placed on att players of All women and girl employees in tire National Fame. Late Are affected by the minimum j wage Law which goes into effect to Day prescribing hours of labor Raisin imports grow women or girl cannot be employ a inn cd font med longer than a it a hour a Day or rut Bill Ipi Zug 48 hours a week minimum wage a a a a per week after apprenticeship Aras Washington increased Roo ump fallow ii a Telephone. $16 56 mercantile occupations 17.50 personal service. 17.50 office occupation. 20.00 Public housekeeping occupation. 17.50 student nurse with receive uniform Tion of Raisin in the United stateside the Advent of prohibition is believed to account for the 1.400 per cent increase in imports of the s commodity from Spain during the first six months of 1920. Nearly 8,000, too Pound were exported from Malaga to the United states up to june country. If National agencies acting la to Ltd on tile 1 n5td state and can for the Farmer can handle Grain and a Lulu in Hoth directions a deemed livestock efficiently there i a Chance a durable and expedient by the com thut a certain costly portion of our n Tes Ioner it was stated. Mercantile machinery can be Dis a. Pended with. In every great inquiry into profiteering the middleman i found to j be getting a Large share if not the most. Of the surplus Cash. Food and i clothing and Coal Are All expensive at present for the fundamental reason that there i or Haj it Een a Scarcity of the a commodities but the increase. In cot to the Eon Metier i never held Down to the actual increase in the Cost of materials labor and capital. There in always a stratum of Middle men who must handle All the goods sold Arni who Are tempted to j buy anti sell warehouse receipts in the spirit of gamblers doubling the stakes at poker. It is a question whether hoarding or Quick turnover on a narrow margin a been More influential in creating the High Cost of living. Of the middleman were not a useful individual he would not exist so j ubiquitously in Normal times he is As Bani working and Little to be feared As anybody else in business. But j when a Scarcity arrives he takes his j Rake off. Jut now the middlemen profiting by Long time contracts to buy Coal Are paying a comparatively Small Price and Selling at an Advance so enormous that a Mere disclosure of the figure is enough to startle the con Umer. Individually the middleman seems not to blame. He is sell ing at the Market Price and that Price happens to represent to him the wealth of Aladdin. Yet somebody must stand Between the producer and the consumer must take the toss that accompanies distribution and must keep the channels i open Between the country and the City. Of a co operative organization can do this effectively it May be Able to take the place of tile despised jobber of Modem Industry serving the Farmer and the City Man going and coming and saving Money in both directions. Any Experiment along this \ line is wholesome and York Globe. Freeborn county fair prize cups the Freeborn county fair prize cups Are now on display at the harm jewelry store. These Beautiful Silver cups Are offered by first National Hank Emmons for grand Champion shorthorn female. Freeborn co. Guernsey breeders association for grand Champion Guernsey female. Smith Wright co. Second prize poultry growing club. Freeborn co. Llo Stein frisian association for grand Champion frisian female. Southern Minnesota poultry and fanciers association for largest and Hest display poultry. Smith a right co. For Hest 12 meat producing chickens. Smith Wright co. For poultry growing club. F Anners state Hank of Hartland for Sweepstake to ears of Corn. All it Ert Lea state Hank for grand Champion Holstein frisian Bull. Albert Lea packing co. For pig club contest. N. J. W Hitney for Dairy judging contest. Citizens National Bank for grand Champion Guernsey Bull. Freeborn county state Bank for grand Champion shorthorn Bull. First National Bank Albert Lea for grand Champion Jersey Bull. N. J. W Hitney for premiers exhibitor cattle dept. First National Hank Hartland for breeders Herd shrine department. During the fair these cups will be displayed at the harm Booth in manufacturers9 building Watertown apart it to accommodate Many i a Adry etc., $4 per month for the 30, according to the department of first year $6 for the Coad and $8 agriculture Bureau of Market a urn far the third year of training. Quantity that exceed the total Raisin hour of labor far minor boy Are exports from that port far the seve Tomud the a ame a tor women year period 1913-1919, Watertown s. A aug. 18, Watertown citizen is now erecting one of the Large to dwelling houses in this Section of the state. It contains apartments for forty families it a built for Robert Schull a Codington county retired Farmer at a Cost of approximately $75,000. W Hile visiting the fair Call at the Henry harm Booth and get a ticket for a drawing on a ladies Diamond ring and a gentleman a Gold watch la f Henry j. Harm 211 South Broadway jeweler Albert Lea Minn. A a a j i will it Lluisi Ollil Llull ill la a a la a Iii ill a Tell Lull la i i Foj of i a t ii

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