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Athens Sunday Messenger (Newspaper) - August 5, 1923, Athens, Ohio I of pages 1 cd today i a the weather partly Cloudy Munday. Probably a a it Sci thundershowers slightly cooler monday generally fur. A a a a a tvo of ,1 re flushed every afternoon except Gator Day a big a a Aday morning Bdl Lon 4thf\�?Ti i Ohio god w 1w a Carrier. 13 casts a weak by my in a Mon of a Yaj ii \ i l. X Lily no. �?14. Catered St Athene Post office is a scold class most str Osder act of ish Riv. L a. Anal it i. I a i. Of. Go months. Ta.30 was �1.00. Fist wha so of Wash i is. A a a it w five cents \ copy Coolidge steers the ship of state As Harding funeral train speeds East ibo the a Mdse Tome of no of the Birthplace of pres ident Calvin Coolidge reverent people stand a along tracks As train speeds by few stops made Small town folks show love for Small Towner sorrow Universal mrs. Harding keeps resolve not break Down he George r. Hoi Mes Tnp of off correspondent on Hoa tto harping Funer at. To. Atn in spite Wash Angton. , nov. Aug. 4.�? ror a Tho Sun baked deserts and rough Tho Low lying mountains a Tho far West. Tho Hardin funeral train Hur Donod with Tho sorrow of Tho nation Mads Boho. D l of Elmo today on its Ion Long Ca St Ward Trail. Ail alone Tho route. From Thor a. Prevention Oitis Tho tiny re towns and mining Camps of ,. I Tab and Wyoming a Porfipio Forth stand it v a Side Tho Railroad track a thus it a homage in Tho Only r v Ronld Tho silent figure r. A i i in Tho shining colors of Tho f in. In Tho Roar or. It Dav and night it was Tho no Tir Olding Panorama of desert Quot a Ains and preen Clad Hills Dot a a a of varying intervals with silent i r a is of Peio Plo silent respectful a a moped. It was in the Small a is that Warren g. Harding Lov a 0 i so Well that Fife reverence seem m More pronounced. Perhaps it because Warren g. Harding f Earue from a Small town it loved Tho Small town he often 1 i Ilia audiences. He had helped Ake one. Is were few and far Between when necessity for fuel and a compelled did Tho Ion Boa min Rome a halt. Then w s a Busy few minutes of a Anion Tho train Crow of a Penally a fresh engine and then on Amin eastward the capital. I were the National sorrow will he More ceremoniously expressed next we Etc stir. White House where he a a Quot i and inhere As chief incentive and under the done of the great Capitel where he worked As senator. The heat of the Day and the right was trying mrs. Hardin but pc bore it with that remarkable control which already has a a on Sod the a grudging admiration of All that see her. F herself Phe seemed get n stronger grip Harding burial plot i this country store typical new England general store and Post a office is doubly distinctive. In this building in Plymouth. Vt., pres a new picture of president Cal Dent Calvin Coolidge was born on the fourth of july in 1s72. And it Vin Coolidge taken on Tho Day of was in this store possessing the Only Telephone in Plymouth that the or Harding s death As the former official news of or. Harding s death was receive i from san Francisco. Iee president sat on the Edge of the porch of his father s farmhouse in Plymouth. It. As vice president. Or. Coolidge Dally tramped Between his father s farmhouse and the store get bulletins on the sick president s condition. Inset shows the drowns under his own machine tax in int uiting factors an Accident which Cost the life of Clarence Al Berry Coonville Pool room proprietor who was killed when his ear went Over a Steep embankment near the Shaw school House on the Hogan non Furnace Road saturday morning about o clock. The car landed upside Down in five mile in herself As the train ploughed i Creek with Alburry pinned beneath steadily eastward. As the Day Wor Jam he was drowned before the Nia a and night approached she seem Chine could be removed a i gain in resolve a not break body released. A own Quot As she herself expressed it Ai Berry had left his Home that Quot a often and even the watch phv-1 morning for Hogan and As he round flans relatives and friends aboard a the curve it which san a na7"w Road. He evidently struck a rut by sorrow Laden train were com superintendent Herbert Mcvay pm admit a a that a a she Quot appeared a in Road Side and this turned his Mot with the Athens county Board a winning her fight in a truly orig ,nt0 Rry a Hio 1 As a off education for the first time in Lif cent manner mrs Hardin Felt or do rent the Pant Quot Here or a a my the Accident occurred. The acc regular session. Friday afternoon in h tags id the Benefit of a fairly restful. A a. A he. Flan a somewhat less restful 1ent was witnessed by mrs. Nelson the superintendent s office. The by a a i Holcomb who was sitting she president. At la of Roiek tills morning she arc for her maid and de of and m breakfast. Then a a be Citrus of her Compart Quot a slightly i. She sat and looked out fora a a a Verai hours on the constantly an ing Panorama. The others Board seemed silently underhand her desire for Solitude and a my when she expressed a wish some member of the party did v approach the silent rear car. 1 and mrs. C. E. Sawyer and Mary and mrs. George b. Chris body will lie in state at Capitol of the nation simple rites be followed burial will be held in Marion Ohio on f Bidav a by Kenneth a. i. N. S staff correspondent Washington. Aug. 4 Mark re by a Beautiful simplicity and vet with a solemnity and dignity in keeping with the Tii it Rte office who ii he held. Tile National government will pay final tribute tile memory of Warren o. Harding. 23th president of the i noted states it a state funeral in the Capitol next wed Aday. Only Mien limes Lnu forr in Lik Lory Linit state funeral Imti Lichi Iii Llilas country. I president wild ill Ril Iii Oltaci the unknown Soldier Ami Admiral Dewey perilously were inane i by hic nation with stale funerals throughout Ull tile plans for the great funeral final details of which were being complot i hero tonight there a dominant Sun purity a sol in grandeur highly symbolic of the of. Of Tho dead chief executive. There is be no pomp no display but a Quoit state la Ness that is magnifier Nee in its. I Quot is. Harding wished it so. All Tho chief officers of Tho a a tonal government headed by pros Slont Coolidge and be in Liers of the Cabinet., will participate. Former president Woodrow Wilson was asked attend Lait because of his own precarious health was forced Chillicothe of. Aug. 4.�?this tie wrapped it above the spot of in or Jno it details of the heroic act of 12-year where the snakes fangs had pie re Many tahe part old Delbert Bochard Chillicothe of the skin whipped out ids pen military and patriotic organza who saved the life of his playmate knife Cut. The Josh from the u it a i civic societies and fraternal Hubert Cottrill la became known wound and placing Bis lips on tile organizations including a Small group from or. Harding s own masonic Lodge Here have i Eon granted places in Hie slow moving funeral procession which will accompany Tho body. The government s greatest. Musical organization the Marine band will Piny. Foreign nations will be represented by diplomatic military and naval officers. Pennsylvania Avenue will lie shrouded in draperies. All flags wit i be at half staff Bells will toll a last tribute guns from nearby Jarmy posts will Boom a mourning Salute As Hie distinguish cd company follows the remains the a Pitol Rotunda where the fix ineral services will in conducted while the body lies on the historic cat Falque erected during the assassination of president Lincoln. President Coolidge who was assisted in making arrangements by members of the Cabinet. Announced the body of Warren o. Harding when it arrives Here tuesday after noon on the special train from the West will he taken the East room of tile White House rest until wednesday morning. The new president himself will head a distinguished escort. Only the widow and a few relatives and intimate friends will be allowed visit the Bier in the White House. Accompanied by the civic and military escort the remains will be the Harding family Beryl no plot Tho c meter at Marion Ohio while tile body of tile Lute resident Warren ill it dim will i1 in Quot i be Ages the Plain Aion is shown Here Mark the burial of members of his immediate family i1 of Harding s a Home folks Quot mourn Marion of aug. 4 softly new Kilt ii de r Ness Hest Rainof a and with tenderness the strains of head. Kindly Light Quot the most be loved hymn of Mutton s mourned son. Warren a5 Harding floated from Hie Trinity a i 1st Church re tonight. High in the choir loft ii Otis red by the gathering dusk. Mellowed into deep golds and deeper greens by the stain d Church windows sat a Lone figure i he below a is Roudot Pew. In Tho front seemed Marion stand alone aloof in its sorrow and desolation. Of the a1 it. Ali in e. N Small brass Nam plat the Story. A Arr. N a liar Ling. Pres Dent of Tho i nit<1 states of Amor is Ulm Quot and the Story of i vat Hie president s death an Well As ills patience kindness Aud lovable Ness first acts of new executive show decision and skill funeral plans will make no chances in Hardin official family new White House Coolidge shows intimate knowledge of his new duties by til i i no of n h stuff correspondent Washington aug 4 the government of the felted states slowly was returning normalcy tonight following Hie most Rushing mow it ties fat it in Over two decades with Calvin Coolidge thirtieth pres Blent firmly entrenched in the a a Ion s High is Offu issuing As hts official set. A proclamation Rilling upon the nation pay sol in homage the memory of or a Nisi Tiff ii for during of Oto k w Kin memorial Rev. Walter King Columbus r Erly tin Brid president s past in in r at heroic Hgt of Young boy saves the life of put Mote Nehr Chillicothe bitten by Shue while Berry picking Clarence Alberry victim of tragic Deuth saturday machine left Road and plunged into Creek saturday no or i Vui Iii a a a i a Quot it it a hero today. Clyti a a it re Phi 0,r i venom. Rescuers unable move Vav Hole the two lads were picking Young Cottrill fainted. The h tar up fro death berries on Carlisle Hill. Just West Aret lad lifted the unconscious boy a a civic u Young Cottrill was bitten Over his shoulder and carried him came on the right leg by a Viper Friday his Home. Nearly three fourths afternoon. Hearing the screams of of a mile Distant. A physician who Logan. Of. Aug 4.�?a Sharp his companion the Bochard boy was called declared Young Cottrill curve a narrow Road and an in ran the Cottrill lad jerked off will recover guarded embankment were con succeeds Coolidge a Day of mourning an d prayer fixed by president Coolidge Temh official proclamation issued As his first act no Tilsy for e will i and at president Harding then it a Fecu now morning by those live St the in me time made Elesra him la a it. In ii up Hill the people that the policies and v let it a add it it Ltd by id Sis of the men til v sent tha White House two yen ago with a Quot Vin million import would curried on a things will stand no they Sre or Sid it in Coolidge declared in hit first Public pronouncement Sines formally assuming the reins of government. A ,1nv of conferences sad Tonsi i ration clearly brought borne that then it Vav president had taken hold with n sure. Firm b ind in quirk dry by la manner platters were Laid fore Bim by bus offing Ables and in unequally decisive manner disposed of them. An endless in of Effis a filed a ufos the temporary White Honan Quot la Day Cabinet officer legislator a Hong Heads of departments Mil a a i for possible in tru colons and and the work of arranging in funeral for the Jad Prest i Washington a 4 the whole nation will mourn tin ions of its 23th president it Friday. Inn that Day Warren. Harding will be burled. President. Coolidge. Nhi neat official net. Hts ii is 1 from the for 1 it i str prod a nation Flint that Day Lee shall a a Day of mourning and flirting Adhis salaries of school men fixed at session held Friday ing of the salaries of the three As who Sostant superintendents and the at new first lady walks about just like everybody Washington aug 4 a for Mer new in gland school teacher strolled casually out of the Willard hotel prayer fat who died i Couch i Sive i cd i a. A a w Arr n g Harding mar pc a Ltd his office. Til Simp by sex pcs Ige 111. La Vav Prest it in unite till v 11 int rapid Loos detail ends were ii rid senator a. B. Cummin of Iowa the. The first in hours she spent. A a in her apartment in the car porch of her residence nearby. Or Rio a at once called her husband remains or the rushe<1 the a cent James Loomis Tendance officer was the chief mat Aiso Learned of the Accident and before the Board which con i spread the alarm. The tractor at c a it. Henry president of the county farm which is located near was secured and with it the Aumsville. Howard Cline of Al machine was drawn from the Creek i Bany vice president o. C. Porter and Ai Berry s lifeless form was re-1 of the Plains o. O. Bryson of president pro tempore of the i. H covered. When or. Hepler. Of Stewart and George we Rose. T Nion Furnace arrived the Man Glouster. Edge As presid was pronounced dead and the coun the salaries of d. O. Chappel. Ii. I making body. To officials were notified. j. Finsterwald and h. F. Dillinger i the body was brought the un-1 assistant superintendents were a a de taking Parlours in the Harden Ltd at $2400 for twelve months. The ambulance and was prepared for 8aiary of Carl Porter newly electoral. Red attendance officer will be $1800 the de. Ased was about 28 years for the coming year. I i next Oil 1 his v it til cull <1 up i gulls country in n a us a in i in their Phi of divine worship and Quot pay homage of this afternoon walked Down in it re Rem the memory f Street and turned into a Beauty of the great and Good president Quot finn in or or an Bour inter she emerged it is on the Day i re div. Aug alone and strolled Back the wit that the body of president hard lard along Washington a abroad ing will be Laid a it eternal rest it w Fly a Marion Ohio. The nation will this particular new England sex mourn with the people of the school teacher was the new a first Buckeye state lady of the inn i Quot though a know edged Leader of the capital s Secia Brun anti if Ross set even before the Elevation of Lier husband the presidency she has been noted for her simple Churm. She has lost none of it by the sudden thrusting of her husband into the White House. On her visit the Beauty parlor she went unaccompanied and be or the Way site nodded several times passing acquaintances. Dis crot newspaper men who followed ii r note that Aho mingled Incon dog catch spice piously with the crowds of sat Virday shoppers practically Unree a Ogniz d. A number of times she even turned aside let f. Street s Wen known a a flappers pass Hor. New Hampshire log team ran 4r mibs in seven hours. Perhaps a was driving. Waiting Quot it Tir it a Quot in 1 u i int at Altu Weir Anwuth a int Tuu num t., a or in Anions Aurini of ?0 an survived by his Par a superintendent Mcvay Calls at -1 ends. Or. And mrs. Charles Alberry mention the fact that Athens coun for in ,rxafirijrratl0n a bus wife and one daughter five Ity is employing Only three assist a a a in an Quot Are sur year3 of age. Alberry is Well known an a instead of four As was former �?z.,an, the courage in log of it action and has Many friends practice. The territories allot a in which the widow of the among baseball fraternity As he of. To assistants will be As-1 f \ bunt Liq la Violeine Ham in. In _ ill a it it a i _ placed on a Caisson and conveyed of Senate who succeeds Calvin Cool the a at a. In. Wednes judge As president of the senior Law Lay i rider the Capitol a historic dome. The body will lie in state in Iii 4 of clock where All May pay homage. Then it will he taken aboard a special train for Marlon Ohio the Home of or. Harding. Final services will be held there Friday the Dav set aside by pres. Dent Cooldige As a National Day of Whitfield ii stand acts London aug change r Quot executive is bearing. Her in was manager of the Ball team at be resolve a not break Down Shes Home town. T ppr run try Over come the ply weakness with which she has if a a aau i Topa Quot n Arn Uncle Sam loses rat had v nov oration aboard the train n Marr Bers of the official. R v Quot As air it hed discussion of probable causes leading up presidents sudden and wholly or a eted death and impending c noes in Washington. The. The first War shits i Washington. Aug 4.�? Char Les w. Morse his three sons and four associates were found not guilty of conspiracy defraud the signed by or. Mcvay. Jya National executives in the uni a the remainder of the meeting Ted states probably will affect was spent in the discussion of Var British reparations plans. It was Lous topics and plans under the new Learned fr0m an authoritative administration of superintendent Rutn Lwy a a source. While president Coolidge w Mcvay. A was quoted As saying he would Carr it out the late president hard ing s policies the new executives a personal views Are not known. after Tho reparations debate in Athens bots play part in Harding service harsher Kretow Honor Harding the House of commons thursday lord Curzon the foreign Secre Accord tary informally outlined britons organization1 plan in the evident Hope that the throughout United states would change its Atlee fortitude of of confess upon this Issue. Atwould be Chi Cir in this trip was Ono of ,h0 attempt by the government pro t11 at he indicated Britain contributing Factor in his cot Cut cute alleged War contract fraud.-. President Harding co in g America would intimate Midnight Tonioni. W Kinsmen of this Section of the whether or not the British Anteri a Large fit old can support of the British re Para Castalia Tiona viewpoint. Now it is Likely c Rosr this opinion is shared a pro m extent too. By the physicians. Five Aue killed exercised Mich Wildwood. N. J., aug. 4.�? f a spirally More fit than most four men and a boy were killed is he found an outlet this afternoon when a Pennsylvania hts Energy in sports chiefly Railroad freight train crashed into 80 of in hi3 r flays he had their automobile at Burleigh continued on last Page a Tulles from Ber. Six state Are meet in about Midway Between and Clyde ten Miles Southwest of great Britain will be unable pro Here the service was said be need with any knowledge of the at most impressive. Fiery crosses Titue of the new Washington and i we re be burned. Ministration. A Telegram received in Athens saturday evening stated that Rettery a for the part two weeks at Camp Knor ky., will have s loading part in the military funeral services for president Warren i. Harding it his Home in Marlon late in the present week. The Battery was have entrained saturday evening for Athens. But instead will be sent Marion. At the funeral service for the late president. The local guardsmen will Are the presidential Salute. This Honor for the local on Tat is a splendid one and proves that the Athens boys comprise the Graek artillery command of the state of Ohio. A a a a a a a a a a out the Griffith tragedy Cleveland o. Aug 4 a upon a he vivid dramatization in court today of the defendant version of the accidental shooting of patrol a Man Dennis Griffin in a scuffle for pc session of his gun. After he had struck the defendant who was at 4 that time in i custody a heavy Bow on the Arm. John Leonard 4 Whitfield Hopes convince the 4 jury that lie is innocent in the 4 face of circumstantial Avilde and 4 damaging testimony from thirty wit 4 Nesses for the state. 4 Arthur h. Day senior counsel for 4 the defense whose stature and 4 build is similar that of the slain 4 patrolman took a seat beside 4 Whitfield and enacted the role of 4 the police officer who was conduct-4 ing Whitfield toward the four-4 tenth precinct police 4 policeman own 38-calibre revolt progressed a Quot Ennis dated. Adhered up time wild found in pm the Newa paper Iii i and Lay before them the a Diana for Lite immediate future Nie in it Eon a it a nor r pending mat or were Nard and Quick terse answers or Given. Further than rtt re his or i Lna a a mint that policies it of off a old Cal Hardin would be Carri <1 on. President Coolidge refused for Neil a nothing further will Sal a after til fin.-, interment of president Harding Quot he advised his interrogator. Be Oil Atlon pending v. Pm foreign Powers including the a just at Midnight i Turda sex inference it Mexico of a it. And tha plod ing bombs on b r it Hill an it Sty conference at Linus none will Tho burning of another continue the Pride it said. Fiery Ros. P a r port d that ,.j rj0 nor now of any reason for Kii i Uxa is were til Quot Ding nil Over interrupting any of these negotiate stat. Hut inlay night and a Uon a of. Added. Number of local members went a no f he Gas Quot Lancaster and Murray City. no win a made either in the Cabinet or in the Whito i foils personnel Linier. Those now holding office should absolutely in ifs a continue. This likewise wag made Clear by the new executive. A a a runt ail of the Cabinet cd not Lilac with said and in later repented thin statement by of of the Navy Denby. Tho first Cabinet officer formally tinder bus r. Sign Tion. A . F Belshan. Or. Is the provide nth see rotary general Sawyer i the Perg i i in s phys Leann. Everything will Island unless announcement Contra the president utterances newspaper Man featured a Day re a plebe with work. Only Oner dbl president Coolidge find time leave his hotel when. In the afternoon. He made a flying trip his old offices in the Senate of Fie building gather up a few Perse pal belongings and submit Tail the persistence of be w. Photographs cry who sought photograph g executive. I even thought it was necessaryt4l overnight convert a downtown How Del into a temporary White Hoos it be effects of president Coolidge first Day in office plainly were Furj be Felt. Official Washington Miwa evident slowly was recover loss from the demoralizing Shock of president Harding s death. Labourers hotel attendants Ai Stuj carpenters were Buss All Day converting the entire third floor of of the Willard hotel exclusive the presidential suite into offices desks and table were moved Sci Beds and lounges were moved Ltd ten stenographers with their writers were Given office watchful waiting one time a Al Lemon set up additional Mous policy at the White connections Thova 4 cry corroded and covered rust a a 4tfrom lying at the Bottom of a aha has been revived by i Addie boy Federal Agenesis. An attach 4 Low Creek where Whitfield Hadj president Harding. Airedale. He the White House reported and 4 thrown it was use in this Illust watches every arrival at thex a mediately started 4 ration of Tho events leading up toe Cutlo mansion hoping in vain its work of the Tempo a be shooting. His master. A fwd or la

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