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Athens Sunday Messenger (Newspaper) - June 17, 1923, Athens, Ohio It a pages Zub to-Day@1 t Wise Citney vol. Xviii no. 172. Athens Ohio sunday june it 1923. Pc cents a cop spectacular Blaze under control in Pittsburgh after hours Battle octogenarian dinner at Albany made Overton recalling Olden Days Mil is Harding plan to Amend Wilco. Wilson asking about chances Detroit magnate. J Albany o., Juno Anc t0ber. Followed by my Clara Vor Lydia Louise Dyke Josl un7ue an i i Rolny by Tho hrs so Hay who will be 7 in july will Bosi in september mrle Mort int resting dinner party Ever mrs. Olivo Chaa. Hart a y. Who was Bocca Kerr Stanley who will Bosi Civ a in Albany was that thirs s3 in March mrs jul. Ann Dailey in december and mrs. Saran Riggs a. Juno 15, w Ion mrs. Clint Cross Jones who was s3 in March. Is the Cain. Who was so in May. Thro Anna Wilcox entertained Al the head five living generations and guests eligible were unable to be friends women n a by by Quot to Quot re eighty claims two great great Gran Dichtl present mrs. Stewart. Mrs. Hrand yet ars old end Over in Honor her Dren mrs. Kettle Galloway life. Ley and mrs Mary Halter Moth mrs Lydia Wilcox who who will be is in september mrs. Moved to Albany from Salem Cen Quot a sustained in rules causing split t Onti Nikhil in ago three Ter last year. I bouquets old fashioned Flowers decorated Tho rooms with a White House Alert Pink a a Piney As they knew it and honeysuckle Center the dining refuses to talk All at noon nine women wore invited mailers political however. By George r. Holmes t n. S. Staff correspondent copyright. 103 3, by i. X. A was Dinoto x. June Ion Wood a a Wilson in his secluded s Street one is taking a deep but quiet up St in Henry Fords Boom she slings a mean dish Towel. Blaze started by lightning lasts Over two Days. Do the dining loom where mrs. I Cross assisted by Lier sister mrs. Viney Roberts served one Thos bounteous dinners by gone Days i when numerous a d Rich d Shes tempted the appetite the guest. The Honor sitting at the head the table fell to mrs. Harriet r Williams Rickey aged is last dec corps f Ami ties Are i Zamoth gymnasium Ohio univ Survey needed to learn loss. I Mali a Slung is lots fun 12-\. In old Gladys Hahn Bellwood. Iii., a chit ago suburb. Silo s a ook county s Champion. In a recent con to i Slit bested 27 Nippon lits in two Ini Liitt m Flat. Her Mother says Gladys has been at it since she was 3. Hundreds forced to flee from Homes by lie flames. Ember to whom was served Coffee in the Golden cup and Saucer Bleb presidency according to friends jmj been presented to mrs. Wilcox the former president who have a Jer Golden wedding anniversary red him recently. Ten years ago. Few things that have happened next Iii Honor came mrs. Maria it it the National political Arena id inc Elton Vorhes who was is in months have so aroused . Wil a a s attention it is said and this it a is interpreted by his friends ask heating How closely a a. is i t v lowing the slow crystallization i stirs toward 192 4. Political intimates . Wilson Fine new Homes no. Contractors and artisans kept Busy Many months. Ust Hute county election Board passes upon newly filed petitions. Tom Roush to i a been plied with questions Ming Ford sentiment in the re entry and the Street regarding his Eha nees regaling the a in erotic nomination running its an Independent. Xot by any word sign How re. R. Has . Wilson Given his Call. A to Niue As a hint As to what 1 himself thinks Fords potent candidacy. . Wilson has r his friends say. An Apt question. And a Good listener where . I re is concerned. But his interest been so pronounced that Recurt la is have remarked about it. A adoringly. Tile former president has been it l Illy meticulous it is said not a give any indication How he is the candidacy his listing cd son in Law William Mcade v it visited him recently and late i i conferences with most the i it a a Noto around the Capit there was any talk Candi i is Between . Wilson and . V Doo it has been a secret that ions offices in the primary elections has been guarded More a thongs. To Olson ill. And gloss than usually is possible in Washington which is teeming with political plot and counter plot eve i in these drowsy june Days. Will not talk All questions candidacies an i issues. . Wilson has prefer Athens builds it has been estimated by building i authorities that there has beet More building Homes business houses and repairs in and around Athens since january first than 1 i has been in any year up to this j Misity Alt w hich Are Supply . R a Market Athens material an i labor. The following is Tho list building being done recently completed c i. Baker a new House Frame . Grosvenor Street. K. The Berry new Brick House Congress Street. Continued rage seven time. Moreover n Survey the building situation in and around Athens discloses the fact that nearly As Many families have been furnished1 i Homes in Athens since the first Oil this year As were provided Oil last year. It is estimated that Narosly 90 families have Bren provided . The lists supplied by the ath i is lumber co., Tho Athens build i a is Supply co., and Tho Hardin j try it again. ,1 0�?T cd who v a ,0,n 1,0 b "1&Quot 1 by Robert s i. X. S. Staff correspondent Pittsburgh Lune to hours desperate lighting a Fin which swept tin Atlantic refining Pittsburgh Plant and other Industrial properties with a loss estimated at , was under control tonight. At least i were injured sonic seriously while two firemen were reported missing. Aside front the missing whose Fate is unknown none is cd pissed to die. Successive explosions crude Oil and gasoline during Tho late afternoon showered flaming liquid Over a radius four Hundred Yards burning firemen and spectators and starting several minor fires. From a gallon tank boiling Oil a Broad Stream liquid flowed into the Allegheny River like the lava j by list candidates file in other to is. No propositions which have been recently tin shed. Are nearly finish cd just started. To he added to this list Homes Are the Berry hotel addition the Moler Auto sales garage and the flow from a Volcano. The Oil spread Over the River which became a time a soothing mass flames when it ignited after a gasoline tank the bunk exploded. For a time the Sharps Burg Bridge Over which passe a a Large volume Pittsburgh a traffic i was threatened. The tin w As the most spectacular j Utt Tell Aitt it i pc a history. Resulting a Vhill Llyl l la lubo.1 front a Bolt lightning Friday afternoon the fire lighted up Inci vigilant watch is being kept Over his old haunts. Lawmakers threaten break foreign ship regulations to Many lined with president. Menty opposition also seen in Congress. Min a. Last two Days j an even 4 j announcements candidacies nomination to Vari Princess partner Tor August 14 were accepted at the meeting the Athens county Board elections in the court House saturday evening. The meeting was held to Check up the candidates petitions and to make arrangements the primary elec-re-1 to listen rather than to advise Jons in the three cities re cording to democrats who have i r it a primary fight is expected occasions made fruitless pm a j at Glouster August 14 with the images to s Street to enlist sup j entire Tow n turning out to vote a port advice some cherished cording to tile word brought to the project. His distrust having Board meeting by one its Mcm a spokesmen is Well known anthers Ira Andrews. For the first v is strikingly illustrated in his a Julme in the history Glouster the i Ous splits with colonel e. M. Republicans have failed to put a House and Joseph p. Tumulty. Complete ticket in the Field while since his retirement from the the democrats have produced a White House this aversion to per j Roan every municipal office. A putting anyone to speak bin i Complete Republican ticket has has become More pronounced no to n a iced nth Quot fled at Nelson cording to his friends who explain Wib in this Way his reticence upon Par. _ _ candidates the Public offices in to controversies and political Boom am Ana lets. Rather than risk being misquoted misrepresented. . We a a has preferred to observe a scrupulous silence in matters party difference. No democratic entries. The democrats failed to file any Athens and the republicans have not put Forth a full ticket. Roish in rack attorney i. A. Koons will have opposition in his race the Republican nomination mayor in la i Al the better p0rson t. B. Roush Custo the health the former Presl Dian the Athens county court Dent was said today to be better b0iise and former mayor Athens than it has been at any time since . Roushh a petition was signed by e returned from his ill fated Wes p. H. Mckinley j. M. Cady. Tern trip in september. 1919�?a Charles Bethel f. S. Grones. E. H. Trip similar in Many respects to that which president Harding starts upon next week. He still walks with some difficulty and to has never recovered entirely the use his left Arm hut it is considered remarkable that he is Able to roam about his Garden. Alleged horse Walker and h. F. Link. Attorney Koonst petition was signed by m. P. Totman. C. H. Porter. H. C. Cam Eron Frank s. Roach and r. A Kennedy. For the Glouster primaries c. G. Lunsford Telephone lineman and service Man has entered the a a a hideouts wife slay fun i pm a a a a a a. N. J h Hrc jets flame mired Hillier reveal hew he foiled pursuers. If Jay Withem is still in Athens county five Hundred acre the most dense Thicket about hand a Ridge continues to hide this widely advertised outlaw and murderer i from tile eyes the it Blic Aud the officers who have maintained a nost vip lard guard. However it was stated late saturday by sheriff Mckinley that the past two Days everything Points to the belief that Withem has forsaken his native haunts und left ii to county. I few who Are not familiar with the territory in which Tho fugitive Bas hidden realize its character. Cir filled with people stills Trau and is Strum by a train Fostoria family escapes death As by Miracle sleeping babe taken from mothers arms amid wreckage. Droit feet into tin Nir. Piercing the dense Louin smoke like lightning through storm Clouds. J i null noon the tire was Well in hand but with the bursting n Quot huge tank Oil and subsequent Tiffin. . June Hll Fred a and Robert Ayers five months is explosion gasoline tanks the fire ors 46, Fostoria is in a local bos with Only minor injury Quot. Robert the babe was asleep in h s ,s"7pr7 1,n ,1 a Quot a thous. To with two Rokon a Fille ands spectators veer sprinkled. Mother sprinkled with burning oils. Are driven Oft persons in Tho Vicinity evacuated their Homes driven out by the rain ing Oil and tremendous heat. Softie them were beginning to Drift Back tonight although the heat was still intense and the fumes it and Oil still s arms when pulled k Reynolds Washington june Hll president Harding s plan to Amend the volstead act to avoid serious International complications Over the new dry ship regulations has pre Eipl fated a split in prohibition ranks Iii Congress which augers Well the Mui Cess Tho administration s program., this was demonstrated tonight through a Survey made by inter notional n e is service to to termly the sentiment congressional Vii and Day forces toward Tho proposal Tho Cabinet to permit foreign i hips to bring liquor into America. Ports under Seal. Responses from members the House judiciary committee who will be charged with framing any legislative recommendations Tho president. Indicated that Many Mem i ers who usually vote dry will is lined up in december Tho aids the administration when the drive is launched to get the Exedra Tivo Branch Tho government the muddle resulting from the supreme courts cent liquor a dlr a Don. About Tho Fame situation will prevail in the Senate whet Tho death Knuth Nelson Minn sofa and the defeat Chai. A. Culbertson Texas ref i election eliminated two powerful jury leaders from the Senate judiciary committee although Tho administration s fight clarification the vol Stead act will to Mode easier Tho prohibitionists get to scrapping among themselves there will to f plenty opposition to any pro Gram that contemplates the i. Moval any the rigid Regula Bons that now keep liquor out the i n it d states. Talk Parley. President Harding Secretary from font Ltd Hughes and other admit Nicatra the burning gasoline ing. Until Tho red hot Oil tanks and flaming debris Tho urn k Cool it i. Vol la to impossible to Loam definite lit. Is interesting to know that altho by whether not Thoro has Bien j Withem has been chased Over this loss life. Twenty firemen Tran Sarge tract several times in his Ped in Tho Firo swept area by a Box Ion career unlawfulness lie has j barrage flaming Oil. Escaped by never Bren arrested there. Withem fleeing through Tho Blaze to the has lived the greater part his j River. They were treated Serl it Ife in the acres Thicket and has Burns by doctor lured right Elbow numerous cuts wreckage. The car stalled Don officials desire to lift the and bruises about Bis face and Tho track just As tile passenger str Octlona Only to the extent that body and ills wife. Margaret 33. Train was rounding a curve. Fred a orig i hours May carry liquor also is in the Hospital with a Rob i Ayers the in Tun i Man. When Juan be the High Sens but can Ftp in jaw the result an no Tomol ing from the car. Was caught by sell give it away after that a pm in which they w. A Riding 1�?o ing the engine and thrown Twenty feet eels Are v Ithan three Milos q 0 truck by a southbound not w York to Tho ground his injuries will not pass Nger train at the sat. Prove fatal. Tin United states. Occupants with Secretary Hughes has a Root Dusky str it t Grade crossing to la a the exception Ayers were Reft opened informal negotiations a Fth George Alvord. Garrett. Ind. Own end from the front the engine Hie principal maritime nations no Driver die car Escaper i feet from the site Tho acc the world to see they will Magrito injury. Russell 7. Laura Mac rodent. I a. J a in and nurses made it Ilia favorite rendezvous. From nearby hospitals who formed a the several a a nests found byth1 a it a id corps. Two other fire officers Burrows into which a Man non w p r unaccounted tonight must crawl jigs hands and Knees a a Survey the ruins will i no containing Straw natural re. Brewis he necessary to determine Irig creators food whiskey and newspapers indicate the thoroughness with which Withem baffles the 1 doge and protects himself from at ack. Cof atry posted. Despite the indications that Jay Cleveland lies spectacular Blaze with he Ivy loss. He exact loss. It was said fully 100,000 Gallons Oil were burned wasted. A half dozen steel Oil and gasoline tanks Are total wrecks while several buildings were Laid to the ground. Other damage aside from the Atlantic refining a in was injured and r ingot a , sheriff my fo., the United Langi Neering a by f>0 cars were destroyed with a Ivin Ley states that operations will foundry to., the Pittsburgh crush continue until the supposition is de steel co., and the if. In he Damn an explosion which wrecked the in confirmed. Meanwhile hundreds j paint co., were seriously damaged cards hearing a picture woman convicted in ouija murder to lot american prohibition a gents search and seize alleged rum ring vessels within 12 Miles Cut coast in return the promised liberalization Tho present it striations. Cleveland. O., june Hll one loss $150,000, in a fire following an explosion which wrecked the Interior a building occupied by that Oroville. Calif., june Hll mrs. May Stanley Murdoch a Gray haired Middle aged woman tonight was found guilty manslaughter by the jury that consider cd the so called Quot ouija Board Quot murder her husband. Robert Murdoch at Biggs in March 1917.j ithe defendant who to the witness i stand disclaimed All knowledge the killing took the verdict calmly i with her head bowed and resting in h a hands. Emt will take six sons and fish in the North z Woods. At a Brilliant Ballex Sor tee Man Nas entered inc a a Guam a in tendered at sheriff and posted to All parts Ace mayor the democratic j the French embassy in London the country. Ticket while j. I. Davis Miner the Prince Wales picked out a a a after the Republican endorsement mrs. Marcellus Thompson Daugh-1 Inch sic amp a Cit speeches Arf ready 1 a us. Sci. Inn a picture one two Small residences we re Stearns motor Hales co., at 196.1 Washington june 16�?presl- without and notice his alleged j burned and others were damaged last sixty first Street late this Al but Harding denying himself to crime have been prepared by the hundreds persons living in that it . J practically All callers tonight finish j the same office. The Repir Bli Der the american ambassador to i cans Are shy two men their the court fit. James As hts % Aster ticket lacking one Candy dancing partner. For the Hoard Public affairs land the Council. Sunnyside Hill District several Hundred feet wide. The at lactic Plant lies Between the Ahe ends after funerals.18 re it a and Sunnyside inn. I in Tats. Naf Larni Harr lorb prevented a Proad a uru a anal us a intr re r i injured lie said that an explosion occurred in the shop where a Large i Quantity Oil and waste were stored. The flaming Oil j were tem Joseph Hula a Workman was gtd and a it it to the Printer five homeless. The fire swept \ ii Ehtle injured tie said that ani1 a Nineteen format addresses an area about nine blocks Long and ,.0u�?z a in a which he Mil deliver his tour a racy Sta a usurer to the West and Alaska. Conflagration which might have Hocking county Man arrested at Haydenville Friday. H Logan. O., june 16�?while horse stealing is rather out Date in this time autos yet one was stolen in this county a week age. According to an affidavit which was filed against William Hupp who wms arrested at Haydenville Friday. It is alleged that Hupp stole a. Horse which was the property contractor Weaver who is we orking the Greendale Road contract after taking the horse it is Sai l hat Hupp trimmed the horses mane and Tail a nil then sold him Tor $35. With this Money he is Al a god to have purchased an Auto no a local dealer which her Ald $25. Hupp was arraigned before mayor Koppe who bound him Over to he grand jury under Bond $500. A he could not secure Bond he was sent to the county jail. In Nelsonville Earl i. Mccune Whitfield again Cleveland o., june 16.�?at by he French after a number the present mayor will have Ianc 1 p0 it telephoned to police germans and French had been position to his desire j Headquarters Here tonight that filled in disorders was lifted today. They arc holding a Man believed to the City is quiet. Fix Glt a mrs. Be John l. Whitfield negro want who were shot to death last Sun de the murder patrolman Day night were hurled yesterday in Dennis Griffin Here May la. The presence thousands. Dortmund Germany. June 16.a the stage siege imposed Here i City a entire Section the Republican nomination another term. This opposition will be furnished by g. W. Lax former service director Nelsonville. The entries the Complete list candidates offices in Athens is As follows mayoral. A. Koons and t. B. Continued Page two Gas tanks held Side Eye . June 16.�?three incendiary suspects were held tonight pending investigation the cause a fire which completely destroyed the Klipstone lumber Yards and planing Mills Here today with a i 3 $250,000. Besides the lumber company s property four houses directly a Cross the Street were de toyed Fain political chaos in China May Oring intervention As in the Roxer uprising some people keep Hoose in the sane Way goes to Harvard the room filled with autos and Auto accessories quickly became a pc -1-Tnblo Furnace. Explosion follows i explosion As big flames reached the filled gasoline tanks cars fit rec car traffic was tied up More than an hour while Pollee squads kept crowds the curious outside j the danger zone. Law May get killer Lima . June 16.�?talons the Law Are fast tightening around i a suspect who will be charged with Cincinnati. June 16.�?that the murder John prowant 21. Some persons done to Clear behind Dupont whose dead body win their desks was proved today when found in the a Glaize River near a letter was received by mrs. M. , Putnam county 16 years kneeling Cincinnati. The letter ago anchored with stones and so. Was from a girlhood Friend who cured by wire it was Learned toss years ago. Was at Avon by the night. Sea. N. J. A Tho Niter was dated at a hot i women not affected. There. July 12, 1s95. However the j Akron . June 15.�?accord Pekin june 16.�?a political interests by a temporary dictator. Envelope was cancelled in Avon by ing to an old Ohio criminal statute labyrinth almost unimaginable in he opinion is held by Many Obaer j the Sra Juno 5. J 923. Not repealed and invoked by actor Oil tanks. Ers that such a step i3 the a across the face in red Ink a note Ney Paul Laybourne Here any Olvo a a it Remini cations tonight has been. _ a Quot Sta in company a a a hat can prevent eventual in a Quot just Cand behind desk and containing 45.000 Gallons created by the factional political itch Venlon by the foreign Powers 1923.&Quot gasoline also caught fire and were Struble the domination the against their will. The foreign it the envelope was yellow blistered but held safely. Chinese government. Pio Matic body faces a most difficult june 5. Woman May violate the prohibition Law with impunity unless she is he i Columbus. June 16.�?bein# a Fisherman and being a state Offles it would so Cal to go hand in judging from the vacation plane \ariou8 officers the state �0� Ohio. A governor Donahey state auditor Day. And attorney general Crabbe each i Binning to play havoc with Tho peace and happiness the finns tribe. The governor More than a year ago. Made a Promise to hts Ald sons that if they would a a to Good through two political Campaign he would take them up into Canali in a fishing trip. J along about the first a gov a he seven male members Tim to Donahey family Are going to aft trend Coboconk ont., situated the Gull River. P. E. Thomas Warden the penitent is plan to go with vie and is Basafa and will take along a coloured cod i a a violent clashes in German town bring out Pou no solution the situation was problem an even More grave one tonight. As yet there in the opinion some diplomats Bradenburg Germany 16.�?violent clashes. In Many shots were fired took miss Katherine h. Shea Honor Between strikers and the polio and to account in common Picas court. I Grad Barnard College is to enter1 afternoon. Reinforcements chewed at Tho Corners. It was ad-,1 net the old statute toe prohibit Hazard school engineering incur Ltd Rich Ltd dressed to miss Marie , Bon enforcement Laws cannot be the fall. She is specializing in elec City and Are patrolling Tho Covington mrs. A Esing Maiden Quot the Star spangled Banner written by Francis Scott key incas been no Raos the Convoy Ithan confronted in 1900 at the name. And addressed to her Home 1814. Aton a conference the warring time the Boxer rebellion. 2$ years ago. Tai to again., hot in a mayors trial engineering. Miss Shea w As come before a Justice th3awarded a scholarship to the big peace. Eastern University. Tonight. The situation la Public Assembly and dam tons have been forbidden

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