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Attica Ledger Press (Newspaper) - November 10, 1911, Attica, Indiana The Attica Ledger press $1.00 per Yea Attica Indiana. Friday. November 10, 1911. Established 1851-no. 6 will Clawson Dies of typhoid works lot but sleeps Little. In saturday s Issue of the the daily i student the Organ publish by the school of journalism at Indiana univer sity contains a lengthy Story telling of i an interview with Leonard Steimley an Attica boy who is one of the leaders i of the class of 1912, and whose studious habits have won him reputation among big shortage shrinks to s5 ducks were too thick. The boys were Hunting ducks around Hock amp Eade s stove the other night i finally Jim Sutton got the floor and his mind went Back to the Days when he i work out on the Prairie around Parish Grove where at certain seasons wild j ducks were thick As Grasshoppers. Judge Walter q. Gresham afterwards Well known Stock buyer and farm the students As a the inter former trustee of Davis convinces a member of president Harrison s Caber loses in his Battle for life. Was second largest renter j View is written by Bloor Schleppey j who will be recalled by attic ans As one of the actors in Conner s Woodland players who presented Shakespeare s Quot As you like it Quot at the 1910 Attica j Chautauqua but who is evidently no among Warren co. Farmers journalistic honors. After rambling thru a third of a column telling of his Long and arduous i search to find a real Quot grind Quot in the had a wide acquaintance and was University the reporter straightened his esteemed by All who knew him for his integrity and kindness of heart. The court that his books Are straight. State examiners found him tie threw away his cig Aret and timidly entered the grinding room Viherek hews surprised to find the husky youth who astounded his Attica friends last summer by taking five mile runs to the after an unceasing Battle waged country and scandalized some of the against ,.h id fever for the past three old ladies by going abroad Clad Only m it eks William Webster Clawson. On of the Best known Young Farmers of i Quot or. he essayed Quot it has Warren county lost the Battle on Sun been said that you do a great Deal of Day morning and death relieved his work and i should like to know How suffering about ten o clock. Or. Claw Many hours you really put in at son became affected with the disease Quot of about came the care it Everial Days Befoy he retired to his less reply. "1 major in mathematics bed but continued to to about his work take Nineteen hours of College work do for Over a week b. he yielded to it six hours of tutoring belong to three and called a physician. The Case soon organizations play in three orchestras developed into typhoid and within a and one band i play the big Horn you Short time the patient was in a very know Here he became interested serious condition. Two nurses were enough to Lay Down his Book and raise secured and everything was done in an himself from the divan where he had Effort to stay the disease. For Days his been stretched out studying life lingered in the balance while his j this suggested another question hundreds of friends thru out the county j Quot How do you manage to study without alternately hoped and feared for the j becoming physically tired Quot outcome. Saturday morning they were j Why that is he replied i cheered by the announcement that he june third of the time was seemingly much better but the j studying but i have no regu rally was Only temporary and the next sleeping hours. However i am Gen morning the end o clock in the morn inet. Owned a big farm there and often came out to shoot ducks. Jim used to i go along and got quite chummy with i the judge. I one Day they went together to a big i Pond which they saw was almost Blac thirty Nve thousand of fours they stealthily crept thru the Prairie grass until they reach a shelter that some of the boys had rigged up to shoot from. As they approach they saw a Man there before them alternately raising his gun then lowering it and swearing softly to himself in a Rich Irish Brogue. They recognized him As a Well known character of the Community and As they came up to where he was the judge ask him what was the matter. Quot there s too dorm Miny he replied Quot Ivery Toinie of git a Bead on Wun of Don t dare to shoot Ter another swims right in bet Aneus Quot overpayment of $5.00 to advisory Board and that proves extent of the shortage the suit by ii fit 1 \ James a Ingham. Former states attorney general against Frank Baird. Who was trustee of Davis township from Limski to 1904 and who was held to be Short in his accounts to the amount of $3r .u0 a by the state accountants who investigated his books about a year ago. Came u a for a Hiaring before judge Schoonover wednesday morning in the Fountain circuit court. Many men pay Large taxes eighteen citizens in the two coun ties who pay Over $1,000 annually. Late w. C. Smith Heads the list with $7,652.79 a year his death leaves John f. Judy As big Giest in Warren while f. A. Nave will Lead in Fountain next year death of a child. I Mary the eldest child of or. And i mrs. Chas. Booth died at the Home of the funeral service was held at the ing and Tho i take it easy thru the Day residence West of Jud Yville. At j a o clock tuesday and was one of the largest Ever held in that part of the then would you agree with or. Edi son that a Man needs but three or four county the attendance and the Man hours sleep each night Quot Steimley was Flora offerings showing the esteem in go which or. Clawson was held. Rev. O. J gig reasonable. Yes i , of the Church at Edison. But there is Montmorenci. But formerly on the Tab probably helps me to air Cir. Conducted service at the up getting sleepy like Uio to conclusion of which the funeral cortege up j started on the Long drive of sixteen that is Miles to body was interred a Quot but any do you get up at the hideous hour of three in the Quot of that is most convenient. I have and a Good de in i it of Observatory in Riverside cemetery and hermetic ii St aled in a steel vault be ire it placed in the grave. Or. Clawso the son a mr.-. A. Claus and Wackt but a f y. Arr of Afj-.-. H i pm ii a i Ltd it to i i i a a Nee. Or of i Alec Thi it High ninth t i. Of an in to u u fek it of i a it bom i a Iii 4 n the or. Baird was Epif seated by attorney of to it 11 1 f l 1 to her parents one and a half mile North p. S. Purnell of Attica Anil laude b. ,.�?z,.,. 1 a. V West of Raisville last saturday morn Rhilip to a tiered for the state on be i. ,. My. About two months ago she was half of the township. It was a. »1,a i i 1 seized with a disease which puzzled shown that the accountants had made a. Al i local physicians and she was removed a grievous mistake in the a a i it a i -1 a to a Hospital in Lafayette where she of or. Baird s records As a township a a1 a 1 in1 u . Was treated for about three weeks of Nialand the whole Alie Geil shortage. Reduced to three j there the physicians said that her Trou a ble was tubercular peritonitis and in i curable. After being brought Home i it Ayni ent to a member of the township a of $35. Kex was soon Iti is As follows one of s Over advisory Board. $500 for supplies to the township and $127 illegally paid out of the dog fund. All the rest of the trustee s alleged shortage was taken care j of by an act of the legislature of two years ago. Which provided that where it could be shown that the township got Valuo received for the expenditure the trustee should not be held for the violation of Mere technicalities of she lingered for a few weeks and All that Loving hands could do was willingly done but to no Avail for the grim reaper came and Cut Down the fair Flower in her youth and purity Mary was eight years old May sri and was a Loving and Dutiful child who will be sadly missed from the Home Circle where her death leaves vacant a place that never can be filled. She leaves to mourn her loss her the evidence at or. Baird s hearing parents three Brothers one Little Sis wednesday satisfied the court that Host of Rah Star Laid i a o. A Lui. Tuhari it d Ailt ii a Ihana it. A a l if or. Ami mrs. Ile Iii two i Hanis. Foini. Ray i Tov in but now of t and it v lived Urix Hainly tip they Hae i i Iiron. is a of ii Niort in the Attica High a Hihi. And , who is a Coupe of . It to Vihl. That or Jiw soil and ill Chilili May Rno of id Thi City i it fall Lait to. Y Lavt \ it it Iai. a Farn ulu re thru of f it a. I. It , a it. My -. It u. R. A Iii in to i. Ii acid a a via d by it of \ Fia i it i Ian. It. In tie Vicinity of i old Nii. Hail a Widt acid in ii Tanc thru out Warren of it i by arid Pottios f i to t to. Kit Untsain 1 a it crib of a Bouk to i e Stock olt r a u id it Rajjo of tent Oil and Nuriu and Cne by whom he had eur i it at a it i Friend. He Hotfil i Quai if a in Ity and at the. Time of i d. Ath Vagt us of it a fully fanning out r 4iml car of land in ing Sconci Lar if in a tar in War Jan coui.. Iti addition he Boullit and ship a la i it a Iii uni of Stoi k and wa.- a of taif amp Lia in Quot did you sleep in this abbreviated fashion when you were a child or did you act fire the habit of continued "1 Learned to work and to sleep lightly when in High school Quot he said i and continued somewhat , Quot when i first came Here during year and the second too i worked my Way thru which made extra hours necessary. In the third year i t Lik some courses which had to be taken then in order to Rhein at All. The same is True this Jar 1 am Tiki in some special courses As extra work for which i would have to wait line years if i put them Quot and Hgt broadly he added Quot you see it s just a matter of work Toto and let air p it. Quot alter the reporter had car fully examined the evidence and of a id that Steimley apparently had suffered no ill Eli ii to his preponderance of had succeeded remarkably Well in scholarship and after having carefully Tel Aown the above interview he Groin fitly turned in at 0 j o clock to sleep soundly until 7 45 the next morning. The. Re was no intent on the part of the defendant to overcharge the township or in any Way to defraud it out of a l Eniy. The Quot a no for supplies and .-$127. Alleged to have been Ili Egaily paid out of the dog fund was readily account to d for. But on or. I that. Lead j Aid a member of the Beard .00 ii exc Ltd a. Al i re nit or . Hood to Tho the m i ,. Ign. Left him hip in that sum. Or. Baird is \ it Board a Quot Trust is of the. My ill pc Izittia y. Wrich Aio Roii Tii it pail. Board. To a n put politic and was Aji pointed o Taie it. At Ajo Foin .�rn.r. J. Fiji in . Milai it Uit a. Big i a s an Ufi 1 us i. 11. To ii i. 1 u1-. In Aid to i. I thou a id doll Ais. It Priidik Quot and ii a a d to town Quot if \ that 1 that a i a it f \ an 1 at churches in attic do Nice contest. Tort to Iii to e Vacar t views m Ter four grandparents and a relatives and friends i Rev. John Ayling of Fowler con ducted the religious part of the services and his Sermon was a Beautiful and touching tribute to the lives of children. Interment was made in the Rains Ville cemetery sunday afternoon nov. A 5 the. I Quot Quot Quot a real to sorial parlor. When it comes to Barbei shops we would be to Waker the tires on our auro Mode that there is not a City anywhere it the country of the size of Attica that has three As Well tui it Barber it hops As it has. The recent placing of entire new equipment of the latest improved Type in Hoy Zentmire s shop makes it it ecu Al to the tiniest shops in the Large cities. 1 he f our View chairs Are the newest thing in sanitary ice As. They Are upholstered in leather the Metal parts enamelled White with porcelain and the head rests covered with paper napkins on a Roll so that each customer is provided with a Pillow in How would you like to pay a thous acid dollars a year taxes to go Down to Covington or Over to Williamsport and hand Over to the county treasurer three dollars a Day and get no More to show for it than the Day labourer who pays Only his poll tax Well maybe you Ever Stop to think of it but there Are a number of citizens of these two counties who do that very thing and they Don t do half As much kicking about it As some of the Fellows who Don t pay nearly so much. But then there Are few of us who would t be perfectly willing to pay their assessment if we had the property they have recently the Ledger press made the statement that the late w. C Smith of Williamsport was the second richest Man in Warren county the statement being based on a remark to that effect made by or. Smith himself Only a few months ago. In that connection he asserted that Winfield Fleming of West Lebanon was entitled to that Honor. This May of course be True altho the claim is disputed by other residents of the county but the fact remains that or. Smith was the largest tax payer in the county paying nearly four times As much toward the Revenue of the county As any other Man. Examination of the tax duplicate shows that his taxes for this year amounted to the enormous sum of $7,652 79. Second in the list is John f Judy proprietor of the famous horse vehicle and implement Market at Jud Yville who pays , since the partition of the Smith estate there Are still ten taxpayers in the county who pay More than a thousand dollars a year including Herman a Briggs. Who is a resident of Attica the list includes t Cor Fleming who pays it >i7 6l�, Wil a Goodwine 4 to Wintield Fleming $l, Abner Goodwine $1,224,44, will Hunter $l.i�4.17. Earl $l,llt2.1&Quot, George Smith >1,155.2�&Quot., Lon Miller $1,117 74, and ii w. Briggs $l,it7ti 4 111 Fountain county there Are but seven who pay More than a thousand dollars taxes altho there Are some corporations and undivided estates that pay that much among them being the Zei Ler estate of this City. Sanije son need the venerable banker of co Viii ton is listed As the largest tax payer altho from the assessment it appears that Frank arms. Kate Judy dead. After an of five weeks mrs. Lillian k. Judy w Ife of w. A. Judy died at 4 15 o clock p. M. Yesterday in her apartments in the building which she owned on Ivory . Three months ago she went to the City of Mexico to join her husband who is superintendent of construction there for the Carmichael company but the climate did not agree with her and she returned after two months. She was suffering with malaria and heart trouble and took to her by d the next Day after her return five weeks ago yesterday. A fortnight ago she became serious but got better and her friends were surprised when it became known that her condition a critical and the end was not far away. The cause of her death is heart Ami tuberculosis of the kidneys. Her husband was it for but can not arrive before saturday Ami it is probable that Tho Fui. Ral will not in held until Sunda. The adds to gravel holdings. A Indiana Sand co. Lad killed by a Coal Wagon seven year old lad fails beneath wheels and is fatally injured. Was aiming on Coal Wagon to ride to the schoolhouse Glenwin Harvey of Kinsman. Meets tragic death in front of his Home on wednesday afternoon. A of a nil adjoining giving its Purchase it a i car. Former holdings giving the company now 12<&Quot. Acres of of the Linest grave do . In the it a Valley. The land a secured from Chas. Hart. The company is rec iving an average of about thirty Tive orders a a Lay now and it is the intention to operate the Plant All Winter altho a Force will be used than during the r. The Indiana Plant is i Wipt to Supi by cleaned dry Sand and j gravel which w ill not freeze and this i it greatly by the Chicago v. Here the work of building proceeds right thru the Winter in Pito of freezing weath. R. Hurt while going fishing. Charlie Shipp. The sunny Oxford swede came near being killed sunday when his Auto Turied Oer on a Hill Iier j Black Kock Baz. Bark r was with him j and both caught under a heart rending Accident occurred at Kingman wednesday afternoon when Glenwin the seven year old son of or and mrs. Wash Harvey was run Over by a Coal Wagon driven by his Grandfather William Warren and was almost instantly killed. The lad had started to school when he saw his Grandfather passing with a Load of Coal. He ran to ride with Hinr. And in attempting to climb on the Wagon slip and fell to the ground. T be wheel of the heavy Wagon past Over his head crushing it and forcing one Eye from the socket the Grandfather Stop the team at once and the boy s father ran out of the House the Accident occurred in front of the Homei and pick him up but the Hittle spirit hid taken its flight by the time the father reach the House. The parents Are almost prostrated Over the Accident As the boy was a very Bright and promising Little fellow. The funeral is to today at lib Quot Ltd o clock. The. I out d of car thu his to Charley was badly Bru sed Chest and Parker got the the Imp Mast but they we a v scape w Ith their lives. Or. K. Parker and Isaac were in a machine just ahead and they rescued them from their plight. The four a Ere going to Black Koci. A on. A dior 1 to . Warren county towns elect officers. A at the Wiliiams sort town election tuesday Loc Laiks n was elected councilman. Charle Bert Coo by Couric of a Rynart >2. Clrk. And a . Kus.-.-. Marciial and it re. In we let Lebanon a ated to. Swi her a Vot Quot fill or out for Eity to. The Vot being 7 to i and no oppo Ito i for Oil past Orf very was cast at Boti. M a buy line of lumber Yards. A a Man. V. Fau i a la. He in. A m i in o a a a i i l .vav.k. it Iii in Iii i Tinoi. Ind a i the Sha Battle of Tippecanoe. Elder Jackman took his boy to Battleground tuesday to see the shabbat tie of Tippecanoe. There were More people there than there were in the whole Northwest territory included a Hundred years ago and the preacher emulated the example of Zac Chou and climbed a tree. There was some shooting and Tiuch smoke but Little of the thrill of Battle. The effect was sadly marred by the fact Lii at police arrangements had not been made to keep Back the crowd which Prest so close on the heels of the Quot soldiers Quot that thousands saw but Little of the ame. Every charge of the cadets was of by a mob of boys who swarmed at their heels to pick up the empty shells which they sold As souvenirs. The facilities were ind uate and Many visitors did not get away from the Battlefield until after dark a to Lut a of tit can help to Swei a he big crowd. A it. A a. A to congregations Are entering upon the _ Campaign and an Effort is to be made to arouse a spirit of Good natured Riv has tile from Siste Chapel which Iii result in fining the As a collector of relics Charlie Hal churches to the doors by Christmas Ler stands Only second to Bob time. The Campaign is expected to Liv i their fancy runs in different lines. Or. Reach its Climax on the last sunday of in Haller s european trip last year the year dec. 31st, when a special of a try bar in Thi City. La Waki to eve Yono As a Quot Imily Quot and the name i de a number of souvenirs to his collect fort will be made to have every Mem its. If the . Tion. Outside the numerous Post cards Ber of each of the churches present at in w hich he v. As. If by All of his act and Phot it graphs. Among them is a the principal service of the Day. Cards Nain Tazic. S. Set Quai e and upright in j fragment of Brick from the ruins of have been printed for circulation among All of his . and kind-1 Pompeii a piece of lava from the Era i the membership containing on one Side j . His w As the Kin Ltd of Cha act. R Ter of it. Vesuvius a piece of the Rock the time of services at each of the five that unconsciously begets Friendship of Gibralter and numerous other inter j churches and injunction urging attend a and the. Re Are but few men in warn i Esting specimens. But the most inter Ance and on the other the following w Hose death will u he the j Esting of All is a piece of tiling from pledge which each of the members Ait strings of so Many of i. Massuci 1 the Hoor of the famous sistine Chapel j will be urged to sign methodist. Pedestal Complete equipment shining brass Cusp Dors l United Brethren lutheran Etc Eiers of artistic de sign adding the touches. As a setting Tor the new outfit the floor of the entire shop is covered with inlaid linoleum the Walls papered in a Rich Brown and the Woodwork painted White the whole a very com plete and harmonious effect. Ate a does that of Lilly claw son. Have reopened opera House. Will Tinsman and Zimri Atkinson have least the Attica opera House for this season and Are planning to put on some Good shows at intervals of a week or two during the Winter. They announce the coming of the Quot Ole Peterson Quot a popular comedy that has won some very complimentary mention in other cities for thursday night of the Pope s private Chapel in the great believing that the Church As the sex Cathedral of St. Peter s in Rome. At Nal form and Force of the kingdom j the time when or. Haller s party visited the Chapel some repairs were being open meeting of Quot mothers Quot club j the second Public Rii. A Ting Ever held i try the might thers a Uli announced for it Friday night. Of. 7th an j on behalf of the Urganus Atoui mrs. Moe Hirsch its Jires ident. Extends a very cordial invitation to i every father and Mother in the City interested in the welfare of the children to by present. The first Public meeting held last March proved so popular that it is j Lanneis to m twice a Vear hereafter i held successful opening. The opening of the new shoe store by orb it co in the Isley build my saturday proved very successful the Brig a. L Hopes of the i proprietors. A very attractive w Trulow a display had been Ari arwied the. Terror of the store i n cd Coati u this in connection Wun the r advertising used Atira to i i nun. Ber of visitors. La ver three Huu Areu carnations were giver away As Souvern 1 irs and or. Orb estimates that Over five Hundred people visited the store during the Day and evening. Not Alt the visitors were merely curious either for Over seventy five pairs of shoes were sold. E i ill Hes has bought the Corner t across the South from the mud Lavia Oitice building formerly owned by 1. M. , of Denver. Or. Hught shas c it tided to friends his Nten i Uin of erect intr a handsome Bungalow there next prig. Altho he says he has i of decided Deti utely that he will do this. The Tunis letdown ruin which stands on .e lot and which is supposed it Ante irate the Olivest inhabitant Wil a a t be disturbed until Spring. The i ice of the lot was if2,0r>0 id \ inde Anter and his father Vandevanter Are preparing to open a new shoe store in \ elders lung in the room formerly occupied by Burger s music store. The elder \ has been with w. H. Mccord in the Hub for Many years and is an experienced Shoeman. Reid clerk with the Jesse Miller shoe co. In this City for some time but for the past year has been travelling for a w wholesale Btu t and shoe House. Of w. To i of Hig. Of god has a practical Mission to the november. A a everyday life of men women and Chil j he principal talk of the meeting will made m the floor and when Charlie de-1 Dren and Den that my own life i., Mui Lynix. Of the cited he d like to add a piece of the. Yount for the. Most in Hel pm the keeping thing to his collection he merely drop i Church to fulfil the end for which it . . J. A com of the value of about 24 cents exists 1 am willing to definitely devote into the hand of one of the workmen. Finney will Lead the discussion. a Quot Quot cd of my time As possible to the i and received m Exchange Apreta los by mrs. J. Shannon Gonal about three and a half inches i a a a worship. I therefore pledge my.iderbrand, and mrs. In diameter and inlaid in mosaic to Ujj attend Church each sunday un-1 i it i ii. I next week and for the week following j match perfectly the original pattern of a egg providentially hindered begin-1 a a Quot Rne. Ant m they have books Quot the saw the floor. Not a word past Between j Jov. Nth and continuing till dec. The meeting will be held i led to Many Veedersburg couples them but Money talks in Rome As go by and will do ally can to induce a me Imp win of m la addition there try miss Blanche Harry Cio Okins and miss May me Leighty of Veedersburg were married by Rev. Oscar Berry at the methodist parsonage in Veedersburg monday evening in the presence of a few relatives. The Groom is the son of or. And mrs. Frank Gookins and the Bride a daughter of Samuel Leighty and wife. Both Are highly respected Young people and have Many friends to wish that their matrimonial bark May escape the troublous Waters that have Smith Higgins. Quot of miss Kate Simiti. Or. And mrs. Loss pm Smith. T. And Han cellar Irwin. T. A. Toi k i face tuesday i aft. Sidoti at 2.&Quot.o at the Home of k. V. w. Swit i. In w to l.afavett.-. After the cd Rmon the Youn Coupie went the of that Bride s r. Where a supper was ser de. Or. And mrs. Irwin left wednesday for Ili Gin. Tex., where the get of is Eric. D in the Hardwar women dead. Mrs. Til font Sistley formerly Pri. M a Rush died at her Home in Mellott Mon it Lay. The Ukly was taken to the Home of her in aught r. Mrs. Hort Etish Young near \ t Eversburg. Flu re funeral services were at 2 p. M. We a i mesday by Rev. It. W. Mccau a. Y. Mrs. M. K. Richardson and two Chi do Ren Are guests at the Home of mrs Richardson s . Or. And mrs Lawrence fix. While or. Richardson 1 is engaged in assisting Rev. Harley i Franklin in a revival at Wabash or. I Frankiin is a former Warren county boy. Having been born and raised at i Greenhill. Several Vears ago he enter Jed the ministry and is now pastor of i the first a nitty Bret Hern Church at i Wabash. I Riu it Vati Onai car t Coupler co. Start a its fou ulry again wednesday aft. R a. Shutdown n in that department of Over a k. The Linini of the melting Furnace necessary to Lay of the Mollers and let the fires go i it so that it could be refined. W run these re pairs Are being made is the i y time the tires Are Ever permitted to g. But in the Furnace. Fred Purnell was in business tuesday. Veedersburg on Well As in american cities others to attend. In the High school room and will begin at b to o Cluck. To the divorce court within the past year William. Young returned the first of the week from the Texas Panhandle where he has been the past four weeks looking after farm interests. The Sigma Theta Delta girls met thur Salay evening with miss Blanche Hatton

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