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Canton Stark County Democrat (Newspaper) - May 24, 1907, Canton, OhioVamp wow s i is " if emf i i f weekly Bamfo weekly editions two Mir r j edition. Ltd. R vol. 74. No. 41. Canton Ohio 1thiday, May 24. 1907. One Dollar per year w r u i 15 it r v in l a a 1 Fabis session Between representatives . And City officials held last night. Question company s sprinkling tracks Dis cussed will inspect the pity lines. In n mooting Bethoon a Coral manager Murrle Tho n. Of t. And it. Company attorney Welly Tho mayor solicitor Onul Neer. Us porn Pendant streets Tho Railroad com a Allee and Tho Board Pullo in Tho Board room wednesday Vonlang Tho deep and puzzling ques Tion Why is ordinance an --5 finance was bashed Thra Ahod and hashed for about two hours. With to exception hat both sides seemed to stand a Little Armor for their rights rather Dalros. No particular Progress had Beon Mado. Tho Pron Opal reason for which Tho meeting was called was to discuss Trio ordinance providing that the Root railway company apr Puklo Thor tracks through Tho Olty and discuss it Thoy did. In conclusion the her Vars instructed attorney Wolty to submit a sprinkling proposition to Tho City within Flo Days Tho Mutt would Leo to a teat in Tho courts. That manager Curylo is not fully conversant with conditions Here mayor soc Rcd his consent to come to Canton next monday when Tho Onolre party will Tako him Over Tho City lines to Alvo him a better introduction to local property under his control in Tho Hopo App calling to his sympathy to such an Oxton that . Curylo will and some Means alleviating Tho conditions. Immediately after president Duch a n Oal Iod Tho meeting to order. Or. Wolty asked what Tho City proposed to Hugo them do Tho sprinkling proposition. To intend to Havo you live up. To the ordinances answered Cuchman. Tho loll Altor thou read Tho ordinance which. Is merely a redraft Tho state la a providing that Thoy Are empowered to have Tho company apr Puklo their rights Way All a trots and alleys in Tho City. It also provides Thot in Case Thoy do not comply Tho City can do Tho work contract for it and certify Tho Cost to Tho county auditor to to paid by tie railway company with other Axon. Tho right Way was construed to moan Between the rails and Trie Lovell strip Between double tracks. Unfortunately Eald Arlo to have vory few Devil strips in can i think unfortunately is hardly Tho word said the mayor As you had several opportunities to double track and did t take Tho City Doos not Sprinkle Tho Street Thoro said Welly. Why is it that you want us to sort nolo if i u a Good to blog for us it is for Tho people and Thoy should to assessed according to Thor frontage. Then again How about automobiles As Tho cars run Iron All the dust arises from Tho suction Alono while nulls run in the dirt a a Ralso me that May possibly to Tho Case said superintendent Harbert but Here is the Point when the machines leave the dirt Tho dust stops Wyllo i can demonstrate to you unit your cars carry dust and dirt from Harri son Avenue Down As far As Tho Bridge Well tuscan Rusos Street beyond Tho paying is in bail said Welty and to have paid several damage suits because people said they wore forced to drive our right Way owing to Tho condition Tho Side i Rould like a dust throwing exhibition said Luchman Between your cars and i d like to accommodate you answered Welty but the mayor won t lot us run fast Aro you hero to talk Compromise asked Day. Day then asked How a proposition that they apr Puklo All tracks not washed by Tho City would Appe Anto him. Well i think Tho City and company Nyjah both Havo to Load guilty to negligence this proposition said Welty. As soon As Tho sprinkling was bottled Tho question by extensions and double tracks was taken up. It was agreed that Tho whole party to Over All Tho City Linos with Man Ager Currle next monday and the a matter rests Thoro. A. J. Douds & 8on, dentists tel 237. He Arcade bar and Caf Eft to at now to Turpel from in. T0 s 30 p m 9fli,. Of. Tum.vii8t.u.iromybndnv. local weather report. Temperature yesterday. Minimum minimum ,. 31k at g p. M 57 the Confer Tho Cool weave area moved from Lako Huron to Tho chc Sapako Day. Heavy frosts resulted from Tho cold under its Northern Quarter. Following Tho Northern por Tion Tho wave Tho depression Over Tho Kooky Mountain states remained nearly stationary Wyllo Tho North Eastern Border pushed rapidly to Tho Northeast causing heavy Rains Over the upper Lage regions Minnesota and Tho Dakota. Tho shifting Tho wind from Southwest to Northeast indicated Tho pressure Tho Eastern limit Tho depression la Ohio. Unsettled weather will Likely continue today and to Morrow. Showers and warmer to Day. Teddy stunt president s nose metaphorically twisted by writer he criticized. Calls him cowardly Stamford. Conn., May 22. Tho Hov. Or. William j. Long today gave out an into View in reply to presi Dent Roos Volt s criticism his future books published in a Juno mag Azine . Long says to Ros Pocta Tho presidential Loco and could Havo no controversy with Tho Prosl dont but in this instance a Man named Illoso velt has Gono out his Way to at tack him and his books. Or. Long declares that Ito Sevelt s article depending for Publ Loaton upon its Merit would not find a Placo la any Magazine. Or. Long says the title this article is Roose velt the nature Fukls Tho first thing i notice is that it itself is a fake. Or. Iloo Soult has frequently declared in his endless per Sonal squabbles that the Prosl dont would not enter into a personal Oon Vors y. In Tho present onto this alleged interview is Ono Tho transparent modes ties Bohld which to conceals his colossal vanity. Or. Too Isvolt arranged this enter flow and As i am informed by Tho Magazine revised the proofs from Tho Cross personal Flat Tery at the beginning to Tho unfounded charge at the end. In Ronco Alluag himself behind an alleged suitor flow Lils Artl clo seems to to not Only venomous but a let to wildly just As when he hides behind a tree and kills Turco Bull elks la succession leaving Tho cur Cassos to rot in Tho . I one then takes up and re plies to several . Ilo Savolt s cult Llsms and closes thus . Roosevelt is not a naturalist but a game killer the real spirit animal life their habits As Dis covered by quiet watch Long. With no desire to kill to knows nothing and Novor will least a Tull he goos into Tho Woods leaving his pack dogs his Rifle his prejudice und his pros ont disposition behind some . Long s Best known nature works Are Northern trolls wilderness school Tho Woods Little Drotor to Tho dear boasts the Field and fowls Tho and Arlor Tatch Phllis Ophy 1 town is held up to Force franchise Salem 0 May 22. As Tho result a franchise tight Between Tho City and Tho Salem water works the City has Beon without water Supply and lire Protection since 7 p. M. Tuesday the company presented a franchise to the Council saying water would not be supplied until Uio question was settled. Council instituted Legal proceedings wednesday to Force the company to Supply water. Class 1r at Louisville results in broken Lea for one the boys. Louls Vullo May 22. As Tho to sult a class fight Botteon juniors and Solors the High sellout hero tonight Wayne drat ten Lias a broken leg. Membria Tho two classes got into a Row Over the class colors. Tho matter finally Beamo personal drat ten and Joseph dul Chaut and Tho latter pushed drat ten Down Long flight Steps. A ratted s leg was broken in to lire Placos by Tho tall. Harris it Mosul lion Maas lion o., May 22. Governor Andrew l. Harris arrived in this City wednesday morning accompanied by the members the state Board j charities after taking luncheon Gnu Kyman to with other members Tho boards charities inspected Tho stat i Hotop rubbed Church Wanton boy under arrest in Detroit for a bold theft. Said he was hungry and wanted Money to Purchase food. Dot Rolt Mich. May 22. Had Rob Ert Wynn a boy Agod Sovo Toen whose Mother lives in Canton been before n tribunal in Tho Middle Agos his life would have been forfeited. As he stood before j my go l Violan in Tho recorder s court wednesday Tho vory Gravity his offence awakened sympathy for Tho lad. To entered the Catholic Church at eco so dose crat it attempted to break open the Sanctum Sanctorum Anu got away with fifty cents which he found in Tho inc titty. It was cold said Tho boy Leonor who had just been convicted Burg Lary and i wont into the Church to get whom. Thoro was nobody Thoro and i walked Way up to Tho front and tried to open the big Iron Safe but i could not i looked around and in n Little Side room Tho cup Board i found Tho pocketbook with the Money i was hungry and i used part Tho Mousy to get smooth lug to East and Tho rest i spent to pay my care fare to to had been in Dot Rolt before. Wandering about Tho streets a youth Ful tramp he fell into the temptation an opon window a res Donco entered Tho place and stole several articles including a baby s savings Bank. That Tho lad was unfortunate oven in his thl Vlug was evident for several Days after this last robbery to was attacked by a dog that throw him to Tho sidewalk bruising his face and fractured his knee Cap. To had some Tho stolen articles with him when to was injured hut Man aged to throw them away Whon to was Hurt. When Charl Tabia citizens sent him to a Hospital thurs found the Stolon goods and turned them Over to Tho police As soon As he was Able to was transferred to Tho Ponce station Anu was Giacou trial wednesday. To Mado no attempt to conceal his guilt offer any excuses. He broke Down and cried when he mentioned his Mother and begged that his Fato to kept from her. Mrs. Wynn Tho woman supposed to to the Mother Tho boy could not be found in Tho Olty. Last Vonlang. 000 Fellows discuss policy Malna intoxication reason for expulsion from order. Steuben Vullo o., May 22. Flercy discussion prevailed in Tho Odd Fol lows grand logo sessions today Over an amendment making first time intoxication an Affonso against Tho order and a second Affonso cause for expulsion. Tho amendment was lost by two votes. B. W. Kite Urbana and l. E. Dodd Zanes Vullo Woro elected As grand trustees. Tho pros ident Tho Robokas Assembly was voted Power to inst Tuto Robokas lodges. A platform meeting was held tonight in which the speakers wore i. M. Jordan past grand master a. C. Cable past grand sire c. W. A Lodgett grand chaplain and de Pets grand representative. Struck by train. Walk Esborne pu., May 22. Frank James Dupont was struck by a wll Kesharbe and Eastern train near Pittston last night and hurled with such Force against Frank Halo Pittston who barely escaped Bong struck by Tho train that Halo was More severely injured than James. Anfonso to the farm. Madrid May 22. King Alfonso is about to Start Dattlo raising a big scale. To is negotiating for the Nur. Chaos an Island situated in Ono Tho boat Alful Bays Northern Spain which to proposes to build a sum mor Ros Lenco and Lay out a farm. The Canton shoe Mac & repair co. Is prepared to do All kinds Light work in leather up to Dato machinery such As no Othor House in this Section has enables them to do hotter Ami Prmt work than you ban got Olsow Horo work called for and delivered. Phones Stark 764 Bell 807 increased service Over the n. O. T. Lines will do inaugurated saturday. Commencing next saturday Tho n. O. T. Company will Oporto cars Tho Elf hour schedule Between Canton and Akron Ivory saturday and Sun Day. The first half hour car Thusie Day will Loave Tho Canton Square at 11 35 and from then until 8 35 in Tho evening. Also saturday and Sun Day evenings an additional car will leave Tho so Taro at it 05 clock. The last cars for Canton from Akron those Days will leans it 10m0 and 11 20. Tho limited cars will Olavo just 15 minutes later Ivory Day Thun at present Tho first Ono leaving it 8 35, then 12 35 and 1 35. The tripper Canton and Mah Sollon will be abolished but special theatre curs will be operated from Tho Lako. Dotch novelist sails for hoi new York May 22. Marton Maarten Tho dutch novel list was one the passengers sailing today Tho Cunard liner Carmanlaw Tho author who was registered under his Nat no j. N. Camo hero recently As a Delegato to Tho peace conference and was return ing to his Homo by Way to had a few words to say about he Liol Lof in Tho conferences Good work and his favourable impression americans and american hospitality. Somebody asked him about our poets and Ilka ambassador Draco to declared we had no poets now adding that Tho remark applied to England As Well As America. Kipling suggested Ono faintly. Or. Maartens smiled grimly Aud re marked Kipling showed Sparks Genius which were quickly flt Paris May 22. George Collins Nollas a Ovington who was brought to Franco from now York under arrest by Sld Noy Smith Whoie Valot to for Merly was was Tonkon to a pol co sta Tion his arrival Horo. To in court this afternoon for identification and was then locked up in the Santo prison. Tho magistrate in Clargo Tho Case is a Holiday und will not re turn before monday. Collins Indi cations Tho Placo where to concealed Tho Money and valuables to stole from . Smith Are vory vague. Onco he said that it was hear the Olympia musical Hall and again that it was not far from Tho st. Lizuro station. Tho two places Aro a considerable distance apart. Tho pol co however Havo commenced to search for Tho missing property. Fear a strike now York. May 22. Tho exo Cutlo committee Tho now York Branch Tho commercial Talog Rapheil Union America held a prolonged mooting tonight. When the mooting was Over it was announced that the now York Branch had voted in favor n strike against Tho Western Union company. Masonic degrees i to be conferred at the Temple this afternoon. Thero will to a special mooting Mystic Council princes Jerusalem und Ironton chapter Hose Croix in Tho masonic Templo this afternoon at which time Tho degrees from Tho 15th to the 18th will he conferred. A Largo class will rec Leo Tho degrees Aud a full attendance the members is expected. Tho meeting is railed for 1 clock and Tho work is scheduled to Start promptly at 1 30. Walter d. Foss is Tho commanding officer Tho mys tic Council princes Jerusalem 16th degree and a. It. Turnbill Hose Croix 17th dog Roe. O Brien charges Fai e san Francisco May 22. Tho Ron in g Dull Oulu today prints a four column signed statement by Philadelphia Jack Arlen in which Tho Quaker heavyweight declares that nearly every fight in which to was engaged was a fake Lurlon contends that having adopted pugilist nth a profession and being far Moro scientific than most his opponents Tho Only Way to could got matches was by offering to Frame them up thus his opponents to clean up liberally la betting. Murphy fought Well Philadelphia May 22 after narrowly Capling a knockout la the second round Tommy Murphy Tho Harlem gave a Groat Ouhl Botlon Pluck. Endurance and fighting ability in Tho six round affair with Johnny Sui mors Tho English lightweight to night it Tho National at Letlo club and at Tho finish urn sixth round Murphy was entitled to a Shado Tho better Tho milling. Religion gone woman Crew despondent and decided to die. Old Dolton n. Y., May 22. Derauso she had renounced her religion and Tho fact so preyed upon her mind that Alio could talk nothing also mrs. Nancy j. Kirk Trio wife a prominent Farmer near fair Oaks tied a heavy weight around her neck this morning and wading out into Tho Middle a shallow Pond Laid Down and was drowned in about two feet Wator. Baker s pri80ner3 e3cape from to Ledo workhouse armed posse in Pursuit Battle is feared when Thoy meet. Toledo o., May 22. Choking Thor guard into insensibility by concerted attack 13 Toledo workhouse prisoners employed a Bricle machine to escaped from Tho Brickyard. Flo have Boon recaptured. A Battlo is feared when Tho others Aro overtaken by Tho armed Posso pursuing Thorn. A whole Sale delivery was Only prevented by the lowing Tho other 160 Norou in the Hrlic Kyndt at Tho Point rifles in Tho guards hands. Momentarily stupefied by Tho Over powering Thor follow guard trempt Tho recovered in time to balk Tho and Vance their charges through a great Hole in Tho High Plank Fence torn by thu 13. Tho alarm was sounded in n moment and armed guards soon Woro scouring Tho country Side. A party mounted motor Cyloa overtook two Tho escaped prisoners in air Lino Junction Lato this afternoon. Tho Cap tured men Woro in Story and Caldwell Tho latter Tho originator Ali plan escape. Tho other men Welsh Carroll and Carter Wero captured by the Samo party in n nearby Village and Tho Flo wore returned to the workhouse. Tonight armed posses workhouse guards. Toledo police Shoroff s deputies Aud marshals nearby towns Aro pursuing Tho other eight. Pennsy fights two cent fare Law Calls it unconstitutional. Philadelphia May 22. Tho Pennsyl Vania Railroad today began its Light against thu two com Faro Law recently passed by thu legislature. John 0. Johnson for Tho Railroad filed n Bill in equity against Tho county Phil Adelphia asking Tho common pleas court to John the defendant from do Man Dong penalties for violations Tho act april 5, 1907. Tho new Law prov los that Tho two cent Ruto shall go into effect october 1. In the Bill it is Sot out that if the act is enforced it will subs tau Lully Altor the Charters Soverel railroads and will so Roduco Thor to Onues As to Rendor puss Ngor Busi Ness and do croat injustice to the stockholders. Tho Bill further says thut the revenues Tho Pennsylvania company will to produced about $1,000,000 a year. In conclusion Tho Bill declares the net to to unconstitutional. Caruso s big salary London May 23. In an enter flow with a representative Tho Tribuno Enrico Caruso confirmed his state ment that do Rotor Cornehl the metropolitan opera Bour has color de into a contract with him for four Yoars at a yearly salary $200,000. To to be at Cou roid s disposal for nine months each your. Kagl club making plans for tall Timber Cool ing breezes and Trout streams although Spring Doos not seem to to Horo yet members Tho Ciaglo outta club know that summer soon will Anu they Aro mailing Arr augur 14 for their annual Elko to Tho Wood Cordingly. 8 by Royalty getting thick. London May 23. Acco dlr & the Madrid correspondent i Tele graph Tho relations betwee a Span ish and Holt Ash Royal Fame. Aro be coming closer Dally and it is intended to make the future Tho two coun tries one perfect and intimate Accord loft to Amherst. Now York. May 22. Tho will Edward w Currier Amherst 55. Who plod at his Homo 28 West Twenty Bev Odt h Street april 2, was filed for probate today. It leaves his residuary estate valued at Between $100,000 and $500,000 to Amherst co Lugo. Pleaded not Quilty. New York May 22. John h. Liege Man president Tho metropolitan Ulfo insurance company wont before Justice Greenbaum Tho supremo court today and pleading not guilty to ten indictments returned against him for perjury and forger. Thoro is one thing to want to keep uppermost in your mind to Aro thoroughly prepared to fit your Oyos with glasses Walter h. Double. Opposite court House. Young Jirl a8saulted in Field and murdered. Evidence a heinous crime found by Farmer Way to Market girl was Stab bed twice Throat bruised. Wow York May 22. Wyllo Joo Enge a a Farmer Winfield l. I., was driving Down n Road past Tho old sell farm at Elmhurst shortly Notor two clock this afternoon to saw what to thought to to a bundle newspapers lying in the a Eddlo Tho dry Woods about 200 Yards from Tho Road. Whon Tho Farmer went Over to Tho bundle to investigate to found Tho body Amo a churl Ottn Staffeldt a girl lying Faco downward in Tho forgotten furrows. Thoro Wero two Stab wounds just Bohland her right and beneath her body Lay a Dull bladed Kitchen knife. Engel and a farmhand who was Riding with him and Seon Tho girl in Tho fluid digging dandelions an hour Bosforo. That was Wyllo Thoy Woro hauling n to Engel s cub. Bingo farm about a quart n mlle beyond. On Tho return trip they had Nilsson the girl and when Thoy Mado still a third trip along Daxtor a Aniio Thoy saw a Man running through Engol a cabbages. Engel hailed him. But he did not Stop and Tho last soon him to was making his Way northward i neck Woods beyond. Tho men hurried to the pol co station la Wimhurst and told their find. Thoy found the slight body an undersized girl Bent Over in a knew plug Posi Tion with Tho face burled in Tho Earth As if it Hud been pushed Thero by a blow the Back Tho head. The girl s clothing was Tom and de. About Hor neck Thero wore Marks As if augers had been pressed Hor Throat. Blood from Tho two deep wounds beneath Tho right oar and crouched her body to the Waist. Whon the pol co found Tho body Thero Woro evidences that Tho girl had been Way. Laid in Tho lonely Field and assaulted. Fireston Stark county Tho report state fro marshal d s. Creamer just issued shows that there Woro 78 Fytros in the county Dur ing Tho past year. Of these two Wero incendiary origin. Tho incendiary loss during the year is stated to to $229. Tho value Tho buildings and contents threatened destroyed was $711,062 damage to property $01,917, total insurance $342,812 Detroit merchant Dies new York my 22. Joseph j Rummler. Formerly n merchant tailor Detroit died yesterday at his Homo at 272 Manhattan Avenue. Or. Tummler has been ill for soveral weeks with pneumonia to was 77 years old. Alumni to meet Tho alumni t Tho commercial Courso Tho r go school will moot in Tho sup Orlu indent s office at 7 30 Friday evening to elect officers for Tho ensuing your and to arrange for Tho coming banquet which in nil prob ability will be n Turgor and grander Success than the one held last year. C 13. Schwirz. Pres. Picture by Courtney Tho picture members Tho can ton police department seen Tho first Page yesterday s Usu w a taken by com they. Tho. Nows now gives credit. The Harnett has added forty new Large rooms new furniture steam heat electric Hunt Baths Telephone hot and told running water in each room. Rooms. $1 to $1.50 per Day. Single rooms. $3.50 per wee t. Double rooms with Bath $5.00 per week. To get Over the difficulty Uso our lumber our lumber is As Good As can to bought and we Aro ready to serve you. Mill in connection. Tub Canton uum11er co., to u a 601 e. North Street m try t is. I

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