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Elyria Chronicle (Newspaper) - February 2, 1909, Elyria, OhioTo. Elyria Ohio tuesday february a 1904. A find made a discovery of to hath by the reporter Man in the usual Way. The. Gang had several reasons for wishing to seat or Hobill. One was that his vote would Saddle on to the City an other Diirr Lori of debt by the employment of outside engineers to plan a new sewer system. But that was Only an incident. What was really wanted was the City solicitor ship for sex editor j. F. And this is How they proposed to get it. A. B. Johnston the present City solicitor is after the a _ ointment of state insurance superintendent. His friends claim that he will land the appointment. Should he be successful he would of course resign the office of City solicitor. Who would fill his shoes Why Burke of course if the Council could be manipulated so As to make a majority of that body in his a reporter. The above is copied verbatim from the columns of or. E. G. Johnson s paper. Or. Burko interviewed by a representative of the chronicle today in regard 10 it. He said i clo not believe the writer of that Arti Cle is As ignorant As the article would make him appear. Pc has written it for political purposes. I understand that both or. Worthington and or. Hobill Are in favor of having a competent Engineer draw up plans for a sewer system and they do not diner in the least on that proposition. In regard to the question of solicitor ship there is As much contained in that As in most of the other Mailer they daily publish. In the first i ice no Man can Tell As to who will be the Man to succeed the present insurance inspector until May 1905, and if or. Vav. B. Johnston de sires that position and obtains it he will have a whose cat to work As City solicitor before he learns of his appointment. In the meantime there arc two municipal elections at which successors to a the present councilmen will be elected and even a successor to or. Johnston himself. But then the above is about As close As they can reasonably be expected to get things. "1 have taken or Case because requested to so do and because i am positive or. Hobill was legally elected councilman from the first Ward. I believe that the councilmen desire to do what is Legal and right in the matter and that when they Are shown that or. Hobill was ejected on the first ballot they will All untruth tuesday evening time or. William Johnstown flood at Vin cent Chapel. At Vincent Chapel North Ridge. P. M., Sim Harris Williams will speak on his experiences in the Johnstown flood. The Church has requested or. Will iams to give this address so that they May be Able to hear of his thrilling escapes. There will be no charge. All ate cordially invited. Death of miss callely. The Elyria friends of miss Nellie callely will be grieved to learn of her sad death which occurred at her Home in new London monday Jan 25, at 8 p. She had a Long period of illness which at the last few weeks devel oped into spinal meningitis which proved fatal. Her funeral was at tended by a Large number of friends and relatives who mourn her death. Nelsons bound murder trial May result from death of Nel held for poisoning. Feb. The at Topsy Ota and were a life crushed out Mullen jumped on car swinging door caught him and he was crushed Between Edge of the door and the car. A Workman tin Mullen killed at the c. S. Rock port shops at noon monday. As car no. 59 was being backed into the shops or. Mullen jumped on the Back Steps and As he did so. One of the Large heavy doors swung towards the car. And or. Mullen was caught Between the Edge of the door and car and the life was crushed out held Over the body of William Henry Nelson who died in a very myster ious manner last week a Small Quan Tity of Poison resembling Coffee grounds was found in the stomach of the deceased. The substance is at present under inspection by prof. F. F. Jewett of the chemical department of Oberlin College. Robert Nelson Grandfather of the poisoned Man and his two Daugh rested monday and at their hearing tuesday morning waived Examina Tion and were bound Over to the grand jury. The Story that Nelson had been in Elyria All. Day drinking reported by the relatives after the Man s death was found to be false As he had not been out of Oberlin and had been with the accused a Short time before he was found dying. Saw since a part of this paper went to press there crime a. Rift n the Clouds that gave or. Groundhog a Chance to see Iii sea div. Let us Hope he did t notice it. Not suggested by the Coal Man views of Mexico. Wiliiam b. Backus of Cleveland. Monday evening gave a talk on the rubber Pinnt nouns of Mexico in which Over 100 Elyria people arc interested at the g. A. R. Hall. The talk was illustrated by Ery Fine views beginning with a View of building and gov. Herick and an illustrating trip to with Jar. Saunders Mee Peculiar Accident and narrowly escapes a bad important session of the chamber of Commerce Friday election of officers. The chamber of Commerce will hold a very important meeting Fri Day night. There will be the annual election of officers and reports and probably preliminary Steps for the annual ban Quet it is also probable that arrange ments will be made for a special meeting to get an expression of the sense of the chamber and possibly elect a Delegate for the Good roads convention at Columbus Jan. 15. Court news of Ashland. Co. Mutual seek to. Collect assessments in court. Anson Hyde and Joshua Eidt re novel scheme. Walsh Russell have instituted a novel scheme to adduce their Stock of China during the next thirty Days. They practically allow the customer to make his own Price Selling in Many cases under Cost. No reasonable Cash offer on any article of Chi a from 25 cents up will be . Of funeral of Eil. The funeral of or. Eil of Wood land Street will be held from St. Mary s Catholic Church wednesday morning. The bests cent Magazine on the Market. The four track news for february. On Sale at All Newsstands. Bright entertaining and instructive. The four track news for february. Only s cents at nearest news dealers. 177182 men s Fine soc fleeced lined underwear. Sale Price 39 cents. The it eve card co. A Toight clean Home paper. The chronicle. Yon make a mistake Iff Yon Are not a regular Rearte r. If you want your Home lighted the the Otto. Your neighbor at table Lead the conversation to. The latest the easiest of conversational openings Between strangers who Lay to Weir Kacis together Vot the Jenu and have to entertain each other for an hour. interested in the description of the Blok of he hour you Are a Little ashamed of not having read it and going Home you Doton and or Der. The the circulating Library every publisher every theater manager every devised of a Patent Medicine that its a vice of a Trie nil is a More concentrated and personal pull than the opinion of a critic from the empyrean. If the idea tvs Ever carried out it deserved to succeed but no one Ever the paid diner out. There was the artistry of the thing chronicle. All Are Good. A recent bulletin of the department of agriculture says it appears that practically All soils contain sufficient Plant food for crop yield that this Supply will be indefinitely maintained and that tvs actual yield of plants adapted to the depends mainly under favourable conditions upon the cultural met iinds and suitable crop the Mimmy quietly and hid Flen i a Crevice in the on be ing discovered or Hafl never returned to remove it says the new York Herald. Of. Taking Oft the wrappings prof. Peirie found magnificent Brake of Gold amethyst Turquoise and Lapis Lazuli in varied and elegant at jus -.meats. The Gold work was peculiarly Une and delicate the cubs the Raethal was soft and pure apparently with no hardening Alloy. The Stone Vav cars Beau a fail and very strikingly and peculiarly arranged. A number of ave Hyst beads of the richest and deepest purple about a Quarter of an Inch in diameter Are n the Possession of or. Edward aver of Chicago. He obtained them from Man acted de at the White House. Washington d -.c., feb. Man who gave his name As Robert Al Crich and who stated that be was a from Edwardsville. Ii was arrested at the White House Mon Day be talked Queerly of having writ ten the. President a Maniber off let ters on. Territorial and he desired to talk to the president on the subject. He appears harmless but will be examined As to his in sanity. Entertainment at Ridge Ville Ridgeville parochial Grill give an House thursday feb entertain irent Vas to live been the s _ ars it miss Mccanna the present tcacfr1 or deserves great Cre Dit for bring ing this school before the Public. This being their first appearance on a Public stage. It is hoped that the parents and the Public will appreciation for the teacher by giving her a full House. Sleigh ing party. Oliver Smith South Side teamster took a Sleigh Load to the Home of John Feron la Porte monday evening. Miss Mary Moran. Rendered the music for the occasion. All re dash okie being from tas port a Good time and returned at a treasures in the Tomb of Princess Merit daughter of amenhotep ii. Of the twelfth dynasty. To Cne a out the cure of a bad Habu is the Cul Ture of a. Good journal. Roper Lance. Oil to icon of experience la Worth f roses of the nov very late hour. Oliver is very Lar with Sleigh ride parties of late. O the or East of health foods wifi be demonstrated free this at d. Lewis All Are requested to Call and partake. To chronicle want ads Ere winners. V lady Marjorie grab Villa. The announcement of the forthcoming marriage of lady Marjorie Greville heralds the social event of the year in England. This pretty Young Mart prominent debt unit of the season in the Dang Tif of the countess of Warwick Ramom As the favorite of i said to be woman of whom Queen Alexandra was Ever Calom. I a by Marjorie has pm my her life at Warwick Castle when she has a whole menagerie of pets some of whom Ike form accompanying picture

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