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Elyria Independent Democrat (Newspaper) - June 23, 1869, Elyria, Ohio. Washbu Liiv publisher proprietor. Vol. No 40. Terms per a Nam whole no. Walker published every wednesday in Baldwin s Block directly opposite subscribers in or Khan Tho Yosr j i t uniting this paragraph marked that their term of subscription and Tho paper will to discontinued i teas the same is renewed. Vij per Square for three insertions and Tat Eich less than months. For cards one s3 of . Ans Soomro one your. .10.00 not exceeding thru additional Square Over three. For Cut to be added. Per cent to be added. Advertisements should be marked with Tho insertions not so be continued until ordered out Jud charge it rates above specified. I re i o lawyers. L. A Smith. Stu Misc of the and military claim agent. Office Oaton Btu pc Elyria. Ohio. Saily i a Downing attorney at Oil to Over Starrs store Elyria Ohio Blanks for in and All business entrusted to him rope Rev attended to. C. Hale. Ami counsellor at Law a Syria Bee in Union Ulock. . Johnston counsellor at Lay Elvria jux office in. Block. Are pre ired to the Public to most Complete to. Warm Mcwils fir All a i Poiry Kyle Long of Pictor. Ctr Tinnil Halo gilm3tt Market. Be son is formerly will Ord a Loran comity for the demo Chat i m growing i Liml that i Tom old. A sketch of in Iowa for your Ory Ilay when the paper 1 unfold. Thov Eithar i Wuy i cannot hold in 1 ital when 1 was in Iny teens for 11 i do the letters i wonder what it Means the print appears about the same so fur i can see is therefore not to blame it must in me character by Ain Tance. The Type is e Faul Poppleton counsellors at Law will to All business entrusted to -3m.cara.in Torain and Adjoint no counties and in the 17. S. Anil District court in Ohio. Special attention Given to collections. To 5, Ely s Block. Elyria Ohio. Alex h Perrt by am counsellor at Law and rotary will drive Proui Jit attention to All Busl Nesi enem std to him. Ollice at Ziy Broyn Holni dentistry of you want your Teeth Al Best manner by Ono who in Lei stands has business to to c. B. Ely s Allock. No stairs. Of. L Johnson a to Objet and counsellor at Law. Office so. Block Elyria Ohio. L.breokene1dge, error key and counsellor at Law and rotary Public will give careful and prompt attention to All business Putrn std to him. Special attention Foiren to collections in Lorain and counties. Office East Side of steam is at the new steam grist Mill and feed store in Elyria Hayo in so new to Farmers and Wrol growers the undersigned would respectfully Call the attention 01 Farmers Wool growers and the Mihlic in general to the fact that they Jive i parcel neither pains nor Cost to remit and improve to Elyria Toolen Mills the f u n to i Tes null it fault or otherwise j know tis not a tie stubborn of dict i Sun t dig Gulso my sight is growing dim. When i sit by Candle Light to read the daily Neus i need h g Luss to Aid my sight the paper to no Liisu this and the inventor mocked and cursed j or his Ore on the a cowl Censed to scoff till now or Call and leave the off. This n fast Ami growing age have not time to staf to speak in full thu latin terms Junt clip them As to say of that ionic Genius Nigg Litaris some Skint ii piste tee Avo could improve our native eyes so aged folks could see but then the native Teeth is Well would need to he improved the hair the skin the taste the smell and All Tiit time Hus grooved so artificial kids emm lit to u race thu Ngod Init and he must suffer the Chagrin and do the Best he can he Sot his Teeth color is hair and Pirint with Coe Hienl us specks. And play he s a nun a and fair however he May feel newspaper renders have of late been made familiar with the name of my. Or. Mary e. Walker who Ever since Gen. Grain hag been president has been Boring him his Cabinet ministers and All others in authority at Washington for in official the exact character of which she docs not care so much about As she does for the salary. Being impudent dashing and lacking in qualifications for any position of official Nek or responsibility she line thus far failed of getting any appointment or even of receiving any encouragement from Powers that be. In the the Dubuque Herald the following sketch of the lady miss doctor Alary e. Walker was first seen and heard of West of the Mississippi in the Spring of i860. One morning in May the local columns of each of the Dubuque dailies referred to the fact with comments not very complimentary that a Young lady in bloomers had created quite sensation upon Tho Street the Day. Before. Tho writer Hereof then conducting a paper in Delhi forty Miles West gallantly came to Tho Rescue of the then unseen and unknown Blo Merite Ini sisting that consistency demanded of advertisements which appeared in a couple of our one from adjoining county and one from it county in new York. The latter contained a notice that or. Alfred a Miller petitioned for a divorce from his wife Mary e. Miller the other a notice that mrs. Mary i. Miller petitioned for a divorce from her husband or. Alfred a Miller with right to resume her Maiden name of Mary e. Walker. To kept our own counsel and soon learn stopped his paper j 3 huh ago Jsu. Swain Stor of the Philadelphia Ledger bailed at the Corner of wag cd More about the matter than u 1yu could have discovered by any amount of of Brick Stunm grist Mill Anil feed store on of to lift s door Hast a a Doolittle Pond. A a Toney s at Law. And notary Public i a. Oiree East Side Public Square. Elyria Ohio. O. Of. Por t physicians. Sampsel amp Beefy est Siciasz and surgeons. Orlice Hovirs from 10 to 12 a. And from 1 . Att icon paid to Calls at All hours. F. Gushing homeopathic physician and surgeon. Offlee 2ti door South of Beebe House. J st., near West Avenue Elyria Ohio. Geo. E. Sloat Phil Siciak and surgeon Elyria Ohio. Offir a Union Block and residence on at True Corner of sixth Street. Or Griswold the practice of Medicine on of the Public Square. Office hours from t to 10 a. M., nails to 5 p. Roswell 6. Lockwood. Street in Elymm Ohio and arc to do All custom a Park promptly Ami in the Best manner. For Sale u1 kinds of a v flour Ille for family Vic and All kinds of Grain and feed for Stock which they will free 01 charge in any part of the corporation. Articles for Sale an As Good Anil at As Low prices As can afto Neckin the Elyria Market. Also agents for Harri Affton amp son s self Rai intr tour. S46-tf amp Gibson. T a tit prisoners at the following is an extract from the ._., of the Dubuque editors to cease sneering at her for. Wearing a dress unfashionable y Short at the Bottom unless they likewise lashed some of their own Dies for wearing dresses fashionably too Short lit the topic. By e. A. Quote from Page 337 Pollard. Ivc tical person in whose behalf we had written said her Nnnie was Mary e. Shout ice flannels blankets car pet full diff yarn spinning at lower prices thai Kastern shoddy goods can by Burchf Stedl we will also Nisku the above Good i our customers out of their own Wool Walker i hat she Ivad Cdr no o Lowa to it is remarkable that in the Early pc see Ilia West and by and by perhaps rods of the War there was no system to work into inc practice of her pro whatever no organized provision for session which was that of Medicine subsisting the prisoners who soon water Eon be called Medicine for need to accumulate on the hands of she was of he Hydrone Ishin is inn the Rover Nannt. There was in officer the of tic Raj ii of Clingo. Of the Iii Fortunato who subsisted them by Irreg us had c on Elyria Street. Williams in groceries crockery a Large Stock of fresh family groceries crockery and a. Always on band. Dewitt s Blockel Syria Ohio. Are their Yard with u Large variety of Bry dumber from the wineries Anil Hatter themselves that Schey uan compete with having made arrangements Vith special agents ire can Jill any desirable order in that line on due notice. Keep on hum a Large variety of .0 seasoned dressed lumber for All Kinerts of building purposes and from n 1 cent improvements in our j ties Are enabled to make a Superior article Well seasoned blinds i Ivisich Selling pfc the factory prices. Have re arranged and fitted up our machinery and can do and Matching and All kinds of custom work with the grates dispatch and in a Superior manner and As cd ind for their accommodation have appointed i gents at thu Fotou Hizir places where they May leave their Wool and have Tho goods returned it at thu Folio heir w our l Isk Viz or. Keller Opp. Aine rican House. D. A autrus merchants r. J. Lio Hiinson. Depot Street one door West of to racy a Ogden s bakery. Our thunks for Ujj fast flavors Jund we solicit Vona patronage in future. Olas Gess Bros. Lyrin slay 3s89. 87s-3ni in hardware groceries family u supplies paints and Glass Elyria o. We hold oui selves in an build info drawing1, drafting and making to Der All kinds of Plain and ornamental co i Staer Erotheos amp co., splendid furniture. In a a. Avilliah me arb would announce to the that lie has on hand tie largest bloc la of Cabinet furniture. Deai i a in american a goods hardware. Boots shoes i earlier paints oils Iron stoves j. U. C. Stack. Elyria Ohio Sampsel Clark amp co., i stif Actu Kliks and wholesale and retail candies French confectionery crcr5ccn m Elyria embracing Tho most elegant tobacco Choice brands of ii runs of tote a retest Box sons Center tables fancy tables Corner stands by Ilieus and dealers in blinds manufacturers of sawed Shine ii i ladles chairs _-.-. Unaris. Stocking c Luters Joose seat chairs. Cd heirs Dic Kiefson amp Johnson Sci Mjesus and dealers in , blinds manufacturers of sawed shingles. Shap Sorth Elp a o. B a a e. New store new store j. E. Brooks is co., dealers in builders hardware Iron Riecl Olbik .-._. Jour chases in the Richmond mini Kels. And who was left to determine As of his own discretion the measure and article of food. He wins removed for i singular Freak some weeks after he Batlle of Manassas. Hilving had a i Unkn quarrel with the quartermaster As o who should Bury the Clond of the prison he and left two corpses in front of the office of the latter in Wagon halted in one of the Public streets near the Capitol and a hitching the horses in sight of a horrified crowd and abandoned the Yankees to Lake their chances of burial As the authorities other than himself might determine. It was a Day s scandal in Richmond and the brutal officer was removed. But for forty eight hours nearly two thousand prisoners were without a Mouthful of food until a subordinate of the prison moved by their cries or alarmed by their Mutiny found some barrels of Corn meal in the stores of the prison and fed it to them in buckets of Mush. It was through this humane Diligence that capt. Varner. A generous and efficient Man became afterwards charged with the subsistence of Hie prisoners. The Captain often i old in Richmond with great emotion his experience with the prisoners mutinous and Savage Tor want of food for surely Here is no fiercer Devil in the human composition none that dares More than hunger. He was walking in the school. Miss Walker was not handsome in feature .110.1 yet was she. Homely was rather Pinr Lar lie medium size vivacious and sprightly sometimes almost Graceful always in boy not spirits. Tier Bloomer. Dress was Rich neat and for she was one of the few women upon whom a Bloomer dress can be made to hang right. We have seen bloomers on Short fat dumpy women which made them lao Kat a dig to like a Beer Keg balanced on a couple of corks. We have seen them questioning. The Mary had come All. From new York to get a divorce from her husband. She had a Greving Story of persecution and maltreatment. We have no Way of proving that it was largely fictitious she Fertile in re sources an ingenious Way of proving it was True. Her proposition to her attorney at least to one attorney was to give in the testimony of herself As mrs. Alfred e. Miller against her husband arid her statements were to be confirmed by the affidavit of miss Mollie Walker who lived in the family at the time mrs. Miller was so abused. Mollie Walker being simply mrs. Miller under her Maiden name this style of doing business the Delhi lawyer objected to and the Case went to an adjoining county where the divorce was procured we know not upon what evidence. The worst of it was her husband forestalled her by getting a divorce from her some three weeks the first. If that couple Are not divorced with the decrees from the courts of two states to that effect we dont know How such a result could be accomplished. About this time the War began and Mary started for the front. There was a Chance to thrust herself Forward into i notoriety and such chances she never i let Elip. During he War she was frequently heard from on both sides of the Louee. When it closed she went to England and delivered medical lectures in London. If there were any physicians in her audience we will warrant they were astonished at her Doctrin Corner of eighteenth and Chestnut streets by an excited who informed him in a pompous Way have stopped your paper air. Me sir. You Don t say exclaimed Swain with consternation in his voice with me to and let us see if to cannot remedy the matter. It riches me that any one should Stop my paper. Down Chestnut Street to third the two proceeded. Arriving at the office or. Swain said Why my Siviy everything be cons to be going on Here As usual i thought you had stopped my paper. It then and Here the excited gent ionian whom the Leng walk by the had partly cooled Gail that he had stopped taking his one copy of the Ledger. Or. Swain was profuse in his apologies for having misunderstood the meaning of. His late subscriber s word and he had Given him the tramp from eighteenth Street to third Down Chestnut the Man won ton his Way Home a. Wiser if not a better Man marvelling at. The stupidity of editors in general and of in particular. Before he left however he ordered that the Ledger be still sent to his address. M m a Good anecdote of president Dwig lit. A correspondent of the Union observer relates the following anecdote of president Devight the doctor for several years officiated is a Plain country person and in one of the parishes with which he was Labouring lived a Mechanic who was a remark Able Genius. Walking out one morning the doctor found this Genius engaged in Hewin so hid f m b re. 1 m p l e m e n t a scythes Fork so i dues hoes shovels a. Also nil Stock. Of i Feek groceries a Ucol family supplies main Street opposite the depot jul aria Ohio. Manville drugs and groceries oils Glass Dve perfumery articles ac., a. Sign of the Gold mortar Pirug store. W. H. Pakk drugs paints oils mattresses ottomans Metalic caskets of All sizes kept on hand and made on Short notice. Terms Cash and All articles sold at the to West Cash rates. Thankful for Post patronage i respectfully. Solicit a continuance of the same. Elyria March 2sth its by
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