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Ft Wayne Journal-Gazette (Newspaper) - August 4, 1899, Fort Wayne, IndianaFort Wayne Horning we Wal Ozette Friday August 4, 1899. 1 gathers flock for uis next reunion Auburn. Ind. Will witness a gathering those joined in Matrimony by tub Rev. W. L. Mar k1age by Resolution. Special to the journal Gazette Auburn ind. August an Nual reunion people who were United in marriage by the item. L. Meese Auburn will be held in the City Park Here August 17 and 18. As near As . Muse can estimate he has joined in marriage couples. They Are scattered Over nearly every state in the Union. Those he has married in county Anil their descendants it is said would maket More than a majority the people the county. Thai idea holding a reunion All the couples married by this Man is original with himself and he suggested it he was surprised to and to what ends the Earth his reputation As a Unur hearts and hands had extended and was snowed under with enthusiastic replies. Now. The occasion being an annual one. He is in receipt numerous letters from maids and widows who have heard Tho re Union and say "1 write to Sec if. You co Tim recommend to me Good Hus generally riving an outline the kind wanted. From everywhere such letters some As far As from Mexico. Parson much in demand. For Yew . A Tepee. Or Uncle u he it familiarly called presided at a Large Shore the matrimonial Cere held in this county until it by the Umi Kab eix Iolj one events discovered was Lage a Tantra 2.w two Ceil and 1.7w one Ecol gain pm having mysteriously do appeared. He Yew. Siide Ijo Wenix i Ryan two will deliver the principal Al Drew and will lie a billowed by 4ut1ge when and Fiere a does not a iwo. When he nude out report the july everything Correct. The 4re inept in Large Iron Powers Angola. Ind. The Welcome will be Lell Verci by Auer Ney v. A Loffmin. At the two Cotom Toner tonic Lieen the will Nurry k couple and marked in Pur Tiges. The missing nips were taken from the Bottom Large Slack. In the Safe. If stolen which was undoubtedly the Case Theta was committed by some one familiar with theoflice with postmaster Andrews manner keep and they Are Given the place Henna the stage the left the pm tier while the am couple married toy arc Given place the a Lent. Tip Latorr in . Mid George a Winefort Ihly City Fulp year according it to Rumor the father Tler minion will himself a again a hectic duct. Of the Jui legit in will perform ceremony. Tow is have taken that Rounder attraction he Tell mar the Wick ask . The reunion Ami Thyrre Artt special rates All the railroads. Has mixed in politics. Or Menc was at canal Ful Ohio december 14, 1k28. Tils Rath Jacob a native Penn Fly Van and his Mother a hmm Maiden name wan it Ridget Wirf was a native Ireland. When he was 14 years his father died and he became the head the family eight children. In 1850 Ike was married to Margaret Norton who March 17, in 1872 he was nominated by the republicans for the Mcc sheriff Dekalb county to which he wan elected though the county wan 300 democratic. In 1s74 he re elected. Or. Mee Afi has devoted the most his time to the ministry. He was converted in 1864. He has held Many Camp meetings throw Shmit the country. Or. Me we still resides in this City and his Home is visited almost every Day by parties who arc Matri monally inclined and desire to enrol their names As mom bars this organisation. No the Stamps. As but few wac Access to the rear part some sensations people the follow. The government authorities have notified and a detective will no doubt ire sent Here at once. Maw 1uicidm, Lafavia Butk. Ind., August ii. Turple. One the Best known Rosl lungs this City committed Mill do Early he plunged head fore most from a third Story window the hotel Lahr and i link he paving fifth Street. An ambulance took the body to 11 Hospital but life was found extinct. There is no known reason for the act . Turple lived wkly his family in Tho aristocratic part the City near the hotel. I was assigned to a Roon at Mlyn Likht and two hours later his body was found in the Street. Notre Dame Chat Juch a Mecca thousands catholics seek the indulgence Porti Uscula. Notre Dame. Ind., a rust thousands catholics from Smith Bend and neighbouring towns visited the Church the sacred heart at notre night and yesterday to celebrate the festival the indulgence Porciuncula. The. Church holds persons and it has been crowded All the time new worshippers continually taking places those who departed. The indulgence Porciuncula not differ essentially from any other plenary indulgence but it Lias some special prerogatives that Are greatly Hought after. The name "poi-tiuncula1 that Given to the Little Chapel St. France. Near Assissi in Italy to the year 1221 St. Francis during a night prayer had a vision in which Christ appeared to him. During the vision Tho paint preferred a request which Christ through the intercession the Virgin granted. The request was that All who having sincerely confessed de railway Compart enjoined. Goshen. Ind., August Indian. Railway company has been Nwude the Rendant in a. Peculiar injunction suit. 1 july the county commissioners Granli a t the Road a franchise to construct lines the Middle the Highway along the to state Road from the City limit to the Village 6f new Paris the property owners along tile lines the proposed Road objected and some the More intemperate made threats. O saturday counsel was employed and h lulled with the county auditor a document signed by More than a thousand penal Are ill cited demonstrating agans the franchise. H was agreed that the commissioners were to meet monday morning and conf with the property owners. Crowds farming people came but the commissioners did not meet. They say there by no Legal Call. The railway company the prepared to build the line and ties an Iron rails were hauled. But the attorney for the property owners have taken an other course my enjoined the Road fro Ling further. It is contended by the plaintiffs in the suit that the county commissioners i no right to Grant a franchise to the Iii Ana railway com Nanny to build a. Tra in the Middle the Highway who to haul freight As Well As passengers. To attorneys say that the fact that the Cor the failed to confine the Franchi to a Road to be used for carrying passe Gors alone renders the franchise void restraining order was issued against t company proceeding further with inc Road and the Case will be heard in october. The committees haying in charge the Range Nants for the Street fair which to be held in this City next month have far progressed with their work that in much depends upon the manner in hich the people the City will respond the Way subscriptions. A meeting was held last night at the it e p. A. Randall for the purpose further arrangements and the re it was that the soliciting committees Ere named and the locations the rent exhibits partially decided upon. Last year there were objections the rounds that the attractions were not str buted enough and that merchants in e Central part the City had More Bents from the fair than those whose aces business Are located several Ocks olt Calhoun Street. It was decided St night that this must be overcome in me manner. Upon made different men present it was about set Lvcy decided that he Stock exhibits Ould be located Barr Street by icon Niy the extreme North end and run no South to Berry. It is the intention the produce and poultry and pets Ivllon Bast Berry Street where it is year. Tills year the building will much larger than that the la not fair it is thought Many More Farmers will be showings. An Effort will be nude to introduce Methling new in the Way having nil dust owl exhibits located together. No Are to be located Calhoun Reet. Hat Alwn Street has by vhf Losen for that purpose. A committee to Call the my manufacturers to Nruh Booth room will be needed. The Ion can run ugh Booth at the rate 1 front foot cacti those present at my Chr birr than. It each merchant to erect Owtis h is the Inlet Ilon a located Harrison no at main Street and running will roped off and an Wilon fee Way in charged. Ibene will in the Iii Ming we keep. There will be no regular but will made that the show people will have the Vilece putting up their unlit in mar in Street Norih Sui Erh r. There Enty there and the in Iowa can Karoumi far As the spree Ortli Power Boi ipe. H the in Nylon to have Calhoun Street Illume not it Wii the word from the country dip. In to the Elpeet that the will be an even greater Isle real in the fair year Han they 4m Lant and a meeting Farmers called Lor a the fee held in Cowrt from. Atwel Atlon do not yet decided Tite location but oae the empty Ottow Down town will a be touted and opened lit few the Mem Lierni the different Biol lilting will begin work to Day and it d in 18c4. He was at one time Iden tilled with the Early by Story this City and the Prol Wietor one the Early taverns the. Town owning the Washington hotel in the Early thirties which stood at the Corner Calhoun ind Columbia streets the site now occupied by the Dewald dry goods store. There twelve children bom . And tin. Mcmaken Nenei whom Are still living. They Are Henry c., William a. Joseph a. Mrs. S. S. Coleman Annam a Of. F. A. Lizzie o., mrs. E. E. Banks. Two Sis ters and one brother also survive her. Mrs. Mcmaken enjoyed an extensive acquaintance in this City and county. She possessed a lovable disposition and her hosts friends will be grieved to learn her demise the arrangements Tor the funeral have not been completed. Kussell. Helen m. Russell the fourteen months old daughter . And mrs. Thomas Russell died Early thursday morning from kidney trouble at the family 50 Oliver Street. Funeral saturday afternoon. Bugg. The funeral mrs. Isabella rugs will occur to Morrow morning at clock from the residence miss sin Clair 45 College Street. Coombs. The funeral mrs. Eliza Coombs Wilt be conducted this afternoon at 4 clock from the residence. In Broad Way. The following gentlemen will act As Pajl bearers William Carter Watnes Gavin n. C. Miller. Gwinn Anderson. William madly to and Charles Philley. Interment at undo Wood. Smith. The funeral Roy Smith which will be held from the residence this afternoon at 2 clock will be private. The interment Underwood will also be Prev ate House. The funeral service Vevlon houss will be ire4d this morning at w clock from the 417 Broadway. Bonidot. The funeral services Frank Ron Dot will be hew this morning at clock from Ibe Cathedral. Koeltl us. The funeral William Henry lerp so will be hem this afternoon at t from residence. 37 Avenue. The Oty news. Or. A. R. Of huh at in atm William it visiting "10 in Hurt lie How for in new Tvelt. The Early a Ming us petition in now Cong with that end in View. Or. Gordon be Etc Lead. Of the mar Iet Asp wet company was at the Avelyne . He is from new York. Mrs. James a Venn. Of Best Street. Is from badly sprained ankle the Rumult a tall Down a flight Hubert Temh tour was blurt last Twe t the management the sir isl All people be ready for men Hen they Call and Ard the cause. A Effort will lie made to to raise by Adust w for with that amount promised it Lii lie easy Mailer to carry the sir Ami route out much Tietler in end Nan last year. Commit Kim named. One committees named lust night i 11. Manning k. V. Kick. L. F. In Riley. T. N. Tot Tab. W. On Nurt. K. C. Miller. Uri Cerles v. Ulu Crkon a. K. Glutting John n. Pfilf breweries and a. We like Ilo uglier. A. I t. Jackson Peter cer in it. Pichni u. N. Foster 3. W. Holiday. C. K. Foill. Holyelk and k. Ora Etc. A. Worch j. It. Reims. R. W. Wilson. I. A. Gorse inc la very Monning. C. Schlun Tler. F. Smith. B. A Ohsman. Lehman. C. Is. Read a. My manic we Etc Tilma Tow t i Catig it exhibition at drug in Porlant to made t Lull it Hurt. Fool City Mill Wynn and it. Fleming. K. Us Xii. Who Wlsh Hollor by by . I find ice a Rose w. Quller. F. W. Chw Leters. Hanks and Fox. K. Hogg los. P. A. Randall. A ills and Lehman Clem App i. B. Toby U. Filch. Meal Sam Wolf. Frank Falker will am a Otura. Jewelry music and will paper Simon. W. O. Gross g. Ii. Loes Cli. Dry goods and Miu incr a. W. T. In Theodore Frank Henry Tea Dell. Booths and Ohneck Frank Purcell. The next meeting will be held a Cal thursday evening in inc lace . Unless a location for once Hir is found before thai Lime. For two Yew re. Piil Loii with the tur. Which Mizut throw Biol he i go. It by the Huu Tiburc ment inc Wayna hotel the Pali putting a Bowling lit the in the that in Chible Otic. Ai wll boat onco the putting in two lint clans they will occupy inc tar ton the basement i Clow the billiard room. Of neral contract Long Anent he Moi the by Iralu kill mow will arrive in the City to Luck do Tow place where bin no Kurnat will exhibit. It Given out wednesday that the show would appear vacant lots Avenue but information Rewl cd last Lith from . Simons to the effect tha he in favor taken Lac. Tile reason Why he wants to locate there in the nov Untaro in Venn the electric Tow i and the Street Likhte which will ilium Ignatc the Hilj Rilli Hood and make i Leaann tar for the the Shuw he fooled Tux All Delors told Rohlck Hamilton West Pelterson o., after suffer unit from Stecial fistula he woul die unless a costly operation was per formed Hul he cured himself Ullh lev boxes Hucklin h Arnica Salve the surest pile cure Earth and Tho bes Salvo in the world. 25 a cols a Box. Sol by Ducler bro., druggists. P10nker this City and county. Came Herb in 1837 and has since resided in the coun her children Well known citizens other deaths and funerals. Notice to tub Public. The crematory at Cumi tory will Lio open for the inspection Tho Public Durllie the summer every Shi Rudity from 1 p. In. Until p. M., and Sun Day from 9 n. To s p. An it Tandan will be in who will explain the process incineration. J. H. Do Well supt. 1st pro. An undesirable precedent peaked. Ligoniei5. Incl. City school Board has refused the ujust miss Minnie Flinn. Principal the a fcb a Choli Jis Kinf for two Lac months leave Ali once for study. The Hoard fell that granting the request would establish Routly the Church May obtain a an undesirable precedent. The list pioneers that have passed away in the last few weeks was in creased thursday evening by the death mrs. Dorothea Mcmakin. Who has been a resident fort Wayne since 1837. Mrs. Mcmiken s death occurred at her late Home 56 Nelson Street and was due to Tki Raysis. Mrs. Semaken was born in Alsace Loraine France to Isis and at about eleven years age to America with her parents who located at Pitts Burg then removed to Starke county. Ohio find in 1837, came to Allen county. Her husband . Joseph Mcmackin Universal brotherhood and theosophical society. Obib cts. Organization declare that it fact in nature. Principle purpose this organization to teach Brothe Hood demonstrate that it i a act nature and make it it living Power the life humanity. Subsidiary purpose t organization is to study ancient an modern religion science Philosoph and Art. To investigate the Laws n Ture and the divine Powers in Man. 32 Calhoun Street. Vordermark a meetings every wednesday evenly at s clock. All cordially inv Herf. Fob journal Owall kinds Skoal Blanks Tob. Digit my plays Miyoc news office set Fike the Flash. Of Gas sex prostration at Telephone office Many telephones burned out trouble to railroads. The heavy electrical storm which a cd Over the City last Nyht was re sible for much damage and annoy be. All Duy the heat had bet it great. Degrees being registered at the Tural Gas office. Not Only was temperature High but there was great Midiaty in. The atmosphere. Ail As Damp and Sticky electricians to Are accustomed to watch such Ings say that the weather conditions d led them to fear for several Days at a big electrical storm was coming about 7 clock the sky began to get by Cloudy. The horizon continued to Ken for Fly teen minutes when the orm broke in fury. The rain fell in rents and for half an hour no one As the Street. During the Down and subsequent to it. There was an ectrial display great brilliancy Itil after Midnight the sky continued lie momentarily illumined by vivid Shes Sheet lightning and there Ere several showers lesser violence using the night. News office fire. Perhaps the heaviest sufferer will the proprietor the daily news about clock . Jaim a Ryan and . Frank Rhoady re standing in front the office hey saw the electric lights go out Sud Niy and a comp no later a Blanc broke t in the front office. They telephoned the Central engine and sent later the deportment was the pot. The and fours also re to the Call. The veiling the office room was und to be All in a it was be Ewry to turn a Stream it. It soon out but the in scr h d been news wry to turn to the Fulte did damage to . Watt also leaked nigh the Ivor to the Preas room Low and did dance to the Hunt i a. An Etc try tone ironed out without in Ming any Mage. The origin it the fire was due to the Between Tow two Bloont an dec True tight wire ran by me. There a Small leak the pipe. A nun the Light Nunz the wire to ignite a the Iron pipe. This e and net to the damage will not be Over a which ii be covered by a Bow tation the Light Nanc was the Otle at Home Telephone office night and ser tee inter wed Ullh. Ethel who operating the loll line Ward fell 9 faint. A heavy Shock to the wires Holch hounded in her ear. Eau aed Henrt rouble. Were called and she Ren lived to her Homo at no. 13 a scr Street. Burin by out. The electrical burned y great number telephones Gilt. The no Nief could not be e aled mine but born the local Ompa Les will have to put a Large ree extra Electr Tutani to ook after the trouble. H Erl muted at there will be Nve As much blk Simual. All inc experienced More r Lew Iro Bible from the lightning everal were i Outi ded and Kov. Wii Keil so heavy h wan in non Lilc to by Jikit no that any incl Ras could be done. At the i Lusyl Nola there were several Reid Iron it uracil out at different Laura Long the Road and to Day will ring in Many other such All wlm which run from the City i Kob non Down last in Lull and Cilc Ohmic connections could not in and Over either the Linen Nufler Llu torm. The station could no ice Chad and it in supposed that tin Renk was this bide. The Csc ctr ight wire was Down and All the part rights were out. The performance Tun to postponed this account Al Hough there was a goal att Danci lightning the wires entered the pc Stern Union Ollice during the worn ant night Anil several the a mme ions were burned out. Much Troubil Vas created and it took some time t make the re pairs. A number instruments in the i ice department Telephone Symcma War turned out last night and there a considerable trouble for some the ulcers to make their reports Early the morning when Access to Oiler Tele i hons was Dini Civit. Business failures. You won t catch any fish. Unless you buy your wife that new Standard x rotary shuttle sewing machine that you promised her. Call in and see them at C. Schutter co., hardware and rubber Hote 38 and m e. Colombia St. Pitt9burg, pa., Auri iat to United Stilton circuit court tin vey Gray Connecticut hied a Bill i equity the new York nation building and association that receivers he appointed to Lake chaff the assets inc defendant company this District valued at . The states in which the defendant Cor Pany has property arc new York pen Sylvn la Alabama. Connecticut. Low Tennessee Kentucky Virginia and tech. It in ally cd that Tho defendant i to Oci lion la that it will be Safe to further carry the business an that the intercut the creditors r quire that receivers should be apolant to preserve the aws cts. New Yolk auffont Ai Slattery architects Lilc a petition in the Onice to United District court to Day. T liabilities arc with no assets. Money pro Lonn in Loroi cent., k 1 -5i Mimi written in gnat. Ohmi Nihil Ato Uyn i Lili Fiill i Natty met ii. Old so Hypio Valr Auvil i Imp Zintl. At Uteri by mull. Red Label special extra strength. For Immik Rinir. Milk Hal h it cml it fur Lii. to w Al by ii Uil Orosi Rort ind. When in out. Thy Strong it let fort. Ami impart Hill sky ire ii rail Thrif i la fill Ofrim Glirai into w a Niiori it mind Trice it Bones with for walk by Publ Zunft. For sum melt Clit Jaisli Inko tic coast line to mack1nag new steel to Sennett. Speed. Comfort safety. To Detroit Mackinac georgian Bay pct sky Jbf cafe numb Jim a finn 400 mini it equal Varlet a unil into Rel 4 if Tohl h a Tull few Meill time Detroit Mackinaw v to Kaki in Cleveland Bay n Detroit and Clevelano Send ire. For illustrated address a. A. Cha flt. P. A. Mich. Brewers lager Beer. Special Export and Centlivre tonic for family use. Telephone no. 62

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