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Hammond Lake County Times (Newspaper) - May 7, 1907, Hammond, IndianaTHE LAKE COUNTY TIMES Tuesdav, Mav 7, 1907. i LEFT A LOT OF STUBS BIG SHAFT FOB THE “SOO" Mrs. Georg? Foote of nue is on the sick list. Miss Seeberg of the home of Mrs. street. Ohio is Cassidy visiting at of Green Joe Tinkhard of Xenia, Ohio, came to Hobart yesterday to visit his brother, Harry, and family for a week. J. H. Evans is in he was called on tf his father. Big Hock, 111., where recount of the d‘-ath Mr. Ball, who has been visiting with Rev. Gromoll, returned to his home in Davenport, la. Sunday. Charles E. Wilor will move his family from their present home in Wallace street to Butler street, south of One Hundred and Twenty-second street. BURNSIDE NEWS Miss Margaret Green of 181.7 Ninety-second place entertained relatives from Danville Sunday. The daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mc-Aninch of Eighty-seventh place is reported ill with diphtheria. WEST PULLMAN Miss Alice Jluzack pick list. is reported on the Miss Josephine Kelly of 1762 second street spent Monday with friends in West Pullman. Ninety- evening Mrs. Foster of 1 763 Ninety-second place entertained her sister. Miss Ra.n-lolph of Blue Island, Sunday noon. after- Mrs. Richards visited •land, Monday. friends in Rose- The Ladles Auxiliary will give a uflance Friday evening. Master Hazalmeler, who was ill with pneumonia, if* improving. A retreat will begin at the A. O. Thursday, lasting three days. WHEELER NEWS Henry Ehlers is visiting with his parents in Wheeler. A daughter was born to John Ehrtsman, Saturday Mr. and Mrs. morning. Mrs. Martha Barnes has a bad attack of heart trouble Monday afternoon. Marcene Small returned to Wheeler Monday morning accompanied by his bride. KENSINGTON NEWS Mrs. Burm dster of Lafayette avenue is visiting with relatives In Harvey. Mrs. Theitz of Dearborn her mother of the city as Sunday and Monday. street had her guest John visited family McM >rrow of Grand Crossing his (■ inter, Mrs. Rebedeau and Sunday evening. , Sister Benedict of Holy Rosary convent, was taken to the hospital Saturday where s te will undergo an operation. The Misses LeVreau of 11814 Lafayette avenue entertained a number of their friends Sunday evening. All present spent a most enjoyable even ing. Miss Lillian Murphy of One Hundred and Eighteenth street entertained a number of her friends Sunday afternoon and evening. All departed deelarin their hostess a royal entertainer. STONY ISLAND NEWS Margaret King is on the sick list. M rs, F the sick Hagen’s list* two children are on James in town Croak of Sunday. Grand Crossing was Mrs. McMullen visited Grand Crossing Sunday. f r i e 11 d s Mrs. J. W. Swartzell was shopping in South Chicago Monday. Mrs. Barhauld Calumet Heights visited Monday friends in DYER NEWS Issued May* «. 1JK>7. Emil Bang. Indiana Harbor ....... Martine D. Claussen. Chicago ..... Kasmies Haitkiewiez. East Chicago. A Cickszandre Domikowszki E. Chi. Jos. M. Grininner, Chicago......... Jessu A. Gileney, San Francisco Cah, 28 30 M rs. Mary Mager returned Hammond yesterday evening. from 20 .39 33 Mrs. Jacob Spanier is the guest friends and relatives in Cedar Lake. of EAST CHICAGO TO HAVE NEW HOTEL Authorities at Coney Island Cut Off Everything Sticking Ba» yond the Building Line. Alvin terday. Wild, of Hobart, was here yes- A. E. Kaiser vesterdav. was over from Dyer A son arrived at the home of Henry Beneake on Monday. The Crown Point Business Men's association meets tonight. Attorney J. W. Belshaw from Lo-well yesterday. was here George E. Frederick of Crown Point, was in St. John yesterday, looking after business matters. Messrs. August Koehle, Evlward Austgen and Joseph Schmal were Crown Point business visitors, Monday. St. John Court No. 99, C. O. F.. received an invitation from St. Mary's Court No. 293 of Crown Point, to attend the initiation of six new members Thursday evening May 9. The Crown Point court wishes our court to be as much as possible represented at the occasion. Fine Building to be Erected at a Cost of $50,000. OWNERS GOT PLENTY OF NOTICE They Didn’t Act Thrmselves and th© Ax Brigade Got Busy and Did Cyclonic Devastation- Ward Marble, of Wheatfield, iting relatives in Crown Point. is vis- Frank Cope Sunday to call of on Hammond was his friends. here Frank Thiel of St. John, on business this morning. was here Mr. Reedy moved his household goods from here to Blue Island yesterday. Bernard Iamrnond, Berg were and Dyer Mr. Phillips of visitors Sunday. Dr. Chevigny and H. Halvelage were Iamrnond visitors yesterday evening. Charles Stommel left this morning for an extended trip to Colorado and the west. County Councilman Albt-rt Foster of Lowell, was a Crown Point visitor yesterday. Gerlach Bros, are doing business lately. Yesterday twenty-five head of young a tine horse to Ed Muzzal Point. They also shipped cases of eggs to Chicago yesterday, in exchange for goods taken by their customers, in exchange for eggs. very good they sold stock and of Crown eightv-five Will J. Davis, manager of the Illinois theatre, spent the day here yesterday. VALPARAISO NEWS Henry Reitman is seriously ill at his home on East Joliet street as the result of ptomaine poisoning received while in the city last Saturday. Editors Bowser of Chesterton, and Cummins, of Hebron, visit€‘d here yesterday. A. Kaiser and C. Walters were at Crown Point yesterday looking after business matters. Fred Gold, representing the Chas. A. Zahn Co. of Chicago, visited his customers here yesterday. A vegetable peddler was here yesterday with a load of vegetables which found a very ready sale. Miss Alvania Stommel returned yesterday afternoon from a several days’ visit with relatives at Hammond. Mat Gusenberger, who has been sick for some time, was taken to St. Margaret’s hospital, at Hammond yesterday. Henry Batterman made a business trip to Lowell yesterday in the interests of the Northwestern Telephone company. Messrs. J. Beiriger and P. Elirsam, sr., went to Griffith yesterday morning where they are engaged in erecting a house for Mat Beiriger. C. O. Holmes of Gary was a Crown Point visitor yesterday and attended the meeting of the Lake County Board of Education as a ropresenative of the Gary school board. W. P. Mailander of Omaha, the guest of his sister, Mrs. Bochtler. Neb., is William East Chicago is to have a fine new hotel, to be erected on one of the most prominent corners in the city, at a cost of 170,000. The deal was put through by Albert Gh *-n, tailor, and associated with him in the enterprise is Maxwell Alexander of Detroit, Mich. The hotel is to b<- built on the northeast corner of Todd avenue and Chicago avenue and will be a two-story brick structure. The deal was consummated at the real estate offices of Ladd & Smith. It is said that work on the new building will begin this summer and it is hoped that the structure will be completed before winter. In size, the new | hotel will cover the entire four lots, which are each twenty-five feet wide and 145 feet deep. East Chicago has long needed a new hotel and the handsome new brick structure, which is about to be built, will add a great deal to the appearance of the city. Jas. P. Young and Thos. II. Hall have returned from Indianapolis, where they attended a meeting of the I. O. F. of A. and assisted in the initiating a large class of the candidates in to the order. Dr. Cassius C. Rogers and wife of Chicago, are the guests of Dr. and Mrs. S. J. Young. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Ross of Englewood, 111., are the guests of the former’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. It. D. Ross. At a meeting of the Lake County Board of Education here yesterday, T. A. Muzzal 1 was elected as truant officer for North and Calumet townships, and Scott Burge of Merrillville for the balance of the county. Amos Lantz of Porter township was Monday chosen commissioner to fill the term of the late Hail Bates. Mrs. Nicholas Pinter went to Chicago yesterday, where she has secured a position In a department store. Chas. A. McWayne was awarded the contract yesterday by the county commissioners for building the new band stand, closets, etc., at the Fair grounds. His bid was $590 of which $500 is to be paid by the county and the balance by the Fair society. Jake Edelman has severed his connection with Doyle’s barber shop and accepted a position as timekeeper for Conever & Taber. LANSING NEWS This city has a full fledged strike, but on small proportions, however. Several carpenter helpers walked out Monday demanding an increase in wages. MAY HAVE EXTRA POLICE STATION East Chicago May Build One —Two New Officers Appointed. The Rev. C. Doustra of the Dutch Reform church of Lansing, is reported on the sick list. Word was received here Monday of the death of Mrs. J. L. Brandt, wife of Rev. J. L. Brandt, former pastor of the Christian church here, at her home in St. Louis, early Sunday morning. INDIANA HARBOR Miss today. Anna Roak shopped in Chicago Miss Jennie Buehrle spent a day in Chicago shopping. Mrs. Long of is on the sick Commonwealth avenue list. G. Spurr of Fir street family to Lake Forest, has I ml. moved his Miss avenue Mae Galvin spent a day' of in Co m monwealt h Gary'. Miss Editli gone for an llook of extended Elm street has v'isit to Joliet. Mrs. Curtis and the day' in Chicago Mrs. Loach spent visiting friends. Mrs. was a William Ward of South Chicago Stony Island visitor Monday. Mrs. William Anderson made a shopping trip t<:    South    Chicago    Monday. Mr. Crognn of Hammond was the guest of Miss Mamie lllcks Monday. Mrs. Cooper and daughter, Grace, made a business trip to Chicago Monday. Miss South Mrs. Alexander of Grapevine street transacted business in Hammond yesterday. The Rev. C. Ketchim of the Methodist Episcopal church has gone to Evansville, Ind., to spend two weeks’ vacation with relatives here. The wedding of Miss Sarah Kingman of Lansing and Henry Vhnderlinden of Kensington, will take place at the home of the bride after which a reception will be held. The young couple will reside in Michigan. The flower beds at the Pennsylvania station were ransacked Sunday night. Several of the flowers were plucked and others were pulled up by the roots.. The company' will prosecute if the guilty parties are apprehended. HESSVILLE NEWS Mrs. Ed Hess is on the sick list. George W. Wilferth, the carpet man who left town last week, leaving several unpaid hills behind, was arrested Sunday as he stepped off a train, on a warrant sworn out by Aug. W aundry, for a board bill. He was given a preliminary hearing before Squire T. B. Louderback Monday, and was released by giving a cash bond. Mr. day'. Ivunow is a Hammond visitor to- □ TOLLESTON NEWS T. J. Gorman Soutli Chicago. is visiting friends in Mrs. F. E. Borman was a caller yesterday. Hammond Fred Dedelow lias resumed work at the Gibson yards. William C. Kunert was Point visitor yesterday. Crown Misses Pearl spent yesterday and Diamond at Hammond. Reisch The Indiana Harbor played their first game team Sunday. baseball with the boy's Gary Miss Mabelle Kent of Chicago visited her sister. Miss Stella Kent, of the Harbor Sunday. Misses Mamie and Margaret Leahy' attended the play' at the Calumet theater Saturday evening. Mr. and Mrs. atha. Ind., have in Ninety-fourth Knitter from moved into a st reet. AVama- cottage Mrs. L. 1'archer and daughter. Miss Grace, of South Chicago, visited her mother, Mrs. Lutz, Sunday. Misses Ethel Corliss and Mae Lewis of Commonwealth avenue spent Sunday with friends in Hammond. Mrs. Oppenheimer of New Orleans, is visiting her daughter, Mrs. B. S. Fen-dig. J. S. Wilson of Joliet transacted business in town yesterday. Gaylord McFarland and left today for Mishwauka, the summer. Lee Kepner to work for Mrs. S. C. Irwin and baby have returned from a several weeks* visit with friends in Minneapolis. Mrs. A. Ambrosius and mother. Mrs. Szymanski of Commonwealth avenue, visited friends in Windsor Park. Mr. Teal’s assistant, Henry Fuller, was taken to St. Margaret’s hospital in Hammond yesterday afternoon. AY. O. Baird is making improvements on his cottage that lie bought recently in Ninety--third street. Mrs. Charles Martin, who has been ill for some time, has been taken to St. Margaret's hospital at Hammond. J W. SWARTZELL Orceorv and Meat Market AJ$7-J2S9 Ninety-third Street. ■ -■*    -o .STONY ISLAND. HOBART NEWS Joe Hamilton yesterday. was a visitor at Gary Henry G and la eh visiting friends. of Chicago is here $3.50 When Commutation Ticket $3.00 Harbor Mabel, the 1-year-old daughter of Air. and Mrs. Ernest Cockerall. died of bowel trouble Sunday afternoon. The first year pupils who were not absent or tardy during the month of April are: Mark Evans, Emma Dedelow, Grace Gorman, Leslie Gorman, Herman Dedelow, Gladys Gorman. Bennie Evans, Louis AVilliams, Howard Pralilow. Leonard Vanes, E. Dedelow, Pansy Rhodes and Alma AYatts. In Indiana Remember NEW STAR RESTAURANT Wm. Pappas. Prop. Block Avenue Near Michigan Am First-class Meals served at all hours. THE KAUFMAN’S New Empire Hotel & Buffet Now Open for Business With a Full Line of Imported and Domestic [ BURNHAM NEWS Mrs. A'. W. O'Roark is a visitor in Chicago today. Miss Della Kiersey was a shopper in Hammond yesterday. Louis Schueneman and acted business in Crown terday. son trans Point yes- Henry Miller has gone to Crown Point to complete his arduous duty as juryman. The East Chicago council held their regular meeting at the city hall last evening and transacted business of minor importance. The matter of building a police station at Oklahoma where prisoners could be kept over night instead of having to bo carried all the way to the East Chicago police station was considered and the proper committee was instructed to decide upon the specifications for a two cell police station. A lengthy' discussion took place regarding the advisibility of putting a sick fire horse in the pasture or leaving him in the barn. The councilman were about evenly divided on the matter. Some of them declared that it would be ruinous (to the horse) to put him out in the cold on green grass at this time of the year and others said that it was just what the horse needed. Before the matter was finally settled, the visitors at the council meeting had been given a university extension course in the “the care of the horse that it would take a great deal of experience to get otherwise. In the meantime the object of the controversy continues quietly munching hay in the barn. Probably one of the more important actions of the council last evening was the appointing of John Marner and Mike Gorman as members of the police department. In East Chicago where politics has so much to do with the appointment of the police force, the interest appointments termination New York, May 7. — Armed with axes and guarded by a squad of twenty-five policemen a gang of men. directed by Durbin van Vleek, assistant commissioner of public works, of Brooklyn, descended upon Surf avenue, the main thoroughfare of Coney Island, and lopped eft every part of any kind of a building, stand or sign w hit h extended beyond the court-yard liue. While the indignant owners protest© 1 soda fountains were eh rpped in two, frankfurter stands were torn apart, overhanging signs were pul To I down, cane-ringing racks and the dozen different cateh-penny devh es which lim* the avenue from end to end were piled into trucks and carted away. Rough on the Owners. When the raiding squad had < om-pleted its work the avenue looked no though a cyclone had swept through it tearing away everything nearer thin twenty feet from the curb line. At least twenty truck loads of material were hauled off. The loss to the owners of these stands will Ik* considerable. as many of them paid extremely high rates for the privlh go of maintaining their stands within easy r« a *h of the hundreds of thousands of people who patronize Surf avenue during the season. But They All Had the Notice. Borough President (’o’er Issue 1 an order last week that all the incumbrances extending over the eourt-yard line must disappear, but none of the owners paid any attention to it. \\ hen the raiders started to work the owners hurriedly moved their goods out of the way of the raiders, and then denounced them. A curious crowd of 1.000 on-lookers gathered to watch th > proceedings. Although the denunciations were vigorous there was no resistance. There Is More to Come. AA’hen the work was done the commissioner notified the proprietors that fen feet more of the incumbrances will be chopped off if they are not removed by Thursday. This will place all the stands inside the building liue. It Will Commemorate the Opening of the Canal and la Hard to Handle. Branford,Conn.,Hay 7.—The obe!!s% which will be set up to commemorato the opening of the Sault Ste. Mario canal has been completed at one of the local quarries and is now ready for shipment. The shaft is of hammered Stony ereek red granite, forty-live feet long, five feet live lnchi*s square at the foot, tapering to a dimension of one foot square aud then finished to t» point, and weighs about sixty tons. The longest ear available for itv transportation is thirty-six feet, and It will be necessary to mount a bed on swivels to carry the shaft and to allow for the sway of the shaft as tho train rounds curves. When the question of routing the shaft was figured out several traffic men had to give up the task, as they were not certain that all the bridges on their respective lines were capable of sustaining the enormous weight of the car and Its load. Nearly Killed by Falling Hall. (’nssville. Mo., May 7. — Allte lb #» son, 16 years old, daughter ot a farm-er living at Cassvllle, was rendered unconscious by falling hall and may d a. The hall storm was the most destructive ever known In Barry county. lc© balls as large as hen’s eggs fell to ft depth of two inches. What's the Use? Smith MoAlester, I. T.. May 7.—S!T prominent merchants of Durant and Colbert, 1. 'I'., have been arrested on the charge of leading the mob which lynched Jim AVilliams, a negro, at Sterrett. March 30. The specific charge of murder has been brought a gains* the men. Strike for Saturday Payday. Chicago, May 7.—Building opent* tlons all over Chicago and suburbs are badly crippled by a strike* of 4,000 bricklayers, allied trades and laborers. who walked out to enforce a Saturday payday. One of the buildings delayed is the new county building Denies Writing th© I**tter. New Orleans. May 7.—Gustnf It. Wcstfeldt who was recently reported to have written Ambassador Rryeft protesting against the appointment of Negroes to Rhodes scholarships, has issued a statement denying that he had written any such letter. From the German. a nail secures the horseshoe, th# shoe the horse, the horse the man. the man the castle, and the castle the whole land.—German. Youth's Impatience. A barrier, to a colt, means thing to Jump over.—Deland. some* SPECIAL SALE For Week Ending Sat. HOMES May 11th and LOTS ON EASY TERMS. in these is greater anti tlie de-to select these men last evening is a matter of considerable lm-from a political point of This is One of Our Homes portance view. Dr. Sarah Noble went to Chicago business today. on Mrs. friend, a few J. Q. Mrs. days. James is entertaining Skene of Hyde Park, her for Messrs. Philipp Rack Trost of Hammond were terday on business. and James In town yes- Messrs. AV. F. Bridge and A. Meyer of Hammond attended the meeting of the town board here yesterday. The town board met in regular session yesterday and went through the regular routine of business, approved the plat of a new subdivision of J. S. Wilson of Joliet. Joe Phillips was a Hegewisch visitor in Burnham this morning. Mrs. George Mills was a visitor in Hammond yesterday afternoon. WILLIAM Liquors and Clfutr*. KAUFMAN. Pros. Robert Patton was short time yesterday in Hammond afternoon. When you stop in Toleston remember Louis Gordon’s Buffet Sc Cafe Between Mich. Cent. & Ft. AVayne Tracks We serve meal* at all hours. The best you want to eat. Prices are reasonable. and room per week $5.00 Give us a Trial Mrs. A. W. Moss, who has been for a few days, is still confined to home. ill her The Ladies’ Social Union of the Methodist church will hold its regular meeting tomorrow afternoon at Airs. Ed. Wickey’s home. Mrs. Abe Ottenheimer entertained Mrs. Smalley and daughter. Miss Ona, of Hammond, Airs. Abbie Thomas and Mrs. Ray Barlow at dinner today in honor of Miss Smalley’s birthday. C. O. Christensen CONTRACTOR AND CARPENTER Frame Houses a specialty East Chicago. Ind. Board ALBERT GIVEN FASHIONABLE TAILOR Spring and Summer Styles open for your inspection. 712 Chicago Ave. E. CHICAGO, IND. Branch at 101 State St. Hammond. Hugo Zobject transacted busin iss yesterday in Chicago. Fred Cooke attack of grip is quite sick with an Mrs. James Ostrander, who was quite ill the past few days, is now greatly improved. Theodore Johnson took in a Sunday evening in Chicago. show Rev. Father Jansen, Tim McAuliff. Thomas Hickey. Ed Scheldt and Ed Keiiman attended a meeting of the When in Indiana Harbor CALL AND SEE. GEORGE FAOK WE KEEP A FINE LINE OF LIQUORS AND CIGARS. 1703-137th Street. Mr. Yalowiti and daughter, Sadie, were here this morning enroute to Chicago. C. SIDLIN. Hegewisch’s leading dealer in Jewelry, talking machines and musical instruments. I carry a complete stock of watches, jewerlv and clocks at popular prices. Every article guaranteed. You can buy a talking machine for a small payment down, balance, one dollar a week. Boy Here and Save Money. 133r<l Street, Cor. Erie Ave., Hegewisch. STEWART & BOWERS GENERAL CONTRACTORS AND BUILDERS. Will be pleased to give you estimates on your building. Post Office Building, East Chicago. Bank Bldg.. INDIANA HARBOR, IND. I. ; Mrs. XV. H. Beal and daughter-in-law, Mrs. W. C. Beal, of Hegewisch | are spending today in Brookline. STEWART & BOWERS GENERAL CONTRACTORS AND BUILDERS Will be pleased to give you estimates on your building. Post Office Building. East Chicago, Bank Bldg.. INDIANA HARBOR. IND. ST. JOHNS NEWS Jos. M. Gerlach made a business trip to Dyer, Monday. Nlch Thielen spent Monday in Lowell •where he attended the directors' me©*- Modern Hospitality. Hospitality ip that subtle something whereby fair women and brave men are compelled to march to a personage they bate and thank her for boring them to death.—Puck. SPECTER, EAST CHICAGO, Agent for North German Lloyd Hamburg-American Line Canadian Pacific Line. All Foreign Money Transferred. An Heirloom. “Well,” mused the poet, “I may not leave my family much life insurance but I shall certainly leave them a large collection of hitherto uapub- lished poems,' Every Woman is interested aud should know about the •wonderful MARVEL Whirling Spray 1 Th® new V»«ln*I ►jrUfe. Our Subdivision is 5 Minutes Walk from Hammond*s Business Center. SEWERS, SIDEWALKS, GAS, Etc. going in now. MONEY LOANED TO BUILD HOME E. A.KINKADE, BUILDER 110 First National Bank Bldg.    HAMMOND. Beat— M oet convenient. It clean**-* itly. dru^sriat f or it. Ask your < _ If be cannot supply tfce M A B V E L. so ept no other, hut send stamp for    _ ill i*tT-\t -t book—e*»Aled. it snves full particular*    direction*    in- Use Uncle Siebert’s Bread The Master Piece by a Master Baker. Huafitimi n THE HAMMOND BAKING GO. lacsn. Incuf MMta

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