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Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - March 7, 1906, Logansport, Indiana
Page eight the Logansport daily pharos wednesday March 7 1906 City news mens rubbers Sec at ottos shoes plenty homemade bread Rothermel ladies Home journal patterns by o l Shaw piano tuner phone 1724 fresh eggs per Doz Irey the peer of them Little Dake 5e Cigar Franks fire Sale of rubbers one Judy Price at ottos our Crenzo flour have you tried it John j Obrien of new York was in the City today on business the Logansport state Bank makes mortgage Loans on real estate finest meals and Short orders in the City at the edelweiss restaurant for a Good breakfast dinner or sup 25c Call at edelweiss restaurant mrs de Sellers has returned from a few Days visit with her Mother in Tiffner 113 Leslie Dawson and miss Nye of Mew York were guests at the Barnett Loycel today fore engine 8 horse Powei at a bargain if sold at once inquire at this office for rent elegant 6room cottage and barn on West Broadway near Wil r Cromer cottage bar near frae in school bargain if sold at once inquire this office the Board of management for the b h y m c a will hold its regular monthly meeting tonight Al Hrecin Friend who worked Here on the building of the Carnegie Public i tory was in the City today combines made into switches faded renewed shampooing and air mkt phone 289 the High school seniors have selected the private Secretary which he presented at Stettiner Hall commencement week company k i n g last night be Gan drilling practice and expect to be in Fine trim for the coming inspection fee Guilar army officers or woman to manage Cranch office at n c Schley Medicine and toilet Supply 42 River Street Chicago postmaster will Moss received a june new Safe from the factory today to be used in the Register department of the new government building g m Benson formerly of Cass to duty writes from White Lake s 34 saying a blizzard has been sweep in through South Dakota for the past 24 hours t w Tomlinson and wife have re turned to their Home in Denver col a Short visit with the formers by Cater mrs Harriett Tomlinson on seventh Street Sample line of dress and walking Stirts Worth to on Sale tomorrow lot no 1 at lot no 2 at no 3 at Den Rule Ai Arvin Doolittle son of or and mrs Clarence Doolittle entertained a company of youngsters at his Home on North Street in the Celebration of his eighth birthday 5trskebecca Evans assisted by her daughters mrs e j Blouser and mrs Harry n Ward entertained twelve la aies at a 1 Oclock dinner yesterday in Celebration of her 74th birthday Charles Demitt Motorman and Charles Doak conductor have charge interurban car no 284 which took first prize at the worlds fair at St Louis the car is brought Here each Midnight at the Baptist Church next sunday or Mai Waring will speak in the morning about How to win men for Christ and in the evening people who Are hiding in caves today All Art Welcome Charles Wecht is celebrating his twelfth anniversary As merchant policeman in this City he watches the property of More than fifty per cent of the business men and is Ever Alert to Broteen their interests twelve of the lady clerks of the Broadway 5 and 10 cent store met at the Home of miss Goldie Deniston on Henna Street last evening music and games were the entertain features of the evening luncheon was served at a Timon meeting of the three Cir cles of the Kings daughters held yes tryday it was decided to make a per capita Levy upon each member to raise a fund to help defray the expenses of the coming state Conven Tion members of Junto club of Jfranklin school will meet wednesday evening subject of debate capital punishment is an injury to thex s and ought to be prohibited affirmative Florence Bryher Bessie Webster Ethel league negative Lorean Wagner Emern Harvey and Bertha a Robinson the next debatable subject a grammar is arithmetic dont abuse body and brain with Coffee Estum show Sitheres a reason Pioneer methodism methodists made their first appearance in Indiana in 1804 Hete Cartright first preacher Indiana then part of immense District apropos of the dedication of the new Broadway methodist Church it is interesting to note from the souvenir published by will Ball that the first methodists in Indiana came from Ken Tucky and settled in what is now known As Clark county Peter cart Wright was probably the first preacher he and Benjamin Lakin travelled circuits in Kentucky and occasionally crossed the Ohio to Indiana and preached to the settlers in their cab ins that was in 1804 four years la Ter Cartwright seems to have started missionary work in this state the first regular pastor in the state was Rev Moses Ashworth and the first meeting House was built in 1sos in Clarks Grant the territory was at that time included in the old Western Confer ence Indiana District in that Confer ence was made up of Indiana Illinois and Missouri affording the presiding elder plenty of room for travelling Over his District in 1812 the Western con Ference was divided into two new conferences Ohio and Tennessee in Diana falling into the Tennessee con Ference it was then known As the Wabash District in 1816 another change was made and Indiana was made a part of the Missouri Confer ence together with Illinois and mis Souri in 1s24 this conference was again divided Illinois and Indiana be ing set off and called Illinois Confer ence on october 9 1827 conference met at Madison Indiana and Stephen r Beggs a Young Man of 27 who had been travelling a circuit for 6 years was sent to Crawfordsville circuit previous to this Vincennes had been the most northerly charge in Testate although the itinerant who were stationed there had appointments nearly 100 Miles up the Wabash from that place Rev Beggs had a four weeks circuit embracing Crawfordsville la Fayette Delphi Logansport fort Wayne and Attica he filled out the year of the circuit and in 1s29 was assigned to logans port Mission which included the towns of Delphi and Lafayette the charge was not self sustaining Rev begs had an appropriation of for the years work at the first quarterly conference Rev Beggs was transferred to Bloomington circuit and the work Here was taken up by Rev m Nudenberg who on january 23 1s30 announced his coming in the Pottawatomie times Logan sports Only newspaper stating that on the following saturday even ing january 30 and sunday morning january 31 he would preach in the Seminary then the Only building in Cass county suited for the purpose this building known As the Cass county Seminary was a two Story Brick 20x40 feet and stood on the Northeast Corner of fourth and mar Ket streets a Little Back from the Street the Hall occupied the second floor the lower floor being used As a tin shop according to local historians this was the occasion of the organization of the first class in Logansport Al though it is scarcely con enable that Rev Beggs would travel the circuit for 15 months and make no Effort to effect an organization especially As he says concerning this period in his autobiography that he began in truth to be a successful methodist preacher however there is no record of an earlier organization and no one in now living who lived in Logansport at that time that class was composed of six persons judge John Scott and wife Joseph Hall and wife Benjamin Enyart and Joel Martin an exodus to Indiana the Illinois Farmer moving to Central Indiana with the coming of Spring there is the usual exodus of Farmers from Illinois to Indiana and the number this year seems to be larger than heretofore owing probably to the activity of the land agents the movement eastward is caused by the constant increasing of the prices of land in Illinois where the cheapest land is held at per acre some of the movers have made Money farming on rented ground Bat they refuse to pay the prices for land there when they can get Indiana farms with much better improvements at from s5 to 120 an acre another reason for their preference for Hoosier land is the better High ways to be found in Indiana the roads of Illinois Are impassable durin a larger part of the Winter and there is very Little Hope that they willbe greatly improved in the near future As every Community has an Organiza Tonthat will oppose any Man Runin for office in the Corn Belt who is in Tavor or hard macadamia de roads 84 Days in jail Harry Binney was yesterday fined 1 and sent to jail for so Mays by judge Lairy for stealing two Larse Iron kettles from Thomas Brennan and j b Bice Bunney was arrested last january and had served 53 Days in jail before he was sentenced is thrown against hot stove Squire Williams Road master of the Vandalia received painful injuries at Garfield monday by being thrown against a red hot stove he was sit Ting in the caboose of the work train which was standing on the siding at the Coal docks at that place the remainder of the cars and engine were on the main track unloading ties when the northbound passenger train was due the Engineer backed onto the Side track to let it pass on account of the smoke blowing to the ground the Engineer could not see the caboose and backed into it hitting it a hard Jolt or Williams was knocked with much Force against the red hot stove his face struck a Sharp rim of the upper part of the stove in such a Man Ner As to Cut his nose almost severing it to a Point even with his Cheeks at a Point just below the eyes a Large piece of skin from one Cheek was left burning on the hot stove All the other occupants of the car were sent rolling to the floor or Williams was taken to Darlington where he was Given medical attention of or Rogers sue state auditors living and dead officials Are to be called upon for reckoning state was fees held Back claim is they have collected fees illegally three living a auditors of state and the estates of six auditors who have died since going out of office Are to be sued by the state of Indiana to recover fees alleged to have been wrongfully collected by them Between the years 1873 and 1895 it is contended by governor Han by that thousands of dollars during this period were paid to the auditors that should have been paid to the treasurers direct the Money thus paid was for taxes of foreign insurance companies of this Money As of other receipts in the auditors office it is alleged the officials took first 25 per cent then 10 per cent and diverted these amounts to them selves the Law allowed them these com missions on All Legal collections the contentions is however that Inas much As the collections on the insurance taxes illegally paid to the state auditors were illegal collections the state has the right to re cover the Money thus collected the committee is now trying to Ascer Atin the exact amount due from each of the a auditors the following have served As state auditors Between the years 1s7jj and 1s95 James a Wilman 1s7375 Ebenezer Henderson 187579 Mahlon d Mansou 187981 Edward h Wolf 188183 James h Rice 1ss3s7 Bruce Carr 188791 j o Henderson 189195 and a c daily 189599 it is Only during the first year of daily term that collections were due As the free and salary Law became effective after that Wildman Ebenezer Henderson Mauson Rice and Carr Are dead Wolf j o Henderson and daily Are living new school building As was announced in the pharos some time ago the Logansport school Board will erect a new school build ing in this City to relieve the congestion at the Lincoln and sixteenth Street buildings at a meeting held yesterday the Board decided to arrange for plans for the new Struc Ture to be submitted at the next meet ing the exact location has not been decided but it will probably be built at the Corner of Twenty third and Market streets Good reason leaving your order with us for your Spring suit lowest of Low prices ties that Are guaranteed no past sea perfect in every detail wearing Quali ties that Are guaranteed no past sea sons have we shown As Many Fine Pat terns As this season we Are ready at any time to show you All of them preferably 306 Market Fik Laird this afternoon in the county clerks office occurred the marriage of Otto Fike Blacksmith employed at the Dor Ner truck works and Sarah b Laird mayor George p Mckee officiating try us High Grade tailoring at popular prices have demonstrated their Merit in Bur store we Are saving our customers from to on Spring suits Tucker consolidated rubbers at half Price mens rubbers Worth too for Sec women rubbers Worth soc for 30c boys rubbers Worth Goc for 30c girls rubbers Worth 50c for 25c the Otto shoe clothing co bicycles repaired the Logansport automobile co yesterday afternoon the ladies of court Laurel no 2 met at mrs John Wagner Home Miami Avenue and spent the afternoon in sewing on a Comfort much work was accomplished and a Light luncheon was served trolley Power new idea in electric traffic pro Mise to revolutionize old systems can Speed 58 Miles an hour wll go to the coast for its trial trip a new idea in trolley electric propulsion an the Way of a car that eliminates the present powerhouse the overhead trolley the third rail system and the storage Battery is the latest Novelty it is claimed for the vehicle that it can maintain a steady Speed of fifty eight Miles an hour and can keep it up All Clay and night the car is known in the electrical world As the strange electric railway car Lars Gilson a Western Man in vented the system which briefly de scribed consists of a Gas engine with direct connection to a Dynamo and which generates it own electricity to run its wheels a test car was recently turned out at Philadelphia by the j g Brill company to test the new idea it has been Critel running on the Ladenburg Branch of the Pennsyl Vania Railroad system for several weeks and there made its record of fifty eight Miles an hour Nelsons patents were secured by William b strange who was interested the southwestern Kansas he controls a Twenty mile trolley car line there known As the Missouri and Kan Sas interurban railway company which runs Over the Santa be Trail from Kansas City to lathe Kas nor wishing to put in Power houses overhead wires and the usual Plant of a trolley line strange developed the idea of Nilson and is confident that he has Power houses overhead wires third rail system and storage Battery system All combined in the car the Gertia which he has had built and equipped with the new system the Gas engine in the car is situated Forward it is of special design and is about so horse Power it is of the four Cycle Type and has six Solo Cyl inders to secure a Short Crank Shaft and reduce vibrations to the minimum the cylinders Ace partially opened three on each Side Andare set at an Angle of 90 degrees to each other tha weight of the engine is reduced by us ing aluminium As far As possible All Grey our line of Spring woolens cannot be duplicated in Logansport neither can Logansport tailors make High Quality clothes Forth same Price we do Why because we Are All on the cooperative plan see our woolens and Price Tucker consolidated mortgages galore yesterday was the busiest mortgage Day in the history of the county re corders office recorder Shaff says he recorded 59 mortgage releases and received 35 applications for mortgage exemptions John Keis was reported critically ill this morning at his Home no 212 Sycamore Street local in goo shoes ladies Best rubbers 30c at ottos sewing girls 410 North All kinds of smoked and Salt Mccaffrey restaurant is under new management smoked and Salt herring 20c per Doz Call at the Komeot the Little Duke 402 Broadway have you seen uie edelweiss restaurant since it has been remodeler Thomas Rice of Washington town Shi Carroll county is reported quite sick at this store you can get a 25lb sack of h and e granulated sugar for co for first class driving horse enquire Blacksmith shop Cor North and fifth streets mrs c b Rhodes Wheatland ave departed yesterday for an extended visit with her Mother and sister in Effner 111 Rev h n Herrick of Kokomo pre siding elder of the Logansport District of the m e Church was the City today Graham Paul Taber formerly of this City is said to be doing vaudeville stunts in the West and is meeting with Success Otto a Krauss and Henry Wiler accompanied by their wives started yesterday for Havana Cuba where they will remain a month seventeen Flora residents left Logansport yesterday via the Pennsylva Nia lines if or North Dakota where they will reside permanently mrs Henry Tucker very pleasantly entertained her sunday school class of the Baptist Church monday evening at her Home on Market Street in Honor of or and n w Benning the Price sugar has started up Ward now is the time to buy on a to unto a Large Purchase 3 carloads we can still make you the same Price per Hundred dont wait and pay co mrs n b s Tough entertained a company of lady friends at whist at her Home on East High Street yester Day afternoon the House decorations were Violet and refreshments in the same color were Servia Truman a Shinn has rented his farm near Mcgrawville and departed with his family yesterday for Hia Watha Nebraska where they will re Side for a year and should they like the country at the end of that time May make that their future Home Chas Ireland has accepted a Posi Tion with a w Dorsch the tailor 306 Market Street or Ireland will have charge of All the pressing and cleaning of garments he has had years of experience in this line and guarantees All work first class give him a Call phone 118 this morning a horse hitched to one of the Ideal Dairy wagons slipped and fell on the third Street Bridge Over the Wabash and great difficulty was met with in regaining its feet the animal was smooth shod and after he had been a hitched and Anharn Essed could hardly get on its feet traffic on the Bridge was delayed for some time eczema cure when the Boa Yew face the a feat i Cuis to Ltd Ami Scales and swellings of Lud ome upon Yon to opium in flier is dispose Tion to ens in sometimes one mistakes the Scales of the head for Dan Duir mud uses some simple remedy in Tremear Iliae eczema n Erool foothold and spreads in scots at first then co All portions of the body to fico to neck to hubs Tob Fly certain lasting act effective ire for eczema and its Allied trouble Sis positive skin Oiom Edies sold under a bonded Srubar by Ben Fisher wholesale Ami Spring Humours impure or effete matters accumulated in the blood during the Winter cause in the Spring such disfiguring and painful troubles As boils pimples and other eruptions also weakness loss of appetite that tired feeling the Best Medicine to take is shoots Sarsaparilla which thoroughly cleanses the blood and effects permanent cures by giving healthy functional activity tothe stomach liver kidneys Bowel Sand skin special to meet the wishes those Wao ureter Medicine in Tali let form we Are now put Meta Minnie Lynch 55 Hiob St Worcester i to extract we mass says a Yuhei my health failed skin became head ached alcohol sold by druggists or sent by mail 100 stomach seemed sore Trad everything late doses one Dollar c i Hood co Lowell mass fait like Lead hoods Sarsaparilla cured me Tell usow to do it Tell us How we can Supply you a better Quality Cigar for the Money than the Well known and Well liked Columbia without loss and Well do it you know very Well that we must make some profit or go out of Busi Ness but we Are Content with a fair margin Westill use the imported wrapper while other manufacturers Are using Connecticut wrappers nothing better than the Columbia Cigar for of All dealers manufactured by Julius Wagner or c 0 Oversole dental Parlours Over posters drugstore new phone Corner fourth Marist St Logansport business College Mage Eblock phone 184 fourth Street los Ransnorth ind j b stands for James Reid and the real estate Hustler is he f All the heal estate sales either in the City or in the country Call on him when wanting to buy t eid is the Man to Bur a House trom either on monthly payments or Cash know he can suit you for he is All the business Here of late t office 222 4th Street phones num Ber 760 and 940 to let store i no 421 Market St Bent a month Possession at Oitice enquire of Mas Fisher agent 330 Broadway Corner 4th St of Herman Myers owner 82 state St Albany n y not How Good but How Neces sary for the human system wheat nutria meal pipe Creek Mill at Home How Sweet Are the words own our Home and you can realize the truth of the above statement if you Only will try to do so i have Severa desirable residence properties for Sale by peo pie that want to sell a few Cash bar gains As Well As monthly pay ment i have a six room Houise located at no 514 Isth streety tiatia will sell you with reason Lila payment Down and balance at 6 per cent annul in monthly payments will sell just as7 cheap on instalment plan As for Cash also Many others at various prices located in any part of the City you May desire remember line w Pil Ling has one of the largest lists of desirable properties both City and county in Logansport phone 334 and 469 no s29 court Street one door West of Donaldson photograph gallery you Are trom mis Souri or not Call at 315 Pearl Street and you will be shown a splendid assortment of Fine pianos at bargain prices j c Bridge High Grade pianos lowest prices easy torn we Steinhart Fine Plano polish soc a bottle 024 Haco Stroa All that is new in furniture the largest assortment to select from Price and Quality right Cummings Viney Why dont you look Over the Beautiful line of goods we Are showing for Spring in our gents furnishing department gents dress shirts with detached cuffs to match soft finish in Percale Bedford cords Satin stripes and novelties Only mens fancy shirts Cut to at perfectly in latest fabrics Sqq gents Novelty half Hose silk embroidered mens Hack half Hose made for hard service Rex and Annex hats Light and dark shades and Black and our Stock is fresh and tip to Date we Are anxious to please you dont go Down town Coine in and give is a trial Brennan department store beside the drug store Corner 12th Aud Market its Logansport ind phone 670 a 1 of s2 50 take care of your eyes and they will take care of Yon dont risk them with Tom Dick and Harry remember we Hare fitted Over 11600 of your Frienda and neighbors with glasses and our examination is free or Arthur Baker Logansport gets her glasses this is no pipe when anybody tells you that the Blue Havana Rose is the Best smoke you can get for the its a Cigar with that Havana Aroma so satisfying to the Man who enjoys a Good no pipe dream but just some Good Cigar facts there five cents and manufactured by John Schilling when you need Money Call on us for we always have plenty of Money to loan at Low rates and easy pay ments on household goods horses and wagons and other personal property of value or on salaries Indiana loan company phone 117g Over Crawford Durdward store 5th
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