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Marion Star, The (Newspaper) - December 6, 1890, Marion, Ohio HAVE you Aod Is It Among the Kinds Here Described? j nl.i. TKKM WITU W1IIK MEASINO. Kirby C'uulJ Taiile While Ethel WM llumrn 1 Lwi tu fuiumll Suicide. (Copyright by American from J "Lend me urges a chance have the language in the refusal cried the British w...iuiii nith a asjn.nst tl. well to do nouncwl that 'f her m.-l (.1 ar; lii.t. do didn't my wiw a preti., 11 of her I .t of mernl-T- h a whil- t" live earn her MAf.V prirateoat Balaklava. Then they added, "Ain't he the A swindler of plausible bearinK a whole community and Rets away while his victims are still sounding his praises. He. too, "has nerve." Jiirchall was spoken of an "nervy" be- he to the gallows without flinching, and a calmly planned suicide is often alluded to in the same manner. The term "nerve" thus being seemingly applicable to nil the wide range of human or actions cited above, a definition therefor would appear in order differing slightly from the one adopted by the dic- tionary makers. Let some Ingenious scholar set his brain to it, and to help him along here are rfven the stories of four women who have exhib- ited contrasting of the quality. Mary Kirby, a buxom maiden of 20. 'Hooks after things" at her father's hotel In Tacoma. Late one evening recently five young men applied at the house for lodg- ings and were accommodated. The next morning Mary was busy at her washing when she noticed these guests making queer excursions about the halls. She took her hands from the suds and followed one of them. lie. was found in TI.H scheme well m-kness several lost her aud tor.k her ti. Ik-r f.n umstuii. "i itrnv htraiteie-l. but would m.t retrace her hteps. Her in- m-r..-. obstinacy, or one may i nil but oncUimax to fail- ure, II, .1 was hiilcide Mie took poi-mi and died. Fiiend.1 couM riot aid her in life, but a corpsn Ih.-y her a ami farew.-li "Ijfe Tli- liunp of Hie l.unn Tb'- of tl.a future. Lri'.w It, 111- i-i-st. it lcr.t ti'.ry d'Ali through our t ..tiy t thai en tri.- ejierut bluule of our M ay Ifut in i .'ir tra ii- vjr'N ll'at we '-tir i.'nrs fti.'J "iir year-! imwie mn! pl-as-int ETHEL TOWSE. the apartment of an absent lioarder. Miss Ktrby fastened him in a closet. He tried to climb from a window. His captor heard him. flung open tho door and caught him by the coat tails just as he hail cleared the MWh. Bracing her t-et the wall and exarti ng all her siren nth sho hung on to her prose, who was dangling on the oiit- mide of the house with hU hands, head and feet in a cluster. Miss Kirby yelled, tho burglar cursed, his companions fled, and an officer of tho law soon relieved tho plucky girl of her job. All Tacoma says Mary nerve." Ethel Townc. recently brought to grief tor paining checks by tho authori- ties ol Terro llauto, lud is ft pretty and untruthful younf: woman, who in the past five has muiiht to liesiiili! more newspaper men than any contemporary fraud, male or fvnvile. At a reasonable distADcc from New York she was wont to visit editorial rooms and inform the ad- miring occupants that she was "Nelly Illy" or or 'Tl.irit Uclle." After some persuasion she rnuM cener- be induced to "dash off a little article." When paid for this it was her habit to in- duce her new friends to guarantee or cash a bit of bank paper for nor. Soon after- ward it would lie found that the draft and the manuscript alike were worthless. In Chicago Misa Towne played the role of n married woman in addition to her original one. Her "hubby" was an artist MIS. ANNIE K. But tin.11: oh. my il-inii iJitLst ei.nie from of tlie )iarit With hulfU full "f t" reuJur Uur ila.vs uut nil jnylesa at fcwU All love but none can express i ir I'ieri-.' to Iho core "f thy heart; in ilr.-ams may luilf icuewi An-1 fainlH what art. But ilii-soiic'ilim wonM Kinj; thi'.i Ls l.rokec Th.- ipilTi-r iKii-e nml iir.- -nil. Am) thy ever Ls left for tlie futiiro to till On Hi.- is tlie Ri'rt i-ternal That a murtil mn> Its suprrmr nn.l Is kni.n n In no beinpbut tliee stranjre Tliou with hrniornn.l Kene llniws Iliul tin'" holili-it llf elu-t li iinil the ex pensc of her health, which suffered uinlc the mental strain of rit ititi The other day she visited the PL-rrepon house, in Brooklyn, and told the niauaup that she desiri'd to secure rooms for tl winter, "as hi-ih up as when the nir wns pure, she tnmbled it of the heart. She apartments on the sixth Ihxir. around tin ui alvemiv, gl.ineed out of th window mid n'liUesieil her conductor call a chnnilvrnriid. When thu girl Mrs. CoomlM wns pine. She had ended thn strunulf with ami pain bv throwing hei-elf to the pavement In-low. showed the woman mercy. The f.isr wm hanily briii-i-'l. and death n.i-t her ns she tomhed the ur> nid The bitf i m lvi'" folded the in I.i- ;inn- it to the ambulance up di .-v height from Whl.'h .-I..- fell. :ivd l.i'-iled (l.-d1 didn't she y X. WiUTK. 'Sir. Itrev n'- Itril.i.iiit 1-rmi'iii. A fiirn U de'lier of Newark. N -I ef .'III s. l.fiin' the n-li.'r "Irii-d it on. lie empi.'-.eil t> write lot of i in ill U in thi- trrnt.-.l n ,v I t >t .111 I have Iraiisu I aff.s in This ended ttii- fir-' and it w.i- the intention to have the set o tiniie: tlie f.ini.ww f.irnijiiiiii.: C.V-.N i: .in. will yon cUnos. hat im.lern -or. and so i.n a Ions en'imrration o; Koc-k and pn.-.-- hive N what i- n "oatffcy" advert i-emr l.iit Mr ii'.iproved on tin- i.le.i by rv.niiu tin- on the pap- down tosiie-e i 'i more brilliant iiiiixtmruMi than I- found iu the ca- rt er of M o ore, l-ut iatejy released from i Charles- tuwu after serving a u lor bank robbery. He was brought a New York police court byhib n .Moor--, on a hurije of "fail- Hi-. was the long n arn -ted on very evi- elli e, but ".rt K.ive Up n iiond-i and cash which had fce.n-ted o that nodetvrtives could found t, detailed the of roblK-ry and >iTcred to up confeilerate, but the utter was loo sharp reply v> his and was never i-aptured. The roblicry was a very one. They h.-id woi ki-d long Jind si.ilifully till hey Kot dupli'-alo keys and learned the oniliination of t he safe; then did. the rob- ut their toWlO in minis, besides some cash. His conn-der- ate was "Kui'ii'ii a noted cnscks- iian. atid liettiru; share im- n safe retreat and never ili.nv. .1 hear of him again. Tho case ri.mproniise-1, as they could not have eonvictid Mooreor nf ovi-r- ed even hit Klmrc of the He next1 appeared in Ji City Bs n spec-ulntnr in and t licit married Cun- liam, widow- of the once noted "Had" companion of John Morris- dey. The Moores in lavish style till le W.-LS arrested for complicity in n robbery at Uufinlo. He wts there defended liy i-asily proved an alibi, and was fcrijuhted. The roblrt-ry was that of the Merclinnts' Kxpress ear, on thu New Yoik Central, over ?1 u red. Moore was npiin arrested, but e-se.'iped couvlrlion. Almost inimrdiatrly however, he wr.s taken, i onvicted of hitrilc in Maine iitid sentetu'cd for six years, but wa.s pardoned fur In-hnvior at the end of three. Txvire more he nrresied, hut escaped conviction. His w ife meanwhile had kept a restnnnint nnd livery stable; hut of the or more which they once had, clear of the law's demands, the whole had --lipped away before his last term expired. Ho iitencei.1 for yeats for robbing tho Charlestown bank, and nxluccd it by irnod liehavior to ten. And now the.-se two forlorn en ;u ures, both hxiKinx tnuch older than their years, in a polica court to settle thu payment of a few paltry dollars per week. elorpa-e -i 1 Liui w The I'.-.II onl a Iwer th.-.s Makes It His Busin to Wreck Lives. BANKER gaiTU'g BIO oat b Specuiatvt i i i ;.t M50.000 I Tbe ujjlj wwrd used ju.-t now iu w.tb a great went eru will Andrew J. OavU was bora in i Conn., t near tlie Massachu iint, in IvJi Ti....f i. While AyOMM-.-li'i-. t" t'le ed-'e of while an ixprtw tiiJi.i.- over her :u thirty h.-ur i- n-r taiuly iu aeuuditiou to try her II.-art from Phil- was of Miarf Onkeu i ac.-ideoiy iie tjijertd a dry 5 HU Fiend limon Lliilc ttfmom llwl Jiut Fiu- must tie tbe complex Ken.satiori" of an honored business man who, n hile luy- ini; down rules of financial fidelity CD days, or while worshipint; on the Sab- but h at a popular church, freit. a spt y Andovtr house iu IV.-t.-n as a clerk, where remained heveral years, when he went xve-t 11, a small town iu Van iiurencounty, I.i. Ttere he iu and after a Ions tht-ro started with one or mule f- r Moiitaua l.'.iiatis and all tiie priva tins.- in1 ideal to fr-.tiiier Kfe in the tL xt M be reai heil Hi it tie. HI- struck 'he n at 'he time f- r hii IM of life :it :.a I an 1 A': !rew 1 xid -.Id at nm, proiit th'it 'i niun. IVr hiil.J.r ciuti" iu d-d lT" d -ner..! of these i. iv-v'.eof New.irk Ko-e -i-.i. rf T.'iV auaite! a of I'lstoIK-Is. Ill ie i'f hours to re. t fi.'vn i wive-. h of tl.. d tht- '..T.'- .in.l '.r. ef t'. e ti> tl r. sd JESsIK and she claimed be mo t important j female rnemK-r of the st.uT of a 1 i ing i Dnnng happy she st-ll aT- j tendnl to and one .-ho theao'jii.imlittifeof a wealthy th Ali-s _ Minster sl.e IM-TM. lieen rk some fourteen at 31.1 but the work 1 is far tiie c.ip.ieity of that .cut con- tnl'uiii! the mi .iris for a new one. Ti.e new is on a lot feet s.iuare, little of which i several are wives and mothers. Others sKi.r.Y nseoilaterril. The "scheme went." and ilr. Sciith. ii- the year-s passed, trrew more wealthy :ind Rendereil careless bv I'lim success he made a bad ''y'T on one of his of paper the other day. The fiersd K.iliciil it. resolved to fly, and soinK through the outer office let fall adropof Mi-pii-ion into the miud of the stock clerk. lie-tilt: Rolwson Smith fail, having been by the junior partner of ow: Ne'irly those two upright gen- tlen-.rn. an.l S'> into retire- inent. while Smirh is sent to state prison for a term. that yon can ri ach s'lrh men. Smith was a man with- out sense, and he wotild hive kept hn just Ions as he he c- il'l cover up his tracks.'' Selov a of the Hall company, a biji Cstablish- nien" at Kim- City. It seemed to do a it few wiit'.s The mcmher died with a broken heart, his wife was Uiken ill ,iud a 1'ev.ime a lunatic. Two Bachman lias a record for frauds and remarkable acquittals. In he was tried in on a chatxe of stealing iSOO from the steum- ghip tieortce wl.ilj at Port Snid. but escaped conviction aud soon reached San Franci-'.-fi tis steward 01 the British bark IJrtis- sels. The bark was burned lyinfi at street dock, an.i victed of heron fire tin I.sun- C. n. BAcnilAS. teticed to a term. He had not been long in San Ouentiu till he forced the so called '-John McCuinb which were used in a contest before the California leg he that he forced them, though he afterward ad- mitted that ho had lieen paid for making the confession. The oCieial le-ttow used to convey orders to the deputy warden of San Quentin have the address printed on them, and Bach- nian. beinjr a man of skill aud some pro- fessional exjierience, occasionally had charge of tiie- mail- He soon formed" a ring with the other mail handlers. They procured anumberof envelopes and were thus able to opeu the official mail, read and reseai it without detection. They seemed ia a t.iir way to make a profitable traffic in the secrets thus obtained when Bachman trie.1 too big a job and was rausht. William Phelps, an old man who U serving a life sentence for murder, has several bundled dollars on deposit in the warden's hands. Bachman indnced him to employ a lawyer, did the writing for him. and him with the hope of get- tins n pardon Finally Bachman forged a check upon the warden with Phelps' sig- nature and a note of approval by the proper official. The warden accepted both, and aliout to draw the check (it was nominally payable to the lawyer) when a penitentiary official who knew Bachmau's tricks railed in tiie convict Phelps and the check was proved to be a forgery. It is scarcely nece.-s.iry to add that the peculiar talents of Mr. and the peculiar method': of penitentiary management have excited some astonishment in Call fornia.__________________ The Indian acen.-y is now the "storm center" of the wild northwest, as tbe In- di.-ins there h.ive. according to accounts. A CRlTirAL Bloody Run trestle, near Cincinnati, the other day. Orik'-n, v.-ho on avenue. Av .-i ;.-il', walking on the track t.t the Cincinnati, I-tbanon and Northern inrr.n-. and to the tre-t'.e train she coul.l t u-. i-r it. She was half wny over wh> a delayed train cinie at full Tiie trestle is there twenty feet or above, the rocky bed of the creek, and Miss Onk-.n not risk a jump. .-he swisnic hej-elf over the side of the trestle and to the tim hers with a death t-rip. >non as thcy could stop the train :.iu engineer and con ductor ran back and lift.-d the lady from her perilous was almost black in the f.-ice. s: -ei.irlh exhausted, and -he could not isnvi- held on half a min ute longer. The a b-i 1 reputa tion for accident-. L-'i-t July 4 olii color? I man kTiocked oiT the trestle and bailly i-nished, and three years i there was'ae .lil-ion freight trains, theensineof one of which si iii lies in the mud below.__________________ JOHN IVETT'S TERP.iBLE DEATH Bin Ii> Pulp uy an AH i.- ex-ited over the murder of John Ivett, the wi-ultiiv of Merceti county, the dcvel opir.ents wliic'i p.jhit to tiie x'.uii of his wife's family. li is a very singular and altogether vti-y horrible case. Tiie corpse was found in the morning at the iloor o the dwelling. head crushed to a pulp by the bluws of a hammer, and ap pcaninees indR-iitiil that the murderer ha' come and on horseback. By a sort of common impuls? the citt lens of that vicinity turned to the man's brothers-in-law with a Ik-rcc d maud for tlieir testimony These ar Jake and August Olsen. and the neighbor almost to a -'an declared that .lane Oisen their moth was the instigator. Mr Ivett was nearly "0 years old and his wif Sophie was Irit 00. yet his chances for lif had lately seemed as good as hers, for had been'for sonu- time in poor health an kind i.l u headache, will prevent Iiead- CKiis-d t'V over nr Irink Ht 1'rici- 25 eeliis. For Hie bj ill Life. "I see Iris nvide a bij; hanl out tve-t. Kt- a traes of land, di- vid'il it in: sold them off at a "liiit when- -li.l he L-et mauey to start -IK- v.-.rktd hi- vay out there as a por- ter in a I'liliman York Sun. A Ailjimct. t Straw 1 want to :-i" a ticket to Saw Fruii'-i.-'eo with over ;-t St. Louis. Ticket Don't you v.-ant a ticket for the other fellow, fellow? Ticket Ajj'ut Your guardian. Any man who wnius a .-toj> over at rit. Louis must have a I't'.ck. Aid Woman. I hear your club had a mwtinji l.--.-t Mi- Weekly. iln-Sontlimi V is firov -ir.s in favor ihn niriiont .-oi.'li is. hinMy reconi- by j.ii1. sieimis. V.'e conf icier it in to fenow they must i.a-.-, tlircimh the ordeal ot chiidbinii. Wiite Co Atlanta. for hy 11- Cn. ______ ________ Mark All liis Tribe. "What S iho iKime of the other vr.srahond who vro.- v.-ith jiskeil the magistrate. liiv i." a nume ..r he won't I'hiladelphia Tit.i. ________ A S'u'j- t.! j javiKBT'n AGENCY. "refuseci tl eir stwpicioua pro- ceeiiins: in or Indian. The Chey ennes are the principal Indians there; but one of tbe few bad results of increased knowledge is th-it Sioux, Cheycnnes and even the Rlaekfeet and other tribes farther are to act in concert- The agency is uncommonly well located and e.isily from the railroad. The fsrt the did not appear on day" was taken by tbe evi'ifn-re that they had "gone hosiile." and the isolated settlers of that region Pierre on tbe run. the j hou-c-i to tiie bnt tbe grov- id.-nily rreparinp for a fightv and then- are still Indians enough in Da- adjacent sections to get up a big MR jtns. {Tsken when the Cui-mer wait CT anil the latter 1 tuent at the time of the murder If sh died first the estate of course went finall to his heirs; 'jut if be died half of at least to her, and he was worth half a million. The motive then was evident. The neighbors remembered many other things. The mother has always ruled with j a rod of iron, her children obeying her as I implicitly a" when they were in short j clothes The daughter n." all are r street- Toronto. j AK'iit ea-T.rn the with an o: 1 mu-ket. aud tinally ap- ile.i.i senior meniber and 1 p'.in! a p jli'f-i h to the nipple. The sr.-l it to st-.r up W.T t -h.irp stick ot gi-n loi! tl sr.; at onoe went will wed as was i i'.'. r. to what! .iny or.e. The shock, removed. j l.e and the m. re i... t.i'.d the less hi-wever. s d.iwn. and when The T'in? rf Jirs. uv.f :i llkc-1 it. Ill the :'.s-, f ,-ne ever.in6> pivi.eil r.p tie-id. Or I.yn.1. was-um- I ne! I; l'iy The he allowed till ar.d death to have I Xew York K.l, ar.d takeri from au niorning to expliin. was granted j froia nervous shock. No inqnnt -irc-.iiar puliiished some him. and be explained by g.MDg home and j WR.S htld. ago I Sarsaparilla -iif, rji IOO Doses One Dollar I NEWSPAPER! ;