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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - December 3, 1914, Mason City, Iowa i I JPCK ABLE TO IIDERTIFY I FELIX WS GIVING XAHIES OF CONWAY ANI COLEMAN ARK IN JAIL HERE OFFICERS OBTAINED POSITIVE EVIDENCE ofTrain Saw Three v Men and Talked to Bolus on Train With Victim W Coiiwny and diaries Coles manivere the names given this f niorning by the two men nrrest ed at Hampton and brought here accused of the assault coni mitted upon Joe Garlock Mon day evening They will bo Riv en a preliminary hearing as soon as it is ascertained that Oarlock will recover from his injuries Conivay is thesandy complect ed mnn alleged to have ilone the shooting Positively identified by Joe Gar lock the farm hand who was shot beaten robbed and thrown a south bound M St freight train Monday night as the pair of tramps with whom he waa traveling who assaulted him two feilows who were arreleo by Sher iff Millet at Hampton when the train reached there are pria ineis in the county jail After Deputy Sheriff Marsh who went to Hampton for them reached the Franklin county jail and search ed them they shut up like absolutely declining to talk and even refusing to give their Not a word did either of them speak from the time they were confronted Garlock in that unfortunate mans room at Park hospital when recognition was mutual Those are the thickly murmured Garlock for whom speech is difficult because his jaw was broken in two places by a bullet Yes that fellow was on the train with admitted the sandy com ptectied one of the pair of alleged thugs who had been described in part as a light man and dark This admission was before half u dozen witnesses You shot me continued Garlock again indicating the light man and then indicating both you pushed me from the I shot you ejaculated Sandy I never had a gun In my This closed the session at the hos pital and the pair was taken to the icbunty jail where they were placed in separate cells Seen Uy lirnkeinan According to Claude Williams a brakeman on Extra freight No 82 Monday night the trio boarded an empty car at Albert Lea The brakemans testimony to a large ex tent corroborates Garlock Thoy had been about Albert Lea saloons during the afternoon Garlock spend ing the money He went into his sock to get a bill to make fur ther purchases and they saw tht hiding place of the Fifty dol lars which he had in his other SOCK the robbers knew nothing of and missed When the train stopped at SlicrC field forwater Williams passed the car and noticing there were but tivo the three men there asked the two now in Jail Where ia your big Swede friend They asserted he got off at Cameron and Williams thought nothing more of it until the officers searched the train and yards at Hampton Story Told Slieiff The pair told Sheriff Millet thoy got on the train at Chapin when they Were picked up and protested their Innocence so vehemently that they nearly got away with but railroad men pointed out that No 82 went through Chapin without stopping at a high rate of speed Therefore as Deputy Sheriff Marsh had instructed that every man who on the train between the engine and the waycar be arrested thoy were held though the Hampton au thorities had little idea they wore the pair wanted Ditched While they were being led down the yards to jail the conductor of another train that was In the yards there saw the sandy complected man throw something away but thought little of it at the time As the which Garlock lost was not found the men only having a few dollars In sliver the officers are ing careful search made for tills on the theory that he threw the bills away They believe the silver to bo that taken from Garlock as the fel lows had no money It is safd they left Albert Lea Tracing Car tracer was also sent after the car in which the trio rode the num ber of which was ascertained from its position in the train as given by members of the crew and it will be thoroughly searched both for the the money which may have been dropped in the car and not found because of the darkness nml for ho revolver with which the shooting was done Section men have also been asked to keep a close lookout for the gun aiong the right of way between Cam eron and Hampton been able to fully follow because of deflection following striking of Ilia jaw and other bones Weaker Last nigut It was thought that Garlock who had seemed to be do ing well all day yesterday was gel ting weaker so it was deemed ad visable to take his alleged assailants before him for identification as soon as they were brought in for fear he might lose consciousness before morning Garlocks Story At the hospital today Garlock told I the story of the assault He claims he first met the men in Albert Lea Saturday anil at this time they want ed him to leave with them on Sunday but he was afraid to go There were three of the men he said He suppos ed they had gone hut on Monday he met Conway the smaller of the men arrested and this man stated he had waited to go with him Garlock be lieved the other two men had gone Sunday and so he prepared to go with the little dark man on Monday Monday morning he purchased a new pair of socks which he put on in the saloon across from the M St L depot at Albert Lea At this time he placed his money in his sock but he did not think his companion saw him Evidently he was mistaken on this point The two men caught the freight that evening and when they got into the car they found the men who were supposed to have gone on Sunday in the car The fourth man was an old man who seemed more talkative than the others and he said he wanted work Garlock told him he could find work on farms around Clear bake and he got off at Manly He did not seem to be in with tne other two men any more than Gar lock was At Mason City Garlock told the men he was going to get off but they told him the police were watching the trains and would arrest him if he did He did not get off and after that the men acted ineerly toward him They would not talk but seemed to prefer to whistle and refused to answer questions he asked He then lay down against the side of the car door which was partly open resting hln head against his right hand He had rode in this position but few miles when the two sprang toward him and one hit him on the head Then they shot twice Previously one of the men had bor rowed his overshoes to keep his feet warm They then turned Garlock over on his left side and stripped his shoes off and sock down taking his money Next they pushed his feet out of the car door and he believed they were loading a gun to shoot him again But they soon pushed him out onto the ground ITad they pushed him off the train a moment sooner he would have fallen several feet far ther into a small creek As he struck the gioiuid he recovered from t1s momentary unconsciousness which seized him before he was pushed from the car He looked for a light and saw one which seemed to be far away He realized he was losing blood fast aud started for it But he came into a slough and was afraid he would faint before he got through it so he turned back and wandered for several miles he thinks before ha came to the Lookingland yard where he was found Monday night T8AL GRAVELLED IN WORTH COUNTY Worth Comity Auto Club Reports Improvement of all ttut Two Miles of Interstate Hiirlnvay Word has been received here from J M Slosson at Northwood that all but about two miles of the Interstate Trail through Worth coun ty had been graveled The gravel ing of the rest of the road will be completed within a few days About has been raised in that coun ty for work on the road bo ing given by the board of supervis ors for every raised by per sonal subscription In addition to the improving of Dr A C Echternacht City Health Officer Files Resignation With the Olty Council Today Because he felt he could not af ford to do the work required for the annually allowed by law Dr A C Echternacht city health officer resigned this morning and requested that he be relieved from the office immediately The health officer gets nothing for the work he does on quarantine cases from the public unless they are charity cases This is true even though the patient be at the deten tion hospital The city council acting as a board of health will consider the doctors resignation Monday next The wording of the resignation is as follows I hereby submit to your honor able body my resignation as health officer for the reason that under the present law the salary is not ade quate for the services necessarily re quired I would be pleased to have this take effect XRay examination of Garlock s head and ahouldern late yesterday resulted in the discovery of one of the bullets which Is lodged In his neck The ball appears to have en tered the wound on the top of lis head and passed downward but Its course the surgeons have not as yet 1K NOT HAVE TO STA3U CHECKS AS MANY THIXK The person who pays his bills t check and has been complaining over the possible necessity of affix ing a revenue stamp on each check beginning today gave a sigh of re lief upon the announcement by the press that checks were not to be tax able Bankers however are asked daily despite the publicity that has been given the democratic deficiency i measure concerning what is taxable and what is not as concerns com mercial paper A plain statement of the situation is that bank certificates of deposit checks drafts mortgages and bills of sale are not taxable Mortgage notes and interest notes or coupons are The ta on warranty deeds of which there will be a great many from now until March 1 is 50 cents on the first and 50 cents tor each additional Tills tax vvil practically do away with the 1 transfer in realty which has been so popular for so many years for the deeds will have to show practically the actual amount of the consider ation in revenue stamps Miss Margaret McLaughlin of Pan Handle City Texas is visiting for a few weeks with relatives In this city TAG DAY FUND HUE SPENT The collected in the tag day work November 25 will be spent In Mason City and Cerro Gordo county Such instruction received by CommissioneStanbery In reply to his inquiry regarding whether or not corn should be shipped from here for the Belgian relief work The Relief association congratulated Mr Stanbery and Mason City on the splendid work done here in the tag day campaign FrankKay been selected to be committee of buy the corn the road and its marking other to make the clash on hand buy the guide boards have been put up In prominent places These signs are three feet long and nine inches wide pointed at one end and are marked with Mason CityDes Albert LeaSt Northwood St Paul and the like WILD ROSE TEAM FIFTH Lost Team to Howl llolls Into First Place at Midwestern Tournament By a strange freak of fate Nebget these letts Wild Rose bowling team was On beh greatest possible number of bushels The Letter Mr Stanbery received the fol lowing letter today Your letter of the 28th to Hon W C Brown was sent to me for reply I suggest that you purchase a car load of shelled corn to be shipped over the Chicago Great Western rail way and write us for shipping in structions as soon aa you have it pushed into fifth place at thf mid western tournament at Sioux City the last team to bowl arriving at the alleys the record score of the meeting This team the Alpen Bram of St Louis wreck ed a total of pins Before their appearance they were not re gardoa RS having a chance in the moneys and the results of the meet ing were announced without taking the St Louisiana into consideration They then upset the calculations of the wise ones by overturning more pins than had the OLearys of Chi cago who had been conceded first money The remarkable showing of the St five caused the Wild team to drop to fifth place and they were awarded fifth money C C Whitney and Fred of Mason City bowled with the Hose team The other members were Marshalltown men To Iowa Meet Charles Crane of Clear Luke and H H Shepartl of this city were among those who left this morning for Ames to attend the Greater Iowa meeting to be held there today of Patriarchs Makes Ar raiigments for Improving Perniii iieiit Camp Site at Clear Lake Four members of the commituu of five who have been appointed to take care of the Patriarchs Militant camp ground at Clear Lake were in Mason City yesterday They spent Monday and part of yesterday at the grounds making arrangements to have them in shape by next spring the members of the committee whj were here were C H Barr of ties Monies O H Sweneey ofWaterloo H C Chapin of Union and J C Milner of Belle Plaine E W Cut ting of Decorah the other member of the committee was unable to here at this time The committee arranged to have the underbrush cleared from land at once and then tho ground will be burned off After this t i planned to plow the land before the ground freezes In this way the committee expect to have tho ground In good shape by next spring The low part of the land which will be used for a drill ground at the time will in the summer Lots the drin 80 heor the order and they will probably be occupied during a large part of t welIT fna ground well as at the time of the encarnpment WOMAN ON rim What She GivesTo a Nation Shall we say that women rnnfin me only the bandages the nursi cheenng and comforting the wound ed No T hnv No They contribute What sort the and in is eti a spiralion can a woman be who s en feebled and brokendown bv diseases and weaknesses peculiar to her or an efficient wife mother nervous women The mighty restorative power of Dr Pierces Favorite Prescription speedily causes all womanly troubles to the organs to properly perform their natural func tions corrects displacements over comes irregularities removes pain and misery at certain times and brings back health auo strength to irritable and exhausted It is a wonderful prescription pre pared only from natures roots and herbs with no alcohol to falsely stimulate and no narcotics to wreck the nerves it banishes pain head ache sensation worry and sleeplessness surely and without loss of time Why should any women continue to worry to lead a miserable exist ence when certain help ia at hniid What Dr Plorces Favorite Pre scription has done for thousands it will do for you Its not a secret remedy for Its ingredients are print ed on wrapper Get it this very day at any medicine dealers In either liquid or tablet form In the mean time address Doctor Pierce Invalids Hotel Buffalo N and simply write Dear Doctor Please send mo without charge further and you will receive tho advice ofa Physician Specialists absolutely free 13 fi page book on womens diseases sent free ialf of the Belgian Relief Association ot Iowa we congratulate you upon the splendid results you had on Day It is our sincere purposeto have the money invested in shelled corn right in the commun ities where it is donated This is RECEIPTS SWAMP LIVE STOCK MARKET WOMEN OP THE WEEK Supply Is Far Too Large for Needs and Trade IB Badly Hog Prices Take Tumble Chicago Dec live stock of all kinds arrived Tuesday than was expected and more than was generally needed Buyers were again severely bearish and remained as in different as they possibly could Cat tle in the free section that is the tine sold with some activity where the Quality was suitable but those on the other side of the fence where there was no outside competition sold with the greatest difficulty Prices were generally cents lower though a few steers sold steady Tuesday is a light day as arule and with offered buyers really had no competition A few fairly good steers sold at with the bulk of the common and mediumat cows and heifers were also lower and at no time recently have the stock been so hard to Common to pretty good cows sold at with the fat cows at Bulls ranged from with the bolognas at Veal calves went at Hog Mart Is Swamped A run of hogs fairly swamp ed the market Shippers to eastern points developed no competition for the local packers and the market was badly demoralized Packers took off not practical at every place but it isi23 cents at the start and late in the mrely practical in Mason City The corn need not be all of one should bo shelled for export which your grain men in Mason City wil thoroughly understand If any money is left over remit direct to Hon W C Brown state treasurer of this association and if possible it will be used to buy corn in Cerro Gordo county Very truly yours D s Chamberlain Chairman Executive day conditions were still worse About hogs would have been enough under the circumstances to fill the limited requirements of the demand Most of the good hogs sold at with the lighter class at Prices are at the low est point of the year Special to The GlobeUazette Chicago Dec many de lays and much litigation Chicagos most exclusive club Tlie Gasiuo will open next Saturday with a dausant Mra Joseph G Coleman is president of the governing board The Chicago Women3 club of which Mra Harlan Ward is president has opened an emergency bureau and is doing noble work securing posi tions for thousands women who are out of work Miss Anna A Gordon of Evanston recently elected National Presi W C T U There are 529 women physicians lu Chicago Cincinnati Dec 2 Ohio Daughters of the Revolution voted unanimously to ban an military styles for womens dress even to braids and brass buttons Miss Lucy Stone aged CO is a freshman at the State University of Ohio She Is taking a course in jour nalism Cincinnati has a womens press club 28 yoars old Last week the or ganization sent greetings to the Bos ton club which was celebrating its 29th anniversary Washington Dec years in the service of Uncle Sam in MEET TO TALK Or ssn r In 1 81 Li SPECIAL MKKTINC OF UNION CALL10D TO DISCUSS WAR QUKUT10N9 WOULD MAKE WKSTIiRW WAThuS NEUTUAIj ZONHE Diplomats Will Arrive at Concord ot and Hoth Americas Will Speak One Voico in Future Special to The GlolJeGazetto MOOSE OIHKKS GATH1CR Union Official Testifies in lie Arhi trutlnii Case Involving Western Psisent Method Chicago Deo spokes man for engineers and tire men asserted their belief yesterday that safetyfirst campaigns had been carried too far when tlilives of firemen and engineers were imper iled by surprise tests They denounced the tests intesti mony given befo s the board of arbi tration now conducting a hearing at the federal building between ninety eight western ivnd their employes Albert Phillips vice president of the Brotherhood of Firemen and En ginemen asked the board of arbitra tion now conducting a hearing at Jie federal building in hope of set tling the controversy between nine tyeight western railroads and their employes Albert Phillips vice president of the Brotherhood of Firemen and En Kinemen asked the board to abolish all tests the men call dangerous There are said Mr Phillips where a line of freight cars placed on a siding which con nects with the main line the rear car showing red lights or the danger signal for no other purpose than to give the crew of the approaching lo comotive a surprise test Attacks Present Method The crew is first shown a white light which tells them the tracks are clear then directly in front is seen this freight train with the dan ger signals flashing We hold that no such tests are necessary We believe that safety first should apply Such a tost how ever coming with startling unexpect edness may possibly cause both en gineer and fireman to jump from the Vice President Park of the Illin ois Central suggested to the bovml that tests are generally made to show that the engine crew is ready for any emergency no matter how serious air Phillips replied that the on ginemon objected only to the heartbreaking variety lie said further evidence along this line would be presented Walter Moore a clerk in the grand lodge office of the firemens order explained the sixteen articles in which requests are made for changes or uniformity in firemens wago schedules Meal Time Scanty Among other points ho asserted that of the ninetyeight roads only fiftyeight provide time for meal hours generally after G hours work Mr Moore added that no roads have met with the suggestion of the firemen that there be two firemen for the heavier mountain engines in freight service IlKISK OPKXrVG IV KEN TUCKY TOOAJMJO MAUKEC Special to The G lobeGazette Lexington Dec prices and active demands for Burley loaf were the feature of the opening yesterday of the Lexington tobacco market The bidding was well above the average and local warehouse men predict a record business for the local tobacco men THE OREGON HEADY FOR CANAL IIONOIW Special to The GlobeGazette Seattle Dec fa mous old battleship Oregon which will lead the naval parade through the Panama Canal was again put In commission today atter being repair ed at the Puget Sound Navy Yord Chicago Dec problem of how to keep the Moose alive is oc cupying the minds of the leaders of the Progressive party who are hrre today for the national executive committee meeting How to keep iu the right in view of the collapse of the party at the recent elections will be the main question to be do cidecl The conclave of the leaders has not brought to Chicago the usu al number of enthusiasts OFFICE IS FLOODED one department is the record of Mrs Margaret Ash of the Bureau of En graving ana Printing Unique and practical is the mem orial planned for the late Mrs Wood row Wilson The leaders of the off cial set under the guidance of Mrs Archibald Hopkins plan to build a block of model houses which will cost as a memorial to Mrs Wil sons endeavor to Improve the capi tals slums Madamo Luis Corea American wifo of the former Nicaraguiin Minister to the United States has taken up a course in law at the George Washing ton University Macou W W Monk is the best farmer in Georgia She recently won the prize for her display at the Georgia tair in Ma Washiuton Dec tor creatinc a neutral zone In the waters of the western hemisphere and con serving the rights of neutrals will be laid by the United States before the Thousands if Orders for Wav Tux Stamps Itcceivud Tuesday Atorii iiiKLnjilile to Supply Demand Dubuque Dec offices or the internal revenue collector are flooded with stamp orders and force of the offices have been trip led In an effort to handle the work but without success Tuesday morn ings mail consisted of hundreds of letters from dealers throughout the state ordering the new war stamps and thousands of dollars have been received for them The orders for the stamps are ar riving in such numbers that the de partment is unable to handle them at once The mail Tuesday morn mg was so largo that although a clerk was at work opening it it was impossible to attend to all ol it Tuesday The thousands of orders which have been received will re ceive the attention of the depart ment as soon as possible The stamps are here for the supply the number of orders makes it Im possible to send them out at once The presumption is that the per sons who are subject to the taxes and have made orders for stamps will keep an account ot their sales from this time on and when the stamps are receivexl place them on the oous in this the tax payers will not ho hindered in their business and the internal revenue department will send out the stamps as soon as possible Prac tically all of the flela deputies oi the state jiave been called to theof fice to assist in the work and the of fice force arc worlnng extra homi in an attempt to place the work up to date German Statement Special to The GlobeGazette Berlin Dec Tiio German offi cial statement issticd this afternoon claims the capture of a strons French position in the Argonne Forest by Kmperor Williams own The text of the communication fol 1 o ws In the western theatre of war the enemy made insignificant advances winch were cheukod In the Forest of Argonne a strong point of support of t 10 enrmy was taken the Wurt tcmliergInfantry Regiment No 120 His Majesty the Kaisers own regi ment OH this occasion two officers and abcjut three hundred of the ene mys troops were made prisoners There is no news from Eastern I russia In Northern Poland battles are taking their normal course fn Southern the enemys attacks were repulsed The report circulated in the foreign press that the prisoners taken by U3 at Kutno are included in the 0 000 Russian prisoners reported by us nre viously is untrue In the battles of Wlnoclawek MHno Lodx and Lowlcz the eastern army has taken between the eleventh of ovcmber and the first of Decem ber over Russian prisoners IOWA MAN MUUDKiin WfPF Miarlos Parks of lUmidmnin Shoots tind Kills Woman Logan Dec Rock has been notified that Charles Parks living east of Mondamin shot and killed his wife Jennie Parks The cause of the murder Is unknown hero at present time Louisvile Dec woman o Kentucky farfamed for their beauty nave added new laurels more lasting uid beneficial to their lory They nave entered on the Forward Ken Lucky movement with o zest and fully iroo of the leading women of the state are imbued with a single ness of purpose to blot out illiteracy and the resultant stagnation which affects the rural regions of the state They have raised a fund of by untiring zeal and will place within reach of nil who have not had the ad vantages of education the needed op portunity These clearminded wom en with Mrs Gilmer S Adams at their head are establishing in Ken tucky a standard along educationul linos which will make citizens Miss Lena Kentuckys first policewoman is now on duty at Som erset Her uniform is a tailormade blue trimmed with white Her principal duties are of a charitable nature visiting the poor and sick Pittsburgh Dec the first time in the history of the Protestant Episcopal church women have been chosen to an important board by tiie Synod of the Third Province in ses sion here Two women one liishop presbyters and four laymen will here after make up the Provincial Board of Social Service St Louis Dec Mclva B Wilson a sculptor has been for lour years working on the new St Louis Catholic cathedral She recently com pleted porcelain panels which are the largest in the world Topeka Dec tlie first time in fiftytwo years the Kansas Teach ers Association has elected a woman as president The new incumbent is Miss Lillian Scott head of the de partment of education at Baker Uni versity Milwaukee Dec 2 Wom an is by far the more rational of thft two declared Prof 13d ward A Ross of tho University of Wiscon sin Take the mans instinct for gambling A youth will work hard tor a months wages und in nil hour lose it all The womans instinct Is for JUV11U I50ATS TIK UP governing board of the PanAmeri can Union which consists dlplp niatic representatives of twentyono American republics The governing board will moet Tuesday Secretary Bryan said that all suggestions which have beep made will be discussed Argentine Chile Peru Uruguay and Ecuador are among the coun tries which formally communicated plans for the restoration shipping in this hemisphere through mora vigorous assertion ot neutral rights The conference will take forni In the exchange of views by diplomatists and also will include such questions as wireless aud coaling which al ready have made controversies with European belligerents The general purpose of the meeting is to reaolx a concord of views on neutrality ques tions so that the twentyone Ameri can republics will speak as with one voice to European belMgcrent pow ers whenever new questions arise KlUAL CIIHDITS M101GTING Washington Dec Fletcher of Florida chairman of United States Rural Credit comnnsr sion liis called an important meet ing of that body for tomorrow TlKj committee will try to adjust the dif ferences in the various rural credit bills before congress Senator Fletcher has been in consultation with Secretary of the Treasury Mc Adoo and it is believed the measure to be advocated by the committea will accord with the administrations views PRIMARY DAY AT SUFFRAGE BOHOOTj Special to The GlobeGazette New York oDc was Primary Day at the suffrage school conducted by the Equal Franchise League and the young lady students are selecting their nominees for the election which they will hold on Dec 15 Arriving in Washing ton Awaiting Convening of Con on Monday Noxti Special to The GlobeGazette Washington Dec of congress are gathering In Washing ton for the short session whicli opens next Monday aud will clone March l Members of the approp riation committees already are in session granting hearings to cabi net officers on the supply appropri ation bills which will be passed dur ing the term While no authoritative statement has been made it is understood the president will press for action npon the remaining of the ad ministration program These in Kansns City Dec 2 The elude the Philippine independence Missouri river fleet went into winter quarters today snd for tho first time in tho history of the fleet the boats are in excellent shape after a hard season River improvement and experience in handling tho boats have made I ho wear and tear less Tho river is cleaner than over liofore and the boatmen have been drilled more perfectly Atlomolcd Robbery Coming of a call boy Irvin Flynn tosummon Amos L Moore Milwau kee engineer living at Yorktown street to his work frustrated the attempt of a burglar to enter that railway mans house The telephone wires had been cut which account ed for Flynn having to make trip to the house This was about oclock Tuesday morning Tho wouldbe robber was standing on a box trying to et the storrn window off The same call boy saw a man of about the same ap pearance as this one trying to get into a cellar window at Moores t week ago tonight CONVICT IIMTVUX KA1 Man Convicted of Alidiirling Margaret Ldkkii lllcn in Prison Centervillo Dec funeral of Milton lleavlin who died at Ana mosa yesterday was held here today lie was sentenced to tho reformatory from DCS Moines for abducting Mar garet Lukka from tho state fair grounds about a year ago bill the bill for the reorganization of tho merchant marine and tho conservation measures providing for the leasing of uotil and oil lands There are a number of bills more or less Importance on the cut andars of the two houses whose friends may make attempts to bring them up for action With the cer tainty of a long debate over the mil itary and naval policy o tho na tion however In addition to the routine work and the presidents program there is slight chance action on any of these matters In this list are the Burnett fm migration bill the Sea manp bill water power and dam measures a bill limiting the hours of service of railway employes n bill to a bureau of labor safety In the fie parlment o labor to compensate government employes for Injuries to regulate wages of government laborers tho suffrage constitution al a rhild labor hill aud the omnipresent liquor question PARLORS KOltilKD Kurglars Sivuro In Gold From our Offices in Muscatiitc Muscatino local den tal parlors were burglarized last night in gold being taken aa well as a small amount of cash The thieves who have been operating in Rock Island and Davenport are be lieved to have perpetrated the crime of which no clues have been securd Two other offices wore also entered but little removed ;