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McKean County Miner (Newspaper) - December 08, 1904, Smethport, PennsylvaniaAunty met Harry a Backus editor official paper of the county terms il.25 Tut vol. Ali. Smethport ., thursday dec. 8, 1904. No. 48 Bradford murder mystery mrs. Anna Barrackman was mutilated victim the body found in Rouse yesterday. Lain the res Lor 7 about two autopsy revealed 11 Ori Airt Anna Bantu Kinau the Luck Uzi to Essof a Jos Ort Al no. 3 Washington Sicot fount my Homo lat to Tho discovery tubule Tho police by Tseou 5 and o lock this Morong s Tuo body icing on its kit in i Aln Rosic Nti Der con i Friou Iii the fro it parlor mortification bad Sot in Che in. Aii of Putre 36mg terribly disc lured and distorted ancient history. Nior gue autopsy was last night by Coroner -.hall. Nud James Walf car in the autopsy it was Frac tired in of Pene trotting Tho Tufa Iii. Auy of these wounds was eff iolent to the nature would indicate that the murderous assailant armed an ice pick or a we Tipon of a similar nature. Since the evening before thanksgiving Day the had not be ii seen by a neighbors and her feb Senge from View resulted in inquiries be my made concerning her. On Wedgea Day a Nuj Gubor went to police Headquarters Anft reported the matter to chief Mir my and last Ereain a second ppr and repeated tale Folt by the. Neighbors. Over the e continued absence of the woman. Chief Murray and officer Blake went to the House an d gained in trance through the Side door which was tmlo.bked-. The i Interior of the dwelling iras the place., was filled with a horrible 6clor. By groping about for several Iri Imite Corpse of mrs. Bat Rackinac was found in the front blackened face covered by a count fro Nabed. On the body was a undershirt Aud on the feet were ottes and stockings. These articles opens Titus. Edall the covering on the remains. The read woman s clothing bringing on a Chaira Earby. Were blood a Pool of which a d formed on the feb 6r- under the head and to shoulders. The Womas was known to possess a number of which Are Coroner halt has charge of the re Mains Aad an will be held to Day. There seems to no clue to the the murdered happening in Mckean county in of old taken from the flies. Diet Friday november 24, 1876, Hattie daughter of or. Normal Wright Barden Brook fa., aged. Place up sunday the Seth from the. Union. Church where a excellent discourse jut delivered by . D. If Orris of Stateline. Sunday sept 10, 1b70, or n Taj Lor and Kate Froe of or. S. D. Jere e Junjin nil of tins Lac of More Uhi cd in manage at the refi Donco of the Bride. The invited guests wore Lew and select Rel fives Ami fru us and All Amto in declaring it to Oue of Tho most Tho Ever attended the sup per and the prof use Floral or set his to work to even us to closed his he dropped to the Hupfel in Flie. Block of tied after a few casual rom Dirks the clerk that to Hud got it bargain on a big Turkey Aud As it Wafe too Large for his family be Woald sell it at a bargain. The tur key was brought Iii Aud a Deal was Mode but just As goods we re being trans be of the Turkey toll Oft its body commenced to leak sawdust we nah of court Noe red the Deal the Bird was returned to the to sorial parlor w Here it was vagal prepared Fri Market and sunday Mandy negotiated the Bird to the proprietor of. This same tavern and we hav been if i riled that if Joe. Over or Phi in to the. Grand Central for. A meal Mil sad nothing on his Bill of fare in Aii Tifone a la . Stuffing with paper sauce. with All the Luw and cry about Tai immorality of the gauge certain play of the old Acteso continue to grow m popularity lust a of receiving Adverse critics sins Froni the the management of human continually receive the leading clergy Meir throughout the country Praise a it for its heart metres and Tabean Tinl moral Story it amp Here awarded damages. Y recent decision courts he is entitled to 50th feet Cut off at ankle. Bug to ass Uultt Tho pits big in not Northern Railroad by the pit to Birg courts. Lamphire win employ Pel is a Nim on lie read. By tween Eurabee and act. On to was new York occupying two weeks tire1 will make the b b k. Popular Glass cutters Defeated a Lewis Marks team tuesday evening in the last of the series by a total of 85 pins and there fore they now stand the champions of the cutters of the Smethport Glass tory some time ago the Smethport Corres and Pitit to the grit stated. That Marks team was the champions of All the Glass workers and wanted to meet any similar team in the Mountain District this As undoubtedly a pipe dream of the correspondent for a t that time the games Etui Between these two tenants and Michaels team slightly in the Lead on total of pms Folio Wing is the score 1st old 121 126 kindly. Remembered with an elegant Flowers and a Bonnet Fuy Supply of wedding Sweet neats Iii return for which the Happy couple accept on thanks and Best wishes for not pleasant and. prosperous life journey. The e House of. J. Palmiter Eldred township by Rev. G. T. Or. Nathan a. Miller1 of Centreville y., and. Miss Mary e. Keyes of Eldred work has commenced on the new Telegraph the Western Union co. Between tits Lille and Bradford via Warren and the wire is. Now being put upon the poles of the d., a a. Railroad Between Warten and Titusville and the line will be. Finished during this month. There will then be a direct Lino Between Bradford and Pittsburg via thus vice and avar by Michaels Cranmer Malcolm j. Jjo Ore b Moore Marks j. Hays moors Johnson 114 83 156 185 194 733 121 182 108 147 1s1 143 151 673 143 187 98 146 179 143 128 j45 168 178 Tot 877 837-. -j82 492 523 ave. 125% 144 164 756 2161 122 885" 403 819 504. 144 113 .211 188 516 168 172% .646-404 778 .2126 confirmation at St. Luke s. Bishop Whitehead accompanied by the s arrived in town on saturday evening and were Tho j Heber to landless. Guests of Rev. The on sunday two admirable Sermon the subject of the Day the holy scriptures ? there was. A private in the afternoon arid a class of ten was confirmed Ian the even ing. The Bishop a so visited a saints Chapel in the and made an it was a Day Fox the Bishop but one of Delight to him As Well m the people m he greatly eur Obi to Smethport. Wood we Thoreau nov at the residence of or Solomon Barrett Esq by eve j a Charles i woofers .6f this place and miss Mora a. Keller of port Allegany. Jarry to Wilson of Muncy is now clerking for Hamm Aud town thud at Ojer moist in place of will Specht who in the drug store of a. B Armstrong. A Young Man by the name of Frank Hussey and some girls were rifling in a Handcart in Tho Bradford Pittsburg near Alton a few night ago and ran into a Tram standing on the track throwing the car and its occupants Sev eral feet from Tho track. Young hns sey had his leg broken in two places and was otherwise seriously injured. The other parties were not Seno sly Monred. Tho Handcart was going Down a Steep Grade at a High rate of Speed and it that., All were Young Henasey is a resident of Keating morning at in o clock g. A. Berry Esq and miss Kate Parker of this Village were in Arr ried at the residence of to Melvin eve John a. The now Metho dist pastor performed the ceremony and the bridal party immediately left on train for Philadelphia to witness the closing exercises of the great few of the intimate friends it or. Berry and Parker were present to witness the Bradford 1878. Eau Bradford and this place they Hiss the villain. The practice of hissing the villain in which a number of patrons of the be us. Indulge Niay be All right. A per son . His. Admission to performance has the privilege of expressing his approval or disapproval of the entertainment if he Doea it in a manner riot flagrantly annoying to the away Back in the dark Ages the Vit Iain s applause was supposed to consist of hisses arid More or less vulgar Corn ments of rpt. The gallery. Civilization has a pushed this in a great measure Pilj actor so works his Audi an express Iii. Of is almost involuntarily wrung lonely impressed people is hissing excusable. The. Practice 5s-carried to extremes in persons res Pousi ble would undoubtedly discontinue it if they knew the Legree of disgust with which they Are by the sane Oliou of the audience. By All Means Cut put the hissing our. Next attraction. An event of no Small importance is the re appearance of w e san Kevilly s Ivell. And highly Odra Matie of Fenny human hearts which will be. Shown Here for the amuse ment of Pur theatregoers on tuesday Pec. 13. Tho forthcoming presentation will be a notable one from the oof that the company playing the piece this year same in every particular that or. Nankeville will Send to Europe nex june our theatregoers will therefore have the 6ppprtnnity to gee the play production and company prior to their i Condori appearance. Making an evening Ell spent for Al see it the old adage that a Goor should marry none Fot a Good was Neve r Mpr e truly Illus rated infection than in no dramatic author has Ever v in to the stage a Inore idyllic Charr than Tom ruled son of the soil one of nature s we who has Rafleh into Tho of a is Only saved from ruin and destruction through lie prayers of a Loving Mother a Little Hildy acid the love of a sweetheart of his human hearts will is the attract Ion at te5 lyceum next tuesday Eyen no. 25, e. R. Pack and Refe std. Pokard who has been Are Vine sentence in tie for con Tuo thug a lottery in Bradford in connect Ion Tea store was1 released from ail monday morning he having served is term and paid in Ine and costs amounting to Ever since Pickard has been lodged Nail lie Lias to Eenra aking efforts Fine by plead big. Poverty old age etc., list judge Bou Well aware of the fact that Pickard had swindled the people of Bradford and Vicinity put of airy hundreds of dollars a ii Edea his to Fine paid in full and when he disco that. Mckea n county Justice had no Bat t Waselie was., not Long raising the necessary Money. It is. Not Likely that he will attempt to operate any. where his record is so Well known. The tale of a cow. Justice also tax cow be longing to a citizen who had not Paic his taxes after attaching the cow. He attached a rope to Lier horns and started . V a bar years old Well broken team. Will for or on time Scarlet fever at Crosby. Or Ostrander report s that he is treat ing three cases of Scarlet fever at Crosby every precaution is being taken to pre vent a spread of the dread disease and i is said that people in authority Hope Ful of the patients now afflicted Are in As comfortable a. Con Difton as1 could to expected and no fatal results Are Fen Rad at this writing. While Sleigh Long is with is. Don t to. Daly has _ first class line of cutters and sleighs and a few of the ten which he will sell reasonable prices aug lets of Michigan in at per set Call Thoj for tic a of Igloo mocked from the top of a Box car by the Low Bridge Between the is Jewett station Nejl Mam Street crossing. I struck partially upon the track1 and. Both meet were so badly injured that amp tation at the Ankles was necessary. The operation was at. The. Brad Ford Hospital. Upon hib recovery or. Lamphere in it i tinted proceedings against the rail Bat company for damages to Law Tell tales must be placed at a on. Either Side of Bridge. These Teu tales consist of a line of ropes suspended Over Tho trac which in win gig strike Tho person o a trainman Riding upon the top of. The Bridge he is approaching. The Olai that there were Iio Tell Talesin to neighbourhood of this Bridge does no seen. To be disputed. The Case has been courts of Over a year and has attracted much a1 Tori tips Aiu aug the All Ove the Chi injury. It is reported that the Railroad will Parry the. Case t the supreme court. F re Riibe to India. Or. I a. 1 lower of recently returned from the fair at s lib is while thare he the eci pent. Of about. In present to has. Also to remove India within a Yeity Prival physic Iii to Rajah Tipe Epa hib a Dign Ory of whose existence. Or. Elower a n until some Daj 6, when he. Was confronted with the Rajah s courier in St Louisa i Leveri years ago while at chicag the Diu g the world s Hairdo. Flower was instr mental in saving the foot of a Young foreigner who had been Frani Ped on by a Caine. The lad who appeared to be a pressed in the. Physician a Peculiar. Medal. And took in exp change the physician s card. Some weeks ago or. Flower was sent a. Copy i a Wes in which his name was mentioned. He Call at the Indian embassy at St Louis ringing with medal which. Had Jee Given Hin for service at Chicago 1ss8 by. A. Young native of India the doctor hunted no his medal and . St. Louis he advertisement Reading that Hui should be there before _ the phyfe Ciari was at once landed Rbra the new. Rajah Tipe Sahib whom it seeing was the lad a lapse foot he had saved at Chicago. Tho hoped that the american doctor would accept his poor presents ant to place her under the care of the. Con stable. time the ebb suddenly came attache Oor Spanion and trap about the streets greatly to the of his judicial dignity finally the Frisky Ani Kavwas hit jihad to the rear of a Dray and towed to a place of detention the fares in the matter were Ijo medi lately paid and the cow released Arpra custody but. To Liat does not prevent or Glea son s Many friends for pin nicking alleged factions acid humorous remark about his thrilling Dis of his while arresting a wanted. A Good tenant to work a Dairy form . One who. Understands Tak ing care of cows. Milk sent to Cream Ery. Lease to Oom Merloe March inquire of Young Smethport a do Yon need any Robes blankets or Bella to equip Joan Elf for Winter if to Call on Chailey Lemmler. He Bai a line that Yon can be rated from and the Are Alvavi lowest for High our state s slain Deer Hunters in. Seventeen counties of Jun Sylvania wednesday to gathered from he Hunting die riots by Trio Ortli amt rican. This is the largest number slain run any Jears and the result places be state in in Deer Hunting. La Tho same period 181 bears were filled Aad two Teer Linn Taufeu lost tos of this Seabou a Luehs to the Protection lat has been Givon thou by Tho Law Iii Tiff the Boason to and Rov Euting Tho Roux Imp of Thorn by dogs Othir Factor which lid Phil the Deer the fact. Were saudi Appod in the Chase by the Thicuc under Ito with which 111 Nauy i nuties has bears a re not protected by Tho Law. Ceule county leads to state in Point of the Lium Bor Pfiler killed 128 having Idle there within thirty gun Unis returning to belief onto report that Deer Hittye never Alinus it. As year. Twenty five bears fell a that county. Clinton second 125 Deer slam and thirty bears. Because of Tho amazing .-.increase. In the number of wildcats prey upon Tho Deer his season has not been As successful As last. Statistics for. The month from the Clearfield -18 Deerb. Bears other you ii tips Are 1 Bear Cameron in Niatia 8 bears Pottor 10 doer bears. Fol tori27. 8. Bears bed Ford 12 .4 bears mimn1, 6 Deer 12 bears Pike 100 Deer 25 Jefferson 12 Deer so Deer 16. Dear 4. Columbia Aud. Union hdeeraiid7bi.ars, of the two fatalities one occurred in Fulton county where Harry Kauffman of. Lancaster was killed by Tho accidental discharge of his Shotgun and to other Cloar Flold county re Willmut killed by a school. Dispatch ays 11 tie nigh v no associate to buy Urt. An a Ince War is of school tire. School have ref with a Jujj Gro Clas Bui told they must apologia to every one or be expelled the parents threaten serious this Ign if the girls Are expelled. Mary and Jea Riette Quug of. Abe Ive Althy mail of Alle. city., some Days ago were ordered of do some work in conjunction. With. Jean Hamilton the Only n euro girl in and one of the brightest. The misses Young saying we old not study in company with a negro girl Lang Bend of the Schobl said prejudice. Will not Here. The misses Young will do As i say and will Promise publicly or they most leave the come live Ai ins private Simian or Flower will go to India april Indiana. Tire s. Electric locomotive. The most powerful electric motive has completed Jeor the Nevr-. re Central 4fc Hudson River Railroad in. The shops of the Gen and the Amerl con locomotive works at Serene Coady n. Y. This. Locomotive. Isone Between thirty and fifty which will be used by the new York Central Samson River Railroad company for hauling through passenger. Trains within the its electrical zone from grand Central station through the Park venue Tun Nel to Cir ton on Thev main .-.line, .8 Dis Tahoe of of Birty for and to White Plains on the Harlem division a Dis Tance of Twenty four Miles. This willbe the Way passenger service. Which has Ever been bandied by lock motives with one of motives trains of ten or Niobe cars will be . At express Saieed of sixty to seventy Miles per the design and method of control Are such Tives Eai Ibe , and. Oper ated by a single Engineer from the. Lead ing cab so that the size of the train that under the. Control of one Engineer is practically unlimited k As the question of motive Power. I will buy All junk old rubbers old Iron. Old rope etc., paying the highest for same. Call door Addren j. Hackett Hong bait strut Smethport a. The b notice. B k r r having abandoned the line Between Ormsby. Junction and it. Jewett through passenger ser vice Between Sinet Porc. And Bradford has been Kaaa grated Tiit portion o the narrow gauge line Between it. Jewett. . Will Here after be operated by the a -r., connecting at it. Jewett p., s n r r and the b r by. The b b is to Only Road run Ning trams directly through to Bradford sunday we will have a Tram leaving Here at 8 80 a m sunday and leaving Bradford at 4 10 m All trains will arme and Dopart on schedule time and the general service will lie greatly improved a new time table will conic into effect in plays. Advertised letters. List of letters remaining in the Post office at Smethport for the week ending 1804 Raymond e car Michiael r a. Gage Parker Howard de barter Wro. To Cracken. Gerard Sabbarese. Persons calling for these letters please aay All unclaimed letters Are sent to the dead letter office two weeks f Ron Dite of advertising. 3. Postmaster. Since the discovery of Parker s Lucky curve Fountain pen it is astonishing How Many we sell for Holiday gifts. Cry one Given a written guarantee. A w Bole show Case full from Tho cheap to the finest made look at them in Mccoy s Ding store. Yon should see our will Lino Forar gout me Siker Ware Baueb a a Robt a Holmes Gill Jan my. blankets Aud Robes is in Spally Good the latest styles and the very Best Quality is to be found Navy the finest line of boys and girls Troel and Wood sleds Aad Kateb in Holmes
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