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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - May 01, 1924, Smethport, PennsylvaniaPage four the Democrat thurs., May i 1924 the Mckean Democrat Russell l1ndsley, editor and manager entered snick Hjort Posto lit e us inter. So Ethson pa., thursday May i 1924 the Tiger mourns in the death of Charles Lead i of tammany 11 All Winch occurred w sudden less at his Home in new ii an attack of lat w in american i i moved from the Woi id Jii Irti in s Inrid Iio Scriv. M. Mar Phi ii Oiin tired a hard in i climb up i a ladder. Lie was a Driver on the id horse drawn sired car in new York later was a bartender and eventually became interested in Ward politics. 1 rom the first he demonstrated Ilse Quali ties of leadership which eventually brought him to the position head of the greatest political machine in America. His Rule of n new York was almost Czar like. Despite the odium attached to the very name of tammany the fact remains that new York s City government is held up As a Model for the world. Several times the tammany branched out in his ambitions and clued governors of the slate More the men he elected have Mack governors. In Hoij Murphy came Verv near Dom maim the Baltimore democratic National convention when his candidate Champ Clark was he actual Choice of the Couveau Loii. But after repeated bal lots could not Muster the necessary two thirds vote the convention finally being stampeded for Woodrow Vilson by William Lemings Ary an s oratory. In his speech i Ryan directed a bitter tirade Al Murphy advancing to a position directly in front of the Xci York Leader and actually abusing him. Through ii All Murphy demonstrated superbly his wonderful self control lie met or. Bryan s gaze unflinchingly and with a half tolerant amused smile on his face allowed the great spell Binder to wind him self. Although i Ryan carried his Point observers maintain that Murphy emerged from the convention turmoil a stronger Man than Bryan. The new York Boss refused to give Way to angry impulse. Bryan allowed his temper to sweep him away. During his life Charles Murphy was at lacked in the Public press frequently and violently. To his detractors he never made reply. He Charl whether Ain Ercinas agreed with or. Mur Phy s political ideas or not the Man s life is one to Challenge the popular admiration. Mis Rise from poverty to affluence was typically Ameri can and his great ability honesty loyally and generosity and kindness heart were Alluri Bule which will cause his to be held in re Verance. And thai is All thai any great Man desire 1.1 be Aid if lost head for woman her Man _ then broke it Madame dusk makes final exit i i lie Deal .1 i of i 11 v i i .1 Lei i i. V m Adam i be attack of Yri pc i a i Lour. She Wacase succeeded in getting what he went after. He was of a taciturn nature newspaper men it impossible to secure interviews with him. Yet when he did speak things moved. Of All the harsh publicity or. Murphy attracted few writers found time to give him Cre Dit for his Many Virtues. Yet his death attracted As much space from the nation s press As would the passing of a King and the leading writers were Able to find Good enough in the dead chieftain to class his life As illustrious. The dead Leader was a Man who is reputed to have never broken his word which probably accounts in a Large measure for his Success in life. He was a real Benefactor and his lavish gifts to the needy made him the idol of he poor. His Home life was simple and Beautiful. Golf was his one recreation. While in would be unwise to uphold the Brand of polities or. Murphy stood for. The fact remains that with him at the Helm his politics provided new York the great Metropolis with a government which for efficiency leads the world and the Empire slate with several of its Best governors lie was a Genius Al organization and the Wisdom he displayed in building up and conducting the world s greatest political machine was reflected in the business like administrations of successful tammany candidates in the of times to which they were elected. However in less capable unscrupulous hands urea Power he wielded personally would have been a menace to Ameri can institutions. Be. Great tile Day the world a Irasie Dicu a. We. A ii i Ernhart. In cd. In raced n her recent Amer 15 year of ago. N a Railroad train her parents heir . Italian players the life of reads like a Roie from one of her play.-. She made her first appearance .Il the at inc a ire of i and from thai time her career was series of successes. in life she was married but the adventure a not a tranquil one and she parted company with her husband. A Daugh Ter born to this Union was raised in. The cloister of a Convent Anil no needed in keeping the act mat he was a from her daughter until lie a ready o emerge from her Convent studies. Ller a. with i the italian poet a racial Ion at which society would have in horror had the Prin Ripak been individual a ii de the Ink re to and Yin Pathy the populace. This Ideal love terminated when d a Mun Uroic m play based upon intimate incidents m the life of Duse. Which the great trag Dienne had confided to him. The shattered Romance caused Dux. To retire and for a time her reason was thought to have been impaired. During the War her Fortune was of and for a time she was in dire circumstances. Then came a Happy rec Oscillia Loii with and her return to the stage. The time she started on her late Lour she had in a Large measure recouped her fortunes and her triumphant Ameri can engagements had greatly enlarged the sum total. Duse will live among the immortals As an interpreter of her chosen Art. Her passing will mourned despite the fact that she lived her life just As she chose which appears to be one of the unchallenged prerogatives of Genius. She Niia tier nov Public to the contrary crowding to add to her labels of Success. A poor shop girl under Sim Ilar circumstances would probably have been ostracised and finally compelled to seek Solace Unsung by the suicide route. Liberties with the puritanical code Are restricted to Only those who Are big enough to get away with them. The Meek and the lowly shall inherit the Ter the fortunate get through with it. Italian w. I a i r i i i i i i -11 a i i 1 i a. A it if him i a i is is.-ni3i i y. Lif Ilii am1, Lim cd. It. Vij Ujj i a the us the is mis. J j my. i i him l intr. O who an t in t i null in .Il Fri i Ili. Lif i i i s i i r. Ai Jii a. Arrest of it i i i .Il. To 11 at i a. Wilo Llu inc i Aid Liat i In up his Uriu i 1 Lri i c Sliv. The i o it Ilia we ii Huish. Hij is .h.scountp. T i the a Milf if Leif in _ jury i i j u mild Nuiko in Fri i i i if from a fico to to build am i Inlo -mr.-. I not another if in Clinin Lior son i a Cairn into or for Llie to his i Quoin into hiring us night Al in daily i. i Fri of Well at the pull certainly vat Rick i crowed it Fly years ago quit his father s Little farm Over the lire in Cattaraugus county Xci York to enter the employ of the Erie Railroad As a messenger boy. Lie had then i reached the age of ten years. Lie in came successively Telegraph operator station agent Liam dispatched Chic division dispatcher Ira Masier. Division superintendent general superintendent assistant general Mana Ger and vice president having transferred Dur ing his steady climb up the ladder from the Erie Railroad to the new York Central lines. The other Dav the Board of directors of the Xci York Central elected or. C Rowley presi Dent of that Greal system at an animal salary of s 100.000. I Ull Many people will say. Sure it was Ileal Bro Ighel or. Crowley to one of the Hig a St positions in the Railroad the .Il of i iwo Strong armm de i ii Eular the of a m he or ic1 his mid overs. Man wanted to nights not Smethport. Oar j age. Inquire at Plant. I every woman s first need is a comfortable Wash dress nothing so aids in lightning the Burden of As a Wash dress that provides bodily Comfort and free easy motion to the Good housewife As she dusts sweeps and mops. Our first consideration has therefore been to feature during this housecleaning Sale dresses that Grant to women this much wanted Comfort and still be a frock so pretty and so attractive that All women will want them. Many models to select from in Gingham per Cales and other Wash fabrics of new colors and patterns. Sizes 16 to 18 and 36 to 40 for regular figures and specially designed styles in sizes 42 to 56 for larger women. Barmon dresses i Armon dresses famous for heir fit and the features they contain arc known to women As inc prettiest dresses of their kind in America. During this Sale 1 Armon dresses Are offered in Many new models and arc priced so temptingly reasonable that Thev Are values every woman will quickly realize and take advantage of. Si.25 summer floor coverings Cong oleum Gold Ideal floor cover ing for bed rooms dining rooms and Kitchen 6 feel wide at fun so. Cd. Cong oleum rugs All Sixes 3x3, 3x6, 6x9, 7 6 x 9, 9x9. And 9x12. Good assortment of patterns to choose from. Lace Quaker lace fringed and ruffled curtain. To curtain materials and draperies Cisch cur Tain Stair carpets and Stair treads a minis Ter. Velvet and tapestry rugs. Special extra heavy rag rugs. Special the Fry company main Street Smethport and mrs. A .7, John Toji and j son Tel incl motored to Shing la Louse j Anil Oleun sin Nln. The greatest value in a Copper tub electric Washer of its size style Abc oscillator Keystone Power corporation Smethport Penna. Bufi w if Sofii we l Fri Tai in in in 1 ski announcement we have been appointed the Exida service station for this locality in addition to Sel in the right Battery for your car our service skilful repair work on every riot inc of Ovi can rely on responsible a evict and reasonable Price Here. V i look Forward to a Call from you. Smethport garage co. Main St. Smethport a

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