Read an issue on 13 Aug 1921 in Mitchell, South Dakota and find what was happening, who was there, and other important and exciting news from the times. You can also check out other issues in The Mitchell Evening Republican.
We use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology to make the text on a newspaper image searchable. Below is the OCR data for 13 Aug 1921 Mitchell Evening Republican in Mitchell, South Dakota. Because of the nature of the OCR technology, sometimes the language can appear to be nonsensical. The best way to see what’s on the page is to view the newspaper page.
Mitchell Evening Republican (Newspaper) - August 13, 1921, Mitchell, South Dakota
to Page vol Xxxvii Mitchell s. D. Saturday August 13, 1921 City edition number 244 see second body wierd priest murder stench of decaying Corpse is Clew to Frisco officers Beach Hunt of course our neighbor wont mind our borrowing a few things for our party dynamite slaying veil my Tomiz or i lha St i Mork i Stu i Al nov i Fly Wawior tinted i Rex leaded san Francisco Cal., aug. a Constable s. A. Lindini of Colma. Bis return to san Francisco Early today from Saida Leach the a hic Ocean South of Here Anontine. <1 his belief that another body is buried the immediate Vicinity of when the remains of father Patrick e Loeslin. Murdered Catholic priest a re exhumed last wednesday Nii or this with the unearthing of f orthere Tidence against William a. High lower held connect Ion with the death of father Loeslin were the out standing developments looking to the solution of the mystery. A a unstable finding said that late is night he and others dug tile it. And near the priests grave but were forced to abandon the search because of a coming fog. He stated the s. Nob would he continued today when the. Fog lifted. A Strong so a a probably that of a Decon ipos i a g body Rose from a spot where the digging was carried . Landini de lured. Find suspicious of ides the new evidence against High War is the form of tent pegs g v rope cinch blocks and other articles dug up the Sand around the grave of father Heslin. These tent accessories according to the Poi e tit a Small tent secretly removed by them from the hotel room of High lower who led the authorities to the priest body for the announced intention of Muring the $6.f�oo Reward offered for its recovery. The to of pegs and cinch blocks were recovered from a Sand ledge directly above the priest s grave to which High sower led authorities last wednesday night. It was further Kim hied teat by the Pollee that tie tent found Leigh to work a room was full of Fine Gritty Sand Ami was conspicuously marked Large Pencil printed letter i drinks and Lorn re Oiler than those located by authorities the morning following the exhumation of father Heslink a body have been found buried at the scene it a stated. A Lien collected ail these articles Are said to form a Complete tent outfit. Find priest s i apis digging at the grave a1, o revelled additional papers and currency belonging to the priest. They included a California state Hunting License automobile License Bank receipts and a five and a ten Dollar Bdl. Home of the papers and both Bills Hail been pierced with bullets the dead it Atli Olio fathers hat also was a mind. Judice handwriting experts have made a comparison of tin lettering the tent with that of the original Park Friday night. Received by archbishop to j for weeks this summer sin Hanna demanding $6,500 Al reached its height there hav the experts stated there was from 12 to ii ears it similarity especially the night. These ears come from All a a a a and a. Lions of the i United of fish Cord found democrats May Groom Ford for the presidency Lack of outstanding party figures May Lead to his nomination Anita Iowa goes Telephone a a strike naked Man and Illy armm Dattel pres Lea wire Omaha neb., aug. 13.�? residents i of anita., ., have gone Oil a a strike tits of telephones because they failed to secure a sufficient rat reduction according to a special Dis Pup h received her Ami served aniline a i Ion t. T Saunders the company manager to remove their telephones. Is popular figure my it h i its look of m a Fiss a shut of x v a a i i. Missi Xii Atto filly Xix the National political correspondent of the Republican Washington i aug. 13.�?earring Ope or two handicaps. Henry Ford would he a serious political potentiality. His figure is always among the shadows the background of the democratic party Anil the Quality of personality which injects him into the news every few Days usually a Rob that commends him to Large group of tin Public causes him to hav a frequent place the future speculations of political managers of course not All of the recent publicity Ford is founded tile dispatches from various i represent him As having for Many a ism dolled War As intending to use these plants to furnish the Public with a Large number of commodities at Ford prue., probably represent tin Hopes of local communities which would like to be these plants Start up again 4rather than any definite action that i or. Ford has taken. Many things offered doubtless a great Many things Are being offered to or. Ford these liquidation hut there information that or. I Ford is accepting them All. Tin Only free state is offer to Erin Omri Ftp Domini xxx Statts it to i it Xii x is Rill Tisi i proposal outrage girls sixteen year old girl or left lying Street after the assault gun saves one woman Days of forced los no a it Heath War Plant that or. Ford to hav the government Shoals Ala. It is a fact to a Diatom for Ilia Tive cant not a govern men Washington knows made offer for is project at muscle at or. For i is be lat although the Initia Torti or. Ford but from official seeking to Sal i if to tempts err i \ dec Iii. Akk of suf a no t la is Akk of i official cars from All u. S. Visit Here woman socialist taken off soap Box by Auto abductors a one Twenty tax is to die min m i i. To fist it amp i i ii Nisi i s co taxi mod a to it it Foh to xxx i from i any St it Fly seventeen tourist automobile from almost As Many states of the to Nion took advantage of the conveniences offer for travellers at t ii i Mitchell tourist Camp at Hitchcock Lily per to i retard wire Omaha. Neb. Aug. 1.1�?a Street talk by mrs. Ida Crouch Haslett a socialist was interrupt cd thursday night at Shenandoah la., according to a special dispatch received Here when Thomas Murphy american legion Post commander and other former service men. Took Lier from automobile which so was up aking. So War taken for a Short t Ide into the country another motor car and returned to to hotel and liter a refund a . A \ to speak the Camp each Gay Shenandoah s mayor. Who feared a a disturbance would result. States Many of the action both sex Eric a men near them from Long distances away. Large was tak,.n the Ato it ii aal., because t v been letter Ward j a Ransom. A startling letters it Quot ten pieces the grave were said by police to be numbers of the cars carry visitors of a abusive Ami per identical to the Cord found wrapped from Eastern states travelling West to j directed at american round a Bond contrivance taken Sec the Plack Hills of South Dakota it fat pm from Hightower s room and with and the National Parks. Which he said he was experimenting. Parties of from two to rive travel one of the pieces of string had been each of the cars which visit the passed through a tubular explosive and Camp. Among those at the Camp that if the string had been be Friday night were people front would sex plod4. Michigan Bio. Illinois. Washington. A a a a Colorado. Iowa. Minnesota Nehrens a. North Dakota Indiana. And i Pennsylvania. It it Siu to till Xii Ells is also i pos soft drink x kill remarks legion Rem mgt buried jerked the Ca p a dive sea for murderers gun \ xxx v c Kew Xii toyed to Iii it shot. Ink Fri. Rifkind Egan claims big plot to ruin him a Back is broken bad runaway i St arts Dimiter million Dol i. Xii it of \ i for Sitt m is i Vitic Sii. Iii leased i Fly antedated press los Angeles Cal. Aug i 3 diving Crew at the a ques Iff Treager of los Angeles ordered to Ai this Side search xxx ire a a Navy of Sher has been morning the for the missing i Custer. S. A. Aug. 13.�?clyde Griffs a former Well known Custer boy. Died at a Hospital Edgemont As the result of injuries received a runaway. Avoiding to the report received Here Griffs was Riding the reach mean a ,. Barrel of a Shotgun the Rusty Stok of which has been turned Over to Dis Xvi Olwine her by a Santa Monica strict attorney Iwash camper near Canyon Mouth the Bell 1 Flint ii is part of la weapon used the slaying or a lid ton Kennedy broker. Kennedy was shot near his sum cottage Beverly Glen a a Iglus Inland August Miles of a the team which he was driving became frightened and ran away the reach breaking throwing Griffs a distance of about 30 feet. Lie was immediately taken to do Edgemont Hospital there it was Learned that his spine was fractured resulting Bis death a Short time later. Sioux Falls s. D. Aug. 13 a George by Egan. Publisher of the Sioux Falls National Bank. This morning entered suit to recover $250,006 damages each from John xxx. Vadden. President of the Bank the Sioux Falls National Hank. Ami George j. Danforth attorney for the Bank its proceedings against Egan. Or. Egan alleges hat attempt is being Wagon while doing Road work a to a ruin him politically and Flea Neiach Rural carriers to meet Sioux Falls aug. 16-17 Nix up Xiv \i1in itt Madrid Spain aug. Premier Antoni Maura today assumed the premiership of the new spam it Cabinet a i it replaced that of Premier ailed Salazar. Who re sign d thursday. A will f Oln Sioux Falls. S. La. Aug. 13. T. W. Dwight of Sioux Falls a member of the Federal joint commission postal service will speak at the afternoon session. August it at the annual convention of the South Dakota Rural letter carriers association. To he held Yankton starting tuesday August 16 and continuing thru out wednesday. The officers of the association arc president Charles s. Mcvey Madison l Ford Troy vice president f j. Kadlec. Scotland Secretary and j. Al Bringle Ort Ley treasurer. Jiggs sags a tile a Sioux had better advertise the Republican want ads for a few extra players need Mem the series Here next Illy x or leaded wire Washington. Dot. Aug. 13.�?-lie peal of the express tax of one cent every Twenty cents of value was decided upon today by the ways and Means committee. Til committee also voted to Levy a Flat License tax of $ a All retailers of soft drinks and fix the manufacturers tax Cereal beverages at 12 cents a gallon Iii place of present manufacturers tax of 15 per cent the Sale Price. official statement explaining administration tax revision program was issued today at the White House. A it is Felt that highly important Progress has been made Quot til statement said Redig a then a i been no Effort to relieve tile Rich of Emir share of Tho burdens hut rather to insure that no class be left Avenue of escape from these casual analysis of the proposals show that what May be described As a til Rich Many a taxes Quot will produce about $ i Koo aug of while the Balau by distributed Over the t Unity Rich and poor. A eth whole tax Reform program contemplates freeing business from what Ila it been found paralysing no exasperating restrictions encouraging to the utmost the resumption of Enterprise anti business. Repeal of the eight per cent tax the amount paid for the transportation of Oil by pipe lines also was voted by the committee. By this Actium All of the transportation taxes were eliminated. The committee also voted pose a manufacturers lax per c of the following the wholesale Price of which the amounts Given garnets and rugs $3.50 per Square Yard trunks $30 Valise travelling bags suit cases it Cetera. $15, fairs jes. Pocket books shopping and hand Lings $4 portable lighting fixtures including lamps of All kinds a lamp. Shades $1� umbrellas parasols and Sun shades $2.50 fans $1 hoist hath or lounging Robes $3. This tax would become effective immediately upon passage of the new jail the so called luxury tax these articles and wearing apparel now collected by the retailer would repealed As of next january i. Var something however Little out of the seventy millions which the government has spent a project still incomplete or Ford tim Enri m Tefft talk att of Gest Ion favourably has made a tentative offer and May go further. A Sheti a he does or not the wide publicity i Given ii la non need purpose to use i the Plant if he Kots it order to i make fertilizer for Hie Farmers at a very Low Price has made him a pub-1 hic figure the eyes of Large groups of a voters who have already been favourably impressed by his past performances the same direction of furnishing Standard commodities at Low i prices. The picture which the Public got of or. Ford last Winter As being a a Hole financially a As being about to be trapped by Wall Street As making a dramatic escape from his situation by i sheer boldness and resourcefulness was so Likely to commend him to the political sentiment of Large sections of the West that it might be suspected of most being manufactured publicity if so Many Well informed persons 111 not know the degree of truth it. The same might be said of the news which pictures or. Ford As a Railroad owner. Reducing freight rates so fast that the government machinery for registering the reductions can to keep up with him. Or. Ford As the builder arid director of Industrial plants is a sheer individual Genius. Ile does it All a one Man basis. Rower Iii personality Ile does it through the Power of his j own personality this line of this method has its obvious advantages it i has also its Deb a to. Fords personal achievements Jar cont rust with the building up of great institutions which run regardless of any one presiding Genius. the respects other than his int Nae and narrow Genius for individual management of industries Ford is a simple and wholly uneducated child. H his limitations out my his own Field that cause him Ith Rob of periodical owner to do things Fiat a absurd Wanton and. Grossly unfair. the qualities ordinarily associated with a senator of the i United states Ford is almost wholly lacking. London eng., aug. Confirmation of reports that the British government had offered Ireland a Dominion status was Given kit today when a letter was a Public at Premier Lloyd Georges official residence written by general Smuts South african Premier to Ltd Eamonn <1 x Alera gust 4, just before general Smuts left for South Africa. A til British prime minister Quot wrote general Smuts the course of his Long letter a offers a Complete Dominion status to the 26 counties. Subject to certain strategic safeguards which you Are asked to agree to voluntarily As a free Dominion it is far More than was offered Iii Transvaal and the free general Smuts the letter asserted Thor existed passe. This he said was tim both sir James Graig the l is r Premier and or. De x Alera were equally immovable the former maintaining that Lister would not consent to a change from her present status and the Republican Leader insisting that Lister come under the United Ireland Constitution. Showers cover whole state half Horr to i it it ii of a Inch Ruvo a Kim Toter Ere k Thunder showers. Lasting from 3d minutes to two hours covered practically evry portion of South Dakota yesterday afternoon and last night. The precipitation Mitchell according to tic government rain gang was .36 of Inch. Trainmen arriving the morning passenger train from the North reported that the rain was general As far North As Aberdeen. Rain fell Over the territory East of Mitchell Anil West to rapid City according to information received at the Milwaukee dispatchers office. The precipitation was not learn a hut it was reported that the showers lasted one half to one hour. Rapid City probably received the rain of any part of the state yesterday afternoon. The rain lasted for two hours according to reports. Foul criminal assaults upon two Mitchell girls Friday night committed the open Street while people s Iju to pea t silly Only a Short distance away and attempted attack by a naked Man at two o clock thursday morning have been reported to the police within the last 24 hours. The fiendish attacks last night and the suspected aet ions of a Joy rile mashers during the sum nor put extra weight to the pole warning against girls boing out alone at night. A i of the girls attacked last night Only 16 years Obi. So was treated so brutally that she is Iii at her Home today 11� r body is covered with bruises inflicted by to unknown Man who committed the crime. Lir White dress was torn and Cut a a red with mud during her futile struggle. She was left lying Iii the St reel. The girl is employed at a Mitchell confectionary store am was attacked whip the Way Home Hast first Avenue. hour earlier the evening another local girl whose Horn is year the oily limits West fourth Avenue was followed by a Man Ami attacked by him when within a Block of her Home. It has ii by naked mail the woman who was approached i by a naked Mart two nights at is employed at the Milwaukee railway i freight off ire until two o clock leg ii i morning. She was her Way Home when chafed by to naked Man hut Nile had a revolver anti was Able to protect hers of against him. A alls for the poll a re pm after both tin at to is which occurred Friday evening but the woman who is employed at the freight office diet loot Nooft Ark p Hee of is of the attempted attack her until Friday evening so they were unable to find the Man who did if. Search is flit ii through it several Block places where a relies the the girl cond Lief d for Vicinity of the were attacked of drives Auto into Power pole two escape Uve wires to Ini of five articles exceeds of Ford had come to the Senate after his fight with Newberry four Varn ago it is a guess what kind of Public figure to would Cut today. With equal ease he might have become absurd a might have reused the particular kind of stature that it has there will he another senatorial election Michigan next year Ami la cause of the Lack of outstanding presidential material the democratic party. Or. Ford always inn St tentative place the speculations of party lenders. A it copyright 1d21 to Mon eve to rebels Madrid Spain. Aug. 13.�?a credit of i34,i00.pcm pest ear for military operations Moroco has been approved by the Council of state. To a weather report William Shirner of Mitchell and a companion narrowly escaped being electrocuted Friday evening when a car which by hey were driving broke electric Light pole bringing the top of the pole and a heavy weight of wires almost Down upon them. Skinner. Who pleaded guilty police court this morning to having been drunk at the time of the Accident. Was driving the car into Mitchell East first Avenue when the Accident occurred. He lost control of the car some manner running it into a Culvert and then into the electric Light pole. The pole was broken by the free of the Impact and i Down the car. Crashed a Arm Bureau agrees Coop. Sale plan it for by Fflint cd la is Wirt Chicago. 111. Aug. 13.�?the american farm Bureau federation a i Imo booze so Fri leks Detroit. Mich. Aug. 13�?armed with rifles a detachment of 7 5 state police toil a started patrolling the Waters Iii the Vicinity of Detroit with motor boats to guard against liquor smugglers from Canada. Federation minored yesterday that the Farmers Bestock Market committee of fifteen. A appointed by president j. I. I id has agreed upon the essentials of a co operative livestock Seiling plan. It the Farmers will organise ii National livestock producers a of atom with Headquarters Chicago. The association will a governed by a National Hoard of from seven to fifth div directors who will employ a manager and set up a service organization. I a ratification meeting of All livestock producer of the nation will be held Chicago or Cher 15 and tonight and november i to consider the full a port of the committee of fifteen. A. Fike it news office Harrison. Ark., aug. 13.�?th Harrison times was fired upon by Mia unidentified persons from Tito 1 last night failed to any clues of Hie men who were responsible for the crimes it was dark it no the girls a re unable to give descriptions of their attacks leaving the authorities without clues Gnu Winch to balt their search. The 16-year-Oid girl wha was attacked while no her want Horn from work at Midnight was bar a and j bruised by brr assailant. He is ill weak today from the Shock and is badly bruised from the bestial treatment of the Man. Her Whit dress is covered with mild from the i Street where she struggled with him. Overpowers by fiend t she screamed several times before the Man finally overpowered her she said today hut each tim he choked her Tiv at her Calls for Hgt up Ware unavailing. According to the Story told by the girl she was la r Way to Lier Home i near the Northwest Corner of Hitchcock Park when she id iced the Man approaching or. She thought at first that ii was someone she knew when the Man came up and walked with her. La a took off ills boat and offered it to her As it was raining and she Hail no unit Braila. Tries i i a a it a finding that the Man was a stranger the girl became frightened and decided to attempt to get rid of him. She started to i tit it a a House about two blocks from ii r Nome telling the Man that so lived the a. then told Lier that he Zouki Sot let her go . And she started running Down tis Street to get away ii of Lowed and attacked her after which i to left ii a lying the Street. The police could not be readied the girl had gotten to her Nome and awakened her parents. Story it i naked mail til woman who is played at the freight House who was followed by the Man who is thought to have been demented first noticed him when she was the Sanborn Street Bridge Lier Way to a the South Side. According to her Story the Man Boft t she i South Dakota fair sunday cooler tonight. Official weekly forecast Washington. D. �?T., aug. 13. Weather predictions for the week we ginning monday arc Tapper Mississippi and lower sour valleys generally fair except Mobile yesterday eight bullets going Tor scattered Shower moderate tem through a plate Glass front of tilt Peature. Newspaper office. Lowed her for a time Anil the a tempted to approx ii her i Ait frightened him away we h her Rev a i ver. Ile then disappeared but when sin had gone about a Block further so heard Iii running behind h and turned to find a hat he bad Ped off lits clothe and was r to a has. Is r. Folia must the woman by that time was Home and she manage to without being harmed. The Man who followed the other Mitchell Young woman to her Home Oil West fourth Avenue last night was main Street when she turned West to go to her Home from Down town. I followed or walking the other Side of the Siree Ami going at the same Speed she did for about nine blocks sin said. ? tit r a rip a thug nearly get %
Search the Mitchell Evening Republican Today
with a Free Trial
We want people to find what they are looking for at NewspaperArchive. We are confident that we have the newspapers that will increase the value of your family history or other historical research.
With our 7-day free trial, you can view the documents you find for free.