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Semi-Weekly Statesman (Newspaper) - June 14, 1887, Marshall, Michigan Sem weekly june the statesman circulation is larger than that of any other Piper published in Calhoun and its City list quadruples that of any Conte Marshall the Boot and shoe beats the world on Call and Forest City Bird and Cage there could be no More forcible illustration of the cosmopolitan character which the oily of is fast assuming than the existence of such an establishment As the Bird store of h 348 Superior which is one of the Best quipped places of its kind in the United Wilson has just issued n very Complete catalogue of pet fishing which will be sent to any address on application if this paper is men to those visiting Cleveland a very pleasant hour can be passed among the feathered and Wilson Erends a cordial invitation to All to visit it state Street is the place to buy boots and Duff the greatest Medicine of the kellog8 Columbia Oil is a powerful Rem which can be taken internally As Well As externally by the tenderest it cures almost is acting directly of on the nervous causing a sudden buoyancy of the in the wonder Ful effects of this most wonderful remedy can not be explained in written a single dose inhaled and taken according to directions will convince anyone that it is All that is claimed for warranted to cure the following diseases rheumatism or kid Ney disease in any tooth flesh spinal of cramping cholera bronchial and All aches and pains external or full directions with each kor Sale by for Nobby styles and Low prices the Boot and shoe will satisfy Call on Duffield at his new 7 state Kelloggs columbian Oil is a thorough remedy of kidney complaints and Beubia and on acute aches und pains its cures Are almost 2trcjune we caution All against the unprecedented Success and Merit of Deijs Cream Balm a real cure for Bay fever and cold in the head has induced Many adventurers to place Catarrh medicines bearing some resemblance in style or name Upen the in order to Trade non the reputation of Elys Cream dont be buy Only Elys Cream Many in your immediate locality will testify in highest commendation of a particle is applied into each nostril no pain agreeable to Price 50 2tlojune notice to owners of although sufficient notice Haj been liven there Are Atill Many dogs tunning at urge without and after this Date every dog found without a Murtle is provided by the City charter will be promptly the Law will be strictly enforced and no further warning will be join june Bug finish is sold Only at san Ders stuarts paint and Glass combination Sale of Pine bred trotting Stock at the Wagner Stock july 26 and i announce to the Public that i have made Complete arrangements for a great combination Bale of High bred trotting Choice and Fine Carriage to take place on tuesday and july 26 and which is the week following the great Detroit i Snail place in the Sale a number of my own choicest Brood and and will also receive consignments for the Sale from other persons owning Well bred the ado jul be Well attended and will be conducted fairly and honorable in the interest of both seller and a first class auctioneer from Kentucky will con act the All persons desirous of making consignments to this great Sale must do so on or before june m All entries will positively close on that Weso that catalogues May be promptly wanted and thoroughly circulated in ample it is my to make this Sale a great and it certainly will be provided a Bunici ent number of horses Are placed in toe Sale to stake it an inducement for Pur from abroad to attend it Michigan has become a Ewt horse pro local Illner of Joy at Morey the Man of operations of hone burglary last blown out by the Cross local Douglas Joy dangerously yesterday morning the Many for Lead of Douglas Joy were shocked to learn that he was seriously ill at the first information was by Telegram from formerly of this and stated that Douglas Lay dangerously ill at the Home of Ayers in that particulars were immediately telegraphed for by the Ati uus family and after dinner a reply came from Ayers co Teying the information that the patients condition was very alarm ing add some of the family should come and Joy accompanied by their son Clarence left for Omaha yesterday afternoon on the fast train at this morning a letter was received bearing Date of Friday stating that Douglas was afflicted with inflammation of the Joy is much respected and universally liked in this Community which has always been his Home and further hews is waited for amid feverish anxiety by scores of Well wishers in horse saturday evening Radford drove to the City and hitched his horse on Jefferson just East of Cronin and about one hour later when he returned to where he had hitched the conveyance intend ing to drive the Rig was thorough search was at once instituted by office Prentice and and Wax kept up until late in the but to no sunday morning while at the jail Giying a description of the missing Rig Radford Learned that a horse answering the the description of his own had sometime Dur ing saturday night been hitched to a Post in front of Esterlyn residence and invest gallon proved that it was his the horse was much fatigued and bore indications of rough sunday evening a similar theft took this time a horse and Carriage of Warren being taken from the horse Sheds of the Church during the with the assistance of some kept up a Lively search for some and finally the Masai us property was found near South Worth resilience on Green the horse being hitched to a some miscreant is either trying to avoid pay ing livery Bills or else a practical joker is at work joking in a Way that will not prove pleasant for him should his identity be Dis another and More serious Case of horse stealing occurred at Battle Creek saturday when a horse belonging to Georee Wrate which was tied on a Public thorough fare was the horse is six years dark Brown in color and will weigh about 950 she was hitched before a Buck Board fio is offered by Wrate for the return of the property and sheriff Barber offers for the arrest of the a girl of about three Oclock this morning websters servant girl was suddenly awakened from her sleep by a Bright Light shining directly in her and sitting right m bed beheld a Man in her with a lighted lamp in his it seems that be had gained Entrance by Means of a ladder and removing the window he had his hand on the door As if ready to begin his search for when he turned to be sure the girl was upon waking she demanded to know what he was there the Man replied by drawing a revolver and telling her to keep quiet or he would but she was not to be frightened so easily and replied i will you dare not shoot he then came close to her bed and pointing his revolver at her repeated his but the girl was As plucky As and raising a Pillow Between the weapon and herself she screamed As Only girls Whereat the family were and the burglar hastily retreated out the window and Down the the family have reason to be thankful for the courage displayed by the new manufacturing a Stock company consisting of Alexander and Rowley has been formed in this City for the manufacture of the Arnold Backer and Arnolds Patent is certainly one of the Best Ever conceived and As it is in valuable to Mill owners will sell hence the future prospects of the new institution becoming a very extensive one in a Short time is very the company will commence operations at convict Moray convict who was brought from Jackson last week to testify in the Case of the people was inter viewed by a Battle Creek Moon reporter Morey stated that Pageley was the cause of All this he had misrepresented the matter to them and having them in Bis Power had coaxed and threatened them into getting up the forged promising never to use them Only to Force the Clarkes Tate into a settlement of the disputed White and at soon h he had got the be informed the Clarks that the papers were forgeries hoping that they would Reward him for the inform and then tried to Lay the blame of their origin on Brown whom he did net like because they had at some time beaten him in Jalaw whereas they Yere entirely innocent knew nothing whatever of As Che facts afterwards re mid wag of Tow the one who originated the of seduction of bus which we entirely a Pat up Job for the Money they could Morey also detailed a Hal dozen other Vil a Bewes in which Parley we the and from which he had made Large sums of Money As blackmail from parties who had paid him rather than be subjected to an exposure of the alleged of which they were one of the last of these at tempts at blackmail was on the prosecuting attorney of Calhonn an honorable but who he intended to charge with accepting bribes and threaten him with expos ure if he did not help him Pugsley to get Clear of the charge of this last scheme was worked up while was sick at his but was fortunately Dis covered and Morey also stated several other instances of jobs that Pugsley had put of and worked through other and from which Parsley had made several thousand in speaking of his family affairs Morey exhibited considerable but he realized that it was All a just punishment for his he said his time would be out january but he bad Hopes that the governor would Pardon him out before that he expects to return to Battle and says he will try to live the remainder of his life As an peaceable threw up the the Standard life association of this City issued the following circular to its members saturday june owing to the class of legislation in regard to life insurance associations and the agitation caused by the Cross it has become necessary for Thia association to surrender its and close up its As the legislature of this state has made it impossible for the association to do business and carry outfits Yon therefore will not be called upon to pay any More from add after this As the association has ceased to any Money paid to any person by for and of behalf of this after the receipt of this will be at your own the Standard life it is to be regretted that the Standard has been compelled to take this As the company was a solid we believe were doing business on the Pugaley final Pugsley made himself very conspicuous by appearing in his great fit act on Board the train which propelled him his new Home at the Jackson state prison thurs and created much amusement among his fellow As he neared the prison he indulged in another Roll inside the prison Walls he took it into his head to repeat the disgusting but the prison authorities repelled him roughly and it is probable that James has appeared for the last time in the celebrated fit childrens presbyterian childrens was observed by the children of the presbyterian Church and Many of their elders in much the same Man Ner As in for mar the Church auditorium was beautifully decorated with masses of Pond lollies and Wood which surrounded the pulpit and transformed the platform into a seemingly Mossy the services of the morning were appropriate to the la the evening the sunday school entire arranged in classes with their occupied the body of the while a Large audience filled the remaining services were opened with the consider the Sung by miss followed by prayer and responsive the class recitations and music together with the baptism of Richard Fletcher Little son and daughter were appropriate and inter the exercises concluded with a snort address by the who chose for his theme the lesson of the the decorations were Yery the altar and Alcove All presented a Fine in the Center of the Rostrum stood a Cross about six feet in non which the class Floral baskets containing the offerings for the educational were the program service was Well interspersed with recitations and songs by the a paper on Christian education by Brockway was ably and the choir rendered a number of selections in Fine the us was at his beat and conducted the services in his usual Happy the collection was the largest Ever taken in this Church for the purpose above elder re Leys class went to the front As usual and carries the Banner for another giving the largest collection of any class in the watch for the the Baloon that the new York world is to Send up from does not leave that City until 2 to other reports to the the managers of the Western Cajon Telegraph stations throughout this Section have been appraised of the affair and instructed to Forward at once to the new York world any dispatch that May be dropped from the and people finding such telegrams Are requested to get them to Telegraph office at the Baloon May be expected to pans Over this state to Morrow and May go Over this keep a Sharp Lookout for the visitor and re port him at if Way is in the Wool is bridging 32 cents Homer thinks of celebrating the glorious of was in town Way spent sunday in Battle Days races Are taked of at Battle Powell is seriously ill with typhoid zetas Tillotson is visiting a Kearney Merrill is Coe fined to the House by of Spett sunday in this of Battle miss Jennie of Wai in this City of East was in the City Over Norris and Are visiting at Parsons and Way returned Home saturday miss Bertha of visited Foley Over George of Olivet was in town last Friday and Drake entertains a few lady friends at Tea tomorrow Phelps left this morning on an extended business trip for and John of Are visiting at miss Jennie of Battle is in the the guest of miss Helen of was the guest of Heydenburk Over Dibble and wife Are making a tour of the summer resorts of Northern Smiley is the guest of her of Green entertained a party of friends in a pleasant manner Friday after Mcgee and of Battle bicycled it to this City turnkey Prentice took Paul and Robert to Jackson misses Stella Raymond and Sarah Ford of Battle spent sunday with and of Are spending a few Days in the City with of after a prolonged visit in this returned Home the equipment of the Western Union Tele graph office will shortly be removed to am Lars drug Prentice left for Leroy this morning where she will spend a few Days visiting Clifford prior and another gentleman killed a Black Snake measuring Over six at Ellis Dobbins and wife Are making a tour of the when last heard from they were in the Black t Arthur of who has been visiting his Tillot left for Home Fred the lengthy and Well known passenger has severed his connection with the and of spent sunday with John of returning Home last Greene was called Friday to attend Maria Sweet who dislocated her Arm by a the patient is doing the Michigan Central company has bought the airline Road which it has been operating under a lease since the Road was the improvement of a 40 acre tract of land bordering Gignao to be used for pleas ure u prospective at Battle Mort of los who has been visiting his Mother in this City for a few left for Home yesterday one of the members of re Leys Bible class presented him with a Beautiful and tastefully arranged Basket of Flowers the Baker Villa club will a meeting tomorrow or to consider the invitation to spend the 4th of july in Patterson left for Hillsdale yesterday morning to attend a meeting of the Hillsdale College Board of trustees of which he is a Solomon who has been in the City for the purpose of being treated by returned Home to Way entertained of Elk and the vestry men of Trinity Church in a pleasing manner sat urday the ladies of the Christian society will give a social at the Church tomorrow even ice Cream will be served at 10 Yenta from eight until 10 and James of mar Are visiting friends in this i the news acknowledges a pleasant june hailing from the was last evening arrested for being disorderly on the this morning Justice Foley fined turn and he was allowed to among the pensions granted since the last Issue of the statesman to residents of Cal Oan county Are the following we notice that Hiss daughter of Frank formerly of this is a member of the graduating class of the Battle Creek High school this mrs John Nolan died at the family Resi Dence on Green Street shortly after 12 the funeral will take place from the marys Church at 9 Oclock it is probable that the Battle Creek fire de pwt not will participate la the 4th of july Celebration chief Robnert was in the City Friday Aad expressed As his and okeefe list week or Guju Lake where they win spend of copying the Okeefn okeefe accompanied will game Warden Smith is expected in Mac this week when several cases will be sorted people who have infringed upon the game four ponies and six dogs belonging to Morris Equine and canine which visited this City a few weeks were incinerated in a livery barn fire at grand rapids thursday the base of Manlius of against of this was decided this Mann sued for something Over but recovered judgement for but about Otis Rowley purchased 19 fleeces of Wool clipped from thoroughbred of a of parts of the clip will measure 14 inches in length and will average Tbs to the James the Man who pretended to have fits and who pleaded his own was sent up 10 years from Marshall for but no attempt has yet been made to improve the Calhoun county at the adjournment of court Friday even ing it was decided to proceed july 12 with Case of the Perrin the Sibley it is probable that no further adjournment of this matter will be allowed by judge Frink and Soo left for Philadel phia Friday afternoon at which Point they will visit Frink still remains in the City for the purpose of caring for his Mary when is yet quite wife of state senator Perry of this has been appointed by Luce a member of the Board of control of the Industrial school for girls at the appointment is a firs class a Telephone dispatch was received from Marshall last night announcing that a horse and Carriage had been stolen from that the police have the description of the Rig and Are looking after the Creek Otis Kingsbury has Given his sprinkling Wagon a fresh coat of Green paint and will make regular trips up Ani Down Street Frosi state to the laying the dust in his this is a move in the right Prei tie Isle near has been pretty thoroughly advertised in this City Dur ing the past the will give an excursion to this noted summer re sort on june is the fare for the round Charles Peavy was held for trial in the circuit court by Justice to Peavy is accused by Ira Trafton of obtaining Money under false his for appearance was made which he furn Monte Frink returned from where he has been attending a col lege devoted to the Art of cutting he is armed with a diploma of a full fledged and will without doubt be Ernie envy successful in his new the Statsman would suggest to the com Mon Council the desirable Ness of Reso Dine the Many paths which have been worn across the lawns in the and that the people he requested or even compelled to keep on the walks when passing through the Goodwin was Over at Parma this week attending the marriage of a bosom come neighbor that too in definite for the peace of mind of or three Young udies of our Tell was Chawley one of the parties to that the friends of Stout and who for Many years resided on a farm about one mile South West of this will be pleased to learn that they have so prospered in their new hone in Eaton that they Are building a new residence on their farm a special train passed through on the Michigan Central saturday Bear ing general superintendent Robert assistant superintendent George assistant general ticket agent and assistant general ticket they were on a tour of inspection of the Dobbins returned from Sault Marie he reports having met and Fred Salsbury and Rob All Well known in this they for Merly having resided he states that Charlie is now time keeper on the Soodi vision of the Mackinac Ontonagon now in course of and has a very desirable a Bill is before the state legislature to re Duce the rental of telephones to per month and where More than one instrument is used a rental fee of not More than a month for each phone shall be it is to be hoped that the Hill will be passed and probably will be As the legislature has thus far shown no particular Loye for Rich corporations that Are trying to shoulder the Earth and walk off with Lewis Townsend and of Are at present visitors of our state Bank the Townsend has been a visitor in California of late and stopped off at Wilson to pay his eld friends of the state Bank a town is Well pleased with Wilson and its surround and will no doubt carry a favourable re port of our country to his acquaintances in we Are in receipt of an invitation to attend a violin recital to be Given by Moses and pupils at the residence of tomorrow Moses will be assisted by miss Worthington and of misses Libbie Mattie Garda and Josie of this Cit i 4 Fine jew web he been arranged and who have been fortunate enough to a swivel an citation will undoubtedly enjoy rare Ngoai treat As the talents of Are of Elk who has been called by the vestry of Trinity Church of this City conducted service at that Church both morning and the congregation was universally satisfied with Morrall and speak of him As an Able and energetic he resumed Home Rooming Well pleased with his visit it is very probable that he will accept the Oal of the Church a couple of lunatics escaped for Ftp the Kalamazoo Asylum saturday and trumped it to Batile where they were arrested for upon being brought before jus Tice Hall their curious actions excited the suspicions of the authorities that All was not proper in the upper stories of the men under arrest and later a Telephone message from the Asylum officials at Kalamazoo explained mat the pair was conducted Back to Kala Mazoo by two of the the Wichita Kan Eagle says that a new manufacturing Industry has recently been established in that pity Callol the Archer Electrio Belt manufacturing with stitch sub As and they have already completed commodious Quarter for the manufacture of their belts at 321 Douglas and have at present in their employ ment about Twenty which number owing to the enlargement of their business they find Neep Wrev to the Belt is patented by a thorough and practical the new company manufacture about 100 belts a week and pm Plov 20 me is a Butler id Young Man who generally succeeds in his undertake heres probate court estate of Helen it order entered appointing Lepper guardian and estate of Francis deceased order entered for hearing administrators a july 12 estate of 1 to minors petition filed by guardian Lor to sell real estate order eur tried for hearing july estate of Benjamiin dec iwed order entered allowing claims and oiling estate of Helen order entered allowing guardians estate of Setu deceased petition filed Lor the appointment of administrator order entered for heart or july i filed for appointment of special order entered appointing Mann special administrator Honeil o approved and letters Eitalo of Elip Viilet deceased first Day of hearing claims before House and lot for 26 division for terms write to to Fukune w want a Large amount of Good Call and see me before ail ire recent in photography have been adopted by Smith and his work is daily receiving the highest encomium from patrons far and people from the Large cities pronounce his cabinets fully equal in finish to those that they have o pay double his Price and they buy t you want the very Best you can get for your Money s studio is the place to special pains taken in posing and lighting every Sitter to pro Duce the Best possible effects in ight and 4inlsrlljun86 20 at Barnes news depot you will find All the latest and the finest line off High Grade cigars and Church Bug and most effectual potato Bug exterminator now in for Sale by Sanders John Butler will pay cents per dozen in Trade for eggs All one agent Inmei Ehmet orig waited Tanai

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