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Waupun Prison Light Newspaper Archives May 7 1892, Page 4

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Prison Light, The (Newspaper) - May 7, 1892, Waupun, WisconsinThe Ciris Iii Eider apartment. Edited by g. Ii. Colgrove. A matter pertaining to the p. S. Of c. E., should be addressed to g. H. Col Grove corresponding Secretary wan pan wis. It. Tel tit v t All of the vast extent of country lying West of the Eastern Border of Ohio was considered by our new England i neighbors As belonging to the wild and Wool West the land of the v escaped convict the a captured horse thief the absconding trustee and those Peculiar and nameless gentle men who usually come into Public notice unifier that significant title toughs. The Day is at hand however when we May ask in All sincerity where is the wild and Woody West surely our proud and prosperous sister states Ohio Indiana and Michigan have ions removed from a whip mysterious Region while As for wis Consin Why she was never there. Then would the curiously inclined desire to know Why we have a Large out in the Beautiful Southern suburbs of the leading City of Wisconsin and a fair sized work House in a Little fishing Villiage Down on the Lake Shore my Friend those institutions Are merely for the detention of certain individuals who when brought before some one of our Hon. Judges fail to Render u Clear and straight Forward account of them selves while passing through our fair and peaceable Domain. All of those who Are industriously inclined Are kindly cared for at the aforesaid Vil Lage work House and those who Are not inclined arc gently led to the leading City by the committee whose duty it is to entertain new these circumstances. While we sincerely regret that the perversity of a perverse world has rendered my essay the establishment of these two prisons yet we Are Happy to inform the american people that they Are being Bronant. More and More each passing year under the influence of the Earnest and Active christians of Wisconsin especially. And the country generally. In bygone years the sex convict and a fair excuse for his return to a Law less career As nearly every Avenue to honesty was closed against him. But through the efforts of those who real ize the actual needs of the sex con and properly regard the welfare and safety of society in the those a on editions arc no longer existing to any great extent and the discharged prisoner can now obtain employment. If he is willing to improve the Opportunity when presented. The Man who is willing to put Forth a Manly Effort to sustain himself in an upright course. Will by their duties at your earliest convenience. All these honorable gentlemen have a wholesome regard for the peace and Prosperity of so piety. And they Are going to use every Means within their Power which reason Dic tates As Likely to have a reformatory influence on those now in their care to the end that when released from confinement they will not be a menace and renewed cause of disturbance and source of Public danger. Having done this they will be in Nowise blame Able for the few who May again repeat their offences. And thus Christian people goes the if Reform Iii i Cousin. Treatment John. The the cd Lew fever was at its worst in Memphis when an unprepossessing Man course of feature and scarred of face came to the Relief committee and asked employment a a nurse. The doctors scanned the common clothes and hard face and said. No you would not do try was the i Don t suit Yon need not pay what is your the physician queried. John what never mind the rest. Call me with secret misgivings the homely Man was sent out never was nurse so faithful so helpful so patient Over the Beds of the dying the Plain face was wondrous kind and the steely eyes softened. John s Reiyei and spiritual Comfort. 1 cannot understand
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