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Williamsport Warren Review (Newspaper) - March 18, 1897, Williamsport, Indiana Warren county t. A. Cizik Root Clit it it a in l publisher. Vol. Vil. Profess Iohp la amp ads. A newspaper published in the interests of Williamsport and Warren county. Quot Home first. The world afterwards 1,00 per Tea Williamsport Warren county Indiana thursday March 18, 1897. Number 12. Stak Buey amp Stephens. A is office Odd fix own Block. Williams out. . W. B. . I_igtweti7gl i37sb.rc3tr7ccs Offick Oveil Judy s go Clely. in. Hanly Braden amp Billings Law insurance and abstracts. A a Olifice haul Ulock. I Lila Mil out in. D. O. Boc23c3�. A facts Loans amp insurance. Of Linico Over auditor s of lip in court House. . A a. Al. =5. Oli Ico. Front room Over be View a a hip. Willi am is out in. Dentist of. Ivi. John o. D. So Cine attention to Iho pre Ervil tion of Naturile to eth. Painless extract Ink i y Host and most approved local Ann st la tics. A st Lebanon uni by wednesday Home Oitice in Lanly a Lork. Trustees notice. Trustee s notice. I will beat on Satun Luy of each week for Llie Tran Aelion of business Kavki Bison Warren township i Rustle iii a. Trustee s notice. 1 will be found at my Liotino Ollie in lil Erly to in Salni it on wedgies it Lay of a ii week for the trails action of township Ljusi Ness. A. L. , Liberty township trustee. T Justee s . 1 will be at my Home Olliee three Miles s with West of Green Hill in Medina town Shii on tuesday of each week for the transaction of township in siness. Jux a , trustee. Leo la a Tiges. A window shades iii de to order and trimmed in the latest at Armstrong amp Swanks. A a. W. Reed a ill treat you Riu Fht ill laundry lines. Try the new Ste laundry. A the Wabash Rai Hoad Pang has been working in this Vicinity for the past week. A Thomas Watson moved from file hit a property Oyer donovin s drug store to the first Ward. A be sure to take your collars Ai d cuffs to the Williamsport Steart laundry. Prices right. A Timothy Hay in the Slack for Sale three and a half Miles West of Williamsport. Jamks Stewart. A the roads Are rapidly and the gravel is now fairly Good. Everything will go better with roads. A Roy Fox. In the High Block wants your Trade in groceries and will treat you Rig it. Be sure to get iii prices. A it will More than pay you to go to j. Frank Mcdermond s great Cut de with All the delicate accompany ments was served and dinner was had fit for a King. Everybody enjoyed themselves in the highest manner. A Davy Mullen brother of Lafay Ette Mullen. Died suddenly of Haemorrhage of the lungs in gof Dwine amp Miller s store at West Lebanon tuesday morning about s o clock. He has in in ill for some two or years from lung and Throat trouble but of late he was thought to be better. He was Well known and respected. A Judy amp Titus in the course of ten Days or two weeks will open a first class harness and buggy room in the High room recently occupied by the ini Conahay grocery. Everything in this line will be kept first class and up to Date. Or. Titus is one of Best salesmen of the state and we Are glad to learn that he will be in charge. A Logan Etnire under the new administration can truly verify the Sti tement that Prosperity has arrived. Two line babies a girl and a Price Sale. Good goods have never by y. Averaging 7 pounds were pre or is icky it 8tkrii Kos acty s for i iain tier. Sheriff s Sale. By virtue of a Certitil d cop of a decree to Nie directed from the clerk of the Warren circuit court in a cause wherein Lames Mcclaflin is Plain titi and Daniel Smith and Ann m. Hinitch Are defer plants Rei iii ing me to make the sum of three Hundred Twenty five a i in dollars and ninety one id cents with i l per cent interest on said decree and co to. There More on Kate Day the a it la Day of april 1mi7, Between the hours of 10 o clock a. M., and 1 o clock p.m., of said Day. I will expose at Public Sale to the bidder at theours House door in said Warren county Indiana rents and profits Lor a term not exceed iii seven years the following described real estate to wit the South West it Quarter of the so Atli eat Quarter of Section thirteen ii tiny ship Twenty two 2l North seven 7j, West in Warren county and state of i Luziana. If such rents and profits will not Sill for a Sui Lucient sum to sat Sty said decree interest and costs. 1 will at the same time Ami place at 1 Sale the fee simple of sail real estate to Dis Charjie said decree inter st ail costs. Said Sale to be made wit Hout any whatever from valuation or a apr arsement Laws i. N. St.\tzki,l, Sherier Warren county. I local news a. His Oats 13c. A wheal 8oc. A Corn i to. A hogs per i Kindred . A wheels Are again out. A j 5 ounces 1 lb., at Medaris. A court was not in session moriday a the new Williamsport laundry. A Liee your Eye on Medaris space. A get your i per cent., Loans at the Ollice of a. Ujj. Rabbi iii. A Trade for at Roy Fox Quot if you want bait tins. A or. Del Jancef y Litis been Sui rering from Lauri pipe Ilie list week. A Witt Cli for the arrival of easter novelties it Metla if. A come t see me. I will make it Worth your Fox grocer a the review and Orange Jud Farmer and Ahn Cinac onlyi1.40 a Quot st. Patrick s Good Day in the morning Quot yes Teidy was a bad one a the present line Days indicate that the Backbone of Winter is broken. A window shades on siring roller from Loc to .$1.2.5 Erich at Armstrong amp Swanks. A the grand jury is still in session and making it lather interesting for the boys. A mrs. Attie Davis moved Back to her property in this City the last of last week. A note the change in Adair s this Issue. For pictures lie can not be Efi baled. A a. W. Judy moved into the Reed property in the third Ward the last of the week. Been so Low priced. A All kinds of clothing neatly and quickly hindered by the new steam laundry third door. Chambers Block. A look at your Walls Don t you think they need re papering. Think of it Beautiful Wall paper 5 cents and Uii weird at Armstrong amp Swanks a these ring term of the Indiana Normal College begins april 5h. Address Olive e. Coli sex. Principal. A the Pine vill Tige schools closed last week. Chester now resume the study of Law with Hanly 5r Iden amp Billings in tins place. A Roy Fox has constantly on hand a Choice line of fresh groceries at prices not Eiju aled . If you want Good goods at Low prices see him. A John smart and p. W. Schoon Over Are fast becoming our horse traders. They Trade with each other when they can find no one . A George Beebe was seriously inured by a powder explosion at the Quarry tues try evening. The extent of his injuries is not yet certain but he is badly burned. , late of the county farm this season will engage in the a Mill business. He has a Fine lot f Timber to work on the Ferguson Arm North West of this place. A the Young folks last even Itig made a social Call on miss Loita Dye at the residence of or. And mrs. Stephens. A number were present and All enjoyed a most pleasant time. A Armstrong amp Swank have just furnished Jacob shelter s residence with the most Beautiful window a tides. They Are trimmed in and lace and the latest designs. A the directors of the Warren county orphans Home society wishes by this Means to return thanks to those who were Intel ested enough to a apply for the position of Matron of Home. Sec y. A a Missi opiary Tea will be held at the Home of mrs. T. A. Clifton next isi onday evening. Supper and Stere optician entertainment free. Those who chose can give Wii at they like As i think toileting for missionary purposes. A a. L. Ray and m. Stuit. The bos paper Hingers of Villia i spot t i i e rushed with work. They say Arm Strong Swank is tiie cause it if ii by their Gre Stiles of Wall paper Good get a Dutrh a Georgh w. Milligin formerly of Stu ren township moved to Ilie add French farm South West of this place last week which he has rented. We Welcome George to be a citizen of this township. He is one of our Best Farmers and . A we Are prepared to loan you Money on Short notice on your farm in sums of =i500.00 or More at 6 per cent interest with privilege of paying $100.00 or More any interest paying time. Gass amp Bryant Attica. And a banners Are now sowing bats and preparing for farm work generally. With tiie return of Bright Days and the song of the Spring Bird the whole country puts on new life and becomes a vast behave full of Industry. The scene is surely one pleasant to contemplate. A a. Number of their immediate friends enjoyed the hospitality of or. And mrs. Biggs last thursday for dinner. A Turkey finely repair the Springs appointment. Intimidate in order to gain a Point and gratify some personal feeling against an individual or his friends. Of course this letter made cowardly charges contained threats and offered suggestions As All of them do but the writer was too much of a Coward Back fighter hypocrite and the Little end of humanity to sign a name. While we know the party and they imagine themselves to be great correctors and regulators of society yet we deem them and their efforts unworthy of notice. However should they choose to repeat their efforts since they have clearly Toht do hons the violated the postal Laws in their efforts to intimidate we say to them after due and timely notice that they will be turned Over to Uncle Sam and they May Tell him How much they know. We invite them to repeat their previous great Effort. I personal. I edited him by his Good wife tuesday Nigist. All Are doing Well. Logan rather feels that or. Swank made a mistake a ind left two when called inst aii of one. A ladies class entertained their husbands sunday school officers and a few friends at the Home of one of its members mrs. John g. Mccord in a highly acceptable manner on night of last week. A Ike fruit and ice Cream were served and All had a most enjoyable time. Or. And mrs. Mccord fully demonstrated their High ability to entertain. A a Jolly crowd of Young people consisting of Ella and Mary Sutton Clara and Louise Kadel Blanche and Florance Judy Grace Gregory Alice Thomas held and Sylvia winks in Honor of miss Edna Wiimer spent last wednesday evening very pleasantly at the Nome of mrs. Elias Haines. The social was in the nature of a Surprise and was very effectual. All report a most pleasant time. A As indicated elsewhere Tite recommendation for postmaster Here has been made and we Are not in it. Through the efforts of the people and especially our hustling friends we were however and therefore appreciate every Effort in our behalf. We desire to thank and will kindly remember every one who aided us in any Way and our friends Only need to still on us when it is possible for is to Render a like service to them. We have the highest regard for the voice of the people and shall Ever remember our friends. A when the j editor went Home to dinner i monday noon he discovered smoke issuing from a summer Kitchen and Wood House belonging to or. Swank s residence. The Volumn of smoke soon increased find came out from i under the roof and shingles when we decided there was danger. An investigation proved the House to be on lire and it hid gotten Well under Way. Prompt help and plenty of water soon had it under control. A Basket of clothing was consumed and the Side of the building badly a stirred. Siut for timely discovery and prompt a titi the entire building would have been consumed and with it probably others. The damage will reach 20.00. A Captain s. .1. In Isher died Sud Bently it Liis Home about 7 o clock tut stay morning from a iii Ysis As was his custom he arose Early and Haub in ti.,\vn town before . On i. A a Elvirn lie is stip a used to have been taken and fell considerably inti Minghis race. From this attack he seems to have recovered Sitaru i Nelly to get to the Houe when his wife assisted him in. He was unable to speak and fell upon the floor. He was picked up and placed upon the bed and breathed his last in about half an hour. He had been in poor health a number of years having Iliad previous attacks. The funeral services will be yield by the Rev. Wiimer at the Presby Terian Church at 2 p. Today. The masonic and Odd fellow lodges still participate in burial ceremonies. Or. Fisher was 71 years old. A a Citi in of Good standing recently came into our office and showed us an unsigned letter which had recently been received in which the writer one of those great self imagined moral correctors who fear to show his face to those he accuses and in reality hides his identity because Hia deeds Are evil at j. Frank Hanly came Down monday. Judge Rabb was in Lafayette monday. Henry Flesher was in the City monday. B f. Crow of West Lebanon was Over monday. . Nern Prairie transacted business Here monday. Mia rules Mcclaflin of Liberty was in Lafayette monday. Vim. Vale of Awarren township was in this place monday. Mrs. James Mccla Liin was in Lafayette monday morning. Charley Milford Attica was in this place monday morning. John Crawford and we. Siddens of Hedrick were in town monday miss Josie Heilman visited her parents in this place Over sunday. J. C. Lane contractor of Lafayette was among our callers monday. Minos Knowles and Mel. Cotting Ham of Independence were in monday. J. R. Albright returned from a trip to Ohio his boyhood Home the last of the week. Attorney Davidson of Lafayette was Dowtin Early monday looking after business interests. W. U. Yeagy of Lafayette one of our former citizens was Here last Friday transacting business. George stump sr., is at Home from Colorado and was on the streets monday. He appears in the Best of he filth. While in several places in the county there is considerable kick being made Over the recommendations for postmaster we know of 110 appointment showing a greater disregard of merits the Peoples wishes and of future advantages to the appointing Power than the one at the Indiana Mineral Springs. This mistake for such it undoubtedly is can not to whole chargeable to or. Crumpacker but clearly shows the fixing hard of parties who ought e people of the Vicinity and patrons have largely been ignored. We say these things with no feeling against the gentleman recommended but there Aie few reasons Why he should have it and every reason Why his opponent or. Perry should. That the government allows the sex Istance of the Springs Post office is evidence that it is demanded by the people and no one Man therefore can claim that he is responsible for it. This being True it Sli Ould be at the disposition of the people and go to the one their Choice indicates. That the people indicated that they wanted or. Peiry for postmaster is beyond question. This was doubtless due to the fact of the almost Universal feeling that he deserved it. From a party stand Point this is no less True but with additional emphasis. Reaching beyond our political remembrance John Perry has been the committeeman from East Liberty has been Ever Loyal spent both much time and Money and out of a trying situation always brought from his untiring efforts the Best results. This was True because of his ardent republicanism and his standing As a Man being where he was accessible and a Fri n i to All classes. The turning Down of or. Perry whoever May to responsible Means that republicanism and years of party loyalty and work goes for nothing and can but end in political detriment to the part. We have nothing to urge against or. Kramer but time will show that he does not nor can he from his relations command the situation at the Springs and detrimental results can but be chargeable to those who have been instrumental whatever May have been other Short comings in turning Down or. Perry who never before asked anything for his Long l Yal effective services. James a. Campbell Farmer Frankfort Clinton Boone and Montgomery. Uriah Culbert contractor Michigan City Laporte. Charles p. Drummond Law yer Plymouth Marshall and i Ilton. Jacob d. Early lawyer Terre haute Vigo. Joseph p. Gochenour merchant Roann Kosciusko and Wabash. Newton , a Tawyer Angola Steuben and Lagrange. We. E. Gill tile manufacturer Ladoga Boone Clinton and . C. S. Goar physician Goldsmith Tipton and Hamilton. Fremont Goodwine Farmer Williamsport Fountain and Warren. Frank d. Horner attorney Brazil Clay and Owen Enoch g. Hog ate lawyer Danville Hendricks and Putnam. O. Z. Hubbell lawyer Elkhart Elkhart. R. O. Hawkins attorney Indianapolis Iarion Hancock and Liol by. Ini Artin m. Hugg Indianapolis lawyer Marion. Lafayette Johnson Glass worker Anderson Grant att Madison. August Leilli banker Evansville Vanderburg. Am. H. Nushbaum physician Auburn Dekalb and Noble. Larry s. New journalist , Marion. Thos. Conner teacher Monticello Carroll Pulaski and White. I. E. Patten Farmer Livania Floyd and Washington. Jos. H. Shea attorney Scottsburg Clark and Jennings and Scott. Leveret ii. Strong lawyer Shelby Ville Decatur and Shelby. Will. R. Wood lawyer Lafayette Tippecanoe. Any one having occasion to any of the above should enclose stamp if a reply is desired. This will be a Small matter to you but it is much to them in the official citizen. From oar friends. Wilile the report was current that we were a candidate for the Post office it called out the following kind notices from our editorial friends who will please accept our thanks Quot editor Clifton of the Warren lie Vici is said to be an applicant for the Williamsport Post office. Or. Clifton did valuable service for his party during the Campaign and besides he would make a Good postmaster Quot a i of Ohio a Warren demo of vat. Quot editor Tom Clifton is a i prominent Caine Date for the bios tort i at Williamsport. Happening to know much about the nominating conv Enicott and the actions of Clifton afterwards we can say Htit cram Packer could do no More worthy dict hid Warren county find especially the editors reported the facts and kept them before the people during the Campaign. Crummy old boy. Would not have had As much show As an icy Clein August he owes Tom. Clifton even More than a paltry news. Obituary. Edna watch. Edna the second daughter of or. And mrs. John Walch died at her Home in Attica ind., March 9th, 97 aged 16 years 1 month and 10 Days. Last july she with her sister went to Effner 111., on a visit to their aunt s and Ever since she has complained of not feeling Well and most of the time was unable to attend school. But no one thought her serious or in danger until f riday when she grew very bad with heart trouble and died the next tuesday. She was a Bright promising Young girl and a great Comfort to her parents and , but god knew Best and claimed her As one of his angles and Edna had to go. She leaves father and Kotlier two Sisters and a Host of friends to mourn her death. Tie funeral Servic s were conducted by Rev. D. C. Warren Orting at 9 50 o clock. Tit a it Mains Wei a taken by ii to it my iier Mil iii term ii Ide in thi Fleming cemetery we loved her. Yes we loved her i u unties loved her Mori. And they have sweetly called her to Yotides shining Shore. The Toldon Gates wore Lien a gentle voice said come. And with Farewell unspoken she Camly entered Home. Lewis Hanes for Many years a prominent resident of this county and Fountain died at his Home in Nevada Missouri wednesday mar 10th,1897. He was the son of Joseph and Margarett Hanes and was born in Ohio in 1s25, coming with his parents to this county in 1826. He grew to manhood in this county and married miss Sarah Clifton sister of a w. Clifton of Liberty township. From this Union three children wore Bern two mrs. Elizabeth Slauter wife of Isaac Slauter and miss Frankie now in the West still survive. His first wife died shortly after the birth of the daughter Frankie. In 1859 he was United in marriage to Angeline Randsom. From this Union seven children were born live of whom still sur Vive him. The Lafayette daily journal last wednesday had the following to say of the delegation to the above place to see congressman Crumpacker in our behalf and is clearly indicative of the showing All the Way through Quot a delegation of prominent republicans from Williamsport secured an audience about nine o clock last night and remained in the room for 2o minutes the longest interview accorded during the Day. The delegation came in the interests of Thomas a. Clifton editor of the Warren review who is a candidate for postmaster at Williamsport and tempted to blackmail brow beat and made a Strong plea in Hia senators session if 1899. The following senators hold Over and will be the experienced Mem Bers of the sixty first general As Sembly. It is understood now better than Ever that the people will take More of a hand in legislation in the future than they have in the past and that it is just As Well to have Law that is just what is needed As it is to pass a mass of Bills Liat simply help to swell the list that is already before the supreme court list of senators should be pre served by every one who desires better Laws Chat he May Confer with the members from Liis District Walter l. Ball attorney Muncie Delaware and Randolph. Louis j. Bobolia broker it Wayne Allen and Whitley. Lewis Hanes. He lived for Many years in this county where he was prominent in politics being the first Democrat Ever elected to office in the county. He was elected and served two t. Ring As county treasurer and had a Host of friends. At the close of his official career he moved to Attica and engaged in the grocery business with the late s. D. Landon successfully. In 1870 he was elected treasurer of Fountain county and served one term. In 1874 he waa elected county auditor of the above county and was re elected filling the office until 1882. In 1881 he moved to Missouri where he lived until Hia death. He was past 71 years old. The remains were brought to Covington when after funeral services last sunday morning interment took place among friends. Lewis Hanes was a Clever genial whole souled Man and always made Many friends wherever he went. A Host of friends in both counties Moura his death

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