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Williamsport Warren Review (Newspaper) - November 11, 1897, Williamsport, Indiana Devoted to the interests of Wlllie sport find a Furren county. A quot yol. Vii. Wllliam is Roll Walerek a to thursday 11, 1897. A flt Belr 46.seaechinc� victims. In Ossry. Toui Plains a iii Hiil Laru Are a Proi Ilii in by a Strai Igi a. Who is jul iii i to 1 t Ali iii in on a Deal. Lut Tinky did t la a to. Last monday a stranger appear al in town and being in sea Icli of victims selected a. D. T i skins and ii. W. Ballad. To stated that Jacob pet quot of i Ussell county. Kansas had Eliod in the Mth of May last and that he Fowler the name lie answered to Lead been appointed administrator. He stated that 12 years ago Petri Lead homesteaded and Timber claimed 320 acres of Kansas soil which was now Worth about s25 an acre and that deceased had never proved no his claims Tylius avoiding the payment of taxes and that in con Sec hence the land reverted to the g Vern rent in six months Fiona the Date of Petri s death. H Fowler had Ari aged to get re from the government and anyone filing on the claims just at the i Roper Timi could secure the land for a Mert song. He had come out Here from Kansas for the purpose of giving. A relative an Opportunity to Secund tie land but on real King Here found the relative had just gom on a trip to , so la was ready to quot let in quot most anyone All he wanted was 811 each and when they received a i agent i on the gov no it it they could make him a present of Volo if they fell like. It. Jar. Tompkins had re Elt Nutly read in a st. Louis Paijean account of just such a swindling o Erato no so they dil not invest but he reported the matter to sheriff Statzell. Who wired tin Olief of police in st. Louis bul receiving no reply the Stian Gei was allowed to depart Thesda night. Of course he found no victims Here As he was watched during his stay. The swindler looks like typical quot Western Farmer is Sandy cum ple cled heavy set. Weighs Ali oui 18 pounds about Hoyi irs old. Honest shoes at honest Pileci Are the Only kind we k up. The Wear Well and Are As True As a die. Avii do business on the level with the one exec tion of the downward inclination of our Viires. Stai clothing co. Shoes neatly repaired at the Gem. Prices . A. Biggs Williamsport. J. F. Judy has been appointed postmaster at Carbondale vice Chas. F. Dick resigned. The weather clerk can now Hanzij out his Stock forecast for Damn and Dilly weather. It is understood that a new time table goes into effect on the Wabash next sunday. Just arrived at Judy amp Titus the largest Lino of Robes and blankets Ever shown it Warren county. It is sail that the Rize fighters will request the Liu mane societies to interfere in behalf of the foot Ball players. The ladies of the Christian Church will hold an Exchange next saturday in some business loom on Monroe st. For the Best shoes and Shuf mending in fact All sorts of shoe l Wisness. Call at the Gem. E. I. J eggs proprietor. The season for Street fairs and i Niblic weddings is about Over and the matrimonial will now have to stand on its and robbed. Fwu known Warren county Man Druff ked alien t., into a Haig ii and taken to the country adhere lilt it is lie Liever of his Cash and left at the Road Side. A Dak int Rick of Vokk. Any old Soldier entitled to an original pension or increase will do Well to Call on Elijah Sparks Williamsport ind., he has never lost a Case and will be pleased to meet any of his old comrades on any saturday. Isio charge for advice. Purdue is entitled to credit in making a score in the game with the Michigan University team at in Arbor last saturday. The u ame stood of to 4. Croat Ivores d in probes cow Robes Bear Robes Wolf Robes ind Plush Robes or any kind of a probe y no want at Judy s Titus Higgy and harness store. Even Kansas has awakened from she hypnotic trance sniper induced by Jerry Simpson s socks and Pfeifer s whiskers and has crawled into the Republican fold out of the net. The attic foot Ball team met defeat last Friday in playing the return game with Danville. They put up a Good game in the first half but were Short two of their Best men is Why they met defeat. Score 10 to 0. Quot never Devinse a Man because la wears a ragged says a homely old proverb. Nevei wheless. Where a pc or suit wins a nod a Good one will win a handshake. Good suits at webbers the Attica tailor As Low in Price As poor ones elsewhere. A musical concert will lie Given by the sunday school at the presbyterian Church next sunday evening. A Good program has been arranged for and All Are invited no admission will be charged but a collection will be taken for the Benefit of the sunday school. Come out and enjoy the treat quot which school shoes sensational shoes or substantial shoes catch Penny shoes or character shoes sided sole shoes or Sham sole shoes foot hurting shoes or foot fitting shoes shoes that Wear out or shoes that outwear shoes to Blush about or shoes to brag about Only Good shoes or make believe shoes Star clothing co. Fred Gemmer of the Boston store is putting in the entire week this his second trip to the markets this season buying goods. This trip is for the purpose of making purchases of goods especially suitable for the Holiday display. When the Holiday display takes place people May expect to see the largest and finest Stock of goods in that Lirie Ever Broil get to this county. Aji interesting article on the i Uit pest quot taken from the Indian ii Olis journal will be found in this number of the review. The subject would be an excellent one for discussion at the a p Oach ing Farmei s Institute. A willing mind makes a Light Root. Our shoes mind willingly every impulse of your sole. They ire ii Bible and durable. The vearing equalities Are unexcelled. Winter footwear is oui Hobby just now and we have shoes for the masses. Star cd thing co. Last week the review stated that sex governor and mrs. John p. Altgeld had returned to Chicago to remain. We were mistaken the governor went to Chicago to remain a Day or Tavo. He has returned and he and mrs. Altgeld will remain at the Indiana Mineral Springs for an extended period. The subject for the Christian Endeavor meeting sunday evening at the presbyterian Church is it is a missionary topic a Good program will be provided and an interesting meeting expected. Every body is invited to attend these meetings. The meet Jig next sunday will be Lead by mrs. O. L. Winks quot. The Williamsport Telephone co., is at work on a new line to Covington. They have purchased the poles used on the old Wabash Telegraph line from Attica to West Lebanon which Are being used on the Covington line. A Metalic circuit the latest improved instruments and everything first class throughout will be used. Last saturday Chas. E. Crosson Well known Here and in the county near by came to town and Drew thirty six dollars at one of our Banks. He had other Money in his possess a making All told i nearly one Hundred dollars. He was around the streets talking with different ones when finally he was approached by Wash Welch a Well known character who wanted to sell horse. They j had some talk about horses and finally Crosson was asked to go and look at the animal. On seeing the horse Crosson said he did not care to buy so the subject was dropped. Croston says that wii to the conversation was going on l rior to looking at horse he drank one Glass of Beer that after they looked at the horse they Stei Ped into a place near Biggs Blacksmith shop where he might have taken a drink from a bottle but he has no recollection of drinking Felt m that time up to six o clock in the evening everything is a Complete Blank to or. Crosson. Xiv. W. Brier says that about two thirty p. M., Crosson left his Stalle with two men that he i Osson appeared to to very i Unk in fact Insen Side. About six o clock in the evening Wilmer Shefi or found Crosson lying near the Roadside at his place Southwest of town. He took him to be very drunk so he dragged him up to a Straw stack and covered him up and fixed him in a comfortable Shai e. Crosson says that he tried to Tell Wilmer what had happened but that he was unable to talk. Sunday morning he recovered to realize his condition bit was unable to remember what had transpired sat inlay or to realize that he had been robbed until tuesday when in the afternoon he came to town and notified the Oili cers of what h old happened and swore out warrants for the arrest of Wash Welch the Man who talked about the Horst Deal acid a Young fellow by the name of Wallace the two men he left town in Coni Pany with. About three o clock tuesday afternoon marshal Anderson Deputy sheriff Dalbow Joe Russell and w Ilmer shelter started out in search of the two men who had evidently drugged and robbed Crosson. Anderson and Dalbow returned about 10 o clock in the evening but Russell and Sheifer kept up the search until yesterday but returned some Iuie during the Day after an search for the men. Welch and Wallace Are characters. They reside Down along the River among the Hills. It is said that Welch has served a term in the j Penitentiary. Crosson was in bad shape he has not be fully recovered up to tuesday morning his Tongue was so badly stolen that he could hardly talk his Throat was sore and he was scarcely Able to walk Abou s9 was taken from him. He hat s2.50 that the robbers failed to find. Crosson is known to be a hardworking sober Man. Never known to get i Unk and the Money lie lost w As saved from earned by working on a farm by the month. Judy and Titus for Robes and blankets. Last saturday the West bound passenger train on the Wabash due Here at 4 11 p. M., struck a cow near Delphi. The engine Cut the animal completely in two and blood and fragments of fish could be seen on different parts of the train. Insure your life in the John Hancock. A hold up. A Corn ili Isker la eat ii and i Obed on tie Ali Shiva. The Caj inured but one a shapes. Bays tie Monroe Michigan commercial August j. Kaemlein of this City has lately become Foreman of the Warren Reviea of Williamsport ind. Or. Kaem Lein is a competent Printer and an energetic and steady Young Man and the commercial him great Success especially As he is one of the typographical progeny of this office. If you Ava it a Nice storm Robe or Blanket go to j Udy amp Titus they have them. Tough Man Avo ought to Avear hones , that s every body Man Avo Avail to the same shoes year after year that s most everybody Anc Man Avo Avants the prevailing style that s everybody else a Avant to shoe you. Star clothing co. The Warren county teachers association through its executive committee has secured ii place of the annual oratorical contest for the a ening of nov. 2 the one of the original humorous entertainments of or. Hoyt l. Stmary of Boston entitled quot around the or. Conary has received be highest testimonials a wherever be has been. He appeared thirty be times in bosom in one year. Be ranks Avith the Best in the an i. Last saturday afternoon a horse longing to Charley Watkins broke Loose and ran Wavay. It started from hold s harness shop ind ran Acci Oss the Street to the Side Valk and against a sign Post to e. A. Biggs. The Ost avas by Oken do Avn and the sign demolished. The horse then crossed the Street and took up the sidewalk. Wien about in front of Judy s grocer y store it got Loose rom the buggy and soon after avar Sto i de. The animal was Ahvay Piet and near ran away before. Just achy it ran away no one knows. Nothing unusual occurred to scare it. Meteors can be seen on any Clear Noav by the score. They will increase in number and l Rilli Ancy each night and on sunday next a most magnificent pyrotechnic display Avill occur. Astronomer George a quot. Hough of Northwestern University says the blazing strangers Avith their Long tails of brilliancy Bearnt Ashen considered scientifically. They Are Only interesting because they make a Alveird show and possibly illustrate the Avay in Avrich this Noav solid Earth of ours May be a whirled to an instantaneous doom at the end of time. This celestial bombardment to a Vicli astronomers and Ommon sky gazers Are looking Forward Avith anxiety is not a haphazard incident. It is due to happen according to the dates in the catalogue of the rules of tiie Jeaa ens. It avas Long ago discovered that a great Stream of meteors had been gathered into one path and started in a grand orbit around the Sun. It avas figured out that the Earth would i ass through this Stream once in a third Century the Rule has not failed. The sky avas the scene of a Host of flashing Avander ers in 1833 and again in Sigg. The indications Are that the exhibition will be repeated in 1899, and the 13resent event is a forerunner of Arhat May be expected in Tavo years a Young Man by the name of Anthony Bair fell in Avith a couple of toughs at Oxford last thursday. Bair had about s20.00 in his Possession Money be had earned husking Coin Over in Benton county. The toughs. Bill Wood and Oliver Story persuaded Bair to accompany them As they promised to secure him Kavork in this county. The three left Oxford together in al ugly and Ashen Reav Hing a Point about five or six Miles South West of Oxford Bair was ordered to give up his Money the Young High laymen flourishing a Rea Olver acid expected to intimidate their Intel used victim but he showed fight and they beat him into insensibility and robbed Hin of Alx it i>18.00 \ r leaving him at the Roadside. Bair finally gathered his senses and emceed Oil i o Oxford but being a Strainger he did not reach the Tovaru until 2 o clock Friday morn Jig. As soon As the victim reported the Natter to the authorities officers Avert set i on their track and on sunday afternoon the robbers Avert captured in Danville. While on the Way to prism Story broke away from the Danville officers and made his escape. Woods avas taken to Attica and put in tiie City prison until londay nun Ning Avien he was taken to Oxford for trial. W oils is a resident of to Ojjeh ton and is Avell known there. He ind Story have been circulating about Oxford Danville and hoop Eston f or several years and Are tour h . A. H. Haun and Frank dem Mary agent to Lafayette monday. Attorney Meek of Danville was in to Avn monday on Legal business. Miss Xinna me9, Avent to Indianapolis monday to a sit a sister residing there. T. Cor. Fleming residing near West Lebanon avas in to Avn tuesday. Or. Fleming is one of the prosperous Farmers of that neighbourhood. George Hitchens returned from Covington monday Cadiere he and mrs. Hitchens have been a visiting several Days. Mrs. Hitchens remains until the last of the a Eek when she goes to Danville to remain Over sunday. The John Hancock gives All the options every year that other companies do at the end of Twenty years. Address Elijah Sparks agent Williamsport ind., for sii Midi policy acid see for yourself. Congressman Landis avas seen y the writer at Lafayette tuesday. He avas looking As handsome As Ever and feeling Good Over the result in Ohio. Charley is inclined to claim some credit. He thinks he reached Ohio just in time to save the Day. That s right nothing like getting in the push at the pro Jer time. The John Hancock give its Yoni a dividend every year. The John Hancock Loans Money on its pc lilies. Of to Judy it Titus and get a Nice warm Robe and Blanket they Don t Cost much. Night the John Hancock a rites the shortest Hunst and simplest policy Ever issued. Most enide s opinion of the result of the he action in Neav York is quot not fit for mrs. W. A. Nern Rainsville lost her Lavatch last wednesday Niar or Bernard s residence. It was found by i Ank Blai Chard and promptly returned All epic rth league 5 cent mite will be Given at the Home of miss Edna butt thursday evening nov. 11th. All Are invited to come and i ave a Good social time. The Winthrop m. E. Church society Hope to have their new Church building ready for dedication dec. 12. Yet no Date is definitely fixed. The contract for the seating has been let. Thirty six folding chairs Avill be used and the balance of the seats Avill be circular pews. They will Haa e seating capacity for Over two Hun died persons. About s250 a ill be expended for seats and car Kiefing. So Long As life is a Stefene of uncertainty the Hoies of yesterday blighted by the realities of to Day. Man is the maker of exp stations but not of Laws. Go to the Farmer s Institute at West Lebanon dec. 0 and 7 and hear B. Ferry on Tiow to grow Good crops in a dry also Rev. Shaggy on quot agriculture the beginning of civilization quot and prof. Troop s illustrated lecture quot our insect friends and J. Faulden secy. The Law now allows you. If the Farmers Don t kick to go ahead ail shoot pail. Isa Keks Kkt since Avink. If you take a policy in the John Hancock you Don t get an Ordinary life policy put on you for a Twenty year payment. For further particulars address Elijah Sparks agent Avillia sport ind. Tiik Hoyt Noav. On monday evening the above named company opened an engagement Here appearing in the sensational five act comedy drama quot master and Man quot to a Good sized audience since Avrich time they have Beau playing to Good houses and their engagement for the a Eek will be very successful. The company is the Best that has appeared Here for some time. They carry special scenery for the production of Many of their plays and the leading roles Are Well sustained. Miss Vida Keane Geo. S. Secor. Francis Justice and Kirby Keener Are All High class specially people and they Are Given cordial receptions nightly. They appear tonight in quot lost in it is to be hoped that ave May be Faa or de Avith a return engagement in the near future. The Kentucky Bankers association before adjourning its annual session unanimously adopted a Resolution complimenting and endorsing the l Cal Bankers at Frankfort for keeping Avine off the table at the recent annual Brinquet saying it avas recognized As a pleasing advancement and resolving that at All the annual ban Quets hereafter ladies should be among the guests quot As Only stimulants Sam now on. On thursday last j. F. Ank Mcdermond began his regular annual fall and Winter Trade Sale a feature in connection Avith the conduct of this great establishment that has always been appreciated by the people throughout this Section. Liis year a greater Effort is being put Forth than Ever before. The great dry goods and carpet House Avith its three floors and nine departments is making a determined Effort and is receiving the popular approbation i of the people. J. Frank Mcdermond s Success is the inevitable Reward for consistent and persistent application of Correct by Sites methods

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