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THE GEO. K. FOLTZ CO.
Best Spring Blood Purifier
Bark's SorsaparUls, taken with Little
AKRON DAILY DEMOCRAT.
Jewelers and Opticians
162 S. Main St.
Hop rius. i' or ai at
Art Goods & Picture Framing
Olo. 104 E. Market St.'
Formerly Cogswell's Art Store.
VOLUME ItfGHT. NUMBER 9
AKRON, OHIO, MONDAY EVENING, MAY 1, 1899.
PRICE ONE CENT
To Transfer the Case.
Request t)f the Defendant
Was Not Granted.
Affidavits of Prejudice
New Rule Adopted by Sheriff
Frank G. Kelly.
Grand Jury Commenced Its Regular
.fudge Kohler lefused to assign the
cate of Grafton S. AVhittier vs. thf
A.B.&C- Railroad Company to Judge
Nye Monday morning.
Attorney Cobbs, representing the
defendant, asked that the transfer
be made. This case grows out of the
accident which resulted in tbo death
of Conductor Justus II. AValborn. In
the trial of that case the plaintiff re
covered $10,000. The judgment was
set aside by the Circuit court. It was
because of I)is that the defendant
asked for a transfer of the "Whittier
case. Judge Kohler said he would
hear the case miles'! an affidavit of
prejudice was filed against him by
Sbctiff F. G. Kelly lias adopted a
new rule which will be rigidly en
foiccd. Hereafter all divorce sum
mons must be paid for before being
served. The sherilf has lost his fees
in these cases inany times.
Cynthia E. Imd AV. H. Hansard
have filed an an-wer in an action
commenced by Geo. J. Rentier to
collect $145 due on a note. They do
not deny the existence of the note.
It is alleged that they were intimi
dated into signing it by Attorney A.
J. Wilhelm, who threatened to fore
close :i mortgage
unless thev did so
The regular grand jury began its
session Monday morning. Judge
Kohler made no- special mention of
any p-irticujar e;tse or class oi wrong j
doing in his charge. The grand jury
is made uji as follows: G. W. Grid
ley, foreman, C.W. York, AV. N. Haw
Kins, George Smith,.!. S.Taggarl, G.
Kcfstelter, Samuel Leib, X. S. Por
ler, G. h. Wilson, Henry Musser,
EliasRothrock. John II. Williams,
Henry I,ouiiy,H. S. Fa lor
Palmer. O. E. Lytic was
and R. F.
bailiff for tin- grand jury.
Sahmel.Rcarick Jias filed an action
against Ada Ii. and Frank Keisler.
He alleges that be purchased a tract
of land in Monroe palls lrom me cto-t.
fondants for tyX). He says the deed
was fraudulently made, leaving out
a large portion of the land in the
" Every morning I have a bad taste in roT
month; my tonjruo Is coated; my head
aches and I of tea feci dizzy. I have no appe
tite for breakfast, and -what food X cat dis
tresses me. I have a heaTy feeling In my
stomach. -I am getting fo weak that som.
times I tremble, and my nerves are all nn
ftrang. I am getting pale and tliln. I am
as tired In the morning as at night.".
Wba i is the trouble 7 Impure blood.
What Is his remedy ?
ci mi tattle. AtaUdrugglR.
Take one or two of Ayer's Pills
each nizht. Tou cannot.be cured
if troubled with constipation.
Price. 23c a box.
Write u freely all the rrtlcnlri In
your You will receive ,PTPf
J1. Dn. J. C.AYEB, Lowell. Man.
Wis This Youn
L Story? J
Shown Cooler tonight anil Tiles'-
description. Hi' asks that it be cor-
j Charles McAllister has commenced
a f 5,000 damage case against the Ak-
, Street Railway & Illuminating com-
pa,,v- Hewasa ,i,,e man and
j injured by being thrown fronva lad-
dcr on Wooster av.
AV. H. AVillianison lists. sued K. H.
Spicer for $500 alleged to be due on a
Henrietta Byrider asks for the
joreciosure 01 a mortgage given ioirt.ceie professional care,
secure a $1500 note. The defendant- j ambulance removed her late
are August Kinipllin et a I.
Affidavits of Prejudice.
Affidavits or prejudice against
Judgc-J. A. Kohler have been filed
in the Kasch canes.
The injunction heretofore issued in
the case of Nellie L. Hower et al vs.
the American Cereal company, has
beeti continued by Judge Kohler.
! George Forbes, Macedonia 59
Rachel Johnson " 00
George McCarty, Indianapolis
Gcrda Fessenden, Akron .... "
Terrible nlacues, those itching.
, pestering diseases of the skin. Put
an ena to misery, jjoan s uintinnt
cures. At any drug store.
If in need of a pump of any kind
see Caliow Pump Co.. 148 N. Howard.
Deserve a Hall In
W. Little Suggests a Plan That
Will be Popular.
To the Editor of the Democrat:
Having a matter I would like to
bring to the thoughtful people of
Summit county, I bring it through
the Djimocbat, thinking it mav
rcach more people who may be in
terested than in ..ny other way. I
was one of the men who voted for a
new cpurt house at our last election,
not that I want more law, but less if
possible. Hut what we are com
pelled to have, f want in a good,
suitable place, and 1 want a safe
place for all valuable records that
must be preserved and ai e very im
portant to nearly every citizen of the
The proposition 1 want to bringfor
all the voters to consider is that
when a new court house is built that
a hall lie made for the Grand Army,
with all modern improvements, free ,
OI rental, and lor tneir exclusive use
as long as one member is living in
the cQiinty and then for all time as a
home and for" the safe care of all
relics and records of every post in
the county, a sacred place where our
children can visit in years to come.
Why do I think this right and just?
Because the loyal men at home said
they would remember us if we would
go to the front, which they have
most nobly done. But the number
of our old soldiefb are very rapidly
growing less in every post all over
this country, and many posts in Sum
mit county can hardly exist under
the cxpenseof rent, etc., aside from
the work for the needy comrades.
Buckley post of Akron, one of the
largest in the stale, does a work for
the needy of their postwith that free
spirit of comradeship that is not
equalled anywhere in this great free
country of ours. Then the rent and
.expense of keeping the hall is a'bur-
ben where burdens should not fall.
What we want is a home for every
G. A. R. man in -Summit county,
when his post is closed for want of
members or otherwise
1 am sure that when the time
comes, (as it will), that this thought
will meet the approval of all just
people in the- couuty. There are
others when plans are completed,
who will be also remembered, our.
noble volunteers of 1899.
J. AV. LiTTLK.
- THE CHURCH
And Its Relations to City Affairs
Rev. C. J. Tannar preached an in
teresting sermon Sunday morning at
the First Church of Christ on "The
Church and the City."
He took his text from the 18th
H Revelation, 21-2, which refers to
1 the contrast between two cities. He
i dwelt along the line of the rapid
growth or new cities and read sta
I tisties showing the amount of crime
committed in those places.
, He said, among other things, that
New York city, which occupies a
space of 3GOsquaic miles, has a pop
ulation as great as the original thir
teen colonies. He also suit! that
special eirorts should be made for the
redemption of these wickod citieR.
AT THE HOSPITAL
Miss Eliza. Russell Died of Dread
Miss Eliza Russell, 101 Wood St..
aged 35 years, died at the hospital
last night at 12 o'clock of consump
tion. Sunday afternoon her condition
became very serious," and the doc
tors advised that -.he lie taken to the
ho.pital where she would be able to
afternoon, but she continued to grow
weakcr and died at midnight.
Funeral services at the residence
May 2nd, at 11 a.m. Interment at
Will Be Located at Barbcrton
Mew York parties arc negotiating
for the the ptfrchaseof the American
Strawboard company's plant at Bar
berton. If the deal goes through it
will be equipped as a papier mache
factory. The present owners ask
200,000 for the property.
Columbia lodge, D. of R., will grre
a May party Wednesday evening,
May 3. Ice cream and cake will be
served. Ten Jittlc couple of children
will give an imitation of a genuine
southern cake walk. Granite hall,
South Main st. Admission 15c.
"Coons & Co.'s Special Sale."
Special salmon Ladies' White and
Bjack Sailor Hats, Friday afternoon
at' 2:30 o'clock, 10 cents each. Coons'
Up-to-Date 5e and 10c Store, 166
Saturday afternoon special Ribbon
sale. Nothing sold over 10 cents.
Will Be Made At
S. X. Wilson made a contract Mon
day with Frank Brown to manage
the Long Lake Park hotel this sea
will be under the care of John D.
Many improvements will be made
at this resort soon. A picnic will be
held theie May 28.
Will ho. left On Paved Streets
City Engineer Payne has been in
structed to see that on paved streets
all sprinklers leave a dry strip three
feet wide oiv each side of the road,
next to the curb, for bicyclists.
Buel Plant Sold.
. Mr. W. W. Mcintosh Monday
bought the plant of the Buel Mfg".
Co. Mr. Mcintosh refused to make
public the nature of the business hc
would engage in but it is rumored
that he will interest himself in the
To the Akron Council and Cominis
The citizens residing on GlenwooU
av. and Charles street lnne sent in
petition after petition to have all
cars stop at the intersection of those
streets with Howard street, but in
all cases the petitions Jiave been ig
nored. Have the citizens no remedy
for this gross neglect of their rights?
Council should do some thing to
night to compel the company to stop
its cars at these crossings. North
Akron citizens demand thisf conven
ience. S. J. HlBIfS.
Conference on the Appointment of a
Mayor Young and Judge Anderson
held a 15 minute conference Monday
afternoon in Mayor Young's office.
No agreement was reached in regard
to the appointment of City Commis
sioners. Progress Club Minstrels.
The Progress club gave a ministrel
entertainment in Standard hall last
night which was largely attended.
Harry Polsky made the hit of the
evening. His work last night evi
denced the fact that he has no peer
in the field of local niinstrilscy.
Among the persons who scored in
dividual hits were Ed Leopold, "Win.
Levison, Joe Fleischer and Joe Hol
lander. Miss Etta Parks, of Newark, is
visiting her uncle. Dr. T. C. Parks.
The "Harum" Story of
Was the New York Correspondent
Guilty of Plagiarism?
David Hanmiin. the incidents and
experiences of whose life furnished
the basis for the popular novel
"David Harum,'" is enjoying as ex
tenshe an acquaintanceship as any
living man. The most recent ac
quisition to his long list of frjends
is the Beacon-Journal. wlyj-e ac
quaintance Mr. Haiinum must have
made simultaneously with the cor-.
respondent of the New Yoik Com
The correspondent of the New
York sheet was so greatly impressed
with Mr. Hannuni, and his winning
disposition, that he contributed an
interesting article, to his paper sonic
two weeks ago, in which he paid
many encomiums to thN kind and
affable old gentleman.
Saturday evening- that" erudite
sheet, the Beacon Journal, reached
up into the spacious shelves of its
colossal memory, pulled " do .vn its
reminiscences of this life-long friend,
and reproduced them in print, at
tributing the authorship of the ar
ticle to Mrs. M. C. Read of Hudson.
The strangest thing of "till is that
the impression made by Hannuni
upon the Beacon was exactly the
game as that made upon the New
Mr. Hannum told the same stories,
in exactly the same words, and as a
consequence the reminiscences of the
acquaintance was the same.
Some people would be mean
enough to accuse the Beacon of)
plagiarism. But they are widely
It is the correspondent
of the New York Advertiser who is
the real plagiarist. He.is a man pos
sessed of wonderful prescience, and
his sagacious foresight enabled him
to divine the future, and maliciously
steal .the article which theBeacoiKso
innocently published Saturday night.
, It never disappoints. This is one
of the peculiarities of Hoods Sarsa-
Earilla. It cures scrofula, salt rheum,
utnorsjStomach and kidney troubles,
Hold's- Pills cure all liver ills.
Easy to take, easy to operate; relia
ble, sure 25e.
Of the Street Car Stocks Is Being
The formal transfer of the stocks
and securities of the Akron Traction
.& Electrical company to the Kverett
syndicate will be made in New York
f today or Tuesday. Mr. F. A. Seiber-
ling left for New York Sunday.
With Gen. Sam Thomas he repre
sents the local stockholders. The
Everett syndicate'will not take pos
session of the road until May :.
Judgments aggregating fHOJ.U
were entered Monday against the J
F. Seiberliug fc Co. in the case com
menced by Charles A. Cable. Of
this $100,648,111 are unsecured and
$310,071. SO secured.
' Woods Will Case.
The Woods will case was taken up
Monday afternoon in common plea
court with Judge Stone on the bench.
Grand Opera House
May : : :
Under the auspices or the local
lodge of Elks for the benefit of the
BY THE WORLD FAMOUS
F. GIANNINI, Tenor
One of the GREATEST
GRAMS ever hea.id
in this city.
Prices $1, 75c, 50
I li hi
. WITH A RUSH
Many Cases .Heard by
Mayor W. E. Young.
General-Raid Made by
I Two Assault and Battery Cases
Jumped, the Fence at the Basej
The piisoner's bench" was filled at
the opening of Mayor's court Mon
day. Jt tvs again refilled later in
the session. The fines and costs im-
posed today amount to about T."!00.
George Seltzer pleaded not guilty
to the charge of assault and battery.
He went into Sauvain's barber shop
Saturday afternoon and slapped
Samuel Chance in theface without
provocation. Laler he called at
Pringle's livery barn on North Main
st. He wanted a place to go to sleep
but was refused admittance by Hugh
Pringle. "Thereapoiriie picked up a
big club and hit Pringle on the Eight
arm at the elbow several times. This
morning Pringle's arm was black i
and blue-from the elbow to his wrist
and swelled to twice it normal sue.
His case will be heard AVednes
John Daley, a -big stout fellow,
graced the prisoner's roni. He also
Lhad tw'u r,hai"gejVf iHS"Uilt-iiinl nt-
tery against him. ft is'charged, he
refused to pay his fare on an A. B.C.
car in charge of Kdward Zimmer
man. When "Zini" demanded him
to thaw, he struck him. "Zim" then
put liiin off. Soon afterwards Daley
declined to pay John Bear, another
A.B.C. conductor and assaulted
iliini. In their scuffle Joseph C'ru-
baugh had his ankle '-prained.
Daley's bond was fixed at $UX) and
the case will be tried Tuesday morn
Fred Emmel was taxed f ;uul
costs for jumping the fence al the
Buchtel College Athletic grounds
Saturday at the Buchtel-Casc ball
game. The affidavit for his arrest
was sworn out by J. O. Simmons,
steward at the college.
It is the intention to vigoiously
prosecute all similar offenders.
Blaine Lyle, colored, aged 15, was
given o and costs for assaulting
Ralph Erra Sunday. Chas. Croch, a
lad about 15 years old, a witness, ap
peared barefooted. Lyle's fine was
suspended during good behavior.
The case against Win. Smith,
charged with stealing a dog owned
by the Victor Coffee Co., was dis
James Gray was arrested today on
a charge of petit larceny. It is al
leged he stole $l.'i from Margaret
Boder on last Thursday.
A. D. Miller and Geo. Strenntck
were given $2 and costs each for in
toxication. Gertrude Carly.Ie was fined $& for
keeping a house of ill fame; Anna
Enhart, $35; Ella J. Roehr, $35, and
Jennie Bennett, $15. The following
were each" fined $10 and costs for bp
iug inmates of th same: Anna
May, Elainic Ashton, Jessie An
drews, Myrtle Rogers, Belle Roborts.
Vera Dale, Fern Kemple, Mary
The cases of .Lovina A. Predinore,
for keeping a house of ill fame, and
Grace Hall, for being an inmate,
were continued until Thursday morn,
Will Not Reach Akron Before
nesday or Thursday.
It will be AVednesday and perhaps
Thursday before the Fast Ohio (Jus
Co. will be ready to supply natural
gas to the resident" in Akron. There
remains but 20 miles of the mains to
be tested, but tho uncertain condi
tion of now mains, keeps tho gas
company from making any prediction.
We Have Made Provision For Storing Your FURS
During the summer months, warranting them against mo-fchs,
Fir and theft, charging you only the exact cost of insurance,
which will .be regulated by the value you place on garments. Vte
have made unusual preparations for
.the remodeling; of furs of all description, and would ad
vise you to get our estimate before making other arrangements.
The uniform satisfaction given hundreds of patrons during the past three
years is a standing guarantee of ihe excellence of our workmanship.
Marched to Church.
Excellent Sermon De
livered by Rev. Blake.
A Large Congregation
"Heard the Discourse.
The Eightieth Anniversary
'-- '--- 7;ggrr'
The different lodges of the LO.O.F.
of this city, marched in a body Sun
day morning to St. Paul's Episcopal
church, preceded by the Eighth Reg
iment band. The church was not
large enough to accommodate the
crowd, and many were compelled to
stand on the outside.
Sunday was the eightieth anniver
sary of this order, and the lodges as
sembled in obedience to the order of
the Grand Lodge, which designatesa
certain day to be appropriately com
memorated by the order in attend
ance upon Divine service.
Rev. Blake's address was instruct
ive and helpful. In his introductory
remarks, he reviewed the history of
the order, and showed its far-reaching
influence and power. In speak
ing of the two-fold intent of this
order, he said that the social feature
when properly governed, helped to
foster the better social elements, and
to make one more considerate of the
claim of others. His closing words
spoken with jinpressivenes and
earnestness, made a deep impression
upon the audience: "Take the name
of Jesus with you, for in Him you
have tbegreatest friend. The most
astounding eNhibition of love that
the world over saw and the very es
sence of all truth; for He is the Way,
the Truth and the Life."
Addressed the Knights.
Rev. N. J.Myers deliveied a ser
mon to tho Uniformed Rank Knights
or Pythias at St. Paul's Lutheran
church" Sunday morning.
I. 0. 0. F.
Granite Lodge met in usual form
with the respective officers in their
chairs, tho third 'degree being con
ferred on one candidate.
Summit Lodge met Monday even-j
ingwith the usual attendance and
conferred the third degree on one
candidate. There will be work in '
tho initiatory degree. Brother Rob- t
ert Moore, who was an employe of
the Erie company, has been heard '
fiom at his mother's home in Mans
field as improving nicely. He has
had quite a siege of sickness.
Nemo lotlge met Tiiestliiy evening
with a fair attendance. One candi
date was elected. There will be
work Tuesday' e oiling.
Akron lodge met Wednesday even
ing with a good attniidauee. Two
O'iMEIL. & OO.
candidates for the intiatory degree
I AVednesday evening.
Colfax lodge D. of R. Thursday
i evening had a large attendance and
I many visitors. Fho candidates re-
Continued onThird Page.
Should .do Some More
Over His Law Books His Interview
Made Laughing Stock.
The article recently printed in the
Beacon, purporting to be an inter
view witli Judge G. M. Anderson,
has caused the members of the legal
profession no little amusement.
The stand taken by Judge Ander
son in' reference to the municipal-
JLKlilU-Sl. tjn-jteleplioiie conduits
is entirely different to that taken by
lawyers who are recognized to
be his superior in every way.
A Dkmoorat reporter asked Judge
Stuart to give his views on the ques
tion. He said he had not given the
matter any considerable study but
that he felt sure that there was ab
solutely no foundation for Judge An
derson's opinion. He said "In the
alleged interview of Judge Anderson
I believe lie says that bonds for con
duits could be issued for the purpose
of street improvements. T fail to
see where in the work could come
under that head. The interview
was probably written by the Central
Union Telephone company's repre
sentatives and authorized by Judge
Cure that ingrown toe uailbyusing
"Dr. Marvel's Ingrown Too Nail
Remedy" price 25c. For sale by all
Card of Thanks.
We desire to express our. deepest
gratitude to the employesof the Good
year Tire and Rubber Co., for their
kindness and generosity shown to us
at the time of my injury by the msl
chinry wli'ile at work there.
A. Adams axd Win:.
"Coons & Co.'s Special Sale."
Special sale on Ladies White and
Black Sailor Hats. Friday afternoon
at 2:30 o'clock, 10 cents each. Coons'
Up-to-Date' 5c and 10c Store, 166
Saturday afternoon special Rib
bon sale. Nothing sold over 10 cents.
to Be An Infantry Company
jj Regimental Headquarters.
Tho"d.etails Tor the reorganization
or the Ohio National Guard haVe all
been completed. Order have been
given for 2,(HX) new uniforms which
will be issued as soon as they are re
ceived. Battery F of this city N to
become an infantry companv under
Captain Herman AVerner. Akron is
, ,,e ,.,,, headquarters f the
Makes the food more delicious end wholesome
noret umi kkiii
Whether the Kirkham Tile Works
Will Be Rebuilt.
Tlie tile combine, which is being
engineered by Chicago parties, will
include the Kirkham Art Tile com
pany of Barberton. It is not decid
ed whether the plant will be rebuilt.
FLOWER THIEVES The illower
thief has made his appearance again.
Mr. David Hart, residing on East
Market St., had a number of beauti
ful tulips stolen from his yard Sun
day night. The officers will keep a
speci.il lookout for this class of offen
ders. BIDS OPENED Bids wero open
ed Saturday in Washington for
furniture for the public building at
Akron. The bidders were Sextro
Furniture company, Cincinnati,
$l,fll3fMiddletown (Penn.) Furniture
company, $11137, and Robert Mitchell
Furniture .-company, -Cincinnati,
TYPHOID FEVER Miss Mattie
Haberkost, 137 Asli st.,aged IS years,
is ill with typhoid fever.
BIG SUNDAY BUSINESS The
finespringwealherattracted over 500
people to Randolph Park yesterday.
This popular .resort will this year
be made more attractive and pleas
ant than in any previous years. The
ATalh Co. did a hustling business
GOOD CATCH Dr. H. A Cole,
E. A. Heifer and J.H.Gehres caught
21G fish at the Reservoir.
sewer pipe manufacturers will leave
for New York AVednesday to attend
the meeting for the organization of
the Federal Sewer Pipe company,
FINE MENU The Sunday din
ners at the Buchtel are meeting with
popular favor. Yesterday an ex
ceptionally fine menu was served.
Siickle's orchestra furnished music.
EXCURSION More than one
hundred and fifty people joined the
first excursion party of the season to
' PRIA'ATF: FUNERAL The pri
vate funeral of Martha L. Haberkost
will take place at the residence May
2 at 2 p.m. Interment in Glenclale
FINED IN MEDINA AVilliam
Detrick of Akron and Harvey Long
were fined $10 and costs at Medina
for 'trespassing and severing crops
from the lands of another." Mr.
Detrick's bond was declared forfeited
and a warrant issued, but the for
feiture was set aie'e upon hisap
pearancc in court.
DIED IN CLEA'ELAND The re
mains of Gebhard Bos, brother-in
law to Father Braun, arrived in Ak
ron Monday from the home, in Cleve
land and was interred in St. Ber
nard's cemetery, iu the afternoon.
Mr. Boss was 58 years of ago. He
died of cancer of the stomach.
THE PIPE COMBINE The pipe
combine, which include- the Ohio
Tube eo'mpany of AVarren, in which
many Akron men are interested, will
be closed in a few days.
FEW APPLICANTS The' num
her of applicants at the recruiting
office is rapidly decreasing. There
has been but few applicants the last
four days." Curtis A. Rebeaux of
Akron, was the sole applicant today .
o., Tw ron.