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FREMONT, SANDUSKY COUNTY, OHIO, FRIDAY, JUNE 25, 1875.
KO. 26. '
Has just returned from the East with
THE LATEST NOVELTIES IN
And is now showing the most
Fashionable Goods in
The Largest and Choicest Display in the city.
City Provision Store,
Next Door to Post Office, Fremont, Ohio
.11 i i 1 1 1 ma ,t r
unaernui s mammotn grocery is tne Leading nouse in
. Town for Fine Teas and General Groceries, Vegetables
of all kinds, Dried Fruits, &c, &c.
Dried peaches from
Crackers 4 lbs. for. ... ,
toaps, 4 to o Dars lor
" Other goods at correspondingly moderate prices at.
MAMMOTH GROCERY AND CITY
PARLORS, ko., Next
. i i i ii
, . . 50c to $1.00
8ic to 10c
22c to 28c
10c to 16c
... ' 10c to 12c
; . , . . 30o dozen
10c to 20c
25o to 35a per dozen
.$1.00 to $1.30 per bushel
,.y. . 20c to 22c
PROVISION " STORE,' ICE CREAM
door to tbe Post Office.
REAL ESTATE BROKERS,
Rooms Nos. 9 & 11, Chamber of Commerce,
TOLEDO, OHIO. "
Twelve and a half acres of land, well located and all platted Into lots.
Seven lots to the acre 140 feet deep. Surrounding lots retailing for $350
to $800 each. This piece ia offered at $1,210 per acre, about $180 for
each lot; will take some other property as part pay to the value of $5,000,
and balance on good time.
18 acres out Monroe Street, choice investment for the price, $2,250;
$250 cash, balance 1, 2, S and 4 years, 6 per cent interest
120 acres prairie land, well located, for $000 cash worth $1,200.
Lot No. 354 T. P. Brown's addition on Indiana avenue, fenced nicely,
for $425 cash.
Block of three story brick dwellings on Erie street, between Madison
and Adams streets, finely improved, in splendid condition, with water
gas, ana sewerage, w ui rent for
70 acres fine land in section No. 10, Lake township, Wood cotyity,
Ohio, at $80 per acre, $1,000 cash, balance in four equal annual payments,
six per cent interest This is a number one bargain.
320 acres fine prairie land, within three miles of Clarinda, county
seat of Page county, Iowa, will take other property and pay difference, on
1,000 acres of choice land, heavily timbered, at $1 50 per acre.
70 acres land well located within eight miles of the Post-oflice, at
$40 per acre. Surrounding lands selling at $65 per acre.
40 acres land six miles of post-office in Lucas county, well located,
t $3,500; 500 cash, balance $500 per year, six per cent interest. This
is one of tbe best bargains offered.
Choice dwellings; price $1,200 to $3,000 each, in the city, well lo
cated, and on easy payments.
Building lots in all parts of the city from $150 each to $8,000. Pay.
menta to suit.
ten per cent and all taxes. Price of
Booms Nos. 9 and 11, Chamber of Commerce.
Mile. M. E. BELANGER'S
Corner of Front and State Streets,
s, :, mm mm patterns
OLMSTED'S Sl CO.'S
Berlin Bazar Patterns
In latest styles and most artistio designs
ai reasonable prices.
sSCall for Snrinsr
The Best Pictures at the
Lowest Rates !
C. P. SHUM AIT.
Havlne mirclised the material owned bv S.
Arnold, and taken the PbotoirraDh Roomi fn Odd
Fellows' Block. Is DreDared to acconimndatu
Havinflr had an experience of aereo ream at
baaineas, he feels confident f being able to pro
ALL WORK WARRANTED .
And will be rendy at tbe tlms promised. If jrou
wini uuou nciures cau.
Prompt attention given to all callers.
CP. s HUMAN.
FARM FOR SALE.
J ..... 1 The An (arm, known aa the; .
IsijiiX Angus Campbell Farm,
mBtmamm containing 190 sores. Whir two
ahalf miles southwest of GlbaoB burgh, is offered
at private saie. tu seres Diearsa, Daiaitce goou
timber. Koufe with 4 rooms, two wells good
water, and fifty choice fruit trees. This ts s
opportunity to buy a form cheap, for further
particulars inquire of
W. H, or J. J. CAMPBELL, sear the premises,
4-3tJ 1 Executors of Angus Cambell.
THE DIABETIC CURE!
Green Springs, Sandusky Co.,
Continues to be tho
WONDER OF THE AGE
IN ITS MARVELOUS . CURES OP
Diabetea. Diuresis, Uravel, and
- all kinds ! Kidney and
The Diabetic Curs ts a separate Institution
the Water Cure.
WTo be convinced send for circular and sworn
testimony. " . 1S-8T
GEO, C. STAHL,
Real Estate Agent,
NO. 9 COOK'S BLOCK,
Corner of Adami and Superior Street,
, TOLEDO, OHIO.'-
Farms, Houses and Lots, and vacant Lots
on hand and tor sale at lowest market prices.
tr Call and see n. 5 ' rf. C. STAIIL.
HERE WE ARE
To let tho People know that onr large stock ol
Has arrived. The Aral stock ol Crockery
Directly from England for this town, and I
uow saieiy say inai 1 nave tne
That has ever been on exhibition In Bandaskr
County, and the beauty ot the thing Is theie is
? direct Importation, r order sent to
iuuiaci.rera in Uuxlaud, by myself, and
Utile With tlm LrUMt J.Lm1. inurl...
I mean business, and I will Mil at lower nrl-.
than ever before. I Invite one and all to call
see the anest stock ot Crockery ever on exhibition.
Poit Clinton has a dentist.
Elmore has a street sprinkler.
Van Wert baa an artillery company.
The spring term of the Fremont Union
Schools closes to-day.
Three little boys wore bitten by dogs,
in Port Clinton, hint week.
The Port Clinton Post Office has been
removed into new quarters.
Van Wert celebrated the Centennial
of the Battle of Bunker Hill.
The report of the County Commission
ers will be found on the insula of this is
sue. Mr. C. Bollmeyer has leased Mr. Geo.
Clark's interest in the Ottawa County
The office of the Bluffton Standard
is to be removed to Dunkirk, Hardin
A new paper called the Sun lias been
started at Lima. It is not remarkably
Lima will celebrnte the Fourth, with
a procession, nreman s parade, basket
Jay Cooke's Island of Oibvatter, will
be sold, in front of the Pttt-iu-Bay
House, on July 1.
Martin Geigle, of Elmore, who re
cently attempted to commit suicide by
shooting himself, is dead.
Van Wert has a man who is 99 years
old, and great care is being taken of him
to save him for the centennial.
a Doy named Eugene Henly bad a
couple of ribs broken, while coupling
cars at Kenton, a few days since.
Extensive preparations are being made
at Findlay for the unveiling of the sol
diers' monument on the Gth of July,
Mrs. A. B. Kudo, of Genoa, received
a severe fracture of the right arm, by
being thrown out of a buggy a few days
A group of five horses, standing un
der a tree near Castalia, a few days since
were struck by lightening and instantly
Mr. Isaao M. Keeler has put a new
foundation under his house, and is build
ing an addition at the east end of his
The grocery store of J. A. Jones, of
Norwalk was robbed of $20 worth of con
fectionery and cigars on Thursday of
Two men were arrested in Tiffin, on
Wednesday ot last week, for passing
forged orders on boot and shoe and
A barn was destroyed by fire in Ober-
hn, on Tuesday night of last week, to
gether with a quantity of grain, a buggy,
and other articles.
The closing exercises of Lake Erie
Seminary, Poinsville, will take place on
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday,
June 29th and 30th and July 1st.
Mr. George Gosline, formerly engag
ed on the Ottawa County News, has tak
en editorial charge of the Oak Harbor
Press. We may now expect to see the
Press as a newsy paper.
A few days ago, a little boy named
Harmon Bobison, living at Defiance, was
kicked by a horse, his skull badly smash
ed, and part of his ear out off.
Mrs. Joseph McClure and her little
ohild, living near Van Wert, had a nar
row escape from drowning by falling
into a well, on Sunday, the 13th inst.
On account of sickness, Mayor Hine-
line, of Elmore, last week sent in his
resignation, and Hon. N. C. Leland was
appointed to fill the unexpired term.
Mrs. W. B. Lutes, nee Cronise, of
Tiffin, the first lady lawyer admitted to
the Bar of Ohio, has retired. Case-
voice from the cradle pleading its cause.
Messrs. Davis k King proprietors of
tne JN orwoik juaruie . works nave pur
chased the Union Marble Works of L
W. Bostwiok, of that place, and will
consolidate the two.
- a lew aays ago, at banuusky, a po
liceman named Coon Baker, it is stud,
attacked a crippled son of Geo. J. Bohr
bacher, on his father's premises, without
cause or provocation, and brutally beat
him with his club.
A boy named Uriah Morgan had his
leg broken in two places by a large oak
plank slipping and striking it, while at
work on the breakwater in Port Clinton,
on Monday of last week.
Near the Lake Shore depot, on Tues
day night, Mr. Lucas' ponies, driven by
two boys, became frightened, ran away
and fell into the sewer on Croghan street
The buggy was damaged slightly.
The recent explosion of the boiler of
the looomotive Berwick near Sandusky
was caused by its defective condition,
owing to a large number of stay-bolts
having broken previous to the accident.
The hard work of cutting grain with
a cradle is made much easier by using
the improved grain cradle sold by
Thompson k Co. Those in need of one
should call and see them before pur
A locomotive has been on trial on the
O. C. C. k I. road whioh drew seventy-
one loaded cat's with ease. The usual
number is about thirty. The locomotive-
is an Eastern production. The improve
ment is in the boiler.
A few days ago as a train on the C. S.
k C. road was passing through a bridge,
near liffln, two desperadoes set upon
Jas. Turner, of Green Springs, and rob
bed him of $133. No trace of the rob
bers could be found.
The Commencements of the Ohio
Wesleyan University and the Ohio Wes
leyan Female College at Delaware, both
occur next week.
There is nothing better this weather
than a glass of Thomas, Grund k Lang's
Ginger Ale. It is ahead of even their
Soda water and that is saying a great
Mr. J. M. Harkness' livery stable, at
Norwalt, was destroyed by fire on Fri
day, the 11th inst. Adjoining buildings
were threatened with destruction, but
through the exertions of the firemen
were saved. JjOss, 82iO00.
On Monday night of last week, some
person entered off the office of the Chroni
cle, at Norwalk, and carried the electro
type heading of the paper and other ar
ticles, of no valne to any person but the
publisher. The object of the thief is
Van Valkenburg says we accused Hop
ley of carrying a private bottle while at
Columbus. We did not say private
bottle, but a private glass a spyglass
which answered the purpose. At least
quite a number tried it, and didn't make
any rye faces, either.
Piatt Brash has put down a splendid
flag stone pavement along the Wayne
street in front of his residence, and made
himself alike a subject of admiration and
onvy to his neighbors. We would sug
gest to him, however, to continue the
good work, on his Birchard Avenue
The amount of the funded debt of
Ohio is 37,98(5,135,30. The total value
of the property in Ohio, as valued for
taxation in 1874, was $1,580,379,424,
which raises a sum annually for State
use, amounting to about $1,250,000.
The total levy for all State pnposes last
year was three and two-tenth mills.
On Wednesday evening of last week,
a man named Joel Loose, iiving at Flat
Bock hung himself with a hitching strap
to a beam in his barn. No cause is - as
signed for the act. . He was, however,
somewhat intemperate in his habits, and
it is supposed he had been drinking on
the day when he committed the fatal
When we meet Bro. Balsley, of the
Fremont Journal, at the Heathen con
vocation, at Put-in-Bay, on the- 15th
prox., we intend to put a ragged-edged
nead on mm lor remarking about our
bowels and "Houlev's class." Honlev
didn't have any gloss that amounted to
shucks Kenton Democrat.
"Tis distance lends enchantment to
the vie w. " The glass looked bet ter than
Bev. Dr. n. M. Scudder, in a recent
address, endeavored to show that Ralph
Waldo Emerson's and the Hindoo the
ology are alike in the following particu
lars: (1) They both deny that there is
an individual soul. (2) They disavow
the existence of matter. (3) They re
ject an outward revelation. (4) They
repudiate the notion of sin. (-3) They
scorn the idea of man's looking away
from himself to a Bedeemer.
About two weeks ago Dr Hudson, of
Medina, together with two young men
went to the Medina county Infirmary
graveyard to dig np the body of a pau
per, and while at work removing the
dirt some one fired a shot-gun in the
group, the load of shot taking effect in
the doctor's face. One shot lodged in
the eye ball, and numerous others were
dug out of the side of the face. The
sight of one eye is distroyed and per
haps of both.
Regrets are useless things, it is said,
and yet we regret veiy much that we
could not take advantage of ' the kind in
vitation of the Atchison, Topeka and
Santa Fe Railroad Company, to- accom
pany an editorial excursion from Toledo
to Grenada, Colorado. The excursion
was to be nndorthe personal supervision
of Mr. Kahlo, of the firm of Kahlo k
Crowe, of Toledo, and we knew would
be oonduoted in a liberal and courteous
spirit. Our business enganments, how
ever, would not permit.
The rather strange circumstanoe ol a
freight train standing on the main track
of a railroad, with all hands asleep on
the oars, was seen south of Fredericktown,
Knox county, Ohio, a few days ago. An
express train hove insight, the engineer
of which seeing the train at a stand still
ahead, with no sign of life about it,
checked his train and went on foot to
explore. The engineer, brakemen, con
ductor and nreman were waked up, but
had no excuse to offer for the manifest
neglect of duty. The train was shifted
to the side traok to let the express go
It may not be generally known that
Asa Bigelow, the New England Bible
reader, strange in his migratory habits,
and noted for having read the Bible
through nearly 60 times by course, is at
present a resident of Northwestern Ohio.
we nna ine loiiowing paragraph in aa
exchange, from a letter written by the
singular man to his New York namesake,
himself not unknown. "I was born in
Colchester, New London County, Con
necticut, in 1784. My father moved to
Vermont in 1786. I returned to Marl
boro, went to Maaaaohnsetts, and from
.1 L - 1. Oai i .r
mere ui we mate oi new xork, I re
moved to Uluo in 1814, ,here I have re
sided since, except three years in Michi
gan, l nave read the New Testament
through 10G times, and the Bible, by
course, 45 times. Never used specs, and
can read tne nnest print without them.
My 'postoffioe address is Bairdatown,
Work on the foundation of tho Ginn
block on Front street is going on as
rapidly as possiblo.
Mr. John Stierwalt, the contractor
for building the residences of Messrs.
Burgoon and Andrews has the frame
work of the former's building nearly
completed, and the foundation of the
latter will be ready for the carpenters m
a few days.
Mr. Foster is now putting the roof on
the elevator of Underbill & Moore, and
it will soon be completed.
The American House, Toledo.
We last week dropped into the famous
American ilouse hotel, at No. 110 St.
Clair street, foot of Perry street.Toledo,
which has of late been growing largely
in publio favor as an excellent commer
cial house. We found there had recent
ly been a change in the proprietory, and
the present principals are Mr. W. H.
Gaines and Mr. H. O. Hamlin. The
former gentleman has the advantage of
almost a life long experience in the bus
iness is most courteous,, affable and
devoted to the interests of his guests.
Mr. Hamlin, originally of the Island
House, is also emphatically "the right
man in the right place," he being ex
tensively known and highly esteemed
u vrijr cucm oi commercial j
men. lue house is one of the moat ex
cellently appointed in the city, and un
der the present proprietory, conducted
in a manner that commends it to the
most favorable consideration of a travel
ing community. The rooms are exceed
ingly well furnished and the cuisine is
par excellence. Omnibusses run to and
from each train there is an excellent
billiard room, barber shop and other
conveniences attached, while the terms
are reasonable as anv house .' in
the city 82 per day. In view of
these facts it is little wonder tho house
grows so rapidly in publio favor, and
while we would congratulate Messrs.
Gaines and Hamlin , on their present
daily full register, wo- would strongly
recommend visitors to give this house a
call if they desire the best of treatment
on the most reasonable terms.
SOLDIER'S RE-UNION AT FREMONT.
The Gallant Old 72d O. V. I. Once
The Gallant Old 72d O. V. I. Once More Rally---The Boys Heartily Enjoy
The Gallant Old 72d O. V. I. Once More Rally---The Boys Heartily Enjoy a Mutual Chat---Are Regaled at
the Festive Board and Conclude with
On Thursday the 17th, agreeably to
circular invitations the boys of the old
seventy-second once more came togeth
er to mutually indulge a chat over old
i . . ,.
oy-gones ana revive uiose countless as
sociations of such varied interest. There
was a very large muster at the Union
Hall in the forenoon, and the martial
strums of the old fife and drum band
of the regiment seemed to re-inspire
each patriotic heart with its accustomed
enthusiasm. General Buckland presid
ed, and on the platform were several
others of the old officers. The Gene al
greeted his hearers with a hearty recep
tion and stated that the present gather
ing was not designed to be a grand dem
onstration similar to that last year held
at Clyde, but simply a re-onion of
the seventy-second alone to indulge a
friendly chat friendly greetings and
afford them an opportunity to again as
sociate in a qniet way. Captain J. M,
Lemon was the orator of the-day, and in
a thrilling address fraught with inci
dents, anecdotes, &o., taken from his
own private diary which was heartily
appreciated and enjoyed. We are nna
ble to give a full report of it this week,
owing to its length, but purpose yet
giving publication toit. Several others
also indulged a few remarks, which
were listened to with marked attention,
and great interest, geniality and ready
sentiment prevailed. Soon after one
o clock a splendid dinner was awaiting
the guests in Opera Hall, where a num
ber of ladies had kindly lent the charm
of their presence to preside at the tables.
Over 400 persons partook of the abund
ant spread, and at its conclusion the
business niceties- was held in Union
Hull. Among the proninent speakers
were General Buckland, Captain Lem
on, Major Snyder, Dr. Gessner, Ex-
Gov. Hayes, Colonel Eaton. The offi
cers for the ensuing year were elected as
Gen. B. P. Buokland, President.
O. Bmnthaver. Vice President.
Maj. S. A. J. Snyder, Secretary.
Capt. A. Nuhfer, Treasurer.
It was decided to hold the next meet
ing at Helena in this county, but the
date was left to be decided by the Exec
utive C ommittee, who will duly notify
At the ball, in the evenings which was
held in Opera HulL There was a very
large attendance, and a most agreeable
evening was spent.
The re-uuion, as a whole, was admir
ably carried out, Major Snyder and the
other members of the managing oom-
miuee ueiug mosi inaeiutigaole in ca
tering for the comfort, enjoyment and
entertainment of their guests. The oc
casion was quite a "red letter" day in
Fremont, and one that will long be
ohensued with most agreeable associa
id the minds of all who partici
pated in it.
A True Account.
CLYDE, O. June 19, 1875.
Editob Journal: Wa send you'
Green Spring Sentinel containing state- .
ment in regard to the death of Oeorgo-'
Kline, who died in Clyde, of delirium
tremens, on 11th inst., and would re-
quest you to publish the statement in
order that the false impression which
has gone abroad concerning the matter '
may be corrected. The statement given
the facts as they occurred; and we fully
approve the Marshal's conduct.
Z. Perrin, Mayor; B. Week, Alex -Ray,
H. B. Tiffany, C. S. Keating,
Milo Hunter, Councilmen; G. H. '
Grates, Station Agent; John Lefever,
A. Hutchinson, Trustees; Chas. L. Dir-.
lam, John M. Lemmon, Peter Kimble,
Township Clerk; P. W. Parkhurst,
D. Soper, M. D; S. M. Terry, Village
DEATH OF A MAN IN CLYDE, WITH DELIRIUM
Much has been said regarding this
affair, and many conflicting reports cir- .
diluted. We have taken sjms pains to
get what we consider a correct report of
it, which we submit to our realers.
Last week Monday evening the Mar
shal at Clyde, Mr. Molconi, was notified' .
that there was a man, laving in the de-
pot drnuU nnJ that he ;honU 09 taker
care ol. He proceeded at once there.
and found the man laying on the bench
in a state ot ueostly intoxication, with .
nis ciotuing uadlv disarranged and per
son exposed. He shook him and en
deavored to arouse him thinking to Ret "
him upon the train for Tiffin, but it waa
of no avail, the man could not stand up-' .
on his feet, and he was taken to the cal- '
aboose. The next morning (Tuesday) -he
was taken before his honor, Mayor
Perrin and fined $3;00 and costs, and in
default of payment he was again seafc
back to the calaboose. Here he re
mained Tuesday and Wednesday, and
Thursday morning Mr. Mttlcom discov--!
ered that there was something wronir
with him and told Mayor Perrin that her,
was either drunk or crazy. Perrin in
structed the Marshal to tell him if ha
would promise to leave town that ho
would be set at liberty. This was com
municated to the man, .but no promise
could be got from him. He was. how-'
ever let out to go where he wished.
During Thursday afternoon he wan
down town no less than three times, and
returned to the calaboose of his own
free will. Toward night Mr. Maloom.'
discovered that he appeared to be worsa
and called Dr. Soper in to- look, at him.
The doctor after looking at him. said:'
"The man is all burned out. and the
best thing you. can do is- to open the .
door and let him out so he can make up
a nest to die." Dr: Hamden was called
who also said h had Delirium Tremens.,'
Dr. Eaton was also called who said the
same thing. The Marilial then saw Mr.,
Lefever, one of the township trustees.
and by him was instructed to have Ea
ton render any and all assistance in hia
power to the man. Dr. Eaton gave him
medicine and also told Malcom to give
him a good drink of whisky, and by the'
time the train came in going South be
probably could be sent to Tiffin, where ha -had
f riend3 living, The whisky was
provided and given to him. Lefever
told Maloom to let him remain there un
til the train was dae, so he would know
where to find him. and then went to the
depot and procured a ticket to take thai
man to Tiffin. On Malcom going to
take him to the train, he found him by
the privy, in the back room.. A light,
was struck, and he was discovered to be
litorarly wallowinp- in filth. Mr. Mal
com picked him np and carried him into
tne front apartment andi laid him upon
a blanket, and immediately went to the
depot and informed Mr. Lefever of his
condition, requesting him to see him.
in reply to this Mr. Lefever said "he
had no other place foe him." Mr. Mal
com then remained with, and took care
of him as. long as he- could, an j leaving
mm witn xfetet .Hubert, and once more
went to see Mr. Lefever, this time at hia
house and told him. that he "must find a
lace for him and a man to take care of
um, as he could not take care of him all
day and all night; Arrangements were
made with Pete Hubert who was to re
main with him the balance of the night.
inis was nt ten o clock. At ten forty
five Mr. Malcom again wout to see him.
and thought he appeared worse. At ten
minutes alter 2 Mr. Malcom was aroused
from sleep by Dr. Eaton, who told him
the man was dead, 'i'he-v then carried
the body to the Engine House where it
was laid out. That the man suffered
for want of victuals, water or air is false.
Good victuals were carried to him three
times each day and fresh water the same.
That he smothered is also false, as dur
ing Thursday, dsy and night he had-
with the exception of a few minutes,
perfect liberty to go where he pleased,
and during this time the marshal was
with him nearly all the time. That he
died in the calaboose is also falsa, as he
was taken out, and as before stated
went where he pleased, during the en
tire day. That the calaboose was filthy
the next day, no one denies, as how un
der the circumstances could it be other
wise? A statement is going the rounds that
no man could live in this place. To
show how false this is, we have only
to call attention to the case of J. Hol
brook who was to reoaain in the place
three days, not long since. Some well
disposed man pitying him, sent him
dollar to pay for the hut day, which he
put iu his pocket, choosing to keep the
money and remained in the time out.
If there is any blame to rest upon any
one in this matter, it certainly is not up
on those who did their best to take care
of the unfortunate man, but to those in
Clyde who sold him the liquor to make
him drunk and who have been so very
anxious to place all blame in vhe matter
upon the authorities.
Sandusky Register and Tiffia Star are
requsted to oopy.
The freight rates over the B. 4 O. and
the Pennsylvania roads have been ad
vanced frem six to t?n per cent above
the rates prevailing before the compro-