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THE PERRYSBURG JOURNAL
VOL, LIII.-ED. L, BLUE, Publisher.
PERRYSBDR&, WOOD 00.. 0., FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2, L906.
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FOUND DEAD IN BED
Miss Nellie Boor was found dead
in her room Wednesday evening at
the home of tier sister, Mrs. W. E.
Clark, of Bradner. Sho hud gono to
the room but a short timo before the
discovery of her death, and it is sup
posed that her sudden domiso wus
due to heart disease.
Miss Boor was a mute. She was
the daughter of Cessua Boor, who ac
quired much wealth in Wood county
and removed to Fremont, Ind., where
ho died. Sho was about thirty years
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Home Phone 1499.
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DECRIES SPOILS SYSTEM
Attorney General Ellis Says People
Wont Stand for it.
Attornoy General Wado H. Ellis,
responded to a toast at the McKInloy
banquet at Norwalk, O., Monday nlgbt
and in bis speech promulgated some
strong truths, which should bo con
sidered by every clUzcn of the state.
Ho responded to tbo toast "The
Republican Party." Expressing re
gret that the subject had not been
assigned to another, Ellis declared:
"Thero never wa3 a timo when the
Republican party of Ohio so much
needed, as It does today, some great,
strong man to speak for it."
Tho balance of Mr. Ellis' address
was In part as follows:
"All over Ohio tonight thero are
men ready to rcnounco party alle
giance, and somo even ready to hang
their heads and deny that they were
over Republicans. But let it be un
derstood that whllo somo Republican
practices wero rebukod at tho polls,
all Republican principles wero in
dorsed, for a majority of tho legisla
tors elected aro Republicans, and all
tho candidates on our stato ticket
savo tho governor wero elected.
"The real trouble is that wo havo
not had caucuses enough. We havo
had too many orders from head
quai'ers and not cnougb councils of
war. Hereafter tbo Republican party
must rule Itself. Tho danger has
been from somebody else ruling tho
Republican party. As to tho conven
tion he'roafter, It must express the
sentiment of a majority of tho party.
Loss of Governorship.
"Last year tbo groat body of Ohio
Republicans wero for Theodore
Roosevelt and all that ho stood for.
Wo had been better off If we had
frankly said so. This equivocation
on tho president's policy cost us a
"If It had not boon for tho double
meaning of tho platform the senior
senator from Ohio would not have
found it opportune to discuss the
railway rato question at Bollefou
talno and tho secretary of war would
(Continued on Eighth Pago.)
Startling But True.
People tho world over wero horri
fied on learning of the burning of a
Chicago theatre in which nearly six
hundred people lost their lives, yet
more than five times this number or
over 3,000 peoplo died from pneu
monia in Chicago during tho same
year, with scarcely a passing notice.
Every ono'of thoso cases of pneu
monia resulted from a cold and could
havo been prevented by tho timely
uso of Chamberlain's Cough Romedy.
A great many who had ovcry reason
to fear pneumonia havo warded It off
by tho prompt Uso of this romedy.
Tho following Is an instanco of this
sort: "Too much cannot bo said In
favor of Chamberlain's Cough Rom
edy, and ospoclally for colds' and in
fluenza, I know that it curod' my
daughter, Laura, of a sovero cold,
anl I bllovo saved her llfo when sho
wns throatenod with pneumonia." W.
D. Wilcox, Logan, Now York. Sold
by Wra, Comstock & Son, '
FOUND 1 R. R. TRACK
Old Man Picked Up Was Strict
en with Apoplexy.
Gotliob Wickor, aged about sovon
ty, was found unconscious along tbo
C. H. & D. tracks, Thursday, about
two miles north of Tontogauy.
Weaker was taken to tho homo of
Peter Euhlor whero ho has been mak
ing his homo and Dr. Eddmons, of
It was presumed that the man had
been struck by a train but an exami
nation revealed the fact that ho had
boon stricken with opoplexy.
Weaker is still alivo but no hopes
aro entertained for bis recovery. Ho
was once married but his wife's
whereabout aro at present unknown.
Somo years ago hj owned a Bmall
patch of land north of Tontogany but
tins he Bold and has since been living
at Euhlor's and tbo infirmary. Ho
has no relatives other than hia'wifo so
far as known.
Later Wicker was a bachelor.
Ho died Friday. He was well known
and well liked.
NEW BUSINESS ENTERPRISE.
There is prospect that PorryBburg
will soon have' another banking insti
tution if plans which aro now being
considered, aro successful.
Perrysburg capital will bo largely
intrusted in tho new venture but
it is expected that outsido parties will
also bo represented.
Tho now bank expects to bo capi
talized at SoO.OCO, and a new bank
uildiug will be erected in tho Spring.
PERRYSBURG LID ON
The Village Gets in Line with Big
Mayor Bowers has turned down the
"lid" of Perrysburg, and put a brand
new lock upon it and ordered Mar
shall Joe Fuller to see that no ono
picked the lock.
Tho Marshal notified tho proprie
tors of all saloons to keep their places
of business closed all day Sunday
and tbo order was carofully observed
with no attemps to violate tho same.
Tho hours for closing during tho
week is placed at 10 o'clock p. m. for
every night except Saturday which is
DEATH Of MRS. C. C. GUNDY.
Mrs. Gundy, wife of ex-County
Commissioner Gundy, died at her
home in Tontogany, Thursday last.
Mrs. Gundy was ill for many months
from what was thought to bo a tumor
on tho brain and death came after
many loug days of patient suffering.
Tho deceased was the widow of ex
Probate Judge Tuller, having mar
ried Mr. Gundy a fo.v years ago.
Sho leaves no family savo her hus
bund and two sisters and a brother,
Young People's Christian Societies
Tho rally of tho Young People's
Christian societies of Wood county,
closed its session at B. G, Saturday.
Tho county organization, for which
purpose tho meeting wns called, was
Tho officers elected by the union
aro: President, II, E. Leonard; vice
president, C. H. Brisbin; secretary,
R. W. Fember; treasurer, A. G. Wal
tor; superintendents, missionary,
Georgo Weaver; juuior, Eva Zingg;
citizenship, C S. Hobart; press, F. W.
Boswell; lookout, Rev Clydo Darsio.
Chamberlain's Cough Remedy the
Tho soothing and healing proper
ties of1 this remedy, lis pleasant tasto
and prompt and permanent cures havo
made It a favorlto with peoplo every
where. It is especially prized by
mothers of small children, for colds,
croup and whooping cough, as It con
tains no opium or other harmful drug,
It may bp given as confidently to a
baby as to an adult. For salo by Wm.
Comstock & Son,
FOUND NEAR THE RAPIDS
and Buggy wero
Last Friday niqht a fino horso and
buggy were found in ' a ditch near
Grand Rapids, Wood county, and
wore taken to n livery slablo for Bufo
kcopiug. Tho animal was a big brown
horso weighing about 1,200 pounds
and worth 200 Tho buggy hnd red
and black running gears, nnd rubber
tires, and worth 100.
Sheriff Reeco waB informed of tho
find and finally learned that an out
fit answering tho description had been
stolen from James Spickle, of Bolle
vuo. As tho thief does not appear to
havo offered tho outfit for sale any
where, it is probable that it was
stolen with tho solo purpose of get
ting tbo fellow cut of tho country as
soon as possible to escape punish
ment for somo other crime.
Perrysburg W'll Have Fine Driving
Track Next Summer.
The Perrysburg Driving Associa
tion hold a.meeting on Tuesday even
ing and elected officers, as follows:
Presidont E. A. Underhill,
Sec'y and Tres. Dr. I. S. Bowers,
Ex. Committo Georgo Moser,
Dr. L. Chapman,
Tho Executive Committo was au
thorized to build sheds and stalls
suitable for tho care of the horses,
and to have tho track properly prej
pared for the season's driving.
Thoro aro 2G members of the Asso
ciation and they propose to make tho
Association a success and will offer
somo fino sport for the public .uext
CELEBRATES 90th BIRTHDAY
John Ilolliger pleasantly celebrat
ed his ninetieth birthday anniversary
Saturday, by entertaining relatives at
his home. About thirty wero present
at this delightful family gathering and
a birthday dinner was served. Those
present were Dr. F. 13. Zumstcin and
family, Miss Minmo Wisner of De
troit; F. ilolliger ana wife, J. Mclnnis
and wife, Mmes. It. Negele, It. Ueu
tinger, George Cornelius, George
Itoether and Miss Margaret Turner of
Toledo ; "Rev, "E. A. Tovoy and wife,
George Kemp and family, K. Danz
and family and Mrs. Samuel Fahror.
John Ilolliger and wife located in
Perrysburg in 1S54. Tbo pioneers of
the Maumeo Valley aro each year be
coming fewer ; old ago is creeping up
on those who. are Jolt, and it is indeed
a privilege to know one of these, and
to hear from his own lips, stories of
thoso earlier days.
Mr. Ilolliger lias lived a life of use
fulness and Is well preserved far his
years. Ho is widely and favorably
known and has set an example for tho
rising generation, of sobriety, honesty
and industry. Ho is a Christian man
who shows forth his belief in his daily
life. In tho pioneer clays his homo
was a haven of rest to emigrants ; bis
purse was always open to tho needs of
the poor, and now in his old age with
his estimable wife, he -is enjoying th
fruits of bis labors.
John Ilolliger and wife celebrated
their golden wedding in 1001 and their
relatives took advantage of that happy
event to demonstrate tho affection in
which this worthy couple is held.
FACE AT THE WINDOW
Homo talent of Dunbridgo will
present a play by the nbovo title at
tho I. O. O. F. hall, ou Thursday nnd
Friday evenings of this week. Tho
company havo boon very diligout in
their efforts to put on a good show
and will, no doubt, succeed.
Afraid of Strong Medicines.
Muny peoplo suffer for years from
rheumatic pains, mil prefer to do so
rather than tako tho Btrong medicines
usually given for rheumatism, not
knowinf that quick rollof from pain
may bs bad simply by applying Cham
berlain's Fain Balm and without tak
ing any mediclno Internally. For salo
by Wm. Comstock & Son,
WOOD COUNTY NEWS
Happenings in and About the Court
F. H. Crawford, formerly of Perrys
burg, who has conducted a general
storo at Bairdstown, O., in a petition
of baudruptey filed in tho United
States Court, says his liabilities
amount of S13,906.l0and nssests $11,
579.31. Crawford asks that a cow bo
exempt from tho bankruptcy law, but
in Wb assets includes a horse, fifteen
years old, valued at S10.
In tho suit of Treasurer Fearnsido
against Leopold Franc aud others for
tho collection of $G2.2i, taxes aud
penalty, on lot No. 1-13 in Millbury,
tho court confirmed the solo of the
Tho court also confirmed tho salo
of lot No. 322, Millbury, in tho suit of
tho Treasurer against Abbie L.
Grove and others for ST)n.r9, faxes
Tho appointment on tiio Brillhart
ditch was approved Friday morning nt
tho hearing. Tho ditch is located iu
Tho apportionment on tho David
Hummoll ditch was approved Wed
nesday. Tho ditch is in Webster
In tho suit of William W. Copus
vs. Tho Solar Refining Co. the plain
tiff was given a verdict of ?3,000
damages by the jury. Motion was
made for a now trial. Copus had
sued for S10.0CO damages. Ho al
leged that his light leg had been
broken by a heavy tube which fell in
a tower in which ho was working at
Galatea for the defendant and that
tho fall was tho result of negligence
on tho refining company's part. Tho
jury took a similar view of tho cir
cumstances. Martin Sader has commenced suit
for 510,000 damages against the T. &
O. C. Ry. as he is a minor, tho action
is brought by John Sador and through
Attorneys James & Kelly.
Ho states that he was employed as
a section hand on tho road on Decem
ber 18th, 1905, under tho road's fore
man, Jacob Mass. He says the com
pany's duty was to provide a safe
meaus of travel to his work, but that
instead, thoy furnished a handcar
ono of the handles of whmh was mado
of poor and damaged timber so that
it broke while lie and others were pro
pelliug the car.
He says he was consequently
thrown off in front of Hiq car aud that
it, with its weight of men aud tools,
passed over his body, doubling and
twisting him up so that its entire
weight rested upon his neck and back
thereby injuriug his spine, wrenching
his limbs and bruising him. Ho says
he has been permanently
from performing labor, has
great expense for medical
and has endured and will
pelled to cnduio incessant
reason of his injuries.
Florence Greenough baa been ap
pointed guardian of Melya and Edith
David Main and A.C. Pargollis, ex
ecutors of estate of John Hood, havo
filed th'jir first partial account.
Tho will of Barbara ITeilman hns
beon admitted to probate.
Makes delicious hot biscuit,
griddle cakes, rolls and muffins.
An afcsolirtely pare, cream of tartar powder.
flOVAI. DAKINQ ppWOER CO., NEW YORK,
i NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS
Miscellaneous News from Neighbor-
ing Towns and Country.
Lime City, Jan. 31, 06.
Mrs. Lula Bauman and daughter
of Toledo wero visitora of Fred Bau
man and wife tho first of tho week.
Geo. Lintner, wifo and baby and
John Lintner, wifo and family wero
Sunday visitors of Geo. Lintner Sr.,
Albert Roitzel, wifo and daughter
aro visiting relatives nt Oak Harbor
Miss Mayno who has been tho
guest of Fred Bauman, wifo and
family for tho past month returned
to her home in Toledo, Wednesday.
Geo. Johnson of Blissfiold, Mich.,
spent Sunday with Albert Reitzel
Wm. Scholo, storekeeper, and Mrs.
Hanson, postmistress, "aro new telo
phouo subscribers on tho Limn rsiv
Isaac Whitson and wifo attended
tho funeral of Mrs. Sarah CW nt
East Toledo on Saturday afternoon.
Albert Koitzol and wifo attended
the party at the homo of Geo. Snnnrl
and wifo last Tuesday night.
iUrs Doyle of Ironvillo visited rnln-
tivos here ovor Sunday
Albert Dewland of Swnnton ia via.
iting friends hero
Mr Collins of Iowa is the cnpst
,1T r, , . ... . .
ocnoie, it is reported, was
sleepy oyer tho Masquerade that
torgot to removo tho paint from
L J Ross of Toledo called
friends here Wednesday
Stony Ridge, Jan. 31, '00.
Tho Ladies Homo Mission hold a
very interesting meeting at tho homo
of Mrs. Jim McCutchen. Dinner was
seryed and a good time enjoyed.
A party af about 75 friends called
at tho home of Wm. Swartz and wifo
last Tuesday oyening where music
and dancing wore enjoyed.
Dowling, Jan. 31, '00.
Mrs. Geo. Getz spent Saturday in
Art Wallace, wife and family vis
ited Frank Sly nnd wifo of Bowling
Miss Mabel Simmons was tendered
a surprise on Saturday nicht bv
about 27 of her young friends. Thoy
report a very enjoyable evening with
music and games.
Edw. DeVerna and wife of Dun
bridgo, Rev. Smith of Toledo and H.
F. Brown and wifo of this olace Sun-
dayed with James Beard and wifo.
Dist. 15, Jan. 31, 0G.
Miss Mary McDougal spent last
week with Miss Mabel Rideout in
Miss Winifred Bowers of this place
went to her home in Toledo, Friday,
to attend tho High School Gradua
tion exercises and the Saturday mat-
ineo nt tho Valentino.
Miss Louise Kraus returned to To
ledo Friday evening to attend tho
graduation of her sister.
Bates, Jan. 31, '00.
Leonard Packard called on Her
man Kindorvator, Monday.
Miss Clorissa Beitel spent Sunday
with friends in Toledo.
Miss Erna Kindoijyator spent an