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VOL. LX-ED. L. BLUE, PuDuahor.
PEREYSBUBO, WOOD CO., 0., PEIDAT, AUGUST 10, 1012.
$1.00 IN ADVANOE-NO. 25
R. P. BARTON,
Both Phones Main Twenty-seven.
PACIFIC GROVE AND OTHER POINT
E. L. Bluo Continues His Travelogue on Pacific Coast Cities and the
KEEP Off WALKS
Bicycle Riding on Sidewalks Should
HIT BY STREET CAR
Electric Car Demolishes Wagon
and Injures Occupants.
There Is an ordinance on the village
ordinance book which prohibits riding
bicycles upon the village sidewalks
and provides a penalty for so doing,
but for some time past the ordinance
has been permitted to become a dead
one, until the practice of riding on the
watts has become a nuisance both to
peaeatrlans and riders of bicycles by
reason of collision.
The condition on Front and Second
streots is at all times such that riding
on those streets is not at all disagree
able, and it is high timo that the law is
enforced ard riders given to under
stand that their presence on the walks
will not bo tolerated.
It might be proper for the Mayor to
give notice that the law is to be en
forced and thus give everybody a
chance to avoid arrest, aud then give
the Marshal strict orders to arrest ev
ery violator of the law.
Recently there has been several in
stances in which nccidenta have been
narrowly avoided, and it is well to
stop the practice before somothing
serious should happen.
On Monday afternoon an accident
occurred near Rossford which was a
narrow escape for two men and a
Jacob Hoffman and John Gross of
East Toledo were driving across the
Maumeo Malley track near RosBford
when'thev were struck by an electric
car. The one-horse wagon was mash
ed to kindling and both men thrown
from the rig and badly bruised.
It was at first thought that Hoff
man was seriously injured, but when
brought to the Rheinfrank hospital
for examination it was found that he
wob only bruised and that none of his
injuries were serious.
Mr. Gross was only shook up and
remained with the remains of the rig
while Hoffman was brought to Per
rysburg for examination and medical
assistance in cobo it was needed.
It was a narrow escape and was
caused by driving on the track ahead
of the car.
The trl-county Grangers picnic of
Wood, Lucas and Fulton counties will
bo held at Walbrldgo park on Wednes
day. August 14th. Everybody whether
Grangers or not are cordially Invited
to attend, Good speaking and plenty
of music will be features of the day.
A blgdlnner will bo served from 11:30
to 12 :30 o'clock after which the fol
lowing program will be carried out :
Beginning at 1 :00 p. m.
Song Pioneer Grange.
Address, W. B. Wood, of Monclova,
"How can the Grange and the Public
Best Co-operate for the General Im
provement of the Sural Communities?
Song Berry Grange, Lucas Co.
Address, Miss Jennie Buell. state
lecturer of the Michigan Grange.
Song Enterprise Grange.
Address, L.J. Tabor, "Grange Doc
trine and Good Cheer."
Song Monclova Grange.
"Were all medicines as m'erltorl
ous as Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera
and Diarrhoea Remedy the world
would be much better off and the
percentage of suffering greatly de
creased," writes Lindsay Scott, of
Temple, Ind. For sale by all dealers.
It Is not often that a scene like
the following can take place: On
Wednesday, August 7, at the resi
dence of Charles Wallace, on Front
street. Rev. C. W. Taneyhill baptized
June Elcnor Shepherd, of Rochester,
N. Y. Mrs. Margaret Wltzler, the
greatgrandmother of the child, pre
sented her for the sacrament, of bap
tism, while Grandmother Wallace as
sisted, and the mother, Mrs. Lulu
Wallace Shepherd, was sponsor for
the child. The officiating minister
was Its granduncle, and the grand
father, Charles Wallace, was also
Leaving San Francisco wo traveled
south over the coast line of the South
ern Pacific, which lino traverses the
hill a and through the canonB of the
coast range of mountains until we
reached DelMonto, Monterey and Pa
cific Grove, three beautiful resorts on
the Pacific shoro whore eternal sun
shine, caressing ocean breezes and en
chanting scenery abound and make
the visitor feel that at last he has
reached either the new Paradise or a
second edition of the Garden of Eden.
While enjoying this pipe dream and
thinking myself on the original spot
whore our first parents got wise and
thereby lost their job on Easy street, I
read that an Englishman bad discov
ered that the original, sure enough
spot where the Garden of Eden was
located is in India near the junction
of the Euphrates and Tigris river, and
thus 1 am rudely awakened from my
dream, but still think there are enough
beauty spots In the United States for
a full dozen Gardens of Eden, and
right here in this place is one whose
beauties of scene and climate will long
linger in the mind of one who is fortu
nate enough to once visit here.
Paciflo Grove is the place where my
friend, E. P. Averill and his wife
spend a portion of their winters, and
the wisdom of their choice can only be
appreciated by those who have visited
This place was originally a colony
started in 1800 by religious organiza
tions, who established here a Pacific
coast Chautauqua, and the Bteady in
crease in growth of the colony has
made it a charming place which is rap
idly becoming known as an education
al and art center. Off by the bay, on
"Lovers Point," is the Japanese tea
gardens, where tea iB served by the
Japanese after the style of their own
country, and here also Is located the
biological laboratory of the University
Leaving picturesque Pacific Grove,
our party was moat charmingly
entertained bv friends who gave us a
tally ho tour along the coast and up
through the forest, just outside the
town where the road winds and turns
until it reaches the shore at Moss
( Continued on
THE G. A. R.
ARE EVER AT WAR.
There are two things everlastingly
at war, joy and piles. But Bucklen's
Arnica Salve will banish piles In any
form. It soon' subdues the itching,
irritation, inflammation or swelling.
It gives comfort, invites joy. Great
est healer of burns, bolls, ulcers,
cuts, bruises, eczema, scalds, pim
ples, skin eruptions. Only 25 cents
at C. P. Champnoy's.
Woman loves a clear, rosy com
plexion. Burdoqk Blood Bitters pu
rifies the blood, clears the skin, re
stores ruddy, sound health.
Beach, and then follows the ocean
around the peninsula to Pebble Beach,
and many points of Interest follow In
quick succession Point Jo, Restless
Sea, Bird Ruck, which seems lobecov
ered with all kinds of sea fowl, the
Ssal Rocks, with thoir colony of seals
basking in, the sun light, the Ostrich
Tree, which" is formed of two immense
live oak trees their trunks and
branches so strangely located and in
terwoven as to greatly resemble the
bird after which it is named, and
thence wo went to Midway Point at
which spot wo stopped tor luncheon.
At this point, shaded by immense live
oaks, and protected from the spray of
the sea by towering rocks alongside of
which there is located an immense
picnic table, our party unloaded sever
al big hampers of provisions and with
the help of Mr. Belllne, who was our
guide, pilot and general superinten
dent, and one ot the best fellows who
ever drove a tally ho or cnoked a meal
over a camp fire, assisted by my
friend Rider, who helped In the broil
ing of the chops so that he might have
the largest one, with the advice of tho
ladies, we were served with one of the
finest picnic dinners it has ever been
the good fortune of this modest scribe
to enjoy. While here we watched
others of the party catching beautiful
sea bass, which were so large and gamy
that even Bernle Trudeau would have
been pleased to catch them and that
means some big fish. Again taking
our coach we drove along tho tortuous
course encircling the edge of the pen
insula, passing many interesting
sights. The quaint huts of the Chi
nese fishermen cling to the rocks, bits
of spars, masts and wreckage of ships
that have met their doom on the rocKy
coast are scattered about At "Rest
less Sea," that peculiar meeting place
of tho tides, the spectacle of the seeth
ing surf and immense waves breaking
far off the land is always an inspira
tion. The driye winds on through an
cient cypress groves, the like ot which
can be seen in no other part of the
country, altogether making a scene
of sea, sky, rocks and forest sostrang
ly and wonderfully intermingled as to
make it one that would bring joy
Day at County Fair Set Aside
Old Soldiers and Families.
Thh Woon county Fair Co. has is
sued invitations to every G. A. R.
post in Wood county requesting that
all veterans attend tho Wood county
Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 2G, 1912,
as tho guests of tho Fair company.
They will bo given free admission to
tho grounds, the' grand stand and
whatever othor courtisios it is
possible to extend. Tho veterans are
requested to bring their families with
Bowling Green Will Make
Date A Holiday.
WHY THIS HURRY.
Tho now armory that has been sijch a
long time in its building in Bowling
Greon, will be dedicated on Monday,
August 19, 1912, and Bowling Greon
contemplates aiaking tho occasion a
Gov, Harmon will bo prosont, and
there will also bo tho full Second
regiment of 800 soldiors and officora
Tho publicity committto also says
there will be an automobile parade,
and a good time, and that everything
will be free, and that everybody will
be mado welcome.
It sounds good, bo let's all go.
Fence Corners Properly Farmed Would Feed millions Now Hungry,
On Tuesday evening, August 20,
a meeting will be held at Rossbaoh's
pool room for the purposo of organiz
ing a football team for tho season of
1912. All old players and any now
players wishing to try out are re
quested to be present at this meeting.
C. C. CANODE DEAD,
O. C. Canode who resided on Indiana
avenue, here, was found dead in the
yard near his home, Wednesday
morning. Death was due to heart
Monday morning ho told his wife
that he was going to Rossford to look
for work. He did not return at night
as was expected nor did he send any
word of his whereabouts and It' was
thought he had met with an accident.
Mr. Canode was 47 years old and
has been afflicted with heart trouble
which at times rendered him uncon
scious. He evidently bad returned home
somo time Tuesday night and had got
ten within twonty feet of the house
whon ho fell dead.
Lator Tho Coroner's examination
disclosed the fact that ho had taken
carbolic add, with suicidal intent,
caused by despondency.
WATCHMAKER AND JEWELER.
Watches, Clocks, Jewelry. Spectacles.
000 Monroe St. Toledo, Ohio.
Near Mlohlgan Street.
Special care will bo taken with tho
repair of all kinds of Watches, Clocks
Dr. B. Kinsley
Offlco Hours: 8 to 11 a, m., 1 to
p. m. , .
OfiXos up stairs corner Front
and Main Streets,
Phoao Mcln 14
1 PJHUreiSVRO, OHIO. c.vlij
DE. J. M. MORGAN,
Electric and X-Ray Work
508, 509, 510 Nicholas Bldg.
Cor. Madison & Huron Sta. Toledo.
Edward M. Fries
having retired no Judge of tho Court
of Common Pleas, Is now engaged In
the general practice of the law, with
offices over Lincoln's Drug Btoro,
Viola street, Bowling Green, O
How can a black cow, fed on green
grass, give white rnilk? The Bible
doeB not relate all the miracles. How
can a citizen become progressive and
keep in touch with the world that
moves? The man who is willing to
spend a dollar where it will return
him more than one hundred cents
worth of benefit is keeping step with
common sense and marching to the
music of good investment. The man
or woman who travels and goes away
from home once in a while often finds
a bargain counter.
Last year, at the Ohio btato Fair, a
farmer purchased one hog that paid
his expenses to Columbus several
times over, besides improving the
breed of hogs in his neighborhood.
A city man who owned a farm, while
in the groat Agricultural Hall at the
State Fair in 1910 discovered a variety
of corn that added several bushels to
his yield per aoro in 1911. He mado
more than the legal rate of interest on
the money which he spent by coming
to Ohio's big Exposition.
Tho State Fair is a great picture,
painted by the brush of toil and skill,
dipped in brain and sweat.
Somo farmers farm because they
have to, while others farm because
farming pays. Some business men
are in business because thoy can't
get out; others are in business be-
FREDERICK 0. AVERILL
818 Spitzer Building,
B0BM Phoae 18B,
cause they are making money. Few
of us work for our health. Many a
patriot is a friend of the dear people
at their expense. The Exposition
helps every branch of business and
tends to add to the profits of human
endeavor. The State Fair is the
guide-board pointing to higher ideals
and better methods. The Exposition
is tho store house of what has been
accomplished in all the centuries.
Dull indeed is he who would neglect
an opportunity to see the finished
products of all the nges. The timo
taksn to visit the Stnte Fair is well
spent. Thg money required is a small
amount and well invested, with large
dividends, certain. Many things are
done which do not pay a profit, but
seeing and studying tho Ohio Ex
position will pay more than a hun
dred per cent. The date is the last
week in August. It will pay to bor
row tho monoy, if that be necessary,
to come. For catalog and informa
A. P. SANBLES,
In discusing a meeting at Bloom-
dale in which the ministers discussed
tho proposed amendments relating to
the Liquor License, Capital Punish;
ment and Woman Suffrage, the edi
tor of the Derrick says:
The subjects were handled very
interestingly by the ministors, but
merely on one side of tho questions.
The one thing that stands out
boldly regarding the Con. Con. is
the hurry to vote on the amendments
proposed. People should remember
how the proposition wus put to the
voters to call a convention for the
purpose ol amenaing the constitu
tion, at the election a couple years ago.
We venture to say thousands voted j
for the question and did not know
they did, owing to the arrangement
of the question on the ballot.
There is no reason for hurry. Fully
a year should be given over to the
consideration and discussion of the
proposed amendments before voting.
It is doubtful whether two per
cent of the voters of tne state under
stand them, or the motive for their
adoption. It is characteristic ol
Americans to act quickly and repent
It i3 the opinion of the thoughtful
and sincere thinkers of the state, un
prejudiced by the excitement of the
moment over a single idea involved,
that the little "African in the wood
Dile" is too much in evidence to war
rant a h rried consideration and vote.
Somo of the apparently innocent
appearing amendments, according to
reliable, authority, depend upon the
passage of some other amendment to
make them effective, often for vicious
The initiative and refejenUum
amendment is probably the basis for
more evil legislation than any other
On tho part of the writer our opin
ion is, unless we have more time to
consider these amendments, more
definite understanding of the object
back of them, three fourths or maybe
all will receive our little veto.
When in doubt, or not positive that
you fully understand tho purpose of
the 12 amendments proposed, vote
NO. There will be no great loss if
not adopted, and .20 years to ropent if
they prove defective.
THE TRIALS OF A TRAVELER
"I am a traveling salesman,"
writes B. E. Youngs, E. Berkshire,
Vt., "and was often troubled with
constipation and indigestion till I
began to uso Dr. King's New Life
Pills, which I have found an excel
lent remedy." For all stomach, liver
or kidney troubles they are un
equaled. Only 25 cents at C. P.
C. M. B. A. PICNIC.
The annual basket picnic and re
union of the C. M. B. A. of North
western Ohio will be held next Sun
day, August 18, at Navarre Park, To
ledo. There will be contests and races of
various kinds and a ball game be
tween the Perrysburg C. M. B. A.
team and a selected team from the
East Toledo branches. This game is
scheduled for 1:30 p. m. and should
prove very interesting and spirited.
The Perrysburg boys have.won every
ball'game at every annual picnic and
the Toledo bovs are determined to
take the laurels away from Branch
No. 29 this year.
There will be valuable prizes award
ed the winner of every contest. A
cash prize will be awarded to the C.
M. B. A. member having the largest
family of children in attendance at
There will be absolutely no charges
made and every member is invited to
attend and bring his family and
friends, also a well filled basket, and
and enjoy a real old fashioned reunion.
Mr. Wt S. Gunsalus, a farmor liv
ing near Fleming, Pa., says he has
used Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera
and Diarrhoea Remedy in his family
for fourteen years, and that he ha3
found It to bo an excellent remedy,
and takes pleasure in recommending
It. For sale by all dealers.
NAPS VS. NAVARRES.
One of the most comin ailments
that hard working people are afflict
ed with is lamo back. Apply Cham
berlain's Linlmont twice a day and
massage tho parts thoroughly at each
application, and you will got quick
relief. For sale by all dealers.
v FLYING MEN FALL
victims to stomach, liver and kidney
troubles just like other people, with
like results In loss of appetite, back
ache, nervousness, headache, and
tired, listless, run-down feeling. But
there's no need to feel like that as
T. D. Peebles, Henry, Tonn., proved.
"Six bottles of Electric Bitters," ho
writes, "did more to give mo now
strougth and good appetite than all
othor stomach remedies I used." So
they help everybody. It's folly to
suffer when this great remedy will
help you from tho first dose. Try it.
Only CO cents at C, P. Champney's,
Next Sunday, August 18, tho Per
rysburg Naps will cross bats with
the strong Navarros ot Toledo. As
both teams have been playing good
ball this season a fast clean game is
expected. Admission 15 conts.
Depository of tho U. S. Government, PoBtal Savings System.
Depository of tho Stato of Ohio.
This bank has a record of Thlrty-throo years success.
Commenced business In 1879.
Four per cent. Interest paid on deposits for one yCar,
J. DAVIS, D. K. HOLLENBECK, NORMAN L. HANSON, ,
President, Vice-President Cashier
R, R. HARTSHORN, Assistant GERTRUDE E. CHAPMAN, Assistant
Resources over $430,000.00.
Marion Roose will bo the leader for
the Christian Endeavor Society on
Sunday, Aug., 18. 1012. The topic be
ing "Christian Tact" John 1:4-20.
The meeting will begin promptly at
-i mi it ii ul
The Annual Sunday School picnic
will bo held at WalDridgo Park,
Wednesday, Aug. 21. Every mother
Is especially invited to come. If
children must come along thoy will bo
taken care of by a committee.
Members of this school aro request
ed to meet at the church at 8 :15 a. m.
and all take tho same car.
"I was cured of diarrhoea by one
dose of Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera
and Diarrhoea Roraedy," writes M.
13, Gebha'rdt, Oriole, Pa. There is
nothing bettor. For Bale by all
dealers, ,, j,