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THE MARION; DAILY MIRROR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 1907.
Store Closed Tomorrow On Account Of Holiday.
ONE DOLLAR SHIRT
You've paid $1.50 for si shirt not one whit better
style, lit, workmanship or quality.
The one number displayed in our Furnish
ing window, will give you an idea of the neat
ness of the new Fall patterns, now ready, Neg
ligee or stiff bosom, cuff attached or separate.
funeral From the Residence Wed.
Ulio ranuiins of Kdwurd Smith,
vho was found dead Sunday night
nt his boarding house in ( lovehind.
tycio bi ought lieio ut ten o'clock tills
morning and taken to tlio homu of
IiIh mother, Mrs. Clara Smith, of
"West Center Htieet. The deceased
was aged 18 yenis and had boon
( ' Clpveland for some time.
k'Tho funeral services will be held
at the residence Wednesday niurii
Ihg at eleven o'clock. Intel incut will
occur at Radnor.
Is this your year for n. Genulno
Seal Jacket' Thty will never be any
cheaper. Special display Wednesday
and Thursday at
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I READY 1
I MADE J
I CHILDREN'S I
There's no ase worrying
about matting children's
clothes when you can buy
them here ready made for
about the same price you
would have to pay for the
Neat little dresses
as low as
Stylish looking dresses
for girls from 4 to 14 years 1
old at 98c and up to $2.95.
See the new line of Bear
SHin Coats for children
they are very pretty and
not expensive either.
West Conter St.
We have ready for
your inspection a large
line of the new Fall suits
in Broadcloths, Serges
and all the new mixtures
in stripes and checks.
$10 to $35
Buy now and get the
advantage of a long4ca-
J. P. Ludwig
Marion's Specialty Store.
Council Plans For the Im
provements. REPORT OF THE MAYOR
Scores a Big Hit With
The Marion and Suburban Road Ac.
cepts the the Franchise Granted
lor several Extensions.
Tho city council did only business of
minor Importance, ut a regular meet
ing held Monday evening. All mem
bers Viero In attendance. The only
matter which caino to lelelve the ted
ium of routine huslnes was u pro
posed sidewalk improvement wWeh
Councilman John V. Wilson Int.o-
duced. A bit of reparteo between
Couucllman J. G. Setter and Mr.
Wilson, resulted and lor a time It
looked as though a question similar
to tho old South Prospect street de
bato would bo raised. However, it
proved Jlnnlly that Dr. Seller had
been jolting moro than anything else
and when It came io voting on the
Improvement, ho voted "yes" with th
rest of tho councllmen.
Mr Wilson nuked tho council to
order a sldowlak laid on Oak street
through the Lincoln Park addition,
wlikh lu to he placed on tho market
by himself and his partner, W. T.
.lones Tho petition was granted hut
when it came to taking n final voto
on the resolution authorizing tho
Improvement, Dr. Selter objected.
"I don't think it is light for coun
cil to order sidewalks down in all
these new real estate additions," said
the doctor "It looks to me as
though it Is Imposing a burden and
an Imposition on people who buy
lots In theso additions. They buy
tho lots supposing that tho sidewalks
havo been paid for and when they
find out differently, they are unable
to pay for the improvements. I
say, let tho real estate dealers pay
for tho walks themselves."
"The doctor is merely having an
other of his pipe dreams," Mr.
Wilson nnnounced. "I suggest that
wo proceed with tho ouslness."
After a short wait for Councilman
Phillips to return from another part
of the offices, Mr. Wilson inado an
"So tar ns our addition is con
ceited." said Wilson, "wo hnvo no
Intention or deceiving tho people. If
tho walks are not paid for, tho per
son buying tho walk will know It.
We don't do huslnes by deceiving
people. Possibly tho doctor does."
When the roll for tho adoption of
tho resolution wns called. Dr. Selter
hesitated a moment and voted "yes."
Everyone laughed and generally re
garded It ns a Joke on tho doctor's
Tho resolution yrovlded for tho fol
lowing stono walks: On tho west
side of North Main street In front of
lots No. 101 and 102. south side of
Darius street from Henry street to
Davids stroet, north side of Darius
street from Uncnpher nvenuo to the
Boulovard, and both sides of Mary
street from tho south line of tho Lin
coln park addition to tho Garden
City plko, south side of tho darden
City pike from Oak street to Mary
street, and the west gldo or Oak
street rrom the Garden City Pike to
tho north lino of lot No. 8424.
Previous t tho adoption of this
resolution, an ordinance had been
ndopted accepting William T. .Tonea
and John V. Wilson's Lincoln Park
nddltlon, consisting of 25 lots on Oak
Street, Just south of thoi park. Tho
addition will ho placed on tho mar
Tho monthly roport of Mayor Louis
Schorff, showing that ho collected
I1C1.G0 In fines and licenses during
Aue-ust, was nccepted.
"The mayor certainly gets In, the
money," Is what several of tho doun-
cllnien declared'. f t
On a motion riiado by W J. Gorton
and seconded by (Mr. Phillips, tho
service bourd was authorized tp lmvo
Street Commissioner Dlum lay n
narrow walk in what Is known ns tho
Kllng & Nelson alley, running from
South Main Btreet to State street,
the walk is to bo laid for tho bene
fit of residents in general and par
ticularly tho school children, living
east of .Main street, At present thero
is no crossing between Columbia
street and tho intersection of Dela
ware avenue and $tnte streets.
In tho future, Merklo alley nnd
Cinder alley nro to bo known as Mer
klo street and Summltt street, re
spectively. The coilncil was asked
to make these changes in the names
or tho two thoroughfares so that
tho street cars will stop. Doth nl
loys aro usea as much ns the nverage
street, but because they havo no
borno tho higher sounding name of
"street," tho electric railway company
refused to stop cars at that point.
Mcrkle alley Is tlio third nlley north
of Mark street, running from State
stroet to prospect street and Cinder
alley is practically nn extension of
Summltt street from Church to Cen
After many months of discussion
and delay, It is now likely that Court
street, tliat busy thoroughfare, run
ning casi nnu north or tho court
house, Is to bo widened At tho meet
ing Monday evening, motion was
carried, Instructing tho service board
to go ahead and widen the street
Tour feet on each side. A long timo
ngo, tho county commissioners con
sented to giving four feet off the
courthouse property but after that
there was a question as to whether
tho commissioners hnd authority to
mako tins grant.
A petition asking that the North
Main street paving be extended from
Kierx nvenuo to Fairground street
waB accented and a netltlnn tn nnvn
Mill street from Stato street to Main
was referred to tlio street and alley
A petition asking that tho first al
ley south of Walnut street running
irom ueiawaro avenue to Prospect
street bo partially tiled wns referred
to the service board.
A petltlbn'insltlngMhntHerr street
bo extended from Its present tremlnus
to Silver street was referred to tho
street and alley committee.
Mr. Gorton stated that somo tlmo
ago tho council instructed the Mn
rlon City water company to extend
us mains over Summit street. Hp
sold that this order had never been
complied with nnd he made a motion
that Clerk lFes notify tho company
to do the vork at once. Tho mo
An ordinance was adonted nrovld-
Ing tor levying special assessments
to pay for street Imnrnvemnnin Tn
pay for a stone walk on Clovoland
avenue there is lovled G2 cents a
lineal foot for a walk on Scranton
avenue, G0.4 a lineal foot for a walk
on ennsylvanla avenue, C0.C a lineal
1001, ror a walk on Miami street. C2.3
a foot, for a walk on Mound street,
i.j.j a root. For tho Grnna nvenuo
paving .the property Is assessed ?2.85
A bond Issue or J2.K0O la n lin
sold to meet tho cost or constructing a
storm water ditch from tho Marlon
cemetery to tho end of tho vin
street ditch. This drain will rniinvn
flooded conditions which hnvo pre
vailed for years during times or
heavy rains .
Petitions for sanitnrv onwm-a
Davids street betwen the present sew
er and the first nlley Bouth of 'nn,i
street, and on Bain nvenuo from tho
111 hi uuey east of State stient tn vin
street, wore referred to tho sanitary
A number of nronertv nwnoro tmm
Bennett street were present asking
that n storm water ditch and sanitary
sewer bo constructed on their street
to relievo flooded conditions. As
they wero unnhlo to say where such
a ditch would havo nn outlet, tho
matter was referred to tho service
A communication wns received from
tho Morion & Suburban Railway com
pany, accepting tho franchlso recent
ly granted by tho council, giving, tlio
company amission to extend tho
street railway over Georgo, Prospect,
Silver and Leo streets.
Tho meeting wns adjourned short
ly nftor 10 o'clock and it was de
cided to hohUnnotheHTseBlon .Mon
day evening, Septembor 30.
Knights of tho Golden Eaglo, Limo
City Castle, will meet at Wayside
Hall 10. O. P., West Center
street, -Wednesday evening, 8 n. m..
Sept. 18, 1907.
By Ordop of Trustees.
DEATH OF INFANT
Daughter of R. E. Davis of Pros,
pect Dies Tuesday.
Arthelda Jano Davis. nepi tnnr
months and eighteen days, died this
morning nt ten o'clock at tho resi
dence of her grandfather, .inv nnvia
on Uncapher Avenue, Tho causo of
uearn was cholera infantum, The
(uu wun jier parents, Mr. nnd
Mrs, H, B. Davis was visiting nt
tlio homo of tho grandparents when
tnkon ill. Tho funeral sorylces will
be held tomorrow nnd intormont win
occur nt Prospect.
'Whatever you buy,
Whenever you buy,
In dress or work Bhoes,
Just give US a try,
Beatty & Long-iulck aln nnd omnii
profits Bhoemon it ,
Case AgainsttMcCombs Dis
Roundly 'iScpre Humane
Mts. Jenkins Ktcr Attending the
Trial All, Daylong Gives Birth
to a Child'afTdnigbt.
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After a trlaiyaBtliiK 'i uny " on
day, during wldch; auout forty wit
nesses wefo oxmiiThed, Orvlllo Mc
Combs was acquitted of tlio chargo of
living in n s'tapf of adultery with
Mrs. Nina L. "ffenklns.
) The trial attracted more atten
tion man any ui;u. uns ncun neiu in
the mayor's cofirWor many months.
McCombs wns "arrested Inst week on
a warrant sworngp by William Foos
and tho case wnsprosecuted by the
Humane socletyjWtMcCombs lived for
a time in thls'fclty nnd later went
to live In a "hoiige located on tho
Sager farm soiitiiXbf Lnltuo. Mrs.
Jenkins was employed by him ns u
housekeeper. Tjjvo months nrter sho
had commcncedjtojwork Tor McCombs
she gave birth "tort child who Is now
two years ohlJKt the tlmo or her
arrest, she wnsSbout to becomo u
mother. The fliimane society main
tained thnt McCombs was tho fath
er of the unborn' child.
Tho defenso pfoved thnt McCombs
had taken the woman into his homo
and given her '.employment becauso
sho hnd no otlior plnco to ;o. Her
husband would Tiot longer live with
her, nnd she (could not go to tho
home of her parents. Tho fact was
established thatjhe had recently tried
to get her to leave, hut was induced
out of pity to tallow her to stay. A
large number 4or witnesses proved
that McCombs 'was a man of excel
lent character jfitid habits. Tho
contentions of flie prosecution wero
not proved In Jlio evidence and tho
mayor dlsmlssedjjtlio raso.
In summing up the case, counsel
for tho dofensofF. 13. Guthery and
H. K. HIU mercilessly scored tho of
ficers ,gf the Humane society . .
It was arranged that as soon as tho
trial was, concluded, Mrs. Jenklii3
shoujd ho t'nken to the county Infirm
ary. The otflcers or that Institution,'
however, did not come for her and she
was taken to tlio home of Mrs. Ed
ith Drake on r.nst Georgo street,
whero nt midnight sho gave birth to
a child. Her condition is qulto crit
ical. On tho witness stand tlio wom
an was an object of pity. She main
tained thnt her relations with Mc
Combs her benefactor wero per
fectly proper and tlio attorneys could
not entnnglo her into nn admission
that her unborn child was a child or
Tho woman will bo taken to the in
firmary as f,oon as sho Is In n condi
tion to bo moved. Her enso Is ono
or tho most pathetic which has
como under tlio Jurisdiction or tho lo
cal authorities in many months.
Dance tonight in Schwingor's hall.
DUMP WAGON CO.
WTPAMrO IMCnilrTMTi'i,iey woro Mrs- Eliza Vnn Voorhls.
IlMiMMr.N INMII.VrNILr o n ir. n..,i.i n.
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Vilianes 11. IVierKie IS Appoint -
Well Known Local-Business Con.
cern After a Short Life Goes
to the Wall.
iAs tlio result ftfj-n suit brought
in tho court f common, pleas, Tucsw
day morning, a 'receiver was ap
rjnoinlocl for Uie. Million Dtim
Wagon company, a concern wlii'ch
(has been in existnco only a bliort
timo. The reeeivor is Charles E.
Mciklo, who is empowered lo fin
ish Uio business iow on band and
thou clow (bo nffairs of tho com
pany to ,lho beselutcrosls of tlio
Tbo ointiiKH 'brc? iTorbort S.
Ing, Hurry p Bamluirt, David
M. Iliniimon, 01vl E. Mcrklq
nnd Hay H. Martin.
Tho petition states .that tha
company's bushiess ibn not been
jenaugb M feneel JIio imloblcdnew
and os n, resulf' Ma oopwsrn has be
camo insolvent, jSuiJ; was brought
through nttomojv Crissingcr nnd
B. P. SWOnnvVrrrn.rrt P. n,,
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uinwimea npjwaisora to
itJio cpmpiii(v'fl pyafwrly.
It you want ' .voTir Phm imni. i
tlmo for cold weather, you must hnvo
the alterations and" repairs done at
OllCO. Drlnir vnnr fun lii Wn.lnno.
day or Thursday 6fth Is week,
28-lt iwAimrcn a p.nwATintj
Tho Season's Bost and Newest in Neck Furs.
Jackets and Fur Sets.
Gonuino Alaska Seal Jackets.
Noar Seal Jackots In Reliable Grades;
Elegant Sablo Squirrel Jackets.'
Small Furs in tho Latest Shapes in Every Deslrablo Fur.
REPAIRS AND ALTERATIONS fflftSWS.ias
in your Furs for alterations.
WARNER & EDWARDS
REUNION IS HELD
McBeth and Campboll Famil
ies Meet Saturday.
Frank E. Coon of this City is Elect
ed President Seventy Mem.
Vers Were Present.
Tlio eighth uiinuiil iciiiilou of tlm
Mcllcth nnd Campbell families was
held Su,turday, September lltli at
ltrush ltldge, Ohio, with uNut fov-
enty inonlers of tho two fnnllles in
attendance. Tho forenoon was spent
In th' ruceptlju of guests and lu
prcp;iili:; tho sumptuouB dinner
which was served .nt the noon hour.
No program had been arranged
for the occasion but snortly ufter
dinner an Impoituut business session
was held nnd tho old officers all re
elected for Ihu ensuing year. They
President, Frank 12. Coon, Murlon.
Vo President, Frank MuOotli, No-
Secretary, D. 13. Fornbaugh, Upper
Tieasurer, Frank lllalr, Novada.
Tho following executive commltteo
was appointed by tho president:
Mrs. .Alary McBeth, Novuda; Mrs.
Samuel Mahaffoy, Marlon; Mrs. Har
ry Ilurk, Nevada; Mrs. James Mat
tlson, 'Upper Sandusky and Mrs. II.
C. Cnss, or Murlon. " '
For tho first tlmo slnco tho hnld-
Ing of tho first annual reunion, dur-1
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lag tho past year death had entered
tho clrclo ot tho two families.
Tin eo members were called homo.
- i - -, ........ , ..,.,.,. "...,.. wit. 'n(.
.tlnlnn, Upper Sandusky, nnd . Danlpl
VanVoorhls, of Potosi, Mo. A com-
nilttco. composed of D. B, Fornbaugh
of Ul)nor Sandusky. Hairy Burlc'or
Nevada and John McBeth,
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Sandusky, was selected to draw up
resolution on tho deaths ot tho de
It wns determined to meet next
year at tho same place, tho time to
bo solected by tho president and sec
ictary. Tho guests present rrom arnr
wero Mr. and Mrs. Georgo Harmon,
or Kansas City, Mo., and Mrs, Mary
Fur opening tomorrow nnd next
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DIES AT PROSPECT
Mrs. Elizabeth Dill is Called
Death Was Caused by Old Age and
Complication of Diseases
Funeraf Wedaesdayr" '
Mrs. Elizabeth Dill, aged 89 years,
died at her homo ono and ono-huU
miles south of Prospect at C o'clock
Monday evening, Her dontlso was
duo to old ago und complication ot
Tho deceased was ono ot the oldest
residents ot Delaware coipity and had
lived at the plnco ot death tor over
sixty years. Sho was an nctlvo
member of tho Prospect MoUiodlst
church arid a highly rt'spected Chris-
WARNER & EDWARDS
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY,
Two sous, William Dill, of Colum
bus, and Joel Dill, of Prospect, sur
vive. Seven grandchildren nnd two
groat grandchildren nlso survives.
Funeral services will bo conducted
from tho homo nt 1:30 o'clock
Wednesday arternoon. Itov. J. J.
Hnlllday, pastor or tho Prospect M,
R. church, will oiriclato. Interment
will bu made in tho Itadnor cometery.
HAND IS CRUSHED
Michael Monahan Meets With Pain,
Michael Mountain, employed by
tlio Marion Gas cuiuimny tawl the
I flt Jlnjrer of tho ridit hand badly
eriiMiod while walking on a .pipo
line yesterday noon. iA Jiosivy
ludg ihainnioi fell uioii llto mein
liw mangling it in a seriousi man
ner. Ifo wns lakun .lo tlio olllco
of Dr. II. J. I)vor where, ho rc
cmved mirgicnl attention.
Tho order or Kastijni Stars met last
night with n large uttendunuo. After
transacting tho tegular loutluu busi
ness u social session was enjoyed.
Kosciusko Jodgo tmet hist night
nnd conferred tho Initiatory degree on
ono candidate. ,
Mlzpah encampment, I, O. O. F.
Will meet tonight to muko final ar
railgementH for tho trip to Moirnl to-
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o( tho local encampment will Instl-
tuto uu encampment ut Morral and
tho evening will be concluded with u
rlftl til nllil 1 tn ( it f In .iimnnln.l
ir : .i V i -i.mi.
it tho.Morrul encampment will
start with at leust thirty members.
Kosciusko Lodge, No. fi8, I. O.
0. P., conferral the initiatory do-
firco, on one (Miididato nt u regular
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Main bhot Monday evening.
At a well attended meeting or tho
Deiitschor Bund held last night nr
lufigemonts woro lpado tor holding
two muslcales during tho month of
November. The first Is to be held
In tho Grand Opera Houso on Novem
ber (i. Francis Mac.Mlllen or tho
Royal Opera company ot Berlin and
pno or tho most noted violinists In
tho world will nppear and with his
company or nrtlsts will give a concert
thut will undoubtedly provo ono of
the finest ovor given In tho city.
Agnln about tho latter part of tho
month ot November another concert
will bo given under tho auspices ot
tho lodge. However, this ono will
be given solely by local talent. Ex
tensive arrangements nro being mado
for tho ovonts nnd the succoss of both
Circuit Court Began Operations This
The Circuit court onencd its Sen-
tomber session at 1 o'clock this at
ternoou with all three Judges, Norrjs,
lltirln and Donnelly, on tlio bench.
Tljo assignment ot cases wob Immfed-
latoly taken up and work will bo
carried on through tho remainder or
tho week, Sixteen' cases aro on the
docket, but a number will bo curried
ovor until tho next term.
A known fact tho best shoo valuos
In ,MarJpn are given by Beatty &
long. Try them.
SPECIAL OPENING AND DISPLAY
SEPTEMBER 18 and 19.
We have given up the foor space
in the Curtain Department to this
display of Furs. The advantages
of early selections are very appar
ent when you investigate the Fur
(lufcs anb Societies.
Tlio iWoinan's Homo Clrclo will
meet Thursday afternoon at tho
home of Mrs. Charles Sfoco on South
Tlio 0(jt)f.lau Sunday School
clii'-s of the Qerinau ,M. K. church
Iieltl a mcotiug at tho Jiotno of
Mis Minnie Scliweinfurth of Soutli
Puwpoet shrct last evening. Pi'ao
lictilly nil of the members wen
present nnd a veiy interesting ses
Following a abort musical and
liloraiy )ixigrnin, u bnsiuess ession
wiih cond noted and tlio, ofllcerM for
llio PUMiiug year wero named. l?e
frcwluncnts were forved and a cood
social limo wus enjoyed. ''
Is now putting on Fall
airs. Our trimmer is now
here and ready to supply
your wants. Bring in
your old hat; a few
touches here and there
with a little new trim
ming will make it look
like new. Prices a little
lower than exclusive mil
linery shops. That's why
our trade is succeeding
each season. '
The Big Cash Store
D. B. GODDSELL
North Main St.
GET THE OASH HABIT
choice of the shirt
waists in our win
dow. Don't fail to
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