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distinguished spirits as George Wash
ington, Patrick Henry and other lead
ing inhabitants of the whole spiritual
Some time after the weird wed
ding, of which -there is no earthly
record and of whichHeinlein denied
knowledge, to me, Mrs. Thomas
charges that Mrs. Emma Powell and
her daughter Pearl, plump and pretty
and twenty, visited her church. She
accuses Pearl Powell of flirting with
the handsome organist during service
and of causing him to fall in love
with her and thus making him un
faithful to his "spirit-world wed
ding!" "It's ridiculous for Mrs. Thomas to
attempt to hold my affections by de
claring we were spiritually wedded,"
said George Heinlein to me. "I play
ed the organ for her and was inter
ested in spiritualism, but that is as far
as it goes. Whoever heard of a wed
ding in the astral plane, anyhow?"
Pearl Powell lives with her mother
in East Wheeling.
. "I went to school with Ella Thomas
when we were both little girls living
in Pennsylvania near Blairstown,"
Mrs. Powell said. "But r lost track
of her for years until she sent me a
message through a friend to tell me
to come over to Bridgeport to her
church. So Pearl and I went a cou
ple of times. The second time she
wrote me a letter which said: "Stay
away from my church and keep your
daughter away unless you can stop
winking at married men!" She meant
Heinlein, claiming he was spiritually
married to her. Then she wrote to
my husband, telling him to keep me
and Pe(arl from 'murdering her
spirit' by flirting with her 'spirit
mate!'" "I don't care what George Heinlein
or Pearl Powell have told you," Mrs.
Thomas declared to me afterwards.
"They all know that George is my
spirit-world husband and that no one
has the right to take him from me.
"He is my mate for all eternity and
ao woman can really take him away j
from me. But any woman who tries
to do so slowly murders me, body and
soul, and I am going to get justice
"It is all nonsense for prosecuting
attorneys to tell me that the courts
of earth have no jurisdiction over
spirits and that they cannot recog
nize a neaveniy wedding, tvery- pi
bodv in mv church knows I am SDirit- Sr
ually mated to George Heinlein. He
is a spiritualist and he knows as well
as I do that such marriages are the
ONLY KIND that are indestructible!"
HOW PEOPLE MARRY IN THE
"It was one evening after the ser
vices of our church were over that
the 'spirit-world marriage' between
myself and George Heinlein occurred.
Its process was this:
"Simultaneously our souls left our
bodies and soared into space, where
they suddenly met. There, while un
earthly ' music played about us, we
exchanged that exquisite soul-kiss
that made us one forever.
"You cannot mistake the marvel
ous soul-vibration, the spirit-thrill,
that tells you when you have met
your spiritual mate. There are many
persons who never know this thrill.
They are blinded by earth-love. It is
possible to have one earth-mate and
one spirit-mate, and it is only in rare
and perfect marriages that you find
your spirit-mate and your earth-mate
in the same person. When you find
both mates in one, you know rapture
and ecstasy beyond the power of
words to describe.
"In such matincs earth and heaven
ARE one! The spirits vibrate to- y
geuier. iiuie ceases iu ue, ana a
happiness earth-bound persons can
not realize becomes, continuous."
Judiciary committee approved or
dinance for special movies for adults.
Suit for $226,000 estate of Sarah
A. Hawley remanded for new trial.
228 new street cars to be purchas
ed by surface lines.
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