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THE LAKE COUNTY TIMES PAGE THREE .-1 7 - '4 ' i. Y. . i 1 Gary News Mrs. J. C. Cooper is suffering from a Lad cold, having- been confined to her room for several days. Ora L. "U'ildermuth left for his home at Star City, Ind., this morning where he expects to spend the holi days. The Lake Shore trains from the east are all running late this morning on account of the heavy snow and wind etorms through Ohio and eastern In diana. Victor Falkenau, president of the Falkneau jOonetruction company Is here today partly for the purpose of looking after the progress of the work and partly to attend Justice court, his com pany being defendant in a Buit there. The Lake Shore has nearly completed putting on the cinders for the team track around the depot. Three car loads of cinders were used, making the approaches to the depot and freight house more easy of access. Julian Youche of Crown Point spent yesterday forenoon here. Mr. Youche is one of the men largely interested in the purchase of the banks at Indiana Harbor and East Chicago. The bank at Tolleston in which he is Interested ex pects to open in about two weeks. The contract for the erection of the four story office and store building to bo built by A. F. Knotts, was awarded to the Clark Construction company of Chicago. This company has the erec tion of several other large buildings here. Mr. Clark, president of the com pany spent yesterday afternoon here making preparations for excavating and closing his contract. The contractors for the structural steel and Iron work are beginning to slacken somewhat in their work In the higher parts of the building on account of the heavy cold winds that have been blowing for the past few days. The work is going forward unhindered how ever on the lower portions and great progress can be noted dally. The Falkenau Construction company began this morning the work of putting up the steel frame for the offlco build ing just north of the river. One of the large locomotive cranes was run down yesterday from the work on the ma chine shop and Is now at work un loading and hoisting into place the heavy structural frame work that goes to make up the skeleton of the struct ure. Hegewisch News Horn, to Mr. and Mrs. John Martin dale, a fine baby girl, Dec. 20. Mr. and Mrs. Neal of Burnham start ed today for Tennessee, where they xpect to make their future .home. WANTED Girl for general house work. I. II. Silverman, 13501 Ontario avenue, Ilrgewlsch, 111. 12-21-3t. Mrs. Moran and Mrs. Harry Ren barger called on Mrs. C. Mcltlll Thurs day afternoon. Mrs. Piere Guthrig of Park Manor entertained the Kvening Pedro club at the home of Mrs. Masterson In Krle avenue, Wednesday night. W. J. Moran has severed his con nection with the Western Steel Car & Foundry company and has gone to work for the Ryan Car works. Ike B. Silverman's up-to-date Liquor House. The most complete stock of wines for medical and family use In Hegewisch. Special prices from now on during the Holidays. 13501 Ontario avenue 12-14-1 m. East Side News. Carl Chrlstianson of South Chicago was an East Side visitor yesterday. The "East""Side Events" was circulat ed on the East Side today. Donald Currans has resigned his position with the Federal Furnace company. J. A. Anderson's residence, at 103rd and.Ewln: avenue, will soon be ready for occupancy. The funeral of Mrs. C. II. Hicks was held today. The remains were sent to Kankakee, her former home, for burial. Charles Smith of the East Side has taken a position with the Federal Furnace company at lOSth street and Calumet river. Miss Lizzie Klopsch and Bert Brown were married today by Rev. J. Fler tag. pastor of the German Lutheran church. The ceremony was perform ed at the home of the bride's parents, 1071S Greenbay avenue. South Deering. Miss Helen Reid is on the sick list. Mrs. Scully and daughters were chopping in Chicago Friday. Little Dennis O'Keefe of Hoxle ave nue Is reported sick. Frank Harris was In the city yes terday. The little daughter of Mr. and Mrs. McDonald is on the sick list. The public schools closed Friday and will not open until Jan. 7, 1907. Mrs. T. Navin of 109th street has fully recovered from her recent spell of sickness. i L. Prince and Miss J. Kiminskt at tended the Calumet theater Wednes lay evening. Mrs. James Smith and children have arrived from Canada to spend the holidays with her mother, Mrs. Kin zie, in Hoxie avenue. Miss K. "VV. Cullen, assisting prin cipal of the Marsh school, left today for Cuba, where she intends to spend the holidays. Mr. McNealus' horse and buggy was upset Into the ditch on lOSth street today. The driver and rig were res cued by a passing teamster without in Jury to either. ROSELAND AND KENSINGTON. The toboggan slide at Palmer park is again being erected. Mrs. Sterrman of 11826 State street has gone to visit her people in Ham mond. The Oxford market In order to keep In the front ranks is having a large electric sign put up. Next Sunday evening at 7:30 o'clock at the Bethany church a Christmas song service will be given by the choir and organist. They will be as sisted by Miss Flora Waalkes and Richard "Waalkes. Everybody is In vited. A number of the friends of the Misses Elsie and ETllne Granbauer of Woodlawn were delightfully entertain ed at their home. Among the guests from Roseland and Gano were Misses Bertha Becker, Selma Peterson, Alma and Ruth Pohle. Burnside and Daulphin Park. Miss M. Whelan visited with friends in Woodlawn Thursday evening. Mr. Walsh and family are moving into their new home in Lyon avenue. Mrs. J. Moran of 9317 Lyon ave nue Is entertaining her sister, Mrs. M. M. Black, of Jollet. Miss Margaret Green of 1815 92nd place visited friends In the city yes terday. Hobart News George Pederson was a Chicago visit or yesterday. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Johnson spent Friday In Chicago. Dr. F. W. Werner was in the city yesterday. Peter Jacobson visited with his his mother in Chicago yesterday. Miss Etta Henderson left Friday for Silver Lake, Ind. where she will spend the holiday vacation with her parents. " Court Hobart No. 3, I. O. F. of A. elected the following officers Thursday evening for the ensuing term: C. R., W. Strom; V. C. R., Fred Thompson; Treas., Fred Rose; F. S.. C. F. Heck; R. S.. J. E. Mellon; S. W., Frank Bel kow; J. W., Chas. Hamilton; S. B., Fred Maybaum; J. B., Geo. Thompson. The newly elected officers will be Installed at the first meeting In January. Crown Point The funeral services of Mrs. W. A. Clark will be held tomorrow afternoon. Harvey Hlldebrandt is home from school for the holiday vacation. Mrs. Ed Simmons of Chicago is vis iting with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Ames. Miss Stella LaRoehe went to Goshen, Ind., to spend the Christmas holidays with her sister. Adolph Kushl and family have oc cupied the property he recently pur chased on East Joliet street. Miss Mary Curtis, principal of the high school, left this morning for Syra cuse, Ind., where she will spend the holidays with relatives. Aurltor Johnson has about 200 coun ty warrants of various denominations awaiting claimants. Under the law un less these are cashed before Jan. 1st, the money will go back Into the gen eral county fund. Tolleston Contractor Rutz and Kurth have started a new house for Chas. Henke. J, C. Harlan was in town last even ing looking after the interests of the carpenters. Mrs. Fred Harms lias been visiting her sister. Mrs. Richard Smith in Ham mond for a few days. East Chicago Miss Ella Lyons of Elkhart, is visit ing Mrs. A. H. W. Johnson. Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Irist. a baby boy Thursday night. R. G. Howell leaves tonight for his home In Ohio. A very large crowd attended Christ mas exercises at the Congregational church last night. Lesh Hascall arrived home from Pur due last night, and will spend the holi days with his parents. On account of Christmas the Rolling Mills will be closed from Saturday until Wednesday. Mr. Ross, superintendent of the Block-Pollock company, is spending the holidays at his home in Pittsburg. E. W. Wickey and G. H. Lewis are in New Orleans, La., looking after busi ness interests there. Mr. Francisco, shipping clerk of the Republic Iron & Steel company, left last night for his home in Dowayiac, Mich., where he will remain until after Christmas. Rev. Van Auken leaves tomorrow night for Middleville, Mich., where he Joins his wife, and they will spend Christmas with Mrs. Van Auken's par ents. A Christmas service will be preached tomorrow night at the Methodist church, the subject being "Angels Sal vation." Music will he furnished by the Sunday school orchestra. Exercises were held at most of the schools yesterday, each teacher hav ing taken pains to make the afternoon enjoyable for the children. Especially pretty were the kindergarten rooms at the Wallace school. They were tastily decorated with holly. Valparaiso News. Miss Edith Applegate of Sycamore, III., is home to spend the holidays. Sherman Walters of Hebron was In the city on business yesterday. Robert Pierce of Pittsburg is at home to spend the holidays. Miss Grace Fox is visiting in Chi cago with friends. The contractors completed the Lowen stlne alley today. There is a penny photo gallery opened on Monroe street, now. Mr. and Mrs. Prosens, after spending a ten days' honeymoon, returned to their home in Michigan. Edward Brown was fined $5 and costs by Mayor Williams for assault and battery. Adelbert Dobbins of DeMotte, was fined $26.25 by Justice Louderback for stealing a ride and beating a con ductor on the Erie railroad. The suit of Charles Foster vs. Val paraiso city school board, was tried yesterday afternoon and Judge Tuthill awarded Mr. Foster $1,147.10 as super intendent of construction. STONY ISLAND. D. Britton is on the sick list. Mr. Carr has recovered from an at tack of the grip. P. Johnson of Burnside left last night for California, where he Intends to make his home. Oitt Math, a car inspector at the Nickel riate, was taken seriously ill at his work Sunday morning and had to be taken to the Union hospital at Englewood, where he was operated for appendlcites. West Pullman. S. R. Dennis left Tuesday night for New Orleans, La. Miss Myrtle Bihl of Wallace street, is on the sick list. - A. J. Smith and family will go to Hamilton, New York, to spend the holi days. Mr. and Mrs. James Patton of Eggle ston avenue, will spend Sunday in Mor gan Park. Mr. Linn of Union avenue, is enter taining his brother and family this week. The Woman's Foreign Missionary so ciety held a reception, in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Ward, who are missslonaries from India, at the home of Dr. E. Frane Monill. It was a very pleasant affair and was much enjoyed by all who attended. St. John News. Carl Gerlach returned from Ham mond Friday. John Berwanger of Hammond visited relatives in St. John yesterday. Eberhardt Thlel was a Chicago busi ness visitor Friday. Mrs. Mary Keilman of Chicago Heights, formerly of St. John, was in St. John yesterday. James Elliott, day towerman at the Monon and C. I. & S. railroad crossing, is visiting his parents at Delphi, Ind. Auction bills for the personal prop erty sale of August Batterman. liv ing one-half mile south of Greuzburg, for Dec. 2S, are out. The local merchants are doing a rushing business. Christmas shopping has increased the usual number of cus tomers, so they are kept busy till late in the night. r Robertsdale Mrs. Joseph Wistenberger of Harrison avenue, was a Chicago visitor Friday. Mrs. C. Wonnocat of Harrison avenue shopped in Chicago Friday. Mrs. D. B. Hunt and daughter Avis of Hammond, visited friends and rela tives here yesterday. Robert Murton of Indiana Harbor called on friends in Robertsdale Fri day evening. Miss Mamie Hebert of Lincoln avenue has recovered from a recent attack of neuralgia. Mr. and Mrs. James Nlckolson of Roberts avenue, and nephew Thos. Nlckolson of England, were Chicago visitors last evening. Miss Kate McKenna of Lincoln ave nue has resumed her duties at O'Keefe's restaurant after an illness of a few days. Mrs. Chas. Stross and daughter Ella, Mrs. William Dunn, Miss Mary Stein and Harry Stross went on a shopping trip to Chicago today. John Slalter of Johnston, Penn.. is spending the holidays with his aunt. Mrs. Joseph Witsenberger of Harrison avenue. Messrs Jake Wakson and D. B. Hunt of Hammond formerly mail carriers of this place, expect to be transferred to Texas in the near future. The Franklin school held their Christmas exercises Friday afternoon, many parents and friends being pres ent. The Robertsdale Evangelical Sunday school will hold their Christmas exer cises Monday evening, Dec. 24, at 7 o'clock -sharp. The Sunday school scholars will render the greater portion of the program and the choir will give several selections. A good program is promised and all are cordially invited to attend. Dyer News. John Miller of Griffith was a Dyer business visitor yesterday. Mrs. Frank Scheldt and the Misses Barbara and Tillle Scheldt made a shopping tour to Hammond yesterday. Rev. William Berg of Scherervllle was here yesterday visiting with Rev. JI Flach. John DIedrich of Roseland, Neb., who has been visiting here, left yesterday afternoon for his home. Mrs. John Gusenberger and Mrs. Lorenz Margraf left this monrlng for Hammond where they will visit with friends for a few days. The exercises given at our public schools yesterday afternoon were well attended. Not only patrons but others as well were present. Lowell News. Miss Cora Hayden . Js visiting rela tives at Sherburnville, 111. A great deal of corn remains un husked In the fields. " - There is now prospects of a white Christmas. The Knight hotel has recently been provided with steam heat in every room. Wesley Morgan of Chicago put in the new heating aparatus. Charley Anderson went to Chicago Thursday to consult Dr. Greenfield, a specialist, with regards to a serious case of stomach trouble. Mrs. John Cox, who has been enjoy ing an extended visit with Crown Point, Hammond and Chicago friends, has re turned to home here. The rural mail carriers will have to carry mail Christmas In order that the patrons may get their presents on that day, and prehaps the carriers may be made to smile a lltle, too. Marshall Nichols, who had the mis fortune a couple weeks ago to get his hand injured in a corn shredder, Is getting along nicely and will soon be able to resume business again. Mrs. A, M. LaForte, mother of Mrs. E. E. Woodcock, will leave today for Washington, D. C, for a two weeks' visit with her son, Thomas, and family. Her son is employed In the bureau of government printing and engraving. FOR RENT Two rooms furnished for light housekeeping. Inquire 302 Fischrupp avenue. Whiting. Mrs. Lampman of New York avenue, was In the city yesterday. Miss Gladfelter has gone to St. Louis to remain until after the holidays. Born, to Mr. and Mrs. R, Bell yester day morning, a son. Mr. and Mrs. Ridley of Cleveland av enue, have moved to Crown Folnt. Spencer Turner of Chesterton, Ind., attended the bricklayer's meeting at the I. O. O. F. hall last night. Mrs. Orlando Lee of East Side, visit ed her parents. Mr. and Mrs. P. J. Carpenter last night. Mrs. O. M. McCarthy and her sister, Emma, saw "Monte Christo" at the Calumet last night. Miss Jennie L. Trott, the musical dl- rector of the school, left yesterday for Junction City, Kan. James Champlain went to Belvidere. O., yesterday to spend the holidays with his parents. Miss Stoerlein has gone to Iowa and Miss N. Waite to Oshkosk, Wis., to spend their vacations. The families of James Twitt, James Gill and B. Parks left yesterday for Cleveland to remain until after Christ mas. Clarence and Bessie Artman will Whiting News spend Christmas with their parents at Noblesvllle, Ind. The members of the high school gave their friends a rare treat yester day when the following program was given In the auditorium of the new manual training building . Piano solo, Margaret Langmyer; recitation, Mar gerulte Fiffleld; current events, Clar ence Artman; music. Big Four; reading Helen O'Hara; instrumental music, Harry Timm; original Christmas story, Ir.ex Lee; recitation, Gaynelle Eaton; quarette Irma Kraut, Martha Schaaf, Elizabeth Swartz and Walter Smith. Union Council, No. 9 D. of L., held a very Interesting meeting, Thursday evening. They initiated four new members, had nomination and election of officers, after which a dainty lunch eon was served. The following are the new officers which were elected: Coun cillor, Annie Naef; associate councillor, Emillna Milligan; vice councillor, Elsie Koch; associate vice councillor, Oliver Cole; recording secretary, Ida Skelling er; associate recording secretary, Anna Ahrens; financial secretary, Cora Leach; treasurer, Florence Hehman; guide, Anna Gordon; inside guide, Amy Curt la; outside guard, Elizabeth Waltzer; first delegates, Cora Leach, second delegates, Retta Knapp; new trustee, Elizabeth Waltzer. Black Oak News Miss Jennie Kickert of Highlands Is the guest of her sister, Mrs. Henry fcichoon. Henry Ewen sold his gray team to a party in Tolleston this morning. School closed yesterday for the holi day vacation. J. C. Seberger and F. B. Scheldt trans acted business In Hammond yesterday. William Holsman, a sugar maker from Turkey Creek, transacted busi ness here yesterday. NEGRO THE ASSASSIN Captain Macklin Called to tho Door of His Quarters and Dangerously Shot. SEQUEL OF THE TEXAS AFFAIR? So It Is Believed at Fort Reno Blood Hounds Sent For. Officer Twice Wounded, Once in tho Abdomen Was at Browns ville When the Town Vas "Shot Up." El Reno, O. T., Dec. 22. Captain Edgar 13. Macklin, of company C, Twenty-fifth United States infantry, was shot twice and dangerous wound ed by a negro, and belief is expressed here that it wns one of the members of the troop discharged by President Roosevelt for participation in the Brownsville riots. Bloodhounds will bo breught here from Oklahoma City to track the assassin. The 6hooting occurred at the officer's quarters at Fort Reno. Captain Macklin and his wife were seated at the dinner tablo when some one tried to gain entranco at the side door. Evidently Intent on Murder. Captain Macklin asked: "Who is there?" The reply came "I have a message for you." "Com around to the back door," said Captain Macklin. A negro, part of his face covered by a mask, entered with the command: "Throw up your hands and give me all the money you've got." Without giv ing Captain Macklin time to reply he Hired twice, then fled into the darkness. One bullet entered Captain Macklln's abdomen, the second struck him in tho jaw. The surgeon says that while his wounds are dangerous they are not necessarily fatal. Captain "Was at Brownsville. Captain Macklin is about 30 years of age and Is a son of Colonel Macklin, who recently was retired with the pay of a brigadier general. On Dec. 14 the secretary of war, upon recom-' ntendatlon of the general staff, ordered the trial by court martial of Captain Macklin, under the sixty-second article of war for "conduct to the prejudice j of good order and discipline, in failing to exercise due diligence in prevent ing the occurrence of rioting at Browns ville, Tex., last August." Captain Macklin enlisted In the ranks and was given a commission in 1898. lie saw service in the Philippines, and was one of the officers who served under Gen eral "Jake" Smith In the first cam paign against the natives in Samar. That Trouble at Fort Barrancas. Washington, Dec. 22. As the result of the demand of Secretary Taft for J a report of the facts connected with the publication that an attack had been made by armed soldiers from Fort Barrancas. Fla., upon a trolley car on the line between Pensacola and the fort, In revenge for the ejection of on of their number from the car, the officer in command at Fort Barrancas reports that there was some trouble,, but that no one has complained to tho military authorities that any shots were fired, and that an Inquiry is be ing made by a board of officers. Newfoundland Well Watered. Newfoundland is a land of lakes. So numerous are they that it is esti mated they cover about one-third of the total area of the Island. 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