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WEEKLY ESTABLISHED 1881.
1AILY KSTABLISHEu 1870.
RICHMOND DAILY PALLADIUM, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 1904
ONE CENT A COPY.
K
THE EFFICACY
OF PRAYER
SON OF WM. F. MANLEY CURED
WITHOUT THE AID OF
DOCTORS
BUT IN CHRIST'S NAME
History of the Case as Told by the
Father of the Boy in His Own
Words.
On Wednesday, the Jrd day ot j?eD-
ruary, my wife received a letter from
my son Ernest's wife, and one also
from her mother, Mrs. J. "NY. Russell,
of Independence, Kansas, stating that
Ernest had fallen and received such
injury in his back that inflammation
had set in and gradually extended to
his brain. That he had been wild
crazy for nearly a week, and knew no
one. That four men could not con
trol him. So the doctor was keeping
him under the influence of morphine,
and said he could never be any better.
He advised that he be sent to the asy
lum. They urged that some of us
should go to Kansas immediately and
assist in caring for him. Mrs. Man
ley made arrangements and went on
the midnight train that night.
I wrote the following letter to my
son, and mailed it about noon the
same day. This letter has been re
turned to me, by my request, for
preservation.
Richmon d, Ind., Feb. 3, 1004.
My Dear Ernest and Alta:
We received Mrs. Russell's and Al
ta 's letters this morning, and were
much distressed over your condition.
I knew God could heal you, and that
He was in Independence, Kansas, so
I took the matter to Him in prayer.
Then I commanded in the name of
Jesus Christ that the demons, who
had attacked you, should now depart
from you; and the assurance immedi
ately came to me, that God had en
forced this command. I then thanked
God for the deliverance, and prayed
for your complete healing, in the
name of Jesus Christ.
After that I commanded in the
name of Jesus Christ, that every joint
in your back bone now go into its
proper place; and that any injury
that the spinal cord had received,
should be immediately healed. That
all inflammation of the spinal cord,
and of the bruin, and muscles, should
depart. That all soreness, and pain,
in your entire body, should be re
moved. That all disease in your en
tire body should now leave you. That
vour nerves should be soothed, and
calmed, and that you should sleep
II111C V U1U1I I'llUITIV JVMtU.
I have the sweet assurance that all ,
this is now done lor you !v the Uod i
of Heaven, through faith in the name
of Jesus Christ. And that you are
now resting in sleep, at ten o'clock,
Kansas time, Wednesday morning,
February .. Affectionately, and in
the name of Jesus Christ,
W. F. Manley.
I wrote to three of my children
who are from home, giving them all
these facts. I also related all these
circumstances to more than a dozen
persons in Richmond during the fol
lowing four days.
On Monday following I received a
letter from my wife, saying that she
did not reach Independence, Kansas
until Friday evening, and that Er
nest knew her and the doctor was
amazed at the change. That Ernest
had been kept under morphine contin
ually since Wednesday.
On Monday, the 15th, she wrote a
fuller account of his recovery, say
ing, On Saturday after I reached hese
Ernest improved very rapidly. On
Sunday he wanted to get up, but all
advised him not to do so.
On Monday he got up, and went all
over the flat building where he is liv
ing. On Tuesday he went down town
and paid his gas hill, and in the af
ternoon he and Alta went out shop
ping. On Wednesday he took the train to
week
with his fafher-in-law.
All the people in this building and
neighborhood who called on him
while siek, are surprised beyond
measure, at his sudden recovery. But
none are more surprised, than the
doctor who treated him."
Signed, Lydia G. Manley.
I have all these letters to show any
person who desires to see them.
Edward Evans, a colored man, liv
ing at 922 north eleventh street, Rich
mond, Ind., was also suddenly healed
of neuralgia on January 12, after an
attack that had lasted almost contin
ually for ten days, when I layed my
hands on him in the name of Jesus
Christ, and routed the disease, and
commanded it to depart.
I disclaim having any power of my
self to do these things. Jesus Christ
has called me to do these things, in
His name. He gives the power and
He shall have all the Glory. This is
not Christian Science, is not hypnot
ism. Is not fakeism, but is the work
that Jesus and the Anostles fontimi-
1; , h i e earth, and is
j without money and without price.
Wm. F. Manley,
414 south fourteenth street.
FIRE
AT
KELLEY, BRICE & COMPANY'S
CLOTHING STORE BADLY
DAMAGED.
TO EXTENT OF $40,000
Several Persons Were Badly Injured
The Building Almost a
Total Loss.
(Br Associated Press.)
Muncie, Ind., Feb. IS. Kelley,
Brice & company's clothing store was
damaged to the extent of $40,000 by
fire today, and the building was dam
aged to the amount of $5,000. Sec
eral persons were hurt in trying to
save stock and others in making their
escape from the building.
PROMINENT LADY
Dead in New Castle Formerly Lived
Here.
Mary Griffin, daughter of Daniel
and Mary GrifTin, died at the home
of her parents in New Castle yester
day. ' Miss Griffin, lived, in this city
for a great many years, and was ad
mired for her loveable and cheerful
lisnosition. She has been ill for
some time, but, wehn the end -came, it
was a shock to her many friends.
She leaves a brother and one sister,
I,ill, llls l"
The funeral occurred this morning at
New Castle, conducted by lie v.
Father Spellman, of Cambridge City.
The deceased had numerous 'rela
tives in this city, several of whom
attended the funeral.
fflf" llER
Of Popular Lecture Course Temple
Quartet.
The Temple quartet will be the
next number of the Popular Lecture
Course and will take place at
East Main Street Friends'
church instead of the Coi
seum. Miss Victoria Lynn, as reader
is on the program.- Of her work Mr.
II. B. Hayden, superintendent of the
Rock Island, Illinois schools, has the
following to say:
"Miss Lynn is more than an elo
cutionist; she is an artist in the oral
expression of beautiful thought. She
catches inspiration from the soul of
the author, lives his thoughts over
after him, and interprets it most
beautifully to her audience."
Mrs. Martin Kelley, of Detroit, is a
guest of Mr. and Mrs. Pettis A. Reid,
of north tenth street.
Burlington, 'Kan., to spend a
BG
USED
CODPLE
M& TO REST
ON THE SAME DAY IN WARREN
COUNTY. OHIO.
J. MULFORDS PARENTS
The Mother Paralyzed on Friday and
the Father on Monday.
Last Friday James Mulford, of C.
B. Hunt 's grocery, received word that
his mother had been stricken with
'paralysis, at her home in Warren
county, Ohio. Mr. Mulford left im
mediately for home, but his mother
died before his arrival. All arrange
ments were made for the funeral to
occur on Monday. When it came time
for the funeral to occur the husband
was stricken with paralysis and lived
but a short time. The funeral of the
wife was postponed and both funerals
occurred yesterday.
This is a rather peculiar circum
stance and looks providential. The
couple were quite old and had en-joj-ed
the company of each other for
so many years that it was a coinci
dence most remarkable.
WEATHER CHANGE.
We are having sleet and rain today
for a change. In the past two weeks
we have experienced some very disa
greeable weather. A cold, cutting
wind has been blowing almost con
stantly for a week, and the dust was
something fierce. The snow and sleet
of todav will at least settle the dust.
SLEET STORM.
St. Louis, Mo., Feb. IS. There was
a heavy sleet storm here last night
and throughout the state.
ALLEN RETIRES
As General Manager of the Chicago,
Cincinnati & Louisville.
General Manager Allen, of the C,
C. and L. railroad, is no longer con
nected with that railroad, having
severed his connection yesterday.
The office of general manager has
been abandoned, and a new one creat
edgeneral superintendent which
which will be filled by Mr. E. C.
Nichols, whose office, of course, will
be in Cincinnati. What Mr. Allen
will do is not known here.
Father of David P., of This City,
Buried Today at . Hamilton.
James Whelan, probably the oldest
man in his locality, died of senility
Tuesday at his home in Camden at
the remarkable age of ninety-six
years. For the greater portion of his
life Mr. Whelan lived upon a farm,
near Camden, Ohio, where he was re
spected and honored as a good citizen
and an upright man.
The children surviving are Mrs. J.
O. DeRyan, of Shillito street, Hamil
ton, and Mrs. A. Laurie, of Cincin
nati; Mrs. John Quill, of Eaton; Mrs.
Maggie Galbragan, of Camden, and
David P. Whelan, of this city. The
funeral occurred this morning from
St. Mary's Catholic church, Hamil
ton, and interment took place in St.
Mary's cemetery.
David P. Whelan and son, Omar,
of this city, attended the funeral.
Responds to a Toast at the Hardware
Dealers' Banouet.
The-. Indiana Retail Hardware Deal
ers' association held a banquet at
the Hotel English last night at Iudia
napolis. Over three hundred persons
were present. Sharon E. Jones, of
this city, responded to the toast,
"The Association," in a very pleas
ing wav.
JAMES
WHELAN
SHARON
JONES
EDITOR
STIVERS
AN- ASPIRANT
FOR SENATORIAL HONORS AND
GIVES REASONS WHY.
THINKS HENRY COUNTY
Will Concede the Nomination to Fay
ette or Union His Letter.
C. W. Stivers, editor and proprie
tor of the Liberty Herald would like
to wear the legislative toga and in
the following letter explains the case:
Liberty, Ind., Feb. 15, 1904.
It was known to my friends, four
years ago that I was an aspirant for
the nominatiaon for State Senator
and I desire now through your pa
per to say that in ease the supreme
court decides the apportionment act
of 1903 to be unconstitutional, as now
seems probable, that I will-be a candi
date for state senator in the district
composed of Fayette, Henry and
Union counties. Henry county hav
ing held the senatorship for eight
years will certainly be willing to con
cede the nomination to one of the oth
er counties in the district.
Fayette county has had a repre
sentative in the legislature in her joint
association right along, but Union
has not had a Republican representa
tive in either branch of the General
Assembly for fourteen years and feels
strong in her claim to recognition.
Personally I have confidence in the
fairness and sense of justice of the
Republican voters of Henry, as also
of Fayette and Union, and am will
ing to stibmit my candidacy with that
of competitors to a popular vote of
the district and abide the result.
Fortunately all three of the coun
ties have adopted the popular vote
method of selecting candidates, and
if we return to the former apportion
ment I shall ask as one of aspirants
that the choice be decided in the way.
Yours for Roosevelt, Bevdridge and
Repubican principles.
Charles W. Stivers.
LOYAL LEGION
Have a Banouet at the Columbia
Club, Indianapolis.
Indiana Commandery of the Loyal
Legion are having a business session
at Indianapolis today, which will be
followed by a banquet this evening.
General Lew Wallace will be present.
Captain Endsley will be there and
discuss "The Battle of Shiloh."
COURT HOUSE
Not Much Doing Today at the Tem
ple of Justice.
The f-ase of Hams" v-?. the 11
eh-
rnond Plow company is being tried n
circuit court today.
The following marriage licenses
were issued :
Andrew Riley and Clcnora Octave
Sheffer, Fountain City.
Harvey E. Estell and Sophie Cath
erine Myers, of this city.
TWO FIRES
Aggregating One Hundred and Fifty
Thousand Dollars.
(By Associated Press.)
Hanover, N. II., Feb. IS. Darth
mouth hall, built one hundred and
ten years ago, burned today. The
loss is $25,000, partly insured.
Chariot to, X. C, Feb. IS. The
buildings of the Greensboro Female
college burned today. The pupils and
faculty escaped Avith most of their
personal effects. Loss, .$125,000. In
surance, $25,000.
SUNDAY-SCHOOL CONVEN
TION AT BOSTON.
The third quarterly convention of
the Sunday-school organization of
Boston township will be held at the
Universalist church at Boston, Sun
day, February 21st at 1 p. m., sun
time. A good program has been ar
ranged, and, in addition to home tal
ent, County President Lee Chamness
and Mr. T. A. Morrison, of Economy,
will address the meeting. A cordial
invitation is extended to all.
ARRESTED ON DOUBLE CHARGE
(Ej Associated Press.)
Huntington, W. Va., Feb. 18. IS
John Crawford was arrested today
on a charge of burglary and shooting
Col. Fry of the National Hotel at
Guyandottee.
WEST VIRGINIA WEATHER.
(By Associated Press.)
Huntington, W. Va., Feb. IS. The
southern portion of West Virginia is
under ice an inch thick, the result of
a storm. Traffic is delaved.
HIS LAST
TRIP HOME
FUNERAL TRAIN BEARING THE
DISTINGUISHED DEAD
PASSESTHROUGH
COUNTRY
Finally Reaching Cleveland, the Old
Home Taken to Chamber
of Commerce.
Cleveland, O., Feb. 18. Governor
Herrick and staff were the first to
leave the train, the family and rela
tives leaving last. The members of
the family drove "to the residence of
Dan R. Hauua. The casket, covered
Avith flowers, was taken to the funeral
car and escorted by a platoon of po
lice and troop A, on black horses,
and moved to the Chamber of Com
merce. Snow was falling, but the men
stood nil along the line with bared
heads. The casket was placed on the
McKinley catafalque. As soon as ar
ranged the waiting crowd passed
through to take a last look at the
honored dead.
Pittsburg, Pa., Feb. IS. The Han
na funeral train arrived here at 7
and departed at 7:35 o'clock this
morning. There were no demonstra
tions. Alliance, O., Feb. IS. The funeral
train arrived here at 9:10 o'clock
this morning and made a short stop.
Many persons were at the station.
The governor's staff boarded the
train at Salem. The committee from
Cleveland, General G. A. Garrettson,
chairman, took the train at Ravenna.
Cleveland, O., Feb. IS. The fu
neral train arrived here at 11:05.
Many thousands of citizens were in
the vicinity of the depot. The police
kept space of an entire square clear
to allow orderly movements of the
party on the train.
MARRIED
Former Centerville Man Takes a Wife
in California.
J. A. Venard, who for a number
of years was a resident of Centerville,
and who a few years ago moved to
California, sends back an account of
his wedding a short time ago to a
Mrs. Alice A. Lyons, of Redlands.
The happy couple will reside in San
Bernardino. Mr. Yenard's many
friends in Wayne county will be
pleased to hear of his marriage.
Miss May Griffin, of north ninth
street, left last night for Anderson,
where she will visit relatives for a
few days. - ...
TATE SET FREE
BY JUDGE FOX
HE RENDERS A LENGTHY TYPE
WRITTEN OPINION
AND
DISCHARGES PRISONER
Says Witnesses For Tate Told the
Truth or Perjured Them
selves. In the matter of the extradition of
Clarence Tate, tried in the Wayne
circuit court, Judge Henry C. Fox,
after hearing all the witnesses for
both sides, rendered his decision this
morning in a six-page tj'pe-written
statement. Our readers are thorough
ly conversant with ihe case, and, as
the opinion is lengthy, we only pub
lish the closing paragraph, which is as
follows :
"If the testimony of Clarence Tate
and of the six witnesses who corrob
orate him is true that he was in
Richmond on the evening of the first
day "of November last, then his guilt,
as testified to by Ellis, would be im
possible, for he could not be in the
city of Richmond and at the same
time be -with Ellis in the state of
Ohio as he, Ellis, swears.
The six witnesses who corroborate
Tate as to his being in Richmond
on the night of November first, stand
unimpeached. They all fix the date
as being the day after the railway
wreck mentioned. William Tate, the
father, and his two sons, in addition,
say they know it was the day the
daughter returned from Washington,
which was the next day after ihe rail
way wreck: This makes the time
reasonahy certain. These corroborat
ing witnesses are all reputable citi
zens of the city of Richmond. They
are not mistaken in their testimony.
They have either told the truth or
committed perjury. Now the question
is, shall I reject their testimony as
unworthy of belief and accept that
of Fred Ellis, who is a confessed and
convicted felon f
In my judgment, it has been made
to appear clearly that the petitioner,
Clarence Tate, was in the state of
Indiana at the time the crime charged
against him was committed in the
state of Ohio, and that, for this rea
son, he is not a fugitive from justice.
The petitioner will be discharged.
Henry C. Fox,
Judge of the Wayne Circuit Court.
SEEI FROM AFAR
How the Sun-Telegram-Item War
of Words Looks to the New
Paris Mirror.
(Xew Paris Mirror.) '
The present words of warfare be
tween two Richmond editors may be
listened to, if not indeed closely bord
ering on the animus of the following
little episode:
Pleader in court (on his dignity)
"Your honor, we have at our office a
rapier, keen of edge, upon which to
transfix all fools and idiots!"
Attorney on opposite side "Your
honor, I move that the gentleman who
has just spoken be deprived of his
rapier, lest he commit suicide."
DB; BECK
A Retired Physician Died at
dorado, Ohio.
El-
Dr. Beck, the well-known retired
physician of Eldorado, died Tuesday
evening. The funeral will be held
tomorrow morning, leaving the house
at 0:30 for the Universalist church.
The deceased was 84 years of age and
lived in Eldorado for many years.
GO TO LYNN.
The I. of P. lodge of this city will
go to Lynn on the 24th inst. about
two hundred strong to attend the dis
trict meeting of the order.

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