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f3^ lis ill $5P* 0 JjT- I TUESDAY, October 20, 1903. ELOQUENT SENATOR DELIVERS ADDRESS TO LARGE AUDI- 'jJl ENCE AT CHARITON. SSf The Meeting Thoug'h the Opening of Fall Campaign Was Well Attended, and Audience Enthusiastic—Dolliver Speaks Here Tonight. Chariton, Oct. 16.— Senator J. P. Dolliver spoke here last night to a large and enthusiastic audience at the opera house. For a period ol' two iiours he spoke in a most forcible manner dealing with state and national issues, especially the former. Ko answered many of the remarks made by the democratic candidate for governor, Jerry Sullivan, on the tariff and protection questions. The audience was also favored with a short addresses from Hon. N. E. Ken dall, of Albia, and Col. D. J. Palmer, of Washington. Altogether this was the best meeting of the fall campaign In Chariton. It was a grand success. Senator Dolliver speaks in Ottumwa tonight. Other Chariton News. Fr%d Woods returned home Monday Bight from a weeks business trip to Thomas, Oklahoma. Joe P.^kins, of Derby, was in the city yesterday attending the old set tlers' reunion and to "hear Senator Dol liver last night. A. Young, of Oakley, was in the city yesterday on business: Chas. Hobson returned last night from a brief stay in Chicago. Dexter McDougall returned yester day from an extended stay in Okla homa City, Oklahoma. Dr. Johanwan, of Persia, will fill the pulpit at the Baptist church Sunday morning. He will also give a lecture Monday evening in the auditorium of the high school building. Lew Howard returned to Elliott to day after a visit with his mother, Mrs. Frances Howard. Chariton, Jnn. IT.—Mr. and Mrs. Wiley Young of Pleasant township, spent yesterday at the home of C. 13. Fluke. Miss Nettie Goltry arrived here from Russell last evening for a visit with her mother, Mrs. Sarah Goltry. Mrs. Sarah Neff is able to be out asain after her recent illness, which will be gratifying news to her many friends. 13d Arnold of Benton township, war, In the city yesterday oil business. The football game yesterday between Osceola and the home team resulted in a victory for the Chariton boys, the score standing 22 to 0. Company H, I. N. G., left last night for Council Bluffs, where the mem bers will join the other companies of the Fifty-fifth regiment to, go into camp there for a week. About forty of the members are going from here. Press Irwin accompanies them as cook. day"AHell'.of HrutsseH' was a business caller in our city Friday. Miss Jeanette Solomon of Dps Moines is speeding a few days this week with Chariton friends. Miss Frankie Thompson returned to Centerville this morning, being called here by [the death of her sister, Mrs. Harry Shere. Miss Mary Peatman of Centerville, ts a guest at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Young. Rev. Palmer will deliver a sermon tomorrow evening that will be of spe cial interest to the young men. The women of St. Andrews Guild of the Episcopal church are holding a rummage sale in a room on the east Eidjs^of the square. Eddyville. Eddyville, Oct. 16.—The Knights ot Pythias gave a social Wednesday night in their hall for the benefit of the members and their families. About 90 people were present. A musical program was carried out. Ed Hawke sang two or three songs and music •was furnished by C. L. Phillips and Miss La Rue Black, they playing re spectively the cornet and piano. Sup per was served, after which the guests danced until 1 o.'clock, music for the dance being furnished by Grat tan's orchestra. An enjoyable time is reported. The protracter meetings which Rev. C. C. Spencer has been conducting at the Christian church the past week will close this evening. One new mem ber was secured Wednesday night and one on Thursday, making eleven new members, besides two who belonged elsewhere. The church was well filled Thursday night despite the ex hibition which was going on at the opera house that night. The few who-attended the hypnotic entertainment at the opera house Thursday evening were well pleased with the exhibition. Mrs. George Lutz returned to her home at Red Oak Thursday after a visit of about three weeks with her mother-in-law, Mrs. Hatwick Lutz, cor ner of Seventh and Vance streets. Her husband, who has also been here will remain 'till Christmas. He has been on the sick list. Mrs. J. R. Davidson returned Mon day night from a pleasant two months' visit with relatives in California. While there she visited at the lipme of her two sons and a step daughter and brother. John Summerlott of Chillicothe aft ^er an over Sunday visit her, left on londay for Omaha. Neb., to spend a pnth with his son-in-law,, Ab Wag s4 formerly of this place. |omer Knight of Burlington has bee* visiting his sister, Mrs. Chet Johnson at Pekay. He has also been visiting relatives at Kirkville and Os kaloosa. Miss Allie Shea entertained her friend Miss Fanny Meany of Ottum wa Tuesday and Wednesday. A. Thompson and family moved to a farm near Frederic Tuesday. They iiave been occupying what is known as the Gaffney property, corner South Sixth and Market streets. Mr. and Mrs. Ben Townsley who have been living on the piopcrty of Franlt Scribner on South Sixth street, 1 *xative Rromo Quinine Cures a Cold in One Day, Grip in 2 Days sQ, jM. a 'r* .V: tf 30-? A for about two months, changed their abode to a residence on South Fifth street a few days ago. The republicans will have a meeting at the opera house Friday evening Oc tober 23 commencing at 7:30 p. m. The speakers will be Hon. E. Rominger aud Hon. S. E. Hedrick. Marshal A. E. McGaugh escorted a drunk to the county jail at Ottumwa, Thursday morning. The man hailed from" Coalfield and after being let off a time or two he was given 20 days by Justice Amos Gray. Mrs. Elizabeth Russell of near Ev ans went to Keb Wednesday after, a short visit with her sister, Mrs. John Beard north of town. O. C. Moak and daughter, Miss Net .tie, who have been visiting Mr. Moak's sister, Mrs. T. H. Denning and with relatives in Missouri for a month or more, departed Wednesday morning for Beliot, Kans., whore they will vis it before returning to their homo at Seattle, Wash. Mr. and Mrs. W. B. DeLar returned Tuesday night from California where they have spent the past year. Mrs. Richard Barnett entertained the What-So-Ever society of the Chris tian church at her home north of town Wednesday. Dinner was served at noon and the day was passed very pleasantly by the young ladies, 12 in number, who were present. Mrs. Susan Myrick. returned a few days ago from a visit with relatives at Kirksville. and La Plata. Mo. Ottumwa business callers from Ed dyville and vicinity the past few days were: Wednesday—Dr. F. M. McCrea, Dr.F. E. Vance, Frank and Horace Buhrs, Walter Lafferty and Chet John son, manager of the company store at Pekay on Thursday, Mrs. Mamie Hos kTns, Attorney J. F. Hall, A. M. Laf ferty and Richard Riggs. George Shank of Eldon was a recent guest of his friends Daniel Riegel and family on Second street. Oskaloosa. business visitors from this locality were: Miss Grace Wylie east of town, Mrs. Agnes Cawley and Simon Dixon on Tuesday N. B. Hallo way and the Misses Denning on Thurs day. Cooper B. Fisher was at Bux ton Tuesday on a business mission. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Johnson souMi of town were recent visitors at Highland Center. Mrs. W. McElroy ant daughter, Miss Grace south of town were guests of relatives near Oskaloosa a short time ago. O. H. Seifert and N. B. Halloway were over to Frederic Tuesday on tele phone business. Will Shea and family of Blakesburg 'were recent guests at the parental John Shea home on Fourth street. Daniel Chord of near Oskaloosa drove down Sunday and visited at the home of G. S. Chord. His wife who came down the day previous accompan ied him home. Mrs. Lydia Fisher and son Charles, corner of South Fifth and Elizabeth streets, have been visiting their cous in, Mrs. Bert Wilson, at Oskaloosa. W. W. Rapp of Dudley was a busi ness caller here Monday. Miss Emma Anderson of Oskaloosa, was a recent guest of her sister, Miss Hulda Anderson. Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Bell of Walnut street, expects to leave about the twenty-fifth of October, to spend the winter with their son who resides in Oklahoma. Ed Kussart. who has been visiting in Minnesota for several months is ex pected home about November 1. He visited tor a time with his brother, Dr. Jacob Kussart at Park, Rapids, Minn., but for some weeks he has been work ing at Bermidge. Mrs. IC R. Courtright of this city, recently had in her possession, a peach, nine and one-half inches in circumference, picked from a tree belonging to her sister Mrs. S. E. Reisman, at Keota. This was said to be only a fair sample of the fruit with which the trees were loaded. Some unusually large sweet potatoes grown by W. A. Waughman on his farm, just east of town are on display in the postoffice. Frank Burns, who has for over three years held the position as pharmacist in Stephenson's pharmacy, resigned his position and will leave Tuesday for Denver, Col. After staying there a short time he may proceed tp New Mexico to spend the winter for his health. Olive Branch. Olive Branch, Oct. 14.—Mrs. Cleasey and daughter, Miss Amy, were shop ping at Eldon the first of the week. A1 Tufts, who has been visiting for several days at the W.. R. Elliott home, returned to his home in Eldon Tuesday. •Mrs. Chris Kunzman and children of near Leando visited a few days this week at the parental Miller home. Mrs. Sarah Creasey and daughter, Amy, and Mrs. Jacob Schlotter and Miss Lena Kunzman were the guests of Mrs. G. W. S'eitz, Sunday after noon. Clyde Miller and wife visited re cently at the parental Kunzman home. Mrs.-Lemma Harmon of Bloomfield was the guest Sunday of Mrs. D. M. Perry. Geo. Seitz and family spent Sunday with their1 daughter, Mrs. James ol ing.' Belknap. Belknap. Oct. 15.—Mrs. George Gal pin and daughter, Effie, of Bloomfield, visited here last week at the home of Mrs. Galpin's daughter, Mrs. Charles Dadd. Mr. and Mrs. Trvin Rice, have moved into the house which Mrs. Mary Shar on has had fixed up. Dick Swinney shipped two car loads of hogs to Ottumwa last week. Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Galloway of Eldon and Air. Galloway's sister, Mrs. Louise Stribling of McPherson, Kansas, vis jited last week with Mr. and Mrs. J. S. Dillon. Mrs. B. B. Shaffer and daughter, Creta, of Edina, Mo., returned home Wednesday from a visit at the home of their daughter and sister, Mrs. John Combs. Misses Hattie and Ora Thompson A fif /s? on every box. 25c 1 V*'" visited near Drakeville Saturday and Sunday with the Misses Ora Lowe and Gertie Clarkson. The remains of Mrs. Cole Lowe of Montana, accompanied by the bereaved husband, arrived Thursday. Mrs. Lowe was a sister of Mrs. Lucy McConnell and was born and grew to womanhood about one mile north of here.- The re mains were laid away in the family burying grounds close to the old home. Charley Burkhalter, who is running an engine on the Trenton division of the Rock Island, visited on Soap Creek last week with his mother, Mrs. Sarah Burkhalter, and with his brother, Frank. Misses Blanche and Ida Gibson of Bloomfield visited Friday night at the home of their aunt, Mrs. O. C. Bell. Miss Allie Morris of Ottumwa spent Sunday with her mother. J. B. Lafferty of Milton is visiting here at the Mrs. E. A. Patterson home. Mrs. Vona Eberline, Sirs. Nora Puck ett, Mrs. E. H. Schubert of this place, and Mrs. Guss Hebener of Ft. Madison were guests at the Will Wagner home near Sherman Chapel Friday. Mrs. J.W.Kneedler and son,Wallace, visited the first of the week at Bloom field, at the parental Clark home. Misses Carrie. Wright and Lovie Da vis and Messrs Lawrence Davis and Ray Russell of Drakeville attended ser vices here Sunday evening. Rev. \V. B. Ireland of Drakeville was unable to fill his appointment here Sunday afternoon and Rev. Ward of Fairfield occupied the pulpit in both the afternoon and evening. James Caldwell, who works near Pu laski, and sister, Ada, who is attend ing the normal at Bloomfield, spent Sunday at the home of their mother, Mrs. Mary Caldwell. Mrs. Sherman Dillon spent Friday with Bloomfield friends. Miss Emma Swinney of Bloomfield was a caller Friday evening at the Mrs. Sarah McGee home. Miss Ollie Neal of Floris called on Mrs. Grace Connor Sunday evening. J. E. Crist and .Times McClure of Floris have raised the foundation of Mrs. Sarah McGee's house, which Is occupied by Otis Puckett and family, and put in stone pillars. Mrs. Phoebe Baird and daughter. Flora, of South Ottumwa visited here last week with the J. M. and C. F. Eb erline families. Lawrence Heady and family moved to Drakeville Monday and Andrew Ray burn and family of Dunville are mov ing into the property vacated by them. Mr. and Mrs. Charley Skinner visit ed near Drakeville Sunday with I. E. Kneedler and family. The teachers' meeting held here Fri day evening was a pleasant and profit able meeting. Some interesting and helpful papers were read. The papers were interspersd with music and reci tations. Bladensburg. Bladensburg, Oct. 15.—Miss Madge Wright of Batayia called on her aunt, Mrs. Dailey, Sunday. Mr. Mitchell and grandmother, of Topeka, Kan., visited last week at the home of Chas. Sands. JMr. and Mrs. P. W. Smith of Ottum wa, visited over Sunday with Mrs. Worley. Mrs. Ixiuisa Hamilton of South Ot tumwa visited the first of the week with her daughter at the home of S. D. Long. Mrs. Bosworth and son Harry of Ottumwa, spent Sunday at the home of Jas. Timmonds. Mrs. Chas. Burnaugh of Sigourney, visited over Sunday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Gillis. Messrs. Thomas and James Spears of Hedrick, spent Monday at the home of H. J. Wertz. Last Tuesday morning while caring for the stock, Mr. Peclcham was run over by a horse and broke his shoul der, besides being otherwise bruised. Mrs. James Lanning of South Ot tumwa, is visiting with relatives at this place. Miss Fannie Nole returned to her home in Seymour Wednesday. Mrs. Margaret Humble left Wed nesday for Seymour, to visit rela tiyes. Mrs. Wm. Smith has been quite sick the past month from blood poisoning, caused from a scratch which she re ceived on her hand. Darbyville. Darbyville, Oct 14.—John Wolf of near Avery was the victim of a painful accident in the Charlton bottoms near this place last Sunday. He was with a nut hunting party and fell from a height of about forty feet out of a hick ory tree. He was carried to the reci dence of Doc Miller and a doctor sum moned, who pronounced his injuries serious but not fatal. Misses Anna and Ella Alders of Ratlibun and Miss Rena Smith, John and Vernie Hiatt of Ray spent Sunday evening with Miss Mae Guild. The union prayer service conducted by Rev. Daniel Glick and S. G. Boyer was well attended last Sunday. An other will be held in the school build ing two weeks from that date. Ira Knapp received an. ugly wound in his forehead last week, caused by a glancing ax. Mr. Kellogg and family of Albia vis ited Mr. and Mrs George Simmons last week. Murray. Murray, Oct. 14.—Roy Fivecoat went to Creston Friday. Mrs. Stultz visited friends in Os ceola Thursday. William Cresswell of Creston spent Thursday in Murray. Attorney Lee of Afton was here last Monday. Jake Burd went to Osceola Friday. C. J. Dutton went to Van Wert Sat urday. Mrs. Mary Hlngn is visiting in Af ton for a few days. Mrs. William Brown of Thayer was here Saturday. Mrs. Hillman accom panied her. Prof. Guyton and family spent Sun day in the country. Mr. and Mrs. Newcomb of Corning spent Sunday with their son Floyd and wife. Arthur Lochrie and Horace Allison, heard Banda Rossa at Oscelola Satur day evening. James Calthells and Anna Hoffman were in Osceola Saturday evening. Mrs. Hepenstall of Weldon is a guest at the home of George Banker. Lorence Fivecoat of Creston spent Sunday at home. Chflj-iay Am|on cajpae^howe from Des ri'-M' MnfirV'i Tniinli 1HE OTTITMWA COIJEIEK Moines for a few hours' visit with home folks, returning to Des Moines Monday in time for school. Charles Elliott or Lorimer was in town Monday. A. B. Simthons and wife visited with the family of W. B. Murray Sunday, returning to Osceola Monday morning. Mrs. Frank Smith returned to her home Tuesday. S. E. McCune of Vallisca is in Mur ray looking after business. Mr. and Mrs. H. V. Bell are visitors in Hebron, Neb. Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Anspach of Al bia were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Philip E. Smith Friday. Miss Souwalt departed for her home in Sigourney Saturday. Mrs. Roy Allison of Des Moines, is visiting relatives and friends here. Pleasant Plain. Pleasant Plain, Oct. 15.—Mrs. John Kooutz returned to her home in Des Moines Tuesday. W. L. Noe has been painting a new house in Titus, the first, station west of Washington on the Milwaukee. Mrs. Dema Crumley spent Sunday in Fairfield. Several of the young folks attended a "rag time party" at the Spaulding home Saturday evening. J. Harvey was a business caller in Caro Monday. Misses Dema and Callie Crundy and Art Hennings drove to Richland Fri day. Chas. Robb and family are visiting G. J. Emry this week. Fred Emry of Brighton was calling on friends in town last Wednesday. J. W. Argo is installed as new post master. James M. Jones, who has been away from here 32 years, came back on a visit Monday. Mr. Jones used to be in the grain business here. Tom Brady of Richland was in tow» looking after business interests Wed nesday. J. D. Williams and R. M. Warner were here Wednesday. D. H. Mfealey went to Fairfield on business Thursday. John Lochr of Fairfield is in town today. Ira C. Hadley and wife of Richland were in town Thursday. Mr. and Mrs. McClintlc of west of Brighton were in town Wednesday. Sigourney. Sigourney, Oct. 16.—Work on the Merbacks new block on the North Side, is progressing rapidly. Court has adjourned until 10 a. m. Monday. Rev. Hughes has been visitipg in Ma rengo. The first number of the Sigourney lecture course of this year will be giv en on Oct. 21. John B. DeMotte has the initial number. Roy Schreckengast. of Keota is in the employ ot the Dupins telephone people here. Joseph Wenger of near South Eng lish, was a Sigourney visitor yester day. The petit jurors have been discharg ed for the September term of court. Judge Preston has conducted a thor ough term of Court. He will remain for another week. Hans Albert, the violinist, -rt'ill come to Sigourney on Oct. 26, under the aus pices of the Epworth League. All are rejoiced to see the rapid im provement in Colonel C. H. Mackey's condition. He is frequpently seen driv ing on the streets now. Albia. Albia, Oct. 16.—Ex-Congressman L. H. Weller, of Nashua, the union peo ple's party candidate for governor, spoke last night at Perry's opera house to a fair sized crowd. He went from here to Ottumwa. The clerk of the district court issued a marriage license yesterday to Wm. H. Malone, aged 37, and Miss Anna Jones, aged 38, both of Buxton. The insurance adjusters are here this morning settling the loss caused by the fire on the east side of the square last Sunday morning that burned out Brown Bros.' meat market and the A. O. U. W. hall which was upstairs over the shop. Mrs. Cora Hill, of Salem, is visiting the parental Jerry Vanscholck home. Tracey Vanscholck is expected home today for a short visit. Robert Saunders is very ill at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Geo. Har ris. Mr. and Mrs. Homer Riohey expect to depart for Denver, Colorado, No vember 1. Miss Kate Sparks, who has been quite ill at Centralia, 111., is reported to be recovering. J. M. Taylor expects to ship his household goods and depart for Cali fornia next week. Mr. and Mrs. Chas Lund entertained the First Ward Dominoe club in royal style Thursday evening. Refresh ments were served and a good time enjoyed by all present. The women's prize was won by Mrs. D. W. Johnson and the men's prize by J. C. dtevens. H. McFatridge will leave for Des Moines in a few days to join a theat rical company. E. L. English and T. E. Wisdom, of Macon, Mo., were transacting business in Albia yesterday. Chas. F. Church, of Davenport, is transacting business ln^ Albia today. M. N. Merritt, of Ft. Dodge, was an Albia visitor yesterday. J. M. Barnes and John Dononan, of What Cheer, were Albia visitors yes terday. Rev. G. M. Tourtellot, of Greenfield, who was formerly pastor of the First Presbyterian church here, was an Al bia visitor yesterday. The annual harvest dinner which was given at the Fifst Presbyterian clnirch yesterday was a pronounced success. Carl Nye left yesterday for Kansas City, Mo., where he goes to accept a position with a publishing house. Birmingham. Birmingham, Oct. 16—Charley Dealft, newa agent on the Union Pacific from Omaha to Deliver, is visiting his par ents. Mrs. Margaret Baird is spending a month with friends in Des' Moines. Rev. A. D. Smith, the newly ap pointed M. E. minister, arrived Sat urday and filled his pulpit Sunday. Frank Simmons lias gone to house keeping in the house lately vacated by Mrs. I,uellu Konnett. Terg Teal made a business trip to Dakota last week. The first number of the course, the Midland Concert ci v~ lecture was given Saturday night find was highly appreciated by all lovers of music. James McSurley and family of Keo sauqua, spent Saturday with J. S. Rngsdale. Mrs. Louisa Hale is visiting her son Harry In Oskaloosa. Mrs. P. H. Walker and Mrs. Charley Walker of Fairfield, visited relatives here last week. Mrs. W. G. Skinner and daughter Hazel attended a Japanese party Sat urday night, given by Miss Agnes Low den in Fairfield. Miss Rose Calhoun has returned from her two weeks' vacation spent with her parents near Bloomfield. Will Goodson visited his sisters in Ottumwa last week. North English. North English, Oct. 16.—Mrs. J. H. Loos and children of Ainsworth are visiting at the home of the former's mother. Mrs. Catherine Summitt. Ira Smith of LeClare is here this week visiting relatives and greeting old friends. J. D., Butler and Capt. John Dill are attending court at Marengo this week. Mrs. George Reames and baby are visiting at the home of J. F. Sutton. Mrs. Fred Graham of Montezuma is spending this week here at the home of her mother. Mrs. W. E. Stump. Mr. and Mrs. Shaffl of Iowa Citv are visiting at the S. Plymesser home. The house on the property of Mrs. Mary Thomas northwest of-.town was destroyed by fire last Monday morning. Mrs. Thomas will not rebuild again. Richland. Richland, Oct. 16.—Mr. and Mrs. Curt Rhemel and little daughter, Lou isa Lee, arrived home from Washing ton Tuesday morning. Mr3. I. H. Arkin is home, after a visit in Oxford with her sister, Mrs. Peresman. Bob Bailey was a Winfield visitor Sunday. Misses Verle Wade and Edna Sclirie ver arrived home from Cedar Rapids Tuesday. The Mesdames B. E Nason and Jesse Spurgeon of Ollie were Richland visit ors Tuesday. The Messrs. and Mesdames W. Bow ers of Colfax, Ind., and Robert Dunbar of Brighton spent Sunday with C. W. Dunbar and wife in this city. Frank Bristow of Brighton was In town Tuesday. Jesse Kent spent Sunday at his par ental home in this city. Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Dodds came home from Chicago Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Pringle drove to Fairfield Friday to meet their daughter, Carie, who arrived home from Colorado Springs. Mrs. Sarah Dogle is the guest of rel atives in West Chester. B. Q. Stephens and wife visited in Fairfield Sunday. John Jones of Nebraska is visiting relatives and friends in this city. Mrs. Chas. Swayze «s the guest of the parental Greeson home. D. A. Meacham and daughter. Mat tie of Clay were Riohland visitors on Tuesday. Wm. Quakenbush and family have moved to Fairfield. Mrs. T. F. MdCariy is improving since her severe illness caused by tak ing oxalic acid |throug,h mistake on last Friday morning. Mrs. George Goodrich is on the sick list. Rutledge. Rutledge, Oct. 17.—The cards are out announcing the coming marriage of Miss Lola Dalrymple to Roscoe F. Stevens at the homo of Mr. and Mra. Janna Dalrymple, Oct. 28, at 8 p. m. Mrs. W. H. Carpe-nter received the ladies of the Salem Methodist Episco pal church on Wednesday from 2 until 4 o'clock. She wa able assisted by Mesdumes J. C. Stevens, Robert An derson, and Joseph Corthon. They were entertained by an "Art Gallery," prepared by the ladi'is. Light refresh ments were served. The coal company recently formed in Ottumwa, is still prospecting on the tract of land optioned by them near this place. The store and boarding house erect ed by the Phillips Coal company are nearly ready for occupancy. The com pany also contemplates the erection of a number of new tenement houses. Miss Jennie Parker is visiting for a few days near Hedrick with her sis ter, Mrs. Mark Winner. Mrs. Ted Giles of Cleveland is vis iting with friends in and near Ottum wa. A. V. Murray attended the wedding of his Bister, Miss Mildred, to Lau rence McCaw at the home of the bride Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock. Known the World Over. For its wonderful cures—Dr. King's New Discovery for Consumption, Coughs and ColdB. It cures or no pay F. B. Clark. Peter Fisher, aged 23, of Palmer, was run down and killed by a train at Fort Dodge. Boy Cured of Croup In Fifteen Min utes. Chamberlain's Cough cured our lit tle four-year-old boy of croup in fif teen minutes. My wife and I have used this remedy in our family for the past five years, having tried many oth er kinds previous to that time and can say tjiat we consider it far superior to any other. We are never without it in our home.—Frank Hellyer, Ipava, 111. For sale by all druggists. Peter Godwin, a wealthy farmer and pioneer of Washington county, is dead. Spent More Than $1,000. W. W. Baker of Plainview, Neb., writes: "My wife suffered from lung trouble for fifteen years. She tried a number of doctors and spent over $1,000 without relief. She became very low and lost all hope. A friend recommended Foley's Honey and Tar and thanks to this great remedy it saved her life. She enjoys better health than she has known in ten years." Refuse substitutes.. For sale by W. D. Elliott, on Court and Main' streets. Fire destroyed the home of W. F. Turner, near Floris. GUfttS WHERE AU. ELSE FAILS Best Cough Byrup. Tasteo Good. Dm in time. Sold by druffcirt*. IS BADLY INJURED J. N. SHELTON OF BLOOMFIELD MAY HAVE FRACTURED HIS SKULL. Was At First Thought to Have Suffer ed a Stroke of Paralysis But It Is Now Supposed He Fell From a Box —He Can Tell Nothing of Accident. Bloomfield. Oct. 17.—(Special.)—J. N. Shelton of this city, who, it was sup posed, had suffered a severe stroke of paralysis. Thursday, is still in a critical condition. It is thought, how ever, that his present condition was brought about by a. sftvere blow on the head, caused by falling from a box, which may have produced con cussion of the brain. As stated in yes terday's Courier, Mr. Shelton drove out to his farm south of town, and while there it is supposed that he climbed on a box and fell off, strik ing his head on some object, as an examination of the box showed that it had been moved and there were footprints upon it. Although Mr. Shel ton drove back to town unaccompanied he has been unable to give an account of the accident. Mrs. James Barnett Dead. Mrs. James Barnett died at her home about six miles southwest of town Thursday afternoon at 3 o'clock. Death was due to pneumonia fever. She leaves a husband and five chil dren, the youngest a baby in arms. The funeral occurred yesterday ater noon. Mrs. Barnett was a. sister of Mrs. J. W. Leasure of this city. Other Bloomfield News. The taking of testimony in the bankruptcy case of Hardy & Son, which was discontinued Wednesday, was resume^ yesterday morning before Referee Ellsworth Rominger. Bar dockets for the next term of court, which begins here Monday with Judge C. W. Vermilion of Centerville, presiding, hare been issued by Clerk Leach, and as usual the docket is a rather light one, there being eighteen probate, one criminal, twenty-seven law, and 16 chancery cases. Following is a list of the petit jurors for the term: J. J. Cha.nce. George Gordon, J. C. Rector, ,T. W. Burton, J. 13. Kneed ler, Moses Smith, W. I. Smother, J. M. Pirtle, S. M. Wagler, A. R. Fouts, Jas. Kendrick, C. B. Anderson, A. Emanuel, J. A. Swinney, J. H. McMains, H. C. Guernsey, F. O. Bullock, T. N. Hunt, Dan Helsel, F. M- Hutchings, Y,. T. Johnson, Wm. Day, Martin Elenbesger, L.. H. Ryan. The grand jurors are: Henry Henderson, J. W. Lyons. I. M. Bollman, T. J. Prevo, Jacob Hocker smith, L. C. Warthen, J. H. McCiiist ion. A number of citizens from Stiles transacted business in the city Fri day, among the number being Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Van Horn, jA. G. Writjht, Frank Martin, M. N. Etta White, J. M. Krewson and Wm. Shook. Mrs. Retta Collins and children have gone to Valley Junction. Mr. Collins preceded them about two weeks ago and they expect to reside there. Geo. M. Swaim arid Joseph Schlot ter of S< Creek township, transacted business Friday in this city. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Proctor of Ash grove were looking after business af fairs Friday in Bloomfield. Bloomfield, Oct. 16.—Ella Herr, eld est daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. K. Herr of thio city, and Harry Johnson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Johnson, of Quincy, 111., were united in mar riage Wednesday evening at 7:30 o'clock at the Methodist Episcopal church, Bev. J. W. Potter officiating. The church was well filled with rela tives and friends. The pulpit was beautifully decorated with roses, ferns and oak leaves and presented a pleas ing sight. W. H. Heighton of Des Moines played a selection on the cello with organ accompaniment. The wed ding march was then rendered by W. J. Steckel. Eight bridesmaids then en tered at the east door and advanced up the center aisle to the altar. They were followed by little Miriam Herr, as ring bearer, a sister of the bride, who was followed by the bride and her fath er. The bridesmaids parted to left and right at the altar, forming a semi-cir cle. The groom, accompanied by Rev. Potter, advancing from the left met the bride at the altar, where th'ey were joined together as man and wife. After the ceremony a reception was given at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Herr, where an elegant supper was served to many relatives and friends. The bride and groom were the recipients of many handsome and useful presents. Mrs. Johnson was reared In Bloom field, and is a beautiful and acomplish ed young woman. Her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. K. Herr, have long been prominent in social, religious and busi ness circles. Harry Johnson has chos en wisely and well in selecting a bride. The groom, who is a grandson of Jor don McCain of this city, is well and favorably known here, and is a bright young man, being a graduate of a law school, but preferred a business call ing to the practice of law. Many friends wish them a prosperous and happy journey through life. The bridesmaids were: Misses Maud Dab ney, Edith Steckel, Helen Davies, Paulj Ine Payne, Inez Greenleaf, Mildred Steckel of Bloomfield, and Bessie Lor enz of Kirksville, Mo., and Edith Stick ney of Moulton. J. N. Shelton of this city yesterday morning suffered what appears to have been a severe stroke of paralysis, which rendered him practically uncon scious. Mr. Shelton drove to his farm south of town early in the morning, re turning to the city about 11 o'clock. So far as known there was nothing wrong until he reached home, when he suddenly lapsed into an unconscious condition and appeared to be in a wan dering frame of mind, although not wholly disabled. He endeavored to go into ihe house and attempted to lead the horse he had been driving into the house yritli him. Physicians were at once summoned and made an examina tion as to his condition, and succeeded in alleviating his suffering. Mr. Shel ton is a highly respected citizen and it is hoped by his friends that he may be fully restored to his usual health. Ira W. Collins of Kirksville, Mq., is visiting his mother, Mrs. R. J. Col lins. Frank Knecht of Union township transacted business Thursday in this city. 7." Professional Cards. CHARLES A. BRAUN, 8afe and Time Lock Expert.. 4 Safe nntl Biinl: Locks, opened. 320 Br Main street, Ottumwn, Iown. DR. ,C. R. PARKER, Weltmer Instructor and Expert Mag netic Practitioner. Vice Presldi-nt Iowa State Ass'n. Mag netic Doctors. Office: Room 12, Baker Bid* New Thorn: 810. Res. 320 Lillian si roet. OSTEOPATHY! DR. BELLE H. OLNEY, Osteopath. Rooms 13 and 10, Baker Building. Taktt Elevator. DR. J. F. BYRNE. Graduate of Ameritan School of Osteopa* thy. Kirksville. Mo. Rooms and 7 Summers Building. Office lioiu-s 8:30 to 12:00 1:30 to 4:00. ELIZABETH M. THOMPSON, Osteopathic Physician. Graduate American School Osteopathy. Kli'Usvllle, Missouri. Office, 227 N. Court St. New 'Phone 894,,': Honrs. 0:00 to 12:00 and 1:30 to 4:00. LAWYERS. ®d W. H. HOLMES, Attorney-at-Law. '"*0*'Av! Prompt nttontion given to commercial matters, lnelmlincr collections. Rooms 81 nnd 82, Leigbton Building, Ottumwa, Iowa* A. C. STECK. Attorney At Law. Rooms l, 3 and S, Telephone Bidg., Ot tumwa, Iowa. UliO. 1'. liiilNDICL. J. F. WEBBSB. HEINDEL & WEBBER, Lawy«r«. Rooms 18 and 10 Baker Block, Ottnmwft Iowa. CHAS. U. FtJLLEN. CHAS. C. AYRBS. FULLEN & AYRES, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law. Sidto 1, Williamson Building, 105 NottH Court street, Ottumwa, Iowa. PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS. Dr. A. O. WILLIAMS, 1 C., It. I. ifc P. U'jr. Co., Surgeon C., B. & Q. B'y. Co., %1PK I O. tt„ E. 4 3. Co. Residence, 210 NortJi Jefferson stteefc," Otlice, 120 Court street. Residence tele, plione, 110,* offlcc telephone, 90. Ottumwa* Iowu. BURT LAFORCE, PH. G., M. t! Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Specialist. Glasses scientifically fitted. Office hourg 10 to 12 o. nr., and 2 to 5 and 7 to S o'clock p. m. Plione, office, 280 residence, 37« Offleu rooms, 1 and 12 Hofmanti block. DR. W. C. TANNER, Physician and Surgeon. Office—Rooms 31 to 32, in Leiglitoa build* inp, on Market street. Residence. 118 N. Willard street. Office telephone, S90 resi dence telephone. 1020. City and country practice. ^11 kinds of work, all kinds ot weather. All hours. 9 9 By all means fou should read the ©ttumroa £ourkr O 9 .•Hb '6 It is bv all odds 9 sr v'l WM, the best newspaper in tMs part of Toyja. You miss many good things if you don't take £l|c Courier 0 9 m.-m Railroad Time Tables TRAINS LEAVING UNION DEPOT* W. S. Parker, Ticket Agent. BURLINGTON ROUTE, C., B. 4 No. Going East. Deparf J2u—Chicago, Dubuque, & Quincy 2:10 a. m. 02b—Local Freight 6:45 a. m« lfib—Burlington & St. Louis 7:35 a. m. 101)—Peorlfi, Dubuque &.Quincy. .11:50 a. m. 8a—Chicago Limited 1:25 p.m. 4n—Chicago, St. Louis & Quincy 7:10 p. m. 8a—East mall 8:3T p. 2a—Chicago, Peoria & Rockford.11:45 p. m. Ft. Madison accommodation, \ally except Sunday, depart 7:10 a. m. arrive 8:00 i»t Going West. 5a—Omahn, Council Bluffs Nebraska 12:55 a.m. 15a—Fast mall 2:40 a. 81b—Local freight 5:30 a.'m 8a—Onialin, Kansas City, Denver Hot Spring*. Deadwood. Og dcn. Portland & California. 7:43 a.m. 7a—Fast mall 8:92 a.m. 0b—Peoria to Creston 1:50 p. m.. 18a—Limited 3:28 p. m« lib—Chicago to Ottumwa, arr!ve.l0:00 p. m. la—Denver & Omaha 11:35 p. m. a. dally b, except Sunday. Nos. 7, 8 anct 15 do not carry passengers. CHICAGO,ROCK ISLAND & No. Going East. 200, Keokuk. Kansas City, Call fonila and Southwest 202 Keokuk 204 l£ldon, Davenport & Chicago 3 PACIFI Depa: 10:45 s. m. 3:27 p. a. 10:36 p. m. Going West. 203 Des Mollies. Huthven, west and northwest 201 Des Moines and Omaha ... 205 Des Moines and Omaha ... 7:00 a..m« 12:10 p.»m. 7:05 p.-5. trains ate Unless otherwise Rpcclfleci, all dally except Sunday. TRAINS LEAVING JEFFERSON STREET UNION DEPOT. A. J. Packard, Agent. CHICAGO, MILWAUKEE & ST.PAUU Arrive. Depart Chicago, Dubuque & Milwaukee! dl2:15 a. m. b2:35 a. m« Chicago, Cedar Kaih Ids, etc bl0:10 a. m. 5:05 p. m« Kansas City & Southwest b2:30 a. m. ol2:25 a. nt. Kansas Cliy and local b4:55 p. m. bl0:20 a. m. No. 182. frrtglit, east, leaves ... 7:20 a. m. No. 64, freight, east, leaves 10:05 a. m. No. 01, freight, west, leaves 7:00 a. m. No. 61. freight, west, leaves ... 1:00 p. m. Ottumwa-Muscatine Cut Off. Arrive. Depart Chicago, Davenport, Mus catine b7:00 bl2:80p. No. 02, freight, east, leaves 6:80 a.m. No. 02, freight, east, leaves 9:00» n, daily b, except Suuday d, except Mon« day. Freight trains arrive at ai\d depart froal Ottumwa Junction. Kansas City Louis ..... Kansas City Louis Freight trains carrying passengers be/ tween Ottumwa and Moulton: Local freight b8:00 p. d8:00a. m. Fast freight a!2:l0p. m. a2:30p. m. a. daily b, except Sunday. dread disease and it certainly musl contain much to give hope to thoa* Ff I WABASH. Arrive. Depart & St. ati:15 a. m. a0:20 p. & St. a7:00 p. m. a8:25 n. m.