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FRIDAY, JULY 20, 1910
0! The 20th Ohio Regimental
Held On The Shelby County
Fair Grounds
Thirty-Five Of The
Veterans Present
Showing The Ranks Being
Rapidly Thinned
Next Heunion To Be Held At
Hiawatha Park
(By Col. L. G. Hunt, Sec.)
The twentieth Ohio Regimental as
sociation met in annual reunion in
the Shelby county fair grounds, July
22, and wns called to order by Presi
dent Capt. Ed. B. Nutt, at eleven
o'clock, a. m. Registering' and receiv
ing badges were flrst in order after
tho boys had all had a good old fash
ioned 20th Ohio hand shake. At 12
o'clock the dinner was called and the
members of the regiment and their
families present together with a largo
number of visitors entered the dining
room of the agricultural grounds
where the wives and good friends
and citizens had prepared a sumptu
ous ropast and at the call of the presl
dent all joined in repeating the Lord's
Prayer, after which orders were giv
en to load and in this all joined
The following members of the regi
ment registered: Capt. W. A. Nutt.
TJrbana, O.; R. M. Toland, Calvin1
Shaw and P. W. Young, Anna, O.;
Capt. E. E. Nutt, M. H. King, John
Smith, Dan P. Haines, D. W.' Richey,
C. W. Chambers, David P b. ', Dan'l
."VyriEht, R. M. Wilson, iu. McCalla,
John H. Bird, Wm. 7 ggins, W. H.
Mumford. H. B. Neal, Reuben Smelt
zer, Sidney, Ohio; J. M. Coleman, St.
Johns, O.; LeRoy O. Hunt, Mt. Ver
non, O.; Reed Lipplncott, St. Paris,
O Sam'l Graham, Indianapolis, Ind.;
Arthur Gregg, Homer, O.; Wm. M.
Glasford, Lewlstown, O.; Thomas
Wright, Chilllcothe, O.; Samuel Dar
by. Cflnton, 111.; Abram Friend, De
Graff, O.; Simeon Wicks, Plqua, O.,
James Fidler, Now Hampshire, O.; H.
J. Souder, Lake View, O.; John David
Hall, Kendallvlllo, Ind.; G. C. Ailing
er, LaRue, O.; W. H. Williams, Potts
vllle, O.
Thirty-live of the comrades were
present out of a possible two hundred
and eighty-six Invitations sent out.
Many of the boys are getting old and
cannot stand the trip to these re
unions and must forego tho pleasure
enjoyed by those who do go. Many
of the wives and families' were pres
ent and joined heartily Into the spirit
of the exercises, making the day one
long to bo remembered.
The roll of dead was called for tho
past year and the names of four, as
follows, were announced: A. D.
Launder, Co. B; Lewis Kah, Co. F;
Joseph Phillips tfhd Robert A. Larl
more, Co. G.
The committee on resolutions re
ported as follows:
Comrades, another year has come
and gone and at our annual roll call
tho names of Comrades A. D. 'Laun
ders, Lowis Kah, Joseph Phillips and
Robert A. Larimore have not respond
ed. Theso comrades have gone to tho
eternal camping grounds. They were
brave soldiers, true comrades, who
stood shoulder to shoulder with us In
tho fore front of battle In tho great
struggle for tho supremacy of tho old
flag, and for tho life of this nation and
liberty of Its citizenship.
Resolved, That we will miss from
our ranks and annual reunions, yet
ire can cherish their memories by
remembering their valiant services,
their devotion to their country, and
loyalty to the Stars and Stripes.
Resolved, That while wo bow In
humble- submission to the will of tho
Great Commander of nil in ordering
theso comrades from our ranks; wo
feel deeply tho loss.
Resolved, That wo extend to fami
lies of theso comrades our heartfelt
sympathy and point them for comfort
and consolation to that same Com
mander who took them from their
homes and firesides and who dooth
all things well.
Col. L. G. Hunt reported tho follow
ing special sentiment on tho death
of Comrade Robert A. Lariraoro of
Company G: k
Comrades, it Is almost Inorodiblo,
yet it is too true, that our comrado
Robert A. Larimore, and his amiablo
wifo were murdered in their homo In
Smiliury, O., a few months ago by a
frond Incarnate. No braor soldier
than R. A. Larimore over enlisted in
tho army; no grander Christian gen
tleman in war or peace walked tho
earth, always practicing tho princi
ples of thO golden juIp, no man in
tho Twentieth Ohio, or In the army
can over say aught against Robert A.
Larimore. That such a man and Bol
dier of his country should be tho vic
tim of tho murderer's hand is a sad,
sad ending of a noblo life. Comrades,
I ask that theso words bo mado a
part of our records.
Letters of regret were read from
Lt. Henry O. Dwight, now a minister
In tho American Blblo House, Astor
Place, N. Y.; from R. C. Hunt, RIalto,
Cal.; Thomas J. Condon. Pawnee,
Neb.; 'Squire J. Baker, Belmore, O.;
Hiram Ohl, Nlles,"0.; Gaddls P. Hnge
man, Ravenna, Neb.; Job Reeder,
Kensington, .0.; R. R. Stober, Rock-
ford, O.; Capt. Wm. Sklllen, York
town, Ind.; Josoph McVny, Ind.; Luth
er Stownrt, Wyandott, South Dakota.
The letters of Lt. Dwight. R. C. Hunt
and Thomas Condon were made a
part of the minutes and also the let
ter dictated by Capt. Wm. Sklllen, as
he is near death's door with Bright's
Capt. Sklllen says he has met the
enemy and surrendered for tho ilr3t
time in his life. "L attended an old
friend's funeral some time ago and
listened to a good funeral oration and
whllo there wondered what the good
man of God would say of him if he
was tho other man. I had a struggle
to get to the church and afterward
went to the doctor's office and came
homo with powder and pills and
dopes and squills and retired to the
room Valentine's day 159 daya ago,
and have never been out since and"
never expect to go out alive." He
asked that the boys write him a fare
well letter. Tho letter was written
to him and signed by every comrade
present expressing sadness and bid
ding him good-by.
The next reunion will be hold at
Hiawatha Park, Mount Vernon, Ohio,
and the date will be named by the
president and secretary. It will be
later in tho season as the date of the
Sidney reunion was at too busy a time
for many of the boys to attend.
Shoit talks were made by nearly
all comrades present and quite a
number of the ladies. Songs were
sung and three, of the old comrades
of the 20th furnished music with the
life and sheep skin being a part of
the regimental musicians during the
The Regiment closed its session, as
is its regular custom, by singing tho
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A daughter was born Tuesday morn
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Mr. James W. Graham spent Sunday
in Mansfield the guest of friends,
Mr. Cnrl Taugher had returned to
his home on East Hamtrarack street
after a several days' visit with rela
tives in Springflold, Ohio.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Mitchell, Mr
and Mrs. Harry Barr and Mr. and Mrs.
Wilbur Buckmaster of Sparta left
Tuesday morning on the excursion to
Dr. E. V. Ackerman of Fredorlck
town was a visitor In tho city today,
enroute to Columbus on business.
Miss Sadie Craner is confined to
her home In Sparta by a severe attack
of illness.
Mrs. Eliza J. Rummer returned to
her home in Fredericktown Monday
evening after spending several days In
Mt. Vernon, tho guest of friends.
Rev. McClelland of Fredericktown
delivered the sermon at tho Chester
vllle PreBbyterlan church on Sunday
Old-time Baptist camp meeting nt
Rogers Lake, Sunday, July 31 nnd
August 7, under the auspices of tho
Colored Baptists of Mt. Vernon. Good
speaking and singing. Old tlmo camp
meeting melodies. Admission 10c.
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Pass Through The City On
Monday Afternoon
On The Cleveland News
Reliability Contest
About Forty Machines Pass
Through Here
Mt. Vernon was an nutomoblle cen
ter for an hour or more Monday after
noon when about forty machines pass
ed through the city, being cars en
tered In the Cloveland News Reliabil
ity Contest, Under the auspices of the
Cleveland Automobile club. The con
test covers a period of three days
July 25, 2C and 27 and the route taken
by tho machines Is fromCleveland to
Columbus, thence to Toledo nnd back
to Cleveland. Some of the cities
touched on the trip are Akron, Canton,
Wooster, Mt. Vernon, Columbus. Bowl
ing Green, Toledo, Sandusky, Norwalk,
Oberlin and Eiyria.
It was shortly after three o'clock
whentheilrstcar reached the city the
Studebaker "40." iAIr. John G. Todd
of this city was official marker in Mt.
Veinon and stationed himself at tho in
tersection of the north side of the
square and Main street. The cars
came in on the Wooster road and
down Main street and tho nnme of
the car and the tlmo of arrival was
taken down by Mr. Todd, who later in
the day sent the complete record to
Cleveland. 'Many of the machines
took gasoline and water at tho Mt.
Vernon Auto Garage. If this was done
the record was kept by Mr. Todd.
In this event there were a greater
number of cars than has ever been
entered for a similar event anywhere
within a number of years. Every
grade of car from tho little Brush
runabout, selling at ?48o, up to the big
?4,000 Owen, Gaeth, Oldsmoblle, Palmer-Singer
arid Studebaker, will demon
strate most thoroughly on this run just
what claims it has upon the considera
tion and money of the prospective
The big Studebaker 40, which laid
out the route two weeks ago, again
fulfilled its mission as pathfinder for
the party on Monday and was the flrst
car to anlve in Mt. Vernon. In this
car was a representative of the Cleve
land News. The car carried confetti.
Following the Studebaker came a
Chalmers-Detroit, which just complet
ed the struggle of the Glidden tour,
carrying the officials of the contest.
The last car to reach the city Monday
was the historic old Oldsmobile Mud
lark, whoso 70,000 miles of travel has
not yet materially affected its effici
ency. This car carried the newspaper
men nnd also well tuned chimes, op
erated by an expert musician. In ad
dition there was a cornet player in
the party and the music rendered by
the chimes and the cornet was espec
ially good and .was listened to by a
large crowd on the public square
where tho car stopped for several min
utes. It wob nearly flvo o'clock when the
last car passed through tho city.
The following is the complete list of
the cars which parsed through Mt.
Vernon Monday afternoon in tho Reli
ability contest:
No. 1. Oldsmobile.
No. 2. Oakland "40."
No. 3. Studebaker "40,"
No. 4. Palmer-Singer
No. 5. Bulck.
No. C E-M-F.
No. 7. Henry "35". v
No. 8. Regal.
No. 9. Hinescar.
No. 10, Gabriel.
No. 1 1. Firestone-Columbus.
No. 12 Atlas. . ,
No. 13. Moro. '
No. 14. Empire. (
No, 15. Pierce Racine,
No, 10. Hupmoblle. '
No. 17. Cutting "40". '
No. 18. Maxwell. f
No. 19. Brush.
No. 20. Columbia.
No. 21. Kissolkar.
No. 22. Gaeth.
No. 23. Premier.
No. 24. Krlt.
No. 25. Owen
No. 2G. National, entered by D. E,
Foote, agent for G. & J. tires.
No. 27. Harford Truck.
No; 28.-rrJ3o Tamble.
No. 29 Hudson.
No. 307
Packard, entored by Thorn-
as Swan
Standard Top and .Equip-
raent Co.
No, 31. Hinescar.
No. 32. Norwalk "35".
No. 33. Overland.
No. 34. Overland. ' '
No. 35. Hupmoblle.
No. 3G. Chalmers-Detroit.
No, 37. Stoddard Dayton,
No. 38. Studobakor pathfinder.
No. 39. Chalmers "30" Official car.
No. 40. OJdsmobllo Press, car.
By Fire Was ASmoke House
In East End
At 12.20 Wednesday afternoon tho
fire department was called to tho rear
of E. W. Ureece'fl residence, East
Hamtramck street, where a small
building used as a. smoke house by
the firm of Ralph Brock & Co., was on
fire. Tho structure was almost de
stroyed. Tho department used the
chemicals in keeping tho blaze from
extending to the ndjaccnt buildings.
The fire caught from an over-heated
stove in the building. There was con
siderable meat destroyed during tho
progress of the fire. There was no In
surance on the building.
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Burns Sustained By Two
Men A, C, A, & C. Shop
Very painful burns wert sustained
by two brass moulders while at work
at the C, A. & C. shops on Wednesday
morning at about eleven o'clock. Ed
ward Treese and Murray Vernon, who
were the victims, were assisting in
pouring a quantity of melted brass
into a mould when the molten mass
exploded. The hot metal splashed
about the chest and shoulders of
Treese, while Vernon was badly burn
ed about the left shoulder and the left
side of the neck. Dr. N. R. Eastman
was called to render surgical atten
tion. .
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Paris, July 27 France today ap
pears to be on the eve of one of the
most colossal strikes that the coun
try has witnessed in recent years. The
engineers and firemen affiliated with
the National Railroaders' Union are to
meet tomorrow to reach a final deci
sion on the action of the central com-mittee-of
the union, which has already
decided on a general strike. The
workers demand an increase in wages
and a number of minor concessions in
regard to the conditions of labor.
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The smokeless locomotive has been
invented once more. This time tho
discovery is reported from Chicago.
An example of tho new typo, burning
bituminous coal, drew a train of cars
the other day from tho stockyards a
distance of 28 miles without letting
off smoke or gas. The trial trip was
watched by a number of railway men,
who professed themselves satisfied
Tho general public will hopo that this
announcement Is not too good to be
true, and this desiro will bo intensi
fled In tho case of railway sharehold
era by tho roport that the new device
will savo from 35 to CO por cent of
tho normal fuel consumption. West
minster Gazette.
Perrysvillo, Ashland county, will
havo a centennial celebration tho week
of Aug. 8. It will bo a home-coming
occasion and a vory Interesting pro
gram has been arranged for vho en
tire week.
Of Minnesota In A Lively
Minneapolis, Minn., July 27 A live
ly nnd Interesting tension Is predicted
for tho Democratic State convention
which will meet In Oie auditorium
here tomorrow to nominate candidates
for governor, lieutenant governor, sec
retary of state, treasurer and other
state officers to be voted for next No
vember. The convention will be com
posed of over 1,000 delegates, and a
majority of them are already here.
Although the outlook for Democratic
success in Minnesota this year is not
regarded so bright as It might be, still
tho pnrty leaders generally entertain
a feeling of confidence and believe
that with the right candidate for gov
ernor they will stand an even chance.
Since the death of Governor Johnson
the Democrats have lost control of tho
Btate House machine, as all the other
state officers are Republican, and the
the state is normally Republican by
The liveliest discussion in tomor
row's convention is likely to be over
the county option issue. Many of the
party leaders believe the Democrats
this year should seek to secure con
trol of the legislature on a county op
tlon issue, which the Republicans havii
rejected. On the other hand, there
are many influential Democrats who
arc opposed to a declaration In favor
of county option, chiefly becauso they
believe that lt would cost tho party
tho large German vote and arouse bit
ter opposition on the part of tho brew
ery and liquor interests. The intro
duction of the subject in the conven
tion is certain to precipitate a spirit
ual debate, but tho county optionlsts
express confidence in their ultimate
victory. i
The situation in regard to the gub
ernatorial nomination rcmalnsi, un
changed. The prospects are tbatthe
convention win nominate jonn binuus
the candidate for governor, in spite of
the former governor's refusal to be the
party standard bearer. Mr. Llnd has
flatly declared that he will not accept
the nomination and has fled to the
Pacific coast in an effort to escape the
importunities of his friends. But not
withstanding his refusal tho prevail
ing opinion seems to be that the form
er governor will be named and that he
will be persuaded to accept tho nomi
nation, providing that county option
is made the chief Issue of the cam
paign. Mr. Lind is pronounced in fav
or of county option, and his friends
believe there is no chance of his ac
cepting the nomination unless there
be a county option plank in the plat
form. Congressman W. S. Hammond Is re
garded as a strong reserve candidate
for the head of the ticket. He is mak
ing no effort to secure the nomination
but would doubtless accept It at the
hands of the convention. Ho Is well
thought of by all of the antl-Llnd forc
es and the opponents of county option
Mr. and Mrs. E. A. WIrwille of Cin
cinnati, O., who have been the guests
and Mrx. and Mrs. Gay Wirwllle left
this afternoon for St. Marys, O., to
visit with relatives.
Miss Pearl Dunlap has returned to
her home in Mt. Vernon after an ex
tended visit with relatives in Ft.
Wayne, Indiana.
Prof. C, Elsworth Jackson, who has
been spending the summer with his
mother in the city, returned today to
Plttsbuig. Pa.
Mr. M. J. Fish of North Mulberry
street went to Buckeye City Wednes
day morning to spend the day with
Messrs. L. A. Stream and George
Coyner went to-Columbus Wednes
day morning to attend the Republican
state convention.
At the Republican state convention
In Columbus, Mr. Charles C. lams of
this city was appointed a member of
tho committee on rules and order of
Mr. Albert Cooper of Akron, who
has been spondlng several days with
relatives in Mt, Vernon, went to Buck
eye Lake Wednesday morning to
spend tho day with friends.
Mr. H. E. Connor of East Gambler
street left Wednesday morning for
Turkey Lako, near Akron, where he
will spond several days, tho guest of
his brother, Dr. H. E. Connor.
Miss Ethel Ford, Miss Bessio Lee,
Mr. Elmer Clossman, the Rev. Mr.
Griffoth, Rev. and Mrs. C. H. Holden
and Attorney H. E. Buker wil go to
Hiawatha lake this week for a brief
visit. Mr. Buker will deliver an ad
dress on Sunday school work and will
conduct tho Sunday school on July 31.
Zanesvillo Times Recorder.
Mr. Allied Mill went to Columbus
Wednesday morning to attend to some
business matters.
Mr. Jnraes Anderson loft Wednesday
morning for his home in Fort Wayne,
Indiana, after a short visit with rela
tives in Mt, Vernon.
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A roof that leaks causes no end of
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Mr. Harry Mofllt nnd Mr. Charles
Adams wefnt to Brink Havon Wednes
day morning to spend tho day.
Mr. nnd Mrs. Richard Shutt havo
returned to their homo In Mt. Vernon
after visiting relatives In tho city.
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Mrs. John Sapp, Mr .George Sapp,
Mr. W. W. Young. Mr. W. J. Young
and tho Misses Eleanor and Ollie
Young of Mt Vernon and Dr. and Mrs.
P. H. Cosner of Nowark and Mr. l-.ee
Young of Columbus, left Wednesday
morning for Cuynhoga Palls, where
they will attend tho funeral of the
lato Edwnrd M. Young, who died
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In this city.

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