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VOLUME XXI. Republican A i MARSHALL, SALINE COUNTY. rflSSOURI, FRIDAY, MAYS, 1912 Qooi rnaa 3 NHmber of paper printed weekly I (sworn) B 3,100 NUMBER 18 1 DEATHS KILLED IN AN AUTO ACCIDENT H. L BtbttW, of Malta Bend th Victim TJio. wwa of an awful automo bllo accident afr Malta; Bead caused a big sensation tra and else where jteturtUy evening. The in terested parties had been In Mar shall shopping And "being well known hero our city was also mucti stir rod. I Mr; and Mrs. II. I. Blower, their, daughter, Ml Myrl, and pay no Slosher had been to 'Marshall shop pin Saturday and left about five o'clock for tholr homo in Malta Bend, where Mr. Bloaier conduct ery bttatnesa. n they had reached tnolovci stretch of road just oast of Mal ta Bend and noar the- old M. W. Walker farm they decided to over take Walker Baker who was ahead and speeded, jip their 55 horse power Auburn auto to 45 miles an hour. This speed was a littlo too great and the car commenced to away. .Realising his danger, Mr. Blower applied tho emergency brake, but failed to shut of the gasoline. This caused Ihe mach ine to awing around and put tho full, momentum against the four wheel sidewiao turning it over and landing it on the aide. 8om port of the auto hit Mr. Bloaser and fractured hi skull, killing him almost instantly. Mrs. BlosserWaa caught under tho machine and suffered some severe bruises s did ateo Mlsa Myrl, who also hs'd her shoulder dislocated, and a painful bruise on her ankle. Mr. Stouter was thrown clear of the wreck and was stunned n few minute but suffered no In juries, and cam, quickly to the relief of. the ladle. ,w ,. Mr. Baker "bad also seen the ac cident and after assisting as best lie could, drovo rapidly to Malta Bend for tho throo physWansDrs. Brown and Aiken. Loulo Blosser, whoso office Is op 'poaito tho Republican, waa alao sent for and made tho run ot twelve miles in Ida car In twenty minutes, liut WIS tOO lato to be of much aaslstance. Tho accident la a most unfortun ato one, especially as tho family Is on olf our most prohdncnt and MMwetea ones. Tho damage to ckr waa very light Henry Wbjuael Bloaser would have been 42 years old noxt Aug ut "si. lflia. IIo was a eon of Henry Bloaser, a prominent farm er of Blower. Besides the sor rowing' wife and five chlldron ha la survived by the following sis ters and brothers Quincy Blosser Norway, Kansas; William Blosser, Snrfanrfleld, Mo.; E. J. and Louie HlrMuur of Blosser: Mrs. Ward Heskett Jefferson City. fTke children are Myrl, Myron, . Mor ris, Frank and Louis Blosser: All the relatives were summon ed at once and moat of them were able to bo ab the funeral. Rtiheral- services wero hold at the Christian church in Malta Bend of which deceased was a member, at 140 p. m. Monday, Rev. Talbot, of Slater; conducting tho sirvlcea. The remains were' then taken to Union cemetery, wset of Marshall and latd( ta rest lri" the Blosser family lot with Masonic honors. The pall bearers WerojOtf a Walk er, JL II. Farnsley, Robt. Montague, Archie VonAnglen; Forney- Baker and Everett Walker. The funeral was otae of "tho largest over held in tho community. J. ANDERSON JOHNSON, coun ty assessor of Saline, died at his home in tho northeastern suburbs of Marshall Friday evening April 86th, after along illness of cat arrh of the stomach. He is sur vived by his wife and two child ren, James Hoy and Bernlee. Mr. Johnson was aa' exemplary young man, hard-working and steady? and had worked his way up from the ka in a very ere dat able) manner. It waa probablyhk hard work .that caused him to break down.-, He was a faithful menber of ike Methodist charch, wa a kind husband and .father. He waa born on Aucuet 10th, 1872, on a farm fburvmes, south cast of Slater and was aspn of Mrs. J. L, Johnson. In September 1895, he was married to Miss Laura Rkder, of Slater. Ho is also sur vived by one brother, Charles, of Slater, and five sisters Mrs. Jas per Jonnson, oiiwest Plains, Mo.; Mrs. T.J. Lawlor, Mrs, T. J. Stroud, of SUvtor; Mra J. H. Dye, Enid, Okta.; Mrs. M. B.Byrd, Sla ter. Ho was a member of tho Knights of Pythias and Odd FoUows lodg es and they, had charge of the burial which occurred In Slater Sunday afternoon. .Revs. ,A. R. Farla and J.T. Prltchctt preached the funeral sermons. Mr. Johnson had been county assessor for about threo years. His unexpired term will no doubt bo fWed by Oov. Hadley by ap pointing someone promptly. CALVIN p. SNODDY, died at his home three miles northwest of town Monday, April 29th, of cancer, aged 64 years. Mr. Snod dy .had been a sufferer from this ailment along time and waa con fined to his room for Nearly a year. lie is survived by his wife and one. son, Calvin Jr. Mr. Snoddy was agdod man and desirable citizen. He was a mem ber of the Presbyterian church and Uvcd a consistent life. Funeral services were conduct ed by his former pastor. Rov. McCane, of Lee's Summit, Mo., at the residence Wednesday after noon and burial at Ridge, park. The pallbearers were six nephews, of deceased. ETilELBERT J). TnOMp80N, tho little daughter of Mr. and Mrs, W.C. Thompson, of West Morgan, dJcd Tuesday, April 30 1912 of hepatitis, aged 4 years, 3 months, and 31 days. Tho little girl was never strong and was called to a better land where sickness and pain aro no more her Lot Tho remains wore taken to Ridgopark cemetery after services at the home Wednesday morning. Jamison, and had many friends here and over the county who ad mired her good qualities. Funer al services were conducted by Rev. A. R, Faxls at tho residence Sun day afternoon and another abort scrvico was held, at the. grave in the Arrow Rock cemetery Monday Bearalk the daughters named, she is survived by a son, M. A. Jam ison, ot Sapulpa, Okln., anddaugh ter, Mra. At J. Davis, of Hardeman who both came to Marshall at once. MRS. SARAH CARROLL DAVIS wife of .Thomas Davis, died fit their homo on East Yerby eudden ly about nine o'clock Tuesday oven ing. Slto had been enjoying her usual health and had been to sec her nelghbprtf, (BUas Redman's, that ovcnlnjg, go that doath came as a complete surprise. When she felt tho attack coming on nhct went to tho porch and sat down in a chair ,and informed a lady staying with her that she was sick and aha dlod in a few min utes later. 8he, was Ofl years old and a gtood lhrlstinn lady. FuV ncral services wero conducted at tho First Presbyterian church by Rov. McCain yesterday at 2.30 p. m. MRS. LETTIE WRIGHT, coL. wife of Philip Q. Wright, a promi nent colored former of Nap ton,. died suddenly of dropsy Tuesday. Sho was prominent In church and social work among her people, and was much respected. Her remains wero laid to rest in the colored cemetery near Nap ton Wodnesday. Boonville Won Tho annual debate between the. Marshall and Boonvlllla high schools took place in our high school auditorium Monday even ing. Leon Snyder and Raymond Downs represented Marshall while E. Coram and Floyd Orcar took part for Boonville. Tho Boonvlllo crowd came up in a special train and 'tho debaters woro short pants, no doubt to mako our boys feel small in being beaten by a bunch of "kids." The Marshall boys had the affirmative sldd of tho ques tion of tho "Bccall of Judges" and lost 2tol. Tho judges wero Prof. Van Cleaver of Columbia, Rev: B. T. Wharton, Marshall, and n Boonville attorney. Honor Roll of Prairie View School. Below are tin nnnu of those iri Ithc pralrlo view school who hdve not misspelled a word for onononth. List number ono-Gcorgla Seibcrt nclen Smith, Nicholas Smith, Elva STATE PROHIBITION MEETING PROGRAM At Marshall Thursday and Friday, May 9 and 10. 2i00 p.m. Convention called to order by State Chairman Stokes Prayer. Mlpsourl Valley College Quart ettcj Addrcsscss of welcome, on be half of the city, on behalf of the Churches of Marshall, on behalf of t Intercollegiate prohibition Clqb on behalf of the Saline County W. C. T. U. and tho pro hibitionists of Saline County. Rcponso to addresses ot Wol- como. Temporary Organization. Miscellaneous. Adjournment. EVENINO SEESSION 7:45 Prayer. Missouri Valley College Quar tette. ' Reading, by Miss Mahan. Intercollegiate Prohibition Ora torical Contest. Five contestants. 8:00 p.m. Address, non. A. S, Watklna ot Ohio Vlcc-presiden-Ual. Candidate on tho prohibition ticket in 1908. Awarding prlzo in contest Miscellaneous. Adjournment. FRIDAY MORNING SESSION 90 n.m. Permanent Organiza tion. Reports ot -other committees. Miscellaneous. 1.I5. Address by Hon A. S. Wfttklns. Special Order. Adjournment. AFTERNOON SESSION. 2:00 p.m. Addresses by Gov ernor John P. St John, CoL 8obieskl and Mrs. Carrie Leo Carter-Stokes. Veteran's nour. Miscellaneous. Adjournment ' EVENING SEESSION. 8:00 p.m. prayer. Missouri Valley College Quar tette. Reading by Miss Malian. Address by Mrs Mary narrls Armor Ex-President Georgia State W.C.T.U. Unfinished Business. Final adjournment. All aro cordially invited to come out MRS. ROBT REYNOLDS dledat .IStoboU; Urton, Annie Bod April 30th, after a several months (Elvln MunnP. ' List (number two Below Is tho name of the one who' has not mis spelled Ibut one word during the C. L. Grimes, tcachor. lllncssi She waa a sister of MrsL John. Reynolds, of this city, and formerly resided In Cooper coun ty, her maiden name being Miss vltA w,rwli-. w.V w month, Gertrude Taylor. member of the Presbyterian church and lived a consistent faithful life. She is survived by hor husband and a large family of children, nor remains were brought back to Nolson. yesterday and laid to rest In.tho Nelson cemetery about noon. DANIEL B, QAMPBELL, one ot tho old atnd respected citizens ot Clay, township, died at his home seven miles southeast of Slater, Sunday, April UAt, at tho aga oi 72 years and five days. The funeral ..services were hold at Fish Crock Baptist church .on Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock, and 'were conducted, by Rev. J. N. Wlnn.-Slaier Rustler. it MRS. HUTSOto, wife of I, .P. Hutson, vged 3i years, dle.d at the homo of her' parents; Mr. The wife and children have the and -Mrs. M. D; Powell, about community's sympathy in the Iobs' one mile north ot aitllam, Friday, of a kind husband and father, April 19th. The unera! service conducted by Rev. J. Edwin Ki j u.. Cm Ull Norvell, was held at the resl illed by Emery Wheel doHce m SuBdjy afUrnoon. Thomas 'G. pittard was killed' at ( where many friends ot tho fam Lorknert (Sppwa, on April astfh. ly lly gathered to"pay the last trl the burstBg of an emery wheel, buto ot respect Slater Rustler, a niece f uJhich ctruck him in the -breast His.remalM were brouilit MRS. I DMOHIA SJAMISQN died -'..- ... fv ., t'al-O a J 11.. VamI1 blii f41xm1 wai Um a am Bass! MitiVaiUwii(mmA stUr heart failure, Mtwn. . 'wVies; Mrs. JwokoH came here, from 'Wrki: etWiry': bwrUL ' Arrow -Roek sfcofit five years age VrllAMMUHtaMra-'irwtn . 9U ms;Biji.''swp , .wwai ww, w,,obm :.wiM4rvlv'ihlm;H? ok.T,U7 f sml hsdre- , .V'i&J ViLZitZsZAj?: JlitHHii I. O. O. F. Anniversary The Odd Fellowa ot Malta Bend on April. 26th celebrated tho 97th anniversary ot Odd Fellowship in America. 'After a short business session th6 doors wora thrown open to 'the Rebokahs and wives ot Odd Fellows. Tho program rendered was as follows: Organ Voluntary, Mlw Leah Thorn ton, Malta Bend. fV Song, Revive Us Affalnby-lodge. invocauos,. Kev. ueo. k. uoncs, MiatnLW Vocal Solo, MU Nadlnc Denning, Malta Bead. Address o&Welcomo, E. G. Guth rey Dlst. Deputy Grand Master, Malta Bend. , " . Address, History' of Odd" Fellow ship, Dr. A A. iWhceler, post Grand Master, Miami. Duet, Misses $eah Thornton and NadinoDenritng, Malta" Bend, Addrc&8,Gopd Of the Order.'Rev. uncalled, tor Letters Bleat 1i(eTho Tio that Binds, Remaining tin tho Marshall, Mo. lodge . post lofflce May 1st, 1912. If not Song, God Bo With You Till We callod Ifor in 15 days, will bo sent I Meetv Again, lodge. to fcho dead lettor office at Wash- . Prayer, Rev. Geo. E. Jones, Miami, ingtori, ID. C. J After the program a two couraj Miss Bessie phllpott. j lunch of ham sandwich, ipeanut Mesdames Molllo. Clemons, Belle i butter sandwiches, fruit salld, oys- Dlckorson,, Emma Wilson. ' jor salad, pickles, ico cream and Messrs. jkov. waiter Llllaru, Geo. Icake and. coffee. Public Meeting The temperanco people of Mar shall met in tho court houso Mon day to organize for the coming local option election.'' There waa good attendance. Dr. J. E. Harris presided. About (300 was rawed and another meeting call ed for Thursday night. JBBB&I Home Baked Flaky Biscuits Delicious Cake Healthful Food made wiih Dr Prices CREAM BakingPowder The product of Grapes ilRillHm sssssssWLiBssssssflX REQUIESCANT Toll all your bells, O cities by the Seal Toll bolls ot grief from cross-crowned tower and dome, Toll tor men loved -and praised that come not home, Toll for tho homeless exile, now set free In God's invisible city, where shall be No more farewells, no death and no more sea. O all ye ships ot ocean, lift your prayer, Through the dark midnight air, i Unto tho pitying God; whose angel Death Men's souls from land and son each .moment summoncth, nd guards in voiceless gloom Of tho Qreat Deep, one vast, unscrlpturcd tomb, Where heedless of our tears Sleeps an unnumbered host, that hears . , No storm forovermdre, nor mortal tears. Ring bella of honor for the- dying brave: For proud, unflinching chivalry that gave its wealth and glory to the engulfing wave, And trusting God above, Over tho woman in her weakness threw Manhood's strong shield of love, In 'ono swift hour of sacrifice that drew Many hearts back to God, And Joined thcra with nis blessed Cross who trod Gcthsemane, wind conquering the grave From nln and death did save. ,j Toll bolls ot pity, swinging sad and and slow! 1 To many an altar many mourners go. Whilo to the desolate exiles' widowed band. Fraternal heart and charitable hand Glvo pitying welcome to a -stranger's land Ring bolls of prayer above the kneeling throng I Ring bolla ot hope, O cities by the sea! Tell faith's unfathomable mystery ' ' In organ volco of song, Uttering sorrow's benodlcite "0 love of God! O dosp and boundless seal" Theodore Williams. t ; i 1 .- 1 u-lth a fuller" determ'n itlovi to live , Ins tho thirty years he has been up to the requirements ot the . on the road. grand order and feeling that It 1 was good to .have been there. Church Notes E. Gj Guthroy, D. D. G M ." . Jacob VanDyke will reprcssnt Around Town One. of our readers asks us to publish the following directions for killing ;a cur: Take him around the southwest corner of ,the square, bsat him with a club till ho becomes limp and noisy, then take- him to tho west side ot tho Aiuaro and shoot', him, let him then trot to the east side of the square and shoot him again. If impression. not done thoroughly neat mm ty?aln with tho club till ho quits his racket. j tho First Presbyterian church as commissioner to tho General As sembly of tho Presbyterian church, U. S. at Bristol, Tenn,o,n Mfty 1C. Rov. Henry Austin, of Texas, preached at tho First Presbyter Ian church Sunday morning and evening. A congregational meet ing will ba held next Sunday mom ing to consider calling htm. lie Is a very ablo man and m.ado a good Lewis, (Mar ton Lince. L, W. VANDYKE, p. M. Marriage License Rev. Chas. H. Bohn, Marshall Charlotte R. Swift, Blackburn John D. Yowell. Grand pass Mollis O. DeMoaa, Grand pass Arthur Lynch, Sweet Springs Daisy Brown, Marshall Walter Kallmeyer, St Louis Archie Gannon; f Glasgow Andrew; J. Brownie, Nelson Maude, B. Marshall, Nelson J, C. Monrei Moksne Dola F. plekerlRg, Marshall Walter JS, Clarkaon, Odessa -6lH GaTvin, Odessa ' ;V;.1l. limbry, Glen; AmWrry,tl. Dr. Wheeler in his plcusfng way dollvered a most Impressive and Instructive address on what tho order has done and is doing tor the betterment and upbuilding of humanity and its outlook for the future. The whole world Is startled at the. magnitude of this great orders work.' Our constant devotion to our duties, our untiring efforts at oU -umea to promote the best In terests and weUfara of our mem bers sd our adherancs to and practice of, the great princlnles of our order.; Friendship,' j,pve and. Truth, i have won, for us a lartfe ftVsea "in, the hearts of our coun- Visiting Brothers and tslaters were: .preawnt from Miami. .Black burn, QradPasn4ar8hili.yAt Prominent temperarcj orators oi cupied most ot the Marshall pul pits Sunday morning and the Sla ter pulpits Sunday evening. Tho sermons at tho First Baptist Whilo complaining about the slownoss of a shlpmwu a visitor at tho Republican office told us ,,, hnAn .i,i u ' Monday that he gets all his drinks x mornings "Paul's Conver- aver xn -- " sl0n," evening. 'Falsitying Facts," noticed tore that this road Was 8at musJc carrying most ot the "booze" and our curiosity was aroused. We Christian Science subject tor 11 naked him why ho shipped over ounaay, -is-eriasung run- this road and he said. "I like old anmem." whisky, and it's theonly way I " am certain, of getting it welt aged.' Among the Sick n 4 - uu-a Mr G. Tt. Smith went to platta- JZZZ "Cr JZZr. burg Sunday on account of, th. w.Z i 7 serious iUnes, of her sister, Mrs. opera house Wednesday evening. w .'- --- it will beot Interest to oar reaS- Ge" V Brown era to xnow mat isis rsssuwuDie jus mom jtuenrer, wno was ser mari .was born in Miami -la isii iously til several days this week," In the Feilefai camp, -beitame bUnd was, a Utile better yesterday. from- bratif fevorpa, tVe ,oge ot six - months. He U Ja'muaie.al.prodlgy Mrs. John vW. Blackburn Waa ajMe.houj'aU leU IortlkoVlha iflvjw nnd- has bense from iwtey.v He here; from Blosser Wedneadsy; da-' 4 V t J '