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MONDAY, OCTOBEP 2, 1022.
' THE OTTAWA FREE TO ADTCR-JOURNAL page rtvfi ARTISTS ARE GIN EXCELLENT ADDRESS ON STARVED ROCK L;n DO TAFT, NOTED SCULPTOR I I V)S i El CGATION OF ART EX TENSION LEAGUE ON TOUR OF STATE PARK AND DEER PARK. troyed; in the encounter Tonty wm drew a check tot $r on the other wounded, bttt lit' wax tliutlly permit lunil: tuoh hte.iie i mi .Hi ,i.,i.. IMd led in return to Bt, Ignsct in the phoned the shartifa oflioii laying lull id' iiis'J. I n Balls end Tonty. while that n un bed no license Humbert at Mackinac, heard rumors of t com on f ear, Bherlfl ij irs told iii Main ProvtmiH Ui his death ami nlckneei he wan emidiiyed m the rneui market of the Chicago Bntcfhers mi W ent rlMeeiwilalinli and I 'll 789 8 li'i'in Main ntreel and vv 1 1 i 1 ploye made roany friend t lift i em lie had Ini attach n the Illinois tv thd lro- garagoman in rcmovo the key quota, hastened at nine in the Illinois the ear. white he Inoknu up the set i .....i i.. it i i. ..in mid elieel, I'liilU liin Hie ki-V and I e I n i M j 1 1 1 1 I ill i f i nun i i ,i.- , I r 1 1 1 - a., i .1 .... u e iiied wenl down to tne nana, wnen ne re nu iuu irwuu upon tile 1 1 I of Hie l llll ni Starved Uneli, a Iml naming it. in honor oi iheir aoveretgni 'Fort it. Louts.' i' or nearly thirty years Port si Lout exi led as the westernmost stronghold o( New France, ami in and around lis Stockade was main taineii a great feudal establishment patterned arter tnoee oi me ui i,ilS !ir.,i Vlolor'ycl Pollooii World, ami undergoing the violent-ji uckworth stopped the auto wh tudea of political Intrigue to an extant was s new Dor) The man w ho greater even than can be round jn driving said he was Harry Arnold lin ni d the man and the ear u -re w lierever he Weill both gone The dec Baaed was born in Ottawa Vcoordlng to the Information re Dee, u, mot, on the Peyton rout, eelved hem g suit oaae and rifle where be made hfl home with his wore round in the bach of the auto, parents, The Morris authorities were notified I Bealdea leaving a w ide circle of ami stopped the machine as It pasted friends to i m his death he leaves alone the bard road near their city, ; i,iu in,.,, ,i ui,,,..,i ji. teiH. Mrl gulden Bates and Theresa I'lirns, ami one brother, ifimmett', The funeral win he held at n a. m Wl Seventy live members ol the Art Blxtenaion committee tram all parts ol' the stale visited I In Starve, nek slate park and Deer Park, to Inspect the natural bMttjttOa of the place yes terday, The number included resi dents from Ottawa, l.u Salle and Btraatar, The expedition was beaded by Lo ratio Tuft, sculptor, who li head of the committee, and the ar ranaaments were in charge of Mrs. A. J Wilson ol Li Salle, chairman i "i Of the local committee Th party met at the afCakaakla ho tel in La Salle in the late morning A late train caused a Blight delay In starting, Wln u the expedition stalled a ride around the city of La Salle was the Ural feature of the entertainment, from La Balie the patty went t Deer Park, and walked through the! Deer Park glen, alter which they were entertained at a very delightful buffet luncheon at the home of Mr. I and Mrs, George P. Blow, In the park. At the clo.e of the luncheon Horace Hull ol' this city, was asked to speak on the state park, telling the his-1 tory of the beautiful spot, state Qe ologial Prank w. Dewold also gave a very Interesting talk on the state! park, Prom the Blow residence the party went to starved Rook, where they visited some points of Interest, red turning to the Kaikaskla hotel for el banquet Dr R B, Heironymous, of the state! university, acted as tonstinaster, at the prQgrattl at the ( lose of the ban quet. Mayor Peter K. Coleman, of Lf Salle, delivered a very cordial ad ! di"ss of welcome, which was respond ad to by Senator Thurlow Beslngton, of Btreator, The party h it on the Rock Island last ninht for Peoria, w here they will I hoard a boat and proceed down the river to St Louis, stopping along tin way to visit historic sites. The talk which was delivered by Mr. Hull at the Blow residence, was one of the lines I On Starved Rock ever heard in this part of the state. Mr. Hull said in part: "i have been asked by the commit tee in charge of your entertainment1 to make a brief statement of facts concerning the history of this beauti ful spot as well as a sultl' ient descrip tion 'if its surroundings as will enable you the better to enjoy the trip we are aiiout to make and perhaps enlisl tyottr personal influence in persuading the legislature to protect, conserve,! and develop h beauties In a manner coinniensurate with it.; historic and scenic Importance. "In the latter part of the seven teenth century, rumors had reached the court pf Prance of a grand and 1 noble river, lying beyond iheir most western outposts, comparable in size to the Bt. Lawrence and flowing thru; a countrj of remarkable fertility; Hh, bank peopled, in general, with sav age tndian tribes, but, among whom,! the Illinois, were described as affable and humane, ready to receive instruc tion and desirous of visits from the missionaries. "Believing that this river emptied itto the Dnif or California, and would ' tlvis provide s passage to China and lb far east and realising that Its 'enrol Jtho rivers beinir the only htghwnj8 would hold the country for franco against every other na tion, Talon the fntendont, forestall tag the missionaries, In 1H72. ordered the matter to be made one of official Inquiry and selected Louis Jollet, who had been educated as a priest, as leader, and Father James Mar quote, a Jesuit friar, as missionary chaplain, to make the exploration. By way of the Fox and Wisconsin rivers, these pioneers entered the Mississip pi, explored its wters to the mouth of the Arkansas and on their return -having been told by friendly Indians that there was a more direct route to the Hie Lake left its swift currents, and entered the Illinois, visiting on their way the chief city of the Illinois Indians, eUled 'Kaakaskta,' located on the opposite side of the river and a little below what is now known as 'Starved Floes.' This ended toilet's connection wlttj the early history of the Illinois valley, but a year later the good Father Marquette, in ac cordance with promises made to the Indians, revisited the village and with impressive ceremonies held on the plain, opposite Starveil Rock, estab lishes the lirst misison In the Mis sissippi valley, naming it the Mis sion of the Immaculate Conception Of the Blessed Virgin. "In liiSh. Robert Cavalier. Sleur de La Saiie. a French bourgeois, holding letters patent from Louis xiv. author ising hint '"to make discoveries and build forts In the western parts of New France,' accompanied by Henry de Tonty, a soldier of France, and Father Louis Hennepin, a recollect friar, after Innumerable hardships, re visited the Village of Kaskaskia, but finding the Indians absent on 8 hunt itiK trip, proceeded to a spot near the present city of Peoria, where they es tablished temporary winter quarters, giving it the name Of Fort ( rove Couer (broken heart i. Leaving the fort In Charge Of Tonty. La Salle re traced his steps and in passing no ticed th"' commanding position of this rock and sent word hack to Tonty that in ease of need to fortify it, as a bund ful of resolute whites could hold it aeainst a host of savages. "A short time later Tonty visited the village of Kaskaskia, for the pur pose of looking over the ground, preparatory to fortifying the rock. While there, the Illinois Indians were attacked hv the Iroquois, practically exterminated and their village da lle most advanced chapters of mod rn politics," i To be continued.) ARMED MOTORIST TAKEN IN CUSTODY, "t Marseilles, He was placed under ar rent for driving without license plates, but was allowed to go on bis own recognisance, alter be had pro dm cd s :iii of sale for the car. He was to have had a hearing at 1 o'clock today. he car. be claimed, was purchased from Howard IF Bvtterfleld laal A man claiming to be George Neb Ml' Butterfleld claims the man son, who was driving s new auto pur paid only i small amount on the pur .based last week by Harrv Arnold of chase when he took it, and agreed Marseilles, was arrested In Morris to- '" retUIH and pay the remainder this day alter he had attempted to pay week, some gim and oil he had pun has from the Alfred Clark garage, In TUflMAC QMQRJC AflPfl Wodnoadaj from si Columba's church and burial will be made in ,st. ColUUt ha s cemetery. NEW LIQUOR SCANDAL IN DRY DEPARTMENT Gold Seal CONGOLEUM WEEK BEGINS TOMORROW A Six-Day Sale of this famous floor covering Note These Low Prices- 6 x y it. v ( iNGOi Noiior 7 ' i : 9 f ILEUM cunt e COLD SI ,L ". 1 , A 111 I f ' 'ivi im v j only illy Advertised Price- $8.10 Genuine t.OI D SEAi . CON HUG .ml $7 K $H. Ill AL CON $9.10 Nationally Advertised Price .$ 1 0. 1 0 CON nera uilh an illeeeil ,,-il,l,-. ieek Tl mn fled from H 1Q PASSFS AWAY was iuvestiyatlii); lib Mr CI i cluck lb ran into the garage tills morn ;. and had his tank tilled with gaa. tendered a check for 76, which s drawn on the Seneca State Bank, 'lark pboiieil the hank, and learn woahlngton, Oct, 2. d rial ns med ii jiii lanta lives of tbe in: ni of Jut t ice" 1 1 , declaj ed ii I era! grand jury report made today to have withliawn quant I seised Intoxicating liquor froti I aige during 1920 without due? of law, and to have lilsponed of of it h unroDrialina it for tin nineteen year old , and by giving it to frlen 9 ft, Genuine GOI D-SEAI .'I KUlVl KUG- only rtiaed I'rii e I idvt lUTl - fed- nintionajiy . io faclciry l"fl ov!Mi or "seconds," bu! fresh mr in perfect condition, juat received from tl tr M. ? u4 I 14. r 1) M UM EAL GON- $14.55 69c rice 7: .ttvw;-' Thomas Burns, nineteen year old M,,. ami by giving It to friend and son of Thomas llurna. passed uway relative-. The jury further held that at 2:86 Sunday morning. the lbpior. most of which had bedU The young man had been ill for isUed at the Washington Union st.i- ahotit a vear. but appeared to be get tlon, was "disposed of by such Officers tine along nicely until Ii 1 week ami employes with the sanction and d that the man had no funds on wbei leposit there. The Ulan I ll e II 1 lapse ami death I approval of those in higher authority f bis sufferings, at the time." I jLj -SLs IB. fijr si J.. HI R13-15-17 ILa 9alle Street FURNITURE RUG COMPANY OTTAWA III' Ul rMllHTL' 11 1 ' in ii mi mi un iii mini mini iiiiiiiiiisisggggsj issmn ibhuhiis jw iwiiawiisssssMBBsssasasgg " 1 ill ssjtsssjsajaassssssjiiiisiisji imipimai willliiWillsgis.il iiWIII III UlllilsjisjsssjMsgpsaa-r rsassssar . FACTORY DEMONSTRATION SALE m nAmTC i V II m ar na in Ml -vrak 11 m mio AT STARTS TOMORROW ENDS SATURDAY WHAT u NEPONSET CENTS A SQ. YA FOR THIS WEEK ONLY Jir-!? Ifiuikd llll Del " h!T-!(" 11 SraafeS? H58S S" 90 TH, -V: -so- ". x -(' iop sr- .-twy f-, . Sx n'T1 V t-Mf . 'Ctfr. -i -.--A. Wf 9t4r: rt&i y -At, . Its Wearing Qualities, Designs, and Coloring ICC per cent Waterproof. "Neponset" is not merely waterproof on top and bottom, hut guaranteed 100 per cent perfect waterproof Xff'"- nil th wav through. Water cannot fade the handsome "Neponset colors it will not dim lUr artistic v "Mof" r:iftvii t-V.ni- kntiswivPK ill nvpr thr roimtrv are so enthused about neither will water soak in and injure it in any way because ''Neponset' is 100 per cent waterproof Once you put this tambus n covering down, it's bound to please- -and last for years. . - - - r . . . aiiiKfi llllllilflf?!! lilllHBiiiK -..-.-' -:.' -'TO:S';'.K'WflBJH ! '":' ''I Wc. 4- -;- ,-' - mm mm Beautiful Patt Will Not Decay In the immense quantity ( 3000 y . ; r ' I s ) involved in this big demon stration and sale you will find over twenty ol the newest and most de sirable patterns you could imagine many oi which fusl came of! the press. There are Wood, Tile, Matting, Block, Conventional and All over designs, in striking color combinations, all clear and true in fact, there is a design for every room in the bouse and patterns thai you will be proud to have upon your Hour;;. iubc "Neponset r of it Kilting or i it is RUaratitee is 1 00 per cent waterproof, there need he no ecaying as most moderate priced floor coverings and will give better and more satis- ,"'0,',7'v.".'l,'"!.'l.,',-',,i',,..',',w''"l!,',''g. fip.i k mn ii milium u iiiii 11 iiihiuiiOI mil ft 'Hiiiiiiiifj In,iVn.H.n.7Miii(.i "miB&&MM v--. rotprooi !:;';, if service than any other lloor covering you double its price, It is thick, durable and absolutely sanitary, easily have ever seen at k fit clean, and can be mopped as often as you de i ru!y it is the one great, modern lloor covering lor without th U 1 "r,ll ll'HOI'U M HIM fl. milium "I Ml-'att'.i glightflst injur your home. Demonstration Prices Only Durint; Time of this Event; Make your Selections i.arly. Sale 9larls 8:30 A. M. "'..",,""t."i.,"'l".V",,,'v,,,,'.1,"H",V,V'"""M' lit 1 U(M Kj (flttilllf It llttl II lUfjdifH II Uf H I ' ii inn ii "ISHIIV ;;,"tu' i.fTT.41Jl, t-"t' i ii un ii tiiijimtiir ii 4f.iV nrMitJicti n iirt ti iiiHiiui 1 it ttin ii immtii'i n n it H 11 tl II a , .T, fiiMtl',:83 .s . fj ii 3 Im run iiiKKi.ii mil ii mfiiuin m wh b ;i;:iiii.uE A , a Tl . ,4 ,1 a, 11 M K -1,1 I, , X . , 1 MVHItlltl V 1 Watch the Famous Sidewalk Test We are proving Neponset' a wonderful durability by the stillest test imagin able. Out in front of our store is a piece of NEPONSET f loor Covering cut from one of the rolls in our regular stock. .Thousands are scuffling over it and pounding their heels into it. It wiil stav there this week through sun shine and rain. Examine it. . After thousands have walked on NEPONSE1 notice how surprisingly bright and fresh-looking it is. Ibis is the FAMOl S (EST that proves that Neponset is the wonderfully strong, durable and long wearing floor covering its makers claim it to be. If you want to take advan tage of the soecial sale on wonderful NEPONSET l loor Covering vou must act at once. Bring in your measurements today Before it is too late. Don t put off another day your visit to our store. Attend the demonstration. Bring your friends along. See the artistic Neponset patterns. Save money in buying this week. if" 1 3 -"NEPONSET'9 ROOM :; rv I MIW 1 i 9 X $1155 0 y ,M mi, M ,1, UMim rt IKil n llli!," SSI l h Y " ii A t FIT: 1( J 't OTX N 813-15-1T La Salic Afreet iKviMgi'WMUiiii!.uiiii msmmmmm. rwmvHsm mmammmm mammmmmsi. asemmmm 53 VsJP q lSZ 1 1 f: 1 r 1 1 SMS 8B 1 ' - j II