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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18, 1922.
THE OTTAWA rRFP TRADER-JOURNAL. PA4I THRU. PROTEST AGAINST" Briefs DIAMOND IS CAUSE OF SUIT IN WHICH E TEARING UP NORTH SIDE THOROFARES COMMISSIONER STICKLEN FEARS riRC PISK WILL BE TOO GREAT IF PAVING FIRM CONTINUES OP ERATIONS ON NORRIS STREET Objections to tin- MI-IAVcsl En HAMrlng roiniiaiiv Uli Nurrls trMtt until other thoroughfare lead Injc to tho east. -rn section ol North )t tawu bad bfen Improved was ihImimI at lat uiKbt'u oiuull ini't'tiim. by Coin ulxHloni r Charles St i kIcii ThfM'omoiiKKfoiKT iosmI any intiri' tearlnft bp on tin- ground thai his ilc partuR'Ht iinild not keep pace with the paying contractor in moving water boxes and hydrants lieeanse of trouble In sex'urJtiii supplies and repairs at lbs factory. He oooatdertd it dsiurerous, in view of this condition, to continue ripping up stris'ts because of the risk of llri and recommended that nothing furthei In dona UI Norris street until the others leudliiK toward toe pumping station be improved Mayor WsMkfl informed bis col bRue that it was both his and (In contractor's Intentions of prOMCUting the work as rapidly an possible, but llC WOUld he gullied b the pri-l fVi-Ilri' of the council In this matter. Oonmiitelaner Sttcklen ascribed his troubles In Ri-ttilifc repairs and part , for the water system on Norrli street to litigation oyer patents at the fac lory where they have to In- purchased The curb box's and hydrants, he Bald will all have to be moved oul to the curb line as soon as the street paved. Want Gas Tanks. Frank Boyle, Marquette and Co lumbus streets; It. K. ICgan, Canal and Madison mill i ts, and W Q. RoSlitef, First avenue, paiioned for permission to install gasoline tanks. Kesid' i.tv of Lafayette street mar Bhabbona I ark. usktnl permission to Inwtall a new concrete sidewalk negi the curb, the petition being referred to foniml'-Moiier Dougherty. The bid of the Jollel Bridge Con structlon company for the Christie Htreet stuirs whs thrown out and th! clerk Wiu; ordered to re-ad VOrtiM for a letting to be held at a later date The company bid $filte over Engineer Farnsworth's estimate, but is report ed to have voluntarily offered to cut the offer down $2ift. The nayroll, amounting to $1,966.90, was ordered paid. POPULAR COUPLE ARE QUIETLY WED Mtna An mi Khun, dan tb,ter of Mr "Ajuiam Welsh if the Dayton roaH and George Uynn oi Streator weri united in marriage vesterday after noon at 2:!!0 o'clock by D an Thomas lv M:nlden at his home in the rectory of Ht. Columba's church. Miss Hazel Allller, an Intimati friend of the bride, and Gi srge Flynn her brother, were the only attendants The bride wore a si.it ,f blue trim jned In fur and -'i hat to match. At the close of the ceremony the youni couple went to Streator. where a re ception was liehl In their honor it the home oi the groom's mother, Mrs Jacob Lynn. Mr. Lynn and his bride left for p honeymoon trip to Chicago last even ing, after which they will go to Jollel and make their home in- ;m apartment the groom has already prepared tor his bride. The young couple have a wlilo cir cle of friends in Ottawa. f EC Jacob ,iui ol I. a Salle spent yesterday In ibis otty on business, Mr. and Mrs. W. Colltton Of "ay- ton called on friends In this city yen- lerday. Mis John Itiordan and Miss Clara. Little of Ll Salle spent yesterday in Ottawa. Carl Becker ipent last evening In Morris. A. M. Legg of I'ontlac is spending a lew days in this city on business. Miss Ann llatheuay spent lust evening in La Salle. Leonard Ituse. Crank Watttnnii and Gilbert Bsrrnetl of streator visited in this city yesterday. Edwin Maker of I. a Salle Hpenl last evening with friends In ibis city. William Bomung spent last even lug III IS Salle II. Ward Conde spent yesterday in Chicago on business. Miss Alma Sampson spent last evening In Ll Salle. Edward Cordon of Dwlgbt called on Ottawa friends yesterday. William Hughes, Hill Thompson I ami sister, Miss Murian of Karlvlllu si enl yesterday with friends in this cltv. I EG, Btrlndel Jr., sales manager of Peggy Palg6 Co . of New York, ll! visiting with Carl Metzger. MUs Vivian Mclntyre returned to her home in Dixon, III , today, ut ter spending the past few days visit-1 ing relatives and friends in this city.1 B, Long of the Sperling Co., of Cleveland. Ohio, is visiting at Met.-! ger's Ladles shop. Itusgell Whlttaker and Sam Nelson of Earlvllle spent yesterday In this city. Mr and Mrs William Lane of Mar Billet visited with friends and rela tives in this city yesterday. Harold Sanders spent last evening with friends in La Salle. Walter Nertney was Li Salle, laller lust evening. Harry Tremper of Streator spent, vesterday In this city. Mr. aiid Mrs. Dennis J. Knrrell are the prOVd parents of a line baby son1 horn on Monday night at their home 1116 Mulberry street Mrs W. H. Stadden and Mrs. W. P. Fisher of Center Ottawa are spend Ing the day in Jollel with friends. Miss Irna Metzger is spending the day visiting friends in La Salle. George Webb spent last evening In La Salle visiting friends. The Misses Ann and Kva N'evlns Bernlce Rude and Isabel Shoore spent last evening in Morris. Russell Maker of Chicago Is spend ing a few days In this city on busi ness. Glenn KSammerer of Troy Grove spent yesterday with friends in this city. Mrs W. P. Weese of Columbus St., is spending the day In Chicago today. Mrs. Allen IP. Richardson of the Hotel Ottawa has gone to Excelsior Springs, Mo., to spend several weeks playing golf on their course. Harold Dunn, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Dunn, who resided here until 'mi years ago and now reside in Jo lie.t. is in a very critical state at htl home n Jollet. Harold left here when it Junior at high school and is a victim of pneumonia. Misses Anna Nevins. Isabel Pnd Irene Collins attended tht in Morris last evening. William Higgins of Morris Ottawa business caller today, ing business here today. L. Jcnn'nRS of Streator Is spending tlin day in Ottawa on business. S. Eldrldge of La Salle Is transact ing business here today. Mrs. Men Schwartzrock and Mrs. J. Blanche Payne went to Chicago this afternoon to attend the funeral of Dr. William A. Quinn. TWO WOMEN FIGUR ONE CLAIMS GEM AND OTHER DE NIES IT IS HERS THRESH OUT DISPUTE IN CIRCUIT COURT. Schoor j dance is an NOTICE TO BIDDERS. Sealed bids will be received by the undersigned until Monday, October 30th, li2L at 2 o'clock p. m. for the construction of what is known as the Main street side-cut bridges as p : pane on tile in the office of l Ity Clerk and subject to the approval of the State Department of Public Works and Buildings. The right is reserved to reject, am or all bids. W. W. CURTIS. City Clerk. FALLING BRICK HITS WORKMAN ON HEAD David Armstrong, 724 Hudson street In this city, suffered a painful injury to his head while employed at the Chicago Retort & Fire Brick company, early this morning. Armstrong was working around a crusher at the plant Alien an eight pound brick fell from an overhead conveyer, a distance of eight feet, striking him on the head. His scalp was given a severe gash .'ml h-' wis knocked out by the force of thfl blow. He was taken to the hospital in the company machine, where bis wounds were dressed by Dr. P. J Chine. Alter his wounds wore dressed he v. as able to leave the hospital. TODAY and TOMORROW What Would You Do? If you were a young girl and a tremendous blizzard forced you to remain shut in a cabin, hundreds of miles away from civilization, alone with a rugged woodsman and a polished gentleman, both confessing love for you and there was no possible chance for escape, and you knew if you admitted love for one it meant the other would KILL him Would you do what the French Canadian girl did? The STORM" THRILLS GALORE WITH BIG CAST HOUSE PETERS JOSEF SWFCKARD MATT MOORE AND VIRGINIA VALLi Time of Shows: MATINEE 1:15 AND 3:00 Night 6:45 and 8:30 Admission, . . .Adults 30c Children 10c Special Music The possession of a diamond set,' which one woman claims was In her engagement ring. i another claims I has been her property for years, was the cause of a legal battle found in the circuit court before Judge Kl dredge and a jury of twelve men. yet lerday and today. The plaintiff, Mrs. (iertrude Mullord, is seeking posses sion of the set, which was replevined from a Jeweler shop where Mrs. Chris tina Bnglebrecht took it to have it mounted. Mrs. Mulford claims the diamond was taken from the mounting in her home. Mrs. Knglebrecht alleges the Jewel had been her property for many years. The case was previously fought out In a Streator justice of the peace court, and gained much attention. .Mrs. Knglebrecht was the victor in the lower court, and an appeal was taken by Mrs. Mulford to tin- higher tribunal. Mrs. Knglebrecht was formerly em ployed in the Mulford home to do laundry work and cleaning. She is represented at the hearing by Attor neys A. K. Butters and George Bel ford of Streator. Mrs. Mulford is rep resented by Attorney a. h. Shay. The diamond set Is valued at approxi mately $150. The case went on trial yesterday afternoon. The jurors who were ac cepted to bear the evidence were Noah Patterson. Deer Park; Charles Worrell, Eagle; John Meady. Otta wa; William Temple, Ottawa; George iiuffington, La Sulle; William Loos, La Salle; Herman Kaminerer, Ottawa; Michael Curtain, Ottawa; EM Ward Luce, Manilas; James Darling, South Ottawa; William Price, Ottawa. Hen Jamin Fishburii, South Ottawa. Mrs. Mulford was one of the first witnesses called to the stand. A num ber of other witnesses were presented by the plaintiff during the afternoon, and it was not until today that the case was turned over to the defense. Mrs. BhgUfbrecht tiJk the stand Hust before noon. She claimed that tho diamond in question has belonged to her for many years, and never was the property of Mrs. Mulford Other Cases. The appeal case brought by John Robes against William Swords was continued today on account of the death of the plaintiff. The case of P. M Harden against' the Illinois Central railroad was set-, tied and dismissed. The case of S. J. Majczykowski against !us Niedrlch was dismissed by the plaintiff at the plaintiff's costs.' The case of the Oeorge P. Dltttnan. Hoot & Shoe Co, against Oeorge Moss was dismissed Tin- case of R, I). Smith against the ('., B. & Q. railroad was dismiss-; ed. Released on Bail. Walter Pisner of I'eru, who was in dlcted on a charge o; embezzling $1, 200 from his ei'iplovers, was released when be furnished bonds in the cir- sttce Cult")' I'll im-11 beads the com Mei. Ho Is apjc'r.tlng the ablest d lust Informed men in the state aid blin in rutting across the work l."S been desi;. ai.ted to carry on. It N not known as yet, Just what duties, will bo nn,.)ii ed to the Ottawa man The apuoliitinent to the com iiiiit 'e pomes as a d i Ided compliment to the iibility of anyone Justice Car ter seeks to help with the work. The will of the late Marcjiinnn Przybylinoki of La Sulle, who died September lOthi wus Med toduy. The decedent left real estate and personal property valued at $;iufu A son Michael will Inherit a lot lor his life time, after which It will go to his brother Vincent. A daughter, Amlela will receive $l'ih, another daughter, Mary, will re reive $2(i0 and a daughter Marie will receive $"oi. The son Vincent is resid uary heir. CLASSIFIED ADS. TOO LATE TO CLASSIFY. WANTKD- Three or four furnished rooms for llfc-ht housekeeping; mod ern and reasonable rent; will rant long time. Phone I IK. FOR SALK burned six son St. Sylvia weeks. Favorite heater; LSlfi West Jack- M. E. MEN'S CLUB ELCTS OFFICERS With the return of Rev. H. F. Lawler to the local First M. K. church for another year, the various societies of the church are laying plans for a bigger and more active year. Most notable among these organ izations being that of the Men's club. This club is planning to ussume a more definite place in the work of the church and the civic and religious life of the community. At a special meeting held recently, the following officers were elected to lead the club in its activities for the coming year: A. It. Heard, president. Hlias Truinbo, secretary. Willis A. Clark, leader of lesson discussion. The membership is composed of all men who enjoy being affiliated with a live men's organization for the dis cussion and promotion of applied Christianity. DR. QUINN'S FUNERAL TO BE HELD TOMORROW The funeral of Dr Wm. A. Quinn whose death was announced In the Pree Trader-Journal of yesterday, will be held from the late residence tomorrow morning at 10:80 to Our Ladies of Sorrows church. The re mains will then be brought to Otta wa over the Hock Island arriving at 8:37, The body will be taken direct to St. Colutnba cemetery for burial. FOR SAl.B After Wednesday, Oct. is, one i92o Chandler coupe; iu ai condition. COiNDF. MOTOR SUPPLY CO. WANTED--Furnished flat or smull Cottage by young couple uud child. Call at or phone L. COHN, at Stauk'i bakery. Phone ;itj. LOST Oil STRAYED Two 3-year old white faced ilerford steers, in and about (irand Ridge. Call 9098-;', and receive reward. (J. F. WBBBR, Ot tawa, It. 7. FOR ItENT 7-room bouse, Kast Pearl St.; city water, bath, electric light and gas; rent W par month. Inquire J. O. HAllRIS & SON. y.r.7-W. I LOST A brooch with umetliyst and pearl setting, Finder return to this office. Reward. returned t Baunon's Music shop. LOST Cordovan leather pocketbook, last night, near Teachout'S store: owner's name stamped on leather inside; liberal reward. Phone 299-R. on Lincoln street. FOCNH Pocketbook. in downtown district; contains money and soma papers. Owner can have same by calling at Pre Trader-Journal office und paying for this ad. Eastern Star. Oct. 19 -W e go to Marseilles. Oct, 2-0--Afternoon und evening meeting, beginning at I o'clock. Pic nic supper, Men's night Oct. M Halloween inasieurade ball. Nov. 7 Past worthy matron.,' night. Carload of the o tracks, ali), osa-Y. Notice. airly Ohio potatoes on (all 1 1 AN PITZGEJR- Free Demonstration toilet articles all week ai COR11US' DRUG STORK. On Money to Loan farm land at reasonable rates. JOHN J. MKAmiFR, 216 Moloney ltulldlng. Olivet Shrine, No. 3S, Have received an invitation to visit Star of the East Slirlno of Aurora, 111., Thursday, Oct. 1. on th occaalon of the clllcial visit of the A. W. H. P. USED CA.KS--W aru offering our used cars at big reduction for one week only. We want to move them Quick, so have cut the prices way be low their actual value. Come In no v and make your selections. IXJLDFJCS OARAGE. WANTED IMnlng room help at Ot tawa Colony. Apply personally to O. C. HKCKEiR. in; DON'T THROW VOI R JUNK AWAY Since Mr. Bloomfleld has been In business the public ha had the bene fit of the priee. If you have any Junk call Mr. llloomlleld. He is pav ing the best prices. Plume 94S-W. 51S Clinton St. LOST Iletween East Ottawa and and Grand Ridge, a suit box Contain ing three dresses; liberal reward. MRS. W. H. GUSH, 620 East Main SL Phone 27a-Y. LOST A beaded tabling over $40. suede purse con Liberal reward il BOMB BARGAINS 8-room house, West Side; 12,600, Broom bouse, South Ottawa; $11, i -room house, West Side; close $2,f,U0. Kso acres, line combination stock and grain farm; $160 per acre I lots, East Side. (I-rooni house and six lots. (Irand Hldge; $2,2f0. Good dairy farm, New York state, loo acres; $;',..r00. 36-ecre farm, New York state; fa'r buildings; $2,IMWJ. If you want bargains, come where the bargains are. c. H. CABLE, The Real Estate Bargain Man, 12a West Main St. (over gas office). WOOL, HAUL MOSS, COTTON AND ..FEATHER MATTRESSES RENO VATED AND MADE OVER. NEW ONES MADE PROlM YOUR OWN WOOL. FEATHERS, i-C GEORGE BAUCHLE, PHONE 8X7-X. NOTICE TO BIDDERS. Sealed bids will undersigned until ie received by the Monday, October The Congregational Women Will hold a rummage sale on Oct. 20 and 21 at Carr & Spencer's feed store 20th, 1922, at 2 o'clock p. m. for the construction of concrete steps at the north end of Christie street as per plans on file In the office of City Clerk. The right is reserve! to reject any or all bids. W. W. CURTIS, City Clerk. r Marriage Licenses. Lewis Lynn, Streator, 21; Anna Flynn. Ottawa. 20. Samuel Bute, Streator, 25; Diecy Hoobler, Streator, 21. Mike Malick. Streator, 29; Theresa MootS, Streator, 22. Joe Zougar, Oglesby, 32; Francis Zemlen, Oglesby, 28. J. Armour Danlelson. Marseilles, 24; Edith Hentlv, Marseilles, 20. cult court today, giving Andrew Pis ner as surety. Judge 11. W. Johnson of this city, has been chosen by Justice Orin N. Car or of the supreme court, as a meuber of the general committee designated ie bring (be proposed new constitution rf ll)Ir( L before the peo ple cf the stale, with a view to having it rati'led at the Pec 12 election. TONIGHT Gloria Swan8on In "Her Gilded Cage" Buster Keaton in "The Boat" A 100' SHOW Admission 10c Shows at and 30c and 8:45 FRIDAY AND SATURDAY BETTY COMPSON In "The Green Tempta tion" Dances Thrills Romance A Paramount Special at regular prices Also MACK SENNETT COMEDY MATINEE 3:00 S 7-3 SUNDAY Vaudeville NIGHT 7:15 and 8:45 Acts S S U N D A Y HUGH SHELLY EMMA HEIT Mildred Livingston IN "A REVUE" Assisted by Sadie Goldie Yi Conner Jimmy Fred CASSON & KLEM "Mirth, Melody and Song" TWO EDWARDS 'A Morning In The Woods' And Two Other Big Acts s u N D A Y Prices: Mat 44c-33c; Children 10c Night 55c-44c, Tax included J CARDS and BUNCO Friday, Oct. 20th, 1922 At MACCABEE HALL Given By Admission 25c MUSIC SIX BIG CONCERTS By the best artist in the state of Illinois Afternoon and Evening OCT. 24 - 25 - 26 - 1922 Ottawa Township Hi?h School We guaranteed the sale of 800 tickets at $2.00 each Admission tickets will sell for Single Admission 75c Six Concert Tickets ,. .Mq $4.50 Buy now, save money and help boost ILLINOIS MUSIC TEACHERS CONVENTION Committee Mrs. W. C. Paisley, Chairman Phone 660 K L. C. Carroll, Sec. Phone 84 METZGER'S Fall Fashion Show The Talk of La Salle County to be repeated Thursday and Friday, Afternoons and Evenings At 3 p. m. and 6 p. m. Every garment and every thing used in our windows is regular stock and for immediate sale. The prices on dresses shown last evening in our windows ranged from $22.50 to $75.00, none higher Coats from $35.00 to $175.00 Today Party Dresses shown will range from $25.00 to $65.00 Wool Dresses shown from $19.75 to $67.50 Coats from $25.00 to $57.50 Come in and see for yourself the largest and most perfect stock of ready-to-wear ever shown outside of a metropolitan city. JMETZGER 5 OTTAWA, ILL! V The Recognized Authority of Authentic Styles