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STENSLAND > CAPTURED CAPTUREDDefaulting CAP CAPTUREDDefaulting URED I IDefaulting
Defaulting President dent of Milwaukee MilwaukeeAvenue lfilwaukeeAvenue MilwaukeeAvenue
Avenue State Bank Arrested ArrestedChicago Arres ArrestedChicago ed edChicago
Chicago Sept 4 4A A special cablegram cable cablegram cablegram ¬
gram to the Tribune announces that thatStensland thatStensland thatStensland
Stensland president pr sldentof of the Milwau Milwankee Milwaukee Milwaukee ¬
kee Avenue State Bank has been beencaptured beencaptured beencaptured
captured in Tangier Stensland was wasarrested wasarrested wasarrested
arrested by b a Chicago Tribune re representative representative representative ¬
presentative and Assistant State At Attorney Attorney Attorney ¬
torney Alson Als n of Chicago In the theEnglish theEnglish theEnglish
English postoffice Stensland agreed agreedto
to return peaceably peaceablyStensland peaceablyStensland peaceablyStensland
Stensland the dispatch says chose choseMorocco choseorocco choseMorocco
Morocco orocco as af a permanent residence residencebecause residencebecause residencebecause
because there is no extradition treaty treatywith treatywith treatywith
with that country Th Sultan at a Fez Fezhowever Fezhowever Fezhowever
however will do anything for Presi President President President ¬
dent Roosevelt The matter of throwing throw throwing throwIng ¬
ing the man In jail and keeping himthere him himthere himthere
there Indefinitely was so small a re request reQuest request
quest that it is granted before It is isasked Isasked Isasked
asked Stensland had 12000 In the theTangier theTansler theTangier
Tangier bank Steps have been taken takento
to tie this money up upIt upIt upt
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scorned that led to the finding of ofthe ofthe ofthe
the Stensland trail One of his num numerous numeroua numerous ¬
erous friends who thought she had hadbeen hadbeen hadbeen
been shabbily treated put the Tribune Tri Tribune TrIbune ¬
bune In possession of the first hint hintas
as to the fugitives whereabouts He Hefled Heft Hefled
fled ft from Chicago Sunday July 12th 12thwent 12thent 12thwent
went ent to New York thence to Liverpool Liver Liverpool Liverpool ¬
pool Gibraltar and Tangier TangierTEACHERS TangierTEoCIIERS TangierTEACHERS
TEACHERS EXAMINATION EXAMINATIONA E IINATION IINATIONXIUUlKr
A Number of Suwannee County CountyTeachers CountyTtatl1el8 CountyTeachers
Teachers Applicants for forCertificates forCertificateS forCertificates
Certificates CertificatesThe
The State Uniform Examination Examinationfor
for teachers certificates is being held heldin heldIn heldIn
in the High School building this city cityand cityand cityand
and it will take nearly the entire entireweek entireweek entireweek
week to complete the examination examinationafter examinationafter examinationafter
after which the papers will be grant granted ¬
ed by b a special Ial committee There are arefifteen areAfteen arefifteen
fifteen applicants for certificates 11 11white 11white 11whitq
white and 4 colored coloredMr coloredMr coloredMr
Mr JM J N Meeks and Mrs J E EWood Eood EWood
Wood ood are assisting the superintend ¬
eat in conducting the examination
MKKTIXG I rIXG OF SUWANNEE sm A E COUNTY COUNTYMEDICAL COUl COUNTYME1IOAL Y YHEUIOAL
MEDICAL ASSOCIATION ASSOCIATIONLive I ILive iLive
Live Oak Fla Sept 3 1906 1906The 1906The 1906The I
The Suwannee County Medical As Asgoolatlon AsIOOIa1l0n Assoolatlon
goolatlon met and was called to order orderla
la regular session at the office of Dr DrWhite DrWhite DrWhite
White at 2 p m Clinical cases were werereported wererOIOrted werereported
reported and discussed by all pre present preHnt present ¬
sent Under new business it wasdecided was wasdecided wasdcld
decided dcld to change the monthly month meet meeting meelag meeilag ¬
lag time from 2 p m of the firstMonday first firstMonday firstloDda
Monday loDda to S p I m of the first Fri Friday Frida Friday ¬
day da night in each month monthTke monthTile monthThe
Tile discussion for the next meet meetlag meetlag meetlag
lag will be devoted to the best means meansof
of f eliminating the dead beat from fromf fromfarthor fromfarther
f farther medical attention until all his hisMist histaM hispast
past Mist bills are adjusted Also each eachmember eachIember eachmember
member will be expected to report reporterne reportII reportcome
erne II IIUt peculiar clinical case that has hascome hascoRle hasoonte
come to his notice the present year yearAH yeara yearAn
AH a Invitation was extended to the thephysicians theIthyslclans thephyslcians
physicians of Hamilton ColumbiaLafayette Columbia ColumbiaIjtfayette Columbiat
Lafayette Taylor Ta lor Madison and Su Suwannee Suwannee Suwannee ¬
t wannee counties to meet with us usthis usj usthis
j this invitation being to the physic physicians physlct physictans ¬
t tans at large whether members of oforganized oforganized oforganized
organized medicine or not and andto andto
to 0 discuss these subjects subjectsAfter subjectsAfter subjectsAfter
After the meeting refreshments refreshmentswill
will be served There being no fur further furtiler further ¬
ther business th meeting adjourned adjourneduntil adjournedyntl
until S p m Friday October 5
1906
W T C WHITE Secretary SecretaryJ
J M I PRICE President PresidentWILMARTH PresidentlL31RTH President11ILMARTH
WILMARTH NOTES NOTESMr
Mr r Kelley the sawmill man has hasreturned hasreturned hasreturned
returned after an absence of about abouta
a week He has not resumed saw sawIng sawIng sawing
Ing at his mill however howeverI
I M 1 Adams has bought several severaltown severaltown severaltown
town lots in Willmarth We Ye do not notknow notI notknow
I know what his intentions are but butwe butweare butweare
we weare are satisfied he knows what he is isabout 15about isabout
about aboutRev aboutRev aboutRev
Rev W T E Butler of Rixford Rixfordwas
was with us at Mount Willing church churchSunday churchSunda churchSunday
Sunday and Saturday before and andpreached andpreached andpreached
preached some very fine sermons sermonswhich sermonswhich sermonswhich
which were highly appreciated appreciatedRev
Rev Skelton leaves for Georgia Georgiaone
one day da this week to be gone sev several several sevoral ¬
eral days to fill his appointments appointmentsMORE appointmentsMORE appointmentsMORE
MORE ANON ANONIe
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PEONAGEIS PONA6 t IS CHARGED CHARGEDItalian CRARGDLaborers
Italian Laborers Allege AllegeWere They TheyWere TheyWere
Were Kept in Bondage BondageJOHN BondageJOUN BondageIOUN
JOHN P LYNCH IS IN TROUBLE TROUBLEArraigned TROUBLfArraIgned TROUBIIArraigned
Arraigned Before United States Court CourtBut CourtBut CourtBut
But Released on His Own OwnRecognizance OwnRecogn1zance OwnRecognizance
Recognizance RecognizanceGainesville Recogn1zanceGalnesv1l1e RecognizanceGainesville
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Gainesville Fla FlaBept Sept 4 47John John P PLynch PLnch PLynch
Lynch a prominent lumber manufac manufacturer manufacturer manufacturer ¬
turer was arrested Saturday by De Deputy Deputy Deputy ¬
puty United States Marshal Brundlx Brundlxon
on a charge of peonage sworn out by byan byan byan
an Italian labbrer lab rer who alleges that thathe thathe
he and his four associates had been beenheld beenheld beenheld
held in bondage by Lynchs mana managers managers managers ¬
gers and not permitted to leave the theplace theplace theplace
place Lynch was taken to Jackson Jacksonville Jacksonv11le Jacksonville ¬
ville where he will be arraigned be before before ¬
fore the United States commissioner commissionerLynch commissionerLynch I
Lynch was w later released on his own ownrecognizance ownrecognizance ownrecognizance
recognizance and has retained former formerCongressman formerCongressman formerCongressman
Congressman Bob Davis to defend defendhim defendh1m defendhim
him
THE VOTING CONTEST CONTESTThe
The vote for the most popular popularyoung popularyoung popularyoung
young lady in Live Oak in the con contest contest contest ¬
test a the Florida Book Supply upplY Com Company Comvany Cornany ¬
pany any as 14t t stood yesterday was as asfollows asfollows asfollows
follows followsMiss followsMiss followsMiss
Miss Mamie McAlpin 274 Miss MissSue MissSue MissSue
Sue Hemming 260 Miss Isla Brown
259 Several others are receiving receivingvotes receivingvotes receivingvotes
votes but the highest three only will willappear w11lappear willappear
appear in the paper p per each Monday Mondayuntil Mondaruntil Mondayuntil
until November 1st when the prize prizewill prizew11l prizewill
will be awardedThis awarded awardedThis awardedThis
This contest Is rapidly growing gro lng in ininterest It ItInterest ininterest
interest and the boys sly y tluit th that t their theirfavorite theirI theirfavorite
I favorite must win winMr 4 4JirCook +
I JirCook Mr Cook also has h s an interesting
guessing contest on The number of ofseeds ofseeds ofseeds
seeds in the pumpkin is the puzzle puzzleand plzzleand pizzleand
and the winner gets a a25 25 prize prizeA
A VOICE FROM BRADENTOWN BRADENTOWNWhy RADE TOVN TOVNWhy
Why shouldnt it be a matter of ofpride oCprIde ofpride
pride with every ever property owner in inLive inLive inLive
Live Oak to do something to make makehis makehis makehis
his property more attractive to the theeye theeye theeye
eye to beautify his home ome remove removeevery removeever removeevery
every ever trace of solvenly care and in indifference indifference indifference ¬
difference and so in time make Live LiveOak LiveOak LireOak i
Oak a city beautiful fair to look lookupon lookupon lookupon
upon and a source of pride to all her herpeople herpeople herpeople
people The Bradentown Journal Journalhas Journalhas
has taken up this subject and puts putsit
it very forcibly as follows followsSuppose followsSuppose followsSuppose
Suppose every home owner in inBradentown inBradentown inBradentown
Bradentown should decide to beauti beautify ¬
fy his home by painting his house houseputting houseputting houseputting
putting his front yard in order by bymaking bymakIng bymaking
making a lawn and setting it in or ornamental ornamental ornamental ¬
namental plants and flowers owers setting settingshade settingshade settingshade
shade trees along the street front frontand frontand frontand
and keep the street clear of rubbish rubbishand rubbishand rubbishand
and weeds What a difference itwould it itwould itwould
would make The house owner would wouldbe
be happier every ever citizen of the town townwould townwould townwould
would feel better and become more moreenthusiastic moreenthusiastic moreenthusiastic
enthusiastic over the citys clt s future futureand futureand futureand
and last but not least strangers who whovisit whovisit whovisit
visit us would become so captivated captivatedwith
with the attractions of the town that thatif
if we did not capture them as a citi citizen citIzen citizen ¬
zen we would turn them into advertis advertising advertisIng advertising ¬
ing mediums to sing our praises praiseswherever praiCswherever praiseswherever
wherever they the went We know that thatit
it would be useless to ask everybody everybodyto
to do this but we make an appeal to toas toas toas
as many as will do so and may be bethe bethe bethe
the other fellows will become asham ashamed ¬
ed of themselves and fall In line lineThere lineThere lineThere
There are houses on some of the theprominent theprominent theprominent
prominent streets of the city which whichhave whIchhave whichhave
have not had a fresh coat of paint in inso inso inso
so long a time that they look worse worsethan worsethan worsethan
than if they had never been paAted paAtedat
at alL There are yards which are arewithout arewithout arewithout
without plants or attention attention This Thisshould Thisshould Thisshould
should not be so Paint is cheap and andpainters andpainters andpainters
painters are plentiful and in no noplace noplace noplace
place can a greater variety of flowers flowersand tlowersand flowersand
and ornamental plants be grown grownLets grownLets grownLets
Lets beautify our homes and thusbeautify thus thusbeautify thusbeautify
beautify the town JJ
NEW COTTON COTTONAmerican YEAR YEARAmerican YEARAmerican
American American Markets Mark ts Open LiverpoolWorking Liverpool LiverpoolWorking L1 rpoal rpoalWorkingLower
WorkingLower Working Lower Playing Game GameAlone GuneAlone GameAlone
AloneToday Alone AloneToday AloneToday
Today will begin the new cotton cottonyear cottonyear cottonyear
year the markets of the world be being being being ¬
ing open for the first time since Aug
31 the last day of the old year Dur During During Duning ¬
ing the two holidays in the American Americanmarkets Americanmarkets Americanmarkets
markets Liverpool has been strug struggling struggling struggling ¬
gling along without the usual guide guidelines guidelines guidelines
lines The trend of the English Englishmarket Englishmarket Englishmarket
market has been lower a loss of 4 4to 4to 4to
to 6 points having been made yester yesterday yesterday yesterday ¬
day The situation across the water waterwill waterwI1l waterwill
will of course tend to depress themarket the themarket themarket
market on this side as no striking strikingbull
bull news newshas has been brought out from fromthe fromthe
the belt belLin in the past three days daysIt
It seems to be assured that the crop cropas
as a whole will be large though thoughwhether thoughwhether thoughwhether
whether It will equal the bumper bumpercrop bumpercrop bumpercrop
crop is a question upon which there thereis
is a wide difference of opinion It is issafe issafe issafe
safe to say that if the conviction pre predominates predominates predominates ¬
dominates that the crop will be thus thuslarge thuslarge thuslarge
large that the low level of prices priceswith priceswith priceswith
with which the previous season clos closed closed closed ¬
ed will be brought still lower lowerThe lowerThe lowerThe
The sea island crop for the year yearjust yearjust yearjust
just closed has been figured out as as124756bales asI as124756bales
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124756bales 124756 bales of which 967 were werefrom werefrom werefrom
from Porto Rico This was a consid considerable considerable onsldemble ¬
erable Increase over the yield for fo theyear the theyear theyear
year before beforeSome beforeSome beforeSome
Some business was transacted yes yesterday yesterday yesterday ¬
terday in Inf f o b cotton on a basis basisof
of 9 18 for good middling for quick quickdelivery quIckdelIvery quickdelivery
delivery and 116 lower for prompt promptdelivery promptdelivery promptdelivery
delivery Exporters as well as interior In Interior interior ¬
terior holders were proceeding rath rather ¬
er conservatively pending the open opening openIng opening ¬
ing of the market today Though Thoughuntil Thoughuntil Thoughuntil
until the Issuance of the government governmentreport governmentreport governmentreport
report the latter part of the present presentweek presentweek presentweek
week or or early the following week weekthe weekthe weekthe
the trading will likely be restrained restrainedSavannah restrainedSavannah restrainedSavannah
Savannah Morning News NewsGEORGIA NewsGEORGIA NewsGEORGIA
GEORGIA STATE CONVENTION CONVENTIONHoke C a ION IONHoke
Hoke Smith Will Be Nominated Gov Governor Governor Governor ¬
ernor Today
Atlanta Sept 4 4aon Hon Hoke HokeSmith HokeSmith HokeSmith
Smith accompanied by Messrs Gray GrajrBartow GrayBartoW GrayBartow
Bartow Blount J L Anderson who whois
is to nominate him Louis Gholstin GholstinR
R R Arnolds and Jack Hastings his hislaw hislaw hislaw
law partner left yesterday for Macon Maconwhere Maconw Maconwhere
where w ere he will be nominated for Gov Governor Governor Governor ¬
ernor today A special train will willleave willleave willleave
leave Atlanta to carry the Hoke HokeSmith HokeSmith HokeSmith
Smith Club to Macon to witness this thisevent thIsevent thisevent
event It is expected that 500 will willattend willattend
attend Allof All oC the State House of officials officIals officials ¬
ficials with the exception of Secret Secretary Secretary Secretary ¬
ary of State Phil Cook will go to toMacon toMacon toMacon
Macon The party will include Con Controller Controller Controller ¬
troller General Wright Associate AssociateJustices AssodateJustices AssociateJustices
Justices Atkinson and Lumpkin At Attorney Attorney ¬
torney torne General Hart State Treas Treasurer Treasurer Treasurer ¬
urer R E Park Commissioner C A AEvans AEvans AEvans
Evans and Commissioner of Agricul Agricultural Agricultural Agricultural ¬
tural T G Hudson HudsonSPELLING HudsonSPELLIXG HudsonSPELLING
SPELLING REFORM FIGHT FIGHTPresidents FIGHTPresidents FIGHTIresidents
Presidents Orders May Be Blocked Blockedby
by Next Session of Congress CongressWashington CongressVashington CongressWashington
Washington Sept 4 4The The timid timidity timidit timidity ¬
ity it noted in the last couple of days dayson
on the part of the government of officials officialsIn officlalsIn ¬
ficials ficialsIn in putting forward the Roose Roosevelt Roosevelt Roosevelt ¬
velt propaganda fo rphonetic spelling spellingis
is due to the fact that word has come cometo cometo cometo
to Washington that many members membersof
of the two houses and particularly particularlythe
the senate do not take kindly to the theinnovation theInnoation theinnovation
innovation These public men have haveintimated haveIntimated haveintimated
intimated that as long as the control controlof
of the government printing office re remains remains remains ¬
mains with congress as it undoubt undoubtedly undoubtedly undoubtedly ¬
edly does now they will oppose radi radical radical radical ¬
cal spelling departures The commlttees com committees committees ¬
mittees of printing of both houses housesexercise housesexercIse housesexercise
exercise joint control over the big biggovernment biggovernment biggovernment
government prIntery and In the past pastthey pastthey pastthey
they have shown much jealousy In Inthe inthe inthe
the exercise of their prerogatives prerogativesMr
Mr M Riddell general superin superintendent superintendent superintendent ¬
tendent of the Atlantic Coast Line LineRailroad LineRallroad LineRailroad
Railroad Is in the city cit looking over overthe overthe overthe
the companys property here This Thisis
is one o C ° Uie e most important shipping shippingpoints shIppIngpoints shippingpoints
points and we are pleased to note therailroad the therailroad therailroad
railroad companies contemplate to togive togive togive
give it the attention the business demands de demands demands ¬
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all government pabHcaUeft pnbl eaUeae a aexecutive It l lexecutive f fexecutive
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ance of the very moderate moderatemon aa4 aa4mon an anmon
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revolutionary or Initiate any all allreaching far farreaching fireaching
reaching policy The purpose PUrpoieIs afcaplr afcaplrIs a1ajiis
Is for the government SB Instead stead t tlagging f flagging rlagging
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