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Council Bluffs Council Bluffs Council Bluffs Minor Mention Th OniiU Blaffs Offlo of tli OwAk It at IS Boot street Tavl, drum. CORHIOAN3. fndertakers Thnnm 14R Lewis Cutler, funeral director, 'Phone 37. tVoodrlng rnderteklng company. Tel. 3.9 FAl'ST PEKK AT ROUERS' BPFKET. When you want tellable want ad adver- j tlslng, use The Bee. I Dr W. V. Mausrell, optometrist m.ivod to 206-:'W City National bank building RAIHD. 1J.MlKXKrKKR 4k BoLAND. Undertakers. Phone 1.'2. 14 N. Main St. Th Knights and Ladle of Security wit, meet in regular sfri,.ii tomorrow evening Try a picture fur that next wedding pres ent. Alexander'! Art Store. ?n Broad wuy. I'etor Manias m,d ln;t Th.-ls. IkiIIi if l.llirollc. .Ne!v, weir niHlti.'l III thin iil )'rtrr1ay liy Justlie K Uatdln.r. l 00 Chh'agn Cottage tng.ui. in elegant condition, at IliuO-A. Ilospe Cu.. S.i. MhIii and at lVail street. Council Bluffs. Attorney Charles M. Marl of this city wll1 deliver the Independence I'ay address at t'larlndu at the puhlle exei rises 10 he held there on Mcnday, July 5. Mr. and Mm. R. L. Lntta have return-l from Atlanta, O ., where Mr. I.hma ui tended the natlr.nal convention of tin' ;ti'. y Pjalal Clerk association. Pottawattamie tribe, Improved '.id r Itedmen will confer the first and -r.iy; degrees at the regular meeting .if t . tribe In Its wigwam in Ragle hnll Hit. evenlng. ' Dev. Hwiry "2eLng performed the mar riage ceremony yesterday for J. T Cun ningham and Christine Johnson, both of OniHha and for II J. Krutz and Lena Hull, both i.f Kwlng. Neb. Floyd Htcky and Daisy Hosier, both of Vsshlngton. Kan ., were married In this city yeaieiriay, the ceremony being per formed ': y (lev J W. Jonus, rector of St. l' jl Kplso-.ral church. Frank lnvlr And J.ls Me re were ar retted yesterday morning, charged with breuklng Into cm '.f the work cars located on the Hock Island track. Tbev were cap tmed by Home mm:) Ion hands who held them until )he arrival t,t th: police. Thev will have a hearing h.foie Judge Suyd-r this mvinlng The funernl of Flank L. Weaner, who roinmllied anlcldc Tuesday afternoon. wlli be neld this afieriio'ui at 230 o'clock from the residence, 1J Fourth aveinir and will be private. Rev. F. A. Case, pastor of the Fiist TiaptlHt church, will conduct t.ie services and bui lal w ilt be. In Fad-view cemetery. , l. W. Keller, proprietor of the low Fur- 'ore company on Sovti Main trt suffered a f'uetured elbow and oilier In Jmles yesterday morning J the result of fulling from a fourleefi foot ladder whllrt assisting a (Inner In the repair of gut teis on the roof of his home, Sl l.uwton teriauc. Mr. Keller In railing; ntruck thj atoiio walk. - Mls Maruarwt Wlntrlnger, national aeo reiMiy of Iho W'omiin'a Christian Temper ance union will deliver an address at a pub lic meelliiK tc bo neld Friday afternoon at 2 if) o clock In th llroadway Melh dist church tinder ' the auspices of the local union. Th" unions of Omaha, Soi.th Cm olm and Ilcnsoii have been Invited to at tend the meeilnif. M. II Wild filed ault yeaterdav far' divorce from Sophie K. Varfl ta whntn he was married April I, iff?.. In Omaha. He nays bis wife desorted him and hetr chil dren on June 1! 130,1. Ward asks to be decreed the cuatcdy of -heir two minor cbOdicii and ho acenred a temporary in junction restraining the mother from Inter fering with the children, ending the de termination cf the Hiilt. Woid win received here yesterday of tlio Men death at llawaiden, In., Tuesday i: ioire II Cable, formerly a member of Hie bar if this city. Gable's dead body wus fonnl Tuesday morning- In the tfllet ro.m , of the lOarle lodging; house. His Ocalh was attributed to audden hemorrhaK a a few weeks itn he fell and rupturnd several blood vessels. At the time of his death Cable wan serving as district de puty of ih Wi,odincn . tf the Wor'd. He was 42 y en i a cf uge and married, but separated from his wife whi Is said to he In Chicago with their young son He la aliio survived bv two bi others living in Wagner, S. D. Wedding ftlnss, rcre gold.' seamless, all slzea. thus no alay or altering. to 112. Engraving frte. Leffert. lonra Postmnstera to Meet. I,. Tj. Xleynolds of Utile Sioux, la., sec retary, of the Iowa State League cf Pot musters, has announced that the midsum mer, meeting of the Council Bluffs Dis trict League of Postmasters of the third and fourth classes will te held in Council Hluffs on Saturday, July 17. The ses sions will be held In the federal build ing. A large attendance of postmasters of the district l looked for and neighbor ing postmasters In Nebraska will be In vited tc participate In the meeting. AUTOMOBILE SUPPLIES. Fperllng to Trlplett, 327 Broadway. Marrlaore Llrenaea. Licenses to- wed were Issued yesterday t j the fellow Ing: Name and Residence. Fluyd Kicky, Washington, Kan... Daisy Hosier,, Washington, Kan.. .1 T. Cunningham, Omaha Christine Johnson, Omaha Age. ... 21 ... 15 ... 30 ... 30 Peter Manias, Lincoln, Neb.... 25 Ina Thels, Lincoln, Neb 18 11. J. Krult. lowing. Neb ?! Lena Hall, Ewtrig. Neb..... 18 N. Y. Plumbing Co. Tel. 0. Night, F-17C0. GARGENTS tmorsnQt ST0RS CKCH.J We are open for Bids on Cement Sidewalks We manufacture the best cement block on tlte market, - the continual air-apace temtnt block. The walla Inside never et wet or dump Put up In cement will Ukt a life time. XXTsrS CKMIHT BLOCK CO., Office, oora 3, rinrt aTational Bank Building. Vboae xnd. HO. riant 87tn tract aad rtrst Avenne. Lcflcrt'fi'Sff Lenses CeaataM Csailan Kjwai Wetrere of QuM WPaj i i li -rtKST'Sk nasi m(i m l I If Vt-'.i mtt Hlll . a wutnt, m I ' ... ml "ia 1 The ordeal through which the expectant mother must pass is such that she looks forward with dread to the hour when she shall feel the thrill of motherhood. Every woman should know that the danger and pain of child-birth can be avoided by the use of Mother'a Friend, which renders pliable all the parts, renders pnaDie an tne parts, yr TTTC ' T assisting nature in its work. I 1 1 ill I Ilk By its aid thousands of iV IVM M jfl women have passed thisii. crisis in safety took of laforaistloB ta w Till BRAWIELD RQ Atlaata, fii CHIEF OF POLICE REPORTS He Says More Patrolmen and More Boxes Are Imperatively Needed. TWENTY -TWO NAMES ON PAY ROLL Nearly Two Thousand Arrrsta Were Mede nnrlnar the l enr. Over "even Hundred of Them for Drnnktnneaa. In his nnnutl report for the year rnd i. M-.irli .11 1W. which he has Just com pleted nnd filed with the Poard of Hre And Police commlsloners. Ma.ior C,orge It. nirhnnnd. chief of police, has this to snv: 'The jrfonth rt our cltv and the outly ing districts, whleh are fnst belns built lip, n. al.es nil Ineirnse f the police f.irce one of vital Imporiance. f would, therefore, recommend an addition of five patrolmen to the present force. In order to give our .-Miners ample and proper protection u Is absolutely necessary that this number of additional patrclmen be authorized as hoiiii as possible. I would recommend that this depart-in-iit become a member of the National !'.renu of Criminal Identification. Wash Inclon. D. C. This would only coat V i year and would enable ua to obtain the photographs of noted criminals ar rested elsewhere from time to time, and who at some future time are liable to visit this section." The repeit shows that the police force of Ccuiicll Pluffs on March 31 consisted ,-f the chief, one captain, two sergeants, a Jailer, one emergency officer, a matron, four detectives, one deputy city marshal, and ten patrolmen, a total of twenty-two peis.-ns. During the year four men re nlKned nnd two were dismissed from the force. rarly Two Tlionannd Arresta. The total number of arrests made by the police during the year was 1,992, divided In months as follows: April. I'tos Mnv, June, 1:K18 July, l'HM August. 1!W Hept ember. 190S. October, 1!1S ... bd 21 s 1711 217 1W n:. UK) November, IMS. December, 1'0. January. 19(M... February. 1H09 March, 1909 nr, WO 99 141 Total. .1.9 Cf the 1.992 arrests, 722 were ror aruna enness, 4.SS for disorderly conduct. 204 for vagrancy. lOfi for violating city ordinances and 114 for disturbing the peace. Other Mtntlstlea. During the year fifty-four burglaries were reported and twenty-seven burglaries wero frustrated. Disturbances to the num ber of SIR w-ere suppressed without arrest. One hundred and twenty-seven lost chil dren were found and returned to parents or Kuuidlans. At the city JaU 1.2"' transients were provided with lodging and during the year 3,949 meals were furnished prisoners and lodgers. Stolen property to the value of $19,669.06 was recovered by the department during the year. The (mount of money collected from fines and forfeitures for the year. was $fi.442.49. The expense of maintaining the department for the twelve months of the fiscal year was $22,246.52 of which amount $20,210.95 went for salaries. Wedding Olfta. ricturea make Ideal wedding gifts, have them In all styles and prices, them. ALEXANDER'S ART STORE, S23 Broadway. We Try SCOTT DROIGHT FROM PEA'DER Aliened Danro Kteerep .Now In f'oon rll Bluffs Jail. Frank Scott, the former resident of Pen der, Neb., arrested Tuesday In Sioux City, who Is charged with being a member of the' J. C. Maybray swindling syndicate, wan brought to Council Bluffs yesterday by Deputy Sheriff Woolman and lodged In the county Jail. There are two Indict ments against Scott, one on the charge of larceny and the second on the charge of conspiracy. His bond was placed at $5,000 under each Indictment. Scott said yester day that he did not anticipate he would be able to furnish a bond In these amounts. Scott, who Is alleged to have acted as "steerer". In the case of John Hermel bracht, a farmer of Bancroft, Neb., who on April 25 of last year was buncoed out of $5,000 on a fake horse race In Council Bluffs, told 'the officers after he had been taken Into custody that he "dropped" $1,000 of his own money on the same horse race. Postofflce Inspector J. E. Swenson was in Council Bluff j yesterday for a . short while between trains. ' He came In from St. Louis In the morning and left In the afternoon, but declined to state where he was going. "I am, however, still on the truck of more of the members of the Maybray gang," he said, "and 1 expect to land more of the 'steerers' before long." Ward Slater. Presenting their laughing and entertain ing Dutch dance, singing and dancing. The way they handle the Dutch wooden shoes Is a hit. At the Diamond, Thursday, Fri day and Saturday. COMMEMEME.Vr AT ST. FRANCIS Address to Cliuri Delivered Dr Rer. P. A. McGovera. The thirty-eighth annual commencement exercises of St. Francis' academy, held last evening before an audience which filled the handsome auditorium of the In stitution. The graduutea, four In number, were Miss Kathryn Qullfoyle, Miss Clem entina Uuanella, Miss Frances Gallagher and Miss Anna McOuckin, all of this city. The address to the students was deliv ered by Rev. P. A. McCJovern. pastor of St. Peter's church, Omaha, who spoke on 'he subject, "Christian Education." The diplo mas were presented by Very Rev. F. P. McManus. The musical numbers of the program were of a high character. The exercises opened with the piano duet, "Murche Trtumphalo." by the Misses Win ifred Leahey and Lucile McAtee as the students entered and took their seats upon the stage. The playing of Raffs "Ca price." by the Missos Anna McOuckin and Frances Gallagher, was also a pleasing Is the joy of the household, fof .without it no happiness can be 'complete. Angels smile at and commend the thoughts and aspirations of the mother bending over the cradle. feature of the pruaram. The vocal class rendered Wekerlln's "Gaily We Sing." ae companled by Miss Mabel Van Brunt, and the exercises were brought to a dose with the singing of the chorus, "The Day Is Done." The theme for the orations by the four graduates was "Pc'ent Forces of a Chris tian t'ommonw ealtl ' USE PAINt'tIiX-FTs TAINT. Our paint Is paint, pure paint? not the kind of paint that Is mixed with most anything. Our paint Is the kind that the government recommends. H. Borwick, 211 So Main street. MORR MQIOR VIT ARE FILED Coaat Attorner Ask lalanctlon Attalnat Beech Proprietors. W. R. Hourly, who but recently opened up the an-.useuiei,: resort at Courtland Beach, mi made defendant yesterday in an Inj jnctlon stilt filed In the dlstrl-'. court against him by Cc jnty Attorney Hess. The John A. freighter Real Estate and Trust company f Omaha, reputed owner of tne property, Is mad party defendant. It Is alleged that Hourly, who conducts a sa loon In connection with the Courtland Beach resort, hao made Illegal sales of liquor during the present month. The county attorney also filed Injunc tion suits against. L. C. Wroth and George W. Jackson. Wroth conducts a saloon Just outside the Courtland Beach enclosure, and Is alleged to have sold liquor last Sun day. Wroth and two of his alleged em ployes were arrested Tuesday under a warrant Issued from the court of Justice Cooper. Jackson Is the proprietor of thf State hotel saloon, and Is also charged with the Illegal sle of liquor. Mrs. Kaih erlne Rltter, reputed owner of the State hotel building, Is made party defendant. Refrigerators that save ice. That's the kind we sell. Economic and Tukon. Prices from $13 to $35. white enameled or plain. We show a fine line. p. C. De Vol Hard ware Co. Real Estate Transfers. These transfers were reported to The Beo, Juno 16, by the Pottawattamie County Abstract company of Council Bluffs: C. E. Price, trustee and wife to E. C. Hutchinson, lots 6 and 7, In block 9. Beer's subd. In Council Bluffs. wd $ George L. Wilkinson and wife to W. H Butler, part lot 4, In block 24, Neola, qcd Kate Scott and husband to Edward W. Gates, lot 9. In Aud subd. sei 600 sw'i 30, ind lot 15 Aud subd. of ne nw, 31-75-43, wd F. J. Day and wife to Peter Rlef, lots 20, 21 and 22, In block 26, Manawa Park Addition subd of neSi, 13-74 44, wd Mary Sevilla Norton and husband to James S. M It hen, south 47 feet of lots 20 and 21, In block 4, Buyllss' 1st Adltlon to Council Bluffs, wd.... Henry B. Jennings and wife to state of Iowa. nwVi nwi. 8-74-43 and part ne'i ne'4. 7-74-43. wd W. J. Way and wife to Musson Bros. Co., west 14 feet of lot 15 and east Inches of lot 16, In block 3, Car son, wd 3,00) 15( 1.409 7.673 1,500 Shirley B. Prouty and wife to Robert McKenzie und interest in land in sees. 21. 22. 27-75-43. wd 2,m Charles A. Bervp and wife to Thomas O. Green, swVi ne4 and sev. 36-76-44. wd Reuben B. Artllp and wife to H. L. 6.000 .lonnson, si nevi ana se'4 nwi, 25-74-38, wd 12.515 Total, ten transfers 7,539 FOR MEDICAL AND FAMILT USE BUY YOUR LIQUORS AT L. ROSEN FELD CO.. 519 SO. MAIN. 'PHONE 323. Banquet of the Dorsesi. The annual banquet ot the Baracaa of the First Baptist church will be held this even ing In the church parlors. There will be a program of toasts, and O. J. McManup, former county superintendent of schools, will preside as toatsmaster. There will be a vocal solo by Ralph Anderson and a violin solo by Carlos Laustrup. The program of toasts will be as fol lows: The Young Man and His Personal Am bitionsClem F. Kimball. The Young Man and His Duties to Ills Fellow Men G. E. Wlnslade, president of the Hanscom Park Methodist, Omaha, Baraca clasa. The Young Man and His Relation to Ood Rev. George MacDougal, pastor of Olivet Baptist church, Omaha. Sperling ft Trlplett handle the well known Deerlng mowers and binders. $27 Broad way. Northwestern Gets Basy. Assistant Division Engineer Merrick of the Chicago ft Northwestern Railway com pany arrived In Council Bluffs yesterday for the purpose of making arrangements for Btartlng work en the enlargement and Improvement of the local terminals. Mr. Merrick stated that the plans and profiles have been ready for some time, and that the company was only waiting to secure the vacation of portion of certain streets, which was done Tuesday night by the city council, before starting a big force of men at work. A steam shovel, to be used In grading, Is expected here today. Several hundred men, It Is expected, will be soon at work In the yards, grading and laying track. Plareon Hatches Two Chickens. LAKE CITY. Ia., June 16 (Special.) Two starting chickens, hatched only a few days ago, were found by John Bliss of near here, when he drove a mother pigeon off the nest. She still takes care of the' foster children, so far aa warmth goes. but haa not acquired a hen's knack of feeding them. Bliss Is a hen and pigeon breeder on a small scale. Both species are kept In the same house. A hen re cently showed great love for flying and Ita wings were clipped. It muat have been this hen that flew to the nest higher up and laid two eggs. Hebrsuikai Maabjr'a InTlted. LITTLE SIOUX la.. June 16 -(Speclal.)-Secretary L. L. Reynolds has announced that Nebraska postmasters will be made welcome at the meeting of the third and fourth class postmasters of southwestern Iowa to be held In Council Bluffs Satur day, July 17. The Nasby's from across the river will be Invited to attend the session. Died of Pnenmonla" Is never written of those who cure coughs and colds with Dr. Klng'a New Dlscoverv, Guaranteed. 50c and $1.00. For sale by Beaton Drug Co. Sorlaltat Orator Fined. HOT SPRINGS. S. D.. June 1. Special.) Wllmot Ravensworth was arrested by the city authorities while engaged In delivering a socialistic talk upon the streets. In mak ing the arrest the marshal eaya that Ra vensworth resisted, or rather refused to obey his demands. A number of sympathiz ers of Ravensworth at first lent their voK-es In objecting to the arrest, and for a time it looked as though there might be quite a disturbance, but quiet was restored and the prisoner went to Jail peaceably. He had a hearing before Justice Cook, who fined him $10 add costs and $15 for contempt cf court, amounting to $30 In all in default of which the prisoner was taken to the county Jail. Dearre for Jolla W. Mow. PROVIDENCE, K I . June 1 -Brown university today conferred the honorary degree of doctor of letters upon Julia Ward lluxt. V N GIFT FOR DRAKE UNIVERSITY Theodore H. Shontz Adds $90,000 to the Endowment Fund. MAY FOUND ANOTHER COLLEGE Other Gifts Amounting; to SIT, BOO Were Received Dnrlnar the Year Dee Motor's Plumbers Strike Ends. (From a Staff Correspondent.) DES MOINKS, June 10.-(8pcclal Tele gram.) At the commencement exercises of Drake university today. President' Bell an nounced the gift of JTO.OOO from Theodors H. Shonts. secretary of the board of trus tees. The gift was nrttde without condi tion and may be used "to,', Increase "the en dowment, though there Is talk of using It to found another college ,at the university, the nature of which la not made public. The president also announced gifts of $6, MX) to complete the men's gymnasium, which will be ready by next fall, and $1,000 to complete the girls' gymnasium, and gifts of $10,000, received from various persons during the year. Theodore H. Shonts was elected president of the board of trustees. Plombers Strike Eadi. The five weeks' strike of plumbers in Des Moines ended today, with an agree ment which leads to $4.75 a day for first class plumbers and ' $4.50 for second class plumbers, the former wage being $4.00 flat. Coal Dealers Disband. The Iowa-Nebraska coal dealers today voted to disband and consolidate with the Northwestern Retail Coal Dealers' associa tion. The Northwestern assumes the $1,800 Indebtedness of the Iowa-Nebraska asso ciation. Preacher for Woman Saffrasje. Rev. Johnston Myers, the Chicago Bap tist preacher who Is trying to oust some of the faculty of the Chicago university on charges of heresy, today. In addressing the several girl graduates ot Des Moines col lege, told them to support woman's suf frage, urging them strongly that It was a cure for the national Ills and the only means of sweeping away the liquor traffic. Cne boy was In the graduating class. orwfglini Reject Offer. The United Norwegian Lutheran conven tion here today rejected the offer of Des Moines of a $10,000 bonus and fifty lots at $25,000 If the new seminary for girls ue located In this city. The seminary will not be built for several years at the earliest. The liberal element today won a victory when Evangelism was allowed to invade the church despite the protests of the conservatives. A general church evange list will be appointed before the convention adjourns tomorrow noon. Dr. P. M. Glascoe, president of Spikane college. Wash., was called to the chair of science at St. Olaf'a college, St. Paul. A college will bo established In Saskatche wan, Canada. Fewer Saloons In State. The forthcoming volume of tho offlelu. register shows that there are fewer coun ties operating under the saloon mulct tax and fewer saloons. Tho list figures on the mulct tax were gathered two years ago by the secretary of state and Incor porated in the official register, showing that there were forty-three counties, fifty one townships and 242 cities eperating un der the law, with 1.770 saloons. On Sep tember 90, 1908, two years later, there were forty counties, forty townships and --i cities and towns operating under the law. The three counties from' which saloons were driven were Grundy, Monroe and Muscatine. For the year ending Septem ber SO. 1D06. there was collected $377.0tl2.63. and for the year ending September 30, VMM, $3S3.090."4. The new official register will consist of 964 pages and will contain many feature heretofore not Included in the book, r'lre Hcport Iteady. The annual fire Insurance report, issued by the slate auditor's office, will be ready for distribution tomorrow, when copies are expected from the state binder. . Advance sheets were given to the preis some days ago. Sanadera la Ity. Senator Charles Saunders of Council Bluffs Is In Ies Moines attending the com mencement exercises ot Drake university, of which he la an alumnus. The senator would not talk politics for publication. However, lie Intimated '.hut he considered million come and go, but Shredded Wheat goes on forever. A perfect food for the complete nourishment of the human body. Always pure, always clean, always nutritious, always the same. Two Shredded Wheat Biscuits with hot milk for breakfast will supply all the energy needed for a half day's work. Your grocer sells it Shredded Wheat ia made of the choicest selected white wheat, cleaned, steam-cooked and baked. Try it for breakfast to-morrow with milk or cream. The Biscuit is also delicious for any meal in combination with fresh or preserved fruits. THE ONLY "BREAKFAST CEREAL" MADE IN BISCUIT FORM the state pretty much at peace politically, with the exception of the Washington cor respondents. He Is of the belief that Judge Smith will have no opposition to his re turn to congress at the close of his present term. Mrs. Houah Given Divorce. Mrs. Laura A. Hough was today given a divorce from her husband, Louis U. Hough, the bankrupt stockyards man of this city, who Is now In bankruptcy proceedings for the second time. The charge was infidel ity, and cruelty. Marries Omaha Girl. It was announced here today that H. P. Greenough of Des Moines, superintendent of the Rock Island lines In Iowa, was mar ried at noon today to Miss Helen M. Blose of Omaha at the home of the bride's par ents In Benson, Neb. Changre Name of Department. The Cosson law, enlarging the powers of the attorney general's office, passed by the last legislature. Is now In effect and It changes the name from attorney gen eral's office to department of Justice, by which It will hereafter be known. All Applicant Teachers. Not an applicant for the position of su perintendent of the Girls' Industrial school at Mltchellvllle but Is a good school teacher, and all dwell upon that qualifica tion. Chairman John Cownle says what they want Is business ability mainly, a.' the superintendent will not be required to teach, and a seamstress stands as good n show If sh has the proper qualifications. After C'ommntatlon for Holoda. An effort is being made to Induce tin State Board of Parole to recommend a commutation of sentence for Charles Ho lada, the self-confessed murderer of Jamen Gallagher, a Johnson county farmer. The murder was committed ten years ago, and Holada Is serving life Imprisonment. The board Is looking up the facts In the mat ter. WEDDING PARTY ON TRIP Boone t'oople Accompanied On Trip to Coast By Five Other Pa Ira. BOONE, la., June 16. (SpecraJ.) A pretty romance culminated here last night In the marriage of Miss Mable Rose, a graduate nurse, and Thomas Heaps, a well-known business man of Madrid. The bride urn groom have taken the bridal party on n honeymoon rlp with them, including the Seattle exposition. An even dozen make up the party, and the merrymakers are an ticipating the time of their lives. The wedding took place at the home of the bride's mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Rose, and was extremely simple. The groom Is from the prominent Heaps family, of coal fame throughout the middle west. His bride is a trained nurse, and has had at various tlmea charge of the Eleanor Moore hospi tal here. The wedding party Includes five couples, and they nearly take up a coach by themselves, with their numerous pieces of baggage. The party will be gone six weeks or two months. City to 1st for Tract. SHENANDOAH. Ia., June 10. (Special.) Attorney E. R. Ferguson has been te talned by the city council to take legal cteps to recover the old H. & S. nhop site here, a plat of ground of about fourtean acres In the northwestern part of the city. It is claimed that the railroad company failed to comply with the terms of .he agreement made with the city when the railroad was built; also that the C, B. A Q. railroad company, which has since ac quired the land, has failed to observe the terms of their agreement. Should the city be successful In getting possession of the land, it is proposed to make another park there, making an artificial lake of sev For , , t Two Million Dollars for a Bakery that's a big price to pay for a bakery you could build one for a few hun dred but you couldn't bake eight Shredded Wheat Biscuit in It every week in the year, and if you could, they wouldn't be so clean, pure or wholesome as the Biscuit that are baked in our two million dollar sunlit bakery. Food Fp.ds may eral acres and fixing the ground for use by the Chautauqua and other similar oi -ganlzations; also it would be used aa a city playground. Iowa Students Given Diplomas Three Hundred and Fifty are Gradu ated From Eigrht Depart ments of University. IOWA CITY. Ia.. June 10. (Special.) President Harry Pratt Judson of the Uni versity of Iowa this morning gave the commencement address before the graduates of the University of Iowa In the armory. The commencement exercises began promptly at 9 o'clock. Dr. Judson arriving on the 8:03 train from Chicago. Following the address diplomas were presented by President George E. MacLean to the 350 graduates from the eight colleges of the university. At 12:30 the alumni dinner started In the Methodist Episcopal church. Following the serving of the courses President James B. Weaver, Jr., of Des Moines acting as toastmaster Introduced the speaken.: Charles J. Traxler, '82; Carroll Wright, '76; D. D. Murphy, "87; Julia Rcgers. '82; Governor B. F. Carroll, Realff Otteson, 'OS; President E. MacLean. T.ils afternoon at 4 o'clock the presi dent's reception was held and at 8 o'clock the annual senior hop closed the com mencement exercises. J Girl Struck B Man t n tn. LAKE CITY", Ia., June 16. (Special.) Miss May Mallory,' of near this place, while, sitting In a hammock on the ver anda of her home watching the storm clouds, was struck by a bolt of lightning on her garter clasp. The lightning tore off the garter, ripped off the hose and tore a hole In her slipper. She screamed and members of the household rushed to her assistance. They found her badly scared from fright and shock. One of her legs was entirely bare from the knee down. Miss Mallory, aside1 from the shock, was uninjured. The only mark left by the lightning was a blue streak on her knee fe'here the garter had been. Ions News Xotea. LOGAN Yesterday the proposition to ex tend the city of Iogan to embrace all of the four sections on which the town was located carried by a majority of 153. The acquired territory gives Logan greater pop ulation and greater wealth. WATERLOO The state association of local fire agents will meet in this city on June 18. Great preparations are being made for their receotlon and entertainment. W. F. Grandy of Sioux City la president of the association and Ueorge H. Henderson of this city Is secretary and treasurer. THOMPSON Fire completely destroyed the Farmers' Co-Operative creamery of this place, early this morning, together with the icehouse adjoining and about 100 tubs of butter which were in the refrig erator. The loss Is $4,500 and Insurance $1,700. The origin of the fire Is not known. WILLIAMSBURG Seventy-seven head of Aberdeen-Angus cattle were sold yes terday by Messrs. Donahue, Davis and Leahy for nearly $20,000. Th animal bring ing the highest price was a cow, which Sold fur $l,0uJ to O. V. Battles of Maquo keta. J. W. Murphy of Iowa City paid M15 for a cow and Kd Bishop of Wellman paid $750 for a cow and $525 for a bull. Several hlith priced animals went to Illinois buy ers. The sale breaks all previous records for similar sales of herds la Iowa. OSKALOOSA The annual encampment of the National Holiness association, which has been In session here for ten days. closed this afternoon. During Its aesston llU.ouO was raised In cash and subscription for the work. A. C. Cochran of Kansas City aa re-elected president and M. M. Snider of Des Moines was chosen chair man of the executive council. COLFAX The body of William Gordon. aged 40 and a former fireman on the Rock the Feet of Regent Shoe Co. 205 South Fifteenth Street Island, was found near the tracks of that road close to the Kp worth league grounds early this morning. Nothing Is known of the caluse of his death, but It Is supposed that he was struck by a train. He has a mother and two sisters living at Velio Junction, near Des Moines. CRESTON Tho Elks best blue Moodee goat was brought out at Shenandoah Mon-. day night and a class of distinguished Jurists and lawyers were escorted over the thorny highway to Elkdom. Among the victims were Judge Smith Mafherson cf the federal court, Judg . jfeeiner of the Iowa supreme court, Jrnlge A. U. Thornell of the district court and Jud W. P. Fergunon of the superior court Following the Initiation ceremonies an elaborate banquet was served. Hon. Em met Tinley of Council Bluffs acted as toastmaster of the evening. - SHENANDOAH The threatened trcublt which would have delayed the work of the new paving being laid on Maple and Kim streets twelve blocks In all of oroosoted blocks haa been averted by the city coun cil ordering changes made as asked for by residents along thoue streets. As orig inally planned the surface water on . these streets was to have been diverted from Its regular course north to Intersecting streets running east and weal. Property; owners threatened to secure an Injunction, if the water was thus diverted. Work Is delayed temporarily by the high water In the river, which prevents the contractors from rot ting sand to use In making, the concrete foundation. K SHENANDOAH A special election to consider the proposition to vote bonds to the amount of $14,000 for the erection of ' another ward school building here, west of the Burlington tracks, has been called by the school board for next Monday and promises to create great interest. People . In that part of the city are working hard for the proposition setting forth the dan ger, to children who have to croas the tracks when going to other school build ings and the citizens In other parts of city are opposing the proposition cn the grounds largely that It will bring the In debtedness of the district clear up to the limit prescribed by law and thus will not permit of a new high school building belug built for a good many years. 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