Eliza Cottom - probably not a relative
Mrs. Emma Hicks, of No. 332 West Lake street, began suit for $10,000 damages against Mrs. i.liza Cottom for an alleged false arrest Mrs. Cottom rented a room from Mrs. Hicks. and the former finding her door locked Jumped to the conclusion that Mrs. Hicks had entered her room and therefore Mrs. Cottom caused the arrest of Mrs. Hicks on a charge of burglary. The case was dismissed, hence, this suit Mrs. Hicks also sued Constable E. W. Sullivan for $3,000 damages. She claims that Sullivan un lawfully broke into her house and took Mrs. Cottom a effects away.