William Fruechtenict, The Fort Wayne Sentinel, Wed. June 13, 1917, p.9

William Fruechtenict, The Fort Wayne Sentinel, Wed. June 13, 1917, p.9 - CAN VOTE IF OUTf CITY Absent Voters' Law...
CAN VOTE IF OUTf CITY Absent Voters' Law Explained Explained by Attorney Fruechtenicht. DOES NOT APPLY TO , MUNICIPAL ELECTION Voters Who Are Away Can Cast Ballot for Election of Delegates. By tho terme of the absent voters' law, men and women who are eligible to cut a yote, and who are out of the city next September when the election election of delegates tq the constitutional convention Is held, .can cast their ballot. ballot. Attorney William Fruechtenicht, who Is .head of the election board, ex - plalns this law. However, this absent voters' law does' no apply to the election which will be held next fall when city of - flcials are to be chosen. The law specifies that It applies only In cases of general, special or primary elections. It Is stated lhat the committee in In - - tHftnapttUa - hertild.that a munlcihal election does not come wth this scope. Nevertheless Mr Fruechtenicht will make an Investigation In the 'matter. The absent voters' law as explained by Attorney Fruechtenicht Is as follows; follows; "Any 'man or woman who Is sick, physically disabled or Is out of the city, may vote by making application application to a county clerk and stato his condition and - reasons of absence from the polls in his homo precinct on elec - v tion day Tne county cier ener ae - II vers or mails the applicant an official ballot for election The applicant fills out the ballot and returns it This ballot Is sealed In an envelope and on election day Is delivered delivered to the clerk at the votlnr precinct" precinct" only for police and testified car ol 6f bad 11" head to sign June were that until tho He

Clipped from The Fort Wayne Sentinel13 Jun 1917, WedPage 9

The Fort Wayne Sentinel (Fort Wayne, Indiana)13 Jun 1917, WedPage 9
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  • William Fruechtenict, The Fort Wayne Sentinel, Wed. June 13, 1917, p.9

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