10 March 1908, pg 1 - H. T. Lamertha contributed to funds reaised.
onus Fund Now 73,280; the Other $26,720 Will be Raised The $100,000 bonus fund is in sight. Up to 9 o'clock this morning when tne committees, refreshed by the rest or a few days, began their soliciting again, there was $73,280 subscribed. This assures the raising of the balance balance Deyond any and all doubt. The committees met last night at the Chamber of Commerce headnnar- headnnar- ters in the Jefferson theatre building. One member reoortpd thai, his com mittee lrad $3,000 in sight that was sure. This .would have raised the fund to the $76,000 mark. The other committees in all reported that they were good for $7,000, which will put it up to $83,000. With this kind or assurances the committee is confident that the $100,000 mark will be reached. They are basing their faith upon definite promises so far as having having $10,000 more in Eight is concerned. The committees are out again today working as bard as ever with better prospects of success than they have yet had. The following are those whose names have not heretofore been reported reported : R. K. Long, Barton Raied, D- D- J. Morgan, S. H. Ford, J. H. Kamm, Henry Vlim, Wm. Shockman, Geo. A. Sanders, Blue Ribbon Bakery, Jos. H. Lyons Co., No. 62, TJ. R., K. of P., Jones Plumbing Co., Adam Beatty, J. W. Johnson, W. H. Wells, Milton Ashby, Coffeyville Vitrified Brick and Tile Co., Sellers & Pickering, L. L. Bingaman, Paul Schultz, W H. Allin, Elk lodge, Clark Bros., C. C. Levan, T. P. Perry, Nat Skinner, Nathan Mo Coy, Ira Murry, Cal and Chas. Clos-sen, Clos-sen, Clos-sen, J. A. Dodd, Geo. W. Frazier, K. Y. Kennedy, F. 'S. Mitchell, Duemcke & Simon, Sevier Feed Co., J. J. Clough, E. R. Dick, Geo. Francis, H. A. Brewster, S. T. Hall, G. W. Wise, Chas. D. Welch, C. C. Wilkinson, D. B. WolfonI, J. Sonken, Robert Davis, Snell Com. Co., Jas. L. Manley, A. J. White, H. L. Lamertha, Jud & Kennedy, Kennedy, O. T. Romig, Ellis Purlee.Chas. Wells, R. E. McCully, G. L. WTalker, J. R. Powell, J. W. Hardy, Proper & Reading, J. W. Nolan, U.ustin Levan, iW. E. Ruthrauff. Ruthrauff Bros.. J. A. Ruthrauff, W. G. Getzendaner, Amos Hutson, Sylvester Rhodes, J. W. Summers, Cooper & Stover, Jules Gillett, Frank McClelland, Pete Miller, A. T. Alshouse, G. S. Burns, A. N. Goff.