9/26/1906 The Coffeyville Daily Journal Coffeyville KS
SHE WANTS THE KNOT UNTIED. Lena Babb Says Isaac A. Babb Is a Drunkard She Wants Divorce. Independence Reporter: Lena Babb the district court asking for a divorce divorce from her husband, Isaac A. Babb on the grounds of drunkenness. Mrs. Babb claims that she and Isaac A. Babb were married January 20, 1900 at Independence; that during. the first year of their wedded life he began drinking to excess and seemed to lose interest in his family and homo; that she finally told defendant that he would have to quit his excessive drinking drinking and lying out at nights until after after midnight in a state of intoxication or she would leave him, and defendant told her to go, and she taking him at his word left his abode about one year ago and has ever since been away from him. ,' ' ' Plaintiff asks that her maiden name of Lena Erne be restored to her. That defendant be required to deposit in court $25 for court costs, $25 as preliminary preliminary attorney fee and pay all cost, including $50 attorney fee.