Whips Eloping Girl

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Whips Eloping Girl - flow of g h t e s t break tlirounh mis- the...
flow of g h t e s t break tlirounh mis- the between the negotiations "She with a n k i n , who friendly WHIPS ELOPING G I R ADKry Mothrr \rrU«* at lr|«»l In Time lik riierk KnnBWAj l k »lr. I j Salle. 111.. April «;.-- An a t t ed elopement furnished nvich aniust 1 - 1 nient at tbe Chic^fii. Rock Island Pacific' depot In this cilj yesterday Among the crowd which pHthervd there In waiting for a-0as*fflger^rain was John Hiser and Miss Mary Cox. rwo of the city's prominent young people. The couple attracted attention by tbetr apparent nervousness. When it was announced that the train was t h i r t y minutes late \oiiBnecn of tbe couple increased. Shortly before nie~train pulled in there arrived at tbe depot a woman weigh- mg not less than 200 pounds, who evidently in a state of great excite-" ment. In stentorian tones she asked i' anyone had seen her daughter. Cox a: this Urn" was crouch:tiK behind a pile of trunks. Mr"--Cox. howovi'T, caught right of daughter ancf^boundcrt after her She ordered th«i! girl to return home. Tht girl refused ind Mrs. Cox proceeded to chastise ^hgr. The prospective husband interfered -»6-the mother was -draggiPS her daugh fr He afrus the. nose and knocked ilcmii w i t umbrel'.a which Mrs. Cox had ««ized. i

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  1. The Sumner Press,
  2. 11 Apr 1901, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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