Catherine Stanton- The Iola Register Iola, Kansas - October 5, 1901

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Catherine Stanton- The Iola Register Iola, Kansas - October 5, 1901 - UVERITA for TORPID UVBR LIVERITA fair...
UVERITA for TORPID UVBR LIVERITA fair CONSTIPATION "Y «'52 A . lor FILBS ••veBiTA '••T.^';''J5„ ^ I ; BLOTCHES A PIMPUES ^ LIVERITA for MUDDY COHPLEXION LIVERITA foriAWIDICB LIVERITA ^^Y ^i-U!^ fbr BAD BLOOD LIVERITA for KIDNEY COHPLAINTS LIVERITA lor BEAUTIFYING THE COMPLEXION LIVERITA for WOMEN and CfllLDRGN —^ ' \ SQUAW OF R07AL BIRTH. rall.Dllood«d NraMIe ladlM Wemi Direct DeacPBdant of FamoM Kins Philip. —a of ill-temper—are consijled l)y vic'forions males. tliese battles can.^e s ;ir^ hnvo^ the fields and orchards of the coiiii- ami often prove a positive dati<rer :the people, for thoug-h jm)nkey.s aMack men. woe to the liick- one who ventures to ecmie near in their deadly struggle. Moreover, when pre .s.sed by hunger, these lire not to be trifled with. Vou not mind even the damaigo done your orchard by hundreds of monkeys gobbling up everything they can their hands on. but i't is qiille a dif- i J ^at, in .sheer .self-dofen^ matter when .von have to shut doors and win(]()w and stay in at a time because of the. army Consequently, the object of the natives is to break up these packs by their leaders. Killing is the dictates of conscience, but is not. especially as the monkey is iil >erated in a short time, as appear pre^;entl\ . .So. when a pack the natives employ 1 he follow- method: Close to an orchard a !)it !space is selected aiu! a liole dug about two feet and six or eight iii diameter. A noose is ninde at end of a long, stont cord .nnd over the mouth of the hole. The is*then passed through a j)n!lev or Chilton has the distinction of harw boring within its braits the oldest resident of Calumet county and a direct direct descendant of Kingj Philip, of colonial fame. The psrson who lays claims to this royal ^prerogative is Mrs. Catherine .Stanton, a fall-blooded fall-blooded Nyantic Indian woman, jsays the •Vfilwaukee Evening Wisconslp. She is of very great age, j )robably about 90 years, although some declare that she has passed the century mark. She is certainly what she claims, a descendant descendant of the great Indian sachem, and a genealogy of her family from the time of Ninegret, the chief of the Nyantics, and son-in-law of Philip, corroborates her assejrtion. In her own words it is thus: "Ninegret had, among other children, children, a son named Charles Augustus, who in turn had a son styled by his people as Great Harry. Great Harry had a son named Christopher, who was the father of A second Christopher Christopher and a daughter named Catherine, Catherine, who was my grandmotner. Catherine was my fatlier's mother, and her brother Christopher liiul two children, Augu.stus aiul Mary, the latter latter being my mother. .So i am a descendant descendant of Ninegret."the son-in-law of I'hili)). on boili niy I'at Iter's and iny tiiotJier's side, aiul c !;;isi (jnently 1 claim an undoiibti-d rclat ioTiship to Xiiicirrct." It v,i!l (jb-cpved that she is descended not froiii a son of Philif). but from il;nij;Iiter. As the descexidtint of Ninegret. she is one of the few chiiniants to a larsre tract of liind reserved by him about the time of Kitig l'hili])'s war. One portion of this reservation was thirty miles of water frontage, ten rods above high-water mark. There his people might fish undistrubed. and that Ninegret exercised wi.sdom and foresight in the selection of his reservation reservation is apparent from the fact that the site is now oecu|)ied by one of the largest and most fashionable summer resorts in the Kast. King Philip 's war. so destructive to the Narrangansetts. left the remaining remaining few of the tribe homeless and destitute, and Ninegret, seeing the distress of his kiiisnuMi. allowed them to settle upon his land. Here undisturbed, the remnant of Philip 's i people increa.sed to such an extent sc. .Ninegret was forced to invoke the aid of the state in removing them. Soon, however, however, Ninegret died, and his followers followers left the reservation. Thus the Narragansetts, returning, took complete complete possession, and eventually sold the land. Still, the descendant of Ninegret were the real claimants, and • Mrs. Stanton, believing herself to be • the sole heir, communicated with the Khode Island authorities, with the result result that she wtis offered the .sum of .$100,000,000 on condition that she relinquish relinquish all claims to tne land. As it chanced, however, other and nearer heirs sprang up, and they, objecting to such a disposition of the property, appealed to the national government. If their claim is allowed, as in all jirobability it will be, the old lady will come into possession of a fortune befitting lier ro\-al lip.gage. 'From infancv to the'age of 32 years J. H. HUFFERD REAL ai B. Madison Qver Steyer'* Store. Shoe 9 The Finest East Side A Clean J. E. Is a Good to the tree, where the pul- ring is attached. Then the Jiid- shiknri comes forth, and. the'cord tigKt in his hand, bind .s the iinfor- rtionkey .safe and fast, all but hearf^ The pulley or ring is introduced not merely to bind the monkey tree, but also because it would dang-erous to drag the infu- brute right up to a person. monkey, however is. not killed. thej- lather his head arid face, especial care being taken in selecting finest soap or the purest water. operation is an interesting one source of great amusement; to bv.standers. The monkev. however, dodges his head about, only to get c|ose of soap iti his eyes and attached to a tree c^ose to the atid the other end held some distance away by a concealed |)erson. The and about ten or fifteen feet of cord are covered with sancl. Then , ^j^^ u^.^d ...jth her familv on the reser- temptinghanana is placed in the receiving no.t onlA' the oom- arid a number of rotten ones—; j^^^,^ ^^,^,,,,1 P ,],,^.^^,^^ i^i: ^.^„ivale'n.t. however, with fresh skins— , ,,^,t entered a Xew York Siigh school strewn all over the ground. I Indians as well. hen the pack comes, the female's | her vouthful days, among her peo- shy to venture out into the ! pj^^ they had already felt the touch sp^ce near the hotise. but the big , „f civilization, is a brave fellow. He sees the ' on the ground, leaps down, upone, throws it away in disgust.' functions another, with the same result. he notices the nic- tempting the holf, and plunges his arm Imniediately the cord is pulled, the faiitened on the arm close to the and the monkey dragged aiid the cords cutting into his every inch—to say nothing of the remarks and the highlyad- language of the bystander-;. submits to his fate with eastern Missionaries had come among them, churches, singing schools, pra3'er -Tneetings and social of various kinds were common. common. The day of the wild, utterly untaught untaught savage had passed, and, although although many of the customs were still extant, the native languagre and dre«s had practically disappeared. .\f'ter leaving school, Mrs. Stan'ton, or Catherine Ross, as. her name then was, entered the service of a daughter daughter of SenatorDick.son as housekeeper, in which capacity she remained until her employer left for V^urope. Returning to her home among the Indians, she married Cato Stanton in 1*44, immigrating the following 3-ear to what is now the city of Canton, in Wisconsin. It was in .January, 1843, that they arrived at their new home and erected a rude dwelling of logs 3lose to the north bank of the Manitowoc Manitowoc river. There, alone in the barren, desolate waste of forest, miles awaj' from any settlement, and not even the pudiment -s of a path to guide them, they lived through that first winter. Is the Butter, 90 cents THE Have moved ten days with will be prepared His head is shaved clean as a liiill. and then his face as nice ^and sniooth. like a baby's. ^hey" let him go. lint. alas, such '"''^ " subsisting mainly upon ungroundcorn Then he has enough of it. es- i •nd potatoes, for no mill was anywhere Ss he feels dreadfully acihy i «ear. 1 In the spring Mr. Stanton, with the help of men brought from Brotherton, erected a small grist mill, a temporary and indifferent affair, though it enabled enabled them to supply flour for tlrem- selves and settlers that came in the next few: years. For some time their log cabin was the o'uly dwelling between Manitowoc and Brotherton, and often parties going going througli wotfld stop there, aiul to the eternal credit of these two mem- l>ers of an outcast and despised race be it said that never was a nian turned turned from the door, wnether he was rich or poor, good or bad. Mrs. Stanton is remarkably keen nnd alert for one of her advanced age. Site in possessed of more than the iiverage intelligence, and that her education wan not neglected her conversation conversation Hvply attests, Mr. Stanton died many years ago; and not long* ago her.sble remaining child, a son, died, leaving, her alone, one of the remnant of a people that once ruled the great land of the west. him; now that his beauty has Tli*y disown him eoinplelely. fit'-ad. Nay. they drive froiH the pack with contumely, the ends of their t'ails in the absence of dbmestic broomsticks. And being without a leader the pack broken up. Too Slow. scientist has figured it out that it ohe-fortieth of a stcond to Th^^t is altogether too slow t <i this small boy when he start> something that he sbnuld not ^et. j A OlMutvaalaer*. nan^^bo doth too much eonplali;. We to and with and Ptajisc Cam** Kmrny, AMERICA'S News original on Health, the Farm THE THK Press and the combined the New besides ents why it Is ONE Dollar YMr

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  1. The Iola Register,
  2. 05 Oct 1901, Sat,
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