Court Decides in Favor of Mother in Ball Case - Iola Register 31 December 1907 Page 1
Court Decides In Favor of JHother in Ball Case. Judge Foust late yesterday afternoon afternoon jiassed on the Ball case, deciding deciding in favor of the plaintiff. This J.s :i case III which Mrs. Delia Ball Churchill asked for the custody of Hazel Hall, her minor daughter who has been in the care of the father. J. C. Ball. The testimony in the case was heard some time ago but the court reser\-ed decision. The plaintIR was'divorced from her husband several several years ago. but remarried. Until lately the little girl made her home with her father In Colorado. Some lime ago the child came here to reside with her grand-parents. The case was fought very vigorously. The court made some lengthy remarks yesterday yesterday before stating that he would give the child to the mother.