Wm McManners Story

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Wm McManners Story - ' MeMaaaers Harries Aetloa. - W. H. McMannersr...
' MeMaaaers Harries Aetloa. - W. H. McMannersr who, with hi wife and baby, and an Ill-tempered Ill-tempered Ill-tempered ahepherd dog. drove into the district Tuesday afternoon. la the cause of the renewed activity. '"Billy Mac," a Captain Streeter can mm, was, year ago, a playmate of Streeter in Mont rose, Mien. HI aeciaea to emigrate irom Le Roy, Micbv. to the Wisconsin timber lands. As he ncared Chicago, one of the mules which pulWd his "prairie schooner" went lame, and McMannera decided to rest In the territory which he had heard his boyhood chum ruled. Driving past the unimproved district and up the . Lake Shore drive he acanned the mansions there In vain for the flag of the chief executive of the District of Lake Michigan. He was directed to the 'district," but told that Its capital was lo cated in the Tremont house. He drove back, the schooner was moored Superior street and the Lake Shore drive. and word was sent to Captain Streeter. la the meantime. Jennie May McManners, the -rear-old -rear-old -rear-old -rear-old baby, bad become sick, anl Streeter took upon himself the task ot finding finding a physician for the child. The captain told McMannera ne couia remain a long a he wished In th "district." The other claimant to tne property corn- corn-

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  1. The Inter Ocean,
  2. 29 Aug 1901, Thu,
  3. Page 5

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