in he in SUES .HER FATHER-IN-LAW. Mrs. Emmiv Hartiwick of Buchanan County Asks .$25,OOO Damages. A damage suit of considerable interest was begun at Independence by Emma Hardwick against her father-in-law, Thomas Ilnrdwiclt, a wealthy farmer of Westburg Township. . She asks $25,000 for the alienation of the affections of her husband, George Hardwick. She claims that for five years the defendant has; systematically tried to turn her husband from her, threatening disinheritance. Her husband has now left the state and sho has been ejected from her home, which is the properly of the defendant.