Clipped From The Cincinnati Enquirer
TWO WEEKS Given Ex-Mayor BkUlmaa. of Lock. land, Ta Explain Hla Shortage. - Th Village Council of Locklend bald Its regular meeting last vrang. Solicitor A. J.' Marsh, who waa appointed In conjunction with th Finance Committee to examine tbe accounts of ex-Mayor Bklllman, waa present, and mads the report. la their report th committee say that there ts a shortage In Sklllroan's accounts, but th xsct amount can not be securtalned. Tho ex-Mayor was riven unta Uia imtI meeting of Council, which will bo two weeks hence, to explain certain fines, and unJee a aatlafactory explanation can be given suit will be brought against bis bondsmen. Tan Eftquirbr published soma four weeks ago the alleged shortage, wtilch wm given at that time at nearly $300. The ooratnttte and Solicitor have been going over th boka for the naat 10 day, and Uwv say the shortage will reach nearly th aovrv Mnmim. - . Bx-Mayor Sktllman was Mayor of the vtllag for eight years, and at present la a practicing attorney In this city. He denies the ahortage. and says he can explain the uiBcnpsmcy i en wouncu. ..