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United than under OF HEARING ON PETITION TO SELL REAL ESTATE TO PAY DEBTS In the District Court of Iowa in nnd for Henry County In the Matter of the Estate of ELLA HOUSTON. Deceased. J. Clarence Houston. Administrator with will annexed, of the Estate of E1U; Houston. Deceased. Plaintiff, vs. Harel R Smith. Ruth Ramsell. Vera Doan, and J. Clarence Houston, and the State Hoard of .Social Welfare. State of Iowa. Defendants. TO: The above-named -Defendants, and to all persons Interested in the Estate of Ella Houston, Deceased, and to all person* interested in the following described real estate You and each of you are hereby notified that there Is now on file In the Office of the Clerk of the above-named Court the Petition of J. Clarence Houston, Administrator with will annexed of the Estate of Ella Houston. Deceased, asking for authority to sell for the purpose of paying debts of the Decedent certain real estate of which the said Ella Houston died the owner situated In Henry County, Iowa, to-wit: The -West Half W«.*) of Lot One (1). Block Eleven (11). Commissioner's First Addition to the City of Mt. Pleasant. Henry County, Iowa. Said Petition alleges further that the said Ella Houston died on or about the 20lh day of June 1952, and that she died testate, and that under the terms of her will, the Houston bequeathed the Two Hundred Dollars ($200.00) to each of her three daughters--Hazel E. Smith, Ruth Ramsell and Vera Doan, and that all the rest, residue and remainder of her property was devised to her 2 seems Ella sum of four children--Hazel E. Smith. Ruth Ramsell, Vera cnce Houston. Doan That and J. Clar- the Decedent If ORIGINAL no pewmai property.' except household goods of a value not to exceed Forty Dollars ($40.00), and that at the time of her death, she was Indebted to the State Boarfi of Social Welfare, State of Iowa, for Old Age Assistance rendered to her to the extent of Five Thousand Four Hundred Twenty Eight Dollars and sixty cents ($5.428.60). a claim for which has been duly filed In the Estate. The said Petition alleges further that the said claim constitutes a f:rst nnd prior Hen upon the real estate above-described, "subject only to real estate taxes, costs and expenses of administration, and expenses of sale, and alleging that It will be necessary to sell the real estate to pay the debts, costs and expenses of nd- ministratlon, claims against the [Decedent and her real estate, and real estate taxes, and alleging further that all right, title and Interest of the said Hazel E. Smith, Ruth Ramsell, Vera Doan and J. Clarence Houston, devisees and-legatees named In the will, are subject and Inferior to the claim of the State Board of Swlal Welfare, State of Iowa. Said Administrator with will aif- ·nexed. asks lor authority of the notified In said Petition to sell the Alnnson r e a i estate above-described for the the j purposes above set out at either ceased, or private sole,, nfter due real and asks the Court for to name appraisers to fix the fan* on value of said ical estate, nnd to the amount cf his sale bond, and him to convey said assets estate upon Court approval, against Administrator with will an- that further nsks that the lien ficlcnt State Board 6f Social Wei- charges, Said as a first and prior Hen upon said real estate, superior and prior to nnd all rlpht. title, claim or certain of the Defendants named being t n thp above, and subject only to the real estate taxes, costs of administration, and expenses of sale, and that upon n scle of said real estate that the Hen of the State Board of Social Welfare be transferred from the real estate nnd Lot -- - - - . - .. . . real upon the proceeds of and sale, said Hen upon the pro- cceds to have and enjoy the same convey Priority as It had upon the real same pmmim PARTICULARS arcfurther PETITION NOW ON FILE, has ministrator i You are also hereby notified that said Petition has been set doftn for hearing at tne Courtroom in the Henry County, lown. on the 26th day of August 1952, at 10:00 o'clock- A. M.. and that un- le« you appear at the place and time above set out and show cause to the contrary, the Petition of the jald Administrator with will annexed, will DC granted, and said real estate ordered sold. Thomas P. Bell Attorney lor J. Clarence Houston. Administrator wllh will annexed, of the Estate of Ella Houston, Dtceantf Efcbelman Building : Mt Pleasant, Iowa Pub. Aug. 15, 1352

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  1. The Mount Pleasant News,
  2. 15 Aug 1952, Fri,
  3. Page 6

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