J Cushway 1902
BUYING OUT INDIANS. Band to Receive $100 Each for Michigan Lake Shore Equities. Hartford, Mich., January 16 The members of the Pokagon band of Pottawatomie' Indians Indians have been notified by their secretary, J. Cushway, that Chicago men will be at Dowagiac on Thursday of, this" week to pay each of them the first $100 on the recent lake front agreement. This will mean a great deal to the Indians, as each child will draw this sum as well as tho older members, and the winter Is always hard on the Indians, as they are not a very strong people. The agreement referred to la a purchase of Bo - callcd equities of the Indians ln a large tract of land on the lake front at and near Chicago.