Wm Bice, 33, missing 6 days, has wife and 5 children. The Lima News, (Ohio) 17 Dec 1892
clothing SIX DAYS Has WUiinuiBice bten MiBeijjg Hit* Hoiae, His Business Affaire are Baiily Cum cated and Swindle is Hinted a;. Lutt Monday loortilng about ;i o'elcek William Bice f a young farmer living at KosanUjj two iniJefi south ot fSpencervilie, avoke'bis wife with tlie request that get up and gel his break fast ao he to |jct an enrly start into tVe woods lo tiutber. Mrn. Bice got up and began e meal ivhile he weat osteniiibly to a neightor's io borrow an a:c. That wan the last seen of him and he disappeared atj completely aa Lhougii mother earth had swallowed him up. jiice is a man Hged about 2.3 yeara, well connected and bad a good start in four, as it now developes, has been a manager and is INVOLVED TO A OftEA-T extent financially. He has a wife and family of five children who are all but crazed at his absence. Suicide in, thought to have been the* cause of his failure turn, but ns his body has not been that idea is scouted by hU ruore fritiudu and the general verdict is that hae not made away with himself, but instead has jumped the country to hifi creditors. Hope of hia return has 'oeen abandoned.