Woolm completes training

James E Woolm completes Attendant Training

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f.j. Th«re Will »· No «»nt»»»- JnlUn Bloli»rd« Conflrmi Thii VUw. According to letters received from Washington by Attorney General Mullen the state of Iowa will receive Crom feleraf government practically the amount of its claim for Interest war bonds and war warrants, or snus- sum of J456.417.8fc The letters air -Mullan are from Secretary Shaw andfrom Julian Eicharfl^, private «c- retarV to Speaker Hendej-son, and both teke the same view that congress will Slow the claim without a contest. Secretary Shaw's letter, which was wrlrten "\-eral days asa, Ilk. that of ^rflfno- Sbility of a contest over the amount, claimed by the state - inform you o£ tha*. fact. -I have directed l-iat a copy of itii decision of the comptroller of the treaj- ury made in the Indiana case -be sent to The letter of Mr. Richards speaks the situation as follows: ··The speaker la In receipt of yours of May 9 relative to the claim of the state f l o w a for balance due for money pended in the equipment ot BO!««» during the civil war. I took the matter up with the chairman of the committee on appropriations and found Uiat the general deficiency bill, which wiU be introduced probably the latter part o£ this month or the first _ o i e °TM set on foot the same day of the fire at the institution at Council Bluffs. mil* it to not given out, the.MPPoai- tkm is that it was desired to uewr- ta°n where the state would be in re- ·pert to tuato In ca-se a large appro- prSon had to fee made to replac* the the New hotel no carriage. the Adam the Shaw's letter Is .the sum state in the settlement recently mn.de by the auditor of the treasury for the war department. In interviews recently Senator Allison has s;ud congress would appropriate for the amount allowed in the settlement in 1^"°£ Under the -circumstances, the outlook fir receipt- of niearly half a. mill ion to Mrtreraeiy encouraging and there 13 Httie doubt the claim will be paid the coming summer. Tho money will - £0 into the general revenue fund. Board Boys More Lnnd. The board of 'control returned ye^ terday noon from inspecting the institutions at Anamosa, .Vinton and Independence. At the hospital -for the in- 'eane at Independence the. board bought a 'tract of 153 -acres of -land at ?86 per acre. The total cost of the tract was slightly over $13.000.' The land was purchased of, L. .A. -Main. It adjoins the present institution farm. The entire appropriation lor land at Independence was 539,000 and the board has options on eleven more pieces adjoining or near the institution farm. The board was at Independence May 14 ' when the Attendants' Training school class graduated. The graduates were Harry W. Burkett, Clara Florence Smith, James Ellsworth Woolm.^Anna Catherine Andler, Ella Frantfeis Hurley, Mary W. MbCunniff, Mary Wickins, ·Frances Hadley, Frank H. Tuttle, Gabriella M. Wagner and Marie S. Hultberg. Judge Robinson delivered an address and -Mr. Cownie presented the diplomas-. The institutions are reported to be in good condition. The school for the blind at Vinton will close for the year a weelc from "Wednesday. Judge Robinson brought back from Vinton a number of fine speciment of beadwprk made by the blind children. The skill shown is little short of marvelous. Mr. Cownie while -at Anamosa secured photos of Wesley Elkins as he appeared when admitted to prison, at 12 years of age, wearing convict clothes and as he appeared when released and in civilian garments. The contrast is so great as to be striking: In the extreme. -------- Kagidale Versui Sillueer. At the rneetfng yesterday afternoon the executive council, after conference with the board of control, heard another chapter in the long standing feud ' ! to expeditious. Ragsdale

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  1. The Des Moines Leader,
  2. 18 May 1902, Sun,
  3. Page 1

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