M F Manning
WOOD RIVER Back From Chicago. Tho party of men from Wood River, who attended the conference in Chicago at the La Sallo Hotel, Thursday for tho goneral good of the employes, and corporation of the Standard Oil, returned home this morning. They report a very interesting meeting and at tho close, a flne banquet was enjoyed. Those attending were:' Mayor S. A. Beach, A. J. Jackson, W. I. Jolly, W. A. Tipton, M. P. Manning, W. Melsner, A. Wuestenfeld, F. J. Gainor, who represented the corporation, William B. Kelley, John Durham, O, Pelcher, G. Thompson, P. V. Adlesich, P. Eminel, C. Cason, W. Johnson, who represented the em- ployes.