F Manning

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F Manning - O'clock. being of Master on exercises party the...
O'clock. being of Master on exercises party the is expected their The served They four hundred decorated plants l'om throo to g will ho open the banquet pro e Appel. t h , Grant in him the ded am d i n g towns an Declares His Property Failed To Increase In Value With Neighboring Tracts Past 1111- to surpass northwest, today. on the weeks but fol- St. Sati spraying as twice the Dupo. announced this wells will bar- Line the Two Missing DcJUlls concerning some of the d ferences between F. '/,. Cnr.stens and former officials of Wood Elver, went into tha record of his i n j u n c ag.iln.st the City of Wood Hlver, in which he seeks to restrain the operation operation of the s w i m m i n g pool comm u n i t y hall. If the I n j u n c i?ranted it would p r o b a b l y removal of the I m p r o v e m e storation of the grounds to their former condition. Carstens, former p o s l m a s i Wood Hlver, at ono time operated refreshment stand across the s t r u from ^the recreation center but was afterwards denied a license to have n dance hall, i oiler Bleating r i n OH boxing matches and dispense re- freshmentH. When he was closed up through inability to get a license roof of the b u i l d i n g was a large .sign, a n n o u n c i n g public that he had been forced to close. Evidence In Carslens' behalf was completed bcfoie Mastor-in-Ctmncery M. E, Newell late yesterday afternoon. afternoon. The city may now offer witness witness to establish the, legality of the pool. The h e a t i n g ii.is been continued u n t i l September 9, C.irstens said he made his first c o m p l a i n t to City Attorney Manning and Alderman O. A. Drown and Samuel H u b b a r d about the pool was started. There hud been some talk about the city purchasing the Caratens place for the community center and the q u i t claim deed by James II. Chessen to approve the uso of land he had previously deeded for park purposes were discussed, Carstens said that at that time .said he objected to the plan and later secured advice f i o m a lawyer to the work. About three days later ho said ho met Alderman Hubbard and Drown at an automobile agency and was shown bluo prints ol the pool. Tho right of the city to use the for the pool nnd f u r t h e r about tho sale of tho property were discussed, Ho said ho made a written and oral request for tho city to Issuo him a license and after getting nd- vlso from a lawyer announced injunction injunction plans on May 17, 1926. d he was told by officials to go ahead and stop the plan if he could. Carstens sal'd he was familiar with tho pftrk and driveways in proposed In ono of the county records and the Woman's Club and another organization organization received donations to get money to plant trees In tho park, said the sand surface waa covered with black dirt, water lines laid Into ,he park and grass was sown. Ho qualified on prices of land at Wood lliver by slating that he wan ;ruatee for his mother when she aid off a 15-aera tract, selling most ol the lots, and made a deal for f (Continued on page Two)

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  1. The Edwardsville Intelligencer,
  2. 04 Sep 1929, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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