Statue to made for James E Pepper grave

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Statue to made for James E Pepper grave - I ¬ what material material the statue will be...
I ¬ what material material the statue will be con constructed constr constructed ¬ structed str ded nor have any of the other otherparticulars otherPftrtlculara otherparticulars particulars been decided upon save savethat 25 savethat ve vethat that the statue will Ul be an exact re reproduction TeproductIon reproduction ¬ production of the face of Mrs Irs Pepper PepperColonel PepperColonel PepperColonel Colonel Pepp Pepper r wa was one of the moat moatnoted m08tnoted moatnoted noted turfmen turrn n in the South and andownod andoW11od andowned owned the famous Meadowthorpe Meadowthorpefarm lleAdowthorpefarm farm near nO t Laxlngton upon which whichmany whIchman whichmany many man X of > f the most famous racers ever evorknown eorImoJ1 everknown known to the turf were eM bred He also alsoowned Alsoowned alsoowned owned tho great Pepper distilleries distillerieshere dlattlterleshere distillerieshere here at which the Henry Hem Clay and andevery nnl1CCI1 andevery every way W8 to the he advantage of the themen thel theteen Statue of Living Wife Over Grave GraveOf GraveOf GraveOf Of Fanous F atnous aKentucky Kentucky Horseman HorsemanThe d L The Late L 1te Col James E Pepper and the Beautiful Dcau iiul Wife Whose Statue Is to Be Erected Over His Grave in Lexington < HE monument mon ument to be erected rected over overI Oyerthe overthe THE I the grave of the late Col James JamesE E Pepper In Lexington Ky Kycemetery K Koemeter Kycemetery cemetery oemeter will be adorned with witha a statue statu having the features of Mrs MrsElla 11rsElla MrsElla Ella Offut Pepper tho beautiful wife wifeof wireof wifeof of the dead whisky whI8k distiller and turf turfman tur turmall turfman ¬ man manThe mallTbe manThe The contract for the statue has Just Justbaen justbien justbeen been closed with a Louisville monu monument monument monument ¬ ment company It Is to cost 33040 3XX 1 > It Itwill ItwUl Itwill will be placed in position this sum summar 8 sum summer 1 1mer mer It baa ha not been determined or ofcandy orcandy orcandy candy are the kinds chosen for ship shipment Dhlpment chipmeat ¬ Pepper Pepp r whiskies whlskl s arc ar made He died diedin diedIn diedin in New Ne York after a short illness last lastDecember lastDecember lastDecember December DecemberA A love that was particularly strong strongexisted strongexisted strongexisted existed between betv en Colonel Pepper P pper and andhis andhis nd ndhis his beautiful wife and before he died diedhe diedhe diedhe he asked that his monument ba baadorned b3adorned baadorned adorned with 1th a L statue bearing her herleaturf hdrtenturf herteaturHs leaturf < S She consented A short shorttime shorttime shorttime time after his death eath Mrs Pepper rep repmembered rlYmenaberid reemembered membered his request and antl an the con contract contract contract ¬ tract with 1th the Louisville thin followed fol followed ¬ lowed loweda 1 Otedn a craving crnvlnJ for It itwhich which they the they nearly ne 1rb al always alwa5 a aways ¬

Clipped from The Washington Times23 Jun 1907, SunPage 45

The Washington Times (Washington, District of Columbia)23 Jun 1907, SunPage 45
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