Iola Daily Register And Evening News from Iola, Kansas on June 19, 1903 · Page 7
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Iola Daily Register And Evening News from Iola, Kansas · Page 7

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.. I lien's Summer Underwear 60 dozen good Balbrigan Under^sirew, iii pii^ aind natural colors. Regular price 25^ daring this Bale • 15c a fiarment Patent Seanrirawers 16 dozen Patent Elastic Seam Drawers worth 65c, during this sale 45c3P8ir : Mpn 's Simiiifir j^jd ^iwear 35 dozen good Underwear m Balbriggan and Ribb&, in natural colors, blue and stripes, well worth 45c and 35c a garment. During tj^ls sale 25c a fiatmeaf Men's Seamless Sox 75 dozen Men's Sox, black, blue, red and tan, seamless and stainless, regular price 25c a pair. During this sale 10c pf, 3 for 25c Come to"MM» dde Don't miss thjis Chance to Buy ^¥oiir Un- i derwear At a Saving of from 30 to 40 per cent. fiQe IJndfrw and HQsieri| in Liirge Shoe and Clathfaig Co lola, Pittsburg ^ and Weir City Clothing and Shpe Store For loo miles around. mm HERPi UN SHOCKED ! . ~~~~ Tried to Turn Off Current From .Store Light* and Got a Shock That Knocked Him Down. About 10 o 'clock last night Mr. H. Kuhlman, manager of the Globe, and Mr. Schianger. of Pittsburg^ one of the. owners, passed the store and deci ^4. to turii otC the electric current..""' man reached up as be stood in front of/the door and inserted a key into the switch overhead. As he did so ^n electric current, from the lightning or the city circuit passed through hjtn with such violrace that he was knocked clear out on the sidewalk where he fell and rolled. Mr. Schianger hur- ri^' to him and helped him. to his feet. KJiihlittan's hand was blistered and the s(^e of his shoe burned and the bottom of his foot blistered. He had stood on a metal platform fnd so served as a conductor of electricity. It' Is believed that his injuries are not serious, but it was a close call. \A clerk at Campbell & Burrell's got a shock that staggered him when he Btartod to turn out a light over the aotiaj fountain. The shock sent ^bim spiiii^^ig but did no further harm. C. 1|, Blrdsoll, who happened along and offered to help put out tho Globo lights got MB flngors Bovoroly burned by vleotrical shock's.' cine of the Rtreet IlBht jKiloji In front of I). B. D, SQiellxor** cftiiKhl llro from iha ^i^-ront lam night and burned partly, (iirough. LOCAL NEWS. A; H. Schianger returned to 'Pitta- burg. Mr. G. O. Curtis returned home last night from,a business trip to pmah|i.: The year rand a half old son of Mr. and Mrs. Plilllips, of. North^^^First street, is very ill. J. ^-Curtis returned! today from Da trolt irhere, he" went several months ago <in account of Illness. Dr. Cooper is expected from Boul-I der, 90I.. ft* a visit with his parents,' Mr. a^d Mr^. S. M. Ck>oper. Cba». Asji, who has been here visiting C^. Thompson, returned. t terhocm to his home in Pittsbu: The;^ Osage Valley Ckk>peratiTe; Oil Compiiiiy is taking leases north of. Gas Among the fiinners. leasing are; I^an. Japlet. McAdams. - Frane, Staiirqi^ and Ginlste. T|ie.. editor of the Register vept'to FttolAltbis morning to attend Ing of the Second district editorial Association, before which he speaks. Teams were starte/l to work this morning excavating for the foundation foi^ the new presbyterlan church at the corner of Buckeye and Madison streets. It is to be a handsome stone $20,000 structure. Miss Sadie Travis entertained the ladies of the Euchre Club to the num- half a hundred vejry delightfully iteil ^iy afternoon at her home east of Gas City. In the evening she had a crowd of young people out also. I- Alma Nelson has > filed suit for divorce in district court from her husband, Edward Nelson. She says they were married in lola in 1899 and that one daughter, aged four years, is the fruit of this union. Shortly after their marriage he deserted her and has remained absent, contributing nothing to her support. She wants a divorce and the custody of the child. Moran Herald: C. B. King, the good natured little Englishman whd has been working around Moran for several-, ^opths, received word from England that he i^ouid soon receive a check for a nice little fortune from his mother's estate. The amount was somewhat confltoting as In one place the letter said it would bo 1*16,000 and In another place 027 pounds,, which would be a little wore than, $3,000. Which over sum it might bo It will bo a nice little wlnfall for him. Hurt In Right and Mpy Die Word reached town from Gak City last. lUgbi that there had been a flght butwoon a man named Jackson and Carl Wolfe which may result fatilly. Jackson, It seems, rents a farm from Mrs. Wolfe and ho turned a bunch of cattle oiit Into a field. Ypuhg Wolfe objected to this and drove the cattle from the field. The two clashed words were followed by blows, Wolfe jthrowing rocks, one of which struck ^^if^in the head. He is said to be in a precarious condition and may die. .No arrests • have been m^de, the <)adthoritIes awaiting the result of the injury. Chemberlaln'a Colic, Choleia and 01 airhoea Remedy. ; The UQlfwxa success of this rem a. m ^e ,it the most popular itJfcn In use for bowel complaints. It is everywhere recognized as the one remedy tliat can always be depended upon and that is ipleasant to take. It is especially valuable for summer diarrhoea in children and is ^undo .u .iftedly. the means at saving )||»9 .!i ^rM ot a; great many ichildren LDN'T GET GLASS BM Glass PIdnt Deal Flunked at Other Epd—Suggested That lola People Start Plant of Their Own. Final word of progress in the securing of glass workers who would take stock in and work at a $75,000 factory in lola came' this morning in a. letter to Mr. L. L. Northrup, the main part of which is herewith printed. The letter says: "I have just had a meeting with Mr. Gilbert who has spent the time since returning from tola in a persistent endeavor to get tlie required number of men and amount of stock to insure the success of the projected glass factory. He has encountered this difficulty, namely, the organization and attempted organization of numerous co-operative and independent glass factories among the working men of the various gas towns of Indiana which have glass plants. Several of these have been succgssfully organized, some to operate. In Indiana, others to go to Pennsylvania and West Virginia, and others possibly to Kansas. These various ; enterprises have broken Into thto sources from which Gilbert expected to gather his men and ho tells mo this morning that ho feels that It Is ImpoBslblo to got the men needed at this time and that therefore ho must roloaHO tho tola people from fuirthur dependence on lilm. lie iHgroatlydiHappolnloa by tho result. I knoW myQoir Ithat ho has nindo a moat vigorous aiid determined effort— traveling among ail tho Indiana gas towns and spending much money. For tpysdlf, I asBUfo you that I feel deep regret and I triiet you will convey this expression to the good people of your Cotomerclal club who were so hospitable and who manifested so much enterprise and public spirit, .and in th^s I know that I voice the sentimed* of Mr. Gilbert also, "I mak^ this suggestion—and wholly without any initiative from Mr. Gilbert—Wl^y don't you people who subscribed stock, build and operate a glass plant: of your own? There Is big money In the business. You can employ glass workers and, with a good .manager)^ you can' get the money out of It. • ' _ '• 'Thanking you and others there for the courtesy shown us while In your city aiid wishing all abundant success I remain. yOurs very truly, M. M. Dunlap." ' • I This plant seemed certain to come here as lola people subscribed for $14,000 w6rth of stocK and the workmen were expected to put In $500 each. The letter explains the reason of failure.; On tho other hand plenty of workmen can be had who have not the funds to take stock, and the suggestion that lola people go ahead may be acted upon. The failure of the original plan is disappointing for the reason that lola public spirit came into such active life when the call for subscriptions was made. It is nobody's fault and the funds and sites ; offered to Mr. Gilbert may be used by others. flEXOICKEII SL James Butler of Emporia Bought it and Intends to Enlarge and Improve the Plant. Won and Lost Yesterday. Yesterday was an off day In the Missouri Valley League but lola and Fort Scott played a doubleheader to make up for the games which rain prevented when lola was there the first time. Fort- Scott won the first gaiiie 4 to l,and lola won the second 4 to 3. This makes six games the two teams played at Scott on this trip and wo broke even with the Hornadayites. Missouri Valley League Standing. W. t. PC. Joplln 27 10 730 Springfield 26 10 722 Fort Scott 20 IC 550 lola ..19 17 528 Nevada lO 21 432 Sodalla IB 21 417 I'lttHburg ......11 24 aM Leavenworth 0 24 273 It will thus ho noticed that (ho two teams won an<l lost.a gamo each. Fort Scott went down three points and lola one In the per centage column. All tiie teams shift today. lola opens at Leavenworth, Pittsbu g at Fort Scott, Nevada at Springfield, Sedalia at Joplln. lola ought to take three straight again up north. That would bring the team home with a .565 percentage next Tuesday to play six games, three with Pittsburg and then three with Fort Scott. The team' will have done very well ontiie trip if it takes those three. It will hav^ won ten and lost eleven games On the'road; a goodl showing. Price & Davis, House Furnisher*, New and second hand 1 goods of all ki^ds.' Watches, cloeloj and Jewelry. Fine watch ^repairing. Loan offko in connection. North aide | square.: 'On Your Vacation. Go through St Louis and see the World's fair buildings. TJike the "Katy Plyer." Only one night on the road. William Readlcker, has sold iiis slaughter house on the river road.to Mr. Butler, who has been In the wholesale slaughter business for sevj eral years at Emporia, and. who about six months ago sold his business and went to Chanute, Intending going into the same business at that place. He soon found that he was located .In the wrong town and began negotiating with Mr. iCeadicker of this city. . ! • The deal has been closed and the business will change hands the first of July. -Mr. Readlcker has built up a nice business and his successor who comes with first class recommendations and judged from bis- past history doubtless has a bright future in store for him in this city. It is Mr. Butler's Intention to oq- large the present plant and give even a better market for the farmers' live stock, than the out-going owner has done.' Mr, Butler should have a liberal pat^ ronago, because he Is an Ibia buslnetis man, \ and because he will give t .bi9 farmers a market for their live «tock^: If U the farmers can sell titeir stoojc. hero they will spend their money withi tho lola merchants, but If they awi I 'compolled to sell (heir stock on thto Kansas City market they will conro home laden with Kansas City mor- chandsc. 'Vitascopji Entertainment. A ipoving picture show by one the best Instruments ever made will be givea ;|t the G. A. R. hall next Monday everang, June 22. Among the pictures shown are the funeral pro-, cession of President McKinley and of ueen Victoria. In all five miles of moving pictures will be shown, aiid any one who is not satisfied will have his money refunded. Admission, ^5 cents, proceeds for the; benefit of the G. A. R. relief fund. J Katy Excursion to Nevada, Mo. i Sunday, June!21th the M. K. & T. will run an excursion from lola t& ^^e- Vada at $1 for-the round trip. Call 0n agent for time of trains.! L E.:^c- CALLEN ; Agent' ' ^ You cui get envelopes at the Reg ister offlee; just right for mailing pjit copies of lola Illustrated. ! i The old reliable. Law-,est prices, bestquaMty. (J- Telephone 159. THE LEAq^ H. W.STBYBld Haa Piftiaa Stock of... NEW CASPETS PricM tke Uwiit. Cheap P^iart^yt Nfw Brfcik^ Nortk r ^ ^^^^^^ wi^ona. ^ All delivery wagcws h«T»; ouraamoon"

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