Iola Daily Register And Evening News from Iola, Kansas on July 11, 1903 · Page 6
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Iola Daily Register And Evening News from Iola, Kansas · Page 6

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JiiiE FOUST m CONE EXS Adjourned Court Until September 1st ,and Started for Pennsylvania for a Short Visit JQistrict court was in session this monilng while Judge Foust wafe wind ^ .ing'.up thei session. Aliout 10 lo'clock court was adjourned to meet again T^e^day, September 1. Judge and Mk^. Foust left on the noon train fur Peniisylvania where they were called ^y'the serious illness of Mrs. Fousfs moi^ber. The. Crouch—Telephone Company mbii.daipus suit came up and the court took the application ol- Mr. Crouch under advisement. ,\_ potions for new trials were overruled,in these ;»ses: W. -H. McClurc •ArllJur ;West vs. Clydia West. The suit of C. R.' McCarley vs. C. C 'Helton, to gain possession of a soda fountain, was removed to tiio Neosho icQuhty court for trial. Judge Foust liaiing: been an attorney In the case ; vs. City, Roselit Hurd vs. John Hurd ; a^l^celver in j the suit of Savings : Brothers vs. the Mound City Gaa Company was granted. It was shown tiuKt an execution sent to Linn county = Ojlme bacli wi^lh Ulic statement that "no'fiinds are on hand." J. M, Rogers iras.appointed I rdcclver under 11,000 bodd. I j • . . The suits oC Jesse Shaffer: vs. the Union Brick Bbfdgett vs- ,!w6re removed i^to the ilQiirt. Company and Mary Lanyon Zinc Company U. S. Circuit }, . .Coun^ Conimissloners Adjourn. I The board of county commissioCers IS The old reliable. Lowes^ prices, best qu^ty. Te^epbpne 159. IP^I-EADfiR, adjourned tod.^y after a busy session allowing bills. Among th.? intcreb*Iiug things done were: Arthur IJite duJ 'A'illio Gaines wore ordered released from Jail on payment of costs. The Prairie Oil Co., (the Sl^ndarJ) was granted a permit to lay pipe lin'f across the south end of the county for oil. Gas not to be piped save as needed in the oil business. This is the line connecting the Humbolds keltl with the Neodosha refinery. On Miss Knowltou's rocommenda tlon the board named J. S. Shcllman and Chas. E. Tredway as assistant examiners. A trip to the county poor farm discovered; all in good shape. The board adjourned at noon. ' Tax Sales to Be Valid. A decision just made by the supreme court settles the matter of ta.x sale certiflcates issued by the county, an old trouble in this state. A Topeka dispatch says: "The supreme court has up|^eld the constitutionality of the law passed in 1901 giving counties the right to sell, at judicial* sale, real estate for delinquent taxes. Under an old law, tax deeds wore issued. They were always found defective and thcj purchaser of land at tax sale was never allnwifd tu keep the land. The new law provides (hat when a county has bid in properly at tax sale for three years it can dispose of it at a judicial sale arid give absolute title. Atchison county sold some property whVh otiginally belonged to Mrs. Mary E. Baker, and upon which she had not paid the taxes. She filed suit to enjolnj the sale, attacking the constitutiona?ity of the law. The district courit upheld the law and the' supreme court today affirmed the decision of the lower court. This decision willr bar people from letting the county bid their property in at tax sale for a series of years an^ then getting the county to throw off nearly all the taxes later on and turn the property back to the owner on a compromise." lola Racket Will Move. Messrs. Emerson & Sal lie, whp have occupied the room they now are In two doors west of the Bank of Allen County for' the past eijht years, announce a sale preparatory to moving. | They have secured tJie room In the Thompson House block lately vacated by .Lewis & Scraiiton,iwhich is being extjended ba%k to tHe 4uey.~ The firm jezpeii^ts to.i>p able |6 j ^ove abontvihs ^Br^pL -jMgail,:: :\.\ ly .ii- HIID 'Jl VERY ESCAPE Mrs. R. C. Smith's Horse Frightened by. Automobile—Four Occupants of Buggy Spoiled. There was a very narrow escape from a very .serious accident oii.'South Washington avenue Ir/Jt evening. wh(| the hors^ driycn by Mrs. R. C. Smith took fright at .an automobile and up.set the buggy. Only good luck "T»avod some or all of the occupants of the buggy from perhaps fatal hurts. With Mrs. Smith were her sister, Miss Isnard, of Pittsburg, anS her two children. The automobile be longs to Dr. Drcsbach and was occupied by himself and Dr. Willey. When they saw that thf horse was going to scare they slowed down the ma chine. One quick luTigc of the animal overturned the buggy anvl all four of the occupants were turned out in heap. Harry Willey caught the horse before he got started to run, the bug gy was righted and the ladies were found to have escaped w'lth only fright. P 'S STAND IS SOLD cigar Store Brought $730 Under the Hammer—Doc. C. Wood Bought It After Lively Bidding. As advertised the Pinkerton cigar store on East Madison was sold at public'sale at 1 o'clock this afternoon: Doc. C. Wood, of 214 North Colborn, yard superintendent for the Prime Western snjoUer, bought it for |730, and his son, Harry V. Wood, will run it Mr. Pinkerton bought the place from Jacob Her'ing and did a good business there. After his late trip with the ball team, of ^v^hlch he was half owner, he. was called west and never came back. The Northrup bank had a chattel mortgage for $250 on the place and toolc charge: and ran the store. It invoiced at $023.05 am? bills against it were listed to the amount of I92C.50. A public sale was advertised for 1 o'clock today and QuItQ a number of persons figured on buying the stork • Joe Arnbeim, a. cigar salesman^from Wichita, acted as auqtloneer, and *a dozen lawyers and bidders were on hand- Jacob Hering, Doc Wood and ttr .i Eaton were the« three bidden and the^itx^ibig price waa t500,: This -mi midbrrnm ap im readil od. Then the bids were $5 raises and Wood secured it fU $7.';0. The price is considercil a largo one. 1 Fire at Union Brick Plant. I About 9 o'clock last night fire broke out in the dry.kilns at the Union brick plant between this city and Gas. Some of the gas jets had been turned low and went out, the gas later escaping and accumulating in sufficient qiKuitities to fire ihu building when it caught. Two of the dry kilns were l)urnt'(l and the loss is eslimatet^ at $r>00, covered by insurance. The men worked chlclly to save the maVa building. Sewer Work Moves Slowly. There is a w^liole lot of anxiety in town to have the city's sower plant put in operation': Inquiry this morning brought the information that there remain some five blocks of main sewers to construct in the First ward and then it is presumed work will begin on the septic baslnc. No woik has yet been done on these and an opi connection with Elm creek serves as an outlet for tlie sewer. Many peo plo are at great inconvenience and all poHSlblo speed should bo made to finish the lino. THE LABOff DAY CELEBRATIONS Chanute Unions Will Go Where lola Does—Meeting Tonight to Settle the Question. 100 in the Shade .Agalti. Tills aflfrnfH)n tlic therraomcters on the street iudlc.'X'od a dangerous degree of heat. \ Wclls-Fargo Express, 9C. Perham & Son, 94. Evans Bros., 100. In the cities many deaths are occurring in a 96 temperature, breeze is all that saves here, should "take keer of yerself." The You Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Hollinger, of 705 North First street, a son. Born, to Mr. and Mrs."^ert "Powers, over Davies' Racket, a son. Born, to Mr. and Mrs. <!Sallion ..of IOC Bruucr street, last night, an eight- pound daughter, " . mm When You Want a Rnt -ClMS * Job or ^ TIN OR CORNICE WORK See Joe. the Tinner •'ma: Chanute Tribtme: Represohlativcs from all the Chanute unions met in the rooms of the fire dcpartmcntj last night to discuss and take final action on the matter of a local Labor Day' celebration. The unions represented were the barbers, carpenters, clerks, printers, masons and hod caritiers, The Parsons advertising commilloe headed by Mr. Hume, wjjrs present and; reiterated tlicir urgent invltatldn fir Chanute. to abondon the proposed :cie IJration and attend the Parsons- festivities. In a short address he plained how each town would ^ materially have the attendance at the other while next year by combining their forces a rousing celebrj tlon could be held in Chanute if dqs red. He recounted the. status of tlie Parsons preparations and the sup cf money alreaily expended. Chanuri*, he believed, could easily defer their day till next year ami in that cvehi hoi pledgcjl Htipport of his hoUo town Af- l(!r much discusnion it was moved jlhat tho local organi/.n|ion ^dlcide \o ceie brale where lola docs, with pr;fer- encc shown to ParsonH. The mction carried ijy a vote of 13 to 1. aid a committee composed of Lon Clatfeller, J. B. Pruitt and Frank ^hects, was appointed to attend a meeting of the lola central union tonight and cc^fer with tliem relative to the seiectiob cf a town where both towns could celebrate next year- . . i . A district, as mentioned in the j Tribune's! reiwrt of the previous lieet- Ing, (Composed of iQla, Parsons, rort; Scott iinji Chanute will be permanently formed at Parsons this year. Ejrery laboTr organization \a the four cities will be cmtitled to oiie delegate .wjiose vote will be fixed upon tho number of union] men.he r^resents. "AH de-' tails for; a stringent; organization jand a per capita tax will be determfineii at.; this meeting. ; Chanute will celebrate withdVit a doubt ne^t year. lola is pledged as is also Parsons and should Fort ^tt refuse to' attend tlje .three towns jean turn out a crowd large cHQUgh to render any ^ikas of celebration a success. After Affy Wilson swatted out' that jjibme run yesterday someone pass* d a ,]ut among the crowd alonc^rthe 1 nei' colieoted. nmrly four. <^6llluni; D. A. HOUSER Expert Macfajnest Repairs 'Your "Irypewriter, Sewing Hachines, Bicycles, ^^wn flowers, Gas Engines, Door Locksl Etc. Buy your Groceries of u$ during J -ul^. Wo will make it pirofitable for.; you. We constantly dndeavOr to^ive our custoiUers the very best service possible. A saiisiicd css- tonJeriis the best kind uC an advertisement. Kiiaiv^ ibis . we make your interests ours. IrwW pFJFER TO-DAY: 2 pigs Cero-Fruto ..... i 2.=;q 2 pkml^WS^^.. ..'.....! 20i- 7 h^ri'Ri-.G. Soap ,.. 2.5o 10 6z pkg Our Navy Sdda .j 03c, 20 6z pkg Our Navy Socla..! 05c i lU, i lb. and 1 lb cans P. Bros. Baking Powder 5, 10 and 15c

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