The Chronicle-Telegram from Elyria, Ohio on August 28, 1903 · Page 2
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3-lpp ^ '???,:??? . ??? :-^?X:.^;-:/'-:v^^ ^-^^S;r -??????!???;:???. . - ' :;V-: THB CHBONICUk FRIDAY, AUGUST, SB 1908 ?K3S?? ^f*!l' , Vw' ' ^???"???'???^???'' '???^^^'^^^i^^W''i^^^^^i- BY TELEGRAPH LOitAIN A SPEAKER A THE BUCYRUS -.NORWALK OIL CO. ORGANIZED??? RAIN MUCH DAMAGE AT YOUNGSTOWN ??? MCDOW- Afr MEDINA B BELLEFONEAINE, O. ??? Dan- Greer, su- ebnstrnction of the Building for the Lo- Co,. Has resigned and will C. Dunham, for- ret service men recent robberies mail boxes, nu- |??|lib|i,ToWeries having been ;X;iritnm. a few days. A south of this city are -The home of Mrs. the finest res- Medina, was almost de- va,Vfire Wednesday night, fire to fight, of the house is The loss is fully I '?????!??*??.;??"-*- ???'J.^'JTT;1*'*1^^^**' ~ V!J ...*??**????^'*** ^fft^^^^^^.vS'^^ ??? v-'- ~?? '???' ??? " * ^^^ifiviikvr' ;: : . Or??? Postage stamps yommodities offered Wednesday. Every Uncle Sam closed his to Silver Lake with friends. The occas- nierchants' annual pic- town was deserted. , O.??? Wallace W. York City, has been by the Ohio Wesleyan pf music as -instructor : '??? of and sight reading. CLINTON.??? The peach ???is .now being harvested. The ??? crop is light owing to many having abandoned raising April weather injured somewhat. , O. ??? Edward Kibler, the' Newark, Martins- Vernon Traction Co., that his company had ||.^??fc:^^: |i^i-vybe:;. right ' o^ way and will build t,-., ??? -!-...'-:f- .-.-it: ^ i :_???_.. gpon completing the con- :!|l^;^;-;inet^iijgi;lmic'from Cleveland to Cin- ;i-.4 .v-??.v.. ,;;^iniiiati^ Cleveland is now connect^ ;ed? ;^vith r Wposter and Newark is with Cincinnati. The com- from Newark to- Mt. extend to Wooster. Sewers overflowed in the central part 5f the city, flooding business and wholesale houses. In one place alone, the Youngstown Paint Glass Co., S6,ooo damage was done. In- half a dozen other places the loss will be almost as great. ..DELAWARE, O.??? The twenty- seventh annual convention of il;e Woman's Foreign Missionary society concluded Thursday. Fifty del- ecrates. representing twenty auxiliaries in Ohio, were present. The amount raised for missionary purpose by the Delaware district was $1,000, and that for the entire conference,, including six districts, was over $5Jooo. This is the largest annual amount ever raised by the Woman's Foreign Missionary society of the Central Ohio Conference for mission purposes. BELLEFONTAJNE, O. ??? Daniel Longbrake. -of Lakeview. one of the merchants of that place, who was arrested on the charge of confiscating a car of coal from the Toledo Ohio Central RailwayCo., was discharged at his hearing Thursday. The other business men. about twelve in number, have been bound over to the probate court on the charge, BUCYRUS, O.??? The district convention of the Epworth League of Ohio was held in this city Thursday and was well attended. F. J. ohnson. president of the district, R. A. Ward of Lorain. and Dr. Stevenson of Delaware, were the principal speakers of the day. OCTTINO ON THI STAGE. One 4ay I found -myself, wo.ry of the quest and almost ready to give it up, approaching the threshold of a theater whose manager was held nisrh m the public esteem, on^,- to find the usual crowd ahead of me ??? young, old; sad, glad; all in their best array and with the object of their pursuit written plainly on their faces. My acquaintance with those in search of employment in the Dramatic Mart had become extensive in these hours of waiting, and one and all had confessed their individual reasons for choosing the stage as a career. There was a poor girl who must work for her living and could do nothing but dance: the sentimental creature who "felt" that she had a Career; the very young man who worshiped Shakespeare, and the in his past old one who lived war O.??? Mt. Victory, a 800 inhabitants, locat- ^|rf;fig|^[.ap^miles west of here, was vis- merchantile and professional consumed. The 1 oss $40,060, but little of covered by insurance. The unknown, but .-that it started in a pool O. ??? a i Has been falling in torrents all ight has done thous- f '??? dollars* worth of damage -to iny'this city. The wall of brick' builjjing, under- by-: .water,; fell in tonight leav- side exposed. The i; was occupied by A. M. '; and' his- family escaped ^bui 1 din g just in time. NORWALK, O.??? The Freedom Oil company of Norwalk, incorporated under the .laws of Delaware with a capital of $50,000, was organized here Wednesday with the following prominent men as officers: president, C. F. Jackson: vice president, Ed. L. Young; secretary, Lloyd Curtiss; assistant secretary, W. R. Pruner; directors, C. F. Jackson, Ed. L. Young, Lloyd Curtiss, A. V. Andrews, S. M. Young, George H. Gates, and ames eVrdin. The company owns a large acreage of oil land in -Freedom township, Wood county, and has several pro- dducing wells. ed to "walk on" for spending money; the girl who was bored and wanted something to do, and the young girl like myself who believed in a Future and was willing to suffer any hardships to achieve it. All my life I shall never forget the spectacle of these Waiting Ones. After an hour of waiting, my turn came and I presented myself to the Great Manager without a word. He looked me over as silently. "You \,-ish to act?" "Yes." "Why?" "Because I think ??? I am sure ?????? "' "Are your parents willing?" he interrupted. seeing in my face perhaps that my desire was a serious one. "Quite." "The work is very hard and you must begin /at the bottom," he said slowly. "Will %-ou take me?" breathlessly. "Yes. Come back tomorrow and sign your contract" He tore my name from the foot of my letter and put it on top of a pile of printed sheets beside him, dismissing me with a nod of the head. And so the first step was taken at last, and the long, rough road that-! lies for so many between the managers office and the stage door was ] at an end. . I. could scarcely realize it. I had actually got an engagement. ??? Corinne Parker in the Sep* tember Metropolitan ????????????????????????????????? 0 ????????? magazine. DOMESTICATION OF ZEBRAS. Small Coarte??l??n. The courtesies of small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest to the grateful and appreciating heart It is the picayune compliments which are the most appreciated! far mot%i??Mu?? t??* double ones which we sometimes pay. ??? Clay. Favorable Indication. "Miss Charmington says she is very fond of animals," remarked Bliggens' sister. "Perhaps there's hope for me then," said Bliggens. "She called me a brute the other day." ??? Syracuse Standard. Cool. Col. Richley Gruff ??? I understand my Daughter is determined to marry you. I want to say right here that she's a fool. , Jack De Witt??? -Ah; hereditary, I sup- ri-v*4,' \-'-'i] $?????"!!???????' H '??????;"???.*-.???-?????????, ', 1|| Pure Ground Bone :' ??;" ' ??? . ^ To drill with your wheat, and drill it with Grain Drill and buy them of Drive* In the British Eaat Africa* Protectorate That Hare Bee* __ .. Smccc??*f*J. The Society of Arts in England pub^ lishes in its journal, with permission, a report to the British secretary of state for foreign affairs on the zebra domestication experiments in the Bast African protectorate^ by JRobert J. Stordy, veterinary officer to the Uganda and East African protectorate. Explaining the stockade, or boma, for the capture of the animals, Mr. Stordy says that its construction employed 50 hands for the space of nine weeks. On. the side of the river remote from the boma it was considered necessary to build an arm of cut trees, to facilitate the driving of the zebra in the direction of the ford. It wa s hoped that upon the zebras entering the arm a capture would be effected, as they would be hemmed in between the arm on the one side and a steep hill backed by the river with precipitous banks on the other side, while the beaters behind would form a cordon from the hill to the arm. Thus the only available direc 45roTliatirt ???trfoud** where UM ttbras had HOoftM gnuting. At Uw Ma* ot the open plain Mar the river it waa seen that th* cordon Indoatd no lew than tour herd* of zebra*, a total of nearly 300 h??a4. At the cordon cloa*4 in the animals became panic-stricken, and one after another the four herdt charged through the line of beat??ra with an impetuosity that nothing could resist Our first attempt at capturing wild animals, which had opened so hopefully at daybreak, thus came to a disappointing close before eight a. m. The arm. composed of cut treep on the aorta side of the river, was increased in length from a quarter of a mile to nearly two miles. Frequent minor floods of the river deferred tnb next drive till last month. As the river was then very low, arrangements were made for a drive on a larger scale than before. It was hoped that 1,500 Masai could be supplied from the Nairobi district, in addition to the few hundreds to b?? obtained locally. It was expected that with tMs large la- crease in the number of beaters the ???zebras would not attempt to break through, as they did on the first occasion. It was with considerable disappointment that I heard the night before the drive that no Masai could be sent from Nairobi. However, as all arrangements had been. made, it was resolved to make an attempt next morning with the 400 to 500 Masai who had been collectedly Mr. Wise. As before, the beaters were collected at the Gilgil river on the evening previous to the drive. Much was expected from the six mounted Europeans, i. e., Messrs. Alien. Bagge. Collyer, Routledge. Story and myself, whose aim to beep the zebras on the run and allow them no time to concert offensive tactics. Messrs. Archer and Salmon, on foot, took charge of the Masai beaters. A start was made at daybreak, and the line of beaters immediately put up about 100 zebras and drove across the plain toward the^arm. As they approached it the nerd, which, as usual, was led by an old stallion, broke away In the direction of the railway line and actually got outside the cordon. A piece ot'fine riding by Mr. Alien, ably seconded by Messrs. Bagge and Routledge. resulted in the herd being headed back again into the line of beaters. At the far side of the plain I had managed to drive a small herd of 12 or 14 head into the arm. and it was my endeavor to keep the herd within the ana until the line of beaters had closed up the entrance. Our satisfaction may be imagined when the large herd, which had been headed back, got the wind of the small herd and themselves entered the arm at full gallop, closely pursued by the Horsemen and Masai. As they approached the river they became suspi- cieoe, and, returning at ..the gallop, made a final attempt to rush the beaters, but were driven back with a liberal expenditure of blank ammunition on the part of the' Masal irregulars from Nai- vasha station. Turning around, they made straight for the ford, crossing it without hesitation. The ford was then :losed in with posts, the boles for which had been previously dug and filled up with grass. Subsequent counts showed the number of animals to be 85. Two foals have since been born in the boma, and the old and young are becoming wonderfully tame. They now frequently graze within a few feet of the tents in which my men are encamped, which have have con ly we shall be able to start the handling and breaking of the youns animals. NO HOUSES FOR RENT. F. A. Smith ft Brother in an interview with a Chronicle reporter Friday morning stated that there are almost no houses for rent in this city. More inquiries have been received! in the last week than in any other) previous week since they have been in business. A COMPUTE LINE O* TOO/9 STATE YOUR WANTS. PAGE KIRK'S FAMOUS BAND MILITARY Will have their annual outing at Cedar Point, Sunday, August joth. Special trains will leave Cleveland at 8:rs a. m., stopping at Elyria. tion for the zebra to travel would be ; _ . ... toward the ford and the boina. A cou- Extra attractions havfe been provid- ple of masts, 50 feet high, were erected, I ed at Cedar .Point for this occasion. one on the arm and the other on the hill. The beaters were informed that it was between these two points that the animals must be driven. Arrangements were made for our first zebra drive to take place on the morning of the 8th of October last. A body of 700 Masai was gathered at the Gilgil river by the collector, Mr. Macallister, on the evening of the 7th. At sunrise Si.oo for round trip. o- 4S48 For the month of August we will give a term of music lessons with each purchase of a piano. You can select your own instructor. 3032 R. M, Summers Son. New - fal1 snlrt waists and next morning the drive was carried out skirts, excellent showing. exactly as arranged. A complete cor-Biggs Everard Co. dress The ???4? 328 BroadStreet. Are you a Victim? Have yon bee'n in the toils of some incompetent plumber? Don't lose hope. Wo save your feelings ??? and your pocket book. We do the best kind of Sanitary Plumbing. -We are authority on natural gas construction Estimates freely give- F. H. LEWIS Ttf The Chronicle Job Department Has all the late faces in Job Type and is prepared to do all classes of fine Print in SHERIFF'S SALE. Arthur D. Winney vs. O. P. rhipps et al.. in Lorain county, Ohio, Court of Common Pleas. Case No. 7025, Sheriffs Sale on order of sale. In pursuance of an order of sale issued from the Court of Common Pleas, within and for the county of Lorain and state of Ohio, made at th* April term thereof. A. D., 1903, and to me directed, I have levied upon and will offer for sale at public auction at the north door of th* court house, in Elyria, on Saturday, Sept. 13, A. D., 1903, between the hours of 10 and n o'clock a. m., of said day, the following described real estate to-wit: Situated in the city of Elyria, county of Lorain, State of Ohio, located in the northwest corner of Factory street and Lake avenue, known as part of lot number one, in the Braman Land Company addition to the village, now city, of Elyria, described as follows: Beginning at a point no feet easterly from the southeast corner of lot number three in said addition and in south line of said lot No. one (i) thence running northerly 55 feet in a line parallel with the west line of said lot number one and thence running easterly in a line paraHel with the south line of said lot No. *??? one (f), and 55 feet distant therefrom to the easterly line of said lot number one (i) and the westerly line of Lake avenue: thence running south easterly in the easterly line of said lot number one (i) to the south east corner of said lot No. one (i); thence running westerly in the southerly line of said lot number onet1) to the place of beginning.. Said premises have" been aoorais- ed at one thousand (i.ooo) dollars, and cannot sell for less than two- of said appraisment. Terms of 'sale, cash on day of sale, Metcalf Cinniger, Attorneys. C. F. Salisbury, Sheriff of I-orain Count v, O. 35-F-53 ALWAYS m STOCK. 2O Discount ASK FOR CATALOGUE SEE OUR WINDOW! Hubert Day, 421Broad Street Wmto* forth* Buckeye Laundry Wagon if* th?? PETER DION Carriage and Wagon Builder. Repairing of all Kinds. Old Carriages bought, sold and exchanged. Carriage Painting and Trimming. Rubber Tires put on. Corner Lake Ave and Huron Sts. Home Phone, West 85 ROUND TRIP RATES Via. Union Pacific. To many points in the states of Colorado, Utah, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington from Missouri River Terminals. $17.50 to Denver, Colorado Springs, and Pueblo, daily to Sept. 30. $30.50 to Ogden and Salt Lake City, daily to Sept. 30. $44.50 to Spokane, Aug. 4 and i8,'Sept. I and 15. $52.00 to Portland, Ta- coma .and ^Seattle, Aug. 4 arffifl^ Sept I arid 15. $50.00 to San Francisco and Los Angeles, Oct. II to 17, inclusive. W. H. CONNOR, G. A., 53 East Fourth Street, Cincinnati, O. DARLING'S HIGH GRADE ???PHOSPHATE AND PURE BONE FERTILIZER. at JOSEPH KELLING'S Feed and Seed Store 556 West Broad Street School Commences August 3 1st. We will}buy school books. now in use if brought in at once Eldred Co. The POSTAL Telegraph Cable Co., EXTENSIVE~LAND LINES ATLANTIC AND PACIFIC CABLES COURTEOUS TREATMENT AND PROMPT SERVICE OFFICE: C. ft S. W. WAITING ROOM. BOTH PHONES Lunch mm* 39O E. Broad St. THE BEST IN TOWN. WHEELER WILSON Hyrtoopera noise OPENING OFTHE SEASON Friday, Aug. 28 The SensationalMelo-Drama of Today He wag of ne wicked IN FOUR ACTS DIRECTION OF F. E. JOHNSON on short notice. HavmgHnstalled in our office a LINOTYPE COMPOSING MACHINE we are especially prepared to execute rush orders for books and pamphlets ??????? image serial: 8199651 image serial: 8199651

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