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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 4 September 1909

The Lower Coast Gazette. DEVOTED TO THE INTERESTS OF THE LOWER COAST: AGRICULTURE, HORTICULTURE, FISHERIES AND COMMERCE. VOLUME I. IOINTE-A-LA-IIACIIE, LA., SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 1109. NUMBER 3'. NEGRO IS BURNED IN PUBLIC SQUARE DRUG CRAZ'D BLACK RUNS AMUCK IN LOUISIANA TOWN. WOUNDS 29 PEOPLE WITH GUN Assailant Was Shot Down in Street and Irfuriated Citizens Made Bonfire of Bullet-Riddled Body. Io. ri,,, La.- Atngý i r , it is be 'ii vdi!, I,-ciause two of hi friends had :,, ,ly LI en shot by puoice officera in t' , Wi\Vlliam S. Wade, a ne gro, rn: atmuck in the principal busi ,.ý s .iiet of Monroe with a double iarreodi stholgun Tuesday before roon, shoot ing first at every white tuan he saw and then firing indis (rilmina:,-ly at every object before him. Ti'hl ftire was returned and the negro finally fell dead with a bullet through his heart, but not before 29 nmn, three of them members of his own race, had been more or less seri ously wounded. Seriously injured: Hiugh Bigger, po...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 4 September 1909

The Lower Coast Gazette PUBLISHED WEEKLY BY The Lower Coast Gazette Co. P'. C. MEVERS, S. B. MEVEPRS, President. Secretary. Pointe-a=la-Hache, L.ouisiana. - :OFFICIAL ORGAN OF: PLAQUEMINES PARISH POLICFE .IURY, PLAQUEMINES PARISH SCHOOL. BOARD, PLAQUEMINES PARISH EAST BANK LEVEE DISTRICT, LAKE BORGNE BASIN LEVEE DISTRICT, GRAND PRAIRIE' LEVEE DISTRICT, BURAS LEVEE DISTRICT. TERMS:-ONE DOLLAR PER YEAR IN ADVANCE. Entered at the Pointe-a-la-Hache Postoffice as Second Class Mail Matter. SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 1909. When is Corn Ripe in Southern Louisiana. In the western states, where the bulk of the corn of the federal union is produced, the corn growers are indifferent to certain condi tions that are of very material import to us here. They are afraid there of frosts coming in the month of October, which would prevent the complete maturity of the corn and result in its permanent injury. They are therefore dis posed to cut corn while some of the leaves are still green and the stalks gr...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 4 September 1909

OENEIAL NEWS. thThe big A negro ran amuck in Monroe on closed t August 25 and shot twenty-seven peo- ; week at ple before he was himself killed. The being s$ man bought a shot gun and stood on to Man a corner in the business section of the was spe town and shot .veryone coming within The ? range. Among those injured were cares L Mayor Forsythe. ,udge A. A. Gunby, as a foi Deputy Sheriff T. A. Grant and twenty- to 42. four others. The town of Meadville, Miss., has na big been under military rule for some days, which owing to the breaking out there of an fer of old fued. rail. Two passenger ves.;els collided in the ('hok harbor of Monte.video, Uraguay, and dahoi, irnmmediately suk, drownling n.arly 200 d Andyk, Ipeople. is repol Application has been made to the Four d, War Department to have the battle- Routter' ship Mississippi sent to New Orleans at are unr the time of the Lakes-to-ulf Deep' A br Waterways Convention. the La F. H. Harriman reached the United ico, las States from Eur...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 4 September 1909

BEST REMEDY For Women-Lydia E. Pink ham'sVegetable Compound Noah, Ky. - "I was passing through the Change of Life and suffered from headaches, nervous prostration, and hemorrhages. "Lydia E. Pink t ham's Vegetable I Compoundmademe well and strong, so that I can do al my t housework, and at tend to the store and post-office, and Ifeel muchyounger I S than I really am. t "Lydia E. Pink. m's Vegetable Compound is the most successful remedy for all kinds of female troubles, and I feel that I can never praise it enough." -Mns. Lzzis hOLLAND, Noah, Ky. TheChaugeof Life is themostcritical period of a woman's existence, and i neglect of health at this time invites disease and pain. Womeneverywhereshouldremember that there is no other remedy known to medicine that will sosuccessfully carry women through this trying period as Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Com pound, made from native roots and herbs. For 30 years it has been curing women from the worst forms of female ills-inflammation, ulcerat...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 11 September 1909

The Lower Coast Gazette. DEVOTED TO THE INTERESTS OF THE LOWER COAST: AGRICULTURE, HORTICULTURE, FIHERIES AND COMMERCE. VOLUME I. POI'INTE-A-LA-IIACIII , LA., SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 109 NUMER 3". Tells How He Discovered North Pole' DR. F. A. COOK TO BE HAILED AS HERO COPENHAGEN PLANS WELCOME TO DISCOVERER OF THE NORTH POLE. NPME R IC A N S S H O W C R E A T J O Y , Minister Egan Receives Hundreds of Messages of Congratulation of His Countryman-Explorer Will Arrive Saturday. Copenhailr'n, Sept. 3.--A welcome such :is no olhier person over received in C('openihaen awaits Dlr. Frederick A. Cook, the Nev York discoverer of the North Pole, on his arrival here Saturday aboard the steamer Hans Egede of the Greenland Colonial line. T'h(e city, which has been the base of so many expeditions, is in a revel of delight that at last the longsought for goal has been reached. The only thing that mars the happiness of the Danish people is that fact that an American and not a Dane is the one to wi...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 11 September 1909

The Lower Coast Gazette PUBLISHED WEEKLY BY The Lower Coast Gazette Go. F. C. MEVERS, S. B. MEVERS. President. Secretary. Pointe-a-la-Hache, Louisiana. --:OFFICIAL ORGAN OF: - PLAQUEMINES PARISH POLICE .1JURY. PLAQTJEMIINES PARISH SCH()Ooi, B'()AR, PLAQUEMINES PARISH EAST BANK LVEEv DIS.TIU(T, LAKE BORGNE BASIN LEVEIE DI:T'I(:T, GRAND PRAIRIE LEVEE DISTRICT, BURAS LEVEE DISTRICT. TERMS:-ONE DOLLAR PER YEAR IN ADVANCE. Entered at the Pointe-a-la-Hache Postoffice as Second Class Mail Matter. SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 1909. Prices of Corn. The corn crop now harvesting in Louisiana being about double the ordinary quantity and estimated for the entire state at 40 millions of usbhels, instead of 20, is creating quitt an in .quiry as to the probable prices for corn and as to the best methods of securing what would be fair prices, iil'things considered. It is reported that. New Orleans buyers are now offer W ffl5 cents per bushels for shelled corn, de . ~~l in New Iberia. We get this informa ...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 11 September 1909

GENERAL NEWS. The an nois prof The War Department has ordered the , paign th battleship Mississippi and the armored .combat cruisers Montana, North Carolina and suffrage. New York to New Orleans for the Some Waterways Convention, in addition to boughtme which there will be the squadron ofarry 1ught torpedo boats that will escort the presi- to revive dent down the river from St. Iouis. New Or] Harriman has issued a statement to boat to 4 the newspapers saying that he is all and Gar right and that the reports circulated the trip concerning his health are unfounded. The p One of the recent devices of a Wash- at its m ilngton inventive genius is a muzzle to the pari prevent roosters from crowing. the two Inspector O'Connor, New Orleans' building Chief of Police, has decided to inaug- The 1 urate police drills and has appointed trial In: Capt. James Dimitry as drill master. Septem The New Orleans public school sys- Two' tern will conduct eight public night ning on schools this coming sea...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 11 September 1909

PATIENT SUFFERING. Many Women Think They Are Doomed to Backache. It is not right for women to be al ways ailing with backache, urinary ills, headache and oth er symtltomns of kid lny disease. There is a way to end these trouibles quickly. Mrs. John 11. Wright, ;i)r; East First St.. Mitch ell, S. I)., says: "I sitffered ten years Switli kidney c'o ll)lailnt and a doctor told nri I woutrl never get Ir":' than trnlriorary relief. A draigu;e:: p:iin and la;ii(Ieness in my back ;:li:ost disabled meI. Dizzy seJli. , ,infe :lnd wi( it and the kidn,,y Sw r.t io .s w.e irri'u'lar. )onn' a:dnr v Pills riid ,o of these troubles anrid I f i1 better t tan for years past." Sold by all dealers. ,Mc. a box. Fo: ter -:ilburn Co., Buffalo, N. Y. Sage Advice for Husbands. l, , fl"ther' I' ,rnard \a'i aihu , - .- 1... thus ;aivi.ses husln tids ahut t their awivm: -Never atterpt to (chick the hlowing tide of her talk. Il .t her talk oi whil iiou ISossesS, yotlr soul in le;(ac,'. I('PIinI"her that a ...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
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Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 18 September 1909

SThe Lower Coast Cazette. DEVOTED TO THE INTERESTS OF THE LOWER COAST: AGRICULTURE, HORTICULTURE, FISHERIES AND COMMERCE. VOLUME I. POINTE-A-LA-IIACIIE, LA., SATURI)AY, SEPTEMBE ;IlS, 109. NUMIBER . PEARY'S VOYAGE TO THE NORTH POLE First Authentic Account of the Arctic Explorer's Expedition, by Himself. Gives Brief Summary of Progress To and From Frozen North---Explanation of Condensed Dispatch By Well-Known Scientist. NOTICE TO PUBLISHERS. The following preliminary account by Commander Peary of his success ful voyage to the nort'" pole was is sued on September 8 by the New York Times Company at the request of Com mander Peary and for his protection, as a book only, copyrighted and ex posed for sale before any part of it was reproduced by any newspaper in the United States or Europe, in order to obtain the full protection of the copyright laws. The reproduction of this account, in any form, without per. mission, is forbidden. The penalties for violation of this form of copyright inc...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
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Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 18 September 1909

The Lower Coast Gazette nthe g( PUBLISHED WEEKLY BY the w The Lower Coast Gazette Co. Ipossit F. C. MEVERS, S. B. MEVERS, Tli President. Secretary. better porter Pointe-a-la-Hache, Louisiana. the n; --:OFFICIAL ORGAN OF:-- dy, a: PLAQUEMINES PARISH POLICE JURY, days PLAQUEMINES PARISH SCHool. BOARD, PLAQUEMINES PARISH EAST BANK LEVEE DISTRICT, the d LAKE BORGNE BASIN LEVEE DISTRICT, able 1 GRAND. PRAIRIE LEVEE DISTRICT, BURAS LEVEE DISTRICT. Penn TERMS:-ONE DOLLAR PER YEAR IN ADVANCE. cost' tio.h Entered at the Pointe-a-la-Hache Postbtfice as opfio Second Class Mail Matter. taxec b l)een SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 19)9. propl made The Incidence of Taxation. ican Some of our Wild West Democrats are very conce 'much concerned about the present methods of ally securing government revenues by tariff taxes ures Sad go so far as to say it were better if we had meni universal free trade and direct taxation on the cit I people fr ji tlbe expenses of the* government, optic whetrstate or nation...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 18 September 1909

OUENERAL NEWS. E. Harriman, the railroad financier, died Thursday afternoon, September 9, at 2 o,clock. Lord Northcliffe, owner of the Lon don Times, predicts a war between England and Germany. E. Lefebre, a French aviator, was killed by a fall from his aeroplane in L Sandoz of Opelousas has been .appiwnted assistant traveling auditor in Louisiana A boat line will be rets'ablished be tween Baton Rouge and Morgan City. The parish ot St. Martijp haq voted a tax to construct a naviga;,le .irainage canal from St. Martinvr'ie to the Atchafalaya. Peanut oil will be manufactured this season at Shreveport, La.: some 1200 acres of peanuts having been grown in Caddo and Bossier parishes. "ornmodore Peary disput'i.s Dr. Cook's claims of di^o'very of the North Pole. ti n. H. C. Corbin died mn New York on September 8. Continued reports from Mexico indi. cate that the damage wrought in and about Monterey and surrounding vill ages is much, greater than at first esti mated. One town, La Ascension, ...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 18 September 1909

A TEXAS CLERGYMAN Speaks Out for the Benefit of Suffer ing Thousands. Rev. G. M. Gray, Baptist clergy man, of Whitesboro, Tex. ..says: "Four years ago I suffered misery with lumbago. Every movement was one c' pain. Deoan's Kid ney Pills removed the whole difficulty after only a short / time. Although I do not like to have my / name used publicly, I make an exception in this case, so that other sufferers from kidney trouble may profit by my experience." Sold by all dealers. 50 cents a box. Foster-Milburn Co.. Buffalo, N. Y. Mottoes of a Queen. lHer m;ajesty, the qut'en of Portugal, pins Iher faith, it is said, to the follow ing mnott,e's: Keep out of doors all you can. Breatihe outdoor air, live in it, revel in it. l)on't shlut yourself up. Bluild your hous,ýs so that the air supply is good. 'Throw away your portieres and b:'c'U-a-; lae. Don't have useless tlriflls abunt yro . Hfave a favorite form of exercise and make the most of it. Ride on horhback if you can; cycle if you can n...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 25 September 1909

_The Lower Coast Gazette. DEVOTED TO THE INTERESTS OF THE LOWER COAST: AGRICULTURE, HORTICULTURE, FISHERIES AND COMMERCE. V IOLU I. I'OINTE-A-LA-IIACIIE, IA., SA'T'URI)AY, SEPTEI'1'MI;IBER 25, 1909. Ni'MII 3. PRESIDENT OPENS GUNNISON BORE Taft Lets Waters Flow Into Un-I compahgre Valley. BIG PROJECT IS COMPLETED Mountain Ridge Pierced by the Gov ernment in Order to Irrigate Beautiful, But Semi-Arid Tract in Colorado. Montrose, C'ol., Sept. 2:;.--President Taft, standing at the west portal of the great (Gunnison river tunnel a little before flvie o'clock this afternoon. pulled a lever, and with a mighty rush the waters of the river six miles away poured into the ULncompahgre valley in a life-giving flood. Thousands of men and women who a moment before had stood in silent awe burst forth in wild cheering, can non which had been captured by Col orado troops in Manila roared a salute, and brass bands added their patriotic music to the clamor. Mighty Proect Completed. Thus was fittingly...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 25 September 1909

The Lower Coast Gazette PUBLISHED WEEKLY BY The Lower Coast Gazette Co. on F. C. MEVERS, S. B. MEVERS, mor President. Secretary. Nur Pointe-a-la-lache, Louisiana. his --:OFFICIAL ORGAN OF:- lim PLAQUEIINES PARISH POLICE JURY, PLAQUEMINES PARISH SCHOOL BOARD, bori PLAQULMINES PARISH EAST BANK LEVEE DISTRICT, LAKE BORGNE BASIN LEVEE DISTRICT, GRAND PRAIRIE LEVEE DISTRICT, a It BURAS LEVEE DISTRICT. TERMS:--ONE DOLLAR PER YEAR IN ADVANCE. pas gra Entered at the Pointe-a-la-Hache Postoffice as fin Second Class Mail Matter. eff4 SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 1909. five ... - thi The September Storm of 1909. na Beginning Sunday night, September 19th, cei and continuing all day Monday, the 20, and dur- ply ing most of Monday night, th2 Gulf coast of Louisiana experienced a hurricane exceeding in its intensity any that has occurred during the w last forty years. The great storm of October pa first, 1893, when so many persons were dfowned Ht upon the Lower Coast, was a storm far more disastrous so...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 25 September 1909

IENERAL NEWS. Ibe President Taft began his long tour Pt on Tuesday, September 14. arriving in rii Boston, where he addressed some two pa thousand of Boston's business men at a se, banquet. gc David E. Thompson U. S. Ambass- co ador to Mexico, who resigns his am- th bassadorship on the fArst of the year.' t1 has purchased a railway in Mexico, the Pan-American. ha A heavy snowfall was reported from 01 Colorado under date of the 14th. an at The power house of the electric lightle anl water works plant of the town of at Crowley, ,La., was destroyed by fire Various townEs alung the Mississippi: are preparing to enter boats in the Taft river procession. The new speedway along the bayou out to West End will be ready for use gi by January first. so ar Porfirio Diaz, president of Mexico, ca celebrated the seventy-ninth year of at his birth on September 15. th The U. S. Marine Hospital service di will issue a weekly bulletin dealing ex- su clusivlely with the new disease pel- th lagra, about ...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 25 September 1909

HOW HE DID THE CHORES Wound Up the Music Box and Put'His Corkscrew in the Barom eter. "You needn't wait for fme.," explained the head of the house; 'I have a din ner engag'rement, an important busi ness affair, and no doubt I shall be kept quite late." At breakfast next morning an om inous silence huad fallen upon all. Th'e head of the housee had no appetite and was cvid'ntly far from feeling well. After a painful silemne-, the hus band, without meeting his wife's eye. essaye4l to start conversation. "It's fu'nny about that clock." he said. It's stopped, and I'm sure I wound it last night." "You are i mistaken,' said his wif'v, icily; you wound uip Willie's music box instead and it played 1Ilonm, Swe.et Holme' till daylight. The clock in the hall has also stopped, but [ find that you screwed your corkscrew into the baromreter." IN YOKOHAMA. Jack-I wish I had my signal book. Bust me, I'll bet that bend of the wrist means something saucy. From Overhead. A canary hung directly over the...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 2 October 1909

The Lower Coast (azette. DEVOTED TO THE INTERESTS OF THE LOWER COAST: AGRICULTURE, HORTICULTURE, FISHERIES AND COMMERCE. VOLUME I. LPOINTE-A-LA-IIAC II , I,A., SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2, 1909. UIMB3Elt 40. LOUISIANA AT A GLANCE A lrew bank is to be opetc.d at RIuston. 'Tlh po.~ofltre at ()akdale was robhlfd of $11],00. Fire at Eden dl.;roved the saw mill of 1)'unian & l(obinsin. Two mn were kil.'~ by anl Illi nIois. Central traiin at Statler. A I('Lat war aLI t LlIaans<lp', t r"dl;lc'd Ihe pr)iic./ of liltC I,('h'f io 8 cents peir poun 1d. .Jefferson coll.g;e, at 4'Colivent' , SUs tained the lo..s of the nmusaic hall and th l ret iiio ry. A hond issue of $15,0,1) was voled at t'ii lon tO build a muniiipai etlec trio lighting plant. A rar:lti. desii'rulon of the acid plant at :.;sian Fihis entailed a loss of pi :tbi $"7,,U000. The Kn lla) ga:; wfel in Terlebonne parish wrecked itself after getting beyond control of t he drillers. Governor Sanders reappointed John T. Gibbons an...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 2 October 1909

The Lower CGast Gazette 1P.LISIIED WEEKLY BY The Lower Coast Gazette Co. F. C. MEVERS, S. B. MEVERS, President. Secretary. ioilnte-a-la-Hache, Louisiana. --:OFFICIAL ORGAN OF: PLAQUEMINES PARISH POLICE JURY. PLAQUEMINES PARISH SCIOOL BOARD, PLAQUEMINES PARISHI EAST BANK LEVEE DISTRICT, LAKE BORGNE BASIN LEVEE DISTRICT, GRAND PRAIRIE LEVEE DISTRICT, BURAS LEVEE DISTRICT. TERMS:-ONE DOLLAR PER YEAR IN ADVANCE. Entered at the Pointe-a-la-liache Postoffice as Second Class Mail Matter. SATURDAY. OCTOBER 2, 1909. The Passing of the Storm. With the passing of the great storm of Sep tember 20, 1909, news continues to come in of deaths, suffering, destruction of property, of acts of heroism and of brilliant rescues. The / daily newspapers have given a full account of all of these and we are taught by the stories that we read of the great amount of latent good that lies in the hearts of the people of our coun try that develops itself spontaneously, 4 it were, whenever the emergency demands i...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 2 October 1909

OENERAL NEWS. Governor John A. Johnson, three times elected the democratic governor of the republican state of Minnesota, died Tuesday morning, September 21st, at the Mayo sanitarium in Rochester, Minn. where he had gone for an opera tion. Gov. Johnson was operated on three different times, first for appen ,iicitis, second for ulcers on the bowels and this third and last time for an ob struction of the bowels. Gov. Johnson ,tood high in the estimation and ad miration of rt only the people of the state of Minnesota, but of the United States and was men,iuoted as a presi dential possibility at the last election. Th,, West Kentucky Coal Co.. which has but recently completed an enormous coal loading plant at Donaldsonville, La. sutfered damages to the extent of $150,000 from last week's storm. It is estimated that they wreckage on tbi. \e ws () h . ,: ' f , t ?,;, to the Dr. ["rtdteric A. ('ot a. - c:' e rt r of the North Poje, arriv,.d in New York on September 21st, and a ib:g receptio...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Lower coast gazette. — 2 October 1909

NOT FOND OF PIGEONS Mayor of Philadelphia Resent3 linter ference in His Efforts to Get Rid of Them. Mayor Rieyhbrn, who considers the city hall pigeons a nuisance, and would rid the building of the-m if he could, considers the efforts of the anti cruelty to animals societies to prevent the pigeons being driven out as med dlesome, and sometinmes waxes sarcas tic in referring to the socxieties. Recently, while the mayor was hold ing his daily chat with the newspaper men, several tire engines, with clang log gongs, came thunderinig tlown Broad street and around the city hall. The pigeons, evidently frightened by the gontgs, flew exeitedly around and around outside of the mayor's office on the north side of the building. As the whirr of wings swept through the roomn, the mayor exclaimed, half smniling, but with an attempt. at se riirlsnesds: "My! The fire engines :ire disturb ing they pigeons. Where is the Soci ety for the 'Prevention of ('rutlty to Aiutuals? Such a tritle as saving cit...

Publication Title: Lower Coast Gazette
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