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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 17 February 1897

"3 5l 8 THE KANSAS CITY JOUENAL, WEDNESDAY. FEBRUARY 17, ,1897. COL. WARDER'S NICE FAT FEE mjufr,5,3foi0flt&, I Sw,iSkS,Satv&i MUMaiaiifcHg MhU:j;i!tffirj Jt'nV WII.Tj DBTEHMIXE IP IID was UlTITLED TO 93,000. Kansas City. Mo.. Feb. 17. '37. To-day wo look for the weather Thermometer yesterday, max., 19; mln., St to be slightly colder. H - TJip JatcrrmtluK Cnse Finally Henclied In Hie Circuit Coart nnil Colonel "Warder Jinn a Chance to Tell III Story. Colonel Gforga "IV. Warder, lawyer, poli tician, poet laureate, was the central figure In on interesting casn which went to till J In Judgo Scarritt's division ot the circuit court yesterday afternoon. Colonel Warder I suing Mrs. Ann Cnro llno Scitz for a fee of $5,009. which lie claims for his services as her lawyer in settling out of court her contest of tho will of Oeorgo Sheldley. Ily tho compromise Mrs. Btltz oblalntd JIM.OW Instead of the u,UQ0 liCQUtathcd her in the vrlll. Colonel hard er alleges that tho major portion of...

Publication Title: Kansas City Journal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 18 February 1897

-r-fr-Jrt U4fV ' "jr" W&i i vms A 1 vl mttttat .irf: VOLUME NO. 253. .THTJBSDAY. KANSAS CITY, EEBRUARY 18, 1897. THURSDAY. PKICE TWO CENTS. Jt- III WLm$& Mitn I HI WARFARE O'ER JLNEnAL OP JO O. SHELBY AT TRACTS THOUSANDS OF,rEOFLE. BLUE AND GRAY AT HIS BIER. ELOQIIP-T ORATIOJIS THniLL A5 131 ZXSJZ ASSEMBLAGE. 1MU &, YET THEY APPLAUD. CSS nn. xn, ' ES HIS HEARERS TO A i. S E DEMO.fSTRATIOjr. Ttro Tlion -.itt People Enable to Gain Admfmdon to the Armory Fed eral Judge I'lilllpii Delivers an Eloquent Oration The Burial. Tho funeral of tho late General Jo O. Bbelby took place yesterday morning at 10 o'clock, and a few hours later the remains were laid to rest in a receiving vault at Forest Hill cemetery. Two thousand peo plo were seated in the armory during the funeral services. As many more stood out side during tho long service for the mere ''opportunity of raising their hats or bow ing their heads as tho coffln was carried out, a last tribute of love and respect for one w...

Publication Title: Kansas City Journal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 18 February 1897

3 2 THE KAivSAS-CllX JflDKKAls, iKOESDAjFEBRFslEX 18,11897. v- ? ; .Sfyas standing up In his scat shouting for 5J-oll call, and ordered him -to' get 'down. " . Stuart refused. He said that was his seat and he would stay there. -The officer look hold of him. but he-ierkediawav and kept on shouting. The officer made' anoth-" . -er attempt. hut-by -that-time hewas .com".. T , "P'rtely surrounded by Republican-membcrs- j-. .uu Bm ii up as a oaa jou,eaging nimsctt & , out of th crowd.- ' - i ' ' i . - ' Realizing that he had outraged the rights T of the Republicans, Wellcp did not lxave . the courage to insist that his order of ar- - i rest bo carried out. , . He went "on to the next order of busip ness" and ordered tnc clerk Ha proceed by reading senate Mil So. ). This'' was t'hc, ' third reading' or the' bttU-nnd It wasfion final 1-assagc. The' clericbegan, but his . voice was completely drowned by the .shouts of tb.2 Republicans for "roll call.'' The clerk began calling the roll o...

Publication Title: Kansas City Journal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 18 February 1897

V Sj. rTEffi KlSTSAS,jDITr JOUBNL, THUBSDAY, EEBRUA11Y 18, 1897. KANSAS CITY; HAS. 'THE Branch Office of the Jour- nal has removed to Room E, Husted building, where all adver tisements and items of news will receive prompt attention. Any complaints as to the delivery of the paper will be speedily remedied if notice is given. Telephone West 33. CHRINKAQE of Values Reduced to Mln- Imum. Send your Flannel to WOLF'S LAUNDRY To be Laundered. Distilled "Water Used In tbe Operation. IT. F. WULF. Prop.. Fifth and State. KEELEY Institute's0. 3& Tho only place In Kansas -where tbs Genuine Keeley Remedies and Treat ment for Alcohol and Narcotic Addictions are administered. Address as above. HERE'S A HOWDY DO. 'A.V EX-HUSBAND TO TESTIFY FOR A IIL'SBAND IN 11IS DIVORCE SUIT. BOTH MEN LOVED THE WOMAN. SHE GOT A DIVORCE FROM ONE TO MARRY THE OTHER. The Wife Tired of the, Second Ilnt- tmnd and. Applied for n Dlrorco and He Came Baclc nt Her Willi a Crojw-retltlon Miscellaneous. Some very peculi...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 18 February 1897

V -. . THE KANSAS QYFY JOURNAL THmSDfc.MKfiK r"$8,Wt. THE KANSAS CITY JOURNAL ESTABLISHED 1EC The Journal Company, PnbllKher. Journal Balldinc, Tenth and Walnut. NEW SUBSCRIPTION KATES. Single copies 2c Sunday 5c DELIVERED BY CARRIER. Dally and Sunday. 10 cents per week; 43 cents per month. BY, MAIL IN ADVANCE. Dally and Sunday, 1 year..-. ....$1 00 Dally and Sunday, C months. .r.....;'A-r 2 00 Dally and Sunday. 3 months :7Tri 00 Dally and Sunday. 1 month... 40 Sunday only. 1 year.......: 1 00 Weekly Journal and Agriculturist,' 1 yr. CO TELEPHONE 'NUMBERS.' Business Office ,......- 230 Editorial and Society 1E57 City Editor .;.... 812 Eastern Office... : 21 and 32 Tribune Building. New Xork Chicago Office 1220 Masonic Temple J. E. Van Doren, Special, Agency. Entered at the Postofflce at Kansas City. Mo., as Second Class Mail Matter. . THE WEATHER. Washington, "Feb. 17. For Oklahoma and Indian Territory: Cloudy, followed by fair weather; cooler: north Vinds. For Missouri: Fair; colde...

Publication Title: Kansas City Journal
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 18 February 1897

jaE AflSASiffiT,ir jfljJij&MJu auMffi bruary is, 1897. , i i ,. , . ,-, - CYCLE SHOW OR NOT? QtJESTIOjr "WHICH HAS BEEN' AGI TATING LOCAL DEALERS. GREAT DIFFERENCE OF OPINION. RESCLT MAY I1E RUPTURE OF DEAL ERS' ASSOCIATION. Wheelmen In General Want the Show and One Will Probnbly He Gireu in March Fight GomtIi Front , Carson Sporting; Xewi In General. i ThcnuesHon of a cyclo show for Kansas City Is now agitating the Kansas City deal ers, but opinion on tho advisability of giv ing a fehew this year Is so divided that It may result in a rupture in the Kansas City Cyclo Dealers' Association. A majority of tho members aro in favor ot holding the hhow the second week in ilarch. by which tlmo all the dealers will have received their new models, but there are two or three members who are making a stubborn fight against it and somchave gone so far as to declare that if a show Is given they will not only take no part in It, but will with draw from the Dealers' Association, which would pr...

Publication Title: Kansas City Journal
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 18 February 1897

i3" - THE KANSAS CITY JOURNAL, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 38, 1897. s Missouri, Kansas &Texas Trust Co Seventh and Wysntfotte Strests. KANSAS CITT, MO. OAPTTAb - el,2SO.OOO Srpln ana Undivided Profit, f 1,160 000. 25 wall street. New Tork city. 400 Chestnut (treat, Philadelphia. Pa, 147 Washington street. Boston, Mass. Ssndthorqula 2, Hamburg, Germany. Slngcl 238, Amsterdam, Holland. a Lombard street, London, E. C, En glend. Dorotheen-Strosse 54. Berlin, Germany. IS Hue du Louvre, Paris. France. Arthur E. Stllwell. President; Vice Presl dcrls: 1st. J. McD. Trimble: 2nd, B. I Martin: 2d, W. S. Taylor; 4lh. Jacques T. Nolthenlus. Arthur C. Robinson, Secretary: W. 8. Taylor, Treasurer: Frank B. Wilcox. Ass't Treasurer: J. J. Calrne. Ass't Secretary: K. 8. Mosher. Ass't Secretary; Trimble A Braley, General Attorneys. C. D FKRKcn. President Est. 1878. W, T. Viujos. Vice Prest and Secrettry. French Bros. Commission Co., COMMISSION MERCHANTS. Grain, provisions and stocks. Private wire to Chica...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 18 February 1897

.IrAg.CiTy; 1897. WAJTTED 3IALE HELP. WAITED An idea- Who can think of soma simple thine to patent? Protect your Ideas: they may brine you wealth. "Write John AVeddcrburn & Cc.Dept. E. Jpatent attys., AVashlngton.,1?. C for their tl.SOO prize of fer and new list of 1.000 inventions wanted. "WANTED Salesmen, at once; new con cern; exclusive territory (choice line): good pay. Address, with stamp. HULL MFG. CO.. B 9. M61ton Junction. "Wis. "WANTED Salesman for line of ciders, wines and epecialtles, also -side line men: liberal salary. Address California Cider Co.. Chicago. AVANTED-Salesmen to carry our lubri cating oils as a side line or exclusively: big money to hustlers. Austin & McGee, Cleve land, O. "WANTED 2 young men J10 per week; news agents. 3 West 5th sL, room 3. "WASTED FEMALE HELP. WANTED Lady stenographer; must be ?ulck. and capable of making herself use u about .an office: name reference and. salary expected. Address P CIS. Journal. WANTED Girl for general housewor...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 18 February 1897

THE KAffSAS CITX JOURNAL, THUESDAT, EEBRIJAKYJ8, 1897, 8 ALL THE TESTIMONY IS IN. TO-DAY THE L.WYEK5 TVIMj ARGUE PEXX YALLE1' PAUIC CASE. Eighteen Days Conanmrd In Einmln ln About 123 "Witnesses Dis parity Between the Esti mates of Witnesses. The taking or testimony in the Perm alley park, case ceased in Judse Gates' division or the circuit court yesterday, and to-day the arguments o the lawyers -will begin. Eighteen dajs tvero consumed In examining about 13 witnesses. The law yers -n-ill probably argue all day to-day and a part o to-morrow. C S. Palmer and D. J. ilaff represent the city, and Moore & Vaughan represent sixty-one or the tracts involved. There are a great- many more tracts in the proposed park, and they are represented by several lawyers. At first, Judge Gates said he -would give each attorney five minutes for each tract lio represented to address the jury, but, after figuring a little, ho found that un der this procedure the lawyers -would con bumo fiftetn days in...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 19 February 1897

. .- tr, , tf ilf we mawsa it ' . 0 VOLUME NO. 254. FRIDAY. KANSAacmr, februahy 19, 1897. FRIDAY. PRICETWO CENT& ite Jfimmal 1m ( " iR J" GEEEGE STANDS PAT. KErXSES TO BE BLUFFED OUT BY , THE POWERS. CONTINUES HER OPERATIONS. GEORGE 3IAY. TAKE COMMAND mix- ix fersox. V, 'rilaln Vetoes the Proposition W" te Blockading of Piraeus y Germuny and l'rula , irkiufjTosctlicrr Mc- . ; rj, iBe From Gladstope. i At Mj. IS. IT. Skouzcs, the minis ter ., - urelgn affairs, has replied to tho last communication from tbc representa tives of the powers saying It Is Impossible for Greece to recall her torpedo flotilla so Jons as tbo excitement continues in Crete. Tho government to-night sent instruc tlcns to the consul at Canea declaring that, as tho four towns which the powers occupied were not held In behalf of Turkey, they must, like the rest of Crete, bo re garded as Greek territory. Colonel Vassos, the commander-in-chief of the Greek army of occupation in Crete, in tho name of JClng George, ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 19 February 1897

THE KANSASjQH JQT)GRAIfe21?B'ABar 10,11897. TO BE DECIDED TO-DAY ARBITRATION' TKEATV TO-COME UP' FOR TRE'TjASTTISIE. VOTE OR POSTPONEMENT SURE, - ry ; i MOST LIKELY TO DC CARRIED OVER UNTIL MARCH '3. Two 'Voten Rearing; on' IfTeufcrdnj-, lint Neither Vai MgnlUmnl Mcrmnn n Three-fourth t of tlic Senator l'avor tlie Treaty- ,. i. Washington. Feb. IS. The senate ad journed at 6:00 to-night, "after spending' six hours in executive sessien,. devoted to the. consideration of tlie nomination of lion. C. F. Amldon to be district Judge of North Dakota, and of tlie Anglo-American arni trarion treaty. The 'greater part of this tim)j was gien uii to the Judgeship ques tlon, and the treaty was not reached until' about Z o'clock, afar Mr. Amldon's con firmation. 11 had been the intention of the friends of the treaty to make an -extraordinary effort to tecure. if possible. Its disposition before adjournment to-day, but their plans were frustrated by senators who were more anxious to secure action ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 19 February 1897

vpTHE MFS4 jDITY iJjQXJAL,B,)AYl FEBRUARY. 19, 1897. KANSAS CITY; KSS. TpHE Branch Office of the Jour- nal has removed to Room E, HusterLbuilding, where all adver tisements and items of news will receive prompt attention. Any complaints as to the delivery of the paper will be speedily remedied if notice is given. Telephone West 33. K PCI FY Inetitnto?,rtsn,0"91 Bite. kLLLI IlldlllUlO Kansas Cltv. Kas.. The only place In Kansas where the Genuine Keelev Remedies and Treat ment for Alcohol and Narcotic Addictions are administered. Address as above. WORK JOB THE "AX. KY VOLICEMEVS HEADS TO BE LOPPED OFF BY THE COMMISSIONERS. "PIE" TO BE PASSED AROUND. GREAT ANXIETY AMO.tG THE MEN JVHO DISTRIBUTE IT. They Sec a Falling; OS Among the Faithful tin. the Event the Wise , Men at Topeka Shonlil De cide to Exercise a. Llt- 1 tie Common Sense. The police board will meet to-morrow night and it Is predicted that tho official "ax" will fall on the necks o several members of the force. When the new ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 19 February 1897

J-' .-- TvA V. ' -Jp.' i,- ir TgEgANSAS CITY JOURNAL,' FRIDAY, FAftRtfAftE' 4 ll THE KANSAS CITY -JOURNAL ESTABLISHED 1S34. Tlie Journal Compnnj-, FalItsber. Journal Bulldlnc, Tenth and Walnut. NEW SUBSCRIPTION RATES. Flngle copies .2c Sunday 5c DELIVERED BY CARRIER. Dally and Sunday, 10 cent per week; 43 cents per month. , BY MAIL IN ADVANCE. Dally and Sunday, 1 year. $4 00 Daily and Sunday. C months 2 00 Dally and Sunday, Z months 1 00 Dally and Sunday. 1 month 40 Sunday only, 1 year 1 00 V.'eckly Journal and Agriculturist, 1 yr. to TELEPHONE NUMBERS. Business Omce ... 731) Editorial and Society 1S57 City Editor 812 Eastern Office " and 22 Tribune Rulldlng. New York Chicago Office 1120 Masonic Temple J. E. Vun Doren, Special Agency. than reason. Jt has suffered much by the notorious abuse of the license it involves. If you are a householder and make it a rule to fed'all the tramps that come to your door; you will in time have to modify your rule or you will have more tramps than y...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 19 February 1897

TffE KANSAS, CITY JX)URyAL,TFRi;p;)j; FEBRUARY 19 " DEATH IN THE RING. CIXCIXXATI COLORED LAD KXOCKED OUT FOR ALL TI3IH. HIS NECK BROKEN BY A BLOW. sparrixg with a lad ok his ow.v age axd 1veigi1ti.g. Spectators lllil Sol Khoit "When He "Wrnl Dottu In flic Hirst Iloanil Thai He Jlml Received n. Fatal Injury Other ' . Sporting Xevrs. Cincinnati, O.. Feb. 18. Bonny Coleman. . little colored loy. met death In the ring of the Manhattan Athletic Club In the first round of his boxing bout with "William Wright. Whll his limp body -a.au being carried out of the arena and Into the dress ing room by his seconds, the spectators, none of -whom suspected the awful truth, cheered lustily for the littltr black boy, "Wright, who had been proclaimed victor oi'cr him. Other bouts were called and doeided find Mill the audience was not aware that what they had witnessed In the first set-to was a tragedy. It became rumored about the arena that Coleman was still uncon scious, and those who had ventured t...

Publication Title: Kansas City Journal
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 19 February 1897

6 ,THE KANSAS CITY JOURNAL, FRIDAY; FEMtJAR$:1897. Missouri, Kansas STexas Trust Co BcTantb and Wyaadotte Street. KA2C3AS CITT. MO. capital - reso.ooo Enrpltxs and Unalrided Profits. 91,150 0TO- 35 Wall street. New Tork city. ) Chestnut street. Philadelphia. Pa. 149 "Washington street. Boston. Mass. SAndthorquia 3. Hamburg. Germany. Slngel 28S. Amsterdam. Holland. 21 Lombard street. London. E. C. En Eland. Dorotheen-Strasse 54. Berlin. Germany. IS Bus du Louvre, Paris, France. Arthur E. 8UlwelI. President: Vice Presi dents: 1st. J. McD. Trimble: 2nd, E. L. Martin; 3d, TV'. 3. Taylor; 4th. Jacques T. Nclthcnlus. Arthur C. Robinson. Secretary: TV. S. Taylor, Treasurer; Frank B. Wilcox, Ass't Treasurer: J. J. Calrnes. Ass't Secretary: E. S. Mosher. Ass't Secretary; Trimble & Braley. General Attorneys. C D. Fbbscit, President. Est. IcTfi. W. T. Dnxox. Vice Prrst and Secretary. French Bros. Commission Co., COMMISSION MERCHANTS. Grain, provisions and stocks. Private wire to Chicago. S...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 19 February 1897

arigjfryffygAs m.W&3W& 1R ,1897. WAJfTED MALE HELP. WANTED An Idea. Whocanthlnkofsorae rltnple thing to patent? Protect your Ideas; they may brine jou wealth. AVrito John AVedderburn & Co.,Dept. E. 2,patent attys.. Washington, D. C for their JLSOO prize of fer and new list of 1,000 inventions wanted. WANTED A general acent for Kansas City by one of the old line life Insurance- companies. A rood contract to me rigm man. Address P 611. Journal office, WANTED Salesman -for ltne of ciders, wines and specialties, also side line men; liberal salary; Address California Cider Co Chlcaco. WANTED Salesmen to carry our lubri cating oils as a side line or exclusively: big money to hustlers. Austin & McGee, Cleve land. O. WANTEDr-2 young -snen: 310 per week; news agents. a.AVest 5th St., room 9. WASTED-FEMALE, HELP. CRAYON PORTRAITS-On the give away plan: 16x20 Portrait JO 00 16x30 Framd ...............-. 3 50 Complete . . 33 SO Our way: . 16x20 Portrait H'23 16x2) Frame I w Comp...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 19 February 1897

8 THE KANSAS CITY JOURNAL, FRIDAY. -FEBRRARy 19. .1897. THRIVING INDUSTRY KILLED. COUJfTT COURT PDTS A ftCICTTS OX rac professional juror. Hereafter the Sheriff and the County ainrshal Mmt Strictly Comply "tt'lth the La-JT In the Draw ing; of Juries. Tho system of selecting talesmen to com plete juries In the various courts, -which ha3 created some comment, 'will be done away with If the county court's Instruc tion!! are followed out. It has been the custom of certain of the courts "When the panel -was exhausted to have the deputies select talesmen from the benches of the court room. In this way a system of pro fessional Jurors was established, and the faces of many men became familiar be cause of their repeated appearance in the jury box. At tho session of the county court yes terday tho attention of the sheriff and the ccrnty marshal was called to section 13 of tho laws of 1SS1, relating to the drawing of juries. These officials were instructed to comply literally with the law. An...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 20 February 1897

mttttai VOLUME XXXIX. IT0. 255. SATURDAY. KANSAS CITY, EEBRUARY 20, 1897. TEN PAGES. SATURDAY. PRICE TWO CENTS. f 2 IJTlsJ iti THBOCGHTHESENATE 3CANSAS UPPER HOUSE PASSES JC3IP ER'S SALARY TJILL. WITH ONLY ONE AMENDMENT. 2Uaj5 'nly a Fopnllst Bluff Chan ce now Sore From the Blow i d e Illm Leedy Enters J 5? "xotest Other Leg O Islnllvc News. Topeka, Kas., Feb. 13.-(Special.) The senate took up the Jumper salary bill on special order this afternoon, and there was a lively time from start to finish. The Pop ulists -were under the party lash, however, and each amendment offered went down with charming regularity, and slowly, but suicly, was section after section adopted as it had come from the committee. Ryan started the ball rolling by asking that the attorney general's salary bo cat to $2,000. He said he had no" pets in office. He wanted everybody placed on the same footing. Hessln moved that the salaries of all executive officers be left as they now arc Ryan accepted the amendment, ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 20 February 1897

4"3 THE KANSAS CITY JOTJRNAL; SATURDAY, ,FEBB,lJARYr 20,1897. TJTOREI MDBDB. FURTiinmnnTAiLs .okvtiie .famous YOICOHA3IA CASE. IT WAS MOST; SENSATIONAL. MRS. CAIlKWCO.i-ICT;EOE'rSO.'V- Sentenced to Death, Iut the Sentence Commuted An Oklahoma Sheriff In ".Tall Fanner Murdered , JVcar Lebanon. Mo., Crlme"fevis.'"' San Francisco, Feb. 39. The mail, .inj cabin paprengtrs of the steamer Cjima, were landed this afternoon.,, TJifeTJasBcse. Gazette of February 5 contained "an account of the conviction andr-SlBterico -to-uentbjr and later the lommula&oif&gtyjl&ng&rt;' for life, of Edith 2.l4yH4Upwfri;!&rc5?; If' the murder of hi-r, husband. Thu, jiapcr bays: S.Jv', . "Never has so 'solcmn"ndimpressive a wrene been enacted In'.'cortsular court in Yokohama as tfiat'KKcliTon Monday aft ernoon, closed thulast-jjuhlicinct of the Ca tcw tragedy, to far asfcjnerns the un fortunate lady now-"convicted jot. murder. The intensity of fedln&Uiat'rnanifested it-i-elf at the outae...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Kansas City journal. — 20 February 1897

s -T3IE- KANSAS -CITY-JOUBNAIi, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 1897. r CARRIED AWAY THE , BABY. OLD- WOMAVS GRUESOME FHAXTASY LEADS HER INTO ERROR. Thought She Saw the Bent Forma of Lean Faced Witched Threaten the Infant Through Trail ing; Cloud of Smoke. There, was a. touch of the ancient days of Cotton Mather in police court yeitcrday when the case of Mrs. Elizabeth Kessmect, charged with disorderly conduct, was called. Mrs. Kessmect is a Arm believer in witchcraft and was arresteil by Humane Officer Greenman because she had posses don of her ristcr-ln-law's baby and re fused to Rive it up. Mrs. Kessmect is old and. shrlvcledj ar.a a childless widow. Her husband Has been dead for years. Not lone ago'Tier brother, Henry Fouss, a laborer, married, and five weeks ago a baby girl came to blessTiis happiness and give joy to his little home circle. Mr. Fouss lives at Third street and Highland avenue and Mrs. Kessmect has a house next. door. When the baby was a. week old, Mrs. Kessmect went into...

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