Henry County Standard
Henry County Standard
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Description: Hearing At Montgomery - Chancellor Chapman;
Matthews Warns Against Early Cutting;
Merritt Not A Candidate

Date: June 3 1915

Newspaper published in: Headland, AL

Source: Madison Co. Library, Huntsville, AL

Page/Column: Page 1, Columns 2-4

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Hearing at Montgomery
Chancellor W. R. Chapman, of the Southeastern Chancery Division, will on Wednesday, June 9, in the county court house at Montgomery hearing argument on motion to dissolve the injunction restraining the Southern Express Company from accepting shipments of prohibited liquors in violation of the State prohibition laws in the case of the State of Alabama versus the Southern Express Co., and sixty five wholesale liquor dealers throughout the South.

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W. E. Matthews of Montgomery sends out a warning against cutting wheat too early. He says farmers cannot be too careful about it.

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Not a Candidate
Reports that Henry P. Merritt, chairman of the legislative investigating committee, will be a candidate for President of the State Railroad Commission in the Democratic primaries early next year, has brought a denial from Mr. Merritt. I am not, have never thought of and shall not be a candidate for President of the Railroad Commission, said Merritt.

Submitted: 05/01/14 (Edited 05/01/14)

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