The  Shelby  Republican
Thursday May 8, 1924
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DIVORCE  SUIT  FILED  BY  WIFE
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Mrs. Frieda Griffith Charges Husband Carl Griffith,
Abandoned Her
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WANTS  HER  FORMER  NAME
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           Mrs. Frieda Griffith, No. 201 East Jackson street, has filed a complaint for a divorce against Carl Griffith, in the Shelby Circuit Court. McDaniel and Myers are attorneys for the plaintiff.  Mr. and Mrs. Griffith were married February 6, 1921, and separated one year later.  The wife charges that her husband abandoned her.  She states that he struck and beat her, and that he had failed to provide for her.  The wife says that she had to go to the home of her father for food and clothing a part of the time.
          The plaintiff asks that her former name of  Frieda Berger be restored to her by the court.
Contributed by Barb Huff

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