Shelby  County  Indiana
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The  Indianapolis  Star
May 5, 1915
Page 6   Column 4
         SHELBYVILLE -- Paul Durham  of Indianapolis was fined $1 in the mayor's court here for speeding a big touring car.  Durham was on his way from Indianapolis to St. Paul to deliver the car to  George Hess,  a saloon keeper.
Contributed by Virginia Latta Curulla

The  Shelbyville  Democrat
Wednesday May 15, 1907
Page 1 column 4
          Miss Minnie, daughter of  George Hess, of St. Paul, and  Elmer Shortridge, son of  James Shortridge, also of St. Paul, were married in this city one week ago this evening at the home of and by the Rev. H. O. Pritchard.  The young couple went to Indianapolis, where the groom is employed as a machinist and where they will make their future home.  The marriage was kept a secret and was not publicly known until late Tuesday evening.
Contributed by Barb Huff

The  Shelby  Democrat
May 31, 1894
Page 3   column 3
          Dr. M. M. Hess,  of Morristown, who was arrested here yesterday by  Deputy Sheriff Andrews,  on a grand jury warrant, charging him with having performed a criminal operation on a daughter of  Oliver Sexton,  a farmer living in the northern part of the county [the article continues].
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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