Leon Reporter, Leon, Iowa
Thursday, October 2, l902
LIZZIE BELL vs. AMOS BELL. These parties were married in this county on April l8, l900, and lived together until April 8, l902, when defendant deserted plaintiff and her small child and left them without means of support. She also charges him with abusing her by calling her vile names and says he would bring gamblers to his home to drink and carouse and that he would bootleg whiskey to them. She asks for a decree of divorce and the custody of their infant child. Geo. W. Baker, attorney for plaintiff.
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