Leon Reporter, Leon, Iowa
Thursday, November 25, l897

LENNA L. BRIGHT vs. CHAS. A. BRIGHT. Suit is brought for divorce. The parties were married at Decatur City on April 30, l893, and lived together until Sept. 28, l897. The plaintiff charges her husband with adultery at various and divers times but names no parties. She asks for a decree of divorce and the custody and control of their two minor children, BESSIE and LOLA. Stookey & Brooks attorneys for plaintiff.



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Subject: DIVORCE - LENA L. BRIGHT vs. CHARLES A. BRIGHT

Date: Sunday, May 27, 2001 9:19 PM

Decatur County Journal

November 25, l897

LENA L. BRIGHT asks for a divorce from CHARLES A. BRIGHT. She accuses

the festive CHARLES with being a gay Lothario. It will be remembered

that CHARLES became enamored of one, MRS. GOODPASTER and they are now

enjoying each others society in parts at present unknown. The plaintiff

asks for the custody of the two children, BESSIE and LOLA. STOOKEY &

BROOKS for plaintiff.

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