Leon Reporter, Leon, Iowa
Thursday, March 8, l900

MATTIE MOTT vs. HARRY B. MOTT. The parties were married at Davis City on Feb. l, l899, and lived together until August l2, l899. Plaintiff asks for a decree of divorce on the grounds of cruel and inhuman treatment, alleging her husband struck, kicked and beat her and neglected to provide for her when she was sick, and that she be restored to her maiden name, MATTIE WHEELER, Frank J. Horton, Attorney for plaintiff.

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