Leon Reporter, Leon, Iowa
Thursday, September 27, l900

HARRIET H. ROSE vs. J.R. ROSE. The parties were married at Storm Lake, Ia., in l885 and lived together until Sept. l5, l900, when plaintiff alleges she was forced to leave her husband on account of cruel and inhuman treatment; that he has threatened her life, has assaulted and whipped her and otherwise humiliated and mistreated her to such an extent as to endanger her life. She asks for a decree of divorce and the care and custody of their three minor children, GEORGE aged l4, FLORENCE J. aged l3 and BLANCHE E. ROSE aged 9 years. She also asks for temporary alimony of $l00 and permanent alimony of $500, and an attachment has been issued against defendant's property. C.W. Hoffman attorney for plaintiff.

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