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Divorces for ... Brown - Logan - Emmert
Source: Crawfordsville Review Dec 8, 1914 p 1
Two wives and one husband obtained divorces in circuit court yesterday morning. Both wives objected to the treatment given them by their husbands, while the husband who was given his freedom complained of his wife's temper.
A divorce was granted Odessa Brown from Garland Brown. She was also restored with her maiden name, Odessa Wray. Her home is at New Market. She alleged that her husband had frequently struck and abused her.
Mrs. Anna Logan was given a decree divorcing her from Charles E. Logan. SHe was also granted $2.50 a week alimony for 3 years to assist in the support of three minor children. Mrs. Logan said her husband had called her vile names and was an habitual drunkard.
Rholla H. Emmert testified that his wife had an uncontrollable temper. He was given a divorce from Mrs. Mayme R. Emmert. Emmert said his wife had threatened to kill him and had also had many quarrels with his mother. The suit was venued to the court here from BOone County.
Emmert lives one mile SE of New Ross. He formerly lived in Advance. His wife resides in Lebanon - kbz
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