A Request. By reason of the great scarcity of flowers at íhis time, Wrn. K. Childs, as chairruau óf the flower committee of Welch Post, G. A. R., earuestly calis on all the good people of Ann Arbor and viciuity, oíd and yonug, toacheis. school childreu and all others, to briug all the flowers aud evergreens they are able to procure, thongh it be ever so few, to the basement of he court house this afternoon, May 29, frorn 3 to 5 o'clock or tomorrow morning, May 30, by 8 o'clock. A committee of the W. R. C. will be there to receive all such contributions and to prepare the same to decórate tho graves of soldiers on Momerial Day, Saturday, May 30, 1896. WM. K. CHILDS, Chairruau of Committee. Ann Arbor. May 26, 189(5.