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To Legitimatize Children

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Parent Issue
Day
21
Month
May
Year
1897
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

The honse of representaties bas pasaed tbeFoote-Sawyei bill permitting a probate judge to ruarry ■without publicity any woman wbo makes application to him, and makes a sworn statement that she is about to become a mother and that the child if bom alive before her niarriage will be illegitimate, or, who, for any other good reaBon wishes to keep her marriage a secret. All suoh marriages are to be re ported to the seoretary of state, who is to keep a private record of tüeni. It is made a misdemeanorfor any newspaper io pnblish the l'aot of aDy marriage of this kind.

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Subjects
Ann Arbor Argus
Old News