Washtenaw oonnty may have acquired auother republicau leader in tlie person of ex-Sheriff Louis B. Littlefield, of Detroit, who has purchased the residence of Maj. B. H. Rotliwell, 70Ï Porest ave., aud will hereafter make Tpsilanti his home. The property conveyed to Mr. Littlefield inclndes 10 acres, fruit orchard aud buiidn ;s, and the price paid was $16,905. Maj.Rothwell hasresided in Ypsilanti since last April and now moves back to Detroit during the coming week. Ex-Sheriff Littlefield is one of the most adroit politicians who have bobbed up serenely in republicau politics in Wayne county in recent years. He was one of the Big Four, who for sorue years ran the couuty politics oL Wayne. It is uot known whether he will remain out of politics in this county or whether he will soon make a break for the republican leadership in county politics here. At any rate, the younger politicians who get into his good graces will find his political advice of value.