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EDWARD G, VAN LEYEN MAYOR MAYBT7RY WTLL MAKE HIM PARK CO-IOIISSIOXER- CO-IOIISSIOXER- CO-IOIISSIOXER- CO-IOIISSIOXER- IB IS OXE OF DETROIT'S WELL-KXOAVX WELL-KXOAVX WELL-KXOAVX ARCHITECTS. James E. Scripp Gave Way to a ; Vounprcr 5Ian, ; The on::natior- on::natior- of Saard C. Tan Leren. the srcr,i;ect, as park commissioner, to s-ucce-r-'d s-ucce-r-'d s-ucce-r-'d s-ucce-r-'d s-ucce-r-'d s-ucce-r-'d s-ucce-r-'d A. S. Parker. v:U be sent to the ; council to-r.ig-hi to-r.ig-hi to-r.ig-hi to-r.ig-hi to-r.ig-hi by Mayor Mas'tvury. nominal ion whn I acain :endre3 i; to him ; 0-C2 0-C2 0-C2 y ." sai'i Siarc-r Siarc-r Siarc-r Mayburj yester- yester- E. C. VAN' LEYEX. day afternoon. "I have decided upon the j man I shall appoint park commissioner. He is. Mr. Van Leyen, The architect." i Mr. Scrlpps. after hi? talk with the may- may- ) or, said to a representative of The Free i Press: "I have decided to decline the ao- ao- i point merit and sive a younger man a chance." Mr. V-?n V-?n V-?n Leyen. whse name will gn to th1 council to-n'.eht. to-n'.eht. to-n'.eht. is a Trell-known Trell-known Trell-known architect. architect. He is cenerally reg-arded reg-arded reg-arded as a Detroit Detroit V'heelmen's candidate for pak 10m-rnlssiomrr. 10m-rnlssiomrr. 10m-rnlssiomrr. He i? SS years old. was born in Detroit and was educated in the public school? of this city. He Ftudied architecture architecture with Jhn Scot & Co., and has been In business for himself eleven years. Among the buiidifjE? designed by Mr. Van Leyen are the Detroit Wheelmen's club house on Adams avenue east and the east side police station at Dubois street and Gratidt avenue. avenue. , J i i

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  1. Detroit Free Press,
  2. 24 May 1898, Tue,
  3. Page 15

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