C. Gillmouth, superintendent of the Elk county poor farm, was in Eureka Friday enroute to Nevada, Mo.
(Eureka Herald and Greenwood County Republican ~ Friday ~ May 25, 1900 ~ Page 5)
All paupers are more or less persecuted. The Elk county poor farm has secured a pair of bloodhounds to prevent escapes.
(Topeka State Journal ~ Thursday ~ September 22, 1904 ~ Page 4)