source: The Republican (Danville, Indiana) - issue of Thursday, October 25, 1934 - page 8, column 1:
CLAIMS WIFE LEFT HIM
Robert Evans, Liberty Township truck driver, claims that his wife, Jessie Ruth Evans, deserted him in August, 1932 and has never returned, in his complaint for a divorce filed in the local clerk's office, last Thursday. The Evans were married in 1929 and lived together until the desertion of the wife, according to the complaint. They have no children.