The New Goats
will be in for the showing on
Friday and Saturday.
The Palmer Garments
The Bischof Coats
Gleanings by Our Country
Mrs. R. E. Lynch was in Princeton
I. F. Walker shipped stock from
Mr. and Mrs. James Iliff drove.to
Princeton last Friday.
Will Broulette of Minneapolis is
here visiting old friends.
Mervin Kilmartin is building a
new house south of town.
Herman Stendahl is visiting friends
In Minneapolis this week.
Torger Olson has sold his farm to
Rudolph Lemke of Crown.
Grandma Truax, who has been sick
for some time, is no better.
Mr. and Mrs. George Merrill of
Anoka were in town on Tuesday.
M. K. Iliff of Elk River was in town
on business Wednesday of this week.
There was a moving picture show in
town Tuesday and Wednesday nights.
Mrs. W. A. Smith and son, Jay,
went to Anoka on business Tuesday.
The young people had a Hallowe'en
party at Mickelson's on Tuesday
Wm. Swanson is having some re
pair work done on his house and
Irving Jennison of Minneapolis
spent Sunday with friends and rela
Mrs. D. S. Walker of Spencer
Brook visited relatives here from Fri
day until Sunday.
George James, who is buying pota
toes at Becker, came home to spend
Sunday with his family.
There will be a dance in the M. W.
A. hall on Friday night. Music will
&> furnished by an Anoka orchestra.
Quite"a number of Odd Fellows went
to Elk River on Saturday night and
were entertained by brother Odd Fel
lows there. They report a very good
The youngsters of town were out
celebrating Tuesday night and it took
some time Wednesday morning to
carry things baok where they be
Mrs. Wm. Swanbro and Mrs. Lucy
Swanbro of Princeton visited with
Mr. and Mrs. Jay Smith and Mr. and
Mrs. E. H. Foley last Thursday.
Mrs. Wm. Swanbro returned on the
Our stock of Ladies' and
Children's Coats is complete
in sizes, and those who have
seen our line all know where
to find the up-to-date coat
In our grocery department
will always be found the best
eatables to be had. The stock
is replenished every day,
which makes our groceries
always fresh. Friday and
Saturday we will offer spe
cials in groceries that will be
of interest to all good house
keepers. Your trade is ap
preciated here. Try our cof
fees. We can sell coffee at
prices others cannot meet
evening train and Mrs. Lucy Swanbro
visited here until Saturday.
Mrs. Page of Prescott, Wis., and
Mrs. Shear of Cottage Grove, Minn.,
are visiting Mr. and Mrs. Cbas. Iliff.
Mrs. Shear is a cousin and Mrs.
Page is an aunt of Mrs. Iliff.
Mr. and Mrs. Jay Smith and
daughter, Mrs. W. A. Smith and Mrs.
D. S. Walker went to Monticello on
Sunday to visit Mrs. Walker's
daughter, Mary, who is teaching
WEST SPENCER BROOK.
Jim McKenzie and family went
Princeton last Saturday.
Roy Stickney of Bradford
to his old farm on Sunday.
Lawrence Clough has been on the
sick list for the last two weeks.
James McKenzie and wife spent
Sunday afternoon at H. W. Prescott's.
Everybody is busy hauling pota
toes this nice weather, while the price
Gill Clough and family and Al
Baxter and family spent Sunday at
Guess who started for Bradford the
other night with a single buggy with
six people in it and broke the buggy.
O. A. Cotten and wife of Princeton
were at Spencer Brook last Wednes
day and stopped at C. A. Williams*
The Tri-State telephone men are at
work between Princeton and Cam
bridge putting in new poles and other
wise repairing the line.
Ed Reynolds of Waverly, Iowa, who
has been spending the last two months
with his brother, A. J. Reynolds, and
family, returned to his home last Fri
Neal Byl is helping A. Starkenburg
to stack millet hay.
A number of our young people
spent Hallowe'en at the Kaufert home.
M. Newman is digging a cellar for
a new house to be built in early
Quite a number of potatoes were
frozen in the piles during the recent
Mrs. P. C. Van fcJomeren is spend
ing a week visiting relatives in
Miss Louise Kaufert is in the cities
taking a course in dressmaking and
Quite a number of new text books
have been bought for the school room
and also a large new map of Minne-
For Friday and Saturday
November 3 and 4
200 Yards of Satin, regular
price per yard $1.00,
100 Ladies' Skirts at a Dis-
sota. New seats have been sent for
as there was not room for all the
Albert Riebe finished threshing last
Friday and hauled his rig and engine
into winter quarters.
Mrs. M. Newman, sr.', returned on
Friday from a four weeks' visit with
her daughter in Minneapolis.
Godfrey Wicktor came up from Elk
River last evening and proceeded to
Santiago for a couple of days' visit.
Roads- are improving and many
loads of potatoes are being hauled to
market, some to Pease, Long Siding
Last Sunday Rev. C. Larson of
Princeton came up and organized a
Union Sunday school in school No.
12. Quite a number of people were in
terested and were present to help the
work along. The following officers
were elected: Superintendent, H.
Rasmussen vice superintendent, Mrs.
W. Talen secretary, Louis Talen
treasurer, A. Starkenburg. The
active work will begin November 12,
when Rev. Larson will again be
present. He has also promised to
preach at 8'oclock on the evening of
Sunday, November 12, and everybody
is cordially invited to be present.
Gustie Whittlof is home for a few
Walter Haas worked) for Mr. Turner
on Friday and Saturday.
Many loads of cattle went to Zim
merman on Monday and Tuesday.
Misses Lena and Lydia Polster
spent Sunday afternoon at Bartz'.
Emma Kriesel went to Princeton on
Monday, where she will attend school
Misses Martha Lemke and Ella
Whittlof called on Emma Haas on
Olga, Ethel and Paul Griep and
Herman Abrahamson were Crown
callers last Sunday.
The German Lutheran school begun
last Monday. Quite a number of
children are attending it.
Fred Haas was in Crown the first
part of last week. We are always
glad when he comes home.
Just about everybody is through
digging spuds and are all getting
ready for the corn husking.
Misses Lena Polster, Emma Haas,
Ida Lemke and Lillian Lemke spent
Sunday evening at the home of Emma
Renata Polster went to Princeton
THE PBIKCETOK 1TNIOK THURSDAY, ISTOviiMBER 2, 1911.
A. E. ALLEN & CO.
The Store With the Goods
general Merchandise The Stor Wit the Goods & PRINCETON, MINN.
Our showing of winter goods which opened last Friday morning has been the most successful and largest 2J
attended showing we have ever had, and is continuing well patronized every day this week We have JIJ
arranged for more help and will be in a position to accommodate the customers promptly.
Friday and Saturday Will be the Two Biggest Days of the Showing
A large consignment of La-
dies', Misses' and Children's
Shoes just received. Also a
large assortment of Felt and
The Daniel Green Line
The Finest Felt Shoe
Buy Your Shoes Where As
sortments are Large.
on Thursday of lasb week to visit her
uncle and aunt, Rev. and Mrs. O.
Strauch, and also-her oister, Clara.
Axel Carlson returned from the
cities on Saturday evening.
V. A. Rowland called on Wm.
Hofferbert on Monday evening.
Mr. and Mrs. John Niesen called at
the August Laxabrecht home on Sun
Born, to Mr. and Mrs. August
Lambrecht, oa Wednesday, a bounc
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Carlson called
on Mr. and Mrs. Albin Swenson on
Several from this vicinity attended
the silver wedding anniversary at
Mr. and Mrs. Ole Folwick and
family called at the Herman Ziemer
home on Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Albin Swenson called
on Mr. and Mrs. August Lambrecht
on Sufiday evening.
Miss Lydia Tessmer and brother,
Eddie, called at the Wm. Hofferbert
home on Sunday evening.
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Hofferbert and
family visited with Mr. and Mrs.
Oscar S wedberg on Sunday.
Mrs. Ablin Swenson and baby aad
Miss Ella Carlson called at the] Wm.
Hofferbert home on Thursday.
Mr. and Mrs. V. A. Rowland are
enjoying a visit from Mr. Rowland's
parents of Rock county, and Mrs.
Rowland's father from Clear Lake,
Jake Knutsen is suffering from a se
Who said Estes Brook was not a
Clara Sandquist is employed at the
Estes Brook store.
Charlie Erickson called at Kron
strom's on Sunday.
Miss Phoebe Crook of Foley spent
Sunday in Dogtown.
O. J. Almlie and J. O. Beden were
Princeton visitors on Monday.
Ed Bemis and Gust Anderson of
Princeton were here on Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Gramer and
family Sundayed at W. Frescholtz'.
The feed mill is in full swing now.
Feed ground on Mondays and Fri
Charlie Sand berg and Hildur Kron-
Men's Sheep Skin Coats
The Gordon Coats
Our Stock is Large and
Our Prices Are Small
Men's Fur Coats
Plush Lined Coats
Compare Quality and Prices
and You Will Find Ours
Always the Best.
The Malone Pants
strom were Princeton visitors on
Several of the young folks from this
vicinity attended the Hallowe'en party
Pauline Trunk and Alma Herman
son called at the Ayers home on Mon
Mr. and Mrs. Alberb Johnson and
family of' Freer spent Sunday at
Minnie Betzler and friend of Long
Siding were%visiting friends here on
Mary Knutsen aad Fred Erickson
are visiting in the twin cities.
Wonder what's nest?
Among the callers at H. L. Bemis'
on Sunday were Misses Hermanson
and Trunk and Earl DeHarfc.
A surprise party was given at the
E. Bemis home on Friday evening,
it being Roy Bemis' sixteenth birth
day anniversary. An enjoyable time
was had by all who were there.
An auction sale will be held on the
farm of Erick Haglund, Z% miles east
f Princeton, on Tuesday, November
7, beginning at 1 p.m., and at that
time the following property will be
offered for sale: 4 horses, 8 heifers,
8 hogs, harness, 2 wagons, set of bob
sleds, mower, rake, drill, new Deer
ing binder, ieed mill, 2 plows, 2 culti
vators, sprayer, box of tools and
numerous other articles.
Erick Haglund, Owner.
M. M. Stroeter, Auctioneer.
If you have any buckwheat, rye or
feed to grind bring it to Spencer
Brook. Good work and reasonable
45-4c J. S. Bengtson.
He Found Father
A barrister of considerable reputa
tion on a northern circuit found it
necessary, if he were to gain a verdict,
to discredit a certain witness, says
London Opinion. The cross-exami
nation, therefore, suggested that the
youth was a wrong 'un, and that his
relatives in general, and his father in
particualr, were all worthless. The
"Don't you know," thundered the
counsel,''that your father would be
in jail if the police knew where to find
I don't think so," said the youth.
"But you'd better ask him yourself.
There he sits in the back row of the
1 Notices under this head will be inserted
at one cent per word No advertisement will
he published in this column for less than 15 cts
LOSTOn Monday, in village of
Princeton, a grain ticket from the
St. Anthony & Dakota Elevator
Co., No. 54, for $48.05. Finder
please return to Union office for re
FOR SALEA six horse-power
Waterloo Boy gasoline engine
cheap for cash. E. G. Giltner, Box
7, Route 4, Princeton. 44-2fcp
FOR SALEPair driving bobs, a
two-seated buggy and a good driv
ing horse. Apply to A. J. Buliis
Will trade for a eow or anything I
WANTEDFat cattle. Bring all you
have to Hummel's meat market,
opposite starch factory, Prince
TAKEN UPFour head 'of young
cattle. Owner please notify John
Black, Route 2, Dalbo, Minn. Itp
TAKEN UP-A bay colored cow.
Owner may obtain same upon appli
cation to L. Halverson, Route 1,
The quotations hereunder are those
prevailing on Thursday morning at the
time of going to press:
GRAIN, HAY, ETC.
Wheat, No. 1 Northern 97
Wheat, No. 2 Northern 94
Wheat, No. 3 Northern '90
Wheat, No. 4 Northern .86
Wheat, Rejected "79
Fat beeves, per ft 3c 4c
Calves, per lb 4c 5c
Hogs, per cwt !$7'.66 $7.50
Sheep, per 3ed4c
Hens, old, per ft
Springers, per a !i5o
Minneapolis, Wednesday evening..$1.05,
FSSf*'No. 1 hard, $1.07 No. 1 Nor
White Oats, 46c No. 3, 45c.
Flax, No. 1, $2.17.
Corn, No. 3 Yellow, 70c.
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