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JI/IERIT has made our
clothing business what
it is. Dependable merchan
dise that you can truly rely
stand head and shoulders
above the crowd. Perfect fit
ting, hand tailored and abso
lutely all wool. We guaran
tee each and every garment
you buy100 percent value
every time no matter what
Special: 50 suits, odd lots,
one suit of a kind but nearly
all sizes, will be sold at bare
cost of manufacture, $3.75,
$5.95, $6.45, $7.50, $8.45 to
$9.75. Get in early on this.
Ads in The Union Bring Results
ARE THE BEST
pounds without an ounce to spareStickney gives you
three-thirds of an engine This is how the catalog house divides.
EXCLUSIVE AGENTS IMBHII^BBB
Peterson & Nelson Princeton, Minn.
The Union Gives All the News All the Time.
Blankets and Robes
Largest Assortment in Town
buy our winter goods in large quantities and
at very close margins. Our prices will sur-
prise you. Come in and get our prices if you are^
looking for quality goods. We still have a few snaps
on If in. short tug, brass and nickel harness. Our
guarantee with all goods.
Harness oiled for $1.00 per set. Have it done now.
J. H. HOFFMAN
The Man Who Treats You Right
Sale Will Close
7i/I sale will close on Satur
day, Nov. 16, so persons
desirous of taking advantage of the
low prices on shoes should not fail
to call on or before that date. Af
ter Saturday, however, there will
still be some good bargains on the
counter. Buy Your Footwear Now
Why do catalog house 3 horse
power engines weigh 425 pounds and
the Stickney 3 horse-power weigh
Peterson & Nelson
Chute Bros, are to bank 9,000,000
feet of logs this winter for the
Northern Lumber Co.
Edmund Young of Baldwin is not
improving nearly as fast as his
friends would like to see, but he is
J. T. D. Sadley has been improv
ing his upper mill property lately,
and has just finished building a com
plete new flume.
The writer spent the gi eater part
of last Thursday in Elk River. The
town continues to improve right
along although business is very dull
there this fall.
Dr. Tarbox was called in from Elk
River in hot haste on Monday to
attend Miss Lizzie Gates of Wyanett,
who was seriously indisposed but is
SAVING A WORK OF ART.
Ingenious Scheme of a Restorer ol
An instance of the ingenuity exer
dsed by restorers of damaged master
pieces of painting is afforded by the
rescue of a famous painting now own
ed by the widow of the late John Hay,
secretary of state
Mr Ha had a Madonna by Botticel
11 which was painted on a wooden
panel at least 400 years ago. The
wood had begun to crack, and it was
feared that the painting would be
ruined, but a restoier was found who
said he couid save it
The mst step was to paste thin strips
of tissue paper on the face of the pic
tare, pressing the paper into the un
even suifxce of the paint Layers weie
added until a thick body of paper con
eealed the picture
Then the picture was turned over,
and the lestoier began to sandpaper
the board away After many months
Of careful work he had all the wood
removed, and nothing but the paint ad
hered to the paper A piece of linen
canvas was then glued to the pain.
and the work of removing the pape..
from the front of the picture was un
dertaken It required nearly a year tc
complete the work, but when it wa*
done the painting was left in shape tc
last another four centuries.Chicagt
An Example of Daring.
During the hottest fighting in th(
Shipka pass the leading battalion of the
Russian General Dragomiroff's divisior
Meoiled before a hailstorm of Turkist
bullets The general was a very stout
person and had the appearance of
peaceful German professor But whei
he saw his men recoil he dismounted
and walked slowly to and fro along
ridge swept by the enemy's bullets
He was a hundred yards in advance 01
the men, occupying the position the3
had abandoned. After staying there
for awhile without being touched hi
shouted back to the battalion- "What
are you doing, you geese? Did yot
think there was danger here' I don'1
find any!" The men responded with
roar of cheers, doubled up to him anc
charged so fiercely that the Turks wer
forced to retreat.
An Unexpected Conclusion.
A mistress was summoned in a Lon
don court for having dismissed a serv
ant girl without due notice. The de
fendant pleaded that the servant was
so voracious that she could not keer
her in food. The judge after hearing
the evidence inquired of the defendant
"Will four and sixpence a week keep
her?" "Not nearly," replied the lady
"Will 6 shillings?" continued the judge
"No that would not keep her," replied
the defendant, feeling that in th
Judge's hands her case was gaining
trength. "Now take care," said the
judge, "and answer cautiously. Will 7
shillings?" "It takes 8," said the de
fendant "Very well," said the judge
"Then you must pay her 8 shillings a
week as board wages for one month."-
His Kind Heart.
Squire HornbottleFor a married
man you seem to have a lot of time to
loaf around the depot and stores
Newt NeversweatYou see, squire, I'm
90 soft hearted it breaks me all up to
sit around the house and watch my
Wife work so hard.Washington Times
HusbandWe must begin to econo
mize WifeYes I began today by
tutting all your cigars lengthwise, so
that they will last you twice as long.
The ActorWhat is poetry of mo
tion? The PoetThe kind that's al
ways going from editor to editor.Wo
man's Home Companion.
THE PBIKCgTOy TOaOK:|^rHUESDAY, ^OVBMi&BE 14, 1912.
YEARS AGO Church Topics
Smoamy sod WMkdajr
Sunday, November 17Morning
worship at 10:30. Prelude, postlude,
anthem and solo. Subject of morn
ing thought, ''The Spirit of Life in
Christ Jesus." Mrs. Benj. Soule,
organist Mrs. H. C. Cooney, direc
tor. Sunday school at 12 m. Even
ing worship and song service at 7.30.
After the song service the pastor
will preach a five-minute sermon to
children on "Lifters and Leaners,"
followed by a hymn, durirg the sing
ing of which the children may go
home if they wish. Then he will
preach to the older ones on "The
Besetting God." __
The pastor will preach on Tuesday SZ:
now improving. Grove school house.
Miles Blakney arrived home on
Saturday evening after an absence
of several months. Miles has been
working for John Hope of Hancock
and speaks very highly of him as an
A crowd of local sportsmen boarded
a handcar on Sunday and started up
the road with the intention of bag
ging some partridges. They (the
sportsmen, bums or whatever you
have a mind to call them) brought
up at Bridgman and dined at the
Travelers' Home, where Landlord
Mallette and his good wife served a
splendid repast. The gang did not
see any partridges but had a glorious
Rev. Service's themes for Sunday:
Morning, "Live and Let Live
evening, "Fire! Fire!" Both ser
vices sharp on time. Special music
by the choir. Mrs. Caley, musical
director Miss Svarry and Miss
Walker, organists. Sunday school,
11:45 a. m. Adna Orton, superin
tendent. Young people and adults
are invited to attend Brotherhood
class at the close of the sermon, con
ducted by the pastor. Miss King's
teachers' training class will meet in
the gallery at 11:45 a. m. Epworth
league Sunday evening at 7 o'clock
Gladys Foote, leader. The league is
largely attended, but there is room
for more come and help.
Prayer meeting Thursday evening
at 7:30 in the lecture room.
You are all invited to join in the
activities of the Methodist church.
Notice is herbey given that all out
standing county warrants of ditch
No. 8 should now be presented for
payment at the county treasurer's
office. Interest on same ceases with
in 30 days from date of this notice.
November 14, 1912.
d 1^^ Notices under this head will be inserte
at one cent per word No advertisement will
be published this column for less than 15 cts
house and lot in
N. Hunt 41-tfc
FOR SALEA bran new fur robe,
large size. Cheap for cash. C. Lar
son, Princeton. 46-tfc
WANTEDTwo or three carloads of
cabbage. G. E Rice Potato Co
FOR SALETwo mixed collie dogs
Inquire of Frank Wolf, Route 5,
WANTEDClover seed and timothy
seed at Caley Hardware Co. 's store
Highest market prices paid. 47-tfc
FOR SALEA house and lot located
on Main street, Princeton. In
quire of Verne Mott, Route 2,
Princeton. Tn-State phone 47-tfc
FOR SALEPoland China pigs,
about 6 months old, pedigreed,
both sexes. S. E. Hoff, Route 4.
Foley, Minn. Tri-State phone. 418p
FOR SALEThe dwelling nouse
occupied by Thos. Kaliher in "village
of Princeton. Apply to Aulger
FOR SALEA 25 horse power gas
oline engine and sawmill with
shafting. Reason for sellingam
going to install a motor. Henry
Holthus, Route 2, Princeton 24-tf
FARM WANTEDWanted to buj or
rent, 40 or 80 acres near Princeton.
Price must be reasonable. Will
deal with owner only. Address A.
H. S., 2709 Second ave. S., Minne
apolis, Minn. ltp
WANTEDMen to cut cordwood.
Address Henry Forster, Long Sid
ing, Minn. itc
LOSTA heavy horse-hide mitten,
sheep covered, between Allen
Hayes' new and old residences.
Reward to person who leaves same
at Union office. ltp
My wife having left my bed and
board, I hereby give notice that I
will not be responsible for any debts
incurred by her. Leo Jopp,
Bogus Brook Minn.
November 9, 1912. 47-tp
I will sell at auction on my farm,
4 miles southwest of Princeton, on
the Blue Hill road, on Tuesday,
November 19, beginning at 1 p. m.,
3 horses, 3 fall pigs all my farm
machinery, including a binder, mow
er, cultivator, and potato planter
cream separator, wagon, all the
household goods, and numeious small
articles. Rudolph Adams, Owner.
Frank Smith, Auctioneer.
G. A. Eaton, Clerk.
November 19, in the Oak 5 Men's Gold Seal, high top fleeced.
For the First Snow
Boys' Goodyear, high top $2.25 3
Boys' Goodyear, no top $2.00
Boys' Rubbers, one buckle $1.50
Men's Arctics, one buckle $1.75
Youth's Rolled Edge Gaiters, two buckle $2.00
Overshoes and Arctics for the Whole Family. A Complete Line
10. B. NEWTONI
Put Your Money Into a Good House
You ha\e no doubt thought more or less about building a
home. Let us suggest that you look into the cost a little closer right
now. We are making some very attractive offerings on house bills this
fall, by taking advantage of which you will be consulting your own best
interests, as our special house bill quotations at this time will
you to save quite a sum of good money. As a matter of fact, we
make you very favorable quotations on bills of any kind. We have
exceptionally good stock of lumber and all kinds of building material.
CALEY LUMBER CO.
BENJAfllN SOULE, Manager
A. C. SMITH
(Successor to Q. H. Gottwerth)
Prime Meats of Every Variety,
Poultry, Fish, Etc.
Highest market prices paid tor Cattle and Hogs.
I 1 MAKE a specialty of repairing all kinds of com
plicated, watches and clocks. If you have old,
worn out jewelry bring it to me and I will make it
i like new on short notice.
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L. C. HUMMEL
Fresh and Salt Meats, Lard,
Poultry, Fish and Game in Season.
Mala Street, (Opposite Starch Factory.) Princeton, Minn.
G. F. PALTHEN
(Successor to Anton Falk}
Wines, Liquors and Cigars
Hamm's Beer on Draught
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