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FAST LAKE LILLIAN
O N ER
East Lake Lillian, Nov. 19—Erick
Englund of Renville county and Miss
Betsey Olson of Atwater attended the
surprise on Lars Erickson Sunday eve
Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Ward were at Will
mar on business today.
Arthur Rasnuisson was a caller at the
Ward home Saturday evening.
Henry Lobnitz finished up threshing
Friday evening. He has had an excep
tionally irood run. and has done a lot
of it in Lake Lillian.
Emil Hedin was a pleasant caller at
Willmar Saturday and Sunday. What's
the attraction, Emil?
The coffee social which was held at
the hospitable home of John Flann Sun
day evening, was well attended.
Services at the Christine church
Ihanksgiving morning In the afternoon
after dinner there will be given a good
Mrs. Alb. Bengtson lias improved
from her late attack of pneumonia.
There will be services at the Chris
tine church on forenoon of Thanksgiv
ing day. After the serving of dinru
there will be a program given.
Alf. Hodgson, who has been employed
at Stewart since harvest, spent part of
last week visiting with the C. Ward
family. He leaves today for Canada,
where he will be employed in the boot
and shoe business with his brother.
Success to you. A!.!
The people of Lake Lillian and vicin
ity gave a surprise recently on Lars
Krickson who has been in Souht Dakota
for the last two years. They donated
him a neat sum of money as a tokekn of
the seteem in which he is held. Lars
is the Lake Lillian store keeper.
A Toe Social.
The Monroe school, district No. 39,
will give its annual entertainment Fri
day evening, Nov. 29, at the school at
7:30 o'clock. The ladies' toes will be
sold after the program. Refreshments
served by the ladies in the district. Ev
erybody cordially welcome.
J. L. Johnson won out for County Au
ditor in Renville county by 1,666 major
105 Flltn Street
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DEC. 7th. 3
After Biff Game.
The following residents of Kandiyohi
county have taken out "big game" shoot
ing licenses and undoubtedly have join
ed the vast army (variously estimated
at from 5,000 to 10,000) that is scour
ing the northern woods to shoot deer:
J. A. Dunham, Atwater.
Conrad Iverson, Hawick.
William Knutson, Hawick.
E. J. Hood, Hawick.
John Doeskin, Raymond.
Grover Conright, Raymond.
Louis J. Kropp, Raymond.
Thorwald Peterson, Raymond.
T. Torkelson, Belgrade.
G. J. Bjornberg, Willmar.
Fred Susens, Bird Island, Rt. 3.
Earl Martin, Spicer, Rt. 2.
Martin Shipstead, Georgeville.
Edwin Erickson, Kerkhoven, Rt. 3.
C. A. Halvorson, Willmar, Rt. 5.
S. H. Stauffer, New London.
Robert Olson, New London.
Hugh McManus, Spicer.
Jno. M. Walby, Norway Lake.
Hilding Nelson, Pennock, Rt. 2.
Tom Tait, Atwater, Rt. 5.
J. D. Henderson, Kandiyohi.
Oscar Gustrud, Spicer.
Arnold P. Anderson, Spicer.
E. J. Ellingson, Pennock.
Harvey Carlson, Willmar.
R. W. Stanford, Willmar.
K. T. Otos, Willmar.
Charley G. Carlson, Willmar.
M. M. Parks, Willmar.
I. T. Cramer, Willmar.
A. L. Smith, Willmar.
A Birthday Surprise.
Miss Agnes Larson was given a hap
py surprise by about forty of her younj
friends at her home on Benson avenue
Saturday evening. The occasion was
.Miss Larson's birthday anniversary.
Games- and delicious refreshments con
tributed to the evening hours of pleas
ure. The honored guest was presented
with a beautiful manicure set as a tok
en of esteem and well wishes of many
.such happy birthdays yet to come.
Oak Park M. S. Supper and Sale.
The ladies of the church will give Its
annual supper and sale in the town hall
at Kandiyohi next Tuesday, Nov. 26th
from 5 o'clock on. Everybody welcome.
One The FREE Sewing Machine Given
Away Absolutely Without Cost
IN order to demonstrate
the superiority of this
remarkable sewing ma
chine, with its eight sets
of ball bearings, rotoscil
lo movement and its
many other labor saving
devices—in order toprove
how much better it is
than any other high-grade
sewing machine, we have
decided to spend a part
of our regular advertising
appropriation in present
ing some woman in this
city and vicinity with one
of these splendid machines.
Some one will get this sewing machine abso
lutely without cost and whoever that may be, will have the best
sewing machine manufactured—it is so recognized by the
leading experts of the country, one of whom will be here to
demonstrate it the day of the awarding.
What to Do to Participate
Every woman, whether she is a customer of this store
or not is invited to participate in this awarding, which will take
place Dec. 7th. Every one has an equal opportunity. Abso
lutely no purchase will be required and no money consideration
will be accepted. Coupons have been distributed to every
house in Willmar and vicinity. Fill out your coupon at once
and bring it to our sewing machine department. If you have
not received one, call at our sewing machine department and
get one—it will cost you nothing.
NELSON MUSIC CO.
Ladies and Misses Suits
CHILDREN'S COATS and SWEATER COATS
Sale Begins Saturday Morning, Nov. 23
Unmatchable values in up-to
date stylish winter coatsmade of
Plushes, Caraculs, Zibelines,
Boucles and other heavy hand
Everything marked in plain
figures showing the great saving
you can make by buying now
at this sale.
Come early and have the best
0. A. Sandven
The Ladles' Store Willmar, Minn
Spicer-on-Green Lake, Nov. 18—Mrs.
B. Reitan of Mora, Minn., who has been
spending a week here visiting friends
in Spicer and vicinity, departed for her
Mrs. Lena Hanson and daughter, Ida,
returned to Atwater last week, after a
visit with relatives and friends here.
Rev. T. K. Jacobs conducted services
in the Long- Lake church last Sunday.
Mrs. Sivert Hanson and daughter,
Martha, went to Willmar Saturday to
Oscar Gustrud and Arnold Anderson
left last week for the northern part of
the state, where they will hunt big
Harry Benson of Willmar, visited with
his sister, Mrs. James Wilson, the past
Miss Florence Henderson came over
from Willmar Saturday for an over Sun
day visit at her parental home here.
Miss Emma Roberg, who is staying at
Chas. Baklund's near Eagle Lake, visit
ed a few days at her home.
It appears in the St. Paul Daily News
that Anton Ostling, residing west of
Spicer, has joined the automobile con
Dr. J. A. Healy returned Thursday
from a couple of days' stay in the cities.
Nicolie Johnson visited his sister,
Thora, at Willmar, the latter part of the
Miss Julia Peterson spent Saturday
and Sunday with her folks at Kandi
The King's Messengers of the Presby
terian Sunday school are planning to
give a social in Mardin's hall, Saturday
evening, Nov. 30th, beginning at 8 o'
clock. A good program will be prepared.
Ladies are requested to bring lunch for
two. One of the interesting features of
the evening will be a Mary Quite Con
trary Garden." All are welcome.
Mr. and Mrs. Olaus Thorvig entertain
ed a few of their relatives and friends
last Tuesday evening when their infant
daughter was baptized, receiving the
name of Alice Olivia,
Confirmation exercises will be given
in the Green Lake church next Sunday
forenoon, beginning at i0:30 o'clock.
Lars Arthun visited at the O. J. Orson
home from Friday until Saturday,
The Festival and sale given by the
Willing Workers of the Zion church, last
Saturday evening, was a great success,
both socially and financially. Rev. C. C.
Holter of Red Wing, made some appro
priate remarks, but delivered his intend
ed speech Sunday afternoon in the
church auditorium. Many useful and
pretty articles were sold auction.
Much credit was due to our local auc
tioneer, Peter Henderson. Lunch was
served from five o'clock until eight and
also after the sale. The proceeds am
ounted to $14., which will be used for
furnishings for the Zion church.
Mr. and Mrs. Fredolf" Hultgren were
guests at the N. Hendrickson home last
Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Kloster and daugh
ter, Ruby, visited at the J. O. Pladson
Peter Henderson and family were en
tertained at the home of Will Lester, of.
Irving last Sunday.
Mrs. E. Alvig and daughter, Marcella,
of Dovre, was a guest of friends at Spic
er from Saturday until Sunday.
J. J. Rykken and family of Dovre,
were entertained at the home of Mrs.
Rykken's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Peter
Anderson, from Friday until Monday.
Henry J. Thorvig motored to Willmar
Monday afternoon and had some dentist
Mrs. F. O. Swenson entertains the
Ladies'Aid of the Saron Luth. church,
next Friday afternoon and evening, Nov.
22, in the church basement. J± cordial
invitation is extended to all.
Mrs. A. Samuelson, who was taken
suddenly ill last week, with a stroke of
paralysis, is now on the road to recov
Mr. and Mrs. A. Embertson visited
relatives at Eagle Lake, Sunday.
Henry O. Olson came down from Ben
son the first of the week on business in
the interest of J. A. Olson.
Oliver Larson met with a painful acci
dent while out hunting near his home,
the first part of the week. His foot was
badly sprained, so he is not able to get
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Norsten, who have
been occupying rooms in the second
story of the Otto Ronning residence dur
ing the past summer, moved Tuesday to
their farm west of town.
Tony Feleen, formerly of Spicer, but
now of Willmar, was in our burgh Mon
W. C. T. V. WUl Meet.
The Willmar Women's Christian Tem
perance Union will hold its next meeting
at the home of Mrs. W. D. Frederickson,
322 Seventh street N. next Tuesday af
ternoon at 3 o'clock. Mrs. M. T. Sand
bo will be the leader on the topic, "Need
of General Orphan Work." A cordial in
vitation to all the women is extended.
WILLMAR TRIBUNE, Wi6N£66A¥, NOVEMBER 20, 1912
SOAHDUTAVXA* XJT VUB&IO SCHOOM
By Prof. J. N. Lenker.
LECTURE TOUR WEST.
Last week it was my pleasure to lec
ture at Winthrop and meet with Its
school board, and to speak to the high
schools of Madison, Granite Falls and
Montevideo. At Madison I visited the
first grade class In Norwegian, taught
by Miss Erickson of the Mankato Nor
mal school. I have always advocated
the language of the home and settlement
in the elementary grades, but after vis
iting the first grade class in Madison
I am more confirmed that neither the
university nor the high school Is the
•place to learn the abc's of a second lan
guage. Any Swedish or Norwegian per
son, who has a certificate from a state
normal school and reads and speaks the
language fluently is able to teach it in
their respective grades in the same way
as English is taught. Some think grade
teachers are not to be had and there
fore the work must be postponed. This
is misleading. A great number of grade
teachers, graduates of our normal
schools and other schools, could begin
at once to teach either Swedish or Nor
wegian in the grades. Text books are
numerous, published in the fatherlands
and in this country for grade work. The
book used at Madison is Prof. Knute
Lokensgaard's. Supt. Nordby and Miss
Erickson are talking of writing a new
one. We wish Madison great success in
their grade and high school work in
Norse. May many follow their example!
SCANDINAVIAN IN UNIVERSITIES.
The study of Scandinavian languages
and literature in universities is not of
recent date, as the following figures will
plainly show. It was introduced in the
New York university as early as 1858,
University of Wisconsin, 1869 Columbia
University, 1880 Minnesota, 1882
Northwestern, 1885 North Dakota, 1893
Chicago, 1893 John Hopkins, 1885 Har
vard, 1888 Bryn Mawr, 1890 Western
Reserve, 1891 California, 1892 Yale,
1893 Pennsylvania, 1895 Leland Stan
ford, 1894 Michigan, 1888 Norse langu
ages and literature and the Swedish in
1896 Vanderbilt, 1891 Indiana, 1885
South Dakota, 1902 Illinois, 1909 Kan
sas, 1909 Nebraska, 1910 Washington
•State, 1910 Williamette, 1910 Oregon,
1911, also in Princeton, Cornell, Ohio,
Cincinnati, Missouri and Texas. Three
institutions offering Scandinavian in
1880. eleven in 1890, twenty-one in 1900
and thirty-seven in 1911. These courses
include Old Norse, Old Icelandic, Nor
wegian and Swedish, whose education
al importance must be appreciated by
these institutions of learning.
SCANDINAVIAN IN HIGH SCHOOLS.
It is only during the last two or three
years that its introduction in the high
schools has gained impetus as the fol
lowing will indicate. The study of Scan
dinavian in the high schools is being
pursued in our state as follows: Lanes
boro, Rushford, Spring Valley, Minne
apolis in four schools, Willmar, Daw
son, Madison, Fergus Falls, Thief River
falls, Crookston, Fosston, Duluth, Vir
ginia, Benson, St. James, Cokato, De
troit, Henning, Milan, Lindstrom and
Hanley Falls. It will also be introduced
into the high schools of St. Paul, though
turned down once, also of Montevideo,
Granite Falls, and Winthrop. Scandin
avian is thus in thirty or more high,
schools. It is also taught in six other
states. In Wisconsin Stoughton, Stan
ley and Hudson in Iowa Decorah, Story
City Lake Mills and Northwood in Il
linois, Chicago, Moline and Rockford in
North Dakota, Grand Forks in New
York Jamestown and Brooklyn in
Washington, Everett. It is difficult to
gather complete statistics and no doubt
there are others not heard from. Tell
us if you know of any. In the country
district schools, the work is also grow
Minneapolis, Minn., Nov. 18, 1912.
Won by a Traveling1 Man.
A large audience attended the enter
tainment given at the Bonde hall on
Monday evening by the American Su
burbs Company of Minneapolis. A des
criptive lecture on Northern Minnesota
and International Falls was given by
Mr. Jones, secretary of the company.
One hundred stereopticon views of
Northern Minnesota and early Minne
apolis and International Falls proved to
be very interesting and instructive.
One of the interesting features of the
evening was the deciding of the bean
jar contest. The judges were H. C. Han
sen, L. A. Tjosvold, E. P. Bjornberg. At
the close of the entertainment the judges
decision was announced. They found the
jar held 1852 beans and the winner was
Jerome Pancake, a traveling salesman
of St. Paul, who guessed 1850.
Take Dr. 0. 3. Forssell's Massage
Treatments for Idver and Kidney Trou
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Block, Willmar, Minn.—Advertisement.
Mrs. A. P. Hultberg entertained a few
friends to a delicious luncheon at her
home on Becker avenue last Friday af
Mrs. Victor J. Holmberg of Kandiyohi
spent a few days in Willmar last week.
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O E pwornv CO.,
Maple Camp No. 384 R. N. A., will
render the following program at Carlson
hall, Tuesday evening, Nov. 26, 1912:
Music, instrumental June Murray
Hostess. Mrs. D. W. McLaughlin
Mrs. Epicure Dorothy Wheeler
Mrs. Orderly Mrs. J. W. Kent
Mrs. Motherly Lottie Pelton
Mrs. Hustle Mrs. N. Mclntire
Mrs. Social Mrs. H. E. Palm
Song Eight Cooks
Broom Drill .Eight Ladles
Song. Twelve Nurse Girls
Reo. Lottie Pelton
-Mrstad. and two children,
Alice and Earif left Saturday to spend
Sunday with Kerkhoven friends.
Mrs. P. J. Berg- and son Arthur spent
Sunday visiting at Crow River.'
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SEWS FROM FATHERLAND
A Brief Resume of the Most Im
portant Happenings in the
Karlsruhe and Rostock are the
names of two new cruisers which
soon will be launched at Kiel.
The governments of the triple al
liance are in close touch with each
other, and trusted representatives are
keeping up a series of mutual visits
between the courts.
Forty German fire insurance com*
panies have united in insuring the
airships of the Zeppelin company and
the German Airship Stock company.
This step will save the leaders of
these enterprises from a great deal
of worry. The airships were former
ly insured almost exclusively in the
(English Lloyd, because the German
rates were considerably higher.
The art collection of Archduke Jo
hann Orth, of Austria, who disap
pearedjover twenty years ago and has
been declared dead, will be sold at
public auction in Berlin. It took
thirty cars to transport the collection
to Berlin, and lovers of art in all parts
of the world will be Interested in the
The Old Reliable
By making a small purchase
at Mossberg's Drug Store for
at least 50 cents or more,
you can secure one of the
celebrated Chattanooga Cal
endars and weather charts,
with daily weather forecasts
by Prof. A. J. DeVoe, the
greatest meteorologist of
our time, giving you an ac
curate weather prediction
from day to clay for 1913.
We make a specialty of
filling physician's prescrip
tions and family recipes for
which we use only the pur
est drugs and chemicals...
no way to describe the lively, smart styles of
these new overcoats so that you'll get a really good idea of them.
Even the best illustrations don't do the
clothes full justice. You've simply got
to see the goods if you want to "get a
line" on them.
Hart Schaffner & Marx
have produced the best overcoat styles
this season we have ever seen unless
you have a look at them you'll miss the
smartest lot of stuff in the market and
we're sure you don't want to do that.
You can find plenty of goodlook
ing clothes everywhere but there's
more than looks in these. There's
quality in them fine fabrics, fine
tailoring, fine finish. They're the
clothes you want.
New styles for young men new belt
back models new colors and weaves.
The home of Hart Schaffner & Marx clothes
Halberstadt—Two more German
airmen were killed here. Lieuten
ant Altrichter was making a flight in
a biplane, in which he carried an en
gineer named Meyer, as a passenger,
phen the motor suddenly stopped and
(the aeroplane plunged to the ground
from a height of sixty feet. The
nien were found dead in the shat
At a meeting of the Berlin medical
•oeiety Priedrich F. Friedmann an
nounced the discovery of what he be
lieved to be a practical cure for every
form of tuberculosis. He exhibited
cured patients and declared that he
had treated 682 eases by bis method
with invariable improvement, and al
most invariable complete cures. Prom
inent physicians testified to successes
by this method in their own practice,
pr. Friedmann injects living tubercle
bacilli which had been rendered be
The ultra-patriotic element in Ger
many resents the use in the German
language of words of foreign origin.
Modern German is full of English
words and they are being gradually
eliminated. "Kek" for "cake" is the
newest purification. The firm of
Messrs. Leibnitz, who make over five
million cakes yearly, have altered at
an enormous cost all their huge post
ers throughout the country from
"cakes" into "keks."
The kaiser has now been a sports*
man for forty years, or since he was
a boy of 13, and during this period,
according to figures just issued, more
than 70,000 pieces of game of all
kinds, including a whale, have fallen
to his unerring aim. This is the
more remarkable since his majesty
has always been just as much of a
one-armed man as Lord Nelson be
came, and has no power in bis bridle
hand. But the strength of one arm
has been absorbed by the other, and
a cordial handshake from him is like
the grasp of a vise.
The new Zeppelin airship, construct*
sd for the navy, which is designated
"L 1," traveled over 1,000 miles during
its recent uninterrupted flight of 30
hours. Details as to the speed are
withheld, but it is believed to be the
fastest airship In existence. The)
Tagltche Rundschau points out that
If Hamburg had been the starting
place instead of Friedrichshafen, "L
1" could have crossed the North sea,
made observations over Dover and
Portsmouth, and returned to Hamburg
via.London, and seeing that it would
still have plenty of beniine on board
Jt could have made further excursions,
extending several hours, over the
"most interesting places." The na
tionalist organ adds that when five
members of the commission, who were
on board to make sure that the airship
fulfilled the requirements of Use naval
authorities, are replaced by mete hen
sine and mote war implements, the
usefulness of "L 1" will he apparent
"WV^-V-T^ "T«v? 1 -J& 'f *^£'g??j&ftt*l?'-i
to'take~~6ver~the oiT business- of tfsx
country, thus stopping competition* in
oil from this and other countries^ 1s
about to become a very live issue|he
tween the governments of Germany
and America. Already the founda
tions for a diplomatic contest
been laid, and Mr. Leishman
American ambassador, has put
caveat to protect the rights of th
people, which is to be followed
more vigorous representations unless
the amendments to the projected ofl
monopoly bill, which the German gov
ernment now is making, shall
to render the measure less injurious
to the industry in America. The
German government expects
cans to assent to the measure
ed by Germany along the lines of the
anti-trust legislation in America. II
has also very broadly intimated that
it might resent any attempt on the
part of the American government to
interfere in what it considers the)
purely internal affairs of Germany,y'
The Berlin weather office announces
that it is ready to provide subscribers
by means of the telephone with
daily digest of weather conditions in
all parts of the world and with
most expert forecast of the next
twenty-four hours' obtainable. Tha
terms are $3.75 a month, or $lf
quarter, which ensures a telephone
caB daily between midday and Sfjp.
m., with the information stated. Gain
at other hours can be
special terms. This step is approved
by fruiters and grain, wood and coat
dealers, and others interested in
sale. Black eMtrtWsil
torse hUe rales.
A ales let of 100 tanasd
skins. Boms of. tfesss
up itfto robs*. Anyone
*«y talmas, doc skins shotM
soon sefoxe they ate aH. mass
We Sottas waA zspalx olA
Bring tnsm ta.
rur sUttsas for sals.
Important STotles an
tannins should he salts* at
aftsr sMaulmg to keep