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£)R. A. HARDEN,
Office, Comer Minnesota and 1st N. S
NEW ULM, MINN.
Teeth extracted wlthont pain by the use of
talized air or nitrons oxide gas.
QR. L. A. FRITSCHE,
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON.
Female Diseases a Specialty- -y
Offioe in W. BoeBoh's New'Brick RlocK
New Ulm. Minn.
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
Office in 6 Doehne's new biick block.
NEW ULM, MINN.
f)R. J. L. SCHOCH «V-
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON.
Calls promptly attended to night or day.
Office over Pioneer Drug Store.
NEW ULM, MINN.
jyBL C. HIRSCH,
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON.
Office over 01sen's Drugstore.
When in town, can bo found at ^office
a* all hours.
NEW ULM. MINN
A E. BEHNKE, D. V. S.
VETERINARY SURGEON AND DENTIST
Office over Brown County Bank. Fine
barn to the rear of the building, where
horses can be left for treatment.
|^R. L. G. BELL^
Office in the Meridian Block
NEW ULM, MINN.
Teeth extracted without pain by the
latest approved methods.
JJR. EMIL MUELLER
nTctefitiary SUttfeoH $ BeHtist
Calls, either in the city or country
promptly and satisfactorily attended to.
Office in the Masonic Block, Second
NEW ULM MINN.
I J)R. A. KOEHNE,
Having treated sick animals for years
I can conscientiously recommend my
self to all who need the services of a
competent Veterinary. Orders may be
left at the Pioneer Drug Store.
I NEW ULM, MINN.
OS. A. ECKSTEIN,
•Sttoi'itey & dotttytelof
Titles examined and perfected.
Parfcn nlar attention given to col
8®-Otfi.ce over Brown Co
C. A. HAS a ERG
LIND & HAGBERG,
rittarneys and Gonnselors at Law,
Attend to Suits in all the State and
U. S tourts.
Special Attention Paid to Collections.
GERMAN AND SCANDINAVIAN LAN-
NEW ULM. MINN.
Sttofrtey &i)d doundiloi1
Also Notary Public and Justice of the
Peace. Collections promptly attended
NEW ULM, MINN.
C. A. HEERS
Architect & Builder
Broadway & South 5th Str. New Ulm.
Plans and Specifications furnished and
contracts taken for all classes of build
Baer & Setter.
IRON & STEEL ROOFING,
JOB WORK OF ALL KINDS.
Stoves and Tinware are all of the best
make and give excellent satisfaction. fe
$3P*Store located next to Masonic Block.
A one horse-power engine "and* boiler
for sale at this office. Terms will be
'Barley Head has gone to Fargo,
Aug. Luetjen has gone to St. Paul to
Geo. Boock is at Springfield this week,
establishing a grade.
Mrs. Whitney of Madison, Wisconsin,
is visiting here "with her son.
Mrs. David Beetle and children are
visiting in Redwood county.
The Madelia Messenger, a new paper,
made its appearance last week.
The Farmers'Warehouse in SpringffieH,
it is thought, will resume operations^
The express office will be removed to
the Leibold building, next to Retzlaffs'.
Rev. Seeger pf Kansas City has accep
ted a call from the Evangelical congre
gation. W I I S I
The state summer school opens in Slee
py Eye to-day** ^It will continue a
Otto Sommer and Johnny Schapekahm
left yesterday morning for parts un
known. »J VTv
Vogelpohl & Spaeth have nearly com
pleted a $1,000 pipe organ for«a church
congregation at Tracy.
The Lamberton Leader is booming
John B. Lauer of that village for sheriff.
Lauer*is an old New Ulm boy.
Henry Kiesling, foimeriy of this place,
is one of the stockholders in a new mill
that is to be erected in Winthrop.
John Schlumpbergei of Cottonwood
will make a trip to Kentucky soon with
the view of picking out a location.*
J. II. O'Brien of Ridgely has again
donned the judicial robes and is now the
only justice in West Newton and Ridge
Wm. Klimmeck, editor of the Water
town Staats-Zeitung came down to New
Ulm last week to have his throat treat
C. W. H. Heideman now grows over
thirty varieties of roses and can boast of
as fine a collection as most people in
Seventy-tw passengers came to New
Ulm from Sleepy Eye on the Monday
afternoon train to witness the fireworks
in the evening.
W. L. Seaton returned on Friday from
St. Peter, where he has had charge of'the
electric light plant. To-morrow he.will
leave for Minneapolis.
A meeting of the Republican club will
be held at Turner Hall on Friday even
ing at the close of the city caucus.
Every member should attend.
It will be a surprise to the people of
New Ulm to know that Henry Crone is
about to go out of the store business.
He will close out his stock at once.
A match game between the Red Rocks
and Hornets on Sunday resulted in a
victory for the Hornets with a score of
9 to 7. This begins to look like ball.
At the Saturday meeting of the Turn
verein Chas. L. Roos, E. Brandt and E.
G. Pahl were chosen as delegates to the
Duiuth meeting the latter pait of this
Deputy Sheriff Schapekahm jailed a
stranger yesterday who was sorely afflic
ted with what is best described as a cia
zy drunk. He will be given a hearing
Judge Webber, accompanied by his
wife and son, left for the east Friday af
ternoon. He will visit Maine, Massaehu
cetts and Connecticut and be absent over
A baloon fell on the roof of W. *Hau
enstein's building on Monday evening
and almost started a big fire. A sky
rocket also went crashing through the
window of his saloon.
John Steidl was brought down from
Springfield Friday for ten days' confine
ment in the county jail. His offense
consisted in allowing his horses to run
on his neighbor's fields.
Louis Gerstman of Morgan died on
Monday. Gerstman at one time lived in
New Ulm and will be rememBered as
the man who was victimized by New York
confidence men on the gold brick deal.
Within the past few days Postmaster
Schmidt has received an increase of sal
ary amounting to $100, owing to the
growth of business. This ought to be an
inducement to Gotlieb to have Mr. Har
Louis Stern, assistant editor 'of the St.
Paul Volkszeitung and manager of the
Dramatic Section of the Saintly City
Turnv^rein, witnessed the presentation
of Der Meineidbauer on Sunday evening
and was very complimentary in his re
ferences to the work of the New Ulm
amatuers. 4 S-SE* -«.Z^ '"ss^^y*^^1-*,
Among the strangers attracted to New
Ulm from a distance on^he Fourth were
Frank Schmidt of Hudson, Wis.,^, Mrs.
Koehler and daughter of Red Wing, Ot
tomar Seiter and wife, Misses Nellie and
Gertie Dreis, John Jelinek, Alfred Kel
ler, Geo. Dochne, Otto Backer, Louis
Buenger, Wm. Loesch and Jos. Zeimet
of St. Paul and Wm. Backer of Maple
ton. 5 J$$St
Albeit Seiter spent Satur
Paul onlrasiness.^4 ?M^:
Mr. and Mrsl John Hauensteim^will
spend the winter in Florida.
The county commissioners vvill "^meet
at the court-house on the 15th. 5
Geo. Galles will leave for Minneapolis
next week to work in a barber shop.
Henry Furst Jr. of Chicago spent Sun
day at the home of John Hauenstein.
Wm. Landwehr of Milwaukee is visit
ing with the family of John Schapekahm.
G. Schmidt of Tracy and Miss Lydia
Getch of this city will be married on the
Mr. and Mrs. Marten of Wisconsin are
the guests of their daughter, Mrs. Ralph
Mrs. Geo. Dayton spent the week visit
in the^west end ^.the
ing with frie
county. ^f^is-v* ~.^"
Work has been commenced on the new
school house- Keute & Nagel have the
Dr. J. H. James, the Mankato oculist,
will visit New Ulm the first Sunday of
every menth. ,t .. „, ,H
The Red Rocks have" purcnased new
base-ball suits and expect tp do consid
erable work this summer. ,,
A son of August Stock diedonThurs
day and was buried Saturday 'afternoon.
He nineteen years of age. ",iC'
H. FI«B3J1, the pop manufacturer, has
invested a fine delivery «vagon.
Boock Bros* W-'re the manufacturers.
Wm. Borchert was quietly married
yesterday afternoon by Rev. Seeger. The
bride is a young lady who recently came
War has been declared on the bottoms
in Ridgely. Big Peter, Jim, John, Billy
and Jake all carry guns and are
for a meeting.
Frank Zschunke, a compositor in the
office of the Post, left yesterday for Wa
tertown to wrork in the office of the Da
.kota Staat Zeitung.
Among the strangers who attended the
theatre at Turner Hall on Sunday ever
ing were Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Gieseke* of
Sleepy Eye and Mr. and Mrs. Hugo
Schleuder of Springfield.
The.sky rockets fired on the evening
of the Fourth came very near doing seri
ous damage. Two of them, firmed at the
monument, pierced the tin roof of Mrs.
Friton's house, while others fell close to
individuals and were driven borne dis
tance into the ground.
C. R. Datvis, of St. Peter, who is a can
didate for congress, made the claim the
other day that McCleary and himself
were the only men who were to be con
sidered in the present contest. Turrell,
he claimed, would cut no figure, but
well he made be mistaken.
Editor Strasser should not be his own
judge as to the comfort afforded by the
hard-bottomed chairs in Turner Hall. To
be still more plain, it is those who are
not in the habit of hovering about the
bar-room between acts whose opinion
should be taken in the matter.
The. Hermann Sons have elected the
foil wing officers: Pres., Chas. Hauenstein
vice-president, Julius Krause secretary,
Cail Rolloff financial secretary, Carl
Gebser treasurer, John Belm director,
Julius Berndt park committee, Aug
Hellmann, Geo. Merkle and Jos. Galles.
In Chicago on Saturday the question
of building the new depot in this city
was discussed and by to-night it is
thought the result will be made public.
Mr. Hallenbeck is known to be in favor
of the project and used every argument
that could be advanced at Saturday's
F* H. RetzlafE and C. H. Hornburg ar
ranged a mower contest on Chas. Pin
gle's farm in Milford last Saturday and
before it was over the scene waxed in
teresting. RetzlafE used the Woods mow
er and Hornburg the Deering and when
the excitement was over the judges de
creed in favor of the Woods machine.
When Ernst Kluegel, who lives in the
north end of town, came out of his house
Monday morning he found the roof in
flames. Plenty of water prevented com
plete destruction, but nevertheless con
siderable damage was done and this is
now being repaired by the Home Insur
ance Co. No one knows the cause of
the fire. «$&• 3 $
W. E. Wooley of the Northwestern
Photo Engraving Co. of Minneapolis was
in the city Wednesday. He was on his
way to Sleepy Eye to straighten up some
difficulty about an order for cuts sent in
by Hamliton^nd Cox, the young men
who wrote up New Ulm several months
ago. It seems the young men collected
for the cuts from business men and then
neglected to pay for them
On the 17th. of this month the Noble
Outcast will be presented at Turner Hall
by local talent assisted by J. F. Milton,
who played the leading role, with the
Choate Company. In the "character of
the outcast Milton acted well when here
before, and as it is seldom that our home
people appear in an English play, suffi
cient interest will no doubt be aroused,
to draw out a good attendance
Recording Secretary J. Strasser Cor
responding Secretary, A. Steinhaiiser
Taeasurer, E. G. Pahl 1st Turnwart, H.
Engel 2nd Turnwart, Robert Brandt.
The Springfield post-office came with
in $10 of being a presidential one last
quarter. Had the business men there"
taken just a little pains to put their let
ters in the office instead of mailing them
on the train, the advance in grade would
have been made, and the many advanta
ges resulting from a presidential office
would have accrued to the citizens. of
Springfield. All these little acts either
help or hurt a town.
The-average watch chain is about a
foot long and it is two hundred and sev
enty feet around the Masonic Block. F.
W. Hauenstein received from a large
New York jewelry establishment this
morning a lot of gentlemen's gold watch
chains, which if hooked together would
make one chain for*a fence to go entirely
around this building. The combined
strength of these chains would easily
move the largest building in N^ew Ulm
In this lot are fifty varieties.
IsTThe returns rua'de by Assessor Schil
ling show that New Ulm has an assessed
real estate valuation of $ 1-23,107 and a
personal pioperty valuation of $212,075.
There are 394 horses and mules, valued
at $17,435, and 515 cattle valued at $4,
929. There are no sheep but 41 hogs
and 203 dogs. Of pianos there are 48,
sewing machines 438, watches and clocks
741 and diamonds and jewelry to the
value of $100. We have 780 buildings
and 775 personal property tax-payers.
We hear Albert Blanchard, of New
Ulm, spoken of as a candidate for the
office of Judge of Probate. We say
spoken of because at New Ulm the oth
er day we heard it discussed somewhat
and on the train a west end man made
the same suggestion. Mr. Blanchard
himself may know nothing about the
matter but if his ears tingled any last
week he may now know for the first time
hat it was about. The fact that Mr.
B. is a Republican will not bar him from
the race.—Sleepy Eye Dispatch.
On Thursday night three men worked
the nut shell game on a farmer at Kaso
ta. Tivo of the party engaged them
selves in a game of cards, while a thiid,
appaient stranger, offered to bet$250 on
the game. He dives into his pocket to
put up the "long green," but to his dis
appointment he finds he is short. So he
stepped \»p to the farmer and asked him
to kindly lend him the requiied amount.
The unsuspecting mralite presented lih
pocket-book with $250, but his benefac
tor relieved him before he had time to
catch his breath.
While on his way home Monday night
Mike Brandel, a faimer living east of
town, A\ as assaulted by four men who
struck him on the head with a blunt in
strument, making a cut of o^er five inch
es on the side and top of the head. He
was robbed and thrown into a ditch and
left for^dead. The deed was done about
10 o'clock, and about 12 o'clock he came
to himself and wandered to the home of
James Addy, who brought him to town
for medical aid. Dr. Marcellus dressed
the wound and gives it as his opinion that
it is a wonder that the skull was not
fractured. At this writing the injured
man is doing well.—Sleepy Eye Herak1,
'•Der Meineidbauer" was presented fr
the second time on Sunday evening to a
very fair audience. The players appeared
to even better advantage than on the first
occasion and in the cases of Miss Ella
Seiter and Mrs. Pahl the audience showed
its appreciation with gifts of beautiful
boquets. Mr. Schlumpberger also ap
peared (behind the curtain and while the
the band through some mistake played
swreet strains below) and covered himself
with that credit which is so delightful to
an actor's feelings. The flash of the eye,
the eager ring of the voice and the im
petuosity of his manner were such as to
constitnte in Mm an artist on the stage,
for in unaffected naturalness, "don't you
know" is genuine art.
FOUR THOUSAND AND OVER
That Itepresents the Population of New
Ulm According to Schilling's Count.
Assessor Schilling has been doing good
work this spring in taking a complete
census of the city and missing no one.
His count does not include the college
or hospital, but nevertheless it foots up
4,043 people or an increase, of 302 over
the official census of 1890. That for
some reason does not seem to have been
complete or else we have grownu^ery
rapidly in the past two years.
Going into'detail the First Ward num
bers 1,495, the Second 1,418 and the
Third 1,130. There are 2,025 males and
and 2,018 females, divided by wards as
follow^ First, 750 males and 745 fe
males Second, 700 males and 710 fe
males Third 575 males and 555 females,
The Turnverein has ehoschfte follow- W I E BOISE & CEREMONY
rag officers for the present year Pres*,
Robert Nix^Vice^resident W. E. Koch Thus is Commemorated Aa lloble Deed^^
Recording Serrfirsirv., J- TT. «*«»CM«.. .,
the Eerqes of 76.
Lota of People- Gather in Hew Ulm and
Witness a Celebration.
A clear sky and a zephyr, soft as a
whispered prayer, ushered in the anni
versary of Independence Day for 1892.
Along with it came the boomihg of can
non and the constant racket of the pistol
and fire cracker and before many hours
had slipped away the streets were well
lined with people, The small boy, ever
ready to make himself heard, the little
girl with her new white dress of which
she was just as proud as she was of her
country and the young man from the
country who having heard "ta-ra-ra
boom-de-a" for the first time,hummed it
all day—all were on dock and having a
jolly good time. Pne thing in particu
lar was noticeable—the absence of an
noying demonstrations and useless and
rowdy disturbances. Everybody was
happy, but no one was inclined to be
The parade in the morning did not
possess many new features over those
given in our city on previous occasions
but at any rate it was creditable. At
the head came Col. Pfaender and Adjt.
Eckstein and following them were the
Concordia Band, Company A, Hecker
Post, Burg's Battery, the Mayor and
council and the. speakers. In the second
division, he&ded^ by Wm. Koch, were the
Silver Cornet Band, the St. Joseph's
Society, Turnverein, and the pupils of
the Turner, Lutheran and Catholic
schools. The third division with Jos. A.
Eckstein as marshal included the Mos
quito Band, the Fire Department and the
various floats. The latter represented
the business houses of Louis Buenger,
John Hauenstein, Aug. Schell, Wagner
& Saverien, W. Eibner, the American
Express Company and Andrew Eck
At the close of the street exhibition,
the more impressive exercises were held
in Turner Hall Park. Singing and the
reading of the Declaration started the
program and then followed addresses in
English and German by Prof. Nix of this
city and Louis Stern of St. Paul. Both
gentlemen were eloquent and logical in
their brief discourses and instead of
plucking feathers from the eagle o-ave
their listeneis the benefit of careful
thought and valuable suggestions.
In the afteinoon the crowd divided
up between the arions parks. Around
Turner Hall holered agood share of the
throng and financially the picnic was a
success.' Wm. Julius won the solid gold
medal in bowling and Emil Wicheiski
won the silver one. Julius made 27 in
In GeimanPark and aroundSchmuck
er's Tivoli, Company A and the Concor
dia Band furnished amusement to many.
Prize shooting was the chief feature here
and the prizes were awarded as follow s:
B. Gareis, a rifle Julius Krause, a revol
ver and cigar holder Henry Meyer, a pipe.
On college hill and near the Catholic
church interesting picnics were also helc1.
*The Methodists of the city repaired to
the country and enjoyed the quiet
Carl Schramm's grove in Milfdrd.
In the evening the crowd gathered
around the Sioux Monument and witness
ed the finest display of fire-works ever
seen in New Ulm. It was indeed a beau
tiful sight. Many of the rockets were
new and the variety rendered the scenic
effect pleasing to all.
Then came the dances in the various
halls atd good attendance is reported
Republican Oounty Convention.
A RepublicanConvention for the Coun
ty of Brown will be held on Wednesday,
July 13, 1892, in Turner Hall, New Ulm
at 11 o'clock a. m. for the purpose of
electing eight delegates to represent
Brown County at the State Convention to
be held at St'.Paul July 28th and eight
delegates to represent'Brown County at
the second district congressional conven
tion to be held at Mankato July 21st,
for the purpose of placing in'nomination
candidates for the following named of
fices Auditor,Treasurer.Attorney Register
tendent of Schools, Surveyor, Coroner.
CourtCommissibner andRepresentative &
for the transaction of such other business
as may properly come before the conven
tion. All voters, without regard to past
political affiliations, who believe in the
principles of the Republican party, and
who desire its success in the present
campaign, are invited to participate in
the selection of delegates to this conven
The following res6lutidns were unani
mously adopted by the County Cojumit
Resolved, Thafeach town be entitled
to one delegate for each twenty-five votes
cast for Governor Merriam in 1890, and
one delegate for major fraction thereof.
Resolved further that each town be al
lpwed, in addition to the foregoing num
ber of delegates, two delegates at large.
The several towns are entitled to the
following number of delegates intheCon
Eden *~Z.s.*ZX JFT.. .„:. 3
Home ... .'. 3
Lake Hanska .-...* 3
Leavenworth%v. ,.*... 3
New Ulm at large ...». 2
New Ulna 1. ward *. .5
New Ulin«2. \iard ft
New JClua 3, ward 4
North Star 4
Sleepy Eye 8
Stark ....,...m *fj
Stately .*.. .25"^i
The town committees are respectfully^^
requested to select such time for townfr^/fif
conventions as will be most convenient^^^v.,
for the voters in their respective towns. l-f'
I,A Chas. L. RoosC* 1%^'M
A caucus of the Republican voters of
the city of New Ulm will behelff atTur
ner Hall on Friday evening at 8 o'clock
for the purpose of electing two delegates
at large to represent the city of New Ulni
in the county convention to be held at
Turner Hall, Wednesday, July 13th.
The different words of the city will cau
cus at the same place and time to elect,
the proper number of delegates and to
transact such other business as may pro
perly come before them.
F. W. Johnson
Chairman of Citv Committee.
STORE FOR REXT.
The store room on the corner of Minne
sota and Second North now occudied by
Henry Crone is offered for rent. Inquire
of Geo. Doehne.
A gray cape was lost on Sunday some
where between Hauenstein's brewery and
Fritsche's farm in Lafayette. Finder
will please leave at this office.
IMPROVED LANDS FO SALE.
W N E I & E *S. E.± Sec. 14,T. Ill
N E Se.-. 32, T. 109, R. 31, Sigel
S Sec. 30, T. 109, R. 32, Stark
N N W S 26, T. 109, R. 35,
North Star,f sale, or rent,and loans on
farm Mortgages negotiated by
J. Newhart, New Ulm^Minn.
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS.
Sealed proposals will be received by
the Town Clerk, John Manderfeld jr. in
Sigel, for the building a wooden bridge
across the little Cottonwood Rherinthe
Town of Sigel 1 etween Sec. 31 &32 un
til the 11th day of July 1892. Plan and
specifications can be seen with above said
Town Clerk of Sigel. The Board of Su
pervisors hereby reserve the right to re
ject anv and all bids. Dated Sigel June
By Order of the Tow Board
A. Mandeifeld, Chan man #)f Sup.
Pianos, Organs and Sewing Machines.
Agent for the Singer Sewing Machines,
known by every one to be the best mach
ine on earth.
Pianos and Organs of the best makes.
Sheet music, the latest out. All goods
goods guaranteed to be first class and
prices the lowest for the quality of goods
All goods guaranteed to give satisfaction
or money refunded.
Organs and Sewing machines repaired.
Office in Eeibold's Block next door to
new Express office.
SUMMONS FOR RELIEF7
State of Minnesota, County of Brown }-ss
District Court, Ninth Judicial District.
Cora O. Turner, Plaintiff against James
L. Turner. Defendant.
The State of Minnesota, to the above
You are hereby summoned and required
to answer the complaint of the Plaintiff in
the above entitled action, which is filed in
the office of the Clerk of the District Court
of the 9th Judicial District in and for the
County of Brown and State of Minnesota
and to serve a copy of your answer to the
said complaint on the subscriber at his of
fice in the Village of Sleepy E Lake in
said County within thirty days after the
service of this upon you, exclu
sive of the day of such service and if, you
fail to answer the said complaint within
the time aforesaid, the Plaintiff in this ac
tion will apply to the Court for the relief
demanded in the complaint.
Dated May 16th 1892.
L. G. J)AVIS,
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS-
Sealed proposals will be recieved the
Board of Trutees of School District S 46
in the county of Sibley and State of Minne
sota for buildmjEj the new school house to
be erected by said school district according
to the plans and specifications for the same
now on file with the Clerk of said School
District, said school House to cost not to
exceed $i,(KX). Proposals will be recieved
until the 18th day of July 1892 at 10 o'clock
in the fornoon. Th party to the
contract is awarded will be"required to give
a bond with sureties for the faithful per
formance of the contract and the Board of
Trustees hereby reserve the right to reject
any and all bids.
Dated, at Gibbon, Minn. June 15th 1892.
t. Augus Peterson
Call and secure advantage of clvap
I C. W. AKRART, PB