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HOME LEAGUE BOWLING
Monday evening the high single score,
253, made by,£imil Buenger earlier in
She season was knocked over by A. W.
Schmidt who hit the maples for a 257
ewunt. Several other high scores were
thrown in the league, notable among
which are: Haag 227, Boock 223, 221,
Buenger 229, Rauschke 224, R. Dahms
216 and Hackbart 222.
The scores of the week:
I THE MODEL"
Suitable Goods For
1- Lenten Sea on
& Cut Lunch Herring in 10-Ib.
5 Smoked Whitefish, best quality
Canned Salmon, 15c to 40c.
Canned Tuna Fish, 25c per can.
"jr. Canned Sardines, 8c—25c.
Caaned Fish Balls, 25c per can.
Canned Herring in Tomato
Sauce, 25c per can.
Canned California Sardines in
Tomato Sauce, 12 l-2c per
Canned Shrimp, 15c psr can.
Canned Minced Sea Clams, 15c
Canned Deep Sea Crabs, 25c
Note our assortment of Cheese
Prepared Rarebit Cheese.
Imported Roquefort and Amer
Green Chili Cheese.
FRESH FRUITS AND VEG
& Sole Agents, for Chase & San
S" born's Teas and Coffees.
Wm, H. Biorbaum, Prop.
PHONE 72.. 18 N. MINN. ST.
850 -824 775 2449
181 186 578
135 177 445
176 182 529
149 195 539
196 171 196 563
906 812 936 2654
800 777 901 2478
676 829 797 2302
832 883 814 2529
164 127 159 450
183 180 141 504
150 197 145 492
185* 160 181 526
188 181 221 590
870 845 847 2562
914 763 720 2393
HOME LEAGUE STANDINGS
788 821 780 2389
A. E. R.
795 829 896 2520
791 884 812 2487
799 828 750 2377
720 679 775 2174
890 819 891 2600
802 863 952 2617
"More Wheat," a very interesting
moving picture film on how to obtain
integer yield of better wheat, will be
fihawtin at Ruby Theater on Saturday.
•Farmers ar© invited to see this film
oecause it shows how to solve many
important farm problems.
J. N. G.
752 844 832
746 778 733 2257
MUST PLAY OFF TIE
The Hich School basket ball team of^
this place will go to Lamberton Friday!
of this week to meet the Cottonwood
team to decide the championship of the'
district. When they played Madelial
of five game, without a defeat marked,
off the tie and Lamberton has been chosen,
as neutral ground.
Iffl10 WHEN HAI
Restore Color, Gloss,
AUFDERHEIDE WORKERS ASK
MORE PAY AND LONGER
BOY LABOR AT THE EAGLE
Last Tuesday' afternoon about 28
men employed in the New Ulm Brick
& Tile Yards laid down their tools and
Lost Perc. made a demand for a raise in «wages.
22 666 Mr. Aufderheide told them that he
24 651' wanted 24 hours within which to give
29 560 their demands due consideration and
.32 515 suggested to them that they go back
33 500 to work at the old scale until the matter
41 394 had been settled and disposed of but this
41 378 the men were not willing to do. They
45 3481 returned, however, the next morning
and renewed their demands for higher
wages. They were told to resume
work and that by Saturday evening the
firm wovld be able to tell them what the
567' new- scale would be.
456 Want Longer Day
390 Up to the time they struck for higher
435 wages, that class of workers received
523'pay at the rate of twenty-two cents
18 per hour for a nine hour day and their
I demand was for twenty-five cents an
hour and they expressed a desire to
work 10 hours so that their daily wage
would be $2.50.
Wednesday morning it looked as tho
there might be trouble and the police
was notified but their help was not
required, as there was no disturbance.
Wednesday afternoon, four placards
were put up on the lamp posts in the
city at the following corr.es: Brown
County Bank, Fair Store, Farmers and
Merchants State Bank and Mrs.
B. Follman's Millinery Store. These
placards bore the following inscription:
"50 men, Mexicans, WANDET New
Ulm Brick and Tile Yards. $1.50 a
John Hirschbeck who was caught
doing this work was taken into custody
by the police and lodged in jail but was
later released and no further attempts
452 have been made to prefer charges against
433 him. Four of the strikers returned to
492 work Thursday and by Monday all of
602 the strikers were back at work except
69 such as the Aufderheide's did not care
The employers granted the wages
asked for, a raise from twenty-two cents
to twenty-five cents an hour. At present
493 they are working nine hours a day but
421 it "is expected that in a week or two
475 there will be enuf work «o that they can
425 be employed 10 hours a day.
93 The Aufderheides say that they were
not forced to close down their plant at
2428 all but were able to keep the work going
jjn all the branches as tho nothing had
482! happeneJ. They also state that they
390 had been contemplating making this
373' increase in wages before any demand
386, was made upon them and that the only
394 thing they did not like about if was
282 the fact that no request was made for
a raise before the men walked Out.
last week and won the boys thot they ., ,,.,77,
.... ,. At the Eagle Mill there was a small
had a clear title to the championship' ,,
i. i. i. L±. npple on the surface of affairs when a
honors but Cottonwood called up and'
number of boy sweepers asked to have
said that they had played a schedule
against them and that they felt their .,
x.^i .. i_- .. .them were under twenty years of age
title to the championship was just as .. ., .,
J.-L. 2. XT TTI rt would seem that the wage was a fair
good as that of New Ulm. In order to
They felt that if a petition had been
pre:ented there would have been no
strike at all as they would have been
able to make satisfactory arrangements
with the men. They also say that there
is no lack of men and that within the
past month, at least 30 have applied for
work who were willing to work for the
wages that were current at that time.
Boy Sweepers Quit
Sh mixed Sulphur with it to the Review force, Tony Stiemann who
visited New Ulm last August, sends
greetings to all his old schoolmates and
friends. He is now in France. Says
the winter has been mild and it now is
Common garden sage brewed into a
heavy tea with sulphur added, will spring there.
S S S lunXdurSn!d $ 5 *am some friends here and says he's
a few applications will prove a revela
tion if your hair is fading, streaked or
gray. Mixing the Sage Tea and Sul-address
phur recipe at home, though, is trou
blesome. An easier way is to get a
bottle of Wyeth's Sage and Sulphur
Compound at any drug store all ready
for use. This is the old-time recipe
improved by the addition of other In
gredients. The second Iowa Infantry band,
naturally, so evenly. You just dampen Pie of Fort Dodge, composer of The
a sponge or soft brush with it and Missouri Waltz" is leader. This will
S S S b/mwnin
hair becomes beautifully dark, glossy, «L«A««T'
^i .i. i.- one. However, they did not think so
settle the question it is necessary to pla ., .. *. _,.j
_,, ^. *a*y
$ a a rf
., ,. ..
they would quit if they did not
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get more. A the mill had beenin
erin replacins them with men order
fto get better service, they were told
that they might go. Later the parents
of two of them asked that their sons be
re-instated and men have been secured
to do the work of the others.
In a personal letter to a member o".
CAMP DODGE LETTER
While wispy, gray, faded hair is not which has been attached to the One
sinful, we all desire to retain our rr„ „^4.„ ««.i, ^„„v:„„
youthful appearance and attractive- Hundred Tv.eity-fifth machine gun
ness. By darkening your hair with battalion, has beea ordered to Camp
Wyeth's Sage and Sulphur Compound, Deming, N. M. John Ep
no one can tell, because it does it so
all gray hairs have disappeared, and, to say. nothing of several hundred oth
After anotner application or two, ydur
cure, mitigation or prevention of dis- ,?w™,at the camp and vocal orgam
ease. zations galore. I3ut when it come3 to
Wishes he might hear
getting fat and weighs 195 lbs. Tony'snew
is Co. C. 503rd Engineers A.
E. F. France.
ten big bands at Camp Dolge,
organizations among trie
soft and luxuriant. 35,000 men. Every- musical instrument
This preparation is a delightful toilet known to the human race may be
requisite and is not intended for the *mmA .+ „„,„.„.
„J" ..i^ A«.««,-
real darktown melodies the 5,000 ne
groes from Alabama take the cake, or
words to that effect.
Mennonites Ask for Information
Bishop Aaron Loucks, Scottdale, Pa.,
of the Mennonite church, and S. C.
Yoder, Kalona, la., also a member of
the church, were in conference with
Major General E. H. Plummer at
Camp Dodge Monday, concerning the
duties to which nearly fifty men of
this creed selected for military
with the Eighty-eighth division have
200 Take Cook's Course
The 88th Division will ,not suffer
from the lack of cooks or bakers.
hundred men were ordered to
with the cooks and bakers school.
They will be given a six weeks' course.
Homing Pigeons Are Here
The first installment of homing or
carrier pigeons are here. These birds
will be put into training at once. It
takes genius to do this work. A pigeon
squad as a part of the signal corps has
been organized under the command of
Pvt. John F. Hollenbeck, Company C,
313th Field Signal Battalion, who hasretreat.
been appointed sergeant first class
and transferred to the Pigeon Detach
ment, of which he will have charge.
The men of the detachment have been
chosen because of their familiarity
with pigeons and ability to train them
to do their work.
Home Food For Soldiers Not Needed
The desire to furnish the men at
Camp Dod£,e with some home cooking
is natural but tre officers are doing all
they can to discourage the practice.
The quartermaster's department asks
that we again give publicity to the fol
lowing. "The Council of National De
fense desires to inform the people of
the country that abundant food is sup
plied to the soldiers and sailors irj, the
camps and cantonments, and that the
sending of food to the:e men by their
friends and families is not in any re
spect necessary that the aggregate
quantity of food thus privately sent is
enormous, and that much of it having
been conveyed long distances in heat
ed mail or express cars is more or less
spoiled, and consequently injurious to
the health of the men. The. efore, in
the interest of the conservation of food
and also the health of the men, the
Council of National Defense requests
the public to discontinue the sending
of foodstuffs to the camps."
Another Draft April First
It is announced semi-officially from
Washington that the next draft will
come within a few weeks, probably the
first of next month. General Biddle,
acting chief of staff of the United
States Army, is quoted as saying that
Camp Dodge would be filled to its
maximum capacity of 45,000 men as
soon as the second draft was author
ized, but whether it is to be enlarged
will depend upon the rapidity of the
troop movements to France. General
Biddle said that no more troops were
to be shifted from Camp Dodge to the
south and that all troops now there will
remain until they go to France. The
troops now training at Camp Dodge
will be moved to France as soon as
sufficiently trained and as soon as the
ships can be provided. It is probable
imany of the troops now there will go
I to France this spring. To the extent
they go to France, room will be left for
Men Are Known By Number
Each soldier has been given a num
ber and on March 1st the men who
have been in training since last fall
were paid ,off by number rather than
by name. The plan is very simple.
The number of each man will be
stamped on two disks, both of which
are worn by the soldier. One disk is
'fastened to a cord which is suspended
'around the neck of the soldier and
'worn next to the skin under the shirt.
The other disk is suspended below the
.fist on the s£me cord. The purpose of
the two disks is that one may be re
moved and brought in from the field
to the'/personnel office for the puToje
of expediting $« .identification of^the
killed or^ wojinjde4 man, and the
TKEDA BAR.A AS CLEOPATRA
TURNE THEATRE MARC 14t and 15th
is left on the body for comparison and
New Nurses Have Arrived
Arrival of ten nurses Friday at base
horpital brings the number in attend
ance there up to 104, or within, six of
Camp Dodge's full quota. The hous
ing of the new arrivals is quite a
problem. Weather has delayed work on
the new quarters going up. As a re
sult twenty-eight are stopping at the
service Dodge City hotel. The nurses arriving
been assigned. The Mennonites have tilda Buchd, La Crosse Bessie A. Phil
nearly all been assigned to the re-jiipg, Ottawa Lillian M. Johnson,
mount depot for work in caring for the
Agnes M. Shau, Kansas City Ma-
id City, S. D. Wilhemena C. Cal-corporal,
lender, Dubuque, Oowa Helen Wip
perman, Milwaukee Catherine A. Hur
ley, Cheyenne, Wyo., and Sarah A. sat
Two terfield, of Glidden, Iowa.
No More Barrack Dances
The lid has gone down on the bar
rack dances, "taffypulls," social en
tertainments and all other stunts of a
similar nature participated in by fem-'f
487 men taking the work in the offK
cers' training school will have com
pleted the course April 1ft. Students
at the officers training camp at Camp
Dodge who have not been naturalized,
have been discharged from the school
and ordered back to their companies.
They will not, however, be discharged
from the serviqe. Several foreigners
were in the training school.
American Soldiers Best Paid
Soldiers of the United State Army
are the best paid of any army in the
world. The pay of a private is $30
per month first-class private, $33
$26 sergeant, $38 first ser
geant, $51 second lieutenant, $141.67
first lieutenant, $166.67 captain, $200
major, $250 lieutenant-colonel, $291,
67 colonel, $333.33 brigadier-general,
$500 major-general, $666.67 lieutenant
general, $750.00 general, $833.33. This
.scale of pay went into effect last June,
and is not to be changed during the
inine guests at Camp Dodge. An order $78,000,000. This does not include
issued put a stop to all mixed enter- allowances for soldiers' families, nor
tainments in the barracks. An order compensations for disabilities provided
is already in force prohibiting feminine for under the new military law.
visitors at any of the barracks after A» Call for Mechanics
Company mothers, wives and| The war department has issued a
friends and sweethearts will have to hurry-up call for expert workmen. Au
do their inspecting- of the barracks in' tomobile experts, carpenters, and men
the day time. They may still be invited sed in the construction of gas en
to dinners, but must not remain long.'gines are wanted and they are to be
Several dances planned for this week
have been canceled. The order hit the signal corps. Such experts ari
officers and enlisted men alike but en-Reeded, not for flying, but for repair
tertainments may still be given in the
Y. M. C. A. buildings, Y. W. C. A. host-' ed in this work neei rot wait for
ess house, and Knights of Columbts the draft, but may enlist at any time,
buildings, at which women wLl be Al enlistmeits wl be sent to Kelley
welcome!. Dances at the army club p^ld, San Antonio, Texas.
downtown will not be inte fee with.
Getting Ready for Hard Drilling
It is generally believed here that the' Enough French prune trees are being
intensive training course of 16 weeks prepared for shipment in California to
will be strictly adhered to as it re- replace the trees on 35,000 acres which
lates to the newly enrolled men. The have been denuded in France.
375 BOOMS AT $1.50 TO $2.50 PKR DAY.
MODERN" FERE O O
Davenports, Special Price
See these splendid Davenports at our Special
Price of $37.50. They are beauties and there
is sure to be one which will suit your taste
and your home needs, Step in and see them.
They are an ornament and at the same time&
are exceedingly useful.
The total pay roll of the army
the last month of 1917 exceeded
a part of the aviation section of
construct'n^ air craft. Men