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We mix paints toorder. Jones 6t
R. McKeuzie is in town from
Tom Harvey at the bat at Reed
& Knudson's. 61-tf
H. E. King of Badger, Minn.,
is in Bemidji.
PaulFoucault left for Duluth
L. A. McAliish of Shevlin is
For sale, tamarack wood, any
length.' :C. E. Carson. b-tf
A sure cure for the blues, the
newest, "A Breezy Time."
Thomas Newcomb came down
from Blackduck yesterday.
Dr. H. A. Lebel arrived from
Kansas City, Mo., yesterday.
See the upside down dancer in
.the newest, "A Breezy Time."
Furnished rooms for rent over
the Boyer building. Inquire
Rev. C. B. Latimer and family
of Moorhead are visiting with
Rev. J. F. McLeod.
Twenty bunches of bananas at
20 cents a dozen, this week, at
Music, the latest songs and
dances abound in the newest, "A
John McDonald, Jr., of Chi
cago is in Bemidji with a view to
investing in Beltrami county
Fresh raspberries, direct from
growers, every day this week, at
If ou wish to buy a fine lot or
farm in a good location, see T.
Beaudette, the tailor, before buy
G. C. Bland of Anoka arrived
in town last night to accept a po
sition in the office of Street &
Leave orders for hand made
silk laces with Mrs. Lillibridge, 919
Bemidji avenue. Collars from
,$1.50 to $25. 63-6t
The coming event of the sea
son will be the newest, A Breezy
Time," at the city opera house
W. C. LaCrome of the manu
facturing department of the Pio
neer Pres s, St. Paul, is in Be
Kindly phone your orders for
fruits, berries and vegetables be
fore 5 o'clock p. m. and oblige.
J. Peterson, Jr 67-tf
The bowling alley will be opened
for business again toeay. I has
been repaired and extensively
improved and is now equal to any
in the state.
One hundred and sixty acres of
good pasture and water two and
-one-half miles from town for
horses and cattle. Inquire at
Big Feed barn. 58-tf
Miss Josephine Norvel, private
secretary to Judge Lewis of the
supreme court, is a guest at the
home of Mr. and Mrs. L. H.
Bailey this week.
Mageau Bros., of the Lakeside
bakery, have installed a new oven
of the latest design and the best
procurable- Pies, cakes and
cookies will hereafter be a spec
Steven R. Hunt of Port Huron,
Mich., was today appointed by
Judge of Probate Clark as special
administrator of the estate of
John H. Hunt, deceased. John
Hunt is the old soldier who died
in Bemidji a short time ago, leav
ing a considerable estate.
Mr. Richard H. Battey of Min
neapolis, state manager of an old
line life insurance company, will
address the Union meeting in the
city hall next Sunday evening at
8 o'clock. Mr. Battey has spoken
in over 300 cities and towns of
the state. His subject will be,
Our Citizenship," Everybody
invited to come.
3GLES BRICK BLOCK, BEMIDJI, MINX.
OLD SETTLERS TO
Third Annual Meeting of the
Association to Be Held
THE AFFAIR TO LAST TWO DAYS
AUGUST 26 and 27
Is Expected that Three Hundred
Members, at Least, Will
The Old Settlers Association of
Beltrami County will hold its:
third annual meeting in Bemidji
on Wednesday and Thursday,
August 26th and 27th. There
are now about three hundred
members in the association, and
it is expected that the member
ship will be largely increased be
fore, or during, the meeting.
There will be receptions, ban
quets, balls, speaking, music and
various other forms and modes
To become a member of the as
sociation no other qualification is
required than to have been a res
ident of Beltrami county prior to
the 26th day of August, 1901, and
upon the payment of fifty cents
annually into the treasury of the
association. Ladies are accessi
ble to membership.
Committees to pake arrange
ments for the enjoyable affair will
be appointed and announced
due time, and all members, espe
cially those outside the city of
Bemidji, can rest assured that
they will be royally entertained.
Last year's meeting was held
at Buena Vista, and all who were
present agreed that they enjoyed
themselves to the utmost.
At the Presbyterian church,
service in the morning at 11 a.
m. Subject, "Three Kinds of
Tears." No service in the even
ing on account of Union meeting
in the city hall. J. F. McLeod,
All carpenters in the city are
requested to donate one day's
work in assisting to erect
arches and buildings for G. A. R.
encampment, commencing Mon
day, July 13th.
H. W. BAILEY,
Alfred Head of Mcintosh is
M. E. Carson left for Cass
W. Musey arrived from Minne
Charles Hayden of Blackduck
is in Bemidji today.
R. F. Lussier, the Cass Lake
jeweler, is in town today.
S. E. Stahl came up from
Grand Rapids yesterday.
R. Rasmussen of Crookston is
registered at the Markham.
C. C. Redfield of Minneapolis
is registered at the City hotel.
Mr s. B. Eagau and children, of
Akeley, are visiting in Bemidji.
L. H. Bailey and a party of St.
Paul friends took a trip around
the lake in the Ranger last night.
Leave your orders for paper
hanging, decorating, painting and
sign writing with Steece, at Beau
dette's tailor shop. 47tf
The Y. P. S. C. E. of the Pres
byterian church will have a
moonlight excursion on Lake Be
midji next Monday evening, July
13th. Th Ranger and Bertha
will leave the dock at 8 p. m., run
ning to the head of the lake, land
for a short time, returning in the
moonlight. Everybody invited
to come and enjoy the ride. Tick
ets, 35 cents for the round trip.
Theatrical Troupe .Had Exciting
Time on Departing From
The Johnnie PHngle theatrical
company had a little trouble with
the City hotel man on their de
parture from the city.yesterday.
The week preceding the appear
ance of the troupe in Bemidji
their advaneo agent had been
staying at the City hotel. He
left the employ of the company
very suddenly and did not pay
his board bill. Mr. Pringle did
not propose to pay for the man'ss
board under these circ -urnstances.
When the company loft the hotel
yesterday the proprietor tried to
hold one of the trunks. The irate
showman gathered his forees
about him, a man and two women,
and the four of them grabbed the
trunk and by main force took it
from the building and threw it
onto the dray, which-conveyed it
rapidly to the depot. The police
were summoned and after a
rather exciting parley the matter
was settled by Chief Bailey, who
suggested that each of the part
ies suffer half the loss. This was
done: the showman paid half the
bill, took his trunk and departed
joyfully on his way.
Subscribe for the Pioneer.
A BIG CROWD
Excursion Train to Duluth and
Superior Was Well
The excursion train running
from Grand Forks to Duluth had
a good crowd on board when it
reached Bemidji at 10 o'clock
this morning. There were thir
teen coaches and ten of them
were tilled. The last stop was
made at Grand Rapids.
Forty-nine tickets were sold
here for Duluth and Superior.
Among those going were, R. Mil
ler, J. A. Hoff, Ben Sonyohl,
Chas. Evans, Paul Foucault, Mr.
and Mrs. G. B. Wright Nelson,
Mr. and Mas. Frank Silversack,
Chas. Campbell, Albert Loray,
Henry Buenther, J. A. Thurston.
Fred Silver, Chas. Lyon, N. Peter
son, Mr. and Mrs. J. St. German,
Mr s. Abear, Miss T. Hanson,
Tom Bailey, Jr. and Robert Nel
$56080 acres two and one
half miles directly north of the
thriving city of Bemidji this is
a level piece of land with small
timber it should make a good
general or stock farm includes
theNi, SWi, Sec. 28, Twp 147,
$1000200 acres La compact
body, five miles north of the town
of Turtle River, two miles from
shipping station, five miles from
Tenstrike my reports show black
loam soil with clay subsoil sev
eral thousand posts and poles,
which will sell readily at neigh
boring stations also includes
good meadow land this is as good
land as grows in Beltrami county.
SW of NW, W of SW Sec. 5,
E.VofSEi of Sec. 6, Twp. 14-
TRUNK WAS SAVED A BIG TRANSFER
W. D. WASHBURN-, JR.,
302 Guaranty Loan Bldg.,
Prof. Burch Is Chcsen.
Wahpeton, N. D., July 10The board
of trustees of the new scientific school
have elected Prof. E. G. Burch to be
president of the institution. They also
voted that no tuitions shall be charged
to students next year.
Tar and Feathers for Two.
Hokah, Minn., July 10.Will Bede, a
transient young man, and Mrs. Ruby
Samples were taken from her home
and tarred and feathered. Bede was
then driven out of town and the wo
man, was taken home.
No Use for "Uncle Torn" Shows.
Fayette, Mo., July 10.The county
court yesterday took a stand against
all "Uncle Tom's Cabin" shows In
Howard county. It was decided to
levy a tax of $200 a day on all "Uncle
Tract in Beltrami County
Comprising 1,552 Acres
THE LAM) IS LOCATED CV TOWN-
SHIP 151 32.
Sold by James Median tu Edward
KieronJ of Ramsey
A bigjtra.nsf.ei ofiand was re
corded at the register oil* deeds
office yesterday afternoon. Ed
ward M. Evieron purcta*sed of
James Meehan, Jr and wife,
1,500 acres of land locati 'ii in sec
tions 29, 30, 31 and 32. township
151 north of range 32, Ueltrami
county. Moth Mr. Kieron and
Mi'. Meehan are residents of
A. E. Henderson has trans
ferred to Charles S. (lib best, far
a consideration of Si,(ion a tract
of land in township 1 l^.uunge 3Q,
Large land deals have now
come to be of almost daily ne
curroneo showing the rapid ad
vancement the county is making.
President Charles S. Mellen of
the Northern Pacific In-
spects iM. & I.
President Charles S. Bbellen of
the Northern Pacific railroad has
iust completed an inspection of
the Minnesota & International
road. He passed over llie sys
tem in Kis special car, in company
with a party of officials from the
Mr. Mellon's son is employed
on the construction, leaning that
portion of the railroad xork, to
prepa re himself for railuoad life.
In the party were General
Thomas Cooper, Chief Engineer
W. K. Darling and Righitof Way
Commissioner G. Ferna kl.
All parties having wills in their
possession, and also those having
made a will, their attention is
called to the provisions of Chap
ter 72 of the General [jaws of
1903, which sets f^rth that all
wills may be deposited with the
judge of probate, who is required
to give a certificate of deposit of
the sa me and to keep a [nil and
complete record thereoL
The judge of probate of Beltra
mi county, Minnesota, hereby
gives notice that he is prepared
to receive wills and has the nec
essary records and tile as re
quired by the aforesaid law.
M. A. CLAKK,
0S-4t Judge of Probate.
The business of Photographer
Reed is expanding at such a rate
that he has found it necessary to
establish a branch at Grand Rap
ids. Mr. Reed does a gsat deal
of work at the Rapids also at
Cass Lake and oth er towns on
the two railroads entering Be
MEN NEEDED IN KANSAS.
Enough Help Cannot Be Obtained to
Save Great Wheat Crop.
Topeka, Kan., July 10.Over ~M'
men are yet needed in the Kansas
harvest fields to save the grcut wheat
crop. State Employment A^-ent Ge
row has exhausted every effort to ob-
taJn men from outside the elate, and
announced last night that enough
could not be had. Reduced rates have
been obtained and high wage^are paid
by all farmers.
The Town of Eveteth Has That
.Number in One
belonging to his future wife,
whom he was Uaiav married in
a few days, and entered one of
the gambling houses. lie lost]
every cent of money he carried
and returned to his mom in a de-
County Commissioners to Hold
Meeting Will Consider
The boa.id of county commis
sioners will hold its second regu
lar meeting of the year at the
county court house next Monday.
Considerable business of import
ance will come, up before the
meeting, among which will be the
tax levy. Different school peti
tions will also be considered.
On the Monday following the
county board of equalization, con
sisting of the county commis
sioners and the county auditor,
The Daily Pioneer want col
umns are good result getters.
F. O. E.
F'raternal Order of Eagles, Bcminjl Aerie No. 351.
Meets every .Sunday at 8 p. m.,
Josef, Harrington, W. President
H. LeBleu. W. Secretary
Visiting Eagles cordially invited.
Two suicides occurred in Eve
leth yesterday. Echyiu Carpen
ter, a voung man erigaared as a
teamster in that city, took his SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS THE
fife .late last evening by drinking] TRIAL AND VERDICT.
carbolic acid in his room.
Last evening he took S200 oi
his own money and-jWTrof money Sentence imposed Was Six and
One-Half Years in Peni-
spondent condition. brother of ex-Mayor Ames, must
Here he was found dead shortly
F. W. AMES MUST
O TO PRISON
Mayor's Brother Must Serve
Sentence as a Com
afterwards, an empty bottle vesterdasyo afternoosupreme .dispose
which had contained carbolic
i,-!s appeal by declaring the sen-
acid, giving evidence of the man- tence imposed upon him to be
her in which he had taken his proper and le^al.
life. The young man was 22 i
ing and was sold al noon. hausted.
William Troska Terribly Cut by
a Saw at Tenstrfke yes
William Troska, a Kinlandor 52
years of age, was terribly out
across the stomach by falling on
a saw in a sawmill at Tenstrike
yesterday afternoon. lie was
brought to Bemidji and is now at
St. Anthony's hospital under the
care of Dr. Gilraore. Thodoctor
says that the lmm will recover.
Troska is unmarried and has
no relatives in this country.
\y. lilies, ex-superin
Minneapolis police and
yeais "ge^ __ I elmriro of receiving money from
Owen McGarrv, aged ayears
took his lifeby cuffing his throat abandoned women for projection,
with a jack- knife. (The sentence imposed was six
and one-half years in the state
penitentiary. Ames appealed to
tin- supreme court, and several
important questions were in
There is no farther recourse
Brannon Property Sold.
The \V. S. Uranium property
on Third st root was sold yester
day lo Haeon A Ib'owne for a
consideration of $2,600. The
property was listed with A. E. for the condemned man, every
Smith at 10 o'clock' in the uTofn:
convicted of the
legal device having boon ex-
NEW GRAND STAND
One With Seating Capacity of (0
Has Been Eroeten in
Preparations for the reception
and entertainment of the old vet
erans during the (J. A. R. en
campment to be helil here the
latter part of this month are
moving forward at a rapid rate.
ThSerection*bt a grand stand
in the city park with a seating
capacity of (50.0 has been com
pleted.. The stand is near the
new Hag pole and faces north.
A. 0. U.W. Included.
I.n the invitation extended to/
the various lodges and secret so
cieties of Bemidji to participate
in parade during the G. A/. R.
Encampment, which was/pub
lished in yesterday's Daily Pio
neer, the Ancient Order of Uni
ted Workmen was inadvertently
omitted. This was an oversight
and entirely unintentional ou the
part of the committees It is the
desire of the local post of the (.J.
A. R. that every order and secret
society in the city take part in
ANYONE desiring to buy a rotary
sawmill of 20,000 feet capacity write
"No. 300," care this office.
FOR SALETwo thousand cords of
10-inch wood. Wes Wright. 34tf
LANG & CARTER, exclusive agents
for Bailey's addition.
LOST Last Saturday, some
where on Third street, one
locket, containing picture of a
girl. Liberal reward will be
paid for same. E. A. Barker.
WANTED Girl for general
housework. R. Q. Mudgett,
Trask house, bevond the saw
Will give a Special Matinee Saturday
Afternoon from 2 to 5 o'clock for Ladies
and Children, at which time 200 Glass i
Ships will be given away to the children
[ADMISSION, TEN CENTSi
I Speoial Presents Saturday Night I