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The Daily Pioneer
PIONEER PUBLISHING CO.
By R. W. HITCHCOCK.
Entered in the postofflce at Bemidji, Minn.,
as second ela.-ss matter.
Official County and City Paper
SUBSCRIPTION So PER YEAR
1903 NOVEMBE 1903
Su. Mo. Tu. We.
IT IS said that Congressman
Steenerson has failed to Jand
that coveted place on the judiciary
committee but that he will be as
signed to the committee on post
offices and postroads. On this
committee he can probably ten
der the people of his district
more important service than if
he were on the judiciary commit
tee. The extension of rural de
livery routes is of the utmost im
portance to this section and Mr.
Steenerson as a member of the
committee on postoffices will be
able to help this section to a
number of routes which it might
not otherwise be able to secure
for several years.
are two offices in Minne
sota over which there does not
seem much probability of contest
next year. Judges McClenehan
and Spooner of this district will
undoubtedly succeed themselves
without opposition. Senator Mc
Carthy's declaration in favor of
Judge Spooner removes the only
formidable opponent which the
judge has had. Judge Spooner!s.
record during the short period
he has boon on the bench has al
so been such as to commend him
to the people of the district and
his reriqmination seems tolerably
the members of
the new charter commission to
act at. once. If Bemidji is to be
incorporated as a city the sooner
oetter. The commissitm has
a good sized task before it and
with all possible dispatch it will
keep the commission busy to pro
pare and submit the charter so
that the city government may be
organized before the spring elec
THE idea seems to be gaining
ground that Judge Collins as
pires to a United States senator
ship and that lie is a candidate
for governor with this end in
view. On this account .Senators
Nelson and Clapp arc said to be
looking very hard at the Collins
and Jim Mar
tin are hustling about, the state
at a great rate on "purely per
sonal business." Purely per
sonal trip number one was made
to St. Cloud a week ago tonight
for a social visit with .Judge Col
has discovered that she
is not the whole nation vet.
Minneapolis, Nov. 0.WheatDec,
80% SO VJC May, S0%d On track
No. 1 hard, 83c No. 1 Northern. 82c
No. 2 JT6Ttnern,rs79%c
No. 3 North-
St. Paul Union Stock Yards.
Si. i.*ui. iNOv. ..y.Oa.ltlerCiood to
cnoice steers, ^a.rouyo.ou common IU
fair, $email@example.com good to choice cows
and heifers, $firstname.lastname@example.org veals, $2.00
@5.50. Hogsemail@example.com. Sheep
Good to choice yearling wethers, $3.25
(5)3.r0 good to choice lambs, $4.25
Duluth Wheat and Flax.
Duluth, Nov. 20.WheatTo arrive
No. 1 hard, 79%c No. 1 Northern,
78%c No. 2 Northern, 75%c. On
trackNo. 1 Northern, 81 %c No. 2
Northern. 78%c No. 3 spring. 75%c
De c. 78% May, 70% c. FlaxIn
store, on track and Nov., .Sic to arrived
and Dec, 96%c May, 99&c.
Chicago Union Stock Yards.
Chicago, Nov. 20.CattleGood to
prime steers, $5.15@F.60 poor to me
dium, $3.50(3)4.90 stockers and feed
ers, $firstname.lastname@example.orgJ) cows, $email@example.com
heifers, $firstname.lastname@example.org calves, ?2.50@
7.25. HogsMixed and butchers, $4.55
@4.75 good to choice heavy, $4.G0@
4.70 rough heavy, $4.35g4.55 light,
$email@example.com. SheepGood to choice
wethers, $3.GO 4.00 Western sheep,
$firstname.lastname@example.org native lambs, $email@example.com
Western, $3.00j 4.85.
Chicago Grain and Provisions.
Chicago, Nov. 20.Wheat Dec,
$6%@80%c old, 80%c May, 79c
July, 74%c. CornNov., 43'%,e Dec,
43%@43%c May, 42V2@42%c July,
42%c OatsNov., 36i,4c Dec, 35%
@35%c May, 36%c PorkJan., $11.-
57V211.G0 May, 11.7.0011.72%.
Flax Cash, Northwestern, 97V2c
Southwestern, 90'^c Dec, 91c. But-
terCreameries, 15y 2
14@19c. Eggs22@24c Poultry
Turkeys, 16c chickens, 9c springs,
9y 2 c.
OPER A HOUS E
The Latest Oriental Sensation,
the Great, the Only,
in His World-famed Ocult, Spir
itualistic and Psychic Demon
strations Pw Excellence.
Nothing Like It Ever Attempted.
TWO HOURS PROGRAM.
Unparalleled in the Realm of flystery I
Prices 25c, 35c and 50c.
Seat sfdo commences at 9 o'clock
Saturday morning at Bark
F. O. E.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Beminji Aerie Mo. 351.
Meets every Sunday at 8 p. m.,
J0ser.1i rlarrtnston, W. President
H.Lebleii, W. Secretary
Visitimr 13asrles cordially invited.
A. M. BAGLEY
SUCCESSOR TO J. J. JINKINSON ($
and Good Horses
New and Second Hand
Carriages For Sale
W. C. JONES
Only paint shop between Duluth
Varnishes Kalsomines Brushes
'nil Line Latest Wall Papers
A complete line
to select from.
Special values in
Dressers and Sideboards
Before purchasing a
do not fail to examine the
New White Tampico, equal
to a hair mattress.
J. P. Lahr
Funeral Director and
Rich and Varied Assortment.
All New Styles for the
Our display is unequaled in the
entire northwest. Now is the
time to make yur selections.
Liberal discount on orders place(
now, and we keep goods till
Repairing, Remodeling and Dye
ing a Specialty. Prices Moderate.
References: R. B. Griffith and
Sig Wolff, Grand Forks Fontaine
& Anglim, Crookston.
at Sig Wolff's Department Store,
Grand Forks. N. D.
I have a relinquishment which
contains a lot of valuable land
with $1,000 worth of improve
ments. Can be bought at once
for a small fraction of the value
of the improvements.
One Acre Lot $225.
50 Foot Lots $75 to $225.
50 Foot Lot and Small House
50x330 Foot Lot $150, $10 Down,
$10 Per Month.
Four Room House $600 Easy
Houses to Rent.
An Stoves to
Bailey & McDonald
Bemidji, flinn. Office: Miles Block
D. H. FISK
Attorney and Counsellor at Law
Office over First National Bank
Cfibbons & Torrance
Collections City Real Estate
Attorneys at Law
E. F. Crawford
A torncj' and Counsellor at Law
Office: Boston Block
P. J. Russell
Attorney at Law
Dr. O. O. J. Thomas-'
Office Hours: a. m. to 4 p. m. Swedback
Block, Fourth and Beltrami, Bemidji, .linn.
Dr. Rowland G-ilmore
Physician and Surgeon
Office: mies Block
Dr. E. H. Marcum
Physician and Surgeon
Office: Swedback Block
Residence Phone aat Office Phone 18
Dr. J. T. Tuomy
Office over Barker's Drug Store, Third St.
Dr. E. H. Smith
Physician and Surgeon
Office: Boston Block
Office Phone, 73 Home Phone, 60
Physician and Surgeon
Office: Ulles Block, Berain|l
Ei'ht miles north
of Blackduck, an
on the Minnesota &
This frosty weather may
cause your windows to give
you trouble. Order your
window drips of us at once.
J. J. D0RAN
Funkley will he the
center 'of logging
operations in North-
ern Minnesota for
years to come
Destined to become the
most important town
north of Bemidji....
Lots now selling
H. FISH ER
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BERT D. KECK
Plans and Specifications for All Kinds of
Buildings, Brick Blocks, Court Houses,
Hotels, School Houses, Churches and Pine
Residences CROOKSTON, MINNESOTA
Jay L. Reynoldsj
Office Over Lumbermen* Bank
Advertise in the Pioneer.
The Ladies' Altar Society of
St. Phillip's Catholic church will
meet Sunday afternoon at 2
o'clock at the church. All the
ladies of the parish are requested
to be present.
Rev. J. B. Smith will conduct
services at the M. E. church at
the usual hours tomorrow morn
ing and evening. There will be
Sabbath school immediately after
the morning service.
At the First Presbyterian
church tomorrow morning Rev.
McLeod will preach on the sub
ject "Why We Should Give
Thanks" The subject of the
evening service will be "Casting
Rev. Hendryx, the Sunday
school missionary who is to make
Bemidji his honie in Sunday
school extension work, organized
his first Sunday school last Sun
day in one of the country dis
tricts southeast of this city.
The subject of the Sunday
J. E. MULLIGAN
U. S. Deputy Government Surveyor
Headquarters at B.eaudette. Minn.
Bemidji and Fosstdn banks and
Merchants Bank of Crookston.
morning sermon at the Baptist
church will be '-The Second Pe
tition of the Disciples Prayer."
There will be the usual Sabbath
school and young people's meet
ings and gospel services in the
Union Thanksgiving services
will be conducted on Thanksgiv
ing day at the M. E. church. The
sermon will be by Rev. McLeod.
The M. E. choir will have special
music for the occasion. The
Baptist, Presbyterian and Meth
odist churches are to unite in the
The social given by the Ladies'
Aid society of the M. E. church
last night-was an entire success.
It was called an Experience social
and the experience of the ladies,
was highly satisfactory as it
netted something over$17. There
was a good attendance and a pro
gram rendered by the Sunday
school children was much en
The Misses Mayme Villeman
and Adelia Bright and M. R.
Bright and Geo. Millard will
drive to Buena Vista tomorrow
to be the guests of Landlord and
Mrs. Speelman at the Summit
Naturalist and Taxidermist
ao8 Second St. Postofflce Box No. 686
BIRDS, WHOLR ANIMALS, PISH, PUR RUQS AND ROBES
and GAME HEADS mounted to order nnd for sale. I carry at
all times a good assortment of INDIAN RELICS and CURIOS.
FUR GARMENTS made to order, repaired and remodeled
FURS In season bought.
I guarantee my work mothproof and
the most lifelike of any in the state
WOttK I S EQUALLED
PEW, EXCELLED NONE
A Deposit Required All Work
YOUR TRADE SOLICITED
Sta te gai^k
General Banking Business. Fire Insurance.
LOCATIONS ON RED LAKE RESERVATION A SPEC ALTY
AND GUARANTEED AS DESCRIBED
The Lesson of the Past
For eight years we have been
telling of the wonderful future of
Bemidji. Man have been unbeliev
ing. They have lost fortunes. Every
year proved our prediction many
times over. Bemidji will one day
be a great city, and townsite lots,
now to be had cheap, will be worth
big money. Bu now.
Bemidji Townsite &
JOHN GIBBONS, Local Agent.
A Hint for the Future
E. H. CORNWALL
ulligan & Cornwall
Headquarters at Bemidji, Minn.
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