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jitef ttlel VOL. Llll 0. 4 NEMAHA, NEBRASKA, FRIT) Y, JUNE 19, 1908 Valley Lily flour at Gilbert's. The drouth hasn't set in yet. Criley, photographer, Auburn. No trouble at all for it to rain. Cottonwood lumber for sale by A. J. Strain. Joe Bunger of Brownville was a Nemaha visitor Friday. Clyde Hill of Shubert is help ing in The Aduertiser office. Trains 97 and 98 were each about two hours late Saturday. Alf Rowen had the misfortune to have a good horse die Wednes day. Both the Missouri and Nemaha rivers were rising again yester day. Geo. Yackly has been cirppling around with a lame back for sev eral days. Mrs. Alf Rowen, who has been sick for the past month, doesn't get much better. The Methodist parsonage will b ready for occupancy next week, it is hoped. C. A. Curtis went to Nebraska City Wednesday morning, re turning in the evening. If you want an up-to-date job of painting or paper hanging see J. S. Hadlock. Leave orders at Reeling's. D. M. Davies, optician, will be here next Tuesday. j M. T. Hill and two daughters, Misses Edith and Lala, drove up The household of M. T. Hill of from Shubert Monday. Shubert was caused to rejoice Dt M Davies, the optician of Wednesday night by the birth of Faus city t,e at Nemaha a daughter. A fine line of Red Cross Ox fords tan and black just ceived at Earle Gilbert's. re- Ralph Ritchey assisted C. T. Minick in the bank during the absence of Cashier Allen. Kindig & Peabody write cy clone, tornado, and windstorm insurance at lowest rates. The barn at the Methodist par sonage that was blown away by the cyclone has been rebuilt. Glass! Glass!! For all sizes call on Edwards & Bradford Lbr. Co. T 11 ITT 1 1 . , marsnaii yveDD gigged seven fish Thursday morning, the com Dmea weignt of which was 40 pounds. If you want to buy wall paper. euner nign grade or low priced, call on J. s. Hadlock. Sample books furnished on request. Pri oes of wall paper from 3 cents per roll up. Elmer E. Allen went to Lin coln Wednesday morning to at tend a meeting of the bankers' association. Llewellyn Williams of Ord, Nebr., visited his friends at Ne maha and Shubert last week, re turning home Monday. C. H. Kindig has bought of F. L. Woodward a quarter of a block south of V. P. Peabody's home and will build a good house on it. Andrew Aynes returned home Thursday evening of last week, after a week's visit with his daughter, Mrs. F. K. Skeen, near Ord, ,Nebi Miss Marie Hoover, who has been in New York City since last fall, arrived in Nemaha Tuesday and will spend at least part ot the summer here. A traveling man ventures his reputation as a weather prophet upon the prediction that this week is the last of the rainy sea son. We hope so. Dr. W. W. Keeling, W. W. Seid, W. W. Sanders and M. W. Knapp drove to Brownville Wed nesday afternbon to attend the funeral services of R. T. Rainey. Mrs. Chet Sedoris, who has been visiting her parents, Rev. and Mrs. J. W. Sapp, started for Beaver City, Nebr., Wednesday Avenincr. Mrs. Sapp went with her. T. F.' Woods, living on the old Seymour Howe farm, moved out Saturday evening. The water was almost in the house again and still rising and he thought it best to move out before it got too high. Passenger train No. 97 was over three hours late Thursday. There was a slide on the track between Nebraska City and Peru and a work train had to clear t.hp track before other trains could make the trip. next Tuesday. See him if need ing any work in this line. W. W. Sanders went to Verdon Monday night and visited with his son, W. F. Sanders, until the next afternoon, when he went to Falls City to attend the Metho dist district conference. He re turned home Wednesday morn ing. The damage to R. I. Smith's house by the lightning two weeks 1 i AAA -W a ago amounted to aoout -yju. it was insured in the county mu tual arid the loss was paid in full. Bob did not put in a claim for the damage to his feelings caused by the scare. Mr. and Mrs. D. F. Venrick of DeWitt, Nebr., were guests of Mr. and Mrs. C. T. Minick be- tween trains Monday iorenoon. They went to Verdon Saturday evening to visit their daughter, Mrs. W. F. Sanders, and were returning home Monday. Mrs. J. H. Seid and Miss Hettie drove to town a few days ago and when going home one horse got down in the water that was over the road near the Nemaha river. M. W. Knapp, Wes Clark and others have had horses get down there. The road has been washed out in deep ruts. Clyde Kinton had a bone brok en in his right foot and the flesh badly bruised by a horse falling on it Sunday. He is now taking it as easy as possible while his father plows corn, but would a great deal rather work than loaf under the circumstances. He will be crippled for some time. Miss Minnie Barnhart of Brownville was the guest of Mrs. J. W. Sapp from Saturday until Monday afternoon. Miss Barnhart is a teacher in the schools at Louisville, Nebr., and was there when the cyclone struck the town. She says more damage was done in Nemaha than in Louisville. X it t M. M it it V. it it it DO NOT FORGET That we have a nice line of Sum mer Dress Goods. Our Groceries and up-to-date. are always fresh Try our Coffee at 15, 20 and 25c. Bring Us YourjButter, Eggs and Poultry. J1TO. W."RITCHE,r Both Phones No. 20 NEMAHA, WEB Hr : i : i i it it it H it it it it it it it it it The corn is not suffering from drouth as yet. It fact, it can stand several days of dry weath er without serious detriment. If you need spectacles and want to be correctly fitted by a competent man, call on D. M. Davies at the hotel next Tues day. Mrs. Laura Campbell of Hum boldt and Mrs. Lydia Collirs of Kansas City, Mo., were guests of Mrs. J. E. Crother Wednes day. it it it it it 'it it k it it $ i WE APPRECIATE All the favor shown ub by our Patron and Friends in aiding us during the recent dis aster, in moving our Hardware and Furni ture stock, and Promptness and Faithful Service rendered while erecting our new store. We thank you for all favors shown us in the past, and kindly invite you to call and see our new store and stock which we hope to replace by Jun Edwards & Bradford Lbr, Co, GEORGE HARTWIG, Manager. At the regular meeting of Hope lodge No. 29, A. F. & A. M., last Friday night, the following offi cers were elected for the ensuing year: W. W. Sanders, W. M. W. E. Seid, S. W. J. I. Dressier, J. W. Alfred B. Kinton, Sec'y. F. L. Woodward, Treas. We notice a good many people coming in from other towns to fish. We have also noticed that after trying their luck awhile they invariably hunt up our loca fishermen, and after a few min utes' talk some money changes hands, and they go back home and show with pride what a nice string of fish they caught. Rev. G. W. Ayers went as far as the Missouri Pacific crossing on the freight train last Saturday and from there walked to Howe, filling his appointments there on Sunday. The next day he went to Falls City to attend the dis trict conference but was called home Wednesday morning to hold the funeral services of R. T. Rainey of Brownville. Mrs. S. E. Fuller handed us a notice some time ago of the1 death of Mrs. Frank W. Irish at her home in Alliance. The item was mislaid. The notice, which was taken from an Alliance pa per, did not give the date of i her death, and Mrs. Fuller did not know it. Mrs. Irish, whose maiden name was Ida B. Wills, ... i was well Known to many or our citizens. She leaves a husband, an infant child, a mother, three sisters and a brother to mourn her loss. Edgar W. Gates and Miss Fan nie Noyes, both of Lincoln, were married at Emanuel M. E. church at 8 o'clock p. m. Tuesday. The church was profusely decorated with ferns and flowers. These young people were present at the marriage of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Clark last Christmas. The groom is a son of Rev. Geo. M. Gates, well known to many of our citizens. The bride is a sis ter of Mrs. Frank Maxwell. Both are very popular young people. May they have a long life of happiness together. Mr. and Mrs. Dan Maxwell, Miss Wilma and Mr. and Mrs. Ray Clark went to Lincoln Tues day to attend the wedding of Edgar W. Gates and Miss Fannie Noyes, but had all sorts of bad , luck and did not get there until after the wedding was over. They came in early to take the 7 I o'clock train, but that was so j late they could not make connec tions at Nebraska City for Lin coln, so they went to Tecumseh on 97. The train to Lincoln was over four hours late and they W. V. Steuteville, who for the did not get there until 9:30, while past two or three years has been i the wedding was, at 8 o'clock, principal of the public schools at I They returned home Wednesday. Kimball, Nebr., was on the after- 'i noon train Friday on his way to Brownville to spend the vacation. He stopped at Lincoln on his way home, took the examination for admission to the bar, and was admitted to practice in this stat. He has been reading law during his leisure time while teaching. He will teach another year, hav ing been engaged as principal of the schools at South Sioux City, Nebr. , at a salary of $125 per month. Rev. J. W. Sapp has sold his residence property to G. F. Rider. But he doesn't intend to leave Nemaha, as he immediately bought a lot off the north side of Uncle Henry Clark's property and a strip 22x120 feet off the south side of Rufus Rowen's property, the two pieces joining, and will build a neat cottage thereon, similar to the one he is now living in. He will begin building as soon as he can get the material together and the carpenters to work. The price paid for the property sold was $1400. Mr. Rider is to get pos session by Sept. 1st. Monday morning, while wait ing for the train from the south to arrive, people at the depot had their attention attracted to fish playing around in the water east of the track. After watch ing them for a little while the temptation became too great for Sam Gillespie to resist, so he got a club, waded out in the water, going in waist deep, and knocked a fish senseless. He waded out with the fish, which was a carp and weighed 17 1-2 pounds. In a short time the water was filled with men and boys armed with gigs, pitchforks, guns and clubs, but not many more fish were caught. "Health Coffee" is really the closest coffee imitation ever yet produced. This clever coffee substitute was recently produced by Dr. Shoop of Racine, Wis. Not a grain of real coffee in it either Dr. Shoop's Health Coffee is made from pure toasted grains, with malt nuts, etc. Really it would fool an ex pertwho might drink it for coffee. No 20 or 30 minutes tedious boiling. 'Made in a minute" says the doctor. Sold by all dealers. Old office. papers for sale at this