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if C-V f- V School No Cor onia»r moaatra alao the patrons qoaitder the time welt inillllilt irr planning to invito 5r*OTMon Wallet we 9w sobool was subjected to i cleaning last Sal tor all very thankful. .. IShOftge the County qiub -sgsst waa hereJfiriday Mar, 4th, **&«at»*lL intereatlng demon theaeboo! on the right ~~ioMor children, proper lafcor saving devices and 4MM deooratln# Ikr demon *IbjHb .is wege very iateraating & sMif matly enjpy^d by the 00jgMr]*a& visitors f« were %can- tali too highly of Miss work, and consider the favored with these tkM«, T*rr fortunate, lo thank the ladles of the refreshments Birten Stevens, Teafcher. papMaof Alban No. 8 re* perfect attendance certi for the fifth month' of were, Earl Norma and MPerkner, Irving Kaebel, lki€ Arthur *eesweln. its receivedihe gold Ihe reqtrtr^d imin ctaorea for 15 sue- "VpeMu-' tig tLe past month we have 'Mttrit ciphering contests kjtonng the good weather. Cpaiflr-.1'Current Events'* very and interesting to thfc Margaret Tyne, Teacher. Mar. 4th finished the .of, school in Melrose radcis Korstjens leads in having the best at tflsdinnr rrnnrfl during the five «Mttlhs school haa been in ses lias ftopt only one day on irof the storm we had on Miss pvpba neither absent /a+rlsrdr^fop the month ending lipnr 4U» jrere Eleanor*, Francis, #*A Gbristina Korstjens, Beat Jfifaabeth, Pernella, and SMfHe Skaarer, Louise Weatphal agttllMel Lutz o s e v e W a s i n o n s trfrflidajr by singing patriotic M|gs and writing compositions miim$ Ufe of Washington, some Mm*** were very good. The iMMMtft M^ied to see bow many tfui 5 th kfir in making 280 and a papU Basel Lots mads tta&most of the ladies in the vac# present and also a few who no donbt enjoy itdiest fte of cat? wenaaervedyand a :mm plessantiyspent. ararst^spsi1 ity mntse comes ant V give a the 25thot Jt|ar, Kahl. Mom Teaober,. 'No. 0 onthof Is going far tso' fMt nee«a snch a «rvin fissk* t^ tias co^talhed the io iioany famous fHUve oomplet. defdl^g! with' *v ttv«n. On a hardly realise short Umi left. Krntsr "visited rerejriven jthat were taken from most of them take great interest ^fcMpfttobject. Stert planning on attending Ihfe'KitbOrn social and program, it's on it's way. We are ail on the look out for the first birds, everyone of us waittato be the fjrst to givse a re port oh the first bird. Thepupils are all enjoying the beautiful weather by having an hour noon, up until recently we have.had.oaly a half hour. 4 1 I ")th gradene Have t&en up dy of Si Br"Hiator*v ^and Blossom Stephens, Teacher. 'Pupils of Alban'No.' 7 ifrhohave been neither absent nor tardy since the beginning of school are Irma MieliW, Alice Demke, Lee and Boward Whiting. We finished our 5th month of school, taking exams Thursday, and Friday, Feb. 24th and 25th. Last Wednesday p. m. Irene Lai-son, Martha, Lydia, Herbert, Edwin and Arthur Mielitz visited school The 7th grade wrote composi tions on our two great states men, making booklets and de signing appropriate covers. Esther Miller, Teacher. Troy No. 3 finished our third month of school last week. Our has five pupils less since the Peterson children have moved to Boyd, Minn., the total enrollment at present is 22 Pupils having perfect attend, ance for the year are Sidney and Edna Lundquist, Walter Ander son Mildred, Theo., and Lennart Johnson. We have twelve extra copies of "Rubber," a wonder story and are glad to send them to any teacher who can make use of these interesting books. We observed Feb. 14th by hav ing a valentine box, and taking pictures of the school. We received our order of "Col gate's Classroom Helps," and the Physiology classes have made use of them Our little French school-house is if rowing heavy with pennies evidently the boys and girls have not forgotten the slogan, "Be a Pal." t|«v* v3 MarionK. Brown. ft Teacher. M. The ^pupils and teacher in Georgia East school spent a very pleasant p. m. at Georgia Went school Friday Feb. iSth. A pro gram was given by both schools. Industrial maps of U. S. have been made by 6th graders. The Holland scene for our sane table has just been completed Mesdames John Syrstad Har old Cook and Anna Foes visited Georgia East school. ,. ..•» ...v. RoMe Foss, i». Teacher. ii iifeijuiiii. i ii We have a new scholar Ralph Beck, this increases our attend ance to nine. Ws are working for a picture for our school, to obtain it we are to sell Iz dozen pencils at .05 each, we sold part of them. We are to have the picture of "Sir Galahad." The 6th grade is now studying fcbOut Wheat, we have leaaned the chief enemy of wheat is black rust, Jts cause is the common barberrybush. ra Barnes Norgon, Teacher. Atbaii^ !$o. 6 —It tfas been some time since we greeted our friends in the news column. We were shocked when we heard of what befell our friend and schoolmate Herman Schweer about two weeks ago, however you have heard or read about it so it will not be neoesiiry for us u* Good Judge v'- genuine chew wfam jrQw.iw .dM iulft rjcfe, iHti to ItmII gives more lUgchew evfsr did. lb toft '.snws HBU CSUT is a. thort-cut tobacco Ii*2? is 1 i r-r -f to say anything further at this time The 7th grade has been figur ing interest. We have decided that if all rich people have to figure the interest on their riches wnv we prefer to remain out of the rich class until we under, stand a little better how to take care of our wealth, which we lope will be soon. At a recent meeting of the^Hot Lunch club of Melrose No 7, it was decided to continue serving the hot lunches for another month. Word has been received from the superintendent's office, that sctiuols in Grant county are tp compete for spelling honors, we hope to get the work under way within the next week. While working partial pay ments the 8th grade class in arithmetilp Jiave come to the de when they contract will endeavor to make ayment the full pay* ment. We enjoyed M. M. Guhin's *One Day of Appreciation in America," in the Mar. Educator. It takes a write up like Mr. Guhin's to make us appreciate the privilege of being Americans. not Louis Germain, Teacher. Lorena Swan son, Teacher. Mary Thomas and Rosa Chris tians handed in the best arith metic papers in last examination held at Alban No. 3. The spel ing contest has been explained to the pupils and all concerned seem to be interested. Agnes Vogel, Teacher. Corona i Mrs. Ralph Phillips and baby Dorene went to Ortonville Tues day for a visit with relatives. Mrs. F. M. Crowley and T. A. Belgum went to Sioux Falls Wednesday returning Mon day. Mrs. Geo. Lieb visited relatives a few days this week iu Owatonna Minn. Mrs Tom Lambert and two children went to Milbank Satur day and visited over Sunday with her daughter Mrs John Saeger. At the school election last Sat urday, made necessary by ^he incorporation of the tpwn Corona, the new board stitute* five members natpel N. Phillips, Morten sen, CI Soule, Geo. L. Lieb an& Albert Fenhouse. 1 We understand tbat Phillips goes to Aberdeen M^r 20th, for a tryout with the deen baseball team? lor Mms year 1921 season. Bernard Rademacker went, to Wilmot Tuesday to consult tist White. Mrs. John Smith came down from Wilmot Friday for a with her daughter Mrs. and family of the restaurant,*an to take in the prograini at Inde pendent school ,Np. 1 in Kiiborn township. R. E. White anil Warren Jones with their wives and children autoed down from Wilmot Frii dav evening. ,_ W. D. Chellfe- and wife were down from Peever last week, Monday and Tuesday. Lyle Sweeten of Hitchcock, ar rived last Tuesday week for a visit with the Staple ton family. Lyle is a nephew of Mr. Staple ton s. Monday Feb. 28th the stork called at the home of Mr and Mrs. Eppah Robbins and left a new nine pound girl. A Kordquist was up frdm Chr^ ton ?ilie Tuesday on busineiss Clyde Hamilton made a fcrw days visit at the home of his pair lents last week. Several of our formers are ^busy dragging and disking their land, getting ssady for seeding, some of them have sown some grain already. Don't throw your' waste paper 4ut in the streets to be blown in to your neighbor's yard,- it is Very agravating and besides 4hsre is a law with penalties at. tached prohibiting Such practiee: for a few pennies enough woven wire can be procured4o make a safe rack in which to burn such !c» Mrs. Fred Retonnd whtt- has been with her parents most of the time since Ray's death, went to Sisseton Saturday, her cousin Lyle Sweeten accompanied her. Your regular correspondent left last week Moiday for deen, since which time we ft*# seen hide nor hair of her and he old man is "going it alone," so don't expect too much.,. Clyde Hamilton left Friday for Chandler to resuirie his work with the telegraph Co. Troy Will Cheney who has spent the past five months with his brother J. S. Cheney., leit l$*t week for Chicairo. Monroe J. Haraden was down to Troy Saturday on business. T. S. Ryan and Mrs. Nick Strichertz drove to Watertown Friday to see Mrs Ryan who is still seriously ill in the hospital. A. Green and Wm. Henderson drove to Milbank Monday oa business. Father Keefe of Waverly visit ed at the Nick Strichertz home Friday. The Misses Larson, Mabel Kuckes, Fern Alexander, Mrs. Chas. Alexander were Water, town passengers Sat. night. Stanis Her tig returned from Madison, Wis Thursday where he has been for the past four months taking a course in cheese making. It has not been deiin. itely settled when the cheese factory will open for work. Loren Misener spent Sunday in South Shore. Mrs. Nick Stricherlt spent Monday in Madison, Minn. Thos. Henricksen and son Her. man arrived from Colorado Springs last week. Herman does not plan on going back to Colorado this summer. Geo. Hanson spent Friday and Sat urday in tioulh Shore. The Ladie* Aid met with Mrs. It. it* Force last week. Mioses Bessie and Mary Yazeic a© in vVatertown working in the dartoa hspital. Wiliard Oneal was quits ill tor several days ia»t week. Strandburg March 4th. Evangelists Johnson and Clover have had good attendance at the revival meetings held at the Baptist church the past two weeks. Andrew Rydeen of Langford, visited his sister Mrs Sjovall a few days of last week. Norval En gels tad of Revillo. visited Strandburg friends Sat urday night. Con right of Milbank came over Saturday night to spend Sunday with our champion dsherman, Wm. Lingren. Harry Nelson spent Sunday at his home, returning Sunday flight. 1 Mesdames Neh» and Axel Anderson served a large number at Ladies Aid Wednesday at the Lutheran church The school had a vacation .Tuesday while Troy township had -its annual election.. The following were elected for the ensuing year. O Super visors—C. Milbrant, O. Lindquist Clerk—S. R. Dahl berg Assessor—Elvie Lundber*r: Justice of the Peace—Rev. G. Rydquist Constable—William Lundberg. Miss Minnie Nelsonx'ame .up Saturday to spend Sunday at home: Chas. Anderson returned from Worthington Saturday after a months visit with friends there. Miss Anna Nesberg and Alphie Peterson were Madison visitors Saturday. Miss Bessie Adams went to Watertown,Saturday evening. Some of our High School girls attended the home talent play at "troy Friday night. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Melin eh tertalned the Land ine and Rev. Rydquist families Sunday. Mrs. Wplmar Lundquist visif ed the past week at the home of hier parents Norman Nelson. Miss Troseth took teachers exams at Watertown Thursday and Friday of last week. Quit? a delegation braved the storm Monday evening to attend prayer ser vices. at O.,P. Johnson's at btock tiplm. Supt. Nettie Johnson' and Miss Skouge visited our school Monday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs.' Edwin Dahlberg are rtbe proud parents of a boy born last Saturday. Excited groups bave been noticed on street corners during the' past week, but investigation snowed that boibin? more serious than taxes Was the subject ofconversation. Village electron faext Tuesdav. Mrs. Axfi Dahl berg was pleasant ly surprised on Friday last by a num ber of tbe ladies, it bein* her bii-ih day, a gift of money was left vair memento of the occasion. Rev. ttydquist, sod Emil Berg left Tuesday evening for Still#atsr,ldelj gates to tbe district conference. Mrs. A. Hegna catae.up frotn Mad-i son Saturtiav lo si'errd a week wifiii the Moe and NeUon fuuiiile*. Mr». Victor Lindberg u very seriously 111 «t Luther hospital, but hope* are held tor her recovery* Summit Pearl Lein's condition remains abut the *aine. Prof aiin and wife left Summii Saturday evenintr- Mis. O. K. Steamy it spending the week w«th her daughter in the country v. Jones is still holding services io the Bnptisi church. Mrs. Kude of Marvin was a caller here Saturday. John Kolberg received word the past week of the death of his bruther Peter at Volga, S. Dak. The towfi friends of Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Stromtnegave them a farewell pariy Sunday p.m. at their lunch room. Edwin and Helmer Herried and families drove over from Watertown Sunday anl visited at the Schuler and Herried homes. i ii Goldie Thompson has accepted a position in Melby's drug store. Miss Seide spent Sunday ia Mil bank. Miss Beagin gave a demonstration of her work at Farmihgton No. 'J school house Tuesday p. m. for the patrons and pupils. A good number were in attendance and showed uiOd' interest in Miss Beagin's work, Mies Staiey veiled Saturday snd Sunday in Aberdeen with friends. Alvin Lein returned from St. Olaf's college Thursday. His health is not very good and be has been advised to rest from his study. Mrs. Hickman a Missionary gave a talk on the work and aim of the ''cen tenary movement" in the Methodist chut't h. Tuesday evening. Cora Anderson was taken -io the Webster nospitai^Tuesday. Rev. Nelson held services in the Methodist church Sunday. •lake Schad Jr. and family of Ros lvn, spent Saturday and Sunday here with relatives. Gilbert Mogen and family of Wau bay spent Sunday here with friends. Mrs Jake Sehad went to Milbank Tuesday to atteud a family reunion with her mother Mrs. Greening and help ber celebrate her 00th birthday. John Kolberg returned from Minn eapolis Sunday where be had an op eration on his limb. Stockholm. Mr- and Mrs. Herbert finglund and children visited at the O. P. Johnson home the first of the week. Ftnil Berg left for tbe cities last Tuesday to attend a church con ference. Miss Judith ffedman w*s a Water town passenger last Tuesday. Clarence Lindquist visited at the K. A. Lundquist home last Sunday. Fred Hal berg came up last Tuesday evening to visit his parents Mr. and Mrs. Aug. A» Hall berg. County Agent Swift was la our burg on Thursday of last week. The Krick Jensen family has moved into town, they are occupying the Holt house. Miss Lillie Berg spent a few in Minnesota last week. days Miss Agnes .Johnson Arrived home the firstof the week from Pierre where she has been ••mployed during the Mesaion of the legislature. Algot Moll berg visited friend* in town last Saturday evening. Mrs. R. A. Lundquist has been to the cities to see tier sister VIrs. Al bert Lindquist who is ill at a hospital there. She fnmd her sister much im proved. i Twiti Brooks Mrs. Fred K'guger was very agree ably surprised la»t Saturday evening when children 4nd grand children, 23 in number gathered at her home to help her celebrate her birthday. Oscar and Roy Olson were down from Aberdeen for an over Sunday visit with their parents, tbey returned to their school work Monday. K. W. Cook and family returned Wed. from a short visit with friends in the cities. B. Fletcher spent a day or two a! )fie Geo. Stevens home ihe first ot the week. The Ladle* Aid met Mrs. Chas. *oeffker. iHlbnl Sckwl Nttes. The play given by the Junior cl&as on Monday evening of last Week, proved a good success and the class netted about two hun dred dollars wljiich they will no doubt use to give the Junior* Senior banqutt and for their spring party. The Junior class always s the greatest expeuse as it is on tht that the expense of the unioi Senior banquet falls and at the prii-.e of eatables nowadays it takes cons derable amount of money to finance such an occassion. On Wednesday afternoon tha Senior class held a mock term of Circuit court before the assemb ly, which was enjoyed by all present. The case up for trial was that of the theft of the Warren Antleman Cigar store on the night of Dec. 10, 1920 Reubin Bury was the plaintiff in the action The verdict of the jury was that of not guilty which seemed to please the listeners in general. Ou Thursday and Fridjtf morning* Mrs. Ethel Smith Mc« iGha6fe'fravfe a series of lectures to the girls of the school whioh were very interesting and in structive. Miss Elrod has been confined to her room for several days the past week with an attack of La Grippe but was able to be back at her desk on Monday of thta week. Martha Ferber has also been on the sick list for the past two weeks. When it comes to speaking of real class in the line of putting on parties we have to give the bacon to the Sophomoie class. On Thursday evening of last week litis class gave their class party and everyone present had an enjoyable time. The gym where the games were held was neatly decorated in the class colors of Green and White with the class banner streaming from the ceiling. Many other pen nants also decorated the walls which together with several divans padded with pillows and the piano and victrola made one think he were at home nestling in the parlor, aud then after en joying several hours of sport playing games the class and the teachers who were present went up stairs to the sewing room where they were served to a real banquet, the menu consisting of chicken salad, rolls, olives, choc olate cake and maple nut ice cream. If oj s Thursday with The little son of J. Shafer has been quite ill the $ast week. Walter Meyers and family vere down from Mazeppa for a vitji over tfaoday with relatives. Mrs. F. Kruger had the misfortune to run a crochet hook into her hand Monday, Dr. Flett removed the hook and the injured member has since been doinjg nicely. Chas. Chavet was on the sick Itet for a couple of days the firstof tbe week. M. Resde carried mail for Mr. McCrea this week so that he might be free to look after his sale and move his family tp town. E. Lindquist was a business caller id Milbank Wednesday. Mrs. G. U. Rttoge was a passenger jtp Webster Wednesday afternoon. Mrs. H. Roberts took one of the twios to Webster Monday to consult adqetor^p rrgiU'd to tbe little ones health want some in- formatiou on how to have a good time go to the Sophomores how do they do it? Why! by co-oper ation of course, and that is what the whole school needs more co operation and the sooner they get it the sooner there will be more of the good times like this one. Let us remember that old maxim, 'United we Stand, Divided we Fall." One author has said 'Co operation" is the greatest word in the American language, let us make better use of it—"CO-OPERATE TABOR LUTHKKAN CHURCII Strandburg, Si Oi Fifth Sunday in Lent. Lay Services at 11 o'clock. W. H. Wester in charge. Sunday Schoo) after morning ser vice. Choir rehearsal every Tuesday eve ning. Wed. evening, March 16th, Prayer meeting at the home of Andrew Nord Thursday afternoon, March 7th, Lenten service at the church at 2 p. m. Palm Sunday, March 20th, morning service with Holy Communion at 10:30 also reception of new members. Grace Lutheran Cfcurch, LaBoU. Rev. Hansen of Marietta will oc cupy the pulpit ne*t Sunday with service at 11 a. m. Sunday school after morning service. All are cordially invited to either or both of the churches. Gustaf E. Rydquist, Attend Spring and Summer School at tho A. B. C. This year, as usual, the Aberdeen Business College will conduct a big spring and summer session. Scnool open all summer. Send for our new catalog. Enroll March 28 s»—mchiiiaas (Publication Feb. 24 to April 22 ine) LEASE OF STATE LANDS Notice is hereby given that on Ap i ril 25th, 1921, all Af the unleased State lands in Grant County will be offered for lease at public auction be tween the hours of 1Q o'clock a. m. and 5 o'clock p. m. at iMi Vourt 'house in said county. Dated at Pierre, S. D., February IS* 1021. N. E. KNIGHT, Commissioner of School v, and Public £ands.