OCR Interpretation


Weekly expositor. (Brockway Centre, Mich.) 1882-1894, July 27, 1882, Image 4

Image and text provided by Central Michigan University, Clark Historical Library

Persistent link: https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn2006060001/1882-07-27/ed-1/seq-4/

What is OCR?


Thumbnail for

tssm
iMHmmm rrriqprmnri mrr
CORRESPONDENCE.
l'eck N'otc,
Vv'e are having Rood hay wea'her at
present.
The farmeri have commenced har
vesting their wheat iri'thls Vicinity.
The baseball match played at Drock
way (Vntirt on the 21st of July be
tween I In V.Ui Hangers and Jlrockway
Centre Victors came olt well. The
score stood 2 to l:) in favor of tho
Victors. A return match will be
played at Peck, on August rih, when,
we hope, our boys will have better
8U0'wn.
Miss Allie (bmlncr. of (Jlencoe,
Out., in visit I up: iriemU in this place.
Mr and Mrs Hisey, of this place,
have removed t) lirockway Centre.
Mr Hisey will bo greatly misled at
this place as a good honorable citizen.
Uraiit Centre.
Fine prospects for the fanners this
year.
Tho school house is being repainted
and pitting h jeneral cleaning up.
J Cary U making extensive improve
ments on tho Hill place.
(JiuJner is pushing work pretty live
ly on the new town hall.
Dr Campbell i.i of the opinion that
his .'5-year-old (Gold Dust) cant bo beat.
Fair tho wuvon maker is apparently
doing a pretty fair buisness. lie lias
tinned out : or 4 new wagons this
year.
Hobt Harris is doing a thriving busi
iVess. Ho has just closed the contract
for 4 tons of bridge castings and is
selling a largo number of plows, read
scrapers and other implements. His
business seems to be rapidly increasing.
Flder S Hiley is working faithfully
on tne (Irant Circuit this year, lie
has one church under construction and
a large amount of money secured for
another iir the village of Jeddo. We
would like to have him remain with
m another year.
"We have received the Secretary's
report of the Fort Huron F.xecutive
Committee for relief on tho work of
relieving the sufferers of the Huron
peninsula by the great forest (ires of
jssl. It gives a full report of every
thing which passed through ther
hands.
Hev S. CJ. Ilettis commenced hold
ing meetings on tiie vacant lot in the
rear of the school house Monday eve
ning. He has his camp inn-ting plat
form pet facing tho noith, with a
number of seats in front. A great
deal'of interest is bein takn in the
meetings.
- Chas Townseiid closed his school
in district No 0, Ust Tuesday, for the
summer vacation. On tlie last day
Mr Towuiend made tlm following
scholars piesents for their industry,
gOvXl conduct and punctuality: Kli.i
MclClrov, Ester Jieadle, Sophia Sponcn
burg. Frank Fvans.
A lively kneck-down occurred on
our st'eets lst Monday evening niter
the sun had Fct, between two cousins
whose heaits centered on one of the
fair sex and weio both paying their
nio,t BliVctlonato attentions to 1 cr.
John got his nose Cook(ed in beauti
ful style and Tiow struts around feel
ing as proud as a lirn in a huckleberry
patch. 'Tis too iim.1 that wo should
have such young men in cur commu
nity. - Lat Thursday night our quite
little villaje was visited by burglars
who entered the olliVe of J. S. Dutlle,
oyened tle s ife and tmk then fr m a
number of lupers, al-.o t he missionary
jug containing ST. The papers were
found in the morning ui der the side
walk not Tii the le,i.t injured. They
next ettWted an entrance by the use
of a key through the front door of "Yr.
II. 1 'aimer's store. Leaving one man
outside to watch, the other two went
inside. Hf.,re they had got fairly
into opt ration Ths. Finery happened
on the scfiie and scared them away,
it s 'Mas that, the tools used by them
wero taken fr-nn T. D.ircy tic Co's
blacksmith thop but did not get a
chance to use them and left them be
hind in their flight. The parties niv
unknown and no steps have been taken
as yet to ferret the im-dler out. J. S.
Dnllio wi ihes to thank them, for the
careful manner in which they handled
his papers. It is a mean man who
will rol a missionary fund.
Once anin we take pleasure m
saying to the. people of Urockway
Centre and vicinity tli.it we are in
better shape than cer to fiynish
them with l! best assortment of
mixed candies ever on . sale in tho
town for the same money, and our
ice cream is a.i good as can be had
in the slate, in fact it is Ice cream,
and the people are satisfied 'of the
fat t, judging from our increase oi
trade. We are also prepared to
furnish any papers or books publish
ed, also our lunch apartment will be
ready for trial at all times. Thank
ing you for your liberal patronage,
We remain Itcspect'y yours. Mason
fc Colby, next door to Wallace's
harness shop.
Another School Gone.
School No " at Meneroy's corners
died lust Monday morning at nine
o'clock a. m., after a long and lin
gering illness. One child left to
mourn. Oh ! How blest is the
thought to the rnounrers, though
their hearts are almost riven, yet to
these whoso cross is borne bravely,
the fairest crown will be given.
A Cnoss 1Ji:aui;i:.
nm
What IO Cent Will Do.
Fv calling at F. A. Fakeis ding
store, you can get a sample bottle of
J)r. Jhsanko's Cough and J.ueg Syiup
which will relive the most obstinate
Cough or Cold, und bhowyoir what th;
rrgil;.r fcOcent size will do. "When
tio ih'.ej with Asthma, Frcnchitis Dry
11m king Coeg!, I'ains in the Client,
i.n I all diseases of the Threat and
! .nsr;, ty sample b:ttle (f this jne-
W. & J.
Carriage and
BROOK WAY,
Take this method of Informing the public, of this vicinity that they have
it hand a very large stock of Carriages and Wagons, open and top Hug
gies, which they will dispose of at prices and terms to defy competition.
Our work is all lirst-class and warranted in every respect. Please give us
a call before purchasing elsewhere. We wiil endeavor to suit you both in
quality and juice. We also do repairing, repainting and retrimnung in
all its branches, Please remember tho place. Yours,
w. & jr. iiAnma, Dnocizvj-Ar.
A special invitation to all to call at our shop and see for yourselves.
Oartieft & Vanderlip,
Dealers in
Foreign and American Marble.
All orders for Monuments. Tombstone3, and all other Marblo work promptly
filled and Satisfaction guaranteed.
Brockway Centre.
THE BROCK
Will be ready for business about the 1st of June.
This will be a splendid opportunity for farmers to have Jtheir.'wool made
into Cloths, Flannels and Yarns. Two ol the best CuBtom Foil ''aids in
the country.
ntisese
Wm. h. ballentine,
-DKALKP. IK-
DRY GOODS, GROCERIES, CLOTHING,
Hats, Capo, Boots, Sh.oes, GrocIserTv Glass
ware, Hardware, "Wall Paper, "Window
Sliadcs. XPatorrb Medicines, IToticrxs,
Paints, Oils, Putty, Glass, etc.
,'"A11 kinds of produce taken in exchange for (ioods. Cash paid for
Hides. (ioods alwavs sold at the Yorv liwest Vrices.
K'm:
F.KOCKWAY,
ALWAYS ON HAND i
eo w
Successors to James Ferguson & Company,
Are still in the old stand with a pood selected stock of
DRY COODS, (;iiOCi:illi:s. CUOCKKllY and (iLASSWAUK,
FOOTS & MiOKS,
In fact almost everything: kept in a general store. We intend to I-ccp u; with
the times in juices and styles ot poods, thanking our fiiends nnd custotni-rs
for past favors and soliciting a continuance of the same.
Fatter aud l'gps taken in exchange for goods as usual. . 1
Th
iorfii
REAL ESTATE AND COLLECTION AGENCY!
The undersigned, beini; a
Justice of the Peace and Notary Public,
is prepared at all times to fill out all kinds of lejjal .nnd business papers
promptly and correctly. Special attention given to collections.
Several improved farms for sale -cheap. Also n, few building lots in
Jlrockway Centre. I am Agent for the Continental Insurance Company.
A very fine house and one acre of ground in Urockway Centre for sale or
w ill exchange for a mall farm.
J. S. DUFFIE,
Oflie on Main Street, Brockway Centre, Mich.
T DARCY 8o 007
-Manufacturer! of-
IBluggics, Carriages, Sleigh, Etc.
O.ily the best of Material .used and Trices as low ai consistent with first -rlass
work. Special attention to IJcpaiiinar. Ce eral IIar.(-slueirg at reas
onable, prices, riirmrra will find it to their Interests to see ns before dealing
elsewhere, . lyl
HARRIS,
Wagon Works,
Mich
iyi Michigan.
WAY CENTRE
H B I m S
'& Sons.
MICIlKiAK
Waring & 60
nUiiillliip
End
racer.
Tho Greatest Discovery !
OF THE AC,k:
I have for sale all kinds of
Agricultural
Implements,
including tho
mm mm tooth
The lluckeye lleaper nnd Mower, The
Champion and Hoyco lleapers, l'lown,
Cultivatirs, rumps, Scutllers, Horse
Hakes, of different kinds. Also,
JACKSON WAGONS ! !
Cent in World.
STIIAAV CUTTEHS. DRILLS, HAH
LOWS, AXI) ALL KINDS OF
IMPLEMENTS.
J-JCill and see my lino assortment
before purchasing elsewhere.
1-1 y G. W. HELL.
STILL ALIVE!
I wish to nnnotincft to the citizens of lirocV
way Ci.tr anJ icioity, ihht utter a grauJ
coiifciilt i.t all l he liirbtr'i in Wnlvrriue n'.He,
I tlo proclaim nud tuake known to all that I,
B JlubfH, t.Ave fitteil on n Darter Shop in
tl' netocst ui&noer ftVHilHblr, wbere I will bf
t all tlrueH, ra.ly to give theiu a r-oiuiilftf
cutiiujf rect jtion and ron'filenly jivet their
pHyi-iojinoma t uatuib'a uuhteruly proUuction
Now wifntB iicd ire great eal of
in j nzora smt !sbors Id tie year of Blue
Heard 1882.
My k! op Is oea,
My tiorels re e'eno,
My tli-Kts tro Kl.arp,
ily rzor art keeo.
Oopojita th: In.tol Main atrffrt, Pro'-kwuy
CeutM. My S li jicum:
The White
Is to-day Kin; ImKrial over all
Sewing Machines. It stands at the
Trout in points of durability, in fea
tures of mechanical const ruction, in
new and valuable improvements, new
Automatic Jlohhin Winder which
fills the bobbin as smooth as a spool
of silk, without tho guidance of the
hand, f.r.'.sinjjj it to hold one-third
more thread than formerly; also a
new attachment for putting tin; band
off and on. Full set of extra attach
ments without extra charge.
Remember, the place to buy is the
first house north of depot.
Mrs L Fracer & Son
Sole Managers for M. Clair Coi.nty.
C. M FULLER'S
Harness Shop
AT
Brockway Centre.
The undersigned will always keep
everything in the harness line.
COLLARS, WUir.H, MARKETS,
FLY S ETS, BRUSHES, COMDS,
And a full lin cf
TRUNKS 6c VALISES.
Repairing done la the NeaUtt Maoner.
Ierjthlnj warrants! (irst-cliiM.
Chcp as the cheapest.
Re ) Yj Yourf,
James Wallace.
TE!2 VILSON !
Oscillating
UI
Ia tho only iiewtewinjj machine put
upon market within the past twenty
yeari absolulely new i:i principle,
detail a;:d design. We sell this machine
at as low prlie u any first chu?
machine in the state. Tim take up of
thld machine w-nks almost ns tJiougU
endowed with human intelligence. iu
not m persiwded to juircliasn any ol.l
rtyle of machine, when you can buy a
machine with at 1 1 the latent inprove
nientfi, no Jmj)Hition !y extra charge
tor attachments a with oilier ngti.t
1IICKEV UIIOS., Agents.
Carpets I GaT'pets I
A New Idea in Carpets.
The inhabitants of this place, and vicinity have long felt the necessity
of having a larger and better Assortment of Carpets.
That want is now fully supplied. Having secured the exeusive use of
Kichnrdson's Carpet Kxhibitor, a wonderful invention, whichfrom a h vlf
yard sample will show tho pattern perfectly matched on a very largo
room, giving every figure its proper proportion and color (frm the com
bination of reflections). Come and see the great novelty.
Our Stoclc is also Comploto In:-
Dry Goods, Groceries, Hats &
Caps, Crockery and Glassware.
ISools & Shoes and Clothing.
O- E- ROSWELI
(Successor to Mickey & Koswcl!.)
HARDWARE.
Rill! mm
Nails, Doors, Sash, Glass, Fully,
Plaiti and Tarred Paper,
BOTTOM PRICES.
H. F. I
Agont For Flat Stcol Fence Wire.
rURMTURE
A Large Stock of Furniture in (Jreat Variety
AT BROWN'S,
Consisting of
Chamber Suite.-;, in Ash and Walnut,
F,vi -!.t.u :nd 1 V f' f Tablet,
Uuivaus, Lounges, Cribs and Hed.,
f -Ml Kinds, Woven Wire Mattrasses,
Spring Uedsj ICte. Large Stock of Chairs
in Cane and Wood Seat, and Kvery thing lobe
f':i?i.l in any well oi.b.ii'd furniture .-tore. Call and examine goods
before purchasing elscv. '.it n. Ojptsite .1. S. Duffle's.
A. G. BROWN.
TO THE FARMERS
oi jrocKway v enire ami MirrouiHiing country, l would ay that in
icction with mv store at Fort (Jratiot I have a store here in the Centre
count
and am soiling
DRY GOODS,GROCERIKS, CROCK'RY
GlzzDYj&rc, Qoofc & Shoos,
Ready Made Clotlaiug', Hats, Caps,
Kic, at llottom Prices, and will pay Port Huron Maiket Price
for Putter, and can always handle all that comes. Highest Market Prico
for Farmers' Produce. Will also always buy all the wood you may liavu
to sill. Store en Main ct., opposite the tlrug store.
11
WANTED
6,000 POUK OF BUTTER.
6,000 doz of EGGS
AT M. T. GRANDY'S
VliT-jiou ! ("0N thtsyer ihtin nay other i!ao9 tnt hi of D troit. W hut jait
rril a Urv Ltoi'li ot G.oct-r-i-H if all V iud' which t itii ti chej, f.r . or
trte. XX f win liv- lrvr- 'H-k D- ( -x' w nn I lniwnl to w Trythtn
wbj J..n. Our 3IIIlinery hlork Im Now Complete. 1, Ini. tin-, yc-u will fin. I 8 lk
Snf iuM, llv-U U F TH, I'. -wl.fi . D I 11 .! .if jll HlU rMVt II 9 OIIMnp, t r
vavti r trdr. I'. iu vg yur hukiei ami amt .;' me h-w .nark t -fee.
MTGrandy,
BOUND "TO LEAD i
WK HISF TO
ollywoo
Is the place
is a
FAMILY GROCERIES CIMP.
Also headquarters lor Maxon Fruit dars. Produce taken in txthang for
(nods. (Jive ns a call.
A ITEM
TO
i TOE
AND INHABITANTS
. H. WYMAN, Brockway Centre.
WANTED i
SAY THAT
ti I -M m. M. a m a
flVKMRtlllllgJII U
to buy

xml | txt