Our line of goods suitable for
presents is most complete,
both for old and young.
Gifts that are both useful and ornamental
and that will please everybody can be found
in our store.
Do your shopping early while the line is
complete. Don't wait untill the last days
when we may be all sold out in the size or
article that you wanted. Come in NOW and
we are sure we can please you.
If you can't make up your mind just what
to buy we will be glad to help suggest some
thing, and after looking over our large and
varied assortment you will be sure to find
something to please.
We also have a complete line of the latest
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Drygoods and Clothing
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South St. Paul Live Stock.
South St. Paul, Nov. 6.—Cattle—
Receipts, 3,200 steers, [email protected]
cows and heifers, [email protected] calves.
[email protected]:25 stackers and feeders,
[email protected] Hogs—Receipt?, 6,500
range, [email protected] Sheep—Receipts,
4,300 lambs, [email protected] wethers.
[email protected] ewes, [email protected]
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and you and all your house will clamor^
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Learn full details as to how
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given away. Just ask
rocer for a 5c package of
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makes sweeping a simple task quickly finished. It reaches
even the most difficult places, and eliminates the necessity
of moving and lifting all heavy furniture.
The Great Labor Saver of the Home—
small, can enjoy relief from Broom drudgery and protection from
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Farm and Draft Horses for Sale
From 500 to 1000 head of horses constantly on hand,.
including large Draft Horses, Driving Horses, Delivery
Horses, Farm Chunks, Farm Mares, Saddlers and Mules. Every horse
hitched and tried before sale. If you want one horse, a team or a carload.
BARRETT & ZIMMERMAN
Duluth Stables: Cor. 23d AY. W. & Superior St.
Private Sales Daily
Six Lovely Rogers Silver
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Yes, given away that's exactly what we mean. This 6-piece set of
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FRED B. LYNCH.
His Candidacy for Democratic
Chairman Opposed by Bryan.
Two interesting stories have leaked
out concerning the political activities
of William J. Bryan. One is that he
has served notice on the Democratic
national committee that he will not
stand for the election of Fred B.
Lynch of Minnesota as the committee's
The other story is that through sec
ond parties Bryan has conveyed the
intimation to Speaker Clark that he
ought to get into the running for
president and that he would support
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Happenings of the Week
Hundreds of men from Minnesota
farms, and large numbers of women
from Minnesota homes, are expected
to attend Farmers' and Homemakers'
week at University Farm, St. Paul,
Jan. 3-8, 1916. The members of the
committee at the College of Agricul
ture are predicting an attendance of
from 1,200 to 1,500, and they look for
this number to be increased in 1917,
and from year to year until the week
has become one of the most important
statewide gatherings of farmers and
home folk in the entire country. The
program for this year is an unusually
Minnesota's potato crop for 1915
showed a big increase over last year,
not only in total yield but in acreage
and in yield per acre, according to a
bulletin issued by Fred D. Sherman,
commissioner of immigration. His re
turns show that 304,424 acres were
planted in potatoes this year, with an
average yield of 119.7 bushels, and a
total of 35,376,000 bushels. The esti
mated value of the crop on the farm
Word has been received at Canby
by his family that John Bowe, former
mayor of that place, who has been
serving in the French army, was re
cently wounded and is in a hospital.
Bowe is an Englishman by birth and
served in the Thirteenth Minnesota
regiment in the Spanish-American
Thompson Grant, county commis
sioner of Winona county, is dead as
the result of injuries received when
a gasoline road roller went off the
Witoka hill when the engine died on
the way "up. Mr. Grant jumped, but
his foot caught in the machine and
he was dragged about forty feet.
Payments on contracts for twine de
livered this fall from the Stillwater
prison totaled $1,737,959.54 on Dec. 6,
according to figures made public by
Walter J. Smith, state treasurer. The
total payments will be more than $2,
Mrs. Martha A. Miller, pioneer res
ident of St. Paul, is dead at the age of
seventy-four years. Mrs. Miller is
said to have been the owner of more
real estate than any other woman in
the Capital City.
The ore shipping season has closed
for this year with shipments for the
season aggregating 43,780,829 tons,
against 31,990,260 last year. The sea
son is only 5,297,649 tons short of
1913, the record.
Eighty registered sheep owned by
John Fox, a farmer residing near
Rochester, have disappeared and all
efforts to find the herd have failed,
ft is the belief that some one stole the
Mrs. Margaret Lewis, seventy-eight
years of age, pioneer of Blue Earth
county, is dead at Mankato. She came
to America from Wales when three
The court of claims at Washington
has awarded the Mille Lacs band of
Chippewas of this state the sum of
$712,000 in a suit against the United
The arrival of 35,400 hogs at South
St. Paul in one day has set a new
record for the yards, being 1,100 more
than the former high mark of Jan. 11,
A. H. Rose,. aged eighty years, a
pioneer druggist of Minneapolis, is
dead. Mr. Rose had been a resident
of the Mill City since 1858.
Appointed Mexican Ambas
sador to United States.
The first step toward the resump
tion of full diplomatic relations be
tween the United States and Mexico
was taken in the appointment of Eli
seo Arredondo, General Carranza's
confidential representative in Wash
ington, as Mexican ambassador to the
The appointment of an American
ambassador to Mexico in all likeli
Fletcher, at present
ambassador to Chile, will be announc
TO YUAN SHI KAI
Peking, Dec. 12.—Yuan Shi Kai,
president of the Chinese republic, has
accepted the throne of China tendered
to him by the council of state.
Acting as a parliament the council
of state canvassed the vote on the
question of a change in the form of
the government of China to a mon
archy and found that the votes of 1,
993 representatives out of 2,043 quali
fied to vote on the proposition were
favorable to change.
The council immediately sent to
Yuan Shi Kai a petition urging him to
accept the throne. He declined at
first, but-when the petition was for
warded to him a second time he ac
cepted, with the proviso that he would
continue to act as president until a
convenient time for the coronation.
NOVEMBER RECORD BREAKER
Exports for Month Largest in Coun
New York, Dec. 10.—Exports from
the port of New York during the
month of November exceeded $180,
000,000, the largest amount in the his
tory of the port, according 'to esti
mates by custom house officials.
Not only was the total volume of
goods shipped from here a record, but
the classes which made up the amount
were more diversified than usual.
GRAIN AND PROVISION PRICES
Duluth Wheat and Flax.
Duluth, Dec. 11.—Wheat—On track
and to arrive, No. 1 hard, $1.10^4 No.
1 Northern, $1.0914: No. 2 Northern,
$1.05i4 @$1.06. Flax—On track and to
St. Paul Grain.
St. Paul, Dec. 11.—Wheat—No. 1
Northern, $1.08% @1.09% No. 2
Northern, $email@example.com% No. 2 Mon
tana hard, $1.06% corn, 73%@74%c
oats, 38%@39%c barley, [email protected]
rye, [email protected]
Chicago Live Stock.
Chicago, Dec. 11.—Cattle—Steers,
[email protected] cows and heifers, [email protected]
8.20 calves, [email protected] Hogs—
Light, [email protected] mixed, [email protected]
heavy, [email protected] rough, [email protected]
25 pigs, [email protected] Sheep—Native,
[email protected] lambs, [email protected]
Minneapolis, Dec. 11.—Wheat—Dec.,
$1.07% May, $1.10. Cash close on
track: 'No. 1 hard, $1.11% No. 1
Northern, $firstname.lastname@example.org% No. 2 North
ern, $email@example.com% No. 3 Northern,
99%[email protected]$1.03% No. 3 yellow corn,
73%@74%c No. 3 white oats, 38%@
39c flax, $2.0214.
South St. Paul Live Stock.
South St. Paul, Dec. 11.—Cattle—
Receipts, 750 steers, $3.75 @9.00
cows and heifers, [email protected] calves,
[email protected] stockers and feeders, $4.
[email protected] Hogs—Receipts, 3,400
range, [email protected] Sheep—Receipts,
50 lambs, [email protected] wethers, $4.75
@5.75 ewes, [email protected]
Chicago Grain and Provisions.
Chicago, Dec. 11.—Wheat—Dec.,
$1.13% May, $1.15 July, $1.07%.
Corn—Dec., 67%c May, 71%c. Oats
—Dec. 41Uc May, 44%c. Pork—
Dec., $16.25 Jan., $18.05 May, $18.05.
Butter—Creameries, [email protected]%c. Eggs
—[email protected] Poultry—Springs, 13c
fowls, 12%c turkeys, 16r*
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