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Dance at opera house New Year's
Insure for $ucce$$ at the Little
Falls Business College.
John Wige of Sioux City, Iowa, is
here visiting old friends.
Cheapest money on farm loans can
be had at M. S. Rutherford & Co.'s.
M. J. Rawn was home for the
Christmas holidays and left on Tues
For sale, cheap, a good oight horse
power gasoline engine. Apply to J.
C. Herdliska. 47-tf
Col. Johnson, deputy state bank
examiner, was here on Tuesday in an
official capacity.
Commence the new year right with
your subscription to the Union paid
a year in advance.
Wanted, men to chop cordwood on
section 9, Greenbush. Apply to Rufus
P. Morton, Brickton.
Dr Kothman, opfcomPtrisfc,
will be at L. G. Prescott's store from
January 3 to January 8. 50-tfc
Julius Yngve of the Union force
spent Christmas day in St. Paul and
Sunday at his home in Cambridge.
Earl Hatch was home from the St.
Paul Law college to spend Christmas
with his parents. He returned Tues
Miss Helen B. Shove of Minne
apolis was a guest of Mrs. Chas.
Keith from Monday until this morn
Mr. and Mrs J. A. Allen of Milaca
svere guests of Mr and Mrs. E. A.
Ross and family from Saturday to
xMiss Mae Orton and pupils gave a
Christmas program and tree at the
school house in district 4 on Friday
Luther Orton of Minneapolis passed
Christmas at home Mr. Orton is
now employed at the Plymouth
Clothing House
Rev. Father Brender arrived here
from Brandon on Tuesday evening
for a short visit with his friend, Rev.
Father Levings.
To thoroughly enjoy New Year's
eve go to the dance at Brands' opera
house. Music by Anderson's seven
piece orchestra.
WantedIf you have any Jersey
heifer calves to give away send a
postal card to C. E. Brande, Route 1,
Princeton, Minn.
Tomorrow evening the Woodmen
lodge of Spencer Brook will give a
dance at its hall. Olund's four-piece
orchestra will supply the music.
Heat Helps
The Woman's Relief association
will meet with Mrs. Annie King on
Friday, January 7, afc 3 o'clock. All
members are asked to be present.
Strayed, on or about Decembr 20,
a red bull yearling. Anyone knowing
the whereabouts of this bull please
notify Nelson King, Route 4, Prince
A dance will be given at the opera
house on New Year's eve, December
31. Anderson's orchestra of seven
pieces will furnish the music. You
are invited.
Mr and Mrs William Peterson and
child and Miss Marjorie Applegate
came up from Minneapolis on Friday
to spend the Christmas holidays with
relatives and friends.
You will be able to obtain all sorts
of grpen vegetables, fancy fruits, nuts
and candies at the California Fruit
store for New Year's day. Celery,
parsley, onions, radishes, lettuce, cu
cumbers, etc.
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You can never appreciate the worth of a
hot water bottle until used in some time of
need. Heat helps almost any pain, is often the
only remedy required and with a hot water
bottle you can have continuous, even heat for
hours if necessary. It helps to cure toothache,
earache, neuralgia, cramps, etc. And at this
time of the year it is worth many times its cost
as an antidote for those disagreeable bedfel
lows, cold feet. It pays to get good ones. They
outlast two or three of the poorer sort. Here
you get the good kind at' the prices ordinarily
asked for inferior goods.
Ot Interest
$- from
various sources.
George I Staples Is the only person who Is
vifchorized to collect money due this office In
evtsry case the party paying money Is entitled
io and should insist upon receiving a printed
oelpt Dumsr. Publisher.
If you know yourself to be indebted
to the Union now is the time to liqui
date the indebtedness. Don't wait
for a statement of your account. We
need the money that is due us and
need it NOW. THE UNION.
Frank Smith went to Baldwin. Wis.,
on business Monday.
Alfred Wass of Milaca was in
Princeton on business Friday.
P. L. Roadstrom made a business
trip to the twin cities on Monday.
The Union wishes all its readers a
happy and prosperous New Year.
Charley Roos of Minneapolis passed
Christmas with his mother and sisters
Aug. Rines left on Monday morning
for Wisconsin to secure a car of na
tive horses.
Mrs. Fred Holm went to Minneapo
lis on Monday morning and returned
in the evening.
P. E. Skahen of Minneapolis was a
guest of Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Skahen
over Christmas.
Fred Heath arrived home from
Carlyle, Mont., on Friday and will
remain for the winter.
F. C. Foltz accompanied his daugh
ter, Bessie, to Minneapolis on Mon
day to consult an oculist.
Mr. and Mrs. Martin C. Brands of
Foley spent Christmas with the for
mer's parents in this village.
Rev. Father Levings returned on
Monday morning from Foreston,
where he conducted services on Sun
I keep good horses on hand at all
times for sale. Tf you have horses to
sell bring them to me and I will pay
cash for them. Wm. Ross.
M. S. Rutherford & Co. will loan
you money on your farm at the lowest
rate of interest. We give liberal pay
ment privileges. 19-tf
Herman Markgraf will give a dance
in his hall at Brickton on Saturday
evening, January 1. Everybody re
spectfully invited. itp
If you intend buying a new sleigh
or cutter call on Peterson & Nelson.
They handle the best makes and sell
at reasonable prices. 51-tfc
Bargains in stoves, tinware, tools,
guns, furniture, pictures, picture
frames, room mouldings, and musical
instruments. R. E. Jones. l-2tp
A postal sent to R. I. Hawkins,
Milaca, will bring information re
garding furs and hides. Have you
ever sold to him^ Try him once 44-tf
Elmer Basalt of Carlyle, Mont.,
arrived here last week to visit his
mother, Mrs. Samuel Miller, and has
taken his old job as engineer at C. O.
Moore's planing mill.
In an Irish paper we read of an old
lady dying in her I03rd year It is a
common thing to find death notices in
Irish papers of people who have at
tained the age of 100 years and over.
Fred Brown came down from the
Golden Valley on Friday and will
remain a week or so. Fred thinks
there is no place on earth where the
sun shines just as bright as in Golden
The high school class of '07 held a
reunion at the home of H. L. Zimmer
man last evening. A fine supper was
served and the class had a jolly good
time. Class reunions are invariably
interesting events.
You will always find horses suitable
for any purpose at my barns. I sell
a large number of horses and handle
only the best grades. When you need
a horse you will find just what you
want at my stables. 'Aug. Rines. 52-tf
O. E. and Henry Carlson were home
over Christmas visiting their parents,
Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Carlson, at Long
Siding. O. E. Carlson is putting in
a plant for the Enterprise Brick com
pany of Duluth at Feeley, Minn., and
Henry is employed at Wrenshall. I
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Nelson's photos please the people.
T: H. Caley and W. H. Perrell made
a business trip to Big Lake pja. Tues
Bring your hides and furs to Allen
Hayes, Princeton, on Saturdays and
receive Minneapolis prices for the
same. 51-tfc
If you jvant to sell or rent your
land call on or write to Uglem Co. at
Long Siding. They have a number
of inquiries for land. 23-tf
Miss Beda Olson came down from
Mora on Friday to spend the holidays
with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Louis
W. Olson of Wyanett.
C. H. Simonds and daughter, Ida
May, of Spencer Brook were in town
last Thursday and the Union is in
debted to them for a pleasant visit.
A daughter was born to Mr. and
Mrs. C. C. Trask of Elk River on
December 23. Mrs. Trask is a niece
of G. I. Staples of the Union office.
We have three good second-hand
organs which have been cleaned and
placed in flrsb-class condition that we
will sell very cheap. Ewing's Music
Bill Neely, manager of the local
gym, went to Minneapolis On Tues
day to arrange a wrestling match
between Ben Hass and another
The Princeton Produce company will
hold its annual meeting and election
of officers at the court house on Tues
day afternoon, January 11, at 2
Mr. and Mrs. Milton Blanchard of
Minneapolis were guests of Mr. and
Mrs. H. H. Farnham and family from
Friday to Monday. They are the
parents of Mrs. Farnham.
Miss Jennie Whitney, who has been
teaching school near Jackson, arrived
home for the holidays last Thursday
evening and will return to her school
next Wednesday. Miss Whitney is
meeting with good success in her work.
Owing to failing health we will sell
out our entire stock of new and
second hand goods at a large re
duction. Call in and be convinced
that we mean business. R. E. Jones
& Son. i-2tp
The Modern Samaritans will install
their officers for the next year on the
evening of January 7. At that time
representatives from the grand and
imperial councils will be present to
participate in the ceremonies.
George J. Van Rhee received notice
last week that hespassed
Miss Agatha Nachbar returned last
week from Parkston, S. D., to spend
the holidays.
Miss Belle Orton of Minneapolis is
visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Nathan* Orton.
Wanted, from 500 to 1,000 cords of
16-inch oak and maple wood. Apply
to Geo. E. Rice & Co. 1-tfc
For farm loans go to Robt. H.
King. He gives lowest rates, best
terms and quick service. 50-tf
Elmer Carlson, buttermaker for
Bridgeman & Russell, passed Christ
mas with friends at Foreston.
the examina-
tion for special agent in class A of
the department of mines and quarries
of the Uuited States census and had
been placed on the eligible list.Lake
The Dorcas society will give one of
its regular fifteen-cent suppers at the
residence of Mr. and Mrs. F. M.
Campbell next Wednesday evening.
There will be plenty of good things to
eat Everyone is respectfully invited
to attend.
Before you start for Princeton to
have your picture taken be sure it is
the first or third Saturday of the
month, as these are the only days you
will find Nelson, the famous photo
grapher from Anoka, at his studio in
Princeton. 2-tf
A few have been after me to start
an evening class in shorthand this
winter. I have decided to do so
directly after the first of January and
can take care of two or three more
students. Call on me if interested.
A. R. Davis. 52-2tc
O. E. Larson, who is conducting a
harness shop for Wm. Neely at
Lemon, S. D., spent Christmas here
and returned to Dakota on Tuesday,
Mr. Larson says that Lemon is a
lively business town of about 1,500
Miss Avis Eaton reached home on
Christmas eve. She is attending the
Johns Hopkins university at Balti
more, easily the greatest institution
of its kind in the United States. Miss
Eaton expects to return to her studies
in a week or ten days.
J. F. Wheeler sued William Trunk
in Justice Norton's court on Monday
to recover the sum of $18 for work
alleged to have been done. The case
was tried on a change of venue from
Justice Dickey's court, J. A. Ross
representing the plaintiff, and E. L.
McMillan the defendant. Justice
Norton took the case under advise
ment and later decided in favor of the
defendant. 1^
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Miss Deppe of St. Paul is visiting
Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Prowse.
Mrs. E. D. Claggett of Austin came
in on Tuesday evening's train to visit
friends for a few days.
L. E. Fox, who spent Christmas
here, left on Tuesday for a trip to
Texas for D. E. Ryan & Co. of
The county of Mttle Lacs has four
second-hand desks and a book case
for sale. Inquire of F. C. Cater,
County Commissioner First district.
For sale, a threshing machine with
16 horse-power Reeves' engine and
32x48 separator. It will pay you to
investigate. Apply to A. F. Hanson,
Route 4, Princeton. 52-4tp
The editor of the Cambridge Inde
pendent-Press knows what he is talk
ing about when he says: "News
papers are like other business enter
prises these days it takes money to
pay the bills that naturally pile up."
Erick Heylander and wife came
down from Brainerd on Saturday to
visit Mrs. Heylander's parents, Mr.
and Mrs. s'. P. Woodman. They re
turned on Tuesday, accompanied by
their son. Mr. Heylander says he is
doing well at Brainerd.
Miss Mabel Prescott, who is teach
ing school at Sisseton, S. D. Earl
Prescott, who is attending the St.
Paul Law college, and Guy Prescott,
bookkeeper for Howard-Farwell Co.,
Minneapolis, spent Christmas with
their parents at Spencer Brook.
Dr. L. B. Galbraith of Cass Lake
and bride arrived here on a visit to
the doctor's sisters, Misses Mattie
and Alice Galbraith, on Tuesday and
will leave today. Dr. Galbraith was
married on December 15 at Elk River
to Miss Myrtle E. Williams of Cass
Lake, and the young people are on
their way home from their bridal tour.
That dreaded scourge, diphtheria,
has invaded two homes in the lake
regionMurray, the 17 year old son
of Mr. and Mrs. T. F. Norton, died
on the evening of the 22nd, and a
little daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Aug.
Eichmiller of Onamia died on the
afternoon of the same day Both of
the afflicted families have the sincere
sympathy of the Union.
Airs. E. A. Davis and son returned
to their home in Minneapolis last
Thursday after a visit of several
days' duration with the families of
Mr. Henry Newbert and Mr. A. W.
Kenfield. Many years ago, when
Mrs. Davis was a school girl and
was known as Miss Electra Green,
she spent a summer with her aunt,
Mrs. Henry Newbert, at the old
American house.
Miss Lizzie Sadley, the most suc
cessful teacher of all the Princeton
high school graduates, reached home
from Milwaukee last Friday evening
and expects to return tomorrow. Miss
Sadley taught in the high school at
Crookston for five years. Now she
has a good position in one of the
Milwaukee public schools, and she is
capable of filling any position from
superintendent down.
Milaca's high school debating team
met defeat at the hands of the Pine
City high school debating team last
week. The subject was the same as at
Cambridge"Resolved, That Minne
sota Should Adopt the Initiative and
Referendum." The Milaca team had
the affirmative and the Pine City team
the negative. Here's hoping that
Milaca and Princeton will meet with
better success next time.
Dr. D. P. Ord way's improved
plasters for the cure of rheumatism,
sciatica, lumbago, lame back or side,
neuralgia, pleurisy, lung complaints,
and all bronchial troubles, cramps,
kidney disease, dyspepsia, sprains,
heart disease, liver complaint, dropsy,
female weakness, sore and weak eyes.
A preventative and cure of pneumonia
and consumption. Price 25 cents.
Sold exclusively by Capt. N. Small,
Princeton. It
Miss Mabel Prescott and Miss
Grace Dunn reached their respective
homes the night before Christmas
after quite an experience in crowded
and delayed trains coming from
Sisseton, S. D. Miss Prescott teaches
the 7th grade and Miss Dunn is
assistant principal of the high school
at Sisseton. The girls return next
week and do not expect to be home
again until the close of the school
term next June.
Golden Kale Notion Store
In addition to toys a large assort
ment of useful articles will be found at
this store. The line is too extensive
to enumerate here, but if you will call
we shall be very pleased to show them.
Mrs. L. G. Prescott.
His Birthday.
"When were you born?" asked an
inquisitive of Robert Louis one day
"May 10, 1880." was the instant reply,
and Robert Louis and Fanny Steven
son exchange^ glances. This was their
wedding day.
A Foot Rule.
WorkmanIs there a foot rule in this
bouse? Housekeeperes. Everybody
wipes their feet on this mat before
they dare come in!Comic Guts.
SEE We have left a few Flannelette Gowns, both 2
Ladies' and Misses', that we will close out at the 3
following prices: 3
rE Princeton, Minn. 3
^uiiimiituumaamiimmitiimiiiuiUiiummiauututimS IpmmmmmmmmmmmtmmmmmmmmmmmmK 1 Building Material
of All Kinds
SB* Come in and look our Mill Work over, such3
g= as Sash, Doors, Mouldings, Window and 3
E: Door Frames and Porch Finish. We have 3
g~ a fine stock on hand. 3
You Are Thinking of
I Building a House
E or barn, or making repairs, come in and look 3
gE at our Lap and Drop Siding, Flooring and 3
Common Boards. Red and White Cedar 3
Shingles, none better on the market, and at 3
prices that suit. 3
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In Gowns!
E Plain white and colored, 50c value, at 4Qc 3
Plain white and colored, 75c value, at gc3
I Plain white and colored, 90c value, at 85c
E Plain white and colored, $1.00 value, at 89c 3
Toques, in all colors, 25c values, at 2fc^l
E Children's caps with ear tabs, $1.00 values 92c 3
Children's Angora bonnets grey and white, 3
E regular $1.35 values, at $1,153
Ask to See Our Shirt Bargains.
OEO. A. COATES, manager
Dealer In
Prime Meats of Every Variety,
Poultry, Fish, Etc.
Highest market prices paid for Cattle and Hogs.
Main Street, Princeton.
1 1 'i i .i 11 i_ i
Dealer in
Fresh and Salt Meats, Lard,
Poultry, Fish and Game in Season.
Both Telephones.
Main Street, (Opposite Starch Factory.) Princeton, Minn.
Ads in The Union Bring Results,
find it a hard
-narier to sell your rough lumber
to ^a.antagre because most of
nui customers want it finished
j'tt c-raor. you can get twice
~a ini 2*u ior your lumber by n!an
ingitmakinff it up into flooring
droo wling, window casing and
mould ng% OT which there is an
v.nhrait6Sd demand at big pnee"
The Uovell Planer and Matcher
does all tL^, work to perfection.
You can aI.o niake big money
by working upl all your slabs and
Lat and ___
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for this purpose is our Lath Mill and San^Wa TVIK^I ,-U
bottom, all of our own manufacture rr v f-*J T^V
nowout Kyouhavenotreceivedit, w^etoday. EufaSurSby
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