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VoL. 1, NO. 7. HAvaE, CHOUTEAU COTNTY,,MONTANA, THURSaDAY, AourST 18, 1904. $2.00 PER YEAR : ,; ix •I II HI I I III IIlI I Il •III I•I I i II I I lI IIII I I i i I I II~nI l I The Havre Herald A. C. LENDER, PUBLISHER. Entered at the postofflie at Havre, Mon tana, as secondcl ass mail matter. THE HERALD, OFFICIAL UNION PAPER TRADES AND LABOR ASSEMBLY OF HAVRE -Meets every Tuesday evening at the City 1I ll. HAVRE BARTENDER'S INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE OF AMERICA-Meets On the first and third, Monday of each month at the Concert Hall. HAVRE .COOKS AND WAITERS' UNION Meets every Wednesday evening at Lawson's barber shop. HAVRE MACHINIST'S UNION-Meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at Chestnut's hall. HAVRE BRICK MASON'S AND PLASTERER'S UNION-Meets every Thursd9y on Second street. HAVRE RETAIL CLERK'S ASSOCIATION Meets on the first and fourth Friday of each month. HAVRE CARPENTER'S UNION-Meets every Friday evening at Chestnut's hall. HAVRE BOILER MAKER'S UNION-Meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month. HAvRE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOR Meets the first and third Thursday at Chest nut's hall. HAVRE UNITED MINE WORKERS OF AMER ICA-Meets the second and fourth Saturday of each month. HAVRE TEAMSTER'S UNION-Meets the first and third Saturdays of each month at Chest nut's hall. Democratic National Ticket. For President- ALTON B. PARKER, of New York. For Vice President 1 .CNRY G. DAVIS, of West Virginia. Staunch Democrat Mr. Bryan's demeanor since the St. Louis convention is treated with all sorts of facitious comment by the press which happens to be his politi cal opponents. Is this application of the partisan spirit altogether necess ary? Mr. Bryan's comment both at the convention and afterward, has been loyal to Democracy and has been duely appreciated by Parker's politi cal friends. He has behaved, not as a radical with certain principles to ex ploit, but as a serious American, in terested in all he could do to advance the cause he deemed was right. His work has shown his sincerity and Mr. Bryan will support Judge Parker. Gov. Toole issued his proclamation Monday for the election to be held on Tuesday, the 8th day of November, giving the list of officers to be chosen by the electors of the state. Besides the regular ticket presidential year, there is to be elected a state senator from Rosebud county, this election having been made necessary by the death of Jas. S. Hopkins, who was a long term state senator. Frank McDonough of Benton, Mer rit Flannigan of Clear Creek and F. Parker of Cleveland are all active can didates for the Republican nomination for sheriff. Everyone of them have a following of loyal friends and the fight will be a merry one. Sheriff Buckley is resting easy during the trials attending the beginning of the campaign and will have no difficulty in landing the Democratic nomination for that office. The Detroit woman who married a man inorder to reform him of the drug habit may not be a fool, but she has rushed in where a sensible angel would fear to tread. Kuropatkin describes the Japanese advance as slow and cautious. Won-i der how the Russian commander characterizes the retreat of the sol diers of the Czar? PROCLAMATION. Whereas, the statues of the state of Montana have designated the first Monday in September of each year as Labor Day, which day is thereby made a holiday throughout the state, And Whereas, It is meet and proper that at least one day in the year be devoted to rest and recreation, and to the the privileges and accomplish ments of labor, RAnd Whereas, The various labor or ganizations of the City of Havre have made extensive preparations for the celebration of this day, Now Therefore, I, L. Newman, mayor of the City of Havre, hereby request that upon that day all busi ness houses be closed during the day, and that all the people lay aside their usual avocations and assist in the ob servance of Labor Day. Signed this 18th day of Aug., 1904. L. NEWMAN. Mayor. GREAT DAY AMONG LABOR Will Make Merry Labor Day. Ar rangements Nearly Com pleted. Nothing but inclement weather can prevent the greatest Labor Day cele bration Havre has ever known. The different committees reported at the council Tuesday evening and have the preliminaries practically arranged. The mayor has been asked to issue a proclamation requesting all business places to close during the day. The procession will start from Chestnut's hall promptly at 10 o'clock a. m. and promises to be an event that will eclipse all previous efforts held in the city. Headedby the Citizen's Band of Havre, the city council, Trades and Labor Assembly and fire department the different unions will line up. Each union will have a float, unique in design and emblematic of the un ion they represent, while the Trades and Labor assembly will have a float representing the fourteen different organizations of the city. The pro cession will march along the promi nent streets and thence to Preston's Grove where the grand finale will be pulled off. W. W. Welch, state superintendent of public instructions, will address the assemblage, as will also Rev. W. B. young, Rev. F. W. Pool, Rev. Fr. Eberschweiler and other local speak ers. Major McGinnis, of Helena is al so expected to be with us on that day. Besides dancing, games and other amusements, the following program will be pulled off: 100 yard dash, free-for-all-First prize $3.50 hat by Havre Commercial Co.; 2d, $2.00 pipe by Daniel Boone. 100 yard dash for fat men, 290 lbs. or over-ist, box of cigars, A. R. Jen sen; 2d, $1.50 knife, Mitchell & O'Far rell. 65 yds. ladies' race-ist, pair ladies slippers, Lou Lucke; 2d, 1 pair lace hose, Boston store. 100 yard boys race, 9 to 15 years 1st, sweater, Auerbach & Son; 2d, base ball mit, Beckstead Drug Co. 100 yard girls race, 9 to 15 years 1st, pair shoes, Peter DesRosier; 2d, 1 broach, B. Strouse. High jump, free-for-all--lst, box ci gars, Richardson's store; 2d, pair cuff buttons, Churchill. Putting the 16 lb. shot-1st, $3.00 hat, Fair store; 2d, box cigars, L. Newman. Throwing hammer, free-for-all-lst, 1 dozen photos of winner, O. S. Goff; 2d, box cigars, DesRosier & Herbert. Hop-step-and-jump, free-for-all-1st, meal ticket, Judd Cafe; 2d, $3.00 in trade, H. W. Gross. Tug of war between shop men and other unions-To the winners, k bar rel beer, J. H. Fenton. For the prettiest baby-5 lb. box Artistic . Tailoring The The n.ew fall and winter woolens are New now ready waiting to see you. Suitings, Top Coatings, Trouserings, Woolens vestings, in all their newness and in the Are finest variety to be found hereabouts. Now UNION Our Tailors Are TAILORS ReadTAILORS Our work is the best products of skilled union labor. Try us on your fall suit. "THE HUB" M. AUERBACH & SONS LOCATED ON 4th STREET, THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF HIAYRE CAPITAL $25,000.00 ....... SURPLUS $5,000.00 HAVRE, MONT. W. E. HA USER, Prest. SIMON PEPIN, Vice Prest. J. C. PANCOAST, Cashier. INTEREST PAID ON TIME CERTIFICATES OF DEPOSIT AT THE RATE OF THREE PER CENT PER ANNUM FOR SIX MONTHS OR FOUR PER CENT PER ANNUM FOR ONE YEAR. chocolate candy, Louis Bey. Greasy Pole-1 keg of beer, your own choice, West Brothers. The day's festivities will conclude with a social hop at McIntyre's opera house in the evening. The ground committee has made every, possible arrangement for the ac commodation of the guests and re freshments can be procured at the grounds. Transportation to and from the grove will be furnished at a very moderate rate. CITY COUNCIL. The city council will meet this ev ening and adopt plans and specifica tions for sidewalks and crossings, which will be submitted to bid for contract for one year. Resolutions will also be acted upon in the matter of creating two lateral sewer districts giving the people until Thursday, August 25th, to protest against same. If a majority of the people do not pro test against the establishment of these districts on or before this date, the council will take immediate ac tion to establish same.