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Stick Grove Letter.
Mrs Morton of Dedham. Iowa is visit ing with iier daughter Mrs. Fowler. Wilt White visited in Manilla one day last w.-ek. Who is Hie attraction William? The stork visited the home of Frank Fowler l'ridav night and left hira a sweet tittle baby girl. jack Jones of Denison was in town Sat urday. Mr. Jones 1 farms near here interested in several Mollie Grittin visited with her Mrs Willis Wiggins at Dow City, few days last week. sister for a Bertha Mnler spent Sunday in Neola visiting Tom Griffins family, and otner friends. She returned home Monday. has Mr. Johnson oE Charter Oak, who large farming interests in this siction, wis here last Monday looking after the same. Mr. Eaton representing the Arion Anchor was in town Saturday in the in tor est of that paper of which he is now in charge. Dick Pence was caiied to Linn Co. on account of the serious illness of his sister. Ha returned Friday and says he left his sister somewhat bette', The barber who was to arrive and go in to business here last week, failed to appear The held is still open and tlieie is a good chance for the right man. John Duff Crist Stahl, Ed Sia'nl and J.ikk Greder, all of Washington township, did business in our town this week. They are among our prominent farmers Mr' Salem Towne of Denison was seen on our streets Tuesday and Friday Some wav all the old settlers who leave here fiad a pleasure in returning ever so often. Sylvester Thew arrived here Wednes day with a large selection of nursery stock which he is very busy supeiintending the setting out of. He represents a firm in Terry. The carpenters have returned, are again busy on Mr. Harvey's house which IS rapidly nearing completion and will make quite an imposing structure and a valuable addition to our town. Mrs. Miller of Ute was in town Thursday in the interest of her mi'linery business. which is being carried on for her in Mr Moffitt's store. Kthel Town has charge of it in the absence of Mrs. Miller. Mr. Benton of Charter Oak is talking of starting a hotel and run a livery barn in connection with the same, about the ioth of May. We hope it will materialize, as both industries are badly needed hern. Andrew l'et.rsen was married last Sat urday in Denison to a young lady from Cedar Rapids. He has bought a lot of •new furniture and fixed up a commodious liome for his bride, who he expects to take to it Friday. Ted Sullivan after a sojourn of two months in the Southwest where lie went in searh of health, ha- returned home. He •did not think the climate bceficial to his ailments and his many friends are sorry indeed to note the fact. There was quite a little excitement in town Friday evening, when a large blaze ijJwas discovered east of town. Mary 'thought it was a house and rushed to the Scene but it only proved to be a straw stack belonging to Jerome Thew. Mr. Henry Kellog. who has made his home here for the past six months, with Ins sister Mrs. Jane Slater, departed for Lafeyette Indiana last Wednesday. Mr. Kellog made many friends during his so journ among us and they regret his de parture! exceedingly but hope he will re turn for another visit soon. L. W. Eggers while crossing afield last week came upon a lair of wolves in which there were 7 young ones. They brought the little things to town with them and had thfm on exhibition in Mr. Hsgan's store window all day. They were quite a curiosity to many. It is needless to say that the poor babies were sacrificed for the bounty on their little heads. Mrs. Kate O'Meara of Rodney who has been expected for some time, arrived Tuesday for a two weeks visit with rela lives and friends. She spent the first week in Shelby Co. visiting with Mrs Pat O Meara and family, here her little son Tommy has been staying for several weeks past. She will divide her time this week with her- mother Mrs. White and her sister Mrs. Welch, here in town, where she will be pleased to meet her old time friends A letter from Mrs. Bicknell en route to North Dakota, stated that they were de layed four days near Minot, N. D. by a flood. The water had washed out the east end of a bridge and the rail road had to lay large bags filled with sand on each side of the track to keep it from washing out. There were twenty-five coaches stranded there containing over a thousand people, all of whom the railroad had to feed during the delay. Bicknells reached their destination on Sunday. West ©e*jiso*7 I)eu)s Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Powis, who have just returned from England, are visiting at the home of their nephew, Geo. Powell. Their many friends are glad to meet them again, as Crawford county was formerly their home Mr and Mrs. Powis are en route lor their new home in California. Mr. and Mrs. John Mullen were Deni san shoppers last week The little infant of Mr. and Mrs. Mad DEN has been seriously ill with lung fever, bnt is siowly recovering. The Mis:es Nellie McGrin and Marga ret Owens drove to Denison last Wednes day. Mr. Geo. Powei's baby me with aser iaus accident last Thursday A window fsll on its hand and bruised it so badly that a physician's attention was necessary Al present he is doing nicely. A large party was given at the Petersen Itome last Friday evening Ail report an enjoyable time. Mr. Win. Lenz is building a large barn ON his farm. Mr. and Mrs William Kruse spent Sun day at the heme MIS. of her parents, Kvers. Mr. and Mrs Jas. Owens and daughter, Jennie, were guests of Mrs. I'einhold last Friday EVE. Mr. and Mrs Krugcr and family and the Misses Owens wru guests al the home of Mr. Thos. Mc Grin Sunday. Miss Margaret Owens was out to the last Wednesday making arrange sle up vocal wcrb AGAIN. Tl?e E^iroi) Ctjrofjicle Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Newcom spent Wednesday forenoon in ..iron tiading, N P. Swanson was in Chicago the first part of the week with three cars of cattle and hogs. Dame Rumor has it that Erich Larson who is working in Des Moines will soon be a married man. Eriuk is one of "our boys! who has a large circle of friends here who wish him nothing but the best of life. The family of August Linman has been placed under quarantine, ar. Delia Linman is having a seige of the scarlet fe\er. It is hoped by their many friends that it will soon be over. Elmer Winans of Deloit spent several 1 days in our midst offering for sale modi cine which it is claimed will cure all the ailments the human nature is subject too. Richard Lunkell, |ohn Peterson and John Tureen returned last Tuesday fiom their trip to Chicago where they marketed cattle Missionary Hilma HagsHn who left Kiron for China recently writes back to friends of her safe arrival in that country The Staffan^on estate sale on Tuesday afternoon was attended by a fair numbei considering the busy time and everything sold at good figures. K. K. Clauson auctioneered the s:le Hon. J. R. Mattes and W. F. Bay of Odebolt spent Thursday in Kiron looking after business interests they hold in the Boyer Valley Bank Co. The bank is in creasing its business stoadily. The Ladies Aid Circle met at the home of Lena Jacobsen on Thursday afternoon. Rev. N. P. Trudson after a short stay at his home left last week for a missionary tour throughout the state of Nebraska. Dr. A Boyle cf Denison made a pro fessional call in our midst the first of the week Mrs. F. A Burrows and Alice Sandberg enjoyed the fine weather and roads on Thursday by taking a drive to Denison. A festival service was held at the Luth eran church last Sunday evening in com memoration of the founding of the Luth eran church. A very interesting program was rendered. Miss Emily Swanson is lying very ill at the home of her brother in-law, J. A Lawrence The ailment has made such progress that all hopes of recovery seems impossible Miss Lillie Larson surprised her folks and friends by coming home from Minne apolis Thursday morning for a three weeks visit. She holds a good position in Minneapolis and is very much pleased with the town. The old Nels Olson house on the corner a mile south of Kiron has been torn down :o make room for a new one some day It was one of the first residences erected in this settlement and if it could have talked what an interesting record of th( changes made during the progress of time 111 this locali'y it could have given. Miss Bede Berglund had the misfortune on Friday last while chopping some wood to have a piece of it fly in her face cutting a gash under one eye and injurying the sight to sucii an extent that the sight is totally gone. Her many friends are sad dened to learn cf this mishap. Mrs. Carl Gustafson residing near Arthur spent Fridav afternoon in Kiron visiting relatives and doing tradiug. Carl Johnson is having an addition added to his residedce in the east part of town which will beautify his place greatly. B. N. Benson Boyerited between trains Friday. Enoch Miller and Lydia Benson visited Boyer and locality Friday Miss Laura Rosemeir from Freeport. 111. arrived on Saturday to spend a couple of weeks at the home of C. J. Johnson's, Green McAhren's moving outfit from Denison was here the latter part of the week moving the John Tliunstrom house from Old Kiron into town P-ter Berg with hiJ faithful iron horse did the pulling. Fred Gronau wmt to Chicago Saturday with 36 head of cattle He still has about 170 head which he is feeding. We hope he realized a gjod market for his cattle. On Friday evening this w. ek the Ladies' Aid Society will hold a sale of their needle work at the Free Mission church The irroceeds go toward the missionary cause. They cordially invite one and all to come and assist them in their efforts. Adolph Swanson was called home by critical illness of. his sister. He is now located at Houston Texas and his many chums and friends are pleased to again meet him and to learn that he is doing well. Quite a progress has taken place among our farmers in plans effected for successful farming. The- majority of them have cream separators, as they have learned that the cow is one of the best money producers on the farm. Belter chickens are being raised and on a larger ?cale, and "Biddy" is looked to as a small Klondyke on the farm, and she is getting better care and mere attention than in former years. Likewise in the hog line the scrub must go as there is very little money in raising them since the blooded hogs were put in the yards. It will be we predict but a question of a few years until all the farm ers will be up to date as they will discover that there is more money to be made on the farm, than has been made in the past. Then the Free mail and telephone are conveniences added to. make farm life and work more desitable than ever. Notice. Th« board of Directors of Stonkho'm ownship will receive bidn at Center school house on June 4 1004, at 2 o'clock m. to build, a new -hool house in District No. SI. Plans and specifications may be seen at J. U. Newcom's Deloit or at Guslav Stehr's Boyer, Iowa The board reserves the right to reject any or all bids. Gustav Steiik. lS-3t Secretary First and Third Tuesday of Each Mouth iv Tbo Chicago Great Western Kail way will sell Homeseekers' Tickets at one fare plus $2 00 to points in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas-. Kentucky, Louisiana, Mexico, Mississippi, Missouri. Nebraska New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Utih. Virginia and Wyoming, For further information I)eu)s fib out JDeioit. Elder David Rudd, of Dow City, preach-1 ed Sunday at the L. D. S. church. Elder C. J. Hunt was over Sunday. i.ui I at Auburn. Iowa, A. Halberg was at Omaha last week on incrchantile business. We regret to state T. C. Dobson's health has not improved since last writing, and is very weak. The writer and sister, Mrs. Spence. and children, were callers at the home of Mr and Mrs N 11 Brogden last Saturday af ternoon, and had the privilege of testing somesMt water which he had taken from the sea on his trip west last year. Elrrer Winans is working for the Wat- Medicine Co at present. '1 he town park has been prepared for ills planting of trees, wtnch will be put out as soun as tlioy arrive. Mrs. John Anderson and litile daughter w! re in Denison last Tuesday afternoon She was accompanied home by her sister, L~is Mr. Hildreth Tucker was in town last I week. E. Schiller got some emory dust in his eye and went to Denison Wednesday noon to see a doctor. N. H. Brogden is having an sa.hii .n added to his tenant hou. on the farm. Jay Myers is doing the work. Rev. Morgan took the early train Wed nesday morning !.for their western trip to Los Angeles, to attend the General Con ference. Al' wish th.m a pleasant trip and a afe return home. They expect to be absent a month Schools at this place show a decided drop in number of scholars owing to the measles. We hope in two weeks more the most of them will well and new cases les sened Mrs. Wm. McKim was a passenger to Denison on Wednesday. Mr. Heiner, of Arthur, father-in-law of Alfred Dobson, visited at his father's home Tuesday. Mrs. H. vVinar.s and children moved to Mo. Valley. They were accompanied by Mrs I-Iattery and daughter. fLfio*) Ideals Letter Mayor Maurer and wife and Mrs. Stil son and J. W. Blackstone were Derison visitors on Saturday, Mr Eaton, our new editor of the An chor, has taken charge of the plant and is getting out the pap today. He seems to be a fine, intelligent and courteous gentle men and a good hustler. W W. Coon and Miss Helen Schouten weie Denison visitors on Saturday. Mr. John Ford, who has been so very low for the past eight weeks, is able to be up and around to the delight of his many friends. Mr. Tom Black is trading his property in Dow City tor Hotel Arion. We shall be glad to welcome this excellent family among us. A. A. Conrad and wife started for Col fax on Monday, expecting to De away.from home about two weeks, visiting at differ ent places, 3nd possibly attending the ex position at St. Louis. Miss Gertie Talcott met with a painful accident on Thursday by falling from a horse. David Houston was in Arion on busi ness Monday. Wm Eggers arrived home from Colfax looking healthy and well. .'-/C'i/.' apply to any Great Western Agent, or ried man came up from Denison Sunday Dr. Evans and wife attended the funer al of Mrs. W A. Davie on Sunday. Mrs. C. F. Cassaday and Mrs. W. W. Jackson were visitors at the Coon home on Saturday. Mrs. Hoke visited Omaha on Thursday. The Misses Howorth and Duell visited their homes in Woodbine Sunday. 'The ladies of the church society will have a "market day" on Saturday, and will serve refreshments in the evening from 5 to 7 p. m. Frank Dows was transacting business in Arion on Saturday. Why don't some one build some houses to rent? MEtjpj?e:qif?g3 fit Vail. Jas. Langan, of Sioux City, was a busi ness visitor here on Wednesday. E. Cochran, of Denison, was a Vailite on Wednesday. Miss Glennie Paine visited at West Side on Thursday. W. E. Beinert resigned his position with Glynn Bros., and left on Sunday for Ames. Jas. Keaue and wife, of Denison, visited with Vail relatives on Sunday. Tom Coates, of Denison, is spending a few days with his parents. Lon Mahan Sumfayed at home with his family Frank Sherwood had the misfortune to have his arm broken last Friday while re pairing a wind mill. The Vail and West Side high school ball team crossed bats Saturday on the Vail grounds, Vail winning by a score of 9 to 12. •S. S. Zigler, of Oxford Junction, was here last week and disposed of his proper ty, the old Ratchl'ord residence, to J. P. Fitch. Dr J. M. Glynn was a Deloit caller on Monday. The committee appointed to solicit funds from the bussness men to support a base ball team in Vail were more than satisfied tli their work Nearly P. Morgan Soldier $300 has been subscribed, and a good team in Vail is assured. New suits will be order ed and the team will be in good working order by the time Rielly returns in June, of and Vail will retain her re ing the best base fowa. •epi teS uta tion of hav in westei'n ball C. Vail went to Sioux City Tuesday to be present at the graduation exercises of John Thompson, who graduates from the medical college at that place. A team of base ball players composed of' high school boys the first team, and a mar- J. P. Elmer, G. P. A., Chicago, 111. to cross bats without school team and Manufacture^ by_ 18-29T. WON BY A SCORE I4 Do You Meed Tin Plumbing Work De-Laval Cream Farm DENISON DEMOCRATS MEET. Coutinued From Page Five. named were cbosen as committeemen for their respective preciucta for the ensuing year: Washington Union Boyer Hays East Boyer Denison Tp. Denison 1st Ward 2d 3d Willow West Side Vail Milford Goodrich Hanover Charter Oak Jackson Stockholm Kiron Schleswig J.T Slater A Rudd| E W. Houston: .' John Hagge A. Lochmiller Wm. Eggen Frank Faul G. L. Caswell A. Steuber John Riessen Peter Martin Thos. Fitzgibbons G. S, Jordan Clans Grill Peter Atzen E Glau Frank Alyvvard J. A, Pithan Albert Norelius A. J. Boade Peter Hansen C. N, Vollerson Moved that the precinct committee men retire to select a county chairman and secretary and report at once to this convention. Carried. The following were reported as coun ty chairman and secretary for the en suing year O. W. Wheeler, chairmanr G. L. Caswell, secretary. Moved to adjourn to view the court house progress "If a man am write a heller book, ijreaeh a bet ter sermon, or malte a belter mousetrap than his neighbor, thnv.uh he, build his house in the woods, the world will make 11 betilen path to his tloor." —EMHKSOX. 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