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THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 17. 1910
THE ALMA RECORD II 1 Teachers Are Entertained By Prof. And Mrs. Ellsworth NUMBER QFSnGlAL FUNCTIONS Several Parties Were Held Throughout The City Last Week In addition. to the banquet and con certs of last weak, there were a nura tier of valentine parties and other functions at various homed throughout the citv Saturdav afternoon Prof, and Mrs. F. E. Elswortb entertained the lady teachers of the city both in the grades and high school, at a thimble party at SUMNER GRANGE Sumner grange met in the K. O. T. M. hall, Saturday evening, February 12, was called to order by Worthy Master Kleese. Opening pong; No. 21 of the Grange Melodies. Minutes of the last meeting were read ami approved, ec. retary read the application of Flossie Stearns who wishes to become a mem ber of our order. The following com mittee was appointed: Letah Perry, Jen nie Lang and Alice Seaman. Ballot taken and candidate deslared elected Secretary reported that he had received the books on woman's work and also a history of the grange. Dill presented for trimming hall and discussion allowed as to whether we would have grange on next meeting day. Some of our officers were going to attend Pomona, w hich'oc curs at the same time as our regular meeting. It was decided to have our next meeting on Thursday evening, Feb ruary 24. llejort from lightning rod man, reading from state grange, report of new ritual and some other points were under discussion. However the , . ... . meeting hurried over to the lecturer, un tie ladies brought their ' . , , . ...i.ii- lowed by song by the grange LNo. 83 in .... i' n. I lowed by song by the grange ( . . . A. . v . e knapsack). Hoi 1 call was responded to having a good time. Light refresh- 1 ' . A biography of Lincoln by Jennie Lng menu were served. Friday evening the Sunday school classes or taught bv the Presbyterian church Fred VonThurn, Robert i was very good, Recitation by Ruth Fonjuer, Discussion "Why Ac ecunts Should I?e Kent" led bv Theron VonThurn. Mrs Frank Hurst and Mrs , 1Jutler Liucon's story l)y tive children E II Ununo were entertained at a box j , Mri,i.'K nuwAoA nt. .moilier i in the order namM. The valentine box ' was then opered and caused consider- social at the home of Mrs, E. II. Done un Stute street. There were tnirteen bays and fourteen girls i,iesent. Each girl brought a box of refreshments whica were, disposed of to the oovs for various sums and then the proceeds were turned over tj the class mis sionary f jund. Thursday evening Mr. and Mrs. John Wrght entertained the members of the Jolly Club at their at their home on Wright avenue The Jollv Club, as the name suggests, is a club oganiz ed to- social purposes and meets every two weeks. The naitv Thursday was in the nature of J a valentine party Light refreshments were served and a jollv good time experienced by all r resent The Misses Letia Sorjer and Lena rgent enetrtained ao or more of the high school scholars at a valentine partv at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Argent on Euclid avenue last Wednes day evening. The rooms were beauti f nil decoarated with hearts and cupids Kerfeshraents were served, progressi ve games enjoyed and a general good time had until a late hour when the guests took their departure DOINGS AT THE COLLEGE Thursday the V M C A of the col lege elected for the ensuing semester as follows : President Adebert H. Lindlev Vice-President Stanley Jhonson Secretary Robert VonThurn Treasurer Leslie Kecpfgen The Y W C A at a meeing Friday elected President Selma Hahn Vice-President Isabel Stevens Secretary Irene Reiser Treasurer Fxidav evening the Pai Pbii Alpha ban'j let t jjk place and the basket ball team won from Mt. Pleasant Sturday evening the regular semester recer.tion was held at Wright hall un der the auspices of the "Young Men's and Your.g Women's Christian associa tions. The usual program of ' Two sits" and "Walks" was carried out and refreshments consisting of ice ciean. mid cake were erved lleginning Monday morning a series ot meetings for the purpose of increas ing tba religious "zeal of the students was begun. The usual chapel ex ercises are supplemented bv addresses rom utsi ippersons.anu tmeequarre:i of an hour is fiiven to a prayer meet ing each day between three-thirty and four-hftesn On a straw vote of the students pav ing athletic fees there, was expressed a strong sentiment in favor of paying t vo d dlnrs and fifty cents a semester for athletic fese and then teing ad mitted to all contests free rather than continue the present plan of payinQ one dollar a semester and paying extra for each contest. The vote stood almost unanimously in favor of the change, which will he recommended to the board of -trustees. At ti e Zeta Sigma stag banquet to loe held next Friday evening. Uev. W. II. Long of Mt Pleasant will le toast .master. L. S. Hrooke. 'JKi, and Fred Fulerton 'AG, both of Howell extect to he present and others will be heard from shortly able amusement. Mr. McAfee, of Penn sylvania, gave a talk un Lincoln that was gne, also told of some of the work ings of the grange in his own home, which was very interesting. Then a dis cission on a travelling library followed' It was moved and supported that we send for a new ritual. The program for Thursday evening, February 24. will be: Owning Song by grange, America; Roll call responded to by quotations from Washington or Longfellow; Heading "Crossing the Delaware", by Miss Forquer; Recita tion, "Mt. Vernon", by Clare Schlappi; Song. "Would You Like To Know", by the girls; Discussions, "How To Keep Accounts With Crops", by P. A. Kleese, 'How To Keep Accounts With Ani mals", by H. D. Seaman; "How To Keep Accounts With The Household'1 by Mrs. Schlappi; Song, "The Ship Of State"; Kecitation, "The Rainy Day", by Carrie and Perry March; Question Box; Heading; Grange Gossip; and the Closing Song of "Mt. Vernon Bells". HOME CURE FOR ECZEMA. Does it not seem strange that so many people suffer year in and year out with eczema. A 2.cent bottle of a simple wash stops the itch and will surely convince any patiet. This wash is composed of mild and soothing oil of wintergreen mixed with thymol and glycerine, etc., and known as D. D. I). Prescription. We do not know how long the I). D. I). Labora tories will continue the 2e oftVr, as the remedy is regularly sold only in $1.00 bottles knd luls never before leen put on the market on any special offers. If yon want relief tonight try a bottle at 2-lc on our personal recommendation. 1 Charles Rhode-, druggist. DAVIS SCHOOL DISTRICT EAST COE The LAS will meet with Mrs. Sarah Norton Thursday of next week F A Farren has gone to Georgina for six weeks stay He has land there James Wilson and wife had the mis fortune to lose their ix month's child latev. They have only left one Walter Burlirgame went to St. Johns Monday for a week's vist among rellatves and old frecds Dens Woodmansee has a Mister out from Minesota visiting amony old friends and relatives Clifford Purlingame returned Satur day from a busness trip to BavCity and Kawkalin Ms. Fran Slusser's sisters Grace and Mabel Mller, have returned to their home Columbus Grove, Ohio Kelly Siahl has tired of farming and has moved to Shepherd, where he and his brother will run davs A L Converse is moving house that he bought of Barney Gilleisken onto his farm Mrs. Ella Leonard has been quite sick for thee past week and under the doctors care It is hoped that she will soon recover Ralnh Davenport who went from here to Spokane Washington a few yeais ago. had the misfortune to have a number new house nearly completed, burned lately Mrs. I). .1. Renegars right and is disabled and she is not able to use it. The .doctor doesn't know the truble. Her mother-in-law is with her Meetings at the M E church in Pleasant Valley, which have been in progress tor th? last two weeks have resulted in much good Miss Maud Conkling who has been very sick is much better. She is able to sit up. Her gradfather, Henry Struble is at ber home and is quite poorly TO THE PUBLIC. We are Agents for Parisian Sage, and We Know the Guarantee Is Genuine. Parisian Sage, the quick acting hair invigorator, is guaranteed To stop falling hair. To cure dandruff, To cure itching of the scalp. To put life into faded hair, To make harsh hair soft and luxuri ant, To make hair grow, or money back. It is the most delightful hair dressing made, and is a great favorite with ladies who desire beautiful and luxuriant hair. Price 50c a large bottle. SOUTH WEST PINE RiVER Mrs. Matt Johnson has the measles James Wells acd wife are entertain ing their daughter and family, Frank Evans and wife of Alma Mrs. C. R. Moulton i sick at this writing Gale Flower Is recovering from the measles Clyde Arvis, who has been working for Hob. Wood in the north woods is home for a few davs Laymn Cohoon is having a new gas plant put into the house Will Bigelow and family who have been living on what is called Chas Brown farm havn moved School commenced Monday, it has been closed for about five weeks on account of Measles. The teacher, Miss Grace Laycock has been very sick with the measles and pneumonia Will Hopkins of Rathbone was a guest of her father Mrs. Hopkins was called here to attend the funeral of her grandmother. Mrs Mary Taftv Mrs. Louis Orwig, a former resi dent of this place died Friday morn inxg at her homo near Riverdale with consumption. Mrs. Orwig has only been sick a few mouhths She was 31 years old ana a mother live children. Otto the youngest was called last Monday, four others are left to mourn the loss of a mother. She leaves besides her husband a father, sister and brotheero. The deceaaJ was a kind and loving mother and wife and will be greatly missed in her family. The funeral was held at 2:00 o'clock on Sunday, the remains were laid besldo her little son. The whole family ieceives the sympathy of the entire community SAVED FROM AWFUL PERIL Remember the Messinger February clearing ale, commencing Saturday February V.). x TOOK ALL HIS MONEY. Often all a man can earn go to doctors or for medicines, to cure a Stomach, Liver, or Kidney trouble that Dr. King's New Life Pills would quickly cure' at slight cost. Best for Dyspepsia. Indi gestion' Biliousness, Constipation, Jaun dice, Malaria and Debility. 25c at C. F. Brown'. W. Walker is on the sick list. Hiram White has moved from the Monroe farm to his own place one-half mile eat. Mr. Finch and son are moving on the J. L. Miller farm. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Morley spent Sun day with Mr. and Mrs. II. Fuller. MissRosetta Hart, of Muir, came Sat urday to keep house for Jake 'Merchant. Miss Stella Murwin, of IMding, came Sunday lor a few days' visit with her parents. Burt Arnold, of Perrinton, left Mon day for Grand Rapids, after visiting a part of last w eek at the home of Wm. Hutchinson. Star grange will give a play at their hall, February 25. Admission ten cents. Children under ten free. About forty friends and neighbors gathered at the home of C. Youngs, Mon day evening for a good time. Games and music were in order, also popcorn and apples, after which a plentiful lunch was served. WEST SUMNER Mrs. G Rexford returned from Lans ing Saturday Mr. and Mrs. Hawes spent Sunday at E. A. Baldwing's Mis. J. Love is very sick at the home of her son, Will A large crowd attened ti.e condrum social Saturday evening There will be a masqura Je dance at the K O O T M M hall Mondav even ing the 21st Sumner Grange holds its next meet ing February 21st, on account of n Po mona meeting at Ithaca the 2 tub Miss Grace Sly and friend from Ithaca ' attended the social Saturday-evening "I never felt so near my grave," writes Lewis Chamblin. of . M anchester, Ohio, H. R. No. 3, "as when a fright ful cough and lung trouble pulled me down to 1 15 pounds in spite of many remedies and the best doctors. And that I am alive today is due solely to Dr King's Hew Discovery, which complete ly cured me. Now I weigh 160 pounds and can work hard. It also cured my four children of croup." Infallible for Coughs and Colds, is the most certain remedy for LaGrippe, Asthma, desper ate lung trouble and all bronichial sffec tions, 50c and $1.00. A trial bottle free. Guaranteed by C. F. Brown. m WON'T NEED A CRUTCH. When Editor J. P. Sossman, of Cor nelius. N. C, bruised his leg badly, It started an ugly sore' Many salves and ointments proved worthless. Then P.ucklen's Arnica Salve healed it thor oughly. Nothing so prompt and sure j for Ulcers, boils. Hums, Bruises, Cuts, Corns, Sores, Pimples, Eczema or Piles. 25c at C. 1-" Brown's. m SHIP CARLOAD OF HORSES G. W. Cook and V. G. Smith of Wallingford, Conn., shipped a carload of horses from Alxa to Connecticut. Monday afternoon. The carload con sisted of about twenty head -and the average weight per horse was about fourteen hundred pounds. Thev were as neat p bunch of horses as has ever left Alma, and as thev were led through Superior street to the yard in strings of four and five they certainly showed up well. The entire carload were bought no in and around Alma bv Elmer Sprague for Messrs. Cook & Smith an-1 cost'a total of S4.OP7.fiO was paid for the twenty horses. making an average of something over $200 a head. The freight and other expenses of transportation 00 the load alone was nothing to be sneered at Anting up as It did to sometihing Mke S300 ARCADA CLUB The West Arcada Farmers' club will meet February 21th at the home of Mrs John Fink The program is as follows : Song Club Prayer Chaplain Roll Call Music Mrs Wheavon Keel talon -drove Peck Reading Mrs. Irish Dialogue Lvla Webb Heading Mrs Fulller ft Music Mrs. Holewell The question box Is always in order i OKHKK FOR PUHUCATION. DHTKKMINA TlON OF HKIKS. First Insertion February 3 STATIC OF MICHIGAN The I'robate Court for the Cocnty up Gratiot. At a session of said court, held at the pro bate office in the village of Ithaca, in said connty. on the SWnd day of January, A. I. 'to. I'repent: Hon. Isaac S. Seaver, Jude of I'ro bate. In Uy? matter of the estate of John I.owry deeeasWl. Mathew Johnson, grantee of land formerly owned by said deceased, haying filed in said court his petition praying that said court adjudi cate and determine who were at the time of his death the legal heirs of said deceased and en titled to inherit the real estate of which said deceared seized, therefore It is Ordered, That the 19th dav February A I), at ten o'clock In the forenoon, at said probate office, be and is hereby appointed for hearing said petition: It Is Further Ordered, That public notice thereof be given by publication of a copy of this order, for three successive weeks previous to said day of hearing. In The Alma Record, a newspaper printed and circulated in said county ISAAC R. SHAVER, Judge of Probate, A true copy WEST PINE RIVER ben Button and wife of Alma spent Friday at Frank Reid's. Rav Raycraft has gone to Lansing to work 'Charleio Ellis has had the measles George Lent, has bought Charles Plowman's farm and will move onto it in March Surprise party number three was given Matt Lent, and famillv Friday evening. February 4th. Refreshments were served and all report'a fine time A Robins is visiting in this vicinity Miss Anna Lentz spent a part of last week at her aunt's, Mrs. D. Mc Liughlin Holly Wright and Fred Lentz made a business trip to Carson Citv last week Miss Bird Wood spent a few davs in Alma Arthur Wright of Shepherd was a visitor here recently S. Adams, who has had 11 stroke of paralysis is reported better Wm. Rartleip's children, who have hsd the measles are reported letter Otto Adams and wife of Alma are staving at his grand parents here Matt Johnson's wife and two chil dren have the measles Hlmer Post has gone to Tennessee to see his mother, who is quia ill A p!euant surprise party was given Frank Re id and wife Friday evening Feb. 11. it being Mrs. Reid's blrth divv. Oysters were served and all had a fine time A FORSET ILL Klmer Post was called to Tesnessee Saturday by the sreious illness of his mother Mrs. IS. Creech went to Jackfon ARE YOU SATISFIED WITH YOUR STOMACH? Do you vrant a better one one that won belch gas, or turn sour, or feci heavy or make you feel miserable? Cures Indigestion It relieves stomach distress in five minutes. It turns olc', vnsatisfactory, rebellious stomachs into new oi.es, ever ready to digest the hearti est me.iL ' We guarantee Mi-o-na tab lets to cure stomach disease. Money back if they fail. .T Cents a Large Box CUARLEO RHODES TT V awn SALE AT Wright louse Livery Barn ALMA, MICH., SATURDAY, FEB.19 Sale commences promptly at 1 p. m. 1 Roan horsi S yrs old, vt. lliOO 1 Mat ch tul pair blacks, 7 yrs old, l'J-")0 each Would make a fine lioarsc team. 1 Ray riddin 1: yrs old, wt 1 :()() 1 Three-year-old Perelieron colt wt 1U"0 1 Four-year-old lav iivldin, wt llillll 1 Tliree-ycar-ld hay go I'd ii iff, wt. 1-100 1 Cow 12 vrs old, fresh Fehruarv 1 Cow 10 yrs old, fresh about March 10 1 Cow S yrs old, fresh early in March 0 Rrood sows weighing liOO each, to far row in early spring 1 Pair light road bobs, 1 road wagon 1 Surrey, 1 single harness 1 Light double harness, 1 top buggy 2 Concord buggies, 1 Portland cutter The following consignment from Frank K T 1 1 I '.A It n. .ian aim . jmuwii, consist ing of 1 Black Jersey cow, (J yrs old. with calf by side, 10 days old 1 half-blood .Jersev cow. " yrs old calf by side 1 .Jersey heifer coining 2 yrs old. fresh soon 1 brindle cow 7 yrs old, fresh about Mar. lo 1 Chester White sow with G pigs three weeks old 1 Light Ray Horse, 11 yrs old, wt lloO 1 Ray Horse, 12 yrs old, wt 1100 1 Heavy Double Harness 1 Single Harness 1 Red Cow, S yrs old, fresh in March All stock and other items listed will positively be sold. K very thing sold under posi tive guarantee to be just as represented. TERMS OF SALE: All sums of So.00 and under, cash; over 85.00 one year's time on good bankable paper with interest at 0 per cent. These sales will be continued every two weeks until further notice. If you have any thing to dispose of in this manner you can list either at the Record office, Wright House Livery or with J. I). Helman the auctioneer. ID ARR & ERWM Hanagers. J. D. HELMAN, Auctioneer. Monday to attend th funeral of ber brother Mrs. LE Camfieli spent Tuesday with 11 K Hutlman and wife of Ivart Fred Vandermark came homo from Mt. rieasiit Nortnl sick Friday Fred Creech, wife and two children visited reltivc at Mt Pleasnt Saturday and Sundav Mr. Levi Leonard, an old syttler ired 2 vcars. was suddenly called from us on Saturdav, teb. ."). Funrl was held .Mondav at the home. live. K H Cook of Cheiming otliciating CAKD OF THANKS We the under aiened, desire to thank our friei.d, for'their kindness shown us. at the time of our loss of husband and father, also Uro. K IJ Cook of Chesaning for his comfortipc words, the singers for thir svmpathtic soncs and all who gave lloral offerings Mm Levi Lonard Mrs (lor Lonard aud Family Mr and Mrs James Katenhus and Family ' HOTEL GRISWOLD W himI ;rUuol,l Mi ret UL J KUl 1 , IVIlW-li. Fhed Postal, President POSTAL HOTEL CO. M. A. Shaw. Manager $50,000 Now being expended in remodeling, furnish ings and decorating We will have Two hundred rooms, all with ruths New ladies' ami gentleman's cafe New grill for y ntleiiien New hall, with seating capacity of 400 persons, for conventions banquets, luncheons, card parties and dances Six private dining rooms for clubs and after-theatre parties Private parlors for weddings, receptions, meetings, etc. Our facilities for high class service are exceptional, and similar to the best hotels ot New York. Business now going on as usual Club Breakfast, 2.5c and up; Luncheon, 50c; Table de Hote, Din ner, 75c; Also service a la carte I RatesEuropcarw$1.50 to S3 per day SUMNER. The tenth conundrum social held iti K. O. T. M. hall Saturday evening was a decided success. A goolly number being present frtmi ditTcient schools. The menu was a conundrum and con listed of Joan of Arc, Sumner boys Gritty maidens, an ugly beast, soldier', home, dominity of Cook, relic of war, the best of all. the fruit of wine, a dutch dream, 4th of July, a delightful couple, Summer girls, old nuid con solation, a member of the smait pet, something that belonged to Noah, what joumay have been in, what Sue was in old Kentucky, nothing with something around it, imj)orts from North Poles what we all are ot times, a household necessity, what we all hoie to do again. Oae young ma l thought he' had a conundrum when the waiter brought him a tooth pick, a candy kiss, and a glAS of water. Music, dancing and pedro made the evening pass all too quickly and $ 16 went into the treasury. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Leet of Ithaca visited her parent. Mr. and Mm. Ira Hunt last wek. WRIGHT HOUSE BARBER SHOP I FRED ROGERS, Prop. I Hot Haths, Cold Baths, Shower Baths, any hour between 7 a. m. and 8 p. m., Saturday to 12 p. m. Sundays from 9 to 12 o'clock. 25 cents pays the bill. c doooooo ooooo ooaaoooDaaaooooaDaooaooDooooQDOoaooDijCHj 9 l St. Louis, Alma and Ann Arbor Railroad TKANSFtn LINES. Bus Leaves S . Louis for Alma: 6:25 a.m. for A. A. train north and south 7:18-7:' 11:40 a.m. for A. A. train north i 2:25 p.m. for A, A. train south 3:27 7:00 p.m. for A. A. train north 8:02-10:07 Returns to St. Louis immediately after arrival of trains. Right reserved to change time without notice. AMERICAN TRANSFER CO. BOTH PONES ST. LOUIS MICH Read The Auction Advertisements in This Issue of The Record. It Will Pay.