Stable for rent. Inquire at The
Wanted—A. light second hand
single wagon. A. Rock. sTad,
Mrs. John Walsh has returned
from a visit to Saxon,
C. W. Layton spent Sunday in
Chicago, visiting with friends.
The steamer Ferdinand Schlet
# singer loaded at the elevator yester
The Commercial Club held a meet
ing in i.heir new quarters Tuesday
Mrs. D. M. Mu xey is home from
her visit to French Lick Springs,
and C hicago.
Bran new standard make sewing
machine at a genuine bargain. In
quire at The Times office.
Melven Ramstad of Rhinelander,
visited in the city during the week
with relatives and friends.
See the unnv country boy in *‘My
Fr ends From Arkansaw” at the Op
era House, Tuesday nignt, May 9 1 h•
Arthur Anderson gave an Easter
Monday dance at the Opera House
Monday night. There was a large
‘‘Saleslady for Dry Goods wanted.
State experience and wages expect
ed. Reserences required. Address
Iv. care this office. ”
Mrs. Chris. Pederson returned
from Chieago Monday n orning, were
’ e has been visiting her daughter
ivlab *1 for the past two weeks.
Wanted —Competent girl for gen
eral housework, Mrs. C. N. Whiting,
Attorney A. W. McLeod is in
Madison, making an effort to get the
obi creating the new towns through
the senate, where it seems to be tied
Friday is arbor and bird day.
Governor LaFoilettee has issued the
customary proclamation, and schools
andciiizens willobesrve the occasion
to some extent in planting tree and
District Attorney Charles F.
Morris was here from Iron River
Nonday attending the meeting of
the county board. From here he
went to Madison.
The street sprinkler is again and Ting
busiress on the streets, with O. J.
Olson occupying his accustomed seat
on the top. The dry weather has
caused a good deal of dust.
John A. Packard left Tuesday
morning tor Sand Point, Idaho,
where he expects to work this sum
mer. John has been employed at
the dynamite plant for some time,
but recently gave up his position.
Tim Kearns, the newly appointed
policeman, will begin wearing the
star of authority next Monday. Af
ter that date law breakers will llke
-1 v give Washburn a very wide go by.
Deputy United States Marshal
' T illiam Pugh as in the city last
T\y and took charge of Harley
Johnson, who was under arrest for
the robbery o? the Cable post office.
Easter services' were held in all
of the churches Sunday, and the con
gregations were exceptionally large.
Many of the churches had very de
lightful arrangements for the ser
Mrs. Oldenberg and daughter
Margaret, of Carlton, Minnesota,
were guests of Dr. and Mrs. La me
son for a few days during the week.
Mrs. Oldenberg and Dr. Larapson
are brother and sister.
The members of the T. O. O. F.
and the Forester Rebekah lodges
are requested to meet at the lodge
room Sunday, April 30th, at 10 a. m.
for the purpose of attending Divine
services at the Congregational
The funeral of Frank M. Sweet,
held last Friday afternoon, was
largely attended. The sermon was
preached by the Reverend J. E.
Cooke, while the Knights of Pythias
attended in a body and escorted the
remains to the grave.
The red lights to be used for police
purposes have been placed at both
sides of Bayfield street on Washing
ton avenue. So any time an officer
}.. , v ’ \t night all or? needs to
do i to call the Bayfield County
Telephone company “central, 1 ' and
get a cop quick,
D?s Moines. Ia , Leader and Reg
ister says “My Friends From Arkan
drew a good house and pleased
people, 11 You can be pleased
by it at the Opera House, Tuesday
night, May 9th.
iJuv your dry goods at* Paulson’s
affiere you have all new goods to
select from in the latest styles,
A good wholesome play instructs
ai web as entertains, “My Friends
From Arkansaw” is such a play. It
will be at the Opera House, Tues
day night May 9th.
Mrs. D. ’Mcßeath and sons John
and Ewing left Tuesday morning for
their new home in Spokane, Wash
ington. Mr. Mcßeath went a few
weeks ago, and the family expect to
remain permantly in Spokano= The
Mcßeath family were among the
earliest settlers in Washburn, and
have been prominent people here for
a great many years. Mr. Mcßeath
formerly conducted a livery stable
here, and for two years was chair
man of the town. But Dan. was not
satisfied until he got back again into
wo ds work, and he has wfollowed
this for the last two or three ycara,
and 1 expects £o continue in this line
of work in the west. The best
wishes of the many friends of the
family will go with them to their
Why pay $3.50 for a ladies shoe
when you can get a better one, at
Ptuison’s in a Queen Quality at
The high school division contest
for the Lake Superior district was
held in the Opera House in this city
last Fi ida}' nigh*. The high school
of this city and the two high schools
of Superior were the only ones to
compete. There was not a very
large attendance, but the quality of
the declamations and orations was
exceptionally good, while the music
al part, of the program was especial
ly commended. The mandolin club
gave some good numbers, while. Miss
Evans, of the Washburn high school
force, sang two solos and Miss
| Stickle of Bayfield rendered a violin
solo. Botti of those were well ap
preciated by the audience. Henry
Christie of Superior won first place
ia oration'", his subject being “the
Throne of the Czar ” Harry Chris
topher, of Superior, won second
place. Miss Monica Rockstad, of
Washburn, excelled in the recita
tions, and won first place with tout
delightful old selection, ‘‘the Polish
Boy.” “Pauline Pavlovna” was
the title of the selection by Miss
Hallie Sutherland, of Superior, and
won her second place. Mr. Christie
and Miss Rockstad are entitled to
participate in the state contest,
through the success of their work in
the divisiou contest.
We have several hundred cull ce
dar posts for sale at 4c each. These
posts are first class for farm fencing
Also a lot of stove wood at 50c per
load. Fowler j acobs Cos.
Uncle Tom’s Cabin Cos.,
Wednesday, May 3rd.
Thursday Night-Different Play.
Big Band and Orchestra.
‘llfatch for the Street
Washburn Opera House
M. M. SWEET, Manager,
Tuesday Night, May 2nd.
MISS GRACE CHARLESWORTH, prime donna contralto
and a Company of Artists
Presenting a program embodying Operatic, Claasic and
Modern Selections, by Celebrated Composers.
The Musical Event of the Season.
THE BOATS ARE HERE
Ice Leaves the Bay and Boats are
NAVIGATION IS NOW OPEN.
Mary Scott Starts Running Sunday.-Steam
er Elphieke Reaches the Elevator on
Monday, and Now Plenty of
Boats are on the Bay
The clear blue waters of Lake Su
perior, with no ice *o retard the
procession of steamers, is now with
us. Navigation is open, and the
springtime with all its gladdening
influences is here. A ftug came
through the ice as early as last
Thursday, but it was not until Sun
day that the steamer Mary Scott
started running, and its welcome
whistle was music to the ears of our
people, who have been waiting for
the boats to come. Between one
and two o'clock Monday afternoon
the steamer El pluck, came into port
and tied up at the elevator, where
she took on a cargo of grain, and
started down the lakes. Following
the Elphick other steamers began to
appear in the bay, some of them go
ing to Ashland. The Lueile will
commence running next Sunday.
The entire bay is now free from any
thing like ice, and business along the
shore front will be lively from this
At Bayfield, Lincoln High School
April 3rd and 4th.
At Iron River, Columbia High
School April 6th and 7th.
At Washburn, Court House, June
12th. 13th and 14th ,
Work will begin each day at 8:30
a. m. Applicants should bring pens,
paper and ink will be provided.
Jessie N. Smith,
The New Trade M ark Law.
A copy of the New Law of Trade
Marks will be sent free to anyone in
terested in Trade Mark Protection,
by C. A. Snow & Cos., opposite
Patent Office, Washington. D. C.
A strength tonic that brings rich,
red blood. Makes you strong, healthy
and That’s what Hollister's
Rocky Mountain Tea will do. 35
cents. Tea or tablets. Fox Bros.
SPECIALS FOR THE WEII
4*Q QO No More, For the week after Easter Suits that are -
PO.7J No Less worth from $lB to $25, and have been cn
sale this week at $9.98. These suits will drop a dollar a week until
sold—next week they will be $7.98, but the best wi ! ! probao y be
sold at $8.98. Get first pick—the skirt alone is worth more than that
.Double Fold Percales
2,500 yds. another case of that double fold
percale that is worth 8c a yard. For this
week, 5c the yai and.
Ladies’ Percale and Fleeced Wrappers —
new line to select from. There will be a sav
ing of 20 per cent on every dollar spent in
wrapper stock during this week.
89c wrappers for 72c
SI.OO wrapers 80c
$1.25 wrappers for SI.OO
$1.50 wrappers for SI.OO
Misses’and Chi.dren’s hats, a rew lot just re
ceived —Buv your new hat here —all are being
sold at Money Saving prices.
Premium Tickets with every purchase of 25c or over. Your premiums you may select from
any piece of China or Bric-a-Brac in the house.
George TV. BSjz>etxHi xcigg,
Knight Block. - - ssTsllerincl, Wis,,
We want to impress on our readers
that Boscliee’s German Syrup is
positively the only preparation on
the market today that does relieve
and cure consumption. It contains
the specifiee. such as pure tar, ex
tracts of gum, etc, etc., which have
been so highly endorsed for the cure
of coughs, colds and consumption
by the great medical congresses.
The consumptive, whether his disease
is iu the throat or lungs, must have
rest at night, and be free from the
spasm of dry and racking cough in
the morning. The diseased parts
want rest, healing and soothing
tseatment, and the patient needs
fresh air, good food, etc, German
Syrup will give free and easy ex
pectoration in the mornijg with
sppedy and permanent relief. Smal
bottles 25 cents; regular size, con
taining nearly four times as much,
75 cents. At Frost & Spiej.
A Woman's Complexion.
It is rank foolishness to attempt
to remove sallowness or grea,sines>
of the skin b.y the use of cosmetics,
or “local” treatment, as advocated
by the “beauty doctors.” The only
safe and sure way that a woman can
improve her complexion is l>3 r purify
ing and enriching the blood, which
cun only be accomplished by keeping
the liver healthy and active. The
liver is the seat of disease and blood
pollution. Green’s August Flower
acts "directly on the liver, cleanses
and enriches the blosd, purifies the
complexion. It also cures consti
pation, biliousness, nervousness, and
induces refreshing sleep. A single
bottle of August Flower has been
hnown to cure ihe most pronounced
and distressing case of dyspepsia
and digestion. New trial size bottle
25 cents; regular size 75 cents. At
Frost & Spies.
Dirt will quickly vanish
from any clothing or laundry
brought to our place and will
be delivered to you CLEAN.
We have one of the best
equiped steam laundries in
Northern Wisconsin and can
do your w T ork right.
NEW ENGLAND STONE.
THE DAYLIGHT STORE.
Do You Fish?
BxsjfThv The Trout Season Opens
lHHg nee< f to complete your assort
of tackle. Split Bamboo Rods
Two Joint Japanese Bamboo
" Rods $4.50 to
28,000 ACMES 28,000
In all Parts of Bayfield County-
Owner, Not Agent-
Easy Payment and
Interest at 6 cent:-
Cal) on or write,
D. M. MAXCY,
28,000 ACRES 28,000
Lace and Tapestry
Curtains.—House cleaning time is here
We want your business. As an inducement,
we will give for the balance of the week, a
discount of 10 per cent on all lace and tapes
Only a Few Pairs Left
of those Silk Plated Hose—that are actually
worth 89c and $1 a pair. To clean np stock
we are selling them at 500 the pair.
School Rain Coats..
$1.39 and 1.89 for Misses’ School Rain
Conts that are worth 2.50 and 3.35
Five Thousand yards of 18 inch Brown Crash, a
good 7c value—while it lasts the price will be
4c a v'd for this week.
Dealer in Fresh and Salt
Meats, Fish and Game in Sea
son. Always reliable. The
Pioneer in the Business. We
Can Satisfy Our Customers —
That’s why we hold, their
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