WwiSDAV, MABOH 28, 1606.
Say! Did somebody tell you that my claim to sell you
as good a $18.00 suit as you can get anywhere else for $25.00,
was a bluff? If yes, have you got the nerve to "call my
bluff?" If I can't, make good, I lose and you win.
You had better come in and see me this week. It's just
the time to select your spring clothes now from the largest
stock shown in any clothing establishment in this level old
PRESIDENT WORST. OF TH 0 AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE.
Is the announcement that Pres. J. K.
:Worst of the Agricultural college at
•Fargo will deliver the principal ad
dress on that occasion. President
Worst is one of the ablest and most
popular orators of the state and his
consent to deliver the address on the
H. J. KEELEY
handles, balance on easy terms.
FOR SALES—ONES OF
the best 7 room modern
houses on Belmont avenue. Lot
50x152. If yqu'are looking for
something Bwell let us show you
FOR SALES NEW 7
room cottage, desirable
location. This property is worth
12000. Our price for a short time
onlytlEOO. Easy terms.
C1?R|t FOR SALE FINE 6
room bouse' on Walnut
street, not too far out. This is a
nice little home. Has hardwood
floors and is in a most desirable
location. Easy terms:'
C17IW FOR SALE GOOD 6
ipxtuu room house on Walnut.
New sidewalks, back plastered,
in excellent condition. $800 han
dles. balance easy terms.
FOR SALE T- GOOD 5
room house on DaSotah
avenue. Good cellar back plas-
A good home lor small
FOR SALE NEW 7
room house on Dacotah
Easy terms. This is a
don't care what the calendar or the weather report
says about spring. The lid is ofl' here tomorrow.
Easter's coming! When "she comes out in her new Easter
rig how are you going to be hooked up? Are you going to
dub around in the same old duds you have worn all winter?
Get a move on you. Hunt me up. I will tog you up in
a harness that will 'make Mlier" proud to step along side
of you and call you her very own.
Here is the Point:
-If you want a new suit or overcoat for Easter get" in on
the first excursion and let me show you "what's right."
I bought all my new spring stuff early in the fall.
They were bought before woolens took a raise of over 20 per
cent. They have all arrived now at a loss to the manufactur-
ers. eBtter get busy. Proper clothes have put many a man
on tlie road to success. Stanch's The only Clothing Store
on the Corner..
Yours for "Whatever's Right,"
TO DELIVER ADDRESS
AT STATE CHAUTAUQUA
The management of the Devils Lake
Chautauqua assembly are arranging
for a strong program for the Fourth of
July this year. Among the features
.which will draw hundreds of Dakotans
occasion of the celebration of the na
tion's birthday will add much to the
strength of the program.
In addition to this, the management
will arrange for a fast game of base
ball, 'fireworks, etc. No expense will
be spared to make it the greatest cele
bration of the Fourth ever held in the
state. Rates of an extraordinary na
ture will be obtained from the rail
roads and it is expected that hundreds
of people will be present on that oc
GRAND FORKS REALTY GO.
,, SECURITY BUILDING
Houses For Sale and Rent, Fire Insurance, Money to Loan
I WANT A BOMB OF MY OWN.
HOW CAN I MANAGES TO PHO
CUBBOSH WITHOUT A LARGE)
PAYMENT DOWNf THE FOL
LOWISO QUESTION AND AN
SWER THOROUGHLY EX
PLAINED BY CALLING ON THIS
GRAND FORKS RBALTY CO.
A45A FOR SALE LOT 60x140,
close in on University
avenue. This la a most desira
ble location for building and
should be taken at once to secure
it at thla price.
CTQflll FOR SALE—LARGE 11
T""1™ room house on lot 60x
140: modern with the exception
of heat and In" excellent condi
tion, on Belmont avenue. $1600
ee on easy te
J. W. BURGESS
§2300 FOR. SALES.— SWELL
newS room house, mod
ern in every way except heat.
Most desirable location, close in
on Cottonwood street. $700 cash
handles, balance exceptionally
CI &Rf| FOR SALE SWELL
ipAOUU uttle 7 room cottage,
close in on Chestnut, street. Big!
lot, shade trees, good cellar.
$900 cash, balance easy. This Is
the best bargain In Grand Forks.
FOR SALE BEAUTI
ful 9 room, house. Big
lot, shade trees, modern In every
way except heat. $1200 cash,
balance to suit. You could not
build this house for $2500 today.
CWhn FQR SALE LARGE
VUVW 9 room house and large
lot, close In on North Third
street. In excellent condition
modern iri every way except heat.
This Is a snap. Easy terms.'
SlftOO FOR SALE —GOOD 7
ipxuuu room house. Large lot
on South Fourth. street. $250
cash, balance to sujt. This house
,1a worth more money and will
make some one a cheap home.
XI.ITV) FOR SALES—LARGE 63
foot lot on Belmont ave
nue. This Is one of the most de
sirable building spots in the city.
If you are looking for location,
you-will And nothing better. In
DONT FORGET WE REPRE
sent some of the best lire Insur
ance companies In Grand Forks.
If you wish insurance, call or
phone us without delay. Our.
rates are the lowest and our"
treatment the best.
TOR RENT THREES GOOD
run Itcillt houses In various
parts of the city. If you want to
rent^a house, call on us or phone
us without delay.
MAY CHANGE NAME
To Oxford College—No Plans
Yet Accepted for New Meth
odist Building Here.
This morning Dr. E. P. Robertson,
president of Wesley college, returned
to the cltyfrom a short trip to Enderr
lin and the Twin Cities. At Enderlin
he assisted at the dedication of a new
Methodist church and transacted busi
ness in St. Paul.
Dr. Robertson says that the plans o£
the new Wesley college building pub
lished in a local, paper must have come
from the architect, who gave the im
pression that they were to be accepted,
as he has not given out anything of
the kind and could not, as plans have
not yet even been submitted.
A large number of architects are
busy with plans, including the local
members of the profession. All these
plans will be submitted to the board
of trustees and a selection made. Dr.
Robertson has made a general sugges
tion to all architects and that is that
the general plan of the buildings or
rather the group of buildings be that
of a quadrangle, opening to the south,
the main building to face the opening
of the quadrangle, and that the sides
of the quadrangle be occupied with
dormatorles, president and professors'
residences, etc. The quadrangle itself
will be used for tennis courts or given
to the work of the landscape artist.
The building will doubtless take the
nature of such a quadrangle.
As soon as Frank Lynch of Cassel
ton, president of the board of trustees,
returns from California, where he went
for the winter, there will be a meet
ing of the board of trustees. If Mr.
Lynch does not return In a few days,
•toe meeting will be called without
him. At this meeting the nature of
the building will take more definite
Bishop Vincent, at the recent mis
sionary meeting at Fargo, suggested
to President Robertson that the name
of the college "be changed from Wesley
to Oxford. The Wesleys were edu
cated for a number of generations at
Oxford and to make the connection
between the name of Oxford college
and esley, he suggested that a Wes
ley room be fitted up In the institution
and te filled with momentoes of the
great reformer. The suggestion met
with some approval at the hands of
Dr. Robertson, and it is mare than
probable that the trustees will make
the change. While there is no "Wesley
college in the United States, there are
a number in the world and there are
three or four Wesley or Wesleyan uni
versities. Bishop Vincent believed
that the title of Oxford would be more
scholastic as well as somewhat more
out of the stereotyped nomenclature of
Grand Forks ladles -'are visiting the
Taugbol Sisters' millinery and ladles'
furnishings emporium in large num
bers these days The Taugbol Sisters
are located In the Clifford Annex and
this week began their spring opening.
One of the very finest displays of up
to-date millinery stocks is to be found
In their place of business and the
public is cordially invited to make a
visit and inspect the store.
THE EVENING TIMES, GRAND FORKS, N. D.
Prominent Devotees of Racing
Map Out Schedule for
North Dakota Towns.
Horses will be driven out in North
Dakota this season. That is, if the
men Interested in the Great Northern
racing circuit have their way about
be held this season. Representatives
of the Southwestern circuit of the
state were present and showed a lively
Interest in the details for the pros
If the present schedule holds, a very
attractive list of purses will be hung
up at the meets this season which will
insure the attendance of eastern
horsemen and representatives of their
stables. Fargo will have the state fair
this season and will put up $10,000
In purses, $8,000 of which is for har
ness events and the remaining $2,000
At the meeting last evening the re
port of Secretary L. S. Champlne was
read a|ad approved and the matter of
this year's meetings taken up.
Several additional towns were added
to the circuit and the dateB arrange,1
for meets were fixed, so far as possi
ble, as not to conflict with the meets
of the Southwestern circuit The
schedule was arranged as follows:
IHt. It. 31. EV ANS.
Devils Lake—June 1L' to 14.
Oando—19 to 2J.
Bottineau—June 2G to 2S.
Aiinot—July 3 to 5.
Langdon—July 10 to 111.
Hillsboro—July 17 to J9.
Fargo—July 23 to 2.S.
Grand Forks—July 31 to Aug. 4.
Leeds—Aug. fi to K.
Killarney, Man.—Aug. 7 to 9.
Granville—Second week August or
first, week in September.
The election of officers resulted in
a hearty endorsement of President C.
J. Lord of Cando for another term,
L. S. CHAMVISE.
it and the races this year promise to
excel 1 anything ever held in the state
before. There are Borne fast, ones in
tlie circuit and their holding will not
be countenanced in tlie meets of this
The members of the Great Northern
circuit held a meeting at the Hotel
Dacotah last evening and made ar
rangements for the circuit meets to
I'M AS. WILSON'
A. I. Hunter of this city vice president
and L. S. ClianVpine secretary and
treasurer. These officers are entlius
iastic horsemen and liavo been very
energetic in promoting race meets in
the towns of the circuit.
The races at the different meets and
purses offered will most likely lie in
the following order.
First Dny—2:ii pace pace, five
Second Day—2:IS trot, 2:30 pace,
six furlong dash, lour and half fur
Third Day—2:10 pace, 2:JO pace,
2:25 trot, one mile dash.
Purses of $300 will be offered for
each of the harness events and $150
for each running race, bringing the
purses at each meeting up to $2,700.
Following the meeting an informal
smoker and banquet was given and
the evening spent in pleasant felici
Racing in North Dakota is being
promoted with, the same degree of en
thusiasm as that which marks the in
terest in any other sport.
Among the prominent horsemen
present were the following: Dr. R.
M. Evans of Minto, president of the
Walsh County Agricultural associa
tion, William Collins, Bottineau L. S.
Champlne, C. H. Parker, Minot A. A.
Slenehjen, Mayville C. J. Lord, Can
do Charles Plllsbury, M. A. Doheny,
Devils Lake Qeorge Lawrence, Kill
arney M. L. Strong, Leeds H. D. Al
lert, Langdon: C. E. Wilson, Fargo
R. T. Kingman, M. H. Norman, Hills
boro George Loomis, Granville A. I.
Hunter. D. V. Moore and F. G. Wells
of this city.
You can never borrow any money
from a man that you have tried to
BAD FIRE AT WINGER.
Town Visited by Devastating
Crookston Times: Last evening
about 11 o'clock fire broke out in the
rear of Thompson's hardware store at
Winger and before the flames could
be checked, that store, together with
Wick Bros.' general store, were burn
ed to the ground, together with the
records of Town Clerk Lars Wick, not
a single thing having been saved.
In addition to the property loss, Mrs.
Gust Hauger was seriously injured in
making her escape from the second
floor of the Wick block. She, together
with her husband, reside on the sec
ond floor and the building was a mass
of (lames when they were awakened
by the suffocating smoke, and every
avenue of escape was cut off but
through the front window. Mr. Hau
ger jumped first and landed on the
sidewalk without serious injury. Lat
er his wife jumped and he endeavored
to break the fall, but was unable to
assist, her and she fell heavily, injur
ing her back. It is not known yet
whether or not her injuries will be
The alarm was soon spread broad
cast over the little village and a bucket
brigade protected the balance of the
property, but. there was no attempt
made to save the other two buildings,
as both were a seething mass of flames
before the alarm was turned in. The
loss sustained by Wick Bros., as near
as can be learned, is about $8,000 in
surance, and the loss of Mr. Thompson
about the same with the amount of,
Winger has intended to incorparate
this spring, but the new code went
into effect before the application for
incorporation was filed. The new code
requires 200 signatures before a village
can be incorporated and the petition
as filed only contained 144 signatures,
consequently it will be necessary for
a new petition to be filed. The fire
will probably hasten the efforts to
incorporate in order to take steps to
provide fire protection.
It is understood that there is not a
single town record left in the office of
Yars Wick, and the postoffice supplies
which were located in the Wick store
are also'completely destroyed, togeth
er with some cash and several hun
dred dollars worth of stamps. There
was about $20 in cash in the Wick
Bros, cash drawer, and the money in
the safe has not yet been reached as
the safe cannot be opened till tomor
WAS AIMIJGED 1XSANE.
Enst (Jrand Forks Sinn Will Be Sent
Crookston Times: A man arrested
last Saturday at East Grand Forks,
whose name is either Thomas Olson
or Thomas Larson, was brought to
this city this morning and examined at
one o'clock before Judge Thoreson as
to his sanity. This case is one of the
most peculiar ever brought up here in
many respects. He is perfectly harm
less, bein? anything but of a violent
nature, llis rnly ambition and hobby
at the present time is to sleep, and
there is little doubt but that he would
outrival Rip Van Winkle if he were
left alone and furnished as quite a
place to repose as the veteran long
It. was learned that he recently
came from Norway and is not a citi
zen of the United States at the pres
ent time, which fact necessitates his
being deported from this country as
he has not been here long enough to
participate in the privilege of being
a public charge. The state board of
control will be petitioned that he may
be allowed to stop at the insane asy
lum temporarily till the transporta
tion company is found that brought
him to this countrv, which will have
to take him back to Norway free of
Ready For Duties.
T. T. Morken arrived in Crookston
last evening from his farm at North
land and will hereafter be found at the
olfiice of the Judge of Probate. Al
though he does not take the offiice
till Monday he went in time that he
Of Interest to East Siders
has opened offices at II9 NORTH THIRD ST. and is
might get acquainted with the busi
ness that will come up the first part
of the week and the run of the offlice
in general. Mr. Morken leaves his
farm In charge of his sons who will
take care of the crop for the coming'
Did Sot Secure Teachers
At the meeting of the board of edu
cation last evening there were no
teachers decided upon for the ensuing
year. There were a large number of
applicants but none of them were
finally decided upon. The list will b©
published in a few days by the clerk.
lias Removed to Canada.
Mr. and Mrs. George Ferguson left
this morning for Long Lake, Canada,
where they will make their future
home. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Prather
will occupy their home.
Will Visit in England,
Arthur White left last evening for
a visit with his parents in England.
He will visit Newgate and Surry and
points in Ireland.
Came Up in Drag Jiet
One lone drunk and disorderly came
up today in the police dragnet and
was given a nominal fine by Judge
If you have found something ot
value it is one of the "unwritten com
mandments" that you should adver
Cut flowers at Undertaker Sulli
van's, East Grand Forks, Minn. Tele
For fresh fruit call up 21. V. J.
Full line of wall paper arrived at
Stationery and supplies at Cum
Kingman has a complete line of
Stationery of all kinds at Kingman's.
Penny tablets at Cummings.'
Sometimes a man is unable to make
both ends meet because he keeps them
headed in opposite directions.
Is the only
In Grand Forks
That hu solved the eating problea
Special Dinner, Daily 25c
$5 Commutation Ticket! $4
Newly Famished Rooms'per aionth $10
If Yon Come Tomorrow
You wlll.Come Next Day
Matheson & Koenijj, Pmpa.
406 DeHert Ave,
M'GOEY & HANRAHAN
Electrical Wiring and all Llnds of Electrical Work
Done on Short Notice
ALL KINDS OF ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES FURNISHED
Telephone 525 N. W. Residence 452 N. W.
New Methods, New Appliances to Hake all Operations Painless
All Work PLATKY Prices
THE GRAND FORKS PLUMBING
AND HEATING COMPANY
to figure on all kinds of Plumbing and Steam and Gas Fitting.
Estimates furnished on short notice.
ERLD NORQUIST, MANAGER
Both Telephones 104S-L
Money to Loan
At Lowest Rates Upon North Dakota Faints. Locafe/^1
Agents Wanted. Partial Payments Permitted
GEORGE B. CLIFFORD fit COV
GRAND FORKS. N. D.&X
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