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TIE LOCAL KOCINDÜP LOCAL çJiND PERSONAL : A. Geo. Walker, of Musselshell, is a visitor in town. Inspect the Monarch Malleable' Range at Wall's Store. ; E. W. Ray was a business visitor to Lewistown Monday. Fancy Bell Flower Apples $1.75 per box at Wall's store. A baby was born to Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Anderson this morning. The best place to get your pianos is the Art Music Store. Lewistown. J. H. Deskins was up from Mus selshell Wednesday for a few hours. Big cutting of prices at -the Pre Invent orv Sale at Wall's store. See ad on last page of this issue. Try a bottle of Lithia mineral water. No typhoid germs. 25c per bottle, $4 per case 24 quarts, $1 refund for empty case. F. M. Wall Co. The Record still has a number of copies of the big souvenir holiday edition left. Get one to send to the folks back east. Fifteen cents a copy, two for a quarter. All members of the Roundup band are urgently requested to be present at the Sunday afternoon meeting as matters of importance are to come up for discussion. The four-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Chamberlain of of Aberdeen, S. D.. is seriously sick with pneumonia at the Jewett home where she has been staying. The child's parents arrived yesterday morning. It would be to the interest of the party who took a gold watch with initials W. G. L. from European Hotel pool hall Tuesday, Jan. 5th to return same at once and thereby avoid trouble as he is known. No questions asked. David Loney. The Roundup Cornet band has been making such excellent head way the past month that they have decided to give a band concert in the near fnture. The boys should have the hearty encouragement of all citizens in their endeavor to give Roundup a first c lass band. The Commercial Club is going to give a big dance on St. Valentine's Day, Febuary 14th. Preparations are now being made and no pains will be spared to make the affair an enjoyable one. The object of the dance is to raise funds for the Com mercial Club and should therefore be patronized by every loyal citizen. A petition was in circulation in town this week asking the governor; to appoint E. W. Ray as game war den for this section. As a true sportsman and president of the local gun club, and being interested in the preservation of game and the enforcement of the gan.e laws, Mr. Ray would make an ideal game' warden. A number of the members of the Commercial Club of Roundup went to Musselshell Monday evening where they met with the residents of that section to discuss the for mation of the new Musselshell county. They all realize the incon venience caused by the present ar rangement of the counties and are' heartily in favor of the proposed division. Richard Low, special pension in spector who makes his headquarters at Billings, was in Roundup Tues day and Wednesday to look into the pension application of John T. Brennen, who was partially dis abled in the Spanish-American war. From here Mr. Low went to Delphia '• to inspect the case of Mrs. Schenkel, a widow of a Civil war veteran, who has made application for pension. Mr. Low has been in th > pension service for seventeen vears. W. C. Montgomery of Miles City was in town Tuesday. Fancy Bell Flower Apples $1.75 ; per box at Wall's store. Mat Reagan of Lewistown was a visitor in town Monday. V. C. Me Clearv was up from Musselshell Wednesday. W. G. Shell of Billings is in town and intends to work at his trade as carpenter. H. D. Hodges came up from Musselshell last week t o make Roundup his home hereafter. Miss Enott Lyke left Monday morning for Helena where she will enter the Wesleyan univeristy. Take your Sunday dinner at Hotel Roundup. Roast chicken with dressing and oyster soup. 35 cents. Julius Redman has moved his tailor shop from the European Hotel to rooms above Kelly's drug store. Take your Sunday dinner at Hotel Roundup. Roast chicken w i t h dressing and oyster soup. 35 cents. A. D. Sprague, representative of the Fairbanks, Morse & Co., of St. Paul, was in town several days the latter part of last week. You can get The Baldwin, Ham ilton, Ellington, Valley Gem, Howard, S. W. Miller, and Chieker ing Bros. Pianos from W. S. Smith, Lewistown. Dr. Baxter was called to New York last week by the serious ill* ness of his father. Dr. Welsh is looking after his practice here dur ing his absence. I. E. \ an Camp, Geo. Ryan, and Peny Moore, Jr., of Two Dot were visitors in Roundup Tuesday. They were very favorably impressed with the "Miracle of the Musselshell." The Roundup Gun Club is mak ing arrangements for a shoot to he held on Sunday afternoon, January 24th. Eight purses amounting in all to $17 have been hung up. M. H. Fletcher is captain and E. W. Ray president of the club. The palatial home of Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Davies was the scene of a pretty dinner party New Year's night, 'n elaborate four course re past was served to the guests who were seated about a table upon which reposed an illuminated Christmas tree. The room was prettily decorated for the occasion. Those present were M c s d a m s Haight, Russell, and Opperud, ana Messrs. Haight. Shaw. Wi Ison . Beaver. Dilner and Thompson. The Musselshell country is ex periencing a cold wav<—the first of the season—having reached here Monday Morning. Sunday was a balmy spring day and many of the residents of Roundup took advant age of the mild weahter by going horseback riding or by taking a stroll out in the countrv. Monday morning, however, brought a change of temperature of about 3(i degrees and a coating of the "beautiful." The cold spell has continued all week and there ate no signs of let ting up. About three inches of snow fell The Roundup Coal Mining Co. has commenced work on the instal lation of an electric lighting plant to furnish Roundup with power and light. Poles have been erected from the proposed site of the plant to the 1 railroad right of way, the intention being to come up parallel to the track as far as Main street providing per- 1 mission can be secured from the : railroad company. Part of the plant has already been purchased and is now in transit. Work will be pushed as rapidly as possible and it is expected that the plant will be running within ,-ixtv days. SHOOTS HQRSETHIEF Deputy Morgan Kills Pileger on Swimming Woman-Wanted on Horse Stealing Charge. Deputy Sheriff A1 Morgan of Lew istown shot and killed Pfleger, an alleged cattle and horse thief, on Swimming Woman north of Lavina Monday morning. Pfleger, who is wanted on several charges of horse stealing in this and Meagher count ies, resisted arrest and Deputy Morgan was forced to resort to the use of his gun to secure his man or be injured bodily himself. Pfleger, it is believed, was the head of an organized band of rus slers who have been operating in Fergus, Meagher and Yellowstone counties, and a warrant for his ar rest has been out for some time. The officers finally traced the lead er to their headquarters about twelve miles northwest of Lavina where the shooting occured when Deputy Morgan attempted to arrest him. It is expected that this will put a damper on the operations of the gang. R. A' Hood of Harlowton was in town yesterday. Ray Bushnell was a Harlowton visitor Wednesday. The trains have been from three to six hours late the past few days. W. S. Smith, Lewistown. is sole agent for the Minneapolis School Furniture. Miss Gertrude Schmitz left Wed nesday for Lewistown for an ex tended visit with relatives. Take your Sunday dinner at Hotel Roundup. Roast chicken with dressing and oyster soup. 35 cents. The thermometer registered 30 below zero this morneng. Some thing unusual for Montana. Messrs. Griedley, Cake. Keenan, and Rush of the Roundup Coal Min ing Co., came in from Dietz, Wyo., Wednesday. Try a bottle of Lithia mineral water. No typhoid germs. 25c per bottle, $4 per case 24 quarts. $1 erfund for empty case. F. M. Wall Co. Mrs. J. C. Lohrnan returned last night from White Sulphur Springs where she spent the holidays with her sons who are attending school at that place. The terms of the district court for 1900 in this county have been set for the following dates: Jan. 4th. March 8th, June 7th. September 7th, December fith. Chas. Schnider of Billings has rented the store building of Chas. Scldaberg and will open a harness shop therein. Mr. Scldaberg has closed out his stock of groceries and confectionery and will discontinue in that business. The citizen Bank of Roundup wdl In* ready to open for business in a week or ten days the building being practically finished. ('. F. Richardon. of N. I)., promoter <4 the new bank who will be ehashb was here several days last looking after the work on the build ing. leaving again Wednesday for the east to close up some business deals. He is expected back in a few days. The Republic Coal Co. is build ing foundations for store and saloon buildings at the head of the gulch leading up to Mine No. 2. The question of sending a remonstrance to the e i.d company against their actions in 'bis regard was discus sed at ihe meeting oi the commer cial dub Tuesday evening and the matter was referred to the judiciary committee which is now taking the matti r up. As the business men of Roundup were given to under stand when investing in lots here that there would be no such thing as a company store, the action of the coal company in putting up these buildings is not being looked upon very kindly. Senator Carter has telegraphed Montana friends that enough votes are now assured to pass the postal savings bill of which he is the author. 2 :p»o«eerclubelects officers Roundups Social Organization Chooses New Officers— Will Op en This Month. The Pioneer Club, an organiza tion formed several months ago along social lines, held its an nual election at a meeting Tuesday evening to displace the temporary officers chosen to serve until Jan uary 1st. The new set of officers is as follows: W. K. Quarles. President. J. C. Lohrnan. Vice President. L. R. Carroll, Secretary. C. R. Cheney, Treasurer. House Committee—I,. R. Carroll, Fred A. Appleman, II. B. Thomp son. Entertainment C o m mitt e e— F. M. Wall. C. B. Burke, Alfred Shaw. Pfeparations are being made for the opening of the club rooms in the new Bushnell & Thompson building, which is neat ing complet ion, some time the middle of this month. An elaborate banquet and formal reception for members and their friends is being planned for. A New Sleeping Car Story. F. A. Miller, general passenger agent of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway told a story of one of the sleeping car porters who was found asleep while on duty. This is contrary to the rule of The St. Paul Road, and the negro man was in trouble when found by the in spector on The Pioneer Limited. He had his wits about him, however, and in response to the inspector's inquiry as to what he was doing asleep, he said: "I'll tell you how it was boss. I have only been with the company a short time and before coming here I was working on such and such a railroad. The fine was so rough I could not gel any sleep. Since ! have been working for the St. Paul the road has been so smooth that I just could not keep awake." Mr. Miller says that while the negro had violated the rules, he was premitted to keep his job on ac count of bis wit. Govenor Norris has issued a pro clamation appointing a number of promient Italians and the mayors of all tin* cities in the state a com mittee to receive contribution for the relief of the Italian earthquake sufferers. OUT OF PRACTICK. "What do you think of the pre*i* dential election?" <r Young man," answered the local politician, "I'll have to talk to you about that later. You see, I was a delegate to the convention and I haven't yet got back to the way of thinkin' on my own account." ♦ ! I I I ♦ I ihe First National § 'i Bank cf Roundup I OFFICERS F. M. WALL, President R.M.CALKINS.V.Prcs. O.R.CHENEY. Cashier DIRECTORS M ARL >W M. I KLEIN F. M. WALL R. M. CALKINS C. R. CHENEY CAPITAI • $25000.00 SURPLUS ■ $5000.00 Places as your disposal its facilities and invites you to make use of them. Let us serve you. ■MtSaiHSMCtaCCStOQSCf» @S*tt3î035St QCOtOeSOOtMNN MIDLAND Lumber Company (Complete l ine of LUMBER Sash & Doors LIME, PLASTER, GEMENT Our «lim is Satisfaction Roundup, Montana ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦e \ Patronize The j I Silver Dollar Saloon I X Corner 1st Street East Railroad Ave. X I ... f ♦ We have a fine line of | ! LIQUORS & CIGARS ! I Give us a call. ♦ :----- t I Robinson & Martin, Proprietors. | I Roundup, Mont. ♦ ♦ X ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ MONTANA LUMBER -dWUMWlW «,-1 We carry at all times a large and up-to-date stock of mu pint tup omn rip LUMBER Our aim is to give satisfac tion and t liree essen t iaIs to that are QUANTITY QUAL IT\ and PRICE. We are alwavs glad to figure with you a n d o IT e r a n y sug ! gestions that imiv lie of interest When eonsemplating building don'?: overlook the 1 p* d v;i r* • 5 ■ ) GRANT & HARDEN Contractors & Guilders. liomithij>, Moulana. In the Circle of Your Acquaintance ►4 Ln ÛEAN&SKEIE there must In* many engaged and married people. It Is a hundred to one that their engagement, or wedding ring, was bought here because here is where the greatest variety of high-class Jewelry Is shown, and where one can rely upon always getting good value for your money. We have a line line of '«old a Silver Watches, Chains, lïroochcs, etc., and precious stones. Fp to date Line of Watches and Jewelery. First Class Repair Work Promptly done. Agents for Columbia Phono graghs—Eastman Ko daks and Su p p I i e s . ta.