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Wisconsin Tobacco Reporter
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 1915 CORRESPONDENCE Albion Sidney Green of Milton visited at his parental home over Sunday. Mr. George Barber took dinner with Mr. and Mrs. V. E. Aaby Sunday. Miss Eleanor Whitford and Master Bernard Kelly are ill with pneumonia. The Home Benefit society met with Mrs. D. D. Emerson Tuesday after noon. F. B. Lawton is clerking at Stewart & Schroeder’s in Miss Nellie Babcock’s place. A. L. Whitford of Milton Junction visited relatives here Sunday and Mon day. H. E. Thomas and daughter Eunice visited Mr. and Mrs. O. J. Palmiter Saturday. Miss Hazel Emerson and Miss Eloise Thomas took dinner with Miss Adaline Green Saturday. Mrs. Anna Ford and daughter Bessie visited in Madison from Friday until the first of the week. Mrs. Anna McCarthy and children, Kathryn and Malcolm, of Stoughton are visiting her mother, Mrs. A. M. Ford, and children. Some of those among the sick are Mrs. C. S. Sayre, Mr. C. M. Sheldon and Master Roy Whitford. Floyd Vincent and family of Milton Junction visited Mrs. Vincent’s sister, Mrs. H. E. Thomas, and family Sun day. t All of the academy students and fac ulty visited at their parental homes or with friends from Friday until Monday evening. Mrs. Glenn Williams and children are all quite ill with colds. Mr. and Mrs. Peter Roskar are helping them with their work. FJoyd Cook has rented part of Mrs. E, CfandftiPs residence anjl will move his family and household goods there the first of March. Mr. H. D. Clarke filled the pulpit last Sabbath day in the absence of Rev. C. S- Sayre who was ill with the grip. A very Interesting basketball game was played here Monday afternoon by the Miltoii graded school team and the Albioh graded school teatth the home team wihning by a score of 26 to 9. Fulton There was no school in Fulton Mon day it being Washington’s birthday. Miss Brokumyer spent from Satur day until Monday at her home in Whitewater. Miss Artie Attlesey of Janesville spent from Saturday until Monday at her home here. Large crowds attended the Y. M. C. A. meetings in the hall Saturday after noon and in the church Sunday after noon. Mr. and Mrs. S. H. Bentley arrived home from Chicago Thursday morning for a few weeks’ visit with her parents Mr. and Mrs. James Drown. Miss Stella M. Attlesey wishes to an nounce that she will give a musical en tertainment and box social at the Stev ens school house, four miles south-west of the village, next Saturday evening. Everybody cordially invited to attend. Ladies bring full boxes and gentlemen full pocketbooks. The last number of the season's lect ure course was held in the dhurch Sat urday evening, February 20th. A large crowd was in attendance and a committee appointed to act on the course for next season. The 1915-1916 committee are J. E. Wallin, Wm. Ely and John Schofield. Social Centre and Y. M. C. A. meet ing was held Feb. 19, promptly at 8:15. Meeting called to order by the presi dent and a committee appointed for next year’s lecture course, after which Mr. Barney of Madison rendered a solo. After the solo. Mr. Elliot of Madison spoke on “Alfalfa,” after which we listened to an interesting talk on “Dairy Cows,” given by Mr. Hanson of Madison. Following this Mr. Bar ney sang another solo, “I Should Liked to Have Been with them Then.” Mr. Foss then g~ve a very interesting talk on the Short Course in Agriculture. The last speaker of the evening was Mr. Markham, his talk being chiefly on the work being carried on by sur rounding organizations. The next of the social centre will be held in the ladies hall on March sth. Newville Maurice Cooper is confined to the house with an attack of the grip. Mildred Wileman of Milton Junction spent the week end here. Gus Wentler’s little daughter is quite sick. Dr. Shearer is in attendance. Mrs. G. L. Richardson spent a couple of days with her sister in Milton Junc tion last week. Plans to. organize a Social Center here have been arranged. The first meeting will be held Friday evening in the school house, to which the public is cordially invited. D. R. McGraw and wife of the Whitewater normal will en tertain with musical selections, also a program of miscellaneous readings. Plan to be there if you can convenient ly come; if not convenient, why, come anyway. Sumner Chas. Goodrich of Fort Atkinson was through here Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Claude Kirby were in Edgerton Saturday night. Mrs Mat Hammas and son Edwin spent Sunday with her daughter at Utica. A box social will be given at school district No. 1 on Friday; Feb. 26th. Everybody invited. Misses Helen and Harriet Punzel vis ited Sunday with Mrs. Cooper who is very ill. Mrs. Thomas Andrews sold her farm to Morten Pierce for $l9O an acre. The Andrews family will move to Montana in the near future. Porter ! J. W. Bates and C. C. Hoague de , livered their tobacco in Edgerton on Tuesday. Mrs. D. E. McCarthy, Howard and ; Alice of Janesville, spent Sunday at ' Frank Boss’. Mr. Taylor and bride of Stoughton called on the latter’s sister, Mrs. E. M. Nalan on Thursday. Frank Boss is able to be at his work again after a two week’s illness with abscess in the throat. E. G. Fessenden and family have moved their household goods onto the A. B. Fessenden homestead. Mr. D. Casey Sr. spent a few days in Janesville last week visiting his mother and other relatives. Quite a number of crops of tobacco have been sold in this vicinity the past week, prices ranging from 5 to Bc. The Larkin Club was royally enter tained at the home of Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Nalan on Thursday, Feb. 11th. De licious refreshments were served and a pleasant afternoon spent. East Porter Miss Susie Nelson is visiting friends in Janesville. Miss Jennie Oleson spent the week end with her parents in Evansville. Miss Irene Boothroyd is spending the week with Grandma Haylock in Edger ton. Mesdames Moen and Chas. Saxby called on Mrs. Chas. Zieman Jr. Mon day p. m. . Mr. and Mrs. Harry Boothroyd spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Viney in Edgerton. Mr. and Mrs. Alec Jenson have re turned from their honeymoon trip and are now living on the Jenson farm. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Christian and Miss Susie Nelson were Sunday visit ors at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Haylock, The little son of Hans Osteberg and the two children of Rienholdt Maas, who have been under the care of Dr. Morrison, are all improving, Rev. Leighton of Edgerton and Mr. Markham, secretary of the county Y. M. C. A., were entertained Sunday at the home of Mrs. Ella Peach. Mrs. Ed. Jenson is so far recovered that she has been able to go to her sis ter in Stoughton from the hospital in Madison and is expected home soon. Farmers and dealers war Milk Is Delivered Direct to Consumers and Prices Are Cut. OSHKOSH, WIS. A milk war is being waged at Oshkosh with farmers on one side and dealers on the other. Ncncombatants are the principal gain ers as the price to the consumer has been lowered from 6 to 5 cents a quart. Last fall Oshkosh milk men raised the price. Farmers put. their heads together and figured that during the winter about all their horses did was stand in their stalls and eat. In some cases they “chipped in” and bought a wagon, one peddling the product for his neighbors. Creameries paid the farmer only about 3 cents a quart and they got 5 cents from their city customers. They ar e working up good routes and are well satisfied with the venture, claim ing they are getting more money for their milk, besides “showing up” the city dealers. WAITS 20 YEARS FOR HUBBY Gray Haired Kenosha Woman Is Then Granted Divorce. KENOSHA, WIS. After wait ing twenty years for the return of her husband, Mrs. Julia Hastings, 51 years old, appeared in municipal court here an c i asked for a divorce. Tt was as serted the couple had been married thirty years ago, at McHenry, 111., and their home life had been most happy until a night in March, 1886, when Hastings left the house. He never returned. Mrs. Hastings has sought him all over the country. She waited twenty years for his return. “Clifford wa sa good husband and my only complaint was that he de serted me,” was the only evidence given by the aged woman. The decree was granted without argument. It is though possible Hastings is dead. TWO HELD ON ARSON CHARGE Heme of Girl Who Rejected Italian Burned After Threat. KENOSHA. WIS. —After a prelim inary hearing, Emanuelle Oappello and Vincenzo Cimino, charged with arson, were held for trial on bail of $2,500. Oappello sought to marry Mary Cer minara, belle of the Kenosha Italian colony. When he was refused the hand of the young woman, testimony showed he had made threats to burn her mother’s house. The fire occured on the night before the marriage of Miss Cerminara and IHzzo. Many threatening letters were introduced. Cimino is wanted at Pittsburg on a charge of attempting to kill Police Officer Henry Porter of Pitcairn, Pa. Original Scotch Capital. For many generations Perth, and not Edinburgh, was the capital of Scotland. • Shafting, Hangers, Pulleys, Belting for Sale. Several lines of shafting with hang ers, different siz°d pulleys, cones and a quantity of belting for sale at this of fice very cheap. WISCONSIN BRIEFS Road to Join Green Bay and Depere. GGREEN BAY, WlS.—With eighty two out of eighty-nine property owners voting in favor of a $5,200 bond issue for construction of a concrete high way, the long agitated proposition will no doubt come to a head this spring It is proposed to construct a concrete r<*ad from Depere to Green Bay, the e/ds of the highway to connect with the pavements in the two cities. Citi zens of Depere and Green Bay raised $7,000 for the proposition a year ago. The Supreme court declared the com pulsory clause in the highway act un constitutional, which put a stop to the work for the time being. It is figured the highway will cost $45,000. Rural Phone Company Organized. MERRILL, WIS. Another ru ral telephone line has been organized southwest of Merrill. The new com pany is known as the Snow Hill Tele phone company. Officers are: Presi dent, Louis Kleinschmidt; secretary, William Yaeger; treasurer, Will Su, kcw. The construction of the new line will begin as soon as the weather permits. Family Is Saved by Parrot. GREEN BAY, WIS., “What’s the matter? What’s the matter?” screamed the parrot in Mrs. Lillian Kelsch’s home rousing Mrs. Kelsch, while smoke in the house thickened almost to the point of suffocation. Waste oakum set fire when water pipes were being thawed was the source of the smoke. Two Women New P. M.s. WASHINGTON, D. C. Katherine Bui lhas been appointed postmaster at Cavour and Grace Skinner at En dea\or. Reappointments announced are: Eliza Phelps, Briggsville; Frank Briggs, Eden; Home Morris, Green Lakp; Thomas Money, Larsen; James Wall, Oxford; Lars Ottoson, Washing ton Harfior, Green Bay Hospital to Cost $65,006. GREEN BAY, WIS. Plang foi* a,new hospital to cost approximately $65,000 will be submitted to the di rectors of the Deaconess sanatorium here at the annual meeting March 20, according to announcement. This will make the third modern hospital built lierp within three years. P n eumonia Fatal to S. S. Fifield. ASHLAND, WIS. Sam S. Fi fiela, former lieutenant governor of Wisconsin and former state senator and speaker of the assembly, died here of pneumonia. He was acting gov ernor for a time, during the Rusk ad ministration. He' was a thirty-third degree Mason. Plan Much Road Building. RACINE, WlS—County road com missioners are planning great amount of road construction for the coming spring. Numerous new bridges and concrete roads are under considera tion. New substances for the crown ing of highways may be introduced. Get Free Mail Delivery. RICHLAND CENTER, WIS. No tief has been received by Postmaster Frank Maas to the effect that the free mail delivery service in this city will begin on April 1. Two carriers will be employed and the mail delivered twice each day except Beioiters Rake In Fish. BELOIT, WIS. Thousands of fish brought down with high water in Rock river floundered helplessly about, ap parently stunned by striking the dam here Hundreds of carp were raked by fishermen and hauled away in wag ons, tubs and boxes. Kills Wolf in Town. WAUSAU, WIS. Fred March of the town of Cleveland, killed a wolf in his town. He reports that the ani mals are fairly plentiful in some sec tions but that it is not possible to hunt them wih dogs as poison has been put out in many places. Chippewa Falls Gets Big Concern. CHIPPEWA FALLS, WIS. A $30,000 corporation is moving its ma chinery from Minneapolis to this city to make its permanent home. It is the Chi ppewn-Willard Manufacturing com pany, makers of electrical articles. Kane County Plans Sanatorium. KENOSHA. WIS. The Kenosha county board closed plans for building a sanitorium for tubercular patients, giving a committee $25,000 with power to build. The institution completed will cost $40,000. Teachers’ Pension Safe. MADISON, WIS. The senate killed the bill repealing the law pro viding pension for teachers. It also killed the Ackley bill prohibiting col lection of telephone fees in advance of the time due. Mayor Wants City Hall. MANITOWOC, WlS—Mayor Stolze is advocating the 'ouilding of a city hall, theater and natatorium combined. The plan may be one of his campaign Issues this spring. Shawano School Head Resigns. SHAWANO, WIS.—L. F. Smith has resigned as superintendent of the pub lic school and has accepted a like po sition at Waupun, Auction Sale. I Having decided to rent his farm in ) Porter, 4| miles southwest of Edger i ton, A. K. W allin will sell at public | auction on Monday, March Ist, at 1 • o’clock p. m., four head of horses, four head of cattle, one full blood Short Horn, one Jersey milch cow. two brood sows, 50 chickens and a full line of farm implements, mostly new. The usual terms. W. T. Dooley will cry the sale. ~ 2 Martin Olson and Wm. Schrub will hold a joint sale on the D. Condon farm one mile north of Newville at 1 o’clock on Monday, March 8, at which 4 horses, 10 Durham cows, 5 head of young stock and a full line of implements, hay, feed etc., will be sold. W. T. Dooley, auct. H. C. Anderson will hold a sale of surplus registered Short Horns at auc tion at the stock yards in Edgerton on Saturday, March 13 at one o’clock. See bills for particulars. Dooley, auct. Notice The Edgerton Wagon Cos. has added a repair department to their business in order to take care of the demand made for this class of work. The fac tory is equipped in the best possible manner to turn out the work satisfac torily and in the least possible time. A good stock will be kept on hand at all times for all kinds of repairs. stf a Bulls for Sale— One yearling and one 18 months old Short Horn bull for sale. Inquire of Geo. Haylock, Phone 306 F 3. 13t2 For Sale— Two houses on Randolph street —one new, 7-room, up-to-date house. Sold cheap to the right party. Will sell one or both. —B. Harrison. 14t2 —Becker’s Electric Weld Soldering Wire mends graniteware. 14t2 —Becker’s Electric Weld Soldering Wire mends graniteware. 14t2. For Sale— About 30 fall pigs and a few brood sows, by J. M. Sweeney. Phone 321 F 11. * 14t2 For sale at a sacrifice if taken at once, warehouse No. 2 in DeForest, Wisconsin. Write for particulars.— Mrs. Eggum, 3570 Belden Ave., Chi cago, 111. 13t4 We do all kinds of Iff i l* Welding Cast Iron Aluminum Brass Steel Call on F. F. Burgy JfiH > The Chinese Varnish Made to Walk Upon MADE IN ALL COLORS Cherry. Mahogany. Oak. Natural. Etc For Floors, Bar Tops, Furniture and General Household Use. Come tc our store and get a sam ple of Chi-Namel applied to wood. Take it home and test it First. Strike the wood sample a heavy blow with a hammer, and note that while the wood may be indented a quarter of an inch, the varnish has not marred or cracked. This proves that Chi-Namel is very elastic. Second. Place the wood sample in a tea kettle, and note that boiling water does cot turn it white. This proves that Chi-namel contains no rosin. Third. Apply whiskey. This proves that Chi-Name! will stand upon bar tops. Fourth. Allow a can of the varnish to stand open over night, and note that there is no evaporation. This proves that Chi-Namel contains no benzine. Fifth. Spread varnish over flat sur face, and brush in every direction, and note “self levelling” effect. This proves that all brush marks disappear, and the result will be pleasing no matter how inexperienced the applier may be. Old floors can be made to look like new bard wood. No need to buy new furniture. Cbi-Namel will make old furniture look BETTER than new furniture. TaL-e no substitute. We invite you to prove to yourself there is NOTHING just as good as Cbi-Namel. ’ ’ Coin exclusively by L. N. POMEROY CO. Phone 257 Edgerton/Wis. ■ HAIR R B .-SAM A toilet preparation of merit. Helps to eradicate dandruff. For Restoring Color and __ Beauty to Gray or Faded Hair. 60c. and SI.OO at Druffgiats. BABCOCK’r Clothing Store ij Do You Wear Made to Measure Gothes? If so we urge you not to place your or der till you have investigated our lines. ■urtlWliik HL ' ii Y, J i * fflfffifmfiwate^ The Royal Tailors CHICAGO NEW YORK Irkanb: mis ri nv o Exclusive Agency For 75he RoyaJ Tailors In addition to our regular lines of tailoring we have taken the agency for The Royal. It is one of the largest and best known lines in the country and we intend to feature it. Prices range from $16.00 to $40.00 Also the L System Strictly a young men’s high grade line and ranging from $25.00 up. Call now and make your selec tion while the assortment is complete. Delivery can be made later at any time desired. Notice the display of woolens and prices in our show window. Now Is The Time To Have Your House Wired OR Any Kind of Wiring Estimates Cheerfully Furnished All Kinds Electric Fixtures CALL OR PHONE F. F. BURGY No Doubt you Failed to Can Much Fruit Last Summer owing to the high cost of sugar. If so, we have canned and preserved fruits of unusual merit and price to meet your needs. Challenge Preserves per jar 25c Savoy Preserves, per jar 15 and 25c Beechnut Jellies, per glass 15 Fig Marmalade per glass 10, 15, 25c Tempter Preserves, per glass 10c Also, we have nice Maple Sugar, put up in slightly damaged gallon pails, reduced from $1.50 to 90c Serve this with your pancakes and see how much better they taste. Remember That while they last we are selling Largest and Best Oranges in Town for the Least Money 35c per dozen THE CITY GROCERY Phone 93 Pyre St Wanamaker, Props.