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Beautiful and in Full Bloom Cut Flowers of all Kinds Potted and Bench Plants Hardy plants of all kinds will be furnished if not in stock at the lowest possible price, on short notice. Beautiful Designs For Funerals Special attention will be given to Floral Designs for funerals. Anything that we do not have in stock can be secured within a day’s notice and at the lowest prices. Telephone and mail orders will be given thfe same careful at tention as though you made your selection personally. PHONE NO. SO Willson’s Flower Shop Wisconsin Tobacco Reporter FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 1917 PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY CORRESPONDENCE Fort AtKluaon, Ole Wigdale, a resident of Fort At kinson for the past 50 years, died at his home on Milwaukee Ave. E. Wed nesday afternoon at 1 o’clock. He was 82 years old. Don Smith, a farmer living south of Lake Mills, recently disposed of one hundred head of hogs to the Jones Dairy Farm. The average weight of these hogs was two hundred and nine teen pounds, and the check received by Mr. Smith, $2229.41, was the largest ever written by the local firm to an in dividual farmer. The sad death of Almon C. Woodard occurred at Mercy hospital, Janesville, on January 9th, following an operation which had become necessary owing to stoppage of the bowels. Mr. Wood ard’s death is especially sad, removing from this life’s sphere a young man of sterling qualities, whose constant care had been an invalid wife. Saturday night was a memorable night for local Masons. Invitations went out to all the craft to gather and be entertained in honor of Messrs. Stephen Haight of Rockdale and S. A. Bridges of this city, the only two liv ing members of Billings Lodge at the time they joined—Mr. Haight the 26th member in 1864 and m.. Bridges the 46th member in 1866. Bo:h joined the Chapter in 1866. Joseph Schriener made an eloquent speech which he ended by presenting golden keystones to Brothers Haight and Bridges in be half of the Lodge. These were accept ed in characteristic manner by both. There was a tinge of sadness in their remarks as they referred to the excel lent brothers who made up the goodly company of Master Masons at the time they entered the lodge and of which company they alone survive. Evansville It seems almost incredible that one cow can produce enough butter fat to make over thirty-three pounds of but ter in seven days, but such is the re markable official recerd of Windsor Sweet Butter Maid, H. B. 174536, who is the dam of the Holstein sire owned by F. B. Green & Sons at Magnolia. Oh, Diogenes, here’s an honest man! We refer to Ole Hoakinson of route No. 5, Edgerton. When about to enter the Grange bank on Tuesday of last week, Mr. Hoakinson found thirteen dollars near the door. He came to The Review office and inserted an ad in an effort to locate the loser. The ad was inserted in Thursday’s issue and a few hours after the paper had been circu lated atout the city the Rev. G. W. Endicott, pastor of the Free Methodist church, read the ad and came to The Review office and identified the money, which Mr. Hoakinson graciously gave the minister. Mrs. Ray Gillman, an old and highly respected resident of this city, passed away at her home Sunday morning at 12:15 o’clock. Becoming ill on Friday, January sth, and suffering a stroke of paralysis the following Monday, she gradually sank until the end. Mrs. Gillman, whose maiden name was Sarah A. Fellows, was born in Chili, New York, on May 15th, 1842, being the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Fellows. A little later her parents settled in Ohio, and in 1856, when she was but 14 years old, they came to Wisconsin, settling on the old Fellows farm in Center, about 6£ miles east of Evansville. On Dec. 18, 1861, she was united in marriage to Ray Gillman at Delavan. Later they moved to Evans ville where Mr. Gillman engaged in the livery business, which he continued un til the fall of 1887. Mrs. Gillman is survived by her husband, Ray Gillman, Mrs. Della K. Frantz of Belvidere, 111.; two sons, Fred and Nay of this city, and three sisters, Mrs. Maria Lee and Mrs. Clinton Scofield of Evansville and Mrs. Case of Belmont, lowa. Three brothers, George, Edmund and Henry W. Fellows, are dead. ♦♦♦ Wood for Sale. Good burr oak wood for sale by R. C. Spike, at $5.50 per cord on the ground. Across the road from the Sheepskin school house. Terms cash. C Spike Phone 123 Black. Edgerton, Wis. 52tf —Two new office rooms to rent, $5 per month including steam heat. Prin gle Bros, new building. 9tf Milton Mrs. S. J. Clarke of Milton passed away Tuesday morning after a brief illness. Funeral was held Friday af ternoon at 1:30 at her late residence and 2 o’clock at the church. A. P. Rice has purchased the H. W. Rood property on Greenman street, and Dea. H. F. Crandall has purchased the residence property on Madison avenue which belonged to the late Miss Sarah Burdick. Word has been received by relatives here of the marriage of Miss Hattie Clarke, who has been living with her uncle, P. L. Clarke, in Denver, Colo., to Arthur Brady of Cozad, Neb. The young couple will make their home at Cozad. J. S. Gilbert, aged 71, one of the old est and most respected citizens of Mil ton Junction, passed away Wednesday evening at his home in that village. A resident of Milton, Utica or Milton Junction since 1848, a veteran of the civil war and a prominent citizen, his death leaves a vacancy in the list of real pioneers of the community. Born at West, New York state, May 23rd, 1845, Mr. Gilbert came to Wisconsin with his parents when but three years of age. He was married in 1876 to Miss Emma Oviatt, who survives him. Two sons, Ward and Dr. Zina Gilbert of Melrose, and a daughter, Miss Bon nie, who lives at home, and a sister, Miss Lucinia Gilbert, are left to mourn his loss. The funeral was held on Sat urday from his late residence and the interment at the cemetery there. Stoughton Claude Skibrek, West Main street merchant, and Miss Ada Thompson were married Thursday afternoon. They will reside on South Page street. Mrs. Skibrek is the only daughter of Mrs. A. T. Thompson, who recently sold the Grand hotel, and the bride is also a graduate of the Stoughton high school. The remains of Ole Wigdale arrived Friday afternoon from Fort Atkinson for interment at Riverside. Mr. Wig dale came to Stoughton from Fort At kinson years ago, went into business at Stoughton, and finally became a part ner with the late A. E. Anderson, con ducting a hardware store where the Daylight Hardware is now located. On selling out to the Melaas-Johnson com pany he returned to Fort Atkinson, where he has since resided. A man giving his name as Dr. R. L. Boore was run in by the police Thurs day afternoon and Friday morning he appeared before Justice E. H. Nichols, where he was fined $lO and costs which he paid. Boore stayed around the St. Paul depot all afternoon taking drinks of alcohol from one of the two bottles of the same kind of liquor in his pocket and finally succumbed. He told the justice that he had been waiting for his family and that he would soon lo cate in Stoughton to engage in his pro fession, that of chiropractic. BeatnessCannot be Cured by local applications, as they cannot reach the diseased portion of the ear There is only one way to cure deafness, and that is by constitutional remedies. Deafness is caused by an inflamed con dition of the mucous lining of the Eus tachian Tube. When this tube gets in flamed you have a rumbling sourd or imperfect hearing, and when it i6 en tirely closed deafness is the result, and unless the inflamation can be taken out and this tube restored to its normal con dition, hearing will be destroyed forever, nine cases out of t*-n are caused by ca tarrh, which is nothing but an inflamed condition of the mucous surfaces. We will give One Hundred Dollars for any case of deafness (eat ied by catarrh) that cannot be cured by Hall’s Catarrh Cure. Send fro circular, free. F. J. Cheeney & Cos.. Toledo, O. tsT*Sold by druggists, 75c. Take Hall’s Family Pills for Constipation For Sale. Some of the very best farms in this neighborhood at very reasonable prices; also city property. E. M. Ladd, Agent. —A woman worries until she gets wrinkles, then she worries because she has them. Every woman should take Hollister’s Rocky Mountain Tea. Im prove your looks. Bright eyes, clear complexion help a woman wonderfully. —M. E. Titus. —Stock Pig for sale. Inquire of Morris Hartzell, Phone 302 Fl 5. 7tf —Flat to rent. Apply to Frank F. Burgy. 41 tf —Can’t eat, sleep, work. Bad stom ach and liver. Hollister’s Rocky Moun tain Tea induces sweet, restful sleep, gives you an appetite. Tones, stimu lates and strengthens the stomach and liver, regulates the bowels. You’ll feel better right away.— M. E. Titus. M Henry Weidenese, sixty-three years old, well known brewer, is dead at Sheboygan. ' The Illinois Central railroad will not build into Milwaukee, according to a statement by an official. Only nine senators appeared for the Monday session following the recess end only a short session was held. Walter Whippier was instantly kill ed when he was caught by a falling log while unloading a car at Wausau. Mrs. Anna Brecheimer, eighty-eight years old, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. C. Gessert, at Elkhart lake. Charles S. Van Aucken was appoint ed normal school regent by Governor Philipp to succeed the late William F. Wolfe. Seven calves born to six cows with in twenty-four hours is the record es tablished on the farm of Ed Klessig near Manitowoc. Automobile dealers of Manitowoc have organized an association. They will stage the first county auto show on March 2,3 and 4. The resources of Wisconsin state banks have increased $44,141,959 dur ing the last year, according to the state banking department. Knocked out of a tree by a falling branch, Joseph Kalina fell thirty-five feet to the ground at Stevens Point and suffered internal injuries. Myrtle Malchow, five years old, died at Oshkosh as the result of her cloth ing catching fire, when she lighted a Christmas tree left up since the holi days. Government engineers arrived in Green Bay to begin taking soundings in the bay and Fox river channels pre- to the work of deepening them. Herbert Kreuger, fifteen years old, was seriously burned about the face and body when he tried to start a fire in a tank heater with gasoline at Reedsville. Stanislaus Lewandoski of Milwau kee was found guilty of practicing medicine without a license. He r was fined SSOO and committed to the house of correction for one year. Bishop Paul P. Rhode of the Green Bay diocese, in a letter to the Fox River Valley Efficiency league, states his approval of the Evjue resolution, which was introduced in the legisla ture. The Chicago and Northwestern Rail road company applied to the railroad commission for permission to issue $10,000,000 worth of equipment bonds. The money is to be used for rolling stock. Mrs. Josephine Fisher Leeman, for mer prominent Kenosha woman and the wife of Paul J. Leeman, vice pres ident of the First National Security bank at Minneapolis, died at Minne apolis. The Kenosha county board, by a vote of 16 to 1, passed resolutions providing for the issuance of bonds of $71,000 to complete the permanent road building in the towns of Paris and Bristol. Former United States Senator Isaac Stephenson has contracted for a $15,- 000 soldiers’ monument to be erected on Stephenson Isle, where the new T park to be presented to the city by Mr. Stephenson is to be located. Patrolman Lawrence Preisinger, on duty to preserve order at the Audi torium among the fight fans, worked so hard in trying to keep the fans from booing Fredie Welsh, that on his way home he dropped dead of apo plexy. Sheriff Michael Hallen of MarinetU has petitioned the circuit court to de clare invalid the salary provision made for his office by the last county board. His salary was fixed at SI,BOO, with an allowance of S4OO for the board of prisoners. The Wisconsin Woman’s Suffrage association re-elected Mrs. H. M. You mans of Waukesha president. Mrs. A. J. Rogers, Milwaukee, was elected recording secretary and the Rev. Olympia Brown of Racine was made honorary president. John D. Gillett, aged 66, one of Superior’s best known residents, suc cumbed to pneumonia after a week’s illness. He was auditor of the Su perior Telegram, which at various times he served as managing editor and busines manager. A bill by Assemblyman Campbell of Milwaukee fixes the penalty for tak ing an automobile for joy riding im prisonment for one to five years and another to abolish fine penalty for shooting birds from automobiles and to fix a jail penalty at from thirty days to one year. As some of the Milwaukee surgeons working at the military hospitals in Vienna, who were sent by the Ger man-Austrian Aid society as a Wis consin unit, are anxious to return home, substitutes may be sent in the near future to replace them, according to an announcement. A pedestrian has the right of way over an automobile in crossing a street, Circuit Judge Oscar M. Fritz ruled at Milwaukee in awarding Frank Klokow $5,000 damages, the full amoun asked in the latter’s suit against C. P. Harbauch, for injuries suffered when Klokow" was struck by the defendant’s automobile. Announcement is made of the con solidation of the daiy newspapers of La Crosse, the Tribune and Leader- Press and the Chronicle, a Sunday morning edition of the Leader-Press. Their resources are to be pooled in the La Crosse Tribune and Leader- Press, which will publish weekday evenings and Sunday morning. John Henry Baker, o&e of the early settlers of Langlade county, is dead in Antigo. Samuel Barr, ninety years old, a veteran of the civil war, died at his home at Beloit. Frank Rosch, prominent druggist and former mayor, is seriously ill at his home at Menasha. Emil Martens, fifty-two years old, business man and former alderman, is dead at Manitowoc. Whitney school, the oldest public school in Green Bay, was destroyed by fire. The loss is $35,000. John Greenwold, sixty-five yerrs old, dropped dead on the street at Ashland from heart failure. • A municipal skating rink is being constructed by the city of Black River Falls. It will cover about four acres. It is estimated that loss by fire re cently to the O. Torrison store at Manitowoc will amount to about $30,- 000. President Wilson nominated Ella M. Taylor as postmaster at Blue River, and Theodore Koenig for Schleisinger ville. Charles Butke, who says his home is in Milwaukee, has been arrested by the Green Bay police on a charge of forgery. In the assembly the much talked of referendum on prohibition was intro duced by W. T. Evjue of the First Madison district. Mr. and Mrs. George W. Crossman celebrated the sixty-third anniversary of their marriage at their home at Janesville, Jan. 21. Herbert Marsh of Stevens Point has gone to take the position of assistant clerk in the senate chamber of the capitol in Madison. A farmers’ school will be held at Chetek the first week in February, under the direction of R. L. Cuff, coun ty agricultural agent. Farmers near Almena have organ ized a country club, with the idea of purchasing a creamery and making it a co-operative industry. The family of Joseph Jordan was compelled to flee in their night clothes when their home in the north out skirts of Beloit was burned. Robbers entered the fur store of Louis Boerner of Antigo and stole six fur overcoats and the pick of the other high priced furs in stock. Henry J. Schlesinger, Milwaukee multi-millionaire, was married to Mona Strader, the daughter of R. S. Strader, the noted turfman at Lexing ton, Ky. Edward Baker has been appointed postmaster at Miner, Juneau county, vice Norsby, resigned. Oscar W. Jufch was appointed rural letter carrier at Wittenberg. The annual meeting of the convo cation of La Crosse was held at Rice Lake. An informal reception was given the Episcopal clergy by the members of the Commercial club. The Association of Secretaries of the County Fair Associations of Wis consin, in annual convention at Madi son, had a cabaret entertainment, the principal actors being from Chicago. Having the distinction of shooting a wolf in his back yard, situated in Rice Lake, with a population esti mated at 5,000 people, was the experi ence of H. H. Jewett, a pharmacist. At the seventeenth annual meeting of the Black River Falls Advancement association, a contract was entered in to by the United Clothes Manufactur ing company to build a $60,000 plant. Stevens Point retains the Yellow stone trail as a result of the contest with Grand Rapids. Now anew con test between the two cities has begun over the federal road, which is being planned. Assemblyman Everett proposes in a bill to reduce the membership of the state board of control from five to three and increasing the salaries from $2,500 to $5,000. The term of office is six years. The smoke stack at the American Parlor Frame company’s plant, sev enty feet high, was blown down at Sheboygan. The stack fell a few minutes after a number of school chil dren had passed. After two attempts to effect a re conciliation with his wife, from whom he had been separated several months, William Bunn, a Madison machinist, is alleged to have shot and killed Mrs. Bunn. Mrs. Anna C. Harrington, wife of John Harrington, inheritance tax com missioner for the state of Wisconsin, died suddenly at her home at Oshkosh. Death was caused by heart failure su perinduced by the grippe. Louis Burnquis, twenty-eight, Be loit farmer, was found dead in his woodshed. He had hanged himself from a rafter. Two days before he bade his wife and child good-by, say ing he was going out to work on his farm. Senator Fred Baxter of Superior of fered a bill carrying an appropriation of $50,000 for anew sanatorium for the treatment of tuberculosis. He asks that the institution will be built some where in the northern part of the state. A silver medal and a pension was awarded the widow of Joseph P. De morath, Berlin, Wis., who died Oct. 23 in an attempt to save Benjamine D. Werle of Milwaukee from drown ing, by the Carnegie Hero Medal fund commission. The assembly concurred in the Whitman bill to continue the state board of public affairs and making an annual appropriation for it of SIB,OOO. The vote on concurrence was 74 to 11. This was the first big bill to go to the governor. Because of the increased number of students attending school at Birch wood, the local school building has be come exceptionally crowded and many citizens are advocating a union free high school, to include towns within a large radius about Birchwood. 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Materials of Velour, Plush, Bolivia, Broadcloths, Cheviots, Plaids, etc., in all favored shades. $7.50 to $37.50 Worth Double Wonderful Silk Petticoat, while they last $ 1.50 Skirts at Clearance prices 3.95 Waist Clearance, special lot at 3.95 Silk Dresses —special at 16.75 Serges, special 9.65 Simpson Garment Store JANESVILLE, WISCONSIN.