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Edgerton - Wisconsin Subscription - $1.50 Per Year FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22, 1920. Entered as Second-class Mail Matter at the Postoffice in Edgerton, Wisconsin. CORRESPONDENCE ALBION I. D. Humphrey and wife were en tertained at the D. D. Emerson home Saturday. A number from here attended the funeral of Mis. Mary Maxon at Milton Thursday. J. J. Pacheco went to Monroe Satur day and Mrs. Pacheco returned home with him Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Pacheco went to Janesville Tuesday where they met Mrs. E. A. Drake who has been visit ing in Monroe. Chas. Williams, who is quite ill at the Janesville hospital, is reported as doing as well as possible after his sec ond operation. Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Loofbrough of Chicago visited her brother, Pastor C. S. Sayre, and family Wednesday night and Thursday. The Home Benefit and Willing Work ers societies met with Mrs. O. L. Coon and Mrs. C. A. Emerson at the latter’s home Wednesday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Thomas and daughter Eloise of Milton and Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Whitford from near Milton Junction were callers here Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. V. E. Aaby accompan ied Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Drake to Rockford Sunday where they visited the latter’s brother, Will Drake, and family. While playing at school one day last week, Walter Sayre fell from a tree, breaking both wrists and cutting his face so that he had to have stitches taken, breaking two teeth and loosen ing some others. He is doing nicely. Mr. and Mrs. C. S. Monroe of Battle Creek, Mich., Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Baker and Mrs. C. D. Gray of Milton Junction, Mr. Harry Broughton and family of Albany were Sunday guests at I. D. Humphrey’s. Mrs. C. D. Gray fell and broke her arm while here. Some of those from here who attend ed S. D. B. quarterly meeting at Wal worth were M. J. Babcock and family, Mr. and Mrs. D. L. Babcock, Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Noble, Mr. and Mrs. O. J. Palmiter, F. E. Palmiter and family, Pastor Sayre and son Maurice. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Crandall enter tained at dinner Sunday Mr. and Mrs. K. Logan, Mr. and Mrs. T. Gunderson and son Clarence of Orfordville, Torval Nording of Cambridge, Mr. and Mrs. C. Christianson from near Fulton and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Voigt. Stop! Look! Listen! The play, “A Southern Cinderella,” will be given by home talent in the town hall at Albion, Thursday evening, Oct. 28th. Admission 35 and 20 cents. Remember the date and come. SOUTHWEST OAKLAND Mrs. T. L. Erickson was a Madison visitor Saturday. Mrs. Isaac Abrahamson spent Friday afternoon at Nettum’s. Carl Schmidt spent a couple days last week at Jefferson. Adolph Christirnson and wife spent Sunday with Lias Saunders and wife. Arthur Nettum and wife spent Sun day with T. L. Erickson and wife. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Olson of Mil waukee spent Saturday and Sunday at Kravick’s. Mrs. Lena Kump is visiting her granddaughter, Mrs. Carl Smithback, this week. Mrs. Carl Smithback and Mrs. Lena Kump spent Sunday afternoon with Carl Johnson and wife. John Nettum and wife, Gust Gunnel son and wife and Miss Peterson spent Sunday afternoon at Fort Atkinson. Mr. and Mrs. John Nettum and Mrs. Christ Pederson attended the meeting in the church at Deerfield one day last week. T. L. Erickson returned home from Minnesota Friday, where he has been instructor in religion for the past six months. Oscar Lee and wife, A. F. Kump and wife and George Bowes and wife at tended the shower for Miss Jessie Jac obson at the Tellefson hall at Rockdale iast Thursday evening. GRAVEL STORE Mr. George Fox of Platteville, Wis., spent the week end at the home of H. C. Marsden. Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Noble attended quarterly meeting at Walworth Satur day and Sunday. Clirence Singer left Wednesday for his home in Pennsylvania for a visit of several weeks. Max Wilbur’s family from Edgerton and Mr. and Mrs. W. Learn visited at the home of Frank Schmeling Sunday. Several from this corner attended the shower for Miss Anna Gumble and George Coots at Ed Gumble’s Tuesday night. Geo. H. Silverwood, Lyman Strouse and Will Barber attended the Guernsey sales at Janesville Thursday and Fri day. Mr. Barber purchased a valuable cow. Fred A. North has sold his farm of 160 acres with all equipment to Louis Wileman, consideration $50,000. Mr. Wileman will take possession about Nov. Ist. , Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Hanson of Fall River and Bobby of Milwaukee visited Mrs. Hanson’s cousin, Mrs. Silverwood, last Thursday. The Hansons were on their way to Stoughton to visit Mrs. Hanson’s parents. Auto for Sale. I am offering my 1920 Overland 5- I an: offering my 1920 Overland 5- passenger touring ca? for sale. To be sold at sacrifice. Phone 157 F 21. tf # PEARSON & JAGODITCH CO. SPECIAL. October Sale Ends Saturday, Oct 21 Reduced prices on all men’s and boys’ Suits, men’s and boys’ Dress and Work Shoes, Overalls and Work Shirts. special Men’s Work Shirts, gray only, sizes from 0\ IQ I4 l /z to 17. Special at OlilU Blue, chambray and fancy work shirts QO Special at OIhJO Men’s Dress Hats, all colors, all sizes, $4 00 QR values. Special at v£d Men’s Overalls at $1.85 to $3.00 Boys’ Overalls, age 4 to 10, at SI.OO Youths’ Overalls, ages 27 to 31 7. . .$1.65 Men’s and Boys’ Jersey Sweaters —Closing Out Our Stock Below Cost. PEARSON & JAGODITCH GO. e EAST PORTER E. Fox and family motored to Janes ville Saturday evening. Messrs. Stafford and Slawson were callers in this vicinity a day last week. Miss Frances Condon, Willowdale, spent the week end at her parental home. Henry Kealey, Fulton, has gone to Rochester, Minn. His brother Frank went with him. Mrs. James Sweeney, Sheldon, lowa, passed peacefully away Sunday night after a long illness. She leaves to mourn her loss a husband, three sons, two daughters and several brothers and sisters. The funeral was held Wednes day morning from Shgldon, lowa. Theodore Mulligan died Sunday morn ing after a long illness. He leaves to mourn a father and mother, five sisters and four brothers. The funeral was held Tuesday morning at 9 from St. Mary’s chureh, Father Newman officiating. The remains Were laid to rest in Mt. Olivet cemetery. EAST KOSHKONONG Clara and Nora Lien are visiting rel atives in Minneapolis. M iss Hattie Lien of Madison spent Sunday at her home. Dorothy and Emma Veum and Emma Moen visited at the Veum home at Ed gerton Sunday. Mrs. Arthur Smithback of Hillside spent several days last week visiting friends at Madison. Theo. Torgerson has bought the Michael farm near Cambridge; the price was $15,000. Several ladies spent Tuesday after noon of last week with Mrs. G. G. Moen in honor of her birthday. Bert Haight of Miller, S. D., sold a carload of horses at the Haight farm last Saturday. He left for Rockford Sunday evening to visit his brother be fore returning home. INDIAN FORD Mr. and Mrs. Dave Alyerson expect to occupy their own home next week. Rollo Addie and Bert Cox picked ap ples for Alf Addie over near Lima last week. Mr. and Mrs. Coxbead have been vis iting among her friends around White water. Mr. and Mrs. Seth Pope entertained company from Beloit and Janesville last Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. L. S. Baldwin are en joying a visit with a granddaughter from Milwaukee. A small gathering of relatives and neighbors took tea with W. H. Price last Friday, it being his birthday. The box social at the school house last Friday evening was a decided suc cess. The program was well delivered and the costumes both beautiful and clever. Vocal music was volunteered by the Misses Nella St. John, Marian Cox, Cleo Herrick and Mable Horton with Mrs. Anna Cox at the organ and Edward Kealey with the violin. UTICA Rolf Tellefson attended the football game at Madison last Saturday. Mrs. Ole Klongland entertained her brother and sister for dinner last Sat urday. Mrs. C. J. Smithback was called to Des Moines, lowa, to care for her daughter Ovidia. M. 0. Bjornstad had an uncle of his from Minnesota visiting a few days. They had not seen each other for fifty years. Adolph Johnson visited his wife at a sanitarium near Oconomowoc last Sun day. He reports she is not gaining as fast as was expected. Rev. Krostu had confirmation in the West Koshkonong church last Sunday. There was a class of 21. The offering amounted to $574. Mr. and Mrs. M. G. Halverson’s son Sophus was confimed last Sunday. They gave a party to their friends and rela tives on the occasion. Miss Lydia Klongland, Bencine Fig gestad, who are employed at Madison, and Ingabor Fosdal, who is teaching near Oregon, were over Sunday visitors at their homes. The mission festival held at the Rock dale church last Sunday was poorly at tended. Rev. Halverson preached in Norwegian in the forenoon and Rev. Grefthen of Edgerton preached in Eng lish in the afternoon. The ladies serv ed lunch in the church basement. The offering amounted to $75. Many from here attended the funeral of John H. Bjoin at Stoughton last Saturday. He was born on the Bjoin farm about two miles north of here on June 27, 1856, so he was a little over 64 years old. He leaves besides the widow five children, three brothers and three sisters and a host of friends to mourn his loss. He was laid to rest in the cemetery just east of the city. Rey. Reigstad officiated at the church and at the grave. Your correspondent attended the meeting of the Madison circuit of the Lutheran church, held at Deerfield, Oct. 12, 13, 14, as a delegate from the Rockdale congregation. The meeting was well attended and very interesting. Seventeen ministers were present. An offering was taken up the second day which amounted to $121.82. The Ladies society served dinner in the church basement the three days. The next meeting will be held at Edgerton next spring. Stop! Look! Listen! The “A Southern Cinderella,” will be given by home talent in the town hall at Albion, Thursday evening, Oct. 28th. Admission 35 and 20 cents. Remember the date and come. Methodist Episcopal Church BOYD W. KRAMER, PASTOR. Sunday school at 10 a. m. Preaching and worship, 11 a. m. Junior Epworth League, 2:30 p. m. Evening worship and sermon, 7:30. Young People’s Christian Endeavor, 6:45 p. m. Stock Removal Sale We Have Purchased the entire stock of * Jewelry, Silverware, Watches, Clocks, etc. of May Spencer, Edgerton’s oldest reliable jewelry firm, who will retire from the business. These two stocks will now be combined and in order to help us move we are offering the people of this community a rare opportunity to purchase their needs in this line. Prices will be Cut and Slashed Accordingly Money will go farther now than it will go again perhaps for years. Christmas is coming fast. If you can anticipate your needs, you are bound to make big savings. Sale Closes Saturday, Oct 23rd Christenson & Aalseth Cos. Strieker Bros. 2 Phones 213 10 lb. Blue Karo Syrup 75c 3 pkg. Uneeda Biscuit 25c 1 lb. Yuban*Coffee 55c now 50c 1 lb. A. B. Coffee 50c now 45c 1 lb. Old Towne Coffee 40c 1 lb. Amio Coffee 45c now 40c 3 Macaroni for ;... 25c 3 Spaghetti for 25c o lb. pail Peanut Butter.. .70c 1 pkg. Puff Wheat 12c 6 bars Swift Pride Soap 25c 6 bars Lenox Soap 25c 2 Jiffy Jell for 25c 4 lb. £ack Aunt Jemma small Pancake Flour 4 lb. sack Timme Buckwheat Flour Carload of good Potatoes Utica Creamery Butter Strieker Bros. Norwegian Lutheran Church E. A. GREETHEN, PASTOR. Sunday school at 10:00. The congregation will have its mis sion festival next Sunday, with serv ices forenoon and afternoon. In the morning beginning at 11:00, Rev. M. Borge of Madison will preach a mission sermon in Norwegian. i n the after noon beginning at 2:30, Rev. John Hal vorson of Rockdale will preach a mis sion sermon in English. At each serv ice a free will offering will be taken for the benefit of the missionary work of our church. The Ladies Aid society will serve coffee at noon, but each fam ily will provide its own lunch. Rev. Mr. Borge will, in the near future, so licit contributions and subscriptions from our members for the benefit of the Luther College Library Building fund and the Academy Endowment fund. It is hoped that he will meet with a liberal response. Congregational Church Notes, October 24, 1920. Church school at 10:00. Mrs. George Farman will meet those desirous of forming a woman’s Bible class and Mr. Atkins those who wish a men’s class. Morning woaship at 11:00. Music by the adult choir, sermon by the pastor. Christian Endeavor at 7:00. Leader, Elizabeth Towne. Telephone Operators Wanted. . Two operators are wanted at the Ed gerton Telephone Cos. station. Steady job. 49t2 ACT NOW! Magazine Prices Advance on Nov. 10th American Magazine djo fA Woman’s Home Companion 1 y°L Pictorial Review Both djo P 7C Modem Priscilla 1 year / J3 Special 2 Year Offer American Magazine $4.00 Century Magazine 7.00 Colliers Weekly 4.00 McCall’s Magazine 2.50 Woman’s Home Companion 3.00 Let us handle your subscriptions and save you money and trouble. FRANK ASH “Si BOOK STORE We have secured the agency of the HOOVER Electric Suction SWEEPER It Beats:: As it Sweeps:: As it Cleans. Ask for Demonstration Janesville Electric Cos. Edgerton, Wisconsin.