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The democrat. Published every Thursday by GEORGE A ROBERT M. CRAWFORD. Entered at the Post Office, Mineral Point. Wis., as second class matter. Subscription, HU .25 per year In Advance. THURSDAY. OCTOBER 21. 1909. COUNCIL DOINGS Small Tract of Land Sold to the Electric Light Company. Mineral Point, Wis., Oct. 8, 1909. — Pursuant to adjournment of October 5, a meeting of the common council was this day held in the council chamber. Called to order by Mayor Brown. Members present: Aldermen Craw ford, Shepard, Jenck, Blewett, Johnson, Frieden, Engels. License bond and application of Geo. Albright presented. Moved by Alderman Jenck, bond and application be accepted and license is sued, Carried by following Aye and Nay vote, —Aye: Crawford, Shepard, Jenck, Blewett, Johnson, Frieden, Engels,— Nay, no vote. The following resolution was pre sented ; Whereas, The Mineral Point Electric Light Company proposes to purchase from the City of Mineral Point, Wis., the following described real estate: That part of lots 116 and 118 of Vleit s survey of the village, (now city) of Mineral Point, Wisconsin, commencing at a point which is South 88 degrees; East 120 feet; from a point on the Last side of Water Alley, North 2 degrees, 12 minutes West from the 8. W. corner of lot 1 15, in said Vleit’s survey, thence S. 88 degrees East, along the South Wall of the Mineral Point Electric Light Company’s building 48 feet, thence N 2 degrees East 20 feet, thence South 88- degrees E. 41* feet, thence N. 2 degrees East 116 feet more or less, to the South line of the Argali lot, thence West along the S. line of tho Argali lot 89* feet, thence S. 2 degrees "West 145 feet more or less to the point of beginning. Also a right of way on and over lots 116 and 118 of said Vleit’s Survey, with full rights of ingress and egress, including a drive w*ay, a switch track and right of way over said lots 116 and 118 for transmission lines, for the sum of S2OO and by executing a certain option agree ment, and anew pumping contract, and an agreement not to sink a well on said premises without the council’s per mission. Whereas, In the opinion of said Com mon Council the said sum of money and agreements are fully equal in value to the premises proposed to be conveyed. Be It Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Mineral Point, that this prop* )Bc il be accepted and that the Mayor and City Clerk of the City be and they are hereby authorized and directed to make, execute and deliver to said The Mineral Point Electric Light Company good and sufficient warranty deeds to said premises upon the pay ment by The Mineral Point Electric Light Company of the sum of money and the execution ot the option agree ment and other agreements above re ferred to. On motion of Alderman Jeuck, secon ded by Alderman Crawford was adopted by the following Aye and Nay vote. Aye Crawford, Shepard, Jeuck, Blewett, Johnson, Frieden, Engels. Nay—no vote. Attest— Ed. Brown, Mayor. W. P. Buss, City Clerk. Masonic Memorial. Whereas, our brother Frank E. Hans com has been suddenly removed by death, Resolved That, the members of Min eral Point Lodge, No. 1, gladly hear testimony to his worth as a man, who in his life and character exemplified the tenets of Free Masonary. In his intercourse with his brethern he was kind hearted and true, ever mindful of the rights of others, and in his death the members of this Lodge have sustained a great loss. Resolved That, we will ever cherish his memory as a man and a Mason, commending him to a Being, who doeth all things well, we deeply and sincerely sympathize with his affiicted family. Resolved That, this memorial be spread upon the records of our Lodge and a copy sent to the family of the deceased. Clarence Potter, R. J. Hughes, Otto Gillmann, Committee. Unclaimed Letters. Mineral Point, October 19.— Letters addressed as follows remain unclaimed at the Mineral Point postoffice: Patrick McCormick. Thomas Mills, Rev. L. C. Liman. In calling for above, please say advertised. B. T. Pridkacx. Postmaster. ———■fc*. —ir-a-r-a——jMif* i't nff.ff Our New Hair Nig or Ayer’s Hair Vigor was good, the best that was made. But Ayer’s Hair Vigor, new im proved formula, is better. It is the one great specific for fall ing hair. Anew preparation in every way. New bottle. New contents. Ask your druggist to show it to you, “the new kind.” Does not change the color of the hair. jM Formula with each bottle y Show it to your /xuers ** SL- u, then do as he says As we now make our new Hair Vigor it does not have the slightest effect upon the color of the hair. You may use it freely and for any length of time with out fear of changing the color. Stops falling hair. Cures dandruff. * —* ttia by tho J. C. Ayer Cos., Lc-oell, Mass.- ■ ■ CLASSIFIED or Want advertisements in the Democrat br2ng profitable returns. Price five cents per line per week. Good Templars’ Lodge. J. M. Skinner, Grand Chief Templar of Wisconsin, gave a temperance lecture in the Bethel church, and it was decid ed to revive Allen Lodge, No. 207, which has been asleep for a number of years. Last Saturday the lodge nn tin the I. O. G. T. hall and ten new mem bers were initiated. The following of ficers were elected and installed by the Grand Chief Templar: Lodge Deputy—John R. Wallis. Chief Templar—K. H. Harris. Vice Templar—Sylvia Chandler. Secretary—Wallis Salmon. Assistant Secretary—Alice Uren, Financial Secretary—John Terrill. Treasurer —Lulu Chandler. Chaplain—Henry Gribble. Marshal—Wm. Salmon. Deputy Marhal—Marie Harris. Past Chief Templar—Samuel Salmon. Supt. and Juvenile Work —Wm. Ti. H. Harris. Sentinel—Wra. Uren. It was decided to meet e/ery Satur day at 8 o’clock prompt. Various committees were appointed. 3QIIIZZ —7je=t3L.7:z=3l "" iiTJi “"rjocjj H yzzioczrz— I ciz iezr-__zzii~ i Begins Saturday, | | Saturday, [l—lol m ll II lot — 0 H 1. —Il -ir>r— o Direct From Mills, Wash Goods, Dress Goods, Embroidery, Remnants, Ribbons, Laces, Crash Towels, Hose, Underwear, Furnishings, Linen. MILL ENDS AT MILL COST 10,000 yards mill ends 3 J Ac per yard- Mill ends mean goods that fall short of forty or fifty yard lengths, requisite for export purposes. Identical In quality, style and design with the full piece, still not to be classed with regular goods because they are wanting in lengths—a thread missing in napkins—a slight discoloration in some fabric—crooked or careless stitching in underwear—a coarse thread in hose. These are “mill ends” characteristics. None of these slight flaws matter to the customer, but they prevent the miil or factory from selling goods at a profitable price. You will pay twice or thrice the money for the same goods at other stores. DRESS GOODS Forceful Bargains Figures. Price reductions al most incredible, attractive Dress Goods that almost irre sistible, both combined to make this the greatest Dress Goods sale we’ve ever had. A Whirlwind of Vigorous Values. We have 30 or 40 pieces, strickly all-wool dress suitings, from 44 to 54 inches wide, at 48c cents per yard. 2000 yards of 36-inch Percales at / \ cents. Four pieces of 36-in. Black Taffeta silk, guaranteed for two seasons, at 98 cents. 2000 yards 27-inch Percale, 10 yards for 45 cents. 1000 yards 36-inch Silkoline at 8J cents. We have about 500 yards of Silkized Poplin, superior to silk, at 39 cents per yard. 300 vards Fancy Waist Silk, at__39 cents per yard. One case best quality prints, Mill Hnds 4A cents. 20 per cent discount on all onr new dress goods during this sale. FLANNELS AND FLANNELETTES We have one ease of Mill Ends of Tennis Flan nel, worth np to 10 cents at 6> cents. One case of flannelette, 10 cent grade, at 6£ cents. Amoskeag Teazeldown at S\ cents. LINEN DAMASK 500 yards Table Damask at 221 cents 500 yards Table Damask, bleached and unbleached, all linen, at 42> cents. 500 yards all linen Crash at 61 cents. BLANKETS AND COMFORT PRINTS 150 pair Cotton and All Wool Blankets, sample line of Mill Ends, slightly soiled, at about 50 cents on the dollar. One case Comfortable Prints, fast colors, Mill Ends, at V 2 cents per yard. Woman’s Hose and Cent’s Sox, 9c. One case of Ladies’ Hose at 9 cents per pair. One case Gent’s fancy Half Hose, worth 25 cents, at 9e. COTTON BATTING BARGAINS 300 rolls fine quality Cotton Batting, / *C per roll. 200 rolls, full pounds, good, clean Cotton Batting, 10c. MUSLIN, 61 CENTS Muslin, bleached and best quality 8 l-2c. quality 6 l-2c. ,aglL,Miller & Fardy m ~’ lOWA COUNTY DEMOCRAT: MINERAL POINT, WIS., OCTOBER >l, 1909. - \ ACTUAL STARVATION The Ivey Pharmacy Gives Facts Regarding Dyspepsia. Although indigestion and dyspepsia are so prevalent, most people do not thoroughly understand their cause and how to obtain relief. There is no reason why people should not eat anything they desire —-if they will only chew* it carefully and thoroughly. Many act ually starve themselves into sickness through fear of eating every good looking, good-smelling and good-tasting food, because it does not agree with them. Dieting cannot cure dyspepsia. If w*e refuse every article of food that dis agrees with us, before long w r e have nothing left, and find ourselves chronic dyspeptics. We are so confident that w T e can fur nish relief for indigestion and dyspepsia that we promise to supply the medicine free of all cost to every one who uses it according to directions who is not per fectly satisfied with the results. We exact no promises and put no one under any obligation whatever. Surely noth ing could be fairer. We are located right here where you live, and our rep utation should he sufficient assurance of the genuineness of our offer. We want every one who is troubled with indigestion or dyspepsia in any form to come to our store and get a box of Rexall Dyspepsia Tablets. Take them home, and give them a reasonable trial, according to directions. They are very pleasant to take; they soothe the irritable stomach, strengthen and in vigorate the digestive organs, promote a healthy and natural bowel action, al most immediately relieve nausea and stomach irritation, produce healthy di CARPETS and RUGS It will pay yon to buy your Car- I . ' pets and Rugs for the year in this Values Unrivalled and Un- j-/j\ \ equalled. J V • 50 Velvet Rugs 27x53, at $1.24. y ° We give a special discount on all i 1 room rugs and linoleums. /1 j | LADIES’ SUITS There is an individual style about / ' jJU onr suits that appeals to particular I'] people. Dame Fashion has always /1| | j j jj| smiled* with favor upon the very il l j|||i pretty models to be found in this de- HlUii j _ partment. The most exclusive v styles for women of taste. A wide variety of fashions. Beautiful and inexpensive Ladies’ Suits. Special discount on all Cloaks and Suits during the Mill Outlet Sale. SKIRTS Tailor made Skirts in a Variety of Handsome Wool j Suitings, Solid Black Serges and Panamas in New Models. 5 dozen Taffeta Petticoats worth SI.OO to $1.25 at__ 70c. 5 dozen worth np to $1.50 at 98c. CORSETS 3 dozen SI.OO Corsets, slightly soiled, at 69 cents. 6 dozen $1.25 Corsets, at 89 cents. One line of Misses’ Corsets at 15 cents. 12 1-2 per cent discount on all $2.00, $2.50 and $3.00 Corsets. RIBBONS 100 pieces of 6-in. Moire Ribbons, No. 12, at 5c a yard. 100 pieces 6-inch Moire Ribbons at 10c per yard EMBROIDERIES AND LACES 1000 vards of embroidery and laces at 4c a yard. LINEN AND LAWN HANDKERCHIEFS Ladies' Handkerchiefs 2 and 3 cents each. Children’s Handkerchiefs 1 cent each. Gent’s Handkerchiefs, fine quality, white and colored border, Scents. TURISH TOWELS Turkish Towels at 9 cents each. j SAFETY PINS, 3 dozen for 5 cents PEARL BUTTONS 2J cents A CARD. gestion and assimilation, and promote nutrition. A 25-cent package of Rexall Dyspep sia Tablets furnishes 15 days' treatment. In ordinary cases this is sufficent ro produce complete relief. In more chronic cases, a longer treatment, of course, is necessary, and depends upon the severity of the trouble. For such cases we have two larger sizes. 50 cents and SI.OO. Remember yon can obtain Rexall Remedies in Mineral Point only at our store. Chas. L. Ivey—The Rexall Store. Card of Thanks The family of the late Mrs. Win. Cole desire to express their thanks to friends and neighbors in Mineral Point, and in Granville, North Dakota, (and especially to Mr. and Mrs. Morris Proc tor) for kindness and sympathy exten ded to them in their affliction. MUiOIIY SPAIMd) Kidney Troubles Attack Mineral Point Men and Women, * Old and Young. Kidney i 1 is sitze young and old. Come quickly .vith little warning. Children suffer in their early years Can't control the kidney secretions. Girls are languid, nervous, suffer pain Women worry, can't do daily work. Men have lame and aching backs. The cure for man, woman or child. Is to cure the cause —the kidneys. Doan's Kidney Pills cure sick kid neys— Cure all forms of kidney suffering. Samuel Bates, retired farmer, of Dar lington. Wis., says: I used Doan’s Kidney Pills and they gave me relief in a short time. My wife also used them and received the best of results being MUSLIN UNDERWEAR It won't pay yon to make Muslin Underwear when yon can buy everything in this line during this sale at less than cost of material. WINTER UNDERWEAR Don’t wait until cold weather to buy winter Underwear. Anticipate your wants now and thereby save money. If you are contemplating a purchase yon cannot afford to miss this great sale of Underwear. Irresistible Low Prices rule here now. Special Values in New Skirts. It has been our claim to carry the most varied lines and newest things out and we have succeeded in bringing to gether as fine a selection as yon would wish to choose from. M anufacturer’s Prices Mill Outlet vSale Special Ladies’ Skirts, $5.00 values for. .. $1.98 each. 100 Ladies’ Heatherbloom Skirts at 98 cents. Fifty for 89 cents. Ladies’ Coats 50 cents buys a dollar’s worth. Yes, and we will do better than that. We have struck the lower end of the toboggan slide on coat prices. Never before in onr history have Ladies’ Coats been priced so low. Napkins $ 1.29 and $ 1.59 a Dozen We have 50 dozen Napkins, all linen, bleached, $1.26 and $1.59 a dozen. KID CLOVES 10 dozen Kid Gloves, Black and Colors, full assortment of sizes, worth 1.25, at 89 cents. WE INAUGURATE THE GREATEST SALE IN OUR HISTORY! The tremendous stocks we have gathered and the low prices that prevail are the attractions here. Economy demands that you join the throng that will respond to this announcement. Inspect these bargains. Don’t wait, but come. The very nature of this sale demands the confidence of the public. The manufacturers have selected this store as their representative direct from the mills to you. relieved of much suffering from weak kidneys. My son who suffered a great deal from kidney trouble, used a few boxes of Doan's Kidney Pills and now says there is no remedy like* them. From these experiences I have no hesi tancy in recommending Doan's Kidney Pills.” Plenty more proof like this from Min eral Point people. Call at C. L. Ivey’s drug store and ask what customers re port. CHEESE PRICES HIGH Sales on the Mineral Point Dairy Board. The Dairy Board met on Tuesday afternoon. The offerings were 405 boxes of twins (a 15* cents. The next meeting of the Board will be on Tuesday, November 2. Thomas Harford, Secretary.