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PLOW WOMAN By ELEANOR GA TES Author of "The Biography of a Prairie Girl" ILLUSTPATED BY PARKER A tale of the dangers encountered and the hardships endured by a little family in their efforts to hold a valuable quarter-section In North Dakota, being A Vivid Picture of Frontier Life In her sacrifices to enable her to care for her helpless father and timid younger sister the Plow Woman re veals a new type of heroine, an American heroine, the product of our country and our times. This Story Begins December 10 The tale transports its readers to the prairies. The great mystery of the plains, the fascination and the free dom of the untamed west are to be found in "THE PLOW WOMAN." It has something of the epic emotion that belongs to the northern sagas of old, but softened to our modern sympathies by the kindly language arid half humorous ways of our own people in the west. One of the finest works of fiction the country has produced in the past decade. It strikes a responsive chord in the breasts of the old timers here, people who have passed through the fire of settling a new country and had lively contests with the claim jumpers, sooners, redskins and other characters of the frontier. UP TO THE DAY THIS FASCINATING STORY BEGINS, WE WILL RECEIVE SUBSCRIPTIONS TO THE EVENING TELLER At Just One-Half Regular Price $3,00 Per Year Payable In Advance HERE'S YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO SECURE "THE NEWS WHILE IT IS NEWS" DELIVERED TO ANY PART OF LEWISTON AND CLARKSTON OR BY MAU, TO ALL POINTS FOR THE SMALL SUM OF $3 PER YEAR REMEMBER THIS OFFER HOLDS GOOD ONLY UNTIL THE "PLOW WOMAN" BEGINS. REMIT BY MONEY ORDER OR CHECKS, OR CALL AT THE OFFICE. Temple Theatre Block LEWISTON PUBLISH ING CO. Salem.—The body of Mrs. Casteel, her 24-year-old daughter, her 18 year-old daughter and her 19-year son and of a man named Montgotn ery, the hired man, have been found in the burned ruins of the Casteel home near Macleay, eight miles from here. The officers believe Montgomery murdered the family In a fit of insanity and after setting fire to the house took his own life, —---- ; Notice for Publication. Timber Land, Act June 3, 1878. Unit- ' ed States Land Office, Lewiston, i Idaho, November 23, 1907. | Notice is hereby given that in com pliance with the provisions of the act of Congress of June 3, 1878, entitled I "An act for the sale of timber lands in the States of California, Oregon, Nevada and Washington Territory,'' as extended to all the public land I states by act of August 4, 1892, Henry L. Benton of Forest, county of Nee Perce, state of Idaho, has this day ! filed in this office his sworn statemeni No. 3271, for the purchase of the S % NE Va. and E % NW !4 of Section No. 15, in Township No. 32 N., Range No. 4 W., B. M., and will offer proof to show that the land sought is more I valuable for its timber or stone than I for agricultural purposes, and to es tablish his claim to said land befor j Register and Receiver at Lewiston, ! Idaho, on Thursday, the 6th day of ! February, 1908. I He names as witnesses, Lafe Mounce of Forest, Idaho, Guy Mounce of Lewiston, Idaho, Isaac Deschamp of Forest, Idaho, and Noel Munden of Forest, Idaho. Any and all persons claiming ad versely the above-described lands are r quested to file their claims in thL office on or before said 6th day oi February, 1908. T. H. BARTLETT, Register. Notice fer Publication. I Department of the Interior. Lam: j Office at Lewiston, Idaho, Octobe 19, 1907. Notice is hereby given that George II. Harbin of Dodd, Washington, has filed notice of his intention to make final five year proof In support of his claim, viz.: Homestead Entry No. 9493, made November 18, 1902, foi the lot 4, SE Va. SW Va. sec. 10, NE M NW Va . and lots 1 and 2, section -15, township 33 N„ range 5 W., B. M., and that said proof will be made i before register and receiver at Lew iston, Idaho, on December 19, 1907. I He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence ! upon, and cultivation of, the land, ' viz. • ! Alexander M. Martin of Dodd, Washington, James Warren of Dodd. ! Washington, Christopher C. Stanley of Asotin. Washington, and Calvin Martin of Dodd, Washington, j-v T. H. BARTLETT, Register , T ,. . ... .. ! Notice for Publication. I Department o the Interior Land Of-| flee at Lewiston, Idaho, September | _°' .' , , I Notice is hereby given that Steven J laylor of Fairburn Idaho, has filed notice of his Intention to make final five year proof in support of his, C ' a "' Viz ' : Homestead Entry No. 'S<34, made November 9, 1901, for! the S ^NE Va, and NW Va .NE Va section 32. Township 34 N„ Range 3 j U B. M and that said proof will oe made before register and receiver | at Lewiston, Idaho, on December 6,1 19d7 I He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon, and cultivation of, the land, viz.: Andrew J. Johnson, Willie E. Kern, William F. Brown, all of Fairburn, Idaho; John H. Zee of Sweetwater, Idaho. T. H. BARTLETT. Register. j i Notice for Publication. Department of the Interior, Land Of fice at Lewiston, Idaho, Sept. 30, 1907. Notice is hereby given that Henery ■ L. Benton of Forest, Idaho, has filed ! notice of his intention to make final ' live year proof in support of his claim, viz.: Homestead Entry No. 12420, made Sept. 30, 1907, for the 3E % SE Va section 10, NE Va NE i Va section 15, and W. Vt NW Va I section 14, township 32, N., range 4 j W., B. M., and that said proof will 1 be made before register and receiver ■ at Lewiston, Idaho, on December 12 1907. ' He names the following witnesses 1 to prove hls continuous residence I upon, and cultivation of, the land 1 viz.: 'I Samuel O Tannahill, Lafayette i Smith, r.f Lewiston, Idaho; Lafay- ! ette Mounce, Isaac Mounce, of For- ! est, Ida. T. H. BARTLETT. Register ! ---- ' j Notice for Publication i Department of the Interior Land Office at Lewiston, Idaho October I 10, 1907. ! Notice is hereby given that Robert ' »■ «I Forest, Idaho, has flieS l tice of his intention to make final ! five-year proof in sunnnrt . t'| daim. viz^ Homestead" Entry 9543 made Dec 1 * 19 oTV T\" NW Va Sectton 21 ' 1!!'^ 1 1 Range 3 \v h m , n '. 1,1 ' n-unge 3, w., B. M„ and that said proof will be made before register and receiver at Lewiston, Idaho, on December 18, 1907. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon, and cultivation of, the land viz.: 1 rank Aytch, Mallory Farley Mart Truckositz. Ralph E. Bell, all of Forest, Idaho. *. H. BARTLETT, Register. Notice to Creditors, In the Probate Court of Nez Perce . .County, Idaho. In the matter of the estate of Eva D. Nichols. Lola C. Nichole, Fred B. Nichols, Charlie J. \i C h , Ralph E. Nichols, Minors ° S a " J Notice is hereby given by t| dersigned, F. w. Nichols g of the estate of Eva D. Ni'chtd* i a ° C. Nichols, Fred E. Nichols r'i C ! a J. Nichols and Ralph E ' n< cb n . ie minors, to the creditors of and iî persons having claims against said minors, to exhibit them 'f the necessary vouchers, within ^ ^ mnntVia afin. . .. «'»Ur "«"tbs after the first publication of this notice, to the said guardian n 'Anderson & Elliott IN0 - Means block, Lewiston. IchI ho, the same being the place for transaction of the business ,,r , n T " . . "usines* of -,, !d ® state > in Lewiston, county of x e!s [Ferne, state of Idaho, Signed and dated at Lewiston. i da _ ho, this 27th day of November * D„ 1907. ' A ' F. W. NICHOLS Guardian, Eva D. Nichols, et al. Contest Notice. Department of the Inferior, lJuitea States Land Office, Lewiston, iua ho, October 26, 1907. A sufficient contest affidavit hav ing been hied in tnis office ty Charles C. Phillips, contestant, against Thomas H. Davis, entry Xo! 10018, made July 6, 1903, for x NW Va . , N Vi NE Va section ia ( township 38, N., range 1 E., B. M by Thomas H. Davis, contestée, in which it is alleged that said Thomas H. Davis has wholly abandoned, -aid tract and changed his residence therefrom for more than six months next preceding the date hereof, and that said tract is not settled upon or cultivated by said party as requir ed by law or at all and that contes tant is informed and believes that said entryman never established a residence thereupon. Said parties are hereby notified to appear, respond and offer evidence touching said allegation at 1 0 o'clock a. m. on December 6, 1907, before register and receiver at the United States land office in Lewiston, Idaho. The said contestant having, in a proper affidavit, filed October 26, 1907, set forth facts which show that after due diligence personal service of this notice can not be made, it is hereby erdered and di rected that such notice be given by due and proper publication. T. H. BARTLETT, Register. Notice for Publication Department of the Interior, Land Of fice at Lewiston, Idaho, November 6, 1907. Notice is hereby given that Ralph ! L. McCracken of Woodside, Idaho, I ba8 flj ed no ti ce of his intention to make änal five - y ear proof in support | of hls clalm> viz . ; Homestead Entry I No. 8851, made January 20, 1902 for the lots 3 _ 4> 5> 12 13> 20 and 21> 8ection 17 . townsh[p 33 N . range U w B M „ and that sald proof wiI1 be made before reglster and rece iver at Lew iston, Idaho, on December 26. 1907 He names the following witnesses j to prove his contlnuous residence upon> and cultlvation of> the lani , | vlz . r,',, > I George McMillen, George Hunder man, Theodore Hartman, John Mil ler, all of Woodside, Idaho. T. H. BARTLETT, Register. Notice for Publication. Department of the Interior, Land Of fice at Lewiston, Idaho, November 6, 1907. Notice is hereby given that Theo dore Hartman of Woodside, Idaho, has filed notice of his intention to j make final five-year proof in support lot' his claim, viz.: Homestead Entry i No. 9434, made October 17, 1902, ■ ^ or tbe *°*' s ^ and I- 3, sect * oa ! 30, townsbl P 33 N. ran g e 2 w - B - ' M " and that sald P roof win be made before re S' ster and receiver at Lew iston, Idaho, on December 26. 1907, He names the following witnesses George McMillen, George Hunder Mc i to prove his contlnuous residence I Up0n ' and cultlvatlon üf ' the land ' j v,z : 1 G< ■ man ' John Mi ller. RaUffi L. CraRken - aI! of Woodside. Idaho. T. H. BARTLETT, Register. 1 ~ «• ,. x> I Notice for Publication, 1 Timber Land, Act June 3, 1878. United States Land Office, Lewiston, i Idaho, September 26, 1907. ! Notice is hereby given that in ! com PH a nce with the provisions of the act of Congress of June 3, 1878, ! ent *tled "An act for the sale of tim- j her lands in the States of California, ° re & on - Nevada and Washington Terr,tory '" as extended to a " , pub,lc land states hy aCt ° f 4 1892 Ellzabeth s Ben ton of Lew ,St ° n ' C ° UDty ° f NeZ PerCe ' I dah °U has th,S day fl,ed BW °™ ± u for the purchase of the SE % NE ^ NE % 8E % of SeCtl ° D N °' TownaWp No. 32 N„ Range No. * W.. B. M„ and will offer proof to "''show that the land sought Is mote valuable for its timber or stone than for agricultural purposes, and to es tablish her claim to said land before Register and Receiver at Lewiston, Tdaho, on Thursday, the 6th day of February, 1908. She names the following *?1t T1 AQQAQ • Henry L. Benton, Tsaac Des ehamps, Lafayette Mounce, all n Forest, Idaho; Guy Mounce of Lew iston, Idaho. Any and all persons claiming a versely the above-desertbed lands are requested to file their claims in tn « office on or before said 6th day 0 February, 1908. T. H. BARTLETT, Regl*ct«r.