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The Leon reporter. (Leon, Iowa) 1887-1930, March 04, 1909, Image 8

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rs. R. M. Boord went to Decatur
City Friday to visit a few days with
relatives in that vicinity.
0. B. Simpson and wife went to Davis
City Saturday evening to spend 8unday
with relatives and friends.
Mrs. Fred Martin and children re
turned Friday from a visit at the home
of her parents near Lamoni.
Mrs. Fred Graham and ^sister, Miss
Ruth Asbach, of Davis City, were visit
ors in this oity last Saturday.
Miss Ollie Edwards, of Decatur, was
in Leon Friday, being on her way to
Garden Grove to visit friends.
Mrs. C. G. Biddinon returned Satur
day from a visit of several weeks with
relatives at Indianapolis, Ind.
1. N. Skidmore, manager of the .Van
Wert Telephone Co., was a business
visitor in this city last Friday.
Mrs. Gertrude Holcroft, of Pleas
anton, was in Leon Tuesday, being on
her way to Lamoni for a visit.
1
S. H. Covington, of Grand River, pass
ed through here Monday evening en
route to Davis City on business.
Miss Lulu Newcomer was a passenger
Saturday for Blockley to visit a few
davs with relatives and friends.
J. C. Cozad, cashier of the State Sav
ings Bank at Decatur City, was a busi
ness visitor in this city Monday.
A. P. Olsen was down at Lamoni last
Thursday to visit his father who has
been sick for a number of weeks.
Cot. R. W. Sellars, of Decatur City,
was iD Leon Monday evening, being on
his way to Kellerton on business.
Marion Woodard returned last Friday
from Des Moines where he has been for
a couple of days on legal business.
Mrs. S. F. Gates left Tuesday for a
few weeks visit at the home of her son,
Lew Gates, at Sedgwick, Colorado.
James Kirk, of Granger, Iowa, is here
visiting at the home of his neice, Mrs.
I.en Hamilton, and other relatives.
J. 0. Johnson and wife visited over
Sunday in Humeston at the home of her
parents, M^. and Mrs. J. C. Johnson.
T. H. Shenek came over from Decatur
City Saturday evening and visited over
Sunday with his family in this city.
Dr. F. A. Bowman returned Monday
evening from Grand River where he
was called on professional business.
Wiley Sell is' working at Garden
Grove, came down Saturday and visited
over Sunday at his home in this city.
W. H. Colter, the extensive farmer
and stock raiser of Decatur, was a
business visitor in this city Monday.
Clifford Allard, of Knoxville, came
last Saturday for a visit at the home of
his father, Hiram Allard, in this city.
Miss Mary Tullis returned Monday to
her home at Decatur City after a few
days visit with relatives in this city.
E. W. Teale and W. F. Hinkle went to
Mt. Avr Monday evening to attend a
meeting of the Patriarch Militant lodge.
Mrs. John Evans went to Davis City
Saturday to visit a few days at the
home of her daughter, Mrs. Henry Tur
pi n.
Dr. H. C. Bone and Wirt Beck, of
Grand River, came down Tuesday to
attend to some business matters in this
citv.
Mrs. J. T. Thompson returned Friday
to her home at Van Wert after a short
visit
with relatives and friends in this
citv.
Mrs. William Horn returned Saturday
evening to her home in Pleasanton after
a few davs visit with friends in this
city.
George Redman and wife, of near
Kingston came down Friday and visited
a couple of days with friends in this
city.
Woody Thomas, of Oskaloosa, cam* in
last Wednesday and visited until Satur
day with his mother and sisters in this
city.
Miss Neva Curry, who is teaching
near Kingston, came Saturday to visit
over Sunday with her mother in this
city.
Ex-county auditor H. G. Scott, now
cashier of a bank at Kellerton, was
a business visitor in this city last Thurs
day.
Miss Jessie Hacker, of Van Wert,
came Friday to visit a few days in this
city at the home of her sister, Mrs.
Allen.
Roe Caster and wife went to Des
Moines Friday and visited a few days
with their daughters, Misses May and
Mallie.
Mrs. D. E. Gatchell went to Chariton
Friday and visited a few days in that
city at the home of her sister, Mrs. A.
B. Dorn.
Mrs. F. C. Mullinnix and Mrs. Clyde
Yost returned Thursday evening from a
few days visit with friendu in Des
Moines.
Miss Zetta Robison, who is attending
the Leon High School, went to her homo
near Blockley Saturday to visit over
Sunday.
Miss Georgia Gardner returned last
•Thursday evening from a week's visit
With friends in Indianola and Des
Moines.
Attorneys
v.
R. McGinnis, C. W. Hoff­
man and Marion Woodard went to Des
Moines Tuesday to look after some legal
matters.
M. C. Betts, of Des Moines, passed
through here last" Friday, going to
Pleasanton to look after some business
matters.
Mrs. A. C. Bonser, of Bethany, Mo.,
eame Friday to visit a few days in this
city at the home of her mother, Mrs. S.
J. Roger.
F. M. Cummins left last Friday for
Cedar Rapids where he will visit for
some days at the home of his son, J. E.
Cummins.
Miss Fannie Van Gilder, editor of the
Davis City Index, passed through this
city Thursday enroute to Pleasanton on
business
Mrs. J. E. Meeker, of Pleasanton, was
is Leon last Thnrsday, beingon her way
home from a visit with relatives at Sa
bitha, Eas.
H. R. Stover, of Pleasanton, came up
last Wednesday to attend the K. P. con
vention and visit with his many friends
in this city.
E. A. Kentner, of Muscatine, came In
Thursday for a visit at the home of his
parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Kentner,
in this city.
Francis^ Varga, who is attending the
State University at Iowa City, came
home Saturday for a few days visit with
his parents.
Miss Mabel Hodges, who is teaching
at Decatur City, came over Friday even
ing and visited over night with friends
in this city.
Mr. and Mrs. James Gutch, of Albia,
came Friday for a short visit in this
city, guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
J. R. Bowsher.
Misses Louise Gardner, Minnie Harris
and Cecil Grimes went to Davis City
Monday evening for a short visit with
friends there.
Mrs. Bert Chew, of Pleasanton, came
Friday for a short visit in this eity at
the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
J. M. Harmon.
L. P. Van Werden and wife returned
Monday evening from a few days visit
at the home of Mrs. Van Werden's par
ents at DeKalb.
O. J. Gustiu left Saturday on a busi
ness trip to Clearfield, Iowa, Mrs.
Gustin going the same day to Gravity
to visit relatives.
Mrs. Lucy D. Ray returned Friday
from Chicago where she had teen buy
ing a big new stock of millinery for her
store in this city.
Miss Helen Deck who is a student at
the Leon High School, went to Deaatur
City Friday and visited over Sunday
with her parents.
C. M. Akes and E. Housh were down
at Eagleville and BIythedale the first of
the week buying horses fjr the big
horse sale Friday.
Will McKern came in Saturday from
Lamoni where he has been selling nur
sery stock and spent Suhday with his
family, in this city.
Mrs. George Redman and Mrs. Ben
Redman, of near Kingston, came down
Friday and spent a couple of days with
friends in this city.
Tom Craigo, of Garden Grove, was a
visitor in this city last Wednesday and
Thursday, having come down to attend
the K. P. convention.
Mrs. Frank Binning, of Kingston,
came Monday evening for a few days
visit in this city at the home of her,
mother, Mrs. A. Cox.
Rev. Chas. Arthur Coakwell, who *is
holding a big revival meeting at De
catur City, was transacting business in
this city last Friday.
Deputy sheriff F. L. Lorey and wife
returned Saturday from Des Moines
where they had been visiting with rela
tives for a few days.
Mrs. John Hal verson, of north of town,
returned Saturday from a visit at the
home of her brother, C. H. Preston, at
Miles City, Montana.
Mrs. W. D. Mitchell and Mrs. Anthony
Radnish, of Davis City came Saturday
and visited over Sunday at the home of
C. M. Akes in this city.
O. D. Penniwell and wife, who have
been visiting with relatives near Saline,
Mo., came Saturday to visit a few days
with friends in this city.*
Mrs. D. Walker returned Monday
evening to her home at Lamoni after a
short visit in this city at the home of
her aunt, Mrs. S. W. Hurst.
Mrs. G. A. Clark, of Weldon, came
Tuesday for a few days visit at the
home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. L.
Gammon, of Eden township.
M. S. Jones who has been working
fraternal insurance at Bethany and
Ridgeway for several weeks, spent Sun
day at his home in this city.
Miss Stella Gardner came Thursday
evening from Des Moines to visit a few
days in this city at the home of her
mother, Mrs. Mattie Gardner.
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Morgan, of near
Koyle Junction, came up 6n the train
Saturday to do their trading and avoid
driving over the muddy roads.
Mrs. May Hoffman, of Humeston', was
down last. Friday visiting her sister,
-Miss Nettie Durham, who is taking
medical treatment in this city.
Hon. E. J. Sankey came down from
'Des Moines Friday evening and visited
over Sunday at his home, the legislature
having adjourned over Sunday.

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