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'-V j»T Jacob Andrews has made some additions to the rear part of his .eeidence. Prof. F. A. Nims made a business trip to Des Moines Friday evening returning Saturday evening. S. G. Hunter is superintending the construction and erection of the city stand pipe and .water mains. .% Mrs. James Hendrickson, who has been here on a visit from her home at Sioux City returned home last Saturday. Mrs. Cecilia Connrardy' "and daughter, Beulah, came from their Audubon home Friday evening, the former to attend Star meeting and visited at the Connrardy suburban home. J. E, SHRA UGER Licensed Embalmer License No. 589. Store Phone 35.House Phono 37. IF. R. COPELANU, Attorney at Law Extra, Iowa. JR. JOHN RILEY, Physician Surgeon Office first door east of Corner Drue Store, upstairs bXlrfl, lOWS H. F. ANDREWS, Attorney -at Law Thirty years experience. 'Will practice In all courts of the state. Does a general law business. Give him a call. JB xira, Iowa. MONUMENTS S Cheapest and Rest. S. E. GRANT, Atlantic, la. ,s$R3gL •fetalis Exira Iowa. Wt, -,k' :oon is* Local INews #P t. A.a^ E. B. Perry of Audubon township, marketed a nice smooth lot of hogs in this town last Saturday. Mrs. Alice Connrardy and daugh ter-in-law, Mrs. Cecelia Connrardy, were guests of Mrs. Wm. Thielen south of town laBt Saturday. Every lover of good music should patronize the Christian Endeavor's second number "The Madigal Lady Quartet" at the Christian church on Tuesday evening, Nov. 17th. Drs. Oldaker & Hammer, Dentists. Office over Farmers and flerchants bank. Rooms 5 and 6. One of the firm will be in Brayton all day on Thursday and at North Branch on Tuesday of each week. Miss Hildra Van Buren returned Monday morning from Sayre, Ok. Ter., near where she has taken up a quarter section of land. She is in fatuated with that country and is anxious to remove there for good. Mrs. Peter Delahoyde of Audubon has been passing a few days at the home of her relatives, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Delahoyde, and looking after certain articles of her property which were missing for a short time. J. B. Connrardy returned last Sat urday from Aberdeen, and other towns in South Dakota, after a ten days' absence securing two cars of potatoes one of which was contract ed for by an Audubon dealer, the other arriving here Friday. New Grocery Store Having purchased the Grocery and Boot and Shoe stock and Gent's Furnishing Goods of Hunt & Nelson, I am prepared to offer you a first-class stock of goods at living prices. My aim willl be to keep only the BEST goods consisting in part of canned goods, fish, flour, confectionery, sugar, salt, fresh fruit in season and dried fruits of the best grades only. My stock stock of Boots and Shoes and Men's Furnishing Goods is complete in every detail and of the best quality. I iK»J- f. 1 .*» 'J. Mrs. Dr. Bishop left last week for Chicago where she expected to join the doctor and from there they in tended to go south to spend the winter in Georgia and Florida. Her sister, Miss Amber Kelsey, accompanied her as far as Atlantic. I am here to receive your orders for anything in the harness or saddlery line on short notice. Be fore buying get my prices. Guidinger building 2nd door west of Denison Bros, livery barn, tf 11-12-03 CHAS. CLURE. PLYMOUTH ROCK COCKERELS.— Fine, heavyweight thoroughbreds. The first who come get the best. Have never had better birds 85 cents a piece, later in season they will be higher ll-12-3t EUGENE C. WILSON. The new road about to be opened out from the Hockenberry farm two miles southwest of town and running east to intersect the road to Oakneld near the former resi dence of Richard Gault, will be of great convenience to all parties interested as it will enable them to get to market with greater loads than they have been hauling. .. W. T. Bintrver On Tuesday, November 17 there will be another one of those popular land seekers' excursions to the south west. Double returns for money invested. Half Fare. Full Enjoyment H&V FOR PARTICULARS AND SPECIAL RATES SEE E O A EXCURSION AGENT. EXIRA, IOWA "T /U* -£*i tvjr EIGHTEEN YEARS OLD. EXIRA, IOWA, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 1903. Topic at Christian Science church next Sunday "Soul and Body." Insure in the Continental Insur ance Company, THEO. PATTY, Ag't. Mrs. Sarah Bringman of Rush ville, Mo., arrived here last week on a visit to her parents, Mr. aud Mrs. Henry Conklin. P. C. Schwenneker and wife of Adair, were visiting from Sunday until Tuesday with their son, Chris and family, and with other relatives. Harry Guernsey, Morris Peter man and ErneBt Railsback all youths of tender years, visited Des Moines over Sunday night and Monday. Mrs. Lawrence Hunt left last Thursday for Genoa, Nebraska, in company with her mother, Mrs. H. Young, who has been here visiting her daughter. Mrs. Bell Thomas-Bloom residing six miles south of Bridgewater, visited her brother, M. D. Thomas, and other relatives in the city from Friday until Monday. Mrs. Wiley of Chicago, is here visiting her uncle, John D. Bush and family. Her maiden name was Julia Bush, sister of Susie Bush, a former resident of this town. Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Winkleman of near Sioux City, visited their relatives the VVahlerts, in this city from Saturday until Monday. He formerly resided in Audubon town-: ship. We noticed in Thursday's At lantic Telegraph that Jos. H. Stanton and Louise A. Schlotfeld, both of Valley Junction, had been granted license to wed. She wis formerly a resident of Audubon township. John Hukle and family shipped their goods Saturday to Sioux City by way of Audubon and in com pany of their sister-in-law, Miss Samaria Denham, left for their new home at Morning Side, a suburb of Sioux City. Miss Lou Connrardy, trained nurse in the Michael Reese. Hospital in Chicago, is just beginning a convalescence from a six weeks' sickness with typhoid fever. She is not able yet to get out of bed but as soon as she can safely do so and is strong enough to stand the jour ney she will come home for a good long rest. Her gold watch was stolen during her illness and no prospects of its ever being recovered. Rev. J. L. Fisher of Curtis, Neb., so ably filled the pulpit at the Congregational church last Sunday morning and evening, that at the close of the latter service he was elected to become the pastor at a modest salary aud rent of parson age free. The Rev. Fisher will no doubt give good satisfaction especially with the young people as he is affable and friendly with every one. We predict a successful pastorate tor him. He will soon remove to this city with his family. Public Sale Auctioneer. If you are going to have a sale, telephone at my expense to Nelson's drug store, Guthrie Center, Iowa, and I will cry. your sale. E. BRADY, Auctioneer, Guthrie Center, la. Birthday Reception. Mi. and Mrs. Fr. Wahlert of North Park street, invited their sons, daughters and numerous relatives residing in Greeley aud Audubon townships, to their home last Sun day to celebrate her 66th birthday anniversary which was done amid great rejoicing and festivity. A splendid dinner had been prepared of which all partook to repletion. The lady is still hale and hearty and bids fair to round out the allotted three score and ten years with a score or more years added. Real Estate Transfers. Monroe M. Corner (widower) to David O. Corner, uwM, neM, 18-81-85, d. $1200. H. W. Thomas to Margaret Thomas (wife) lots 5 and 6, blk 11, Gray, d. $500. John Polzin and wife to Etta Rogers, lot 18, blk 4, Gray, d. $50.00. Ettie Rogeis and husband to Ella Denton, lot 18, blk 4, Gray, d. $60.00. Henrietta Rogers (widow) to Lucy R. Leib, lot 11, blk 1, Audubon, d. $1000. Otto Witthauer and wife to Lillian Crisman, lot 2 of lot 2 of s^-g 5f original lot 15, 4-78-3S, d. $300. Bryant Milliman and wife to Sarah J. Green, lot 2 of lot 17,4 78 35, d. $200. Wm. S. Chenoweth and wife to Fred M. Yager, ne^i 16 81-34, d. $7200. Chas. A. Ross aud wife to James Law, lots 7 and 8, blk 25, Audubon d. $225. Anna B. Iversen (widow) to Carl Iversen, ne^i, se%- 32-79-36, d. $4000. Robt B. Baahtm and wife to E. A. Voorhees, lot 1 of 5 and lot 2 of 6, blk 3, Exira wd. $2000. Bryant B. Milliman and wife to M. E. Milliman, lot 3 of lot 2, of original lot 18 and lot 3 of lot 2 of original lot 19 all in 4-78 3-5, d. $1.00. John A. Hallock (widower) to Ida A. Wissler, 8WI3, lot 2 of lot 13 (sec. 3 and 4) 78 35, d. $1.00. Geo. Calder and wife to Susan B. Plantz, e}4, swj, 36 78 35, d. $1. &?£i$ C. W. nARLIN, Editor and Publisher Call on Clure for farm or buggy harness. Repairing done while you wait. The Ladies' Aid of the Christian church in Audubon township re ceived about $21 from their supper last Friday night. J. B. Connrardy returned Sunday evening from South Dakota with two cars of potatoes which are going like hot cakes, at 90 cfents a bushel. E. B. Voss was in DesMoines Sat urday on business connected with the building of the Christian church there, he being one of the contractors. Jas. Gwin and wife of north of Guthrie Center, visited from Friday until Sunday at the home of her mother, Mrs. L. A. Dutcher in Audubon township. I^orn on Monday morning the 9th to Jlr. and Mrs. Oluf Jensen of Kickapoo Park, an 8 pound boy and the father was kept busy for awhile receiving congratulations of his friendB. Born on Tuesday, November 3rd, to Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Hawks re siding in southeast Exira township, a fine lusty 10 pound boy, the image of its sire. Mother and child are doing well. Will Woodward has moved into the. Mrs. Peters property on North Park street, and Blacksmith C. V. Hansen now occupies the Mrs. Carpenter residence vacated by Mr. Woodward. Alfred Miller had carpenters at work last week building one of those substantial hog houses and corn cribs combined which makes it handy for him and comfortable for the swine. Delia Meier of Avoca visited the last of the week with her sister, Miss Bertha D. Meier, the Second primary teacher in our city schools and both visited the O. E. S. Chap ter Friday night. ,v v' S-* Mi&B Hattie Fulton after a short experience as postoffice clerk has resigned on account of its being to hard work on her and Miss Maude Campbell was installed in her place Monday morning. ,, Clem C. Bruner has been appoint ed carrier on Route 1 to fill the position made vacant by the resignation of V. C. Gearheart. His wife Lottie Bruner is sub stitute and they begin their labors Monday, Novembei 16th. As surmised last week a pur chase was really under considera tion and was made known Friday when it was announced that W. E. Davis had purchased the residence property of J. G. Gates and one lot owned by Dr. Riley, making a whole block on East Washington street. Consideration $2000. This will make Mr. Davis and his esti mable wife a comfortable home in their declining years where rest and contentment following the dis comforts and worry of looking after a large farm will not follow them, that responsibility being shifted to younger shoulders, able to bear the burdens of a farni life. Mr. and Mrs. Davis will move here March 1st, and will be warmly greeted as desirable citizens. E I A I O W A 5 *¥?&»? tf 11-1203 Frank Simmons of west Guthrie county, transacted business in this city Saturday. Patty Bros, were at work on a well Friday and Saturday for Mrs. Jones east of the Christian church. Walter Marietta has finished re modeling and plastering his resi dence in the south part of town. TRANSACTS A GENER AL BANKINd BUSINESS.... A "-*1 t* "V S I* --._ .'"Vi,? _i_T t' •"•, j'"* A1 Voorhees has put in his resi dence up on the Heights, the Lennox heatiug plant which he says works to perfection. Henry Houston of Dea Moines, arrived here Friday evening and visited over Sunday with his mother, brothers and sisters. Just Want to Tell You That we are selling the Garland Base Burners. For anything in Hardware and Furniture, if you are looking for new up-to-date Goods, see mo. Yours for Trade D. 3. Shrauger This cold weather has made us a nice sale on this line of Stoves. It is the same line that we have car ried for years. Everyone is so well acquainted with the good qualities of this stove that it requires no big talk to sell them, but they sell upon their merits, recommended by the people that have used them. We carry in stock an excellent line of Soft Coal Stoves and Wood Heaters and in fact everything us ually carried in a first-class hardware store. See Us For Furniture E. A. VOORHEES CIRCULA TtON EXOEEDQ sajwr 2503 A O E I N $1.00 PER YEAR Josh Cousins was up from south of Oakfield Saturday on business. Dr. Riley and the Masonic fraternity have had painters at work on the front of the building occupied by the Doffing drug store in the lower room and the Masons in the upper story. Chaa. Van Gorder, President John McDaniela, Vice President Ed Delahoyde, Cashier EXCHANGE BANK Eocira, Iotca. Collections promptly attended to. Money to loan on good securltlei. Exchange bought and sold. Want to talk a little 1 About the Round Oak Heating Stoves not much to say, because everyone knows they are the only Oak that will successful ly burn hard and soft coal. They are tight, made right, it's a stove put up for service, it's made to do you good and then we have the Eound Oak Steel Range, it's a good one. See these goods be fore you buy. Radiant Estate Base Burn have won a reputation by satisfying the most ex acting. They are quick starters, never go out and with its new ventilator base it stands without an equal. We can convince you it's what you ares looking for. 1 Our line of Wood Heaters, all kinds of Oak Stoves and Cooks, Steel Ranges, Etc., is the most complete and our prices, well they will make your pocketbook happy.