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Audubon County journal. (Exira, Iowa) 1884-1993, November 26, 1903, Image 1

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Joh. .ley, jr., is home this week
from 1 ,s Moines spending Thanks
giving with his parents.
Henry Heckman's youngest boy
-•wj on the sick list this week and
•jfnder the care of a physician.
Jf you need anything in the paint
line call on J. F. Berry, he is closing
out a line at practically what it cost
Miss Meier went to Avoca Wed
nesday evening to spend Thanks
giving. She was accompanied by
her friend, Miss Shannon. They
are teachers in our public school.
I have those warm horse blankets
you have been looking for and at
prices that will surprise you they
are so cheap.,
ll-19-2w CHAS. CLURE.
Licensed Embalmer
License No. 589.
-Stora Phone 35. jnse Phone 37.
Physician Surgeon
Office first door east of
Corner Drug Store, upstairs DXtn, lOWa
Attorney -at Law
Thirty years experience. Will practice in
all courts of the state. Does a general
law business. Give him a call.
M? ^. ,: .....
Send your children to J. F.
Berry's. They will be treated
Miss Clara Whitted will com
mence teaching in No. 8 Greeley,
Nov. 30th".
Cheapest and Best.
8. E. GRANT,
Atlantic, la.
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, iish, 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 in complete in
every detail and of the best quality.
.Des Moines Daily Capital
(The best Daily in Iowa)
W'1, %j AND
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When in need of dainty toilet
articles, call on J. F. Berry.
Dr. and Mrs. Montgomery return
ed Thursday to Grant, Iowa.
Robt. Cockerel intends to go to
Jefferson the last of the week on
Miss Emma Fitch visited last
Sunday out at the J. M. Dimick
home in south Hamlin.
Call on Clure for bargains in new
first class goods the kind which
always sell in a harness shop.
H. A. Covault and wife passed
Sunday at the home of his parents,
W. H. Covault and wife of this city.
A1 Zaner of Audubon was making
his usual yearly delivery of eastern
manufactured buckwheat flour
Miss Actie Whitted left for her
home in Omaha Tuesday after
visiting her uncle, P. I. Whitted
and wife of this city.
Henry Benton of Bouth of North
Branch shipped one car of cattle
from this station Monday and his
brother Than, two loads.
Special prices from now until
New Year's on farm and other har
ness. I mean business.
ll-19-2w CHAS. CLURE.
Drs. Oldaker & Hammer, Dentists.
Office over Farmers and nerchants
bank. Rooms 5 and 6.* One of the
firm will be In Brayt^i all day on
Thursday and at North Branch on
Tuesday of each week.
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.
Pharmacist Norgaard left Mon
day for Elkhorn where he will visit
friends and in the meantime look
around for another situation. He
has been clerking in the F. W.
Smith drug Btore but that has
been sold to Mr. Berry who will
conduct the business himself.
Poles were being hauled from this
station Monday into south Audu
bon township and distributed from
the terminus of the Audubon town
ship 'phone line south to Adair. A
new company with Geo. H. Peters
the head, presumably, is super
vising the work. This will give us
quicker communication with the
city on the hill.
W. T. Bintrver
Extraordinary OfferI
Audubon County Journal
(The best Paper in Audubon County.)
For $3.00 For 1904
Why not save $ 1.00
The regular price of the Daily Capital is $8.00 the price of
Journal is $1.00 but by special arrangement we can give you the
two papers for the year 1904 for $8.00.
Why not come to the Journal office and arrange for your read
ing matter for the next year,
This offer is withdrawn December 28th.
iiSrirf iiif 11 ijjtwaiiiw*
Paul Zaner had business calling
him to the county seat Monday.
Prescriptions and family formu
las receive careful attention at J.
F. Berry's. Ask him.
The Misses McGuire of Audubon
drove to our city on Sunday and
attended Catholic services.
Mr. and Mrs. Jule Phillipeen
visited Sunday out west of town at
the home of N. P. Nielsen and wife.
Frank Gault, wife and child visit
ed last Sunday at the home of her
relatives, J. M. Dirnick and wife, in
south Hamlin.
The band gave a number of selec
tions of sacred music last Sunday
afternoon which were rendered in
very tine style.
Wm. Thielen has just finished the
building of a "modern'' hog house
and has that as well as his big new
barn freshly painted.
Ebbe J. Han sec has put in a
substantial brick sidewalk in front
of his business house occupied by
Hansen, Lohner & Co.
Mrs. Seibert was visiting her
mother, Mrs. Judith Carmichael at
the Sam Bandies home north of
Audubon over Sunday.
Mrs. J. G. Gates has resigned her
office of First Reader in the
Christian Science church and J. G.
Gates the office of Second Reader.
Mrs. Ella R. Hensley has been
appointed First Reader and Mrs.
Flora B. Hensley Second Reader in
the First Church Scientist in this
The young people are enjoying
themselves these dark nights cut
ting circles, pigeon wings and other
figures on the big pond southwest
of town.
Mrs. Georgie Basham came back
last week from Valley Junction
after her household and Racket
goods intending to open a
Racket store in that suburb of the
capital city.
The attendance at the Holy
Trinity church last Sunday was
very large, as owing to the fine day
the country members were able to
be out quite generally.
J. G. Gates and wife started today
for Kalispel, Montana, to visit three
of their children aud his sister and
a nephew who reside there. They
intend to remain all winter.
Mrs. O. B. Train was down from
Aubudon Sunday attending Catho
lic church. She was accompanied
by the Misses Mary and Genevieve
McCarthy, Nelly Foley, Nelly
Kennedy and Anna Weaver.
The Methodist people nobly put
their shoulders to the wheel at the
services last Sunday and rolled
aside the burden which has been
hanging against the parsonage
besides raising enough funds to
make some necessary improve
ments on that building.
Graudma Marie Hensley returned
Thursday evening from Avon, south
of Des Moines, where she has been
staying ever since the accident at
Des Moines where she sustained
such severe injuries. She sued for
damages and the case was but
recently tried before a jury, when
the case was taken from them by
the judge and a verdict rendered
in favor of the defendant but on
what grounds we are not informed.
The Audubon Township 'phone
line connects with Hocker system
near the Wm. Delahoyde residence
in the southeast part of town, then
runs south three-fourthB of a mile
before turning east. They have
their signal cards printed with a
good list of patrons and have the
poles nearly all set and are string
ing the wire. They have not all
received their instruments yet as
the manufacturers are behind in
their orders.
The following list of subjects are
the ones to be used at the Epworth
League to the beginning of the
new year with the leaders. Nov.
29th, The use of prayer, Luke 10:2,
Heb. 4:16 James 4:8 Col. 1:9. Ethel
Hicks leader. Dec. 6th, Lost and
Helpless, a man without ChriBt,
John 12:37-43 Heb. 3:12, Mrs. G. E.
Nichols leader. Dec. 13th, Jesus
Christ—His saving power, Acts
4:12 Matt. 1:21 1 Tim. 2:25 Hattie
Fulton leader. Dec. 20th, A choice
for eternity, Luke 16:19 31, C. W.
Marlin leader. Dec. 27th, Mission
ary meeting—A world wide view,
my responsibility, Mrs. Mary E.
Fulton leader.
Real Estate Transfers.
Conveyances for the week ending
Saturday 21tb, 1903.
A. L. Brooks and wife to W. H.
Doak, lots 11 and 12, blk 8, Audubon
d. $2600.
GAbbie M. Andrews (single) to
Erace McClain, lot 2, blk 24, West
xira,w d. $10.
O. C. Donaldson and wife to
Henry Schrieber w'o, se1^ and swi4,
ne1^ and sei^, swi4 and s1^, ne^,
swi4, 2-80-34, d. $10892.
Hans J. Jorgeusen and wife to the
Danish Evan Lutheran Immanuel
congregation, blk 3, Kimballton,
d. $450.
C. R. I. & P. Ry. Co. to C. K.
Blanchard, lot 0, blk 12, Audubon,
1 d. $1£0.
Maggie J. Sykes and husband to
Carrie Cotton, lot 6, blk 16, Oakfield,
d. $40.
C. W. nARLIN, Editor and Publisher
The latest books at J. F. Berry's.
,| rr—V, ,i *»•-,'r
T. F. Berry carries a full line of
school supplies.
Insure in the Continental Insur
ance Company, THEO. PATTY, Ag't.
The workmen have been busy
this week testing the waterworks
mains, stopping leaks and filling in
the ditch, and next week it is hoped
to have the standpipe completed
and filled with water when if it
stands the test, the principal pay
ment will be due and payable.
The Adair foot ball team came
over last Thursday with a goodly
number^! backers and met our
local team on the gridiron in West
Town. The game was called at 2:30
with the ball in the hands of the
visiting team. They made a good
kick off but the ball was pushed
well back toward the center ere they
could stop it. They failed to smash
thiough the Exira lineup and lost
the ball by not gaining the neces
sary distance. When the ball got
in the bands of the Exira team it
was a walk away. The line smash
ing the Exira team was something
tremendous. The boys could go
through Adair's center and make
from 0 to 15 feet gains every time.
The pace soon began to tell on the
visiting team. Finally before the
first half was finished they objected
to a ruling of the referee and quit.
The local team then offered to give
them the ball where they wanted it
and to change and give them their
own referee. They refused how
ever to do this. The natural
supposition was that they con
sidered themselves out classed.
They seemed to be made up of a
first rate class of fellows who start
ed in to play a good clean game.
We feel sure they cannot complain
of the treatment offered by our boys
in offering to give them their own
referee and affording an opportun
ity to finish the game. After re
turning to town they wished to put
up money to play but every offer
was covered and yet they did not
line up again. Our boys are in
good Bhape and would give any
team a good game.
A Holiday Souvenir.
From now until New Year's we
will £1^2 a beautiful Calendar con
taining 1,your picture, with each
dozen of our best photographs.
Call and see them.
ll-26-2t Exira, Iowa.
Big Public Sale of Poland-China
Brood Sows and Ullts.
At Harlan, Iowa, Wednesday, Dec.
9, in the new sale pavilion, W. N.
Bootr ^"ill }ffer forty thoroughbred
Poland-China brood sows and gilts,
and ten splendid boars, at public
sale. These animals are the get
principally of two splendid boars—
Perfect Chief 6IO60, and Wanted's
Improver 65437. The first is by
Chief recumseh 3d, the second by
Just What's Wanted, and both are
close up to the noted animals with
wuich John Blain carried off the
honors at the Omaha exposition.
All the animals oifered are of good
siae and form and come near to
perfection in coat and color. Write
for catalogue today to W. N. Booth,
Harlan, Iowa.
Following is the list of presents
and their donors, presented to Air.
and Mrs. Carl C. Whitted at their
marriage last week:
Mr. anl Mrs. Wm. Shoesmith one-half
dozen cups and saucers: Mrs. Crov and
Vernie table cloth and napkins Mr, anil
Mrs. Geo. Montgomery set teaspoons Mr.
and Mrs. Jas. Barber and family parlor
lamp M. I). Thomas and N'els Johnson
clock Mr. and Mrs. Al Sewell table cloth
Clara Whitted bedstead and springs Mr.
and Mrs. P. I. Whitted stand, pair of
shams, comfort and chickens Mr. and
Mrs. W. K. Bruner bowl aud pitcher: Mer
tie and Gertie Bruner salt, pepper, tooth
pick holder and vinegar cruet Mr. and
Mr9. V. B. Hellyer fruit dish and pickle
castor Mrs. X. Hamlin one-half dozen
plates, cups and saucers Actie Whitted,
Papillion, Nebr., cream and sujjar set: Mr.
ami Mrs. Jess Richards celery dish Mrs.
A. J. Bruner fruit dish Mrs. Etna Bowen
centerpiece and bread plate Fred Cotton
fruit dish Lillian Dyer fruit dish Olca
Jensen cake plate Mr. and Mrs. Bectold
$25 Jno, M. Tail and Miss Hamlin silver
berry spoon Misses Tillie and Lou Mertes
cut ulass salt and pepper shaker: Bertha
M. yatt silver service sugar spoon.
Notice of Probate of Will.
District Court in and for Audubon county.
Audubon County,
To all whom it may concern:
Whereas, on the 1st day of October A. D. 190S.
a paper purporting to bo the last Will and
Testament of Claus Lauritzon late of said
county, deceased, was filed in my oflico, and
was by me opened and road, and the Sth day of
December 1903, appointed and fixed as the time
when the same will come beforo tho court at
the Decembor torm thereof then to be held, for
final proof and probate, as the duly executed
last Will and Testament of tho said Claus
Lauritzen, decoased, at which time all porsons
interested may appear aud show cause why tho
same should not bo admitted to probate.
Dated this 2d day of November 1903.
U-5-1 Clerk.
The Influence of The Youth's Com
The gospel of good cheer brightenseverv
page of The xouth's Companion. Al
though the paper is nearly seventy-seven
years of age, it does not look back on the
past as better period than the present.
The Companion believes that the time
most full of promise is the time we are
living in, and every weekly issue reflects
this spirit of lookingforward and not back.
To more than half a million American
families it carries every week it9 messuge
of cheer. Its stories picture the true
characteristics of the young men and
women of America. Its articles bring
nearly three million readers in touch with
the best thought of the most famous of
living men and women.
Annual Announcement Number fully
describing the principal features of The
Companion's new volume for 1904 will be
sent to anv address free.
The new subscriber for 1904 will receive
all the issues of The Companion for the
remaining week9 of 1U03 free from the time
of subscription, also-The Companion
Calendar for 1904, lithographed in twelve
colors and gold.
144 Berkeley Street, Boston, Muss.
Stock or poultry food at rock bot
tom prices at J. F. Berry'B.
The "Times" says Guthrie Cen
ter's electric lights were to be turn
ed on last Thursday evening.
Clarence Campbell was down at
Anita the last of the week attend
ing the funeral of an old neighbor.
G. B. Taylor returned from South
Dakota Friday having finished the
season's run with the Dick Clark
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 wiM cry your sale.
E. BRADY, Auctioneer,
Guthrie Center, la.
.«',^i ?£^''v.- /.-"".
Prescriptions will receive my
careful attention day or night.
2 5 0 3
$1.00 PER YEAR
Don't cough! Go to J. F. Berry
for your cough remedies.
Mrs. Sam Brown made a business
trip to Audubon Saturday.
Mattie Bruner commences her
term of school next Monday in dis
trict No. 9 Greeley.
"God the only cause and Creator"
is the subject slated for next Sun
day at the Christian Science
W m. Baden, residing sixteen
miles east of town, in Guthrie
county, was transacting business
here Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. Sam Brown and
children Alphonso and Miss Rachel
Brown started Tuesday for Cali
fornia to spend the winter.
Ch&e. Van Gorder, President
John McDaniela, Vice President
Ed DeJahoyde, Cashier
Exira, Iowa.
Collection* promptly attended to.
Money to loan on good securities.
Exchange bought and sold.
?5he New Pharmacy
Having purchased the stock
of F. W. Smith & Company, I
am prepared to attend to your
wants when in need of any
thing usually carried in a drug
Want to talk a little
For anything in Hardware and Furniture, if you are looking
for new up-tb-date Goods, see me.
Yours for Trade
D. E. Shrauger
About the Round Oak
Heating Stoves not much
to say, because everyone
knows they are the only
Oak that will successful
ly burn harrl 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 Hound 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
looking for.
Our line of
Heaters, all kinds of
Oak Stoves and Cooks,
Steel Ranges, Etc.,
the most complete
our prices, well they will
make your poeketbook

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