ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE.
In the Probate Court in and for the County of ;
Latah, State of Idaho.
In the Matter of the f Order
to Show Cause !
J Why Order of Sale
. ' Real Estate Should .Not !
^ be made.
Sylvester Flattree, the administor of the ,
estate of .lohn J. Oulstrom, deceased, having
tiled his petition herein praying for an order
of sale of the South-east quarter of Section One
( 1 ), Township Thirty-eight (,'j 8) North of Hange
Three (3) West B«*ise Meridian, the real e-tate
of said decedent, for the purposes therein set
It is Therefore Orderet» by the Judge of
paid Court, that »til persons interested in the
estate of the said deceased, be and appear be
%h,re the said Probate Court, on Thursday, the
gMhdayof February, at 10 o'clock in the
forenoon of said day, at the Court Room of said
Probate Court, in the Court House in sahi
Latah County to show cause why an orde r
should not be granted to the said administrator
to sell so much of »he real estate of the said
deeea-cd, John J.Guislrom, as shall be news
In the Probate Court in and for the County
of Latah, State of Idaho.
copy of thi
It is FrRTHF.n Ordered, That
r»'er be published at least f*»ur s*
Mifs before the said 28th «lay • f
1 o7 In lb a* Troy News, a
i;d published in the said Latah Conn
tv, Stale .-I I<lulu>.
CHARI.ES M. LUKENS,
Dated this 23rd day of January, A. U. X9U7.
ORDER TO HHOW CAUSE.
1 .?.rw el A to , Sh 'Ti : ^" se -
I VI hy Order of feule of
f Heal Estate Should
Herman j Not be made.
Mary Isaaksen, the guardian of the estate of
Ida Isaaksen, Herman lsaak«en and Emma
Isaak sen , Minors, having tiled her petition
herein nrayiiiR for an order of sale of an un
divided 2-9 of the following described land be
ing situated in the county of Latah, Mate of
y. . >4 is. VV. y A Section Eight
N. W. V4 Seetion 17 and N. E
18, all in Township 4u N.
In the Matter of the
Guardianship of the
Idaho, to-wit :
(*). N. y 2
V A N. E. *4 of Se<*»i
Raupe .3, W. H. M.. the
minors, for the purposes »herein selL rth.
It is Therefore Ordered hy the Judjre of
said Court, that all persons Interested in the
esta'e of the said minois, be and a] petir I efore
the said Probate Court, on Thursday, the 7th
day of March, UH>7, at lOo'cl ek in tue forenoon
of said day, at the Court Room of said Probate
Court, in the Court House in said Latah
County to show cause why an order should not
be granted to the said KUi.rdian to sell so much
of the real estate of the said minors, Ida
Isaaksen, Herman Isanksdn and Emma Isaak
sen, as shall he neeessary.
It Is Further Ordered, That k copy of thi«
order be published at least four successive
weeks, five issues, before the said 7th, day of
County, State of Idaho.
CHARLES M. LU KENS, Probate Judge.
Dated this 2Stb day of January, A. 1). 1907.
in the Troy News a newspaper
published in the said La tali
NOTICE TO CREDITORS.—Estate of
P. O. Alexander (deceased J.
Notice is hereby ijiven that the under
signed, administrator of the estate of
P, O. Alexander (deceased), to the
creditors of, and all persons having
claims against said deceased, to exhibit
them with the necessary vouchers, with
in four months after the first publication
of this notice, to the administrator
at his place of business in Troy, Idaho,
the same being the place for the transac
tion of the business of said estate, in
Latah County, Ftate of Idaho.
L. P. Wai.i.nkr,
Administrator of the Estate of P. O.
— Dated at Moscow', Idaho, Nov. 30, 1900
NOTICE TO CREDITORS:—Estate of
Martha C. Dale (deceased).
Notice is hereby given by the under
signed administrator of the estate of
Martha C. Dale (decease), to the ere i
itors of, and all persons having claims
against the said deceased, to exhibit
them with the necessary vouchers,
within four mon'hs after the first puh
lication of this notice, to the said ad
ministrator at his place of business in
Moscow, Idaho, the same being the
place for the transaction of the business
of said estate, in Latah County, State of
Administrator of the Estate of Mar
tha C. Dale (deceased).
Dated at Moscow. Idaho,'Jan. 22,1007.
Notice of Sale of Estray Animal.
Notice is hereby given that the follow
ing described Estray'animals will besold
at Public Auction to the highest and
best bidder, on the 23d day of February,
1907, at 10 o'clock a. m , to satisfy
the costs of advertising, keeping anti
sale of said animals, as allowed hy law :
1 (one) black and white cow, brandtnl
J A on right hip, underhit on left ear.
Two red cows branded J A on right hip,
underbit on left ear and crop off right
One black cow branded J A on
right hip, no ear marks. One red bull,
one year old, no brands visible.
Said animals were taken up by John
Shaw on the 1st day of December, 1906.
Sale will take place at Cornwall, Idaho.
John Shaw, Constable.
Dated this 18th day of January, 19»7.
Notice of Sale of Estray Animal.
Notice is hereby given that the follow
ing described Estray animal will ite 8<?l<j
at Public Auction, to the highest and
best bidder, on the l«th day of March,
1907 at 2 o'clock p- in., to satisfy the
coats of advertising, keeping and sale of
said animal, as allowed by law ; Black
steer about 16 months old. no brand or ;
> mark of any kind, white hind feet, white
nnder belly. Said animal was taken up |
by P. A. Enger on the 2nd day of Jann- j
ary, 1907. Said sale will take place a.t >
P fp' w n £ e o S PlaCe ' abOUt 3ml e8 N ' ' 1
of Park, F.O. Brnd Con8table . j
Dated this 7th day of January, 1907.
Notice of !Sale of Estray Animal
Notice is Imreby given that the fol
ing described Estray animal will lie sob
at Public Auction, to the highest and
nest bidder on the 12th day of Febru
ary, 1907, at 2 o'clock p. m., to satisfy
the costs of advertising, keeping and
sale of said animal, as allowed by law;
Black steer about 16 months old ; no
brand or mark of any kind; white hind
f«jet and white«under belly. Said animal
taken up by' P- A. Enger on the 2m
, 1907. Salo will take
A. Enger'e place, about 3
day of January
place at P.
miles northwest of Park P. <>.
E. O. Gullixosruu, Constable.
Dated this 15th day of January, 1907.
If you don't get your pap>er call at the
printing office and tell us about it.
By K&rtKa McCulloch-Wil 1 iams
Copt/rfy/if, i&0€ % hy Hu.hu Douylcis
That settles It. I
circuses no mighty
much anyway—not unless there's ani
mals anti children that oughtcr know
a jjout 'em.
«io with a Butsuu, indeed! Remember,
miss, your grandfather went to the
legislature!'' Mrs. Hicks said wither
Inglv to her daughter Amelia, who
pouied and answered sullenly:
"I wish he'd died first. Then you
couldn't 1)0 always throwing him at
But you might 'a' went to
tbis'ii in the wagon along with Uncle
Jim's folks, if that would 'a' done yon.
| everybody until we're latighlngstocks.
And' Billv Batson has g t the finest
_ , , , ■ ,
horse and the nicest buggy around
here. Any grlrl—Sophy Weldon even—
would Jump at the chance to ride In It.
^ Oil'd want Die to jump, too, if It
wasn't for that sneakV preacher. 1
,, v«m 'nnedn't trv in
till you riglit now yon nnun t try to
make me marry him. I won't do it! 1
won't! I won't"'
"Hadn't von better wait till you - re
asked?" Mrs. Hicks asked, with her
Ainella langhed-a laugh not pleas
ant to hear "I ain't a fool-not if I
am your daughter." she retorted. "I
know what you're plotting, you two.
and that you want him for a son-in
law. so you can l*oss the church, ns
you've always hossed things here."
"Amelia Hicks! I am ashamed of
you!" Mrs. Flicks cried severely, then,
with a sniffle; "Hut mayhe I deserve
I took vn.tr father rather 'n listen to
mv misslottarv call. And this is what
for 'it a thankless tootb
sharper 'u a serpent's child."
way you commonly
"That's about the
get things." she
"Now, you listen to
You bate old maids—so do I
—and Billy Batsou Is
I'll ever have In my life.
the best chance
to court me this trip-—I know it—never
If you don't let me go, he'll
court somebody else."
"Lord grant It!" L
Mrs Hicks broke la
1 might put up with your
I'd even be an old maid
"But I'd di
ugliest that ever
first, the sourest,
"Oh. do hush!" Mrs. Hick interrupt
fretfully, But turning away her
head to hide a flickering crafty smile.
"If nothin' will do you hut to sink to
the level of the Batsons, why. I sup
pose. I must let you. But you must let
me talk to Billy before you start."
"What for?" Amelia asked suspi
ciously. Her mother laughed sourly.
"For no great matter," she said.
"You may hear every word 1 say.
Does that satisfy you?"
"Looks like it ought to." Amelia said
"But, understand, you
ain't going to mention Gillam!"
F'earls ain't to lie
"Of course not
cast before swines," Mrs. Hicks said,
with a toss of her head.
Amelia eyed her distrustfully for a
then walked off. mutter
"If only she sticks to
she cau't do any great
ing to herself,
Amelia thought she knew her moth
partlcularly as regarded the depths
of her deceit, hut she stared lu dumb
amazement at Billy Batson's reception.
No May morning ever smiled more en
gagingly on him than Mrs. Flicks. She
shook hands with fervor and asked in
her suavest voice after the health of
his family. She was also hearty in ad
miration of his spanking turnout and
wished him all sorts of a good time—
the full worth of his money in pieas
Then she added artlessly that she
and rockawny. No«v that she was a
widow she bad not felt ir was Just the
thing to do. A circus seemed somehow
to require having a man along. Maybe
she would go next time-her nephew
Freddy Draw ne was growing up so
fast . *
Then Billy said boldly, with a sheep
glance toward Amelia "Oh maybe
' Rb m "^vc j , ^ and lf ht>
joull ha oh .
dont take J ou, " ij . as ni< ° IMS 1
him for you.
"If you're willin' to do that for me.
maybe you won't mind doin some
tJt,Iix' easier—lettin' me go 'long with]
rQU ant j Amelia today. It's dreadful
', one jy s tav!n' at home and watchln'
a,i * Ue neighborhood go by." Mrs.
Hicks said, with a plaintive smile.
Billy gasped, but could not refuse.
Amelia stood thunderstruck,
turned half about, meaning to say she
hut a glance at her
herself had never seen a real circus. A
menagerie of one elephant power was
A pity, to
No. she had uo scruples. It
never tjuite suited for
as near as she had come,
her to go when circus day came round.
Somebody had been sick or there was
work to do.
Mr. Hicks hati gone—men
went—hut that «li-in't mean
stopping a plow,
tbe case had she Insisted,
she would have had to have the mules
as would have been
would not go.
mother's face stopped her.
vras counting upon rebellion In her
. T /n«n ». . .
daughter. If Billy saw her fly Into a
,, . , -
tantrum he might well be soared off.
~ * . .. . . .. .
So she controlled herself «and clamber
„ , ... * a v .
ed up Into the buggy, outwardly smll
,_. . . ,, , . ..
Ing, but Inwardly gritting her teeth.
f ... , ... . .. „
b " g f y V"k ,'w nn 8ea U°
1 , KlK J 11 1 ''° l' C!Son *- '
iy had to kneel upon the floor, steady
Ing himself with the reins as best he
., Jt I
S TTk «P*™™«»*
ne had the fastest horse on the road
and had cour ted on giving dust to ev
«Tthlng else there no ess than on
having the prettiest face In the county
at his side. Now he drove at almost
a foot pace, partly because of the siVJ
; ed weight, but much more because fv*
I wanted to keep away from sight of bis
I Naturally conversa ion languished
* or »while "«• J H ' el " ke P t " P a
sprightly chatter bu after a mile or
*"<> e ';eu ■«» ■»«*• A " eUa f lt
wlth cUnp,,ed hailds ' ready to cry be '
tween anger and mortification,
course Billy would be angry. He had
a right to be. Not with her, to be sure
—but, then, bow could she expect him
Her mother, she
to discrlmi ate?
knew well, bad the name of being
proud and a schemer,
be plenty of folks to tell Billy, if he
did not think of It himself, that the
whole thing hud been planned between
."other and daughter on purpose to
; "ake hint ridiculous
Being self made, he was keenly sen
! s ' tlve ' t »less she could make him un
| ferstand her nnoccnco she had lost
j "m, and she did not want to lose him
| She loved ever fiber of h s six foot
j ™' W -V comeliness as she hated the otlj
-without a soul to bear ...e company
divide, man. divide! 1 know its bard
] »» choose, but you must give me a pas
"I have to mind the preacher, don't I.
Hicks?" Billy asked over his
making way for her and
j checking his horse as he spoke. He of
I course could not choose, but she must
j understand that she was in the way.
But Mrs. Hicks sat tight, giggling
I and saying airily: "Indeed you
AI ist' Batson! Cut the wheels the least
j laukness of Brother Glllam.
Her heart leaped when Glllam drew
I up alongside the buggy and said, trying
j to speak jocularly; "Why, Batson, don't
you know there are laws against mo
i nopoly? Here I'm driving to town
ni, tc more, then Amelia can step aeross
i — uo need in the world of your gettin'
out to help her—and Brother Glllam
can meet us at the Mathewses. Tbeir
yard is such a good place to see the
There must have been fate In It. else
Amelia would have refused. But some
potver beyond herself compelled her to
obedience. In a wink almost site was
whirling forward beside the man she
hated. Billy glared after them and set
his teeth. He made no pretense of civil
talk to the woman beside him. His
heart was so sore, his mind so angry.
It xvas almost a miracle that he did not
drive Into or over somebody. But by
good bap be got safe to his Journey's
end and found himself a little later,
with Mrs. Hicks at his elbow, wedged
Into the throng which lined the street
on either side.
Amelia and the minister -were Just
across the way. Neither couple had
had time to reach the Mathews haven.
The parade was already moving when
they came to town, so they had made
what shift and haste they might.
It was a piteous parade, something
tawdry throughout, and In spots dusty
and threadbare. But the lady riders
had superb horses and sat them won
derfully, especially Sandra, queen of
amazons, who In green and gold lace
blew kisses right and left from her
finger tips, the while making her milk
whi«e Aral) keep time with the baud
Sandra was slight and round, with
everywhere about her the suggestion
Of strength. She carried
to flourish what time she was not
throwing kisses. Every man along the
Hue uncovered to her, and here or there
she got hand clapping and cheers.
As she drew near Amelia's stand
Brother Gillum said uneasily; "You
won't mind if I leave you, the others
are so near? And it has just occurred
to me that I ought not to be here,
Not that there Is any harm in It, but
we must avoid the very appearance of
"Go. if you can," Amelia said dully.
She was too angry to feel relief in his
[ ' , ... „
• f ace bad , to,d h « r 'blngs-all
ah( ; bad be f u fearin «' t Slac * ^ " aS
lost , to b f beyo, ' d •l»** t »>». sbe bad f
^ ad llat tbe " or,d '»Ld.t end.
Glllam made a pace away found the
bu ™ aa imi't-netrable then turned
r ^ff O Ut ® J a S nl » to ""' d h< T
TUus be dre ' v to blmself Sandra s
keen gaze. Those watching saw her
Jaw set, her eyes Sparkle, her cheeks
whiten underneath their rouge—saw
her ride straight at the tall, black clad
flgure and i a8 h tt furiously, crying high
toolc us lu— the deacons—and me and
the money you stole from me might
have saved—our little child."
You robber villain!
You are a murderer—
"Of ail the brazen things! To quit a
circus and turn preacher," Mrs. Hicks
said a week later. "But no wonder he
. , . * , —
everybody—such beautiful letters as he
. , * , - , .. A
had. r urged, of course—and that poor
. . 1
creature he left behind, playing on—
..... . , . . . ' 1 * * l8 .
with the baby just burled—by charity
. A ,
too. Amelia. It makes me creep to
, . , . .
think how near you came to marrying
such a scamp. He might 'a* doue It If I
hadn't put mv foot down that he must
" ait 41,1 Christ""., when you d get |
your grandpa s legacy.
"That was what he wanted." Amelia
fajd lauRhlIX g
Amelia was too happy to resent her ;
motllor - s inconsistency. -Billv Is an
other sort> .. she added after a panse .
"He wants that $5,000 put In trust so
ho can't even touch it—along with an
other thousand from him."
"I always said Billy was a mighty
good chance " Mrs, Hicks said, piously
casting up her eyes.
"Papa says." remarked the dear girl.
"that he will never give his consent to
our marriage until you are able to sup- j
"Great Scott!" exclaimed the poor
hut otherwise honest young man. |
"Does he want bis only daughter to die
an old maid?"—Chicago News.
A Valuable Lesson.
"Six years ago I learned a valuable j
le Q son." writes John Pleasant, of Mag- j
ttolia. Ind "1 then liegan taking Dr.
King's New L fe Pills, and the longer 1 ;
I find tin. in.''i
take them the better
They please everybody.
C. V. Johnson, druggist, 25c.
A MAN OF LETTERS.
<y of Lincoln*»
Rare Brevity nncl Bei
More Xotnhlr Addrei
Nothing would hove
Liucoln more than to hear
of letters, and yet it
called a man
would be hard to find in all literature
anything to excel the brevity and beau
ty of his address at Gettysburg or the
lofty grandeur of bis second inaugural,
In Europe his style has been called a
model for the study and imitation of
princes, while in our own conntrj
many of his phrases have already pass
ed into the daily speech of mankind.
His gift of putting things simply and
clearly was partly the habit of Ills own
clear mind and partly the result of tin?
training he gave himself in days of
boyish poverty, when paper and ink
were luxuries almost beyond bis reach
and the words lie wished to set down
must be the best words and the clear
est and shortest to exp. ss t .te i< ea
he had in view. This training ot
thought before expression
exactly what lie wished to say before
saying it. stood him In good stead ali
bis life, but only the mind of a great
man with a lofty soul and a poet s
vision, one who had suffered deeply
and felt keenly, who carried the bur
don of a nation on Ills heart, whose
purpose was strong and firm, could
have written the deep, forceful, con
vincing words that fell from his pea
in the later years of his life. It was
the life he lived, the noble ahn that
upheld him, as well as the genius with
which he was born, that made him out
of the greatest writers of our time.—
Helen Nicolay lu St. Nicholas.
sympathies were as broad and whose
kindness was as great as his moral
A Frenchman challenged an Amer
ienn to fight. The American, a husky
six footer from 1 ale. who had pltchec
.... , . . ,
crew, was loath to accept and took tht
AN ODD DUEL.
to 111 *
ou the baseball team and stroked the
matter as something of a Joke,
count pressed his desire for satlsfao
t , and at Ia8t tbe 8on of old En con
sented to meet him, stipulating that h«
should choose his own weapons. Sec
omis were agreed upon, and the mod«
of combat chosen by the American was
baseballs at twenty paces,
dangerously close range for a man win
and outdrops over a twelve inch plat«
and likely to be a pretty accurate sbol
with a baseball, but the Frenchman
was game, and they met on the out
skirts of the city at daybreak.
Each was to have three shots, auc
spent three years
the count won the toss and there' >y the
privilege of leading off. Perhaps
had never seen a baseball before, and
at any rate, the man from Yale had nc
difficulty In «lodging the adamantin«
spheres which the son of Belie Franc«
sent scaling in his direction.
Then the American opened fire. Th«
first ball grazed the Frenchman'«
shoulder, the second lodged in the pit
of his stomach and the third, an in
him full ou the point ol
the chin. He went down aad out and
' never challenged another American fit
quick relief from pain afforded by
applying Chamberlain's Pam Balm
akes it a favorite witli sufferers from
rheumatism, sciatica, lame lack, lum
Chnnoe For a Lnagh.
Aspirant What ilo you think of my
little poem. "He Always Rcfustnl t«
Smile?" Editor—Well. I think If yoa
had given him the poem to read yo«
would have broken the spoil.
For Rheumatic Sufferers.
hign, and deep seited and
For sale by C V. Johnson.
Local and Personal.
Geo. Saad will leave Monday for
0 , • , t , T
Spokane to attend a meeting of the In
tell for cost or less, rather than to keep
rhem over. Also, all our fascinators
H. Enholm left Monday fo r Seattle.
Smith Brothers have some feed cut
ters at a bargain.
land Harness dealers.
We have a few furs left that we will
and shawls go at cost.
Rev. J. E. Seth of Spokane and M.
E. Anderson of Tacoma will preach at
Ncra this evening, Feb. 1st, at 7:30,
and on Sunday, the 3rd, at 11 a. m.
and 7:30 p. m.
Tomorrow evening, Feb. 2, at 7:30
P- m -» »he Ladies Aid of the Swedish
Congregational church of Nora, will
hold their annual sale at the Nora
church. You are invited.
D. D> nsmor c returned to Iroy
Wednesday from Spokane.
the head end collision January 17, a'
Spangle and is still limping from a bad -
ly sprained foot. Both feet were in
He was in
graduate of the American School of
Osteopathy, Kirksville, Mo., arrived
0- C. Keller, Osteopathic physician,
Wednesday. Dr. Keller is going ta
locate here for the piactice of his
L. M. Steelsmith shipped from Troy
this week 3000 pounds of mica, ta
! the Spokane Mica Company, who have*
a bond on the property.
| per month is being spent on the de
| velopment of the Mica Mountain near
first of the year, and is still increasing
' The superintendent has adopted a plar
for recording the attendance which has
The attendance at the Christian
Sunday school has doubled since the
; taken quite well with the young folks
, and mafic them anxious to keep things
Owing to the unexpected severity
of the winter and the distance many of
the young children have to come to
sc fi 00 ) t the Burnt Ridge school has
( been discontinued for two months,
p ro f essor Peterson has accepaed a pos
' ltlon temporarily on the staff of the
I Messers- Sletto and Manley are mak
j n g sorne noteworthy improvements in
^ inerior of the Idaho barber shop in
, , , ......
^er to keep up with their trade,
room has been enlarged, and the
furnishings re-arranged, giving the
boys a more commodious and attractive
place of buisness.
ploying a pastor for full time,
of the intended change Rev. Nelson,
who has been preaching for each twice
month, has resigned at both places.
The Troy and the Moscow Lutheran
churches have each decided on em
I One of the churches will probably cal)
him to be the regular pastor.
Swan Frisk brougnt into town a few
days ago a load of wheat and oats that
} had been raised last summer cn his
p i ace north of town. The wheat was
bluestem of No.l quality, and was pro
fi uce fi on pj ne land that was broken up
three years ago. The yield per acre
} 6 , , , *
|av«raged twenty-four bushels.
This is by far the hardest winter we
j have had for many years. According
j to the old settlers 1892 was about eq
I ual to it for snow, but for duration ot
I cold weather this leads all that have
with whom have
by any one we
talked, and one turn has been in the
, west since*62. Though more severe
than usual it is not too disagreeable to
be ou t j n an fi everything is humming,
Sleighing was never better, and never
has it been more taken advantage of
The farmers bringing to town their
produce, beam with smiles equal
to the May sunshine returning home
with their money or their purchase, and
with faces beaming with smiles equa
were the people more prosperous and
never were they happier, so let the win
I ter rage, for as long as it gives us
; such pleasures we can stand it.
in geniality to the May sunshine re
turn home with their money or
The young people
are having the 'ime of their lives, with
socials, surprise parties, or sleighing,
excursions almost every night. Never
1 pay cash for old rubber, also old
copper and brass. Athekton
Hunting for Trouble.
1 I've lived in California 20 years, an
am still hunting for trouble in the
of burns, sores, wounds, boils, cats
sprains, or a case of piles that Buck)«?» ■
; Arnica Salve won't «juirkly cure," writers
| Charles Walters, of Alleghany, Sierr:
Co. No use hunting, Mr. Walters. It
I cures every <-a«e. Guaranteed at C. V.
Johnson drug store 25c.
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