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The Lemmon herald. (Lemmon, Perkins County, S.D.) 1912-1917, March 15, 1912, Image 1

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Divide Your Expenditures
bv wise economy add io your satisfaction by starting
a ra\ings a count multiply your happiness by adding
ilittle each month to your savings.
You Won't Miss
dollar if you put them into a saving
fund. But you will miss them—and miss them
the "pinch" comes, if you hair
allowed them to slip away. The refrain which
t-very successful man dins in his ears is: "Save,
save, save!"
You'll not need to wory about your future if
you have a substantial savings account back of you.
A dollor starts you here.
United States Depositary
0jt its a Deere
Because its
made right, by a force of
skilled plow experts whose equal
cannot be round in any other plow fac
in the world. There are rrr.ny difT.-rent
m-,s of plows, each claiming *0 Ix* the best, yet
i .v remains that three John De re |i!ows are
In use
one of any other kind. The John Deere Fac
tory, the largest in the world, turns out every year more
plows than any five other factories combined.
Standard of flie World
For Over 60 Years
Deere -it's Right."
Wu r.iake over 1000 styles of plows, each as good as it
can be
To Vote lor President
Tuesday next, March 19, the
[citizens of North Dakota will
e a chance to say, who is to
«their candidate for the head
I'f the national government.
is the date which Session
wws of North Dakota for 1911,
hapter 208, provide as the time
the North kotans may
[®press their choice for President
'^•president, electors and party
fiationai committeemen.
polling places in the east
of the county are as follows-
range Twp., Ollie Gardner's
nee, section 22.
The PioDcv Plow Maker, John Deere, made his first Pt eel plow tJT
ta:.i fr«m the
blade of a saw a 1837. The lirst slab of steel rolled-in
i United is ites was rolled for the John Deere plows by yv iliiam
W xxis, of Pittsburg, ia 1S46. And ever since those ear.y days
:ere Pl'iw^ iiave fiiown the way and maintained the lead in this
"eatn i!i"::al industry Is it any wonder that th farmers of the
for!d( 'jir»'?sthrir verdict in the familiar phrase.—"If It's a
best that brains and perfect equip-
ci-iit can produce. No matter what your needs may
we can supply them from our iim
Implement Company.
e. b. Severson's
"Mtdence, section 22.
South Fork Twp., Weightman
Wool house.
North Lemmon Twp., West
y schoolhouse. section 23.
ichMk^ ^Utte ^wp" Fitzgerald
"tollhouse, section 14.
Twp., Liberty
^wp-' Shores school
section 29.
lk",a ^,VP-. Paranto school-
section 14
(131-93), Olson
section 14
Institute at Faith.
F. A. Finch, than whom there
is no greater agricultural booster
in these parts, returned Thurs
day from Faith, where he took
in the farmers' institute and fair.
Mr. Finch says:
"The institute at Faith was
big success, and everybody joined
hanns in making it so. There
were upwards of 400 people in
attendance-this contrary to the
opinion that the Faith country
has been nigh deserted. Some
came quite a distance—one man
from 50 miles away.
They had some agricultural
exhibits, and also quite an at
tractive chicken show. But the
big interest centered in the ta
stitnte meetings.
The main speakers were a Mr.
Wenz, of Brown county, and Mr.
Bierwagen, of Stanley county.
Both spoke mainly on "Dry
Farming" and "Alfalfa.' Both
being practical farmers, their
talks bore good weight, and the
lectures by Ms. Bierwagen were
of especial merit, he speaking
from a vast store of experience
gained in Stanlev county. The
Faith country is thoroughly alive
to the importance of its agricul
tural problems, and an energetic
and intelligent public is going to
put in effect the many good
things learned at the institute.
The Lemmon Herald
Prize Competition
The Lemmon Commercial club
will give $50 in cash prizes to
the growers of the fourteen best
10 ear samples of corn from the
1912 crop, divided as follows:
First Prize $15.00
Second 10.00
Third 7.0Q
S-rth tfc
Fifth P?
Sixth 2.00
And $1.00 each for the next eight
best samples.
The conditions are, Competi
tion open to all territory tributary
to Lemmon. Only one prize to
a person, although any number
of samples may be entered.
Samples must be delivered to
W. H, Doherty, secretary of the
Commercial club, on or before
October 15, 1912. Statements
must accompany each entry
giving name or variety of corn,
date planted, number of times
cultivated, date matured and
date picked.
All corn entered becomes the
property of the club. The sam
ples will be placed on exhibition
at the club rooms, or some other
convenient and suitable place,
and arrangements will be made
to have them judged by some
competent person. The time of
judging to be held during a
farme|| institute if possible.
The club would be pleased if
farmers intending trying for one
of these prizes would notify Mr.
Doherty, the secretary, as the
committee wish to keep in touch
with the efforts being made.
(This was the report of the
committee at last meeting and
was accepted by a vote of the
Democratic Meeting.
Notice is hereby given that
there will be a meeting of the
democrats of Perkins county at
Smith's Opera House, Lemmon,
March 27, at 2:00 p. m. for the
purpose of electing candidates
for county offices and such other
business as may come before the
meeting. Hon. Ed. Johnson,
candidate for governor, and
others will address the meeting
All democrats are urged to be
N. H. Miller, Chairman Co. Com
A. S. Tubbs, Secretary.
"The Deacon," presented by
a Hettinger aggregation, drew a
good house Thursday evening,
and was an effort deservingly
appreciated by those who had
come to see the play. Alex Sten
by, as the deacon. J. R. Haugh
ton, as black Pete, and Alf O.
Brown, the gentleman-villain of
the plot, were very good, and
indeed, the entire cast portrayed
their roles in excellent manner.
The play was rendered here as a
sort of neighborly visit, and the
sympathetic reception the play
received is proof that the vtoit
was appreciated.
Lemmon, Perkins Gounty, South Dakota, Friday, March 15th, 1911. No. 40
Teachers' Examination.
Thursday and today the com
mercial club rooms are the scene
of much brain racking effort on
the part of teachers, who are
taking their Perkins county
examinations. The examination
is in charge of Mrs. Minnie|
Holmes, acting for Supt. Vallin.
following teachers are in
attendance: Alary E. Beers, Ruth
Adams, J. W. Kepler, Mary Neff,
Martha Kraemer, H. A. Carnes,
Ella G. Marshall, Mabel Mitzin-j
perg, Stella Baker, Ruth Win
inger. Florence R. Johnson,
Mabel Rushby. Frances Delaney, I
Mrs. Viola Winans, Robert J.
Chris. Don't Know.
The following unique opinion
is one of this week's contri
butions to the Herald's columns.
If nothing else it in appeals, the
humor of it surely will:
Lemmon Herald:
My son George has about all
the bulletins, state and U S. on
proper methods of farming, and
their wisdom has been boiled
down to the following couplet.
The wisdom of his neighbor
"Chris," a noble Dane, is equal
to that of our astute politicians,
who never commit themselves
until the child is born.
I trust the crop this year will
be a boom ohe, and give all the
people great prosperity.
S D.
Sung to the tune of "My Gal's ft
county queen she eao play on the a
It all depends on "If" or "but,'"
Whether to plow when thecrop is cut.
Some say "no, don't take the risk
Let plowing wait—just double disc,1'
Some say, this, but some say, "no,
Lot stubble stand to hold the snow.
Or the ground will dry and thf» soil
will blow."
Some say thus, and some say so.
Chris says. 'Maybe, don't know."
Plow in the springtime, plow in the
Plow deep, plow shallow don plow
at all.
thus, and some say s.
Chris says, "Maybe, I don't know.''
L. L. Dorsey, of Anchorage,
Ky., Writes: I have sold the
Morgan stallion Goldwood to
Lewis C. Peck, Lemmon, S. D.
also four weanlings by Goldsheen.
Mr. Peck bought a Morgan colt
from me eleven years ago, on an
order, which I shipped to him by
express. He states that the colt
has been a gold-mine for him,
the best breeder of government
horses in the Northwest. He has
decreased his breeding stud from
1,000 to 250 head and has secured
from me as good a lot of large
Morgans both in quality and
breeding as it is possible to buy.
I also sold him two Jersey cows
and some Poland China pigs.
Breeders Gazette.
Rev. John Frei has been grant
ed a leave of absence for a few
months the coming summer, and
will make a visit to Switzerland,
his old home, where he grew up
in the canton of Aargau, close to
the historic Rhine. During his
absence from his charge Rev.
Father Ambrose, of the reserva
tion Bencdictine missions, will
have charge of St. Mary's parish.
J. E. Hodge, of Harding
County, returned from a two
mouths southern tour Sunday.
and spent the day with friends
here. Doc Hodge had a good
time, he reports, but the breezy
west still holds his best affections.
While in Louisiana, he spent some
time with his brother-in-law on
the old Geo. Houston ranch, close
uio Market day auction Saturday,
to the Mississippi. His brother
in-law acquired this famo u s March 23, 1912, Lemmon, S. D.
place of several thousand acres! Parties having any thing to dis
about a year ago. pose of bring it to this sale. We
have several parties wanting
Mr and Mrs. Fredlt Ointher,1 horses and also other stuff. We
of Morristown, were the guests!will conduct these sales ever
of Judge and Mrs. C. C. Carpen- [Saturday till further notice,
ter on Sunday. H. H. Pomeroy, Auctioneer.
The First
National Bank
Register of Deeds Jacobsor
and County Judge Sonderall will
be candidates. Both
safely fortified in the estimate of
their constituents, to leave them
without undue competition. Alf.
O. Brown, as clerk of court, will
have to contend for the renomi
nation with Mr. Henry M. Skarie.
likewise of Hettinger.
Miss Rose Wagner has been ji
splendid official during her in
cumbency, and if she wants the
job again, tne public, "Barkis is
willin'', especially if she prom
ises to keep any of the number
less horde of her admirers from
marrying her while in office.
Business Houses Will Close.
Monday is institute day. and
Prof Stoner, with his mission
will occupy center stage at Ix-m
mon, both morning and afternoon
in tna interest of good farming,
Out of respect for the import-'
ance of the meetings arranged
for Monday, practically all the
business places of the city will
close during the hours of the
meetings. In common with the
prevalent sentiment the Lem
mon Herald will likewise be
Let us all join hands in mak
ing this institute the success
that it deserves to be.
It is reported that Fred R.
Ginther, of Morristown, is to try hurch
for a seat in the coming legisla-'
ture as representative from Cor
son county. Fred is a wide
awake young man, typically
western and belongs body and
soul to the interests of his county
and district. Corson county will
i n i e u a o e e s
demands it can make of its repr«£
The Lemmon Herald
June 8th, 1907.
J. F. Paul dross
Stftfo u: °"M'*her and Kditor.
C. D. Smith, Pres. Lemmon, So. Dak.
Adams County Politics.
Adams county politics have!
now begun to warm up, the time
e a y s e o e s i n i n e
petitions having arrived. For!
sheriff a lusty number of candi
dates are out, among them being
mentioned Sheriff Krause, ex
Sheriff Berry, Chas. Lohins, of
the Cook neighborhood, H. J.
Sticken, of Haynes, and several
County Auditor Kelley, whose
services have been of unquestion
ed worth to the county, is to
have at leastone opponent, Chas.
M. Anderson, of Hettinger.
For County Treasurer none
have as yet spoken out boldly,
but it is generally understood
that our own Dad Edmund Ward
has his hat in the ring. The
present incumbent of the office.
Norman Burnson, is also expect
ed soon to announce his candidacy
will co-opcrate with you. Our scrvice to commer
cial lines of business will be appreciated by those
business men who require the service of a thourough
ly progressive, yet safe and conservative institution.
Every department is as arranged as to be of easy
access and benefit to the patrons. Officers are al
ways glad to confer with those requesting counsel
and will be glad to meet you at any time at their desk.
The First National Bank
I nitcd States Depositary
Whoh'sjtl" and Retail
()ffer a complete stock of
the very best Seeds,
such as
Seed Corn, Tttrfce
stan, Grimm's, and
and other varieties
Alfalfa, Millet Seed
Bromegrass, Speltz
Onion, and all other
Field and
Garden Seeds.
Alfalfa Hay,$18
Upland Hay $15
On Short Notice.
We handle all Kinds of
Feed and Grain
Ceresota and
Snowflake Flour
Graham, Rye, and
Buckwheat lour
Wholesale and Retail.
Correspondence Invited.
Third Str. H., Block east
of First Nat. Bank
laptist Church.
Pastor-at-iarge .ias. B. Mc
Keehan. will speak at 11 a. m.
Subject, "Fruit Bearing." Sun
day, 8 p. m. Subject, "The Voice
of One Crying in the Wilder
Sunday School, 10 a. m. All
interesfed are asked to be pres
ent to elect Sunday School Supt.
and talk over the matter of
a n i n S u n a y S o o u n i
11:45 in the future.
Ladies Aid had meeting at the
i a y a e n o o n a n
elected new officers and made
plans for meeting next Thurs
Jos. B. McKeehan.
Mooey to loan, on improved farm
land, title must be clear, long
or short time. No agent. Ad
dress, P. Hirschinger. 218 If.
Lincoln Si, Aberdeen, 6. D.

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