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LEMMON: The Commercial Center of the Trans-Missouri 2 E i e o a n Did it ever occur to you why all good business men keep a checking account with a bank? We will tell you. It en l&les them to keep their funds in a more fecure place than the office safe. It gives them a better standing in the busi ness world. It enables then to pay their bills by cheek being an undisjHit able receipt Individuals find a checking account very convenient and a source of saving. Money in one's pocket is often spent on the spur of the moment, while one is disposed to think twice before drawing on his balance in the bank. Get the Savings Habit. Lay up for a rainy day. Start a bank account with u a The Old Reliable Tbe First State Bank U. S. Depositary. New Deere Sulky and Gang Plows KING OF ALL RIDING PLOWS fherr Times as many in Use as of Any Other Stvle of Make of Riding Plow GOOD FOR A GENERATION A good plow is the best investment on a farm and the plow cannot be too good. Poor plowing, heavy draft, or a plow that goes into a scrap heap five years before it should, cuts into your proftta. There are several everyday reasons why you should buy— New Deere Sulky and Gang Plows They have the only Combination Foot and Hand Lift on the market. Adjustable Seat. Better Steel used in con tsruction throughout. No cast iron parts. Ease of manage ment. Dust proof Wheel Boxes. Good high Wheels. Easy running. Axles run in oil. Equal distribution of weight on each wheel, and many other points of merit. BESIDES—you will find that the name, "John Deere" on any plow insures a lasting saving, to you in service and durability. BEFORE YOU SPEND YOUR GOOD MONEY FOR A PLOW, COME AND SEE THEM Dakota Implement Co. Lemmon, S. Dak. FOR SALE: about 1000 are ewes, 423 are two the balance are three's four's and five's about equal in number at $3.50 per head. 40bucks at$10.00the balance lambs at $2.60 per head, also camp wagon ready to move. Sheep are about 9 miles east of Stowers. Edwin Kirk. The Lemmon Herald Formerly THE STATE-LINE HERALD. Vol 6 Lemmon. Perkins County, South DokoUi, rridd). September 6,1912. No. 13 German Lutheran Gettysburg Veterans District Conference. Get Free Reunion Ride Next week from Sept. 10 to 12 a conference of the 4th District of tne Synod of Minn and other states will be here in the German Lutheran church of St. John. On Sept. 11 regular and com munion services will take place in the evening, the communion services beginning at 7:30 and the regular services at 8:00 o'clock. Rev. Henry Hopp. of Hettinger, and Rev. John S a e e o o i e w i preach. On September 15th a mission festival will be celebrated in the Lutheran church with three dif ferent services. The first ser vice will begin at 10:00 o'clock a. the second at 2:30 m. and the third at 7 30 p. m- The first two services will be conducted in german and the last one in the evening in English- Rev. Theo. Albrecht of Akaska, Rev. Ed, Kionka of Meadow, and Rev. Henry Hopp of Hettinger. N. D., will preach. The women of the church will serve dinner and afternoon luncheon free of charge for those who attend. All are cordialiy invited to come. Good Roads Convention. A good roads meeting has been called at Lemmon. S. D., on Oct. 9,1912. This meeting is being held to stimulate interest in the good roads movement that has already been started from Aber deen west by the towns from Ab erdeen to Mobridge. Invitations are extended to all towns between Mobridge and Baker, Mont., to send delegations to this meeting. The meeting will be addressed by Col. John Deitz, Emigration Com missioner, of So. Dak., Mr. Leo, State Engineer, J. W. Parmley. President of the good roads origi nation, of So. Dak M. P. Beebe, a good roads advocate, of Ips wich, S. D., and others from North Dakota. Two sessions will be held one at eleven o'clock and one at two o'clock p. m., and in the even ing a smoker and lunch will be served to visitors by the Lemmon Commercial Club. W. H. DOHEKTY. Sec't of Commercial Club. Married were Mr M. E. Steb bins and Miss Minnie Goodman son, Tuesday afternoon, Rev. Martin Hyink officiating. The nuptials took place at the Gross residence, in the presence of only near relatives of the high con tracting parties. Both bride and groom are of Orange township, Adams county, highly regarded by their many friends and neigh bors, their parents being resi dents of the Plum Creek vici nage. In the evening a reception was tendered the young couple at the home of the groom's par ents. The groom has a farm by the Cedar river near the Morton county line, but the bridal pair will spend the winter at Fargo, where Mr. Stebbins will continue upon his studies in agriculture at the state agricultural college. Mr. Samuel E. JLerew, of Faulkton. S. D., and Miss Cecilia Agatha Pesica, of Petrel, were married Monday morning at St. Mary's Catholic church, Mr. W. and Miss Winnie Doherty acting as witnesses. The bridal pair left the following day. to establish their home on the groom's farm near Faulkton. Mr. Lerew also ownsafarni near Petrel, and they may later come here to live. In order that South Dakota may creditable co-operate in the Grand Patriotic move, of Cele brating the Fiftieth Anniversary, of the Battle of Gettysburg, as a Grand National Peace Jubilee bv the blue and the gray and, also, in order that South Dakota shall be represented at said Peace Jubilee, bv our full deligation of Gettysburg Battle veterans, within the State (both Union and Confederate veterans^ Captain N H. Kingsman of Selby, South Dakota was appointe by Gov. R. S. Vessev aa special State Rep resentative to look after these interests for our state. In his own wav, he will seek to find said veterans and to secure there respective affidavits of service in this battle. This, to be done, as far as pos sible prior to meeting of our leg islature Jan. and Feb. 1913. Said affidavits being essential to se cured appropriation to cover cost of transportation of our State Delegation to and from Gettys burg. Penn.. next July. Captain Kingman cordially so licits correspondence from any and all veterans or other, who may be interested. Parties inter ested will please address the above, or Dr. O. W. Phelps, "at Lemmon, S. D. for further infor mation. Exchanges please copy. A most delightful surprise party was tendered Mrs. F. F. Williams Wednesday afternoon, upon the occasion of her birth day. Ten of her lady friends had enticed her to make a visit at the Rentier home, when all of a sud den the surprise was sprung. The afternoon was sjient most enjoyably. a collation being .served that represented the best culinary efforts of tenable house keepers, and the guest of honor was remembered with the pre sentation of a cut glass spoon tray and olive dish. Those pres ent were Mmes. Williams, Ren ner. Dousman, Payne, Morris, Marion, Strang, Skile-i, and Misses Carpenter and Billings. IIIOI A happy sight th^se pleasant autumn days is the frequent Massing of Grandfather and Grandmother Philip Gerber down main street, with a load of lusci ous water and musk melon*. It almost broke the worthy old couple's hearts when owing to the drouth they were unable to pander to the city's palate in this line, and one of the most pleasant features of their this season's marketing is the note of happi ness that beams from their own countenances as they hand out the melons to eager buyers and take in the "zehn cents" and "Viertel Daalers Mrs. Margaret Berry, mother of Attorney Logan Berry, left Wednesday for Willow Lakes, where she will visit with her two sons livjng there until after Thanksgiving. Miss Gladys Berry accompanied her, to spend a few days with Willow Lake relatives, before entering school at All Saints school, Sioux Falls. Rev. Wm Pankow, pastor of the German Lutheran church, has accepted a call from a con gregation at Boyd, Minn., and resigns the pastorate here. He expects to lf«vp herp the rnd of this month, oflioiating at his far well services Sunday, Sept 22. State Hi*torioal ning. isi-f. CO-OPERATION The First National Bank The First National Bank (/tilled States Deposltur.v C. D. Smith. Pres. 1 .emmod. So. Dak. Who Med Bolton? "I was up at the house when the shooting happened and I heard the shot and went back to where the whole bunch was lying 111 the grass. Bolton was dying when 1 got there. No I didn't shoot hint, and what is more, 1 don't know who did "I had my gun when the bunch was lying around sop ping up booze, but it dropped out of my pocket wh«*n I went up to the house. I know because when 1 heard the shot I felt for the gun and it was missing. After the shooting we looked all around for the gun but we couldn't find it. "Bolton was drunk about as soused as a man can get, and he was calling down his wife He usually did bawl her out when he got tanked. I was about seventy-live yards away when the shoot ing happened and don't know who did it. 1 am not worrying about the result of the case, and only hope 1 get out in time to take in the fair That was the way "Turkey Track Mill" Molash, accused ««f the murder ol Guy Bolton at Shields on Sunday morning described Ins part in tlx* af fair In a Pioneer uiau oa Thursday The testimony given at the coroner* i iii next and to the authorities how ever would indicate that lloltnn Bolton's wife were the two causes. The testimony of tle Met.il The quarrel was renewed over that mailer. On Sunday morning Mr. and Mrs. Bolton and Mrs. Bolton Ihirt' en year old ton went to the Mola»h place and Bolton went up to tlie house to get some beer. Turkey Traca said he was out of later but had some whislo y. I'hey got several bottles and went down to the clump of trees i n the river bank where Mrs. Bolton watt, about seventy five yard* from the house aDd were later join "Shorty" Liong ami Mill Smith. Were Quarreling Bolton and Motash were quai relink and on two or three occasion* the I at ter drew his revolver and ((united it at Bolton. Smith left according to his testimony given at the inquest, while the two were still quaireling, and the entire party were very drunk On tbe way to town Smith met oe .Jacob Jan s, who stated that he was going lo get some beer. Jaros, when placed "i the stand stated that he ar rived at the house and tried both doors, but they were locked He stated that while he was there be noticed a fewpeonleonth^ river btnk, and that while be *a» looking that wa Bolton stood ip and suddenly a sh'»t was fired »nd Bolton fell to the ground- According to Jaros, tbe shot A The Lemmon Herald l- s u w June 8th, UX)7. £H will co-operate with you. Our servicc 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. F. Paul (ir»»w Publisher and Idilor. was tired from the ground as he saw smoke thai would lend to thai belief. This matter was proven later when it was found that the bullet had »ntered from below and had taken an upward direction. Jaros after henrlng the shot, heard Mrs. Bolton screnm and without waiting to investigate Mm li to Shields to c«,.| help Turkey Track Pulled (tun Mrs. Bolton, when placed on the stand stated that Turkey Ttack had a gun and that he pulled it several times and threatened Bolton She testified that on these occasions she grabbed the revolver and made Mo lush put it back. 'Hiey had leen ail* ting around on the river bank for some time and Molash and Mrs. Bol ton were sitting about eight feel apart, Bolton standing behind his wife, when Mrs. Bolton heard her husband say "My God, don't shoot." She heard a shot and turned to him as he was falling In the excitement Mrs. Bolton stated that she did not notice whether Molash had a gun in his hand or not. She stated that both he and she were terrified at the death of her husband, and that when they found he had died instantly they started for the house, both weening. As they nettred the house Molash raised the revolver to l»i« bead nrid said, "Well I'm done im mn\, I guess I'll kill my self," Mrs. rlton grubbed th gun and told Molash that he had done enough damage already. onslablc Carlson arrived shortly after that incident, Later SI ales Attorney Bit/iiig, Sher iff Oscar Olson and Coroner T. (i. C. Kennelly, who had left Mandan short ly before midnight, arrived and took tire casr in charge WHS shot in a quarrel .nd that liquot and jealmjsy over Shot lielow Heart At the inqtn'-t it *«s found thai liol ton had Ireen shot through the lelt hand and just iielow the heart, a wound that killed him Instantly. The murdered man evidently had his hand over his breast when the shot was fl i ed. wii- nesses given at the coroner'* inquest makes the story appear an follow*. Saturday afternoon Bolton and his wife went to the lilind pi# njierated by Turkey Track about a mile from Shields and at that nine the quarrel started. Hoi ton had occasion t« have the place and on his return found his wife in the room in the second floor of the shack with Molash- I'lie hearing of the case will be held before Justice Henke at the cit hall on iesday. and it is expected that further testimony will reveal other startling points in the caae "Turkey Track Bill" Molash i on of the characters of Morton mmi1, He came from South liakota alsiut twenty years ago, where he had 1HJC.II employed on a ranch which used marking similar to a turkey track as a brand. This gaintd for him his sobriquet of "Turkey Track," »v which be is familiarly known iii has been employed on various es in this sectton for the past twenty years, but about a tear ago moved to Shields »Md it is alleged thai he has since beiti operating a b'le- .it that place. Molash is W years of ag Guy Bolton, the ruurdertu ,u« born in Indiana thirty two yinr* ajro and has ma«.e hi* hiw at Bomarck for tne last twenty years. Me had a rather shady reputation and was ar rested a number of time* for selling liquor. During tbe fore part of .Tune tie married Mis* Myrtle I'pright in 'dandan, daughter of Mr. and Mr*. Geo. 1 of Bismarck. Justice er It IJ A itermfn uniforming the ueremoi. H-- »-"i ig at Shield- u I '-in- I death :s KJlia Coroner's inquest Tbe •.erdkt reluinw) by tbe i or oner's inquest was to the effect Ui.it i jy Bolt b'id come to bis death by a revolver shot, fir ed by parties to the ju".v unknown The jury was com po*. of Editor i |»ria ChristRoaor, Peter Port, and Peter B. Schweitzer. Mandan Pioneer. v.