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There is a great
More than most peo
ple are aware of.
For instance: Common table
salt costs 10 cents for a three
pound bag at the grocery but
the same thing, only purified,
costs 27 cents a pound.
Commercial Sulphuric Acid
costs 2 cents which chemically
pure costs 35 cents.
Commercial Muriate of Am
monia costs 11 cents, but the
chemically pure costs 55 cents.
So it is all along the list. For
most purposes the regular is al
right. A person would be fool
ish to pay 55 cents a pound for
Muriate of Ammonia with which
tofixhis electric bell, but when
it comes to using it medicinally
then the best is none too good|
The best is what you get when
we fill your prescription.
Eug. A. Pfefferle,
The Reliable Druggist.
I LOCAL NEWS. I
R. Hellriegel made a trip to Win
Henry J. Vagen made a trip to St.
Storm windows are being put on by
Dr. E. Mueller made a professional
trip to Wmthrop Thursday.
General Gus Widell was here from
Mankato on business Friday.
A baby boy was born Thursday to
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Gieseke.
T. F. Carrol of Waseca is now night
operator at the Northwestern station.
Mrs. G. F. Reineke was visiting with
Arlington friends from Thursday until
G. W. Barnes spent several days
1 ast week on the road in the interest of
Peter Retrum, cashier of the State
Bank of Lafayette, was in New Ulm
between trains Thursday.
Vogelpohl & Spaeth shipped a pipe
organ to Clarksfield, Minn., last week,
where it will be installed in a local
J. P. Reed was on the road several
days the last of last week in the inter
est of the Minnesota Mutual Fire In
A letter dated Oct. 23d from Miss
Hertha Baltrusch to her parents says
that she has reached Mexico City and
will soon be in El Oro.
Christ Ruemke had a successful coon
hunt along the river bottoms last week,
bagging four. Thursday he gave a
coon supper to some of his friends.
August Hummel was
Monday on business.
Miss Alice Pfefferle is paying a
visit with Springfield friends.
H. N. Somsen was in St. Peter
Monday as witness in a will case.
Mrs.Fred Seiter of Spokane, Wash.,
is paying a visit with New Ulm friends.
Dr. and Mrs. L. A. Fritsche return
ed from their world's fairtrip Thursday
Louis Bushard and Francis Bastian
witnessed the Minnesota-Nebraska
football game in Minneapolis Satur
Mrs. W. F. Mahler and little girl
have been making a visit with her
parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Horn-surprised
Mrs. FrederichRaadschwas admitted
last week to the poorfarm from Golden
Gate, in Commissioner Jesse Palmer's
F. H. Behnke leaves today for
Minneapolis where he is to attend a
meeting of the directors of the Retail
Merchants Mutual Fire Insurance
Mesdames Fred Johnson and Chas.
Helmes were passengers for Winthrop
last Wednesday. Mrs. Helmes was
Mrs. Johnson's guest for several days
The funeral of Catherine, the two
year-old daughter of Lorenz Brix of
Sigel, was held Friday from the Catho
lic church. The child died last Tuesday
St. Ann's Court, C. O. F., gave one
of its usual delightful card parties in
the basement of the Catholic church
last Wednesday evening. The attend
ance Was large.
A number are afflicted with rheuma
tism this week, among them being
Mesdames A. J. Eckstein, Fred Kretsch
and Fred Pfaender.
Miss Agnes Steffi ofSleepy Eye and
Albert A. Lipinski of Chaska were
married in the Sleepy Eye Catholic
church last week. They will make their
home in Springfield.
A extra-gang of sixteen men has
been engaged for the last several days
in clearing away the landslide which
occurred in Fritsche's ravine on the
St. Louis two weeks ago.
Erie Gale, formerly operator at the
St. Louis depot, is now holding a
similar position in New Prague under
Nicholas Remmel. C. P. Tillmoney
of Waseca is the new operator.
Children especiallyarefond of dainties,
and the housekeeper must look carefully
to their food.
As good cake can be made only with
good eggs, so also a cake that is health
ful as well as dainty must be raised with
a pure and perfect baking powder.
The Home Talent Show gave an ex
hibition at'the Opera house Saturday
night before a fair sized audience. The
performance was excellentf or amateurs
and drew forth ample applause.
Ed Gagnon, superintendent of
bridges for the M. & St. L., was down
from Minneapolis last Wednesday in
specting the overhead wagon bridge
being constructed south of New Ulm.
Carpenters are bus-' this week putting
in a new front in He Bros.' store.
The windows will now be flush with
the edge of the building and the looks
of the store will be greatly improved.
Royal Baking Powder is indispensable
in the preparation of the highest quality
of food. It imparts that peculiar light
ness, sweetness and flavor noticed in the
finest cake, biscuit, doughnuts, crusts, etc.,
and what is more important, renders the
food wholesome and agreeable to young
ROYAL BAKING POWDER CO., NEW YORK.
CRONE BROS. SPECIALS.
Next Monday, Nov. 7th, we will offer
for sale remnants of all kinds, includ
ing dress goods, ginghams and outing
Sash Curtains, former price 25c,
now 10c a yard colors, blue, pink and
Lace Curtains of all kinds.
A big lot of embroideries away be
Just received—another new lot of
Gold Medal black dress goods are
the best you can buy—every yard
Come in and look at our new over
coats—the latest styles.
Oil meal cake for cattle—the best
food you can get.
Eggs taken, in trade or cash.
Look at our shoe stock—you will be
what a nice line.
Baby shoes—all prices.
Buster Brown collars, 10c.
Crushed velvet belts at all prices.
Neck fur boas and scarfs from 50c
up to $25.00.
Dr. D. Wood was in the city
Monday in connection with business
before the judge of probate.
If you want some exceptional bar
gains in meats go to Charles Stuebe's
market Saturday, November 5th.
Congressman J. T. McCleary visited
the high school Mondayrforenoon and
spoke to the students on West Point.
Miss Kittie Tyrrell left yesterday
for her home in Waterville, after a
visit of two weeks with her sister, Miss
Rev. C. Hohn, now pastor of a
church in Minneapolis, was in New
Ulm Monday for the funeral of Mrs.
Miss Camille Wahle returned Satur
day to her home in Manawa, Wis.,
after a visit of two weeks with her
friend, Miss Birdie Mullen.
Members of the Sleepy Eye High
school have organized a debating
club and hope to form a league this
winter including out-of-town schools.
Mankato has secured the next annual
meeting of the Southern Minnesota
Teachers' association. The 1904 meet
ing was held in Fairmont the last few
days of last week.
A. F. Redman and wife leave Friday
for the world's fair over the North
western road. They expect to be gone
a couple of weeks and make a short
stop in Chicago.
Mrs. Barbara Classen was surprised
at her home on Broadway Sunday
evening by a number of the ladies of
St. Anne Court, W. C. O. F. The even
ing was spent pleasantly.
County Attorney Einar Hoidale fin
ished up his campaign speaking Mon
day. The week previous he was
quite busy winning democratic votes
in many towns in Southwestern Minne
A wedding of the near future which
will be celebrated in the Lutheran
church in this city is that of August
Rolloff and Miss Martha Froeming of
town Milford. The date set is Novem
Miss H. M. Philipps, formerly teacher
in the Mankato Normal, was in the
city from Saturday to yesterday as.
the guest of Mr. and Mrs. E. T. Crit
chett. She left on the latter day for
M. Mullen and Charles Stuebe re
turned Thursday from Everett, S. D.,
where they spent a week looking after
their cattle interests. They shipped
two train loads of cattle to the Chica
J. Lauermann, state organizer
for the Catholic Order of Foresters,
spent Wednesday and Thursday in
New Ulm. He had no special business
here but was merely passing through
The democratic county committee
met in New Ulm Friday evening and
discussed matters pertaining to the
eampaign, which is now waxing warm.
Nine members, including those in this
city, were present.
In the football game between Carleton
and Macalester colleges Friday two
New Ulm boys were stars on the Carleton
team. Dwight Mowery played center,
while Clarence Mowery held down the
The auction of Fred Walther in town
Cottonwood last week was attended by
about 200 buyers and politicians. Mr.
Walther has purchased the Mowery
property on German street and expects
to move into town this fall.
Henry Muller entertained about
forty friends from New Ulm Saturday
night at a party given at his home
across the river in Lafayette. Danc
ing was the pastime of the evening,
and light refreshments were served.
A party including Congressman Mc
Cleary, the Concordia band and a
number of prominent republicans of
New Ulm were passengers for Hanska
Monday afternoon, where the Mankato
man addressed a political meeting.
Souvenir Postal Cards—Views of New TTlm
12c a set of four. Sold only in sets.
Campaign Buttons, Pins and Watch Fobs. Roosevelt
hats, 5c. Parker buttons, 5c. Roosevel
tan Fairbank fobs5c
Anton Ouren was up from Hanska
Monday to seek expert treatment for
his eyes, which he injured in husking
Mrs. S. W. Harris, who has been
spending the last two months in Cedar
Falls, Iowa, has returned to New Ulm
for the winter.
Dr. O. J. O'Donnel left Saturday to
join his wife and Charles Silverson in
Cincinnati, where Mrs. Silverson is
lying critically ill.
Mrs. Jacob Klossner and Miss Eva
entertained Mrs. Sarah Newhart and
Miss Grace with a few other friends
at a six o'clock dinner Saturday.
George W. Leary. a New Ulm boy
now employed in the mail service
on the Northwestern, has handed in
his resignation and will take the posi
tion as bookkeeper at the Hauenstein
brewery left vacant by Nicholas Rem
The club dances given by the Turner
Hall orchestra, which proved so popu
lar last year, are to be started again
some time this month. A subscription
list has been circulated for the last
few days and a large number have
The Eastern Star gave one of its
delightful parties in Masonic hall Fri
day evening.' The attendance was
smaller than at the first one of the
season, but was good,. After refresh
ments several hours were given up to
The St. Louis railroad will run an
extra train to Winthrop Thursday for
the political meeting there which is to
be addressed by John A. Johnson on
that date, and a special round trip
rate of seventy-seven cents has been:
The good roads committee of Red
wood county is offering a prize of
$75 to the precinct casting the largest
increase per cent over the total vote
cast in 1902. and a second prize of $25
for the one casting the second highest
per cent increase.
Dr. George R. Koch has given up
his business trips to Hanska, where
he has maintained a branch office for
the last year, and will now devote all
his time to his New Ulm office. He
made his last trip to the neighboring
John H. Siegel and his sister Miss
Josephine Siegel, left Wednesday for
St. Louis. They will spend some time
at the fair and then Miss Siegel will
go to her home in Evansville, Ind.
She has been visiting in New Ulm
since last spring.
The board of public works met Fri
day night from 7:30 p. m. to 8 o'clock
and assessed the benefits and damages
for the grading on Washington street.
An assessment of about $40 for each
fifty-foot lot was made, other lots be
ing assessed accordingly.
Fire destroyed Nelson
vator in Milroy last
loss of $10,000. Insuran
in the sum of $5,500.
the fire is unknown,
that it started in thi
This is Milroy's first
Friends in New Ul
invitations to the wedding of Miss
Katherine Gratz, daughter of John
Gratz, formerly a New Ulm resident,
to W.E. Herbst, which takes place to
day in Waseca. Mr. Herbst is a pros
perous merchant in that city.
The rummage sale conducted by the
ladies of the Episcopal church several
days last week and Monday proved a
very successful one. The old Olsen
building, where they were quartered,
was crowded many hours of the day
and $100 was taken in on the sales.
C. H. Chapman, a brakeman on the
Northwestern who was formerly em
ployed in the New Ulm yards, met with
an accident near Kasota last week in
which he lost one finger. He was
coupling a car and his hand was caught
between the draw-bar and the dead
St. Peter and Paul's Catholic Be
nevolent society celebrated its silver
or twenty-fifth anniversary in Mankato
Tuesday. A program consisting of
music and addresses was held in the
Catholic school hall, followed by a
general entertainment and refresh
Miss Bertha M. Schmidt left Sunday
for Watertown, S. D., where she will
spend the winter at the home of her
brother. Her sister-in-law, Mrs. Wil
liam F. Schmidt, stopped off in New
Ulm Sunday on her way home from
Portage, Wis., and the two proceeded
The local high school football team
had a game arranged with the Le
Sueur high school team for next
Saturday but it will probably be
called off. The attendance at the game
last week was so poor and such little
interest seemed manifest that it is
thought useless to keep on.
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The Center Street Whirlwinds played
Mueller's Yum Yum foot ball team
Thursday afternoon. The score was
16 to 0 in favor of the former. The
feature of the game was the tackling of
Raymond Pfefferle at left end. Touch
downs: Klossner, Schoregge and Peter
son. Goals kicked: Klossner.
The Sleepy Eye High school has
recently received a consignment of
fourteen pieces of statuary, one for
each grade. The purchase was made
with money received from a play given
by the pupils of the grades last spring
and comprises, among others, life-size
busts of Washington, Lincoln and
Walter Kee, formerly engineer at
the Hauenstein brewery, and Joseph
Groebner are now in Norfolk, Va.,
waiting to join the new cruiser West
Virginia which will be put in commis
sion in about two months. They were
successful in passing the examinations
for the navy as engineer and fireman
when the recruiting officer was here.
Charles Rauschcka and Miss Eliza
beth Hoehne were united in marriage
Thursday afternoon at the Lutheran
church by Rev. C. J. Albrecht. The
ceremony was witnessed by a number
of friends. The bridegroom is em
ployed in the offices of the Eagle mill
and the bride is a daughter of Ernst
Hoehne. The young couple have rented
the Cordes residence on Garden street.
Charles Stuebe is to give a special
sale Saturday, November 5th, when
he will offer bargains in the meat line.
In a stabbing affair at Tracy last
week among a gang of Italian and
Scandinavian workmen employed on
the section there by the Northwestern
railroad, five were wounded, one of
whom may die. The men got into a
quarrel over their pay and the Italians
attacked the Scandinavians. One of
the Italians escaped, but was captured
later in Mankato. All are now in
Joseph Tauer is taking a ten-days'
vacation from his duties as night
watchman and is spending his time
hunting and visiting. He will attend
the wedding in Waseca of Miss
Katherine Gratz, formerly a resident
of New Ulm, who is to take matrimonial
vows this week. Mr. Tauer left
Thursday and during his absence
William Emmerich is filling his place
on the police force.
Burglars paid a visit to C. L.
Lindersmith's general merchandise
store last Sunday night and secured
$3.50 in cash the only money that had
been left in the cash register, which
had been taken to the rear of the
building where it was found Monday
morning uninjured, but minus the
$3.50. The burglars, it appears, enter
ed the front door of the store by
means of a false key. It does not
appear that any articles of merchandise
were taken from the store.—Comfrey
Mrs. A. W. Case and daughter Cora
left Thursday afternoon for Knapp,
Wisconsin, where they will make their
future home with Chester, a son of
Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Case, who has a
position as cashier in one of the lead
ing banks of that city. Mr. Case,
who is in St. Mary's hospital, Min
neapolis, is rapidly convalescing and
will join his family in a few days.
Mr. and Mrs. Case were among the
early settlers of this city and have a
host of friends who regret their de
parture from here. It is with deep
regret that we have to inform our
readers that Mr. Case, who met with
one accident, has had to have the left
eye removed. His right eye is also
not very strong or clear, but the doc
tors promise to save that one.—Sleepy
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Soap should have cleans
ing qualities that will not
irritate but will soothe and
heal the most tender skin.
Our Line of Var
possess this quality so much
sought after. I twill make
the skin sweet, soft and
beautiful. Its daily use pre
vents contagious diseases.
5 to55c per cake.
City Drug Store.
A fine line of
always on hand. All sizes,
filled with fresh, choice
on Ladies' Jackets and Col=
also Hen's and Boy's Suits
Next Monday, Nov. 7th.
We will sell the above mentioned articles at great bar
gain prices. Come and convince yourself before you buy
at Max Burg's
Reasons why you should do your
Saturday trading at
Model Meat Market
Saturday, Nov. 5th.
Boiling Beef, per lb 5c
Good Beef Roast, per lb 7c
Corned Beef, per lb, from 6 to 7c
Round Steak, per lb 8c
Chuck Steak, per ID 8c
Hams, per lb J2ic
Lard, 3 lbs. for 25c
Bacon, per lb J2c
Spare Ribs, per lb 6c
Pig's Feet, each 3c
Liver Sausage, per lb 7c
Head Cheese, per lb 7c
Fresh Summer Sausage, per lb.. J2|c
Pork Sausage, per lb 10c
All other kinds of sausage, per lb.. 8c
We will sell our $5 Coupon Books
for $4.75 cash in advance, a saving of
5 per cent.
Remember these prices are for this
day and date only.
Model Meat Market.
jgl^All phone orders receive prompt
attention. Call up No. 152.
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