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PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON.
Pioi^Ei^ CO
By R. W. HITCHCOCK.
Entered in the postoftice at Bemidji, Minn.,
as second class matter.
official County and City Paper
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THE REAL QUESTION.
organize as a city is the charac-
ter of a city government which
shall be adopted.
Two plans have been proposed.
One, the organization of the city
under the general laws, the other,
the adoption of a charter under
the so called "home rule" act.
these charges are of no concern
to the people of the city. Th
Urst thing to be decided is which
plan is the better for the city's
interests and the next step is to
secure the adoption of that plan.
I 13 TJ retry safe to say that there
will be grafting undnr anyM form
of government, no matter what
are willing to tolerate grafting,
and at no other time.
The discussion of the two plans
proposed is a good thing. What
we want is the fullest possible
information on the subject. The
peopl position t.) vote intelligently upon
this matter before any steps
whatev.er are taken.
will be profitable reading to
maids and matrons, bachelors
and benedict*.
FJ. A. Barker, the popular
Third street jeweler, has some
thing to say today in the Pioneer
advertising columns concern ing
sterling silverware that will in
terest the ladies of Bemidji.
RECOGNIZE HIS SERVICES.
The Daily Pioneerj FOOTBALL GAM E
The promoters of each plan nat-
urally insist that theirs is theto
best and there has been a good
deal of loose talk of grafting and
charges of other low motives
back of the respective plans. I
deciding upon the proper form
of government to be adopted
Cuban House and Senate Give Gen
eral Gomez $50,000.
Havana, Nov. 13.in the senate
and the house of representatives dur
ing the day a gift of $50,000 was unan
imously voted to General Maximo Go
mez in recognition of his services as
head of the revolutionary army.
In the house one representative ob
jected to the grant, but afterwards
Toted in the affirmative. The dona
tion has no connection with the $20.-
000 credited to General Gomez in the
army pay list. Of late the general
has been in poor health.
'LET US HAVE PEACE."
~-t ~-F5 7: 1 for gridiron honors at the fair
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The real question before the however,l and they will no doubt
.be able to holl the boys from
people of Bemidji in the move to
that form of government may be, I Russian army, lost favor and his of-,
flee because he did not show modera-
"Whenever the people of Bemid]l tlon in quelling the recent strike riots
at Kieff. Hearing that the strikers
might cause a repetition of the Kishi
neff scenes Dragomiroff called out the
artillery and caused a wholesale I
slaughter of the rioters.. It is said
that several hundred of them were i
killed. When the czar heard the fact
he at once dismissed Dragomiroff,
with the words:
"I cannot have that man at Kieff
any longer. His hands are stained
of the city should be a with human blood."
General Grant's Historic Letter Found
Among Waste Paper.
Hartford, Conn., Nov. 13.The his
toric letter of General Grant, accept
ing the nomination to the presidency
and ending with "Let us have peace,"
lias been found among some waste
paper here by a scavenger.
The letter was addressed to General
Joseph R. Hawley, president of
thehaveisbeen
rational union Republican conven
tion. After General Hawley went to
"Washington as senator, the letter dis-1 repubJ!
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appeared and was believed to have tsbllsnefr. will listen to any overture
..con :.~-=v Erora T'oc:c!a.
Teams to Contest For Honors
at Fair Grounds.
even.
Swamped Them.
Wednesday the Lakeside Bak
ery inserted an ad in the Pioneer
want columns for a young man
to assist in the bakery. They
secured the desired man the
next day and ordered the ad
DISMISSED BY THE CZAR.
Methods of Governor General of Kieff
Condemned.
Moscow, Nov. 13.-General Drag
omiroff, the retired governor general
of Kieff, has left here for his estates,
the czar having no further use for his
services.
The circumstances of the summary
dismissal of General Dragomiroff
have just, leaked out. They striking-
ly illustrate the humanitariatt ideas
th
Russla
wn
en
Bemid|l and TOSSton High ^CllOOI ed in Ldve's dry goods store hew
early in the day destroyed a block oi
business houses, entailing a loss esti
mated at. $300,000.
The fire fighting facilities here con
sist of only one hose wagon. The
flames, fanned by a strong wind,
spread rapidly td other buildings and
wiped out the entire block. The
buildings destroyed include Love's dry
The football teams of the Be-soon
ruidii and Fosston high schools
SUBSCRIPTION S 5 PER YEAK will'contest- tomorrow afternoon *$T ^Z^Tt
grounds in this city. The teams
evenly matched and the game
promises to be closeand interest
ing throughout. A admission
of 25 cents will be charged and
all who enjoy a game of foo&halJ).of. stock, two of fish and six of
may 03 assured of an 'event' singles were piled upina mass-of
wreckage at Bailey Station on the
which will be highly interesting.! Great Northern road and- about* fifty
The Fosston team is newly or
gamzed, but has played several, the switch th cars left the rails and
games this season and has been I
th
showing up in very .good form, i the siding a short time before.
The game will be the first which
the high school team of this city
has played. There are a num
ber of ti players on the team,
stopped but. by mistake it was time to make your selections,
printed again last evening. This Liberal discount on orders placet
afternoon Mr. Mageau telephoned now,, and we keep
the Pioneer, '"Please cut out
that want ad of ours. I is mak
ing us all kinds of trouble. W
have been swamped with applica
tions for the place all day.
Moralbut that is easy.
unboundedfavoi-at court
ru i er
i and was the most popularDragomiroff,e!| man in th
RESULT OF A N EXPLOSION.
Police Arrest Alleged Gang of Safe
Crackers.
Philadelphia, Nov. 13.An explo
sion of dynamite wrecked a house in
Wood street and seriously burned
James Patton. The police believe the
house was the headquarters of a gang
of safe crackers and have arrested
the following who were in the room in
Which the explosion occurred: Wil
liam Marshall, New York John
Moore, St. Louis Fred Davis, a one-
O'Leary & Bowser are continu
ing their big sale, and they tnday
announce a list of bargains that legged' man. said[to be a peddle^ Bos-' ()n|y paint shop between Duluth
ton James Patton, of St. Marys, Elk
county, Pa., Joseph Anderson, Scran
ton, Pa., and William Jones, no home.
(n the wrecked house detectives found
six dynamite fuses, two skeleton keys,
two revolvers and a quantity of gun
cotton.
FINALLY ENDS IN SUICIDE.
St. Paul Man Makes Two Attempts
I to Kill Sweetheart.
St. Paul, Nov. 13John Ewald, who
attempted to kill his sweetheart, Miss
Barbara Jacomet, Oct. 9, made a sec
ond attempt on the life of the young
girl during
thedevening
and failed, and
then he kille himself by firing a
bullet through his right temple.
i The young woman.escaped death by
almost a hair's breath. The shot fired
through the wiifdow by the would-be*
murderer whizzed past her head with
in three inches and would have struck
her had s^e not at that instant
rocked slightly backward in her chair.
The bullet lodged in the Wall beside
her.
MANY PROMISES MADE.
Colombians
to Return
Ask Panama
to the Fold.
New York, Nov. 13.Many Bogota
Liberals and Conservatives are cab
ling here regarding the secession of
the isthmus, says a Herald dispatch
frcm Panama. Everything is prom
ised the Isthmians to induce them to
return to the paternal country. Far
more than Panama ever dreamed of is
now freely offered if the new republi"
will give up the movement. Even
"eternal heavenly happiness" was the
promise in one dispatch from a high
authority at Bogota.
It needless to say that the appeals
Ignored and there is not
the slightest possibility that the new
which is now sofirmlyes-
CAUSES LOSS OF $300,000.
Fire Destroys Block of Business
Houses at Albia, la.
Albia, la., Nov. 13.Fire that start-
lstore,
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store Johnson's' dru^g Albi a
State bank, Hawkeye Lumber com
pany's building, two residences, a feed
store and several barns.
MANY CATTLE KILLED.
heTad
and Fourteen Cars Leave the Track
Are, Wrecked.
Elk River, Minn., Nov. 13.Six cars
of cattle were killed
Immediately after the engine passed
suppositioe is that the switch had
been left unlocked by the crew using
FURS!
Rich and Varied Assortment.
All New Styles for the
Coming Season.
Our display is unequaled in the
entire northwest. Now is the
goods till
needed.
Repairing, Remodeling and Dye*
ing a Specialty. Prices Moderate.
References: R. B. Griffith and
Sig Wolff, Grand Porks Fontaine
& Anglim, Crookston.-
CHARLES V0GEL
at Sig Wolff \s Department Store,
Grand Forks. N. D.
J.J.Doran
UN AN GENERA
REPAI SHO
West of City Hall
We are prepared to do all
kinds of Tin Work and General
Repairing.
CJtdmt ey Caps
Stoves
Ppmps Bicycles
A Specialty
W. C. JONES
and Crookston
Paints Oils
Glass
Varnishes Kalsomines Brushes
Full Line Latest Wall Papers
Livery Stable
A. M. BAGLEY
SUCCESSOR TO JINKINSON
New Carriages
and Good Horses
New and Second Hand
Carriages For Sale
BEMIDJI mm.
SBKEBBEBEl
PROFESSIONAL
..CARDS..
Bailey McDonald
LAAVYISJRS
Bemidji, {lino. Office: Miles Block
D. H. FISK
Attorney and Counsel lor at Law
Office over First National Bank
Dr. Rowland Q-ilmore
Physician and. Surgeon
Office: niles Block
G-ibbons & Torrance
Collections City Real Estate
Attorneys at Law
F. Crawford
Attorney and Counsellor at Law
Office: Boston Block
Dr. E, H. Marcum
Physician and Surgeon
Office: Swedback Block
Residence Phone 221 Office Phone 18
Dr. J. T. Tuomy
DKNTI ST
Office over Barker's Drug Store, Third St.
Dr. E. H. Smith
Physician and surge on
Office: Boston Block
Office Phone, 73 Home Phone, 60
Dr. Blakeslee_
Physician and Surgeon
Office: Hiles Block, Beminji
P. J. Russell
Attorney at Law
BEniDJI, HINN.
F. O. E.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Beminji AericNo.351.
Meets every Sunday at 8 p. m.,
Qilmore's Hall.
Josepii Harrington, W. President
H. LeBIeu, W. Secretary
Visiting EaeJes cordially invited.
jEHUOfc^
N
ew
0W1)of
Funkley
Eight, miles north
of Blackduck, an
important junction
on the Minnesota &
Internation al Rail-
road
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Funkley will be the
center of logging
operations in North-
ern Minnesota for
years to come
north of Bemidii.
Lots
i
Destined to become the |i
most important town
now selling jj
rapidly:
FISHER
Funkley, Minn,
j! (Hovey Junction).
BERT D. KECK
ARCHITECT
Plans and Specifications for AH Kinds of
Buildings, Brick Blocks, Court Houses,
Hotels, School Houses, Churches and Fine
Residences CROOKSTON, MINNESOTA
Attorney-at-Law.
Office Over Lumbermen!* Bank
PREPARED ONLY BY
KEFERENCE-
Bemldji and Fosston hanks and
Merchants Bank of Crookston.
jay L. Reynold Bemidji Townsite &
Improvement Company
HENRY BUENTHER
Naturalist and Taxidermist
308 Second St. Postafttce Box No. 086
BEMIDJI, MINN.
BIRDSV WHOLE ANIMALS, FISft^FUR RUOS AND ROBES
and GAME HEADS mounted to order and for sale. I carry at
all times a good assortment of INDIAN RELICS and CURIOS.
FUR OARMENTS made to order, repaired and remodeled
FURS in season bought.
I guarantee my work mothproof and
th3 most lifelike of any in
thelstate\
The Great Cough Cure
For "the cure of all affections of
the lung, throat and chest, such as
Coughs, Colds, Asthma, Croup, Whoop=
ing Cough, Hoarseness, Etc., Bronchitis,
Lagrippe,
and will prevent consumption when
taken in time. Guaranteed.
Price 25 and 50 cents.
PETERffl.MHRK
Manufacturer of MARK'S CELEBRAT ED REMEDIES,
FDSSTON, MINN.
kan}berfl}er)s
State Bapk
BEMIDJI
3 3
smzmnz
General Banking Business. Fire Insurance.
A Wa*}t Ad
I IST
THE
Daily and Weekly Pioneer
will repay you. Onee
taken, always taken
I J. E. MULLIGAN E. H. CORNWALL
U. S. Deputy Government Surveyor
Headquarters at Beaudette, Minn.
Mulligan & Cornwall
LAND LOCATORS
LOCATIONS ON RED LAKd RESERVATION A SPEC ALTY
AND GUARANTEED AS DESCRIBED
CHEA LOTS
Anyone desiring a cheap lot
in any frart of Bemidji, call on
JOHN F. GIBBONS
Local Agent for the
JH/-J'
MY WOKK IS EQUALLED
FEW, EXCELLED NONE
A Deposit Required 011 All Work
YOUR TRADE SOLICITED
MARK'S
LUNG BALSAM
Surveyor
Headquarters at Bemidji, Minn-
CORRECT PLATS OF
ALL RESERVATION LANDS
FOR SALE.
ETB

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