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George Seeman. Mrs. S.N. Bucher is enjoying a visit with Mound City relatives. Bom, to Cyrus Kunkel and wife, Monday, Nov. 21, 1904, a daughter. We are determined to save you money on furs. Kreek fc H.vsxess. For Rent. a good house of four rooms. I E M. Noruis. ! Hot coffee and doughnuts at the resi ! dence of T. W. Maupin, Saturday, even ing. Nov. 26, 1904. Supper 10 cents. Benjamin Molter, of St. Joseph, spent Su-iday in this city. He is now working for the Brown Transfer Co. Albert Egger lost three black hogs. Finder will be rewarded by leaving 7,-ord at Bahler Bros, store at Rbhville. Mrs. Nell Piegenbaum and daughter of Springfield, Neb., are here on a visit with Uncle Robert Montgomery and wife. Sam M. Ruley, one of our oldest citizens and pioneer -.teachers of our county, is very ill at his home from stomach tronble. For Sale Pour male thoroughbred Poland China hogs. Call on or address Robert Hunzinger, Oregon, Mo. Albert O. Williams, who used to be one of Holt's successful pedagogues, but now a farmer in Johnson county, this state, is here on a visit with his parents aad other kinspeople. A Skidmore man it is said, signed an order for 200 pounds of nails, and when the shipment came it was made up of 2,200 pounds, as he was forc-d to take the nails it will be dangerous for agents to go out. his way for some time to come. Notice has been received by the agents of the "Burlington Route" that storage charges will be assessed on freight unloaded at railroad warehouses or platforms if not removed by con within fortv-eieht hours after o - freight is unloaded. Vine Hovev, Agent, Forest City, Mo. Mr9. Edmund A. Roselius and charming family, of Corning, spent the past week in our busy, pretty town, visiting Mrs. T. P. Fitzmaurice, taking in the fascinating "Mum" show and meeting old friends and former school mates. Little Jean Kelly, also of Corn ing, joined the happy crowd cn Satur day. All returned home on Monday of this weak, feelimr that it was e od to have been in Oregon. Ralph Collison was a gasoline vie tim Tuesday morning, Nov 15, 1904 He went into the back room of the store before it was quite light, with a lighted candle in his band. He passed closs to a gasoline can, the sm ll sp u; of which was open, and the gas that had evapor ated limited. It flashed un into his face, singing the eyebrows off and scorching his face. By keeping his faeo covered two day9, had escaped blister nt. and is now out and down town again. -Maitland Herald. -Joseph Simerly pleaded guilty the Savannah circuit court, Thursday of last week, to the charge of having killed his cousin, William A Simerly, and was sentenced to 4') 3 ears in th penitentiary. The murderer is It years old. and the crime was commit; ed near Fillmore some t wo months ago, and was nne of the most astrocious in the crim inal annuals of Andrew county. They were i-onsiR and the murdered nun was waylaid in a pasture and shot. Th cri ra was committed because ihe mnr dered man had ordered the young man to stay away from the home or the uiur dered man. Oo la9t Thursday evening, Nov. 10, 1904, Rev. A. D. Seelig was duly in stalled as pastor of the First Presbyter ian church of this place, by a committee of three representing the Platte Presby tary, composed of the following minis ters: Dr. Charles Kircher, of Maryviile, Mo., who delivered the sermon; Dr. Henry. Sawyers, of St. Joseph, Mo., who delivered the charge to the pnstor, Rev Seelig, and Rev. James Reed, of New Hampton, Mo., who delivered the charge to the people, all of whom are tine speakers. The church, no doubt feel they are fortunate having secured Rev. Seelig for their pastor. Grant City Star. A verdict awarding William Mess bargar $1,000, was rendered in circuit court Tuesday night by the jury in the case of William Messbargar vs. Dr. W. E. Wallace. Both parties to the case are from Burlington Junction. Dr. Wallace is a physician and druggist at that place and Mr. Messbargar a farmer living west of there. Messbargar brought suit against Dr. Wallace some time ago for $10,000 damages, alleging that Dr. Wallace or someone in his em ploy at the drug store had sold Mess bargar corrosive sublimate, a poison, in stead of calomel, which Messbargar had called for. The substance, it was al leged, was labeled "calomel" and a large quantity of it was taken by Mr. MesB bargar with the result that he was made seriously sick, and it was alleged in the petition, his life endangered. Maryviile Republican. Mocday evening of this week Mait land became an electric light city. 50c Tam O'Shanters, at 39c. Kreek & Hasxkss. Miss Mary Beeler spnt Thursday with her 5 sters, Mesdames Fit.maurice and Roselius. Fire rflightl damaged the residence of ''Dad'5 Saiisberry, in Mound City, on the 14th iut. George Seeman. the grocer, b-ats the world for handling only the best brands of Hour. George Seeman has the raisins, cur rants, spices and everything you need for your mince pies. Selz Shoes carried off she Govern ment contracts this year for quality and . . 1 ..l 1 o p'ice. Why noi ouy me ucat. Kkekk & Harness A teacher near Nevada fed a re fractory pupil on tar soap as an antidote for swearing. It made him awfully sick and nearly cost the teacher her job be fore the row was over. Mrs. Coburn has returned from Bowling Green, this state, where she has been at the bedside of her mother, who has been alarmingly ill, but is now so much improved that Mrs. Coburn came home. Born, to Robert Hunts:nger and wife, November 20, 1904, a boy; to J. W. Rostock and wife, November 20, 1904, a boy. Dr. Thatcher says ttus is a straight story, that he can vouch for it as he was "thar." - How kind the weather man is to us this fall. For a month or more every one has been thinking that each hne day would be the last And yet they continue to come as much alike as new coins out of the mint. And in addition tn the nleasure of living in this kind of weather is the pleasing consciousness that we are holding our own with the wood combine. gERTPIERCE, DENTIST, Oregon, Mo. Office in the Mxre BMdir. nun 9 u. m. to 1- rn. J ' p. vi. to 5 i. in. Fine For the St. Louis Fair. The Burlington Route is selling round trip tickets to the Sc. Louis Fair, good for fifteen days, for $11 25. Tickets on sale daily, and good from all points in Holt county. Gold and Bridge Work Specialty. 'Phones, Old 91, Mutual 43. Authorities do not agree as to the oahaa nf Indian summer. It occurs no where but. in North America. The at mDsphere is hazy and dry. The true nauae of the Phenomenon is not well understood. Early colonists thought it was due to the burniog of the western p airies by the early inhabitants, hence the name -'Indian Summer." When old Bor-as blows his icy breath on the Indian summer it has to "puckachee." whi-h in the Indian tonjue means "get "up r fid get" !In Canada it is called St Martin's uramer. It beats the world how some people like to brag on their own or wife's folks George S-eman "takes the cake" in this line. He has a brother m law by th name of Frmk Morgan, who lives in Wisconsin, where they ra se the finest buckwheat in the world, so George goes to work and orders from this brother-in law a !ot -f Simon Pure buckwheat fi mi- - the real genuine thing He. talked so blamed much about it, tnat we b night s me to :ry it did not last long s we bought some more, land are still hiivintr it vum. vum. our- bucketwheat fl iur made into hot buck heatcaeg nd pure m pie syrup to pit on them -go v.n- Go ritrhr. an i eet some of she fl-iiir and syrup from George. Dr J. A. Bond, for 20 years a well known ee, ear and throat specialist, of Kansas Citv. died at the home of his sister, Mrs. Carrie D. Kellogg, of Craig on Saturday last. Nov. 19. 1904 For fully a year he had been suffering from Bright's disease and came t our sister city for quiet rest. The body was taken to Kansas City for interment. Dr. Bond was born near Lexington, rvy., and was 48 years of age at his death. He stud ied medicine in the Louisville school of mediciue, graduating in 1881. He lo cated io Kansas City, where he took up his specialty practice In 1S93, Dr Bond whs aDDointed one of the n-nsion board of examiners for Kansas City, by Mr, Cleveland. He leaves a widow we be lieve. Rev. S. Carothers and wife returned last week from St. Joseph. They h been Tisiting at the home of Mrs Lou Kutzner, in that city, and while there Mr. Carothers met with a very serious accident and he is now confined to his hum nursing a bronen limb. On Thurs day evening he was walking in the yard where the plumbers had been at work and as it was dark.he accidently steppe 1 into a deep trench, and in falling threw hia whole weight uoon the right limb breaking a bone of his ankle aod severe lv bruising his foot A physician at once set the broken bone and although his sufferings were intensa he returned home Friday. Since that time Dr, Carothers says he has suffered more real pain than in the past 50 years, but as is his way. he is making the best of it and says he is thankful it was no worse. As he was unable to fill his pulpit, no preaching services were held at the M. E. church last Sunday, morn ing or night. Bethany Republican. Rev. Carothers was stationed here in charge of the M. E. church during the years 18SI 4. and has many friends here who will regret to learn of the accident. A W. King had busiees in S . Jo soeph. Tuesday of this weeH. Ladies Walking Skirts aT cost and less to c ose out Kreek A; Hasnkss, Did you ever try that lur.ch cheese at George Seeman's? If ou h ive not you had better do so at once - finest in the land. The man who wils Y,-i!lfuy plow up the roads to scour his p!o-v vOght to be made acquaint-d with the mysteries of a gran J jury. The Y. P. S. C E.. of the Christian j church, wilt serve hot coffee and dough- nuts at the residence of T. W. Maupin and wife, Saturday evening. Nov. 26. 1904.' Everybody invited to attend. Did you look around y u on yes er- . dav to find something for which 10 be thankful? If you found nothing you i should have been thanKful that you are still on earth, enjoying the blessing of living in trie greatest country on earth. Mr. and Mrs Fred. Hoffmann left on Wednesday of this week, for Syracuse, Nebra-ka, where, on Thanksgiving day, they will help to celebrate the silver wedding anniversary of Mr. nd Mrr. Louis Busche. Mrs. BuscDe was form erly Minnie Frieze, of this place. E. T. Parkinson, a brakeman on the construction train, doing work between Maitland and Mound City, had his foot so badly injured on Monday last. Nov 14, 1904, by a 10 gallon keg of firewater falling upon -it, that he had to be sent to a St. Joseph hospital. The accident, oc curred at Mound City. The part'es at the head of the S'. Joseph, Albany and Des Moines electric railroad, work upon which will begin in the spring, have taken up a line from St. Joseph to Tarkio. A meeting was held at Fillmore, Monday, at which the promoters were present and the project discussed. The same parties were at Graham, Wednesday, at which time a meeting was held, but nothing done which could be made public. An effort is being made to get the road for Gra ham. If it strikes Graham, the suppo sition h that it will cross the river about a mile south of Skidmore. and go thence on toward Tarkio. Maitland Herald. Some people always have to have something to play with, and George See man, the grocer, is the "beatenest" fel low in Oregon in this line. He has just received a fine combiuation Peanut Roaster and Pop Corn Popper. He and Gid run the blamed thing every day, just to hear it whistle and see the Pop Corn roll out. Then they outter and salt the corn and put it in great big sacks, and if you'll work it smooth you can get them to let you have one cents, although George "kicks" against itwants it all himself. They do the same way with the peanuts, so thht can buy a sack of hot peanute or corn, any old time THE AGONY IS OVER Now that the election is a thing of the past and the sun is reflecting- the radiance of peaceful prosperity upon the coun try once more, it behooves you as an appropriate Thanksgiv ing offering not only to feast upon the bird of prey, but to "make hay while the sun shines" and talk "turkey" and clothes with us. As a fitting tribute to the day and date, we offer the fol lowing Toast: Here's to the popular Bird of Prey, the Martyr of Thanks giving day. Here's to to the Clothing Store of this town, known by its good values given in every burg and town around. Here's to those who know the worth of Gilbert & Co.'s good Clothes, the best on earth. The Chief Magistrate of our great and glorious Nation designated Thursday, November 24, as a day of feast and thanksgiving. The occasion affords us the opportunity and pleasure of thanking you for your manifestations of loyalty to our Clothing flag, the appreciation of which has been made apparent through our constant endeavor to please and sat isfy. We pledge ourselves to continue along these lines, to maintain steadfastly the high standard of our merchandise and to otherwise render such service as will merit your thanks and unrestricted confidence. With an abundance of thanks for what we have received and what kind fate may have in store for us through the prestige of your influence, we beg to remain, with wishes for many Tiappy returns of the day, GILBERT & OO. THE CLOTHIERS, Oregon, Ma or I WE ip you pop DENTIST J. c. East Side Sguare, Powell Building, OREGON, MISSOURI, Office Hours: to 5:00 p. m. 'Phone 72. 3:00 to 11:30 a. hi. 1:00 C. M. Haines, working on the grading gang on the railroad was in Forbes Tuesday of thie week Nov. 22. 1904,and a young man named as.Guyer, thinking Haines was drinking, made the remark "that fellow don't look good to me." No sooner bad the remark been made, when Haines drew a large knife, and began slashing away at young Guyr. He took off a piece of the young man's ntck tie, and cut his vest and coat anu as the young man started to run his coat tail and his pants ever the hips recived some ugly cuts. Fortunate ly for the young man none of the blows with the knife penetrated the flesh, but a goodly portion of his garments resemb resembled a bunch of shoe strings. A warrant was sworn out and Deputj Constable Chappelear went down and arrested Haines and in default of bail he was lodged in jail. His prelimary set for next Monday, 28th, before Squire Rostock. It is never too late to do good. It. sometimes will happen to the poor news paper publisher, ;hat an interesting item will get completely away from him. This is what bappened to ub recently, and we offer our apology under the cir cumstances to our young friends, Ar thur Petree and wife. Mr. Petree and Miss Bernice Richards wer married in St. Joseph, oo Wednesday, November 2nd, 1904, Rev. Petree, the- groom's brother, officiating The groom was until a few months ago reeiding in Ore gon, in the practice of law, but is now with Bartlett Brothers, the loan agents Harry Thuma, of Tburman. Iowa, was the guests of his parents here, the first of the week. Special for Saturday; 50c Tam O'Shanters, all colors, 39c. Kreek & Hasnbss. E. S.Jackson says that by the time ly arrival of Strother Bragg, the veter inary, he still has his mare, that other wise would doubtless have died. Clark Forney, a son of Mrs. Abe Loucke, of near Maitland, was elected treasurer of Fail River count, Dakota, at the recent election. He -went to that for 5 i country several years ago. George F. Seeman, the grocer, has not been fishing or hunting for over a week, but he is throwing his money Hway. just the same at the store. He just knocked in the head of a barrel of homemade kraut it's fine and you will miss it if you do not try it. A message was received here Tues day, Nov. 15, 1904, by relatives announc ing the death in St. Louis, of Hon. Ira Buzick, a brother of Mrs M. Houson. The death was sudden and unexpected. Mr. Buzick was a former resident of this place, and in 1874 was elected as representative from Hok county to the Missouri Stale legislature. Mr. Buzick was h-re a few months ago on a visit. Mound City News. Last Saturday night, Nov. 12, 1904, C. E. Bennett's grocery store was en tered by a burglar or burglars, who broke roth money drawers open with the aid of the stove Doker, and took what money there wa6 iu the drawers, t It is time to pay your city amounting to less than SI in pennies, i The City Collector, Lin Carroll, can An unsuccessful attempt was made to : found at Bert Saai's barber onen the sfe. and as nothing else was SELL GRAND PRIZE SHOES The Shtes we sell -DIAMOND BRAND SHOES-won tke Graad , Prize (Highest Award) at the Worli's Fair-iMt the 8iificaat thing is that the Shies that Peters Shae Co. showed the International Jury of Awards were not the fancy freak styles made merely for display, to show what they could do. but were regular lines of DIAMOND BRAND SHOES, precisely like we have here ready for yoar feet. DIAMOND BRAND SHOES ARE BEST THE GRAND; PRIZE PROVES IT And it proves that our styles are the latest, the materials the best, the workmnnship the finest. ! . In a nutshell it proves that DIAMOND BRAND SHOES are the Shoes for you to buy, and here is the place to buy them. LET US SHOW YOU SOME OF THE NEW THINGS JUST IN bL FITTS-BUNKER MER. CO. OREGON, HO. i Charley Harris, of St. Joseph, a former Oregon boy, was renewing old f iends here. Tuesday. taxes. be shop, and . invites all taxpayers who have not paid, Charles Markt. of Burnda; Nebr., . was over for h few days :bis week, visit ing his family. Charley Bennett, who has been vi6it- incr horn fnp anvornl xoaItc rct.nrnt-d t.flis week to Horton, Kas. Esquire Jacob King, of this city, missed from the store.it is evident that , to call and eettle. j entertained hie brother, Simon i ?liing the burglar was after cash only. The o;nn(, f ho ew inn n- smnn of Bethany, for a few daye last w4k. same nignt the Burlington depot was . . . b e a ,ittIe broken in. A box of dry goods consigned to the Meyer-Fuller Mercantile Com j pany was pried open and two dozn J pairs of socks taken therefrom. .No other articles were missed. The cash drawer was broken into but no money had been left iu the till and the tickets and mileage books which the drawer contained were unmolested. There is no clue to the marauders but it is the general opinion that in neither instance was it the work of professionals. Mound City News. -C. D. Zook, wife dA daughter. "daffy " Don't know why, but we do Mary, Alma Uurry and aaognter, anna4. know that he has stocked up from cellar ! were in Kansas City, this week. End at- to garret with everything you can imagine in the grocery line He wants you to call and see him says that he will make it worth your while. ended the foot ball game betweec Mi--ouri and Kansas. A. H. Greene says that he i making calculations to burn 2T0.000 or uk nt-xt ,t.i,- c . , year, and last week c-.ntiacteo. for loO Mrs. W illiam Stewart and child and ' , -i . t ,- , . . ' cords of wood. Ab uncersUr dc the In k a Miss Fo-ter had a most narrow escato . , ... , ... , . , . . ,. . j , . it is done with, and will place upon the from losing their lives on Mondav of ! , . , . , . - , --The ninth unnual Chrisanthemum show has gone into history and on tho I ages of the records of the Oregon Chrysanthemum society will be written: "another success." Oregon is fortu uate in having so many enegetic, eutbu astic women, who maintain three club organizations, the Woman's union, the P. B. O and the Mum Society. All of these exert a refining and elevating io Huence in our community and have done so much for our young people. The show this year was up to the standard in numbers shown a9 well as beauty in of St. Joseph. The bride was born and ! flowers. raised in Oregon, where she grew to magnificent womanhood, and wa9 ever popular with a larue circle of young people. The groom was also equally show and added greatly to the pleasure popular with the young men and old ! Df the occasion. The bazaar feature was ones too, and there is no reason why 1 an innovation, and the booths were so The arrangement of the room was an improvement we thin over previous years. An orchestra furnished the music during each evening of the 1 this week, Nov. 21st, 1004. Albert Kub- kel and James Riley were driving along the highway towards the Peter Gal breath place. Behind them at seme distance c.ime Mrs. Stewart and party driving a team to a buggy. About, the time the former reached the foot of the Seyfer hill, they discovered the team of the latter coming toward them at a fu rious gait they were running away as the screams of the ladies indicated. Thc roadway at this point is very nar row, so narrow that it will not admit of the passing of teams. On came thn maddened team and just as they were about to come in contact with the ad vance vehicle, Mrs. Stewart succeeded in guiding the team into the high em bankment at the road side. Ine con- they should not be as happy as happy can b?, and we are sure none wish them more happiness and the fullness of the pleasures of this life than does The Sentsnkl. Mr. Richards and son, Eari, and daughter, Lois, were present and witnessed the ceremony. arranged as to be quite attractive. Toe prize winners were: Mrs.G. W. Cum mins, largest flower; finest yellow and finest white. Mrs. Malinda Marsh, the finest pink and best collection. Mrs. Lena Rostock, the finest red. Robert Proffit, of Nodaway town ship, has been having a time to get help in gathering his corn, so od Tuesday November 22, bis wife pjeetted him with a fine 6on, and strange as it may seem, the little fellow brought his husking peg with him. All interee'ed doing well. Captain Richmond P.HobsoD has fre quently strained the lines of fiee cpeech and privileged conduct, but he went far beyond the pale of indulgence when, in a recent Indiana speech, he declared: "I predict the downfall of thie n: m (President Roosevelt), if not now, at some future time, ic & more tragic man ner.'' A man who can Hpeak in that stvle of the head of the government to tact broke the pole and the momentum j which he owes his education and cum was so great as to throw the buggy - mission should be carefnl to abstain high in to the air, throwing the ladies from any act that would place the pub-' out and the buggy overturning fell upon lie under obligations to regard him an a them. The team became detached ( hero. from the ehical. With the assistance; : of Messrs. Kunkel and Riley, the ladies' . were extricated. When they got them j Burlington Fair Bates. 6e!ves together, remarkable as it may The Burlington Route is celling seem, trot a bone was found broken, but A trI it.i.Bte th St. Louis Fair i Lie nciu IQUIT UI kUC Ullliu uvr- , , eve? received onlv a slight scratch for D 98,0 the face. daily, except Fridays and Saturdays.