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E.F. Hill. Eye sight restored. By Df: Brokaw eye specialist at Krueger's drug store Morris the 6th and 7th of every month. Painful head and eyes made painless. Prices always lowest, Judge of Probate Babe holas general term of probate'court on the first Monday of each month and special term each succeeding Mon day. Address or telephone Hancock WEATHtR AND CROPS. G. C. Thorpe, of Hancock, did not get good returns from durum wheat getting only 12 bushels to the acre wnile his blue stem went 24. He says he will not sow durum again. J. Decamp, of Stevens had 80 acres of durum wheat and 120 acres of blue stem. His arum yielded about 20 bushels to the acre and his blue stem 14. He is somewhat disappointed with durum, but will try it again He informs us that his neighbor Herbert Noithcott, raised 22 bushels of durum to the acre. Will Richards, on his farm north west of town, raised 528 bushels cf durum wheat on 48 acres. This is little less than 12 bushels to the acre but many spots were drowned out He is undecided whether or not to try it again. Hugh Hughes, of the town Morris did not raise any macaroni wheat, but raised a good crop of blue stem. In discussing the question which wheat to raise, he said Geo. S Brown, who owns three •quarters in Framnas, brought us in some fine samples of corn yesterday that was raised from the same seed as the corn on his farm nesr Spencer Iowa. Mi. Brown used the same seed just to see what the results would'be, and how the corn raised here and that raised in .Iowa wouk compare. The test is entirely sat isfactory to Stevens county, for Mr Brown says there is no noticeable difference between the two. MORRIS flARKETS. Corrected Today by H. O. Eames Wheat, No. 1 new 74c Wheat, No. 2 71c Wheat, No. 3 67c Macaroni 63c Oats 23c Barley 25-30c Flax- 83-87c WE HAVE YOUR Have a good one at any price and in any style that you want. Every one of them is brand new. No use telling you how com fortable they are, but v/e do claim they are the strong est hammock made. They are built more for service than show, but you will be wholly pleased with their appearance, and also with the lotv prcies at DRUG STORE o a N e w s a n o e n Enquire of Mr Mrs. \1 Jones, who has been visit ing at White Rock, N. D., returned Thursday. 4'It true thai our blue stem is somewhat run out, but rather than ra:se durum I thought jt better to change my seed. So I got my seed from Man kato, and have a good crop, tho can't say just what it is because havn't threshed yet. Change of seed is what we need, and seed brought from the south is always better than seed brought from the north. Now, who'll build an opera house? Made in Morris None better The Big Stone cigar. Furnished room to rent. Enquire of Mrs. J. A. Ringness, in Burpee house. Mrs. John Larson, of Grove City, is visiting her daughter, Mrs. J. A Ringness. O. Lampland. travelling auditor oi the Lampeit Lumb9r Co., spent Thursday here. Rev. F. M. Wright was in town the first of this week. He seems to be quite improved in health. If you attend Mankato Commer eial College your fare will cost you nothing. Send for particulars* Mrs. John House returned" from her visit with friends and relatives in Milwaukee on Wednesday evening. We have a few Kimball Pianos that we will close out at less than manufacturer's prices. Terms to suit. Stone & Munro. Alden Dickenson was in Morris Thursday calling on old friends He is ho longer connected with the International Harvester Co. M. B. Lord returned yesterday from a trip to Montana. He pur chased 500 more sheep which will be fatt?ned on the Spooner farm north of tbwn. If you really wish to sell your farm, get your prices and terms right, then list your land with W H. Reker, 540 Enaicott Building, St Paul. Minnesota. Wanted, Compositors—$18perwk. non-union, Permanent position to competent men in St. Paul. Apply at once. St. Paul Typothetae, Ger-, Am. Bk. Bldg. 4t 38 The Morris Missionary Union will meet next Friday afternoon at .3 o'clock with Mrs. Frank Shepard A 10 cent lunch will be served. All ladies are cordially invited. Send for our neat little circular telling all about those fine fluffy Rugs mado from old ingrain and brussels carpets. MPLS. CARPET & RUG FACTORY, 112 4hSt. N, Minn eapolis Minn^ Mrs. E. P. Watson will return to MerriamPark next week in order to make a home for her three daughters Mabel who is teaching, Edna who is a stenographer, and Bessie who is attending Hamline. Geo. S. Brown and Olof Benson from near Speucer, Iowa, have been here this week. Mr. Brown is the owner of three quarters near Theo Linstad, and is very well satisfied w'th his investment in Stevens County dirt, The regular meeting of Elizabeth Reem Circle, Ladies of the G. A. R. will be held at 2:30 p. m. Tuesday afternoon, October 3rd at Linne's Hall. A 10 cent lunch will be served. All members are requested uo be present. Sara Mumbleau, President. On Thursday morniug, an 8 months old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mat Casey, who formerly lived in this county but now live neur Glenwood, was buried from the Catholic church. The child died on Monday of this week. Mr. and Mrs. Casey have the sympathy of many old friends here in their bereavement. The Christian E jdeavor Society of the Congregational church have engaged Spafford the cartoonist, humorist and instrumentalist for an entertainment here Friday evening Oct. 13th. Spafford is one of the four successful platform cartoonists, and that he is appreciated by those who have seen him is shown by ex tracts printed elsewhere. Mr. Norman Smokstad and Miss Hazel Eddy were married by Dr. J. C. Shelland on Wednesday, Septem ber 27th. The groom is one of the industrious and reliable young men of Hancock, who came there a year or two ago, and has been employed in an elevator there. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs, Homer Eddy, and has been one of the best of Stevens county's teachers. Many friends, with whom The Tribune joins, extend congratulations. Mr. and Mrs Smokstad will live in Hau ock, near her parents. Fifty Years the Standard VWCft CREAM BAKING POWDER A Cream of Tartar Powder lade From Grapes No Alum H. B. Lund, practical watch maker. Smoke the Big Stone cigar. It made in Morris. TheEpworth League will serve 15 cent supper next Friday evening at the home of Mrs. Walter Borril frotfi 5 to 8 o'clock. The Chiistian Endeavor Society of the Congregational church held a very pleasant social at the church parlors last evening. Mike Griffith, of West Concord Minn., is here visiting his parents Mr. and Mr9. Pat Griffith, and other relatives and friends. Marrage lice uses were issued this week to Gilman Hanson, of Pope county, and Emma IT Dahl, of this county, an also ,o Harry E Clark and Belle Ben net, both of this county. The state Congregational Associa tion will meet next Wednesday at Winona. Dr. and Mrs. Shel land and Miss Gertrude Darling have been elected as delegates from the local church. Dr. Amos Leuty and Dr. O. C. Nelson, the dentist, will move the first of the week from the Postoffice block to the rooms over Stebbins store now occupied by L. Dreves kracht. Mr. Drevesfcracht will move to the rooms jusl across the hall. Mrs. P. F, Church has received 000 fnm the supreme tent o the Maccabees, in which P. F. Church carried insurance to that amount. The promptness with which the claim was paid speaks well for the order, the draft oeing received here just a week after the proof was sent. Charley Chriftopherson will move his restaurant the first of the week to the pleasant rooms in the Harris building formerly occupied by the Royal Cafe. P. H. Keough, who nas occupied the rooms with his pool and billiard parlor, is having the adjoining two offices thrown together for use. E. J. Lehman lias also moved, taking the office oppo site the barber shop. W. C. Bicknell and H. C. Olsou were in St. Paul the first of the week attending the meeting of the grand lodge Knights of Pythias as dele gates from Morris lodpe, No. 108 Harry Olson was honored by being elected grand master at arms, one of the best offices at the disposal of the grand lodge. The honor comes to Knight Olson not only because he is a member of Morris lodge which is one of the best lodges in the state, but also on account of the interest he has always taken in building up the order. OASTOR-TA. £ean the The Kind You Have Always Bought Signature of THE MORRIS TRIBUNE. SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 1905 is Ferd Johnson is spending this week in Chicago on business. For rent or sale:—My 8-room h^use near court house. Julius Zabu. A daughter was born to Mr. and Mrs. Earl Kruzen, living east of Morrison Tuesday, September 26t I W. L. Colyer is prepaiing to put down a cedent walk in front of his jfive lots adjoining his undertaking office. Dr. O. C. Nelson goes to Hancock on the loth and 16th and consequent ly his Morris office will be closed on those days. Helge Peterson is going around with his arm in a sling, the result of a fall from a ladder at the fire Monday night. THE COUNTY FAIR. Creditable Exhibit i*lade of Corn And Cattle. The Stevens county fair this year was considerable improvement over what it has been in the past and in dicates what could be done toward making the fair a really important event for the people of the county In the Good building were the ex hibits of vegetables, grains, etc., as well as the ladies' work and educa tional exhibits. In the rear rjom was an excellent showing of poultry While all the exhibits were ex cellent, yet those that attracted the most attention were the fine exhibits of corn and Jfruit in the building and the exhibit or stock in the temporary stalls across the street. The principal stock exhibits were the shorthorn exhibit from| the poor farm, and the shorthorn exhibit from the Crocus Valley'stoskj farm, owned by E. J. Jones All were interested in these two shorthorn herds of registered stock, and Mr Smith and ^r. Jones"are^to be con gratulated and thanked for ""the caie they took in displaying these cattle Even so small a fair as «the Stev ens county fair is, ^entails |consider able work on the part |of those hav ing it is charge, especially when au attempt is being made toj make the fair bigger and better. Much credit is due to the jeesent officers Maguire, ST Wheaton and CRC Johnson for the effort they have expended in Jmaking this year s fair the- succoss it was. First Clover liuller Bought. L. D. Perkins purchased from Stone & Munro this week a clover huller, and Mr. Stone informs us that this is the first one to be bought in the county. Heretofore farmers have had no way of raisingjtheir own seed as they had no facilities for threshing it, and accordingly clover seed has com maud ed fancy prices. The introduction of this clover hul ler, by the way, is one of those "signs of the times" th».t shows bow the methods of farming here are gradual® ly changing, and crops are becoming more diversified. The First Killing Frosts. As frost continues to hold off, the date of the first killing frost in past years will be of interest. Observer Wheaton furnishes us the following data, with the explanation that some years there have been light frc^ts be fore the date given, but these dates are those of the first frost that is known as "the killing frost." 1886, September 5. 1887, September 23. 1888, September 29. 1898, October 15. 1890, September 13. 1891, October 7. 1892, October 8, 1893, September 16. 1894, September 17. 1895, September 23. 1896, Septemper 19. 1897, October 9. 1898, September 1. 1899, September 28. 1900, September, 17. 1901, October 2. 1902, September 12. 1903, September 16. 1904, September 21. Thomas Kelly died undeJ pecul iarly sad circumstances on Monday morning. He had been arrested on Friday evening for drunkenness, and was lodged in the county jail pendiug a hearing. The old gentle a a has been unfortunate since coming to this country three or four years ago, and his misfortunes so weighed upon him that he became irresponsible about a year ago, and was sent to Fergus Falls. After being discharged from there,his sons have paid his board in this county, while his wife has been living with aer people at Carlton, 111. Besides ^is wife, he leaves two sons, Harry L, of Chicago, and C. J., of Two Harbors. Neither was abie to be present* at the funeral, tho the latter was prevented at the last moment, and so defrayed the expenses and left the burial in charge of Under taker Colyer. The funeral was held from Mr. Colyer's untertaking rooms Wednesday morning, Father JoneB conducting the service. Do you know where you are Buy one of those Victor 1200 lb scales from Stone & Munro and find out, Thsy don't cost much. My old house for rent. Inquire at my new residence. Fritz Bucken line. $ •fw. •3» "ft Mrs. W Cooley entertained about 60 of her friends most de lightfully on Wednesday afternoon. The weather was most pleasant that d*\y, and the guests availed them selves of the lawn and porches of the Cooley home. The orchestra was present and furnished delight ful mjisic during the afternoon The particularly interesting feature of the gathering was a contest in the recog nition of public men with heads aud bodies interchanged. At this Mrs. Harris won first prize and Mrs. Pierce second. Dainty refreshments were served. The Morris opera house, the pro perty of the Good esiate, burned on Monday evening. The fire was discovered shortly after nine o'clock, and at that time had gained such headway that there was no chance of saving the building The fire department did wonder fully good work in confining the fire to the opera house aliho it is sui lounded by wooden buildings and there was a strong wind blowing. Nothing is kno»vn as to.lLe ^origin of Do You Bum Coal? I Wt don't keep it We sell it LAMPERT LUnBER CO. flark Watson Mgr. ?/•. fl Is technical training for the work in which you want to succeed. The I. C. S. can help you mount the other steps with ease. We train ambitious men or women, in spare time, for positions that pay well because special training is required for filling them. If you want to change your work, we can train you for a salaried position in your chosen profes sion, without loss of time from your present uncongenial occupation. v We can help you qualify, by mail, at small Expense, for any of the following positions Mechanical Engineer Mechanical Draftsman Electrical Engfc 'Seer Electrician Civil Engineer Surveyor Mining Engineer Sanitary Engineer Architect Architeetural Draftsman Sign Painter Show-Card Writer Ad Writer Window Dresser Chem ist Ornamental Designer Bookkeeper Stenographer French, German, or Spanish, with Phonograph Commercial Law. Write TODAY, stating position that interests you, to INTERNATIONAL Correspondence Schools BOX 799, SCRAN TON, PA. OR CALL ON OUR LOCAL REPRESENTATIVE: Clyde F. Reicbert, ParK Hotel. Fergus Falls, A\ii)0. ITS -A. JOKE When you recall the worry aud trouble you have had before using our WftlTE PINE We Ijavo cftup'ete ftccl Lumber, Hardware, Lime, Cement and fenc it:g. The best woven \vir«» fence along the pike. J. RUMSEY REEVE LUMBER CO. PHONE 143 .... MORRIS, MINN. V- mm The First Step to Success the fire except that it started evi dently on the inside of the building near the etage. The building was insured for $1200. When the fire w.18 discovered, Elliott and E Hill, in huilditgs adjoining, were hastily moved out. As Mr. Hill's stock was out in the rain that night it was somewhat injured. Football. The Times of this week was wrong in stating that the Indian School defeated the Highschool last Satur day afternoon. The Highschool did not have a full team of tneir own players, and as they did not wish to give away their signals, they allowed the Indians to carry the ball during tbe entire game. In about an hour of actual play the Indians made aboi 8 touchdowns, The Highschool played tha first real game of the season with the Indian School Wednesday afternoon aud were deieated by a score of 15 to 5. This is a creditable showing cousidering that it is the first time this ear ihat the Highschool has had eleven men out. The te«m may yet turn out a good one, in spite of the dsfcouragemente it hus received. ^.4 v'A