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Valentine Democrat. (Valentine, Neb.) 1900-1930, August 27, 1903, Image 1

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4 ? "We call your attention to our large and complete
line of SPORTING- GOODS , as the hunting season ftft
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Our Line
Of Summer Shirts is complete. Our Ventilated Summer
Shoes for men E , E Z on the feet. They have a perfor
ated inner sole and air chambers to keep the feet cool.
. They're neat and the most perfect shoe made. We also
j have Ladies' , Misses' and Children's shoes to fit the
feet , Colonial Slippers and comfortable shoes for hot
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, * . & . 4R' Comfortable cooking. All through the summer your kitchen i >
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Jj General Hardware , Stoves and Eangg
| j 684 Iron Beds , Springs , Mattresses and a *
| * Furniture , windmills and Pumps , j
Piano Mowers and Eakes.
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Sole Agents for
Ale and Porter , And FRED KRUG'S BEER
Choicest Wines and Cigars ,
First-class line of Steaks , Roasts
Dry Salt Meats , Smoked
Chartered as a State iBank Chartered as a National Bank
June 1 , 1884. August 12. 1902 ,
Valentine , Nebraska.
( Successor to )
CAPITAL PAID IN A General Banking
$25,000. Exchane0 and
Collection Business.
C. H. CORNELL , President. J. T. MAY , Vice-President.
' M. Y , NICHOLSON , Cashier.
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Local Weather Record
U. 8. Department of Agriculture I
Weather Bureau f
Valentine , Nebraska , week ending 6 a , m , ,
August 20,1903 ,
Maximum temperature 06 degrees on the 20th.
Minimum temperature , 57 degrees on the 20th.
Mean temperature. 75 4 degrees , which Is 7 5
degree above the normal.
Total precipitation , 0.41 inch , which is 0 03 inch
below the normal.
Official in Charge ,
Fancy China at Mrs. Elmore's
Allen Sparks , of Cody , spent
several days at home the past week.
The Valentine Bottling Works
puts up the finest kind of soft
drinks. 17
John Bachelor moved his family
into town last week from his ranch
near Kennedy.
Stop at Quigley & Chapman's
and get a quart of Ice Cream for
the family. 2410
Max E. Viertel and daughter
Miss Lena were down from Crooks-
ton Monday , the guests of W. E.
Levi Sparks tells us that he has
sold a J. I. Case 32x54 threshing
machine and 14 horse power to
Wm. H. Mumford.
Notice the sale of Mrs. Nina
Wilson in this issue of the paper
set for Sept. 3rd. Friends and
neighbors should help to make this
sale a success.
Hon. Frank Eothleutner came
down to Valentine Monday to have
a tooth doctored that had become
ulcerated , causing his jaw to swell
up considerably.
Tracewell and Haley went up to
Cody last Saturday to cry the E.v
J. Ensley stock sale. On account
of so many people being busy hay
ing there was not a big crowd but
the stock brought a fair price.
Capt. Shaw's daughter and son-
in-law Ted Smith , from the reser
vation , are visiting him this week.
His two grand children expect to
remain with him for a while to
keep house for him and go to
Mr. and Mrs. N. B. Johnson , of
Tackner , Mo. , are here on a visit
for a month with their friends and
relatives. Mrs. Jonnson is a sis
ter of A. Kneeland. They lived
here several years ago and will be
remembered by their friends and
Editor Wilson , of the Spring-
view Herald , Co. Attorney DeVol ,
editor McFarland of the Lynch
Journal , Mr- Ware of Spencer ,
and Mr. Smith of Butte , visited at
our office Tuesday while in town
attending the republican judicial
Our friend Wash Honey of Wood
Lake was one of the delegates
Tuesday to the convention and in
formed us that a Mr. Kobinson , a
brother of Joe Eobinson , had died
of consumption at Wood Lake at
2 o'clock Tuesday morning. He
had been suffering from consump
tion for some time but it was not
thought that he was so nigh unto
B. J. Hoffacker , his sister Miss ]
Lavina Hoffacker , and younger 1
brother Edward , Miss * Frances ]
Fuller of San Francisco , Clint And
erson and wife and son Hay of j
Cody , came down Monday , stop-1 <
ping over Tuesday in town and j
from here went to Omaha Wednes
day where Miss Hoffacker , Ed
ward and Miss Fuller will take the
train for California next Sunday ]
to spend the remainder of the sea1 1
son. They have been visiting at
the ranch of Anderson & Hoffack
er since June. Mr. Hoffacker ac
companied them to Omaha and will
return after starting them safely i
on their journey. j
Mrs , W , A , Pettycrew
At Rest ,
Mrs. Adelia E. Pettycrew was
born in the state of New York
Sept. 6 , 1852. Two years later
her parents moved to Illinois and
in 1867 to Iowa. From there the
family moved to Cherry county ,
Nebr. , in 1885 where she has since
resided , the last eight years in Val
entine. She was married to David
E. Ajikeny and to this union was
born John C. Ankeny , now living
in Pa. She was again married to
W. E. Pettycrew , and to this union
were born Archie D. , Inez A. and
Floyd M. , all of whom survive her
as also her son in Pa , a sister jNIrs.
J. E. Pettycrew of this city and
a brother.
Mr. Pettycrew had taken the
train for Hot Springs Wednesday
night of last week in response to a
telegram from Dr. Ferguson that
she was very ill and while on the
train received another stating that
she had passed away. He brought
her home , starting from Hot
Springs Thursday night , reaching
here Friday morning and the f un-
; ral was held at the M. E. church ,
onducted by Eev. C. W. Ray as
sisted-by the S. & D. of P. , D. of
H. and Eebeckah lodges , Friday
afternoon at 3 o' clock. The church
was filled with people and a long
train of carriages followed to Mount
Hope cemetery where we laid her
away. Words cannot speak the
grief of that solemn hour when her
relatives and friends stood beside
her for the last time on earth.
Mrs. Pettycrew had enjoyed good
health until a few years ago when
she Became an invalid and though
she had gone back east to visit her
son last year in the hope of regain
ing her health and had for the past
two or three months been at the
Siloam Sanitarium at Hot Springs
under the care of Dr. Ferguson
where she thought she was improv
ing in health and was counting the
days until the end of the course of
treatment when she expected to
return home. Mr. Pettycrew had
written her that he would be there
to bring her home the following
Though it was generally thought
thatMrs. Pcttycrew's time on earth
was not long , her death was a shock
and a surprise to everyone just at
this time when she was thought to
be getting along so well.
A friend to the family at Hot
Spring writes of Mrs. Pettycrew ,
1 'She was the life of the place where
she was staying , so jolly , so full of
fun and so ready to do all that she
could socially that none of .them
supposed that she suffered very
much , yet she often told them she
was so homesick and longed to be
it Valentine again. " ( She wrote a
very cheerful letter to her daugh
ter Wednesday before she took
sick in the afternoon which was re
ceived Thursday morning after her
ileath. ) "After eating a hearty
: linner she was sitting on the front
steps at two o'clock waiting for
} he hack to go up town but sudden
ly became dizzy. They carried
ler to her room and worked over
ler faithfully until 9:30 : p. m. when
she died. I am sure that they did
ill they could to relieve her for she
seemed to be the favorite of all
/here / and all mourn her death. "
Indeed she was a favorite of all
, vho knew her , and no words could
speak more of truth than , "None
mew her but to love her. " Gen-
ile , loving , kind and always a lady
n life beautiful in death.
L. L. Anderson has been suffer-
ng from a swollen knee for 3 or 4
veeks and , has been taking a lay off
: rom his work as section foreman ,
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# 1 Heavy Mercerized Cotton Waists & >
J § White and Tan , handsomely embroidered. The season's Jj
J | swell waists § 4.00 to § 6.00gJ
4s ? ISlack Peau de Soie Waists & * .
J ? Well made , handsome waists of finest material , art de-J |
W sign § 5.00 to § 6.00 &
2 TaiFeta Silk Waists U
Vf { $ All colors. Dainty , pretty , serviceabl..64.00 and § 5.00 J 0 > '
S Silk Testings J
Black , white and all colors. Come in waist patterns only , jj
4 Every pattern different T5c per yard.
JR Silk Oxfords j *
All Colors . " S5c per yard.
J Voiles | J
43 Blue and black § 1.25 per yard , j '
Jjg Mercerized Oxfords 9 *
Very handsome § 1.25 per yard { ,
Heavy Weight Etamiues
4J Black , white and blue . § 1.75 per yard J >
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4 Wright and Ditson Tennis Balls 45c a piece , ii
Davenport & Thacher
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Out * Spring Goods \
are now in and we are prepared to figure' with you in any
thing you may need in our lines. We sell everything
kept in a first-class General Store at prices which are
right. If you are in need of any
Farming Implements
let us figure with1 you.
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Our Groceries
Are best for GOOD LIVING. You get satis
faction from Good Groceries and we get satis
faction in furnishing them. We give you the
best in quality at a price you are willing to pay.
jW. A. Pettycrew , General Merchandise.
Sweeps , Loaders and Bakes
And in fact everything needed in the hay field.
| Corn Harvesters , Shredders and Potato
Almost household necessities.
Eclipse Windmills , Gasoline Engines ,
Pumps , Cylinders and Well Pipe.
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Lumber for Corrals.
Lime , Plaster , Stucco and Hair when
you are building.
We want you to know that we hayve everything usually
kept in our line. Come in and feel at home.
L. 0. SPARKS , Manager.
If so you \vawt
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The place to get the beat Windmill , also pumps and Tanks.
First door south of the Oonoher House
Highest cash price paid for i&ides and Furs.
3 , MOON . . . Valentine , 1ST ebr

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