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w Zi Hh & h, C1" The Bad River News Published every Thursday at PHILIP, STANLEY CO., S. D —BT TILE HEWS PRINTING and PUBLISHING A. W. PREWITT, Manager. ALVIN WAGGONER, Editor. KnUrad Second CIms matter March 37, •M U ttM pof .office at Philip, South Dak COUNTY DIRECTORY Tmnnr- Byron L. Clow A^ltor- Chas. M. Price Sheriff— Geo. Huston iNMirot D#edi- John A. McKillip Clerk of Couru— A. C. Bicketts •not. of School®— Grace A. Reed •tataa Attorney- Julius H. Johnson Cooaty Judge— H. M. Dinsmore SttMTOf' Roy H. Townsend Frank L. Norr Oorooer- Dr. Clyde C. Winter Comml—lonra— 1st dist., Will HopktM 2nd dist., Eb. Jones 3rd dist., Thomas H. Tolton 4th dist., F. E. Morrison 5th dist., W. O. Hopkins PHILIP TOWNSHIP Supervisors— F. E. Morrison S. R. Reber R. F. Robinson Clerk— W. L. Church Treasurer— A. W. Prewitt J. J. Berry Road Overseers— A. T. Waddell, Dist. No. 3 Joe Pete, Dist No. 2 Dennis Fahey, Dist. No. 4 J. W. Airey, Dist. No. 1 jJuatloss of the Peace— John Dunlevy E.F. Walden F0WN OF PHILIP Trustees Frank M. Rood H. A. Kumm J. D. Rainey Clerk— A. 8. Anderson irer— Frank S. Schwartz iscseor— Will R. Walpole rustics of the Peace— E. H. Banks Eanhall— Claude Ramsey [Fire Protectioa Again We wonder what has become of I fbhe proposed waterworks system fNo* very long ago we were assur-1 by thoee in authority that the I would have a water system quick. When we made a) remark* in theee columns re-1 ^arding the subject a cruel editor harpoon was thrown into our i ptSariag Utah, and it was suggest •d aaaong other things that we woefully ignorant concern-! the law governing this matter, jual to enlighten us in this re-| Iht statement was made that trtir system could be under-1 mitt after the tax asesas fortkis year was oompletod Utelday «a have treasured wiadom, so grata ^athiag of price-1 Mltelffc we bav» al-[ I o a s i§' atetenent iBrfwHtiri! ira bave aooeptedl from the not to bel In the very pleasant cream, please you. your to «f Utel hh 'v« ferv iVv To the People of Philip and Vicinity! B6SSZ2^CJK.E'- .1 COLLIERS NEW STORE it is with pleasure that we feel and will say that we hope to make Philip our future home. When looking over the country for a location, traveling from Mrnphis, Tenn., to South Dakota, we were more impress ed with Philip and its people than any place on the lines of rail road that we traveled, and was not long in deciding that we would like to east our lot with the Philip people. My occupation for the past fifteen years being in the line of successful merchandising, I hope to continue that line in this new country, and apa pleased to say that on SAT,, AUGUST 28 I WILL OI'EN THE NEW STORE COLLIER'S Opposite the North-Western hotel, and cordially invite All in visit with us, (if only for a few minutes), and look through our entirely new line of merchandise then we feel that you will come again. Our store room is small, though our stock is complete in most every line and we will take pleasure in showing you thru. Our Dress Goods latest novelties—we believe they will bring a smile when you see them, though we hardly think your admiration would be attracted to this line alone.. You should see our nice Linens in Ladies' Dress Goods, al" so for the dining room. Then we will show you some beauti ful lunch cloths. The nice things in our dry goods line are so numerous we fear that we would overlook some of the special things we would like to show you, so we wish you woutd ask to see our line of lace curtains, window netting) white and ecru—these are pretty goods,) portiere cloth and their beauty does not exceed their quality), pillow shams, some beautiful couch pillows, ladles* handkerchiefs, umbrellas, combs, barrettes, hair rolls, collar, collar stays, belts and belt buckles, the nicest things in hat thing in the Jet dress buttons«*-our line of dress buttons Our Shoe Department This well assorted line ofmerchandise is due to arrive this week in time for our Saturday's opening. In the ladies' ware, we feel that we cam give comfort and style to the most particular one. We always think of the babies and little folks, and we hope to make them laugh with joy for the pretty wad comfortable shoes we have bought for them. Our MSn's Shoes Are something splendid in style and quality, at a price to suit the customer. However, our S6.00 line is as high as we bought. Don't forget to look through our line of shoes. Men's dress shirts, collars, ties, suspenders, handkerchiefs, half hose, umbrellas and other things too numerous to mention, Our Grocery Department we will show you when you come in to see us. We are also in the grocery business with a pretty well as. sorted stock for our opening day, and think well have most anything you want but our groceries will be arriving for at least three weeks before we can get our stock completed with the moat atepi* to the greatest delicacies. We hope to have grocery order every morning when we have this line fully optftid. Gome in and see us. We would like to get acquainted with j**. Remember the place in F. COLLIER colors- pins, and the most up-to-date western Hotel will to Oli*?w You »**», ran i:ti' ii :w lie.1 protection teas badly need* Again we paus in our ignorance for farther en iighten ment., The poiut of the situation, how ever, lies in the simple fact tha nil these fire-trap towns have to iturn up once or twice before the people awake to their need of fir® protection. After a lire or two* i i,nd the consequent dilliculties en i ountered in settling with insur ance companies. the people usually et a water system. This was the istory of Pierre, and of a large i umber o Dakota towns. It perns to us, however, that the en lerprise of our citizens is such iat we might avoid a like disaster And be it understood, we pray,, aat we are prompted by no self ih or personal motive in hammer ig away at this water problem* *Ve wish that the town could gt n for a hundred years]]without re protection and npt encountef i fire, but we are sure that it can not, and simply, in the course of "Ur duty, as a newspaper we are impelled from time to time to re ur to this already threadbare sub ject- As what we say is s a i without any criticism of our town board. We believe that there is no sufficient demand for (ire pro tection from our people, or else they would get it. Politics will be a going in old Stanley one of these days soon. We hear rumors and hints of dire things that will be doing, just as -oon as the ^spirants for office get their guns unlirnbered. A report has been current lately that a new land office will be es tablished at Cottonwood, and that our old friend Chess Leedom it plated for the position of register. The report, however, thus far lacks confirmation, though we hope it is true. GAS Bat LAND ft Jii.t.V iluro.au!. How can Senator Crawford be so spitefully unkind after our R. M. Williams made that trip to Washington and labeled so earn estly in his efforts to give those Washington fellows something "to base the claims of Philip up- GB." fat Hogs Wanted We will pay $6.00 per tatdred for hogs. 24tf City Meat Senator Lodge's Son Dead. Tuckernuck Island. Mass., Aug. Former Trolley Upatts Woman Killed. Pittsburg, Aug. 24.—One state troop was killed and eight other persons more or less severely injured, when a West View park car turned turtle on a horseshoe curve near the Ohio never, in Allegheny. i There has been some delay in deciding upor the places of regis tration for the Cheyenne opening. Senator Crawford says there is nothing upon which to base be claims of towns that assume to the Grapple for Drowned Women. Burlington, Iowa, Aug. 24.—Search for the bodies of Mrs. Jordan and Mrs. Conover, of Mount Pleasant, and Edward Lee, of Burlington, who were drowned in Friday night's carnival ac oident, continue unsuccessfuL We Carry the Largest Line of Autos in this Part of the State $2*.000.00 Stock of Tires«rAll Sizes, 'Three Carloads of Automobiles on Hand Buicks Fords Franklins Write or Thooe for Supplies and Prices. Be sure to call and ace us when in town/^arc always glad to tee you A z WISCONSIN own Market. The News makes a speciality of wedding stationery. Try us. TRADE MORAL—Joan of Arc tvas the only woman on earth able to resist a bargain adver tisement—and she's dead. If you've got a bargain in some thing. aaver i^e it to the wom iti this paper. 24. George Cabot Lod^e, won of United States Senator Henry Cabot. Lodge, and pricate secretary to his father, died suddenly from heart failure, sup erinduced by an acute attack of indi gestion. ill*. Lodge was 35 years old and a graduate of Harvard. A wiiEFW and three children survive him. Coroner Is Drowned. Eau Claire," Wis., Aug. 24.—Leopold Kontuch, 35. formerly coroner of Eau Claire county, was drowned while bathing in Log pond. It is believed he was stricken by heart disease. Pro longed efforts to resuscitate him fail ed. He is survived by a family. Mexican City Fire Swept. Mexico City. Aug. 24.—Fire destroy ed property in the business center of Monterey to the value of about $1,500, 000. The whole business section of the city was threatened, but escaped destruction largely because there was no wind. Our New Fall Line of Collegian Is here for your inspection. Call and look them over. Suits from ,00 FARMER RELEASED. Went to Warn Kalaer and Held, JL!# by Imfnigrant Officials. NeW York, Aug. 24.—Karl ^SfftfTer, 65 years old, who has lived In Mil waukee, Wis., (or 80 years, but recent ly went to Germany to Inform the po lice, as he said, of an anarchist con spiracy he had unearthed in this coun try against the German emperor, who released from Ellis Island, where he bad been detained for observation $$ his sanity. He left for Milwaukee l|t once. Although he had lived In America for 30 years, Neisser has not taken out naturalization papers, preferring to draw the German pension to which the was entitled as a veteran of the 'fe'i»fi*0-Prusslan war. J||me Warden Hurt In Let' tied Wing, Minn., Aug. 24.—R. C. Richtman, of Maiden Rock, former deputy game warden of Wisconsin, mot with an cacident near Diamond Bluff, while operating his speed boat. He was working ever the engine and in some manner his right foot was caught in the set serews of the coup ling of the engine. The foot was bad ly wrenched and the toes mangled to such an extent that amputation was necessary. He was removed to St. John's hospital, where hi* injuries were attended to. o (So 13 ki [s„b OPTOMETRIST and NEUROLOGIST ,1 of Minneapolis, Minn., will be 0 Hotel, Philip, S. I). Saturday a®§ Sunday, August 28 and '29. Relieves all eye strain that causes cataract, blindness, red sore and inflamed eyes, headaches, dizziness, black and floating spots, nervousness, etc., without drugs or pain. Unexcelled by Ocular or Medieal Science. All cases thoroly examined under Bond's Skiascopy, revealing the slightest errors of refraction as well as any diseased or abnormal condition of the eyes. (Glasses made that will fit.) New lenses put in old frames if desired. Artiticial eyes. Con sultation free. to $35°° G, F, Moles & Son ONE PRICE CLOTHIERS PffillE, SOUTH v/1"