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The Sisseton weekly standard. (Sisseton, Roberts County, S.D.) 1892-1929, February 14, 1913, Image 5

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"Convict Life in the Ohio
Penitentiary," at the Unique
K. K. Bue and his nephew,
Peter Mullen, came down from
Wist Monday to deliver cattle to
Frank Whipple.
Claud Lurch was down from
Berthold. N. v., last week to
visit his mother and children.
He returned home Monday.
Capt. Steadman has been con
fined to the house for quite a lit
tle while. He is not exactly
sick, but is not well enough to
get out in rough weather.
First Rational Bank
of Slsseton, S. D.
Do your business with busi
ness men and you will du busi
Farmers' and
Safe Depository
Better Than All
J. A. KICKERT, Pres. H. S. MORRIS, V. Pres.
S. K. OLBERG. Cashier
AND mm
Chas. Perkins has recovered
from an attack of the grip.
Judge Knight was at Ortley a
day or two this week on busi
Mrs. C. E. Andre of Vig was
in the city Saturday.
A daughter was born on Sat
urday to Mr. and Mrs. Wickert.
Mrs. M. Knappen spent Sat
urday and Sunday in Minneapo
Thos. Hovland was a caller
from One Road township Mon
Thomas Thompson has been
ailing the past week with an
tack of grip.
The 9 year old son of Will
Peter of Bossko dislocated his
hip last week.
Dan Knight came over from
Vehlen to spend Friday and Sat
urday with his family.
The Standard has just printed
a new supply of Summons blanks
for justices of peace for Roberts
county. They are sent post paid
for 35c a dozen. Send in your
Carving Sets,
Silver Knives,
Silver Forks
Everything in general hardware
Arthur O. Olson
A baby boy arrived Friday
night at the home of Vernon
Howard Babcock has been
Webster again this week
court business.
Nels Johnson took his son to
Aberdeen Saturday for an opera
tion for appendicitis.
The water pipes for draining
the basement of the Thompson
hardware store froze up last
week and caused considerable
Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Peterson
left last Friday night on an ex
tended trip to Milwaukee, Chica
go and other places. The trip is
to include both business and
Mr. and Mrs. Ben Eaton who
have been visiting with friends
and relations in this vicinity the
past four months left for their
home near Hinsdale, Montana,
this week.
Dr. Glasier was called to Buf
falo Lake a few days ago to look
after Mrs. Holm who fell down
the cellar stairs and fractured
several ribs. Mrs. Holm is 65
years old and the fall was a quite
a serious affair.
The banks and the court house
were closed Wednesday in
honor of Lincoln's birthday.
While a legal holiday in this
state Lincoln's birthday is not a
school holiday. Neither is
Washington's birthday.
E. M.
Ladies skirts pressed.
Prices from $IQ to $200
Record Cabinets
Mahogany $12.00,
Mrs. Dell Morrison, of Mar
shall county, left last week fo*
Pay nesville, Minn., where she will
visit her mother and other rela
Manager Chausse of the Star
theatre is constantly making im
provements at his show house.
The latest is a fine new curtain
—the very latest and best—and a
handy little stage.
The Star theatre put on a fine
entertainment Monday night,
when Pilgrims Progress was
given in four reels of pictures.
The story was told by Mr. Knapp
and Mrs. P. H. Brown and was
much enjoyed by a fair sized
The Brotherhood of American
Yeomen had a meeting Monday
night and initiated a class of 19
candidates. There is something
doing among the Yeomen here at
Sisseton and they expect to have
one of the leading orders in the
state of South Dakota. With
the interest the members are tak
ing they will doubtless have it
Advocates of dairying as an
industry suitable for the home
steader are pointing to the ex
ample set by William Enright, a
homesteader near Timber Lake,
who kept six cows, and an ac
curate record of their products,
and who states the six cows,
during the period from July 1,
1911, to July 1, 1912, brought
him in $400, or at the rate of
166.66 per cow per year.
in Quartered Oak or
$15.00, $25.00, $30,00
The Racket Store
BATS0N, Prop. The Store of Ton Thousand Bargains
A 9 pound boy was born Feb.
4th to Dr. and Mrs. Bobb at
Ethan, S.
Do not wish for a
Get it at
Thompson's Hardware
W. F. Carlberer, John Akre
and Dr. Brown have been attend
ing the auto show at Minneapolis.
Mrs. N. Wilcox returned home
last week from Ft. Dodge, Iowa,
where she had been visiting her
mother since Thanksgiving time.
The item in the Standard last
week which stated that Mrs.
Babcock and Mrs. Carlberg enter
tained on two occasions, should
have read Mrs. Marvick and
Mrs. Carlberg instead of the
way it was printed.
We Sell the Bi«t
Disk Grapbophones and Grafonolas
Mr. and Mrs. H. Kurrasch and
two children, Roy Aney, Carl J.
Rice, daughter and two sons
were up from Peever last Sun
day to attend the meetings at
the M. E. church, and were en
tertained by Sisseton friends.
M. E. Crockett has unloaded
eight cars of the choicest ice
from Big Stone Lake and has it
packed away for next summer.
The men had great luck with the
ice and had it all out of the cars
in three days.
Mrs. Clyde Thompson of Dry
Wood Lake township was
brought to this city Friday.
From here she was taken to
Ortonville where she is waiting
to know if an operation may
safely be performed for appen
dicitis. Her condition is very
serious, with small hope of re
Rev. John Eastman of the Sis
seton Agency, was in the city
Monday while on his way to
Sioux Falls. Mr. FWmfm has
served as pastor of the Good Will
Mission church on the Sisseton
reservation for the past six years
and is well and favorably known
to many of the pioneer citizens
of this dtj and county. Prior to
accepting the charge at the agen*
cy he served as pastor of the
First Flandreau Church, holding
the position for thirty years-Is
long period of service in behalf
of his race. Rev. Eastman in
formed us that his boys are doing
well and are still as enthusiastic
over base ball as ever. Milbank
fans will recall that George East
man was at one time a member
of the Milbank league team that
won the pennant a few years
ago.—Milbank News.
A Happy and Prosperous
is my hearty wish to all. To my patrons
I extend thanks for patronage and good
will in the past.
I take this opportunity to solicit
your future patronage.
C. J. Rice of Peever was
county seat visitor Monday.
City Auditor McKenna spent
Sunday with the home folks in
Grant county.
Mrs. Henry Helvig was called
to Iowa last week by the sickness
of her mother.
Miss Matilda Johnson, who
has been at Coleridge, Mont.,
for the past two years and a
half, is back for a visit with old
Sisseton friends. She also
brings greetings from Mr. and
Mrs. Lew Onstad to old friends.
A. M. Hartage of Summit was
in the city Monday on his was to
Sisseton. Mr. Hartage is a civil
engineer and has been appointed
county surveyor of Roberts coun
ty and will undoubtedly locate at
the county seat. He is a gradu
ate of an engineering school in
Germany and also attended
school in France.—Milbank
The court house "gang" on the
first floor got up a very pleasant
surprise for Mrs. Taplin, the
new deputy in the office of Clerk
of Courts Stevens. Friday was
her birthday and it was remem
bered by the others, who filed
into the office with a good sup
ply of candy and fruit and sever
al tokens of remembrance. All
had a good time and "congratu
lations" and "happy returns"
were offered.
aj A son was born Tuesday to
County Auditor Ray and wife.'
Mrs. Carl Schmidt of Luffman
fell on the ice Sunday and broke' terday on business,
her collar bone.
Miss Lena Strand, who has
been at various points in Canada
for the past four years, is here
for an extended visit with her
sister, Mrs. Julius Aasness.
The Universal Car
By the silence it keeps—the
Ford is known to those who
quietness is irrefutable evi
dence of inward rightneas. A
silent motor in a stalwart car—
the Ford contributes little to
the din of the highway.
Every third car is a Ford. Nearly
180,000 have been sold and delivered.
New prices—runabout $626—touring
car $600—delivery car $625—town ear
$800—with all equipment, f. o. b.
Detroit. Get particulars from Ford
Motor Campany, Michigan and Four
teenth Street—or from Detroit factory.
oats for sale—Swedish
J. N. Spackman. (34-tf)
Miss Tina Olson is spending a
few weeks at Browns Valley
with her sister.
Ole Stordahl and H. O. Bor
seth of Harmon were here yes-
J. W. Bar ring ton took in the
automobile show at Minneapolis
the first of the week.
Henry Otto came in from Boss
ko Tuesday to visit his daugh
ters and attend the revival.
Mrs. and Miss Oliver visited
at the A. A. Burch home in Min
nesota township Wednesday.
Olaves Myhre, clerk in school
district No. 2, Harmon, was a
county seat visiter yesterday.
A. W. Monson, national bank
examiner, is overhauling the ac
counts of the two national banks
in this city. He will find every
thing o. k.
The Socialists are preparing
for a lyceum lecture course of
five lecture to be given at the
Star theatre. The first one will
be on Friday night, Feb 21.
I am unable to have store open
the 15th as advertised, but will
open Wednesday, the 19th, with
a beautiful line of spring styles
of millinery. Miss McQuillen.
Ernest L. Barbour, the funny
little man, huomrist, reader and
impersonator, assisted by Miss
Erma Gilson in comedy sketches,
will be at the Unique Feb. 20-21
and give a fine entertainment.

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