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The Sisseton weekly standard. (Sisseton, Roberts County, S.D.) 1892-1929, September 05, 1913, Image 5

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Mike Mead has been taking in
the Minnesota state fair this
Will Opsal and wife were over
from Britton for a Sunday visit
with relatives here.
Oscar Swenumson will leave
Monday for Northfield, Minn.,
to resume his studies.
Miss Rose Thompson left the
first of the week to attend
Granger business college at Aber
Dr. Hay left Tuesday noon for
Alton, 111., to attend a chiroprac
tic convention. Later she will
go to Davenport, III., and will
return home about the 15th of
this month.
Miss Minnie Thompson, deputy
county treasurer, resumed her
duties at the court house Tues
day after a vacation of a month.
Miss Agnes Sateren is also em
ployed in the treasurer's office.
Dr. Glasier reports that the
little three-year-old son of Ar
thur Westby of Long Hollow
fell from a wagon last Sunday
and sustained a broken arm, the
bones at the elbow joint being
badly crushed.
Mrs. L. S. Babcock and Mrs.
Judkins will serve a 15c tea at
the home of Mrs. Judkins Wed
nesday afternoon, for the benefit
of the Ladies' Aid of the M. E.
church. A program will be given
between 3 and 5 o'clock, after
which refreshments will be
served. A cordial invitation is
extended to both ladies and gen
People have been pouring in
to Miss McQuillen's furnishing
store this week to fit themselves
out with the latest style hat,
coat, dress or suit and they
have been more than pleased
with the unusually fine assort
ment in all these lines to select
from. Nothing like it anywhere
else in the city. Come in and
see for yourself.
First national Bank
of Sisseton, S. D.
J. A. KJCKERT, Pres. H. S. MORRIS, V. Pres.
S. K. OLBERG. Cashier
Most of the county schools
opened Monday.
The wife of Rev. Klevjord of
Effington is in very poor health.
Legal blanks at this office.
Fall goods are now in. The
Golden Rule.
John McKeever is spending
the week in Minneapolis.
Fresh osters every Thursday
at the Scandia restaurant. (11-13)
Did you see all those pretty
dress trimmings at the Golden
0. P. Rask returned home last
week, but has not buckled down
to hard work yet.
Seven teachers took examina
tions here last week for first
grade certificates.
Buy your tea, coffee and spices
at E. H. Robinson Bakery, where
you get premium tickets. (9-tf)
New suits, new coats are now
in. This is just the time to get
the coat or suit that you want.
The Golden Rule.
Miss Clara Axness left last
evening for her school work at
Ellendale, N. D. She will have
third grade work there.
A baby boy was born on Wed
nesday evening to Mr. and Mrs.
Bert Skjoneberg of Grant, at the
home of her mother, Mrs. Anton
Anderson, in this city.
Dr. F. J. Maw, Eye Specialist
of Milbank, S. D.. will be at the
Hotel Commercial on Oct. 2nd.
Dr. Maw comes well recommend
ed by the best citizens of Mil
bank. Adv.
David Peever resigned his
position at the Red Cross drug
store last Saturday night and is
now enjoying a short vacation.
In the course of a few days he
will leave for the government
school at Carlisle, Pa.
T. S. Osman is spending most
of his time of late on his farm
near Beardsley, Minn., and will
continue to be there for some
time, looking after the fall work.
Mrs. Osman says that South Da
kota suits her all right.
Game is said to be plentiful
this fall, and hunters likewise.
On Wednesday the number of
license issued at the court house
was up to 112. A St. Paul man
is the only "foreigner" to take
out a license so far. He had to
plunk down a good $15 for the
privilege of hunting here.
Jerry Donavan of Grant is a
Minnesuta state fair visitor.
Mrs. John Akre is spending
the week in Minneapolis.
Did you see all those new
dresses at the Golden Rule?
Sandy Gray and Fred Kelly
were up from Peever Saturday.
Dwight Preston returned last
Friday from a week's visit in
Mrs. S. E. Loveland was up
from Corona Friday to attend
the tent meetings.
Found—Purse and small sum
of money. Owner call and pay
for this advertisement.
Conductor Bingham has had
charge of the Sisseton run this
week, relieving Conductor Tice,
who is running on the main line
during fair week.
The rain of the past few days
has been of benefit to the farm
ers who are plowing, but crops
are nearly all past being in need
of any more moisture
The prettiest girl in Sisseton
wears R. &G corsets. She bought
them at Miss McQuillen's. These
corsets are made in New York
and are all the rage now. Price,
$1 to HZ-
Twenty furnished rooms for
rent by the day, week or month.
Practically modern, electric
lights, toilet and bath. The
Thompson House, over Thomp
son hardware store. (1-tf)
Do not fail to get our
prices on Home Goods. It
means money to you.
IOOO Bargains at
Miss Ruth Burpee who has
been visiting her aunt, Mrs. Bat
son left last week for her home
at Pine Island, Minn.
Chas. Strand, Frank Stauffer
and Jürgen Nau went to Minne
apolis Wednesday to attend the
Minnesota state fair.
Miss Alice Larson and John
Nebben of Peever were married
in this city on Tuesday, Justice
Prindiville officiating.
J. W. Roycraft has struck a
location for a barber shop at
Crosby, N. D. His household
goods, barber shop outfit, etc.,
were shipped from here Wednes
The ladies of the Presbyterian
church had planned for a picnic
on the Wilcox lawn for Wednes
day afternoon, but, on account
of the rain, were obliged to post
pone it until this afternoon.
P. R. Christenson finished
threshing on his farms in Lee
township last week and reports
that his wheat averaged 17
bushels to the acre. He also
threshed several acres of winter
rye which went 25 bushels to
the acre.—Wilmot Republican.
»5 £. M. BAT SON, Prop Sisseton, S. D.
For sale—A heating stove, a
range and a kitchen cabinet. In
quire of W. D. Wilson.
White bed spreads 89c at the
Golden Rule.
The campers seem to have all
returned from the lakes.
Get your paint at Ray's hard
ware storeand save money. (52tf
Misses Emma and Annie Aas
ness left Tuesday for Wahpeton,
N. D.
One of the best houses in Sis
seton for sale. See W. K. Mor
ris. (6tf)
0. J. Pederson of Effington
was a caller at the Standard
office Tuesday.
Clarence Hains of Enterprise
is taking in the sights at the
Minnesota state fair this week.
One of the best schools we
know of is the Sioux Falls Busi
ness College, Sioux Falls, S. D.
Send for their free catalog.
Andrew Dickison, working for
Paul Sievert, broke his ankle
Wednesday evening in a friendly
wrestling bout with a companion.
Mr. and Mrs. John Lewis left
Wednesday for their new home
at New Richmond, Virginia.
They are fine people and their
friends here hope they will be
happy in the sunny south.
Frank Hill of Appleton, Minn.,
former resident of Roberts coun
ty, accompanied by another gen
tleman from Appleton, were
here this week and purchased
two carloads of feeding steers
from F. W. Whipple.
Buy your harvest shoes at the Winter rye for sale, H. M.
Golden Rule. Schmidt, Route 4. (9-tf)
Everything in fall and winter Auditor Lien brought his fam
goods is now in at the Golden ily back from the lake last Satur
Rule. day.
New dress goods. You will
find the best selections at the
Golden Rule.
M. Dunser and wife and Miss
Hattie Rank were up from Peever
last Thursday.
Your choice of premiums with
baking powder at E. H. Robin
son's bakery. (9-tf)
Miss Irene Anderberg left for
Elbow Lake, Minn., last Friday
to teach the coming year.
The more you eat the ore
you want of E. H. Robinson's
doughnuts, pies, cakes, bread
and buns. (9-tf)
Maurice Schindler has been
busy the past week putting up
eave spouts and doing other tin
work on several residences in the
German settlement.
Frank Whipple purchased from
a Mr. McKinley, living north of
Luffmsn, last week, a bunch of
the finest Durham steers ever
seen in this county.
Mrs. Geo. Crosby and baby of
Sisseton who have been visiting
at Montevideo and Minneapolis
arrived here last Saturday and
will visit with her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. C. F. Porter, for two
weeks before returning to their
home.—Wilmot Republican.
The people who make this famous plow have been in the
plow business since 1842, and there are 68 years of
"knowing how" hammered into every one of them.
It Is the only plow »ade that hat a controlling rod that ia ftbftftlvteljr set*
a feature protected by patents. You don't have to handle the levers «heb
Baking a lure. The rear wheel is self-castoring, and requires no attention. The foot
raising and leicriag levers are the best ever devised. The frame 1s the strongest
ever put OB plow.
The Diamond was Introduced twelve years ago. It look the lead at the xery,.
start, and has been there ever since. We are selling It because it is the best made»'
It if to good that the manufacturers back it up with an u^vallflsd gmfiiiii
Thompson's Hardware
All of Up-to-Date Farm Machinery
Dr. Cook left yesterday for
Heated, furnished room to rent
Mrs. Peever. 10-tf)
Geo. Baxter of Wilmot was
here between trains yesterday.
If you have good land to trade
for a good house. See H. S- or
W. K. Morris. (6tf)
Miss Elsie Sateren left Friday
for Fargo, N. D., to resume her
work of nursing.
Mrs. Helvig and children re
turned the last of the week from
a visit with relatives in Iowa.
Two of Mrs. Heivig's sisters came
back with them.
The price of land in Roberts
county was not changed by the
tax commissioners, but was left
as returned by the board of coun
ty commissioners.
B. G. Knight and family de
parted yesterday for their home
in New York, after a pleasant
visit here. Judge Knight ac
companied them to Milbank.
W. L. Palmer living near the
Agency has rented the David
Overberg house and will take
possession about Oct. 1. Mr.
Overberg will go to Norway at
that time.
Mr. and Mrs. Will Sweedlund,
Mrs. Crockett and Miss Hay
autoed out to Effington last Sun
day afternoon. Rev. Leo Lake ac
companied them and held serv
ices in one of the school houses.
James Harrington, carrier on
Route No. 1, is taking a month's
vacation, and Harold Larrabee is
looking after the mail. Mr. Har
rington went to Minneapolis
Wednesday and will spend the
week at the Minnesota state fair.
Andrew Nordlund, living in
Sisseton township, was in the
city Wednesday, and reports
having threshed 200 acres of
wheat which turned out 18 bush
els to the acre. His oats went
25 bushels. His seed oats were
poor which accounts for the low
J. P. Croal, editor of the Sis
seton Courant, accompanied by
N. M. Hanson, of Pierre, deputy
commissioner of schools' and
public lands, were pleasant cal
lers at the Tribune office, last
Friday. Editor Croal plainly
stated that he was on his way to
Big Stone lake to take his annual
bath, as he has done for
many years successively, wheth
er he needed it or not.—Browns
Valley Tribune.
Furnished rooms to rent, with
or without board. Mrs. A. Wil
bur. (4-tf)
Found—A pair of spectacles.
Owner call and pay for thW
Peter Stavig and family autoed
over to Browns Valley and back
last Sunday.
Mrs. James McGee came home
Saturday from a visit with rela
tives at Summit
Mrs. Leo Lukanitsch and chil
dren are visiting in Minnesota
and North Dakota.
Mrs. H. D. Maseingham left
Friday for Osage, Iowa, for a
visit of two months.
E. C. Clasen of the Record was
called to Minneapolis Monday by
the death of a sister.
Mm Knappen and sons re
turned Tuesday from their visit
at various points in Minnesota.
Mrs. Y. F. Dove, formerly of
this city, has sent in a subscrip
tion to the Standard, in order to
know what is going on among
her old neighbors. She is now
located at Fraserton, Alta., Ca
Friends of Rev. Fr. Kettle?
are pleased to see him back from
the Aberdeen hospital. While
not fully restored to health, he is
much better, and expects to hold
services next Sunday.
C. A. Swenson returned Tues
day from a three weeks' visit in
Iowa. He reports a good time
but found the weather unbear
ably warm down there—warmer
than anything he has seen here
this year.
Under the new law a change
in ownership of automobiles
must be registered with the
secretary of state under a penal
ty of a fine not to exceed $50.
This applies to sales or transfers
of motor vehicles. Section 9 of
the law which deals with that
phase of the matter is very ex
The suit brought by C. F.
Porter of this city vs. the Browns
Valley State Bank of Browns
Valley which was tried in Federal
court at Sioux Falls last June
has been decided in favor of
Porter. The plaintiff was ably
represented by Attorneys Bab
cock of Sisseton and Bouck of
Milbank and the defendants by
Attorneys Purcell and Divet of
Wahpeton, N. v.. and P. W.
Murphy of Wheaton, Minn.—
Wilmot Republican.

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