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Grand Traverse Herald (Newspaper) - February 6, 1902, Traverse City, Michigan TRAVERSE JANUARY 23 1 State corn shredder got in in Ypsilanti Friday Insley having his hand and arm mangled Greek H D McDonald of Boston a traveling man slipped and fell on the ioo and was assisted to a haoft at once by a patrolman and a newspaper reporter He said his leg was fractured but he refused to have a doctor At the hotel it was evident that the break was a bad one and the policeman was about to insist upon a surgeon when the man calmly broke the leg entirely off and laid the mains on a chair It was made of wood Little 13 year old Bella Kauffman is one of the most remarkable child pi- that Detroit has over known Although she has been studying but four years her rendition of selections from such composers as Mozart dard and Mendelssohn would do it to the graduates of tories Two years ago she gave first public recital in Schwankovsky music hall and played a long and difficult program entirely from ory at that time being unable to reach the pedals Last year she played Mendelssohn G minor concerto with full orchestra accompaniment at a concert given by Albert Hodman This young girl is an earnest worker with her books ns well as her music ami is predicted for her It is a fact not generally understood that salt will destroy a cement walk in less time than anything else The salt cats into the and destroys the original surface leaving it and uneven Resi- dents sprinkle salt on it in the winter to thaw the ice lu the spring they find the surface eaten away and blame the men who put down the walk Fine sand will answer the purpose as well and leave the walk unimpaired Merchants who have been in the it of keeping eight or ten barrels of salt in front of their stores on the ment walk upon investigating the walk have discovered that the salt has tendency to the tle Greek Day Journal A now bank will be established at Kalkaska which will be known a the Kalkaska County State Savings Bank The necessary capital has ready been pledged a location cured and some time during the com- ing month the new concern will bo ready for business The stock was readily subscribed for by zens of the county and twice that sum could have been secured had it been needed State Senator A E Palmer is one of the principal stockholders A little four year old was visiting with her parents at a home where they owned a cow When it came milking time knowing that she was not used to seeing farm work they asked her to go and see the cattle She was delighted with the shoep and pigs but when she saw the man milk she rushed into the house and almost breathless with excitement exclaimed Mamma ho gets the milk out of the nal Annual reports received by the state insurance indicate that the companies ed unduly along with the stock com- panies last year A majority of the losses sustained by the farmers were due to lightning which played unusual havoc in Michgan last summer IUQ new fangled parlor match was an important factor also some companies showing that fully 15 per cent of the losses were duo to this cause The playful habit the heads of these matches have of jumping into inflammable material tended to a marked degree to an increase in dis- The largest young man in Michigan is Elmer Kellar of Sturgis He weighs 400 pounds is as nimble as and very strong and hop ship and jump box hats and hold his own generally with any nary athlete He is temperate in and has a host of friends The company of the largest game board manufacturers in the world has pended work to increase the capacity of the plant The main factory ing will be enlarged by an addition 40 by CO feet and two stories high A now steam power plant in a separate building will also be installed This concern which started about five years ago with a capacity of thirty boards a day and employing loss than a dosen men now has a capacity of boards per day and gives em- ployment to 250 persons The com pany occupies buildings that cover an entire block Within the season just closed nearly two hundred thousand parlor game boards of various kinds manufactured and shipped to ery state in the Union and many for- eign countries The seventh day N have adopted a missionary scheme Every who is a farmer will the coming year set aside a ary acre that is one acre for every member of his family and more acres if so disposed but every one at least one acre the produce or grain raised upon it to bo sold for foreign sions It is claimed that every ad- in this country will do this Last year many adopted this plan and declare that the produce raised upon these acres amounted to twice that raised upon the other acres in the same lot They look upon this as something miraculous hence the eral agreement to adopt plan for raising missionary funds The venerable Judge Josiah Turner who was on the bench a half century ago and is one of the most beloved citizens in Michigan is constrained to call attention to the fact that igan has never elected a native of the state either governor or United States senator Michigan was admitted in- to the union in 66 years ago ho says and children born in the state would years ago have reached the ago required by law for filling those tions but none of them have toon so honored In every instance natives of some other state have been chosen to act in the Capacity of governor or represent the state in the United States While the physics class in the South Lyons high school was alcohol and boiling wator the cohol exploded severely ing one of the students The first use of aluminum wire for railroad purposes in Michigan is to be made today on a section of the Angus between Jack on and Michigan Center when the cars com- mence running on his lino between Ann Arbor and Jackson A stretch of four miles has been equipped with feed wires Aluminum wires are used out of the Allegan electric light plant but this will the first adaptation to railroad purposes in Michigan A five months old baby Teddy Roosevelt has the tion of putting a court of justice out of business in Bay The wee bit of humanity is a of Gallender and while its mother went to do a little shopping she left the little one in its grandfather's arms Justice looked proudly as he held the baby and divided his at- tention between it and the tions of the contesting attorneys ran along smoothly until one of the lawyers growing animated as he warmed up in his debate beat a his fist upon the desk as if to drive home and clinch the ar- gument he Avas advancing This was too much for the baby It forth a plaintive appeal for mamma and declined to be comforted by Grandpa BO it finally bo- came necessary to adjourn court until the mother returned and the little one to quiet A Reed City man named Henry J Graf has just perfected an invention which bids fair when placed before the public to rival wireless tele- graphy It is a small and very simple machine for the manufacturing from water gas suitable for heating and il- purposes It is claimed by the inventor that one of gas can be made for leu cents Rev G R Collins of the Lansing African M E church says that the colored population in that city is gradually decreasing He has completed a census and find the total 300 whereas a few yens ago when ho came there the colored folks ed 600 of the constitutionality of tho law A monster petition of over 200 names for the establishment of a lodge of Elks nfc Manila been received by Grand Secretary Geo A Reynolds of the B P O E who lives at uaw It is one of tho largest petitions ever received and the list is com- posed of prominent principally officials of tho army navy and toms department of Uncle Sam Not until after a decision of the United States court that the pine Islands are a territory of this country was it possi bio under tho laws of the order of the Elks to grant a dis- for a lodge at Manila for the specifically states only whito runic citizens of the ed States of America can become members of tho fraternity Tho grand secretary has also received an tion for a lodge at Hilo Hawaiin m m Mm mmmm u EIRE IS THE BROOM a MOv Every dollar's worth of winter goods must be sold if prices will do it We need the room for our heavy purchases many of which have already begun to arrive We offer you Bargains in every department prices on nearly every line being slashed unmercifully Understand that we in- clude all our best goods no matter how choice must be lowered AT We take the quickest way by CUTTING PRICES DEEP LOTS OF GOODS AT GREAT DEAL AT LESS THAN COST and wool ers all colors clearing sale price Shetland Shawls in all col- ors clearing sale price Best Imported Saxony Yarn in all colors clearing sale price per skein 6c Brush Binding in all colors clearing sale price per yd Ladies all wool Mittens in black with fancy tops worth clearing sale price Ladies and Misses Kiel tens GOc and values in all shades and sizes clearing sale price and all wool stocking clearing sale price Fleisher's best Shetland Floss in all colors clearing sale price per skein 6c Imported French Angora Yarn clearing sale price Cream White Qc Gray Gc quality full yard wide un- bleached Muslin clearing sale price Shirt Our entire stock divided into four lots as Lot waists your Dress Goods Department Extra Heavy Tweed Suitings in dark and light and mixed ings warranted not to Sale Price per yard to waists choice 98 to waists choice 1.69 to waists choice 2.50 Flannels and Outings all wool Flannels consisting of shirtings in stripes and checks also plain white and values clearing sale per yard 500 Remnants 3 to lengths Outing Flannels in stripes and checks dark terns only clearing sale price per yard 400 Remnants 5 to lengths Outing Flannels clearing sale price per yard 750 Remnants 4 to lengths heavy ped Outings 9 and lOc values clearing sale price per yard last color lambs wool French ettes most desirable thing for Dressing Sacques and Bath Robes in Persian and fancy striped patterns value clearing sale price and qualities Brocaded Mohair in all colors including i Sale Price per yard 1 Extra Heavy Melton Skirting in black and Clearing Sale Price per Soliel Brocades the greatest novelty for this season assorted col- ors also Sale Price English Cashmere 15 colors to select from in dark and evening shades and Sale Imported all wool Prunelle Dress Goods in black only Sale Price Dorset Bargains all wool Tricot Waistings in the very latest colorings kind Clearing Sale light patent Hooks and Eyes black and white clearing sale price 2 doz for j c Ladies lOc and quality Handkerchiefs 100 doz lot consisting of plain and lace and embroidered ing sale price Best quality Brilliant and San worth clearing sale price 25 pieces unbleached Flannel 24 inches wide clearing sale price heavy fast color furniture covering also used for Portieres 50 and GOc kind ing sale price per yard long Tapestry Poitiers in plain and com- bination colors worth and clearing sale price per pair long extra heavy fast color Chenille ieres with double knotted long fringe in cardinal green blue and old gold ing sale price per pair long Nottingham Lace Curtains in some designs only 50 pairs ot ing sale price per pair Fast Color Silkaline Drapery small and large figures also plain colors clearing sale price Novelty Waistings in all the leading shades dark stripes warranted not to shrink or fade worth Sale Price per yard Remnants of Dress Goods BARGAIN NUMBER of to 25c choice per yard BARGAIN NUMBER of to goods in length 2 to S choice per yard Department Soft Finished Silecia Waist Lining in gray and black value Sale Price per Satin Finished double-faced warranted not to shrink or and kinds Clearing Sale Price lOc Extra Heavy Canvas in gray black and Sale ISc and pure Linen unshrinkable Skirt Facing in gray and black 1 1 Sale Price I 1 O Best Cambric Skirt Lining in all colors Clearing Sale We place before you two lots as Lot 1 10 Corsets in grey only in all sixes and kinds clearing sale price Lot 2 All our GOc and Corsets in straight front and Model Form shapes in gray and black sixes 18 to 30 clearing sale price Children's Corset Waists covered with heavy drill Vou can wash them and they will always retain their color and shape thing for a child to wear quality extra largo Muck Towels only 25 in the lot clearing sale price each and grades extra large Pillows covered with keai ticking sale The most practical Clearing sale price f 1 Ic Fur Dept 50 Seal worth clearing sale price 1.29 50 all our to kinds your choice 25 Black Fox Scarfs extra long and wide trimmed with eight long tails nickel teners value clearing sale price 1.75 25 Bleached Beaver Scarfs six long tails to clearing sale price 25 Children's Lamb's Setts worth to clearing sale price 25c Linen for Stock Collars Clearing Sale Price Fast Black Mercerized value Clearing Sale 13c Silks and Satins Children's Wool Ribbed Hose all sizes worth ISc clearing sale price per pair i Wool Hose all sizes clearing sale price per pair quality Infants Imported Cashmere Hose made with silk heels and toes in pink light blue tan cardinal and black ing sale price Glove Premier Ladies Mocha Gloves in all the leading shades We guarantee every pair not to rip or tear and in case they do we replace with a new Sale Extra Heavy Duchesse Satin back warranted not to crack or fade twenty-five different shades to select from and GOc ues Clearing Sale Price per yard Imported Italian soft finished Taffeta Silk warranted not to crack in all desirable shades kind Clearing Sale Price Cloaks Skirts Suits The bargains we offer you in this department are simply wonderful and you cannot appreciate the values unless you see the goods Department Percale Wrappers in dark patterns only all sixes clearing sale price All our and Wrappers made with deep nulled yoke clearing sale price All our and Jackets in black castor navy blue and Sale Price and Children's Jackets in dark red and navy blue with large collar nicely trimmed in all sizes -1 to Clearing Sale Price All our and black Tailor Made Skirts with single and double strapped Sale Price Cinen Turkey Red Fringed Table Cloths also Fancy Mixtures Clearing Sale Price All Linen Towels fast color borders Clearing Sale Price He All our 25c and Sale price Shopping Sale Price Bleached and Unbleached soft finished ing IS and Sale Price All our and Walking Skirts in light and dark colors also the chalk Sale Price Ladies Black Figured Mohair Skirts lined all through bound with waterproof binding worth Sale Price long Best Salts Plush Capes 125-in sweep mercerized lined real value Sale Price 1.19 5.75 Black Satine Waists in all sizes nicely made clearing sale price LADIES EXTRA SHOE LACES 1C per pair NICKLE SAFETY PINS in all sizes per doz All colors Woolen Soutache Braid for Corset Clasps in grey and black a pair extra heavy Misses ribbed Vests and Pants Cadies and Children's Underwear Ladies 25c heavy fleece lined Ribbed Un- clearing sale price Ladies extra heavy ribbed Vests ami Pants clearing sale price Union Suits extra heavy in grey only clearing sale price Ail our and Ladies Underwear in vests and pants clearing sale price 50 Children's Ribbed Vests and Pants sizes 1C and 18 clearing sale price Ladies Nightgowns made of fast color Outing Flannel clearing sale price Sheets and Pillow Cases SI by 00 inch ready-made Bleached Sheets with extra wide hemstitching all around worth clearing sale price by inch Pillow Cases extra wide stitched all around clearing sale price inch Bleached Muslin soft finish clearing sale price per yd Ladies and Muslin Nightgowns med with embroidery clearing sale price extra large white Bed Spreads Marseilles patterns soft finish value clearing sale price and extra large size Beaver Shawls reversible in black gray and brown ing sale price 25 Five last color Outing Flannel Patterns with embroidered edging clearing price I 200 yd spools Machine Thread in all numbers black and white clearing sale price IJ spools for and qualities J tidies Leather Purses clearing sale price I 500 rolls Cotton Baiting ing sale price per roll Blankets KM full sofl finish clearing sale price per 08 by 78 inch Comforters ing sale price 72 by 80 inch Comforters ered with fast color silkaline belli sides white cotton ling filling worth 1.50 clearing sale price 500 Ibs Pure Feathers dark and light mixed quality clearing sale price per Jb 200 Jbs pure white selected Geese Feathers half down mixed worth OOe clearing sale price I and IBc grades Leather Ticking in narrow and fancy stripes clearing sale price Sc and lOc extra heavy Straw Ticking in narrow and fancy stripes clearing sale price 6c Yard wide bleached and Lonsdale lins clearing sale price Mail Orders will receive prompt and careful attention in case you cannot come yourself Send Post Office or Express Money Order Draft Check or Registered Letter We guarantee satisfaction in anything you purchase here so you run no chance in buying rvi AND I Or arid Opera IHou
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