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Pocahontas Democrat (Newspaper) - September 12, 1907, Pocahontas, Iowa Hill ami Wind storm passed oVer this county last to have been a large part of varying In as to Considerable hail fell Id this Immediate but northeast of town two or three corn was badly stripped and stacks were damaged to a considerable It is reported that west hail done a great deal of but the worst reports come from the south part Of the Starting in the vicinity of the hall followed a course southeast toward of dollars worth of Peter residing on section 12, in Colfax township was in town and says that twenty-four window lights were broken out for all the plums and apples were stripped from the chickens and were billed unable to Ket into the corn fields resemble broom sticks standing with the ears sticking on and in many instances the husks stripped from the His millet was pounded into the ground and some cattle were cut so that they He says some of the stones were as of about the sKope of a large silver watch with Irregular and sharp edges and on One of his buildings which had last a new shingle roof put the shingles were badly split and knocked and roof was all cut to The storm at that place was about two miles wide and extended the to the southeast toward J ames of Bellville is reported to have received a scalp wound from hail which nearly knocked hini some localities in the state the storm took on the form of a tornado and at Valley did thousands of dollars worth of damage to Ingersoll half way between Valley and Des being struck quite many of the and amusement features being almost totally ' - for your you trade number of are loosing their hogs with Wallace was a passenger to Ft. Monday on Brovyn and wife have returned from their trip to has gone to South to Jr. has rented the I John Potter farm near Havelock for next Brodsky has been visiting i with his brother Prank in Lee county past Hilton has returned from I week's visit in South looking the J. B. is in this visiting her mother J and other Fitzgerald and family returned from a short visit at cottage on Lake J. Shaw has been quite busy past few days assessing damage done by the hail storm of and family are enjoy a visit this week from a sister lives In the south part of Sadie Hurd arrived here visit old friends and take in the ' and Meredith have I Clay county with their threshing where they have a largo job of John Watkins and two sons were friends in to their home at of 111 1 here this week her brother D. and family rom where ho a Bw days with his two children and E. left last week to his Mrs. W. E. Bd who now live at wife and daughter Has arrived home from the where they have en Spend tuff the and Mrs. at Dodgei of the con a regarding 9,aJth. Mr. returned homo Plover second ball team or kid team were defeated at the Mallard carnival Tuesday In Warm 2 to 3. Mallard had several of their team who ball game between Plover was won by the score 0 to this was a practice neither side their best but furnished lots of amusement for the large crowd that had R. C. Haskel left last week fcr help celebrate 50th anniversary of that He was pastor there two He leaves from there for where he will attend the general annual Presbytery which meets heavy hail storm visited this section of the county is said to be the heaviest in Much damage was done south and west of Plover to the completely stripping it In being on the outer edge of the storm little damage was done Plover fans went to and won an easy victory froin the of Palo Alto which is composed of the best players of several Thescore was 3 Thompson and Cave were batteries for Plover and Love and O'Brien for Great a County Democrat a quantity of county maps which we will give to subscribers on the following To new subscribers who pay one year in advance and to old subscribers who pay up to date and one year in These maps are thirty-four inches square and show up each the location of the and school ' churches and should have one and as the map Is well worth the price of the paper alone it is Certainly a most liberal combina 12, 1907. ' 28 SUAP and Mrs. J. Krebs attended the Manson fair A. Lilly and children were in Fonda between trains Small and Jake balf game at - and Mrs. Small have into the John building on main and J. Howe returned home Wednesday after attending the wedding of the latter's who Is working near visited over with parents at this Misses Alice Hauser and Lena Appel left Monday morning for Charles where they will enter Kauten left Wednesday for her home at Miss accompanied her as far as Fort Mrs. Sheridan and daughter and Miss Alice Lewis were In Fonda between last and Mrs. W. J. Welland returned home Monday after visiting friend's and relatives the past two weeks at County Quite a happened to one of the at the Catholic church lost Prank fell from a scaffold a distance of sixteen lighting on his He was taken to the home of M. J. and docter was Upon examination it was found that no bones were broken although he was bruised up possible is being done to relieve his suffering at the His father arrived here from Dyersville aid will remain until his son is able to return home with The Fonda schools will begin one week from next Mo September 16. Arrangements are being made for rooms about town in which to conduct the classes until the new is arid ready for which is expected about the first of the informs us that sold 2,189 tickets from this station for of The local business for the month of August amounted to as against 18 the corresponding month last This Is a good showing and for Mr. Swanson as a P. of the lumber yards received a from his son who had been with Uncle Sam's marines in tatl ng that he had just received orders to report at the navy yard in New York He sailed August 24. He stated that he did not know what his mission but would get his orders upon arriving in New and Mrs. Wellemeyer are hoping he will be permitted to malee them a P. J. cooD of Rhode Island Red chickens compared so favorably with the hundreds of others that were on exhibition at the state that were awarded two first and one second change was made Monday in the tiie southbound passenger It now leaves this station at 10:14; an hour earlier than and now makes connections at with the Illinois Dodge With the train for Remember this change if you going south on the W. E. Hayden arrived home day He hal a very narrow escape from serious injury at Cedar where horse dropped dead In the first heat of an exciting race in which there were twelve - He was making interesting for his horse tien plunge and fell and the three horses trailing him drove into the He was quite badly bruised up but no bones were The animal was one he purchased of C. D. were 237 births In Buena county the last 131 deaths 126 marriages and 10 enrollment in the Storm high is 111. There is a total enrollment in the schools of 478, and a corps of seventeen teachers are required to look after the different employed In the electric light plant at Port Dodge was while transformer last He was 25 years single and his home was at Marathon Republic says one farmer there sold 200 barrels apples to one firm and has 400 barrels to dispose of. At another place nearby hundreds o f bushels are totting on the at one time a and business mail of Sac and later made by investments speculation on the board died a few days a county at the age of 07. : spring about worth of furs were Stolen from a and recently an arrest was when tlie victim two Three young men are now the of the district having made a Their names are Con Meyers and transfers are furnished by Pocahontas Loan and Trust office under the First National Bank J B Kent and wife Emma Its 10 and 26 auditor's plat sec 4-92-31 w 1000 B L Saum and wife to C A It 4 blk 11 of sub div It 4 w C Jones and wife to John 3 acres near sw corner of sw qr of ne qr w 300 IC ' to John 2 acres off sw corner of sw qr of ne qr sec 27-93- 200 C Nichols and wife to H C i of It 4. south i of It 5, blk 32, 7th add q c H Mick and wife to Edgar it 5 blk 1, Starr's 1st add Pocahontas w d. W Eli Fowler and wife to Burt und one-half part of sec 14-93-33 w Stevens and wife to B P north one-third of It 4 and south one-third of lot 5, blk 32 Fonda w Iowa Savings Loan to J Westen Its 3 and 4, blk 3 Fonda special w A G Chase and wife to H L its and blk 6, add Rolfe w Bovce and husband to Lydia all It 1 except west 10 ft. all of Its 2, 3, 4,5. 6 and 7, Lothian's add Rol o and of auditor's sec 32-93 31 q c Cure tor A Mrs of Port New was seriously a cancer by and It that lier troubles would soon end in But recently another overtook though he poison of the doi Its work surely and a rattle snake bit her on ' of the course death was speedily The 1) mb became s wo 1 Then ' of expected and SO are we with New Goods and More Goods then just returned fronn the markets we can very strongly recommend our assortments in the different is the time of the year to make your purchases and we kindly ask your inspection of our different is Snap and Style that draw the best trade in town large or it is the Snap and Style we have in all our different is the time to your fall purchase while each and every department is THIS SPACE NEXT VERY T. as is usual in snake bite but it was noticed that this not the The woman did not suffer the usual pain of a person afflicted with snake and the cancer began .to angry The result was that tbe cancer was cured and the woman is now Rattle snake poison is a cure for Let the docter take of Petit jurors called to appear at 11 a. m. on the second day of the 1907, begins October 14, 1907. T. O. J. U. C. J. Albert C. Tom Nick J. D. Ernest John J. P. W. L. James C. J. Di Gilmore Lake No. 2: ' Ed Prank W. J. Horace Raymond Weir Des Ben Des L. R. Louie - Nels Swan week was cooler than with normal sunshine aud very scattered The average in temperature about 2 It was a very favorable week for outside and time was well employed In threshing from shook and harvesting aftermath and prairie and fail The were unseasonably was by to promote the ripening of the corn tho the process Is slower than mav be desired In view belated cOnd The deficiency of is favorable for coi tho more moisture is needed in a The potato crop is fairly the have been Far Sighted puts off till the last things that he knows must be How about your far you see where you will have to do some fixing up around the before Some repairs to make that will require some Then why put it off? Come in and let us figure the cost of stuff you'll need next you're in But whenever you be- sure and see You don't have to go out of your way and it will pay you in dollars and cents to come in. We want your RUG D G E R T O N LIGHTHALL Loan CO. fl. D. of Title to all Lands Lots in Pocahontas per cent farm Land bought and 811111>11111111111t m M n 111 C. Pres. T F. OF Farm Loans Estate Bought and attention given
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