Benton Harbor Evening News, December 12, 1896

Benton Harbor Evening News

December 12, 1896

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Benton Harbor Evening News (Newspaper) - December 12, 1896, Benton Harbor, Michigan ■■■•.; ?ï&æw£-r T?’1 m'KTi^KJi . • ' --t mimV: ' ©’J»5' h ' : ' :iètïXlifW'W'fli|!J.. {'4‘ / iil_. ’ y- ‘"i *r ¿mr* ~j" SECOND YEAR—NO. «73.BBNTON HARBOR, MIOH., SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12, 1806. W ¡^A UMPjfe bankrupt «look of SHOT •OTN8 and KIFLBS of «¡1 kinds for Mteat Jackson's Toy Store Wftter Hratl, Boa to* Harbor, Mloh. jUswily that I keep all kind« of k«uilUfft tehlnf sad «porting foods m king pad -7 will not be under* gUtojwi dealer In Southwestern Itt*. wlnehester Repeating Rifles all . IbHt tl CIO, III and $14 each. See the aad new model« Quaokenbush 22’s ^otheriyretOuns. OneOoltsRe-MMbffRllle iseooBd-hand at tl, one •    Single Shot Rifle, seoond- *» 8jMnoer Repeating Shot Owi, Ashot at 117, and I have Double BirrelBreeoh Loading Shot Guns both li and^ll gauge *¿91,», 111 and 12 mot, Slagle Barrel Breeoh Loaders, both ■esrasd seeoad«haadLat 16.16 and •V eaoh, Ifunle LoMU* Shot Guns at th*toviak prloes, oeeWlsekeeterRepeating Shot Gun aeeoad-haad at 910. Loaded Paper Sheila 10, 11 aad 1« gang«, a leader al aSeeate per box: pwt* that in «our hat. A mil and line of Winchester rifle eart-V dlfllsrent BB. Flo-¿ft EXAMPLE OFTHE PAST The Grangers Tried to Outwit Commission Men Twenty Years Ago. RECALLED BY TODAY’S MEETING ridges at winning priée»; . »•▼olreroartrldge»:__ Wtywkl Blanks, Laflln «Rand____ rifle and blasting powder; sMoke* I shot IS powder lor shot ~fUM and rifles, brass shells, loaded and unloaded, buck, eoiUMB shot and bar lead; reloading tools for rifles aad shot guns, shot gun •stares; cartridge belts aad shell bags; hunting ooats. vests and hats; canvas nme bags and belts for hunters; pow* der flasks and shot pouches; primers; bowie knives and knives for hunters: pasteboMd and felt wads; water proof sad G.1X gun caps; all kinds of newand aeoood-hapd revolvers;my leaders are 82 oeater gre at il.fiO; 88 oenter lire at 11.75. Thf** gws are of the bull dog pattern, , and they we all right and 1 am selling todqr the 32 and 38 center lire both blue and ntekle 6 and « shot rubber handle rifle barrel, fluted cylinder, breakdown shell ejector, 44 inch barret Smith and Wesston pattern for 13 and how Is that for a leader on guns? Holsters for revolvers and eases for guns and rifles, dark lanterns for coon hunt* ers And the Morehouse tram for trap* ers, and compasses, boxing gloves, Iron dumbells. Foot balls ull kinds and sizes, sling shots, billies and knuckels, dog ohains, collars and muz-sets. After Nov 1st I will pay the best market price for all kinds of raw furs and remember that 1 loan money on *11 kinds of personal property and that I have A larft grilit tack full of unrtdtemed WATCHES of all kinds.. •Saolldgold and violins at rings«* Banjos, guitars one-third first cost. Trading men look over my watch stock I can always stock you up on bargain*. dealer aud 1 will not be undersold. CHARLES 1 JACKSON Dealer in Almost Everything CHRISTMAS GOOD THINGS For raiweloiiK Chriirtiiiit<« htoitmcliN at |irtc«H that are uluiuftt Chrtsimus gilts. we’ll HI) four hUMtiauhH with ChrltkUuiiK t’Ueer ut cheaper pri«;*. Omit »nyoti« elso, Nut cheap good«, but tli« htmi gootb. ut |irk'4-K tliui will make the mahogany groan with Its loud of good thing«. Leave your orilt-r for iw*xt KmiduyV New >ork Journal, th«> lurg« ami Iwuutiful Xm*h number, OS pates, Irt in c^lur*. DR. J. J. FABRY ...German Fhyttluiuu aud Surgeon Office and Resident*»: 110 Water Street, Benton llarbor. An ladla Rubber Turkey j W*U» uw»*-lru*» joint« will spoil the most elaborate Christmas feast. We are careful in our buying and our fowls are alwtiyg (ine. Let uh warn you however—"the early house* wife gets the best bird.” Order at onee for Christmas eve delivery. .HIRSCHBROS Fight Started Against the Manufacturers of Fruit Packages. The meeting of tho gntngers of Berrien county held at Hotel Benton today recalls a similar mooting hold twenty years ago. The object of this conference was to formulate a plan whereby the fruit growers may »ell their products to the consumer without the aid of tho commission men or middlemen. It has been proposed that tho fruit growers of this section engage a reliable man to take charge of their fruit on the Chicago dock and attend to ita delivery to-customers In .Chicago aud other cities. * # ♦ * Twenty years ago or thereabout, in 1875 or 1876, the granges which were stronger then than now numerically tried the same exi»oritn<nit. That wan the time when Berrien county blos> sonied every spring with peach (lowers and when the industry was at it» height, the Lime before the pretty ot-chards were destroyed by the yellows. There was complaiut thou as now against the dishonesty of Chicago commission merchants urn! the fruit growers whether juhtly or not said they were the victims of systematic robbery. They gathered together and organized and engaged Thomas Mason, a business-like farmer of Steven.Hville to go to Chicago and sell the products of the Berrien county farms and orchards The plan did not work as highly satisfactory as was expected and inside of two years Mr. Mason had come out of tin* copartnership wjlh the capital and the fruit growers with the exjHirience. In other words Mr. Mason was a regulation commission man on his own hook and the fruit growers were comj»elled to pay him the same commission on sales that they did the others. The grange people merely established another commission house and when they saw what they had »lone dropj»e<l Mr. Mason, though with their support he had worked up so good a business that he was able to stand alone. That was a good while ago and t ber* is more business about the fruit grower now than there was then and it is safe to predict that any arrangement which the grangers may make Unlay will Ik*. resultant in more good to them than was the arrangement with the Stevens-ville farmer a score of years ago. « * -* A case has Iwen taken into the courts this week from Femiviile which will interest every fruit grower in Michi gan, and will be watched especially close by the growers in this county who have entered complaints against an alleged combine in the price of fruit packages. John Marron is a large and wealthy fruit grower at Fornivi lie. He has relocated I y refused to stump the baskets in which he sold his peaches. The basket manufacturers and not Mr. Barron are really on trial, and it is said that the basket manufacturers' union is backing the Kenn ville man and the fruit growers’ association <. of West Michigan are prosecuting the case. * * * There is a state law which demands that everv manufacturer of fruit packages stamp the numl>er of puuuds the |Ntckage is supiHjsed to contain, the same to be according to the cubic measurements of the package. The manufacturers the past year did not comply with the, law, as they claimed that t he stamping of packages entailed too much work and expense. Tim fact is that the manufacturers entered a combine last spring and in the face of an enormous erop raised the prices of baskets in some eases per cent . No manufacturer was allowed to sell packages at a figure below that determined by the organizers of the combine and the only lever one firm had over another in the race for business was sin-inking the si/e of the package and convincing the fruit grower that he could get as much fora small basket as for a iarge basket of peaches. By this arrangement it (ook more baskets to market the erop and the freight rates also were the game for a small basket as a full sized package. The shrewd growers saw that tho deal was entirely in the interests of the basket makers and the’ traus|M>rtatiou companies and the case a-jainst Mr, Barron is one to test the validity of the law which is supposed to compel manufacturers to stamp the quantity the package cautains. In speakiug of the B; trron case today President Morrill of the state horticultural society remarked that the only manufacturer living up to the law that he knew of was R. T. Pierce of South Haven whoso packages were full sized and stumped. Cut UUmi. We carry a full aud well assorted line of the finest cut glass, Call and make selections and have goods laid away. We are selling our cut glass at coat, we are obliged to make room for tther good«. TeerzeL ft Hayden. waiting for friends. Body of Carrlo Taylor la Hald Naarly a Week. The funeral of Carrie M. Taylor, Columbus avenue, who died last Mon* day, was announced to occur this niter* noon. The report that a burial permit could not be obtained, and that this cause was responsible for the delay of the funeral Is false, the burial permit having booh issued ta«t Tuesday. TROUBLESOME SINK HOLES. THÉ WOOL! SKELETOI MMAQES ASKED OF THIS ClfV. la Crouch Conatruotlon Company Exaaparated. Thu siuk holes oil the line of the St. Joseph Valley railway continue to give the building contractors lota of trouble. A new one has appeared near No. 4, and No. 2 refuses to be re (Mired. The construction company has pur« chased 4,000 feet of lumber which is be* lug dumped iuto the troublesome' depressions. __ LEAP YEAR PARTY, Twenty-Four Voung Ladlea Entertained Frlenda Laat Night. Conkey’s hall was the scene of a merry party last night, theevont being a private leap year ball given by 24 young ladies of the city, who with the assistance of their invited friends danced until a late hour. There were nearly forty couples iu tho grand march which was formed shortly after nine o'clock and was followed by a varied program, Stephens & Babcock's orchestra furnishing the music. Colored waiters served refreshments after each dance and everyone who was ho fortunate as to receive an invitation and could not attend missed one of the best times of the season. IN BENTON HARBOR. Stato Board of Correction and Charities May Meet Hare. County Agent Charles Whitehead has determined that it would be a benefit to Benton Harbor to have the state iKiard of charities and corrections and the association of county agents hold a joint meeting in Benton llarbor in December 1897. These organizations have just closed u three days’ session at Reed City. Mr. Whitehead was in attendance, and he is very desirous that Benton Harbor should nave an opportunity to learn something of the work uuder charge of these, two bodies« ~llc fancies it would stimulate the nitiien* to more active co-operation with him in the suppression of vice among the juvenile «•lasses. Mr. Whitehead at the Kced City meeting recommended an important amendment to the criminal statutes which will be considered by tho legislative committee, drafted into a bill and presented before the legislature this winter. The amendment provides against the debauching of boys. againstherIiwFihterest. Mrs. Rapoljo It* Fighting tho Union Ice and Coal Company. Kcfcrriug to the prodccdings by which Mrs. A. W. Hapeljo, of Water vliet, secured an injunction restrain ing the Union Ice & Coal company from trespassing ti|>on her pro|>erty with a railroad the Colotua Courier way ^ • “In this case Mrs. Bai»elje seems to i>e whipping the i'aw Paw lake rail way com natty over the Union Ice & Coal company’s shoulders. Tho railway company sees by the hauling of this lee a chance to increase it« earnings, the la taring people of this vicinity a chance to earn a few honest dollars during the ice harvest: the proprietress of Maple w(hm1 sees a chance to thwart It and she goes at. it with a vim and push that does her great credit. In fighting the railway company she is warring on the best and greatest promoter of her in to rests, as the lady will not deny that during IW.'i the company saved her, in expenditures for hack, team and man to drive to trains, not less thau WUO, I'rulMli) Court, Instate of Mary C. Noe, deceased, pc tition tiled by Clara L. Wilkinson «laughter of said deceased, for the a)>-I »ointment of Dr. Sumpter M. White as administrator of said estate. Hearing January 11 at 10 a. m. Kstate of Aaron Van Patten, incom netent, petition filed bv Ceorgo V Wilson, guardian, for license to sell the real estati! «»f said incompetent for the sum of ifHTit) to pay mortgage now on said land etc. Hearing January 11 at It) a. m, / Myron Hinklcy re1 ii fit Will Be Given an Airing the Circuit Court Next Week. in tribute in This and Adjoining States. THE SALARIES THEY PAY, Benton Harbor Alleged to Be Re-aponalbla for tha Destruction of 7,000 Pounda of Wool. Next week the circuit court will do* Ermine whether Benton Harbor ià liable for thé loss sustained by George B. Tatman and Luther Hemmingway the in the damage by water to 90,000 pounds of wool stored by them in base' ment of a building which stood oh thu site hoW occupied bÿ thfc Siévens à Morton block ott Pipestone street, the damage being done March 1; 1802; almost five years ago. iiëiiciàted cUitiis tibvebihg Iheir ihsd nave been presented to the common council by Tatman and Hemmingway, but in every case the bills were ignored, the city holding that the St. Joseph & Benton Harbor street railway üoidpàny was responsible for the loss. So sure was the city of the position it took that it was willing to be mode the defendant in a suit for 14,000 damages brought by ïâtman And Hemmingway rather than pay the claim. If a jury decides that the city is liable and a judgment against it Is rendered it is proposed to attempt to collect of the street railway company if such a thing is possibly. The accident occurred at the time the street railway company was equipping its lino for the use of electricity. The workmen employed in getting the necessary poles dug a hole on tho west side of Finestone street almost op|ios!te of J. J. Miller’s meat market, throwing the dirt into the gutter, thereby creating a dam. A heavy rain storm occurred during the night of March 1, 18!>2, and the gutter being obstructed, the water ran across a vacant lot and entered the basement where the wool was stored through a windoy midway the length of the building. The water, so it is alleged In the declaration, also entered the front part of the basement, and al together about 7,000 pounds of wool was destroyed. The plaintiffs claim that aside from the actual loss by water they were greatly inconvenienced by th« fact of having been delayed In marketing the wool, *They.intended to dispose of the property in Benton flarlior, thereby saving the freight and commission charges of tlie Chicago market. Thi*-they were prevented from doing because of the damaged condition of theii stock and wore comfielicd to dis|K>se of it at a heavy loss in tho Chicago market. They claim that the city should lum kept the gutter unobstructed, aud in neglecting so to do made itself liabU1 The plaintiffs will be represented at tho trial by Lawyer George W. Bridgman and-tuc city by Lawyer Charles N. Sears. ___ A City Itullt In m Dmjt Is no more wonderful than the trans formation going on iu C«mkey's hail where car|>cntcrs,(decorators and masons are at work «creating palaces of pleasure and art. December 15 and H will bo red letter days and the paint used In decorating the forty-eight hours of delight will leave nostainof remorse uiMm those who.will wield the brush. We have discarded the sausage machine and every other device invented to make life easy for the dyspeptic for the reason all eatables offered to th discriminating appetites of Michigan oidcures are pa lu table and endorsed by tne physician of the Queen. Kvery body is invited to bring their up|>etiu along with a place conveniently empty in which to store such food supplies us will last them until auother meal. Charter Price Paid for Two Winter Boats. milwaukbk, Doc, is.—Tho Kvening | Jhe Fat Offices McKinley Will Dis Wisconsin contains this item: The Crosby tnjusporfcrttldh company will cover its winter roliUi bettirdett Milwau-ic^d and Muskegon with the steamers I Osceola and City of Traverse. The harier price for tho City of Traverse s given out from Chicago as ♦tlc'SOO. As the net measurement or ¿ho Ufttiboli* Is 190 tons less than that of the Traverse If is fair to presumo that her charter calls for $0,000 or a trille under, making .over $1,2,000 for the two. Thus the winter biitrttleto Of thy .t'trttte must be guite heavy to cover the chiirUii* ox-j>ensu and leave a margin of profit for me Crosby company. NEWiToF THESTATE. , ibe Annual election of directors for the jHhit State Silvihgs Iwink of, Niles, held Tucwiiiy, resulted ih the election of the following: George W. Bough, E. L; Blakeslee, i. P. Hutton, E. P. Woodcock, W. S Sinclair. The following were oieiiletl its .officers, for tho_ ensuing year:, George W. Bough, PITH OF THE NEWS. —Mr, and-Mrs. turned this morning from a week’s visit with relatives in Clinton, Iowa. ACHING JOINTS Annouucc the presence of rheumatism which causes untold suffering, Hheu-matisni is due to lactic acid in the blood. It cannot lie cured by liniments or other outward applications. Hood's Sarsaparilla purities tho blood, re-moves the cause of • rheumatism and permanently mire» this disease. This is the testimony of thousands of people who once, suffered the pains of rheuma* tism but wko have actually been cured by taking Hood’s Sarsaparilla. Its great power to act upon the blood and remove every impurity is the neoret of the wonderful cures by Hood's Sarsaparilla.    _ _ Neat, prompt and reliable and prloes always reasonable at Teetzbl k Uaydbm'o. The nutiuuul Bank of Commerce of Duluth and the First National bank <»f Niagara Falls failed to open their doors yesterday. The Commercial Travelers Life asso elation of Syracuse has gone into the hands of a receiver. It is now estimated that 500 live were lost by the sinking of the German Lloyd steamer Salier. From the best authority it is now certain that Muceo has lieen killed: from the same source of information it is also certain that he is alive. Mrs. William McKinley h* visiting her cousin, Mrs.Lafayette McWilliams, Lake avenue, Chicago. OVER llüjOOO. LIST OF POSTOFFICES Blow Ye Winds Awaÿ. It Will Be Noticed That Thera la BUI On* Office In Eaoh city. List of postmasters, with salaries, appointed by tho president and confirmed by thtf *em*l«' MICHIOA.V. Mftaia............12,M0 Lakovlow........M.lOfl president: ti. president; W. A.' Blakeslee, vice ■Sinclair, cash i or Josiah 10. Just of Ionia is likely to bo thè*new state banking commissioner. òdvl*rnor !'itiirretì will Uve at the Downey House in Lansing this winter. At a V. M. C. A. meeting at Holland where Cuba was l»elng discussed the Hon. G. J. Dickema said: ‘‘Are we to wdlt*UHti! the island is divested by swora and biootl, tiro ivti to willt until this Spanish butcher—who calls himself * general—shall destroy hundreds of Cuban homes and deal out death to thousand* of Cuban patriots, before we 0s Agnation shall call a halt? If so, 1 belietl* we slultl sooner or. later bo visited with just retribution." The state grange has elected tho following officers: Master, George B. Horton, Fruit Hidge: overseer, K. B. Ward, Charlevoixi lecturer, Jason Wooflman, I’aw Paw', steward, George L. Carlisle, Paw lJawt chaplain, Mary A. Mayo, Battle C'rceki treasurer, K. A. Strong, Vicksburg: secretary, Jennie Buell, Ann Arbor: gatekeeper, M. H. Foster, Kent. Itasi taint« Tn*l»itiern, Washington G. Wiley to Orville W. Coolidgc property in townships of Woo saWuiul Gallon. $‘200. George Hooves to St. Joseph Valley allway company property in Benton township, $ F.ugene McLaughlin to St. Jose; Valley Bailway company projsjrty Ben toil township. Adclia'N. Kelley to St. Joseph Viti Icy Hallway cotnuany property in Ben Um township. $l!00. Albion............ 2.100 AI1«f«n.......... 1.W0 lìmi............ 1,000 iipt#â......u,ijj »¡€00 Anq Arbof.^.... MOO Aumbl* • — 1.100 BkdsR*........... i.aoo KMIsdmtt....« tig •»afa*..........*.wo ••Mint.......... I.*® Benton Harbor,. *,800 BMNMBMj ........1.300 Mg Rapids.,....; 1,109 Mnalstlwn..... 1.100 BtlNAfM......... i.»o Brotsçn.......... 1,000 Boolwnsii........VM0 CMillse..........1,000 kduWst;..><800 Osfo.............. 1.TO0 Canon C’lly......1.100 C«M City......... 1,300 Cuawpoll«........ 1.400 C«4»r Bprtnf»... 1,100 kharieVols.i,..,. 1,400 Chsrloti«..000 Cheboygan....... 1,800 Chai*»........... 1.W0 Ctoaanln«........ 1,100 Clara.............. 1.300 Clinton........... 1.100 ColdWatar........«,«0 COMtanttnS«..,. I.AOO Co ninna.......... l.iOO Cry «tal Falla..... 1,000 Lanatng. Lapeer........... Leali«........... Lowell,.,.,,,.... Iriiditiftt fttanoelotlS •... HIS WITS SAVED HIM. Maw Luir Mult. Conrad Kammerer has commenced proceedings in the circuit court to collect a debt of *410.42 against Frauk B. Johnson. ______ Will «Mil Off Uuv. PlHirri1, Milwaukee, Wis„ liec. 12. The Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul company has forestalled tho move exacted to be made by Governor>olei;t Filigree of Michigan, in requiring that the road to run trains on its line in Michigan daily instead of tri-weekly from Channing to Ontonagon “ ordered daily trains. The road has Fred Kiefth has movea his harber up to corner Territorial and Water fli« Dlv«r ftlinnl Death That Ha Might Km«|hi With Hia Life. Bom® years ago, upon the coast of France, there occurred one of those romantic episodes that seem to belong to tho realm of fiction. A resssl had foundered within sight of port—-goue down with all her cargo. Two divers were aent to report upon tho cause of the dis» aster snd the prospect of raising the good«. One of these represented the insurance brokers, who iiad instituted the investigation, aud the other the captain and owners of the vessel. The brokers’ man touched bottom first and found himself on a bed of white sand. He was fortunate enough almost immediately to discover the wreok and at ouee olimhed the crags upon whiah tho vessol rested. Investigation showed him that thero had been foul play, for au auger hole was pluiuly visible in the hull of the ship. He had turned to point out his disoor* fry to the other diver, who was now by his side, when he felt himself suddenly olutoheil by tho waist and dragged down upon the sand. Hero his assailant murderously attempted to break the giasa of his helmet, but the assailed man fought desperately for his life. Ho firmly helievwl himself to be in the clutch of u madman, aud for a few minutes the water was thick with sand that flew up around the eombatauts. In tho end the first diver was worsted, and iiis assailant forced him to lose bold apon his line. Death seemed imminent, but the diver's wits did not forsake him. Finding that he was no match for hia adversary, ho fell back aud apparently swooned, and iu this conditiou the other man prepared to ieavo him, cut off from com-munictttion with tho upper world. He gave the signal to be drawn up, hut ss he begau to ascend tho apparently swoon* ing mail sprang to his feet and clutqbed th« rising man’s legs with a firm grip, and the two were hauled to tho surface together. Then, indeed, the ready witted diver fainted in earnest, and before he regain* ed consciousness his enemy had escapod to land and when captured was attempting to leave tho coitutry. At the trial he explained the reason of his conduct It was the old story of greed leading to unlawful deed and of the resulting danger inciting to fresh crime—an over* insured cargo, a scuttled ship and then a frantic effort ou the part of the ship* owners to avoid disi ace and punish* n*eut by offering to the diver a sham of tho profits on condition that the discov* ery, sure to he made by his rival, should never be heard of.—Youth’s Companion. For the latest fad in photography so« samples at Spark’«* pop com stand, eas* corner Main fc Pipestone §trSP}fA Deoatar.......... 1,300 Detroit...........1.000 Powaglae.........1,100 Eaat Tawaa......1.100 fcaton Rapida ... 1,000 feaoanaba.........1,100 Etar»............. 1,800 Swan............. It 100 Fenton........... 1.0U0 Flint.............MOO Fluaklpc.......... 1.100 Fowlwrvllle...... 1,100 Frankfort........ 1.000 CteMont.......... I,tOO Gaylord.......... 1,100 Gladstone........ l.tOO Grand Haven.... 1,100 Grand Lade«.... 1,100 Grand Rapida... MOO Grayling.........MOO GreettTlll«.......1,W0 1,800 1,100 1,410 l.tno 1.700 t.000 1,100 1.700 1.800 1,800 1,800 1.700 , 1,700 8,100 1,700 1,100 ».a» lUdltiftton,I,W0 t.aoo llancbeeter w,... 1,100 iantstee^.,,..,, 4.800 antattqua«......1,800 MaroellOS,, 1,100 Marina City...... t Marlettt.......... 1.100 Marqaetie........ 3,JQ> MarttMriLi2,800 Maaon............ 1.1 Mendon.......... 1,000 Menominee......1.400 Mtddlevtll*......1,000 Midland.......... 1,100 lltlford...........1,»0 Mohfo*..<<.......3,000 Moreno!.......... 1,300 Mount Clemens., 1,800 Mount PIeaaant.. 1,700 Maskeson........3,600 Naahvllte........1,800 ftecsMnas,1,700 Newberry,...,... 1.000 Nile*.............. 1,100 Northvllle........ 1,800 Norway.,........ I,t00 Olivet............. U00 Otonason........ 1,800 Oacoda............ 1,300 OtMRO    I,t00 Ovid.............. 1,100 Owoaao...........3.B00 You need not mind tlie weather* nor care ¡lie winds blow if you are clothed in our Wool Underwear» Mackintosh kfwedj Goats and Ulsters aaa Felt Boots and Rub' ber Boots ani shoes; We have just Holiday Neel Dress Shirts, Robes, Silk Scarfs, etc. We are also* showing a nice, clean, stylish line of and SHOES to fit and please everybody. v ..The Globe Clothiers and 113 West Main Street. Writing Desks Arrive« THIS IS THE „ THAT KILLED ’ •• Hart.,.. Hartford..... Haatlnca..... Bllladate... Holland...... Holly........ Homer........ Houihton... Howard City Howell...... Hudaon...... Imlay City.. «Ionia......... Iron Mountain... 2,000 Ironwood........ 1,000 lahpemins........3,200 itba«a............ l.MO i Jackson..........8,000 Oxford............ 1,800 Pawpaw.......... 1,600 Fentwater........ 1.300 PetoHhey.8,000 Plalnwell........I,t00 Plymouth........ 1,100 Potitlao..........«,800 Port Huron...... 2,700 Portland......... 1,M0 Quincy........... 1.800 fteadlnf..........1.300 Iked City........ 1,500 Rochester........ 1,009 ttoftifO............ 1,400 Aatlnaw, fc. Bid« 8,100 Da«inaw, W. Side 2,400 , f$t, Clair......... 1,000 St. Igaaoa........ 1,100 8t. John«.........2,000 0«. Joeeph....... 1,000 at. Lonta.........1,300 Sand Beach...... 1,100 Mafttfdaite, Me- ~ rle..............2,300 Bhnlby............ 1,900 Houth Haven.....1,000 Stanton........... 1,300 BturKiM...,....... 1,700 Tectunaeh........ 1,700 Thrre Oaka....... 1.000 Throe Riven*.... 2,000 TrawranCity.... 2,«» COCK R0NN $2.9; The Best Upholstered Rockers in the $2.50 and $3.50 as far as heard g. j. p; Jonraville... Kalaniaxoo... Kalkaska..... Lake City.... Lake Linden. 1,800 Union City....... 1,100 2.000    Vatmar............ I.AOO Vlrkuburg....... 1.000 Wayne............ 1,000 Wont Bay City.... 2,000 We*t Branch..... 1,300 Whitehall........ 1.300 1.400    While Pigeon .... 1.100 8,300 WiUiamMton...... 1,310 1,100 Wyandotte.......1,400 1.000    Vale.............. 1,000 1.400    Ypttilauti......... 2.4U0 INDIANA, AIM««.......... •IJ900 1 jiwrenceburg., .•1,1» Alexandria,.... 1.700 l^ebanon........ . i:m Andaraon....... S,«K) Liberty......... . ijmn Angola.......... Attlea........... 1,«» Mgcinter......... . i.tmo l.lnton.......... . 1,01» Auburn ......... l.ïflO 1 .otta import..... . 3,mi Aurora.......... \jtrz Madiaon........ . s.aui RataaviHe....... Marlon......... . 2,Sfti Bedford ......... . l.ftuo Martitiftvllle.... . i.orai Bloomfield...... 1,300 Michigan City.. . 8,300 Bloemlncton.... . S.IU) Middletown .... . 1.1«) Bluffton......... . 1.K» MWhawaka.... . 8,1«) Boonvllle........ 1.ÎMI Mllotiell....... . I.W) Botirbon........ i.i«» Muiioii.......... . i.«*’ Braall........... . 2,(11) Monticello..... . 1.011 BrookvllU...... . i,«nu Montpelier..... . 1 .Mil Buttar........... . 1,4(11 Mount Vernou . i,:«i Cambridge Oily , l.«A Muncle......... . 2.7111 Canne! ton...... . 1.1(1» Na|tpanee...... . I4»l> Clinton ......... . 1.1'» New Albany... . SJáft Columbi* City.. . t,*M New Carlisle... .. 1,0») Columbi»....... . s.«ou Newcaatle..... . I.M1I Con neri ville.... 3,900 New tlarmouy . 1,000 Converse........ . 1.000 Nobleivllle.,,., ., I,î«l Corydon ........ . 1.100 N, Manebeater . l.flOO 1 Covington....... . l.MO North Vernon • .. I.ÙI11 Crawfordavilla , a.401) Notre Dama ... .. 1J«) Crownl*Olnt.... . 1.4(10 Oakland City.. .. um ................ ■ I.*» Pendleton...... .. I.UJU Decatur..... ••• . 1,«U0 IVru........... .. taui Delphi.......... . i.nuu Pateralturg .... ,. 1311 Dunkirk........ . 1^00 Plainfield...... .. i.ift) Eaat Cltieaao.. . i.aoo Plymouth...... .. Edinburg ....... . 1.4W Portland....... .. 1.8W) Elkhart........ . 3,100 Princeton...... .. 2.000 Klvood,........ . 2,(1« Itedkey........ .. 1JÄJ*) fCranaville. .... . it.*.«» Remington .... .. 14»« fairiuuuut..... U#tlk#elae/. ... •• mi SUCCESSOR TO P. G. WARM*p| 116 Erst Main Street, Benton Harbor,^ The Bargain Store for Dry Goods and 1 THE LATEST AND BEST VALUI UNDERWEAR, HQSER1ES, GLOVES, CORSETS Our largH assortment of Cloaks and Capes to *1 before Jau. 1’ at sacrifice price®. Special Dress Goods Sale, Saturday ONK2 DAY ONLY :Æm This will be the bargain Sale of the season, and Plain Goods in colors and blacks. Price* 18|c to 7Uc, goods worth from 25c to $1.25 per is a sacrifice but goods must move even at a lots. (Continue*! on ¡«tge 2.) Awarded tflgbcflt Hooor»—-World’s Fair. •DR. nw * CREAM^ BANN6 nMámin rvlflrlll MOST PBRFfiCT MADE. ^puroGnpt CfMm of Tartar Powdir. Now is the Time to buy Millinery Largest stock in the city and prices marl everything to clean up for the season. E. W. Moor© ..BARGAIN LEADERS ALL THE Monday, December 1 SPECIAL OFFER on bla and colored silk and w. * lers—BEAUTIFUL C STYLES-at prices such goods were ever 9, this city. Don't miss tH tunity to get a hand scarf. GROG&RI&S... Dairy Butter at 19« a lb. ;