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   Sault Ste. Marie Democrat (Newspaper) - December 22, 1887, Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan                                YOIu YL SAULT STE MARIE CHIPPEWA COUHTY MICH THURSDAY DEC 22 PAGES NO lewis L Metzeer SAINT NICK i With a Merry Merry Christmas again we greet the Sault Including oldest residents and not forgetting new Our lovely little city How prosperous it has grown Since only one short year ago when it was scarcely known But now we are the centre for and And men of wealth and capital are anxious to invest They know we have the waterpower to drive the largest mill And Conways Citj Drug cure for every ill Has Visited our vertisers Ad Dispensing Chemist Sault Ste Marie Mich The Joys He left and where to find them The DEMOCRAT calls on them all Fire Marine Life Accident and Plate Glass 2O Years Experience REPRESENTING THE FOLLOWING OLD and RELIABLE COMPANIES Did yon see my display of A Prices Cut With I am overloaded with OVERCOATS and from now out will sell and do sell my entire stock of Liverpool and Globe Koyal Commercial Union Conaecticut North British and Mercantile Northern American Commercial Sun Fire Office Queen Traders Lancashire Michigan P Phoenix Norwich Travelers Life and Accident Mutual Life Equitable Life Marine Boston Marine Lloyds Plate Glass Anglo Nevada Total Capital and Assets Telephone 54 Office Prenzauer Blk Sault Ste Marie M England England England Hartford England England Penn Cal England England Chicago England Mich NY England Hartford NY NY Hartford Mass NY Cai And Cannot Contain Itself According to its annual custom the DEMOCRAT has visited the business places of our city to see their Christ AT MANUFACTURERS COST When I say that I am selling does not mean anything else Yon know that I only advertise all Call come first get one of the GIANT BARGAINS The Giant Sault Ste Marie National 1 ORGANIZED JUNE 1887 OFFICE ON WATER STIIEET TRANSACTS a general banking business Buys and sells exchange on all American and European points DEPOSITS RECEIVED and accounts of merchants manufacturers con tractors and others solicited The most liberal treatment consistent with safe and conservative banking guaranteed PASSAGE TICKETS sold to and from Europe by firstclass lines COLLECTIONS given careful attention and proceeds remitted on day of payment SAVINGS DEPARTMENT This bank has established a Savings Department and will receive money on deposit issuing Certificates of Deposit bearing interest at such rate aud on such terms as are usual with Savings Banks aud consistent with safety and good banking Special Advantages offered in this department to trustees guar dians and others having in charge trust funds HATES AND TEliMS made known on application at the bank Jaraes II Easton Joan E S B Button DIRECTORS Albert Prenzlauer Frank Perry Andrew Blank John C Spry 0 H Chap wan T W Burdick OFFICERS JAMES H EASTOX President ALBERT YieePresident T W UCBDICK Cashier W B CAOV Asst Cashier Has aow open and ready for trade the largest and finest assorted stock of SMOKE SIGMA In the eitv In ray stock of CLOAKS can be found all the latest stvles for Ladies Misses aud Chilu Special attention is called to my stock of Knit Goods Tobogan Caps Shawls Which are second to none in the market BOOTS SHOES and RUBBER GOODS to suit everybody woods were bought to sell and customers have but to call and get prices to be made aware of that An inspection of my Kew roods and prices respectfully solicited I Caliiit the Cigar Store I Hor Vratcr St and Canal Park and see the best assort e J stock of Cigarettes Fine Cut Plug Smoking Tob acco Pipes Pouches and everything that can be found in a firstclass Tobbaco Store Give me call and be con vinced Also manufacturer of the fallowing popular brands of Ciyarb O Sigma NEW BLOCK Comer Ashnran and Cross streets and Portage Ave Little Kids Dollys Maria Cubana Madaiion Legal Standard Choice Purity Our Mash Leon de Oro Q j Companions Cji A H Hasebrook PROPRIETOR Sault Ste Marie Mich H H 8 SMOKE SIGMA mas goods and enjoy the sight The grand display is too good to and we must tell our readers all about it Time after time the oblivious newspa per representative thrust his hand into his pocket to pull the wherewithal to purchase some of the beautiful things that he saw but like Jobs turkey he was too poor and nothing came forth but the worn lining of his pantaloons pockets Of all the pretty things you erer saw the prettiest are distributed around the city at any and store from the most elaborate ly done up chewing gum to a seal skin sack The counters haye been prop ped and repropped to hold the car loads of goods rattles perfumes candies toilet sets fancy articles town lots fur coats saucepans beer elaborately bound tracts pins jewelry sausage hot scotch books cutlery and articles without number which are awaiting gentle reader to touch your pile and be purchased You cannot buy all but you can surely find what you want whether you have the purse of a Cro sus or the wallet of the editor noth ing in We looked and looked for some sweet remembrance for our best girl and found it anywhere What to purchase we could not decide so we selected with utmost care the prettiest free advertising card begged a stamp from our friend and now this testi monial of our wealth and devotion is on its way to create happiness and joy j You cannot help but articles are so lovely Take a day off and start on a shopping trip We started out rather fresh and came back ex hausted Follow us and see what is in store for you BUO hare their three stores crammed from top to bottom with bargains in dry goocLs carpets gents furnishing and groceries Everything imaginable can be found there As the reporter with open mouth was wondering at the great stock Albert Prenzlauer was busy counting cash and Bennie Desenburg the popular manager of the firm was hustling from one side to the other looking after this directing that Everything from carved collar buttons to the finest fur garments can be found there and you ought to see the piles of goods We could not name a millionth part and get to press this wuek so we will not try H 1 LALONDE will never be outdone on Christmas display and his store looks like one large rainbow ribbons laces novelties are arranged with great taste and the store is a scene of bustle When do you get time to arrange your store asked the irrepressible newsgatherer I dont have any time except at replied II and even if we do all in sight is soon sold The task is d so it is Ribbons slashed here goods of cloth the re bricabrae and novelties were everywhere goiug like hot cakes and envious of the people who can buy pretty things the reporter left arnia the sound of cash of which he knew nothing LEWfS L has been trying to hold the Giant down for the past week but the page ad in the DEMOCRAT crowds his house with customers and the old Giant is en a regular rampage Collar buttons seal garments mits caps shoes socks hand painted and brica brac everything you desire for useful or ornamental wear When do let up asked the reporter Never was the reply Like OUT new clastic suspender we never give we do not expect to sleep until after Christmas Cant bother with you and with this the rustling Lewis gathered a customer under his wing and as representative of the press left he hear the distant not to rip DATE BKOWJT at the old stand of Thompson says that he is used to getting up early for business and staying right with it all day long but remarked Dave thV people will not let me stay with my elegant bedroom and parlor sets ant rocking chairs They insist upon buying them and it keeps me and my busy until the we small hours settiaj up new Is the Holiday trade good asked the reporter Well I should think so people seem to want substantial Christmas presents and a furniture store is the place to get Enjoying the easy chair and mattresses the reporter withdrew be contented with the soft side of a board and a coal scuttle for a pillow RYAN i EOYCE of the Central Drug Store hate not pafc in any special Christmas goods as they consider their general line of being fine imported goods are quite suitable for holiday presents They have toilet and manicure sets shaving cases cuff boxes in plush and leather Then in cigars they carry the best to be had and understand how keep them These cigars being mostly imported require great care to pre serve the flavor and for this purpose the firm has a zinc lined case in whick tlie cigars are kept and only taken out as required In this way thesmoker gets his cigars perfectly seasoned and with as good a flavor as when they left the factory A box of these cigars as a Xnias gift would be greatly appreeiat ed by the receiver The Central will be open all Christmas day so that if any of the children are taken sick oil account of eating too much turkey and pudding you will know where to for relief The dispensing department is in charge of Geo F Baker a regis tered pharmacist who stands at tha head of his profession and who wiH make up your prescriptions at aay time night or day JOHNSTON WILLIAMS large office is not loaded with Christmas specialties but what better present could you give your wife than a insurance policy or how better could you do youself a good turn than insure your property total capital is represented by this firm anA is rustling to increase it HewiH get C L ASDEKSOtf says that he hardly expects that anyone will make a meal out of nails or screws yet he has shelves loaded with goods that will make the heart glad barren for the boys a saw or plane or any thing your wife needs Perhaps if you are a philanthropist you might buy a snow shovel and keep your walk cleaa for he has some neat patterns You will probably need a pot any way to boil your Christmas dinner or at least a nice stove of some size or other Have you seen the pretty display ia the windows of DANSKIX KRAFFT Leather and plush goods toilet cases brass goods silk handkerchiefs muf flers scarfs ties are all to be found there irevery variety besides their usual large stock of dry goods ani fancy sundries They have an unusual display for those in search of presents to select from Bangles are pretty and so are ear rings and you will find them at SHELLITOS together with bracelets watches charms rings and everything in tha jewelers line With an engraver busy at work making monograms and initials Christmas goods seem to be the forte here and they have loaded up for the occasion He manufactures lockets ring or any jewelry on short notice MAX LEXHOFF Jt CO have been hustling as usual fill their two large stores with goods to make the heart glad and the body warm Socks mits underclothing gents furnishing goods boots aud shoes but what is the use of telling you all the secrets that they have iu store for you there when Mr Morris the popular manager is just dying to show you their of verything in their line Santa Glaus has got his work in all over town and particularly is it noticed at F W ROACH t CO If you want anything to keep you warm as a neck scarf or silk handker chief for your f they are await ing your arrival Fancy boots and shoes hats caps clothing gents fur nishing goods everything to Si the male form or female f ot can be found in his store which id crowded from floor to ceiling with goods suitable for Xmas presents FINK Jfc REE3 accountants can help make the holi days happy for you by straightening up youy books and accounts Tow them in the First ISatienal building Continued uu ttb   

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