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Wisconsin Valley Leader (Newspaper) - September 12, 1907, Grand Rapids, Wisconsin PER YEAR GRAND RAPIDS WISCONSIN THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 12 1907 VOL VI NUMBER 28 Attention I About October 1st I expect to receive ect from Holland In original package bulbs or all kinds hyacinths tulips narcissus etc for fall planting and forcing Why order your bulbs out of the city when 1 can sell them to you at lower Mils W T JONES 337 First avenue south Among the Grand Rapids people who James Mason who la a member of the attended the Marathon County fair a Wausau last week Mrs Peter Golla Godfrey Moberg Mr and Mrs Mike McDonald Geo Berard Herman Smith John and Robert Oswald Menzel Wm and Chas Henry Wasser Misses Kittle Cahill and Olga Halveraon Grand Rapids colony of homesteaders located In northern Minnesota has been spending a few days In the city Jesse Hopgood Jack Whitrock Nick Gross and Leonard Reinert are the other bers o the colony Mrs Mason Is ing with her husband the joys and ships of the homesteader Their timber claims are said to be very valuable READ THIS ADVE And If you haven't been In the habit of doing so after just make It a point to glance at this space week You will find that we not only want your business but expect to make It worth while to do business with us We are giving special attention to these who baye never had a bank account and take pleasure In explaining everything fully The First National Bank GRAND RAPIDS WISCONSIN We are still helping to start savings accounts If you haven't heard about It call and ask us i ELECTRIC THEATRE Every night in the week for i 5 Cents r a lasting about hour CHANGE OF PROGRAM three times a days Wednesdays and Fridays Everybody goes and all are pleased Nice new clean hall and comfortable seats Join the crowds at Showing of Wool Dress Goods E just as critical just as skeptical and just as as you please when you call to investigate our fall dress goods stock It will stand the inspection and any comparison that you may choose to give it We invite comparison because we have all faith in our assortment of woolens and we believe and are willing to demonstrate to you that what we have to show cannot be excelled either in price or selection from any source Fall fashions are calling for decidedly dark colors for the coming season Large invisible plaids with small checks in two tones and plain colors are the ones selling Don't Buy Gaudy Plaids They are decidedly out of form Some merchants are showing them as the latest things because they have them but they are not the latest on State Street or here We advertise what is new and proper and we have the goods to show you when you call Black Dress Goods Our assortment of blaek dress ths widest possible range of weaves and patterns French Poplins Plain Middle Weight Panamas Wool Batistes Wool Etc Etc you the best selection possible at reasonable TO In the same range of weaves as in the blacks we are showing the new shades of brown blue and red at prices to suit all needs Suitings In desireable colorings embracing the latest and best in novelties for the present season Soft lustered brown and green broken checks dark blue with wine mixed fancy brown and black shepards checks with fine mixed stipes of effective an assortment worth your while all in 38 inch material at a A Dollar THE POPULAR PRICE FOR SUITINGS Tke gems of our entire dress goods selections are to be found in our DOLLAR COLLECTION Wine and green broken plaids olive green and black mixed brown green and black in shaded stripes This is one of the latest and patterns Ask to see it at a dollar a yard Brown blue and green mixtures all in dark That Mannish pattern for suitings in brown and black are a few of the splendid color combinations that you will see here at a DOLLAR A YARD Plain Herring Bone Weaves are to be found in numerous and popular shades THE WEAVE MAKES THE CLOTH You will find it here in all the popular plain shades Absolutely Water Proof in Dark Colors at Popular Prices JOHNSON HILL COMPANY BASE HALL Tigers Stevens Point Berlin Athletics also Win The Grand Tigers are now a combination of ball players hard to beat In fact they could go a winning pace in much faster company than any they have had of late The series between Stevens Point and Grand Rapids opened at WALL MILL FAILS Stevens Point Mill iocs to the Liabilities Saturday last the Western Wall Mill at Stevens Point failed with Paper as in- Stevens Point last Sunday fairly good crowd of fans and i accom the team to the Point and saw them win in a walk from the Stevens Pointers by a score of 6 to 1 Charles Stanley of Bancroft umpired the game to the satisfaction ot both sides The Tigers made their scores largely early In the game the latter part of the con- test being played in good style by both sides On Wednesday the Tigers played a game at home with Berlin before a small crowd that was a great exhibition of the popular game The home team won by j the lowest possible margin 2 to 0 On Sunday while the Tigers were ai Stevens Point the Athletics our secom team met the Orioles of Stevens Point before a fairly good crowd on the Joca grounds A ensued which gave the spectators the worth of their money in entertainment For a non professional game It was a beauty anc was won by the Athletics by a score o 4 to 5 Next Sunday the second game of the Grand Point series will be played in this city It will be won or lost on its merits as an unprejudiced umpire will rule over the diamond The Stevens Pointers will he given a strictly square deal and It la believed that many visitors from the Point will witness of The plant is said to have cost and there are counts and material on hand to the amount of but it is thought the creditors will not realize more than 40 per cent on the money loaned to the concern As most paper mills have been among the best paying industries in the it Is believed that the management and financing of this Institution was not what they should have been OBITUARY NICK WINCKLE One of the pioneer residents of Grand Rapids died at the home of Mrs Lizzie Cooney on Oak street early Tuesday morning after a prolonged Illness Funeral services were held this day morning from Peters and Paul's Catholic church and interment made in Calvary cemetery Winckle was born 82 years ago in Germany In 1853 he came to this country and spent about a year in Canada working on a railroad lie came to Grand Rapids m 1854 and has since made this city his home working In the woods and on the river in the early days and later operating a farm in the outskirts of the city Ten years after his arrival in Grand Rapids he married and one BOD was born to them who lived to be four years of age His wife died in 1902 Deceased was well and favorably known by all the older of the city who held In respect this genial German gentleman ROCHAN Passed away at his home in Sigel Tuesday morning of old age Funeral services were held this Thursday ing at the Catholic church In Rudolph and Interment made In the Calvary tery Mr Rouban is about 82 years of age and bad been a resident of Wood county or nearly fifty years He is survived by fonr Mrs Thos Mrs Frank Lessig and John Rouhan ail of Sigel and William Rouhan of gan MRS KIRK CUBISTE Passed away at her home in polis early Friday morning after a brief Illness Funeral services were held in that city Sunday Minnie Mullen was born in Ontario Canada about 88 years ago but came to Grand Rapids at an early age where she attended the public schools and a major portion of her life About thirteen years ago she married to Kirk BUI Kicked by Horse Has Sose Broken Panter manager ot Cohen Bros grocery department had bis nose and chept Injured Wednesday evening by being kicked by a horse while at- tending the wedding In Rudolph He had gone to the barn to feed his horses and while measuring grain just behind his team a strange horse was brought into the barn and OHO of Will's horses kicked at It landing on Will's nose and chest The nose was broken the face lacerated and the chest Injured but It is thought he will recover from his injuries without great ation of bis countenance Entertain in Honor of Teachers Friday evening Prof and Mrs Yonker gave a reception at their home on Third street for the teachers of the Grand ids public schools and faculty of the school The ing was pleasantly spent in social con- verse and dainty refreshments weie served The ladies aid societies and M W K club of the Methodist church tendered the Grand Rapids school faculty a tion ai the church parlors Tuesday Ing An interesting musical and literary program had been prepared for the casion and delectable refreshments served About forty guests were present Talk Horse Show F E Roberts of Saratoga is trying to merest the citizens of Grand Rapids and the ladies of the Woman Federation in a modern horse show be given here this fall The city is ful of fine drivers with a little care in preparation for the show an excellent ex libit could be made that would a taste for fine carriage horses that is ai eady latent in the community and needs a little cultivation to blossom intc very favorable to high clasi lorses SOCIETY NOTICES The east side ladies aid society of thi il E church will meet witl Mrs N E Emmons The west side ladies aid society of thi II E church will meet Wednesday with Urs C F Kellogg This is the regula 0 cent meeting Christie of Merrill and lived In that city for several years later moving to apolis to reside She leaves beside her husband one daughter and a brother T E of this city Sir and Mrs Mullen and son George and niece Ella Young went up to Minneapolis to at- tend the funeral Deceased numbered her friends by the score in Grand Rapids all of whom greatly regret her untimely death Federation Meet Friday evening the members of the City of Women's Clubs will bold meeting at the F J Wood home Miss Lutie Stearns of the Wisconsin Library Commission will address the meeting on Regulate Your She will preface her address by a few remarks on local library work The library committee will also make a short report of there work The Federation now has one hundred members and each member will invite a guest to the Friday evening num ion to Mr and Mn Baker He Suited for Once People buy clothes and clothes that clothes and are fitted They pay nearly as much as I they had them made to order A tailor made by will fit you until it la worn out and please you al the time Give him one trial and you won't buy ready-to-wear clothes again and you will help him pay his tailors who spend their money in Grand Rapids For Sale A good young saddle horse gentle and trained for the use of a lady as well as a man Address of R C 0 Vehrs Nekoosa Wis HIGH SCHOOL The high school students this year are made up of little eighth graders green Freshmen crazy Sophomores wise Juniors and dignified Seniors The students Who were interested In football held a meeting the last of last week In Mr Kell's recitation room and elected Denis Corcoran captain of the football team Sir Schwede has had charge of Pi of Economic class the part of the week during Prof absence from town A larger number of football en- turned out his year and as a result It is expected that the high school will have a good team The first game will probably be with Stevens Point Charlie Karnatz of this city and Miss Orelia Akey of were in marriage at the Catholic church in dolph Wednesday morning Rev Van Sever officiated at the ceremony tnd Miss Alice Akey sister of the bride acted as bridesmaid and Henry Karnatz as best man A number of re and friends of the newly wedded pair were at a fine wedding dinner at the Akey home Mr and Mrs will reside at Almond where Mr Karnatz is employed In a drug store The bride although of Rudolph hag spent most of her time of late years in this city where she employed as type setter and Mr Karnatz Is a well known resident of the Fourth ward Saturday afternoon at the Lutheran church on Eighth street occurred the marriage of Ray Cooper and Miss Martha Reimer well known Rudolph young people Wedding festivities were held at the home of the bride's parents Mr and Mrs Jos In Rudolph Wednesday morning September 4th at the Catholic parsonage occurred the marriage of Leonard Slusser and Misa Dora Rev Father Reding officiating The young people were at- tended by Miss Uora Benson and Frank Primeau After the ceremony the ding party took dinner at the Wisconsin House where Mr and Mrs Slusser will board tor the present Both bride and groom are popular Grand Rapids young people and the LEADER wishes to join their friends In extending tions A wedding party was that this noon of Henry L and Aliss Maye Catherine Gorman which was solemnized at St James Catholic church at o'clock Rev Father J J nen Daily Record Mr is well known In this city and having been In the em- ploy of the St Paul road in Grand Rapids Port Edwards and Babeock for several years He is now located at VS ausau Announced The announcement of the ment of Harry Kroni a merchant of thia city and Miss Sarah or thon City was made known Sunday at a party given at the home of the young lady's parents Mr and Mrs J Smuckler at her home town There were a large number of of the two young people present at the an- party The date for the marriage has not been set but it will un- doubtedly be held this News Miss is a niece of Sir and Mrs Max Steinberg of this city and was at one time a resident of Grand Rapids Jubilee A souvenir book of 36 pages size of the jubilee will be placed on sale The souvenir is something worth preserving It contains a history of the congregation of the societies sketches of Rev Reding Rev Beyerle and Rev Tanguay photos of Pope Plus Cardinal Gibbons the bishops of Wisconsin Rev Reding and former priests present and former members of the congregation 50 years ago the church buildings and the interior of the church and many other beautiful cuts The committee also desires to announce that reserved s ats for the Opera Honse program Monday evening will be on sale Sunday and Monday at Daly's and drug stores Tickets 25 35 and 50 cents COMMITTEE The jokers are jollying Jack about the new automobile ordinance They call it the Jack Arpin ordinance nd intimate that some of the city fathers have no great confidence in his ioa as a chaffeur Dressmaking Parlors Mrs Helen Bradford Is conducting fashionable dressmaking parlors In the Wood building opposite the LEADER office and will be pleased to receive a share of the patronage of the ladles of Grand Rapids and vicinity The Grand Rapids Tailoring Co F Mazur manager baa the largest and finest stock of fall and winter Beltings on hand ever before exhibited in this city Yon can get a splendid salt for made to flt yon and good enough to wear at a presidential reception REALTY WILL fine residence ies in city of Ripon Lac Wis for good farm near Grand Rapids WILL good residence in city of Fond du Lac for good Vood county farm FOR good homes on west side rices range from to Some can fce bought on easy terms fine acre clay farm with air buildings 45 acres cleared 35 of which is cleared of stumps and into crops Restof farm is good wood land Can be secured for cash payment of and mortgage of WILL brick S room dence in Lancaster Grant county Wis Will trade toward a good farm Balance cash FOB home close to Lincoln high school Lot with good 5 room cottage barn and woodshed Can be bought cheap Also have a big bargain In a residence property only two blocks from post office DON'T list your home or farm with us if you wart to sell We will handle the same on a small commission and deal with you on the Square
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