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Ames Daily Intelligencer (Newspaper) - December 1, 1911, Ames, Iowa Ames daily intelligencer i ill volume 44ames, Iowa Friday december i 1911 number 50 fire sweeps t of Pilot lit up the skies and people thought Gilbert was on fire Pilot Mound one of the oldest towns in Boone county was almost obliterated Early yesterday morning the Brilliant Light in the Northwestern heavens was noticed yesterday morning by Many Ames people who feared that Gilbert was on tire by telephoning to Fraser it was Learned that the Little town of Pilot Mound had almost been blotted from the Boone county map. The East Side of the main business Street was destroyed and but for the fact that the w ind came from the West the entire business District would have burned. Originating in the Whelchel Barber shop the tire soon spread to adjoining buildings. The heaviest losers were George Hitchings groceries and notions Carlson amp son warehouse and contents Gilberts livery barn and of Ergo a Blacksmith shop. All live Stock was saved but buildings and their contents were a Complete loss. The total loss amounts to $15,000, with some insurance. Or. Kramme of Gilbert station has a drug store at Pilot Mound which Wras not touched by the tire. Pilot Mound was thankful yesterday thai ii was no worse. Thanksgiving Day services Well attended the Ames thanksgiving Day services were the Best attended for Many years. Rev. Fred Biggs who preached for the Union services at the congregational Church delivered a forceful address taking up practical unselfish Ness As his theme. His text was taken from Phil. 4-4. Rejoice in the lord alway. I Beta Phi term party Ames City Library. Some of the thankful and where they demonstrated at the j. E. Arnold Home miss Maude Arnold who is teaching at Hawarden mrs. S. B. Layman Rev. L. C. Harris and family and or. And mrs. I Ackerson. At the Home of w. A. Mcdonald miss Cunningham mrs Nannie Pickett and her Mother mrs. Wright and or. Edgar Martin of Washington. At the j. G. Wallis Home on eighth Street prof. And mrs. Wallis mrs. Mary Bryant and miss Mary Bryant. At the Hiram Truesdell Horae or. And mrs. O. E. Wilson and son Carl and or. And mrs. H. E. Otto. At the Home of w. F. Steigerwalt Douglas avenues or. And mrs. Albert Feye and mrs. Zimmerman and son Homer of Scranton miss Lizzie Egan of Carroll and miss by mice m along of Luverne Minn. At the Home of d. L. Bullocks or. Bullocks Mother mrs. Mary Bullock of Marshalltown and miss Randles mrs. Bullocks sister of Des Moines. At the f. W. Linebaugh Home or. And mrs. H l. Carrell of Des Moines col., and mrs. Dan Mccarthy and dr1, and mrs t. L. Rice. At the Andrew Scott Home on Kel log avenues or. Goldsmith father of mrs. Scott of Marshalltown her sister mrs Amanda Montgomery and or. And mrs. Eugene Williams. At the Home of mrs. Barrette or. And mrs. Henry Harris and or. And mrs. R. E. Mcintosh of Des Moines. At the Home of prof. F. W. Beckmann or. And mrs. L. H. Sawyer of Des Moines. At the Home of mrs. Budd a Vera and Myron Budd grandchildren from Shellsburg. At the Home of g. A. Snook a the Jeffrey family. At the Home of or. James Carr or. And mrs. Carl Anderson at the k. W. Brown Home or. And mrs. D. L. Loughran and children Rev. And mrs. J. Frederics c Atlin and children and miss Higgins. At the Home of g. H. Mellor a or. And mrs. Fred Al w Ell of St. Louis. At the Home of c. C. Aim mrs. C. H. Brand org and children Arthur Richard and Helen of Boone. The members of the Iowa Gamma chapter of i Beta Phi gave a dancing party wednesday evening i Cham Pliny shall. Decorations in the Hall were of fraternity skins on the curtains and asparagus ferns twined around the chandeliers. Music was furnished by grahams orchestra of Des Moines. Miss Roberts and or. And mrs. E. B. Bus i chaperoned the party and guests from away were miss Josephine Hungerford of Carroll and or. A apollos Folker a former student at the College. Mrs. S. W. Beyer w ill talk to the mothers at the City Library saturday at 3 on nature work in the Home. Winter shoe question now confronting you. We re sure we can Settle it in a Way to please you. It would take a big Book to say All the Good things we could say about our shoes. The next Best thing is to show you. Come see the Best shoes $3.00, $3.50 or $4 Ever bought. Come see All of our shoes. Bouge amp aim the shoe men Leader in mining Congress John have Hammond who has gained Fame in various ways. Was one of the speakers at the recent meeting of the american mining Congress in Chi Cago. And was chairman of the cos Ommittee on Federal legislation where they spent the Day m iss Emily Johnson at Ida Grove. Miss sue Knudson at Nevada. Miss Schreiner at Albia. Miss Belle Johnson at Clinton. Miss Mabel Payton at Cherokee. Miss Bray at Grinnell. Miss Williams at Cherokee. Or. And mrs. Waters at Des Moines. Or. And mrs. Dilley Allen at Des Moines. F. R. Conaway at Brooklyn. Miss Wakefield at Gilbert. Miss Boyd at grand River. Or. And mrs. J. W. Bateman at Eagle Grove. Mrs. J. F. Warren at Mansfield 111. Or. And mrs. C. W. Sylvester at Battle Creek Iowa. E. J. Harris at Slater. Omar m. Strickler at Centerville. Mrs. Mcelyea and daughter Sarah with her brother senator Fitzpatrick at Nevada taking dinner at the Home of mrs. De Mccall. Herbert Earl and Lee Downey at Carlisle. Or. Geo. Graham and mrs. Myra Graham with mrs. Maggie Cole at Lagle Grove. Judge and mrs. C. D. Lee at the Scott Tucker Home in Boone. Miss Inez Hunter at Des Moines. Waters injured by heavy girder or. B. F. Waters was seriously injured thanksgiving afternoon we file assisting in the unloading of the heavy gilders to he used in the High school building. The Iron struck him just above the ankle breaking both hones. There being no place in Ames w Here he could be cared for or Ghrist accompanied him to Des Moines and saw that he Wras comfortably settled in the meth dist Hospital. His brother who lives at Jefferson arrived today to care for him. Milford and Grant Ontario happenings reception Given by president and mrs Stanton president entertained sixty guests Hall those and mrs. E. W. Stanton about one Hundred and at a reception in alumni present being All College people. The second floor was used for the function All the rooms being beautifully decorated with chrysanthemums and ferns the work of or. John Reardon of the horticultural depart ment. Or. And mrs. Stanton were assisted in receiving by Deans and mesdames c. F. Curtiss cd h. Stange and a. Marston. The evening was pleasantly and socially spent music on the Victrola adding to the pleasure of the occasion. Light refreshments were served. On next sunday at la a. In. We will have the pleasure of having the menus Christian Forward movement committee of Ames with us. They w ill have with them a male quartet. Let All turn out and hear what the i it eople have to Tell us and listen to the Good music they have in store for us. Or. And mrs. Gay Ward have an addition to their family in the Way of a ten Pound boy. Or. And mrs. Clyde Kintsley of Ames spent sunday at the Home of or. And mrs. Frank Briley. Miss Mildred Kingsbury has been suffering quite seriously from the effects of being thrown from a horse a few Days ago. Mrs. S. P. Freed received a tee Gra Friday of last week stating that her brother who lives in Valparaiso ind., was not expected to live. Mrs. Freed left on the evening train Friday. Miss Maude Zee Robinson of Gilbert lectured Here Friday night of last week. Or. H. Trusdel made a business trip to the Capitol City saturday of last week. Or. David Jantz a guest at the s. Scott Home the pact t to weeks left for his Home in Chicago last Friday. On wednesday evening dec. 6, the o. W. B. M. Ladies will serve supper at the Christian Church. This is an annual affair. Oysters will be served in All styles at the nominal sum of 25 cents a plate. Every body Welcome. F. I. Smith a former resident of this neighbourhood hut for the past hire years of Tustin California was looking after business interests Here last tuesday. Mrs. A. Al Mills is on the sick list this week. Or. And mrs. Alvin Banks and Little son Keith s it ent thanksgiving with the j. A. Bateman family at Eagle Grove. Or. And mrs r. F. Of Donnell of Colo spent thanksgiving at tile parental j a. Heintz Home. Miss Blanche Warren of Gilbert Wras a guest at tilt4 Home of her Uncle j. F. Warren Over thanksgiving. Mrs. Andrew Crooks and daughter Lola and son Frederick will leave this week for Bloomington 111., to visit relatives. The c. N. Moses and Fred Porte r famil ies spent thanksgiving with relatives in Ames. Mrs. J. F. Warren left tuesday night to spend thanksgiving with her aged parents and other relatives at Mansfield Illinois. After a months vacation the consolidated schools of Grant opened again ast monday. School opened in District no. 9 in Milford monday with Adward Carey As teacher. Mildred Porter visited friends in Mes Over sunday. Or. Schelble wait Host there was a merry gathering thanks giving afternoon at 2 of clock at the depot cafe or. Scheible of the cafe serving a three course dinner to his employees and their families. The party consisted of about Twenty and the sumptuous Turkey dinner was fully appreciated and enjoyed by All present. Special goods on Sale at the Cam Mack harness shop. Chase Plush Robes and Many other articles in the harness line at special prices for december. Many of them suitable for Christmas . B. Cooley manager. 50-fp the weather. Miss Chamberlin is ill from effects of fall fair to night and saturday. The Public Sale business the Public Sale in Iowa is a Well established institution and is Here to stay. It has proven to be a profitable Way for the Farmer to dispose of his surplus and it affords a Market for accumulations on the farm that could not be disposed of at any Price at private Sale. The Success of a farm Sale depends on several things condition of the Stock or articles to be sold the ability of the auctioneer and the measure of Public Confidence he enjoys and last but not least successful Sale advertising. Ten years ago sales were advertised altogether by Means of Sale Bills. Now the Best sales Are advertised in the newspapers and the newspaper is the cheapest and most effective Means of reaching the people. Sale Bills Are Good enough As far As they go but they Don t go far enough. Few people Stop along the Roadside to read Bills but the Farmer picks up his local newspaper to find out who is going to sell when he Sells and we hat he Sells. It takes four or five jays to Bill a Sale the same time devoted to fitting the Stock for the Sale ring would be far More profitable. We predict that within a very Short time the Sale Bill will be a thing of the past. The Farmers of Story county can reach the great majority of Homes in this county any Day they wish through the columns of the intelligencer and carry their announcement Over a greater territory and in less time at a trifle of expense. If you Are going to have a Public Sale do not Overlook placing your announcement in attractive form in the daily intelligencer. It will pay you handsome returns on the investment. An admiration of nerve. The Ames intelligencer reached us last week As a daily paper. No announcement had been made of its Advent and the papers appearance As daily Sheet came pretty much in the nature of a surpise. Whether Ames and the immediate Vicinity is Large enough to support a daily paper is yet to be determined but for All of that we Admire Brothel Conaways nerve. Ifs the first daily to be launched in Story Slater news. Miss emmeline Chamberlain is ill at her Home on Burnett Avenue and requires the services to a nurse because of nervous Shock occasioned by a fall she suffered sunday. Executive committee to meet at Union Nat. Bank the executive committee of the men and religion Forward movement meets this evening at the Union National Barile to Complete the program for the four Day rally. Clear the decks dec. 14-17. The preacher can tie a knot As Well As a Sailor. A if those who Are mentioning pro Fessor Holden for governor Are simply testing seed the proposition is a right a says the Waterloo times Tri Bune. Violio Quot informal wednesday evening the members of the Mono clan entertained at an informal thanksgiving dancing party at Adams Hall. Cramblitt a orchestra furnished music and the Hall was decorated in the colors of the clan dark Blue and Gold. A delightful evening was concluded with lunch at the Iowa cafe. Out of Tow n guests present were miss Jacobson and miss Moore of Des Moines and miss Moon of Tipton la or. Dyer Eye ear Throat. Glasses fitted. Nose and Lewis Olson Dies of typhoid fever Lewis Olson who contracted typhoid fever while working on the pile Driver for the c. And n. W. Railway died this morning about two thirty of clock at his Home on grand Avenue. His illness has been of Many weeks duration his life being despaired of two or three weeks ago. Lately however he had shown a steady gain and All had Hope of his recovery. Thanksgiving eve however he suffered another relapse from which death was certain. He was a member of both the Odd Fellows and red men lodges. The funeral services will be Beld sunday at the Home at two of clock at the methodist Church at two thirty of clock and will be in charge of the i. O. O. F. Miss Shugart returns to the intelligencer miss Bernice Shugart returns to the intelligencer and w ill have charge of the books advertising and Telephone. Miss Shugart after a very satisfactory connection with this paper went to the Sioux City Tribune and had a responsible position being in charge of the advertising department in the business office. She returned to Ames to beat Home with her parents and for a few weeks has been connected with the times while waiting the establishment of the daily intelligencer. Ames High Defeated alumni score 5 to 3 when in doubt ask your wife. The High school team has won the majority of the games played during the season and topped off by beating the alumni team yesterday b a score o5 to 3. The game w As a Good one All the Way through. The graduate team Wras much the heavier but their opponents were much faster and made things hum around the big ends All the Way through. The game was won in the first Quarter. Davis made a spectacular run for a touchdown and netted the Ames High Bunch 5 Points while Alva Howard of the graduate eleven scored 3 in the same interval by a drop kick from the 20-Yard line. Elmer Greenlee kindly consented to till a vacancy in the High school eleven. The lineup of the two teams was As follows alumni. Ames High. D. Griffith f. B h. Greenlee . H m. Griffith . Howard ,.q . . . Kelso l . A. E. Greenlee Steigerwalt l. G. Ghrist Dunham. time will Tell. The Ames daily intelligencer Story county a first daily made its appearance last thursday. Whether or no the time is Ripe for a daily time alone can Tell but bother Conaway has adopted the Only sure Way of determining. That it May grow and Prosper and be a credit to the hustling Little City that gave it birth rests with the citizens and business men of Banner. Politics Are often the most bothersome kind of ticks. The Tilden store extra special Sale of room size rugs for saturday Only your Choice of five patterns in tapestry Brussels rugs 8-3x10-6 size at. Your Choice of five patterns in tapestry Brussels rugs 9x12 size at. $5.75 $6.75 buy your rugs saturday at the Tilden store

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