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Farmers Messenger (Newspaper) - January 30, 1908, Atlantic, Iowa January 19o8 new 38 xl1v new directors named three Atlantic directors of displaced by men from the the first annual election of directors of the new Atlantic Northern South Ern Railroad was held tuesday after and nearly All the Stock the election resulted in increase of representation of the stockholders from the and they now have seven of the fifteen no racers of the Walner acid Marquis of this place being1 let out and leis led nod Smith taking their the people of the North Felt that they should have tire representation on the and while the election was their is no ill feeling left As result of the votes of the it is probable the same officers be retained As a Mark of Confidence of the directors in the hard work and Forth by them in building the work is now be in Ouahes on the depots at Elkhorn the track la now completed into tie City and they Are engaged in building Ibe v at the end of the Road a combination Corob and baggage car and a coach have been provisions made for the final payment of the yet due of construction and it is thought that the will com plete operation in ten Days when the question of Extension will be pushed As rapidly As the Cost of construction of the Road will be about less than the original estimate of the Engineer and All rejoice completion of two Stock cars full of people from the North came Down tuesday to attend the election and All expressed them selves As Well pleased with the result of the the people of Atlantic feel especially Good toward the people from the North for their Liberal assist without which the Road could t court judge veiled court Here tuesday docket to be con Sidere Dohnt i occupy All time of the the Law assignments were made the first Day and the work of the session is now in the first is James is wherein James is endeavouring to have an Alimony order set tuesday afternoon the judge issued naturalization papers to John a Resi Dent of Benton who was born in Germany and who came to this country in this is the first naturalization under the new the most important Case to be tried this term will probably be the one against county attorney in which he is charged with Alfeas ence in and which was assigned for next there Are also seven divorce cases on the there is but Little work for the grand jury this inherits a not have been and the future is full of Promise for the Atlantic North Ern Southern among the religious enthusiasm Awakening the residents of Atlantic just with revivals in at two of the churches in and the address of attorney general Byers Sun Day religious sentiment is in creasing in this the revival at the Christian Church by Ell Ston and Singer Mcvey still continue with unabated interest and there has been 23 additions up to while the meetings at the congregation Church with Henferson and the Excel Lent music rendered each continue to draw Large and interested the address of attorney general Byers sunday night was a masterful plea for Law enforce meet of All he gave a history of the Saloon fight in Council Bluffs and Davenport and other Saloon towns and cities of the state and urged All christians and Good to unite in an Effort to secure Good he complimented representative Meredith upon his efforts and results in Bis fight for Temperance sentiment while in the and made a deep impression on the minds of his Lurge when he returned to Des he gave out an interview in which he complimented the City of at lactic upon the Law enforcement senti ment that prevailed and complimented county goodspeed the excellent and successful fight he had made for the enforcement of Law that Are usually disobeyed with out much notice being taken of on next sunday evening the resubmission of the prohibition amendment to the voters of the state of Iowa will be discussed in two pulpits in this one meeting will be held in the congregational Church and the other at state superintendent of the anti Saloon league and of red who has been lecturing on Tern Terence All Over the will de liver the in addition to these of will be in the City next week to assist Henderson with his re Viva Ball a grand Ball wll be Given at the eagles under the auspices of the degree team thursday even a cordial invitation is extended to All respectable people to Good time is next week will be the opening Chap ters of the plow woman to be run in this dont fail to get the open ing Young people blends of the contracting parties in Cass county were much surprised Friday of last week to learn of the marriage of two of the popular Young people of willets and miss May who were quietly married in Council Bluffs by Justice of the peace Al Greene at his office in the Young people have a Host of friends in Cass county who ble in this the wedding was a private witnessed Only by two of the most intimate it is to be hoped that they will make their Home in Cass Adair county the Farmers Institute and poultry show is dated for february 13 and 14 the Adair merchants Are Naal cing great preparations for the event and Many valuable pro s been the program will be interesting and instructive and men of National reputation will deliver and several Farmers from the East and North part of this county who have been endeavouring to revive the Farmers Institute in Caes will be in attendance at the Adair the enthusiasm gained at this meeting May be the Means of increasing their efforts to secure an Institute meeting for Cass county this notice to applicants for printing of sealed bids for the printing of 5 ordinance books for the City of Atlan will be received at the City clerks Oliue up to m copy and specifications for same Are on file at the City clerks City Sullivan of is one of several heirs to Large the state papers have contained an article giving the particulars of the Good Fortune of a wealthy Farmer of this who has been residing near Massena until a abort the the item claims that Sullivan has been made beneficiary to the extent of by the death of a brother in Australia who has made his Money in mining in that Sullivan and and his Brothers were born in but have been residents of Cass county for Many and has a of friends who will r juice in his Good the brother who died was one of a family of seven Brothers and four Sisters who became scattered soon after the family moved to this and died without leaving any at the time of the scatter me it of the Brothers some of them went to Australia and All Trace of them was remained in this county and by hard work Eom Assed a goodly Fortune from the when the brother markets local dealers Are paying today for 45 88 42 bar s3 75 cd j7 Lii 60 7c Yount of lie 6e 5c 80 old 3c apples of to 00 keep in mind the Baxter Sale Date it is a Clearing up Sale As Baxter has rented Bis Sale at the farm 3 Miles South weat of Seaman and Mcculloch in the West part of has a number of chickens at her place have been laying during he Winter almost As Well As during the summer besides getting plenty of eggs she has now discovered a Hen in the Hick that lays double saturday she found an egg that weighed 44 ounces and was five inches in circumference and 6i inches of other occasions she has be curad eggs with double Yolks and i above the average bad entered mining it required much diligent search to locate Hie and Only recently was it fully established that Anu entitled to some of the Large estate even yet All his Brothers and Sisters have not been but the Massena sullivans share of the estate is Sullivan does not need the Money left by his As he is Al ready Well enough fixed in this goods that he does not have to work any and has retired from the farm which be has while it and his family have gone to Chicago to make their future he own a comfortable Home in the Western Metropolis and says that be will add the Money secured from his estate to his own for the Benefit of the death in addition to the death of Gill there has been few of friends and residents of Cass Henry Martin received word thursday of the death of her of the funeral ser vices of the late Mary Nicholson who died at the Hospital in Clarinda of paralysis were conducted from the presbyterian Church thursday after miss Mary formerly a resident of this place but who has been employed As waiter in the deaf and dumb Institute at Council died at that place sunday evening and was brought Here for burial on on tuesday evening Matthew a brakeman on South Omaha Stock markets South the Rock Island whose Home is receipts of cattle were fairly Liberal in Valley was almost in last at the prices 1 stantly killed by being run Over by closed up Strong and and fully j his own train while his foot steady for the there was Good Trade Bere on the opening Market this off and All kinds of killing cattle advanced 10 a lot the Market today is fully Quality of the steer offerings at this time is rather com tops this week Good to Choice classes of steers being quotable at 00 a 05fair to Good o Good to Choice cows and Bifera 50 fair to Good 00 veil calves 00 Good to Choice heavy feeders 05 fair to Good 25 Good Choice Light and med Lucu kinds fair o Good 00 the hog Trade today is bulk sold at 25 top 30 Robinson was caught in a both legs were cd his Arm the lower part of his body badly mangled and his face and the remains were taken to Valley Junction for Margaret widow of the late Philip Young and Mother for Sale barred Plymouth Rock Blue jacket of Standard very line and a line lot to select at one Dollar Brown Atlantic route on barred Plymouth Rock and White Wyandotte cockerel and pullets of Young of this died wednesday morning of Jie Moorage of the she was so years of age and had been a resident of Cass county since the funeral will be held tomorrow Frazier Iowa Buff Plymouth several cockerel for Sale at 3 Atlantic phone nearly an even word reaches Atlantic As to the re sult of vote on incorporation Ai the Hale town of the nor them terminus of the nor Thern Southern there were 31 votes and of these 16 were for and 15 against the Oie of the opponents marked his bal los improperly and it was thrown leaving a majority of two for incur the contest and vote seems to have divided into two fac father opposed to son and Sipui Bers of divided on the so bitter is the feeling said to he thai personal have been narrowly remember Carnation yesterday Day and a number of the citizens of this plact wore carnations in their Button in memory of the birthday of the martyred president Thi is Tut Day that was instituted by the Carna Tion league of America four years ago and was set upon the anniversary of the birthday of the Carnation being the favorite 11 nver of the great in the cities the Day is More generally observed than in the smaller yet every year fees More carnations worn by the and oar cars of Lewis studio is introducing a new style of the size being represented by this the outside Hoe is the Steof the card the inside on which this a printed is the size of the card is the Rich Ash for one Day Only february we will make sittings for this style at per now you will have to hurry for we Are surely going to do business at this Clear or it makes no Dif this photo is Worth twice the Price asked for come Lewis studio 4th Chestnut february Smi Leys opening february i will give a formal opening of my new music store i want you to come and bring your and see the larg most up to Date and most varied Stock of musical instruments and accessories Ever shown in my new store is neat and my Stock is Large and consisting of grand and upright Interior phonographs phonograph Small Sheet and in fact everything carried in a first class music in pianos i have the following Well known Vose Bush Lane and my prices you will find by compari Are much lower than is usually asked for Standard and i shall carry Only such goods As i can personally i also carry the largest Stock of sewing machines in the and i want you to come and see come to my open ing whether you want to buy or i want to shake your and i want you to see my new we will give you a Nice musical program both afternoon and evening which will pay you for your dont forget that 1 am going to be Here All the every Day in the three Hundred and sixty five sundays excepted ready to meet the music Man off for the West number of Cass county reek ear pet to leave for coi Wido in about 16 people who have ing Cass county their Home for of time ranging from two to sixteen expect to go to Colorado am february where they will homesteads and in perpetual Sunshine for the of their Days if conditions there Icove As Good As they Are expected 5if Nab of those going have taken up Pitoau ate ads by filing with the yet some have purchased Ottile it is Yel the Cass county Are located close together a ii have a Tow site Laid out Sac a tier the Cua within few Miles of and Many houses have been they Are located in Wem to in the dry farming col orado1 where of this has a Oil most of those going of Texer though some Iii teff for the firs time in the Weld where they is one of the richest Che Greeley being the and the land the Cass Couch of people have taken is equally As that around Greeley or fact mor Grover wild be their Point until new town Caa Fri a for ported and grower prosperous Little Village Siti tufted the Prairie with no Trees in yet supplying the country for s of Many Miles in each it is the largest town Between cot and and has a freight future before the business Maare progressive and ready they Are preparing to build new e the Laud of the Money for the building there is a school Post livery grocery general c Yard and other business Teo Usea in and the land Arnott Nims tally anything in the state being produced a Wem the fact that within the past Feree All the land in of Grover and the Cass county people Are been taken is evidence of tire clarity of the new Section of in the past six months More mostly from the settled in this immediate now the land is dotted with Tauaes barns that have gone up foe tha farming has last three years out though it is Vater on most of the land occupied by our wheat has run 45 bushels to the onions 300 Oes 200 Alfalfa and sugar beets do Well there and there is and better land any place out of foe brazing All kinds of Den truck thrives wonderfully Welland it is easy to get water for Domestic As the entire country is underpaid with a Sheet of water at from 6 to 20 among those who Are going from Bis county this year to Colorado a note the two Conine boys Roar near mrs Turner and her Ben d the two Socea Aea miss miss Pruitt and Many others whose names Are Doc Law there will be Iti a All ind the car will leave Here on cd thru they Are certainly Goia Tor one of the bust parts of the stale of Colorado and we wish them All the Best of Good Luck in the new others Are in addition to those article in another column of this paper who Are going to Colorado to Ake up we note others of Nir Iii Zens who Are moving to Cairn where the land is cheaper Joidene opportunities said to be More Dave Lanigan of Maine is already left with his car for coi Nado and Mose Wheatley of Anita expects to leave in about Throe wreaks or while Ilso of has take his things and departed for Colorado Tae fam Ilies of lines and Lanigan will follow them in a Short if Scarcity of farms to rent county there will probably be crore families leave for Elk a Bis Lee of near has purchased land in South Anil expects to leave in a Soboci Tina that state to make his fixture Goodwin and of Frank Lin township also expect to so ease permanently in the same state in a few

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