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Ironwood News Record (Newspaper) - December 9, 1911, Ironwood, Michigan
Iron Wood news record volume 26 number 40 Ironwood go Gebic county Michigan saturday december 9 1911 per year in Advance Good judgment suggests Sullivan Coumbes groceries Tfir highest Quality obtainable fresh fruits vegetables Sullivan dedication tomorrow exercises at the lands one new first methodist episcopal Church the first methodist episcopal Church will be dedicated tomorrow by Rev t c Iliff d of Denver col Orado or Iliff will preach the morn ing service commencing at Oclock and will dedicate the Church at the evening service which commences at Oclock in the after noon at there will be a platform meeting to be addressed by pastors of neighbouring churches the above Church was organized in the fall of 1886 Twenty the years ago eve Davi Castler was presiding eld or of the District and he secured the Sawmill starts up monday Scott Howe Plant resumes operation after a shutdown of two months the big Sawmill Plant of the Scott Howe lumber go will be started up monday dec 11 and will be oper ated without interruption All Winter according to the calculations of the management Nice president a l Osborn who has been in the City for several Days made the announcement yesterday a Crew of about one Hundred men is employed at the Plant and the Start ing of the Mill will considerably improve the Industrial situation in Iron Wood it is worthy to note that the Iron i when looking for Christmas gifts step into m f Mccabe store and look Over our Stock Jot bottles they Are going at Cost m f Mccabe co v i Day phone no 53 night phone no 869j it is n to Deposit a sum of Money with our savings department As a Christmas gift to the members of your family the Deposit made today May prove to be the starting Point of a successful career a Christmas gift of Money Means something gift which increases in helpful Ness daily As the 3 interest accumulates Liiv Thomas 0 d in announcement our store will be open evenings from december 4th to december 83d for the accommodation of Holiday shoppers Davis Fehr Iota Eric National Bank c Ironwood Mich t a income insurance the Maryland casualty company has paid to its Iron Wood policy holders Over on this form of insurance i pro Vides for a Liberal weekly income for injuries resulting in disability loss of limbs or eyesight also accidental death benefits pull information apply to h general insurance 3 doors from Post juice appointment of Rev s Williams or pastor services were held for about six months i the school House on Vaughn Street and in the summer of 1887 the Pioneer Church a Small Frame building was erected on mar Luette Street and was dedicated in 1800 the Little Church was too Small Cor the increasing congregations and work was begun on the second build ing on the Northeast Corner of mans Field Street and Mcleod Avenue it was completed and dedicated on dec 1802 from that time i served the congregation for All purposes until Ian 4 1010 on that Date it caught lire and was so badly damaged that the people of the Church and Congre gation decided to raze it and put up a new building the Cornerstone was Laid on sept 18 by mayor e Sutherland and an address was delivered by circuit i Ridge Samuel s Coop or christinas services were held in the basement and the first service in the auditorium on june 18 when the pastor Kev w b Coombe preached the baccalaureate Sermon to the graduating class of the High school this is one of the finest Church buildings in the upper of Granite with Cement trimmings 08 by feet it has All modern Church conveniences for the work of its several societies a basement for its 450 sunday school enrolment primary and other class rooms suit Able rooms for for the ladies Aid society Epworth league and mens societies the auditorium has a seating capacity or about 700 it is beautifully decorated and the Woodwork is finished in Mission there is a Large pipe Organ and choir accommodation for forty singers it is steam heated throughout and is equipped with both Gas and electric lights or Arthur Jenkins Drew the plans of the building Olson Bergquist had charge of the work and or Ernest dear installed the heating Plant these Are All Ironwood people the Granite was quarried within two Miles of the City to the pastor Rev w b Coombe great credit is due for his untiring Ellerts in the work of razing the old and erecting the new Church the building committee the Board of official Board and congregation have worked together for the accomplishment of thedes rec results the people of the Community have been in sympathy with them As they realize that this Church build ing is an ornament to the City this has been a Busy week of Public gatherings leading up to the Dedica Tion tomorrow on sunday last the preacher was Llev Samuel 1 in l l president of Lawrence University Appleton wis lie delivered two Strong sermons Clear con Cise and convincing yet couched in language so simple that a child could understand him and was listened to cont Miry on Muty situation also shows improvement All Long the line and its As certain As death and taxes that there is to be Early improvement in Theiron districts the output of the Lake Superior Anges in was More than ten trillion tons less than in and in present Furnace and Mill capacity is maintained there int going to he mountainous piles of Ore on lower Ake docks next Spring Theiron age this week Points out that november Las been the record month of the year n orders for Iron and finished materials and it adds that present indications Are that last month marked the turn in the situation it is also Static that the United states steel corporation entered More new business on its books in november than in any previous month this year the recent bookings running better than the average tons a Day eventually and to our mind not Verv far in the future this Means full time and More employed at the Iron mines excellent Reading by mrs fourth loll one of the most finished and pleas ing readings Ever heard in Ironwood was that Given by mrs Edith Ander son Tourtellot in the presbyterian Church last Friday evening the subject Enoch offered a rare Opportunity for line interpretation and mrs Tourtellot showed remarkable taste and ability in bringing out the possibilities and Fine distinctions of the selection the Story was unfolded in a natural powerful dra Matic manner and mrs Tourtellot handled All the moods and human incidents in which the Story abounds with a Charm and ease of manner possessed Only by the gifted rarely has an audience in Ironwood listened to a Reading with such sympathetic inter est and personal pleasure mrs tour Tel lots Charm lies in her natural pleasing simplicity of interpretation and ease of bearing her voice is True and musical and her enunciation and inflection distinct and masterly she has appeared to Ironwood audiences on several previous occasions but never to a better advantage than in the excellent portrayal of the Story of Enoch the musical part of the program furnished by or Watson mrs James Davis miss Buck and the girls glee club was most excellently rendered and added much to the enjoyment of the occasion m Ekholm Stock is sold a trustee sold the Stock of goods and fixtures of the f o Ekholm co on tuesday there were several bidders for the Stock which was sold to Davi Fehr their bid of forty eight cents on the Dollar of the inventoried Price being the highest the inventory amounted to a Little Over sixteen thousand dollars troubles now so get Busy with lotions cold creams cosmetics peroxide cold Cream Vel vet Cream lotion Almond Cream and other Good toilet preparations at 23j Moskod Avi Junuis Oscak Nordling Piikoi twin City Iron works Hurley Wisconsin u n d e r machinists Iron and brass castings made to order repairs on All kinds of engines and machinery also stove castings fran Klin air cooled cars and oti1hiw Automo bile Gas engines repairs a specially supplies in Stock Prout so Shand lessees in meats there is a lot of satisfaction in knowing that when you place an order for meats you Are going to receive the very Best skilfully Cut and promptly delivered a trial order will convince you that we furnish you this Gus Swanson 4to ave phone 23
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