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ALLIANCEi BOX BUTTE COUNTY, NEBRASKA! FRIDAY, JUNE 2B. 1003,
Where you can get votes
on tne . .
to be given away J'tily 3,
T. J. Dowd returned to Alliance yester
day. Mr. and Mrs. T. Colvin of Hcmingford
are in Alliance today.
. F, A. Hively spent Saturday and Sun
day with his mother at Lincoln.
Mrs. Sullenberger came down from,
.Marsland Tuesday to attend the Wilson
Dickey wedding. m
Little Mabel Layton is quite ill with
scarlet fever. Her friends will continue
her canvass for piano vote tickets.
Today's count in the piano shows Mabel
Layton to be in the lead to the number of
43, 244 votes. The v First Presbyterian
church comes second and the B. of R. T.
third. The contest will close next Friday
noon, July 3.
Piano Voting Contest.
The result of the count of votes on
Friday, June 26, 1903, is given below.
A ticket on this splendid S409 Kingsbury
piano will bo given with every twenty-five
cent purchase at the following places:
The Famous Clothing House.
Acheson & Joder, hardware.'1
' Lockwood & Co., furniture.
V. M. Whitfield, groceries.
tKeeler & Smith, Checkered Front L'ivery.
.CleHgh& Collins, harnossand saddlery.
M. A- Standcr.. Palace Market.
, bindeu Dros.flour and feed.
Alliance Grocery Co.
Bogue's Dry Goods Store
Hoi ten's Drug Store.
The Alliance Herald.
The place to deposit all votes is Hol
stan's drug store. Contest clown July 3.
No. vol os.
Mabel Luyfcou .t tWB
First Pntoliyterlnnchnrcli.' :... 268)9
U.Of It. T. riJroUiurliootofH.H.Trnlu-
men) -. ,., 21MI
JHssBusloFrnler ., 121B7
lloyal MiKhlnnilers t. 11065
MlM Minnie Morris U43S
Baptist churah , Ol J
M. H. clmrtli.
.. " stc
Catholic church, ...
O. I!. O. (Ordorof K.
Jlodsrn Woodmen . . .
Miss I11117. Heck
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E E T
, . AT.
N. IS. You can save
Mrs. J. II. Vnugltn ! spending tit week
with relatives at Aurora.
Mrs. A. T. Lunn retfcrnad Tuesday
from a brief visit at Ytfrfc.
Mrs.Kveratt KldraHs visiting liar sister
Mrs. Richard ljrcnna"n this, weak . '
.. Mrs. L. , Sterner left Saturday
.Lincoln where sh will yisit relatives.
Mis Florence Shirley arrived
Omalm Mom!? to, visit bev sister,,
John A Went.
Mra. John Armstrong and children of
Dorsey precinct were visitors to the city
Miss Flora Blackstone arrived Sunday
niorninR.rom Lead City and is the guest
of the Misses Regan.
Miss Marion Lotapeich left Thursday
morniug for Bonner Springs, Kansaa, to
visit an uncle a few weeks-
Enoch Boyer had the misfortune to have
his shoulder dislocated yesterday by horse
which he was riding fall with him.
Mrs. J. P. Reardon wont to York the
hrst of the week to bring horns her little
daughter, who attends the convent school
Miss Margaret Elmore, who has been
visiting relatives and friende here for sev
eral weeks left for Omaha last Saturday
T. A. Green, John and Ed Mabin were
among Tun Herald's friends from Non
pareil precinct who had "business in Alli
W. A. Manchester returned Saturday
from Ligonier, Ind., where it will be re
membered his wife was taken for" burial a
few weeks ago.
Mrs. B. J1'. Lockwood and daughter
Francis, who had been visiting relatives
at their former home, Triuadad, Colo., re
turned homo Sunday.
John Elmore came in from Cheyenne
Friday morning and visited his family till
Monday morning. This was Mr. Elmore's
first visit to Alliance for several months.
Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Grove, who
have been visitiug'lheir sou Arthur, left
Monday for Hot Springs to spend a week
before returning to their home at Chicago.
The ladies qf the U. P. church will
serve coffee, sandwiches, lieans. salad and
pickles, ice cream and cake on Mrs. Hick's
uwu wcjI o! Hiaaktwrn'o store on July 4.
Dr. II. H. Bellwood was summoned to
the home of Mr. and Mrs. B. L. Fenaer
near Dunlap Monday to attend their baby
who was seriously but not dangerously ill.
Sheriff D. E. Lincoln of Leiington was
in the city Wednesday and was accom
panied horns Thursday morniug by Mrs.
Lincoln who has been visiting W. R. Wil
cox and family for the last two weeks.
S. IV. Reese sold 1113 residence in the
north part of the city Wednesday to Con
ductor Odie Sccifield. Consideration was
$1,500 Mr. Reese and family will leave
for Los Angeles, Cali., about July 6th anil
will probably spend a year there.
Capt. W. II. Corbin returned Sunday
from Monticello, Iowa, where he had been
called to attend the funeral services for
his brother, John B. Corbin. which took
place June 15, he having died very sud
denly from neuralgia of the heart.
Miss Louise Kelley, who had been
teaching music in a school at Butte, Mon-
tnn.i :irtii',t1 in tlw ,!,. ?,.. ...I.... r .
1 ....... ... ,..w -j juiiiiu.iy tui u,i
day's visit with her friend, Mrs. J. P.
Reardon, before returning to her home at
York, whither Mrs. Reardon accompanied
W. A. Claypool, Win. Lamm, G. E.
Briuinger and Geo. LeCocq were a party
of gentlemen from Thayer county, Iowa,
who stopped in Alliance last Sunday on
their return from the Platte valley where
thoy invested in irrigated farms. They are
old acquaintances of Postmaster Tash.
Mr. and Mrs. S. M. Smyser returned
Thursday from Los Angeles, where Mrs.
Smyser had been since in the winter,
Mr. Smyser going there about six ..weeks
ago. UuclcSam says it's a mighty pleas
ant place but that he would not exchange
it for Box Butte county as a place of per
The Masonic lodge of this city installed
the following officers at their meeting
Monday evening:' Jas. H. H. Hewett, W.
M.; I. E. Tash, S. W.; S. L. Racey, J.
W.; W. II. Corbin, treasurer; L. H.
Mosher, secretary; A. F. Baldridge, S. D.;
B. W. Landfear, J. D W. J. Cheshire,
Mr. and Mrs. James Connelly drove in
from their ranch Monday and spent a
couple of days in the city. Mr. Connelly's
stock of merchandise was totally destroyed
in the fire at Scotsbluff and himself and
family had a narrow escape, leaving the
building n their nightclothes. The stock
was pretty well covered with insurance
F. S. Lnmberson it down fiotn
Quito a pretty woddlng -took phce
Wednesday evening at lt home of Mr.
Mrs. James Dickey whan ' their only
daughter, Lillie, was united in man luge to
Jatne.s,Kdvin Wilson. The wAji,took
place at 5 p. m., the bride being ntnfedad
by Miss Attie Snow of Marsland alW 1he
gwxrtn by Mr. James Watterson otl rtiie
City. Tlrt wedding ma rah was nlatil f
MisK Pearl Snow of Maryland the
ceremony preformed by Ry, .jJR M.
Howie of the United Presbyterian eMrc'i.
the bridal couple standing under n Wiopy
of lace and flowers. The uicrs f ho
occasion wore L. T. Pool and Miss jbcilo
Wilson, daughter of the groom.
After the ceremony was performed1 all
were seated at a sumptnous cddlrtg litest.'
Many gifts of silver, cut glass aqd phina
were presented, perhaps the finest t)ltig
a silver tea service from the bike's
parents. The newly wedded cojupl'ot
pnrted that night for Denver, Ogdonfind
The out of town guests wore
Pearl and Attie Snow, 'and Mesdamg:J,
Sullenberger and T. , Poole of Maryland.
The editor acknowledges the receipt of
a slice of the bride's cake, which was built
pyramid 111 form, standing uighieeu indies
nigh and being eighteen inches at the bnge.
crowned with cream roses.
We join the many friends of thiswell
and favorably known couple in sincarcst
wishes for their welfare.
Miss Nellie Hillier, who is attending
school at the Convent of the Sacred Heart
at Omaha, returned to Alliance Tuasday
to spend the summer vacation
with her mother. Miss Nellie's
record at the school is splendid
and she deserves the highest encomiums
and heartiest congratulations for it. She
is one of two of the eighty-eight, pupils of
the school to receive a special mark for
taking the highest number of prizes during
the year, she having taken viz: The hono
rary distinction prize awarded to one of
every ten attendants at the school; first in
diligence in study! first for translation bl
French ;. first for mudevial literature, be
sides the other one first mentioned. "
D. A. Paul, the genial ilockmasjer pf
Liberty precinct was in the iHeirop'ot.'sf
-i'uesday, He finished shearing last weok
having rt clip of 8,000 pounds. Mr. Paul
is experimenting with grasses this season
which he omisideri adapted to tlvii coua
try. II it brorae grass is doiug well as is
also ,1 patch of alfalfa he sowed tbisyear.
lie behoves that twiiner is a splendid
grain and that no other, will excel it "bare.
Mr. Paul caiied to njail conies uI'Tuk.
Hkraui containing the Fourth of July ad
vertismeut to friends at his old home in
New York who were under Ihe impression
(bat this county was inhabited only by
cowboys and lndiant v
, The fire department of the city did a
graceful and obliging thing -and
onewhich we believe will teceive tincercst
proof of appreciation later on. They had
hirdd the opera house for the Fourth for
dancing; but the Fourth of July committee
being without a suitable place of reception
lor strangers expected that day and for
dancing in the evening, the department
graciously turned over the use of the opera
aouae 10 mem, saying tney would post
pone their ball to a later date. When
they do give it, they should receive the
best patronage the city can give and w.o
believe they will get it.
Herman Peters was down from his
ranch Monday. lie finished shearing his
sheep and had 4,500 pounds of wool which
he sold for fifteon cents per pound, netting
the sum of SC750. "Uncle Charley"
Brittou was another flockmaster in the city
Monday, who has also finished the work of
shearing. Mr. Britton shipped a car of
weathers last week which averaged ninety
four pounds and sold for S4.75 a hundred.
Evidently sheep raising is still a profitable
Banns for the marriage of Fred Brennnn
of this city and Miss Elizabeth Tobin of
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, ware read at the
Catholic church Suuday. The wodding
will take place at the home of the bride
July 8. Miss Tobin is a sister of Mrs.
Mike Nolan and has a good many ac
quaintances made during a former visit
here, who will gladly welcome her as a
member of their circle. Her neice, Es
ther Nolan, will act as her bridesmaid.
Mrs. F. M. Broome gave an elaborate
party at her home Wednesday evening at
v.-hich about thirty guests wcro pro,..4.
High five and dancing were the principal
amusements. Miss Estelle Bohn was
awarded the lady's prize and C. E. Marks
carried off the gentleman's prize, the first
being a souvenir spoon and the second a
small bronze bust. Pardee served supper
and it is said to have been excellent.
Mrs. Anna Wertz, until recently oper
ator at Marsland, was united in marriage
to Conductor John Hicks at the United
Presbyterian church by the pastor, Rev.
W. N. Howie, at noon, Wednesday, June
54 1O03. Mr. and Mrs. Hicks left for
Chicago on their wedding trip. ,
hi'y .1 .Vlllnncc
Rev. unit trs. G. C. JefTifS an send
ing the Northwest Baptist natOcfntteh nt
Chailrou this week
W. A. Luka studit of tlvadnu
academy vlsltfc! hti sister Mr. J. U Bare
hill a couplt ot'ttafbl week
Mr. tiidMt J,. t VanHtoskfrki wW
40 Omohs, Saturday, fcira. VaaBodfcirti -
l 'earing to undergo au oWfitlon.
Vote on piano contest must all be id by
next Friday uoau, JtHyjaa It sloaaf pi
thai day and at that time pmitivelf.
J. P. Christenson and wife were down
front Nonpareil ytnnlR,' Mrs C"hriteo
soUi having some dontal work done. '
The Democratic state convention will lie
held at CohunLm August 43, and tbe -pop-nlist
at Gmnd Island on thi same date.
Mra, G. W. Voting is entertaining hir
cousin, Miss Berenice Green of Geneva,
wIh expects to spend the summer up lie re.
A. D. New has purchased the light ex
press and delivery business of O. C. ICSftg
and will give the same his personal atten
tion, Mrs. J. Kridelbnugh returned home
Tuesday morning from Crouton, Iowa,"
whore she had spent a month visiting rela
Col.'Hayward, the portly and affable
merchant of Mullen, stopped in Alliance
Saturday on his return from a trip to
J. S. Kaper came down from Lawn pre
cinct Wednesday and A. the next morn
ing for Saunders county for 'a short visit
Mrs. Charles Triplett departed Monday
for her home at Mitchell alter a two weeks'
i.'t with her h'.nband's m rents, Mr. and
Mrs. A. Triplett.
Mrs. Wm. Bolan and Miss Emma Hill
of Sheridan arc visiting their relatives in
Alliance and vicinity and will remain till
alter the Fourth.
W. O. Barnes returned Wcdnosday from
his eastern trip and was accomimnied
Jiome Jay Mrs. liarne and children who
have been visiting in Chicago. v
Attorney Mitchell returned from "the
Hills Tuesday. Mr, Mitchell thinks Alli
ance is the best town ift the northwest
Dead wood and Lead not excepted. '
.J. W. and Chartotte, children of F. C.
Mollring, departed Sunday for Upton,
Wyq,, to spend tbe summer vacation with
rhoir grandpawittaon thiir rnnfcH'.
The snrmon preached by Dr. Horn at
the Methodlht church ast Sunday , morn
ing to tbe Knigut TeiujtUr of the city is
highly spoken of by all who heard it.
"Meet me in Allianco, July 4, iaJ," Is
the, fashionable button being worn by
many citizens. Alliance is all right and
so will be their grand celebration. "Bay
Mrs. Dan Regan, who had been here
visiting her father-in-law, Thomas Regan's,
family, returned Tuesday to her home at
Lead City, Her sister, Miss Blaakstone,
remained for a longer visit.
- Miss Alice Robertson, of Fremont, ac
companied Miss Elsie Clough home from
Omaha Saturday and will visit a few
weeks with her aunts, Mrs. Upton of this
city and Mrs, Clough at Tuiuauuu,
Mrs. B S. Cavin is onjoying a visit this
woek from her sister-in-law, Mrs. Strong,
whom she had not seen for fifteen years.
Mrs. Strong is on her way from Laramie
City to Billings whore she and her husband
are going to live.
Clayton Reod, Fred Young and Elmer
Englohorn went to Hot Springs and Syl
van Lake last Saturday loturuiiig Wednes
day. It so happened that tho boys met
several Alliance girls at the Springs and
they report a pleatant time.
The following persons went to Hyannis
Wednesday night to assist at the instala-
tion of officers in the Masonic lodge: W.
H. Corbin, E. C. McClure, W. C. Mounts.
S.L. Racey, Sam Franklin, Dr. Allen, Dr.
Kramor E. G. Morris and Jas. II. II.
J. F. McParland was down from Rush-
ville Wednesday looking after some real
estate near the Sheridan county line. Mr.
McParland has sold a large amount of
iMtiu 1111s season ana .i.cib t,ii noun
west Nebraska-dirt will never be cheaper
than it now is.
Mr. and Mrs. M. Cusick of Newcastle,
Wyo., stopped off Saturday on their re
turn from a trip to Missouri and spent a
couple of days with Mrs. Cusick's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Francis McCoy, southwest
of town. They roturnad to Newcastle
Tuesday. . '
Harry Clark and family came in Tues
day from Creston, Iowa, and left Wednes
day for their home at Mitchell. Mr. Clark
stated that if a special is run ou the Guern
sey line to Alliance July 4th that believed
75 to too people would come from Mitchell.
The nurlington ball team returned to
Alliance. Tuaitlfty from their tour in tho
Hills bringing home a pretly good record.
The firtt game played at Lead Saturday,
was called ou account ot n shower at thr
ckjee'nf the e'gMli'AtMlnjj. the score stand
ing fi to . Il.egaitte most likely would
Iwtve ln Alliance' aa Lead won 5 of
tbeirft In the llrst inning and the Alliance
byji ere at tnlr bt-, when fort ed to
stop. Sunday jkiy played with Dead
wojjpV winning by a acore of 18 to ifi.
Monday thuy pltred ag.ftn with Ld,
loajng, score X to a. The hard work of
tba two'pviK Hays hW leo too avre
for Nlcolai and WhiteJ and their pitching
Monday was far frow leing up tq the
standard. Tbo high altitude, jnad inoro
noiceable bv the dampness of the atmos
phere Monday, told on all the boys.
Those who went were maoagef Carlson',
Whlted, Nicofai Mord McLeod, Clay,
Sitser, Haywprth, Hatnptoiwand Parks;,
The Havelock team will play Carlson's
boys Saturday and Sunday at this place
and the gnmes will probably be
among the liest, ones, played here this
summer. A ball will be given at the opera
hoii'te Saturday evening in honor of tho
Death of John Mtiycock.
John Maycock, a former resident of this
place, died nt Jiis ranch about sixty miles
south of Gillette, Wyo., Wednesday, June
23. 1903, and his body was brought here
for interment Thursday. Futijral services
were hold nt tho home of Mrs. Kuoler,
conducted by Ruv. Dr. Horn. Mr. May
cock's death Is thought duo to heart failure.
He and a man working for him were rid
ing the range when Mr. Mayco-lc saw a
rattle snako and got off his horse to kill it.
His companion, David Glenn saw his
horse give a start and Mr. Maycock fall
over upon thegrouudand when he toachod
himhewasdMd. He wie'a brothor-in-law
of Henry Iliec of Alliance. A wife
and two daughters and a sou are loft io
mourn his death. Mr. Glenn accompaniefl
the remains here.
At the meeting of the Alar't Fire depart
ment Wednesday night the following per
sons were elected for tlia.Qntfui&g year; -A
Blackburn, chief; J. J. Adams, assistant
chief; L. A. Silpriso, secretary; (Jrvil
Owens, treasurer; lld-Reardon. L. A. Su
prise, nozlemea; Co No. 1; W, O.
Barnes, II. T. Lund, noeleraen, Co.Ko. a1,!
Orvillo Owen:!, J. A. Reardon plugfflen;
Fred Hoyt. W. E. Gtllett, linemen,
Water practical will be hold every Friday
during tfce ,nniinei'.
Two burglaries wore committed in tows
Wednesday nlgbt, one being in iba Flem
ing clothing store, which was robbed of
knives, Itats, ties and wearing apparel
aud the other, 0. M. Lotspeich' meat
market whkb was entered by prying open
the back door. Sixty-five cents was taken
from the cash register. No clue to whom
the burglars were has beeu found.
T, L, and Uert flopkins were down
from Hunningwater preciuct Saturday.
Tom informed ua that the people of his
vicinity were desirous of having the tele
phone line from Chadron to Dunlap ex
tended to Alliance. It would certainly be
a great convenience and a benefit to Alli
ance as well Xs people living aloug the
Mrs. Will Reed gave an old ladies' party
at her home Wednesday in honor of th
eighty-fifth birthday of liar grandmothe
Mrs, Elmore. A number of those invited
wore unable to be present but tbotu who
were had a most enjoyable time. The
table was graced with a handsome birth
day cake and the whole lighted with eighty
Robert Garrett and, sou have purchased
the Steve Desch housemoving and well
outfit which they will operate with their
own teams. People will find Mr. Garrett
a very reliable person to intrust any work
in this line as he is capable and has had
C. E. Bennett sold his property in the
east part of the city and fiks purchased of
R. M, Hampton the residence now occu
pied by W. M. Whitfield on Laarmie
Mrs F. C. Mollring entertained a few
lady friends last evening, music and games
furnishing amusant for the occasion and
delicious refreshments were served.
Gf.orgeD-',s-ha? a K-imifnl display
of goods in his "Art Exhibit" m The
Pardee's south window and wall. No
finer exhibit can be shown in any city in
No Water for Lawns July 4.
No persons will be permitted to use city
water July 4 for the watering of lawns
so that in case any firo should break out
the water supply will not be short.
All persons will take notice that no fire
works will be permitted to Ue fired on any
ol the main business streets of the city on
tMmxanmmm ji.iwsiinjiwiwMtwf.. j 'Jjt-w -
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Ttinrwi annTiiessiieawiwaaiinSilSMijtiit t ,
Is now on. Join lie. mov.
Flake flour. Hi.
Business Locnl Column.
Advertisements in this cpliuuii will bo
charged at the rate of to cents pit h,
first insprtion and 5 cents per Ho- c '
Advertisers should remember that Tut
Hukai.d'h circulation is much Jav.,r it
any othor Allianco papor antl 1ms th I ir
fiObt circulation in the city and founts
Dr Allen, dentist, opera homo.
Thornton pays six cents for tides.
See F. E. Reddish for loans m v,i'. . -tate.
For storm windows and door r.rc T" , t
Take hides where, you will
for them at Thornton'.
. t tli.
Htnmp l'hntovi I'otirlh of Jul-
Art Studio. WJ,,w
WantrdA good girl to wot' ,i '
dry. Call at l.iuhdry, t '. .
Forest Lumber Co. 111.1l , 1 t .i. , .
manufacturing dipping v its.
All kinds of screen door-, a, ! v '
ralo to order by Geo. G. (. (1 .
A large bottle of sawing m.u u -i
A pocketbook for 15c at Geo : ,r' .
liititso for ftnt.
A two rodtti house ftk rent in th I
iCAB addition. . Cbahuw JliTfc
1 v Tor (Int.
"T'iae blarksmith proftoition ;
ing trad. No opposition. n
failed and roust quit immediar
money iwjuired to buy part ioj.
stock or will sll all ft renter
-. ' U. C. Fstfc-ii. X'u- r,
Brulj'i-i t, N '
'It's no Sa r -
That the eircila; .. -
Tl... I-f 1.1 ?.. 1 .
i uu iiciiiui is ncai I. i. 1
that of any other fta :i
County paper and U th
largest circulation . tl,o
City and County. ',
The Herald ia Lie Oi'-
ficial publication' of I,. e '.'it- '
d Countv. I
"A Hint to the
Advertiser is suftV
WE 1 N V i
You to call, set
goods and get ou
ces. Our stoc
fresh and cleai
our prices are ri.
If you are thinki
sending away 1
bill of groceries,
in first and let u
tire on it and yoi
be be convinced
you can buy as .
at horns as anyv
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