Valentine Democrat. (Valentine, Neb.) 1900-1930, August 17, 1911, Image 1

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Volume 26 , JSfo. 32 VALENTINE , NEBK. , THURSDAY , AUGUST 17 , 1911. § 1.CO per year
Trunks and Suit Cases.
A'good trunk and suit case is a necessity
to everyone. They are accessories that
are needed at all times and in all seasons.
Fo this reason it is well to select when
buying a trunk or suit case , something
that is good and will last and keep its
appearance. We have this very thing
in stock. When selecting your trunk or
suit case come in and look our line over.
Trunks ranging in price from $3.00 to"
832.50. Suit cases from $1.50 to $12.50.
If you are not a customer
of the Red Front Mercan
tile Co. , they would appre
ciate your becoming one.
In their Grocery Depart
ment you will find the best
grades of canned fruits ,
vegetables , smoked meats ,
lards , syrups , and break
fast foods.
Phones 5 and 75
Yes , we've got it , if not we'll get it
Orders taken for all music.
Big Reductions on
Summer Millinery
Bakery Goods Confectionery
Ice Cream and Soda Water
Cigars and Tobacco
Lunches and Meals
Home Bakery.
. Correspondents from all parts of Cherry County.
There's a treat in reserve for Democrat writers.
Send for stationery. Do it now !
Address , The Democrat , Valentine , Nebraska.
Dr. M. FMeer visited friends
in O'Neill last Friday.
Mathias and P. J. B ) ltz of Nen-
zel were here last Friday.
M. J. Dendinger of Wood Lake
registered at The Donoher , Sun
Six Valentine young people at
tended the dance at Cody last Sil-
urday night.
II. W. Iloenig and A. S. Mitch
ell , a traveling salesman , went up
to Rosebud , Monday.
T. F. Nichols of Caldwell , Idaho
was here last week on a laud deal
with The Northwestern Land Co.
Charles Spain and Ernest Wil
kinson drove in from the hay flats
Saturday and visited friends here
over Sunday.
T. J. May of Fremont , vice
president of the First National
Bank , came up to attend a meeting
of the directors Wednesday.
M. V. Nicholson and Milton re
turned from Omaha Sunday night.
It was not neccessary. for Milton
to undergo an operation.
Mrs. B. I. Johnson went to
Omaha and Sioux City Sunday
night on a fall stock buying trip.
Mrs. Johnson is expected home
Mr. and Mrs. D. L. McLane
and two daughters drove down
from their home on the reserva
tion Tuesday. Mr. McLane has a
new auto.
E. C. Cole and party , of\.Cody
who have. Been ,00. an 'extensive
auto tour , came in from Norfolk ,
Tuesday. His brother accompa
nied them up from Stanton.
All who wish to camp at the
park during the Fraternal Picnic
can rent tents for § L per day.
Notify LQ.n Bivens before Septem
ber 1 , and a tent will be reserved
for you.
A new copper phone line has
been placed in operation by the
Nebraska Telephone C > . , between
here and Omaha. The connection
with the Cherry county system
was made at the local exchange
Monday evening.
The Valentine ball team played
their postponed game with Crooks-
ton on the latter's diamond Sun
day , and were victors by a score of
8 to4 : . Six auto loads of fans went
up in the afternoon to see the
D. E. Sherman returned from
Hot Springs and Hanna , S. D. ,
Sunday. Mr. Sherman has had
a severe attack of rheumatism and
has been in the Hills for several
months taking treatments. Pie is
some better now but it will be
some time before he takes up ac
tive duties in the postoffice.
There are now three foot bridges
across the Mtnnecheduza at the
city park. One east of the old
bridge and opposite the new Eigle
spring ; the other opposite the old
spring. They were erected the
first of the week with but little ex
pense as the labor of putting them
in place was donated by nine of
Valentine's boosters.
The entries of Cattle and Horses
ses in the Live Stock Department
of the State Fair closes on August
18th , so as to permit the names
and numbers of the animals enter
ed , together with owner and post-
office address to be published-in
the Official Catalogue. This book
is ready for distribution on the
first day of the Fair and in addi
tion to data as to all animals en
tered for premiums contains the
daily program of races , aeroplane
flights , concerts , shows , speeches ,
etc. , which occur each day , Sap-
temper 4th to Sth.
Old Settler Meets Death in Well.
While working at the bottom of
a well on the Ben Hobson place
near Harmony , Monday , Perry
Bryant an old settler of Cherry
county sustained an injury wbicl
resulted in his death. The wel
is 100 feet deep and curbed up the
entire distance. A stone about
three inches in diameter was dis
lodged from the top and 'crashed
do.vnward striking Mr. Bryant on
the head , fracturing his skull. He
did not regain consciousness and
died Tuesday morning.
Mr. Bryant was highly esteem
ed by all who knew him ; which
was attested by the large funeral ,
there being fifty-six vehicles in
the processiou to the cemetery.
Mr. Bryant was fifty-one years
of age and for thirty-three years
had been a resident of this county.
He leaves a wife and eight chil
dren , all being present at the fu
neral , which was held from Har
mony school house at 10 o'clock
Wednesday morning , burial was
in Harmony cemetery. Rev. H.
! E. Wells of Crookston preached
the sermon. The A. O. U. W.
lodge of which he was a member
had charge of the services.
Card of Thanks.
We wish to thank everyone for
their tender sympathy , kind
words and assistance at the time
of the accident and death of our
beloved husband and father.
Mrs. Perry Bryant and family.
Miss Noyes Has Narrow Escape.
1 While bathing in the mill pond
Tuesday afternoon , Miss Hazel
Noyes came verv near drowning.
She is a good swimmer and was
swimming out from the ice chute.
When quits away out her
feet became entangled in the moss
and not being able to extricate
them she became exhausted. Her
plight was noticed by those on
shore and her companion Jose-
phme McLean who was some dis
tance ahead. Mr. Bates waded
out as far as he could , but not
being able to swim , had to stop at
least twenty feet away. Miss Mc
Lean reached her as she went un
der the fourth time and assiste $
her to where Mr. Bates was wait
ing. Miss Noyes did not loose
her presence of mind at any time
and aside from the thought of
how near death she was , is none
the worse off for her experience.
EARN § 150 to § 200 per month
by learning a trade at home.
Start now. Particulars free. Box
125 , Hooper , Nebr.
The Phelps Photo Studio is open
the first Wednesday and Thursday
of each month. 16tf
Furnished rooms to rent by day
or week. Hot and cold water
baths included. Valentine House ,
John D. Eaton , Propr. 32tf
For Sale : From 1 to 40 head of
horses ; from 1 to of land , close
to town. Residence and lot.
H. H. Wakefield , Crookston ,
Nebraska. 13
The Phelps Photo Studio is open
the first Wednesday and Thursday
in each month. 16tf
Ice cream and soft drinks at
For sanitary plumbing or heat
ing call H. I. Weinzimraer. 20
The Crystal refrigerator , all
steel , can never wear out. Buy
m at Fischer's Hardware. 27
Hon. James Wilson , secretary
of Agriculture , will address the
farmers of Nebraska on "Recipro
city , " at the State Fair , Septem
ber Sth. Owing to the fact that
this is a s ubject of moment in the
affairs of the nation and will be
one of the leading political issues
in the coming campaign , a great
gathering may be expected.
for a Tailor Made Suit or Over
coat for fall or winter ?
If so , come in and inspect our
large line of all-wool samples.
None better made for the money.
We guarantee every garment to
fit perfect or no sale.
We have a large stock of cloth
ing on hand we can fit you in
most any size.
Whenv in need of shoes
give us a trial.
Clothes of Quality For All Mankind
Phone 145.
McQEER & CARROLL , Proprs.
Fine Wines , Liquors and Cigars
Bourbon Whiskies : Rye Whiskies :
Old Crow , . - Sherwood ,
Hermitage , , Guchenheimer ,
Cedar Brook , Sunny Brook ,
Spring Hill , and 29/yearxold
and Jas , E , Pepper , O , F , C. Taylor ,
These whiskies were purchased in bond
and came direct from the U. S. gov
ernment warehouse. They are guar
anteed pure and unadulterated. Un
excelled for family and medical use.
Three Star Hennessy and Dreyfus Brandies , Imported
Gordon and DeKuyper Gins , Guinness's Extra Stout
Bass Ale , Storz Blue Ribbon and Budweiser Beer ,
Valentine Nebraska
"When in need of anything
Crookston - - Nebraska
Stetter & Tobien , Props. .
All Kinds of Fresh
and Fait Meats. . . .
Will buy your Cattle , Hogs ,
Poultry , Horses , Mules and
anything you have to sell.