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- Have caused a great commotion in finan-
cial circles throughout the country, but
" such matters hive no effect on the solid
.'business firm of
'"Who watch the markets closely and buy
Prices are Low
Ami ready money is badly needed. This
firm has been exceptionally fortunate
this spring in their purchases, and have
now on hands as line an assortment of
BOOTS AND SHOES
"Ah iv!i.j vr niiVrod in Columbus. And
ms to prices, no linn can sell good goodsj
closer and live.
Summer - Styles
In CLOTH INCt are neat and the fig-,
tires triirticiilftrly pretty. Call early and
make vonr selection from a full stock.
J. Will Illustrate
To you the advantage of buying
From him. If a splendid stock
and low prices cut anv
figure, you will
THE FINEST FLOUR
Alwavs on hand.
His stock of
Is large, well selected and
everything you want will
be found in stock
at low figures.
22?" Country produce a spe
cialty, and always taken at
cash prices. All goods deliv
Telephone No. 22.
Calef affiia CoJtVa specynW good
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER IS, 1S03.
A. &N. TIME TABLE.
Leasee Col am bus....
" David City...
Arrive at Lincoln...
'7:45 " 1
The patweiurer leaven Lincoln at 6:40 p. m., and
rrives at Columbus 925 p. m; the freight leaves
Lincoln at 7;15 a. m., and arrives at Columbus at
4:00 p. m.
Atlantic Kx... 7:15 a. m Pacific Ex... .WOO p. m
Chirr.Ro Er.,.1255 p. m Denver Ex.. .. 120 p. m
Limited 4Wp.ni Limited .... 30 p. m
Col. Local.... 6:00 a. m Local Fr t.... )&. m
No. 3, Fast Mail, carries passengers for
throiiKh points. Going went at 855 p. m., ar
rives at Denver 7:40 a. m. No. 4. Fast Mail car
ries passengers, going east at 152 p. m.
LINCOLN, COLTJMBCB AND SIOUX CITY.
Passenger arrives from Sioux City. . . . .1220 p. m
" leaves Columbus for Linen. 1:15 p. m
' arrives from Lincoln 50 p.m
' leaves for Sionx City 5:10 p. m
Mixed leaves for Sioux City ,SB' m
Mixed arrives lUSMp. m
FOB ALBION AND CEDAB UAPIDB.
I'nsseimer leaves. .
Passenger arrive .
... 220 p. m
. .. CtiOO a. m
...1225 p. m
... 8:10 p. m
JX-All notices under this heading will be
charged at the rate of 2 a year.
A LEBANON LODGE No. 58. A. F. & A. M.
-Jltegular meeUngs 2d Wednesday in eacti
All brethren invited to attend.
IS. II. CHAMBERS, W. 31.
G. Bechkh. Sec'y. ')ily
WILDEY LODGE No. 44, 1. 0. 0. F.,
r meets Tuesday evenings or eacu
i-Ak at their liall on Thirteenlli
n? strHet. Visiting brethren cordially
invito. H. C. Nkwman, N. G
V. R. Notkstein, Sec'y. 27janl-tf
REORGANIZED CHURCH OF LATTER-DAY
Saints hold regular services every Sunday
at 2 p. m.. prayer meeting on Wednesday evening
at their chaiel, corner of North street and Pacinc
Avenue. All are cordially invited.
ISiulSW Elder H. J. Hudson. President.
Xr t -BrWlirpoojoBr5Sl
Prettv hot weather some days last
James Scott attended the Osceola
fair last week.
Dr. T. K. Clark, Olive street. In
nice at nights.
Dr. E. H. Nauman's dental parlors
h North block, 13th street. tf
Barber's advertisement speaks for
itself and is well worth your reading.
1 " 1ilower Pur awsies u snapeg.
to flCiit ynraucy, am;, von uergen s. i
V WanitftlTV good girt"V doelkeral
Uusework. Aplvat JudeEost'sL-es-
J. H. Galley and son Bert are 'in
Chicago. Mr. Staab is assisting in their
Between Omaha and Chicago be sure
to take the Chicago, Milwaukee and St.
J. M. Curtis has been appointed cus
todian of the oil house in the Union Pa
L KriforiL bu ving'ftnW desb, call and
s3omr neA stock. F. lLCan Ag, Ttt"1"-
toenth street' 1
Miss Lizzie Hurd is in Monroe, en
gaged as organist for the revival services
lieiug held there.
The silver dollar is good enough for
us, and will be received at par at this
office for all dues.
The nppointnient of J. E. North as
U. S. revenue collector has been confirmed
bv the U. S. senate.
Mr. and Mrs. W.
home from Chicago
A. Way returned
Monday, after a
week of sight-seeing.
-Mr. and Mrs. Melager, living south
of the river became the happy parents of
twin Imjvs the other day.
auction saleoTw-tcheB ad jew.
v wmmmtinueviroin uav w uayvuuui
all are soldAtf. Arnold. 1
When going to the World's fair, take
the Milwaukee route between Omaha
and Chicago. It is the be6t
We are onenlnkr ourlall Btpck of
t, When in need of an auctioneer, call
o Dave Smith. He will act for you
wirto promptness, safety and dispatch, tf
1 1 For sale, I will sell my 7-room house
Mrjjjojuinjj the Presbvtcrian church on the
I ., .., t , ,
I nortn, witu oue or iwu iolu, cueap.
S. C. Gray. tf
Two train loads of people, sixteen
cars, (and about four car loads of these
standing up) went to Omaha Sunday on
The completion of the wagon bridge
over the Lonp at Monroe is sure to add
to the increasing business importance of
that thriving burg.
Mr. Adkins preached in the M. E.
church Sunday evening in the absence
of Rev. Leedom. Rev. Henry Zinnecker
spoke in the morning.
Pat. Cahill of St. Edward, called at
this oflice Saturday, on his return home
from South Omaha, where he had been
with a carload of hogs.
Married, September 5, at the home
of the bride's mother in Schuyler, Mr.
John F. Straube and Miss Lilian Stevens,
Judge Allen officiating.
1 See Mr. Witchey's advertisement
"Iheep for sale" in another place. He
has more than ue neeus. lie uas always
made money from his sheep. 4t
Bert Arnold telegraphed Tuesday
from Kingfisher, Oklahoma, for two
saddles. lie evidently intends to win a
race for land when the 6trip opens up.
Children Cry for
1 Pitcher's Castorla.
V Dr(Wods. y X
M FrfulsHiiiGooas X
rf ForLailrts and Cffildrcn
T" i . . v..' .j , i
siloes, alM inviteyon tor call ana examine
our iroodsnd pricesV F. Jk Canaan. 1
the "Eflgewood Eol
youielf to apleasant evenXngs enter
tajnment. It will do you good. v
Thuujiav, special dax for ladles; at
ock, tlV ladies of th city a in-
to call t Aurold's jewelry stHre
rv9flln i rt nf r Atvn bbpi
ucruu tfAACAA. irri. ptvv a
Born, Monday, to Mrs. S McFarland,
E. C. Morrow and family were in
the city Thursday. He expects to go to
the World's fair on the 20th.
Rev. Leedom will move his family
to Hooper the last of this week, and
Bev. Bross will move into the parsonage
Mr. and Mrs. John Huber left last
; Thursday for Lincoln, to help run the
state fair. John has his old position at
the main gate..
The tax rate of many American cities
Ls becoming enormously high. Even
South Omaha tries to bear up under
a 7 per cent rate.
The Genoa Indian school will break
camp at Chicago today. Mrs. Backus
has gone to Pittsburg on a visit, and the
school comes home.
Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Bower called at
Journal headquarters Thursday after
noon and were shown over the working
part of the establishment.
Mr. and Mrs. G. C. Barnum, Mrs.
H. Ragatz and daughters, Lillie and
Emma, started Monday for Chicago, to
be gone about three weeks.
E. von Bergen, Dr. and Mrs. Geer,
and Misses Anna and Martha Turner
drove to Hnmphrey Thursday to attend
the Coudon-Ottis wedding.
All persons interested in reading
. . -
tne unautauqua course ine coming year
are requested to meet at the residence
of C. H. Sheldon Friday evening.
; Those in search of a piece of valua
e Columbus property should not over
look the offer of John Tannahul. as
found in another column of The
Miss Maud McCray of this city has
been engaged to teach the school in the
Imhof district, beginning the first of
November. She is a young lady of
Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Reeder, A.
Boettcher, Volley Weaver, J. H. Galley
and son Bert, J. P. Abts and son Mike,
were among the Columbusites seen at
the World's fair last week.
Rev. Bross of Omaha, son-in-law of
Presiding Elder Moore, will be the pas
tor of the M. E. church here the coming
year. Rev. Leedom goes to Hooper, and
Re. Worley will stay in Albion.
That part of the art of politics
which refors to the pursuit of office, for
the purpose of enjoying the emoluments
of the same for a season, is just now in
teresting to a greater or less number.
Henry Luckey, who has lived on his
farm north of the city for a number of
years, is building a neat residence on
east Eleventh street, opposite Segelke's,
and will make this city his future home.
LadnaLday at Arnold'i
clock a. i
residence In Seventh street.
hold goodslsewing machin
three houseVand lots. andVme store
building. A. JBnold. 1
Bosses in public matters have never
been looked upon with favor in this land
designed for the free, the noble free.
Would-be party bosses are the worst of
all, and should be sat upon without stint
and promptly every time.
E. H. Jenkins of Kalamazoo came to
the city Saturday. HeandFred.Coggs
well left Sunday for the World's fair.
Mr. Jenkins has rented his farm, posses
sion to be given next spring, at which
time he will move to Columbus to live.
ILost, a pocket book containing a
small amount ot money oi no particular
value, aside from a gold quarter, pre
cious as a memento, a mother's gift thirty
years ago. The finder leaving the same
at TnE Joubnaij office will be suitably
Judge Frick, prominently spoken of
as candidate for justice of the supreme
court, was in the city Monday. He is
an able man, is the candidate of Dodge
county republicans for the high position
named, and no doubt will make a very
It seems that, contrary to rumor,
J. E. North and family are not going to
leave Columbus to stay. This will still
be their home, and his voting place. His
sale of household goods is so that his
family can be with him while his duties
call him away from Columbus.
Wednesday morning while W. C.
Hammiler was at work at Kirby Smith's
restaurant, he struck a piece of lamp
chimney cutting the main artery of the
right wrist, causing it to bleed profuse
ly. Dr. Arnold was called, tied the wound
and it is getting along now all right.
The get-together policy advocated
by sensible men of all parties in old
Platte against the schemes of the demo
cratic bosses, in the selection of agents
to look after the business affairs of the
county the next two years, is growing in
favor as the days roll by. It is well.
-Had Jewell been elected, North
would have been defeated; North being
defeated, would have shelved him and he
would not then be in position to reward
Harry Phelps with an office. No wonder
he goes into hysterics every time the
thought of Jewell comes up. Quill.
Mrs. Mary Van Housen, formerly of
Schuyler, wife of Will Van Housen, died
at her home in Long Pine, August 30.
She was taken ill about a month before
her death and grew rapidly worse. The
body was shipped to her old home, in
Colfax county, for interment. Quill.
The people's independent Twelfth
senatorial convention will meet at Schuy
ler Saturday, Sep. 15, at 1:30 p. m., to nom
inate a candidate to fill the vacancy
caused by the resignation of J. E. North
as state senator. The convention will be
composed of thirteen delegates, ten from
Platte county and three from Colfax.
Paul Krause of Albion was in the
city Saturday. When we saw him in the
afternoon he-was as tickled as a boy with
a new toyjtner a surgical operation per
formed by Dr. Arnold on Jus game hand
that"ha3 been causing hhn'itrouble for
some weeks. He was very enthusiastic
over the skill displayed by the young
rbwyAt 2 omock a ladies of fh
arjf invited td be pfastrat and!
purchases of what theX want m the
jewelry Vine afiprecelentedllr low
prices. ta i
J tion, on Tuuqday, SeptVuber
w, at lOXclock a. in., iVill sell amy
foil my houM-
gW etc. AlsV
laift; ariGwateE. TJ4mBenKn
the casluyshauVjRtachedNnh it
charin, acMtoen, saJTwth blustoes.
A aoiblrfrewnll b njod for tbe
return ovthe Itch to wm
-The Omaha Bee sayi
nd nis compan;
Folks' last nigh to a full
ms and laughter were on
top the en
of the city
re evening. Tlie pnysicians
hreatened to preseat a bill
to Alba f
loss of trade throVgh his
loses or tonicvaaminmerea
of a thWtricaler-
imitation oVa pho
ih was wi
h the price of dmission
d his companyrill al-
ln Omaha." wewon-
der if (w physi
of this plaoe will
have the qgme tn
le when he com)
lext Santrday night, Sept.
The Albion Fair association have in
vited the Columbus bicyclists to partic
ipate in their exercises Thursday & Fri
day of next week. Badges will be fur
nished all wheelmen and no charge made
for entrance to the grounds. All who
wish will be furnished tents on the
ground - Thursday night Thursday
evoning a lamp parade will be given,
and Friday a dress parade. Mr. Lamb
has the promise of over 15 ladies and
gentlemen, and probably more will go.
Albion is a model city to entertain her
guests, and our people will have a royal
Heywood and his
will be hereSaturda;
ThAy have Vuch i
n, and tftey were
a male luar-
te and a slng-
since his last
roni the Old
man New York Co.
Tliis Vill be the
this sebson. The ad
ision nas been
reducedV GO cents.
Thursday evening about 6:30 two
men came into the store of F. M. Cannon
on Fifteenth street, and managed to so
engage the attention of the proprietor as
to give one of them an opportunity to
steal a suit of clothes. After a little
while the theft was noticed and the
pair of pants found on one of the thieves.
Brought before Judge Hudson, they
gave their names as James Murphy and
Charles Dickenson, were fined 825, each,
and costs, which, failing to pay, they
were sent to jail.
The Fair Association have secured
the celebrated Doubt family, orchestra
and band players, for one of the attrac
tions of the fair next month. They
have been playing at Chautauqua
grounds and Burlington Beach at Lin
coln during the summer, and are highly
spoken of. There is nothing like music
to draw a crowd, and the association
have secured a treat for the people in
getting this family. A balloon ascen
sion by a lady aeronaut is one of the at
tractions. When in need of any kind of job
work, calling cards, letter heads, envel
opes, bill heads, statements, dodgers,
posters, auction bills, receipts, notes,
bank check books, scales books, pamph
lets, briefs, circulars, or specialty work
of any kind in the printing line, bring
your orders to The Journal and be
pleased, both as to quality of goods and
work, and also price and promptness.
Orders by mail receive careful attention.
Of all the great, great newspapers of
the middle and western United States,
the Chicago Inter Ocean, as a paper for
the home, is the best, because it can be
enjoyed by every member of the house
hold, and the paper has not only struck
its gait, but is bettering it every week.
We have made arrangements so that we
can furnish yon this paper along with
your other literature. Come and see us
about it, or drop us a line.
Fred. Marolf of Nebovillo was in
the city Monday, and not only renewed
his subscription to The Journal, which
he has taken for a number of years, but
also added the Lincoln Journal to the
sum of current literature provided for
the use of his family. He is one of that
class of men who look upon the facts of
life's situations with the same strength
that they themselves have, and make
the best of them.
James Scott has entered into a
business for which he seems peculiarly
adapted, that of training horses, having
had several triumphs in that line lately,
that no man need be ashamed of. To
one who is the owner of a very valuable
horse, services of this kind that render
the animal gentle, kind and safe are al
most without price, when the contin
gencies of family driving are concerned.
We are informed that on last Satur
day week the republican central com
mittee met, and without transacting any
other business, adjourned to meet to
morrow, Thursday, Sep. 14, 10 o'clock,
nt Mr. Garlow's oflice in this city. Mr.
Heater, secretary, was to notify me tnbers
of the committee by mail of the time
and place of meeting.
The Journal is supplied with a fine
variety of the latest new faces of job
type, as well as a full line of the old
standards, and is turning out for its nu
merous customers the finest work done
in the county. See for yourself when
ordering. We make our prices to suit
the times. We do not slight our work
in any particular, and complete it as
To any of our readers who wish a
Chicago paper, we make the following
offer: The Columbus Journal, the
Semi-weekly Lincoln Journal (published
Tuesdays and Fridays of each week), and
the Inter Ocean, all one year, when paid
in advance, for $2.70. Call and see us;
we can start your subscription at any
Chester Borowiak, the 13-year-old
son of Mrs. Angelia Borowiak, died of
diphtheria Thursday and was buried
Sunday from the Catholic church.
About a month ago an older brother
died of the same disease. There are
seven more children of the family, and
five of them are down with diphtheria.
When in need ot anything in the
line of job work cards, wedding invita
tions, dance programs, letter heads, en
velopes, sale bills, receipts, notes, scale
books, bank checks, shipping tags,
blanks of any kind, in short all sorts of
J printing, give Tax Joujwal a call.
HAS BEEN A FAITHFUL SERVANT FOR
A NUMBER OF YEARS.
Closes Hi Term or Oflre witk Honor to
Hinstir aad Benefit to Uncle
The following correspondence tells its
Department op the Interior,
Indian School Service.
Office of Sup't Indian School
Genoa, Nebr.. Aug. 25. 1893
Commissioner Indian Affairs, Wash
ington, D. C, Sir: Owing to the fact
that I have made arrangements to enter
a business which is more profitable than
my present position, I hereby tender
you my resignation as superintendent
of the Indian school at this place, to
take effect September 30, 1893.
The records of your office will show
that the Genon Indian school has made
more improvements and grown faster
during the last five years than any other
school in the service. This has been
due largely to the untiring industry of
the boys and girls of the school and the
faithful and loyal support of nearly all
I thank the department for the many
courtesies extended me and wish you
every possible success in your adminis
tration of Indian affairs.
W. B. Backus,
Department op the Interior, (
Office of Indian Affairs. S
Washington, D. C, Aug. 29, 1S93.
W. B. Backus, U. S. Indian School,
World's Columbian Exposition, Jack
son Park, Chicago, 111., Sir:- -I am in
receipt of your communication of the
25th instant, whorein you tender your
resignation as superintendent of the
Indian school at Genoa, Nebraska, to
take effect Sept. 30, 1893.
Your resignation is hereby accepted
to take effect Sept. 30, 1893, or as soon
thereafter as your successor shall have
qualified and receipted to you for the
I am well pleased with tho work you
have done at Genoa, and wish you the
greatest success in business.
D. M. Brownino,
At a later date we shall take occasion
to speak more fully of the work that
Mr. Backus has been doing for the In
dians under his charge.
Those who know anything whatever
of the condition of tho school prior to
his appointment and what it is at
present, cannot but be impressed with
the ability, the energy and the zeal that
Mr. Backus has abundantly manifested
throughout his years of service for the
Doubtless it was largely to these same
qualities that he displayed while prin
cipal of the high school in this city, that
he was appointed to the office which he
now resigns, with credit to himself, and
honor to those who petitioned for his
Columbus friends of Mr. Backus will
be glad to hear of his future success.
Dr. W. M. Condon and Miss Nancy
Ottis, both of Humphrey, were married
in the Catholic church at that place,
Thursday morning at 9 o'clock. The
ceremony was a very pretty one; the
groomsmen in attendance were Dr. A.
Condon of Springfield, 111., and Messrs.
Dan and Frank Ottis. The bridesmaids
were Miss Mary Ottis, Miss Phoebe
Phillips of Platte Center, and Miss Lulu
Allen of Madison. Friends of tho couple
from towns adjoining as well as from
Humphrey were present to witness the
ceremony. The couple took the noon
train for Chicago and other points east,
to be gone a few weeks. On their return
they will move into the fine new residence
just north of the Catholic church. The
young couple enjoy a large circle of ac
quaintances. The bride is tho accom
plished daughter of T. K. Ottis, and the
groom has been for several years a den
tist in Humphrey, Madison, Platte Center
and Leigh. May they always be happy
is the wish of The Journal.
The free entertainment Monday
evening at the opera house, given by the
Ancient Order of Hibernians, was the
musical treat of the season. The house
was crowded to overflow. We cannot
give a full account, as all deserve
special mention. The following were on
the program: Mrs. Cotton, Mrs. Moel
ler, Mr. Wilkins, Mr. Pennoll, Mr. But
ler all of Omaha, Mrs. Barber, Miss
Kittie Kavanaugh and Mr. and Mrs.
Garlow. The program was interspersed
with piano and vocal solos, duetts and
quartettes. Father Bruen, state chap
lain of the A. O. H., gave a short talk as
to the aim and work of the order, and
denying all charges made of their carry
ing arms in secret. He spoke in a very
entertaining way, and held the close at
tention of his listeners throughout.
Don't forget to prepare something
for the Platte county fairs. It will pay
you in more ways than one. In merely
determining what you will take you will
doubtless think of many important little
things that have escaped your attention
for some time. There is uothiug like go
ing oTer your possessions once in a while
to see what you really have got around
you. A little thought of how your prod
ucts may chance to look in the eyes of
your acquaintances will not hurt the just
pride that yon should always entertain
for what is yours because it is yours.
(Then, wife and children will think no less
V)f you if yon provide that all of them shall
ave good opportunity to attend the fair.
Try it and see how it works.
A number of gentlemen met at the
parlor of the Thurston Monday evening
to consider the preliminaries of another
canal-power scheme. Outside capital
seems to have offered itself in the con
struction of an irrigation ditch and
water-power on the bluff line. It was
decided that the necessary money could
be raised to make the proposed survey
and estimates of cost, etc., to ascertain
whether the bluff ditch is practicable or
not, and authorized the parties in cor
respondence with the outside capitalists
to invite them to meet the citizens of
Columbus and vicinity in the near fu
ture in a meeting to be held in this city,
notice of which will be given before
hand. Sheep for Sale.
ilmve a hundred head of sheep for
sale all ewes, or some weathers, if pre
ferred. Call in person at my farm one
half mile west of Dnncan, or address me
by letter, at Dnncan, Platte Co., Nebr.
I Working Shirts Jackets, Overalls, Jeans Pants, Etc. i
While banks and business houses in some parts of the country are
E irivinjr up the ghost, this (inn are bueilv en;i'el in catering to the wants of its customers in and around Co- s
"" ? 1 1 a 1 1 -I I 4 il " ill I iTi J 1
Minimis, in aixuiniuauug a luiuyiuu vurii-u m-iccuuu oi uveryiiuug iiuit penaius 10 me couuori aim goou
looks of our customers. We want your trade, and in order to secure it we have let no opportunity go by to E
5'Wt nn pvrellent jiiock of the FINEST FOOT WEAR ever brought to this ritv. The snrinrr stvlos are far
prettier and more becoming than ever before, and from our stock you will
you want. JSrOur Shoe Artist is always ready to attend to repairing in
us a can oeiore purcnusuig.
Thirteenth St., Columbus, Nebraska.
i h. a. cross, I
i nas nt we mm.
Twenty-five yean experience,
S represents none but tirst-clas
ZZ companies. Farm ImsinwB writ-
ten in the old reliable State In-
fcurnnceCo., of Des Moines, la.
A share of your business issolici-
ted. Office, room 5, over First
National Bank. Columbu.-, Neb. 4
Miss Minnie Meagher is in Lincoln.
Mrs. J. R, Meagher went down to
Ed. Rogan of Platte Center was in
Mrs. J. C. Martin of Clarks is visiting
friends in the city.
Charles Landers and family of Genoa
were in town Saturday.
Mrs. Chris. Matson of Pueblo, Colo.,
is visiting friends in tho city.
Miss La Patch of Albion visited
Miss Cross of our city last week.
Mr. and Mrs. E. D. Fitzpatrick retur
ned Monday from Chicago, all tired out.
Mrs. Anna Warner went to Lincoln
Saturday to attend the wedding of a
Peter Lodien and Ora Abel of Grand
Prairio were in tho city Friday and
A. Voel aud neice, Miss Katie are
on a trip of live weeks at tho big fair and
Bvron Millet, esq., of Olyinpia, Wash.,
arrived Saturday and is visiting relatives
Miss Nellie North started Saturday for
New York, where she will attend school
the coming year.
Miss Minnie Tannahill returned home
to Genoa after several weeks' visit with
her sister, Mrs. Meays.
Miss Nellie Post is home from Chicago,
where she has been spending her vaca
tion the past three months.
Albert Stengcr and Mr. and Mrs.
Fred. Stenger left Saturday for tho
World's fair to be gone two weeks.
Ed. Higgins, R W. and N. J. Gentle
man and George Scheidel ot Platte Cen
ter were county seat visitors Friday.
C. C. Wilson, a resident here a few
wnrs airo. well be mail clerk on the
B. & M. from here to Lincoln, for a few
Mr. and Mrs. Herman Oehlrich, Mr.
and Mrs. Dr. Heintz, and Mr. and Mrs.
John Korsenbrock started for Chicago
C. II. Davis and daughter, Miss Do
lilah, and son Benjio, accompanied by
Miss Kate Early.started for the World's
Mrs. Anna Eaton of Battle Creek,
Michigan, arrived in the city Friday for
a visit with the family of her brother,
W. H. Lewis.
Miss Sieson was in the city a fow hours
Saturdav. taking five children to the
Genoa Indian School from the Crow
John Plumb is home from spending
the summer in Franklin county. Ue
says the crops are in fine shape in that
bart of the state.
A. Palmer ot Fullerton was being ac
companied home the other day by his
friend, Martin Dorsey of Ilasarville,
Conn., who is seeing the great west for
the first time.
Mrs. G. G. Becher went to Omaha
Saturday. Wilk, Irve and Miss Kittie
Speice joined her there Monday, from
which place they go to Chicago to visit
Misses Ireno and Alice House, who
have been visiting their mint Mrs. Xo
testein several weeks, started Monday
for their home in New i'ork, going by
way of Lincoln.
Children Cry for
Fine Shoes, Cheap Shoes
ARE MAKING hay while the sun shines,
and are daily receiving one of the 3
finest and best assorted stocks of
, HalsvCaps. Underwear
lyought to Columbus.
HENRY RAGATZ & CO.,
KEEP CONSTANTLY ON
e and Fancy Groceries,
ALSO AS FINE AN ASSORTMENT OF
As Can be Found in This Section of Nebraska.
8The very highest market price paid in trade for
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