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END OF TRAIL TO BE MARKED
Commercial Oinb l)oideg to Taks Up
Prspaiitian. of 11 r. lietker.
pun of Raising money not decided
rhnnl Children Probably Will lie
ked to ontrlhnte Small tarn
Hnndrrd Dollar Thonghl
'Kara Meeker, the pioneer of tho Oregon
trail, met una taikwl with the executive
committee of the Commercial club yester
day afternoon and the committee will as
sist lu raising a fund sufficient to er.i t a
ir?oninncnt In thin city to mark the rnj
of the trull. It Is figured that $1oo will
be ampin to met the desired, monument.
. Although the-plan of raising the money
w.u not decided upon nt yesterday's meet
mg. It I likely children of the public
schools win he given nn opportunity to
insist. hitTiily .cjninriljutl.iijH of 6 r 10
cents will be permitted.
The members of -the executive cn.nilt-t-e
were much Interested by Mr. Meeker"
d-scrlpUnn. q( hi, crossing the Missouri at
Oil lmlnt In tho early . There were
several places where ihe i-mlsrants crossed
he river at, thla -point, win r. civilization
then practically ended, One ef the" places
was oppositiVfPlorMu-o,' Another whs the
Uusha retry,, near .when: the Illinois Cen
tral bridge now Ik. and Kill another via
a ferry operated at Trader's point, about
nix miles' eolith' of' Coun'oil' Bluffs and
t'e arly opposite what I now South Omaha.
It was at Trailer point ferry that
M'fkcr and hi. young wife croHsifi tho
river. Council Bluffs was then known a
Kanesvllle. When Sir. Meeker arrived nt
the ferry he found several' hundred ox
t"uni and wagon crowded together In
the greatest confu.-lon. Seeing the Impos
sibility of getting across the regular ferry.
Meeker and his .assoc iates secured a skiff
and rowed across tn n... ....
.... .ivriic run",
here he fonnd ah' old ferrv 'i,i
t-iirleU In the sand. They dug It uP; patched
It and succeeded In bringing It across to
this aide of the river, and bv digging a
runway through the bank (lnaily not their
t'uma and wagons safely ncrns.
The monument which Mr. Meeker hopes
to erect here will he the last and It will
mark the end of the trail. From here he
CI, A I ' I K H. I'tlltTKlt.
T"or l.ieutenaut (lovernor,
JOHN l. DKNISON.
For Kecretarv of State, i
J H. Mcj.CRK. i
Outhrle iviiter. la.
For State Auditor,
C. K. MOOJIF..
Ft if Stale'J'rea s u rer,
ly F. 1 ANFOTH.
Lake City, In.
For Attorney tleneral,
For Judges of Supreme Court,
K. M. CARK.
I.. M. FISHKtt.
I a , uport, la.
For Clerk of Supreme Court,
T. W. KKKNAN,
For Kepori r tif the Supreme Court,
. H. W. PARKS,
For Railroad Commissioners.
V. .: CAHPRNTHR.
, , . . Ie Moines, la. '
E. K. SJ AH1,.
Mount Pleaaant. Ja.
For Superintendent of Schools,
I'llOF. W. S. WILSON,
Rock Ruplda, la.
For Congressman. Ninth Iowa,
W. C. CAMPBELL,
Harlan, la. ' '
For Judge of the District Court,
F. W. MILLKK.
Pottawattamie County, la.
JOHN P. ORGAN,
Council Rluffa, la.
A. A. LKNOCK1CR,
M. C. GOODWIN.
Council Bluffs, la.
JOHN D. HANNONY
' For Sheriff.
JAMICS C. JKNSEN.
Council Bluffs. la.
For Clerk of District Court,
i FRANK l,eFKBER.
' Walnut, la.
FKF.I) e- KeKK,
For County Attorney,
For Superintendent of Schiwla,
MISS CAROL INK TOBKV,
Council Bluffs, la.
. , DR. J. F. SHRINK,
Council Bluffs. la.
C. H. McCUKADV,
C. M. CRIPFEN.
Council liluffs, la.
For Judge of Superior Court,
HAKVKV O. Ol'REN,
Council Bluffs, la.
' For Justice of "the Peace,
J. K. OOOPKR.
' Council Blaffs. la
8AM I EI, A. REKN.
Council Blufts, lu.
, FRANK EDGAR.
Council Bluffs, la.
Oouncll' Bluffs, la.
H. C I.t'CHOW.
Council Bluffs. Ia.
j WILSON DC NO AN.
' For Trustees.
. - , J. li. LI BBKN.
' '.' B. 1 QAHHKTooN,
A. A. CLARK & CO., CHATTEL LOANS
. . Oar business was established nearly 'M years afro (1KKH).
We loan on horses, rattle, household furniture and other chattels.
' Our reputation and tha business we enjoy ia the result of fair and liberal treat
ment of our patrons during these 20 yea it. our rates are uniformly lower than
uther efflcea. Our loans are mad in our own name and never aold or negotiated.
Remember our new offices ar opposite side of the hall from our old office, are
conveniently arranged with private consulting rooms. We wish to Warn the publlo
that we have no connection with the tliai doing business undr tha name of the
Clark Mortgage) Co.. now occupying our old office. It is a compliment we appre
ciate giving our name to their business, but it is confusing to the public.
Our 'Ifione U HI IMm't confui It wilh the Tel. of Clark Meg. Co.
VOn. MAIN AM) UKOAIIW.iV. OVER AMERICAN EXPRESS OKEICE.
St. Tel. 43.
continue his Journey in hi wagon jmit of one meal will make a material r
to Indianapolis, which he hopes to reach j ductiun In the coat of feeding city prlr-n-before
winter ata In. rr. The meals furnished by Caterer B oats
Mr. Meiker is c-impcd In tlie lame vacant j have been all that could be d'-alrcd. being
lot at Seventh street and First a venue, well cooked, wholesome and substantial an I
w here he pitched his tent. Mis wagon and (a sojourn In the city baatile. especially In
team wire the center of attraction on the t t,e winter month has proven a Oodsend
streets yesterday, as was the veteran plo- to manv a tramp,
neer himself, with his lone, white hair and I
More Coles original Hot Want stoves
doing satisfactory service In Council Bluffs
tiian of nil other kinds together. Don't buy
an experiment, wv hate the tested and
tried Coles Origlmil Hot Hlast Stove for
all kinds of fuel in twenty-four styles and
al.vs. Paddock Ilamlschy Hdw. Co.,
It will pay you to look over my slock
of phonographs, bicycles and sewing ma
chine liefore you buy. I have some eope
clul bargain in bicycles. I rent sewing
machines. 8. M. Williamson. 17 Sn. Main Si.
Bring your jewelry repairing to u. We
sis) remodel i,ld Jewelry Into new styles.
All work done promptly and satisfactorily.
I.KFFERT. the ttellnblc Jeweler.
Pictures for wedding girt,
iiffier, 333 Broadway.
C. K. Ale-
POM.IMi AMI RIUilTH TI PLACKJ
lerk at Coranlelrs 1, 1st foe
City Clerk Snpp announced yesterday the
location of the polling and registration
tiooths tor the election to lie held Tuesday.
November K. The boards of registration
will bo In Session Thursday and Friday of
this week and Saturday. November 3. They
will also be In sesion on election day
for th purpose of registering those who
by reason of absence from the city on the
three regular registration days were un
able to git their names on Ihe books, or
foreign,..; who rimy have received their
naturitliiuit ion paper since the last regies
The following are the locatlids of thi
polllhg and registration booths:
First Ward, First Precinct 132 East
Firm Ward, Second Precinct 207 East
Second Ward, First Precinct 23 Bryant
Second Ward. Second Precinct 2S4 West
Bii uidwn v.
Third Ward, First Precinct 101 Fourth
Third Ward, Second Precinct R21 South
Fourth Ward, First Precinct County
Fourth Ward. Second Pi eclnct 1302 South
Fifth Ward. First Ireclnct County
building, corner Fifth avenue and Twelfth
Fifth Ward, Second Precinct County
building, corner Thirteenth street and Fif
Hixth Ward. First Precinct County build
ing, corner Avenue B and Twenty-fourth
Sixth Ward. Second Precinct Fifth and
First Ward, First Precinct 21S East
First Ward, Second Precinct 217 East
Second Ward, First Precinct City build
ing. Second Ward. Second Precinct K West
Third Ward. First Preclnct-3 Fourth
Third Ward, Second Precinct 811 South
Fourth Ward. First Freolnct Court house
(election day, Su3 Pearl street).
Fourth Ward. Second Precinct 1212 South
Fifth Ward. First Precinct County build
ing. Fifth avenue and Twelfth street' (elec
tion day, Hi9 Fifth avenue).
Fifth Ward, Second Precinct Count v
building. South Thirteenth street (election
day. lii2 Thirteenth street).
Sixth Ward. First Precinct County blind
ing. Avenue B and Twent v-fourth street
(election day. 2P.15 Avenue D).
Sixth Ward. Second Precinct Fifth and
These are the registrars appointed by the
First Ward First precinct. Bruce B.
Dentler, J. 8. Blanchard; Second precinct,
Csrl J. Pryor, E. J. Abbott.
Second Ward First precinct, J. N. Cas-
aity, jr., J. w. Blanchard; 8econd precinct,
William Hlggeson, H. A. Balrd.
Third Ward FirM precinct. John J.
Frulney. Forrest Smith; Second precinct,
M. J. Hughes. D. J. Whlttaker.
Fourth Ward First precinct. George A.
Haynes, C. G. Robinson; Second precinct,
Boenke Boysen, Soren Wilson.
Fifth Ward First precinct. Charles Dob-
nins, j. r . McAneny; Second precinct, C.
wesiey, William McIMU.
Sixth Ward First precinct, John Mlkesell
W. 11. James: Second precinct, John Han
ren, L. R. Bloedel.
(Gentlemen's f to.nii ;ulr Filled
Handsome engraved cases, with Elgin
Wulthatn or Illinois new model nickel
movement. Guaranteed or money refunded.
LEFFERT, the Reliable Jeweler.
We do sell sheet music and books, pi
anos and organs, violins and strings and all
kinds of instruments which will make
your home happy. Bourlclus Piano House.
S.15 Broadway, Council Bluffs, where the
organ stands upon the building.
Do not think because our lumber yards
are In Council Bluffs that we are not In
It. It enablea ua to handle your lumber
with less cost. C. llafer.
Two Meals Day for Prisoners.'
Prisoners In the city Jail will in future
get but two meals a day In place of tho
three they now receive. There la no work
I now for the prisonera and Chief Richmond
haa decided that two meals a duy will
suffice. Breakfust will be served about 'J
Cups of Chser These
Hot Lemonade .. ,
Hot Chocolate . . ,
. . KH"
. . IOC
j Hot Malted Milk
I Kerred with Whipped Cream and
! Sal tin HiMUit.
Hot Beef Tea , . '. ltk
Hot Clam Bouillon 10c
! Hot Tomato Bouillon lOc
Taaty, Nuurlahittg and Refreshing.
Hot Chocolate and Egg . ".
Hot Malted Milk and Egg
Oystera always fresh .
. . . .13c
CLARK DRUG CO.
a. m. and dinner and supper combined at
I about 4 p. tn.
I Caterer Brooks is paid 15 cants each for
i nirnis furnished Inmates of the city JaiL
I making In the past 45 rent a day tha
cost of feeding ech prisoner. The cutting
living your fin watchea to us for re
pair. We employ only the most skillful
watchmakers of many years' experience in
1m. in Swiss and high grade railroad
watch, s. Sa'isfnotlon absolutely guaran
teed. I.KFFERT. the Reliable Jeweler.
CENTRAL FLOUR SI. lu. Every sack
warranted.- Central Grocery and Meat Mar
ket. Both 'phones U.
N. T. Plumbing Co. Tel. 3. Night. 91
First Presbyterian church. Rev. Ma tens
P. McClure pastor. Morning service at
10:J o'clock, sermon subject, 's In a
Mirror." Bible school nt noon and Young
People's meeting at 10 p. m. Evening
worship at 7:30, sermon subvert, "Able to
Save." Midweek prayer meeting Wednes
St. John's English Lutheran hurch. Rv.
G. W. Snyder pastor. Preaching service
at 11 a. nt. and 7:30 p. m. In the morning
the pastor will take as the subject of his
sermon "The t'nlversal Magnet" and In the
evening "An Important Admonition." Sun
day school nt 9:45 a. m. Tonng People's
meeting nt 7 p. m.
Broadway Methodist church. Rev. James
O'May pastor. Preaching services at 10:3n
tn., when the pastor will take aa the
subject of his sermon "Wages and Gifts."
Sunday school will be at noon and meeting
of Kpworth league at 6:30 p. m. At 7:30
p. m. Rev. T. C. Webster will preach on
the topic of "8alvatlon." There will be
special music at both morning and evening
At the Second Presbyterian church Rev.
Wilson W. Talt of Odebolt. In., will fill
the pulpit, both morning and evening, serv
ices being at 10:30 a. m. and 7:30 p. nt. Run
day school will be at noon.
First Church of Christ, Scientist, will
hold service In Temple ' Emmanuel on
North Seventh street at 11 a. m., when the
subject will be "Probation After Death."
Sunday school will be at 12:15.
Second Church of Christ, Scientist, will
hold services at 10:45 a. m. In Woodmen
hull. Merriani block, when the subject will
be "Probation After Death." Sunday achool
at 11:45. Regular midweek testimony meet
ing Wednesday evening at 7:4T.
First Congregational church. Dr. Otter-
beln O. Smith pastor. Morning services at
10:30. Evening. vespers at 6 o'clock. Young
People's Study club at p. m. Sunday
school at noom Prayer meeting Wednesday
evening. 'Morning subject, "The Holy Spirit
and the Messages of Jesus;" evening,
"Spiritual Athletics." In addition to the
special music by the choir Miss DeGraff
of Omaha will sing a solo In the morning
and Miss Edith and Miss Alma Smith will
sing a duet at vespers.
Owing to the absence from the city of the
rector, Rev. H. W. Starr, and the lllneea of
I jay Reader E. J. Abbott, there will be
no services today at St. Paul's Episcopal
church. Sunday school, however, will be
held at the usual hour.
Ladles 1.1.00 Gold Killed Watches
In beautifully engraved cases. Tour choice
of Elgin. Waltham or Illinois movements.
Guaranteed to be good time pieces or
LEFFERT. the Reliable Jeweler.
MALONEY CIGAR CO.. 30 PEARL 8T..
COUNCIL BLUFFS. IA., DISTRIBUTERS
FOR THE ROBERT BURNS" 10c CIGAR
A NO LITTLE BOBBIE. OLD TIMES
AWD ERRIS So CIGARS.
Commercial Clob Regrets Deaths.
At th meeting of the executive commit
tee of the Council Bluffs Commercial club
yesterday afternoon the following resolu
tions relative to the deaths of E. II.
Walters and John Schoentgen were adepted:
Resolved, by the executive committee of
the Council Bluffs Commercial club. That
the unselfish devotion of Mr. E. H. Walters.
and of Mr. John Schoentgen, during their
lifetime, to every cause in the Interest of
the development of our city, and the ad
vuncement of our commercial Torosnerltv
marks their death as a serious and great
loss to our city and to this organization.
Mr. Wallers and Mr. Schoentgen were at
all times earnest and enthusiastic support
ers of everything contributing to the best
Interests of the city, scrupulously atten
tive to every duty assigned to them and
earnestly watchful for every opportunity
In which they might be of service They
were men of most excellent ludgmetit, nnd
their every effort was free from the leest
Influence of selfish ambition or hope of
personal gain, prompted only witn tnai nign
Idea of duty for the good of the community
as a whole. They were at all times loval
to a high Ideal and fearlessly opposed to
any standard of citizenship other than the
upright and honorable.
Resolved, That on behalf of the Council
Bluffs Commercial club, devoted to our
municipal development, we acknowledge
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steadfast and nnselllsh devotion to Mr.
Walters and Mr. Schoentgen during the
years of their residence among us.
Resolved, That the Hecretary be. and he
Is hereby, directed (o convey to the fami
lies of Mr. Walters and Mr. Bchoentgon
the sympathy of the members of our nr
ganlzdtion, and cause these resolutions tn
be spread upon our records, and published
In the daily press.
Look Oat for the China, t.lrl.
China-u-Lac demonstration. See Peterson
A Schoenlng windows next week for great
demonstrations. Chlna-a-Lac, wonder of
the age; makes everything old look like
new. Get wise. Peterson tc Schoenlng Co.
We can sell you a beautiful engraved,
best quality, guaranteed gold tilled brace
let for $5.00. Others as low as $1.50.
LEFFERT. the Reliable Jeweler.
Licenses to wed were Issued yesterday
to the following:
Name and Residence.
Walter G. Paul. Harlan, Ia
Muble Cullison Ross. Harlan, la...
Jens Sorviisen, Mltid"ii. la
Elsie ChriHferson. Minden. Ia
KilKiir B. Jones. Council RlutTs
Kstella M. Dunlap. Council Bluffs..
Earl Allen, Council Bluffs
tiara Johnson, Shenandoah. Ia
F. J. Swoboda. Omaha
Ethel M. Andrews, Omaha
. Metsarnr A- Co.
New Location of Wholesale Bakery.
516 Mynster Street, Co. Bluffs. Ia.
Home-made Bread a Specialty,
I,et ua show you the patented Ecftps
grate. It never clogs. You will find It In
the Red Cross base burner only. Swaine St
Mauer. 2M and 33S Bdway.
Fancy combs, in many new designs and
styles, from 75c up to $10.00.
LEFFERT. the Reliable Jeweler.
Matters in District Coart.
Judge Macy yesterday discharged the
petit Jury, and there will be no more trial
cases this term of court. The business of
the term is practically completed, but
Judge Macy will hold court two or three
days during tha week to dispose of pro
bate and such equity matters as come be
fore him. The next term of court opens
Tuesday. October 30, with Judge Green
The Jury In the case against William
Rolph. charged with breaking and enter
ing the Hoag drug store on Ixiwer Broad
way and stealing a miscellaneous aaaort-
j ment of goods, brought la verdict of ao-
SUNDAY WEE: OCTOBEn
nulttal last night, after bring out nearly
In the case against William Rnfus Jack
son, the negro charged with assaulting
wltli intent to kill his wife, who recently
secured a divorce from him, brought In a
verdict last evening of guilty of nimple
The case against 8. C. Whlttaker, In
dieted on the charge of attempted crim
inal nssault on little Anna Paltsmaa. hit
been continued until the next term.
Rosana Taylor commenced suit for di
vorce from Zacharlah Taylor, to whom she
waa married August 17. 18;, In Ixigan. la.
She asks to be awarded the custody of
their four nlror children. The defendant
has frequently of lat appeared In police
and the Justice courts on complaint of his
wife. . She charges him with treating her
In a cruel and inhuman manner so as to
endanger her Hf.
Swanson tnsle Co.
Pianos, organs and muxlcal merchandise,
407 West Bdwsy.
SPECIAL ATTENTION GIVEN TO PI
ANO TUNING AND REPAIRING and
The grandest opportunity ever known
for saving money on high-class pianos
has brought many buyers to A. Hospe
company. 2G South Main street. Co. BlultJ.
,, r , .
For Imported wines, liquor and Bud-
welser beer go to L. Rosenfeld, wholesale
liquor dealer, 519 South Main street.
Real Kstate Transfers.
These transfers were repot ted to The I.ee
Octob,T 20 by the Pottawattamie County t
tMnM n,n.n... .1 rn..n ii--.
Elliott Lowe to Allen C. Abbott, part
w- se.4, pert neV4 sw4 and part
t, .2 -" . " ;.:".. l'I''"
Peoples Saying bank to W. N. Cllf-
-ford, lot 2. In block 3, In Riddle's
subdivision In Council Bluffs, w. d.
F. J. Duerr anil wife to Edward
Blukley. lot 7. In block 4, In Pierce's
subdivision In Council Bluffs, la.,
Henry L. Morehouse to Emma 11.
Jensen, ioi . in J. r. w licox B mid
division In Council Bluffs, la., w. d.
Mary Stilen and husltand to J. W.
Bell and 3. P. Miil.iiecn, bit 1. in
block 43, In Beers' subdivision In
Council Bluffs, la., w. d
Cora A. West et al to S. M. Mc-
Knlght, lot 1. In block . in Street's
addition to Council Bluffs, la., w. d.
Christian Petersen and wife to John
Peterson, lot 5, 111 block 3. In Pierce s
addition to Council Bluff. In., w. d.
Elmer L. Fehr to Frank Linden, part
of lot 5o, In Johnson a addition to
Council Bluffs. Ia., w. d
G. M. Anderson and Wife to T. K.
Huff, lot 14, in block 1H. in Mullln a
subdivision In Council Bluffs, la.,
F. J. Hchnorr and wife to 8. M. Mc
Knight. lot 1, in block 8. In Street's
addition to Council Bluffs, la., d. ..
Ellen Flury to Theodora Campbell,
lot 10. In Mnry J. Moss aauuion to
Lovelnnc, la., w. d
Verne Benjamin to Frank Linden,
part lot &5, in Jihnson's addition to
Council Bluffs. Ia. o. c. d
C. J. Messmore and nusband to A. L.
Rtche, lots. 4. 6 ana t, in diock
in Quick Park addition to Council
Bluffs, la., w. d
Thirteen transfers, total
Wood or Wood Yoa Sotf
Would you like to buy better wood and
more of it for less money? We sell
stove lengths and chunks. Missouri oak
wood at 11.60 a rick. This is a bargain.
Brldensteln & Smith, 14th Ave. and 6ll
St. Tel. 182.
If you want a good position, finish a
course at the Western Iowa college. Day
nd evening school. Enroll at any tUua.
'Phone for Information.
PAS A WEEK " H BUFFS BOCIETY
Week t nasnally Proline of Recep
tions and Other Gatherings.
Mrs. A. M. Weaver haa gone for a visit
at a number of Colorado points.
The Ladles of the Maccabees will give a
card party In their hall Thursday evening.
Mr. and Mrs! Kd Rogers Df'Willow ave.
nue left Thursday evening, for a tnt to
Mrs. C. L. Cory of Berkely. Cal., Is
vlslttng Miss E. M. Colburn 164 Graham
Mrs. Clara O. Brown, 724 First aver. tin,
lb home from a visit with her daughter
in St. Paul.
Mr J. W. Laid left Thursday evening
for an extended trip to points on the
Miss Maud and Miss Stella Searlght
have returned from a three weeks' visit
to Branson, Kun.
Mrs. N. E. Hough of Neola Is the
guest of her daughter. Mrs. G. W. Steele,
132 Fifth avenue.
Miss Marguerite Roe left Tuesday
morning for Crete, Neb., where she will
enter Doane college.
Mrs. Buckley of Shelby, la.. is in the
city visiting at the home of her brother,
Rev. Charles Mayne.
Mrs. J. H. Arthur entertained the Oak
land Avenue club Friday at her home, 21
West Washington avenue.
The Klatttr klub waa entertained Fri
day afternoon by Miss Josephine Bixby at
her home on East Broadway.
Mrs. A. 8. Hazelton entertained the
Euchre club last Wednesday afternoon at
her home, Oakland avenue.
The C M. L. club will be entertained by
Mrs. J. J. Hughes, 2J5 Tenth avenue,
Wedntsday afternoon, October SI.
Mrs W. H. Findley of Lake Geneva Is
visiting at the' home of her brother, Mr.
Thompson, on South First street.
Mrs. E. J. Glllert and Mis. II. A. cjuinn
will give a candy party next Friday aftti
noon for the benefit of t.ie creche.
Mr. and Mr. Clarence Hough lert
Wednesday for a visit of three weeks
with Mr. Hough's brother In Lawlou,
Mr. Charles Staff and sister. Mrs. K.
A. Ulunchard. left Thursday for a visit
with relatives in Oregon, California and
Mrs. Irving Parsons, and son. Georv
of Malvern, la., are visiting Mrs. Pa eon's
mother, Mrs. Williamson, on Har
Mrs. Charles Pruden of Boulder, Colo.,
is in the city, the guest of her uncle,
Mr. O. E. Beswick, Seventeenth avenue
and Sixtli street.
The Little Bridge dub was entertained
Tuesday afternoon at the bonit of Mis.
H. A. yuliin, 3J0 Oakland avenue. Mrs. Van
Ingewene won the prize.
Mr. Robert J. Huntington, formerly of
this city, but now a resident ot Grauts
vtlle. Utah, Is visiting Ida sister. Mis. R.
A. Jauve. 104 West Broadway.
Mrs. Cantleld. 812 Avenue A. will enter
tain the Jolly Members Kensington Thurs
day afternoon. She will be assisted by
Mrs. S. Newton and Mrs. J. Nugc-nt.
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Evers went to
Valparaiso, Neb., to celebrate the golden
wedding of Mrs. Evers' parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Henrich Behmerwald, last Friday.
Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Battey of Denver
were guests of Mr. and Mrs. it. . Battey
Frlday, while en route to Poi tsinoul h. la.,
to visit their brother, Mr. George Battey.
Mrs. W. W. Spies entertained at dinner
last Wednesday evening. Those pieaent
were Mrs. O. O. Hmlth, Mrs. Cass, Mrs.
Theodore Davis, Mrs. Haverstock and Mrs.
L. E. Roe.
Mr Morris L. Petersen of lSlii South
Seventh street celebrated her twelit.eiii
birthday last Tuesday by the enlertaimnent
of about twenty guests, most of whom
The St. Paul's guild was entertained Mon
day afternoon by Mrs. Thompson, South
First street. About twenty members w,re
present. After the meeting a dainty lunch
eon was served.
Mr. and Mra. J. H. Nelson and Jon
left last Tuesday for Oakland, Cal., where
they expect to make their home fur about
two years, after which they expect to
return to the Blufts.
Mrs. W. K. Creamer and Miss Ruby
Creamer of Chlllicothe. Mo., arrived yes
terday evening for a several weeks' visit
at the home of Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Thomp
son of 411 South First street.
Mrs. F. J. Thompson of South First
street entertained at cards last Tuesday
afternoon. Three tables were used, there
being sixteen guests pnsent. After cards
a dainty luncheon waa served.
A high five and dancing pirly was given
at the Royal Arcanum hall Monday evening
at which about fifty couples were present.
Mr. Miller won the women's prise and Mr.
G. J. Jackson carried off the Mens prize
Miss Beatrice HuAt-r has gone lo I'o.i
ver lo meet her mother, who I retonilr.g
j',,oat aiaUs au4 lirilisu Cw.uaibi. 1 ii
from an extended trip through the pa -iri
will together visit a number of Colorado
points before returning home.
The Woman's chih entirtalned hut
Wedncd,iv afternoon at the heme of Mr.
A. P. Hmchett, l."0 South Sixth street. It
will continue to meet at Mr. Hunched s
home every Wednesday afternoon for tin
remainder of the month of (.K-tober.
The Knljhts of Columbus gave a dancing j
party last Wednesday night In tin lr ball j
In the Brown building A large crowd ot
young people were present and a long
pregiam of dunces was given. They will j
give a series of dances during the winter,
this being the first.
The University club m:t with Mrs. !!
Williams. 71 Madison avenue Wcdnesua., j
afternoon. Mrs. Thompson acted as leader. '
ihe next meeting will be at the home of i
Mrs. Meyers Hansen of Sherman avenue. ;
next Wednesday, when Mrs. Hansen will j
give a demonstration of a Danish soup.
A very pretty event of the week was the i
"linen shower" given in honor of Mls ;
Clara Olson, at her home on Damon streH. i
who Is to lie married In Los Angeles, ( ai., I
in about a month, to Mr. Magnu Sundln, ;
a former resident of this city, where they ,
will make thtlr home. Those present were: :
Miss l.vdiii Itevirooist Mis tl.-imia Iter- ;
ouist. Miss Henrietta llelirren. Miss Mab.e .
Mollne. Misa Jeckel. Miss Helga Petetni. .
Mr. Lcetle Johnson, Dr. Thornholm. Mr.
Ou Westerberg. Mr. Fred Wrste. berg, Mr. '
Collins mill Mr. Ryan, all of whom hit 1
from Omaha; and Miss Vim Gunnison, :
Miss Minnie Gunnison, Mis Anna Val!nc
Mr. Walter Paulson, Mr. and Mrs. G. V.
Gunnison of this city. Many beautiful anil ;
uskful linen pieces were presented
evening was spent at games, utter which
I" - ' " , ... . ;
I One of the lending event of the week
iwas the reception given bv Mrs. I- C. ;
SlIljth Ml,. ,t,rpj,? Turner Phelp and !
i Mrs. Edward H. White, nt the resilience of ;
I Mrs. Smith, 717 First avenue, Wednewl ay i
afternoon. .Mrs. rTanK Iveeime. Mis
' Dodge. Mrs. Ernest K.
Hurt mid Mr
V. Iltislnicll nr, wiled Iti the ilinlnir rcO:n. 1
assisted by Mrs. Bert Pinticy mid Miss
tleorgla Mitchell, while Mrs. A. P. Ilao-
linen, .virs. l-amieiee, mis. nounm aiacrn -
land MiD.i Key assisted about the moms.
'I Mrs. Ernest Johnson, Mrs. .1. (1. Wad-
tt'ftrlli Mlna ll.lun FCul,liuln unH Hilda 1 lu 1 1 v
presided over the punch bowl in the Ibrarv,
which was handsomely decorated with
Ann rlcjin lieautles and autumn leaves. The
drawing room w;is decorated In green and
fiink uiiile the illoltiir riHim was ilecorateil
111 green and white.
Davis, drugs. ,
Stocket t sell carpet.
Fine engravings nt l-ITert's.
Ed Rogers' Tony Faust beer.
Get those new photos at Schmidt'.
Plumbing and. heating. Bixby & Son.
Icwl Cutler, funeral director, 'phone 9".i7.
Woodrlng Undertaking company. Tel, Hits'.
Hot and cold drinks. Fresh oysters on
hand. Clark Drug Co.
DIAMONDS AS AN INVESTMENT.
TALK TO I.KFFERT ABOUT IT.
See Stephen Bros, for fire brick and file
clay, sewer pipe, lifting and garden hose.
TINNERS AND PLUMBERS W ANTED.
F. A. Sl'UNCER, l&S W. BROADWAY.
Do you want It done right? If you do let
Roiwtckr I'll S. Main, do your papering,
painting and Interior decorating.
Concordia lodge, Knights of I'ythius, will
give a smoker Tueoclay evening for its
members and their friends in Pytnlan hall.
I pay lii n r ton tor cast Iron; mixed,
$10; stove, $; rugs, lc per lb.; rubber,
V4c; copper, 14c per lb. J. Katelman, i
Aialn, both phones U00.
We have the tlnest line of sample monu
ments to select from in tho west. Shecliy
& li tie Marble and Granite works, Hi
East Broadway, Council Blufts, Ia.
WHEN GOING TO BUILD GO TO GEO.
A. HOAGLAND, THE PIONEER LUM
BER MAN OF COUNCIL BLUFFS. -71
SOUTH MAIN STREET. TEL. L'4d.
Winifred, the K-year-old daughter of Mrs.
H. A. Arnold, 3o.t Avenue C, died yester
day morning. The funeral will be held
this afternoon at 2 o'clock from the leel
denco and burial will be in Falrvlew ceme
tery. Frank Starr of the Citizens' Gas and
Electric company has been called to Waco,
Tex., by the serious illness of his father,
Rev. F. B. Starr, who, with Mrs. Starr,
recently returned to Texas from Council
On complaint of his brother-in-law, John
Leonard, Frank like was yesterday placed
under bonds of $100 by Justice Field to keep
the peace. Leonard complained that Pike
had beat, bruised and threatened him and
that he waa In fear of him.
Have you thuugut of that winter suit' and
overcoat Y Get them cleaned and mude
nice and new. Let us clean your carpels
and make house cleaning easy for you.
Prices reasonable). Council Bluffs Cleaning
Co. and Rug Factory. 31 N. Main St. Both
Ed Silkett. employed at E. L. Shugart's
country residence, east of the olty, while
In the city last evening felt over a wagon
tongue and In some manner fractured the
two bones of his right limb. He was first
taken to police heaauuarters and later re
moved to the General hospital.
L. Sliafer, the Phllllplne campaign vet
eran, who has been woralng on the Plumer
farm, In Keg Creek townsnip, and against
whom an information has been lllecl
charging him with being mi tally deranged,
was yesterday temporarily committed to
St. Bernard s hospital for observation by
Judge A. B. Thoinell, who has been hold
ing court at Atlantic, was In the city yes
terday en route to his home in Sidney to
attend the funeral of the late Captain
Henry Bowen, who died last Friday. Cap.
tain Bowen had been a resident of Fremont
county since HvVi und was one of the niobt
prominent residents In tho county.
A party consisting of P. Gunnode, F.
Rev be, H. Siiiurs. F. Fox, C. .-Hater, C.
Hamil. Dr. Went, E. Waterman. P. Knox,
W. Keellne, R. Robblns and H. Mayne will
leave today for Mcl'aul, la., where ten days
or longer will lw sieut in decimating the
ducks, snipe and other game venturesome
enough to come within range of the hunt
Hugh If. Sevmour, who at the recent
term of the federal court was sentenced to
thirty days lu the county Jail at Red Ouk
and to pay a line of 1i and costs, was
brought before United States Commissioner
N A. Crawford yesterday Seymour took
the poor debtor' oath and was released.
,.iu,i,a eiilliv to Impersonating a gov
He l, leaded guilty to Impersonating a gov
ernment land agent.
James Maglnnis, brought back from Mis
souri Valley two days ago to answer a
charge of forging a time check, preferred
against him by Ed Sage, for whom he had
worked, was discharged in Justice Gartll
ner's court yesterday. JSage was unable to
i produce the order alleged to nave necti
I altered by Magtants. as the coat in which
' tne slip of paper was placed had been
James Russell, charged with attempting
to puss forged checks, waived a preliminary
hearing in police court yesterduy morning
and was bound over to await the action
of the grand Jury, which convenes October
30. In default of bail placed at W III
was committed to the county Jail. It BM
been luarned that Russeil succeeded in
passing a forged check for :il.5i) ou A.
Gillnski of 215 South Main street. He tend
ered the check In payment for a stove and
a dresser costing $A and received thu
change, $11.50 In cash. He ordered the goods
delivered to what proved a nctltioua ad
dress. Frar.H Parker, the Illinois Central fire
man '.vho was slashed Thursday by Aus
tin Ciishenbeiry. a negro, was reported
ee.-t !'! v to be in a critical condition and
bis relatives have been eejut for. The arm.
,v ..... , ue lu the bone Just above the
wi'isl" has commenced to swell and It Is
feared that blood poisoning haa set In. The
ro, who is inougni id nave neei m
Omaha stter tne cutting. r'-iiiiru e
have len seen at two different places In
this city vesterday, but the police were
unable to put their hands upou him.
TWO CAIGHT WITH STUI.KX GOODS
Men Tboua-M to He Atlantic Robbers
Arrested at Waluat.
ATLANTIC, la., Oct. 20. (Special.) Two
men accused ot being the robbers who en
tered seven stores In Atlantic last Thurs
day night have been captured near Walnut
with nearly all the stolen goods on their
person and W In money, consisting of
$1.75 in pennies, $J0 40 In nickels and dime
and $35.40 In other money. Resides the
money and stolen articles a full kit of
burglar tools was found in a grip thrown
sway by one of the men, und one of the
bits in this outfit exactly tits all the holes
made In the doors of the stores entered.
Both men deny their guilt. One, John '
pressinger Is a Isiior, Who was working
around here and Walnut, and had noth
ing on his person at the time of his cap
ture. The officers, however, have strong
proof of his connection with the robbery.
The other man gives his name as John nf a street stealing robes, etc., from bug
Johnson and claims lie waa robbed of his Ki, s. plce on a clew followed him lo the
clothes and a gold watch and afterwards p., mitry. When they came upon bun lie
giycn the ch thea be wore when captured. , drew a revolver and III el. The buil'i
...y:.y a ,;. , en from the Charles I nnwnl thioiih the lowes ran of ilir'
, E'c-k ui bus. Thus atv uiea W williaiid liouett leg. not entering- bo-J-. ;i u
i i As i
P. C. De Vol
' a-Hjw fss f--fl ',y '"mi i
lXt&Xi!rM9e Vice I
f 3 i a.t
Vv'ji'iK'jiiv evC,t, .;'
Cook Stove Made of solid planished steel,
lS-lnch oven, guaranteed perfect baker, as
bestos lined, large firebox; a range In every
way except the warming closet; a $20 atove;
on sale Monday, $12.73. .
alii .ii.- ::IV5 --BKA;
Dreasar This solid oak TVessar,
highly polished, swell divided top
drawers, hard pine drawers ei-ate,
and glued Willi shellac. Larc
bevel plate mirror: a good value
at $11.&0, ou sale Monday, $9.75.
testify they saw him throw away the over
coat and grip that waa oecuied by the
officers. This man showed tight when sur
ruunded, but was soon captured. Their
preliminary hearing wll be held Monday.
Homesteaders Organise l.oeJae.
WOODBINE, la., Oct. ?. (Sp- ciul.) The
locul lodge of the Homesteader was or
ganized here tills week with the following
officers: President, Ralph Kteitoy; vice
president, John Lennox; secretary, Earl
Shorett; treasurer. Dr. J. W. Stockman;
marshal, Geoige Fite; lady ef entertain
ment, Mra. Goodnp; ludy of charity, Mrs.
Herring: man-at-arms, Thomas Parker;
herald, OwenMahoney; chaplain. P. Parker.
Tin a officers will be installed on the even
ing1 of November 6.
Child Crashed to lie III.
WOODBINE, la.. Oct. . ).(S' rial. )-A
fatal accident occurred this wr k to Roy
Mefferd, the 5-yer-old si n -of Lewis M f
ferd. when he was playing near a pile of
six sacks of dried clover ed. The pile
toppled over uHin ton child and he ai
ciushcd to death bi-fore axi-lManre c-iuld
Thirl MiiiiiIi nt Policeman.
WEBSTER CITY, la , Oc t. X. (Special
Telegram.) Chief of police A-h was fire-d
upon last night, while attempting to arrest
The Art Garland
The Best Ih the World
The special patented feat urea
on 1lt (iarlniul make It the sm -ccft
It Is. Tliosc gjiorlitl fc-H-I
urcs ate fon nil on CSa rlaml.-
unlv. The i cvulvini; tiro pcil
cffcM'tnally deans thi" nshos
frtmi tho tipper p.ii't unil prent-
nsslsis the nuliattim of hoat.
The uhakliiK ilnfi mul tluplex
grnti'H en it so the coal to be
burned clean. It Is not neces
sary to use it coal screen on
the ashes after 1hey have pass
ed IlirotiKh (he (Jarland fire
pols. Kindly call and let us
tell you more about these ex
clusive features: found on Gar
It) X. MAIN STREET
gjffgp;? m&ZW:ZW Pitt SA'J
i V7. cy hot r i rc-m i
i i yuut utii B ' gna B
Is one of the many
methods that has
brought this pto
presslve credit In
stitution to tho
front rank. We show
all that Is new and
novel, useful and
nnd substantial, pro
duced uy mo coun
try's moit promi
OIK rOLH'V in
volves the hlfihest
standard of mercan
lowered to the low
est possible point
consistent with re
TERMS are made
to meet your Indi
a i i
and Writing Desk, i:i
beautiful golden oak, 5
roomy shelves, one largo
and ono small drawer be
low writing desk,
French plate mirror; a
$20 case, Monday, 014.7S.
i ii IV "'ii i V ' V J -i - issa-
Extension Table This beautiful nix
foot Pedestal Extension Table is made of
cjuarter-sawed oak, tp is bund rubbed,
(ilano polish, massive' and beautifully .
carved legs; an $18.00 table Monday,
Iron Bed Brass top rails and knobs,
heavy chilled pouts, our great $7.50 bed
leader, on sale Monday, 94.75.
Single Curtains, in fine Nottingham,
sold as high as $J.OO, Monday, 69c.
Extra fine curtains of Imported Fren?h
Valenciennes, sold up to $3.10, Monday
dxlo, tlnest 10-wlre body brusscls. In '
scores of patterns, oriental, flower and
beautiful designs; the best $17.60 value in
Ouiuliu; Monday's special price, 111,86.
$ o'clock and the man having a
' Iowa tti.
ATLANTIC George Clarence Aker. tha
man who was kicked i,v h...... .. , .7.
days ago, the Injury being directly over
- -"" e"'.-' "y an operation for ai
peniliel'M. died of his injuries at the At
lantic hospital l-utt ninht. He was ti years
of ago and highly respected. He leaven a
widowed moilier, nlnu brothers and ona
WEBSTER CITY-Chlef of Police Asl,
was Hied upon lust night while attempting
to am st a thief. An unidelit tiled mail
had len making the rounds of tho streets
stealing robes, etc., from buggies. When
the police followed him Into hL. country
and were bIiiiok; upon him he drew a re
volver and Uriel, tho bullet passing through
the lower part of the coat and trousei
.',K,', bl". 'Lot ""'''"g tho body ,,f rhlef of
I olice Ash. The man le aving the team eh
caped. ATLANTIC Officers from the Jeffe-rseui
(iter. Alo., penitentiary arrived in the cil
toelay und tiMik back to that institution
with lliem a man imnied N. M. Bliss who
was wanted there- tor making his escape
last June. Ho had bi-en sent up for tin
years for forgery and bud served two
;nd a half years of Ills sciite'tice whe n Im
made bis eseaiw, while working on u
boiler under guard, lie had bee-ti In Anita
but a tew days when he was captured
having come there flum (jrlswold.
RAILWAY WRECK IN TEXAS
Twenty Passengers Are Xalel lu lie
Injured Xiurlrra Vlllrs
from lloastoM. t
HOUSTON. Tex Oct. J'i A . pahM-ngci-train
bus "-n wrecked ei--lilrrn "miles
north of this illy und iM'niy passaugers
nji red. A riecial tl..l:i has becu e.ut (14