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PAGE 8 &apos;If PERSONAL, SOCIAL ' -!1 AND NEWS ITEMS i ,, . Harry Gunderson spent Sunday at W ieatc p. L. iXI. Kercher of Milbank, was a [usiess visitor to(lay \\; THE ORTO.NrILLE INDEPENDENT 5!iss Mildl'ed Bolsta leaves Sun-',v--- (l,v afternoon for 'Minneapolis to at-! [ lm Our Neighbors tend the Annual tate Convention of t WANT ADS @ RATES--One cent per line per in-! sertion. Minimum charge 25 cents, i Pa)ntent tor want-ads in advance t will be appreciated; the book-keep- e will thus be relieved of the work of keeping many small accounts. suits. IA)ST---A pair of eye glasses with t ease. Case .narked with name and address of owner, Stephen DeJong, Orange City, Iowa. Finder please t mail to Mr. DeJong, who wilt t)aY 1 ray. a_.! "21-1 i LOST--A brown Irish water spaniel, name Brownie. Rewa':d offered.'- Oliver Benson, Clinto. LOST--Small black water spaniel. Notify It- E. Kahler, Coiumbian Hotel, Grtonville, for rewa;d. 20-2 "4/ANTED-- Girt for general houe- work, phone 6-L *12-1 rANTED--Six youg women to tak training for professional nurses at Ortonville Ev:mgelical J-Iospital. This Training School for nurses is recognized and accredited by the Minnesot, State Board of Ex- aminers for Nurses and two years of training will be given here and the third a final year required for registrati<t as an R. N. wilt be given at ome Hospital in Minnea- pdis or St. Paul. Clara Krueger, R. N. Supt. Ortonville Evangelical Hospital. NOTICE--Teacher of Piano and Har- mony. Private lessons given. In- quire of Joyce Welch or phone 329. 21-1 ttESL'i iTCHING--Will do hemstitch- ing at 10c per yaxvr.Mrs. A. L. Waadams. .  tf. "FOR SAISix g0 heavy work horses Irom 4 to 7 ya-s old. Art Schafer, on Kaeree farm near Ortonville. "21-2 FOR SALEGray Reed baby stroller in good condition. Phone 329 21-1 FOR RENTBarn for the winter, room for about 4 head of stock. E. J. Stevens, phone 103-J3. *tf FOR SALE--In Malta township, sev- eral tons of good slough hay, also my corn in the field. Write or phone Mrs. P. Clarke, Ortonville. "20-2 FOR RENTFurnished house at $25.00 per month. Inquire of Alvah I. Matthews. "21=1 FOR RENT--Double garage: M.J. Klinkhammer. 21-tf POTATOES---Call 130-J for potatoe delivered in your basement. Priced rea.sonble. "21-1 FOR SALESeveral pieces of house- hold furniture including davenport and beds. Mrs. Pdul Smith, Orion- villa, Minn. 21-1 STRAYED--A Hereford milking cow white face, finder please notify F. C. Menke, Postoffice address, Big Stone City. Telephone out of Bell- ingham. 21-1 .Four People Are Killed At M00rhead Moving Box Car Crushes Into Auto- mobile tLausing liorrible l)eatlt of ]bour and everely Injuring a Fifth Member of Fam-y. A horrible accident happened at Moorhead about 5 P. M., on Monday aiternoon. Ben Haroldson, a farmer of Fiom, Minn., came .driving into town witl his wife and tfr ' children in a Ford car, one of the liren be- ing a daughter who was to registe as a student at th-iate!Teachers College. Haroldson, who was at the wheel, drove onto the railroad cross- ing of the Great Northern, when the shouts of a brakeman standing near attracted his attention. Haroldson, then instead of continuing in his at- tempt to cross the track, turned his ,machine on the crossing directly in the path of a strirg of box cars that were being shunted across the street. A street car that was parked at the crossing blocked Haroldson's view of the railroad track in the direction from which te shunted cars were moving. When struck the automobile skidded for a few feet, then overturn-[ ed and was crushed under the wheels of the box car as the members of the illfated family screamed with fright. Mr. Haroldson, daughter Gladys 9 I years old; and son Kermit, 6 years old;] were killed instantly, Mrs. Haroldson[ was so severely injured that she died I a few hours after at the hospital, and Miss Emma Haroldson, 21 years, the daughter who was being taken to Moorhead to enroll at the Teachers' College, suffered a broken leg and may have received internal injuries. There are four other chil&en at home, it is said, all boys, left to mourn the sad fate of parents and other members of the famil.--Warren Sheaf. CARD OF THANKS We wish to thank the neighbors and friends who so kindly assisted us during our recent bereavement, and it is impossible to express with words our gratitude for the many kind acts and words of encouragement given our loved one while he was still with US. Mr B. A. Hess, Mrs. U. B. Harem.an, Benjamin A. Hess, Jr. Mrs. A. L. Shumker, :ii:e Kami..q, motored to Wahpe- ton, N. Dak., last Sunday. I. C. toster has accepted a psi- tion on the city water wagon. Regi:ahl Jacquot motored over from Mi!bank today to visit friends. Mr. and lIrs. John Kaercher mo- tored to Wilmot ou Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Saeger and children spent Sunday at Corona. Mrs. Etta Cochran spent the week end at Browns Valley visiting rela- tives. F. M. Birkenmeyer left Wednesday afternoon for Minneapolis, on a busi- ness trip. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Schoen are visfiing friends andrelatives in the twin cities. S. A. Barr left last Thursday for Minneapolis, on business. He return- ed Tuesday. Paul Welch of Bemidji arrived last Friday to spend a few days here trans acting business. Mrs. C. D. Harding gave an exhi- bition dance at Montevideo on Wed- nesday evening. Emil Ostlind who had an opera- tion for appendicitis is up and around and feeling fine. Miss Iuise Munson will have her tonsils removed at the Evangelical hospital Friday morning. HerTert Kamlah will leave Friday on a business trip to Chicago. He expects to remain a week. Mrs. Carl Teigh arrived Monday af- ternoon from Minneapolis, to spend a few days here visiting friends. Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Paul and Mr. and Mrs. (;has. Beaker, of Browns Valley spent today' in Qrtonville. Harold Pomroy and Gas. Strom, of Montevideo, visited with friends and relatiVes here the first of the week. Mrs. Chas. Saeger, who has been visiting at the home of her son, A. C. Saeger, returned to Corona on Sun- day. The Svedish Ladies Aid will meet with Mrs. Tom Hegge on Thursday, October 5. Everybody cordially in- vited. Ferd Zummach of Minneapolis ar- rived Friday by car to spend a few days in this city visiting friends and relatives. - - Marian Potter and Ed. Go'van mo- tored to Minneapolis on Monday t transact business, they returned Tues- day night. Harold Norman left Tuesday night for Milwaukee, where he will resume his study of dentistry at Marquette University. # Mrs. A. B. Kaercher left Wednes- day for Forest Glen, Md., where she will resume her studies at National Park Seminary. F. E. Davison, who has been work- ing for the Mitwatkee road at Monte- video, returned to his home here the first of the week. Mrs. Hattie Madson, Worthy Grand Matron of the State from St. Paul, made a sit at the Eastern Star Chapter here last Friday. Andrew Paterson of Fulda, Minn., is visiting here this week with his son, E. D. Paterson, who is pharmac- ist at the Gunderson Drug Co. Mrs. James Moulton left Sunday morning by car for Minneapolis, to spend a few days visiting her daugh- ters, Mrs. Theisen and Miss Betty. Mrs. B. R. Karn underwent a very serious operation at the Evangelical hospital last Friday and at the pres- ent writing is getting along nicely. Mrs. Sarah Pdrnroy accompanied her daughter, Mrs. August Radmer to her home in Akron Wednesday, where she will visit for a few days. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Sullivan and Mr. and Mrs. Dock of Sauk Cente Minn. visited with Miss Mable Kaer- cher and Mrs. H. W. Kollitz on Sun- day. Miss Gretchen Cornelisen, who has been employed at the Kollitz Iercantile Store during the summer months left her employment Satur- day. R. U. Herzog of the TracpShu- maker Co., left the first of the week f or Red Lake Falls, Minn., to at- i tend to business matters in eonnee-I tion with his father. Miss Judith and Ruth Hjelmeland left Saturday evening for Madison, tel visit their parents, Mr. and Mrs. A.I Hjelmeland. They returned to this city Tuesday morning. Mr. and lIrs. Clifford Ban motored down from Fargo on Saturday to spend Sunday visiting Mr. Barfs bro- ther, S. A: Bart. Clifford Barr is at the head of the Golf IAnks at Far- go. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Sehoen en- tertained at a duck dinner on Friday evening. Covers were laid for twen- ty. Attractive cards, bearing a tiny feather, marked the place of each guest. Miss Edith Lindquist, who has been pending the past week visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Lind- quist, near here, ,and her sisters, Ella and Anna, of this city left Sunday for Minneapolis, where she is employed. Mr. and Mrs. Windom Budd and daughter of Montevideo, motored to this city to spend Sunday at the B. J. Bertelson home. Mrs. C. H. Budd and son accompanied them and will remain until Saturday, when Mr. Budd will join them and they will leave for Milwaukee, Wis., where Mr, Budd will resume his studies of dentistry at Marquette University. ,,. the D. A. R. which is being holed in St. Paul today. Mrs. Kaercher is a member of the Nathan Hale Chapter at S. Paul. Hayden French left Sun(lay for Vir-I ginia to join Mrs. French, who has] been spending the past two weeks I viqting relatives there and at Duhth., Mr. French will also stop at Duluth to visit his daughter, Mrs. C. A. Pond before returning home. Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Mitchell, ac- companied by Mr. and Mrs. William Watts, of Montevideo, returned to this city on Thursday from Minnea- polis, where they had been in attend- ance at a banquet given by Dodge Bros., Motor Company, for their deal- ers. Free Movement Of Lightweight Hots Higher Prices And Expectancy Of Lower Markets Later On Probable Factors Prompting Increased Re- ceipts----Cattle Lower For Week-- Lambs $13.50. Tuesday's Closing Cattle 4,000. Killing classes gener- ally steady. Calves 1,500. Weak, ex- treme top $10.75, packer top $10.25 Hogs 6,500. About steady, bulk lights $10.00, packing sows averag- ing about $8.00. Sheep 2,000. Steady to strong. South St. Paul, Minn., Sept. 26, 1922: Receipts of cattle the first two day this week are the largest since last October, approximately 16,600 head, as against 12,700 the same per- iod last week. Monday's trade was featured by weakness in practically all branches, traceable to liberal re- ceipts at all leading centers and bearish advices. In a general way declines figured 15 to 25c, exceptions canners, cutters and bulls, weak, hea- vy feeders dose to steadD veal claves 25 to 50c lower. Today's market ruled generally steady at the decline noted above. Fed steers are quoted nominally $8.50 to $11.00 or possibly higher on prime offerings, such kinds not be- ing included. Grass-fat steers brought mostly $5.50 tb $7.50, a few odd lots above, common native :grass offer- ings down to $5.0.0. A spread of $3.50 to $4.75 is now taking bulk of grass-fat cows and heifers, a few range cows making $5.00, with range heifers on up to $6.75. Canners and cutters steady, $2.25 to $3.25. Bulls weak, bulk bolognas today $3.50 to $3.75. Veal calves uneven, 25 to 50c lower than close of week, bulk light veals to packers $10.00 to $10.25, extreme top $10.75. Stocker and feeder market has been uneven, increased receipts re- sulting in weakness on anything but good and choice fleshy feeders, the break, from the close of last week on most classes figuring 15 to 25e. Gooa and choice fleshy* feeders are now quoted $6.25 to $7.50, selected up to $7.75, general run of stockers and feeders $4.50 to $6.25. An advance of 50c or more in hog prices during the week and expectan- cy on the part of many that winter hog values will be lower are probably infuencing an increased movement of light hogs marketward. Bulk of the good lights sold today at $10.00, 250 to around 325-pound butchers $8.50 to $9.50 or better and packing cows mostly $7.75 to $8.25. Bulk of fat lambs at $13.50 are about 25c above last Tuesday's dose, seconds from $7.00 to $8.00. Fat ewes to packers largely $4.00 to $5.75 breeding ewes $6.00 to $8.25. CHAS BRUCE .[ American Legion Notes [ An Asset To Any Community "A good live Legion post is an asset to any eommtmity," declares the Nobles County Democrat of Ad- rian, Minn. "I some towns in Minne- sota the Legion has come to play a far more important and beneficial part than the commercial club. When ,moved by the old spirit of 1917 there is something about a bunch of bud- dies that is unbeatable. They can accomplish anything. They always bring home the desired results, pro- vided they have a Httle cooperation from the community. Every citizen of "Adrian should boost for the local Legion Post and urge all veterans to become active members." Proud of Their Home State Carrying an exhibit designed to sprea d the name and fame of Minne- sota throughout the world, Gopher Legionalres will travel to New Or- leans for the National Convention Oc- tober 1640, on a special train over the Mi & St. L. and Illinois Central, leaving Saturday October 14th, St. Paul 6:00 P. M., Minneapolis 6:45 P. M., arriving at New Orleans 9:00 A. M. Monday, October 16th in time for the opening convention session. The average cost of the trip from Minne- sota points varies from $67 to $80, which inchdes use of pullman sleeper at New Orleans and on the going and returning trips. Further details from Minnesota Legion Adjutant, Old Cap- itol, St. Paul. i =e00Ommn l' morn tml- morn dkiom t ottoms Road Contract Let t Contracts for the construction of a grade and two bridges across the Minnesota bottoms southwest of Ap- pleton, to bring the road here above higil water mark, was let by the I board of county commissioners in session last Friday and work on the project will be started October 1! with possibility that the greater part l of it will be completed this year. Kraemer & Hog, of Minneapolis, were successful bidders on the grade construction at $40,399.09 and the Minneapolis Bridge Co., was award- ed the bridge contract at a price of $26,578; the total cost being $66,917. 09. The new road when constructet, Auditor Carney states, will reach from the high point of the present road on the north side of the river to the top of the hill on the soun side of the river, joining the pres- ent road again at that point. The distance covered by the new road s approximately one nd a half miles, with a 15 foot grade and two con- crete bridges. Between the two points none of the prent road will be included in the new road and the two present bridges will be destroy- ed when the new road is opened up, and traffic will not be interfered with on the old road during the construc- tion period.--Appleton Press. Meets Death In Auto Accident Wm. Butke arid E. E. Tucholke ,two young men of Adams township when a few miles out from Albee yesterday mornin discovered av. upturned car on the side of the road between Mil- bank and Albee, and under the car was the body of C. G. Mograd, whose home is a few miles east of Albee. The unfortunate man had been to Nassau the day before and evidently was on his way hme when the car left the grade and turned turtle, pinn- ing him underneath with his ,hce down in a puddle of water from which he was unable to extricate himself and was droned.--H Milbank. Bandits Foiled In Robbery Our sister village, to the nortl came near getting into the metropol- itan class last Friday night, being all set for a bank robbery. About three o'clock Saturday morn- jng, Even Oscarson, who was up early preparing for the opening hour for hunting ducks, heard an explosion and discovered that some one was in the First National Bank. The vil- lage marshall Frank Clarey, was aroused, and he and O. J. Radde and one or two others were soon trying to locate the robbers. The yeggs, in the meantime hear- ing the noise in the street had made a hurried getaway. They were seen by some of the men, backing a car out of a blacksmith repair shop be- longing to Radde, and several shots were fired at the car and it is be- lieved that one or more of the four was wounded. The citizens who were so hastily summoned were all on foot and could do nothing ,more at that time, the a followup party later found a car abandoned a few miles north of White Dog-gone chilly this morning, wasn't it! Better get out that Fall suit and overcoat and let us Dry Clean and Press it for you so it will be in shape for colder weather Prompt atten- tion to mail orders. Ortonville Dry Cleaners QUALITY FIRST- -THEN SERVICE DEI00 SEE OUR DISPLAY AT Rock wifich is supposed to be the o:e used by the yeggs. Before being frightened away fl'om the bmk, they had broken a hole into tie brick wall of the vault and were attempting to dynamite the steel safe, in which they were unsuccessful. Lat- er it was found that they had also broken into the depot by cutting a piece from one of the windows, thru which they opened the window. In neither place did they get any boot) The robbers stole a car at Fair- mount at three o'clock the next mend- ing and drove to Fargo where the car was found abandoned. ---Gazette Reporter, Wheaten. Train Kills Young Man Carl Melton, of Rutland Illinois, was instantly killed beneath the wheels of a freight train two miles west of Donnetly, Tuesday afternoon, when he was attempting to step from a gondola or coal car to another car loaded with telephone poles. How ard Olsen of Minneapolis who was with Mr. Melton, saw him fall and at once notifie the train crew and the train was stopped. The body was taken back to Don- nelly ad J. A. Ringness county cor- oner, was called to flew the remains. Mr. Ringness telegraphed Mr. Mel- ton's parents at Rutland and they wired back instructions to prepare the body for shipment and send it l home by express, which was done Wednesday. Carl Melton was 18 years old and with Howard Olsen had been up in the harvest fields of North Dakota. They were on their road back home when the fatal accident occurreo, --Morris Tribune. AKRON NEWS Bill Guse called on Richard Schm chel on Saturday. Richard Schmeichel called on L. W. Larson on Saturday. Mrs. Christ Schmidt called on Mrs. K. P Long on Monday. Mr. and Mrs. A. Henkleman were Ortonville callers Monday. A baby girl was born to Mr. and Mrs. Steve Pullis recently. Charley Larson called on Albert Semrau of Correll on Thursday. Mrs. Richard Schmeichel and child- ren, Mr. and Mrs. A. Semrau were Appleton shoppers Saturday. Bill Guse motored to Milan on Sat- urday afternoon to consult a physi- dan regarding blood poison. A nttber of young people gave a charivari for the newly wedded couple, Mr. and Mrs. August Radmer on Friday evening. Richard Schmeichel family, Mrs. Charlie Sand and son Edwin, Mr. and Mrs. A. Klages and son Herbert and Mr. and Mrs. George Ulrich were en- tertained at the Oscar and Gust Schnaser homes Sunday. The girl across the street says, "the good die young and the others get married and wish they had." f LANPHEI: T t HE hillsides orchards beginning to the fall colorin everywhere. signs portend t cold weather is ing. Be prepared snappy days by plying yourself our snalpy line OVERCOATS SUITS HATS CAPS SWEATERS GLOVES NECKWEAR ETC., ETC. ORTONVILLE, i4dNVq WANTED Steady Reliable Man for Big Stone To act as sales manager for well established firm selling advertised article. We have an exceptional business proposition will give exclusive selling contract. Man must have A1 References as to character and ADDRESS THE GOLDMAN COMPANY McCLURE BLDG. 61 EAST SIXTH STREET, ST. PAUL, Good News in Every Bank Small though the Bank Book is, if you practice Thrift, it will always hold more good news for you than even the daily new. t will always bring a smile and strengthen your hopes of a prosperous future. If you want an incentive, just take w.ht few dollars you can pare this week, hring them to zs and start a .... Savings Account. We will add interest. ORTONVILLE STATE John Carlson, President. C, J. Rt, Culder. IL A. Stucke, Ain't The CUR TIS TENTH liTREET AT FOURTH A VENUE 00eupol/. M/nnejot00 lksNueN md Tnma//Msby . One whole city block of beautiful Lobbim, Restaurants and Shops. Pipe Organ Music during the Noon luncheon ho. Omhtra Music at night during dinner. A h Car and Tabk d'Ho TARIFP Doubb IW m ]tmm l,mw '"k ImmW Doub K.W 0tbems