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Mr. and Mrs. W.J. Long went to
Waterloo, Ia., Wednesday, where they will visit with relatives.
Miss Emma Grelson went to Minneapolis, Tuesday for a few days visit at
the home of her brother.
Andy Hagberg, of near Reading, returned Tuesday from the vicinity of
Clinton, Ia., where he purchased a farm.
Jack Arkell, the barber, returned Tuesday from LeMars, Iowa, where he
visited for a few days with old friends and transacted business.
Mrs. W.H. Prideaux arrived here Wednesday from Adrian, and will visit for
several weeks at the home of her daughter, Mrs. J.H. James.
Aaron Thomsen, the butcher, left Tuesday afternoon for Spencer, Ia., at
which place he will view a farm with the expectations of purchasing.
Harry Hawthorne, of Ceylon, Minn., arrived here Tuesday for a visit of a
month with his brothers and sisters who live near this city.
Conductor Geo. McCutchin and family are going to move to Ellsworth,
Minn., and their daughter, Carita, will attend the Catholic school there.
Miss Abbey Turner, of Winona, who has been visiting for the past two
weeks at the home of her uncle J.A. Smith, left Monday for Rushmore, where
she will visit for a few days with friends and relatives.
Earl Schubert, who has been absent from this city for some time past,
returned the first of the week to accept a position at the A.J. Ward
hardware store. Mr. Schubert had been husking corn in Iowa.
Walter Anton arrived here last Thursday from Seattle, Wash., and will
visit for several weeks with relatives and friends in this city. Mr. Anton
is a former Worthington boy, and attended school in this city.
Married -- At the Baptist manse in Worthington, Tuesday morning, Oct.
31st, occurred the marriage of Miss Ethel Hayes, of Silver Bow county,
Montana, and Mr. F.L. Hubbell, of Buchanan county, Missouri, Amil Oestreich
J. McCoy, of Emmetsburg, Ia., arrived here the first of the week. Mr.
McCoy recently disposed of his interest in the bus line at that place and
will engage in a similar capacity in this city. The bus was started in this
city on Wednesday of this week.
Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Pierce, of Appleton, Wisconsin, arrived here the first
of the week to take charge of the depot lunch counter in the place of Mr.
and Mrs. James Isom, recently resigned from this station. Mr. and Mrs. Isom
will remain in Worthington for several weeks.
Ralph Anderson, formerly of this city but now of St. James, was in
Worthington visiting friends the latter part of last week.
W.C. Hoffman, who has been employed at Steffens' City restaurant for some
time past, resigned his position Monday and left for Sioux City.
Bill Netter left Monday for Norfolk, Neb., at which place his brother,
Fred, is employed on the railroad. The former expects to engage in a similar
L.L. McCartney left Monday for Portland, Oregon, and other western
points, where he will visit for about two weeks with friends and investigate
Miss Helen Crapsey, who is employed at Round Lake in the capacity of
teacher, visited friends here Monday. She will also visit for two weeks with
Mrs. August Strom, daughter, Miss Vera, and niece, Miss Ruth Palm, left
Sunday to spend the winter with Mrs. Strom's mother in Sweden. She was
accompanied as far as Chicago by her son, Victor.
Dr. McMartin, who has been the pastor of the Westminster Presbyterian
church at Round Lake for some time past, has abandoned the pastorate and
left Monday for Leadville, Colo., which city he will make his future home.
Mrs. Dan Nystrom returned Monday from Adrian, where she spent Sunday at
the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. C.C. Nelson.
The little son of A.E. Little, born last Saturday, died Sunday morning
and was laid to rest Monday in the Worthington cemetery.
Mrs. Grim, of Sioux City, arrived here Wednesday and has accepted a
position as housekeeper for O. Oberman, who resides south of the city.
Mrs. A. Bedient and two daughters, Lottie and Rubie, left Wednesday for
Sioux Falls, where they will visit for about a week with Mrs. Bedient's
sister, Mrs. J.C. O'Brien.
In the Org department of the paper this week appears the death notice of
August Lemke, an old pioneer of Nobles county, who died at his home in that
The eleven months old child of D. Cramer of this city died Wednesday.
Interment was made in the Worthington cemetery. Rev. Babcock, of the First
Methodist church of Rushmore, preached the funeral sermon because of the
illness of the local pastor, Rev. Frederickson.
Thursday, November 9, 1911
Mrs. John Maher, of this city, while ironing with a gasoline iron on
Tuesday of this week sustained severe burns on the face and arms, as a
result of the iron exploding. The iron began leaking while Mrs. Maher was
finishing up the week's ironing, and she endeavored to carry it out of the
house, which resulted in her being seriously burned on the face and arms.
Medical attention was immediately called, and at the present time she is
doing nicely. It is hoped that the scars from the burns will not be
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Mrs. Clifford Hurlbert returned Tuesday from Ottawa, Minn., where she had
been visiting for several weeks with her parents.
Mrs. John Sullivan and daughter, Miss Alice, returned Friday from
Brewster, where they visited at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Pat McCall.
Miss Carrie Koser, of Sibley, arrived Monday for a visit of several days
with her cousins, Miss Clara Haack and Mrs. Henry Rasmussen.
Mrs. S.J. Oakleaf left on Tuesday of this week for Avoca, Minn., where
she will visit for two weeks at the home of her parents and with friends.
Victor Strom returned Thursday morning last from Chicago, where he
accompanied his mother on her journey to Sweden, where she will visit for
Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Cowing, of Jackson, who have been visiting for several
days here, at the home of their daughter, Mrs. A.R. Albertus, departed for
Virgil Fellows, of Minot, N.D., arrived here Tuesday morning and will
vist in this city for a week with his family, and old friends. Mr. Fellows
is employed on the railroad out of Minot.
Chas. Loveless, who has been ill for some time past in a hospital at
Minneapolis, returned home Wednesday. He has been well for the past week,
and has been visiting at the home of his aunt, Mrs. Emerson, in that city.
Miss Mary Fitch arrived from Edgemont, S.D., at which place she has been
for a number of months past residing on a claim. She will spend the winter
in Worthington at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Fitch.
G.W. Patterson, Esq., left Monday for Norfolk, Neb., where he will
transact business for several days, and visit with friends.
Miss Maude Christie, who has been employed in this city for some time
past, left Thursday morning of this week for Austin, Minn., where she will
attend business college.
Miss Kathrine Bisanz left Monday for Minneapolis, at which place her
relatives now reside, and where she will visit during her vacation from her
school-teaching duties, for two weeks.
Henry Martin, of Charter Oak, Ia., arrived Tuesday of this week and will
spend the winter at the home of his sister, Mrs. M.F. Voak, who resides west
of this city on the Foelschow farm.
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Hogan, formerly of Worthington, but now of St. Paul,
are the happy parents of a baby girl, born Wednesday, November 1st. Both the
mother and child are doing well.
Peter McConnell and daughter, Miss Mary, of Darington, Wis., Mr. and Mrs.
Wm. McConnell, of Cherokee, Ia., and Miss Jane McConnell, of Selberg, Wis.,
arrived here the latter part of last week to be in attendance at the funeral
of Joseph McConnell who was buried from the Catholic church in this city,
Clerk of the court, Martin, issued a marriage license this week to
William B. Brant and Adela M. Wolf.
Mrs. L.M. Herbert left the first of the week for Traer, Ia., where she
will visit for a few days with her parents and old friends.
Nobles County Democrat: On Thursday, October 26, at Grover, Colo.,
occurred the marriage of Mr. Charles Slade, of Gladstone, Mich., brother of
George Slade, of Adrian, and Mrs. C.B. Swanman, of Grover, Colo. Both
contracting parties were formerly Adrian residents, having lived here and
been in business several years. After the ceremony they left Colorado by way
of Omaha and the twin cities for their home in Michigan, where Mr. Slade has
a good position in the railroad office in Gladstone. Their many Adrian
friends join the Democrat in best wishes.
Mrs. C.B. Ward returned Tuesday from Sioux Falls where she visited for a
few days with her sister-in-law, Mrs. Anderson.
Mrs. Belinda Soberg, of Spring Grove, Wis., arrived here the first of the
week and will spend the winter with her aunt, Mrs. C.B. Ward.
Mrs. C. Allen left Wednesday for Sioux Falls, where she will visit at the
home of her son, Edward until Friday of this week when she will be met at
Sioux Falls her husband, and Mr. and Mrs. Allen will then go to Aberdeen,
where they will visit for about five weeks at the home of their son, George.
Word was received here on Tuesday of this week by A.J. Woodford of the
death of his mother, Mrs. H.D. Woodford, formerly of Worthington, who has
been visiting for some time past in the southwest and also at her former
home in Auburn, N.Y. Mrs. Woodford suffered a paralytic stroke on Tuesday of
this week and died as a result. She had been ill for some time past, but her
death will come as a surprise, and her many friends here join the relatives
in their bereavement.
Mrs. A.M. Anderson arrived here Monday of this week for a visit of
several days at the home of her sister, Mrs. James Suddaby.
The return of a former Worthington party brings the news that Miss Tillie
Larson, formerly of this city, was wed on Oct. 13th, to John Dauks, who owns
a ranch at Chadron, S.D.
Thursday, November 16, 1911
REPORT OF BIRTHS
BORN -- To Mr. and Mrs. William Hoy, Tuesday, Nov. 14th, boy and girl --
BORN -- To Mr. and Mrs. Otis Hankins, Nov. 14th, a boy.
BORN -- To Mr. and Mrs. V. Helms, Nov. 10, a girl.
BORN -- To Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Steinman, Nov. 12th, a girl.
BORN -- To Mr. and Mrs. Carl Klever, Nov. 15th, a boy.
How is that for a Nobles county crop?
DEATH SUMMONS AGED RESIDENT
William L. Sowels Passed Away at the City Hospital Tuesday A.M.
DEATH FOLLOWED OPERATION
Was Active Salvation Army Worker in this City for Many Years.
William Sowles, an old soldier, died at the City hospital, pending a
surgical operation, on Tuesday, November 14th. Mr. Sowles had been ill for
some time and was afflicted with a disease which compelled an operation at
this last stage of his life, he being at the time of his death about 82
years of age.
William Lorenzo Sowles was born in Grand Isle, Vermont, April, 1829. He
came to Illinois at the age of 21 years, and enlisted in Co. F, 58th
Regiment, December, 1861, at Plato, Illinois. He belonged to a company of
supporting artillery, and was injured by a shell and discharged on account
of disability in September, 1862.
He was married in 1856 to Miss Caroline Gage. They removed to Iowa in
1865, and changed their residence from that place to Minnesota in 1872 when
he took a homestead in Seward township. He moved to Worthington in 1892. The
deceased was a pioneer of Nobles county, and was a member of the Methodist
church and of the Salvation Army. He carried a flag for six years while the
organization was maintained in Worthington. Mr. Sowles was a Christian all
his life, and was beloved by all who knew him. Besides his many friends in
this community who mourn his loss, he leaves his wife and seven children to
mourn his demise. The children are as follows: Mrs. Alice Vail, Sanger,
N.D., Charles Sowles, of Worthington, Mrs. J.T. Davis, Minneapolis, John
Sowles, Worthington, George Sowles, Worthington, William Sowles, Manto,
S.D., and Ira Sowles, Worthington.
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Mrs. M. Donovan, of Slayton, is visiting her son, John, and family.
D.C. May, of Lake Park, was in Worthington the first of the week,
visiting his nephew, J.A. Snyder, and assisting in arranging the store after
James Isom left last Friday for Chicago, where he was offered a position
with the Union News Company, as manager of a lunch counter at Joliet. It is
also probably that he will continue in the employ of the Shaver News
Company, and will be stationed at Wilson Creek, Washington.
J.H. Schuck departed this morning, for his old home at La Port, Ia.,
where he will visit with friends.
Mr. and Mrs. W.C. Taylor and family, of Minneapolis, came Wednesday
afternoon for a short visit with the gentleman's parents, Mr. and Mrs. T.L.
Saturday was 11-11-11, last year one day before it was 10-10-10, next
year one day later it will be 12-12-12, but these triple dates of the same
number will not occur again for 100 years. Last Saturday was the 11th day of
the 11th year of the 11th century. The next time these figures may be
written in November, 2011, but probable a very, very few of us will live to
Mrs. Nick Weber, of Slayton, arrived Wednesday for a few days visit with
her niece, Mrs. Eugene Carrier.
Hugh Berry, of Everett, Wash., formerly a resident of this place, is
dead. The Globe is unable to learn particulars.
J. Kain, of Grand Prairie, Minn., formerly of Worthington, arrived
Wednesday for a visit of a few days with relatives and friends.
Henry Roettger, of Stillwater, Minn., arrived Wednesday afternoon for a
month's visit with his daughter, Mrs. C.W. Guse.
Mrs. O.F. Seely and little daughter returned Wednesday afternoon from
Westbrook, where they have been visiting relatives and friends.
Thursday, November 23, 1911
DEATH OF GEORGE DOW
Mr. George Dow passed away at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Frank
Graves, last Friday morning, at the age of seventy-six years, after a
lingering illness of several weeks. Mr. Dow was a pioneer of Nobles county,
passing through all the hardships of a new country. A number of years ago,
having sold his farm in Ransom, he moved to Worthington with his family,
living there until the death of his wife, about six years ago, when he came
to live with his daughter, Mrs. F. Graves. Mr. Dow was a kind-hearted
Christian man and an exemplary citizen, and leaves to mourn his loss besides
his daughter, Mrs. Graves, Mrs. R.H. Belknap, of Alexander, Minn., Mrs. F.
Hubbard, of Carthage, Missouri, Mrs. Crandell of Oklahoma, Gertrude of
Worthington and son Frank of Sioux City. Services were held at the home
Sunday morning and interment at Worthington cemetery, beside his wife. The
family have the sympathy of the entire community.
A QUIET WEDDING
Friday afternoon, at 1:30 o'clock, the marriage of Mr. Andrew Messer, of
Minneapolis, and Miss Rachael Winegarden, of Ilaska [Itasca?], Minn., took place in
the Probate Court chamber of the County Capitol, Judge Charles M. Cory,
tying the knot that made the happy couple one. The groom has been the
accommodating night clerk at the Hotel Worthington for the past two months,
and the bride has been a waitress at the same house. The newly weds departed
on the afternoon train for Minneapolis where they will make their future
home. Their friends will extend hearty congratulations.
DEATH AFTER A SHORT ILLNESS
Mrs. Matilda Clark Passes Away After a Short Illness at Raymond
Mrs. Matilda Clark, after an illness of only a week, passed away early
Monday morning at the home of Mr. and Mrs. David Bergstresser, at Raymond,
Mrs. Clark was born in Pennsylvania, near Pittsburg, about 63 years ago.
When about 22 years of age she was married to Mr. Clark. They took up a
homestead in Nobles county in 1879, where they resided until Mr. Clark's
health failed, and then they moved to Worthington. Mrs. Clark was left alone
without a helpmate. She continued to make this city her home until her
Mrs. Clark joined the Methodist church in hear early girlhood days and
remained in that faith, being a member of the Methodist church here during
the last twelve years.
About five weeks ago she went to Raymond to visit with Mr. and Mrs. David
Bergstresser, formerly residents of Worthington. She had written several
friends here that she expected to return soon and spend the winter in the
city she so dearly loved. About a week ago she had a general collapse that
terminated in her death.
The deceased was of a very retiring disposition, therefore was little
known among the general public, but among her near neighbors and friends she
was greatly loved.
Her remains were brought to Worthington Tuesday forenoon. The funeral
services were conducted from the Methodist church at two o'clock by the
pastor, Rev. Frederickson. Interment was made in the Worthington cemetery.
Born -- To Mr. and Mrs. George King, Monday morning, a baby girl.
Marriage licenses were issued this week to Andrew Messer and Rachael
Winegarden, and Oscar Howard and Hilda Paplon.
Miss Gladys Taylor, who has been visiting her grand-parents, Mr. and Mrs.
T.L. Taylor, departed for her home in Minneapolis this morning.
Very impressive funeral services were conducted at the First M.E. church
Sunday afternoon for William L. Sowles, and the funeral was attended by a
large number of his relatives and friends.
Clarence Potter, who left here some time ago for Drinkwater, Can.,
returned Wednesday, and will visit his parents and friends here until
spring. Clarence has taken up a claim about 125 miles from Drinkwater. He
says the weather there was fair when he left, the thermometer registering
about 26 below.
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Mrs. C.G. Yelland, of Mason City, Ia., is visiting her uncle, H.B.
Richardson, and family.
Mrs. F.A. Tripp, of EauClaire, Minn., came Monday for a visit with her
parents, Mr. and Mrs. R.H. Patterson.
John O. Dirkson, of Hampden, Ia., was in the city Tuesday, enroute to
Rushmore to visit with his father-in-law, A.E. Luebe.
Mr. and Mrs. Lynch and Mrs. Merrill, of Adrian, were in the city on
Tuesday, in attendance at the funeral of Mrs. Clark.
Mrs. Alex Walker, of Magnolia, was in Worthington the first of the week
and visited at the home of her father, C.W.W. Dow.
Lawrence Clark, who is in the real estate business in Mankato, spent a
few days the first of the week with his mother and sisters.
I.S. Pierce is the manager of the depot lunch counter. He comes from
Appleton, Wis., and is an experienced manager of lunch rooms.
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Parker, of Kansas City, arrived Thursday and will
make Worthington their future home. The gentleman is a grandson of Peter
Mr. and Mrs. A.J. Fauskee moved in their home on Second avenue Tuesday,
which was partially destroyed by fire about two months ago.
James Isom departed for his new home in Joliet the first of the week. His
household goods went Monday. He will be a salesman for a packing house.
B. Bump, of Sterling, Colo., was in Worthington, Thursday, enroute to
Egan, S. Dak.
Mrs. Ellen Shull and little son departed for Minneapolis, Friday morning,
where they will make the lady's mother a week's visit.
A.L. Sproup and Thomas Canty, of Emmetsberg, were in the city Friday
looking at land around Worthington. They autoed to Fulda in the afternoon.
Clayton Vail left Wednesday for Renwick, Minn., where he has accepted a
position as clerk in a general store.
Wanted -- A furnished room, by an old lady with electric lights.
Wanted -- A room by a young gentleman with both kinds of gas.
Wanted -- A room by a young gentleman with double doors.
Wanted -- A man to take care of horses who can speak German.
Wanted -- Saleslady in corsets and underflannels.
Wanted -- Ladies to sew buttons on the second story of Smith and Brown
Wanted -- A dog by a little boy with pointed ears.
Wanted -- A nice young man to run a pool room out of town.
Wanted -- A boy who can open oysters with a reference.
Wanted -- Experienced nurse for bottled baby.
Wanted -- An organist and boy to blow the same.
Wanted -- A boy to be partly inside and partly outside of counter.
Wanted -- A room for two young gentlemen about 30 feet long and 20 feet
Wanted -- By respectable girl, her passage to New York, willing to take
care of a child and a salor.
Wanted -- A room by young lady about 16 feet square.
Wanted -- A cow by an old lady with crumpled horns.
For Sale -- A farm by an old gentleman with outbuildings.
For Sale -- A nice mattress by an old lady full of feathers.
For Sale -- A piano with mahogany legs who is going abroad in a strong
For Sale -- A nice large dog, will eat anything; very fond of children.
For Sale -- A cottage by a gentleman with a bay window.
For Sale -- A parlor suite by an old lady stuffed with hair.
Lost -- A green lady's leather pocketbook.
Thursday, November 30, 1911
MRS. LITTLE DIES ON SUNDAY
Obituary Notice of Mrs. Frances E. Little, Who Died in Hospital At Sioux
The funeral of Mrs. Frances E. Little took place at two o'clock Sunday
afternoon from her late home, three miles southeast of Tolono. The services
were conducted by Rev. W.W. Wilson, pastor of the Presbyterian church, and a
large number of sorrowing friends were in attendance. At the conclusion of
the services the remains were tenderly laid to rest on the family lot in Ash
Grove cemetery. Among the relatives in attendance at the funeral were:
E.P. Little and family, Champaign; Mrs. M.E. Lawton, Worthington,
Minnesota; Mrs. Addie Blair, Marseilles, Illinois; Mrs. C.W. Forrest,
Norwalk, Connecticut; L.A. Little and family, Tolono; William Schwartz and
wife, South Bend, Indiana.
Frances Elizabeth Basford, was born February 25, 1831, in the town of
Waterbury, Va. When two years old, she with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Horace
Basford, moved to New York state and two years later to the state of
Michigan. When she was eight years old they moved to Illinois, which state
had been her home eve since, she having lived in several localities. At the
age of ten she was converted and joined the Methodist Episcopal church in
the city of Rockford. Afterward she and her parents moved to LaSalle county.
At the age of 20, in the year 1850, she was married to Mr. John Little at
Lowell, Ill. In 1857 she joined the Congregation church at Tonica, Ill.,
being one of the charter members of that church. Nine children were born to
her and her husband; four died in infancy and five are living. Those living
are: Mrs. Addie A. Blair of Marseilles, Illinois; Mr. Egbert P. Little, of
Champaign; Mr. Leslie A. Little, of Tolono, Illinois; Mrs. Luella Lawton, of
Worthington, Minnesota; and Mrs. Charles W. DeForrest, of Norwalk,
Connecticut. She is also survived by seventeen grandchildren and seven
In the fall of 1868 they moved to Tolono which place had been her home
ever since. At Tolono she united with the Presbyterian church and ever after
remained a faithful and loyal member. Her husband died April 8, 1899. Since
that time she has kept her home here in Tolono, but has lived most of the
time with her children until her death, which occurred in St. Joseph
hospital, Sioux City, Ia., following a very serious operation. She passed
away at eight o'clock the morning of November 9, 1911, aged eighty years,
eight months and fourteen days.
Her daughter, Mrs. Luella Lawton, of Worthington, and her son, E.P.
Little, of Champaign, Ill., were with her until the last.
DEATH AFTER SHORT ILLNESS
Pioneer Business Man of Brewster Passes Away Saturday After Illness of
Peter Geyerman, one of the most prominent business men of Brewster, and
well known in this county, died at his home in Brewster, Saturday, as the
result of pneumonia. He had been ill for over two weeks.
The deceased was born in Germany, December 13, 1825. A son of Henry
Geyerman and Christina Geyerman. His father was a weaver and a veteran of
Napoleon. With his mother he came to America, July 7, 1851, and located at
Milwaukee, where he stayed only a few weeks. For a short time he worked for
the Michigan Central railway, in Indiana, and there secured a position
chopping wood near Aurora, Illinois. He saved enough money to buy a tract of
timber land in 1853, and during the next two years was in the mercantile
business in Aurora. His mother died in 1854, and he came to Minnesota
territory and took a pre-emtion claim in Carver county. Two years later he
sold out and moved to Shakopee, where for twenty-five years he was in the
mercantile business. He was married there to Amelia Berreau, who passed away
several years ago. Three sons survive him. Rudolph and Edward, who were
interested with their father in the firm, which is known as P. Geyerman &
Sons, for several years at Brewster. Dr.. P.S. Geyerman, formerly of this
city, but now of Hot Springs, S. Dak., visited his father before death.
The funeral was held in the Presbyterian church at Brewster at two p.m.
and the remains laid to rest in the Brewster cemetery. The floral offerings
by the business men of Brewster, friends and relatives, were profuse and
very beautiful. The business men of Brewster recognized the deceased by one
of the most beautiful floral offerings that ever graced the casket of any
deceased dignitary, that the editor of this paper has ever seen.
In his death, Brewster lost a splendid citizen, beloved by all, a living
illustration of what great energy and ability can accomplish, and all
humanity a friend.
LARGE ALIMONY GRANTED
Divorce Granted. -- Mrs. I. Kirkham Receives $2,665 as Alimony
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Others mentioned in article:
James P. Kirkham, 67 years old;
Isabel Kirkham, 48 years old.
[Children are: James, Leon, Esther]
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W.A. Manska went to Storm Lake, Saturday and visited briefly with
relatives and friends.
Harry Arkell, who has been at Moose Jaw, Can., visiting his brother,
Jack, returned to Worthington the latter part of last week.
Anton C. Baas and Elizabeth Koning, both of Wilmont, this county,
received a license to wed from Clerk of Court Martin, last Thursday.
Chas. O. Strout, who was employed in this city in the capacity of barber
at the Anthony shop prior to its burning, was married last Monday by the
Rev. Father Sherman of this city, at the Catholic church, to Rosella A.
Hand, one of Bigelow's highly respected young ladies.
A marriage license was issued to Hero T. Gerdes to wed Jennie DeGuise,
Miss Esther Noren, who has been visiting her brothers at Kindersley,
Sask., Can., arrived in this city last Thursday.
Mrs. C. Ketchum, of Seattle, Wash., arrived Friday for a visit at the
home of her brother, F.A. Torrance.
Mr. and Mrs. G.R. Lawrence departed yesterday afternoon for Wall Lake,
where they will spend Thanksgiving with the latter's parents.
Miss Mollie Simpson, of Aberdeen, S.D., is the guest of her sister, Mrs.
Mrs. J.T. Davis, of Minneapolis, is visiting her brother, Charles Sowles,
in this city.
Mrs. Stanley Moore attended the funeral of Mr. Geyerman, at Brewster,
Tuesday. Mrs. Moore is a relative of the deceased.
Robert W. Lord, of Sioux Falls, and Miss Janette Goodsmensen, of this
county, were united in marriage by Judge C.M. Cory yesterday afternoon at
the court house.
Conductor Denham, of the Worthington-Jasper branch, wife and baby, are
visiting the former's parents at Decatur, Illinois. Brakeman Frank Logan, of
Lake Park, is acting as conductor.
Mr. and Mrs. Howard and family, of Marathon, Ia., attended the marriage
of their son, Oscar, to Miss Paplon, of near Wilmont, last sd. They spent
Friday and Saturday with Mr. and Mrs. Charles McCaskie.