Clipped From The Inter Ocean
ILLINOIS MAN GETS PRIZE. Flaeat Cop Kver Gtvea at Fair Wo a by JC. H. Gardner. Special Dispatch to Tha Inter Ocean. IOWA FALLS. Iowa, Nov. 2.--The finest prise cup ever awarded at a Western fair goes to an Illinois stock raiser, C. H. Gardner of Blandinsville, and Is swarded by the management of the state fair of Iowa. The cup has Just been received and will be forwarded to Mr. Gardner thla week aa th winning exhibitor of the best beef herd at the Iowa state fair, held in September. He exhibited a herd of Angus cattle. The cup Is very valuable one, being twenty inches high, of silver, gold-lined, and very handsomely engraved and suitably Inscribed, the base being of ebony.