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MONDAY, NOV. 13, 1939. .[JJffi DAILY NEWS- MICHIGAN. ^^^^ Want Ads Pack A Wallop That Jars Loose An Avalance Of Results! Phone 21 PHONE 21 FOR AN AD-TAKER LUDINGTON DAILY NEWS Daily rate per line for consecutive insertions: Charge Cash Three days, 3 lines $ .81 I .72 One day, 3 lines 36 .30 Advertising ordered for irrcgtilar Insertions takes the one time insertion rate; no nd taken for l*Ss than basis ot tliroe lines. Count six average words to the line. Charge .ids will be received by telephone, and if paid at The Daily News Office within six days from the first insertion «ash rate will be allowed. Ads ordered for three or six days and sfopprd before expiration will be charged only for the number of times tin- ad appeared and the adjustment made at the rate earned. Publishers reserve the right to edit or reject any. Classified advertising copy. Rate per line for white space is the I same as & i'lo of copy. Announcements Flowers and Mourning Goods 4 DAVENPORT AND CHAIR—Chest rt drawers, dining room table, library table, buffet, sewing machine, 100 )b. ice box, 4-bumer gas stove, Sp-jcd Queen washer like new, B ft. step ladder, also other articles for sale. All in good condition. Inq. 602 Seventh St. DID YOU KNOW—That you can get a new DEXTER WASHER for as low as $39.50? Let us explain their fine features. \V. E. READER & CO., in CUSTER. DUO-THERM HKATERS—Have a bril- iant lasting beauty. Enameled cabinets are easy to clean H. Smedberg & Son, Custcr. SAVE ON FUEL BILLS—The Estate Oil Hcatrola with its super-efficient, double chamber bowl turner and exclusive IntiMisi-Firc Duct, ucts the most out of less luel. Sec them at W E. READER & CO. in CUSTER. TSED RECONDITIONED WASHERS— Speed Queen, Maytag, Norge, Ward- way, Easy, $17.50 and up. Grotemat's Wife Saving Station. Farm Equipment 61 CUT FLOWERS—And funeral work. Tel. G72. Frank Nordinc, 810 E. Ludlngton L Ave. Personals 7 OLD AND oTfSAHLED HORSES—Want- rd. "Hank? 1 Pclawskl. Excel la Mink Kami. Pholie 23-F-3. Route 2, l.udlng- tou. NOTICE—Will persons who have bor- inwi'il dishes from First Methodist church, p.'casc return them to church, nr call Mrs. lower. Phone 853. Strayed, Lost, Found 10 I OI'ND— mark & (,-ui male hound, across llamlin lake. Owner may have same liy falliiiu & paying for ad. Oliver Ui-.uinc, K. 5. PUMPS-WATtR SYSTEMS-HAY TOOLS-DOOR HANGERS H. SMEDBERfJ A SON- CUSTEK. Specials at the Stores HUNTERS ATTENTION! Bright Turkey Red Fast Color Material In Our Famous RONDO yd. hl'KCIAI,—Uuy one can NU-ENAlVtEL Spar Varnish—get second, same si/Lean, FRKE. Grotemafs Wife Saving Station. Wanted—To Buy GO NOTICE—We pay the highest prices for beans. BRODY BROS. Tel. 510. TliNABLE PIANO—Wanted as a gift or for low price for use in basement of First Methodist church. Phone 431. Eeal Estate for Rent Apartments and Fiats 74 I oi'ND—Sptcklcd white & brown huntim: doi;, .ihont a week ago. Resembles Inv hound. Owner can have by pay- iiiK for ad and keep. Beebe's Station, : Saulilf, Michigan. | STHAYKI) INTO MY PASTURE—3 young j ImrscN, 2 greys, l sorrell. Owner may j li;ivi- same by paying for this ad and •, ki-i-p. Ed. Sltilvy. I'entwatrr, R. 1. '-. I mi. W. of Buck's school. " ! I Ml OF i j TON—Chain falls lost Thurs- i clay iinon at Cor. Robert and Fitch Sts. Call 956, City Barn. I" URN. HEATED APT.—Close 111. Also warm bedroom, 1st floor. Inq. 309 N. James St. Tel. 504-M. Private entrance. 424 S. JAMES—For rent, 3-room furnished apartment with bath. Tel. 105U. 502 E. DANAHER—Unfurnished, downstairs apartment for mil, also garage. In(). same address. Houses for Kent 77 PENNEY'S sand Forty-one and 49-100 ($1,041.49) Dollars, and statuory attorney lee, nnd no suit or proceedings at law having been Instituted to recover the moneys secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof; Notice Is hereby given, that by virtue of the- power of sale contained In said mortgage, and the Htatute In such case made and provided, on Wednesday, the tenth (10th I day ot January. A. D. 1940, at ton o'clock In the forenoon, the un- derslgned. by the sheriff of Mason County, Michigan, will, at the north front door of the courthouse building In the C'lty of Ludlngton. Michigan, that being the place where the Circuit Court for the County of Mason Is held, sell at public auction to the highest blddi r the following premises described in said mortgage, or BO much thereof as may be necessary to pay the amount so as afoiv.sald due on said mortgage, with unveil percent Interest, and all legal costs, together with /said attorney fee, to-wit: The North Twenty (20) Feet, Five (5) Inches of the South Forty (40) fuel U'M (10) inches 01 Uie Norm ElKtity-four (84) feet of Lots Six (0) nnd Si-ven (7) In Block Thirty-five (35) of the original plat of the Village now City of lAitllngton, County of Mason, State of Michigan. O. C. ZOOK, FHANK WARDEN and E. J. THOMPSON, Trustees of the Segregated Assets of the Ludlngton State Bank, Assignees of said mortgage. PETER R. VON SPRECKEN, Attorney for Assignees, Ludlngton. Mich. Oct. 9, Iti. 23, 30, Nov. G, la, 20, 27, Dsc. 4. 11. 18, 20. POPEYE Registered U, S. Patent Office MODERN HOUSES FOR RENT—At 5UC I ¥ „„ "'I? 11 '-./' 1 .' ' H , ' N. William, L'Ufi N. William, 203 N. Rob- In Iht ' ( J ir "' lt I9 llr fl tor ] fit, 703 N. Rath. Olmstead & Newberg. " r M" so » '» thanci Phone 22 or 7!I2 evenings. Automotive Real Estate for Sale Garages—Autos for Hire 14 , Brokers in lleal Estate R liARAOE AT 210 S. JAMES ST.—Service on all car*. Guaranteed work. Ray GunberE & llenr>' Ocnla. Mechanics. FOR BARGAINS—In city, farm and resort property see Home Realty Co Room S, Nafl Bank Bldg. Repairing—Service Stations 16 ; KIR REAL ESTATE BARGAINS—city 1 homes, lots or farms. Sec A. T. Bcn- ACKTYI.KNK WEI.U1NO—By expert methods that stand the test of time, ll^lka Gnragf. 1102 S. Madison. Business Service Business Services Offered 18 FINK WATCH REPAIRING — Genuine material, expert workmanship, reason- i able prlcts. no Job too large or too ! small. Hamilton's. 225 S. James St. rXRMERfi ATTENTION—Dead stock removal. Phone collect. Prompt service. MUSKFGON RENDERING CO. Tel. firnttvlllc, 129-F-ll. 1M.KKSHIRK BOAR—For service. Lero.v Stirrlry. 2 mi. W., !4 ml. N. Victory Townhall. son, Nafl Bank Bldg. Farms and Land for Sale 83 NICE 10 ACRE /"ARM—For sale, 3 mi. E. of (aldington on US-10, has house and .barn. Call at 405 S. Madison or ' phone 181-M. Buildings for Sale 844 Cleaning, Dyeing, Renovating 20 MEN'S SUITS—Dry cleaned and pressed; plain clrcssi-s, 5flc, I.udington Dry Cleaners, James and Foster Sts. Repairing and Refinishing 29 BUSINESS BUU.DINGS—For sale. 1 STATE OF MICHIGAN The County ncery John Carroll, Plaintiff. VB. Jcanettn Carroll. Defendant. Suit pending In the Circuit Court for the County of Mason, In chancery, in the City of Ludlngton In said county. In this cause It appearing from the affidavit on flli; that It cannot be ar,- certalued In what State or County the defendant rrsldfs. On motion of Eugene Chrlstman, attorney for the plaintiff, it is ordered that the said defendant cause her ap- | pcarance to be entered in this cause i within three months from the date of, ; this order; and In case of her appear- I nncp'thaf she'oause'her answer to the plaintiffs Bill of Complaint to be filed nnd a copy thereof be served on Bald attorney for Plaintiff within fifteen days after service on said defendant of a copy of said Bill and notice of this order; and that in default hereof Bald 13111 be taken as confessed by said defendant. And it is further ordered, that within forty days the plaintiff cause a notice THEV WANNAYOKAY HOW SEE vou. ARE YOU SURE THEV WANT ME.F THE POPEVE? s-W' K1KJG. AIN'TGHA JUS'A MtKlNlT IHERE8V ABDICATE CLAPTRAP SEND OUT THE KIK1G' BLONDIE Registered U. S. Patent Office MV FATHER JUST BROUGHT ME HOME A SWELL NEW AIRPLANE HOLOTHE LINE JUST A SECOND GEE, I'D LIKE TO SEE IT , 'X * ^^—T.JI'""M 11- Tv^yiX ' •"•''~ *v s "V ""^ >,'** 'V,' \s#< FELIX THE CAT —MIGHT A<=> "WELL HEAD FOR. V10ME--- rMNT" IN THESE" PARTS // IflAvT I'M TRAPPED •" A true copy: MYRTLE MATSON, Register of Probate. Nov. 13, 20,.27. equipped as pool hall, other as res- ? f , tnls order to b ? Published In The taurant. Will take small house,' cen- ! I'"dinRton D *lly News, a. newspaper trally located as part navment Sen i Pr'»tcd, published nnd circulated In the l.oulc Ellasohn. ' ! «ald county, and that such publication .J I be continued therein' at least once In Ludington state Bahli /Trust Department) HATCH KEI'AlltINC: — And complete line of jewelry at must reasonable prli-rs. .1. II. Chlnnery, Scottville. Employment ^^XV^^^^x^vxW*^^*-**^^" help Wanted—Female 32 I M'F.ICIKNCKI) (;iltl—Wanted for Rrn- rnil housework and cooking. I'hone II.VJ. WANTED—Woman over 20 to help with gi'nu-al housework, care of child. Must lie able to do plain cooking. Inq. 2(1-1 W. Court St., Tel. 1102. Help Wanted—Male 33 STEADV WORK—OOOI) PAY HEI.IAItI.E MAN WANTED—call on farmers. No experience or capital re- Miiircd. Make up to $12 a day. Write MK. KAItV, llux 192, Hay City, Mich. JLiyestock Poultry and Supplies^ 49 WIITI E I.ECiliOKN—I'nllets, for sale. We have loo pullets ready to lay. priced reasonable. Archer's Hatchery, Hart. i each week for six weeks in succession, |or that he cause a. true copy of this I order to be served on said defendant either personally, or by registered mall with return receipt, at least twenty days before the time above prescribed for her appearance. Datrd at Ludlngton, Michigan, this 14th day of September. A. D. 1939. PETER R. VON SPRECKEN. Circuit Court Commissioner In and for Mason County, Michigan. EUGENE CHRISTMAN, Attorney for Plaintiff, Business Address: Ludlngton. Michigan. STATE OP MICHIGAN ) i )ss. ! County of Mason ) . I, Peter R. VonSpreckcn, Circuit Court Commissioner In and for Mason MODEL A FOItn TRACTOR—Will swap ' c °»nty, Michigan, do hereby certify for anything I can use. Amber Rep-iir ' tnat tnp foregoing Is a true nnd correct Shop. Tel. Scottville 12U-K-2 p.". mi I c °Py °f an order for appearance on this W., \!. mi. S. ot Scottville. " ' date fllocl ln tnc ubove entitled cause. 1 Dated: September 14, 1939. SWAP COLUMN Ads accepted for this colunn will be published two times toj 25 cents. Each ad must bear name and address of advertiser. They must bo accompanied by cash or stamps. Ads must bu brought or mailed to The Neu.-, none taken by telephone. If ads Involve exchange of labor for commodities, or vice versa, they will be run free of charge. 100 BU. APPLES—Wageners, Ilaldwins, Jonathans, Spys, will swap for corn, , wheat, little pigs, baled straw or what (SEAL) PETER R. VON SPRECKEN, Circuit Court Commissioner. have you. Bring containers. Chas. Coii- i-nil. '(. mi. N. Stiles Corner. I'hone 14-F-2. LEGAL NOTICES 3K1) ANNUAL ACCOUNT STATK OF MICHIGAN, I lie Probate Court for the C of Mason. Count)! At a session of said Court, held at tho Probate Office In the City of Ludliiijton Uay Of Octo " of'prob" tc H °"' ' Juc| t'o Merchandise v-^-«~kxxxv^v^ x ^ — r»> - »-sxv^s^- Articles for, Sale 51 UKKll KIR.K—30-31), nearly new, for sale. Cabin Town Garafee. 10 Mi. S. l.iidinglon. OII SALIC—A number of gasoline cn- Kins washers, also heating stoves. Lawrence MaUix, Scottville. Fuel, Feed, Fertilizers 56 I>HY HARDWOOD—|,- O r sale, 2 cords $5, kindling 512 a cord; also Gravity dump box. W. A. Genson. Phone 343-J. 90? N. Kmily St. PltATT AND DOMINO FEEDS— At rcaR- s - Bctnl<e Fced Barn - Tcl - In the Matt.-r of the Estatd of Warre n A. Cartler, deceased. Morgan E. (Jartler, having flletl In ' lClIrthiH 3rd account us Ari,, s Administrator w.w.a.d.b.n. of said estate nnd his petition praying for the allowance thereof, It Is Ordered, That the 27th day of November A. D. 1939, at ten o'clock in i f . ore " oon . ll ' said Probate Office, bo and is hereby appointed for examining end allowing said account; It IB Further Ordered, That public notice thereof be given by publication ol a copy of this, order, for three BUC- cesslve weeks previous to said day of hearing. In The Ludington Daily News n newspaper printed and circulated iii said county. OWEN J. QAVIQAN, A true copy: MYRTLE MATSON, Register of Probate Nov. 0, 13, 20. Judge of Probate. Good Things to Eat 57 I "VEIl HONEY_7c a 11). Also buck- wimit honey. Bring containers. A. U. villc"" 1 " 1 2 ""• s '> 2 '^ ml - E ' Scott - G1CT YOUK—winter supply of apples l?Nrln, Wy '«,"' StarkS - k' d & Goldcn I !nl? us> Wa B" e «. Spies, Winter Bananas and Baldwins. John M. A. "udingtol,! ml- N< Stllcs Corner ' B " 2 ' ^ R 'nr S V I ,T IjY -° f Ox > r ' lt>l reo * beaut ful Eiisy Waslim, now on ills play. H. Smedberg & sou, Custor. NOTICE OF MORTGAGE SALE Default having been im v do In the conditions of a certain mortgage made by Robert Peterson and Eltaibeth Peterson, his wife, who took title as Robert Peterson and. Elizabeth Peterson, his wife mortgagors, to Ludlngton State Bank mortgagee, dated October 20th 1925 nnd recorded in the office of the register ^of deeds for the county of Mason, State of Michigan, on October 23rd 1925 in Liber 59 of Mortgages on page 8s' which said mortgage was thereafter ori June 27, 1935 assigned by said Ludlng- ton State Bunk, mortgagee, to Trustees of the Segregated Assets of the Ludlng- ton State Bank, as assignees, said as- Oct. 9, 10, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13. PETITION TO CHANGE NAME STATE OF MICHIGAN, The Probate Court for the County of Mason. At a session of said court, held at the probate office, In the City of Ludington, In said county, on the 8th day of November A. D. 1939. Present: Hon. Owen J. Gavlgan, Judge of Probate. In the Matter of the change of namp of Stanley X. Zalcrwskl. Stanley X. Zalfwskl having filed in said court his petition praying that this Court, enter an order changlm? his name from Stanley X. Zalcwskl to Stanley X. Hesllpcn. It Is Ordered, That the 4th clay of neermber A. D. 1939, at ten o'clock in the forenoon, at said probate office, be nnd is hereby appointed for hearing said petition: It Is Further Ordered, That public notice thereof be yiven by publication of a copy of this order, for three successive weeks previous to said day of hearing, In The Ludlngton Dally News, a newspaper printed and circulated in said county. A true copy: OWEN J. OAVIOAN, Judge of Probate. MYRTLE MATSON, Register of Probate. Nov. 13, 20, 27. PETITION TO SELL REAL ESTATE STATE OF MICHIGAN, The Probate Court for the County of Mason. At a session of said Court, held at the Probate Offles in the City of Ludlngton In said County, on the 7th day of November A. D. 1939. Present, Hon. Owen J. Oavigan, Judge of Probats. In the Matter of the Estate of Mary E. Spauldlng, deceased. Wilfrid Hocking havlnm filed in said Court his petition, praying for license to sell the interest of said estate in certain real estate therein described, It Is Ordpred, That tho Oth day of December A. D. 1939, at ten o'clock in the forenoon, at said Probate Office, be and Is hereby appointed for hearing paid petition, and that all persons Interested In said estate appear before eald Court, at said time anfl place, to show cause why a license to sell the Interest of said estate in said real estate should not be granted; FINAL ADMINISTRATION ACCOUNT STATE OF MICHIGAN, The Prpbatc Court for the County, of Mason. At a session of said Court, held at the Probate Office in the City of Ludington in said County, on the 24th day of October A. D. 1939. Present, Hon. Owen J. Qavigan, Judge- of Probate. In the Matter of the Estate of Bertha Buntrock, Deceased. Ludlngton State Bank having filed in said Court Its final administration account, nnd its petition praying for the allowance thereof and for the assignment and distribution of the residue of said estate. It is Ordered, That the 21st day of November A. D. 1939, at ten o'clock in the forenoon, at said Probate Office, be and is hereby appointed for examining and allowing said account and hearing said petition; It Is Further Ordered, That public notice thereof be given by publication of a copy of this order, for three (successive weeks previous to said day of hearing, in The Ludington Daily News, a newspaper printed and circulated in snld County. OWEN J. GAVIGAN, Judge of Probate. A true copy: MYRTLE MATSON, Register of Probate. Oct. 30, Nov. 6, 13. Teachers Honored at Chicken Dinner FREESOIL..—Mr. and Mrs. .Frank Eddy and Mr. and Mrs. .John Brunke entertained Thursday evening, Nov. 9, at the Brunke home, with a three- course chicken dinner for the teachers of the Freesoil school. The table was lovely with Usowls of yellow chrysanthemums and yellow tapers. Present were Superintendent and Mrs. Orville Bailey and son, Maurice; Robert McManus, Mrs. Adolph Swanson, Mrs. Dorothy Fox and Mr. and Mrs. Eddy and Mr. and Mrs. Brunke and daughter, Dolores. D. D. Nelson, commercial instructor, was unable to be present. Mrs. Herman Wilson and Mrs. Howard Wing of South Ouster were afternoon visitors Wednesday. Nov. 8, at the Floyd Eddy home. Numerous Activities at Freesoil School THEY'LL DO IT EVERY TIME PETITION TO SELL KF./VL ESTATE STVl'E OF MICHIGAN, The Probate Court for the County of Mason. At a session of said Court, held at the Probate Office In the City of Ludlngton In said County, on the 2nd day of November A. D. 1939. Present, Hon. Owen J. Gavlgan, Judge of Probate. In the Mutter of the Kstate of Seth Vecder, deceased. Ludlngton State bank having filed in said Court Its petition, praying for license to sell the interest of said estate In certain real estate therein described. It Is Ord-.rcd, That the 29th day ot November A. D. 1939, at ten o'clock In the forenoon, at said Probate Office, be and Is hereby appointed for hearing Bald petition, and that all persons Interested In said estate appear before said Court, at said time and place, to show cause why a license to sell the interest of salt! estate In said real estate should not be granted; It Is Further Ordered, That public notice thereof be given by publication of n copy of this order, for three successive weeks previous to said day of hearing, In The Ludlngton Dally News, a newspaper printed and circulated In said County. OWEN J. GAVIQAN, Judge of Probate A true copy: MYRTLE MATSON. Register of Probate. Nov. 0, 13, 20. , j. »_ , ' -«•—-o"»*^W| ntviu twj~ a**wi*»\* uvu wo t*iui.tUEU, stgnment haying been recorded on Oc- It Is Further Ordered, That public no- tober 4, 1839 in the office of toe register tlce thereof be given bv publication of of deeds o"f the county of Mason, State of Michigan in Liber 04 of Mortgages on page 101, on which mortgage there is claimed to be clue at the date of this notice, for principal and interest, taxes said County! and Insurance premiums pijfid by said I assignee of, saia mortgage, /One Thou< a copy of this order, for three successive weeks previous to said day nt hearing, In The Ludlngton Dally "tws, n newspaper printed and circulated in OWEN J. QAVIOAN. Judge of Probate. PETITION FOR ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MICHIGAN, The Probate Court for the County of Mason. At a session of said Court, held at the Probat • Office In the City of Ludington in said County, on the 8th day of November A. D. 1939. Present: Hon. Owen J. Qavigan, Judge of Probate. In the Matter of the Estate of Helena M. Schneider, Deceased. Peter J. Schneider having filed in said court his petition praying that the administration of said estate be granted to Ludlngton State Bank or to some other suitable person, It is Ordered, That the 4th day of December A, D. 1939, at ten o'clock in the forenoon, at said probate office, be and 18" hereby appointed for hearing said petition; ' It Is Further Ordered,' That public notice thereof be given by publication oi a copy of this order, once each week for three successive weeks previous to said day of hearing, In The Ludlngton Dally News, a newspaper printed and circulated in said county. OWEN J. QAVIQAN, I Judge of Probate. A true copy: ,.|.MYRTLE MATSOJ*; Register of ProDtt^e. Oct. 13, 20. 27. > ''••'• FREESOIL.—Freesoil high school is fortunate this year in having among the faculty members of the Freesoil school, three musicians. Superintendent Orville Bailey is awaiting instruction books for a school band which he will lead. His musical talent, education and experience fits him for the work which will be both pleasant and profitable to both he and his pupils. Dorvin Nelson, himself a fine violinist, is teaching a class of violin pupils. Robert McManus, who renders beautiful piano music, is often invited to assist with programs. Mr. McManus had a class of piano pupils two years ago, but since that time has not had time to continue the work which he thoroughly enjoys. \ Glee club work has been discontinued for the past two years because of a crowded schedule, but was for a tim« an enjoyable feature of the school. With a violin class, band and a debating Home Economics as tures this year, there no lack of interest work. The basketball season will soon open with its activity and interest. The Home Economics classes have begun and considerable interest is being manifested in the work. The school paper, which will be artistically designed and .printed on gloss paper, will appear on Nov. 21. School activities are numerous for both teachers and pupils. Rev. J. H. Rayle and Mr. and Mrs. George Rayle and family attended the chicken supper at Fountain Thursday evening, Nov. 9- Mrs. Buell N Shelley spent Friday, Nov. 10, with Mrs. Alice Cole and Mrs. Celia Hagstrom. Warren Hener, Virginia Ole- nczak and Joan Pekarchik visited the Freesoll school Friday, Nov. 10,'-'ahd attended th.e IT BEATS ME IT'S LIKE vf £ DAME' WITH A NEW A TURKISH BATH IN ^ FUR IS TAKING NO HEPE. - BUT ALL THE ' 6ABES KEEP THEIR 'FOR COATS ... ^ WAITER-CANY- YOU OPEN A WINDOW IN tHlS JOINT? I'M C3ASPING! HMMPHU SHE SAID IT WAS MINK- LOOKS MORE'LIKE UNDERNOURISHED AIREDALE TO . ME WE AIN'T GOT NO WINDOWS TO OPEN. ifSEASIERTCXaET THE SKIN OFP THE ANIMAL THAN IT IS THBtSKUNKS AND VJEASELS ON IN A ROOM UIKE THE INSIDE OF A LAUMDRY ? THEV'LL DO IT EVERY TIME KUIK Future* Syndicate, Inc.. World righti merved a school club and new fea- should be in school debate. Ross Bennett has been building a hunting lodge east of Free- soil for the Gingirch Brothers of Grand Rapids who hunt deer here every year. Mrs. Marie Johnson and Edna Raatz of Manistee called on several friends in Freesoil Friday evening, Nov. 10. John E. Ross 78, Former Resident, Claimed by Death FREESOIL.—Mrs. John Ross and daughter, Mrs. Ruth Husted, of Muskegon, called on Mrs. R. Eddy and Mrs. E. M. Stephens Thursday afternoon. They brought- news of the death of the husband and father, John Edward Ross, 78, which occurred at Muskegon Nov. 1, after a nine- day illness resulting from a stroke. John Edward Ross was born in Pittsburgh, Pa., on April 3, 1861. 'When four years of age he came with his parents to Hartford, Mich., and in 1866 the family came to Freesoil and located on the farm now owned by John Soltes. On Jan. 5, 1887, John married Cora E. Curtis of Manistee and located there. In 1891 Mr. and Mrs. Ross left Western Michigan and spent eight years in Arkansas, Texas and California, re>turning in 1899. They lived, in Manistee, Springdale and Thompsonvllle and in 1921 came to Freesoil, remaining a year. They went to Hamlin for a short time and have lived in Muskegon for the past six years. Mr. Ross-farmed most of his lifetime. In July, 1935, he suffered a stroke and later another and on Oct. 23, another which caused his death. . Mr. Rossis .suryiyed by,.his widow, three daughters,. "» Mrs. Ruth E. Husted and. Mr§.. Pearl Danby, 'both of Muskegon and Mrs. Olive Coffel of Cadillac arid one son, Floyd Ross of Egglestori township; 11 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Funeral services were held at 1:30 p. m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Clock funeral home at Muskegon, Rev. T. M. Wright of the Baptist church officiating. Masses of lovely flowers surrounded the casket. Interment was made in Restlawn cemetery, Muskegon. John Ross was an uncle to Charles Ross, who resides in Freesoil village and Floyd Ross, mentioned above, is x. 'former student in the Freesoil high school. - '• Older residents here will remember Mr. and Mrs. Ross, parents of John, who were pioneer residents here and the members of their family, all of whom have now passed to the great beyond. Bachelor Extension Club Has Meeting BACHELOR. — The Bachelor Extension club met at the home of Mrs. Grace Goff on Wednesday, Nov. 8, for an all-day meeting. Fourteen members and five visitors were present. The chairman, Mrs. Bertha Stewart, called the meeting to order for the .business meeting. It was decided to meet at the home of Mrs. Grace Pitcher on Dec. 13 for the next meeting. Christmas gifts will toe exchanged during the recreation peripd. .,v : 'At noon, a bountiful chiokerr dinner was^served toy- Mesdames Grace Goff, Marie Hemmer and Maude Rpnwick. '""" The leaders, Mrs.'^uth Keitzman and Mrs. Nelly? JanKoviak, .reviewed the preceding lesson oh. '.'Color,. Master .Key to Deputy ," gave a false arid true test on the lesson. and began the new lesson on "Bedspreads" showing suitable materials for each type.of room and bed. Many candlewick and chenille bedspreads were shown, pointing out good and toad points. Two lovely handmade lace (bedspreads made by Mrs. Van Hoesen and , Mrs. Grace Pitcher were shown and admired. Members present besides those already mentioned were Mesdames Helen Zynda, 'Ollie Morey, .Ver,a Matthews, Antonia Wise, Seima Kaatz, Nina Owen and Ada Reed. Visitors present were Mesdames Augusta VanHoe*sen, Marion Stewart, Earl Goff, Barney Nelson and Newton Goff. Freesoil J. E. Bennett has painted the new stable he recently built and has placed a new feeding rack in the yard. He has a fine herd of young Hereford feeders who occupy the stable. Mr. Bennett has a large alfalfa acreage, which provides three cuttings of hay per season. He has two large .barns and other storage places for the hay which fie feeds to stock. Mrs. Fay LaGuire and son, Bernard, visited Mr. and Mrs. George LaGuire in Ludington Friday, Nov. 10. ••> Mrs. Robert Bennett, who recently underwent a major eration at Mercy hospitalf" isjee, has retufftjd to soil home;

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