Jackson County, MN
The Lakefield Standard Lakefield, Minnesota
Thursday, November 14, 1912.
- Mrs. John GERDES was a guest of Mrs. John KATUS Tuesday.
- Mrs. Herman MEINHARD spent Thursday with her parents in Heron Lake.
- Henry CHRISTOFFER and Ted UDEN were Sunday visitors at Will MEYERS'.
- Mrs. G.H. SMITH and daughter, Lucile, are spending the week at Hugh McNAB's.
- Glen PIGMAN, of North Dakota, is now numbered with the husking force in this vicinity.
- Mr. and Mrs. John KATUS were in Lakefield Sunday to visit their daughter, Clara, and other relatives.
- W.R. STORM, of Carroll, Iowa, who had been a guest at the BLODGETT home for a few days, returned to his home Tuesday.
- Mr. and Mrs. Charles GEHRKE and children, also Mr. and Mrs. Rob DAVIS and son, all of Worthington, were recent guests at the SPAFFORD home.
- Mrs. John CHRISTOFFER was operated on for appendicitis at the hospital in Worthington last Monday. Reports from her bedside are very encouraging.
- Mr. and Mrs. Fred WEST entertained with a seven o'clock dinner last Monday night. Covers were laid for eleven and a very pleasant time is reported.
- The half section of land owned by Messrs. WATERS and HARRISON, of Waterloo, Iowa, and now occupied by Allen BOWERS, was recently sold to a party in Iowa, consideration being ninety dollars per acre.
- H.F. KLUEVER, Sr. expected a cousin from Germany the past few days.
- F.D. PALMER and Nels JOHNSON were passengers for Emmetsburg, Iowa, last week.
- Hie GERDES averaged 100 bushels a day for one week for Sam SMITH, he is 'some' corn picker.
- Glen PIGMAN, who had been in South Dakota the past four years, returned the other day. He has been husking corn for A. BOWERS.
- D.R. CHANY is having a barn built, 16X20.
- Leta BROCKWAY last week entertained her sister, who teaches at Calumet, Iowa.
- Mrs. SCHWARTING has returned from a three weeks visit with relatives and friends in eastern Iowa.
- The Presbyterian Ladies Aid society held a bazaar and served supper election day and took in $103.46.
- U. and J. HEYEN are building a barn 32X40 for M.B. MILLER. The posts are 6X6, 18 foot and the HEYENS use an engine to raise them in place.
- Mr. and Mrs. Herman WIESE were Jackson visitors last week. Mrs. W. going to consult Dr. PORTMAN. She was informed that her trouble was a light attack of appendicitis.
- W.C. LEHMAN, a former resident here, now agent at Jasper, was married last week to Miss Lillie BRINKHOUSE at the bride's home near Rushmore. They took a honeymoon trip to Chicago.
Submitted by: Colleen Boose