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Mrs. John Clark
[Source: Duluth News Tribune (MN) September 26, 1920; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman]

MRS. JOHN M. CLARK and children, Vivien and John, who have been the guests of Mrs. Clark's parents, Mr. and Mrs. James M'Cauley of West Fifth street, leaves Tuesday to join Mr. Clark at their farm in Holyoke, Minn.


Roland Fortune
[Source: San Francisco Chronicle (CA) June 26, 1923; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman]
EASTERN DOCTOR, FAMILY, DOG, HERE
Fortune Airedale to Be Boss of Camp.
"Love me, love my dog."
So proclaimed Dr. Roland B. Fortune of Holyoke, Minn., who, with Mrs. Fortune and three small Fortunes and an Airedale dog arrived yesterday for the American Medical Association convention. They came equipped for camping and the Airedale will be boss of the camp. Dr. Fortune desires to locate in California.


Otto Giller
Source: St. Paul Daily Globe (MN) June 16, 1892; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
WANTED - The address of Mrs. Tracy Giller. Otto Giller, Holyoke, Minn.


Henry Lazzarri
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Saturday, March 18, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Holyoke, Minn.-Henry Lazzarri expects to start his sawmill as soon as the weather settles.


Cora Lull
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Saturday, April 29, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

HOLYOKE, Minn.-Cora Lull, who has been working in Duluth, returned April 22. She expects to pass this summer at her home.


Henry McCann
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Saturday, April 15, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

HOLYOKE, Minn.-Henry McCann enlisted in the United States navy last week.


New-gew-nah, Joe-ger-nah
[Source: Saint Paul Globe (MN) April 17, 1886; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman]
"New-gew-nah" and "Joe-ger-nah" were two names found on the register of the Merchants. They belonged to two Indians who hail from Cloquet, Minn. The Indians were attired in ready-made suits. They likewise sported brass rings in either ear. They sat down in the lobby of the hotel and looked out on the muddy street and watched the many pedestrians and vehicles pass and repass in the rain. They smoked very poor cigars, and did these sons of the forest. They came up to see the governor and departed for home last night.


Lawrence Rossiter
Source: Seattle Daily times (Seattle, WA) Friday, July 5, 1935; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

9 FAMILIES TO START TREK BACK FROM MATANUSKA
By Associated Press.
PALMER, Alaska, Friday, July 5.-A rapid reorganization of construction work in the Matanuska colonization project was under way today with Eugene Carr, relief administration "trouble-shooter" in charge as nine colonists' families prepared to return to the states.

Eight superintendents will be put in charge of the building program. About 200 or moere skilled laborers were due here tonight from Alaska points to go to work.

"Things will move." Asserted Carr, sent here after the United States Senate asked a report on conditions after colonists had complained of inefficiency, "and heaven help the man, colonist or otherwise, who doesn't work."

TO LEAVE FRIDAY.
The returning colonists will leave Friday for Seattle on the motorship North Star of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

The families with their reasons for returning follow:

Herman Splittgerber, wife and two children, of Hinckley, Minn., because of Mrs. Splittgerber's health.

John Holler and wife of Pine City, Minn., because of Mrs. Holler's health and dissatisfaction with the type of colonists.

Otto Fisher, wife and one child, of Ogilvie, Minn., because of the dissatisfaction with the type of colonists and the country.

Robert Durfey, wife and three children of Cheboygan, Mich., because of "doctor's orders."

WON'T COOPERATE
Arthur Moses, wife and one child, of Big Fork, Minn., "I am not an agitator or am I going back to condemn the colony." Moses said, "but I feel I cannot do as well here as back in the states. My biggest complaint is the type of houses which will be built. I left a good log cabin in the states."

Clarence Anderson and family, Sawyer County, Wis., "dissatisfied."

Matt Saaerela, wife and child of Swan River, Minn., "I left home with the idea the colony was a cooperative enterprise, but I find the type of people sent here are not cooperative-minded." He said. "We Finns believe in cooperation with our whole heart and soul."

Charles Cousineau, sister, wife and child of Roscommon, Wis., "dissatisfied."

Martin Smith, wife and six children of Ewen, Mich., "dissatisfied."

Lawrence Rossiter, single, of Cloquet, Minn., said he was returning because he did not find the work he expected. He came with his brother.

Some of those leaving still have unpaid bills. They will have government transportation to Seattle, but must pay for their meals and find their way home from Seattle.


Mr. and Mrs. Albert Schauland
Source: Baxter Spring News (KS) April 6, 1911; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

COUPLE ON FARM HONEYMOON
Mr. and Mrs. Schauland of Holyoke Decide to Take Agricultural Course.

St. Paul, Minn.-The "back to the farm" slogan was emphasized here recently when Mr. and Mrs. Albert Schauland of Holyoke, Minn. decided to spend their honeymoon at the state agricultural college learning the things farmers need to know instead of taking a trip.

Mr. and Mrs. Schauland will be known at the college as number 103 and 104 and will devote six weeks to the short course in up-to-date farming. The husband will make a specialty of the farm machinery course and the wife will endeavor to get all she can out of the domestic science and economical farm work department for women.

After completing their unique six weeks' honeymoon the couple intend to purchase a small dairy farm and retire to the country, where everything is milk and honey. Both have lived in the city for years, but accumulated a rudimentary education in farming methods while children.


Edith Scovell
[Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) September 5, 19191; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman]
HOUSE PARTY AT HOLYOKE SUMMER PLACE
Miss Edith Scovell entertained at a house party last week at the A. C. Jones cottage at Holyoke, Minn., Those in the party from Duluth were the Misses Grace Wilkinson, Olive Wilkinson and Nellie Anderson. Mrs. A. C. Wilcutts entertained at luncheon at her summer home at Holyoke in compliment to Miss Scovell and her guests.

On Saturday Miss Scovell and her guests went to the Nemandji stock farms to spend Labor day with Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Jones. The party returned to Duluth Tuesday.


William V. Van Pelt
Source: The Princeton Union (MN) August 27, 1896; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

William V. Van Pelt, of Holyoke, Minn. arrived in Princeton last evening to purchase a supply of groceries, hardware, paint, etc. He conducts the hunting and fishing resort which our Princeton sportsmen patronize quite frequently.


R. J. Willcuts
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Saturday, June 10, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
HOLYOKE, Minn.-R. J. Willcuts drove down from Foxbow in his car Tuesday.


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