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Hubbard County, Minnesota


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J. L. Albertson
Source: The Sunday Oregonian (Portland, OR) Jan. 15, 1911; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
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PRINTER - All-around man with 10 years' experience, wants position at once; married, sober and reliable. Address J. L. Albertson, Akeley, Minn.


James Arrowood
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Saturday, October 30, 1915; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

Park Rapids, Minn.-James Arrowood of Nevis, a member of the Minnesota Horticultural society and superintendent of the Hubbard county experimental station, which is located three miles south of Nevis, has succeeded after several years of experiments, in propagating a new variety of plum, which is to be called the Hubbard County King. This plum has attained a size almost as great as the California blue plum, measuring 5 1/3 inches in circumference. Mr. Arrowood has successfully raised the silver prune and a variety of apricots imported from the northern part of China.


William Bemont
Source: The Northern Pacific Farmer (Wadena, MN) Mar. 8, 1883; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS - Manter, Hubbard County.
The dancing party partook of a most sumptuous repast last night at the hotel which has lately been opened by Mr. Wm. Bemont, who has the good wishes of all.


F. B. Cannada
Source: Philadelphia Inquirer (Philadelphia, PA) Saturday, April 9, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

PAYS OLD CHECKS FOR DINNER, SURPRISING HOTEL PROPRIETOR
St. Paul, Minn., April 8.-Page Diogenes! An honest man has been found. His name is F. B. Cannada, and he lives in Nevis, Minn.

Angus Cameron, of the Sherman Hotel, was surprised yesterday when Cannada walked in and handed him $1.25.

"Three of us had dinner here on March 17," he said. "We walked out, forgetting to pay our checks. I came across them last Sunday, and want to pay."


Carolin Cherberg
Source: The Plaindealer (Roseburg, OR) May 11, 1903; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION.
United State Land Office.
Roseburg, Oregon, Mar. 27, 1903.
Notice is hereby given that in compliance with the provisions of the act of Congress of June 3, 1878, entitled "An act for the sale of timber lands in the States of California, Oregon, Nevada and Washington Territory," as extended to all the public land states by act of August 4, 1892.
CAROLIN CHERBERG.
of Akeley, county of Hubbard, state of Minn., has this day filed in this office her sworn statement No. 4745 for the purchase of the S 1/2 of NW 1/4 NW 1/4 of NE 1/4 SW 1/4 of NE 1/4 of section 26, township 31 south, range 5 west, and will offer proof to show that the land sought is more valuable for its timber or stone than for agricultural purposes, and to establish her claim to said land before W. S. Britt, U. S. Commissioner at Riddle, Ore., on Monday, the 8th day of June, 1903. She names as witnesses; J. F. King, C. J. Clement, both of Roseburg, Ore. Erick Peterson, of Akeley, Minn., Geo. Health, of Roseburg, Ore.
Any and all persons claiming adversely the above described lands are requested to file their claims in this office on or before said 8th day of June 1903.
J. T. Bridges, Register.


Clark Devereaux
Source: Oregon City Courier (OR) Feb. 13, 1903; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Mr. Clark Devereaux, of Park Rapids, Minn., recently arrived in this city on an extended visit to his aunt, Mrs. C. A. Nash, of Gladstone. He is at present in Eastern Oregon looking up some timber locations.


Henry R. Cobb

- - - Source: Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN) Jan. 14, 1885; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
John R. Cobb, of Minneapolis, brother to Henry R. Cobb, of the Hubbard county Enterprise, passed through here to Park Rapids, Minn., to attend the wedding of the latter. He reports a very pleasant affair. May prosperity and happiness attend the editor of the Enterprise in this his new business venture.

- - - Source: The Northern Pacific Farmer (Wadena, MN) Feb. 21, 1884

Editor Cobb, of the Hubbard County "Enterprise," tarried here a few hours the other day and returned home.


Frances Fuller
Source: The Hood River News (OR) May 14, 1913; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Miss Frances Fuller of Park Rapids, Minn., who is teaching at The Dalles, was an over Sunday guest with Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Page.


L. D. Haight
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Saturday, February 5, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

NEVIS, MINN.
L. D. Haight has purchased the Sanders farm just outside the city limits. Mr. Haight has taken possession and is comfortably located in his new home.


Arthur Johnson
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Saturday, February 5, 1916. mkk
NEVIS, MINN.
Arthur Johnson is working on the Cannada house at Park Rapids this week.

Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Saturday, February 19, 1916. mkk
Arthur Johnson is busy putting shelving in the Pearson building, soon to be occupied by Abe Lewis.


Mary Johnson
Source: East Oregonian (Pendleton, OR) Aug. 9, 1911; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
FIRES ON LASS TO SEE WHAT SHE WOULD DO.
Akeley, Minn. - Captain Mary Johnson of the Salvation Army, who is assigned to special duty in northern Minnesota, and who is a sister of J. P. Johnson, a jeweler of this city, while walking on the railway tracks, about two miles south of Mizpah, was fired upon three times by a man who was sitting near the track, not more than 100 feet from the army lass.

The captain, fearing it would be fatal to try to escape, deliberately walked up to the man who lowered the gun while she passed. He followed her to Mizpah, where she cornered him in a store. Upon being asked why he fired the shots the man said: "Just to see how a Salvation Army girl would act under fire."

The captain was uninjured. It is thought the man is deranged.


David Kidd
Source: The Bemidji Daily Pioneer (MN) February 2, 1904; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

STRUCK BY TRAIN.
David Kidd Old Resident of Park Rapids Meets With Serious Accident.
David Kidd, one of the pioneer residents of Park Rapids, and well known in Bemidji, met with an accident at Park Rapids Monday morning which is feared will result fatally.

Mr. Kidd was driving a grocery delivery wagon and was just crossing the track near the depot when the train from this city was pulling into Park Rapids Monday morning. The day was bitterly cold and the approaching train was hidden from view by a string of box cars.

Both the horses were killed, and the sleigh was smashed to bits and Mr. Kidd was thrown some distance striking on his head and sustaining serious injury. At last accounts his condition was considered hopeless.

Conductor Harry Work and Engineer John Cannon were in charge of the train which struck him. Mr. Cannon reversed the engine and sounded the whistle but could not prevent the accident.


Dave Marconnett
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Saturday, March 18, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

NEVIS, MINN.
Five years ago Dave Marconnett bought a farm and paid $8 per acre. He has recently sold it at $30 per acre.


J. H. Nixon
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Saturday, February 19, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

NEVIS, MINN.
J. H. Nixon received a beautiful silver cup, gold lined, from the First National bank of St. Paul, with the following inscription engraved upon it: "Presented by the First National bank of St. Paul to J. H. Nixon, Nevis, Minn., district No. 1, second prize, 10 ears corn, First National Corn show, Dec. 31, 1915." Mr. Nixon received second prize with 35 entries in competition.


Martin Olson
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Saturday, September 2, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

NEVIS, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Olson and daughters, Misses Ruth and Ruby, will leave Monday morning for Atwater, where they will attend the wedding of a son. The hotel will be in charge of Mrs. Culver.


Andrew Shortridge
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Saturday, August 5, 1916; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

NEVIS, Minn. Andrew Shortridge left Thursday morning for Minneapolis where he will learn the barber trade.


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