PLAYING THE part of a millionaire is not so tiresome, so thinks W.L. Miller of Chicago who stopped at the Park Place Hotel for a few days this week. Mr. Miller is a former Traverse City resident and 12 years ago was employed at the Asylum. He made a fortune with a clever invention and since that time does not find time hanging heavy on his hands. He drove into town from Manistee in his new $15,000 Bleriet car, of French make, being one of the finest foreign cars ever made. Mr. Miller returned to Chicago this morning in his car.

CHARGED WITH beating his aged parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Rieck of Summit City, Charles Rieck was brought before Justice George W. Curtis this morning. The elderly German couple brought the charge of assault and battery against their son. They were afraid to go home, so the Sheriff brought Charles into town. Trial was set for a week from today and he will spend that week in jail, having posted no bond money, and displaying poor court etiquette.

The following continues the list of students named to the spring 2019 honors list at Central Michigan University:Makenna Lynn Hogerheide, of Kalkaska; Natalie Katherine Ryckman, Kalkaska; Susan Elizabeth Spiers, Kalkaska; Kylee Carroll, Rapid City; Garrett Colton Diola, Rapid City; Ashley Ge…

THE PERE MARQUETTE, which has been enjoying an immunity from accidents and delays for months, caught it from both north and south today. This morning a broken flange put seven cars of stone off at White Cloud, blocking the track quite badly. At Charlevoix, the trucks of tender and the front …

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TRAVERSE CITY — Jack and Marge Wolf will celebrate their 60th anniversary Sept. 26. On Sept. 26, 1959, Jack, son of the late Bernie and Sara Wolf, and Marge, daughter of the late John Benson and Mary Jones, of the Detroit area, were married at St. Mary’s of Hannah by Father Carl

TRAVERSE CITY — Northwest Michigan Ballet Theatre hosts its annual Gala en Pointe and auction fundraiser Oct. 11 at Kirkbride Hall.

Sixty students with Leelanau County lineage were awarded $1,000 scholarships at the 14th annual Ed & Irene Fleis Education Fund Spring Fling in May:

MRS. V. H. STURM and Miss Jennie Wolfe, Head Nurse at the Grand Traverse Hospital, were driving into town from Old Mission, along with Mrs. Sturm’s little niece, when a near fatal accident was avoided. The horse, being a hospital horse, was not used to automobiles and ran up the side of a bank when an automobile approached them. Miss Wolfe was thrown from the buggy and suffered a fractured shoulder. Theron Morgan and Dick Winnie helped the three passengers to a nearby home and waited for help to arrive.

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TRAVERSE CITY — Jack and Marge Wolf will celebrate their 60th anniversary Sept. 26. On Sept. 26, 1959, Jack, son of the late Bernie and Sara Wolf, and Marge, daughter of the late John and Mary Jones, of the Detroit area, were married at St. Mary’s of Hannah by Father Carl.

Adelaide Holmes, of Alden, was named to the dean’s list at Hillsdale College during the spring 2019 term. Holmes, daughter of Jeremy and Sarah Holmes, is studying politics.

CONTRACTOR M. B. Hungerford is constructing a modern residence for Curtis D. Alway, of Smurthwaite & Alway, on Sixth Street. The house will be up to date in every way and will be a credit to its location, and will cost in the neighborhood of $3,000. The heating plant will be of the Wier system and all the modern comforts will be installed.

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TRAVERSE CITY — Donald Fraser and Nancy (Shelby) Fraser were married on Aug. 28, 1959 at the Stone Church at Little Point Sable.

Roger Cecil Veliquette, of Elk Rapids, obtained a master's degree in divinity from Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in May. Veliquette also received his Certificate in Black Church Studies and the Allen M. Jackson Preaching Award, which is given to an outstanding male student preacher. Veliquette is the son of Norman Veliquette, of Elk Rapids, and Marjory Veliquette (deceased).

A TELEPHONE call was sent to Police Headquarters late last evening from a woman out on the Peninsula. Upon reaching her cottage, she found three men sleeping in her bed without permission from the owner. The men were picking cherries for Earl Adams on the Orchard Heights Farm where there were no sleeping accommodations. They went in search of a bed and found the cottage door unlocked. Mrs. Hopkins, the cottage owner, did not press charges when she heard their explanation.

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TRAVERSE CITY — Mr. and Mrs. Martin Ghastin celebrated their 70th anniversary with family on Sept. 17, 2019 at the Traverse City Country Club.

TRAVERSE CITY — Carl and Dorothy Merillat will celebrate their 75th anniversary Sept. 24. On Sept. 24, 1944 Carl M. Merillat, son of Lloyd and Ada Merillat, of South Milton Township, and Dorothy J. Westland, daughter of Earl and A. Opal Westland, of Elk Rapids, were married at the Elk Rapids…

PROFITS DOOMED! J.W. Slater is having a Manufacturer’s Outlet Sale, now in progress at 120 E. Front Street. Look for the bright green sign. Prices have been slashed with spirited selling for five more days. Hurry in while the unheard of prices are in effect!

The following continues the list of students named to the winter 2019 dean’s list at Grand Valley State University:

FRANKFORT — Carl and Mary Barnum, of Frankfort, together with Bruce and Kris Magnotti, of Plano, Illinois, proudly announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their children, Gloria and Trevor.

Evan Barnes, of Frankfort, made the chancellor’s list for the spring 2019 semester at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Barnes is studying sport and recreation management.

MORGAN’S TOUR Bus has been taken from its regular schedule and will hereafter have a stand at the Whiting Hotel. The car will make a business of taking picnic and sight seeing parties and will make trips to the Asylum, Edgewood and East Bay. Call No. 3 on the phone for more information.

This Week's Circulars

99, of Traverse City, formerly of Ishpeming, passed away Nov. 8, 2019. Per Elizabeth's wishes, private family services are being planned. The family is being cared for by the Reynolds Jonkhoff Funeral Home.

born Oct. 17, 1933 to Elizabeth "Winnie" and James M. Gillette at James Decker Munson Hospital, passed on Nov. 8, 2019. No services are planned. The family wishes to extend their sincere thanks for the loving care that Nan received during her final days in the Munson oncology ward. Please vi…


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