Mrs. C. L. Downer spent the holidays at Detroit. C. L. Downer has heen quite sick with la grippe. Mrs. Morris Galpin has been having the grippe. Mrs. Frank Bnsh has been sick with the grippe. Hunters and their ferrets are making it lively for the rabbits. Mr. and Mrs. John Harrison have been quite sick, but are better now. Willie Shuart, of Detroit, spent tlie holidays with his parents here. ' Mrs. J. A. Campbell has been very sick but is improving some now. Frank Giddings is able to get around again. He has been quite sick. James Hanby lost a spendid cow last Sunday, Jan. 7 th, from spine fevcr. All of Ransom Shuart's family,including himself, have been having tlie grippe. Miss Ada Roe visited Grand Rapids during her recent vacation, and spent one day at the teachers' convention. Alexander Campbell and wife, of Jackson, are visiting their daughter, Mrs. J. A. Campbell.