The Methodist Episcopal church at Caro is to have a new tvvo manual organ. Caro is trying to raise $5,000 to secure the location of a papermill there. The mili would require 40 hands to opérate it the year round. Saranac has a population of 894, with 272 dwelliugs and 261 families. The population of Boston township is 1,204, dwellings 285, families 307. Many farmers living adjacent to villages are now disposing of their surplus milk in the shape of ice cream. They say there is more money in it that way than any other. Wellington Jordán, enumerator of Ronald township, lonia county, filed his census returns wilh the county clerk Saiurday. The township has a population of 1,327. There are 319 dwellings and 826 families. Jesse Edwards of Olivet knocked his wife down with a club. She had him arrested and a justice fined him $10. The machinery at the canning factory at Ludington is nearly all placed in position and will soon be ready for business. The company has on hand about 00,000 tin cans and will begin operations almost as soon as the material can be supplied. Four gamblers were given a surprise in West Branch the other day that they will not soon forget. They had the curtains all pulled down aud were playing away utterly oblivious to all that was going on outside of the room, when the sheriff broke in on them and hauled them up. The next day they were fined.