Anson Hathaway has renred Uyrus Montonye's place for the coming year. He will move into Mr. Savery's honse in March. A dance will be held Friday evening of this week at the Lake Ridge ball room. Everett Daveoport and Charley Harmou are the direotors. A oordial iuvitation to all is extended. The Germán minister of this place had a bad misfortnne last Tuesday. He was in Whittaker and was driving across tbe railroad track when a train ttruck his norse and killed it and mined his buggy. He bas three ribs broken, and it ia thonght be has received other internal injuries wbioh may prove fatal. He claims the whistle was not blowu, and the trainmen claim they oould not blow the whistle.