There is mach baildiag in town this fall. The Argus-Democrat is well liked by the people cf Dexter. Farmers are very basy these days secnring their oorn erop. Vast qaantities of apples are being shipped from this plaoe. The M. E. chnrob of our town gets S300 from the estáte of the late Benjamin Ooly. Onr penple exp9ct to be able fco rifle to Ann Arbor by the Lansing, Dexter and Ana Arbor eleotric railroad by next Ohristmas. Robert Northaid was acoidentally shot last Monday aft9inoon. The entire charge of 72 shot entering his body. At present writiug he is doing as well as cao be expected. By the constitution of the United States the president is oommander-iuchief of the army and navy of the United States. What need have we of the investigating (whitewash) ootnmittee whioh is oosting the nation so mnoh? If abuses existed, they are chargeable to McKinley ur his nabob appointees. He, and he alone is reeponsible for these abuses.