Nicholas Reid, of Dexter towaship, will build a large barn next spring. James T. Boney, the Dexter lawyer, will build a cottage at Base Lake this priag. A new grange has been organized at Orase Lake. It bolds its next meeting Feb. 13. Silas Warren, an aged pioneer of Dexter, died at the home of Alex Dancer, Thursday. M. S. Cook and James Gallagher are building a boat house at Base Lake for their new gasoline launch. George Benton, of Dexter, saya he bw a robin in that village last Tuesday, when the thermometer was below zero. ■'.:■ The Dexter school board has purchased the books of the Ladies' Library Association in that'. village and thna added over 1,000 volumes to the chool library.