Dexter, Dea, 15. - There will be several new honses built in Dexter next spring. John Pratt is already getting ready to build, and is drawing the stone for the foundation. Presiding Eider Ryan will proach next Sunday evening in the M. E. churoh. Quarterly meeting services will be held both morning and evening. Thomas Bell has purchased the Van Buren property. Jacob Stierle has purchased the farm of Frank Schairer in Scio township. A. K. Oollins, of Dexter, has been made day telegraph operator at Grass Lake.