Mrs. Wm. G. Doty is at present visiting her parents in Ilotner. Kdward V. Colborn, of Dodge City, Kansas, is visiting friends in tho city. Aid. Thos. J. Keech, ot the 4th ward, has gone east for a holiday vacation. Miss Jennie Vandeventer leaves tomorrow for a week's visit at Dundee. Miss Abbie A. Pond is spending her vacation with lier sister, Mm. R. M. Barker, hl Flint. All of the Courier force were pleased to greet B. Frank Buwer, of the Detroit Evening News staff, yesterday. Prof. W. IJ. Butts, of the Michigan military acaderay, is spending the hoüday vacation at his home in this city. John J. Robison, of Sharon, now knows how to sympathize with the Coumer Local's recent affliction : "Bil e-s." Loren Henion is to make Ann Arbor his home again, and will be found in his old place at Bach & AbeI's after Jao. Ist. Daniel Emerson, of Beloit, Wis., on his way east stopped over in the city a few days to vist Wm. Morton, his father-inlaw. Mistes Millio S. Knowlton and Ada Knight, students of Vasar college, are spcnding tbe holiday vacation at their homes in this city. Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Irish, are to celébrate the 50thanniversary of'their uiarriage on Thursday, January Cth, '81, at their residenee No. 35 Fifth street. Miss Anna Ladd, of this city, left last week, in company with her uunt, Mre. O. S. Gulley, of Detroit, for an extended tour through the south. They intend visiting all of the proniineut southern cities before returning. Prof. Delos Fall, of' Albion College was iu tho city over the Sabbath, the guest ot liis brother, C. 8. Fall. A new dignity seems to have come over the Professor since a second male heir has Fall-cn to his keeping.