The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa on May 13, 1891 · Page 5
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THE COUNTY NEWS. 16 06ttBft9PO»o«NT8:—AH correspondence far the REPUBLICAN should roach this office not later than Tuesday evening. Please bear All Bomiflulilcfttlons to the RuruurvtOAtf— Including netts letters—must be signed by the author to insure publication. UNION. Special Correspondence. TWP., May 11.—Torrence .Platt, son of S. D. Platt, is stopping With Gf. L. Carroll, Amos Finch's family are afflicted With the measles. Mrs. Finch and five little children all sick. Frank Shrouf has started a flne grove this spring. C. "W". Sarchett is hauling milk for Wallace & Reed,—buying eggs on his retnrn trip. He can't help but do a foig business. Myron Schenck, wife and Maude spent Sunday at 0. D. Ward's. The most of the corn will be planted this week. Dexter Kenyon, wife and new baby, Japent Sunday at Mr. Wilson's. John Fox went with Tom Mclnroe •with his herd, they went through Union, north, and it was a sight that is seldom seen. Over 1,000 head makes quite a showing. Their summer quarters will be in southern Minnesota. Few men of Albert Wheeler's age are such "rustlers." He has discarded his old planter and is using a check- rower, he believes in keeping up with -the times. Besides managing his farm work, his milk is always on time at the Burt factory. Grandpa Bailey spent Saturday and • Sunday at the old home place, and attended meeting at the school house. By the way, it would put some of the younger men to shame to see his gar• den. Although over 76 years of age he "gets there" just the same. There will be a dime social at the residence of Mr. Tjaden, on Friday • evening, May 15th. A good supper is ..guaranteed. All are cordially invited. Harley Palmer commenced working : in Mr. Marble's store, at Burt, on Monday. , "Will Tjaden is in Ramsay township • this week, putting in flax on his farm. Buell's store. Come on, 13. F., there is room in our town for you. The masons are at work laying the foundation for the new elevator* Mr. Nicholson and wife are expected home from Waverly to-day. We learn from the Humboldt Independent that Miss Ida Chapin is superintendent of the dress goods and trimmings department of the New York store, at Humboldt. Cady & Hallock have received a stock of shoes. "Doc" Burroughs was here Monday looking over the ground with the intention of opening a harness shop in the near future. It is a pretty sure thing that he will locate here in the course of a few weeks. Harley Palmer is in the employ of Geo. E. Marble. Our furniture store is having a good trade. QUALITIES OF THE JAPANESE. WESI/EY. Special Correspondence. WESLEY, May 11.—The followingas the program for the teachers' association to be held at the school-house in Wesley Saturday, May 23,10:30 a. m. Music Jennie Pettibone. How can we Secure More Thorough "Work In the Common Branches? Mrs. J. Cosgrove. What should be the Teacher's Object in having a class recite? Mrs. Win. Colby, The study of Current Events in the Schoolroom A. A. Slfert. Beading circle work H. A. Bancroft. General Discussion.—The synthetic method of reading. We hope every teacher in Wesley and .adjoining townships will attend this meeting. BERTHA CAKEY, Co. Supt. BANCROFT, Special Correspondence. BANCROFT, May, o.—Mr. Furstenberg has erected a flne new residence opposite tbe Catholic church. Others are also erecting dwelling houses, among them Joseph Bussell, Rev. Eichey, Mr. Koby and Edgar Davis. The Masons are rolling in the hardheads for the foundation of the State Bank which is to be of brick two stories high. Mr. Jno. Clement has bought the Joseph Russel place in south Bancroft. Rev. II. Austin will build on his lots west of the 11. R. track in the near future. Our public schools are much improved under the Independent district rule. "Grandma" Miller recieved a sprained arm and bruised body by a fall on the sidewalk while in -Algona last week from which she is suffering much. Jake Freeh says he will try for the cadet appointment. It is reported that on account of the election of N. J. Brewer as vice president of the state bank Geo. Daniels ex vice president will return to Webster City. George is too .good a man to lose. We hope he will conclude to stay in Bancroft. Rev. Cannon of Armstrong Grove who for a few years has been in college in Ohio came home yesterday to see his parents. Mrs. Agness Wilson who has been confined to her bed for several weeks with rheumatism is now able to sit up again. Sir JMwln Arnold'* Enthtulattie Opinion* of Japanese People. As for the people, I am And always shall be of good St. Francis Xavier's feeling, "This nation irthe delight of my Boul." Never have I passed days more happy, tranquil or restorative than among Japanese of all classes in the cities, towns and villages of Japan. Possibly that is because I have had no business relations with my kind and pleasant Niponese friends, and have never talked very much metaphysics; but it seems certainly an easy way to keep on the right side of folks to let philosophy and theology alone. Moreover it is, no doubt, necessary for such experiences to go a little behind that sort of Japan which you find on the Hatobas of Yokohama or Kobe, in the Yoshiwaras of those and the other open ports. At very little distance from the surface, which we civilizing westerners have done our best to spoil, will be still discovered the old, changeless, high tempered, generous, simple and sweet mannered Japan of old. I frankly confess it has entirely charmed me; and therefore what I say of this Japanese nation, and their manners and customs, must be received with the proper caution attaching to the language of a friend, and even a lover. But where else in the world does there exist such a conspiracy to be agreeable; such a widespread compact to render the difficult affairs of life as smooth and graceful as circumstances admit; such fair decrees of fine behavior fixed and accepted for all; such universal restraint of the coarser impulses of speech and act. such pretty picturesqueness of daily existence; such lively love of nature as the embellisher of that existence; such sincere delight in beautiful artistic things; stiCh frank enjoyment of the enjoyable; such tenderness to little children; such reverence for parents and old persons; such widespread refinement of taste and habits; such coiirtesy to strangers; such willingness to please and to be pleased.—Sir Edwin Arnold in Scribner's. Something that Will Pay To look at. Just read what follows and then reflect: McOOEMIOK Harvesting Mach. Co., Establ'd 1831. J. I. CASE Threshing Machine Co. • 1842. A. A. COOPER, Iowa's Pioneer Wagon Matter, 1840 P. P. MAST & CO., Cultivators, Seeders, etc. 1843. JAMES SELLY & CO., Corn Planters, etc. D. S. MORGAN & CO., Clipper Mowers HEARST, DUNN & CO., Planters, etc. DALY MANF'G CO., Disc Pulverizers, JOHN DEER & CO., Plows, etc. J. R. JONES, -...--. 1850. 1834. 1860. 1865. 1854. 1870. After looking over the foregoing list of Manufacturers and Dealers, all of whom are represented by the man who pays the freight, you cannot fail to appreciate the advantages you can reap by buying your implements of the Oldest Implement House in northern Iowa. I represent the best goods made in each department. UEpTI am agent for J. A. Hamilton's Hard Wood Lumber and Wood, a full stock of which is constantly on hand. • • JTKNTGTN. • Special Correspondence. FENTON, May 11.—We desire to return our heart felt thanks to our kind friends and neighbors for their kindness and sympathy in the loss of our little Millie. MR. and Mns. J. L. BLUNT. BUFFALO FORK. Special Correspondence. BUFFALO FORK, May 11.—The Portland Farmers' Alliance will meet at the Fox school house Saturday evening May 16th. A full attendance of members and those interested is desired. C. W. STOOKWELL. Sec. BUKT. Special Correspondence, BURT, May 12.—Eugene McDonald left for Des Moines last Wednesday to enter upon a six months course in the Iowa Business College. C. B. Matson and B. F. Reed were on our streets last Wednesday. Mrs. Real Young of Welcom, Minn. is visiting the McDonalds and friends. John Lochtu was in our city last week. He was down from St. Paul to look after his farm on "section 8." Stephen Nicolson has rock on the ground for his new residence. Just •who is to occupy the rooms that he will vacate we don't exactly know—so we won't guess. Miss Ethel McCormack returned home last Wednesday. Mr. Nicholson is off to Waverly to join his wife and visit old friends. The Fenton creamery is now running full blast and is doing good work. Matt Richardson was seen in our lively burg last Wednesday. Jno. Meinzer was a visitor to the "bub" Thursday. Jno. Anderson has gone back to Pueblo, Colorado, and is a, partner in the restaurant business, J. B. Winkle was a brief caller on Thursday. August Markvof is the latest to make known his intentions to build a house. He has purchased a lot near Frank Allen's, and will build this summer. Newton Shaeffer ! was employed behind the counter aj; Nicholson & Buell's Store in the absence of Stephen Nicholson. Mrs. Beale and little boy are back from Florida, where they gpent the winter. Bert Edmonds was up feooj Algona , oi) one of his safety bicycles Monday. B. F. Reed and D. A. BueJJwere seen on Monday measuring and look- Ling at town lots. It is autho;ratively , that he has purchased ttia bujiJ. tic* between tfee " BANCROFT, May 12.—II. N. Renfrew went to Blue Earth Saturday, returning on Monday. Mrs. Wolf of Algona gave a very fine reading at the Baptist Church on Friday evening. The attendance was quite large. W. E. II. Morse was on our streets Monday evening with his new bicycle, and judging from the graceful manner in which he handles his wheel we would suppose the Bancroft boys might receive a fe\v pointers on that line of work. Mr. G. V. Davis has quite a large house on his lot in the east part of town nearly completed. Rev. L. A. Cummings was at Livermore on Saturday to preach the funeral sermon of Rev. Whitney of that place Mr. Whitney was about 70 years of age. The marriage of Fred Berkman to Miss Katie Mienberg took place on Sunday evening, May 10, at the residence of the brides, father. Frank Grose has purchased a lot in the south part of town and we hope to see a mansion there in the near future. Mr. Robertson of Luverne is visiting with friends and relatives of this place at present. Mr. Rice, of Clayton county, Iowa, is carefully looking over the land of northern Kossuth, and we expect he will make quite an investment before leaving. Mr. and Mrs. F. R. Anderson lost their little girl on Monday even'jig with scarlet fever. Americans Won't l>eam Trades. Skillful stone carvers—not sculptors, bat the men who actually cat the figures and decorations on the facades or interiors of buildings with mallet and chisel— often receive from four to six dollars a day in New York and Boston. Modelers for jewelers and makers of designs for wall paper often receive more than that. In Boston and New Yonk good stone carvers receive higher pay than reporters on newspapers, clerks in business houses or male school teachers of the lower grades. But who are these skilled stone parvers and wood carvers, makers of designs for wall paper, modelers in clay, brass finishers and so on? They are, with some exceptions, Europeans. They have learned how to do their work in other countries, and come here to exercise their crafts. Formerly these more artistic trades could not be learned in the United States. This is no longer the case. The industries have been established in this country to such an extent that nearly all of them may be learned by the process of apprenticeship and in the technical schools scattered through the country almost every branch of industrial art is taught. But when one day I asked a large employer of skilled stone carvers how many of his men were American born he answered, "Not one in ten is American born."—J. E. Chamberlin in Youth's Companion. DO YOU WANT IT? A tally in Texas "Writes. My case is of long standing; has baffled many physicians; have tried every remedy I could hear of, but Bradfied's Female Regulator is all that relieved me. Write The Bradfield Reg. Co., Atlanta, Ga. for further particulars. For sale by Dr. L. A. Sheetz and F. W. Dingley. 32 35 Gasoline only 9J^ cents per gallon at the big bargain store, and the best oil at 9% cents per gallon.—Patterson Bros. If food sours on the stomach digestion is defective. DeWitt's Little Early Risers will remedy this. The famous little pills that never gripe and never disappoint. For sale by Dr. Sheetz. ANOTHER PREMIUM. We have just completed arrangements with the Northwestern Publishing Company, of Chicago, by which we can furnish to every subscriber of the REPUBLICAN a copy of the LIFE OF GEN. SHERMAN at a low figure. The book contains 600 pages, is finely illustrated, substantially bound in cloth, and will be given to subscribers of the REPUBLICAN for $1, or a year's subscription to the REPUBLICAN and the Life of Sherman for $2.50. Sample copy of the book may be seen at REPUBLICAN office. Orders taken for future delivery. The regular price of this book is $2. This offer •is for new as well as old subscribers. We hope to have one on the 4th of July, and we ought to commence working right away to have a good one, but we propose to celebrate every day by selling the best Boots, Shoes, Harness and Saddles to be had anywhere for the money. Call and see. F. S. Stough. ELMORE. (Special Correspondence. ELMORK, May 12.—Mrs. K. L. Wolfe of Algona, gave a reading here, May 7th, to a good house. The reading was highly enjoyed by all. She certainly deserves a high reputation as a reader. Farm for Sale. 120 acres near the village of Burt. Partly improved, For sale at a bargain. Inquire at Republican office. K IDD'S GEKM EBAD1CATOR —Positively cures all diseases, because it kills the germs, microbes, and all animaleulae (in tbe human system). The air inhaled, water drank, vegetables and fruit eaten, are teeming with these to the naked eye imperceptible littleworms,known by the above names, causing catarrh, consumption, diabetes, Bright's disease, cancers.tumors, and all so-called incurable diseases. (Never known to fail to cure consumption, catarrh.kiu- ney troubles, syphilis.) Retailed in $2,83.85 sizes sent anywhere on rect, of price, or O.O.D. if desired. The Am, Pill & Med. Co, royalty prop's. Spencer, Clay Oo. fa. Bold wholesale and retail iu Algona by Dr. Sheetz, druggist. 20-9-yr Nothing does a druggist so much good as to have a, medicine that he can guarantee every bottle to give satisfaction. Beggs' Family Medicines are fully guaranteed, so you cannot fail to get satisfaction when you call for them. At Dingley's F. 8. Stough keeps a full line of collars, sweat pads, Harness, saddles, trunks and valises. If you need anything made of leather call on Stough. It is quite the fashion now to take De Witt's Little Early Risers for liver, atom' ach and bowel disorders. They are small pills but mighty good ones. At Sheetz'. To ALL INTERESTED— I -will be through the country on my old beat in a short time, castrating colts. L. T. MARTIN. Constipation, blood-poison, fever! Doctor's bills and funeral expenses cost about two hundred dollars; DeWitt's Little Early Risers cost a quarter. Take your choice. Sold by Dr. Sheetz. If you wear a shoe BE or narrower in width, call ou F. 0. Stovigh. Begg's German Salve is one of the best F. L PARISH. Mm a&i Tin Shop. S PECIAL ATTENTION will be given to all kinds of repairing, including Tinware. Gasoline Stoves, Guns, Pumqs and Clothes Wringers. Am also prepared to put In furnaces and do plumbing and Gas pipe fitting. Iron and Tin roofing. Prompt attention will be given to all kinds oi work in my line. South of court house. F. L, PARISH. $1,000 Address: H, C Oan be made in 6 months Gelling Tunison's Atlases, Charts and Wall Maps. Particulars free. TUNISON, Chicago, Ills, THE GRANGE STORE. Dry Goods, Carpets, Lace Curtains, Groceries, Crockery etc, etc. Free Delivery. Ambrose A. Call, President. D. H. Hutcliins, Vice-President. J. C. Blackford, Cashier. FIRST. NATIONAL BANK, Of Algona, Iowa. ^f-CAPITAI, $50,000.00. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties who can furnish first-class security; Directors—Ambrose A. Call, D. H. Hutcliins, J. C. Blackford, Wm. K, Ferguson, 0. B. Hutching, Philip Dorweller, A. D, Clarke. skin and been put up. out it Sold pile ointments that has ever No family should be with- by F.W. Dingley. 24-87 ood. Very popular, very small, very DeWitt's Little Early Risers, the p wjstipatioa, biUiouaness, sick kea ness, sick kea4a£h WANTED! AN ACTIVE, energetic man to manage an office, Must have from $300 to $500 Cash, Salary $90 per month and interest in the business. Only those meaning business need apply. Box 401, St. Louis, Mo, 3HS To and for the People. Do you want a good, square meal? Do you want good, reliable insurance? Do you want to rent a farm or grass land? Do you want to trade or sell your farm or other property? Do you want to buy a farm or unimproved land on long time with but little or no cash payment?Do you want to make a loan on your farm at the lowest current rate of interest and favorable terms? Do you want anything in a legitimate line of banking? For any and all of the above, please consult K. M. Jiiclunonti at the Commercial Hotel and Farmers' and Traders' Bank Block, Bancroft, Iowa. LIVERY, FEED, AND SALE STABLE. Best of Horses and Carriages, West of Tlioriiigton House. M. Z. GROVE, MANAGER. FARM LOANS. We can now make loans on Improved Lands from one to tea year's time and give the borrower the privilege of paying tbe whole loan or any part thereof iu even $100 at any time when interest falls due. This Is Iowa Money, and no second mortgage or coupons are taken. This plan of making a loan will enable The borrower to reduce bis mortgage at any time and save the interest on the amount paid. Money furnished at once on perfect title. Gall on or address, SHOES! We have added to our stock a line of Children's Misses' Youths' and Mea's Shoes. They\are direct from the factory and every pair is warranted. Our f S Men'a Shoe can't be beat for tbe money. Our Ladles'fiae Shoe for |2.50isaa H. HOXIE, Algoua, Iowa. WESTERN COTTGAE ORGANS. NONE FINER TOED, NONE HOBE DURABLE, Write, C, BROOKS, Livermore, Iowi» Note Heads and Envelopes. elegant shoe and equaV to most f 8 shoes on the market Get tkjrn at The Cash Store, Burt, Xtw* \ GET THEM AT BEPUBUCAN Good quality at 93 per Thousand. A

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