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VOL, XX. ALQQNA, KOSSUTH COUNTY, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10, 1891. No. 36, »VERir WKDNK8DA1T STARR * HALLOCK, Proprietors, JQ8> W. HAYS. Editor. Terms of Subscription. One copy, one year. In advsmce 81.50 One copy, six months. In advance 75 One copy, three months, In advance 40 Subscriptions continue till ordered stopped and all arrearages are paid. BOOK AND JOB PRINTING. The equipment of the BBPTIBMOAN Office for Book and Job Printing is unsurpassed in this county. .Steam power. ^ , {Jos- demand for more space. Our correspondence service for outside points in the county, lias recently been greatly enlarged and improved, and we have in contemplation a still wider service. The KEPTJBLIOAN has been experiencing a healthy growth. BEPUBMOAN STATE CONVENTION. The thirty-sixth annual Htate convention of the Republicans of Iowa will be hold at Cedar Baplds, on Wednesday, July i, 1891, at 11 o'clock a. m., for ihe purpose of placing in nomination candidates lor the following state offices: .•,... Governor, . • • Lieutenant governor. Judge of the supreme court. Superintendant of public Instruction. Hallway commissioners. • ... . , • And for the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the convention. The ratio of representation will be one delegate for each county and one additional delegate for each 200 votes or fraction of 100 or over cast for W. M. McFarland for secretary of state in 1890. The total number of delegates is 1,058. (Kossuth county will bo entitled to 7 delegates.) ' , , . It Is advised and earnestly requested that township and ward committees be elected and organized at the caucuses held to elect delegates to the county convention, and that the county central committee bo selected aud or- gaulzed at the county convention held to appoint delegates to tlie state convention, and that these committees as organized be reported without delay to the undersigned. By order of the republican central committee. EDGABK. MACK, Chairman. E. D. CHASSBLL, secretary. • Des Molnes, May 0,1801. REPUBLICAN COUNTY CONVENTION. TheBepubllcan County Convention of Kossuth county, will be held at Court House hall in Algona Iowa, on Friday June 19, 1891, at one o'clock p.m., at which time there will be selected seven (7) delegates to attend the State convention which will be held at Cedar Kaplds, Iowa, on July 1,1891. Also the county central committee will be organized by selecting a chairman and one member from each votinc precinct and ward. Each voting precinct will Be entitled to one delegate at large, and one delegate for each twenty-five votes, or major fraction thereof, that was cast for \vm, M. McFarland for Secretary of State, at the last general election. Each ward and township will be entitled to the following number of delegates, as follows to-wit: Com". No. votes. No. dele' Algona 1st ward, 2nd " " 3rd " " 4th '• Burt, Buttalo, Cresco, JPeuton, German, Greenwood, Garflelcl, Hebron, Harrison, Irvington, Lotts Creek Lu Verne, Portland, Plum Creek, Prairie, River dale, Ramsay, Seneca, Swea, 'Sherman, Union, Wesley, \Vhittemore, s. 8. Sessions C. M, Doxsee F. Dormoy E. H. Clarke John ICerr Bobt. Lane Joel Taylor J. L. Blunt G. Stelsel W. W. Wilson 0. G. Wright "Win. Goodrich John bengston C. 13. Hutchius Jas, Archer I. P. Harrison J-. H» Grover B. M. Gardner 0. Longbottom A. Fisher H. Merrifield W. W. Alcorn C, A. Eriekson Henry Ourren M. Schenck W. H. Colby N. Cotton Total No. of delegates 31. Each ward and township are requested to select one of their number to be a member of the county central committee aud also one for each sub-district to be a township committee of which the member of the county central committee from that township shall be chairman, and report the same at our county convention. C. 0. OHVUK, Chairman. 03 83 49 70 73 24 59 25 25 87 13 19 16 71 10 03 59. 50 4 37 62 32 41 23 52 92 05 4 4 3 4 4 2 3 2 2 5 2 2 2 4 •1 3 3 1 2 3 2 3 2 3 5 4 A DEMOCRATIC SUBTERFUGE. Led by the New York Post and New York Times, Democratic papers all over the Country, have been making much ado over the fact that "no commercial tin plate is manufactured in the United States." What of it liretheren? The Eepublican press is willing to concede the point that commercial tin is not manufactured at present to any ex ten i in this country, for such is in fact the case. Republican papers have called attention to the fact that tin plate of a superior quality, has already been manufactured in the United States, since the passage of the McKinley bill, and such is the fact. It has been manufactured in a small way, chiefly as a matter of experiment, and that is all. It will be remembered how the Democratic papers declared that no tin plate could be made in this country, etc. Certain of the free- trade press, even went so far as to aver that we had no tin in this country from which to make tin plate. The fact that a superior article of tin plate, made of American tin by American work-men, has already been produced since the passage of the McKinley bill has been deemed worthy of note by the Republican papers. The way in which the "organs" are calling attention to the fact that no .commercial tin plate has yet been manufactured, is only a Democratic subterfuge and does not prove that it never will be. Will the Democratic party give us time to build a few tin plate mills, and put them in operation? Don't they know that it requires time to do that, and don't they know that the new duty on tin plate does not.go into effect until July 1st? The tin plate industry in this country, is already fulfilling the expectations of its friends. The following named works—11 in numder—for the manufacture of tin plate are already erected or in process of erection: 1. United States Iron and Tin Plate Company, limited, Demmeler, Pa. 2. P. H. Laufman <& Co., limited, Apollo, Pa. >.-, ....-..,,. 3. Norton Bros., Chicago. ,4. St. Lpuis Stamping Co.. St. Louis. Missouri. ' • *' ' 5. Britton Rolling Mil Co., Cleveland, THE COUNTY NEWS, To ConR«spoNi>KNTS .•—All coitdspondenCd for the BKPUBLIOAN should reach this office not later than Tuesday evening. Please bear this In mind. All communications to the BKPUBMOAK— including news letters-must be signed by the author to Insure publication. BUFFALO FORK. Special Correspondence. BUFFALO FORK, June 9.—The new M. E. church will be dedicated Sunday the 21st of > June. Rev. Luce and several other ministers are expected to be present. Friends from a distance Will be furnished entertainment. FENTON. Special Correspondence. FENTON June 9.—J. L. Reed's father from Oxford, Wisconsin, has been visiting him during the past week. Mr. O. C. Tibbits and daughter, who have been sick so long with consumption, are still very low, and there is no hope of their recovery. The' rains have settled some of the cut worms. The Republican caucus is called to be held at the Webster school house, Wednesday, the 17th. Every Republican is requested to corae out. UNION. Special Correspondence. UNION. TWP., June 9.—Mr. Hare spent a few days last week at West Bend, visiting the family of A. Younie. Jpe Hofius and family spent Sunday at Jos. Thompson's. Thos. Hanna's spent Sunday with their daughter, Mrs. M. Schemck. Geo. Belton and family, of Irvington township, spent Sunday at Mr. Thompson's. Frank Shroufe and wife spent Saturday and Sunday at Mr. Jackson's, west of Bancroft, TOWNSHIP PRIMARIES. Tne township primaries, to elect delegates to the county convention of J^uno 39, will be held as follows: Ramsay—At the school house in district No. 1, June 18th, 4 o'clock p. m. H. MBHBJI-'IELD, Com. Fenton —At the Webster school house Wednesday evening evening, June 17th. J.I/. BLUHT, Com. AlKonti, and Ward—At the Wigwam Thursday evening, June 18th, at 7 :30 p. M. * C. M. DOXSBE, Com. ANNOUNCEMENT. LOGAN TWP. CLAY Co. IA., June 3rd, 1891. ED. REPUBLICAN : Please announce that at the request of friends in several counties of the 47th district, I am a candidate for State Senator, subject to the decision of the republican primaries. FRANK W. CALKINS. The Democratic papers are rejoicing over the fact that no commercial tin plate to speak of, has yet been made in America. .They all seem to be glad of it: if consistent they ace glad of it. The Farm and Home says that "This attempt to cram the sub-treasury scheme down the throats of the farmers won't work." The Western Rural which is a strong alliance paper says; If legislation has been oppressive, if tbe old parties have passed unjust laws and legislated in favor of classes, and neglected the interests of the toiling ^millions, the remedy is not retaliation, and the new national movement which "all sbape the policy of the government i broader, aaa higher lines of action, «J11 not be assisted toto creation by the Keelar&tion of principles, as a whole, ad- y'jpted at •Cincinnati. The farm/presjf iu pot committed to /to tbe CiooiBii^l movement. Nearly every farm paper i» the Country that does not condemn it ignores it. The farmers are not "in it." A YEAM OF PROSPERITY The REPUWOAF is BOW a ten page paper. An increasing patronage, has made the two extra pages advisable, and fc a lack of space, has made tbem a necessity. Our subscription lift bw beep steadily growing, during the p&et twelve months, and at tbe same time, our advertising patronage has had a steady increase. B has been a year of prosperity for tbe and we have felt under i to give our patrofls § larger, , and in every way, »b*|^»tws- Besides this desire to keep abrupt. Ohio. 6. Somers Bros., Brooklyn, N. Y. 7. Lewis Steel- Sheet and Tin Plate Co., Joliet, 111. ' 8. Welsh American Tin Plate-Co., Philadelphia. 9. Chicago Tin Plate Co., Chicago. 10. A. L. Conger & Co., Elwood, Ind. 11. Anderson Tin Plate Co., Anderson, Ind. There are more to follow. A meeting of manufacturers who have already entered or purpose to enter upon the manufacture of tin plate was held in Pittsburg May 20 and an organization effected under the name "Tinned Plate Manufac turers Association of the United States." Twentd six firms and companies were represented in the meeting. If the next congress can be prevented from disturbing the tariff, there is no doubt but that within the next few years we will not only be making commercial tin plate but making enough and more than enough to supply the American market. This will be of incalculable benefit to the entire country, from the tin mines of California to the tin factories of New York. Meanwhile, what of the tax on the tin dinner pail in which the poor laboring man carries his dinner? A tin plate importer down in Boston.re- cently gave in his testimony to the Boston Post to the effect that whereas he is now paying the Welsh tin trust 17 shillings and 6 pence per box for ordinary coke tin he has offers as low as 18 shillings 3 pence for July delivery after the "infamous" tax takes effect. This is pointed to by the Post as corroborating the statement made recently by a Welchman, that the foreign manufacturers would pay the increased duty rather than surrender the American market. If there is any satisfaction to the Democratic papers now in talking about tin plate they should improve the opportunity for the hour of their satisfaction will soon be gone- Mrs. Herbert Bailey has been yery low with measles and a complication of diseases, asthma being tlie principal. At this writing she is considered a trifle better. Myron Clapsaddle spent a few days at LuVerne visiting relatives. Mr. Hare sports a fine new cart and single harness. Give an account of yourself Myron. Mrs. Dell Shrouf and sister-in-law spent Tuesday and Wednesday at Will Shrouf's near Wesley. Will Donovan was around canvassing for the Grange Insurance Company. He met with great success in these parts. Louie Jenkinson, son of W. F. Jenkln- son, took cold after having the measles and at this writing is very low. Thos. JSarchett and son Lloyd are out w.or.king on P. R. Sarchett's new house. It appears that the country still has charms for. Tom, ,$3 he seems very contented. Mr, and Mrs. Reibhoff have returned from Jessup; Mr. Reibhoff wanted to come home. Mrs. R. will go back soon to her sister, who is still very low. M. Godden has added very much to the appearance of his new house by having a porch built on. H. Schenck visited his daughter, Mrs. Winter, near Bancroft last week. A daughter arrived at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Patterson last week. Eugene Sarchett visited at Mr. Palmer's last Sunday. matlsffl, suffering great pain, the swelling in the limbs is now greatlv reduced and hopes are entertained for his speedy recovery, Mrs. t>. L. Newton formerly of this place, is visiting her aunt, Mrs. S. H. Carlisle, Mrs. Newton has the sympathy of her friends here In her recont great affliction. Mr. add Mrs. Yale have moved into their commodious new residence. Work on the Other new buildings in town is being pushed toward completion. The Ladies' Aid Society will meet with Mrs. C.C. Samson next Thursday afternoon at the usual hour. The ladies are preparing for a fair, and any articles donated to them for sale will .be thankfully receiv£d,their object is to assist in furnishing the Baptist church soon to be built. G. E. Boyle is enjoying a visit from his brother who resides in~Nevada. Mrs. J. R. Thornton of Algona is visiting Mrs. A. H. Hotelling this week, Mrs. Thornton was formerly Superintendant of our S, S. we are all glad to see her among us again. Our villige school closes next Friday, with a grand picnic to he held at S. M. Scotts grove, a mile north of town. Teachers and pupils will participate in the fun, the children are anticipating a huge treat, and they will probably arrive home at the close of the day tired but happy. Frfday evening June 12th' the Whitte more song Circle will give a concert at the school house admission twenty-five and fifteen cents, the object of the entertainment is to raise funds to purchase an organ for the new Baptist Church. Tlie programme for the evening will commence promptly at eight o'clock, come out everyone, the object is a worthy one and we promise you something well worth hearing. The Y. P. S. C. E. of this place elected their.officers for the coming year, last Sunday evening, one new active member was added to the Society. An appropriate motto for the next year, given by an observer. "He who ruleth his own spirit, is greater than he that taketh a city." Fred Stegman reports the loss of a very fine colt. Gored by a vicious bull. Our new harness shop is running full blast and turning out lots of work. A shoe shop is another new enterprise that will find a good business in Whittemore. SWEA Special Correspondence SWBA June 9.—A party of the young folks had a picnic at the lakes a week or so ago. There was also a large delegation from Bancroft up there at tbe same time. All enjoyed themselves very much, we are told. Miss Anna Richmond is back at Capt. Jeanson's, teaching, after a short vacation. Capt Jeanson and wife returned from the Conference at Sioux City, bringing with them Rev. Osdrink of Forest City, and Rev. Asplund of Des Moines. They, in company with Mr. and Mrs. Carl Anderson, Rev. Chas. Anderson and Edward Anderson left for the Conference at Forest City, last Thursday June 4th. Mr. Cyrus Buker closed his school in the northern part of Swea, two weeks ago, and began another farther south the next Monday. That is the way to do business. The Reading Circle met at the Center School house last Wednesdav June 3rd, and a highly enjoyable and profitable time was had by all. The biographies of Handel and Goethe were read, and the lives of Page and Hogarth were recited by Mr. C. Buker and Miss Emma Smith. The Choir furnished some excellent music, as it always does. The members of the Baptist church recently presented Capt. Jeanson with a beautiful silver tray and cake basket as a token of their esteem for him. The singing class, under the instruction of Rev. Chas. Anderson, is progressing nicely. Rev. Anderson is a student of Morgan Park school in Chicago and is out here in the service of the Baptist church for the summer. He is doing a good work for tbe young people in the line of music as well as in a moral way. Miss Emma Smith has charge of the class during his two weeks absence. RJLEY & YOUNG'S Combination SLAT and WIRE FENCE, It Is a fence for open countries, for It cannot be blown clown. If, Is the fencp. lot low lands, for It cannot be washed away. It destroys no ground whatever, and If beauty be considered mi advantage, it is the neatest and handsomest farm fence In the world. In short, it combines the good qualities of all fences In an eminent degree, and as soon as introduced will become the popular fence of the country. It is beautiful and durable. It is .strong and will increase the price of your farm far more than any other fence. It will last much longer than any other fence. It is a, great addition, occupies less ground, excludes less sunshine, has no superior as a fiMice. Jt is .stronger than nny other fence and will turn any .slock no matter how breachy. It is plainly visible and is not dangerous to stock like barb wire. The best horse fence In the world. It will protect all crops from a half grown chicken to a. wild ox. It is the most uniform, and by comparison of cost much the clifiapcst. Kept for sale in all parts of Kossut-h county. Made by Uiley & Young, Algona, Iowa, One of the earliest symptoms to attract the notice of one in failing health is a sensation of weariness without exuastion, particularly in the morniug, when the system after a night's rest should feel refreshed and vigorous. We guarantee these symptoms of disease removed, the system toned up and you made to feel like a new person if you will take Hallers Sarsaparilla and Burdock. Sold by Dr. L. A. Sheetz. SIFT1NGS. Tariff FicUircs. From the New York Press. Our exports of mowers and reapers are growing. During March of last year we exported jaSS.OOOwortb. and during March of this year, $427,000 worth. K IDD'S GEKIrt EB.4.DICATOK — Positively c LEDYARD. Special Correspondence. LEDYARD, June 9.—How did the show strike you? Mr. Price, of Racine, Wisconsin, has been visiting his offspring, which has been the centre of attraction in Kossuth Co, for some time past. While we are pleased with the product of his ingenuity as a complete and successful mechanical contrivance, we are impressed with the thought that it is not just calculated for this world. AVES1EY. Special Correspondence. WKSLEY, June 9.—The beautiful weath er-at present is booming vegetation and makes the husbandman feel glad all over. F. M. Butts went to Chicago on business to be gone a few weeks, ihen he will return and close up his business here for good./.- 1 The grain crops are doing extra well, and there are good prospects of big crops this season. There is a large acreage put in. Flax, if it brings good prices next fall will bring in lots of ready money, as everybody is busy seeding. If it yields well there will be one hundred thousand bushels marketed in Wesley this season. The editor of the Reporter is off seeing his brother, get married this week. The Fourth of July doings are going to be the biggest thing ever known in Wesley. LotsTof money has been raised to pay for oratory, horse races, fire works and amusements. Everybody come and put in a day of jolification. The president of the day is C. E. Oleson, and the vice presidents from surrounding towns are: Corwith, C. H. Payne; Stilson, Wm. Ward; Prairie, Kate Studor; Boone. Ed Lloyd; Britt, T. A. Way; Orthell, Thos. Gray ST.; Sexton, W. J. Hager; Buffalo, Robt. Lane; German, Henry Isenberger: Algona, D. A. Haggard; Plum Creek, P. Cain; Portland, G. C. Allen; Bancroft, A. Dinger; Ramsay, C. Wiltse; LuVerne, G. W. Hanna. Mrs. T. W. Sarchett and Miss Calahan, of Aljona, were visiting in Wesley Tues-' Huddersfield is one of the centers of British production of woolens. Its exports of woolen goods to the United States for the quarter ended June 30, 1891, were $245,000. For the quarter dnding December 81, 1890, under the new tariff they, fell to $96,000. Puddlers in northern counties of England get eight shillings a ton, or $1.94. .. cures all diseases, because it kills the microbes, and all anlmalciilae (in the liuman system). The air Inhaled, water drank, vegetables ami fruit eaten, are teemnm with these to the naked eye imperceptible llttleworrns, known by thft above names, causing catarrh, consumption. diabetes. Brian's di.s- ase, cancers. minors, and all so-nailed Incurable diseases. (Never known to fail to cure consumption, catarrhjdd- ney troubles, syphilis.) l!e,tailud in S2,S:j $5 sizes sent anywhere on reel., of price, or C-.O.D. if desired. The Am. Till & Mud. Co, royalty prop's. Spencer, clay Co. fa. Sold wholesale and retail in Algona by Dr. Sheet?., druggist. 20-9-yr No flies on my horse, no sir. Flies will not bother any horse where Haller's Barb Wire Liniment is used. We defy any one to produce as good a liniment for barb wire cuts and old sores. Heals like magic. Sold by Dr. L. A. Sheetz. GREAT FRENCH REMEDY. ' LADIES try Dr. LeDtic's Periodical Pills, from Paris, France. Established— Europe ,1839: England 1850 ; Canada 1878 : United States 1887. S3 or three boxes for S5. Positively remove all iitRKGULAiUTiF.s or mouey refunded. THE AMERICAN PILL CO., royalty proprietors, Spencer, la. The trade supplied by wholesale agents. H. Boswith & Sou, Milwaukee ; Kobt. Stevenson & Co. Chicago. Retailed by Dr. L. A, Sheetz, Algona. 19-40-yr In the v midland counties they eight shillings and sixpence, or get £.'-•;•, $3.06 The June Century has a,n interesting frontispiece portrait of George Miflin Dallas, formerly Vice preeideot of the United States. This portrait accompanies, the second and last instalment of the papers extracted from Mr. Dallas journal, written while he was American Minister to the Court of the Qzar Nicholas I. In this instalment he describes not only the gr«at luxury and splendor of the Court, but tells about hearing Toalberg, the great pianist, and Sonttg, the famous singer. A portrait of the Empress is printed with the article. "Oh! bow I dread to see my hair turning grey," is a remark made by so mjaoy ladies. If they only knew that 75 cents invested in one bottle of Beggs' Hwr Renewer would not only check 6 at once, but givo it a luxurious and glossy «pj , we IS.UQW that tbey wo to buy. We Mr. Resor has been busy the past week building his house. He has pushed the work rapidly, and will soon move his family, and become one of us. Rev. H. P. Blake, of New Richmond, Wis, preached to a large and appreciative audience at the new school-house, Sabbath afternoon and evening, John Whitmer and family are rejoicing over the advent of another baby daughter at their house, the 8th inst. That makes two. Who'll volunteer to keep count? Have you geen the display of summer hats at the Ledyard store? Come and get what suits you. They always make cut prices. We are pleased to report that those who visited the. Earibault Co. Hub, for the purpose of seeing Ringling Brothers great show, were not disappointed. The Ringling Brothers are gentlemen, fair and square in their dealings with the public, Miss. Hattie Cheeky, of Blue Earth City, has been engaged to teach our summer term of school. Mr. Wood, of Goldfleld, our coming beef-steak man, has the carpenter at work, and will soon be ready to furnish Ledyard people, with whatever they want, within the range of his line of business. • Peoble in this vicinity, are pleased with tfce Algona REPUBLICAN. We a'int fools. Our stirring machinist, C,. A. Ordway, has been building sheds and preparing to do a good business in hU line. Fred Jenks visited Algona, Saturday. A. M. Tuttle, who has sold out all his property here is going to Chicago to live in the future. We feel disappointed in losing our big hay man and citizen, but knowing our loss will be Chicago's gain. We bid the Dr. alast adieu. Elder Eyler, npw of Caliope, formerly pastor of the M. E. church at this place, is here this week calling on his old friends, and they are pleased to see Bro. E once more. F. A.. Howard having bought the A, M. Tuttla hay sheds here, intends to become a hay dealer. Ed Kunz says he can beat the world on soiling flpur at his store, as well as all otlfcr ar 1 cles found in a general mer- chandisej store., H. Me stock ; o: now iea<; A nov Jutchiu has opened a bran new goods at his new store and is y to cater to the old frieuus and customers wants of his as well as all the new ones that may be pleased to call OH him aid inspect his goods. In Pittsburg and other mills in the Western iron regions they get $5.50. BtUsou'tt Coming Invention. Edison is preparing a wonderful exhibition for the World's Fair at Chicago, in an interview he said: "I have a thing, in view, but the details are yet somewhat vague. My .intention is to have such a happy combination of photography and electricity that a man can sit in his own parlor and see depicted upon a curtain, the forms of the players in opera, upon a distant stage and to hear the voices of the singers. When this system is perfected, wbich will be in time for the fair, each little muscle of the singers' faces will be seen, every color of his or her attire will be exactly reproduced and the stride and i other positione will be as natural as those of the living characters." ••• |— -*• ^ tf *" 4" • " ' '' Is your hair falling out or tuining grey? If so, try Beggs' Hair Renewer. It will stop it at once. Sold by F. W Dingley. See our fine line of neckware and fancy shirts for men and boy's. ' GEO. L. GA^BKAITH & Co. 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. There is no need of any person being troubled with that dreaded disease Consumption, if they will use Haller's Sure Cure Cough Syrup. It is composed of the latest known remedies for that particular disease and used by the leading practitioners of our city. Sold by Dr. L. A. Sheetz. F. L. PARISH. S PECIAL ATTENTION will be given to all kinds of repairing, including Tinware, Gasoline Stoves, Gnus, Piiinqsaml Clothes Wringers. Am also prepared to put in Furnaces aud <lo plumbing and Gas Pipe fittiiiK. Iron and Tin roofing. Prompt attention will be given to all kinds 01 *vork in my Hue. South of court F. L. PARISH, NEWHDHE Ity and somthing of interest oc- Special Correspondence. ...... June, 9.-~The fine growing weather, and recent showers cause every one to wear happy smiles. 0«r*ick;one8 ate on the gain, Mr. Henry Munch ia slowly improving, bis daughter Mrs. Ed. Ingler arrived Wednesday morning from. DajsviUe Wisconsin to assist ia taking care Qf him. Tfco: curred "Tuesday afternoon. It was the presen;ation of a beautiful banner to the Weslej school. About 8 p. m. a procession formed and marched to the school buildiig. The banney was gotten up by subscrption from the enterprising citizens o! the town. After some preliminary w>rk erecting the flag pole and the HoistugbyP. M. Bacon and EdEoyjz Jr. thepreseirtation was duly made by Wm. Cray, formerly of Washington, D. C.. nov of Wesley, giving a discription of the 3rst United States flag and what it is at tie present time, containing 44 stars yepresmting the 44 states in the union, givinga glowing discription, After which Ft'was answered by Prof. Bifert, principal ,pf the school, accepting the banner ma patrioic epeecb which was well taken. The ejercisee then Closed with music by thescl^ol. Notice to Graders. The undersigned will receive bids up to noon of Saturday, June 2oth, for a grade between sections i and 12, aud 2 and n-99-so. Also grade between sections 17 and 20-98-29. Also grade between sections 24 and 25-97-30. Jiids will be received at the Bancroft post office, 36-37 U.H. PETEBS, Com. a OHIO* SQUARE. «, * ^Tomwum 1 ^IAWA.**- FOR SAUE BY LOUIS LESSINQ, ALGONA, Notice to Contractors. Notice is hereby given that proposals for the erection of a school house in sub-district No. 4, Portland township, in tbe county of Jtossutu, will be received st Ueo. E. MtuWe's store at Hurt, Iowa. wUere-plaus and specifications may be seeu. until oue o'clock p. m. July T, 1891, a| which time the contract wfll be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder. The board reserve tne right to reject any or all bids. • • WM. BHANOB, Pres. EBjfesT BACON, Bee. • 36-40 LBVI 'jCooiHMAK, Director • Correspondence. , June 7.—DIED—George , pf ttyington, died last Satr urday «f heart failure. The body was e big UmU interrejt 8$ ipri»gton on Sunday. The !fls8rr££ 1«inera, aejsp* will be preached aext 8tfi t Algon of June, IHr ^flf^& ^l^iBp^^,WR Notice. Notice is hereby given to all parties interested, tbajon tbe 4th day of March, 1891. tbe undersigned was appointed by the Circuit Court of Kossuth County, Iowa, executor of the last will and Testament of Fredrick Jtocaevdauz, deceased, late of s»ld county. All persous Indebted to said estate will niake payment to tbe undersigned, and those baying claims against the same, will present th property authenticated, to tbe said Co allowance. ~ '

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