The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa on October 14, 1891 · Page 3
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Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, October 14, 1891
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THE CROFT NEWS. J. .A.. »dlto*. BANCROFT, IOWA, OCT. 14, 1891, Chicago & North-Western B'y. NORTH Mixed 9 Ham •way freight.... 11 43am passenger 4 08pm SOUTH Mixed 5 07pm •way freight....8 15am passenger 2 05pm CHURCH DIRECTORY. B ANCROFT PRESBYTERIAN CHUBCH. holds services In the school house, Sunday •School at 3 p. m.. preaching service at 4 p. in., /prayer meeting Thursday evening. Everybody invited. BKV. D. WILLIAMS, Pastor. B ANCROFT SWEDISH T/UTHKHAN CHURCH, meeting morning and evening one Sunday i in each month and two evening meetings in a month, Sunday School at 12 m. each Sunday, Ladle's Aid Society meets every other Friday. HKV. A. KLFSTROM, Pastor. F ftEB METHODIST CHURCH, PreaCllltlK BOr- vico at Warner school house at 10 o'clock a.m.. at Bancrolt school house at 2 p.m. and ;at Rratland school house at 8 p. m. j all of these services on the same Sabbath every two weeks. KEY OUAS. NOLTB, Pastor. F IBST BAPTIST CHURCH, of Bancroft, preaching service each Sunday at 10:30 ». m. ana ;8 p. m." Sunday School at 12 m.. Lords supper the first Sunday in each month at 1 p. in., prayer meeting Thursday evening, Loyalists meet OB Tuesday evening, Covenant meeting the last Friday evening in .each month, choir practice Saturday evening. Everybody Invited, strangers especially welcome. _ ^ * REV. U A. UMMINS. Pastor. B ANCROFT M. E. CHURCH, preaching service each Sunday at, 10-.30 a. m. and 8 p.m., class meeting preceding each service at ringing of second bell, Sunday School at 12 m., Epworth League on Tuesday evening, prayer meeting TTiursday evening, choir rehearsal Friday evening. Ladie's Aid Society meets Wednesday afternoon. A cordial Invitation is extended to all to attend these services. KEY. A. W. LUCE, Pastor. S T. JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, regular services : Instvuctlou from 10 to 10 :30 a. m., E.H. Clarke was up from Algona last Wednesday. We are glad to hear more rumors of that grist mill. Will Hall, of Algona, was seen on our streets yesterday. Mrs. M. L. CaiT visited friends at Burt over Sunday last. This splendid rain means easier fall plowing for the farmer. B. E. Davison has sold his Portland township farm for $3,000. Father Schemmel had business at the county seat last Monday. Col. B. II. Spencer was in Bancroft last Wednesday on business. Milton Starr was in Bancroft inspecting the post office last Friday. A. A. Call made a business trip to Bancroft last Monday morning. J. B. Jones, the Ledyard real estate man, was in this city yesterday. J. W. Sullivan, the Algona attorney was in town on business last week. Swan Hanson, who lives north of town, will have a aale next Friday. E. S. Streator sold his farm in Portland township for $22 per acre, last week. A fine poultry yard fence adorns the yard back of F. B. Anderson's residence. Misses Kennedy and Wallace spent high mass and sermon from 10.-30 to 12, Holy mass each morning hi the week at 7 a. m.,Mar- ried Ladle's Society meets the first Sunday of every month after the sermon. Young Ladle's .-Society meets the second Sunday of every month after the sermon, Young Men's Society meets ithe third Sunday of every month after the sermon. Everybody is invited to attend these iservices. FATHER A. J. SCHEMMEL, Pastor. PICKED UP IN THE STREET. Dr. Morse of Algona was in town last Monday. Sam Mayne was at the hub last Monday on business. A. A. Grose will teach the Greenwood school this winter. C. W. Koeble, of Winnebago City, was in town last Monday. Bancroft did succeed in getting one candidate for office this fall. G-. W. Sweet's house in South Bancroft, is wearing completion. Dr. G. T. West of Algona had bus- ness in Bancroft last Monday. It looks rather odd to see Conductor Hoover running a freight train. J. C. Patterson and E. E. Sayers were in Bancroft last Thursday. Dell Barslou has some very large potatoes on exhibition at his fathers store. The democrats of Greenwood will turn out in good shape to hear Gov. Boies. J. J, Kelly's house on the hill is enclosed and is being rapidly pushed to completion. Father Schemmel's German class is taking on immense proportions and will no doubt bo a success. H. W. Phelps is preparing to build ia residence west of J, C. Stahl's. This ibegins to look suspicious, II«rry. Geo. Nemmer's house in 'the south part of town is raised and enclosed am A man who has practiced medicine for 40 years, ought to know salt from sugar: read what he says: TOLEDO, O.,Jan. 10,1887. Messrs. F. J. Cheney & Co.—Gentlemen:—I have bfien in the general practice of medicine for most 40 years, and would say that in all my practice and experience have never seen a preparation that I could perscribe with as much confidence of success as I can Hall's Catarrh Cure, manufactured by you. Have proscribed it a great many limes and its effect is wonderful, and would say in conclusion that I have yet to find a case of Catarrh that I would not cure, if they would take it according to directions. Yours Truly, L. L. Gonsucn, M. D. Office 215, Summit St. We will give $100 for any case of Catarrh that cannot he cured with Hall's Catarrh Cure, Taken internally. F. J. CHENEY &Co., Props., Toledo O. by Druggists, 75c. 51—54. A. HUM1STON, AUCTIONEER. Will cry sales In any part of the county. 20 years' experience. Satisfaction guaranteed. GALLION BROS. Done anywhere In the County At Bet M Prices, We guarantee— T. M. OSTRANDEE, Veterinary + Surgeon Bancroft, Iowa. Has his barn ready for the sick and lame horses, so bring them along. Charges reasonable. F.A.BRONSON -Dealer in- O. E. Bliss will soon have it finished. the Sabbath at their homes in and neai Algona. Bancroft inimrods are shooting quite| The room at the rear off the State a number of what are called jack rab-l Bank is being painted and made ready Hurrah for Ben Heed. Willis Hallockwasin town several •days last week. Judge Cook stopped off the train last Monday morning. F. B. Ward has his new house and ibarn nearly completed. .J. J< Wilson, of Algona, was in town last Monday on business. .•Some fine new shutters are being put into the new Masonic hall. Henry Durant visited friends in Bancroft several days last week. •Remember the Chinese entertainment at the M. E. church tonight. Z. Roberts was down from St. Anthony's Park last Wednesday. Jno. Young, of Traer, was in Bancroft on business last Thursday. Thos. Gannon went to Milwaukee for a week's stay on business-Thursday. Peter McCormick, a brother of Mrs. W. W. Wilson, was in town several days last week. Fred Goodig, of Sioux llapids, was here visiting with his brother of this place last week. Miss Minnie Johnson gave a party to her young friends last Tuesday evening. A good time was had. J. I-I. Grover sold $1500 worth of steers during the last week. Who says farming don't pay? S. A. Zickart is -'papa" now. The boy arrived last Sunday afternoon, and is said to be a big one. Frank Bing, of Winnebago City, Minn., was down visiting his old college chum, Ben Mayhew, last week. Bev. Luce gave a very entertaining and instructive temperance sermon at the Baptist church last Sunday evening. Bufus Davison returned home to Murray, Iowa, last Wednesday, after quite an extended visit with relatives in this county. C. A. Hotelling, of Whitternore,was in town last week getting ready a hay press, which they will run in Bancroft during the winter. Wm. Musson traded the Phoenix House for Nebraska lands, last week. O. T. Brighana will continue as manager until next July. Frank Hill, one of Livermore's good barbers, is here taking B. F, Grose's place in the barber shop. Mr. Crose continues to improve in health. Miss Adda Davidson attended the Northern Iowa Baptist Association at Livermore, as a delegate from the Loyalists and the Baptist church. bits at present. Mrs. II. I. Brayton went to Jordan, Minn., one day last week to visit with a sister and friends. Rev. L. A. Cummins attended the Northern Iowa Baptist Association at Livermore last week. S. P. Hartshorn has been very sick during the past week. He is some better than at first but is still weak. The Loyalists gave a cordial invitation to all to attend their regular meetings each Tuesday evening at the Baptist church. We hasten to correct the statement made last week that A. Smith's child was .sick, by saying that his wife, and not ills child, was .sick. II. S. Langdon has been in town for nearly a week with a carload of Snow apples bought southwest of DesMoines which he has been retailing out at this place. I Mrs. Johnson of Dakota a daughter; of F. W. Drake who has been visiting j relatives and friends at this place for! a short time returned home last: Monday. J. J, Kelly is starting.a new jewelry and repair shop in the front of the Register office. Mr. Kelly is a good workman and we presume he will do a good business. The C. & N.-W. had another of their freaks of generosity in not giving Bancroft a special train to the Algona rally when the requisite number of passengers could be guaranteed. Peter Smith of LeMars who 1ms been hero attending the Wedding of his daughter Miss Annie and also visiting his brother-in-law J. B. Mousel returned home last Monday. Henry Bobu takes the cake for big potatoes. He has deposited at the Farmers' and Traders bank one potato that weighs 2 pounds and also 4 potatoes that weigh 7 pounds. Miss Mary Musson was given a surprise party last night by her many young Mends in town, it being the occasion of her 19th birthday. A royal good time was had until a lato hour by the young people. If prohibition don't prohibit, as its enemies say, what are those interested in the liquor trafiic kicking about.Why not go right on and sell more liquor than they did before the law was enacted? They know it cannot be done, D. B. Sterling has the front room of the new Flour Exchange fitted up as a storage and salesroom for pumps which makes a neat and convenient place for the business and we doubt not that he will do a good business in the new quarters. John Nemmers, who has recently arrived from Jackson county, has bought for an office to be occupied by Dr Busby. In the horse race between the steed of G. F. Holloway andFVT. Storrs onj Saturday last the latter's horse proved! the faster. • I A. Humiston is building a house on' his farm southeast of town the dimensions of which will be 16x24 with an L the same^size. Has Austin is building a new banv He will 'live in Bancroft during the coming winter and go ito his appointments from here. McLaughlin & Co. hnve been adorning and adding to the beauty of their place by a new coat of paint administered by David Smith. It is especially desired that every Republican should attend the meeting of the Republican Club -next Monday night at Anderson's carpenter shop. Alfred Leonard had the misfortune to stick a pitchfork, into liis foot clear to the bone last Monday and will be laid up for some time in consequence. To show the amount of business that ! Is being done in Bancroft it would not • be amiss .to state that a train switched; for three hours one day last week. • C. A. Tellier, one of Eossuth's first class teachers, is a candidate for county surveyor, and his many teacher friends will wish him success at the polls. Mr. and Mrs.X. C. Leonard, of Kewaunee, Illinois, who have been visiting with their brother, A. JST. Leonard and family, for some time, returned home lust Monday. H. II. McChane and wife and daughter of Seneca started for a visit with relatives and friends at Sheldon and from there they will go to th« Sioux City corn palace. Wm. Baudeh, of Chain Lakes, has been hauling flax to Fairmont, Minn., where they have been paying ten cents more per bushel for flax than at Bancroft, but one day Mr. Rauden hauled the same load with the same sacks to Bancroft and received $2 more money than he did at Fairmont, and when this was repeated the next day he and his neighbors concluded that Bancroft was the place to haul their grain, where they have been hauling it ever since, It isn't always the price but it is the weights that count. THE YELLOWSTONE PARK USE, The Northern Pacific Wonderland embraces a list of atractlons simply unequalled. The Twin Cities of 8t. Piuil and Minneapolis at the head of navigation on the Mississippi, Duluth, Ash land and the Superiors tit the hend if Lake Superior ; to the westward, the Lake 'ark Reirlon of Minnesota, the Ked Klvcr Valey of the Yellowstone, Yellowstone National ?ark. Bozenmn amltlic Gull lit in Valley, Helena md Butte, Mlssonla and the Bitter Root valley, Clark's Fork of the Columbia, Lakes Tend d' Orellle and Coeur d' Alene, Spokane City and Falls, Patouse, Walla Walla. Hitf Bend and Yak I ma agricultural districts. Mt. Tacmna and the Cascade Mountains, Tacoma, Seattle, 1'uy- allup Vnlley, Snoqualinn Falls I'uget Sound, the Columbia Hiver. Portland and the Willamette Valley, O ray's Hnrtwr and City Wlllapa Harbor and 'Oity or South Bend, Victoria on Vancouver's Island, Alasl;a on (he north, and California on the south. Tire .Northern I'aciftcruns t\\o daily express trains with Dining Car and complete Pullman Service between St. Paul and Tacoma and Portland, viM Helena and Butte with Through Tourist anil Vestibule^ 1'ullnian Sleepers from and to Chicago via Wisconsin Central, and first class through sleeping cur servlne in e<m- nection with the Clwuago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Ry. Passengers from tho east leaving St. Louis in the forenoon and 'Chicago in tins afternoon, will make close connections with the morning train out of St. Paiil at 9 :oo a. m. following day ,-leaving Chicago at night, connection will be made with Train No. 1, leaving St. Paul 4 :15 the next afternoon. Yellowstone Dark Season, Juno 1st to October 1st, District Passemwr Agents of the Nor-tihern Pacific Railroad will take pleasure in supplying information, rates, maps, time tables, etc.. or application can be made to OH AS. S. KEE,-Ci. P. A.. St Paul, Minn. Write to above address for the latest and best map yet published of Alaska—just out. Plenty of Water Or no Pay. Sewing Machines, Carpets, Pictures and Frames. BURIAL CASKETS. Undertaking a Specialty. F. A. KENYON le BANCROFT, IOWA. Phoenix House, BANCROFT, IOWA. IJSir Now running.under new management. -Agent for Address: Can be made in 6 months selling Tunison's Atlases, Charts unil Wall Mnps. Particulars free. H. C TUNISON, Chicago, Bis. This space is reserved for Dr JL. K. Garfield, who will sell U .any bicycle not •represented by Agts. in Algona X Call on him and get prices and terms. He can suit you in the selection of both wild and improved lands. S. W. Callanan, Bancroft, Iowa. Every day scos some new book, but wo have' 5ccn rcocntly not one of such general interest to the farmer aa that published by " JONES OF HINGHAMTON," at Binglmmton, N. TL, en- •itlod " Rjfits about Scales," and gives '.costs, mtents, &e., and is Bent free as an iaeut. A postal card will get it. BUSINESS I.OCAI-S. A young child of Alex Wilson's was taken dangerously ill last Sunday afternoon. We have not learned the condition of the child since that time. A. B. Clarke and Marsh Stephens were up from the hub one day last week and sufliciently patched up a peace that they both went home 011 the same train- Everybody is admiring some white corn that Jack lloberts has been hauling in, which was raised on his farm. We understand that his corn is going 65 bushels to the acre. E. L. Ward and J. J. Budlong will start a lumber yard at IM Verne if tbe ground can be secured. Ed has been 4owu to sea about it during the W6$E conduct the business if a the W. E. Jordan residence and also the Ostrander farm, owned by Mr. Jordan. Mr. Jordan will move to Evaustowu, Illinois,in the uear future. Wo have not learned what business W. E. will go into, and Bancroft will be sorry to lose one of its pioneers. Married—At the M. E. parsonage in Algona, on Thursday, Oct. 8, 1891, by llev. Flanigan of that place, Mr. A. B. Buss, of Iowa Falls, and Miss Eflie Bogeurief, of the same place. Mr. lluss is one of the new comers in these parts and his land is located 6 miles northeast of Bancroft. During his short stay here he has made a very favorable impression. Mrs. Buss is one of the most respected and popular ladies of Iowa, Fallr 1 and the bids them welcome to their NOTIC1S, The merchants of the town of Bancroft will take notice to keep their places of business closed on Sunday according to tho ordinance passed by the town Council. WM. MUBSOK, City Marshal. If you want to hire a livery rig, Kinne & Pearson have just the outfit for you. Call oa them. Perfect action and perfect health result from the use of De Witt's Little Early Risers, a perfect little pill. Look Here! C. E. Mallory has plenty of old corn for sale. * Da Witts Sarsaprilla cleauses the blood, increases the appetite and tones up the system. 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Our instruments have a rich volume of tone, pure and of long sustaining, singing quality. Our cases are double veneered inside and outside, thus avoiding the checking and warping. Our key-bottoms are framed together like a door, and therefore (bound to keep straight. Our patent music rack is the plainest and yet most serviceable iu existence Our patent fall board is a novelty and of the most piactic*! usefulness. The patent repeating action is highly appreciated by expert players, as well as by scholars. Tlie patent tuning-pin fastening, only used in our pianos, is the most important improvement ever invented; the tuning pin being inserted only .'in the full iron frame thus lessening the liability of stretching and loosing of the springs, so commonly found in piauos with wooden wrest plants. "We challenge the world that our piano will stand longer in tuue any other made in the ordinary way. Special prices to introduce these piauos where we have uo agent. 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