The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa on November 18, 1891 · Page 1
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THE BANCROFT NEWS. J. A.. Editor. BANCROFT, IOWA, NOV. 18.1891. Chicago & North-Western B'y. NORTH Mixed way freight....n 43am passenger SOUTH Mixed 5 fffpm way freight....R 15am rassenger 2 ospm CHURCH DIRECTORY, B ANCROFT rilESHYTKRIAN OHtTttCH. holds services in tl)e school bouse, Sunday School at 3 p. in., preaching service at 4 p. m., prayer meeting Thursday evening. Kverybody Invited. UKV. U.WILLIAMS. Pastor. Our hay market is away up at present. B ANCROFT BWKniBH MJTHKKAN CHUUOH, mentim! morning and evening one Sunday in each mouth and two evening meetings in a month, Sunday School at, 12 m. each Sunday, Ladle's Aid Society meets every other Friday. BKV. A. ELF8TROM, Pastor. F IBST HAVTIST CHURCH, of Bancroft, preaching service each Sunday at 10 :30 it. m. and 8 p. ni.7 Sunday School at 12 m.. Lords supper the ilrst Sunday In each montli at l p. in., prayer meeting Thursday* evening, Loyalists meet on Sunday evening. Covenant meeting the.last Friday evening in each month, clioli pract.ce Saturday evening. Everybody invited, strangers especially weleome^ ^ , CUMMIN8> Pa9tor . B ANCROFT M. K. ciiunoH, preaching service each Sunday at 10 :30 a. m. and K p. m,, class meeting preceding each service at ringing of second bell, Sunday School at 12 in., Epworth League on Tuesday evening, prayer meeting Thursday evening, choir rehearsal Friday evening. Ladle's Aid Society meets Wed- nesdav afternoon. A cordial invitation is extended to all to attend these services. HKV. A. W. LUCE, Pastor. S T. JOHN'S CATHOLIC cHiTHCH. regular services : Instruction from 10 to 10 :30 a. in., high mass and sermon from 10 :30 to 12. "oly mass encli morning in the week at 7 a. m..Mar- ried Ladle's Society meets the first Sunday of everv month after the serin on. Young Ladle s Society meets the second Sunday of every month after the sermon, Young Men's Society meets tbo third Sunday of every month after the sermon. Kverybody is Invited to attend 16SO Se ' V . J. SCHKMMBL. Pastor. PICKED UP IN THK STKEET. How's this for winter V Fred Cauikins was in Bancroft last Saturday. Alex Wilson had business at the Hub last Saturday. Mark Sands is attending school at Ann Arbor, Michigan. B,. M. Richmond was at Algona last Thursday on business. C. W. Goddard has added a new porch to his residence lately. J. M. Cully of Fort Dodge had business in Bancroft last Friday. Revival services will begin at the M. E. church next Sunday evening. The Lutheran Fair at the schoolhouse last Friday evening was a success. Mrs. C. W. Parker, of Algona, visited with relatives in Bancroft last week. Miss Lillie Kundert, of Algona, was the guest of Miss Mattie Winkel last week. J. J. Kelly was over to Mason City four days last week seeing to his property at that place. Miss Cora^Berry of Iroquois Dakota is visiting with her sister Mrs. Fred H. Purely northwest of town. Sheriff Stephens was in town last Saturday, shaking hands with the boys as cordially as before election. August Fenske, the genial barber in Grose's barber shop, was at Algona on business several days last week. Mr. Colson of Sioux Rapids visited his daughter, Mrs. Goodge, and other relatives at this place last week. Last Saturdays papers brought the news that Samuel Mayne had been appointed postmaster at Bancroft. Bible day exercises at the Baptist church have been postponed until next Sunday evening. Everybody is invited. Rev. Luce went to Clarion last Monday to attend the Annual District Conference, which was held at that place last week. Ed. L. Mantor closed his school near Elmore last Friday and without taking any vacation began teaching again in the Alcorn district in Seneca township last Monday. W. S. Stahl's new hotel on North Portland street gives that vicinity a metropolitan appearance. By the way, this is getting to be quite a metropolis for trade and business any way. The city library is located in the State Bank. This is a noble collection of books and any person can receive enough benefit from such a library to Jodie Cunningham was at the hub last Friday. II. L. Langdon of Algona was a Bancroft visitor last week. The social at the Baptist church last Friday evening netted about $15. The I. O. O. F. talks of organizing a lodge in Bancroft in the near future. The schoolhouse lias been prepared for the opening of school next Monday. Frank and Fred Beckstrum went to Illinois last Thursday to visit friends Paul & Gray are running a bran new ad in our columns this week. Look at it. Rev. William's little child is improving, but is still very weak and exhausted. B. F. Wickwire reports that Steve Miller, our erstwhile drummer, is getting better. It is expected that'a private ball will be given at W. S. Stahl's new hotel next Friday evening. Geo. V. Davis, Jr.'s new house is enclosed, and before many fortnights he will be moving into it. Haas Austin begins his winter school in the Nelson district west of town a week from next Monday. Miss Adda Davison came home from her school in. Burt township to spend the Sabbath with her porents. Mrs. II. N. Renfrew left for Peotone, Illinois, last Friday morning. Her little grandson accompanied her. Miss Loll a Bartlett, of Portland, began her school in the Myers district in German township on Monday last. S. P. Hartshorn has moved into the Whitehill residence west of the track, where he will live during the winter. John Clausen the pioneer resturant man of Bancroft has sold his resturant to Peter Breiholtz of Armstrong Grove. Notice of Probate of Will. STATE OF IOWA, I oa Kossuth County, f HSl In the district court. To all whom It mav concern—Take notice. That there was illed in the ofllce of the Clerk of the District Court of Kossuth County, on the 2nd day of November, A. D. 1801, an Instrument in writing bearing date the 30th day of July, A. D. l»)i, and purporting to be the last Will and Testament of KhrenfrVed Geilenfeld. A. HUM1STON, AUCTIONEER. Will cry sales In any part of the county. 20 years' experience. Satisfaction guaranteed. late of said County, dewesused, was produced and publicly read by. me and that the 2d day of the next term of said Court, to be holden on the 7th day of December. A. D. 1801, at ihe Court Mouse In Algomt oforesald, lias been fixed for proving said Win : and at— o'clock — M. of Hie djiy above niontlonwl, all persons Interested are hereby notllled and required to appear in said Court, and show cause. If any they have, why said Instrument should not be probated and allowed as and for the last Will and Testament of said deceased. Dated, Algona. Iowa, November 2nd, A. D. isoi. A. A. UKUNSON, 5-7 Clerk of District Court. BANCROFT, IOWA, Artistic work guaranteed. Pictures en- arged at reasonable prices. Original Notice. STATE OP IOWA. {_ aa Kossuth County,) ss> District Court, December l mil. Turin. Alda E. Wilson against Chas. H. Wilson. To Chas. H, Wi'sou, defendant: You are hereby no till or! that there Is now on file a petition of the plaintiff in the above entitled action in the ofllce of the clerk of said court, claiming of vou a divorce from the bonds of matrimony on the grounds of cruel and inhuman treatmeut,desertion and habitual drunk enuess. and also claiming tlm custody of her child Nettle May Wilson ; and unless you appear thereto and defend on or before noon of the first day of the next December, 1801, term of said district court, to be begun and holden at the court house In Algonu in said county, on the 7th day of December, 1801, default will bo entered against yon.and judgment rcndeied thereon In accordance with said petition. DANHON linos., fi-7 I'laintiff's Attorney. T. M. OSTRANDER, Veterinary * Surgeon Bancroft, Iowa. Qas his barn ready for the sick and lame horses, so bring them along. Charges reasonable. Farmers and Traders Bank Is now settled in its newly arranged building in the RICHMOND BLOCK Where we are prepared to treat you In the Best of Style.h J The New Jewelry Store Is where you can get a bargain in Pine Watches, Olooks, Jewelry, Silverware. I make a specialty of repairing fine watches, gold rings, clocks, jewelry, etc. All work warranted. In Register ofllce. .T. J. KKU/V, Bancroft. Iowa. do- NOTICE To .Inc. K. McOutehio. ' You are hereby notmed that on the 3d day of Dec. 1888 the following described real estate, situated In the County of Kossuth, and State of Iowa: South west quarter of See. live (S) Twn. ninetysix (00) Uange twentyseven (27) west of 5 V. M. was sold by the treasurer of said county to Geo. C. Call who is now the lawful holder of the certificate of purchuse thereof. That the right nf redemption will expire and a deed tor said land be made unless redemption from such sale be made within ninety day.s from the completed service of tliis notice. Dated tills 5th day of Nov. A. D. 1801. 7-9 GEO. C. CALr,. Holder of Certificate. Your (Mew for Jot Worfc to the Editor of tie MS, Phoenix House, BANCROFT, IOWA. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and mestic exchange bought and sold. Collections made promptly and a general banking business transacted. Passenger tickets to or from the old countries sold at the lowest rates. Now running under new management. GALLION BROS. be able fee. to pay their $1. membership Dr. Tallman's Wjld West show has been heard from at Burlington.Kansas. They are on the way to Mexico, and from there they will take in California, Oregon and Washington, and from that place they will return home. The young people of the town gave a surprise party to Miss May Barslon last Thursday evening, it being the The Economy people are certainly on the road to success. You ask, why? Because they advertise. Look up their new ad this week. C. E. Mallovy returned from his Humboldt county trip last Saturday and reports a runaway among the ex-! citing adventures of the trip. Jas. V. Coleman goes to..Waterloo, la., this week, as a delegate from the local Epworth League to • the State Convention of Epworth Leagues. John Goodge is putting on an addition to his new home in South Bancroft. By the way, about sixteen new residences have gone up in South Bancroft alone in the past yeai 1 . liiee Brothers of Estherville have opened up a new barber shop over the; Economy store. They are some relation to the Boberts Brothers. Thei more competition the merrier it will be. Haas Austin's fine pointer dog, Bird, died last Monday from poison. Tliis was one of the most valuable bird dogs in the county and the miscreant who' dealt out the poison should be handled by the iron fingers of the law. While we do not wish to intrude upon the Portland correspondents territory we must remark that a church social in the country that netted $15 besides the fun is a decided success. Such was the case,at the Eddy social last Friday; evening. The I. O. G. T. program for next Saturday night is as follows: Song, Alma Smith; Essay, Lewis Cray; Excitation, Orvel Ostrander, Paper, Emma Smith; Debate, Besolved that the question of Prohibition in Iowa should be resubmitted to the people. Affirmative J. A. Freeh andJ. B. Streater. Negative G. W. Smith and Jas. V. Coleman; Song, Hilda Stinson; Recitation, Geo. A. Smith. A Bancroft man received one of the many "green goods" circulars and thinking this would be an easy way to make money, left for New York city, where the "queer" was supposed to be found, and on his arrival he was met by the sharpers and fleeced of his $300, which he was to give for 81,500 of the counterfeit, but after getting the $800 they made him believe that they would have, him arrested and this so .completely frightened the man that he immediately "pulled his freight" toward Bancroft, where he arrived last week, a poorer and a sadder but a wiser man. The funny part of the story is that he told the story on himself. Done anywhere In the'County At Bed M Prices, We guarantee— Plenty of Water Or no Pay. F. A. BRONSON -Dealer in-— Sewing Machines, Carpets, Pictures and Frames. BURIAL CASKETS. Undertaking- a Specialty. Correspondents and References. Metropolitan National Bank, Chicago, Illinois. Citizens' National Bank, Des Moines, Iowa. St. Paul National Bank, St. Paul, Minnesota. Farmers' National Bank, Hudson, New York. Richard Roosman, Claverack, New York. R. M. RICHMOND, A. B. RICHMOND, President. Cashier. Also in this building will be found the Pioneer Land,Loan and Insurance Agency of Bancroft, ESTABLISHED IN 18$ 1.. A large list of wild lands for sale. Improved farms and village property for sale or rent. Farm loan^on longest time and lowest rate of interest. Insurance written in ' six different companies. Call on or address us. K M. RICHMOND occasion of her 17th,birth4aT- being a complete surprise and all having a royal good tjme.jsonje very pretty and valuable presents were left as a token of their esteem. Twos. Sherman ylsiteo; his parents in Humboldt county last Wednesday and Thursday and while there secured quite a curiosity in tho form of a wasps nest from, the woods near his b,9«*e. neat ia If you want to hire a livery rig, & Pearson have just the outfit for you. Call on them- Everyone that Buyeth, Go TO CROWEL'S ECONOMY STORE Hey Buy for Cask and they Sell for Cash! Hence they cannot ibe, will not be, an'd are not Undersold. They have just received a most complete-Hue .of Prints, Ginghams, Dress Goods (in- eluding Kress Flannels'in great variety), Bed Blankets, Hosiery, etc., etc. Also Caps;-Gloves and Mittens, Shoes, Overshoes, Knit Boots; German Socks, Woolen .'Socks, etc. A Magnificent Line i0f Underwear of All Qualities to fit All Sizes from the Infantfto the Giant, and Ove,rshiiits as well to suit the Granger or Swell Millinery, Millinery, Millinery. Mrs. Crowell will fit the Ladies neat, quick and •cheap in. either Hat, Hood or Fascinator and in toe Very Latest Style. Remember the Place: Crowd's "Economy Store." -Agent for- Callanan & Savery LANDS! m i"',," 1 r(T! Bancroft is the Place and are the boys who keep W. D f Johnson & Co.'s People with impure blood may be said to exist, not live, Ljfe is jobbed of half its joys when the blopd is loaded with impurities and disease. Correct this con* dition with DeWitt's j§to$ajMuriUft, it is reliable. _ _ . _.••.;-. Maud i9 h»ppy in: the f young maa who is a •oonnjuctor'pn a ' "' for sale. TWs coal has no rival in Iowa. It is mined at Boonesboro, Iowa, and we have the exclusive agency at Bancroft. You cannot buy it of any one else in Bancroft Men from around Burt and Ledyard buy of vs. Seneca Creftnjejry Men s|iy Call on him and get prices and terms. He can suit you in the selection of both ! wild and improved lands, S. W. Gallanan, Bancroft, Iowa. Phoenii Livery, Feed and Sale •••••• • • p «JL The finest turnouts furnished on short notice and at reasonable figures. Give us a trial; we are sure to suit. G. F, HOLLOWAY. it is BESf $,tan more .than the Boone Coal bought from others here COAL If you want the "News" in every sense of word, about Bancroft, aa£ wan.t a per that is the best, get th> REPUBLICAN AND price of one *WS*'

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