The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa on December 2, 1891 · Page 3
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The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa · Page 3

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, December 2, 1891
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THE BANCROFT NEWS A.. BANCROFT, IOWA, DEO. 2, 1891. Chicago & North-Western R'y. SORTS Mixed » lift'" fray freight....n *?"V n passenger 4 Ospm SOUTH Mixed 5 07pm Way freight....R 15am i-assetiRer a ospm CHURCH DIRECTORY. B ANCROFT PRH811YTWBIA.S CHURCH, servlcca in the school house, Snnilay School at 3 p. in., preaching service at 4 p. m., prayer meeting Thursday evening. Everybody Invited. RKV.D.WIIJJAMS, Pastor. B ANCROFT SWEDISH TAJTHKRAN CHURCH, meeting morning and evening one Sunday In eacli month and two evening meetings in a month, Sunday School at 12 in. each Sunday, Ladle's Aid Society meets every other Friday. UHV. A. KuwrnoM, Pastor, IBST HAi'TiBT fjHoncH, of Bancroft, preach Ing service each Sunday at 10 :30 a. m. and 8 p. in., Sunday School at 12 m.. Lords supper the first Sunday in each month at 1 p. in., prayer meeting Thursday evening, Loyalists meet on Sunday evening. Covenant meeting tne last Friday evenlna in each mouth, choir practice Saturday evening. Everybody Invited, strangers especially welcome. KKV. L. A. ;CUMMINS. Pastor. B ANCROFT M. K. cituiiOH, 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 in., Ep•worth League on Tuesday evening, prayer meeting Thursday evening, choir rehearsal Friday evening. Ladle's Aid Society meets Wednesday afternoon. A cordial invitation is extended to all to attend these, services. , UKV. A. W. LUCE, Pastor. S T. .JOHN'S CHURCH, regular ser' high mass and sermon from io:30toi2. Holy mass each morning In the week at 7 a. m., Married Ladle's Society meets the llrst 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 the third Sunday of every month after the sermon. Everybody is invited to attend these services. KATIIEK A. J. SOHEMMKL, Pastor, PICKED Ul* IN THK STREET. Teachers are scarce up this way. 21 below zero last Sunday morning. C. C. Chubb spent last Sabbuth at Bancroft. J. J Kelly is receiving a fine stock of holiday goods. E. L. Ward was a visitor at the hub last Wednesday. ^Schools were generally closed on Thanksgiving day. Jnd Hatch canie up from Burt to spend Thanksgiving. Mrs.IIenry Johnson is very sick with the grippe at present. Dr. Busby was ' called to attend a case in Elmore last week. B. E. Bavison is the butter maker at the creamery at present. E. E. Gray began his school in the Hedge district last Monday. J. B. Jones of Ledyard was in town the latter part of last week. A little son of Manuel Hawkes, west of town, is sick with lung fever. Andrew Larson went to Ames last Saturday to take a dairy course. H. Austin began his school in the Jens Nelson district last Monday. The receipts of the oyster supper at the Good Templars Hall were $12.50. Tis said, aud maybe 'tis time that a Avedrling will soon take place in this burg. Miss Eva Whitney was the guest of Miss Mattie Warner during Thanksgiving. A little child of Mr. Isenberger of German township is reported as being very sick. T. J. Windon the Waverly cattle man had business in Bancroft a number of days lately. It is said that Pete Hanson has a libel suit on his hands and also that he could win. How is it Pete? F. A. Bronsou took his thanksgiving dinner with Steve Miller at Webster City and returned on Friday last. Frank Winters began his llrst school in llamsay township last week. We wish you success in the noble profession Frank. Pell Barslou finished husking a field of fifteen acres of corn last week that yielded fifty-seven bushels per acre. Pretty good. If prohibition was right before election, why is it not right now as well? And if it is right what is the use of changing front on the question now. New bells have been received by the Lutheran and Baptist churches and ' we presume that when they are raised there will be no lack of noise to announce church services. After trying the experiment of another barber shop in Bancroft a few days, Bice Bros; concluded it would not pay, so they sold their chair to Frank Crose and have left. Those who Ipye to trip the light fantastic toe had a good time at W. 8. Stahls Thanksgiving night. It was quite a success financially also, as 46 numbers were sold at $1.25 apiece. It is commonly renprted that the Elmore mill company have bought the M. L. Clarke was up laat Friday on business. II. P. Hatch was up from Algona last week. E. S. Streater was at Algona one day last week. A. D. Clarke was in town last Monday on business. Fred Caulkins spent the Sabbath at Algona 'tis said. Bert Streater visited friends in Portland last Sabbath. Mrs. S. J. O'Neill of Burt was in town last Saturday. Little Rome Johnson has been very ill for a week past. Miss Lillie Johnson lias been very sick for some time past. L. L. Sample of Humboldt was in Bancroft last Wednesday. Henry Merrifield went to Chicago with a carload of his cattle. We have a coal famine and if it keeps on it will be a cold one. Harry Simpkins has gone to Bancroft to clerk in Woodworths store. A. A. Crose began his school in the Greenwood district last Monday. F. A. Kenyon the tall pine of Ledyard was down the latter part of last week. We understand that the Catholic church will have a new bell in the near future. Cliff Stockwell spent the Sabbath in Portland township and vicinity last Sabbath. Mrs. Dr. Morse of Algona spent Thanksgiving with Prof. Anderson and wife. Bay Johnson is clerking in his fathers' store again after being ill for some time. Holder Trast expects to move into the rooms over Crowels store in the near future. The regular Covenant meeting of the Baptist church Avill be held next Friday evening. Mrs. Dr. Morse spent her Thanksgiving with Prof. Anderson and family of this place. The Masonic lodge holds their annual election of officers at their next regular meeting. Rev. Williams expects a brother from Grinnell to make him a visit the latter part of the week. Mrs. Hattie Walkins will remain and visit with friends in this vicinity until after the holidays. Win. Farrow began the erection of n large new barn on his place east of town last Monday. Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Wiekwire spent their Thanksgiving with James Wood and family of Ledyard, The Presbyterian church will resume its regular Sunday afternoon services next Sunday at 4 o'clock. James Patterson now of Thornton Iowa, expects to visit Bancroft immediately after the holidays. Mrs. Ilattie Watkins who is visiting with the family of G. W. Sweet will remain until after the holidays. Bancroft will have a pantomine social in the near future, after the fashion of the one in Portland we presume. News comes from Illinois that Mrs. H. N. Renfrew was taken dangerously ill, but that she is now much better. Borne Woodworth has started to work for himself and went to work for Osborne Machine Company of Chicago. Abijah Batterson aud family are rejoicing over the-arrival of their first born one day last week. We did not learn the sex. Rev. Ward of Lake Mills has been asked to help Rev. Luce in the special meetings. It is not known whether he can be secured or not but he would certainly be a great help. If you want to hire a livery rig, Klnue & Pearson have just the outfit for you. Call on them. A.Sundstrom wants the people to know that he has now an expert •watchmaker that learnt'd his trade in the Horcologlcol schools of Europe and lie has worked at the bencli in this country for three and a half years. If something ails your wntch if you have a good watch, a watch that is complicated, a watch that you want to keep good lime, bring it to A. Sundstrom and you will have the job done in a workmanlike manner and at reasonable prices. Dress Reform. A. HUM1STON, AUCTIONEER. Will cry sales In any part of the county. 20 years' experience. Satisfaction guaranteed. BANCROFT, IOWA, Artistic work guaranteed. Pictures en- argecl at reasonable prices. T. M. OSTRANDER, Veterinary + Surgeon Bancroft, Iowa. Has Ills l>arn ready for the sick and lame horses, so bring tliein 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> Phoenix House, BANCROFT, IOWA. J "I think it's too mean for anything, the way my—er—you know, bag at tin knees." Now running under new management. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic 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. GALLION BROS. Done anywhere in the County At Bed M Prices, We guarantee- Plenty of later A Or no Pay. F.A.BRONSON -Dealer in- Blotser (writing to head of firm) Dear Sir—It will be impossible for ine t get down to business today, as my wife has worn my only pair of trousers to a meeting of the Chattalker Women's Dress .Reform association. I shall be on hand early tomorrow, as I intend to put them on when she retires and remain in them all night. Yours truly, Jay Blot- ser.—Life. Does Protection Protect? Certainly, in one instance, it does. Hood's Sarsaparilla is the great protection against the dangers of impure blood, and it will cure or prevent all diseases of this class. It hits well won its name of the best blood purifier by its many remarkable cures. 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, B. RICHMOND, President. Cashier. Also in this building will be found the Pioneer Land,Loan and Insurance Agency of Bancroft, ESTABLISHED IN 1881. A large list of wild lands for sale. Improved farms and village property for sale or rent. Farm loans on longest time and lowest rate of interest. Insurance written in six different companies. Call on or address us. (Hire Your Orders for Job forK to the Editor of the MS, R. M. RICHMOND lots where the Tawaaan blacksmith shop is located and wiU put up a steam rolling mill on them }n tjje spilng. Prank Crose has a4<Jfi4 another chair David Wilsou has been secured-again as night'watchman, and he began bis rounds last week. He is a faithful man at his post. Frit* Wolf a former popular blacksmith of Bancroft arrived last Monday to make a visit with G. F. Holloway and other friends. G. O. Austin had a very good cause to be thankful on Thanksgiving day on account of the arrival of a young lady of average weight on that day. Tom Cruse and Pete Suriver. of Ramsay had a corn husking match last week and it ijt saiej that the core- field looked as though a cyclone had struck it. B. S. Dau walked from Bancroft to his farm near liu Verne one day last week and drove 74 head of sheep the same distance. lie wade the trip in less than ten hours. The lacjjes of tbje JJ^pfcist A$ society and Foreign Missionary socjejfcy are requested to meet with ifrs. F. B. Anderson next Saturday afternoon. Everybody is invited. A company of Algona young people compospjl of Bessie Ittet, 'M$ud Cowen, Waite* Everyone that Buyeth, Go TO CROWEL'S ECONOMY STORE They Buy for Cash and they Sell for Cash! Hence they cannot be, will not be, and are not Undersold. They have just received a most complete Hue of Prints, Ginghams, Dress Goods (including Dress Flannels in great variety), Bed Blankets, Hosiery, etc., etc. Also Caps, Gloves and Mittens, Shoes, Overshoes, Knit Boots, German Socks, Woolen Socks, etc. A Magnificent Line of Underwear of All Qualities to fit All Sizes from the Infant to the Giant, and Overshirts as well to suit the Granger or Swell Millinery, Millinery, Millinery. Mrs. Crowell will fit the Ladies neat, quick and cheap in either Hat. Hood or Fascinator and in the Very Latest Style. Remembert he Place: Crowd's "Economy Store." -Agent for- Callanan & Savery Bancroft is the Place and a/u.ld* are tfre boys who keep W. D. Johnson & Co.'s Call on him and get prices and terms. He can suit you in the selection of both! •'* wild and improved lands. S. W, Callanan, Bancroft, Iowa'« Phoenix Livery, Feed and Sale ^^_ t^^r The finest turnouts furnished on short notice and at reasonable figures, Give us a trial; we are sure to suit. G. F. HOLLOWAY, te «. «ifr If you want the 'wws iivewy sense word, about Bancroft, a wa^nt b' REPUBLICAN AND N to* that we do Jab W^ifc, GRAY. for sale, TWs coal has no rival in Iowa; It is mined at Boonesboro, Jowa, and we h&v$ tb,e exclusive agency at Bancroft, You cannot buy it of any one else iu Bancroft. Men from around Burt and Ledyard buy of us. Tbe Seseca Creamery Men eay it is worth 5Qe, $ ten. more than the Boone Coal bought from others here. BEST ILLINOIS AHft-IOWA COAL

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