The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa on January 27, 1892 · Page 3
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THE BANCROFT NEWS BANCROFT, IOWA, JAN. 27,1892, Chicago & Ko*tli-W«stei'«L B'y. softta.1 Mixed .... .....oiiam way freight....ll 43nm passenger 4 ospm - SOOTH Mixed B 07r>m •way freight....8 15am passenger 205pm CHURCH DIRECTORY. B ANCROFT PBR8«YTKRIAK CHtTKCH. holds services In tlie school house, Smiclay School fit 3 prayer mee Invited. Sefl In the school house, Smiclay (p. m., preaelilnf? service at 2 p. m., eclng Thursday evening. Everybody REV. 1>. WILLIAMS, 1'astor. B ANCROFT SWEDISH IAJTHERAN CHURCH, mefitlnn morning and evening one Sunday In each month and two evening meetings In a month, Sunday School nt 12 m. each Sunday, Ladle's Aid Society meets every other Friday. KKV. A. ELFSTKOM, Pastor. C*iB8T nAi'TisT OHURCH, of Bancroft, preach- r ing service each Sunday at 10:30 a. m. and 8 p. m., Sunday School at 12 in.. Lords supper the flrst Sunday In each month at l p. m., prayer meeting Thursday evening, Loyalists meet on Sunday evening, Covenant meeting the last Friday evening in each month, choir practice Saturday evening. Everybody Invited, strangers especially welcome. _ . REV. L. A. IOUMMIKS. Pastor. B ANcnoirr M. B. CHuuon, preaching a. in. and l service — each Sunday at I0:3tia. m. anils p.m,, 'class meeting preceding each service at ringing of second bell, Sunday School at 12 in., £p- worth League oii Tuesday evening, prayer ineeting Thursday evening, choir rehearsal Friday evening. Ladle's AidBociety meets Wednesday afternoon. A cordial invitation is extended to all to attend these services. KKV. A. W. LUCE, Pastor. S T. JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, regular Ser- vlces : Instruction from 10 to JO :30 a. m., high mass and sermon from 30:30 to 12. Holy mass each morning in 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 the third Sunday of every month after the sermon. Everybody is invited to attend these services. ' FATHER A. J. SOHEMMEL, Pastor. THE NEWS OF THE TOWN. Subscribe for the NEWS. Haas Austin was at the hub last Saturday, ...,'. J. M. Cunningham's children have been very sick lately. Miss Mattie Warner was an Algona visitor last Saturday. W. S. Furry is still taking orders for that Cedar Eapids laundry. Mrs. T. F. Cruse visited friends and relatives in town last week. J. W. Lindsay was at Algona on a land buying trip last Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. J. II. Graham, of Burt, .spent the Sabbath in Bancroft. C. E. Mallory's sale came off last Monday and everything sold well. E. H. Clarke and Oliver Fill of Algona were in town last Wednesday. Compare the NEWS with any local paper and be convinced that you want it. Supervisor Peters went to Algona to attend the meeting of the county legislature last Monday. Mrs. Fred Wilcox, of Burt, visited in Bancroft last Saturday. She was the guest of Mrs. Graham. Joe Hartshorn has bought the Chas. Bronson corn sheller and is shelling corn for Nemmers Bros. Willie and John Hanna, of Burt township, came up last Friday and visited at F.A.Bronson's over Sunday. We noticed in passing Lu Verne last Saturday that that place has been making numerous costly improvements in the past year. Geo. Wesley, south of town, had his ankle very badly sprained last week while wrestling, but he is much improved at present. Chubb and Streater have sold the Bancroft (Creamery to the Farmers Co- Operative Company who will conduct the same next season. We are called to record three deaths this week. C. M. "VVasson of Swea was down last Saturday. B. F. Eeed is in these parts visiting schools at present. ' Mrs. M. M. Williamson goes to Fonda Illinois on business today. C. M. Wasson was down from his school in Swea last Saturday. Geo. Hofius came up from Algona for a short visit last Monday. Miss Emma Smith was down from her Swea school last Saturday. Chas. Wortman of Eamsay is reported as being very sick with neuralgia of the heart. Miss Anna Wallace of Algona came up last Monday to organize a class in physical culture. Several of Mr. Claussen's children have been very sick. Mr. Clauasen lives near Ledyard. Jesse Davison was np from Portland last Thursday and reports that his son, Edwin, is improving very fast lately. L. E. Jones, of the firm of Ellsworth & Jones, of Iowa Falls, was looking after his landed interests in these parts last week and the first of this. The Baptist Young People's Union have election of officers next Friday at 7 o'clock. All members are earnestly requested to be present. President. The L'O. of G. T. have appointed a committee, which is getting ready to go to Ramsay, to give them a literary program and organize a lodge at that place. » The Iowa Temperance Magazine of February cpntains a very complimentary article on the Bancroft Lodge of Good .Templars. Bancroft has the largest lodge in the district. A number of young people living southeast of town assembled at David Nichols for a party in honor of Warren Evans last Friday night and with games, conversation, singing, etc., and an oyster supper they had a pleasant time until it was pretty late and went home feeling that they had had a good time. DlEt>. On the night of Janfiaty 28, at 11 p. m., Wm. Ringsdorf, 8i%* aged 65 years. Mr. Ringsdorf was a native of Nassau, Germany. Born Oct. 7, 1836, he came to America at the age Of 18, living a short time 'in New York, afterwards in Wisconsin and finally in Iowa. He came to Kossuth county in 1868 and passed through all the hardships of those early years which our old settlers ternr the "grasshopper times." But his indominable energy and perseverance, coupled with a sound judgment which became a sort of proverb among his neighbors carried him over every difficulty. He was one of tbe best fanners in the county. He was married in 1858 to Miss Elizabeth Bufmeir. There were born to them six children of whom five are now living. It was one of the comforts of his last hour that the wife who had so faithfully seconded the labors of his life will be dependent on no one. And to her it is no small consolation that her husband left his home fully trusting that .a higher and better one awaited him. Of his happy domestic life there is needed no fuller testimony than the profound grief df his family, while the rectitude of his actions in business affairs is too well known to need comment. The whole character of his quiet, unpretentious life is well summed in these lines. Far from the madding crowd's Ignoble strife, His sober wishes never learned to stray ; Along the cool, sequested vale of life He kept the noiseless tenor of his way. The funeral services were held in the M. E. church yesterday at 11 o'clock, Rev. Luce officiating. School was closed that the scholars might attend and the church was filled to overflowing. The body was taken to Portland for interment where other members of his family are at rest. x Beware of Ointments for Catarrh that contain Mercury, as mercury will surely destroy the sense of smell and completely derange the whole svstem when entering it through the mucous surfaces. Sucli articles should never be used except on prescriptions from reputable physicians, as the damage they will do is ten fold to the good you can possibly deriye from them. Hall's Catarrh Cure, manufactured by F. J. Cheney & Co.,Toledo, 0., contains no mercury, and is taken internally, and acts directly upon the blood and mucous surfaces of the system. In buying Hall' Catarrh Cure be sure you get the genuine. It is taken internally, and made in Toledo, Ohio, F. J. Cheney & Co. BSF'Sold by Druggists, price 75c. per bottle. Why is fashion like a blank cartridge? Because it's all powder and puff. BANCROFT, IOWA. Artistic work guaranteed. Pictures en- arged at reasonable prices. A, HUM1STON, AUCTIONEER. Will cry sales In any part of the county. 20 years' experience. Satisfaction guaranteed. • T, M. OStf KANJDffif|| Veterinary * &urgii Bancroft, fowft* flas his bn.ru mirt}' fortlip s!c< F**•'Apttff] es, so bring them along. O|IHI(.PS iv "<rtif«i $1,000 ("an be ''linn* !•< ii A xfin HH.I tVrtl Address: g, C tOBSOB, •75*: BANCROFT, IOWA. Now running under new management. Farmers and Traders Is now settled in its newly arranged building in the RICHMOND BLOCK where we are prepared to treat you in the best of style. t Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic e^chnnee bought and sqld. Collections made promptly and a general banking business transacted* Passenger tickets to or from tbe old countries sold at the lowest rates. R. M, RICHMOND, A. B. RICHMOND, President. Cashier. Correspondents and References. Metropolitan National Bank, Chicago, Illinois. Citizens' National Bank, Des Moines, Iowa. Ht. Paul National Bank, St. Paul, Minnesota, Farmers' National Bank, Hudson, New York. > Kichard Roosman, Claverack, New York. GALLION BROS. Prof. G. F. Barslou and wife and little girl came over from Britt last Sunday to attend the funeral of Mrs. B's father, Wm. Ringsdorf. Mrs. P. G. Pettibone was atBenwick last Thursday aud Friday visiting her son and family. • Her son's children have been very sick lately. Words of praise and appreciation from Bev, Ward of Lake Mills, and P. A. Beilly of Austin, Minn., are gratefully acknowledged by the NEWS. Bessie Murray and Clara Hutchin- eon of Buit township came home ,with their teacher, Miss Adda Davison, last Friday night and visited over Sunday. Wallace Lindsay went to Iowa City last week to have his eyes treated and if tbe treatment is not successful will gQ to Des Moines for the same reason. Bey, Ward of Lake Mills has been dick for about five weeks and has only been/able to preach twice during that ttoe. JEJis friends here hope for a speedy* recovery. A. company of young people composed of Wijlie Qrover, Nettie Owens, Wm. Davison, Myrtle Grover, CUas, Mann gnd Myra Chipmau, came up to attend Bovee'g medicine show last Fr> day nigh|. C. L. Ostrander has bought out tbe lAarneas etock of ,T,4,,jbh.nson and Nick Ajenfl hag bojjgijl; .pif yja boot, sh.oe aftd repairing sh0f> rao The persons having the I. O. 0. F. organization in hand had a meeting last Wednesday night and decided to organize a lodge on the night of Feb. 3rd. They have sent for their regalia and fixtures, and District Deputy E. H. Clarke and many other members of the Algona Lodge will be here to help institute the Lodge. DIED—Mrs. J. B. Peterson, of Seneca on Thursday night last at 6 o'clock, of la grippe and otber complaints. She was taken sick three years ago and has never entirely recovered. The funeral was held in the Coffin school house last Sabbath at 2 o'clock, and the services were conducted by Bev. Williams of this place. Oscar Swanson, a son of John Swanson south of town, and a well known Bancroft boy, was killed in a railroad wreck between Afton and Creston last Friday morning. He was making only his second run as an engineer after being promoted from fireman. It seems that the train ahead of bis had a broken truck which had torn up the track and consequently his engine ran off the track and rolled over and crushed him when one of the pipes broke deluging him with water and scalding him nearly all over. He was dug out from under the wreck with difficulty. His parents were telegraphed of his death when they sent for the body and Chas. B. Falk, an old friend, happened to come to the scene and volunteered to take home the body which he did last Saturday. Oscar was a very bright energetic and well respected young man and to show their esteem over fifty teams and people followed the body to the cemetery. The parents have the warmest sympathy of the whole community. Bev. Luce conducted the funeral services at the residence last Sunday afternoon. I'UBIIC SALE. The undersigned will sell at public auction at his* place % of a mile west of Burt, on Thursday, Feb. 18, 1892, at 11 o'clock sharp the following described property. / HOUSES AND CATTLE. 8 head of horses. 2 % blood Norman mares, 7 and 10 years old. 2 bay geldings 12 years old, 2 geldings coming 2 years old, 2 yearling colts. 21 head of cattle. 10 milch cows, 6 fresh, 6 yearlings, 2 steers and 4 heifers, 4 winter calves, 1 full blood Durham bull coming 3 years old. FABJIING IMPLEMENTS. 1 sulky plow, 1 corn planter and check rower, 1 hay rake, 1 harrow, 1 buggy, 1 set harness, 1 set single harness, 1 pair bob sleds. Will also sell HOUSEHOLD GOODS. Bed roo m set, 3 tables, bedsteads, 1 sawing machine, etc., etc. TERMS OP SALE. All sums under $10, cash. On all sums over $10 a credit of ten months time will be allowed on approved notes at 8 per cent interest. 6 per cent oil for cash, ALVIN HODGSON, D. A. HAGGARD, Auctioneer. Done anywhere in the County At M M Prices, We guarantee— " Plenty of later Or no Pay. Pioneer Land, Loan ami Insurant Agency of Bancroft. Established in 1881. A large list of wild lands for sale. Improved f and village property for sale or rent. Farm loans on longest time and lowest rate 4 of interest. Insurance written in six different companies. Call on or address. «.«', ) R. M. RICHMOND & CO. The Old Year has Gone But Wilson's are still at their Old stock of Stand with an immense' That can't be beat^tj The Capital City Commercial College and The Capital City School of Shorthand, Des Moines, Iowa. The leading schools of commerce in the west. If you wish to succeed in business life, you should prepare for it. These schools have furnished hundreds of positions for their graduates. For catalogue and further information address J. M. MEJIAN, Pres. A. Sundstroin has just received a new lot of clocks, watches and jewelery etc., that will be sold at a very low price. Also Sewing machines and Musical instruments. Sunday School Superintendent— Who led the children of Israel into Canaan? Will one of the small boys answer? [No reply.] Superintendent(somewhat sternly) —Can no one tell? Little boy on that seat next to the aisle, who led the children of Israel into Canaan? Little Boy (badly frightened)— It wasn't me. I— I jist moved yere last week fm Mizzoury. _ , Colic, Diarrhoea, Dysentery and all kindred complaints are dangerous if allowed to run any length of 'time. So it is the duty of all parents to keep a medicine on hand at all times that will effect a positive and permanent cure. Beggs' Diarrhoea Balsam is guaranteed to do this. Sold and warranted by F. W. Dingier. _ A PATRIOTIC WORK. Xvvry person who is opposed to Free Trad* Slavery aud favors American Industrial Independence secured through the policy of Pro- teotkm, should read the documents published by the American Protective Tariff League. As a patriotic citizen, t£ is your duty to place these document* in the bands of your friends. They are interesting and, instructive, and embraca diionasions of »11 phase* of tbe Tariff question. Tbe League publishes over 60 different documents, comprising nearly 600 pages of plainly- printed, careiuUy'edited and reliable iuforma- tlou w Among the authors of these documents are, Hon. James G. Blaine ; Wm.MoKtnloy. it.. Governor of Ohio ; Senator 8. M. Cullom, of ip- nols; Senator Joseph N. Dolph, of Oregon, t»- Oonsul to Liverpool; Senator A. S. Paddock, of Senator IVye. of Maine HOW I EAB1TED AN ! ISLAND. Always neat and clean and cheap as the cheapest. LINED SHOES and BOOTS, Felt Boots and German Socks, RUBBER GOODS of all Kin< And don't you forget it. .EnterprUlne Young Man: Truo 3c Co. Instructed and started me. I workeil Bloadily and made money faster than I expected to. I becnine able to bay an island and build a small summer hotel. If I don't succeed at that, I will go to work again at the business In which I made my money. True <b Co.: Shall wo instruct aud start yon. reader! If we do, and if you work industriously, you will in due time be able 10 bny an island and build a hotel, if yon wish can do the work. Easy to learn. We furnish everything. No risk. You can devote y< ir sparo moments, or all your time to thework. This entirely now load brings wonderfuljno- coss to every worker. Beginners aro earning from' 1835 to 85O per week and upwards, and more after a little experience. We can furnish yon the employment—we teach yon FKKE. This is an BRO of marvelous things, and here is another great, useful, wealth-givingwonder. Great gains will reward every industrious worker. Wherever yon are, and whatever yon are doing, you want to know abont this wonderful work at once. Delay means much money lost to yon. No space to explain hero, but if you will write to us, we will make all plain to yon FREE. Address. TJKUJE A. CO., Itox 4OO. Auffiuta. Main** '•;ff • i£.fe'«i. ^ >!•*. from Cover to Cover. 1 OF THE TIMES. for Sale. Several good mares and work horses for sale for cash or on time. 12tf G. W. SIHJWEB. Farm Wt*nt$a. I want to purchase a good or 160 acres, within five or six Bancroft. Leave word with Skinner. 13tf It, J. of 80 miles of §, W. a; enaor ye. Senator Casey, of North Dakota ; Senator Justin 8. Mor^, of VewaoS; Senator S.eUon W. Aldrich, of fihodelsland; Hon. Thomas H. Dudley, of Hew Jersey ; Hon. Robert P- *°rtor. of Washington ; Prof. J. R. Dodge, of the Agricultural Department at Washington ; Commodore W. H. T. Hughes; Son. E, A. HarWuwm, of Sew York; > Congressman Dolllver, of Iowa « 800. B. F. Jonw; P»<ri4 H«U Bioe, of Boston ; Ex-pong, i ressman Perkins, of Kansas ; Dr. E. P. Miller, { of New York; Bon, Geo. Draper, of Mass.; Bon. ; O.L. Edwards, of Texas; Judge Win. Lawrence, of Ohio; Hon. D. Or, Hajrriwan, of New York-, Hon. Geo. 8. Boutwell, of Mass.; Hon. E. H. Aniidown, Of New Tforfc ; Enoch Ensley, of WEBSTERS INTERNATIONAL DICTIONARY GO! ' 00! QO'JSI Where Prices are Always. To Bancroft's Economy Stors|| J. R. CBQ-V Everybody —, Attend "The Great Reduction Sale" \$ tinue SO days, commencing January 15, > During which time prices will be tne lowest^ croft has ever known, especially on Winter 'Cfe Underclothing, Knit Boots and Socks—C same: Overshoes of all kinds. Also Caps, Mittens and Gloves. Men's underwear, ovetsj Bed Blankets, Dress Flannels, etc. This fa a'ji chance to get stocked up in Staple Wi: N. B. No one bought 16wer than we an,f| one can undersell us? Don't Fail to Visit THE ECONOMY STORE During the Sale, House and Sign Painter, Paper Hanger, and all work in this* Guaranteed. Why are cats like unsjdllfu} surgeons? Because they mw-tjlMate and; destroy "patients." "Jn buying « cough medicine for children," says H. A. Walker, a prominent druggfct oJ OgdenyXJtsfe "n$v$r afrajd to buy Chambeawo/a Cough. There i& no danger from, it a^d relief is t This complete set of documents will be sent '(0 any address, post p»id, for Fifty (SO) Cent*. JAdflresB, TOhwr ?, Wnkeroan, Seo'y., No. M 'West Twenty-Third afreet, Hew York Phoenix Livery, Feed MHH^H • '• • JL A GRAND INVESTMENT 90? the Family, tbe School or the Wbwy. The Authentic Wetater's I>runkettne»g— J4q World, tliere 1» It out Habit-In i»H th but One Cure. Dr. a gl m«>w tea or coffee with- i&a pewojpi taking i«, «f- eure, whetlj^r 1864, "18 witd ' ]»M town « nlwrged, w»o ** a title, Dear* tfc w>vi»e4 nguwn« nwue of Web* The finest turnouts furnished on short notice and at reasonable Give us a trial; we are sure to suit. G. F. HOU, Pon't go without the Howe $ewe whf$ tip vmfkotrevitiQ* ,mor«tlum« _ _.... "sssssr the ^r«t copy v«* Bancroft * N6 it needed ia purcb»si»K a dioUonwy, pWo reprints of an obaolew wad OOBJ* ALGONA REPUBI

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