The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa on February 17, 1892 · Page 1
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IT IS CIRCULATION That Counts. THE REPUBLICAN Has the CIRCULATION, VOL. XXL ALGONA, KOSSUXH COUNTY, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 1802. NO, 20.. AiubroHe A. Call* President. THE FIRS ALGOHA, IOWA. y 011 hltnrt to IOHII »i r«anoiifi1il« ttutchlnw, Win. - K. Ferguson, < Cashier. BANK, CAPITAL, $50,OOO. partle* who furnlgh ((rat-clans security ( Directors— D. H. Hutclilns. S. A. VerguHnti. Philip Borwoller. W. F. Carter, Ambrose A. Call, ('. II. Mlitiihlns, Win. K. Ferguno«. A. D. Clarke, President. Cha.s. Cliubb, Vice President. Chas. C. St. Clair, Cashier. THE ALGONA STATE BANK. AIXJONA, IOWA. CAPITAL $50,000. Directors—A. 0.I'liirk*'.<'. C. Chulih, Myron Sohwii-k, Thus. F. Cookp, W. r. Tyiwlt, Ueor«e Uathralth alul Ofm.i. O. St. oliiir. 3Woney to loart at reasonable rates and a general hanking business transacted. Exchange bought ami sold In all parts of this country and Europe. Collections a specialty. ALGONA REPUBLIC AN nf Kmmth County and the Hi Iiiglmm, J. President. B. Jones, Vice President. Lewis H. Smith, Cashier. KOSSUTH COUNTY BAM. ALGONA, IOWA. CAPITAL $5O,OOO. incorporated under general la.vs of Towa. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and •domestic exchange boncht and sold. Collections made promptly and a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to or from Hie old countries sold at lowest rates. Directors— W. H. ftighum, John G. Smith. J. B. Joues, T. Olirischil.les, Lewis fl. Smith. .T. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Uevine. . , (Official Paper City nf Algmia.) PUBH8HKW EVERY WKDKKBDAV JOS. W. HAYS, Editor and Publisher. Terms of Subscription. One copy, one year, in advance 91.Co One copy, six months, in advance 75 One copy, three months, in advance 40 „ Subscriptions continue till ordered stopped and all arrearages are paid. Advertising Rates Are reasonable and will be made known on application. BOOK AND JOB PRINTING. The equipment of tlio KKIMJBLICAN Oflluu for Book and Job 1'rliittnis Is unsurpassed in this pan of Iowa. Mttmm power. • THK KKPUHLICAN is an ALL rtOMK PBINT paper. No objectionable patent in- sldes. The following measure passed the house last week by a vote of 85 to 31. It ought to go through the Senate without any opposition and become a law. "That in j all actions brought upon promissory notes, contracts or agreements made after the taking effect of this act, the defendant may plead any defence which mighthave been plead against the original holder of said paper." LIVERY, FEED AND SALE STABLE. Best of Horses and West of thorlngton House. THIS ISSUE CONTAINS: 2d Pago — Telegraphic News, State and National. 3d—The Bancroft NEWS. 4th—Aljjona Local News. 5th—Additional Algona News. 6th—The Mystery of a Hansom Cab, The "Bill Nye" Letter. 7 th—The Burt 11EPTJB LIC AN, County News, Ledyard TIMES. 8th—The Wilson Farm Department. M. Z. GROVE, MANAGER. ARM LOANS We can now maUe loans on Improved Lands from one to ten year's time and give the borrower the privilege of paying the whole loan or any part thereof in even §100 at any time when interest falls due. This Is Iowa Money, and no second mortgage or coupons are taken. This plan of making a loan will enable the borrower to reduce his mortgage at any time and save' the interest on the amount paid. Money furnished at once on perfect title. Call on or address. H. HOXIE, Algona, Iowa. We are not in the Pool. 32 Years Experience right here in Kossuth county, work. 'Our books are not for sale. We are here to stay. We guarantee our Prices reasonable. The Minneepolis Tribune says of Senator Hill: "He can dive deeper, stay under longer, come up nastier, and appear cleaner than any man on the continent." ' Sir William George Granville Vcnables Vernon Harcourt, M. P., Q. C, is the name of the man upon whom the British Liberal party has fixed as successor in party leadership to VV. E. Gladstone, "the Grand Old Man." JONES & SMITH, Algona, Iowa. REPAIRING NEATLY DONE. At.Lacy's Old Stand, opposite Tennent House, The Minneapolis Journal says that David B. Hill may get himself nom inated for the presidency by tMe democratic national convention but the Republican party will transform the Hill into a valley and then march right through the valley to overwhelming victory. ALGONA, IOWA. LIVERY and FEED LEWIS E. SMITH, Prop. Successor to J. G. Edwards. South of Tennent House, ALGONA. The Schmidt bill for the repeal of pro hibition has been the cause of- much debate in tfce Senate during the last week. Senqtor/ Mack made a masterly-speech yesterday afternoon against repeal .and the special order was continued upon adjournment until 10:30 this morning. There seems to be a little danger that the prohibitory law will be repealed or seriously modified at this session of the legislature. COLLEGE VS. "COLLEGE." There is talk of establishing a "college" at Webster City. It will be a good thing for the cause of higher education if the college never has any existence outside of the talking. Ask any candid and well informed college man in the state and he will telt|you that there are already too many Colleges in Iowa. Twice the number of College students it: the state could easily be!accommodated in half the number of Alleges. What is really needed is feWrV so called "colleges" and more seminaries and academies. The college should occupy a more dignified position than it does in Iowa and other western states. .We need a few western Yales andHarvards and Johns Hopkins Univer skies. It is impossible to build up an institution of that kind in a day and it will be impossible to build up one in all time if the idea of trying to support a mushroom "cojjege" or two in every county continue? to receive, encouragement. One modest and unpretentious academy will accomplish more good tban a dozen half grown "colleges." The academy takes the boy from the farm and after giving him the necessary preparation sends him on to the coilege and the university. The "college" takes the same student and without giving anything entitled to the name of a college education, keeps him away from the college and the university. The academy and seminary act as feeders for higher institutions of learning. Not so with the "college." It feeds nothing but Itself and lives nothing better than a half starved existence. We need twice as mjajay normal schools, academies and seminlries, but fewer "colleges." ' THE CASH STORE Keep a full line of nil kinds of Groceries, Crockery, and Queensware. We handle none but the best and give you the lowest prices Bock Headquarters il>r Barrel Salt. Dairy LANGDON & HUDSON. J. H. QUEAL LUMBER CO. Handle only the Best G-rades and sell at the Very Lowest prices. e cuiTy COMPLETE STOCK In All of the Different Lines And will meet All Competition, GET OUR Before you buy and we will guarantee to save you money J. H. QUEAL & GO., Yard on North Side of State Street, A. EBIOKSON, AGENT. ALGONA, IOWA. ALGONA MARBLE WORKS, We would call attention to the lact that we are located here permanently, for the manufacture ami sale of cemetery work in Marble, Granite and Stone. We now have and intend to keep In stock a fair line of finished Monuments, Headstones, 'etc-, and will guarantee all work to be equal to the best. We are the only manufacturers of cemetery work in Kossuth Co. Therefore.pleaso give us a call before placing your order and be convinced that by fair and honorable dealing, we are worthy your patronage. SHELLEY & HALL, Proprietors, Bast State St., Algona, Iowa. The new democratic tariff bill if passed will operate very seriously to the disadvantage of the wool grower. The bill proposes to put raw wool on the free list, thus throwing theJJAmerican wool grower in open competition with the wool growers of the world. The bill retains a duty of 35 per cent upon manufactured woolens. This is a nice discrimination against the wool producer in favor of the manufacturer that the farmers of the country who are interested in wool growing ought to appreciate. NEW ABSTRACT OFFICE. The undersigned having purchased the abstract books of C. M. Doxsee, A. D. !*, -Clarke & Co., and W. H. Nycum, are prepared to do neat and reliable work in that at living prices. We have but one policy—that of fair dealing and courtesy all. With this, supplemented by promptness, striet attention to business, none but first-class work, we trust we shall merit and receive the patronage formerly bestowed upon our worthy predecessors. Office at the old stand of C. M. 'oxsee, where we will be pleased to meet and make the acquaintance of our patrons 4nd all others who may favor us by calling. Very respectfully, HAY & RICE, Abstracters. The democrats have at last framed a tariff measure to take the place of Mr. McKinley's infamous law which they propose to repeal. The new bill places raw wool on the free list and reduces the duties on manufactured woolens from about 40 per cent down to about 85 per cent. That is about all there is to the new bill. If passed the bill will reduce the tariff duties about one eighth, a tremendous stride in the direction of free trade. It all goes to show th.e insincerity of the democratic party. They talked about the "robbery" of the new tariff law but when it comes to stopping the "steal" and the "robbery" they don't do anything. C ™YOST 10 Ribbon. Permanent Alignment Durability, Speed, for Descriptive Catalogue. CEO. H, SMITH & CO., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, ,T A, HOU.ABAUCH, AC8HT* Alraia, Iowa, Governor Boies made another of his bad blunders in his speech at the Greystone Club in Denver a week ago last night. The Colorado democrats see but one great national issue— the silver question, because the free coinage of silver would be to the great advantage of the mine owners of Colorado. The governor completely ignored the silver question and every democrat who has a direct or indirect interest in a silver mine is hot about it. The Rocky Mountain News, the leading democratic paper of Colorado, expressess itself as follows: Governor Boies came a long way to commit political suicide. * * The men who think a gold bug democrat can carry I«wa on purely national issues are rainbow chasers. * * Boies of Iowa has been stricken with the Wall street lightning. Last fall he won his fight on a free coinage platform; now be declares that silver must not be mentioned for fear of offending the Cleveland gold bugs. Gov. Boies has followed Campbell. The Boles boom for the presidency has had something of a set back with the democracy west of the Missouri river, Il4 the governor beep gifted with, very great political sagacity fee wo#J4 fcaye stayed away from Colorado or fixed up some tend of » speech to wake '"•• HILL'S BOS8ISM. The 5& a most_. talked<:$boutfor the past-lew-'days has been David Bennett' Hill, Jthe Tamma'ny* 1 candidate for the democratic nomination for the presidency and the shrewdest and most unscrupulous politician in the democratic party. No other man in the party has as many and as bitter enemies as Hill and no man in any political party was ever stronger in spite of his enemies. He is a practical politician and thoroughly understands the business of getting votes. While his opponents are holding big meetings with brass bands and bonfires, he is out after votes and he gets them. Sometimes he employs one. method and sometimes another but it is votes that he is after and he always gets them. Hill has never yet sought for anything at the hands of his party but what he has succeeded in getting it. He has climbed up from the office of an Elmira alderman to be governor and United States senator. Now he is after the presidential nomination. With the exception of his Tammany following the democratic party is unanimous in saying that he shan't have it but he intends to get it just the same and be will probably be successful. His first move to capture the nomination at Chicago has been a move to capture the New York delegation to the convention. He has had the state convention called for the 32d of February a date so early that his oppo nents have no time to organize an effective opposition. It is a case of David Bennett Hill against the democratic party of the State of New York and the democratic party is not in it. If successful in securing the New York delegation to the national convention he will stand an excellent chance of capturing the nomination. GOODS Arriving every day. of PUBLIC SALE. The undersigned will offer at public sale on the Russ farm, one and one-half miles northwest of Werley, Kossuth county, Iowa, on the 3d day of March, 1893, the following described property, towit: Two hundred head of eatle, consisting of 2-yr old steers, yearling steers, heifers, and calves—mostly steers. Also nine work horses, four sets of harnesses, three wagons, two sets of bob sleighs, one binder, two mowers, one harrow.one- seeder, one grindstone, two hay racks, one corn planter, one pair fly nets, and other articles too numerous to mention. Said sale to commence at 10 o'clock a. m. sharp. Free lunch at noon. Terms of sale—All sums of 15 and under will be cash, all sums over |5 one or two years time will be given, (at toe option of the purchaser) oa giving good approved notes with security, when requested. Interest at 8 per cent, 5 per cent discount for cash on all ,su,mj, ipgfjF.fS. The sale of cattle will co»mfijn?e at 1 o'clock p. , sharp. The passenger train from the west on the Milwaukee road arrives at W*si«y aU New Dress Goods, New Dress Ginghams, New Dress Trimmings. CLOTHING: 10 dozen Boy's Odd Pants, at 25o., 35o. and 45c. 5 doz. DONGOLA KID Hand-Turned Ladies Shoes at $3.50 worth $3.00, O 1

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