The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa on April 13, 1892 · Page 3
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THE BANCROFT A. Editor. UNCROFT, IOWA, APRIL Chicago & North-Western. B'y. Moirnt Mixed 0 Hum wayfreight....)! 43am i-assenger 4 ospni SOtTTW Mixed 507pm way freight.... 8 I flam passenger 2 05pm CHURCH DIRECTORY. B ANCROFT rRKfWYTKIUAN CHURCH, holds sorvlcea in the school house, Sunday School at 3 n. m.. preaching service at 2 p. m., prayer meeting Thursday evening. Everybody fnvfted. KKV. 1). WILLTAMS. Pastor. B ANCROFT SWKDISH T.UTHKRAN CHUHOH, meotlnn morning and evening one Sunday 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. UKV. A. KLFSTKOM, Pastor. F IRST BAPTIST CHURCH, of Bancroft, preaching 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. m., prayer meeting Thursday evening. Loyalists meet on Sunday nvening, Covenant meeting the last Friday evening In each month, choir practice Saturday evening. Everybody invited, strangers especially welcome. RKV.L. A.. CUMMIMS. Pastor. B ANCROFT M. B. 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 m«etlnc Thursday evening, choir rehearsal FrldaySvumng, Ladle's Aid SoOiefarmfcets Wednesday afternoon. A cordial InVltfttfon Is extended to all to attend these services. • Y . KKV; A. W«-LUCK, Pastor. Oats 19 Co: .20 Corn . .f 24 Eggs 10 Butter 20 Cattle $1.00 @ 3.00 HOJIS ....... i. 3.90 Wheat .... oti & 6/5 Barley 2. r j Hay.. $2.50 tf "3.00 Flax 75 THK NK\V.s OK Tllli TOWN. S T. JOHN'H CATHOLTC CHURCH, regular services i < Instruction 'from 10 to 10:30 a. m,, high mass and sermon from 10 :30 to 12, Holy mass each morning In the week at 7 a. m.,Mar- ried Ladle's Society meets the flret, Sunday of every month after the sermon. Young Ladle's Society meets the second Sunday of erery month.after the sermon, Young Men's Society meetsfthe third Sunday of every month after the sermon. Everybody Is Invited to attend tnese services. KATHBR A. J. SCHKMMKL, Pastor. The Sand's school began lust Monday. T. J; Uunnon was an Algonu visitor last Thursday. Miss Mamie Schully was at Algona last Thursday. J. 8. Hottus had business at the hub city last Thursday. B. F. Reed visited our public schools last Thursday and Friday. Miss Effle Wolcott came up from Burt to spend the Sabbath. Emma Adolfson began her school in the Bratlaud district Monday. Rev. Elfstroin was in Bancroft conducting services last Sabbath. John Campbell, of Tr»er, was up for a visit last Friday and Saturday. Miss Myrtle Grover, of Portland, visited friends in Bancroft over Sunday. Mrs. C. H. Johnson and Mrs. Henry Johnson were at Algona last Thursday. Our monthly weather report will be a R. M. Richmond, Pres. I. J. Bruer, Vice Pres. A. B. Richmond, Cashier. FARMER'S I TRADER'S SAVINGS BANK, Bancroft, Iowa. Incorporated under the laws of the State of Iowa. None but home capital invested. AUTHORIZED CAPITAL, $50,000.00.- Plenty of money on hand to loan on real estate and other good security. Foreign and Domestic Exchange bought and sold, and a general banking business transacted. Special attention given to Collections. Insurance written, m^?^ Steamship Tickets to and from any Country in Europe. DIRECTORS.—R. M. Richmond, I. J. Bruer, N. E. Sheridan, A, B- Richmond, B. F. Smith,Samuel Mayne' C. E. Mallory. STOCKHOLDERS—R. M. Richmond, I. J. Bruer, N. E. Sheridan, Geo. Wella, U. F. Smith, J. P. Sheridan, A. B. Richmond, J. H. Sheridan, 8. Mayne J. J. Kelly, C. E. Mallory, A. J. Schemmel, R. I. Brayton, J. J. Budlong, Christ Boettcher, Peter E. Johnson, J. H. Merrifield, Matt. Nemmera, J. A. Campbell A. A.' Rev«•*.!.!« ILTn* T7t««.1i««vA« T T tf"1.*1lAM«*. /"I f^ < \XTy*wtvnn*« A f\ TXT **._*>M«.~ 131 TTT TT! — —«. A TH.._-.*. i r * • • Jr SOCIETY DIRECTORY. P ROGRESSIVE LODBO NO- 003, A. T. AMD A. M- holds its regular communication at the Masonic Hall on the Wednesday evening on or before the full moon of each month. Visiting brethren always welcome. K. 8. 8TRKATKR, W. M. R. E. pAVtsoit, Sec'y. B ANCROFT LODGE NO. 617 I. o. OF o. T. meets at the I. 0. of G. T. Hall on each Saturday evening at 7 :30 p. m. Visiting members made welcome. _ J. B. STHKATKR, C.T. G. F. STRBATRR, Sec'y, C ROWN JUVKNILE TEMPLE meets in the I. O. of G. T. Hall every Wednesday even- ng at 7 :15. FEED SMITH, Sec'y. GEO. A. SMITH, C. T. V BRA T.ODCiK NO. 201 K. OF P, meets every Monday evening at 7 :30 p. m. at the K. of P. Hall. Stranger Knights are invited to meet with us. M. A. TURNER, 0. o. A. J. ANDKBNK, K. of R. and S. meetings. P. E. K«»T. B ANCROFT LODGE NO. 544 I. 0.0. F. meets every Wednesday evening at the K. of P. Hall at 7 :30 D. m. Visiting Odd Fellows are invited to our N. G. Phoenix House, BANCROFT, IOWA. Now running under new management. 0. T. BBIfilM, Proprietor, BANCROFT, IOWA. Artistic work guaranteed. Pictures en- arged at reasonable prices. F.A.BRONSON Dealer iir •*: regular feature of the NEWS after this. Dr. Akerman of Blue Earth City was down on dentistry business last Monday. T. M. Ostrander sold seven sets of harness last Saturday. How is that for high. We learn that Marshal Barge, south of town, has been very sick for some time." Miss Esther Adolfson began her school in the Whitcomb district last Monday. Mr A. Turner is absent on a visit to Chicago. Miss Hilda Stinson is taking his place. J. H. Graham and wife came up from Burt last Saturday to spend the Sabbath. Rev. Williams expects to start for a long visit to Wales and Scotland next Monday. Miss Matie Reeling who has been sick for a long time is reported as gaining slowly. Let the cycles roll says Ellis. Amen brother, but it took you a good while to find it out. Mrs. J. H. Grover was up from Portland last week Thursday on a visit with relatives. Miss Rena Sorenson who worked at the Phoenix is reported as being sick with the measles. Capt. R. E. Jeansen, of Swea, visited friends in Bancroft last week and also over the Sabbath. Willie Ringsdorf was pretty badly burned while carlessly playing with powder last Monday. Wm. Crosswait and R. R. Gallion have something to say to each reader of the NEWS this week. S. P. Hartshorn started for Swea with the celebrated Clyde horse, Lord Orton, Monday morning. Al Leonard stopped off at Lu Verne for a short visit on his way home from the Goldfield mass meeting. Miss Ella Wolf, who ia taking music lessons In Algona, came up last Saturday to visit with relatives. If you have forgotten the night of any regular church or lodge meeting, look in the NEWS directory, Robert Wilson has been visiting relatives and friends at Goldfield lately. He returned home last Saturday. Rev. W. B. Coe returned from Mt. Ayr last Saturday and brought his family and household goods back with him. R. E. Davison has a new incubator of the Noxall pattern and he proposes to go into the poultry business on a large scale. nolds, Mat. Frelinger, J. J. Gallanan, 0. C. Wortman, A. G. Wortman, F. W. Kinne, A. Furstenberg. Sewing Machines, Carpets, Pictures and Frames. BURIAL. CASKETS Unkertaking a Specialty. W. H. CROSSWAIT, House Painter Will do work in any part of the Mrs. Dolly Christiansen, nee Brayton, arrived from California last Friday morning. She will visit here for some time. One of the Sheridan Bros, will occupy the Davis house near the Catholic church made, vacant by the removal of Jas. Whalen. In our trotting horse pedigree of Ben Hurb last week we should have used the word "ancestors" instead of the word "sires." J. C. Stahl has rented W. V. Wills farm and will move onto it soon. Mr Wills will move to town and work in Wilson's store. The foundation is laid for F. M. Purdy's new residence, south of V. S. Ellis', and the carpenters will soon have the building under way. The Misses Cora Hanna and Miss Sadie Taylor of Burt township v&itoed, at F. A. Branson's and other friends in Bancroft last week. leftfw Corwjth Frank Fairfield secured a good job as carpenter while attending the Mass meeting and he came to Bancroft and removed his effects to the latter place as soon as the meeting was over. J. W. Case stopped off at Bancroft last Thursday as he was passing this way as traveling agent for a publishing house in Minneapolis. His many friends were glad to see him again. Orval and Marion Ostrander have have been pretty sick with the measles and Miss Minnie Sorenson has also been a sufferer from the same disease. Pretty hard to have three sick in a house at oue time. S. Hudson, a brother of A. Hudson, arrived last Thursday from McGregor and has rented the house west of D. C. Hewitt. He brought a very fine Per- cheron stallion with him. Let them all come to Bancroft. Rev. Forsythe, of Burt, will deliver a lecture on Life in Libby Prison next Monday evening at the M. E. church. He comes well recommended and we hope all will turn out and give him a full house. The G. A. R. boys are talking of organizing a Post here, and have so far secured between 20 and 30 names with every prospect of getting many more, and if a room can be secured they will organize at once. Success to the old veterans. The following is the meteorological report for Bancroft for the month of March compiled by H. N. Renfrew, our weather observer: Mean temperature, 28.9; highest, 57; Lowest, zero; Mean barometer, 30.23; highest, 30.68; lowest, 28.55; Rainfall, 159 inches. Married, on Tuesday evening, April 5,1892, at the M. E. parsonatre in Bancroft, Rev. A. W. Luce officiating, Mr. James O. Barge, of Kossuth Co., and Mrs. Alice Shimer, of Buchanan Co., Iowa. The groom is one of our industrious and thrifty young farmers, and though the bride is a stranger in Kossuth county we doubt not Mr. Barge has made a wise choice. May their life be long and happy. Died, on Tuesday, March 29,1392, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Roberts, Mrs. Caroline Nelson, nee Powers, aged 54 years 11 months and 14 days. She was born in Illinois but for some years had lived at Bellville, Kansas, and at the time of her death was visiting with her daughter, Mrs. Roberts. She had been a member of the M. E. church for about seventeen years, and was a faithful Christian and has gone to her reward. The funeral was conducted by Rev. Luce at the home of her daughter and the remains were laid to rest in the Bancroft cemetery. District Meeting Good Templars. The Good Templars, Mass meeting held at Goldfield last week Tuesday and Wednesday was a grand success. The contest on Tuesday evening for a gold medal drew a large audience and the speaking was very fine., When the referee footed up the totals on the marking papers of the judges be found a tie detween Miss Flossie Gates of Clarion, and Jessie Higbee of Eagle Grove, but the medal was awarded to the lady. Owing to a misunderstanding Bancroft was not represented in the contest. The receipts for the contest were something like $48, clear of expense. On the following morning the regular program began and it waa found that 17 lodges were represented at the meeting besides Perry Perkins, Grand Secretary of Iowa, and Mrs. E. M. Remington Grand Superintendent of Juvenile Temples. At the Bancroft meating only eight lodges were represented and there were only nine lodges in the district and one in Kossuth county (at Bancroft) but at this meeting it was found that there were 24 lodges in good standing and five of them in Kossuth county. This onward movement is much due to the efficient work of Mrs. Anna Harris the district lecturer. The district lodge is also in good shape financially. Let the good work go on, especially in this Banner lodge at Bancroft and in the Banner county of the District, Kossuth. Win. Musspn, Prop. Dealers in Clothing and Gent's Furnishing Goods, Hats and Caps, Gloves and Mitts, which will be sold away down below anything ever Heard of before. Give me a call and I will do you good. Yours Truly, Wm. Musson. IF YOD WANT G. A. B. Encampent at Ottumwa May 10th, llth and 13th, 1893. The Iowa Central By. will on May 8th, 9th, 10th and llth, sell excursion tickets to Ottumwa and return at half fare. Tickets will be good to return until May 13th inclusive. In add'tion to three regular trains, on Monday May 9th a special train for Ottumwa will leave Mason City at 12:30 p. m., arrive at Marshalltown at 4:00 p. m., and remain there until 5:40 p. m. to enable the veterans to visit the Soldiers Home, and will arrive at Ottumwa at 9:50 p. m. On Tuesday May 10th, the Grand Parade of five thousand veterans will take place, which will be reviewed by Govonor Boise and staff, Oommander- in-cuief John Palmer, Department Commander C. L. Davison, and staff, and distinguished comrades f ram various parts of toe country. For rates, time of trains, and further information call on agents Iowa Central Ry., or address, A. F. Banks, Thos. P. Barry, Traffic Manager- Genl. Passgr. Agt. The Sisserton reservation will be open to the public on April 15, 1893. The government land office is located at Watertown, S. D., ou the B. 0. B. # N. B'y. Take advantage of this opportunity to secure some of the best land ever offered We could not resist the temptation to stop of at Lu Verne last Thursday on our way home from the Goldfield meeting. We found that the little city had more than doubled since our last visit and had a thriving business and a large number of new merchants and building, we found G. W- Hanna at the old stand in the bank and he pronounced everything prosperous. J. C. Raymond was found busy among his law books and papers although he is a man who is pever too busy to speak to any person, Charley Lichty was out of temper because he had too much business and the smiling phiz of Ike Harrison loomed up behind the boxes of the post office. D. Ramm we found was suffering a great bereavement in the loss of his wife and child which was certainly a hard blow and Ramm deserved better fortune. We also found that our old schoolmate and friend Wm. Godfrey had launched out on the matrimonial ocean and he gave us some good advice. We tried in vain to find the poetic muse, Flatt but utterly failed as he was away and therefore we had to leave the city without coming into contact with that divine afflatus which is supposed to surround Bro. Platt. If you want your Farm Loan renewed, or want to get a deed—see me. I can save you money. A limited amount of money to loan on 30, 60 or 90 day's time. A large list of wild and improved farms for sale. Call and see me before buying. Office on ground floor in Barslou block. Bancroft, Iowa. G. W, Skinner. B. JOHNSON'S~™f Groceries, Dry Goods, Hats, Caps, Boots, Shoes and Clothing All of which will be sold CHEAP. I am just receiving a large stock of Ready-Made Clothing which will be sold cheaper than yon can buy the same class of goods in any other store in town. I also handle all kinds of • F. R. ANDERSON superintends this branch of ray business. '.i TO THE PUBLIC. The undersigned will run a herd at Eagle Lake, Kossuth County, Iowa, the coming season. Steers and cows herded seperately. We have about 13 sections of land leased, including Eeagle lake, which always furnishes good, pure water. All cattle must be branded with branding irons. $3 for season. Address R, R. GALLION, Bancroft, Iowa. W. E. CLOSSON, Independence la. Kind Sir:- Six application of your Pain Remedy completely cured me of ex cruciating pains in my right lung of three months standing after paying $21 for medical treatment. I have also used one bottle of your Dyspepoia Panacea and am very thankful to you for the good health I am now enjoying. Truly Yours, Mrs. J. 0. Evans, Waterloo la. For sale by L. A. Sheets and F. W. Dingly, Algona. It is a truth in medicine that the smallest dose that performs; the cure is the best. De Wilt's Little Early Risers are the snaaUesj pijis, will perform the cure and are tf|t" best- For sale by F. W. OF SPRING GOODS At WILSON'S of Bancroft. We will Not be Undersold. All are invited to call and look the stock over. Bancroft + News —AJCsHD— AL.GONA REPUBLICS Together only cost the small mm of 8 cents We do fine Job Wofjk, print Stittwry *t." Figures and do everything in the Uo$ 4^ *«'#•:,. >,, ' -,'*vv fo..« >-&,*— &\

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