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\ ESTABLISHED 1866. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 1892. VOL. XXVII-NO. 11. The Grange Store, 4 Carpets, Dry Goods, GROCERIES, ETC. [Read, Ponder, Reflect, And Keep For Future Reference. You know that nearly every dollar you pay for flour and mill Istuffs that is shipped in, you pay the freight on, and the profits to line dealer also. Most of this money goes to help build up some jotber town or city. Now is this right, just, or fair? Is it not your l«uty and for your better interests to help build up your own town land city, encourage, and sustain home ENTERPRISE and IN- JDUSTRY, other things being equal? Speaking of flour: In this •connection permit me to say that a loaf of snowy white bread is •nice to look "at, so are many things we see that we had better keep lout of our much-abused stomachs, I am clearly of the opinion, |after many years' experience in manufacturing flour, and from close "observation, that the great suffering among our people from INDIGESTION, CONSTIPATION, and attendant troubles is traceable to bread made from the fine, dry, starchy " Fancy Patent" flours, |Which become stale, chippy, and tasteless in a few hours; contains but little of the gluten, or nutritious part of the wheat. Hence, I nave, after these many years' experience in milling, changed my .system, discarded «> Fancy Patent," and make only the " PATENT [WHOLE WHEAT" flour, thus giving you all the pure flour of the •wheat berry. The bread from this flour will be spongy, moist, sweet, Tand nutritious for days, and like the bread of our grandmothers be pvhite enough for THE QUEEN. I have several thousand sacks of this flour on hand, made from elected hard wheat. It is excellent, and EVERY SACK WARRANTED, Will you try a sack? If it don't please, it will cost you nothing. Is npt this fair? I make for the present the following very low prices for choice articles at my mill, or flour and feed store: patent Whole Wheat" flour, per sack $1.10 *ranam, per sack 5° ye, per sack 75 Buckwheat, per sack 75 -°rn Meal, per sack. .< 25°ran, per 100 \ 65 shorts, per ioo.. X 79 feper*Do....> 80 »neaten.'Glyten," per sack 75 liberal discount on round lots. I mean business. Come and 1 me. ~ is still giving ams ih all kinds of BANKING INSTITUTIONS. Kossiith County Bank XO-W.A.- CAPITAL ............................... 850,000 Incorporated under general laws of Iowa. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold. Collections made promptly, and a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. WJI. H. JNOHAM ................... President .T. B. JONES .................... vice President LEWIS H. SMITH ...................... Cashier Dlrectors-Wm. H. Ingham, John G. Smith, uV B ™ To i nes> •£ Clirl «ehilles, Lewis H. Smith, J. VV. Wadsworth, Barnet Devlne. The First National Bank OOT .A.XJO-O2T.A.. XO-W.A.. CAPITAL 850,000 Special attention given to collections. AMimoSE A. CALL PrcHldctit D. II. HUTCI11NS Vice President. WJI. K. FKKGUSON Cashier Directors--!). H. Hutchlns, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Donveller, \V. F. Carter, Ambrose A Call, 0. B. Hutchlus, Win. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security. Our Boots and Shoes are still going at greatly reduced rates. H. A. SESSIONS, Dealer in both granite and marble Monuments \ Headstones, ALGONA, IOWA. Satisfaction guaranteed in all oases. Cloths and Trimmings. J. K. FILL & SON, Merchant Tailors A full stock of cloths and trimmings always kept on haml, and furnished at as low rates as can be bought elsewhere. All work done promptly. WE GUARANTEE SATISFACTION. A. I). CLARKE President C. C. CHUBB Vice President CHAS. C. St. CLA1H Cashier Algona State Bank, CAPITAL 850,000 Money to loan at reasonable rates. Special attention given to collections. Exchange bought and sold on all points In this country and Europe, and a general bank- Ing business transacted. Directors-A. D. Clarke, C. C. Chubb, Myron S? ll £ n Fn k ' Geo - L - Galbralth, Thos. F. Cooke, W. C. Tyrrell, Clias. 0. St. Olnlr. President Farmers' and Traders' Savings Bank Incorporated under the laws of the state of Iowa. None but home capital invested. AUTHORIZED CAPITAL .............. $50,000 Plenty of money to loan on real estate and ther good securit. Forein and domestic Come and see us before placing your order. will be to your advantage. It 3-. soar. Abstracts. Other abstracters have pooled. We're not in it. We have been in the business for 22 years and don't have to sell, but are here to stay. Our work is GUARANTEED and will be done at living prices, Jones & Smith. other good security. Foreign an omes exchange bought and sold, and a general bank ing business transacted. SPECIAL ATTENTION TO COLLECTIONS. Insurance written. SteamsMp Ticket* to and Directors—R. M. Richmond, I. J. Bruer. N. E. Sheridan, A. B. Richmond, B. F. Smith S Mayne, C. E. Mallory. THE WEEK'S IOWA NEWS, Tom Calvin broke out of the Clarinda asylum and returned to Can-oil last week. As his malady was as violent as ever he was immediately apprehended and placed in the hands of Sheriff Hamill. Tom some months ago while enjoying liberty, it will be remembered, walked all the way from Carroll to Clarinda, gave himself up to tho superintendent and demanded admission for treatment. Ex-Gov. Buren R. Sherman sustained a severe fall Thursday morning. He was standing at tho head of n stairway leading into tho basement of tho Kirkwood house and was attacked with vertigo. He fell, striking and breaking a heavy window at tho foot of tho area. A small artery in the forehead was severed and tho blood flowed copiously. The gentleman was taken to his room, where the cut was found to bo not dangerous and Mr. Sherman soon recovered sufficiently to get about. It was a narrow escape. It was rumored some time ago, says the Sioux City Journal, that there would be no encampment of the national guard this year, but at that time there was every reason to believe the rumor incorrect. It is now unofficially announced that such is the case, and that instead of the regular encampments the entire Iowa guard will go to Chicago to assist in the ceremonies at the opening of the world's fair. It is probable, however, that there will • be a general field day before that time, in which regiments may get together. H. C. Wheeler, Site county's famous farmer, has 2,200 to 2,800 acres of land plowed for corn. With favorable weather he will finish planting this week. He is still confident that Iowa will grow a fair crop this year, though much less in the aggregate than in 1891. Mr. Wheeler still.has 60,000 bushels of corn in his cribs, all of which will stay there until the outcome of this year's crop has been definitely defined. He raised 90,000 bushels last year but has fed out one-third of it, which is a clear indication of the magnitude of his farm and stock business. a per centage of losses of 33.2 per cent. The figures of the fire insurance companies are especially interesting at this time, as it is known that the companies are contemplating an increase in the premium rates on the alleged ground that tho losses of the past year have been so great that they cannot afford to do business without a change, "it would seem, however, that the claim of the*companios is hardly justified in the face of the above showing. It appears therefrom, says tho Sioux City Journal, that the companies have been collecting nearly 100 per cent, more than they havo returned to tho policy holders, and this proportion ought to be enough to pay office rent, commissions, etc., and still leave a handsome profit over to tho stockholders. State Bank of Bancroft Abstract Office. The undersigned having purchased the abstract books ore. M. Doxsee, A, D. Clarke & Co., and W. H. Nycum, are prepared to do neat and reliable work in that line at living prices. We have but one policy—that of fair dealing and courtesy toward all. With this, supplemented by promptness, strict attention to business, and 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 O. M. Doxsee, where we will be pleased to meet and make the acquaintance of our patrons and all others who may favor us by calling. Very respectfully, «SC ZRICOE, ABSTRACTERS. AUTJ10K/ZED CAPITAL ............ $100,000 Incorporated under general laws of Iowa. Transacts a general banking business. Money loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold, collections a specialty. Real estate loans procured and insurance furnished. Notes purchased. Large list of wild lands and improved farms for sale and rent. S. T. 1IESEIIVEY .................... President K. N. BKUER .................. Vice President CHAS. U. J10REHOUSE ............... Cashier Dlrectors-G. S. Ringland, S. T. Meservey, R. N. Bruer, J. B. Johnson, C. Korslund. Respectfully yours, CT. T,. Farm Loans. I can now make loans on improved lands, from one to ten years time, and give the borrower the privilege of paying the whole loan or any part thereof in even WOO at any date when interest falls due. This is Jowft money, >r coupons taken. This plan ol making a loan will ena.We the boy. - interest on the amount paid. jioae- H, HOXIE, Algo'fla, low*. pn.ce on. perfect title. Call "on or sMress Money Saved is Money Made, Save 25c to 50c on every dollar you spend. Write for our mammoth catalogue, a 000-page book, containing illustration and giving lowest manufacturers' prices, with manufacturers' discounts of every kind of goods and supplies manufactured and Imported into the united States. Groceries, Household Goods, Furniture, Clothing, Ladies' and Gents' Clothing and Furnishing Goods, Dress Goods, White Goods, Dry Goods, Hats, Caps. Boots, Shoes Gloves, Notions, Glassware, Stationery, Jewelry, Watches, Clocks, Silverware, Buggies, Whips, Agricultural Implements, etc. ONLY FJKST CLASS GOODS; Catalogue sent on receipt of 25c for expressage. We are the only concern which sells at manufacturers' prices, allowing the buyer the same discount that the manufacturer elves to the wholesale buyer We guaranteed all goods as represented; if not found so, money refunded. Goods sent by express or freight, with privilege of examination before paying. A; KARPEN & CO., 122 Qulncy street, Chicago, 111. Furniture, Picture Frames, Looking glasses, chromes, and all kinds of ready-made coffins. Hearse for public use. Headquarters for the best SEWINC MACHINES AND ORGANS. THE TROTTING STALLION, Byron Sherman NO. 5877. 3:ES. WE WILL PAY A salary of 835 to $50 per week to GOOD agents to represent us in every county, and sell our general line of merchandise at manufacturers' prices. Onlvllwae wflo want tteady employment need apply. Catalogue and particulars sent on receipt of!!5o for expressage. 123 Quinoy street, Chicago, 111. gHOET-FORM_MORTGAGES-^ The begt lor chattel work. Alw Upper Deo Jtpines < Sired by Saturn No, 8605. Dam Kitty Clyde by Pascas 2500, he by Almont 33. Byron Sherman has trotted miles from 2:27 3 :S3'/i ; half miles from 1 :12 to 1 :10. This horss weighs 1240 pounds, is of nice color, very handsome and of good size, and is a trotter as well as trotting %red. Traces di- to Hambleton- SERVICE PEE, $25 THE SEASON. Will stand at Algona, Iowa. J. A., PETER, and FRANK WINKEL, __ _ Owners. F. M. BRONSON, Watches and Jewelry, CLOCKS, SILVERWARE, Silver-plated ware, and all kinds of goo<f3 in h{a Une i * Repairing promptly done. At Prank Bros. 1 store. W ANTED Salesmen loom and rm,l\ traveling. To represent our well known house. You W neif« 0 ™ ap it v ar CTiSftwSSra 13H that warrants nursery stock first-class •inn aad true to name. Work allTffiev* SSSlK2? ntll * 0 «w'«^t£^K^' 8t. T. R. Smith, an alleged Odd Fellow who has been victimizing the fraternity all over the country was arrested at Port Dodge last week and has been held to the grand jury on the charge of obtaining money under false pretenses. Smith arrived in Dayton Monday and presented an order for $40 on the Dayton lodge from Austin, Texas, lodge. The fraternity at Dayton had been warned by a newspaper clipping and after paying the order had Smith arrested. The prisoner broke away from the constable and fired two shots at his pursuers before being recaptured. A telegram from Austin states that he is a fraud who has stolen the lodge seal and check book there. The DOS Moines Capital is responsible for this: There is a railway station west of Fort Dodge called '' Tara." All the place lacks to be complete is to add "boom-de-a." • Nine prosperous farmers living in the southern part of Woodbury county along the Missouri river were arrested and taken to Sioux City, where they gave bonds to answer to the charge of larcency. Among the number was A. J. Westfall, a prominent alliance agitator of the peoples' party, candidate for governor last year and for congress the year before. They appropriated paving blocks and lumber which had floated down the river after the floods there, and the owners identified them in their farm yards. A condition of affairs exists at the Webster City cemetery, says the Herald, that is a disgrace to the city, and should be attended to at once. The body" of Mrs. Dr. Crapper, who was one of the honored and respected early residents of Webster City, was placed in a brick vault several years ago. Recently the vault door has been broken open, the lid of the coffin removed, and the skeleton, partly covered by decayed clothing, exposed. There is something inexpressibly shocking in the state of affairs and somebody should make it their business to see that it is righted. Paulina has ayoung man so absent minded that he forgot to eat and then wondered why he became hungry. The other Sunday he took a young lady to church and left his charge to go home alone through the rain, while he retired to his room and wont to bed with his clothes on. The Iowa insurance report for 388| baa been issued by Auditor kyonj, J?ur« In commenting on the ncquittal of John Nowton, who was shown beyond tho question of a doubt to havo puddod the mails that his road might receive compensation for carrying many tons more of mail than thoy really hauled, tho Dos Moines News siiys: "The acquittal of John C. Nowton, bused upon, legal refinements about tho definition of tho word conspiracy, is a disgraceful occurrence. It is such prostitution of forms of justice that makes anarchists, and breeds among the masses, who havo no such exemption from punishment for crime, a distrust in tho integrity of our over-technical legal system. No one will protend that if Newton had boon a man without money or social position he would have been able to make the winning right that was made by Newton through his high-priced counsel." There seems to be good prospect now for the erection of a tin plate mill in Iowa. The officials of tho Santa Fe road have interested themselves in a proposal looking toward the location in Fort Madison of a factory backed by tin plate manufacturers of Wales and iron workers in Chicago. If proper inducements are offered it is said that a factory employing 400 men can be secured for that city. For the first time in three years the prohibitory law was invoked at Davenport last week. Several wholesale liquor dealers who retail in small packages to consumers declined to pay the $200 license charged on saloons with which they compete. A justice court trial resulted in a draw. Mayor John C. Bills at once took steps to enjoin Hanse Bros., who wore particularly defiant, and a few hours after the application was filed the money was produced for the license. ing the year the life J^EGAL, BLANKS-T- J. W. Geiger of Marion, in his decoration day address at Webster City, delivered an eloquent tribute to the volunteer soldier. Not satisfied with this he made some vigorous strictures upon the regulars, saying among other things that " the regulars would rather rest than fight." All the veterans present, both volunteers and regulars, repudiated this as an uncalled for insult to a large body of the best and bravest soldiers of the union army. The reverend gentleman's otherwise eloquent and patriotic address fell very flat accordingly, and nothing but indignation was expressed by those who had invited him to speak. Good Looks. Good looks are more than skin deep, depending upon a healthy condition of all the vital organs. If the liver be inactive you have a bilious look, if yom- stomach be disordered you have u dyspeptic look, and if your kidneys be affected you have a pinched look. Secure good health and you will have good looks. Electric Bitters is the great alterative and tonic, acts directly on these vital organs. Cures pimples, blotches, boils, and gives a good complexion. I 8 sold by L. A. Sheetz; 50c bottles. 4 Pronounced Hopeless, Yet Saved, Frpma letter written by Mrs. Ada E Kurd, Groton, S. D., we quote: "I was taken with u bad cold, which settled on mv lungs, cough set in and finally terminated in consumption. Four doctors gave me up. saying I could live but a short time. I gave myself up to my Saviour, determined if I could not stay with my friends on earth I would meet my absent ones above My husband was advised to get Dr. King's New Discovery for consumption, coughs, and colds. I gave it a trial, took in all eight Dottles; it has cured me, and thank God I am now a well and hearty, woman," Trial bottles free at Sheetz.' Regular, sizes 60c and one dollar. " 4 At Geo. E. MnrbJc'B, Hurt. We intend to move into our new store • soon, where we will have more and better room. I heartily thank my friends in Burt and vicinity for the very liberal patronage given me, and hope with increased facilities to bo able to serve you better. We have some bargains to offer that are worth your while to look at, I am here to sell goods as low as possible, but will not buy cheap, shoddy goods. One hundred nice presents for tho first one hundred ladies who call on us ifl our new store. GEO. E, MARBLE, Burt, Iowa.

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