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ESTABLISHED 1866. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 1891. VOL. XXVI-NO. 12. SUMMER CLOTHING. OOOL CLOTHING, Ice Cream Coats and Vests Found at Taylor's, also underwear in Gauze, Cotton, and wool. Jean drawers just what you know you want for this hot weather, and the cost so little, and the extra comfort you will have after putting on a Summer Coat and Vest, and some of our nice light gauze shirts and drawers, you will be real glad its hot. Coats and vests for men at $1. up to $10. Also a nice line of BOYS' HOT DAY COATS AND VESTS at 75 cents to $3. You may want a nice cool cashmere shirt, we have them, also straw hats. You can get just what you are looking for in cool goods. Coats and Vests, sizes from 34 to 44, Gauze Shirts 34 to 44. You can't help but get a fit. From now until after the Fourth we will sell all odd lots in clothing at a PRICE "We have had the largest spring'trade on clothing we ever had, and of course many lines are broken. Just as good if you can get a fit, and you can in some of them. Yours to please, J-A.S- SPECIAL :-: SALE 3VC -OP 1 - OIF 1 TSIE3 O-OO3DS: Windsor Ties, Ladies' and Children's Lace Collars, White aprons, Shirts, Handkerchiefs, Ladies' Black Lace ties, Ladies' Colored silk ties, Ladies' White Mull ties, Ladies' chimesetts, Ladies' blouse waists, Men's night shirts, all the above goods will be sold at once at wholesale prices. THE :-: BEST < BARGAINS ever offered in the northwest, We also have a large lot of remnants which we will sell REGARDLESS OF COST! We will also sell our large stock of clothing at a discount during this month. We invite every one to call in and see the many bargains, Yours truly, JNO. GOEDER3 JR. PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY. t*^~^r**f*^***i^^~^^,^****^~r+^-^ l ^***r*^^**+~f~*^+-f*^*s l **s~*^+*OEO. E. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office over First National banlt, Algona, la. W. B. QUARTON, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Over Kossuth County bnnlt, Algonn, Iowa. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Over Kossuth Co. bank. DANSON BROS., ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Loans and collections. Over Frank llros. S. S. SESSIONS, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Prompt collections. Money to loan on chattel security. Over Chrlschilles' store. L. K. GARFIELD, M. D,, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office, State at., one. iloor east of Cordlngley, Residence, McGregorst., cantor Urn public school building. H. C. McCOY, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Special attention to city practice. MORSE & PRIDE, PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS. Onice east of Rutherford house, Algona, Iowa. O. T. WEST, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Next door to J. O. Smith's Ktoro, Algona, la. J. E. HILL, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SUR&EON. Wesley, Iowa. Day and night calls attended to with promtnesn. T. J. FELLING, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Consultation in English and Gorman. Ofllco and residence over H.. (Joetsch's store, Whlttemore, Iowa. DR. CEO. J. HOLTFOERSTER, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. West Uoud, Iowa. Special attention to diseases of the skin. Fits, epilepsy, etc,, cured. BANKING INSTITUTIONS. Kossuth County Bank, CAPITAL ............................... 850,000 Incorporated under general lawn of lowii. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign und lomostic exchange bought and Hold. Collections made promptly, and a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to or from tho old countries sold at lowest rates. WM. H. INGHAM .................... President r. B. .TONKS .................... Vice President LEWIS H. SMITH ...................... Cashier Directors— "Win. H. IiiRham, John G. Smith, T. B. Jones, T. Chrischilles, Lewis H. Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Harnot Dovlno. The First National Bank , XO-W.A.. CAPITAL §50,000 Special attention given to collections. AMBROSE A. CALL President D. II. HUTCHINS Vice President J. C. BLACKFOUI) Cashier Directors—Ambrose A. Call, D. H. Hutchlns, J. C. lllackford, Philip DorwelJor, Win. K. Forguson, A. D. Clarko, C. B. Hutchins. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing ilrst-clasa security. FARMERS' AND TRADERS' BANK, XO-W.A.. R. M. Richmond President R. II. Richmond Vice President A. b. Richmond Cashier Transacts a general banking business. Collections a specialty. Money transferred to all parts of the United States and Europe at low rates. Tickets to and from tho old country for sale. Taxes paid for residents and non-residents. Abstract of title furnished on tho same day applied for. X6. I&C, DEALER IN REAL ESTATE. Loan and Insurance Ay'I and Notary VuUlc, 00,000 acres of prairie lands and improved farms lor sale or rent. Village property tor sale or rent. Now Is tho time to secure you a homo before three prospective railroads are built, which will advance tho price of land beyond the reach of the average home-seeker. COMMERCIAL HOUSE, Bancroft, Iowa, R. M. Richmond, proprietor. First-class house. Satisfaction guaranteed. Special attention to tho traveling public. State Bank of Bancroft AUTHORIZED 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. Keal estate loans procured and insurance furnished. Notes purchased. Large list of wild lands and improved farms for sale and rent. S. T. MESERVEY .................... President B. N. BRUER .................. Vice PreHldeilt CHAS. R. JIOREHOUSE... ......... ...Cashier Directors— G. S. Rlngland, S. T. Meservey B. N. Bru^r, J. B. Johnson, 6. KorelundT *' gjHOBT-yORM MOBTGAGE&- The best l9i chattel work. Alwaj-s in stock at the Upper P«8 Moines THE NEWS OF THE WEEK. An Ellsworth county school board " fired" a teacher because she offered a prize to tho scholar who maintained the best record for keeping his face clean during tho term. She was suspected as being an agent for a soap concern, says tho Republican. A great sensation has boon created by the expulsion of Horace G. Lozlor from Cornell College. Ho is a young man, 24 or 25 years old, a son of John Hogarth Lozior, and has heretofore boru an excellent reputation and waa to have graduated from both tho literary and musical departments this year. An effort is being made to keep tho matter quiet, especially tho cause, but it is understood ho bccamo too inttmato with a young lady living in town, which came to tho cars of tho faculty and resulted in his expulsion. Jeremiah Cullcn, aged 107 years, died Tuesday at tho homo of his daughter, Mrs. Michael Gllligan, near Bankston, Iowa township, Dubuquo county. Mr. ullon was a native of tho County Wexford, Ireland. Ho camo to this country in 1852 and after a two years' residence in Ohio, camo to Iowa with his wife and daughter, Mrs. Gllligan, who was thoir only child. Somo 10 years ago his wlfo died at tho advanced ago of!)(( years. Potor A. Doy at tho Sioux City bankers' convention road a paper in which 10 squarely opposed free silver coinage. It is reported that tho peoples' party will Hood tho stale with all their famous orators this fall, Donnelly, Simpson, etc. S. M. Clarko stiys that one of tho uost interesting subjects tho people of [own have to pass upon Is tho kind of a stale soldiers' monument it will havo. The Grand Army posts and tho wom- m's associalion are considering tho question. It will pass on to tho people n choosing a legislature. As it involves one of tho largest items of state expenditure and will also bo a noasuro of tho intelligence and character of tho state it will moro and moro ittract public atlonlion and inlorost. A. S. Burnoll of tho Iowa Stato Business Men's association was indicted by Lho United States grand jury for circu- ating a postal card warning members of the association against an agent of inothor merchants' association of Chicago. In connection with this case tho ittorney general of tho United States las given an opinion that all postal lards and oiTors of reward sent out by )olico officers and sheriffs are violations of tho postal laws. Tho Nora Springs Advertiser says .hat Kdson Gaylord has sold 10 black walnut trees, measuring from 10 inches es to four foot in diamotor, for shipment ,o Hamburg, Germany. A Dubuquo man in going through an old lead mine found a box in which, with some tobacco and other articles, 10 found a meorchaum pipe of beautiful design and finely colored which had :>een presented to him by .Captain Rogers of Philadelphia, In 1857. Tho pipe md been in that box for tho past 32 years, and although tho box has almost •one into decay, and tho tobacco baa been resolved into dust, the pipe, which was in a case, is in as good preservation as tho day it was left there, and still retains considerable of tho flavor of the weed. Charles Aldrich has recently made a very valuable addition to the state collection in the shapo of a manuscript poem in tho hand writing of Fitz Greene Halleck, written from memory March 23, 1804, or three years preceding his death. ^^^^^ Tho Hancock Signal sizes up tho Forest City loaders of tho peoples' party in Iowa. "Wo, tho people," were Hon. J. E. Anderson, attorney and loan broker, Forest City, chairman of tho convention; committee on organization, W. R. Mattox, horseman, Forest £City; committee on resolutions, Martin Cooper, attorney and ex-postmaster, Forest City; committee on rules, W. W. Olmstoad, attorney and capitalist, Forest City; central committee, Isaac Conner, trader, Forest City; all democrats. How happy your " peo pie" must be in having their political interests managed by such a fine lot of horny handed sons of toil. Oh yes! Hurrah for the dear peoples' party. The census office bulletin on minor mineral industries shows that 267,769 tons of crude gypsum were produced in the United States in 1890. The values ranged between 75c and $2 per ton. Very little waa solid crude, but a great quantity waa calcined into plaster o! paris for stuccoing, considerable made iu cement, considerable also into ferti Hzer. Iowa produced 21,674 short tons, of which 14,434 were sold as land paster valued at $23,000; 9,340 tons were col cined into plaster of parls, valued at $5,326,850, total value, $250. Total ex penditures, $26,218. Labor employed, 8 foremen, 6 mechanics, 60 laborers^ Wages from $1.50 to $2.83 per day. Capital employed, $785,000 in land, $45,000 in buildings and machinery, $80,500 in tools and implement, cash $1,500, total, $164,500. Tho Iowa gypsum bods lie along tho Dos Moinos river In Webster county, but all operators hava hoadquatrors at Fort Dodgo. Tho Charles City Intelligencer say* that A. B. F. Hildroth's reminiscences are published and will soon bo for salev Tho mules in Ingle's coal mine, near Evansvillo, Intl., wore hoisted oufc recently. Some of them had not BOOB daylight for eight years. Tho smallest thing frightened them, a flying bird causing them to jump/whllo upon soo- ing a dog they would stand and tremble with terror. ^^^^^ If a hundred now republican cluba can bo organized within tho next month In Town, tho assistance of tho national league organizer is promised, and tho [U'obubilltios are that a state convoi*- Lion of clubs, to bo addressed by Hon. William McKlnloy, will be hold during Lho summer. ___^_ Tho state fireman's tournament at' Marshalltown last wook was tho largest over hold in Iowa. Tho mooting next year is at Atlantic. Tho mooting of Sons of Veterans was hold at Ottumwa last Wednesday and Thursday. Tho reports of Colonel Pick- ott showed an increase of 50 camps, and 1,080 members in tho last year, with a otal expenditure of about $1,800. Tho bllowing officers wore elected: Colonel, Ceo. C. Van Houton of Lenox; Hou- ;onant-colonol, E. M. Philips, West Jnion; majors, H. W. Crane, Mt. Pleasant; J. A. Evans, Kookuk; C. B. Alox- indor, Rock Rapids; dclcgato-at-largo, Walter L. Behring. From Montlcollo, Iowa, comes a tele- ram which announces tho death of John E. Lovojoy, tho last of tho noted 'amily of that name, who died at Center Junction Friday morning. Tho dispatch said ho had boon a resident of that county moro than fifty years. Ho was i printer by trade, and was employed n tho office of his brother, Owen P. liovojoy, when tho latter was murdered jy a pro-slavery mob at Alton, 111., la 1837. Tho deceased served several fears as consul to Peru, under Lincoln's administration. For tho last 16 fears ho had boon a railroad station igont at Center Junction. .Ho was born in Maine in 1817, was twice marled and loaves seven children. Bishop Perry fell on a bridge in Davenport last Thursday and dislocated his shoulder, Tho president last Wednesday appointed Judge Reed of Council Bluffs chief justice of tho court of private land claims. Judge Reed is an able man and Chough his appointment was rather a surprise to tho public it is well re- oived. Ha is a native of' Ohio, 58 years old, and settled in Iowa in 1857. Eo served in the Second battery, Iowa light artillery, during tho war. He a member of tho Iowa senate, and then n district judge until ho wont on tho Iowa supremo bench January 1, 1884. He resigned tho chief justiceship to on- tor congress. _______ Tho forthcoming annual meeting of tho Iowa Stato Amalour Rowing association is attracting far greater interest than any of its predecessors and all tho different clubs are preparing for it in a way which augurs well for its success. The regatta will bo hold at Spirit Lake on July 14 and 15 and promises to bo tho best in the history of tho association. A Hiiro Opportunity for Investment. Sale of town lots at Lodyard, Thursday, Juno 18, 1801. Tho town of Leo> yard is beautifully located on the main lino of tho C. & N. W. Ry. leading from Dos Moines to St. Paul; nine and a half miles north of Bancroft, and seven miles south of Elmore, the junction of the C. & N. W. with tho C., St. P., M. & O, Rys., and by virtue of such location is tho prospective county seat of the new county, which in the near future must be sot off fi-om Kosauth county. Tho town and its interests are under the direct management of the Western Town Lot company of tho O, & N. W. railway. A now depot la to be erected at once. A station agent is now on the ground. Farm lands In this immediate vicinity have more than doubled in value within the past year. To accommodate those who would like to attend the sale, a special train will leave Webster City at 8:20 a. m.; Woolstock. 8:34; Eagle Grove. 8:50; Goldfleld, 8:58; Thrall, 9:03; Renwlok, 9:15; LuVerne, 9:31; Irvington, 9:46; Algona, 9:57; Burt, 10:16; Bancroft, 10:30, and arrive at Ledyard at 10:50. Returning train will leave after the sale is over. Tickets for this train will be one full fare for the round trip. Terms of sale: One-fourth cash, and the balance in three equal annual payments at eight per cent, interest; or a discount of 10 per cent, will be allowed for all cash purchasers, This is a grand as well as rare opportunity for legitimate business, or profitable investment. Don't miss it. C. E. SIMMONS, Land Com. 0. & N, W. Ry, &. s:.