The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 12, 1891 · Page 1
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 1

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, August 12, 1891
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\ T, ' ESTABLISHED 1866. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12, 1891. VOL. XXVI-NO. 20. •?; The Only Bis Show Coiini to Alpna WALLACE & CO.'S Great Worlds 50-cage Menagerie, Roman Hippodrome, and -WILL EXHIBIT AT- Algona, Friday, Aug. 21. GRAND SPECIAL SALE OF T JL TSTT -LNI Y Sublime and Superior to Similitude. Acme of Possible Acquisition ! Of magnitude unrivaled, and in every detail perfect. Monster Massed Menagerie! Scenic, gladiatorial, and processional productions to delight the senses. Aviary of birds of bright plumage from the Isles of Balm. Aquarium curiosities from cerulean depths of Indian seas. Three rings with wondrous companies of performers of exalted fame, who dazzle comprehension with miraculous feats of superhuman intrepidity, or more than terrestrial grace. Most stupendous of railroad shows, aggregating incomparable zoological exhibits, circus adventures, and the hurtling exploits of the hippodrome. It is in truth and fact the BEST SHOW IN THE WORLD. Astounding the spectators and confounding all would-be imitators. Invariably presenting all and everything that it advertises, and beggaring attempts of other and effete institutions to rise to its majestic plane. It remains a gigantic, unparalleled congregation of the rarities of animated nature; of extraordinary creations contributed by all nations; the Olympian sports which beguiled the classic hosts; the splendors of the pageantry of Aurelian—every feature on the same supremely superb scale. A cosmic centralization of irradiant effulgence. We will sell our entire stock of Ribbons at prices heretofore unheard of, commencing on THURSDAY, AUGUST 13, and continuing one week, at following prices, viz: No. 5 at 5c; No. 7 at lOc; Nos, 9 and 12 at 12c. Remember these are all new goods, all silk, and worth 10 to 30c. All the latest colors, shades, and tints. We have also placed on sale a lot of Ladies' and Gents' Gauze Underwear at away-down prices. Ladies' Vests worth 30 and 50c at 20 and 35c. Also a lot of light Coats and Vests for hot weather at greatly reduced prices. Do not fail to inspect our remnant counters for un- paralelled bargains in Dress Goods, Ginghams, Casi- meres, Repellents, Shirtings, Flannels, etc., etc. We have just received a lot ot Ladies' Sailor Hats. Your choice for 25c. Yours for bargains, THE NEWS OF THE WEEK. The Grand Lodge Knigths of Pythlaa begnn its session nt Sioux City yesterday. Edward Lung-worthy, one of Iowa's curliest sottlers, celebrated his 83d birthday lust weok at Dubuqtic. Ho took a rido, and returning homo found an old lady waiting for him on the piazza. She had called, she said, to pay him $2.50 she had owed him for 47 years. At that time Mr. Lungworthy was in the dry goods business, and tho woman had made a purchase which had never been settled for. Clearing Sale At Galbraith's! Challies, 3c per yard. Remnants of all kinds of goods regardless of cost. Call and look over the Bargains in Dry Goods! GEO. L. GALBRAITH & CO. Cloths and Trimmings. Allorton lowered his rooord to 2:12i at Independence a week ago Friday. Tho first half was made in 1:081, last half 1:04J. Mary Marshall lowered hoi- record to 2:14} the samo day. Both belong to C. W. Williams. State Superintendent Siibln has prepared and sent out a circular to tho various county superintendents to select some of the best school houses of convenient and suitable location, and have photographs of them prepared for use* in tho biennial report from tho stnto olllco. Cuts will bo made of tho photographs and included in tho report. ' It has boon decided to add to the celebration of Bishop Hennosy's silver jubilee a torchlight procession in which the laity of tho city and surrounding country will participate. Tho dato set for tho celebration Is tho 20th of September next, that being the 25lh anniversary of the young priest's consecration as bishop of tho diocese of Du- bue[uo. The advance sheets of tho report of tho Hccrotary of state of the criminal convictions for tho year 1889-181)0 tiro out. Tho total number of persons who wore convicted during tho year was 1,150. The total amount of costs paid by tho several counties is $425,204.05. Tho amount to be deducted from tho foregoing on account of linos collected is $7, !!H!.54. Tho counties which tiro in tho roll of honor as having no convictions during the year are Audubon, Adalr, Dickinson, Hamilton, Howard and Winnobago. Among the olTonsos for which convictions are most numerous are nuisance 140, burglary i)'J, lar- coni'.y 0(1, nuisance keeping 80, soiling intoxicating liquors 00, assault with Intent to commit great bodily injury 00, assault and and battery 51, assault 87, forgery 30, larconoy petit 85. C. S. Hamlin's triple team, Bollo I-Iumlin, Justina and Globe, trotted a milo ut Cleveland last week In 2:14. J. K. FILL & SON, Merchant Tailors A full stock of clotliH and trimmings always liept on hand, ami furnlhlied at IIH low ratuH iiH can bo bought olnowhoru, All work douo promptly. WE GUARANTEE SATISFACTION. Como and BOO IIB boforo placing your ordor. It will bo to your advantage. T. 2C. OTXIjXj eJc SO2T. F. L. PARISH'S Hardware and Tin Shop, Special attention givan to all kinds of repairing, Including Guns, Pumps, and Gasoline Stoves, 03LOD Pageantry of the coliseum. The best reproduction of the entertainment of the Cassars ever given by any show on this continent. Matchless equestrianism, gorgeous in all appointments. Unequaled in thrilling, electrifying features. THE FINEST HORSES of any show on earth. -:- O3aa,riot -: ZEBaoes in furious chase. Daring antique performances of horsemanship by classic riders. Great five-horse tandem hurricane hurdle run. Processional splendor, Vespacian's triumphal exercises with their inimitable scenic grandeur. Most exciting events of any show on earth. THE GRANGE STORE. Imperially Street Pageant On the forenoon of every exhibition day indicates the scope and brilliancy of the whole majestic show far better than mere diction, however florid or profuse, may picture it. All the people should see the parade, see the show, and so have a royal day's outing. GENERAL: MERCHANDISE. Good Quality. -:- Low Prices, FREE CITY DELIVERY. Farm Loans, I can now make loans on improved lands, from one to ten years time, and give the borrower the privilege o: paying the whole loan or any part thereof In even 1100 ai any date when interest falls due. This Is Iowa money and no second mortgage or coupons taken. This plan of making a loan will enable the bor rower to reduce his mortgage at any time and save the interest on the amount paid. Money furniehed at once on perfect title. Call on or address H. HOXIE, Algona, Iowa. Glotlxea otc. Am also prepared to put in furnaces and do plumbing and gas-pipe titling; AND IRON AND TIN ROOFING. Prompt attention will bo given to all work in my Hue. Shop south of court house. H. A. SESSIONS, DEALER IN MONUMENTS AND HEADSTONES, Granite or Marble, ALGONA; - - IOWA. The groat Knoxvillo raeott eomo this week. Tho meeting at Independence is August 24-20. Tho Iowa Citi/on says: It may not be generally known that Abraham Lincoln ovor visited Iowa during a political campaign, W. H. Lathrop of this place has discovered that such Is the case. During tho Kirk wood and Dodge campaign in 185!), tho future president spoke at a political mooting at Council Blull's, on behalf of Klrkwood, tho nominee of tho republican party for governor, Tho next year Lincoln was elected president, and us a far-seeing statesman and emancipator of tho slaves, his. name has boon made immortal. H. K. Long, tho well known real estate lawyer, has secured a patent on a toe weight for horses. Horsemen pronounce it tho best ever invented. In a short timo a factory will be started and Mr. Long and Des Moines will reap a rich reward. An examination was hold at Fort Dodge on Tuesday, Aug. 11, at 9 o'clock a. m,, to select a candidate for tho naval academy cadetship, made vacant by tho resignation of Cadet Bond. Satisfaction guaranteed in all casea. JOHN EDWARDS, Feed, and Sale Stable, South of Tennant House, My rigs are all first class, and I will do what is right to secure a share of the trade. Also owner of the stallions— BLACKWOOD AND BILLY LEE. Blackwood by Blackwood jr. ; dam Mag by Henry oiay (8)* time 8 :4& toroW wagon. * '' Billy I*ee by Oeu. kee, by Green's Bashaw 50 ; dam Belle Wilson, a racing mare. An Ampliithoatro. Heretofore tho word " amphithea- tre," as used by show managers, has simply been a more figure of speech, but Wallace & Anderson, who exhibit in Algona on Friday, Aug. 21, have adopted it in reality, and we shall present a number of acts peculiar and pertaining to stage accession. These features have never been seen with any tent exhibition, because of their complicated nature and necessary effects, which could not be produced outside of metropolitan theatres, An Opportunity Will be afforded your eastern friends to visit you by the series of excursions arranged by the Chicago & Northwestern railway, for which tickets will be sold at very low rates. If you will forward to W. A. Thrall, general passenger and ticket agent Chicago & Northwestern railway, Chicago, the names and addresses of your eastern friends to whom the information may prove interesting, a circular giving full details of these excursions will be promptly mailed.—20t4 Go TO Rist's Racket store for great bai-gaioB.—gp TRY Galbraith's $?.g§ Indies' flue i th<$ ttje teat wade,

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