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Jjg'TABLlSHED 1866. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBEK 28, 1892. VOL. XXVII-NO, 2T. CARPETS. Just received ISO samples of the very latest styles in Carpeting, All qualities, -cut, matched and sewed, ready to lay. © Cheaper than Ever 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. ore.. Also a large assortment of Moquette, Smyrna and Fur Rugs, ^HT Lace and Chenille Curtains, Chenille Table Covers, China Straw Matting, , Floor and Stove Oil Cloth, Carpet Felt, Cane and Cocoa Mats, ' * • Carpet Sweepers, Curtain Poles and Fixtures, etc. You are invited to call and see them N^"" 7 •»m The GRANGE STORE. For You. I make for the present the following very low prices on FLOUR. Try a sack. If it don't please it will cost you nothing: Pat. W. W. flour, per sack, $1.10 Graham flpur, per sack, - .50 Corn meal, per sack, - - .25 Rye flour, per sack, - - .75 Buckwheat, per sack, - -75 Bran, per 100 pounds, - .70 Shorts, per 100 pounds, - .80 Feed, per 100 pounds, - .90 Wheaten Gluten, per sack, .75 BANKING INSTITUTIONS. Kossuth County Bank CAPITAL ............................... «50,000 Incorporated under general laws of Iowa. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold. Collections made promptly, nnd a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. WM. H. INGHAM ................... President J. B. .TONES .................... Vice President LEWIS H. SMITH ...................... Cashier Directors— Wm. H. Ingham, John O. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Chrischilles, Lewis H. Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Bovine. The First National Bank We have just received All warranted. Liberal discount on round lots. J. J. WILSON. F. M. BRONSON, Watches and Jewelry, CLOCKS, SILVERWARE, Silver-plated ware, and all kinds of goods in his line. Repairing promptly done. At Frank Bros.' store. CAPITAL 850,000 Special attention given to collections. AMBROSE A. CALL President D. II. HUTCH1NS Vice President \VM. K. FKUGUSON Cnslilcr Directors—D. H. Hutchins, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweller, W. F. Cnrter, Ambrose A. Call, C. B. Hutchins, Win. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security. THE WEEK'S IOWA NEWS, A crowd of boys of 10 or age htivo developed a new 12 years of and simple A. D. CLA11KE President C. C. CHUBB Vice President CHAS. C. St. CIjAIIl Cnslilcr Algona State Bank. CAPITAL $50,000 DO YOU WANT AN AUCTIONEER? Fall and Winter ID. AUCTIONEER, Will cry city and farm property, make collections, etc. All business of a private nature strictly confidential. Office with F. M. Taylor, over Howard's. clothing. New dress goods, new cloaks and jackets, new hats and caps, new paterns in carpets, new novelties of all kinds, *• » Which we are selling At bottom prices. We are agents for Butterick's patterns. ^ Mail orders will receive prompt attention. . L. GALBRAITH & CO. H. A. SESSIONS, Dealer in both granite and marble Monuments \ Headstones, ALGONA, IOWA. Satisfaction guaranteed in all cases. 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 banking business transacted. Directors—A. D. Clarke, C. C. Chubb, Myron Schenck, Geo. L. Galbrnith, Thos. F. Coolce, W. C. Tyrrell, Chas. C. St. Clair. H. II. RICHMOND .................... President 1. J. BUUKlt .................... Vice President A. B. RICHMOND ...................... Cashier Farmers' and Traders' Savings Bank Do You Want a Well ? We do all kinds of well work, such as Drilling, Boring, Gleaning XO-W.A.. 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 other good security. Foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold, and a general banking business transacted. SPECIAL ATTENTION TO COLLECTIONS. Insurance written. StcainsMy Tickets to and from Europe. Directors— K. M. Richmond, I. J. Bruer, N. E. Sheridan, A. B. Richmond, B. F. Smith, S. Mayne, C. IS. Mallory. system of counterfeiting at Fort Dodge that promises to have a long and successful run. By dipping a lot of pennies into quicksilver they made a very fair imitation of the new silver dimes, and passed several of them on unsuspecting merchants. The silvered pennies became so numerous that the boys' plan was discovered and a couple of the youthful counterfeiters were arrested. Justice Hyatt read them a severe lecture, and after threatening the severest penalties of the law released the boys on their promise never to repeat the offense. _______ Senator Frye of Maine will make one speech in Iowa on Oct. 25. There is a prospect that Hon. John Sherman will speak at Davenport before the close of the campaign. The Post describes Iowa's veterans in the grand parade at Washington, and says: The department of Iowa, as it swung into line after Michigan, deserved and received its full share of applause and demonstration, on account of the distinctive and happy features displayed by the department and its fine appearance. The veterans marched with a swing and a dash that were very noticeable, and it was hard to realize that nearly thirty years previous these same men, or some of them at least, walked the same street, after having passed through one of the bloodiest conflicts of modern times. As a distinctive feature of this department each veteran carried a corn stalk in lieu of a musket. The idea was very happy, presenting, as it did, the representation of war and peace. Each one also carried an ear of corn attached to a ribbon, hanging on his left side, and also wore a fac simile of the same on his breast. One of the men carried a demijohn slung over his shoulders, and another a dead chicken, probably commemorative of some past foraging parties. Looking down the avenue the department presented the appearance of a corn field in motion, and it tickled the crowd immensely. Gen. Weaver, when interrupted at his meeting at Albany, Ga., blurted out that " if the people of the north could see what was going on at this meeting the north would be consolidated." include his military staff, the Iowa detail will consist of a provisional brigade under command of Brig.-Gen. W. L. Davis of Cedar Rapids commanding the Second brigade. This brigade will be composed of the First regiment, CoL F. W. Mahin of Clinton commanding 1 ) and the Second regiment, Col. P. W. McManus of Davenport commanding. The woman suffrage convention of the Mississippi valley assiciation ad" journed last Friday. The following officers were elected: President, Mrs. Estelle Smith, Fort Dodge; vice-president, Mrs. N. S. Bemis, Independence; corresponding secretary, Kathorine M. Pierce, DCS Moines; recording secretary, Mrs. Rowena Stevens, Ames; treasurer, Anna H. Ankeny, Dos Moines; executive committee, Mary J. Coggeshall, Des Moinos, chairman; Mrs. H. Flint, Mrs. Martha C. Callanan, Miss Flora Wright, Mrs. Alice Lmigley, Mrs. E. II. Hunter, Des Moinos; Electa Gilbert, Arnoa; Carrie Collln Rutledge, Port Dodge; and Mrs. ChiltlH, Dunlap. Independence had a big shooting affair Saturday, A man named Mooro shot live times at a partner in business named Carter. Mooro is in jail with bail not named. He came to Independence this season and after a short acquaintance married one of the finest young ladies of the city belonging to one of the oldest and best families. There is a big strike of telegraphers on the Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern road. The aim is to got the switchmen to strike also, but that is not likely. The management of the road claims to bo gaining strength daily and says there is nothing to bo feared if the operators will not cut the wires or intimidate the men. The depot building at Vinton was bombarded with eggs Saturday night. A number of the wires have been crossed and in some of the smaller places operators have been intimidated or stormed out, but all of the essential trains on the road are running and most of the business is going on. State Bank of Bancroft and in fact all work in the well line. Water or no pay • 'lug, i pay. Also put in pumps, set up wind mills, and do repairing. CHASER BROS. THE ALCONA SUPPLY HOUSE Will furnish you anything in the line of CREAMERY :: SUPPLIES, Prices guaranteed. Send your orders when in need of anything, and they will be attended to promptly. S. We shall soon move to new charters, but while we remain at the old stand shall give some startling bargains in SHOES. We are going to close them out, and will State -. University CCF 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. Real estate loans procured and Insurance furnished. Notes purchased. Large list of wild lands and improved farms for sale and rent. S. T. HESERVEY .................... President B. N. BUUER .................. Vice President CHAS. R. MOREHOUSE ........... ....Cashier Directors— G. S. Ringland, S. T. Meservey, R. N. Bruer, J. B. Johnson, C. Korslund. 27te Several Departments Will Begin the Year 1892-93 on Sept. 20. Each department is thoroughly equipped for efficient work, and no pains will be spared to afford students the best possible opportunity to pursue their chosen lines of study. For particular information as to the respective departments address as follows: Collegiate-Charles A. Schaeffer, president, give Fifty perjgntjjff CostJE:^^ . Now if you want bargains come in and see us before they are all gone LANGDON & -mHn McClaln, chancellor, Iowa City. Medical-A, C. Peters, M. D., secretary of fa Honioeopathic Medical— Dean of faculty, Io- W Dental-A. O. Hunt, D. D. S., dean of faculty, IO pharma'ceutical-E. L. Boeruer, Ph. G., dean 0f Exp"nsls I m V an C dep'artments are , reasonable Cost of board in private families, »3 to »5 per week; in clubs, &.50 to $2.50 per week. For catalogues, or for general information, id?ess <3HARLES X. SCHAEFFEK, Loans Abstracts of Title. We are prepared to furnish money on real estate at a low rate of interest and give option to pay 9100 or more any year. We can save you money. Wild lands for sale on easy terms. Special attention given to the sale of improved farms, for which we have constant inquiry. We are the successors of W. H. Nycum, 0. M. Doxsee, and A. D. Clarke & Co. in the abstract business, and make a specialty of furnishing reliable Abstracts of Title on short notice. Insurance address 22m3 President. TA T I can now malte wans "" ""^ " ver the privilege of P3T"m I AQT1C ten years time, and e^eP brVen , 100at idiill LUdlib, T^™*»*^^l£^*MW> Money Saved is Money Made, Save 25c to 50c on every dollar you spend. Write for our mammoth catalogue, a 600-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' C oth- ing 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 FIRST CLASS GOODS. Catalogue sent on receipt of S5c for expressage. We are the only concern which sells at manufacturers' prices, allowing the buyer the same discount that the manufacturer gives 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. KAKPEN & CO., 122 Quincy street, Chicago, 111. written in nrst-class companies, compiled the only large We have :_v£ap of Senator .Allison will take the stump in Iowa this fall, beyond a doubt. President Harrison has appointed Senator Allison, together with two other distinguished gentlemen, delegates to the international silver conference, which will be held in London next month, but Senator Allison has abandoned his intention to go to Europe, and will respond to the call of his party to make some republican speeches in this state. The dates and places have not as yet been decided upon, Chairman Blythe being now in telegraphic communication with the eminent Iowa statesman. Arrangements have also been made for several speeches in this state by Senator Prye of Maine. These gentlemen, together with McKinley and Tom Reed and our local talent, make an array of stumpers the democrats will be unable to cope with. _______ Port Dodge has decided not to buy the electric light plant, and will grant a franchise to the Thomson-Houston company. The city makes a five-year contract for lighting the street with arc lights to burn from dusk to daylight at the rate of $75 per lamp per year. Superintendent Knoapfler, of the department of public instruction, has issued a circular concerning the prize school exhibit to be given at Cedar Rapids, Dec. 27 and 29. Cash prizes aggregating $300 will bo given by the Iowa Columbian commission. The purpose of the prize exhibit is to stimulate more schools to make an effort in this line than otherwise would be, in order that better matter may be obtained for the Chicago exhibit. A TEREIBLE BAILWAY COLLISION. Trains Collide Kast of Charles City, Killing Six Men. New Hampton was the scene of an appalling wreck just before noon Saturday, resulting in killing six men and fatally injuring several more. A way freight on the Chicago & Great Western railway was backing upon the main, line, a wild freight expected having been reported an hour late. The wild made up nearly all this time, however, but no notification was given the way freight. The wild came in about 15 miles an hour and the way freight was backing up at the same speed. The engineer of the wild saw the situation, reversed his engine, and with the fireman jumped, both escaping uninjured. The locomotive dashed into the caboose and literally reduced it to kindling. Three men were in the caboose and 12 on a llatcar ahead. Those in the caboose where mangled beyond recognition. Three men on the llatcar were killed and two so badly injured that they have since died. Half a dozen were hurt more or less. Pour of the killed were so mangled as to be absolutely unrecognizable and were only identified by papers in their pockets. The locomotive of the wild freight is almost a complete wreck. There is nothing left apparently except the boiler and foul- wheel boxes. Several cars were totally demolished and the track torn up in bad shape. Traffic will be suspended 24 hours. PHIL, HANNA'S EEOORD. Ocvu.ri.ty ever made, showing all railroads, wagon roads, streams, owners' names, etc. Size, 3 by 5 ft; price, J3. Call or send for a copy. HAY & RICE, Algona, Iowa. i »ny date when interest <<*»» J u > 0 / n ™ iu wable the bor- s ta^en. TnisPlauof w*»» » nt w . Mo ney »« no second mortgage or coupons ta^en. TnisPauo Kwerto reduce his mortgage at any time and save the lowest on ww 'ttvw?h.ea at once on perfect title. Call on or address ^ HOXIE w . Mo ney Algona, Iowa. WE WILL PAY A salary of »25 to »50 per week to GOOD agents to represent us in every county, and sell our eeneral line of merchandise at manufacturers' prices. Only Jftcw w/to want steady emptot/ment need apply- Oatiwgue and particulars sent on receipt of 25o lor exprei Cloths and Trimmings. J, K. FILL & SON, Merchant Tailors A lull stock ot cloths and trimmings always kept on hand, and furnished at as low rates as can be bought elsewhere. All work done promptly. WE GUARANTEE SATISFACTION. / ' Come and see us before Pi' win be to yowfr J. B. Armstrong, whose land lies ,in wonderful Nishnabotna valley, in Page county, planted 225 acres of corn between the 10th and the 23d days of June. Now that corn is ripe and ready to be gathered for seed. The crop has been grown within a period of 88 days from the time the seed was put into the ground. The yield of corn will be 75 to 100 bushels to the acre. The ground on which the corn now stands was covered with water until June 10. Prom a part of it the water did . not recede until June 15. _____ Adjt. Gen. Greene has written to Gen. Miles at Chicago giving the details of the arrangement for the Iowa militia participation in the Columbian day celebration. It is the intention to toove the Iowa brigade to Chicago Oct. returning Got 23, There wl^ fee the Tho li'ort Dodge Messenger Gives a Now Item About the Venezuela Affair. Here suddenly shows up Phil. Hanna. of Kossuth county, Iowa, our own Tenth district, in heroic light, making a courageous and sturdy stand, as United States consul at LaGuayra, against a revolutionary government. Mr. Hanna when appointed was a Methodist preacher of slight frame and delicate health, but he seems to have been stalwart enough to cow a South American revolution. The New York Herald of Sept. 12 has a stirring dispatch of half a column, headed "Hanna's Brave Stand Saved the Consuls," while on the editorial page appears the following: " Stirring news comes from the Her^ aid's correspondent in Venezuela. Luciano Mendoza, seizing dictatorial power by force of arms, carried things with a high hand. In his anxiety for money he rode rough-shod not only over his own countrymen, but seized the persons of foreign merchants and foreign consuls. Just hero is where he made the mistake which led to his downfall. The American consul at La- Guayra, Philip C. Hanna, knows the duties and rights of a representative of the United States, and has the nerve to do the one and to see that the others are respected. When appealed to by the imprisoned consuls he promptly demanded their unconditional release, and when this proper demand was not immediately granted appealed to the foreign war ships in the port to aid him in enforcing it. When this show was made the consuls were released." Una Coullrteucc In It. " I would father trust tbat medicine than »ny doctor I know of," says Mva. Hattie Mqson of CUUton, Carter eovraty, Mo., in speakipgof Chamberlain's Coljo, Choiers* a«d Diarrhoea Remedy, fhfc ffiS<HPto>e pan al\W8 bu d9pend.e3 upton, eypn In the • or 60

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