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t>m MQINE& AMO^A, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5, JUSTICE, Ted Kidd Case from Speii- Monopolized the District Court This Week, Developes Some Racy Testimony All Along the Line—New Citizens- Civil Matters. The most interesting case yet tried in court is the Kidd bribery which was on Monday and yesterday. It grew out of and recalls a curious career in our neighboring town of Spencer, E. A. Kidd began life up in Canada selling 'some patent medical preparations for which there seemed to be a good demand. His wife had relatives in Spencer, and BO it happened that he cnine there and began tin extensive business, advertising all over the west. In time a number of local capitalists organized a company of which Kidd was manager. They flourished all right for awhile, but their business came to a climax when W. P. Ward called Kidd a thief and a robber, und Kidd sued him for ul under. In the row also Kidd had claims for unpaid salary, and ho also uskod the court to reinstate him as manager. The trial in one of these cases came off, and out of it Kidd was charged with forgery in changing a court record. But the present case arose out of his slander suit against Ward. Sheriff Madden was to select the jury, and tho charge was that Kidd offered him $600 if ho would pick out talesmen from a list ho had with him and he won the case. A change-of venue was taken to Algona and Lawyer Irwin of Storm Lake and W. B. Quarton appeared for Kidd, while Geo. E. Clarice assisted W. L. Joslyn in the prosecution, A. C. Parker of Spencer not being able to be present. r,, Th , e prosecution rested mainly on Sheriff Madden's direct statement that Kidd offered him a list of men to be called as jurors, and agreed to pay him IgoOO if he won. Kidd disputed Madden point blank and had two witnesses to swear to conversations in which they claimed to have heard Kidd ask Madden if he had ever offered him money to fix a jury, and he had said that no such thing had occurred. The arguments began to the jury about 4 o'clock, Mr. Clarke opening and W. B. Quarton following. This morning Messrs. Irwin and Joslyn conclude. Mr. Kidd is accompanied in court by his wife and her sister from Duluth. They appear to bo very pleasant people^ _ The whole case seems to be one arrising out of a town row, which must be very unpleasant in Spencer. brand of tne heit best grade they make. Notwithstanding "Gold Me'dal" costs 25c a barrel more than the best flour any other dealer in Algona handles, we can afford to and Mil sell and deliver in 48 pound sacks Washburn*s "Gold Medal" flour..$1.25 Washburn's "Imperial" at....... 1 20 Our best flour $1.10, and in round lots (4 sacks make a round lot) at $1 per sa ck- JONES & STACY. DRUNKENNESS, OH THE LIQUOR HABIT, Cured at Home In Ten Days by Administering Dr. Hnlncs' Golden Specific. It can be given in a glass of beer, a cup of coffee or tea, or in food, without the knowledge of the patient. It is absolutely harmless, and will effect a permanent and speedy cure, whether the patient is a moderate drinker or an alcoholic wreck. It has been given in thousands of cases, and in every instance a perfect cueo has followed. It never fails. The system once impregnated with the specific, it becomes an utter impossibility for the liquor appetite to exist. Cures guaranteed. A 43-page book of par- Mculars free. Address the Golden Specific Co., 186 Race street, Cincinnati, Ohio. Now Try Thin. It will cost you nothing and will surely do you good if you have a cough, cold, or any trouble with throat, chest, or lungs. Dr King's New Discovery for consumption, coughs, and colds is guaranteed to give relief, or money will be paid back. Sufferers from la grippe found it just the thing, and under its use had a speedy and perfect recovery. Try a sample bottle at our expense and learn for yourself just how good a thing it is. Trial bottles free at L. A. bheotz." Large size, 50c and $1. 3 Bncklcn's Arnica Salve. The best salve in the world for bruises, cuts, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever sores tetter; chilblains, chapped hands, corns and all skin eruptions, and positively cures piles or no pay is required. It is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction or money refunded Price 25c a box; sold by Dr. Sheetz. THEM M -ffl IT On* Two Ja'il Birds Shook the Dust Monday Everting, and Escaped Without Notice; they Did It by Digging Through an i8- inch Brick Wall—Two Crooks that Are Badly Wanted, Kossuth enjoys the distinction of another jail breaking, The two prisoners held for burglarizing Frank Potter's place at Hobart vamoosed the ranch Monday evening at 6 o'clock without much trouble, They dug a hole through a solid 18-inch brick wall, how, no one seems to know, got into the coal room and so out, and walked quietly out of town in broad daylight. The hole was cut in the wall in the old dungeon off the main cell. The door to this one was open, why, no particular reason is given, and in behind they worked probably many hours and perhaps all day. Ifc is not likely that they cut through such a wall in a short time with any light tools, and if they were carefully searched and guarded it is impossible to conceive how they had tools of any kind. The first discovery of their de- E arture was about an hour after they )ft, when Sheriff Graham and Marshal Dailey went down to look after them at 7 o'clock. Algona, Iowa. e. WE have a lot of new and nobby patterns in Brussels and Ingrain carpets. Geo. L. Galbraith & Co. A Cure for Cholera. There is no use of anyone suffering with the cholera when Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera, and Diarrhoea Remedy can be procured. It will give relief in a few minutes and cure in a short time. I have tried it and know.-W. H. Clinton, Helmetta, N. J. -I he epidemic at Helmetta was at first peliaved to be cholera, but subsquent investigation proved it to be a violent form of dysentery, almost as dangerous as cholera. I his Remedy was used there with great success. Sold by all druggists. New Citizens. The following have taken out second papers at this term: Sweden—Axel W. P. Elfstroin, Nels Johnson, Nels Larson, Hans Eckstrom. Gust. Strustrom, Alexis Hillstrom. Germany—Ludwig Borst, Herman Bruhus, Jas. Minrer, Hinrich Drewes, Anton Jorgenson, Albert Potratz, Win. Schulenberg, Frederick Lieb, Geo. Ehlers, Philip Arnold. Norway—Herman Refsdal, Ole Hanson, Fred O. Berge. Civil Matters. The first jury case was that of J. J. Wilson vs. A. D. Clarke. It was the same case that was tried once before. It arose over disputed accounts and settlements, and resulted in a verdict for Mr. Clarke. Geo. E. Clarke tried the case with W. B. Quarton and Judge Cook. To the Public.' I have moved to the Biley restaurant on State street with my baking, and will furnish fresh bread, pies, cakes, doughnuts, etc., every day. n28t3 MRS. B. HODGSON. •World's Fair Dedication. On account of the ceremonies dedicatory of the world'r fair buildings in Chicago, the Chicago & Northwestern Railway company will, from Oct. 19 to 22, 1892, inclusive, sell excursion tickets to Chicago and return, good for return passage until Oct. 24, inclusive, at exceedingly low rates. For tickets and full information apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern railway.—28t3 Plowing Wanted, I want 50 acres of ground plowed. T. H, CONNER. At Goo. E. Marble's, Burt. 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 be 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 the first one hundred ladies who call on us in our new store. GEO. E. MARBLE, 35 Burt, Iowa. A Cholera Scare. A reported outbreak of cholera at Helmetta, N. J., created much excitement in that vicinity. Investigation showed that the disease was not cholera, but a violent dysentery, which is almost as severe and dangerous as cholera. Mr. Walter Willard, a prominent merchant of Jamesburg, two miles from Helmetta, says Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera, and Diarhoea Remedy has given great satisfaction in the most severe cases of dysentery. It is certainly one of the best things ever made. Sold by all druggists. PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY. -^-^^——^^-*^^-^^^, GEO. E. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algona, la. These two men were experts at the business, and within a week sheriffs were here from Fayette and Clayton counties to identify thorn, and to offer rewards for them. They were wanted for various offenses, and had broken jail at Northwood. Sheriff Grafiam had every reason to know that they were dangerous men, and that it would require the closest watch to hold them. One of them escaped before at Emmetsburg by jumping through the window of the car. This makes four men who have left our jail in a few weeks. Although Dickson was known to be a smooth rascal there was an excuse for letting him in the open jail in daytime. But after his escape, and with steel cages which the county has provided at a cost of $2,000 and two lawsuits, there seems to be little reason for the loss of these men. At least it cannot be claimed that a poor jail is the reason, for no jail can be made that a man cannot dig out of if he has time and opportunity. We Offer You a Itemedy which Insures Safety to Life ofJUethar and Child. ' We offer, for TEN DAYS only, the largest and best line of Remnants ever shown, at less than manufacturers' prices: 500 yards Calico Remnants, Regular 7 cent goods, at 5 cents per yard. 1000 yards SHIRTINGS at 5 cents per yard, worth 8 cents. 1000 yards OUTING FLANNELS at 10 cents, worth 121 cts, 1000 yards Worsted DRESS GOODS at 15 cts., worth 20 cts! 1000 yards Worsted DRESS GOODS at 18 cts., worth 25 cts! 100 dozen UNDERWEAR VERY CHEAP. N! Italia Confinement of Its Pain, Horror and Rialt. After using one bottle of "JlnllierN Vrloutt" I Buffered bUD little pain, ami djiluult-xpurlrtiici) that weakneis afterward usunl In such c«tiu!.—Airtf. AHMIE GiOE, Lamar, Mo., Jan. lith, 1391. Sent by expreiia.cliar.f08 prepaid, on r«rnlmo( price, $1.90 per bottle. Book to Muellers mullvil 'trim. BRABFIEL2J KEfiUL.V'i'WW CO., ATLANTA, GA, BOLD BY ALL DBUOQI3T3. Sold by L. A. SHEETZ, Algona. W. B. QUARTON, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Over Kossuth County bank, Algona, Iowa. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Over Kossuth Co. bank. DANSON BROS., ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Loans and collections. Over Frank Bros. rt 4-1 W <U •a <U •5 /3 § ,0 W . rH ,« H Best Grade made A 49LBS. \ WASHBURN CRQSBTCfl'9, I COLD.MEDAL „ CD orq S P VI tr cr c 3 We invite everyone to call in and see the t * Largest Stock of Clothing, Dry Goods, Fur Coats, Underwear, Boots, Shoes, Ladies' and Children's Cloaks and Jackets ever brought to this market. Your obedient servant, UNO. GOEDERS JR. Minneapolis. Ground Feed. Oats and corn, also coal of all kinds always on hand for sale at the Northwestern elevator. Leave orders for delivery at Lund & Ryan's' land office, or by postal card to W. H. Lacy, C. & N. W. elevator, Algona, Iowa.-23tf WE ABE IN IT TOO. Yes, we are selling Minnesota flour too, and expect to continue to as long as we run a flouring mill in Algona, and sell it in connection with our own manufacture at fair prices. But we shall not join the combine of other dealers and help keep prices up to $1.40 a sack regardless of the price of wheat. Still we mean to have a hand in fixing the prices of Minnesota flour from now on; and in order to be in position to do so, we have stocked up with Minnesota flour. We have not hunted for the cheapest Minnesota flour, but meant to have the beat and • knew where to go ior it. Our flour comes from the great WASHBURN MILLS, MINNEAPOLIS. The largest mill in the world—daily capacity 10,000 barrels—requiring 50,000 bushels wheat to produce it and 100 oars daily to take out its vast out-put. By the way, did you ever wonder, when noticing the. displays of sacks and barrels of flour from the Washburn and Pillsbury mills in the other smart towns, why none of the Algona dealers handle the flour of these popular mills? It is because they can buy flour from obscure mills a trifle cheaper. THE WASHBURN FLOUR "lias a world-wide popularity and has taken gold medals often enough when placed in competition with other mills to justify the proprietors in adopting "GOLD MEDAL" as the brand for the best grade of flour they can produce. "Imperial" is the 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 st., one door east of Cordlmrley Residence, McGregor St., east of the public school building H. C. McCOY, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Special attention to city practice. JONES & STACY will hereafter keep this popular brand of flour for sale at their store between Algona State Bank and the Republican office. We are selling Gold Medal, per sack, at $1.35 Our best flour, WAHKANTED, per sack.. 1.10 JONES & STACY. I will give you a bigger dish of Oysters for your money than you can get at any other place in town. PETER WINKEL THE JOHN PAUL LUMBER GO. SUCCESSORS TO J. J. WILSOM Office and yard on Dodge street, south of State, ALGONA, IOWA. Handles the best of all descriptions of Which includes everything that is possibly needed for the c neee construction of any thing Jrom a picket fence to the very -finest residence. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Algona, Iowa. DR. L. A. SHEETZ, Drugs and Medicines. Full assortment always on hand of drugs med- clnes, and pure liquors for medicinal purposes only. Bootes B.XL.S. Sta.tlon.er3r. J. M. PRIDE, M. D,, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office over Bailey Bro.s 1 store, on State street, Algona, Iowa. J. E. HILL, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Wesley, Iowa. Day and night calls attended to with prointuess. T. J. FELLING, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Consultation in English and German. Office and residence over H. Goetsch's store, Whlttemore, Iowa. H. A. SESSIONS, Dealer In both granite and marble Monuments s Headstones, ALGONA, IOWA. Satisfaction guaranteed In all cases. Abstracts. W ANTED SALESMEN to rep, ^ •»• 1 -- L/ resent us In the sale of our well-known, hardy, and choice Nursery Stock for the north and west Local and traveling; work every day in the year; special Inducements to beginners; stock guaranteed. Apply aulck. stating age, and obtain good territory. ST.TAUL NURSERY CO., St. Pau Other abstracters have pooled We're not in it. We have been in the business for 22 years anc don't have to sell, but are here to stay. Our work is GUARANTEED and will be done at living prices, Jones & Smith. . Paul, Minn. SALE OF LANDS. The undersigned will receive bids for the sale of the following described lands, to-wlt: * u half Of SectiOU NlHO. Townahln Nln«tv.fnnr Range Twenty-nine^at his office in 1^0^; Iowa, till noon on the 22d day of October « 80 2', a i w ?i c £ tlme the lai "ls will be sold to the highest bidder. Bids will be received on any quarter, or all. A credit of one year will be given on one-half of purchase price: Bight is reserved to reject any and aU wOsT J, ¥ Adrnr. Estate of o. Money Saved Is Money Made, ,,r S i v ,. ve . 250 to 50 ° on ever y 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 sup- piles manufactured and Imported into the United States. Groceries, Household Goods Furniture, Clothing, Ladies' and Gents' Clothl ing aud Furnishing Goods, Dress Goods, White Goods, Dry Goodsf Hats, Caps. Bootsf Cloths and Trimmings. J, K, FILL & SON, Merchant Tailors A full stock of 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 placing your order. It will be to your advantage, 40 ©oar. ge. We are the ouiy concern which sells at manufacturers' prices, allowing the buyer the same disco rep not found so, nioney refunded. Goods seni by express or freight, w»b privilege of examlna- ttonbeforepartng. AfKABPEN * CO, ^ JSiTQulnoy street, Chicago; ill. Do You Want a Well ? We do all kinds of well work, such as Drilling, Boring, Gleaning and in tact all work in the well line. Water or no pay. Also put in pumps, set upwind mills, a»d do repairing. *' FnASgR PROS. WE MEET ALL COMPETITION. Come and give us a chance to figure i/our bills and we will prove to you that whafwe -A.g-en.t- STOVES. rod FENCE ™ largest and finest K™ ^ Stoves We have g rea < bargains in HENRY WINKIE. T DEALERS IN REAL ESTATE, A 1 __ _ w *» «* M. Z. UttOVE. BROS., JOHN GROVE. ., Livery, Feed, and Boarding Stable. West ox Thorlngton House. JI. Z, GRQV&

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