The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 26, 1892 · Page 1
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ESTABLISHED 1866. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 1892, VOL. XXVII-NO. 31. BANKINC INSTITUTIONS. «~*X-.u^X'X^*W*-W-N--«-'-'W'>^-V^-'^-'-«-*-'''^-'^^ Kossuth County Bank CLOAKS CLOAKS I Trade Winners. : Choice Material, Bright, Clean Styles. Correctly Made By far the Largest 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. WM. It. INUHAM President .T. B.',TONES Vice President LEWIS H. SMITH Cashier Dlrectors-Wm. H. Inghnm, John G. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Chrlschllles. Lewis H. Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Devlne. You can find BLACK BEAVER, MELTON, CHEVIOT, Made up in "Welted Seam, Strap Back, Box Back, Notched Collars, Far Lined or Plain, Half Satin lined in Tan, Brown, Black, and Blue, Pearl Buttons, Mink, Astrakan Opossum Lined. line in in the city, both in Ladies' and Children's. Miss Stephens, who has charge of this stock, will be pleased to see you, and will make you prices. The First National Bank CAPITAL ....................... 850,000 Special attention given to collections. AMHUOSE A. CALL ....... '. ......... President D. H. HUTCH1NS .............. Vice President WM. K. FERGUSON ................... Cashier Directors— D. H. Hutchlns, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweller, W. F. Carter, Ambrose A. Call, C. B. Hutchlns, Win. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to partle's furnishing llrst-class security. Ladies' THE WEEK'S IOWA NEWS, The Rev. J. G. White attempted to deliver a lecture against Catholicism at Muscatine on Monday to a large audience in Olds' opera house, but was hissed and hooted down. The police were called to protect him. A largo crowd had assembled outside the building, but was scattered without violence. The lecturer cancelled his date there. _______ Mrs. John Goldsworthy of Fort Dodge has received a letter from her nieco, Mrs. Temperance Watters of Landoro, Wales, in which the latter states that eighteen of the largest tinplato mills in that vicinity have shut down and are preparing to move their plants to the United States. The letter is a family one written with no thought of furnishing political capital, and the statement mentioned is made as an explanation of the stagnated state of business there. Dubuquo has the first case of lumpy jaw in a human being ever recorded in the state. The victim is a six-year-old child named Ida Lango, daughter of Fred. Lange. She was taken sick some Winter Jackets A. D. CLARKE ....................... President C. C. CHUBB .................... Vice President CHAS. C. St. CLAIll ................... 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, aud a general banking business transacted. Directors—A. D. Clarke, C. C. Chubb, Myron Schenck, Geo. L. Galbralth, Thos. F. Cooke, W. C. Tyrrell, Chas. C. St. Clalr. We also have one of the best lines of © © © f s Fur Coats © © © R. M. RICHMOND ............. ...... .Prcs dent 1. J. BRUEU .................... Vice President A. B. RICHMOND ...................... Cashier Farmers' and Traders' Savings Bank In the city at the cheapest price. Ladies, we want you to call at the old store and look at those Shoes Incorporated under the laws of the state of Iowa. None but home capital invested. AUTHORIZED CAPITAL .............. 850,000 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. Steamship Tickets to and from Europe. Directors— R. M. Richmond, I. J. Bruer, N. E. Sheridan, A. B. Richmond. B. F. Smith, S. Mayne, C. E. Mallory. That we are closing out. We have fust received *J _—!"*"*•"- Our new Fall and Loans and . . . Abstracts of Title. State Bank of Bancroft weeks ago, but the disease has developed only recently. One operation has been performed, cutting away part of her face, and another is necessary to remove a portion of the jaw. The physician has little hope for her recovery. The disease is exceedingly rare. It originates from a fungus grown on grain, and in the case of cattle it is communicative by this fungus lodging in the mouth of the animal. The few cases known among human beings have been confined to liverymen, drovers, tanners and others in constant communication with live stock. The only case known of communication is that of a livery keeper in Limberg, Australia, who gave it to his bride in kissing her. This case is reported by Dr. Baracn of that city. How it originated with this child is mysterious. Mrs. Lucy Whalen, a niece of the Morman prophet, Joseph Smith, died last week at her home in Burlington. She was 52 years of age and succumbed to an attack of typhoid malaria fever. She was a believer in the Morman doctrine and in the divine inspiration of her Uncle Joe. Her remains were removed for burial at Burnside, 111., by two of her brothers, Frederick Salisbury of that city and Solomon Salisbury, a minister in the Morman church, both of whom were in attendance at her bedside, and are the last surviving members of her family. but no one in the hall knowing but what it was his home burning, the . stampede from the hall was almost complete. But the captain remained at his post and in a short time after the alarm was over and the danger past, the well* known eloquent tongue and soutid ai« gument used by the gallent congressman began to draw the citizens back to the hall, until the house was filled to overflowing and it ended in a rousing meeting and three cheers for Captain Hull. Two drunken roughs named Mullen and Barrett appeared at Mrs. Shaffer's house in the suburbs of Dubuque late Monday night, and after Mullen had cut Mrs. Shafer, her younger daughter and a man named Snider through the ears with a knife the pair nssaulted-- Mrs. Shafcr's older daughter. At 3 in the morning they lied. Hog cholera has broken out in the north part of Webster county. Largo losses are reported by Messrs. Casavaw, Halo and Thompson In Badger township. The disease attacks young hogs with especial vloleiiuo. Veterinarians pronounce it the most dangerous kind of hog cholera. All possible precautions to prevent the disease spreading are being taken. 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 pa« erns ; Mail orders will receive prompt attent.cn. . L GWB4ITH & CO. We are prepared to furnish money on real estate at a low rate of Interest and give option to D»T *100 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, O. M. Doxsee, and A. D. Clarke & Co. In the abstract business, and make a specialty of furnishing reliable Abstracts of Title 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 estale loans procured and insurance furnished. Notes purchased. Large list of wild lands and Improved farms for sale and rent. S. T. MESEIIVEY .................... President B. N. BKUEK .................. Vice President CHAS. K. MOREHOUSE ............... Cashier Directors— G. S. Blngland, S. T. Meservey, K. N. Bruer, J. B. Johnson, C. Korslund. The wealthier members of St. John's oil short notice. Insurance written In first-class companies, complied the only large of We have laison & ever made, showing all railroads, wagonroads streams, owners' names, etc. Size, 3 by 5 ft; price, »3. Call or send for a copy. HAY & RICE, Algona, Iowa. Have just received a fine line of all kinds of Millinery Goods. • Something very nice in the way of STOVES, We can show you t! and Ranges in the county fail to see my W1NKIE. DEAtlsTREAUSTATE, •A.lg-pn.a, - w can ftw 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, $1.10 Graham flour, per sack, - .50 Corn meal, per sack, - - ,25 Rye flour, per sack, - - .7$ Buckwheat, per sack, - .75 Bran, per 100 pounds, - .70 Shorts, per 100 pounds, - .80 Feed, per loo pounds, - .90 Wheaten Gluten, per sack, .75 AH warranted. Liberal discount on round lots. J, J. WIJ.SQN. Episcopal church of Dubuque have announced their intention of establishing a Reformed Episcopal church. St. John's Is the finest church edifice in Iowa. A year and a half ago the vestrymen and Rector Walker got into a dispute over the question of whether the boys or the girls of the vested choir should enter the church first. The rector asserted that his authority in all matters pertaining to the church was supremo, and on appeal Bishop Perry sustained him. The wealthy men then tried to freeze him out by withdrawing their support from the church, but he accepted whatever part I of his salary those loyal to him could raise. _______ The fifty-first annual meeting of Iowa Baptist state convention and accompanying anniversaries is in seession in Mason City. The attendance will reach five hundred. At the session of the grand lodge of Iowa Odd Fellows at Council Bluffs last week the following officers were elect ed: Grand master, J. W. Bulen, Clin ton; deputy grand master, Rev. F. W. Evans, Des Moines; grand warden, R. L. Tilton, Ottumwa; grand secretary, Wm. Garrett, Burlington; grand treasurer, A. J, Morrison, Marengo; grand representative, J. K. Powers, Cedar Rapids. ^______ - THE WORLD'S FAIR OPENING. An Account from One Who Was on the Grounds-Iowa Mndo a Vino Sliowlnu - Algoim 1'ooplo AVlio are CHICAGO, Oct. 23.—The opening exercises of the world's fair closed Saturday in the dedication of the various state buildings. lowu with appropriate programme gave a handsome home on the lake front, and divided the honors of the day with New York and Ohio. Hon. E. P. Seeds delivered the oration, and Mrs. Barber recited a poem written for the occasion by S. H. M. Byers of Oskaloosa, while Gov. Boies and others had oiiioial parts. The state band furnished the music and sustained the reputation it won Thursday and Friday of being the best state band on the grounds. Of course Sousa's great band and the famous Mexican band excelled. Iowa has been prominent all through the opening programme, and the recognition she has received has caused the thousands of lowans here to feel renewed pride In the state. Gov. Boies' presidential boom has made him one of the best known of the governors and his reception was second only to that of Gov. McKinley. The Iowa party in both days' parados was received with continuous applause. "Hurrah for Iowa," " what's the matter with Boies," "three cheers for Iowa's handsome ladies," and cheers for various members of the party, especially Al. Swalm, who was passed oil' as an Indian chief by Secretary McFarland tind Speaker Mitchell, who rode ahead in the procession and told the boys about him, greeted the party all along the route. And the Iowa party deserved it all, for Feathers, F3.T1CV TrinHllillQfSl Conductor George Starr of Waterloo J ' & I had a terrible encounter with a negro Velvet, ^* I had a terrible encounter Ribbons, Baby Caps, in fact anything that can be found in a first-class millinery store. negro tramp whom he attempted to eject from an Illinois Central train. The negro attacked him with a razor, and he received several severe gashes, one just missing his jugular vein and an- A New Firm. ^r^saaatSf&^'SSy 1 ^ TPOB $25 YOU CAN BUY -D A Sewing Machine that retails for i Get fuutCTSBon M tbe V. D. M. office. The undersigned having bought out the meat market formerly owned by H. J. Edens wish to say that they will be glad to meet all old customers, as well as the new ones that may favor them with their patronage, hoping by kind treatment and fair dealing to receive a part of the public patronage. CASH PAID , , . FOR E VER YTHfNG needed to properly operate » first-class jneat market. & SON, other cutting a gash eight inches long and an inch deep in his hip. In the struggle both men fell from the train, which was running twenty-five miles an hour. The negro has been arrested. Captain Hull spoke in Winterset Monday evening and preparations had been made for a uniformed parade and a big republican time. But about 6 o'clock the clouds came up and the rain fell in a deluge, continuing with short lulls until after Captain Hull had commenced to talk. The rain then ceased to fall for an hpur, But within 15 minutes after the speaking commenced the cry of fire was heard and with the steam whistle and the bells, great was the excitement. It was a barn burning, And the Iowa party cieserveu u an, iur it had the best mounted guard, the best band, the handsomest ladies, and the cleanest looking regiments of infantry. The parade as a whole was the most remarkable spectacle ever witnessed in the west certainly, and it is claimed is the largest and most notable ever held in this country or in the world. Thursday when the civic societies marched through the heart of the city the crowds were such that passage anywhere was absolutely impossible. Friday the military parade passing from the north side to the fair grounds, a distance of over ten miles, went the whole distance between solid ranks of spectators. It is as impossible to give any idea in words of the immensity of the throngs as it is of the main building, when the 5,700 voices in the chorus could only faintly bo heard, and where 100,000 people were seated, and where a hundredth part of them caught an occasional tone from the voices of the orators of the day. Every building in Algona could be put in this main hall without crowding. It is the marvel of architecture and no imagination can equal the impression which is produced by the actual presence, The finest spectacle of the exercises was the military parade in Washington park Friday. There were 15,000 troups, cavalry, infantry, artillery, bicycle corps, official staffs, regimental bands, governors, generals, and all marching in grand review. Old soldiers say that not even McClellan's reviews surpassed it except in numbers. The sweeping columns of soldiers in bright uniforms in the broad level park, keeping time to the dozens of great regimental bands and following the governors with their suites in full dress uniform mounted on prancing horses, presented a grand appearance. It was worth while being " war correspondent" to have a place in a front carriage where the whole field was in full view, and whore this magnificent pageant could be seen in its entirety. Algona has been very fully represented in the militia and out. She is also represented in the rifle team, as Walsh epresene , got on in the Dubuque contest although his skirmish record was low. He stood second in the known distance firing but stands ninth in the team. Witham is an alternate. The boys came to Fort Sheridan Sunday afternoon and shooting began Tuesday. It is unlikely that Iowa will cut much figure, though the team may have good luck and come up. HARVEY INGHAM. Will Start A^nlq. Des Moines Capital: Gen. Weaver's only greatest show on earth will soon go into wi nter quarters. Next year the grand aggregation will start again, and the general will be prepared to sav. in the l "Now what sav. in the language of the ringmaster, t will the little lady haver' CORN— 26 cents delivered on my farm, C. L. Lund,-51tf

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