The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 30, 1891 · Page 1
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Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, September 30, 1891
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ESTABLISHED 1866. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 1891. VOL. XXVI-NO. 27, Geo. L. Galbraith & Co.? They sell cheap and have the largest and best selected stock. They have the largest and best lighted store; you can always see what you are buying. Their new stock is now daily arriving in jLHats, Caps, Underwear, Carpets, Oil Cloths, Ladies' and Gents' Furnishing Goods, Ladies,' Misses' and Children's Cloaks, Boots and Shoes, cheap counter goods, etc. GEO. L. GALBRAITH & CO. you want the best in the market for the money. When / want shoes you will go to Stough's, where the best assortment is kept at prices to suit everybody. Of course you CO Undertaking and embalming will always receive careful and personal attention. Prices are reasonable. FARM LOANS. Having secured the agency of the New England Loan and Trust Company, I am now prepared to make farm loans on five to ten years' time at the lowest possible rate, with privilege of partial payments before due. Office over Chrischilles' store, Algona. S. S. SESSIONS. M. Z. GROVE. JOHN GROVE. Livery, Feed, and Boarding Stable. West of Thorlugton House. M. Z. GROVE, Manager, Farm Loans. I can now make loans oil Improved lands, from one to tea years time, and give the borrower the privilege of paying tUe'whole loan or any part thereof in even tlOO at any date when Interest falls due. This is Iowa money, ^nfl no second mortgage or coupons taken. This plan of making a loan will enable the borrower to reduce his mortgage at any time and save the interest on the amount paid. Money jurniahed at once on perfect title. Call on or address . H. HOXIE, Algona, Iowa. 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, and n general banking tmsluess transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. TVJf. H. INGHAJl ................... President T. B. JONES .................... Vice President LEWIS H. SMITH ...................... Cashier Directors— Win. H, Inghiun. John G. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Chrlschilles, Lewis H. Smith,- J. W. Wadsworth, Baruet Devine. The First National Bank Of -AJJO-O1T.A... IO-W.A.. CAPITAL $50,000 Special attention given to collections. AMBUOSK A. CAUj President 1). H. HUTCH1NS Vice President T. C. "BhACKFOUD Cashier Directors—Ambrose A. Call, D. H. Hutching, J. C. Bluckford, Philip Dorwellor, Win. K. Ferguson, A. D. Clarko, C. B. Hntchlns. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security. FARMERS' AND TRADERS' BANK, R. M. Richmond ..................... President K. R. Richmond ................. Vice President A. B. Richmond ........................ Cashier Transacts a general banking business. Col- actions a specialty. Money transferred to all inrts of the United States and Europe at low •ates. Tickets to and from the old country for sale. Taxes paid for residents and non-residents, Abstract of title furnished 'on tho same day applied for. DEALER IN REAL ESTATE. Loan and Insurance Ap't and Notary Public. 00,000 acres of prairie lands and Improved farms for sale or rent. Village property for sale or rent. Now Is the time to secure you a lome before three prospective railroads are jullt, which will advance the price of land beyond the reach of the average home-seeker. COMMERCIAL HOUSE, aancroft, Iowa, R. M. Richmond, proprietor, First-class house. Satisfaction guaranteed. Special attention to the traveling public. State Bank of Bancroft AUTHORIZED CAPITAL ............ 8100,000 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. tf otes purchased. Large list of wild lauds and Improved farms for sale and rent. S. T. MESERVEY ............. ....... President B. N. BRUKR .................. Vice President CHAS. H. MOHEHOUSE ............... Cashier Directors— G. S. Rlngland, S. T. Meservey, R. N. Bruer, J. B. Johnson, C. Korslund. PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY. -»»rf^^^J^,^%X^k^'^^^^- 1 «-^X.X^rf'^X^-^^X^fcX 1 >^>»<-^^^ - «*^>rf-s^^^^^>^ > QEO. E. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algoua, la. W. B. QUARTON, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Over Kossuth County bank, Algona, Iowa. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. f Collection agent. Over Kossuth Co. bank. DANSON BROS,, " ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Loans and collections. Over Frank Bros. S. S. SESSIONS, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Prompt collections. Money to loan on chattel security. Over Chrlschllles' store. L. K. GARFIELD, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office, State st., one door east of Cordlngley, Residence, McGregor st., east of the public school building. H. C. McCOY, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Special attention to city practice. MORSE & PRIDE, PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS Office east of Rutherford house, Algona, Iowa G. T. WEST, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Next door to J. G. Smith's store, Algona, la, J. E. HILL, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Wesley, Iowa. Day and uight calls attended to with promtuess. T. J. FELLING, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Consultation In English and German. Office and residence over H. Goetsoh's store, Whitteuipre, Iowa. DR. GEO. J. HOLTFOERSTER, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. West Bend, Iowa. Special attention to ills eases of the skin. Fits, epUousy, etc., cured, SHOUT-FORM MORTGAGES— The best lor chattel work. AlWHVH In otock lit IU« Upper Dea Molncg "ill*. Beats Anything the World Has Ever Seen ! In the line of Fine Clothing we can show the best goods the world has ever seen, and furnish fits that would surprise a globe trotter. Boys' Overcoats, $1.50 Boys' Suit, - - 1.25 We are proud of -our Clothing and we can't help it. Our prices are right. Jas. Taylor. Cloths and Trimmings. J. K. FILL & SON, Merchant Tailors A. full htock of cloths and trimmings always kept on hand, and furnished at as low rates as cun be bought elsewhere. All work dono promptly. WE GUARANTEE SATISFACTION. Come and see us before placing your order. It will be to your advantage. T. 3C. £e, SCOT. Take Warning in Time! Buy the Best. Buy Bonaparte Yarn. Buy Bonaparte Blankets, Buy Bonaparte Flannels. Buy Bonaparte Pants. Buy Rockford Cotton Socks. Buy Racine Woolen Hosiery. Buy Lamb Knit Qoods. Buy Staley Knit Shirts. Buy Good Boys' Clothing. Buy Lion Brand Overalls. Buy Lion Brand Duck Coats. Buy Grinnell Gloves and Mitts Buy Brodhead Dress Goods. Buy Rochester Ladies' Shoes. Buy Men's Hub Gore Shoes. Buy Durable School Shoes'. Buy Milwaukee Boots. Buy Best Rubber Goods. Buy St. Paul Fur Coats. Buy where you get the Best. Buy of Recently the Capital reported Unit ,he Iowa corn crop wns playing tho last Imlf of tho ninth inning. It is now liappy to say that tho Iowa corn crop lias made a homo run. Jack Frost is lot In it, Hon. Dnniul Dougherty of Now York, ,ho famous orator, will deliver his celebrated lecture, "Tho Stage," at tho •piuid oporu houso In Dubuqtio, Tuesday, Oct. 13. Prices will be $1, 75 and 50 cents. ______ A remarkable discovery was made ast week in the gravel pit which the ::. & N. W. Is making at Lake View. Soino 17 feet below tho surface a stone vna found, about two feet in length, ton inches In width, and throe inches thick. On one face Is carved tho letter FI. Below this is the date, 1741, and 'ollowing this is a heart transfixed by in arrow. Tho designs are all plain, uid from all appearances are not of •ocont date, HO there can be no dooop- •ion in it. ______ Iowa has 6,021,100 hogs. Illinois is second with 4,0-14,268. Tho latest newspaper directory of own records 48 dully papers in tho state, of which 21 are ropubloan, Hi democratic, and 11 Independent, There iro two tri-weoldy, 10 semi-weekly and J07 weekly journals in tho state. There ire also eight bl-weokly publications, 50 monthly, three bi-monthly and one luartorly. This gives over 1,000 jour- mis Issued in tho state each week. THE NEWS OF THE WEEK, Tho innoconl vanity of a Duneombo L IoloI chiunburtnuid resulted in dlsas- .rous blaze in that hostelry at Fort Dodgo Sunday. Tho girl was curling her hair n hor room on tho third floor and was using 1 a kerosene lamp to boat tho curing iron. In Bomo way tho lamp was overturned and exploded, creating a >hize which noon gullied' fierce liead- vay. A flro alarm was sounded at 11:30 i. m. and mot with a prompt response. Tho firemen Icopt tho lire from sproad- ng by heroic efforts and a lavish use of vator but it was two hours before the flumes were extinguished. Tho entire lotol was filled with smoke and water so that the damage will be enormous. !tis estimated that lire, smoke and water have damaged tho building to .ho amount of $5,000, while tho damage to tho contents will probably bo • nearly is much, C. W. Williams hus given more Ihroe-yoar-olds records below 2:20 than my other driver, vi/,: Axtoll 2:12, Alix 2.-10J, AUorton 2:28*, Canary Bird 2:11)J, and Annie Dickinson 2:10{, pacor. He has also given a number of the same ago records botween 2:20 and 8:80. Direct 2:06, Allorton 2:09i, Nancy Hanks 2:12, Manager, pacer, 2:11J, Pat Downing 2:181, Mary Marshall 2:123, Charleston 2:164, Monbars, two years, 2:20, are all inbred to Hamblotonian 10. Rabbi Samuel Prouder electrified the Hebrew congregation of the city of Davenport recently by tendering his resignation as pastor and at tho sumo time formally and publicly renouncing Judaism, Rabbi Froudor is an Austrian Jew 83 years of ago, a graduate of Union college. Ho stated In his renunciation that Judaism had no longer a mission in tho world, and was a theological back number, A nice between Allorton und Nuncy Hanks at the Lexington mooting next month Is now a certainly, both Williams and Doble having accepted tho association's offer of $8,000 for tho first horse, Race to bo trotted either Oct. 13 or 14. C. W. Williams Thursday wired an acceptance of Don J. Leather's proposition to match Allerton and Nelson foi a purse of $10,000, the winner to take the whole amount and tho race to occui Oct. 0, at Grand Rapids. Auction Sulo. At court-house square, on Saturday, Oct. 10, 1891; kOno black maro 4 years old, sired by'Exilo, in foal to Princopt- or, gentle and kind for family use; ono light road wagon, ono set single harness a« good as now, and household fur nlturo too numerous to mention, 2712 MKS. W. H. DOWSK. Hire! J)OK J.,o«t. A dark brown English setter birt dog, with a little white mixed; had on u wido strap collar, with iron ring Anyone finding can notify A. V. Dailej and get pay for his trouble. T. H. KELLKV, Osago, Iowa. STOUQH sells school shoes. Sioux Oily Com 1'aloce. C. M. & St. P. Ry. will sell tickets to tho Sioux City corn palace and return for $4.28, selling Oct. I to 17 inclusive Tl»o Sioux CUy Corn Vuluco, On account pf $ie Coyn Pulaco, to lx held ttt g^u|f pity |rott| Oqt. 1 to 17 the CJitcMP 4". Jipi'thvyestevn Rtt.ilwav i i *! ,.-'143 3... is to dates of sale, etc., apply to ajrents if tho Chicago A- Northwestern JRiitl- vay company.— 2013 THEY WAKT THE DOOTOB, TOO. I'hp Oomnrrnta Kmlorse Dr. Honrne, tin- Alllnnrr Nominee for llopre- Aiuitntlvr—The Spectacle of Doiiio- crnts NomliintltiK n rrenounced I'ruliitiltlonlflt. Tho democratic representative con- •ontlon mot yesterday at the court IOU.TO and presented to tho spectators lie sight of delegates who left tho rc- Hiblican party on prohibition alono giving a unanimous nomination to Dr. bourne, who has always been a pro- libitionist, without any ttssurjinco from ilm that ho would staiul on tho tlomo- :ratic platform. Sixteen votes wore ast on tho llrst ballot, of which ho got line, C. L. Lund six, and Silas Koupo no. Mr. Lund thanked his friends nd said he could not accept a noinlna- ion, and moved to give Mr. Bourne ti inaiilmous vote, which was declared art-ted. Dr. Horn-no was not present, nil no statement was made for him. A onimlttoo wits appointed—-f. J. Wilson, ,'. L. Lund, and Philip Dorwoller—to isit him with news of his nomination, nd it ml out where ho stands. Wo pro- umo in answer to them ho will make a ublic sttileinont and announce upon vhat conditions ho accepts, ' if at all. tenders of l.he Courier on Friday niny ook for his platform, as ho certainly vould not hope to make a canvass with wo nominations and no statement of rinelploH of any kind. At llio close of business .). W. Hln- hon was chosen eotmnittoomaii for toxt year, and Chairman III ploy made speech. He was evidently embar- iHBod by tho situation and did not mow how to discuss any issue, as Dr. Join-no's position waa in doubt. He voided mentioning tho local option ssuo oven indirectly, although most of ho delegates consider that the real oc- Hsion for a nomination. Ilono by "Tlio I'ooplc," The "people's convention" mot nt Mtt last Thursday and nominated Dr. Journo of Union township for ropro- ontatlve. It was attended by two rolhors from Hancock county and the ollowing Kossuth citl/.eiis: W. T. Bourno, Thos. Ilanna, J. E. Blackford, S. W. SUinton, C. W. Goddard, Goo. V. Davis, C. Hanna, Win. Carter, Wm. ohnson, W. D'. HofluH, Joseph Math- rs, Horace Sohonck, W. J. Bourne, W. Hedge, A. Zahlton, and Jacob Pu- jor. J, W. Hinohon was also present. !io resolutions of any kind wore adopt- id, and no statement of principles made. LU VERNE'S BE80LTJTION8. ;ouiily jSlultoi-H Coiiuldorud In tho SouthoiiHt—" JMvliio rrovlUoncoand tlio flood SCIIHU ol' tlio I'ooplc." LuVerne News: At tho republican caucus hold In LuVerno last Monday, the following preamble and resolutions were adopted: Whorcns, Wo Und in tho portion ot vlursh Stephens, tho prununt inuiunbont of tlio sliorifE'B olllco, one of tho ablest und nost ofUciont county onion's in tho groat stuto of Iowa, und wlioso lamo has gone out into other stutos, und Whoroua, It Is a part of tho county hlu- ,ory thut iiowhoro olso in lowu have tho UWB boon bettor enforced than in Kossuth county during the administration of Marsli Stophons, ana that too, with very light ox- jonso to tho taxpayers; und Whorons, Wo know it to bo a part of ,!io county history that Sheriff Stephens las allowed no criminal, howovor cunning, ;o escape his vigilance: urn! thut ho ut ult ,imeH has boon u friend to tho poor man, and 1ms guarded woll tlio Interests of tho ;axpuyers of Kossuth county by refusing jo become the tool of scheming lawyers in ihoir uttoinpts to extort blood money, nor ias ho over allowed unnecessary costs to bo nude lu civil or criminal cases, therefore DO it Itesolvod, Thut wo doom it our duty as republicans to do all within our power to retuin such men in olHoo, and wo do hereby instruct our delegates to tho county conveu- i/lon to use all honorable moans to secure tho ronoinination of Marsh Stephens for sheriff of Kossuth county, and wo will rely on Divine Providence and tho good sonso of tho people for his oluctlon. And bo it further Hosolvod, that inasmuch us wo find in tho person of K, C. Anderson an ablo educator us well us u gentlomuii und u scholar, anil believing as wo do, Unit it is one of cardinal principles of the republican faith thut all sections of this great common wealth should bo fairly represented, therefore wo tho republicans of LuVorno, In cuucus na- seinblod, do deem it wise ami just that our nourishing sister city of Uuncrofl bo accorded at least one of the nominees of tho republican convention, und wo therefore Instruct our delegates to use all honorable moans to secure tho nomination of C. C. Anderson as candidate for county superlu- tent of schools. Dono at LuVorno this 31st day of September, in tho your of our Lord, 181(1, and of the independence of tho United States tho ouo hunurod and fifteenth. I'ubllc Stile of Fliio Slock. We will olTor at public unction, Friday, Oct. 2, 181)1, at "Prairie Lawn Stock Farm," commonly known as the J. B. Jones farm, three miles southwest of Algona, Iowa, the following:, property: One hundred and forty head of registered Short-horn cattle, consisting of the entire J. B, Jones herd of cows, hoifers, bulls, and calves; 30 head tine Poland China hogs; two good work horses and harness. Also the hay and feed on said farm. Terms of sale: Approved notes running ono year, nt 7 per cent., on all sums of $10 and upward. A discount of, 3 per cont. will be made for cash. . This will be a splendid opportunity for tho farmers of Kossuth and adjoining counties to improve their stock by 1 purchasing from tnis ftno herd. H. B. CUNNINGHAM & Co. JOHN SCOT'!', Auetio»e&i', .

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