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AND DEPARTURE OF TRAINS. I, HifiWAMfei: 4 ST. PAUL. East—Pass.— No. 2 10:24am No. 4 9:30pm Freight- v No. 8 ll:55pm No. 14 2:30pm No. 10 12:16am ..6:03 a m ;,,4:37pm . 7:18am .11:46 a m THE UPPER MS MOIKESi ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, NQVEMBEB 9, 1892. '••"•••^•••illMattaiaaiiigMaKM•.----.---.. '. . '"- *'""" •gimm^m ancient times and mysterious persons CHICAGO A NORTHWESTERN. rforth- 8:18 ft re . 3:31 South— 2 :33 p m M. » 00 ........ Mixed ....... 6:07 :16 p m. Lv. Des M. 2:30 a m THE CITY, season came The Catholic church is plastered. The first snow of the Monday. It was light. 8. Reed was taken sick on the street yesterday but not seriously. ' There is typhoid fever in the M. C. Baker home on the Catholic priest farm. H. F. Watson came from Ohio to vote and John Albright Is up for the same purpose. J. G. Bawson is putting up a good barn on his farm westfof town. Ernest Laage is doing the work. The butter tub factory is up and is now struggling for a well. They are down 254 feet and are still going. Come out to the Baptist supper at the old college building Thursday evening. Supper from 6 till all are served. Regular meeting of W. C. T. U. in reading room on Friday at 3 o'clock, All members are requested to be present. The first coat of plaster is on the new bank, while the shelving will be done in the Ferguson-Hoxie building this week. Olof Johnson came down from Superior to vote. He says he still has all the work there he can do, and will go back at once. The new railroad up north is to reach the Northwestern crossing this week and will be pushed for Reynolds next week. Fred Dormoy was wheeled out to vote in his chair. He is very feeble but didn't propose to let Harrison lose for the loss of his vote. We see by the records that F. E. Ranney and Angle Moore of Fenton have joined hearts and hands for life, THE UPPER DES MOINES unites in congratulations. There will be a Crazy social at the house of Mrs. Levant Dodge Friday evening given by the ladies of the Episcopal mission. All are cordially invited to attend. Julius Pleth, our rustling land man, is now officing with Archie Hutchinson over the New England clothing store. He is to have an office in the new bank building when it is finished. Letters remain uncalled for in the postofflce for Henry Barrett, John Backs, Wm. Kichu, Chas. Erven, Peter Kilberg, Chas. Moots, Miss Anna Ostrom, John Rieson, F. C. Watson. The steam heat will be turned on in -::."• Star's hall. Veiled prophets will read the witches cipher ofthe tut- ure. Mysterious waiters will serve the best oysters in Algona, while people from every country wil) give a grand literary and musical entertainment. Admission 10 cents, oysters 25 cents. Come and receive three times the worth of your money. Over the postoffice Tuesday evening, Nov. 15. Sheriff Graham came out from Chi®W> n Monday for election and returned """ling to the bedside of his wife, that when he left she was no e se was no better and the doctors do not give him much encouragement. The rumor that she was dead was unfounded, however. She has a very bad scalp wound, the flesh being cut entirely away from the skull over the right eye, and is otherwise^seriously hurt. Everything is belt isposslble through all A BOLD PIECE OF WORK, Mr. Ottenheimer, Diamond Merchant, Slugged and Robbed Near Council Bluffs Last Week. Predous Stones to the Value of $15,000 Secured—Arrest of Two Suspicious Looking Characters. ing done for her comfort, that she may yet pull right. Gen. Caldwell, in talking about his campaign tour after spending a day in Algona, said he had not anywhere in his travels been in a town of anywhere near the size which was building such buildings as wo are. He also remarked that any city might be proud of such improvements, which is true. The boys who were in Chicago thought our new buildings would loolc rather cheap when they got home. But even Chicago did not dwarf them, and except in size they would look well even in the windy city. Whitney Mockridge, the celebrated American tenor, who, with his splendid concert company will be heard in our city on Nov. 17, has during his brilliant career of several years been a star member of Carl Rosa's English Opera company, American Opera company under Theo. Thomas, Clara Louise Kellog Concert company, Ovid Musin Concert company, the leading vocal soloist of the Boston Festival orchestra and he has sung in special oratorio and concert engagements in nearly every prominent city in the United States and Canada. The proposition to secure a permanent camp ground for the Fourth regiment of Iowa National guards at Algona is one worth considering. Gen. Greene will receive bids till Jan. 1, and he asks an offer of 100 acres or more. The Fourth regiment covers the counties from Cerro Gordo to the Missouri river, north, and south to Sac and Ida. Algona would be central, and would have some fine places for a range and for general camp use. If she should get the permanent camp it would mean that eacli year the companies of the Fourth would come here for their two weeks' encampment, and probably also for regimental rifle practice. It may be worth while to see if Algona cannot make a bid. The last republican rally of the campaign was held at the court house Saturday evening and was addressed by Gen. Caldwell of Topeka, Kan. The room was jammed and packed to its greatest capacity, and no finer audience ever greeted a speaker in Algona. In turn the general gave one of the best political addresses ever heard in Algona. He spoke in a plain, everyday style but held the attention of all to the end, and presented his case in a pleasing and convincing manner. This is his first visit to the county, but in fut- uUO U|JOl ** liwuovj uiw-- ------ - i , full force will be put to work on the inside. Mr. Call hopes to have the building ready to open by Dec. 15. It is reported that Ed. Watson has bought out a drug store in a town in Indiana and will take charge of the busi- > ness. His medical education should help him to make a success of the undertaking. For Gen. Caldwell's meeting 65 tickets were sold at Bancroft and 80 at Burt It is reported that over 100 came from Bancroft for the Ryan meeting. This has been an enthusiastic campaign in Kossuth. A. L. Seeley is arranging to get from the county the fine pair of elk antlers he gave away some years ago. If the board will let them go Mr. Call will hanff them in the entrance hall to the opera house. They wjuld be very ornamental. Dr. Garfield enjoyed the republican meeting Saturday, but it wasn't enthusiasm over the speech which made him move suddenly to a seat nearer the platform. Some hot tallow dripped from a Chinese lantern and struck on the top of his head. Several were troubled during the meeting the same way. S. S. Sessions, Auditor Hofius and J. W Hinchon were in Des Moines last weektoseehowtofixthe l%000tioketa printed for the election, and the poll- if he is on the stump. In private conversation he is as entertaining as on the platform, having traveled over many foreign lands, of which he talks most Interestingly. A very fine concert is promised In Algona next week Thursday at the Congregational church. It is to be V^Ullt> I Ggc*iUHJ*«« * w»» M «.«••• — given by the Whitney Mockridge company, which has a high reputation all over the west. The Chicago Journal of Oct 4 said: " There has been a large sale of seats for the Whitney Mockridge company concert at Central Music hall, Thursday evening, Oct. 6, under the auspices of the board of lady managers for the world's fair commission as a benefit for the children's building fund. The reserved seat sale opened yesterday at the Central Music ."... * /m__ 3 A ..~ n Knn onata wni.*> One of the most daring robberies ever committed occured last Friday near Council Bluffs in this state. The Nonpareil of. that place gives the particulars: For several days a New York diamond merchant named Ottenheimer has been stopping in Omaha and calling upon the various jewelers of that city on business connected with his eastern house. He carried with him some valuable goods. These he kept secreted about his clothes when traveling. Yesterday afternoon he boarded an out-going train on the Fremont, Elkhorn & Missouri Valley road, his destination being some northern point. There was quite a good sized number of other passengers on the train. After crossing the Missouri river to the Iowa side he wont into the smoking car to enjoy the whiffs of a cigar. Two men followed him into the car. One was a young-looking man about twenty-five years old. There were three or four other passengers in the smoker. The younger of the two who followed Ottenheimer into the car took a seat near him. When a few miles out from California Junction he suddenly drew a slung-shot and struck Ottenheimer over the head. This was followed by other blows and before the passengers could render any aid he drew a revolver and leveling it at them commanded them to keep their seat under penalty of death. Ottenheimer resisted the robber, who then commenced firing at him, two shots taking effect, one in each arm, which rendered his victim powerless to offer resistance. Ottenheimer had upon his person some $100 in cash which he told the desperado to take. The robber told him he was not after his money, and reaching into Ottenheimer's inside pocket he hauled forth the diamonds, valued at $15,000, which he placed in his own pocket. He then quickly grabbed the bell rope and gave the engineer the signal to stop. As the train slowed up he jumped from the car and was lost in the darknes of night in a moment. While the robbery was going on no one entered the car. It required but a few minutes for the desperate thief to acomplish the act. One of the passengers in the smoking car named Bob Fleming of Missouri Valley attempted to interfere and the robber pointed his revolver at him and pulled the trigger but it failed to go off. Fleming then hid behind a seat and took his watch from his pocket and secreted it under the cushion. At the point where the robbery was committed it is a lonely place. Along the railroad are numerous marshes covered with dense growths of willows and affords a good hiding place for thieves and desperate characters. Ottenheimeris terribly beaten about the head and face. At Missouri Valley Dr. Coit was summoned and dressed his wounds. One of the bullets plowed its way beneath the skin just below the chest. He was placed on the Sioux City & Pacific train and brought to this city. From here he was taken to Oma- ha'in a hack. Two men were arrested at Missouri Valley on suspicion. They boarded the Sioux City train at California Junction and commenced to tell about the robbery before anyone on the train knew of it. They were out of breath when they reached the train and their actions aroused suspicion that they were connected with the robbery. here to Superintend the construction of the mammoth dredge and flotilla of barges, also the biff land plant of the Lake Hancock Pebble Phosphate company. The boat on which the dredge will be mounted is 90 feet in length, and the barges are each to be 50 feet long and of corresponding beam. Mr. Light will employ a large force pf mechanics, machinists and laborers and expects to have both land and water plant complete and ready for business in from 60 to 90 days. PERSONAL MOVEMENTS. Mrs. J. P. Tuylor of Charles City is visiting at D. S. Ford's. W. A. Parsons, son of G. S. Parsons of Sherman, goes this week to Story county, where he will remain six months or more. Chris. Anderson, the Dane who had charge of the Lund farm for several years, came out Saturday from Chicago for a visit. He met many old friends. Mr. and Mrs. Clarke have been up from Eagle Grove the past week visiting old Irvington friends. Mr. Clarke was a former North western agent there, and Mrs. Clarke was formerly Miss Parsons. R. M. Gardner in Plum Creek is enjoying a visit from his mother, who has been visiting her daughter in Dakota. Mrs. Gardner has many old friends in the county who are pleased to see her in good health and'strength. Removal Sale, M. J. KENEPICK, M. D. publican building. Office in Re- MONEY to loan on real estate, principal and interest payable at my office. Geo. C. Cttll.-32 We are not going to leave town, but are simply going to move soon into BIGG-EB QUARTERS, and before we move we will close out our entire stock of Shoes, Rubbers, Men's, Boys,' and Children's Suits and Overcoats, Ladies,' G-ents,' and Children's Underwear, Hats and Caps, Grloves, Mittens, etc., etc., at prices never heard of before in Algona or vicinity. Come and buy now anything you need in our line and save money./—a^The Boston Store. THOROUGHBRED Poland China boars for sale. Ernest Bacon, Hurt, Iowa. -3214 Go to Hint's Racket For bargains in Underwear, Hosiery. Gloves, Mittens, Caps, Dutchess Pants, Jamestown Dress Goods, Tinware, Notions, etc.-32t4 FOR the latest styles and lowest prices in hats, call on E. Reeve & Co. JUST vecoived, a new invoice of our celebrated $2.25 shoes for ladies. Geo. L. Galbraithjfc Co. Estray Notice. One spotted shoat taken up by me. Owner can get same by paying expenses and calling at my place. S. H. McNUTT. Fall and Winter Are all in stock now and we want our friends and customers to give us a call and let us show them a nice assortment of Happy HooHlevs. Wm. Timmons, postmaster at Idaville, Ind, writes: "Electric Bitters has done more for me than all other medicines combined for that bad feeling arising from kidney and liver trouble." John Leslie, farm- arid stockman of same place, says: Find Electric Bitters to be the best kidney and liver medicine; it made me feel like a new man." J. W. Gardner, hardware dealer, same town, says: " Electric Bitters is just the thing for a man who is all run down and don't care whether he lives or dies." He found new strength, good appetite, and felt just like he had a new lease of lite. Only 50c a bottle at L. A. Sheetz.' 2 Notice. I expect to go to California in a few weeks for the winter. I want every one owing me accounts and notes to come in and settle same before Nov. 15. They will be left with an attorney for collection after that date. 30t4 J. J- WILSON. correction, Four or five of the military boys from here stopped at Dubuque on the , nay home from Chicago and testified in the case against Allison for shooting Mcln tyre. *He was bound over or ^00 Jo meet the grand jury. *V n m bore to a number will be called from here to Dubuque when the final hearing comes to furnish the needed evidence- hall box office, and over 500 seats were reserved the first day. Thursday night the car and company leave upon a tour of 200 cities in the United States and Canada, covering the season until May 1, 1893." It seems that when John Wallace first went to Renwick in the spring he arranged with a hardware firm to send some milk cans to a skimming station a few miles away for sale to patrons. The drayman was taking some of Mr. Wallace's own cans in the load and in some way got the lots mixed and. the store cans got into use in the creamery without anyone's noticing it. .bast week the hardware men took advantage of the mistake to embarass Mr. Wallace and had him arrested on the charge of obtaining goods under false pretenses. W. B. Quarton went down and he was promptly dismissed. The case seems to be one of malicious prosecution, as Mr. Wallace offered to pay for the cans, but they refused to let the matter drop unless he would pay also a lot of claims held against the old firm LATEST styles stiff and soft hats for men and boys. Geo. L. Galbraith & Co. CORN—26 cents delivered on my farm. C. L. Lund.-51tf SEE our fine assortment of rugs. Geo. L. Galbraith & Co. of Wallace & Reed. The court .house was well packed ^^ssff^^^.wff^s-sss^n JS?^c^>3«ssa^iytt^feS it i ,.,oo«i Qnn. It seems a F«y|?J 1l v» *u« „<,,,, mnt.ovial costintr ao cents HDEEAHI HTOEAH! OTEEABI For Patterson Bros. It matters not to them how election goes, They are bound to sell apples lower than ever. Two cars of No, 1 New York apples have arrived and more are coming. The will sell by the car or by the barrel, any way to sell and at not to exceed $3.75 a barrel, and will meet any and all competition. Their apples are the finest, largest and smoothest that have been opened in town. .. ___ THE DEATH BEOOBD. Mrs. George H, Burr Joins the Majority — A Former Algonn Visitor Dead. Mrs, Geo. H. Barr, who has been sick for a long time, died last week and was buried Saturday, Rev. Bowen coming from Estherville to officiate. A large number gathered at the home on the road west from Algona for the funeral, and forty teams were in the procession which attended the remains to the cemetery. As Susie Gilbert, Mrs. Barr was known in the county to very many, having been for years one of out- the" profitsTn making p. ..(hares. He stated that the factories sell them at 8t • the* raw material costing 25 cents - labor 20 cents in the making, further that three men with a could make 50 a day, which lion given was .p.i,*«y -- -- -1...% to have so fine a P»* ? ro ft* ut Mi J the two residences will addmateiially to the appearance of the streev. e coulu ° r ^ « i f»/-\ntfLlHGQ """ nlHJlitot Icnvnftl* Cell I* t J.AO 6 fcv/ " . tf , ___J_A , best county teachers. A little over a year ago she had been elected to a lace in the town schools, but her poor Dau and Ani»Sohelln, Paul Bonser however wg f He and Susana Fuchsen. tm be in demand as a democratic stump W. B. Quarton made a good speech w in {uture campaigns. Frink school house ® V — present and the boys made »-r- - f - s. Kossuth has the waking o£ .» Soiaoyauu »» place in tne town BUIIUUIB, uuu uoi puui health then prevented her from accepting. She had been married to Mr. Barr less than a year, and her death leaves him with a broken home. Many friends will sympathize with him in his great loss and with Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert and the brothers and sisters who mourn and regret that one so admirable in every way should have been taken thus in her early womanhood, Mrs. Barr was in her 30th year. Dentil of Ella Ford. D. S. Ford received word the past week of the death of Mrs. Robt. Goshorn atSante Fe, New Mexico. As Ella Ford, Mrs. Goshorn was known to many in Algona. Her death resulted from lung troubles and an attack of grip. The remains were brought to Wayne, Neb., for interment, the Coal, Coal. I handle only the best grade of hard Illinois and Iowa coals, always at bottom prices.-26t8 J. J. WILSON. 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 The epidemic at Helmetta wap at first beliDved to be cholera, but Bubsquent investigation proved it to be a violent form of dysentery, almost as dangerous as cholem. This Remedy was used there with great success. Sold by all druggists. At Goo. E. Marble's, Hurt. 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 aa 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. Too Much of a Bisk, It is not unusual for coins contracted in the fall to hang on all winter. In such cases catarrh or chronic bronchitis are almost sure to result. A fifty cent bottle of Chamberlain's Cough Remedy will cure any cold. Can you afford to risk so much for so small an amount? This remedy is intended especially for bad colds and croup, and can always be depended on. Sold by all druggists. FOB real estate time loans at the very lowest rates, make inquiry at the Kossuth County bank. S Jl VMJKJ111JL1VJ VMI HENRIETTAS, at all prices. SEBG-ES and Beauford Cords, in all colors, and all the NOVELTIES of the season. We call special attention to our line of Ladies' Cloaks and Gents' Fur Coats. We buy our goods for spot cash and fear no competition. Please give us a call. Chrischilles & Herbst. Garland Stoves. I desire to call attention to my line of Stoves. I have a large stock of the Garland Oak of the 1892 pattern. THIS 18 THE LEADER for solt coal. I have a good number oi second hand stoves whicn will be sold very cheaply. Wood and iron pumps. Call and get prices. T- FARM LOANS. Having secure4 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, d prophets and ye witches ollgood^ An Old Algonlau In The Barton, Florida, paper has following item about Walter _ „. wb,o was on Lake Okoboji the past evjra- jner; Walter lAqty ol Ka.nsp Pity is I Guaranteed Care. We authorize our advertised druggist to sell Dr. King's New Discovery for consumption, coughs, and colds upon this condition: If you are afflicted with a cough, cold, or any lung, throat, or chest trouble, and will use this remedy according to directions, giving it a fair trial, and experience no benefit, you may return the bottle and have your money refunded. We could not make this offer did we not know that Dr. King's New Discovery could be relied on. It never disappoints. Trial bottles free at Dr. L. A. Sheetz.' Large size, BOo and 91. 9 M. Z. GROVE. JOHN GROVE. Livery, Feed, and Boarding Stable. West ot Thoriugton House. M, '1. GROVE, Manager. M ONEY TO LOAN- ON RAILROAD LANPS. Persons wanting to borrow money on rail road lands wiH do well to call at the K County B^nk aiyl bviug tUelv contracts. Farm Loans. I can now make loans on improved lands, from one to ten years time, and give the borrower the privilege of paying tlie whole loan or any part thereof in even JXQO at , , tiny 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 borrower to reduce his mortgage at any time and save the interest on the amount paid. Money f urniBhed ut once on perfect title. Call on or address JL BQSI12, Algonfi, Iowa..

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