The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 7, 1891 · Page 1
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 1

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, October 7, 1891
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ESTABLISHED 1866. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 1891. VOL. XXVI-NO. 28. Cloths and Trimmings J, K, FILL & SON, Merchant Tailors A full stock of cloths and trimmings ftlway 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. I will be to your advantage. 7. 1C. Take Warning in Time! K 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 Goods. 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 ' "V/f'T-e Regulating the Sun. If you want a correct timepiece get a watch at Bowyer's. It will not regulate all the ills of the body politic, but it will regulate the sun, moon, and stars, and the county fair was timed by one. Waltham, Elgin, Hamden, Springfield, Duber, Aurora, Seth Thomas, and E, G. Bowyer works as cheap as can be had anywhere. Special prices for the next ten days on all jewelry and silverware. Visit Bowyer and get prices before buying. E. G. Boywer. DO YOU WANT AN AUCTIONEER? AUCTIONEER, Will cry city and farm property, make collections, etc. All business of u private nature strictly confidential. Office with P. M. Taylor, over Howard's. .'"'" jy^ONEY FURNISHED— At Seven per cent. Interest, at the Kossuth County Bank. Apply at once. T .EGAL BLANKS— OTk -W Buy them at the Upper Des Moines office >j& and get the most approved forms. 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 Hats, 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. The Grange Store. Come and see the new designs in Fine Table Ware I3ST. GO CD Jndertaking and embalming will always receive careful and personal attention. Prices are reasonable. OLD SHOES . . . Need not be worn when you can get good- looking, neat-fitting new ones as cheap as you can at , Stouts! You may think this is ' Drawing it fine," .but .t is a fact just the / same, as an inspection will quickly prove. Call and see goods and get my prices. 3P. S. M. Z. GROVE. JOHN GROVE. Livery, Feed, and Boarding Stable. West of Tborlngton House. H. Z. (JItOVK, Manager. Farm Loans. I can now make loans on Improved lauds, from one to ten years time, and give the borrower the privilege of paying the whole loan or any part thereof In even 1100 at auy date when Interest falls due. This in Iowa money, md no second mortgage or coupons taken. This plan of making a loan will enable the ijor- ower to reduce his mortgage at any time and save the Interest on the amount paid. Money urnlshed at once ou perfect title. Call on or address H. HOXIE, Algona, Iowa. BANKING INSTITUTIONS. Kossuth County Bank , XO-W.A.. CAHTAIj ............................... 150,000 Incorporated under general laws of lown, Deposits received, money loaned, foreign nm' domestic exchange bought and sold. Collec tlons made promptly, and a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to 01 from the old countries sold nt lowest rates. WM. H. 1N(!HAM ..... .'. ............ President .1. B. .IONKS .................... Vice President UiWIS H. SMITH ...................... Onslilri Directors— Win, H. ItiKham, John O. Smith J. U. Jones, T. Chrlschllles. Lewis H. Smith, J, VV. Wadsworth, Harnet Dovlne. The First National Bank OS" -A.X40-0:tT.A.. XO-W.A.. CAMTAIj *fiO,000 Special attention given to collections. AMHUOSK A. OAU< President D. )I. HUTCH INS Vice Pmililmit .1. C. lIljAUKKOIll) Cashier Directors—Ambrose A. Call, D. H. Hntchlns, J. C. Blackford, Philip Oorwoller. Win. 1C. Per guson, A. D. Clarke, C. 11. Hutchlns. Money always on haiul to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing tlrst-clatm secui'lty. FARMERS' AND TRADERS' BANK, R. M. Richmond ..................... President. 11. It. Richmond ................. Vice President A. It. Richmond ........................ Cashier Transacts a general bunking business. Collections a specialty. Money transferred to all parts of the United States and linropo ut low- rates. Tickets to and from the old country for sale. Taxes paid for residents and non-residents. Abstractor title furnished on the same day applied for. DEALER IN REAL ESTATE. Loan and Insurance Ag'l and Notary Public. 00,000 acres of prairie lands and Improved farms for milo or rent. Village property for sale or rent. Now Is the time to sucui'u you a liome before tlireo prospective railroads are built, which will advance the price of land beyond tho reach of the average home-seeker, COMMERCIAL HOUSE, Uaucroft, Iowa, K. M. Richmond, proprietor. First-class house. Satisfaction guaranteed. Special attention to tho traveling public. State Bank of Bancroft , XO'W.A.. AUTHORIZE:!) 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. Heal sstate loans procured and insurance furnlHhud. Satan purchased. Largo list of wild lands and Improved farma for sale and rent. S. T. MKSEKVEY .................... President K. N. HKUEK .................. Vice President, 31IAS. U. MOHEIIOUSE ............... Cashier Directors— O. S. Blngland, S. T. Moservoy, R. N. Uf nor, J. H. Johnson, C. Konmind. PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY. - ^- 1 '^^^^^^wX> - ^V_X^^> u XX^^-'-^X-^rf-s,^X - <-v^^ fc X%^^«^«^^>.^> — -^>*>^»X^-N - * • GEO. E. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algona, In. W. B. QUARTON, ATTORNEY AT LAW.' Over Kossuth County bank, Algonn, Iowa. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Over Kossuth Co. bank. DANSON BROS., ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Loans and collections. Over Frank Hros. S, S. SESSIONS, ATTORNEY AT LAW. L'rompt collections. Money to loan on chattel security. Over GhrlBchlllen' store. L, K. GARFIELD, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office State St., one door oast of Cordingley. >.;esldouce, McGregor st., east of tho publ'c school building. H. C. McCOY, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Special attention to city practice. MORSE & PRIDE, PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS. Office east of Kutherford house, Algona, Iowa. O. T. WEST, M. P., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Next door to J. a. Smith's store, Algona, la. J. E. HILL, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Wesley, Iowa. Day and night calls attended to with prouitucsH. T. J. FELLING, M. D,, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. ionsultaMen in English and German. Onice and residence over II. Goetsch's store, Whlttemorei-Iowa. DR. OEO. J. HOLTFOERSTER, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. West Baud, Iowa. Special attention to dls- - Fits, epilepsy, etc., cured. gBOBT-FOUM_MORTGAGES— Cue best (or chattel work. Aiwayn in atock at the Upper De» Women oiUce. Don't Want the Earth Politicians would have it that farmers want the earth, but this impression is erroneous. It is a fact, however, that when they want a thing they want it badly, and generally get it. This accounts for the great popularity of Taylor's fine-fitting tailor-made clothing. The largest and most complete stock in the city. Jas. Taylor. H. A. SESSIONS, DEALER IN Granite or Mnrblo, ALGONA, IOWA. Satisfaction guaranteed In all cases. JOHN EDWARDS, Feed, and Sale Stable, South of Tennant House, My rigs are all llrst class, and I will do what Is right to secure a share of the trade. WANT YOUR PATRONAGE, and I will try to use you right. SURE TO G-O UP. Real estate in Northwestern .owa is as sure to rise as the sparks are to fly upward. No gunpowder plot is necessary o demonstrate this, but if you mil communicate with C, B. Matson, real estate broker, at Algona, Iowa, he will furnish convincing reasons for the aith that is in him, and give )ottom prices on knds in this part of Iowa. over Chri^chiUoa' store. THE NEWS OF THE WEEK. Major McKlnloy ncldrcsscd nn uudl- CHCO of 50,000 people in tho coal palacu at CHtumwii. It. was one of tho greatest jHilltiL'iil inootirig-s over held in Iowa, A tiMi-yuar old son of David Benson, who lives south of Kalotia, hud his foot cut oil with tho rolling cutter of a plow. Ho run home, nearly half a milo, over tho plowed ground tho earth which stuck to tho wound us ho ran stopped tho flow of hlood. I'lio report says: "Tho little fellow showed u world of pluck; never cried n whimper. Tho mother, scared and weeping, met him in the yard and the little follow tried to console her hy saying, 'don't, cry, mother; it don't hurt much afld might have heen worse!'—thus showing nerve that few people possess. Tie quietly awaited the arrival of Drs. Hit- tor and A lion, who dressed tho wound carefully after the little fellow of his own accord bravely mounted a table to bo placed under the inliuenco of ether. At last reports lie was Dotting along nicely. It will leave him a cripple for life." Tho next annual meeting of tho Iowa State Diary association will meet at Wavorly, November 12. About 1,000 delegates are expected to be In attendance. At Bishop Hennosy's silver jubilee, celebrated at Dubuquo last week, Archbishop Ryan in his address said that thoro wore in Iowa 25 years ago but 44 priests and four parochial schools. Now In the north half of tho slate thoro are 200 priests, (!()() sisters, 11,000 school children, and churches in every neighborhood. . Hon. Daniel Donghorty lectures at Mason City on "Oratory," Got. 120. Tho IJos Motnes Capital says tho jail of Scott county, Town, lias 100 occupants. Thoro are over 200 saloons In Davenport. Contrast thoso circumstances with tho facts as to Polk county, tho most populous county in Iowa, which rarely has over 20 prisoners In tho county jail. Tho Hampton Recorder says: The Aluminum-Alloy metal factory started ;JD Monday last and is now fairly under way. About ten hands are employed it present, and all iiro now engaged in tho manufacture of reeling. Tho present force can now turn out about a ton a day of these plates, and the capacity will bo increased as the demand In- oasoH and tho goods arc duly advertised and become bolter and more widc- y known. A observing old farmer wants to know why ho don't llnd an ear of corn with in odd number of rows on it? You can liid a four-leafed clover, but you never 'ound an odd row on an ear of corn yet. [t is always 12, 14, 18 or some other iven number. Tho big Mason City races began yes- and close tomorrow. A mooting of business men was hold at Cedar Rapids to consider tho advisability of making a milo track. Tho iohomo IB to form a circuit Including Otluniwa, Independence, Dubuquo and Jedar Rapids, all to bo milo tracks, vlth aggregate stakes of $1,000,000, or $250,000 for each town. Tho Upper Iowa Methodist conference turned out a preacher last week or owning fast horsos and putting .horn in races. Tho Fort Dodge fair was a failure on iccount of rainy weather. LAND TITLE CONTESTS. I'-vvo Suits to Oubt Tree Claim Owu- ors In KoHsutli County— The Uvl- Uuiicu Tiikoj), Clork Brunson sat all day and till 10 o'clock in the evening Thursday last taking evidence for tho state land oflico n a easo where A. Brouor trys to break up Jas. I. Noll's tree claim title in 34- J8, 27. S. S. Sessions appeared for >luinlin°, and P. M. Taylor and Mr. Stein of Pooria, 111., for tho defense. The claim made was that Noll hud not copt tho required number of trees alive, ,nd hud no legal claim to tho land. Jhus. Cohinour took all the evidence, which ho is typewriting, and when Unshed the caso will bo argued at Des VIoines before tho commissioner. Another like caso is soon to bo heard iu vhich Pat Kain is put on defense by 3oo. W. Curmloan 01 Dea Moinos. S. S. Sessions represents the plaintiff, and T. W. Sullivan will appear for Air. tain. This pu.ce is the southeast quarter of tho northeast quarter of 14- W, 28. What will come of those at- •empts to SC!C $WiAl' 0 : land ireo elaiKi^^^ )e soon, but ti. ' ^ boon made will p., ' ers on guard. The i«» 'ailuro to have the trees- ikely to cause trouble at any time. We understand that the evidence conflicted n the first case, and'tbat the land com- iwrtoner VflH haye to decide whtah, side baa (he beat proof. held under s of course to t they have -Jaiui hold\ rict aud «, required is

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