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Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, October 21, 1891
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tJPPHSH BES MOIKES; ALOONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, OCT. 21, 189L the Upper Des Moines. BY INGHAM & WARREN. Term* of The Uppf r DM Holne*: Oneeopjr, one year ll.flO One copy, Mac months 75 On« copy» Utfee inonthn 40 Sent to any address at above rate*. Bemlt by draft, money order, express order) orpostal note r t oiiv risk. Bates of advertising Rent on application. The Repnbllcan Nominations, For Governor, HIRAM C. WHKBUER of Sftecounty For Lieutenant Governor. GBO. VASHonTEH of Taylor county For Judge of the Supreme Court, 8ttiAB M. WEAvr.ti of Hardln county ' For Railroad CommlBuloner, FHANK T. CAMPHKM, of Ja»per county For Superintendent Public Inntructltm. HENHTSAIIIN of Clinton county For Senator, Forty-seventh Dlotrict, A. B. FUNK ............... of Dickinson connty For Representative, Eighty-third District, JOHN O. SMITH .............. of Kossuth county COUKTT. For Treasurer, W. A. CHIPMAN .................... of Portland For Superintendent of Schools, B. F. HEKD ............................ of Algona For Sheriff, M. STEPHENS ......................... of Algona For Supervisors, H. C. HOM.ENBECK ................... of Wesley J. G. RAWSOH .................... of Lotte Creek Hit. San Domingo has made a reciprocity treaty with flour and pork anon the tree list, besides a large number of other articles. Other treaties for reciprocity are in progress. Germany, without negotiating a formal treaty, has removed the prohibition on pork, and our government, in consideration thereof, has left its sugar on the free list. This opens to us an entirely new inar- ket, and $35,000,000 to 130,000.000 of -Adneri- can pork will, be consumed per annum where not* poiind h,as be*a taken for ten years. The reciprocity provision its prov-' ing successful, especially in farm products, and more particularly in thecaseof the two articles mentioned In the paragraph quoted —flour and pork." DR. For Coroner, . A. SHF.ETZ of Algona For Surveyor, C. A. TKLLIEK ......................... of Algona Cards of Candidate*. Yon SDPKUINTENUENT—I am a candidate for county suerlntendent of schools. BEKTHA CAIIEY. Fon SnEHiFf—I am an Independent candl. date for Hherln of KosBiith county. A. F. DAII-EV. TWO NOTKWOUTHY J/KTTKHS. Ill health, which has of late years confined Gov. Kirkwood to his Iowa City home, prevented his appearance at the republican rally at Des Moines last Wednesday. Failing to attend he sent a letter, however, which strongly expresses his hope for and confidence in republican success. As for years he has been considered a lukewarm republican in local contests, owing to his opposition to the prohibitory law, his present outspoken desire for victory cannot but carry weight with all who, like him, have lost interest in state politics. His letter shows his appreciation that national questions overshadow local ones this fall, and that to a large extent the result in Iowa this year will influence the result at large in '92. Another significent utterance is the letter of Dr. Judd of Council Bluffs, who in an interview after the state convention stated that he should vote for Gov. Boies on account of prohibition. He now writes that he shall vote the straight republican ticket and gives his reasons: "I now desire to say in us public manner as possible that there are other questions transcending in importance the one of prohibition, and though the democratic press have endeavored to keep these questions out of sightj there are men in that party who have either failed to receive instructions, or are independent of the party lush to be controlled, and in the democratic convention in this city a few days ago one of the wheel horses of the party said in substance ; ' Grave questions will come before the next legislature requiring the consideration of experienced legislators—among them will be the redistrlctfng of the state congressionally, judicially, and legislatively, and most important of all, the enacting of a law for the election of presidential electors by congressional districts. 1 There does not exist today a man more desirous of the success of the next national republican ticket than myself, and it is evident to me now, that the entire plan of the democratic campaign with reference to next year, and that their work this year is simply a means to an end, that I would bo untrue to my party and to myself were I to aid them oven in a degree in carrying out their plans. The republican ticket from top to bottom shall receive iny support, and local issues upon which I am not in full accord with my party I cun afford to have settled In the future when national questions of such unusual importance are not involved." Thoso letters contrast favorably with that of Judge Day, who proposes to support the democratic candidates for the legislature in Polk county, because he is dissatisfied with the prohibitory law. While ho loses sight of the grout political Issues in his now-found zeal to destroy u law ho himself helped to enact, tlicso other and abler men arc willing to overlook a law they have always opposed, in order to conserve the higher interests they neo involved in the success of their party. THE only defense which the Courier makes for the local option plank GOT. Boies and Dr. Bourne stand upon is the statement that no one would pay tJie license to open a aaloon in a .country township. Why not? If, as is more than likely, Algona and all the other towns of the county should go " no license," why wouWn't saloon men pay the license to get into adjoining townships? Impartial men estimate that it is doubtful if license would, carry ia more than one town in the county. On the other hand no one doubts that it would carry in several country townships, and the outcome would be just what we pictured last week—a system of country saloons. So apparent is this that Gov. Boies has quit endorsing the platform and now endorses the Schmidt law, which in some way is intended to avoid allowing the country townships to vote on the saloon separately. But Dr. Bourne has given no sign that he does not stand as he says he does on the democratic platform. A vote for him means a vote for local option by townships, and it is he and not Gov. Boies who belongs to the law-making body. Local option of any kind is a snare and a delusion. But township option is so apparently opposed to the interests of this section that it is unaccountable how any voter can allow his ballot to help any man who favors it. KOSSUTH county should and will extend a hearty and non-partisan welcome to the political leadeas and high officials who visit us today and tomorrow. As governor of Iowa, Horace Boies oc- tion to obscene matter; neither do we believe that it would give the worthy doctor the free advertising that you did. The specialist does not agree to take incurable cases, Joseph, and yon should frot blame him if ihe has failed to help you." Sam. Clark says: " We have more than once alluded to the impractical and doctrinaire side of Gov. Boies' mind. He might be a writer of books and essays wnere he could be as freakful in opinion as he chooses, btft he is wholly out of place as an executive. Thus he said in his speech at Tipton that ' a boy who cannot be saved without the law is not worth saving.' If Gov. Boies were a private citizen he might utter slap-dash opinions of that sort, but it is amazing that he cannot -see how wholly .and outrageously out of place it is for him as chief executive of the laws of a state to be talking in that way. By such an utterance he fight* the legislature and people of Iowa for making reform schools. 'If you cannot save a boy without law let him be lost' We have just been publishing the notice of the mayor and health physician of Keokuk enjoining health laws. Gov. Boies answers 'if you cannot save the people without law let them perish.' His position is absurd. He has become the worst crank about and against law there Is in Iowa." The Courier says the democrats don't object to Dr. Bourne's voting for ev«ry alliance measure. Electing Mr. Westfall governor is the chief aim of the third party at present. Do Gov. Boies' friends view Dr, Bourne complacently as a backer of the peoples' party ticket? places 6n the 30th and 31st. Be is a fine speaker and well posted oh political affairs. Sheldon Mail: Rev. W. Bt. Dorward and family left last Friday evening for the scene of Mr. Dorward «future labors at Algona. Their many Sheldon friends wish them success in their new home. AL Adams Writes of the Iowa City soldiers' reunion and says: There were 210 of the old gang together, and they were taen from all stations in life and from a dozen states. Old Company F showed up seven: H. N. Battles of Valerie, Iowa, Jacob M. Walz of Bel- tnond, S. S. Westgate of Iowa Falls. W. W. Gates of Clarion, H. Sehi-rick of Algoaa, James Killing- of Bennett, and the writer. Not a big turnout for a troopaat rode knee to knee, sixty strong into the charge at Hollow Tree Gap, Tenn. Airtsn Bisch's little boy, living four miles north of Livermore, met with quite an accident last Friday, and will carry the mark through life. He is only five years old. and attempted to get out of awagon by usitigthe wheel as a ladder. While thus engaged the team started up and he clung to the wheel, which carried him between the wheel and the bolster slake, divesting him of an ear, which -was torn out in very bad shape. Dr. Vbught was summoned, and he replaced the ,ear and sewed it on, so that one side of the head will at least bear some resemblance to the other as the years roll by, and he will not appear altogether out of bal- BOM IK DISTRICT COURT, Disposition of the More Important Cases of the Present Term- Some Compromises. A Long List of Hew Citizens—The Divorce Record—Hubbard and Rant- zow's Trial Begun. J. S. Clarkson has called the national republican committee to meet at Washington Nov. 3 to accept Senator Quay's resignation as chairman. ance. He was otherwise bruised slightly but will soon recover. up cupies a station which is not lost sight of, even though he comes as partisan advocate, and as governor every citizen will honor him and his exalted station. As senator, Wra. B. Allison stands among the oldest and ablest members of the national congress, and though likewise he comes as partisan advocate, as senator every citizen will honor him. Republicans and democrats alike should unite to make the reception of both a credit to the county, and to give that considerate attention to their arguments which alone leads to correct and intelligent conclusions. Public discussion is valueless if people refuse to listen candidly, and every republican and every democrat who can owes it to himself to heaj- both of these able speakers on the issues of this contest. Kossuth should make the visit of both it notable event in this notable paign. A big test of rain making at Camp Edward Powers in Texas resulted successfully Monday.' A heavy rain was secured after a day's explosions. It is said Mexico is making offers to the rain-makers to come there, and everyone is astonished at what has been done. D r B ne's Soliloquy. " I have ventured, Like little wanton boys that stand upon two chairs, Set well apart about a deep tureen, And being short of stature I've missed connections at both ends, And here I am neck deep in soup. This is the state of man: Today he puts takes the people's nom- cam- MCKINL.KYISM AS IT is. Democratic statements in Ohio about Blaino'a attitude toward tho MeKinley bill have called out a characteristic letter from tho man of Muino. In it ho again points out tho difference between that bill us it was proposed and as it was finally adopted. This difference tho democrats have refused to take note of, hut have quoted his criticisms of the original mwxsuro as though they applied equally to tho present law. liluino in his letters to Senator Prye very frankly dissented from the original tariff policy proposed in congress, hut in tills letter he as frankly states that ho cordially supports tho measure a» now perfected. Ho says: " Ik-fore tho bill wus finally passed tho reclorocity cluiwo was inserted and a largo •uudlliyii wa8 made to tho froo list. It will therefore ho neon, from what I said in my lelUn 1 , that tho objection which I mudo to the MfKinlcy bill wus entirely removed before the bill became u law." Ho then ruviowH what has already Iweii accomplished to give new markets to the producer, and adds: i«',£ ot i mo r . urt » w »»y that tho reciprocity lause him irivoij ample market for many ii 1 and muuy pounds of pork, since, entered into a ... , , many American articles lilted free. Flour in made free uud I ut u nominal duty. Cuba • have reduced the duty on ;«, ,'— •* Barrel to $1— which elves yh™ket-bosldes Putting nearly 100 •>les of American production ou the free WE print this week one of Gov. Boies.' farm leases to show what an ironclad lease is like, and also as a commentary on his speech on corn. In his leases the governor wants half his land in corn, although corn does not pay, and divides on a basis of 40 bushels of sound corn per acre, although corn yields, by his figures, only 33i bushels. Gov. Boies as politician and"Goy. Boies as farmer recall a story they used to toll on Moses Bloom when mayor of Iowa City. When one of his political friends was caught in some plainly proved scrape it became Mayor Bloom's painful duty to pass judgment on him, which he did thus' discreetly: "As Moses Bloom I think you are innocent, but as Moses Bloom mayor of Iowa City, I think you are guilty, and I fine you $10," With Gov. Boies it is: " As Horace Boies, corn suits mo, but as Horace Boies governor of Iowa, corn is an i!nprofitable cereal and a bad thing generally." Senator Funk's opponent, C. C. Painter, has not yet visited Kossuth, so far we have learned. If he is making an active canvass he is doing it so quietly that it at tracts no attention. The big republican majority insures the senator's easy election, but in Kossuth his vote ought to be more than a mere party showing, and we believe will express the friendly fooling that exists toward him among voters of all shades of opinion. Senator Funk should have a vote in this county that will be an unmistakable personal compliment to him, •» Senator Funk writes: " If Wheeler's majority is not above ten thousand many good signs must absolutely fall." Tho wheat crop is going to waste iu Dakota, und the railroad companies are trying to help the farmers. " They offer to carry threshing outfits over their line anywhere into the wheat country and bring them hack for one tariff rate for both ways, and to curry ten men up and back free with each outfit. There is u rich opportunity in this for tho threshers who are done with tho Iowa crop. Tho farmers up there are willing to pay big prices for threshing and for help." Capt. Bell, "Sleeping Angel" Boll, as ho wus known, is in Iowa making speeches. forth Buds of hope, and i nation; Tomorrow blossoms with another bid, And bears his democratic honors full upon him; The third day comes a letter, a killing letter, And—when he thinks, good easy man, Full surely that he has an office In his grasp- Nips his root, and then he falls as I do. I charge thee, brethren, throw away all letter writing. By this sin bigger men than I have fallen, And how could I with my John Hancock Stuck to Hinchon's manuscript Hope to win by 't. Mark but my fall And that that ruined me. Ten days ago I milked my cows in peace of mind And laughed to think how we Had caught the democrats. Then came The wily Hinchon to my door—talked farmer-like Of pumpkin trees and turnip vines, And in the midst of his distress Because the corn bush bore no nuts, Got me unwittingly to sign a document. There was the weight that pulled me down, 0 people. All my glories In that one act I've lost forever. No ballot box shall ever usher forth Mine honors, nor open up the sought-for Salary that waited on my eager asking. But one reflection cheers me ia My deep distress: no cent of mine Has been beguiled to help elect The other candidates; and as I stir My foot about to test the thickness of the soup, 1 find, thank Heaven, I'm not alone. For in the very bottom of the bowl Plunged headlong in the thickest of It all Jack Graham prostrate lies. Vain pomp and glory of the world I hate ye. O, how wretched Is that poor people's candidate Who ties to democrats. There is Betwixt the salary we would aspire to, Tho promises of politicians, and ballots In the box, more campaign costs And bleeds of various kinds Than half a dozen failures of the corn Would come to. I fall like Lucifer Never to hope again. With pocket-book intact Henceforth I'll woo the tasseling corn content And lose twice sixty-seven cents an acre Ere I again complain or try to run Upon two tickets. Had I but Known that longer legs than mine Had failed to stand successfully upon Two platforms, 1 would not now be here. IN THIS NEIGHBOKHOOD, O. F. Hale has sold his St. Jo farm, and IB selling off his goods at auction. Humboldt is in the race for a new insane asylum. They will give the old college building. Poeahontas Record: John Stegge ia talking strongly of going to Bancroft, Kossuth county, and engaging in the land business. The November Atlantic. Miss Isabel F. Hapgood has translated a large number of Tolstoy's books and Miss Isabel F. Hapgood has been Journeying in Russia. What more natural than that she should see "Cound Tolstoy at Home," and what still more natural than thatsheshould make this the title and subject of a paper in the November Atlantic? There has not been a more vivid or appreciative sketch of Tolstoy- yet written. Miss Hapgood, although admiring his great gifts, is not a blind adherent of his changeable philosophies. And her sketch is so clever, so trenchant, so well-bred, that • it must be read if one would understand Tolstoy better than he understands himself. Here is a bit of information: the name Tolstoy with the "y» is the writer's own way of spelling his own name,- and not a typographical error. Court has been in session the past week and the usual amount of business has been done. Judge Thomas presides with accustomed impartiality, and is as popular as ever with all. Amongst other business transacted a permit was granted to Frank Heal of Wesley to sell intoxicating liquors in his drug store. What promised to be an interesting case Was the slander suit of John Schneider against Michael Wagner, both of LuVerne. It seems Michael had called the plaintiff a thief, but Michael claimed that John had used opprobrious epithets, and when the court held that the jury should pass upon these, both parties consented to compromise and each paid half the costs. Geo. E. Clarke and J. C. Raymond were attorneys. In the case of P. Winkel against the Whittemore creamery company, which lishedatthetimeof their occufre nno Mrs. Tuttle made no defense. In the ease of Mrs. D. A. of which was made nothing was done note the justice court, and an order for ice was an appeal from which arose out of which the creamery company denied, the court sent the matter back to the justice. The justice had held for Winkel, but on appeal Judge Thomas decided that the evidence was not corn- Ellis, some weeks Jessie B;. Moore Edwin Moore, the Wilson vs.-. Chas. H. Wilson was con tmued, Mrs. Clara Watson was divorced from Henry^Watson, and Jesse -™ 4 was released from Lola Willey. Criminal Matters. The grand jury, J. J. Budlong c Cory, Hugh McDonald, R. Beringhaus' and D. Di. Dodge, returned two indfcf> meats, one against Mike Hubbard and Herman Rantzow for assaulting Allen and one against Watkins of Burt for bigamy. The case of Harry Shroeder was investigated but he was dismissed He is the one who was bound over at St Jo. for cutting the fence around the Catholic cemetery. The case against Oea. Schneider was also fixed up and disposed of. He was held for an assault and paid his fine. ' term is the trial of ... and Herman Rantzow which began'yesterday. The county attorney is prosecuting and J. W Sullivan unrated by M. J. Wade of' Iowa City is defending. The forenoon and part of the afternoon were spent in securing jucors. The statements were then made, and Mr. Wade outlined the theory of the defense which is, that Hubbard cut Allen in eelf defense. Allen was-called as the first witness, and told substantially the story which Tlfno.' rviimv* i*-. rTlvvn TT_ . ••-. "_ _ —»»-• Sullivan argued IT IS IN PBINT. Jlirnm C. Wheeler States Over Ills Own Signature the Tacts About Ills Taxes. Two weeks ago the Courier published an alleged interview with Phil. Schaller three days after Schaller's denial had been published. Last week it comes out again and asks: " Why does not Wheeler put his denial in print so that Schaller shall have something tangible to deny or affirm?" this time a day after Mr. Wheeler's statement had been published. But as the Courier wants to see the statement in print, we give it in full. ODEBOLT, Iowa, Oct. 12. Editor Chronicle: I enclose Mr. Schaller's denial of the Chicago Herald interview, which is as fol- Whereas. The Chicago Herald has published an alleged interview between myself and a representative of the Chicago Herald I hereby certify that no such conversation was ever held between myself and said representative at Sioux City or any other place. PHIL SCIIALLEB. This statement from Mr. Schaller is timely, as the statements in view are utterly false. the alleged inter. I have paid every dollar of tax that has been assessed against my property in Sac county and elsewhere. ^f S <^ h e ,$? x ? 8 *^t were paid at the bank 2£wo eb( i ld ^ l paid t 500 August 28, 1883; S500 Sept. 17, 1883, and $325 Oct 20 1883 and have the banker's endorsement on the receipts to correspond with the above dates As to the other statements, I will simply say that I have never worked against any republican nominee; and I did more work for Senator Hutchison two years ago than I ever did for a gubernatorial candidate I would not allude to this matter did I not understand that the alleged interview had been sent to every democratic paper in the state, with instructions to publish Very truly yours, * H. C. WlIEElEK. potent. Quarton and the case. On account of the evidence not' being here the stallion case of Dingley & Moffatt against Matren was continued till next term. M. J. Wade was up from Iowa City to assist J. W. Sullivan and went home the same day he arrived. The plaintiffs in the case against the Northwestern road for not letting them ride home on the freight after the Allison meeting two year ago as had been arranged, were Geo. W. Hanna, R. W. Hanna, Henry Klindt, M. D. Godfrey, and D. Rahm. Dr. Lacy got $400 in the United States court, as his knee was hurt. The company settled with the others, making them a liberal allowance for the night they spent in Algona. In P. F. Howell vs. the Brown brothers the question raised was in connection with a foreclosure. The Browne had arranged to sell Howell's stuff under a chattel mortgage. Howell enjoined them because they had his hogs and would not give them up, and the question came before the judge. After hearing the evidence he allowed Howell $100 for the hogs and allowed the Browns to foreclose after paying that amount. E. H. Clarke was assisted by Geo. E. for Howell, and W. B. Quarton represented the Bi-owns. In Wright vs. Dolton the question of a saddle trade at Bancroft was up, and the judge sent it back to the justice because the jury's verdict was so mixed it i v <.f n in THE UPP EB DES MOINES at the time of the assault. He and 1 Jenny Bowman were walking near the Milwaukee depot and were there ae- costed by the defendants. They were met again near where the two railroad tracks cross, and jostled. At, both places insulting words were used, and threats made. Near Reimer's Allen drew his knife to defend himself, but put it up at their request, when both came for him, Hubbard drawing his knife. Miss Bowman kept Rantzowoff, but Hubbard cut Allen as has been described. Jennie Bowman and Walter Stebbins also finished their testimony in the afternoon* and evening, essentially corroborating Allen's account. Mr. Wade has subjected all the witnesses to a severe cross-examination, with what effect the summing up will show. The testimony will probably all be in today and the case finished tomorrow. ALLISON TOMOBBOW NIGHT. The Great Republican Kally of the Campaign-Senator Allison on th«Issues. Every effort is being made to have the meeting in Senator Allison's honor tomorrow evening one of the best ever held in the county, and every citizen should come in and hear his masterly- discussion of the issues of this campaign. Let every republican turnout. Chairman Doxsee hands us the following announcement:: All torch bearers and others who will join the Allisoa— parade Thursday night are requested to meet at Parish's hardware store at 7 o'clock. Any one having a torch in nis possession is asked to leave it at Parish's store Thursday. Parade wilL form at 7:15 and march through the principal streets. couldn't be carried Sullivan attorneys. out. Quarton and Kossuth County Teacher Notes. Kossuth county has 71 first-class teachers. Sherman tpwnshsip is very much maps—seven sets pleased with its new at $15 per set. Miss Elsie Packard has been elected principal of the LuVerne schools for the year, taking the place of Prof. Platt who has embarked in the newspaper business. Miss Mary McDermott will teach the Scott school near Whittemore this winter. This school always secures good teachers. Miss Anna Hamilton has consented to teach the Dundas school at Armstrong, Miss Sadie McClellan goes to Garfield township this winter. She has a four months' term. Esther Adolphson thinks Callanan College a little lonesome without the Kossuth County Teacher. It will visit her tho rest of the year. Important Deals at Bancroft, Bancroft Register: W, E. Jordan sold his residence last week to John Neinmers for about $2,000 and will give possession in a short time. We are in- The LuVerne News offers a suggestion to Algona's discoverer of how to really conduct a good newspaper: "Bro. Joseph, the Sioux City Journal publishes that advertisement that you wont into tantrums over lust week, but wo wore not at all awuro that the Journal would give circula- Goldfield Chronicle: H. A. Sessions of Algona was in town this week looking up the marble business. He is a good man to deal with. Emmetsburg Democrat: Secretary of State McFarland promises to sue tho editor of the Algona Courier for misrepresentation and slander. How has Mr. MoFarland been slandered? Two monster ico houses were destroyed by fire at Ruthven, Thursday. at $20,000. i he total loss is estimated The houses were tho property of the Ruthven Ice company. Estherville Democrat: The people of lillsworth and Denmark should see to it that Hon. C. L. Lund has a crowded house when he speaks at those formed that Mr. Jordan will remove from Bancroft to a place about 40 miles south of Chicago, and in this event oui' town will lose one of its best citizens and first families. Wm. Musson has traded the Phoenix house for a section of land in western Nebraska, the consideration being $4,000. The hotel is a good piece of property and we hope William has got a good section of land. Dr. Howe of Ramsey is the other party in the deal. Allowance Should Bo Made. Wesley Reporter: The Wesley band went to Algona last Saturday to play for Col. Henderson's speech. The bovs dissatisfied with the way in The Jury Trials. The first case to come before the jury was the hog case from Lotts Creek, which was appealed from 'Squire Walker's court. This is the case where the Meyers boys were charged with turning Mittag's horses loose among his brood sows, killing several litters of pigs. 'Squire Walker held that as hogs were unprofitable that year, no damage was done Mr. Mittag by having his killed, but on the contrary it was really a benefit to him, and dismissed the defendants. W. B. Quarton appeared for Mittag, and Sullivan and K H. Clarke for the Meyers. No testimony was taken for the defense except to impeach Mittag, and the jury gave Mittag one dollar damages. The second case was that of Meiers of LuVerne against the Central Elevator company for a failure to carry out a contract to buy grain. J. C. Raymond and Geo. E. Clarke presented the issues, the plaintiff claiming eighty odd dollars. The jury gave a verdict of $25 and costs. The suit of Ed. Gun-en and Otto tJretten against A, Cosgrove was over a trespass on land north of Wesley which it was claimed had been committed by Gosgrove's cattle. E. H Clarke and W. B. Quarton were the „ , .jd the jury gave the plaintiffs $12 and costs. The JAat of New Citizens*. The following named have been admitted as citizens of the United States at this term and will vote this fall. The first list is of minors who have come of age: John S. Mosier, Canada; H, Lansman, Matt Engesser. D. Gutzman, Wm. Bruhn, Wm. Doring, John Schneider, and Chas. Hinke, Germany J. A. Longsett, M. H. Rossing, Norway A. Johnson, Sweden; Carl W, Peterson I Ion in 11 n\jf rnu n li n «- *t _ui _ .' Denmark. The list of older men is Wblfgram, PEBSONAL MOVEMENTS. _ Cheever Hudson came up from Marion and spent Sunday at home. Mr. and Mrs. Lem Stockwell of Burt spent a week at the corn palace. Attorney Argo was here from Sioux City Monday on legal business. Mr. and Mrs. Prank W. Dingley are expected home the first of next week. 4 Mrs. Middaugh of Ithaca. W. Y is visiting her sister, Mrs. F. H.. Vesper. G. W. Pangburn was down from Elmore Friday closing up some land matters. Bro. Woods of the Corwith Crescent was in court yesterday, having some business to attend to. Mrs. W. B. Quarton started yesterday for Oskaloosa, where she will spend a few days at the old .home. Mrs. John Bennett was over from Emmetsburg for a couple of days last week visiting at R. B. Warren's. Mr. and Mrs. Bm-nam Lumbar came home for a few days visit Friday, Many old friends are pleased to see them. Mrs. C. A. Ingham and daughter Cornie went to Council Bluffs last week, where the latter will make a visit until the holidays. Henry Durant went to Des Moines Monday for a few day's visit. His Jiealth is not good, and he says he shall go to the coast this winter. Mrs. Laura Boyee of Whitewater, Wis., and Mrs. Delia Bovee of El Paso Texas, returned to their homes Fridav after a pleasant visit in Algona. Geo. E. Clarke was in Garner Satur.- ™n Wu^ 68 when thTbfg 8 Hancock county ditch was cut on its right of .u the found great waters. from a three weeks' _ . where he has mineral waters. His >oor lately and he has relief in drinking these * which they were treated. It certainly does look as though the Algona fellows do not appreciate good music, but probably some allowances ought to be made for the disappointment caused bv Col. Henaerson failing to be there. LADIES' lined shoes at Stough's. Luke, L. Kapke, J. G'apford.W. Gartner, S. Webber, T. Schroeder, A F Sohultz, L. Broderson, C. Boetscher! P. Vogel, A. Gamantz, D. Musolf, J. Leikinger, John Deeg, Joseph Maske; from Denmark, P. Peterson, L. Peter- w?' ' R Madison, P. V. Hanson, H, P. Hanson, M. Skow; from Sweden, A. Engstrpm, J, A. Berg; from Norway, L. T. Torvik, O. C. Muni, G. Oleson, H. Vorted, Overmo; from Prussia, Aug. K£...««uer; from Switzerland, Chas. Wytenbaoh; from England, Robt. Pink, Archie Hutchinson. The Divorce 1,181. Among other cases which have gone by default are a number of divorcee. A divorce was granted to Dr. Tuttle of Wesley from his wife, for causes pub- T «, J -., Schneider . Mrs. J. H. Warren starts this evening for her home in the Black Hills at Spearfish, S. Dak., after having spent the summer most enioyably with relatives and friends in this section, all of whom regret her departure, and wish nei- a safe and pleasant journey. They Went Nutting. A couple of young men near Jewell, named Walter Loder andDolph Farrel, went upon a "nutting" expedition some time ago, which brought them into Esq. Knowles' court Tuesday, and which may terminate in their incarceration. One year ago next election day the above named gentry took a nut off the wheel of M. V. Tatham's wagon, and as Mr. T. was returning home that even' ing the wheel came off, throwing him out aud severely injuring him. It is only recently that the matter leaked ouji, and Monday the arrests were mafia. 4/ne parties were fep^nd over.

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