The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 3, 1892 · Page 1
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ESTABLISHED 1866, P4?'^^ ,, ' 5 - , , --rj' -» f ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 1892. YOL. XXYI-NO, 45. 15 the time for Bargains, and S Is the place to find them. We are offering genuine bargains in all kinds of goods, of which we mention a few: Job Lot of Corsets, Among them are many of Ball's and other good makes, YOUR CHOICE FOR 5Qc. Best Dress Ginghams, - 70 The best Calico, only - 50 Victoria Cloth, ;c, worth i2^c; good ribbon, 30 a yd.'; big line of ribbons at 50, worth 10 to 2oc; fancy veiling at loc, worth aoc. Big Stock of Beaver Shawls, Former price $10, now 7; $8 now 5; $7 now 4, etc. Remnants of all kinds cheap to close. GEO. L. GALBBAITH & GO. The Grange Store Special sale of Men's, Women's and Children's Underwear and Hosiery Commences This Week State Street, opp. Court House. 'S Wanted, at the Cash Store, Butter and Egg. oo For which we will pay the highest market prices. We also want your trade in all kinds of Groceries, and will make prices that will be sure to please. LANG-DON-& HUDSON. GO Undertaking and embalming will always receive careful and personal attention. Prices are reasonable. 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. Farm Loans. I can now make loans on improved lands, from one to ten years time, and give the borrower the privilege of paying the whole loan or any part thereof in even $100 at any 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 furnished at once on perfect title. Call on or address H. HOXIE, Algona, Iowa. M. Z. GROVE. JOHN GROVE. Livery, Feed, and Boarding Stable, West oif Thorlngton House. M. Z. UROVE, Manager. 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. Oollec- ilons made promptly, and a general banking ausiness transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. WM. H. INGHAM ................... President T. B. JONES .................... Vica President LEWIS H. SMITH ...................... Cnshler Directors— Wm. H. Ingham, John G. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Chrischilles, Lewis H. Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Devino. The First National Bank IO-W.A.- CAPITAI, 850,000 Special attention given to collections. AMBROSE A. CALL. President I>. H. HUTCHINS Vice President WM. K. KEUGUSON Cashier Directors—D. H. HutcUlns, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweiler, W. F. Carter, Ambrose A. ull, C. B. Hutchins, Win. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security. A. D. CLAUKE, President. C. C. CHUBB, Vice President. CHAS. C. St. CLAlll, Cashier. Algona State Bank, CAPITAL 850,000 Money to loan at reasonable rates. Special attention Riven to collections. Exchange bought and sold on all points in this country and Europe, and a general banking business transacted. Directors—A. D. Clarke, C. C. Chubb, Myron Schenclt, Geo. L. Galbralth, Thos. F. Cooke, VV. C. Tyrrell, Chas. C. St. Clair. Is now settled in Its newly-arranged building In the Richmond block, where we are prepared to treat you In the best of style. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold, collections made promptly, and a general bank- Ing business transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. Correspondents and References: Metropoli tan National Bank, Chicago, 111.; Citizens' National Bank, Des Moines, la.; St. Paul National Bank, St. Paul, Minn.; Farmers' National Bank, Hudson, N. Y.; Richard Hossman, Claverack, New York. R. M. RICHMOND, President. A. B. RICHMOND, Cashier. Also in this building will be found the PIONEER LAND, LOAN AND INSURANCE AGENCY OF BANCROFT. [Established 1881,] A large list of wild lands for sale. Improved farms and village property for sale or rent. Farm loans on longest time and at lowest rate of interest. Insurance written In six different companies. Call on or address us. R. M. RICHMOND & CO. State Bank of Bancroft AUTHOIUZEI) 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 estate loans procured and insurance furnished. Notes purchased. Large list of wild lauds and improved farms for sale and rent. S. T. 1IKSEHVEY .................... President B. N. BBUER ........... ....... Vice President CHAS, R. 1IOBEHOUSE ............... Cashier Directors— G. S. Ringland, S. T. Meservey, R. N. Bruer, J. B. Johnson, C. Korslund. H. A. SESSIONS, DEALER IN Granite or Marble, ALGONA, IOWA, Satisfaction guaranteed In all cases. LOTTIS Dealer in all kinds of Furniture, Picture Frames Looking glasses, chromos, and all kinds of ready-made coftlns. Hearse for public use. Headquarters for the best SEWING MACHINES AND ORGANS. DR. L. A, SHEETZ, Drugs and Medicines. Full assortment always on hand of drugs, med- clues, and pure liquors for medicinal purposes only. Boolcs Stiii.tloaa.9X7-. T EGAL ELANKS- -M Buy them at the Upper Des Moines office and get the most approved forms. Taylor's Removal We have enjoyed a good trade on our $2.50 ladies' and gents' shoes—sale price $2.00. We ask you to try them. As soon as we are located in our new quarters we will get $2.50 for them, and when you have tried them at $2.00 you will not look for a better. We do not stop with these shoes, but have a. full line. We must reduce this stock before we move. Tickets on tables will not be taken after March i. Jas. Taylor. PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY. *-s^^.^^ - ^%^^^-^XXrf^^^^X^.^^.^>i-^*^-VX>»^>~^^^-N_^^^'^^%»x-S_^^^N^-» - * GEO. E. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algona, la. W. B. QUARTON, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Over Kossuth County bank, Algona, Iowa, E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. 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 Chrischilles' store. L. K. GARFIELD, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office, State St., one door east of Cordingley. Residence, McGregor St., east of the public school building. H. C. McCOY, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Special attention to city practice. W. E. H. MORSE, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office: Rear of Heise's brick building, State street, Algona, Iowa. G. T. WEST, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Next door to J. G. Smith's store, Algoua, la. J. E. HILL, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Wesley, Iowa. Day and night calls attended to with promtuesa. T. J. FELLING, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Consultation in English and German. Offlce and residence over H. Goetsch's store, Whittemore, Iowa. DR. GEO. J. HOLTFOERSTER, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, West Bond, Iowa. Special attention to dis eases of the skin. Fits, epilepsy, etc., cured. M ONEY TO LOAN- ON RAILROAD LANDS. Persons wanting to borrow money on rail road lands will.do well to call at the Kossuth County Bank and bring their .contracts. TfOR $25 YOU CAN BUY -*- A Sewing Machine that retails for W5, Get full information at the U. P, M. office. THE NEWS OF THE WEEK, James Boono, a farmer and stock raiser of Henderson, Iowa, owns a large cow which ho expects will weigh 3,000 pounds before the year ends. Joseph Robinson, a neighbor, has a steer that weighs about 4,000 pounds, and if the animals live they will likely be placed on exhibition at the world's fail- in 1893 as a showing of what the Iowa stock raisers can do in the way of producing immense cattle. The Chicago & Northwestern railway is to be equipped with a system of electric signals, the most complete in the country. The signals work automatically and are so arranged that they can never fail to indicate danger. They will be at from half a mile to a mile and a half apart. The wire connecting them will bo boxed and placed between the tracks under ground. Other western roads, it is predicted, will soon follow. J. S. Taylor & Son of West Liberty, Iowa, marketed at Chicago last week four decks of Mexican yearling sheep, 82 pounds, which sold at $-5.25. Mr. Taylor says the margin of profit is considerably better than a year ago, as the prices are higher and the cost of feed less. They have 1,200 more sheep on feed. Hon. S. H. M. Byors of Oskaloosa, now United States consul at Zurich, Swit/.erhuid, is making an cit'ort to increase "The Aldrich Collection," in the Iowa state library. In furtherance of this design ho has printed a circular, describing the collection, and suggesting to the Swiss people that they make contributions of the autograph letters and portraits of their eminent countrymen. Mrs. Miller of the state library is in recept of the following from the professor of English literature in Dublin university: Dear Madam: I received, some time ago, a copy of the bi-ennial report of the Iowa state library of this year. If I owe it to you pray accept my best thanks for what is very interesting to me as a trustee of the National Library of Ireland. Your list of Iowa authors makes me feel how much is going on in American literature, which lies very imperfectly within our Icon over hero. Faithfully yours, EDWARD DOWDEN. Hamburg in the southwestern part of the state has shipped 34,615 barrels of apples, Glenwood 26,093. The whole " blue grass" section has shipped 249,758 barrels, or 1,6(55 car loads. The London Times is buying Hoe printing presses in New York. Rev. Florence Kollock, who preached in Algona some years ago, has resigned her work in Chicago and will go to Europe for a year of study and travel. Representative Kasa of Estherville has introduced a bill to prevent cousins from marrying. Bro. Conaway of the Brooklyn Chronicle says: It has been referred to the committee on retrenchment and reform. Should have been referred to the stock breeders' association, which encourages the breeding of relatives. If the standard of horses and cattle is raised by intermarriage, why wouldn't the standard of citizens of future generations be improved by following the rules adopted by stockmen. Every man who has a good horse points with pride to two or more crosses with Hambletonian 10. In the language of our horse editor, "If you've got a good thing, why not keep it," Ben Butler's much-expected book is published. Sibley talks of organizing a military company to iill the place made vacant by the mustering out of-Company G of LeMars. Fort Dodge has already raised a company for the same purpose, and Spencer is said to desire the place. The discussion of the Schmidt local option bill will begin next week in the senate. He will call a meeting of the committee on supression of intemperance in a few days, and after adopting the amendments to his bill, as voted by the democratic caucus, will report the bill to the senate probably Thursday of this week with a recommendation that it pass. Then Senator Schmidt will move that it be made a special order for some day next week, probably Thursday. It requires a majority vote to make'a bill a special, but it is not believed the republicans will resist it. When it is once so made, according to the new rules adopted by the senate, no other special order can bo set until it is disposed of, and so it is probable that the discussion of the Schmidt bill in the senate will begin about Feb. 11. In the house, however, the majority of the committee on the suppression of intemperance is republican, and though it has the Schmidt bill before it, it having been intrpduced in tbttt body by Mr. Richinan, it is probable that no discus- sion will be reached on the 'floor for some time, and possibly not until the bill comes from that body, in case it passes that body. The discussion of the measure in the senate may last a couple of weeks, as some of the republican senators have announced their purpose to offer amendments at every point. ___ Preparations are already being made on an elaborate scale for the forthcoming encampment of the Iowa department of the G. A. R., which is to be held in Ottumwa May 10, 11, and 12. An elaborate programme is being prepared, all the public halls in the city are being retained, and a large amount of correspondence is being carried on for the purpose of assuring the prsenco of distinguished soldiers from other parts of the union. The mayor has called a public mooting'of citizens to take appropriate action to the end that the reunion of the veterans at the coal palace city may bo the greatest in the history of the organization. PKOM THE COUNTY TOWNS. LU VERNE. Lu VERNE, Feb. 1.— Buoll & Morse have their new machinery and engine all in and the elevator is about ready for business. Ed. Welch has sold his hay press. Jno. Grubb is selling out at cost and is going to leave the town. W. H. Godfrey is putting up a new building and will put in a new stock of hardware soon. Mr. Mosoly of the firm of Lyon & Mosely of Ronwick was in town last week for carpenters to work for them. Burtis & Robertson shipped two cars of hogs and cattle last week to Chicago. Gilbert Shepherd, who has been visiting in the east, returned this week. Wm. Dingier of Cherry Grove, Minn., is back to our burg again. The masquerade ball at the I. O. O. P. hall on Friday evening was a grand affair. There was a large crowd in attendance and the costumes were just fine. E. A. Pope went to Fort Dodge Saturday evening on business. Hugh Murray is down with the grip for the third time this winter. Albert Miller returned from Chicago last week. Mrs. F. H. Patton is quite 1 sick at' present. J. Knaublauck, an ex-clerk of tt, Klindt's was in town last week shaking hands with old friends. Mrs. Wm. Dimler, who has been visiting at Webster City for a few days, returned Friday. Building has commenced again in our little burg. Two new residences are under way at present, H. A. Sessions of Algona was on our streets one day last week. V. A. Hunt shipped a carload of hogs and one of sheep last week to Chicago. Mr. Hunt went with them. Chas. Simmons is building a house for Chas. French north of town 16x24, 14 feet high. Court set at Humboldt this week. Chas. Chilson of Forest City Sun- dayed here. Diphtheria is reported out at H. Curran's north of town. The family has been quarantined for the present. Chris. Bahler, who formerly worked at the carpenter trade with Werner Eggerth, is back again. Geo. Welch and wife from near Webster City are visiting his folks here for a few days. There was a surprise party at W, A. Patterson's last week and a good time was had. Mrs. E. A. Lovell and her daughter, Pearl, are both down with the grip and quite sick. THE OOTJNTY BOARD. The Adjourned January Meeting Attends to Houtlue Business. The committee to settle with the county officials reported Monday and the board found everything all right. It also transacted some general business as follows. Auditor authorized to rent school lands for 1892 to highest bidders. B. F. Reed ordered to buy matting for superindent's office. Chas, M. McCoiv mick appointed county physician for districts one and two, as divided Jan., 1891, at a salary of $140, J. E. Hill district No, 3 at $120, and A. A. Dean district No. 4 at $50. No appointment for district No. 5. Salaries to be paid at June and January meetings. Bonds of F. M. Trinable, G. H. Linker, D, E, Smith, C. H. Stahl, J. Do Graw, and Ward Schneller fixed at $500 each and approved. County treasurer ordered to redeem lot 3, block 47, from tax sale of 1886. Bill of Thos. Henderson for grading on 31-96, 29, not allowed. His bill for repairing the Lane and Studer bridges laid over for explanation. Bill of W. W. Jones laid over for signature of S. W. Wilson. Claim of O. C. Manson for hogs killed by_ dogs laid over, J. O. Rawson appointed in Lovell's place on bridge and grade between 5 and 8-94, 30, to report at April meeting. H. C. Hollenbeck committee to view proposed bridge on the river on township line between Portland and Plum Creek as petitioned by Godden and others to report at April meeting. Audi' tor allowed $300 clerk hire for 1892. Report of Hutchins and Lovell on examination of treasurer's and auditor's books accepted. Auditor instructed to procure McLain's codes, one-half dozen, for offices. The members of the obard drew: Peters, $5.92; Rawson, $5.80: Hollenbeok, $5.44; Lovell, $5.68; Holtz, $0.04. W. J, Burton's bond $1,000 up-, proved. Bucklen'g Arnica Salve, The best salve in the world for bruises, cuts, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever sores, tetter, chilblains, chapped hands, corns ana all skin eruptions, ana positively cures piles or BO pay is required. It is guaranteed to. Rive perfect satisfaction or money refunded, Price 800 a. box; sold by Dr,

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