The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 7, 1893 · Page 1
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ESTABLISHED 1865, ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7, 1893, VOL. XXVIII-NO. 11. Large Assortment of. Lace Curtains, Opaque Shades, Curtain Poles, Carpets, etc., Just received by . L. GALBRAITH & CO. REMEMBER= When in need of FENCE WIRE That I will give yon More Rods than you ever got before. I am agent for the " New Wau- ikegan" barbed wire, which is the lightest and strongest wire made. It will be to your interest to examine this wire before you buy. Don't fail to try the "Quick Meal." The SHERWIN-WILLIAMS PAINTS are the best. JEWEL •STOVES, am well prepared to do all kinds of Felt and Metal Roofing, Eave Spouting, etc. Please call and get prices. ^Original Detroit OVER 1,600,000 IN USE. . T- Now Ready-Carpets. NEW. SPRING- STYLES and Patterns. Everything in Carpets, from Axminsters to Hemps ; cut, matched, and sewed, ready to lay. We sell them for just what they are—no jobs—no misrepresentation. PRICES ARE RIGHT, if quality counts. Also Mattings, Linoleum, Lace and Chenille Curtains, Rugs, Curtain Poles, etc., etc. =THE GRANGE STORE. \ Our Customers Who have used Chase & Sanborn's Coffee will be pleased to know that we have put in a line of their celebrated Teas. It sells at SGC, put up in a half-pound package, Try it on our guarantee, This is the Best Tea you can get In Algona at any price. . . W, F. CARTER. 0. It. JjTJND. «SC J. J. RYAN [Successors to 0. L. Lund— Established 1880.] REAL ESTATE DEALERS We •wish to announce to the readers of THIS UPPKII DKS MOINKS that we have extraordln ary facilities for the selling of farms and unimproved lands in northern low, a, and we invite all who wish to dispose of their property to call on us at our office In Algona, or to correspond with us. tsBTAs soon as spring opens we have & large number of customers from the eastern •totes who are ready to corns out and secure a piece of Iowa soil at reasonable rates. We be • - -'- dealing, and If you want to sell your property don't waste any time" In listing it Yours respectfully, £VND*-*"""** Everybody Wants Good Butter.. « Not everybody makes a specialty of handling good butter, but WE DO. If you want to be sure that you will get good butter go to the Opera House Grocery. You can send the children and you will £, it just as good as though you came yourself. Opera House Grocery.- Langdon & Hudson, -THI Reliable Grocers, Carry the most complete stock of Groceries, Glassware, Crockery. Tr y our Sanitarium Foods. We carry each and every kind of food to make you healthy, wealthy, and wise. Langdon & Hudson. FINANCTAL. Kossuth County State Bank CAPITAL .............................. 850,000 Incorporated under general laws of Iowa. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold. Collections made promptly, and a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. WM. H. INGHAIi ................... President J. B. JONES .................... Vice President LEAVIS H. SMITH ...................... Cashier Directors— Wm. H. Iiigham, John G. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Chrlschllles, Lewis H. Smith, J. AV. Wadsworth, Barnet Devlue. The First National Bank OF XO-W.A.. CAPITAL «50,000 Special attention given to collections. AMB110SE A. CAL.k I'rcflldeiit D. H. HUTCH1NS Vice President WM. K. FKKGUSON Cashier Directors—D. H. Hutchlns, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Donvellor, W. P. Carter, Ambrose A. Call, R. H. Sponcor, Wm. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing llrst-cHiss security. CASH CAPITAL, 850,000. ALGONA, IOWA. Officers and Directors— A. D. Clarke, President, C. C. Chubb, Vice Prost., Chas. 0. St. Clalr, Cashier, Geo. L. Qalbralth, W. C. Tyrrell, Myron Schenclc, Thos. F. Cooke. General Banking. PKIVATB SAFETY DEPOSIT VAULTS. PROFESSIONAL. •+^+*f+^**i~^~*^*^*^^s^^+^-*jr^ f -*^**. OEO. E. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algona, la. W. B. QUARTON, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Orer Kossuth County bank, Algona, Iowa. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Opera House block. W. C. DANSON, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Loans and collections. Over Durdall & Co.'s. S. S. SESSIONS, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Prompt collections. Money to loan on chattel security. Over ChrlHchlllos' store. THE NEWS FROM WESLEY, A Newspaper Change Which Promises to Make a Better Paper of the Reporter. Something About Wesley's Schools and Their Teachers—Decoration Day Observance. When looking- For a cook stove or range remember I handle the Garland, Also Heath & Milligaix Paints, Iron and Wood Pumps. Please call and get prices and look my stock over. T. JULIUS PLETH. List your Lands with me if you want to make a quick sale.- OFFIOS ALGONA STATS BANK. FARM LOANS MADE From 6 to 7 Tears at 1 per cent. We are making. LOANS ON REAL ESTATE 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. » PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Algona, Iowa. J. M, PRIDE, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office over Jno, Goeders' store, on State street, Algoua, Iowa. T. J, FELLING, M, D,, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Consultation In English and German. Office and residence over H. Goetscn's store, Whittemore, Iowa. E. 8. GLASIER, D, D, S., SURGEON DENTIST, Office over the State Bank, Algona, Iowa. DR. F. L. TRIBON, Homcepatfiic Physician and Surgeon. Office and residence over Bailey Bros.' store. Calls answered at all hours. Running from r to 10 years, with privilege of $100 payments at any interest date. Interest payable annually or semi-annually, as desired. Money furnished promptly. Also improved farm and city property for sale. Money on chattel security, Hoxie & Brunson. OfflOS OVER JAS. TAYLOR'S STORS, ONE DOOR HAST OF POSIOFFIOB, FARM LOANS. Having secured the agency of the New England Loan and Trust Company, I am now prepared to make farm loans on five to ten years' time at the lowest possible rate, with privilege of partial pay* ments before due. Office ov$r Chrischilles' store, Algona^ @. 3 SESSIQJ DR. L. A. SHEETZ, Drugs and Medicines. Full assortment always on band of drugs, med- clnes, and pure liquors for medicinal purposes only. WESLEY, June 5.—Mr. and Mrs. Thos. Grny started for Chicago Saturday evening to attend the world's fair. F. I. Chapln has just purchased the C. A. Percy farm, one mile north of town. Price paid was $2,000. This was a bargain and wo are glad that Mr. Chapin was the lucky man to buy it. Chas. Bronson has moved his family to Wesley and Is occupying the house in Call's addition formerly owned by H. C. I-Iollenbeck. D. W. White's new house in Park addition is now about completed and is one of the handsomest residences in that part of town. G. W. Kimblo of Newport, Neb., is here visiting with G. W. Eddy. Mr. Kimblo and Mr. Eddy both served in the same regiment during the last unpleasantness, and are now having a very pleasant time talking over old times. Mr. and Mrs. Dr. Hill started Monday for Chicago. The doctor thought they would be absent about ten days. Fred Amesburg has the lumber on the ground for his new house in College addition. Mrs. T. A. Clark of West Bend is here this week visiting her old friends and neighbors. J. McCullen bus bought an interest in the Wesley Reporter and has taken charge of the office. Mr. McMullen. has the name of being a wide-awake editor, and wo may look for an improvement in the make-up of the Reporter hereafter. Our public schools closed a most successful school year of nine months last Friday, and two of our teachers, Miss Jennie Pettibone and Miss Clara Oleson, have taken their leave for their respective homes, while Prof. Barslou, who resides here will busy himself the greater part of the vacation in working on his new house and fixing up his lots that he has recently purchased. Prof. Barslou and Miss Pettibono teach the school the coming year. The board think it best to ha.ve but the two teachers, which goes to show the implicit confidence they have in the ability of the professor and his assistant. Miss Oleson has proved herself a success in the school room and has rendered us good service as a teacher, and has made hosts of friends among her pupils and their parents, who regret very much to have her leave. We are informed that she has been offered one of the rooms in her home school at Ionia, and we wish to say that the board could not da better than to hire her as a teacher. Since the mail trains have changed time THE UPPER DES MOINES reaches us the same day that It is printed, just one day earlier than any other paper printed in the county, which gives us all the county news about 24 hours earlier than we have been getting it before. Mr. Pybus and Mr. Russell of Corwith took the train here this morning for Clear Lake to hear Rev. Talmage. Among the people of Wesley who went to Clear Lake to hear Talmage were Rev. Eastman and wife and daughter, A. L. Tryon and wife, E. E. Waite and wife, C. J. Emmons and wife, and Wm. Colby and daughter Mabel, A goodly number of our Wesley people will attend the Odd Fellows' celebration at Bancroft next Friday. Ben. Hopkins and wife are visiting with friends at Corwith this week, R. L, Lamoreaux and his brother Will, spent several days last week fishing at Okoboji, and report a pleasant time. Charley Jones of Sexton was in town Tuesday, Farmers are reporting that their crops are doing nicely. Those gentle showers we have been having are just what was needed. Decoration day was observed here last Tuesday. Our school was closed and teachers, pupils and a few citizens assembled at the cemetery with flowers for the graves of those that risked their lives in the defense of their country. There are but two soldiers burled here in the cemetery, Mr. E. A. Perry and G. W. Flack. Mr. Perry served in the late war, while Mr. Flack was a soldier in the Black Hawk war. After strewing flowers on the graves of those two, the pupils, headed by their teacher, marched to the grave of Wm. Ward and strewed flowers upon his grave as a tribute of respect to him, as he was always a true friend of education and also a scholar, one who in time past had lent a helping hand to advance the cause of education in the public schools of Wesley. Prof. Barslou read a little sketch of Mr. Ward's life of an early day in this county, also a poem that was very appropriate for the occasion. Revt Eastman then announced the benediction and they started for home feeling that the afternoon was profitably spent. Markets, Wheat, 45c; oats. 21o; corn. 24c; hay, |3.50 loose, $5 baled; hogs, $6, Soolem Stw.t3.on.ory. DO YOU WANT A WELL? We do all kinds of well work, such as Drilling, Boring, Gleaning and In fact all work in the well line.. Water or no pay. Also put in pumps, set up wind wills, and do repairing. Cat tie taken In exchange for work. FRASER BROS. & NELSON. 00 YOU WANT AH AUCTIONEER? State Firemen's Tournament. ' ' On account of the annual state firemen's association meeting at Sioux City, Iowa, the Chicago & Northwestern Railway company will, from June 12 to 15, inclusive, sell excursion tickets to Sioux City and return at very low rates; tickets good for return passage until June 17, 1893, inclusive. For tickets and full information apply to agent Chicago & Northwestern way company.—1 It2 ftnnu$ tournament of the Wr«mAn>« «»|M^ ft ,t}9Jl, tO \® *£&*• T Iowa state

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