The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 27, 1892 · Page 1
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ESTABLISHED 1866. ALG.ONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 1892. VOL. XXVII--NO. 5. R. M. RICHMOND, President. I. J. BRUER, Vice President. A. B. RICHMOND, Cashie Incorporated under the laws of the State of Iowa, None but home capital invested. AUTHORIZED Plenty of money on hand to loan on real estate and other good security. Foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold, and a general banking business transacted. Special Attention Given to Collections. Insurance written. Steamship tickets to and from Europe. DIRECTORS—R. M. Richmond, I. J. Bruer, N. E. Sheridan, A. B. Richmond, B. F. Smith, Samuel Mayne, C. E. Mallory. STOCKHOLDERS—R. M. Richmond, I. J. Bruer, N. E. Sheridan, Geo. Wells, B. F. Smith, J. P, Sheridan, A. B. Richmond, J. H. Sheridan, S. Mayne, J. J. Kelly, C. E. Mallory, A. J. Schemmel, R. I, Brayton, J. J. Budlong, Christ BoettcheJ, Peter E. Johnson, J. H. Merrifield, Matt. Nemmers, J. A, Campbell, A.A.Reynolds, Matt. Freilinger, J. J. Callanan, C. C. Wortman, A. G. Wortman, F. W. Kinne, A. Furstenberg. The GRANGE STORE Offers for your inspection . . Thirty different patterns of 200 Samples of .Carpets, Lace Curtains, A line line of Chenille Curtains, Moquette and Smyrna Rugs, etc., etc. 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 payments before due. Office over Chrischilles' store, Algona. S. S. SESSIONS. M. Z. GBOVE. BIE3OS., JOHN GROVE. Livery, Feed, and Boarding Stable. West of Thorington House. M. Z. GROVE, Mauoger, Abstracts. Other abstracters have pooled. We're not in it. We have been in the business for 22 years and don't have to sell, but are here to stay. Our work is GUARANTEED and will be done at living prices, Jones & Smith. H, A. SESSIONS, DEALER IN Granite or Marble, ALGONA, IOWA. Satisfaction guaranteed in all cases. LEGAL BLANKS•*^ Buy tliem at tne Upper DBS jjolnes office a»d get the most apprpv«ij fprnjs. Cloths and Trimmings. J. K. FILL & SON, Merchant Tailors A full stock of cloths and trimmings always kept on hanO, 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. It will be to your advantage. 3C. PZXOLi Jo SOir. XjOTJIS LBSSI3STO-, Dealer in all kinds of Furniture, Picture Frames, Looking glasses, chromes, and all kinds of ready-made cofllns. Hearse for public use. Headquarters for the best SEWING MACHINES AND ORGANS. $25 YOU CAN BUY - A Sewing Machine that retails for Ha. Get fun information at tbw U. P' W- pfflce. This. Pins, per package, - .ore 12 doz Agate Buttons, .o$c 2 spools of Thread, - .o Ladies Hose, ?c up to 250 Lace Curtains, per yard, I3c Red Table Damask, " 380 Ladies' Oxford Ties, patent tips', - - $1.00 Ladies' Dongola Shoes, i.oo Ladies' hd.-turned shoes worth $4, only - 2.50 Child's Shoes from 250 up Boys' Shoes from - 65 c up Men's Shoes from - 960 up Hats, from 2$c up to $3-5o Boys' Pants from - 3$c up Boys' Suits from - $1.25 up Flannel Shirts, 3Sc to $2.25 THE B. WOLPERT, Propr. The originator of low prices on shoes in Algona, Store in the old Spear building Abstract Office. The undersigned having purchased the abstract books of C. M. Doxsee, A. D. Clarke & Co., and W. H." Nycum, are prepared to do neat and reliable work in that line at living prices. We have but one policy— that of fair deajing and courtesy toward all. With this, supplemented by promptness, strict attention to business, and none but first-class work, we trust we shall merit and receive the patronage formerly bestowed upon our worthy predecessors. Office at (he old stand of 0. M. Doxsee, where we will be pleased to meet and make the acquaintance of our patrons and all others who may favor us by calling. Very respectfully, ABSTRACTORS. F. M. BBONSON, Watches and Jewelry, CLOCKS, SILVERWARE, / Silver-plated ware, and all kinds of goods in hfs line. Repairing promptly dorfe. At Ff»nk Proa. 1 store* BANKING INSTITUTIONS. ._ _ Kossuth County Bank CAPITAL ....................... * ...... 850,00 Incorporated under general laws of Iowa. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign an domestic exchange bought and sold. Collec tlons made promptly, and a general baukln business transacted. Passage tickets to o from the old countries sold at lowest rates. WM. H. INGHAM .................... Presiden J. B. JONES ................... 'Vice Prcgiilcn LEWIS H. SMITH ...................... Cnshie Directors— Win. H. Ingham, John G. Smith J. B. Jones, T. Chrischilles, Lewis H. Smith, W. Wadsworth, Uinuet Devlne. The First National Bank OF ^.IjCi-OiT^., IO-W.A.. (• CAPITAL...'. SBO.OOi Special attention given to collections. AMBROSE A. CALL Frcsiueii D. H. HUTCHINS Vice Prcsidcn WM. K. FERGUSON Ciiahlci Directors—D. H, Hutchlns, S. A. Ferguson Philip Dorwellcr, W. F. Carter, Ambrose A Call, C. B. Hutchlns, Win. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonabl rates to parties furnishing first-class security A.D.CLARKE Presidcn C. C. CHUBB •. Vice PreHlden CHAS. C. St. CLAIU Cashier Algona State Bank, CAPITAL $50,000 Money to loan at reasonable rates. Spocla attention given to collections. Exchange bought and sold on all points In ;hls country and Europe, and a general bank lug business transacted. Directors—A. D. Clarke, C. C. Chubb, Myron Schenck, Geo. L. Galbralth, Thos. F. Cooke W. C. Tyrrell, Chas. C. St. Clalr. State Bank of Bancroft AUTHORIZED CAPITAL ............ 8100,000 Incorporated under general laws of Iowa. Transacts a general banking business. Monty loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold, collections a specialty. Real estate loans procured and Insurance furnished. tf otes purchased. Large list of wild lands and mproved farms for sale and rent. . T. MESERVEY .......... . ......... Preoident I. N. BRUER .................. Vice President iHAS. R. HOREiroUSE ............... Cashier Directors— G. S. Rlngland, S. T. Meservey, K. N. Bruer, J. B. Johnson, C. Korslund. PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY. •^-^^^^^^^^•^^^^*^^^^-^^-^^*x-w^tai^--> fc x^x^^^ - ^^> — f^f*^^. 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. 'rompt collections. Money to loan on chattel security. Over.Chiischllles' store. L. K. GARFIELD, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. )fnce, 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. fflce: Rear of Helse's brick building, State street, Algona, Iowa. G. T. WEST, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. 'ext door to J. G. Smith's store, Algona, la. J. E. HILL, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Vesley, Iowa. Day and night calls attended to with prointness. T. J. FELLING, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. onsultation in English and German. Office and residence over H. Goetsch's store, Whittemore, Iowa. DR. GEO. J. HOLTFOERSTER, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Vest Bend, Iowa. Special attention to diseases of the skin. Fits, epilepsy, etc., cured. I/. A, 3rugs and Medicines. "'nil assortment always on hand of drugs, med- and pure liquors for medicinal purposes only, w* * w* *^ :? ** ™* <y * SOJMTE Startling Bargains -AT- FBANK BROS.' OLD STAND We wish to call your attention to the fact that our store room is rented and we will be obliged to vacate in a short time, and below will give you some prices that will astonish you. Clothing, hats, caps, underwear, shirts, collars, cuffs, neckwear of all kinds, overalls, jackets, jeans, pants, etc. <*» Ul 00 Cn to p p <I Cn o o b o b\ o o o o o o o o o DQ CQ 02 CQ OQ 03 at 5T CO §T ^ 02 ere PJ tj t3 P |"j tj t3 O O O O O Q Q 3 3 3 3 3 TO TO TO TO TO ooooo i_i. k-i. >_>. i-i. I—i. ^j I > ^^ ^^ L« |j p p p p TO TO TO TO TO TO TO £0 £0 CD £0 OD 03 CD CTT" CT" C» C » CTT" CTT" C"t' €©• M M jP> M JO ;<! pi j£- CO oj bj o b b fc b o o o o o o o In Worsteds and Oassimeres, ..Men's and Boys,' Heavy and Light, Men's 750 Tennis Flannel Shirts, VIen's $1,00 Tennis Flannel Shirts, VEen's $1.50 Light Flannel Shirts, Men's $2,25 French Flannel Shirts, 50 70 $1.10 175 entire stock must be sold in a short time. H, Balcom, THE WEEK'S IOWA NEWS. Frank Pierce,, the notorious constable of Des Moinos, was convicted last week of manslaughter for shooting Wishard, a year or more ago. In this connection thoDesMoines Capital says: "Frank Pierce, it may be well again to state, was not enforcing the prohibitory law when he killed Wishard, nor had the tragedy anything to do with prohibitory law. Pierce was a scavenger, and the quarrel was concerning a dumping ground. For at least two campaigns before the tragedy Pierce had been voting the democratic 'ticket. These statements are for the benefit of many misinformed, hasty readers." A special from Dubuquo announces the forthcoming marriage of Capt. C. D. I-Iam, the governor's private secretary, and Miss Barber, The model of the group which is to surmount the huge block at the west, approach to the state capitol has arrived from Hartford, Conn. The figures were somewhat broken in transit, but have been mended again. Carl Gerhart is the artist. The group represents a pioneer in frontier costume, slouch hat, buckskin shirt and boots. His face is unshaven and hair long, with right hand shading his eyes he peers across the prairie, while bis left holds a hand-ax. By his left side an Indian sits, half reclining, two eagle feathers indicating his rank, and his bow grasped in his hand. On the other side is a youth, on the threshold of manhood, with firmly chisled, but resolute features. His dress is also of the western type. The figures are to be of heroic size, the central standing nine feet high. The buffalo head, which forms the drinking fountain, is no\v be/ 1 ing cast in the ensti The Sioux City Times says John C. Kelley of the Sioux City Tribune is booked to run against Perkins of the Journal for congress in the Eleventh. The last legislature appropriated money for a portrait of Gov. Kirk wood. The artist selected to paint the por- irait of the honored war governor is Mr. Geo. Yewoll of New York. Years ago this gentleman was an Iowa Cityan and as a boy gave evidence of the spark of artistic genius that lay hidden with- n him, awaiting proper training, to be 'anned into a bright flame. He sketched legislators and legislative incidents in that city, the then capital of !owa. In after years, in the latter part of the '50's, he went to the old world, studied his art in Rome and Paris, and now with an elegaut studio n New York, is recognized as one of .he finest portrait and landscape painters in America. Col. Raymond of Hampton has pre- jented the Iowa Agricultural college museum with the entomological cpl- ection made by his son, recently deceased. Adjutant General Greene has been in ihicago for several days conferring with General Miles and the world's directors in regard to taking. 1,000 of Iowa's troops to the opening of the grounds in October. His report upon he subject will be awaited with interest by militia men. The season for mall arm practice by the state militia, according 'to the new regulations, will begin May 1 and close Oct. 81. In ac- ordance with instructions received by company G all enlisted men of the uard are required to fire three scores of live shots each at 200, 300 and 500 yards. Those qualifying as sharpshooters and marksmen under Blunt's regulations l be permitted to wear the sharp- hooters' badges and marksmens' but- ons. The first newspaper in Iowa to use ypesetting machines will be the Sioux Jity Journal. It is said to have placed ,n order for 10 machines. They will oon be in use in the large offices. Secretary F. N. Chase of the Colum- aii commission has returned from Jhicago, where he has been with the xecutive committee to arrange for the owa building and secure a site for it. 'hey succeeded in getting a splendid ocation on the lake front and think hey can construct a suitable building or about $30,000. They took Archi* ect Joslyn of Cedar Rapids with them. ?he committee are enthusiastic over he chance to secure an elegant build- ng at so low a figure. They feel con- .dant that the Iowa building, general .ppearance and location considered, ccill compare favorably with other uildings and be the equal of any build* ng on the ground. The state executive council has dis- ributed the district war tax refunded y congress. The auditor was instuot- d to issue a warrant on the treasurer or that portion of the sum which is due he school fund, about $234,000. This eaves about $150,000 for the soldiers' monument. Robt. G. 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