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THE OTPEfi DES MOINES: ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBEK 13, 1893. 'Get Up/' Don't expect your horse to hurry tintil you have dotte-your part. If your wagon i's poorly greased, the more he hurries the faster both horse and wagon will wear out. Is the horse's friend and his master's friend. It saves labor for one and money for the other. It's the slickest grease you ever saw. Sold by all dealers. Wadham'sOil and Grease Co. MILWAUKEE, WISo FINANCIAL. Kossuth County State Bank XO-W.A.. 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. INGHAM .................. .President J. B. JONES .................... Vice President LEWIS H. SMITH ...................... Cashier Directors— Wm. H. Ingham, John G. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Chrlschllles, Lewis H. Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Devlne. The First National Bank OF XO-W.A.. CAPITAL 650,000 Special attention given to collections. AMBROSE A. CALL President D. H. HUTCHINS Vice President \VM. K. FERGUSON Cnsliler Directors—D. H. Hutchins, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweller, W. F. Carter, Ambrose A. Call, R. H. Speucer, Win. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security. CASH CAPITAL, $50,000. ALGOXA, IOWA. Officers and Directors— A. D. Clarke, President, C. C. Chubb, Vice Prest, Chas. C. St. Clair, Cashier, Geo. L. Galbraith, W. 0. Tyrrell, Myron Schenck, Thos. F. Cooke. General Banking. PRIVATE SAFETY DEPOSIT VAULTS, PROFESSIONAL. 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. ' >1! etion 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 Chrischllles' store. L. K. OARFIELD, 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 Algona, Iowa. T. J. FELLING, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Consultation In English and German. Office and residence over H. Goetsch's store, Whittemore, Iowa. E. S. GLASIER, D. D. S., SURGEON DENTIST. Office over the State Bank, Algona, Iowa. WILLABD STEBBINS, CARPENTER, BUILDER, AND CONTRACTOR, Is prepared to take contracts tor bullc Ings ol all kinds. May be found at resl deuce, west State street, Algona. EAILWAT TIME CARDS. Chicago, Milwaukee. & St. Pnnl Railway. tOCATj TRAINS WEST. Sioux City, Sioux Falls, and Pacific Coast trains- No. 1 departs at 8:30 a m No. 9 departs at 4:58 p m Freights that carry passengers- No. 71 departs at 0:15pm o. 03 departs at ll:55am TRAINS EAST. St. Paul, Minneapolis and World's Fair trains- Jo. 2 departs at 10:12 a m No. 4 departs at. 5:45 p m Freights that carry passengers- No. 76 departs at ll:00pm No. 04 departs at 1:45 p m No. 71 carries passengers between Mason City and Spencer. No. 03 carries passengers between Mason City and Sanborn. No. 70 and No. 04 carries passengers to Mason City. R. F. HEDKICK, Agent. Chicago & Northwestern Railway. North— South- Mixed 8:18 a m Pass . 3:81 p in Freight 10:00 a m Pass 2:33 p m Mixed 6:07pm __ Freight 10:00 am P'ass. arrives at Chicago at 7 a m; arrives at Des Molnes at 8:15 p m. Lv. Des M. 2:30 a m Mixed connects with flyer and arrives at Chi :ago at 8 a. m. F. H. VESPER, Agent. THE CITY CIRCUIT. Albert Ingersoll, from Wavevly, is low employed at tlio tub factory. F. M. Taylor expects to move his of- lec to the new rooms over the State )ank this week. A little girl arrived at Thos. Bennett's yesterday. Tom. feels just as mppy as President Cleveland. Hard times cut no figure in Fentpn. Tour farmers are reported as buying ;op 'carriages the past tan days. Mrs. Young, wife of the new comer who bought the Hegarty farm, died VIonday and will be buried today. Nearly 400 tickets for the world's fair lave been sold at the Algona depots. At least 500 will go from this point. Mr. Perry is again at E. V. Swett- .ng's after spending five weeks at Swan 1/ake. He expects to go east before ong. The county fair begins in two weeks, a good way to make a raise is to cap- ,ure a premium. It will be paid in full n cash. The ladies decided last week to keep up the reading room. It will be sustained outside of the W. C. T. U. organization. The populist county convention comes the day before the democrats meet. If ;here is no fusion we shall have three ull tickets. All persons interested in a reorganization of the reading room are cordially invited to meet on Friday at 3 o'clock p. m. John Goeders has his fall stock open and invites our readers to look over jome bargains. He has put in a fine .ine of goods. A business card locates D. D. Townsend at 4303 Cottage Grove avenue, Chicago, in the real estate firm of John Cheshire & Co. It is rumored that a son of Silas Rpupe of Lotts Creek died lately of typhoid fever and was buried at Whittemore yesterday. The enrollment at the normal school this week exceeds 80 and will easily pass 100 this term. Prof. Chaffeo is highly pleased at the prospect. Danson & Butler will have the office rooms in the Cowles block and will move as soon as the building is finished. They will have handsome rooms. The jail has an inmate from Ledyard who came down Saturday on the charge of larceny. A tramp taken at Whittemore is also shut up in jail here. Regular meeting of Eastern Star chapter Tuesday evening, Sept. 19. It is desired that all the regular officers be present, as there is work to be done. Next Tuesday evening is set for open- ening the opera house for the season. Madeline Merli with her company is the attraction. She is said to be very fine. Everybody who intends to see the world's fair should remember the half- fare rate next week Tuesday. For $25 anyone can get a good view of the finest show on earth. The democrats meet two weeks from tomorrow to name a full county ticket, and also to put up a candidate for representative. Until then the local campaign will remain rather quiet. Marriage licenses have been issued to Christ Nelson and Inger Christiansen, Julius Baker and Viola Van Henvel, J. W. Blakebrough and Mable Farrow, F. A. Patterson and Laura Krauso. The school board last week chose Miss Mamie Farrell of Mason City to fill the vacancy in the public schools. She has taught two years in Sanborn, and comes very highly recommended. The big auction of lands comes next Saturday. D. A. Haggard is to do the selling and a big list is to be thrown on the market. It is likely that outside buyers will be attracted by the chance for bargains. The county has two new settlers who will soon be here. Mr. MoBride, who has rented the Nate Robinson farm, and Phil. Waltmann, who has rented the Frank Benschoter farm. Both come from Keokuk county. A. F. Dailey left yesterday for Devil's Lake, where he will see to overhauling Call & Cowles' mail steamer. It is oui of order in some way. They have hac a steamer for three years for carrying mails on one of their routes. J. P. Fohlin's daughter visited up in Swea City and has caught the contag' ion. She is down with a clear case ol typhoid fever. A son of the Mrs Young who died Monday is also just re covering from fever caught up there. The railroads will give an excursior to Chicago at one fare for the rounc trip, selling tickets on Tuesday next Sept. 19, good to return until Sept. 26 This is for Iowa day at the world's fair and everyone who can will find this a cheap time to go. Advertised letters for week ending Sept. 9,1893: Miss Bertha Clerk, John Newert, Miss Lillian Hill, S. C. Trum bull, Frank Marks. Miss Senj.ce Myers Mark Miller, John Meothies, John W Skelton, Mrs. Benj. Sagel, Hendrick Kohl, W. H. Parker. The famous trotting dog with little girl driver, which proved such an at traction at tbe state fair last week wil be at the county fair on the second o hildren's day. A phonograph that anyone can talk into and then have what he says talked back to him is also o be here. Judge Duffle, many years on the bench tore, has just been appointed by the governor of Nebraska to fill a vacancy n that state. The judge is one of the eading lawyers of Omaha, and has for rears been a steady worker. Like fudge Hyatt he owes a great deal to heKeeley cure. Miss Myrtle Nicoulin last week took )ut a notarial commission and has se- jured a seaL She is the first lady to >ecome a notary public in Algona, and ve guess in this part of Iowa. She now has pretty full charge of her ather's business, and being a notary is . great advantage. Another business change is in prog- ess. Last week Fred Wilcox traded he interest he recently bought of C. 3. Creed in the Parish hardware store o Frank Nicoulin for land in Dakota. Messrs. Nicoulin and Parish are in- oicing the stock and one or tho other vill take tho entire business. Last Saturday Chocyer Hudson dealt out a barrel of sugar in 50-cent pack- iges to make it go around. Carter got iome Monday and his wagon had noth- ng to do but distribute it while it last- id. It is likely tho famine will be over his week, but for some days it was impossible to get sugar of any kind. Rev. Bennett Mitchell would have }eon nominated for governor by the bird party prohibitionists lust week if ie had not favored Mr. Cofiin. He was n active worker in the convention and s as vigorous as ho used to bo when he •an a brick kiln to get material for .he Methodist church hero in Algona. John Grove has his hardware bust- ness in shape and opens up this week vith an announcement to the public, Ie h ( as a fine line of stoves and fall joods and is in the field to sell, Our 'eaders will do well to look over his >argatns before buying. They will ind that he will meet all competition. Company F is arranging to invite leveral other companies to Algona the ast of this month for a contest at the rifle range. Such a plan was made at he state encampment, but has not yet been carried out. This range is considered one of the best in the state and a big attendance of military men is expected. I 1 The Algona orchestra played at Whittemore Friday evening for the jrand opening ball at the new hall. The boys say there were 70 couples out, \nd that the hall is as fine as any in northern Iowa. It is the second story of the new block built this season, and las every convenience that could be desired. The daily papers intimate that Dr. Sonefick has been appointed on the board of medical examiners for pensions by the department at Washington in place of Dr. Burr. This will eave the board with him, Dr. Sheetz and Dr. McCoy. Dr. Kenefick is well qualified for tho place and the appointment is an excellent one. The prospect is now that the stock exhibit at the county fair will be as good as it was at tho state fair. Hav- ng an outside judge to award the premiums on hogs, sheep and cattle will do what it has done for horses. Last year there was the best show of horses ever seen here, and this year all the stock exhibits will be filled. Chairman Geo. V. Davis sends us a call for a populist county convention to be held Wednesday, Sept. 27. It will be at the court house at 1 o'clock, and will nominate candidates for all offices from representative to coroner. Each township is entitled to two delegates and one extra for every ten votes cast For A. J. Westfall in 1891 or major part thereof. J. W. Gillespie is here for his annual visit with his sister, Mrs. Rutherford. This year, however, he will not rely on Kossuth for his chicken hunt. He is just in from Dakota. He says the hickens were plenty but the country so dry that it was hard to do anything. We complain of dry weather here but he says this looked like a fresh garden when he first saw it. There have been a good many things of late to throw suspicion on Bro. Hinchon's real zeal for the democratic cause, and we dislike to report that he is adding a bath room to his house. But such is the case, right here at the beginning of the campaign. He says that it is merely a shed for odds and ends, but we are credibly informed that it is really a bath room. Tickets will be on sale for the theatre Saturday morning at 9 o'clock. The bills are up for the play and Manager Weiser of tho Decorah opera house writes that Miss Merli gave great satisfaction there. The company is high grade and in keeping with those that have thus far appeared in the new house in Algona. The play is a comedy drama and said to be very dramatic anc amusing. Col. Spencer's card this week bring: a new man and a strong one into the field for the treasurer's office. He is so well known all over the county that his bare announcement is sufficient introduction. As candidate for representative he received the largest majority ever given to a republican in the county, and has always been a popular man with all who knew him. He will be a capable official if chosen and will have a good support in the convention. They tell a pretty good story on Bro. Ryan down at LuVerne. He was sitting near the window on a south-bound train lately when one of the brethren accosted him and asked where he was going. He replied that he was on the way to Fort Dodge. " Why don't you get off here and change cars as you usec to?" was the next question. Bro Ryan hemmed a little and remarked that he had found that ho could make better connections at Eagle Grove This may be a campaign slander. A curious freak of nature is displayed in a maple tree in front of the Judge Call home. It is not unusual for some maple trees to come out earlier than others in the spring and ripen earlier in the fall. But it is unusual for one part of one tree to operate by itself, re gardless of the rest of the branches On this tree the top leaves out whil the lower branches are still bare, anc its leaves are dead and brown in the fall while all else is deep green. It a curious sight at both seasons. A rather interesting law suit comes on aV tbe next term of the federal cour at Fe-'t Podge, It arises from " lorse trade made by an Idaho man of a Carload of horses to Mat. Richardson or a mortgage on some Missouri land. 3ur readers will remember the contest ?r the horses in a pasture north of the mill where both sides were fighting for jossession. The Idaho man says the mortgage is worthless and that he was windled. Geo. E. Clarke and J. W. Sullivan are for tho plantiff and W. B. Quarton for the defense. It will be a lotly contested case. A rumor is afloat that Tom Gannon vns shot last week in Chicago, but no Infinite information is at hand. A .elegram went through stating all that s known. Geo. W. Skinner went to Chicago Sunday night and it was re- lorted Hint he was after the remains. 3ut he had other business. He inquired about Gannon but tho police tnew nothing about the matter. _ No •eport has been seen in tho Chicago inpcrs of any shooting. Tom is the ion of a pioneer and is well known in ho county MS the one-armed base ball ilaycr, shooter, etc. Tho golden wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Vmandus Studer was celebrated at heir home in Prairie yesterday, the iricsts from Garner, Prairie, and St. To. being present. All tho friends and •elativcs were there and made merry n honor of the hale old couple. Pho- .ographer Peterson wont out and took i picture of the group of near and dis- nnt relatives, numbering 72 who were •here. The only one absent was Nathin, who is still confined to his homo. Ml who were not there will join with hose who were in congratulating tho vorthy old folks on having reached the iftieth mile stone of a happy married ifo, and wish them many years yet to come. By a change in tho faculty in tho normal school Miss Zerwehk drops out ind Miss Jessie Srnitli and Miss Gerrude Clarke are added to the faculty. Vliss Zcrwehk has been an excellent oachor and her departure from Algona will be regretted. The two new in- tructors, however, add materially to ho strength of the school. Miss Smith Desides being a graduate of tho Minnc- iota university has taught four years, nuoh of the time at tho state school at Faribault. Miss Clarke is a graduate of Notre Dame and has spent a year at Wcllesloy. Both are well qualified to do tho high grade of work demanded )y the school. Tho normal school has mproved in many ways this year, and vith tho addition of these instructors is well equipped for the future. Good Clianco for n Trade. We are about to close out our business and any person wishing to engage n the machine business can trado for our machine business at the rink on easonable terms. Will trade for a 'arm or other property. We have the agency for some good machines, which la of itself a good s*art for any man who wants to engage in business. 25t2 BRADLEY & NICOULIN. FIRST-CLASS water tanks furnished on short notice at the Algona Tub iactory. Also brackets, corner blocks, porch columns, spindles, etc. Give us a call and we will save you money. 28t4 SPURBECK & LAMBERT. MR. E. A. FRANCIS, state agent for Lyon, Potter & Co., has made arrangements to have on exhibition at Mr. Frank Dingley's one of the wonderful A. B. Chase pianos. Mr. Francis has sold quite a number of pianos since he lias made Algona, and took an order for three from Mr. A. A. Call the last time he was here, a Steinway and two Voso & Sons. Lost. On Sunday morning, between C. B. Hutchins' place and Sec. 10—96, 28, a light brown capo. Finder will please leave it at THE UPPER DES MOINES of- fice.—25t2 ANNA LARSON. Wanted. I want to hire a man to take charge of my grain elevator at Algona. He must be a good judge of grain and have experience in running a steam engine. None but thoroughly competent men need apply.—25 C. L. Lund. Notice. Having bought out Jas. Patterson's interest in Patterson Bros.' grocery, ] agree to pay all bills contracted prior to Sept. 1, 1893, and to collect all accounts due said firm. 24t3 A. W. PATTERSON. FOR SALE, Square piano in good o; - dor, on easy terras. Call at Dingley's drug store.-2514 STOVE wood, hard or soft, in lengths desired, also soft four-foot wood for sale by M. B. Dalton.—24 FARMERS, we have a customer to rent a lOO-acre farm. List at once. Skinner Bros. PLENTY of money at Skinner Bros, WE have a fine line of changeable surah silks. Geo. L. Galbraith & Co, $7,000 WORTH of Men's, Boys' and Children's Clothing for sale at special low prices, in order to make room; we are overstocked and must make special effort and special prices to move our Clothing, consisting of Men's, Boys' and Children's Suits, Overcoats, Odd Pants, Vests, Fur Coats, etc. This special sale continues For Thirty Days Only So don't miss the golden opportunity, but call and see our goods and prices. We also have some special bargains in Dry G-oods, Ladies' and Children's Cloaks, Shawls, Blankets, Flannels, Boots, Shoes, Hats, Caps, G-loves, Mitts, Trunks and Valises. ,000 yds of Remnants of all kinds at wholesale prices. Everything in our line must go. Yours truly, LADIES' and Misses gossamers to close at 50 cents each. Geo. L. Galbraith & Co. JAS. ORR can be found at the old stand and he will do good reliable work in his lino. His work speaks for itself REMEMBER Orr wfcen you have paint ing done. MONEY, money, money, money, a Skinner Bros.' WHEN you want the freshest ant best things to eat, go to the Opera Houee Grocery. WE still lead in the matter of choid butter. M. Z. Grove & Son. MONEY for everyone at Skinner Bros ANOTHER big lot of lOo canned good just received at the Opera House Gro eery. _ MONEY on any security at Sklnne Bros. 1 _ MONEY to loan on chattel and person al security at Skinner Bros-' easy payments * * $7,000 HP' Sale. Jno. Goeders jr. JOHN GROVE, [SUCCESSOR TO G. M. HOWARD,]—DEALER IN IKIIIfcTIDS. Otir Specialties are the Bound Oak Stoves, G-lidden Barb "Wire, and Minnesota Linseed Oil Company's Paints. We have a first-class tinner, and do all kinds of tinwork and repairing, plumbing, and furnace fitting. and everything kept in a first-class hardware store. Oorrxe aaad. See "CJs. For Rent. The two-story steel-clad Store Building on Dodge street, one-half block north of State street, in Algona. The building is well adapted for any line of business. Is in fine condition, newly built throughout. The entire building would make an A 1 STAND FOR A RESTAURANT, Will rent the upper or lower floor separately, if desired. E5F Will exchange lot and building for a farm. GARDNER COWLES, Opera House Block, Algona. The undersigned having bought out the meat market formerly owned by B. J. Edens wish to say that they will be glad to meet all old customers, as well as the new ones that may favor them with their patronage, hoping by kind treatment and fair dealing to receive a part ol the public patronage. I will sell you better FLOUR and other mill products for less money than you can buy elsewhere, or no money. Every sack warranted and delivered, J. J. WILSON. This house has been thoroughly refitted and refurnished, and is now prepared to accommodate the traveling public. Your Patronage is Solicited, 0, W, M'MURRAY,

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