The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 27, 1893 · Page 1
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Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, September 27, 1893
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ESTABLISHED 1865. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 1893. YOL. XXYIII--NO. 27. Ion That is, you can afford to attend the fair this week, and attend the opera as well, if you patronize the THE FAIR. BEGINS TODAY. A Large List of Entries Already Made, and the Prospects for a Big Meeting Never Better. The Speed Department to Furnish Unexcelled Entertainment—Foot Races a Leading Feature. Large Assortment of Lace Curtains, / Opaque Shades, Curtain Poles, Carpets, etc., Just received by Special Reduction In prices of . 4K- Fine Stationery STUDLEY, The New Druggist. Tho first day of the fair has opened with a promise of splendid weather. Exhibits are pouring in and will ho well arranged by tomorrow morning. If tomorrow is fair a big crowd will bo here. A special train has been kindly put on by Supt. Hughes tomorrow night going north, which will allow all to stay to the theatre. Every present indication is for the biggest and best fail- ever held in the county. Tomorrow's I'rosjrnmmo. On account of the number of races and attractions the afternoon proceedings will begin promptly at 1 o'clock. A definite programme is difficult to arrange in advance, as the time of entries is not closed. But the following will be on tomorrow afternoon, subject to changes: Heats by the trotting dog, "Jack," driven by a little girl three years old, in a 12-pound sulky. Two-mile bieycle race for a purse of §30, open to all. A large number of contestants are expected from all the neighboring towns. Entrance free. A half-mile foot race for all runners living in Kossuth county. The Grand Army race on Friday is not open to all, and this race is for those who are barred from that. Entrance free. The county trotting race for horses that have never beaten 2:50. A large number of horses will compete. The free-for-all trotting race. As many horses will go in both the county race and 2:40 trot, it was necessary to have them on different days, and the free-for-all is set for Thursday. The county running race. This will be one of the most exciting contests ever seen on the track. Entrance free. Friday's Programme. The two-mile foot race, open to Grand Army men, will be one of the best features of the fair. Eugene Tellier and D. B. Avey will compete and make a good two-mile record. Entrance free. The free-for-all running race for §150 promises to show some speedy runners. The 2:40 trotting race will bo a lively race for $100. The two-year-old trotting race is open to trotters 'in the county, under American association rules. The novelty race will be as in other years, all horses entered free. The trotting dog, "Jack," will give an exhibition Friday, also. Notes. The Catholic ladies furnish meals on the grounds, A special train goes north tomorrow night at 11 o'clock. Frank Jenkinson will show his herd of new short-horns. The railways give a one and one- third rate to the fair. W. H. Clark had his Jerseys entered Monday, and M. B. Dalton his PIol- steins. H. A. Lillibridge was over from Whittemore with hogs Monday, and had them in the pens. He has a big horse exhibit. One of the very best things on the grounds will be the darkey with his phonograph. He has the best machine ever seen here and is able to do wonders with it. He was one of the best patronized men at the state fair, and came from Ottumwa here. since that time. Some weeks ago ho went to Chicago with his son and there was assured that there was no help for him. Ho visited with friends Monday afternoon and evening, and was conscious to the end. Mr. Goeclers w:-.s born in Luxembourg, Dec. 26, 1824. He came to tins country in 1863, and locatedat Dubuque, where'he lived six years. In 186'J he cnmo to Kossuth county and secured the farm ho has since owned near St. Jo. Here he remained until about six years ago when he moved to Cylinder, just west of Whittcmorc, and opened a store. It was hero that ho was injured. A few weeks ago ho came to Algona. His widow survives him and eight children, three of whom are living in PaloAHocounty, fourlnKosHuth, and one in Oklahoma. It was his request that ho bo buried at St. Jo., and the funeral will be held at the Catholic church there today. Mr. Gocdors wns one of that class of thrifty and intelligent Gorman immigrants who have done so much to civilize and develop the prairies of this new western country. Ho was honorable in deal, provident and industrious, respected by all, and leaves an honorable name to those who succeed him. The family have the sympathy of all in their affliction over his loss. THE WEEK'S ENTERTAINMENT. The Corse Vnyton Comedy Company to Hold tho Hoards for four Nights —A Good Company. Corso Payton's Comedy company, including Miss Etta Reed and tho best repertoire company in tho west, will appear at the opera house during tho fair, commencing tonight in tho comedy drama, "My Kentucky Home." This is a splendid play—contains lots of Langdon & Hudson, Leaders in . . . . Flour. New Stock, Low Prices, Free City Delivery. -<fe««__Highest Prices O for Country Produce. is CO &._ =3 c comedy. Mr. Pay ton does several of his now songs and dances, introducing duets, medleys, and choruses, making a most delightful evening's entertainment, and is sure to please. Tho company gives a matinee Saturday afternoon, and changes the programme each night, so that you may pass four nights very pleasantly at the opera house during the fair. © GO CD Undertaking and embalming will always receive careful and personal attention. Prices are reasonable. If You Are in Need of Velvet, Body Brussels, or Tapestry. Ideal 3-ply or 2-ply Carpet, wove, mixed, or cotton Carpet, come to the Grange Store and see the big lot of new samples you can select from, MADE READY TO LAY without extra charge. As to the QUALITY of our goods we refer you to over 500 persons in this and adjoining counties who have bought of us. GRANGE STORE. JULIUS List your Lands with me if you want to make a quick sale. -.. A VERY PLEASANT MAEEIAGE, Ail Old-time Pastor Comes to Algo- iia to Join Jumcs J. Cliapiii and Miss Jennie Bnilcy. One of the pleasantest marriages of the season was celebrated last Wednesday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. M. C. Bailey, their daughter, Jennie, and James J. Chapin being united, Rev. P. M. Smith came from Missouri Valley to meet his old parishioners and to perform the ceremony, assisted by Rev. Dorward, while Mrs. Maggie Waldo from Minneapolis and Misses Cox and Van Epps from Ohio were present among the forty friends and relatives. The decorations and costumes wore very handsome, and tho usual fine display of presents was made. Mr. and Mrs. Chapin look tho evening train for Chicago, and after seeing the sights will go to Delimit], Minn., where ho is with the John Paul Lumber company, and where they will be at homo to all friends after Oct. 12. Tho groom was born in Kossuth county and is well known as a steady and successful young business man who is sure to meet with promotion in his work. Tho bride is equally well known in Algona as a teacher in our public schools, and a very estimable lady. Only bright prospects attend tho happy couple, and only good wishes. DEATH OF JOHN GOEDESS BE. © The name on the leg; it's always there and you will find it if you look; then you know you are getting the genuine. There is but one Round Oak Sometimes peculiar people say they have them when it's not so; if you are posted you cannot be deceived. We write this to post you. See the name on the leg. Sold only by JOHN GROVE. 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. When looking- For a cook stove or range, remember I handle the.... Garland, Also Heath & Milligan Paints, Iron and Wood Pumps. Please call and get prices and look my stock over. T. YOU WANT TO KNOW Whom to get to do your painting, pnpor bunging, kulKomining, utc.} JAS. A. OKR IS THE MAN, And he takes tills method of tolling tho public that ho Is roady for tho spring business in that lino, and will guarantee satisfaction every Unio. Consult him for prices— you know his work Is Ilrst class. Ho gets the latest fashions in decorations and wall papering from Philadelphia ia oveiy month. Shop on Call Street. We are making__« u |i«»ii!i.-ja!»k OFFICE OVER ALGONA STATE SANK. FARM LOANS MADE from 6 to 7 Y&tn at 7 per cent. IIo Passed. Away 3Moiulay Xlglit Alter a Long Illness. The death of John GoedcrsSr., whose illness from cancer of tho stomach has been noted, occurred Monday evening at 11 o'clock at his home in Algona. Ho was 09 years of age, and had been in good health until about three years ago when he was kicked in tho stomach by a horse. This was undoubtedly tho cause of the trouble which ended his life, as he has been failing gradually If so, buy one that cannot be stolen. The only thief-proof Watches are those with . The bow has a groove on each end. A collar runs down inside tho lendent (stem) and .its into the grooves, firmly locking the bow to the pendent, -- that it cannot be ' ' or twisted off. To be sure of getting a Non-pull-out, see that tha case is stamped witli this trade mark, ^jffiaj It cannot be had wilh any other kind. ytfJI Ask your jeweler for pamphlet, or send for one to the famous Boss Filled Case makers. KeystoneW xtch Case Co., PHILADELPHIA. IS. <7. BOWYJSR, Agent. ™ so* OFJflOK OVKH JAK. TA YLOR'S KTOKK, OKK DOOli EAKT OF 1'OHTOFFWK. Hoxie & Branson. HUNTER & M'ENROE. We have leased the barn south of tho Tounanl, House, ami an> now prepared to furnish tho public with good livery rigs at moderate prices. Also Break Colts to Drive, and guarantee satisfaction. Have all necessary appliances for properly handling colts, and break them into kind and t'ontlo drivers. Will also BOARD HORSES BY THl'l WEEK, and give them tho best of care. Giving our personal attention to the business, patrons can rest assured we will do our best to please them, CEO. HUNTER, Manager. gllOET-FORM MORTGAGES— The best for chattel work. Always In stock at the Upper Bus Mollies p«ce. State: University OIF 1 The Ktiventl Departments will Begin ike Year 1893-04 on Sept. 20. Kuch department i« thoroughly equipped for eillcUmt work, and no pains will be spared to afford students tho bast possible opportunity to pursuo their chosen lines of study. For particular information as to tho respective departments address as follows: Collegiate—Charles J. Schael'fer, president, Iowa City. ' Law—Emlin McClaiu, chancellor, Iowa Oity. Medical—J. \V. Harrimau, M. D., secretary of facult), Iowa City. Homoeopathic Medical—J. O. UHchrist, M, D., registrar of faculty, Iowa City. Dental—A. O. Hunt, D. D. S.,-dental faculty. Iowa City. Pharmaceutical—B. L. Boerner, Ph. G.,dea» of faculty, Iowa City. Expenses in all departments are reasonable. Cost of board in private families, $3 to $5 per week; in clubs, $1.50 to$:i.50 per week. For catalogues, or for general information, address CHARLES A. SOHAEFFBH. President

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