The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 22, 1893 · Page 4
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 4

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, November 22, 1893
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ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, NOV. 22, 1893. PROFESSIONAL. ^-^^^•NX- ^^-^^^^-^~~-^ OEO. E. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algcma, la. • ~~ W. B. QUARTON, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Over Kossuth County bank-, Algona, Iowa. -— — ~ E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Opera House block. S. S. SESSIONS, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Prompt collection* Money to loan on.chattel security. Over Chrischille.s btoie. DANSON & BUTLER, LAW. LOANS. LAND. Collections a specialty. Office in Gardner Co\vl«s' new building". _ L. K. C.ARFIELD, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. ON THE VERGE OF THE UNKNOWN, An irI»U"« I'-i*--^ 1 *.«-t,"«. •••••' public school building. _____ • H. C. McCOY, M. D., /'/IYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Special attention to city practice. PHYSICIAN AND SURCEOW, Algona, Iowa. _— ——————— J M. PRIDE, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. omce over ano.Go^v, store, on State street, T . J. FELLING, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Consultation in En K li«li and Gemiw Office ami residence over H. Ooet^h » Whitteniore. Iowa. E. S. CLASIER, D. D. S. SURGEON DENTIST. omco over tho State Bank. Al^ona, Iowa. DENTIST A. L. /iTSF, />. D. S. I ocil anaesthetic for clcnilenlmr pain lu Ynims when nxtrarthiK teeth. Experiment That Mulces Us Auk, "What IB Coming?" Mr. W. H, Preece. chief engineer and electrician to the postofftce, has put up a wire a mile long on the coast near Lavernock and a shorter one on Flatholm, a little island three miles off in the Bristol channel. He fitted the latter wire with a "sounder" to receive messages, and sent a message through the former from a powerful telephonic generator. _ That message on the mainland was distinctly leard on the island, though nothing connected the two, or, in other words, tho possibility of a telephone between places unconnected by wire was conclusively established. . There is a possibility here of interplanetary communication, a good dual more worthy attention than any scheuie for making gigantic electric flashes. We do not know if we can communicate by telephone through the ether to New York or Melbourne with or cables, but wo do know that, if we cannot, the fault is in our generators nud sounders, and not in any prohibitory natural law. Will our habitual readers bear with us for a moment as we wander into another, and as many of them will think, asupra- sensual re-ion? The thought in a man s brain which causes him to advance hia foot must move something in doing it, or how could it be transmitted down that five or six feet of distance? If it moves a physical something, internal to the body, why should it. not move also something external, a wave, as wo all agree to call it. which on another mind prepared to receive it—fitted with a sounder in fact—will make an impact having all the effect ia the conveyance of suggestion, or even of facts, of the audibility of words? Why. in fact, if one wire can talk to another without connection, save through ether, should not mind talk to mind without any "wire at all. . . None of us understands accurately, or even as yet approximately, what the conditions are, but many of us know for certain that they havo occasionally, and by what we call accident, been present to particular individuals, and that, when present, the communication is completed without cables, and mind speaks to mind independently of any machinery not existing within itself. Why, in the name of- science, is that more of a "miracle"—that is, an occurrence prohibited by immutable law— than tho transmission of Mr. Preece s message from Lavemock to Flatholm/— London Spectator. Make hay while the sun shines, and PRESS HAY whether the sun shines or not. . • • R. H. Spencer has something that will be of. interest to every man who wants A Hay Press or who has any notion of buying one in the near future; see him and let him give<you a Pointer on Presses. There is good money to be made in pressing your own hay, but see me before you buy a press. R. H. SPENCER. ORIGINAL NOTICE. 1S THE DISTRICT COlinT OP IgMJSUTH The French photographer, M. Marey. has succeeded in photographing a dragon fly on the wing. The time of exposure was only l-S./iOOth of a second. All UigUt Now. HUNTER & M'ENRQE. We have leased the barn south of the Iss^^ rigs at moderate prices. Break Colts to Drive, wcots, '.ud break them into kind and gentle drivers. Will albo BOARD HORSES -r tnd cive them the best of care. Giving onr personal attention to the business, patrons can rest assured we will do our to please them. GEO. HUNTER, Manager. One Hundred north of ^ ln ^ ) ^ l "' an "also of the »th P. M. ( *'£fc/ ttnna con- n^^^yoUn^ thereto :v:t4 Plaintiff's Attorney. EXECUTOR'S NOTICE. sSSSS-'r'SSfl oVIcossiithcoutity. r IowU b to:eased.^Al^pei e _i j... ,,ti( T/i«*i. MM nvo Buy best blanks at Upper Des Moines office 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. ADMINISTRATION NOTICE. is hereby given that the undersigned n immediate payment to the undersigned; and hose e having claims against the said estate will iile them with the clerk of the ai*>nict court of Kossuth county, Iowa, as provided by faw, duly authenticated, for allowance. nated this 1st day of November. 1803. 33tl "VV. H. NYOUM, Administrator. "I'm sure she saw you. She was looking riEht at us." .. ''Well, if you are sure, you may as well give me another."—Truth. S END twelve cents in postage stamps to 30 Corcoran Building, Washington, D. 0., and vou will receive four copies ot hate field * \YMMwton, containing matter of special Interest Give name and address, and say where you saw this advertisement.

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