' •"**• ,,s?-5 '' ' ,'IOWA, WJTOfffflfflUY, For /5 Days Only, .For 15 Days Only. Special Clothin r^i i o i I AQ 7 ^sO P LlUaK odlc, Having just received a new invoice of Men's, Boys' and Children's Suits, odd Pants and Vests, Cloth Overcoats, Fur Coats, Ladies/ Misses' and Children's Cloaks and Jackets of the latest designs and makes, we will put the entire stock of these goods down for 15 days within the reach of everybody. Don't miss this great sale if you are in need, The cuts herewith represent a few styles of these goods, We also call your attention to our large stock of Dress G-oods, Flannels, Shawls, Trimmings, Notions, Blankets, Underwear, Carpets, Oil Cloths, Caps, G-loves, Mitts, Fur Robes, Fur Mats, Rugs, Boots and Shoes. Also 5,000 yards Remnants in Calicos, Dress Goods, G-inghams, Suitings, Flannels, etc., which will surprise all when shown. . We remain yours to please, BBEEZY TIMES AT BANOKOFT. A Disgraceful Row Accompanied "With Spicy Insinuations—Too Much Liquor Afloat. We dislike very much to bo compelled to chronicle disgraceful brawls and fights. Last Thursday seemed to be a day of trouble. From what we are able to learn of the matter a person who calls himself a man and who lives in a home with glass sides and glass shingles, threw a good sized stone into the-home of a not very strong minded cripple. And the rock thrown back was so offensive and so unlocked for that Mr. A thought his reputation could be more injured and brute strength was resorted to. But as we understand the matter, Mr. A did not gain any point and the fight was decided a draw. No arrests have been made as yet. This is not the first time Mr. A has been a party to a street scene and for his family's sake we do not give his name. We think we are safe to say that his family have the sympathy of the public. It is reported that a petition will be circulated asking the court to revoke the permits of the drug stores. Then perhaps the liquor traffic can be local- HE COMMITTED SUICIDE! The Cause and Its Lesson. Why did he commit suicide ? Oh ! for the same reason that thousands of others are on the verge of the same sin, or in immediate danger of insanity, paralysis, idiocy, or some other equally unfortunate result of any nervous affection. He knew he waa afflicted with a nervous disorder, but was careless, apparently indifferent to the outcome ; or he m ty have lessened his chances for recovery by treating with physicians who had little or no knowledge of such affections, or by deluging himself with worthless so-called remedies. His case was a sad one, but no worse than that of any other nervous sufferer, who has nervous or sick headache, biliousness, dizziness, irritability, melancholy, failing memory, hot flashes, fainting, sleeplessness, nervous dyspepsia, sexual debility, epilepsy, etc. The sume or similar consequences are likely to result to any ona who has any of these advance symptoms of an awful end. Do not hesitate in getting rid of them by intelligent treatment. Dr, Franklin Miles, the celebrated specialist, has studied nervous diseases over 20 years, and has discovered the only reliable remedy for them. Thousands of voluntary testimonials prove the virtues of Dr. Miles' Restorative Nervine. Aloaro Barker, of Clinton, N. Y., writes; "I was so afflicted with extreme nervousness that I was on the verge of Insanity. My bands trembled so that I could scarcely feed nmelf. I used twelve bottles of B*. Miles' Bestoratlve Nervine, and was cured. It is with pleasure I recommend thlf wonderful remedy for nervous troubles." ''I bod been o great sufferer from chronic he»d»cbe until I began, about four months ago, to use PJT. Miles' Bestorative Nervine and Pills, since wWcn tjnw J nave not bad a, headache. Several of my friends are using Dr. Miles' Bern., an4 tfnd <*«"», as I did, to be more than cfcto tor them/'-HSfw. Mary Kfcster, IM* elas, Cui. l; cfpwell, editor Tribune, Plymontn.Pa.. i : « J£y wife WM ?W&ot 8fc* h saw?« <* pr. Miles' §|fn4*»K you foot friftBflifi ftfl(l tUfiy fill pjrftiyff it iUgbly." * ^BrTlIUflrl^foratlY*r Nerrtaewsold by «U drusxteti on & positive guarantee, or sent direct IvWPr-»8^»MMl^W*rtI»a., on ^?__7rAl» ^^i^» »« ^.T..- V«»*lA alv Wnf»1fu> 4na «K "j, *«"•! ; ittle? for! ed. If the drug stores are selling the liquor that is used here, the permits should be revoked. And if they do not sell it they should not be blamed. Rev. Daniel Williams spent last week in Howard county, visiting his brother and some other relatives. His brother is a member of the coming legislature. C. E. Mallory is busy settling up the business of the Bancroft tea and spice company. Mr. Mallory is of the opinion that Buffalo Center is the coming town of Winnebago county. W. W. Alcorn will remove his family to town in the near future and will occupy the Howe residence on Portland avenue, south. Mr. Alcorn will give his hardware business his personal attention in the' future. Wm. Ditz spent most of his time in Armstrong last week, John Gallion coming down here and attending the business. Mr. Ditz says the Armstrong house is paying him well. Ernest Fuller writes from California that they arrived there safely and that E. L. Ward, our former townsman who went there about one year ago, is not enjoying very good health. A Guaranteed Cure, We authorize our advertised druggist to sell Dr. King's New Discovery for consumption, coughs, and colds upon this condition : If you are afflicted with a cough, cold, or any lung, throat, or cheat trouble, and will use this remedy as directed, giving it a fair trial, and experience no benefit you may return the bottle and have your money refunded. We could not make this offer did we not know that Dr. King's New Discovery could be relied on. It never disappoints. Trial bottles free at L. A. Sheetz.' Large sizes 50c and one dollar. 2 A Leader. Since its first introduction Electric Bitters has gained rapidly in public favor, until now it is clearly in the lead among pure medicinal tonics and alteratives—contain- ing nothing which permits its use as a beverage or intoxicant, it is recognized as the best and purest medicine for all ailments of stomach, liver, or kidneys. It will cure sick headache, indigestion, constipation and drive malaria from the system. Satisfaction guaranteed with each bottle or money refunded. Price only 50c a bottle. Sold by L. A. Sbeetz. 2 Jiucklen's Arnica Salve, The best salve iu the world for bruises, cuts, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains, corns and all skin eruptions, and positively cures piles or no pay required. It is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction or money refunded. Price 25c a box. Sold by L. A. Sheetz. PURE lard at the Opera House Grocery. Appreciative. I'v-sons in public office sometimes become very skillful in making themselves generally agreeable, but the best of them may err in thinking that practice has made them perfect la this respect. This story is (old of a famous French minister of finance who, with good intentions, once amVsJnglr failed to say the right thing: The government was needing money, and a would be wit suggested to the minister that a tax might be put upon wit. "Every oo« would pay it voluntarily, because no one would wish to confess to being stupid," he said. "Many thanks, sir,'' replied the ministei affably. *'Jf I adopt your plan I shall certainly exempt jam fecfflft tfart9* ae a tofc«) Of gnngftntfllifnii U—.Vmit.h'a frnm ™T flfiB lfe'^y J JiVM^5S®! ' " ^f Ip'JH ^W- W W ^WWW ,*--- : '.. i^-^^-" tfeiiC^-r-MiSff „ -^ , __ THE EUTHERFOBD HOUSE CLOSES. A Nc\v Deal in Algona Hdtels and 'HUB Lines—A Change That is Important. Yesterday afternoon the Rutherford house closed its doors to the traveling public, and a new hotel era was ushered in. At the same time all the 'busses, 'bus horses, etc., became the property of A. Rutherford Jr., and the free 'bus system came to an end. ffhe change primarily is due to the poor health of Mr. Rutherford, who has been failing badly since May, and who must seek a change from his present life. His son did not wish to continue the business without him, and as the family had always understood that they should quit the business at some time, it was decided toclosenow. This shuts Algona's second oldest hotel. As the Harrison house it was known for years to all, and the old building was incorporated in the new when Mr. Rutherford built in 1884. He bought the old hotel of Mrs. Harrison in 1881 and came to Algona. Mr. Rutherford has been a well-known and popular landlord, his house has been scrupulously neat and tidy and his table well supplied. He numbers his friends by scores both among the traveling public and the people of the county and all will unite in wishing him a return of good health. The change in the 'bus system puts the whole business into Gillie Rutherford's hands, and that is sufficient guarantee that it will be fairly and satisfactorily managed, The free 'bus has always been a heavy drag on our hotels and now that it departs and the business is confined to two houses the chance is open to have Algona come to the front as a hotel town. Gillie takes the 'bus and wagonnette of theTennant house and the Thorington wagonnette with teams and harness. He will have the mail and Adams express to carry and with the regular trade will have a good business. We hope that this will forever end the free 'bus in Algona. The Poetry of Shopping. The poetry of shopping conies in with those shoppers who are starved, for excitement, variety and beauty at home, It is not lawful; they have no right to do it; but they have no society to satisfy a hunger for the beautiful with jewels and fine dresses on others if not on themselves. They cannot afford the theaters; they go to the shops. They look at the laces and long; they go to the embroidery counters and fancy; they educate themselves in the matter of india shawls; they seek the eilkropm, brilliant with gas lights and electric lights, and look at brocades fit for the court of a princess, at silks whose flamboyant scarlets burn in the illumination, whose tender blue Is the blue of spring skies half robbed of rain, whose green Is the breaking wave of theeea, Whose violet is the hue of mountains far away in autumn mists, and they picture themselves 97 those they Jove robed and radiant in these tissues. And if the poor shopman is weary when they go away, they themselves are refreshed for a long Beajsonpf further denM &s4 renuncia- ttoa.-Harpfir' fl Bazar. For Beauty and Utility There is nothing in the city that excels those elegant goods just received by W. F. .Carter. They include, among the thousand and one beautiful things — China of every description. You should see those Bread and Butter Plates, so nice and yet so cheap; after-dinner coffee cups and saucers, delecate but just the correct thing; wine sets, water sets, platters, the finest and handsomest fruit dishes you ever saw; glassware in endless styles; lamps in hanging, standard, student, and all other patterns. I want you to look at these goods—they will sell themselves—they are just that nice. New State Bank Block, Algona, Iowa. W. F. CARTER. Forty-two Head of Horses for Sale or Exchange.- THE ALGONA SUPPLY HOUSE Will furnish you anything In the line of CREAMERY ; SUPPLIES, Prices guaranteed. Send your orders when in ueed of anything, ami they will be attended to promptly. t &- B. 00 YOU WANT AN AUCTIONEER? ID. AUCTIONEER, Will cry city and farm property, make collections, etc. All business of a private nature strictly confidential. Office with F. M. Taylor, over Howard's. I, A, Drugs and Medicwes, Full assortment always on band of drugs, wed- cines, and pwe liquors tor medicinal es only. loriiti This house has been thoroughly refitted and refurnished, and is now prepared to accommodate the traveling public. YourPatronage 1$ Solicited, 0. W, M'MURRAY, The undersigned having bought out the meat market formerly owned by H. 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 of the public patronage. • State: University The Several Departments will the Year 1893-94 on Sept, 20, Each department Is thoroughly equipped for efficient work, and no pains will be spared to afford students the best possible opportunity to pursue their chosen lines of study For particular information as to the respective departments address as follows: Collegiate—Charles J. Schaeffer, president, IbSTrr/H 1 ^^"*?' ch a n SS Uo v- Iowa city. "^ 0> Hunt ' p - D - s -' *»t*i faculty, & L - Boerner - Ph - G - dewi Expenses in all departments are reasonable. Cost of board in private families, »3 to »§ week; In clubs, «1.50to*3.BO per week tor A. President. },.
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