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ESTABLISHED 1865. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 1898. VOL. XXXIII-NO. 6. Look Twice. You will need to if you see the difference between our new white IffiPorcelain and Haviland china. Call and see how nice it is, whether you want to buy or not. M. Z. Grove & Son. Just Received—the........ Largest Line of Silks Ever shown in the city. Shirt Waist Silks, Trimming Silks, Dress Silks, Plaided Chiffons, Dress Trimmings; all new goods. G. L. Galbraith & Co. J. T. CJirischilles, &. C. Hudson, T. H. Lantry, James Patterson, President. Vice President. Treasurer. Secretary. ALGONA MILLING COMPANY. - [INCORPORATED.] HIGHEST PRICES PAID for all kinds of Grain and Seeds. Dealers in Hard and Soft Coal. Manuf acturers of Strictly High-giade Flour. Special attention paid to the Owing to the large and constantly increasing demand for our superior grade of flour we are enabled to offer from 5 to 10 cents per bushel above the market price for good wheat. F. W. DINQLEY, Manager. NSURANGE Also Land, Loan and Collection Business.- Office over Algona State Bank, Farmers' of Cedar Rapids, Phoenix of Hartford. Hanover of New York, Minnesota Fire, Minneapolis, Rockford of Rockford, Lloyd's Plate Glass of New York. United States Life of New York. GEO. M. BAILEY. FINANCIAL. Kossuth County State Bank, j, $150,000. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold. Collec tions made promptly, and a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates, .«-«.. WM, H. INGHAM, President; T. OHRISCHULE8, Vice Pros; KBWIS H. SMITH. Cashier Directors— Wm. H. Ingham, John G, Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Ohrisohilles, Lewis H. Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Devine. First National Bank of Algona, CAPITAL $50,000 AMBROSE A. CALii President I WM. K. FERGUSON Cashier J), H. HUTOHINS Vice President I 0, D. SMITH* ,. ....... I.'' . ...... Asst. Cftiffi Directors-D. H. Hutohins, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweller, F. H. Vesper, Ambrose A. Oall, R. B. Spencer, Wm. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security. Special attention given to collections. «.*,, Officers and Directors— A. D. Clarke, President, 0. C. Chubb, Vice Prest, Thos. H. Lantry, Cashier, Geo. L. Galbraith, Fred, M. Miner. Myron Schenck, Thos. F. Cooke. CASH CAPITAL, 150,000. General Banking, F «mr# 84.F&PY DSPOSW 74VW8- ^gTInterest paid 09 time deposits. SHAW WANTS .MORE MEN LOCATION WILL OUT NO FIGURE Asks tor Drilled Meto to Complete the State's Quota—Other War Notes and News. The Northwestern train bearing Company F to Des Moines carried also the boys from Emmetsburg, Webster City, Toledo, and Lyons. Like the others it was switched at once to the state fair ground tracks, and the soldiers did not get off in the city. The camp is called " McKinley" and J. Bush Lincoln of Ames is in command. Gen. Lincoln was a confederate soldier u der Fitz Hugh Lee during the rebellion and is the ablest officer of our national guard. He will undoubtedly bo a brigadier general of the volunteers. Late last night Gov. Shaw issued another call for volunteers. The companies are not full enough to make up Iowa's quota. His call haa this clause: "Enlistments to complete Iowa's quota will be accepted regardless of location. Any person of suitable ago, height, weight, and supposed fitness, and who has been drilled in the national guard or In any cadet or military organization, and who desires to enlist, will apply at once to the sheriff of his county. Each sheriff is required to report by wire as early as Thursday noon, April 28, 1898, the number of available men thus making application. No undrilled men should apply. Transportation will be forwarded as required." Whether this means that new volunteers will be put into existing companies, or whether new companies will be recognized is not known. There is much doubt about the hospital corps and it is possible that a lot of surgeons and assistants will not be wanted. The dispute is whether Gov. Shaw can reoi-ganize the corps and change it. Who Gen. Lincoln's staff will be is also a matter of doubt and speculation. Company F's Roster. Following is a full list of the members of Company F, and of those held in reserve: Capt. Thos. F. Cooke, age 35. The captain holds a state commission as solonel, and is inspector of small arms practice for Iowa. First Lieut. W. E. Ward, age 40, and his son Raymond E. Ward, age 18 ougler. «•' Second Lieut. Jas. E. Randall, age 21, son of Recorder Randall. Surgeon W. E. H. Morse, age 36. Hospital steward, Henry C. Adams, 22, clerk in Sheetz' drug store. Hospital assistant, Ernest C. Raymond, 23, son of County Attorney Raymond. Cook, Eugene Tellier, age 56. Sergeant Chas. H. Taylor, 25, son of Joel Taylor of Union. Sergeant Roy Carpenter, 29, laborer in Algona. Sergeant Elbert B. Tuttle, 24, son of E. C. Tuttle, and student at Ames. Commissary sergeant, E. C. Tuttle, 44, PRIVATES FROM ALGONA. W. H. Gilbride, 25, son of the late Thos. Gilbride of Plum Creek. Jos. Bestenlehner, 23, brother of Frank Bestenlehner in Goeders' store. John B. Adams, 21, brother of Hospital Steward Adams. Del Carpenter, 25, brother of Ser- jeant Carpenter. Walter Tellier, 19, son of E. Tellier. John Peterson, 24, of the Peterson livery. Geo. E. Spongberg, 21, son of the Bailor. , L. A. Tillotson, restaurant keeper. Geo. H. Brooks l 40, carpenter. Will Salisbury, 21, son of Bert Salisbury, printer on Wesley News. Wesley E. Lamson, 22, son of G. S. Lamson, printer on Republican. John W. Minkler, 18, son of O. Minlc- .er. Ed. J. Winkel, 18, son of J. B. Winkel, sewing machine man. Ed. Richardson, 21, son of Mat. Richardson. Walt. L. Dally, brother of the Dally who was hurt at Fort Dodge, and Henry M. Dally, 28, a cousin. Chas. E. Cohenour, 33, Geo. E. ilarke's law partner. Ellison Blaekford, 18, son of Edwin Blackford. Bert R. Stevens, 22, son of ditcher Stevens. Geo. Nelson, 18, and Alfred Nelson, il, sons of Louis Nelson, high school anitor. Fred N. Cronan, 27, worker in Stacy's nursery. Alba J. Seeley, 26, worker in the tub factory. Arthur R. Craft, 26, formerly in adendorff's restaurant. Jas. Smith, 34, former lunch counter proprietor back of Heise's barber shop. PRIVATES FROM QERMANIA. Chas. M. Best, 26, son of S. Best, traveling agent for McCormick company, Jas, J. MoGuire, 27, liveryman. Henry J. Bruhns, 26, two years assistant cashier in Germania bank. Will H. Preston, 29, laborer. PRIVATES FROM BANCROFT. H. G. Davison, 20, son ol R. E. Davison, a Portland pioneer, Sam Davison, his brother, failed to pass physical examination. Milton Miller, 20, and Monroe Miller. [8, hie cousin. Geo. 0, M. Barge, 21, son of the justice of the peace. John Wood, 19, son ol Algona'e old time John Wood. Roy Alcorn, 20, son of ex-Supervisor Aloorn of Seneca. PRIVATES FROM WESLEY, James T. Tanner, 2?, liveryman. W. A. Green, 81. ON THE RESERVE LJST, The following haye been. examjn,e4 and are reserved for future call, having for the most part had no drill: Wm. M. Norton, 18, of Livermore, brother of Mrs. A. L. Peterson of Algona. Harry N. Moore, 21, nephew of Mrs. L. A. Sheetz. Frank A. Talbott, 82, barber with G. E. Williams. Lewis Halvorsen, 29, stone mason. Wm. Smith, 18, son of the well digger, Geo. Smith of Bancroft. Jos. Saldln, 18, son of a well known citizen of Bancroft. Jas. Goodlad, 29, Bancroft. Albert Fenner, 26, Bancroft. Wra. H. Merrifleld, 19, son of Chas. Merrifield of Bancroft. LorenEo Stahl, 18, eon of Landlord Stahl of Bancroft. Louis T. Whitehill, 18, Bancroft. •Al. A. Wiltse, 34, son of Case Wiltse of .Ramsay. J. M. Cunningham, 33, son of the early settler in Buffalo township. Henry Whalen, 24, son of Jas. Whalen of Bancroft. M. O. Eramons, 21, Wesley. E. L. Hollonbaoh, 21, son of ex-Supervisor Hollenbach of Wesley. G. W. Eddy, 20, son of Wesley's well known veteran, G. W. Eddy. Tho Feeding at Des MoliicB. Preparations are made at Des Moinos to feed 3,000 men. It is expected that that many will be in camp. The daily ration as estimated by Capt. J. A. Olmsted, U. S. A., are as follows: Number of rations 3,000 Pork, ham and bacon 2,250 pounds Or fresh or salt beef 4,125 pounds Bread or flour 3,000 pounds Beans and peas 450 pounds Or rice and hominy 300 pounds Coffee (ground) 240 pounds Or tea 00 pounds Sugar 450 pounds Vinegar 30 pounds Adamantine candles 37 pounds Soap 120 pounds Salt 112 pounds Pepper 7 pounds ?resli vegetables 3,000 pounds Molasses 30 gallons Capt. Olmsted says the rations are extremely liberal, and that the Iowa roops will be well fed. How to Eat and Live. In anticipation of possible service in the south, Col. Greene of the Soventy- irst regiment has issued orders to his officers and men directing them what H-eparations to make to insure their :omfort and good health while in the ield. The orders include "medical advice for tropical climate" as follown: 1. Do not drink water unless it has been boiled, if in the least doubtful. 2. Do not bathe in water unless it has jeen boiled. 3. Cook your food thoroughly. 4. Avoid the use of alcohol—internal- 5. Avoid being out in the night air or dews; if this cannot be avoided, wrap up carefully, covering face well. 6. Avoid dampness at all times, hange your clothes the moment they are wet or damp when practicable. 7. Be moderate in eating; do not eat leartily when tired or overheated. 8. At the end of a march bathe the eet in boiled water, dry well and powder them with compound talcuw xiwder or some foot powder. 9. Never put on stockings that are damp, or stockings at' any time when the feet are not thoroughly dry. 10 Do not eat fruit of any kind unless perfectly ripe, and do not eat it at all .n the summer. 11. Before going out in the morning ,ake three or five grains of quinine and a cup of coffee. This is imperative. 12. Always wear flannel band over she abdomen. 13. Change all your clothes every day when practicable, especially stock- "ngs and drawers. 14. Avoid excesses of all kinds, 15. Avoid exposure to sun when pos- ilble, and if exposed much keep a wet mndkerchief in your hat all the while so exposed. 16. Be vaccinated. 17. If possible carry a lemon and sip when thirsty. Notes. Editor L. H. Mayne of Emmetsburg s a member of Company K. The Tri- buns says: He has been going in his shirtsleeves lately to get hardened for service. a The Ringling circus offers the war department 25 elephants, which they said would render good service in Cuba. Some have served in India, and neither he swamps nor the underbrush in Cuba would interfere with their utility. Emmetsburg Tribune: Algona sports are . reviving horseback riding. A troop of a dozen of them take regular ecreation in this way. Keep it up, entlemen, Uncle Sam may need some cavalrymen ere the impending tempest subsides. Workmen were sent to the fair 'rounds Sunday to begin the work of jutting the state's electric light plant n working order. The plant will be all ready when the guard mobilizes and ;he camp grounds will be illuminated at night. Iowa's proportion of the call for 125,000 men is 3,772. The present strength of the guard is 2,400, but the captains all have scores of ex-guardsmen and men who have had years of military raining in readiness to enlist and the companies can be filled up to the quota required in a very few hours. MAT POME TO ALGONA. Northwestern Teachers' Association of Iowa Has 'ys in View. It is entirely possible that the Northwestern Teachers' association of the state will meet in Algona next year, was decided at Sioux City last week ;o come to this side of the district, and Algona was favorably mentioned. The only question is our ability to house and care for ftt least 600 visitors, Th.6 The enrollment at Sioux City was much larger, The egpenea, of the wqHid, he about $160, Prof. S, puoei? qp4're,iponding with, the exeouuive $ njttjtee, which; is Jo, decide, a»d, ojc^ftujt the people, Good homesteads in Ward county, N. D. Fine prairie land, gently rolling. Legnite coal can be bought at a dollar a ton near the land. Over 700 taken since January. We will take you to and return from these homesteads, pay railroad fare, and locate you for $50 and $14 filing fee. Then you have six months to move on them. Call at office for particulars. Frank iiilm Land Company, . , lo-wa/. Novelties IN- Glassware We have just received direct from the factory some very pretty patterns in glass goods. Call and see them. Langdon & Hudson. TELEPHONE NO. IS. FREE HOMESTEADS. BANNIN» Aw. Co The intelligent farmers on business manobuy$| his lumber of a re> sponsible concern] It does not pay to run SL risK, on building/a material and buy in thedarK of^SharKs'tvhQ, cannot *S/>*?#^ you what you are paying" for. Call at: our yard in tovvna and inspect sfcaunch,re1iableLwmberr Lath .Shingles, Sash,Doons, Cement} Stucco and Lime v& LowestP/y'cg& Tas. . On, Painter, Paper Hanger KALSOMINER, SIGN AND CARRIAGE PAINTER. Postal card orders will receive prompt attention. JAS. A. ORB. South of court house. A good California dried peach at 5c a pound; loose Muscatel! raisins at 4^Jo a pound; California prunes at 4^o a pound; best evaporated raspberries at 18c a pound. Try our California canned goods at lOc. A good table syrup at 25c a gallon. Good maple syrup at 65o a gallon. A good bulk coffee at l2'/,o a pound; 'air uucolored Japa.u tea at 23c a pound. Hay and grain delivered to any part of the city. J. C. ANDERSON. South of court house. LOOK TO YOUR EYES. One Hundred Dollars Is offered to any person who can duplicate the tsian's dame CIGAR FOR 5 CENTS. vi SGHU & WATERHOUSE, M. P. HAGGARD. G. ZVPflBK Haggard & Peek, [Successors to Jouaa,* Abstracts, Real Estate, *»a» Collections, ALGONA, IOWA. Opthalmlc Optician. The most difficult cases of children a specialty. Do your eyes ache, smart, water, become inflamed, or pain In the eyeball, orbit, temple or forehead? If so you should consult a competent optician, with the latest solentiflo method of correcting all errors of refraction. Examination and consultation free. Office ovw E. J. Gilmore's store, Algona, Iowa. Don't Do- It. The poltceuiau i»a,s an eye on you and might get you With a Club. QET WATER OR

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