The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 11, 1898 · Page 8
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THE COUNTY WE LIVE IN, BEVE&Ati TOWNS Wffit OEtEBEATE. Ah Epitome of the Happenings in Efg Kossnth During the Seven Uays Pnat. , Bancroft is going to celebrate the Fourth of July. Wesley, Gertaania, afcd other towns are talking of it, but Bancroft has begun preparations. Bancroft will also have a big race meeting in July, presumably in connection with the celebration. The committees for the celebration are Messrs. Sherman, Campbell and Mayer, a soliciting committee; Samuel Mayne on speaker, and E. C. Anderson on band. Burt Monitor. Stephen Sharp intends going to Chicago soon for medical treatment. A bunch on the lower side of his right jaw, close to the jugular vein, has given him much annoyance of late. It is pronounced cancer, is constantly growing, and is in such a spot that it safe removal will be attended with difficulty. We hope its removal will be followed by his ultimate recovery. Several years ago he had a cancer removed from his lower Up. At 11 o'clock a special stock train left Burt Wednesday for Chicago. D. Paine had six cars from here nnd one at Irvington, making seven in all, S. Nicholson four, and J. Elvidge four, making 16 cars in all. S. Nicholson, Jas. Goodwin, Rod Jain, George and Ernest Paine, Frank Dau and Steve Sharp went in with them. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, MAY 11, 1898, ,.,. J _.^ i ,_ J , : ,_.. ^^.^ ..„. ^ ... ' Ledyard Lender. People wishing to come north on the midnight train from Algona can now amuse themselves in open air until the train arrives, as the depot is no longer kept open for that train. There is a good deal of travel on that train out of Algona and it seems as though this branch of the Northwestern bad business enough so it could afford to keep at least one depot open between Eagle Grove and Elmore, especially where the road runs through a county seat town the size of Algona. • Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Stout have departed for Vernon Center, Minn., where Mr. Stout takes charge of an elevator for the Hubbard & Palmer elevator company. Mr, Stoat has had charge of that company's elevator at this place for the past eight months. Mr. Stout was one of Algona's early day furniture dealers, some 25 years ago.' Swea City Herald. Andrew Rundgren, who has been working in Cronholm'e hardware ever since it started, severed his connection therewith last Saturday. Algona district missionary convention will be held at Swea City, Iowa, Thursday, Friday and Sunday evenings, May 12, 13 and 15. The presiding elder and several other ministers will be present. Uncle Joe Tennant of Algona was in town Saturday night. He was out with a traveling man swinging around the circle of country stores and to get a few breaths of country air. He drove home Sunday. .then let them fill their agreement. This way of saying a thing and doing another isn't what it is cracked up to be and never will an individual or company succeed as richly as they would if they were to follow the lines of perfection and honesty." . Kftrl t»ompe Killed. WhitteraoreChampion: KaHPompe, eldest son of Frank Pompe, met with an accident on Friday, which proved fatal the next day. He had unloaded some lumber which he had taken up from Whittemore for his father, and started to go to his home only a short distance away. . One of the horses became frightened while crossing a culvert and shied to one side, running the wagon off the bank. At this point one of the seat hooks broke and let Karl fall to the ground in front of the hind wheels which passed over his body causing internal injuries from which he died Saturday night. The funeral was held at 2 p. m. Monday and the remains laid away in the Lotts Creek cemetery. A wife and four small child- dren remain to mourn his sad death, and have the sympathy of all. Geo. It. Cloud's Career. Swea City Herald: It is reported that Geo. R. Cloud, formerly an attorney at Algona, has been found dead in Arizona. Cloud was abrllliantyoungfellow but he couldn't drink "a glass or two" and then quit. Ho fell into fast company at Algona and their "revelry" cost him his reputation and business. He got into trouble on every hnnd nnd the appeals of a loving bride and close friends were insufficient against the craving appetite and the example of associates, to win him from his downward course. Every person who assisted him in dotting a drink has a part in his destruction. Draw your own moral. months, 25 cents for three months. A trial order solicited. Sample copies free on application. Address. Perkins Bros. Co., Sioux City, Iowa. Publishers the Daily Journal. 86 per year; the Sunday Journal, $2; the Twice a Week Journal, $1; the Dally Evening Times, HOME-SEEKERS' CHEAP EXCURSIONS. On May 8 and IT, and June 7 and 21 the Northwestern line will sell home-seekers' excursion tickets, with favorable time limits, to numerous points in the west and south at exceptionally low rates. For tickets nnd full information apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern railway.—6t8 The Wetmore Truss F Special prices on all furniture for next two week. We mention a few articles: • Bancroft Resistor. C. B. Sarohett has acetylene gas light in his store. He had an 8-Hght burner put in yesterday by the Algona agents for the new illuminant plants, and his store now shares with the Racket the distinction of being as well lighted as any house in the cities. W. S. Stahl commences work at once on the new Call building, next to the Racket, Stone-mason Johnson having the foundation well under way. The store room will be a 70x22, one story, iron sides and roof. The show windows will be 60x60 plate plass, which with the ornamental metal front will make a handsome place. The building will be completed within a month and G. F. Hohn will at once take possession with hie restaurant. Wesley News. There is some talk of celebrating the Fourth of July this year. We hppe it will be more than talk and that Wesley will give one of the best celebrations this summer that was ever given here. On Saturday last Charley Falk arrived with a carload of calves and out of 90 which he brought only 72 were offered at auction the others having been spoken for in advance. The sale took place at the stock yards and a large crowd of bidders were present, The calves brought prices ranging from $6.50 to $12.75. . Weslpy Reporter. .F. B. Hedriok now rides in a fine top buggy at Sexton, which he purchased last'week, Alex. White, one of Algona's popular lumbermen, was in Wesley Wednesday. He says Algona will have electric lights inside of ninety days. Good for Algona. At the Garner Mi E. church at 7 p. m. Wednesday, May 4, Mr, Freeman Ash, Jr., pf Wesley, and Miss Tillie Simons of Anamosa, were joined in the bonds of matrimony, Rev. Gleason officiating, Pg. White-living north of Sexton had the misfortune to have one of his colts accidentally fall io a well in which there was 20 feet of water; but by the energetic and helping' hand of John Fitch, it was' rescued with nqt a scratch. < Fred Corey's Fnst Horses. Britt News: While at Wesley last week Fred Corey invited us toloolcover his racing stock and as we were always partial to good horse flesh we accepted the invitation. In Fred's stable is John Berkley, probably the best pedigreed horse iti the state of Iowa. Mr. Corey also has a young trotter with as fine a pedigree sis any horse fancier could wish for. Gov. D. Jr., is the youngster's name. Fred willcampaign his horses through the state the coming season. Aluonn's New City Engineer. Burt Monitor: Chns. Foster was at Algona and Burt over Sunday. From the council proceedings at Algona we learn that he gets the position of superintendent of public works. He will soon move up and take charge. He gets a salary of $60 per month. Charley is a steady fellow, Algona gets a good man, and the Burt people will be pleased to see htm back to the county. Harry Foster gets a job under him as fireman at the water works. Tfo Wayward. Sinners In Algona. Britt News: Captain Comstock and his wife of the Britt Salvation Army corps returned from Alffona last Thursday, where they spent a couple of days in pointing out the right path to the wayward Algona sinners. LOVELY LETTERS. "What lovely letters I receive from Ma • ry Hopkins," said one young lady to another in our hearing, and while we are not acquainted with the individual referred to, yet this remark gives us a favorable opinion of her, which we likewise have of all who master the art of letter writing, for such persons seldom fail to win their way to social and business prominence. Parents, give your boys and girls a chance. Buy each one of them, who Is ten years old and over, a scholarship in some school of correspondence where trained teachers conduct a practical and instructive and exceedingly Interesting course of social and business correspondence with their scholars, old or young, at their homes. At the school named below the price of tuition has been reduced to the remarkably small sum of $3.40 per year, payable sixty cents quarterly in advance, or 83.00 in one cash payment. For some time this school has also furnished its scholars all needed stationery, and will continue to do so in the future. Let that progressive word, " Now," which has been the key note to so many successful careers, be your watchword, and apply at once for a scholarship in the National School of Correspondence at 3 fourth Ave. South, Minneapolis, Minn. THE AMEBICAtf NAVY, CUBA AND HAWAII A portfolio, in ten parts, sixteen views in each part, of the finest half-tone pictures of the American nnvy,, Cuba, and Hawaii has lust been issued by a Chicago publishing bouse. . " The Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul railway has made arrangements for a special edition for the benefit of its patrons, and a specimen copy can be seen at the ticket office in the depot. Single parts may be had at ten cents each; the full set, one hundred and sixty pictures, costs but one dollar. Subscriptions for the set may be left with the agent. In view of the present excitement regarding Cuba these pictures are very timely. Call at the ticket office and see them.—5t8 Bed Room Sets $10.00 to $55.00 Couches, all styles 3.00 to 25.00 Book Cases 9.00 to 35.00 Side Boards 15.00 to 85.00 Enameled Iron Beds 4.00 to 12.00 Dining Room Tables 3.00 to 15.00 Center Tables 2.00 to 10.00 Rockers 1.00 to 25.00 Dining Room Sets 4.50 to 15.00 Wardrobes 8.00 to 15.00 Mattresses 2.25 to 8.00 Bed Springs 1.50 to 2.50 Baby Cabs 4.60 to 35.00 Beds....; 2.00 to 7.00 Sewing Machines 15.00 to 45.00 Window shades and picture mouldings, easles and pictures. Our parlor suits will go very cheap. Upholstering and repair work neatly done. Undertaking and embalming. Residence five blocks south of store and ono and one-half blocks east. THIS TRUSS If ORDERS ME! I WEAR TUB THUS* A truss embodying the sym- plicity and durability of all other trusses, and yet unlike any of them. The most simple truss ever made. Is practically indestructible—wears forever. Made on strictly hygienic principles— no cumbersome springs to pass around the body. It gives perfect freedom of action without the slightest movement of the truss. Does not take one-half the pressure to hold the rupture that the old styles take. Holds the rupture easily, yet firmly and surely. It stays just where it is placed, The cheapest high-grade truss yet produced. It is absolutely guaranteed to fit and hold the hernia with comfort, or money refunded. Don't buy any other truss" before trying this For sale and guaranteed by W. J. Studley, PHARMACIST, Boston Block, ALGONA, IA. JOHN CRONIN. 'S I have opened in Algona, in the Oordingley building, a bakery and restaurant, and cordially invite the eating public to pay me a visit. I shall carry a full line of cakes, candies, etc. Soda water and ice cream in season. My baking oven is new and built on the latest and most approved plan, and my baking will be found. to be unexcelled. All kinds of bread kept freshly baked. The ladies are especially invited to call and get samples of bread and cake. Cigars and tobacco always on hand. Give me a call. Oxr, Painter, Paper Hanger KALSOMINER, SIGN AND CARRIAGE PAINTER. Postal card orders will receive prompt attention. JAS. A. ORR. One Hundred Dollars Is offered to any person who can duplicate the Klcjte on tUe Service, The Gernmnia Standard says the junction, between the North, western an <j Burlington railways in the north end the county i,s ft humbug! " it has been stated, aft<| by good authority, that ' these trains would meet and exchange mail and passengers. Never have ibese traips met at that pne-hprge stopping plage yet, and instead, pf waiting Jpng enough for- the Buriington ,pas- singer tp come «p, the Northwestern . jmlxBd, fcrajn going sputfc gate about two ,W}lef nearer Bancroft wjjen pur. train pulls into the point, Hpvv in %e mail g»,i» wuia like ta iwpw, pvej? THE sale of excursion tickets to Clear over the Milwaukee line will be resumed on May 1, Tickets may be sold eyery day up to and Including Sept. 30, 1898, to Clear Lake and return at one and one-third fare. Return coupon will be good 30 days from date of sale. -7 14 AN elegant line of surreys and buggies just received by G. M. Johnson,- of J. L, Clark, Oshkosh, Wis. A bargain sn price and quality for anyone in need of a flnejob.~2 CIGAR FOR s CENTS. SCHU & WATERHOUSE, LOOK TO YOUR EYES. •w. IT -------- Opthalrnic 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 scientific method of correcting all errors of refraction. Examination and consultation free. Office over E. J. Qilmore's store, Algona, Iowa. C. N. ROSE WALL. The Davenport > THE SIOUX OITV Twice a week, four pages Tuesday, eight pages Friday. The best and . A delightful visitor anticipated with pleasure by ite thousands of readers, Two papers every wee!;. The Journal's popularity is certainly eylgenced, by its large and ever-increasing clrpluiatlon. Bright, ojeain, end eo- tertalaftg. Itpieasepall, Once a subscriber, always a subscriber. Features of the Journal: The aews of the world, able eSitprials, scientific miscellany,' reliable market reports, short stories, bujjorow illustrations, the latest fashr loo gossip. Terms of subscription; Pne per year, 60 pen &s 'for e^x LEGAL NOTICES, "V^-^J-v^x^x^Nw^s^x^-s^^^^ SHERIFF'S SALE. Notice is hereby given that by virtue of a special execution to me directed by the clerk of the district court of Kossuth'county, Iowa, against the goods, chattels, lands, tenements ejc. of Jas. B. Sexton, Ida's. Sexton, A" j! Dunlap, Maggie Wartinan, Northern Lumber Co. and Joseph Williams, defendants, in favor of F is .Smith, plaintiff, I will offer at public sale to the highest and best bidder, for cash, at the door of the courthouse in the town of Algona, county of Kossuth, Iowa, on the 4th day of June, A. D. 1808, between the hours of B o'clock a. m. and 4 o'clock p. m. ou said day, all of said defendants' right, title, and interest in and to the following described real estate, situated in Kossuth county, Iowa, to-wit: The northwest quarter of Section No. Seventeen, in Township No. One Hundred north of Range No. Twenty-nine west 5th P. M., Iowa. Sale to commence at the hour of 2 o'clock p. m. of said day. Witness my hand this 6th day of May, 1898. S. P. CHRISTENSEN, 8t3 Sheriff of Kossuth County, Iowa, Potato Planter. A successful machine for cutting and planting potatoes—at The Wigwam. Call and see it. Don't take any chance on Abstracts of Title. My books are thoroughly complete. None but experienced abstractors have ever written a word in them. My work Is done by competent persons and is guaranteed. Anything entrusted to me will have prompt and careful attention, REAL ESTATE LOANS, FARMS AND WILD LANDS* C, C. SAMSON, Algona, Iowa. Opera House Block SHERIFF'S SALE. Notice is hereby given that by virtue of a special execution to me directed by the clerk of the district court of Kossuth county, Iowa, against the goods, chattels, lauds, tenements etc., of Jas. B. Sexton, Ida E. Sexton, A. J. Dunlap, F. B. Smith, Maggie Wartman. Northern Lumber Co., and Joseph Williams, defendants, In favor of The Connecticut Mutual Ufa Insurance Co., plaintiff, I will offer at public sale to the highest and best bidder, for cash, at the door of the court house in. the town of Algona, county of Kossuth, Iowa, on the ith day of June. A. D. 1808, p.etween the hows of 8 o'clock a. m. and 4 O'clock P. ra. on said day, W$!*&? Jtts> 9- s ' extcm anal**. B? 8exton;s right, title, and interest in and to the following described real estate, situated in Kossuth county, to-wit: The northwest quarter oi Section No. Seven teen, In Township No. One Hundred north o| Baake No. Twenfy-olne west 6tH P. M,, Iowa.? Sale to commence at tn,e hour pi 8 o'clock p. in. of said flay. Witness «jy hajia this 5th flay of ( May, 18,8?. 8t2 CLEAN, PURE- FLAX SEED Qan be obtained from the Algona Milling Go. T^ANTED-A reliable lady or gentleman to T T distribute samples and make a house to S a month easily . ed, 84% to 850 A'US jade. Address iavenue ~ A gallon of PDBB UNSEED OIL mixed *" with a gallon of •"' ^T am wakes 2 gallons of the YEHY BEST PAINT In the WOBLD of yourpalntbiu, Is TAB MORB pvBA$m than Pnri toma toiB end Is ABSOLUTELY vov POISONOUS. HAMMABPAWX Is wade of the BEST 09 PAWT Wtl- lEttUM-suoU as olj good -polntere use, and li ground TBIOR, VWB? TWOK. No trouble to mix boy. can do It. It la the COMMON Snares os F.HAMMAR pAj^ T 99,, gt, UOMl8, Mo, Sold iwd guaiiwteeil by Dealer in Lwber, Grain. Co»l, Paints, Oils, etc., JBVINQTQN,' JOWA. 1812, CLARKE & COHENOUR, ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algona, la. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Boston block. DANSON & BUTLER, LAW. LOANS. LAND. Collections a specialty. Office over Galbralth's. SULLIVAN & MeMAHON, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Office In Hoxle-Ferguson bUck. E. V. SWETTING, ATTONEY AT LAW, Algona, Iowa. J. C. RAYMOND. EBNEST 0. RAYMOND RAYMOND <ft RAYMOND, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Algona, Iowa. FREDERICK M. CURTISS, ATTORNEY AT LA W. Office over Kossuth County State Bank, Algona, Iowa. F. L. TRIBON, M. D., Homeopathic. PHYSICIAN AND SUR&EON. • Office and resW^ in ^Boston Block. H. C. MeCOY, M, D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office at residence, McGregor street. PHYSICIAN AND SURCEQN, , Iowa. M. J. KENEFICK, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Office and residence over Taylor's. ' H. D. SPENCER, M. D./ PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Sexton, Iowa. PR. MARGARET E. COLES, Homeopathic Physician and Surgeon. Office and residence In Boston Block, ALGONA, IOWA. E. S. GLASIER, 0. D. S, ; SURGEON DENTIST. Office over the State Bank, Algona, Jowa, PBNTIST. -•••:••--—• 4. L. RIST, D. D.S. Local anaesthetic foi deadening pain In gums when extracting teeW W tf-

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