The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 27, 1898 · Page 1
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ESTABLISHED 1865. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 1898. VOL. XXXm-NO, 19. Maple City, The Best Hard Water SOAP. Sold only by- M. Z. Grove & Son. Remnant Sale This sale will consist of Wash Goods. Of all kinds. Organdies, Dimities, Lawns, Challies, and Percales at less than first cost. We want to clean up our stock and they must go this week. G. L. Galbraith & Co. PROUD OF HER RECORD. FINE TRIBUTE TO THE 52D IOWA. THp to Lookout Mountain Not Taken as Expected—Recruit* Peel Gay With New Uniforms. CAMP THOMAS, Chiclmmauga Park, Ga., July 23.—Company F's sick Hst is the largest It has ever been and we hope the largest it will ever be. Captain Cooke has been obliged to go home on account of sickness, Ellison Blackford is rapidly improving from a severe attack of typhoid and Edgar Winkle is very sick in division hospital with the same disease, Wo have a few sick in quarters but the three above named are the only serious cases, the others being mostly stomach complaints. Company F has been justly proud of her record in regard to sickness. We have had as little as any company in the regiment, and have yet. Mrs. Black ford stopped here for a moment this morning on her way to see Edgar Winkel at the division hospital and reports Ellison much improved. Ho will get a furlough and will accompany his mother to Cleveland, Ohio, whore her brother lives. It is too long a trip to Algona for him to stand in his present weak condition. The recruits are feeling very gay with their new uniforms and equipments, which they have been receiving all the week. They are standing the change of climate in fine shape and are going to make good soldiers. -*--!- -f- Our much planned-on trip to Lookout mountain was killed at the last moment by Gen. Compton, the division commander, who said he would be very glad to have us take a practice march but we must confine ourselves to the limits of the park. Needless to say no one wanted to walk around the familiar grounds here with 60 pounds on his back. -»--*--»Following is a piece of poetry which was handed around to the men of the Fifty-second yesterday. Author unknown: J. T. Chrischittes, President. Gf. C. Hudson, Vice President. , H. Lantry, Treasurer. James Patterson, Secretary. ALGONA MILLING COMPANY. • . . ' . [INCORPORATED.] • HIGHEST PRICES PAID for all kinds of Grain and Seeds. Dealers in Hard and Soft Coal. Manufacturers of Strictly Hlgh-giade Flour, Special • • - . attention' paid to the Ingham Rice, who years ago was teller in the Kossuth county state bank. Mr. Van Auken has a brother at Mason City, who is very sick. Miss Mabel Dayton of Cedar Falls is visiting her sister, Mrs. J. W. Robinson. Mr. Mornin, Mrs. Robinson's brother-in-law, is also visiting her. F. A. Mathews came from Spencer for the funeral of Dr. Sheets. He was with the doctor several years, and like all who knew the doctor Intimately had a great regard for him. Dr. Morse was called to Des Molnes Thursday evening by the serious Illness of his mother. She died soon after his arrival and was burled Monday. She was about fJO years of age. Mrs. Rufus Walstoti is visiting her daughter, Mrs. E. G. Bowyor, and her sister, Mrs. E. Tellior. Mr. Walston gets no better at the asylum, and BO hopes are felt for his recovery. Dr. Chas. Sheetz was out for his uncle's funeral and spent a few days in town. It was his first visit In 24 years. " Charley " was a popular boy in the old days and he was warmly greeted. Miss Celia Mullen of DeKalb, 111., is visiting her sister, Mrs. Robt. Kain. With her are Mrs. Mary Gallagher, and Miss Katie Gallagher of DeKalb, and Miss LlMle Lyons of Aurora, who are visiting the Kain families. C. C. Chubb came Wednesday from his western trip looking well and fooling well. Ho saw pretty nearly everybody who has gone west from Kossuth and found all as well and happy as could be expected considering they had once lived in Iowa. Judge Quarton was chosen a delegate at the state bar meeting at Mason City to the national meeting at Saratoga, N. Y., and loaves this week to attend. He will do some business in Illinois on the way. The national bar association is one of the big gatherings of tho United States. Rev. Wm. Whitfield of Belmond was in town yesterday. Ho was a useful Methodist pastor here some years ago, and was welcomed by many old friends. He went to visit his son, pastor at Burt, from here, and we understand ho leaves on a business trip to Galvoston, Texas, next Monday. J. C. Blackford and wife have been visiting old friends in and about Algona, leaving for their Illinois home Mon- 52d loWa, U. S- WotUnteerj. • his is the salt of Iowa—no better on this earth, ^leaven smiles upon the mothers who gave to them their birth, ^ver may we appreciate all brave soldiers of such worth. •^or meritorious worth, on which the most is reckoned, 1 rom the Iowa national guard to Iowa's grand Fifty-second. Irreproachable now is the motto, and in cold, heat, or rain; 'rrepresslble ever the watchword, until we wipe out Spain, F rom Uncle Sam's north prairie garden, our old Hawkeye state, ighting hard, all strictly in it, and most happy to relate, Triumphant they will surely be, for they cannot be kept down, o free dear sister Cuba, is the next star in the crown. Yeomen, heroes, and conquerors, from hank, shop, and the [arm; es, printers, publishers, ex-governor's sons, and fighters to a charm, Cf tars and stripes they are with you and will flght until they die; ©pauish roosters, they will get you, for chickens in their pie. B Pluribus Unum are they, and all fight for Uncle Sam; agles' wings their rapid transit, they're all ready for the Jam. ©olumbia calls them now, " ' "" ' v olonel Hum O verland anc . . . ur army and our navy will soon make Spain look sick Now see them do those Spaniards, and they'll do the flueat work; ext Job on |^~ for Columbia will be to do the Turk. FRUIT of all kinds. ' 1 was never nicer... We will have a full supply of Raspberries, Blackberries, Blueberries, etc. Langdon & Hudson. TBI/BPHONB NO. IS. Tin Top Jelly Tumblers TWENTY GTS. A DOZEN is one of the items we save you money on this week. Our prices are very low on this class of goods. A dollar saved is us good as one earned. Come in and let us try to help you save one. The Cash Grocery. Soxttlx of Oovirt Ho-o.ee. (We sell and deliver hay and grain to any part of the city.) A. QILMOUR, President, E. P. KBrTH, Viet President, if. SOIfENOK, Secretary, J. IK. WADSWORTH, Treasurer. DIRECTORS: 0. B. HUTOKINS, FRANK DEVINB, GHA8. BOOSTER, 8. 8TEU88Y, 0. S. ANGUS, J. E. STAOr. lls them now, they've all answered with a smile, phrey and his brave comrades go to free the Cuban isle, d over water, they'll get there, Eli, double quick, f7\o not forgetto remember to not forget the Maine, le; o unto others as ye would, but annihilate old Spain. In God is our trust, and conquer we must, *n the freedom of Cuba, our cause ever just. C?\ur eagle o'er land and seas high shall soar, >«'ur banners triumphant shall wave evermore. W hosoever shedeth Cuba's blood, much blood shall shed, oe to all Spanish tyrants, they're only good when dead. f\ nd when Gabriel's trump shall sound last call—see how our poet reckoned. • \braham Lincoln, with good old Saint Peter, will welcome the Iowa 53d. The Farmers' Milling Co, [INCORPORATED.] OWNERS A.ND OPERATORS OF THE ALGONA ROLLER MILLS. Can furnish the trade with choice flour from selected wheat; also bran, shorts, and ground feed in lots to suit purchasers. This is a farmers' company and solicits the farmers' business. Eacclxangr© ^Worlc a Specialty. Highest cash price paid for good wheat. Iowa. Give the new company a trial. We can and will do as well by you as any mill in. J. B, HOFIU8, General Manager. E. J. GILMORE, THE- *- Owing to tiie-large aud constantly increasing demand for our superior grade of flour we v - . • .. . are enabled to offer from 5 to 10 cents per bushel above the market *-'..'.. • • . pi-ice for good wheat. " "• F. W. DIN&LEY, Manager. NSURANCE. Also Land, Loan and Collection Buslness.- •'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, Henry Bruhns has a temporary position as a clerk for the regimental quartermaster. -*--*--*The boys are now planning on stay- Ing here till fall and then going to Havana. That will prohably be the next place for a fight after Porto Rico and we are all hoping we will be there. One of the boys expressed the sentiments of everybody in saying: " Let me assist in the capture of Havana and the other fellows can have the other fights, if they want them. " If we can be in that battle we will be ready to have peace declared. JAY E. RANDALL. ($BO,OQO. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold. Colleo tlons made promptly, and a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to or I rbnvthe old countries sold at lowest rates. WM. H. INOHAM, President; T. CHBISCHILLES, Vice Pres; LEWIS H. SMITH. Cashier Directors— Wm. H. Ingham, John G. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Ohrischilles, Lewis H, Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Devlne. .V First National Bank of Algona. OAP1TAL $50,000 AMBROSE A. CALL President I WM. K. FERGUSON Oasuler DrH/HUTCHINS..: Viw President I 0. B. SMITH Asst. Cashier Directors—D. H. Hutchins, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweiler, F, H. Vesper, Ambrose A. Call, R. H. Spencer, Wm. K. Ferguson. ' • Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security. Sp'ecial attention given to collections. .Officers and Directors— ' A. D. Clarke, President, 0. C. Chubb, Vice Prest., Tnos. H. Lantry, Cashier, Geo. L. Gtilbraith, Fred. M. Miller. . Myron Schenck, Thos.F. Cooke. CASH CAPITAL, f50,000. General flanking, VMYAVS 8AVWX DEPOSIT $r*Jnterest paid oil time deposits. PEB80NAL MOVEMENTS. Bert Ban- is visiting in and about Algona. Ed. Hawkins was in Algona last week for a day. Jas. and Mrs, Patterson come home from their southern trip today. Mrs. Emma Dorland goestoOmahato day to visit Mrs. Nellie Ingham Bussell. Prof. Spencer is up north with E. B. Butler, and Mrs. Spencer is visiting at Denison. Miss Maude Schanck of Fredricksburg, la., is visiting her cousin Miss Crete Goddard. Geo. Simpkins came in from West Virginia Monday. He has been oat for Ambrose A. Call. Mrs. Randall of Mason City and Mrs. Quinlan of Minneapolis are visiting at the Prank Nicoulln home. A. A. Sifert was down from Buffalo Center last week for two day_s. He says he will teach next year again. A. W. Winden, now bank cashier at Buffalo Center, came down to see the Methodist church properly started. Geo. Hepburn came Saturday for visit with his sister, Mrs. Harvey Ingham. George is assistant recorder h Des Moines. Joel and Mrs. Taylor came from Cur lew Saturday. They found their son Ed. in good health and enjoying life Joel's health is much improved,. Mr. anc( Mrs, M, W. Y«» Aukeq o Utioa, N. Y.I are visiting q,t tbg fag ha«) home- Mrs. Van Auk^a | ol P, Ri<?§ a,nd M»'P. JpgJw, ft day. Mr. Blackford has been In the electric light business for several years and says he is glad to see Algona buying a good and sufficient plant, It is economy in the end. LOVELY LETTERS. " What lovely letters I receive from Ma•y 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 opln- on 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 tchool of correspondence where trained ;eaohers 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 lUition has been reduced to the remarkably small sum of $2.40 per year, payable sixty cents quarterly in advance, or $3.00 in one ash 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 1805 Fourth Ave. South, Minneapolis, Minn. Corner Grocer, Agent for the- Farmers' Milling Co. s Flour. MASON FRUIT JARS- Two-quart, per dozen, One-quart, per dozen, One-pint, per dozen, Granulated sugar, per cwt, $.100 85o 75o 6.00 CX DDTJTTOP^T, IRVINGTON, IOWA. GOT HIS $1,000. A Letter from the First Man to Mature Stock lu the AJeoiin Deposit null Louii. THE UPPER DES MOINES noted two weeks ago the maturing of the first share of stock in the Algona Deposit and Loan. The following letter has been received by the company from the. lucky recipient of the $1,000; CEDAR FALLS, IOWA, July 17,1898.— Algona Deposit and Loan Aesooiatlon, Algona, Iowa. Dear Si>s: I have oelved your draft fpr $1,000, the ity value of my ten slaves " &" I thank you most heart}!] promptness aj4 ta.orQu.gh, wethMf, YwtW* |Q$-

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