The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 26, 1898 · Page 8
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UgPMHjPES MOINgS;ALGOJSrA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, QCTOBEH 26, IS IN THE PUSH, r 80 'Mlli&6 THE WESLEY BEPORTER Bpeftkft Encfiriiragfnglj- of Oar Rall- t"*0spart»—IttecelUmeous Jtews of the County. The Wesley Reporter sees that Al- g-ona if In the push. " Algona is not Only going to put on airs by baring electric lights but is now in the push for two new railroads. The Belmond extension of the Iowa Central to connect with Algona is talked of again, and there is some prospect of it being a go. Then that air line of the Northwestern from Denison to Algona is another dream that the over sanguine are banking on. The former may be probable but the latter can hardly be expected. However, should the anticipations of the old Iowa be realised in petting both roads they would be the means of bringing other interests, among them being that normal school which for years has been wished for. Algooa has our best wishes." Here is the opposite picture from the Armstrong Pilot: The fanning mii! swindler is among the people of this vicinity. A car load of fanning rnijis arrived in Armstrong a couple ol days ago and the swindlers are now peddling them through the country. These parties are not from A Jgona. but fakes are the same wherever they come from. If you need a fanning mill "the dealers in your home town can furnish it as cheap as the traveling fakir, and sell is on time if you don r t have the money. "When strangers come along: and a.sk you to buy something that is cheap, think of Algona and "sick" the dog onto them. Tbe Same Man. Emmetsbnrg Reporter: Bigelow is the name of the man who is putting In the light plant at Aigona. Wonder if this is the same man who fluked on the franchise given him by this city two years ago? Algona's Beauty. Swea City Herald: There isn't a nicer town of its size in Iowa than Algona, and when it forges aht-ad and becomes a city of seven or eight thousand people we want to go down there and run a daily paper. _ Swea City Herald. The sale of the hardware store to Anderson Bros, means that Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Cronholm will leave Swea City, and the move is universally regretted. Mr. Cronholm will have a third interest in the Spurbeck & Lambert creamery supply business in Algona, and will remove bis family to that place soon. This family was one of the pioneers of Swea City, and is still one of the first in the town, and we would much prefer to see them stay, but in their going they will carry with them the best wishes of their neighbors and friends. The masons expect to begin the foundation for Paul Fechner's new house this week. Sam Stussey's brother, from Wisconsin, arrived yesterday for a short visit. On Wednesday, Oct. 12, at 11 o'clock Rev. Haar united in marriage Fred Hauck and Louise Genrich at the home of the bride's parents near town. Yesterday Geo. W. Hanna's baby girl swallowed a penny and was in danger of choking to death for a while till the doctor arrived and forced it on down her throat, not being able to recover it. _ Wesley Xewa. Arthur Ward's little son, Ray, met with a very unfortunate accident yesterday morning while playing with a 'grindstone. The little fellow put bis hand, on which he had a mitten, into the mechanism near the stone while it was in motion, and almost lost his thumb as a result. The member got caught and flesh and skin were torn, leaving the bone protruding over half an inch. The little fellow was brought to Dr. Hill's office and after proper dressing seems to rest as comfortable as could be expected. mue Sky In HumboJdt. Llvermore Gazette: Only two weeks ago the Gazette published an account of how Joseph Matson in Kossuth county was induced by some smooth- tongued individuals to sign an agreement to become a distributing agent for some bog cholera medicine, and to receive an enormous commission on all that be bandied, and how a note of $115 turned up later with his name signed to it, in favor of J. L. Sutton. It now seems that our worthy subscriber Ole Dokkesween, who farms Pat Murphy's place, did not read that article with the care which he should, for the same well known individuals who roped in Mr. Matson called on Ole this week, got his name onto a little piece of paper, and he now has a large stock of cholera medicine on band. It will be just as well for Ole to warn his friends to look out for that note now, for it will certainly turn up in the near future. l^edyarct Leader, Elmer Anderson ol Ruthven, fusion candidate for congress in this district, was up this way the latter part of the week looking up his chances for defeat- Jag DolJiver, _ ^_ BUT* Monitor. The Purt creamery pays 77 cents, average price, for September milk, as against 72 cents a year ago. The receipts are 48,590 pounds more than last September. Tb.e pofBibllity Ql the Iowa Central Cpjntsg to Algona, and gclflg OH northwest pu$s a new face on the railroad aiiestjQp as •regards Burf. We ought V> get we Burlington people to run adrnft for?l,000atthe bands of tb Modern Woodmen Order. This was the first death in the local camp, Tb beneficiary to the mother will be of a substantial nature and Clarence's ex ample should be widely imitated. Wbtttetnore Champion. Rev. E. L. Dullard arrived Friday U take charge of the Catholic church here. He is a young man and comes U us well recommended by people in Clayton county. Geo. Banna and T. A. Swanson bare purchased a large creamery establish ment at Harlington. Neb., and expec to move to that place in the nea future. J, V. Wickler is packing up hi hou«ebo5d effects preparatory to mov ing to Algona. and will vacate Mr. McDonell's residence this week. It i hoped his new home will prove a pleas ant one. and bis business profitable. John Tintinger. Jr., is here on a visi from Montana. He has been oal there about 15 years and has prospered fa betSer than the average person, being half owner of a ranch and 9.000 sheep Their wool crop Ibis year amounted It 75,090 pounds and brought 16c pe pound, a toJal of f 12,000. His fa«her who went out there later, has a rand and stock of sheep which brings him an annual rental of $1,300 per year. Bancroft Reelster. Bancroft ha.* paid &) for Sepfembe milk. Seneca paid 7S. W. S. SiabS has leased the SSockwel farm east of BurJ for his brother. Wm Ssali! of Pawnee, J»eb., who will up nest spring and take possession. Corn pickers have been offered a high as four c^nts for husking, ff a good snow comes to stay ait corn the in tbe field will stay there till spring. Rev. and Mrs. Williams left Wednea day for their future home at Storm Lake, whvrt Mr. VY. will be connected with the college, and will also have charge of the church at Sulphu Springs near there. Willie Reimers went to Des Moine the first of the week to enter Highlanc Park college, from which he expects U emerge with a pharmacist's diploma. Wesley Reporter. The Woodmen will open the season with a grand ball in their new hal nest Friday evening, 28th inst. Tbej will spare no pains to make the occa sion an enjoyable one to all who attend Tbe Algona opera house company an giving the people some good attrac tions. For Thursday evening next Oct. 27, Manager Wadsworth announce: Clay Clement in " A Southern Gentle man," It is seldom an actor of such ability can be secured for a night out side the larger cities, but the manag ers put up good money and their efforts are generally endorsed by a good house PERSONAL MOVEMENTS. A. D. Clarke was in Des Moines Thurs day on business. Mrs. Etta Ferguson is visiting her sister Mrs. Dr. Shore, in Des Moines. Mrs. J. S. Taylor of Elmore came up from Livermore Monday, and is visiting in Algona. Revs. Yetter, Day, and Bond went to Forest City Monday for the Algona dis triet conference. Thos. F. Ingham and Harvey Ingbam weut to Omuba for a day last week. They visited their sister. Chas. Kraft spent Sunday in town. He says he likes Estherville and is doing a good business there. Judge J. (J. Cook was in town Monday His daughter, Mable, vitited at Judge Quarton's last Wednesday. E. H. Clarke reports an enthusiastic Odd Fellow meeting at Council Bluffs. The asylum matter was not settled, and the order has not yet located one or decidei about building. At the recent district Baptist meeting at Eagle Grove Rev. Stiles was moderator Tbe delegates from Algona were Mrs. G M. Johnson, Anna Johnson, Rev. and Mrs. Stiles, and Sam Witter. Rev. D. M. Stiles left Monday noon foi Cedar Rapids, where tie will attend the Iowa Baptist state convention. Mr. Stiles is secretary arid treasurer of the state pastora! conference, and has a place on the program of the convention. B. W. Haggard is back from a two weeks trip in Not th Dakota. He came back by Lincoln, Nebr., and Mrs. Haggard, who has been visiting there, came home with him. Miss Kate Lantry remains a week with Eva and Harry. Eva is at present in the city telegraph office, while Harry Is train dispatcher at the central depot. Geo. E. Clarke was in Minneapolis over Sunday and Mrs. Lulu McCoy came with him to Algona for a visit. Saturday he saw the big football game between Ames and Minneapolis in which Iowa won. He The Sun's Declining Rays Allow King Coal to step out of his summer retirement ; a great many winter orders have already been received: bet* ter order YOUR WINTER PLY NOW, for one of these days we will get word that prices have advanced, ?SP a, Telephone Np, 39, F, S, NORTON, The Cash Ceaji D^le ft Great Clothing Sale Goeders' Big Department Store MEN'S SUITS, Overcoats, Fur Coats, Pants-, Vests, Hats, Caps, Gloves and Mittens, Underwear, Trunks and Valises— all will be sold BOYS' SUITS, OVERCOATS, PANTS, HATS, CAPS, Underwear and Shoes— will be sold at At a Great Discount for Cash II your new Fall Hat especially—you will find our '"98 Block" absolutely perfect. The curl is graceful, the crown is becoming, the finish is faultless. The hat market is full of trash and the trash looks well—but wear it I You'll have to look elsewhere for it, however. Our new'Soft and Stiff Hats are of such style and character and service that tell your friends your exact knowl- of "what's what." The sure seal of Clothing Superiority, Prices For Cash for Thirty Days. n We invite the public to call and look at our stock of Men's, Boys' and Children's Clothing, can show you a good, large line of well-made Clothing at the Big Department Store. We JOHN GOEDERS. says Claude Nicoulin played well, but the Minneapolis boys \vere out-matched. He says a good football contest is worth stand- ng out in the cold to see. Mr. P. G. Harris spent Saturday and Sunday with his daughter, Mrs. D. M. Stiles, at the Baptist parsonage. Mr. Harris travels for the Phoenix Horseshoe Co., and makes every state in the union besides Mexico and Canada. He is one of the oldest and best-known men on the road, a salesman of great ability, and a genial man to meet. Howard Wallace has gone back to Denver. He was again threatened with lung trouble and will not try to live in this climate. His parents have rented their fine farm to Peter Larson and will soon go to Colorado, possibly to make a pei'manent home. Mr. Wallace has one of the handsomest farms in Kossuth county and dislikes very much to leave Algona. He has many friends who will regret the necessity which calls him to a dryer climate. AN UNKNOWN MAN KILLED. Tramp Drops from the Trucks Near XiiiVerne and IB Beheaded. The morning- train last Thursday 'ound a dead man on tbe track south of albraith two miles. His head was entirely cut away. Coroner Morse was ailed and found that the man was probably a tramp and had been riding)n the trucks on the Wednesday night ;rain south and had dropped off. There was nothing about him by which he could be identified. MONEY TO LOAN On Improved Lands In Kossuth and Adjoining Counties at Low Rates of Interest. Loans are made on 5 to 10 years' time n sums from $500 to §10,000. Annual nterest; optional payments, in any amount and at any time after one year, will be received and interest stopped on amount so paid. No GOLD CLAUSE in note. Farmers' mutual insurance taken and interest can be paid at any bank ou may select. Call on or address H. HOXEE, Algona, la. THIS is the time for oil cloth and ineoliura. We huve all qualities. G. L. GALBEAITH & Co. Did It Ever Strike You that although a stove may have been used it is not worthless? We have some bargains in sec- ,,|] ond hand stoves. Hard and soft coal stoves from $3 up. Elmhursts at - $10.00 Round Oaks at $8.00 Second-hand cook stoves at correspondingly low figures. We must close these out to make room for new goods. Call early while the assortment is good. 1870 J. W, ROBINSON, Pioneer Hardware. 1898 A. D. CLARKE & Co. loan money at 5 )er cent., with optional payments. In- ;6rest payable annually. BUCKWHEAT and maple syrup now >n band at M. Z. GBOVE & SON'S. MONEY to loan at 5 per cent. A. D. CLARKE & Co. THE Mason City Brick and Tile Co. makes the best drain tile and hollow uilding tile in the world and lowest rices. F. O, B, apy station. IF you don't sample that 'hum at Grove & Son'a you omething. ._' new Bor> will miss Clieop Excursions, On Oct. 18, Nor. i and J6, Pec. 6 and 0 tbe Northwestern line will sell horoe- eekers' excursion tickets, with favor* ble time limits, to numerous points in be west gad south at exceptionally low ates. , ]Tor tickets and lull information pply to agents Chicago & Northwest- rn railway. 30t6 'WA.lt THE 0S»8H Extension Tables That Extend Are supposed to be rare. People who claim to be unable to find satisfactory Extension Tables have never visited our store. We have a line of these goods which is second to none. A child can extend them. If you want a carpet or window shades it will pay you to see what we offer. rEa-ULg-e from. ^l.OO TJp.... JOHN ORONIN. Undertaking and Embalming 60 YEARS' EXPERIENCE r^vi '^rrirrt T jJ^S^T" *"22»ff T * "^ "W Scientific American. ORIGINAL NOTICE. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OP KOHSUTH County, Iowa — November, 1898, Term — ' Kosnutfc county. Iowa on or belore the third day ol November 1868', a .petition Claiming that she Is tbe absolute and unqualified owner of the foiiowlne described ^tract of land In said county of ^Cos- 55!&j£~Sa The west half of the southeast quarter of Section No. Twenty-nine ( 29V in township No. Nlnety-flve (86) north.VRanBe No. Twenty-eight (38) west of the 5th P. if Iowa, and asking that the title to said premises be forever quieted in her, and that you be forever estopped from claiming anv Interest in of title to *sald premises %d unless you appear and defend on or before noon of Ue second day of the November, 1898° term of ?a« court, which w}ll convene on tnVtour- Wetmore Truss THIS TRUSS MEi I WEAR THE WeiMOKS 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 flt and hold tbe 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. DR. L. A. SHEETZ, Drugs and Medicines. Pull assortment always on hand of drugs, med ctnes, and pure liquors for medicinal purposes only. Boofca auaa-cL Sta.tioa3.ex3r. SHELLY & PETTIBONE, MARBLE Head Stones, * Monuments, ^^"See us before you contract. PROFESSIONAL. • > —'^-'~"-»^^''"*^'-^^^^>^^^-v-*-^-v_*-« 1— -s 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 Galbraith's. SULLIVAN & McMAHON, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Office in Hoxie-Fereuson bljck. E. V. SWETTING, ATTONEY AT LAW, Algona, Iowa. J. o. RAYMOND. B . c . Raymond & Raymond, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Office over Durdall's store, Algona, Iowa. FREDERICK M. CURTISS, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office over Kossuth County State Bank, Algona, Iowa. F. L, TRIBON, M. D., Homeopathic. PHYSICIAN AND SUR&EON. Office and residence iu the Boston Block. (In the new block.) H. C. McCOY, M. D,, PHYSICIAN AND 8URQBON, Office at residence, McGregor street. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Algona, Iowa, M. J. PHYSICIAN AND BURQBON. Office and residence over Taylor's. PR. MARGARET E." CQLE$, Homeopathic Physician »nd! Surgeon. Office and residence in Boston Slock, _ ALGONA, IOWA. DENTIST; " J A. L. ftlST, D< P. 8. Local anaesthetic f 01 d TJGAI, rtt^^^^

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