The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 24, 1899 · Page 5
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 5

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, May 24, 1899
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PB8 MOINE8: ALGONA, IOWA. WEDNESDAY. MAY 24, 1808. A new and elegant line of Uncle* wear. Corset covers from 15 to 60c Skirts from - SOc to $4.50 Gowns from 50c to $3.00 Drawers from 15c to $1.15 Chrischilles & Herbst NEXT YEAR'S TEACHING CORPS. The Algona School Board Gleets New Teachers—Many Changes. The school board has selected most of the teachers for the coming year. There are many changes, due in the main-to the voluntary retirement of those who have been here. Prof. Meeker goes to Cornell college to take post graduate work and will not teach this year. Miss Wundt will drop out a year, mainly on account of her health. Miss Mclntyre goes to take a private tutorship. The list for the central building is as follows: Room 1, Charlotte Sweeney; room 2, Artie Potter; room 3, to be supplied; room 4, Helen M. Eddy; room 5, Harriet Smith; room 6, Anna Samson; room 7, Nettie Durant; room 8, Bertha Turner; room 9, Mrs. Horton; room 10, L. C. Bowers. Mies Eddy is tho daughter of our former Buffalo Forks pioneer, and will be remembered in Algona as a very attractive young lady. Miss Nettie'Du- rant's return will be welcomed by all. She is one of the best teachers ever in the school. Miss Anna Samson is a neice of C. C. Samson,-and a graduate of the Minnesota state normal, besides being a teacher of experience. In the Third ward building the corps is as follows: Room 1, Harriet Stephens; room 2, Emma O. Smith; room 3, Carrie Schichtl; room 4, Imogine Gustison. . Miss Smith is the only new teacher. She comes from East Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and is a cousin of W. P. Jones. She has very high testimonials as a teacher. The new school building now being erected is to be called the Bryant school. In addition to the high school department, a primary room will be opened and Miss Frances G. Welch of Cedar Falls, a graduate of the state normal has been chosen to have charge of it. The high school will have Prof. Spencer, Misses Coate and Colton as heretofore. Miss Josie Pettibone will continue as instructor in art work. Altogether the board has undoubtedly chosen a very strong corps of teachers. The old ones who remain are well known and the new ones come with exceptionally good endorsement. Memorial Sunday next Sunday morning. Dr. Day will conduct his regular service at night. Theme for discourse, "The Hypocrisy of the ' Big Church.'" There will be no preaching service in the Baptist church next Sunday morning. The congregation will join in the union memorial service at tho Congregational church. Regular services in the evening. Theme for discourse, "Some Heroic Soldiers and the Basis of their Heroism." WE will make special prices on all of our cupes to close. GEO. L. GALBRAITH. Silver Cream. Best silver polish on earth. Call for sample bottle;—DINGLEY &PUGH, Sole Agents. MONEY to loan at 6 per cent. A. D. CLARKE & Co. THE rarest combination of good things ever put .together is Rocky Mountain Tea. It cures pimples, indigestion, constipation, rheumatism, sick headache. Ask your druggist. LOANS on town property and Farms at low rates. . THOS.'F. COOKE. MONEY to loan at 5 per cent. A. D. CLARKE & Co. THE LOCAL FIELD, ^ Mr. and Mrs. D. Rice expect to move Into their new home this week. No one seconds the motion that Algona celebrate the Fourth of July. H. V. Hawkins is building a neatcot- tage over on the extreme west of town. Frank Potter took a train load of hay from Hobart to Chicago Saturday night. D. B. Avey has sold hta Hobart harness shop to Wra. Baker, who is going to put in a big stock. The week has been one of cold rainy days. Corn will be a little late. It is a small grain spring. It is rumored that Fred. Scott, who is in town, will buy the Tennant hotel lease of E. P. Blrcher. Fritz Granzow has put upa fine house over east, north of Thos. Sarchett's. It shows off well over there. Frank Devlne's family down in the south end has a boy. He was especially welcome because four sisters have proceeded him. County Clerk Carr has bought the Fred. Fuller home In the southeastern part of town. It is a pleasant place and has been but lately fitted up. Irving Dodge's home rejoices in a big new boy since Saturday and M. F. Randall enjoys the proud distinction of being grandpa. Good luck to the little man. Frank E. Tellier has been chosen superintendent of the Erametsburg schools, but hns not decided to accept. He would be a valuable man for the place. B. F. Reed is to address the graduating class at the Buffalo Center school commencement next week Friday. He will give them an able and interesting address. The grading for the new road is pretty well done up to the Dougal Wallace farm. The Iron is being laid down near Belrnond. The curs will be into Corwith in eight weeks. MONEY to loan at 5 percent, interest. Optional payments. H. HoxiE. A. D. CLARKE & Co. loan money at 5 per cent., with optional payments Interest payable annually. COLORED silk gloves are just the thing this season. Wo have them. GEO. L. GALHRAITH. MONEY to loan at 5 per cent, A. D. CLAUKE & Co. PERSONAL MOVEMENTS. GlRL wanted for general housework, MRS. GEO. E. CLARKE. REMNANTS of carpet to close out cheap. GEO. L. GALBRAITH. FOR SALE—My residence property on Elm street, where I am now living. Will sell at a bargain. Two full lots, W. E. NAUDAIN. GROVE & SON'S closing out sale furnishes the low prices on groceries, • Blue Front Jewelry Store. We have a fine line of new jewelry, also watches, clocks, and silverware. Remember the blue front when in need of a fine job of repair work, always prompt and reliable. 4 E. G. BOWYER. MONEY to loan at 5 per cent, interest. Optional payments. H. HOXIE. A GIRL'S "complexion" may be stamped on her lover's heart, but most of the "complexion" comes off unless put there by Rooky Mountain Tea. Powder's a bad thing. BABY sleeps and grows while mamma rests if Rocky Mountain Tea is given. It's the greatest baby medicine ever offered loving mothers, 35 cents. MEETINGS. W. R. C. meets tomorrow evening. The W. C. T. U. meets with Mrs. Hamilton, Thursday, May 25, at 8. p. m. Regular meeting of the Rebekah lodge Friday night. Members are requested to be present. There will be a special meeting of Prudence Lodge No. 205, Thursday evening, May 25, tor work on the second degree. First Church of Christ, Scientist, services at Odd Fellows' parlors, Sundays 10:45 a. m., and Wednesdays 3 p. m. Subject next Sunday, "God the Only Cause and Creator." The Baptist ladies will serve a 16 cent supper at the home of Mrs. W. H. Horan, Thursday, from 5:80 p. m. until all are served, A cordial invitation is extended to all to attend. Miss Ruby Wheeler, who addressed the ladies a. t the Congregational church last Sunday afternoon, will address a mass meeting next Sunday afternoon, the place to be announced later. The Methodist congregation will unite in union service in observance of Mrs. D. D. Townsend is out from Chicago for a visit. C. O. Simpson and Jos. Misbaoh took in the excursion to Minneapolis Sunday. B. W. Haggard is home from a trip up through Morris, Minn., to Fargo, N. D. Mr. Cole went to Des Moiues Monday to attend the annual meeting of horneopath- ists. Claud Nicoulin is home from his year in law school. The other Minnesota students will be here this week. Mrs. W. H. Ingham and Mrs. L. A. Sheetz went to Spencer yesterday to visit Bert Mathews and Thos. P. Ingham. Mrs. R. Colburn of Ellington was here to attend the county Sunday school conven tion, and spent Sunday with hor daughter Mrs. F. C. Farr. Mr. and Mrs. Barton of Minneapolis re turned to their home Monday after a pleasant visit in Algoua. Mrs. Barton and Mrs. O. B. Durdall are sisters. Editor Sherman of the Fort Dodge Post was up last week visiting his brother in Bancroft, and both spent a day in Algona. He is one of the able editors in the state. The following note in the Whoaton Illi- noisian will interest many in Algona: Rev. W. E. Davidson of Delevan, Wis., will be a guest at the home of W. H. Conner next Monday. Mr. Fred, L. Farr, who has been visiting his brother, went to Estherville last Saturday to take charge of the Sunday school missionary work in Emmet county this summer. Attorney Coldron of Iowa City was in Algona over Sunday visiting F. M. Curtiss. He was up to get some evidence at Wesley in a railway damage case at Iowa City where he lives. V. H. Stough was down from Minneapolis Friday settling for the right-of-way across his eighty east of town. He says Forrest has gone on the road for a St. Paul boot and shoe house. Mrs. V. H, Stough is visiting her old friends this week. Order No. O. In compliance with special order No. 13 O. S., an election is hereby ordered to fill vacancy in regimental office of major. The election is hereby ordered to be held in Company F armory, Algona, Iowa, Thursday, June 1, between the hours of 6 and 9 p. m. By order of W. E. H. MOKSE, Capt. Co. P, 62d Reg. At Grove & Son's there are still to be had some splendid bargains in their closing out sale. Jtuy Your Wedding Rings of us; we always make the bride'a present. Beware of imitators and people who would duplicate this proposition. They say if you will do this or if you will do that, or if so and so was the case, then they will offeryou the above proposition. There is always that if, if, if, in fche way. We are positively the originators of low prices in the jewelry business of Kossuth county, and will continue to undersell all competition without any ifs or ands. JUINGI42Y & PUGH. ' All having flowers to spare are requested to send them to the armory at 4 p. m. May 20, so they can he made into boquets for the soldiers' graves as decoration for memorial day. The Durdall removal sale is going on and is the event of the season. He is cleaning his stock up for the now store which will be in the new hotel, the picture of which appears in his advertisement. F. F. Ban- jumped a board bill at the Loronz restaurant and Sheriff Cbris- tonsen wont to Mason City Monday and brought him back. In these days of booming prices men must pay for'what they eat. A railroad meeting was held Monday evening to arrange for getting depot grounds for tho Iowa Central. Geo. C. Call, C. C. Chubb, C. C. Samson, W. P. Jones and Gardner Cowles were appointed a committee. Clms. Bell, Wesley's darkey, was in town Monday on his way to Iowa City as a witness. Bell belongs to a family of pugilists and is considered tho boss at Iowa City. Up at Wesley he has not established a fighting reputation. Company F votes for a major again June 1. At the last election it voted for Lee of Webster City and Refsell of Emmetsburg and the former was elected. At this election Refsol) is one of the candidates. There are four others. occupy three rooms, and it Is to get more room as well as to more conveniently arrange its wires iti the alley that the change Is made. An attorney in Webster City sued a neighbor in the Kossuth courts. E. V. Sweeting got the case sent back to Hamilton county and the court allowed him an attorney fee. The supreme court sustains the order in a recent decision. Mr. Sweeting went to Des Moines last week to see the matter settled up. The high school commencement for this year will come June 8 or 9, the exact night not yet decided. Owing to the recent lengthening of the high school course the graduating class contains but two members. The Algona school course ranks now with the highest in the state and the work done is also the best. J. F. Schttfble of Whittetnore is to bo married today at Freeport, 111., to Miss Anna Clara. Snyder. Mr. Schnible is one of Whittemore's leading business men, and he has many friends all over the county who will wish htm much joy. THE UPPER DES MOINES extends its heartiest congratulations to him and to the fortunate bride. The new road cuts a corner off Dr. Sayers farm east of town of about five acres. It happens that all his buildings are on this little patch, which is very inconvenient. The line cuts the Hutchins'half section squarely in the middle. John Urch's quarter this side is bisected diagonally, and Dougal Wallace's farm about the same. Mrs. Setcholl received a letter from Carl Friday. In it ho describes the severe battles the 13th Minnesota has been in. The cook of Ins company was caught and murdered by the natives. Carl has come through unhurt, but has seen some hard times. The regiment is now back in Manila to recruit. Carl writes that his health is excellent. Oil for— Painting. It will pay every person who is going «ar«S to ^0 an Y painting to see me before buying his OIL. ,_-—In fact it will pay you to see me for anything in my line, when you want to buy, I am for business. James Patterson. Cowles' Block, Algona. The Catholics of Prairie are getting the roolt for a big now school house. It will coat sovernl thousund dollars and will be in keeping with the church and Father Erdman's home. The latter is one of the elegant houses of the county. Company F received 40 stands of arms Saturday, all new guns, old put- tern Springfield, and also a full equipment of clothing, besides 2,000 rounds of ammunition. Drilling is going on regularly and the company is in good shape. D. S. Ford, R. M. Gardner, Jos. Thompson, and Frank Roibhoff of Algona, and Thos. Sherman and N. E. Sheridan of Bancroft are subpoenaed as jurors for the June term of the federal court at Fort Dodge, which opens June 18. The lawyers were in Des Moines hist week to argue the case involving the title to the Wigmara real estate that Judge Thomas decided in favor of J. R. Jones. On account of Geo. E. Clnrko's illness the arguments were postponed. The Canadian darkeys sang to a big audience at the Methodist church Saturday evening and gave a good jubilee concert. The darkeys can sing jubilee songs bettor than anybody else. When they quit jubilee songs they get out of their range. Witwer Bros, of Cedar Rapids had a representative in Algona Monday to capture one Bowder, late of Titonka, or about $850 of groceries Bowdor had converted to his own use without accounting for them. Bowder had gone into Minnesota, and the capture)- went north. E. Tellier is making a good commodious house out of the old shop ho bought of Mr. Durdall. The building has oak studding, bass wood lath, and sheathing of our good native stuff. It is a solid building and with a bran new outside will add to the maple park frontage. One Kirschmun, representing a 1 crop insurance company, has lately beaten John Peterson, P. O. Peterson and the A very hotel out of sums of $40 and over for livery, board, etc. The manager ctnne up Monday and settled up his bills and appointed John Peterson agent in his place. THE UPPER DES MOINES missed the little daughter in the W. W. Annis home last week. W. W. is one of the county's thriftiest farmers and Mrs. Annis is one of its most intelligent and cultivated ladies. The best wish for the little girl is that she has the virtues of her parents, A traveling peddler brought three young wolves to Auditor Weaver last week and wanted the bounty. He said a man in Seneca; gave them' to him to bring down. M«,rt sized up the situation and declined to pay for the wolves and the peddler went on with them to try some other auditor. The new telephone exchange has rented rooms in the Boston Biook anfl will be j^oved when the new poles and The Pocahontas people have raised enough money to buy the right-of-way from Rolfe, and will offer it to the Northwestern. The board of directors of that company will meet on June 1, and Mr. Hughitt, president of the company, will notify the people at once whether or not they nccept the proposition. Algona should be at. it now arranging for the extension from Rolfe north. The Algona ball club hud a flue score of 6 to 1 in the game at Humboldt Saturday in the seventh inning. At the end of the eighth it was 7 to 7, and at the end of the ninth Eagle Grove had 16 to 9, The hoys wont to pieces at the end of the game. On account of rain the field sports wore postponed until tomorrow. The boys playing in the Algona nine wore Salisbury and Puintor of Tilotiku, Shaffer of Burt, Richmond of Ames, and Purvis, Starr, Williams, Nicoulin, and Smith of Algona. Last evening occurred the marriage of C. L. Johnson and Miss Gazelle Aloorn at the Baptist church in Bancroft. Mr, and Mrs. J. B. CHIT attended from Algona. Mr. Johnson is acting postmaster at Bancroft, is a son of tho pioiiiwr merchant, and an honored member of Company F at Chiokamauga. The bride is the daughter of our ex-Supervisor Alcorn, and one of Kossuth's most charming daughters. Many from all parts of the county will extend hearty congratulations and wish long life and happiness to both. So many calls have come to C. M. Doxsee for specimens of his hardware advertisements that he is getting out some books of samples For use by the trade. Mr, Doxsee is recognized us one of the most original and successful advertisers in the business and the hardware journals all over the country have been copying his work. He has taken the best of his advertisements in THE UPPER DES MOINES and is having them reprinted on sheets, making a list of fifty or more, sufficient for one year's advertising, and will scatter thorn over the country. G. D. Howe and E. W. Fuller have bought the McComb laundry in Blue Earth City and will take chaVge of it about June 15, They are exceptionally well fitted to make a success of the business, and will be found by Blue Earth people a vory valuable addition in every way. Mr. Fuller has been with THE UPPER DES MOINES now over 10 years and in that time we have come to know him very well! He possesses every qualification for success in whatever he undertakes, being eiliuient and faithful, obliging and willing to work. It is with regret that we part with him, and the best wishes of the office will go with "Fred." to his new home. Rev. Damon has plans for a tower and some inside improvements on the Free Methodist church, which he hopes to have completed before the annual conference which meets in Algona this fall. The cost will be about §400. Rev. Diunon has proved a worker since coming here, and besides building a considerable Sunday school out of nothing has largely increased his congregation. His salary is less than $150 a 3'ear and he ekes out the remainder of his support by hard work with a team. Such zeal ought to receive recognition arid we hope he will meet financial encouragement in repairing and fixing up his church. $2.50 Invested in our Famous Footwear at that price brings gratifying returns to the purchaser. Men's fine Tan or Black Shoes, $ 2 e o Women's fine all-kid or with vesting tops, black or tan, lace or button, - * 0 We also have an exceptionally fine line of Ladies' and Gents' Shoes at - $1.50 to $2.00 Men s working Shoes, all solid leather, sole leather counters and inners, warranted, only $12"; We will make it pay you to trade with us. Brownell & Alfred, Exclusively Boots and Shoes, Fine repairing and custom work. Boston Block, Algona, la. The Baby with a tack hammer, when he in fooling "right smart," may cause our tinware to leak, but with ordinary usage we guarantee that it will KOT RUST. People who have boon victim i/,ed in the last few years by buying poor tinware at cheap prices will appreciate our efforts in buying and offering for sale a superior quality of anti-riistlng tinware. Every piece is absolutely guaranteed. If it rusts, bring it back and receive another in its place. Wash boilers, •wash pails, chamber palls and dippers are among the articles which we keep in stock in this ware, and those give the housewife tho most annoyance, because of their lack of longevity when punctured in "cheap stuff." isgi Let us show you what wo have. Tho quality will please you and th« price will not frighten you away. C. M. Doxsee, HARDWARE. All Kinds of Feet can be fitted in the new styles in black, tan, or chocolate, and made to look neat, trim and dainty, at The Other Shoe Store Our shoes are nobby, comfortable and stylish, and a PATRON once a PATRON always. Call and see what we have. o. wires are put in, The exchange will SPECIAL excursion Modern Woodmen of America to Sheldon, Iowa, on Friday, Juno 2, 1899. Will leave Algona at 7:35 a. m., $1.75 for the rounfl trip. IT will pay you to drop in at Grove & Son's, whore a little money goes a long way. RAILWAY TIME CARDS. CHICAGO, MILWAUKEK & ST. PAUL. I.OOAL THA1NS WEST. No. 1 departs at 9:05 a m No, 3 departs at , 3:58 p m Freights that carry passengers— No. 83 departs at 10;46pm No, 71 departs at 3:20 pin No. 06 departs at 8:30 p m TRAINS EAST. No. 2 departs at 10:45 am No. <t departs at 8:28pm Freight* that carry passengers— No. 78 departs at 10:10 pm No. 84 departs at ,.. 3:2Qpm E. F, HBDJ«OJ£ * •—* ' CHICAGO 4 NOR'JWSS' We are still able to offer, in some of our unbroken lines, some of the choicest Bargains in Staple Groceries that you have ever heard of. We want to close out the balance of our goods as soon as possible, and ior that reason we are pushing down the prices to an unheard ot point, You , to lay in a supply South— Freight il;30a, Pans.. T,'??* 1 Mixed 12:15] Wised 7 'fill AyrtveatneSiMojlj) nj.,aq<U:ag^.5jSr! , )»"'•*« -'•. :/M J V j-x ff

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