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BES MOIKE8: ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14, 1899 ; THE EAGLE WILL SCREAM. Will Be Patriotic, Assisted by Algona Talent The Bancroft Races Struck a Hard Lot of AVcather—JTctvs of the County Generally. Livermore will celebrate the Fourth with the Algona band for music, Judge Qaarton for orator, and the Algona ball club for amusement. These are three attractions that will make the event notable. The band gets 8100 for the day. The Fourth In Garfleld. In making calculations as to where you will spend the glorious Fourth, remember that a celebration will be held in Dorweiler's grove. Buncrort's lilK llaces. Register: The two days' race meeting of the jockey club on the association's truck here Wednesday and Thursday was seriously interfered with by the weather clerk. Over seventy-five horses shipped in with the expectation of starting, but the condition of the track made them shy and half the entries were scratched. The continuous heavy rains of the pnst few week's had soft ened the course too deep for the harrows to help it much. This discouraged the owners of many good horses, and instead of fields of ten to fifteen in each race, seven was the highest number to face the flag in any event. With the exception of a few, whose entries cannot be accepted on account of being outlawed, all the horses here ship to Algona for the meeting next week and if their track can be gotten into acceptable shape lovers of the sport will have a chance to see some of the best that over happened in the state. Tho horses are here, and with a good track they will all go after the purses. Wliltlemore Champion. Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Farley and daughter Frances were at Nora Springs this week attending the commencement exercises of the seminary. Miss Mae Farley graduated from that Institution Tuesday night. H. J. Thompson has sold his stock of merchandise to John Liebenstein of Pearl City, 111., and an invoice is now In progress. This is a surprise to many people, as Mr. Thompson was doing an excellent business. Mr. Thompson has not yet dociced as to what he will do, but the Champion joins with his other friends in hoping that ho will stay in Whittetnore and In wishing him all kinds of success in whatever ho undertakes. Wesley News. Miss Emma Rowe, who has taught in the high school the past two years, returned Monday evening to Algona for a vacation before going to Lake City, where she will teach next term. Miss Rowe has made a host of friends while here. A large delegation accompanied her to the train. Portland's Gopher Picnic. The famous gopher picnic of Portland will be celebrated at the largo grove of S. B. Fairbanks one-half mile southeast of Mr. Grover's on Saturday, Juno 17. There has been more money raised for amusements and races than ever before and with the able corps of managers, this picnic promises to be the event of the season. The base hall nines from Wesley and Burt will again meet and the game will be a warm one. A large bowery dance will be among the amusements for afternoon and evening. Come out everybod5' and have a day of solid enjoyment such as is always had at this picnic. Music by the Wesley band. M. O. Emmons, G. W. Fairbanks, T. Trainer, J. Jones, R. Young, managers. 8wen City Herald. The Titonka Indians are billed to pla ( the Swea City boys on the local diamond June 10. Quite a number of farmers are replanting their corn this week. The wet weather rotted the first seed sown. Solomon Scott cracked a couple of ribs last week on the handlebar of the hand car, and Bert Corey took his place on the section. Grant township school board decided to build storm caves at each school house in the township, and H. A. Catlin has the job in hand. The school IIQUE.O two miles north of towr was struck by lightning last Friday and Win. Wallendorf's girl and boy were hurt. Miss Ida Peterson, the teacher, was also shocked but not hurt. One of Henry Knight's boys at Armstrong was drowned in the river while bathing Monday evening, and although the body was recovered in about five minutes all efforts to resuscitate him proved futile. Last Friday morning lightning struck A L. Pond's barn southwest of town and killed a mare and colt. The hired men were in the barn at the timo and both were knocked dosvu, but not Injured. Hurt Monitor. C. D. Smith went home sick Tuesday morning and a run of fever was feared, bu he is again at the bank as good as ever. He wouldn't be sick at this time for a dollar. August Doering should plan to have his corn busker on exhibition at the county fail this fall. His machine so far gives every evidence of being a great success. A crew of men are at work at the stock yards. They are making more shed room putting down more floor, and have also made a good enclosed room for the scales. The Burt Cornet band has received a bid to play atLedyard the Fourth. They have made no contract yet. The town that gets them may be sure of good music and lots o We are to lose Geo. E. Marble. He hai decided to move to Dplliver permanently and will move his family there as soon ui he can, possibly in a week or so. His ston there will bo moved to the town site in tin near future. Mr. Marble is enthusiast! over the prospects for the town of Dolliver The Burt people, however, will regret thei going. The directors of the Farmers' Exchaugi have bought the McDonald, Richards &. Nafus elevator. The price is $3,200, and they get a coal house or two and the lots u] to the east edge of their flour house. Thej took possession yesterday morning. A per manent manager has not yet been engaged and John Kerr has temporary charge Those who have not already taken thei certificates should do so at once. They ar at the Farmers' Savings bank. The farm era start out with a good strong organiza tion and they will do a good business. .ents. About 20 bushels of corn were in he tiutttiing. It is to be regretted that the ire occurred, but H is fortunate that it did ot consume more than the one building. We have recently received some excel- ent chalk plates from W. E. Tellier of Al- •otia. Mr. Tellier has decided artistic abtl- ty in newspaper illustrating. Kent* I^dynrd. Leader: During the storm last Friday ightning struck the house of Dave Harington, living one mile northeast of Led- rard, knocking the chimney down and en- eriug every room in the house. Luckily Harrington and family had taken efuge in the cave when they saw the storm oming up, otherwise someone would have, indoubtedly, been killed. As it was, the amage to the building was not very great. 5. L. White, living three miles north of own. had six head of cattle and two horses truck by lightning and killed. His loss vill be close to ?300. E. Curtis had a cow tilled by lightning the same day. Fen ton Reporter. Postmaster Bailey has ordered a bran lew polished postofflce outfit, and no doubt t will arrive sometime next week. F. C. Newel is putting up a new barn 34x00 with a 14 foot lean-to. Big barns are all the go in Fenton. A Lutheran church will be organized in Ten ton. Rev. Lorch of Mason City •reached at the Weisbrod school house last veek. Their next meeting will be a week rom next Sunday. The annual meeting of the stockholders if the Fenton creamery was held at the ostofflco Monday forenoon. The matter of noving to the town site came up, and it decided that a bran new creamery will >e put up at the new town. M. Weisbrod vas elected preMdont, E. W. Dreyor vice 'resident, G. W. Newel secretary, and S. <T. Harris treasurer. One director was to >e elected, and Bon Hollister was chosen. Gormniiln Gleaner. John Kleist, who has been receiving .roatmont at independence for the past rear and WHS discharged not long ago as 3ured, was compelled to return for continued treatment. Dr. Waud was called by the trustees of Gorman Valley, Monday, to investigate sickness at the homos of several families in hat district. He reported to the chairman hat a mild form of scarlet foyer was prev- lent and recommended that quarantine be >ut up at Jos. Harranga's home. The oth- »• families had passed beyond the stage of nfection. Wesley News Notes. WESLEY, Juno 18.—A young man by the lame of Potts, who is working for John Jeefelt, was kicked by a horse last Wednesday, striking him over the eye. He vas brought to town and had it sewed up. It was a close call for the young man. G. M. Butts is enjoying a week's visit with his father and mother in Chicago this week. Will Bacon of Ren wick was here Monday on business. Dr. and Mrs. Hill and son Paul Sundayed at Britt with friends, returning Monday. Richard Presnoll and his granddaughter of Findloy, Ohio, are here visiting Thos. Presnel for a few days. They are on their way home from Dakota. S. X. Way, Julius Kunz, F. C. Bacon and others from Wesley were over to Crystal dalce Saturday night to take in the boxing jontest that took place there. We have not jeen able to find out just how the contest ended, as the boys don't have much to say about it. No doubt Stitz was on the ground ""or the purpose of getting a few pointers on how to knock Sam. Mayne and Gardner _ owles out at the county convention. We will bet our money on Stitz that he will get there every time. i News Mrs, Phil Hanna has sailed from Porte Rico and will be in Livermore soon. The frame for Dr. Laoy's new roaidenc is up. John Barton killed a small rattle snake i tUepellavof Geo. W-Hanna's house Moo, 4ay-aftern.pon. TJtonUu Topic J. M, Cunningham returned from Cub last week. He looks like army life ba agreed with him and has many loterestin incidents to relate. Among the jnterestin relics he brought with him is a Spanisl sword, numerous coins and a cane mad from a wood resembling mahogany. H has many relatives to tbia vicinity as wel as nuujerou.8 friend* to rejoice at bis return Hans AwWa'a little hoy. » b°"" 7 °" m matches, a windy day ana the the IOIIB was cooflne4 to the barn a^d'cpn helps the team. Saves wear afld expense. Sold every where. ItADB BY STANDARD OIL. OO. Matson & McCall Have added to their stock the past week a fresh lot of novelties in millinery for spring. A special line of Children's School Hats Will please our patrons. We also have the latest designs in Ladies' Sailor Hats. If you want something that is nobby come and see these sailors. Matson & McCall. RACES POSTPONED. Tlio Die Race Mooting Goes Over Till Friday nud Saturday—Heavy Rains Spoil the Track. Yesterday's heavy ruin made racing on the track today impossible, and the big running races go over to Friday and. Saturday. There are over 50 horses here and the races will be the best ever seen hereabouts. SAMSON & PAINE, DEALERS IN Grain, Feed and Coal We pay the very highest prices for all kinds of grain, sell ground feed, which we deliver to any part of the city, and sell and deliver hard and soft coal at lowest prices. jSfLeave orders at Samson's abstract office In Opera House bloclt. The Red Elevator, C. & N. W. depot, Phone 11. ALGONA. EQUITY MUTUAL INSURANCE 00. Insures Wind Mills Against Wind Storms. Mr. W. S. Green of Irvington says: This spring I insured my wind mill with the Equity Mutual. The evening of May 30 it was totally destroyed. The loss was promptly adjusted, and on June 10 their adjuster, Mr. E. Blaclc- Ford, paid me $50, the full amount of my insurance. I would cordially recommend the company to anyone wanting insurance on wind mills. W. S. GREEN, Irvington, la. LOANS on town property and farms at low rates. THOS. F. COOKE. MONEY to loan at 5 per cent. A. D. CLAKKE & Co. MONEY to loan at 5 per cent, interest. Optional payments. H. HOXIE. IF you want a nice corset don't forget that the Flexo-girdle is one of the best. GEO. L. GALBRAITH. WE have a large line of men's summer hats that we are clearing out very cheap. GEO. L. GALBRAITH. Exceptionally Low Rates to Los Angeles, Cal., via the Northwestern line. Excursion tickets will be sold at greatly reduced rates from all stations, June 25 to July 8 inclusive, limited to Sept. 4, 1899, inclusive, on account of annual meeting National Educational association. Variable routes, delightful scenery. Side trips at low rates to points of interest. Apply to agents of the Chicago & Northwestern railway.-03t3 CHEAP EXCURSIONS. EXCEPTIONALLY LOW BATES TO ST. LOUIS, MO., Via the Northwestern line. Excursion tickets will bo sold at greatly reduced rates from all stations, June 19 and 20, limited to June 34, inclusive, on account of annual reunion B. P. Order of Elks. Apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern R'y.-18t2 HALF HATES TO MIS80UUI VALLEY Via the Northwestern line. Excursion tickets will be sold from stations in Iowa at ope fare for the round trip, account of firemen's tournament, to be held June 20-33. For dates of sale, limits of tickets, etc., apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern Wood and Ice, I am prepared to furnish LE&AL NOTICES. > s<s**^**s~*s**s*~'**~'*^'*^* t ^ i **^~*s*** NOTICE OF INCORPORATION OF THE F, D, Calkins Company, Notice Is hereby given that the undersigned have formed a corporation to carry on the business of owning and conducting; a wholesale erocery store in compliance with the laws of the state of Iowa. The name of the corporation is The F. D. Calkins Company. The principal place of business is Algona, Kossuth county, Iowa. The general nature of the business of said corporation is owning and conducting a wholesale grocery store, and owning, buying and selling, at wholesale, groceries, canned goods, meats, bottled goods, oils, vinegars, ciders, pickles, cigars, tobacco, grocery furniture and fixtures, stationery, flour, bags, china ware, earthen ware, glass ware, wooden ware, and all kinds of merchandise necessary to completely stock and equip a wholesale grocery, and all kinds of merchandise connected with and incidental to snch business, including the buying and selling of real property. The authorized capital of this corporation shall be Fifty Thousand Dollars ($50,000.00), divided into shares on One Hundred Dollars (8100.00) each, which shares are non-assessable and are to be issued or acquired only upon full payment of the sum represented by them; and said stock is to be issued and sold as ordered and directed by the board of directors of said corporation. The corporation will commence business ou the 15th day of June, 1800, and shall continue twenty years unless sooner dissolved by a vote of the stockholders representing two-thirds of the capital stock. The affairs of the corporation shall be conducted and managed by a board of five directors, selected from and elect ed annually by the stockholders of said corporation ; each director shall hold his office for one year and until his successor is elected and qualified; and a majority of said directors shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business. Said board of directors shall have full power to make and adopt the neces sary by-laws, rules and regulations for the government of and to carry out the objects of the corporation, and shall have power to fill all vacancies occurring in its membership between annual elections, by the appointment of suitable and eligible person or persons to hold office for the unexpired term, and may author ize the manager to contract indebtedness in amounts not to exceed, in the aggregate, two- thirds of the capital stock actually paid in. The officers of the corporation shall be a president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, and business manager, who shall be elected by the stockholders at the annual meeting. Each officer shall hold his office for one year and until his successor is elected and qualified. The annual meeting of tho stockholders shall be held on the second Monday in May, 1000, and on the second Monday of May during each succeeding year, at Algona, Ko'ssuth county, Iowa. Until the flrst annual meeting in May, 1000, and until their successors are elected and qualified, the following persons shall be directors of the corporation: F. U. Calkins, A. D. Clarke, Gardner Cowles, and Geo. C. Call of Algona, Iowa, and C. W. Spauldiug ot Horton, Iowa; and until the first annual meeting In May, 1000, and until their successors are elected and qualilled the following persons shall be officers of the corporation: F. D. Calkins of Algoha, Iowa, president; A. D. Clarke of Algona, Iowa, vice president; C. W. Spalding of Hor^on, Iowa, secretary; C. W. Spalding of Horton, Iowa, treasurer; and F. D. Calltins of Algona, Iowa, business manager. The aggregate indebtedness of the corporation shall at no time exceed two-thirds of the capital stock actually paid in; and the private property of the stockholders of this corporation shall in no event be liable for corporate debts or undertakings, and the articles of incorporation shall never be amended to the contrary. In all other particulars the articles of incorporation may be amended or modified at any annual meeting of the stockholders or at any special meeting of the stockholders called for that purpose, upon the stockholders representing two-thirds of the capital stock voting for such amendment, a copy of said proposed amendment having been filed with the secretary at least thirty days previous to such meeting, and the secretary shall mail to each stockholder a copy of said proposed amendment within flye days from the date said proposed amendment is filed with him. Title to roal estate shall be taken in the corpo rate name, and the president and secretary shall execute conveyances of the same in the name of the corporation. All checks, receipts, and drafts of the corporation shall be signed by the president and business manager, and all other written contracts and certificates of stock shall be signed by the president and secretary. At all meetings of the stockholders each stockholder shall be entitled to one vote for each share of stock held by him and standing in his name on the books of the company, which vote he may cast in person or by written or printed proxy. The stock of the corpo ration shall be transferred by the assignment of the stock certificates and such transfer entered on the books of the corporation, or by presenting the said stock certificates, duly assigned, to the secretary for transfer. Stockholders shall have the option of purchasing any stock offered for sale at the price and terms offered to others, and no stock shall be sold until stockholders have had ten days' notice of the price and terms of sale. F. D. CALKINS. A. D. CLARKE. GARDNER COWLES. GEO. C. CALL. E. V. SWETTINC. C. W. SPALDING. ALBERT REED. H. INOHAM. C. A. PALMER. lit* J. W. HINOHON. ^ H SPECIAL SHOE SALE Until July 4. We will offer our entire stock of Men's, Boys,' "Women's and Children's Shoes until July 4 at a Discount of 10 per cent FOR CASH. We are bound to reduce our large stock of shoes at once. Yours for trade, JNO. OOEDERS. OSTEOPATHY 00 per cent, greatly benefltted and 5O per cent, cured is Osteopathy's record in chronic cases, and three-fourths of the cases treated Osteopathically have tried other systems of treatment and failed to got relief. If you are afflicted, and have been unable to regain your health, I would be glad to have you call and consult me in regard to your case. Send for a copy of the Osteopathic Magazine, free. References from all over the state. DR. J. T. RANKIN, Algona, Iowa. /, T. Chrischilles, 0. C. Hudson, T. H. Lantry, James Patterson, President. Vice President. Treasurer. Secretary. Green or Dry BODY WOOD either 4-foot or stove length, hard or soft, iu any quantity desired. l8irSee me before ordering. I am hot in company with anybody in the wood business. The Ice season is at hand. Leave orders at Frank Wiukel's or at Ladendorff's restaurant. PETER WINKEL. ALGONA MILLING COMPANY. [INCORPORATED.] HIGHEST PRICES PAID for all kinds of Grain and Seeds. jDealers in Hard and Soft Coal. Manufacturers of Strictly High-giade Flour. Special ' attention paid to the Exchaflp 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. DING LEY, 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, LOOK TO YOUR EYES. W- P£3E*353ii, Opthalrale 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? It so you should consult a competent optician, with the latest Hfrjentlflc method of correcting all errors ofsrafraotlpn, Exam- inatlon and consultation free. Offlce over E. J, OUmore'e store, Algona Jowa,, To Fight Disease successfully during the changeable spring and hot summer months, the system should receive a toning up now. For this purpose French's Sarsaparilla has no superior. It is the most efficacious spring medicine. He- moves all impurities from the system and puts new life into torpid liyer and sluggish blood. A splendid all around tonic. Price $1.00 per bottle. We carry all the well known patent medicines and sell at moderate prices. For sale only by W. J. STUDLEY, phavwapjst. NOTICE. Notice is hereby given to ail parties interested, that on the 5th day of June, 1899, the undorslgiwd was appointed by the District Coxirtof Kossuth comity, Iowa, executor of the last will and testament of Wilhelmina Spelsor. deceased, lato of said county. All persons indebted to said estate will make payment to the undersigned, and those having claims against the same, will present them, properly authenticated, to the said court for allowance. Dated at Algona, Kossuth county, Iowa, this 5th day of June A. D. 1890. I2t3 JOHN SPBISEII, Executor ADMINISTRATION NOTICE. Notice is hereby given that the undersigned has been appointed and has qualified as administrator of the estate of George M. Johnson, late of Kossuth county, Iowa, deceased. All persons In any manner indebted to said estate will make immediate payment to the undersigned; and those%having claims against the said estate will file them with the clerk of the district court of Kossuth county, Iowa, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for al lowance. Dated this 5th day of June, A. D. 1890. E. S. JOHNSON, 12t3 Administrator. GOOD CIGAR FOR Boston Block, Algona, Iowa. $3 BUYS Pretty A STOVE ood ope, too— large heating SATISFIES THE MOST CRITICAL AT AM. PBAUR5 A.PAV16 < 50NS»CO. 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. INGHA1I, President; T. CHRISCHILLES, Vice Pres; LEWIS H. SMITH. Cashier Directors— Wm. H. Ingham, John G. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Chrischilles, Lewis H. Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Devine. First National Bank of Algona. OAP1TAL 850,000 AMBROSE A.. GALL President I WM. K. FERGVSON OasJiter D. S. HVTOHINS Vice President \ OHAS. A. PALMER Assistant Cashier Directors—D. H. Hutchins, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweiler, F. H. Vesper, Ambrose A. Call, R. H. Spencer, Win. 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, C. C. Chubb, Vice Prest., Thos. H. Lantry, Cashier, Geo. L. Galbraith, Fred. M. Miller. Myron Schenck, Thos. F. Cooke. CASH CAPITAL, $50,000. General Banking. PRIVATE SAFETY DEPOSIT VAULTS ^"Interest paid on time deposits. IT'S HIGH TIME TO DO REPAIRINGI Our yard furnishes superior lumber at lowest market prices. Quick, Reliable Service. Lath, Shin* gles, Sash, Doors, Cement, Stucco and Lime a Specialty* SOU AOENT5 PEJMQINfj, IOWA T J5GAL BLANKS— *-t Buy them at the Upper Des Mplues office 90.4 get we most approved terms. Bicycles Repaired, Bicycles for Sale, Saws filed. Also agent for the , Victor, and Wheels, J. I. EDMONDS, ALGONA, IOWA. Bemovecl-^now next door to Frank Winkers meut market, state street. W. H. LACY can furnish you low prices ou also all kinds of mill stuff, Wood eaid Goal, your weighing on ow city scales Opposite Hotel

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