The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 21, 1899 · Page 1
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ESTABLISHED 1865. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21, 1899, VOL, XXXIV-NO, 14, If you want T that grows on this earth you will find it in this grocery. It is the Diamond Mocha and Java coffee, and the price is absolutely right. If there was a better grade to be had we would get it ; but there can be nothing better than THE BEST. This is a strong statement, but the coffee is here to back it up. Langdon & Hudson. Notice That we have a complete line of Ladies' Collars and Guffs, Ladies' Belts of all kinds, Ladies' Kid and Silk Gloves, Ladies' Plaid and Striped Hose, Ladies' Shirt Waists, Ladies' Parasols and Umbrellas. Our prices are correct. Call and see for yourself. Geo. L Galbraith. Paint for Sale In quantities from J pound to paint enough to paint tho town rod, green, blue or any other color desired. Paints, oils, color stains for all kinds of work, out doors or inside. Our paint Is as good us money will buy, yet our prices are very low. Wo want to figure vvilh you if you have any painting to do. R. H. MILLER. W. H. Reed (Successor to John Cronin) handles the best to be had in tho way of up- to-date, fine FURNITURE besides everything that can be desired in plain and ornamental Picture Frames, Mouldings and goods that are required for beautifying and ornamenting the home. A specialty made of Underlaid] I A LOT OF JUNE WEDDINGS. Cnpid is More Than Ordinarily Active These Pleasant Days. Kynn-Wartiuaii AVedding This Morning—One Yesterday and More to Follow Soon. will remain until the electric light business is finally settled. BURT-GRIER. Our genial court reporter, Matt Grier, is single no longer. Yesterday he was married to Miss Burt of Emmetsburg. Miss Burt has been stenographer In Alex Peddle's office and IB said to bo a charming woman. Everybody over here will wish Matt and his bride all possible connubial felicity. with prices always at the satisfactory point. W. H. REED. PROFESSIONAL. WXrf-^-^rf-^^-^^^x-^-'^-V^-W-^-V-'-'w^*. CLARKE <& COHENOUR, ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Oflice over First National bank, Algona, la. A Good Piano . Is an article to be highly prized in any family. The " good" kind costs no more than some of the so-called good ones. The Kimtoall stands high among the really good ones. We can prove this claim to anyone. O. L. TfVYLOR. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Boston block. DANSON & BUTLER, LAW. LOANS. LAND. Collections a specialty. Office over GalUraith's. SULLIVAN & MeMAHON, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Office In Hoxle-Fereuson bljek. E. V. SWETTING, ATTONEY AT LA W, Algona, Io\va. Telephone No. SO. 3. 0. RAYMOND. B. C. ItAYMOND 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. A.. QILMOVK. President, a. V. HV'IOHINB, Vice President, it. SOHENOK, Secretary, J. W. WADSWORTH, Treaturer. DIRECTORS: JAS. NOLAN, H. W. DKKYElt, CHAS. WOOSTEB, S. STEVSSY, J. 0. KAIN, J. K. 8TAOY. The Farmers' Milling Co. \.INOOKfOKATED.\ OWNERS AND OPERATORS OF THE ALGONA ROLLER MILLS. Can furnish the trade with choice flour from selected wheat; also bran, shorts, and ground teed in lots to suit purchasers. This is a farmers' company and solicits the farmers' business. "tWoylic & B. F. REED, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office: South rooms over Durdall's store, Algona, Iowa. F. L. TRIBON, M. D., Homeopathic. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office in the Boston Block; residence on north Thorlngton street. H. C. MeCOY, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office at residence, McGregor street. PHYSICIAN ANP SURGEON, Algona, Iowa. M. J. KENEFICK, PHY8ICIAN AND SURGEON, Office and residence over Taylor's. Highest cash price paid for good wheat. \Ve can and will do as well by you ajj any mill In Iowa. Give the new company a trial. DR. MARGARET E. COLES, HomeopatMo PJiysiefan and Surgeon, Office and residence in Boston Block, ALGQNA, IQWA. /, B. ffQFIUS, Manager, PENTIST, 4. L, R.I8T, L, J), fl, kooal anaesthetic loi deadening pain IB gvueg wbea estrftottig te$b, This morning nt the home of Mrs. S. S. Wurtnmn at 10:30 o'clock occurred the marriage of Miss Zoa Wartmnn and J. J. Ryan. Father Hal pin officiated. Following the ceremony a six- course breakfast was served under the management of Misses Helen Starr, May McEnroe, and Alice Reed, after which tho htippy couple took tho 1:65 train north for Duluth, wlioi'o they will spend a week or more and then return to Fort Dodge. The homo was beautifully decorated, under the supervision of Mrs. Lennette Butler and Misses McCoy and McEnroe, tho parlor in green uisd white using ferns, palms and white roses, the dining room in smilux, roses and potted plants. Miss Alice Wright played the Wagner wedding march as tho bridal couple preceded by two sweet little flower girls, Misses Zada Dingley and Murrul Robinson, took their places beneath a beautiful arch whore tho ceremony was performed. Tho bride wore an elegant gown of cream silk bolting made over white talYeta with trimmings of chiffon, and carried bride's roses. She also wore an exquisite diamond pin, the gift of the groom. Tho bride came to Algona five years ago with her parents and through her social and musical talents soon gained a wide and enjoyable acquaintance. Until two years ago she was engaged as leaclier of music in the public schools, and has always had large private classes. She is a singer of rare talent, and fitted in every way to grace the homo she goes to. The groom is one of tho rising young business men of Iowa. He was for two terms county treasurer of Webster county, and at one time was a candidate for congress from tho Tenth district against Hon. J. P. Dolliver. Ho is at tho head of the Eureka Gate company of Chicago, and holds the office of treasurer of the Midland Life Insurance company of Fort Dodge, and is one of the owners of the Fort Dodge Post. He also owns extensive land interests in Iowa, especially in this vicinity. Among the out-of-town guests at tbe wedding are Mr. and Mrs. M. B. Clancy of Hardy, uncle and aunt of the bride, Mr. and Mrs. W. H, Foley of Burt, F. A. Wartmnn of Dos Moines, Mrs. John Eastman of Barnum, M. J. and E. P. Ryan of Fort Dodge, Miss Alice Wright of Fort Dodge, and Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Fleming of Armstrong, and Mr. and Mrs. G. W. McNeely of Marshalltown. Mr. and Mrs. Ryan have not fully decided not to make Algona their home sometime in the future. They will be heartily welcomed. But wherever they go they will take with them the best wishes of all who have known them in Algona. THE UPPER DES MOINES extends its hearty congratulations, and hopes that all skies will be bright to them. RANDALL-CRABTHEE. Last evening at 6 o'clock at the home of Mr. and Mrs. M. F. Randall occurred the marriage of their third daughter, Lillian, to Walter J. Crabtree, Dr. Day officiating. Only relatives and intimate friends were present, and the happy couple took the 8 o'clock train for Chicago, where they will spend a week or more. On their return they will begin housekeeping in the rooms in tbe S. H. Pettibone house now occupied bv Chas. Walker. The bride as assistant to her father in tho recorder's office, made a wide circle of acquaintances in the county, and is known as an attractive young woman well fitted for her new station in life. Mr. Crabtree has become known during his residence in Algona as a pushing young business man, and he has tho esteem of all. Many hearty good wishes will bo extended to the happy couple, in which THE UPPER DES MOINES most cordially joins. GILBERT-BENSCHOTER. This afternoon at 2 o'clock occurs at the Episcopolian church the marriage of Laura Delia Gilbert and George Melvin Benschoter. Dr. Jackson of Emmetsburg will officiate. The bride is one of the county's best known and most highly esteemed young ladies, and the groom is a thrifty young farmer, son of one of the real pioneers. They enter their new relations with the esteem and congratulations of all who know them. BARRETT-RANDALL. It now leaks out that Jay E. Randall of the Whittemore Champion is not going on the national editorial excursion unattended. He is to be married to Miss Blanche Barrett of Rook Rapids and the excursion will be a bridal tour. The date of the wedding is not set, but it will be soon, as the excursion leaves Chicago June 30. Our heartiest congratulations go out, Bro. Randall. HALLOCK-MOORE. The marriage of Miss Hallock and Dr. Moore will occur at the Episcopalian church at the time of Bishop Morrison's visit to Algona, probably June 28. Miss Hallock Is a neioe of Mrs. H. J. Gilbert, who is her nearest living relative. GRAHAM-SALISBURY. The marriage of Miss Ella Graham, the editor of the Titonka Topic, and Will Salisbury is to occur at the bride's home in Britt next Wednesday. Will has already been showered with con? gratulations and more will follow. SOHULTZ-METOALP. W. B. Metoalf, who has made many friends in Algona while putting in tbe electric light plant, hied hluwelf dowg to pavkereburg Saturday »«4 was ».»> ried that evening to Mies B)tta Soh,ujt?, wjao came to Algona with hjt» ao4 THE NEW THROUGH TRAIN The Northwestefn's Fast Service- First Ti'ip Made Monday* Quick Runs Now Made North and South—Trains Meet in Algona at 1:55 p. 111. PERSONAL MOVEMENTS. Miss Louise McCoy is home for the sum- inor vacation. Mrs. \V. B. Howavd is up visiting at the Whitman home. Miss Ada Smith came Monday for the summer vacation. Roscoe Call is home from Ann Arbor for tne summer vacation. Mrs. L. A. Shoetz is planning to go to Canton, N. Y., tins summer. Mrs. E. G. Washburn of Piiullina is visiting her sister, Mrs. Rev. Suckow. Rev. Suckow and family go to Clear Luke tomorrow for a few days' visit. Mr. and Mrs. Lewis H. Smith leave for Tacoma next Monday for their summer visit. Mrs. Kate Hassett and children are over from Sheldon visiting at the J. E. Stacoy homo. Ornia Vesper is planning to go to the Black Hills with Mrs. J. H. Warren. They go this week. E. Tollior goes to Goldflold next week to cook for an eating house at the big Methodist camp iiieoeing. Miss Hay, sister of J. W. Hay, is visiting Mrs. Nannie Setoholl. It is her first visit since the Hays went to Alabama. Col. und Mrs. Thos. F. Cooko ore getting their cottage at Okoboj I fitted up and will occupy it during the hot weather. Goo. E. Boyle of Whittemoro attended the state bankers' association at Burlington. None of the Algona bankers attended. Dennis Goodors will be home from Chicago tomorrow. His sisters come next week, their school holding longer than his. J. W. Wudswortu goes to Dos Moinos this week on state fair business. Ho is superintendent of the machinery department and the machine men want to consult with him. Rev. Rome Walker was in Algona Monday. Ho was oti his way to Nebraska, where ho gets Mrs. Walker and takes her to Colorado for her health. Mrs. Cornle Ingham McChosney will bo up from Iowa City the last of the week for a visit. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. W. Russell come in July from Omaha, Mr. and Mrs. Lou Dun ton have returned to Kansas after four weeks in Kossuth. They say great changes have been hereabouts, and great improvement has been made. Mrs. John Dixson of Allamakoo county spent Sunday at B. F. Reed's. She is a daughter of C. M. Dickinson, who used to live oast of Algona. He was a pioneer settlor. Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Mulvey and two children of Houston, Tex., are guests at the Chas. A. Palinor homo. Mr. Mulvey returns soon, but the family will remain hero during the summer. Miss Irene Rhoner, who has made many friends in Algona, has returned to her home in New York City, and her married sister, Mrs, Walter Stiegler, is expected in Algona this week for a visit with Mrs. Ehlors. Prof. N. Spencer is at Lo Mars for two weeks' work in the county Institute. Mrs. Spencer and tho children are at Alden visiting. Prof. Spencer is to occupy one of tho Ferguson houses this fall, when they are completed. Mrs. E. L. Cook and Miss Bertha Hancock are planning to spend tho coming winter in Seattle. They have rented their cottage to some prospective bride and groom in Algonu, but which one TUB Uri'itu DBS MOINISS is not informed. The new through trains from Minneapolis and St. Paul to Des Moinos are at last an established fact. They were put on Monday, and met In Algona at 1:55 o'clock, one going north and the other south. Our people can now leave Algona at 1:55 o'clock, reaching Minneapolis about 8 o'clock and Des Moinea at 6:15, on a finely equipped train. The other changes In the time card are not very great. The morning train south goes through at 6:36 Instead of at 7 o'clock, reaching Des Moines at 11:30 as al present. Tha evening train south goes nt 7:54, reaching Des Moines at 1:20 a. m., and Chicago at 0:30 a. m. Following Is the local time card: Going south- Accommodation 0:35 a. m. Frnlirht \ Arrive 12:15 p. m. Flelght • 1 Leave 1:00 p. m. Passenger 1:55 p. m. Accommodation 7:54 p. m. Going north- Accommodation 7:20 a. m. Prniirht J Arrive 11:80 a. m. Ilolgllt I Leave 12:15 p.m. Passenger ; 1:55 p. m. Accommodation 10:50 p. m. Tho mails at present will come as heretofore. Prom the south the Chicago mail will come at 1:55 p. m. instead of at 2:40. Tho Des Moines mail arrives at 7:20 In the morning. From the north tho night train at 7:54 Is still the mall train, although It Is likely that an effort will he made to change to the through train. With the running of these trains the Northwestern will again compete for tho through passenger service north and south. It has the most direct line and splendid facilities, and this will soon he the main thoroughfare for travel. With the new line to Sanborn and the heavy freight that will come down from Dakota, Algona will soon be on the main line of road in the north half of Iowa. HUNG HIMSELF IN THE BAENi HORSES BADLY BUKNED. Sixteoii Hox Stnlla Hiimed— " Jess MittUiewtt" Klllud. Monday'afternoon fire that no one can account for took out tho 16 box stalls on the fair grounds that have long stood just north of the agricultural building. In them were Campbell's two racing hoi-sew, " Jess Matthews" and "Paddy Boy." Before anyone could render assistance Jess Matthews was burned up. Paddy Boy was gotten out but so budly burned that he may be worthless. Jess Matthews won one heat in the five eights race Friday and Paddy Boy is counted the best quarter horse in the state. No explanation of the fire Is given. The stalls were all ablaze when first seen and were soon burned down. A Center of Culture. Estherville Vindicator: THE UPPER DES MOINES declares the English sparrows are about the biggest nuisance in that town, and advlsesoffering abounty of one cent a head for them. How those Algonians do strive to ape in all things the ways of the Bostonese! Tenth___— Semi-Annual A Hoy, 1<» Years Old, Is Weary of Ijlto— No CniiMo Known for Ills Hush Act. Chas. Johnson, the 16-year-old son of August Johnson, who lives a half mile south of the Dougal Wallace farm and about three miles from Algona, hung himself in the hay mow yesterday be- tweon 11 and 12 o'clock with a harness strap. He wus dead when found. Absolutely no cause for the act can be surmised. He was in good health and good spirits. The funeral Is held today at 1 o'clock and the remains buried in the Irvington cemetery. MEETINGS. W. R. C. meets tomorrow evening. Regular meeting of Prudence lodge, No. 205, Thursday night, June 23. The Presbyterian ladies will serve dinner, supper and ice cream, June 30. The Burt band will give a Fourth of July picnic at Geo. Stone's grove east of Burt. Sermon themes at Baptist church next Sunday, morning: "Not Quite Complete;" evening: "Dreams and Visions." The Babtist ladies will serve a 15 cent supper at the church next Tuesday evening, beginning at 5:30. All are cordially invited. Supper will be served by the ladies of the Congregational society in the church parlors, Thursday evening at 0 o'clock. Everyone in cordially invited. Services at the Congregational church at 11 a. m, and 8 p. m. Morning theme: In God's Temple, Even- Ing theme: The Twilight Hour, a summer evening meditation, Dr. Day's theme for discourse next Sunday morning at the Methodist church will be, "Spiritual Diseases," Evening, " Boys Will Be Boys." Epworth League at 6:45. A welcome to all. The ministers have arranged for union evening meetings as follows: Sunday, July 2, at Methodist church, Rev. Suckow; July 9, Congregational church, Rev. Day; July 16, Baptist church, Rev. Ollerenshaw; July 23, Presbyterian church, Rev. Suckow; July 30, Methodist church, Rev. Stiles; Aug. 6, Congregational church, Rev. Ollerenahaw; Aug. 13, Baptist church, Rev. Day; Aug. 20, Presbyterian church, Rev. Stiles; Aug. 27, Methodist church, Rev. Ollerensbaw. WILL DISOUSS MIOEOBES. Ribbon Sale. Until July 4 we have on sale 5,000 yaids in all shades, widths, and stples pf Ribbon. You have your dow- 'L'lif Ocrm Theory of Disease to be Uibuted by Learned Doctors—Dr. B. I 1 '. Heed AtfuluBt Microbes. At the last Social Union program Dr. Rankin read a paper opposing the germ theory of disease. Dr. Keuefiok is getting up the program for two weeks and it is to include a debate on microbes. Dr. Morse and Harvey Ingham are to defend the germ theory while Dr. Rankin and Dr. B. F. Reed will oppose it. This will probably be a most learned and exhaustive debate. MONEY to loan at 5 per cent. Interest. Optional payments. H. HOXIE. MONEY to loan at 5'per cent. A. P. CLARKE & Co, per

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