The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 23, 1899 · Page 10
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 10

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, August 23, 1899
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THE NEWS OF THE COUNTY Wesley had & circus yesterday. Bancroft has a crack orchestra, the Odell. Swea City has shipped a car of poultry. The Seneca creamery paid 60 cents for July. Prof. Sifert gets $1,000 salary at the Ireton schools. School begins at Whittemore a week from Monday. J. A. Freeh is going to build a home in Bahcroft this fall. Jas. Nolan will build a house on his farm west of Whittemore. Win. Maahs has just finished a barn near Whtttemoro, 48x00 feet. UPPER DBS M01KIS& ALGONA, IOWA, WM)MESDAY, AUGUST ^ 1899. Geo. W. Hanna is building a farm barn 36x40 feet near Lu Verne. Mrs. W. A. Wright of Ledyard has been visiting at New Hartford. Chas. Bell, the Wesley darky, has had 41 flghts and lost only one. S. N. Harris, the Penton banker, has been up in Minnesota buying land. Mike Andorfer's family in Prairie mourns the loss of the youngest child. Peter Figi and Marie Hof of Lu Verne are attending camp meeting at Waterloo. John Bagley of Buffalo Center has bought the Howe livery barn at Bancroft. The round trip rate from Wesley to Algona for the county fair will be 45 cents. Messrs. John Roskop nnd John Tm- merfall of Sexton intend to locate in St Benedict. _ Will Weisbrod in Fenlon is just finishing a new house, 28x46 feet, with 18 foot posts. Landlord Smith of Gniettinger is digging the cellar for his hotel nt Fenton. W. P. Hill got his arm broken in a threshing machine belt at Lu Verne last week. notified of his condition and he took him to Algona to be cared for by the county. The fellow was out of money and had left a,board bill unsettled at Bancroft. Geo. Weed, living west of Algona has had a serious misfortune. While leading a horse to water the leading strap in some way became twisted around the middle finger of the left hand, and when the horse suddenly jerked his head it tore the lower end of the finger rig"bt off. Garner Signal: G. A. Patterson went to Wesley Tuesday, to help put in tli^e finishing touches to the new flour mill oi which he is engaged as head miller. Wecnn assure the people of Wesley and the mill company thut they will find Mr. Patterson a No. 1 all round man. He will make their new mill a success from tin; start. A meeting of the stockholders of the Algona. Park association was held in Titonka Sunday. The Topic says: John Walker, Mdzar Haggard and Ed. Rist wero in attendance. The gentlemen seemed to be favorably impressed with Titonka and may decide to estab- ish a branch park "on the banks of the Buffalo." J. E. Hudson, an Algonu boy, is to eave Bancroft. The Register says: Manager Hudson closed the doors ' of ;he Westcnhfiver store Wednesday to nvoice the stock, after which it wil'l be packed up and probably taken to one of their stores in Illinois. Mr. Hudson will romain in the employ of the firm nnd be placed in charge of some one of their branches, which they now hnve in south Chicago, Rockford and Joliet, III., OskaloosH, this state, and several other points besides their Buffalo Center branch. THE LOCAL f IELI), The Hamilton hardwood lumber yard Is to be greatly enlarged, if present plans go through. R. C. llenry of WarsaWi III., has been in town the last week figuring on joining Mr. Hamilton, tie is an expert lumberman and as soon as ho can close out his interests where he is, will come to Algoria. The intention is to build up a wholesale trade find make Algona the center for a business covering all this part of the country. The Hamilton vnrrl has now n big business and is well iind favorably known. HOSE that were lOc now go at 5c Horace Mann, who was H delegate, says the 16 to 1 people controlled the democratic convention at Des Mollies' uid lie confirms the report of the outside democratic papers that Murphy of Dubuque got all he wanted in the platform. One democrat, in fact, cora- ilainHd to him that he didn't like to see Murphy "the whole thing." He a.vs there is nothing to this talk that he convention held Murphy down. He also authorizes THE UPPER DES MoiNES to deny on his authority that Gov. Altgeld favors side-tracking 16 to 1. He says 16 to 1 will be the issue in 1900. Men's Black Socks were 16«; tlow Men' Tan Socks were I5c; now 7io WILL BE MA Geo. W. Hanna and family enjoy a handsome trap and team of 'Shetla'nds at Lu Verne. The Baptist Sunday school at Swea Oily is to goto Forest City tomorrow on an excursion. W. W. Wheeler has been out to Whittemore lately having some bio- coal sheds put in. " The Kossuth Telephone company has established its Bancroft office at the Racket store. A. F. Dorweiler, the Whittemore merchant, is off to Kansas City St Louis, and Chicago. Frank Tellier will be one of the attractions at a concert in Whittemore tomorrow evening. « Prof. Bailey of Bancroft is suggested as the possible republican nominee for county superintendent. Ledyard played Elmore ball on Sunday. Sunday base ball ought not to get popular in these parts. Al. Phillips of Whittemore is moving to Mason City. The Champion says he will go to railroading. A union picnic was held at the Montgomery grove near Ledyard last Wednesday, 200 being present. Arthur Smith of Algona has been one of Surveyor Tellier's main assistants in laying out the big ditch.up north. The Kossuth Telephone people have put in a 'phone at the Claussen restaurant at the crossing north of Bancroft. E. C. Groneman has sold his drug store in Whittemore. Ed. Anderson of Bancroft is a stock-holder in the new firm. The Kossuth Telephone company reached Burt last Saturday, and the central office will be in Hall & Vesper's drug store. The Western Electric Telephone company will extend its line to Fenton this week. They will run their line through to Sanborn, Minn. A new lodge of the Ancient Order of the Red Cross will be organized at Titonka Thursday evening, Aug. 24, with about 25 charter members. MEETINGS TO OOME. There will be an ice cream social at the homn of F. W, Waterhotise Thursday evening, Aug. 24. Everybody invited. Services at the Presbyterian church next Sunday morning at the usual hour. No service in the evening. Union services at the M. E. church. Rev. E. H. Gaynor of Sioux City will hold services at the Episcopal church tomorrow evening, Aug. 24, a f , 8 o'clock in the evening. All are cordially invited to attend. There will be an Epworth League picnic at Fenton in Frank Ranney's grove, Monday, Aug. 28. There will be a picnic dinner. In the afternoon there will be music, and at 2 o'clock Rev. W. S. Lnwis, D. D., president of Morningside college, will deliver an address. President Lewis has a well deserved popularity all through northern Iowa. He is a king in the pulpit or on the platform, and this will be an opportunity to hear him at his best. A cordial invitation is extended to all to be present. OHEAP RAILWAY BATES. Excursion tickets to the Greater American Exposition, to be held at Omaha, Neb., until Oct. 81, 1899, via the Northwestern line, will be sold at reduced rates, from certain stations on specified dates. For rates, dates of sale, and limits of tickets apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern railway.—IStr HALF HATE TO DES MOINES. Half-rate excursion tickets to the state fair at Des Moinos, via the Northwestern line, will be sold at one fare for the round trip from all stations in Iowa, Aug. 34 to Sept. 2 inclusive, limited to Sept. 4. Apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern railway.—It Word comes from the west that Win. H. Inghiim and his son, Dr. George, are having fisheuman's luck. They were out on the Skokomish river one day last week, and both got a ducking. A rock the doctor was sitting on rolled over with him, pitching him into deep water, while u specially lively trout pulled Mr. Inghnm off a slippery stone in another part of the stream and he nlso wtis in deop water. It is a matter of record, however, that the trout was landed after all. The party is having an enjoyable time in- the' mountains, and both Mr. and Mrs. Ingham are gaining an outdoor complexion and good health. Last week E. V. Swotting and W. L. Joslyn Hl'.pi in the house on Mr. Joslyn's farm in Grant township. They were on the second floor, and the roof not being high, Mr. Joslyn's head was within about a foot of the rafter plate. Lightning hit the chimney of the house about 5 o'clock in the morning, and Mr. Swotting, being awake nnd in full possession of his eye sight, avers and affirms that he saw lightning bulls run along that plate near Joslyn's head without any feeling of special alarm. The chimney was knocked off, all the pipe hole stops wero blown out, the house was filled with soot, but although there were nine children and their parents asleep one place and another, no one was hurt. Rockford Sox only 3c Men's Crash Hats were 60 and 75c; now 25c Men' Working Shirts were 25c; now lOc Race Meeting nt Dubuquo. During the week commencing Aug. 27 there ivilj be held at Dubuque one of the best race meetings ever held in the west There will be §105,000 offered in prizes, and an unusually good list of horses has been entered. The track is in fine condition and excellent sport is promised. On three nights of the week a boxing tournament will be hold, in which some of the noted pugilists of the country will take part, two bouts each night of twenty rounds each having been arranged for. The Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul railway will make a rate of one fare for round trip for the occasion. Call on local agent for rates and dates. —22t2 One Lot men's undervv'r, worth 50c; now 25c To reduce the stock before our removal into the new store. September will be a month of bargains such as this store never gave before and will never be able to give again. When this stock is sold you will pay at least 50 per cent, more for the same quality. We want the cash and we Must Reduce Our Stock. Can you see any advantage in this removal sale? Bargain seekers will be both surprised and delighted. O. B. DURDALL Men's Suits that were $5 go in this sale at only Men's Suits that were $9, go in this sale at only $5.00 MerVs Mackintoshes were $2.60—go now at $1.25 Children's Suits that were $3, now $2.00 Children's Suits that were $3.50, now $1.50 Boys' Waists were 25c; now 15c Wen's Fancy Shirts were 75c; now 35c J.T.ChriscMlles G.C.Hudson T.H.Lantry, James Patterson, Fiesident. Vice President. Treasurer. Secretary. NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT. Very low rates to National Encampment, G. A. R., Philadelphia, Pa., Sept. 4 to 9j 1899, via the Northwestern line, from all stations, excursion tickets to be sold to Philadelphia, Pa., Sept. 1, 2, and 8, only for trains arriving at Chicago Sept. 1 to 4 inclusive. Apply to agents for full partic- ulars.—23t2 Geo. C. Prisby has leased a section of land in Seneca to Geo. Rider and son Walter, and Geo. A. McAdams for five years at a yearly cash rental of about $1,000. Little Flossie Dorweiler' near West Bend had the misfortune to fall into a tub of hot water Wednesday, thereby badly scalding herself. She'is getting better. A small cyclone passed over the farms of Wm. Brand, Samuel Lamoreux and T. Heifner in Buffallo last week, sweeping shocks out of its course and tearing down stacks. Jake Hippert's little boy caught a fellow stealing his father's corn and got a nickle not to tell his father. He kept hjs agreement, but told bis mother, which answered just as well. P. Dolmeyer.of Dyersville arrived nt St. Benedict Tuesday to start buildin" the new hotel and livery barn. He has bought his lumber at Wesley and carpenters will begin work at once. Ed. Kunz of Wesley attended a meeting of grooerymen at Emmetsburg last week. Thirteen of them have combined to buy in big lots. They ordered jO car loads of goods at this meeting. Mrs. Johnson, N. E. Johnson and Miss Neva Potter of Hobart, Misses Lou and Zoa Millls of Burt, Miss Cora Peterson and Mrs. Bennett, of Chicago, visited at alias. E. Anderson's In Swea City last week. The Wesley News says Mrs. R. J. Bidgood has a turkey gobbler that took care of a nest of eggs before they hatched and is npw giving e, mother's care to the youngsters. He refuses to be driven away from them. Ten carloads of gr^ain were shipped put of Kan&wha Tuesday, and as many Sr OI !f ^ ere waUI »e' on the track Wednesday morning. Agent Church- fcouse expects over 100 cart of grain to be shipped out during August. A fellow by the nerae of Hart, a sew- W infcbM f«Pairer, was taken sick at P, 0. CaJkjn»s place near Swea City last week with the asthma, $he Herald Tuesday Trustee MoAdanJe Excursion to Philadelphia. The C. M. & St. P. railway has arranged for one of the finest excursions during September than it has ever offered its patrons. The national encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic is to be held this .year in the historic old city of Philadelphia, which is one of the most interesting of all the eastern cities to visit. The rates of both car fare and sleeper are exceedingly low; the time is at a very pleasant season of the year and every thing has oeen done in the way of length of one, choice of route, and stop over privileges that was possible to make this the trip of the year. East of Chicago the route is hy the Pennsylvania line, which is second to none in the world, having a double track the entire way, is rock ballasted and free from dust. There are several different routes to choose from in returning and in short the Old Reliable Milwaukee has left nothing undone for the comfort and safety of its patrons. For further particulars inquire of the agents of this road, or see or address Harry B. Shaw of Nora Springs, Iowa, who will have charge of the sleeper arrangements for the trip. THE Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul railway announces resumption of midland route tourist car service between Chicago and Snn Pranciaco on Friday, Sept. 1, and every Friday thereafter until further notice. A Pullman tourist car for San Francisco will be run west bound on the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul train No. 3. If you need any further information do not hesitate to apply to the company's agents.—It OUR new dress goods have begun to arrive. Call and see them. G. L. GALBRAITH. ON Sunday, Aug. 27, a special excursion train will be run to Clear Lake and return by the Chicago, Milwauke & St. Paul rail- vyay, on account of the Northern Iowa Musical festival. Train will leave Algona at 9:03 a. m., nnd returning leave Clear Lake at 7 p. m. Pare for the round trip and admission to the festival, $1.40,—22t2 MONEY to loan at 5 per cent, interest. Optional payments. H. HOXIE. ALGONA MILLING COMPANY. [INCORPORATED.] HIGHEST PRICES PAID for all kinds of Grain and Seeds. ' : Dealers in Hard and Soft Coal. Manufacturers of Strictly High-giade Flour. Special attention paid to the Grist Business. 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. PROFESSIONAL. ~-~ —*^^^. . _ CLARKE & COHENOUR, ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algona, la. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Boston block. DANSON & BUTLER, LA W. LOANS. LAND. Collections a specialty. Office over Galbralth's. W. H. Reed (Successor to John Cronin) handles the best to be had in the 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 O-S-T-E-O-P-A-T-H-Y Ninety per cent, greatly benefited and 50 per cent, cured Is Osteopathy's record In chronic cases, and three-fourths of the oases treated Osteopathlcally have tried other systems of treatment and failed to get 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. T. TO. .A.l e on.a, Xo-wra,. SULLIVAN & MeMAHON, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Office in Hoxie-Ferguson bljck. E. V. SWETTING, ATTONEY AT LA W, Algona, Iowa. Telephone No. 29. 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. ^^-t^^r^r^f-^r^^^f^^^r^r^^ Kossuth County State Bank, . $so,ooo. ^.tca-oasr^. J.O-W.A. as saw-as etssi WJl. H. 1NGHAM, President; T. CHRISCHILLES, Vice Pres; LEWIS H. SMITH. Cashier DlMntoi-R-w™ H m^ om T^,, n «,„,„. T.B.Jones, T. OhriscWlles, Lewis H. Smith, J. J. C. RAYMOND. E . o . RAYMOND f 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. B. F. REED, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Office: South rooms over Durdall's store, Algona, Iowa. SEND Go in postage to. Lafe Young, Des Moiries, Iowa, and receive the Weekly Capital campaign edition until the November election, 1899. A. D. CLARKE & Co. loan money at 5 per cent., with optional payments Interest payable annually. with prices always at the satisfactory point. w. H. REED. W. H. LACY can furnish you low prices on First National Bank of Algona. CAPITAL .............................. $50,000 AMBROSE A. CALL ............. ... Pretidmt I WM. K. FERGUSON .................. ; Cashier D. S. HVTCHIN* ................ Vice President} GHAS. A. PALMER ............ Assistant CwMer DorweUer - P " K.' A. T. P. Harrington. j. L , Dickinson HARRINGTON & DICKINSON, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Office over Geo C. Call's. Algona, Iowa. F. L. TRIBON, M. D., Homeopathic. PHYSICIAN AND /SURGEON. Office in the Boston Block; residence on north Thorington street. H. C. McCOY, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURffEON. Office at residence, McGregor stroet. rateS t0 Partl68 nrst-class security. Qflteerx and Directors — A. D. Clarke, President, 0. 0. Chubb, Vice Prest., Thos. H. Lantry, Cashier, Geo. L. Galbraith, Fred. M. Miller, Myron Schenck, Thos, F. Cooke. CASH CAPITAL, 850,000. General Banking. PRIVATE SAFETY DEPOSIT VAULTS ^"Interest paid on time deposits. Preserves • t—frults, Jellies, pieties or catsup RT« Mk more easily, more quietly, more if healthfully eeiUed with BeOned H Parufllne wax tfaau by twiy other ™ method, Pojejjp ef p(j)flr uses will be ParaffinefWax in every Jaoujjelww. P'«»n, end odorlew-ra also all kinds of mill stuff, Wood and Coal. o your weighing on our city scales Opposite Hotel Tennant. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, ___^ Algona, Iowa. M. J. KENEFICK, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office and residence over Taylor's. LUMBER-CO ADMINISTRATION NOTICE. has mintstra,..,, „. TOW „ late of Kpssutb cpunty, jowa, deceased "All persona tn any masher indebted 'to said estate 2M^ n ftffi^^^?»ssfj»'4; - i^—-IT-I-I-*rt**»fvw*w«w VW/AMOW w< w«j uuoer- signed; and those having claims against the said estate will file them with the clerk of the d }»trict court of Kossuth county, Iowa, as pro- vM«rt ^ law fluly authenticates, for Wow- DISSOLUTION NOTICE, .Notjce is hereby given that the firm of Sohu ^Waterhouse, cigar manufacturers, is dissolved by mutual consent. The business will be continued by F, W. Waterhouse, who will FiWi 1 ! 1 indebtedness of the flrm, and. to whom all Mils due the late firm are payable. JOHtf 3CHU, P, W. WATBUHOUSB Algona, Iowa, Aug. 17, l|ep. gsta IT'S HIGH TIME TO DO REPAIRING! Our yard far- Irishes superior lumber at lowest market prices, Quick, Retiatyc Service. Uth, Shingles, Sash, Doors, Cement, Stucco mi Lime a Specialty, DR. MARGARET E. COLES, Homeopathic Physician and Surgeon. Office and residence in Boston Block, ALGONA, IOWA. DENTIST. A. L. RIST, D. D. S, Local anaesthetic foi deadening pain in gums when extracting teeth. Sutt'sSure Remedy for Hog Cholera, NOTICE TO BUILDERS, Sealed proposals will be received by M P i^tnin'/S 0 ?^ W aito , r a° f KossutU 'county until 13 o'clock noon of Sept. 6, for the eveo tion ( ma completion ot a barn above Its imm datlon, to be located on the countypSo"?armln Oresco. Plans and ™m' J ? ave , be en around in different lo% & where S ? W ' 8 B°9 c «°lera Prevent- er has been most extensively usedT and it to no longer an experiment ; *u has proved itself a positive preventer where Tt has been useS according to directions, ft nd ! will guarantee it in every case "' No nV For sale at my home in Algona Iowa Manufactured and guaranteed *y ALGONA, IOWA. ^ , <' •!•' \r

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