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THIS tJPPEB DES MOTKESt ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 18, 1899* •TOKTEfTBS. Th« latent English golf story Is toW Mr. Justice Jjtuwtsncd against Him-* A y0Ahg woman who played the pianoforte once asked Brahms, the composer, as to the advisability of giving a concert in Vienna. "Are you all ready," Inquired Brahms. "Certainly, dear master; may I play something for you?" "Oh. no, no; I meant only have you a new gown and gloves?" "Yes, sir." "Pity; otherwise I should have advised you not to give the concert." The following etory Is going the rounds in Vienna: A well known Austrian anti-Semite and statesman encounters three private soldiers. "Would you shoot me, if you were ordered?" he asked the first. "Certainly, I would obey orders." "What is your religion?" "I am a protestant." "Well, and you?" to the second. "I would kill you sure, although I am a Catho- He, like yourself." "And you?" to the third. "I am a Jew, but I couldn't Bhoot you." "Why, my brave fellow? Do you not know that I am the greatest anti-Semite in either Austria or Hungary?" "That is so, but you see I have no gun. I play the big drum In the band." . On one occasion Lord Norbury observed an attorney of doubtful reputation prospecting in the dock for business, and determined to make an example of him. Just as the attorney was climbing over the rails of the dock into the court, his lordship called out: "Jailer, one of your prisoners is escaping. Put him back." Back the attorney was thrust, and the following colloquy ensued: "My lord, there is mistake here. I am an attorney." "I am very sorry, indeed," said Lord Norbury, "to see one of your profession in the dock." "But, my lord, I am innocent." "Yes, they all say that," was the Judge's reply; "a jury of your own fellow-countrymen must settle it." "But, my lord," exclaimed the now desperate man, "there is no indictment against me." "Then," said his lordship, "you will be put back, and if no one appears to prosecute, you will be discharged by public proclamation at the end of the assizes." Crowds in Varrous Cities, _ self. He is an ardent golfer. Recently »v _. . . *»,/.. ,,, he had a cage before him in which hi ! "resident McKinley Addresses felt it necessary to ask one of the wit-i ' rt • • '•• • nesses, a boy, the usual question whether he was acquainted with the feature of an oath. The ingenious fouth replied: "O* course I am. Ain't I you* caddie?" PRAISES WORK OF TROOPS, In HI* TV'elcoin* to the Returned Volna- teers at Far R o the Chief Executive D»c» Significant Words—Qnr Flag Jto Stay In the Philippine*. One of the applicants for a consulate in Japan, while James G. Elaine was secretary of state, was tne late Samuel Kimberley, of Baltimore, who died in the service in Central America. After he had presented his credentials, Mr. Elaine said: "I should like to appoint you, Mr. Kimberley, but I have mado, it a rule to recommend no one who does not speak the language of the country to which he is sent. Do you speak Japanese?" "Cert-t-amly, Mr. Blain," stammered Mr. Kimberley; "a-ask me s-s-something in J-J-Japanese and I'll a-a-a-answer you." Mr. Elaine had not a word to any, but the Japanese post went to another man, all the same, and Kimberley went to Central America. One day Kimberley met a young woman who threw her arms impulsively around his neck and kissed him. Seeing her mistake, she drew /back and angrily asked: "Aren't you Mr. Jones?" "N-no-no, madam," replied Kimberley, bowing; "I'm n-n-not, but I w-w-wish to thunder I w-w-was." Kented houses are unknown in Jetmore, Kas. Every house is occupied by its owner. The town has about 375 inhabitants. We refund lOc for every package of Putnam Fadeless Dyes that fails to give satisfaction. Monroe Drug Co., Unioiiville, Mo. Sold by all drug-gists. Hope often pilots us over many dangerous places. 8B1OO Reward W1OO. The readers of this paper will tie pleased to learn that there is nt least one dreaded disease that science has been able to cure In all its Btat;es, and that Is Catarrh. Hall's Catarrh Cure Is the only positive cure now known to the medical fraternity. Catarrh being a constitutional disease, requires a constitutional treatment. Hall's Catarrh Cure Is taken Internally, acting directly upon the blood arid mucous surfaces of the system, thereby destroying the foundation of the disease, and giving the patient strength by building up the constitution and assisting' nature in doing its work. The proprietors have so much faith In Its curative powers that they offer Ono Hundred Dollars for any case that It fails to cure. Send for list of Testimonials. Address P. J. CHENEY & CO., Toledo, O Sold by druggists 7f>e. Hall's Family Fills are the best A whistler or singer possesses a happy heart. FITS PermanontlyOureu. Woflts ornervousnoBS after Srst day's use of Dr. Kliuo's Great Nervo Restorer^ Bend for FllKE Sii.OU trial bottle and treatise. Pit. B. H. KLINE.Ltd..831 Arch St»FlUladulphia, ftfc Live for the present as well as the future. Piso's Cure for Consumption Is our only medicine for cougbs ana colds.—Mrs. O. Belte, 4398tli Ave., Denver, Col., Nov. 8, '05. ..." Bad habits are hard to dispense ; with. Sick headache. Food doesn't digest well, appetite poor, bowels constipated, tongue coated. It's your liver 1 Ayer's Pills are.liver pills, easy and safe. They cure dyspepsia, biliousness. 2Sc. AHDruggists. Fargo, N. D., Oct. 16.—President McKinley and his cabinet members completed their day's work Friday in Fargo, N. D. The population, re-enforced by thousands from Crookston, Devil's Lake, Jamestown, Grand Forks, Grafton and other towns, was at the station to greet the presidential train. The president was escorted to the Waldorf hotel, across the street from the station, and from the balcony he addressed the crowd, in front of which stood the three Fargo companies of the First North Dakota volunteers, Just returned from Manila. President McKinley in his speech warmly praised the conduct of the troops in the Philippines, closing with these words: "Our flag is there where you left it, you boys of the North Dakota volunteers. You left It there in the hands of those who took your places, without blot and without stain. And wherever that standard is raised, whether in the western or the eastern hemisphere, it stands for liberty, civilization and humanity. Our flag stands for liberty wherever it floats. And we propose to put 60,000 men behind that flag in Luzon to maintain the authority of the United States and the honor and glory of the republic in the interest of civilization and humanity. We accept the responsibility of duty at whatever cost." At 10 o'clock the train started for Aberdeen, where part of the returned pouth Dakota volunteers will take part in the demonstration. At Superior, Win. President McKinley's greeting at Superior and Duluth came mostly from .the school children. He was introduced by Mayor H. W. Dietrich, and spoke briefly upon the apparent prosperity of the district. Secretary Long's speech was very brief. Secretary Gage said a few words of greeting, and the others were sim- iply introduced to the crowd. A delegation of school children then presented to the president and his cabinet members souvenirs of the first visit of a president of the United States •to the headwaters of Lake Superior. Only twenty minutes were spent in Superior. At 1:30 the president's train arrived in Duluth. President Speaks at Duluth. The day was clear and cold, the crowds noisily enthusiastic and the president seemed to enjoy the demonstration. The fine decorations in honor of the president culminated at the high school building, which was resplendent with flags and flowers and streamers. Ten thousand school children bearing flags were massed upon the broad steps and terraces to salute the president. His carriage was drawn up before the entrance, and without leaving the .vehicle he addressed the crowd. On the Way to Fargo. There was but little speechmaking at Duluth, and before 2 o'clock the president had returned to the train, which left immediately over the Northern Pacific for Fargo. Crossing Minnesota half a dozen stops were made, the president appearing on the car platform. At Brainerd, Aitkin, Staples and Wadena large crowds with flags were assembled, and he addressed them at Brainerd. Mrs. McKinley is in better health than at any time since leaving Washington. Triumphs Over Canada, Washington, Oct. 16.—Under the modus vivendi concerning the boundary of Alaska, which Canada has accepted, the United States surrenders no substantial advantage. Dyea and Skaguay remain on the American side of the line. Canada gets no port on Lynn canal or elsewhere on tide water. Neither does she get territory on, any stream navigable by vessels much larger than canoes. In fact, the line was drawn by this government, and imports into the Klondike through the Chilkoot or White pass will have to cross American territory. The line agreed upon is only temporary, but it puts upon Canada the burden of proving that she is entitled to any further territory. \Viiut youy uibuitticiio or lieard a beautiful or rk'.li Hitiolc? Then ers , . BUCKINGHAM'S DYE M Its good enough i"or Uncle Sam anc| Us good euou *'H for you, New ItuliiiK on JJiUjhruptoy. Milwaukee, Oct. 16.—A decision of great importance in bankruptcy cases has been handed down by Judge Jenkins of the United States Court of Appeals. The court ruled that judgment secured against an insolvent person within four months preceding the filing of bankruptcy proceedings is void. Inasmuch as it is an apparent impossibility to determine to a certainty the exact standing of creditors, it is stated the decision will result in a rush for other security. 8oii<ls Fraternal Greeting, London, Oct. 16.—The church congress now in session at the Royal Albert hall, London, received a message of fraternal greeting from th$ American ch,urch congress at St. Paul. Minn., and returned a grateful RC- kno-wledgeme,nt. Peremptory prdera I*«n«4. Washington, Oot. je.—Peremptory orders fcaye beea issued for the New Qrjews |p prQce^a fa tfef o tbs CRAM81E fft (S'ftEET OWEV, fiostoa'« Tnrhni«nt Itelcoto* ta the I Great Salloft (Boston, Mass., Oct. 16.—BSilly 26,000 {p&opl* were crowded in and arotthd the union Btation wh«n Admiral Uewey ar rived here Friday night. In the rush to get a look at the hero he was almos carried off his feet. The admiral was met by Mayor Quincy and a delegation representing the Home Market club, the chamber of commerce and other municipal bodies He rode at the head of a column o 10,000 war veterans through the city's principal down-town streets to tho Hotel Touraino, which will 'be his home during his three days' stay. Al the streets were profusely decorated and crowds lined the sidewalk. The admiral, after dinner, witnessed a fine display of fireworks on Boston common, from the hotel, and retiree soon afterward. Today he will bo presented with a watch at the city hall and review a parade which will include the entire state militia, mobilized fof its fall maneuvers. In the evening there will be a 'banquet at the Algonquin club. The admiral expects to leave for New York Sunday. FIERCE FIGHT WITH ROBBERS, Attempt to Hold tip a Tonnonaoe Uanh Rosalia In Death to Two. Nashville, Tenn., Oct. W.—At Sevierville, Tenn., Friday morning three masked men entered the bank, pointed pistols at the cashier, John Marshall, and the president, William McMahon, and demanded the money. Mr. McMahon threw all the loose change into the safe, seized a rifle and began shooting at the robbers, who returned the first. At the same time Marshall ran out at a side door, pistol in hand, jahd shot one of the horses belonging ;to the robbers. One of the masked men, Pearl Thur|man, was instantly killed by McMa- jhon. Cal Derrick, another of the rob- ;bers, was wounded serlpusly and is in 'jail. William Derrick, the third rob- "ber, escaped to his horse. Citizen pursued him, and his horse was wounded, but he rode over a mile, when 'the horse fell, and Derrick sought refuge in a barn. He was surrounded, and he shot himself in the head rather than surrender. All three robbers came .from Knoxville. AMERICANS FALL IN BATTLE, Major Cheathnm Kncountors Rebels anil Puts Them to Kout. Manila, Oot 16.—-Major Cheatham, .with a scouting party, while proceeding along the west shore of the lake •Thursday, encountered a force of rebels strongly intrenched at Montlnlupa. Major Cheatham reports that ho drove the rebels from their position, and that In the engagement three Americans were killed and two were wounded. Rumors are in circulation in Manila that Major Gheatham discovered three American prisoners who had been 'bound, gagged and shot by the insurgents. These rumors, however, aro not confirmed. Gen. Schwan, wi-th the infantry, has reached Bacoor. The troops are greatly exhausted, having had one of the hardest marches of the campaign. Railroad Strike Threatened. Indianapolis, Ind., Oct. 1C.—Those who are managing the proposed strike of the Big Four telegraphers say that the vote will not be completed until tonight. If a majority vote to strike, then the federation union of the Big Four, which includes all the telegraphers, conductors, firemen and train-; men generally, will discuss the troubles' and a two-thirds majority must be won over before a strike can bo inaugurated. Telegraphers say that they can surely show a majority for the strike. Ouo Death from Yellow Jack. New Orleans, Oct. 16.—The board of health report for Friday is no new cases and one death. Jackson, Miss., Oct. 16.—One new case of yellow fever was reported by the state board of health Friday. Two suspicious cases are under observation. The continuous warm weather is somewhat unfavorable for stamping out the fever. Key West, Fla., Oct. 16.—The new ases of yellow fever number ten. No deaths have been reported, Will Be Left to the President. Washington, Oct. 16.—Senator Davis of Minnesota, chairman of the senate committee on foreign relations, is of the opinion that congress at its .coming session will not attempt to establish a civil government for the Philippines, but will leave them under the control of President McKinley, who will thus be enabled to continue military control for an indefinite period. Scotsman Goes to Pieces. Montreal, Oct. 16.—Confirmation has been received of the report that the steamer Scotsman has gone to pieces. The vessel broke up during a storm on Sunday last, and its rsaptain and the officers remaining with him are being brought to Quebec by the government steamer Canadian. Cotton Warehouse liurnml. New York, Oct. 16.—The big warehouse at the foot of Forty-second street, Brooklyn, owned-by the Bush company (limited) of 27 William street, and the 8,000 bales of cotton which were stored in it, were destroyed by fire Friday. The loss will probably amount to J300.0Q0. New Kegliueutu to Washington, Qct, 16.—Secretary Root has directed that Gen. Shatter be la- formed that sj* of the additional volunteer regiments have been ordered to report to Mm for eisbarkattpij for* Manila. Flv« Pf tfewf r<sftm.eat$ we to go tff Ban Fr&noleco, «ng Qn« wUj tm- PAIL TO FIT, their Oftrinefets Are Well Mttrt* fcnrt 8ho*r Good \V6rknmhnhip. "The best that can be said of the clothes imported by American men from London is that they are well made," said Nelson R. Huntingtoh of New York, who has spent years abroad In the study of the hospitals, "They never fit. Indeed, the art of misfit seems to be carefully studied. The garments of both men and women never set well, and even the actresses, who are supposed to be exacting, suffer from the inability or indisposition of the English tailors to fit the figure. The finish, however, shows fine and •thorough workmanship. The French achieve better fits, but the work is atrocious, making the best garments look cheap and hurried. Not even important buttons are secure. American tailors and dressmakers surpass everything in Europe in making a fit, and the finish compares favorably with the English. The New Yorkers who import garments made by Poole and other fashionable London tailors had them refitted by American tailors until a year or two ago, when the latter refused to touch them at any price."— Philadelphia North American, THE PRESSMEN PLEASED. Xhe TratiRcontlncntal Trip Wa§ » Surprise to Tlietii. The following telegram has been re- cMyed by Mr. D. McNlcoll, assistant general manager of the Canadian Pacific Railway, from Mr. W. S. Dingman, president of the Canadian Press Association: "Vancouver, Aug. 21, 1899. "One hundred members of the Canadian Press Association are deeply grateful to tho Canadian Pacific Railway Company for the unremitting courtesy and hospitality which has made their trip across the continent the most Interesting and pleasant of all their outings. Though conscious of the sterling work accomplished in the spanning of a continent, for a large part remote from settlement, and in the opening up of a territory as vast aa some empires, the actual view unfolded on tho Journey has Impressed the excursionists more forcibly than words can represent. The development all along the route, in cities as well as in agricultural and grazing sections, has surprised us, and is most encouraging to lovers of solid progress and hopeful prosperity. The ease and comfort with which the trip from ocean to ocean is attended in the cars and in the C. P. R. hotels, through a service unexcelled anywhere, is a triumph for Canadian skill and enterprise second only to the financial and engineering victories attained in the building of the greatest Bcenic and developing line in America. "W. S. DINGMAN, "President Canadian Press Association." Horseshoes made of cowhide are in use in Australia. AsU For the BoHt Beading. Liberal religious literature sent FISMIC on application to Mrs. H. D. llced, 132 N. 38th ave., Omaha, Neb. Push and progressiveness precede prosperity. C WITH A TAIL! Every One Has Noticed the New "C" In Town. It Has Come to Stay With Us D'orever— Ilealth Follows In Its Trail—A Welcome Awaits It Everywhere. Not BO long ago everybody's curiosity was aroused by the appearance in town of a »ew "C." It looks like this: The aueer "C with a Tail" has made its way all over the United States, and here as everywhere it promptly jumped into popularity. Why? Because the "C with a Tail" is a cometof health followed by a coma of happiness and joy. It has come to stay with us and radiate its benefits in all directions. The new "C" is part o£ the trade-mark of Coscarets Candy Cathartic, the ideal laxative and guaranteed constipation cure. They make the liver lively, tone up the bowels, purify the blood, brace the brain, put everything right as it should be. Buy and try Cascarets to-day. It's what they do, not what we say they'll do, that proves their merit, All druggists, 10c, 25c, or 50c, or mailed for price. Send for booklet ana free sample. Address Sterling Remedy Co., Chicago; Montreal. Can., or'New York. This is the OASCARET tablet. Every tablet of the only genuine Cascarets bears the maxic letters "CCC." Look at the tablet before you buy, and beware of frauds, imitations nnrl substitutes. OMMEL The Best Saddle Coat. SLICKER K«ps both rider »nd saddUi perfectly dry In the h»r<l«st storms. Substitutes will dlsappplnt. Ask for 1897 pish Brand Pommel Slicker- It Is entirely pew. If not for sale In your town, write for catalogue t<? A- J. TOWER. Boston. M»ss. lit •* I •*" GAVE little thought to my health," Writes Mfts. WM. V» BELL, 230 N. Walnut St, Canton, D., to MfS. fihfe* ham, "until I found myself unable to attend to my household duties. * " I had had *my days of hot feeling well a«d my monthly suffering, and a good dftfcl of backache, but I thought all women had these things and did hot complain. "I had doctored fof some time, fcui no medicine seemed to help me, and my physician thought it best for me to go to the hospital for local treatment. I had read and heard so much of your THOUGHTLESS WOMEN Vegetable Compound that 1 made up my mind to try it. I was troubled with falling of the womb, had sharp pains in ovaries, leucorrhoeaand painful menses. 1 Was so weak and dizzy that I would often have severe fainting spells. I took in all several bottles of Lydia 15. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound and Blood Purifier and used the Sanative Wash, and am now in good health. I wish others to know of the wonderful good it has done me, and have many friends taking it now. Will always give your medicine the highest praise." MRS. A. TOLLE, 1946 Hilton St., Philadelphia, Pa., writes: ••DEAR, MRS. PINKHAM— I was very thin and my friends thought I was in consumption. Had continual headaches, backache and falling of womb, and my eyes were affected. Every one noticed how poorly I looked and I was advised to take Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound. One bottle relieved me, and after taking eight bottles am now a healthy woman; have gained in weight 95 pounds to 140 pounds, and everyone asks what makes me so stout." The sudden deaths among men is eight times greater than among women. An omitted letter makes friends, fiends; crows, cows. Tho man who never cares what is going to happen has little trouble in this world. The tongue of a full-grown giraffe is about eighteen inches long. To Xio« Anerelfls and Southern California Every Friday night, at 10:35 p. m., a through Tourist Car for Los Angeles and Southern California, leaves the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway Union Passenger Station, Chicago, via Omaha, Colorado Springs and Salt Lake City, for all points in Colorado, Utah, Nevada and California. In addition to the regular Pullman porter, each car is accompanied by an intelligent, competent and courteous "courier," who will attend to the wants of passengers en route. This Js an entirely new feature of tourist car service, and will be appreciated by families or by ladles traveling alone. Particular attention is paid to the care of children, who usually get weary on a long journey. These tourist cars are sleeping cars supplied with all the accessories necessary to make the journey comfortable and pleasant, and the berth rate (each berth will accommodate two persons) is only ?6.00 from Chicago to California. Ask the nearest ticket agent for a tourist car folder, or address Geo. H. Heafford, General Pass, and Ticket Agent, Chicago, 111. Outdoor musical performances are not permitted in St. Petersburg. Choice Farm Lnnilfi In Minnesota nnd Dukotus. Mostly Improved, Low prices, easy terms. Special R. 11. rales. Write Boon as possible Klvlng description of what IB desired. WM. K14EB, St, Paul, Minn. Eleven cubic feet of water, whan frozen, make_twelve cubic feet of Ice. Cored After Repeated Failures With Other* I will Inform addicted to Morphine, Laudanum, Opium, Cocaine, or never-falling, ijurmloBu, home- cure. MM. M. 11. Baldwin, Box 1212, Chicago, 111. Indians seldom wear head covering. Does this account for the fact that bald Indians are exlremoly rare? In Germany a tramp is called a "chausiergrabentapezierer." The gross earnings of the Chicago Great Western Ry "Maple Leat Route" for the fourth week of September, 1899, show an Increase of $42,220.24 over the corresponding week oil last year; making a total increase of $111,959.72 for the month of September. The total increase since the beginning of fiscal year (July 1st) to date. $2G8.595.4Q. Drop a few small nails in the bottom of the ink bottle. The acid in the ink will then exhaust itself upon the nailfl and pens will not corrode. TO CURE A COLD IN ONE DAY, Take Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablets. All druggists refund the money If it falls to euro, 860. E. W. Q rove's signature on each box. There are 1,000 vessels which cross the Atlantic ocean regularly every month, some of them twice a month. DR. ARNOLD'S COUGH - 1!LL|B niTCUTC B - u - BVA»S, 1010 r st., wash. r 0 I rN I A lnf?ton,D. o. Opinion aa to patent. I n I fell I Ul - • CURES COUGHS AND COLDS. PREVENTS CONSUMPTION. All Drucclsts. 85o. '* ability and bookof Instruction trao' Bill WAfiE*^ t or '" ' u " a winter to Ueut or WYU If HUH*W Lady Introducing our roods 1» thin county. Funiculars FREK. K. II. TREAT A CO.. Fubllahors, Now York City. •**•*" Get your Pension DOUBUE QUICK Write CAPT. O'PARRELL, Pension Aeent, 1425 New York Avenue. WASHINGTON, D. C. $3&$3.50 SHOES Worth $4 to $6 coiupuredwltb other makes. Indorsed by o\v.• 1,000,000 woui-ers. ALL LEATHERS. ALL STYLES TUB GENUINK h.tc W. L. Dougli^ name »nd prlc* stamped on bottom. Take no substitute claimed to be as good. Largest maken of «3 and (3.50 ulioes in tin world. Your dealer sboul-' keep them—If not, wo will Bond you apalronrecelptotprlce. BUM kind of leather, size and width, plainer cap to*. Catalogue A Free. ' W. L. DOUGLAS SHOE CO.. Brockton. Mass. W. N. P., Des Moines, No. 42. 1899 MAMMOTH* 'MAILORDER^ MOUSE, 150 TO 166" 'WEST MADISON S CHICAGO THIS EXTRA HIGH-BACK ROCKER $2.35 Surely a marvel for the money. Only toat we owy Furniture in bigger lots than any other Mail Order House, it couldn't be done. This extra, high hack, deep seated, roomy Booker is made of thoroughly seasoned rook elm, finished in a rich dark shade. Its mala feature lies in its extreme size. The total width of the saddle seat is 23 inches. The seven wide, flat spindles connecting with the ornamentally oaryed top are curved conforming to the back of the person using It, thus affording comfort. The arms are large and rounding and the height of back Is 31 Inches. It is a strong, as well aa aq elegant Booker that; ordir narlly would Bell for double our price. j?n which is listed at lowest wholesale prices [Everything tp eat wear ar.^gs*, is furnish. J on receip , LIST f REE.') [) G 'U^ril C'jT'M''A r ; • Ori-r*c r^tfar^'C'rvr*^* ..••n.Ki''aj;iili^5:. rf jR:R.wEN ? F5.-T':RME ONE The firs* five p $aut|fuJ colors, as 1 othew w w«ri»g < swTS £&.-• /'I,

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