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TO HELP EACH OTttEJR CENTRAL AMERICAN REPUBLICS WILL AGf tOGEfHER urn, tinmen, mi tout m 0£ WfiMC'S WGWh In times of Need—A Tt-eaty to That tertect. ttft* Meon Promulgated — Steps lateen To-tvard the* Fofmatlon of ft Cen- tttti Atnetlcati Jfatlon — £o*m6»& toe- dates ttcf Independence, WASHINGTON, May 27.—New treaties of far reaching importance have recently been made between Nicaragua and Honduras, and official copies have jnst been received in Washington. The treaties have been under negotiation for some time and were finally put into effect by proclamation on the 16th of last month. They are the first practical steps toward the formation of a Central American nation out of the several small republics, Nicaragua, Honduras, Guatemala, Salyador and Costa Bica. The first treaty forms a defensive alliance in case of "foreign war, fan offensive alliance against common enemies. It obliterates commercial frontiers so that foreign goods once admitted to one country are free to enter the other. An express provision is made against the possibility of war between the countries by an article requiring Difference Hetween Them to be adjusted by arbitration by some government on the American continent. Article 53 is the one looking to the union in a single nation, and is as follows: "The high contracting parties sol emuly declare that they cannot and will not consider as foreign the other Central American countries, and that they will labor constantly to maintain the family bonds and the greatest cordiality in their relations, making common cause with them in case war or difficulties with foreign countries and mediating in their interne tional relations. To this end the present treaty will be submitted to their consideration, inviting them to subscribe to it as a common contract American treaty, until the arrival of the day when they shall be incorporated in a single nation." u. FORMOSA A REPUBLIC. «few« of Her Independence Received *t the State Department. WASHINGTON, May 27.—The state department has received a cablegram from Mr. Denby, United States minister to China, stating that the island of Formosa has declared her independence; that the powers have been so notified and that a government, republican in form, has been established in Formosa. This adds a new complication to the situation in the East. Before this government can recognize the Formosan independence it must be shown that a provisional government which can stand has been organized. There are great numbers of Japanese in Formosa, and it remains to be seen what course they will adopt. ] -,, * Not Taken Seriously. The dispatch of Minister Denby announcing the declaration of Formosau independence is not taken seriously at the state department. The United States recognizes Formosa as belonging to Japan, and no matter what may '• J the form of government which the revolutionists of the island may have organized, a recognition of the independence of the island would be distinctly an unfriendly act towards Japan. It is not for the United States minister to China, or to to any other country, to rec- o^nize the independence of any island in revolt. The United States does not recognize the Cuban rebels, and the movement in Formosa cannot be regarded as anything more than a rebellion against Japan. HOARD IS COMMANDER. The Ex-Governor Honored by the Wisconsin G. A. B. GREEN BAY, Wis., May 24.—Ex-Governor W. D. Hoard was elected department commander of the Wisconsin G. A. B. H. W. Thompson of Green Bay was chosen senior vice commander and W. P. Blinii of Antigo, junior vice commander. The parade of veterans had 2,000 in line. It was the last parade of the Wisconsin members, as the encampment voted to abolish the parade hereafter owing to the age of the members of the order. VICTORIA IS 76, Birthday of England'* Ruler Duly Cole- brated in London. LONDON, May 24.— The 76th birthday of Queen Victoria was observed at all the naval and military stations by the usual display of flags. Lord Rosebery, the Earl of Kimberly, secretary of state for foreign affairs; the Marquis of Ripon, secretary for the colonies, and Hon. Henry Fowler, secretary of state for India, gave full-dress dinners at their respective offices. _ _ General Cogswell Dead. WASHINGTON, May 33.— Representative William Coggswell of Massachusetts died at 1:85 a. jn., from kidney trouble, at his apartments in this city, He had been failing rapidly during the day and as night came on it was appar, enttohis family that be had but a short time to live. Much of the time his breath came only in gasps, though the end was calm and peaceful. Ttieitdfty, M«y £1« Stevens & Co., a leading New York cotton firm, have failed. Secretary Carlisle addressed a large audience at Covihgton, Ky., Monday night on the silver question. The funeral of Mrs. Borkee, sister of President Diaz of Mexico, took place Monday. Many distinguished persons attended. The funeral of ex-Governor Burnett at San Francisco was largely attended. Governor Budd and his military staff were present. The Henry McShane Manufacturing company of Baltimore has voluntarily raised the wages of their 1,000 em- ployes 10 per cent. Associate Justice Field of the United States supreme court Monday entered upon the 88d year of his service as a member of the court. Easbound shipments from Chicago last week amounted to 40,820 tons against 48.93J for the preceding week and 47,523 for the corresponding week of last year. The Yorktown and Concord have sailed from Che Foo, China, to Nagasaki, Japan. The San Francisco has arrived at Malaga and the Marblehead at Gibraltar. The Gushing has sailed from Beaufort to Charlestown. Wednesday, May 33. Franz von Suppe, the musical composer, is dend. The 29th annual session of the Minnesota Homeopathic institute began Tuesday morning at the capitol building in St. Paul. Saul Sheukle, a prominent member of the Washington bar, dropped dead at his residence there. Heart disease was the cause. The anti-prize fight law has passed both houses of the Florida legislature and will undoubtedly receive the governor's signature. Information has been received at the war department that there is no trouble or prospect of trouble with Indians in Arizona. According to advices received from the island of Madagascar, fever is ravaging the French troops composing the expeditionary force operating against the Hovas. Thursday, May 83. St. Paul is to have a new weekly paper soon. It will favor free silver. Charles A. Joubert of St. Paul ended his life by putting a bullet in his brain. Medical men of St. Paul have decided that John Bnrrison died of hydrophobia. The Koluische Zeitung says that if the porte rejects the Armenian reforms proposed by the powers a European conference will be convoked. Diplomatic relations between China and Japan have been resumed by the appointment of Count Hayasho, vice foreign minister, to be Japanese minister to Pekin. In Indiana, Cambria and Clare counties, Pa., the frost of Tuesday night, was the heaviest ever known in May. Fruit and early vegetables were killed and crops were damaged. tholf Rights to Entftbtlth frftollc Schools Claimed. WASHINGTON, May 2?.—Representative Hermann of Oregon has iraised & very important question before the interior department in relation to Indian schools on reservations where allotments in severalty have occurred. Me has presented the fight of the state to extend its common school system ove* the Indians and With it the right to establish school districts ill the reserve and for the Indians the right to choose teachers according to the school law, and to be under the law for taxation purposes except as to the lands held by allotment only. The Indian bureau is inclined to take this view, and, further, to hold that it may aid such schools from the fund, out of which it already contributes to some district schools certain sums for each Indian taught by them. Mr, Herrmann has formally presented the matter to the secretary i and it Will likely soon be submitted to the attorney general, as the department says it is the first time the question has come up in this shape before it. Indians on allotments, being uo'iv citizens, assert their right to enjoy a common school education. •. TORE DOWN THE FLAG. An- Canndian Militiaman Displays His tipathy to the United States. LONDON, Out., May 27.—There is some excitement here over the deliberate insult offered to the stars and stripes by a Canadian militia officer. Richard Wagner, a grocer, in honor of the queen's birthday, displayed from his second story window the union jack, the stars and stripes and the Germau and Swiss flags. Wagner is a native of Germany, but a British subject. Lieutenant Deunison of the Seventh battalion, London, made his way through Wagner's premises to the second story and tore the United States flag down. Wagner is highly indignant and will lay a complaint before the authorities. Denuison is a member of the noted Dennison family of Toronto, who are strong anti-Americans. ATTEMPTED WHOLESALE POISONING Serious Charge Against an Old Farmer of Coon Valley, Wit. VIROQUA, Wis., May 27.—Andrew Engebretson, an old farmer living in Coon Valley, was placed in jail here on the charge of attempting to murder his two sons, one of his son's wife, and Claus Nelson, by poisoning them with arsenic. The poison was placed in the coffee and after breakfast all were taken sick. Engebretson, who is GO years of age, is accused of frequently making threats against his family. He is not living with his sons and it is charged that he entered the house during the night and placed the poison in the coffeepot. Stock Yards to Be Sold. Sioux CITY, la., May 27.—Orders Friday, Slay *4. Secretary Gresham continues to improve. Representative Hitt is reported to be growing stronger. Prince Bismarck's neuralgia of the face has reached an acuter stage. Otherwise his health is in a satisfactory condition. The main building of the Star Brewery at Belleville, Ills., with its contents, was burned. The loss is estimated at $75,000. Charles Wiley, aged 20; Kate John- sou, aged 15, and Maud Meyers were drowned at Effingham, His., by the capsizing of their boat. At Paris the Belgian champion bicyclist, Houben, beat rhe American, Banker, in three matches. Distance, 2,000 meters at the Velodrome. Dr. William M. Thornton, widely known as the author of a number of works on medicine and allied sciences, died at his home in Bosjxin, aged 49. Mrs. Anna Annabel <Jf Chicago shot and killed her husband and then killed herself. The tragedy was the result of jealousy on the part of Mrs. Annabel. were made in the federal court for the fthenc'er I hear the whistling wind, Whene'er 1 see the drifting snow, tthflt anxious thought disturbs ftiy MM, So poof the sweetest lass 1 knoWl fcow enn She bido the bitter stofm? the winter, cold and bleak, encmre? She telis me that her wrap is Warm— For she is proud as she is poor. ! think of her whene'er 1 see Another robed in richest furs. There's not another face to me !3o fair, so good and kind as hef9, And when 1 sit beside my firo 1 wish hcf there, for her deaf Sake, And, troubled with its vain desire, It seems us if my heart would bfeak. God teach ht-f 'tis the high and low, 'Tis hot the rich and poor, mate ill, That she may not refuse ine, so that 1 mav have my perfect will. God bless her, keep her evermore! And patient let me hope to see time bridging all the diff 'rcnee o'er She fancies 'twist herself aiid mo. —Ralph H. Shaw in New York Ledger. ONE WAY TO LIVE CHEAPLY, A Scheme That Was Developed by Gallant Colonel Wllk. Joseph Tnnski, the Polish refugee, narrates many stories of the shifts to NVhich ho and his fellow exiles were compelled to resort in order to keep soul and body together. None of these is more curious and interesting than one relating to his friend, Colonel Wilk, who had been decorated by the emperor of the French for gallnut service in the French army, but who afterward found himself obliged to live upon 60 francs a mouth, It was pretty tight work, and so Colonel Wilk had to confess, but one day he met with a strange bit of good fortune. He had been out for n walk and was on his way home when a big Newfoundland dog came running down the street, pursued by a gang of boys and men, all armed with sticks. The dog, panting and terrified, ran straight toward Colonel Wilk and took refuge between his feet. The crowd drew near with loud and excited shouts. "It is a mad dog! Kill him!" A policeman, more courageous than the mob, stepped forward. "Halt!" shouted the knight of the Legion of Honor. "The dog belongs to me. It is not mad." His resolute air and perhaps the red ribbon in his buttonhole made an impression upon the policeman. "Very well," ho said, "since the dog is yours, lead him away." So said, so done. Colonel Wilk took the dog home, washed and combed it, and then went with it to the butcher's to buy it some scraps of meat. For 25 centimes the butcher gave him a fine lot, and on his way home Wilk bought a few vegetables. All these bits—bits of meat, bones and vegetables—he put into a pot together with a suitable quantity of water, and out of the pot both he and the dog made a sumptuous dinner. The problem of living was solved. Day after day, as often as his purse ran low, which was pretty often, he bought bits of meat "for his dog." Nobody Aftittfose A. Call, President. D. It* Untchins, Wm. Iv. Cashi * er, C. D, Smith, Ass't. Cslh. THE FIRST NATIONAL 8ANK, ALGOSA, IOWA. $S<J»<WO, M*nev OH ita&d td Idfttt nt rSaMnaMe rates l» parties ttlttt htriilsH firdl-cittss lecnrlfy jblfeotors-lJi Hi ttntohini, S. A* f ergnJoii, PhUlp BSr^eller, *, tti Vesl»ef , Ambrose A. Call; R. fl. Spencer, Win. K. Fergnsoii. GASH CAPITAL-SBd, OFFIOERS ANIB DifieotoRS,* 6 ?'**-' A. C. Clarke,, Pres., C. C. Chubb, Vice Pfeg,, Thos. B, Laiitry. Cashier, tteo. L Galbraltli, Fred M. Miller, Myron Schetick, Thos, F.Cooke. Algonn, Iowa. GENERAL BANKING. Private Safety Deposit Vfttdts, Intercut Paid for Time Deposits, W* Hi ttigham, President. ChHschiHes, Vice President. LeWia B» Smith* Cashier, Kossuth County State Bank, ALGONA. IOWA. CAPITAL ,$5O,OOOJ incorporated under genoral laws of Iowa. Deposits received, money loa»ett. foreigni aftrf domestic exchange bought and sold. Collection* made prompt y ami a general banking bus! ness transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. I Directors—W. H. fngham, John G. Smith. J. B. Jones. T. Ohrischllles. Lewis H. Smith,,| W. Wadsworth; Barnet Devlne. R. M, Richmond, Pros, B. F. Smith, Vice Pres. A. B. Richmond, 0. J. Lenander, Ass't, Gas Farmers' & Traders' Savings Banl BANCROFT, Incorporated undcr_the laws of .the State of lowtu ipui IOWA. • me i»ws 01 uie amie ui iun». None but home capital inverted. Autho Ized capital", $00,000. Foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold, and a general bankii businessltraSted. Special attention given to collections. Insurance written. Steamsh a mwsoTOB8 f -B, M.™filohinond, N. K. Sheridan, A. B. lllchmena. B. F. Smith. Samu Mayne.O. E. Mallory, J. N. Sheridan. DON'T TAKE ANY CHANCES Abstracts of Title. Our books are thoroughly complete. None but experienced abstractors hus ev written a word In them. Our work is done by competent persons, and Is guarantee Good work will cost you no more than poor. Bring your work to us and you may sore you get what you pay for and take no chances. BOREAL ESTATE FOANS, FARMS AND WILD LANDS. * HAY & RICE Opera House Block. Algona, Iowa. of New from the Anothnr WASHINGTON, May 23,— Mgr. Satolli, the papal aWegate, has received a copy of a brief encyclical recently issued by the pope on the subject of the union of Christendom. It is addressed to a» Catholics and is supplemental and foi, lows in the same line as the enoyoUcal on the same subject made public about a month ago. __ 87.— Panes' GRAND fU?iPS, MioU., May During the ball game here of Qrand Rapids, in runiung a \wUtowff4 the Mta»e»pdw tench, collided, with Ma»agey Paynes, him aver Saturday, May 35, Police Inspector Williams York city has been retired force on his own application. The statement of the condition of the treasury shows available cash balance, $163,455,805; gold reserve, $98,248,559. Mrs. Victoria Macheu, widow of the late United States Senator Willis B. Machen, committed suicide at Clinton, Ky. Governor McKinley of Ohio has accepted an invitation to deliver a memorial address at Grant's tomb, Decoration day. The Russian thistle has gained a firm foothold throughout Eastern Colorado. Thousands of acres in and about Denver are covered with the pest. William Gardner Hale, head of the department of Latin in Chicago university, has been chosen the first director of the American College of Classics in Rome. Mrs. Williams, wife of Mr. Charles R. Williams, editor of the Indianapolis News, died suddenly in that city, Mrs, Williams was a daughter of William Henry Smith, Monday, May 91, The St. Louis hodcamers' strike has been declared off, Street oar mail service has been begun iu Chicago. The Mexican government has denied the extradition of Thompson, the Sedalia, Mo., banker. Rev. William E. Henshaw, pastor of the Methodist church at Belleville, Ind,, has been arrested on the charge of wife murder. The officers commanding the Irish" American Military union of the United States have issued a call for a national convention, to be held on Sunday, Jun« 1C, in Adelphia Hall, New York. JTred Griffin, who, as cashier of the Chicago National Baijk defaulted for .about $50,0.00, has been sentenced iu the United States court to five years' Imprisonment. t .„ , ,, 'Tjje Charles A. Wood company of Cleveland, extensive dealers jn builders' Kupplies, has assigned tp p. G. $110,000; Mlitie* sale of the Union Stock Yards to : satisfy mortgages amounting to over $1,000,000 in favor of the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Trust company and the Boston Safe Deposit and Trust company, trusties, and A. L. Stetson individually. The priority of the claims is established in the order given, and the stock yards company is allowed only 10 days to settle them all before the sale is made. Nutt Aguln Found Guilty. TOPEKA, Kan., May 27.—The case of Jim Nutt, charged with shooting and attempting to kill Mrs. Jesse Peyton, was given to the jury late at night. The defense made a stronger case upon the insanity plea than upon the occasion of Nutt's first trial. The jury returned a verdict of guilty as charged. The first case against Nutt, for attempting to kill Leonard Colnan, resulted iu the same verdict. Fatal Fire Ht Racine. • " • • RACINE, Wis., May 27.—The residence of Mrs. Alexander Horlick was damaged by fire during the morning and Mrs. Arnold Robens, mother of Mrs. Horlick, was fatally burned. Mrs. Robens had lighted a gasoline stove, when the explosion occurred, the flame striking her on the lace and hands. Both eyes were destroyed and as she is 75 years of age the injuries will prove fatal. ' OFFICE OVER ALQUXA STATE BANK Abstraclsif Tile, Real Estate, Loans, and Insurance. ,was .the wiser,,and the Polish exile arid his dog lived upon 85 centimes a day, and the knight of the Legion of Honor could once more receive his friends like a man of the world. Mczzofanti's Memory. Cardinal Mezzofanti had a memory little short of miraculous. Dr. Russell, his biographer, says that the cardinal spoke with the greatest ease 80 languages; that he spoke fairly well 9; that ho used occasionally, but not with any fluency, 11 more; that he spoke imperfectly 8, and that he could read 11 more. Taking, in addition, the number of dialects he used, some so diverse from the mother tongue as to constitute a different language, Dr. Russell says that the cardinal was master of no less than 111 different languages and dialects. His German was so excellent that he was 'taken for a native of Germany, while his French and English were equally pure; Dr/'Tholuok heard him converse in German, Arabic, Spanish, Flemish, English, Latin, Greek, Swedish and Portuguese at one of tho pope's receptions, and afterward Mezzofanti gave him an original poem in Persian and left him to take a lesson in Cornish. ' He knew several of the American Indian languages and nearly all the dialects of India. Not Necessary I T can sell you a nice new five-drawer Sewing Ma chine at $20, a still better one at $25, so it is not nee essary to send your money east to get a machine tna when you get you will never know at what tactory H is made, and when you should need repairs you maj not be able to get them. It, also, is not necessary tc think about the freight, for— W1NKEL PA YS THE FREIGHT. J. B. "WI3STK1E31,. How is the Time to Insure JSigUteen-Ye»i"Old Embezzler, SAN FRANCISCO, May 27,— John Fleet, 18 vears old, is under arrest in this city, awaiting the arrival of an officer from Chicago to take him back East, Fleet was a messenger in the employ of the Fort Dearborn National bank, and as such was intrusted with the collection of checks and drafts. Nearly two months ago, after having collected $860, Fleet disappeared. Fouglit »< HJ> Ap»ehe», PHCENIX, A, T,, May 27.— Informs tionhas been received through J, J. Fraaier, a prominent cattleman, that a party of cowboys have had a fight with Apaches on the war path who were believed to be members of Apache Kid's baud, A squaw was killed and another Indian wounded, The cowboys believe that She-latter- fe Kid himself. BEFORE THE LIGHTNING AND TORNADO SEASON All kinds of Insurance sold by OPENS The Bancroft Insurance Agency-J. A. Freeh, Prop. HE OFFERS THE FOLLOWING COMPANIES FOB CONSIDERATION: I May 37.—A South- oar, drawing a trailer, crashed into a wagon containing five persons at Seveuty-niutli street and Y«t«s avenue. The wagon was dejsPl* jshed one wpma» was killed, aupther woman probably fatally injured and 8, third slightly hvgt. Only HU Buttons Loft. Ao instance of the great dissolving powers of sulphuric acid is furnished by an accident which recently occurred in the chemical factories at Mulhouse, Alsace. An operative was blown up into the r,-jr and fell into a trough filled about three feet deep with sulphuric acid, the temperature of which was found to be Ul degrees C, ten hours after the accident. The death of the man was only proved by the discovery of his caoutchouc respirator, muzzle, two por- oelain buttons and other insoluble articles, Everything else had chemically •combined with the acid. —London Engineer, [ __ _ , Oscar WU4e, 'Osoar Wilde is a, walking epigraw factory. When an idea, comes into his .head .that-seems avfliJabJe as a disguise foy <truth h'p writes it down at puqe, It doesuM; rnattenvhetljey he is »t R stately djuBBp party or Ui cpUY§rsatipn »t « olub, Bis pad awd pencil aye always w|th .hjm 'aud the pockets of his clothes are never free ft'pnr slips of paper containing startling paradoses clothed .language, ^-Ne\V York Company. Aetna, Hartford Phoenix, Hartford .-,.... Continental, N. Y. ro Association, Pliila,.... Cash Capital, Assets. .§4,000,000,00 ?10,847,816,3<l . 3,000,000,00 . 1,000,000.00 500,000.00 Dos BENEFIT LIFE.,. 3, $39,000; Policy holders, p'ald"in doatli losses, 5,588,058,C (5,754,908.C 5,191,055,0 3,345,353.C 1,863,697,« l,031,587,j 463,314.1 ,10,150,0( §1,100,000; Cash surp , ,.... ACCIDENT, Aetna Life & Accident Insurance Co, i • • • •....... Assets, ^3,977,586 We believe this is tvs good a statement as can bo made by any agency Jn the la and we solicit your patronage. C, !U U.UWI?f "" ESTABLISHED 1860. (Successors to 0. J, Jt RYAN* May SMWTJw body s* an uoteown nuvu., whose pockets were weighted down with stones a»d to whose waist a stone weighing JQ9 where dp tramps get then 1 iwowey tonjake$uropoau trips? said ttamp*.mafo Bow* I ••there's so much fesow P& p»pe?s iouuds was tied with a wire, was taken j tvninp steamers .that I thought they all usa. rder i'id.-^Ro^bur Mass. ) faagette. rom a pond iu is suspected, of (Mass. ) 0 { Romans attempted a teak Uere a~sh,ort time ago and was ih<?t HIB cashier, died at the el' otm( jj es -sisted of tj string made of rags aud n a i. mni j| yewQ j O j rauoid (at. robbery EstateDealerSjAlgonaJoi BH Foundry and QMJWEPT, Props. fcy ffeury YIJI pi<3 tho money fw Wo do rcmaU'lns of all short uovfw, PUH> Bft ba ' ass all mid iipv wovk Jartaek. " 'dona Wo ,04! (3.il< ......tf- -A

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