The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa on May 6, 1896 · Page 1
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VOL XXV. ALGOKA. KOSSUTH COUNTY, IOWA, WEDNESDAY. MAY 6, 1896. NO. 82. Special 1 .... Silk and FOR M DAYS ONLY. , . . . ; .M/.'^n-i cal DejJiii'tme n 500 Yards Silks and Satins, Regular Price 6O and 75 cents, Sale Price, 200 Yards Silks and Satins, oc Regular Price, 4O and 5O cents, Sale Price, L/J FIFTY YEARS OF WEDLOCK. Golden Anniversary of Dr. and Mrs. M. H. Hudson's Marriage Happily Celebrated. The New McCormick Binder. S-Sii, Many Friends are Received and a Pleasant Evening Spent—Notable Presents—Interesting Ancestral Record. Jno. Goeders. the genuinejarticle. with the f lavqr of the A supremely happy social event was the golden wedding anniversary of Dr. and Mrs. M. II. Hudson, which occurred tit their residence on Thoriug- ton street, Thursday evening, April 80th. There were about 150 guests during the afternoon and evening, and congratulations, hearty and sincere, were tendered to the venerable couple* to whom years have brought the respect and love of all who know them. The rooms were handsomely decorated with plants and flowers. . The spring bad- brought her fragrant apple blossoms earlier than her custom, as if in contribution to the happiness of the occasion and roses 1'rom the cities added their beauty and perfume. Numerous tokens of remembrance came from distant relatives and from Algona friends and relatives. A guest book in white and gold, and suitably lettered came from Dr. J. H. Hallock, brother of Mrs. Hudson, and the.editor and publisher of Christian Work, and the guests were asked to contribute their autographs to its pages. A hair bracelet and chain came from Mrs. Hudson's two sisters, one at Orient, Long Island, and the other at New Haven. This was woven from Mrs. Hudson's mother's hair thirty years ago, and is a family heirloom. The mother, Mrs. Esther P. Hallock, is still living with her son, Geo. W. Ilallock, at Orient, and is 93 years of age. The old Hallock family bible, with the family record, came from this venerable lady, and will be a treasure of her descendants for coming generations. Another contribution from distant friends is a beautiful bed room set, suggesting well earned' rest to the recipients. An interesting sample of California gold came from Geo. Hudson Esq., of San Francisco, Dr. Hudson's brother, and J. Q. Hudson of San Jacinto remembered bis parents with .a./handsome present,^ Numerous, Ifts were, •"•""" *•"••"" '*•" '^^^m^m ^Pw^ THE ONLY RIGHT HAND CUT BINDER MADE. ABSOLUTELY THE LIGHTEST DRAFT BINDER ON EARTH. CALL AND SEE SAMPLE AT Do You Want Some of the kind described ? then call on [gwam*- If you think of buying a binder this year send me a postal card with your name and postoffice plainly written on it, and I will mail you one of the new catalogues printed in any language you may desire. ....Wilfrid P. Jones, Agent. ...Grove & Son. TELEPHONE 19-. t f t t t 9 t * * Made by Howto Plant CORN'. USE^THE Tip Top" Corn Planter KEYSTONE MFC, CO,, IM** Check Bower simple and few parts. Has a « Drill too, Wire dropped or Drill ungeared automatically at end of each row. Marlier movable from side to side without driver leaving Ms seat, JVI a c h i n e adjustable^ width. Very neat in d«y sign and finish, Strong and does excellent work. An excellent fertiliser distributor can also be furnished with it. Call and see its many nice' features and place an early order. Sold by The Wigwam, Algoiia, Iowa* »^t^rl33ir¥F^^w^^jimwwww * * * * * t f f f f f t f f t f ed cane for Dr. vHudsan, ancP an elegant gold watch and chain for Mrs. Hudson, these being suitably inscribed and were tokens of good will from!-cit- izens'of'Algona'. Dr. Matthew H. Hudson is 78 years old. He was born in Suffolk county, Long Island, in 1818. He studied medicine in Berkshire Medical College, graduating in 1844. His marriage took place two years later. He was a strong Whig, and knew and listened to the speeches of the great Whig leaders, of whom he relates very interesting reminiscences. Dr. and Mrs. Hudson were born and brought up within half a mile of each other in Suffolk county. They were playmates, then schoolmates, then lov- ersl then congenial partners in life's soberer journey. They have five children grown to manhood and womanhood. Quincy, the eldest is in California J. E. Hudson, the youngest, is in pros- business at Bancroft, and Mrs. 4 ( The western Star Sulky Plow THIS PLOW PLOWS. , Durable, ea^y to work. If your ftgent do§s pot write us. GALE MFC, C0 f , yClUUO WUO*Uv«»M ww A^M.A*V»-V»J.v^ *»•*•— *.».«.Stella Eeed, wife of Supt. B. P. Eeed, H. H. Hudson and G. C. Hudson live In Algona. Both the Hallock and Hudson families are among the oldest on Long Island. Dr. Hudson is descended from Henry Hudson who gave his name to the Hudson river, and on his mother's side he is descended from Col. Panning, an Irish officer in Washington's army.. The Hallock name is the most numerous on Long Island. There is one neighborhood that is called Hallock-town on account of the predominant name, which is more numerous than the Smiths or the Joneses. Mra. Hudson's family came England in the seventeenth century and settled in Long Island, where they retain the old family seat. Mrs. Hudson is 70 years of age. Dr. and Mrs, Hudson have been residents of Kossuth for 32 years. ARMSTRONG'S MALADY, Fqvmd Jnsane and Removed to the Independence Asylum-^A Sad OJd Age. Thursday last Dr. Armstrong came up from his Irvington home and spent the day with Dr. Garfleid. During the afternoon the commissioners of insanity paid him a visit and decided that be should be sent to Independence, JLt was a clear case of insajuty and no doubl was left in the mind of any member of the board. Accordingly Sheriff Sam- sop and Clerk B. P. Grose accompaniec tlie qnfortunate man to the asylum at Independence on Friday. Dr, Avw strong's nervous system has been ser iously affected by sickness and other causes and be is left in a lamentable condition, bejng almost constantly the prey to hallucinations which, surrounc him. wilb imaginary tormentors and ponspiratprs. He talks of these tftin.gs Almost constantly. One of his stories isthatasectiphwastafcen out oj the iBifl4le of his house, and be taken witl it as a prisoner, on a flat car, and lef in it down by the river west of town When Dr. Garfteld visi|;ed him las week Dr. Aypastrong told aim of.thi aiiia calie4 bis Attention to the artistu what had been done. Another of the .many stories he tells is that a basement has been excavated and a kitchen built on"'the north side of his house. He has been on the watch for thieves, and fre- doing.;,;;Once ^|ie ft ;jj|rtii)]efi',• ..through a screen door aft*ei' ateimagiflair btirglar. He is quite strong, though confined to his house so long, and it was^tliought best to take him to the' asylum j^where his malady will be best understood and most successfully treated. His case is regarded as serious, but not necessarily incurable. He was aware where he was going, and thought he would like to consult with Dr. Hill, yet to some he said he was going'to see his sister in Minneapolis. Dr. Armstrong's condition causes sadness in the hearts of the many in all sarts of the county who have so long mown him and enjoyed his friendship. ""ew men have stood higher in the es- ;eem of his acquaintances. He has been admired for his bright mind and wide information, while his rare social qualities won many firm friends. He s 76 years old and, has a wife and five growp children. He has been a resi- lent of the county for nearly forty •ears, Dr. Kay's Lung Balm cures every kind of cough. Pleasant and safe for all ages. See ad. Diseased blood, constipation, and kidney, liver and bowel troubles are cured by Carl's Clover Root Tea. 2 Sold by Frank Dingley. Summer is Here! will need Summer Footwear. GO TO THE For warm meals at regular hours, also abort orders at nil Sours. Regular meals for 25 cents. WE ALSO CAREY Fine Fruits and Confectionary, We have the finest tee cream parlor in the city. Ladies'entrance on the east side. We have located our restaurant In the L. M. B. Smith building. A. Ht ALLEN, Proprietor. ): Oxfords, L-CDW Shoes;,, i Tan Shoes.- • Light and soft an$ cool:, All kinds of b^ots arid shoes at the CASH SHOE HOUSE. >/ Brownelf & Allred Sign the GREAT WHITE BOOT, -,. '<* "Not How Cheap, but How Good'- Is the Principle Applied to r * "J: V Good Painting I h,ave been in Ajgona 13 years and my work "done during that time speaks for {tself. I am still prepared to give the sanje first-class service as ever, and solicit your patronage. Hope Painting and Paper Hanging.,,,, I (Jeyote special attention to and also do carriage painting, kalsomining.etc. |3f p> §hQp on Call street. _ WHITE PEAR FLOUR. DIAMOND BRAND COFFEE. BATAVIA PRESERVED FRUITS. LION AND GOLDEN CANNED GOODS. { PURE BUCKWHEAT FLOUR AND VERMONT MAPLE SYRUPY >, 0 00 0 ~ > •< j „„ above Goods are the BEST ON TEE MARKET and guaranteed to give satisfaction or money refunded, * , -PATTERSON & HERE'WE ARE .WITH A H- ,+y -j - ^ 4 A. *>o •*>» A. D, Painting, p§ppr Hanging, Kalsomining. German binel plate glass Come and See Our New - V s Carload of Furnltol «- j> H Fresh tfce from factory The Latest Styles! Fine Goods! Ifow lle|] JUST WSTJJN-- We can furnish you a good; well made, three-piece ch^mb^r suit, German i>evel plate glass, at the low price of - '•• • ff. a?"' X t kiifc^^^l^Jtb':!^*^!

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