The Algona Republican from Algona, Iowa on May 20, 1896 · Page 8
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SAB DEATH AT WH1TTEMOSE A. M, Hoteiiing* the Whitte* more Business Man, Fatally Hurt Last Saturday. ^^^^^™ ^Hut II For Cash.... WE HAVE SOMETHING SPECIAL TO SHOW YOU. WE THINK IF YOU WILL CALL WE CAN CONVINCE YOU THAT OURS IS THE PLACE FOR YOU TO TRADE AND A GASH BASIS THE BEST BASIS. M, Z. Grove & Son 0. *. BttOKSON Horses and Wagon Bun Over Him and Leave Him Awfully Mangled—The End domes After 15 Hours, BANCROFT'S GLORIOUS 4fH, TELEPHONE 19. Lime, Stucco, Cement, Carpet Felt and Bld'g Paper. E2f~Spccial attention given to bills. Don't fail to get our figures if you think of building. Screen Do'rs and Windo's Sash, • Doors, and Mouldings BANKS, ABSTRACTS, LANDS, LOANS AND INSURANCE ADVERTISEMENTS. Ambrose A. Call, President. D. H. Hutching, Vice-Pres. Win. K. Ferguson, Otsliier. C. D. Smith. Ass't. C&sh, NATIONAL 6ANK, IOWA. CAPITAL, $50,000. v on V.iuirt to loan at reasonnble rates to parties who furnish first-class security Dlrectors-D. H. Hutblilns, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweller. F. II. A csper, Ambrose A. Call, B. H. Spencer, TVm. K. Ferguson. CASH CAPITAL—S5O.OOO.OO. 'OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS, A.D.Clarke, Pres.. O.C. Cluibb, Vice Pres., Thos. H. Lantry. Cashier, Ueo. L Galbralth, Fred M. Miller, MyvonSclienck, Thos. F.Cooke. Algona, Iowa. GENERAL BANKING- Private Safety Deposit Vaults. Interest Pulrt for Time Deposits. W. H. lugham, Tlieo. President. Chrischilles, Vice President. Lewis H. Smith, Cashier AJLGONA, IOWA. CAPITAL $50,OOO. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and ^ ^ Directors .. „ W. Wads worth. Uarnet IJeviue. On Money Left for Three Months or Over. Money always on band to Loan on First Mortgages, good Collateral. Notes purchased DON'T TAKE ANY CHANCES Second Mortgages and ALGONA, IOWA. Abstracts of Title. None but experienced abstractors has ever ^ • • and is guaranteed. Opera House Block. HAY & RICE Algona, Iowa. Notary Public..^ <^.Loan Agent. Manages Faftns for Non-Residents, The Bancroft Insurance Agency, J. A. FRECH, Proprietor. deck with 13 good Companiesto, do.all^ kinds WJIITTKMOKK, May 10.—A. II. Hotelling one of the loading business men of Whittemore, was fatally hurt Saturday afternoon by being knocked down and run over by his team and wagon, and died as tho result of his injuries Sunday morning shortly after 4 o'clock. Tho accident occurred between 12 and 1 o'clock, Saturday, near Mr. Ilotelling's hay barn. The driver of the team, an employe of Mr. Hotelling, was unable to manage them, one lino having been pulled so far through the ferret that tho buckle caught on it, so that only one lino could be used, and tho horses began running in a circle. Mr. Hotelling ran to their heads, and as he did so the horses veered a little from their course and came right upon him. The end of tho polo struck him in the breast and knocked him down, and then tho horses tramped over him, and then the wagon ran over him. Tho injured man rose to his foot and started for the house. Ho was met by his daughter, who asked him if he was hurt. Ho spoke as though he was not much injured, but said his back hurt him. Ho sat down to rest a moment and then walked on to the house. The terrible nature of his injuries was not at first apparent, but no medical skill could have availed to save his life. The bones of his breast were completely crushed in, though tho skin was not broken, and no external bleeding on- sued. Mr. Hotelling did not begin to realize his condition until ho tried to lie down. He could not remain a moment in that position, so he was i-aisod up and propped in a chair, where he remained until death came. His chest was completely crushed and no surgery could avail further than to postpone the moment when tho spirit should take its flight. Tho only members of the family who were at home at the time of the accident were tho two daughters, Miss Bird Hotelling, teacher in the Algona schools, and her younger sister Vera, Mrs. Hotelling being at Clear Lake visiting at the homo of her parents. As soon as ho realized his condition Mr. Hotelling asked to have his wife telegraphed for. When sho received tho telegram the afternoon passenger had been gone twenty minutes, and she cook the first freight. The telegraph operator kept track of the train and the dying man was informed from time to time whore it was. Ho retained his consciousness to the last, and when at one o.clock Sunday morning the train whistled he noted it and know that his wife had come. When sho came in he said that life for. him was short. It was getting dark. Ho asked her to pray with him and to road the 14th chapter of John and the 23d Psalm and ho repeated after her the words of assurance. Ho was not a member of any church, though ho was a believer iu Christianity and iu Christ as his Savior,.and his dying regret was that ho had not so identified himself. Miss May Hotelling, the oldest daughter, who is a teacher at Mason City, received the news of her father's death while at church Sunday. She at oncoj so- cured a team and was driven through, a distance of 04 miles, with several changes of horses. Clair Hotelling and wife came down from theirlhome at Fulda,Minn,,and was present at his father's funeral, which was held yesterday afternoon. The services were conducted jointly by the G. A. R. andK. of P. lodges, all tho neighboring towns being represented. Algonaseut over about 30 old veterans, and the Knights of Pythias an equal number. The funeral was one of tho largest ever hold in the county. The procession reached from the residence to the cemetery, half >a; mile distant. The pastor of the Baptist church, of which Mrs. Hotelling is a member, preached tho sermon, and tho exercises at the grave wore under tho conduct of the veterans and Knights. A noteworthy thing was the deep feeling shown by the neighbors. Mr. Hotelling was a man of blameless character, and everyone who knew him was his friend. Mr. Hotelling was born in Now York, near Albany, in 1843. He enlisted in the Union army from his native state, and being discharged after a few years for disability ho re-enlisted from Ohio. He was married 29 years ago to tho daughter of A. B. Tuttle, of Mason City, and now of Clear Lake. Lucius Tuttle, formerly of this place, but now of Chicago, a brother of the widow, was present, and two sisters of the deceased, from Rockford, Illinois were present with their husbands. Ovei* by ft Oft* in Chicago* —He Has a Foot Ofttshett, WESLEY, May 17. — Charley Brunaon went to Chicago Friday With stock and had the misfortune while there to fall under the cars and get his right foot and ankle mashed and mangled. Me Is in a hos* pital in that cttv It is not known whether or not he will lose his foot but it is quite likely he will. His brother, who is an op-, orator at Spencer, has gone to care for him. The case of McPherson vs. Giest and Drone was tried at Sexton Monday, Tuesday and Tuesday night of last week before Justice Hager. The plaintiff sued for S100.00 and recovered $75. Bonar & Fellows were for plaintiff and C. A. Cohonour and Welt Miller for defendant. A good many cellars are filled with water as the result of the recent wet weather. Gus Poison has returned to Wesley again. The Wesley band played on the street Monday evening. The boys havenotbeen practicing very long but they give good music just the same. McPherson will finish his new meat market this week. John IT. Ward has purchased the lot just east of the Hotel Central and will build a new meat market there. Con Broen of Algona spent Sunday in Wesley. It is reported that there is a wedding on the string and that one of Wesley's widows will be the bride. L. V. Hamby was chosen as a delegate to the democratic convention to be held at Dubuque tomorrow. John S. Gallagher's new machinery pavilion is going up with a rush and will be one of the handiest buildings of the kind in the county. S. E. Grove's new livery barn will soon be completed. Ole Anderson is,-putting the finishing touches on his new house. The carpenters resumed work on Dr. Kcnney's house Monday. The inclement weather delayed the work about a week. The Kunz Bros, will erect a store building on their lot just west of their present 'location and then have a three store room 'front. Held & Meeting Last Night and Map Out Big Plans for Celebrating the 4th* Will Have Otetiott, Music, Games, Base Ball, Races and Glittering Pyrotechnics—The County invited. BANCROFT, May 20.—By telephone. A big meeting of the business men of Bancroft was held last night at the office of Goo. F. Holloway to take action' towards celebrating the Fourth. Mr. Holloway was made chairman of the meeting and J. A. Freeh secretary. A committee on finance, to solicit funds, was appointed, consisting of J. U. Sheridan, J. A. Campbell and A. Mayer. C. E. McLaughlin, Thos. Sherman and Samuel Mayne were made a committee on speaker. It is hoped that Father Garland of Eagle Grove, may bo secured for the oration. A committee on grounds was made up with Sam Mayno and J. B. Carr, and the meeting adjourned for one week, when reports from these committees will be heard. The success of the celebration is fully assured. There will be no trouble about the money, and a really great celebration will be given. The people of Algoua and the whole county arc invited to come. The North Kossuth Fair Association will have races July 3 and 4, athletic sports will bo provided, and of course a big ball game, and the program will close with a magnificent display of fireworks. good working bfrfef, Mr. A. K. Ctap- saddlels the st'iperintendeht. Owing to the Sunday school convention which 'was held at Corwith last Sunday, no Sunday school was held in Hahmi, but a large attendance is hoped for' next Sunday, there are to bQ at least four teachers. This will supply a long felt want and much praise and encouragement Is duo the promoters, prom'inent among whom are W* J. Birkofer, Mr. Stevens, and Mr. CJapsaddle. Miss Gertie Grose is clerking in the Anderson general store at Corwith. She makes an efficient and obliging clerk. Miss Theresa Blrkofer Is teaching the . summer term of school In the Sorronson district southeast of Bancroft. The rain of last week kept the farmers from work which was resumed Monday. The crops prospects around Hanna were never better. Miss Mary Blrkofer Is home from Corwith where she has been for some time past. Mr. and Mrs. Sheets have been to Mus- catlne where they attended the funeral of of Mr. Sheets' father. For dyspepsia and liver complaint you have a printed guarantee on every bottle ofShlloh's Vitalize!'. It never fails to cure. ' 1 Sold by Frank Dingley. Pasture Notice. Pasturage for 200 head. Two hundred head of cattle wanted. 1,180 acres of good pasture. Two living springs. S3 per head. 33-34 GEO. F. HOLLOWAY, Bancroft. BU11T. IJUKT.—The concert by the Bnrt orchestra, considering the weather, was largely attended and was a success financially and socially. Mr. McGuirc preached in the Methodist church Sunday evening. The Ladies Aid Society elected the following officers for the ensuing year: President Mrs. Chipman, vice president Mrs. Cady, Secretary Mrs. Driver, Treasurer Mrs. Slade. Miss Kate Smith was the guest of Fan- .nie Richards over Sunday. '• Rev. mid Mrs. Greenshiold was installed Ipastor of the Burt Presbyterian church last Wednesday. Several ministers from abroad were present and assisted in the ceremony. Mr. Chapin's new house is ready for the masons, The lumber for Will McDonald find Mr. Eastman is on the ground. Mr. John Kerr is building in the northwest part of town for his hired man. It is expected a side walk to the cemetery will be built this season. Mr. J. R. Davis and family are living in .their new home. The Presbyterian Mite Society had a sociable at Mrs. Wheeler's last week. for C. W. PLUM CREEK. PLUM CREEK, May 15.—Fred Miller's carpenters begin Monday on his new barn. C. W. Hopkins lumber came the first of the week. The muddy road causes delay in getting It hauled. Grass is tall enough to mow this middle of May. C. W. Leeper is turning sod Hopkins. Tho rains have delayed planting. Some are about through and tho big half of tho corn in this locality is planted. Rice and Gardner have corn up. Any one wanting calico or largo white corn to plant can get it at H. Warner's. * Mrs. C. Phillips, of Bancroft, is down visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leepor. To-day the law is off on tho finny tribe. Look out for fish talcs. Tho roads are muddier than for three years. Is always on Will write Insurance anywhere in Kossutn conniy Foundry and Machine Shop, MULUCA& OHNSTEDT, Props. of short to HA1UUSON, IlAimisoN, May 18.—The continued rain of the past week have delayed fanning considerably and all the low places and sloughs are filled with water which will hinder planting for some time. There will doubtless be an abundant hay crop this year and pastures are looking fine. The new United Brethren church of Ledyard is rapidly progressing. The work is being well done. Rev. Walker is the boss carpenter and that accounts for it. Fred Hartzell, Jr., has returned to his home after an extended visit with relatives in West Bend. The Ledyard creamery, wo understand, has done well so far and is receiving between three and four thousand pounds of milk daily. We consider this a good beginning. The butter is of an excellent quality. Rev. Filkins preached in tho Slyter school house at 3 o'clock, Sunday, May 10th. ' Mr. Geo. Reicker is now wearing that beaming smile chat is only worn by the happy father of a new sou. We roost heartily congratulate you, George. BUFFALO FORK. BUFFALO FORK, May 19.—Gottlieb Riko is suffering with an attack of Quiucy. Mrs. Graham starts today for a short visit with friends at Webster City. Tho L, M. S. will give a lawn social at Mr. Fox's Friday evening, of this week. All are cordially invited. Masons are at work laying the wall for Fred RingsdoriFs new house. Mr. Goodlad of Burt is doing the work. Miss Eveleyn Storm has a new bicycle. Mabel Blakesborough visited her parents this week. Brahn Watkins is breaking with two teams on the prairie, just north of the church. FENTON, FKNTON, May 18.—All our Fenton farmers enjoy planting corn for they intend to have a good crop this• year. We understand that some of our farmers in the ad- joining'country, west, are replanting their corn, but our county is all right, so far as wo know. The rain we had last week filled the sloughs and creeks with water but it was good for llax, of which there is quite a little in these parts. F. Thompson lias his new house nearly completed. Dehnert Bros, have the job. P. Weisbrod also has his new house nearly completed. Peter is putting up a fine building for a farmer, but everybody builds to suit himself. A. Kinton, of Forsythe, was seen on our streets last Sunday. Jno. Light, one of our finest young men, has a secre^, road that goes north. The best hound jn the country could not track him. Eow (far he goes he does not tell. BANCROFT LOCALS. The Bancroft base ball club has organized for tho season and will start out with a first class outfit and a first-class club. The merchants of the town have shown their interest by subscribing liberally for the equipment of tho club. When everything is in shape the boys will pay some attention to the small towns around here, including Algona and Ledyard and will settle all old scores with Swea City and Germania. There is no mistake about this. Jas. L. Johnson has been elected as captain, E. C. Swain as secretary, L. A. Barslou as treasurer and J. A. Freeh as scorer. Mr. Flint, west of the railroad track, is putting up a fine residence. That quarter of tho town is making great strides and is having a very healthy growth. J. A. Freeh writes all kinds of insurance. James Johnson, C. C. Thompson and Jas. Sheridan are oil to the democratic convention at Dubuque. They are 10 to 1 and will do ill they can for Boies and Lund. Grant Hawkins, of Morning Sun, Eddie Hawkins, of Packwood and Miss B. Es- tellaAsper, of Marble Rock, Iowa, have been tho guests of A. J. Berryman and Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Byrne. Grant returned to his newspaper at Morning Sun Monday, night. Bancroft is now putting in a telephone exchange and switch board. Furstenberg's new building is nearly completed. It will bo occupied by Paul Hackl & Son, for a general merchandise business. M. H. Hahn's building is being moved to the J. A. Winkol lot. About an even dozen life insurance agents, representing five companies, are iu town today trying to do business, and J. A. Freeh is writing some insurance himself. Mayor S. W. Callauan has bought the H.W. Phelp's residence. He will put in a furnace and make many improvements before taking possession of tho property as a residence. Father Schemmel is In Algona to-day attending a meeting of all the Catholic priests of Kossuth county at tho parsonage of Rev. Father Nichols. The Norwegian Lutherans are putting up a handsome parsonage In the grove of Hans Oloson, near the Seneca church. This church is Increasing In numbers and Interest and has a prosperous membership. Work will soon begin on the Catholic churches of Ledyard, Swea City and Germania. Hathaway Austin is building a new house. G. 0. Austin has bought tho Shields & Cook elevator and will use the lumber iu putting up farm buildings west of town. The elevator has been out of use for some years. Dr. Paul reports a new girl at J. V. Coleman's. The Grand Army, Sons of Veterans and Relief Corps are preparing for a grand celebration of decoration day- All the civic societies have been invited to participate. Geo. Scanlon is home again. He will be one of the Bancroft players this season Leo. Eckart has taken possession of the Boettscher & Zanders meat market. The Elmore Eye says that Wm. Goodrich, the pioneer farmer of Kossuth county, presented that office with a mess of new potatoes raised this year. They are about the size of walnuts. This Is no fish story, the Eye assures us. Henry Warner of Seneca is putting up a nice house this spring. Mr. Warner is one of the old settlers, a prosperous farmer, a veteran of the war and other good things, and he should live in a good house. COUNTY AND NEIGHBORHOOD. Joseph Mathers and Katherine Andor- fen, of Paairie township, were married yesterday at St. Benedict's Catholic church. Tho Burt schools will be conducted next year by O. E. Klingeman, principal, Mary Cady, grammar; Carrie Goodwin, intermediate and Gertrude Paine, primary. G. V. Slade and Carl Wauge, who have been running opposition barber shops at Burt, have consolidated and are both at work iii one shop. A few nights ago Marshal Kortie of' Whittemore found several boys of that town over a store "bucking tho tiger." The Champion says' "some of our grown men might be 'pulled' for a like offense." Questions affecting the state of the nation seem to bo foremost at Sexton. Tho Wesley Reporter says: "It is said Joe Schaben will take the stump in the interests of Populism. It is sugcsted that Hamby, Hedrick and Shaben should have a triangle debate, as these gentlemen are leaders of their respective parties. The idea is a good one and it is hoped arrangements can be made for it in the near future." S. ( K, Winne, a prominent and wealthy man of Humboldt, hanged himself in his own home, on the 13th inst. Ill health and the loss of his wife are supposed,, to have been tho cause. R. M. Carpenter, of the Ledyard Leader, delivered a temperance lecture at Germania Sunday night. Humboldt papers are agitating a yillago improvement society and the leading citi-, zens seem to heartily favor it. The Emmetsburg Reporter says of tho plans of the Congregational church about to be erected in that place: "The plans are admirably drawn and tho church will be modem in every particular. The ground dimensions will bo74x5r>, and tho building will be made of cream colored brick with brown stone trimmings. Tho main entrance to the building will bo from tho south and over the entrance will bo a balcony which will be utilized for a mother's room. Tho auditorium will be located in the east and north part of tho building and will bo 39x45 feet, and have a seating capacity of about 308. The west part of the church will be divided into various rooms, which can all bo thrown into tho main room whenever it is so desired. Hero will bo the pastor's study, a kitchen, class rooms, a lecture room and a lady's parlor. Tho basement will contain two furnaces and heating apparatus to heat tho building by hot air. The church, as planned, is modern in stylo and will contain every convenience possible and will be commodious as well as beautiful in architecture." The sale of excursion tickets to Clear Lake will be resumed on May 10th and commencing that day excursion tickets will be sold every day up to and including September 30,1896, to Clear Lake and return at one and one-thiM fare. DON'T STOP TOBACCO. HOW TO CUKE YOURSELF \VHItK USING IT. The tobacco habit grows on a man until his nervous system is seriously affected, impairing health, comfort and happiness. To quit suddenly is too severe a shock to the system, as tobacco to an inveterate user becomes a stimu^ lant that his system continually craves. "Bacp- Ouro" is a scientific cure for the tobacco habit, in all its forms, carefully compounded after tlw formula of an eminent Berlin physician who has used it in his private practice since 1872. without a failure, It is purely vegetable ana guaranteed perfectly harmless. You can use all the tobacco you want while taking "Bacor Curt.." It will notify you when to stop, we a written guarantee to cure permanently WANNA- HANNA, May 1S.-A. A. Croso.-tho postmaster, has purchased the general stock of merchandise of John Anderson, of Corwith, and will move it to Hanna as soou as possible. This is something that Hanna has long been in need of, and Mr. Grose's enterprise will undoubtedly be rewarded in dollars and cents. A Sunday school was organized ^t the HannVschool hoMSeMay 10th ip4 is npw a substitute, but a scientific cure, that cures without the aid of will power and with no inconvenience It leaves the system as pure and free from nicotine as the day you took your first chew or smoke. Cured By B«co-Curo and Gained TMFty pounds. From hundreds ot testimonials, the originals of which are on file and open to inspection, tne following Is presented : Clayton, Nevada Co., Ark.. Jan. 2&. 18to. Eureka Chemical & Mfg,, Oo, La Ciosse, Wis-Gentlemen: For forty years I us.ed tobacco in all its forms. For twenty-five years of that time I was a great sutterer IVein general debility upd hear?disease. For fifteen years I tried "(5 quit, but couldn't. I took various rem- edies,_amoug o^ejH ;:?o^;o-Bao/' o gUe de Ip^ . dlan Tobacco Antidote," " Oold," etc,, etc., but none of them did me the Kbit of good. Finally, however, I purchased '•c-Ouro" and it has 2Wy cWK & KW, f fSKK a l a^KaiW «***« numerous acaes could write a, Sold by ail druggists a i-per «x; boxes; (thirty days' treatment), S2.M with iron- clad, wmtetf giarauuee. or sent dU-ect receipt of pneeT Write tov booklet and proofs. \

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