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Ik Postville Weekly Review. PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY BY W. N.BURDICK. TBRMS: $l.bOATEARINADVANCE. LOCAL REVIEW. -Two now ordinances this week. —Melons cheap at John Tlioma's. —Mr. Hoy Is putting in the basement of his now residence. —Tho Fresh Oyster season has opened at John Thoma'a. —Harry Winter has purchased tho livery outfit of Guptlll. —Brazil Nuts 10c per lb., or 3 lbs. for 25e, at John Tlioma's. —Mis. It. N. Douglass gave some cnjoyabtn tea parties last week. —The "Handy Top" Is the best put on an; carriage W- S. WKBSTKH. -11000.00 worth of Ladies 1 and id' Jackets just received, nt SKEI.TOX & TAMOKXAN'S Mis- --A new sidawalk has beon put down In front of tho Citizon's State Bank block. —John and Addie Sanders and John Crosby arc in Chicago buying fnll goods. —Chief Mucknmuck and his band of brnvci will nttond our groat fair, Sept. Mill to 18th. -Tho' Union Creamery is this week paying 16 els. for croam and 76 cts. for milk delivered. —The Hamilton BrownJ *2.50 Shoe will match ANY $3.00 shoo you can find. JNO. CIIOSBY. — Our schools will term next Monday, months of study. open their fall Now for ninu —Fresh Oysters by the quart, can or dish, at JOHNTUOMA'S. -W. W. Conrson, of Clarion, and Mrs. H. A. Stowe, of Fort Dodge, came to attend the funeral of Dean Alward. For Bale I Carriages of all descriptions for sale. W. S. WKBSTBR. —Loui Sohroeder was setting up the cigars on Wednesday on the advent of bis first born, a boy. Congratulations. Mis* Anna Boston Instructor on tho piano and organ, PoslVille, Iowa. -Lime, Cement, Stucco and Plastering Hair, always on hand and for salo. litf P. J. BBDCIIER , Drayman. Horse-Shoeing. No hit and miss, but a good job overy clattir and prices vory reasonable. TnOS. SlIOKTBBBD. —P. T. Smith and family have moved in with Hardy Barnes the now addition having been completed. We are sorry not to be nblo to. report much Improvement In Peter's health. It has been a long and grievous affliction. Farm For Bale. Consisting of 817] acres, four miles south of Castalia, In Clermont township. 240 acres under cultivation, bal- anca timber and pasture Buildings fair, well watered. Inquiro on tho premises. 23ti THOMAS Moitnu. New Dental Booms. Dr. Will Colo has opened a dental office over the harness storo In the brick block, where ho may be found on Tuesday and Wednesday of each week, where he Invites the public to call when wanting first-class work done in his line. —Will J. Holaban deliverod a J. I. Cass threshing outlit to August D. Meier, of Grand Moadow township, the first of the week. For Balel Tho hrtuso and two lots formerly owned by Dr. Brown will be sold cheap Apply to K. S. Burling, fitf • Great Auction Bale. Jonathan Moulthrop, near tho Bethel church, will have a large auction sale on Thursday, Sept. 24th, including a largo number of fino horses and colts, cows nnd other stock, agricultural implements, household furnituro, etc. Salo commences at 9 o'clock. A. M. —The board of supervisors and the district court nro the diversions nt Waukon this week. Oar attorneys and a few others attended. House and Lots For Bale. I nffur my hotiso and three lots on north Bide of track for salo. S. W. BOYMTO*. —Tho Hamilton Brown $2.60 Shoo for men hayn tho Inrgust sale of any Shoo in tho United States. For salo by 25tf Jxo. CltOSBT. • This has been fair week nt Decorali and National. Noxt week will close the aeries nt Waukon. --Mrs. llaily, of OesMoinos, has benn visiting in this section since tho funeral of Judge Williams. Boarding. Thotn donning board aro informed that I am prepared to ricelvo boarders. Mits. J. P. NAZSTT. —Allamakee county has beon favored with bountiful crops this suuson and samples of tho host of that crop will bo exhibited nt our groat fair, Sept. 14th to 18lh. — The auction season is on. Kxcopt on Friday wo can get out posters the knuiu day that wo recoivo tho order. when you —I nni on my way to the grenl fair to ho hold at Waukon to soe Alfonzo Dockstnder. tho fcnrloss teronnut, make balloon .ascension and jump every day of tho fair. -YOU LOSE MONEY wear anything elso but the Brown Shoe. JKO. Hamilton Cuosnr. —If you want wood Kayo wora with me or any of my teamsters. 1*. J. ButiciiKit, Drayman. Again For Sale. I now offer my residence for snlo at a price that ought to sell it at once. Call and sou it. Mits. H. B. HAKLKTON. - Mesdames Tuttlo and ISurdluk drove to Monona on Monday, milking a short but pleasant stop at Mrs. Norton's. To Our Lady Customers. We havo just received the liuoit lino of Jackets ever brought to Pcslvillo Call and look thon\ovcr. SKKLTON & TANOKVAM. --Pastures aro getting vory dry anil short nnd the milk wagons show that the flow of milk is being rapidly reduced. - Walto? Chriss occupies the unw Lull store room. Wo believe ho now has the finest retail furniture store iu the state. Card of Thanks. Wu hereby wish to publicly express our appreciation nnd heartfelt thanks to each and all who so kindly assisted us in our late beroavemsnt. MRS. M. L. AUVAHD A FAMII.T —Judge Granger's addross Is now Des Moines. While Ms son is attending suliool lliei-o he will niaku his homo in tho oily. -Our thanks are duo Thoo. Dravls for copies of tho Sibley papers, the first wo have soon. They are largo, lino papors and filled with home ndver- tlsirg. We notice that Dravls Bros, carry a column advertisement in both papers, which is proof of their enterprise. Headquarter! for Machine Oils. Tho'.'.brick drug storo as usual is headquarters for machine oils of all kinds. Wo guarantoo the quality to be the best and prices tho lowest. Don't buy a gallon of oil until you cotuo in and oxamine our oils. 16tf H. N. DOUGLASS. IV MEstoRIAH. Lucius Dean Alward was born rear Postvllle, Iowa, Nev. 16, 1866, nnd died Sept. 4,1801. Until a little over a year ago ho had spent his life in or near Postvllle, where he had very extended acquaintance. Ho was held in high esteem by all who knew him for integrity of character and sterling worth of manhood. Ho was recognized as on* of the truest, most worthy young men of tho community. Ono of tho largest funerals that Postvlllo has uvor seen Indicated tho general sorrow felt, nnd the sympathy with tho bereaved family. In his home was seen one of the most beautiful traits of Dean's chnractcr, in his attachment to his mothct and sisters. An only son, he was hl« mother's support and counsolor, the strong arm on which sho was coming to loan moro nnd more. Ho wns a truo son nnd a loyal brother. Ho was convertod nnd united with the M. E. church in Jan. '85, and remnlnod a faithful membor until his death. During his illness, though not thinking himsolf dangerous at that lime, ho spoke freely with his pasiur about his christian lifo, and expressed his love for the Bible and his faith in Ills Savior. In losing a young man of such worth we sorrow, yot wo '-sorrow not even as others which havo no hopo." To tho christian "Therc'i nothing terrible in death; 'Tis but to catt our robe away. And sleep at night without a breath To broak repoic till dawn of day." —Mr. Henry Bollman, of Post town- chip, recoived tho sad news lost week of the death of his daughter, Mrs. Erunia Chrlstisou, at her home in Oro- gon, of typhoid fover. Before her marriago threo years ago sho was engaged in teaching in this county and was Known to many of our residents with whom sho visited frequently nnd who will bo deeply pnined to hear of hor death—Democrat. Postvllle Steam Hill. Tho unilorslgnod having purchased tho Postvlllo Steam Mills formerly owned nnd operated by Hiram Dresser, is proparod to do Sawing, Planing, Grinding Feed, Scroll Sawing ami Turning, nt reasonable rates. Planing and grinding, Monday of each weak. Your patronage solicited. E. D. STILKS. -Do not say Life Insurance Is not a snfo investment of funds. Why do shrewd men of means invest thoir money if it is not safo? According to history, no investments have provod so safo as Lifo Insurance Tho Iown Mutual Benefit Association, of Toledo, Iowa, furnishes the best. BERT COOK , Agt. —Uemember tho political meeting next Wednesday evening. Hon. W. P Kenworthy oomes well reommended as a spoakor. —W. K. Loighton and family have left us, ho having secured a job In the farmers' creamery at Lawlor. Sorry to lose them. --POSITIVELY tho best Shoo on earth for tho money is tho Hamilton Urown 12.60 Shoe for men. For sale hy (24tf) JBTO. CROSBY. As usual thu REVIEW oflico will be headquarters for suliool Mippllcs tho coming school year. We shall aim to keep everything needed except school books proper, which the board sells direct. —Our "devil" wishes to return hi heartfelt nnd sincere thanks to W. F. Drcssor for tv half bushel of the biggest, best, smoothest und slickest Irish lum- [ ous that evor passed thu threshold of his lower jaw. For Bale. Somo choice Poland China Pigs, eillior sex, no kin. Breeding stock all recorded. Good bone and good size and early maturity. Prices reasonable Como and see. G. W. HARRIS. A Good Farm For Sale. Containing 113 acres, (all good farming land) living water, conveuionl to school, good roads, in a good neighbor hood, throo miles south from Cnslalia. For full particulars inquiro of It. t. Hooker, Postville; A. W. Krnmsr, Castalia; or the undersigned on the promises. 13iu2 DANIBL CAMALAN. Republican Speech. W. P. Kenworthy will address the people of Postvlllo and vicinity on the political IHSUOS from the republican standpoint, at Tumor Hall, on next Wednesday evening, Sopt. 16th. All (Including ladies) are cordially invited to attend. Speaking will commence at 7:30. We cannot refrain from adding n few words to the nbovo, not that all has not beon said that could be, but simply to show our own appreciation of Doan and our sympathy for the family. Wo knew him for a number of yoars, aid havo often pointed to him as a model young man, worthy of being patterned after by oyory young man in the com munlty. Kind, affnblo and gentloman ly to nil, ovoryone was irrcsistably drawn to him. His manner, his moral habits and his integrity of charnctor wcro rapidly bringing him to the front in tho business ns well as tho social world. In these fast days wo havo no such young men to spare. They are tho snit of the earth nnd tho hopu of futuro generations. We all mourn hi departure only loss keenly than his relatives. So far as he Is concerneit it is just as well. No mattor what pro parnlion may bo necessary ho was "duly and truly prepared" for tho change. Whilt years of usefulness and honor havo beon cut off hero, lie is free from corrodiug caros that must wt heavily on every life, nnd in life's early foreuoon he 1ms lain down to rest, with tho b'ossings of all nho knew him and the smiles of that providonco which he adored. Youug friend, tho tears we shed nt parting nr> not for you. Beyond tho surges of life's sea wo know if there is a harbor you havo gained an abuudnnt entrance therein. If when the darkness camo there wns a hand outstretched to savo, we know that it was clasped in yours and that it lod you safely to the further shoro nnd up tho stoops to tho o'.ornal city, and that from tho many mansions you will go no moro out forever. Bo it ours uot only to cherish your memory but to e inula to your virtues, that we too may finally lay the burden down as full of confident and trust and reueivo as glorious <i reward. • -Headquarters for Axle Grease, Gasoline, Lard. Caitor, Black and all et the lending brands of Machine Oils, at Waters & Nlcolay's. —Geo. Ksdhoad returned from his Minnesota visit on Tuesday morning, being vory favorably Impressed with southwestern Minnesota. —Excursion rates will bo givon by tho C. M. 4 St. P. It. U. from all surrounding points to our great fair, Sopt. 14th to 18th. Tho rato from Lansing for round trip being 11.25 and B1.60 from Now Albln. —Tho following nleo list of subscribers are entitled to credit and thanks for cash on subscription since our last issuo, throo of them being now: C. A. Hinman, Mrs. R. A. Tullor, H. L. Meyer, Christlno Sohuler,. W. W. Coursou, Col. A. G. Stewart W. W. Perry, Dr. F. J. Beoker, F. Goss, Prof, Hanohelt. —Co!. A. G. Stewart called briefly last 1 : Friday evening on his way west. He will go to Florida to spend the winter sometime In November. -Mr. H. L. Meyer, a prosperous young farmer, residing neur Castalia, and a brother of Carl Meyer, made us • ploasant call Inst Saturday. --The "old reliable" meat market gives us a card this week. You will find everything ulean and sweet there, and tlto bea( of moats on the blooks. —Wo ought to have said before, but overlooked it, that Mrs. J. Gllnos has put in a new sidewalk nnd fence in front of her premises, on Military street. —Tho editors of two rival papers published in Northeastern Iowa will fight to a finish in front of tho grand stand on the last day of our great fair. This attraction has beon sooured at a groat expense to the society. -H. J. MoMaster, of Northwood, ono of the most promluout alliance men of tho district visited his brothor, Mosss, two or throo days this week. Ho will spend the wlnlor In California. We are indebted for a short call. Rotary Shuttle Sewing Machine i At our stock of Boots & Shoes Convince you • • • • * , that it is the most complete stock of ANY in this part' of the state. Styles to suit'all at prices lower than the LOWEST * i I We call your attention to the Standard Sewing Machine because we be- live it to be the very best sewing machine for family or factory use ever invented. Its great superiority over all other kinds is readily admitted by every person when once understood. The Standard's rotary shuttle has revolutionized the whole sewing machine principle and other sewing machine Oo's are paralyzed because of their inability to meet the Standard in competition. The Rotary principle is the only correct principle for a shuttle to a sewing machine. Our trade in this department is proof of what we say. Everything striotly one price. No deviation! JNO. CROSBY. . P. S. Watch for the finest lino of Dry Goods ever shown in Postville. This is to remind yon that tho best and cheapest line of goods tho market to-day is found with us, and we dosirn vou to examine the samo whioh will proyo to you without furthor remark* the truth of our assertion. OI3.A-"S7 «SS CO.. ! Satisfaction THE JEWELERS LADIES' GOLD WATCHES, GENT'S GOLD WATCHES, BRACELETS, BANGLES, BAR PINS, BEAD NECKS, CROSSES, CHARMS, CHAINS, CHAIN MOUNTINGS, OUPP PINS, CHATELAINE PINS, EARRINGS, GARTERS, GLOVE BUTTONERS, JERSEY PINS, LOCKETS, MOUNT HOPE BUTTONS, NECK CHAINS, SCARP PINS, GOLD SPECTACLES. CALL AND SEE US, QEAT as CO. | guaranteed in every Mllrl i and 1 1 hose persons win' are tlx- moat I diulrtil: to' • ' ph'asu we I I 'e.eJ. • MH«i wiH no'. hesitate lo pronounce this ns a ., fuel that. evurylhltig' i." of . 'tho- • quality i represented and will . stand the > lost of wear. Macon. Work. Anyone desiring stone or briok work, or plastering, done, clstorns put In. etc., can have prompt and good work done by applying to me. J. r. NAHTT. ' -Mrs. Burton Harrison, the author of "The Anglotnanlaos," has written a new novel, of New York life whioh the Oanttiry will print It Is said to dual with divorce. -Are you going to our grant'fair at Waukonf Yes, why? Uocauso that society pays awarded premiums, Us grounds are very fine nnd its ntlrac tlons the best offered by any county sooioty in Northeastern Iown. -Mr. MoDaneld has put in a good new walk In front of tho old nemotery wliioh has long been much needed But this will be of little use until ou German friends put in tho walk in front of their aomotory. Now that tho othor is in we hopo thoy will follow the example and do ilkewiso, and we believe thoy will. It has lung beon not only unsightly but dangerous. DIED. Charles Burnham, one of the oldest residents of Franklin township, died at his home near Hardin, on Thursday, after a long and painful illness. His death has been expected for a long time, as his malady, dropsy, with other complications, was beyond the reach of medicine. Mr. Burnham was a man universally respected by all who knew him and his losi will ho greatly felt in the community. Our. sympathy Is extended to the boreaved family. —Wo rogrot lo learn that F. M. Orr Is about to loave us, he having purchased tho Insurance business of Sam Keiser, at Spirit Lako. Ho will go In a few days but his family oxpoot to remain hero until spring. Mr. Orr has resigned his position in the farmers' creamery, and we presume also his position on tho town counoil. Post vlllo loses a good business man nnd Spirit Lako gains ono. Wo wish him abundant succoss in his new fluid of labor. Mr. Orr has filled a number of prom' inent business positions hero. For Ave years he was bookkeeper in tho Post­ vlllo Ba,nk. Then he, in company with Mr. Loui, ongaged in tho hnrdwaro bu Look at what you gain on The Standard Its shuttle makes only ONE MOTION to make a stitoh, while the Domestic, New Home, White, Davis, Singer and all long shuttle machines make FOUR (4) MOTIONS, two stops and two starts with the shuttle to make one stitoh. The Standard needle makes only TWO MOTIONS to make a stitch, while on all long shuttle machines the needle makes FOUR (4) MOTIONS to make one stitoh. It sew from One-Third to One-Half faster than any long shuttle maohine. Its whole shuttle race is SOLID STEEL and can be sinoss, whioh business was successfully replaoed, while on other machines the shuttle race is conducted for five yoars, when it was | ONLY OAST IRON and cannot he replaced. The Standard with its almost noiseless shuttle, whioh turns round like a wheel, with no stop or jar motion; its great speed; its perfeot ease in operation; its perfect tension and elastic stitoh; its powerful feed; with its Steel Set of Foot Attachments, combined with its great simplicity and almost endless durability „ makes it by far the Best and Cheapest sewing with tho progressive interests of Post- maohine in the world, and no one should think of buy- viiio. We cordially commend him to fog a sewing maohine without investigating the prin- the good people of Spirit Lake with the olples 'ffl the Standard Rotary Shuttle and giving the assuranoe that bo will not be found machine a trial. We also handle a large line of other kinds of sewing maohine s whioh we sell. A brand new sewing maohine from 13.50,15.00, 80.00 tq 26,00, and 80.00 for the best long shuttle sewing maohine made, with Steel Set of Attachments. Call and inspeot our machines and especially the Standard before buying, or write us and we will have NOW IS TI TIE TO Bill Feed Cookers, Swill Carts, "Western Washers, cylinder oils, axle grease and' belting. As heretofore, we carry Anything <£c Everything in the line of hardware. Chain pumps,' wood pumps and iron pumps. Tin-Work a Specialty I We can do you good in the Stove line. Watch this space. HOY & McNEIL. sold to the presont proprietors. During (he past few months Mr. Orr has tilled the arduous position of secretary and general manager of the farmers 1 croamory, which ho has managed with his usual business ability. He has beon an aotivo membor of the town oouncll for some tlnio and has been identified wanting, either* in business or social oi roles. , —Miss Millie Laugblin, one of Post- .VlHe'i mighty good girls, reoontly returned' front a two weeks visit at l ~ itw Rapids and PesMolnos, where »ii§« had w most enjoyable tine. —Pr flecker lift* rented lhe upper —The following is the Iowa weathei and crop report for last week "Tho past week was oool and dry, the avorago daily temperature being 8 degrees below normal. A oool wave brought tho temperature down very Short-Horn Bull* Tot Sale. 0,086 t0 lu0 danger line on tho worn„ . , . . . . „ . Ings of the 8d and 4th. Frosts aro Four pedigreed short -horn bnjla> for reported from every dlstriot in the sale cheap. One is eighteen months state, but the damage is light. The old, thVothere younger. Three mile* ".mount of rainfall was generally bolow southeast of Postvllle 18m8 Doe aa .aootr M &<M Itt. the seasonal average, nut there is , lack of moisture In any part of the P. CORCORAN. | date, The week has been favorable for -4>Hr potato fair has opened, and as I thresbinrand fall plowing.. There will —yi" P 1 *.™ »w * r ..? ifo fc oonslderable inoreasc lo the.aore potato*, are plenty and cheap we i nope | ^ w , whoftt 8Dd rye Corn has made slow progress, and least two weeks of fftVorable;vtr$athejf needed to place the bulk of lho : crep beyond danger from bea,vy frost* qrof Mr. Lull's new building, next parties competing for "premlnnw" will iltfjurnltnre ifoje, »hd will occupy bring at least a pack. So far W. L J $'iM&tifa'$^to* ."Weep. " 9m?im» - "on wm% Chase takes the cake with ft potato 9| inches long and proportionately large. ngi About one-third of the crop Wfll require »s3 nearly a mofiuh to ripen, and the pre* .rir.-T —"TV- . , entprospeotU that tltara wlU N mm -Wordhaa been received that J.I. than the usual quantity of^ft flow In W. CHRISS, -It is wonderful what sohoinos are afloat to secure advertising for nothing, Within a week we have received pro positions enough to nil the REVIEW 'from corner to corner" with advortls ing for which we *re offered almost | OUT agent Call and tihOW you overy conceivable thing in payment by paying about what the articlo is | worth in oashl In this list are Ineladed a town lot in an imaginary town in tho | pine woods of Maine, pianos, buggies, fanning mills, cook stoves, patent med- iolnos and a dozen other things. Wo I have a plenty of room for legitimate | advertising, but the only place we Insert the advertising referred to is in the waste basket. The Standard, Invites you to come and inspect his' mammoth new stock of Furniture. Everything in the line of Carpets, Curtains, Chairs, Bed Room Sets. Also a fine line of Hammocks/ TarmYorSalt. A farm consisting of 280 acres- 240 under cultivation and 40 aoies of Umber. Will aell the farm without the timber it deiired. Good house, barn and outbuildings on the farm. Funned W '20 aore |ota., We)l watered, by a number of largo springs, A splendid, farm in every particular, Situated S| piles southwest of CatuUft anjdi', 41; ayuthoMtof Osslao, ,Qijly .,<H «*Uw IQuth, of Military road^ndgood rj»d< OMIKU i or jo, dm e4ikr, 04 tJu RRYunr/ A complete and fullstook of Lumber, £a l tl>, .Shin-' gles, Sash, Doors, Blinds, Mouldings arid Building Pa-,' per, yellow pine Flooring and Qeilirig, oak, ash and maple Flooring. , , ( All parties intending to do any building the coming^ seas9nwttlP9 n8ult ttefr own interest .by obtaining' figures ffcmx nfce.. Farttoular attention to filling bills. . Beit of gyaderonly handteU' PIS* " -P .^lh -sPM ;iR|sVas*Si ^mfi- elk-Jot

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