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•Drift BfOttffiSs -'iteeoKA, IQWA. WEDNESPAY,:MAY a, Mflt seopy.six months............ i eopy t three fflOnths..........,....i... *u SHtWftai address at above rates. ""It Ay draft, tftotife? o*d«, exjff ess order, , OT tttlnoteftt6arfi8«, . ... , ites Of advertising sent on ftppllentton. ttttfi • At the republican state convention * last year the committee introduced ah ifiHbvfttioft by arranging beforehand ...fidii Oftly for the temporary but also for the permanent chairman. It 'resulted in complications then, but the cOnimitteo have decided to try it again and have named Senator Harsh for the position this year. An effort seems likely to defeat" this method of 1 Selection. Z. A. Church, who was on i the committee of permanent organization from the Tenth district last year, writes to the Register a yery vigorous protest against depriving the con- "vepiionof the right to select its own Officers, Last year his committee chose Senator Harlan for permanent ' chairman and were about to report his name, when informed that Senator Lawrence had been chosen beforehand, and rather than create a scene the name of Lawrence was substituted. His unfortunate incapacity to flll the position did nothing to bring the new practice into good repute, and his long, wearisome speech was rather against the argument that the perma- .nent chairman should be chosen beforehand, to enable him to prepare an ^address. Anything but a few informal remarks by the permanent chairman is an unnecessary infliction upon ttfe •convention. There are dozens of men in; every congressional district who can say all that is required on an hour's notice, and there are many good reasons why the convention should be left free to secure presiding officers • of its own choice, especially when issues 'are up on which there is any division. Senator Harsh would excellent chairman, and could say well all that his good taste permit him to attempt to say, "ftipiiMIdiltf tj&weiHJoth." fK»e sleM fifty Jaaml hfts made & list of ttiote now ia tiiefieidi Seetetaf,? 6f dta{e-*-W, M. MeFftflancir fifflrrtet county, present incttfiibefit. Auditor of State-43. G. McCarthy, Blflfy coflflty. present ihdUmbent. , -, ^Jfldges of, the StfpfemS t)oUft^-ff. E. Deoffier, Montgomery county, present ift- mJmbenti C, T, Granger, Allamakee cdufi- ty-bfeBentfncCimbent. Stabs TreasOrer—D. fl. Davidson, Boone county: Johh.Heriott, Gnthrle County; J. N. MeClelland, Pocahontas county! Jonn F. Lohr, Jeffei'Sdn county; W, W. Morrow, Union county, Attorney General—M. G, Curtis, Cftss county. J. K. Sweeney, Mitchell county, Milton Remiey, Johnson countyj C. A. Carpenter, Louisa county j- A, C. Parker, Clay county; Thomas A. Cheshire,'Polk county; J. D, Gamble, Marlon county! Chafc, MuU len. Black Hawk county. Railroad Commissioner—Robert E. Sackett, Woodbury county; Byron A. Beeson, Marshall county; Welcome Mowry, Tarn a county! Charles L. Davidson, Sioux county, N. V. Brower, Hancock county; W. B. Morton, Adair county. Clerk of the Supreme Court—S. S. Sessions, Kossuth county; E. H. Allison, Grundycounty; C.T.Jones, PolkcoUnty. Supreme, Court " ' ----Reporter—N. B. Ray iiiuuu, jrum uuuuuy. present in P. Andrews, Audubon county. mond, Polk county } present incumbent; H. fltflt ffoM U feet Underground that had chipped atid Worked b ift the world's at Someone asks: "What is a hobo?" The Ottumwa Courier answers! "A hobo is a matt who v6ted for a change and got it, and now foots it to Washington to kick against it.'' St. Louis Globe-Democrat: Scratch a democrat nowadays and you will flnd a man who doesn't know whether that is what he is or not. 'Were chosen in convention. sharp be an easily would if he the old way by the HISTORY -WIL.L, REPEAT ITSEI/F. Kelly's army left Iowa Saturday. During the time they have been in the state a young German has come to Algona, and without being able to speak a word of English, has had all the work he could do at good wages. In 10 years he will be well-to-do, and the Kelly army of the next decade will be just as it is now, full of men who have watched him and his kind get rich, all the while proclaiming from store boxes that there Is no chance for the poor man. With all the depression .and disaster bad management has brought on the country, a living is .more comeatable today than it was in .fairly good times a half a century ago. The men who pioneered Iowa endured cheerfully hardships that the Kellyites were never asked to confront even on the Des Moines sandbars. The foundations of the fortunes of today were laid in economies no Kellylte would practice and in deprivations no Kellyite would endure. Fifteen years ago good wages .for good farm hands were $14 to §16 a month. If Kelly's men would do the same quality of work for the same wages now they would he absorbed in any five counties in Iowa in a week. A strapping six footer, who had for five years been getting §4 a day as an iron moulder, gave away the secret of Kelly's cause to an Algonia'n as he asked him in the city hall in Chicago lor ten cents for a drink to wash down the free breakfast public charity had provided him with, He had never saved any money because the union would take care of him, The Kellyites intend to live as they please, work when they please, save nothing, and have the government take care of them. Their predecessors* along down the corridors of tbe ages have invariably come to grief, John N. Baldwin, who is to be temporary chairman of the republican state convention,; is one of the finest looking young men in Iowa, and is an accomplished orator. If he does himself justice he will make a speech which will rank along with the brilliant and memorable effort with which J, Pi Dolliver opened his public career when he was temporary chairman. He is only son of Caleb Baldwin, once judge of the supreme bench of Iowa. His father was a very large man who stooped to go through an ordinary doorway. It is said that he was much bothered once by some returning soldiers, after the war, one of whom called the rest to come and see the man a big wooden sign boot on the street was made for. John Baldwin is attorney for several railways at Council Bluffs, owns a big five story business block, and was lately -offered a big railway general attorneyshlp in Chicago, but declined it. Henry Watterson does not hesitate to make known his attitude towards the latest tariff bill presented.by the democrats. It is " a mongrel piebald of patches and pusillanimity, a grotesque hodgepodge of pretense and pettifogging, a nondescript abortion of incompetency, selfishness, cowardice and treachery." $gg out of Rafiftey's possession at Burt not lone ago, dne $20 bill has been found and ft $10 bill, There is still $26* rolling 1 tip hill for someone. Word was received' from Phil. Hanna stating that he would sail the 14th, hie sudcessop having arrived, He will reach LuVerne about June 1, and his many friends will be glad to see him, Emmetsburg Reporter, 1 Dr. J, M. Pride of Algona wns ih femmetsburg on professional business, Thursday. The doctor is an excellent practitioner and stands Very high in the medical profession, firitt got a town well at 200 feet. There are 188 feet of water which six hours of continuous pumping with a six-inch cylinder failed to lower. Mr. Swanson has dug that while at work with his forces here at Algona, Emmetsburg Reporter: Rev. Gorrel of Algona occupied the pulpit in the Episcopal church, Sunday morning and evening. He is an able and fluent talker and Is universally respected. His discourses were spoken very highly of. Livermore Gazette: Our former citizen, Geo. Howard of Algona, was in toWn Wednesday and made us a pleasant call. Mr, Howard Is now representing the original Bankers' Life association of Des Moines, which has the reputation of being a splendid organization, and without doubt he will do well with It. It has been found in the Carroll high school that the boys who do not smoke average fully four per cent, more in their studies than those who do smoke. The Herald says: This result was obtained by first finding out which papers were written by smokers and which by non-sinokers. Tobacco is a positive injury to the young mind as well as body. Webster City Tribune: The Tenth congressional district biennial convention is to be held in Webster City on Tuesday, July 10, at 10 o'clock, a. m, Hamilton county's committeeman, Hon. L. A. McMurray, attended the THE OBACTACQPA-8BA80S A Ptfdffftffifflfc fflll Of ftfiAtflf68 of Ift* tefest is Promised fof the Meet* ing at Spirit tak<?» Rsv. Saw, Jones Hftads the List, afid Othe* Men of pfofnteettce Wiil Deliver Addresses. Coxey, Brown, and Jones are sentenced to 20 days in jail for carrying banners on the capitol grounds at Washington. The New York Sun pours out consolation to the democrats and to President Cleveland in true Sun fashion: The bill for the redistribution of atrocities now before the senate satisfies nobody but the beneficiaries of the redistribution and G rover Cleveland, who wants "a settlement." The settlement he wants is anything that will relieve him from further responsibility for tariff reform. To wind up the adventure to which he summoned the democracy in 1886 with a ringing bugle call, he would go down on bis knees to William McKinley, Jr., himself, if that were necessary. "War to the knife!" was the first watchword. "Peace at any price!" is the last. And peace at what a price! The party's pledges trampled on, the democracy betrayed, the unique opportunity rejected and forever lost. Protection unsootched the populist income tax adopted, the drawbridge down for the men who inarch under the red flag. CONVENTION. The .following official announcement Is received from the chairman of the congressional committee; JVoVBBNP, May 16,—The congressional convention, will be held ftt Webster City, July 10, at 10 o'clock, a. m. Representation same as the state convention. Respectfully, GJSO. W. JUNHA, This is the day preceding the state invention and tbe work will be un» 40ubtedly finished early enough to permit all who desire to go to Pes tbe afternoon frain, Webr 1 City ia a convenient meeting place, i meeting will be formal merely fj? the purpose of recording a unaoi- WQWJ vQt§ lop Mr. PolUver. Bis growing strength as a public man, is ' aewhere more Ji»lly recogoized than at Will. P. Smith and Furman Tuttle have ventured number one of the Hamilton County Journal on the journalistic sea at Webster City. It is a bright and newsy starter and Will's friends in Kossuth county will wish it long life and prosperity. The government has imported 16 Laplanders to take charge of a reindeer station in Alaska. meeting at LuVerno Wednesday, and although the cities of Boone and Algona both wanted the convention Mr. McMurray succeeded in securing it for Webster City. There will be 126 delegates in the convention. The Monitor says the Burt band are to have a picnic a week from Saturday in Blake's grove on the river east of town. They have arranged a fine musical program which will be rendered by the different bands. Rev. C. H. Hawn will deliver an address. This with picnic dinner in the natural grove, refreshment stands, bowery dances, ball game, etc. etc., will make up a very pleasant day of outing. Teams will be run from Burt out to the picnic grounds for the accommodation of passengers. The matched game of hall will be between the Algona and Bancroft nines. The Humboldt Republican notes the sale of Jim Kelly's jewelry store at Bancroft to H. C. Utley of Livermore, and says: Herb, as he is best known, is an industrious boy, honest, upright and manly. He wants a good business, and thinks he is in a good location. Bancroft is quite a city, but only has two jewelry stores, and we think our friend Utley has a good place there. He would be completely fixed now if he had a partner in his business. Not another member of the firm, exactly, but a person who would take his name and share his fortune for good or bad. "A word to the wise," etc. It seems that Dr. Lacy did not win in his suit against Humboldt county, as the Renwick Times reported. The LuVerne News says: The case between Dr. Lacy and Humboldt county, referred to last week, was decided against the doctor. The bill was a small one, carefully itemized, containing a statement that tbe work was done by order of the township trustees, was audited by them at a regular meeting and signed by every member of the board and the township clerk, was sworn to by Dr. - Lacy and with all these facts proven the justice (?) decided as stated. ' We consider this decision a blot and disgrace on the fair record of Humboldt county. Williamsport, Penn., is under from five to fifteen feet of water. All Pennsylvania is badly flooded, Kin recor4 al 4wrl»£ Wi pffu>«t terw has teen and bis IN THIS NEIGHBOBHOOD. Fen ton is putting up three $1,500 houses this spring, Tama county is building a §20,000 poorhouse and hospital. Prof. J, C, Gilchrist is to conduct tbe Pocahontas teachers' institute. The State Sportsmen's association meets this year at Independence, June 6-8. Captain E, J, Hartshorn has been en* gaged to deliver the memorial address at West Bend, While at Hampton Prof. Benedict hypnotized & A. Norton and cured him of paralysis and he stays cured. The Corwitb Hustler has added a new form and new dress to its new name, and comes out new all around. Gov. Boies shipped'800 cattle last week from bis farm, two miles north of Emmetsburg. His son, Bert, bossed the job, taverns Ifews? 8, S, Sessions of Algona is having quite a boom for elerfc of supreoje court, BJe wowW be " fl&B fo? Ihe office. W 8 Banna is having a large ditch cut OR We farm nortb pf LuVerpe- It will be sews feet wide, three aod pne-balf feet (Jeep, iBd 00 e mile long. the Iwtugr fif THE BUST OSEAMEBY. Millc Receipts Much Career Than Last Tear-The Early. Season Accounts for Low I'rlcea. Geo. S. Angus makes the follot^ng official statement about the Burt creamery: The receipts of milk at the creamery for tbe months of January, February, March, and April, have been 869,053 pounds, an increase over last year of 211,192 pounds, or over one- third more, with a corresponding Increase in the amount of butter made. The price now is down to 17 cents in New York, this time last year it was bringing 2ft cents. At first thought one would think that according to that the price will go down to the zero mark, but the season this year is at least two weeks in advance of last year, and two weeks later than this last year butter fell to 19 cents per pound, so that I think we have touched the low-water mark for the year. We are now in the flush of the season, Pastures are good and most of tbe cows are fresh. We are now receiving about 80,000 pounds of milk per week, CATIOWO OTOQi BEWQATIQir, 8t< Cecilia's ptmroh IP PP Formally 80, Tj»e de dilatory exercises at tbe new wiU be bjl4 Spirit Lake announces the second Chautauquft, season, July 10-25, with a justifiable reference to the success of last year when they competed with the world's fair and the pasnic and yet furnished everything they advertised, This year they promise a splendid programme, and as the lakes are so easy of access to Kossuth people, and as fishing goes with everything they have up there, the attendance from this region will be large. THE SPEAKERS TO BE PRESENT. Rev, Sam Jones, the famous orator, preacher and evangelist, will deliver his renowned lecture, "Get There and Stay There," July 18. Dr. A. A. Willits, the eminent and popular platform orator, will give three of the charming lectures that have made his name so familiar to eastern audiences, Dr. A. J. Palmer of New York will deliver his great lecture, "The Die-No-Mores." This is pronounced by competent critics to be one of the greatest war lectures ever heard on the American platform. Ignatius Donnelly, the famous orator, scholar, author and politician, will be heard in one of his popular lectures. Herbert Stanley Renton, the well known stereoptican lecturer, will give two of his superbly illustrated lectures. John Temple Graves, the eloquent Georgian, on whom the mantle of Henry Grady is said to have fallen, will be heard in his great lecture, "The Reign of the Demagogue," which is pronounced by Henry Watterson, President Cleveland, Senator Hill and others to be the most matchless piece of eloquence ever heard in this country. Mr. Graves will also give his famous lecture on the Negro problem, which made the hit of the season at Chautauqua last year. Dr. Robert Nourse of Washington, D. C., will give two of his stirring and dramatic platform orations, "John and Jonathan" and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde." • Lou J. Beauchamp, the 'popular platform favorite, will deliver two lectures in connection with the special program of "Good Templars' Day." Rev. Thomas McClary, the popular St. Paul pulpit orator, will deliver two lectures. Governor Jackson, Secretary McFarland, Superintendent Sabin and other prominent men of the state will deliver addresses during the assembly. Other speakers will be announced later. SOME SPECIAL FEATURES. Edward P. Elliot, the leading American impersonator and "One-Man Comedy Company" is engaged for two of his charming entertainments. Mr. Elliot has no equal as an impersonator, and will prove one of the leading attractions of the assembly. Fred Emerson Brooks, the California poet, humorist and reader, is to give two of his enjoyable entertainments. Roy S. Goldsbury of the Moody quartette, is a reader and impersonator of rare ability, and will add materially to the attractiveness of the assembly program. Miss Ada Heist, the talented child elocutionist, will be heard in a number of her charming recitations. Prof. Chas. Lane, the great Georgia humorist, will give two of his mirth- provoking lecture-entertainments. A FINE MUSICAL LAY-OUT. Prof. H. W. Fairbank, the well known Chicago conductor and author, will act as musical conductor, taking charge ol the regular assembly chorus, and a newly-organized children's chorus. The Moody Male quartette of Chicago has been engaged for a full week. This is the fine organization formerly known as the Princeton College quartette, which was employed by Mr. Moody to sing at his meetings during the great world's fair campaign in Chicago last year. No finer male quartette has been heard in years, The Andrews Opera company will be heard in solos, duets, quartettes and choruses during the full week of the assembly. Miss May Carter, the gifted soprano soloist of Minneapolis, has been engaged for a week, F, W. Spencer, the popular Wis" consin violinist, will give several exhibitions of his superb playing. The Second Brigade band of Eldora, will furnish music during a portion of the assembly, The Spirit Lake band will give a number of open-air concerts, Special concerts by the assembly choruses, assisted by solo artists, will be given, "Pinafore,"—The beautiful nautical opera "Pinafore," will be given on the water, by the Andrews Opera com-? pany, supported by a chorus of 200 voices-—the most unique and beautiful performance ever witnessed in the west, SPEpJAL. JJEPARTMENTS. Among tbe special departments of the assembly will be the Bible school, directed by Pr, Charles Foster Rent, beglhfilftg a£ 11 O'clock a. tt. ""--"sy, the stftte Secr-etafy, will be t6 assist 1ft the mefcfciftgSi Mfs. , .8'ft flfle SpeaUeP afld ftft BfiBP* Sunday school workdf, afid h6f r will insure profitable meetings thfsughoul, Full programme will be published next week, Entertainment will be provided for all attending from outside of Algona. E. BACotf, President, C, M, DOxSEfe,' Secretary pro tern. MEMOfilAli DAY EXS&OtSES. ileVi fidvldaott td Address tlie Vet* ertins Sunday Aibriiiifsr—'I'lie 1*1*0* BraiuuieB at Aluotiu, Itaitcrojft, and West Dettd. There will be a union service In honor of the heroic dead at the Con* gregational church Sunday morning at 11 o'clock, Rev. W. E. Davidson w,ill deliver the address. The Grand Army post, Relief Corps, and Sons of Veterans will march to the church in body. MEMORIAL DAY AT ALGQtfA. Post, Wotnan*s Relief corps, and Sons of Veterans will assemble at G. A. R. hall at 10 a. m. and march to the opera house. Overture by Algorm Military band, lOiSO. Invocation by Rev. Bagnell, Music by the choir. Ceremonies by the post. Music by the choir. Oration by Col. H. G. Hicks of Minneapolis, Flag drill by Miss Wallace's class. Music, "America," led by band. AFTEBNOON. Post and auxiliary societies will assemble at G. A. R. hall at 1:80 p. m., form in column and preceded by the Algona Military band will march to the cemetery. Formation of column! "Algona Military band. Company F 4th regiment national guard, Sons of Veterans, girls bearing flowers and their escorts, Grand Army post, Women's Relief corps, citizens on foot and in carriages. Decoration of soldiers' graves. Exercises by the post. Reading address to unknown dead bv E. Tellier. The Algona Military bond will render patriotic and other appropriate pieces. Officers: Capfc. D. D. Dodge, marshal; Col. Thos. F. Cooke and Dr. Morse, assistant marshals. COMMANDER AVEY'S ADDRESS. Comrades: In keeping with standing regulations of our order, and in compliance with -general orders from national headquarters and from department headquarters, Wednesday, May 80, will be observed as national decoration day. Comrades of James C. Taylor post, No. 165, are hereby ordered to report at post headquarters promptly at 10 o'clock a. m. on decoration day with mourning badges for the duties and services of the day. A most cordial invitation is extended to all Grand Army of the Republic comrades in^his community, who ore not members of this post, and to all comrades who may be sojourning here temporarily, to join with us in the services of this day. And the same cordial invitation is extended to all citizens to participate with the Grand Army in honoring the memory of those who died to preserve the country and its flag. The contributions of flowers and floral designs are solicited from our friends. D. B. ATEY. A WORD ABOUT'FLOWERS. All the girls and boys residing in or near Algona are requested to gather all the flowers they can secure and bring them to the Congregational church parlors on the evening of May 29 or morning of May 80. The flowers are to be used on the graves of our nation's dead. H. C. McCoy, Committee on Flowers. The Programme at Bancroft. 10:30 a. m, Form in procession, in front of G. A. R. hall and march to the cemetery and decorate the graves of buried comrades. AFTERNOON. Meet in Jefferson hall at 1 p. m. Ritual service. Prayer by Rev. Williams. . Music. Welcome address by Comrade P. M. Barslou. Singing. Address by Chaplain Barber of Sao City. Music. The boys of 1861-5 by Rev. Cole. The girls of 1861-5 ,by Rev. Laidley. Music. The young men of today. C. C. Thompson. The young women of today, Miss Vinton. The little boys and girls of today, Rev. Ward. My Country, S. Mayne. Song, "America." Our Flag, G. W. Skinner, Flowers, Miss Wallace. Closing song, Benediction, Rev. Williams. CUtttOffS LEGAL StTOATIOl A of aa. $8,000 Damage Case, and Asks for & By & Change of Attorneys the Company's Rights Go Unprotected—A 06* ciaion to fifi Mad Later. Exercises at West Bend. The procession will form at the school house at 9 ;80 a, m. and march to the opera hall. After the exercises at the hall the procession will form and march to the cemetery in the following order: Sons of Veterans. Henry Ellsworth post and other soldiers, Flower girls. Civic societies. Public schools, Citizens, The exercises of the day will clone at the cemetery by the ritual ceremonies of the G. A. R, post. The programme will consist of recitations by the school children, and music. Capt, B. J. Hartshorn of Emmetsburg will deliver the address, Air. MorlliJK's Politics, The Esthervllle Democrat says; The politics of Attorney Morling seem to be in doubt, We are told by those Wednesday tbe one at 10=30. o'clock. will be present, Rev, Mason q|ty will cpji- of p| tbe most representing the American Institute of Sacred kiteratwre; tfce g, &, s, g, Bound, Table and the sunday school normal, presided, over by Or, T, & Fleming of Cedar Rapldj; the kinder* -arten, a and kindergarten normal, irected by Ml»8 Katharine E, Hanoke ofSt, Paul, and tbe department of elocution, and physical culture, SPECIAL DAYS. r** 9***9"? 91 ***T ^ ?*. Several epeoiftl days are announced, including *'0,0*4 Templars' Day," *|014 AerB 1 Pay," "TeaoheM'Oay," ;i ,™ Pitei wiU be given, fcy tbe Iroads, and, ample arrangements be made for entertaining visitor*, full information address the seora* SW*^**"?,?? tyjffS 7 4 W^!^^WB ^ 9 _T^..T ww*f9*> *ft who have close business relations with him that he was a good democrat and never heard it disputed until very lately, It was on this authority that we pronounced him a democrat In our paper last week, We supposed, as a matter of course, that when he was being mentioned as a possible candidate for judicial honors that ho was relying OR the democratic party to confer those honors, However we are to admit that Morling would come iws QJ me county tnis spr}ng, |^rp? Elder Black held bis third quarterly uwttQg here last AvvSufSfm^ 5»_ &**tos. to MTWK f& , end u ucqua,ln owe him. W/&W as near filling the place of Judge Curr as any lawyer in the district if we except Attorney Orlm ol this county, Itia to be regretted that politics la to be considered in connection with the selection of u judge, hut It is the practice (a every district where the republican party IB In the majority sod of course the prtioUee will QOB tlnue to prevail here. The first matte? to come up in court was the petition of the Minneapolis <fc, St. Louis Railway company for 1 a re' opening of the Go*man cose, which was argued yesterday. This is the case, where Gorman was killed at LuVerne, His father was appointed executor and sued the company. At the trial in At* gona he won and got a judgment, An. appeal was taken to the supreme court, which reversed the judgment and sent- • the case back, D'uring this time Gorman's father died and Mrs. Gorman was made executrix of the father's estate, but not of the son's, but she thought that she had and she continued the suit. In the meantime A, E- Clarke, who had been attorney for the< railway in the matter, had gone to Minneapolis to live and the business at Fort Dodge was turned over to JR. M. Wright. He paid no attention to the< second trial at Algona, and the jury gave a verdict of some »$7,000,. Clarke-, and Quarton, who had the matter in charge, did nothing with the judgment until the year within which Mr. Wright could appeal or move for a new trial' was up, and then sent word to the company to pay. This was like a thunderclap to them, as they had no idea that anything had been done. . Mr. Wright in his petition urged a> reopening on the. ground that he as attorney for the company had watched the probate records in Webster county, had seen that Mrs. Gorman had no legal authority to carry on the suit, had not been informed by Messrs. Clarke and Quarton that anything was being- done in the case, and that such silence, added to other features of the second trial, was substantial fraud on him. He had several Iowa cases wherein judgments had been reopened after the appointed time had expired, A demurrer was filed to his petition, and in support of it Messrs. Clarke and Quarton insisted that as a matter of fact in the change of lawyers by the company the case had been lost sight of and forgotten, that they were under no obligation to notify Mr. Wright of '. the trial, because the fact that .the supreme court had sent it back was sufficient notice to him; that Mrs. Gorman having acted as executrix in fact her acts were binding on the company, and that the company could net set up its own neglect and blunder as ground for reopening the case. They also argued that in the cases cited there had been actual fraud or illegality in securing the judgments that the courts had reopened. Judge Carr took the matter under advisement and will decide it in vacation. It presents a. very curious, and to both parties important question, especially as some $8,000 probably hinges on the decision. ALGONA DISTBIOT OAMP MEETING. It Will Be Held nt Lake Mills, Be- Kinulug June SO —The Prospects are Good. Lake Mills, north of Forest' City, on the Minneapolis & St. Louis road, will have the annual district camp meeting this year, June 29 to July 9. The camp ground is located in E. D. Hinman's beautiful park of natural timber, within three blocks of the Minneapolis & St. Louis depot, and a five-minute walk to the business part of town. Tents, pitched, ready for us, will be furnished, size 10x12, for $2, and 12x14 for $3. Secure tents early by corresponding with Rev. B. A, McBurney of Lake Mills, who will cheerfully answer all inquiries. Straw will be provided free of charge. A first class boarding tent will be opened on the grounds at which meals and all kinds of provisions can be secured at fair prices. Free lodging will be given in the preachers' tent to all ministers not accompanied by their families; they should come provided with bedding. Good wholesome water in abundance at hand, The 'bus and drays will meet all trains. Reduced rates on railroads. When you buy your ticket get a receipt and you will be returned at one-third fare. The services will be conducted by tbe 35 ministers of the district, all of whom are expected to be present. They will be assisted by some excellent help from abroad, There will be preaching three times daily. Rev, Robt, Bagnell, who has successfully conducted the music of several camp meetings, will be musical director, Rev, A, W, Luce will pre* side at the organ. A choir of 80 voices will support them. Bring the song book, the "Finest of the Wheat," A special programme will be arranged for the Fourth of July, GOAL PAMIEAT Wbere We Will AH Be Before winter If the Present Situation WESLEY, May 2g,— The, frosty morn' ings we have been having have done a large amount of damage to gardens iji this vicinity, Messrs. 0, Ward, J, W, Hopkins, W, M, Colby, and s. x, Way were visitors to Algpna on, Monday. The three first named were called as jurors for this term of court. The coal famine has struck Wesley, are out of coal. Several Our dealers 81 Old Unole, 81 ppwlng, Plunkard of dramatic fame will wake bis appearance in our city wM hU gtnji companiod wit ham umbrella, no* . team* i went to Corwitb Mo»4ay, all search of coal. *' John Grove of Algona was bere O n business Monday, f H n. Algww w»s taking ia the Bights of our town Monday. 6 S lax seed seems to be scarce in this part of the county this s

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