The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 22, 1894 · Page 8
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THI UPPflft BIS MOtNESt ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2'2, 1894 BEAD 11^ of John Oieson ta the Road ftear !West City— Details Not at Hand. Will Build ft Plate fof BffeakWS of tfafe f*ftaee—Gteiiefai Motes ftorh Out Eastern Meighbbf. WlSLfiY, Aug. 21.—Word reached ist night that John Oleson, & Wdthef of Christ. Oleson of this place, 1#§8 found dead in the road near Forest ', dlty, Monday afternoon, Se had been helping someone thresh and started -home for dinner when found. We have beeti utiable to learn the particulars, fie ttas a young man about 26 years old and came to this country from Norway ft little over a year ago. Se had been Working for different parties here. Be Was of a quiet disposition. It seems strange to his friends here that he should come to his death so suddenly, The remains will be brought here for interment today. Postmaster Giddlngs is putting counters and shelves in the postofflce building. Lyle and James Corey have rented it and intend putting in a full line of fruits and funcy groceries. Our city council has come to the conclusion that it will bo better to build a calaboose to lock up those fellows who are making more or less trouble when drunk than to let tbem.go ami looit after them when sober, and have begun building a cooler west 'of Gallagher's barn. Amy Engsterrtfha's the contract to put it up. Another beautiful shower of rain visited this section last Sunday, which has revived vegetation very much. Mrs. R. B. Hopkins is quite ill. M. Dunlap of Stilson was doing business in our town on Monday. Frank Robinson returned from Chicago last week, where he has been stopping for the past year and a half. He was in the immediate neighborhood of the great strike and has some thrilling incidents to relate about it. Our two exiles, Thomas Gray and Frank Heal, who are wandering about in a foreign land, write their friends here from Liverpool that they landed there all safe and in good health in just five days after leaving New York. Mrs.'S. L. Eastman received a message from Kansas City saying that her daughter, Mrs. Little, was dangerously ill, and she took the first train to that place to care for her. Wesley has a new restaurant, opened by N. L. Erickson of Algona, who has fitted up the room formerly occupied by Anderson & Co. Mrs. F. M. Bacon will start this week for Oxford, Iowa, to visit her parents, expecting to be absent two months. C. E. Oleson went to Lake Mills on business, Tuesday. John Atkinson and family are visiting the family of Rev. McBride at Thornton this week. Several gentlemen here are talking of boycotting the Reporter for saying that it was rumored the sheriff was here one day last week looking after some of our local sports for shooting chickens. Markets: Wheat, 45c; oats, 27c; barley, 35@40c; flax, $1.05; timothy, $2.25. PERSONAL MOVEMENTS. Mrs. D. D. Tovvnsend is visiting in Algona. Mrs. Prof. Skiff is visiting her mother, Mrs. Kinzey Carlon. W. E. McChesney of Iowa City is visiting at W. H. Ingham's. W. B. Quarton goes to Illinois Monday on his big land suit there. Prof. Lilly is at Forest City taking part in the teachers' institute. Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Wheeler came a up from Des Moines Monday for a visit. • Bert Barr came up from Mt. Vernon last week for a few days' visit in Algona. Mrs. Dr. Dobson is oyer from California on a visit to her brother, Isaac Grove, Miss Rodgers of Marshalltown comes today for a visit with Miss Jessamine Jpnes. Mrs. F. H. Vesper returned yesterday from her extended visit in Wisconsin. Mrs. Angus and daughter returned home Monday from a short visit at Mason City, J. W. Wadsworth goes to Des Moines Monday to attend to the state jtaiv work he has. Mr. and Mrs. S, X. Way and a lady Iriend drove over from Wesley for the lawn dance last evening. E, H. Slagle spent several day* at , Clear Lake last week, camping with the famous rain makers from Mason . v Miss Florence Crandall is out from - Milwaukee for a visit with her old 1 " friends, the guest of Mrs. B. W. Hag- Old Mrs. Fill came from Milwaukee J.fonday for a visit with old friends. ajwis with Mrs, Geo. Galbraith at , present, n Mi^sefe Lida and Ethel Cowles of Bur- Un£to», and Miss Florence McColm of • jFprt I>odge are visiting at the» Gardner Mrs. kaura Powerine, who has been .at U, |\ Watson'i some weeks, ' her home in Mt. Hope, Collins came from Clear with Miss Jessamine few days. She was an natti. tJedfge is one df the Putnam boys ^ho came ttf Algona with the Milwaukee road. Dr. Sanders df Manley wad in town last Week looking up real estate he 16 talking of buying, Se Was driving thf Otlgh this section by team. The Dosieee brothers We* enjoying ft visit from their father and fflothef, Who dfove over ffoin JBblfe Saturday* Mfs. Doxsee will remain some Weeks. Kev, fiagaell conducted quarterly meeting services at Britt last Sunday teof fting, and at Garner In the evening. Presiding Elder Black filled his pulpit in Algona. Mr. and Mrs. James Patterson are home from their pleasant trip in the eastern states. They took in all the sights and visited their many friends and relatives. Justice Clarke and Clerk Crose webt over to Spencer to see the military camp i governor's day. They report that it was a great occasion and that Company F was in with the A class. Wm. H. Ingham and Dr. Geo. W. Ingham went to St. Paul Monday. George will return to Olympia, Wash., stopping for an excursion in the mountains, and Wm. H. Ingham will go with him for a vacation and to investigate a little into the varieties of fish to be discovered. They will spend a couple of weeks iu the mountains. Cha's. Cohenour and C. B. Matson were up to see a flax field they have in Emmet county, the best field on the best piece of land in these parts. At Estherville they met a balloonist, who told about his ascent at Jackson, Minn., Saturday. A business man named Lee Palmer bold one of the guy ropes and failed to let go as the balloon ascended. At about 200 feet he fell and was killed instantly < when he struck. The balloonist thinks he committed suicide. SOME ODDS AND ENDS. Ucnwiclc's Marshal Huns Amuck. Robert Mack is marshal of Renwick. He took a prisoner to Des Moines Friday and while in the capitol city got well filled with liquor. He had two revolvers when he got home which he swung promiscuously, threatening to shoot everybody on the street. Sheriff Weir anally gathered him in before anybody was hurt. Tnnfjlcd With the Watermelons. The Ruthven Free Press says: Last Saturday evening while the trains loaded with several companies of the I. N. G., were in this city, the boys proceeded to take in the town and some of them got their feet tangled up among J. F. Steinacker's watermelons, with the result that J. F. was minus a few melons when the trains pulled out. A Normal Student Doing Well. M. E. Schleicher, who graduated at the Algona normal school last June, is teaching in the Boons business college. He writes to the school here that he is doing well and enjoys his work. Tlie State Crop Report. DES MOINES, Aug. 21.—The daily mean temperature of the past week was about three degrees above normal, with an excess of sunshine, but the general conditions have been decidedly more favorable for all unharvested crops. The drouth has been effectually broken by copious showers in two- thirds of the state, the southwest and south central districts receiving the least amount. Reports show an improvement in the condition of corn in fields where the vitality of the plant has been maintained and the ears have been formed. A very large portion of the acreage planted has been or will be cut for fodder, and all reports confirm the previous estimate that the total amount of merchantable corn cribbed this year will be about one- third of the average yield of this state. Pastures are beginning to revive. Potatoes, late sown flax and millet show an improvement. A good beginning has been made in fall plowing, A GUARANTEED CUBE. We authorize our advertised druggist to sell Dr. King's New Discovery for consumption, coughs, and colds upon this condition : If you are afflicted with a cough, cold, or any lung, throat, or chest trouble, and will use this remedy as directed, giving it a fair trial, and experience no benefit you may return the bottle and have your money refunded. We could not make this offer did we not know that Dr, King's New Discovery could be relied on. It never disappoints. Trial bottles free at L. A. Sheetz.' Large sizes 50c and one dollar, 2 CUBE FOB HEADACHE. As a remedy for all forms of headache Electric Bitters has proved to be the very best, It effects a permanent cure, and the most dreaded habitual sick headaches yield to its influence. We urge all who are afflicted to procur'e a bottle and give this remedy a trial. In cases of habitual constipation Electric Bitters cures by giving the needed tone to the bowels, and few cases long resist the use of this medicine. Try it once, Large bottles only 50 cents at L. A. Sheetz' drug store. 2 TAKE AVER'S the Only Sarsaparilla AT THE WORLD'S FAIR. IT LEADS AUU OTHER * BLOOD Purifiers. WATER OR NO PAY, 9finf -^HPllSIBIPiflPlilWl pp J Wheels were made to go Round. was made to make wheels go found easy. It'9 the slickest greasfc you ever saw. Costs no more than the old and poorer kinds. Sold by all dealers. Ask for it. Wadham's Oil and Grease Co. MILWAUKEE, WlS. Water or No Pay. We have a new well-digging outfit, the best that is made, and one well adapted to this section. Our long experience In making wells warrants ua in guaranteeing satisfaction iu all cases. FRASER BROS. Do you want reliable abstracts? We make them promptly and at moderate prices. Is your title to your land perfect? It is always well to know about this. A small cloud on your title might cause somebody a good deal of trouble. Better s.ee about it now. Jones & Smith. I will sell you better FLOUR and other mill products for less money than you can buy elsewhere, or no money. Every sack warranted and delivered. J. J. WILSON. TO THE PUBLIC. , I desire to say to the people of this section that I am better than ever prepared to meet their wants In the line of Painting, Paper Hanging, etc., and feel free to say that I can guarantee my work to be first class. I mix my own paint and people can know just what they get. It may be well to add that .1 was not responsible for the inferior work done last season by the firm with which I was unfortunately connected for a short time; circumstances which I could not control caused some poor work to be done, but I promise my patrons that It shall not occur again. I am the " boss" now, and you may rely on what I tell you. Give me a trial and you will be satisfied. JAS. A. ORR. SHERIFF'S SALE. Notice is hereby given that by virtue of a special Ufa, execution to me directed by the clerk of the district court of Kossuth county, Iowa, against the goods, chattels, lands, tenements, etc., of M. D. Young, defendant, In favor of S. J. O'Nell, intervenor, plaintiff, I will offer at public sale, to the highest and best bidder for cash, at the door of the court house, in the town of Algona, county of Kossuth, Iowa, on the 15th day of September, 1804, between the hours of 0 o'clock a. m. and 4 o'clock p. m. on said day. all of said M. D. Young's right, title and Interest in and to the following described real estate, situated in Kossuth county, to-wit: The south half of the southeast quarter and the northeast quarter of the southeast quarter and the southeast quarter of the northeast quarter, all < In Sec. 80, Twp. 00, Range 28, in Kossuth county, Iowa. Sale to commence at/ the hour of 3 o'clock p. m. of said day. Witness my hand this 17th day of August 1804. C. 0. SAMSON, 82t3 Sheriff Kossuth County, Iowa. SHERIFFS SALE, Notice is hereby given that by virtue of a speoial./2/a execution to me directed by the clerk of the district court of Kossuth county, Iowa, against the goods, chattels, lands, tenements, etc., of Mrs. M. A. Morgan Olay, defendant, In favor of S. J. O'Neill, plaint iff, I will offer at public sale to the highest and best bidder, for cash, at the door of the court house, in the town of Algona, county of Kossuth, Iowa, on the 15th day of September, 1894, between the hours of 0 o'clock a. m. and 4 o'clock p. m. on said day. all of said Mrs. M. A. Morgan Clay's right, title, and interest In and to the following described real estate, situated in Kossuth county, to-wit: The southeast quarter of the northeast quarter of Sec, 10, Twp. 07, Range 28; the southwest quarter of the northwest quarter of Sec. 11, Twp, 07, Range 28, west 5th P. M., In Kossuth county, Iowa. Sale to commence at the hour of 2 o'clock p. m. of said day. Witness my hand this 17th day of August, 1894. o. o. SAMSON! 82t8 Sheriff Kossuth County, Iowa. State: University or» xo-w-,^. Several Departments will Begin the Year 18WJ-94 on Sept, 20. Each department is thoroughly equipped tor efficient work, and no pains will be spared to afford students the best possible opportunity to pursue their chosen lilies of study. For particular Information as to the respective departments address as follows: CoUejfltvte—Charles 3. Schaeffer. president! iowa PUy. ' / , Law—jStnlin McOlain, chancellor, Iowa City. liedlcal—J, W. HarrinRan, $1. p., secretary JJpIftC&OPflrt'tliO 5t6diOftl"^"il t G> 6}10&pi9ti 14i* P.,reBUtrarp{|ftoulty,lowap|ty. PenTjal-^, Q, Bust; p, p. g., 4»tftJ faculty, IqwaOtty, „ . „. „ * »lNAftClAL. Kossuth County State Bank CAMfAl* .............................. *50,OOC Incorporated tinder general laws of iowa. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and doJnestic exchange bought and sold. Oollec tlons made promptly, and a general banking business transacted. Passage -tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. WM.lt. INGttAM .................. .fresJdeht -t. fc. JONES ....... -. ............ Vice President LEWIS M. SMITH ...... .......;........ Cashier . Directors— Win. ft. Inghaffl, John G. Sinlth, 3. B. Jones, T. Chrischllles, Lewis H. Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Devine. The First National Bank OS" CAPITAL ........................ 450,000 Special attention given to collections. AMBROSE A, CALL ................ President D. H. UUTCHINS .............. Vice President WM. K. FERGUSON.... ............... Cashier C. D. SMITH .................. .-..Asst. Cashier Directors— D. H. Hutchins, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweiler, W. F. Carter, Ambrose A. Call, B. H. Spencer, Wm. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security. CASH CAPITAL, 850,000. ALGONA, IOWA, Officers and Directors— A. D. Clarke, President, C. 0. Chubb, Vice Prest., Thos. H, Lantry, Cashier, Geo. L. Galbraith, W. C. Tyrrell, Myron Schenck, Thos. F. Cooke. General Banking, PRIVATE SAFJlTy DEPOSIT VAULTS. on time deposits. PROFESSIONAL. •*-'~*^*^-VX-^^^^W^*^^>_^-Xj''-X-' - ^ - '™^^. CLARKE & COHENOUH, ATTORNEYS AT LAW. t Office over First National bank, Algona, la. W. B. QUARTON, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Over Kossuth County bank, Algona, Iowa. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Opera House block. S. S. SESSIONS, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Prompt collections. Money to loan on chattel security. Over Chrischilles' store. DANSON & BUTLER, LAW. LOANS. LAND. Collections a specialty. Office In Gardner Cowles' new building. SULLIVAN <ft McMAHON, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Office in Hoxie-FenruBon bl jck. L. K. OARFIELD, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office, State St., one door east of Cordlngley. Residence, McGregor St., east of the public school building. H. C. McCOY, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Special attention to city practice. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Algona, Iowa. J. M. PRIDE, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Office over Jno. Goeders' store, on State street, Algona, Iowa. DR. T. H. STULL, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Chronic diseases a specialty. Office, over Sheetz' drug store. Residence, Glass property, McGregor street, T. J. FELLING, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Consultation In English and German. Office and residence over H. Goetsch's store, Whittemore, Iowa, E. S, GLAS1ER, D. D. S,, SURGEON DENTIST. Office over the State Bank, Algona, Iowa. DENTIST. 4. L. RIST, D. D. S. Local anaesthetic for deadening pain in gums whon extracting teeth, DE, L, A. SHEETZ, Drugs and Medicines. Full assortment always on hand of drugs,] cines, and pure liquors for medicinal purposes only. J. F, PRESTON, M. D., Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat * Spectacles scientifically fitted and , * la now east; will return in June. Wijl be at Algong, on Frjday, Aug. JO. Owing to a business change I have decided to close out my grocery stock at once, This is no fake. I am going to leave Algona in 30 days; these goods must go, and they will be sold • At Cost for Cash, To any person who wants a well-established and good-paying grocery business I will sell the entire stock and fixtures and give possession at once. This business has never failed to net me less than $2,000 a year, the annual cash sales exceeding $30,000. The business has been run successfully in the same location ±or the past ten years. Here is a chance of a lifetime. «@~ All persons owing me on account must make immediate settlement. My residence property is for sale, also an 80-acre farm six miles southwest of Algona. W. F. CARTER. It's a New Deal. That's what the Boot and Shoe business is at the old stand of F. S. Stough. I have a full and Complete Assortment of boots, shoes, rubbers* etc. t and I want to sell them. I am here to stay and do business, so come and see what I can do for you. B. H, ANDERSON. C. L. LUND. J. J. RYAN ([Successors to 0. L. Lund— Established 1880.] REAL ESTATE DEALERS We wish to annoumce to the readers of THB UPPER DBS MOINES that we have extraordinary facilities for the selling of farms and unimproved lands In northern Iowa, and we invite all who wish to dispose of their property to call on us at our office in Algona, or to correspond with us. j^~As soon as spring opens we have a large number of customers from the eastern states who are ready to come out and secure a piece of Iowa soil at reasonable rates. We believe in fair dealing, and If you want to sell your property don't waste any time in listing It with us. Yours respectfully, LUND & RYAN, The Northern Iowa Exchange, I IT COSTS yOU NOTHING EXTRA TO BUY YOVR COAL AND IOB FROM US. If you wish to buy, sell, or rent houses or lots; if you wish to buy or sell a load of hay, wood grain, etc.; if you wish for employment or desire to employ, call and see us. We write all kinds of Insurance, OKBO. :L<C, State Bank block. Livery and Sale Stable, • BY GEO. HUNTER. Having become sole proprietor of the livery and feed barn south of the Ten- ntvnt house, I am now prepared to fur? nlsh the public with the best of livery rigs at moderate prices. Also Break Colts to Drive, and guarantee satisfaction, Have all ling colts, and break then) Into kind and gentle drivers. Will also BOARD HORSES and give them the best ot care. Giving our personal attention to tfte business, patrons can rest assured we will do pur best w Please teem. bow (!%) 8 wjn never have o<j. • <?ry, It i$ the o«Jy. bow that cannot i?§ twisted off the case, and is found only on Jas, Boss pilled sncJ other wateh cap stamped with thi§ trade

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