The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 12, 1894 · Page 8
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, WSMB8BAY, 1% 1894 .__Blty Fii* feetltisoii W&dflesddjr Vl ..lttt Ivefy- |KJ^e6| fof a Stie« i tif 9Hm0/ BsSBFfirlt tribes aft Wtffftft bat 186 hdldSFs WB ' this traces Are Sure to fie ah At* Gesture — the trotting and ftuftnihg fcaees. SossUth county annual fair opens Wednesdry and continues three Sept. 19-2L Amon* the attrac : r iiefi§ Will be the bicycle races, for Valuable medals are awarded. Ai,B. Edmonds, champion of the state, And Byfd Moore, who made 8t miles in :, less than 26 minutes on Ordinary roads within dl seconds of each other, will be "" present, ' The programme is as follows, ' the'races being under L, A, W* rules: ,' Half mile, open— First, gold medal, " $20; second, gold medal, $9; third, JJamson luggage carrier, $i. Kile, open— First, gold medal, $20; second, gold medal, $10: third, bicycle belt, $L Mile, Kossuth county riders— First, gold medal, $15; second, gold medal, $6; •third, gold medal, $4; fourth, bicycle shoes, |l. Five miles, open— First, gold medal, $25: second, gold medal, $10; third, Billings wrench, §1. , All medals will be engraved with Winner's name, etc. All but tho uoun- ; : ty race will be on Thursday, Sept. 20. The county race will be Friday. Entries must be made by 9 o'clock a. m., Thursday. PROGRAMME OF RACES. On Thursday afternoon, Sept. 20, the following races will be given: ' Novelty race, open to all horses owned in the county, half mile walk, half mile trot, half mile run; entrance fee, 2:40 trotting race, five to enter three to start, 10 per cent, entrance, purse $100. ^ Kunning race, open to horses owned ' In the county, thoroughbreds barred, half mile heats, entrance free. On Friday afternoon the programme •will be: .Free for all trotting, five to enter -'three to start, entrance 10 per cent., purse $150. County trotting, open to horses in the county having a record not better than 2:50, entrance 10 per cent., purse $50. Free-for-all running, mile and repeat, five to enter three to start, entrance 10 per cent., purse §150. Two-year-old trotting, open to horses owned in the county, entrance 10 por cent., purse $30. IN GENERAL. The Woodward Theatre company will play each night in Call's opera house at 50 and 25 cents. All premiums will be paid in full in cash, and all stock will be judged by outside judges who have not been engaged before. A .special poultry exhibit will be made, a new house being erected fqr that purpose. ,Tbe usual side attractions, music, and general entertainment will be present. It will be the largest and best exhibition of stock and farm produce ever made in this part of the state. THE CITY CIRCUIT. Another runaway accident brings our usually staid and dignified Algona family horses into suspicion as a class. Monday Prof. Lilly's horse started with Mrs. Lilly and the little boy, and coming by W. K. Ferguson's tipped them out. Both were badly bruised and shaken up, but no bones were broken. ' The carriage and harness were unhurt. Harry Dodge was selling apples in Bancroft last week, hauling them from Algona. The Register says: "He says Bancroft has the smartest and quickest set of youngsters he ever saw, • and he had to shovel the apples out of their reach most lively to get his share of them." If the boys get ahead of Harry they are good ones. : Fred. Nicholson at Burt is the first '..formerto go into ensilage. He has f ' bought a cutter and built a silo 25 feet * by 32, His experiment will be watched «.' with interest for it means a great deal . -^ Jn this dairy region where ensilage *' corn can be raised in rank luxuriance. '• Ensilage is the cheapest and best feed and will become popular as soon as it > is"tested. * ' l ' THE UPPER DES MOINES advises its ,;• readers to keep the coming of "Jane," \ Sept. 26, in mind. If the Frohman -.', company which plays it is not very , much below grade it will be as clever *, as anything ever seen in Algona, •* Frobman's companies are among the f^fcest every where, and " Jane" has had - f " v tb,e biggest run of any of the society ,/ plays pf late years. «, -. Joe, Crose traded for p. horse in Hum& iKJJdt ppunty and is charged with put' ^"'tlug SPme blue sky paper into the deal. 4.' ,He was hauleft before a justice and V 'Ijoupd pver to meet the grand jury. I'' -1?bftt bpdy is in session this week, and t,H ft Joe. is Wld fpr trial he will soon be f|i informed. As blue sky Pr the suspicipn 'It ie very unpopular hereabputs it is k fi will have an opportunity to court. begaft fciidvelilag 'dfri 6ft tet w6St of the Wigwato for the new business bteek UPttsft T)fis MottttJS mentioned E, J. GHfBofre bought the lot of Mr. Jtwes for f I,3t6, ftfld will h&ve A $6,0(ra passed bridk front ub this fail, It will be 100x221 feet and Otie of the h&fid&Stiiest buildings on State street, J, M. Cowatt has the job of buildiflg. l*he jury has bdea selected for the October term of court as follows.' $. O. Rawson, L. S. Gingrich, E. A. Sinton, M, Jensen, Harry Kiinball, O< L. Fosa, Henry Warfier, W. T, Hall, J. W, Samson, T, B. jReibaataen, E. W, Gooke, S. Waf burton, T, Ostracher, F. C. Boevefs, John Lboft, E, 0. Clark, W. Elvidge, T. M. Ostrandef, A. B, tfel* Son, E, Bartlett, E. B. Cassel, E, W, Palmer*, Geo. F 1 , Stone, Z. C, Andruss. Friends of KeV. Walter Walker will be interested in the harrow escape his bicycle lately had from the hands of the spoiler. He rode up to his study and dismounted and had left his iron steed only a few moments when a tramp took it, A policeman saw the theft and gave chase in a buggy and for a while it was bicycle against horse. But a tramp, of course, could not be expected to hold out long and a few bullets about his ears stopped him. Judge Carr wilt hold the October term of (ourtat Algona and it is his intention to then resign. He wanted to go before but the first case to be argued is the one involving that $8,000 judgment against the • Minneapolis railway for killing Gorman, in which the attorneys forgot that it was to be tried and did not attend, and he is so well acquainted with it already that the attorneys would not hear to having it turned over to a new judge. Court opens Oct. 2. The experiment station at Ames sends out a bulletin which calls attention to a weed that has taken Algona. It is prickly lettuce, a tall weed of the milk weed type with a little yellow flower. It is on every lawn in town. The bulletin says " it is one of our worst weeds." The only way to get rid of it is to cut it below the ground before it seeds. Next season war must be waged on it and on the dandelion or the lawns will be ruined. Harry Sheets was rejected by the Annapolis examining board on his third trial and came back to Algona last week. This board said that in addition to his throat trouble his heart was- affected. As neither of the two previous boards had found any traces of heart trouble Harry thinks that the attack is very sudden. He does not take much stock in the fairness of the boards, especially as very sickly looking cadets get in all right if their relatives happen to outrank the examiners in the service. ' \t» wilt foe g»ot !d*J i etoH 'twenty days of Ifee day of iafg £ad wlil allow BtoH^* privileges oil fiSifig trip ifl tef Htory to whiSh tieket are sold. Wot tickets and full info-ma tion &pplf to agenie Chicngo & North tester'n AVER'S Hair Vigor Prevents BALDNESS REMOVES DANDRUFF AND Restores Color to * Faded and Gray HAIR THE Best Dressing Bradley & Nicoulin tire now prepared to do all kinds of Repairing Wagons, Buggies, AND- Farm Machinery. Also do Painting and operate a general repair shop. AT THE OLD STAND, ALGONA. i 'Puegnet is baying a tussel with "-- \09JdjiRt Insuran.ee company, to pay him for the injury . in the 8$e some months will .... conjpapy sticks. ,:tbaj;b,eiB -We " the pflloere aM m§» with m a£ajra aa4 w atta.iae,d The Kirkhart show is the one which bought the Glenford Uncle Tom outfit of the Brunson boys, and their visit to Algona was attended by a request to put up collateral for a balance unpaid. The claim was not large but Kirkhart said he \vo,uld law it and finally put up a deposit to cover the claim and will come back and have it out in court. The best feature of his show is the rifle shooting by the couple who ran the gallery in Algona a few weeks ago, and who were secured at Bancroft. A good band also furnishes music. C. L. Lund bought a short-horn bull at Des Moines last week out of the Martin Plynn herd, one of the best in the west. The bull lacks a little of one year, and was shipped Monday. Mr. Plynn and M. O'Rourke worked together in early days on the railroad, and Plynn had the building of the Northwestern to Eagle Grove. He is president of a bank in Des Moines, a very wealthy man, and breeds shorthorns as a recreation. He has imported some of the best and most ex- joensive ever brought to this country. Prof. Gilchrist wrote an obituary notice of Prof. Reed for the Spencer News. He.said: "As a teacher and educator, he must be ranked with the best. His scholarship was much in excess of his modest claims; for he was broad in his culture and thorough and exact in his favorite studies. As a teacher he saw the true principles of education very clearly and brought them into active bearing over bis classes. Indeed, his treatment led out the mental development of his pupils in a positive manner and, possibly, at a sacrifice of a temporary popularity, but eyentually to his real praise and reputation," ' The musicians of the town were out in numbers at A. W. Moffatt's last Friday evening and organized a good club which will • meet every two weeks hereafter. The officers are: President, Miss Randall; vice president, Miss Ranks; secretary, Fannie Moffatt, The programme committee is Dr. Rist, Mrs. Vesper and Bowyer. The committee on bylaws is Geo. Hamilton, Misses Jones and Ingbam, The chief rule of membership in that everyone shall do what he is told to without any excuses about sore thrpat, lack of practice, don't know anything to play, all my pieces are old as the hills, and so' on. The club meets at Mrs, B.owyer'8 next, Col. Foster of the Fourth regiment praises the military boys very highly, He has been talked pf for the brigadier generalship, soon to be vacant, but says: "I would rather b e colonel of the Fourth regiment than tp have any other position in, the state service, I ao not believe that Iowa has ever bad 'of trppps so thoroughly Jl organized, s « « .._.,.. wd go efficient every particular a» the Fourth .t m ~~i ''T«T „„..!/! ba ftgl p ure( j t jj at 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. State : University "' OIF 1 TJie Several Department* will 'Begin the Year 1894-95 on Sept. 19. For particular information as to the respective departments address as follows: Collegiate—Charles J. SchaeHer, president, Iowa City. Law—Emliu McClaln, chancellor, Iowa City. Medical—J. W. Harrlmau, M. D., secretary of facultj, Iowa City. Homosopathic Medical—J. G. Gilchrist, M. D., registrar of faculty, 'o\va City. Dental—A. O. Hunt, D. D. S., dental faculty, Iowa City. Pharmaceutical—B. L. Boerner, Ph. G., dean of faculty, Iowa City. School of Applied Mechanics and Architecture—Prof, C. D. Jameson. Iowa City. Expenses In all deonvtments are reasonable. Cost o" board In orJvate families, $3 to So per week; in duos, $1.50 to$2.50 per week. For catalogues, or for general information, address CHARLES A. SCHAEFFER, 23ni3 President. KossutliCoonty State Bank Livery and Sale Stable, BY GEO. HUNTER. Having become sole proprietor of the livery and feed barn south of the Tennant ho use, I am now prepared to furnish the public with the best of livery rigs at moderate prices. Also Break Colts to Drive, and guarantee satisfaction. Have all necessary appliances for properly handling colts, and break them into kind and gentle drivers, Will also BOARD HORSES TH EB W YEEK , and give them the best of care. Giving our personal aiiention to the business, patrons can i-eat assured we will do our best to please them, GBO, HUNTER, Proprietor, ORIGINAL NOTICE. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OP KOSSUTH gounty, Iowa-October Term, 1884-Beverty S. Watkins vs. kena WatMns, * To said defendant: You are hereby notified that a petition (n the above-entitled case Is now on ale In the office of the clerk of said couri,, claiming of you a divorpe an d annulment from the bonds of matrimony on the grounds of fraud, adultery, and wllfull desertion; and unless you appear thereto and defend on or before noon of the secpud day of the next term of said court, t« be held at Algona, lu said county, commencing Oct. 9, 1894, default will be entered against you and a de' cree granted plaintiff ns prayed. * **OOHKNOUR, SHERIFF'S SALE, hereby virtue of a iSO,OOC Incorporated tinder general Jaws of Iowa. . Deposits frecelred, iriofiey loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and told, collec tions made promptly, and a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. tt, IJfGtiAli President B. tOtiSS Vic* President SttlTtt Cashier , Directors—Win. H.Jhgham, ^ohn a. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. OhrlschllTes, Lewis H, Smith, J. WadSWofth, Barnet Deylne. WALKER BROS., SUCCESSORS TO W. f. CARTER, The First National Bank CAPITAL.. >,,.... ....... ., ....... .$50,000 Special attention given to collections. AMBHOSE A. CALL. ... ............ President D. H. HUTOHINS .... .......... Vice President WM. K. FERGUSON ................... Cashier .D. SMITH..... ................ Asst. Cabhier Directors— D. H. Hutchins, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorwellef, W. F. Carter, Ambrose A! Call, R. H. Spencer, Win. K. Ferguson. Money always on hand to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security. for eiferything in the line of Staple and Fanoy Q-roceries, A large stock of canned goods, popu- ttlar brands of tobaccp and cigars, as well as a FULL LINE OF CROCKERY "<i CASH CAPITAL, 850,000. ALGONA, IOWA. Officers and Directors— •A. D. Clarke, President, O. 0. Chubb, Vice Prest., Thos. H. Lantry, Cashier, Geo. L. Galbralth, W. 0. U'jTrell, Myron Schenck, Thos. F. Cooke. General Banking. PRIVATE SAFETY DEPOSIT VAULTS. ^"Interest paid on time deposits. * PROFESSIONAL. *«*-Srf''X - ^^-^x-vX^ - ^X-V^>^-*^-X^-^X^ - ^^ CLARKE & COHENOUR, ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algona, la. W. B. QUARTON, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Over Kossuth County bank, Algona, Iowa. and fancy ware always on hand at the lowest prices. G-ive us a call and we will use you right. Remember—Carter's old stand. WALKER BROS. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Opera House block. S. S. SESSIONS, ATTORNEY AT LAW. 'rompt collections. Money to loan on chattel security. Over Chrlschllles' store. DANSON & BUTLER, LAW. LOANS. LAND. Collections a specialty. Office In Gardner Cowles' new building. SULLIVAN x & McMAHON, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Office In Hoxle-Fereuson bljck. L. K. GARFIELD, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. fflce, State St., one door east of Cordlngley. Residence, McGregor st. r east of the publlc'sehool 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 SURGfEON. Office over Jno. Qoeders 1 store, on State street, Algona, Iowa. DR. T. H. STULL, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. ronic 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 B. Goetsoh's store, "Whittemore, Iowa. E. S. GL.ASIER, D. D, S,, SURGEON DENTIST, Office over the State Bank, Algona, Iowa. PENTIST, A. L. RIST, J). D. S, Local anaesthetic foy deadening pain In gums when extracting teeth., J. F. PRESTON, M, D., Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat SPECIALIST. MASON CITY, JOWA, Spectacles scientifically fitted "and guaranteed, is now easts win return In June, Will be at A,lgona on Friday, Aw- IP- PB, I, A. SHETO, Drugs and Medicines, 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., and I want to sell them. I am here to stay and do business, so come and see what I can do for you. All Summer Goods at Oost. 11 ^^ B. H. ANDERSON. 0 0 CO CD S o CO Sr 0 a* &gllgo £«lai <5'Srt« t « 85^3^ •CH *** 03 +3 p{ 0. L. LUND. 3, 3. EYAN [Successors to C, L. Lund—Established 1880.] REAL ESTATE DEALERS We wish to announce to the readers of THE UPPER DBS MOINBS that we have extraordinary facilities for the selling of farms and unimproved lands in northern Iowa, and we invite all who wlshto dispose of their property to call on us at our office In Algona, or to oorresnond with us, i»-As soon as spring opens we have a large number of customers from the eastern states who are ready to come out an4 secure a piece of Iowa soil at reasonable rates , We be- lleveinfalr dealing, and If you waiit to sell your property don't waste any time in'iistintr it with us. Yours respectfully, * OTND * RYAN, The Northern Iowa Exchange, If you wish to buy, -sell, or rent houses or lots j 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 U}nda of insurance. Q-SQ, Jk£, rSAflaySTT, state Bank block, 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 worts to be first class, JmlxmypwnPWnt and pepple can know just what they get. It way be well to «<& that I was not responsible for tfte inferlor worjj a 0 ne last i$asp» by tfee firm wiJ^wWch J was u&fortujftaW «ra- neotedfQraehort$m,e! c|rcumpta.n,ce8 which w ,11 Do you want reliable a.bstragts? We make them promptly and at moderate prises, Js your title to your land perfect? It is always well to know abpyt; this, A small cloud on your we might eause som good <J«al of trouble, see about it now, , Jones & Smith, Water or No » mad?, and one ':1 •y ^ & .-

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