The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 26, 1894 · Page 1
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8$,T-' :>''" -. " ®: •' • ESTABLISHED 1865, te" 1 Don't Deceive Yourself- or let anyone else deceive you into , believing that there is a better place to buy groceries than the OPERA HOUSE GROCERY. ALGOKAsJtOWA, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 1804 JtOSStmi CAN'T BE BEAT, Summer Goods ..... Reduced in Price at Ohallies, per yard, - - - 04c Summer Silk, per yard, - 28o Swivel Silk, per yard, - - 50c Serpentine Crape, per yard, - - SOc Ladies,''misses,' and children's undervests, 50 each; Ladies' and misses' capes and jackets at half price; Ladies' button shoes, patent leather tips, $1.50. We will give some good bargains in lace curtains, carpets, etc. . L. GALBRAITH HO. Now I am Moved and comfortably settled at my new stand on State street, and am better than ever prepared to meet the wants of those who contemplate buying anything in the line of NITURE. I now have lots of room to show goods and lots of goods for your inspection, which I cordially invite. Anything not in stock will be ordered promptly. Come in. T. 353 REMEMBER— The Boots and Shoes bought of Enroll HIM Are Reliable, Honest, Stylish, and Well- made. They fit well and they wear well, They are worth their price, Give us a call, i i When looking For a cook stove or range ; remember I handle the.»,, . Garland, Also Heatli & Milligan Paiuts, Iron aud Wood 'Please call and get prices and look my stock over. is JPi-oVed Beyond Qftestlon by the Fine Exhibit at the County Fair Last Week, With Only On<s\»bod Day as tb Weathef, the Association Will, Still fay All Premiums in Pull. The fact IB Kossuth county can't be beat. Wm. Heathefshaw has a way of proving it. He took some onions to the state fnir from his Bancroft farm and won first premium. He brought the same onions to the county fair and they didn't win. And he says that in every line the county fair was ahead of the stnto exhibit. There were 101 horses and colts out last week,' and A. C. Brown of Mason City, who acted as judge, and whose awards showed him to be a good judge, says that he never saw better displays in many classes. The draft colts were as fine a lot as ever camo together anywhere. There were 70 cattle out. The horses crowded down into their stalls, and although a lot of now ones were-built-tho Jerseys had to take their chances tied to trees outside. W. E. G. Saunders,. manager of tho big Blairgovvrie farm near JSm- tnetsburg, was an excellent judge of the stock, and lie praised tho display as Mr. Brown did the horses. It wui by far the biggest ever made in KOB- euthj atid was never beaten in a countv fair in this section. There were CO sheep, 48 hogs for all the cholera talk, 22 turkeys, 18 ducks and guinea hens, 30 fowls besides two displays. The grain exhibit was like tbatof the stock. There were 32 seperate dozen ears of corn, and 35 displays of potatoes. All along the line it was an exhibit that the county is proud of and one that wag enjoyed by the big crowd which got in on the one good day:. The fair was to have opened Thursday, but it rained all day. Friday opened pretty well and before night 2,700 gate tickets had been sold, besides the special .tickets, exhibitors' tickets, etc. That is 600 more than on the one day last year. The Catholic ladies took in $80 for dinner, W. P. Boyer sold Over 400 water melons from the Butler farm he now owns, and on which he has 10 acres of melons that pay him $250 an acre. Tho merry-go- round, the phonograph, and the nigger baby rack all were liberally patronized, It was a big day while it lasted, and it closed with a storm that will not be forgotten soon in this section. Saturday the grounds wove soaked and tho crowds were goin'g north to the scene of destruction. THE BACKS. The programme of sports was almost ruined. The track was so muddy Friday that only three of the bicycle riders would try it, and tho races were put ovei 1 ' for Saturday. There were present Edmonds and Moore of Des Moines, Sutcliffeof Waterloo, Myhre of Eetherville, Merkle of LuVerne, and Earl Tennant and Walters of Algona, and some speedy races were assured. Moore, Myhre, and Markle ran one five mile dash in 18 minutes in the mud, Myhre winning by the length of his wheel, Moore second. In the county running race, Ida M., the fast mare of Ledyard, who made such a record at Hampton, took first; Higley's White Stockings, second; and Harbor's White Stockings, third. The third heat was a close one between the first two horses. In the novelty race the usual- crowd started, but Tom. Butler's Fred walked a half mile in six minutes, and got such a lead that the rest were not in sight. Thos. Kain'e Fly was second, and L. L. Miller's Barney was third.. For Saturday's races Clack's Golddust Prince was on the grounds, Fred Cory had three horses from Wesley, and a lot of others, runners and trotters, were on hand. With the bicycle races they would have furnished an interesting day's sport. ITS COLORS STILL PLYING. In spite of a second year's dampening the fair association will pay all premiums in full in cash, and it will plan for a meeting next year to beat this one. If it can it will add to its grounds, it will have more stalls, it will have a better amusement pro- gramme, and it won't expect a third wetting down. If it once gets a full programme now with the crowds which attend, it will have money to ofler bigger premiums and to make, the annual fairs the great events' of the season, of the board Could at any the money for their own districts and still retain their official places. There are two sides to this matter of favoritism to localities on the part of super* Visors, WESLEY !8 NOT 1D1.E. Meetings Held to Help the guffefers br the file etofito. WESLEY, Septr26.-^A mass meeting of the citizens of Wesley was held here Monday night and a committee was appointed to raise funds for tho relief of those who are suffering from the ravages of the storm, and to look after the property of those Who are hurt. The committee Will leave nothing undone to alleviate their sufferings, and it is hoped everybody will take hold and help all they can. Mr. Myers and Mr. BlrdsaU'e neighbors turned out Monday and hauled grain to town for them. The storm had unroofed their granaries. Mr. Myers will build again at once. Carpenters will begin the house as soon as they can get the lumber there. The grain from around Sexton is mostly coming to Wesley this fall. C. E. Jones 'was a very popular ngont while therei and his customers seem to follow him here. For Fine Groceries SEE- *.'i «, ^Hi "S j •s A MILLION FRIENDS. . A friend in need is a friend indeed, and not loss than one million people have found just such a friend in Dr. King's Now Discovery for consumption, coughs, and colds. If you have never used this groat cough medicine one trial will convince you that it has wonderful curative powers in all diseases of throat chest, and lungs. Each bottle is warranted to do all that is claimed or money will be refunded. Trial bottles free at L. A. Slieetz" drug store. Large bottles COc and one dollar. I Langdon &, Hudson. FOUR BIG SUCCKSSK8. Having the needed merit to 'more than muko good all the advertising claimed for them, the following four remedies have reached a phenomenal sale; Dr. King's New Discovery, for consumption, coughs, and colds, each bottle guaranteed; Electric Bitters, the great remedy ''or liver, stomach, and kidneys; Bucklon'8 Arnica Salve, the best in the world, and Dr. King's New Lite Pills, which are a perfect pill. All these remedies are guaranteed to do just what is claimed for them, and the dealer whose name is attached herewith will bo glad to tell you moro of them. Sold at Dr. L. A. Shcetz' drug store. 1 BUCKLEN'S ARNICA SALVE. The best salve iu the world for bruises, cuts, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever soros. totter, chapped hands, chilblains, corns and all skin eruptions, and positively cures piles or no pay required. It Is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction or money refunded. Price 25c a box. Sold by L. A. Sheotz. Half Hates to Sioux City. On account of the Inter-state fair the Northwestern lino will sell excursion tickets to Sioux City, Iowa, and return at the exceedingly low rate of one fare for the round trip. Tickets on sale Oct. 6 to 18, good for return passage until Oct. 15, 1894. For detailed information apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern railway.—27t2 WE will place our wide ribbons on sale Saturday for 25o. G. L. Galbraith &Co. 'Dry Goods, Cart>ets, ? »• f'l .-: 8UPEBVISQB DISTRICTS. KoBsutU Chou«e the Method of SelcclJuy; the Membere of (be County Board* In the Armstrong Journal of this week we note the following; "The board of supervisors of Kossuth county have submitted to the voters the question of dividing the county into districts and electing seven euper» visors. By having the county in d$|- tricts and a supervisor elected fronj each assures every section of a representative, whereas if they are elected at large one part of the county might have them »U if able to control the county conventions." The merits and demerits of super* visor districts will doubtless be fully discussed before election and many arguments advanced for and against. Af this, time there does not B 9 e w to we to be m«ch force in the suggestion IB thisitej». SQ Jong as the members of the board are elected by the whole county, there is but Uttte prospect thftt ail wfll be selected • from any locality, op that any ma,rfeed 4ig crtre,ia0ioa will be ehpwa,, T^e voters will e&rrect any suob Abuses, Witb on 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 see 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. Groceries. The Grange Store. I have sold my store building, and ...... Will Close Out My Entire Stock. .^ Everything at Reduced Prices. Most things at first cost. Many things below cost*: A rare chance for rare bargains, Terms strictly cash. a, SHERIFF'S SALE, Notice is hereby given that by virtue of a speoial./i/u execution to we directed by the clerk of the district court of Kossuth county, Iowa, against the goods, chattels, lands, tenements, etc., of Win. Kovtir and Eliza, Kortir, defendants, In favor of Jfohn Pawl Lumber Co., 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 KosButh, Iowa, on the 13th day of October. 1804, between the hours of 8 o'clock a. m. and 4 o'clock p. m. on said day, all of said Wm, Kortir and Eliza Kortir's right, title, and interest tn and to the following described real estate, situated in Kossuth county, to-wit: Jx>t No. Three }a Block No, Three In Whtt- temore, Iowa. Sale to commence at the hour of Z o'clock p. m. of said day. Witness my band this llth day of Beptem- "-•""" 0.0. SAMSON, Sheriff Kossutli County, Iowa, NOTICE TO PA18TIRS, Notice ia hereby given that I will receive bids until Oot. 1, 1804, at the county ajjdjtor'a o»ce |n Algona, Iowa, lor putting two coats ol pajmt on the outside of the house n " * l ">«»««. ty farm; county to furnish paint served to reject any aad all bias. MITlfii T8 MHTIA1TOB8, * , . i4j> ',', v ,"\ 1 -'V<| 1 ' •' "' 4 ' !' 'A. '''l\. > y,, '_'-< 1 "', .^'ftV^^I'IS H J > \*t DEAD SHOT Fly 1?aper is the best on earth. It kills flies by the bushel. Sold only by W. J, Studley, Druggist, Algona, Iowa, Be sure and ask for , DEAD SHOT. m ! <m Fine Crockery NEW STORE Just arriv§4; bought in Chicago on my way home the east. It will pay everybody io Kogguth cptt call, as I have the finest §tock of groceries ttiaJ oa» bought, Prices to suit the bari-daw '' - SOTOB pf fb« ^NlV their Flow for the year I wiU give »f eo4 SAW m Til

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