The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 29, 1895 · Page 1
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BBT ABMSH1B IS8B, IOWA,. W1DHIBBAY, MAY Now You .Want 4 I I Lemonade. A HAMttON MAN DONE TO, He Bougtot tfttod Otef West, and the Boys IftreW In a tot o etice fot Future Use. the Fourth Regiment's fteebtd is Good— The News of the NdHhwest in Short Paragraphs, Buy the Lemons* the Sugar, and the Glasses at the Opera House Grocery. S New Goods Hatnptoa is the hotne of an it-ate land speculator. Be has been dealing with the boys at Spettcer and Ruthven and a "gang of land sharks" is the vigorous if not complimentary title he gives them, Mr. Kelly is the man who is aggrieved and the facts as he states them seem to warrant his evident cholOr. He bought what he thought to be 600 acres 'of land in 40 acre tracts. The deeds read "40 acres more or less, according to government survey," the assurance, • verbal of course, being that to tract Would run below 40 acres. Now he finds out that in fact the tracts run short about half and he is out 300 acres at $20 an acre. He was up in Spencer last week suing "the gang." which he found had transferred their interests to irresponsible parties, and after a 10 day's trial the jury disagreed, nine to three in his favor. Capt. Luke, state railway commissioner, and W. D. Evans, candidate for senator east of us, were Kelly's attorneys. fourth Regiment Standing. The Third regiment comes out first in the recent inspection. The standing of the various companies of the Fourth is as follows: . Company A, Mason City;...... 60.39 Company B, Perry .02.52 Company 0, Webster City .51.83 Company D, Hampton 50,77 Company E, Hull ;.. 50.84 Company F, Algona 08.55 Company G, Ft. Dodge 73.81 Company H, Sioux City 84.70 Company I, Boone .04.47 Company K, Emmetsburg 01.Oo Company L, Sioux City 81.11 Company M, Cherokee. 74.50 The possible points are: Attendance 10 Care of properties .24 Drill....:...;... 45 Small arms practice 30 Anderson of Algona. are chosefi ail the grand jufy s and Silas Rdupe.bf wbltte* more, Jacob Hume o! Buftald Cefltef, JE. Si Streater of SaflBfflft, i afid O. Beckwith of LuVerBe, OH the petit ' A Sad Event at Speticof . Mi-8, J, H. Mefrill cam6 tO SpBflcef from t)es Moines last week to attend the big gathering of Cobgfegattonat- Ists. She arrived at ? o'clock and at 9 was prostrated with heart trouble and died hi a few minutes. Mr. Merrill is president of the Citizens' Natidtial Bank of Des Moines. If you want nice, Vegetables Silks of all kinds. Laces, Dress Goods, Carpets, Rugs and Draperies. Total. .109 branch office of of trade. The Refrigerators. Don't Be Deceived in making your selection. We have the Refrigerator which received the Highest Award At the World's Fair. Capt. Tyrrell's Speculation. Capt. Tyrrell sold his bank stock in Algona to speculate in cattle. The Clarion Monitor reports and the report shows that the stock that wins is not bank stock: They now have 4,760 head of steers on the herding lands in North and South Dakota, and as the great majority of them were bought very cheap tho indications are that they will make a " barrel of money" 'when they sell in the fall. One man well posted in the cattle business places their net profit at $50,000, and his opinion is in no way influenced by personal interest. ' Cap. has worked at the business for years and we hope the prediction referred to may prove to be true. Tuberculosis Is Transmitted. Dr. Stalker was in Des Moines last week and talked about his experiment with tuberculosis. He told the Register that a recent experiment with tuberculosis shows that cows transmit it to their offspring. The calf of a tuberculosis cow was taken from the mother as soon as born and given milk from a perfectly healty cow. In a few weeks it was killed and found to be thoroughly full of tuberculosis, though it had never had any milk from a diseased cow, _____ Humboldt County's Trotters, Humboldt County's two famous trotters bid fair to surprise the natives this year. Both are in training and we understand are showing great speed, Vyzant starts in Des Moines in June and we see by the Republican that Rapid Transit will start at Denver early in June. They are both entered in the same race at Red Oak some time in June. •w—i * Here 7 is one of the facts worth considering, and v which caused it to take the premium over all others. It' has a double system of circulation within its ice and provision chamber, and with this system of circulation it is more economical in its use of ice than , any; other refrigerator made, Please call and see it, J.W, Robinson. Brownell & Allred, Miss Emily Eeeve's Second Term. The Hampton Recorder says that Miss Emily Reeve, our former Algon- ian, has announced that she will be a candidate for a second term as county superintendent, The Recorder adds; Miss Reeve is serving her, first term, and her work has been so satisfactory that she will doubtless be accorded the customary second term without opposition. of Vim at JjuVcrne. J. B. Dows of LuVerne, Iowa, 76 years, was recently united by the bonds of matrimony to Mrs. Harriet McKeatt of Anoka, Minnesota, aged 75 years. It is said that this is her third offence of this sort, while for htm it is the fourth time at the Hymeneal alj-ar, TJonnlBon Closes tt Ducket Shop. Over at Dennison the mayor and council have closed a the Chicago board manager has gone to court about it and a curious question is up which has never been passed upon. Want to Moot at Sioux City. The corn belt editors at Ida Grove last week decided to invite the Upper Des Moines association to join them in a winter meeting at Sioux City. An Evangelist Needed. Out of Esthe^vllle's 2,479. population 1,608 return that they have no religious belief. BASE BALL IS BOOMING. Alffoiia Has a CracR Nino Agaln-A Splendid Game Saturday— Base Ball Notes. LuVerne paid the Algona ball club the compliment of bringing up some crack players Saturday and the result was that the spectators saw the prettiest game of ball that has been played on the Algona grounds since the Eagle Grove professional nine came to take down the boys some years ago. The score stood four to three for the visitors which speaks for an exciting contest andJor good playing., The LuVerne boys had the battery of the Forest City club, and it was rumored that only one man of the nine lived at LuVerne. But Hugh Smith, who was coaching the boys, said that all of the nine but the battery live in the country hear LuVerne, and Hugh-has been editor long enough to make his. word final. The home nine played a splendid game, with few errors. But for two trying to make home base on too slim chances in one inning they would-have won, or at least have forced the LuVerne boys to add to their score. Both runs were sure if the players had waited. Both Wilkenson and Salisbury are clever in the pitcher's box and did as good work as the Forest City man, and Rob. Phelps is as sure behind the bat as he used to be. The bases and field could not be bettered. Our home club will give Algona some first class amusement and can beat anything but a professional nine. BASE BALL NOTES. Iowa Falls plays the Armstrong nine Saturday at Armstrong. The Algona and Bancroft nines play at the Burt picnic Saturday. The Burt band boys wanted Algona and Armstrong to meet at their picnic Saturday. The Mulroney nine from Rodman will play the Algona boys tomorrow at the fair grounds. It will be a good game. The Burt kid nine came down Saturday and played the Algona kids, the score being. 48 to 16 in favor of the latter. Enthusiastic ballists gave $100 last week to help the Algona club fit up grounds, get suits, etc. The boys will fix the diamond on the fair grounds and use that, A week ago Saturday the Buffalo Center nine scooped the brag Arm- Strong nine. A great deal of talk resulted as to imported players, etc. The fact seems to be that the Algona nine is about the only real home club in the field. for your table call on us and see what we keep. Lettuce, Radishes, Onions, Asparagus, Pie Plant. t Strawberries- -BVBRY Tuesday and Friday, All kinds of Fruits. Langdon & • *J A Gasoline Stove These hot days is as much a necessity as a refrigerator. It's a saving of fuel; it's a saving of patience; it's a saving of muscular and nervous tissue. The "Quick Meal" is known the world over. More Quick Meals sold than any other gasoline stove made. You can draw your own conclusions as to the'reasons. The Quick Meal is about two years ahead of its competitors in improvements. Its 1895 pattern is the finest thing ever exhibited in the line of a gasoline stove. We have stoves from[]$2.5o up. C. M. DOXSEE, HARDWARE. ' ' Boots and Shoes Directors }n a Emmetsburg school directors are in a muddle, They cannot agree on teachers or salaries, Directors Brown, Davies, and ShadbolJ favor from f 1,200 to $1,400, ' Directors Kerwick, Me- Cor miok, and Shea will not vote for more than $1,000, During the past few years the salary has been $1,800, «f A J>e»4ly Cyclone," Insure your residence against oy- olopes, tornadoes, and wind storms in the Iowa Mutual Tornado, Cyclone, and Wind Storm association, It will cost you but a trifle. J, L, Ponaboo, agent, Algona, Iowa.— lQt6 HAYE ADVANCED. • • • But we are selling them cheaper than ever before. Look at our 44 Men's Shoe. We have the best $3 Ladies' Shoe in the city, High Shoes, Low Shoes, Tan Shoes, and Black Shoes, ; i > '- : *", ' *' at prices that will meet all competition. Yours for» H , !<: ; business, . •" "-'\KS B. H. ANDERSON: JQWA, • Boots and Shoes, You will buy And aot hplf try, Mild gej»8»Up» fit Bwrt. Tbe Monitor says that tongues have bee» set wagging by a. report that two wivee want j,"o, GQuidjng,- Bvjrt'e band teacher, jt says the report comes from JMora a^ adds that Qoulding fcad, trouble there and that some, PB§ has started this s|ory, still in B»rt. Tourist ip^eursJon Bates, The Northwestern line is now selling excursion tickets at reduced rates to the principal summer resorts 'of the United States. For tickets and full in' formation apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern railway.-'lOtS _ Highest Awarded Honors—WprW Fair, In State University .ftftd. lewa l§p$ firiflftell, held at Ipwft City • - - - - — • — oj ISmj&fjtii W WSB m mrmw w.w^» Is.mdg i|__n_ll___l9^' '• > : -*5- ; - 'f j 'S" 1 -. 1 ('" Look for It. Don't Miss to Try It, Everyone Speaks Well of It, What is It? A choice assortment of th§ finest , Ever brought to Algona, WHO SELLS It; will beta on WAT! QAff —

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