The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 21, 1895 · Page 1
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 1

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, August 21, 1895
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r#v^ ; - '""*.-'•?/"'-/*;--/ ~ ,' -:;/-^" , •'• • »- v '''vy t "/ 1 ;-AC' "• .•-VIM- ESTABLISHED 1865, , IOWA, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 1895 VOL, X2BK-4T0. for your breakfast. THE OHLBANS CLOSED UP, A Liquor Raid on the Fattious Hotel Ends in the House Being Shut for thft Season. for your dinner^ and- Potted Meats for, your supper, at the. At the $1 Shoe Sale Fair Store SeVehty«five Summer Guests Ate Compelled to Vacate on Short Notice- Other Northwest As we placed orders in the factories for a large quantity of shoes of all kinds when the shoe market had reached the lowest point that has ever been known, and before the'sud- den advance in leather which has caused the big advance in shoes, it places us in position to sell shoes at retail at what is now the wholesale price. As we are a little short of room for our big stock we. have put part of the stock in the Fair Store, and will close out all of the stock that we have—only a few pair of a kind—regardless of cost. Shoes for 75c worth $1.00 to $1.25 Shoes for $1.00 worth 1.50 to 2.50 Shoes for 1.50 worth 2.50 to 4.00 G. L. Galbraith .& Co. Look for It. Don't Miss to Try It. Everyone Speaks Well of It. What is A choice assortment of-the finest CANDIES WHO SELLS IT? Ever brought to Algona. JAMES PATTERSON, Sole Agt At Irvington, Iowa, V Transoeudant Grab Apples per bushel, $0,60 A raid was '.made otl the Hotel Orleans last Week by Sheriff Narejr afid.'tt lot of beer was captured* The hotel at once anttotinced that It would close for the sSasoft, and did so. Seventy^flve guests Were compelled to go home, Senator Gear and family among the number. Congressman Henderson and family were also ousted. The management of the hotel have alwa5*B announced that they ,could not do business in competition with other resorts unless they were allowed to serve wines etc. to guests, and immunity from interference must be granted or they would close. They say now they will never reopen until they are protected. The Beacon does not enter into the merits of the case at all and makes only the following brief comment In separate items: Search warrants placed in the hands of Sheriff Narey Tuesday morning discovered beer at the Hotel Orleans, whiskey and beer at Jackson's place on the isthmus, and prohibited beverages at Fred Stanton's shanty on the upper end of the East Okopojl lake. The Hotel Orleans .closed yesterday morning. The season has been measurably successful, though financial returns are not what they should be In view of the excellent record • of the management. The Messrs. Abell have exceeded all previous endeavors at that point in giving the public a lakeside resort where the catering was above reasonable criticism and the conditions generally above reproach. Ripe EKKS at Sponccr. News: All kinds of eggs are brought in to our home dealers. Mr. Culbertson, who works for J. R. Blossom, tells that on one occasion this summer, in candling eggs he found one with a living chicken sufficiently developed to "peep." He removed the shell and cared for it but the chicken died. Another egg in a similar stage he took home, placed under, a hen and hatched a healthy chick. '. • The A. O. IT. W. at Spirit Lake. The united workmen had a big meeting last week. A permanent organization was effected with the following officers: President, A. B. Smith, Spencer; vice presidents, John Hunt, Lake Park, — - — : — — -, Algona; secretary, E. W. Johnson, Estherville; treasurer, Dr. C. B. Fountain, Spirit Lake. ' A Good Newspaper Record. The Emmetsburg Democrat says, anent Senator Funk's success: An editor engaged in a contest with three big bankers and the battle lasted three days. At the end of the third day the editor triumphed over all. A banker a day is not a bad record for a common country newspaper man, The Champion Grain Story. The Germania Standard wins the medal with the following: C. C. Bosenau, living a mile southwest of town, had a patch of 2H rods of ground in oats which yielded strong 2H bushels by weight. This is a rate of 160 bushels per acre. Anyone doubting the figures are invited to investigate, A Well Managed Railroad. The Northwestern did a clever thing at Carroll. A little negro boy crawled under a car and had his arm cut off. His parents were negligent and the company not liable, but $500 has been deposited to be paid the boy when he comes of age, _ It la Dry at Erometsburg. Fissures from one to three feet deep are so close to. each other in Medium lake bed and so numerous that one can scarcely avoid stepping into them as be walks across, _____ Better Pull Straws. The Humboldt'Pooahontas convention to nominate a legislator has balloted 5,516 times, Each county has eight votes and both want the office, They adjourned twice. hbrth of Wesley, for $30 ah acre, four years ago it coat him $10 an acre, S. E. Grove sold his 200-acre farm, north of town, for $25 an acre. Mr. Cook of Waterloo, a brother of Mrs. J. Ei MoMullefl, is here visiting his sister, He speaks very highly of our country and crops. n. C. Rtiss of Chicago Is hei-e looking after his land Interests in this section, He has not been here for some years* and was much surprised to see how our town has grown and tl/e country around us improved during his absence. The Hunting Elevator company is building a Warehouse at Sexton, F, D. Robinson of this place has been secured to buy for them. He Is an old hand at the grain business, having been a buyer at Wesley for a number of years. His old friends and patrons will be pleased to learn that he is back at his old trade. Ci E, Oleson is enlarging his creamery at German Valley, and Mr. Atkinson is doing the work, Mr. Oleson informs us the butter business has never been better than it is this season, and the output of butter Is dally increasing at each separator he has in charge. W. P. Giddlngs was in Corwlth Monday on business, R. B. Hopkins, our genial railway agent, was an Algona caller Monday. Mrs. Hill of Brltt is here visiting her sotii J. E. Hill, this week. Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Plerson returned home Monday from Nashua, la., where they have been visiting with friends the past two weeks. Peaches and Cream Are something you all like, Peaches are now at their best, We Have Both Routed tbe Boll. A lumberman attached to John, Crane's camp, up beyond the Katahdin Iron works 'in Maine, was tramping across to a pond late one November evening when ho ran upon a bull moose. The lumberman had no rifle, so he yelled and waved his arms, expecting that the broad antlered bnty would dash fear stricken down the mountain. But it didn't. It rushed for the lumberman. He dodged about a tree and dropped his ax. For ten minutes he dodged, half soared to death. Then he climbed the treo. The bull butted the tree with Its antlers until it swayed to and fro, and then walked away a few yards and rested. The lumberman yelled some more. When he could yell no longer, he set bis wits to work. Just above him was a dead limb.- He broke it off, and as the bull advanced again he set the wood afire and dropped it on the bull's back. With a bellow it ran down the mountain. The half frozen lumberman made a line for camp.—New York Worlfl. An Extraordinary Freak. A citizen of Tampa, Flu., is the owner of a wonderful curiosity in the shape of a pair of deer's horns in which one of the prongs ends in a startling malformation. Four inches from the place where it branches from the main horn this prong suddenly enlarges into a bulbous growth nearly as large as a man's fist, and it is in this excrescence that the wonder lies. The bulb is in the form of a hound's head, plainly showing ears, mouth, eyes, etc. It was "tak- tn in the down," and were it otherwise it is impossible that it could be a work of art, owing to the enlargement necessary for the freak.—St. Louis Republic. ' Why He Mourned. Michigan and California' peaches at reasonable prices. , Langdon &* Hudson. So^ Many Men Took advantage of our 43-cent knife .sale, to ^ get a good knife cheap, that we have decided to be impartial to the other sex and have placed on sale a.fine line of SHEARS at the low price o,f 25 GTS. 'f\ Pf\IR. Cream Y, A, Cheese per pound, Choice Canned Fruits per dozen, , , Yours to come and see, 0,10 1.00 Family Reunion. Jphnson Brigham of the Midland Monthly delivers the annual address before all the Brlghams in Postoj) Oot, 9. brass nut arid ask -for it. we Every pair is full nickel plated, with bolt, and is cheap at double the price If you don't find them good cutters bring them back. """" Every little girl who accompanies her mother when she co'mes to our store to trade will receive a present of a nice hardwood " Scholars' Companion." It. has a place for your slate and lead pencils, sponge, etc., a pair of brass hinges, and a lock and key. Just what you want When you go to school. Don't come alone expecting to get the box. C. M. Doxsee, Hardware. "Hollo, Hodge! What's band on your hat for?" "My wife's first husband." "Your wife's first husband?" - "Yes. I'm sorry he's dead,"lo Express. black •Buffa- FURNITURE! W ZEPict'u.xe E call especial attention to our new Book Racks and Wall Shelves. for cheap book case. Just the thing Complete stock of Undertaking Goods. A I*»f and Flower Combination. Tbe only known variety, species or genus of plant known to botanical in- veetigators'in which the flower grows from the Igaf has been described in the Paris Journal de Botanize. This-queer plant IB a native of tropical Africa, and in it the Sowers are borne along the midrib OB the back of tbe leaf.—St. Louis J, B, & C, J, Fainter and Paper Hanger, Slagle's, Harness Shop, Harness, Saddles, Whips, Spirit JJafce Gets a» The Knights of Pythias of the meet at Spirit Lake next year. state UP TO Df\TE>, »i»d Plenty of W>§»J<?y. grain ig in progress in this vicinity at The yield per awe is large, tb&t oats r»B from 60 tQ to the aere$ wheat froro 80. f rpi» §0 JQ 19, .Tbil he,atK sM F ey i6»9 repprfle Pi props tltte part <rf * h ? eeaniiy* Wltb w4ebi mm o| m-m WBOUW m PJ I eeli a,t wholesale prices to . the <JQ»« ewraer, YQU i?a,ve the middle man's-profit. • ' " ' v I SELL. FOB QASH ONLY, ' , ' By buying $30,76 for You pave 40 Ibs best granulated sugar for. • .$1,0 35 bars best laundry soap for,..... 1.00 Other groceries in proportion, When you come to Algona, la,, look for John Grove's Financial SSphooland learn how to buy groceries at wholesale prices. I sell no goods in quantities less than $16,50 at a time, 'Don't ask me to. I will have to refuse you, How Can Simple Enough, Even You don't have to pay for any poor trade^ My expenses are almost nothing. t You b»7 only goods—not aeeommodatior pay,the freight to your nearest railroad all orders or seijd for sJreular§ Jo ", JOHN GRQVE, I Do It? pan 1 •a' PJ < roenijcr*"

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