The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 5, 1896 · Page 1
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We *re ^ Settled r e have what you want, We invite you to come and see us, come, If you haven't time to elephone No. 19. Opposite the postoffice. Galbraith & Co, rill place on sale a big lot of Flannel ^ Dress Goods, forth 500, 750, and $i.'oo, For 25c Yd. First come first served. We are going to slaughter our Blankets this week. We have just received the largest line of Carpets that las ever been shown in Algona—Ingrain, Brussells, Matting. Galbraith & Co. IWe are not advertising holiday goods any fmore for the present, but we want all the Ipeople to remember that our goods are . . Just as Desirable ___M». Any Other Time |as for the holidays, Stock is always eom- Iplete. Prices are right. Come and look. Complete stock of [Undertaking Goods. NSURANGE. so I^and, l^pan and Collection Business. Office QYer Algona fyfcate Bank, Farmers' o( Cedar Rapids, Phoenix of Hartford, Hanover pf New York, Minnesota Fire, Minne Kookford of Roekford, ft 10 . fl88 Si? f yn O-SP, Haggard & Peek, [£}upoessors to Jones & Astraqts, E. G, BQWYER, at the new Btwd Jn the Qowles bjooki hag a complete stock of an Have This Stable in Ces Moinea—flottf War firings It Down to 80 Cents. Judge Quartern on the Esthetville Saloons News of the Northwest. t>ea Molnes is having a flour war, Until skate falf time Washburn & Moen, the big Minneapolis millers, had the t)es Moinea business, But a big Des Moines firm bought a local mill Which had been standing idle, fitted it up, and submitted "Pi'tde of Des Moinei" flour to the state fair commit' tee and won first premium over the Minneapolis firm. They then handled their own flour exclusively and the retailers did likewise. The Washbui-n & Moen company thereupon put an agent of their own in Des Moines and are now selling their fancy patent flour at 80 cents a sack delivered at the kitchen, when their wholesale price on the cars at Minneapolis is 87i cents. They announce that they will continue to sell their flour at the present prices until the local merchants use it again. On the other hand the commercial exchange announces that it has 80 retail dealers handling the Des Moines flour and that they will continue to do so. Judge Quartern's Decision. Judge Quarton dismissed the injunctions against the Estherville saloons. The Vindicator says: " The coart in rendering his decision gave some lengthy and for the most part good advice to both parties in the suits. The prosecution he advised to be more conservative in future attempts against the saloons since they are so evidently a minority. The defense he advised to be more careful in living up to the law in the future, stating that it would not require so strong a case at another time to cause him to reverse his present decision." The Democrat says: The judge's talk in rendering the decision was fair to both sides and gave both parties valuable advise. Judge Quarton took the ground that where the violations were technical and not intentional they .ought not to be closed, and it was only when violations were of such' a character as to show an intentional violation of the law that the rigors of the law ought to be enforced against them. Will Be a One-longed Player. The facts about the shooting scrape, which takes a leg from Ames, the Forest City professional ball player, are that Ames and Holmes of Forest City came to the residence of Ole Nel- soji in Hancock county supplied with whiskey and beer for a big drunk. In some way a quarrel arose between them and Ole, and the shooting followed. Ames and Holmes were taken home and it was found that the bones of Ames' leg were so badly shattered above the knee that amputation was necessary. The Signal says: Ole came to Garner Thursday morning and gave himself up to the sheriff, but no information being filed and warrant issued, he was permitted to go home, The matter will probably be investigated by the next grand jury and just how much oussedness there was in the shooting will be shown up. Judge Thomas' Opinion, Judge Thomas does not like the code revision. In talking with the Dally Capital reporter be agreed with the general opinion that the commissioners have gone far beyond what the legislature intended they should do. Their work, Judge Thomas says, has been any thing but satisfactory, ."I don't know but the best plan would be to throw up^he whole business and ap. point a new qoromissJon, that might do the work as it should, The great Bomber of changes made will involve an enormous amount of litigation,^ and many of them are, so far as I pan see, wholly without benefit." A, West pep4 Perry Tuttle has been siok ati West for two roo^hs, kast week Ws wJfe took the furniture aj?<j jefj fop Creston, When she started first ehe was stopped anfl B$ftrohe4 for $300 Tat* tie claimed she had of his mopey, BP $390 was found and she was let Pj the Oftse seem, to He still insists she can'ied f$00 of fcis tappey . . 01 §S*t.f , $h« supreme on private corporations. But what suits the feossulh people best- is the fact that he is second on the Borami school committee. If that matter comes up in this legislature he- will be in a-position to do his constituents some good in that litie, All KoaautU Will Jbiti. Wesley Reporter! We hope the citl* zens of Algontt will roll up their sleeved and make a determined effort to secure the new normal school if another is to be built in the stttte. This is something which every ctUzen in KossUth is willing that Algotm should Imvo. A Champion Shooting Coiitest. Fred Gilbert of Spirit Lake has been challenged by John A very of Burlington to shoot for the Diipotit cup at Watson's park, Chicago, Feb. 22. He has accepted. A very is a crack shot. Col. Sin 11 ft tins a Cttncnf. J. J. Smart of Humboldt has bad a troublesome cancer removed from his temple, which threatened to cause him serious bother. Ksthorvllle holds the Division. The Burlington officials deny that they will move their shops from Estherville to the new town of Minne on Spir-; it lake. • An Iowa Horse .Abroad. Jordan, the famous Emmetsburg pacer, is in Paris. He WHS exhibited at the mid-winter fair in Norway. CONSUMPTION. Care of the Patient, That Hit Suffering* May Be Lessened. The successful treatment of consumption—and by this is meant making the sufferer better able to bear his burden, if not actually lifting it from his shoulders—is largely n question of nursing. If the disease has already gained a foothold medicine in most instances is of no avail except in postponing the evil day, and even if it were otherwise a few general rules would be just as essential to insure the comfort of the patient while recovery is going on. In the first place, then, we must understand exactly the condition of the consumptive, not so 'much by ascertaining the location and extent of his disease as by familiarizing ourselves with his temperament, his likes and dislikes, and,; above all, with his power of endurance and resistance. If we will bear these things in mind we may be able to do all that is possible for the sick one—namely, to enable him to withstand the onslaught of the disease until nature shall gain the controlling hand. So successful is this method of treatment that it often results in a complete or at least a temporary cure. Consumption is one of the most devitalizing of diseases. Not only does it attack the lungs, but the action of the nervous system is sooner or later seriously interfered with, the digestion impaired, and the simplest form of excitement renders even the circulation of the blood dangerous from being overaotive. We shall come nearest to striking at the root of all these troubles if we direct our energies toward limiting the frequency and severity of the cough, and in this we have not only to follow the advice of the physician, taking core that his directions are exactly carried out, put we must give careful attention to nursing. , To prevent the first paroxysm of coughing, which is usually incited in the morning by the exertion of .rising, a warm cup of tea or an eggnog should be taken before the patient leaves the bed, A glass of something warm, like hot milk or gruel, should also be taken before retiring, and plenty of time should be allowed in preparing for the ped. The patient should sleep in blankets, and a glass of warm drink should be placed within reach in case he should wake through the night, If the presence of food in the stomach causes the reappearance of the cough after meals* some suitable preparation of pepsin should be used, to hasten the digestion, and, an hour or two's rest should be taken immediately after the weal,--Tenth's Companion, AN AVENUE OF IDOUS, A P&&bje Bow at Jf»p»pege Buddha* Wbloh titWROt Be Cpuutea, •Close to this interesting pool is the avettue of images, representing the Amidtv Buddha. Tfte idols vary m size, but are similar in design. T«er§ ar£ sev eral hundred of them altogether, and they sit lacing one another in two long rws; We asked, the little Jap who brgught BS tQ the place how many of tfeenj there were, $ aft awed wMspej he replied, '«{foko4y k»ows," Then b,e tftlfjuj bow impossible it Was tQ PQW»t theai. laQb jwage. was, m&4e uasigbtly by having pm.t?ers of Jjttle bits pf stock en to it and gfeewej wbiQh hja4 bfefl spaj; at jji. this 4ig%wafei we failed; to 4j.sgQYor, are what we are all after, If you want therrf you can soon save enough to invest in thettt by buying your groceries of us, See what / A Little Money Will Do 3 Ibs. Peaches, . lOc 3 Ibs. Pears, lOc 3 Ibs. Tomatoes, lOc 3 Ibs. baked beans lOc 2 Ibs. Corn, lOc 5 Ibs. Rio Coffee, 1.00 25 Ibs. Raisins, 1.00 Langdon & Hudson. TELEPHONE HO. IS. taking a side of the avenue. Our efforts, however, were fruitless, for we had not numbered off more than a dozen each, before M. (whose eyes were'not so good as they had once been) shouted across to me: "I say, I saw one of them on your side moving. I'm certain I did. They're uncanny. Let's give it up." This interruption of course upset all my calculations, .but we soon came on the moving image, which turned out to be nothing more than one of the old Frenchmen, seated peacefully among the statues and looking in his white clothes for all the world like a jolly, fat, old Buddha.— Gentleman's Magazine. PROFESSIONAL. •*»••*•*••*•••X-^«J"^ - ^Sjf>*^>^-^XX^^X> - »> — -V CLARKE & COHENOUR, ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Office over First National bank, Algona, la. E. H. CLARKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Collection agent. Opera House block. 4,000 Miles With a Wheelbarrow. In 1878 Lyman Potter of New York state performed the prodigious task of pushing a common "paddy" wheelbarrow across the continent. He started from his home on Dane street, Albany, on the morning of April 10, 1878,'and arrived in San Francisco on the afternoon of Oct. 5 of the same year, being almost exactly 178.days (five hours and three minutes over) in performing the wearisome feat. Potter was a shoemaker, and the trip was the result .of a wager made by some friends who believed that such, a trip would occupy at least 800 days. The wager was $1,000, but Potter made between;three and five times that sum advertising for different parties along the route. The .wheelbarrow was made specially for the use to Which it'was put and weighed but 75 pounds. The distance traveled by Potter was exactly 4,085% miles.—St. Louis Republic. Forming characters 1 Whose? Our own or others? Both. And in that momentous fact lie the peril and responsibility of our existence.—Elihu Burrifct, Tasmania was named in honor of Tasman, the discoverer. G-rass Leases. Sealed bids for the grass on the following list of lands will be received up to April 1. 1806, No bids for parts of pieces in the list will be considered, out each bid must be for an entire piece as described belo\v. All rent als must be payable on delivery of the lease. Sec. Twp, B, Nwqrof ,.,.. 8 -07 87 Neqrof ,,,.17 07 87 Nwqrof 17 97 87 Whfofswqrof , 17 07 37 Neqr of.,./ 19 97 37 Nwqrof , 19 07 87 Swqr of 10 07 87 Seqrof 3 97 27 Swqr of,,,, 3 97 87 Bhfofseqrof 10 97 87 Seqrof..,. , 18' 97 87 Nwqrof , 34 07 87 Swqr of, 34 07 87 Nhfofseqrof , 7 07 87 Nwqrof,,;, Q 05 87 All bids should be marked " Grass Bid," and sent to WM, H. INGBAM, 45(8 , Algona," Andrew Hanson, PIUJWB-ER . Plumbing and Repair Work a Specialty, Kppang and tin \verk done OB shgrt aon,aWe. anfl all wo P. i *r /! /'t f '&'! ~*wz •, ,y t DANSON & BUTLER, LAW. LOANS. LAND. Collections a specialty. Office In Gardner Cowles' new building. SULLIVAN & McMAHON, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Office in Hoxie-FerRUson bljck. ' GEO. R. CLOUD, [Successor to W. B. Quarton.] Attorney and Counsellor at Law, ALGONA, IOWA. Office over Kossuth County State Bank. E. V. SWETTING, ATTONEY AT LAW, Algona, Iowa. F. L. TRIBON, M. D., Homeopathic. PHYSICIAN AND SURQEON. Office and residence in the Boston Block (In the new block.) L. K. GARFIELD, M. D., 'PHYSICIAN AND SURQEON. Office, State st., one door east of Cordimsley. Residence, McGregor st., east of the public school building, H. C, MoCOY, M. D., PHYSICIAN AND SURQEON. Residence, McGregor street. O'ffice with 'Dr, Garfleld, - PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Algona f Iowa. E, S. GLASIER, p. D, S., SURQEON DENTIST, Office over the State Bank, Algona, Iowa. DENTfST, A, I, HIST, D. Local anae3tb,etlQ fpr Aead gnms whefl extracting AND ^iq mtmff^if ^K&A^'nk* !^»* ,,'i t f» y 3* s %

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