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PAGE EIGHT REV, SOUTHGATE DIES THURSDAY AT ROCHESTER Former Pastor Here Buried at Britt Monday. Union M. & D. Club Elects— The Union Mothers and Daugh- Keljpknhs to Mason City— LAWYERS HIT IN TAX 'OPS' BY COUNCIL llj II. 15. Huberts In llritt >'ews-Tril)Une. Funeral rites for the Rev. Benjamin M. Southgate were conducted at the Congregational church at 2:30 Monday afternoon April 16, 1934. Mr. Southgate passed away at 6:40 P. M. April 12th at St. Mary's hospital Rochester, Minn., where lie had been taken for treatment following a stroke at 111 is home (early Sunday morning, April 8th. Rev. H. K. Hawley, pastor of the Congregational church, Ames, wa-s prorent and gav the funeral sermon. Dr. P. A. Johnson, state superintendent of the Congregational church, of Grlnnell, was also present and told of Mr. Soubhgate's activit.p.s since coming to Iowa in 1919. Members of the Hancock County Ministerial Association and of the Mitchell Association, twelve in number, had seats on the platform, and till ere were several ministers from surrounding towns in the audience. Charles Chubb, of Algona, gave the Masonic ritual service at the grave. Burial was made in Evergreen cemetery Britt. Near relatives attending tho last teacl rites were Miss II. A. Southgate, and Mrs. F. W. Bartholomew, Michigan City, Ind.,; Mr. and Mrs. T. T. Herbst and Charles Steven- Eon, of Algeria; Dr. Paul T. Southgate, of Long Beach. Calif., Robt. SoutQipate, of Royal Oaks, Mich., and Miss Priscilla Southgate, of Eveleth, Minn. To Britt in 1928. Mr. Southgate accepted a call to Britt late in November 1928. He served the pastorate faithfully and was largely responsible for the rebuilding of the church edifice. The re-dedication services were conducted on Sunday, November 2, 1930. Mr. Southgate was a builder. At Jiis first pastorate in Hubbell, Mich., he dedicated a new Church, ;was later ordained in this church and still later the marriage ceremony that united bim to Miss Josephine Olive Trefihewey was carried out on August 13, 1895.. Mr. Southgate also 'built the fine Congregational church at Rochester, Minn., standing close to the great City Dads Refuse to Listen to Pleas for Relief. "-- ....... -•- i group of Algonians attended a ter's'cluVmet wmV'Mr's.'jIary Wood ' district Rebekah convention at Malast Thursday, and Mrs. Cora Reid ' son City last week Wednesday. was assisting hostess. Officers ; Mrs. C. C. Wright is district \ ice I vere elected: Mrs. Julia Taylor, Grand, and Mrs. William Dehnert , iresident; Mrs. Edna Cruikshank. pave the unwritten work. The Burt | _ 1st vice; Mrs. Marie Winkel, 2nd lodge won a cup in a contest in j vice; Mrs. Frances Gould, 3rd vice; -unwritten work. Algonians at- j g cv on persons appeared Mrs Veda McArthur, secretary; tending were Mr. and Mrs. Delin- city council's annual tax eflunltza- Mrs. Marie Bode, assistant; Mrs.'ert, Mr. and Mrs. Conrad Herman, Uo ' n TOee ung at the couue.il room Anna Marlow, treasurer; Mrs. Min-jand the Mesdames Wright, Henry j Tuc sday morning to enter objec- nie Sarchett. corresponding secre-:Lund, G. R. Mantor, G. C. Barton, itlons to assessment boosts recently The Rev. A. II. Wood sang I i Anton Anderson, Earl Moore, and: maae by t h e co imcil. at the Two Here Give Views on Iowa Biz Situation In n review of lown business •ondltlons in Sunday's PCS Molnos Register the following nipenred— Alponn, In.-"0b, yes, business is some better, I guess, but ATP are drmvlnp «)" the future too much," In the opinion of Joe"Misbach, of the Misbneh Clothing Co. A farmer with whom Mr. Misbach was talking took up the Love a Little Cottage; Mrs. Carrie j A. W. Behrends. Bourne gave an illustrated talk on what handwriting reveals; and Mrs. Nan Ward reviewed The Quest Eternal. A club party postponed Itrldpc Tourney in Progress- Most of the boosts were on law libraries, which have usually been returned as valueless for assess- r and Mrs. G. W. Stillman won ^"™ rpose8 . Lawye rs who ob- Eternal. A club party postponed u,e igh scores playing East iana | ed to boogts were Carro i W an- because of bad weather will take ;"West" in a contract bridge t°J">j der , E c McMaho n, L. A. Winkel, place tonight at the Good Hope nament last week Wednesday night p A Danson H . B. White, and S. 1 . •_ 11. A f n ..nt n*+ TJ/•*/•»[/• Av lilif J^nnil — _- -. ~- _ lommunity room. Joint Legion-Auxiliary Meeting— A joint meeting of the Legion in the former Book & Gift Shop sponsored by Mrs. Forrest Twogood. Mrs. M. H. Falkenhainer and Mrs. A. D. Adams won the JV JUlLlt uiCULIllf:, Wl LIH* Jj^f., 11 -'" , mu ~ r. and the Auxiliary will be held to-i "North-South high scores. There morrow evening at S at the Legion!were five tables in play. The tour- hall. The program will include: I nament will continue three or four music, Legion orchestra; report on more weeks every Wednesday even- child welfare, Mrs. Cora Sterling; | ing. Monday afternoon tourna- novelty saw music, Irene Swenson.jments have been discontinued. Lu Verne teacher; essay Peace I,, ,. ri „ f' nT n n nii C ii Honored With Security, by Margaret Nel-1 ^"civii Van Allen entertained at son; music by string trio; and aj kitch ' en shower Tuesday evening short play. The essay ,s one which f nkhlonor of Catnerine Cavanaugh, •tT.nn nnnm-trl l-i I n n n I n n ft-n + rt A 1 I X* _ * " 11W**W» W «. v-~ •• v^ who will be married Saturday to Ray Cook. Bridge was played at 'se tables, the honoree winning high score, Alice Payne low, Kathleen Holtzbauer the travel prize. Y. P. Guild Henrs Play— The Presbyterian Young People's Guild met last Thursday night with Margaret Blossom, and the program included a play, Be a Little Cuckoo, presented by Alice Rist, Josephine Murtagh, Leola Zeigler, Catherine McCall, and Helen Goeders. Mayo clinic building. Service at Britt. His work in Britt has characterized by patience won second place in a state Auxiliary contest held recently. Appearing in the play will be Alice j Rist, Josephine Murtagh, Catherine j Zeigler. There will also be bridge, 1 dancing, and refreshments. A charge of lOc will be made to cover expense. Coup's in Family Get-Together— Rural members of the Congregational church were guests of 'honor at a family get-to-gether at the church Sunday evening. Refreshments were served in buffet ;style, and tlhe following program was given: Be A Little Cuckoo, Alice Rist, Josephine Murtaglh, Catherine McCall, Leona Zeigler, Helen Goeders; group of songs, Donald Hutchins; reading, Miss Rist. The committee included Mes- srs, and Mesdames D. P. Smith, W. E. McDonald, E. W. Lusby, W. D. Howie, J. W. Neville D. D. Paxson, C. R. LaBarre, W. E. Laird, D. H. Goeders, and T. L. -Larson, and Mrs. 'Sylvia Gunn. Many to W. F. M. S. Convention— A large number of Algonians attended a district W. F. M S. convention at Kanawha last week Tuesday. Mesdames 0. J. Stephen- 'son, C. W. Davenport, A. A. Bishop, and Atkinson, tihe latter of ~ ' morning, programs, Card Party Announced— Circle -No. 4 of the St. Benedict Rosary Society will entertain at a public card party at -the village school hall next Tuesday might at 8 o'clock. -Mrs. 'Frank Eisenbarth and Mrs. Lawrence Cink will be in charge. E. McMahon. List of Boosts. C. H. Williams appeared in behalf of the Hub Clothiers, whose store here was not started till af- er January 1. The original list of boosts follows: F. D. Mathes, State's Cafe, furni- ure and fixtures raised from $300 o $750; no change made at final learing. Fisher Cafe, furniture, stock, fixtures raised from $320 to ?750; no change. C. S. Johnson, merchandise, raised from $950 to $1800; no change. Basket grocery, merchandise, raised from $1291 to $1500; no change. Hub Clothiers, merchandise, raised from $300 to $1200; reduced to $1,000. Lawyers on Carpet. Carrol Wander, law library, raised from nothing to $450; reduced to $400. E. C. McMahon, law library raised from nothing to $500; reduced to $450. J. L. Bonar, law library, raised from nothing to $600; no change. A. Hutchison, law library, raised from nothing to $600; no change. Harrington & Lowe, law library raised from $240 to $600; no change. L. A. Winkel, law library, raised been and by lhard work. Coining to Britt after the church had been without a pastor for a year and at -tlhe closing of two banks and the handicaps that followed in t!he way of raising finances, and serving here through the most depressing years in the life of tihe church, ihe was responsible for keeping the church going and out of debt. Very few congregations are in as good financial condition as the First Congregational ChurcTn at Britt, and this duo largely to Mr. Southgate's careful management. Not only did ;he serve the church in Britt, but resurrected the churdh at Garner and preached there Sunday mornings. He also got the cihurch at Forest City supplied with a minister. Last October he was elected moderator of the Mitchell Association of Congregational churches and was serving as such at death. It can truly be said of the Rev. Southgate that he "died in the harness." Mr. Southgate's work was not alone in the cihurch. He was a member of the Masonic lodge, a thirty-second degree Mason as well as being a Shriner. He also was a member of Britt Chapter 0. E. S. and was Worthy Patron. Story of Life. A man with a remarkable intel- Emmetsburg, attended •afternoon and evening and several carloads of young people attended a Standard Bearers banquet in the evening. Cars were driven 'by Mesdames F. L. Thorpe, E. A. Genrich, and H. V. Hull. (Mrs. Bishop is district W. (F. M. S. president and presided at the convention. Mrs. Brnndage Has Birthday- Mrs. G. D. Brundage was honored by a few friends Monday afternoon, the occasion being her birthday. The afternoon was spent at bridge. Mrs. D. D. Monlux winning the high score. Other Society. Cards were .played at 30 tables -at a Guild party at St. Cecelia's Academy last Thursday evening. Alice Kain and Jack Fraser won the higih scores at bridge; Mary •Bieser and George Kohl at "500." Refreshments and dancing followed. discussion. The corn lonn plan ivns much more to the satisfaction of the farmer than the corn-hog contract plan, the farmer asserted. "And now when you go out to buy corn, you're expected to pay 45 cents a bushel for it," tho farmer pointed out, "and you can't feed 45 cent corn at the present pjrice of hogs." Then he told of selling some shoats recently for lack of pas hire, only to discover that he lost $4.50 on the sale, without counting his labor. "You can't go on .long that way," he said. "And sometimes we're got to have a reckoning on all this drawing on the future," Mr. Mis bach added. ALGONA GIRLS WIN IN AMES BIRD CONTEST Awarded 2nd and 3rd Places in Test on Identification. Thirty-four Algona students motored to Ames Saturday to take part in the Spring day festivities . T otntn fnllnirfi. AlEOna 8 LICENSE (Continued from page 1.) and athletic events." This looks broad enough to include not only proprietors of stores, garages, restaurants, and all the other usual places of bus- at Iowa State college. Algona delegation was third or fourtl largest in the state. A total o, nearly 500 high school student! attended. Spring day is held for the pur pose of presenting new and inter csting exhibits and demonstration? for high school students. The sub jects covered are bacteriology, bot any, chemistry, physics, geology mathematics, physical training zoology, and entomology Subjects of most interest to th Algonians were: purification o drinking water in the bacteriolog department; tree identification hemicals got from corn; colo lindness and amateur radio in tn ihysics department; and the skin ling and mounting of birds in tt oology department. Algonians Win Prizes. In the last-named group three Algonians entered a bird identification contest in which some 75 students participated, and Ada Fiene, Algona, daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. E. Fiene, Lotts Creek, won second place, the prize for which was one year's subscription to the Wilson Bulletin, a magazine devoted to bird life. from nothing to ?450; reduced to $400. Quarton & Miller, law library raised from nothing to $600; no change. P. A. Danson, law library, raised from nothing to $450; reduced to ?400. H. B. White, law library, raised from nothing to $450; reduced to $400. Council Flouts Argument. S. E. McMahon, raised from nothing to $600; no change. In argument before the council the attorneys said law libraries have but little money value and that books become out of date so Dr and Mrs. H. L. McCorkle en- oon that real value cannot be de- J_yi i cm u *•*» wi .»*•«•— ^...rw t*i A >1 TlVirtir n nfi n n n TiTilit fiol — tertained their bridge club at 6:30 Shower for Whittemore Girl— Mrs. Roy Crawford, Mrs. Norman Crawford, and Minnie Elbert entertained 35 friends Monday evening at a miscellaneous shower honoring Nelda Crawford, Whittemore, who will be married soon to William Finn. Bridge was played, and dinner Sunday evening . Mr. and N. Aalfs won the high entertained Mrs. C. score. Josephine Murtagh Mrs. Arthur Helberg Howard Carey won and the Mrs. high scores, Mrs. Ann Zittritsch the travel prize. Rosella Higgins, of Whittemore, won a prize for having the score nearest the year of the honoree's birth. her bridge club Tuesday evening. Mrs Mel Peterson, Long Beach, Cal'if.," and Mrs. H. B. White were! guests. The Delphians met last week Wednesday with Mrs. J. L. Bonar, and Mrs. W. G. Mcullough had charge of the program. Mrs. A. A. Bishop's Methodist Sunday school class had a. .party at the church last evening. Mrs. W. B. Quarton entertained the Candlelight club last Thursday evening. PETERSONS HOME FROM THE COAST; GLAD TO BE BACK Corn-Hog ermined. They are as a rule sal- ible only.to attorneys just enter- ng the practice. The council replied that some aw libraries had changed hands in recent years at figures which indi- :ated that they were of value. iness where tangible goods are sold, but also all persons who for private profit sell tickets for any kind of amusement. Exceptions to Ticket Tax. It would seem that shows given by traveling players must have a permit; persons giving dances or in charge of wrestling matches or baseball and other games or exhibitions, including concessionaires at fairs or celebrations; all provided admissions are charged anc the proceeds are not exempted in Paragraph D of Sec. 39 of the act which follows: "The gross receipts from sales of tickets or admissions to state county, district, and local fairs, and .he gross receipts from educational, religious or charitable activities, where the entire amount of such receipts is expended for educational, religious, or charitable purposes." Home Talent Billing Needed Under that paragraph it migh take a decision by the state boarc of assessment and review to deter mine whether the promoters of a home talent show where the director receives a percentage of the proceeds, even though the rest be devoted to educational, religious, or charitable purposes, must have a permit. The exemption is only where "the entire amount" of receipts goes for the purposes specified. The revenue derived from the MRS. LEWIS WILDIN, 65, DIESJIONDAY Mrs. Lewis Wildln, 65, who had een In declining health n long imc, particularly in the last three nonths, died Monday morning, and uneral services were conducted at he Methodist church yesterday af- ernoon, the Rev. C. V. Hulse offl- iatlng, with interment in Iliver- •iew cemetery. Mrs. Wlldin, whose maiden name vas Lillian Gertrude Flowers, was born at Shelter Island, New York, August 22, 1869, and when she was seven was brought by her parents to Iowa. The family lived first in Delaware county, then in Webster, where Lillian grew up. Her mar- •iage took place at Eagle Grove July 9, 1899. Mr. and Mrs. Wildin lived in Webster county, where all but one of the children were born, till they came here 21 years ago. Three children died in infancy and a son Gilbert » a ., <" lc <l in 1025. s ' George, of lUvordald tr Arthur, Wilnm, Mary , at home. There are grandchildren, a sist *! Daniels, at Akron, Colo brothers, Gcorso and AM crs, Fort Dodge, and O . r "tor City. Mr. wilding As a young woman Mr,I joined the Horn- -•' '"•• was active in both elm day school . n cr , "•-;;«] erly sympathy and „ ?l so pronounced Uwt she ' as Mother Wlldiu all lh best in South Crcsco. A Chevrolet 3[< lv | cs ^ I Three roots ,,f m ' ' demonstrating Chevrolet safety tests were shown all wanis club luncheon i a «| day. Tho pictures * J W| demonstration given at haas garage last week. Frieda Paetz, daughter and Mrs. Carl Paetz, of 'ft of Mr. Sexton, won third in the same contest and was awarded membership in the Iowa Ornithological Union, with a subscription to Iowa Bird Life. Personnel of Algona Group. This was the second year that Spring day had been observed at Ames. Algona students in attendance: John Christensen, Walter Beardsley, Herbert Potter, Joyce Christenson, Margaret Fiene, Jack Reed, Orville Haines, Ruth and Esther Shackelford, Frieda Paetz, Dorothy Hendren, Ida Leffert, Esther Pratt, Berdie Schulz, Ada Fiene, Lawrence Hutchins, Bob La Barre, Alice Zeigler, Virginia Schoby, Bernard Yeoman, Mary Helen Hudson, Ruth McKee, Roland Irwin, Ralph Lindhorst, James Bishop, Harlan Sigsee, and Robert Monlux. John Ferguson and Chalmer Copo- er made the trip by hitch-hiking. Cars were driven by John Christensen, Jack Reed, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Paetz, Willard Zeigler, and (Continued from page 1.) The A. L. Petersons got home last Thursday from seven months with their sons at Los Angeles. lect, we find him early in (his young manhood as superintendent of schools at Sterling, Kansas. His and by esay stages drove to the college work had been taken at coast via the Black Hills, Yellow- Williams college, Williamstown, L tone park _ and across the moun- Mass. He was affiliated with Phi I . Beta Kappa honorary fraternity. talns Later he enrolled in Chicago Theo- Here they had their first experi- login Seminary and after gradua- Unce with the sales tax. Mr. Peter- tion won a ministry at Hubbell, made a small purch ase at a Mich. During his lifetime ine serv-l ... . . , .. , ed Sycamore, Illinois, Evanston, California store, and the propri- 111., Pana, III,, did missionary work etor charged 25c "plus a cent for established churches and Sunday ji mm ie." Mr. Peterson did not schools in.Ohio, Indiana and Ken- d fl th .. Jlmmle » refi tucky, living during this time at . Toledo, Ohio. His next pastorate ence, but the proprietor explained was at Princeton, 111., then Hanni-jthat the phrase meant a cent sales bal, Mo., Rochester, Minn., Algona, tax blamed on Gov. James Rolph ducers and who have no feeder pig base. Conditions Set Out. 3. That the following conditions with respect to production of hogs in 1934 by the producer are complied with: a. That the number produced for market from this year's litters is reduced below the number oth- married in 1905, her maiden name ieing Martha Post. She is a sister of H. W. Post. Four children were born, but one is dead. The others are Elbe Jr., Thelma, and Jessie. Mr. Van Dorston was a member of the Presbyterian church, and had served as an elder. At death he was a trustee and secretary of the Men's club. Mr. Van Dorston was constantly in poor health in his later years, and his wife also was at the same time, and remains, in poor health. Both have had an exceedingly hard time, such as comes to few people. stands to Mr. Van Dorston's redit that he nevertheless did the est he could, though much of the me hardly able to drag himself round. EW PLAT IS MADE OF RIVERVIEW CEMETERY permits will be incidental. Doubt- others. Teachers the students were Renaud, and Morris. accompanying Misses Horn, less the principal object of the permit system is to provide the state board with a complete list of retailers for check-up purposes. The Advance'has received a few permit application forms for distribution to applicants. Iowa and finishing an active career at Britt, Iowa. Californians are still loath to ad- At death he had attained an age mit there has been a depression i of 67 years, 6 months, and 22 days, [speaking in a crowd, but in private He is survived by his wife Jose- they admit that times have been phine and five children; Olive pre tty hard. There has been (Mrs. Theo T. Herbst) at Algona; mar ked upturn in business, how Dr. Paul T. Southgate, at Long everi j n the last three months, con Beach, Calif.; Dorothy (Mrs. Don- se q ue ntly the booster spirit ha aid J. Thorpe) Seattle, Wash.; k een rev i v ed and the climate is Robert T. Southgate at Royal Oaks, aga j n being extolled as if there Mich., and Miss Priscilla T. South- were never anything "unusual." gate, of Eveleth, Minn. There are California is no place for a poor two sisters, Miss Helen A. South- manp Mr, Peterson says. Jobs are gate and Mrs. F. W. Bartholomew, gcarce> and even though living is of Michigan City, Ind. cheap, without fuel and kindred Born in Vermont bills, most people who must work His parents were Robert S. for a living are having an extreme- Southgate and Caroline Anderson ly hard time. So many job hunt- Soulhgate and he was bom at ers have gone to the coast that Woodstock, Vermont, August 20, there is always several men for ev- 1S66. During the summer of 1929 ery job. he and his wife vacationed at the Mr. Peterson added, however place of his birth, visiting among that it was probably cheaper for relatives. Rev. Southgate received him to live in California in winter much inspiration from this trip and than keep up his home here, now in the years following has often |that he has_retired. erwise permitted under the con- ract by a number equal to such xcess feeder pig purchases; or b. That the purchaser owned, owns, or will own no interest In any 1934 litters, in which case the number of feeder piga which may be purchased this year shall not exceed 75 per cent of the adjusted number produced for market for 1932 or 1933 litters, whichever Is ilgher. Purchasers "Without Base. If the purchaser has no hog o: feeder pig base, and does not tab advantage of Ruling No. 51, he ma; purchase up to ten feeder pigs thl year, subject to Paragraphs 1 an 2 above. An amendment to Admlnlstratlv Ruling No. 12 permits a "new pro have two litters in 193 produced therefrom if h mentioned it in his conversation with friends. In the pulpit, the Sunday school, the Missionary society, the Bible class Mr. Southgate's ability was pronounced. A great student of the Bible and of ancient history, he could reveal the printed events of history in a true light. In the min- LOOKS LIKE LEAGUE BALL TEAM HERE IS OUTJ!F_WINDOW A league baseball team for Algona this season seems unlikely now, for only four of the proposed towns have indicated support or a league. Besides Algona there are Fairmont, Estherville, and Spencer. No others had reported to headquarters at Minneapolis Sun day. George Thompson, Minneapolis emetery and a system of records organizer was here Sunday and whereby complete information con- ™ et Iocal fans at the Legion hall erning persons buried there would Representatives from Corwlth, For e available es ltjr| Bs th«rviIIe, and Spence: Old records of the cemetery were wrere also ****• The Forest City ost in a fire some forty years ago, Player* are mostly college boys In January the Algona Ceme- ery association undertook the ask of compiling a plat of tine ,nd since then -records of many so cannot play in organize (have been unavailable. Now baseball. Corwith players wer he caretaker, Lloyd iStebbims, has uBwiffing to Join a league. Knutson Speaker on Gross Income Tax Here Monday The courtroom was filled Monday evening to hear Clarence A. Knutson, Clear Lake, republican andidate for governor, speak on :ie gross income tax. Mr. Knut- on is a hardware dealer who poke here recently on the same opic before the Rotary club. Mr. Knutson's platform calls for i gross income tax turnover of the dollar, this tax to replace all pres- nt property taxes. He would lay a one-half of one per cent tax on every dollar received by a taxpayer. Mr. Knutson estimates a gross dollar turnover in Iowa of more than twenty billions yearly, and .he tax would, he believes, raise 100 millions, which would be sufficient to take care of all government expense within the state. Ross R. Mowry, Newton, candi- dats for attorney general, also spoke. Mr. Mowry gave a typical old-time republican apeech. J Here and There prepared a plat and taken names fattr towns have indicated as he did in every phase of life where the light of learning could be turned on to advance education, clear thinking and Christian principles. Algona, Mr. Peterson observed looked better than ever to him am bis wife on their return. Business is apparently much better. He admitted that while he was away he became "mushy" whenever he thought of coming back. Algona, he r jaims, is blessed with a better group of business men and other inhabitants than any other place he has seen in his travels, and it is more than a pleasure to him and Mrs. Peterson to get back to the old town where they have spent the major portion of their lives. s unable to obtain a hog base I ransfer as permitted in ruling. E s permitted to buy two sows or gilts for the purpose of having such litters. G, E, VAN DORSTON, 50, DIES THURSDAY OF HEART DISEASE Funeral services for Guy Elbe Van Dorston were held at the ound on markers. These will bej tnat they will go ahead with a isted in new records in sueih a ' ea gue if only two more will or- way that the location of graves ganlze to make a six-town league, as well as other information can If tb * s P Ian dt *s not pan out an in- t>e found instantly. dependent team may be organized It is hoped that tihe work will Practice here by last year's be finished "by Memorial day, when Payers will begin next Sunday. anyone interested may check the * records and correct mistakes. Old PhotOfifraoh Many unmarked graves are be-1 ° »»§»•• ing marked on the plat 'book, and it is Ihoped that oldtimers will inspect the records to give whatever information they 'have to help make the records as complete as possible. Did the Pigg Die in Yain? Hampton Chronicle—Hogs are selling at only a few cents more than they were one year ago, so it seems, that what Sen. L. J. Dickinson said about the "more than six millioa little piggies died in vain" was Just about the truth of L The farmers are now paying for the death of those little squealers by receiving about ?2 a hundred less for their hogs at this Jme than they should have been getting, because the packers are required to pay that ?2.50 cwt. tax It does not take a blind man very long to find out who is paying for those little piglets. Former Algonian Fatally Hurt in of Court House 'Gang' Turns Up Matthew Greer, court reporter I for Judge George A. Heald, recently found a picture taken 40 years ago of members of the Algona I court. In the picture the men were grouped sitting around a table, Fall Off Bridge on which rested a box of cigars'. E. J. Murtagh has received a fet- U^f flowing m ^ches or ter from James Murray Spring Mr J, identified the men as Lake, Minn., announcing the acci- .. Ace » Brunson then district court dental death of his brother Walter. LfJlT.. Davirt Or^r h 62, Tacoma. Wash, He had for 35 Ma «he^ cour!Reporter Oh, There's Plenty left. Bloomfield Republican — Since adjournment of the legislature i has several times been remarkei that the republicans made a grea political mistake. They ahouli have allowed the NRA bill to pas the senate, because it would hav proven such a boomerang as BOO as the people found what it was a. about that the democrats in th statehouse would have been thor oughly discredited on this on point alone before the next elec tlon. Presbyterian church Saturday afternoon at 2:30, the Rev. C. Paul Carlson in charge, assisted by the Rev. A. English. Mr. Van Dorston died last Thursday of heart trouble, with which he had been afflicted many years. Mr. Van Dorston was born October 27, 1883 at Livermore, and was 50 at death. He came to Algona some 25 or more years ago, and had ever since operated a bus line between the hotels and the depots. Mr. and Mrs. Van Dorston were years been a C. M. & St. P. railroad bridge carpenter, aud near Rochester a week ago Thursday he fell from a bridge into a gorge and suffered injuries which resulted in death Friday at a Centralia hospital. He never regained consciousness. Mr. Murray had lived in Tacoma 40 years, and he is survived by his wife, Hattie, and a daughter Bessie. Mrs. Murray was prostrated by shock. Mr. Murray was also a brother of the late Tom Murray, who for many years ran the Milwaukee's water pump here, and there was also a sister Agnes here who died many years ago. time; "Marsh" at Stephens, that then sheriff; E. H. (Gene) Clarke, W. L. Joslyn, and B, V. Swettlng attorneys, and Judge Geo. H. Carr, Emmetsburg, then presiding judge here. Mr. Greer said Judge Carr appointed him court reporter just 40 years ago next month, and that he has continuously served one or another of the judges ofi this district ever since. The Advance:— Does mimeographing that can hardly be told from the original typed copy. You w m be ainaz- ed at the superior work done at such reasonable price. Question of the Day, Northwood Anchor—Just suppose the sun shines brightly and the rains fall in just the proper proportion that by the first of next August corn shows evidence of a luge crop. Then what is going to be done with the millions of bushels of stored corn upon which farmers have borrowed 45 cents a bushel from the federal government? They've Another Think Coming. Knoxville Journal—The fruit of five hundred years of struggle for human freedom and the right to run our own affairs will not be surrendered so easily as the bright young men in the administration think. NEW SUMMER HATS ARE HEBE CHRISGHILLES & HERBST tlii'V' And still we're— THE TALK OF THE T01 These neW and attractive banquet and sunuaerj es have created a cyclone of comment—ires. ling, zestfeil—filled with the spirit of the new* You'll be delighted with the variety of styles» terials—every conceivable creation for every able purpose. There are the longer, Sunday-night lengths quet and dance, shown here in organdy ana» ing crepes—blue, rose, yellow, and green with dainty organdy and lace. There are the shorter sport models, in the 8 ety of material and color, some with J«»« without; pretty, useful garments design*"i • ery summer's need. Prices are so mou« you'd scarcely believe that such beauiu could be sold for such extremely low P"<* New arrivals are filling in the gaps left b! selling of last week-end. New organdys i night formals are here THIS WEEK in. a» fr variety of entrancing colors. And USF* * have come too just the thing for summer- When you think of NEW THINGS, tj»li* ° —where business is booming and where consideration go with, each purchase. $5.95 $8.95 The popular navy coats with the neat $12.85 All swagger suits reduced for $9.95

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