The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 19, 1896 · Page 7
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OTKER BESS Madson Si Hanson opened a new tailoring establishment in Algona, over Heise's barber shop in the postoffioe blook, Booms Grand Opening Saturday, Aug. 22. The public is invited to call and inspect a full line of imported goods at prices never before quoted in Algona, Repairing neatly done, Suits pressed and cleaned. All work guaranteed. We have had ample experience and can suit the trade. Madson &' Hanson. WON ONE, LOST ONE, The Algotia Club Hunts Swea City Badly— 1-.OBB8 to Clarion By an Unlucky Hatn. What promised to be the ball game of the season was ruined Saturday afternoon by a short shower. Clarion and Algona stood two tallies each at the end of the lifth inning, after pretty play all around. The rain came just as the Algonas went to the field, the ball was too wet to be well handled, Clarion made 9 scores, and then just as the third man was out the sun appeared, everything dried up and the game came back to business again. The score ended 12 to 3. Salisbury threw out the Clarion batters splendidly while the ball was dry, and all the hoys played good ball. The Algona boys evened up that Britt game Wednesday by mopping the ground with Swea City's crack club. The score was 22 to 6 which tells all that needs to be told; Salisbury threw twisters to the visitors that tangled them up worse than the hills and valleys of the out-field did, while the home hoys pounded Hart's balls all over the diamond. The Swea City team hasn't had such a drubbing this year. The Hioomers are Uuclt Again. The Boston Bloomers tire again in 'these parts. They played in Sioux City last week. At Elk Point, S. D., they had an exciting time. The members of the team had been warned previously that if they attempted to play there 'they would be arrested for violating the Sunday taw, but until the end of the eighth inning nothing was done to molest them. At that juncture Deputy Sheriff Carter and his son Fred stepped into the field and placed all the players under arrest. The girls were loaded Into a carryall and a start made for the county jail, with a crowd of 500 men and. boys In hot pursuit, The officers were assailed with the vilest epithets and the air filled with missiles aimed at their heads. Fred Carter was finally pulled from the wagon and seriously injured by the mob. In the court house yard, while the warrants for the prisoners' arrest were being examined, a rush was made for the deputy. He was overpowered, the girls assisted into their wagon and hurried out of town before a posse could be raised. _ Base Ball Notes. . The Swea City club wear handsome uniforms. The town raised $125 to buy them, The Tama City club will play the Algona club Aug. 31 and Sept. 1 on the Algona grounds, The north side and south side of town played for the W. C, T, U. last Thursday and while the north side came out a little ahead by ringing in Chas. Palmer and Guy Taylor for battery, the south side, we think, fairly earned the applause. Ernest Raymond and F, M. Curtiss did the throwing for the south siders while Hackman stood behind the bat, B, W. Haggard and G. F, Peek umpired. WQ have forgotten the score, The Swea City club la not satisfied with its game with Ledyard, and issues the following: "We hereby challenge the Ledyard Base Ball club to play a second game on the Bancroft grounds any time this month for gate receipts, or a side bet pf $25 or po, or both. Same men to compose teams as first game^unless otherwise agreed," Salisbury and Claussen were the L,<sd- yard battery, NOTES, At Thompson, across the Une in Wlnnebago county, the house of Mrs. Ole Awbrosen was taken by a Highest MOiT MAim tornado Friday night. A school house ilso is demolished. Corn and crops are destroyed. Mrs. Ambroson and all the occupants of the house were Injured seriously. Will. Ghantland of Fort Dodgo and some others had a lively time at the Okobojl encampment. They were out on the lake in a sail boat when a storm Came up. They were blown clear across the lake under bare poles but managed to keep out of the water until the wind went down. Estherville had a cyclone Saturday morning at 5 o'clock. It took out a machine shop, and a paint shop across the street, moving several buildings off their foundations in the vicinity. Then it suddenly lifted, taking chimneys and unroolng houses. In the country It wiped out lots of corn. The Sioux City Journal tells a story on our old-time judge, J. N. Weaver. He dreamed a brother lawyer had turned preacher and was celebrating a wedding. When he carae to saying the Lord's prayer he couldn't remember it and turned to the judge and asked him to start him. He couldn't do it and the shock was so great that it woke him up. The Journal does not add whether he has hunted up his Bible since or not. Lars Hanson of Armstrong was accidentally killed Fridjiy morning. He was helping to thresh on the farm of John Peterson, hauling grain, when his team ran away. He was on the ground and as the team started he ran to catch them. He reached for the reins and was struck in the left breast by the corner ot the hay rack, breaking three ribs so that they pressed in upon the lung and pericardium, killing him almost instantly. NORMAL SOHOOL PBOSPEOTS. The Fall Term to Open Sept. 1—A Attendance Assured. wwrMtiittoitt, Prof. Lilly finished his work in the institute Saturday and is over in Hancock county surveying. He has surveyed about 70 miles of ditches already there and still more are needed. He will be back for the school opening in ten days. The term begins Sept. 1, and there is every prospect of a big attendance. Among the items of news connected with the normal, are the following; Its course of study has been accepted by the state university, and students can enter the university from it without examination, Miss Louise McCoy will be added to the faculty, and will teach German, literature, history and drawing, A class in elocution will be formed, and will be In charge of Miss Bertha Hancock, This will be a rare opportunity for students. Music classes will be instructed by Prof. Forde. This also brings the best of talent to the school. The normal school is well prepared for the year's work, and the prospect is that there will be a big attendance. PLATED WITH DYNAMITE., Henry Bliulimnii'B Three-year-old. Pounds a Dynamite Cartridge with a Hammer, A little three-year-old child belonging to Henry BHnkman, and living over north of the Milwaukee track, found, a dynamite cartridge used in blasting, yesterday afternoon, and tried to drive a nail In the end of it. Part of a thumb and the ends of two fingers are missing and one side from the heel up looks like 'a leopard's skin, but nothing serious is feared and the doctor thinks the infant will survive. The details are hard to get at as the family talks very brokenly and don't seem to know much about the matter, It is. marvelous that the child was not blown to atoms for one cartridge would kill fifty men if it got a chance at them, How the child got the dynamite is not known. TIE F,AI has gone to help this boy oii He now livens in a cottage in Fort Dodge provided by his other son. If he is taken hack to Illinois he will he arrested again and it will be a more waste of powder to attempt to get him out of standing trial.. INSTITUTE NOTES. The teachers left town Saturday. About 200 had to pass examination. Some have hold-over cerliflcatos. Supt. Reed says it was a very successful session and that a lot of hard studying wtis done in spite of the heat. One of the questions was how to settle the tramp problem. This might be answered by saying, first catch your tramp, then bring him before 'Squire Clarke. Here is a puzzle for the mathematically inclined: Find the least number which being divided by 28, 19, and 15, shall leave respectively the remainders 19, 15, and 11. The closing entertainment, Kate Smith's musical program, drew an audience that filled every available seat. It was flue throughout. One feature not down on the program was a violin solo by John G. Smith's youngest son. He drew his bow like a professional and was heartily applauded. The silver debate Wednesday afternoon drew a crowd. It was lively and entertaining. Clarence Hays made a telling argument by reading from Phil. G. Hanna's statements about silver in South America in THE UPPER DES MoiNES. It was rumored that J. J. Ryan was to help the free silver side, but he was out of town. The teachers found out what "civics and economics" mean, Friday. They passed their first examination .in the new branches. At least one question they ought to have answered, "what is meant by 16 to I?" hut likely a lot of them got it wrong for all they have read about it. They could hardly miss on, " what is the great issue between the two parties this fall." Here is a question that must have been a stunner: "How many ways have been proposed for settling the vexed question of labor and capital? Explain each quite fully." CURE FOR HEADACHE. As a remedy for all forms of headache Electric Bitters has proved to be the very best. It effects a permanent euro, and the most/ dreaded habitual sick headaches yield to its influence. We urge all who are afflicted to procure a bottle and give this remedy a trial. In cases of habitual constipa* tion Electric Bitters cures by giving the needed tone to the bowels, and few cases long resist the use of this medicine. Try it once. Large bottles only 50 cents at L. A; Sheetz' drug store. 3 THE DISCOVERY SAVED HIS LOT. Mr. G. Cailleuette, druggist, Beavers- ville, 111., saysi "To Dr. King's New Discovery I owe my life. Was taken 'with La Grippe and tried all the physicians for miles about, but of no avail and WHS given up and told I could not live. Having Dr. King's New Discovery in my store I sent for a bottle and began its use and from the first dose degan to get better, and after using three bottles was up and about again, It is worth its weight in gold. We won't keep store or house without it." Get a free trial at Dr. L, A, Sheetz' drug store, 9 BUCKLEN'S ARNICA SALVE. The best salve iu the world for bruises, cuts, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains, corps and all skin eruptions, and positively cures piles or no pay requirea. Jt is guai'anteed to give perfect satisfaction or money refunded, Price 85o a box. Sold by L, A, Sheete, OUR new flour is a good one. Try it, Grove & Son. JJaolc tl?at He Win Be Ju The Fort Dodge Post in reporting Me arrest of F. A. Keoyop, eaye; "There is said to hf^ve been eomo }v regularity about; bis arrest and it is i4 Governor AltgeW will issue a to h»v§ biffl tfvk^n, b&pk. tp Ifo report oj ftpytbiDg of is xwetul here. Ken^o«'e fort J?o4ge w^s up la^ f no, 8£ep. tQwar4? s.e.our* «ee.,m.ed \q tlUBU fy^ }{ will Jfc will be, to Money, I am loaning money on farm lands at situ per cent, interest, Only a small charge will be made for procuring this cheap money. The borrower can have the privilege of paying off all or any part of bis mortgage at the time of paying interest. J. J. RYAN. Office over the postofflee, Algona, Iowa.. FIVE-ROOM house for rent, near the Milwaukee depot. Inquire of Lunette W, our new flour. Grove & ,Spn. pur summer goods are npw going at greatly reduced price?. Qsp. li, QALBBAITH & £0, y«n'j» j<ea»e at A B <J $be expenses pf majitogr foe be paid, §t PP$JPB 9! the borrower, ! the Wtfodmefi life td »eet tA wick'next Weu t fi6sflfty» Aug. 26 f &hd have fun. The program will be" trig, varied, Ifiterestttigi entertaining. Among the particularly good things will be the oration by Hon. fr fi. McEnroe of Whttteffiofe, The address of welcome by ttev. 1. Groen, music by select soloists and a double quartette of raised Voices, afld< the Reiiwlek brass band. Amusements of all kinds such «B huso ball* bicycle races* foot rrtces, fat man's race, old man's rnCe, etc, Basket dinner nt honh> Delegates from Mumboidt. Eagle Grove, Algowii Clarion, dorwitn, LuVeffie^LiVermnrej and Gold field will be in attendance. In short yourself n.nd family and everybody pise are invited td join in the jollity of this gala day, B1& RACES AT E8THEBVILLE. The Algoim Tetitn Have Entered— Bicycle and Horse Knees. Today, tomorrow, and Friday, Estherville is to have some fast races.* Purses of $2,600 are offered. The Al* gona horse team has been planning to he present for a big fireman's competition, but at the last moment was un* able to go. The program is as follows! First day, Wednesday, Aug. 10.—Two bicycle races; hoso team races; 2:85 pacing race; novelty races. Second day, Thursday, Aug. 20.—Three bicycle races; hose team race; 2:88 trotting race; chariot races. Third day, Friday, Aug. 21.—Three bicycle races—1-mile handicap, % mile open, 5- mllo handicap; hose team races; free-for all pace or trot, (novelty special.) Harvest Excursion**. The Chicago, Milwaukee &'St. Paul railway will sell home-seekers' tickets 4 and 18, Sept. 1, Ifi, and 29, Oct. 6 and 20. Pare one way, plus $2, for the round trip.—2018 G. A. 11. Encampment. Tickets will he sold by the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Pnul railway to St. Paul or Minneapolis, Aug. 80, Sept. 1, 2, and 3. Final limit Sept. 15; an extension of return limit to Sept. 80 may he obtained hy depositor ticket on or he- fore Sept. *16 with joint agent at St. Paul. Fare for round trip, $5.—20t4 Hulf Uut«a to Milwaukee. •On account of national convention repuhlican league, August 26 and 27, the Northwestern line will sell sell excursion tickets to Milwaukee and return at one faro for the round trip. For dates of sale and full information apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern rail way.-2112 Special Trnln. On Sunday, Aug. 23, the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul railway will run a special excursion train to Clear Lake and return, leaving Algona a,t 9:32 a. m. Fare $1.40 for the round trip. Ticket includes admission to the Clear Lake park grounds.—20l3 PERSONAL MOVEMENTS. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. J. Doxsee spent Sunday at their old Rolfe home. Miss Simpson is here from Cleveland, Ohio, visiting her sister, Mrs. Garfleld. Miss Ada Smith is home from a four- weeks' visit with her sister, Jessie Huntington. C. M. Doxsee has rigged up a camping wagon and with his family will recreate at Silver lake a week. Mrs. Chas. Budd of Des Moines has been visiting at John G. Smith's, and spending some time at Clear Lake. S. E. McMahon, Misses Nhnnie Fraser, and Bertha Hancock were guests at the Cooke cottage at Okoboji over Sunday, Miss Frances Rodgers of Marshalltown has been visiting Jessamine Jones and Cornelia Inghara, old college mates. Albert Patterson has left the store at Blairsburg and gone to Dubuque. His younger brother, George, is in charge of the store, Dr. McCoy's 67th birthday came around last Thursday, and the doctor and Mrs, McCoy entertained a few old friends at tea, a very enjoyable occasion, Wilfred and Jessamine Jones carae from Okoboji Saturday, Miss McDill of Creston coming with them for a short visit. She is daughter of ex-United States Senator McDill, ' Mrs, Wm. K. Ferguson entertained a number of ladies at tea last Thursday in honor of her friend, Mrs, Wilson of Chicago, who is visiting her, and of her sister, Mrs, Shore. Senator Funk ran over from Emmetsburg and spent Sunday in Algona. The senator was at the 'Burg consulting with Thos, Way of Britt about telephone matters in Dickinson county. Mr. and Mrs, Frank Biokneil of Des Moines are expected in Algona today for a clay's visit. They will go east to Milwaukee to attend the meeting of republican clubs, which is to be held next Tuesday apd Wednesday, . A. D, and Mrs, Clarke are home from a visit with Edith, in North Dakota, They expect to go to Wisconsin next week to attend the 60th wedding anniversary of Mrs, Clarke's parents. Mr. Clarke says crops are called "fair" in Dakota. Miss Carrie Rice has been visiting at Geo, W- Pangburn's in Mankato. Mr. Pangburn is succeeding beyond, expectation in hip pew location, Mrs. Geo, Day and sorae friends returned with her, and have visited Mrs. C. Sessions in Algous the past week. J. A, HAMPTON $ Co, have put; ip a stock of sidewalk brick. They maUe &« attractive and durable, walk, ' have already p«t tbeo in.-^J8 When you buy flour, why not buy „-'•*«; the best ? Especially when yen dart get the best—and a choice article it is, tob—for the same money that is charged for less worthy grades We stand by our flour—sd do,the con« suwers. They know what they want, and they want Wilson Mills Flour, and will have no other. That shows their good judgment, and . is a capital recommend for good goods. , -,-^i MILLET AND FLAX SEED-Plenty of it now} on hand, For sale at the old stand by <, Lenette W. Butler, Administrator J. J. Wilson estate!,-"' A Sad Iron .. That will hold the heat is what anyone who is obliged to iron clothes, either in hot or cold weather, wants. In our asbestos lined Sad Iron there is a hood or cover lined with asbestos, which is a non-conductor of lieat, that covers the core or iron proper. This prevents the radiation of heat from the iron and the result is that the iron Does Not Cool So Quickly as the old ."flat iron." This means that the 'handle is always cold, you take fewer steps going back and forth from your ironing board to the stove, your cloths look better after ironing. The irons are finely nickle plated and have been reduced in price from $2 to $1.50 per set of three. Let' us show you a set. Take them home 6n trial and give them a thorough tesf, it will cost you nothing to test their merits. G. M. DOXSE&, DON'T FOR©ET THAT- The Great Clearing Sale of Boots and Shoes continues during this week, and now is the time for you to buy shoes cheap. Great bargains in all departments at Browtiell & Allred's, . Cash Shoe House. Fine repairing, and shoes made to order, NSURANGE. - Also Land, Loan and Collection Business,Office over Algona State Bank, Farmers' ot Cedar Rapids, Phoejilx of Hartford, Hanover of New York, Minnesota Fire, Minneapolis, Bockford of Rockford, Lloyd's Plate Glass of New Yorlt, United States Life of New Yorlc. GEO. M. BAILEY, ;<•*• ;•>.•"»«. • v; A •OSS ' v *l " '$ ' r * XU3B <::m > ,,•« :p -'fa m WE have a few jnore of those , shirt waists left, still golag &tpn,Jy 86*?. wuuwwyiuu uwuiuuuwuifu jujuii. J The Time Has Come to begin to plan on Storm Doors and Win* 1|| dows to keep out the cold, The John Paul Lumber will get you any siae or shap§ and. them at the lowest-prices,. AJarga; doar§i windpwi! lathi 1 --- 1 --'- - tj --'- eto«, always on

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