The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 2, 1896 · Page 5
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 5

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, December 2, 1896
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Tfil OTPEK BBS MOlNESi ALSONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, DlCffiffifiK 2, 1899, It is not wrong to C5> thitik that a present having air edge will not cut your friendship ttitti the recipient when it can be paid for with a smile, a "thank you," or a Kiss • Onr••line of pocket and pen knives for the holidays was never •'more complete, and we were never before able to offer so much for the money. We have warranted knives from 150 to .$2,50. Our 15, 20, and 250 knives, all warranted to be made of best razor steel, -are great favorites with the boys. In our stock you can find knives that will please mother, father, wife, husband, sister, or Another's sister > Until Christmas we will make a special price of 390 on our regular 500 knives, every one warranted. Everyone who has seen our assortment says we have the finest line of cutlery ever shown in Algona. C. M. DOXSEE, ZHCard/ware. COST SECOND MORTGAGES. Haggard & Peek. THE OOMIfla ATTBAOTION. The Homo Talent Comedy "Outwitted" Will Be Given Dec. 11 at the Opera House. Next week Friday, Dec. 11, the comedy '• By Wits Outwitted," said to have been written by B. O. Towne, who made a speech in Algona during the campaign, is certainly one of the cleverest comedies ever given in Algona, will be presented with the following cast: Fernanda, daughter of Don Jose Rodrlges, •....Miss Zoa Wartman Clementina, wife of Don Rodrlges Miss Louise McCoy Don Jose Rodrlges, a merchant Geo. E. Hamilton Don COBine, betrothed to Fernanda FrederlckM. Ourtlss Valentine Navaro, In love with Fernanda, Wilfrid P. Jones Juan, a servant The Algona Harp orchestra has been engaged and will furnish music before the performance and between acts; also musical specialties will be introduced by members of the company. This will ,be one of the best comedies ever produced in Aigona, and no one should miss the opportunity of seeing it. Tickets 6Qo, 35o, and 25c, on sale at- Ehlers & Falkenhainer's, GREAT ribbon sale for ten days—your choice for 10 cents a yard at 3712 JNO. GOEDERS.' SEE those fine chamber sets at Grove & Son's. ^ '.. '•. Night School'. There will be a meeting at the normal building next Monday evening at 7:80 for the purpose of organizing even ing classes in arithmetic, book-keeping and penmanship. Be sure to come. First lesson free. Remember the date, Deo. 7. • Everyday Excursions To all parts of the world can be arranged for any day in the year, for one or more persons, upon application to any principal ticket agent of the Chioa' go, Milwaukee & St. Paul railway, Itineraries carefully prepared for excursions to California, Florida, Mexico, China, Japan, and to any part of Europe, Estimates furnished, including all expenses. Tickets furnished for the complete journey, It is not necessary to wait for any so-called " personally conducted excursions." In these days of progressive enlightenment, with the English language spoken in every lane under the sun, one does not need to de ?end upon the services of guides for sight seeing, but can go it alone or in small family parties with great comfor and security and at one's own conven ience. Apply to the nearest agent o the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Pau railway, or address Geo. H. Heafford general passenger agent, 415 Old Col ony building, Chicago, 111.— 37t3 SPECIAL prices on ladies' and child dren's cloaks for fifteen days at 37t2 GOEDERS. ALL FREE. Those who have used Dr. King's New Discovery know its value, and those wh< have not have now the opportunity to try i free. Call on the advertised druggist am get a trial bottle, free. Send your name and address to H. E. Buoklen & Co., Chica ?o, and get a sample box of Dr. King's New Life Pills, free, as well as a copy of Guide to Health and Household Instructor, free All of which is guaranteed to do you goo< and cost you nothing. Sold at L. A. Sheetz drug store. FREE PILLS. Send your address to H, E, Bucklen Co., Chicago, and get a free sample box o Dr. King's New Life Pills. A trial wil convince you of their merits. These pill are easy in action and are particularly ei • feotive in the cure of constipation and sick headache. For malaria and liver trouble they have proved invaluable. They are guaranteed to be perfectly free from every deleterious substance and to be purely vegetable. They do not weaken by their ac- ion, but by giving tone to stomach and bowels greatly Invigorate the system. Regular size 25o. per box. Sold by Dr. L. A. Sheetz, druggist. 4 Mfs. Phil. C. Hanha is visiting Mi's. O. SimpsOn. Mrs. Edith Clarke Williams Id expected at the A. D. Clarke home today. Miss 0. T. Dodd ate turkey Thanksgiving day with her sister iii Mason Jity. Miss Lulu Clarke came down frota ler college work in Minneapolis for Thanksgivihgi THE UPPER DBS MOINDS neglected ast week to note the return of Chester !all from Louisiana. Prof. Frank Mi Chaffee writes from eMars that he is well and prospering) ie is having a Very successful school ' hero, Col. and Mrs. Cooke report a very enjoyable meeting of the Loyal Legion it Des Moines. The banquet Was iit« .ended'from all parts of the state. Mrs. Meredith is out from her Wisconsin home for a visit with her broth* rs, J. W. and T. H. Wadsworth. She jatne to see her mother, who has been laving quite a sick spell for some weeks. Mr. and Mrs. A. F. Call returned to Sioux City Friday. They will go to California in H. month to spend the winter. Mr. Call is now a member of ihe law firm of Wright & Hubbard, nereafter Wright, Call & Hubbard. . It las been for years one of the strong .aw firms of the sl.ate. Prof. Curtiss of the agricultural col- ,ego visited his brother, F. M., Satur- Jay. Prof Curtiss is one of the leading instructors and writers of the state pn agricultural and dairy matters. Ho is a young man still in the 30's, but he has gone 1'apidly to the front and is now known all over the west among agriculturists. Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Ingham returned from Omaha Monday. Miss Cornte will remain there until the holidays. While there Mr. Ingham attended both of the great foot ball contests between the Iowa and Nebraska teams. On Thanksgiving day neither team scored a point. Saturday Iowa won a single oal. This gives the state university oys the western championship this year, as they have won in every contest. One of their best players is a darkey, and when they went to Columbia, Mo., the rowdy element came near stirring up a riot. The encouraging shouts all along the line Were, " kill the nigger." But he was sandy and played the most courageous game of his life. At one time the professors of the Missouri university asked the Iowa City boys to leave the ground and drop the game, but they said they came to beat Missouri and that they intended to do it, which they did. big party, btine of their tf itnds suSpetit- ffig anything, takteg the late passenger north fof Minneapolis. Next ttofning wedding cards atinooheed what had happened. Mr. Stahdfing grew up in Algona. where he is fetneinbered as a very bright and attractive boy. He has been mayor or Cor with and is ia every Way a leading citizen. His bride is a lady of many graces. . Good wishes from Algona friends will go with the happy couples WE are prepared to sell you winter apples as nice and cheap as anyone. M. Z. GROVE & SON. Holiday Excursions. For the Christmas and New Year holidays excursion tickets will be sold by the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway company to stations within distance of 200 miles of Algona at fare and one-third /or the round trip. Tickets on sale Dec. 24, 25, and 31,1890, and Jan. 1, 1897, with final return limit up to and including Jan. 4, 1897.—3615 Poultry Wanted. We will begin Nov. 30'to buy poultry at the Northwestern creamery, and will pay the highest market price. 36t4 BELTON & REED. SEE that ladies' underwear we are selling for 25 cents. Geo. L. Galbraith &Co. Cheap Excursions West and South. On Nov. 17, Dec. 1 and 15, 1896, the Northwestern line will sell excursion tickets, with favorable time limits, to a large number of points in the west and south at very low • rates. For tickets and full particulars apply to agents Chicago & Northwestern railway.— 3413. ' ON account of sickness in my family I desire to sell my interest in the Algona brick yard, cheap for cash or will exchange for good land, 18m6 JOHN OSTBUM. Nice for a itoil.dnj' Gift. If you are a smoke? you cannot fail to appreciate a good cigafy and a present of a box of thein serves to tftake you feel more kindly toward the donor. Schu & Waterhouse at the cigaf factory have prepared fof the watits of those who desire to make presents of this kind, and Can furnish cigars of fltie qualityjin boxes of J2, 26, of 60 ( as do- sired, neatly put up in boxes which are splendid imitat'iohs o! current books, and which when empty come handy for various useful purposes. The attention of ladies who may wish to make pros 4 ents of this kind is called to the large Variety of boxes and cigars to be had for this purpose.^87t2 AMONG THE ADVERTISERS. Hogs brought $3 yesterday. Oats are 12 cents,.corn 14. Algona will have finer displays of holiday goods than evor. Stoves are being given away at Robinson's. A good stove for $2. Corwith Crescent: Melzar Haggard of Algona was on our streets today. Haggard & Peek have plenty of money to loan on second mortgage security. Will Freeman of Whittemoro has bought the Jo. Peterson billiard hall. He will take possession at once. Schu & Waterhouse have some handsome cases of cigars gotten up for holiday purposes. They are beauties. McGregor has brought in some handsome holiday furniture. Book cases, chairs, etc., are equal to the display in a city store. W. K. Ferguson advertised his high bred Poland China pigs in THE UPPER DES MOINES Wednesday, and Saturday had sold seven. Swea City Herald: We understand that some parties of Algona will hold a special sale of clothing in our town some time in the near future. The Standard notes a visit from Chas. Kraft to the flourishing city of Germania. Mr. Kraft is to have some clothing sales there and at other points. Wheat Is booming along up. There were only 50 cars in Chicago Saturday as against over 400 cars the same day last year. Wheat is worth 65 cents in Algona, The Ehlers & Falkenhalner holiday opening comes Dec 14, a week from next Monday, and will be a big event. The Algona Harp orchestra will play and a splendid display of holiday goods will be exhibited. Keep your eye on the place, date, and advertisement. Dingley & Pugh join in the display. Money. I am loaning money on farm lands at six 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 his mortgage at the time of paying Interest. J. J. RYAN. Office over the postofflce, Algona, Iowa. SEE our line of fancy new crockery. M. Z. GROVE & SON. We want to -say' word about All flour might be good flour- but it isn't, always, The good flour that's always good—'•do you know where to get that kind? We -will give you the combination : . It's the :' Daisy Mills Flour. You know it. Don't some right now. put off doing a wise thing. Try Lenette W. Butler, Administrator J. J. Wilson estate. $ ;3 * -> Home~seekers' Excursions, On Nov. 17 and Deo, 1 and 15, 1890, the Chicago, Milwaukee & St, Paul railway will sell round-trip excursion tickets to a great many points in the western and southwestern states, both on its own line and elsewhere, at great" ly reduced rates. Details as to rates, routes, etc., may be obtained on application to any ticket agent of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St, Paul rail way .-36t3 WHEN you have land to sell, rent, or trade, list it with Doxsee & Foster, A SNAP in heating stoves— see what Burns has, The German heater beats them all, and is low priced, WE are loaning money on real estate. Bates and terms to suit borrower. Call and see us before loaning elsewhere. DOXSEE & FOSTER. Watch this Space We will surprise you next week. Keep your eye on our show windows, and come and see us for your Boots, Shoes, Rubbers, Arctics, etc. Browtiell & Allred, , •'* W3 $ MTV ' ' J' ••si ?M Fine repairing and custom work. THE CASH SHOE HOUSE, Boston Block. Bsta.lolIslD.ed. WATCHES, GET your wood of Hamilton. Cord or stove wood always on hand,-31tf Farm Loans at 0 per Cent. And the expenses of making the loan can be paid at option of the borrower, Interest payable annually unless otherwise preferred, The loan can be paid in whole or in part at any interest date, HOXIE & BRUNSON. WEBB QUIETLY MAERIEJ), J, H. Stnndrtus and M.BB Cora Stjl- son Married at Corwttb and At» tend a party Before TueJr Friends "Catcw On," John H. Standring, cashier of the big Corwith bank, and Miss Cora Belle Stilson, daughter of one of Corwitb'e leading citizens, were quietly married last Wednesday evening, and went to a A Snap for Somebody. House and two lots for sale in west part of Algona. Good cellar, cistern, well, and a lot of nice shrubbery. A small payment only Is required down. Inquire at this office.—23 ANOTHER ON STANDARD OIL. Good Sledding on Blackford Hill WUere Charlie Winkle's Load Spilled and Froze. Bancroft is again shipping oil in barrels. Charlie Winkle's wagon cannot travel fast enough to supply the demand. The Register tells one about his upset last week: Tuesday the wagon tipped over on the Blackford hill near Algona and the oil ran out on the road, The boys have had excellent coasting where it froze over, making a glassy path down the hill. FOB time loans on real estate apply at Kossuth County State Bank, MONEY to loan on town property and farms. Thos. F. Cooke.-Sltjanl A $3,800 interest in a good-paying business to exchange for real estate in Kossuth county. Inquire of Doxsee & Foster. • BURNS wants you to see the German heater, for hard or soft coal or wood. He hae ft few left at very cheap prices, BUCKWS ARNICA SALVE, The best salve in the world for braises, cuts, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains, corns anc all B w eruptions, and positively cures piles or no pay required. It is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction or money refunded Price 85o a box, Bold by L. A- Sheetz. Clocks, Jewelry and Silverware- AT REDUCED PRICES UNTIL DEC. 1. E. G. BOWYER wants to make room for an immense stock of Holiday Goods, and so will mark down the price of everything in the store until Deq, i jn order to do so. NOW IS THE TIME—the best time you will ever have to secure bargains in choice goods. Everything warranted as represented. Come early. All goods engraved by hand free of charge. 3B. O% Boston Block, Algona. PB, I,. A, SHEETZ, Drugs and Medicines, Full assortment always onhanfl of drugs, njefl clues, and pure liquors {or medicinal purposes only. DR. PRESTON, Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Operations perforaea. Diseases treated. Spectacles fitted, Dec. 14. Grand Harp Orchestra. JL/vv* mnutes trom 2 p, m. until lu p, m,, ana a oeautuui souvenir pay you to wait and see this beautiful line of holiday goods, JBhlers & Falkenhainer Drug Co. ® Dingley & Pwgh J^w^ll 1 ! 1| V. ,."• . DaiatePteb®j^MPfl(W»» » ' • .«.•/-: >, ,' -. -A-,. ,

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