The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 3, 1897 · Page 8
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 8

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, March 3, 1897
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UPWltt JDJB8 M01KEBJ ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, MAHOM 3, 1897, GREAT BARGAINS For two weeks, commencing Friday, Feb. 19, for every cash order of Five Dollars at any one time I will give the purchaser 50 GENTS IN GASH. THE HEM). This order of goods includes anything I have in my store (except sugar), I think I carry the largest assortment *and finest line west of Chicago, and will not be undersold by anyone. Now is' the time to lay in your spring groceries. you-have'not the money it will pay you to borrow. Yours for business, If No. 8 Cowles Block. J <UH6S Don't Forget - that we always have on hand all kinds of grain and ground feed, bran, shorts, and oil meal at reasonable prices; also COAL of all kinds and grades. Goods delivered to any part of the city. RAILWAY TIMS CARDS. CHICAGO, MILWAUKEE & ST. PAUL LOCAL TRAINS WEST. No. 1 departs at 8:55am No. 9 departs at 4:01 pm Freights that carry passengers- No. 03 departs at 12 -05 a m No. 71 departs at 6:33pm No. 05 departs at 8:20 p m TRAINS EAST. No. 2 departs at 10:37 am No-* departs at 6:33 pm Freights that carry passengers- No. 76 departs at 8:20pm No.94 departs at 2:OSpm R. F. HEDBICK, Agent CHICAGO & NORTHWESTERN. South- Freight 7:10 a ml Pass 8:04am Mixed l:l?pmPass~ 2- Mixed 8:OOpmMlxed'.'..'.'.'.'lO:47p m F. H. VESPER, Agent. North- Mixed 7:10 a m Freight 11.-25 a m Pass * " H; L C. & N. W. Elevator. XDOXDGKE Medical and Surgical INSTITUTE AND CITY HOSPITAL. AMONG THE ADVERTISERS. .Do^see's hardware store has a handsome big owl as a mascot. Brownell's extended sole welt shoes are for this kind of weather. Now is the time to have horses clipped. Brown clips horses. The biggest car of brought into Iowa is .Wigwam. Mrs. Butler is getting a big lot of the best seed wheat for spring use. She advertises it this week. machinery ever unloaded at the Devoted exclusively to the medical and surgical treatment of chronic diseases. Many cases are successfully treated without leaving liome; others require to enter the hospital. l>r. B. W. Murray, surgeon-in-chief, is at the SXS^JSB^J^SH??. oneda y * each A lot of dishes from the bean supper were left at J. W. Robinson's store. The owners can get them there. A traveling steel range outfit is in town selling a range at $69 that local merchants ask $45 for. Look out for the traveling steel range fake. forest City Summit: An Algona clothing merchant figures his fur coat sales for the past winter at $13.000. That sum will buy more than a few dozen dog skins. Mayor Haggard and Alderman Wadsworth were out of the municipal turmoil Monday being at the Ingalsbe sale. Mr. Haggard says stock continues high, cows averaging from $30 to 8>40. have moved from to the Galbraith FRIDAY. MARCH 10. No charge for consultation and examination. «•» Tailor Shop, A fine line of suitings for spring and summer Aas just arrived. Come and take your choice. Pf ess Suits a Specialty, » •Repairing neatly done. MADSOlf <£ HANSON, Algona. Efanson & Butler the Cowles block ._ *„»„„ block. Gardner Cowles will papeiTthe offices vacated and move into them at once. The change was made to accommodate him. The Wigwam is opening the spring season. The Wigwam is the old standby for farm machinery and will have a bigger stock this year than ever. The Wigwam will be in evidence in our columns. Thorn & Jones, the enterprising Hobart merchants, bought the old Doxsee abstract office building last week and hitched teams to it and hauled it across The building ran away go- Chas, J, Doxsee, p»ee in Geo. Q. Call Building. Drugs and Medicines, Full assortment always oa hand of > pines, and pure liquors tov purposes only. s, med the river. ing down hill out of town, The state bank examiner hus made his report on the Algona Deposit and Loan association and has given it a splendid endorsement. His report shows $53,113.95 assets with $50,810 in farm mortgages. He speaks in high praise of the way the business 1 is conducted. THE UPPEB DBS MOINES can cheerfully commend the commission house of Stough & Poster in Minneapolis. .Shippers who deal with P. S, Stough will be honestly dealt by and merchants who get fruits of him will make no mistake. We commend all who have produce to ship to correspond with the flrra. Mr, Stough has spent his Ufe'in Algona and his reputation for square dealing is unimpeachable. The new firm ought to get a good trade not only here but in all the towns in Iowa convenient to the Minneapolis market. TWO LIVES SAVED, Mrs. Phoebe Thomas of Junction City, 111., was told by her doctors sne had con sumption and that there was no hope for her, but two bottles of Dr. King's NW Discovery completely cured her and she savs it saved her Ifte, Thos. Eggers" 189 Florida street, San Franpisoo, suffered from a l cold, approaching oonsumDtion • tried without result everythinr - - " ' bought one bottle Dr. King's I, v SK.yfi } PA°, w ? elf 8 was cured, Lent begins today. Keene plays in Des Moines March 19. The grangers debate official salaries Saturday. Hedley's lecture comes next Wednesday evening. Judge Quarton went to Emmetsburg to open court Monday. A bouncing big 10-pound boy arrived at E. N. Goodner's Saturday. Webster City defeated the library tax and the women all voted. Mayor Haggard gave the council an oyster supper Saturday evening. A splendid concert was given at the Congregational church last evening. Dr. Frye is devoting his time to the new Yeoman order. He is out organizing lodges. Capt. Jack Crawford, the poet scout, will give two lectures in Algona for the Grand Army in April. The thermometer got down to 22 degrees below last week again for one night. It didn't last long. Mike Walsh has moved from Burt and at present is located in Algona. He says he will take a layoff for awhile. Algona pays over $1,000 a year for County bridge tax. That would put in a steel bridge on the river every two years. Dr. Frank D. Boody of West Bend and Miss Lou Richardson of Algona were married at Emmetsburg last Friday. Rev. G. H. Kennedy, Rev. Southwell's predecessor, was in Des Moines last week and officiated as chaplain in both the house and senate. Father Tierny of Spencer is to be the local priest at Whittemore. He is a very able man. He will move as soon as a residence is arranged for him. The Bancroft Register devotes a column to Dr. Lacy's story of the $220 doctor bill not allowed by the county board. The board is still waiting to hear from the case appealed to the supreme court. The Register says that Kossuth, the Bancroft running horse, has been entered by Geo. F. Holloway in the Ideal Park races. The purse is $6,000 and the race in June. Gildersleeve is also entered by B. F. Smith. Kossuth's bad leg is said to be all right. The West Bend Journal says that W. W. Scott came over from Algona last week and traded some worthless notes. It suggests that the deal was of the real simon-pure blue sky quality. The notes were signed by W. J. Blake of Bradgate and are alleged to be worthless. Confidence in the matrimonial line is fully restored. Licenses have been issued to C. F. Hanna and Latham, Barney Casler and Phoebe Presnelli Lauritz R. Larson and Anna M. Madson, T. W. Davis and Edna Reiber, H. E. Morgan and Ethel M Clark. Many have wondered why the Chubb home was set where it is on the lots. It is to save one old tree under whose branches the brothers slept when they built their first little house 30 years ago. They wanted to sleep under the same tree again and put their new house back to save it. Geo. Ashelford and another Irvington citizen had a dispute Thursday and went down to the Norton & Peterson barn to settle it. Both men had' fine large discolorations before they were separated. Ashelford was arrested and fined by 'Squire Clarke $15 and costs. Next time they will go out on the prairie to have it out. Rev. Southwell has condensed 40 years of Algona Methodist history into of art in wood. The finish throughout is of bard woods'^ and big double doors open the rooms into each other and into the spacious hallway. Every window is fitted with a storm sash and a screen, and the hot water heating system warms every nook and corner. RECEIPTS EXCEED EXPENSES. City Water Works Show a Gain of $023.83 Over Cost of Running for the Past Year. The city treasurer* and superintendent of water works have made their annual reports. They show that during the past year the water works have cost in running expenses $1,149.82, and the cash receipts have been -Sl^tS.eS, leaving a cash balance of $623.83. In addition the city has bad fire protection which would cost $100 a month if the water works were owned by a private company. COUNCIL MEETING. The city council met in regular session in the city hall, Feb. 27, Mayor Haggard in the chair. Members present, Wadsworlh, Vesper, Rice, Ferguson, Slagle, Sayers, and Chapin. Minutes of last regular meeting read and approved. Moved and seconded that the following bills be allowed and warrants drawn on the treasurer for the amounts: W. E. Naudain, freight « 740 E. J. Gilmore, mdse 470 M. Starr, printing ballots, etc 15 00 Carter & Hussey, poll books 4 50 Thos. Henderson, labor 300 Otto FalUenhalner, mdse 45 Wm. Miller, lighting lamps '...'. 20 00 A. Y. McDonald & Co., mdse 01 36 L. Koran, salary 40 00 E. Flanders, labor 325 Bert McMurray, labor , . 175 W. H. Koran, salary, etc 40 50 Adam Meldrum, labor 375 Roy Carpenter, labor ' 150 W.C.Henderson, street work 1766 D. A. Haggard, salary as mayor 50 00 W. L. Joslyn, salary as. city solicitor... 5000 G. F. Peek, salary as city treasurer 40 00 A. Hutchison, salary as city clerk, etc. 52 10 For salaries as councilmen— F.H. Vesper. 1100 J. W. Wadsworth 10 no Wm.K. Ferguson ;..; 1200 L. J. Rice 600 Thos. Henderson is 00 P.L. siagie ;.•;::::; 1300 E.E. Sayers 12 no M. B. Chapin 1200 : Ayes—Wadswortb, Vesper, Henderson, Slagle, Ferguson, Rice, Chapin. Sayers. Noes—None. Carried. The report of the settling committee was accepted and placed on file. Resolved, That the mayor and city clerk be authorized to draw a deed to the Asa C. Call estate for that part of Lucas street lying north of Block 85, and to E. V. Swotting for that part of Lucas street lying north of Block 86, in accordance with ordinance passed by city council July 19, 1883. Moved and carried that the money paid for hose and nozzle out of water fund be transferred to general fund. Moved and carried that report of the sewer committee be postponed until next regular meeting. _ Moved and carried that the city solicitor be instructed to draw an ordinance to vacate the strip of land through the fair ground. Also to approve resolution passed Sept. 26, 1896, in relation tp vacating alley in Block 67. Council then adjourned. W. H. HORAN, Acting Clerk. PEESONAL MOVEMENTS. l But she won't suffer so niuch ffofn Golds if you show prudence and get her a pajf O f extended sole WELT SHOES. Rough on Your Wife. $2.50, $3.00, $3.50, and $4.00 buys a genuine WELT SOLE SHOE of Brownell & Allred, They are ideal fitters, and certain ors, and cheap too. protect* This is Good Rubber Weather We have them You need them FINANCIAL. Kossuth County State Bank,' ffiSO.OOO. Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic exchanp tlons made promptly, and a general banking business transae from the old countries sold at lowest rates. WM. H. INGHAM, President; J. B. JONES, Vice President; LEWIS H. SMITH - ! bought and sold. Colle.! d. Passage tickets to w| First National Bank of Algona. UAP1TA& $50,000 A11BKOSE A. CALL President D. H. HUTCH1NS Vice President WM.K, FERGUSON Cashier I 0. D. SMITH Asst. Ambrose A. rates to parties furnishing first-class security, Directors— A. D. Clarke, President, C. 0. Ohubb, Vice Prest., Thos. H. Lantry, Cashier, Geo. L. Galbrafth, Fred. M. Miller. Myron Schenck, Thos. F. Cooke. Algona State Bank. CASH CAPITAL, 950,000. General Banking. PRIVATE SAFETY DEPOSIT VAULIS, tSSTnterest paid on time deposits. GKEO. CL Six per cent Interest on Time Deposits for money left three months or more. Money always on hand to loan on first mortgages, second mortgages, and good collaterals. Notes bought. ALGONA, IOWA. poetry, that will be one of the features of the anniversary program given Sunday. His poem contains some clever lines and will be well worth going to hear, besides which a good program is arranged, and a good sermon by Rev Yetter will be delivered. Sexton is credited with a square-toed prize fight. Fighter Brooks of Irvine-ton and Fighter Rahm of Prairie, who had a set to in Algona some time ago got together, a rope was drawn, and for 24 minutes they slugged each other in Corbett-Fitzsiramons style. Then they quit, both willing to call it a draw Both are noted pugilists and are evenly matched. J The doctors are to hold a county convention while the supervisors are in session in April and have invited the board to meet with them and discuss c p" n ty doctoring. The medical association does not endorse the small district doctoring plan and will try and arrive at some agreement with the board. The editors are honored by an invitation to be present. Fenton has some incipient Corbetts. Last week Carl Willie and Richard Fomeraine quarreled g. oing home from school and Willie whipped out a knife with which he carved several gashes in f-*/\W\r»MI» i »i n If, ft. -_ -_ -11 . » , -r. leg, which Dr. sew up. The Beaneof Burt had to _ - - — T - — —•» uw uw IT Uk/» X (JO Monitor suggests a mild enough punishment in the reform school. A hick- appliea woula do Elbert Tuttle went to Ames Monday to begin school work again. Mr. and Mrs. Geo. C. Call started for Texas yesterday for a vacation trip. Mrs. Samson came from Amboy Monday evening for a visit with her son, the sheriff. Miss Carrie Arnold came from Malone, N. Y., with her uncle, Wm. K. Ferguson. Mrs. Harvey Ingham was called to Des Moines Monday by her mother's continued illness. Phil. C. Hanna was in town Friday. He says he has a splendid backing for his place in Venezuela. C, B. Matson came up from Missouri and spent Sunday in Algona. He had business at Eagle Grove. Lawyer Webb was out from Ohio taking some depositions Monday in a will case being tried back there. Mrs. Doxsee was in Algona over Sunday visiting her sons, She was returning to her Rolfe home from a visit at Monticello. Mrs. A. A. Tuttle of Roscoe, 111 who has been visiting her son, E C Tuttle, since New Years, returned to her hoipe Monday., . John Klingelhofer, who lives west of Algona, has been in Illinois on a visit While gone he visited the Keelev institution at Dwight, He says there are 80 patients there now taking the The Algona Deposit & Loan Assn. *n GUARANTEE Call at offices for particulars. 8 Offices over Algona State Bank PER CENT, interest O3ST •EII^TS DEPOSITS. NSURANCE. Also Land, Loan and Collection Business.- Offlce over Algona State Bank. Farmers' of Cedar Rapids, Phoenix of Hartford, Hanover of New York, Minnesota Fire, Minneapolis, Kockford of Rockford, Lloyd's Plate Glass of New York, United States Life of New York. •. GEO. M. BAILEY. Grass Leases. Sealed bids for the grass of 1897 will be received up to April 1, 1897, on the following described list of lands. No bids for less than entire tract as described will be considered, as each bid must cover one description of land. All rents must be paid on delivery oUhelease: Southeast quarter of 3 if? Southwest quarter of '.. 3 97 North half southeast quarter of 7 97 Northwest quarter of 8 97 Northwest quarter of 9 97 East half southeast quarter of.. 10 97 Southwest quarter ot the south- eastquarter of 10 97 Northeast quarter of 17 97 Northwest quarter of 17 97 North half southwest quarter of 17 97 Southeast quarter of 18 97 Northeast quarter of 19 97 Northwest quarter of 19 97 Southwest quarter of 19 97 Northwest quarter of 34 97 Southwest quarter of , 34 97 Northwest quarter of 9 95 Northwest quarter of 16 94 Southeast quarter of 14 100 East half southwest quarter of. 14 100 All bids should be marked sent, to WM. 47t8 R 87 27 27 37 27 27 27 27 27 °7 27 27 27 27 87 27 27 28 29 29 ' Grass Bids" and H. INGHAM, ALGONA, IOWA. One Hundred Dollars Is offered to any person who can duplicate the Sportsman's CIGAR FOR 5 CENTS. SCHU & WATERHOUSE, Legal Blanks cure. Rebekali Entertainment, Following is the program for the Rebekah entertainment, Friday evening, at the lodge room: The opera house company pay the °i? 8 com P a °J' a JlWe leas than wu/ een !' tbe ? ftme that tfa ey did Whiteside, and more than they ; have nnni P , ftid 'W* ? tbw attraction since Glorjana, "the joy forever," The company plays in bee Moines apd then Algona. Keep it in mind that "Shore Acres » J8 the « . SHERIFF'S SA.LE. Notice is hereby given that by virtue of a transcript execution to me directed by the clerk of the district court of Kossuth county, Iowa against the goods, chattels, lands, tenements etc., of Geo. W. Hunter and J. E. McEnroe defendants, in favor of Danson & Butler plaintiffs, I will offer at public sale, to the highest and best bidder for cash, at the door of the court house, in the town of Algona, county of Kossuth. Iowa, on the 13th day of March, 1897, between the hours of 9 o'clock a. m. and 4 o'clock p. m. on said dav. all of said defendants'right, title and interest in and to the following described real estate, n^^kLE 08 ??^Bounty, Iowa, to-wit: Sec. Twenty sixnd the northeat uarter of the northeast quarter of Sec. Thirty-five, and the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of Sec. Thirty-six, all in Twp. 96, Range 28, west of the 5th P. M., Kossuth county, la! Sale to commence at the hou o ' . ., to commence at the hour of 8 o'clock . . of said day, • Witness my hand this 8th. day of February, '1 H ?7. O. n. KAMBfYW *• Solo - Horan H.Conner e -. . 5012 _. 0. C. SAMSON, Sheriff Kossuth Cpunty, Iowa. NOTICE TO DOCTORS, Sealed bids will be received at the office of . Helen Cowles Father Tierney, the priest who is to locate here, preached two able sermons one in English and one in Gerinao last l. Eagle, Grant, Swea, Harrison §• fP'i'nsaeld, Hebron, Ledyard, Lincoln 3. Seneca, Greenwood, Ramsay, German ® Union Real Estate Mortgages, Warranty Deeds, Quit Claim Deeds, Leases, Cash or Share Rent;, Real Estate Contracts, Bill of Sale, • Chattel Mortgages, Satisfaction of Mortgage Grass Leases. ' / • Notes, The Upper Des Moines/ NEWS 8QQK, AND JOB PRINTING HOUSE, -AUGQNA, IOWA, ton. 7. 8, Pra Creek .e, east half Irving- Sherman, jttverdaie. ^^ emo:rei Garfleld. be bid on separately, same necessary attendance and medl- P. D, CALKINS, Auditor. The State Uniyersity ' THf SIVIRAl DEPARTMENTS the year J6. 80 YEARS' EXPERIENCE. state, but voted for the Wl Sunday, A parsonage will be erected on the eyfuewr** WwflawWI cOlata, chancellor, court house i» Al : gona, In. said conn ^.provided, unless rcta^nty^S

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