The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 16, 1897 · Page 1
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Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, June 16, 1897
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^ip^ ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, VOL, Grove & Son's Is the place to Get your Strawberries And others- Fresh Fruits this week. M. Z. Grove & Son, 102 E. State St. TBI/BFHONB 19. We have a beautiful line of : — Lace Curtains this spring, all extra good values, selling at from 7Sc to $7.00 a pair. Also a big line of Opaque Shades all ready to hang, from 250 up. We carry in stock curtain material in all widths and can make you any size on short notice. G. L. Galbraith & Co. IP YOU NEEDA NEW COOK STOVE, Pump, Barb Wire, anything in the Hardware line, or in the way of Coal, come and see me. W. H, JONES, HOBABT, IOWA. Don't Forget i that we always have on hand all I kinds of grain and ground feed, bran, shorts, and oil meal at reasonable prices ; also - < of all kinds and grades, Goods [ delivered to any part of the city. H T . L. C. $ N, W« Elevator, , i. Drugs and Medicines, WATgB gn NQ PAY, S.ft P,W»$9te Drill!Pg Outfit, $4 - ^% 1 H The Standard Bred Trotting Stallions Sired by Axtell, 6183, record 8:13, and PIAILO, 26750, Sired by PhaUas, 1440, record 2 :13J4, will serve a limited number oi approved mares while in training at the tatr grounds, Algona, Iowa, after July i, 18P7, For particulars address J. P. . P. BAGQA.BD. 0, F. Hagprd & Peek, » [Successors to Jones $ Smith.] Abstracts, Real Estate,J£8* Collections, ALGQNA. IQWA. ft. J. 8TEBBIN8... COUNTY BOARD'S DOINGS. A LOf OF BRIDGES AM) (JMDIS, Hoard Also sat us Board of Eqtmi« Izatlon-Tlie Routine itecord of the Session. Auditor's office, Algona, ibwa, June 7,189t.—Board met in regular session. All members present. Minutes of last meeting read and approved as read. Resolved, That the 1895 taxes on the ne sw 35-98, 27 be refunded, same being a tree claim and erroneously assessed Adopted. Moved and seconded that the vacation of road on section 20-100, 30, petitioned for by John A. Peterson et al., be not granted. Carried. Moved and seconded that $14.30 be refunded to John Windoll, said amount having been paid on erroneous assessment. Carried. Moved and seconded that Frank Marso and James Marso be allowed $15 each for moying and building fences, removal Caused by establishment of highway, and $10 to J. Punke for moving fence. Carried. Moved and seconded that the road petitioned for by J. Yookley on nw 2, Garfield township, be laid as petitioned for. Carried. Moved and seconded that PlumCreek township be allowed $20 for tile. Carried. Moved and seconded that the refund on taxes asked for by K F. Bacon, be not allowed. Carried. Moved and seconded that the petition of trustees of Wesley township for expending the one mill tax on sections 28, 29, 34, 27, 24, and 25, be granted, and Hollenbeck be a committee to expend same. Carried. The petition for ditch by F. M. Sly- ton et al., was not granted. Bridge petioned for between section 19 and 20, 94, 29 was not granted. Remainder of day devoted to roads and grades. Moved and seconded to adjourn until 8 a. m. tomorrow. Carried. Tuesday morning, 8 a. m.—Board met pursuant to adjournment. All members present. Bond of Frank T. Miller, deputy sheriff, approved. Moved and seconded that Barton be a committee to build grades and bridges as follows: On section 34 and 35 Lu- Verne, 39-94, 27, 6-94, 28, 34-95, 28, 3-94, 28; 36 Irvlngton, 5 and 8 and 6 and 7 LuVerne, 2 and 11 Sherman. Carried. Moved and seconded that Hollenbeck be a committee to build grades and bridges on following routes: 20 and 29-97, 27, 33 and 34 Portland, 4 Prairie, 33 Wesley, 4 and 9 Wesley. Carried. Moved and seconded that the road petitioned for by State Bank of Ledyard et al., on line of section 23-26, 27, be laid as petitioned for. Carried. Moved and seconded that the road petitioned for by John Bunheding et al., on 19-98, 28, be laid and vacated as petioned for. Carried. Moved and seconded that the road petitioned,for by W. W. Campbell et al., along section 15-98, 28, be laid as petitioned for. Carried. Bridge petitioned for by C. R. Morehouse on section 9-97, 28, not granted. Grade petitioned for on section 9 and 16-97, 28, not granted. On motiod Jno. G. Smith was appointed a committee to view and report on grades and bridges and build bridge near Irvington, bridge 12 and 13 Burt, view road 36-99, 30, bridge 7-97, 28. On motion M. Weisbrod was appointed a committee to view road in Seneca and build grade if necessary, between 5 and 32 Fen ton and Seneca, and 16-96, 30,10-97, 80. L. Barton was appointed a committee to report on bridgo and grade between sections land 12 Garfield. The following equalization of assessments was made by the board: Treasurer his office be $17.20. Townships. Algona Burt Inc Burt Buffalo Bancroft Oresco Eagle, ...... Fenton Greenwood .. German ,,.. . Garfield Gei-mania ... Grant Hebron Harrison Irvlngton Ledyard .... Ledyard inc. Lotts Greek., LuVerns LuVerne Inc. Lincoln...... Portland Plum Greek. Prairie Ramsey Riverdale,,.. B_L H L B 86 18 10 11 Springfield. Seneca...-.. Swea Swea City Union Wesley Wesley Inc. Wttiftemore Whlttemore Inc 65 51 46 10 785 10 18 30 85 IS 10 15 10 H li 10 JOQ 50 no 55 10 SO 100 18, 35' BJJB Jj 83"50 10 00 50 90 50 100 o> IS 9100 CO 38 1035 15 15 45 TO' 45 "es" 30 80 15 10 Percent, B— raised, k— lowered. W, J. Burton was appointed a oom< mittee to build triage across Mud Creek between eeqtipns §8 and 2$ JJar- riaon township, and grade between 30 and 81- JOQ, 38, 84-90, 8p, W, 80. Weisbrgd w»s appointed a flQuamUtee to buUd grade between sections 39 and 32 Burt; 18 ang U-D7, 30, 80 lo township, abd bridge online between sections 18 fttld 19-95, 27i and bridge and gr^ade betweeii sectiofis ^QB, 2 1 ?, and 83-9t, 2?, and 35 atld 3<W, 2?, and build grade between sections 2 and 85 Plum Creek township, Burton was appointed a committee to view and report on grade along north line of section 14-99, 28, and bridge on tine between sections 11 and 12-99,27, W, J. Burton was appointed a com« mittee to view and report on grade on section line between sections 21 and 28100,80. Moved and seconded that the road on section 15-98, 28 petitioned for by Michael Even, be laid as petitioned for. Carried. Road petitioned for by C. H. Stolte et al., not granted, The report of County showing fees collected in from January 1 to June 1 to Approved and placed on file. The report of Clerk of Courts showing: fees collected from March 1 to May 1 to be $218.45 Approved and placed on file. The report of County Auditor showing fees collected from January 1 to June 1 to be $167.25. Approved and placed on file. Moved and seconded that the road between sections 1 and 2 Garfield township, petitioned for by G. A. Greenfield et al., be laid as petitioned for. Carried. On motion board adjourned until 9 a. m. Wednesday. Auditors 'office, Wednesday 9 a. m. — Board met, all members present. Resolved, That on account of over assessment on lot 6 of lot 3 11-95, 29 for 1896, that one-half the tax be abated for that year. Adopted. Moved and seconded that R. B. Warren and Geo. Foster be appointed u; committee to check with county officers. Carried. Moved and seconded that Mrs. James of Wesley be allowed $10 per month out of poor fund until January 1, 1898. Carried. Moved and seconded that the treasurer redeem from tax sale east half lot 1 block 6 Call's 3rd addition to Algona, and lot 4 block 5 Zoell's addition to Lu- Verne, samebeingerroneously assessed. Carried. Moved and seconded that Mrs. Grun- stid be allowed $21 out of the poor fund to take her to Nebraska and the auditor send said amount to A. J. Dunlap to buy same. Carried. Moved and seconded that the auditor be instructed to have printed 1000 blanks for overseer of the poor, to regulate supplies furnished to paupers. Carried. Resolved, That the County Auditor be instructed to draw warrants for all bills allowed at this session, and that the several members of the board are entitled to the following mileage and per diem: H. C. Hellenbeck, 3 days 12 m W. J. Burton, 3 days 29 miles. M. Weisbrod, 3 days 19 miles Jno. G. Smith, 3 days 1 mile ..... 12.10 L. Barton, 3 days 14 miles. ...... 13.68 Moved and seconded that the board adjourn. Carried. F. D. GALKINS, County Auditor. A GREAT DAY AT BUST. The Annual A. O. U. W. Field Day Celebration Comes • Tomorrow— Tlio Program, The third annual Field Day picnic, given by the Algona and Burt lodges, will be given tomorrow in Burt. Preparations are being 'made to make it a great day. J. P. Dolliver's big tent will be secured for the occasion, and the band concert and 1 speech will be given therein, and it will also be an excellent place fo_r the basket dinner, Rev. D. R. Landis has been secured to make the address, which will be given in the forenoon. The following program has been arranged for the afternoon: Band concert, 100-yard foot race. 50-yard foot race — ladies, Running high jump. Standing high jump, Running long jump, Standing long jump. Three-legged race, Hop, step anil jump, • Wheel race, Putting 16-pound shot. Throwing 16-pound hammer, Throwing base ball — ladies, Throwing base ball— gents, Driving nail into oak plank — ladies-, Half-mile bicycle race, Tug-of-war— Algona vs, Burt. Ball game— Algona vs, Burt. A refreshment stand will be erected on the ground, The entire community is urgently invited to attend and enjoy the day with the Workmen. Prizes are offered in all contests, FOB the annual state conventions- democratic party, people'9 party and Bimetallic republican party— to be held £t Dea Molnes, June 23, excursion tickets may be sold June 22 to 23 at one fare foi- the round trip, FOB the northwest Iowa veterans' reunion to be held at Sheldon, Iowa, excursion tickets will be sold at one full fare for the round trip, tickets pn sale June 88 to July 1 inclusive; return oou* pon good until July 2. $13.45 15.48 14.28 Qn &9r.iriyig?eft iKY*WT.y«i«s »r«3»<w*f'*Tn? *T \<wjp$iij6W'™ i '.»^ J F*z='!»*- fa ^^M^|f||nff.^"j^WSft Try a package of our */ JL GJ Goods. Have just rec'd a nice, fresh line, consisting of Cereals, Crackers, Cakes, Coffee, etc., etc. Langdon & Hudson. TELEPHONE KO. IS. $3.1 PER ACRE And Ten Years' time in which to pay for it. Of course you can't buy improved farms for that, but the Northern Pacific Railway Company has hundreds of thousands of acres of FARMING LANDS in Central Minnesota, which it is selling to actual settlers at from $2.50 to $3.00 per acre, on TEN YEARS' TIME. The prices are Cheap, but The Lands are Good. Fine soil, splendid water, best of markets and near churches, schools and railroad stations. The famous Red River Valley lands at $4.00 to $8.00 per acre. a, Stop For maps, prices, and terms of sale, call upon DINGLEY, COOK & CO., Local Sales Solicitors, Algona, Iowa, or write to WM.H.PHIPPS, Land Commissioner, Nortliern Paoiflo By. Co. Eastern Land Agent, N, P. Ry,, ST. PAUL, MINN, FINANCIAL. Kossuth County State Bank, excursion to Clear L.ake Sunday, July J8, instead pf Sunday, June 13. You are hereby notified that all arrangements fpr excursion rates and special train service to Olw he, re py Q&RQ_elea , Div Sake »« fcat late » r _— j-iv s ^v«. * ttJ-, • «• I SSSO.POO, Deposits received, money loaned, foreign and domestic exchange bought and sold. Colleo tions made promptly, ana a general banking business transacted. Passage tickets to or from the old countries sold at lowest rates. , WM. H. INGHA51, President; J. B. J ONUS, Vice President ; LEWIS H, SMITH. Cashier Directors— Wm. H, Ingham, John G. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. Ohrlschilles, Lewis H, Smith! J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet DevJne, , First National Bank of Algona, OAP1TAL ................... .....,..,,,$50,000 AMBROSE A. OAUi ................ President I WM. K.FERGUSON.,., D. H, HUTOHINS .............. Vice President I 0. D. SMITH ............ , ..... ...Asst, Dlreotors-^-D. H. Hutcbtns, B. A, Ferguson, Philip Dorweller, F. H. Vesper, Ambrose A. doll, R. H. Spencer, Wm. K, Ferguson. Money always on band to loan at reasonable rates to parties furnishing first-class security, Special attention given to collections, * Algona State Bank. !)fflcert and Directors— A, D. Clarke, President, 0.0. Qhubb, Vice Prest,, Tbos. H. Gantry, Cashier, Qeo. fc. Galbraith, Fred, M. Miller. Myron SchencU, Thos. F, Cooke, CASH CAPITAL, 150,000. General ^"Interest paid on time deposits. O Six per cent Interest on Time Deposits Money always on band to low PR drat mo mortgages, ana goofl collaterals. Notes for money iqft three monlty or more, ;es, second «8^ The AlgQW Deposit & l>om pjjpeji over AlgQfl* 8t9t§,BaftSi PER GENT. "•',-A,S» *$z$ t *i-*l ; ^'"^

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