The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 29, 1897 · Page 1
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ESTABLISHED 1865. ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1897 VOL. XXXII-NtVS». We are Ready for the rair, STRONG TICKET IS NAMED. EEPtJBIJOAN OOUflTt CONVENTION A Gathering Characterized by Harmony and Expeditious Work—The Primary Question. We have all kinds of fruit and vegetables, and all other kinds of groceries. Our carriage is not horseless, but we will make it interesting for you if you will trade with us. M. 1. Grove & Son. For Treasurer •„•"«' For Sheriff C. C. ^«^«.For Superintendent WA TS'TITPR For Surveyor C. A. TELLIEB F°r Coroner r •-iEANbEB B BABTON For Supervisors, -j ;;";".... ..OLE OLESON Tho republican convention Friday was one of the largest, quietest and most unanimous lately held In Kossuth. The discussion of regulations for future caucuses caused a ripple of excitement, otherwise the business was done practically by acclamation. Samuel Mayne was chosen temporary chairman when tho convention called to order at 11 o'clock, and on taking the chair made a splendid little speech on tho conduct of the business of Iowa, answering the speech of the night before by M. F. Healoy. Mr. Mayno has become an effective public speaker and no one could have more clearly or co- 102 E. State St. TELEPHONE 19. ft Now carry a full line of the Butterick Patterns, gently stated tho case than he did. Ho was generously applauded. Tho report of the committee to prepare rules for a primary election system was made to the committee on resolutions. It was in two parts, the first providing for two-hour caucuses, and the second for a ballot on candidates. The first part was accepted, and the second was tabled by a vote of its friends, tho idea being that such a plan to bo a success must have substantially a unanimous support. When the report came up Intho convention the two- hour caucus was adopted. The permanent organization found Mr. Mayne in tho chair, J. F. Schaible of Whlttemore and C. J. Lenander of Bancrbft, secretaries. Balloting at once began on candidates. But one ballot was taken on any office. Dor treasurer Spencer received \2» votes to Roman's 22; for sheriff Samson had 94, Keith 16, Hackman 41: for eu P 6 "T tendent, Reed had 1104, Slagle 20i, Connor 17, Lilly 3; for surveyor, Tel- ller had 115, Foster 30. Barton and He is n successful man in his own business and will be a valuable addition to the board. All in all it is as strong a ticket as has ever been nominated in the county. It will continue that excellent public service that has given Kossuth an exceptional reputation in this part of Iowa. The nulo8 for Caucuses. The important paragraphs of the rules adopted for holding caucuses hereafter are as follows: The convention for the election of delegates to state and district conventions shall be held on notice by the county chairman, published not less than four weeks, provided that the call for the said convention is made public in time, and the primaries in the several precincts shall bo held on the Friday next proceeding, ton days notice of the place and hours to be given by the precinct committoeman. At these primaries the precinct member of the county central committee shall also bo elected. The convention for the nomination of candidates for representative and county oillces shall bo held annually on the ser^.d Friday In September, at 11 o'clock a. m., and primaries for the election of delegates thereto shall be held in tho several precincts on the first Friday in September. _ All primaries held for the election of JUST BEOE1VBD-A OF' [LINE ANCY DISHES In French, German, and Austrian China. Als a complete line of water and lemonade sets.. in stock. We will get the new patterns as fast as issued each month, and will have ior sale The Delineator, price 15o, and The Glass of Fashion, price 5c. October numbers now ready. Patterns sent by mail to any address on receipt of price. G. L. Galbraith & Co. 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 of all kinds and grades. Goods delivered to any part of the city The Wetmore Truss. nor imu no, ruouoi «"• "—— . Oleson were nominated for supervisors by acclamation, and Morse for coroner. The convention appeared unusually good natured and adjourned early. Apples and cigars were set up by tho lucky men and the campaign opens auspiciously. The Ticket. Every man on the ticket is well known. Everyone is known to his credit in business relations and official relations. Everyone has a host of friends tho county over. At tho head is Col. Spencer, who came to Algona in 1870, and who for 27 years has been an active and influential citizen. He has been a model official in the treausuror's office, and everyone who has had business there has been genially received and promptly attended to. Col. Spencer spent nearly five years in the war, and his escape from prison is one of the thrilling chapters of war history. Everybody knows that his election means a continuance of the 2 ood service tho county has had. Sheriff Samson came to the county eight years ago, agent for the John Paul lumber company at Whlttemore. His popularity as a salesman made him 7 . l -i l --_!.„ nn ^*i» n /1 V»ia nnmimi.t.mn j\ll ^IllLlltVl 1UO in_iiw *v»* w»»w — •• delegates to county conventions shall bo open for at least two hours, between 1 o'clock and 0 o'clock p. m. All voting, including tho choice of tho precinct committoeman, shall by by ballot, in accordance, as far as practicable, with tho regulations of tho Australian ballot system. • Any resident of tho precinct, who will be a legally qualified voter at the next general election, and who voted the republican ticket at the last general election, or who will cast his first vote at the next general election and Intends to vote the republican ticket, or who is well known to bo a republican, but for any reason did not vote at the last gen- oral election preceding, shall boon- titled to vote at such primary election in the voting precinct whore he resides and none others shall be entitled to No proxies shall he allowed In any convention. Tho delegates present shall cast tho full vote, A Good Ticket. Bancroft Register: While tho actions of the convention may not be just in accord with tho wishes of some, all must Langdon & Hudson. TELEPHONE NO. IS. AND' FARM MACHINERY HARDWARE. ..« •j W. H. JONES, HOBART, IOWA. GUI U Wllill LUU VVIDIJUO ^* w« , -" concede the ticket is composed of tried and efficient officials who are entitled to, and will receive, the solid support of all republicans from top to bottom. Iltilo Insists That Ho Is Hltflit. To tho Editor: In tho solution of the father and son problem, Prof. Lilly gives specific figures showing the combination, Adam Hinchon, Paul Brown and Will Smith, satisfies the conditions of tho problem, which part proves the correctness of my position. I likewise present specific figures showing that Adam Smith, Will Brown and Paul Hinchon equally satisfies the conditions of tho question. Take Adam's land, 513 square rods, and Smith's, 570 square rods, or 63 square rods more than Adam's, lake Will's land, 571 square rods, plus 22 times the square root of 513 square rods and Brown's land, 034 square rods plus 22 times the square root of 513 square rods or 63 square rods more than Will's. Also take Paul's land, one square rod, and Hinchon's 64 square rods, or 63 square rods more than Paul's. From tho above figures wo find one sido of Paul's land one rod and one side NSURANGE. Also Land, Loan and Collection Buslness.- Ofllce over Algona State Bank. Farmers' of Cedar Rapids, Phoenix of Hartford. Hanover of New York, Minnesota Fire, Minneapolis, Roekford of Kockford, Lloyd's Plate Glass of New York, United States Life of New York. GEO. M. BAILEY. •sjj-v^^x'N^^X-^-x^^^'-"^'^'-'^— f-*-f~**r~*^~^^~ —- — —— — — Kossuth County State Bank, WBO.OOO. ^ V,ce Proa; LEWIS H. SMITH CasU.er H. motors-Win. H. Inghain, John G. Smith, J. B. Jones, T. ChrlschlUes, Lewis H. Smith, J. W. Wadsworth, Barnet Devlno. _ ______ _^____ First National Bank of Algona. CAPITAL .............................. «50,000 Dlreotors-D. H. Hutchlns, S. A. Ferguson, Philip Dorweller, F. H. Vesper, Ambrose A. r-ill 11 H Sneueer, Wni. K. Ferguson. Money aiways on hand to loan at reasonable ra^sto parties furnishing first-class security. Special attention given to collections. J H.L C. & N. W. Elevator. THIS Tuuss M'JKOEus Mfil I WFAB TUP. \YSTUOK2 TKUS friends', who" secured his nomination for sheriff. In office he has been equally pleasant, prompt, and obliging. His work has been kept up, peace and good order have prevailed. He has not hesitated at any time to do his duty. His re-election, also, moans good service nfoentablv rendered. Supt Reed has lived in Kossuth 40 years. In all that time _ and in his many varied business relations nothing to his discredit has ever come to light. As superintendent he has had a remarkable record. With the exception of Supt. Parker at Independence, and Supt Barrett at Osage, now nominated for state superintendent, he stands near the head for continuous terra of service. He has grown inefficiency with the years, has never thought he " owned the office," has been obliging and attentive, and has labored faithfully to of Smith's land 24 rods or 23 rods more than Paul's. Also wo find one sido of Adam's land tho square root of 513 and one sido of Brown's the square root pi 513 plus 11 or 11 rods more than Adam's. , The fact wo cannot exactly obtain tho square root of 513 is immaterial. The problem is not to find out how much land any one owns or the length of any lines, cither exactly or approximately. Neither is it a condition that the sides of the square tracts must bo a whole number of rods in length as is assumed. The figures above given satisfy all tho conditions of tho problem. I therefore insist I am right. Ihe problem is indeterminate. O. P. HALK. Officers and Directors— A. D. Clarke, President, C C. Chubb, Vice Prost., Thos. II. Lantry, Cashier, Geo. L. Galbrafth, Fred. M. Miller. My roil Schenck, Thos. F. Cooko. Algona State Bank. CASH CAPITAL, $50,000. General Banking: P2UYATE SAFETY DEPOSIT VA.VLT8. j3TInterest paid on time deposits. . c. Six per cent Interest on Time Deposits for money left three months or more. hand to loan on ilrst mortgages, second * " , _ _«i„ j.,...,.i., xTntno lioiiirlit ALGONA, IOWA. The AlRona Deposit & Loan Assn. u G-TJARANTEE I Call at offices lor particulars. 8 Offices over Algona State Bank PER CENT, interest OXT TI2vEB DEPOSITS. The State University OF lO-VsT-A.. THE SEVERAL DEPARTMENTS • Will begin the year 1897-98 \ A truss embodying the sym-l^^n^^^',^ olici'tv and durability of all other L ua ufi e s him to fulfill. Supt. Reed will fcr# «/"u f EsSH^-" 6 ever made. Is practically mde- 0d than evep> structible—wears forever. Made Ml .. Tellier has spent nearly his whole on strictly hygienic > principles— life inJihe^ooun^ no cumbersome springs to P ass ^/^Jgpienflid work"for"the county. around the body. | i n the matter of measuring grades and It gives perfect freedom of ac- lightest move- „ inning Stnto Crop lleport. The past week has been dry, slightly warmer than usual, and almost wholly cloudless throughout tho state. It has been ideal weather for ripening and drying out the corn crop, which will be in condition for the crib within ten is protracted. Variable reports are received as to tho damaging effect of the recent severe frosts on the late planted corn. Tho extent of injury will be more clearly revealed by the scales, after tho crop is harvested. There can bo no ques- yever, of tho statement that would have been sounder ripened .A., car, p re d Thorn, Painter, Paper Hanger' KALSOMINER, SIGN AND CARRIAGE PAINTER. Postal card orders will receive prompt attention. ' JAS. A. ORE. , rupture that the old styles rinfprmatlpn^to^he respect I ^ president, j Hojdg the rup ture easily, yet firmly —» Tfte cuBttyoo, lue-e^-o t™! 8 ^™^,^ I Itits absolutely guaranteed to fit and hold the hernia with comfort, or money refunded l the nernia witu iA«i"v > hofore trvinetl 1«22S5 ufe jj« beg fl^l «d M. P. HAGGAHD. O. If. PJBEK Haggard & Peek, [Successors to Jpnea & Smith,.] A. soHAJWFgu,. _ Mattel W. J, Studley, AT HOBART, IOWA, Gives as many pounds of sugar for a dollar as anybody, and sells I all kinds of GROCERIES I at right prices. We want a part of your trade, and will do the [square thing by our customers at | all times. Call and see if this is i not so. North of railway track. FEED THQBET, WATER OR NO PAJ* PHARMACIST, Boston Block, IA,

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