You have viewed 1 newspapers today. Please Register in order to view more newspapers.
We are retrieving your image from the archive...
We are converting your image into tiles...
Milford Mail, The (Newspaper) - February 21, 1889, Milford, Iowa Jho Boll Than f rtm her Sho took tho roll Of paper wo there behold 1ho story wits about A pleasant stroll she story often lu lines of words nro While In the fourth tho shows his baud All lu n Summer Ufet Ono In summer all nt roat TUo bright orU or had ifono down AlKI UlU Hut HO HIU Would rival n young down it uloth or ti tho icso rer v a Official County Paper OCEAN EVER EDS 1JVDMM W SO ON STILL ON GO Terms 150 per Year roii car oa Vol 7 Milford Dickinson County Iowa Feb 21 1889 Number 8 iyt vMt rc tis w What io ace By the What BUSINESS Finest made Saner Kraut 20 cts per gal Water white U at 15 cts per gal sell as cheap as any one will sell you FEE IK Good feed and free from all seeds Stf for sale its i Any re FARM FOK 200 acres 85 under cultivation balance in u To t To Hu Mere pasture Good buildings wells 3i miles from Milford and near a school Inquire at this office or ud dress F TV KNIGHT Stf you want good Boots I Young or Shoes go to CAUL TAKE On and after March 1st wo wii f Goo oing no delivering of coal for it and we shall s and full weights ud your team bu good coal i respectfully oso Norwegian a discount at Gre lolling at Tr bor Tb not 1VOS vaU moc icx ing eithe Slf is the time to ecure your Binder Twine before prices Tor stale by 8tf BUNKER SEED few hundred bush eK choice for sale by L A WEST 6lj Milford Iowa Hiram C Wheeler Io has 85 Imported stallions and 3 mares 3ow prices Write for OUR HOME NEWS AND INTERESTS Oranges at Flannel t CAUL Chow Chow Catsup 1epper Sauce Etc at In tine variety at asr BKST expect a go to II t Jt ii r hippins and get your choice from hi i lot se w pay the market price for butter 16c per present am in your grists We are prepared woto erind feed on short no ice no Gold Greens cts ft can at Best Water White Oil 15 ots per gallon at SEED On and deliver not HALL BROS Common Sense School Director can bo supplied Cheap at M fore can In bulk at Fine assortment TOYS at the in 7ino Variety at tbo Store Carl is handling th Kellogg Johnson Oo nod Shoes Stf at this office Smith the best line of sSK and childrens shoes Northwest and at prices way all at 84tt On easy terms trip fine 8treot owned by Mrs n s received a new Jail Trimmer and plenty of latest Go and see Wall for spring trade at All shades of ready Mixed Paints a decoration and Paper Hue at Greens Greenls it Watches at Carpet felt a superior laying carpets for sale by Good Clock 24tf your Wall Paper 4b 1 24tf Tho Ecliptic solil by Croon Is tit for n or u queen You surely will buy It If over you try It And it and o on C G WHS in town Saturday JohnK Kobertson went to Worth ington ou business Monday Miss May favored this office with a pleasant call yesterday Rev N H Daily elucidated divine truths in Ellis hall last Sabbath Ilev N L Burton will preach in Ellis hall next Sunday at 11 a m E Biddick went to Fulda Minnesota last week oa business returning Satur day Have you had any of that delicious maple syrup at If not try Mr and Jerome Whiey wore trains to and from The event of tho season will be our Cornet Bands select dance at the Chase house tomorrow night F II Nicol is down with the measles and his wife with rheumatism They find it a hard road to travel See Carl is advertising winter goods at cost to make room for the spring display It is probable that comrade Paul will to have his leg amputated to save Vis bone is wasting away among their many im this winter have had a wire ratlins put up on their office counter Carl is receiving piles of new goods Ilo will soon have to en largo his store to keep puce with his increasing business Ii Root was in from Westport bright and early yesterday morning lie is one of our citizens who in tak ing time by tho forelock Tho District Court is in cession this week at Spirit LaKo and of course a number of our citizens from this part of ths county aro in attendance Frank is happy again in hav a span of colts to break These are a span of and they bid fair to make good roadsters out for a select dance and to be given under the auspices of tho Milford Cornet Baud at tho Chase house Friday evening Feb 22nd For a while Saturday forenoon we thought a blizzard was upon us sure but soon the snow ceased falling the mm came out and all waa well as before Wo call tho readers attention to tho now hardware ad of 11 II ou this page Tho Blue Front ou Broad way is bound to keep to tho front in business lieo and Elmer Harrison are getting tobe expert tinners They occupy their spare time in uring goods for the spring rtc Tho May brothers Will and Harry returned on Tuesday mornings train from Sterling 111 where they had been summoned to attend tho funeral of their father Wesley left on last evenings train for Des Moines to visit friends and accompany his sister Miss Elfte home whose school will bo closed about a week Barney Morgan who is spending the winter at Lo Vreelands mis fortune to loose a mure ir Milford when down to mill Iho latter iart of the week The Trustees of the Milford Ladles LaiT Association are hereby re quested to meet at tho residence of the secretary Mrs Ira S Foster Saturday afternoon at C lias a brother who thinks of establishing a photographic gallery n Milford These gentlenan were the town oyer Monday for a suitable building rolls of flannel on the shelves M blankets and comforters on the counters nt Pills burys look very templing to their customers on a cold day M O Fairchild camo up from Spen cer the fore part of tho week hoping ing thata few days layoff at home might improve his health which he finds somewhat Matt Weiser has proved a faithful and efficient nurse in the sis weeks he has been a nightly attendant upon Comrade Louis Paul Tho patient gains slowly but still not able to sit up W B Nicol of Mitchell county arrived in Milford Tuesday and will return Saturday His numerous rela tives here will accord him a hearty welcome who have the good fortune to seo him on his short stay Mrs Eva Lewis left on Monday evenings train far iroton Sioux county expecting her business there would keep her absent several weeks The lady will be missed not only in tho social circle but at the literary society Newell Helms was day Select dance and oyster supper at the Chaso house tomorrow night Music by the quadrille band Tho aro invited tho old mid tho young The music 18 ready the uro strung Tho lu gny too will enhance Tho thoir The reader will find elsewhere in this paper under the head of Notice of Election to tho citizens of the Independent district of Milford that the electors will be called upon to de cide by their ballots the question of bonding the district for to build a school house This may seem a large sum to the taxpayers of the district and it is but it is certain that we cannot long defer this project as the buildings now occupied are too small for present purposes while the population is constantly increasing The owners of the town site will give block if we build a school house this vear The bonds can be issued ro In ten years or less at a rate of interest not exceeding six per cent ind likely at flve per cent Tho house will be for the benefit of the new com ers as well as present residents and by this arrangement they will bear their share of tho expense A good school house in a town is one of the best inducements for settlers and TVO that our citizens will say uBy one when they to the polls on Monday March stock of ready Paints Kot withstanding the coldness of the the number kept home on account of sickness there was Seth Brown HONOR 1 paying on subscription Paid to We had tho pleasure of an i yesterday with Mr E C Smith at Select depot whilo he was waiting to take TII a fair attendance Tuesday night yet it was a noticeable fact that a large majority of those on the program failed to respond when called to the front owing to their not being present Of course no one is obliged to attend the meetings of the society but when one allows his or her name to tho program it would be but fair to send in a reasonable excuse to tlie society for such non attendance Mrs Foster makes an excellent presiding The order during the evening was good and tho business despatched in regular parliamentary order By the decision of the judges on the question for debate the society did wrong in abolishing tho society paper and on motion its resuscitation was carried by a vote PROGRAM fur Feb Music Ira S Fos ter E Hull Biographical M Smith Bunker Allie White Music H Bunker C E II L Lamson and E A Bunker Dialogue and Georgio Hall S H Brown G B Miller Jan I 1880 11800 1 1800 Smiths Locals GENUINE TUBULAR ONLY 50 CENTS THE UNDERSIGNED OF FERS MENS AND BOYS WINTER CAPS AT ABOUT ONE HALF FOR MER PRICES AND WILL ALSO SELL GOOD FELT BOOTS AT 60 CTS PER PAIR AND UPWARDS DONT FAIL TO CALL AND GET HIS MEN WOMEN AND CHILDRENS ARCTICS GLOVES MITTENS AND OTHER WINTER GOODS HE WILL SAVE YOU MONEY MENS WOOLEN UNDERWEAR FOR SALE AT GREAT REDUCED PRICES BEST KERO SENE ONLY 15 CENTS PER GAI GOOD FINE CUT TOBACCO ONLY 40 CENTS PER POUND AND SHORTS 25 CTS YOURS RESPECTFULLY J C SMITH WiH 441 ft Milford Iowa e PAID TIP CAPITAL depot tho train for Spirit Luke Our reporter failed to catch on to the fact that he had been back from tho far west since the first of the year He expects to return to his duties on the railroad on tho return of spring unless ho finds some opening hero that will be equally and will probably take his family with Wv hope he will be successful in establishing himself here as wo dont like to spare such good citizens J S Wilmot is hauling lumber to put in another fluor and bins for grain in Ins largo barn He finds that the hay room is in excess of his require ments hence the change F TV Knight was in Minnesota last week buying up a heard of cattle for himself He says it is a fine country about Good Thunder whero he went Cured Catarrh can be easily quickly pleas antly and lastingly cured by the Electric Jar It clears tho head sweet JB breath and euros in till its stages Tho Jar will cure the worst nervous Headache in from one to three minutes No waiting for re sults this novel and true curative shows its wonderful power instantly and gives universal satisfaction as cures by Natures Kemedy arc perma nent Catarrh a common and dangerous malady when chronic is liable to con sume the frontal bones of the skull destroy the cartilages of the nose und undermine and blight every function and faculty of its victim The breath is offensive the memory the reasoning powers sight hearing and the senses of taste and smell are tho digestive and assimilative functions be come disordered ensues The 51 eradicate Catarrh and prevent those evils A fortune for agents For catalogue of all kinds of Electric Goods address FLETCHER Cleveland Ohio Impromptu B Nicol Music Instrumental Wise and Kossoy J the Farmers Alliance is a benefit to the public C Davison F W Knight B Nicol E Music F F Miss Lila Hill v and and consumption Electric Jar will See Bills for Soucey sale of live stock machinery etc next Thurs day five miles south of Milford Best sleighing ever had this winter family aro haying quite a siege with sickness their chil dren being sick with tho fever Fred is still quite sick but the other two aro a better Miss Lillio has been quite sick but is now able to be out again Et Morses little boy is quite sick with lung Elder is holding revival meet ings at tho Clump school house this week Wo understand there la an Advent preacher coming here to hold meetings Verily we would say Lhe evil oue will have to depart from this portion of tho laud where so many revivals arc being held EXCURSIONS Excursion to St Paul and return will be sold on January 22d 24th 20th and 28th one way for tho round trip Good to return until Feb 3d T C Agent INAUGURATION Round trip tickets will bo sold for tho at one limited firstclass faro for the round trip Tickets will be sold Feb 27th to march 2d inclusive good to return un til March From Milford and re turn Will bo 3086 T C t Agent INAUGURATION B For the ab Washington C March 18S9 the Burlington Cedar and Northern will sell through tickets to Washington and return at a nito of ONE PAllE for the round trip Tickets on sale February 27th until March 2d good to return until March 10th 1S89 For details of special ar rangements rates and all other infor mation apply to any acent ofthe com J H CT 1 iK L V Cedar Rapids luwa Rev N L Burton will preach in Ellis hall Sunday Teb 231889 at n oclock a m who are indebted to mo for work will please boar in mind that 1 didnt raise even a poor crop lust sum I need what is due me very much mer and trust you will divide L G with me TO MAKE ROOM FOR ALL NEW GOODS RECEIVED AND ALL NEW GOODS COMING I WILL SELL AT COST THE FOL LOWING FUR CAPS CLOT n CAPS GLOVES MITTENS FELTS ARC TICS FOR MEN WOMEN AND CHIL DREN FELT SHOES SLIPPERS MUST BE SOLD TO MAKE ROOM NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY HIGHEST MARKET PRICES PAID BUTTER AND EGGS ALL ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO CALL CARL Genera Foreign and Sold Real Insurance C 1KUUIN A n IN MAN It U YOUNH 11 Ii I Clork MONEY ON HAND TO MAKE A FEW CHOICE o BL President 0 C WAI M SMITH d h cr n cn 2 p pr o C KX St P 1C Dr HOUTH EJ niLL Proprietor Having opened a Hotel in Milford I am prepared to furnish ACCOMMODATIONS At rates and will spare no pains to make my guests comfortable DONT FORGET THE PLACE HOUSE ON MAIN ST M IOWA CIVIC SOCIETIES I 0 0 F MONITOR LOBGE MOE 4ny ara K M Q IS G Hull Secy A P A M GLOAMING LODGE Stated Cora on or moon A W M U NICOL Sucr A B 0 A R meets every 4ny on ir lull mown lira p in lu Army Hull Wu 11 Vi ol Adj s on ol G A R Will G It ROCKUS Capt M L A Ai Association MXH C A Librarian B S Union Sunday m Sab bath ATTORNEYS AT LAW mid Collection at nil Cou to all Valtti lUo 0 HUGHES taA given to uml Heal niM lo in j r E M 0 PHYSICIAN SURGEON Office for the Drug All calls day and night po answered Milford All Cails Promptly to for the Practice of Dentistry A l PUCK GrEO W Leaven Spirit LaUo A molds AN 600 from 40 50 81 811 or county of and of Iowa will bo hold nt tho on tho IHli Monday In or ono n to vote GOING AM Arnolds IVoin Spo noor 174 214 mtl and t of dB for tho Sept 118H NO 3 No 4 solhi In cuch I J from Continent fund rood from Orders cm lUo School houso fund rood on tlm sumo for tho next year fund Contingent fund B5 ot m 10 15 MO 00 No 1 WBST 055 1 H AN JM M on will be ou all on tho ABont m 1 ii of in Plymouth il loira I 4 by A L Mlw K J Hoy of Grovo to Mr Elmer C The bridegroom is one of our most and enterprising young men He has by his own efforts acquired a good business education a grad of the Iowa Business College of Des Moines and is thus prepared to nil any station to which he may be called lie has also ft good start in life being tho possessor of a two hundred acre farm in Clay county which is in a high state of cultivation We are a little we may loose him as of Milford in spite of all the charms of society in forgetting tho masonic lodge of which he is an he home his young bride and she takes in tho beau ties of his rural homo as she was raised to love the life of u farmer The writer is not personally acquainted bride but he ventures the assertion that she is iu every way worthy of her chosen a cheerful disposition a and mind which makes her a thorough republican what more could one desire The MAIL extends He brought his wife over to to visit and minister to the sick and afflicted He says Mra Pi Us urys health is uo better and the chil dren are all suffering from a relapse of ths measles Our esteemed friend Mr J Lancaster us with a call Thursday afternoon before boarding OKOBOJI RIPPLES The Cother family are out of danger the hand of affliction has borne heavily on them Thompsons family had a hard siege of measles tho oldest girl has been near deaths door Mrs N II Becker returned laat from the southwest where she has been to visit a sick sister with but little hopes of her recovering W 13 Brown was kicked by a horse Hud was confined to tho house but is on duty again II H Campbell was kicked by a horse ind HOW he walks hay foot straw foot W BBrown is building n barn 28x48 with 20 foot posts horse hay and grain barn The attendants nt the meetings in the Brown district have resumed their labors j Mills children are on duty again Tho failing health of Mrs S O MWs bury is regretted by many other Mends and her recovery prayed for The union meeting at Spirit Lake is a lirely interest Mid newborn souls aro seaking thoir Savior and old soldiers are back into the ranks We have tho pleasure of meeting our old comrade W Baptist Spirit Lake when fortune favors au attendance at church We D Churchill as our By order of tho Sec NOTICE WCB Uus Notion Is given that the fo not tier hnn of I n o to B upon und hi upon of lanrt rir John Johnnon L of Tows to nv e the nml to I re butt nl Jt by B thm IS the to Trains lown n mid Int fi Will on Flans nd Material And Work by tho Day whon it Shop o mahlUn la by neighbor UNO WHIT dld vote for Cleveland risk and Lockwood il i its warmest congratulations to Ujf They have been cured by using Moor s happy pT hoping that their sun of i Tree of Ufe positively cases of Liver and Kidney Sour Stomach or Constipation and all Blood Diseases Mr Wl n Morgan merchant Lako For gale toy prj jj Green Get cue happiness will never set Knowing Iowa j will free loom In fitch very HI In with ill Mr coolly wf lo iiy M year ll a e B K TIME Man ht B 722 P 405 I mw In oLo Mil In mill n and running into Consumption In its stages He tried many popular cough steadily By a special arrangement we are grew worse Was reduced in flesh had now prepared to offer the Orange Jadd breathing and was F Qne of the beat agricultural II f tf i r consumption and Papers in the United the found immediate relief arid after using at tlie extremely low price of K about dozen bottles found a year in advance Sample the Boston tho sea breezes fan the old State and enjoy the society in the hnB of himself well and has bad no return of wjn bo our readers remedy cau office of publication iid Bay to do 4 of nAna 7 V v i J ivt thin paper Address L ATTORNEY VOO TC That a BOW Grocery on Broadway this Is tho to get Good Goods at bottom prices from Cull and examine our stock Tell your friends to call when come to town Wo are bound to build up a ill gooas and fair w Ihc Club for member only pays II i WMk This Is why we you for your than one clcs I nnd why wo aro the K Hie world only firot quality goodo but prices ure others get fcr American Lover or open Our Hft t f Gold i sold for foS IV u Stiffened Cold tlian nny Solid Gold Caoc Icsi double iho money as cases nre Invariably thin wesli ol inul Our 1m to un talent item which we It mid service to anv Open a especially for ic uoe ami fa Rail oad Walch Open Tico or o a All prices iiro either nil or Watch Insulator by mall ut gy T GOODS Coffins Constantly on Hand Repairing Neatly A BERGMAN Double Room Mock Spirit Lake Iowa stock of in niie room BOOTS inul SHOES in the ONLY r in Winder 1f Walch just JACKON Strict V City POY 1Ju 10V ll U Iho imU IIP i f i uy r f Its In llin lully or Wood i r for T WCORY AT I also do a Abstract and Spirit Lake BROS IOWA of Scientific A und city on r mid inr 1 r opy Js CO j etH II copy mill myu for Inr TRADE MARKS for churls maps otu it CO SCI N IW ALL A cities In nty of Town to i Opposite Office D Q If you flow jJJ nit our your lor term you o nHa If yon cannot our to you full lino always in stock iT Store Corner of HiU auu Lako Iowa THE CREAM of a BOOKS Condensed Into One Volume PIONEER AKD HEROES Tho ol nli frontier witli from iho ID MiM und mid ol rs
Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!
Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 130 million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.
Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!
24 hours a day Monday-Saturday
Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!
"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.
"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.
"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.