Albert Lea Freeborn County Standard, May 30, 1889

Albert Lea Freeborn County Standard

May 30, 1889

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Albert Lea Freeborn County Standard (Newspaper) - May 30, 1889, Albert Lea, Minnesota Enterprise VOL. XXXI i. ALBERT LEA, MINN., MAY !JO, 1889. ATS Brnos OTHERS! dad to dress their Children tor it ant (o tlieii! comfortably eiad. and to sec tin- Children themselves enjoy mm si A young nuui or lioy dirly. ragged or ill-littim Clothes is tishained of himself, and il is natural, for there is no excuse for rijhcr kind if his parents do their duty, washed: n Dirty Clothes can Clothes can he latched, and he Of all from the cheapest to Ihe Jinest, can be bouirii! lhc 'round ;it -hoiild call and see Ihe great Assortment for Boys of all ages that we carry. -''11 ('lollies ready made. Cheaper than von can biiv the cloth. oi f Men and Buys in the '1 Astonish, tlicv jirf si County, and Prices Low. at the IY1QREY E. STERiN, Prop. We continue our Steady Trade, and at all Seasons make iiie People by making tlieir i'eet Com- fortable. Everybody kno'.v.-, that pinched, cold or hot makes people miserable. This we avoid by fur- Jleii. Women and Children with thai, i'M. A Perfect Fit Comfort. We are com- i'ort-makers. We can save you from hot, tired. ;icliinc feet in Summer and are always glad to do it. even if we do not make a cent. Call and we will tell' you all a bout it. SOKENSOX. Dealers in Boots and Shoes, Broad- way, Albert Lea, Minn., United States of America. A STIFF UR1.VK OF WHISKV. All UK- Great Men Drunk ul thrOu- tvnuiul HaiKfuet Gov. Hill-- Brothers UarriHon and Hayes Were Very Handy With the FluiilN. York Sun One who lias travelled through most of the states during the great presiden- tial battle and since has heard frequent comments concerning President Harri- son's views on the liquor question and drinking generally. When The Sun announced tliu morning after inaugu- lation that President Harrison stopped in the Vice-President's chamber and took a stiff drink of whisky before reading his inaugural address, there- was a bliiver among some of his admir- ers. It has since been demonstrated that the shock was especially (elt by republican women. Une of these at lirst would not believe it, and onlv ex- cused it on account oi the shocking ho most successful and most durable of all harvesting machines. Contains every device needed to make a machine perfect. Made of the best material and in tho best wav. Light draft and easy work for driver and honos. Easiest raised and lowered of any harvostar. There is no weight on the horses' necks; no tearing of cau'vas or straps, for tiwrc are springs to relieve the strain caused by shrinkage; no choking at front of elevators, for their is a relief rako to prevent it. No other Binder has this valuable device. Everything on-tho CHAMPION has been made as simple and substantial as possible. No other Harvester has as good cutter bar and guards, or as many and as good knives, or as strong and adaptable reel, or as sim- ple a method of driving the Binder, nor as good plan for squaring the butts of the bundles. The CHAMPION Butter is unlike any other, and is superior to them all. The CHAMPION will cutall kinds of small grain that grow no matter in what condition; it is lighter draft than any other Harvester doing tho same work; it is easily managed by any farmer; it will cause less trouble and expense for repairs, it will make less delay in harvest time, and it will do more work and bo more durable than any other Harvester and Binder that is made THE WARDER, BUSHNELL QLESSNEK COMPANY, SPRINGFIELD, OHIO.------MANUFACTURERS------CHICAGO, ILU. weather when indubitable, evidence was presented that the J'resident did take the drink aforesaid. Mie, with many others, had always thought that the President was a strict temperance man. and believed that any criticism to the contrary emanated from democrat- ic spite and malice. Several of these New York republican ladies were senator Kvarts Uishop Potter, Chauncey .M. K B. Hayes, Secretary Proctor, and one or two others. Every man at that table except Gov. Hill drank the wine placet jefore him. President Harrison hand- ed the glass containing the sparkling champagne quite-as familiarly as any of the uthurs. In fact. President IIaf- and .Mr. Hayes were quite as lancly witli the lluids as any of the nen. more or less renowned, that The reporter lias seen at great public lanquets. The one man who through t all tasted only Apollinaris was Gov. 'mid 15. Hill. Ilie Fair 1'rotest of An Admirable Teacher. Al.KKin LEA.Mav LT, IKAII SIK one of the members of the IV.ichers" Institute, I wish to acknowledge the joti riid u-, in gratuitouily distributing opi.-s of the SiAMiAitu amonir'uj. and at the ame time to protect ag.nnst the unmerited as- iM-t upon us in that same l.ssiie of jour lap'-r. Vour -tatemeut about tin- number of e.icln-rs jcquaimed with tin; name of William SiiHlom i.-, riitirely wrong. Ijy the method of itioning, any person IIHS-IIILJ one question v as debarred from aosvv enmi the follov, ing ones, tin re is no doubt that many were in the c a-s the of iln1-, who failed to ill to muni the name, of becietary 1'roctor nd, knowing all the oilier names, was obliged to it sun and allow- the brAXiiAi-.i) to solemnly eclare that she did not know the name of tile secretary of the trea.stirv. Ihere mav be some loints upon which our erudition is not siirpns- nglj- profound, and we know that among us, and la-seil as are some ignorant, un- ualified persons placed there by the deplorable iismauauement to which political machinery its condemned us, but the mass of the teachers f our county are Ihe same as before, and are ravely trying to do eood work in tbe country ehoois. Ills neither just nor kind for the lead IK newspaper of the. county to add to the diffi- utties which elmrun us. We are obliged to onsider Ihis attack as made on Ihe principle of kicking a man when he is as we do not ,-iitf-mtjer that !tm similar one was ever made e. He were under the intelligent supervision i ofhcer who would have resented anuhing prejudicial to our interests. Although it may ot be a vital question whether we knew the ame, of the cabinet it is still desirable .at on this point, upon more important ones. MI put into treatment of us alittle more of ie spirit of Anstides. Karnestiv lUA'li. WING. We are glad to receive the explana- 1011 as to the failure, of the teachers to nswer certain simple questions at the istitute last week, and cheerfully give place in our columns. Our criticism based on information derived three reliable persons, a lawyer, n ex-editor and an ex-teacher who present, and thus we had eason to rely on it. If literally true it "as certainly discreditable "to the present, and it was the duty f the in the interest of schools and the public to make the ict known. AVe hope that it was .-in- only in the manner explained by ur correspondent. We understood that ut few. comparatively, of the experi- :iced teachers and only about one- lird of all the teachers of the county present in the institute at the me, and supposed that was in a icasure, the explanation. The STAX- Aiin is and always has been the rieiid of the teachers, but it has a yet iglier regard for the interests of the ehoois, which are paramount to any f a personal character. We never kick i man when lie is down'' merely for ie sake of kicking him; rather for the urpose of correcting, improving Cl- icking him out, and is a duty m the ase our correspondent has in" mind, it is dueto the teachers as well as IB schools that we should faithfully xecute. We would not otherwise be 'tie to the interests, the welfare and ie progress of education, and to the ehoois and the teachers which are its lain and active adjuncts. To be just tin: teachers is a pleasure as well as a uty; altogether those of Freebom qua! those of any like county of the late, and we are glad to know that lany of them, like our admirable critic, rank among the best. Hems About Our Kail- road. Ked Wing Kepiibllean. Hon. 1. C. Mearns. of Zumbrota writes: "The running of trains on tin; Uiiluth road makes tilings quite lively in town." The Duluth road passenger trallic last week averaged C'! persons daily. J. C. Loftus has been appointed sec- tion foreman at the Xurnbrota end of the jJuluth road. The telegraph line- between Ited tt'ing Xumbrota along the IX, K. W the State The Lutheran 'ollege in this city burned shortly be- fore midnight. The night watchman discovered smoke issuing from one of ilormitory windows, and after a brief investigation raised an alarm. The college bell was rung vigorously, and ;his was repeated ay the regular city ire bell. This willed out the lire department and citizens, but as the college is situated a mile west of the city, the means for lighting the ire were limited to those belong- ng to the college itself. These leld the lire in check for two hours, jut as it was lucated in a confined e that was extremely inaccesible by all ordinary means, its extinction vas impossible. The. lire crept along he roof and at two o'clock broke hrough the roof and hopes of saving he building were given up. The jontents were wholly removed. The tructure belongs to the Norwegian Lutheran churches of America. It vas built by contributions and dedi- "iitort October 14th. 1S05, and its sup- iort is largely derived from the same ources. During its existence over hirteen hundred students have attencl- d it and its present attendance is 137. The cost of the building and grounds vas SlfiO.iOo. one-half of which is lestroyed by tin'.-, misfortune." Luth- r College was lour stories high and overed a space of 200x70 feet, and arriedonly Slu.uuu insurance; which nly covers the incumberance on the amc. Will I'rojtram. The beautiful ceremonies of the order of the Grand Army of the lie- public in honor of the fallen .soldiers of the L'nioii. will be conducted by liobson 1'ost Xo in this city to-day. Ihe oration at the cemetery will be delivered by Hon. .1. A. Leonard editor or the .Rochester 1'ost, and his effort will be entirely worthy of the occasion. Kovsov POST Xo. S OF Jli.v.v. c. A. K.-Albtrt Ua, Mum.. Mavij jvtf.-Tlir members of the 1'ost, the members of Camp .Meade Sons of Veterans, everv old soldier m I'reeborn county, and all other citizens w Mi- to join the man-Inns; column will assemble at tlie court house at 10 o'e-lock a. in., on Tbursdaj, -Mayooih, Ibtu. oitDEi: or I'romptly at the, procession Under dir. e- tinii of .Marshall IJ. K. Stacy will move in the following order: Drum Cftrps. Camp Meade .sons of Veteran" KolHon 1'ost Xo. r, Old Soldiers. Floral Committee in Carriages Citizens generally. OUDEl: Or rKKKJIOXIK.1 Al- I KMlTI'l-a Decoration of '-raves, by the 1'ost Music bv the drum corps. Frayer, by Comrade Itev. John Houck ocal music, I'oem, Address, by Capt. J. A. Leonard. ocal music. lieturning, the same order of march will he observed. All are cordullv imited to participate in the observance of the day. Attention is again called to tho rollowni" re- solution passed at the annual encampnreiit- Memorial Uay is the choicest in the calendar of the Grand Army-a day ol sweet remem- brance drar to every loyal heart, and any viola- tion of the saeredness by making it the occasion of frivolity and amusement, such as elmracter- of July, should be treated as an in- dignity to tlie comrades who died that tbe country mitjlit e F. 11. KOIJES, J. Q. ANXIS. Adjutant. Commander. COMMITTEE Full OKATIXCi U1JAV f-ir5011 Ulai-kiner ami Lotta hllickson. Mrs IJ Colvlu with Josie Greene and Inez 1-rost. Mrs Jno Whytock with Nora (lulbrandson and Virginia Whvtock. Mrs AiJiggim with Olive Dipgins and Alice J. F. JOHNSON. NO. P. F. PETERSON JOHNSON PETERSON FURNITURE! -----A. JV JD----- UNDERTAKING! A FINE LINE OF Parlor and Chamber Sets, ''03 IIa3'03 Leila Mrs I Botsford with Ella House anil Maud -Mrs J y Annis with Nellie Lowe and Maud f Parker wltu Pearle Dai' allcl .Mrs b K r jijbbs with Ian WSKHH and Jeanie andegnft. Mrs Peck with Mary House and Myrtle Lone ,IJlackmer nith Mamie Wedge and Jlma Elackmer. Mmireckr Xllolna3 "m Vl Mrs 2 K ifallery with liirdio Taylor and Min- nie Claybonrn. Mrs I'.ong with Miss Frost and Amanda COMMITTKK FOE DErOHATIXi} OK CI-.OSS. MrS H aiul Mrs c H The Nashville Stiulents in Des Moines. DPS Monies Register. The Xashville Students, the celebrat- ed colored company of plantation singers gave a very enjoyable concert at the Grand last night. The company includes some mangniiicent voices, and they sang the jubilee and planta- tion songs and ballads and other selections with very line elTect. The voices blend very well, and show a high degree'of cultivation. The pro- gram included solos, duets, quartettes and choruses, many of which had to be repeated before the audience would be satisfied. The company responded to a good many encores, giving a program ol about thirty selections. In some of the humorous pieces the singers gave a mimicry and inimitable rendering tluil was extremely funny and kept the audience in a roar. The rich voices of the company appeared to special advantage in the choruses, and the whole program was very creditably given. These famous singers will ap- pear at the opera house Saturday even- ing. June 8th. At Cost! At Cost! Our entire stock of Goods, Hoots, Shoes aiitl Groceries, at Aiden, is now offered at actual cost prices until June 1st. Bargains for all. Make no mis- take, but call and get what you need at cheaper rates than ever before offered in Alden. DATIWEN Buos. The Effect of the Inspection Law. The result ol the meat inspection aw in Minneapolis is thus stated by lie rttar: Some companies have raised he price more than others, but one ompany is trying the experiment of elling at nearly the same prices as be- ore the law went into effect. Thiseom- mny, however, is the exception. Sir- cm steak that could be bought for 15 ents is now selling at 18 cents. Porter- house steak is sellingat 18and 20 cents, which is 8 and a cents above former prices. Corned beef is nearly the same in price as before, as is also pork. Deal- ers think that poultry will be a grain higher. One dealer said: "This new law- is obnoxious to meat dealers as well as to the customers. The dealer has to raise the price to make anything, and the meat is not nearly as good as for- merly.'' The question was asked him if this law affected the country dealers as much as it did the city dealer. He re- plied: "It has practically no effect on the country dealer, as they have always killed their own beef. The provision companies around St. Paul depend al- most entirely on the city trade." When questioned a's to the probability of the provision companies raising the present price, he said, "They may "form a com- bination and so raise the prices and we cannot help A Sound Legal Opinion. K. liaiiibriilm-, Mnmlay Esq., County Ally.. Clay Co., Texas. "Have used 'Klectric llilter.s wilh most happy results. jMv brother also was very low with Malarial KCMT and Jaundice, lint was run-din- timely me of Ilils medicine. Am satisfied lilcctric Hitlers saved Ins life." Mr. I. Wileoxson. of Horse rave. Kv., adds a like testimony. sayiiiL1: lie positively believes lie would have lud It not been for Electric Bitters. This great remedy will ward oil, as well as cure all Malarial Diseases, and for all Kidm-y. I.iver and Siomaeh Disorders stands imequaled. 1'rice Stic. and.SI at Barlows Drug- store. _ _ The New Discovery. You have heard your friends ami neighbors talking about it. ion may yourself be one of Ihe many who know from personal experience just how good a thing It Is. If you have, ever tired it, you are one of Its staunch friends, be- cause the wonderful thing about it is, Iliat when once given at rial. Dr. King's New Discovery ever after holds a place In the house, ir you have never used It and should be nflllcted with a cough, cold or any Throat, I.ung or Chest trouble, secure n bottle at once and give it a fair trial. It Is guaranteed every time, or money refunded. Trial Bottles Free at Wedge Barlow's Drugstore. A Popular St. Paul Hostelry. The hotels of St. Paul are famous for their excellency the world over. Hotel men are a good deal like poets, and as Horace has it, they are bom and not made. Among the many pleasant rest- ing places for the sojourner and way- faring man in that city, none has achieved a more enviable reputation than the Clifton, situated right in the heart of the city on Fifth street opposite the new courthouse. Mr J H. Baker, the proprietor, is a veteran boniface, and what he doesn't know about conducting a first-class house is not worth inquiring about. He is a splendid caterer, a genial host and a deservedly popular landlord. The Clifton is conducted on tiie American and European plans and is possessed of every modern convenience, including electric lights elevators, steam heat, etc. The apart- ments are superbly furnished and the table and service unsurpassed. Added to this the rates are moderate, and, in fact, the Clifton combines every qual- ity of a lirst-class hotel. Just the place, in short, where the guest can be provided with every luxury, conven- ience and comfort. Albert Lea and JTreebom county people in general will be always wel- come at the Clifton, and will find the entertainment in all respects and satisfactory. tmd REE13 CHAIRS, Extra Fine, New Styles, Ladies' Writing Desks, CURTAINS and FIXTURES. We put up Curtains for our Customers. A full line of and Ooffiiis. Jimbalmimj given prompt attention, boot and shoe store. Xight calls answered up stairs over Walter Thompson's JOTIIVSOIV PETEItSOIV. KING'S; Combination Optometer! Wait For the Wagon Until June 1st; then we will give away a nice express wagon to some one of our customers. Two good organs cheap. Cook stoves, sewing machines, and all kinds of second hand furniture at big bargains. We are headquarters for all kinds of useful every-day arti- cles, also keep all kinds of sewing ma- chine needles and oil. With every purchase of 81 or more we give you a chance to win a prize. Call in. A. II. SQUIEU. How to Make Money. To save money is to make money. Ihe common way of washing clothes on a washboard is growing out of favor fast. The Eclipse Washer will do the work better, in less time, and with no wear to the clothes; the savings will in a short time buy a machine. Used by hundreds of families in this county alone, a recommend of this wonderful machine is unnecessary, S. warrants them for two years. Times." This high-bred Clydesdale stallion shows a Hrst-class pedigree, and is as tine as any ever brought into Freeborn county. Color, dark bay; weight 1 700 lie will be at the National House barn' Mondays. Farmers should be sure and see him. Terms on account of our getting him so late in the season Other dates will begivenintheSTANn- next week. J. 1'. iV Co. Having taken the shop occupied by C. Gustavson, opposite the National House, Clark street I am pre- pared to do horseshoeing and black- smithing in all its branches. Special attention paid to fractious or lame horses. All I ask is a fair trial. .Satis- faction guaranteed. M. DONAHUE. He Sure to Head Carefully. The Pioneer Meat Market has come to the front again fully stocked up with the choicest of all kinds of meat No pains will be spared to keep up its reputation as a first class market in every respect. Cleanliness- choice meats, good weight, fair prices. All we ask is a trial. K. S. HOUNINO, Proprietor i A lr' MCMILLEN, Manager. L. P. JENSEN, Cutter and Tender. Tim latest and most practical Instrument for Its purpose ol TESTING THE EYES, I' requently one eye la found to be near-sighted while the otiiei may be tar-slgnted. The Im- portance of fitting each eye separately will be readily understood. This OPTOlttETEIfc Is so arranged that the exact locus or lens required for each eye can be ascertained Without Guess-Work, Or confusing the sight, by experimenting with different glasses, as is usually the custom. Do not fail to have your eyes tested with this Instrument, you are wearing glasses or not. Tills In- strument is now in use by us. No Charge For Examination, And in connection with it we keep a large assort- inent ol the FINEST SPECTACLES That are made. Clocks, Watches, Jewelry A splendid stock for Use or for Birthday, Wedding and oilier Presents. Repairing warranted BESSESEN STEEN. ISTe-w ISTovelties in SPRING GOODS, AT J. W. SMITH'S, The Leader in Dry Goods. i'rencli and Domestic Satteens, beautiful in design and finish, just the thing for early .Spring wear. Toils Du Nords, Seersuckers. Choice Ginghams in great variety. White Goods in Check and Stripes, Flouncings, Embroideries, I31ack Silk Flouncings in Spanish and Chantilla at S1.25 81 50 81 75 52.00. 82, ji> :mtl 83.00. Just in, a hiryc assortment of Ladies' and Children's HoserJes. The goods are Guaranteed Absolutely Fast Black, And Stainless. Xo humbug. Goods taken back if not as represented. >iv lummox, HUMPH IL uut 119 Icprcacnt A Job Lot ofjbcautiful Kibbons on sale this week. Trices low. Corsets, Kuclmigs, Laces. Linen Collars and Cuffs, in large assortments I am mailing low prices on all Woolen Goods, to close out and make room ray Sprinc: Stock. One thousand yards of new Carpets just in. Buy now before the advance. Yours for Good Goods Prices, Agent for Butterick Patterns. J. W. SMITH. EDWARDS, Madson Christenson, Blacksmithing, Horseshoeing, and Plow Work, The making and Repairing of Wull Tools a Specialty. Shop Opposite KnterprtM iNEWSPAFERr lEW'SFAPERl ;