Albert Lea Freeborn County Standard, September 5, 1889

Albert Lea Freeborn County Standard

September 05, 1889

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Freeborn County Standard, The (Newspaper) - September 5, 1889, Albert Lea, Minnesota Enterprise VOL. XXXII. ALBERT LEA. MINN., SEPTEMBER 1889. XO. 36, HEMAN BLACKMER. I AWVKK. LAM) FOU SALE. ALBEKT I J Mlnu. WM. C. McADAM, 1 AWYKU AND .inxiK OK I'KOKA'II. i (Mm- in L'uilrt Hoiiv. Alqi-rl Li-it. Minn HENRY A, MORGAN, TO LOVELY (t MOKHAN. J I.INUTV OHicf In iiulbraiitlsun lin s'M .fk DR. J. P. VON BERG. I Jin.SK'IA.S AND SUIJOKOX. OKKH'K I ,unl on Clark StrpPl In llirliiuii- is picking up at a lively rate over our lines, sever- al extra trains daily being inn, audit gives us plenty to do to attend to local business Ur. Wedge The lake m Faribault county south of Wells, in early times, was called White Walnut La'ke, and Geneva Lake was known as lilack Walnut Lake. Presley IJ. an- driving a double team two and three-year old Almont colts and a two-year o'ld King- wood, and hope to get them in good shape fur the county fair. THE COIXTV'S Tlu-ir HOuic on the Farm-It IK Con fortablr anil Four InmutcM. but Winter Will se of the Institution. We made the county poor farm a vb it .Sunday, and were 'much interestei in the institution. It comprises a hal section of land in Bancroft, four mile north of the city, and the buildings ar situated near the main road oh th high bank of Bancroft creek, which i i-l nsmr l.i.'J- i ___ _ C. tei- r rimii THE Xew Stock will now be arrivina: daily until we i are filled from cellar to garret, and our stores both in Albert Lea and Alden will shine like a County Fair. Look out for Music when the Xew Goods arrives. THE J. W. SMITH COMPANY. JOHNSON PETERSON, FURNITURE! iv UNDERTAKING! -A FINE LINE Parlor and Chamber Sets, mid KJK100 Oil AIMS, Extra Fine, New Styles, Ladies' Writing Desks, KmbalmiiiK Riveu prompt attention. Nfcht calN upstairs over Walter Thompson's boot and Htioe store. JOH1VSOIV PETERSON. Hardware Bargain Counter! In order to knock the Prices of surrounding towns Cold, that is, to undersell them all. 1 have opened a BARGAIN COUNTER! All goods will lie sold at the Closest Margins. Examine the prices, and if they are not Lower Than Anywhere Else Within 100 miles, I will immediately make them lower. My Tin Shop is rro BE ATI It turns out the usual amount of TINWARE and JOB WOBK every day. J, -VST. ST.A.GKE, bushels a day at the bit; mill, and shall soon increase it by running night and day. We have no trouble iii selling all the Ilour we make. Frederick Tunell. We have had much less rain in our town than in other parts of the county, and corn is almost a failure. Nothing can save it now, and it is agreat loss to us. Hon. 1C. am going to the .state fair and would like to attend the I'ochester fair also. A man can learn a great deal that he can make profita- ble to him, and therefore I believe in fairs. Prof, was rtt Xorthwood last week and found many friends of our school there. The county superin- tendent is doing all be can for us. and we will get several good pupils from there. Thos. W. are "funning LJ tviinjii i entirely dry now, but which is general ly a hue spring-supplied stream. I'n der the capable supervision of Com rnissioner a large addition i being erected to the old buildinn- which is likely to meet the demands o ..he county. The addition has a largt dining room, kitchen and pantry and bed room on the lirst floor, a larg sitting room, which may be used if necessary as a sleeping room, and two bed rooms on the second lloor. Tht building, when completed, will be a large and commodious structure There is a line barn on the premises with a good basement for stable and a well 100 feet deep supplies an abun- dance of excellent water. An impor- tant need is a good cistern, and we are surprised that provision has not been made for one ere this. It is almost as necessary as a well, for soft water is quite indispensible for washino- and bathing purposes. The building should be provided with troughs and spouts and a cistern should be made at once' Mr. and Mrs. Hazeltou are greatly interested in making the farm a mode'l place; the rooms and halls are carpet- P'l. are clean> attractive and home- like, and it is apparent that the county board acted wisely in selecting them to manage the institution. The land is worn out with repeated crops, not having been fertilized all the straw even having been drawn off and it is very unfortunate that the board cannot give Mr. Ilazeitou a con- tract of at least live years so that he would feel justified in making the nec- essary expenditures for teams, machin- ery, cows, and the like, to restore the H e iarm to fertility and thus make it pro- town self-supporting. and are only four inmates now, as Nothing can ule Tronson and wife, Henry initon and.JensSteffenson. "With the coming of winter, however, there are likely to be a score or more, and they are all sure to lind at the farm a com- fortable home, good food and kind and attentive treatment. grinding A Onerous and Deserved Compliment from a Democrat. Sleepy Eye Herald, Senator Tom. Bowen, editor. Noticing that lion. D. F. Morgan is about to remove from Albert Lea and engage in the practice of law at Bt Paul, the Herald congratulates him i 'V upon his determination to eschew noli- both mills at Alden and Lakes, tics and devote himself to a work for and have all we can do.. he full ca- which he is so well fitted, and in which pacityo the two mills w barrels ot he can win fortune and fame Mr ilour daily. 1 he wheat is N o. 1 and so Morgan was one of the ablest and most is the Hour. valuable men in the legislature, aud a J. C. Johnson, lake strong effort was made to secure for is entirely dry. I never before knew him the appointment of U. S. district of such a drouth. The weH drillers are attorney, but as his services were ren- having a bonanza, and one good will dered more in the interests of the peo- comeof it: AVe will have more good pie of Minnesota than in behalf of po- wells and better water. litical cliques, his hope of an appoint- S. P. Sorenson, farm- was doomed to disappointment, ers have not threshed, money is scarce, lhls ls fortunate for Mr. Morgan. A and times are tight. 1 think money man 'lke nlm "as no business in poli- will be more plenty in a month or so. Jles- hen a man is courageous enough Farm produce is lo'w, but so is nearly everything farmers have to buy. An Intuitive scandals are brewing in town, but don't you say I mentioned it. You know the people are quite prominent and I would not v truth and candor enough in the public a. worci lor have it known that I anything. Fred. Fink, Jr., Pickerel never saw it so dry iu this county. There was a big tire west of my place >aturday, and 1 feared it might do bility. If any one doubts this theory, great damage. I never knew a lire to fet'h'im Took" around and count how burn so in the fields before frost. many men of Mr. Morgan's stamp are M. P. will sell my wheat making our laws and administering every time in the Fall when I can get our government. 7u cents for it. I shall bring some- thing to the county fair, driving horses and perhaps something else. We ought to all turn in and make it a success. liev. J. C. liobinson. is as- tonishing that the crops are so good. very scarce. Farmers go ten miles to Wells to get artesian water for their stock. _______Fall, but I guess we shall have to draw in some W. II. II. Gordon -J f we ever find out who set fire co our creamery peo- ple will be surprised. We offer a re- ward of S200 for evidence to prove who did it and it is not impossible that we may yet discover the villain. We intend to rebuild and go on with the business as soon as possible. T. A. Melhus, bet a cow D. K. I'. have made an es- the eight artesian wells on its banks. and am satisfied that it equals of tlle lawful occupations, gallons. That amount of fresh pure water is certainly a great advantage in keeping up the lake. office department and the senate at Washington Richard Fitzgerald, Bath-t don't come to town as often as I used to, but I get the STANDARD and read the'pro- cecdings of the county hoard. I lind they are very liberal in allowing them- selves S3 a day and mileage, amount- distant parts of the county, and I think they have a pretty good job. If the people would figure it up as I am do- ing they would be astonished at the end of the year. If you want to insure your life and during life, go to to despise schemers and refuses to bend himself to the mean and sordid work that they demand from every one service, he expos- heels of every brain- were press to set him right before the people the people would sustain him, but it is a melancholy truth that there are too many newspapers of the vicious kind My com is first-rate, and so is much of U111J 1JUi, UB it in our town. ]5ut water is getting describe; yet it contains a The Other Side of the Picture. After giving an excellent account of the late Iowa excursion to this city, the Xorthwood Index makes the following comments: The reverse is one not nearly as lesson which should make the benefits of prohibition more apparent than ever. As the time for starting on the rnrlp-e A FT Tarriptt- rnrmnri journey drew near, and the J lUltt- ii. 11. Itdl llCll---LUIH tlllU JlUiTb -i-it-lfni-c- 4-1 r.' iU A irf 7i nw tltp Tmin nf MSltors Bended their way to the trains rop ii "vhea don" t0 help the failure of con.. We have been IS' that a doing a big credit business expecting smerame proportion ot them were ---------advanced state of intoxi- cation, and that those so situated were in the main boys and young men, rang- ing in ago from 10 to 25 years, who as the crowd increased converted it into something little more respectable than a mob. There probably about 20 saloons in Albert Lea, so that the ac- comodations in that line were more than ample, and the temptation was thrust before these youths at every turn. AVhile the fact of their being away from home and unknown in the place of their debauch had doubtless with Dr. Twiford that the Ked Wing road would not be herein a year. That was in March of last year, and 1 shall something to do with their ready yield- have to go and ask him to drive his ing, it is nevertheless more than proba- cowovtr. lie will do it if I say so, but ul I would rather have lost the bet and paid for the cow myself. Till: I'UOSI'KCT The Hcd Wins Koail llus Vulual.le Terminal Kaeilhies at FunilM on tlip Bonilx.-Work to Ilcgrin Kurt or the Keil WiiiitKi-pulilii'in. The arrangements enteriii" uth. which have just been completed by the Duluth. Ked Wing A: Southern railroad otlicials. reference to which made in the Ked Win? conespon- donce of the Dulutli News, are very important, and mark another step in the advancement of that great enter- prise. They include the use, of twenty- seven miles of the line of the Eastern Minnesota railroad, in addition to ble that a large share of those boys have an inherited taste for stimulants and are only saved from becoming drunkards by having the temptation A. timate of the amount of water flowing removed from them and by living in a into Fountain lake in 24 hours from community where, the business of drunkard-making has ceased to he one Cholera iii Michigan. Dr. F. D. Larke of Rogers City, Mich- ivccyiug UJ; mivu. J'i- JL u. vi JXUgCIS Vjllv, JH1CI1- A AVe arc going to wait 'San- tlie epidemic of last" year in a little and see whether Mr. Haukness 1'rcsque Isle county, in which so many gets a good outfit for the post office, Persons lost their lives, was choleric and if he does not he will have trouble, dysentery instead of cholera as first A leading merchant will at any time reported. He used Chamberlain's thought best, begin the sale of stamps Cholera and Diarrluua Remedy and oug es, egin the sae o samps u emey an and postal cards, and besides, the mat- lfc succeeded where all other rem- ter will be fully presented to the post- eilles failed. Aot a single case was lost in whish it was used. This remedy ls mos'' reliable and most success- for colic' cllolcr: m, nt finv b' by atnd Ior s r A 01 L flpcr Snvcs llor Llfc- stages of consumption, toid by physicians that she wasJncuraWe and couUl live only a short than 75 pounds. On a helped lier. she bought a large bottle, It helped lier more' Bought another and grew better fast continued Its use and is now strong, healthy, rosy. i> ump, w rights and privileges in connection with the terminal facilities of that rail- road both at Diilnth and West Superi- nr. These terminal facilities are the -st possessed by any railroad entering lJuluth. and a more in agn iii cent svstem it will be hard to lind anywhere in the west. Included in them'are elevators md coal docks, and in addition to all this a hue of six steamships is operated on the lakes in connection with the system, affording quick and cheap ransportation to the east. The sys- em has cost over two million dollars ind now could hardly be duplicated iven for that sum. The officials of the are to be congratulated on effeet- ng this arrangement, for it insures a n-estige that would be hard to secure u any other way. agent of the road, who is now in in its financial interests an- lounce that a party there is now readv o give the money on the bonds of the ompleted road from Ked to iumbrota, and furnish the money on ach section as fast as built. The corn- any has also secured a responsible ontractor, who stands ready to build section of the road south from Du- vth and take his pay partly in cash nd partly in stock. Everything points o the interest of capitalists aud rail- oad men in the road, and the outlook Gillrup Gilbert, Gal Esla' -AND---- Insurance. Abstracts Made. Choice Farms for Sale! IMl'KOVEU AM) L'MMPBOVED OTTV PROPERTY KOIt SALE. AND Houses to Rent. cue UUHUIJK Miss Caroline Narveson promising for a successful consum- 7inw n Di- lation of this important scheme after fe a Dlo Jb Uil Ot LBIIV year, of the Latest Millinery Goods, and especially calls the at- tention of Ladies to her Great Variety of Hats, Bonnets, Flowers, Plumes, Ribbons, She now has a fine lot of Silk Mitts and to p vited sortment is complete. many years of hard work. GUAM) FAIR, .nd "Erntc Fest" CHarvest Festival; Arranged By and For the Kenrflt of the German Lutheran Congrega- lit- Held Saturday, Sent 7th, at the Skating; Kii.k, Albert Lea, It is customary in other countries nd some parts of this, to celebrate the ose of harvest by a festival at which 11 classes participate. .Such affairs ring the masses together and create ood feeling and fellowship in a com- munity. The German Lutherans pro- ose to arrange such festival in con- ectipn with a fair, and have been And Ornaments ffered kind assistance by other church vuiauieuib. rganizations. During the afternoon a large assort- ment of useful and ornamental arti- les of needlework prepared by the jerman Lutheran ladies of this city for sale, also all kinds of re- reshments will be sold at reasonable rices. Supper will be served between to p. m., and admission will be ree during the afternoon. At m., will commence a grand musical ntertainment furnished by JJrundin's and, also by a baud of string instru- ments and several organizations of nghsh, Scandinavian and German ngers. A great feature will be the Jiging of the children who gave such delightful concert at the opera house nder Prof. Shryock not long since. he pauses between the musical eer- ormances will be filled by fishing and ;her innocent sports for the young nd old, refreshments passed around cquaintances formed, and renewed nd good feeling generally cultivated ver one hundred German Lutheran amilies from throughout the county ave been invited and promised to be resent, but as there is room for many more we cordially invite all classes of Albert Lea and vicinity. Tickets to the concert at 50 cents per ouple, (children in company with arents, free) can be had at the post ffice store, Hovland Mercantile Co's aeve Soth's, J. F. Woblhuter o's, Adam Wingaml's, W. Tunell's, nd at other places. We respectfully ask for a large at- mdance, and feel safe to promise a >lly social entertainment. THE ARRANGEMENTS COM. covery free, at Wedge Barlow's drugstore. Having taken the shop formerly ceupied by C. Gustavson, opposite the ational House, Clark street, I am pre- ared to do horseshoeing and black- mithing in all its branches. Special ttention paid to fractious or lame orses. All 1 ask is a fair trial. Satis- iction guaranteed. M. DONAHUE. For Sale. >ne 7-year-old mare, weighs about 1075 3 colt 1100 1 850 One Jersey heifer calf 5 months old. All good stock. To responsible parties long time and a low rate of in- terest given. W. S. KKEBS. Wanted 200 Salesmen. Permanent situation, guaranteed 840 to 3100 per month and expenses or large commission to successful men to sell our nursery stock, plants and seeds, i'revious experience not essential. Re- ferences required. Apply to L. L. May Co.. nurserymen, Horists and seeds- men, St. Paul, Minn. 35U Tor One Bushel .New Wheat "VVe give 40 pounds straight Ilour. war- ranted, ten pounds of bran and three pounds of shorts. A. LEA MILL AND KLEVATOU Co. This Is what you ought to have. In fact you must have It, to fully enjoy life. Thousands are searching for It dally, and mourniiiK because they llnfl It not. upon thousands of dollars are spent annually by our people In'the hope that they may attain this boon. And yet it may be had by all. We guarantee that Elec- tric Bitters, if used according to directions and the persisted In, will hrliiK you good diges- tion and oust the demon dyspepsia and install Instead eupepsy. We recommend Electric Bit- ters for dyspepsia aud all diseases of liver; stomach and kidneys. Sold at so cents and per bottle by Wedge and liarlow. druggists. Bncklen's Arnica SalTe. Tho best salve in the world for cuts, bruises sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever sores, tetter chapped hands, chilblains, corns, and all slcln eruptions, and positively cures piles, or no nay required. It Is guaranteed to give perfect satis- faction, or money refunded. Trice 25 cents For sale by Wedge Barlow. Wk. HEPKEHEXT SOME OF THE VEKV best hnsiNli and American fire and Cucloue Companies. Deeds cart-fully drawn. pmvcon KastSlde of Broad: Door Xoith of Court House. which are sure Ladies are in- to call while the as- HORATIO FITCH, With Headquarters at ALDEN, Is Agent lor Ola Sellable Of New York, the Largest purely Fire. Llgnt- nlng, ;md Tornado Insurance Company In the World. Has paid over for Losses; has over policies out among formers. Insures against Pire, Lightning, Windstorms and Tornadoes Insure In the HOME, get the Best and Cheapest. Also Agent Tor the Rice County Nursery! OF FARIBAULT, MINN. HAVE Filled Orders lor tills Reliable Nur- sery lor 15 years, and knows It can be de- pended upon. I Guarantee Satisfaction wltt every order. HORATIO FITCH, mina. C. L. COLEMAN, Manufacturer of and Dealer la Lumber! LATH, SHINGLES, Moulding! And all kinds of BUILDING MATEBIAL at Lowest Living Prices. A. J. STADHEIM, Agt. and yard south of 8. It. depot. FOB YOUNG LADIES. A nOAUDIXG SCHOOL WITH ALL THE -TV Comforts ami Beautiful Surroundings oJ Homo Life. Nonp but First-Clans In- MtrueforH Employed. Studies embrace a Complete College Course. ForCaCilOKHFanrt other Intormatloa address, Her. K. Mt. Abbott, D., President, or D. G. Parker, Sec. of Executive Committee, Albert Lea, Minn. Broadway Wood Yard. GRIPMAN PETTIT. -DEALEK3 IN- Wood, Coal and Draying Wood Sawed to Order. OULBRANDSON BRO'8 hardware store. Leave orders on slate ai 1'. A. Nelsou's grocery store ;