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Freeborn County Standard, The (Newspaper) - November 21, 1889, Albert Lea, Minnesota Enterprise VOL. XXXII. ALBERT LEA. MINN., NOVEMBER 1889. NO. 47. FOB YOUNG LADIES. AWIHKIt ALISKIJ1 M. LEA. UETTI.M; IP STEAM. A the Colo- tlie 4'il.i ill Allifrt I.ra A A'otalilt- V ItOAItDINC SCHOOL, WITH AI.I. HI I'. C' niloris mill of li'Miip I-ifc. None but t'imt-ClfiHM Mit- Employed, hltidii-s embia'-e a Complete College Course, Km- 1 ami nt.'ier infnrmatiim address, Itrr. IS. It. Abbott. It I'resident, or V. M'arkfr, See. of KxL-culive Committee, Albert l.rn, .11 inn I I. K. TWIST. A. 0. I WIST lie i-s my w. the .yiil of 1: y brother. L', ni'iis-.oner
ou bar- gains heard of before Ever) lady wants pretty and Desirable Styles In these goods, and wo will guarantee to plea >ou In every respect, giving jmi that could not at any other reason of tlie year. Call Early And secure the CHOICE NOVKI.TIKS in thli line. We mention below a few of the styles that are especially good Ladies' Printed Border, Ic. worth 3c. Ladies' Full Regular Printed Border, 3 cents, worth 7 cents. Ladies' Full Regular Hemstitched, 5 cents, worth 10 cents. Ladies'Sheer White, Hand Embroid- ered, would be considered cheap at 15 cents, for 5 cents. Ladies' Hemstitched and Silk Em- broidered, 10 cts. worth 20 cts. Ladies' Lace, good, valued at 20 cts. for 10 cents. cellent reason, in fact, to believe that his report will be favorable, and it' so, j you may chalk it down Red The result of the election last Tues-! Wing road is all j day no surprise to News. j expected just what the poll- j I r-y of President Harmon in ignoring j the hard workers in tlie distribution of j There Xot Au Over-I'rodaction of Trouble Is Caused by Capitalistic Combinations (jen. .1. H. Baker has been carefully investigating the cause of the decline in the price of cattle, and his conclu- sions are very interesting. We make the following extracts from his able article: "But, says one, over-produc- tion is responsible for the fall in beef, and not the combine. A preliminary report from the department of agricul- ture, bureau of animal industry, -which I have just received dissipates any such notion. By a careful anylysis of this report 1 learn that, prior to the advent of the beef combine, prices of cattle fluctuated strictly in accordance with the law of supply and demand. The report shows that the number of cattle to the thous- and population has remained, since the advent of the combine, nearly the same, there being a slight decrease in the relative number; but the price has fallen steadily. In other words, author- itive facts show that though the beef ration is the same per thousand of the population, the price goesdown, pressed by sonie new and powerful factor. It is certain, therefore, that the present low prices for cattle are not due to over- production, for over-production does At prices that defy competition. LOOK Bracket Lamps, wllli thumb STCW, bracket j tiller lount, best number two Sun liiirncr and Hint chimney and 8-inch rHlcoi- all complete, Ladies' Pure Linen, only 10 cents. Henstitched, Anil extr.voniln.'iiy Rood, valued at is, 15 and 20 cenH. Also the handsomest Hue of brocaded silk Kver Shown. Yours for Dry (Jnods bargains, The Hovland Mer. Co. 68 Lamps in .Styles and I'rices ion numer- ous to mention. it Won't Hurt You To look over onr stock and our and it may do you Rood. It has (lone other, uood, by introducing them to tlie best and cheapest stock in this neck of woods. You m.ij be IK ne- lltted as otners have been. at, It Won't Hurt You To get a barpaiH just once, so that jou will know what a bargain looks like; a FPII! bargain, a bona fide bargain, a bargain that speaks for itself. Wo don't have to praise our when the connoisseur in bargains gets his haml on them. It Won't Hurt You To save money just once, and go awav from the store better olf than when yon came in, both in pocket and in purchase. We are the money- saving, bargain-making merchants. When you want to save money call on Yours for Good Goods and iG-onnces-to-the- ponnd Grocers, The Hovland Mer. Co, executive nivors cor.M not have brought about a different result. Tlie lowa'cataclysinmay in part be charged to local differences, but through it all can be traced a vein ol llarrisonism. Much regret will be expu-5-.ed when it is learned that Allison is in danger of being d for re-elec- tion. In Ulan the water spout burst with more fury than u-nai and very little is saved from the wreck. Here the national administration may shoul- der a greater part of the blame. But i it the rebuke to the Ilarn-rn idea is to I be measured correctly tarn your eyes I to Virginia where Mah'jiie had the I active alid undivided support of the ad- ministration. The Xtws takes the result of last Tuesday as a stinging I rebuke to the nnemariKm so far repre- sented in the administration. Xo party ean scarcely hope succeed when it ignores the" friends that placed it in power; and no one man is great enough to swing a great party without aid i from the men that gave it life. If I President Harrison continues to pursue i the policy he has apparently mapped out for Minnesota he may have more things to be sorry for. The Xews is I llepublican in principle and believes that the oflices belong to the people nnd not to a few men: and the people will not tolerate many more scllish and insolent moves. The lesson of last Tuesday has been the man in the V.'hite JIou.se heed it or will he let the party go down in order to grati- fy the .leliish desires of the few V A Soldier Meets His Old Commander. One of the mobt gallant and accom- plished ollicers of the late war was Col. J. W. Bissell of the Missouri En- gineers, who among other brilliant feats conceived and executed that famous canal by which a ilotilla of eight gun barges "and steamboats were taken 12 miles through an overllowed tract of heavy timber land to Ken. Pope, at Xew Madrid, enabling that oliicer to cross the Mississippi river and llank the rebels out oi their stronghold, island Xo. 10, and securing the" long chain of fortunate results which fol- lowed. (1. Parker has always been proud of the fact that he was a mem- ber of this regiment and has always taken delight in recounting to the boys the dashing exploits of bis brilliant commander. On Wednesday last the two met in >t. Paul alter a separation of nearly "27 j-cars. The pleasure of this reunion is best evidenced by the beauti- ful regimental badge in polished pure gold of which Mr. Parker was the happy recipient. It consists of three sections: A crown bar to which is at- tached the pin, linked to which is a castle, the enginei'ring emblem, inlaid with red enamel, closely linked to this is a shield surmounted by a delicate wreath, around which is set the words, "The Missouri Engineer Regiment." Mr. Parker says'tliat it was like, the good old father meeting his prodigal son and putting a badge of honor upon him. together with otner tokens of af- fection. The badge was one Col. Hissell had had made for himself especially and he took it from a drawer, and with the heartiest expressions of good will made Mr. Parker a present of it. It is a costly and beauliiid memento and will ever be prized by the veteran own- er as his most previous rilic of the war. Turn the Kast-als Out. Fairmont Sentinel. Dr. Kilbounie, succeeds Dr. Bowers as superintendent id the Hochcster in- sane asylum. Kilhomm: is a graduate of Dr. Hiirtlell'sSt. Peter hell hole, and there is little hope lor reform under his- administration. are not sure but that a little Ohio and Iowa medi- cine would be a good thing for Minne- sota and humanity. Parents' IMity. Parents should be careful that their children do not contract colds during the fall or early winter months. Such colds weakens the lungs ami air pass- ages, making tin; child much more likely to contract other colds during the winter. Jt is this succession of colds that caases catarrh and bronchi- tis, or paves the way for consumption. Should a cold be contracted, loose no time but cure it as quickly as possible. A fifty cent bottle of Chamberlain's Cough liemedy will cure any cold in a few days and leave the respiratory organs strong and healthy. For sale by I'arker I5riggs. not exist. The real cause can alone be found in capitalistic combinations. The PitiralXew Yorker, a leading agri- cultural journal of the East, very re- cently sent carefully prepared letters of inquiry to nearly all the Eastern states, asking for facts connected with the practical working of the dressed beef monopoly. The universal testi- mony was that" it had ruined the market for farmers' cattle, and made the dry cows no longer fit for the dairy, a drug in the market." Stop a Moment! A great truth is here made public by the Crookston Times: Did our mer- chants ever stop to think that adver- tising not only increases their business, but benefits the town as well. Instan- ces are numerous where farmers and residents of surrounding towns came many miles out of their way in order to trade in a town where the business men advertised something extra in the ay of bargains. There is not a mer- chant, who knows how to advertise right, but will tell you that he has se- cured customers who were naturally tributary to other towns, by first show- ing them through the local papers, and afterwards demonstrating to them by actual fact, that it would pay them to travel the extra distance to do their trading. A town that has live adver- tisers is the town which draws its trade from the greatest distance. Well-Dressed Wickedness. This sad tale of human depravity is taken from the Minneapolis Journal: well-dressed women stepped into the manicipal court this afternoon. Erom their general appearance a casual observer might mistake them for well- bred women. They were, however, the keepers of the notorious palaces of sin on 1st st. S. They stepped up to the judge in a business sort of way and pleaded guilty to keeping a house of ill fame. A rustle of crisp bank notes, a ring of gold pieces, and they passed out of the court room leaving" the city the richer. They gave their names as Kninia Williams, .losie Williams, Oertie Duvane, Annie Wright and Ilattic Brush.'' The Mammoth Doll. The largest doll on exhibition in this city can now be seen at the Second Hand Store with old "Santa Clans" standing guard over her. Our Holiday Stock is now complete in every detail, and our prices are always the" lowest. All kinds of furniture and household goods at BOTTOM PRICES. Ilemeraber we have a Special Sale every day this month. Call in at any hour of the day or evening, and rest assured, you will receive prompt attention, and our LOWEST CASH PRICE on any class of goods that you desire to purchase. Ke- member we give prizes to all who trade with us. Itespectfuily, A. II. SQUIEK. lincklen'g Arnica Salvo. The best salve In the world for cuts, bruises, soros, ulcers, salt rlicum, lever sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains, corns, and all skin eruptions, and positively cures piles, or no pay required. It is guaranteed to give perfect satis- faction, or money refunded. Price 25 cents. For sale by Parker Si Brlggs. Johnson, Pie elsons, WE AKK .NOW rM.OAlUNG A OF Till: Best Michigan Ei er shipped to Albert I.KI kind or p I.Ki. SPECIAL liARCAINS. beeatlv >rie'-d von may Come rliiht aloni' HAKUAIX IS YOUKS. 1 we can suit jou in K and the OIDER CIDER the HolUlit.vK. Michigan Cider! New York Cider! Boiled Cider! Ciller ciioiifili to iiu.pl'lj the di-mands of all, at the IVpnl.ir and -Model Store of Johnson, Nelson Nelson, DUE NEW STORE, Is 120 feet deep, two stories and basement, and is clioek full of as complete a stock of HARDWARE As can be found in this region. We cany a full line of The Best Kinds of Paints, Machine n The Famous and Unequalled Beaver Dam Grain Separators, And in fact we shall keep in stock everything to be had in a big and well-ordered Hardware Store. We shall make it a point to sell Good Goods at And are confident the inducements we offer will prove highly satisfactory to all our customers. All are in- vited to call, inspect our new store and see our mammoth stock. J. F. WOHLHUTER CO. KING'S; Combination Optometer The latest mid most practical Instrument lor the purpose of TESTING THE EYES, Frequently cue eye is found to be Dear-slguted while tlie othet may be far-sighted. The Im- portance of fitting each eye separately will be readily understood. This OPTO3JETER Is so arranged that the exact focus of lens required for each eye can be ascertained Without (juess-Work, Or ccmrusins the sight, by experimenting with different d.isies. as is usually the custom. Do not fail to haie your eyes tested with this Instrument, whether >ou are wearing glasses or not. Tils in- strument is lu use by us. No Charge For Examination, Ami in connection with it we keep a large assort merit of the FINEST SPECTACLES That are made. Clocks, Watches, Jewelry A splendid stock for Use or for Birthday, Wedding and other Presents. Repairing warranted. BESSESEN STEEN. Blacksmithing. Horseshoeing, and Plow Work, The making and Repairing ot Well Tools a Specialty, saop Opposite Enterprise Office. 'SPAPERf SPAPERf
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