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Worth County Index (Newspaper) - May 27, 1897, Northwood, Iowa The Index PER YEAR IN ADVANCE WORTH COUNTY INDEX Volume 16 Northwood Iowa May 27 1897 Number 28 The Index DOII Job f work turned out B U I block O W Sanders ABD M c w tor Dr O A Hurd AN Dr L C Hewitt to Dr N I Dr Melville B Dr J M Your Business I How can we get it or have an opportunity of selling you unless you look at our goods and compare in the city ELS K RICE MM lor tne pHu of Mom V 8 Mi If Finest line of Wash Goods such as Organdies Fine Dotted SWISS ORGANDIES in all up-to-date Also 500 yards of worth from 10 to 20 cents per yard J H 4 A lo All W L Baton in ill tM court of iL LAMB to J B let 01 M A r Worth County 4 Lodge No roo oi tM tm In- Northern Lodgi Ho 268 room on or jh Vl U on moon Don't forget us on il LACE We have them in large variety and at prices greatly below other 75 Ladies Spring to close regardless of cost Every one must go at some Buy the F P Corset Best fitting Corset on the market Only STYLE 930 IN CLOTHING We positively offer stronger ments to trade with us than any other firm in Northwood not only in superior quality style and make of the goods but in largest possible assortment and variety 50 Boys two-piece Suits at 75 Boys two-piece Suits cents ISO two-piece to Best line of odd Pants at Get our prices on Groceries and Flour i box 30 bars of Fairbanks standard Soap for 75 cents California yellow Peaches per ean 10 cents DOES THE WIFE THE nifty i To How concerned for the welfare of the dear bilby SKIM I my by N T CHRISTIANSON Original Originator of High-Grade Goods at Low-Grade Prices Worth County Index crack British regiment parades in De- troit under his first hour as ex- am by telling the ft th t f a in name and he considers a WOMEN AND THE BALLOT Masculine opposition to frage is by no means HO outspoken and LOOK So meet ill OJ in T -N -N No 209 A 0 U W MTX th K of P lo Odd DB invited Kendall Post No Ihv u U their In Odd J M Northwood Camp 2355 null UHE M of mouLU THE PAST WEEK Is the scene of further debate on the Cuban majority sentiment to be that it is time for the United States to interpose or take some action to prevent further shed Foraker up the Lome correspondence ing that the late secretary that the U S of A should intervene for the pacification of Cuba and that Spain rejected the proposition with marked emphasis It is also shown that the privation and misery the Cubans almost passes belief There is u very strong manifested that this country in the name of civilization and manity should ffo to the relief of our next-door neighbors who are Rendall Corps No 297 WOMEN'S RE IEF Northwood Bus and D WISTON MM Kort Tuesday The is on in the senate May it he The Presbyterian assembly decides not to sell its New York building Queen Vic cables her thanks to the assembly Er gracious majesty you Unow keeps the message the ten word limit Mass is ex- a season of anxiety such ai is rarely ever known except in towns the awful sea A fishing schooner half mast comes in from the banks with only three of her crew on board The other 10 men put in dories last Friday were swallowed up iu fof ruid their fate is unknown though it is believed they will turn up all later The Rio Grande levee EAST OF WILLIAMS GENERAL BICYCLE opens at the assembly grounds Eagle Lake Ind with whole tram loads of commissioners present Friday Morgan resolution for recognition of the of the Cuban insurgents passes the ate 41 to 14 The affirmative votes were cast by IS Republicans 19 crats and 4 Populists and the negative by 12 Republicans and 2 Allison Gear of Iowa opposed the resolution and the two Minnesota ators favored it on final house has a lively session bv bitter partisan debate I he bers unanimously pass the resolution appropriating for the relief of American citizens iu Cuba but will not consider ami pass the Morgan lution the Republicans it on the ground tUat President has undertaken important for securing the independence of Cuba md Congress should not embarrass him lu his efforts or seek to forestall his Associated Press gives out the of Minister De letter to See It is dated June 14 and is in reply to the Cleveland after to etc said oiler having been Ide early in the April previous It seems Spain was in no particular hurry but when she frot round to it she politely I kind of Cleveland Olney ct al mid says in diplomatic that she doesn't desire any help and would thank our Uncle Sam to keep at home So arc evidently All work done promptly and in a thorough workmanlike manner breaks it El Paso Texas and the flood is driving hundreds of families 10 the hills and has already swept 120 away At St May Campbell a variety actress hides iu a closet and her husband and Maud Devere plan an elopement Then May comes out and shoots her band through the and throat and slif wounds the lady in the case The elopement IK postponed to allow Mr C a quiet opportunity to It is stated that Great will abandon the concert of if the continued occupation of by Turkish troops is Rd The tariff badly disfigured still being buffeted about in the A farmer seven miles pom attempted to thaw out over the lire It hawed and the fanner his two nd his home have gone he village of Dexler near is learly wiped out by a fire which broke at midnight some busters on the other puddle too The The undersigned will do all of DRAYING promptly carefully and Satisfaction Wo also 1 C E to auy of town at lowest rates ANDERSON LUM of the minister of foreign boxes both oars of a and rever end senator and then Presbyterian has an interesting and does business Ex-President Hamsun Baptist Publication Society in at dni of the evil tn of pernicious by fur books and papers which ar pure anil strong Presbyterian Hocus A M w 4 i plead so eloquently for the silent but refining influence of the home wifely duties and the sacred obligations of etc as men their only legitimate The male bipeds who used to prate about women's place are mostly silent now while the sisters are the talking We have lately seen several accounts of ings conducted by charming whereat some Mrs Kerfoot has put her universal suffrage or i Kibosh has bemoaned the ency of woman to unsex which we agree in Chinking be deplorable these mi id the are to profess that they see much of promise in this female fact us to turn On 0110 US lint who U lo so we might go on through the whole category of nome of extremely crouh all of them selfish When women of today sat oa the benches a i school and studied history patriotism stirred us to proudly repeat that constitution and the De- of thinking in the trustfulness of that we had equal with our brothers to the heritage left by the But when womanhood dawned we learned the humiliating fact that there no declaration of independence for that the people of the United States does not include ua that we are simply lost iu the great political sea But we arc people and we are alto human beings and we believe that the correct interpretation of that grand old con- ma ken it our duty to aid in ts administration Let us consider some of the tions permitted by our If can shown that these conditions i for the mutual good we need not complain If on the other hand we a disregard for the best interests of a majority a that savors strongly of the big I and little U theory the unfairness becomes too parent for contradiction Look at the partnership between this government and the liquor traffic Rev Anna Shaw relates the went with a company of women in- to a saloon I said to the saloonkeeper Mr Murphy what can we do that we have not done to remove the He replied Ladies you should not be with me You should be ng with the other fellows in the I said Who arc the other He said Read ing to his license on the wall 1 sairi I see nobody's name ic said the United states of America Ain't that This state of Ain't that This city of Ain't that And Pat Murphy sure all in Now ir you want me to get out of this business the other Mp fellows out II the wives mothers and daughters had the ballot would this state of things Look at the countless ol rum sent annually to heathen lands from this government And we call ourselves Christian America Shame on the heads of buch a And on the voters who put them there Look at the stars and stripes floating from the tower of the Capitol at ington and then enter and behold our senators and bracing for mighty questions with bourbon sherry etc Land of the free Home of the What ery 1 Go to the campaign meetings 1 did last fall and hear our congressmen discuss Rold silver wool barley sheep yes but the most welfare of our sons and daughters Do not understand me that these gold silver etc should not receive at- tention But should not that which tha of all crimes also receive Would the wives drop this like hot coals in order to gain No we would tackle the and down him Give us a chance and you will bee Iu state laws also we find the same u s unfair discrimination Section 1515 that these sisters plans of opposition is in itself Art en- for when such women take the liberty of thinking at all there is a possibility that they may to the point of And so the warfare goes on within the feminine camp the male opponent smiles and is silent and most of the rest of us content ourselves thinking when women Usk for the ballot with any thing like unanimity they will get it p q but it will be time enough for ni to consider the question seriously when they so con- sider it themselves qf a wife means that which is ia her Buffalo Center will turn her July agle loose with a Evangelist is t on invitation of all the The camp of Modern Woodmen will the to Uic fourth of will the in The J Ingalls been Lo scream and services Banking trans- Drafts drawn on all the cities of Short time loans marte on time deposits Ditto the tist in session at Pittsburg Sen big furnace ut Pa lets with fatal Thirty arc more or crushed and burned The pood news comes from the bast the armistice i to he prolonged It U further assorted nnt Pasha to treat with direct as According to the powers are not in informs Spain that the rights lives or Chinese subjects in Culm must be respected Good for the i country Victoria's birthday anniversary is ob- receive prompt jj tiou ami ade on dity oi Deposit Boxes to Rent dominions general Assembly a tribute of Christian to tlie dueen sion of the U 3 department a The salary uf the Center putt master been to pei Lo begin July 1st This is a good showing for four year old town and the bright for the Rather than not periodically get mi me In the papers would an infant cyclone to strike it Th paragraph about it is of the ex traction of a lou and a half head from one of its streets The street commissioner when h tackled it had no idea he was taking a army contract for the stone ed only a few inches Oelwein street must be like some of her other rather rocky During the months ville will provide Saturday ments in the form of baloon sions sports horse racing and music to attract trade to the town from the surrounding country The first ascension was attempted last and came The swinging ropes from the parachute caught on the guy ropes of the tail poles used to support the and the was jerked froin his perch aort fell thirty feet lighting on back An extensive advertising of Helling market would be Justus imate 1 draw the and trot method to our way of name separate from her otherwise she no crte No matter what wife At her marriage her own not her own unless she has it recorded as of promise and even theu is not tod to list it for taxation her and discuss husband is crazy What wisdom only are we classed with Indians and insane but are further to marry law When the husband is imprisoned for life the wife Khali be entitled to the immediat possession of all her real estate m ikj manner as if her husband were dead Now sisters his might have read When the husband in imprisoned to life the wife's property be used u carpet his cell and provide other lux her husband we we should be thankful for small fa vors and at the same time look fo larger ones i so to the question Docs th held a ffl th we But she it for no selfish is no clamor for rights desire to domineer Only a MANLY MUSINGS Sam Huber at home Manly will surely celebrate the 4th his year John Wick of wen again c our streets K P McKercher came home from iolan Monday Mrs I Cerney in very sick at the resent N Grant made one of hts trips onie over Sunday The editor of the Pilot t home over Sunday Joe of Fertile with E- family There is a new barber shop in town nd it is a good one too V E is busy the crops He is a rustler Met Gordon of Plymouth wan Been u our one day List week A H Cobeen and visited icl ives out in the country Sunday Mr and wifeof C relatives west of Mr Rlake the contractor for the new at Rockwell Dr Jones went to Fertile this week do home dental work at that place We understand that our home office ill be under new management pretty a number of people from came over to see the ball It was a pretty cold day Sunday to sh for bull heads but a few did it tcr all We have had Home pretty cold eather lately for our seed corn being poor thin year The farmers are all replanting TH around here It seems that last seed corn no good Mru John Dostal of Spill ville aughter of John Kuchar ia here siting her parents and relatives There a good ball game half mile of town Sunday between ur home team and the show team The work on the new is along very nicely and the will soon have a coat of paint The old gentleman Hill who of town is seriously ill r Oniel Of Kensett ia attending the se Uncle Tom's Cabin is a good little low and was largely by ir thrifty citizens last Saturday en ing Peter who was a resident this place some years ago was g hands with old friends one day si week M Bozic is going to have a new ont put in his meat market which ill improve it considerably Martin a rustler Why not start a band here? hat is just what the town needs and ere are plenty of young men ant to blow a horn Dr Sanders waa at Northwood and brought back his nd Jennie who were visiting their arents at that place Sanders is the possessor of a fine jam that was purchased from James utton who lives near Plymouth T says they are just daisies Why not the Fourth here? We had a good celebration two and there is no reason why we ould not have a good our this year Northwood and Manly played ball ere Saturday and what do you Northwood got beat Score tood 10 to 15 favor of our home team Al Beaver is now seen again on the after taking a lay off ng to a fracture he received a short me ago Now be careful Al and wrestle any Manly haw a new orchestra started nd wait till you hear the of sweet strains of music from the ew and then we can boast f a goort home talent orchestra Herman Callow had a rather fast de Sunday from the creamery to the tock His flying team became Tightened and ran with him through street at a rapid rate Ask Herman many telephone posts there are rom town to the creamery The sound at DCS yesterday o discuss plans for the coming year's They are not to lock with the this year nor to apologise for what they consider to lilt who urc in the wrong Thy points a moral ud adorns a talc in this The reports that a of are now ng orders among the farmers of that Probably they had j Baking through the columns of the and found there were no cery in made t a good to solicit orders We nut ice the advises people to buy their groceries at home but presume this refers to towns that have grocery stores If there U a grocery in that town owners thereof are mighty careful not to let the public it through the columns of the press persistent plea for tho opportunities o The fear In her heart is not o action but of lily unfulfilled Her desire to aid i making the world better and to haste of Christ's kingdom where in is no distinction of sex neither bond nor male no one in Christ Jesus Wir of Republican opposition t the of Gov Drake In have of none that bas itself u better man Memorial Day close at hand Tt h the one holiday which U distinctively American Falling on the Sabbath as this year it will be generally observed upon that day and there should be nothing its rightful observance for it is a veritable Year by year its observances take on a more aspect as we think how our soldiers arc ing Over to eternal surely the fading line of Blue is Of the old soldiers who marches in last year's processions now ing that sleep from which no reveille and this year their surviving will lay on their graves Next year a like number will have sought and found the bivouac of the We are all marching to our j graves yet how little we realize it How little we truly realize that Death is thinning the lines of the Nation's defenders almost as rapidly us in those woeful lays from to Salute the as they pasa once riore in mournful review for of them lies that wears and n political and in it cites the mayor uf who was struck lu the ey in u hand to hand in tl of week and knocked h bicycle in the last of the week and his political ambitions to be knocked into the middle next week some day by and b WHITE KID SLIPPERS RED TAN AND BLACK SHOES Lace and Button Prices and Women's Slippers Tan Red and Black Prices Summer Corsets Misses and Children's Slippers Black Red and Tan Men's Shoes Best Shoe in City PRICE IT PAYS TO ORTH County Farmers who are in arrears with this paper can secure THE INDEX and THE IOWA HOMESTEAD and the Homestead's Monthly Farmers Institute Edition all to January i 1 898 by simply paying their subscription K A A la somewhat Rev O O Wold is n Slater this week Mr and Mrs W G Winter spent in Mason City N 15 Fjeld and J J a rip to Forest City Wm Rhodes was transacting ness in Ml Valley Thursday Mr J father mother of Slanly called to see him Tuesday n J Booth business in LaUe Mills the first part of this week Sheriff Heiny and Mr Phillips of Northwood were in Fertile Saturday Mrs Frank and Miss Katie rere Mason City visitors Wednesday P O Koto of Forest City iig hands with Fertile friends day Ed Paulson of Kensett has been relatives here for the past few days Mrs and two daughters are at home Dr and Mrs Phillips H Paulson I Thompson A id K Vannote are celebrating today in Mason Master of Lake is enjoying a visit with Mr and Mrs Ben Crowel The Luther League win hold an supper at the home of Mr and Mrs G K Daley Saturday evening June 5th Joseph Walender of is fish by the day in Lime Creek He is stopping with his friends Mr and Mrs Dostal Mr and Mrs V and the urins after spending a few days with Mr and Mrs Dostal have to their home in George inC a trip oil his bicycle to Cedar Falls Friday to see his sister Mitta Gertie who is attending the Cedar Falls State was n day at the creamery in Fertile Including the Ml to that date All know The Index price most Iowa farmers know the HOMESTEAD price per yean The Farm Institute Edition is easily the equal of any monthly agricultural and superior to most The three papers till January i 1898 for the subscription price of the INDEX alone and each of the three papers is well worth the price of admission Now is the time to pay up actual Worth county farmers who pay for THE INDEX one year in advance will also receive The Homestead and its Farm Institute Edition un- X til January i 1898 NOW IS THE TIME TO SUBSCRIBE liOLfllf BATCHKS Some of the fanners have replant corn Seed is a tiling tli year S E Huher has buying sever carloads grain ami shipping it o last The C v G K R is making here up so thai can load Almost too Uie ice on last nigh but ihc circumstances it was a success The church Sunday of ire a permanent Valley skimming station there were oof pounds of milk delivered to the Fertile creamery This looks like ter times Mrs M J Cartricht gave her son Verne a surprise Tuesday night It was his 11th birthday His mother had invited all his playmates to conic and spend the evening with Verne It was a very happy occasion for the tic folks Thompson Bros store by two unknown Sunday invaded Cnici und THE IOWA HOMESTEAD WEEKLY AGRICULTURAL JOURNAL EASILY IN THE LEAD AS THE BEST AND MOST RELIABLE THE WEST ITS SPECIAL FARMERS INSTITUTE EDITIONS ro monthly and are made up of the PRACTICAL EXPERIENCES DD IOWA FARMERS upon timely and a hit In agricultural and are subscriber r II 11 A a- i Couci J B ArnoU Bros C M and mam Pros sample coplos of the Regular or oC the Special Institute Edition or both upon cation to this or by postal card to the HOMESTEAD CO DES IA How T pulled out the of the creek Another day after for hours without visible results Roc an oil ber and while Mr called placed a line on the barber s hook and threw the Ush back into the The barber and soon out the fish He is now the happiest man in town am the cash WIM Inker from the store it If TOU put your far to the ground you is to whut There were only cents ill the register NO of ire a are attended wl The social of Bol.ni society is Miss Of life ire Heaven that to them and to all never pass arc growing older their by of the niKi the children pay for it all p G wife and son attended church in on Mr K pleasure changes at tins place notice in work on not us well We pest that all persons observe the holy day in a proper manner and then we may enjoy the gifts of our Make Mrs Tom T the and a distinct sound of wedding bells Merchant A Anderson has and improved his store building Peterson Ditto We hear that P P intends to N L JORDL HARNESS SLEIGH BELLS WHIPS LAP ROBES and everything in the line M low u where
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