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Adams County Free Press (Newspaper) - April 5, 1900, Corning, Iowa All Home Print Corning Adams County An Easter Lorna and ssynonomous with good appearance correct shades andtgood wear to the pat rous of bur Kid Glove dept will be more popular than ever by Easter We now have these Hwo popular brands in all pos sible shades and sizes As we have before stat ed we think they are without a doubt the best Ladies Kid Gloves offer ed at the price in Iowa Each pair fitted ice in Iowa With each pair of Lorua or Service Gloves sold be tween now aud Easter we give a beautiful souvenir 4 dozen Ladies Kid garnets grays tans and browns sizes to made to sell at SI but running light in weight just the thing for early Easter Sale price good until April 15per pair A Corset Offering OF SPECIAL INTEREST 3 dozen Aurora Belle Corsets white and Corsets in small sizes and Feather bones in the large worth 50c and close price good until April 15 each MEET ME THERE PISHERS 35c BICYCLE SUNDRIES this people are giving proper attention to their eyes Many are wearingglasses more need them We are equipped for fittingthem scientifically and guaran tee our work in every respect Below are the names of a few that we have fitted Mr and Mrs J W Alexander Mr and W Andrews Hon F M Davis Miss Fannie Cole J L Snavely F II Griggs D T Embre Hayes Mr and Mrs Geo Metz Briscoe F L Gundy Iveyville Guy Kenyon Brooks Calom Robinson jr Brooks Miss Eda Day Iloyt Miss Addie Johnston Mt Etna Miss Mamie Rawlins Prescotc Mrs G M Boles ireacott Miss Cora Weetman Quincy Ankeny 6Garmictiael W B Ankeny Optician PERSONAL MENTM I County Clerk Stanley was in Prescott Tuesday John David made a short trip to Oma ha Monday R H McCahan of Grant township was in town Friday Dr P L Stanley of Nodaway was a Corning visitor Tuesday Mrs Albert Cline of Prescott visited Friday with Mrs PP Gay Rev Mr Diltzrgturned Monday from his visit in TSTeb Miss Lille Connor visited friends at Villisca during the vacation Mrs Lizzie Bothell of Prescott was in Corning Friday on business B F Waltman ofUnion township was in Corning Saturday on business Miss Jessie Brown visited friends in Nodaway during the vacation week Amos Paullin of Milford spent last week with his brother John Paullin Master Malvern Van Houten of Pres cott Sundayed with relatives in Corning A J Moore and little ones visit ed in Villisca the latter part of last week Haldane Fisher is able to be at work again after his severe attack of tonsi litis Len Allen and wife spent Sunday with the family of John bauuders near String town Miss Jane Boo of Nodaway spent a few days visiting friends in Corning last week B L Hoyt postmaster of Hoyt and a prominent republican was ia Corning Friday W H Marsh a prominent farmer liv ing uear Nodaway was in Cornicg on Tuesday a Mrs Will Bohanan of Carl township spent last week with Mr and Mrs Ar thur McAuley Miss Mayme Rundlett entertained a small company of friends at her home Friday evening Mro J L Clark and daughter of Hep burn are here for a visit with her father A R Purdum Miss Lulu Wood who is assisting Mrs Adda Downing spent Sunday with her parents at Brooks Mrs Elizabeth Colnaun visited her daughter Mrs Frank Kiigore in Union township Sunday Master Hayden Hutchison spent the PUBLIC SALE At my farm onehalf mile southeast of Corning Saturday April 7th COMMENCING AT I OCLOCK 30 HEAD OF 15 head of work horses weighingfrom 1200 to 1500 pounds 10 western horses 5 head of ponies 30 HEAD OF of good two three and fouryearold springers also cows with calves by their sides 20 head of feeders 20 HEAD OF BROOD is a fine bunch of Pol and China sows bred to red boais and due to farrow in May years time on bankable paper drawino6 per cent interest from date 2 per cent off for F M WIDNER in JaspeY township WM Scott and wife have broken up gusekeeping and at present are board jg at the dormitory Miss Margaret Ballantyne came home from Chicago this week She has been away several months Misses Emma Gill anil Emma Crewd son and Frank Russell spent Sunday with friends at Iveyvillo Mrs Mary E Russell returned from Prescott Friday where sho had spent tho week with relatives Sadie and Carl Lyons returned Satur day from Cromwell where they had spent their vacation week Mrs James Kegin of Mary villaMo came Friday for a weeks visit with bar sister Mrs H E Christie Mr and Mrs C E Okay went to Bed ford Monday afternoon for a short stay returning the following day Miss Carrie Heizer came home from Des Moines Wednesday where she has been visiting for three weeks Miss Winnie Newton and Dix R New ton came up from Brooks Monday for short visit with Corning friends Henry Hogenkamp one of the solid farmers of Union township was in the county seat Friday oa business Mr and Mrs A S McAuley returned from Albia Thursday where they havo been visiting for a couple of weeks W 1C Shelton who has been confined indoors the past three months is now able to be out a short time each day Andrew Showman of Orchard Neb a former resident of this county has been in Corning on business for a few days Mrs I Van Wagenen loft Tuesday for Wayland having been summoned by news of the illness of her sister Mrs Ed Wol fe Miss Mary Ballantyne returned to Omaha Saturday after a pleasant visit with her brother A R Ballantyne and family Miss Flora Shuman of Brooks visited Miss BerthaChapman several day dur ing tho past week returning homo on Monday Mrs S C Burlingim of Omnha re turned to her home Sunday after a pleasant visit with her sister Mrs W A Walters Miss Nolle Applegate who is employed at The Overflow returned Saturday from Greenfield whoro she has been visiting at her home S W McConkay returned Saturday evening from Massona where he was employed en some of tho brick buildinps which are being erected Mrs A R Madison and daughter Jessie who have been visiting at various points in Kansas for a couple of wooks returned home yesterday Thursday April 5 1900 Vol XXX No 14 Delicious Hot Biscuit are made with Royal Baking Pow der and are the most appetizing healthful and nutritious of foods Hot biscuit made with impure and adulterated baking powder are neither appetizing nor wholesome It all depends upon the bak ing powder Take every care to have your biscuit made with Royal which is a pure cream of tartar baking pow deiyif you would avoid indigestion ROYAU BAKING POWDER CO NEW YORK George Lents of Black well Okla who several years ago resided with his par in Carl township is visiting friends J Rov J H Sienert went to Des Moines Wednesday to attend the Evangelical Association conference of Iowa He will return Monday Mrs was called from Brunswick Neb Tuesday by the seri ous illness of her mother Mrs Muns Anderson of Corning Mrs John West of Villisca visited her parents Mr and Mrs G G Williams a few days last week She went from here to Omaha where she will spend a few weeks Mr and Mrs Blewett returned to their home in Le Mars Iowa Monday after a pleasant visit with their daugh ter Mrs Jos Beaumont aud family south of Corning Rev G A Bryant went to Des Moines Tuesday noon and will return Thursday bringing with him Mrs Bryant and his little son They will occupy the Walters house on Sixth street Mrs A C Conaways mother Mrs L E Pierce who has been spending the winter here went to Los Angeles Cal last week where she expects to re side the coming summer Miss Jessie Ankeny visited at her home near Prescott during the week of vacation On her return Sunday she was accompanied by her sister Blanche who will also attend school here Miss Ethel Gillet wont to Red Oak last week to play for the Williams meet ings She will return Saturday to be in readinesss for her school near Carl which begins the following Monday Mrs Myra Scott of Decatur 111 after an absence of four years came Thurs day to visit a few weeks with her par ents Mr and Mrs W C Wood of Brooks and friends in this vicinity John Darrah a young business man of Ghariton and Samuel Darrah super intendent of the public schools of Leon wore here a few days last week with their parents Mr and Mrs Darrah Mesdames Thompson Allison and Rex and Miss May Carlitch of Crcston at tended the art institute in this city Sat urday An informal reception was ten dered to them at Mrs H M Townors Dr and Mrs T D Ewing returned Saturday from their tiip through the south They had a delightful time But say that tho season was so backward that they were somewhat disappointed in the sijcny south Ed C Russell of The Freo Press is moving into tho A JParkor house on Nod away street this week He and Mrs Russell have been boarding since their arrival in Corning and the change will no doubt bo a pleasing OQO Mrs J M Fife and children returned Saturday from Oklahoma whoro they had been for several months Mr Fife who contemplated going to Oklahoma to live has dncidod to remain in Adams county and tho friends of tho family will bo glad to learo this Mrs W F Hall Ellsworth and Wyc koff Hall and Mrs A B Shaw panied the remains of Wv F Hall to this citj yesterday D P Hogan cashier of the Massena Savings Bank and a former Corning boy was in town Saturday and Sunday A E Okey of this city is president of the Massena bank whose report shows it to be in a flourishing condition C F Andrews and D D Boham went to Corning Mo last week on a hunting trip They returned Saturday night with twentyfive or thirty ducks They had fair shooting and some good fishing having made a fine catch of bass Rev A K Myattway and wife left Monday for Omaha wherethev will make their future home Mr Myattway expects to start on a lecture tourat once and will deliver lectures on Burmah besides different subjects connected with his native state Wm T Carmichael and his mother Mrs A R Carmichael who have been visiting their brother and son Ed Car in this city went to Galesburg III Monday morning where they will visit for some time before returning to their home in Red Oak W B Boal came Saturday to join his wife who has been here for several weeks caring for her sister Miss Jennie Simons who has been ill He returned to his home at Council Bluffs Sunday accompanied by their son Mrs Beal followed on Monday Miss Luella Solidaj completed a two years course at the Clarkson hospital in Omaha for trained last week and upon roeieving her diploma came hqme for a well earned rest Upon her return to Omaha Wednesday her parents Mr and Mrs R S Soliday accompanied her for an extended visit Mrs N J Harroun who has been with her daughter Mrs M Welliver in Car township is here for a few days She will leave the first of the week for a visit with relatives at Des Moines Fort Dodge and Mason City and will then proceed to points in Minnesota Al though nearly eighty years of ago Mrs Harroun enjoys traveling M Darrah whose intention of remov ing to his farm west of town we men tioned last week has changed his mind and will make his home at Chariton in the future His household goods have already boon shipped and Mrs Darrah loft yesterday Mr Darrah may be de tained a day or two by some business matters Tho permanent departure of this excellent family will be regretted by many friends as during the long resi dence of its members in this county they have been universally esteemed Mr and Mrs Darrah havo throe sons at Chariton and it was in response to tho pleadings of those that they decided to make tho change A Carload of Wagons and Buggies Mack Bros the hustling implement dealers were unloading a carload of the famoua Studebaker wagons and buggies yesterday They have had a great sale on these goods on account of their many good qualities F P Fowler who has havtJ a place thatcan in the larger cities A visitto iihepIaW will convince anyone that hisclaiin 18 justiQed and it is remarkably neat clean uptodate The been painted inside and out and tasMy papered and decorated The flinch counter is furnished with stools private tables with nice linen and table ware are provided and thing is new and clean Mr Fowfer has reason to be proud of his short or der place and will no doubt enjoy a good patronage Why Womenare Nervous British Medical Nows The frequent cases of nervous pros tration or utter collapse of the nervous system under which women go all to pieces as the saying is have caused much thought and investigation on the part of physicians Certain inorganic substances are well known to cause various forms of ner vous diseases which are readily traced to the poisons producing them Fur ther research leads to the belief that alum is a prevailing cause of socalled nervous prostration for the symptoms it produces on the nervous system after its absorption into the blood are very remarkable indeed Experiments Reliable Footwear Here physiologically made upon animals Ortila Professors Haas Mayer Paul Seim and others show that alum fre quently produces no visible symptoms for many days after its introduction in to the body Then follow loss of appe tite and other alimentary disturbances and finally a serious prostration of the whole nervous system The most prominent physicians now believe that nervous prostration and many affec tions of the nerves from which both men and women suiter are caused by the continued absorption of alum into the system It is probable that manymedical men are unaware of the extent to which salts of alumina may be introduced in to the body being under theimpression that the use of alum in bread is pro Ihibited Alum however is still used surreptitiously to some extent to whiten bread and very largely in making cheap kinds of baking powder In families where baking powder is generally used great care should be exercised to pro cure only those brands made from cream of tartar Tho alum baking powders may generally be distinguished by the lower price at which they are sold Notice It has come to our knowledge that butter of an inferior quality is being sold in Corning purporting to be of our make therefore we hereby give notice that all butter sold by us for home trade will be in 1pound printr with our brand Sands Brand stamp in the butter and printed on the WM per None other is genuine f The above butter can be had of I JI Hill and S E Kenyon if ELGIN CNEAJIERY j i Special Val t VI 150 200 250 f l ver ;