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Albert Lea Freeborn County Times (Newspaper) - July 9, 1897, Albert Lea, Minnesota O free Bor x county times july 18i�7. Hurd amp sons Glass Ware and crockery Fine China Flower rots All styles. Bring in j our and we will give you groceries crockery and dry goods in Exchange for them. Hurd amp sons. Hellie hardware co. Arts the sole agents in this City for. P. P. Stewarts stoves and ranges. These Are the Best in the Market. We also bandh All Hinds of general hardware. Tin work Aud repairing done on Short notice at Low prices. Hellie hardware co. Railway time tallies at Albert Lea Minn. C. Al. St St. I. Railway. Zuiko Kast. To. 22 for Chicago. Maims City and St. I Antu a a a a a a a a a a a a to 3,5 a m no. 4 for to Hio afo front Ami coun Cli Bluff. To. D4 Fri Trtat for a Tler. No 7, pre i at to i for Auw Tiu. Ooi no West. No. In for woo i Moo met Sioux City wad . 23 for Mankato and Jackpot. No. Is freight for Law Knoll u. A freight for Jack of. No. 75 freight for we. A 111 a m h is p m la in a a h in a m 4 25 p in #.30 a in v 1v i p in 5 45 a in no. A doily. A other train Dally except in i hair car to Chicago and Ottumwa and Pullman it per from on ii my a to wan a Cit and St. . No i Halry Para from Austin to Chicago Peoria and St. Logitu. For information a to rate and ticket apply to k la Vaulry agent. B., R St n. Railway. Tub Cedar a tit1 hot and a Khi Vieu tire or Thain. Time table at Albert Lea in effect May 23, if Akhiok Muino no him in Huger no i it. Use Tiger no. 5 weight no. 7 a. Eight no. Of weight no. La a. Lea be a oink Holth. Eager Avenger no. 6 a eight no. A Beight no. In a. Eight no. 12 a a a a a a a. I daily. B Dally except Munday. Freight train How ii above w ill carry pager Only when i a video with ticket. A thousands go to Toronto met week tuesday to attend the third International conference of the Epworth leagues of the world. The finest program methodist Ever prepared is to be rendered. Hundreds will visit Niagara fall and the trip can be made at a very Low Cost. A Low rate for the round trip is offered by the a a Cedar rapids route and full particulars May be obtained from any ii., Ii. So n. Ticket agent or by addressing j. Morton g. I a t. A. Cedar rapids Iowa excursion rates to Clear Lake Iowa. I is p Iii a <>5 a m ,i2 l>5 p in. S 15 in. In 15 p w2 35 p m. It -55 i Iii to p in s tit it to att 5 u6 it in m. St St. I railway no. 2 wit pc. No. 4 Tori pc. No. 5 writ. No. I Dep trl. No. 8 a depart. A. A a a no. 5 depart. No. 34 Arric it fright. No. 38 depart to freight. 1 .50 p in v my p in in 45 p in 2 so p in 4 am a in 5 15 a in s 50 p in it u5 a m tout 1x1 Duk Thain no. I arrive. T la p m no. 5 arrive. 5 02 a in no 4. Arrive freight a a i 45 p in no. 2 lie parti .2 to pm it it. 5 depart. It of p in no 4i depart freight do a in train a 0 and tidally All other daily exempt sunday. Tram i and 2have Pullman a plug car two Ween i Iti Cago Aud Cedar rapid. Mid a vet Thule chair car Between Albert Lea and Chicago \ la we a Liberty. Aud train 5 and 5 in mini to. Lec Piug car Between St. Paul. I Louis and a Chicago information regarding route rate tick i Etc Quot ill is Furm hed i Pun application to j. W. Kin by. Agent. Thu maw Kulm at Albert Lea 12 july a 1807 wheal. Barley. A Al. Corn. K a four be Iper cwt. Bran tier ton. Short per ton. Pork. Beef., sheep Mutton. Lamb. Calve veal. Check eur. Live it. Turkey it live. Butler. Egg. Basswood. Oak. Maple. Soft Coal 11 Iii hoi it. Huh Coal Hocking Valley Wool. Or av4 to i ail id. I it a. 2dal #2 Al #7.00 an of 2 not 42.75 #2.ima�3 00 42 re ,#3 ii 44 o 43 no ,48 v .05 it .1%, 12 d #4.50 5 50 90.ni 4-4.50 #5. In Iff Durr to when All else fails to cure Gaz let a headache capsules give Quick Relief. Try them. Ella Hanson and nettle Eves of Are prepared to do dressmaking and other sewing Over u. A. Bauges residence of College Street of. Let your wife a Box of Hazlet a headache capsules. Do not have her suffering with a headache. Fresh broken crackers cheap at the Cracker factory. Of rare hit cigars it messengers. Commencing May to. And continuing till sept. 30, the M. Do St. P. By. Will be 11 excursion ticket to Clear Lake la. At one Ami one third fare for the round trip with time limit of 3 1 Day. Clear Lake is one of the most attract Ive summer resorts in the Northwest for information fall on ticket agent c., m. A St. In. Kyj. Low rates. The line quoting lowest rates and Best service to All Points North East South and West is the M. Do St. P. By. This Liue runs reclining chair cars on All Day trains and Pullman sleepers on night trains making direct connections for All principal Points in United states Ami Canada. Special Low rates Are offered every other week commencing april Lith to Homes enters Anil tourist. Before purchasing ticket cull on local agent of M. A Al p. By. Or address do. Ii. Ii fax fond to. P. A t. A. Chicago. Iii. An Ideal summer trip. To Toronto tile Canadian City of scholarship the a Queen City of tile . The greatest universities of the Dominion Are located there As Well a one of the largest auditoriums on the continent. Thousands Are now preparing to visit this Famou City. On j Illy 15-1 s a the c Edar rapids route will offer a one fare Rute for the round trip and full particulars can by obtained from any h. C. Ii. A n. Agent or by addressing Ltd Morton cd p. A t. A., cellar rapids Iowa. Fob Sale a Good la Cornet. High am manufacture. Inquire of the a Kun co. Fob Sai a Carload of shelled Corn. A. M. Ill Hurt. Live agents wanted it once to sell the automatic Drain and seed separa tor. Rig Money to right parties. Address with stamp to Paul a. Tomcheck Wells Minn Money to loan of real estate Security. Of Western Mutual fire ins. Co. We will have cakes and crackers fresh from the oven Dally delivered to the merchants. Albert Lea Cracker a Candy co. The Albert Lea hardware co. Leads in plumbing. A Good Many jobs have already been finished and a Good Many have also been contracted for. They have also secured a first class plumber who comes very highly recommended from one of the largest plumbing manufacturers in Minneapolis. For Good work and reasonable prices Call and see them. Of Huy Brick cheese at the Empire. John Loomis is building anew Well lug House on his farm in Bancroft. S. Strauss who has been confined to the House the past week is feeling much better to Dav. Wells advocate mrs. Of. F. Brushoff of Albert Lea visited in town the latter part of lat week. M is m. E. Stern and daughter went to i Lear Lake la., wednesday where they will remain a week or More. Earnest Brown of the Home a dangerous runaway. Miss Jessie and Mankato Are visiting at their Ancle l k. Thayer in this City yesterday was the hottest Day we have had this summer the thermometer registering i i degrees in the Shade judge Why took arid w. E. Todd left yesterday for Colfax Springs la. Where they expect to remain about ten Days. Cole younger a statement concerning the raid on the Northfield Bank in tin fall of 176, is Given on Page seven of this Issue. Peter quam of Hayward was adjudged insane by judge Blackmer tuesday and was taken to Rochester by Deputy sheriff Ellie son. A. F. Hostel w. A. Morin t. A Vandegrift Anil or. Blackmer started out in a two seated Rig this morning on beet inspecting tour. Marriage licences were issued As Fol Low during the past week Sophus f Peterson 30 Anil Margarette Larsen to James j. Anderson 15 and Christie m. Olson 43 Andrew Hoe 33 and Marie Smebye 23 Axel Hanson 22 and Mary Knutson 31 Theodore Hingham 24 Ami Bessie Ellen tulle 23. Miss Adine Folsom has again visited the twin cities where she has looked up the summer styles in order to trim the thousands of hats for mrs. Stage s Dollar hat Salt which Are to be All of the latest styles. This Sale will continue every Day for six weeks. Children a Tiue hats. 50 cts. Miss Mary Kroessin. Of Darmstadt. Tue rengen Germany surprised her brother Louis Kroessin of this City last week. Or. Kroessin had not seen his sister since she was a Young girl and her arrival was entirely unexpected. Miss Kroessin will remain in Albert Lea several weeks. Sheriff Mitchell of Albert Lea visited tuesday with his Cousin Jess fed Lett a mrs. C. J. Cronin entertained her father and brother j. In Converse and son of Albert Lea for several Days last misses Mitchell of Albert Lea Are visiting relatives in this Advance. During the storm wednesday morning lightning struck the wire by which tile Windmill at the Rushfeldt Brickyard is adjusted and following the wire Down to the handle near the ground the charge passed to Hie Frame of the Windmill splintering one of the uprights and badly damaging the gutters. The heavy rain storm of wednesday morning did considerable damage in some localities. At Waterville a Poi Hon of the m. Jest. L. Track was swept away Ami traffic Over this line was brought to a stand still. No trains left Allier Lea for the North wednesday until 2 30p. Rn., and the Minneapolis and St. Paul trains did not arrive till late in the evening number six reaching Here about Midnight during the night freight no. 98 went through a Bridge near new Prague and since then the trains Between Albert Lea Aud the a twin cities have been obliged to go by Way of the Northwestern from Waseca. The Asleson building at the Corner of Newton and main streets which will he occupied by or. And mrs. W. La. Marsh As a boarding House is about completed and will la furnished during the next two weeks. It is a Large two Story Brick building Arni is arranged especially for boarding House purposes. The ground door consists of u parlor sitting room office a spacious Diu us room Kitchen pantry and live bed rooms. On the second door Are fifteen sleeping apart merits and a hath room. The building has sewer connections is wired for electric lighting and will be heated by a Furnace. It was erected at a Cost of $4, us. Church announcements. Universalist Church. Rev. In Rich arson pastor. Sunday morning july id subject a sorrow and or. Staff Ord presiding elder for the Mankato District will till the pulpit at at the m e. Church sunday morning. C Hristian science services next sunday morning at u 30. Subject a Paul and Silas aet at Liberty through the Power of experience meeting Friday evening at 7 45. All invited. But fortunately no one was seriously injured. About four of clock sunday afternoon a or. Hun Toon and her two Little daughters were on their Way around Fountain Lake drive they met near the Creamery three teams driving abreast. Mrs. Ii unto on turned out giving almost the entire Road but the Drivers of the three teams paid no attention to her Ami apparently made no Effort to turn out. One of the rigs struck the left front wheel of or. Hun Toons buggy tearing out All the the spokes and the horse became frightened and ran away. Fortunately the buggy struck a Post a Short distance away and the occupants were thrown out but or. Huntoon who Clung to the lines was dragged thirty feet or More through the mud before the horse could be stopped by ii. E. Kochu Liecht who had witnessed the Accident. Mrs. Huntoon was badly shaken up and considerably bruised but the children fared better. Or. Schuknecht took the horse Home and informed ii. A. Morgan of what had happened. Or. Morgan at once hitched up and drove out after mrs. Huntoon and the children. As soon As he had brought them safely Home he started after the Meu who had caused the Accident. After running into mrs. Huntoon they did not even Slack their Speed but continued around the drive in the same reckless fashion. Later they had been seen to go North on the Geneva Road and or. Morgan accompanied by chief Chamberlain started in Pursuit. They overtook two of the teams near the poor farm and passing them turned about and met the men. At first the denied knowing anything about the affair but were soon cornered. Having identified the men or. Morgan Aud chief Chamberlain returned to town. Wednesday morning sheriff Mitchell arrested John in Vav Sou. Of Riceland who it is claimed ran into mrs. Huntoon a buggy. Ingvar on was brought before Justice Stacy where he pleaded not guilty Aud i trial was set Foi july 15. It was a very narrow escape for or. Huntoon Ami the children in fact it seems almost miraculous that they were not killed or seriously injured. For those who caused the Accident there seems to be no possible excuse and the prevailing sentiment is that they should be prosecuted to the full extent of the Law. Town talk the Price of Ila let a headache capsules is 33c. Do not pay More. Hot or cold drinks at Sawyer s. Albert Lea bindery and Blank Hook manufactory. Times printing office ice Cream and Cool drinks at Sawyers. Remember we guarantee All our work and we will be Here in the years to come. Albert Lea bindery times office and Blank Book my. Fancy glassware and crockery lowest Price Best Quality at the Empire. Farmers will remember the Farmers live Stock Union snip every monday we furnish the Best meal lunch ice Cream or soda for the Money in Albert Lea at the Leader restaurant. Call for the proof. Of. Do not wait until you get a rousing headache but buy Hazle s headache capsules now. Jet a new lease of life by taking Rocky Mountain Tea. All grocer receive fresh crackers from the factory daily. Take no worthless imitations the genuine Rocky Mountain Tea. Get the times has something new in the Way of fancy stationery. Mrs. C. E. Richardson has opened an ice Cream Purl or opposite the National hotel and kindly solicits a share of the Public s patronage. Best of ice Cream and cake served. Of we have Hail several complaints about crackers not being Crisp enough. Do not blame us nor the crackers As this hot muggy weather will effect the Best Cracker made. Just put the crackers on a pan Ami heat in the oven and they will be delicious. Lea Cracker be. Candy co prominent and Well known people use Hazlet a headache capsules and recommend them to you. Have you tried a package of those Snow flakes. Try a package. Fresh roasted Coffee 15 cents per Pound at the Empire grocery. Billon jars 5 cents at the Empire. Cherry phosphate to cents a bottle at the Empire. Of you buy a bottle of grape tonic of your druggist Ami Are not satisfied with the taste or results your Money will be refunded by writing to j. Ii. Cool Owatonna. Questions what is the most delicious Spring Medicine you Ever tasted answer cools grape tonic. Sold by All druggists. We retail and wholesale ice Cream every Day. Watch for the White Wagon. All orders will receive prompt attention. Of Rev wolds amp . For rent. Inquire at times room office. _ Best meal for the Money at messengers. Nothing better nothing half so Good As Rocky Mountain Tea. Thousands say so. Inquire for our new iced Coco Honey cakes made from pure strained Honey. Albert Lea Cracker be Candy co. The Public aroused during the past week. Crowds of people called at the Briggs drug company a store to get free samples of or. Hobbs spara6us kidney pills. Hundreds now testing the remedy in this Vicinity. Now for results. An intense interest was created in this Vicinity by the announcement in lat weeks is be that a free package of or. Hobbs Sparagno kidney pals would be Given away to any person who would Call Ami ask for it at the Briggs drug company store. This interest a by the unexpectedly numerous Calls made at the above store. Many of toe Cader who Are sufferers from kidney complaints expressed their abolishment at the offer to make in charge for the samples. Heretofore the practice of Medicine proprietor i to require pay in Advance and let the afflicted take the Chance of cure. The proprietors of or. Hobbs up Tragus kidney pills Are reversing Thi practice pilfering to exercise the Golden Rule of a doing to others a they would be done they believe because it has been demonstrated in every instance Tuat if those affected with kidney troubles once try the a pills they will be convinced of their great Merit and get Well by their use. For this reason they made arrangements with the Briggs drug company. To freely distribute a Many Sample boxes a should vie called for. During the last seven Days. Everyone who asked for a Box was Given it free of charge. Some of those calling for packages have expressed themselves a follows a the lie Nee of Medicine a certainly advanced when the proprietor of a remedy can take of much upon a free Ami Universal test of its a the honest and straightforward manner in which the Medicine is offered for trial g vets me Confidence to use it. I Hope it will prove a Cdr. Hobbs announcement that he has made a great discovery which will cure and build up the kidneys and his offer to prove it free of charge is a novel proposition Aud gives me great Hope of Relief a a a this is certainly a fair proposition. I have everything to win Aud nothing1 to Many will vie curious to know what Are the results of the test of these pills now going on in the neighbourhood. It is a Little too soon to look for results probably another week will make them known if those getting the samples have faithfully followed the directions they will be encouraged to persevere in their use. It is Gratifying to learn that wherever similar distributions have taken place there has followed a Large Sale of the remedy and Many letters of gratitude have been written by those who have regained lost health. Every person who knows or suspects that his kidneys or urinary passages Are affected every person who has any of the following symptoms should make a test of these pills without delay Viz a pains in the Hack or bides. Headache nervousness frequent thirst shortness of breath. Puffiness of the eyelids swelling of the feet and Ankles dark coloured or scanty urine with album Nous or other deposits in the urine or too fre pint urination. For the Benefit of interested person living out of town who from any reason failed to get a Sample or. Hobbs authorizes us to say if you will Cut out the Coupon below and mail it to the Hobbs bexnedyco.,Chicago, 111. With your name Aud address a Sample Box of these pills will be sent you by mail postpaid and free of expense. Foh Sale by the Briggs drug co., old opera House Corner Albert Lea mini. Cut this Coupon out. Vej i pen race int of this col a Pon together with your name and address within one week from Date of this paper we will Forward by mail a free Sample Box of or. Hobbs Sparagno kidney Hills also his Hook on kidney diseases. Address Hobbs remedy co., Chicago Iii. The Dietz driving lamp is about As near perfection As 50 years of lamp making can attain to. It Burns kerosene and gives a powerful Light and will neither blow nor Jar out. When out driving with it the darkness easily keeps about two Hundred feet ahead of your smartest horse. When you want the very Best driving lamp to be had. Ask your dealer for the we Issue a special catalogue of this lamp and if you Ever prowl around i after night Fali it will interest you. C a tis mailed free. T r. E. Dietz co., 6o laight St., new York. J established in x�4<>. # i times what Cluj tin if you want to have your wants satisfied Hake them known through the tines want column. Rate five cents per line each insertion. Wanted a neat girl to learn dressmaking and work for Board. Inquire at Mariam Robin ones. Over times office. For Sale a 4-horse boiler and 2-horse engine built by the Murray Iron work Burlington la., anti in be at this office for one year. Times painting office wan Jedi to Exchange a second hand typewriter for a promising Colt. Inquire at this office. For sale1�?one City lot. I will sell on time anti can take a Good driving horse towards it. F. A Blackmer. For sale�?s1- of e�?~4 Sec. 31. Town of Riceland. Good land modern improvement. Ii. C. Ellickson of for Sale a 5 horse Power engine and an Hor a Power boiler at a g. Sharp s Windmill shop. Of w anted a Good girl for general House work. C. A. Ransom. Wanted Hack numbers of the times Enterprise. Standard and Alden Advance. We will pay liberally for copies of the times for 19 for the Enterprise anti Standard of 1893 anti of any previous years. Times printing office. Wanted Corn anti Oats. I keep an Exchange feed store on Clark Street two doors West of Thompsons laundry. O. F. Hewitt. Fob horse Power engine. C an be seen running daily at Thompsons laundry. Of for Sale a lady so a Telegram a bicycle in excellent condition a. Not been used three months if you want a bargain Call and see this wheel at Henry Stenerson a. For Sale Good Organ cheap. Inquire at Henry English a. For to horse gasoline engine in Good repair. Terms s30o spot Cash. Of A. Ransom. Albert Lea Cracker factory. Business cards. A Wedge physician and surgeon Albert Leal Minn. W e. Todd. Lawyer. Room 6, opera House a Block Albert Lea Minn. U. Mayland lawyer. Room 2, fair a store Block. Albert Lea min. I Oun a. Lovely. Lawyer. Room i opera a House Block. Albert Lea Minn. Henry a. Morgan lawyer and county attorney. Office la Oular Anutka Block Broadway. Albert Lea Minu. Quot a likes 8. Edwards attorney at Law w and City attorney. Office Over the Albert Lea mercantile co. Albert Lea Minn. Gillrup a Gilbert real estate Loans Luau Rimer and a Thracia once to eat Side Broadway near court House Albert Lea Minn. A Blackmer m. Office Bant aide of a Broadway. A neat and new Hospital facilities for surgical Aud chronic cases. Albert Lea Minn. He in Emu Ai uni. Reaching Cairo Memphis new Orleans Mobile Nashville Chattanooga Birmingham Atlanta Aud All Points in Florida Anil in the Southeast. Connecting at Mobile with steamship line for South Florida Havana Cuba Ami other West India Points Mexico. Central Aud South America. Doable daily trains Between St. Louis and Mobile carrying elegant Pullman Palace sleeping cars with drawing room and Buffet. Also clean Day coaches on All trains making Quick time and sure connections. Fastest freight service in the South. 450,000 acres of the finest farming and Timber lands in the South in tracts to suit purchasers for Sale at Low prices and upon easy terms. Title perfect. Improved Ami unimproved farms. Also government lands subject to Homestead entry. Most delightful climate in America. For descriptive matter Aud full information apply to Alabama Laud and development company Mobile Ala. For rates tickets time tables and other information apply to any Railroad ticket agent or Rudolph d. P. A., 351 Marquette building Chicago in Jno. Manx e. E. Posey Gen. My no go a. Lien. Pass. At. L. Rumel first vice president Mobile Alabama. A egg Western electric Telephone co. For five minutes talk to Points within the county. ,8 for five minutes talk with Points within adjoining counties3 for five minutes talk with other Points. 4 messenger feel the Western electric Telephone cd communicates with All Points West b Fairmont North to Waseca and fron Waseca East to Rochester Winona la Crosse and All Points in South Eastern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa. This system also has Exchange from Forest City Iowa West to Sioui Falls s. D., and connects with the Bell system in Iowa

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