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Alden Times (Newspaper) - November 14, 1890, Alden, Iowa NUMBKR 31 BUSINESS DIRECTORY 8HPS0H & cousin, ——DUA I .KUI CT ...... Grain, Live Stock, COAL, ALDEN, •    •    IOWA. wk extracted from bituminous rotl; bul, a1 riii> tho iforiornl discovery of petroleum, lia- Non manufactured from It. NOW CONSTRUCTING A WON DERFUL LICHTING PLANT. * r,n,"A.L CEOTW-ewvtww Mon Bott** D* ll S tlO*ft D. W. ICKlir MM M I* » KarVteW *D*h HabBaS* •»*ul»g. IU* J O. M’TVt ?> ft , fMfrH* HERMANIL u. CmniGH-IteTHeM arory I *• UJ JO o «Jo«» a. n». Tr—chiru wry athar koartay Smut** Heh*o< MIL rn. ***** ■“•***• •*** tiw»4^— cu»man lottieiun nrrixrn #*r*t».. •very Sehbeth a1 lurit o'*Imi a rn. Rub id* School loua«1l* adar moraiagMrrlaM. M B. CB DUCHOW, J W, Fanyth, r*»*or Bjrrt-UD avary Monday at ll uel.K-k a rn amt at* .lip m CID** m**(ln« at lo-.I.-ta rn. D**r* Rd!)Im th. I’ra?*r maaUi.» •*•!•* Tm** !** •0*1 rtiur*4ay ***iiId«*. A ll I. tor* of lllninlnallnn Th* NI* Kl a* of Licht W—,t. l amp*, I amil**, I,a*. K*rn»*n*. ami I- tor rli ltj To* Kl*. Irir Lichi lh* Kine •>! I h*m til Th* I’rln. rlpl* I poi! M lilrh ll I* I onalrnrleal . Ho* I oat I* 'I ini'*.I into an Kl*,*|rte Currant. J ll I LR.lark- Winona, HI., foal, Warranted 05 Pa* Oat. PocL IOCIX TI CB. RCD UHT LOPO*. Na Ma. A P * a N~ will m**t la ragular rotnm na batlon on lh* Tri. "I evvalng oa or b*#nr* kb* fall moon, at * a-Dome Hall. CM*n Iowa. Visiting l>r*,hr*n *r* ^.r.llDlly id*1i*4 to attonA IL L. I Tare* W. kl.: It W Croak*!. B**r*t*ry. A LD BN I .IBR* ny AND RKCDINf) ROOM -ta Raymond Building. Opa* *r*rr day *n I •venin*, Monday at cat. t*<1 T oar lr mbMfln-th*., J mu. Mi*, F. K Furry, ui, XI 111 I Jilt I * Td*1a* A- — — D_ — —    * *7"". SBffWlVTi Al-DK M IrODOB. No. MD, I. O. O F M~-t* •**ry W*d***day **aalnc at UtUy’a Hall. VlaUteS brvWiraa ar* r. r.llaliy InrtWd to at-taotl. h. lf. I OO aa, liver* tory. ALDEN LO DOB No ins. A O V VT.-M**«a DI Iii lay a Hall Macular mooting* anorn**! and laat Tuasda* awnings of .doh month All Halting mrtahar* an* cwdlDUy invit'd to ah Uo •    *-    C.    Hugvrs.    M    W., J Toto Unarm. tU Donut. DIKWK* liODODB Va WI. K of !».-Maatfnc* the lim ac I third Tnradar **■ alp * of < a. h ■a nth lo Dtlvys Hall. Visiting (Cill. bt* ai. •ait wale*m»a. J* J. Fvaar, C. C. lf. L. Fidat. Lot tt. ani A Live Stock GRAIN, Seeds & Coal ACJtir-rt.r • r.iftrrrt r* I.)' anil tho amuscmey s<.f <.nl<*ik*r*. s« - ..mi in tint Iiian. hr (Stnlfii City ill -M«,n Iw th. Id at at d rh* l|*-*t-l Wilted It) ii. th*- world, optic-*lazying Part* tut being et*cj.ital. iiwit.ur U-.t-Uwi#. I un Alin, 111 tnvntt*- d n* an adjuri lamp, In Alme Argand of tho .. ({in. out Ii mitt Light* to warn v. otherwise dan Rn run* awl ii 1.11 natl from time Itr*»t they worn fed bv foal, tin* inter bruin of s-.v    N„r.v mint ini|M>rtaot of all r....| Rift*. without will' ti Vegetal I and* Ullin;.! I.fe would Br Vt" r hair had ail • lltli'iin'. What light I- w. , if, judge only from ti- rifer!*, ti* r> si i»*>nn n rosining an Imix-nrtrabo. *:,>    Hut till* I* I*k*— wi<U' tnir of manv other thing*. Ini'lmb mg Mf. it -rtf. Light I* ii, i„, .dent ,,f brr, and from tin- mod rem*dr age* the two have biwa prim I pal among the mn-rrrri" of mankind. l im, and with It artlfn tai light, wa* obtained Ivy the *»vagr anrient* from thr i ffert* of lightning, voir an lr rrup-I Iona and *|Hit,taneoii* ronihu*tfon. W hon Ohaerviilon aud Ihotight had cf.** ve|t.|n d aotiirthlng of thr Intnntlvr tal-enl In hr rent In man, lie <1 limn* rod that brr ran be obtilned a* th«* re*ult of frlr* Hon, th*1 prinrlplr ujmn whlrii wr * 1111 rely wL.a -.Lr.* i*mg a ma(Hi.a trnd batt arqulrrd the (mwi r of proilurlng a light without the Intern anion of tho god*. Tho history of arterial illumination. I*. In a cr rut II    thr hl«tory of tin* world’* progrro*. In tho rudrtl time* light wa* ol talnrd by hurtling wimxI or Othrr veg.tatilr *uh*tam*ea After a tim* three gave plan, to alls animal and Vegetable. A* light wa* n-gardrd a* the »P>u tai gift «d the divinities lamp* j I* < ame early work* of art. ujmn I Whtrh it nut ingriiulty, both a* I to aha|ie and ornam<>ntatloii. wa* et I rend*-*!; indeed. » sternal form wa* more regarded than jmwer* of Illumination Lamp*, a* do vt Mid by the anch ut tin-brew*, have mntlnuril in u*. down to our rontury aud may *till Ie rnroun-ler«*l In th*. KfeiM-b |*»rtion* of ( .ma la Tin *» arr oval metaillr »••**«•!* with a handle at one iud and a beak at the other, through a boh* m whieh, a wick A Moro*y and CmnMlitr at Law. Fe. nu t atta-'tlon den tot* ll* t on* OT«u» per pita. * Rrueu'i btoia, Aition, *ouat/, iowa P r. FRI KR IM, M. D. Afdataa and largant, Hulro ton> °®°* or** KmU.bc a II Healy and Shalt Hardvare, Pocket Mi Table Cattie Tinware & Woodenware, to* I arnut aad fin aal mat cg :0QI IHEATIH8 STO TES i EiBGfi CANOLE J mmm IM am—ii Oa« of JV**p*rA IU. I oaa aatl Rteanuhtiea okets and mn bring four Mead. , r arad then, Alway* remly to Olva info motion. t. J. BICK, Ai-aa, la. J. A. BUTTON ALDEN, IOWA year IH4»*. In l7> > was candle* were tir*t u*rd in light Iioum'a thorn* made of j tallow tieing lifter* ,,rd nttrodurrf) The I argand    hiirprr wa*    mtnxlnrrd    in* to Kngland In I TBS, And. Iii con-I ii or lion    with the    parabolic    re* I floe tor,    r* vol ii ti* rn Ired    lighi-hous"*.    a , paraboHe    D'beetor i- ii    mirror which    fol low* the mathemati. ai curve from which it take* it* name. The light I* placed : ai nearly a» j*wnl.i. in ihr fort;*, and I lite rays of light, li.Htratl of tiring *cat-t- rmt by a plane felif 'tor, are prujcrtni f-.rward In pearly parallel line*. Locomotive headlight are niade on th!* prlp-rjple, which ai « ..nut* for tie ir power of penetrating the dirk ne— luthr U nl ted >'atrs the br-: light hoi.a un r> 111 u-n.iaotod by tallow< nill. - Lard oil has i ug l¥*rn lh** standard, til.High electric light# are now . mpioy. <1 where a . urrcnt ■ en lie obtained I hi* bring* n* tnthc *:vth arid last cr* < ' illumination. i.|h.h which lh. world i* I't entering the electric llgb*. As to what electricity rot lh we arr t* ignorant a* w- ,,re of the nature of the. nature of light We *p**ah «*f It n "current," hut only a* a matt r of convenience, since, a* a matter of fact. It may be some thing entirely different, To convey to the reader of limited scientific knowledge ail Intelligent idea of the eire- I tm'light Is a dlOicult but not hopeless J task. When the terminal wires of a battery are brought together and tie ii slightly -. pirated, there results a bright light between them. To this light, by reason of its curved form, the name “electric an ” has been given. If the circuit is not immediately broken the ends of the w Ires become greatly heated and melt, dropping off iii glowing globules. A* they melt away the distance between them Increases, and a point is reached at which the electro-motive force of the battery Is no longer sufficient to main- ! tain a current across tho intervening space. A* the heat thus generated i* sufficient J to fuse aud even vaporize all known 1 metals, the problem of rendering the ‘ finniest, Quietest and Only Direct Lite between ALDEN, IOWA FALLS, ELDORA, AXD ( HIC AHO, MILWAUKEE AXD ALL EASTER* FOIX TS. Farm loan* negoHa a l on long cr short Cima at low rales of lnt*’A«r. . A I arg* list of Improved and unimproved lands for sate. ll PERFUMES ■■amu a Copain i> glum ■* situ. Tho buff variety, •iqsi.ll* r*lor* ana I wains quality ti thew. r«rft,mas hat* mao* va. ut p*kM.rat#d ana sMMsM til.I r Mil. mo *arr* racy ar* prifmwl t»*wr owl for Iter rirtao. rl**m«r« .OH .•■roar-Ou*»*a*tar*D U> yuwr drasgnt tor (Daw aa# oat *U ta*I ta atDlM. X Passengers Can Save FROM a far.Ii lilly pr.iao*sr#4 IS# Bsa.l Vnwt}mr tielD it*. Ilftaraatm. .in Wit .wart braata u,.| ruty Ina* B«y ana trr lf yea ar* n.^ «lrSDdy natng It. RICKSECKER'S FACE POWDER garrl.r* th* ».i*f.MV la4.>r**mm« srary atar*. Th* ani I.r, J<■« rv .1a.Ur la'ltlLlr. puadsC Bate Ova It aura awd y va aul aw It alvar*. nit. DQItCGIU, PlBfUMER, MEW YORI. ar tabixo ak ,vcr. onooauDTT, NOTARY PUBLIC, tm Estate, GHMn a1 turn AGENT. ALDEN, .... IOWA. Finn and Town Property CONNECTIONS AT ELDORA JUNCTION wish th* Chieogo mid .Northwestern Rajlwny for Tam# C ity, Cedar Rapids. Clinton, Chicago, Milwaukee, De* Moines, Council Bluffs, Hi. Usui, Minneapolis and all points in Dakota, Nebraska. Kansas and the West ELDORA with tho Central Iowa Railway for points North and South. IOWA FALLS With the B„ CRAN. aud Illinois Central Railways, for Waterloo, Dubuque, Fort Dodge and Sioux City. For oil inforadon about Freight OI Passenger Rates, apply to our local agents or address tho General Freight and Passenger Agent at Eldora, Iowa. JOHN POUTER, W. 8. PORTER, Oom’l JE—gar.    a.    W.    mod T. A. Conducts oil or greu-e from lie I ow, emitting a smoky light. It is difficult for u* to conceive of an age In whh-h “taHrrwdtp*" were not employed for household illumination; Indeed, it would mu rn that their use ought to have antedated the lamp. A* a matter of fact candles are a comparatively modem invention, having been first Introduced In the latter part of the thirteenth century. Originally they were marie by the process of "dipping," with wit (cb most middleaged country readers are familiar. Later they were cast In molds. Candles were early made of wax, and latterly of sperm oil and the products of [letndeum. Candles are spoken of In the English translation of the Bible; but the word should have been renders “lamp." Candles were a vast Improvement over their Immediate predecessor, the lamp, aud mark the third era of Illumination. Tile fourth period dates from the Invention of gas. The honor of this lies between Dr. Hales and the Rev. John Clayton, of Wakefield, England. In 1757 the former described a process of evolving illuminating ga* from mal, while the latter accomplished it in I73U. The first practical application of gas was effected In 1792 by William Murdock, who used it for lighting his workshop, at Kodruth. in Cornwall. In ikon It was introduced In Boho foundry, near Birmingham, and In IMIS London Bridge was lighted by the then mysterious fluid. About this time, Htr Walter Scott wrote from London: "There is a madman proposing to light the town with—whatdo you think? —why with smoke." The next year Its ase became general in London, and In 1882 It was Introduced into the United States at Boston. Natural gas, now ex-tenslvely employed In this Country, ha* taws used ta China from remote ages. BANK OF ALDEN, BDX. HADSALL A SOH, Rid—I* Hardin County, Iowa. -*■ PERFUMES EXCHANGE BOUGHT and SOLO. Collections —ode a Specially. list) Lumber, elictfic tight permanent and profitable became a most difficult one. Its solution wit found in using points of carbon, watch no heat can fuse but which can b* vaporised. The bright arc 1s caused lr part by the Intensely heated carbon vigtor through which the current passes, art to part by the high temperature af GW carbon points them *etrey. Ak the MAta hum away they are pushed forward by means of delicate marline ry, which comprises the moet Irtrlcate port of on electric lamp, a|i B constant separating space Is fgtntalaad. The carbon congee tad with being conveyed through bamboo pipes from soft lanes from i,20o to i.eoo feet In depth.    r The next era In the history of illumlna-ttoa begins with the Invention and general latrodnoffiBa of taro— oil. At Int it ;