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Algona Republican (Newspaper) - October 1, 1879, Algona, Iowa Y QOOM BOOTS 41gona tlBttSttStt ftVftftt WEDSBSBAr MOJWtlXa A 8T f AND ALMOST ANYTHING ELSE YOU MAY NOWIS THE TIME TO Subscription Yeirt in EBi Mofitlis m j 00 BUSINESS ow Goodslt Now Goods Gomntock has them by the car and only wants a oiianoe to benefit his patrons bv giving them Itare Dont fail to call on Iliim before 40tf Get the Wenern I this Cottage Organ Chrischilles Whit e My goods are all in and in shape Jfor My stock is Icompleter than ever and I havo astonishing bargains to offer in Dnxss IKS CAsnJfKBKs and CAset EH have also to my stock of CLOTHING to which I SI have no old My Goodn I were bought of the best and will sell them for just what they Rely on my prices and I1 guarantee you will got the full lvalue of your 40 60 The finest line of land freshly im can be found at 49 51 the Western Cottage Earley Scoops the World This is a solemn and all yon Ihnve todo to prove it is to look lover his immense stock of CLOT1I DRY and price Earley is to sell his goods and riot to be undersold except at a dont you forget this when you come to SOU NOW say it for i your do not purchase your Ifall and winter goods before examin ing Comstocks immense 40tf Jjivery Sanil Liv and Keeps best of Horses and first class Jar Passengers taken to any rt of the Terms low Location just iithof the Bongey House on Thor jjjington JOIIK Tons Of Upland for whiclx wo will pay when delivered at the stations atAl Britt or during the GanruBD One Hundred Overcoats to be sold regardless ol cost before New Years by 4951 WOOD Dry Yankee In fact everything you may want can be obtained at Comstouks at prices which will astonish 49tf Farni to The farm of the late Abram Hill inPortland township is offered for 1 rent on reasonable Inquire of Hill on the White Oil C Use the best White QU for flighting or beating To I lie found at D A long array of and give preference to the best brands of that famous Jnarles City Flour fprsale at tang 4050 GOOD GOODS Where Why of and at ices wbieh will astonish for 154f See Here I Veal Veal Ml at prices which and will last a good and defy rt of a can be founa at fiOtf Brooks bas i month fifteen more Wrick j J have kiln of I 3ripk wWeh I offer forsale at six Collars per We tell you tq ga to i look over bis stosk goods before price In recording our late agricultu KOSSUTH OCTOBER ral fair most an y in tho series of successful fairs held KosBUth County under the auspices of the wo but echo that winch is heard on every hand from those who are competent to Under the superintendence of President of the assisted by other public spirited offi cers and tho fairgrounds Ii n ft 1iMnn fl Jl 4 p in good ill had b had been fitted 0 a large Floral Hall hadoeon erected on the highest land and near the center of the fair grounds a Secre tarys office had been built near tho and good stalls had been fitted up for the use of horse exhib riie weather was propitious all through the three clays of the and everything seemed to work in the interest of a profitable and holiday season for the people of ICossuth The display of horses and cattle was not as large as has been known but tho quality and superior breeding of those on exhibition were strongly Especially was this so with tho show of highly creditable exhibits of in wore made and A superior lot of stallions were entered on the among those Winkers Lon donderry and and tho well known horses owned by Gal White and John Con Brood mares of vastly more than common merit wore exhibited by Pettsbone and The other ex hibits of horse through the gradations from to the youngest were creditable in although not and their relative merits will appear in tho published premium The show of sheep was lamenta bly but good our friend Walker walking away witli all tho Tho exhibits of swiuo were cer tainly very creditable to this county and show that our farmers are im proving in this branch as The principal exhibits will appeal favorably in the published list of premiums The show of corn was very but in other there was small We Judge from the exhibit of potatoes that the crop is to bo largo as in this Irish varieties were and specimens of huge proportions wore greatly admired by of exhibited some sweet potatoes raised on his farm successfully and The beets beat everything else in the vegetable line and attracted a good deal of attention and admira But our greatest pride and that over which the friends of the socie ty feel most like was the display of apples and Over fifty different exhibits of standard and improved crab varieties were made by citizens of Kossuth and a fine sample lot was sent out by the Charles City nursery Afterone view of the BUCCOSH already attained in the culture of apples in Kossutb there should be no further doubl of final complete Next to the display of apples was that ol and our people are rapidly moving toward the front in the cul ture of this delicious The ox jiibitors were not numerous but the Inhibits were very fine and go to prove that almost anything in this culture may be Ropey and pantry stores were fairly jeilieBr canned pleased the eye and tempted the The display ot articles manufac tured in the county was very bnt spoke volumes for Domestic manufactures were well as were some classes of fancy The Jesoretionary class was tbe largest of tbe whole lift and will have to be postponed for in tbe published Very likely just pritioesm may be indulged in relative to the manner in which the fair was con but tbe best way to remedy wrongs is to become a member ol tbe association right assist in righting QH Friday last Master Harry Wilson met with a serious aooident UkeJy to confine Mm to lor raany and result of to the we We publish below tho form notification now being sent out delinquent interest by officers of Alcona As lave stated the college is now on the and only needs the punctual payment of its endow ment interest to render its success and growth assured and The people of this town and vicinity have a local interest in encouraging the building up of Algona and it is believed that alt who have iven their endowment notes will respond promptly to this with out putting the officers to unneces sary and unprofitable The notes will be placed in tho hands of of and of for settlement and You are hereby notified that there is now duo on your note given to the endowment fund of Algona col interest to the amount of for tho and that the undersigned have been appointed by the board of trustees of the a committee to proceed with tho collection of all amounts due said endowment you are notified that all amounts due Algona college on endowment will be placed in thd hands of an at torney for immediate un less settlement bo made on or before Parties who can pay the amounts January not immediately they bygiving approved have an extension of We intend to oppress no but these accounts must now all bo set Until January you can make payment to the or effect settle ment with the After all the accounts will bo in the hands of an attorney for f PETITIONS to the Board of Super asking of that body an ap propriation of to assist the Agricultural Association iu improv ing their was circulated and quite numerously signed during the progress of the fair by tax and will be ed for such Under a law of this Stato the Board of Super visurs appropriate for the pur pose mentioned llOO for each one thousand inhabitants iu a KosBUth county an agricultural section entirely and to the intelligent pursuit of this branch of industry we must look for our thriftas a county and as Agri cultural faird encourage a oompeti enterprising spirit among agriculturists iu bring the farmerstogether for social con verse and the interchange of ideas relating to different modes of agri culture and the care as every intelligent person that agriculture is our princi pal and that agricultural fairs tend to encourage improved and more successful modes of agri and the argument in favoi of granting public assistance to agricultural fair associations is un Now there remains to be considered the simple matter of the proper application of the fund to be donated by the And in this every taxpayer in Kossuth may have a for an annual membership costs but one and a life membership but The society is just craving fora larger membership and no one will be refused admission who can present requisite money So let us all be united iu this thing and piir grounds may and fairs such as we may be proud On Monday morning news came to Algona that Carpen ter would speak on political in court house on Tuesday The time was short for publishing the but about two hundred of pur oivigens gathered at the appointed and place to lis ten to oar Carpenters speech was devoted to the the true inward ness of the extra session of con and the and these Anally uninteresting themes were made intensely iuteres presentation of tbe We bas for wo believe that hU forcible way pf putting things will have a good ef feet upon our It U to be regretted that a more general notice of Tuesday evening COMBTOCK Has Received for the Fall Trade an Unprece dented Stock of Do not fall to call and see Goods as Low as any Store in Northern O2TE TO and Goods Represented JUST AS THEY IOWA LANDS IOWA FARMS ACRES AND ON GREAT INDUCEMENTS OFFERED TO SETTLERS AND By tlie American Secretary and ACRES of this LAND are Located in the BANNER STOCK DAIRYING COUNTY IN THE 537rVlost of this Land Is IURSTCLASS GRASS GRAIHT SOIL RICH BLACK THREE Climate No Bain or Mud in but little Through good prospect of another very pay This County has very popular HERD and all stock is under the care or Hence no expense for except for Herding Stock costs 75 cents for Cattle and SI for Horses for the GOOD This Company has decided to KEDTJCE THE PRICE of their Best Lands to to per Aeve to Actual Settlers during the year For further call address Wo make our own Collars and Warrant them to give Satisfaction HAWKS Leather Store and our stock o HABNESS and SADDLES 8ADDLERY FfcY ENAMEL VALISES TRUNKS CURRY COMBS and Plastering is about 95 nar COMPLETE Anything can be in this World Alia as it the a brother of rot Bjckard loading a b a wagoa for removal fr9ia tb fair tbe animal enraged and sewed e should fail to right way mL from wbea bin el jyJ Try fews efts tekaw unmistakable sign that tho resent business boom is a healthy swell os a robust and muscular is the pressure of business at 11 tho iron mills of tho lome that have been running at a toor dying rate and on half re now running at their full oapao while others whoso furnaces iavo not known a fire for years are qually pressed with Arid till the demand for manufactured ron is greater than can be supplied with the present capacity of the mills running night and A gentleman from con lected with the iron mills of that recently visited and h conversation informed us that ho nail factories of Bellaire had run head through the month f sbmetning wrucii nan een done before during the last ten This revival of the iron bus ness and the building of more than most other evidences of ife and vigor in tend to rove that tho return of prosperity iO this country is not ephemeral but and that better times lave come to Tho manufac turing centres feel the healthy im pulse but the operation of nat iral laws must surely send the lealthy current to tho most remote nairies of the WE are indebted to Bush for tho following list of un available state tax now remaining books of tho County Treasurer for the years J862 to inclusive 275 2 This includes only the unavailabl tax due the state during tho period and now appearing igainst Kossuth County on the books of the Auditor of The law makes it the duty of the Board of Supervisors to take official action and have this class of delinquencies certified to the state officials to be credited over against the tax charg 3d to tho This duty has tieen neglected and now it is proposed to clean up the whole of arrived in Algona on Saturday eve ning Ho has purchased three car of and August cheese of Wallace Reed and has been superintending the boxing and He pays 8 12 cents for August cheese and 8 for that of an earlier date A considerable advance on these prices is being offered for Septembe We are glad to be able to note this evidence of the elevation of the cheese for it goes to prove that the manufacture o cheese is one of the iudispensabli and permanent industries of thii and it serves also to justify the faith of Wallace Reei in the permanency of this industry in Kossnth TUB lectures of San ford Thursday and Friday evenings were all that was expected by those wh had listened to him The at tendance owing to the progress o the agricultural was quite smal and the returns to the Monday Clul correspondingly Sanfon favored the agricultural society b making a short speech on the Fai Grounds on Thursday Ii this speech the Colonel gave tb their wives and daughter and some excellent sea soned with shrewd criticism am many humorous Th speech was greatly appreciated b all who had the pleasure of listenini tp Tna following are lists o Grand and Petit Jnrors for present term of District Grand W Turn Benj IQgh K Petit Goetsoh J Batter G N W were preparing warning against of prttwe tbe wpef last wiife my jjeoMwiy for very beayy tbs pwwrtfli tQ pjrsyenjj the ft ol pf and Elmer Cliaso of Dele are are visiting ieir of tins Chase is nporfltin Creamery in Deleware manufacturing some of tho premium utter for which that siotiou is Lamb visited her husband Anvlum ist remaining She reports Lamb grndii ully failing and without hope of re He had been quite anxious o see her and thought might be more contented after amb is well satisfied with ihe treat nent her husband is receiving ut the have frmjuonlly been in uired of an to the candidacy of Slaglo in the canvass for Sheriff f this and tako this oppor nnity to inform all whom it may oncern that Slagle H not f lie was a candidate bo ore the Uepublican County Con ention but abides by tho decision f that Prnlsslnnn 1 Stiiiidlrif Advts jicr column fet Business wh rMn B edit eneli ftddltKmnTf ElevanslttPcnlhs of it In npniln fnm fnrclsh tcnomnnnloil by ooo qunrtBf i of or full time If ono advortlsl tlout In JAMES pIIYSTClAN mill pttYSIOFAX OfdPO nn Stdtfi next floor Dealer In PaliiH Peiftii nf StHto Thnrlnyton pHVSTCIAN AND riotlcr In 1 OHO SKWfNO if A Mnehlno Tliorineton1 Opposlto Tnint 307 Pjormorly of has oponul Drug wlioro lio will bo plcHicd to upon all Ing LAND township caucus for Purl am was held in Ramsey last and the following township officers vere placed in nomination For Trustees Norman Facob Gotleib Fo Snyder Wiltso and Job Dreennian and Gotleib of the Agricultural Association for the three days of the amounted to upwards of This was for an mud memberships d eiitrius for In addi tion to Urn in notes Wixs re ceived for This s a better financial showing than that of any former and is therefore very evicouruging 10 the members and friends of the many friends of Avey inil family will ba sorry to learn that they are soon to leave Algona and return to their formur homo at Strawberry Ilardin Avey came to Algona for only a tempoary but his health 18 snob that be is compelled to fur ther shorten tho stay originally in He has made many friends daring his residence and these A TTOHNEY AT REAL ESTATE AND LOAN AQENTV Notary Tulrtlc and Heal Kstats of nil tmnirlit and Vnrtlmiliir tlon itlvpn tn Clovroptlnff and TerfcntlnR and tlin 1ayliiK nf Tntoi for fljn only Cmnnlnfn of Tltfn to Kstivtft In TCnmntli nnrt Phccnlx Insurance Aiiinilmn oeroi lilionp Office west Hao ATTO1WKYS AJf AT PnWIe and promptly nttomlrd Titlesnxumtned nnr THXPI pnld for nnd jonnrnl nnd Collodion door over Kossuth be glad to welcome him back at any time in the Greenback candidate for Governor of was advertised to bo in Algona and speak last Friday There must have been some mistake in making this announcament by the Stale Central for Campbell appeared neither here nor at Our Greenback friends of this county had arranged for a rousing meeting in court house hallatone oclock ot and were greatly dssappointed over the failure of their speaker to Mitchell is on his way to attend the meeting of tho North west Iowa meets in Sioux City this It is yet uncertain to what field Mitchell will be although it seems to impression that he will bt returned to Algona to finish the work of churoh building begun by We will be glad to see him back although we are not cruel enough to wish to see him re turned to such an unappreciative That is about the honest way to express has been snggestml to aud we think the suggestion a good that an annual address on agri cultural topics from some able speaker who knows something about would be an appreciated aud valuable addition to the pro gramme of our county The races are good enough so far as they but mere amusement ought not to be regarded as of exclusive im Tbe addrws of San ford was an interesting feature of Friday mornings and if something of the kind were made a permanent feature of ihe annual exhibition it we be received with especial Miller of BreckeH widow of Miller MERC Watsons DltY Oroccrls Stnle of Heo CLEARY DltY r i ookei y f FrnIK VJT Algona Hip ROBINSON State See Southwest eornor htato and MlnnnoU MB seed Oil State MCETCHIE HAMPTON BEAlKKS Vllnato SPO T tlm Sea House Sign Alfwoflt nt prleea tn BI It ami iu tlio latest ntyo tlia SETCHELL aiul nt Fort LAWS KEEPS liEST OF HOB8ES AND oltws JusBomjern token to whg formerly resided iu and who was shot to Breukeuridge on the Tazoo two years arrived Al g nd to some Uubijiebs m i aud Mi Algona some four years tbe iuteutiott of making this but tbew and wey went ta wbw Pootor nxeet an untiwly vipleot left be by deceased fwr were tbe ;