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Washington Democrat (Newspaper) - September 29, 1909, Washington, Iowa The Democrat. Iwry second , Iowa wednesday september 29, 1909.-eight pages. Vol. Mil St. 9. Short history of 25th Iowa. The 25th regiment was organized in the Automa of 1862 consisting of ten com pan tee All from Southeastern Iowa. Companies e g end d were from Des Moi net co.,b. C. H and k from Henry co., from Loots and a and i Frt in Washington county. The regiment rendezvoused at Camp Mckean. It. Pleasant Iowa. The ten companies All went into Camp september i 1862 and were Maste al into the United slates service on sept 27, by Cape Geo. Pierce go a a Stone was commissioned colonel. Fabian a Rydolph lieutenant colonel. Calvin Taylor major and Samuel Kirkwood Clark adjutant. Clark was an adopted son of governor Kirkwood and was mortally wounded at Arkansas Post of Erward Cap. John d Perkins was appointed m j in. Lieutenant colonel a Rydolph end been a Captain in the huh Iowa and lost hts right Arm at capt. John Alex. Young 25th Iowa. Shiloh. Later in the War be resigned and Captain d. J. Palmer was promoted to the position colonel Stone bad been a lieutenant of the 1st Iowa infantry and afterwards was major of a oat Tallion in the 9ih Iowa cavalry. The regiment went South about the 6th of november and went into Camp . Arkansas. Its drat service was not the cold water ext edition. The Hist Battle in which the entire regiment was engaged was Chickasaw Bayou the brigade commander was Gen. Hovey. The regiment was the Advance column companies a and f being on the skirmish line driving pack the Advance guard of the enemy. This was the first attack on Vicksburg. Which was unsuccessful on account of High water the next time the regiment was engaged was at Arkansas ass under Gen. Mcclern and where the regiment lost sixty five men the regiment went into Camp at Youngs Point opposite Vicksburg where it worked on Graut s canal. It marched with Grant to grand Galt. Crossed the Mississippi. b. Murphy drummer co. A 19th Iowa enlisted 1863, age 12 yrs. And to months. Taken in Mobile Ala june 1865. Fought in the Bat Lee around Vicksburg where Gen. Pm Merton was hemmed in and was on the tiring line forty two Days being on toe extreme right of Grants army Lamug part in the bloody charge of May 22. When the army was repulsed ii mean a to by after the surrender it marched to Jackson and took part in the tight a Dart Gen. Johnston s troops. The regiment came up the River to Memphis went to Corinth thence to a bad Anorga taxing part in the lighting at Cherokee station Lookout Mountain. Missionary Ridge and Kir Gold. The next Spring the Atlanta Campaign began and the fighting was con Sinuon Sautils the taking of that stronghold. The Reg meat matched with Sherman to the sea taking part in the siege of Savannah Columbia South Carolinas mayor surrendered the City to Geo a. Stone who was commanding a brigade. A fierce tire broke out in Columbia Aud Captain j. A. Young with co. A Aud anal Hospital nurses and sick Able to help organized a Duck t brigade Aud after a Bard tight saved the City from destruction. The last Battle of the War was at Bentonville where the regiment suffered severe lose. The regiment was in the grand Parade in was Nigton d. C. Its Battle flags at Des Moines which were riddled with collets Are living evidence of the fierce struggles in which the regiment was engaged 8. W Neal. Twenty fifth Iowa co. I. A. Russell capt. W Harper capt. Y. Williams 1st Lieut. F Strain Sergt. Geo. Harter s. Andrew Ferguson s. J. A. Harper s. B. Carli s. H. Taylor s. M. Neal c. H. Mintier c. David twi Carn c. Isaac Gross c. J. S. Colville c. E. Is. Cochran c. Henry Spears c. S. J. T. R l. J. T. A. W. I. Neal b. A. Porter j. H. Neal James Potter Geo. Porter j. W. Rankin t g. W. Riley t s. Rowan j. G. Rowan w. H. Ray w. C. Schwaebe s. C. Scott a g. Smith s. B Slaughter James Strain Samuel Strain d. P. Strain Samuel Thompson w. D. Twinam w. J. Walker Elnazer Wolford Twenty fifth to we. Co. A. D. J. Palmer Cap j. M. Dick let. Lieut a. B. Anderson 1st Lieut. A. Young 2nd Lieut Marion b. Anderson s. J g. Vincents r. B Whites g. H. Bales d. A. Boyers h. M. Robertson a Daniel Jaynes a b. F Wayfel a s. S. Cherry a d r. Miller a s. E. Stewart a w. G. Mcclelland c. Sam Mckee o. John Burnside Jerome Beach m t. Baker Jehu Black m u. Bishop we. 3. Bishop j. W Baker g. W Baker Robert Bennett j w. Cheery Elisha Coon John Clary g. V. Currie w. W. Cook. G. T. Cavil t f. Cochran John Copeland a. P. Donahey c. L. Davidson a. L. De Marce Moses Demarce Eugene Dunlap Martin Denison John Eldridge g. V. Allen b j Burton. We. Burnside Simeon Fawcett,. Gardner j. R. Hammond j. A Hammond j a. Hamilton we. Harvey j. M. A Toner Egbert Horth James Jones h. H. Vav copyright 1909, by c. E. Zimmerman . 26 High shoes thether you use them for a a Hunting for out door work or As a matter of convenience in bad weather you will find them serviceable and appropriate. In wet weather especially you will be glad that you have a pair in your outfit for they Are guaranteed As water proof As rubber boots nor Are they out of place if worn at All times. We have them in All Heights. Come in and try a pair on. Boys sizes $3.00 to $4.00 men s sizes $3.00 to $5.00 Frank l. Wilson amp co. The Best shoe repairing in town. G. G. Bennett adjutant 19th Iowa. The Only 19th Field officer surviving. G. W. Gates c. C. A. Morehouse c. W. I. Neal in us. E. F. Daine Mas. A. Sober wag Hiram Alexander w. V. Alexander d. L. Allen j. W. M. Allen Chris Art Baad Jos. Adams a. H. Benson r. E Bennett Henry Black t. M. Brown w. P. Carlin John Cherryholmes f. M. Crawford j. R. Crawford Joe. Biquet a j. Davidson s. P. Coe Mark Dill w. D. Davidson h. M Edwards j w. Fullerton Henry Fisher g. W. Hunt a. C Holmes Joe Huston e. H. Hipwell Andrew Jackson w. F. Johnson j. Of. Johnson we. Johnson d. K Kell we. Mccall Robert Mccall j. C. Mcconnell j. J. Mcclelland James Mccatcheon j. R. Mcelroy t. H. Maxwell Vincent Maxwell Pulaski Maxwell Thos. Matthews w. C. Maynew j. A. Mckee e c. Mcmillan a. J. Mitchell s. J. Moore w. H. Moorehead j. P. Mize s. W. Neal Thompson Palmer Johnson j. M Kilgore j. C. Kilgore Patrick King Isom King James Kain Mara Keating Jacob Kopp s. H. Kirkpatrick j. B. Dane Alex m. Lane John loftier r f. Lewis George Mcdonall Bumas to Donald m. S. Mcdowell j t. Mckee w h. Marquam Charles Mcbride j. A. Mccorkle. John Myers d. R. Miller l. C. Marvel Peter Mcdole we. Nelson b. W. Nash Michael of Koeff Hiram Payne Thompson Palmer j. M Patterson d. P. Quinn Wesley j Rickey r. H. Roach. G. W Roberts Ben Rich j. F Royer w h. Shields w. A Shannon Benj. . M. Stewart j. W. Swift Richard Stevens j we. Step Man l. C. Hitler Alex Soott Jesse Sanders b f. Tipton Geo. Thompson m. D. Townsend w. W. Wheatley a. W. Wheatley a b Wittell r. E. Wilkin Joseph Wallace Leonard Werts. J. M. Wright c. D. Woods j. L. Woodburn John Wolfe j. L. Wallace j. P. Work j. M. Winders Chaa Wortley we. Wortley win. Nash. M. M. Mesick. Public Sale. Of male Poland chivas both the big and medium types Ainsworth Iowa wednesday oct. 6. 1909 Sale will begin at one of clock p. M. We have boars that will suit anyone both of the big and medium types we Are Breeding better bogs each year and in this Sale will be offered the Best Bunch of pig we have Ever raised come and see for yourself what we have to offer you. J m. Stewart. Ainsworth d. F Macon auctioneer. The Duck Brand rain Coats at Tbs Asher co. Store 7 St John a. Hartman orders his paper Back to Siloam Springs ark., which looks As if Oklahoma has not pleased Bim. A i suffered habitually from constipation. Doan a Reg lets relieved and strengthened the bowels so that they have been regular Ever . E. Davis grocer Sulphur Springs tex., 5-5 a big sunday. The United presbyterians had a big Day again sunday. They closed their special meetings sunday evening with a monster service at the first Church having perhaps the biggest crowd that was Ever in that edifice. It Bolds a big crowd and Many More were crowded in than the cd Orch comfortably seats. Chairs were packed in till we suspect the Law was was badly Lieut in regard to keeping aisles open and yet we apprehended nobody will make Campit int since the ends will justify the Means no doubt or or surely faced an audience when a be entered that Church that would inspire any speaker even if he bad less ability Tao he Bas. He thanked the preachers and the newspapers Aud the janitor and the Ushers and the choir for their Aid in braking the meetings a Success and he thanked the reporter who made daily reports of their meetings but said no word of encouragement to the one Lone reporter who feebly wrote up is great meeting but it is ail forgiven and forgotten Long ago. His text was a what will Yoa do with Jesus. A he prefaced Bis remarks with a Short historical review of the incidents of the trial and conviction of Jesus. Pilate s wife cad a dream Aud she told Ber husband about it Aud she said to him Quot have thou not Ming to do with this just person Pilate did not understand it but be was badly lightened. He was Between the Devil and the deep sea. On one Side were the jews clamouring for blood and on Tho other Side Caesar from whom he got Bis office of governor. Finally he bit upon a splendid plan namely be would release Barabas a malefactor and hold Jesus Aud made his proposal to them but it was rejected and they chose Jesus. And the preacher said Pilate is not the last politician to get into trouble for halting Between two opinions. Pilate said Quot what shall i do with jeans which is called Christ and they cried out Quot crucify and he said be was talking now to two classes of people the saved and the unpaved. He talked first to those who Call themselves christians who can Trail the name of Jesus id the dust. They can desert him and he gave a vivid account of a deserter and of the repugnance of us All to deserters. He told a Story of Cromwell when be was bombarding King Charles in his Castle and made no headway. He marched away Defeated and met an old shoe in a Are who told him where the water Supply was that furnished water Tor the King and be told Cromwell if be cat that off he would soon starve them out and Cromwell Hung him. That sounds like an Odd Story to us. We thought everything was fair in War but we will not argue with a preacher although we never heard that Story. Of he will remember King Alfred did differently or the people did differently. He was disguised As a spy and spied out King gut Brums troupe Aud then went Back to his army and won toe Battle and was proclaimed a hero. We do not like the Story of toe Shoemaker and never read it in Auy history. He says we All despise Benedict Arnold and that is even so. And be told us he admired Napoleon and he shows Good triste there. He told now Macdonald shared the English and was about to give up when he happened to see Napoleon with his glasses watching the fight and he Shoales to Bis men to Quot ovine on our commander is watching As and we can die but never surrender. Quot so How can we when men will die for Napoleon Bow can we desert Jesus. He told a Story of an old rebel Soldier who met Gen. Lee after the War and he asked him to Stop and he tied his horse for Lee and then be said i Waul to give three cheers for Marse Lee right out Here in the Woods where we Are All alone and if a Man can do that for Lee Why not stand a for Jesus who is infinitely better than All of the rest Pat together. Right Here came the Climax and he stopped preaching and asked Bro. Fisher to Pray it was a dramatic moment. Bro. Fisher prayed and then or. Orc proceeded with the Sermon. And then he turned to the unsaved and told them that they could do one of three things they could either reject Jesus who had died for them or they could neglect him or they can accept Bim. The jews rejected him and Many gentiles reject Nim. He says he does t see any nobility of character in anybody who does not openly profess jeans. Aud be told of a girl who denied her Mother to her guest because her Mother was badly disfigured from a Burn in which she got badly burned saving the daughter. He says Jesus made the sacrifice for us and we ought to do As much Tor Bim. He told of a Man woo went oat to fight the Battles in the civil War for a Man and when be came Back minus a leg the Man refused to admit Bim to Bis Boose. Jesus substituted for us and will we shut him out he says the Only thing Between non Church members and cell tonight is Jesua Jesus says Quot if any Man Bear my voice and open the door i will sup with him and he with and then he proposed that be would make this offer that Ibe people might accept Jesus just As they expected him to recognize them when the death Angel hovered Over. 1 fifteen came Forward for the prayers of the cd Orch and be told them to join some Church at once. He made it emphatic that they did not have to join any particular Church but they ought to go into some Church and that right off. He got #840 for his two weeks work. Last thursday morning the Royal neighbors started on a fishing party they left town about half after seven o clock that comes pretty Early these Nice Cool mornings but any Way there was about fifteen went from town and about that Many joined them on the Way the Tolas from town took horns and whistles of All descriptions and the noise they made every time they came to a farm was nothing Small of my Bow the chickens Aid Fly and the bogs did run was something awful. We have Lieen wondering Ever since what the people along the Way thought of the outfit we Don t believe anyone cared because they started oat to have a Good time and that is what they were having. We believe therm Crone walked the biggest part of the Way every time we looked Back he was running along Side of the Road cutting Willows to make More whistles for the crowd or he was gathering wild Flowers along the Public Highway to decorate their wag Onette with. We went West on the by Gourney Road out 11 we got two Miles East of Dublin Theo we went South we Don t know How Many Miles it seemed like a Good Many to As we kept on a going until we landed at Dunbar s Lake if you know where that is. We went right through Grace Hill Aud if one of the party had t mentioned it we would never known that we went through that Inland town when we got to the Lake every one got out and got Busy fixing a their fishing tackle and it Wasny to Long until most All the crowd was along the Bank fishing and before Long some fish was caught by some they were dressed in a doable Quick Barry and Pat in skillets Aud Fried Over some Dandy goals and the ladies also Fried some potatoes and made hot Coffee the baskets were emptied onto a Long table and say if that Plinio dinner did no to taste Good then we Don t know what we Are talking about miss Kathenne Hopengardner took several different pictures of the crowd they All stayed until the Cool of the evening when they started Bock for their respective Homes thinking it was a Day Well spent. Low fore to the Pacific Cost vie Chicago. Milwaukee or St. Paul railway. Every Day from september 15 to october 15, 1909, inclusive this rail Way will sell Low one Way colonist tickets from stations on its lines to Seattle Tacoma Spokane Portland Victoria Vancouver Butte san Francisco. Los Angeles Salt Lake City. Ogden and to dozens of other Points West and Northwest. Stop overs allowed Low one Way tickets will also be on Sale bet Ween Alcove dates from stations on this railway to Montana Idaho and Washington stations on the new line to the Pacific coast the Chicago Milwaukee amp puget Houma railway. Stop overs will also be allowed on these tickets affording an excellent Opportunity to see the wonderful new country opened by this new line. For Complete information regarding Cost of tickets sleeping car service and fares routes and train service see nearest ticket agent of the Chicago Milwaukee amp St Paul railway. Descriptive folders regarding the country along the new line from f. A. Miller general passenger agent Chicago. 7-Bt Public sad. Having sold my farm i will sell at my residence at the Edge of Crawfordsville on Friday oct. I 1909, the following property 6 horses one Mare 7 years old i two year old filly i yearling horse Colt 9 sucking Colts 12 Bead of cattle four Good milk cows i cow and calf 2 yearling steers 4 calves. Six dogs four gilts two boars Corn about 20 acres of Corn in Field. 15 tons of Good Hay. Straw 800 bushels of Oats 25 bushels of old porn. One 16-Incb Balky plow 14-Incb walking plow Riding cultivator walking cultivator Iron Harrow 2 wagons 2 bag Gies 2 set s of harness one single harness one porn planter one Bob sled Bay ladders beating stove Cook stove and other articles too numerous to mention terms a credit of to months will be Given on All Soma Over #10, purchaser giving approved note #10 and under Cash 6 per cent discount Tor Cash on All sums Over #10. J. E Cook. D f Macon auctioneer Davidson Bro clerks methodist ladies will serve lunch we handle a very extensive Stock of the rubber goods syringes Etc. Quality is very important in these goods far More important than the Price. The goods we carry Are we think As Fine As Are produced while the prices Are very reasonable As Low As one can desire who wants Good goods. Hot water bottles bulb and Fountain syringes nipples breast Shields bottle fittings and miscellaneous Nursery supplies. J ii Public Sale. Having decided to quit farming we will sell at the will Gibson farm i mile sooth of flags cd Orch and 6 Miles North of Washington on Richmond Road thursday sept 80, commencing at to o clock the following property 9 horses Grey Norman Brood Mare. 6 years old weight 1500, Bay Mare 8 tears old broke weight 1450,two Grey Norman 2-year-old Colts extra Good three yearling Norman Colts extra Good Norman stacking Colt Brood Mare 8 years old in foal 9 head of cattle 8 extra Good Milch cows two to be fresh soon 2 yearling heifers j yearling steers one steer calf. Hogs. Sixteen Brood sows 7 of which have pigs by aide balance to Farrow soon 27 head of Spring Boata i pare bred Daroc boar. Farm machinery 2 wagons 2 buggies 2 Riding cultivators sulky plow stirring plow one 15 foot 8-Section Barrow and cart Sattley Corn planter Sattley disc Champion Mower band Corn Sheller 2 sleighs 2 sets of doable work Bat Ness. I set of doable baggy harness 2 sets of single harness 2 Iron kettles and Many other articles too numerous to mention. About 500 bushels of Oats. About 20 bushels of Clover seed. About 25 ions of Bay in barn one Straw stack 40 acres of stalk pasture and to acres of grass with plenty of water and shelter usual term-1 draw Haugh and Gibson. D. F Macon. Auctioneer a Ralph Dougherty clerk. Lunch on the ground Public Sale. Having sold my farm i will offer at Public Sale at my residence. 8 Miles South of Washington and 8 Miles North of Wayland on the Washington and Wayland Road on thursday got. 7, 1909, commencing at to of clock a. Rn., the following property to wit 19 head of horses and males Black Mare 5 yrs. Old it. 1850, Bay Mare 5 years old it 1250 broke to All harness Gray Mare to yrs old. Sate in foal it 1450, Bay Mare 8 yrs old Safe in foil it 1400, driving Mare 5 yrs old lady broke 6 two year Olds coming three 5 yearlings coming two All mares 2 of All the Good things the Best conies from the Royal Market once you patronize thi big clean Market you see what you have been missing for Here you find everything in the meat fish poultry or canned goods line other markets Don t carry half the Stock this big Market does and with this enormous Stock they carry and because they have their own killing House and kill All their own beef pork veal sheep and Iamb and make All their own lard and sausage you can buy Here for a great Deal less than at the Small markets that depend on the packers for their meat. You can save a Noney and get the freshest meats. Come and give the Royal a trial. South of Post office. The big clean Market. Stuart 6 son. Suy i our furs direct from the makers. We have secured the Agency for p. Schlampp amp co. Minneapolis largest fur manufacturers guaranteed furs skis bought from trapper. Fur told direct to a a it it. Sam you 20% this Black or Blue Wolf set $27.70 Elthor pow old or Kiel for $13.85 Lints than out with to Pirn to statin. Letb at a Ria style. Wolf is very fashionable this Yea satisfaction guaranteed or Money promptly refunded let us show you Sample sets pick out just what you want and save 20%.-come in and sees it Ham ppm a Book of furs�?125 illustrations Ana Over 78c a Vins and prices. The Asher co., Washington Iowa. Suckling Colts and 2 suckling males. 7 head of Cattie consisting of 2 cows one with calf by Side two year old Heifer yearling Ball 2 Spring calves Short Horn milk cow. 70 head of hogs 61 Spring shoats weighing about too pounds Sod 9 broods sows. Eight or to tons of Clover Hay Low Wagon with Bay ladders set work harness Hammer gang plow and other articles too in melons to mention. Terms twelve months time on All sums Over #10. Purchaser giving note with approved Security #10 and under Cash 6 per cent off for Cash. James b Moo Bart Wenger Bro auctioneers. Lunch by ladles Aid society of pleasant Hill cd Orch 9-2t Indian waste baskets this week Only 29 cts the fair. I l. N Trabert who married mias Sarah Graber of Noble was Iii monday. He and Bis family Are Bere visiting. He lives at Chapman neb., where be was Secretary of their democratic club last Campaign and be knows Bryan like a Book and admires Bim. He is also an Automo Ilist and knows them like foxes do their holes. We had a pleasant talk for you know we pretend to be a in automobile lore too. Suits from #12.00 to $40.00 at the Asher co. Store the exclusive store for ladies. 7-5t we. Beardsley of Haskins Bas teen elected president of the eighteenth Iowa regiment reunion association which held a reunion at Chariton last week

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