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Marble Rock Weekly, The (Newspaper) - January 4, 1900, Marble Rock, IowaMarble Rock weekly. H. 15. Kies sox. Publisher Marble Rock. Through the air Shaft. By Kengott f. Harris. ideas 1 am juju Injo i Tiht a course of study in the Ilat Dweller. I suppose said his Friend. It would of co arse be necessary in that connection. Hydrostatics Mig a t help a Man out too. Do you Hap pen to know what you Are talking too too Well. Several of my most cherished ideals have been shattered lately by an iconoclastic air Shaft in our building and i want to find out people Are merely careless of the opinions of their neighbors or whether they Are ignorant of the Soti nil convey inf properties of the said Shaft. It seems impossible that you should not hear what the rest of the House is saying. And yet if they do 1 Don t understand Why they Are still Chil to me when they meet me on the Stair or in the Vestibule or Why they Don t take a Tumble and shut Doug the windows when they Are talking Over private mat is that what you that is most certainly thai i do. Ii i want to express my opinion of the piano playing on the third floor or the inconsiderate was in which the Man on was to be compelled to bleed to death without an Effort being made to pre him. Sticking plaster he said was the first usually applied in such cases. Valere was the sticking1 plaster ? where in Thunder lid the owner of the female voice keep the sticking plaster malediction of Sev eral varieties of the sticking plaster Laud on the disgraceful Lack of tem prevailing in this place. I stepped out and called gently to my wife. She came and after she i listened for a moment i asked her 1 if the recognised the voice. No i am not articular in curious about neigh but anybody who had heard what i . Sonic us c v to thing of the personality of the Man who could say such things. She said it was or. Jackson. 1 told her not to jest on such a subject As or. Jackson. It did t seem to me and i m not what you d cull a particularly reverential Man. But she stuck to it that it was Jackson and 1 had to bet her a Box of Cardy to keep her quiet my own theory was that it was the Cigar Salesman up above us. I had heard the Cigar Salesman demonstrating with the janitor about the heat when the cold weather first came on. And i thought i recognized his style. However about an hour later i heard the Street door close and looking out of the window 1 Sau or. Jackson. 1 noticed that he had a strip of Black court plaster just below his neat whiskers. 1 smiled at him As he looked up and lie Only bowed. I guess he was afraid his wound would crack open if he disturbed the natural order of his Princess of Wales Itow she her in Curcis and personally after intr 1 its. Its what my wife the floor above us kicks off his boots at Midnight i go into the room opening on to the air Shaft to do it. I open the windows As a further precaution and 1 a. In c adj i dial Hull Rous Bell like tones. If on the other hand 1 want to Tell my that owing to the state of the Market and other circumstances Over which i have no control she will have to defer the Purchase of that hat for another week or two. I first close both window and you Are not willing that they should even suspect that you have to practice a reasonable remarked the Friend. Said the Fiat Mueller you Don t always grasp Cay in Otic. T in t go much what 1 say to my that i care about folks hearing it s what my wife says to me. Of course she say it in the heat of the moment and does t really mean it but people who heard Lier and did t know me might suppose that she was relieving herself of her candid and unbiased opinion of my Eon duct and Tiow about the asked the Friend. Of nothing particular 01113 things Are not always they seem and i had been through life taking people at face value before i went up against the Shaft. There is tie Case of or. Jackson to Begir if it was or. Jackson i feel Jackson lives on the third floor and he starts for business about an hour ahead of me so that i Don t see much of him. I never wanted to a a matter of fact because whenever i looked at him i seemed to realize what a vile and abject wretch i was and How Pirttle valid excuse i had for living. That i sri t a. Comfortable feeling you know. I Don t know what it was about him in particular that made me feel that it was his general effect. T Nuese. I m pretty certain however that his Little Side whiskers and his Blac gloves had a Good Deal to do with it. He s just the silliest talker too. Lays a lot of Stres is on his is smile is simply ineffable. Well was parting my hair quietly and peace ably one morning last week when 1 heard door slam tip above and Al most immediately through the Shaft came a blighting Stream of anathema. T would closed the window immediately Only i was curious to know what it was All about. Pretty soon somebody who was feeling the same about female is it. Henry yelled Back. I be Cut half my face All 44 i believe you re re marked the voice. Then Henry broke lease again. It appeared from Wiat he said he Laid the to the banging of the door As immediate cause and that he considered that action and Crim Inal Vonjj possible of perpetration by person of a Low order of intelligence. Be used Tome Fine Vig Orous unix language in his characterisation at this sort of thoughtlessness and few lines Mere on the general course Hama in wanted to know if Jet it must have been a great Shock 1o murmured the Friend sympathetically. It was but As i said or As i meant to Fay if 1 did t say it was t the worst i be got. There s a Sweet timid Little thing has been sitting on the Steps outside on a strip of red carpet with a smooth haired innocent looking boy All summer. 1 heard her swat her Little brother and then Tell her Mother it was because the Little boy had eaten All the cold boiled cabbage. When she hit the kid it sounded As if somebody had burst a paper bag. That 1 could have loved that girl myself if i had been free. I think they have got Little Willie of the red carpet cinched i heard the old Man and her Mother talk ing it Over in the air Shaft room the other night. It seems that Avillie is get Ting a week which was something of a Surprise to me. He does t look it. At the same time the old lady does t seem to think that will support live Una Darling in the style to which she has been accustomed. When i reflected on the present ridiculously Low Price of cabbage this was another staggered. The old Man thinks the proposition is All right the Way it stands and 1 think his head is level taking the family Point of from Willie s site of the Fence i think there s some sympathy coming to the bridegroom. Still you can t Al Vvs i m inf n Oil to nor no for girl As Jou know but if i was Willie could t sit on the same red carpet with me and hold Ruy hand through the Sweet summer should observed the Friend you would feel a certain delicacy about listening to this sort of i replied the Flat Dweller. It s of preside at times. There s lots of the talk to lat does t interest me a particle and i a Deal of time waiting in the Hope that something of importance will be said. I Don t care the Phippps have entertained the Princess of Wales has an aristocratic love of line animals. She greatly interested in All full blood Stock from the Brood of White i Rah Inas Given to her 20 years ago by the Queen to the Cream White horses which draw her to Windsor on Days of great state. One of the things which the Prin Cess Best about Suud Ringham her country Home is that there she has a. Kennel of dogs in which there Are Many of the finest of All the Best Breeds of England. And it is the daily Delight of the Princess to visit the Keu Uejo alone or in company with her husband to frolic with the dogs or carry them the Noonday meal of dainties for which they soon grow to watch. The plan of the Princess kennels is a Good one when their Are Sev eral select Breeds to be kept separate. There is a Large building fitted up with Small dog houses which arc in turn enclosed in different rooms each one of which is As big us an Ordinary barn so that each Breed has a Bam of its Koine s. Then All Are so arranged that they can be opened into each other and thrown into one. The dogs play about in their own separate apartments or barns in bad weather or run out into the Little Yards provided for them. But once a Day when the Princess them or when company comes to Sandring Ham then the doors Are All thrown open and the dog Rush out into the big Ligh u room which is known As the when their meal time is Over and they Are no longer upon inspection they return to their own separate kennels in answer to the Call which the hound master gives Are in separate barns once More. All of the dogs Are admirably trained and when they Are placed on Sale As becomes necessary once in awhile when their numbers becomes too great they Are eagerly bought by Hunters and clog seekers who wish something very intelligent in the dog species. The pugs of which there Are Many Are specially intelligent for that photograph Frame. How to make m Stirt Killay at 1 recent it a Marc la xxi Weime. To make a pretty and cheap Frame of photographs procure a Sheet of Stout cardboard and from this Cut in Oval name the desired. 15uy some Heads from the chemist the Price vanes according to size but Good ones May be had at three for five cents. With a Sharp Strong knife Cut of cd the grooved circular cuts at the end of the poppy Heads. Gum these neatly with Strong gum or Ghie uppermost. When dry and fixed paint these disks with Gold or Sil ver metallic paint and also paint and Bill a commercial traveler on his trip called non a Well known chemist. He was Nerr Ous As he put his hand in his pocket and handed out a card. I represent that Laid the Young Mau. Vou Are replied the chemist. The commercial traveler Vas encouraged and said i think so sir and the chemist who trades us is even More so. My firm has the finest line of cosmetics in the i should t have thought slowly responded the of Medicine. Her complexion looks and he banded Back the photograph which the you Man had Given him by mistake. He took it and left without Haiti in to make any Farewell tit bits. Lor 1uou. Indications everywhere Point to great Prosperity for the coming plus is an in variable sign of a healthy nature. The Suc Cess of a country As veil As the Success of a individual depends upon health. There can be no health if the stomach is weak. If you have Auy stomach trouble try Hostet Ter s stomach bitters which cures dyspepsia indigestion and bilious Ness. It Mikei Strong vigorous Mea and women. Csikai photog Kappii re surface of the cardboard left visible be tween the same tint or a contrasting enamel. I he photograph May be fixed to the Back of the Frame in several ways according to the value in the owner s estimation. It May be placed behind a piece of Glass and secured by gluing on a piece of cardboard at the Back of the Frame to hold All together or it be lightly pasted on the Back of the Frame which can then be Hung up by rings or ribbons. The above method of decoration is very admirable and Efferth when a j Plain wooden Frame of the in paused for poker work is chosen the rim of the Oval opening being ornamented in the above mentioned Cincinnati commercial Tribune. Where s the their Cousin feels about As Long As they care to and wonder she has t sense enough to see that she has Ouist Ajeo Sci tulle. It Hucia n comes echoing and reverses along Down that Shaft that i m suspected of having stolen a Spring mattress from the storeroom next to mine in the basement there s a certain flavor of mild excitement about it. So there is when theories Are advanced concerning the past of mrs. Car to Michael who is in my judgment the Best looking woman in the building but i hate to put in ten or tween min utes to learn that the janitor has t thoroughly cleaned out the garbage cans for two weeks. I la Tell you some thing about mrs. Carmichael some time or in t now about As Good a time As it would be All right if i was t in some Bingo a said the Fiat Dweller. Mrs. Carmichael was one of my i la have to Teil you about thai some other that s the Way with said the Friend in an aggrieved tone. You Maunder along for an hour or two and then just when you Are threatening to Tell something entertaining you choke daily record. The Princess and orb of her pets. Considered so hard to they have deservedly be come the pet dogs of English Royalty. The Pup that disports himself about the morning rooms of the Queen is said to understand All Ordinary dog commands in three languages Ger Man French and English. When the Princess of Wales goes tit to the dog Kitchen to feed her dogs she wears a big apron of White Muslin or of Light dotted stuff. The is plainly made except for a few tucks and a neat bib and is big enough to keep a gown from All harm. As the Princess always wears a tight fitting Black dress in the House the apron strings an tied around As neat a Waist As can be found in England. These aprons by the Way Are part of the present which the Princess gets every year from the sales and Bazars which she opens. And they Are also from the fairs which she helps sup port by buying generously of their Stock and so adding not Only Patron age bit real Money also. A soft Felt hat and a pair of dog skin gloves Complete the outfit which would not seem Dressy for the wife of a gentleman Farmer which any lady with a country Home might Well imitate. In the Basket which the Princess carries there Are pieces of stale bread broken into catching size for dog Gie s Mouth and scraps of cake and bits of sweets. Nothing very Rich Ever goes in the dog s Basket for it is the Pride of the master of the Kennel that he keeps his charges in Good health and Liat at the annual dog shows they Are Frimd to be of just the right weight too fat nor too Chicago Democrat. True cheerfulness. Looking on Thell Rigil Side eventual in Evit a obstacle in the Way to happiness. It was an inherited gift. Johnnie you talk too see Here dad Alt Velanie for your marrying into talkative Cleveland Plain Dent Notti Xen mothers should insist upon their nursemaid being scrupulously clean in their pc so and neat and tidy in their at All times and per titular by they see to it that their Finger nails Are never too Long and Are Jar fact y clean As in Tho event of no dentally scratching their charges serous results of which blood poisoning is not the least might ensue. Simy ii i seen yer buy the Apple Susy Roach an if be Don t Gimme Alf i la rub a inst yer an catch to if one could choose that Gife of All others which would bring the greatest blessings in its Way it would be the gift of always looking on the Bright Side. It is the people who cultivate the Wise habit of looking for the Silver lining in the Clouds around them who to ultimately succeed. The habit of looking for the Bright Side is especially valuable to the mis Tress of a household. The radiance of her cheerfulness extends like Waves of olt i n ence. Many a Good Man broken Down by discouragements has been cheered by the counsel of such a Brave woman and encourage i to make a fish Start has gone on to final Success. I the darkest hour when even liopefi.-. Youth shrinks from what seems a Hope less by Ruggly. Courageous Molliei has urged her son to persevere in wet , and kept him True to himself that there is a Bright Side even in the hour a Way out of the to Ostler flexing Maze let us never Doi by. Tli3 most disheartening failures have often the stepping stones to Success. The old saying it is always darkest before expresses a spiritual truth if not n natural one. To for till great original work of men. Says the new York Tribune has met with unqualified Success from the be . All great inventors have been called foolish dreamers by the shallow thinkers of the world until they proved the of their work. This some times took years of trial. It takes n Wise person to recognize True Gold in its crude form. Genuine Merit often fails at first to be recognized. If to can learn experience from every failure Aiice gather strength Tor a trial in persisting in walking on the sunny Side of our daily path we need fear nothing. The experience of All teaches the truth that by keeping the Bright Side before them and never turning Back to Brood Over the past and by this Means Only May Rise on Ste Pirr stones of their dead selves to higher things. Is Al vicious dust must be looked upon As one of 4ir greatest , both indoor As Well As outdoor dust. A room should not be dusted for an hour after it has been cleaned. By this time the dust will have had time to Settle. Carpets Whf a not properly clean Are enemies to health. They should be shaken As often As possible As this prolongs their Wear the dust which collects under them grinds out the threads. A oar pet is faded washing it with Strong Salt and water will often restore the Bright Ness of the colors. Cheap Dusty coals Are injurious to health and the affect the Throat and lugs. The Best kids should always be used and will be found the cheaper in the end. Dressing for the hair. A Nice dressing for the a Ris made by dissolving half an ounce of the Best White Wax in seven ounces of Almond Oil. When nearly cold add j2 drops of essence of almonds or 20 drops of Lem i on. Or in fact any perfume that you fancy. To arrest the falling of the hair and to promote new growth mix two wine glasses of deodorized paraffin with three parts of a Glass of rum. Rub this into the Scalp. A Little Sweet Olive Oil rubbed into the hair of a person whose Scalp has Little natural Oil is an excellent occasional treatment. One should never allow the hair to get too dry for the. Hair becomes rift Tif Breaks at end and loses ill of Ita woman in finance. A Detroit Man whose wife was coming to san Francisco on a visit accompanied her As far As Chicago and put her on the Overland train. Deep releasing her he gave the Porter halt of a live Dollar big that he had torn in two telling the Man that his wife had the other half and would give it to him at the end of the journey if she were pet Perry looked after. When he got Hoine he found he had neglected to give his wife the other half of the torn Bill and a few Days Juter he received a letter from his wife reminding him of the fact and saying she had torn a Dollar Bill in and Given half of it to the Porter. Somewhere along the line there must be a wild eyed dark with the halves of two worthless Bills in Iii Possession Ami a firm conviction that he has been worked by some sort of a new Fli Flam game. Mean while the Detroit map. Is anxious to find out what sort of reasoning his wife used when she gave that Porter a half instead of i Tuiai. Usu Yundi i Paul Laco How s we offer one Hundred dollars Howard for any Case of Catarrh that cannot be cured by Hall s Catarrh cure v. J. Cheney co., props., Toledo 0. We the undersigned have known f. J. Cheney for the last 15 years and believe him perfectly honorable in All business transactions and financially Able to carry out any obligations made by their firm. West truss wholesale druggists to Ledo 0. Wilding Kinnan Marvin wholesale druggists Toledo 0. Hall s Catarrh cure is taken internally acting directly upon the blood and mucous surfaces of the system. Price 75c. Per bottle. Sold by All druggists. Testimonials Eree. Hall s family pills Are the Best. Winter in tie is Iutin. The season approaches when one s thoughts turn Souaid a place where the in conveniences of a Northern Winter May be escaped. No Section of this country otters such Ideal spots As the Gulf coast on the line of the Louisville Nashville Railroad Between Mobile and new Orleans. It possesses a mild climate pure air even temperature and facilities for Hunting and fishing enjoyed by no other Section. Accommodations for visitors Are first Weiass and can be secured at moderate prices. The l. N. R. A s the Only line by which it can be reached in through cars from Northern cities. Through car schedules to All Points in Florida by this line Are also perfect. Write for folders etc., to j. K. Ridgely n. W. P. A., Chicago. In. The Farmer scored. A .t.v. I t i and was asked by the manager Don t you want to buy a bicycle to ride around your farm on they re cheap Row. Can give you one for i d sooner put the into a said the Farmer. But said the manager How fool ish you would look tiding around Towa on a. of said the no 1.1. _. Than i Louii. City journal. The girl from presented by Charles occupy the Tim which miss Marlon e was to have had in the co Lumbia theater Christmas and new year s weeks. Plus comedy was the Success of the present new York season and will undoubtedly do an enormous business in Chi Cago. Henry Miller is soon to present the Only a dramatization of Dickens novel a tale of two supported by a company selected and managed in Chas. Pro Man. Piso s cure is the Medicine to break up i children s coughs and ii. G. Blunt Sprague wish., March a 04. I you like to hear a girl but i like the Way her Mouth i looks when she gets ready to i topics. To Core n cold in one Day take laxative Trotno quinine tablets. All druggists refund Money if it tails to cure. Wll a. Vinju Sli More foolish perhaps than i would milk or a City do dont delay cares sore the rat croup icon my Berra Cutis Tad As a ctr Tiia cure for coast Muon u first Lutei we t Tore Relief ii Zoei use at com. Ton will the i Eure sect after a tog the flirt Bod in Deal cart ctr Wisn. Loud so menu or by tilt. Through the South to cell Fornin. To those Montem Plattry a trip to Nia particular attention is called to the Sun set limited service from new Orleans to los Angeles and san Francisco via the Southern Pacine company s Sunset route. This service is the limited leavin new Orleans every monday and thursday and direct connection is made from Points North. The Sunset limited provides every Coqui Ort Ulii luxury Ami comprises composite car with Bath Koom Barber shop Library and compartment car with commodious ladies parlor and Superb 10 Section double drawing room sleeping cars and Southern Pacific company dining car in which ail meals Are served a la carte. The i Winig car is a part of and accompanies the Tram from Neyr Orleans to san Francisco. No extra fare exacted for the Many luxuries that the Sun set limited affords. The same rates to Cali fornia and Arizona apply via new Orleans and the Sunset route As via other direct Loutes. Full particulars relative to route rates etc., will he cheerfully furnished by any representative of tie Southern Pacific company. Or address w. 0 Neimyer g. W. A., Clark Street Chicago w. It. Connor com l agent chamber of Commerce build tog Cincinnati. Ohio or w. J. Berg trav. Agent 220 Ellicott Square t Nelile to pronounce it. The neighbors of a certain Well known. Memphis Irish family say that the Good housewife and her lord never know what Domestic discord is except when the old Man goes Home slightly in ins cups. Then is trouble and plenty of it for the old lady is fire and Tow and she says she has consistently tried for a. Score of years to get to quit the storms according to the Story have grown less violent of lats years and for that matter the Tipsy periods of Moike Are not of such frequent recur rence As formerly. Not Long ago so the Story goes the old Man went Home pretty Well tanked and his wife met him. She said be re a comte Home Amin an to that drunk. My my 0, my Moike an Why is it 3 Fez won t Call fur Sarsa Panlia Whin be git replied Mike Whin of gits of Ftp l coir now Yez liar Memphis scimitar. T to los Anleu a and Southern Call. Fora a every Friday night at p. Ro., a through tourist car for los Angeles and Southern California leaves the cd Largo Milwaukee St. Pan Lanway Union Pas Senger station Ciuc ago via Omaha col Orado Springs and bait Lake City for Ali Points in Colorado Utah Nevada and California. In. Addition to the regular Pullman por Ter each car is accompanied by an Intelli gent competent and courteous who will attend to the wants of in route. This is an entirely new of tourist car service and will be appreciated by families or by laches travelling alone. _ particular attention is paid to the care of children who usually get w eary on a Long journey. These tourist cars Are sleeping cars sup plied with All the accessories necessary to Mase the journey and pleasant and the berth rate Iodate two childhood May do without a grand Pur pose but manhood cannot actors Public speakers Praise Hale s Honey of horehound and tar. Pike s Toothache drops cure in one minute. Ate each berth will acc orc persons is Only from Chi Cago to Calu Ornia. Ask the nearest ticket agent Tor a tourist car folder or address Geo. In. Heat Ord general pass and ticket agent civic ago 111. An sex Tang nos ice. Thump thump rattle rattle crash Youm Percy Stone broke rolled Down the Steps of the palatial residence of or. Gold bands. Or. Goldbond returned to the House roil ing Down his s Eeves papa a papa what have Vou been do swered papa who had done a Little eaves dropping in the Hall the night timbre american. Captain Gridley s Mother restored by Peruna Hen you Are ready 6ridley-fire Dewess Flag ship of Lotzia Cap Tao grid1ei, com5axdeu, mrs. Ridky Mother of Captain or icy was in command of Demey s Flag ship at the destruction of the Spanish Fleet at Manilla says of oar remedy per Anat at the solicitation of a. Friend i used Penz and can truth fatty say his a grand tonic and is a woman s Friend and should be used in every household. After using it for a Short period i feel like new Ann e. Gridley. Nearly All our ills Are due to Catarrh we Are liable to have Catarrh of Mhd Catarrh of the Throat Catarrh of the lungs stomach kidneys bladder Pelvic organs. Peruna cures Catarrh wherever located. And drum of Slartman Columbus Ohio for

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