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Marble Rock Weekly, The (Newspaper) - January 28, 1897, Marble Rock, IowaVol. 22 no. 25. Marble Rock Floyd county. Iowa Jax. X 1sd7. Terms a year to the users of kerosene Why buy poor Oil when you can get Good Oil for the same Price do not buy Oil from the Charles City tank Wagon. We buy Only Pennsylvania pro duct shipped in barrels. Throw away your old Wicks used with poor Oil and try our Oil with a new and you will never have More bother with your lamps. Yours for Mutual Benefit Geo. W. Gates societies. A. R. A. 31. A f. To a. Corner Stone Lodge no. 251. Regular communication on or before null Moon. Brothers ill to attend. Robburt Hii get. In. Ii. A h. Hue. 1, o. O. F. Myrhle Hock Lodie so. 3ik. Mckels thursday Tuin of eur Wae t. Visitors cordially Mvi Ted. A. It. G. Ii.itosenkk.u.3, Sec. Lodge. No. Meets tuesday evening f each neck. A is Tiu Brethren invited. K. Wjk c. C. Walt k. Of r. B. I. L. Or ii. Meets Tat sri tuesday n met in each Mouth in add yellows Hall. L. 1 Reb. 11. J. Ackley Liee. Sec. Meets at the Home of mrs. Sten Art the 1st mid cd thursday of each month adj o clock in. A a. Set 1 tet. Cuni Brixa Asre ii. Sec. The Nevada legislature has before it a Bill legalising prize fighting. A special License of is levied on the sport Nevada is about 100 years be Hind times and should surrender her claim to the sisterhood of states. G. A. K. Rock no. 305, meets first saturday l each my Iii. C. T. com. To. B. Cab tue adj. W c t c thursday. Mil. Tikk lbs. A. M. Mebki.u-, Secretary. Churches. Methodist i reaching sundays All 7-30 in. Eur North league meeting at prayer meeting to i Rudaj 1 to Ivinson pastor. Clint Tiai sunday at 11 . And . Christian knee aver meets lit p. M. Praver meet uni wednesday eve Ning. J. Will pastor. Fitek Fen Days at . And p. M. Young Peoples meeting at prayer meeting tuesday evening. J. P. Pastor. 1st sunday in each month Aill a. M. P. M. Sunday school every sunday at 10 a. M. Services held in the Union House. Ii. Gust pastor. Mayor. Ile Corder. City officers. Joseph Wiloth ii b hobe Krans treasurer. J w Martin Street commissioner c. F. Jesmore Jar Hal c barinik1. We Fletcher. I Hose trans a 11 Meier Chab k Llu Guett finlon township school Cunard president Geo w Russell. Secretary. Ii b ies treasurer. John directors 1 sick Taudt Harry Packman. E p Walstr Lew Inman r. Bine John Kates s Lam i Parober m ceo w in Sata surf for 11 Fhi Shultz. Scott town help officers. Xis v to 17 constables vol Nev Beers Coy j Niley town w Nicholson. Kinney w w Itter and or. Beaver. Scott township school Gourd president John Secretary. George s Boldnin treasurer Charie d Merrick 1 John Bishop Bryce Ward a new Gerber e . X Chas Uker 7 j Cunningham 4 John Ahsert s j w Jeffrey it John Losee. 13nrr, John c. Shore in. Terms of court-4th monday in january 1st monday in 2nd monday in september. Monday in november Board of supervisors Lucius Lane chairman Charles City Phillip Shultz a Marble Rock Timothy pippin Rockford b. S. Chichester Kidd 3. C. Morrin. Siles Heglas Meetin if monday in Jan Nara. April. June and september ind monday in Novemb. County officers. Auditor. I Corse 3 Blanford treasurer. Cash sit clerk of the courts a. Ii. My Mmson . Superintendent w. sane or f. A. Roziene cont attorney Frank Coroner 0. W. Knickerbocker two help of Lem. Of the e p Waltter s h Davis iter Chukri t hex r f. To is reported that on the Celebration of the Queen s Diamond Jubilee a number of Long term convicts will be pardoned. This Rumor has started the friends of mrs. Maybrick to renewed exertions on behalf of the convict lady whose Case has attracted so much at Tention throughout the country. The state Senate committee on cities and towns is about to recommend that the Charters of the special charter cities be abolished. A motion to that effect was made and would have carried had not a request been granted to give them a hearing next Friday a ten port Cedar rapids Dubuque and Keokuk Ara the four special charter cities and they will make one of the hardest fights of the session against it. Thomas c. Platt of me to notoriety has been elected United states senator from new York to succeed David b. Fill. We predict that if a difference arises bet Ween president to Kinley and senator 1 Latt the latter will not Send his resignation to the governor of new York As he did Dur ing the directorship Square in the Garreld administration. While stroking a strange cat on the head Theodore Goehring of ii Augbert township Beaver county Pennsylvania had quite an exciting experience one Day last week. The eat a vicious one suddenly grabbed his thumb in its Mouth and held on like bulldog. Goehring beat the floor with the cat but tuis failed to loosen is hold on his thumb. He finally had to chop off its head with an a. Even then the its jaws had to be pried open like the jaws of a Turtle it was found that the cat s Teeth had gone through thumb. The new University medical depart ment Hospital at Iowa City will be the and bos. Of in the United Stales when it is completed. The Board of regents of the College have awarded the contract for it to John Howie of Dubuque on two conditions in addition to the contract Price Mak ing the main hems of interest in the agreement As follows i he building shall be constructed of Iowa materials solely and exclusively. The building shall be built with Iowa labor solely and Eicle Bitely. The building shall Cost a household d Fuller of Canajoharie n. A says that he always King s new discovery in the Bouse and his family has always Jound he very Best results Follot us use that he would not be without it if pro curable. G. A. Dyke than druggist cat still n. Y., says that or. King s new discovery is undoubtedly the Best cough remedy 1 slut he used it in his family for i Piehi and it has never failed o i do till that is claimed for it. Why not try a Rei Redy no Long tried and 1 trial free at a. cd s i drug store. A Gular size Doc and jj1.0u. A Bill been introduced in the legislature of North Dakota making one year the limit of residence in that state to obtain a divorce this is in tended to Stop tiie wholesale divorce business engaged in for the Benefit of Eastern marital malcontents there will be a big fight on the Bill by lawyers and hotel keepers who have reaped a Harvest from the present in. Congressman John c. Sturtevant of Crawford county who will succeed Joseph c. Sibley in the nest Congress is now in Philadelphia. Lie said that he had called on president elect Mckinley at his Home in Canton and that the latter said "1 will Call a special session of con press on Marieh 15, and unless i Chance my mind you May be in Washington by that time. I desire to have my protective system inaugurated immediately upon my inauguration and i want a measure passed that will Iii Uichi Dicky Sililo Uduc Upali Josd Auli give Idle men farms in England arc Selling at a ruinous reduction of their former value says the new York Tribune and in Many cases cannot be sold at All. Many properties within Tiro hours ride of London Are deserted. Recently at the Sale of Lang Dun Abbey 039 acres of land with farmhouse stabling Homestead and seven modern cottage Only realized or less than a 9 per acre. Fifteen years ago the prop erty was valued at Over and four years ago it was mortgaged for in Essex county within a Day s walk of the Bank of England s farm which in 1875 rented for has for five years rented for cd per annul the occupant paying the uses amounting to about i Loo. In Many cases farms have been sold for less than one tenth of their value Twenty years ago. Well to do Farmers Are abandoning the business and going to the colonies or to the cities to Start life anew. Nor does there seem to be any hopeful Outlook for the Industry in the future. Lord Salisbury recently declined to receive a deputation of English Farmers baying that he knew As much about the wants of the agriculturalists As they could Tell him which was no doubt True and it is equally True that with the Best will in the world the government is powerless to Render them any material assistance although the situation is grievous there May be some Consolation in the fact that it is worse on the continent and seems to be equally irremediable we have not yet suffered so severely in this country but have by no Means escaped the depressing influences which seem to Nave fallen on agriculture every where. Did iou electric bit ters As a remedy for your troubles it not get a bottle now and get Relief. This Medicine has been found to be peculiarly adapted to the Relief and cure of All female complaints exerting a wonderful direct influence in giving strength and tone to the organs it you h Ive loss of appetite constipation headache fainting spells or Are Ner Vous sleepless excitable melancholy or troubled with electric bitters is the Medicine you need health and strength Are guaranteed by its use Large Only fifty cents at a. J. Asker go s drus store. Washington letter. A Jan. 22, 1s97. The members of the Senate commit tee on foreign relations Rasdel it very Plain to Secretary Olney at the meeting of the committee that he attended up on the invitation of senator Sherawn now chairman of that committee and soon to succeed him at the head of the state department that neither prejudice nor desire to get even with the administration was playing any Pait in the consideration of the arbitration treaty that senators were Only after the fullest information about those sections of the treaty upon which More than one construction could be placed and when that information had been obtained the treaty would be dealt with according to its merits. The result of none of the senatorial contests More site fiction to re publicans in cons rss than he reelection of senator Pritchard of North Carolina. Was a double satisfaction. They were to see senator i Pri Tabard reelected because they thought he deserved of be and because it was a stinging defeat for senator Butler the Man who traded the popu list votes to Sewell and who has been posing As the biggest headed rooster in the populist barnyard and otherwise making a show of himself. This week has been almost entirely devoted to routine business in both branches of Congress excepting the time Given up to he Nicaragua canal Bill in the Senate. The Republican members of the House ways and Means committee Are sticking steadily to the hard task of preparing the Tariff hard this work really is there Are few who understand outside of those who have taken part in similar jobs is president Harrison sex attorney general Miller and sex vice president Morton were in Washington week but their unit has no political Signild a neither of them now it Lively in politics. The first two came in connection with a they Haj be fore the supreme court and the latter on business connected with his holdings of Washington real estate. A petition signed by Intro than two Hundred members of the House asking that time be Given for the consideration of 2u Bills on the Calendar providing for the election of Ruthc buildings in the various states was presented to speaker iced this week by a committee headed by representative Hicks of pair. Reed now has the matter under consideration. Although he candidly told the committee that he was personally opposed to appropriations of this nature while the annual deficit is and that be did not approve of passing Bills providing for Public buildings and leaving the approx nations to pay for them to be made by other congresses there is a possibility that he May Grant the request of the signers of the petition and set aside one or More Days for the consideration of these Bills. The Silver democrats arc already i weakening on their programme of pre venting the confirmation of the Nomi nation of Gold democrats for office Secretary Francis was con armed with out a division and the nominations of sex congressman for Ian who was the Gold democratic candidate for governor of Illinois to be commissioner of internal Lichen to and of William Crow Mcgreery to be collector of the first District of mo., have been favor ably reported and will probably be con firmed. Some of the Small Fry nominations will probably be permanently Hung up because they have nobody in i the Senate to make a Light for them the House committee on Public i lands spoiled some democratic stories by promptly reporting Back to the House the free Homstead Bill just As it was passed by the Senate. Chair Man Lacey presented a minority report favouring the exception of lands the government is Selling As trustee for indians. Senators will not discuss the Ware senatorial muddle for publication but it is a Good guess to say that or Kenney the Democrat who claims to have been elected to the Senate from i that state a few Days ago nil not be escorted to a seat in that body on the i Day he presents his credentials. Col Dupont thinks he has a prior claim on that s Jat and the committee on elections is now considering As to whether it shall report in favor of the reopening of col. Do font s claim. A senator who has t exactly made up his mind As to whether he will vote for or against the ratification of the arbitration treaty said speaking of it after All there arc two sides to this question. Speaking generally of arbitration. I should not hesitate to say that i favored it. For instance had arbitration been applied to the Ameri can colonies with England and the d Eisile vote been East by a Monarch of Europe do you suppose there would today be any United almost something for nothing All Wool Black All Wool Black dress coat Irish freeze Ulster All Wool Black Kersz dress extra Nice Black dress Coats. 86.50 6.50 8.50 8.50 9.50 the cheapest line of Good overcoats you Ever saw. We Are also Selling fur mittens for overalls Wool sox two pair Good suspenders .39 .19 .25 Money refunded if goods Are not satisfactory. Invincible unsurpassable without a write a regular subscriber who Lias read it fur Many years of the Issue Ottlie St. Louis Globe Democrat and Liis is Trio Pirn Aninious verdict of More than half a million by old All Colin the biggest Best and cheapest National and family journal published in America. It strictly Republican in politics but it is above All a newspaper and gives All the news promptly acc Rutily and is ind isl in Sale to the b Armer. 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