Postville Post in Postville, Iowa
25 Apr 1884

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25 Apr 1884

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Postville Post (Newspaper) - April 25, 1884, Postville, Iowa The District Post. Local and general. Bettor roads. Ransom to night. Test your seed Corn. Choice apples at John Thousia s. Go Obj Umphreys for machinery. 0ocoanut8 and pure Maple sugar fit John Moir s. Go to a. F. Marston for machinery of All kinds. Fred Beedy has been touching up his gallery with paint go to Schultz and Polzel s and buy your goods cheap for Cash. The passenger trains were somewhat off time wednesday. Go hear the hansom company to tight and laugh and grow fat. Fine cigars and tobacco at John Thoma s. N. A. Menaul has some Fine Rose Bushes for Sale at 50 cts. Each. A new line of ladies a Schultz & Welzel s. The Ramsom company Are Stop Ping at the Burlington House. Maple sugar and coconuts at John Thoma s. Carl Holter is the father of a Fine a irl. We congratulate you Carl. A new red White and Blue Mower at w. H. To Skub s. Our stores will soon to filled to overflowing with now goods. Garden seeds in bulk for Sale at Schultz & Welzel s. Robert Ransom the Oom median to Josh Whitcomb to night. Hats and Caps All styles and shape at abm Strong & Holter s. Straw hats and Barefoot boys have it in an appearance on the streets oranges and Lemons at John Thoma s. The commercial House is to have a new hard Wood floor in the office. Five dollars buys you a Good sub Stantial suit of Aem Stuono & Holleb Josh Whitcomb introducing the English dude at Turner Hall to night _ we see by the Waukon papers that measles Are very prevalent in that Vicinity. A Good piano for Sale or Trade for a horse. Inquire of d. Lyons. I Stville. We have received a part of our a silk goods. Please Call and examine. Schultz & Welzel. John Mcghee has moved into the j. Reed residence now owned by a. I. Prescott. Perue City stalk cutters and Cas Ady sulky plows for Sale by a. F. Mauston. House cleaning papering Etc., Are in Progress at the commercial House this week. New goods. Lots of them. Style and fit guaranteed at Armstrong & Halteh s. The rink contained More skaters last saturday night than at any time inae completion. The Mcgregor news can boast of Tiore marriage notices than any other i per in the West bring in your produce and get Cash for it. Schultz & Welzel. A new stairway and awning has Jeaa erected on the East Side of the lot Hill store. Business has been rather Dull this week owing to the Farmers being 1 Usy with seeding Etc. Phillips ind see us before going. I now have an assortment of farm and Spring wagons and top buggies of my own manufacture which i will offer for Sale cheaper than they Ever have b6en offered in this place. R. F. Hickey. Farmers in this Vicinity Are suffer ing considerable from Tho loss of cows. Dresser Gordon and several others having lot several head in Tho past two weeks. The loss of a cow now is a very bad calamity. Careers it will be to your l interest to Call on w. H. Yosek before giving your orders for machinery. He has no travelling Man or agent therefore can give you special bargains and Means business. We Are informed that seeding ii this Vicinity it rather farther advanced than in neighbouring sections. We Are glad to note this As it shows an evidence of Thrift and Prosperity that cannot be disputed. I have on hand a Stock of machinery of All kinds that cannot be beat in the City consisting of reapers mowers sulky plows Corn plows harrows cultivators Etc., a Lii a i am Selling As cheap a any firm can sell. H. S. Humphreys. You will find everything you want to clothes and prices right at Abms Teong & Holter s the Decorah drum Vorpi have reorganized and will probably achieve a a face of to Sec and. Hanover of. Feb. 13, 1884.-after having and pneumonia i had a dreadful cough and could not Bleep at night. The doctors Tod me i had consumption and would die. I have taken six bottles of Piso s Oure and my cough is entirely gone and i am As Well As Over. Emeline Ford. Owing to the Ransom company being Here several nights this week the Plantation minstrel company have postponed their show one week. They will appear without fail Kultur Day eve., May 3d. Reserved seats May be secured at Staadt s drug store after monday next at 35 cts Don t fail to attend As this will be their lust appearance. We Are pleased to notice that Tho Breeding of Horbes is attracting much attention among Farmers in this Vicinity. The raising of horses of a Superior Quality has Ever been a Good business and though the Price of horses is subject to great fluctuations it has always paid to raise Good horses. Progress in that direction will doubt ens be Safe and remunerative. Through the kindness of l. L. Pat Terson we Are in receipt of a Box of samples of Grain raised in Sao county his present Home. It consists of wheat Oats Barley White and yellow Corn also a Sample of the soil. The Grain was raised on the farm of f. P. Hardin a former Resi Dent of it in county. The Sali plos show will for that country All being plump and Bright the wheat especially. The crop from which the Sample is taken going Twenty bushels to the Aore. Tho soil is a Rich Black. The samples May be Soeu at this of fice. Mamma May 1 to to the risk Oil. No my Darling daughter nusa you want to break n Bone you realty Hnin to uyt to for when you try the lightning whirl to show your springy muscle the boys will Seet n foolish girl a sliding on her Bustle. Bine Valley neb Blade. And when against the Wall you loan and Gotze on him you Are Manhing Lour feet will go up and you la come Down and show your next week s washing. The new Bell for the methodist Church has been ordered and will be hero in a few Days. It is Tho same size and make As the other. The Belfry is to be raised so the Bell will swing Clear of the Roo. This is an improvement that has been greatly needed. The other Bell could be heard nearly As Plain at Castalia As it the East end of town owing to the roof of the Church boing being Between it and town. E have been informed by one who was present and knows whereof to affirms that at the democratic comity convention of Clayton county held at Elzador april 12, a series of questions Wera propounded to the members of the convention personally substantially As follows Dou you approve of the general course of or. Weller in Congress this Winter do you approve of his vote on the Tariff Are you satisfied with his ability to fill the position assigned him Are you willing to support him for Congress for the next term ? All these questions were answered in Tho affirmative. To the question do you approve of the course of the North Iowa times in trying to belittle or. Weller b efforts and cripple his Usefull nes there was an emphatic no n. C. Bullock Roth Rod thursday from a trip to Whitewater wis., where he was Oal led the first of the Teok to visit his Broth i in Law m. A. Kimball who lately became insane. Or. Kimball was formerly a resident Horo and will be remembered by Many of our citizens. A Short time ago owing it is supposed to Sun stroke he became suddenly crazy Aud while in this state attempted to kill his family with a Hammer so far succeeding As to Knock two of his children insensible. The Hammer being taken from him he Drew a knife which to had concealed and attempted to Cut his Throat making a very bad Gash in the Side of his neck. As soon As he had done this he became Hami Eless and the wound was dressed. He has since torn the wound open and is now laying in a very critical condition. Or. Bullock forms us that during his visit there he was part of the time rational and recognized him. It is a very sad affair. Old time supper. An old time supper will be Heel at the skating risk thursday evening May 1st. The proceeds of the sup per will go to replace the methodist Bell which was cracked Soma time ago. Supper will be served from 6 to 9 o clock. The Price of admission will be 15 cents and supper 35 cents. Children under 12 years of age half Price. The following a the programme to be carried out by the committees Bope Renoo Jonen precision Hart Doratha Sanders Nathan Wenham patience omaster Luther Marston Abnor Shepherd Abiather Outfield Jane Barnes Thrifty Parke mercy Ann spark Hezekiah Hardin policy Finney Ephrain Sanders Gen. Washington and wife also other and wive will be present. Esther Haines and Dorcas bin Hep will curd Wool and Epin yarn. Rat Bill of Fabb to pork Aud Beans Lection Oake Brown bread cold beef Pia Iles dried Apple pie Garden Bass Hutc Akee White Broad loaf cake custard pie baked Chicken pie mince pie Tongue Ginger bread pumpkin Fie Ginger snaps Hominy. Jacob Stiles and Joshua Stafford will boil the Coffee. Obed burling Isaac Finney and Joho Shaphat Chris will collect the Money. Comfort Wilson. And Obediah Hanks with Jerusha Mott As organist will furnish music sacred and other song. All characters will appear in costumes to fit the occasion. To Are under obligations to or. D. Lyons for a pleasant ride wednesday morning to his farm a Short distauro North of Hardin. The farm contains 500 acres of the choicest land in Iowa with abundance of Timber and water and every natural advantage for successful farming. In fact we were delighted with the appearance of the whole country. Do the people of this Vicinity know that the Region around Postville is really the Garden of Iowa there is no better land in , or in tie Northwest or in the Broad expanse of the United states and but very Little a Good As tie farms in this Vicinity will average but notwithstanding this we observe that there ii less appearance of Genera Tifrit to Rit is in that direction. It should i a prosecuted until Dairying is the siding Pursuit of All this Region of country. The Ransom dramatic company opened Here on wednesday evening with the play entitled wronged to a shamefully poor House. The company plainly showed themselves to be ladies and gentlemen of Talent and in. Spite of the miserably Small aug ii Noe they Wen the admiration of All those who were present. Little Constance appearing As Ella the orphan was the finest piece of child acting we Ever had Tho pleasure of witnessing. Thursday night they presented that renowned and Well known play Hazel Kirke to an increased yet Small audience. Or. Robert Ransom As Pittius Green the dude was laughable in the extreme showing the gentleman to be an accomplished comedian. Harry Grey Wai proficient in his role As dristan Kirke and messes. Walton and Woodall Are Good in whatever characters May to allotted to them. Miss Cecil Wallace the Star of Tho company is a very Fine actress and As Hazel Kirke received much applause. The other ladies of the company done their parts in a creditable manner. The company we think is the must evenly balanced of any that has Ever played Here. Every member of the company is a Good performer and have Given the Best of satisfaction to those who have attended. This Friday evening they present the comedy entitled Josh Whitcomb with a laughable after piece. This Piny is one of their specialities and they should to greeted with a Large audience. stallion Ausel the peer of any horse in America son of Lexington the in comparable race horse and King of stallions. Ausel has proven himself to be a first class race horse having Homo from Ono of the most popular racing families in America having won thirteen races out of seventeen four races at mile heats six at two mile heats Throe at Throe mile heats total earnings 9,550, sire of Tim Finnegan. Tho Best horse Ever raised in Iowa. I will give a Purso of $150 for Ansol s get Whon two years old in a dash of Throe fourths of u mile. Terms to insure live Colt 20. Ansel will make the season of 18s4 at Volga City saturdays Tho Balanco of the time at my stable in Wadena. Imported Cleveland Bay stallion Sebert. Sebert was foaled May 1880, imported by the Bremer county horse importing company. Sebert is a dark Bay with Black Points stands sixteen hand s High and weighs 1,300 pounds. He has a Strong Back and loin powerful quarters and a Good clean set of legs with plenty of Bone. To has a clean Bony head set on a Tine muscular Nock he is unexceptional in disposition form style action gait and possesses All the remarkable Points of a general pin pose stallion. Terms to insure live Colts $20. Sebert will make the season of 1881 at Brush Creek mondays Strawberry Point tuesdays Volga City thursdays Aud fridays saturdays at Wadena. Imported ii Hsii draft stallion Duke of York. Duke of York was foaled in 1880. To is a dark Brown Low Blockey horse standing sixteen hands High weighs a i50 pounds Hus a kind gentle disposition and covers All the Points of a draft stallion remarkably Well. Farmers will do Well to see him As he recommends himself to the Public. He will make the entire season of 18s1 at Fayette Iowa. Terms $20 to insure live Colt. Imported English draft a Malliou Oxford Lurince. Oxford Prince was foaled in june 1881 is a handsome Cinamon Brown stands sixteen hands High Aud weighs 1,425 pounds has the finest action of any draft horse it has been my lot to see has the shortest Back of any horse weighing 1,425 pounds in Iowa. For action size and Stylo to is hard to beat. Will make the season of 1881 at Volga City tuesdays wednesdays thursdays and fridays Adona saturdays and mondays. Terms ?20 to insure a live Colt. For pedigrees and full particulars of the above horses see Largo Bills or inquire of w. B. Hic human Wadena Iowa. Personal. John t. Clark was in town this week. Mrs. Joe Reed is visiting in de Corah this week. Bill Haines returned from his Western trip last saturday. Mrs. Lucas Milford is visiting her parents or. And mrs. J. S. Green. Beucher has been under Tho weather for the past week or two but is around again. Rev. Warner attended the temper Ance convention at Decorah last wednesday. Miss Grace Wilson Cedar rapids visited friends Here Over sunday returning monday. A. May of the Waukon Democrat registered at the commercial House one Day this week. E. Of Thompson Foreman of the Rock rapids reporter made our office a pleasant Call on thursday. Miss Jenny Dayton Decorah and miss Emma Cameron Albany n. Y., were visiting at or. Greens last week. John and Addie Sanders returned on monday from their Busi uss visit to Chicago and the store is now filled up with new goods. S. A Powers went to Dubuque wednesday night to attend court there. He was ii Delegate to Tho democratic convention but was unable to attend for this reason. Or. Brown Rube Douglass and Fred Welzel loft Ott the Noou train last wednesday to attend democratic convention at Burlington on thursday. Hon. F. D. Bayless of Elkader accompanied them. Roller skating Rin h. B. Hayloft. . Open to the Public regularly on wednesday and 8aturdn�v evenings. Saturday 2 to 4 30 o clock for indies Only. Monday evenings for gentlemen. All evening Hession from 7 30 to 10 o clock. Fob Sale. A valuable farm for Sale consisting of 120 acres situated on the North Edge of looking lass Prairie Filmore county Minn. The farm is under a Good state of cultivation with new and substantial farm buildings splendid Well of water with wind Mill attached 150 bearing Apple Treece Aud Spinall . There is a Fine Grove of Timber on the place. The farm is located near a Railroad station steam feed Mill Borg Tim factory Poa Toffice uni school House. Its location. Makes it a desirable place. For further information and terms Call Oil of address Al w. Blague Prosper. Miffy. Pos Taille ba1nk. 1 08tvimir, Iowa. H. Roberts w. S. Roberts pics Nunt. Cashier g s. Powers a tto Liney at la w r collecting Ornt k Notov i cd Ltd office in Brick Block up stairs i Stville Iowa. J a a a Phiillips to sorial artist a and l Rop Kikatos of key City Barber shop Postville Iowa. Commercial Barber shop. Under comm Eroil House n. A. Mcnaul artist. Hair cutting a specially. 1wa. Stock of the finest i warm in Tho kept Eon stoutly of hand. 1875. 1883 Clayton county Farmer ? i Kab & lightning insurance company. A Aso Stiblo on ital 1,600,000 of tiers. J As. Uribli.,.vroaident, get Navio d. T. Welton,.vice president Wren i. Henry , Elkader j. E. g Sidilou s curb will immediately relieve croup whoops or Tough & Broil Ohilda. A nasal is motor free with each bottle of Shiloh h at Tuth remedy Price 50 Why will you cough when Shilo a cure will Aire ii Modisto Relief 10c 50o & 1 Ahe you made Misora Blo by indignation sons tiption dizzy nerd los of appetite yellow skin a Liilo s Vitalizer is a sure cure bold by Bayliss Douglass & to. Facts regarding by Bam Iron to see. It will purify and enrich the blood Ruck into the liver and kidneys and Ris Touk ii health and vigor of youth in All Nae Aires Ren Uhing nce Talu und Iii Cruitt himf1, a pc Lulov . Want of a up. I he. I my ideation Lack of Stroh Kylii Etc., Uii Ukiu with Muic Siutu and wonder ii run urls. Ivnits. awl iter Vos Ruu Edvi new i Urr i Iilah ii Hie mind and Union 1 Ilavu. A Jar Bostc from All r. Harter s Dow tonic a Hiiva ind of newly Ewe. It Tel vol a i line and heal in j can pm \ uni. Tui Stron Foet testimony to tie Liliie re hit. A Kakik g a Iii Toktun la hint Irv Mient hot Mijs at _osnterfi3l_mu Here onh added to ten i a Niino try or Tho original if you eur Desilv Dufve Lii Kiili to not expert to lit Tret the Oil Sinai. Or to i3 and your Odd Rosa Totino or. Hinter . V Watlo Iii. Mo., for our dream i Fulton flt map and useful info Imus Ion Freo or or. Harter 3 Iron Tonkij is for 8ale by All ��ikwh3ts and dealers everywhere a it Cal curo Foit sperm Terrhea Potency fish posted for Over c Yon a by Uoo in thou Sanda of oases. Trial package uss Vors debility Orga Aio wealuiu3s us decay in a Eumo Rotia of Truro Dulic it baffle in 6_tllf_l physic Lack Gasull from Joul Ful indiscretions toe free indulgence and Over brain work. A not u Mph rec while Buch edict times Lurk in your ski torn. Avoid by tag imposed in by Romeu Douai Glatma of Oscr remedies for thew troubles. Qui our few circular Annj trial package and learn important facts Biton uting treatment Long where. Take a Rani by hint by cured thousand anal docs not interfere with attention to bust acts of Cave pain or noon yen Lucoe. Founded on it Eutiguo medical pro notch. Crowing in favor and re Huttt Tion Dirret application a Tbs cent a Kuso makes is Ipa cd Fly if Lueiro fett without delay Tho natural Funo tons of Tho human or ctn ism Are restored. Tea animating elements of Liru mulch Hove Bam waked Arn riven Back Tho a Tiu to tre Conwi cheerful and gain Ripe Dot. Send address harfm9 settled 300-i North 10th St., St. , to. Ins try a to meet. S3 2 klohth8,$5 i 3 months. U co., m pm chemist a t3rw�_ Send six o a i i /1 Bige and re cents for pos receive free a costly Box of Good which a will help All of either hox to move Money right Uway than anything else in this world fortunes await the workers be lately sure at once address Truk & co., Augusta Maine la Crosse business College la Crosse wis. " $40, life scholarship $40, All branches of Book keeping taught common school branches and Plain and ornamental penmanship. Cheapest place to Board in the Noth West. Thorough course in Book keeping 25 less than an other col logo circulars giving full information is pfc by addressing j. L. Wallace la Crosby wis Fayette county Farmer s Mutual fire insurance association assessable 0a t. B. Heh Himan a. Ainswo Ittis. Kent j. O. Pay Kari j. P. Cha pin Seu rotary president vice president treasurer auditor. For Jii Eulars or Raneo apply to the at ovo. Is the direct line across of Iowa connecting with the leading lines in the North for Minnesota and Dakota Points. Connections Flinde with important Linos leading South West and East. For Chicago and Points Easi to St. Louis and Points in Illin is Missouri and Texas. West for Points in Kansas , Colorado and new Mexico. East for Chicago and nil Eneleni Points land Scek is tickets for Sale at All important stations both single Ana round trip for Texas Missouri Iowa Dakota Minnesota and Manitoba land Points. Solid trains with Pullman sleeping cars Are run betwee Chicago Minneapolis & St. Paul leaving Chicago via the Chicago Rock Fosland & Pacific railway and Minneapolis & St. Louis railway. Also through sleepers Between Cedar Falls and Chicago. Solid trains Between St. Louis and Minneapolis via this Lino and the Chicago Burlington & a Quincy and Minnecu Polis & St. Louis railways. The main t,inst3l3 extends from Burlington Iowa to Alber Mcglee Minnesota Muscatine Divi Ion from Muscatine to what cheer and Montezuma Iowa. Mil Waukee division from Cedar rapids to Postville Iowa. Pacific division from Cedar rapids Iowa to Worthing Minnesota. It will be seen from Tho above that almost any portion of Iowa can be reached by Thiafi line. in the East South or Southwest. A Psi time tables Obj a or Rishea upon application for Esle to All Points in the i cited sates and Canada. A f. Mills o. J Xiv is Gen. Sup t. G. . A. Adar rapids Iowa Iii Sands tie from Nefe loot pops a Mil Erin a Polleiy liver kid boy uni Hort taif Yoiiro dropsy Ontl Cluro int in. But to the Lobil tinted Bur a oiled with Audi Perioux Hio Laios a Wjt of a rejoin Motel Bra you fills we Aioli Connin medicinal properties Powes find by Tio other remedy. Bent by mail for 25 Contd Box of 30 pills Flo boxes �1 in it amps. Add Rolp or. Sway at son rail Delphin in. Sold by a druggist. When Yon can do As Well patronize Home i industries. Clermont Standard flour is riving Universal satisfy Aliou. Since the system has been adopted and my Patrona Aro guaranteed they will get pure flour without any bleaching deleterous1 substance. Or. Finney is my ageny at Postville. J. G. Bottsford Toi Iino piles-8-Jmptomh and curb thl symptoms Aro most no like perspiration intone itching Icrea fitted by scratching vory dint reining particularly at night Foo my a if pin Vorn a were Oraw Liny ill and about Tho Roo Lam thu private part Are Noma Cernos affect id. If allowed to out into very May follow. Swayne s Crint Mout a pleasant Suro cure. Also i or Tei Ter itch Salt Rheum scald head Ere Yaj Elsaai Barbers , All Sealy of nifty set info diseases. Sent by mail for 150 cents Thj-cs1 boxes %1, to in Stamps address or. Swayne & Sou Philadelphia. Of by All draft piste. Jew years sex Polonco Filee. Ome treatment o nervous and seminal debility Early delay lines of n i. Memory &o., of cube counsel Al hot pos Navios foe Seli Troy not. 8,liaj"n.e., Monir. And Nyvold qty Kerr amok and Trtol pm Liaro of Kom Din fees. Address w or. T. Wii tags fail Warkeo wla.-, How Many Miles do you drivel the odometer will Tell. Thib instrument is no larger than a watch. It tells the exact number of Miles driven to the 1100 part of & mile counts up to 1,000 Miles water and dust tight saves horse from being Over driven is easily attached to the wheel of a buggy Carriage sulky plow reaper Mower or other vehicle. Invaluable to livei7men, pleasure1 Drivers physicians formers surveyors drayman express men stage own ers. Price Only $5.00 each one third the Price of any other odometer when ordering give diameter of the1 wheel. Sent by mail on receipt of drive postpaid. Address Mcdonnell odometer co. 2 North la salle., chicago1 3-Send for circular. Daily stage line Postville & Waukon leaves Postville at 8 a. M., arrive in Waukon 11 30 a. Loaves Waukon 2 r. W., arrives at Postville p. Elkader route twice a week tuesdays amp Satnik Days. Loaves Postville at 7 a. N. Act arrives at Elkader at 11 a. Leaves Elkader at 2 p. And arrives at Post Ville at 6 p. I Good covered rigs and careful Drivers on both routes j. Usher prop. It do All kinds of blacksmithing turn Iron or Wood saw sad Plain lumber Al done by steam. Make stylish Ino Feno no tem Ier All kinds of edged tools and in this defy competitor i make carriages with or without tops also buggies of All descriptions Nemo the celebrated Sarvin wheel. Yon Are respectfully invited to Call and examine the Wood work before it is painted or put ill the buggy or. Fiu Childs does the ironing and we claim to be among the Hest workmen in Iron and Wood in . Call and exam our work. Ackley Marble works1 will still monuments and headstones and mantles la not Over Ythier in Tho Granite line 20 id so per cent cheaper than any dealer in Iowa. Ordering direct from Chr pics in oar Load lots to get special rates in freight. Oan soil finished work direct from quarries very close to wholesale prices. Call and examine our Stock and Jot itt Foi " ration address w h Sancer Oakley town. Alla Makee county Farmer Mutual Aid lightning wind and Tornado insurance co. Is organized april 8,18tt2., James Orr. President. F. D. . Dibb Cooks Herman Peglow Volney Iowa " " John Gilbert Myron " Beebe. Waukon " Irish Rossville Jug for incur Moe apply to the above or or full partion Lam inquire of the Oor Etar president fat Postville and All biuwi8 com habits Ata relieved by Toft i or hit s Indian tvs vege tans w Grid Long Mem a tiny ii

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