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Postville Post (Newspaper) - January 18, 1884, Postville, Iowa The District Post. Friday january 18. R. B. Tims tables. A m. & St. P. 11, 11, on and after sunday. Nov. 35. 1rs3, trains Tho g. St p. Will leave Postville is Ollowa trains going West. A. 2 passenger depart9 40 am j night Assn or a .12 1. " "  9 Kalmar freight hmm 15 Way from est a in a 17 tronset Freish "2 w " " " 21 Austin freight ".3 10 p m trains going East. Rio. 2. Paste user. 5 27 pin 8 night a a in  10 stockpxpvesbifflpm16 through freight. I in " is Way freight2 4s p in " 52 Austin freight. 7 20 n m Ninetieth Meri Diqui or ettral Standard a Toje governs trains on this Road in m Thirl its. J. F. Winos Apt C. U. Ii. 11. Milwaukee division. Passenger arrives1 1 ?. Leave?2 1 a " arrives3,.v� " " leaves 6 00 a. W. James Peru Tairent. Postville lodges Noble Lodge no. 51 a. 0. U. W. Meats Evory saturday evening at ther old Lodge room in Brick Block. Visiting members cordially welcomed. G. A. Stafford m. W. Is. 1. Beset be Cordei. Brotherly love. No. 204. A. F. & a. A Moat at their Hall Corner of Lawler and Imraan at Oats on tuesday evening on or before full Moon in each month. Members of the draft in Good standing Are invited visit us. Ellison Obb Ecy. S. S. Pork is m. Is. 01 Cook Trio brutal ravish or of a deaf mute girl it unfit Lin. In jail on $500 Bonds if Likely to raise Tho anon it petitions Lingo Boon sent in to Niviso the bail to $1,01 0. A Cert Cicuto of tuition for the la Crosse business College for Stile at this Oft co. Any person desiring to attend this College will do Well to cull and see us Bosforo join we will Send to any Postof Lioe the Chicago weekly news and the Post for $2 a year in Advance. Parties wishing to take advantage of this lib eral Oiler will please do so at once. Our readers will do Weil to give at Tention to the new advertisement of Schultz & Welzel. They Are a Liberal enterprising Siml progressive firm such As everybody like to do business with. Farmers Goto de she Oliy s for a Good Square meal. It is the Boss restaurant for All kinds of nuts can lies cigars and tobacco. Good Cool and refreshing drinks always on tap for one of those convenient odometers for n wheel Are closing our Winter goods at reduced prices. Schultz & Welzel. Oyster oysters of sters John thorns will give you a first a i is article either by the dish or state superintendent Akers is of Rork on a Large map of Iowa Mark in the location of every House in the state. Attiat Petty thief that stole an a cult of the Brush Fence East of the fair ground need not bring it Back As Roge says he has another one. Beucher & flee Hil have opened the new meat Market and Are now ready to furnish All kinds of fresh meats. Give them a Call. Of Walt h. Butler has been engaged to finish out the Spring term As principal of the Waucoma school. So says the Union. The North Iowa times is enlarged to a nine column paper. We congratulate Bro. Audrick on this evidence of Progress and Prosperity. Tha West Union steam barrel works manufacture the Best butter jabs in tote Market. , u prop. One of those cold spoils that visit this Region once in about ten years came upon the country inst week. There seems to have been considerable special privileges granted to some localities for instance St. Paul 20 below Zero Omaha muh farther South 38, while Independence capped the Climax at 42 degrees below Zero. Sioux City had a distressing runaway at a funeral recently and tin coffin containing Tho body of a babe was thrown to the ground and some of the mourners narrowly escaped death. The team that caused the dam Amage was frightened by Somi children playing with a toy Wagon in the Street. The school Board of Faulcon have determined to try the Experiment of abolishing general recesses Forenoon and afternoon in the City schools. The session will be made two and one half hours instead of three and from five to ten minutes in the Middle of each session occupied in systematic physical exercise in the room. Individual pupils will be permitted to leave the room for a few moment when necessary. Can these things be thus agonizingly inquires Bro. Burdiek. A i what things be Why does or. Weller use a Railroad pass the Decorah Republican quotes the North Iowa times As offering to bet a Silver Dollar against a punctured three cent piece that or. Weller did use a pass last summer. Well we never bet nor make any Rush vows but we i give fifteen cents to the above Trio of Republican and democratic cronies if either of them can prove that or. Weller Ever used a pass that he did not honestly and legitimately pay Tor. We May lose our fifteen cents but in that Case we shall have the Consolation that it will be so much added to the business of our town. Imit or District Post. Kukoy Jan. 8, 1884.-after our Brief Call your office last week we proceeded on on Way Home rejoicing. It in Diu to Mot Oua of our old friends a. Bender who after a can lid greeting invited us Homo with slim where we met mrs. Bender a. A. Butts her father Aud miss Minnie Butts All of whom know How to do the agreeable. After passing a Happy new year with incited relatives we faced a Strong North West wind for about fifteen Miles which made us think of emigrating South but we anally landed Homo with a few nips of Jack Frost. I Nikon is supposed to to the Banner town in the state that is in pro portion to its population and capital invested in Trade and Enterprise. One evidence of this fact is that it. Lub i full Core of lawyers doctors and preachers of Tho gospel All of which ire essential to Tho growth and Prosperity of any town. On town is blessed with a class of business men that mean business Anc Don t you forget it. To hear it talked on the sly that several Brick bum less houses Are to go up next season. Or which some of the contracts an already let this brings a smile oi1 he face of our labourers who Are really the life of our country Presto. 1 letter from the Cap-1 vol. the re ii Nee of David s in Iro Reed township Jan. 3, 1884, or. A. P. Eim. Aged 82 years 3 Mouths and 19 Days. Or. Eno was Horn in Hartford county Connecticut. Home sixty ears ago to settled in Stanstead county Canada en3t, where h. Resided until the Spring of 1854, when he removed to Iowa and purchased land in the town of Wagner on which he resided until the fall of 1880. Is ice then he has lived with i Boh w. P. Eno and with his son in Law David a Benito. Or. Eno had been a invalid for several years. He buried his wife feb. 2nd, 1883, since which time he Hab been gradually failing. Less than a year he had been separated from Des Moines Juu uary 0, 1884-Dos Moines will to full of attractions a tier ing january. Yesterday was the ses Ion of the surviving veterans of the mexican War. They formed in West Des Moines and in arched to Tho old a Tato House East Des Moines when hey were welcomed to the he governor and other state officials. Hon. J. A. P. Hull Secretary of state while speaking took occasion Tojo a Mark every Veteran in the mexican Var should be Given a pension of 161-� acres of land which was loudly a Heerdt. Several of the Gray haired veterans standing near observed b  Ach other the suggestion is Good. Uit they will give it to the Railroad before we get any of evidently Tho people Are Awakening to realize our false system of government and i Hope they will seek the True remedy there were Over fifty Silver haired veterans present. All Honor to the name. The Galloway or polled Angus breeders held their mooting at the born House in the evening. met to perfect their Herd Book. To Day is the annual meeting of the state fair in Tho United state met rooms. A ring has formed Thich the friends of the society will Deavor to meet. Cedar rapid a ill not make a proposition for tin location of Tho fair for 1884, but will pull for Des Moines and it looks now As if they would get it. Or. A. B. Mathews of Kansas City will sell fifty head of Galloway of polled Angus cattle to Day. L. P. Mun auctioneer. Tho cattle were exhibited Beford Tho a born House yesterday. They Are Fine specimens. To Morrow the sheep men will hold their annul in convention. The legislature will Convene Mon Day. Everything is hurry and Bustle at the now Capitol building getting ready the House and Senate chamber.-, for occupancy. The capital will b dedicated on thursday the 17th, by Hon. John a. Kasson very appropriate for the rings and Public plunderers the inaugural address of governor Sherman follows and the Asseri Bly will take Possession of their respective Chambers. They Are planning to have a Brilliant affair Why not. Are we not a generous people tickets for admission Are being distributed among the members of the legislature to be Given to friends and unless that Friend is a Republican it will probably be hard for him to gain admission. The state Mutual fire insurance association convenes the 10th, also the Alliance barbed wire association the state Temperance Alliance hold their annual convention january Mir Shalton wants a paper Mill. Grinned a improvements for 1883 footups200,000. Tho Hamilton new Era made its first appearance on the 3rd inst. Wild doer Are reported plenty in Northern Iowa this Winter. Cedar rapids of latins to Havo done a jobbing Trade of $11,854,000 last year. The Des Moines people rejoice that they lived within their income last year. Cascade Saloon keepers Lingo raised a i0 for the. Relief of the wife of a drunkard. A miser died in Van Byren county Hist week leaving 50,000 for which i Here is no claimant. There Are thirty one students in the dental department of the state University this year. A Doe and Fawn were recently shot and killed by George Hall Over Walker s Island Way near Sioux City. Bellevue has been added to the list of presidential Post Oitice and the salary fixed at 11,000 Tho tin shop of August Meuse at Dyersville was burned on last Friday night. Loss 8,000. Missouri Valley enjoyed $140,000 Worth of building Boom in 1.83. Leon improvements amounted to about $30,000. J. Neihaus publisher of Tho Beo Liae Tor Marsha town fell Down stairs on the 1st inst., and broke his neck. B. Graw train master on Tho C. Ii. & n. Road was acc Dently killed at Wal ban on the 10th inst. The shops of the Fairfield maim fact ring co., at Fairfield were burned the 3rd inst. Loss �20,000 insured for $7,000. Williams Tho Ottumwa murderer s again in custody. Having Given himself up to the authorities after hav ing Frozen both foot. L. Brennan was recently released from custody at Dubuque where in had been held for a offence on tin i High seas in striking a Mississippi roustabout. A Burlington firm will pay ?90 for a hot to experienced gained by offer ing Quail for Sale after 1st. The Burlington sportsmen propose to Havo the game Law enforced. A woman who claims to be from Lincoln Nebraska and in search of a brother is visiting cities in Iowa. She manages to have spasms at every posit reached for Charity s Sake or rather to secure charitable offerings. The woman a pronounced a dead of acc. Methodists in various parts of the state Are agitating the question of i grand celeb ratio during the year 1884 of the one Hundredth anniversary of the Church. It is probable that the old capital at Des Moines will Beu Sod As a printing office for the deaf mutes of the state who will be taught Tho Trade and do the printing for the state. Seven Tram is went through the Central House at fort Madison and secured clothing valued at 90. They were promptly arrested and bound Over. The grand jury in session found indictments the same Day. Original notice. To fee Hrca Pitt Creon you Are hereby Noti Iio that a petition is filed by Mary a. Rout in the office of tin District court of Alla Makee county Luna Elai Imrik of you one Hundred and fifty Dol us and interest thereon at six per cent since december 1881 and costs on account of Money loaned to you by one Pattou am which is assigned to said Mary a Hoot Tou Are further notified that n writ of at  pachment Lios been issued in said cause Anu that unless you appear Tii Ereio and it fend before noon of Tho second Day of the nex Erin of said court commencing the in Rodday of May 1k 4. Default will lie entered against you and judgment Ronde of thereon. Dated this Lei Day of december i str Maui a. Too a plaintiff. Farms for Sale. Three farms for Sale. Three Miles South o West Union two of them have 1 50 acres each and Ono of them 240 acres All in Section 25, Windsor township. Fayette county All of them have Good comfortable a in houses Corn cribs Grain Eriek a. All Are wider first class cultivation with Good fencing and Good water. There is not one Rod of any part of the farms but what is Good tillable Laud and All but 100 acres has been seeded Down in Clover and Timothy for several years with Stock running on it. The farm is in a German settlement with a Fine Brick lutheran Church within two Miles and within four Miles of six different depot of two different railroads. The farms Are world if so per Aero but will sell for s25 per acre if soul soon. Terms to suit the purchaser. B. A Kishman West. Union one Hundred and ninety acres one Hundred and ninety acres of Good land on an improved farm in Fayette county located two Miles East of Wadena with plenty of Good water. Price 13 per acre one third Down and Tho balance to suit the purchaser. For information Call at this office or John a. Lockard. Udona. Forty acres. Of land for Sale very cheap. Terms Given on application. Good improvements. A Large Spring of Good water a suitable place for a brewery of Creamery. Located ii Milef from a thriving Little Village. Call at this of free or on George inn Tiuan a Dona Iowa. Two Hundred Agues. Any one wishing to buy a farm of 200 acres within eighty rods of school Mill Market and Timber with three Good Springs excellent boil and the Best of Timber can address the edit the h paper for further information yell Tonii l and rho tile symptoms Are Mois Luro like perspiration intense itching increased by scratch ing. Very distressing particularly tit nigh Soems As if pin Worms were crawling in and Tibou the rectum the private Parsaie Sonu Ernes Al footed of allowed to continue very prions results May follow. Own lie s Flint ment is a pleasant sure cure. Also for tet Ter itch sail Rheum scald Lead Ere spela Barbers , All scaly crusty skim diseases. A Jet by mail for 50 cents tire boxes .51.26 in Stamps. Address i Swayne & son Philadelphia. Said by a i druggists. No Sands die from neglect to proper treat impure blood constipation dyspepsia. Malaria apoplexy liver kit Ney and heart and Rhei mutism. But to the debilitated Bur with such serious sickness Vii can conscientiously recommend Diwayne t pills which contain medicinal pro Ertie possessed by no other remedy. Sent b mail for a cents Box of he pills rive Boxer 1 in Stamps. Address in. Sway Neson. T Philadelphia a. Sold by All druggist when you can do in Well patronize Jot no inn Rushit s. Clermont Standard flour is giving Universal satisfaction since Tho roller system Lias been adopted and my patrons Are guaranteed Thoy will get pure flour without any bleaching Delot Orons substance. Or. Finney a my age ii at Postville. J. G. Bottsford Clermont. Payette county Farmer s Mutual fire Insu Ranee association is sensible capital $522,271, �1. B. Herriman a. Ainsworth we. Kent i c. Paniker it. P. ,  Secretary. President vice president treasurer. Auditor hoop poles. 1 will pay Tho highest Market Price for a million first class poles including barrel pork and Tierce. Bring your poles to Postville and get your Cash i will receive them any time lifter september 20, 1883. C. Payne prop. West Union steam barrel works. Are you made miserable by indigestion constipation dizziness loss of appetite yellow skin v slip Ion s Villi or is asure cure Why will you cough when Shilo s cure will give immediate Relief,10c 50c to $1 Sii Iloh s Catarrh remedy a positive cure for Catarrh i Pluheria 0 e. M outh.1 00 p. 30 a. I Minneapolis time. Semi weekly mail to Elkader leaves Tuet Days and saturdays tit 7 00 a. hour from 7 00 a. To 8 00 i. Oney order Tolice. A. It. Prescott 1. J it. Dresser. Maeline & general repay shop. 1 do All kinds of turn Iro. Or Wood saw and Plain lumber All done Steam. Make stylish Iron fencing. Tern per All kids of edged tools and in this v defy Competition. I make carriages will or wit hour top also buggies of All Desoria tons using the celebrated Sarvin whee you Are respectively invited to Call and examine the Wood Woric before it is painted o it to i ugly. R. Fairchilds does the ironing and we claim to be among Thi Best workmen in Iron and Wood in to state. Call and examine our work. Ackley Marble works will sell monuments and headstones Aib mantles in fact everything in the Granite line 20 i Ito per cent cheaper than any dealer in Iowa. Ordering direct from to parries. In car Load lots we get special Rupee in freight. Cau sell finished work direct from Quarnes very lose to wholesale prices. Call and examine our Stok info mation address w Lackley Iowa. Alla Makee county Farmer s Mutual Aid Light Nilvo wind and Tornado insurance co. A a organized april 8,1882. James .�.president. F. D. Catti Secretary. Directors Herman Peglow Volney Iowa. A. J. Campbell " " John Gilbert Myron " j. Beebe Waukon " Rush Rossville j3?"for insurance apply to Tho above of for full particulars inquire of the secretin  president at Poa Villa by Tenn a co., of the Ficie Trpic Asieh Caw. Continue to act a solicitors for i Touth of ivnits Urtula Murks copyrights for the United Staten Canada England France Germany Ota Hund Book about patents sent free. Thirty Avon yews experience. It tit nos obtained through Munna co. Are noticed in Tho Octen Tafiti am Chicak. The larg oct. Best and most widely circulated Clont Flo paper. 3.2qa year. Weekly. Splendid engr things and interesting information specimen copy of the Helem Flo a Mer ican ism True. Address Munn a co., Buff Tivio Amka Oak of Floe. 301 Broadways new York. For p,.-1iculai s or insurance apply to Tho i Uvo. The p0stvillf Bank postvllr., Iowa. A Ito beats w. 8. Bloke Ftp president. Cashier. . To Eitzen copy. Standard pocket cutlery ladles Zagors and Ink Kraser. _ make Oil Stylos of steel pens. We Isoif Tot of intent adjustable Quill action hpvtvo1tvwi, the Yaomei wid will i. W a Wiir vhf i tint pen a i a mid by be to Ltd. Iuno nil com plaints Are relieved by taking Wright Indiah vegetable pills its veg Eubler h8 Oil Plab. Prior 25 a Eru Jiuu. Soldier s Weed cures nosebleed. Soldier s Weed cures Burns. Soldier s Weed cures bruises. Soldier s Weed cures Cuta Soldier s Weed cures Catarrh. Soldier s Weed cures Ledoor Rhea. Soldier s used is the Bot liniment known. For tue by a by new am Nom timely a fleets _. Kame y for the  and permanent urn of seminal emissions and impotency by Tho Only rut Tii i i to a to the i of Tny due a. Tom a in of Tai rent not Nikii Ilid a Toltl Frlj turn Nore i but h 11 gut pm a fact ill Fautina. K a i Ltd by the Utt Lickl i Roft Tiloi to be Trio Quoit Tea at it Ducat " " itty a a bbl not ibo the Kumf it to. I a muna3 to. 3 sol it  a i. Re. Who 3 a Hui do Ichih Pudim la to. Rant Cutty. B it a , mud u b., c. R. N. By Tho direct line across Tho state of Low Oon meeting with Tho leading Linen in to North for Minnesota Dakota Points connections made with important iiu64t Lein Liui Hotl t h West and k a a t for Cienko and Points ens Tuohi Lou hand Point in Ellinos Missouri mid Texas. West for Points in anti huh Nehru Slyn Colorado Aud nov Mexico k it for Chicago and a Eastern Points. Land seekers Lickl i for Sale at All Lin Purtan stut to ii both single and round trip for toy a Missouri Iowa Dakota Minnesota and Manitoba Hind Points. Solid trains with Pullman seeping cart Aro run Between Chicago Minneapolis & . Leaving Chicago via the Ohieno Roc -. Island Paitie railway and & St. Louis railway. Aha thro Tuffli sleepers Between Cedar Falle and Chongo. Solid trains Between St. Louis and Minneapolis via thi1 Lino and the Chicago Burlington. A Quincy and Minneapolis & St. Louie Rai Hvass. The main line extends from Tirl Melon Iowa to Albert Lea Slinn Esolia. Muscatine division from Muscatine Iowa to a Liat cheer and Montezuma Iowa. Milwaukee division Cedar rapids to 1 Ostile Iowa. Pacific Divis Xin from Cedar rapids. Iowa to Worthing Minnesota. It will be seen froth the above that almost any portion of Iowa can be reached via this line. So any Point in the East South or a Southwest. Fob ii a i time tables Etc urn Blied upon application o Farenti tickets for tale to All Points in the United state mid Canadas. U. J. Ives. F. Gen. .upt., g. T. A. A. C but a pid Uiva mow Many Miles do you drive a the odometer will Tell. His instrument is no larger than a Balch. It tells the exact number of Niles driven to the 1-1.00 part of a Idle counts up to 1,000miles water Aid dust tight from be no Over driven is easily attached Tai to wheel of a buggy Carriage sulky Lov reaper Mower or other vehicle invaluable to liver men pleasure i Rivers physicians Farmers Survey res drayman express men stage own is. Price Only s?5.00 each one third he Prico of any other odometer. A Hen ordering give diameter of tha  Heel. Sent by mail on receipt of Rice postpaid address Mcdonnell odometer go. 2 North Ali salle., Chicago ifs Enid for circular. La Chossek business College la Crosse wis. To life scholarship $40y, a branches of Book keeping i hot common school branches and Islain and ornamental penmanship. Cheapest place to Board in Tho Nuth a Vest. Thorough course in Book Iceo Pirig 25 less than aug other col ego circulars giving full information licit five Organ Kef Rillar Sloon Are produced. Price 25 cheats. As Sivixay it. If. Tutts hair Date. Quay hair or whiskers changed to or own Black by a single application of tots d Vuk. It in Earth a natural color acts . Sold y druggists or sent by express on receipt of i. Office 35 Mij Beay St., new Tiik. G a. Sctt s a Kcal of pm lame inform Auto Ruix established 1517 at 18 8th Street St. Loua m. Try Hysi Caflos in Clargo of this old mid Wal l Kiowa institution Ata regular gradual is i Medicine and Aure Ory. Vara of in tha Tran tent of Garomo Xmas Alioa Bave made their skill and a Lihty to Ucli a a Perior to that of the Ordinary practitioner time Almy Bave acquired a National reputation thu ouch their Trtat mail of complicated in new ro&ii6ui"abtloadijbini or is Tresun Foitl Aua Sis Taf. Fat Una no victims 7or Bui Nuu of Multi Are Mommi Wiur rant St to Trato of Venso. Fit we Niantic Hilum a wih i. Jana a in a. I it 10 or Terri if . A Irlo re use a Iii Ike res 1t or Inu on application. Ltd nuts in. B to or ,.�tn, Tiki Uusma 1875. 18s3 Clayton county Farmers Mutual fire to 1ightninq insurance company. Abbe Siblo cbiiitul.$1,281,0011 officers. T. 8. Pho president Osborne d. T. Welton vice president in sue. V. E. ,.trensuror, Traw Borry it e. Cobbett secret Iiri " i us j j or r in in Stajl Luif fast ii ded everywhere Ian t ral Teiml in. Ut�rie4 our co., us Somlin Jirl St., coca Ity meat Market constantly on hand Tesh beef coined beef piss i pork pickled Polik i Besh Mutton pork Sau Riago beef Sausa be pork Bologne beef Bologne lard and Tal Low of Beth Fiji & poultry. Lon t forr Jot the place. One door Enst of to pfc commercial House Fosu Ille. Iowa. P. O. W a. It in j. K. Phillips. Rorison Ial a i tis and proprietor of key City Barber shop. Portville Iowa. Daily stage line. Postville & Waukon. Genvea Portville 8 am Riri Toa in wan. A on la i0ii. Leaves m Aukon 2 p. In., arrives at Postville 6 p. Elk Adelt Houte. Twice a week tuesdays and saturdays. Leaves Postville 7 a. Arrives at Elkader 11 a m. Loaves Elkader 2p. M., arrives at Postville 6 p. In. Good covered rigs and car Eiju Drivers at both route. J. , prop

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