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We have just filled our
warehouse with three
cars of
American Fencing
(All Sizes)
Heavy and Light
Poultry Fence
We have more coming
and need room to store
the supply. The early
spring is fence building
time, and we will be
pleased to enter your or
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livery, or spring pur
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quality, weight, strength,
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AMERICAN is perfect.
Ask your neighbor for his
opinion of
American Fencing
ABBOTT 4 SON
Sole Agents
1860
The Best Move
You Can Make
BODDU
When you want to keep
your home comfortable is
to order some good clean
coal as
Lockman Lump
Empire Lump
Indiana Hocking
Acorn ChunKs
Benton Lump
Hocking Valley
West Va. Splint
You will find at
Brown Fuel and Lime
Company
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Are
Weakened by Over-Work.
Cnhe*»thy Kidneys Make Impure Blood.
rt used to be considered tliat only
"nrinary and bladder troubles were to be
traced to the kidneys,
but now modern
science proves that
nearly all diseases
have their beginning
in the disorder of
these most important
organs.
The kidneys filter
anil purify the blood—
Miat is their work.
Therefore, when your kidneys are weak
.or out of older, you can understand how
quicklv your entire body is affected and
how every oryan seems to fail to do its
duty.
If vou are sick or feel badly," begin
taking the ifreat kidney remedy, Ir.
Kilmer's Swamp-Root, because as soou
as yoitr kidney are well they will help
tll'the other organs to health. A trial
ivill convince anyone.
If you arc sick you call make no mis
take bv first doctoring your kidneys.
The mild and the extraordinary effect of
Dr. Kilmer Swamp-Root, the great
kidney remedy, is soon realized. It
stands the highest for its wonderful cures
of the most distressing cases, andjs sold
on its merits by all
druggists in fifty^cent
and one-dollar size
bottles. You may
have a sample bottle Hom« of Bmusp-Boot.
by mail free, also a pamphlet telling you
how to find out if you have kidney or
oladder trouble. Mention this paper
when writing to Dr. Kilmer & Co.{ Bing
hamton, N. V. Don't make any mistake,
but remember the name, Swamp-Root,
Dr. Kilmer's Swamp-Root, and the ad
dress. Bingliamton. N. Y..
on everv bottle.
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TERMS:
One yoar by mail $5.00
By the month by mail 45
Delivered by carrier by the month. .60
Rural route edition per year 4.00
Entered at the postoffice at Marshall
town as second cluss mail matter.
EASTERN OFFICE
R. J. Shannon, Manager, Brunswick
"lulldiug, New Vork, N. Y.
AN ADEQUATE PRECEDENT.
Trustee Hilton M. Letts. of the
slate college, and resident of the Kirs I
district, near the fountain-head of all
political inspiration in the reserva
tion, ha-s stated tho proposition in
brief and In fullness. In Dos Moines
this week he predicted the election of
Senator Allison, declaring that "the
election of Mr. dear for a second term
was an adequate precedent."
Now Mr. Letts may not have been
conscious of it at the time, but he has
covered the whole argument in a very
few words. The election of Mr. Clear
was an "adequate" precedent, so ade
quate. in fad. that when the people »f
Iowa recall th.Ti spectacle they grow
Impatient at any further argument.
Mr. Oear'js re-election was forced
from a legislature by the power of
railway Influence in politics. At the
time he miade the campaign lie was in
Ills dotage. So pathetic was his
senility that men turned away in dis
gust from a system of politics that
would impose a tottering old man upon
a great state for its I'nlted Stales sen
ator. When lie was stood up in the
hotel at Des Moines to receive polit
ical callers, one trusted lieutenant
was sLationed on one side to keep him
from falling and another on the other
side to recall the names of men who
had be.n lirelong acquaintances to
Gear, but whose face.s were lost to him
in the maze of a fleeting memory. The
deed was done. The midnight caucus
held and the re-election accomplished
for the sole purpose of keeping Cum
mins out of the senate, but Nature had
not been consulted. She evidently did
not approve of Hiythe's program, for
she tailed the old man to his fathers
before he could enter upon the new
terin to which he had been re-elected.
Talk about the Gear precedent being
"adequate" what more could be de
manded
CA! SES OF FAILURE.
After diligent inquiry Hradstivefs
has conic to the conclusion that of all
the business failures last year, fully 8
per cent of tln-m were due to causes
wholly witihin the individual, while
about one-fifth were due to causes
over wliich the individual did not have
control. Among the faults of the in
dividual and in the order of their im
portance are numbered "ipcompe
tency." "inexperience.*' "lack of capi
tal." "unwise granting of credits,"
"outside speculations." "neglect of bus
iness." "personal extravagance." and
fraudulent "disposition of property."
So we have it in cold statistics that
the two first causes of business fail
ures are the incompetency and inex
perience of the men who engage. Then
the next in importance with five other
causes trailing behind, is the lack of
capital. The average banker will in
sist that this should .have come first.
Certain it is that the lack of sufficient
capital Is the greatest cause of dis
tress to those already In business and
it is not surprising to learn that it
ranks foremost among the known
causes of failure.
The causes over which the individual
ihas no control but which have pro
duced (business failures are only three
in number, "specific conditions," "fail
ure of others" and "competition." It
would seem that Incompetency con
sisted largely in one's inability to meet
competition -and that "specific condi
tions" were the very problems which
men were expected to solve in busi
ness in order to prove their competency
so that in actual fact the only cause
of failure outside of some fault of the
individual wou-ld be the failure of oth
ers and even this Is .guarded against
by the far-seeing. Business failure
Is one of the great tragedies of life,
against which Is pitted a large portion
of our education. There is a long ser
mon in every one of the statistical di
visions made by the credit agencies
DAMS—NOT POLITICS.
Mr. X. S. Ketchum, of the state rail
way commission, in a recent interview
in Des Moines, complains because
manufacturers have failed to make the
•most of their opportunities by the util
ization of the streams of Iowa for
power pur-poses. He advances the ar
gument that millions of dollars are go
ing to waste annually because the riv
ers are not harnesses and made to
pay toll for the right of way across
Iowa's fertile prairies.
Mr. Ketchum has tackled a propo
sition bigger than the question of long
and short haul rail rates. It is safe
to assume that he has never under
taken the financing of a dam project,
keeping one in repair or depending on
one for the generation of power. It
appears simple, this matter of throw
ing a wall across a stream, diverting
the waters thru a race and opening
and closing gates to regulate the
wheels of industry. Xo engineer, no
fireman, and no fuel to eat up a good
share of the profits, argue tor a -great
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a
greater than
of thirty years' experience declares
cost of niaintenanci
a total expense that would overtop tin
cost of fuel ami labor necessary to tin
operation of a steam plant of equal
capacity. Mr. Ketehuni will find in
the dam business that experience is
against it.
Topics of the Times
Ing.
savins in operating expenses. But there ther retrenchment is needed the luiili
might go part way Into those receiv
ing $10.1)0(1 per year, and even intn
those receiving jLTi.OUti ind $."0,000 per
ear.
is another side to the argument. I
Dams are expensive to construct.
They are also expensive to maintain.
On the average Iowa stream they are
very unsatisfactory, and there are few
water power plants in the state that
are not equipped with a steam plan'
which is frequently resorted to. Any
experienced miill man or former owner
of one of the numerous flouring mill"
that dot the Iowa streams at Intervals
know the griefs and uncertainties of
water power. Many idle mills are mule
movements not only to the failure of!
Iowa soil as a wheat producer, but of]
the Impracticability of our rivers a.s
generators of power. The percentage
of depreciation Ihru floods and ice
floes
a
of aver-
t£t» pit'.-.- of miti'hinrry. The ftmniM'j
up-stivnm luts sonu'thini? I'm mm'ium pt«»Kit'Ssi\e
ccrning the conversion of Ills land Into worse in the Sixth than he does in th
a. mill pond. I)a.ms have a tendency to Kllth, so
cause a river to rebel and to seek a
new channel far away. Constant labor
and large investment are required to
A bar tenders* union in Chicago is
said to have joined the prohibitionists esting to merchants
at least they -propose to enforce Sun- ers.
day closing, to take effect as soon as
the fishing gets good.
"When a Bank of England note re-
turns to the bank the cashier's signa-
ture is torn off. The detachment of
Mr. Bryan is greatly in hopes that a
republican congress will pass
^y
00
the
Aldrich currency bill and Mr. Bryan
himself knows a wise Bill. "p
Did the official revocation of the
•motto have anything to do with the
disappearance of the coin? Some of
the Wall Street publications insist that
it did.
Roosevelt Is accused of "applying the
air" to some railroad plans. The brakes
seemed to work, too.
An Interesting feature of the de
railed returns of the country's De-
few "luxuries" compared with
45
C. A. Noble, of the Belle Piaine
Union, sojourning at the state tubercu
losis hospital, complains that the fa
cilities for editorial work are inade
quate. "Put on your fur coat and mit
tens and take a seat on the front
porch with a lap-board and try it," he
writes.
The kind of a cut in wages that
might be met without presidential in
terference is that inaugurated by the
receiver of the Seaboard Air Line.
Since February 1 those officials receiv
ing $5,000 per year have been cut 10
per cent, and those receiving $3,000
have been cut 8 per cent. When fur-
i*r:
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Yes, if IVrUins wauls I"' a dele
Kate
lo the national convention, lei
hi Ml .U" as a. district delegate from th
Eleventh, and I-a IV rrom the Seven:'
eh, boys?
Those railroad managers though
they could reduce wages without th
consent of Theodore Roosevelt.
An expert writing on advertising a^
sorts that an ••ight-inch ad. in on
newspaper will bring more busine-1
than a two-inch ad in four newspaper
ami he advises the dealer who pax
$.",000 a year in rel|t to spend at least
Eagle
hold the river within the contlnes him to'vote against a bad measure th
Its original channel. [seemingly it might for the time beinu
Our streajns are too era tie. Their the favor of popular clamor,
flow Is either too heavy because of The low delegation in eon
melting snows and June rreshets, or gress is strong, and it will be added to
too light in summer and fall to main- 'V Mr. Kendall if his constituents see
'that it Is their dutv to send him then',
tain a constant and never-falling'1""1 ,m
wliU'h wo luivo no tlml»t tm*\ will.
po\vtM\ The hoight of average
dam in Iowa Is six feet. A mill owner,
is
says In Ills Vinton
Nate Kendall: "lie is
skilled III constructive legislation.
Ills mind Is upon the needs of the
country, and his courage would cause
S( nHa
Study the bank statements a.nd ask initiating the president's railroad pol
your banker to compare his with the ley than a ring-tailed cat
one at the close of the year, and you Sioux City Journal.
will be able to -see prosperity rcturn-
Yes. Jim Trewin is a great man in
Iowa politics. He ran against Cum
mins for governor in 1901 and got three
or four votes. Some say It was more.
The memory of Judge Hubbard was
then fresh.
"Allison clubs should be formed
wherever Allison sentiment prevails,
and wherever two or three righteous
men can be gathered."—Sioux City
Journal.
Cummins clubs refuse to be content
with less than 1,000 to 1,400 members.
,|
his
the overflow of many additional acres district delegate. Now Mr. Anundson
of land and resultant damages, added says: "I wish to say that 1 will not lie
tnd repairs, and'.'
(in
1|1(1 (he
that to provide a. "head" sufficient for |u, ,i,M| "Haugcn for Allison," was
all seasons and conditions, this height |,a.s0l| an the st.mdpat endorsement oi
must be doubled. This would mean
close friend. J. 11. Anundson. for
candidate
for district delegate
against Duncan Rule. 1 liave^ been
urged by the standpatters for several
weeks to become a candidate. Mr
Rule is a friend of mine, and 1 would
not think of opposing liini. My name
has been used without permission
from me."
Tin-re is a distinct tone of recovery
in business conditions reported from
all parts of the country by Dun's re
view. The report from Chicago pub
lished iin this page is especially Inter
aiul manufactur-
IOWA OPINIONS AND NOTES
"'u mm ills had no more to do with
"As we understand it. then." says
the Sioux City Tribune, "where Cous
ins and Birdsall earned the supreme
Pon
signatures for a day often weighs ness."
twenty pounds. The notes are kept for I
five years, after which they are burned "There will be a hot time in Iowa
ornlng at 7 this this summer, when the federal crowd
in its work.'
in a furnace. Every
fire is lighted. Kacli week 420,000 notes Sets around to getting
predicts the Eldora ledger. "hvery
are consumed.
Will the Pullman cars now carry drug business will be understood as
prescription clerks or will the porters
take out pharmacy permits?
cember foreign trade was the striking county, or by a state, or by a nation,
curtailment shown in the import of a
twelvemonth ago. The following table,
mpt of thorough standpat-
ter as jn 1
-0fu.sing lo die in the har-
man has the right to support the can
didate of his choice, hut it remains to
be seen what effect it will have upon
the voter8 of Iowa/
ro
this time on the saloon bus-
i.itiess or the liquor department of the
conducted by public sufferance and
not by sanction of law," says the Ne
vada Representative.
The Early News wants to know:
"Have you never met the man who,
when asked to do something, excused
himself on the ground that he hadn't
time, and who consumed more time
explaining how he had no time than
would have sufficed to do what was
asked of him?"
The wise man of the Cedar Rapids
Republican tells us that "every dol
lar expended by a municipality or by a
1 ra se,
3 hy taxation. The people at
large pay for everything that the peo-
rvi. ,, 4. -U, Pie at large get, and in a majority of
shows the percentage of some of the they get out of the government,
decreases: Per cent. j3Ut they cannot be made to under
Dlamonds
Jewelry
Silks
Automobiles
Tobacco, leaf
Tobacco, manufactured
AVines. etc
Sugar
Art works
Opium
Hats and bonnets 25
Cheese
Spices
Uicy pay an enormoug priee for
ft stand it and for this reason there
601 seems to be no help for it."
40
The Buffalo Center Tribune does not
50' "find fault with any corporation for
"1(j taking their cause under any untested
statute into the courts for determina
30
tion of its validity or the principles to
be regarded in its application."
20
50 "The prosperity of the country," ex
plains the Ogden Reporter, "depends
23 on the confidence of people in one an
40 other. Scarcely a minute in a person's
4q
What can a congressman say when
the army officers ask him for increased
pay there is his own salary record?
A good and durable concrete paving
has been put down on the streets of
Windsor, Ont.. for 99 cents per square
yard. Cement may yet solve the good
roads problem.
life passes but what the confidence of
men is weighrd in your own mind."
The Sioux City Journal thinks that
"the progressive complaint against
Postmaster Boyd seems to have no
other effect than making the Cedar
Rapids Republican madder."
Say the Manson Journal: "One
thing is most awful sure, and that is
that Attorney (Jeneral Byers will talk
himself right into the governor's chair,
if he don't watch out. when the next
four years roll around." ti
The Shenandoah World believes that
"if the postoffice department were
run on a business principle there
would be a big profit instead of a de
ficit in it, and if the business princi
ple were applied to the postoffice de
partment, one of the first tilings that
would result would be the cutting out
of this free seed distribution farce."
Tf the new primary law accom
plishes nothing more than to put a
bar to the continuation in office of
men of the type of Bob Cousins, It will
not have been enacted in vain," says
the Rockford Register.
4
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v~"
which has
,.t)UMljs the press, and
savs the
The Cedar Rapids tla/.ette recalls
that "according to very accurate his
tory. Cieorge Washington was called
just as many hard names as have been
applied to any modern progressive."
The Dubuque Telegraph-Herald pre
sents democratic complaint that "there
is much talk of Tat't for president, but
has anyone detected indications of a
popular ground swell in Ills behalf'.' I
praise of him heard from the lips of
any but politicians, who think him the
popular choice because Roosevelt is
determined to name his own succes-
sor
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When the framers of the Dingley
law reached oil they virtuously put it
on the free list. But to get even with
Russia, which produces practically all
of the oil the United States does not,
they added:
"Provided, That if there be imported
into'the United States crude petroleum,
or the products of crude petroleum,
produced in any country which imposes
a duty on petroleum or its products
exported from the United States, there
shall in such cases be levied, paid, and
collected a duty upon said crude petro
leum or its products so imported equal
to the duty imposed by such country."
Russia, to protect its oil monopoly
from the Standard monopoly, of
course, levies a duty. Thus automat
ically and noiselessly, and as tho
the wheels had themselves been oiled,
the Dingley law operates to prevent
the only competition in this market
the Standard oil trust could have.
And so last year we made Russia pay
$35,963 for the privilege of giving us
competition, or at the rate of 5.4
cents per gallon on the crude and 2.34
on the refined.
Mr. Kuestermann's figures show, al
lowing for all disparities, and 1 cent
for the superior quality of American
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Iowa Newspapers
A S E N S
(Traer Star-Clipper.)
"Th- Tama'Herald bemoans the de
icat of Senator Penrose for presiden
tial delegate, and thinks it an outrage
.hat a man should be treated as he
•vas In his own county and township.
,-'rom conversation with south Tama
eople we conclude the Tama Herald is
lartially to
blame
for this treatment,
fhe republicans of Tama county like
Senator Penrose. They have honored
aim repeatedly, and would do it again,
if he had rami' to more of them In
the right spirit and asked the nomina
tion he would have had some support.
I lis candidacy was sprung by the Her
ald, as we understand it, without con
sultation wilh anyone. Then when
Thomas came out the Herald said the
action was simply to punish Penrose
for being a standpatter. This riled'
many republicans. They thought if
:he Penrose people were bound to
draw factional lines they might as well
show their strength—and they did.
.Mr. Penrose saw his hopelessness in
Tama and did not go
into
the primary.
Half the south Tama townships came
out for Thomas, of course he had all
north Tama and the tight was won al
most before a shot was lired. Mr. Pen
rose is not dead politically, but lie
should recognize that the younger ele
ment in the party is entitled to rec
ognition. anil also that the party to
last must press forward toward new
principles and grapple new issues."
PUOTKCTIN STANDARD Oil,.
(Ilegisler and Leader)
One of the comfortable assumptions
of the friends of the present tariff has
been that the oil monopoly, at least,
had no shelter under it. But now
conies Mr. Kuestermann of Wisconsin,
a republican, and shows that oil is
systematically sold in tile home mar
ket ait a higher price than it is deliv
ered to Kngland or Germany or
Krance for, and that the edge it has
on the American consumer is because
of a very innocent provision of the
Dingley law.
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Perfection in cake and biscuit making
is attained by the use of Royal Bak
ing Powder. And the ease and dex
terity of their making is marvelous.
as
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—Scar in Now York Giobr
oil that the United Stites price was
in the tirst half of 1!'0r. l.il!) cents per
gallon a.bove that of (lermany, 2.12
cents above that of Denmark, and
3.17 above that of England- It is
only necessary to guess at the num
ber of gallons of oil the United States
has used since the Dinglev law began
to protect the Standard Oil Company
to appreciate in some degree what
the tax on American consumption has
been.
If (lovernor Cummins should ever
fIml if necessary to justify his com
parison between the exactions of the
Insurance trust and some others he
would not need to go further than the
statistics furnished in Mr. Kuester
mann's speech. The Standard has
taken more than all the non-tari(T
benetited monopolies put together.
FARMERS AT FORT DODGE.
(Manson Democrat.)
If you could have seen them in their
deliberations at the Karniers' Grain
Dealers' convention, yon would have
awakened to a realization that the
farmers of Iowa are alive to their own
interests, are most intelligent and
business-like body of men and are
coping with the trusts In a way that is
all their own anil yet effectual.
There they were—hundreds of them
—from all over the state. Not the
bearded and booted buffoons you see
in the caricatures in the city papers,
but quiet, reserved, well dressed,
thoughtful, sober men. men with a
mission and with plenty of knowledge
and manhood to perform it.
Republicans rubbed elbows with
democrats, yet there was no politics
only a little that professional poli
ticians attempted to inject and were
promptly squelched for their pains
the farmers were there to talk busi
ness, their own business, not politics.
They spotted the man with an ax to
grind very quickly arid his a.x re
mained dull.
From nothing the farmers co-oper
ative societies in Iow-i have i"own in
a very few years to 205 organizations.
Calhoun is still the banner county I
with fifteen elevator companies owned
and controlled by the farmers. Thev
are all successful as are nearly all
farmers' co-operative societies the!
whole country over. They will be more!
successful in the years to come, for
the farmers are now fighting their own
battles with brains and intelligence,
and. best of all. loyalty to each other
and to their cause.
HIS TEMPERANCE RECORD.
(Sac Sun.)
During the 'six years Mr. Cummins
has been governor he has not advo
cated a single concession to the liquor
interests. He has advocated legisla
tion for the strengthening of the en
forcement power of the state, tho op
posing the Rankin marshal bill because
it takes away responsibility from the
officers elected and paid by the peo
ple for the enforcement of the law. Ev
ery general assembly since he has been
governor has passed measures for the
strengthening of the prohibitory fea
tures of the Iowa liquor law and Gov
ernor Cummins has signed them. No
tably, the last general assembly, in
which his friends commanded strength
to defeat any legislation he didn't
want passed the time limit bill, thru
the provisions of which the entire state
will come under the prohibitory law
'Baking
Powder
Absolutely Pure
The only baking powder made
with Royal Grape Cream of Tartar.
Hence the superiority of the food
it leavens.
Hence the anti-dyspeptic qualities
which it imparts to the food.
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11 11 r'n
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July I, 1911, unless new statements
.f consent, for selling liquor are ob
lined and thereafter the lifo of a
tatement of consent, will be but five
years. This Is the most Important
imendmenl to the Iowa liquor laws
since the enactment of the mulct law.
It is a step in the direction of
Loans and dis
counts
Overdrafts, secured
and unsecured ..
U. S. bonds to se
cure circulation..
Bonds, securities,
etc
Banking house, fur
niture, and fix
tures
Other real estate
owned ...'
Due from National
banks (not re
serve agents ....
Due from State
Treasurer other
than 5 per cent
redemption fund..
Total
a
wide prohibit ion. and it was taken
with the full sanction of Governor
Cummins, whose closest friends were
among its strongest advocates. He
promptly signed the bill and it became
law. His is a better record in the
•'•-I- of temperance legislation than
can be credited to all of three Imrne
republican predecessors, two of
vhom were prominent church niem
x-rs.
Horrigan tho Deserter.
"Horrlgan has been captured," was
the news received on Governors Island.
Horrigan was an Inveterate deserter,
and altho every conceivable decora
lion is tatooed on him, he has managed
to fool tho recruit:ng officers of the
irmy and navy for fifteen years, in
which time he has enlisted thirteen
times In the army, each time under a
different name, but always with the
telltale tattoo pictures on his body.
Horrlgan's desertions soon became
such regular events and caused so
much trouble to the officers who had
:lie misfortune to have him in their
commands that when he deserted for
the thirteenth time, General Alnsworth
adjutant general of the army, took
charge personally of the work of re
'apturing him.
Tho description of the deserter,
which was sent to every army post
from New York to the Presidio and
from the Gulf to Jackson Barracks in
New Orleans, was the most complete
•ver sent out by trie adjutant general's
department of the army. The circular
said that Horrlgati was between 30 and
35 years old, and was so liberally tat
tooed that his identification should
prove easy, and that from previous ex
perience he would again apply for en
listment soon.
rhe description said that Horrigan
hnd the gayest chest of any man in
I ho army. There were pictures of
(lowers and animals all over his chest.
The central picture represented a .prize
fight, the picture showing the pugilists
hammering away at each other and the
roped arena the only thing missing
being the spectators and seconds of
tho fighters.
Horrlgan's right arm according to
the Alnsworth rcular, is even gaud
ier than his chest. On this arm there
is the picture of a heart, a knife, a.
wreath of flowers, a Maltese cross, and
a girl swinging from a trapeze. The
left arm is decorated with two clasped
hands, a reproduction of the aurora
borealis, a star and a. shield. On the
back of the left hand is a star.
The editor of the Memphis, Tenn.,
"Times" writes: "In my opinion Foley's
Honey and Tar is the best remedy for
coughs, solds and lung trouble, and to
my own personal knowledge Foley's
Honey and Tar has accomplished many
permanent cures that have been little
short, of marvellous." Refuse any but
the genuitif in the yellow package. Mc
Bride & Will Drug Co.
REPORT OF THE
OF THE
CONDITION
First National Bank
At Marshalltown, in the State of Iowa,
at the Close of Business
FEBRUARY 14th, 1908.
Resources.
Liabilities,
Capital stock paid in
Surplus fund
Undivided profits,
less expenses and
taxes paid
Nation il Rank notes
outstanding
Due to other Na
tional banks
Due to Stale Banks
and bankers
Due to Trust Com
panies and Sav
ings banks
Individual deposits
subject to check..
Demand certificates
of deposit
Total
State of Iowa
Marshall County, ss.
&vi*%?$!&&
This woman says she was saved
from an operation by Lydia E.
lMiikliam's Vegetable Compound.
LenaV. Henry, of Norristown, Ga^
writes to Mrs. Pinkham:
I suffered untold misery
from fe
male troubles. My doctor said an opera
tion was the only chance
Iowa National, Des
Moines
Bankers' National
$323,640.39
25,000.00
97,272.00
33,000.00
10,023.96
..5,315.04
Banks and Bank
ers
Due from approved
reserve agents ..
Checks and other
cash items
Notes of other Na
tional banks ....
Fractional paper
currency, nickles,
and cents
Lawful money re
serve in bank, viz:
Specie $47,493.20
Legal-tender notes. 5,500.00—52,993.20
Due from U. S.
82.00
87,343.04
7,191.76
I had, and I
dreaded it almost as much
as death.
"Ono day I read how other women
had been cured by Lydia E. Pinkham's
Vegetable Compound, and I decided to
try it. Before I had taken the firet
bottle I was better, and now I am en
tirely cured.
Every woman suffering with any
female trouble should take Lydia E.
Finkliam's Vegetable Compound."
FACTS FOR SICK WOMEN.
For thirty years Lydia E. Pink
ham's Vegetable Compound, made
from roots and herbs, has been the
standard remedy for female ills,
and has positively cured thousands of
women who have been troubled with
displacements, inflammation, ulcera
tion, fibroid tumors, irregularities,
periodic pains, backache, that bear-
ing-downfeeling,flatulency,indices
ion,
dizziness or nervous prostration.
Why don't you try it
Mrs. Pinkham invites all sick
women to write her for advice.
She lias guided thousands to
health. Address, Lynn, Mass.
STATEMENT OF THE CONDITION
OF THE
St. Anthony Savings Bank
Bank, organized under the laws of
Iowa, located at St. Anthony, in the
county of .Marshall, at the close of
business on the 14th day of Feb. A. D.,
1908, made to the auditor of state as
required by law.
ASSETS.
Amount of bills, bonds and c,v-:"
,:
other evidences of debt
discounted or purchased 'j
actually owned by bank /.fi
(carried out) .$ 54,118.97.
Amount of cash on ,.
1
..
hand, described as $
follows: ..
Gold coin $
Silver coin and
bullion
Legal tender and na
tional tank notes
and aubsldary
coin $2,252.93
Drafts and checks on $
other solvent banks
and other cash
items not dishon
ored, on hand and
belonging to the
bank 374.02-2,627.00
Ainount subject to be
drawn at sight on
deposit with sol
vent banks or
bankers (specify
ing names and lo
cations of banks):
30.00
322.00
1,629.65
Chicago
808.67
Marshalltown State
Bank
3,016.59
Overdrafts $1,721.43
Expense account ... 613.77— 2,335.20
Value of real prop
erty (owned by the
bank) 2,000.00
Value of personal
property (owned
by the bank)..... 1,000.00— 3,000.00
Total assets ..$ 67,963.14
LIABILITIES.
Amount of capital -stock
actually paid up in cash..$ 10,000.00
Total amount due
depositors, as fol
lows:
de
....$33,499.43
de-
Amount sight
posits
Amount time
posits:
6,060.00
Commercial
Savings
Indebtedness of ev
ery kind due
banks, bankers or
persons other than
regular deposi
tors:
372.02
Bills payable
Other profits on
hand (after de
ducting taxes and
expenses)
1,250.00
..
$652,560.00
^$100,000.00
4,000.00
1,681.41
25,000.00
2,417.60
45,628.22
2C.1S4.87
216,366.74
231,281.16
,. $652,560.00
I. If. Gerhart, cashier of the above
named bank, do solemnly swear that
the above statement is true to the best
of my knowledge and belief.
H. GKRHART,
Cashier.
Subscribed and sworn to before me
this 26th day of February. 190-S.
GEO. L. OWINGS,
Notary Public.
Correct—Attest:
D. T. DENMEAD,
A. M. FRIEND,
C.H.SMITH.
Director*.
K41SPm!S§8'
A
4'i
2,979.00
3,091.65- 5,529.97
•y
I
-. ifvf
10,018 59
7,900.13—51,418.15
9
4,000.00— 4,000.00
•••"*.
2,544.99— 2,544.99
Total liabilities ....
Amount of all lia
bilities to the
bank on part of
its directors:
.$ 67,963.14
I
As borrowers....! 416.59
As endorsers .... None— 416.59
State of Iowa, Marshall county, ss—
"We, "VV. N. Dickerson, president, W.
H. Stipp, vice president, and H. G.
Van Orsdel, cashier of the bank above
named, do solemnly swear that the
foregoing statement Is full, true and
correct, to the best of our knowledge
and belief that the assets therein set
forth are bona fide the property of
said bank In its corporate capacity,
and that no part of the same has been
loaned or advanced to said bank for
the purpose of being exhibited as a
portion of Its assets.
"VV. X. DICKER SON, president.
-l
mi
p--#-
IT. G. VAN ORSDEL, Cashier. g|§
(Bank Seal)
Sworn to before me and subscribed
In my presence by \V. N. Dickerson and
H. G. Van Orsdel, this 21st day of Feb
ruary, 1
'JOS.
S. N. MBEKINS,
Justice of the Peace, In and
for Marshall county.^s
(Notary Seal)
Attested by:
\V. H. STIPP.
%-U
A
iM
J. A. BRYANT.lv I
1-V.4
Director*.

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