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Uz WLitMte gaits gagle: tmvs&n gfcornittfl, ctoBer 21, 1886.
M. 31. 3IDKDOCK, Editor.
THURSDAY MORNING. OCT. 21. 1SS0.
or AMOclate Jostles-
JOHN A. JIARTIV. . .
ftir Secretary of State- ,
For State 6Xmes W ttAMlWO.
jamks . '""'" samner county.
For Auditor cf StogH McCABTHTt
IWU1 pawnee county.
For Attorney n&--BIUDFoiU.
-' Bourbon county.
"" e. 5. HOREnx.rowncOTUXty
&. E. H. FUKSTOH
HOS. THOMAS BYAN,
uuj. " Shawnee county.
A. s. yvrtsos,
HOK.E. J. TURNER.
HON. S. R. PETERS,
For Judge- Hojr.x.n.WALU ,
for Probate Judge- B -n.
ITor Clcr of District Court- WMOnT.
For County Attorney- G c. J0SE3.
For County Superintendent g pj.
For Commissioner Third ls Wftj KAia)AIX.
For Representative Ed M!,, HATFIELD
For Representative S3J District-
For RcprcsentaUve Uth D CARPENTER.
Of the county commissioners, embracing the
amount of cash in hands of treasurer Octo
ber lo, 1SSG, the amount of receipts and dis
bursements, and the balance of cash on hand
and in the hands of designated depositors,
October 11, 1S8C:
Balance in hands of
treasurer Oct. ,
Tax levy and side
Co. Sup't Fines
SupplemYl tax roll
Int. on deposits
Funding bonds sold.
Poor farm bonds
Normal Inst, fund
ree'd from btato
RecM from Co. Sup't
Principal and int. on
Rec'd on delinquent
School dists am't
paid dist. trcas. . . .$ 10550i ."
Miscellaneous 015 2
S 344222 41
? 10(5178 57
GOV. MARTIN'S APPOINTMENTS
Governor Martin v.lllad.lrrcs the peopled the fol
lowing times and places, being supplementary ap
pointments. Ex-Oovcrnor Thomas A. Ofcborn will be
with him at each of the appointments:
Eureka Thursday, October 21.
EI Donulo Friday, Octolicr.3.
winiifin Kitiinlnv. October m.
Gariii-tt Monday, October 2..
Ottawa Tuesday, October 20.
la wrence-Wednesday. October 2i.
COUNTY KEl'UMMCAX MEETINGS.
Under the auplccs of tho Sedgwick county central
Kcchl townsMp. Thursday. Oct. list. Speakers, W.
E. Stanley ami others. , . T
Clearwater. Erlday. Oct. 22.1. Speakers. Col. J. R.
Hallowcll and W.S. Morris. lq. . T n
Greenwich. Monday, Oct, 2Dth. Speakers. J. V.
Caldwell ami omers.
Waco township, Monday, Oct.
Rood, Esq.. ana , . J""T''-
School bonds am' t
paid for bonds and
County fund war
rants cancelled. . . .
Int. on Co. bonds. . ..
Double and errone
ous and una pp.
Stato fund paid
state treas. . .
D. and E. tax
Funding bonds paid
bonds and interest
OPENING OF OKLAHOMA.
The Opposition of President
Kccords and Facts Covering the Entire Ques
tion of Its Settlement.
lliesilay. Oct. 2Ctfc.
23th, Speakers. C.
' W. S. Morris, ct at
".'".nVivr. 2Gth. Speakers. J. P.
gypsum fo'wnshlp. Wod..-lay. Oct. 27th. Speakers
r Urod and A. O. Armstrong. , . , .
VlSu township. Wednesday. Oct. 2Tth. Speakers,
J. P. Campbell, ej ai.
Cheney. Thursday nlji t Oct. 23th.
R. Hatlleld. Col. J. U, Hallowcll and
allev Center. Friday, Oct. 29th. Speakers, Col. J.
bSSh; ". T lY. Wall and Camtt
Wichita. Mondav, Nov. lht. Speakers from u
will lie In attendance; also our best local speakers
will discuss the issues. chalrman.
W. L. McDcn, Secretary.
2Sth. Speakers, Hon.
J. 1. CampDeii,
D. and E. tax 107 84
Poor fund warrants
cancelled lao v-
D. andE. tax.
Bridge fund paid
bonds and iut
D. and E. tax
Normal Inst, fund
paid on Co. Supt's
School land paid
prin. and int 9622 17
"Wichita City paid
city treas 27247 01
D. and E. tax 1035 03
The State Central, committee havo made the fol
IowInBapKlntmen"ls for southwest Kansas up to
Senator Plumb and others will address the people
on the political Issues of ; tho day at
Mel'i erson. Monday. Sept. 2F, at 7:.7)p. m.
I,il commute, s.iie requested to make all ncees-
MwrrViwemwiU for 1I tlicwj n.cetlnBs. Posters
r...,.ui,, .1 liv thU eoinmlttee.
Hv order of 1 lie mitral committer
l"or the Seventh ConsrcsMonal Dl'ilrlct.
WtOIInjjton. Sumner r.unl v. Thursday. October,
at TJ'i n. m. Mieakeis, S. It. Peters". O. W . Clements
A. W. imltii.SK E. htaulej. Tim McCarty and E. 11.
Avi!ri,iti r.Hlcwtelc rountv. Trlday. Oct. 22, at 7:1
m sm'nkrrH s It. Peters. J. R. HjiUowoII. l-ranl;
JVlllette.'u. W.aemeat. 3. W. Hr.mlllon and Tim
rJi'i::.:.!! c,i.,.r .v.imtv. Kntnrdnv. Oct. 2.1. at
1). m! . speakers, S. 'it. Peters-, .1. 11. liallowell and T
'..?niit (;ln-- TJnsb county. Monday, Oct. 25, at 7:t
n. in. Sneaker;, H. H.PLterj,, . AY. Mmoeks. S.
1 ..1 'M,, !.r-nrli-
..j ...... --- pt,l-,. I1..t ".. nt 7S II.
and Tim Jiix-ariy.
iCro-se. Rush county. Tuesday. Oct. J. nt
.Speakers, S. R. Peters, V.'. It. Drown,
m . Si
m... .i.i.l Tim -.IfPfirtV-
v(i-.nn iinimiuniiitv. Tuesday. Oct. J(. at :.Ji
p. m. 'speakers. Frank Gillette, Geo. 1). Omer and
J.W. White. , , rt
St. John. Stafford county. Thursday. Oct
.Speaker!,, s. it. ieier
paid twp. treas
D. and E. tax
Bal. cash in hands of
treas. Oct. 11, ..$
11. O. Daib.ou and
p. m. hpeauer
t T. -!,. .,. nil
Iuka, Pratt county, l'rlday. Oct. ?. at 7:00 p.m.
Speakers. S. R. Peters. It. O. Davidson, 1 rank Gil
lettear.dk. Hatlleld. rn
Elllnwood. Uaiton county. Friday, Oct 9 at .w)
i. in. Speakers, J. U. Hallowcll, 11. W hlttside eix'
L-ikin, Plni'iev county, l'rlday. Oct. 20. at ISO p.
SiK-ak-rs. H. 1!. Kelley, W.R. Dmwii and J.W .Rn
Kingmnti. Kinsman county. Saturday, Oct. .V, t
TiMp.m. Speakers, S. It. Peters. 1$. O. Davids -i
T. T. Tavlor. It. Hatlleld and J. W. Haughey.
Clmarfon, l'ord eounty. Saturday, Oet. ;W. at .) -in.
Shaker. H.1J. Kellej. W.R. Urowu. Hen
Ilootliiind .1. W. Rush. , ,.,
Newton. Hare county, Monday, Jmv. 1. at i--0p.
m. Six-al.ers. s. u. reicr. i. w. .ieiiu-iu. "
Lawrence, T. 'I.'Zajlor. II. Whlte.sldes anil Vi
A f ullattcndnnce Is r quested at all these inw-t-Iuks.
The Im-uos vf the heur will le ablv and thor
W. 1:. LATHY. 1- V. 9IIA,CM ,N
Secretary. Chr m. Lx. Com.
sEDnwict: count v.
nalanec on hand Sept.
Collected since Sept.
Common school fund..
Normal Institute fund.
Cities and townships...
School land sales
Cash in hands of Treas-
u rer consist In K of w ar-
rants paid and osucel-
ed... 7,t33 2.1
Township orders 2Vi 01
Tax sale certificates 277 7)
Total cash items.... . C7
Cash in hands of
tieasurer 0.WJ 07
Cai-h In Stato National
Itauk 11,113 40
Casli In Wichita Na
tional bank H.tll 7t
$ 311222 44
THE KANSAS M1DEAND KAlTj'WAy.
THE SOCIAE SCIENCE ChUU.
ThiJ sixth l seini-anniKil inecting of the
social science riub of Kansas and western
jMitsouri will be held at Emporia, Kan.,
KovcmU'r 8 and -1, 1S8G. to which the
ladies nf Wichita not only but of all this
port ion of the s4ate are cordially invited.
The hotel rates have been ficd at a very
low figure. The irogr.unmc a tent us by
Mr. Stcrrv, the secretary, is a very inter-.
ej?tinrr one of a larce ran ire. covermc even
the kitchen range. The sciences, the arts,
literature, philanthropy, etc., arc among
the "general headings of the subjects assigned.
The Kechi township election to vote aid
in the stun of $10,000 to the Kansas Mid
land railway company occurs next Satur
day at the UMial voting place in that town
ship. The aid asked is light compared
with the benefits which -will accrue to the
township by the building of this railroad.
Mr. E. P. Ford, county clerlc'of Sedgwick
countv, authorizes the statement, that the
Atchison, Topeka & Santa ITe railroad
through Kechi township, is assessed at the
rate of $G,S19.70 per mile, and paid in
taxes iu lJsSl, hi that township, the sum of
$i,2til.4."i on 0 1-2 miles of railroad, and a
total assessed valuation of $14,030. We
can safely estimate that the Kansas, 3Iid
latul railway -will have 0 1-2 miles of road
in Kechi township, assessed at fully the
rate as the Santa F as this is to be a
THAT HAEANCE SHEET,
Following an examination made by the.
county commissioners of the books and ac
counts of the county treasurer, the Eagle
published on last Saturday morning the
balance sheet. That balance sheet was and
is correct. The criticism, however, was
offerrd to the effect that the exhibit did not
show the warrants in the hand? of the
treasurer which hail been redeemed, but
not cancelled, etc. A paid warrants and
paid towns-hip orders, etc., are :is much
cash to the treasurer and his accounts
as greenbacks tho whole amount of
these amounting to $9,0GD.07 was culled,
and properly o, as so much "cash in hands
of trcauier." But to shufoff all quibble
Commissioner Aley went over the amounts
:md separated each of these items so that
the balance sheet iis it appears this morning
shows the different amount of each separate
item of which $9.0G9.G7 consists of..
In addition to the balance sheet thus
taken off wc publish this morning the treas
urer's full report and also that of the com
missioners. Taken all together the reports
published this morning give an exact ex
hibit of the affairs and finances of the
county and correctly to a cent.
There has been a studied effort upon the
part of Democratic papers and politicians
in Kansas, to lav the failure of the opening
of the Indian Territory, and especially of
the district of Oklahoma, at the door of
Senator Plumb, Congressman Peters and
others of the Kansas delegation. N line
the Eagle had no sympathy with the
boomers in their attempts to force matters
in the face of Arthur's proclamations, we
repeatedly set out the fact that Senator
Plumb was industriously at work endeav
oring to convince the senate and adminis
tration that the tiling was inevitable and
that therefore the sooner the whole matter
was taken cure of and the Territory opened
by proper legislation, the better it would be
for all concerned, including the Indians.
"Mr. Plumb made the only notable speech
in the senate on the rmestion, extracts from
which were published by this paper. Judge
Peters and Kyan in the House were just as
earnest. After action had been secured by
both houses, directing President Cleveland,
who in refusing to comply, replies by de
nominating the men who were asking a
settlement of the question as unlawful com
binations. The Emporia Repub
lican of yesterday, treating of
the presidential attitude, says that
the people of southwestern Kan
sas, who have been largely interested in the
settlement of Oklahoma, have had their
hopes in this direction crushed by the pol
icy of the present administration. The sec
retary of the interior in his report for 1S85
characterizes those citizens of Kansas and
other ststes wlio sought to make homes in
that country as "outlaws and depredators"
and says they "will discover the impossibil
ity of success when they find themselves
confronted by the law of the land, strength
ened by the civil and military arm and
backed by the moral sentiment of a just
oeople." Congress authorized the presi
dent to open negotiations for the opening
of the Oklahoma country. This favorable
action of congress was secured by the efforts
of Senator Plumb, Hon. Thos. Ryan, Hon.
S. R. Peters and other members of our dele
gation, who did all they could, in the face
of a fresh and hostile administration, to
aid the people in their efforts to settle in
this desirable country. So, the Republi
can representatives from Kansas got
throuffh a measure authorizing the presi
dent to open negotiations for these lands
throudi a commission, but, the administra
tion, arrogant with an unexpected political
victory, refused to carry it out, and, to cap
ti... niirrmv. characterized this advance
guard of daring pioneers as "outlaws.
And yet, we understand, some of these
men who have been beaten back and in
sulted are votinsr the Democratic ticket.
Those thai eio so simply lick the hand that
smites them. To show that our statement
of the case is correct wc copy from the re
port of L. Q. C. Lamar, Mr. Cleveland's
secretary of the interior, what he sa3's on
the Oklahoma question as follows;
Bv the third article of the treaty of Au
gust 10, 1SCJG (U Stat., 7G0). it is stipulated
that "in compliance with the desire of the
United States to locate other Indians and
freed men thereon, the Scniinoles ceded to
the United States their entire domain," con
sisting of 2,109,030 acres, at the rate of 15
cents per acre.
Bv the third article of the treaty of Au
gust 11, 18G0 (Ibid., 780), the Creeks, for
flic same purpose, ceded to the United
States the wct half of their entire domain,
which cession passed 3,402,4:J0 acres, at
the rate of 30 cents per acre. The two ces
sions combined aggregate 5,571,410 acres.
The Indians have been paid therefor ac
cording to agreement.
In pursuance of the purpose for which
these lands were ceded to the United States,
portions on the cast and tho west thereof
have been from time to time set apart for
and assigned to certain tribes and bands of
friendly'Indians for their use and occu
pancv. That portion of the land remaining un
appropriated to the trust provided for in
the treaties lies very nearly in the center of
the Indian Territory. It is this unappro
priated tract that is" commonly called the
"Oklahoma country." Xo agent of the
government resides "upon this land, and it
is not occupied in anv way by any person
or persons for any purpose under any au
thority of this department.
An organized movement by certain pcr-s-ons
was begun and set on foot some years
n:ist for the forcible possession ot and set
tlement upon thee lands under the plea
that thev formed a part of the public do
main and were subject to entry and settle
ment under the general land laws of the
United States. 'To prevent such unlawful
and unauthorized settlements it became
necessary for the executive to is
sue the proehr.nation of April
20. 1S79. Februarv 12, 1S30, and
July 1, 18S4, defining the status of those
lands, and warning all persons againt any
attempts to go or settle thereupon. It had
also been necessary to use a part of the mil
itary force of the United States to remove
intruders who had succeeded in getting into
"When I assumed charge of this depart
ment it was alleged that certain individu
als, associations of person", and corpora
tions were in the unauthorized possession
of portions of the "Oklahoma Country,"
;md also that certain other portions and
WORTH OF DRY GOODS
Be Disposed of in Thirty Days. Sale Will Commence
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 1886,
In the New Staekman Building,
First Door South of City Shoe Store on Main St.
A Portion of this Stock is Slightly Damaged
"by "Water and smoke. This will te
a Regular Picnic for Everybody
in want of
Dress Goods, Cloaks, Shawls
FLANNELS, UNDEKWEAE ETC.
Come to the Feast.
LARIMER & STINSON.
ties themselves, had carefully read the con
cluding clause of section two of the grant
ing act, which is as follows:
The United States shall extinguish, as
rapidly as may be consistent with public
policy and the wcnare or tnc imuaus, auu
noles referred to above, but also to lands
ceded by the Cherokces, the status of
which is considered herein under the
title "The Cherokee Outlet."
The unlawful combination above referred
to have rendered it, in my judgment, un-
oulv by their voluntary cession, the Indian wise to appoint tins commission, inai
title to all lands falling under the operation which gives security to life and property is
of this act and acquired iu the donation to the spirit of the law. Nothing is more
the read named in the act. dangerous, move fatal to rig its of property
For the purpose of this act the Indian and personal safety and public order, than
.:.! 4 !. ,mlmn F tl.n "nirl-ilinmn :i Sllirit Ot laWlCSSnCSS. 1110 lnailHCaliV
C. O. DAVIDSOX, President"
K. F. C.VTKS, Examiner.
II. V.. GH.MAX. McoPrc"., usliU.n, V. n
main or tiuni: line, wiucu ouiu iiuiku
A44.0."i0 worth of taxable property in Kechi
township, placed there by the Kansas Mid
land railwav company. The average rate
per cent in" that township is about 3 per
cent. The amount of taxable property
multiplied bv the rate per cent would make
A1.2G4.4r. which the Midland railroad
would pav each vear in Kechi township.
1 he bonus inev are
six per cent, bond;
on 10.000 would
imirf; it rOTi lv rp.-n1ilv
."'"-- J . . . ' . t .:,. ,..,-.,:..,. ii .,-..- .t
road would pav in annual taxes in the j ms proeiaxuauuu, uwiiB .. i.,p lllKU
the township GGl.-lo more than annual ; upon the lands, aim those intending, prc
;.r;t This cum mnltinliwl i- thirtr narimr. or thrcatcmug to enter and settle
vears, vwthout simple or compound in- upon the same, that they would not be per
terest, makes the sum of $19,933.50, or I milted to evter upon that .territory or to re
nearlv double the amount of the bonds main thcrcon-if already there.
a-sked for bv the railway company. Added The partita claiming the right to enter
tolhisisihc fact that the territory em 'these lands, sieging them to be public
braced in the larger part of Kechi town- ! lands, argue thai the L nited btetes mut
hin is so eh to this city that the growth . have understood hc treaty with the
of this citv enhauccs the value of everv Seminol?s and Creeks, while the meaning
...,. r i.,i ;, tii.Tt imrMshi It Mr. iio ' im intent tnereoi was ircsn: in
Country" through -which the railroad was
proposed to run, has not been extinguished.
The railroad has not been constructed upon
or extended into that territory, and conse
quently it has not acquired possession nor
the right of possession of any portion of
those lands under that law.
In the case of the Unied States vs. D. L.
Payne, tried in the district court of the
United States for the western district of
Arkansas, Judge Parker cited the decis
ions of the supreme court in the case of
"Wilcox vs. Jackson (13 Pet., 2GG,) "where
in it is held that whenever a tract of land
iias been appropriated to the public, use it
is sevcied from the mass of the public do
main, and subsequent laws of state are not
construed to embrace it though they do not
in terms except it." He also refers to the
case of the Leavenworth, Lawrence fc Gal
veston road vs. the United States (2 Otto,
733.) which rcafiirms the doctrine in "Wil
cox vs. Jackson, and holds further that
"this doctrine applies with more force to
Indians than to military reservations."
Judge Parker then adds: "1 think, there
foie, from the authorities I have cited, and
from the language of this section that there
is no doubt that "this act of congress has not
changed the land in controversy from the
condition of a reservation.
Xotwithstanding the ruling of the inte
rior department, the proclamation of the ex
ecutive, and the solemn adjudications of
the federal court of competent jurisdiction
I over the parties and over the subject mat
ter, upon a clear statement oi lacts on
both sides of the question, all holding that
these lands arc not a part of the public do
main and are not subject to pre-emption
and homestead entry under the general
land laws of the United States, but on the
contrary that they are a part of the Indian
Territory, that they are not unappropriated
lands, but lands dedicated to specific pur
poses, yet it is to be regretted that re
peated "attempts have been made to make
forcible entry and possession upon said
It has become generally known through
out this country "that this large tract of
land, fertile, w'ell watered, and with its
mild climate, is unoccupied, and that i' has
continued in this idle condition since the
1SGG. It is thcretorc not sur
The Davidson Loan Company
PAID-UP CAPITAL, 860,000.
Money Always on Hand to Loan on Improved Farm and City Property.
Have Loaned More Money in Southern Kansas than any Company .n thr
tions of the latter danger should be check
ed at all times, until thetile of law becomes
the daily rule of conduct for our people.
The lands reserved for the accommoda
tion of the Indians are undoubtedly much
larger in cnlcut than h needed for their
wants and accommodations. There can be
no harm in recognizing the gradual cur
rent slowly tending in the direction of civ
ilized occupation and use of the Indian Ter
ritory, as the Indians themselves become
consolidated upon fewer residential points;
but rapacity and lawlessness will not abide
the gradual and gentle method of change,
and seek by violence and forcible invasion
to displace law and treaty and the sens-: of
obligation to both, and fide roughshod into
possession of the lands of the
Indian reservations. "Will it not
be a lesson valuable there and
valuable elsewhere to show to
such transgressors that their way is hard,
nnd that nothing will render the Indian oc
cupation more permanent, or postpone the J
change in the use ot tnese lantis longer
thaiuhe attempts to invade and by force to
obtain possession and enjoyment of them?
The outlaws and depredators who imagine
thev can override the law and violate treaty
obligations with the Indians, will discover
the impossibility of success when they find
themselves confronted by the law of the
land, strengthened by the civil and military
arm, and backed by the moral sentiment of
a just people.
FHCE WITH CrriXHS HANK. Nnrthvrwt
Cornt.r 31aln Slnvt a:m uourfuu a rau-. )
BUY LOTS IN
1 -:- & -:- Filer's -:- Second -:- Addition
These Lots are close to the City Limits, and are lying between Central Ave
and Second Street, east of town. These lots are for sale on cheap
and easy terms. No college, Union depot or machine shops
are to be built on them For "r: apply at
i BUTLER & FISHERS HARDWARE STC RE
110 DOUGLAS AVE.
i . . . i trp'ino5 n
asKiug awiuiMMrav-- rr p .yj , jariro c 03, of i,nniy, mttus-
j. The annual interest ana seme upon a.u lam,. trious DCOiVle rculin- iu more thickly set-
be 000. From these . . 1 he matter was considered, and the prcs- J Fs PeI 'J rJ " ?a neouire homcitentl5
en that tho ra 1- ident. on tne i.itn oi -uarcii. i-j, lssueu i -" ;"-
The respectful petitions of many ieaee
able and law-abiding citizens from numer
ous localities throughout the country re
questing that it le opened to settlement, no
ZI. II. MurUook. , ' i
Djzak Sii:: As I have an apple tree thai
has shown some curious freaks this season
I will send them to you. In the spring it
blossomed and raised about peek of ap
ples. In the summer, the time those henvy
rain.s came, it blossomed again, of which
eix or seven apples set and grew to the size
of those I send you. In October the tree
blossomed again, of which I send you a
blovsom. Yours, etc.,
L. B. Gk.ot.
Palmyra postoflicc, Butler county, Ivan.
HOW HH WD IT.
From ;he ;lote-Itonocrat.
The principal object of Mr. Jay Gould's
visit to the west has finally developed.
Kansas Citv had threatened to join hands
with the competitors of the Missouri Pacific
and do all in iU power to injure the busi-
n rf ihe Gould ime-s lor me aucgeu
less than the threatened uniawim invasion u vu "vv"rr.r- ;, .ij,.
of Uie land, have had the effect of inducing reason that ' fJS?? S.
consideration of the subject bv congress, mated W Th LSSSST tht the
cumed such crave
maenatc did wliat
which, at iis 1.0.-4 session, enacted the fol
lowing provwon o i, u ,., J" t ami poured oil
i nai me presiueni is nereoy suiuouwi ' iTT.. vJnf hi -isr
open negotiations with the Creeks, Sen- the troubled water, orc hts .
nroiwrtions that Uie
he nCTcr does untfl
and his interest were
safelv said that every 1 .OuO population , their mmd anu Knowledge, a, r,,. ' ,i 'knrf bdo- loudlv cowlemned on every hand,
which is, added to this citv will increase the lands to the public domain, since by , opening to srttlemenl under the hfaHsjwri JJ mberP ner of Uie ihcaUon.
the value of the farming- land iu Kechi ' act of congre, of July 27, 1660 U Stat., ws Uk? nM?5icnl tends m swtl Indian "5 a dnglc promise or diaag
ownship at l..t$3 per acre. The intend ;291-pas5l in the same month that the Territory ca led by them pnveh jj Utthom W, "itjoi in the bbm
of this citv and Kechi township, bv reason I treaties were proclaimed-a right of way the I nited btates by Uie several treruxe of U .w that ia t
0 their clews proximity, are identical . wiUi a subsidy, of land was granted tin ; August eievb eighteen hundred i me o. -ia;crTiew . Jounnl re.
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: trw-r-nci.s,., i, ,tn .isfr.lii w.-hiph nassed turoun orea ami sj:iv-six. anu juiy
lUniiUllI kXi. AVL..V. M-vtwv 1 .T-t . ,, 1- -
. : i. urM.i.,i,-.m imtrr ' 'iiirv rMim o ?' wn mnnra ana sixiv-Mi.
iin-, uiu viviiiuvui. w""'.'- .... . 1 ,s . r .
n it i thn iht lt- f-.iiilinri7.ino- me use ot a iwrtiou ot . uw purnoc me sum 01 nve
ThR construction company
if the election is carried in Kech
nn S.nturdav next, that the immediate
ctnu-iimi of the line will Ivg;
;,,t.ntinn nf the nulwav company to place the land fo
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tho st.-ition as near 111
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ioiMM!' . i'""-"-.t . ".,.":' .j:.:;! 1 1 'i.w? i- !, indif.n
the wishes OI the people anu :iecouuuuaic i uiuai uac uccu tuuiwtu ". - m - 7"
the "rcatct number. Wc have confldencc who failctl to object to its appropriation tor
in the intelligence of the public spirit of railroad purposes.
the citizens of Kechi and predict for the This argument would hardly have been
bonds handsome majority I if the advisers of these partic?, or the par-
:iud for It is now stated uy occupants 01 Jir.
thousand dol- nckl car that mere were no interviews
milroad nuroses the United lars, or so much thereof as may be neces- . , , . nronc.rr 1 called fuch at
ucicii; , i,f,v
in tnc trensui.
1 the center of the : States admitted that thev could be used for sary, be, and Uie tame ii m
, :.. i., . .r ; nTi.- i... T,i;.ir. unnwK nnd tbnt this J nnated out of anv monev is
. j... I 1 1 i.w! i- , !nlnc f Tint nthprtTn finnmnrtalrti: hi? action nere-
under to be reported to congress. (23 fetat-,
This provision of law refers not only to
Uie lands ceded bv the Creeks and Semi-
Kansas City. In a pleasant, but intlefmite
way, he answerer! the impertinent quei
Uons of the Times and Journal's reporters.
Mr. Gould did not even $0 much as invite
a Kansas City newspaper man into hii car.
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Bought and Sold on Commission. Liberal advancsmonrls mylo
Everything guaranteed as;
0. B. ST0CKER,
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3IAKBliE! DUS'lY-VnUTE S.VXI),' L.VTII
Lime, Hair, Kew York and Hiclilgan Plaster.
Louisville and Portland Cement.