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WICHITA, KANSAS, MAY 17, 1883.
TliC patcut-outsi dc, tlic majority of the
Kansas icvfpaiiTs, hold llicir convention
nt WfnDcId tliis week, listen to an ailJrcfe
liy Noble rrentlk, anil tbcu take a l'ulman
car and ride to Chihuahua (Sho-wah-wah),
iu Mexico. The patents arc wise In their
day and generation. The publishers oi all-at-home
papers (very few in number) have
pent their money to printer ; It ban gone
Into home circulation. A printing ollice
like the World is a local manufacturing c
lablinhmcnt and expends each year not lets
than live thousand dollar In its town, be
yond what it pays ouuldc for paper, type
and Ink. Make a good paper and in the
long run you will win and then, may-be,
you can go junketing. Hiawatha. H'otlJ.
The editor of the KaGLi: has been haul
id over the coal often and roughly, for
protecting against these annual deadhead
and deailbeat excursions, taken in the
name ol the "editors of Kansas." The last
two wr. participated iu there were three
baugcrs-u to one bona fide editor. And
with thu present xnimon arc people
whose only claim to such a rldo is the fact
that iu mine former jear, as dcadbeats,
they managed to gel their uatnei ou the
roll as member of the original editorial
am-ociation. We protested then, and pro
test now, because we are represented, or
rather mli-reprocntcd, by people unknown
to tho fraternity. The people of cities and
towns set out leases, and spend money and
time in trjing to make a good impression
ou men whom tbcj expect will repay litem
by making known the advantages ol their
respectivo location-, when ill fact I lie)' arc
entertaining people, who, if they could
write at all, would not be admitted to the
iilumns of the real Kansas papers. The
liojs and girls, men and women, who never
owned n type or wrote a column for a
newspaper iu their lives, but who partiei
pjtn ill tbi:e "editoiial excursion"," and
who will represent, so lar as their enter
tainers aie functrucd, all the piinclpal
newspapers in Kansas, may belli right iu
their plaeis, hut they are uoton'y sailing
under ljlc eoloi, but pul others in a false
light against their will. Oit protests there
folv, liali: not bleu agaiul the patent-,
outsiders and their lamlly fiicud, report
cis, locals nud tbclrswccMicarts, tpo,
pretueu ami their lelatimis, as Midi, but
a;!ilnl the tact ol being lepresenled and
iiiUreprrsinti-d by them to slrangeisand
to h leli ntlieisiiH eulerlalii them. For lu
staner, how many pajei iu Kansas will
muialu lepotts or I lie tilp, of the country,
of the tuwns, mid of the people enjojed
tunl recti by the line liundreil nud lift)
Olght peujile who an to-day ill Chihuahua
plnjing the Kansas editor? Those who
think wc entertain an iiuKiiint or particu
larly bitter gall on this subject aru simply
inNtakeii, lor in company with the real
boon tide iilitnis o! Kansas we are leady to
meet, lo 'exciirl" or to du any other prop
er thing uilh tlicm logo to the lleimudas
or .M.iutntoa, ou an hour's notice.
THE FORT SCOTT nOAD.
"The Vvutia-nitealtk lm published sever
al item oi Lite, lo thu (licet that Mr. Jay
Could i- the lent owner ol the St. Louis,
I'ort Scott .V Wichita mad, and that it was
the Intention of that company to continue
this line on west of Wichita. Inourdls
pjteliesnrSiiiiit:i morning wainn item from
Hip-Ion to the cnVcl that thn .Santa I'e be
lieves .lay (tould is liiinishlng the money
to build the l'.,rt .Scott A Wichita road, and
as a iclulia.ti.ry mea-iiic the Santa Ye will
evteiid tin Ir riciviul Hill line to M. I.onik.
Mr. tioiild has said a number of times that
he would build a load to the Arkansas Val
ley it the opportunity offered, mid it would
sem that the oppoitiinily has presented
itself in n roundabout war."
An attorney of one if Mr. (oiiM'h loads
s.ilil la.t fall that when tint Tort S'ott road
readied lehita it would be operated as a
pailol llm Misxuiii system. And further,
that a link ol fourteen miles would be put
in betwieu l.cltoy and Yates Center and a
Missouri I'.icllle train t tin from Holden to
Wichita direct as a through express train
Irotn M. l.onix. Thai Could has lost his
Slip on the Tiisco seems certain, and the
old J-anta Vc will hold him level when he
gets to Wichita. The editor of the Kaui.i:
wji further informcil, scleral months ago,
that the money liirnishcd by -Moral! .t Co.,
the New Voik bankers, to build the Korl
.Volt A. Wichita load came out through
(loiild's baik door; that the Could syndi
cate, held all the construction bonds and
other obligations of the I'ort Scott road,
aud thai the clilups would be applied as
soon as Wlehltn was readied.
NEVER MR. KEENEY.
A col respondent of the Inter-Ocean extols
to the skies one Kecuey, who laid out n
town in Trego county, called Wakecncy.
The gulicr sajs:
"He was prominently spoken of by the
press ol the State fur Cocrnor, and had
he remained In Kansas could, without
doubt, bse taken his seat 111 Congress or
In the Coventor's chair. .should Mr.
Kecney nt any time choose to lake up his I
residence in Kansas the people would bo!
glad to Wilcomc him and do hlui honor.'' I
Mr. Kecuey might have lived In Kausas I
a thousand jeais without ever being Cov
ernoror Congressman, lie represented his
county one year in the legislature, sent
there by the people he had induced to
move lo an altitude of three thousand led
lo raise iiirn sent because there was none
other to go ; but Mr. Keeiiey proved a dead
give away so far as making good his pre
tentious, and if he Is doing well with his
Chicago Ilrcweiy he had belter stay where
he is. Inr Kansas has (pill eleclin:; ndven
turns and dead beats, aud she will knock
off on the Democrats alter her present dose
The lVrry, the Murdoeks, the Giliuores,
the Stollrrs mid the Wilsons have already
returned, and wc think we sec some signs ,
of repentance in Hcacon Milliiiglon and 1
1'ather Griffin. II. It, Kelley grounds the
arms of liiuppoitioit in tho last Issue of
the McI'IkM'soii freeman. CointaoKietaUh.
Kh! lietunicil vvlieie. aud lo whom? We
have been with the Hcpublican party all
the while, preferring defeat while lighting
within its rauks to a victory however pro
nounced ont.lJc of the fold. Upon the
whole wc think the Cnnmonicealtlt would
do well to lay low and crow very softly
over its Click victoiy. As to the platform
of woman Mtflragc, prohibition, the color
racket, aud tho aiill-inonopoly howl, and
the looster placed on these planks, the pa
pers named were Just as much disgusted as
was the CfumcturaHk.
Marsh Murdoek calls attention to what lie
terms "The four great weekly papers of
Kansas.' lie Is modest. Does not include
his paper among them, but wc should do
so. Tlic screaming 'aCI.k is perched upon
oncol th! highest eottonvvoods of the Ar
kansas valley ; and it flics higher than most
of the editorial Idrd" of the State. Law
It was not the high riving aud loud 1
screaming qualities or tho papers alluded
to by us which make up their marked ex
cellence, but rather a kind of unobtrusive
liericcitou, a nuici Mincrioriir which wans, i ... . .,
mold, aud controls like "the MllI.malll""S0:'ldcVTV , .w
voice." after the ...ore stormy have spent ! " of this valley had ceased "rUy
tlnmselvc. In flight, and scream,. "' w "i'.1!0". ? lhe "" '' ","
The VV ichlta Kaglk snappishly refers to
cx-GovrrnorSt. John as "the little Olalhe
ciirculio, who, after sapping tho life of tlic
principal limb of.thc great lpubllcan trco.
Is uow attacking its other branches." What
is the use of kicking a dead man, Mr, li.t
UMC 1ElJo ado Timet.
Because they won't bury the corpse, but
persist lukeepingltand worshipping!!. Let
'em go on with the funeral, and the EaGLK
will drop his tall, fall into lino, aud quit IU
screaming. It ain't the defunct curculio
that bothers us, but the length of the fu
WORSE THAN DEATH.
Our friend Marsh Murdoek, of the Wich
ita Eaclk, a bright and shining light in the
newspaper Mutual Admiration Soclty, seems
to nave the dumps yet because tbo Capital
has not died nor consolidated uorbeen
bought by Iho Democrat. Capital,,
Aye, the variety or dumps that animate
m. tue wan who be Ullo sueet-lron floor that
ste4itwhjUierAeow I a nteee
,,tr j-sH.- Jht,7-,el' paw joensaMaaa" ad,
v jMJor, we sever expectxt CfitU lo
" .tV.ar Jt tJaat it would Ml Into, tkttt ca
u'limily wert than deatlt; Umom fide-
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KANSAS CITT, ORONOGA. MACON CITY AND OTH
ER TOWNS OF WESTERN MISSOWI STRUCK
Bt A CYCLONE. BCSTROYIK MANY
LIVES AND A VAST AMOUNT OF.
Kansas City was visited by her flrfct cy
clone about 4 o'clock on Sunday afternoon,
aud from all accounts it mutt have been a
destructive one. Trom Ibc accounts pub
lished in the Kansas City papers come 200
houses were demolished or greatly Injured,
four persons killed, half a hundred more or
less injured, and one or two hundred thou
sand dollars, woith ol property destroyed.
A storm approaching from the southwest
was met by another from the west. The
two united, forming that whirling moticn
commonly called a cvclonc, which struck
the city and went tearing through the
streets leveling every thing In its course.
Krom the Journal and Timet ol yesterday
morning wc take the following account:
Almost wiping Argentine aud the other
suburbs from the face ot the earth, It cross
ed tho Kawand struck the Stock Exchange.
Here It killed Its first victim In the city and
commenced the tcrribledcstructlon of prop
crt) by partly wrecking the exchange build
ing". With a bound It cleared West Kansas
City and leaped upon the crest of the bluff
to Sixteenth and Jefferson streets.
The firce of the storm is Incomprehensi
ble. Trees as large aa a man's body were
suapped and hurled away almost as if they
were straws, and heavy limbers aud roofs
were picked up and carried for blocks. The
track of the cyclone was from 150 to 200
aidsulde, and, from Its point of contact
with the top cf the bluff, trended east by
northeast, half cast. Iu its course it took
iu the residence pait or the elty mainly, and
ouly injured business bou-e.s when it struck
Grand Atcuuc. Iu tome instances the
slotm very oddly demolished substantial
brick structures, aud permitted small aud
weak frames immediately adjoining to re
main standing. Within the limits of the
cyclone nearly every house suffered more or
Ic-s. Windows were blown out, porches
.wrenched away, tree torn up or broken off,
roofs lifted or wallssprungor settled. Very
few houses escaped some kind ol Injury,
and in the majority of cases the furniture,
even down lo llic most secure rooms, were
A bow: Wyandotte tho storm was even
more tcliible than in Kansas City. The Wo
cjilones started from one common storm
center, which was a Idsek cloud formation
southwest of Wyandotte. The cyclone
which went iioitheast crossed the rher
about a mile above Wyandotte, aud the
sears il left ou the eai tli's surface show that
It was amoiepoweiful storm. When this
culoue was lasl seen it was spinning tow-
aids the norllieastataterriblcratcol speed.
At Kausas City at leastlifly building and
residence are completely destroyed, while
2ts) more are badly damaged. The saddest
featuio is, ol course, the loss of life, and It
serins almost like a miracle that not more
thau four persons wrru killed, and had the
storm fallen upon tho city at light the loss
would have been appalling. Atterthe wind
had spent its fury In tho eastern portion of
the city the rain continued to fall as it had
never fallen before for at least ten minutes,
and the streets became torrents of running
water. Lightning played about the heav
ens, while peals of thunder added grandeur
to the fecne, but later in the evening the
urn broke through the clouds, a rainbow
appeared in the southeast as If to remind
the world of the promi-cof old, and the
storm was over.
Three people were killed outright in Kan
sas City aud a great many wounded and
mangled, (literal fatally. The loss in the
county is now placed at 7t,iK)0, or more.
Much ol It, damage to shrubbery aud house
hold goods, cannot be computed. The in
dividual looses on buiidiugsis generally be
low ?i,0is) , and are so numerous that a lie
tailed statement Is impracticable. Kamp's
biewery, one church and several of the bet
ter houses are damaged fsom $l,0n0 to J,.
ooo, but the large aggregate Is made up of
small auiouut". Kcports from the branch
of the storm which crossed Wyandotte
county, esllmite the loss at f IO,OOP.
Of the Heed family, near Wyandotte, Mrs.
Heed and one child arc dead, and Mr. Kccd
and three other children are badly hurt.
Their recov cry i doubtful. They were all
in the house at the time the building) Was
torn to pieces. ,; ,
A dispatch from Urooklicld, siys flr per
sons w;rc killed and ten or fifteen wound-
At Macon City, on the Hannibal & St Joe
railroad, for forty miles tho wires arc down
on both sides of the tow n. Therefore notli
in confirmatory can be learned yet.
The storm struck the town of Oronogn,
ou the Trisco railroad, in the shape of a
cyclone and und in a few minutes the town
was entirely destroyed with the exception
of a Tew buildings in the southeastern part.
.Si x persons werekilled, thirty-lhrec wound
ed, many seriously mid perhnps lataliy.
The storm was not so disastrous at Webb
City as at lirst reported. Very few people
wcie hurt and uonc killed. A few houses
were unroofed and some moved oil' their
foundations. Itusihcss signs were carried
three miles from the city by the wind.
The St. Louls'ilispatchcs of Monday night
say the telegraph wires are still prostrated
between here aud the seeuc of yesterday's
clone iu southwest Missouri, and no defi
nC hifbjmntiou regarding it has yet been
received. In a general way it is stated that
Orouoga was totally destroyed and a mini
rof persons injured, but none killed.
A relief frain was started from Joplin,
but il could not proceed, owing to the rail
road being covered with (alien timber, aud
il was obliged to return. Further efforts
are being made to reach the place, both by
train and telegraph and it Is believed lliat
news or tbeslliilillon there will soon be re
ceived. At Liberty several houses wcredestroyed
or badly damaged, aud Iu the country ad
jacent several farm houses and other build
ings were blown down, fences destroyed,
and trees uprooted. Capt..lolin Thompson
was severely hurt and his horse killed while
passing n barn that was blown down.
At Missouri City, on the Missouri river,
tho steamer llrown Light was torn from her
moolinas and blowu across the river aud
saud bar. It Is not staled
whether she was damaged or uot
Kcar Pattonsburg the storm was severe,
leveling several houses blowing down trees
fences and so forth. Fragments ot houses
aud pieces of clothing wcro blown into
1'attousburg from across Grand river, indi
cating a good deal of destruction doue ou
the south side of that stream.
At Troy, Kausas, stxteen mllrs west of
St. Joscph,two liouc. were demolished but
there was no one hurt.
A dispatch from Springfield, says tele
graphic communication with Oronogn ha.
been restored, but the particulars of the
ravages ol the cyclone cannot be obtained.
It is know n, however, that all the business
part of town and about two-thirds of th-j
residences were demolished, and three per
sons were killed outright and thirty-five to
It Is thought that Webb City andJopHn
escaped serious Injuries, although signs and
purls or awnings belonging In Webb City
were carried In Orouoga, a distance of sev
eral miles, by the wind. Telegraphic lines
wcra blown down for fifteen miles In differ
ent directions. The St. Louis & Sail Fran-
I cisco railroad escaped with slight damage.
. rti Mtn. r ,l.d M.-.I innl r1l,r tntlnti
"u '". " -.. " """"-"
mill lAIIUriV MUM V.M.. .n.." - w-..-0
with surgeons, medicines and nurses.
It was the most severe storm since that
which visited Msrshlield, Missouri, two
isunuay n.gui, in lllisscciion, nuvu ,k
be rcmembwed Uiat for a lew minutes the
wind was very strong, blowing over or
breaking several shade trees along the
streets of our own city.
The final arrangements for the fourth an
nual Tournament of the Kansas Sportmen'a
Association, have been completed. It "will
be held at Forest l'ark, Ottawa, Hay 39th to
June 2d, under the auspices of tho Ottawa
dm Club. Five thousand wild pigeons
will be furnlskcd.by Y. W. Judy.StLouli.
The tournameut Is open to the world. Ijoted
sportsmen from all parts of the Union have
signified an Intention to be present. .Largo
purses Tor prliei arc offered., Negotiation
are now pending 'fora great match between
Kogsrdus and Erb, to take place at tbts tournament-
"Forwhat purpose, do political parties
exlstr" asks the Inquiring Chicago Timet,
Well, the Detjssaentie party exltta because
It t afraid 'W e, while the RepnbHeM
party exlU IseeatHC the ceaatrjr can't' get
along wHhoul .' It 1 Mme the.Chteago
paper were get MffMPl thto
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t. sMisl affnieex.'Oateria.1 la weak,
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.CRiWt 16 DOWN.
the State Board of Agriculture estimate
tb.eJacreagc.of .corn plsnud this spring in
the thirteen leading counties at follows:
cbtmnEs. , ACKXS.
Jewell '. i-."'ss5 15C.47
Sumner:.... 4T-'...." 148,986
Unn .... 100,824
Mcrhcrson .". 100,789
There teems a disposition upon the part
of the State Hoard to crowd Sedgwick
down. The above estimate was evidently
drawn from the brain of a clerk or from
last year's statistics. Nobody yet knows
how much corn Sedgwick county bas
planted this year, but the Agricultural
Hoard can rest assured that tho aggregate
will exceed 132,187. We Judge it will be
A HIGH OLD TIME.
The crowning business Is about played
out on this earth. This or the next gener
ation will tee the last of that relic of stu
pidity and barbarism. But the new Czar
is going to make his a memorable one. The
coronation or the Czar, Alexander HI,
will, it is thought, bo the grandest and
most magnificent ceremony of this kind of
the prcssnt century. Besides the festivi
ties In the Kremlin, the great fetes for the
people will be one of the most interesting
parts of the coronation program. The
enormous Chodynski plains are now the
scene of the most busy preparations.
Hooths, tents, barracks, and all other com
ponents or a great Itusslan fair an being
erected, with stands for the spectators,
and an imperial pavilion opposite to the
l'etroffsky l'alace, from which tboczarand
tlic court can survey the entire field and
the populace at their amusements. At
least 400,000 persons will be present. Drink
and food for the people will be distributed
from one hundred and twenty decorated
railway baggage cars, transformed into
temporary bars and drawn up in one long
row. I'vcry guest will receive an earthen
ware Jug, stamped with the Imperial eagle
aud the date of the coronation, with which
he can call lor Ids beer aud mead. The
Malcnuikoff factory at Moscow furnished
40.1,000 of these Jugs in different sizes aud
colors. Furthermore, every person will
receive two meat pies, candies, dried trulls
The Chicago Timet says: A tripartite
agreement has been consummated, the par
tics to which arc the Atchison, Topcka &
Santa Fe, St. Louis & San Francisco and
the Atlantic & Pacific railroads. Under
this agreement the controlling interest in
the St. Louis & San Francisco road is sc
cured to the Atlantic Ik Pacific, the latter
agreeing to stop the construction of its
lines west ot the Colorado river for the
present, but will be permitted to proceed
with the completion of the work, cventu
idly, to the Pacific coast, making Sail Fran.
cisco the western terminus, as originally
contemplated. Should this agreement be
faithfully kept by the other parties, the
Atlantic & Pacific will not bo permitted to
reach San Francisco for the full term of
contract, which Is twenty years, aud the
controlling interest which It has secured
in the St. Louis San Francisco is practi
cally a stoppage or the cxtention of that
line, and equivalent to merge Its franchise
iu the Atlantic A Pacific. The connections
of this line to tho Pacific coast will be from
the Colorado river over a branch of the
Southern Pacific to Mohave, then by the
main lino to San Francisco and Los An
gelcs. The new arrangement goes luto
effect at once.
Senator Plumb, of Kansas, has been
looking the political situation in the face
and has this to say about it :
The l'epublicaii party is a proselyting
party ; it may scatter badly between presi
dcutial elections, but it manages to gel
together once In four years. It is Indo
pcndcnt,jand always finds fault with its
ticket -'after' it is nominated, grumbles a
good deal, shows signs or insubordination
until .after the Democratic convention,
When It loots the Democratic ticket over
and turns to (tis own with the remark : "I
jWsecc this oni! Is. good enough for me once
sJMt6.'' You wCII find the party on deck
'fer SHii next year, and It will break the
BajAwatic. backbone In the same old way
fight -where it believes It is best protected.
v... tNARLIE McCOMAS SAFE.
Last Friday Hon. K. F. Ware received
the following dispatch from Silver City,
New Mexico :
"Have received a letter from Lieutenant
Davis, commanding officer at Fort Tboinas,
giving definite information of the safety of
Charlie McComas. He is with Chief Cboto
In the Sierra Madrc mountains, in the State
Chihuahua. Two hostilcs came iu to ar
range for the surrender of the band. Char
lie is well treated. Cboto will use him to
make terms, or will write to General Crook
and follow other suggestions ol Davis
The dispatch Is sigued John W. Wright.
FEELIN6 THEIR POCKETS.
The great Democratic journals are evi
dently uneasy over their party's attitude
ou the tariff question. As aglitteringgcn
crality "free trade" sounds nice, but the
policy won't take with a Nation of people
who Ictl In their pockets for results. The
Courier-Journal, and other free trade or
gans of the country are respectfully refer
red to the following from, a Democratic
..utboiily, the New York H'erW, which
takes the portion held by an.ajsrlty of the
"U the advice or the IIWW is taken the
'battle Tor free trade pure and simple' will
be 'fought out after the National debt hss
been paid oil' aud the pensious stopped aud
the expenses or the Federal Government
:irc reduced lo the lowest point compatible
with decent efficiency iu all departments."
Major Henry Inman, in commenting on
the action or a board of architects who bad
been discussing the tornado problem in Its
relation to buildings, lays :
"All the efforts of the architects in the
world would bo perfectly lutlle against the
effect of the tornado ; its force bas a power
derived from electricity, and Its energy Is
irresistible. It can as easily demolish the
grandest structure ever reared by man as it
can the veriest shanty. Wc are Inclined to
believe that the storms In Mississippi, to
which tho lleriUl refers, were hurricanes
or strong winds and their force measured
by pounds per square foot. The energy of
tho tornado, on the contrary, is an ineom
mcnturable quantity, and bas nothing to do
with simple impingement of force on a sur
face; It is a burning, twisting effect, defy.
lug any thing that man can construct."
DANA AND THE PRESIDENCY.
Charles A.Dsna.of the New York s5', in
tervlcvvcd by the Denver Tribune, tayt that
political parties now make it a rule to.selec
their Presidential candidates in doubtful
States. There has been no exception to
this rule since 182. when Frank Pierce wai
nominated. Thls.he said, "necessarily ex
cludes some of the ablest men In both par
tics men who might give lustre totbeoflee
of President, such a, John Qufney Adam,
ot Massachuesctta: Senator Edmunds la
Vermont; Senator llayard In Dele ware, or
Senator Tngalls In Kansas." He thinks
the Republicans will nominate In 1884, eith
er Gov Cornell, or JJVY., Secretary Lincoln
or Ueu. Logan, of Ills., or Gen'. Ben. Har
rison, or Irid., while the Democrats will
nominate either Gen. Palmer, of 111., Joe
McDonald, of Ind., or ex-Senator Thurman,
of Ohio. Since Mr. Tildent withdrawal, In
1880, Mr. Dana tayt', "the "Democrats baye
bad no statesman In Sen York of sufflcent
power and magnitude to be considered a
Congressman Haskell hat engaged iaa
discussion, on the tariff question, with
Pror. Canfield, of the State. University.
The articles published thus far cawatplen
ously illustrate the difference between' a
practical man and a mere theoruer; be
tween lact and fancy ; between a level
beaded man oC affaire and adreaaalBg siec
trinalre. JHr.,UatkeUliteraMy "wipe the
ground," o to speak, with the trorla4af
Protestor. He desaoastratet that tfce' Pro
fessor Uraws BpoahUlouwi-saltoaferki
fact; that hi prtmltet at fahseaavtltjit
deduction abeard; that bearge,-4Tt
front; an Aertan,i bat free an Bnffttah
would be aa excellent thing far-ijnt
State and American wecklsigjlf, Warn
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We read a good deal about the Mutual
Admiration Society of the Kansas press.
There it one rule of the Society that hat
not been touched upon. When a paper of
fend! the Society, by falling to trett a mem
ber with due reverence, they just kill it
with tllent contempt- Tbey never mention
it, or copy from it. When anything Im
portant bappent in the neighborhood rath
er than "Copy a correct account irom ine
paper, they will copy a butchered account
from some other paper published away
from the scene. Ob, they Just ruin the
offending paper. 7Vy City.
Which well thowt that Sol. Miller's dues
are all paid up, and that hit regalia it plas
tered with insignia and bit bead decorated
with the longest feathers. There is no old
er member than the Cam.
The aggregate liabilities of the Harris
bank or Olathe, which failed last week,
reaches the turn of $86,620.33. It It claim
ed the reverend banker was In the habit of
playing poker, and that he was a stockhold
er in one of St. John's gold mines. Com-
This tame reverend bung about the Leg'
Itlature last winter trying to induce mem'
hers to pass a bill allowing county treasurers
to deposit their funds In banks. Johnson
county would have been In a nice fix now,
bad tho Legislature passed tucb a law.
Secretary Adams In hit address before
the editorial association at Wlnfield called
attention to the fact that the first editor In
America was a postmaster by the name of
"Thus it Is teen that the publisher of
the first American newspaper was a city
postmaster ; and from that day to this it
hat been a common sentiment among news
paper publishers that the office ol publisher
and postmaster should be embodied in one
Senator Plumb, Interviewed by the New
York Tribune, thinks the Republicans, in
1884, can carry Ohio, "at ll.e same old
price," by which be means the nomination
of a Buckeye citizen for President. The
Cincinnati Commercial Gazette say that
"Ohio would probably go Republican iu
1884 if a citizen of Kausas were the nomi
nee, aud that nominee the Senatorial
The students and profossors or the uni
versity of Kansas issue a magazine in which
one or its editors, in a icview of some crit
icism published by the Hiawatha World,
condescends to inform its readers that Gen.
D. W. Wilder is a good writer. Whew!
won't our young friend go a step further
and let the world know that Grant was a
soldier, Longfellow a pott, aud Lincoln a
The richest man in China Is Pawn Kim
Lung, "Pawn the golden dragon." He Is
a pawn broker, owning shops In 3,000 lead
ing cities. Ills fortune is estimated at five
times that or Jay Gould. Like Jay Gould,
he Is fond of flowers. At his country res
idence he has hanging gardens that cost
Joseph McDonald, says ouc of his luke
warm fricuds has no record. Wonder what
they call the history or the campaign he
made for governor of Indiana, on a Secss
ionist platform, against Oliver P. Morton?
Joseph Nlinino, Jr., chief of the treasury
bureau or statistics, is preparing for the
Juni number of the A'ortk American Uetiew,
an article on the manufacturing interests or
the United States.
Mrs. Hanna S. Grant, mother of ex-President
Grant, died at the residence of her
daughter, Mrs. Mary Corbin, Pauonla
avenue, Jersey City Heights, last Friday.
Proposals for Buildings for L&wreou School.
DEPAUTMKXT OF Till ISTKKIOU. 1
Orricx or India Arraius, J
Wasiiixotox, D.C., May II, ltta. )
Scaled proposals. Indorsed "Proiosals for
Buildings for Lawrence School," to he erected
near Lawrence, Kansas, will be received at
this oface until lz o'clock M.,lliursday, the
llth or June, WSJ,
The buildings are to be of native stone found
near Lawrenceone two-story building to be
18x63 feet with two wlnirs SCxSII feet each.
The other two buildings to hive two stories
and basement, and to be Texts feet with two
wmcs unci reel eacu.
Complete plans and specifications or the wort
to be done can tie examined at the office of Has
kell A Wood, Toneka, Kansas, and Journal at
ijiwrenee, nansas, ami inier-wean at inicago.
The contract to lie awarded to the lowest re-
SKns!ble bidder, subject to the approval of the
Uenartment of the Interior : the riidit is. how
ever, reserved to reject ar.j- and all bids if
deemed for the best Interest or the service.
Protiosalfl tnnst state the lenrtli of time re
quired for the completion of the bnllttings after
ine approval oi me contract.
Every bid most tie accompanied tiy a certified
cueeK upon some uniieu states uenository lor
at least Jive per cent of the amount of the pro
posal, payauie to ine oiueroi uie commissioner
of Indian Affairs, which check will be forfeited
to the United States in case any bidder recelv
Inzan award shall fait to execute a contract
Willi frood aud euOclent sureties : otherwise to
be returned to the bidder.
8-3 II. l'BICE, Commissioner.
Kotlco is hereby given that at the regular
session of the Hoard of County Commissioners'
or BeilgwieK county, Kansas, to lie neiu on me
first Monday In July, 1893, there will be an ap
iironriatlon netllioned for to aid Iu building a
bridge across the east and west branches of
Chlstioliu rreek on the line between Bectlons
Xoa. 4 and 0 In township o. 27, range one east
ii. o. iiimi.Kiuii,
and IU others.
Wichita, Kansas, May 10th. lssa. 8-1
TAeIeirinff rulet govern 11
a fa the Wichita City Eagle
the ratet of adoertu-
All Iraniltnl aicerlitemenli twenty-five cntt
pet line for the Jnl imerlton; Jtfteen centt jitr
Hue tot each tuotequrni mteriton.
Every frartjfio of local, including commer
cial uJwertitememtt. are tubiecl to toectai contract.
depending upon eyat t and length of time for icklch
All legal adeertiiementt. including tkoie of
ttate, county, rly or tovntntp, ano tnerp taiee
and publication noticet, the ratet pretenbed by
Alt adverthementt are counted at thouak tet in
totid nonpareil, the body type wed and leu tinet of
tchtch coAtntute a tauare.
A. W. SICKNER,
PIANO, ORGAN & HARMONY.
Theory urj Sctle Clui, Tuesdays, 5 p.
rlarmtny Class, every Wednesday.
Classical Recitals, Saturdays, 4 p. m.
Or OFtflCK at II. W.
Kendle's Music Store,
ELLIOTT & KISCADEN,
FEED tt SALE STABLE I FEED STORE.
Stack Bseiht aad Sold.
rj Comer Donzlas avenue and Wlchltt
street, opposite-Arkansas Lumber VarJ. 8-
1870- '. 1883.
77IE CUEAPEST PLACE
In the city to Isa
Wkere will also be tomni a
Xergi Stock of
PAHTS, MLS, lUTS Uil,
vm riOT, Taurus, v
tO also keep oa aaod a
Large Stock of
TtCSSB, Etc, He
-We also rMUelnct from tn
' Pitmtorand, Meltable
Yea artal (jaYaaeafassetjst ssaawtH
yfu Wh kV..i..i...i
(jaaMsaaafj tvjsjsjjBfJi afafjafa -MB mmmm wmmmmmmkrw.
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BUNNELL & ROYS,
FIRE AND LIFE INSURANCE!
Agents for the A., T.
Lands for Ealo liy the Iiailrotul Company in our Dfctrid aro a follows :
TOWNSHIP 21, 1 WUST.
Nw'i ai section 5 at S 8 75 per acre
TOWNSHIPS!,, 2 WKVT.
section 19 at
' ' l'.l
7 Vt per acre
K oil "
6 Ml '
7 00 "
TOWNSHIP 2.1, 1 EAST.
W; ne,'4 section 27 at $10 (0 jier acre
TOWNSHIP 25, 2 KAT.
Se' of section 5 at S 7 S3 r acre.
Se!isw.'.' 7 0 5-1
Ne.V " W 7
Kw.Vi "31 8 75
TOWNSHIP 2T., 3 KAST.
V; swji ecctlon 1 at S 7 23 I er scri.
Sw " H "S3 "
Sei II 3 Sil "
Sw."i ' II 3. VI "
heJi " 15 8 60 "
TOWNSHIP 25, 1 WP.ST.
8); sw' section 27 n! 8 C 00 per acre.
Ijf.8, Uand 10, section 31 at ll Oi per ficre.
Trices given are for tlm Kleveii-Yiar
U a. tlisrotiiil of 'JO ncr cent, ami fur
Wc are the exclusive agents
TOWNSHIP 21, 3 WEST.
All of section 19at l per acre.
TOWNSHIP 23, 2 EAST
W.i; section .' at tlo 00 er acre
S!i " 5 7 SO "
TOWNSHIPS.-,, 2 WEST.
Lots 5 C 7 8 section 19 nt (10 00 per arre
S)i " S9 12 00 "
TOWNSHIP 23, 3 WEVr
Ne.'i or tectlou 3 at 7 00 per acre.
Sw'i " 3
KkK " 7 1 00 "
Ne " 7 12(0
NJJ se.V " 7 11 00 "
BKnw.'f "23 U50 "
He!i "23 8 no "
Ne.'i 35 10 30 "
EWnw'i " 35 "
.Se' " 33 "
E.fsw.'f " 35 "
TOWNSHIP , I EAST.
S,' ne).' tectlon 13 Rt 7 30 per acie.
KiiuvcU " IS 50
EJinw.V ' 23 MOO "
TOWNSHIP SC, 2 EAST.
NeJ of section 3 at $ 'J 00 )ier acre.
Nw.'i " 3 DIM "
Tlnsp lnnils. nt nrices L-iven. are
. j , ,-, ,
down, bnlance in four en mil p.iMiienls, wilh luferest at 8 per cent, pay-
nolo semi-annually. For cash we ran
Itsidpq tlm lnnils (lnscrilii'd ill
larjrc quantities of unimproved lands,
nere. In the western and sotilh-we,leru pari of our county u'ooil lands ran
be bought for $4 nud $5 per acre. Some Inri' trarls suitable for htoe
ranches can be obtained at these figures.
We have a very large list of improved farms in vat ions parts of Scdgwii k
County for sale at reasonable fitire!. Owing to fie-iiont sales ami chan-jes
in prices, wc omit particular descriptions, and will merely say Hint wc can
offer lo purchasers almost any kind of a farm thai may he wauled. Call at
our office and examine lists, or write for special information in regard to Ihis
class of property.
Choice residence property aud
Wichita. Some tneciallu desirable
Monev always on hand lo loan on
lowest current rates. Our facilities iu this line of business are unsur
passed by any firm iu Kansas. Principal and interest aro paid at our office.
rwrnuorw wilt do well to call at our
LIFE, FIRE. LIGHTNING ANlX, TORN Al.Q
Our agency is composed of the following strictly first-clas compauies: . '
Equitablg Life Assurance SocirrTrv,
jEtka, of Hartford, -
OEKMAK-AlIEBICAlCjOr New York" -
Habtford, of Hartlonl, - ' -
Home, of Kew York, - - - 'fl -i .;
Irs. or North America, Phili'delphia,
Iav-Btpooi. & Lomdox & Olobk, of.
Phoenix, of BArtforij - -. , - -
UwpwtwaiTMW, of New Ydrlt,.
OTTKUfiUin, ia kBI,jrBer.
& S, F. Railroad Lands.
township 23, 2 v;v.T.
K; sw'i tectlon II at $ 3 30 jier sere.
1 1 25
l.H I 2 3 t
t ot !l
Ne,'X f e.'i
U; n w.1.'
ImU 2 3 1
Ne,' S 'i
IHm i; 7
N0J4 oT section 1 :i
Si.'swjf " 17
Wisw'i " S3
TOWNSHIP 23, 2 KAST.
:,' r rction i 810 10 per acre.
Ui I :
township s;,i wt-afr
ot 3 of f ccllon 3 at 911 3d ir acie.
TO NS 1 1 1 P SC, 2 W K 5 1' .
Sc'i uf tecilnn 7 at $10 75 per nrr.
NfseK "17 10 0J "
Lot ' 27 8 .V) "
I Jit ' L"J 8 30 ' '
l'inii. On lliis Six-Yrar 1'lati there
Jaii Ihcre is a dirrniiiit of SS1-S
in Wichila (or lhe followiii"; imiiii
K1; r. 100)
Sw!X " 3 1001
Sw'i " 7 M 01 "
S.'ine'i " ! 130
!i ' 'J 10 ' "
e.,X " !l
Nw' 15 "
TOWNSHIP 21,1 WEST.
Se.'i nf reetlnn 27 at a 7 30 per acre.
TOWNSHIP SC,2 WEST.
Mr'i or fcctlon at 1 per acio.
k; ' 7 12 00 "
Nw.'i " 7 3 1) "
Sr'i " 111 ! Il '
N " 21 SOU "
TOWNSHIP 2i5, S WEST.
W; sw.'" of tectlon 1 at f per arre
Ne.'i " 3 11 00 "
Mn-i " !l r. () "
!.'; 11 wj " 13 8 00 "
TOWNnllU'-SC, I WIJsT.
Nit;; of lecllmi 1 at t B 50 per acie.
for sale on four years' lime, one-fifth
allow a licriiiiit of 10 per rtnl.
tlii ailverliemciit. we' liave for sale
at prircs raii":iii"; from $1 lo $'20 per
.. , 1
l - . r ' .'V , .
' '' V.f . i" .?'&-? ,' fl "
' r t ,"".- V - ' -(1j-l 'l.5
vacant lots in all parls of the city of
properly now for'sale. Call early and
approved real estate security at the
office before making arrangements
- - $48,025,750
Liverpool, - - -
x - -'f - ,
'- rt." J
.ifi - if;
., j, x j
5,;. H"sr I
rf&K'czii yskiL . .-;Vjyv-
Just Read What the New
Never advertise a. bargain unless you have the bargains you ad
vertise. We have made it a life-long study to please the people.
tis useless to attempt to deceive the public, and here we are
OUR DRESS GOODS DEPT
7 Arote Complete. We hare a Large Stock of
. ' ""' " FIGURED SLLKS,
BLACK SILKS, Etc.
Xew ami Xobby Styles.
Cannot he excelled in
Bishop Lawns, Victoria Lawns, Linen Lawn'?,
iloJicd Swiss, Lawns for 6 1-lc, Lafes, RiMois,
fiiort'F, Hosiery, Laec Collars, Fichus, Etc.,
Silk 2)oimans, Surah Mantelets, Silk .Mantelets,
Jessey Jacliot?, Light Jackets for spring wear,
Jersey Lily Ulsters, Dcbcgc Ulsters, Lints Ulsters.
Vail ami See Tliem.
Wa Have Just Hecelred a Lartje Stock of
Wc can pleatc ioi' if
Sjwial Imlttccmcnli To Jlity
Tabic Linen.-, Towels, Napkins, Etc.
A Large Stock of
Bales Quilts, Marseilles Spreads, Etc.
The ItcU Assortment of
Sheeting, bleachott & unbleached, Muslin, Prints & Ginghams,
Eccr shown by any house in the West.
E. P. HOVEY & CO.,
Great Hosiery Sale!
I fas lleen
JVC A.G-lsTIIFIOIEICsr'T STJCCBSS
Thai We Have
DTTHPLICA-TIEilD OTTTl, FTJE-OHCA.SIflS,
And Have 'Tit-Day the
Largest and Most Elegant Stock of Hosiery
- ' Eccr displayed in this market.
0" Now i3 tho time to make your purchases, as wc shall cnnliii
lio'tlie panic 'Unoquallc-r Low I'rIt'M that have char.tcterizcil tliits sale for
the a&t three wrckc.
w'ii ) 'lEjctmorilinary and tlnparalMled Inducement in
Black. .Gros. Grain Silks,
Summer Silks, Satins.
DRESS GOODS, NECKWEAR, LACES,
EMBROIDERIES, GLOVES,' MITTS, ETC.
r-, - r. Selling-Agents, fcr Jamestown 77oisted Mills.
Ci Sir' ' J """-" '
j-, rt j .. Jf'e haceaddeiltq our
THE CELEBRATED FRENCH
. ! of .. .
1 "' i'j
THOMSON'S VJ-JNTliiATINO CORSET.
Th Coolnt SnraBir Corut ETrr.ProIfld.
?s;.THE HEJX BHLF-ADJUiTDfG OOMT,
ii,' p. iTtsa-MrCsBiJttaM Canet tfsi NsBut.
'J A- '
U,J -. -, -t-V. j- 3&sfc'Hi&i7Tz ,i4is.r i-jsai-jfaro'sW Mi
liteJtSS2r J&Mmlfir.WsmmZ. A-EasSSftfegai
our large stock and
Fine Assortment of All
SHADES OF DRESS GOODS
Assortment and Prices.
you will examine than.
t - '
Immense Line of Corset
- FrPTINO CORSET.
JE. P,,HQVE fcCQ.,
!B-j. - -t - Jtrsn .V ' -res- i
Ladies Shoes and Slippers.
Stylish Misses' and Children's Slippers.
A Large Stock of
Men's, Youth's and Boys' Boots,
At Wholesale and Retail.
t ., -t
Men's Shoes. Bos' Shoes, Etc. V
Carpets. Carpets. Carpets. '
Now there is no question about our having the
Largest and Best Selected Stock,
Lower Prices than any House in the City.
We Have .
VELVETS. BODY AND TAPESTRY, 3-PLYS,
EXTRA-SUPER. MATS AND MATTING,
COTTON CARPET, IRISH BRUSSELS. HEMP, &o.
Don't ho carried away by the 15 per cent, reduction, for we will innko
SPRING AND SUMMER CLOTHING, NOBBY,
5 Kxainiuc our foods
before buy in
Mea's White Shirts, Percale Shirts, Chav'ot Shirts, To a Chejp
Shirt for 25 cents.
SILK HDKFS, SILK TIES, LINEN LAWN TIES, LINEN UN
DERWEAR, GENTS' UNDERWEAR. COLLARS, Etc.
HATS &c C.AJFS.
Nobbj and Stylish Hats, Straw Eats, Hats of All Ends.
nsrEW -z-o:r,:k: store
M. KOHN & CO.
Proposals for Sheep.
N'AYAJO ASCT, lfW MtXICO, I
l!y .1.1. lest, i
8II liroixiiuln, ndoninl "I"niaU lor
Shp."wlll 1" rrlfI tthl xency until
Juue Iiith. 1SM3, Tor the ilellicrj at tills ilace of
!M tucks, not Ie than uno nirnir tlwn
tlirte years or ajte; U Lo ilellTtrnl, Iu oU of
uot lean than one hundred and II Ur from any
one Mrtr, n anon "' J"'y '' fowlula.
llMdera miut slate the grade and .uallty ol
the animals proposed to be IurnUhe.1.
All hid must he acrompanlel hy rertllleil
check uiion Home United Mates I)enttory fir
at leastre iier cent, or the amount ot the pro
tioaal ; which check hall he rorfellnl tu the
United Slate In caw any Udder receiving an
awanl uliall fall to eieculeiiromnlly-a, contract
wltliroo.1 and enRlclent turetlea acronllnKto
the terms or his bhl, otherwise to be returned
to the bidder. , '
The right la reserved to reject any and all
bids,orrtofany bid, ir deemed for the best
Interest of the service. . BIOU,AJf
U. 8. Indian Agent.
Address Ft. Delljncc, Arizona, via. Manuii
Ito, "New Mexico. "-5
Sale of School Land.
Cocsir Taniecnan's Orrice, I
WiciUTi, Kaiisaa. May 'lb, lifcJ. i
Notice is hereby given thatou Hatunlay, the
9th dayor June, lw3, 1 tliall olterat public .ale
to the highest bidder the following-described
Ihosworaw.Vorsee S6, twp. S', range,
appraised at 5 Ml per acre. Impeovemeuts on
same appraised at lu 00.
hale will open frr bids at lOn'clock x. M.. and
close at 3 o'clock r u or said day ur rale.
T-l L. N. WOODCOCK, Treiuurer.
Notioe of Final Settlement.
TIIK STATE OK KANSAS, .
Nedgwlck County. "
In the lrobal Court In and for aahl county
lo the matter or the estate ol Krank lloehuer,
Creditors and all other persons Interested In
the aforesaid estate are hereby notlfled that at
the next refTular term or the Probate Court In
and tor said county, to be beirnn and held at the
Probate Court Ituuni, In WlchlU. rouuty of
Sedgwick, State of aroreaald, ou the nrst Mon
day In the month or July. A. I). 13. 1 shall
apply to asld court for a lull and Dual seltle-
m.nt of amid estate.
7-4 Administrator ol Frant lloehotr.
Notice of Final Settlement.
TIIK STATE OY KANSAS,
Sedgwick County. '
la the Probate Court In and for said county.
In the matter or the estate or amuel M. Har
Creditors and all other persons Interested In
the aforesaid esUt are hereby notified that at
Ibenett rrgnlar termor the Probate Court In
and for saldconnty, to be begnn and held at the
Probate Court Uooni, In Wichita, county of
Sedgwick, State or aforesaid, on the I Monday
In the month ol July, A. U. I1. of said lemi,
I stall apply lo said court for a lull and Una!
settlement or said estate.
7- Administratrix or Samnel M. Harper.
District Court. Sedgwick county, Kansas
J. K.O. Sherwood
Frank Noee, Mary Note, Angle V. Kersey
and Marr A. Iirnler-
By virtue of sn order of sale Issued ont or the
District Court of the Klghteenth Judicial Dis
trict, sllUlg In od for Sedgwick coan'y, Kan
aa, wherein J. K. U. Sberwoisl Is plaintiff,
aud Frank Xoee, Mary Noee, Angle L. Kersey
and Mary A. Drnley si defendants, 1 will, on
Monday, tkt Uk day of fun; A. D. 1SSJ,
at 1 o'clock F.aT., at the cajurt-house door, list
ing at the front or the building known aa Karl
Block, on Douglas avenue. In the city of Wich
ita, Kansas, oser for sale at public auction, to
IBS) mgjiesi Diuacr lor cssa in Biau, an law
nsrni. UU9 ana inieress ui uie ueisnuaaii,
rrasa. isuev, . x.vw. .imi . n.i .uu
Uirr A. Drnler. in and to lhe fotlowlncle-
aertbed real propertr, situated In the county or
Sedgwica, siauor Kansss, to wisr
The north half (X) of the north-east quarter
(V). and the north half 00 or the north-west
quarter (i) , or seeuon tweniy-six (aij , town
ship twenty-eight (tsi, range three (S) west. In
Sedgwick coantr, Kaasaa.
Said real property la levied npon aa the prop
crtyol above-named defendants, awl will be
sold to satlif r aaid onler or sale .
Sheriff's oaco, vvicaita, Kansas, April Jim,
II. E. WATT.
Sheriff, Sedgwick county, Kansas.
Krs Harris, PlalntltTa Attorney. 8-i
Ovricx or Cotnmr Clebt. )
Wichita. JUjt l.Wto. J
State of Ksniai, 8edgwlck County.
Notice ia hereby gtvaii that on tbe 1Mb
Jit of April, !(, petition alKne.1 by Ja
cob Hays and SI others, was presented to
tbe board of county commissioners ot tbe
county sad State axoreaald, praying for tbe
location ol a certain road, described aa fol
Beginning; at Ibe northeast coraerof sec
tion No. one (1), in townaklp No. twenty
Ate (), range two (2) aatt; thence ruanlng
aoota ob tbe eoaaty Hoe to tbe irtb parallel
taeaee went to Ue northeast comer of ace
Hon one (I), In towaablp twenty-ail (K),
raswetwotl) eaat, thence Mata oa tbe
eoanty line to tbe aoBtbeaat corner of eee
Uoa Ulity-etr (36), towaablp tweaty-tlr
an, range two eaat. tbe tenaiaaa ofaald
road. Said read to be aiztr-etz feet wide.
Wbereapea aaid beard ot cosaty coauala.
aioaora appointed tbe fo4towing-nasd per
aowa.Tlarlv'am. H. Yawl, George Lent aad
J. K. Brewn aa vlewera, with IsMtraetiewa
at tbe bectaalac of aaid reedja
Ltaeeto tewaeMa.M Itetarday, tbe ittk
4mrTkuii A. D. swat, aad preeeed to
4easwdrsjed,aad give to aH paettee a
aV sarskr ef tbe teaarel at eatntr
r. " -.x -
- J. JPShA f
Has to Say!
than tho Lowest
Youths & Men.
feel confident tint wc can
District Court, Seilgwlck county, Kansas.
jury r.. sniiui
Julius P. (Irahamnnd Annie UCraham.
Itv virtue of nn order of sale Uauetloutorthe
District Court or the Eighteenth Judicial Dis
trict, sitting In and for Sedgwick, county, Kan
sas, wherein Mary K. Smith Is plaintiff, and
Julius 1 tjraham ami Anule I,, liraliarn are
deremlants, I will, uu
Monday, the 2HA . of May, A. It. 1-W3,
at 2 ik'rlock p. H , at lhe rourt-house door. !
Ingat the front or the building known as Eagle
Rlock. on Douglas uvenup. In the city or Wich
ita, Kansas, oner rurssjlo at public auction, b
the Mi-li.-t I.I.Mit for rash In hsn.l.all Ilia
rlsht, title and Interest or the defendants,
Julius P tjraham and Annie I. (,rsliani. In
audio lhe following described rsal property,
slluatril In the county or Srdgwlek, SlaU of
lhe north-nest quarter ('.) or section twenty
eight CM), township twenty-nine 'It), rauge
three (3) west.
Said real prorierty Is levleil upon as the prop
erty of defendants, Jullns P. I'rahaiu and
Annie f,. Graham, and will be sold to satisfy
tald onl.r ol rale.
Sheriff's OUce, Wichita, Kansas. April 21th,
A. D. Is1.
ii. n. WArr,
Sberifr, Seilgwlck county, hausss.
II ;. Iluyl's. Plalutia's Attorney. Si
District I 'ourt, Seilgwlck county, Kansas
'Ibe Security Savings liank 1
Mm. It. Smllh and Mary J. Smlili. )
Ity virtue or an ordsrorssle Issue! out ot the
District (.'curt or the Eighteenth Judicial Dis
trict, silting lo and for Seilgwlck county. Kan
sas, wherein the Security Savings flank Is
plalntlrr, and Wm. It. Smith acd Mary J. Smith
ere defendants, I will, on
Monday, the Silk day of May, A. It 8MJ,
at 2 o'clock r.u., at the rourt-honse door, !
Ing at the rront or the building known as Eagle
lllock.ou I louglas avenue. In the city or Wich
ita, Kansas, oner for sale at pnblle auction, U
the highest bidder for cash In hand, all the
right, title ami Interest or the dsfendsnts, Wm.
It smith nnd Mary J. Smith. In and tu the following-described
real propertr, sltnated In the
rouuty or Seilgwlck, State or Kansas, to wit :
The west hair (X) or section twenty-six (XI
In townthlp twenty-nine (il), range three (I)
west. In seilgwlck countv, Kansas.
Said real property Is Isvled upon as the prop
erty or defendants. Wm. K. Smith and Maiy J
Smith, sud will be sold to satisfy said onler or
Sheriff's Ollice, WlchlU, Kansas, April Slid,
A. I. 1811
II. IS. WATT.
Sheriff", Sedgwick conotr. Kansrs.
Kos Harris, Plaintiff' Attorney. &-
District Conrt. Seilgwlck county, Kansas.
The New Hampshire Savings llank
(. (I. t'crman, Charley Johnson anil flophls
Uy virtue of an onler of sale lseue.1 out of the
District Court or the Eighteenth Juillclei Dis
trict, sitting In ami for Sedgwick ronnty, Kan
sas, wherein the New Hampshire savings liank
Is plaintiff, and ; U. furman, Charier John
son and Sophia Illogston are defendants, I will,
Monday, the SSf day of Maf, A D. IffiS,
at t o'clock r. v., at the court-house door, be
ing at tbe front of the building known as Eagle
Muck, oo Douglas) avenue, in the city of Wich
ita, Kansas, oiler for sale at public auction, to
the highest bidder for cash In hand, all the
right, title anit Interest or the defendants, :. U.
Furman, Charley Johnson and Sophia Itlag
sti)n. In and to the following-described real
properly, silnaied In the county or Sedgwick,
State or Kansas, to wit:
The south-east quarter (V) of the aontb-west
quarter IU) , and the sooth-west quarter (li) or
the south-east quarter IX) of section twenty
four I and the north-east quarter () of the
north-west quarter Hi), and the noilh-west
quarter (') of the north-east qnarter ('), or
section twenty-live (Z: and tbe south-east
quarter (,',') of section thirteen t all In town
ship twenty-nine () south, or range three O)
in seugwics. county, svanaaa.
Said real proDertr ta levied noon aa tbe oroD-
erty or defendant. C G. furman. t barley
Johnson and Sophia lllngston, and will be sold
to satisfy said onler ofsale.
Sheriff's Ufflee, WlchlU. Kansas, April Zltb,.
A. l. ".
II. B. WATT.
Sheriff, Sedgwick county, Kaasaa.
Kos Harris, rnalntirr Attorney. S-S
The copartnership heretofore existing be
tween I. Snellabargerand A. W. Oliver In
tbe lumber business, under tbe Ana name
of Sbeltabarger k Oliver, la tbla day dis
solved by mutual consent.
A. W. OfJVBB.
llaving purchased tbe Interest of I Shel
labarger, la the lumber business, I hare
this day formed a copartnership with I.
W. Oliver, under tbe Arm name of OHrer
Bros., who will collect all outstanding ac
counts due the old Arm, and assumes Its
Indebtedness. A. W. OUTZB
. W. OUTtt.
Notice of Settlement.
The SUU or Kaasaa, Sedgwick Coaaty, at.
In lhe Probate CoBrt, ia aadforsmldCeuaty.
In tbe nutter of tbe estate ol Bearr H.
Creditors aad alt other persOBS interested
ia tbe afereeaid estate, are hereby notlaed
that at Use aex t regstar term of theTrobate
Ceerths aad for said coasHy, to bo begaa
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