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VOL. I. BEREA, MADISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2, 1899. NO. 7.
Lexington Horse-show, Fair, and Carnival
AUGUST 8, 9, 10, II, 12, 1899.
Biggest thing ever inaugurated in the South.
$25,000 Given away in Purses and Premiums
AMUSEMENT FEATURES UNEXCELLED
DIVING ELKS 5 GUIDELESS WONDERS
DIVING HORSES HIGH BICYCLE DIVE
THP MinWAV The Greatest on Earth
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Catalogs, Blanks, Etc., E. W. SHANKLIN, Sec, Lexington, Ky.
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(Vkm will iifrr
It is tin honor tu n inn ti to coasn
from strife: hut every fool will bo
meddling. I'talmi It) S,
Hooker Washington is the greatest
living Negro, and his greatest word
wits this: "I will never nllow it white
mati to iimko mo hate hini."
Tho-c u ho failed to hear Ilov. J.
I). Nutting in his interesting expos
ures of tin' "latter day saints," tuny
get full information in printed form
by sending him ID cents at his home,
7,"ty Itepiibliu Street, Cleveland, Ohio.
When the Republicans sell out to
the MKiiltoueu, and the Democrats
surrender to the opuli.sts, and the
Prohibitionists defer tcuicrauce for
woman HiiITrage, tho patriotic votor
can Htill Hay, "If I cannot volo for n
party 1 can at least voto for the lwst
man for each olliee."
Tut Citizen has boon coming to
several people wlto hare not sub
Hcrilnsl. Some friends gave us your
name and said you would lik such
a paper as this. We shall not send
you. n bill for paKr already sent,
but Undo Sam will not allow us to keep
coming unless you becomo mi nctual
Htibsciibur. We are sure we can giro
you your money's worth ten times
over. Will you not join with some
neighlwrs and ask the Post-master
for n money order for your combined
subscriptions! You will want the
nent number. Let us hear from you
V. It. Smith spent Sunday here.
J. W. Lambert was up from Con
Will Klein was up from Langford
I'rof. Marsh went to Frankfort on
C. I tm ford lUyiuond was in Lex
Mrs, Knrly returned .Monday from
the convention at Cleveland, O.
Mrs. Jennie L. Hill goes to Chau
tauqua with the Itaymoud party.
Dr. Hhelton, of St. Louis, is visit
ing Dr. Lewis Davis for a few days.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wood, of Wil
die, visited Mrs, ltraminmn Saturday.
Mrs. Yociim left Monday for tho
Institute at Hazel (Jreen, in Wolfe
Wesley and Norman Frost rot urned
last Wednesday from a visit to Man
chester. Kev. ,1. 1). Nutting soko agaitiht
tho Mormons at Conway last Thurs
U. M. Hawling and A. .1. F.ldcr left
for Owsley Monday to spend a few
duys thero among friends.
F. H. Matheny wrilus that ho nud
Mrs. Mntheny are now pleasantly lo
cated at Laramie, Wyoming.
Henry Hughes was in from Owsley
lust Tliuri-day uud Friday visiting his
brother Ike. who goes to Chautauqua
Mr. nud Mrs. O. W. Lawrence,
teacher in the Cumberland Gap
school, spout Sunday with Prof, and
Harrison Kdwnrds, of Oklahoma,
who spent tho winter in Jackson coun
ty, visited Mrs. Allen and family here
on his way back to Oklahoma.
Lruo.it Todd and Carl Fay are still
located near Itrassiield, Ky., working
tho photograph business for all it
is worth, and having fair success at it.
V. L. Williams, of Louisville, a
graduate of the College, spent Sunday
hero with A. W. Titus. Ho conducts
tho colons! institute at Richmond this
W. D. Emhreo has accepted a com
mission with the American Sunday
school I'm km and goes to Itockcastlc
and Clay counties to work for three
I'rof. Martdi cntne through Clny
county on his way here last week, and
reports that all is quiet at present,
though interference might cause
Miss Katharine I'ettit,of Lexington,
one of tho excursionists through the
mountains was called home from Tor
rent last week by tho illnoss of her
Rev. J. D. Nutting and Prof. Marsh
returned Wednesday from a trip
through several counties oast of us
where they conducted anti-mormon
Prof. '.. Xagel, of Oborlin, sjH'nt
Sunday here and conducted the mu
sic in the morning and led in n song
service at night. Ho returned to his
homo Monday morning.
Holn-rt Truett, a Clay county boy,
returned Thursday from Havuna, Cu
bs, where ho has been serving in the
regularnrmy for several months. He
enlisted alwut eighteen mout'ts ago,
to serve three years, but was honorably
discharged last week, leaving Havana
July '20 for New York, and arriving
here just a week later. The next day
lui left for Mauldeu.
I'rof. Clay Herrick and wife, of
Hudson, Ohio, are guests of his moth
er and of their many friends and rela
tives here. liichmonil Jteyiiter.
Prof, Herrick was in town yester
day uud to day, calling on his old ac
quaintances, and re visiting familiar
place. He returned to Richmond
to-day, whero ho remains a few days,
and then returns to Ohio.
Tutor C. Kexford Raymond and his
party consisting of Misses Addie Rey
nolds and Lou Flattery, and Messrs. J.
M. Combs and J. I.Hughes, leave to
morrow for Chautauqua, Now York,
where they will take n leading part in
tho exercises of Herea Day and Ken
tucky Day, at tho Chautauqtiu As
sembly. A number of quaint and in
teresting ballads, ancieut and modern,
will bo prosoutcd, nud stereopticon
views of bits of beautiful scenery near
us will be exhibited.
Seban Cruncher's little boy still im
proves, utter an operatiou for appen
dicitis. Tho Marshal bus just inado somo
long-needed repuirs on the hill near
E. A. I'otter is at f)H2t'i Ingleside, nitig struck tho dry goods store own
) nud Arnos Reichard, nt H171 Green- jod by S. E. Welch, Jr., but did not
1 wood ave., Chicago. , cause serious damage. A window
Tice Gabbard's boys havo reaped , was torn out and a few boards split,
quite a harvest of rattlesnakes lately, ' L. Gay was standingnt the window,
killing several largo ones.
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Everything now under the sun
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will bo seen at tho Lexington Horse
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Show, I? air, aud Carnival, August 8 to
At a picnic for charity on Saturday,
at Slato Lick, there was a good crowd
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present, and all scorned to have a good
' A baseball game between the Car
torsville team and our team Satur-
( day resulted in a victory for Berea (
to the tune of 117.
The printing-ollicu has just recoir
ed pounds of new typo and other
. . .
new material, and is now m iirst-class
shajks to do your printing.
1 At a special meeting of the Town
' Board last Friday night, T. A. Uob
inson gave bond as Town Treasurer
tin place of C. F. Hanson, resigtied.
I.ovi Beatty had the misfortune
' last week to havo his laundry basket
1 caught out in the rain as it wns being
'delivered and tho contents soaked.
, Smallpox is rciwrtcd nt Hyden aud
; elsowhero in Leslie county, though ex
j tension workers for Berea College do
not report it as being in a severe form.
j At tho Glade School Festival Sat-
unlay night, nlout ST, was cleared to
! apply on the proposed new building,
so wo are informed by the teacher, K.
Geo. V. Settle was arrested Thurs
day for breach of peace, committed by 1 Jou"' I,ri,,,er and adventurer, killed
him in brandishing a knifo and mak-j fiV-foot rattle snake at Mallory
iug throats against various people, j Springs, this county, three weeks ago,
He was allowed bail and tho case was ' tookod autl a,tJ P:lrt of Ilis snakeship,
called Saturday, and then carried to!tane, I,is hil, aml mttdo sovt,n,l
Iiichniond, where it will bo tried this-f
Prof. Mason is obtaining Home very
interesting specimens of wood on the
Kindred place, near Bear Knob. A
piece of ground cleared somo years
ago, has been allowed to reforent, so
' uow it is possible to determine the
yearly growth of various trees, as
1 their age is known exactly.
On Sunday, July !W, Pres. Frost
preached at Statu Lick on tho sttb
jject, Avengiug Injuries. Tho duty
of each citizou with regard to tho
.'avenging of his own injuries was ox
I plaiued, showiug how necessary for
all to respect law ami government,
autl keep from private veiigeance.
I The champion shot of tho world,
I Dr. V. F. Carver, will giro au exhibi
1 tion of skill in this lino each day dur
ing tho Lexington Horso Show, Fair,
and Carnival. August 8 to 12. Dr.
i Carver has well earned the title of
champion of the world, and his fancy
shooting has defied the efTorts of all
Last tiight the quartette of young
, people who go to Chautauqua gave a
J final rohearKal in tho chapel. Tho pro
grain consisted of singing of und
ent and -modern ballads of tho
people, with religioimsongs.unda few
storooptiooii iewsof scenery nearhere.
Tho exhibition of a hoine-inado loom
hi operation and a liomu-umdo banjo
was a pleasant feature. An admission
fee of ten cents was charged, and tho
treasure materially increased thereby.
Last Saturday during a storm light-
; with his foot on tho sill, and had just
left it a moment before it was struck.
Shocks wore folt at other places in
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town, Bicknell and Early s store, the
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Telephone Exchange, etc., but no
damage was done.
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Tho Madison County Sunday-school
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.Association will hold its 13th annual
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convention at the Speedwell church,
'nil .fllllwlnv Allfritdi 1
Papers and addresses will bo given
by various workers all over the cotin.
ty, among whom wo notico tho follow
ing from our neighborhood: Prof. L.
V. Dodge, who is President of tho As-
soeiation, E. V. Baker, Mrs. Martha
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harly, Itev. Geo. Ames. o regret
that lack of spacu prevents us from
giving tho entire program. Lot as
many ns can, ntteud, and encourage
this good work.
Prof. S. S. McClintock, of Lexing
ton, now nu instr ictor in Armour In
stitute, Chicago, arrived hero Monday
and will do extension work for the
College, speaking on Robert Burns,
and How Education Helps. Ho will
speak at the following places:
Tues., Aug. 8, 10 a. m. Manchester.
i p. m. Burning Springs.
10 a. m. Tynor.
1 p. m.
7 p. m.
10 n. in.
1 p. in.
7 p. m.
Mr. Sharp Holmes, an enterprising
wmcn ne ues.gneu lopreseui to
i somo latly menus. .Mr. lioltnes.ig a
"rattler," nil will now admit. Climax. '
Tho above needs some correction.
The snake was killed at Conway, I
Hockcnstlo county, and the rest of the j
uartr sar Sharii did not kill tho i
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nuiini', na iiu i iiutuuij u imtci,
but was too rattled to do it. Tho eat
ing part is all true enough.
A young couple wore married
last Sunday, duly 250, at the homo of
Mrs. Baker. Immediately after tho
marriage they drovo up town. While
returning they met tho father of. tin
bride, who hud objected to the union.
A fence on each sitlo of tho road pre
vented the buggy from being turned.
The old gentleman was rapidly ap
proaching on n wheel. Something
must be douo quickly. Tho young
groom's heart leaped into his throat.
In the absence of u better suggestion,
he leaped from tho buggy with tho
activity of a squirrel aud with keen '
eyes and quick tep took a pace that
would havo done credit to u profes
sional sprinter. Tho excited bride
followed suit. The old man alighted
from his wheel aud brought up the
rear with a grim determination to
capture tho girl; at the name time
making a womun-stilfrago speech
that would take tho prize anywhere.
The groom boingmicoossfully in the
lead charged up tho steep hill behind
Mr. Welch's store with u heroic dash
that would havo put the San Juan
Hill heroes to shuiuo. Tho groom
having viiiiished into tho dim distance
nhead, tho exhausted brido took
refuge in u nuighboi's house uenr by,
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ADVICE AS TO PATENTABILITY
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C. G. SIGGERS, Patent Lawrer, Wathlngton, D.C.
from which she wns token by her
father nnd carried home.
IiATLit: Tho groom secured tho
services of C. M. Itawlings who re
covered the brido and brought her
back to town, after a long and ted
ious course of argument with the
father. The groom was Hugh Parks,
of Slato Lick, and the bride, Miss
Emma Rutherford, of Wallaceton.
Institute. Tho county institute for white teach-
ors begins next Monday at tho Cald-1
well High School building, at 10 1
After tho opening oxeroises aud or- l
ganization of the institute, tho time
from Monday noon until Friday
night is to bo devoted to practical
sttidv of tho best methods of work in
the school room. Discussions of live
questions of interest in tho school nud
of tho importance of tho ndvanco- '
ment of education will bo held each
dny. Prof. Liviugstou will bo the in
structor and a profitable session is ex
pected. Among the speakers wo no
tico tho following people from our lo
cality. Misses Nanuie Tudor, Gay,
Coddington, mid Messrs. J. W. Van ,
Winkle, J. W. Bales, J. B. Wallace, 1
F. I. Jones. j
E. G. Dodge's Travels.
Recent ndvices from Prof. E. G.
Dodge, who went abroad in March
last, shows that ho is closely follow
ing out his carefully prepared pro
gram of travel. Thus far he has been
in Belgium, Holland, Germany,
Switzerland, Italy, Greece, Turkey,
Romania, Bulgaria, Sorria, Auslro
Hungary, and in Germauy a sec
ond time. By this time he is suppos
ed to bo in Paris. His plan involves
spending several weeks in Loudon
and other parts of the British Isles.
Everywhere he has been he has
studied tho architecture nnd customs
of the upper autl lower classes with
reference to use in future work as a
tcaeher. He has taken extensive
notes which have boon Font homo to
his father, to bo kept for future refer
ence. Wo aro told that tho latest let
ter filed away beara tho number 01.
Mauy inquiries are uuido in regard to
his exporiouce abroad, nud his utimer
oui friends will bo glad to hear that
his health has been good, and ho has
kept in good spirits, whilu traveling
among tho peoples of unpronounce
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