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Hopkinsville Kentuckian. (Hopkinsville, Ky.) 1889-1918, March 07, 1899, Image 1

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Succeeds Judge Barr as District
Judge For Kentucky
Washington March 4 The Pres
ident to day nominated Walter
Evans of Kentucky to be Judge of
the United States District Court for
the District of Kentucky thus set
tling a contest which has recently
been of absorbing interest in the
Kentucky delegation and especial
ly the Republican part of it
A short time after the nomination
was sent to the Senate that body
went into executivesession and the
appointment of Mr Evans was con
firmed without delay
Mr Evans was born in 1842 in
Barren county entered Federal
army in 1861 began to practice law
in 1864 elected to Legislature from
Christian county in 1871 ran for
Congress and was defeated in 1876
defeated for Governor in 1879 made
Commissioner of Internal Revenue
by President Arthur in 1883 re
turned to Louisville in 1885 member
of fifty fourth and fifty fifth Con
gresses and defeated for a third
term by Oscar Turner Democrat
last fall
NEW TRIAL GRANTED
Veach Matter to Come Before the
Court March 9
C S Veach who was fined 100
in addition to 50 days in the work
house on a charge of cruelty to his
wife has been granted a new trial
an affidavit having been filed to the
effect that one 6f the jurors in the
case was related to the plaintiff
The case is set for a hearing March
9
Amount Due Contractor forCarry
ing the U S Mail
A bill was passed in Congress
last week authorizing the payment
of 46945 to T K Mason of Adair
ville Kv it being the amount due
him as contractor for carrying the
United States mails between Spring
field Tenn and Hopkinsville in
1861
BILL OF 1861 PAID
MRS M HANNA DEAD
Sad News to Her Host of Hop
kinsville Friends
Mrs Theresa Hanna w ife ot Mr
M Hanna formerly of this citj
died in Madisonville last Wednes
day of grip after an illness of two
weeks She was 49 years old and
the mother of ten children all of
whom one survive her She was a
member of the Catholic church and
the interment took place in the
Catholic cemetery at Earlington
DEATH FROM FEVER
Young Lady Succumbs to an At
tack After a Long Illness
Miss Etta Marquess oldest
daughter of Mr 13 Marquess of
Sinking Fork died Saturday night
after an illness of several months
of fever aged 25 years She had
been a since infancy Her
mother preceded her to the grave
only two weeks ago Tne inter
ment took place Sunday afternoon
in the family burying ground
Suffered a Relapse
Officer John West is again quite
ill He had been sick with the grip
for nearly a month but was able to
be out last week when he suffered
a relapse
John Taylors Present
Kennedy Kyf March 6 Born
to the wife of TMr John Taylor who
lives 5 on the Barker homestead
near this place a fine girl baby
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HOPKINSVILLE KENTUCKY TUESDAY MARCH 7 1899
JUDGE EVANS
The Louisville Man Catches On
to a Lifetime Job
THE POLITICAL POT
Begins 0 Boil In Christian
County
Two Candidates Spoke Yesterday
And the Town Will Be Full
of Them Friday
Judge V 13 Fleming Democratic
aspirant for Attorney General filled
his appointment at the Court House
yesterday and a big crowd was on
hand in spite of the inclement
weather Judge Fleming is a fine
speaker and made an old fashioned
Democratic stump speech that
roused his hearers and elicited
much applause
Hon James Andrew Scott of
Frankfort Ky who is a candidate
for the same office arrived in the city
Sunday night and was accorded a
division of time by Mr Fleming
At the conclusion of the latters ad
dress Mr Scott was introduced
and made a strong and eloquent
speech in presenting his claims for
the nomination he seeks
Both speakers made fine address
es and impressed their hearers
most favorably
GOEBELS DATE
Changed to Next Friday at 1030
a m
Senator WmGoebels appointment
has been changed to next Friday
the day of the convention at 1030
a m He spoke at Hartford yester
day and will to day go to Lexing
ton to attend the committee meet
ing and return by Friday
IN OTHER COUNTIES
Instructions for Dempsey With
Little Other Information
Reported
Louisville March 4 -Reports
from the counties of the First rail
road commissioners district give
but little indication of interest in
the county conventions nearly all
the correspondents simply report
ing instructions for Dempsey
Among- the counties instructing
for Dempsey are Daviess Hancock
Union Webster Todd Henderson
McLean Caldwell Warren Muh
lenberg Hopkins and Fulton
Christian Trigg Crittenden
Breckenridge and Hardin gate no
instructions
Lyon county the home of Cant
Stone instructed for Tandy
Fulton county adopted a resolu
tion condemning the Goebel election
law
Todd county adopted a resolu
tion endorsing the Louisville Dis
patch
In Henderson count Morgan
Stanley a Hardin man reported a
resolution instructing for Dempsey
and naming Hardin delegates but
Judge Dorsey a leader for Stone
jumped on Stanleys list and
had the convention to authorize the
chairman Ad Young to appoint
delegates and be named chiefly
Stone men
A QUIET CONVENTION
An Agreed Case and Delegates Un
instructedf
The county condition Saturday
was a quiet and good humored af
fair The friends of all the guber
natorial candidates got together 111
the morning and agreed not to have
a show of strength but approved
a list of delegates gnng all a fair
representation As a result of this
agreement 6 delegates are for Har
din 5 for Goebel and 5 for Stone
the alternates being divided the
same way
Secretary Geo E Gary called the
convention to order in the absence
of the county Chairman and was
elected Chairman and Walter S
Hale chosen Secretary of the con
vention
The only motion made was to ap
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To our many friends we extend our thanks for tho up to date season that wo
have had Our trade ho far this season has been greator than any previous
season This shows our goods were correct and our prices right Wo got
our goods in at the proper time and our prices Bold rhem So it does not re
quire any humbug ad vortisoment these days The people have learned tha
theao big advertisements dont always mean good value
What we advertise
Is just as we say
There is no humbug about it nor the way wo got it nor tho way we soil it
Below aro a few things that wo have shut ournyes to thocoot and put on our
Job Tables We will sell at these prices as long as they last
Childrens Jacket and Punts acres
5 6 8 and 5 These goods 1 Efl
are worth S3 SI and 5 for
Mens Wool Mist Half HP tlm
very thing you want for cold Q I I
VVPafhpr wnrHi 1Kr fnr OjlI
Japonette Initial Handkerchiefs Iflp
Mens Black Cotton Mackintoshes
fancy lining other houses are
Belling them at 2 and 250 1 Eft
our price Ivlu
Mens fancy Ribbed Underwear sat
teen faced pearl buttons 6izes
Shirts 36 40 42 and 41 worth
50c SEE OUR SHOW OC
WINDOW for C
9 Boys gray and brown all wool
Album Meltom Overcoats hand
somely tailored sizes 14 15 f Cfl
16 and 17 worth 10 for OU
Former Newspaper Aan Died in
Nashville
Mr las R Wood died at Nash
ville Tenn Saturday at noon He
had been in Dr Stones Sanitarium
there for some time and his death
was not unexpected
Mr Wood was for ten ears or
more editor of the New Era and
retired from that position when his
health failed three years ago He
vas a brother to Messrs Hunter
Wood and Alfred Wood of thiscity
He leaves a family
His funeral services were held
yesterday morning at 10 oclock at
the Ninth street Presbyterian
church of which Mr Wood w as a
member The interment followed
in Hopewell Cemetery
Insane at 88
John Bennett an old man 88
years of age was adjudged a luna
tic in the Livingston county court
and ordered to the asylum here
At one time Mr Bennett was one
largest tax payers in that county
but becoming surety for others he
lost his fortune Broodinc over his
financial troubles caused hie in
sanity
30 dozen Mens and Boys Linen Col
lars worth 15c and 20c each Ittp
thrown out at per dozen IUU
Sizes 12 12 14 141 16 1GJ 17 17
Childrens Cotton Underwear Shirta
and Drawers sizes 16 18 iO 1Q1
22 24 2628 30 prices 510 O
a garment
Childrens Rubbars sizes 12 to ip
1 price lUlz
Childrens 50c 75c and 100 9EA
Waist for UU
Childrens Jeans Xneo Pants OC
35 and 40 at u
Childrens all wool long Pant Suits
ages 9 10 11 and 12 worth 1 Eft
33 400 and 500 for lOU
Boys Corduroy KDee Pant O OC
Suits worth 3 for CCD
Boys Wool Mixt Buckskin OE
Gloves worth 50c for ol
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Successors to Mammoth Clothing Shoe Co
point the Delegates whoso names
were submitted as follows
DELEGATES ITERNATKs
Geo E Gary W A Long
ChasMMeachamT M Darker
W A Wilyus J W Riley
Geo F Campbell Darwin Hell
J T Hanbery L T Brasher
J C Buckner J K Forbes
Geo V Green J B Dade
Buckner LeavellM H Nelson
L L Nichols L C Cravens
F W Dabney Albert Kelly
Albert C Cox W L Parker
C H Bush W S Hale
S G Buckner J J Chappell
Frank Rives k M Wooldrulge
W K Howell H 11 Abernathy
W E WartieldJrW C Bell
The delegates were uninstructed
butjwill cast a complimentary ote
for Webb C Bell on the first ballot
if there should be a roll call
A committee was appointed to
make arrangements for the conven
tion to meet here next Friday
MR JAS R WOOD
MET ON MAIN TRACK
jTwo Freight Trains Collide- Fire
man Siightly Injured
1
j Two L A N freight trains col
lided at Kelly station Fridav night
and both engines wvre disabled
Two cars were also pretty badh
l damaged Frank Harrison fire-
linan on the north bound train was
buried under a mass of coal in the
tender and badl bruised but not
seriously injured Hi lives 111
Nashville and was able to be taken
home the next morning The rest
of the train men escaped injury
The trains had orders to meet at
Kelly and the south bound train V
arrived first and was standing on
the main track when the north
bound t ain Crashed into it The
accident caused no delay of other
trains as they could pass around
the w reck by using the sidetrack
NAMES REVEALED
The Unknown Confederates Bur
ied under the Latham
rionument
Mr Hen C Gant President of
the Bank of Hopkinsville found in
an old bank desk Friday a memorandum-book
belonging to George
K Anderson of Cotton Gin Tex
which disclosed the names of 101
unknown Confederate dead w hose
bodies are buried around the
monument un vailed in 18 erected
by Mr John C Latham of New
York at a cost of 14000 The lo
cation of each grave with the name
rank and regiment of each soldier
is given The dead soldiers be
longed to the First and Third Miss
issippi Seventh Texas Eighth -Kentucky
regiments and Forrests
cavalry When the bodies were
moved the bones were placed in one
grave and it would not be possible
now to identify them
Killed While Hunting
Henderson Ky March 4 Ern
est Graves a fourteen year old lad
met his death While out hunting
The gun was accidentally discharg
ed blowing one side of his head off J

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