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Volume VI. FRANKFORT, KY., SEPTEMBER 23, 1882.
W. S. DEHONEY
DEALER IN SAPLE AND FANCY
I cordially Invito you to call and examlno my
New nnd Fresh Stock of Goods.
MAIN STREET, FRANKFORT KY,
The Best Soda Water
In tlieCity is at
It is tlie best thing in use for ceilings and
walls. For sale at
SOUTH SIDE DRUG STORE-
FARM FOR SALE.
A f.vrm of 130 acres of good land, well Improved,
tocittvl on tho Owonton turnpike seon
miles' from b" 'inkiort, U oTiiel . lortt a
birgin. Flttwn or twntv acres of It Is No. 1
tobaoso land. For further Information apply to
W, T. GAINES,
nug. 12-lm. Frankfort, Ky.
W. T. RDNYAK,
Staple and Fancy
ST. CLAIR STREET,
WAHHftNTED TO WEAH FRDWI B T0 10 YEARS,
ONLY $4 A PAIR,
DELIVERED ON EEOEIPT OP PRIOE.
RODGER BROS.' KNIVES,
BEST IN THE WHQLE WORLD,
$2 PER SET,
Put up In " ' il delivcrud by express
on reoelpt of prloa. Writ for our prices on
pouns nd Forki. Yoa will euvo muocy by
buying from us.
TIS W. S1T7DSZI,
The Kentucky Jeweler,
JEMS, 0i7 DOLLAR PER YEAR 1
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One of our efficient policemen attempted to
arrest "Jimmy, the well-digger," when the
latter, anticipating what was coming, shinned
up a tree, and called out : ' Nine feet out of
the county, my friend! Above the law, and
out of your jurisdiction." He wasn't ar-arrested.
An inquest upon the remains of the late
Jerry Lee was begun Tuesday morning and
concluded Wednesday afternoon, which resulted
in the jury bringing in a verdict that
he came to his death by a pistol shot wound,
the pistol being in the hands of Frank Egbert
Egbert was re-arrested and brought into town
Wednesday morning and his examining trial
will take place Monday.
Stoi.i:n. A Hinnll box containing a pair
of ear-rings, pair sleeve buttons and an
nmethyst nng'were stolen from a lady residing
in South Frnnkfort pome time during
tli; first of the week. The ear-rings were
small tottnd ones, set with numerous small
garnet stones; the sleeve buttons were bolid
gold, oblong in shape, chased on the ends
and plain in the center, with the initials A.
G. L. engraved on the under side; the ring
was ridjie shaped, with a grove running
through the middle of the outer side, and
the amethyst setting is attached to it by (our.
large claws, one on each side and one at
each end, the stone being plain on the surface.
A lihetnl rewnrd will In? piiid lor any
information left at thisotlice which will lend
to the recovery of any or all of the above
Mrs. J. W. Zoflk is visiting relatives in
Mi. Henry Polsgrove is visiting relative's
on Flat Creek this week.
Miss Lizzie Penn visited Miss Nannie
Stivers, on Benson Avenue, last week.
jir. r. w. uauawayami lamily have removed
to a farm near Peytona, Shelby
Mr. Wm. Roberts, of the L. & N. R. R.,
is visiting his sisters, Mrs. Lou. and Robert
Judge W. L. Pence is b i ' ', ir an
tton to one his house, mi Kentucky
Miss Mattie Sparks, o. unville,
visited the family of Mr. AmVif' Hampton
McD'aniel i U u x 'ick
pavement in front; f his icnl'. iK on Ken-
lucky Avenue. ji
Miss Lizzie Thompfcon, a prepossessing
blond ol St. Louis, is visiting the Misses
Todd, at Lake Park.
.Judge W. L.Pence and wife attended
the Exposition anl taildro.id celebration in
LouihViile last week.
Mr 11. Rogers has rented Ca'pt. S. V.
Pence's new house, and will move in as
soon as completed.
The Southern Afjican Methodist
hold its annua! meeting Sunday,
the 21th, at Rock Hnyen, near town.
Mrs. Annie C. Millar and little daughter,
Maud, who hae been visiting the family of
J. W, Zook returned to"""their home' at
W averly, Missouri, Tijesday last.
Mr. J. W. Deakeus has about completed
his house on the corner of Major and Wilson
streets. The new County Attorney,
Mr. J. A. Violett, weiutulerstand, will occupy
Miss Susie Joyce is teaching the district
school over here, she having been selected
over quite a number of applicants. She
has now the largest school ever taught here,
und is giving general at(th'action.
Our Sunday School js 'growing both in
numbers and interest
of the Superintendent; Dr. Daniel
Gnber. It meets every Sunday morning
at 0 o'clock. Every omj invited.
Mr. It. W. Deakins left for Baltimore
Monday morning to attend Medical
He attended the Louisville Medical
College lust year- and lllms been a diligent
student all summer. Tins will be his finishing
course, and when he returns will no
doubt locate among iislland make happy
one joyous young heart,ho will anxiously
await his return.
Oood health is maintained and nourished
hv pnper attention to the requirements of
the body and the avotdincaol excesses. It
is wasted or destroyed y over-taxing the
mind witn study, anxtt! evil habits, in
temperance, or yioioun I digences, keen
the body and brain well lanced by freely
using that Irrend ol (et' trance and good
lieuliu, mowns iron n it; tiu8 will you
live ton good old age, I irotn all disease
II I HI QUUVIIllgt '1YI
Meeting of Fire Department?
At a meeting of the Finnkfort Fire Department,
helil September I'Jlh, 18li. on
motion of Mr. B. B. Jetler. Mr. A. H. Mo
Clure was called to the chair, and John J3
Meek whs appointed secretary.
On motion, B. B, Jeflers, II. Strati;;,
Chas, Noonnn and E. A. Phillips were appointed
a committee to draft rcolutions.
who, alter a short interval, reported the following,
which were unnnimottsly adopted :
Whckkas, We have been called upon to
mourn the los of n fiiendaud companion in
ninny a hard struggle with the flaine, our
ex Chief Jkkuy Li:e, who was stricken down
while in the performance of duty; and
whereas, we deem it fitting and proper that
we, as a body, should give some expression
of the sincere tegret we feel nt bis loss;
therefore, be it
llesolvctl, That in ex-Chief Jkkuy Leu we
recognized a true and gallant fireman, upon
whom we never on) led in vain, a kind and
generous friend and companion, in who'-e
society it was ever a plensme to be, and we
deeply deplore his lo-s.
Jtesofved, That his stricken wife ami little
ones have our tenderest and tint bcaitlelt
sympathy, and thal we mourn with them
the loss of our friend.
lie solved, That in token of respect for the
memory of our deceased friend, the Engine
House, Engines, mid Hose Reel be draped
in mourning lor thirty days; that aenpy ol
these resolutions be sent to the family of the
deceased, and published in the ciiv 'papers.
B. B. JEFFEHS.
H. K. STRANGE.
C. E. NOON AX.
E. A. PHILLIPS,
On motion, the meeting adjourned.
A.H. McCLUKE, Ch'n.
J. B. Meek, fiec'y.
Editor Roundabout :
Knowing that you are not publishing n
political sheet, yet I crave your indulgence
io snow up a piece ot antt
in the Yeoman which ought not to
go uncorrected. I give the extract alluded
to in full :
Colored" Men in Office.
The following colored men are employed
in the State offices at Fratikfott:
David Gray, janitor in the Geological
Survey. Has been there four years. Salary,
S3") per month.
L. T. Chuk, State ltisuiancennd
Department Has been there three
ears. Salary, 35 per month.
James W. Gordon, Common School Department."
lias been there one year. Salary,
$15 per month. Hei a student for the
James Coleman, Porter in the Auditor's
Department. Salary, $35 per month. Has
had twenty years' service.
Robert Hammond, in the Governor's Department.
Salary, $35 per mouth ; al-o
Flem. Martin, $10 per month.
Butcher, Land Olhee and Adjutant
General's Ollice. Salary, $35 per month.
Has been in ollice eight years.
Robert Looiuis has seen (oity years' service.
Has chaige o( yawls dining the session
of the Legislature and gets $J per dav;
at other seasons $1'J per month.
The pay of these men is $212 per month,
or per annum, a greater sum, wel
venture to say, than is received by colored
men in the Stnto from all sources of Federal
patronage. Though thev furnish 40,000 of
the Republican vote, whe.ii it comes to
lavors or substantial aid they have to look
to the Democrats for it, and they are subject
to no jayhubbliiig. Yeoman.
To show that the above is not correct in
its allusions to the Republican party it is
only necessary to say that there are now
employed in the Internal Revenue Department
in this (the 7th) District five storekeepers
and guagers who are colored men
W. L. Smoots, of Bourbon county.
Henry Scroggins, of Fayette comity.
T. J. Jackson, of Fayette county.
W, M. Jnckson, of Fayette county.
Geo. C. Bailey, of Scott county.
These men receive a monthly pay eacli
of $104, or an annual salary, in the total,
of $0,240, or more than double what U
paid to these six men by the Democratic
State Government. These are all the Yeoman
can show, while the Republicans make
their allowing for this Revenue District
alone. The other districts are fully up witli
this. The Yeomau had best know, next
time before it blows so loudly.
Fa i u Play.
Mr. B. F. Porter, a rich bunker1 in Utica,
N. Y,, says: I have used Brown's Iron
Bitters the past year, much to the cluiurin
of our family physician, myself,
wife, nor little girls have since mi tiered fiom
a single day's illness, It is making us all
robust and strom;."
AND FOR SALE
AT LOWEST PRICES
R. K. MCCLURE & BRO..
An Enormous Stock of
MooT.Q a MB ShOTO.
For Fall and Winter Wear.
. ALSO A FULL STOCK OF
Our Staple and Nobby Hats
PUBLIC SALE OF LAND)
An extcutor of tho lito .Turned fi. Roberts, I
will, un tho lOni OL' OC'IOUEH, 18S2, acll tho
farm upon which ho rcsnleJ, containing nbmit
J0U acres, uml located upon iho Furuidalo nml
Bridgeport piky, two miles from Bridgeport,
Thoro is a comfortiiblo frame dwelling of i
rooms, burn, and all necessary out
buil lings upon tho premises. Forlurther information
u iid res s
WM. SCOFIKLD. E.Vij,
For Sale or Rent.
The store-room and residenco sltmted on
Mero street, between Washington and
streets. This property i known as the
Blunkensbip property, luttly occupied by Fred
NUkel. Anyoiio can purduce on ias,v
LUCY A. DAVIS
10,000 Bu3lil3 of Cora.
as, awe- pa&AWJB.,
DISSOLUTION OF PARTNERSHIP!
Tho partncrship heretofore existing between
M. II. V. Williams, jr., aud Wile 0. Williams
in the agricultural implement .iml rain business,
under tho stjlo of Williams Brother, hn
been dinsolved by mutual consent. Tho
will bo continued at the old stand by
Wiley 0. Wllllums.
M. H.P.WILLIAMS, Jn.,
WILEY C. WILLIAMS.
Tho' Thirty-fourth Annual Sctsion of this
school will commence qn
MOJN13A.Y, HEPT. '. 1SSS
Terms reasonable. Payable monthly or in
advance. For particulars address
Mrs. M. T. RUNYANS. Principal,
J. C. BUSH, D. D. &,
(Successor to Dr. T. L. Taylor.)
Can bo found at hi offlco from 8i a. m; to 6 p.
... ,,iu tn .In nil .... kinds of dental work to .the
1UI IVMJ w "
entire satisfaction of thoso who may chosn to
patronize him. jutyts.iy
SZ. G. MATTEH1T,
No. 439 Main Street, over Crutober k Starks'
"WHITE HALL" Clothing House,
SPECIAL INDUCEMENTS ARE OPFEREL
in tho tvny of fino pictures of all stylos and de
scriptions. Why will the people of Frankfori
send to the city for work when they can be accommodated
ST. OLAIR STREET,
MAIN AND BROADWAY.
Keeps constantly on hand
oloths, dooskins, and tho newest
styles of fancy French
Ho is prepared to ruako
them up on short notice, and
give3 perfect fitting garments, stylish and
JONES BROS., Proprietors.
Mai .itacturers of all kinds of New Work tor
Flour Mills, Distilleries, Saw Mills,
GRASS FITTINGS OF ALL KINDS, IC.
figyContracts for New Work in any pan
of the State.
One door est of corner Ann and Broadway streets,
North Side, PranUort, Ky. April
FALL OF 1882.
stock of Fruit nndOrnamontil
'Iries, Small Fruits, Grapevines A"
parnRiis Phint, and everything found in a
SVo employ no ngents, but give our commission
direct tn tho planter. Wo refer to our old
patron. Our uew cntnloguca will be scut on
H. F. HILLKNMEYER,
sop o tf Lexington, Ky.