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Volume XV No. 51
FRANKFORT, KY., AUG. 27, 1892.
Tho following timo tnblo is now in
effect upon tho L. fc N. road:
No.231onvosFrftnkfort r:BO a. m
No. 17 leaveB Frankfort 9:40 n. m
No. 21 loavoB Frankfort..... 3:00 p. m
No 19 loaves Frankfort 7:88 p.m.
No . 18 loavos Frankfort .... 10:10 a . m.
No. 20 loavoe Frankfort 4:35 p. m.
No. 24 arrives Frankfort .... 7.48 p. m.
No. 22 loaves Frankfort 9:15 p. m.
Nos. 23, 17 and 21 connect at Lagraago
for Cincinnati. Nos. 23 and 21 conneot
at Anchorage for Bloomfiold Branch.
W. W. ALEXANDER
Audience and a
George Wilson has got a great min-.
strel show. That is a solid chunk of
truth without any taffy about it. Tho
company opened in Elmira last night
before a magnificent audience, every
Beat being occupied and many standing
up. For a first night tho performance
ran very smoothly. The
entertainment opened with "Beau
Brummels," with correct costumes
.of the period, and their suits were
not only new, fresh and clean, but
very handsome and tasty. The company
was arranged on a series of
raised platforms and tho chairs cov
ered with red plush, making a very
pleasing effect. Elmira's Dan Quintan,
in a resplendent suit, occupied
the interlocutor's seat, and was a
bright star in the galaxy. The appearance
of tho Fulton brothers in
song and dance, ''The Special Delivery
Staff," brought applause and
they were compelled to respond.
Dick Clark's melange, "Think Quick,"
was funny and made the audience
gasp for breath. One of the beBt
things in the first part was Hi Tom
Ward's ''Tho Dandy Personified."
He caught the audience immediately,
and his dude walk brought rounds of
laughter. Ward is a minstrel man
all the way through. He was presented
with a boquetof flowers. The
appearance of Wilson and Donnelly
increased the amusement and the
former's "Gone, Gone. Gone," and
Wilson's ''Speak Easy in Saratoga,"
were very amusing and enjoyable.
The company contains a number of
fine vocalists, 0. D. Davis, Will. E.
Nankiville, Will. Walling, M. Rale,
comprising a vory strong quartet.
They did excellently last night. The
first part went off with a dash and
vim that was refreshing, the jokes
were new and free from vulgarity or
coarseness, and the finale, arranged
by Frank'Dumont, exhibited a novel
way to kill Indians and was a laughable
ending to the part.
The second part contained some
first-class specialties. George Wilson
never appeared to better advantage.
His new songs, new methods and
ideas were many, and he captured
the audience and made them laugh.
Napier and Marzollo are a pair of the
greatest bar performers in the world,
and Bunnell and Rankin have no
superiors in musical comedy. ''Our
Colored Sweethearts" did some nimble
dancing and high kicking, and
the French Empire clog was great,
William Rowo's clog solo being the
greatest ever seen on the stage, and
his pedestal act wonderful.
Tho entertainment concluded with
Frank Dumont's burlesque, "The
Tar (colored) Tartars," arranged for
William Henry Rice, who appeared
as Carmoncita and Sara Bernhardt.
Mr. Ivice, is one of tho greatest
female impersonators in tho world.
His make-ups aro as good as they
could be, and his act one that is a
fitting climax to such an entertainment.
The burlesque also gives Emperor
George a part which he makes
As said, George Wilson has a great
show this year. It is perhaps saying
a good deal, but tho Star does not
believo a bettor one was over on the
road. Ho ought to make a barrel of
money out of it, and his many friends
here will hope ho will. He certainly
got a good start in Elmira. The
company plays in Syracuso to-night.
Elmira Evening Star, Saturday,
At the Opera House, Thursday,
Effective June 20th, the K. M. R. R.,
in connection with tho Louisville
Southern, will sell tiokets to Shelbyville
from Frankfort and intermediate
stations, that heretofore have taken
higher rate, at $1.75.
This will be a great convenience to
passengers who use this route.
The Confederate Veteran Association
have purchased a large tent,
whioh will bo erected on tho fair
grounds during the fair, whore all
ex-Confederates, their wives, daughters
and friends will find cordial
welcome. Tho tent will be a very
largo pno, with firnr rooms and a wide
hall, with tables, chairs and other
conveniences. The tent will bo sent
to tho Paris fair, and probably to
otho points for tho use of tho brethren.
Wo are requested to ask our
Kentucky exchanges to copy this
notice. Lexington Gazette.
How to Keep Cool.
If you1 are looking; for pleasant
locations to spend the hot days at
moderate cost, write D. G. Edwards,
G. P. A., Q. and'O. Route Cincinnati,
Ohio, for copy of Queen and
book, entitled "Summer Days."
which will bo mailed promptly free of
The Queen & Orescent Route will
place excursion tickets on sale to
Texas, Arkansas and Indian Territory,
at greatly reduced rates, on
August 30th, September 27th and
October 25th, good for return 20 days
from date of sale. For rates, maps and
further information, call on Agents
of the Q. & 0. Route, of Agent at
your station, or address D. G.
Edwards, G. P. A., Cincinnati, O.
Army of tlie Cumberland
A number of Brigade and Regimental
Associations will attend this reunion.
The Queen and Crescent
Route have made a half rate fare for
this occasion from Cincinnati to
Louisville. Wilder's and Hooker's
Brigades have arranged to tako a
special train over the Queen and
Crescont Route to Chattanooga for
this occasion. For rates or other in
formation address D. G. Edwards, G.
P. A., Queen and Crescent Route,
Where to go This Summer.
If you contemplate taking a trip
this summer remember that the
most delightful place in America is
Old Point Comfort, Va.
On Tuesday, July 26th, the Chesapeake
and Ohio Railway will run its
annual excursion from Lexington and
the blue grass region. A trip to Old
Point will cost you less than to any
other place on accouut of the extremely
low rates made by the
Hygeia Hotel and the railway company
to parties taking advantage of
Full particulars will be advertised
shortly. Chas. L. Bkown,
G. P. A.
Tho Kentucky Midland Railway
will sell tickets to Chattanooga ana
return Sept. 13 and 14 at $8.30. Account
Meeting of the Army of the
To Cincinnati and Covington,
August 27th to October 1st at 3.63;
Account Latonia Races.
C. D. Bbucaw,
G. F. & P. A.
Advertised Letters at
Below will bo found a list of advertised
letters for the week ending Angnst 27th,
Allen, E. E.
Dudlestall, S. J.
Davis, Mrs, P.
Gibson, S. J.
Johnson, P. O.
Ly title, Win.
Mitchell, 0. W.
TRAINS RUK BY CENTRAL STANDABQ TIME.
TIME TABLE JUNE 20. 1S02,
Jv IT V 31 I V M
TRAINS E AST. I No. 1. No. 3. I No. 7.
Lv. Frankfort ... A
Lv. stumping Ground
Lv. Johnsoii . .
Lv. Georgetown .
Lv. C. S. Depot .
lv. Newtown . .
Lv. Centrevllle .
Lv Elizabeth . .
Ar l'arls . . . .
6 44 4.14
6.52 4 22
' I A M I P M I k M V M
TRAINS WEST. No. 2. No. 4 No. ti INo.12
Lv. Paris C .
Ar. O S. Depot
Ar. Georgetown . ,B.
Ar. Stamping Ground .
Ar. Frankfort . . , A .
a41 0.37 6.52
8.49 6.45 7.05
8.54 6.51 7.15
0.01 6.68 7.35
0,18 7.10 7.55
0.10 7.16 8.10
9.25 7.22 8.20
9.33 7.30 8.30
A connects with L. & N. , .
B connects with Q. & C. and L. S.
C connects with K. 0.
"Effective July 24th. Sunday trains leave Frank-fort
8:15 a. m. and 3:30 n. m.. arrive at Georgetown
9:10 a. m. and 4:22 p.m.; Purls 9:50 a.m.
and 5:10 p. m.
Lo ive Paris 10:10 a. m. and 5-50 p. m.. arrive at
Georgetown 10:55 a. in. and 6:03 p. m.j Frankfort
11:50 a. m. and 7:00 p. m.
The Kentucky Midland Railway and connections
form the shortest and cheapest route to all
points north, south and west.
For further information apply to their acents.
0. D. BERCAW. E. B. WEITAEL,
Gen. Pass. Agt. City Ticket Agent.
GEO. B. HARPER, Gn. Supt.
Lexington . Lve.
Mt. Sterling "
Ashland. . "
New York Arr.
Cattlettsburg " I
Ashland . . . " j
Mt. Sterling Lve.
Winchester . "
Lexington . Arr,
Louisville Arr .
connejtlo.i vit i
to New York
Fas t Limited
I .Mail i Express
I uiiiy. i iMuy.
7 33a in
! 10 -Warn 650pm
! KMimil 82Jpm
1203pm I G20pm
I 5 2:3pm J 050pm
5TIBULED riUtNS run dally in
C IcHllltf.lKB ic Ohio 'K. F. V." ,
FAST MAIL TitAINS runs tlally and
make local stops between Lexington aud Huntington.
HOVTINGTON : it MORBUEAD .accommoda
tlons run dally.
LEXINGTON fc MOUEtIS ID & LEXINGTON
MT. STERLING ajeonimjilatlons run dally exes
p tun 1
TilUOU.ill SLEEPING OAKS to and from
ashlnftoitan.l Nw York without change.
C. L.BKOWN, G W. BAK.NKY,
; Gen. Pass. Agent, G. A. . Lexington ,Ky.
G.A.. Ashland. Ky.
THE SHORTEST AND QUICKEST
Georgetown lo lew Orleans
Time, 25 Hours.
80LID VESTIBULED TRAINS.
The shortest and tmlckest.
Georgetown to Jacksonville, Aia
Time, 26 Hours.
Solid Vestlbuled Trains. The Short lino
LEXINGTON, K.T., Time,5 UOUH
AsnK.vn.LK, N. C. , '
CnATfANOOOA, TKNN., ' '
Atlanta, G., '
BIKMINUUAM. ALA.. "
port for Texas, Mexico and California.
Leave Frankoit via Kentucky MldlandRallway
b. m. QulcXer than any other line.
All trains arrlv tt departf romCantralUnlOB
VorRate. Maps, &o.. address
E. T. CHARLETON,
i. if. st. A.,unattanooga,
D. MILLER, D. , EDWABD&,
uS $ 1
5 .' - 'b.v .
-! , .:. ;M ,, -i
Paige, Mrs. A. E.
& Ruvet, Margaret
Soper, Miss Em
Smith, Mary Bedford
Triplett, Mrs. G.
Taylor, W. H.
H. Standard Part. Co.
When calling for these letters say advertised.
J. M. Saffell,
FURNISHED BY GLOVER & PURRETT,
LOUISVILLE TOBACCO WAREHOUSE.
Sales on our market for tho week
justclosed amount to 4,095 hhds., with
receipts for tho same period of 2.495
hhds. Sales on our market since January
1st amount to 114,144 hhds. Sales
of the crop of 1891 on our market to
date 98,788 hhds.
DThe offerings of burloy tobacco on
our market have been large again
this week. The low and medium
grades of colory goods have shown
additional strength, otherwise the
market remains about as it has been
for tho past two weeks. Wo have
recently had fine rains over the
greater part of the burley section and
no doubt there will be a great coming
out of that part of the crop which is
in such a backward condition.
The following quotations fairly
reprosont our market for burloy
tobacco, orop of 1891:
Trash (dark) or damaged
tobacco 4 60 $5 50
Common Colory trash... 5 50 7 00
Medium to good colory
trash 7 00 9 00
Common lugs not colory 5 00 7 00
Medium to good colory
lugs 10 00 15 00
Common Colory lugs 7 50 10 00
Common to medium leaf 8 00 14 00
Medium to good leaf. 14 00 17 00
Good to fine leaf. 17 00 25 00
Select or wrappery
tobacco 25 00 32 00
A FOREIGN TRIUMPH,
Sells Brothers Return
Crowned With Victorious
On the sixteenth of October last
Sells Brothers Big Show of the World
sailed from San Francisco for Sydney,
Australia, .thus Inaugurating the most
extraordinary and venturesome tour
of Its kind on record, and which was
destined to bear the golden fruit of
a proportionate success. The leading
journals of America all backed its
pluck and enterprise with the strongest
editorial assurances that its proprietors
were entitled to universal respect
as representatives of the best
type of genuine American manhood,
and their great exhibition to all the
popularity and success such owership
ought to confer. That they never
compounded with fraud by claiming
that "tho people liked to be humbugged."
That they acted upon tho
wise and just principle of giving their
patrons more than their money's
worth, and always recognized that
ono man's money was as good as an
other's, by giving the same complete
show in every place of exhibition,
instead of stuffing the metropolis and
then starving the farmer, under the
pretense of serving him the same
feast. That they treated the public
fairly, and by so doing gained the
full backing of popular confidence
in their promises. Thoao made to
the people of Australia certainly
suggested the biggest feast of animated
wonders and amazing acts
ever spread before an eager throng,
and of the tens and hundreds of
thousands who patronized the show
during its six months' Australian
season there is proof, universal, emphatic
and undeniable that not one
went away disappointed or dissatis
It is evident that only merit, and
that of the most pronounced kind,
could secure good words from a not
overpartial, independent and critical
foreign press; and when it unanimously
conceded, as it did even before the
show was able to utilize a single
horse in any way, that its surpassing
greatness was no vain boast, it settled
the question of honest supremacy
both at home and abroad. The
great Sydney dailies remarked that
multiplying circuses and stages and
entertainments might appear at first
sight to be a waste of energy and
talent, but there was no denying the
impre3siveness that it lends to the
show as a whole. That the spectator
felt himself bewilderingly amazed by
the variety of the efforts made for
his entertainment. That space failed
them to note all the striking features
of a programme almost as complicated
as a railway time-table. This
one thing, however, remained distinctly
clear: That in Sells Brothers'
amusement arithmetic, ciphers don't
count. No aggregation of them will
make a unit; neither will any number
of commonplace things and unkown
fill-ups make a great show.
The Messrs. Sells know this, and their
.united grand Australian living exhibit,
monster menagerie, regal
Roman hippodrome, triple circus,
elevated Olympian stage, aerial displays,
tribe of wild Bedouin warriors,
children's fairyland frolic, darkest
Africa aquariitm, spectacular pilgrimage
to Mecca, and Arabian Nights'
entertainments, include and represent
only that which is most wonderful,
excellent, exciting and refined. From
performing mammoth, or huge disporting
amphibia, to daintiest detail,
there is nothing inferior or commonplace
about this extraordinary rich
and attractive alliance. It possesses
every feature, feat and display of
both home and foreign origin, in
keeping with such an entertainment,
that can be procured, and many no
where else to be seen; and all will be
exhibited at Frankfort, on Monday,
September 12, just as advertised, and
with the honorably won prestige of
holding first place in two great empires,
thousands of miles apart.
For Sale I offer for sale my
property on Third, between Main
and Logan streets, in South Frankfort.
Apply for terms to
E. A. FELLMER.
Mastin Bros, have some splendid
second-hand Surreys, Pheatons and
Buggies that they offer cheap.
Tn qolak in4 direct root from
LOaiSTlLLE TO lOMISJS IRQ TEXftSi
Ons hundred and fifty bUm
SHORTEST TO LITTLE BOCK,
And the ralj note
Without Change of Cars.
It jou are gains to emigrate to
Sherman, Dallas, Fort Worth
Tbli U the
CHEAPEST AND BEST ROUTE.
Wo change o( cars to
M0HTG0MEBY, MOBILE, MEMPHIS
AHD NEW 0BLEANB.
C. F. ATBKORB, ?.P. T,A.,
I I SlidlSIUlXl
Is now in successful operation for the treatment of the
uor. morpmne ana iodbcgg naoits
OFFICE LOCATED AT
105 and 10C Ann Street, CAPITAL HOTEL BLD'G,
With IDr. 3. Tliompson in charge, and con-'
suiting physicians, Drs. E. E. HUME and G. V. CHINN.
This is an opportunity of being permanent'' relieved of the. terrible
diseases, Alcoholism and Morphine. Our remedy is a
Complete, Ab solute and Permanent Cure !
which is Guaranteed. .
V. L. CLARK, J. VV. GAYLK, . v.jj
Secretary. President. ' ijjjj
W J CHINN JR New?0?l ta a K55i?pi Vallfly C0, '1
Will practice in all State Courts. Of
fice second floor, Custom House.
Jan. 30-1 y.
M. BE ATT Y,
Attorney at Law&Kcal Estate Agt.,
BEATTYVILLE. LEE. CO.
IN LEE. BREATHITT, WOLFE,
PRACTICES Powell, Clay and otnei
UNIVERSITY of VIRGINIA'
Xext session begins 15th Sept. Courses In Art.
EiiKlneerltitf, Law, Medicines. For announcement
w M. M. THORNTON. LL.. D., Chairman.
Shortest and quickest between
CINCINNATI AN9 FRAlFOrJ,
Onl? direct line between
Frankfort, Georgetown and Paris, Car
lisle, teille, Cynthiana, Falmouth
ASK FOR TICKETS VIA KY. MIDLAND.
Baltimore, Now York,
Old Point and the Sea-Shore
AND ALL EASTERN CITIES.
IN EFFECT NOVEMBER 15. 1891.
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