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THE BOURBON NEWS.
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PUBLISHED TUESDAYS AND FRIDAYS.
BRUCE CHAMP, Editor
I Boubbon News Publishing Co.
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Entered at the Postoffice at Paris,
jv., as second class mail matter.
HoNj Ed. Turner has annouced
iis a candidate for Attorney Gen
It is thought in Massachusetts
that Gen. Butler intends to accept
the nomination for Governor.
Hon. J. Broctor Knott will the
rst speech in his gubernatorial
canvass at Winchester to-morrow.
Harrison county Democrats tal&
di James K. Megibben to represent
the county in the next Legislature.
There is a farmer in Ohio who
has not sheared his sheep in five
years, because, as he claims, Providence
intended the sheep to wear
F.MnT.TSTT Dukes and Lords Of
high degree who thought they
would gather military glory in
Egypt with little risk are not
mg such a as they counted
When Arabi's shells were knocking
the legs off Wolseley's horses
wehave no information that Queen
Victoria's beloved son, the Duke ol
Connaught, was in the thick of the
The people of Thomasville, Ga.,
are a long suffering and patient
people. One of their citizens not
only beats his wife, but he plays
the' accordion, and yet they do not
The undertakers of the State
met in Lexington "Wednesday, and
formed a robbery association. It
will be so after a while that no inducements
whatever, will be offered
a man to die.
The District Exutive Committee
met in Lexington "Wednesday, and
ordered a primary election on Saturday
October 4tb, and by ballot
or viva voce, as the county
Blackburn and Owens got lost
on a plain turnpike going from
Lockport to Pleasureville Saturday.
Yet they consider themselves capable
of choosing the right way atni?
the mazes of national legislation.
Congressman Ellis, of Louisiana .
says Carlisle, of Kentucky, will b
the next Speaker of the House, an':
add-3, v4if ho were elected Presiden
lie would give the executive office
'iii'r' brains than it has had since
the days of John Quincy Adams."
The new currency to be used by
the national banks under the recent
act- of congress extending
their charters, is now being printed.
The backs of the notes will
be brown, instead of green and
black, and they will be known as
Mr. JeffT. Vimont is reported
J. G. Smedley has gone East to
Henry Hunter is very ill, with
but small hopes for recovery.
Alex. McClintock and wife will
celebrate their silver wedding, on
Oct. 4th. in grand style.
Miss Mollie Campbell, of Carlisle,
will begin school at the Woods
school house next Monday.
We regret to learn that Dr. Stitt's
health continues so feeble that he
is still confined to his room.
Mrs. Ann. Wallace died Wednesday
afternoon, after a short painful
illness, of abdominal tumor. Her
son Campbell arrived jroni Missouri,
but Allen's whereabouts could
not be found.
Mike Bowden arrived here Tuesday,
to visit Pat in his serious illness.
Pat, however, is now out of
all danger. No clue has so far,
been found as to who assaulted
him ; but as lie had sold his wheat,
it is supposed that robbery was the
intention. Luckily, he had no
money with him at the time.
August 27th, 1882.
Ed. Bourbon News,
Dear Sir : ix
a letter from this state might
of interest to a few of your many
readers, I take the 1 iberty to forward
you a short co mmunication.
Our city is situatod in the heart
a very rich and beautiful farm
ing country, near the center of the
state, and is supplied with water
from the Iowa river by the
It contains between 9 and 10
thousand inhabitants And is one of
the most business and enterprising
little cities in the State. We
have two rail roads: the Chicago &
North Western and the Iowa Uon
tral crossing at this place, making
easy access to all four points of the
compass. We also have a new-
railroad graded to within a few
milfta of the citv. This road is to
run diagonal through the state and '
having it's terminuses at McGregor
and Nebraska city. This, when
complete, will give us three main
lines or six branches extending in
different directions from here.
Our manufactures here are very
extensive for a city of this size.
Some of the most important are the
Ketchum Wagon Works, giving
employment to a great many laboring
men and turning .out five
thousand wagons a year. Another
factory of vast importance is the
Iowa barb wire lactory, employing
befcween and 100 men and r un
ning night and day. Last, but not
least, we will speak of the Marshall
Sugar Kenning company or
Works, for the manafacture of
sugar and syrup out of corn. They
employ about 200 men, and have
a capacity for consuming three
thousand bushels of corn daily, and
thfiv are now extending their
works with the intention of doub
ling that amount. We have other
manufactures of less importance, of
those we will name Furniture and
Carriage Factories, three machine
shops and foundries ; also the Iowa
Central R. R. has it's headquarters
at this place. Common Laborers
are in demand at all times and get
from ftl. 25 to SI. 75 nerdav. Men
with trades, such as machinists,
carpenters, brick layers and painters
get from 2 to 4 dollars a day.
The prohibition law has done
nothing for this town yet, as the
saloons still continue to sell, and of
this kind of property, I am sorry
co say, we have a vast amount, and
breweries and bottling houses.
The farmers here ha7f Just finished
harvesting. The oats an'
are very heavy; wheat and corn
jrops in this county will be very
Light, and also over a great portion
f the State.
I am Verr Respectively,
AROUNI THE CTRCLE.
Whooping-cough is epidemic at
A couple of Vanceburg women
ad a prize fight about a man.
A cow saved a Hartford man
rom two dogs who had him down.
Mad dogs and shot-guns are epidemic
and specific in Warren county-
Breckinridge county is wrestling
with here first case of contested
A twin egg hatched out two fine,
healthy chickens in Harrison county
The last male white convict has
been pardoned of the Kentucky
Alex. Julian, brother of Ira, who
shot himself through the head at
Shelbyville, still lives.
A Covington carpenter has sued
a former employer for $10,500 damages
received while at work.
Near Eminence, Sunday night.
I the residence of E. P. Wilson was
burned. Loss, $3,500 ; insurance,
Twenty-one head of hogs averaging
175 pounds sold atRuckerville,
Clark county, the other day, for $7
Notwithstanding the opposition
of the Cynthiana News, Harrison
county gave 483 majority for the
additional school tax.
An iron bridge will replace that
swept away by the recent rains
from the Maysville and Flemings-burg
pike, near Maysville.
John Ireland for Governor, Marion
Martin for Lieutenant Governor
and Comptroller, are
on the Democratic State ticket
At Elizaville, Fleming county, a
few nights .since, Andrew Parks
and the dizzy headed female inmat
es oi his house, were driven out-and
the building burned to the
ground by indignant citizens.-
Col. Thos. H. Ha'.nks recently
bought the Gait House' property at
Lawrenceburg for $5,50 0.
Editor Dycke, of the London
Echo, laments that beef is five to
cents a pound and scar ce.
The Bullitt Pioneer chxonicles
the birth of a baby in that county
that weighed twenty-five pounds
Bracken county has only had
three County clerks in seventy
years one man serving as cierK oi
the County and Circuit Court for
Marion Brown was convicted in
the Jessamine Circuit Court on the
charge of snooting and wounding a
little boy. The penalty was eighteen
Doc. Mourfield, who wounded M.
A. Cox, at JJanville Tuesday, was
tried Wednesday for carrying concealed
weapons and fined 40 and
sent to the Work-house lor tnirty
One day last week, at Lebanon,
a vicious sow caught Marvey, one
of Mr. W. W.McElroy's twin boys,
and mn off with him. The little
fellow was rescued, but not until
he had been bitten through the
hand and severely mutilated
about the breast.
lulls and Walok
made To Order,
For Sale Privately.
The house and lot on Main Street iu
Paris, Ky., now occupied by Mepsrs. Ed.
Paton and Joseph York.
2t Emmet'M. Dickson.
Pine Bourbon Farm
I wish to sell privately my farm of 250
acres, lying one mile south-east of North
Middletown, Bourbon county, on the
turnpike leading to Mt. Sterling.
The farm is in a high state of cultivation,
well timbered, well watered and well
fenced nearly all of the outer line being
The improvements are first-class, and
are comparatively new. The dwelling is
a two-story brick, with ten rooms. All of
the out-buildings are good and convenient.
The barn has a capacity of housing ten
acres of tobacco.
The place is located convenient to good
schools and churches, and is in as fine
neighborhood as there is in the bluegrass
For further information, address, or call
on me at the premises.
I mean business.
E. W. Owen.
Also, my father wishes to sell 110 acres
of fine unimproved land lying near my
farm. It has plenty of timber, and is in
a high state of cultivation, and all is in
grass but a small portion.
lm E. W. O.
wood Ior Sale,
1 have 300 cords of wood which I will
sell and deliver in Paris or anywhere in
it's suburbs, on liberal terms.
Ml st STOLEN.
From my residence near Millersburg, on
Saturday, August 19th, a dark chestnut
sorrel mare, about eight years old. She
has a heavy inane and tail, and carries
her head low, and has a white spot on her
back about on a line with the girth.
Any information given me of her
whereabouts will be thankfully received.
ODD FELLOWS5 HALL
E. B. MARSH, Managee.
commencing MONDAY, SEPT. 4th.
OP THE FAMOUS
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Mr. j. h.
MR. JOHN W.
supported by a carefully selected compa'
ny of IS ladies and gentlemen from th;
leading New York Theatres. This company
will produce during Fair week the
newest and most Successful Society
Plays with a full and efficient cast of
characters ON MONDAY EVENING
SEPT. 4TLT, will he presented for the
first time in this city the charming society
With the entire company in cast.
BUSH BBO'S FAMOUS BEASS BAND
flg?Reserved seats at Brooks' Drug
Store at usual prices.
Sec the Great Electric Light.
TO THE PEOPLE.
As a Piano and Organ builer of nineteen
years' experience, I offer my services
to the residents of Bourbon and surrounding
counties. I guarantee strict factory
work, and will make this part of Kentucky
my permanent home, if you will
appreciate my labors among you, by
keeping me at work.
I cheerfully refer you to Professors
Gutzeit and Sanders, and a host of other
friends of this city made by good woik.
8t. Julian Ostendorff.
I have 10,000 feet of nice walnut lumber
for sale, on reasonable terms.
"V. S. Buckner,
Cane Ridge, Ky.
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It is Acknowledged by all
THAT THE OHIO & MISSISSIPPI R'Y
Xn tiLG Sliortest;
Of all EOU1 E3 from CINCINNATI to ST. LOUIS
andtheGKl -T WEST.
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THAT Ti OHIO & MISSISSIPPI R'Y
th tlie OnlyiLine
Running Ita trains from CINCINNATI to $T.
LOUI8, without change of Fassengert or Baggage.
THAT THE OHIO & MISSISSIPPI R'Y
Is tlxG Only 3Liine
Bj which all classes of Passengers are carried on all
trmlni from Cincinnati to St. ;Louis change
THAT THE OHIO & MISSISSIPPI R'Y
Is Jxg Only Hiiiie
Running 4 Daily Solid Trains, (3 trains on
8unday) C'lOJlNNAiI to ST. LoUIi.
THAT THE OHIO & MISSISSIPPI R'Y
Is tlie Only Xiisio
Running DAY C0ACHE3 on all trains without
chahgo from Cincinnati to St. Loui5.
PALACE SLEEPING CARS!
REVOLVING PARLOR CHAIR CARS
ELEGANT DAY COACHES I
The FAST DAYLIGHT EXPRESS y his Line mns frara
WfKflftJW0 10 HOURS
Being 2 Hours Quicker Tima than is Made by an)
All trains of the Ohio and Mississippi Railway run
Into the Union Djpot, St. Louis, where direct connections
are made with all lines for
Missouri, Arkansas, Texas,
Kansas. Nebraska, Colorado,
New Mexico and Arizona.
Only one change of cars he-yond
EEMBMBBB St. Louis to points in
aboYe States and Territories.
K-Particular information in regard to Routes
Rites, Time, &c, -via the O. t M. R'y, can bo had on
application personally, or by loiter to Agents ol Kentucky
Central Railway, or to any of the undersigned.
C. W. PARIS, Atrent, Cincinnati, O.
J. H. GILBERT, Pass'r Ag't, Lexington, Ky.
Cincinnati fllcos: 161 CTalnni St., Grand
Hotel and Depot, foot oi 21iil street.
W: W. PEABODY, a S. CONE, Jb.,
General Sujp't. Gwi'lP4'r Ag'fc
7 fnKENDALL'S Hk
Tlie Most Successful Iteiiicdy
ever discovered as it is certain in its effects
and does not blister; Also excellent
for human f esh. EEAD PROOF BELO W
COL. L. T. FOSTER.
Youngstowx, Ohio, May IOtii, 1880.
B. J. Kendall & Co., Gents; 1 had a
very valuable Hambletonian colt which I
prized very highly; he had a large bone
spavin on one joint and a small one on
the other, which made him very lame ; I
had him under the charge of jtwo
surgeons who failed to cure him. I
was one day reading the advertisement of
Kendalls's Spavin Cure in the Chicago
Express, I determined at once to try it,
and got our druggists here to send for it;
they ordered three bottles, 1 took them
all and thought I would give it a
thorough trial, and used according to directions
and the fourth day the colt ceased
to be lame, and the lumps had disappeared.
I used but one bottle and the
colts limbs are as free from lumps and as
smooth as any horse in the state. lie is
entirely cured. The cure was so remarkable
that I let two of my neighbors have
the remaining two bottles who are now
using it. Very Respectfully,
L. T. FOSTER.
Kendall's Spavin Cure.
OX HUMAN FLESH.
Patten's Mills, X. Y., Feb. list, 1S7S.
B. J. Kendall & Co., Gents : The particular
ease on which 1 used your Kendall's
Spavin Cure was a malignant ankle
sprain of sixteen months standing. I had
tried many things but in vain. Your
spavin cure put the foot to the ground
again, and for the first time since hurt in
a natural position, For a family liniment
it excels anything we ever used.
Rev. M. P. Bell,
Pastor of M. E. Church, Patten's Mills,
Send for illustrated circular giving positive
proof. Price 51. All Druggistfe
have it or can get it for you. Dr. B. J.
Kendall & Co., Proprietors, Euosburgh
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mm nnfOT MY
A merciful Man is merciful to his beast.
Giving an index of diseases and the symptoms;
cause and treatment of each, a table
giving all the principal drugs used for the
horse, with the ordinary dose, efiects and
antidote when a poison; a table with an
engraving of the horse's teeth at different
ages, with rules for telling the age of the
horse; a valuable collection of receipts and
much valuble information.
BY B. J. KENDALL, M. D.
65 ENGRAVINGS Q 5
This book, during the short time since
its original publication, has been recognized
as one of the most reliable authorities
on anything pertaining to the horse's
condition or treatment. The best evidence
of its popularity is the immense
sale which it has met with, over G50,000
have been published and sold in all parts
of the nothern states. Hundreds of testimonials
to the efficacy of the treatment
advised can be shown, and in many cases
a reference to this book and prompt following
of its advises has saved the lives
of valuable animals. It is plain and simple
in its terms, and can be understood
by anybody. A distinguished vetrinary
surgeon, who possesses a library comprising
the most costly books on the horse,
recently said that he would part with al
most any of them rather than with this
treatise, which comprises so much.
Given as a premium to all subscribers
to the BOURBON NEWS who pay a
year's subscription IN ADVANCE.
D. S. Johnston k Co.'s
Jy JLm pBk VLMJ .r&.fH. N-
Undoubtedly the" finest. and best selling
organs ever yet produced. "Will sell cheap
for cash, or on monthly payments. Call
and see them at our store room. "Will
place them on two weeks' trial if you
FOSTER & SANDERS,
Successors to A. Sanders.
The attention of the citizens of Bourbon
and surrounding counties is respectfully
called to my spring stock of
fl J fl J
which were never prettier, cheaper, and
more abundant in stock.
To see them is to love them to love
them is to buy them.
JOHN T. HINTON,
J. E. KEEFE,
BAKER and CONFECTIONER,
AND DEALER IN
Choice Brands of Cigars and Tobacco
French and American Candies.
TTCBEffS Cincinnati Lager Beer on Draughts
Main Street, Paris, Kentucky.
KENTUGKT V ESLETAH COLLEGE,
MILLERSBURG, BOURBON CO., KY.
A live school, -with a thorough curriculum, and an
able Faculty. A Preparatory or Sub-Freshman.
Clas3 in each Department. Discipline founded on
high principle, no espionage, no complicated system
of rules and penalties, yrand Christian culture and
truo manhood being our only aim. Tuition S28 per
year; matriculation, 520; board, S3 to 4 per -weak
GSTSend yesr address to tie President for a Catslegns."!
SCHOOL FOR BOYS
and YOUNG MEN.
- The next session of the
school of W. .H. Loch-hart
Monday , September 11th
1882jinthe building for
merly occupied by Miss
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one of the best locations
in Paris, quiet and re-tired,
good play roimcl
attached. Terms made
hnown on application.
IILLIGAN & mUY
There are other good cooking
stoves and we keep them constantly
in stock, but if there are two stoves
in existence which lay just claims
of superiority in many respects over
all others, they are the
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Hot-Blast Charter !
"We have not space here to point
out their many merits, but call at
our emporium, and we will take
great pleasure in so doing, whether
you wish to buy a stove of any
kind or not.
IILLIGAN & PERRY.
W. A -HILL.
W - ' J
Importer and dealer in
italian marble, scotch,
and native granite
&c &c, &c. -