The Richmond Climax.
PUBLISHED tVEUY WEBSKSDAY BY
Tha Climax Printing Co.
j. a chesault.
A. D. MILLER.
Proprietors and Editors.
C. . WOODS, Associate Editor.
WEDNESDAY, MAKCII 31, 1S97.
The Corbin News is simply a il.in ly,
and deserves Bnccess because it is an all-round
Democrats at Frankfort stick
it out and prevent an election of a Re-p
iblicar, which in tirn w 11 prevent the
U. is. Senate from passing a bipli UrifT
Otherwise they will he responsible for it.
Thursday. April 1, is the day appointed
by Chairman Renick, of Clark, for
meeting of the Democratic Committee of
the 23th Judicial District composed of
thecounties of Madron, Jessamine, Clark
and I'ow ell. The meeting ill take place
at 10 am,, at the I'ccsc Hause, Winches
ter, rb :n the time and manner for
a iJemocratic candidate for Circuit
Judj;e and Commonwealth's Attorney
will be determined.
Let Editor Walton lay not down his
arms in the cause of the people ..
".Money and Morals," even though the
Star-Eye 1 Goddess turn npon him that
evil ejuand corroding pen. The "craft
that is doomed to wreckage" is the same
which the Courier-Journal captained for
many aytar its cause the same vl icb
the editor of the Courier-Journal
his than ten oars ago. and
which but forliissednctHjnbv the money
hoarders of the Est be would yet be advocating.
Such doertion as this come-with
ioor grace and luw won for the
Courier-Journal complete contempt and
substantial isolation from the very ones
to whom it was long a guide and
Hesby "Wattbkpos i mad when
fie is not tifjht and tifrht when he's
not mad, ele the
would lonjrago liavo gotten hack into
line for party success as Dick Knott
i doinjr. The l'ot i iutthiR up the
best of arguments for Democratic
lnrmony, but Mr. "Watter.-on and Mr.
Iliildeman are out of touch with the
people, the large majority of them,
thatV why the Louisville DNpatch
i a n;ceity, and thatV why editor
"Come back in the lniat. Mr.
and bring your Knitting and
the Courier-Journal with you and we
will again together , 'skim the waters
with a "wet sail and a flowing sea
and a wind that follows fat," or
words to that effect."
Tjie Democratic County Commijtee
met last Friday afternoon to take steps
regarding the coming primary election,
the Jessamine Journal. "The meet
ing" "was very harmonious and the in
vitalion extended m the gold Democrat
w .is certainly the light iwe. Now if
thegoW Democrat!-do not wish to affiliate
with the partv, the fault lies with
them and i.ot with the committee."
The following resolution was adopted:
"Relieving that the best interetsof the
people of Kentucky are bound up in the
Democratic party, and that Democratic
control in local atlairs i absolutely essential
to the peopleV welfare, ae invite
all Democrats, regardless of differences
of opinion upon questions of national
jioliey, to unite in the selection of good
men for the offices, thus insuring to
county an efficient and economical
administraton of local affairs. It is
ordered that all legally qualified voters
who consider theniaeives Democ rats,
and who will support the nominees of
this primary election, and all young men
now under the age of twenty-one. but
who w ill arrive at the age of tn
years on or before the day of the general
election in November, lfc'.IT, and who declare
their purpose to affiliate with the
Democratic party, shall be entitled to
vote in said primary election."
Vxi'EK the new Republican high tariff,
the increase of the tax in certain scbed
ules is worthy of spccnl notice. On tobacco
the proposed increase is from 10!l
to KM per cen. Wool, w Inch paid 44 27
under the McKinley Rill, is expected to
pay 54 50 per cent, under tlie"moderate"
tarifr of Mr. DingleV Woolen yarns
mount from 30 to 100 per cent.; oilclothb
from 4S to 100. Blankets are raised from 29
to H) per cent ; flannels go up from 4S to
100; dress goods from 40 :55 to 100. Shawls
rise from 40 to 112 01 per cent. Hats of
wool from 3.i to 90 per cent. This
might be pursued indefinitely, but the
rales mentioned give a good idea of the
bill, especially in the woolen schedule,
which is the point where protection
made its most formidable charge.
Under the present law, in 1S0G, the average
rate on dutiable goods was 33.04
per cent In 1S93, nnder the McKinley
law, it was 40.5S per cent. In other
words, under the Dingley Bill, in its
present Ehape, the rate of taxation will
be about 17 per cent, higher than it is
now, and about S per cent, higher than
it was under the McKinley law. This
percentage is estimated on the amount
of dutiable importations. If we compare
the tax it6elf now and the probable
tax of the Dingley Bill, it will show an
increase of some 34 per cent.
And yet there are patriots who would
go naked and starve that our "iufant industries"
might give employment to a
few at the expense of all the American
Is The Negro Still a Slave?
As might have been expected the
Pantograph, speaking for the white Republicans,
rubs its cheek np against the
negroes and says, "We love the niirger."
The Climax repeats all it ever said concerning
the stupidity of the colored vo
ters of this and even- other county for
not demanding something for their indispensable
services to their party, and
nothing the Pantograph has sail or can
sjy should deter the colored people from
E2lecting some of their most respectable
and able citizens and offering them for
official recognition. The Democratic
party owes the negroes nothing politically,
though it does talc care of the few
who ote that ticket. As for nominating
any of these, this challenge comes
with poir grace from a party whose very
slaves the poor Negro has been erer
since the war. There are a number of
highly educated and influential colored
men in Madison who might with justice
and propriety ask a nomination at the
bands of their party, and the time to do
it is right now.
Another thing, we would liko for
tho colored voters to do a. little of
their own talking, as we do not be
lleve thatthe Pantagrsphj has ban f
"Wince Ballard is unfit for the duties
of Jailer, and cannot make a winning
fight," let itaflirm that there is a
colored Republican who is fitted for
the place and able to win, and nominate
Fifteen Children Born to Them.
A case without a parallel, in this
county at least, is that of Mr. and
Mrs. John Forbush,who are respectively
35 and 153 years old, and to whom
last Thursday wa born their fifteenth
child. All of the children except one,
a twin, are living. The family resides
on the Roonesborough pike just
beyond Mr Dan Harber's, and while
their home is a small box house they
are as happy as the inmates of Windsor
A Gun and a Son-of-a-Gun.
Justice has rarely been meted out
more promptly than in a case which
came to our notice here lastSaturday.
A negro man stole a fine Winchester
rifle from Mr. John RalFard, of near
White's Station and sent it to Franklin,
Simpson county, Ky., below Rowling
Green, near the Tennessee line.
Mr. Ballard cair.o in on Friday and
notified Sheriff Simmons of the circumstances,
and in exactly twenty
hours the gun was located, the thief
arrested and lodged in jail, and Mr.
Rallard made happy over tho recovery
of his property.
It came about in this way. Sherifr
Simmons mailed a letter atS:40 p.m.,
Friday, to the Sherifr at Franklin,
describing the gun, etc.; that oflicer
received the letter, located the gun
and telegraphed Mr. Simmons before
the hitter's breakfast had settled next
morning. Mr. Simmons telephoned
to White's Station and the message
was sent over to Mr. Rallard's, three
mi let away. A posse wju. dispatched
to scour the country for the on-of-a-gun,
and by two o'clock Saturday he
had been run down near Fort Estill
by Deputy Sheriff Dudley and landed
behind the bars of Castle Wagers.
Sons of Confederates Organize
The first camp of Sons of Confederates
Veterans in Kentucky was organized
at the Court house in this
city, on Saturday last. David It.
Tevis was chosen Captain; Harry
Rlanton 1st Lieut.; Frank French
Adjutant; Rev. Jasper K. Smith
Chaplain; Tom Collins Quartermaster;
Dr. H. R. Gibson Surgeon. A
meeting was called for Thursday
next at 2 o'clock, p. m , at Tevis'
Laundry Otlice, to complete the organization
and to enroll additional
t'harter members. It is earnestly
hoped that the sons of all Confeder
ate-; Veterans in Madison and other
counties will attend. At tho decora
tion of Confederate graves here last
spring, Rev. Mr. Smith was called
upon for a few remark. His extemporaneous
oration was lb.
of the day. Ah his father a
"rebel" ho knew how to talk,
and in five minutes there was not a
dry eye in the audience. Nevertheless,
there was no appeal to pUnHOIli
no unpatriotic utterance the story
of the lost Cause was rehearsed so
pathetically add eloquently that it
compelled unbounded admiration as
it fell from the lips of this young son
of a Confederate, this valiant soldier
of the Cross.
The Board of Health has taken
prompt steps to prevent the spread
of diphtheria, and over tho signature
of Dr. A. W. Smith, Health
Officer, and T. T. Covington, Mayor,
ha-, i.-sued the following address:
to Tin: citizens ok iiiciimoxd!
Whereas there have been two
deaths from Diphtheria in our city,
the Board of Health issues the fol
lowing order, viz:
It is ordered that parents keep their
children under the ages of fourteen
years within their own premises for
the period of one week from this date.
Ttiat parents report promptly to their
regular physicians should a case of
sore throat develop in a family. That
during the next three months no
child is allowed to attend school
while Milfcring with a sore throat.
That children be kept from homes
where there is illness.
Section 4 of by-laws of the city of
Richmond provides: "Any person
within the city who shall knowingly
go or send a child, servant or other
person under his control from within
a home in which diphtheria exists
into any public place within this city
or to another person's home, or to
church, or school where they shall
come into the presence of other portions
shall be liable to a fine of $.10.00
for each oflense." The foregoing order
will be strictly enforced. All
phyfcicians are ordered to report any
case of diphtheria which may be seen
hi' them to the Health Oflicer within
A prompt compliance with all the
foregoing orders may prevent spread
of disease. Any failure to promptly
comply -with these orders will be immediately
Done by order of the Hoard of
Health and Mayor of tho city of
Richmond, Kentucky, this 20th
Death of a Lady Who Had Lived Under
Every President Exccpl Two.
Mrs. Susan C.White, affectionately
called '-Granny" White, died on
Wednesday morning last, at 7:30
o'clock, March 24, 1S97, aged 93 years,
3 months and 20 days. It was our
pleasure upon her last birthday, as it
has been upon these recurring natal
occasions for ten years, to pay a tribute
of respect to this now departed
saint, remarking that her gentle life
had spanned almost from the dawn
to the twilight of this century; and
that she still lingered to bless those
few remaining members of a largo
household which had melted away so
rapidly in late years.
The deceased was born January 4,
1804, at Jonesboro,Tenn.,and was the
fourth of thirteen children of Hugh
Lowrey White (born in 1776, and died
in 1850, aged 80 years) and Catherine
Cain, who were married in 1798. Mrs.
White w.as only 1G years of ago when
sho was united in marriage,
9, 1820, to Claborno W. White, of
Abington, Va., the ceremony taking
placeat Manchester, Clay county. Ky.
Mrs. White's husband died in 1833,
leaving only one child, the late Col
It. X. White, of this city, father of
Mrs. Susie W. Miller and Charles F.
White, both deceased, and
W. Fant, ot Newberry, H. J. Mrs.
j'h ..' e- a'dod to see twooC her
., Richard Wi
Miller, Jr., of this1 city, and Susie
Miller, infant of MrsMattfo
McQowau, of .tl&ata., Ga. -Three
Kppolsted to dloUUe vrht.they shall her family setved in Con
deceased, her cousin, Hon. Addison
White, of Huntsvllle, Ala., and Hon.
John D. White, of Manchester, Ky ,
a nephew. The first named was
Speaker of tho Lower House of the
Twenty Seventh Congress, and a
close friend of Henry Clay.
Of her twelve brothers and ,
only one remains, Sirs. Sallio Russell,
of this city, aged 83.
FOr the last five years Mrs. "White
has miilo her home with Mrs. Russell,
and it was a beautiful spectacle
1 to observe tho tender affection exist
ing between these aged saints. Tho
funeral occurred at Mrs. Russell's on
Thursday and was conducted by Rev.
L. G. Rarbour, assisted by Rev. Jasper
K. Smith. About three score
intimate friends of the family were in
attendance. Tho pall bearers were
Messrs. It. AV. Miller. Win W., David
It., Hugh R., and Joseph Tevis, and
Clarence E. Woods. The remains
wero inferred in the family lot in the
Richmond Cemetery, and the grave
covered with floral oirerings of attached
-friends, conspicuous among
which were a large floral wreath with
!)3 in a central design, from Mr. and
Mrs. Thomas Hogue. of "Washington,
Ga., and a cluster of immortelles
from Mrs. Kate Milward, of Lexington,
all of whom were present at the
Mrs. White was a devout Presbyterian,
and had been a member for
over three-quarters of a century.
Throughout her life she was distill-,
guished for her great kindness of nature
together with a total absence of
what is known as childishness encountered
in most aged persons. She
was a very intelligent woman, possessed
of much spirit, but the trait of
meekness with devotion to her God
was a prominent characteristic. Her
life was singularly free from bodily
afflictions, though "sorrow's crown
of sorrow" sat heavily upon her bead.
So that her death came gently and
she fell into her final rest with painless
easo. Peace be to her ashes.
Miss Dora Rus?ell continues to improve
Mr. J. M. Wright, of New York, a
farmer, is in the city.
Mr. Thos. Palmer and family left
Monday for Rowland.
Col. and Mrs. I. Shelby Irvine are
at home from Chicago.
Mrs. T. S. Hagan and child left
Monday for Winchester.
Miss Kstelle Poyntz returns tomorrow
from Mt. Sterling.
Mr. John K.jGibson has been in the
South for about two weeks.
Misses Lucia and Esther IJurnam
leave to-day for Cincinnati.
Mr. and Mrs. Robt. Riggerstalf,
left Monday for Mt. Sterling.
Mr. Henry P. Moid spent Sunday
with his parents at Mt. Sterling.
Miss Mary Campbell left on Friday
for :i visit to friends in Louisville.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Thorpe and
family left yesterday for Droadhead.
Mrs. R. W. Miller and son left yesterday
morning for Huntsville, Ala.
Mr. and Mrs. Brutus J. Clay returned
on Saturday from Washington.
Mrs. Matt Hacker, of Irvine, was
the guest last Friday of Mrs. Joe
Rev. G. W. Young spent last
Thursday with friends at Williams-town.
Major J. D. Harris is the guest of
his daughter, Mrs. C. M. Clay, at
Mrs. T. T. Covington and family
left Monday for Spears for a few-weeks.
Miss Adler, of Lexington, was the
guest on Saturday of Miss Raj
Miss Delaii"y, of Covington, has
joined Miss Fish as guests of Mrs.
B. J. Clay.
Judge Will Walker, of Lancaster,
wrs the guest on Friday of his brother,
Mr. Jason Walker.
Miss Wagers left on Thursday for
a visit to her aunt, Mrs. Alice
Wagers, at Cincinnati.
Miss Bettie Owings, of Mt. Sterling,
has been the guest since Saturday
of Mrs. J. M. Poyntz.
Mr. and Mrs. Jack Gatewood, of
Owingsville, are expected to-morrow
to visit Dr. and Mrs. J. M. Poyntz.
.Mr. and Mrs. Waller Dennett re
turned on Saturday from Frankfort,
as did also Miss Mariawillie Smith.
Mrs. David Rowland and children,
of Danville, were the guests last
week of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Rates
After a delightful visit of five
weeks Miss Julia Higgins was-welcomed
home on Monday from Stanford
Miss Davel Combs, of Lexington,
came over on Wednesday last to visit
friends here. She is a grand-daughter
of LesPe Combs.
Miss Mary Spencer Smith spent
last Thursday in Cincinnati, attending
her sister, Miss Willie Smith,
who is having her eyes treated.
Mr. It. J. McKeo left yesterday for
Camp Nelson, where he will take
charge of E. J. Curley's distillery.
Mr. Scott, Camp Nelson, will take
McKee's place at Silver Creek.
Mr. W. W. Watts has returned to
his plantations in Texas. "Whilst
Kentucky has been blessed with
abundance of rain," said Mr. Watts,
"some parts of Texas have been suffering
for the want of it."
Mr. and Mrs. Thos. Hogue and Mrs.
Kate Milward left on Friday for
their respective homes, Washington,
Ga. and Lexington, Ky., having attended
the burial of Mrs. Susan C.
White, who died on Wednesday last,
aged 93 years.
Mr. W. L. Rice, of the -firm of
Wagers & Rice, Rice Station, was
here Thursday en route home from
Cincinnati, where ho purchased an
immense line of dry goods, etc., etc.
Mr. Rice, as usual, left us a nice
order for stationery.
Miss" JJolIo Bennett is threatened
with malarial fever. She is greatly
interested in tho Sue Dennett Memorial
School at London, and her illness
at this time, when her valuable
aid is needed, would bo seriously
felt by the Institute.
Mrs. Eugenia Hume, Mrs. T. D.
Chenault, Sr., Mrs. Harvey Chenaulr,
Miss Llla Cheuault and Mr. Cabell
H. Chcnnult leave to-day for a brief
visit to Cincinnati. 31iss Chenault
will j;peml two weeks with Miss
Shnrall, of Covington.
Friends of Armer
oomed Tiim horh4 last week from a
Prove the merit of Hood's Sarsaparllfa positive,
perfect, permanent Cures.
Cures of scrofula in severest forms, like
goitre, swelled neck, running sores, hip
disease, sores in tho cjes.
Cures of Salt Klieum, with its Intense itching
and burning, scald head, tetter, etc.
Cures of Boils, Pimples, and all other eruptions
due to Impure, blood.
Cures of Djspepsia and other troubles where
a good stomach tonic was needed.
Cures of Rheumatism, u here patients w ere unable
to work or walk for weeks.
Cures of Catarrh by expelling the impurities
which cause and sustain tho disease.
Cures of Xcn ousuess by properly toning and
feeding the nerres upon pure blood.
Cures of That Tired Feeling by restoring
strength. Scud for book of cures by
To & I. Hood tz Co., Proprietors, Lowell, Mass.
u ., riMi are tho best after-dinner
flood S FillS pills, aid digestion. 25c.
recuperating his exhausted energy.
His health is improved, his eye
brightened, his step more elastic,
etc., etc., etc. lie is now riding a bicycle.
Accompanied by Mr. David Martin,
Mr. William Todd left on Thursday
for Rockbridge, Alum Springs,
Va. Mr. Todd is in poor health and
goes to this famous resort with tho
hopes of improving if not recovering
his health. He is a son of Jas. Todd,
deceased, and a brotl erof NJnevah
and George Todd, of Rrassfield, this
county, is thirty years of age and
Rev. C. K. Marshall and family
have removed to the nico cottage
"ferninst" the Springs in the Springs
Additions Rev. J. F. Williams
and wife were called to Newport this
week by tho death of Mrs. Ducker,
mother of Mrs. Williams. Harrods-burg
Democrat. Mr. Marshall is
father of Mrs. J. S. Collins, this city,
and Mr. Williams was once pastor of
tho Baptist church here.
Close upon the heels of the handsome
entertainment given by the
Phi Delta Theta's came that by the
Sigma Nu's hist Friday night. Their
hall, which is tho prettiest in the
city, never looked better, and the
assembly was Al. The chaperoncs
were Prof, and Mrs. Pepper antl Mr.
and Mrs. Kooper Hood, and Mrs.
Sallie Miller, who did the honors of
the evening with consummate grace.
The total value of a S1400 diamond was
destroyed last Sunday by being dropped
on the marble floor of the Hoffman House
in Xew York, the stone being ' feathered"
by the shock. "We gladly pass on
this valuable piece of information to
other members of the Kentucky press so
that Buh Xewlon, Clarence Woods,
Charlie Lewis, Ed. Walton and other
opulent editors who sport headlights on
their shirt fronts may have a care for
their sparklers when they ernes their
legs over the marble floors in the
halls of wealth and luxury.
was granted to Mr. John T.
Hawkins, of Cumberland C5ap,Tenn.,
'and Miss Nannie Carter, of Wallace-
ton, on Thursday last.
son of Elder Newland, of Garrard,
and Miss Mary S. Wells, sister-in-law
of D. T. Rogio, of this county,
were granted marriage license on
Pursuant to notices given by tho
pastors, Sunday evening services began
in thevarious churches at 7:30,
which will continue through tho
spring and summer.
Rev. Dr. Vaughan will preach at
tho Methodist Church Saturday
night,aiid Sunday morning and night.
It is the third quarterly meeting for
this Conference year.
Evangelist W. W. Orr,of the Associate
Reformed Synod of the South.
will begin a series of meetings at New
Hope Church, near Paint Lick, at 11
o'clock, a. m., April 4th. The meeting
will be conducted on the union
principles. All of God's people are
asked to lay aside denominational
tenets and co-operate in their prayers
and personal efforts for the salvation
of souls. The public is eordially invited.
Smith. William McKiuley, the three-year-old
son of Mr and Mrs. W. 11.
Smith, died Wednesday night of measles.
Burial in Richmond cemetery
Thursday at 10 o'clock.
State of Ohio, City op Toledo, )
Litcas County. i
Fbaxk J'Caexey makes oath that he
is the senior partner of the firm of F. J.
Cheney & Co., doing business ia the
City of Toledo. County and State aforesaid,
and that said firm will pay the sum
of ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS for each
and case of Catarrh that cannot be
cured by the use of Hall's Catarrh
FRANK J. CHENEY.
Sworn to before me and suliscribed in
my presence, this 6th day of December,
A. D. 18SG.
A. W. GLEASON
I SEAL I Notary Public.
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken internally
and acts directly on tho blood and mucous
surfaces of the system. Send for
F. J. CHENEY & Co., Toledo, 0.
Sold by Druggists! 75c
Corn is worth $1.50 per barrel here.
Several bunches of cattle feeding
Candidate? are getting things" warmed
Robert Moberly is improving slowly.
His wife isnov ill with fever.
People are at work in earnest as the
rain and bad weather have held them
off so long.
David Smith has resfgued as postmas
ter here; J. P. Long' has asked to take
David Smith has shipped 7 hogsheads
of tobacco at intervals this winter, realiz
ing from $4:15 to $7.95. '
The baptist church at "Gilef.d church I
OfiJIed Rev. A. J. Pike asjheiripastorrit
r wWU JMrt. "jilMi. thlakf tfcirti gr ' W brothetyRoa. John Whltv, trip fojIagUaft, vkeie ma , j tcwnjattf.v'py wyfny jbera wo,y syj
inhabitants. We have a lively little
town. Richard Moberley runs the goat
department, David Smith the white rabbit
park, Maca Ross the dog ranch. Alex
Kay, grocery ,Dob Long, hotel, an 1 John
Kelh ihief marshal.
G. A. Roy 'vas iu Cincinnati on
"W. L. Burgess was in Garrard last
week on business.
J W. Masters and wife, of Pel kin-,
were in Cim.ini.ati from Monday until
Miss Hattic Taylor, of Whites Station,
visited Misses Mollie. and Mnttie Howe
last w eek.
Mr-. C. B. Day, of Pinevilte, returned
last week from a prolonged visit to her
sister, Mrs. 1. M.A'shcr.
There ai rived at the home of McClelland
R"chardson Int week twins boy
and gill, and weigh respectively S and
4 pounds, total 8 i ounds.
C. F. Bryant returned last Saturday
from an extensive busimss trip in Eastern
Kentucky, where he had been in
the interest of M. B. Farran, Cincinnati.
Mrs. Lon AVoodard, of !Xicholas hie,
and Mrs. MaryTacke.of Lexington, returned
home last week after a stay f
several day3 with their sisters, .Sir?. W.
II. Kanatzer, of Perkins, and Mrs. Thos.
Jones, of Is ewby.
L. II. Blanton, of Richmond, preached
here last Sunday.
Rev. It. B. Baird will preach at Syloam
M. E church South next Sunday.
Preaching here next Sunday and
is cordially invited to attend.
Tfie Sunday-school organized a few
weeks ago is progressing nicely and the
attendance is increasing every Sunday.
GATHERED FOR, THE CLIMAX.
Wharton & Roberts began operations
at the lumber plaut of M.F. Wharton's
J. W. Masters has built an addition to
his ahcidy large storeroom at Perkins.
P. E. Phillips, our popular druggist,
now greets his customers in his new-store,
which is an attractive bu'ldingou
The Jas. A. Callaus Company of comedians
struck our city Saturday and
played to a crowded house that night.
Monday night Sowers Brothers assisted
them and made a rip-roaring success.
Capt. Ike M. Asher, buyer ami
walnut logs, has bought CC0 walnut
logs from different parties around
here which he will ship to Liverpool,
England, in a few days, lie has one
log, a "curlev bird's eye," which he will
realize $300 for.
The Southern Lumber Co. is running
on full time at one of their mills and expect
to stait their other mill in a few-days.
With two lumber plants in full
blast, employing 175 men, our thiiving
city will get a move on herself and bid
defiance to dull times.
Jay Ei.l Ess.
President returned from the
Eist a few days ago.
Misses Maggie Elliott and Mary Baker
arc spending the spring vacation at their
Prof. Herrick and his friend. Mr. C.
Hickok, of Washington, D. C, are enjoying
mountain life during the vacation.
The Boy' Gleo Club of Berea College,
under the able direction of Prof. Thurston,
rendered an excellent program at
Wildie, Tuesday evening. To-night the
Young Ladies' Glee Club will give a concert
The protracted meetings held by the
churches in Berea are proving very suc
cessful. The Church of Christ (Union)
reports over one hundred hopeful conversions.
The interest is marked and is
ou the increase, apparently.
The socials held at Ladies' Hall Friday,
Saturday and Monday evenings, were
unusually long and delightful. Interesting
programs were rendered, in which
music, refreshments, readings, etc., alternated
to furnish enjoyment.
The Lilliputian social given Thursday
evening in the College Art Studio by
Mrs. Street for her Art pupils, was an
overwhelming success. Grown people
came attired as children, acting their
part to perfection, and children came
dressed as aged people, dignified and
stately to a fault. The evening passed
in playing such deep, scientific games as
"Drop the Handkerchief." marbles, etc.
The nurse was kept busy scolding and
wielding a switch, which had naturally
little cflect on babies.
Berea College closed its most successful
term Wednesday evening, with appropriate
exercises in the College Chapel
the "B" Rhetorical Class blossoming out
finely under the direction of Prof. B. S.
Hunting. I lie music furnishel on this
occasion by Mis' Manmerite Brown.
Howard Einbree, John P. Mann, R.
Thomseu, and the Euterpians, was one
of the most enjoyable features on the
program. Especially deserving of mention
was tfce "The Berea Idler," edited
by Miss Ruth K. Todd, which was fu'.i of
fun and sparkle. The debate as to
whether or not the United States should
interfere in bchnlf of Cuba, was spirited
amiable. At the close of the exercises,
President Frost made an address of pith
and brevity, expressing his pleasure iu
the excellence of the evening's entertainment,
and speaking of his interest
ing tour in the East.
Born to the wife of Balev Richards, a
Miss Nannie Azbill. of Winston, visited
Miss Mattie Portwood last week.
J II. Turpin sold to N. Wagers last
week 50 head nlhogs for?3.57 per lb.
Miss Cora Behton, of Union City, left
for her home. this week where she will
stay the remainder of the summer.
Mr. John RoMnson returned home
last week, from Beiltyville.
$100 bond for his appearance before
the Police Judge at this place. He was
tried aud confined 10 days in prisoa and
25 days at ban! labor.
Highest Honors World's Fair,
-MOST PERFECT MADE
A niar Trv& rm'M Tdj4 d.uj. i" I
Ballard. To the wtfo of. Bland
Ballard, nen Miss Annie Traynor, a
boy.,' With the clerical ability of his
falhertind the musical talent of his
mother, the youngster ought to bo a
darling when he grows up.
A square mile contains (I0 acres.
We are to announce Mr.
W. C. Go m e r a candidate fi r
Jailer of MaiiiM.n county, subject to
tho action of the Democratic party.
Frankfort I (kiimli Railway.
(In Effect March 1, IS97.J
DAILY EXCEPT SU.VDAY.
Arr Elkhorn. .
Lve Georgetowr. .
' Ccntrevilli . .
" Elizabeth .-
' Paris . ..
Lve Paris. .i .
Arr Duvalls. . .
' Frankfort ,
. 7 OS
. 9 32
. 10 00
C. D. BEUCAW, CJen'l Pass. Agent.
GEO. B. HARPER, Gcn'l Supt.
kmh and Ok Railway
Time of Trains at Winchester. Ky.
Mt. Sterling and Lexington Accom 6 55 am
F.astern Express for Louisville 7 30 am
ilorchead and Lexington Accom. 3 00 pm
New York Lim.tcd FR V 5 45 pm
Lexington and Morehead Accom 9 13 am
New York Limited F. F. V. 11 58 am
Lexington and Mt. Sterling Accom 7 00 pm
Washington Express 9 08 pm
Accommodation trains run daily except Sunday.
Other trains run daily.
Through sleeping und dining car servic to
For information, rates or sleeper reservations
call on or write K. HOOD. Agent
or GEORGE W. BARNEY,
D. P. A. C. & O. By., Leiington, Ky.
HON. C. T. CALDWELL,
of Parkersburg, W. Va.,
mends Wrights Celery
FAISKEKSBUnG, W. Va.,
January 2(5, 1995.
The Wright Med. Co.,
Gentlemen: I have been using
Wright's Celery Capsule3 since November,
1S94. and find them to be as recommended.
I first beisin taking them
while at Hot Spring. Ark, under treatment
for Sciatic .Rheumatism, Liver and
Stomach trouble. Constipation which I
had been a long sufferer. I found the
Celery Capsules gave me irreat relief
from the beginning ant. ive used them
ever since. With pleasure, and unsolicited,
I recommend them to any and
all RufTering with liko afllictious or either
of them. Very truly yours.
Charles T. Caldwell.
Sold by T. S. Hagan, Druggist. Trice
50c ents and 1.00 per box. Call at drugstore
and get free sample. G-
'Amrwmw,Alum.orinyotfirjidulteiwt ir? l-H'
' -..'-An yum TUa.WAwn.iLBn ,-. i Xt,KrJI. JL
I will sell at public sale to the highest bidder,
SATURDAY, APRIL 3, 1897,
At 10 o'clock, a. m., promptly, three miles from
Kicnmona on tne liicnmona
tnranUtp. the fnllmrinff:
good land. There is a spring on this land that
never goes dry. At the same time I will sell a
number of Stock, Stares, Colts, it
Also some Alderney Heifers and two Milch
Cows. Terms made known on day of sale.
8. If. NEALE.
N. B. Also acrr sof good land, with nice
dwelling bouse and black-smith shop thereon
adjoining the above tract. B. H. N.
BARON BELL is a bay stallion, 15',' hands
high, foaled in 1891. Sired by Baron Wilkes
2:18; 1st dam Crescent 2:2j1,', by Belmont;
2nd dam by Norman, sire of Lulu 2:15, and sire
of the dam of twenty-one 2:30 performers Including
Better breeding can not be found in the Stud
Book. His sire, Baron Wilkes 2:18. is conced
ed by the trotting horse world to be the best
j stallion living, having been sold recently for
;w,wu, iuc largest price paiti tur any uuiac
since boom times, and his dam was Crecc:nt,
with a race record of 2:25,J, to high wheel
sulky, by Belmont, sire of Nutwood 2:18i,
Earlmont 2:094, and a host of other fast per
I BARON BELL has had very little training,
and should easily trot in 2:25 this year.
Will stand at $20.00 to insure a mare with
B. H. NEALE
TWO - FARMS
The undersigned has three separate small
farms which he offers at private sale separately
or together. All three are situated at
WHITE'S - STATION,
on the waters of Silver Creek. They contain
respectively 85 and 165 acres, and are well
watered and well improved farms. There is
no better land in Madison county, most of it
--RICH BOTTOM LAND.-
It is a fine neighborhood and accessible by
turnpike to schools, churches, railroads, mills,
etc., all within a mile of White's Station Post
Office, ten miles from Richmond.
TERMS Sale will be made one-third cash,
balance to suit purchaser. For particulars,
Geo. D. White,
-White's Station. Ky.
Wanted-An Idea S8
Ertect..?P.nr.yriu: tby may bring you wealth. I '
Write JOHN WEUDSKBHRN & CO, Patent
nejs. WuMogfefn. D. C. for taeir Zljxn prize oiler I
and list or two hundred lnrentlona rr&nied.
Calicoes, - - 3cts,
Cottons, - - 4cts.
Ginghams, - - 4cts.
Dress Goods, - 8cts.
Carpets, - - 9cts.
Floor Oilcloth, 18cts,ayd.
, Lace Curtains, 38cts. a pr.
- CARPETS, FURNITURE, U'UIPIPPDC: notutnirc 1
The Dingley Tariff Bii
Means Higher Prices for
&c, for the
FOUR : YEA!
Anticipating' the passage of this
Bill we have bought largely
of all kinds of
Now is the time
To Place Your Order.
1VE COR I) TALLY
1 Brower, Scott &
ries produce. If you expect to (
plowing the coming spring,
a yd. : " .
a yd, jp m
a yd. SlilSfe Wk
a v"d. Z2mKKKT. J HIS
--- -. -- ui; mmrxvu
LACE CURTA1KS. r
And while this stock lasts, there will
ou FORMER LOW PRICES.
g2v Corner Main and Broadway, Le.xingtw, X.
ju T T T T"T- in ' " " "" "" r y"" !
M TVe have the hest plows the !,,
k not already supplied with plows.
cannot afford to huy before guiim
a call. JbiVerytlimg kept in
a w i
equipped hardware house is found
'"J.w w w j t - ,- .
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We are in it
We open in our new house, next door to the Farmer's National Bank, fonm
wcoupxuvi uj J.V1C1U uo Kuju, uiiviijg fcuiu uul an our bioeiv ai auction, wc open
new stock, the largest and best in Richmond and
We want your j custom and we will give you the best
bargains ever offered before in the county
Men's Suits at S250,
Boy's Suits at 50c. - -Boy's
Knee Suits at 58c.
Men's Shoes at 75c. -Ladies'
Shoes at 75c.
worth sii.i m
Overcoajts and Capes at your own prices, Table Linens at 15ets. a yd., and everything
you need in .Notions and Furnishing Goods cheaper than ever offered before.
We want 3Tour trade and wo will save you money. Don't forget our place.
NEW YORK STOR
Up Town. Klein &-Son's Old Stand.-Corae Everybody.
. - . Kentucky-
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