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The Richmond Climax.
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WEDNESDAY. AUGUST 18, - - 1897.
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For Clerk of Court of Apprals,
SAM J. SHACKELFORD,
of Daviess county.
For Circuit JudRe
THOMAS J. SCOTT,
of Madison county.
For Commonwealthis Attorney
B. A. CRUTCHEK,
of Jessamine county.
W. W. COMBS.
J. TEV1S CODB.
II. II. COLYEIL
S. II. THORPE, JR.
JOHN F. "WHITE.
JAMES C. LACKEY.
T. 0. CURRY.
Superintendent Public Schools,
J. W. WAGERS.
M. G. BROWN.
S. F. ROCK.
J. B. STOUFFEB.
For City Judge
For City Attorney
,l! TALBOT JACKSON.
Court House TEVIS, PICKELS.
University GIBSON, BALLARD.
Fr N. B. TURPIN.
For Constable W. L. SIMMONS.
The Frankfort Capital, a Republican
organ UjIIs the truth when It
says: "If Republicanism in Kentucky
meant what it appears to
mean at this writing, the people will
see to it that Republicanibin in the
future shall remain only as a useful
Hon. W. J. Bryan Is expected to attend
the Democratic rally at
Ohio. The occasion is to be
made one memorable In the history
of the State, and many distinguished
speakers will be present- The pro-pram
is to have it begin on the 15th
of September and continue until the
Uhaunoy DKi'EW thinks that $100-000,000
gold a year will come in from
Alaska. We will then repudiate our
obligations says the Stanford Journal,
by paying them of! in cheap gold.
Silver nill shoot up to the moon In
price. Rothschild will become a (diver
bug and the gold bugs will chango
to silver bugs. The inonoy devil
will lHciimoau angel of mercy, and
bell will bo a summer rcesort.
TiiEiiB was a time when Honry
Wswterson vigorously opposed the
gold standard, and tho following
was thou bis advice in the Courier-Journal
to the newspapers of tho
country: All newspapers in tho land
not owned body and breeches by tho
money kings or tho gold conspiracy
ought to call public attention day after
d.iy to the lamentable conditions
produced by the anti-silver legislation.
As Henry has ceased to talk
about the hard conditions resulting
from anti-silver legislation the presumption
is- logical that the erstwhile
Prince Rupert among silver
leaders is now owned "body and
breeches by the money king or tho
gold conspiracy." Jackson Sun.
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"Why a newspaper could never
live in Lewis county," Ib the heading
of a long article in the Vanceburg
Sun, the point being that tho county
officers don't comply with law in advertising.
A suggestion though is to
go ahead and make tho Sun sbino
brightly as it is now doing, and all
will naturally be drawn to the sun.
A paper never could live in Uncoln
county until Walton -made such
growl that all helped him, says Col.
Craddock in the Paris Kentuckian
Ten years ago it was not considered
respectable to be a Republican in
Kentucky. Now it isn't really respectable
to be a Republican of the kind
that Is running party affairs hero and
at Washington. They used to call It
tho "nigger party," now the negroes
are about tho only decent ones loft
who affiliate with tho gang headed
by Huntor, Deboo, Todd, Taylor,
Franks, Sapp, Erdman and their
trlbo. And tho nogro suffers in reputation
by tho association. Frankfort
If tho "National" Democrats expect
to elect Hindman clork of tho
Court of Appoals, as Watterson vainly
predicts, it is more than tho candidate
himself believes or nnyboby else for
or against hjm. The Lubanqn Falcon
"Hindman, the yellow candidate
for clerk of the Court of Appeals
was in Lebanon Saturday and
frankly confessed that ho had not
tho slightest hopes of being elected.
Just sol Brother HIndmnn's solo
mission is to try and seduce enough
Democrats from their party allegiance
to cnablo the Republicans to win, but
his efforts will prove a dismal failure."
The Louisville Post, one of the
chining lights of the so-called Nat
ionnl Democratic party, concedes the
election of S. J. Shackelford, tho Democratic
nominee for the Clerk of the
Court of Appeals, by a plurality of
25,00, and all unbiased people who
make any claim to a knowledge of
the situation agree with it. In a recent
interview Hon. Z. F. Smith,
of Public Instruction
I have recently been through ttte
western part of the state, and I believe
Shackelford, the Democratic
nominee for Clerk of tho Court of Appeals,
is safe for a majority of not
loss than 20,000 or 30,000. The Republicans
will not make anything
like the effort to carry the state that
they did last year. They are disheartened,
disappointed and divided.
Tho action of the Gold Democrats
will help the regular ticket. If the
Populist candidate for Clerk of tho
Court of Appeals persists in running
he may possibly draw off 8 000 or 10,-000
votes not moro, but even then
Shackelford will get fully 20,000 majority.
Givex power under a pledge to reform
the currency In tho Interests of
the people tho Republican party has
reformed the tariff in tho interests of
The tariff law already in effect
has been heralded as having been
made in opposition to the sugar trust.
The Ho Is given to this claim by tho
rapid and enormous rise In sugar
trust certificates as soon as the conference
report is presented to tho
house. The increased value of these
certificates could have had no other
cause than tho contemplated tariff
law Tho pretense that the law was
formed against the wishes and desires
of the sugar trust is shown to be
Tho absurdity of the claim that republican
victory would bring prosperity
is shown by thb condition of
the country. Times are bettor to-day
than a year ago for nobody except
the tariff monopolists. Yet tho
administration has beon In
power over five months and the election
was nino months ago.
The Republican party is now on
trial. It will bo convicted of obtaining
powor under false pretenses and
bo sentenced to letiro from oiOco at
the first election.
THE CONSUMER PAYS IT.
The Dispatch still thinks that the
consumers pay the protective tariff.
We invite tho Dispatch to specify
some article, the product of an established
American Industry, which
does not sell for less now than when
the protective tariff was imposed upon
it. Loul8vlllo Commercial.
This is easy to answer. Before the
DIngley bill was passed the merchants
of Louisville were Belling 20
pounds of sugar to tho dollar. They
aro now soiling sixteen to seventeen
pounds of sugar to tho dollar. Sugar
has advanced about one cent per
pound on account t the protective
tariff imposed on refined sugar. Will
the Commercial please tell tho people
who consume sugar what foreigner
pays that extra cent per pound for
them ? Louisville Dispatch.
Will for the NEXT 30
Prices on :
To Reduce Stock We
DAYS offer Special Low
m BABY CARRIAGES,
g Everything law. Boofli
IF YOU WANTBARGAINS
COME AND SEE US.
BROWEE, SCOTT & FHAZEE,
There -was an alleged interview
with MrTEmmett Dickson, of Paris,
published In the Cincinnati Enquirer
some days ago, in which It was said
that Mr. Dickson told tho reporter
that the National Democratic party
in Kentucky was made np of
Whigs, home-guards during tho
war and Shylocks." We do not believe
that Mr. Dickson ever made that
statement wlthholdingcommont until
Mr. Dickson has an opportunity to
confirm or deny the accuracy of tho
report, says the Lexington Herald.
Ooraer Mai a and Broadway, Lexington, Ky.
The Pantagraph will accept assurances
of our distinguished consideration
for avowing its authorship of an
editorial which the Climax charged
the Ashland News with having first
perpetrated upon the public. Tho article
may be found in tho Courier
Journal of July 29, editorial pago, fifth
column, credited to the Ashland
Sun. Hence our charge that the
Now, will tho Ashland News confess
up, liko the rantagrnph tacitly
did when tho Stanford Journal accused
it of using ready-made editorials
on prosperity, etc ?
Mr. Chas. W. Friend, of Irvine, was
Miss Mary Evans is visiting relatives
in Clark county.
"Mrs. J. S. Collins has for a guest
Miss Lewis, of Baltimore.
Miss Alice Arnold is visiting Mrs.
J. S. Johnson, in Garrard.
Miss Annie Wagers, of Irvine, is
the guest of Mrs. Claude Smith.
Mrs. C.S. Holton left Thursday for
a fow days at Crab Orchard Springs.
Miss Ada Berry, of Lexington, is
visiting Mrs. Thos. Berry, near town.
Matt Cohn was in Cincinnati on
Mondaj soiling stock at fancy prices.
Editor T..C. Adams is visiting his
brothor, O. L. Adams, in Cleveland,
Mrs. Mnj.'gio Evans left Thursday
for a visit to her daughter in Kansas
Miss Mary Stougb, of Lexington, is
tho charming guest of Miss Lena
Misses Ada and Lucy Arnold, of
Lancaster, aro visiting Mrs. Arnold,
on High St.
Judge J. C. Chenault rcturnod -Saturday
from a business trip tollazard,
Mrs. W. II. Shanks, of Stanford, is
visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
T. E. Baldwin.
Mrs. Lou Hnmo, of Trvino, was the
guest last week of Mr. and Mrs.
Grant E. Lilly.
Mr. Ed. Rowland, of Jessamine,
camp over on Friday and may return
here to live.
Mrs. J. V. Zaring and daughter,
Miss Birdie, will attend tho
Fair next week.
Mr. John R. Gibson met his mother
in Cincinnati on her way home from
the West, on Saturday.
Mrs. Maude M. Clement, Walnut
Hills, Cincinnati, arrives to-day to
visit Mrs. G. W. Pickels.
Mrs F. F. Winstead and daughter,
Nellie, of Cincinnati, aro visiting
Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Bradshaw.
Miss Sue McRoberts returned to
Danville Wednesday, after a pleasant
visit to relatives in this city.
Mr. C. R. Adams, who has for some
weeks beon visiting relatives in this
countj, has returned to Ponttac. 111.
Mrs. Sallio West, a lady of much
beauty and attractivoness, has beon
for a week the guest of Miss Hellon
Hon. J. A. Sullivan, after a pleasant
vacation to Old Point Comfort
and Atlantic City, returned home
Mrs. L. II. Blanton, Miss Katie
Blanton and Mr. Harry Blanton, aro
guests of Mrs. E. M. Dickson. Bourbon
Mips Mary Noalo, one of tho most
charmingof Lexington's young ladies,
is with her cousin, Mrs. Mary Nealo
Editor C. X. Bowling, of the
Enterprise, was the guest of
Mr. S. R. B. Black at Red House, several
days last week.
Misses Florrle Chenault and Amy
Smith have returned home after
a pleasant week with Miss Jean
Armsden at Versailles.
Mrs. Will Taylor, nee Miss Mary
McCord, and hor three bright children,
of Great Falls, Mont., aro tho
guests of Mr. Win. McCord.
Mr. Dabnoy Crenshaw, of Richmond,
Va., is here, whore his wife
and daughters who have been visiting
relatives for Beveral weeks.
Misses Judith and Hallle Tudor,
two of Irvine's attractive young ladies,
visited their aunt, Mrs. Claude
Smith, Thursday and Friday.
Mrs. David M. Sweets, nee Miss
Bessie McDowell, aud her two bright
children, came up from LouUvillo
aud are stopping at tiie Willis House.
Mrs. Ellen V. Gibson jeturncd on
Sunday from California, after a two
months absonce. She was accompanied
homo by hor nophow, Mr. Thos.
Misses Amelia Hamilton, of Lexington,
Mary II. Little, of Richmond,
and Francos Steonborgon, of Point
Pleasaut, W. Va., are visiting Miss
Misses Bennett are entertaining
Misses Cooley and Skinner, classmates
at Ann Arbor. . A boating
party on Lake Reba was given last
week, in their honor.
Col. Thos Turner, of Mt. Sterling,
one of the fow who went from Madison
county to the Mexican war, is
spending several days witu Col.
Chas. S. Turner, at Silver Crook.
Messrs. C II. and C. F. Chenault
were in East Tennessee buying cattle
last week. They spent a day or two
at Tate Spring and mingled business
and pleasure at that celebrated resort.
Miss NanterBall, of HarrodBburg,
.Miss Annie Phelps, of Richmond.
Misses Minnie and Edith Cohen, and
,Miss Nichols, of Lexington, were
visitors the past week at Mr. J. H.
Miss Esther Burnara is visiting
Mrs. James Lillard, nee Miss Parlin,
at Lawroncebnrg. The latter is
pleasantly remembered a& tho charming
guest who -visited Misa Burnam
during the commencement of '95.
Dr. Emily Chenault Hunyon, of
Richmond, Va., Is visiting her sister,
Mrs. A. A."Bowmar Misses Flor-
rie Chenault and Amy Smith and
Mr. Jennings Greenleaf, of Richmond,
visited MisB Jean Armsden
last week. Versalies Sun.
Mr. J. Uobert Riggs left on Monday
for a visit to Cincinnati
to CampbellBville to tho assistant
principalshlp of thef High School.
In all the walks of life this young
gentleman stands in the front ranks,
and it is no partial estimate w.hlch
outlines a brilliant future ior him.
His departure, from Richmond i& sincerely
regrcted. '' . """IT
TheyLebanonvEaleon wd'this lust
xoJcr "j.jfiert Biggsahefatttit
association, Mil become assistant In
the Campbollsrlllo academy; TJood !
A man who can edit rutabagas,
bullocks, and prize babies nt a
county fair ought to bo able to teach
tho young Cairmbellsvilllans with Impunity
or anything eke."
Mr. Walker Mason, formerly of
Madison, tho handsome new editor
of the Williamsburg Times, came
into seo us Timrsday. Wo did not
know his identity, however, until
after ho had, loft. Come again,
brother, and we will show you
around ...... C. F. and M. F. Dudderar
have gone to Richmond to visit relatives
for. a fow days. Corbin News.
A Afternoon" is what
Mrs. C. F. Burnam gave on Saturday
in honor of Mrs. A. R. Burnam. It
was an elegant musical and reception
with the usual refreshments. The
audienco listened to renditions by
tho following: Mesdames Pickels,
Walker, White, Bonnott, Keano,
Burnam and Miss Pattic. The affair
was exceedingly onjoyablo and high
compliment to a lady popular with
all who know her.
Mr. J. Q. Ward, Jr., is visiting
Mr- Harvey Chenault. Tho Bourbon
News sayB: At tho Hill Top Gun
Club's bhoot yesterday J. Q. Ward,
Jr., won the medal as champion of
Bourbon county. His score was 82
out of a possible 100 blue rock targets.
The medal must bo won four successive
times to becomo a shooter's individual
property. Tho Bhoot was a
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Rico, noo
Miss Shanks, of Stanford, loft last
Thursday for New Orleans, after a
visit to relatives here. Mrs. Rico was
a bollo tit Stanford some flvo years
ago and met her husband there when
ho was a dispatcher for tho L. & N.
R. R. His popularity and efficiency
wore long since recognized by the
company and he stands high in the
estimation of his superior officers.
It is not too much to hope for this
excellent young gentleman, whom
wo havo known for fifteen years, to
seo him someday Superintendent of
A closed carriage
whirled down Main street on
Wednesday afternoon last which,
though no uncommon sight here,
elocited romarks of surpriso as tho
occupants looked suspiciously like a
bride and groom. And so it was.
Tho couple was none other than Mr.
and Mrs. Harry Scrivner, nee Rachel
McCord, who were tho day before
united in marriage at New Albany,
Ind. Tho young couple wore accompanied
by Mr. and Mrs. H. D. Ray-burn.
Tho brido, who is a pretty and
attractive young lady of nineteen
years, is quite wealty, being a
the late Andy McCord. The groom
is an excellent young gentleman,
sober and upright, and will
mako a good husband.
Whitk. To Mr. and Mrs. Irvine
White, last Saturday morning, a 10-
Woods. On Monday, August 10,
1897, at 10:30 a. m., to tho wife of
Clarence E. Woods, a dauehter
Mamie Miller, named for its mother's
eldest sister, Mrs. J. W. Smltn, and
for its maternal grandmother, Mrs.
Caledonia Miller Chenault, deceased.
It is a hap py coincidence that it bears
tho name of Mr. Woods' first wife,
Mamie Miller, niece of Messrs. John
C. and Malcolm M. Millor, of this
county. Tho little ono weighed precisely
ten pounds. Mother aud
father aro getting along ad.
mirably and are receiving the congratulations
of many friends. M.
Donalosok. Fred Donaldson, a well-
known tailor, died at the Infirmary, this
city, Thursday night, aged 50 years.
Creech. The infant of Mr. aud Mrs.
Jonathan Creech, of this city, died Sunday
afternoon. Buried at Paint Lick
Todd. On Monday, August 9, Mrs.
DisaTodd, wife of Jas. F. Todd, deceased,
ner Speedwell, aged 59 years. Five
sous survive her, George, John, Minevab,
William and Luther.
Baiujett. CamiluaBarnett, born near
Richmond, Ky., 77 years ago, died noar
Lexington, Mo. After 51 years of wed
ded bliss his wife, nee Young, Burvives,
with 7 of 10 children.
Roberts. Undo Jimmy Roberts,
a highly respected citizen, residing on
the Kingston and Berca pike, died
lftbt Wednesday from old age. He was
born in Leo county, Virginia in 1816
and was moved to this county when
two years old, where he resided as- a
good citizen until his death.
Bruce. After many days of watching
and nights of wgil, kind friends and
Btricken dear ones Baw tho wasted body
giye up the wul of Mrs. Win. Bruce on
Monday, just ai the clock struck the
hour of noon. Deceased was 60 years
of age and leaves six children, among
them Mrs. Crews, on Fifth street, Joe,
William and Leslie Brute. Interment
yestenlay at Union, services by Rev. W.
3owaro of Ointments for Catarrh that
at mercury will surely destroy the sense
of smell aud completely derange tho
whole system when entering it through
the mucous surfaces. Such articles
should nover be used except on
from reputable physicians, as the
damage they will do is ten fold to the
good you can possibly derive from them.
Hall's Catarrh Cure, manufactured by
F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, O., contains
no mercury, and is taken internally,
acting directlv upon the blood
and mucous surfaces of the system. In
buying Hall's Catarrh Cure bo sure von
iet the Genuine. It is taken intemallv.
and inafio in Toledo, Ohio, bv F. 5.-
Cheney & Co. Testimonials free.
KaTSold by Druegists, price 75c. por
A Mexican Veteran In Luck.
The Now Market correspondent of
the Lebanon Falcon brvs: "Oue of
our old Mexican Veterans of this
community old Uncle Fileet Harris
mefwith godd fortune last week
Ho receivod a ehock to the amount
of back pension, with $24
every month aj long aa he lives.
A Big Pear Trae.
In our last mentioned a' pear
tree three ieet iji diameter as one of the
wonders of a county in the Southern part
of the State. Tlieje is one near thw city
on tho arm of JVN "Vyinn that is seven
feet throagtrantl was that large
five;y9rs sgoJIfAltljoHjforaBcH' delayed
Fell Frem His Horse.
Master John Foster fell from a horse
on -Thursday and broke -his right forearm.
Tho horse was standing still, but
the girt had been unbuckled unknown
to tho boy, who fell ofT and struck his
arm on a stone trough. The accident
happened at Mrs. White's on the Big
Hill pike, and Dr. Foster was then at
Ford. He returned and with Dr. Jasper,
attended to his eon's injnry and he
is now doing nicely.
A Bad Set.
The negroes who were arrested at Richmond
charged with complicity in the
cattle stealingcasea for which Richard
Lakes and "Curtis Coyle were arrested
here, will be tried to-day at Richmond.
Lakes is still in jail here serving out a
sentenco for carrying concealed weapons.
Cole appealed and gave bond and it is
said has left tho country. Winchester
They waived examination and were
Mr. Bales' Big Purchases.
Joe Bales, bought Wednesday of Joe
L. Brow n of Clark, about 200 cattle and
Iko and Prewitt Vanmeter about lCf.
They will be delivered in Octobober and
will weigh about 1,000 pounds. Price
paid 4 cts.
Jo. Bales, representing Schwartz-
child & Co , of Chicago, bought in this
county yesterday of Joe Brown, 204 head
of cattle; of I. C Vanmetor, 110 head,
and of Prewitt Vanmeter, 50 head.
Each lot averaged about 1500 pounds in
weudit, aud brought the sellers 4Jc. per
pound. Winchester Sun.
Land For Sale.
I havo 175 acres of good land situated
on the Richmond and Otter Creek
piko, two miles from Red House, that
I wish to sell elthor as a whole or In
two separate tracts, 75 acres in ono
tract and 100 acres in tao other. It is
all in cultivation under good fence,
and improvements with plenty of water.
Tho 75 acre tract has a now house
on It. For further information apply
to J. Tevls Cobb or mysolf.
New Meat Market.
Ono of the nicest meat markets
we have seen for many a day is that
of W. H. Douglass & Co , in the
Mackey building on Main street.
Their large refrigerator and cold
is now and will henceforth be
filled with the choicest of meats.
ine name oi Air. iwugiass being at
tached to tho firm is sufficient to say
it will be a market.
Alfred Douglas, undoubtedly the
best cutter in Madison county, will
ever be ready to wait on their custo
mers. Give them a call. Telephone
"Chlnny" Goes to Housekeeping.
If well wishes were convertible into
cash, and cash could purchase happi
ness. Mr. and Mrs. Chenault Willis
would be the happiest young couple
In town. They have rented the cozy
nttio homo on West Main Street at
tho R. N.I. & B. bridge crossing, and
are housekeeping in the most
provcasiyie. it is a stiaiiy nook, a
pretty little nest, whore the sun
suines as origin, tne mras Bing as
sweetly, and the grass grows as green
as in a King's domain. May they as
monnrchs of this littlo realm be
blessed with earth's choicest gifts.
"Wheal up, SHrcr Down."
Wheat continues to go up: 6ilver
contains to go down. ex-
True enough, and the reason is very
plain. There is no embargo on the
raising of wheat or its use asthe staff
of Hfo. Restore to Silver its rightful
use as primary money and pass a law
prohibiting the use of wheat for
bread, and the conditions will bo reversed.
Let gold be legislated against,
as silver has been, and tho commercial
value of gold will rapidly decline.
B. J. Kewlon, in Owenton
Capl. Prince Succumbs at Last.
A fter a heroic struggle, Capt. Prince,
the gentlemen who fell from the Btnnd
here during the Fair, died on Monday
night, after lingering since July 29. His
body was shipped to Wheeling, W. Va.,
after services at the Henderson House,
accompanied by Mrs. Prince and daugh
ter, who have been here since the accident.
We were the flret to reach the
Captain when he fell, and heard him
predict his death with firmness, and
despite tho fact that there was little apparent
reason at the time for such forebodings,
as he was perfectly rational and
calm, ho had never admitted ho would
recover. His physician, Dr. Gibson,
says death resulted from a ruptured kidney
ami dislocation of tho spinal column.
Simply his back was broken by the fall
of eight feet backward upon his head
aud shoulders. The accident caused
wide-spread and his stricken
family are assured of the sympathy of
tlm community. Deceased was 55 years
old, a steamboat man, and lcayes a large
A Horrible Accident.
Milton Klmbrcll, a farmer of
Brookstown, aged 35, mot with a peculiar
and terrible accident on Monday
which may cost him his Hfo. He
was enroute home with a
of shingles, and whon
going down a rough road two miles
from town tho horses took fright, the
lurch throwing Klmbrell astride the
lines which were tied to n bunch of
shingles. Ho dauglod helplessly and
tho wheel ran upon his leg above the
knee, and with his limb under the
wheel tho team dragged him twenty
yards, his leg serving as a "chock" to
tho wheel. Tho team left the wheel
upon Kimbrell's leg, despite which
he was able to tell a little boy accompanying
him to run to town for a
doctor. Some time after two negro
men came along and pulled the
wagon oil the man, and he was laid
in the shade to await the arrival of
Dr. Gibson. The latter found the
poor man's leg mashed to a pulp, and
thinks its amputation will be necessary
to save his life.
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William A. Owsley Dies injChlcago.
Mr. William A- Owsley, who in tho
early 703 was, a well-known Louisville
newspaper man, being engaged
on thomornlng Lodger and other journals,
died in Chicago recently. During
his career in the nowspaper Held
Mr. Owsley was very active and was
always on the alert for something
that wuuld Interest the rending public.
He wna sixty years old, and rotated
to the families of bin name In
Boyle and Garrard countieii. His wife
who survives him, was formerly n.
Miss Towle. of Frankfort.
Mr. William O. Owsley, of this
county, was named after the above
Masonry lo bo Dissected.
Some weeks ago Rev. Simiison Ely, a
minister at Kirksville, Mo., made an attack
on Masonry through tlte columns
of the Christian Standard, published ac
Cincinnati, in which the order was arraigned
on tweuty six ppecific charges.
He sent a marked copy of the paper to
President John Aug. Williams, of
throwing down thcganutletto
him. A correspondence ensued and a
discussion of tho question was decided
upon between tho two. The- discuseion
will be a dignified one, setting fortli the
conflicting views on a subject, which concerns
a groat many people, and a tw o
article from each disputant will appear
wecklv for eight issues in llio Christian
S'andard and the Chicago Cynosnre,
La paper devoted to anti secret societies.
Rev. Ely is a distinguish preacher and
is known for his missionary zeal and advocacy
of social and political reform.
President "Williams U widelv known
through his presidency of Danghters
College and among Mason ji as one of
their brightest members, having Wen
Grand Lecturer of the Stnte mid is fully
capable of upholding his sideof the issue.
Editor o! Tho Dispatch in Town.
Hon B. F. Enloe, editor of tho Louisville
Dispatch, enroute lo Eastern
Kentucky, paid a visit to Richmond
last Friday and stopped with Hon. J.
B. McCreary, who served in Congress
with Mr. Enloe when the latter represented
a Tennessee district. Gov.
office was thronged with callers
who came to meet the distinguished
visitor, and in the ovening
Mr. Enloe took tea at Gov. Mc-Creary's
home, when n number of
gentlemen called. Col. Enloo la a tall,
handsome man, in the prime of life,
and is as agreeable in conversation
as he is entertaining and instructive
in the columns of the Dispatch. He
made a fine impression upon all who
met him and impressed them as one
eminently fitted to mould public
opinion upon all the vital questions
of the day. He, like Watterson, Is a
native of Tennessee, aud like him has
served with distinction in the Congress
of the United States, and daily
combats and confutes the arguments
of the "Star Eyed Goddess" either by
superior .reasoning, patriotism, and
fidelity to Domocracy. or by reprinting
Wattepson's utterances and writing
of 79-'92 showing the glaring inconsistency
of his position to-day
upon tho subject of finance. Thus
out of iiis own mouth is tho Dispatch
convicting the distinguished renegate.
Col. Enloo was much pleased with
Richmond and with the support accorded
iho now proper by Madison
county. He already has a iarger
of readers than the Courier Journal
and only asks that the
Democrats of Kentucky give their
paper proper encouragement to insure
its permanont success.
THE WORLD'S M
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Appeared Each Season Until Stood
Was Purified With Hood's
An Indolent Ulcer.
" For several yuars J was troubled with
carbuncles on ray lelt aide and my back.
They would disappear lu winter and re-tarn
tho next summer. I began taking
Hood's Sarsoparilla aud have never had
any carbuncles since. My little son bad
a fever and an indolent nicer appeared on
his loft limb and spread half way around
it. Our physician recommended a blood
partner and I gave the boy Hood's
Earsaparilla with gratifying results." A. '
O. B. James, Polkvllle, Miss. I
" I have boon a great sufferer
rheumatism and In October began
taking Hood's Saraaparitla. I continued
Its use until January when I could go
about as well aa any one and I have had
no acuto pains since." I. W. iSzssiCS,
Grand late, Louisiana.
U soil ty all dragglsta. rrfce$t;sIxIor83.
are Uie only pills to tike
llOOu S FlllS with Hood's Sarsapanlla.
A Show Truly Mcrcl.
"The Great John Robinson and
Franklin Bros. Enormous Shovts combined"
are announced t appear nt Richmond
in all their vast entirety, 03
Friday, August 27, and for one day
only, giving two complete petforinantes,
afternoon and evening. All of our exchanges
speak in the highest terms of
this great amusement enterprise, and
the many tougii 'hangers-on" so
fuuud with latge shows, are
made conspicuous by their absence.
There is not a game of chance of any
kind permitted on or around the
grounds. All the attaches are gentlemen,
and there is not a loud or profaue
It is a wonderful sight to see the wonderful
"horeeless carriage" in trial tests
of speed at every performance and in
the gre.it double parade. The three
rings and elevated stages are all going at
ono time, with entirely different acts.
Performers nicked from the best the
world affords, and there is more than
four score of them, w hose combined salaries
would more than equal twice over
the entire expenses of the etery day
circus. The daily free street r amde is
one mass of glittering mngnillcenre,
"scenes from all nations," numerous
open dens of rare wild beast", twelve
kinds of niuwic. herds of elephants and
the finest imported horses ever sten
with a tented amusement enterprise.
The coming of this, the world's
amusement, is caiiFe for a "rejrd" holiday
in every city it visits, and it i
worth coming a day's travel to see.
Buffalo Bill's Wild West.
For the exhibition of Buffalo Bill's
Gigantic Wild West Show in Lexington,
Ky. on Wednesday, August 2oth,
afternoon and cvenii
peake and Ohio Ry.
rate round trip tickets
mission, iroiu an si.i
of Jrorehead ; good goi
of the 2oth, and good r
o' clock a m., compos
men, Cowboys, India
Arabs, Russian Ooss
troupe of United Stat
Brine vour children-"
about it for months. .
class, high toned shoj
road Agents for furth
Dis Pass. Agt., Lexj
3 E&nSiNBD&Q C3
KVT J VVlNl K
m SEr Use? H O BSP X
si33 sl fasts,
3 RING CIRCUS.
in k 1 D fai
2 Complete Circuses.
2 iimm mmmi
The Grandest, llichesf, Barest Street
Parade Ever Beheld Defying All
Competition Every Morn-.
nig 'at 10 o'clock.
rf fefe fMNeiiGi
DoorslOpen One Hour .Earlier.
One picket Admits to All.
If " - ""
SHE NEEDS A GREAT
Spring Cleaning and
why not make it a
more pleasant f.,r
I hi UPS
those worn 01. t .iml
out of style. When
them in the.
very economical ai.d
To take the place of
them, she needs
And auirht to have
since she been so
you during the recent
And now you can get them at such very L W
providing you come to us from th m, tu'
no excuse for you not making hor h.t;
means home more pleasant for yourself.
Our Stock is Complete C
And not an article but what has lmui.
first of the year and entirely too mam
mention each one, so just remember i-.
we have anything vou raav want ir ti. '
The Fiscal Court, late
er the Climax had
tered an 01
.! r in-
the county were removed, ai.d
ves are no mr.
Prceman Brothers arc makim;
such a sweeping reduction
the prices of
Boots and Shoesl 1
Is that their fall and winter
stock is about all in and thev
arc compelled to
for them. Now
to get a BARGAIN.
Phone, No. 21.
y Kentucky Shoe
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Put tout wheat in with one
of "those drills rmd increase TOUT
-yield one third..
' f .
. rfv -
jrone to pre? . en-
whioh all tui' toll-
Wny ! 1
make room 1
is the time I
Disc Grain Drills
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