Storm, Fire, Life and Accident Policies issued at City Insurance Office by Long, G-arnett &'Co.
The Daily South Kentuckian
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1, 1885.
Miss Mumlo Ilcnry is vIkIHiik Mrs
t'lias. M. Meacham.
Mrs. M. K. Rodgcrs, the millinery
has returned from tlio cast.
Mr. 8. W.Talllaferro, of Guthrie,
Is lu town.
I'lio Phoenix Hotel Bulnon is well
auppllod Willi "inside overcoali."
Mr. Pat Ityan and Mr. Chamber
lain of Memphis, aro in the city.
Mrs.Chas. L. Wood, of Nashville,
is stopping at tho Phoonix.
Miss Sallie Powell, of Princeton, is
the guest of Miss Frankie Campbell
Mrs. J. V. McGohcc, of Uollovlew,
Is at tho Phoenix.
Miss Ida Wilkin Is visiting Mrs.
A. U. lioales.
Mr. Clias. F. McCarroll, of Owens
boro, is iti tho city.
Mr. Jas. P. Gill and family, of
Clarkavillo, aro at tho Phoenix.
Mr. Ccorgo Cash, Jr., of Howling
Groun, is visiting friends in tho city.
Mr. W. J. IIopsoii, of Canton, was
in the city yostorday.
Dr. Tandy Yates lias gouo to Chi
cago to comiiloto his medical educa
tion. Misses Carrie and Ella Hart, of
Henderson, aro visiting Msj. Breath
Misses Mamie Campbell and Mat
tio Phelps have rcturuod from a visit
of several days to friends in Louisvillo.
Mr.C. E. Trice, of Fort Worth,
Tex., is on a visit to his father's
Col. J. II. Killlbrcw, editor of (be
Naahvlllo American, caino over to
attend tho Fair.
Mr. Dan'l Wlkel, of Cleveland, O.,
Is spending tho week with Mr. C. .
Esq. Jim. 8. Long and wife, of
North Christian, apent several day
In the city this week.
Col. R. II. Short, who ha been
pending tho summer In this and
Trigg counties, returned to bis home
InKcw Orleans, this week.
Miss Annie Johnston, of Peacbor's
MJ1I, anil Mlis LImIo Cor, of New
stead, ara visiting Miss Maltle Hick,
Mis Mary Wltbro w, of West Vir
ginia, and Miss Lucy Whltlock, of
Newstead, are visiting at Col. Mc
pherson's. Mr. L. A. Gold, of Clarksville, Mr.
P. 8. Beaumont, of Pembroke, and
Mr. Geo. Terry, of Cadiz, aro among
the visitors at the Phoenix.
the rcsldenco of Mr. James (i. Brain
ham, on North Main street, at 4:30
o'clock r. m., Tuesday Sept 2t)th, '85,
Mr. Walter W. Rossiugton to Miss
Florence Flowers. Rev. Win. Stan
ley of tho Christian church was the
officiating clergyman. Only a few
Intimate friend of the family were
present and Immediately after the
ceremony tho brldo and groom loft
far their future home nearNowstcad.
Mr. Rossington Is an industrious
and deserving young farmer and his
bride la petite brunetto, pretty, vi
vacious and attractive. We wish
them much happlnoss iu the years to
The Louisville Commercial of Tues
day contained the following Horn :
"Tho hospitable roof of Col. Jo. B.
Alexander's Hotel covers another
happy runaway couple. Mr. J. W.
Williams, a prominent young mer
chant of Pombroke, Ky., and Miss
Mary Richardson, daughtor of one of
the wealthiest tobacco dealers and
planters In Christian county, came to
the city ostensibly to visit the Expo
sition, but after their arrival hied
themselves to Jcflbrsonvlllo, whore
an obliging Magistrate joluod them
In matrimony. Mr. and Mrs. Wil
liams will remain here a day or two
and then go homo to receive the pa
They were married on Sept. 28th.
Tho bride graduated from Bethel
Female College last June and is a
very bright and captivating young
lady. Wo congratulate Mr. Wil
liams upon his success iu gaining her
heart and hand. May they be al
The Phoenix Hotel is prepared to
entortain a multitude Tho fare is
first-class and tho accommodations
excellent in evory, respect. A well
appointod bar is connocted with tho
HEBE AITS THESE,
Havo the best 10 cent cigar for 5
cents. O. S. Stknknh.
Kutic Putnam in "Lena the Mad
The first issuo oftho Tri-Wcckly
New Era appeared last Tuesday.
Mr. Win. L. Waller has moved In
to the new house just completed, on
At tho Opera House to-night Miss
ICatio Putnam the Hopklnsvlllc fa
vorite will appear in her play of Lena
Tho Y. M. C. A. will meet at tho
Baptist Church next Tuesday even
ing, at tho usual hour.
Tho whlto teachers of tho county
will hold an institute Oct. 15 and Kith.
A program will be published as soon
as it cau bo made out.
Rev. J. W. Bigham is occupying
the cottage on Campbell street va
cated by his predecessor, Rev. B. F.
Orr. Mr. Bigham will preach al
l'alrvinw next Saturday and Sunday.
Rev. B. F. Orr, of the Falrvlcw cir
cuit, was transferred by tho recent
conference to Auburn, Ky., and his
successor Rev. J. W. Bigham has lo
cated lu this city.
Miss Katio Putnam and her excel
lent company will commence a three
nights engagement at tho Opera
Houso to-night, giving a chango of
programme each evening.
Mr. T. W. Gooch has moved into
tho Dabuoy houso on Maple street.
Esq. M. M. Ilanbcrry who has come
to town to become a deputy sheriff is
boarding with Mr. Gooch.
The revival at tho Cumberland
Presbyterian church resulted in
about tincon conversions. Rev. Mr.
Sheldrake, tho evangelist, left for
his homo in May field Wednesday.
The doors of the church will bcouen
od next Sunday to rcccivo additions
to the membership,
Tho official members of Fairview
circuit, M. E. Church South, are ro
il nested to meet the pastor, Rev. J.
W. Bigl.am, in conference at Rev. E.
W. Bottomlo) 's, office in the Meth
odist Church oIIIiIb city, on Monday,
Oct 6th, at & o'clock, P. M.
Wilbur Wilson, a youth wboclerks
in the hardware store of Thompson
& Ellis, was accidentally shot Iu tho
arm by a customer who was careless
ly examining a pistol Wednesday.
The wound was only a slight one
and Mr. Wilson Is able to continue
Lena, tho play to be presented by
Katie Putnam at the Opera House to
night, is well known to our people,
and never fails to please. Miss Put
nam Is to be hero for three evenings
only, let no one miss seeing her and
her fine comedy company. Tickets
now on salo at Holland & Rodgers'.
Mr. G. W. Hansom, of north Chris
tian, raised a crop of four acres of
tobacco this year. Tho work was all
done by himself and one other baud
and at the beginning of the season he
decided to keep a correct account of
the worms killed. They kept a record
or each day's killing and when they
footed up the results aftor tho crop
was boused Mr. Ransom found that
9G-1G worms had been caught, or an
average of over 2100 to the acre.
About the middle of last August
Prof. Franz L. 11 rami caused to be in
serted iu the South Kkntixkian a
notice of the marriage of Mr. N.
Christ, of Erin,Tciiiito Miss Johan
na Persson, of this city. The parties
were immigrants who recently came
to this country. Mr, Christ was in
the city this woek and called to de
nounce tho statement as utterly
without foundation and expressed
the opinion that ho had been "slan
dered" by Braun. Mr. Christ says
ho Is not married to the lady in ques
tion nor to any one olse.
The following special from Clarks
ville to the Nashvillo American will
bo of lnlerost to tho friends of tho
gentlemen named, in this sectlou
"A new tobacco firm was organized
to-day, composed of Messrs. James S.
Parrish and Frank Bucknor, of Chris
tian County, Ky.,. and Mr. Walker
Williams, of this county. This firm,
Parish, Bucknor & (Jo., will occupy
the Elephant Warehouse. They are
all gentlemen of large capital and
oxtonded popularity. Mr. Parrish
recently sold his beautiful farm for
nearly $30,000 to engage in the ware
Mr. Claude. V. Holland, one of tho
editors of tho Eminence Constitu
tlonalist, was married ou Sept. 17lh
to Miss Emma D. Chase, of Danville,
Ind. A Chaso is a very necessary
article about a newspaper ofllco and
wo congratulate Mr. Holland upon
securing ono that will last him a Ilfo
Death of U. W. Griosaa.
IlnpMnsville has again been depriv
ed by death of a useful and highly
esteemed citizen. Mr. M. W. (Irissam
whose serious illness and subsequent
temporary convalescence were report
cd recently in (IiaSoutiiKkntih.'Kiak
died at Dawson, Ky., at 9 o'clock r
m. Sept, 28th. Just as his friends
had come to regard him out of dan
ger he suffered a relapse which quick,
ly terminated his earthly existence
His remains arrived on the afternoon
train Tuesday and remained at his
residence until 3 o'clock Wednesday
when they were taken to tho Metho
dist church and a funeral discourse
delivered by Rev. E. W. Bolloniley,
alter which they were interred in the
Micajali W. Grissain was born iu
Christian county ou tlio 18th of Au
gust, 1837. His early life was spent
on bis father's farm. Iu 1800' lie
removed to Kirkmaiisvlllc, Todd
county, and engaged in mercantile
pursuits. In September 1878 he caino
to Hopklusvillc and bought the
Phoenix Hotel and for a year con
ducted it. He has been renting the
hotel for several years and has been
engaged in the grocery business. On
Dee. 21, 1870, he was married to Miss
Nannie M. Lacy, of Todd county
who survives him. Four children
were born to them, three of whom
Mr. Grissain was a man with many
strongly marked traits of character.
He was jovial and companionable
anil no man excelled hi in lu popular
ity. He possessed great sagacity as a
business man and was successful in
whatever he undertook. Asa citizen
ho was enterprising and progressive,
as a man honest and reliable in all
things. He was a man who will be
missed greatly iu the community and
in many respects his ulaco will be
hard to till. Ho hud been troubled
with symptoms of bad health for
some lime and went to Dawson hop
ing to find relief. While there he
was stricken down with a serious af
fection of the bowels from which he
recovered after being at death's door
for several days, but pneumonia at
tacked him ten days later and baffled
the skill of his physicians from t lie
first. We deeply sympathize with
his bereaved family in their terrible
loss and iu common with all who
knew him deplore the loss of an up
right and valuable cltic.cn.
FOR SAI.E-A tine. Now Homing-
ton No. 3 sewing machine, at a great
bargain. Call al this office.
Travelers in Dulmntia some yenr.
iil'o noticed larire tracts of hind cov
crod by a wild llower, near which not
a sign ol Insect ifq was VsiWo, 1 Ik
bloom wo the pymthrum, whoso odol
deals doatti to the lower forms of life,
and wIhmu powdered leaves forms the
basis of "insect powders." The seed
of this llower has been distributed in
the United States, and a Dalmatian has
been growing it with great success in
Thuivday evening as No. 1 was
on the point of leaving the depot here,
a young man jumped off, and before a
young lady who stood there could say
"Juck ltobiusou," she was seized and
kissed by him, and the young man im
mediately boarded the train and left
her to recover from her aston
ishment We have hcsitabsl to pub
lish this item, as we feared
that hereafter every time No. I
conies the depot platform will be
thronged with ladies. Wacerltl IU.
Y.) 'ne fVws.
The frcquoot sinking of Florida
land and tho disappearance of lakes in
that country is accounted for by the
Jumper Time in this way: The State
has a good many caves and subterran
ean rivers. They ore generally arched
over with rock, supported by huge rock
pillars, but in some ploiws veins ot
sand, varying in size, run through the
rock. During the wet seasons this
saud veins get tilled with water, which,
percolatiug through, sometimes causes
tlio cut re vuin to fall through. Whoa
the vein happens to be only a few inches
or feet In diameter It is known as a
uaturul well, but when it comprises an
aero or two it is called a "sink."
A trustee of the Providence Public
Library has gathered into acrapbook
tho adventures of the boys who read
ilinio novels, aud has mado it his busi
ness to ask the boys one by ono who
aro interested in these stories to siend
an hour or. two in reading, not the im
aginative story, but the way in which
tho small boy has attempted to realize
how boys ought to live, and what they
ought to bo allowed to do. It is said
that the dime novel boy usually reads
tho scrtvpbook, which is rapidly in
creasing iu size as the fresh exploits of
the dime novel adventures aro added to
it, about two hours. He then lays it
down in disgust and nothing can In
duce him to return to those stories
again. He asks the person in charge
of tho reading room lor a better class
of books Vot'rfec ( R. I. IwirnaJ
Do not fail to see M.
Franhel & Sons' display
of Cloaks at the Fair.
They have the handsom
est goods ever shown in
this city at exceedingly
low prices, The goods
shown at the Fair will
only give you a poor idea
of their elegant and
enormous stock which
they are displaying at
their Mammoth Store
room. Be sure to exam
ine their display also.
and to call on them for
your winter ivrap. 2 'hey
can please you in style.
fit and price.
McCamy, Bonte $ Co.,
es, have on hand a va-
?iety of second-hand
work, neurly as good as
new, which they are of
fering at astonishing
Cloaks! Cloaks! Cloaks!
We invite the public to
call and examine our
enormous stock of Fall
Clothing, which far sur
passes any in styles, qual
ity and prices ,ever shown
in this city. Cur Mr. M.
rrankel, who resides in
Cincinnati, has given his
entire time to the man
ufacture of this portion
of our stock, and we can
safety say we will fur
nish you with the best
made CLOTHING- ever
shown in this city, at
same pieces as uniform
goods are sold. Do not
buy your Clothing until
you have given us a call.
Her, "The Old Relive,"
Mi Frankel & Sons,
The Auction House
Will close Saturday. Ev
erything will be Kold
Regardless Of Cost.
Now Is Your Only
Don't say "you are sorry
you were not there."
3E. 3D. ZECZEHilTr
LSADi mm of mm ran,
and always has the largest and most completo
block nl any llrsl-clasB house.
Are always as low as are consistent with first
class ):oiU and Superior Workmanship
Agent for JOHN HOLLAND'S GOLJ) PENS
the most reliable and popular of any
- make in tho United States.
Lainarc's Kock Crystal Spectacles.
Main St,opp. Court House, Hopkinsville, Ky.
-MY LINE OF-
Drugs, Paints, Oils, Perfumes,
And in fact everything kept in a
FIB8T-CLASS BBTC STOBB
Don't fail to give me a call.
Prices to suit .the times.
-DROP IN AT-
ON RUSSELLVILLE STREET,
M'hcro you cau get (ho best and choicest brands of
WHISKIES, WIS, BRANDIES, CHAMPAGNE.
And the Best Cigars in the City.
117 BOUSE WILL 11 BR 07EH DAY AND NIGHT ME THE FAIR,
Drinks of all kinds prepared to suit the most fastidious.
CALL. AXD SHE ME OS RUSSELI.VILLE ST., 2ud DOOR EAST OF EXrRESS OFFICE.
Jas. UPazlin, IFrop.
Don't fail to see C.
B.Webb's display of
Fine Saddles & Har
ness before leaving
lot to be Missed!
C. B. Webb's Patent
Breeching is taking
the day at the 'Fair.
Be sure to see it.
Don't fail to call on
McCamy, Bonte Co.
If you want anthing in
the Carriage line. They
have had a long expe
rience in the business
and are fully acquaint
ed with the wants of the
the people, and offer
their own first-class
work at very low prices.
Full line of eastern work
of good quality, always
on hand. Prices as low
down as the cheapest.
FOR KENT, fur the balance of this
year tho rooms on Nashville St., re
cently vacated by the South Ken
tuckian ollice. Apply to Mcacham &
-RtvLrn. of Xhm FvrorS.t."
THREE NIGHTS. flNMSW I
COMMENCING UbiUflift li
Kngagenioiit of the popular little Protean Ac
liona, V oculist and Everylioily'8 Favorite,
MISS KATIE PUTNAM,
SlllllVirlMl Itff tl.a ..InHli..!
JAM US DfcVI.IN, nml her Kxrellent Comedy
Company. JOHN WHITKLKV, Manager.
Thursday, October lut-LENA THE MADCAP.
Friday, October find LITTLE DETECTIVE.
Saturday, October Snl LITTLE BAREFOOT.
Admlaslon SO and ?S Cent.. Rp.MrvMfl
Santa without extra ehurge, at Holland $t
E. T. Campbell,
General Insurance Agent
Bank Of Hopkinsville
BAD ON THE EYE.
Webb, the saddler,
has a very attractive
display of Robes,
Blankets, etc., at the
Fair. They take the
eye of everyone.
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