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The Frankfort Roundabout.
0EORGJ3 A. LEWIS, Publisher. DEVOTED TO LOCAL AND SOCIETY NEWS. TERMS, ONE DOLLAR PER YEAR.
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BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!
Goes tliQ great gun of the fall
season of 1882, and already is heard
the war whoop of the enemy, as I
DAVIS returns from the East with
a stock bought for
and at prices that will astonish you.
Ho offers no fihuPms impossibilities
Bui Means What he Advertises.
His immense STOCK is all 'ready
for the purchaser, and respectfully
invites your inspection, whether
you buy or not. Remember the
St. Clair Street, Murray Building.
Sept. 30.3m. FRANKFORT, KY.
FORMERLY OF DANVILLE, KENTUCKY.,
Successor to U. V Meek, Miiin Street, Frankfurt,
Kv, continue thu watch
tliu "old s'and. W Drfiinptuoss and c.irctul
work bu Impes" to merit the pntionngo of lwo
who desire to have their watches repaired without
cl.imi;j liciny donn them. Surveyor.-"' compasses
u paired nnd other instruments reiuirlny
Uelieato an I accurate adjustment.
In rc'iring from business in Frankfort I take
pleasure in expressing my entire confldoncr in
Mr. S. Ayicii, anil from ray long acquaintrnee
with him as a wotktr.an, do not hesitate to
him as every way cnpnulo of meeting the
expectation 1 of my foituer patrons.
11. F. MEEK.
The Best Soda Water
In tlu City is at
THY ALABASTINE !
It is the liest thing in use for ceilings and
walls. For sale at
SOUTH SIDE DRUO STORE-mar
W.T . MIAN,
Staple and Fancy
ST. CLAIR STREET,
FALL OF 1882.
A SUPERIOR stock of Kmit and OmuinMital
Tiees, Suiull Fruits, Grapevines Asparagus
l'litntH, and everything tuuud In a first-class
Wo employ no ngcute, but glvo bur commission
direct to tho planter. Wo refer to our old
patrons. Our nor catalogues will bo tout on
H. P. I1ILLKNMEYKU,
sop 0 tf Lexington, Ky.
EGBERT & SOWT
House, Sign, and Ornamental Painters.
JGSyPkiin and Decorative Paper Hanging
Orders left .it Averill's drug store will be promptly
attended to. April
Job Work iSoatly Executed
at this Office.
FRANKFORT, KY.. OCTOBER
Oct our lull suits cut and mmlc by
The celchrated cotnincdiitii.John Thomp-on,
will appear at Mnjor Opera House on
Monday night next, and if you want to
enjoy a good laugh go and pee hitn, and his
com pan v of specialty artists. There is mi id
to he more fun in one of their performances
than in a dozen of the avctaye shows on the
road. Thu Bullhlo has this to
pay of liiin:
Maud ,S. Iitin a rcutnrkahle record for
but her velocity is only nival when
compared with John Thompson, the cotiimc
dian, who malus .v tour of the "world every
evcnitij:. lie started again Inst night on the
good liip "Academy ol Music," with a full
complement of passengers, every berth being
taken, and a jollier set of ive
never saw before; they laughed immoderately,
and there way not a s'mgle case ol
duritii! the voyage. The only
occutence during the tripwaa a few who
very neatly choked with laughter, while
others gave vent to their emotion
tears. As a commedian John Thompson
can not be surpassed ; his versatility is
astonishing, and" imitation Is out of the
Wheat sowing is in full blast out here.
Mrs. Margaret Smith, who has been ill
for some lime, is better.
Mr Milton Moore, who has been sicl: for
some time, was able to go to town Monday.
Mr. Charley Brawner, who has been sick
for several weeks, is impioving very slowlv.
Our Sunday-school i progressing rapidly
under the eflicient tnauau'etnent of our
Bro. Berry Witt, sr. Everyone
Farmers are about done cutting (obneco
in this vicinity, and I believe they can boast
of t It e largest number of acres and the best
quality of any precinct in the county.
Prof. Chnrley Wiley is teaching us an
interesting singing msIiooI the largest ever
in this vicinity. Prof. Wiley U a splendid
tencher, and is giving universal satisfaction.
Messrs. Hiley Wade and brother, of
South Frankfort, joined in our singing Sunday
evening, and we had vocal
music. We would rejoice to have them
call again soon, '
Elder Polk South, of Frankfort, preached
at Antioch the Sunday, tilt., to a very
large and attentive audience. Bro. South
is a splendid preacher, and we only regret
that we cannot hear him oftener.
Your went to Pleasant
Ridge Sunday tiiht to hear Bro. Peter?-,
who is proirnctitii! a seiieo of meetings, there.
Bro. Peters in cached a very good
and theie were four who the Lord
JesuH Christ, and weie added to the church.
I hope they will make good members and
die good christians. Tknok.
Sheet iioo stoves at Louisville prices at
J. T. Bucklcv's.
Ky.. Oct. Stli, 1SS2
Editor llouiuhilout :
On Tuesday evening of last week the C. it
0. train from Louisville eroded the railroad
bridge running at the into of 20 miles an
hour, la not this last liiniiing in the cit
limits in violation of law. The approach
to the bridge is on a curve, and cannot be
seen by the engineer in time to check his
train, should there be obstruction of any
kind on the bridge. With the recent flight-fill
accidents on this road from carelessness
is it not time to enforce the law? There
will be little comfort in what the grand jury
may do vvhen one of the.-e trains is thrown
in the Kentucky river with its living freight.
A bull made a frightful accident on the
Shtlbyville road Inst winter A mule or a
horse or a cow can do likewUo at the
Has not this carelessness caused already
loo many lives to be lost ? There are law's
to protect the public, both on and oil' the
train. The bridge is in the city limits, I
therefore call the attention ol the Chief ol
Police to the ordauce in regard to this fast
running. The Chief is urgently invited to
visit the bridge, at train time, and see at
what rate of speed they cross the bridge.
By enforcing tho law strictly a frightful
accident will be prevented. Should the city
fail to vn force the law against this fast
and earless running over this bridge,
the matter will bo referred to the grand
jury. It is somewhat singular with what
care the officer.-, who's duty it is to enfotce
the laws for tho public safety, permit them
to be vioIateH. My only object in presenting
this subject to the public is to prevent
a terrible accident from happening at
this bndge, and to save, if possible, a train
of living freight from being thrown through
the bridge into the liver by tho carlessuesa
of some train men and city oflicers.
i imlvu tuam..v. tv auur. . .? tea
Hogs are scarce in this section.
"Smith's ionic" is a staple article.
Farmers are busy cutting tobacco.
The chills arc all the rage at present.
Mrs. James Ilulett has gone to Lexington
on a week's visit to relatives.
We need a bridge over North Benson,
near the Station, and must have it.
We are glad fo hear thai the two children
of Mr. Syl. Southard, who have been
verv sick with the fever, are now recovering.
Our district school, under the chame of
Mr. Thos, Hunter, is under full headway,
with from 30 to "40 in daily attendance.
The little ones seem to enjoy themselves
nnd love to go.
The sound of sorsrhum mills is heard in
the land, and soon the air will be redolent
with the perfumes of the "lasses," and from
the "busy housewife" to the smallest child,
chickens, and pigs will be "stuck up."
The old saying that "love laughs at bolts
ifui locks" was verified in this neighborhood
last Monday. Mr. John Shuckleford
and Miss Rosa Hogers took the early train
to Louisville and returned at night as man
Mr. T. B Ford, our worthy School Commissioner,
viuited our school last Monday
and expressed himself as highly pleased
with the school. We are sorry to learn
that he will not be a candidate tor re-election
as he is the right man in the right place.
A Mo fit.
Sheet iron stoves at Louisville ptic.es at
J. T. Buck ley's.
Mrs. Sallie A. Parker is very sick at
Mr. Willis estimates his present crop of
tobacco the boss crop of Sweet Owen.
Corn is not turning out half as much ai
farmers thought it would some time
Mr. J. K. Iledriek will leave for Texas
in a few days, where he will make his future
The sorghum crop raised in this part of
the State will far exceed any former crop
ever raised lure.
The hay crop is shorter in this part of
the country than last year, owing to so
much rainy weather.
George Blink and Geo. T. Baldwin
will leave for the far West in a few
days. Succcns to the boys
Ronclio and .1 ssie Parker, are
visiting Mrs. Maxwell Wilson near Miilwav,
where tliev will remain eeveial dins.
Misses Alice and Bettie Wigginton and
Eliza Jane Sharp spent several days last
week in Owen county with Miss Annie Watson.
Mr. J. G. Wigginton bought the other
day, from A. Hord Sinclair, one hundred
barrels of corn, delivered at our town at
S'2 50 per barrel.
The series of meetings at Bethany Church,
Owen county, conducted by the Revs. Ford
and Elliott has resulted so far in seveial additions
to the church.
Mr. Benjamin Watson and Miss Eliza
Mane Sharp are said to have been the best
looking couple at Bethany Church Sundav.
The crowd numbered one thousand.
Stock of all kinds is scarce and high
Those that are fortunate enough to have
hogs ask $10 per hundred, and but i nv to
sell. Many families hnvo no hogs at all.
Mr. Alexander Marker, formerly of this
neighborhood but now of Windfall, Indiana,
spent several days last week with friends
and relatives near this place. Mr. Marker
speaks favorably of Hoosier and thinks it
is far superior to Kentucky.
One night last week, Mr. Edward
went quietly to the house of James fi.
Brnmlett, near Minorsville, Scott county,
ami stole his daughter, MissCluistina, took
her to Ins uncle's and repaired to Georgetown
to obtain the necessary papers to make
them man and wife; but when he got there
found that Mr. B. had learned of the flight
of his daughter and notified the Clerk not
toisatiothe license. Not to be balked in
their undertaking, the young couple went to
Cincinnati, where they were married, ami are
now as happy as young folks can well be.
J. K. II.
Sheet iron stoves at Louisville prices a)
J. T. Buckley's.
Campaign is over, anil those who were up
in nrms against each other in the political
tussle now join hands and march to the
druggists for a bottle of Kendall's Spavin
Cure. See advt.
..'iAU - nat
STAPLE 8c FAETCY
LIQUORS, HARDWARE, &C,
Arc no.v receiving their fall stock of goods, which they propose to
sell as low as any house in the city. All goods warranted first-class. .
BEST J3RA.ISTDS OJP
Fresli Oysters Eeoeived Daily From Baltimore.
All other goods handled in their season. Hunters' complete
FIRE ARMS OF ALL KINDS,
Constantly on hand.
Fine Breech-loading Shot Guns a Specialty.
CA.H.X. A.IrD S3ETE FOR YOURSELF.
AND FOR SALE
T LOWEST PRICE
R. K. MCCLURE & BRO.,
An Enormous Stock of
For Fall and
ALSO A FULL
Our Staple and Nobby Hats
J. C. BUSH, D. D, &,
(Successor to Dr. T. L. T.iylor.)
Can bo found at Ids ofllco from 8J a. in. to f p.
m. ready to do nil kinds of dental work to the
catlro satisfaction of those who may ehosn to
jmtronizo uliu. July
retail dealers in
DISSOLUTION OF PARTNERSHIP
Tuenartnmhlp heretotoro existing between
M. 11. I. Williams, jr., nnd Wlloy 0. Williams,
in the agricultural implement and grain business,
under tho lo ot Williams Uro'thurs, lias
been dissolved by mutual consent. Tho business
will bo continued at tho old stand by
Wiley U. Williams.
M. II . IN WILLIAMS, Jit.,
WILEY 0. WILLIAMS.