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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 23 May 1889

Cxi TI!E DAIlTOn COUNTY DEMOCRAT. v- "On, Kdltor ft Proprietor. GREAT BEND. - - KANSAS, MY NEIGHBOR'S DOG. My neighbor's ugly dog and I Have reached the point where one most die . Bat which of as has got to go Another week ol war will show. With mutual hatred most Intense "We've fought, divided by a fence. For months with all the awful skill Of sarajfes who fight to kill. ..- When I unconscious, pass his gate The brute, who for me lies 'in wait As quiet as a hen on eggs, Springs at my unprotected legs With such a roar of rage that I cross the road In terror fly,- And don't recover from the shock , In time to hit him with a rock. . . At night he whines and barks and growls And makes me hear his hideous howls Till, well-nigh crazy, I bombard The demon till my neighbor's yard Is heaped with tumblers, books and shoes And things I can't afford to lose. Then, when my ammunition's thrown And I my helplessness have shown. The cur, to make me more forlorn. Yelps twice as loud until the morn,...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 23 May 1889

! ! I THE BARTOH CODMTT DEMOCRAT. W. E. 8TOZE, Xditor Proprietor. fiREAT BEND. - - - - KANSAS LONE HOLLOW; Or, The Peril of the Penroys. j Tbrillingr and Romantic Story of Love and - Adventure. " BT JAJES M.' ilERBIIX AtTTHOB OF "BOOTS JJiix, " Fisher Jok" asd Other Stories. ICopyrtzht; KS9, by the A. jr. Kellogg 2Tew paper Company.' CHAPTER XXX. COSTTSTXD. Tne house was g!oon.y, and the sound of his feet sent a cold chill over bim. V . He passed out and walked to the edge of the guleh. a little way off. The depths were shadowed and gloomy. Autumnal frosts had changed the leaves to brown and yellow in places, and the air that sighed through the trees was chill and uncomfort able. There seemed premonition of an early winter in its breath. . ; ' While he stood there with the grim shad ows of the short afternoon lengthening into the gloom of night, Captain Starbnght thought of the past, of the year gone In which his brain had schemed and plotted for self-aggrandizement. - "It is more t...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 23 May 1889

THE DJ.ilTOIl WM DEMOCRAT, WIIjL e. stoke, TUclitox f ind Proprietor, (Office in Open Block) . UKEAT JJISND, : KANSAS. .PUBLISHED WEEKLY TERM OF SUBSCRIPTION CASH. One r- ; fuso -ia. mourns. .................. .... ........ .75 Tbree months... ...... ....... ' -50 Entered as second class matter mt the Great Bend postomce. ar-All adTertiaemenU or communications, to ob- wa an insertion in tne ukmockat, must be banded in by Wednesday noon of each week, at the Tery The Lyons Tribune has a new bead, and is otherwise improved in appear ance. Drouths are reported in Illinois and Indiana, and the chinch trags are do ing considerable - damage in Ohio. Nothing has yet occurred to mar the crop prospects of Kansas. The Ellin wood Advocate last week devoted a couple of its well printed columns to a descriptive write up of the early history of Ellinwood. Bro. Quillen should receive encouragement in the good work be is doing for his town. A. Kuss, a hired man near LaCrosse, Wis., attempted to ravi...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 23 May 1889

ESTABLISHED 1672. A.8.ALLBLN, : Pharmacist, Drugs, Paints, Glass, Books, Stationery and :-CORNER -LOTS.-: In the spring the wheezy bahy Ughtly turns to pell of croup; In the spring the last year's chicken Leaves Its impress in the soup. To make a maltese cross Step on her tail. Wheat harvest will commence next week. ' Waltzing is "going the rounds of the press. The "Sweet girl graduate" is abroad in the land. - Trade was excellent in this city Saturday Jasfc. )Ve want a correspondent in Logan towaship. Who will it be? Was "jour seat perforated" at the opening of the opera house? Cotton planting has commenced in the southern tier of counties. The various hotel registers indicate that travel is growing better. When are the new walks to be built on the north side of the square? The final proof notice of Beinhard Fixmer will be found in this paper. Secure tickefs for "East Lynne," at the opera house, tomorrow night. The band gave an open air concert Monday evening. Keep it up, boys. Mem...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 23 May 1889

N THE LAST -MEMORY.. .The window are darkened, and dim li my tight , " Iu tbe KtherJag twilight ot agar X ., f 1 bill ifffrltm on inmn.W - , Though all of We's visions are van ishtaz fast, i. Ore shines lifca a star in it. t.u. In too gloom that the oresent thrnn .. . . I remember my mother's sweet face. I pray that my sad heart this treasure may save lurwuiu release a rrom it tr!f- jsacn year, eometh oa like a conoaertag ware, - - Sweeping otct the waters of life. Besistless and mighty, from deep unto deep EternitsU flood ThoaxU Its tide harries all to oblfvWs sleep, -X remember mr mother npt r-ta . Be patient. God knoweth what ripens the grain - auu wueu u u reaay to reap; Tnwti . ..... wmi uij ueart mercy iauetn nice rain To quicken the seeds that am dn - 4 The lessons of patience, the stories, the prayers x uut x learnea in my mothers embrace. " ouia jonsr since hare grown to a harvest of - tares . r - 5- Had 1 failed to remember her face, f X listen and wait in the shadows' tha...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 23 May 1889

FOREIGN GOSSIP.: ' From a general view taken in En gland, the natives appear to be in creasing in vigor, rather than degen erating:. The prejudice against horse flesh has now so faded out in Taris, that there are 132 recognized butcher shops where horse-flesh is openly sold. One of the great industries of Nu remberg is making lead toy soldiers. Eight hundred work people " are en cased, and they turn out 10,000 sol diers a day. An American quack doctor sold some liquid on the streets of Paris which he warranted to relieve pain in one minute. Some of those who were not relieved made complaint and he was sent up for a year. A naval officer invited to meet a committee of a society for the evangel ization of Africa, when asked: "Do the subjects of the King of Dahomey keep Sunday?1' replied: "Yea, and every thing else they can lay hands on." An association just organized in London proposes to set up disabled or poverty-stricken war veterans in the business of flower selling on the streets...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 23 May 1889

5u" , ? " Editor ojad. Iroi3iitox, - ' (Office in Opera Block) GREAT BEND, , . , : KANSAS BUSINESS CARDS: attobxkys. ' C F. DUTENBACHEB, D. A.BAMTA ,'i:0 ' Uttorncys at Law Office is Allen-Hubbard Block rooms 9 snd 11. SHEOl C COLE. ELBICK.C. COLB -,-.. - County Attorney, COLE BROTHERS, ATTORN EYS AT LAW ' v ' J Office In Court House. avCounsel in German by Theo. C Cole. J. RICHCREEK, Attorney atJLaw and Holary Public, , Office over Moss Grocery Store, r GEEATBEND, - - KAS. J. H. JENNISON, iiLttorxjey-at-Iaaw, Quick Farm Loans at Ix)w Bates Missouri lands to iixenange lor Kansas lands! ROOM 3, MOSES BROS. BLOCK. D. J. NEWTON, LTT0RNEY AT Hi AW, NOTARY PUBLIC. Riom 4 Hoses Brcs. Block. PHTSICIAXS. r A. Y. McCoejvltck, - Physician - and - Gurgeon. 0 Ji Office over Dodge's Hardware store, , Northwest cor. La Fayette Park. f GREAT BEND. - - KANSAS. SHAW & UiaHTFOOi:, v P2TSICIANS AND 5CRGE0N5. office, noons 2 and 3, . . : . Moses Bros Block HOTELS AND BESTAUKANTS. JOSEPH TROILLET, P...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 23 May 1889

BartonCounty Democrat SUPPLEMENT. THURSDAY, MAY 23, 1889. LOCAL SEWS. "East Lynne" at the opera house to-morrow night. Attend, and help along a home institution. A pleasant party was enjoyed by the young folks at the handsome new residence of Chas. F. Culver, Friday evening of last week. The waterworks and a majority of me cuy water takers are still at "outs, and the weather clerk takes sides with the citizens. Something has got to give way. Saturday a horse ran away with two sons of B. Negbaur. A buggy was smashed to smithereens, and Ben's horse lost his reputation for gentleness, but that was all the damage done. Hugh Boyle was down from fair Albion, Saturday. He maintains there are no flies on the broad acres of his township nothinsr but wheat. corn, rye, oats and the finest kind of prospects. The roads between Great Bend and Ellinwood are in a bad couditiou. We have remarked this so often that it ought in some way to get to the attention of the men whose duty it is to repair the...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 23 May 1889

ADDITIONAL LOCAL. ? Joseph Hiss has 70 acres of .wheat which he will probably commence cat ting next week. State Superintendent Winans will be in Great Bend on Wednesday, May 29th, and deliver a lecture on the'subject of "Education", at 2 o'clock p. m. ivn persons interested in our public schools are cordially invited to attend. W. H. Grant, Co. Supt Thomas Dent, one of the solidest farmers of Pawnee Rock township, J. .L . f. m . 1 maue me editors ramiiy nnaer oDiiga tions to him last week by leaving at this office a goodly supply of the finest pieplant and lettuce- we have seen this season. Mr. Dent generally manages to produce. first class crops. ! . Where there is a creamery estab lished no farmer who is within a con venient distance of it need have to say that his butter would only sell for five cents a pound. He will get on a yearly average, at the rate of twenty cents a pound for batter, and have none of the work of making or market ing the butter. The opening of the new opera...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
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Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

liililliffl - ' . 1 ' ' - " OFFICIAL PAPER OP BARTON COUNTY. - ; VOLUME VI. GREAT BEND, KANSAS, THURSDAY, MAY 30, 1889. j NUMBER 6. V5 THE WOBLD AT LARGE. Nummary of the Daily News. TTASniNGTON NOTES. The treasury accountants bare com rpleted an estimate of the cash value of the currency, coin and securities turned over to Treasurer Huston by ex-Treasurer JHyatr, and find the total amount to be -$722, 000. (XX). The United States Senators who are in vestigating trade relations with Canada 'tave goue to Sitka, Alaska, to study the ;-seal question. The Chicago & Alton road, through .Manager ChappelL has given notice to "Chairman Walker, of the Inter-State Rail way Association, that itraust have a more equitable proportion of the live-stock and -grain traffic from the Missouri river to Chicago or it will at once take the matter into its. own hands and drop rates low -enough to secure business. . The Navy Department has completed .and soon will issue advertisements calling or propos...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

THE D.mT03 COP;iTY DEUOCMT. - W. r. 8TOXE, Editor Proprietor. . OmTBEND, - ' . . . KANSAS ' MY NEIGHBORS. Xi neighbors are honest, and 'quiet, snd meek; They are la the frame booses, just over the way; Not one of my neighbors a Quarrel will seek, . ; Nor invite; and they're made of tha com monest clay: They lie not, they sigh not; they eare not for any . Man, . woman or child .who inhabits this sphere; Sneer, is it not? amone all of the many " - Who bye here below, there is none to them dear. Their houses are all that my neighbors pos sess Bat their houses are wooden, not brown- stone, like mine; And my neighbors expenses and incomes are less - , Than would pay for a pint of the cheapest of wine I ' Bat they seem quite contented; I've watched them from here (Though watching one's neighbors la not quite the thing And they never watch me) year after year Through summer, and autumn, and winter, , and spring. . They are not slaves of fashion, or passion, I know, They drink not, they thi...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
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Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

the DADTon ccu:ity CEi:c:nAT. ' W. X. 0TOXX, ZAltor ft Proprietor. GREAT BEND. - - - KANSAS. white house; CVU rVr K 1 The EzMotlr Menslea Is FurnUaed with Twatjr-Two Timepiece. The people at the White House take note of time. They do it with twenty-, two fine eight-day clocks, not count ing the few ephemeral and cheap af faire whose active life with one wind ing is for a day only. - Every Thurs day a skillful clockman , from a store on Pennsylvania avenue goes ipto the White Houso and into every "room, and in nearly every one he winds a clock. He and the President are the only men who have Vhe undisputed entree to every apartment, pi.. the Executive Mansion.' Nobody knows how much the clocks cost, and one or two of -them have historical .associations which make them priceless. The skillful dock man who takes oare of them thinks the twenty-two clocks could not bo dupli cated for less than $1,000. : The most expensive of the tlme pieces is also the most ancient and h&s -the pretti...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

.tee bjmi :x::m -.heuocut. ' ' 17ILL E. STOKE, 5 (Office in Opera Block) , GREAT BEND. : KANSAS. PUBLISHED WEEKLY , TEEM OF 8UBSCEIPTX0N CASH. One year Six months.... Three montha... ...... .11.80 . .70 . -80 Entered as second class matter at the Ores Bend Kansas, postoffice. EwAll BdTertisemente or communications, to ob- tain an insertion in the Dkxocbat, most be nanaea i n by Wednesday noon of each week, at the very wen. r IN HOGS & HWEAT, CATTLE AND COBN, KANSAS IS KING! The new laws enacted by the Kansas legislature at its last session went into effect May 25. As there is littte good in them the fact that they are now in force is hardly worth mentioning. About 4 o'clock on the afternoon of the 28th, a small cyclone passed near Clements, a small town thirty-two miles west of Emporia, killing two persons and injuring many others. The republican papers of the coun try cant quit howling about the hang ing of the Bald Knobbers in Missouri, presumably because the arch Knobber was ...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

ESTABLISHED 1872. Pharmacist, Drugs, Paints, Glass, Books, Stationery and :- CORNER -LOTS.-: LOCAL SEWS. District court convenes Jane 4th. College commencement next week. All roads will soon lead to the harvest field. You will find a change in Hacker Bro's. ad this weak. This being a legal holiday, the banks are all cloaed. Marriage is not a mis-take when you marry a widow. Will Barton have a fair this fall? She certainly ought to. Barton county wheat has "no flies on it" nor bugs, either. Say, did it rain any, Monday night? I should sprinkle to soak. The new office for Supt. Grant is now ready for occupancy. Ladies should call at Hahn & Truesdell's for new millinery. Good girls for house work are a scarce quantity in Great Bend. The country south of the river is reported in a splendid condition. Does court convene here without a devorce suit. Echo answers, no. Our short story "In Menioriam," i a touching tribute to the departed soldiers. Several warm days last week made people ...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

'V 1862. EWP In th .. .J maiden knelt. i urain j un green blades over. With flattering heart ana anxious eje. Hunting a four- I leavea clover. - wywefc . jewel or gen - Seemed half so S Mr to her rision , . la that slender wand of palest green, . PropbeUe of lands elylan. , i - f - . with a Joyful cry ehe held the prize. "Oh I darling four-leaved clover t Wat bring my lover hack to me, i . When thls crnel war Is verr "Wilt thou" give him 'a sword, "and shoulder , . straps. And honor, and fame, oh! clover," Oive riches, and health, and bring him back When this cruel war is overr " " 1889. 0 - - a faded woman with streaks of gray Her scanty brown looks threading, t v In sorrow and loneliness took the way . Which many feet were treading. To honor the brave and noble dead With chaplet and wreath and emblem, , With roses, and daisies, and violets fair And lily-bells nodding and trembling. In a narrow grave, a flag at his head, 'Neath a simple stone she found him. No ho&ors, no fame, ...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

.i . FOREIGN .GOSSIP. In London the windows of private houses are washed by a limited liability company at the rate of eight cents a window. , . The discovery of a bit of gold in the gizzard of a duck recently killed on a farm in Forfarshire, Scotland, has been followed by the finding of gold-bearing quartz in the same neigh borhood. The new constitution of Japan is "described as "a government of the Emperor, for the Emperor, and by the Emperor." It no more resembles Magna Charta than a bat does an ele phant, and makes the government of Japan in reality a government of "I am," The climate of Afghanistan is so very dry that without irrigation noth ing can be grown below an elevation of 3,500 feet, at which point dew first begins to form- During the summer season the people live chiefly on mel ons, which are grown in such quan tities that sirup is made from them. The London pavements, which strike every visitor from this side of the water as so perfect, are receiving a tremendous amou...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

Ml MM COUHTY DEMOCRAT. - WILL E. STOKE, t XSciitor and Ix"Ojpxitx-, " (Office in Opera Block) GREAT BEND; : KANSAS BUSINESS CARDS. ATTORNEYS. DIFFEN BACHES,- D. A. BANTA DirrEHBiCHEE I BASIi, iClttorncys at I-a-cr 4 OSes in Allen-Hnbbard Block rooma t sad 11. nXO.CCOLE. EL.RIOK.C. COIX ,, County Attorney. OCXLiE BROTHERS, Iattorn eys at law Office In Court House. mm Counsel in German by Theo. C. Cote. ' I J. RICHCREEK, tUtornej at law and Notary Public, Office over Moss Grocery Store, MTV A T nTT'XTT IT A S J. H. JEKNTSON, Lttox?nc3'-a.t-Ijia'ra jQuick Farm Loans at Low Kates Missouri land3 to Exchange for Kansas lands. ROOMZ, MOSES BROS. BLOCK. D. J. NEWTON, NOTARY PUBLIC. T Ba-om 4 Moses Brcs. Block. r PIITSICIANS. A. Y. McCormick, Physician - and - Surgeon. J Office over Dodge's Hardware store, iorthwest cor. La Payette Park. ! GREAT BEND, - - KANSAS. SHAW h IIGHTFOOa:, riiiiiiii i tin imiinii . riu..u...ii8 m mmM, office, noons 2 AND 3, Moses Bros Block HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS. J...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

Barton County Democrat SUPPLEMENT. THURSDAY, MAY 30, 1889. . ADDITIONAL LOCAL. ' At Sterling the young people have formed a 'spooning club." At Great Bend each pair oT young people goes into the spooning business independ ently they don't need more than two in the affair. Miss Ijouie Frost, of Great Bend, arrived in the city last Saturday evening, and is the guest of Mrs. K. F. Bond. She will spend a week here visitnig her many friends. Sterling Champion. A change in the school laws fixes the date for holding the annual school meetings in various districts to the last Thursday in July, instead of June, as heretofore. At that time teachers will be employed to conduct schools for the ensuing term. A couple of traveling pugilists advertised to give a fisticuff exhibition at the new opera house, Tuesday night, "for the benefit of the O. O. band." The members ot the band have a hard time figuring out where the " benefit from such an entertain ment came in. The boys will not receive encou...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 May 1889

. w - arsons, or - noiaagtuj. 1 2iO 52. and all old soldier and Knna nf I a methocLoX in-J From the Dispatch - - Sewing: Machines Repaired. T I repair any make jof sewing, ma chines bring your machines to my residence or notify me through the mail. T. J. Funt,. Great Bend. Louie Zutavern returned last Thurs day morning from quite a visit in the east. He says that the crop showing of Kansas .is the talk wherever he went, and that it is conceded - that Kansas leads them all . Through Ohio, he says, the prospect for fruit was never better. We . learned too late for last week's issue that a well-known, 10 month married couple of our city had seperated. We hope by this time they have" reconsidered: the step they undoubtedly took hastily and have re turned to each other again. Think of the vows you took ..ten. months ago, young friends, and answer truthfully; Did you take them for fun? The guttersnipe's scribe overheard these remarks as he was "standing on the corner," from a . party of l...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 6 June 1889

- BARTON COUNTY , DEMOCRAT . - . OFFICIAL PAPER OF BARTON COUN JT. ' . , " VOLUME VI. GREAT BEND, KANSAS, THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 1889. , NUMBER 10. . t . . : THE WOBLD AT LARGE. Summary of the Daily News. WASHINGTON NOTES. A CABLEGRAM has been received at the Argentine legation in Washington stating tbat a treaty has been signed by the Gov ernments of Bolivia and the Argentine Republic, by which the differences be tween the two countries in regard to the boundary line between them had been satisfactorily adjusted. Several times during the past few years war was im minent between these twoSouth American republics over the boundary line dispute. Among the early callers on the President on the 28th were Senators Plumb and Manderson and Congressmen Kinsey, of .Missouri, and Anderson, of Kansas. Later the President gave a special reception to the members of the Swedenborgian con ference. A secret meeting of about eighty rep resen tal ire Republicans from all sections of Virginia who are opnos...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
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