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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 5 March 1887

V m WJXU f FRAMFORT ROUNDABOUT Entered otthe post office nt Frankfort Kentucky as second class mailable mutter GEORGE A LEWIS Editor sic FRANKFORT MARCH B 1887 - TIME TABLE TRAINS EAST No 18 leaves Frankfort 1003 n m No 22 leaves Frankfort 503 p m No 20 leaves Frankfort 947 p m No 24 arrives Frankfort 800 p m TBAIKS WEST No 28 leaves Frankfort f45 a ra No 17 leaves Frankfort 81B a m No 21 leaves Frankfort 1BB p m No 19 leaves Frankfort 450 p m Trains No 23 and No 21 make connec tion for Cincinnati Nos 28 and 21 con nect at Anchorage for Shelbyville Death of Mrs Elizabeth Smith Hodges The news of the death of this elegant and accomplished lady will spread general sadness among the older citizens of this community for it was in this city that she was raised and lived so long as the mistress of the old fashioned Ken tucky home where she and her be loved husband dealt out with no grudging hand a generous hospi tality This sad event took place at the home of her daughter Mrs Mary T Page ...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 5 March 1887

m i FKANKPORT ROUNDABOUT FRANKFORT MARCH 6 188 Mr Ed Lillis was awarded the contract to keep the Work house for the next year by the City Council on Monday afternoon Mr Will S Richardson of this county and Miss Ida Turner of Shelby county will be married at the home of the bride on Tues day next the 8th inst Mr Milton Burch Postmaster at Georgetown died on Saturday He had only been in office since September Another door for hungry patriots to walk in at Col Thos B Ford Clerk of the United States Court moved in and took possession ol lus new quarters in the south east corner of the second floor of the new Government Building on Monday Mr Robt B Franklin former ly of this city but now of the firm of Franklin Clay real estate agents of St Paul Minn arrived here on Saturday on a flying visit to his parents and left on Monday evening Uncle Milton Tracy and wife celebrated their diamond wedding at the Pea Ridge School house on Sunday Rev T N Arnold who was the officiating minister on the ...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 5 March 1887

s W IV V Pi J - o V i y - t M j c JN HOC SIGNO VINCES ADDRESS OK GOVERNOR J PROCTER KNOTT Delivered at the Dedication of the Masonic Temple at Mays vllle on Tuesday Feb ruary 22 1887 Sir Knights Ladies and Gentle- men Man was never designed to be a more groveling isolated animal He is animated by far higher and nobler impulses than the mere instinct which impels the brute to act that it may gratify the crav ings of its own sensuous appetites He is endowed with faculties as infinite in their powers of compre hension and as illimitable in their capacity for improvement as the universe itself He thinks he remembers he reasons he antici pates He is continually aspiring to something higher and better and constantly contriving to ele vatc and improve his condition He communicates his thoughts emotions and aspirations to others and makes himself the t beneficiary of their experience and wisdom Companionship sympathy and assistance are as essential to his moral and intel lectual development...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 5 March 1887

mmssBBBBmmmsmaaammmm In our last Issue appeared what purported to be the proceedings of an educational mass meeting held in Lexington on the 22d of February in which Prof J D Pickett Superintendent of Public Instruction was spoken of in a disrespectful manner by the writer lhe article came in during our absence from the city and we did not see it until it appeared in the paper else the objectionable por tion would have been eliminated We do not indorse the sentiments of our correspondent as Prof Pickett is a high toned honorable gentleman for whom we entertain the highest regard At the meeting of the Franklin County Bible Society held at the Southern Presbyterian Church on Sunday evening all the old officers were re elected for another year with the exception that Mr Jas N Miles was made a member of the Executive Committee from the Christian Church in place of Mr C C Furr The collection amounted to j6 Rev Dr J T ftendrick will preach at the Southern Presbyte rian Church in South Fra...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 5 March 1887

fe i ft- wv w M lv A lie IP A 8giffSKgy5ragi ijffijpnqnr FRANKFORT ROUNDABOUT A Diamond Wedding Dear Editor We look upon birth marriage and death as the three cjreat events of this life The heathen philoso pher Plato taught the doctrine of the immortality of the soul and Annihilationism comes into the church doctrine with the adoption of only half of this heathen philos ophy in thus beginning the soul with the body Hence we find many leading minds attempting to revive the old doctrine of Metem psychosis Should we allow our selves this mysterious doctrine then the introduction into this life might be made to bear a close re semblance to its departure for in the transition we could contem plate in both sadness and joy in termingled in the farewell scene and the scene of the welcome as in death the bow in the cloud brilliantly illuminating the old with the new Memory furnishes us with a happy illustration of this blessed ness of the dying followed hard by with bereavement crushing down...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 12 March 1887

W Volume X A barrels of whisky The Frankfort Roundabout GEORGE A LEWIS Publisher STUPENDOUS The steamer Hibernia passed up the river on Sunday last loaded down to her guards with a miscel laneous cargo and returned to Louisville Monday with a big trip m C G Hockinsmith administra tor of Wesley A Gaines deceas ed sold at public auction on Mon day 24 shares of stock in the Frankfort Peaks Mill turnpike for 2 50 per share m Wm Murphy who has for many years been Constable in the Forks of Elkhorn magisterial dis trict resigned last Monday and Frank French was appointed to succeed him Frank will make a good one A large crowd appeared on the streets last Monday it being court day The usual number of swaps were made in trading alley and several horses were offered for -sale but prices ranged too high for the times and consequently few sales were made m Within the last two weeks sever al companies of laborers both white and black and carts and mules and wagons have passed through the city en...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 12 March 1887

t -- v 31 jjWV Wr 9Tf Dress Goods Personals Hon Attilla Cox was in the city on Thursday Miss Lillie Choate is visiting in Mercer county lion J M Posey was in the city on Wednesday Miss Nettie Pryor is visiting friends in this city Mr and Mrs J A Coons are visit ing in Danville Ivy Miss Cordie Jeffers is visiting friends in Lexington Mr Richard Godson of Midway was in the- on Friday A A Duvallof Harvieland spent several days in the city Mr Jos LeCompte on Wednesday returned to Lexington Col Ed Ilogan of Louisville was in the city on Tuesday Hon E T Lillard of Jessamine was in the city Wednesday Rev J McC Blayney made a visi to Louisville on Tuesday Mr C II Hoyt of Detroit Mich was in this city this week Mr J T Deakins made a business trip to Louisville on Tuesday Miss Todd Saffell has returned from a visit to friends in Versailles Miss Una Marshall leaves to day for a visit to friends in Midway Capt Thos G Poore made a Hying trip to Louisville on Tuesday Mr W A Sudduth of Flemings bu...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 12 March 1887

TI Horse Notes fJJWl VVTV Goliah is choice favorite for the Kentucky Derby Look out for the dark ones The great three-year-old Tre mont is favorite in the Suburban Handicap the odds arc 15 to I against him Mr Hiram Berry has named his fast trotting filly Nellie Orbison rnd she is a beauty that will be placed in the much coveted 230 list Frank Siddalls has offered 125 oco for Maud S Mr Bonner says there are some things that money wont buy and Maud S is one of them The horse who goes under the string first will be the one handed the little silken bag that contains his earnings and it will go to his owner It is the opjnion of people here abouts that there will be no race between Montana Regent and Vo lante as it looks like an advertis ing scheme for Memphis only Mr R C Church bought for Church Brothers from E M Drum of Versailles the bay mare by Crittenden dam by Mambrino Transcript She is in foal to Elverton Mr Mike Collins on Tucsdav shipped to his brother Con Col lins at Hot Springs...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 12 March 1887

M FRANKFORT RO UN DA ROUT Entered at the post office nt Frankfort Kentucky as second class mailable mutter GEORGE A LEWIS Editor axid F vatelielier FRANKFORT MARCH 12 1887 Deatli of Hon Joseph H Gardner Our community was shocked on Monday evening by the announce ment that Hon Joseph H Gard ner of Magoffin county had died at the residence of Mr M H P Williams sr of apoplexy Mr Gardner had spent the day in Frankfort mingling with the crowds of people assembled on the street to many of whom he was well known and had announced himself in a short speech at the Court house as a candidate for Lieutenant Governor He ap peared to be a man in robust health and felt no complaint until about 5 oclock in the evening when a sense of dizziness came over him and his senses became confused Dr Hume was hastily summoned who in company with Dr James hastened to the bed side of the sufferer and discerned that life was fast fleeting The elec tric battery was applied but it fail ed to revived him and at h...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 12 March 1887

The river is on a boom but not high enough to impede navigation The packets are all running on time with plenty to do Our city has been alive with strangers the past week horsemen cattle buyers mule buyers and speculators of all kinds They find this to be a good market R E Gaines Esq has receiv ed propositions from parties who are anxious to commence the man ufacture of his improved steam pressure regulator This inven tion by Frankfort genius i3 bound to find a place among the improve ments of the mechanical world The advertisement of Messrs Light Claassen as plumbers gas and steam fitters will be found in another column Both of these gentlemen are practical mechanics o considerable experience and their promptness and attention to business will insure a fair share of the public patronage in this impor tant line of business W H Murray on Wednesday swore out a warrant against Mr W Craik superintendent of the Frankfort cemetery charging him with trespassing on the cemetery grounds by p...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 12 March 1887

W lWlnfllfcfi o The nlslit of Kiilltimcoous doom IK jilciwd by Hopes bright ray 1ov comet h In the morning when The Lena begin to lay Full soon the hash hoiiso omelet To all shall seem to say Ovliiosltlon liutli httln Tlio hens begin to lay No longer shall gravolent And senile egm hold muivj Fnfilnth emancipate ns when The hens legln to lay The former who lias fed his fowls A pock apiece per day The season through rejolceth now Tho hens b gin to lay Poor stok folk who for fresh laid egu Allwlnttr had to prav Find their petitions answered now 1 iu hens begin to lay lie glad and spread the Joyful news Fresh eggs liaVe com to stay For with u U The hens begin to lay M N R Tlie Closing HourH crress and tlie tional Bill More than 2000000 citizens of the United States a large portion of whom arc voters have petition ed this Congress for the passage of the Educational Hill Over 100000 of these requests were over autograph signatures while others have been presented collectively from Nationa...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 12 March 1887

TIME TABLE T1IAINH EAST No 18 lenvcs Frankfort 1003 n m No 22 lnvc3 Frankfort p m No 20 Icnvi n Frankfort 017 p in No 21 nrrives Frnnkforl 800 p m THAINH WHBT No 23 lonvcft Frnnkfort fit 15 n m No 17 leaves Frnnkfort 815 n m No 21 lenvt 8 Frnnkfort 155 p m No 15 leaves Frnnkfort 450 p m TrninH NosT nnd No 21 mnke connec tion for Cincinnnti Nos 23 nnd 21 con nect nt Anchorntfo for Sholbyvillo Prospecting for natural gas has been exciting much interest in this city and community this week A number of stockholders of the Economic Gas light Company accompanied by an expert from Pittsburg visited the old gas well at Stcdmantown where a fine pros pect for petroleum was discovered The City Council has granted per mission to the same company to re open the old gas well on High rtreet but upon opening the well a rock that had been placed over the tubing had become removed and the opening filled with mud and fragments of stone Work men immediately proceeded to clean this out and the expert wi...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 12 March 1887

8 FRANKFORT ROUNDABOUT iT n i jowi aHd greens Siting Chickens haVd arrived Ndtv ficiiepoint hold ydur grip Farm Work progressing rapidly the irripToverrlcnt business booming Miss Alma Scofield lids bdcil itl Louisville this week Mr B K Wttdd madd a brief trip to LoUisville this week Billie Arhlstrdng lias been on the sick list for a Week or two Little tfal ry Roberts who has been siek for some days is better Miss Mary Miller who has been sick for a week or two still re mains quite feeble Mr Ed Garner of East St Louis 111 has returned home from a visit to friends in this vicin ity Mr F M Scofield lost on last Monday by death his fine cow Pansy valued at 200 A serious loss Mrs Florence Crockett and two Children of Louisville have re turned home from a visit to rela tives in this town Mr R A Hancock traveling salesman for the firm of J F Wel ler Co grocers Louisville was in the village this week Mrs Ella Ford of Pittsburg Penn and Mrs Dr A Neat of New Albany Ind were the guests of Mrs ...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 19 March 1887

Volume X The Frankfort Roundabout GEORGE A LEWIS Publisher STUPENDOUS DEVOTED TO LOCAL AND SOCIETY NEWS FRANKFORT KY MARCH 19 1887 Z o SELECT TERMS ONE DOLLAR FER YEAR Number 27 FROM AN INSPECTION INCURS NO OBLIGATION TO BUY Our Spring stock of Foreign and Domestic Woolens Furnishing Goods and Hats is now arriving Our constant aim is to keep the Finest and Best at the Lowest Prices An inspection is desired Apnts TROY LAUNDRY Dayton 0 w T Collars and Guffs done up equal to now Work guaranteed EDUCATIONAL Mr Pierce has a good private school at Peaks Mill Mr Tom Stiver is tlie pedagogue at Antioch at present Miss Ida S iiiones will commence a three months school in the Lewis district about the 1st of April Miss May Bieon one of the county teacheis left laH Monday for Sedalia Mo on a vi it The Teachers Association met last Sat urday in the city school building and held very inteiesting meeting lrnf Leis lecture on arithmetic was splendid We are sorry that every teacher an the county did...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 19 March 1887

3 ur Lwj The contract for rebuilding the workshops in the penitentiary has not been let as yet The bids were opened but as parties from Jeffersonville Indiana were the lowest bidders who proposed to give Indianians as bondsmen no award was made lor tne reason that in case they failed to comply with their contract the Commis sioners would have to go out of the State to bring suit against them r5595 Dress Goods Mr D M Woodson of this county civil engineer is locating the line of the new railroad be tween Georgetown and Midway Mr Robert Herrmann has sold out his shoe store in this city to Mr Gorman and left yesterday with his family for Louisville to reside A new turnpike is to be built from the LeCompte Run and Owenton turnpike in Scott coun ty to North Fork or Switzer in this county to be called the Til ford anil North Fork pike A tobacco barn on the farm of Rev Thomas J Stevenson near Switzer this county containing a large crop of tobacco belonging to Messrs Arnold Wollum tenants on...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 19 March 1887

Old Farmer Joimson The following lines worewrltten by little Pnttlo Dohnnimti of Iiulepentlunco Missouri grand daughter or tho Into Win M Todd ot this city Tliollttloono Is butclocn years of age nnd If her poetic liicllniitlons Inereaso with her years she will ot become n brilliant writer Said old farmer Johnson Im going to town To buy my wife Uoty A new Sunday gown Then Into his bug The old former got And drove Into town In u Jolly Jog trot As tho old farmer Went Joggtnx along Io sang to himself A nice llttlo song He thought to himself As Ive heard said Ill buy her a gown Of bright blue or red As he continued To sing his old sonnet Ho said to himself Ill buy her a bonnet So the old farmer Drove slowly up street Bowing and smiling To tho friends he would meet Up to tho storo lie drovo his old mnre letting out quickly He hitched her with care Then Into tho store With a light heart ho stepped To seo where tho dresses And bonnets were kept After some tlmo was spent In looking around Ti...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 19 March 1887

- 1 1 li r life ilffWrafflffltiifiiMlMllfiBMBlM fttj H KRAMFORT KOUNMBUIIT f Pwic instruction a Kntored ut the post office nt Frankfort Kentucky s sccond clats mailable matter REORGE A LEWIS BdLtioc aaacL Z Dblielier FRANKFORT MARCH 10 1887 -- TIME TABLE XHAINB EAST No 18 lenves Frnnkfort 1003 n m No 22 leaves Frnnkfort 505 p m No 20 leaves Frnnkfort 047 p m No 24 arrives Frnnkfort 800 p m TRAINS WEST No 23 lenves Frnnkfort 54f n m No 17 lenves Frnnkfort 815 n m No 21 lenves Frankfort 155 p m No 10 lenves Frnnkfort 450 p m Trains No 23 nnd No 21 mnke connec tion for Cincinnnti Nos 23 nnd 21 con nect nt Anchorage for Shelbyville TheKUOut of the Fight Meeting Mr das H Stoll attorney for the Kentucky Union Railroad on the train Thursday morning we asked what his road was doing if it was still coquetting with Bourbon and Clark counties or had frozen to Lexington He re plied that the Union would cer tainly go to Lexington and those counties would have to take care of themselves So one gr...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 19 March 1887

FttANKFORT ROUNDABOUT FRANKFORT MARCH 1ft 1887 Rev G 1 toagbv 1ms returned home and will fill his pulpit at the Daptist Church to morrow morn ing and evening Now is the time to set hens and you should read the adver tisement of Mr L 13 Marshall in another column Mr Thomas Rodman jr gro cer made an assignment Satur day to Mr James M Saffell for the benefit of his creditors The Board of Trade will meet in regular monthly session in the Council Chamber on Monday evening next at 730 oclock A full attendance of the members is desiscd The first division of the Womans Exchange of the Meth odist Episcopal Church will fur nish for to day Saturday Place of sale one door north of Le Comptes drug store Master Joe Cromey is again at his old post at the livery stable of Mr R C Church after an absence of six months Joe is polite and accommodating and very popular with the patrons of the establish ment The Kentucky Central Railroad will sell round trip tickets for one fare from Lexington to Covingt...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 19 March 1887

s Letter From Florida 0uAXtx Vij March 71887 Dear Jioumhtttout Yesterday was the day for inc to write but being busy getting in a car load of flour and getting out some orders was prevented In fact after getting through I was too tired to write and did not take my evening Walk This morning after drumming the town and writing several busi ness letters I commenced this to friends at home It is for friends alone thai induces me to write and I usually d it with pleasure bur this morning my pen seems to drag The climate now is splendid have not had a cloudy day for sev eral weeks I am enjoying it but my mind is continuously running homeward Home has always been i dear spot to me not the little piece of ground but the dear ones connected with that little piece of ground If I had them all with me perhaps 1 would in time feel as though this was my home Florida has done a great deal for me I have not gained much in flesh but in feelings I have gained several hundivd pounds and at present I s...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Frankfort roundabout. — 19 March 1887

TWfT1BTF gfiyyyrr Letter from Minnesota St Paul March 7th 188 To the Editor of the Roundabout Being a constant reader of your paper I have not failed to notice that for some time past you have been giving to your readers many interesting letters from the land of sunshine and flowers I have also seen frequent Commu nications from other points far re moved from my old Kentucky home but never have I seen a direct communication from this young but rapidly growing and golden North west I want through the columns of your paper to say something lo your readers touching the history and wonderful improvement of this grand section of our country but I feel that my first duty is to the land of my birth So this epistle shall be devoted to items of interest and of the greatest impor tance to those who dwell amontr the rugged hills and beautiful val leys of my native county Here after it shall be my pleasure to tell them of the advantages offered by this the home of my adoption I love Frankfort a...

Publication Title: Frankfort Roundabout, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
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