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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 February 1888

f&OCAL 1VE fr "Tsnsrarss was tolerablv brisk Tues- a7- The Artillery Company is drilling almost nightly. Busn college is reported in a very prosperous condition. "With gravelled streets and electric liglns, Brenham will be fixed. Two sacks of flour -were stolen from the Santa Fe car the other night- Asionq the shrubbery planted in the courthouse yard Saturday are several pines. Ma. H. Fisher is having new and commodious ice vaults built at his establishment. The Central committee of the Mai- ITest association had a busy meeting 3klonday afternoon. Mr. H. Fisher went to Sealy Sat urday night and returned yesterday He will establish an ice house at that point What is the matter with the com ingLfity election? It is hardly more fTin a month off, and not a single candidatahas announced. - A citizen bf Brenham has called our attention to the prompt and business-like manner displayed by Miss Etta Alderson at the delivery -window of the Postoffice. The Leap-year ball to be given by the...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 February 1888

The Weekly Banner. Eiddlebeeqeb's desk in the senate was ornamented the other day with flowers. They were the gift of Irish admirers'for attacking the impend ing British treaty and denouncing the secret sessions of" the senate. The negro exodus boom to Cen tral and South America has busted.' It began"to fizzle when the republi can executive committee at Chicago a week or ttyo ago decided to accept the issues of the late war as settled. The cause, of Lord Dufferin's re signingihis position as vice-regent of India is said to be England's bloody and brutal course in Ireland, and it is intimated that he will be heard from on this subject later on in par liament. m Although over twice the size of Kansas City, St Louis papers are growing so jealous of its growth that they have quit expatiating on the dimensions of the Chicago girl's foot and are slinging mud at it with all their might. i 7. hi i The New York Sun and a few other cranks and 6orehead enemies of the president are at the botto...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 February 1888

,00 AL JVEWS. 5esd us the local happenings in : neighborhood. Che Santa Fe saloon has been tatod to a new coat of jpaint. Lei every citizen, in town resolve to make a success of the coming stockshow. The civil docket of the district court the ensuinsr term will be some larger than last fall The stock show if successful will be the biggest sort of an ader- tissment for Brenham. STEEEtrwork still 'jproceeds,. on an extensive scale. The mayor now hasa large bo'dy'ofi hands ?at work in the southern part of the city. The artillerymen drilled Thursday I night They are getting on fairly I ? . --U 4 . drill.., 9 The Santa Fe telecmiDh line is .be ing repaired, andjaibrce hastfjeen in irenham at work on them. New polel are being put in wherevef nec essary. - it .r" A spij-irDiffureJofjas-rancji j scene has been painted by a local artist TEjioHrays" western life' and scenery faithfully. It may be seen at the Grand Central Market. .Tin; T-.M. S..fL.ivill have .Rhelves constructed torJuie bookS...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 February 1888

THE CITY. Mirtos, Havo dissolved partnership and aro succeeded by LLoewenstein&Go. Who will continue business at the old stand, with an entirely new and well selected stock, at prices that wifl DEFY COMPETITION a list of which will be advertised shortly. With many thanks to our friends who have always given us their good w11l and patronage, we are, Yours very respectfully, J. S. NEWBOUER & BEO. The shooting gallery seems to be well patronized. The banks were closed yesterday in honor of "Washington's birthday. The day was very little observed otherwise, and'few knew that the day had come. No clue has yet heen found to the ' perpetrators of the Santa Fe robbery Sundaynight. Mr. Hoffmann is offering bargains - in the clothing line. He carries a stock, which for style and finish, can not be equaled in the city. Call and look at his goods. You will be pleased. The closest investigation fails to reveal any interest in municipal pol- itics. The little talk, that was lndulg ' ed iu...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 6 March 1890

-- &.gi'???h & SRENHAM WEEKLY VOLUME . XXV. BKENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, MARCH 63 1890. NUMBER 10 BANNER. H STATE KEWS. A board of trade has been or V''' ed it Henrietta and applied for A charter. A protracted meeting is in pro gress at the Methodist church in Cleburne. Andrew Gray, a barkeeper at Houston, attempted suicide by tak ing morphine. GeofeeE. Dilley, the newly ap pointed postmaster at Palestine, has jlaken possession. A new bank is to be started at "Waco to be known as the Commer cial National bank. R. D. Halbert's store at Rising Star was destroyed by fire last week Insured for 81500. At a meeting of citizens held at B'dlinger it was decided to build an cera house at once, - The state comptroller has regis tered 5000 worth of Rusk city im provement bonds. An epidemic of measles has taken -nasHession of Comanche since la grippe took its departure F. C. Greer and Miss Cloe Jones fceloped from Sherman and were mar Frted at the house of a friend. -The Johnson County Par...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 6 March 1890

The Weekly Banner Terms. Lecal and transient advertise Kients insertedat one dollar per square of one inch for first insertion, and fitly cents per square tor eacn suDsequeut insertion. Obituary notices inserted at half price. OTJK AGEXTS. , Jomr F. Wzibtjsch, Burton, Texas. F. JL Gretfin-, Lyons, Tesas. Jo Mikkski, Wesley, Texas. Entered as second class matter at Tost Office PUBLISHED DAILY A2TD WEZKLY.) Weekly, 2 a year, in advance. Anybody contemplating a divorce can wait until the world's fair is held ait Chicago and kill two birds with one stone. The system ol voting at primary elections must como sooner or later, and the sooner the better. It is death to ring manipulation. Empeeok William's bait didn't . atch the laboring men, judging by f.rti -number of socialists elected to -parliament the other day. An exchange says that a test of strawberry culture is being made at Sealy. 'Test'' is good. Strawberries can be raised successfully anywhere iu Texas. Dallas proposes to build a...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 6 March 1890

'r IiOCAL NEWS IBrexham ought to Lave a fire alarm system to be rung from differ (ent quarters of the city at the same time. .j 3rn. A. J. Eobeksok disposed of a half-dozen more of his fine porkers Saturday to Messrs. "Fisher & Wcis, the butchers. Three suits filed to the March term of the district court have been compromised and dismissed since! they were filed, and the prospects) are good for three moro being com-! promised. Messrs. 0. L. Eddis, Joe Fischl, W. B. Garrett and J. D. Campbell attended justice court at Grecnvino on Saturday. They report a lijht docket. Only one civil suit was tried, and no criminal business was disposed of. Mr. H. A. Cordhat, architect and builder, has a card in this issue, to t vhich wo call attention. Mr. C. is a first-class mechanic and completes all work undertaken according to contract, guaranteering satisfaction in eveiy instance. Mr. T. D. Matchett, living out on West Main street, had two hens etolen from his place on Vednesday night. It wa...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 6 March 1890

The Weekly Banner. J. o, O. H. RANKIN, Proprietor. P. GARRETT. Editor. Thursday, March 6, 1890. Judge Norman G. Killeell is said to Lave congressional aspirations over in his district. Florence Gesald and her Silver Kimr comnanv have concelled the balance of their Texas dates and : turned to New Orleans. A tramp prize-fighter was tried last week in Dallas on a charge of vagrancy and was acquitted. Dallas is rapidly coming to the front in an unenviable wav. Hawes, the wife and child mur derer of Alabama, who was the cause of ,the Birmingham riot, has been executed at last. He confessed his crime on the gallows, i in Mr. m "Watson proprietor of the Eosedale Nurseries, is reported to have lost 1000 in Mareschal Niel roses alone by-the freeze last week, not counting deciduous plants. SLuob Moses Austin Bryan, of this city, contributes nearly four columns to Sunday's Fort "Worth Gazette of his life reminiscences, which will be continued in nest Sun day's paper. At a joint democratic cauc...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 6 March 1890

m Vv i LOCAL NEWS Mahcii began in way. the traditional Eev. Oscar Samuel, of Prairie Hill Lad three large loads of hay on the market Monday. A 2-egeo woman, the wife of Mexican tenant on Warnecke's place out on Bocky, died on Sunday even T. Jacobs, of Chappell Hill, mourns the loss of a valuable horse, and was in the city on Monday in search of the animaL Tpu opening of the March term of the district courton Monday brought a considerable rowd to town, and most of the merchants 'reported trade good. Tho late foeeze.has created a con- siderablo'ljqom in the' garden seed market Several parties were inqui ring for seed on Monday and they were found to be exceedingly sqarce. The yonng men of the Germania society will tender a complimentary hop this evening at the Germania hall to Mr. Edward Hoffmann, and bride tnd Mr. 0. W. Winkelmann and bride. The Brenham Field Artillery moved their Gattling guns into their new -armory on Thursday afternoon and now the stars and, stripes float from ..a...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 6 March 1890

The Weekly Banner. J. O. RANKIN, Proprietor. O. H. P. GABBETT, JJdltor. Thurcdny, March 6, 1890. The mrjers which desire to be classed in Jino with the advanced thinkers among the Texas press had better declare themselves nt once in favor of primaries. The Globe-Democrat is in favor of the admission of New Mexico into the union. As New Mexico is a democratic territory it may safely be taken for granted that there is a bug under the chip somewhere. Tabis, Bordeaux, Lyons. Mar seilles and the principal cities of France will celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the establishment of the retmblic on a macnincent "icale on the 4th of next September. Dallas indignantly refuses to re ?eive- an appropriation of $100,000 from congress to make repairs on the present federal building, andde- mands aii appropriation of a cool mil lion dolhns. Asking for is one thing and recieving another. The voice of ihe Giddings Voice is no longer heard in the land. Its publication has been suspended, and it...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 6 March 1890

ES1 Kgy (P - ft & t FARM Affl) GARDEN. IN THE INTERESTS OF FARMERS ANp STOCK 3R0WERS. Winter recdin: Structures (or Cattle A Convenient anil Economical Manner. Teeclins TrouKln for Barnj-arda That Prevent YFasto or Fodder. For feeding cattle a diversity of models is adopted, including the mangers for re ceiving the- contents of the silo or other chopped feed, and feeding racks in barn yjrds and under sheds. For securing them i:t their stalls a halter is recom mended by many, as allowing the ani mals moro liberty to turn about, but rendering them more liable to come in contitt u itli their droppings. fcv ZFT-? T ii.tr 'VL COXVEMTNT MAXQEK. Many prefer the sliding halter (see cut), and others again select the swing ing stanchions which are gradually coming into use. The manger represented in the first sketch bhould have a bottom eight or ten inches higher than the floor the animals stand on. for convenience to the animal and for economy for the food Many farmers still allow their ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 6 March 1890

i r I)CALNEWS. Flattened Against Ills Skull. Charley Johrson, a colored boot black sixteen or eighteen years of age, the son of Ambrose Johnson, who follows the occupation of a gar dener, was accidentally shot at the chili and tamale stand kept by Frank Collins on West Sandy street, next to Dr. Williamson's brick building, yesterday at noon, just after the northbound Santa Feand westbound Central passenger trains had pulled out. The necrro bov went to the place and ordered a plate of chili, which was handed out to him, and while young Collins was cutting a slice of bread to go with the chili the pistol, a thirty-eight caliber, was in some manner discharged and the ball struck and flattened againft the boys skull to the right and just where the forehead begins to recede. It imbedded itself under the skin and was cut out by Dr. Ed Becker. The surface of the ball which struck the skull was as smooth as a billiard table and as flat as a pancake. Char ley suffered no unpleasant effects, ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 13 March 1890

v PRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. 'VOLUME XXV. BREKHAM, TEXAS, THUBSDAY, MARCH 13, 1S90. NUMBER 11 4 STATE NEWS, Measles of a severe type is pre vailing in Robertson county. Two ice factories are in process of construction at New Birmingham. G. W. Laudermilk, one of Hearne's oldest and most respected citizens, is dead. The oat crop in Grayson county has been seriously affected by the ate frosts. t Four new business brick build ings are in process of erection at C&ddings. i The rock quarries of Jasper bounty are beginning to attract con siderable attention. p The Knights and Ladies of Honor at Sealy will have an anniver sary celebration. I The grand jury of Colorado 'countv has returned twentv-one in- fdictments, all being for felonies. D. J. Cater, of Loveladv. Hous ton county, announces as a candidate for state treasurer. A $6,000 opera house and $50,- 000 bank are amonsr the recent im- j provements at Llgin. i . The charter of the Waco arte sian water power display company has been for...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 13 March 1890

f The Weekly Banner Texms. Legal and transient advertue laents inserted at one dollar per marc of one inch for first insertion, arid fifty cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices inserted at half price. OUR AGENTS. John F. 'Weibuscii, Burton, Texas. F. H. Griffc.-, Lyons, Texas. Jo Mikeski, Wesley, Texas. Entered a second class matter at Post Office PtJBLISUID BAILT AXD WEEKLY.) "Weekly. 2 s year, in advance. The Philadelphia Times says Old Bill Chandler, although from a small state, about fits it, and manages to make noise enough for a senator of full size. The Illinois democrats -n ill make the fight of their lives this year to capture the state legislature and elect General John M. Palmer to the United States senate. A negro was shot at Eockdale the other day for trying to enforce social equality by going into a restaurant and eating at the same table with white folks. Moral: Bettor let social equality alone. . The organs of Attorney-General Hogg for the ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 13 March 1890

t LOCAL JSTEWS Death of Jas. K. Sinter. Mr. James E. Slater, whoso death as foreshadowed in the morning paper, died at his residence :'"i this city at 11:40 o'clock on Friday night W Bright's disease of the kidneys, aged fifty-sis years, one month and fourteen days. The deceased was a native of Alabama, having been born in Mobile. He was married twice, his second wife being Mrs. Shep herd, the mother of Mrs. BolingEl-ja unage, 01 ims cny. xuey "ejBlfew months ago there was on'y one married in Montgomery, Ala., moved to Mobile, and came from that city to Brenham in 18G8. Short ly, after moving to this city Mr. Sir ter engaged in the mercantile busi ness, afterwards bu'H the Peabody House and kept hotel. He was operator for the Western Union Telegraph company in Brenham for t5i years and kept his office ii the hotel. Ho quit the employ of the company a little over a year ago, frj)m which time he had been an in valid up to his death. The deceased enjoyed fine educational advantages in ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 13 March 1890

1 The Weekly Banner. J. O. KANKIN. Proprietor. O. H. P. OAKKETT, Editor. Thursday, March 13, 1890. The English papers are engaged in a heated discussion as to whether ladies should ride man fashion. To the Dallas News: Please let us know when you get that appropria tion for a million-dollar federal.build ing. - The city elections in Various towns of the state are approaching nearer and nearer, but appear to be exciting very little interest. The czar of Eussia is believed to he the largest individual land-owner in the world. He recently pur chased a single tract of land larger than Texas. Geoboe Fbancis Teak proposes to make the trip around the world in sixty days. For goodness sake give hini all the rope he wants, and don't anybody try to head him off. Efforts are being made by the friends of E. L. Harper, president of the "busted" Fidelity bank, of Cincinnati, to have his sentence re duced from ten to five years. The Bankee lis in receipt of tho thirteenth annual report of the pro ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 13 March 1890

I J LOCAL NEWS The criminal docket will be taken up in the district court on nest Monday. There are at present hvo prison ers and four lunatics confined in the county jail. New Teak's creek was reported out of banks late Tuesday after noon from the heavy rain. The "Our Crowd' club had an en joyable party at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Murphy last Friday evening. The tax-payers of "Washington county -will have to pay next to nothing for jury fees at this term of the district court. The bad weather has interfered to a considerable extent with the meet ings of Eevs. Abe Mulkey and Bur nett, the evangelists. The county assessor and his depu ties are still engaged in taking assessments of real and personal property in the different precincts. Charley Johnson, the colored bootblack whose skull proved bullet-proof, now admits that the shoot ing of him by Frank Collins was ac cidental. The lecture by Mr. Burnett at the tent meeting for men only on Mon day night was pronounced by man...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 13 March 1890

JUjA The Weekly Banner. J. o, O. H. KANKIN, Proprietor. P. GABBETT, Editor. Thursday, March 13, 1890. If ihe world's fair is held it ought not to lecehe an appropriation from congress. The czar lias received a letter from a woman threatening dire disaster to him if he doesn't abandon his reac tionary policy. ! Candidates are still announcing for office in different counties throughout the state "thick as au tumnal leaves that strew the brooks in Vallambrosia.'' The Banxek is in receipt of the initial number of the Thornton Herald, a sprightly little weekly p- tier, at the masthead of which the name of Jas. A. Greer appears as editor. The most farcical investigation ever set on foot in congress is the one in which it is sought to ascer tain how the proceedings of the se cret sessions of the senate get into print There is a strong probability that if the world's fair is held at all it will be postponed until 1893. The Chicago papers are already asking for further time in which to get ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 13 March 1890

V v 1 -4? ' MM AND GABDEN. OF INTEREST TO CULTIVATORS OF LARGE AND SMALL FARMS. How to Make Straw Mats, with Directions for Using Them on Hives in Winter Oat Crop of the Country Trapping Ground Holes, Sonio of our most successful apiarists, among whom maybe mentioned Charles F. Muth and Dadant & Son, both recom mend and use 6traw mats over the brood nest in winter, to slowly pass the moist ure of tho hive and retain its heat. These mats are similar to those used over hotbed sash by gardeners, and aro quite simple and easily made. Bees wintered out of doors in many localities nsod protection, as our readers know. Ithas been claimed by most bee keepers that tho chaff hive 13 not sufficiently portable for convenient use where bee keeping is carried on on a larg-e scale. HO. 1. UAKTXO STRAW MATS. Wo are indebted to American Bee Journal for the illustrated description here given for making the straw mats and placing them on the hives. Un broken rye straw makes tho best mats, but the ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 13 March 1890

mssmm LOCAL KEWS. Jim Williams Brought Up. Deputy Sheriff Teague, who went down to Houston night before last after Jim Williams, returned with his prisoner on the noon train yes terday and he is now behind the bars of the "Washington county jail. "Williams is the negro who is charged with killing a young German farmer named Max Brenner on the road be tween Burton and Greenvine one evening last fall, and who was cap tured at Bryan by Sheriff Dever while in the employ of Sells Broth er's circus and was taken to the Har ris county iail lor sale-Keeping. The facts of the killing are doubt less fresh in nearly everybody's mind, and as the case is soon to be tried and it may serve to retard jug. tice and cause delay m securing a jury, the Bakxeb will not publish them pedding a trial. Yesterday evening the reporter called on Jim Williams in jail in company with Mr. Estes, the jailor, to see if the prisoner could be induced to make an admission or confession. But it was impossible to secure...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
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