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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 March 1890

t Memorial of the "Washington County Bar on the Death of Hugli 31. LewU. Following is the report of the com- mittee appointed by the bar associa- tion to prepare suitable resolutions on the death of Hugh II. Lewis county clerk of "Washington county: 1 To J. T. Swearingen Esqr. Chairman &c. The undersinged who were ap- pointed to make some expression to this meeting of the members of the bar of "Washington County in Teffard to the death-of Hugh M. Lewis beg leave to report as follows: Hugh M. Lewis died at his resi dence in the city of tsrennam Wash- ington Countv Texas on Monday March 10 1890 at 2 o'clock p. m. He was born in Brenham June 19 1846. His father was Asa M. Lewis who for a long time was a practicing lawyer in "Washington County and was well known throughout the state of Texas for his ability and integrity; and his mother was the daughter of Nathan Browning a prominent and wealthy citizen of this county about forty years ago. During the war between the states although...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 March 1890

J. O. RANKIN Proprietor. O. H. P. GAKBETT. Editor. Thursday March 20 1890. That recent special edition of the Houston Herald is receiving a lot of merited compliments. i" Bosque Citizen: There are thous- ands of men in Texas saying but lit- tle about politics who would like to see Seth Shepard made governor. SoiiEBOBV has sent Mrs. Harrison a neat blank-book with the re- quest that she make a note in it of all the bright sayings of Baby McKee. The attorney-general of Ohio rules that because a woman is not a quali- fied voter she is therefore ineligi ble to hold the office of a notary public. The Banker joins in with the late grand jury in congratulating the good people of Washington county on the material decrease of crime in our midst. t i The News-Post war is about over. The saddest incident of tha little episode was the playing false and desertion of "Cousin Kienzi" by "Cousin Can."' John Wanamakeb was afraid to como South himself but like many another coward hides behind his wif...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 March 1890

Aiiioic Ian torn exhibition by a traveling outfit was given at Blinn college last Friday night. There aro a few new cases of measles among the colored people of Camptown one or two of which are considered serious. THE.Supreme court at Galveston has affirmed the decision of the lower court in the case of Strove vs. Graham minors appealed from this county. Messes. A. & H. Harrison have put up a private burglar alarm sys- tem in their stoie which Abe the senior member of the firm invented himself. Me. Fred Fisher who went to St. Louis several days'ago with a lot of fine beeves returned Sunday evening. Ho brings a lot of fine Missouri horses with him. The Aransas Pass Beacon gave Mr. Frank Robertson of this city a big send-off on the occasion of his visit to that future great of the southwestern gulf coast last week. The work of laying off and beauti- fying the Hebrew cemetery by the Hebrew Benevolent society has be- gun and several trees will be plant ed. This cemetery called "Hebr...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 March 1890

rP.. KTf-rr-rr-r RimCT.! : U Li Vionn discovered ink vv E.rri.j-.i ij.""- Mor biutu " IiT.t nWnn rpbiI oil. which is essen- I tially and exclusively a southern pro- J. G.tANKIN Proprietor. O. H. P. GABKETT. Editor. Thursday March 20 1890. r. ... :!;. nf t.ho statue Gen. Uoherfc E- Lee will take place at Eichmond Va. on the 29th of Hay. Ose of the worst black eyes the Blair educational bill has received was administered by Senator Plumb of .Kansas. The Colorado Citizen has entered on its 28th volume and continues to be without an exception one oi u very best weekly papers in the state. H. I- McDokaid the Paris sena- tor who announces as a candidate for governor is an anti-railroad com- mon man. This will settle his ambition. The poet laureate of the Austin Statesman has a grievance against the intelligent compose. wrote "loved haunts" and the com- positor got it "laced bonnets." t frnm Southern Kussia are to the effect that the grounds are so far still hare of snow in wu of which a g...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 March 1890

' ? ! H FARM AMD GARDEN. IMPORTANT SUBJECTS TREATED IN A PLAIN AND PRACTICAL MANNER. The Proper Time for Stopploe the Cham. Photographs of Batter Churned "Just Enoucli" and "Too Mnch" Information Concerning Red Polled Cattle. A. great deal lias been said and -written by dairy workers about the proper time for stopping the chum. Much of this information has been lost because it is a difficult matter to tell a person just hero a thing ought to appear. One glance from an observing eye being worth more than a half hours mere talk. Rural New Yorker conceived the idea of having 'Samples. 'of buttiir photographed as taken from the churn one just right and the other showing the effects of overchuming. These photographs we reproduce along with the original de- scription for the. benefit of our own readers. BCTTKB CUUIOTED JUST ESOUQH. The first illustration showing a sample of butter with particles like shot repre- sents the condition in which butter prop- erly .churned should be. The object...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 March 1890

LOCAL NEWS. Commissioner Beichardt Reglgna. The last grand jury having charg ed the county commissioners with cross neglect of duty in the dis charge of their office and a preced- ing grand jury having returned in- dictments against members of the commissioners court County Com- missioner Beichardt feeling aggriev- ed on yesterday addressed a com- munication to Judge Kirk tendering his resignation. Mr. Beichardt has made an earnest zealous and faith- ful public servant and his resigna- tion is to be much regretted. Fol- lowing is the official language of his communication. To the Honorable L. Kirk Judge of "Washington County: Sin Not willing to stand unjust censure and abuse from grand juries any more I with this tender to your Honor my resignation as commis- sioner of Precinct No 3 of the county of Washington. The same to take effect at once. Very Eespectfully E. Eeichaedt. Me. Hebeb Stoxe received yester- day several young fruit trees impor- ted directly from Japan by the Cali- fo...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 March 1890

BRENHAM WEEKLY VOLUME XXV. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY MARCH 27 1S90. NUMBER 13 BANNER. .- STATE NEWS. Gonzales ccunty has adopted a uniform series of test-books to last five years. It is rumored that Ja- Gould will build a large passenger depot at El Paso. Wilson county has redeemed $2000 ot county bonds held by the state school fund. Lands with a bay front are sell- ing britkly in the upper portion of Kockport at $100 per acre. "" B. G. W. Cother has been appoin- ted postmaster at Alvarado and Wni C. Banquet at Gonzales. Huntsville has a population of -3 nearly three thousand aud wants a bakery and a steam laundry. Mrs. Annie Schmickle of Tem- ple was tried the other day on a writ of lunacy and adjudged insane. The Sealy Rifles will attend the national encampment and drill at Kansas City in June and have begun .practicing. Parties with guns and dogs are -out hunting a Mexican lion or leopard : said to be infesting the woods around -Palestjne. Capt. J. P. Russell a prominent -citizen an...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 March 1890

The Brenham Banner. (PUBLISHED DATLT A5D WZEKLT.) "Weekly S2 a year in advance. TVi Tprml nnii transient advertise ments inserted at one dollar per square of one inch lor hrst insertion ana nuv ceuis per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in- serted at half price. OUR AGENTS. John- F. AVeibuscii Burton Texas. F. at. Gkiffe.- Lyons Texas. Jo Mikeski Wesley Texas. Entered as second class matter at Post Office Some of the irreligious papers now have the habit of alluding to Bro. Benjamin as the Indianapolis elder. Mayoe Chapin. of Brooklyn is growing into prominence as a piob- able democratic gubernatorial can didate. Mubat Halstead begins Ins special "Review of Current Events" column in 'the April number of the Cosmo- politan. The term "shriveled localism" is more applicable to tho Forth Worth Gazette and Paris News than to any other papers published in Texas. Op the thirty mayors elected in Now York cities and towns on the 4th instant the d...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 March 1890

l- LOCAL NEWS Perby Joxes colored was arresfed and lodged in the county jail Satur day by Constable Boyd on a capias pro fine. A dabket offered some large fine catfish for sale Saturday caught out orNew Year's creek only four miles from town. There was one divorce case in the district court Saturday. The style of the suit was 'White vs. White but both parties were colored. Adjutant Hargreaves of the sal vation Army has returned to Austin leaving Capfc. French and Lieutenant Elizabeth Hargreaves to continue the work. The case of Voss vs. Bassett ap pealed from Washington county to the court cf appeals has been trans ferred from the Galveston to the Austin term. There are at present a great many extra trains running over the anta Fe road at night. Large numbers of stock are being shipped and the road seems to be doing a rushing business. Plovers have commenced to ar- rive on the prairies south ot town and a few nimrods have already been out shooting them. As usual when they first arri...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 March 1890

EgS uxaar. fcsa'kfl KM p. J1" 3 gsg-y-fc. JJtJ' o. n. RANKIN Proprietor. P. GARRETT. Editor. Thursday March 27 1890. The New York Star goes for Gen. A- W. Greeley as the "misfit weather prophet." Tnc statement is made that the gain in population at the South in the last ten years is estimated at about 3200000 whites and 1000000 blacks. TnE Waco board of trade has con- tracted with Frank Leslie's illustra- ted weekly for two pages of advertis- ing in a single edition for which the Waco people agree to pay 2000. The railroads have granted a rate of one fare for the round trip to the state teachers to attend their annual convention. This is better than the most of them have conceded to the veterans. It is said that in a library in Paris ihe largest in the world there is a Chinese chart of the heavens made some 600 years before Christ. In this chart 1460 stars are found to be correctly inserted. An exchange says that a sure test of genuine paper currency is to hold the bill up to the li...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 March 1890

LOCAL JSTEWS The merchauts are beginning to complain of dull times in earnest now. A cocple of capitalists and specu- lators were in the eity Monday in- quiring tho price of town lots. There was a Pinkertou detective in the city en Sunday. Tho object of his visit was not learned. Tee farmers complain of the ground being hard dry and crusty caused by Hie lain packing rams. Dr. S. Bowies reports a number of cases of meales north of Green- vine mostly among the- colored peo ple. The district court was occupied on Monday with the trial of George McClellan charged with the theft of of a hog. There was a perceptible increase in church attendance in the city Sun- day as a result of the late Mulkey- Burnett meetings. Messrs. Burnett and Mulkey the evangelists received about $300 for fc their labors in this city instead of S50D as at first reported. Mayor Wilkins has just had a substantial little bridge eighteen feet long completed over the branch on the Berlin road near the Oak Hill nurseri...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 March 1890

- I"iriniii ii ii The Weekly Banner. J. G BANKIN Proprietor. O. H. P. GAKKETT Editor. Thursday March 27 1890. The San Francisco Examiner nom- inates Hon. 57m C. Whitney ex- secretary of the navy for president in 1892 on the democratic ticket. The Houston Herald ought to be as happy as a clam at high tide now that Dan Smith failed to secure the democratic nomination for mayor. The Blair educational bill is dead. The country is not quite ready yet to sell out or surrender lock stock and barrel to the paternalistic idea. Bismabck's retirement from the chancellorship of the German empire will furnish a topic for discussion among the papers for many a day to come. The house committee on foreign affairs has directed its chairman to report in favor of reciprocity with Canada. If free trade is good as to Canada why not with any other and every other county? ii The JFloresville Chronicle announ- ces in favor of the primary system of nominating candidates. But that s not more than was to be e...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 March 1890

$ wr EARS! AND GARDEN. INFORMATION BASED ON EXPERI- ENCE AND OBSERVATION. A Unique Poultry House for IVulch Many Merits Are Claimed A. rian for a Good Barn Preventives aud Cures for Fpot Rot In Sheep. The advantages claimed for the poul- try bouse represented in the cut are: con- centration of all labor connected with It more square feet of surface for the same outside wall and each apartment has only one outside wall - lttrA PtiN FOIL "A POmjEY nOUSE. The ventilation' U'l'tho center and ia indicated vintha cutpthe dark spot The roosts are'Tplaclclos9 to the venti- lation. wMit'' tifhl floor iust below. slanted tcwird'the'JventiIator which is large enough at the bottom to hold the droppings" These can then be taken out at tho 'feed room byplacing a bos of convenient siza" 'upder'jthe ventilator. They cad be removed' Vthout handling. Doors are placed just outside the roosts to""permit one to pass around through the different apartments'. A building of -thl sizeand sliapeoontains abou...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 March 1890

' S- -..-..- .-JJMmu LOCAL 1STEWS. County Court. Tuesday Two cases weie disposed of iu this tribunal during the day both of which wero tried by jury. In the case of Wm Watson vs. W.B. Spann suit for debt judgment was rendered in favor of the plaintiff for 95.50 and in the case of John Carlisle vs. J. H. Girtman judgment was rendered for the plaintiff. The latter case was a suit for the posses- :t. nt n Triiiln nnd is a local cause celebre. It was originally brought in Justice of the Peace lilass s couri o niionnoll TTill nnd was tried four times resulting in a hung jury each time. A change 01 venue wua ic" to Justice Curry's court and the fifth trial resulted in a mistrial or hung jury. A verdict was not arrived at until the sixth trial and an appeal !. n Mm nnnnt.v court. The WHO IU&CU fcV v vw -j roriVt. of thfi iurv srave Mr. Carlisle cion fn. roino nf t.ho mule and can nt of trio animal. A cloud of witnesses were in attendance from Chappell HM. Fob a few days only Cotton See...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 April 1890

r BRENHAM WEE ."VOLUME XXV. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY APRIL 33 1S90. NCJMBER 14 KLY BANNER j. STATE NEWS The Navasota Guard lias been reorganized. A hydraulic compress is to be erected at Taylor. The annual spring roundup has commenced among some of the stock- men. There is a movement on foot to erect another barrel factory at Houston. 1 Corpus Christi is to have a chautauqua and campmeeling rgrounds. Blooming Grove decided on IManday to incorporate by a vote of COO to 150. Jones county is at present ex- pcriencirg a considerable influx of immigration. The ladies of Bryan have for- warded S175 to the Confederate Home at Aust:u. . The Provident National bank will begin business at Waco about the 1st oi May. The new international bridge across the Bio Grande at Eagle Pass has been completed. Attornev-General Hogg will open his canvass for governor on the 19th of April at Rusk. The Sugar Planters association of Texas met at the Houston cotton exchange on Tuesday. - T'le Belknap R;fles hav...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 April 1890

The Brenham Banner. (PUBLISHED DAILY A3D WIEKLY.) "Weekly S2 a year in advance. Tfrms. t?al and trsjisient advertise ments inserted at one dollar per square of one inch lor hrst insertion ana nity cents tier sauare for each subsequent icsertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at. nan price. OUR AGETTS. John' F. AVeibusch Burton Texas. F. M. Grif.fi- Lyons Tens. Jo JIikeski Wesley Texas. Entered as second class matter at Post Office A Scientific -writer claims that woman will eventually not only be a ' brunette but that her descendants both male and female will be black. The Vernon Daily Guard has sus pended publication. Like most of the papers the Guard was in ad vance of its town and was compelled to take in sail. TnEpring has opened quite ae tively in railway building. Orders for rolling stock are said to be keep ing car and locomotive works busy all over the country. Chas. H. Maixokt the head of the Mallory steamship line engaged in plying between New York and...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 April 1890

LOCAL JSTJSWS l'OOIX OLD 1'IIIUIM The reporter of the Banner inet 411 old acquaintance on the streets from San Antonio Saturday. His name is Philip Schweitzer. Ho is. or was known three or four years ago to every man woman and child ui the Alamo City. Poor old Philip is crazy and has quite a romantic history. No one to see liim now would dream of his ever having been wealthy educated and influential.) Upon inquiry the reporter learned' that "Poor Old Philip as he is called came to Brenham five or sis days ago. Nobody in town knew anything about him and paid no at- tention to himl He sleeps in Mr. W. A. Wood's lumber pile at night and gets most of his meals at the German boarding house near the Central freight depot. During the day he goes around town bare- headed and in his stocking feet beg- ging for clothing. He has a wild vSerd and picturesque look in his eye and his Inng thin gray and un- kempt locks have won for him al- wnrlv thfi Rnubrinuet of "Old Santa v : J . . . .. Ciiaus....

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 April 1890

The Weekly Banner. J. G RANKIN Proprietor. O. H. P. GARKETT Editor. Thursday April 3 1890. What has become of the Dallas Times-Herald? Has it suspended publication? Here of late the Victoria Advocate is liable to create the impression that it has become a Hogg convert. The movement on the part of the business men of New Orleans and St. Louis to erect a monument to the memory of the late Jas. B. Eads hangs fire. The Eansas farmers have peti- tioned the governor to call an extra session of the legislature for tho PUrpOSO of Tray to extend the redemption under mortgage providing some the time for of farms sold Better come to Texas and live among God s peo ple Old Bill Chandler is such a detestable rautankerous and per- sonally obnoxious old "cuss" that it is said he makes politics the test of friendship aud has made himself so offensive that he is hardly on speak- ing terms with any democratic mem- ber of the senate. Louisville was visited by a terrible cyclone at 8 o'clock Thursday ev...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 April 1890

. i m . lha Ue- :n- oH mr to .sl- K L.GGJ.L NEWS The thick bhow feature of the coming maifest has been abandoned. How vegetation will grow after these rains when the weather turns warm again. SIE3S33. J. II. Jameson and J. A. Duulav) who live four miles east of town both lepurt good stands corn. of Tnc farimrc uurt that the birds are not ouitc- so bad in pulling up the corn as tiicv hive been the past two weeks back Momat wi.s the j egular monthly term of Justion E. P. Curry's court hut he was thll counted to his bed and unable to hold court. The Hook a LaJder company will ive an exhibition in ladder- climbinff and coupling during the firemen's coming Maife&t. ' The Grand Order of the Sons of Hermann which was organized at San Antonio on Thursday elected Mr. Hugo Becker of this city sec ond vice-piesident. Mas. R. Kaiser the mother of Hermann Kaiser; formerly of this city who is at present in business at Cameron died at her home in Hempstead on Thursday. The maif est central com...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 April 1890

The Weekly Banner J. G RANKIN Proprietor. O- H. P. GARRETT Editor. Thursday April 3 1890. The sentiment in favor of the primary system of nominating can- didates is still glowing in favor. The enumerators of the census will begin the actual work assigned to them on June 2 and the result is expected to be announced on August 1. This only includes population. Kecextia in order to encourage immigration and increase in popula- tion the dominion parliament of Canada enacted a law alloting 100 acres of the public domain to every Bead of a family of twelve children. Since the passage of the law appli cations have been cominjr in at the rate of six a day. in Hon. Samuel J. Kasdall is still in the land of the liviner with a fair prospect of being able to attend the inaucrural ceremonies of the next democratic president notwithstand ing the papers have been represent- ing him as being in the very jaws of the srrim monster for lo! these many months. The Caldwell Register says: 'Miss Nannie Kin...

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