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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 es...

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. — 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 Nann...

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. — 3 April 1890

-- W I' ' 1 EAM Am GAfiDM. RESULTS OF THE LATEST INVES TIGATIONS OF SWINE DISEASE. How Many Aro Deceived as to Cidney "Worm Triclilnro Contracted by nogs Eating tho Refuse of a Slaughter House. Practical Men Testify. G. Stuart &Son contribute to The Ohio Farmer some valuable suggestions gained by their experience with hogs. Practice, they say, has taught us the great neces sity of being thoroughly posted in the symptoms in order to be able to prescribe treatment and cure. No. 1, in the illus tration given herewith, represents the symptoms of l.idney worms. Helmin thology has taught us to see tho fallacy of many cases of kidney worms. The parasite supposed to cause the loss of power, and to paralyze the muscles of the loins, is not present in 1 per cent, of the supposed cases. Furthermore, there i3 not one person in one hundred that ever saw a kidney worm; microscopy alone can decide and determine the pres ence of these parasites. The animal in the illustration was sup posed to b...

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. — 3 April 1890

- -wag v.. UVVbtatV ' LOCAL NEWS. IIoist Eldridse Hall. Notwithstanding tbe recent visit of tbe evangelists, Messrs. Mulkey and Burnett, to this city and the supposed backset which was given to the art Terpsichorean as a result of that visit, the hop which was given on night before last at the hall of the Young Men's Social club com plimentary to Miss Alma Hemming, daughter of Mr. C. C. Hemming, of Gainesville, a former citizen of Brenham, and to Miss Julia Robert son, a prominent citizen of Waco, was one of the most enjoyable events: among tne young society people which have transpired in many a week Notwithstanding tho exceed ing inclemency of the weather, the hop was almost as brilliant a success in point of numbers as in other re spects, there being fourteen to twenty couples on the floor in addi tion to spectators. The rain poured down in perfect torrents, and, of course, to a certain extent had a tendency to keep 6ome away who had intended to go out. But those who did attend h...

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. — 10 April 1890

- J- . I ; kf . VOLUME XXV". BBENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, APRIL 10, 1S90. DUMBER 15 "Ti " "Ntk il 1 "1&. T W Hf A IS ST IB b H k w II n xa ft tm RkRNHA VI I Jr Ik k i-J I $ STATE NEWS. The Waco artesian water dis ilay has about fallen through. Several strangers hare recently fjeen prospecting around Floresville. It is reported that a new paper fs to be started at Sealy in a few lays. Sheepmen in the Eio Grande section have begun shearing their ' flocks. The ladies of Galveston have organized a society for the training r nurses. The Caldwell county teachers' "association is in favor of phonetic spelling. D. E. Sims, of Paint Eock, has stSrted a herd of sheep of 3000 cat tle to Wyoming. The Texas Paper Mills company DhDallas, capital stock S50,00, has filed a charter. A reunion of Parson's Cavalry brigade is to be held at Weather 'ford next August. ! The jury in the Kinch West case at Port Worth brought in a .verdict of not guilty. I Capt. W. C. Walsh declines to ;be a candidate 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. — 10 April 1890

1 V The Brenham Banner. (PUBLISHED DAILY AXD WEEKLY.) "Weekly, 52 a year, in advance. Tfrms. Lesral and transient advcrtise- jaents uisertecfat one dollar per square of one men lor hrst insertion, ana niij- cenis per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at half price. OUR AGEN'TS. Jons F. "Weibuscii, Burton, Texas. F. M. GRU-rrs-, Lyons, Teias. Jo Mikeski, Wesley, Texas. Entered as sei-onil class nutter at Post Oihcc "Well, well, they have female foot pads in Chicago! Wonder if they will be doin business when the world's fair is held. Tux negro members of the Miss issippi legislature recently presented the democratic speaker with a hand some silver service. The season for the gentle April shower lias arrived and the showers are welcome so long as they assist vegetation and do not retard the fanners. The Austin Statesman has dis covered that there is a "jSow North" as well as a-"Xew South." A '-New North" there may be, but a "New So...

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. — 10 April 1890

IjOCAL news The Central meat market and N. G. Heyman's store on Sandy street have just been treated to a coat of white paint and now look cool and a,jy- Col. E. E. Lawther, a former re sident of this city, aud who managed the farmers' co-operative store here, was elected an alderman in tho city election at Dallas last Tuesday. - . The soda fountains are now doing a good business- and the icecream season is at hand. A colored man was peddling the cooling beverage around the streets yesterday. The name of the young man who shot Miss Addie Gentry at Sealy last week is Chas. Ruff. He has been arrested and will be tried in the county court at Bellviile for un lawfully carrying a pistol. There Jwas a fight Saturday be tween a young clerk in a store on the courthouse square and a colored bootblack. It was a kind of drawn battle, but the darkey showed less inclination to quit than tho other party did. A woman from the country was seen -to go up to one of the beauti ful pine trees in the nor...

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. — 10 April 1890

f- . A' "The Weekly Banner. , RANKIN, Proprietor. , P. GARRETT, Editor. o. Thursday, April 10, 1890. The Corsicana Observer has come out in a now dress, which is much closer-fitting and looks a great deal neater. The political cauldron has begun to sizzle at last and as the dog days wax will approach nearer the boiling point. One of the latest girlish devices .'is said to be a fancy for stuffing pil lows with their old love letters. An exchange says the pillows are sure to be soft. The New Birmingham Times calls the Cherokee Herald the "Weekly Hogg," because it devotes most of its space to boosting the attorney- general's gubernatorial aspirations. Mexia Iiedgeb: An English medi cal commission has been experiment ing as to the effects of tight lacing upon female monkeys. The monkeys 'clied. This is proof positive that the dear girls did not evolve from that source. That was quite a flop in the muni cipal election at Milwaukee the other day. The democratic candidate for mayor receive...

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. — 10 April 1890

V 1 r.' . v LOCAL NEWS The shrubbery out at the city cemetery is now looking lovely. Dewbebeies will soon be ripe. There are millions of them out at the cemetery. It is said that a singlo merchant inBrenham sold 180,000 worth of boer last year. Mks. Mabv Meyer and a family of eight children from Wesley left on Monday for Monmouth, Minnesota. The gardens are now looking in splendid condition. They were not as badly hurt by the freeze as was thought. The Kosedale Nurseries at pres ent have thirty-five live men out canvassing for orders. These men go all over the state and are a travel ing advertisement for Brenham: AS ELOQUENT THIJUfTE. At the ladies' prize-shooting at the Germania park on Sunday after noon Mrs. Albert "Werner won first prize, Mrs. L. Durr second prize, Miss Langhammer third prize, and Miss Sophie Braun, of Galveston, fourth prize. Mb. Harry. Tract, state lecturer of the farmers' alliance, arrived in the city on Mondoy, and pursuant to announcement, addressed the Wash...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 10 April 1890

rm -M-inimiiniii imiT fnirrMniiifiMiiwiw rm HMiiiiTwiiJJ1miTiflmMit.il n The Weekly Banner. J. G, RANKIN, Proprietor. O. H. P. GABKETT, Editor, Thursday, April 10, 1830 TheButceic is in lecOip: of HoubIoii Ages, tlie first with which the office has been favored in sis weeks. Sam Jones gathered in eight hun dred converts and three thousand dollars as the result of his labors at the Fort. Tun Now Toik Press says that Prince Bismarck's resignation had a string tied lo it and that Emperor "William cut it. Hon. Josatha Lase, of Fayette, promulgates his candidacy for the lieutenant-governorship through the columns of the Galveston Nous. The yankee forever! Two Con necticut girls have just fought a fight to the finish with bare knuckles for the affections of a young man. Mr. "Washington Duke, the wealthy tobacconist of Durham, North Caro lina, has recently made a gift of $85, 090 to the Trinity Methodist college in that state. It will no longer be fashionable for defaulting bank cashiers, ...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 10 April 1890

k EAEM AND GARDEN. V.1TH PRACTICAL NOTES ON OR CHARDS AND LIVE STOCK. Surprising Number and Taricty of tho Llttlo Tilings TOUch. Make or Mar an Orchard Orchards In Cold Valleys. Stock Notes. Wo furnished to the public many jears ago a full statement of many in stances in which crops of half tender fruits, such 33 peaches and nectarines, were destroyed by the frosts cf winter when planted in sheltered valleys, while those on exposed hills escaped. The soil was rich in the valleys and favorable to tho free growth of the trees; and shel tered from the bleak winds of elevated grounds, they were erroneously supposed by some persons to be safer there than on more exposed localities. Tho cold air on sharp winter nights, made heavier by the exposure, rolled down the sides of the valleys, and filled the bottom with a lake of cold air, while warmer air remained above. The accompanying figure represents this result distinctly. We havo known a difference iu sixty feet of altitude to make all th...

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. — 10 April 1890

wtwGfrJttwtywi LOCAL NEWS. Funeral or Mr. IipMomb. The friends of Mr. A. E. Lips comb, whoso death was chronicled in "Wednesday morning's paper, state that the Basses was mistaken in stating that the deceased's mind was affected or impaired at all at the time of his death. He was known by oil of his friends and acquain tances as a very fine business man and as a man of splendid judgment, and there was no indication of his faculties being in anywise impaired up to the time of his death. The funeral of the deceased took place , at Good Hope church on Tuesday evening. Abner E. Lipscomb was aged about G7 years. He was born in South Carolina, moved to Alabama, where he married Miss Mary Shivers, a sister of Mrs. M. S. Eddins, of this city, and from Alabama moved to Texas. He had. three brothers. One of them, Dr. Albert Lipscomb, was a member of the Texas legisla ture. Dr. Jas. L. Lipscomb is a phjsician at Crockett. The third brother, Joe Lipscomb, lives in Ala bama. He" had two sisters,...

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. — 17 April 1890

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. Office Low Building, comer Sandy and St. Charles Streets. Entered at PostofHce. Breuham, Texas, as second class matter. VOLUME XXV. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 1S90. NTTMBER 16 STATE NEWS, I A boating and fishing club has J been organized at Waco. A planing mill is one of the new mprovements at Lufkin. A -noTO Rnnficf. fTmivOi 1ms lipp.n irected at Meridan and dedicated. j The county jail is so crowded at Paris that twelve prisoners had to be sent to Bonhain. j H. D. McDonald, of Paris, open- sd his campaign for Governor at ? ,Bonham on Saturday. The governor has received an i Implication for the appointment of . assistant attorney-general. y A branch building and loan as sociation nas oeen organized at jMason with 200 shares taken. j The state treasury is filling up with money on school land sales and luteieat payments on county bonds. ' The bottom of the lower Trinity river was flooded last week, and in some parts the water was ten feet deep. Clint T...

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. — 17 April 1890

I- 3p The Brenham Banner. (PUBLISHED DAXLT AXD WEEELT.) "Weekly, 82 s. year, in advance. Terms. Legal and transient advertise ments inserted at one dollar per tquare of one inch for first insertion, and fifty cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at half price. OUR AGENTS. '. Jous F. "Weibusch, Burton, Texas. F. M. Gmffec, Lyons, Teias. Jo MiKtSKl, Wesley, Texas. Entered as second class matter at Ton OHce Hexrt George is lecturing on Lis pet theories down in Xew South "Wales, and is drawing large crowds. The prohibs propose mixing in Texas politics again this year. "Well, if they want to have then- littlo by. play side-show what's the harm in it and who cares? The sentiment is rapidly growing in favor of making the payment of a poll-tax a prerequisite to voting. It is theonly way the poll-tax can over be collected from non-property owners. An expedition is being fitted up in Copenhagen to explore the coast and interior of ...

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. — 17 April 1890

i LOCAL JSTBWS Mn. E. Rouse, the painter, will build an addition to bis residence. Capt. T. C. Clay, bas generously donated S25 to tbo Confederate Home. Cobx bas been chopped out and plowed tbe first time on most of tbe farms. The Brenham Field Artillery now lias two detachments drilling reg ularly. Deputy Clerk Krug reports tbat tbe number of crop mortgages so far filed this year is nothing like as large as last year. Real estate in Brenham is cheaper and more underestimated than in .any other town in the state. The same is true of the population. The public schools will close one week later this year than last owing to the delay in opening, caused by having to wait on the plasterers. The society people will be de lighted' to know tbat Misses Robert son and Hemming will remain over in tbe city until after the coming maifest. Nothtxg was done in the district court on Thursday. The case of Dwyer vs. Santa Fe railroad was continued. The Judge fias not ren dered his decision yet in the...

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. — 17 April 1890

-- - The Weekly Banner. J. G, KANKIX, Proprietor. O. n. P. GARKETT, Editor. Thursday, April 17, 1890. The Cuban papers are redhot in their advocacy of the annexation oi that island to the "United States. Theke is a movement on foot to establish a confederate home in Mis souri, and it is said to bo receiriug generous encouragement from both l)lue and grey veterans. There aro 1S3 cemeteries in Phil adelphia. No wonder that grass grows up in the streets and that it 13 such a nice, quiet and retired town for poultry-raising. The murder of Col. James Speed, a prominent stockman of Frio coun ty, should be speedily avenged. He was foully dealt with for daring to lend his aid in maintaining law and order. Since the resignation of Prince Bismarck as chancellor of the Ger man empire, the policy of the gov ernment is favorable rather than un favorable to the Jesuits, and a large number of them in this country and elsewhere are making arrangements to return. The Houston Tribune accounts for an ...

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. — 17 April 1890

unsa223xMtM v-a . tf t r LOCAL NEWS Te Oddfellows of this city will have their street parade on the 2Gth instant. Mb. S. A. Morriss says that he has been revelling in Irish potatoes for a week. Eaddishes, mustard, lettuce, and some other vegetables have found the way on the tables. Me. Tom Evans says that some of the farmers around "Washington will have to plant their corn over. Me. E. G. Langhammer, the popu lar county assessor, entertained a number of his friends at a birthday gathering on Sunday evening. Miss Hallie Betas reports that nearly 150 has been realized from the play on Saturday night for the benefit of the Confederate Home. Quite a number of farmers from the Washington and Graball neigh borhoods were in the city on Mon day as witnesses in the Kellum mur der case. Ma. Ehleet, a young man living with Mr. August Voss, was lacked in the mouth by a fiery horse two or three days 8go, and lost some of his teeth. Jim Christian, colored, who has been in jail on a charge of disp...

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. — 17 April 1890

ji vj The Weekly Banner. J. G. BANKIN, Proprietor. O. H. P. GARRETT. Editor. Thursday, April 17 , 1890. Tns "Waco Dav is without excep- tiou the prettiest paper published in the broad limits of Texas. Poor old Dom Pedro is said to be a mental vreck. Since lie was de prived of his throne he has become possessed of the idea that he is to die in poverty and abject want. The citizens of Bremham are Ret ting together at last, and as a result better times may be expected speed ily. There is nothing like unity and harmony of action in building up a town and securing.prosperity. The Iowa republicans dare not shake off prohibition. The bill pro viding for high license was defeated the other day. In the Hawkeye state the republican party is the tail of the prohibition kite, and cannot afford to break faith with the pro hibs. i In the Montana contested sena torial election cases the republicans confessed the weakness of their side in the arguments by deserting the senate chamber in a body almo...

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. — 17 April 1890

R EARM AND GARDEN. POINTS OF INTEREST TO LARGE AND SMALL CULTIVATORS. Hereford Cattle A Slatted Potato IIoi. I'olnts on tlio Breed From Man of Wide Experience The Xrize Bull Figaro Described and Ilio&trnted. The Hereford breed has always been held in high estimation as a grazing ani mal by British stockmen, and lias a fore most place among the English beef breeds. The present popularity in Eng land of the Hereford cattle is due in part, at least, to the improvements brought about in this breed by the Royal Agri cultural society Tliis organization of late ye.irs has. by virtue of prizes offered and the high sale prices accruing from these, brought about some magnificent displays of Herefords, notably in 1884. While the Herefords have been known in this country for the last half century, it is only of lato years that they have been recognized among the foremost of beef breeds in the United States and been bred pure. A great impetus was given to the Herefords in 1883 by the winning...

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. — 17 April 1890

II ;v LOCAL NEWS. Several days ago a fine mule was stolen from Mr. Schawe, a farmer residing four miles south of this city. Constable Prank Gill, of tbe Chappell Hill Jprecinct, who vras in the city yesterday, reported that he found the mule last Saturday night in the possession of Joe Toland near Chappell Hill, and the theft of the mule was traced to June Frazier, the notorious negro horsethief who is al ready in the county iail on other charges of theft. The mule was re stored to the owner. The young people out at Indepen dence are arranging to present an amateur dramatic entertainment at an early date for the benefit of the Jefferson Davis monument fund. The entertainment will be presented in this city. Miss Anna Seward, who is managing the affair, was in. the city yesterday and secured the opera house for the purpose from Mr. Simon. The exact date on which the play will be presented has not yet been decided but it will be soon. Theee were some very fine straw berries on the mark...

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