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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 24 April 1890

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. Office Low Building, comer Sandy and St. Charles Streets. Entered at Pohtofiice, Brenham, Texas, as second class matter. VOLUME XXV. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 1890. NUMBER 17 STATE NEWS. The Belton fire department had a picnic on San Jacinto day. T?f!Tinrt.H of bountiful rains from f.1 Woef Tot-oo onnfinnn f.n-nnnr in. Bonham is to have a handsome ' little opera house at a cost of $10, 000. The colored Methodists at M;l lican are building a handsome chuich edifice. , The Llano Brick and Lumber company with a capital stock of $50 000 has been chartered. The San Marcos firemen ob served San Jacinto ' day by going on an excursion to Austin. A supper given by the ladies of Palestine for the benefit of the Pres " bytenan church netted $150. A stock company has been or ganized at Yoakum for the purpose -. of starting another -weekly paper. Chas. Gates, an actor in a varie ty show at Houston, broke his arm while turning a back summersault. A call for a meet...

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. — 24 April 1890

n:T:,vT'7i!yw,jy.vrTJ.Ttu The Brenham Banner. (published daily axd weekly.) Weekly, 82 a year, in advance. Terms. Legal and transient advertise ments inserted at one dollar per square of one inch for first insertion, and fitly cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at half price. OUR AGENTS. Torn." F. Weibusch, Burton, Texas. F. JI. Griffix, Lyons, Teias. Jo JIikeski, Wesley, Texas. The McKinley tariff '-reduction'' bill increases the revenues fully twelve million dollars. The majority and minority reports of vlie ways and means committee on the tariff have been presented. Fort "Worth, too, has made a movement to organize a chamber of commerce. That was a good example- Brenham set. The last, issue of the Scientific American contained a number of fine illustrations and cuts of the cyclone swept portions of Louisville, Ky. HI ' The Tyler Democrat and Reporter speaks of H: D. McDougal's candi dacy for governor. Such is fame. M...

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. — 24 April 1890

LOGA.L JST3WS Saturday was justice court day at Washington, but went by default. Two traveling artists have been doing the city teaching portrait painting. The spring term of the district court adjourned Saturday evening. Only one case was disposed of, in which a divorce was granted. The parties were colored. Aarox Neelt, colored, had a horse killed "Wednesday night by a train on the Central track near West Mill creek, and came to own to make affidavit Thursday preparatory to proving loss. Dueisq the term of the district court just closed the fines and for feitures imposed and collected will pay the expenses of the grand jury and petty juries in other words the court has become self-sustaining. There is talk of a committee of the city council being sent to Fort Worth soon to inspect the electric light system at that place with the view of having a plant put in here. Brenham is certainly large enough to have an electric light system, and is far behind a number of towns with less than...

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. — 24 April 1890

CTTTmyitr"-"Mm'-'""f-r-CTJgsa The. Weekly Banner. J. O, ItANKIN. Proiirletor. O. H. T. GAItKETT. Editor. Thursday, April 21, 1S90. Mr. AY. F. UniTTisGiiAir, formerly of the Fort Worth Gazette, has been olectecl business manager of the Houston Post. The Gazette has adopted a new style of boom literature by seeming io depreciate the Fort and thereby putting the people on their metal. The Austin Statesman of Sunday canio out in mourning in memory of Hon. John Cardwell, its former edi tor and late consul to Cairo, Egypt. One of the Greenville (Hunt county) papers contains forty-three announcements for office. Verily the camrjaicn is on in that neck of the woods. A few foolish exchanges profess to believe that Senator Coke will dignify ex-Postmaster Gerald, the chronic soreheaded office-seekinj patriot, by answering the late tirade against him at "Waco. With Attorney-General Hogg to vitalize it, the constitution of Texas is not such a dead, lifeless thing nor such a sad piece of patchwor...

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. — 24 April 1890

KKZEBEKlRSt :,JiWL.-'l3A!JLVJ:'.y.Vs:.tt-!3JLffJ,'lllJL'Jl'fH'.I.'? i'J'miihij.'! LOCAL NEWS Now is the time for the farmers to get up and get. There are four convicts in the county jail awaiting transportation. A blind woman'led by a girl took in the city Thursday, selling tooth picks and lpad pencils. Father Grabikgee, the former pastor, held services iu English at the Catholic church on Sundav. 1Tb. C. W. Winkeliunn will begin the construction of his handsome two-story residence next week. The magnolias havo begun to bloom about the city and cape jessa mines will soon be in season. Tec Methodist Sunday school of this city will have their annual pic nic early in the coming month. The Germania, social club will give their closing amateur theatrical entertainment on next Sunday evening. Miss Hallie Betas reports that the amateur theatrical entertainment for the benefit of the Confederate Home netted 150. HOARD OF TKADE MEETING. The Cartmel lodge and new Gor mania lodge of Oddfellows...

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. — 24 April 1890

i-uuujjwjLjjumKgSraapcnrBa The Weekly Banner, J. G. XCAKKIN. tTojirletnr. O. H..P. GASBEXX. Editor. Tlrarcday, April 24. 1890. The Texas Lasso, by Will L. Sar gent, published at Earner, lias been received at bis office. It is a new candidate. Marshall Taskeeslt, of Houston, is said to be earnestly yearning to "step into "Cholly" Stewart's con gressional shoes. Is noting the fact that another democratic congressman has been bounced, the Boston Herald observes that republican victories are confined almost exclusively to Washington nowadays. Sam Jones says that the nest best thing to religion is fun. It is doubt ful whether the eenuiue article of religion can be found at Sam's gos pel show, but what is lacking in that is made up in fun. The Auruti Statesman serves no--tice that until after May 5 it will have no spac9 for or inclination to boom politics. It is engaged in damming the Colorado not. how ever, with faint praise. The farmers' club of Syracuse, N. T., had-a meeting the other ...

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. — 24 April 1890

S&2SS33C5 r3lSJJkiTC2Zia?VZI3ZlTL2&ZnVJKVV:j2ZrttILZ MW! FARM MD GARDEN. EVERYDAY EXPRESSIONS AND OB SERVATIONS IN FARM LIFE. Arguments In Tavor of Artificial Incuba tors, with Sonie Directions for 3Iaua ing; Them An Illustrated Description of nn Incnbator House. Tho interest in incubators being wide spread, we here reproduce from Prairie Farmer sundry comments, directions and suggestions concerning incubators, along with a view of a section of hatching house for incubators. Among the good traits claimed for the incubator are the follow ing: It will sit just eractly where you want it to, re gardless of the time, season or state of the atmosphere, and that is something tho conceited, insolent Sen positively and emphatically will not do. She has preposterous ideas of her own, and gen erally does about as she pleases, while the incubator is peacefully submissive and patient; and if persistently and cour teously attended to and sagaciously ca- ESD VIEW OP INCUBATOR HOUSE. ressed...

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. — 24 April 1890

LOCAL NEWS, The Lutheran Syno.1. The Lutheran synod, embracing the whole of the state, will begin its annual session to-dav with the church of Rev. Frederick Jesse, which is known as Salem church, and is located four or five miles southwest of the city. Seyeral minis ters of the denomination arrived in the citv yesterday to attend the synod and were met hero by Mr- Jesse and will be taken out this morning. Among the ministers who arrived on the trainB during the day yesterday were the following: Rev. Jesse Rohm, of Galveston, Rev. C. "Weiss, of Victoria, Rev. A. Falken- berg, Torktown, Rev. H. Pfenninger, Arnicaville, DeWitt county, Rev. Mr. Ziesmer, Cuero, Rev. Oscar Samuel, Prairie Hill, and Rev. C. Gaiger, Sublime, Lavaca county, Several more were looked for on the late trains last night. Mr. Jesse in formed the reporter of the Bamjee that he expected in all thirty minis ters and several lay delegates. The synod will be in session until nest Tuesday and will meet every day, holdi...

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. — 1 May 1890

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. Omen Low Building, corner Sandy and St. Charles Streets. Entered at Postofiice, Brenham, Texas, as second clas matter. VOLUME XXV. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, MAY 1, 1S90. NUMBER .-18 ST.; OE NEWS. The trat of the East Lino rail road is to bt -dened to the standard guage. Abilene was almost cut off from the outside world by the floods last week. A la-ge canning factory will be in operation at Pilot Point within a few weeks. Claude aas been made the coun ty seat of Armstrong county and is developing apidly. There as a fitteen feet rise in the Colorad river at Austin caused by last weel '6 rains. The Colorado river was twelve feet above low water mark at Austin on Monday evening. ji. ypurg man was caught in the i"t . " rcbirg the postoffieo at Cor pus Jhristi last week. A nu- ber of plantations below Tfcv-o wei flooded by the big rise : 1 th , Bit is last week. A stock company to build facto ries on the assessment plan has been orgonizei at Marshall. Prospects are...

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. — 1 May 1890

"Iprp- Z7 wur wmwMM,n The Brenham Banner. (PDBLISUED DAILY AiT) WEEKLY.) Weekly, 2 a year, in advance. Terms. Legal and transient advertise ments inserted at one dollar per square of one inch for first insertion, and fifty cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and trioutcs of respect in serted at half price. OUR AGENTS. John F. "TEiBut-cn, Burton, Texas. F. II. Griffix, Lyons, Texas. Jo Mikeski, Wesley, Texas. Bp.exhaji is certainly creating a favorable impression on strangers aucl visitors just now. Brexham did herself proud in the way the visitorsto the railroad meet ins: were entertained. The Hillsboro Reflector is reaping a harvest in the way of .announcing candidates for county offices. The Banner extends congratula tions to Galveston, the future great city and deep water port of Texas. Several gentlemen are still engag ed in making an undignifiedscramble to assume .the judicial ermine of the late Judge Sabin. The little kingdom of Greece is negotiati...

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. — 1 May 1890

JLOGAL NEWS Dr. Joe Rogers has lost liis fiuo raco colt which was born tho other day at Lusk & Park's stable. The road overseers report that tho roads are beginning to dry up, and travel -will be all right in a few days. Mr. W. P. Deveis says that it will be four or five days beforo the .ground out his way will be dry "-enough to plow. An uncomfortable wind blew from the north on Saturday morning which boded no good. In the after noon it was warm again. The funeral of Mr. Hahnke, the octogenarian, who died out at Long Point Friday morning early, took place Saturday at Zionsville. Although the measles has been in the city for several weeks, a number of which were reported as black measles, there have been no fatal cases yet. The movement on the part of the oity council to establish an electric light plant in Brenham is one which will make all of the aldermen vary popular among their constituents. Two boys out hunting south of town a day or two ago were ob served standing a few fe...

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. — 1 May 1890

oyssmrsKrrnE'riiz The Weekly Banner. J. c O. H. KANMN, Proprietor. P. GAKEE1T, Editor. Tlmredny, 3Iay 1, 1890. The proposition for a general dis armament of tho European powers has been suggested again.- The state press convention will bo held in Houston nest week. The country editors will be on hand m force. The New York Work! appears to bo at a very low ebb at present from a moial standpoint, while, as a democratic journal, it is way below par. Jonxxr O'Biuex. the most notor ious republican boss, wire-worker add unprincipled, depraved and un scrupulous politician in New York City, is dead. The London Globo announces the birth of twin gorillas at the Zoo re cently in that metropolis with the remark that the Anglo-Saxon race is richer by tjvo first cousins. Quite a number of papers which have other favorites for coventor heartily endorse General Hogg's course as attorney-general and are in favor of his being retained where he is, provided he would accept af ter being defeated for th...

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. — 1 May 1890

unnmnppf" "!- ijjaji!a3BiuMEAiejBi' inumuetat 3inwCTTCTnmrorKirsrrnrww3trCTKTOioTc Tnrn!-: LOCAL JSIEWS. The mother-in-law of J. T. Chap- man, a tenant on Mr. John Carlisle's place, below Chappell Hill, died Sunday night. There are best of reasons for be lieving that Brenham made a fine impression on tlie visitors to trie railroad meeting. Mb. Gus Broesche, the newly ap pointed county commissioner of tho Fourth precinct, came to town and qualified on Friday- Rejll estate is still changing hands in the city and there are signs of com ing greater activity still. There were two or three deals Friday. Ed Pfeiffer & Sox, of Austin, arc negotiating with a view to starting a piano factory in Brenham. If it is erected it will be tho only one in the state. Paul Fbicke, United States mar shal, has Fold his place on South Ant streot to Mrs. Knolle, a widow of this city, for 2500. And still there is activity in real estate. The movement to start a whole- sale grocery establishment in this X...

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. — 1 May 1890

The Weekly Banner. J. . KAXKXK, Proyrlotor. O. H. P. GAKKKTT. Editor. Thnrcday, Hay 1, 1890. It is reported that tbo tv. o eldest sons of tho Russian czar are to visit this country at on early date. Gen. Hogg was born and reared in the piny region of East Texas, and if he secures the democratic nomina tion will be the first native governor of Texas. The latest popular gag, '-"Where did you get that hat ?" is tabooed at the "White House, although it is not supposed to have any reference to "Grandpa's hat." The church oyster soup festival is fading out, but it is always out of one trouble into another. The straw berry festival season approacheth and with it the icecream. Black coffee is the latest "sure cure" for consumption that has been suggested. There have been so many cures for the ma'ady discover ed that it is a wonder that anybody ever dies of consumption. Fort "Wobth must possess consid erable of a vagabond, homeless pop ulation, judging by the statement of the Gazette that th...

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. — 1 May 1890

FAM' AID GARDEN. OF INTEREST TO CULTIVATORS OF LARGE AND SMALL FARMS. Practical Points In Drainage How to rind and Keep Grade now to XI the Ditch es Directions About the LaIii and Covering of the Tiles. "V. J. Chamberlain, of the Iowa Agri cultural college, contributes to Country Gentleman some practicalhintsoadrain age, which are of general interest. First, he tells that the mains ought to follow the natural ill passions where the watar runs off upon the surface in wet times, of course itraightening the crooks some what. If there is a regular slope like the roof of a house, only not so steep, the mains should take the of place the eaves' troughs, and the laterals, if any, should run straight down the slope as nearly as may be. If tho fall is very slight, it mav need a field leveling instrument to lay out the system. But usually a very wet time is the best to locate drains. A fur row plowed then by the eye will work its own grado or show it. If you have not a ditching machine use a ...

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. — 1 May 1890

rKHLSCTwraiMr aaa jCaueaaiva' rCTTJCsn prr?nt jt g--jav,n jyTtiv.rar rfrwjM'i'yy-: i.wj3 &acgmtMiAJ'.ing Xaji-mra ii Aimxi ii-Mniritgar.caCMMaaaaBg-" sm Tgjv:rrzgmaganT'j-TrrT03t lllif UU'gg, LOCAL KEWS. A Unrglury on Market Street. Between three and four o'clock Wednesday morning Mr. E. A. Scbuerenberg-, who resides on South Market street, was disturbed by a noise in the rear portion of bis premises He arose in a half 'awak ened condition to investigate the cause of the noise, but did not see anybody. He was tired and sleepy from having attended a picnic in the woods during the day, and being accustomed to the noise made by neighbors' dogs prowling around in his back yard and fighting over the possession of the slops thrown out from the kitchen, ho returned to his couch to seek repose without extend ing his investigation very far or mak ing a minute search for tho burglar. Two or three hours later, however, 3Ir. Scbuerenberg was aroused by the cook and informed that the kitchen...

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. — 8 May 1890

- $ j' tf '"-' - VS- -srgv iJ r Office Low Building, corner Sandy and St. Charles Streets. Entered, at PostoiRcc, Brcnham, Texas, as second class matter. 'W:-j VOLUME XXV. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, MAT S5 1S90. NUMBER" i'9 BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. ! .: San Antonio people hate their efforts .to have a fair STATE NEWS. There isn't a single inmate in the Atascosa county jail. The crops are good and pros pects fine in Gonzales county. -Dr. Heniv Witt's residence at Eddy was destroyed by fire a few days ago. The cai icity of the Slayden Kirksey mil" J at "Waco is being in creased. Oliver "Waters was drowned in a creek four miles from Corsicana last Lwcek. J. "VI. Stemmons, a prominent 'member of the Dallas bar, died on . Sunday. " The renewed this fall. - Grass is good and abundant and ck is in fcne condition in uewuc unty. Mrs. Lua Collier, wile of tlie oimty treasurer of Uvalde county, is llead. The gi and jury at Orange has .jghfc sev Tal indictments against ambrs. is on a building hand...

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. — 8 May 1890

The Brenham Banner. (PUBLISHED DAILY AKD WEEKLY.) "Weekly, 82 a year, in advance. Tzkhs. Legal and transient aihertise Jnent'! inserted" at one dollar per square of one inch for first insertion, and (itty cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at half price. OUR AGENTS. Joic." F. AVeibusCH, Burton, Texas. F. 31. Grifpix, Ljons, Teias. Jo JIikeski, Wceley, Texas. Tun state treasurer of Maryland has been indicted for embezzling 113,000 from the stale. TnE Bastes is in receipt of bulle tins Xos. 7 and S of the Agricultural and Mechanical qollege devoted to cotton-rot. and work in horticulture. 'Sevtbu. republican papers which prefer principal before partisanship have the manhood to denounce the decision of the United States su preme court in the case of Deputy Marshal Nagle. The Detroit Evening Sun thinks that if it is true, as reported, that Benjamin Hanison has an idea of , running for a second term, it will knock the chance...

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. — 8 May 1890

LOCAL NEWS There were ripe plums in tho Blarket,on Saturday. BnxiE Moegajt, who resides east of town on Mr. G. 31. "Williams' ; place, bad a fine young mule colt 'drowned in the hard rain Friday mornin. There aro two lots in this city which could have been bought last year for S350, and for which the owner now demands $750 and is not anxious to sell at that figure. - Haubelt's band, of this city was engaged to furnish the music for the Caldwell maifest ball Friday night, but received a telegram before train time in the morning not to come. "War. Jaeuke, a young farmer liv ing near Mr. Henry Stern's place a few miles south of Brenham, in the edge of Austin county, is seriously ill. 'He has four physicians attend ing mm. Contractor Kemp has had his1 Rnen at work during tho week re- '-pairing damaged in Kuykendall bot tom. Tho piledriver has .been brought back and will be used over in Mill creeL bottom. Farmers in below Chappell Hill are reported to be very much dis tressed and almost ...

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. — 8 May 1890

1 "The Weekly Banner. J. G. RANKIN, Proprietor. O, H. P. GARRETT. Editor. Thursday, May 8, 1890. . Barney Gibbs' has taken the stump in favor of Hogg and a rail . w.iv commission. Here of late Bar jiey has begun to manifest symp toms of returning leason. r Senator McDoxald appears to bo mating a sectional race ior governor and to be running only in the north eastern portion of the state, fudging .by his published' list of appoint ments. " , , .TnEFloresville Chioniele says that that three- cents overplus which was found in, the state . treasury and which did not show .on the boots , might be used 'in damming the Colorado. 1. 1 Two or three bills have been in troduced into congress providing for the election of members of the "United States senate by the people, It will be only a question of time at moat when they will be elected bj the popular vote. i i Hon. K. M. Hall positively de clares that he is not being groomed as a dark horse for governor and that he is not a candidate for a...

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