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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 8 May 1890

J. V. ' LOCAL JSUSWS. The visitors 'to the maifest have already begun to arrive. Five children were confirmed the German Methodist church the Sundav morning service. TnEitE were twenty-nine confirma tions in the Lutheran church at Prairie Hill Sunday befoie last. A citizen of Brenhaai received letter from a relative in Walll statinsr that the crops down there were live feet under water. , L)k. Tristram has an old buggy animal named ''Lucy"' which is thirty-four years old, and she is still moro spry than many a colt. A heavy hailstorm is reported to have swept over between Brenham and Burton Saturday night, but no material damage was reported. The colored people of Brenham have begun perfecting arrangements for their annual emancipation cel ebration, which will last two days. During the storm early Monday there was an angry, black peculiar looking cloud which floated over the west with white streaks through it. Company "E" Walker's division which held the reunion at Palm's garden on ...

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. — 8 May 1890

iHwWa(e3firfb'fetMaAMmsuuMi MWKllMtKASSt&KrKMi tguaaaacMta nlim WffBMamBB laSCSEfl&XfeLEam wxtwaiuarramex I'ii'WltlllliJil JIIBMI " ii Ml - 1 The Weekly Banner. J. G, KANRIN, Proprietor. O. H. P. QAKVUTT, Editor. .Thursday, Slay 8,1880. Ant exchange very asks, "If a bounty on sugar why not a bounty en oats." It is asserted that the taxable wealth of Texas has increased one hundred per cent since 1880. ITap.t Axdebsox will be married to her young Spanish-American lover at Brornpton Oratory, in London, early this month. Victoria Woodhull and Tennie Clailin have arrived in 'New York. It is presumed they will begin their presidential campaign at once. The term "nabergasted"' is now the appropriate expression for the condition of the . tieasury. The term "congested" has lapsed into in nocuous desuetude. A LIKELY hTOUY. The work of taking the census of population of the United States will begin on the first of next mouth. For months and months the New Orleans Times-Democrat and ot...

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. — 8 May 1890

yp1"-3-3''' FAM AND GARDEN, j INFORMATION BASED ON EXPERIENCE AND OBSERVATION. Ophthalmia lu Sheep Some or the Causes of Tliis Inflammation of the Ejes with Directions for Its Prevention nnd Cure. Henry Stewart, excellent authority in all matters pertaining to sheep husband ry, contributes in a recent issuo of Ru ral New Yorker some valuable informa tion concerning tho inflammation of tho eyes yith resulting loss of sight, a fre quent diaeass in sheep during the win ter season. This disease, which is con tagious, mostly has its beginning in the fall when the sheep are pastured upon stubble. The stiff short straws come in contact with the eyes wounding and irritating them and causing the inflam mation, w hich, unallayed by any cura tive measures, pioceeds to suppuration, and a secretion of diseased pus which is .left on the feeding racks or other places and is thuscommunicated to tho other sheep. The pain from this mtense inflamma tion is very great and seriously disturbs the health ...

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. — 8 May 1890

3 V"3" "'" TS? K-1" tiTTrj; XT-icuzsssircxEczcizn: i jr'AiJ-fT LOCAL KEWS. The Basses puoiioued an account two or throe days ago of tue finding of a riderless horse with a addle 0:1 at che Brazos bridge on toe Mont goinery branch of the Santa Fe road, and of thb finding of the dead body of the supposed ov.'nei of the hoise, who was taLi'ii to Clay station and buried Sunday evening without hav ing been identified. It is since learned that the unfortunate victim was one Hermann Schaeffer, a tailor of Fort Worth, whose folks reside in Houston. Through traffic on the Austin branch of the Central road is still suspended. Tickets are sold no further east than Chappell Hill, and it will probably be two or three days yet before through communication is established, while it will be fully a week longer before night trains are resumed. The passenger train ran down to Chappell Hill from Brenham at 8 o'clock yesterday morning and passed through west bound at the usual time. The train from Austi...

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. — 15 May 1890

BRENHAM WF.R1TT .Y RAMMPTR . ja-x jljl Office Low Building, corner Sandy anil St. Charles Streets. Entered at Pobtofhce, Breuliam, Texas as oeond class matter. YOLTTME XXV. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, MAT lo; 1S90. NUMBER 20 .1 JL s JL J JL STATE NEWS, The public schools at Laredo have cii s ed or the season. The Au .tin street railway lines me to be extended several miles. The sic 'o firemen's convention will meet at Palestine on the 14th j.-ta.it. The l'dies of Victoria have formed a Confederate Home asso- . ciation. The Port Worth spring palace ii opened en Saturday and was visited f Tyby about 4 '00 people. Tho r ate dental association, which has 'een in session at Beltou, iias adjoined. Br. T) ylor. a painter, fell from the top c a ladder at Waco and wrs fa a" injured. At Odlfellows lodge will prob ably be organized at Floresville within a few weeks. A r.il tary company has been crganL. d i-t Gonzales with Dr. W. H. Eckart s captain. Corn and oats are doing well rarouud Sal ido, ...

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. — 15 May 1890

The Brenham Banner. (PDBLISUED DAILY AJTD WEEKLY.) "Weekly, S2 s. year, in advance. Te"s. T..i1 and transient advertise- msnte inserted at ono dollar per square of one inch for first insertion, and fiity cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at half price. OUR AGENTS. Joiix F. "Weibusch, Burton, Texas. F. il. Gbiffix, Lyons, Texas. Jo JIiKKSKl, Wesley, Texas. Buffalo Bill . is still making Rome howl and piling on agony in the old country. It is said he has uurchased a home in Naples once owned byKingBomba. The Now Orleans Picayune says that patriots nover saved a country for the nurooso of robbing it- No reference to the Grand Army of Ee publican bums and deserters in that. In New York last week a little girl named Annie Dooley jumped a rope 200 times on a wager for candy, and as she finished she fell in con vulsions on the floor and soon ex pired. The New York Star favors the Australian ballot system, provided it is suppl...

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. — 15 May 1890

ANNOUNCEMENTS. FOR SHERIFF. J. R. Robertson is hereby announced as a candidate for Sheriff of Washington county, subject to tho action of the county demo cratic convention. I1OGA.L JSTEWS A Slight Accident. 33d Blackburn and E. A. Frank lin met up with a little acccident on Thursday, wliicn nugnt nave naa a more serious termination than it did. They had been to the Eosedale Nurseries with a two-horse wagon after evergreens with which to deco- Tnto Una micen's stand for the mar fest and were returning. Besides themselves tne colored uootDiacK, Jabe Johnson, was in the wagon, flnnnoifo P,nl. fMdincs' residence the breastyoke became disengaged irom tne tongue 01 me wagon, uuu the lines in some way became wrimnsii nround the latter and held it up. This produced a heavy strain on tne bits ana matte tne norses De come somewhat fractious. To add to the series of embarrassments they were on slanting ground and fhfi w.irrnn moved forward of its own momentum, crowding against the heels of tho...

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. — 15 May 1890

-"- ,.- r--, " - .-t 'I UJ1IJ'IWHIIIJ..3SEta3G5Bagg The Weekly Banner. J. O, RANKIN, Proprietor. O. H. P. GAKKETT. Editor. Thursday, May 15, 1890. Cipt. Joe Mms, proprietor of tlio Gainesville Hesperian, was killed last week by a tramp printer. The Colorado Citizen makes the assertion that evGov. Ireland will be a candidate for congress against Judge Moore. La Geippe disappeared some time ago, but the newspapers are still making occassional leference to it as ''the la giippe." Bito. Baetow, of the Victoria Advo cate, says that after perusing the editorial columns of the Austin Statesman he feels like he has been to bed with an Egyptian mummy. The roporter who sent the Galves ton News that dispatch about a wagon train being swallowed up and carried off in a cyclone deserves to be promoted for his extraordinary exertion. The reform movement inaugurated among the women several months ago in the matter of horseback rid ing and in favor of riding astride, doesn't seen to be making a grea...

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. — 15 May 1890

? f - JLQCAL NEWS. The big fest and dance out Fritz Harms' pasture on Sunday will no doubt bo largely attended from town. Thebe trill be a big prize-shoot at Burton on the 20th, under the aus- picies of the gun club of that place, and several sportsmen are expected to attend from a distance. It is said that a certain fruit man has a contract to sell his peaches to Kiber this year at six cents apiece. Collector Sam Schlenker says that he hasn't a single peach on his place. The Baxxeb is informed that an entertainment given at the Chappell Hill Female collego on "Wednesday evening for the benefit of the con federate home at Austin brought in a little over seventv-five dollars. Me. L. B. Stockbeige says that in case the new railroad is built he will grant the right-of way through his property free and donate five acres of ground on which to erect the machine shops. Mabiox Willtxgham, who was reared in this county, and whose parents reside in the postoaks, was killed a few days ago in B...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 15 May 1890

SWJ&Baaotttsattcttftrf The Weekly Banner. J. G, O. H. RANKIN, Proprietor. J. GAKKETT. JMItor. Tlrarsflay, Xay 15, 1890. The international has been defeated, well that it was. copyright bill It is, perhaps, The bill to admit TJlah and New Mexico into the union has been fa vorably reported by the house committee. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch re fers to an esteemed contemporary as a "sway-backed, spindle-shanked colt of journalism." The prospects are not very bril liant at the present outlook for dark horses standing any show in the race for governor or lieutenant governor. i in The elevation of Hon. John G. Carlisle to the United States senate would be a great loss to the house and a considerable blow to the de mocracy in that body. And yet no body can say that he ought not to accept the honor. There seems to be considerable dissatisfaction locally with the place the citizens of San Antonio have chosen in which to entertain the state convention. The hall adjoins a second-class salo...

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. — 15 May 1890

i twin '?" "' - -uma PfaMMfcJAJlA.TLJUrTftTTACgHI3USapreCBCn Slj1 . JJk.isJnrt'fc.WA-L -iiiWSaUXmSSSlSlXXHSSTi. I'm lK im iri..min...l.tl. -, A SLATTED POTATO BOX. Sometht& a little Cheaper and Perhaps a IJttlo Better. In the manufacture of the one piece sections vre have pieces of basswood left that "will not make sections on account of bad color, unsightly knots, checks, etc, in such quantity that wo Bell, dur ing the busy season, from three to four wagon loads of this kind of wood for kindling almost every day. For years A RACE DOWN A TRAMWAY. POTATO BOS MADE OF SLATS. -we have been puzzling our hnins to find some use for these refuse piejiis of bass wood, but nothing has come up to indi cate a use for more than a very small part of them until just now. A few days ago Mr. Warner, the foreman of our woodworking machinery, submitted a potato box, made entirely of these refuse strins of hnsswnnd. with tlin pr. ception of the end pieces. We give you a picture of it below. Perhaps...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 15 May 1890

LOCAL NEWS. A family of Moraians named Baseda from Austiia, t1io lived in this county for some time, sold out their possessions Ibiee or four years ago and returned to Austria. They arrived in Jtirenhatn again yesterday. Tney say that thoy have come to stay and that there is no place any where liLo Washington county. $100 Reward. $100 Tho readers of tho Banner v,ill bo pleased to learn that there is at least one dreaded disease that science has been ablo to cure in all Us stages, and that is Catarrh. Hall's Catarrh Cure is the only positivo cure now known to the medical fraternity, oatarrn being a constitutional disease. r& ouires a constitutional treatment. Hall's Catarrh Curo is taken inter nally, acting diiectly upon the blood and mucous surfaces of the system, thereby destroying the foundation of tho disease, and giving tho patient strength by building up tho constitution and assisting nature in doing its work. The proprietors haveso much faith in its curative powers, that t...

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. — 22 May 1890

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. Ofi-ice Low Building, corner Sandygsind St. Charles Streets. Entered at Postoffiee, Brenham, Texas, as second class matter. VOLUME XXV. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, MAY 22, 1S90. NUMBER 21 k STATE NEWS- A board of trade Las been or ganized at Tyler. The public schools at Halletts ville closed for the year on last Fri day. The tot?' valuation of taxable wealth in Bee county is nearly S2, 500,000. Seventy-nine carloads of cattle Jiave recently been shipped from Gordon. YEke foundation of the new court- Se at Columbus is to be raised za foot higher. The 3on county democratic convention has instructed for Hogg far governor. The street laborers at "Waco to the number of nearly three hundred are out on a strike. E. E. lager, editor of the "Waxahachi Enterprise, died last week of co-isumption. The acreage of cotton planted in Dewitt county this year has been considerably increased. In a difficulty between a farmer And cowboy near Vernon the- cow boy was stabbed in the n...

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. — 22 May 1890

r" ".Tt'.;."j-'-l,.iv;,ii' i." The Brenham Banner. (PtTBHSUKD DAILT AMJ TvrEKLY.) "Weekly, ?2 a year, in advance. Tr5T.iMl nnrt transient ndveriise- jiieiits inserteifat one dollar per square of one incji for hrst insertion, ana nny cenu, per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at half price. ' OUR AGENTS. Joror F. "Weibusch, Burton, Texas. F. M. -Griffix, Lyons, Teras. Jo Mikeski, Wesley, Texas. Oke day Senator JlcDonalU ap pears to have withdrawn from the race for governor and the nest day to have, re-entered again. The Tyler Democrat and Eeporter eeems to havo only one paper on its cschango list. At any rate the greater portion of its editorial space is devoted to extracts from a single paper. An eschango says: "The town of Eos well, Lincoln county, Newlfexico is 21G miles from any railroad. No other place in the United States can say as much." What about Sitka, Alaska? The Ccrsicana Light advertises for an editor. Here is a ch...

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. — 22 May 1890

ANNOUNCEMENTS. FOE SHERIFF. J. R. Robertson is hereby announced as a candidate for Sheriff of "Washington county, subject to tho action of the county demo- cratic convention. LOCAL JSTEWS May not Atteml the Drill. At a meeting of the Brenham light Guard, held 011 Friday even ing the question of attending the state encampment at San Antonio on July 7th, came up. for action. After some discussion on the sub ject the matter was passed over for final action nest Friday evening. The undercurrent of opinion is that the company will not attend the en campment. The older members of the company who have borne the heat and burden of the day and brought home three prizes out of four drills the-company attended are .not disposed to go. To attempt a Krill with all new members would be hazardous, narticularly as the Light Guarfl boys would have all to lose and nothing to gain, standing as thev do at the head of the list. Tne companies from Austin, Dallas, "Waco, San Antonio and Galveston that wer...

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. — 22 May 1890

'(Pr The Weekly Banner. J. G. RANKIN, Proprietor. O. n. V. GAKKKTT. Editor. Thursday, May 22, 1890. Rev. Sam Small is a candidate for the legislature in Georgia on the prohibition ticket. Isx't it rather funny that since Throckmorton's withdrawal from the race the Throckmorton clubs" are op posing Hogg ? Tux Seymour Sun, Vol. 1 No. 1, Las made its appearance in the Bax neb sanctum. It is edited and managed bv G. 31. Magill. The Terrell Star says that the op ponents of Attorney-General Hogg are hard up when they bring out R. M. Hall for governor. It does .seeni so. The New Delta is the title of a new and spicy afternoon paper which lias made itsappearance in the Cres cent city and which comes to us for an exchange. THEjSavasota Tablet says that "if Mr. Hogg is elected, he will be the first native born governor Texas has had." If he is a born governor what's the use to elect him? , ' Hox. John Carlisle has been elected to fill the vacancy in the United States senate from Kentucky. Ho ...

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. — 22 May 1890

w LOCAL NEWS. The oat crop has and is looking well. begun to head The crowd which went out to Mill creek Saturday evening had traditional good luck. TV. H. MuRrnr is having some in terior decorations placed in his Merchants' Exchange saloon. Eight children were confirmed in the German Methodist church at Brenhain Prairie on Sunday. Lokis Korf received a lot of beef cattle on Monday from across the Yegua. near Deanville, in Burleson county. A prominent planter from Little luver doiiuui, iuuiuu cuuulj, m m the city on Sunday in search of cot ton choppers. Rev. J. Armstbong. castor of the Methodist church at Chappell Hill is in Bellville assisting in carrying on a protracted meeting. Mb. Albert Werner will move back in a few weeks to his old stand below the opera house, which is be ing overhauled and repaired. Mn. Bryant Daughtret left Mon day for Brenham to accept the posi tion of engineer in the ice factory at that place. Bellville Times. There were no funds on hand Saturday to pay o...

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. — 22 May 1890

V, arttwtfcn wwuocewwaflftCTnnLitjpjwai Dr. Hartman, A Lecturer on the Theory a::d Practice of -Uettlcme. The Success or u I-mious I'hysiciaii Ex- llninel. The Science of SJHcine 3Zc.licnIoii Simplified. Hope for the Victlins of Coi;imii:toii Bright Disease, Iysiiei!a, Constipa tion, Scrofula, Catarrh, Etc. Dr. S. B. Hartman, a n:ime that has be come a household word throughout the State of Texas by virtue of the many remarkable cures wrought by him while stopping at Dal- las, Fort Worth, Austin, Waco, Houston, Galveston and Sari Anton o, and aiterward at all of the principal cities ot Jthe State of Texas. He will return to Columbus, Ohio, in time to -superintend the opening ol his magnitj cent palatial building, nearly nnisnea, De occupied, dv tne aureical ana Meaicai Association of Columbus, of which the doc tor is president and chiet surceon. The doctor will take with him the best'wishes of hundreds who have been cirredoi some here tofore incurable disease. 'UftymJtavo be hind hi...

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. — 22 May 1890

' . . .i. wwTyw-t i i-i-rrmjyvi" -iifc.a.''jrlg.aTrarLiijgcvirgi-KAja WORSE THAN BOILING OIL. The Awful Itevenco Which a New York 'Woman Inflicted Upon Her Enemy. Two fashionably aliired women en tered an elevated train and began talk ing about a third person, who was evi dently rather obnoxious to them both. The conversation, which was conduct ed in tones loud enough to be heard some distance away, discovered a spe cies of revenge which no one but a woman could think of, much less put into practice. "She's a hateful thing," quoth sho of the shiny black hat. "Very," assented the one iu the new spring Ixjunet. "I never could un derstand how you ever mked her to vour house." " -'I had an object in doing so, you may Le sure. You remember tiiose lovely portieres ray uncle brought me from Persia? Well, she fell dead in lovo with them at tirst sight. I knew sho would, because, of course, she never owned anything half so nice. I knew then that my moment of rovonge was at hand. I pretended ...

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. — 22 May 1890

$ i mymJ'm "mg-qrS' '-.TatV1 - UM.-VA LOCAL NEWS. The trustees of the public schools had a meeting late Tuesday after noon. Besides attending to routine business they prepared a petition to the city council asking that some provision be made to pay off the teachers their salaries for last month. It is understood that the mayor and council have already made provision to borrow a thousand dollars to pay the teachers. Two square. cottages near courthouse Apply to Mes. Babeb. Old lo cabin whiskey, 10 years old; guaranteed age and purity. Full quart bottles. Jacob & Eldridge. Mb. Hesky Cohn, treasurer of Mispah lodge, Knights and Ladies of Honor, is in receipt of a check for one thousand dollars payable to the widow of the late Hugh M. Lewis, that being the amount of insurance on his life in the order. For Oat Meal, Pearl Wheat, Nu devene Flakos, Tapioca? jCorn Starch, Thurbers Extracts, Spices, Doz.;er Crackers, Cakes and Jellies. Go to Sloan & Hodde. .A colobed man whose name w...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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