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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 17 March 1887

IF IN NEED OF LUMBER FIGURE WITH THE CHICAGO LUMBER COMPANY. Abilene Beelectoe. Thursday, March 17. 1887, HENBT LITTS, Editor. To i lot vote at the spring election unless ; . a register. Attend to this matter us once. The Post Office at Solar, M., cannot be said to be a sunny spot for the in cumbent, since its income last year was only ten cents. It is clear that the Solar Postmaster sought office for honor and not for profit. With all their abuse of St. John the republicans are but following in his foot steps on the question of prohibition and woman suffrage. Wherever the peer lejs St. John leads there they follow, even though they are a few years behind him. The Solomon correspondent to the Minneapolis Democrat says: "lion. M. L. Potter, our representative, was fully exonerated at the legislative investiga tion. Could they have investigated the newspapers, his exoneration would have been still more complete." The editor of the Industry Herald is not very particular about his "grub...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 17 March 1887

For the Largest, Cheapest and Best Selected Stock of Lumber in the County call on the Chicag b -y ) ) B. H. D'HUY, Graduate Philadelphia College Phakmacy. Have your prescriptions compounded at John M. Gleissner's Drug Store, east side of Broadway, or. 3d street. 39-ly THE REFLECTOR, -Official Paper of the City.- Thursday, March 17, 1887. I. H. LETTS & CO., Proprietors. Announcements. I am a candidate for Justice of the Peace, and respectfully ask the support of all my friends. Jons P Quink. I vrould respectfully announce my self as a candidate for the office of Con stable, of the city of Abilene. Jacob Secukist. I hereby announce myself as a candi date for re-election to the office of con stable. Jonx S. "Wise. 29-3. I hereby announce myself as a candi date for constable, at the coming city election. Wm. L. Allison. 29-tf. I hereby announce myself as a candi date for the office of constable, at the spring election. W. "W. IIerr. 29-tf. LOCAL AM) OTHERWISE. Patent craft's. Smoke ...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 17 March 1887

4T"An7 person wco izrcb x.. paper re filarlv from the post-oEce, whetner directed xo his nas.c or whether he J3 a Uscrlber or fcot, is responslolo for the pr.r. The courts have decided that refusing w late newspapers from the pontofDce, or re moving and lcavJnp them uncalled for, h Grima facie evidence of T-nxextionai. xnjnn A FRATERNAL TRIBUTE. Brother Ned Is home from college, And his head So full of knowledge fc,that really 'tis aa effort to adjust his Derby Full of boating, full of racing. Full of base-hall, steeple chasing. Boxing, football, hare and hounds, Tatting up the monstrous bell weighing many, many pounds, And all that. He can loap. And he can tumble; In his sleep ne Ulks of "fumble," Halfback," touchdown," "cushion caroms," "scts-to," "going out on strike," Umpire's ruling," "even innings," Eke his Coney Island winniugi, And he's followed by a pup that at any time can go against its weight and do it up. If it like. Such is Ned, My cultured brother; College bred, There...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 17 March 1887

JL s. ) u KANSAS STATE NEWS. Peksioss granted to Kansans on the 9th: Nancy J. Matheny, of Topeka; Noah W. Coffman, of Beloit; George H. Robb. of Severance; Frederick O. Andrews, of Clif ton; "William H. Millan, of Leavenworth; James Abell, of St. Mary's; Stephen D. Dorsuch, of Jamestown; Isaac N. Hubbard, of Cimarron; "Wade H. Ward, of Fort Scott; Nathan N. Mapes, of Haworth: Stephen H. Reynolds, of Great Bend; William U. Rieff, of Marion,and John W. Lonff, of El Dorado. The city of Ellsworth offered to deed to tho G. A. R. of the State, in fee simple, GO) acres of land to be devoted to holding grand army reunions and for such other purposes as the Council of Administration may deem fit. The land is to revert in time to the Sons of Veterans. A committee of seven "was appointed at the late encampment to consider the offer and report at the next encampment. This committee was aLio authorized to reccivo and consider offers from other cities. The numerous petitions sent in to the Legisl...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 17 March 1887

"" ii ibiuuiini -in I - -l. : Ja T-r-r -ra"syrra T? rlwfTinmTl ijffgjrifiilJBfi ,r r q t.pjii vi t l rj i1 ixui v-'F-'- aD bursday, Karch 1887. sMsscaBfcc i '" . .. . other Knows. Xobc'r knows of the work It makes ToT "P the home together; y ntv news of the steps it takes, y 'mows but mother. yo'u atenS to childish woes Whi uissei only smother; Xoboc) t pained by naughty blows, Nobody only mother. Jfobody kmowa of the sleepless care Bestowed on baby brother; Nobody knows of the tender pray'r, Nebody only mother. Nobody knows of the lessons taught OflOTlagone another; Nobofiy knows of the patience sought, Nobody only mother. Nobody knows of the anxious fears Lett darlings may not weather The norm of life in after years, Nobcdy knows but mother. Nobody kneels at the throne above To thank the Heavenly Father Tor that sweetest gift a mother love, Nobody can but mother. 2 Ho Beason for Praise. A $1,000 4-percent government bond is to-day worth in gold $1,280. When the Ttrcr bonds -were i...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 24 March 1887

y u" ABILENE ) VOL. 4. A.BILEDSTE, DICKINSON COUNTY, KANSAS, MAECH 24, 1887. NO. 30. KM liJCiU I uK. PH3EXEi9H09iPHf -f L ) Abilene Eeelectoe. Thursday, March 24. 1887. HENRY LITTS, Editor. An Old Hand. Blue-velncd and wrinkled, knnckly and brown, This good old hand Is clasping mine; I bend above it, and, looking down, I study Its aspect, line by line. This hand has clasped a thousand hands That long have known no answering thrill; Some have moldercd la foreign lands Some in the graveyard on the hilL Claeped a mother's hand. In the day When it was little and soft and white- Mother who kissed it and went away To rest till the waking in God's good light! Clasped a lover's hand, years agone, Who sailed away and lelt her in tears; Under Sahara's torrid zone Ills bones have whitened yeara and years. Clasped the hand of a good man true, Who held it softly and fell asleep. And woke no more, and never knew How long that ImprcbS this would keep. Clasped so many, so many! so few That stUl res...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 24 March 1887

t In i ABILENE KEFLECTOE PUBLISHED BT - BTKOTHEE & LITTa CURRENT COMMENT. When Theodore Tiiton was told of Mr. Beecher's death and asked whether lie had any thing to say, he shook his head sadly and answered: "No; it will do no good now." The King of the Tonga Islands has closed the Wesleyan College at Tonga, and in consequence of his hostility the Wesleyans are leaving his dominions and going to the Fiji Islands. A huge refrigerator canning and packing establishment is to be located at Houston, Tex., by Texas cattlemen. The city has donated five hundred acres of land and two hundred and fifty thousand dollars. James II. Mauk, eighty-ono years old, and Judge Lawrence, eighty-four, are the patriarchs of the Postal De "partment at Washington. They were both appointed in 1831 by President Andrew Jackson. TnE First Comptroller of the Treas ury has decided that no portion of the interest of the fund of two hundred and iifty thousand dollars appropriated by Congress for the education ...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 24 March 1887

) A Ks .WORK OF THE LEGISLATURE. IZJst of Unri JEnactrd bjOtho Late Kansas Legislature. Below we give a list of laws passed at the session of 1ES7 and the date of approval: Making appropriation for the legislative de partments, enrolling clerks, committee clerks, .general expenses incidental to tho gonoral wes Sion of the Legislature of V&Sl. Approved Jsa 4iary23. To provide for the registration of electors at '-elections for the election of county seats and .supplemental to chapter 68 of the laws of Jb81. .Approved February . Conferring upon women the right to Tote at city elections end to hold certain offices. Ap proved February 15- Belatlng to the extension and construction of continuous and connected lines of railroad and providing for the purchase or lease of railroad property, and the purchaso and guaranty of rail road securities in certain cases. Approved Feb- yTuary H. Authorizing the board of education of the city of Burlington to transfer certain moneys from the sinkin...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 24 March 1887

NEED OF LUMBER FIGURE WIT THE CHICAGO LUMBER COMPANY - 8F m y Abilene Reflectok. SUPPLEMENT. uur-day, March 24. 1887, ,BY LITTS, Editor. Mrs. C rover Cleveland bas been unan imously elected an honorary member of the Ladies' Art Association of New York, her qualifications being the kindly aid she extends to women work ers on the press, m the execution of their professional duties. a Mf wa A man drove up from Abilene yester day to 6ej our town. He h;:d just pur chased three business lots in Abilene for sixtv dollars a piece, and is building a store." Jlis name is Bkeesicks.- ba lina Herald. It must have been Skeesicks if he drove to Saliua to see the town. Now that Mr. Beecher is dead and buried, tne question arises, what will become of Plymouth church ? It had cut itself off from all denominational associations, and Jived only in the in tellectual strength of its pastor. There hm linnr more like him. It is inevita ble that it should languish, and fade slowly away. The Conference last...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 24 March 1887

i For the Largest, Cheapest and 'Best Selected Stock of Lumber in the County call 5n the Chicago Lumber Cpmp&ny, Abilene,1 Kas. ) A B. II. D'HUY, Graduate Philadelphia College Piiakmacy. Have your prescriptions compounded at John M. Gleissner's Drugstore, east side of Broadway, cor. 3d street. 39-ly THE REFLECTOR, -Official Paper of the City. Thursday, MdLrchjJTjAZW. JLr L. H. LITTS & CO.jtlToprietors. Announcements. I am a candidate for Justice of the Peace, and respectfully ask the support of all my friends. Joiln P Qui I would respectfully announce my self as a candidate for the office of Con stable, of the city of Abilene. Jacoh Sechkist. I hereby announce myself as a candi date for re-election to the oflice of con stable. Johx S. "Wise. 29-3. I hereby announce myself as a candi date for constable, at the coming city election. Wm. L. Allisox. 29-tf. I hereby announce myself as a candi date for the office of constable, at the spring election. V. W. IIekk. 29-tf. I hereby ...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 24 March 1887

C3STAH comnuaJcatlona for, this' pape Should be accompanied bjrtho acme of the Huthor: not necceardy for publication, but A im evidence f good faith on the port of tho writer. Write only on one bide of the paper. Be particularly careful In giving' na-nes and date6 to have tho letters and fif fires nlHin and distinct. Thet Story of a Wreck. Snuffling and Semantic Account of a Mutiny at Sosu BY W. CLARK RUSSELL- CTTAPTTCU XXVli. 005TI5CKB. "Coroish!" I cned, recovering my self and seiziug the man bj the arms as he stood shouting at tho fast lessen ing ship, "what is the use of those oatliss? Let them go their ways the pitiless cowards! Wo are Englishmen, and our lives are still our own. Come, Tirave companion! wo havo all under gone too much to permit this trial to break us. See this Jndy! 6he swears that we shall be saved yet Be of her "heart and mine and tho boson's there, and help us to make another fight for It. Conic!" He suflered me to pull him off his perilous perch, and truii ...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 24 March 1887

) A JTEE AM) DEATH. Terrible Early Morninar Holocaust at Buffalo, K. T. Destruction of tho Richmond Hotel Ia- mnte Leap From Window la Their Fraatle Effort to Escape Many KUlod and Injured. BnrrAiO, N. TM March 13. Another ca lamity has Tisitod Buffalo. Tho splendid new Richmond Hotel, at the corner of Main and Eagle streets, wan totally destroyed bj fire early this morning, together with the St. James Hall and othor adjacent property. The most distressing part of the disaster it the loss of several lives. The rapidity ol the fire cutting off all means of eacapo, led some persons to leap for life from the win--dows. Others got down flro escapes or od Bayes'ladders raised by the firo department. The shrieks and crios of tho poor people in the npper stories of the structure were heartrending. Ono man, mai with terror, leaped from the third-story window and was picked up from the stone sidewalk on Main street a mangled and bleeding corpse. Several who succeeded in making thoir escape w...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 24 March 1887

YU For The "Beflector." Messrs. Editors : The c-se of the State of Kansas against George Harvey, tried and decid ed in the district court of Dickinson county the other day, is one of impor tance to the public. The facts proved autise' :al, briefly stated," areas follows: A 1 "obert Yonly, twelve years of age. wa, . pupil in one of the public schools of the county. Mr. Harvey is one of the school board of the district. The boy, Yonly, "was very unruly iu the school, as the teacher testified, "guilty of continued disobedience." The teacher appealed to. the district board who made several attempts to induce the refractory boy to obey the rules of the school. All, however, to no pur pose, and the board at last sent Mr. Harvey, who was clerk of the board, to the school with instructions to do what was right and necessary in the premises. Mr. Harvey went to the boy's father and requested him to make his son be have at school, and stated that unless the boy would obey the rules of the scho...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 31 March 1887

, , r . . 4-t .Cn-cCa. THE ABILENE "VOL. 4. -A-BILEZSTE, DICKIISrSOIsr COUNTY, BZAJSTSAJS, MAEOH 31, 1887. 3STO. 31. CoXl, ) REFLECTOR. ) A Abilene Keelector. Thursday, March 31. 1.887. HENET LITTS, Editor. THE - LADIES - WHO - HAVE - REGISTERED ! Fragment 1855- of Border 1862-1885. History The passage of the "Kansas Nebraska Bill" is the starting point of much thrilling history and biography in this "country. Freedom and Slavery had met before on "dress parade" in -Congress, in conferences, and other fashion able resorts. But this bill brought them face to face in Kansas, both with heavy boots on, a spur on each heel and a revolver in each hand. The border counties of Missouri at that time held three-fourths of the slaves of the state. That fine belt of country at that time presented the finest picture,.pf plenty, comfort, slovenly rep6se,an'dpro-slavery prosperity, to be found anywhere in the world. Hemp, corn, mules, "niggers," fine horses, big Kentucky men, beautiful Kentucky wo...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 31 March 1887

fc m M ABILENE REFLECTOR PUBLISHED BY li. EC. LITTS & CO. CURRENT COMMENT. TnE birthday presents received by the Emperor William "were sufficient to load live furniture wagons. --!- TiiE experiments made by the French Government with the "self-steering : torpedo" at Toulon have resulted in failure. Owing to the Interstate Commerce law Boston wool dealers say they will be unable, after April 5, to handle Cal ifornia wool. Proceedings arc to be begun against Charles Reder. of Bakerville, D. T.f for failing to dispose of underbrush so as to prevent the spread of forest fires. The Democrats of the Virginia Legis lature have decided to vote for a com mittee to interview foreign bondholders ind secure favorable terms from them. It j was reported in St. Petersburg that M. KatkofT had fallen into dis grace with the Czar, owing to his con tinued attempts to force Russia into a war. The art collection of ex-fjSovemor Sprague, of Rhode Island, numbering about one hundred and sixty pictures...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 31 March 1887

1 IV A -0T"AU communications tor tuts papa. Should bo accompanied by tho name of the Kuthor: not accessar-Hy t ir publication, but as an evidence cf good faith on the part o. the writer- W:-ita only on one side oi the paper. Be particularly careful in gr'Ing paroe3 and dates to have tho letters and flip "Bros PiK.a ana cisnnrr,. The Stray of a Wreck. Shrilling and "Romantic Account of a Hutiny at Sea. 6Y W. CLARK RUSSELu.1 cnAPTEIi XXIX. CoxTisnzn. "I should Lave gone on board again "had you delayed coining," she vriiis jpcred. The boatswain shoved the boat's "head oft", and we each shipped an oar .and pulled the boat about a quarter of ji mile away from the ship; and then, from a strange and wild curiosity to behold the ship sink, and still in our 3icarts clinging to her, not only as the Jiome wherein we had found shelter for many days past, but as the only -visible object in all the stupendous Teach of watcra, wc threw in the oar3 .and sat watching her. s some hours had elapsed si...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 31 March 1887

IF IN NEED OF LUMBER FIGURE WITH THE CHICAGO LUMBER COMPANY l N Abilene Eeflectok. Thursday, March 31. 1887, rNBY LITTS, Editor, In x . .ia fourteen hundred and six vromen Lave registered. In "Wellington, the total registration is 1,419, of this -number 513 are women. They have a woman superintendent of public schools' at DesMoines, Iowa. The women of Lincoln, Kas., held a meeting recently and resolved to ignore politics and vote for the best men. A Japanese lady has recently been engaged on the editorial staff, of one of the most important political newspapers of Tokio. It is a settled question in law that foreign born women who are married to citizens bf the United States areheld to be citizens, "and can vote in munici pal elections. The wisest Chinaman in the world lives in San Diego, Cal. lie is a laundrymanfand he has kept an adver tisement running in the local paper for flf teen years: It is rumored that at their next ses sion the Kansas legislature will change the name of the...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 31 March 1887

u t y i. k J ' h i i ABILENE KEFLECI0B! PPBLLSHF.D BY - 8TEOTHER & LITTS. V. MAKING CALLS. '(I hope she's out; the tiresome thing!) , "Miss Jones at home to-day 1 "NoT I'm so sorry she's not In; . Give her my love, I pray, 'And here's my card; and ask her, please, To call and see me soon; : I'm sorry not to find her In, . This lovely afternoon." (Good '.ock for once !) I do declare, There goes the WldovrBurr; m just drop up and leave my card And wash my hands of her; And here to number '-forty-six" Have moved those queer McKnlghts, f Their pew Is right across from our's; , Their children look like frights. But pastor said I ought to call I As if Td timo to wast. Or strength to spend on any one Who shows such horrid taste 1 That's all he knows ! I'll gently ring, , I hope they will not hear, ' An l if they don't, I'm very sure , My conscience will ho clear. Tls just my luck 1 As truo's I live ! She's coming to tho door! "Mrs. McKnight, how do you do? I meant to call before ! Your...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 31 March 1887

i, & - ' - ":- - . . T -'-- 5 mi i Abilene Beflectok. J. M. G-ISH, Veterinary Surgeon. CALLS PKOMFLY ATTEXDED TO, DAY OR NIGHT. Office Corner of Olive and Twelfth Sts. 33E2TJ. Lombard, President. Jas. L. Lombard, Y. President and Manager. W. A. Lombard, Secretary. 20 St. Helens Place, London, Eng. "' 13 Sears Building, Boston, Mass. Ninth and Main, Kansas Ciy SUPPLEMENT. LOMBARD - INVESTMENT - COMPANY, Thursday, March 31. 1887, HENET LITTS, Editor. The First Spring Lie. George Brown, who lives up east of the Catholic church, was reading a mad dog story over at ISick O'Brien's groc ery the other morning. -He thereupon proceeded to disgorge this lurid tale: Once, when we lived in Ohio, ho ob served his valuable bird dog acting strangely. Securing the dog by a stout chain to a young tree, he waited to see what would come of it. In less than two houra the dog was raving mad. He flew at the young tree and bit it furiously in a dozen places. The dog soon died. In about three weeks the...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 31 March 1887

SU For the Largest, Cheapest and Best Selected Stock of Lumber in the County call on the ChicagoTLumber Company, Abilen Kas. i t B. H. D'HUY, Graduate Philadelphia coli-ege phak3iacy. Have your prescriptions compounded at John M. Gleissner's Drug Store, east fide of Broadway, cor. 3d street. 39-ly THE REFLECTOR, Official Paper of the City.is- Thursday, March 31, 1887. L. H, UTTS & CO., Proprietors, Annonnc ements. I am a candidate for Justice of the Peace, and respectfully ask the support of all my friends. Jons P Qudjx. I would respectfully announce my self as a candidate for the office of Con stable, of the city of Abilene. Jacob Sechrist. I hereby announce myself as a candi date for re-election to the office of con atable. Jonx S. "Wise. 29-3. I hereby announce myself as a candi date for constable, at the coming city election. "War. L. Allison. 29-tf. I hereby announce myself as a candi date for the office of constable, at the spring election. W. "W. Hekr. 29-tf. The Hodern C...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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