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

ANNOUNCEMENTS. - FOR DISTRICT ATTORNEY. The Banner is aithorized to announce Ueaukeqard Bryan as a candidate for dis- trict attorney of the 21st Judicial distr ct subject to the action of District Democratic -convention. . FOR COtWTr CLERK. The Banner is authorized to announce 0.. A. Seward as candidate for County Clerk of Washington county subject to the action of the Democratic County Convention. The Basnee is authorized to announce "Capt J. II. Byrnes as r. candidate lor county clerk of Washington county subject to the action of the democratic county convention. Ft" We are authorized to announce do r. Jackson as a candidate for county clerk sub- ject to the action of the county democratic convention. FOR SHERIFF. J. R. Robertson is hereby announced as a candidate for Sheriff of Washington county subject to the action of the county demo- cratic convention. At the request of many friends 1 here- with announce myself as a candidate for Sheriff of Washington county subject to the act...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 July 1890

The Weekly Banner. J. o o. n RANKIN Proprietor. P. GARRETT. Editor. Thursday July 3 1890. The Baxxeb congratulates the Gal veston News on the nomination of- its esteemed friend. Hon. Miles Crowley as a candidate for the leg- islature. The Waco Day says Lodge's fed- oral election bill ought to have an appropriate caption and suggests "A bill to raise h 11 in the South" etc. The Waco News is an optimist It says: "Ourlocal weather prophet predicts a drouth. It is justas easy to predict nice showers and much more pleasant." The "oneninff speech" of Dick Hall the alleged gubernatorial can- didate is still being sent out as a "supplement" with some of the coun try papers. The Texas Farmer has got to be an issue in the campaign among the Clarkites. Col. Bill Shaw has been warming them under their shirt-tails a little hotter than they could stand. The Basses having reprobated the Galveston .News for being a meddle- some interloper in the affairs of the democratic party a feeling of lone- so...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 July 1890

LOCAL NEWS There were several loads of fresh mown hay on the streets yesterday. The report of the census-takers shows that there are over eighty manufactories in Brenham including shoe shopsetc. Miss Lizzie Thornton has been elected sponsor of the Brenham Light Guard in place of Mrs. Linn neo Miss Emma Wilkins. Mr. K . L. Burses the clock man sustained the reputation of the Bren- ham gun club at the Hempstead shoot on Friday. He won a number of first prizes. Mb. Julius Dodt the popular ipweler at Mr. L. Bronenkant has constructed a convenient device by which he fans himself and manages to keep cool while at work during the warm weather. A colored woman from Burton who has been lying out a fine in the rnnnfcv iail that was imposed in the justice court of that precinct last October was discharged from cus tody on Friday. A pleasant party was given on Thursday evening at the residence of Mrs. Chas. Parks complimentary to Miss Katie Daffan of Corsicana who left for her home the followin...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 July 1890

TheWeekly Banner. J. Q. RANKIN Proprietor. O. H. V. GAEKETT Editor. Thursday July 3 1890. Lost-A crown. My kiugdon for its recovery. G. Warwick Clark "Waco. Fort Worth Gazette. Bkexhaxi will be prepared to sym pathize with some of the bigger towns of the state when the census returns come in. The annual cholera scare over in the old country has broken out like the annual yellow fever scare on this side of the water. The Baijxeb challenges anybody to point out a better paper than its weekly edition the last issue of which contains twenty-two columns of solid reading matter. Saba Bebxhahdt admits that she is platonically in love with Henry 31. Stanley and says that at his bidding she would follow him into the heart of Africa. Who knows but what James W. Throckmorton will vet ho Hib nomi nee of the San Antonio convention ? Strancrer thinffs havo lmnnfmerl. His nomination would bring peace to the warring elements. ITarlin Ball. Gov. Throckmorton would not lend himself to be a tool in an...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 July 1890

STATE NEWS. The comptroller has purchased SG000 of Armstrong county court- house bonds. . The body of an unknown white man was found floating in the river at San Antonio a few days ago. A new postoffice has been es tablished at Goodwin Comal county . with H. D. Gruena postmaster. . . ... An immense crop ot cotton is expected in DeWitt county this year far exceeding that of last year. The Austin district conference of the Methodist church convened at "Weimar last week. The Houston water company by charter amendment is authorized to increase its capital to 150000. Gen. Roberts has advices that there will be forty companies attend- ing the San Antonio military en- campment. A young boy named "Wni Low was run over by a dray at Galveston the other day and received injuries supposed to.be fatal. Barry Miller assistant county -attoney of Dallas county was ac- cidentally shot the other day while pulling a pistol out of a drawer. The Southern Building and 'Loan association of Louisiana with ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 July 1890

LOCAL NEWS. The school trustees of the Galley Ford colored school community met the other day and organized by electing Benjamin ilalone chairman Geo. Cockrell secretary and Lem Blake treasurer. At the request of the patrons the first business was the election of a teacher for the en- suing year and without a dissenting vote J. K. Colbert was elected. Foe Cider and "White Wine Vine gar Syrup and Molases Best Laun- dry Soap 8080 per box $3.30 small boxes 70 cents. Go to Sloan & Hodde. TJkcle George Wilson wrote a pos tal card home which was dated last Saturday and received Tuesday from Leadville Col. stating that he was itoii'nir rlinTiPv hv a redhot stove to keep from getting uncomfortably cold- Fob Oat ITeal Pearl Wheat Nu- devene Flakes Tapioca Corn Starch Thurbers Extracts Spices Dozier Crackers Cakes and Jellies. Go to Sloan & Hodde. The little six-year-old daughter of Mr. M. W. Wroe who is employed at Wallney's saddlery establishment died rather suddenly night before la...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 July 1890

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. OmcE Low Building corner Sandy and St. Charles Streets. Entered at Postoffice Brenliani Texas as second class matter. n YOLUME XXV. BREKHAM TEXAS THURSDAY JULY 10. 1S90. NUMBER 2S EDIT(. RIAL NOTES. Steve F.p .;s has decided not to mate tho rar- for congress in "West JVirginhi. The whole country seems to be al- most as unanimous for Cleveland in 1802 as Texas is for Hogg. Quite a number of the state papers celebrated the "glorious Fourth' by not appealing on that date. Fsasce is kicking against the Mc- Kialey tariff bill and threatens to re- "iiate. The bill has not become a r tt jet. The Sher nan Courier furnishes the latest addition to Mother Goose's Melodies in he following: "Little boy Clark come blow your horn: Cook's in the soup and Hogg's in tjie corn." Hon. W. L. Scott ex-congressman from Pe insylvania is delighted with the gubernatorial prospects in his state and declares that Gov. Pattison the democratic candidate can not be beaten. i STATE NEWS the ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 July 1890

'. ajmmttwgjLmwfiuiiMMftwwwkW The Brenham Banner. (PUBLISHED DAILY ASD WEEKLY.) "Weekly 2 z. year in advance. TinMs. T-pcnl and transient advertise ments insertecTat one dollar per square of one men for first insertion ana nuv cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in- serted at half price. OUR AGENTS. John F. "Weibcsch Burton Texas. F. M. Qriffdt Lyons Texas. Jo MiKEaKi Wesley Texas. HELLO THERE ! ' How are you supplied with reading mat- ter for thj present campaign ? Do you want tokeeppostPd? If so send $1.35 and get the "Weekly Banner until January 1st 1690 and the Dallas Weekly News a 12-page pa per until Dec. 1st 1890. Now is the time to subscribe. Be quick about it. m m The Temple Times came out last 1 Monday printed with red ink in honor of the ninth anniversary of Temple's birth. Dai.eam county the headquarters of the capital syndicate which started the libel asrainst General Hogg has instructed for him. The old' chestnut abo...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 July 1890

n AKKOUNCEMENTS. TOR DISTRICT ATTORNEY. The Banner is authorized to announce -k Beauregard Bryan as a candidate for dis- trict attomer of the 21st Judicial distr ct subject to the action of District Democratic convention.. TOR COUNTY CLERK. The Banner is authorized to announce 0. A. Beward as candidate for County Clerk A of Washington county subject to the action of the Democratic County Convention. k. The Basses is authorized to announce 1 Capt J. M. Byrnes as a candidate tor county .clerk of Washington county subject to the action of the democratic county convention. We are authorized to announce Jo P. Jackson as a candidate for county clerk sub- ject to the action of the county democratic convention. FOR SHERIFF. J. R. Robertson is hereby announced as a candidate for Sheriff of Washington county subject to the action of the county demo cratic convenuoD. At the reouest of manv friends 1 here- with announce myself as a candidate for Scenfl or Washington county suDiect to me action ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 July 1890

The Weekly Banner. J. G. RANKIN. Proprietor. O. H. P. GAKHETT. Editor. Thursday July 10 1890. The nest legislature of Texas will Tiave a grand opportunity to dishn guish itself. It Btill appears to be nip and tuck between Kilsrore and Hubbard in the congressional race. . About a dozen more counties have instructed for Hogg and none for Cook Hall or Wheeler. Suppose the papers all join in agi- tntinrr the enforcement ot tne vagrancy laws for a change from the discussion of politics. Gen. Hogg closed his campaign for the "overnorshiD at San Antonio on Saturdav nicrht. He will rest until the convention meets. The anti-commissionists will not he compelled to eat crow at San Antonio. They may have their choice of this bird or Cooked goose. Has the "Waco Day flopped? It says it "is fain to confess that Gen. Hogg's boom is a big one." We thought it would be a sorry confes- sion. Osiaha "World-Herald: Harrison Las scored sis vetoes! Go it old man! Keep your wind and don't get rattled and ab...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 July 1890

LOCA.L NEWS. There are quite a number of cases of typhoid fever reported in the city As will be seen by his published x:ard elsewhere Mr. E. L. Salley has withdrawn from the race before the democratic convention as a candi- date for county assessor. Mesebs. Jackson Horst and Mil- ler of Austin Tiller from Fort "Worth Stewart from Galveston and Hammond Wheeler and McDade from Hempstead were among the visitors at the shooting contest. Perfect order will be preserved out at the Germaniapark to-day and ladies will find everything prepared for their especial comfort and con- venience. There will be plenty of refreshments of all kinds on the grounds. The Germama society has receiv ed two beautiful Haas and nag-stans from the North one of which has heen unfurled on top of the pavilion out at Germania park and the other will float to the breeze m the pro- cession this morning. When the Light Guard were re- turning homo from Burton on Fri day afternoon the conductor and brakcman objected to ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 July 1890

J. G O. B. KANKIN Proprietor. P. GARRETT. Editor. Thursday July 10 1890. Bob Ixgeksoix says that vivisec- tion is the bell of science and the "Waco Day demands an explanation. Ingersoll is on record as saying that there isn't any hell. Cook says he feels his cause is hopeless but Don Quisole like he represents a principle and an idea which must be championed even though it be a losing game. The irrepressible Hose Harris the Arkansaw monopolist who goes about in the disguise of a tramp newspaperman has bobbed up way out on the Bio Grande border. He is connected with the El Paso Tribune. The Weekly Banner. I TnE basse has been requested ! by Dr. Barney of the state asylum 1 for the blind to publish the follow-1 mg with which request we cheer fully comply: At Austin there is a large free "!-hnol for the blind children of Vox- as where they can pursue all studies of the ordinnrv schools and besides :f r hey have a talent for it can study ait uraucues in musiij. -Liiey urny also lenrn bo...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 July 1890

- I STATE NEWS. Jasper has a military company known as the Jeff Davis Rifles. Esteban Me'degino fatally stab- bed Tomas Castanado in a cutting affray at San Angelo. Josie Hall a young colored woman committed suicide at Austin by taking an overdose of morphine. The comptroller has purchased S5000 worth of Caldwell county bonds for the permanent school fund. Frank Gardener about 20 years old was accidentally shot in a sa- loon at San Angelo by John John- son. The wound was pronounced fatal. An Italian woman while crazy drunk at Corpus Christi tried to commit suicide by tying her hands and legs and rolling off the -wharf into the bay. The Ford Publishing company nf nnllns with a canital of 810000 and the Cleburne Cemetery associa tion with a capital of $ S20.UUU Have been chartered. "Work is to commence on the new federal building at Texarkaua at once. It will cost S100000 and S10000 more has been added to fur- nish the building. The city elevator at Decatur was destroyed by fire on Th...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 July 1890

w m 1 J5- WWjSft'Si. TOnATjMTS - ' SL3& Ax an adjournedJtaeeting of the board of trustees 'Xjt- the public schools which was held day before Yesterday to finish the election of teachers by electing teachers of the colored schools J. D. Hill of Nava- sota was elected principal in place of M. H. Broyles who has been elected to fill a place at the Prairie "View school The other teachers elected were Miss Hattie Branch TV. H. Browning and Miss Hattie Patterson. The last two are as signed to "Watrousville. 3Iore teachers will be elected as they are needed. As long as the cotton picking season lasts the attendance is small at the colored schools Being agent for Messrs. A. C. Yantine & Co. merchant tailors New York and having just received a fine line of samples I am now pre pared to take orders for tailor-made suits with the nt guaranteed periect. Call early while samples are com plete. E. Hoftjiasn. The unfortunate difficulty at Col. umbus which resulted in the killing of Major E...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 17 July 1890

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. Office Low Building comer Sandy and St. Charles Streets. Entered at Postoffice Brenham Texas as second class matter. VOLUME XXV. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY JULY 17 1S90. NUMBER 9 k Iw .EDITORIAL NOTES. M The farmers of Florida are after United States Senator Call's scalp and will try to prevent his re-election. "Waco and McLennan county the home of the political boss "War- wick" Clark instructed for Hogg in the primaries last Saturday. Galveston and Houston havo a little family quarrel on hand grow- ing out of the failure to agree on a candidate for district attorney. The agony is over. Stanley is kSuried at last. Let us hope that ETenceforth the papers will not de- "vote so much space to discussion of she affair. J.HE day before the primaries were held the Waco Dav called on everybody to vote for either Wheel er Hall or Cook. Anything to beat tHogg of coarse. Some of the papers still refer to Thos. Harrison "the boy preacher" up North. The "boy preacher'- con- fe...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 17 July 1890

The Brenham Banner. (prBUSHED DAILT ASD WZZKLT.) "Weekly S2 z year in advance. miu T.rril anil transient advertise ments inserteofat ono dollar per square of ouo inch for hrst insertion ana niiy ceuu. per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in- serted at half price. OUR AGENTS. Joiu." F. Weibusch Burton Texas. F. M. GETFrnr Lyons Texas. Jo SIiKESKi Wesley Texas. HELLO THERE ! How are you supplied with reading mat- ter for the present campaign ? Do you want to-keep posted' If so send $1.35 and get the Weekly Banner until January 1st 1890 'and the Dallas Weekly Newsfra 12-page pa per until Dec 1st IS90. 1 ow is the tune to subscribe. Be quick about i U The Baltimore hackmen are op- posed to Sunday funerals and seek to discourage them by raising the price of attendance. The Tyler Democrat and Eeporter says the Houston Post has about quit fighting Hogg but it keeps on making mouths at him. Hon. Eogek Q. Mills has taken a short leave of absence ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 17 July 1890

AOTJNCEMENTS. Thl j-Q' DISTB1CT ATTOSXET. SitriTi.i' is authorized to announce Bkaorebard Bn "? P"6. fr d' trirt attorns nf th.e 21st Judicial distr.ct. Euoject to the action convention. of District Democratic An Unfortunate Accident. On Thursday evening between 7 and 8 o'clock Wallace Rankin son of Mr. J. G. Rankin proprietor of this paper met with a serious acci dent down the Santa Fo road which resulted in tne Joss of Ins right foot it it results in nothing more serious for couxtt clek ne ana nis companions ltoy uole- The Banner 'is authorized to amT0Unci ? maD um&r reen George Vin- A. Seward as candidate for Count . K sodj all Brenham boys were out of Washington county subject to the .auon flgjug an(j traveling across the country and had stopped at an em- twenty of the Democratic County Convention The Baxser is authorized to announce Capt J. M. Byrnes as a candidate lor county clerk of Washington county subject to the action of the democratic county convention. i Jackson as ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 17 July 1890

The Weekly Banner. J. 6 RANKIN Proprietor. O. H. P. GARRETT Editor. Thursday July 17 1890. John Ieeland will hardly go to congress this year. Possibly some other year. The annual death rate in the "United States is said to be IS of 1000 -while in England the rate is 20 and in Germany 22. Navasota Tablet: If there is a single joint in the anti-Hogg armor that the Brenhaji Banner's lance hasn't reached it must be very hard to find. Mb. Peyton Brown the present editor of the Austin Statesman has purchased the interest of Mr. W. P. ' Gaines and now owns the controlling interest in the paper. New York has the distinction of containing the most densely popu lated square mile on the face of the earth. It holds 270000 people nearly all of whom are Italians. The Paris News says that the man who will not pay his poll tax ought not to be allowed the use of the bal- lot. That would be the best way to secure the payment of the tax. The farmers' alliance of Travis county has passed a resolution c...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 17 July 1890

STATE NEWS. Cleburne has been made an in- ternational money order office. The Manor precinct in Travis county adopted local option on Thursday by a vote of 5 to 1. The postoffice at Cheatham Colorado county has been discon- tinued and the mail transferred to Sublime. The report mentioned in Austin specials of the killing of a county official of Blanco county proves to bo untrue The ex-confederates of Nacog- doches Shelby San Augustine and Sabine counties held a reunion at San Augustine on the 5th. A fast mail train has been es- tablished between Dallas and St. Louis over the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe and the 'Frisco roads. A land company has purchased a tract adjoining Madisonville which has been laid off in town lots and blocks -which will be sold at public sale. Grass all over Texas excepting that west of the Pecos river is said to bo better than it has been for years and in consequence cattle are in fine condition. The ex-confederate soldiers of Madison county will meet on t...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 17 July 1890

tf LOOAL NEWS. ? A In the acconutofgthe proceedings ' the fionvenlid onTTueJuay ( jfifjr the opera house Srersicht was made ?v yrx - m not meritio"iunf.the fact that 3Ir. Heber Stone wis unanimously elected chairman of the democratic executive committee for the ensuing two years. A better selection could not have been made. Something Kiber's. new in Soda water at Maccaroni Vermicilli Lemons Cakes Candies always fresh Gra ted Sugar Corn Maplo Syrup Best Syrups. Jacob & Eldridge. There are so many grass widow- ers in the city whose wives and fam- ilies are off spending the summer and visiting their friends that the aforesaid grass widowers are talking of organizing a mutual condoJence .society. On hand "Bock Lime Cement Brick Doors "Windows Blinds Scrolls Mouldings Cypress Cisterns Finishing Lumber of all kinds. Bal- usters Wire Screens Doors and Buckeye llowers. Fraxk TV. Wood. Eveby member of the Brenham Light Guard and Field Artillery speak in high terms of the encamp- ment wit...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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