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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 5 May 1887

ABILENE BEFLECTOB -PUBLISHED BY X,. H. LITTS & CO. CUEBENT COMMENT. The big bridge between New York and Brooklyn is being treated to a new coat of paint, and it will take about twenty tons of paint to cover, itr Mbs. Howe, the female swindler of Boston, "was born in Alexandria, near Washington, in 1826. Her maiden name is said to have been Sarah G. Chase. It is stated from Washington that all the orders suspending the operation of the long and short haul provision of the Inter-State Commerce law are to cease on the same date. In Russia, on the northern railways, the locomotives, hitherto burning "wood or coal, are being adapted for $eat burning, the saving being esti mated at some fifty per cent Hit. Rider Haggard complains that with all the immense popularity of his novel in this country he has received lmt thirteen pounds from the sale of lis books on this side of the Atlantic. A recent enactment of the Idaho Legislature requires that all practicing jlrysicians in that Territo...

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. — 5 May 1887

) J ABILENE EEFLECTOB PUBLISHED BY L. H. LITTS & CO. THE EUSSIAN DOCTOR 'Entertaining1 and Bomantio Story from Real Idfo. UAdapied rnow TOT GERMAN ELJSE POLKK. or Z&xz. I?r 5TKS. FRANCES A. SHAW. zTrantlclion Copyrighted, 18S7. by A. A Kcllgj Xeictpaptr Company. CIIAPTEE IL COSTIinTED. Desiree begged permission to leave tat once, anil dispatched a note to the Russian doctor asking the hospitality of his house for the few days prior to her return to Paris. With this letter in his hand, the doc tor sought Marianne, requesting her to go in person and invite Mile. l)uvois. "1 knew this voung jrirl s mother as a child." he added. "She loses her place on my account, and I feel that she has claims upon me." "I have nothing against her coming if she does not stay too long," an- swered Marianne. In any event you are master of your own house. I hope J shall like the girl." "I am sure of that. She resembles Ijer- suniry-tnipered mother, and will be a genial element in our house dur ing...

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. — 5 May 1887

IF IN NEED OF LUMBER FIGURE WITH THE CHICAGO LUMBER COMPANY. (Ul Abilene Reflector. Thursday, May 5. 1887, HENEY LITTS, Editor. TVr' Whitman is approaching his 68th birthday. The net earnings of the Pennsylvania railroad and its branches, the first quarter of this year, increased $1,200 000. The false report that Cleveland bad declared his intention to refuse a sec ond nomination, has developed a sur prising sentiment in favor of his re election. The Daily Dcmocrat&t Grand Hapids, Mich., has just celebrated its semi centennial by issuing a reprint of its first number containing VanBuren's inaugural address. "I see that some newspapermen have formed a club, and called it the Home less Club," remarked Robinson. "Does that mean that they have no homes?" "No," replied Lighthead, "it only means that they will be home less than ever now.' Secretary and Mrs. Whitney have made a gift of $5,000 to the orphanage connected with St. John's Episcopal church, in Washington. It was in this chu...

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. — 5 May 1887

For the Largest, Cheapest and Best Selected Stock of Lumber in the County call on the ChkJagoTLumber Company, Abflene, Kas. ks r i ) J A Have your prescriptions compounded at John M. Gleissner's Drugstore, east side of Broadway, cnr. 3d street. 39-ly THE REFLECTOR, -Official Paper of the City. L. H. LITTS & CO., Proprietors. ThursdayrAfifUrlSBL ftfiff7ibB. OTHERWISE, LOCAL AND From Mondays daily. Dickinson county has seven prisoners in the Ottawa county jail at present. The Grand Commandery of Kansas meets in Salina the 10th of next month. Ben Knauss is nieht watch for a acting as special number of the mer- chants. Frank Bearce has purchased the res idence of Dr. J. E. ilerbst, on West Third street. Will Doake has bought the south side naeat market. Will is an old timer at the business. Weaver, the crack player of last year's nine, is playing with the Wel lington club. Robert Knox has a thousand tons of ice, to keep us from spoiling throughout the heated term. Several May partie...

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. — 5 May 1887

3PAay person vrau tnKes the paper re. ainrlr from tub p"st-office, whether directed to his nmno or vnetner ha Is a subso.ibor or not,'J3-TCipo:!F5bIofor tbo pav. TheeourttThsvo decided tht refnaina- to take sc-rf-Kpnpirs from the pot-offioc or tf& inovinsr and Jeanp them unoaliort for. J3 Orima fac.o ev.deace ortxrzsmom.ts vjujzo- THE OLD NEST. &. acst hung rocking on a tree, "With Cathcr-bird, moihcr-blrd, llttlo birds three. But the first little bird tried its whips and flew, -Ana the wee little nestlings wore only two. .And, ere they Imew it, the second bird X5e not of a sweet-voiced songster heard. Aad the third little bird, loft alone In the nest, Enohed over the edge, and was gone with the rest. Then the f alfcer and mother-bird sat alone, Star the three little birds from the nest had flown. .And the lather-bird sang but a feeble note, Aral the mother-bird stifled the sob in her throat. TVjt what is a nest on a lovely tree "Without the dear little nestlings three! Elle...

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. — 5 May 1887

) ' i ) J A ; NOT SMOOTH SAILING. Tho Difficulties Which Are In Sir. Sher man' Way of Beaching the Presidential Nomination. The boom for John Sherman as the Republican candidate in 1888 is assum ing, under judicious management, very promising proportions. Its most inter esting feature is its many-sidedness. To" large numbers of Republicans it presents itself as a relief from the Blaine incubus under which they have rested so long and which they have found it 60 difficult to throw off To others Sherman is the candidate of as sured financial views who can carry New York and possibly reconcile the Mugwumps. To another class he is the coming pacificator of the South who is to rend asunder more effectively than any other Republican the solidity of that section. Yet it is not all plain sailing even in his own party for the friend of the New York banks and the discoverer of Eliza Pinkston. Two formidable ob stacles lie in the channel through which he must pass to a nomination; and there se...

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. — 5 May 1887

Abilene Eeflectoe. Thursday, May 5. 1887, Leavenworth limes: Kansas can point the finger of pride at her news papers, and say, "they are never behind their town." Mar Kansas papers are prophesying that tvo cents per mile will be the passenger rate on all railroads In Kan sas two years from now. If the Inter-State Commission con tinues to suspend provisions of the law, there will soon be nothing left of it. The law should have a test before being hung up. . ' Old Sport, the horse which General Kilpatrick rode in his famous expedi tions during the war, died at Decker town, N. J., a few days ago. He was thirty-three years old. sheriff's sale. TTNDEK AND BY VIRTUE OF AN ORDER U of sale Issued by the Clerk ol the District Court or Dickinson County, State ot Kansas, in a cause pending therein, wherein John Widlerla plaintiff, and John Cunningham, Lncy Ann Cun ningham. The Westinghouse Company, WesHne house Machine Company are defendants. I win, on ' Saturday, May 7th, A. D. 18 7 at the fr...

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. — 12 May 1887

jZstoOl. u. s. 6 Ls VZ- 2iTHE ABILENE REFLECTOR. i - ., -. ' t A-RTT.-F.TSTB. DICKINSON OOTJNTIT, KANSAS. M.Y 12, 1887. InTO. 37 "VOL. 4. Qy HfffffltB t ) A From Thursday's Dally. Thft Lutheran church is putting in electric lights to-day. A fine wrought iron range is being placed in the Carpenter House kitchen to-day, by Bonebrake & Eice. When completed, L. A. Heed's resi dence on Buckeye avenue will be the finest in the city. Paul & Jacobs are the contractors. The first edition of the Abilene Ev ening Reflectou was issued Mon day. It is a neat, newsy and well printed folio. Success to this new ven ture. Abilene Chronicle. H. II. Manzey, of this city, was mar ried Tuesday, to Miss Maggie Dempsey, of Abilene -the ceremony being con ducted by A-.Vellington, Esq. Mr. Manzey isrtne-ook at the Grand Cen tral. Sdlina Journal. Mr. Dryer, for several months past head baker at Barton's bakery, will next week open a .first class bakery and ice cream parlor, in the first room south of ...

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. — 12 May 1887

ewAif person -who takes p oaJfj aSxlr from the post-offlco, whorhar Uted ohis name c.r Aether he is. a subscriber or xxot. Is responsible for the "pay. , The courts have decided tout refusing -o take newspapers from the post-office, or re movinp an jbuviup them ncaivd for. U sriina f cole evidence of ihtbstiox ax. tbJlC ONE AND TWO. If yon to me be cold. Or I be false to yon. The world will go on. I think. Just as It used to do: -The clouds will flirt with the moon. The sun will kiss the sea, The wind to the trees will whisper. And laugh at you and me. But the sun will not shine so bright. The clouds will not seem so white . To one. as they will to two; So I think yu had better be kind And I had best be true, .And let the old love go on Just as it used to do. 11 the whole of a page be rea'l; If a book be finished through, Still the world may read on, I th'nl:, Jest as it used to do; Tor other lovers will con The pages we have passed, Aftnd, the treacherous gold. of the binding "Will...

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. — 12 May 1887

1 v A THE RECENT QUAKE. Report of tke Doings of tbo Iteeent Earthqaake Shocks In Arizona and Othel Weuttirn Points Curious Phenomena Mountains Dimappear sail Volcanoes Makes Their Advent. Tucson-, Ariz., May 4. An earthquake shock at 2:21 yesterday afternoon did con siderable damage in the way ol rocking buildings, and caused a panic among the people, who rushed into the streets and ran frantically about It was the first earthquake ever experienced hero. A rumbling noise accompanied the vibra tions. The taller buildincs swayed as If About to topple over. Tho shock had a singular effect upon tho Santa Catanina mountains, great masses started from Vhcir sides at various points and falling seven thousand feet to their base, sent up volumes of dust resembling tho vapors of & volcano. A prominent peak, known as Ihe Old Castle, a landmark from time immemorial, suddenly disappeared from sight. The vibrations lasted about four min utes, and slight recurrences of the mo tion have boon tw...

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. — 12 May 1887

IF IN NEED OF LUMBER FIGURE WITH THE Abilene Reflector. Thursday, May 12. 1887,L HENRY LITTS, Editor. A p. .ting press by which blind per sons arc enabled to print the raised let ters, now universally used by them, has been invented. Queen Olca of Greece is fond of swim ming, and a pond lined with white marble is-to be constructed in the grounds of the royal palace at Athens, so that the queen can disport herself with her attendants,like Diana and her maids, When Sam Jones was at Omaha he asked every man that had not been cross to his wife, to stand up. One good natured fellow responded, and Sam thanked God for it. He was rather taken back when he learned the man was a bachelor. ; According to Henry V. Poor, the highest of all authorities on the sub ject of railroad statistics, our rail railroads are carrying $3,000,000,000 of watered capital. At 6 per cent, this means an annual charge on the people of $180,000,000 to sustain marketable value of fraudulent paper. This may account fo...

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. — 12 May 1887

1 ) ) A For the Largest, Cheapest and Best Selected. Stock of BOOM I AfTT TjTirTTj''' Is bound to be a big city. New railroads building in from every direction; new manufactories coming in con Jj J. JLJ JCj Jjy Ju stantly ; new business blacks oing up ; hundreds of new dwellings springing up all over the city, and long trains loaded with buyers arriving daily seeking bargains in Abilene real estate, and going to the liveliest place in the city to secure great bargains in me large 0 m, 15,000 Worth of Spring and our crowds of buyers are astonished to see the largest and best selected stock of Boots and Shoes in Kansas, and never fail to find a pair of shoes comfortable for the feet and agreeable to the pocket. Ladies Fine Shoes a Specialty, Cents Fine Shoes a Specialty, Children's Fine Shoes a Specialty, in fact every branch of the Boot and Shoe business a specialty. We quote no prices for we much prefer our customers to see the goods and be satisfied that we are offering better barg...

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. — 12 May 1887

ABILENE BEFLECTOB PUBLISHED BY IL,. H. LITTS & CO. GURBENT COMMENT. Zola's ordinary income exceeds sixty thousand dollars a year. The heirs of Victor Hugo receive annually fifty thousand francs, the proceeds of his works. Captaik Boycott, the original Boy cott, is now the agent on the Flixton Hall estate, near Bungay, in Suffolk, "England. W. H- Gildek, who started in a white flannel suit on a lamble to the north pole in August last, has arrived in New York with his suit badly dam aged. The Temps, of Paris, says that a num ber of torpedo boats were seriously damaged in a storm while going to Algiers, and that two have been dis mantled and four others docked for re pairs. Paius, Ont, has set a good example for the rest of the world by imprison ing a man for thirty days for allowing a livery horse to stand all night in har ness in an open shed, without food or water. A New York paper has the follow in jr: "Miss Rose Elizabeth Cleveland lias returned to her first calling 03 ac cept...

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. — 12 May 1887

-r ) A ABILENE BEFLECTOB PUBLISHED BT L. S. X.ITTS & CO. M - - THE EUSSIAN DOCTOE. 'Entertaining: and Bomantio Story from Heal Life. J.ADAPXTD TBOU THE GEBKAX EUSE POUtB. 07 llSCE. BY 3IKS. FBAXCKS A. SHATV. "ZYantletion Copyrighted, im. fcy A. -Y. Ktllogg Xtwtpaptr Company; CHAPTER III. C05TXKUZD. "Uncle, how can you ask such ques tions?" she cried, excitedly. "You must know that I would like to live with you always. Perhaps,'" she .added, a misi'hiex'ous smile displaying the dimple in her left cheek "perhaps Marianne will marry some day, and I become your housekeeper." Marianne marry! Strange that the thought had not before occurred to .lier cousin. "Why not?" he asked himself, as they walked on. Greater miracles had happened. Yes, in that event Papillon should keep his house, and under her rule things would a:suinp a freer, mer rier tone. 15ut as Marianne was with out fortune it would be difficult to find iher a suitable parti. "Why are you so silent and thought ful, dear unc...

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. — 12 May 1887

I The latest fad imported from Paris is to gild the finger nails. We want no such fingers in our pie. The Abilene Reflector issued the best immigration paper last -week that we have seen In a long time. Mdlton Signal. The Kentucky State Democratic con vents held at Louisville on Wednes day 01 .ais week, gav$ the President and his -policy a cordial endorsement. Read Henry Watterson's speech at that convention. The "boom" edition of our valued Democratic contemporary, the Abilene Reflector, was, in truth, a beauty. We congratulate the publishers for their elegant work and the city of Abi lene for possessing such enterprising newspaper men. Laicrence Gazette. The Abilene Reflector is the lat est daily to spring into existence in Kansas making the fifty-ninth daily newspaper in the state. It is a credit able sheet and will do much toward advancing Abilyie"s onward boom. The Capital wishes that success may crown the Reflector's efforts. Topeka Capital. Western journalism is full of spice...

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. — 19 May 1887

18" . y T ; ) THE ABEENE REFLECTOR . " . -? I A-RTT.-Fi-NTB, DICKESTSOiN" COTJITTY, ELAJNB.AJ3. MAY 19, 1887. VOL. 4. NX). 38 !T - . -v - . . , . , -? - ; ; ; i - : j i ' J ) i 5( From 'Wednesday's dally. A special of three cars, with the U. P railroad officials on board, went through east at about seven o'clock this morning. The second ward school house will be removed from its present location, as it is directly on the Santa Fe right ot way. It will be taken to Fairview, and placed in block 31. Mr. Shipe,who purchased the Abi lene street railway, tells us that four -wi a l.oif mites nf track will be laul between now and the first of August. He wants bids for laying a mile and a half at once. Miss Ina Welsher gave a party last evening at the residence on West Third street. Just a round dozen of her young friends were present, the sex being evenly divided. The evening was a pleasant one to all concerned. .-- From Thursday's Dally. The annual school meeting will be held this year on ...

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. — 19 May 1887

-JrV r 'fTriT TJ-J e , Tt 'I5 SmpftK? T. v I I 1 """ i-' It k i M. ABILENE REFLECTOE PUBLISHED BY X,. EL LITTS & CO. THE BUSSIAN DOCTOR Entertaining' and Bomantic Story from Real Life. I Adapted teosi the Gebmas et.tsb pot.kk. or Muz. BY MRS. FRANCES A. SHAW. Srantlalian Copyrighted, 1857. by A. If. KeJXogy itewepaper Company. CHAPTER V. Contixuzd. The morning shadows fell obliquely on the strawberry bed, a light wind was stirring. Papillon went with a little basket on her arm to gather the wonted store. She had thrown back her straw hat. Her brow was thought ful, her head bent forward. Steps ap proached. "May I help, Desiree?" asked Hil mar's voice. She turned toward him a face suf fused with blushes, and placed her forefinger on her lip. "Hush!" she whispered. "I will show you a happy family." He drew nearer. Looking sideways over her shoulder, he met two round bird-eyes, fearless and yet entreating. A ground-sparnTw was feeding her young while her mate looked on from jo. bush...

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. — 19 May 1887

" "- - JfV i -- "r--" -!- U' ) N ) i il U ABILENE EEFLEGTOfi PUBLISHED BY X,. EC. LITTS & CO. DECORATION DAY. The sounds of martial music swell. The soldier's tramp again is heard. , -And thoughts of those who fought and fell Emotion's founts again have stirred. Go decorate their praves to-day Who bravely fought the good fight well; " 'For sweetest flowers that blow in May Are but the meeds of those who fell. "Whene'er you deck a grave where lies The earthl v form of some brave soul, .Anon you walk in his own guise, And nearer stand to Heaven's goal. For, when in sympathy we dwell In nearness to a noble aim. No power within our hearts can quell The longing wish to share its fame. 'The noble dead! The noble dead! Their spirits hovering round our way "In sweeter paths our feet have led, And turned our souls from night to day. " Who honors virtue, plants its seeds Within his own awakened breast, "To ripen into glorious deeds. And make himself and others blest. 'The worth you thus c...

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. — 19 May 1887

- r ' j " -, -, W". i . .- -- "- , - w yJ1 i - - fr m NEED OF LUMBER FIGURE WITH THE CHICAGO LUMBER COMPANY i i m ' ft . tr Abilene Reflector. Thursday, May 19. 1887, HENET LITTS, Editor. We tl it think President Cleveland -j will sin.. Canada out. After a little we will take her in. Kistori is said to have made her debut on the stage when but three months old, in a farce called "The Xew Year's Gif t" David 33. Hill does not want to be president; Dan Lamont does not ex pect to be governor of Xew York; Cleveland can be re-elected president if he will accept. Want you to read this column, and if you concludethat they are making low prices on everything in their house, They Want J Your Trade, and it will pay you to buy from this live, reliable house. In the records of marriages of Christ Church. Philadelphia, under date ofl March 5, 1756, is found that of John Codd and Mary Pish, the ceremonies being performed by Rev. William Stur geon. "What is the church for?" asks a Christian weekly...

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. — 19 May 1887

j, y-t V-C '- ' - T .'V - ' x" ' s " Ml i ' fc i -" -- 1 j 1 ) ) ! i1 ' s :$ A' : - V, -i" EW the Largest, Cheapest and Best Selected Stock of BOOM! j TTT TT&TVFTEll Is bound to be a big city. New railroads building in from every direction; new manufactories coming in con f mm 111 111 " stantly ; new business blocks . oing up ; hundreds of new dwellings springing up all over the city, and long trains loaded with buyers arriving daily seeking bargains in Abilene real estate, and going to die liveliest place in the city to secure great bargains in Fine large Oil 5 $15,000 Worth of Spring and our crowds of buyers are astonished to see the largest and best selected stock of Boots and Shoes in Kansas, and never fail to find a pair of shoes comfortable for the feet and agreeable to the pocket. Ladies Fine Shoes a Specialty, Gents Fine Shoes a Specialty, Children's Fine Shoes a Specialty, in fact every branch of the Boot and Shoe business a specialty. We quote no prices for that we are...

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