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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 20 January 1887

& *i i,. jV V" I SM $2 i*K •W ^»S t\ &J ^'i V' 'l fl &i> 1AMEST0WN1ntdy, POPULATION 3,500 Jamestown, the metropolis and trade cente of A. the opper James River Valley, Is the county ea. or Stutsman county. It is equidistant from Fargo and Biamarck, about one hundred miles from each, i&d located on the most beautiful site along the line of the Northern Pacific Railroad, between the Malta and the banks of the James River. The machine and repair shops and headquarters of the Dakota division of the Northern Pacific, and of too Jamestown & Northern railroads are located here and It is the shipping and distributing point for the vast scope of country to the northwest (cached by the latter railroad. Jamestown has a graded public school, including a high school course, occupying two large school Building* a&d employing eleven teachers. It con tains six handsome church edifices, and its popu­ lation- numbering 3,500, is made up from the best most enterprising class...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 27 January 1887

IS'-* It ,1 Jiyr' 5.*Y"' V' /?'^'V* V^1 VOL. IX The Jamestown Alert Dally Except Monday, and Weekly. TBBM8: The Dally Alert is delivered In the city by car­ rier, at 75 cent* a month. •5y mat! DOsta'TO ^nid, in the United.StateB: Uailv. $8.00 Da.', .u.ree months Da'ly, »'y month* Weoki v, one Weekly, six months W. B. KBLLOGG. THE public reception to Gov. Church was again announced Sunday, and again postponed as impracticable. MR. DODDS, of Nelson county has taken Mr. Williams' place on the appropriation committee, the latter resigning. It is said thai the bill exempting hon orably discharged soldiers from poll tax, is liable to become a law at Bismarck. WITH a foreign war and a big wheat crop, Dakota would be flying pretty high next year. And nothing improbable about it either. Senator Sawyer has been re-nomfnated for the senate by Wisconsin republicans. Philatus ha9 a strong hold on the poli­ ticians of the Bidger state. BATHGATE,on the Manitoba road above Grand Forks, has petition...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 27 January 1887

mm OB, PARADISK. "Oh, Paradise!" I stood beneath the skies, anc*listened tX.'hdttu clerk in as those bars tra* *pd upward to the stars, viikrff.'W In snowy folds swept baclr, jewel'8 gleaming track her band did fail and rise, Oh, Paradise! _/ "Oh, Paradise!" *»to rapturous surprise r"4^£?®®"ow JtiSwm tone# did ring and float ut"that softly curving throat, %i|'SW lovely choek I saw upturned, folden ringlets flames and burned* Wr look into those eyes O a a —Chicago Inter Occan* THE PARTNER. Mr. Thomas Mathers was only a the banking firm of son, Dunford, and Parr, St. j&Slfitliia'a Lane, Lombard Street. It neither a very responsible nor a lucrative position, and Tommy j{fejrtlhis friends called him) longed, ^•frjpwhaps fifty thousand young men similar situation in London are fjglcmgMg at this moment, for a chance ^If^ening'hisbrains to better account adding up columns of figures and entries from one big book in ^^^winother. The chance did not come, lj|l»ufc Tommy did not despair an...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 27 January 1887

THE FIRST PAR TY. Do you notice that young fellow Eyes of blue anil moustache yellow? He's so happy that he can't conceal liis ioy. Why! He's a daddy 1 He's a papa! He's the father of a bouncing baby boy. What a grin expands his features As be greets his fellow creatures When he meets tbeui in the morning coming down. My! How lie slaps you I How lie grips you! He Is certainly the craziest man in town. And he never tires of telling What the baby weighed, or dwelling On its beauty und its rare intelligence. Yet— We'll not tell him— Though we're certain— That it's lilte all other babes in looks and sense. —Columbia Dispatch. THE CALICO FROCK. It wasn't a hot day, nor a cold day, nor a damp day, but it was an atro­ cious day, a clammy day, an unbeara­ ble day, a day that made your clothes stick to you like poor relations, that brought out cold sweats on pitchers and goblets, that made your back a race course for contemptible little chills and the rest of your body a tar­ get for a thous...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 27 January 1887

n' Sf ,• i?' &!? tS&i'' THE 1 §K' )/V, "k ALERT. Mmn Mftn 8F cityamd counyt I LEGISLATIVE HILL jbatABCK, Jan. 20,—[Special]—This a cozy day with the legislators. thft house business was flaished at 3 *nd an informal recess taken. It ||Mas Um day set for the special considera­ tion of the governor's message, but on tijWtto® of Williams, of Burleigh, the con *d«ation of the message was postponed jtll Saturday at 2 o'clock. In tho council the lesolution to the ten that each member be given six of newspapers, during the session, ^ipitad a light, but it at last went through I majority of one, and there was a prompt' hlMtling among the newspaper imnititlm THK SECESSIONISTS REWARDED. ?Ntndiy afternoon Speaker Crosse an the changes in his committees rhich were as follows: Royer, chairman £ot the committee on insurance, in place |lptf Ward, resigned Hobart, chairman of eoaunittee on railroads, in place of Dr. resigned Berry, chairman of cmnittee on appropriations Fletcher, £Otelnaan ...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 27 January 1887

JP" I fell •'V 'f^'V ssfefc 1 v''. WEEKLY ALERT. Telegraphic. CLEVELAND, O., Jan. 20.—A horrible murder was committed liere this morning, at the house of James Cablek, a well-to-do carpenter lmng near the city limits. This morning he and his oldest sou went to work as usual. The mother, out of tem­ per at the breakfast table, REPOSED T« TALK to ber husband, and directly after break­ fast she sent Henry, her 15 year old son, to a grocer near by, and still another son to the milk depot. W hen thuy re­ turned they could not get into the house. Going into the baclc yard, they saw James, the 13 yeur old in the water-closet bleeding from PIXTEEN WOUNDS in his left side. They hastened away and called their eldest brother, and returning, the three boys forced au entrance to the house, and discovered Tony, an 8-year old girl, bleeding from a dozen cuts in her left side. Ou the »or near by were Mamie, 5 years old, and Willie, three months oi l, all dead from dreadful fetabs near the heart. A ...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 27 January 1887

1 BfPSljg fsoments JUcrt. W. R. KELLOGG, Publisher. JAMESTOWN, DAKOTA. '^Th# peaoa of Europe," says an ex i, "costs about $1,000,000,000 And even at that price Eu -ftope gets a very unsatisfactory ar fiSfcicl®..: Another attempt is to be made to recover the $2,000,000 in specie which J^went down with the seeamer Brother ^teilonathon, wrecked on the coast of Jregan twenty-one years ago. At Charlottesville, Va., Miss Sallie ^IpOverton Rosser, daughter of the Con­ federate cavalryman, Gen. Thomas L. l^osser, was married to Mr. Campbell i'^fCarrington Cochran, a young lawyer J^o4 Palatka, Fla. The groom is a ''JpjMphew of Judge John L. Cochran, of ^WlCharlottesville. The steady improvement of busi­ ness is freshly illustrated by the re­ port of the Massachuetts Savings Bank Commissioners for the year end­ ing with October. The amount of de­ posits is $16,199,488 larger than in 1885, which is again of nearly one third upon the increase in 1885 over thp record in 1884. IsicV Two gentlemen...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 27 January 1887

vt I ir & HER MATCH-MAKING. "Well, do you like him, Kitty?" "Oh, very much, Sally, dear!" "His lovely mustache and his big, blue eyes? Did you notice, Kitty?" "Blue! Why they're a sort of green isli-grey and his mustache is decidedly stubby." 'Stubby!" Miss Sally Wilson dropped the paper in which she was twisting her hair for the night, and turned upon her friend with a gasp. "Stubby! For mercy sakes of whom are you talking?" "Why, of Mr. Beadle, to be sure Mr. Alfred Beadle, the great bondhold­ er, the hero of the evening of whom else?" Kitty pulled off one small white slip­ per, and stood twirling around upon the. other and laughed gleefully. Sally watched her in dismayed si­ lence. "Mr. Beadle!" she said, reproach­ fully. "You know I mean Howard Ben­ nett." Kitty paused in her giddy revolutions and sat down, with her rounded elbows on the bureau, and her lovely, flushed ace in her hands. Dear me!—no I didn't," she said, ixing her soft eyes wondering on ally's troubled face. "...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 27 January 1887

£21 a**' W- 5 IPXJLATION 3,500 the metropolis and trade cetitc of James River Valley, Is the county VI. county. It is equidistant from Fargo —ck, abontone hundred miles from each, i'la located |i:or ihe on the most beautiful site a Ions the Northern Pacific Railroad, between the the banks of the James River. The and repair shops and headquarters of the .pQafcote division of the Northern Pacific, and of Jamestown fc Northern railroads^are located It is the shipping and distributing point the vast scope of conntry to the northwest i^^MAhed by the latter railroad. it has now direct connection with Southern Dn -~kataand southern and eastei paints,via tlie-1 iimes ^towu 4k Oalces branch of the Northern Pacific 3*|^iUlHad, and the Chicago & Northwestern Exten PCaUm.of tbe St. Paul, Minneapolis & Manitoba. and the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul from the «niifh jo Jamestown, are In process of comple­ te The inoritablc entrance of several trunk lion^- The inevitable entrance }iaes...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 3 February 1887

WW? vT^P^ f"3 f/'-1 i- 6. •t Ri 'W VOL. IX fer fet fas The amesto wn Alert Daily Except Mondav. and Weekly. E S The Daily Alert is delivered in the city by car­ rier, at 75 cents a month. •Jy .cai' aosta"? ^aid, in the tTnited.Statea: Daily, $8.00 L)ai,i. urefc inon'ha 2.00 Daily, sir mouthy Wepki,. one Weekly, bis months 1-00 W. R. KELLOGG. INQUIRIES about Dakota Lave been re ceived ai the office of the commissioner of immigration, from every state in the UDIOQ. There is a prospect Ot the big­ gest immigration ID 1887 ever known in tbe terrilory. THE town of Billings has put In electric lights for her streets ami principal stores. Tftere are severat Dakota towns larger and mora prosperous than Billings that seem to lack the necesiary en­ terprise to encourage lighting by elec tricity, Jamestown seems to be one of hem. THE map of Dakota, issued by Ccmmis sioner of Immigration iuron Dunlap, is probably the latest and best map of the great territory. Mr. Dunlap's office has accumulate...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 3 February 1887

Oooa pwihe heartWips llpWf Pw* as'thtflllyia white and puro, Ftom .lt* heart to its aweet lea! tips. And the little ones understand. Girls that are fair on tho hearthstone, .And-pleasant when nobody sees Kind and street to their own folk, Beady and anxious to please. The girls that are wanted are wise girls That know what to do and to say at drive with a smilo or a sott word The wrath of the household away. The girls that are wanted are the girls oi sense. Whom fashion can never deceive ,c Who can follow whatever is pretty, And dare, what is silly, to leave. But see that nothing is lost. Suddenly her face looked as if a -door had opened and flooded it with sunlight. "I know what I will do I will write a story. I know I can if I try. Peo­ ple do not have to be so awfully clever to do that. It is a knack,not a talent. There is Mrs -—, who has made heaps of money and her stories are only poor trash—all of them. John says iSO." W Beftre another hour had passed the -outline of a plot was...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 3 February 1887

«s !,r $• m* oip^reas^^^||,.: WMM vi visionary praeo, pp COLD FEET AND HEADACHES. A Doctor Gives Some Hints That May Bo Useful to Suffering Humanity. The days of cold feet anil lieiulaches have come. Medicine, unfortunately, can do very liltle for therfo troubles, and persons afllicted in this way must make up their minds to suffer or else giv over the habit of dressing the feet after the conventional mode. If headaches and cold feet were all the ills that arise from the improper treatment of the feet and lack of attention to their needs, the foibles of fashiou might be followed at perhaps the expense of a few hours' dis­ comfort, but unluckily these troubles are but the beginning of other disor­ ders and many terrible nervous affec­ tions. "Cold feet and headaches go hand in hand as it were," said a physician con­ nected with one of the city hospitals to a reporter for The New lork Mail and Express. "The person who has cold feet is almost sure to have violent ner vous headaches. Wh...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 3 February 1887

r, I 1 'W MSt A -'I In Kit? -J- :-,* "!•', lf^ u.-n .#• :Vi: Ifdl 'I ll 5 THE" ALERT. IFF1CIU PAPER OF CITYIAND COUNTY THE LEGISLATIVE HILL BMHABCK, fV Jan. 27.—[Special]—It was ~-M:* juiel day in tbe house. It was expected lyttat the special committee, to which .' Mentsger's court removal bill was referred would report, but they did not, and no *ght came up. There is a report today that a combination has been put up be tween tbe north find the Black Hills peo­ ple, which will enable Deadwood to keep iMT supreme court, and insures for tbe School of Mines, at Rapid City, a liberal appropriation also liberal appropriations for all existing institutions in the north. This virtually places North Dakota on top. THE COMBINATION yy.'Moore, SHOWS ITS HAND. The combination showed its hand and •trength today when house bill No. SI, which provides for the removal of tbe -United States court from Yankton to Mitchell, came up for second reading. ,Mr. Mentzer moved that the bill be refer ||£|red ...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 3 February 1887

Ar «.' tf 4 •&> I ... .. Ms-drcam'tl, in lone retreat. OIOaMidrcam'a, in lone reti »R pgw$ ^Ts WEEKLY make a strong evil doers. ALERT. Montpelier W otes. Plowing is now under full headway along the 1 tin of the Valley railroad, (snow plowing.) A cheese factory is one of the good thrngs contemplated for this year. The farmers have guaranteed one hundred and. fifty cows for the season, with pros­ pect of more catching on later. Hay is being hauled from hereto James­ town, spite of deep snow. The schol'irs of school No. are made happy by the appearance of their teacher, Mias Emma urossett, win is visiting with the family of Jacob Smith for a few days. Miss Crosaett is undoubtedly one of the best teachers in Stut9man Co., having taught tlie Montpelier school in a re­ markably satisfactory manner for the past three years, and is said to be under contract for another term. The literary society meets Saturday evcaings at the ssuool house. Considerable merriment was occasioned at. th...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 3 February 1887

v- !w r- J.*^T: »i-vVv *:J- HSSIIS#' I «S*# TI*« ^Tevt. W. R. KELLOGG, Publisher JAMESTOWN, DAKOTA. There are more vacant seats in Cow gress at the present time than have been known before in many years. The death of General Logan makes the thirteenth vacancy from that cause since the election of the membership of the Forty-ninth Congress. It is definitely announced that Pre­ mier Macdonald will order a general election to be held nejft month for members of the lower house of the Do­ minion Parliament. It will be the most exciting political contest in which the Canadian voters were ever engaged. About $10,OC0,000 of the silver dollar coins went into circulation in each of the past two calendar years. Official figures show the circulation of that coin to have been as follows at these dates: Close of 1884, $41,315, 040 close of 1885, $51,776,376 close of 1886, $61,340,389. At Quito, South America the only city in the world on the line of the equator, the sun sets and rises at 6 o'cloc...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 3 February 1887

ii1* tlP A :V 1 I ,1 I y'n,^ Old gages drcam'd, In lone retreat, Of visionary Rrucc, 1 5 That bud no tangible concrete For seculur embrace Plfttoulc love and abstract bliss (Uusaited to a world like thin), That waste the rapture of a kirf.s III empty spnee! The psychological Idea Is like the el.lier, fine But I prefer while I nm here An image less divine. Anodic soul in mortal mould, Whose love should {trow as we grew old, Till death round both his wings enfold, Such dream be mine! Say, shall we seek, my psychic friend (Conjoin'd in sense and soul), Those incongruities to blend In one cosmic whole? So may the philosophic mind, With nature's ordinance combined, Co-ordiuute us till we find The aesthetic goal. —London Truth. DENSLOW'S CURE. "Ef I'd a knowed that lion war blind wouldn't ha' brung it to ye," The speaker was a tall, gaunt Ar­ kansas "boy," and the lady he address­ ed was Madoline Field, a smart, girlish woman, standing bareheaded under the bright, cloudless sky of an Arka...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 3 February 1887

I HfS W*.''' ih'tr iflfV. II 1 •ma-... i«r 1AMEST0WN POPULATION "r I ,,J $ upper 4 3.500 the metropolis and trade center of James River Valley, Is the county a-a. -S^W ^tu^unan county. It is equidistant from Fargo 4 *Bd,BltmarGk,aboatono hundred miles from each, t" v", aod IS located on tho most beautiful alto along tho Hue of the Northern Pacific Railroad, between tho !&.£„/bluff* and-the banks of ifi maehlna and the James River. Tho repair shops and headquarters of thu Dakota division of the Northern. Faci tic, and A number of parties around town are discussing the practicability of a law making it compulsory for the county or city treasurer, as the case may be, to serve notice upon the owners of property be­ fore issuing tax deeds thereto. There is ^aome talk of petitioning Councilman of ,thO Jduestown A Northern, railroads are located here and It is the shipping and distributing point for the vast scope of country to tho northwest reached by the latter railroad. It has now d...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 10 February 1887

li fe- jr 'ft vf5 "5 '}y.\m^ ,- v"^" ?X VOL. The Jamestown Alert Daily Except Monday, and Weekly. TERMS: The Daily Alert is delivered in the city by car­ rier, at 75 cents a month. •iy mai!• tiosta™.' jaltl, in the United.Stales: Daily, one year $8.00 Jai. t:i.'ee mon'tn Daily, sir monthe Weeki,, one Wcelcly, six months VV. R. KELLOGG. HENKY WARD BEKCHER is "agin" the government of the Knights of Libor. THE real estate transfers in five days at Duluth list week amounted to $224,354 The town seems crazy over what it calls a spring boom. CABTAIN C. C. WHEN-HALL, engineer of tracks, bridges and buildings of the Northern Pacific, has resigned, and, it is understood, will accept an important po­ sition with a steel and iron company in Alabama. Who is to be his successor lias not been announced. Rapid City Republican: A New York editorgwho wa9 called to Kansas City on business purchased a pair of raUlesoake boots, a brace of revolvers and a repeat­ ing lifle for buffalo shooting. He runs ...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 10 February 1887

4^' W. R. KELLOGG, Publisher. iV.J- 5* PH"' ills,-, -v ^|gAMESTOWN, DAKOTA. vV Kf- v'*,y,r £•,", A gentleman writing to the Boston -i from Florida says: "The ab *£.'• Surd stories in circulation as to the ^falling off of winter travel to Florida »re entirely without foundation. As vaatter of fact, there never were as many strangers in Florida on any il4th of January as now." The statement of production of precious metals in the principal min­ ing territory of the country, as com­ piled by Wells, Farao & Co., shows a large increase in both gold and silver over last year. The silver output was $52,136,851, the largest on rec­ ord, while the amount of gold mined was $29,561,421, a greater sum than :has been produced since 1881. Boston has taken a great liking to Parson Sam Jones, in spite of his un­ couth grammar and delivery. His sermons are reported in full and are read with avidity by the masses, which have become tired of too much cul­ ture. It is a relief to them to hear a "Sp...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Jamestown weekly alert. — 10 February 1887

BOBBERY A.ND ME. From Harper's Bazar. It's just a bit of story, sir, that don't sound much to stranger's, but I'd like to tell you about it, if you have time to listen, for they'veallforgotten Bobbery down here, except me they're poor folks, you see, and things drift out of folks' heads when poverty drifts in. Bobbery? Yes, sif, that was his name, least-ways the name we gave him down here. As to a father or mother, he never had any, I think never had any one in the wide world to belong to except our two selves, Bobbery and me. I was the elder, two long years older than him but then I was blind, you see, so the two years didn't count so much, and Bobbery got ahead of me after the time when the long days of pain slipped into lone night, and God shut me out of the world, not that I grumble, sir I've given over that, and Bobbery was al­ ways such a cook lad to me that per­ haps I didn't miss so much after all. 1 grew to fancy things and make be­ lieve I saw a great deal, particularly af...

Publication Title: Jamestown Weekly Alert
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: North Dakota, United States
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