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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 October 1890

THE DEMOCRAT WILL E. STOKE, EDITOR AND riiOl'UlETOR. GEEAT BEND, KANSAS THE WORLD AT LABGE. Summary of the Dally News. WASHINGTON IfOTES. Director Lkech of the mint, who ha3 returned to Washington from the West, reports great activity in all the mining camps visited by him. Treasurer JTtTSTOjr expects to be able to issue silver notes of $1 and S5 denominations after November, in the purchase of silver bullion. This, it is believed, will meet the demand now general all over the country for a larger proportion of small notes as a circulat ing1 medium. Secretary of the Interior Nobus has signed the certificates for S15.000 each for the agricultural colleges of the country. Senator McPherson has discovered errors in the Tariff act which he thinks fatal to its enforcement. Government officials, however, while admitting the errors, think they can have no effect on the act a3 a whole. The committee having in charge the erection of a statue of President Chester A. Arthur has given the commi...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 October 1890

. i ft I Eli, The Jlalf-BeecL" A Romance of Colonial Days. BY E0BEB2 A. CUESHUQ. " iCCPTRIGHT, 1890.1 . CHAPTER XltL Costhtited. . They carao on gallantly under tho fire of tho fort and Renwick's sharpshooters and made a dash at the canoes, but J abe turned ono of , tho guns loaded with shrapnel on the foremost boats with such good aim as to make them pause, while Kenwick hoisted a sail and called In tho men from the canoes. Thus re inforced with rifles, while the distance from the fort was rapidly diminishing, net a man dare show himself on the deck3of the nearest gunboats, so sure was tho aim of tho rangers, while Mer cer spread destruction among the small boats with showers of grape-shot. The enemy, realizing their danger, and that they would soon be within rifle range from cthe shore, made a last effort to rescue the prizes. A gunboat crowded with men succeeded in grappling the second prize and sprang upon its deck, confident of their ability to drive tho little band of American...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 October 1890

THE DEMOCRAT. OFFICIAL COUHTY PAPEB. (Office in Opera Block) GREAT BEND, : KANSAS. WILLS. STOKE, raMialwr art fwprkUr. PUBLISHED WEEKLY TERM OF SUBSCRIPTION CASH. One Tear Six months.... Three months. .SI -60 . .75 . .50 Entered as second class matter at the Great Bend Kansas, postoffice. aT"All advertisements or commnolcaUons, to ob tain an insertion In the Democrat, must be banded In by Wednesday noon of each week, at the very latest. k i irnfTTi a mrn tj 1 1 u u i vv i i i n m-i-a r. TICKET. Far Governor, CHARLES ROBINSON. For Lieutenant Governor, D. A. BANT A. For Secretary of State, 8. G. ISETT. For State Treasurer, THOMAS KIRBY. For State Auditor, JOSEPH DILLON. For Attorney General, jJOHN N. IVES. For Superintendent of Public Instruction M. H. WOOD. For Chief Justice, M. B. NICHOLSON. For Congress, 7th District, JERRY SIMPSON, The People's Candidate. Barton County Besubmission Ticket. For RepresentatiTe, W. F. PECK. For County Attorney, C, F. DIFFENBACUER. For Probate Judge, ...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 October 1890

, : . .-. .... ... . - - . . ..... , i . . : X i Our Prices are the Stunner's. . OUR LIBERALITY IS OUR SUCCESS! Owing to the Liberal, Patronage given us during the past year, and wishing to show our appreciation, we shall give away on Christmas jve., tins year, JuecemDer Z4, iyu, the following presents One Set Chinaware, 114 Pieces; One Road Cart, One Set Single Harness THE RELIABLE STAR CLOTHIM HOUSE. INSURANCE I wish to say to my patrons and those desiring Insurance, that I am making a special business of FIRE, LIGHTNING and TORNADO Insur ance, and can give you a good clean contract and help to keep it good dur ing the life of same. I can give THE BEST Policy on Farm Property of any one in Great Bend. Please Call Soon and Oblige. R. B. WARREN, Room 4, Willner Block, GREAT BEND, KANS. USTSTJ-R-A-lsrOES In the old "Time ; Tried" and "Fire Tested" Home of New York, on good farm property. Take a Farm Policy on Farm Risks and be right. Please call on JOHN F. LEWIS, Agt. LOCAL COMMENT. ...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 October 1890

THE BOWSERS. l&r. Bowser's Harrowing' Experi ence with. Various Patents. DON'T know just e x actly bo w many inventions are brought out weekly in this country, but I do know that Mr. Bowser would buy eacb and every o n e o f tbem if he bad the opportunity. When wo first set up housekeeping be . bad churns, washing m a chincs, cultivat ors, boot -jacks, applo-par ers, w agon-jacks. spring-locks, gate-latches, ancf so on to the extent of a wagon load, and he has added to the collection ever since when he could do so without my knowledge. One day about a year ago an express wagon unloaded a model of a patent gate at the barn, and soon thereafter Mr. Bowser came home in an excited and en thusiastic state of mind, and said to me: "Don't scream, or faint away, or fall over any thing or break an arm, but be calm and collected. "Mr. Bowser, what do you mean?" "Bo calm be calm. Mrs. Bowser, we are worth a million dollars. "Worth what!" "Keep cool. Don't let tho good news unhinge your min...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 October 1890

A DAY OF WKECKS. Three Terrible Railroad Accidents in One Day. Frightful Collision of Union Pacillc and Bock Island Train at Kansas City Col lision In a ICeutuehy Tunnel An- v ; other in Alabama. TVTJICK AT KASSA.3 CITY. ? ' KAK8AS Cixr, Kan.; Oct 23. A tall end collision, disastrous to life, limb and property occurred on the Union Pa cific main line at 7:10 o'clock yesterday morning just inside o the .western city limits of Kansas City, Kan., and about four blocks east of Oakland avenue. The east-bound Kansas City & Cald well express of the Rock Island ran into the rear end of the east-bound Denver express on the Union Pacific The col lision involves the loss of the life of Engineer Patrick Cullen, of the Bock Island; the injury of Fireman John Cuff and of several passengers, and the destruction of $50,000 worth of rolling stock. The cause of the terrible col lision was the dense fog that prevailed In the early morning hours of yester day, causing both trains to be late. The Bo...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 30 October 1890

DRY GOODS IU1 Ini A P M i We are better prepared than ever to sell you M Goods, Boots, Shoes, huts iiinp CAPS. Our assortment never was so good, and our prices speak for themselves. Come and see our novel way of advertising. It can not help but please you. It is a duty you owe to yourself to come and look us over. We will make you welcome, whether you buy or not. SINCERELY YOORS, ' HdCto BfOS. P. S. Bost 10c Cotton Batt in the World. GEOCEKIES AND To Members Alliance! YOU will hereby . V . take notice that we have o secured the contract to furnish groceries to the members 1 of the order in the county. Our stock- is all Fresh and Clean, our Weights and Measures Full, and we invite a Fair, and Impartial Trial of our Goods. Come ONE AND ALL FOSUy RG & WELCH. THE DEMOCBAT. OFFICIAL COUNTY PAPER. U 91.60 PER YEAR, IN ADVANCE. g WILL E. STOKE, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. GREAT BKND, - - KANSAS AS. ALLEN, DEALER IN DRUGS, MEDICINES PAINTS, "OILS, STATIONERY, AND :: CORNER :: LOTS. LOCAL COM...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 6 November 1890

Y DEMOCRAT. j THE LARGEST . CI RCULATldN VIN THE COUNTY. PUBLISHED IN THE INTEREST OF THE PEOPLE. BARTON COUNT i , . - ; OFFICIAL PAPER OF 'BARTON OOTTNTrr I I VOLUME VII. GREAT BEND, KANSAS, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER (5, 1890. ' NUMBER. 32. 1 . JY OUS "WASHINGTON LETTER. Washington. D. C, orewber 3, 1800. Things are somewhat at a standstill here. For the past month everybody has been talking election and now everybody has gone home to vote it. Not in recent times has there been such a general exodus of voters. All of a sudden all the fellows waked up to the fact that now is the time to make the tireatest efforts of their lives and they . have gone home to do it. Both parties have been so affected, but of course the republicans harve the most of the trav elers because there are more office hold ers of that stripe and- the managers have more money to meet transporta tional charges. President Harrison led the voting column ami has gone to Indianapolis to help keep down the democratic majorit...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 6 November 1890

f HE DEMOCRAT WILL E. STOKE, EDITOR . AND I'ROPHIKTOR. GREAT BEND, - KANSAS CURRENT COMMENT. Tim Edinbnrg electrical exhibition fell 30,000 short of paying: expenses and has gone into liquidation. ' It is stated that since the accession of the Czar Alexander in 1881, 270,000 Jews have been expelled from Russia. , The coal miners of Indiana, in State convention, deeided to stand by the con tract signed in the spring with - the operators, and not demand an increase if wages. Tmt President has received the resig nation of George S. Batcheller as As sistant Secretary of the Treasury. Mr. Batcheller will take the office of Minis ter to PortueraL Count Vok Moltke.. whose ninetieth birthday anniversary has just been cele brated in Germany, has startled the world by refusing a Dukedom tendered him by Emperor William. Hcsdheds of persons are squatting along the lands recently ceded by the Cheyenne and Arapahoe Indians, anx iously awaiting the ratification of the treaty by Congress that they ...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 6 November 1890

THE DEMOCRAT WILL E. STOKE, EDITOR AND VUOI'UIKTOB. GREAT "REND. - - - - KANSAS THE STORY OF OMAR. Long centuries ago, three Persian boys. Thinking upon their hopes of future joys, Between them Omar. Abdul, and Hassan A lasting compact made, and thus It ran: Abdul and Omar and Hassan. These three, School-mates and friends, do solemnly agree That to whichever one success may come - Honor or Wealth the hand of Allah from, . This one to each companion dear shall make -Some worthy offering for Friendship's sake. . 'The years slipped by, and when good fortune came. o ' It brought to Abdul honor, wealth and fame: Vizier the Sultan made him, and 'twas then He thought of Omar and Hassan again. .And they, 'tis said, remembering the old Agreement, came, their wishes to unfold. , First spoke Hassan : "Of thee, O Friend, my heart Would rave of power to hare some goodly partr But Omar said to Abdul: "It .were well With me, O Friend, if I might ever dwell Within the shadow of thy happiness. And f...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 6 November 1890

COUNTY TBEASUBES'S QURTERLY EEPCBT. J I QUARTERLY statement oC County Treasurer showing balance on band at opening for business on !-nday morning, October 27th, 1S90. OVl EranflBst News! Democratic. Gains all Over the Land! THE DEjaOCRfTTS WILL HflYE P PJDRITY DF SEYEHTY IM THE HEXT HOUSE. Ho Prohibition fo Nebraska. Glad indeed are we to announce tbat democratic ideas are being adopted by the people; tbat democratic argument is reaching home to the honest voters of the land, and that a wave of progres sive and independent thought is sweep ing over the land from east to west, from north and south, with a resistless force-that is burying in oblivion the party of trusts, monopolies and high tarifQg. In our limited space we can best give anr idea of the extent of the great land slide by giving, briefly, the dispatches of today, the 6th: Columbus, Ohio. The republican state committee has conceded the de feat of Poorman in the 17th district, Lewis in the 13th, Brigham in the 6th, Foster ...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 6 November 1890

-sir ilM:' "ft: IE COME TO THE FRONT! Our Prices are the Stunners. , We aeise to remark to our corres pondent "Buckeye," that honors are easy and he is a gentleman and a prophet. The returns indicate that there was no-'sniping party" in the field, but that it was a sure enough hunt for office by the farmers; and successful one, too. OUR LIBERALITY IS OUR SUCCESS! Owing to the Liberal Patronage given us during the past year, and wishing to show our appreciation, we shall give away on Christmas Eve., this year, December 24, 1890, the following presents One Set Cninaware, 114 Pieces; One Road Cart, One Set Single Harness. : THE RELIABLE The McKinley bill is the best ever enacted. It is far superior to the old ' law and a thousand times better than the democratic idea of "tariff for reve nue only." Register. The McKinley tfill is the greatest imposition ever placed upon the Amer ican people, and we will rebuke the party that has forced it upon us for the sole purpose of paying a politic...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 6 November 1890

GRANDMOTHER'S SHAKER BON NET. ; '.' Dear grandmother's well-worn shaker t We found It one dark, rainy day, Down under the garret rafters, " In an old bandbox pat away. "With childish glee we brought it out And. standing by her old arm-chair, We told her how wo pitied girls Who had such horrid things to wear. Bat grandmother looked grave, and said: - - "I wore that shaker years ao, . When I was bet a little girl. And used to go to school, you know. It tofings to mind, now, many things. About the days when I was young. When in the entry, on the peg, : Sight next to Mary White's, it hunf. . "She was my dearest school girl friend, Together days and days we played,' By Deacon Palmer's old rail-fence At noontime, we our play-house made. - From aoorn cups we drank our tea, From bits of broken china ate. Our dolls were made of hollyhocks Such things. I know, are out of date . "But we had f un ; I sometimes think More than girls now, with all tfcolr store Of costly dolls in flae array. v And...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 6 November 1890

. . TWELFTH CENSUS. Complete Upturn of All tba.Rtites and Territories The Population or the Coun try 'ot Quite 63,000,000. WASuisGroK ov. 1. Tae twelfth of t ie series o centra bulletins M' isueJ yes terday on the population of the United etates. The bulletin tars: The population of the United States on June 1, 193. assi own by the first count of persons and families, exclusive of white person In Indian Terri tory, Indians on reservations and AUnkJ. was 62.4S3 641 These figures may be slightly shang-ed by later ana more ex ict compil ations, but such changes will not be ma terial. Inl8Jtbe population was 60,155,768. The absolute increase of the population in the ten year Intervening was 1224.757 and the percentage of increase was 24.67. In 1670 the population was stated at fc8.S58.37L Ac cording to these figures the absolute in crease in the decade between 1370 and 1880 wa ll.M7.412 and the percentage of Increase was 3 108. Upon their face these figures how that the population has i...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 6 November 1890

DRY GOODS 1U We are better prepared than ever to sell you Dry Hoods, Boots, shoes, EXITS HMD GAPS. Our assortment our prices speak for themselves. Come and see our novel way oi advertising, it au oot help but please you. It is a duty you owe to voursen to We will make you buy or not. p. S. Best 10c Cotton Batt in the World. GROCERIES AND To I embers Alliance! YOU i will hereby . take notice that we have ; secured the contract to furnish , groceries to the members of the order in the county; Our stock is all Fresh and Clean, our Weights and Measures Full, and we invite a Fair and Impartial Trial of our Goods. Come ONE AND ALL FSG3URd& WELCH. THE DEMOCRAT. OFFICIAL COUHTY PAPER. 12 11.60 PER YEAR, IN ADVANCE. WILL E. STOKE, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. GREAT BEND, - - KANSAS A. S. ALLEN, DEALER IN DRUGS, MEDICINES PAINTS, 'OILS, STATIONERY,. AND :: CORNER :: LOTS. LOCAL COMMENT. Call for bargains at G. N. & E. II. Moses. Mrs. A. C. Moses has returned to Pueblo. Evidently the allianc...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 13 November 1890

v M OOUOTIT DEMOCRAT THE LARGEST PUBLISHED IN CIRCULATION V IN THE COUNTY. THE PEOPLE. BRETON OFFICIAL PAPER OF BARTON COUNTY VOLUME VII. GREAT BEND, KANSAS, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 189a . NUMBER. 33. OUE. WASHIHGT02T LETTER. Washington, D. C, Xoretuber 11, 1890. If it wasn't a tidal wave, what was it: The republican defeat has been so sweeping that representatives of the ad ministration, and republicans generally, have nothing to say. In fact they don't know what to say. The democrats just look happy they are speechless with joy. They regard the result as a repu diation by the people of the McKinley tariff bill, that being the" chief issue; of the Lodge federal election bill, and of the conduct of the majority in this con gress generally. The democrats ex pected .that a victory for them would mean a call for an extra session, but now they believe that the proportion of that victory will discourage any attempt to pass the federal election bill, and they are ready for a fight if the a...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 13 November 1890

tfHE DEMOCRAT WILL E. STOKE, EDITOR AND FROPRTBTOB. GEAT BEND, - - - - KANSAS. CURRENT COMMENT. The pyramids are belntr assailed. Two local sheiks are digging out stones from the lower courses of the two pyra mids of Ghizeh. Thk Czar has recently suffered so- Terely from the gout, and his physi cians have vetoed, his former indul gence in feign living. At the late Cabinet meeting at the "White House the character and scope of the annual reports of the executive de partments was discussed. The population of Vienna, by the an nexation of several suburban villages, now amounts to 1,300,000, ranking as Europe's fourth city in point of inhab itants. The horse called Jim, owned by George W. Bell, which went through the rebellion, was Lr.ried at Andrews.. Ind., recently by the Grand Army post with military honors. Juiius Moslek, aged forty years, died at the Marlborough Hotel, New York, from paralysis. He was a son of Henry Mosler, founder of the safe and lock company in Cincinnati. A Madr...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 13 November 1890

GRANDMA. Seated ono day in her easy chair, A dainty cap on her sxiow-whito hair. Her gold-rimmed glaascs ostrido her nose. Was grandmamma knitting her winter hose. I sat and watched that dear, kind face, "Where Father Tiipc had left many a tra-re ; 1 wondered why it was wrinkled so, And asked her if I would ever grow "Wasted and thin and bent with ajc? "Oh, yes," said grandma, "a certain page Of your life, dear child, for you will hold The fruit of age you will grow old. The golJcn locks that crown yonr brow Will, perhaps, bo whiter than mine are now; And those little cheeks 'so rcnd and fair Will bear the impress of time and care. i An J those bonny eyes so wondrous bright Will '.ose their luster; that step so light Will heavy grow, and years roll on And the lovely freshness of youth be gone. Past holds all there was ence for rac . Its memories cover my childhood's glee; Tho' days of my youth arc buried there With happy smiles I used to wear." She sighed, and tears began to flow As...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 13 November 1890

THE DEMOCRAT. OFFICIAL VOTE OF BARTON COUNTY. NOV. 4, 1890. Probate JodgelCo. Attorney. liiat. Clerk Superii t'd'aC Coroner. Com'n'r. OFFICIAL COUHTY PAPBH. Governor. Lieut. Got. Congress. For Legtaiat're V (Office in Opera Block) GREAT BEND. : KANSAS WILL E. 8T0KE, fiWikcr as rrsprfctsr. PUBLISHED WEEKLY TEEM OF SUBSCRIPTION CASH. One year filx months.... Three months. tl.50 75 .50 Entered as second class matter at the Great Bend Ksnsis, poetomce. MVA11 advertisements or commaoications, to ob tain an insertion in the Democrat, must be nanaea In by Wednesday noon of each week, at the very latest. THE LATEST. On the result of the gubernatorial election in Kansas the latest informa tion we are able to receive does not set tle tho matter yet to the satisfaction of all parties. The Hutchinson News of Wednes day claims the election of Humphrey by 7,200 majority. This authority is from the republican state central com mittee. The News says that Garfield, Stanton, Haskell and Logan countie...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Barton County democrat. — 13 November 1890

WE COEIIE TO THE FROMT! Our Prices are 0UII LIBERALITY IS OUR SUCCESS! Owing to the Liberal Patronage given us during the past year, and wishing to show our appreciation, we shall give away on Christmas Eve., this year, Dece ber 24, 1890, the following present One Set China, 114 Pieces; One Road Cart, One Set Single Harness. THE RELIABLE star mm HOUSE. INSURANCE I wish to say to my patrons and those desiring Insurance, that I am making a special business of FIRE, LIGHTNING and TORNADO Insur ance, and can give you a good clean contract and help to keep it good dur ing the life of same. I can give TECS BEST Policy on Farm Property of any one in Great Bend. Please Call Soon and Oblige. R. B. WARREN, Room 4, Willner Block, GREAT BEND, KAN8. iisrsxjRAisroB In the old "Time Tried" and '.'Fire Tested" Home of New York, on good farm property. Take a Farm Policy on Farm Risks and be right. Please call on JOHN F. LEWIS, Agt. LOCAL COMMENT. Peter Brack was down from Olmitz, Tuesday. Mrs. Dr. S...

Publication Title: Barton County Democrat
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