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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 February 1891

ess ZtOCAX JSTEWS A. iJEW fence is being put around the: colored school house at Camp-town. KcELHEE'SWINEOFCABOUl tor Weak Nerves. llES. county JS Bheedlove visiting her of Fisher 2ot so Bail as Iteporteil. Meagre details of a horrible trage- dy were received here Saturday morning from Chappell Hill m which it was related the wife of a Poiauder some !four miles from Chappell Hill -had been nrped'and murdered during the absence of her Mrs. "W. Pi Ewing of ibis city. Cedab posts. Heart pickets and! railing at W..A.:.Vood !c Co. Tee young men contemplating ihe erection of a gymnasium have as jet been unable to get a sufficient mtmber of the boys together air one time to take any action in the mat- 1 ter. daugter husband Saturday morning who re- Go to f. A. freah rock lime. Wood & Co. for State Health Officer Swearingen passed through here Friday and sent his congratulations to Dr. Hynes on the successful treatment of the recent case of small-pox dis- charged a few days ago. McElrae...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 February 1891

-- - fSfiSgv if v- li & Jf ' - '" ' The Weekly Banker! J. G RANKIN Proprietor. -.. . - - " Thursday February 19 1S91. SenatobIsgalls threatens to write a political novel. St. Marts hospital at Rochester Is. Y. -was destroyed by fire Monday. Some of the foreign correspond- ents say that Emperor William is going crazy- The managers of the World's fair are throwing mud at Jackson Park and at Congress for cutting down their salaries. The measure before the legislature relating to loaning the states money to the railroads has a fair chance of becoming a law. George Tanderbilt has already ex- pended $400000 on the foundation and first story of his North Caro- lina castle near Ashvil'e- Peesidext Harrison in a glowing tribute to the memory of Gen. Sher- man says: "No living American was so loved and venerated as he."' A bill to prevent the shooting of pigeous in exhibitions of niarknian- ship and other like sports has been introduced in the Illinois senate. The effort to forma Texas le...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 February 1891

JjOGAL news. Ill An .occasional bale of cotton comes in from the country. . Peoddce of nearly every de- scription ia marketed here every day. The roads throughout the county are reported to be in a wretched condition. The elaborate arranceinenta for the entertainment of Green's Brigade ro-union here on the 21sfc have been about completed. Mns. Halexza Dittiiak was ad- judged insane by Judge Turk Tues- day' and application will be made to gel her in the state insane asylum. - Miss Bice of South Carolina trim lifts lifen visitincr the fam'lv of Mr. A. F. Felder left for. Chappell . Hill Sunday to visit relatives there. v . . " Jitdoe S. E. Blake of Bellville. will be one of the orators at the re- union next Saturday on the part of v alters Division ot wmen ne was a member. Mr. 0. H. Carlisle and son left . Sunday night for Bockport to.at- ilfcnd the funeral ot Uapt. pruning t-liJrtli frt- -rilono frtpvo "MVmrlnv nf- x .u.u vu rUww .......... ternoon. Prof. T. J. Doxxellax and wife of ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 February 1891

'S8Ji!5S73Sp3!Wf13!P . The Weekly Banner T. O. KANKIN Proprietor. Thursday Tebruftry 19 1891. Thfjse has been another "White Chapel murder vin.Loudon. When wili these horrors cease? . "Peter Jackson) the colored pugi- list says-ho is going to challenge JbhnL. Sullivan' and that John wO have to furht hiin or surrender the belt. ill Coxgbessmax Abbott had a bill passed in. the house on the 10th over the president s veto to extend theipublic building at Dallas at a cost of 8200000. Mr. Sam Alexandeh' who was ar- rested for sending a lottery ticket through the mails plead guilty and was fined S225 and costs in the! United States court at Aastin. iTnE health officer of Houston re poits that they have had 157 cases1! of 'small-pox 45 white and 112 col ored. Of those SI have been dis charged 43 now being on hand. - Congressman Phelas. editor and f proprietor of the Memphis Ava- lauche which lately consolidated with the Appeal of that city is re ported dead from the Bahama islands whither h...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 February 1891

tr- 1 LOCAJUrJSlBWS. Wood is in. demand. The scarci- ty of wood haulers is occasioned by uo farmers having commenced their iarming operations. Thfjie are only two weeks longer for deltnauent tax-navers to settle. After March the 1st the cost taxes will be doubled. and 11k. Pleas Henderson was serious- ly though not dangerously hurt a few miles east of here JWedneBday by a horse falling on him. Mr.. J. M. Nicholson from near Uhappell Hill was in the city Fri- day and from him it was learned that all the cases of smallpox near there? were ;vell and had been dis- charged. This is4he planting season; when the. wise "business man sows an ad- vertisement in the Baxxee luxu- liates in the genial sunshine of prosperity and proceeds to reap a rich harvest of trade while his less enterprising neighbor complains of the drouth of customers. Mb. Louis Fixk? who recently purchased the W. A. Stuckert stock Of dry goods clothing and groceries has an advertisement in this issue to which attention is...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 February 1891

I p E LOGAL ISTEWS. Barry Swearingen to Cameron yesterday. Esq. went up -. k Hy- Bokn to Mr. and Mrs. G. X. man Monday night a fine girl. Try BLACK-ORAUOHT teaW Dyspepsia Jas. HoGurandtPyrima MeCjpwsui colored wererniarried In ihecbuit house yesterday Tudge'iurk officia- ting. . No real estate transfers lecorded daring the past-week the clerk hav- ing been kept busy recording deeds of trust. - i t The pay train going east "Wednes day on the Central Killed a mule be longing to a Polander living on Mr- Chauwick s -farm. e - : Lost. One Mcintosh rain or over coat on Saturday night between court house and Zeiss Brewery. A liberal reward will be paid. Return to'this office. TiiEr.e were quite a crowd of loaf- ers congregated at the depot Wed- nesday and the agent says that they sometimes gather in such num- bers there as to almost block up the platform. The banks of the city' will all close piomptly at 10 o'clock on nest Saturday morning February 21st in order that the attaches may par- ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 February 1891

' '"- WEEKLY BAs r a.v.m . ' -r-l n Office Low Building corner Saml- anil St. Charles Streets. Entered ; Postoffice Brenliam Texas as seconilVlass matter jl. v vorroo xxvi. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY FEBRUARY 26 1S91. NUMBER 9". IV IV T T T -.- -' 4 r-- n L J8. il.a - "!'&& M-rH " fl -- fc TV l m 3 AJ3 K II IM nivi y HOW IS YOUR CHILD? Swift's Specific is the great developer of delicate child- ren. It regulates the secre- tions: ittetimuktesr'che skin to . healthy action and CMIiu naturein development. There is no tonic for child- ren equal to - . O Scad for out treatise on Hood and wnr ;i -ufic Co. Atlanta Gx CAMISLK & IiEHItST: fen'l Insuranoe Ag-ests j.-f BRENHAM. TEXAS. S Ofiw over Stern Koines' store. Leaciinsf Grocer. KIUKK UUILDIXG Bronliaiii - Toxas. Still headquarters for Low Prices and Choice Goods. Call and get the benefit of Low Cash Pricks. Coffoo Toas cfeSpioos a specialty. I thank my friends and' the public for their past liberal patronago and hope To have the...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 February 1891

The Battle of Yal Verde. A COKKKCT ACCOUNT. Ft. FiLMor.5 N. M. May 3 "G2. E. H. Ocshisg Esq. Dear Sir: Oa or about the 25th of February I sent you a somewhat elaborate ac- count of the battle of Yal Verde- Green Yalley by thehands of.Cc.pt -Stafford:" Ilhove not "seen tre ac count or any notice of the atival oi Capb Stafford; therefore I "have con- cluded to re-write the account be Keying I can give you a true andcor- xecfc history of that hard fought bat- . tie. There are many errors which ehould be collected that full and " -ample justice should be awarded to ail jao participaien m u. On the morning of February 21st. orders were eiven for our forces to march above and around Fort Craig to the river having been without Svater for two days. Major Pyrom - -of Baylor s command with two hun dred and fifty men were ordered in advance with two pieces of Teel's artillery. On his approach to the river he was met by the enemy who odened fire with their artillery irom the west bank oi the ri...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 February 1891

1 LOCAL TQEWS. Spkisg goods are beginningto ar rive. L sew livery stable is being erect ed iii Cliappoll Hill. ConK planting Las around Ohappell Hill. commenced MeELREE'S W.'NE OF CAROUI for Weak Nerves. A. kicking pb'ny caused .considera- ble excitement on Main street Thursday uut no damage was done. The case of small-ox in Giddings died Tnursday and consmeraoie ex- citement prevails there we are in- formed. The end of the game season ap proaches and the quails if there s any left in this section will have cause to be gratified. Bob Lee Griffin who died in Hempstead Thursday was well known among the boys here many of whom the reporter beard expressing their regrets yesterday. Invitations have been received here by some of the Knights of Pythias to attend the 18th meeting of the Grand Lodge of TL of P. to be held in Dallas March the 18th. Fiftt "American families have moved from the Independence neighborhood during the winter and in consequence tenants are not as plentiful in that s...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 February 1891

c - ft 16- -CSCZLExv The Weekly Banner J. Q. RAXKIX. Proprietor. Thursday Jebrnary 26 1891. A bili. has been introduced in the Tesos legislature for the establish ment ot a gin s inuusinoi scuuui and college of fine arts. The Texas senate committee on internal improvements have unani mously sit down on the out to pro hibifc railroads from selling limited tickets. The senate committee on internal improvements takes up the bill au- thorizing tho sale and conveyance of the IraeB of tne Missouri lvansas and Texas road in this state to a corporation to be organized in this state. In the senate .Monday on motion ' of Senator ilaetze the pending bus- iness was suspended and bill No. 172 giving an annual pension to M. 23. Irwin was taken up. The com- mittee amendments were adopted and the bill under suspension of rules was finally passed. The widow of Gen. Barrundia. who was murdered by Guatemalan officers on board of the American steamer Acapulco. and whose death resulted in the recall of ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 February 1891

rnxsaatanaasm LOCAL JSIBWS. Died on Friday last the hvo-iriohtlKt-old infant of Mr. Paul Leh-mann. A EEtouTEn peeped in at the Light The Guard Armory yesterday afternoon i fog. while the committee of the U. u 0"s were arransrinEr for the lunch i tendered the Houston Light Guard after their performance and took a look at the handsome tables of which there were three running fishing season is approach- Jtisxice court regular monthly term was in session Jdonttay ana several unimportant civil cases drs-1 across the hall and to say that they f posed of. were laden with delicacies tastefully : : r . . arranged is putting it oneny auu The Bjj?ne having been adopted ' i Tueke is talk of a dancing school hero at an early day. by Green's Brigade Association as I tueiroincialojgan nearly on uiose in attendance added their names to its subscription list. At St Peter'B church Sunday Bishop Gregg presided at the ser- vices administering the sacramental zJte of holy confirmation. The JJishop lelt ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 February 1891

The Brenham Banner. (published daily and weekly.) Weekly S2 a year in advance. Terms. Lemil and transient advertise ments inserted at one dollar per square of one inch for first insertion and any cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at halt pnce. OUR AGENTS. Jobs F. Weibdscii Burton Texas. F. M. GElFfcr Lyons Texas. Jo JIikeski Wesley Texas. Paul C. Streckert Caldwell Texas The American Loan and Trust comnanv of New York have closed doors. Tee St. Louis people are making great preparations for the funeral of General Sherman on next aaturaay. The committee at Austin investi- gating the charges against McCall are still at work and with closed doors. A Fbexch Napoleon of Finance has left the country with $4000000 belonsiner to other people. The French are artists in every walk of life. Senator Cockeell never rendered better service to the people than when he exposed the true character of the eight-hour claims bill on Monday....

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 February 1891

arffgyj&tfvtioyifc-. mi ii- OF GREEN'S TEXAS BRIGADE. The Heroes of Many Hard- Fought Battles ON" THK TKSiTKD FIEtD IX THEIR A'N0AkASSOCIATION AS- SEMBLED Celebrate .with Bnllti and Banquets i I)rlnk to the Health of Those who Dared do their Duty as They Underntood it. ud Saturday morning February 21 1801 old bol arose from hi saffron couch bathed in robe3of splendor and his effulgent beamB athwart the' horizon lit up the eastern heavens'ind clothed it in a halo of glorious sunshine in contrast to the promise of the day before when rain poured in torrents that did the.hcart of every citizen good to feast Ms enraptured vision upon. As the slant- ing rays fell upon the city dispelling the sa- "ble curtain of night it found it up and dressed for the occasion our business men "having decorated during the night and everything presented a holiday appearance. Bright bunting and the stars and bars float- ed to the breeze awakening the mystic chords of memory- stretching back from the pr...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 February 1891

JJk '. i"Vt'V irTmj:qM'yt"tmw'a' K ' 13 i LOCAL NEWS. Uns.. T. H.vmusox has returned " 'from a visit to Houston. s Tue merchants uere complaining of the dullness yesterday. " v-ai i.t or iikxk wai.tim:. About teu o'clock Tuesday night the schrill and repeated noise of a police whistle brought a crowd down North street and a Bvxxek lcpoiter meandered down to ascertain tho cause of the excitement but it would .- i . . jj-BLACK.DRAUCHTt.-acurtsConsUpoUon.ipeiliaps take a nrst-ciass detective to learn the straight of the trouble are Stuike-. in Kio Janeiro S. par.dyizing business. The i evolution of Chilli continues with unabated fury. TikfciiE is an. epidemic of measles in the city but of a very mild form. Deputy Sheriff John Bethany of Eellvillc was .in the city yesterday. The farming- implement trade is about the briskest of any branch -of business in the city now. Mrs. D. G. Bosesfield of Hous- ton is in the city visiting Mrs. T. Harrison. Mb. G. TA McXeese returned yes- terday to h...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 March 1891

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER Office Low Building comer Sandy and St. Charles Streets. Entered at Postoffice Brenliam Texas as second class matter. 9 VOLtJME XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY MARCH o. 1391. NUMBER 10.- t FOR TIRED MAN AND WOW. P. P. P. will purify and -ritalhe your Mood create a good appetite and gwe your whole system tone and strength. A prominent railroad superintendent at Savannah suffering with Malaria. Dyspep- Bia. and Blieumatisni says: "After taking P. P. P. he never felt eo well in hw life and feels aa If he coild live f orev er if he eould always get P. P. P." If you are tired out from over-work and clew confinement tain P. P. P. If you are feeltn t&Jly in the spring; H" out of sorts take P. P. P. If your digestive organs need toning up toie P. P. P. If tou suffer with headache indigestion debility and weakness tale P. P. P. It von Buffer with nervous prostration. nerves unstrung and a general let down of. tie system ti P. P. P. Tor TOsid Poison. Rheumatism. Scrof u...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 March 1891

"2-sW r-l The Brenham Banner. (PUBLISHED DAILY ASB "WEEKLY.) Weekly. 82 . year in advance. n7n.i Tnmi1 and transient advertise- : ments iavirteifat one dollar per square of one inch for first insertion arid flttv cents per square tor each suDsequeui mseruou. Obituary notices and tributes of respect 1; serted at half price. OUP. AGENTS. Ton F.Veibcsch BurtpntTexa-. F. II. Gbiffix Lyons Texas. Jo JIikeski Wesley Texas. Paul C- Streckekt Caldwell Texas A- big snow storm from Mississippi. is reported The national house passed direct bouse tax bill Tuesday. the Qsix ten jurors have been sworn in New Orleans on the Hennesy trial. There seems to be too many ob stacles in the way of uniform text books. The consideration of the railroad commission bill has - betrun in the House. S't ; i.i.m i Only two bodies have been recov ered from the wreck of the ship Elizabeth. ifc- i The Illinois joint assembly failed to Tote for senator Tuesday r ar -well is to be brought out again. The national senat...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 March 1891

;. sauna JLOCAL jSTJSWS It's rather late in thq season for emigrants to be moving but a num It is said that there will be lnore'fcer 0f families passed through here ihan one contestant for each of the city offices. KWcELHEFS WINE OF CARDUI for Weak Nerves. Saturday Grange. for the vicinty of La the branch which will street. .soma &M ieet greatly improve Ion. that Mayor Wilkixs has just finished -In: Justice Curry- "Court Friday putting in a sewer from the crossing evening Isiah Brooks was given a'"ear tie foundry on North street io preliminary hearing on a charge of the theft of a horse and was bound ever in the sum of $300 to await the action of the grand jury. Fridat night Polly Ayers sent for a policeman to go out nearly a mile fand arrest Silas Ayers. Policeman jockett and Shepard responded walked out and made the ai-rest but Friday morning she refused to tes tify against him hence he was dis- barged. jWINEOF CARDUI a Tonic lor Worsen. The marble works of Messrs. Jaeggli &am...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 March 1891

The Weekly Banner J. G. RANKIN Proprietor. Thursday March 5 1891. The Illinois deadlock is still on. To-morrow at high noon Congress Trill adjourn. Congress will adjourn without any silver legislation. i m i The Terrell railroad Commission hill was adopted by the Legislature Monday. The negroes who recently emi- - grated to Oklahoma are reported to be almoss starving. Great suffering is reported from the Cberokeo strip. Women and children dying of cold. Twelve representatives and two senators of the Fify-first congress have died during their membership. Jko. B. Hood Confederate camp at a regular meeting Monday pro vided for deeding the Confederate Home and turning over the property to the State. TwEKiT-EivE or thirty cases of "leprosy are reported in 'New Orleans. It is worse than smallpox and al most makes one have a quarantine ague to contemplate it. Some of the opponents of th6 State furnishing textbooks raise the cry of ''paternalism" but wink at the paesent "despotism" of book ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 March 1891

ii. iOOAi 1SIEWS. Farm work is progressing rapidly now. SpEOta lively. trade is opening up right Mr. C D. Teckxexberg and Miss Hattie NicholB went down to Hemp stead Sunday. Mr. Jab. Hatrstox left Monday for Denver CoL which place he will make his future home. Habbx SwEAKiubEX Esq. left Mon- day for San Antonio whicli place he will make his future home. Bsexhax wants to make her tow line fast to an eletric light plant and haul away for dear life. Heave ho! Mr. D. K. Perkins of Chappell Ball has bought out the drug busi- ness in that city of his. mother and brother. A case of smallpox is reported from Hempstead and considerable excitement is said to prevail in con- sequence. ATr. D. A. Allen left Tuesday for Dallas where he went to stand a civil service examination for promo- tion in the railway mail service. Tuesday afternoon Lovick Rogers while fooling with a pistol accident- ly shot Delbert Blackburn through the hand inflicting a painful wound. The Truck Grower's association are m...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 March 1891

The Weekly Lanner jr. O. HANKIN. Proprietor. T hurulay flarcli 5 1891. The death of Senator Hearst is expected. in Senator BLAinlias been nominated and confirmed ris minister to China. The government re-advertises for bids for the work of improving Gal- veston harber. Gov. Hogg has signed the Con- federate Home bill but that was a foregone conclusion. Ex State" Treasurer Woodruff of Arkansas hasbeen arrested on a charge of. embezzlement. i p One of the first things that should engage the" attention of the next Congress is the repeal of the 31c- Kinley bill. Emperok William is very indig- nant at the treatment his mother re ceived in Paris but the French are in no humor to apologize. A Geegu railroad man nearBoine Ga.. gave John i. Sullivan a black- eve on bhe train recently but got a couple of teeth knocked out. It is believed that the bill adopt ing the Australian ballot system which failed to pass by a two-thirds vote in the house will probably go through on a motion to reconsider...

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