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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 December 1896

AN ENTHUSIASTIC GOVERNOR. H Evidently Believes in the Katval Ad vantages of His Own State. Nowhere in all the republic can .more prolific response be liad from the soil to the intelligent cultivation of man. Nowhere can purer water, a more genial climate, or summer skies be found to bless contented homes." These words were spoken of Alabama by her enthusiastic governor, Joseph t . Johnston, in his recent inaugural ad dress, and one not living there, is tempt ed to believe it all when that one fol lows Gov. Johnston as he enumerates the resources and capabilities of his state: "With an area of but little more than 50,000 square miles," says Mr. John ston, "there is no territory of like size in the known world so prolific in the variety of its resources; were a wall erected around our state, cutting off all access, we could produce within our borders everything necessary for the comfort or convenience of num. Great veins of iron "ore and seams of coal put at our command almost boundle...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 December 1896

TheleeMy Democrat. Published Every Saturday by The Democrat Printing Go. 114 THEMIS STREET. Entered at the Post Offle at Cape Girardeau Mo., as second-class matter. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12, 18!6. If MoKiniev givesMissourianything Maj. Warner tho man who should be remembered. After '.he 4ih of next March our lit tle Congressman will return to his little home in Dexter a much richer man than hi was two y.-ars ago. He kept all he rot. Grover Cleveland has issued his last message to Congress. Mr. Cleveland is as full of vineger as ever the kind of vineger, 'oo, that Democrats don't like. His message is a long one. We are informed that Congressman elect-Vandiver will visit Europe this y-.- lr tne purpose uf studying the money question. Congressman Mozely posted himself on the money question without going to Europe. Train robbers held up an Iron Mountain express train in St. Louis Wednesday night. There were six of the robbers, but had Gov. Stone been on the train the number would have been...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 December 1896

MIXED UP. Everything of Local Form To be Found That 1 of Interest. MONDAY. And now we are to have a Chinese laundry in this city. The Chinaman is here fitting up a room in the Rod ney building. We don': like to have to put ac counts in the hands of a collecting agency but we will have to do that very thing. We have some names on our books we are getting tired look ing at and we propose to have our money or raise a racket. The Jury in the case of Henry Wil ier against Sam Williams in Justice Willers court failed to agee and the case will bo tried over at another term of court. It takes a whole lot of people to make a city . and it takes the right kind of people too. We have some of the right kind of people here and we have some of the wrong kind. The accumulation of votes elected George G, Kimmel President and F. A. Kan, VuM-President of the Fair Association. The accumulation was made by the pull not the push. Scott had everything for dinner to day that the appetite of man could call...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 December 1896

-fi' 1 - ii THE DEMOCRAT. B. H. ADAMS, Publisher. CAPE G1RARDKATJ. MISSOURI. The body of Mathilde Blind, the au thoress and lecturer, who died recent ly, was incinerated in t,he crematory at Woking, England, on the 1st. Secretary Fiiaxcis of the interior department submitted his first annual report to the president on the 4th. A LARGE majority of the English non-union laborers who went to Ham burg to take the places of the strikers, refused to nnload vessels and returned to England. The public debt statement, issued on the 1st, showed a net increase in the public debt, less cash in the treas ury, during November of 58,200,333. Total cash in the treasury, S335.961, 679. It was announced, on the 1st, that Police Commissioner Theodore Roose velt, of New York, would be willing to accept the office of secretary of the navy under the McKinley administra tion. A dispatch to the London Daily Wail from Constantinople, on the 3d, aid that another massacre had oc curred at Everek, in which 100...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 December 1896

THE DEMOCRAT. B. B. ADAMS, PubUsber. TAPE GIRARDEAU. - MISSOURI CARE'S SLAVE. 3t mm the budding May-time, The white bough overhead; "Oh, give to me some play-time. Good Master Care," I said. I saw his head begin to shake "Not now; Just wait and see Til give to you a holiday When planting's done," said he. 3t was the glowing summer; How cool the woodland's shadel -Again an eager comer, "Oh, give to-day!" I prayed. Old Master Care his forehead knit; The grass Is ripe to mow; Work on till haying-time is past. And then I'll let you go." It was the glad September: The maple leaves were rea. "Oh, Master Care! Remember, You promised me," I said. ""And you will find," he answered me, "I'll keep my promise true. And you may sport when harvest's done, w 1th nothing else to do. JTow winter winds are blowing (How weak I feel and old!) And, by the hearth, bright glowing, I shiver with the cold. And Care sits down beside me. And counts up, one by one, The tasks that I have dona amiss. Or I have l...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 December 1896

For the people who give Christmas presents of practical value comes the great n !ri'.:-r1;-v EV-iAt 'J M LENTG As you all know our Mr. Flentge has been elected Collector of this county, and as that office will take most of his time, we have concluded to close out our entire stock and go out of business. This is no scheme to catch the. people, but an actual fact, and it stands everyone in hand to come early and get their share of the bargains, as everything will be hustled out as fast as possible as the time for closing is short it will be impossible to quote prices on everything, but we will give you a few prices to give you an idea how they run. Remember the date commences Dec. 15, 1896. Clothing! Clothing! Clothing! We have on hands now about $7,000.00 worth of clothing all fresh new stock all of which will go at costs and less. Now is the time to buy your overcoats, suits or pants. Men's fine beaver over coats in brown, black and blue fine dress coats sold as a bargain for $7.00,...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 December 1896

v'.f. r -T DEMOCRAT PRINTING GO., Publishers. CAPE GIRARDEAU, MISSOURI, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19, 1896. Vol. XXI No 35 A' SWELL AFFAIR Was the Gun Club Ban quet. 1 he Finest Spread Ever Faced by an Audience In Southeast .Missouri. Wednesday night was a gala night , for the members of the F. F. F. Gun; Club and its invited guests in this j city. This was the occasion of the ' Club's annual banqu3t, and a -banquet was" bide Hotel and it was a supper did honor to this popular hotel to the enterprising manager, Chauncy Mitchell, and to the city of Cape Gir ardeau. It was a supper fit for kings or better still, it was a supper that would have caused that good man. Grover Cleveland, to smile. The din ing room of the Riverside was decora ted till it was a paradise of beauty a heaven on earth. The tables wete dressed as handsomely as an Ameri can millionairess when being lead to the altar by an English Nobleman or a French Count, and they were loaded with delicacies equally as tempting to the ...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 December 1896

AMUAL MESSAGE Oi the President of the United States to Congress. 4. CJalm, Dispassionate and Conservative Dsllverance on tha Cuban Qaes tlon General Governmental Affair Discussed. Wabhikgtox, Dea 7. Following is synopsis of the president's annual message to congress: The Late Elections. To the Congress or the United States As representatives ot the people In the legis lative branch of their government you have as sembled at a time when the strength and ex cellence of our Iree Institutions and the litness of our citirens to enjoy popular ruie have been again, made manifest. A political contest In volving momentous consequences fraught with feverish apprehension aud creating aggressive ness so intense as to approaoh bitterness aud passion, has been waved throughout our land and determined by the decree of free and in dependent suffrage, without disturbance of our tranquillity or me least sign of weakness in our national structure. Obedience to Constitutional Requirement, In obedience ...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 December 1896

EUROPEAN CONCERT la ReUtloa to Forcing Radical Reform On the Porto Tantativaly Aunoaueed la London Tha Tims mud Chronicle Print Lead on tbo fcubjeet. That la the Times Being Evidently Inspired From Official Sources. 2W Yokk, Dec. 12. A special cable tlispvtc!i to the Sun from London has the lollotvin: Sot until yesterday was the press of London given an iDtimation of the momentous news of the definite agree ment of the powers for effectual inter vention in Turkey. Toe Times and Chronicle print leaders la which the fact is tentatively announced. The Times' article is by far the more important, for it has been directly in Spired from official sources. It is most carefully worded, for the government will refrain from makic? any oSieial announcement until the ultimatum is presented to the sultan a week hence. The Times says: "Diplomacy has been busy siuwe the visit of the czar at Bal moral and I'aris, and, despite many obstacles occasioned by the diversity of national interests and the ...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 December 1896

at .? Vcf -i ate t- r lb If 3 if t i s 5. in; tr 'Sir f The Weekly Democrat. Published Every Saturday by Tfte Democrat Printing Go. 114 THEMIS STREET. Entered at the Post Oftle at Cape Girardeau, Ho., as second-class matter. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 111. 1896. Spain has proved to the world that she is a, nation of barbarians and Unci ; S im should give her a lesson on civilization. This time next ye.ir Congressman Vandiver will le distriliiii inir his quota of garden seeds, as Congressman Moz lev is now doing. G rover Cleveland is down in South Carolina shooting ducks and the Cubans are praying1 to Uncle Sam to protect them from the barbarous Spaniards. Capo Gi.-ardeauhasthefinest hotels, the largest stores, the best streets, better schools and prettier girls than any other city in the State with a pop ulation of six thousand poople. but their support on those terms must be declined. No dickers which in volve any concessions to silver under any circumstances will be permitted by the Repub...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 December 1896

MIXED UP. everything of Local Form To Found That is of Interest. MONDAY. be The dirt road through the swamps is almost impassable. Thecord wood wagons have cut it all to peices. The finest line of Limoge Dresden Carlsbad, French and German China ever brought to this city, with prices to suit the times, to be found at John tit. Avit & Sons. Chinaware em porium. The Board of Trade meeting Satur day night was a failure. Only the President, Secretary and Treasurer put in an appearance. Dr. A. P. Sawyer: Dear dot-tor I have used and sold your Family Cure with excellent resoults. It cured me of the rheumatism and I now am 50 years old and have not an ache or pain. jurs. t A. Uhoaus. .Sutherland, Iowa. Sold at J. Maple Wilson's drua store. County Clerk Paar, by order of Circuit Judge Ililey, will open and re-count the ballots polled at the third precinct in this city at the Xo- ut.-mber election. He will begin the work next Monday. J. V. Liimbaugh, of Jackson, who lias beeu at Hot Spri...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 December 1896

THE DEMOCRAT. II. II. ADAMS Publisher. CAPE GIRARDEAU, Ml? S'lUBL Albert W. Wilcox, of Worcester, Mass., aged 70 years, the inventor of the famous Wilcox organ, died of Bright' disease on the 6th. On the 10th the national executive committee of the sound money demo cratic party met in Indianapolis to consider the future of the party. The steel clad monitor Puritan, pro nounced by experts the most formid able coast defense vessel afloat, was put in commission, on the 10th, at the Brooklyn navy yard. A dispatch from Eavana. on the Sth, stated that Antonio Maceo had crossed the trocha with a large fol lowing. It was also assertained that he had been killed in an engagement The Madrid Heraldo says that the president's message foreshadows the Intervention of the United States in Cuba in March next, but adds that Spain will repel the arrogance of th American government. Ebnest Enozx, the German statis tician, died, on the 8th, at Lorseweith, Be was 75 years of age. Herr Engel ucceded to t...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 December 1896

OLD PEOPLE TO SANTA CLAUS. "What shan Santa. Clans bring-you T We say to the merry child. "Oh, a lovely doU, with curly hair. One that can shut its eyes, And a new red sled, and candy, too. And a watch that can really go." Ah, me. it takes but little To gladden these small hearts so. "What do you want for Christmas?" In turn the children cry. Cut their elders only shake their heads. With smiles that are half a eigh. Nor dolls, nor sleds, nor sweetmeats may Bring pleasure when the hair is gray. Can you bring us health, good Santa, Instead of toys, forsooth. The buoyant steps, the sparkling eye And the radiant dreams of youth? ' The fame we've sought by patient toil Through weary years to gain. The fortune that has mocked us. All we've striven for in vain? Can you bring the love we long for And the faces we yearn to see? Some are sundered by bitter thoughts And some sleep peacefully. Tell us quickly, Santa Claus, Whisper It low to me. If gifts like these we long for Within thy store m...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 December 1896

oFinLst hjl tine KTiccIfe. off HPime For the people who give Christmas presents of practical value comes the great OUT OF- BUSINESS SALE As you all know our Mr. Flentge has been elected Collector of this county, and as that office will take most of his time, we have concluded to close out our entire stock and go out of business. This is no scheme to catch the people, but an actual fact, and it stands everyone in hand to come early and get their share of the bargains, as everything will be hustled out as fast as possible as the time for closing is short it will be impossible to quote prices on everything, but we will give you a few prices to give you an idea how they run. Remember the date commences Dec. 15, 1896. Clothing! Clothing! Clothing! We have on hands now about $7,000.00 worth of clothing: all fresh new stock all of which will go at costs and less. Now is the time to buy your overcoats, suits or pants. Men's fine beaver over coats in brown, black and blue fine dress coats 6o...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 26 December 1896

' t - -. .4 CAPE GIRARDEAU. MISSOURI, SAT U R D A YJEC E M $ 5 R 26, 1896. Vol. XXI No 36 r KILLED A HAN. Fred Heinberg Held for Murder. lie Killed a Man In St. Loot and then Surrendered Himself to tbe OBcera. John Heinberg, of tbe firm of Flentga & Heinberg of this city received telegram from St. Louis this Wednes day morning which read: "Your brother Fred billed a man this morn ing." Mr. Heinberg took the 11:15 train for St. Louis. He had no par ticulars of tbe killing, more tha was given in tie telegram and he went up to leant bow the killing happened and to assist his brother in giving bond. Otd-Time "Slnir Dotr " Be&Kw he war, when I was a small boy, in tfec county in which I was raised, an East Texas, the osunty that; had store slaves than any tfier county in the State, there were tvr or three packs f what in those days wane termed ""niger dogs. " They were the itatne bxeed of hounds wed by deer kttntore. One notable pak belongnd Zo Johr Devercaux, v3so was ow-eer-oc a...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 26 December 1896

:he democrat. X J B. H. A DAM 8, Pebllnher. CAPE GIRARDEAU, - MrSOURL H- Clat Bascom , of Troy, X. Y., died at Jacksonville, Fla., on the 14th. Mr. Bascom was a prominent leader of the prohibition party. John Stuart Blioh, sixth earl of Darnley, died suddenly at his home, Clifton lodge, Athboy, Connty Meath, Ireland, on the 15th, aged 68. lie sat in the house of lords as Lord Clifton. As A result of the experiments of the ooard which is investigating battle ships steel, nearly the whole amount now in the Newport News (Va.) Ship Building Co.'s yards may be con demned. A dozen students of the Kansas medical college at Topeka, have noti fied the Cuban junta in New York that they are ready to take the field at any time as surgeons in the cause of the insurgents. Kink inches of rain in 11 days, fol lowing the fall floods, caused the high est water ever known in the valleys of southwest Washington, and wrought (Treat destruction to property and some loss of life. In the French chamber of ...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 26 December 1896

THE DEMOCRAT. B. H. ADAMS Publisher. CAPE GIRARDEAU. - MI.'SOUEL REALIZED HIS DANGER. A Fate of Broken Glasses Chh a lively family Qoamk , They almost ran into each other! Arms as the stout man came out of a onf ectioner's shop which the other was .passing. "Hello,' said the tall man, glancing suspiciously at the package the stout ; man was trying to conceal, "still paying j -election bets?" j, "Nope," replied the stout man. f 'Looks like rain, doesn't it?" "Yes; or snow. Guess you and your Wife have had a quarrel, haven't you?" "Xo-no," stammered the stout man. ""How's business?" "Pretty good," answered the tall man. "You needn't mention the fact in my -wife's heariiijr, though," he added has tily. "Humph, I've been married 11 years myself; you seem to have forgotten that. Say, I wish people wouldn't keep looking at a man just because he hap pens to be carrying a package." "It's the kind of a package," said the "tall man, with a grin. "Say, what did .jou and your wife quarrel about...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 26 December 1896

The Weekly Democrat. Published Every Saturday by The Democrat Prlntlna Go. 114 THEMIS STREET. Entered at the Post Offle at Cape Girardeau, Mo., aa second-class matter. SATURDAY. DECEMBER 26, 1896. There is no truth in the sensational story flashed over the wires from Washington to the effect that the Re publican members of the Board ef Re gents of the Southeast District Nor mal School are working up a scheme to oust Prof. W. D. Vandiver from the Presidency of the Normal Faculty because he is a Democrat. Mr. Van' diver has been elected to Congress and it is understood that he will hand in his resignation as President of the Normal Faculty about the first of March, so there is no occasion for his being ousted. A majority of the mem bers of the Board of Regents are Re publicans but they are not the kind of men whobateh up schemes. The special "meeting of the Board called for De cember 27th -is probably called to elect a man to take Prof. Vandiver's place when that gentleman retires to ...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 26 December 1896

MIXED UP. Everything- of Local Form To be Foand That ia.of Interest. MONDAY. George Rodemeyer does not object to hunting on his farm, but he says he would like to sea a quail have a fair show for Its life. The members of the Gun Club of this city he says, do not give a quail a show for its lire. From them a bird never escapes. George Houck tells us that there is a fine opening for a good German butcher in Bloomfield. Dr. A. P. Sawyer: Dear doctor I have used and sold your Family Cure with excellent resoults. It cured me 01 me rneumatism and I now am 50 years old and have not an ache or pain. mrs. t A. Rhoads. Sutherland, Iowa. Sold at J. Maple Wilson's dru? store. We are informed that several prom inent citizens of Jackson are contem piauug muviDtf mj ape uiraraeau in the near future. Come on gentlemen. M. E. Leminj?, the saw mill man, distributes considerable money here every month. He work? thirty or forty ahands and thehandsallreside in this city. There is a possibility of an ext...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 26 December 1896

ENGLAND SHAKEN. "Wales, the Midlands and che South of England T"lted br Severe Earthquakes Over Two Haartreit Towasead Villages Affected LUcie DiiM Wroaiku boc One Woman Dies of Fright. IjOxdo Tec 17. Two strong shocks -of earthquake were felt throughout Wales, the Midlands and the soutn ol Kngland. The first shock occurred at -3 a. m, and the secoud at 5:30, the ivaves passing from west to east, i louses were violently shaken, beds moved from their places, doors forced open and furniture overturned. Tele ifraois from all quarters concur in the statement that the first shock was of 3W seconds' duration, and was followed jy a loud rambling sound and minor tremblings of the earth. The second Jock was shorter but more severe. 3Jany people in Windsor, Cheltenham and other places rushed out of tiicir Jioitscs, but no one was hurt. The eatbedral at Hereford was damuged somewhat, but no other serious aau. itge is reported. The area of the seismic disturbances was unusually wide, extending ...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
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