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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 30 April 1891

L V h- r ) LOCAL NEWS Distbict court formally adjourned Saturday. McELBEFS WINE OF CARDUI for Weal: Nemi. There was a good crowd in the city Saturday evening and trade was gaod. The little son of .Mr. Williams who was trampled on by a horse a few days ago and seriously hurt is improving rapidly. The recently closed chili stand is undergoing repairs and will be opened by P. K-.Pflughaupt as a confectionery and grocery store. . Thaixs have been discontinued on the Montgomery branch of the Santa Fe on account of the track being submerged in water until the water subsides. It was reported hero Saturday morning that the Brazos was still rising Friday night. It is out of its banks and much damage will be sus- tained in the bottoms. McEIre.U WINE OF CARDUI for female dlaeises. Attention is directed to the change in the -advertisement of Messrs. A. & H. Harrison which announces the continuation of their alteration sale until the 10th of May. Part of the material for the handsome glass f...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 30 April 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. O. RANKIN Proprietor. Thursday April 30 1891. A second "Jack the Ripper" has made his appearance in New lork. Toe farmers '"allowance" in Uie railway commissionship ia quite slim. The business failures of the past week were a considerable decrease from the number the week before. ii Congressman Spbikger says that the Farmers' Alliance is an unknown quantity. That is just what makes the average politician so much afraid of it in President Harbison is receiving the same cordial greeting in Califor- nia that characterized his visit in Texas and everywhere else in the South where he stopped. The -vacancy in the senate caused bv the appointment of Senator Rea gan as one of the Railway commis sioners was filled by the appoint ment of Hon. Horace Chilton of Tyler. The Alliance want S. D. A. Dun- can of Dallas as one of the railway commissioners but now that two of them are appointed have little hope believing that Judge Stayton will be tho third man. ! i John smith a ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 30 April 1891

IL JXEWS. ChABLES ScHBOiEDEB. of Burton iwas tried in the miniv innrfc Tubs- I day on. a charge of lunacy and ad- nudged insane.. Mr. Brows editor of the AuBtin ;5tatesmanv called on the Banneb Tuesday w He was en route to Gal- r vestoa to attend a wedding. Tjte Chicago Convention and Con- cevt company are to be here in a f aw days for the purpose of organ izing a five days musical convention Dealers in manufactured tobacco should bear in mind that the repeal of the $2.40 special tax imposed on them takes effect May 1st 1891. The new S15.000 school house jusl completed at Cameron and in which some of the furnishings had been placed Monday was burned kto" J "- One of the young men who at- tended the fest at Berlin returned with a black eye said to have been made by a blow from a stick in the hands of a young lady. Is the county 'jail there are six prisoners three of whom are insane two colored women and one white man. Of the other three there are two -colored and one white. The dance...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 30 April 1891

J. O. RANKIN J?roprletor. Official Journal ofGrcen's Brigade Association Thnrtday April 30 1891. The maney supply of the world is too limited to furnish all the funds tho Panama canal people will spend jn that ditch before conceding that is a failure. Couxt von IToltke the great Ger- man Field Marshal is dead. He was regarded tho greatest strategest of the day. His war re- cord dates from 1838 when he fought with the Turks in Syria. The New England bankers have nrotested asrainst the payment of the direct tar refund in silver certif- icates. The treasury department insists however that the silver cer- tificate is lawful money and must be accepted. Is Tennessee the lepublicans are getting alarmed at the workings of tho Australian ballot law because of its effect upon the unintelligent vote. It amounts alni03t to the disfranchisement of the bulk of the republican party in that state and hence that party would like the law repealed. The extravagance of the last Be- publican Congress is...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 30 April 1891

asaxszres: jmzfzs Wcr.i-.oi-.ivj-r.cj. JmOCAL news. The buildings pontinue to go fcp. A nitiw nt crma l.olf ft f?nPTl Ififf. u. r&tkii w nu&uu aaimj. .. - p- ItiJiSaav evening for Jagie JuaKe patting and fishing. iThe chilli joint run by James son on South Ant street was ibsed for the season Thursday. The farmers are staying by their jwlnrr crops now and in .conse quence the city looks a little dull. The bridge across Cedar creek 3uilt bv Sir. Kemp near Chappell !1 was washed away by the recent leavyrauis. Jit the Hayor's court iTiday morn- Eenjiae and abuse language was fined ji ana cose. The little child of Mr. Louis ichufers one year and a half old fell off the door steps Thursday and oke its arm. The ten-year-old son of Mr. John Iiller was seriously hurt by being tratnpled on by a horse Thursday (getting two of his ribs broken. Exough civil cases were appealed I at the recent term of the District icourtlfo keep District Clerk Krug jbusy all summer making out trans- fecri...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 30 April 1891

WSWf asjfrMflaw HMH I LOCAL NEWS. Woek has been commenced on the new plow factory. Jgf BLACK-DRAUGHT tea cute Constipation. District Clerk A. M. Krug left for Sau Angelo Tuesday. Carbonated Root Beer at Kiber's. Quite a number are talking of go ing to Austin to attend the T. P. A. excursion to Monterey which leaves Austin May the 3rd. A CEOwn of negroes consisting of about 15 couples of boys and girls left the city yesterday for a picnic a few miles in the country. Is Justice Curry's court Wednes- day morning Delia Williams was tried on a charge of disturbing the peace the jury failing to agree making a mistrial. Success depends iargely upon con- cert of action. Brenham has her tow lines out for several new enter- prises and her people should pull to gether to draw them in. Beick masons are at work on the top of Eiber'a candy factory pre- paring to put up galvanized cornice work which will greatly improvb the appearance of the building. The Central has resumed all through trains on ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 May 1891

; - . JL... BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. VOLUME' XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY MAY 7 1891 NO 19. - v .' i.r. oiumov Curry & Simmons Real Estate Anits Rrenham. Texas 'l A offlm n-cor Hpher Stone's!Bank Will do a general . Real Estate Business. Land in "Washington and adjoining counties for sale. All lands listed with us as well as City Property for sale or rent will be given our prompt and personal attention. We invite your atten- -tion to the following partial list : Small farm one mile southeast of Bren- irHmm nn Omnnell Hill road: 53 1-1 acres un- -der good fence and well improved at a bar-J .gain. 5O acres 2 1-2 miles west of Brenham on H. &. T. C road SO acres in cultivation 20 in timber all under -good fence good im- provements; 'will sell cheap. One tract of land -i miles east of Bren- lam 2C8 acres 5O in cultivation'. 100 acres 1 mile cast of Brenham. i&OO acres fine land in Bosque county 100 acres in cultivation tor sale cheap or -will trade for Washington county proper...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 May 1891

J i t The Brenham Banner. (rUBLISHBD DAILY AITO WIEKLT.) Weekly $2 a year in advance. itv-wo Tjcmi and transient advertise- -MontaJnoprtfld at one dollar uer square of one inch for first insertion and fifty cents per square for eacn suDsequem inseruou. Obituary notices and tributos of respect i serted at half price- OUK AGENTS. John F. "Weibtjsck Burton Texas. F. M. Oedtik Lyons Texas. Jo Mikeski Wesley Texas. Paul C. Stbeckert Caldwell. Texas Entered at the potoffico at Brenham Texas as second-class mail matter. order Walla .Ex-King iiiiASSA of Samoa is dead. i Stkikes in labor circles wero nu- merous Friday. Galveston has adopted the Aus- tralian ballot system. The President will perhaps a court of inquiry into the Walla Wash. lynching. . - m . -. President Harrison's sister -who was reported dangeronsly hurt in the runaway at Eaton Indiana is now xepcrted better. The sub-treasury scheme is de- clared to bo undemocratic hence no man who advocates this measure can consistently clai...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 May 1891

aw LOCAL JVE WS "Wni Easdlb colored lost a baby Friday iiigMr -which Was buried Sat- urday. McELREPS WINE OF CABDUI lor Weak Nerves. ilzssns. W. W. Seacy T. A. Low Prank Eobinson and B. Eldridge Ipff Ssturdftv evening for Er.cle ---- a U w Lake on a fishing nip. A nw.ro woman had a narrow es cape from being thrown under the ' cars at the union depot oaiurany evening but was prevented by the conductor. . r A fishing party consisting of Messrs. W. E. Keichardt A: YYoeh- Jef. C. F. Herbst and H. Franke will leave in wagons for the mouth of the Brazos Monday to be gone two weeks. McElro' WINE OF CARDUI (or foa&le dtaeuei . Notice. Stand privileges in the park during the H"ai-fest will be sold to the highest bidder at the firemen's park Monday May 11th at 4 p. m. The O. 0. O. society kindly fa vored the Banner with a box of del- icacies a reminder of their Friday night's repast for which we beg leave to assure them of our highest appreciation. The early closing movement is go ing int...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 May 1891

nt.-.awt i-t'!.cj'WxuiJJ-ii.aigaMUBK; ' f The Weekly Banner J. O. JtAIfKIN Proprietor. Thursday May 7 1891. There was a slight earthquake -shock felt in Massachusetts Satur- VEhe mayor of Chicago has or- dered that the gambling houses all be closed. Galyestox has recently issued its eigth directory which is a compen diun of information relative to Gal- veston. "Old Hutch" is said to be miss- ingand demented. Its enough to run a man crazy to loose a fortune like his. Gov. Hooo is the first native Tex- an to fill the gubernatorial chair and Hon. Horace Chilton the first native Texan to occupy a seat in the senate. Ax investigation of the national banks of Buenos Ayers has been or- dered and as a result bant stock has depreciated 10 per cent. It is aaid that the disclosures made will be death to the banks. The action of the officers breaking open 500 or more letters at the El Paso office looking for lottery tick- ets was an outrage upon the privacy of individuals of a free republic. Bi...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 May 1891

J LOCAL NEWS. tCommib8iqnebs court convenes next Monday. Plover are said to be numerous in iiie country. IibsK & Paeks have fitted up one of the prettiest little offices in the city. ' Gov. Hogg gave the "Washington county political slate a considerable revision. A train load of street cars passed through the city Sunday bound for Mexico. A washout north of here cut us o3 from northern mail on the Santa Fe Monday. Kumerous new enterprises will be inaugurated in Brenhani within the next twelve months. The Santa Fe is building a wall against the embankment where the toad passes Capt. J. M. Byrnes' place. De. J. E. McLean went up to Lyons Monday where he has lo- cated for the practice of his profes- sion. Attention is directed to the ad vertisement of Bernhardt tc beel- horst agents for windmills dealers in hardware etc. Wm. Church was the solitary pas- senger across the bridge of sighs in Justice Curry's court Monday morn- ing paying the fare of 14.50. The sum of $50 has been appr...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 May 1891

r The Weekly Banner. J. Q KANKIN Proprietor. "Official Journal of Green's Brigade Assoeiatioii Thursday May 7 1891. The epidemic of influenza is spread- ing in England. . ai Gold is at a premium of 250 per cent in Buenos Ayers. All the oil mills of Arkansas with one exception have formed a combination. Congressman Johh Daltzell will be a candidate for the Senate from Pennsylvania when Quay's present term expires. C. B. Kongdon & Co. has as sumed the indebtedness of H. P. Hutchison "Old Hutch" of Chicago. His son thinks he will pay out. hi It is amusing to the Democrats and iron in the soul of the Kepubli cans' that the heathen Chinese will " riot accept "Granny" Blair as minis- . ter to that country. hi Jxo. Hughes has been arrested in "Washington City answering in . some particulars the description of "Jack the Kipper" who recently committed an atrocious murder in New York. All interest over 12 pe"r cent is denned under one of the acts of the last legislature as usury and the p...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 May 1891

ri ?.fysv -v- - "M".' " - f LOCAL NEWS. The farmers are staying by their cotton. Mb. K. D. Harris is off on a pros- pecting tour to Rockport where he iviU probably locate. Patgo shooting something new and novel will be one of the attrac- tions of the Mai-fest The fire boys are working like beavers to make their forth-comiug Mai-fest a grand success. The absence of the farmers gives the city a dull appearance. They are staying with the growing crops. Judging from present indications there will be several handsomely decorated wagons in the procession at the firemen's Mai-fest. A shooting Touesamext will take place at fireman's park during the Mai-fest. Some of the best shots in the State are expected. - One of the features of the coming Matfest will be a prize tournament the fire department having set apart $50 as prizes for the successful knights. The corn crib of Mr. AY. H. El- dridge was iobbed Thursday night of a considerable quantity of corn oats and bran all that was in the crib...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 May 1891

w w $ u b LOQAL STEWS. Okly a few more dcB unttl the Mai-fest. -BUCK.DRAUQHT tea cures ConrtipsUoa. Gabdekb around the city are said to be fine. The farmers Jiave had beautiful weather during the past week for cotton chopping and would welcome a good rain now. The continued absence of the sprinkler is a subject of comment whenever the caprice of the wind sends a cloud of dust ir a store. Ms. H. C Yoss has accepted a po- sition as traveling salesman with the wholesale dry goods house of "Weiss Bros. of Galveston and is now on the road. The Eagle Lake fishing party that left here last Saturday returned yesterday. They had some excel- lent Bporfc trout fishing though their ca ten was small. AIcEIree's "Wine of Cardui and THEDFOBD'S BLACK-DRAUGHT are sold by all W&shiiuon County dealers. A lot of gravel was being dumped near the union depot by the the Cen- tral eravel train yesterday for the purpose of raising the platform around the depot. Me. Blackbobx of Atlanta who was here pros...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 May 1891

-i-y v BRENAM- WEEKLY BANNER. -Hf.- ... VOLUME XXVL BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY MAY 14 4891 NO. 20. V ii" If- V x.;r. ccekt; p. sraios urry & Simmons Seal Estate itaiits Brenham. Texas. Office over Heber Stone's Bank. Will do a general real estate business ajand in "Washington and adjoining counties . -for sale. All lands listed with us as well as -city property for sale or rent will bo given onr prompt and personal attention. We in- cite your attention to the following partial list: Small farm one mile southeast of Bren- 'ham on Chappell Hill road; 53 1-4 acres un der good fence and well improved at a bar- gain. 5O acres 2 1-2 miles west of Brenham on JL & T. C road 80 acres in cultivation 2O .in timber all under good fence good im- A iprovements; will sell cheap. ' One tract of land 4 miles east of Bren ham 268 acres 5O in cultivation. 100 acres 1 mile east of Brenham. 1500 acres fine land in Bosque county 100 acres in cultivation lor sale cheap or will trade for Washington cou...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 May 1891

i IK -?? I JChe Weekly Eanner. J. Q KAKKIN. Proprietor. Thursday May U 189L Official Journal ofGrcens Brigade Association It is said that the hatred between Mexicans and Guatamalians on the border is intense. Wit. O'Cosnor McQhee archbish- op of Uew York died in London re- cently. i i The Texas World's Fair covention meets at Ft. "Worth Tuesday. Bren- liain should be represented. Application for permission to build docks at Mobile Ala.andPen- sacolia Fla. at which vessels may lie while being fumigated have been received by Acting Secretary Grant. It has been represented to him that yellow fever has appeared in Cuba and these facilities are needed by the quarantine authorities to make sure that the disease is not transplanted to this country. Dexkis Coixogxe has sued Isaac -Heidenhimer in the State District court at Galveston for S25.000. He was the main witness in the Heiden- heimer arson case and alleges that the Heidenheimers caused him to be indicted by the grand jury upon the ch...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 May 1891

PROCLAMATION By the Governor of the State of Texas. "Whereas the Twenty-second Legis lature at i:s late regular biennial ses a fiir.n w?nin nrHnnrnpfl rm hp "lJUH rlnv cf April. A. LV 3891 iited thetollow- ing live Joint Resolutions in the manner prescribed by tne Constitution ol this State proposing certain amendments to the Constitution of this State to-vrit: (S. J. It.No 193 Joint Resolution amend- Ins Section 4 Artlclb Cor the Constitu- tion of the State of Texas. . Section 1. Be it resolved by the Leg- islature of the State of Texas: That section 4 of article 6 of the Constitu- tion of the State of Texasle so amended as to hereafter read as follows: -" Section 4. In all elections "by the people the vote shall be by ballot and the Legislature 6hall provide for the numbering of tickets and make such other regulations as may be necessary to detectmnd punish fraud and preserve the purity of the ballot box: and the Legislature may provide by law for the registration of all voters in...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 May 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. G. RANKIN Proprietor. Thursday" May U 1891. A slight earthquake was felt at PortLavacca recently. The Texas Press Association con venes at Corsicana to-day. The omission of the enacting clause in tho text book bill has created a great deal of comment. It is a great Iifcy- . To-day the Convention at Fort Worth will decide how Texas is to be represented at the World's Fair. Iiet it be well represented. The Southern Mercury says of Gov. Hogg's administration that tho friends were not bidders at the sale. East Texas did that part of the job. The striking spirit says the dis patches from Belgium is spreading like an epidemic and multitudes are leaving their work in every industri al center. Base ball playing in Texas is in a state mocuous desuetudo this sea- son Galveston and Houston being about the only places that are taking much interest in the game. v The Italian who comes ' to this country with his stilletto concealed in his baggage will be promptly re turned. ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 May 1891

'rfc LOCAL NEWS. i Me. John B. Vinson has just had 10 good fortune to recover a horse that strayed off about a year ago. Theee was a crowd out at Camp- town Sunday afternoon to witness the baptising of thirteen converts at a recent revival there. Attestion is directed to the change in the advertisement of Mr. A. T. Threadgill. He offers rare bargains for the next few days. The public exercises at the High school Friday evening were well at- tended and the pupils acquitted themselves well. - A had dog in the city Saturday morning created considerable excite- ment and bit quite a number of dogs before being shot. The dog belonged to Mr. Frank Eobinson. The Connor Hose company held a regular monthly meeting Friday Hight and besides the regular busi- ness appointed a committee to furnish a design for the decoration of the Connor Hose cart. At the regular drill and insgec- tion of the .Brenham Light Guard -i Friday night the company medal was won by Mr. Geo. Bruno being the fourth time o...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 May 1891

!) m I- i.-t I iv f i. r I V if? L I Ife The JSrenham Banner. (PUBLISHED DATI.T ASD 'WEEKLY.) Weekly S2 a year in advance. Teems. Legal and transient advertise- Inents inserted at one dollar per Equara of one inch for first insertion and fifty cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in- serted at half price. OUK AGENTS. John F. WxtBtjscH Burton Texas. F. 3L GBiMnr Lyons Texas. Jo JIikeski Wesley Texas. Paul C. Streckert Caldwell Texas Entered at the postoffice at Brenham Texas as second-class mail matter. The famine in Madras Spain con- tinues. The grand jury of New Orleans in the report of their investigation roundly denounced Detective O'Mal- in The National Democrat figures President Harrisons swing around the circle will cost near S40000 and asks who pays the bill ? m It is now given out that Italy will not participate in the Worlds Pair. If Italy can afford not to be repre- sented the Fair can stand it. The forced exodus of the J...

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