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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 16 July 1891

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. VOLUME XXVII. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, JULY 16, 4891 NO. 28 I. r. 6IUM0K Gurry & Simmons, Brenham, Texas. Office over Heber Stone'sJBank. 9000 acres on G. C. & S. F. R. R. in Cole man and Runnels coun- lies, all under fence 350 lii cultivation, balance J pasture, good water. Price 4 per acre, easy ifflWrats, terms. , , 8000 acres two miles from Ballinger, all un der fence, 6 per acre. 640 acres in Run nels county $3 per acre 640 acres in Run nels county $6 per acre. z 640 acres 7 miles south of Ballinger, $3 per acre. 320 acres 5 miles west of Ballinger, $2.50 per acre. 1,280 acres 12 miles northeast of Ballinger, $3 per acre. 80 sections in Run nels, Concho, Coleman 4 and Coryell counties; will sell in lots to suit 64,000 acres in the counties of Schleicher and Sutton counties, $1.25 per acre. i MAN AND WOMAN. P. P. P. will purifj- and fltallze your blood, create a good appetite and give your whole system tone and strength. A prominent railroad super...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 16 July 1891

w he Weekly Banner. "TT JT. O. TtANKIN. Proprietor. Thursday, July 16, 1S91. Cheyesse county, Colorado is be ing devastated by grass-hoppers. A heed of eighty-five buffalo will be exhibited at the World's Fair in Chicago. This glorious union is now com posed of forty-four States, with a few more precincts to hear from. Pbaxce has squandered S2G0,000, 000 on the Panama canal project, and has little or nothing to show A caxvass of the political situa , tion shows Cleveland and Blaine the favorites for the head of the Na tional tickets. Tfif. raihvav commission are re ceiving complaints fore and aft on the long and shoifc haul, which they are requested to regulate. VriTH a big corn, oat and wheat crop Texas invites the immigrant to come and cast his lot among us. low is the accepted'time. Toe Houston Post truthfully re marks that the most merciless critics to newspapers are those who give them the least patronage. . A bloodless revolution has taken jl3ce in Santiago and the president h...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 16 July 1891

ft 3ziXiZiLv'iimJ.i''AiiiiiujiAiijjriyjnzj'-t rjjJA'jpiyi ujt maxjjiff''juttjnr LOCAL NEWS Ice Cream at Kiber's to-day. ,y"QnANTiTiES of refined German su- Tv -t- T J 1 ar is Dews receiveu iiere. r. E. E. Pesxixgtox and bride turned fr6m a weeks sojourn at -J" Wftnlon VVollo T?rilnTr -nirrVif - I The Brenbam Field Artillery will leave Thursday night for the State encampment at Austin. If watermelons don't become a drug on tne market, they will make a better market for drugs. Tax-Collectob Sam Schlenker and wife and Miss Emmie Cornitius left Satuiday for Denver, Col. Labge shipments of cattle have been passing through Brenham go ifSg north during the past week. Farmers in the citv Saturday com- fcin of the necessity of rain, and port the crops to be suffering. The camp-meeting began Satur day night and will be continued in . definitely, perhaps for ten days. rA Ciy BLACK-DRAUGHT tea tor Dyipepsis- It was reported that some one stole Mr. Ed. Green's gold watch from his pocket while as...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 16 July 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. O, ItANKIN, Proprietor. Thursday, July 16, 1891. The Banner is the only weekly paper published in Texas that is made up with solid matter the leads all being taken out in order to make room for reading matter. A receiver has been appointed for the Cherokee Strip Live Stock Association on application of the Cherokee Nation which claims to be a creditor of the association for 200,000 lease money. A quarter of an acre in extent and twelve feet deep is the size of the great Treasury vault at "Wash ington. As there's nothing in it now, says the Philadelphia Times, those curious in the matter may confirm these measurements. At the last re-union the three brigades, Ross', Grandburrys and Ector's, consolidated at Marshall. Fort "Worth was selected as the next Dlaee of meeting, 'on the second Tuesday and Wednesday (11 and 12th) of August. All the old sol diers of these brigades are requested to attend. Half rates over all raii " roads will be extended. Vol. 1. No. 1, of...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 16 July 1891

3lstT, iLf'JLTznxritt: jf :$ K LOCAL NEWS. See notice of ball and fest at Val ley Grovo on July 26. In Justice Curry's court Monday - Allen Ayers and Sarah Boss, were each fined for distuibing the peace $15 and $13 repectively. Mb. S. J. Simon, formerly -with the clothing house of Mr. E. Hoffmann, has accepted a position with Messrs. A. &. H. Harrison, where he has al ready entered upon his duties. Miss Clara Ackerman who won the Houston Post scholarship, in Houston, acknowledges in very grateful terms the receipt of the box of candy from Kiber's candy factory. The Santa Fe will give excursion rates to the camp-meeting at this place.for 100 miles up and down the road at 4 cents per mile for the round trip tickets good for ten days. Messbs.E. P. Curry, D. H. Watson, and Richard Scurry spent Sunday in Chappell Hill. This is out of the Judge's precinct but under some circumstances his jurisdiction to pre side in "court" has no restrictions. Considerable improvement has been made at...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 16 July 1891

The Brenham Banner. (published daily and tveeklt.) Weekly, S2 a year, in advance. Terms. -Le!Tal and transient advertise ments insertecfat one dollar per tquare of one inch for first insertion, and fifty cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Ohituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at halt price. Entered at the postoffico at Brcnham, Texas, as second-class man matter. Oftieial Journal of Green's Brigade Association OUR AGENTS. Johji F. "WEiiiDS.cn, fiurton, Texas. F. M. Griffin, Lyons, Texas. Jo MlKKSKl, Wesley, Texas. Cincinnati has- had a million dol lar fire recently. A convention of Alliance men ap posed to the third party move and the sub-treasurys cheme met at Fort Worth Friday. The railway commissioners have propounded a dozen queris to the railroad traffic masters for specific information. The funeral of the late Hannibal Hamlin took plnce at Bangor, He. Wednesday and he was interred in Jlount Hope cemetery. Pbesident Diaz has pardoned Carlos Zarember, an...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 16 July 1891

.. ir---J'JII-itrmTtV?l!rH"''11-Trrr-Tr-r.-T- LOCAL NEWS. Ruleoad travel is light. Corn is suffering for rain. There is "tho market. fruit in abundance on Mr'. F. Kr3ER has delivered the boxes of candy to the winners the HoHston Post scholarship. of Brekham has no base ball game this season. In fact base ball seems to be on the decline any way. A force of hands have been at work improving the Central track through the city for several days. Kev. E. H. Harmon went up to Iiyons Thursday to attend the Dis trict conference in session there. Toe absence of so many people from the city at the varions summer resorts renders Brenham a little dull just now. A white man passing Bosedale "Wednesday fired off his pistol pro miscuously twenty times without provocation. The Lenips Beer storage house at tiie corner of West Sandy and South "West streets is being plas tered on the outside. . jAes. F.Ij. 2? orris, formerly of this city, but now at Abilene, has ac cepted a position as teacher in the A...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 16 July 1891

The Ohio' campaign be a lively one. promises to . The lands .of Texas should be for actual settlers, not alien 63-ndi-cates. Ax attempt has recently been made to assassinate the President of the French Republic HI ' CqsTA Rica, one of the Central American States reportB in favor of reciprocity with the United States. Rates to Colorado and Utah have been equalized between New Orleans and Galveston which formerly favor ed the latter city. The Texas railroad Commission and the railway officials of the State are having a great time at Austin exchanging views. Eli Perktxs and Rev. Sam Jones, a pair mat can not op oeui eiuepi. hv threes, are the attractions at the San Marcos Chautauqua. Mbs. Jeffebson Davis has de cided on selecting Richmond, Va., as the final resting place of her illustrious husbands remains. , FARM and HOME. The express companies have filed a schedule of their rates with the railway commissioners, but they will take no action until they have set tled the railroad rates....

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 July 1891

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER .' .VOLUME XXVIII. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY JULY 23, 1894. NO:-: 29- f " I. F. SIMMON Gurry & Simmons, ili Jistaie . Brenham5 Texas, Of5ce over Heber Stone's Banfc; Ir.onuvr la kits t 9000 acres on G. C. & S. F. R. R. in Cole man and Runnels coun- ties, all under fence 350 in cultivation, balance in pasture, good water. Price 4 per acre, easy terms. 8000 acres two miles - from Ballinger, all un- def fence, ,$6 per acre. 640 acres in Run nels county 3 per acre 640 acres in Run nels county $6 per acre. 640 acres 7 miles south of Ballinger, $3 per acre. 320 acres 5 miles west of Ballinger, &2.5C per acre. 1,280 acres 12 miles northeast of Ballinger, $3 per acre. ' 80 sections in Run nels, Concho; Coleman and Coryell counties; will sell in lots to suit. 64,000 acres in the counties of Schleicher zrA Sutton counties, $1.25 per acre. FOR TIRED MAN AND WOMAN. P. P. P. Trill purify and Titalize your blood, create a good appetite and give your whole Bjitem t...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 July 1891

The Weekly Banner, J. G. EAJJKIK', Proprietor. Thursday, July 23, 1891. Col. Polk, president of the Na tional Alliance, says tlie tinra party lias come to stay. Joe Mulhattox, the celebrated nncl versatile liar. is - spending the summer at Tuscon, Arizona. Mr. Abott, who has been called to form a new Rovernment in Canada, is the son of a clergyman. -. The railway commission in defin ing charitable institutions that the rmlrn.irlR mio-lit transrjort friegrht free of charge for that churches did not come under that head. GovEitxor. Hogg, it is said, has signified his intention to call an ex tra session of the Legislature. This -is what is needed for various and sundry reasons -and it should not be delayed too long. The St. Paul Chamber of Com inerce has resolved to appoint c committee o! seven to confer with a committtee from Minneapolis as to the oest means to brinjr about a permanent union of the two cities, Sinking of the recent death of Gen. Thomas Harrison, of Waco, the Day says ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 July 1891

- LOCAL, JSTJBWS There was new corn meal 'on the market Saturday. Theee is a scarcity of money, but Cotton is opening. ' Fodder nullinc has commenced. I, ' jOok out for rain. V" Fresh butter and eecs are a scarce ccmmody in this market. Call on C. W. Hess. and get your buggy harness at six dollars. Some of our planters have been busy the past week saving fodder. Brenham needs another railroad and a few more factories to make her grow and prosper. The arrival of 'the Central pay fcrain here Saturday brought joy to the hearts of the employes. r The city ought to have the city $alL re painted and thb cupalo re paired. It centiauly needs it. Cry BLACK-DRAUGHT tea lor Dyspepsia- The Methodist camp-meeting at the camp ground, seven miles below Chappell Hill started Saturday. Judge 0. E. Breedlove, formerly of this city but now of Fisher coun ty, has sold the W. S. T. ranch of 9000 acres. How does a road from here to the mouth of the Brazos strike you? They have r channel across the bar 17...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 July 1891

ssyv k The Weekly Banner. J. G, RANKIN, Proprietor. Thursday, July 23, 1891. Chili is now buying -wheat of the United States. 'IH Foreighn crop reports show a gen eral improvement except in Russia. Thus far an aggregate of $2,GG9,- 000 has been appropriated by twen ty-nine States for representation at the worlds Fair. 411 Armed laborers m Tennessee are drivinEr the convicts out of the '.mines, and troops have been ordered out to avoid further trouble. The. Republicans of Kentucky will not nominate a candidate for the State Senate, but support Graham the People's Party candidate. The condition of the Texas cotton crop up to the present time is very favorable and the yield promises to be greater than that of last year. - Reports from Kansas City are to the effect that Texas melons are so cheap there that the freight charges are more than they can be sola tor. M, m 1 The Alliance are not well enough organized to form a trust with their -wheat and cotton and iorce up tne price. It is sa...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 July 1891

rs LOCAL JSIEWS. The interest in the continues unabated. campmeeting There was nothing done in the county court yesterday. There was a good rain Saturday and Sunday at Independence. The front of the First National Bank is receiving a coat of paint. The camp-meeting was announced to continue twelve more days from Sunday. Miss Willie Keesee, of Austin hns been elected sponsor of the Brenham Light Guard. Judging from he reports from Burton Friday and Saturday last, summer fights are in full blast. The Brenham Light Guard elected Miss Beneta Bvrnes sponser after their arrival at the encampment. Brenham is looking f6r a good re port from her soldier boys at Aus tin, and Brenham will not be disap pointed. Who "will succeed Hon. H. G. King asrepresentative of this dis trict. Will Lee, Burleson or Wash ington furnish the man? But for the campmeeting and the county court, Brenham would in deed have been dull this week. Its not very lively with both. Me. J. E. Flewellen, of Whitman, was in th...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 July 1891

The Brenham Banner. (PUBLISHED DAILY AND "V7EEKLT.) Weekly, S2 a year, in advance. Terms. Legal and transient advertise ments inserted at one dollar per square 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. Entered at the postofficc at Brenham, Texas, as second-class mail matter. Official Journal of Green's Bripide Association OUR AGENTS. John F. "Weibusch, Burton, Texas. F. M. Griffin, Lyons, Texas. Jo Mikkski, Wesley, Texas. Yellow fever is unusually severe in Vera Cruz. The First National Bank of "Wy andoth, Kan., has failed. "' The report of yellow fever sent out from Tampico, Hex., is denied. Texas is full of summer resorts and as a consequence few people from here go north to spend the summer. If Campbell succeeds in beating McKmley in Ohio, it will give the McKinley bill one of the blackest eyes politically speaking, that it has "bad. v 'ii The Southern Mercury everla...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 July 1891

" V 8v, 1i LOQAL JSIBWS. . The Brenham Field Artillery ship ped 13 horses, their gattling guns and full equipments on a freight early Friday morning. Mil. Thos. Roche, who recently committed suicide in Ft. Worth, was well known here, having had 'he contract for building tne banta Fe road through here. The doctors say that Brenham and vicinity is healthier than it has been at this season, for years, much of which is attributed to the excel lent fruit in this section. There was a good crowd out Thursday evening to witness the guarfl mount, inspection and drill by the Light Guard, and listen to the music ot the Light Guard band on Main street. A cab that had been switched off on the spur track at the AmBler building for the Truck Growers' to load watermelons, run off at the end of the switch Thursday and was de layed about two hours before they got it back on. A coat of paint is badly needed on the city hall. The cupulo also needs repairing, several slats have been broken out of the sa...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 23 July 1891

LOCAL MEWS. Miss Nettie Estes left Tuesday for an extended visit to Houston. in 31b. Julius Kollmet rejoices the advent of a fine girl at his home. Mr. Ed. Hoffmuw leaves for New York to-day to purchase his fall stock of clothing. Me. John L. Kobebts and daugh ter left for a few weeks1 visit to Mo bile, Alabama, yesterday. Oxe of the 2nd Regiment band lost his bank roll at the encamp ment a few days ago, but the arrest of a negro restored it. J65-ELACK.DRAUGHT tea cures Constipation. The north bound Santa Fe was delayed here two hours Wednesday by a frieght train which had broke a pair of trucks about a mile above the city. ' Miss Hannah Simon, of Brenham, is the guest of Mrs. Rubenstien at the Millett Mansion. Miss Simon has many friends in Austin. Austin Evening News. Dr. T. 0. Htxes left Tuesday for Velasco where he will rusticate in the gulf freezes as they float over deep water at tue nioum 01 me crazus for the next ten days. Miss Madge "Williams, one of Washington county's mos...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 30 July 1891

f??Vri -.-" - WEEKLY BANNER. VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY JULY 30, 4894. NO. SO BRENHAM . . CUBS'V i. p. snmo Gurry & Simmons, ' Jrenhanv Texas, Office ovjr Heber Stone's Bank. A . - 9000 acres on G. C. & S. F. R. It in' Cole man and Runnels coun "ties, all under fence 350, in cultivation, balance in pasture, good water. Price $ peracre, easy terms. 8000 acres two miles from Ballinger, all un der fence, $6 per acre. 640 acres in Run nels county $3 per acre 640 acres in Run- w- leal Mate kk ,. nels county $6 per acre. vtr r, -1 04tu acres miles south of Ballinger, $3 per acre. 320 acres 5 miles west of Ballinger, 2.50 per acre. 1,280 acres 12 miles northeast of Ballinger, $3 per acre. 80 sections in Run nels, Concho, Coleman and Coryell counties; will sell in lots to suit. 64,000 acres in the counties of Schleicher and Sutton counties, 1.25' per acre. ; FOR TIRED MAN AND WOMAN. P. P. P. 'will purify and vitalize your blood, create a good appetite and give your whole ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 30 July 1891

- The Weekly Banner. J. G. KANKIN. Proprietor. Thursday, July 30, 1891. The negroes of Ohio are asking t,a MVKinl elites some pertinent questions, which for want of satis factory answers may cause some 01 them to go .over to the Campbell .side ot me ngnt. Ttr a skulkin? sneakinir coward, nrlio writes an anonymous letter to otrlnriv. Tf ft man is afraid to sign lnolofforsvmimavbe sure of two things. There is some fool threat that he would be ashamed to ac knowledge in ik and that he is de void of the grit to back it up. Mbs. Maybbick, the alleged hus band poisoner, recently sued the in enmnpn cnmnanv in whose office her husband had insured his life for 10,000, but the Terdict went against her. The opinion has been given that this decision will be re versed and it will devolve upon the insurance company to prove mat she poisoned her husoana. The conflict between the strikin miners of east Tennessee and the State militia is watched with inter est bv government troops. The State militia...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 30 July 1891

w ft LOCAL NE WS The boys at train time around the depot are regarded a nuisance. The Santa Fe pay checks axe in v;t and employes of the road are happy. - 0 Two cars loaded with parts of the old compress left Friday evening for Ardmore, I. T. Watermelons weighing 35 and 40 pounds were sold on our streets Saturdayjat 10 cents each. McElr'WINE OFCABDUl lor female dlie&ies. A labge lot of cedar timber is be ing delivered to the Santa Fe rail road company at this place. Mr. Theo. Vinke, of thiB city has been elected assistant cashier of the First National Bank of JBellville. The friends of religion have been quickened and several souls con verted since the meeting began. The colored Normal School at ibis place isprogressing finely, and has an attendance of 32 teachers. Ladies as well as gentlemen are increasingly particular about get ting proper attention. They pre fer tO buy SHOES IN A SHOE STOKE, where everybody from the proprie tor down understands shoes and leathers, and feed an...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham weekly banner. — 30 July 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. G. RANKIN, Proprietor. Thursday, July 30, 1891. It is 'said the citizens of Galveston are as mad as Maifh hares bebause .convict labor is to be used on the "harbor improvements there. T-n ;b Knid that when Proctor re tires as Secretary of War it is prob able that ex-liov. uneeny, 01 .ixew Hampshire, will succeed him. ' Tim mrls in Alabama embraced a a Anntv sheriff while their brother cot away. It is not stated that the sheriff made any effort to get away. The spread of Cholera in Mecca Egypt, is increasing. There were 140 deathB reported there last Satur day and 380 the Sunday before. The Turkish pilgrims are the worst suflerers. A 1nnd burst in Colorado Sunday wrecked the Colorado Central road for some distance, washed away a cabin on theliillside in which was a man named Brooks, who has not since been seen. Mrs. Jefferson Davis is talking of selling" the old homestead, ".Bean voir." in Mississippi. The confeder ata veterans are anxious to secure it and prese...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
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