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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 21 February 1879

raxtitta tlZtgraph. MONROE, LA., FEBRUARY 21. 1879. S- This office has been in an up roar the past week-packing up the presses and material of the late ", Lou Isiana Intelligencer," of this city, and sold to start a paper in Clalborne parish. We will hand in our returns next week. Two things seem to be forgotten in the text books of the public schools, to wit: The use of profane language, and how to make a cigarette. A Picayune Item: "It is said tell ing the truth shames the devil, and that the old fellow is not blushing much now." Heard from a constant reader, have you? SWe find in the Baton Rouge Advo cate an article headed a The Last Legislature." This we find in the last Advocate. What the State will do without a legislature and an Advocate can be imagined, but not described. Mr. Surghnor, City Weigher, has kindly supplied us with the number of bales of cotton sold In this city since the 1st of September last. September, 184; October, 506; November, 1805; December, 1691; January...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 21 February 1879

No .1 ro I, 5L7a5 ., Dthat i g ghI ' wa, iaolt a atd jat agI uanIttached ornlvsadtons as the" aa t ed 9at on that. might : revolt agatiiat"het t of SDemotracy or of uniting with sanc unattached organizations as the ,$ a appbut wval bat cuo iteprcee t • neaite n teh a who ult commLnd in theis rwill ' i d upon. ith Smost, uitra De1oo8rt . .. These o f·ia t' ropnhg, apetvid ^ thive im tteean with ex-Gov.. ot as, eltlran, and A.ed aDethe matter- was ect o uhed. hwai a In placeswo ere telection ofStamps the b eonda Mors Mmttkse-ad aTlr A. l R. &Tedda, ditad PDanated; .but where dobtfulir Im preben, to nothe 1naxth a mn hi ndiadgr, lmmad the Stte ood-wl d t arn the. mout ultra D .emouat.. . appoin te l ware e seems to imeile, aIdA. J. Dumont ex-ofeficle-member; Marshal Wharton reprqectitljgy the First Congrsmiionaal ;str&,/T.1 B. taweenps the ecuond neorrs Marks thowne Third, A. H. Loedaad tlth FDburtb and W. L. Mq lalg*tl t e F'J.fth. Anderson was apilposteto reprd ent th...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 28 February 1879

VOLUME XIV. MONROE, LOUISIANA, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 1879. NUMBER 25. THE TELEGRAPH: Publieheo every watry. t'r' MOROE, OUACHITA PARIBSH LA. C-. WK*. Mho P3a 0 ,AzNF . Editor and Proprietor. TERIMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. tno copy, one year, . .......... . $4,00 n.0e oopy, six months ................ ,50 ADVANOC SALTB: ,.e copy. one year ...........................8,00 n.1ei copy, six months ...........................2,00 I'ARIFF OF ADVERTISING RATES. t.lvertisements will be inserted at one dollar and fifty cents per square (one inch of aspico or less) for the first, and seventy live cents for each subsequent insertion, for any tihne under one month. For longer periods asefollows: '.511 F.9 aoRE 1 nm2n2 m. m m. nm. 1sm. One........................ 3 811 15 Two............... ........ 1 20 25 Three..................... 10 00 15 171 28 85 Four.................. 13 00 20 23 32 45 Five..................... 1t 001 2 271 401 50 Ten (%col.)........... 200 50 70 90 Fifteen(% aol.)....... 40 00 5...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 28 February 1879

OMelal Journal ofthe P OMelIa Jearmal of the City elMearee. MONROE. LA.. FEBRUARY 28. 1879. Thae arh wd .arlvau Tuesday. They blew where they lIsteth, but we ooild iica~i themn in the trees and in the dashing billows of the river. Gov. Nicholls his not, as yet, ap proved the bill repealing the charter of the Louisiana Lottery Company. How hard it Is to get along in this life. We thank Hon. J. 8. Young, M. C., for full files of the CongreessonalBecord. The Colonel's seat In Congress wears out Tuesday, but our thanks, we hope, come in time. Is Shrove Tuesday a dies non? -The 1st and 8th of January, the 12th and 22d of February, tie 4th of M~arch, 4th of July; Good Friday and the 26th of December are legal holidays, but law yers disagree, it seems, as to Shiove Tnesday, The Demoarats of Webster parish have nominated Judge J. D. Watkins for delegate to, the Constitutional Con vention, and Capt. Morrison has been selected by the Democrats of Madison parish, to represent them in the Con v...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 28 February 1879

*uachita Wta graph. MONROE, LA., FEBRUARY 28. 1879. The sidewalk cows are fixing up a turnip patch around this office. The Senatorial Convention will as semble at the Opera House, to-morrow at 12 o'clock. f'ho advertisement of the City tax collector, in this. week's paper, is re ferred to as the latest news in the mat ter oe paying taxes. The Police Jury held a short session Monday, and will meet again next Monday. The proceedings will be found in another column. The martins have arrived; were here, In fact, on the 5th, according to the report of a friend. Last year their first appearance, he says, was on the 11th of March. Adassa Lodge, No. 208, I. O. B. B., intends giving a ball on the 10th of March, for tile joint benefit of the Touro Infirmary and the Jewish Home of New Orleans. "Both Institutions suf fered greatly during the last yellow fever epidemic. J. L. Kaliski is one of the Directors of the Touro Infirmary. This institution, though supported only by Jews, admits every Inf...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 28 February 1879

XONEROZ, LA, FhV. Y 358, 1879. a ' 'X,wsesa;n e ginlly cold night and M..and .Mrs.,Bunby hugged the stove o ely,,he passing the time reading a re. and she sitting looking into the a Without any preface whatever, she diopped the poker. With so much I force did it strike the hearth that Mr. c Bunby stopped" his reading abruptly, and looked over the top of his specta cles inquiringly. c Mrs. Busby had a -happy thought; 1 quickly it was transmitted to Mr. B. c "sJohn," saidsahe, "you remember . some time ago you promised to tell me Ii how newspapers are made." I " Yes, yes; bht smne other lime, love." ,f " No, now, please, John." s Again he tried teoontent her wit t a wa promise, but it was of no avail; she I wanted to know, then, just show papers a are put together." : ti He hesltated. The longer he helitated te the anogr Impatient she grew, and he g felt It. Seelng that postponement was of no avail, he heaved a long sigh, laid saide his paper and reluctantly began to unravel for his...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 7 March 1879

VOLUME XIV. MONROE, LOUISIANA, FRIDAY, MARCH 7, 1879:. NUMBER 28. THE TELEGRAPH: Pablishedl vay Furlay. AT .ONROE, OUACHITA PARISH. LA. C. WT. MhRaL2WZE,3 Editor and Proprietor. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. O o, copy, one year,........ , ................... 4,00 O so copy, six months,..... ................... 2,50 ADVANCE ATB1: O .0 copy, one year,...............................,00 O eo copy, six months ......... ................. .,00 I'ARIPP OF ADVERTISING RATES. • iurtisements will be inserted at one dollar and fifty cents per square (one Inch oa space or less) for the first, and seventy iive cents for each subsequent insertion, for any time under one month. For longer periods as follows: ,uw na so'nas. 1 m.Sm.3m.6m. 2m. One..............is i 0i OJI e ii11 15 Two......................I 0 10 13 20 25 Three............................ 10 00 151 17 20 85 Four..................... 130012 201 21 45 Five......................15001 2 7 40] 50 Ton (9 eel.)...........I 2O 19 Fifteen( eeol.).....

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 7 March 1879

*#tA chits U5ztitpzpb. 0. W. MWr iAm, wm , . Oielal Journal of the Parish of Ouasebits. Onelal Journal of the cityrof earee. MoNwOEao _;A. MLUeR 7. 1s8. -Taheaurnvti, whlch asmembled at this place onthe 1st to nominate two senatprial delegates and one' for the i~ h to the on onal Conven tion, we well and largely attended. In the senatorial convention able dele gations were present from all the par ishbe in the district, lIrankln alone excepted. The parish convention was unusually full for a parish meetlang, and the best eitaens of Ouachita were represented. The labors of these two bodies were not very arduousor tedlops, as there were but few candidates pro posed and not much personal favoritiss to contend with, but the results In both were well received, and have given general satisection. Ju4ge B. W. Blchardeon of this city, one of the senatorial nominees, is a gentleman well known throughout the State. He was a tate Senator In 1851 and '52, and a member of the con stitutional con...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 7 March 1879

Iuachita 5tlegraph. MONROE. LA., MARCH 7. 1879. Are you on the Jury? See the I Venire. And the red bird is whistling, Boys, boys, get up ! get up ! See proceedings of the Police Jury. Your claim was not passed upon-nor was the TELEGRAPH'S either. Parish Court, Judge Garrett presid- I Ing, has been in session the past week, s and several Interesting cases have been i disposed of. The apples, peach and pear trees are in bloom, and the prospect is good for a plentiful fruit crop. It sle said, how ever, that the fg trees suffered seriously by the late winter freezes. Mr. John A. Moore has employed in his drug store Mr. A. B. Pettis, of Bas trop. Mr. Pettis has practical knowl edge of the drug business, having been 4 or 5 years in that branch of trade, and I comes to his new home highly recom mended. The weather for several days has been i all that the farmers could wish-sun- s shiny, warm and spring-like. Spring goods, plows, red birds and wrens are in the fashion. Plow hands have been ...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 7 March 1879

Ouashita kst rVa1 MON~OE, LA., MARCH 7. 1879. ,j ..4 . .113 ;.rUsn"' amn LsEU CUo • diseovered. As suddenlyas the shooting star rushes acmss the heavens and disappears, leaving no. ign to mark its former ex istence, so this man dropped Out of the ranksof society quietly and mysteri ously, and human knowledge ean find no clue to his late. Whether he es caped.to some new land.to try his for tunes among a strange people, O -rl d himself beneath the waters of. ~lke Erie; nobody can determine. One fact is certain. A few days.ago he was in our midst pursuing his daily avocations, a man with friqeide, kindred and hUimaPn sep rations., To-d.ay he is gone-gone like the shadow made by the setting sun- no vestige of hls.former exleteneod left to explaisin bs guoig. BSo nnobtrusive and quiet was this man; , so atddy, patient and plodding In all .his gy, eontentedi.withbrolittle, and boifining himself within the narrow range of his dafy datles, few men who saw him knew~b.hami been the victim ...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 14 March 1879

VOLUME XIV. MONROE, LOUISIANA, FRIDAY, MARCH 14, 1879. NUMBER 27. THE TELEGRAPH: Paublished every Frilay. AT M)IONROE, OUACHITA PAIIISII, LA. Cr. wNT. 3WaoC3MAO17 ll5 Editor and Proprietor. 'T'EIMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. One cotpy, one year .............................. $4,00 One copy, six months ........................... 2,50 ADVANIO RATES: One copy, one year............ ...................3,00 One copy, six months ..........................2,00 V'AtiI FF OF ADVERTISING RATES. \.lv.rtisemonts will be inserted at one dollar and fifty coents per square (one inch of space or less) for the first, and seventy tive cents for each subsequent insertion, for any time under one month. For longer periods as follows: sui N1nm seQ'lstE. i lm.12m.3 In. m. P12m. One................ 3 50........ $ $ 11'$ 15 Two................ ..... 6 10 13 20 25 Three................... 10 00 15 17 26 35 Four......... ............. 13 00 20 23 32 45 Five.............. .......... 15 25 27 40 50 Ten. (s col.)............

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 14 March 1879

naR chitai R legrapi. 0. W. w.asmnIR. ast.' m-l. aear aleOf the Clar or Ibene. . oea spa · - Ih· a., of 1mw... 188TMag OH 14. O 1879. -. ,;h -elieaeuon of delegates to the Con sftiiulopaalCovention takes place next I Teadayt when the sulfuiring people of Louislana will. have the long-coveted o.pportunlty of redeeming their State and reclaiming themselves and poster. Ity from an unrighteous bondage. It should be remembered that Louisiana has had a sore trial-that after a tire some struggle of ten years the people are about to come into possession of their own, but that the victory is not yet assured. We ask the Democrats to attend the polls to a man, and we suggest to the employers of freedmen that they give them every facllity to exereise their right of suffrage. Let the vote be full, and let every colored man have necouragement, if need be, to east his vote. In this conanection, we invite atten tion to the Address of the Republican State Cntral Committee, published in aanther co...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 14 March 1879

-4MONROR. LA.. MARCH 14. 187U. PEMOC PATIC TICKET. rrOR 3Mll1a O .A%.L31 Me TO CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION 23v SFINATORKAL, DISTRICT: R. W. RICHARDSON, N. M. SMITH. PARISH OF OUACIIITA: DAVID FAULTK. The auction sale at Jonas Meyer's will be continued to-morrow. The first ice of tile season came over the railroad last week. Enssminger, we learn, intends keeping a full supply in future. Ve call attention to the advertise nment offering for sale, at a bargain, the property known as the IHunsicker Carriage Repository. The Shreveport stage leaves Monroe daily, at 7 p. m., Immediately upon the arrival of the Vicksburg cars, and not in the morning as formerly. Mr. B. WV. Herring, the popular piano tuner, Is at the Ouachita House, where he will be pleased to receive orders for work. Mr. Herring's ability as a tuner andi repairer of pianos is too well known in Monroe to require any ommendatlion from us. Supreme Court. On the first Monday in June the 4upreme Court will meet in this city. I At...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 14 March 1879

MONtOM. LA.. MARCH 14. 1879. W war KsmNeOrSE iAUS EXPrDo . a Prof. R ,0. Bedlet,....D., President t gena ma peteeior In the State Agrieul eodk lately dels an t iº.h-lk -theapiloan.of a kerosee l pis oaqia the same way as a , %:+ a sily, haytbhepres 1 ttse vapmor of, theoil inaside thb i I ,mp. ,l I fare instamees expjdon tSami eracsed in tbia way; *forexam- , pl s, were tbelguiltedlil overfows thme 'lap atndhe, lamp Is etveloped In uIfpaeI. Hutexp oma uqa]ly qpeurt In apqpa ~w y; P~el whemwthelvapor I of keeerssomp is mled th l wopro or m tkban *IAad W ri and % .at & itue cito explode with. themlre of a g-qnbhot I whenathe o ea :'' Tp1,s nedfpin paling waen olygautait filled with a keterpamm ' 'because, tar amount pi a tre; i..t Isthelasame largter lead ot b ltamlp e;xpaiolesnlei the whole beci p of atT-i lhýMe1lamp is heated b tah a i $ Jat eaamse the tern. I . ofoeo rooms never ries to 120 g -iegwintlte can obe no danger In using p ePl 'Isot i Bashing poat Ia 120 degree...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 21 March 1879

VOLUME XIV. MONROE, LOUISIANA, FRIDAY, MARCH 21, 1819. NUMBER 28. THE TELEGRAPH: Pablished every Friday. AT 1IO ROE, OUACHITA PARISH, LA. GT, .w. . 2oQRC d.NF2'2R, - Editor and Proprietor. To RMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. One copy, one year,............................ $4,00 One copy, six months,..................... 2,50 ADVANOB RATE: One copy. one year,............ ..................8,00 One copy, six months......... ...................2,00 I'At U iF OF ADVERTISING RATES. Sdvurtiseiments will be inserted at one dollar and fifty cents per square (one inch of space or less) for the first, and seventy live cents for each subsequent Insertion, for any time under one month. For longer periods as follows : * 'mu nse'IEs. 1 im.i2m. Sm. m. 12m. One...............63 30f6 S$ 11 15 Twvo.......................... 6 10 13 20 25 'rhree................... 10 10 15 17 26 35 Four.....................13 00 20 23 32 45 FPive....................... 15 00 25 27 40 50 Ten (34 col.)........... 12600 40 50 70 90...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 21 March 1879

M ARC 81, 179. t t * TUB*i chrsl llur tr .,A4il segth the goal has been reached. A eoWb .on 'to frame a Constitution or' the pieople of Louisiana has been sled,, aunddelegates have been chosen to perform that weighty function. The delegates elected come from the ranks of the best and ablest men of the State, and have been thus honored because of their ability, experience and fidelity to the cause of the people. Many of them we know personally-nearly all of the delegates we know by reputation. The Convention will be a body of able men, and there is no reason why their deli berations should not result in .an or gnole law as soild and as sound as granite. Suggestions, without number, have been made through the Press as to what the Convention should do, or not do. The TEaLI RAPH has refrained from encumbering the necessities of the canvasm with suggestions. The canvass Is over-the battle has been fought, and victory Is now assured. One of thosewho first demanded a Convention, we only a...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 21 March 1879

MON(ROE. LA., MARCH 21. 1ST7. The train went out yesterday morn- s lIg with 350 bales of cotton. i Volly Vogh is having a sixteen-seats omnibus put in readiness for the in crease of travel over the railroad. Now, little men, lay aside your kites until next year, and prepare cords for your tops. After awhile we will play manirbles. We have no intelligence as to the iction of the U. S. Supreme Court in the railroad ease. It is hardly proba- a hle that a decision will be rendered for several weeks yet. Mrs. Holland has but recently re turned from New Orleans with an elegant assortment ol new Spring hats anild bionnets for both ladles and misses, .rand with a choice selection of laces, a ribbons, fans, &e., which sithe is offering very cheap for the cash. The samples .shown us were decidedly pretty, and t lacked only a wearer to make one feel, j ais Goldsmlith said, that the most Ire- r mnendous object in nature is a woman well attireld. 'tihe Vernal Equinox. The beautiful weather ...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 21 March 1879

MONROE, LA., MARCH 21. 1879. U be all Hate atr teenty paragraphs each n tellag the gwmer of something that he --A st kitwr to do. . eBno paragraph n$ gbee.tathered*Otm awdlllfref.t and an ority whose °sny icy of serious m , tblt well worth taking by th 'lelay till to-morrow the w;aii thatesould be perforaed to-day. * ": S"NeVer' do to-day the things that r4ttO -resalIn undone until to-mor NOw. - 8, Never buy a thing that you do not ailyneed simply for the reason that it appears cheap. 4. Never get in debt when you can not ee your way out. 6. Never allow yourself to be dunned 11 for ardebt the seeondtime without pay -a the demand, if you can possible 1 6. Never forget that a reputation tor It ptreomptness is of great advantage in any it kind of business, and all through life. 7. Never enlarge your farm when it half of what you own Is not half culti vated. IE 9. Never borrow money to: build a if showy house when a less, pretentious one would answer your present conve nience very wel...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 28 March 1879

VOLUME XIV. MONROE, LOUISIANA, FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 1879. NUMBER 29. THE TELEGRAPH: Published every Priday. A'P MONROE, OUACHITA PARISH, LA. ". wT. ýloCkLA2kTýr'7. Editor and Proprietor. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. One .opy, one year,............................ p4,00 lna copy, IXc mouths, ......................... 2,50 ADVANCO RATIS: One e'py. one year,.............................8,00 OilA copy, six months...........................2,00 I'A IIt FF OF ADVERTISING RATES. ilvortisements will be inserted at one dollatr and fifty cents per square (one inch of space or loss) for the first, and seventy five cents for each subsequent insertion, for any time under one month. For longer periods as follows : ValiMnsuls RQ'aIs. I mn.2m.atmn.lmu. 12m. One.,............ .3 50$ $ 8ý$l. 15 Two................... 60 10 13 20 20 2" Three.................. 10 00 15 17 26 35 iolar ................... 13 00 20 23 32 45 Five....................... 15 00 2ta -27 40 50 Ten (% col.)......... 2i 00 401 50 70 90 i...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Ouachita telegraph. — 28 March 1879

0. W. # Odelal joarsal of theparih Oelae u Jo the of aMneare'e. MONROM. LA.. MARCH S, 1879. S i <~e seji seD DEser. oUrtOng to the report of the State ior, submitted: January 1, 1879, the 'total estimated debt of the State wien i~andiEg is completed will amount to $12,186;166 24. To this we must add the deficits of interest due as fUllowvs : Due in 1874 .......................... 87,1660 ... 187 ......................... 87 1 , 00 ... 1s87......................... 7,8 41 0oo 1577........................ 127,961 00 .Dep .......... ................... 12,18,16 24 Total indebtedness......... 13,018,770 74 All contingent liabilities are necessa rlly omitted, as we have no data in regard to this portion of the State's indebtedness. How much of the ladebtedness given above is valid and binding upon this people Y How much of it is evidence of value re ceived and how much is evidence of fraud, is now the riddle for the Con vention to solve. Funded or not, the right ;to ilnquise Into the...

Publication Title: Ouachita Telegraph, The
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