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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 30 July 1891

V X T ENCAHPfiENT NOTES. What the Stato Press has to say about the Brenham Militia. The Artillery by some mistake were ordered out Friday with the regulars and drilled with them and nobody noticed the difference. The St Louis Kepublic only men- tions in its account of the State en- campment one Captain and he of a Brenham company Capt. Abe Harri son. Capt. Harrison was the only cap tain at the encampment accorded the distinction of being appointed one of the judges of the general court martial. The Light Guard band didn't enter the contest for the prize Mr. Ed Haubeltbaving fell off a crowded car getting his face badly hurt dis- abling him from playing. "The Brenham Light Guard the largest and one of the finest compa- nies in the encampment were re- ceived from 8 a. m. till 12 Thursday by their charming sponsor Miss Willie Kesee in this city." "The Brenham Light Guard en- tertained their sponsor Miss Willie Kesee of Austin and a number of their lady friends Tuesday at din ner. Among...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 30 July 1891

LOCAL NEWS. Judge L. Ejbk is in Galveston at- tending the state bar association. The man with the rain machine shonld be induced to come to Bren- ham and favor us with a shower. Mb. W. Linxstaedter the deputy county clerk has gone out in the country for a few weeks' recreation. Kobt. Tabveb a negro well known here lost his son Henry a day or two ago in Burleson county. Ho was buried at Gay Hill Tuesday. BLACK-DRAUGHT tea cures Constipation. The Banner learns that the gamb- ling hells in this city which were closed abSut the time the camp- meeting commenced are preparing re-open on a grander scale than eyer. Mb. Cubt Sohneideb left yesterday for Houston to accept a position with Messrs. Innman & Co. in the cotton business. For the past five yearshe has occupied a similar posi- tion with Mr. Wm. Axer in this city. Mb. Ed. Ausleb has just had put in his bar a magnificent ice box with a patent-applied for water cooling attachment that is an improvement over anything of the kind in t...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 6 August 1891

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. 4 VOLUME-XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY AUGUST 6 dS&i fMX.i ii i. r. snoto Gurry & Simmons Real Estate Agents Mi'tS-M- Brenhamj Texas y Offica over Heber Stone's Bank. 9000 acres on G. C. & S. F. R. R. in Cole- man and Runnels coun- ties all under fence 350 j. in cultivation balance " in pasture good water. Price 4 per acre 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- nels county $6 per acre. 1 640 acres 7 miles south of Ballinger $3 per acre. 320 acres 5 miles west of Ballinger u?2.5C per acre. 1280 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. 64000 acres in the counties of Schleicher and Sutton counties S1. 25 per acre. FOR TIRED MAN AND WOMAN. P. P. P. will purify and Titalixe your blood create a good appetite and give your whole system tone and strength. A prom...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 6 August 1891

it 1 i "- The Weekly Banner. J. O KANKIN Proprietor. Thursday August 6 1891. "' Dexvek is' enforcing law and or der. Canada does not want reciprocity with tlie United States. i Amis for the insurereants in Chili have been baled in hay and shipped to California. Home rule has lost another advo- cate in the English Parliament. Sir Chas. Poster is dead. ' . x Ex-Pbesidext Cleveland says. he lias not been requested to make cam paign speeches m Ohio. There is a coldness between Eus sia and France on account of the failure of Russians to toast the re public of France. Texas has decided to set apart a spacious room in the exhibition building for an exhibit by the color ed people of the state. Toub Uncle Jerry Simpson says the Alliance men in the next con- cress will have a candidate for speaker in the next House. Gen. Dan McCaulev of Indiana Las been tendered the office of chief of the appointment division of the treasury department vice Mr. Moore Tesigned. The West Texas press association...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 6 August 1891

LOCAL NEWS A washout beyond Ardmore in the Indian Territory prevents through trains on the Santa Fe. wi It is reported that a newspaper The Gambler's Record -is shortly to make ita appearance-in this city. McELREFS WINE OF CARDUI tor Weak Nervea. A befreshtng shower would be as devine a benediction to the close of this day as Brenham could have. Now let's all pull for Brenham. She has a bright future but it will require a united effort to attain it. Near William Penn Saturday Smith stole $700 from Simon Brisco and was arrested by Consta- ble J. W. Farmer. . - The first bale of the new cotton crop was received Saturday at Chap- pell HUl and was carried in by Mr. Butter who lives on Mr. Felder's place. Lyons' "first bale" was bought by T. J. Pampell for S cents Saturday. It was raised by Paul J. TCazmire and was shipped to. the Brenham compress. The first bale of cotton this year came in on the 29th of July one day earlier than the first bale last year and two days earlier than year b...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 6 August 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. O. RANKIN Proprietor. Thursday August 6 1891. Ex-Senator Thtjrman's health is said to be failing. in The war between lottery and anti- lottery men in Louisiana is fierce. There is talk of abolishing Mexican free zone or modifying restrictions. the its A movements is on foot to ar- rangi e tor tno deportation 01 me negroes of the Southern States to Liberia. m ' Three hundred people were drowned at Bombay India by a' re- fifinf flnnd. Fifteen inches of rain fell in 24 hours and water was waist deep on the streets. The stockholders n Newburyport Mass. of the Continental land and security company have received no- tice of the company's assignment for the benefit of creditors. The Farmers' Alliance is Arkansas is making a vigorous effort to enlist the farmers in a common cause. They are urged to remain inside the democratic ranks and not be led into the third party move. ii MauivEsterbrooke formerly rib- bon clerk in a St. Louis dry goods house and the thirteenth wi...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 6 August 1891

w i jnwjmwjtw r u .- V IsOCAL JSIBWS. The next grand jury ought to han dle the gambling vice witnout gloves. The vagrant law ought to be rig- idly enforced uoafers would then hunt work. When will our peace officers raid1 the gambling hells of the city ? Jhciio answers when? Lou "Wells a prominent colored man of Washington precinct died one day last week. A few more small factories are needed in Brenham to increase the tin bucket brigade. As the time draws nigh for the District Court to convene the coun- ty jail begins to fill up. There was a wagon load of new corn in the city on Tuesday which was sold at 50 cents a bushel. Several parties went out to Mr. Christo Bichter's eight miles south of here Sunday to a christening. The crape crop of Washington county is as fine this year as could be desired" and is of superior qual ity. What ibout that railway to the mouth of the Brazos? D6 we need it? If so let us go to work and get' it. The farmers in the city Monday report that cotton pick...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 6 August 1891

fe The Brenham Banner. (published dailt Xnd tteeklt.) "Weekly S2 a year in advance. jnents inserted at one dollar per square of one inch for first insertion and fifty cents per square lor esca Euuseijutui. iutiu. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at half price. Entered at the postoffice at Brenham Texas as second-clats mau mailer. Official Journal of Green's Brigade Association OUR AGENTS. John F. "Weibusch Burton Texas. F. AL Gbtffct Lyons Texas. Jo Mikeski Wesley Texas. Smallpox is raging in Honduras. The law-defying miners in Tennes see surrender. Speakeb Beed is on his way home from London. The Russian government exiles an Omaha citizen to Siberia. San Diego GxL.Jms had another slight shock oi eartuquaK9. Settlehs on the Sioux reservation attempt to obtain land allotted to Indians. Theee is a growing movement in England against unrestricted immi gration. ITrvEjDersons were killed and aix seriously injured by a railroad col lision in Colorado. Hebman Raster edito...

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

'si J V v LOCAL NEWS. The cotton season is almost upon us and the merchants are preparing for a big trade this fall. The cotton seed sheds near the Santa 3Te depot are to be moved to make room for side tracks. The mixing of the white cotton and the colored pickers will soon in- crease the army of the gray. The continued drouth in the vi- cinity of Brenham is giving vegeta- tion a premature sere appearance. Brexham's first bale netted over ten cents per pound but her second and succeeding ones promise to not bring more than seven cents. The colored people are working up an excursion from Dallas and Ft. "Worth and intermediate points along the line to Houston on Au- gust the 6th. Let tjs see isn't there a law on the State statute book making it a ..finable offense to rent a house for gambling purposes ? "Will our offi- cers please answer ? Geo. Young son of Mr. "VYm. Young of this city died at the home of his father on Mr. BTeber Stone's place about noon Friday in- the 16th year of hi...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 6 August 1891

I it E sv & t I5 I Ihe Weekly Banner. EDITORIAL NOTES. The Waco News has discontinued its Sunday edition. Atjstix is to have a new military company to be known as the Gov- ernor's Guard. The Shiner Courier come to us this week enlarged to a five column quarto and much improved. A heavy tide of money is expected to set in towards the West to move the crop. Let her roll high. The Texas Exhibit cars are said to be immense. Old Washington county should be represented. The statement of the general land office at Washington shows over 114000 patents for agricultural lands received during the past year. Considerable alarm is feltin Borne over rumors of the closing of the Bank of Borne. Pope Leo advanced 2000000 francs and averted the threatened disaster. At Xiogansport Ind. an insane "patient named Easa became posses sed of a club and fatally beat Dr. Beed another patient on the head and badly beat two others. Speakeb Beed is at home again and sajs while abroad he tried to forget all a...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 August 1891

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER: T VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY AUGUST 20 1891 NO. 33 I. P. BIMMOS urry & Simmons -fe- Brenham Texas Office over Heber Stone's Bank. '9000 acres onG. 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- der fence $6 per acre. 640 acres in Riin- 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 $2.50 per acre. 1280 acres 12 miles northeast of Ballinger $3 per acre. oO sections in Run- nels Concho Coleman and Coryell counties; will sell in lots to suit. 64000 acres in the counties of Schleicher and Sutton counties 1.25 per acre. k Uisti Afnts FOR TIRED MAN AND WON. P. r. P. -will purify and vitalize your blood create a good appetite and give your whole system tone ani nasirengui. A prominent railroad superi...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 August 1891

M M11 W The Weekly Banner. J. G. KANKIN Proprietor. Thursday August 20 1891. Senator Ingails is lecturing in Kentucky. The Alliance of Kansas are form- ing shipping associations. The Maryland that it can defeat Alliance boasts Senator Gorman. Lgext Bennett is back in the In- dian Territory disturbing the intru- ders. Fred Douglass minister to Hayti has tendered his resignation to the State department- ii p The amendments to the constitu- tion have all probably been earned by small majorities. mi The Eussian imperial council has decided to prohibit the exportation of corn from Eussia owing to the bad harvest in Eussia which caused a scarcity of this cereal. Mes. Jeffeesox Davis will be at Eichmond Ya. in October to select the place of burial of her husband She has expressed a desire to have the remains of all her family interred beside her husband. i in A telegram from Buenos Ayres as- serts that Chili will declare war Against Bolivia because the govern- ment of the latter country ha...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 August 1891

LOCAL NEWS Mineral Water In Wasrdnjrt on County. Mr. W. S. Wallace of Quarry Btation has a well in the rear of the store which it has been discovered furnishes a mineral water possess- ing medicinal properties very much like the "Wooten Wells water. Mr. Booker of this city who was in bad health discovered that it was fatten- ing him and brought some of it down to have it analyzed the analy- sis though not thoroughly made showed that it possessed many med- icinal properties. If it turns out to be as good as anticipated or is be- lieved to be by those who have drank of it Mr. Wallace will soon have to turn his attention to the ho- tel business and go to advertising his place as a resort for invalids. WcELBEPS WINE OF CARDUI for Weak NeiTM. Ileal Estate Deals. Saturday Mr. A. T. Threadgill purchased for $6000 the farm of Maj. A. Lauraine just in the edge of the city limits and only last week a large place within three miles of the city from Mr. F. Kiber. He was down at Velasco and purc...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 August 1891

V' - MMnmMmiuniviB!!rrrrm The Weekly Banner. J. G. KANKIN Proprietor. Thursday August 20 1891. Ik Eussia the government is being -petitioned from several provinces for xchef the trouble being poor trade. The Marlin Ball has discovered that a prisoners reputation has more weight with the average jury than the arguments ot tne lawyers. The Banker has received the pre- mium list 'of the Concho Valley Fair of San Angelo. which will be held from Octoher 5th to 10th. Brows is elected Govenor of Ken- tucky and Brown is going to be the iiext Governor ofMaryland. It is a reat year for the Brown family. Statesmen especially of the third party variety would be worth more if they adopted the idea that re forms should begin at home says the Marlin Ball. The aco News ventures tne as sertion that when democracy gets through with the third party it will he so flat and thin that it can travel on a f.wo cent postage stamp. '" It is now said that the Alliance element in Georgia demand that Crisp yield...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 August 1891

s i i T JLOCAJj JSfEWS. And the cotton it comes rolling in. Labge quantities of cedar timber is being delivered here. The re-appearance of the sprink- ler is heartily welcomed all around town. The Banner is under obligations to Mr. N. E. Dover for a bucket of peaches. The little 4-year-old girl of Mr. J. H. Meyer is dangerously sick with typhoid fever. There was a good rain south of the city Monday. A slight sprinkle falling here. It was reported here Sunday that one of Mr. Richard Harvin's chil- dren was bitten by a mad dog at Sealy. The colored Y. P. C. A. of this city will banquet the joint Sabbath School Convention to-night at St. John's Park. Mb. J. B. "KVmp is driving piling on his lot on "West Main street preparatory to building a handsome residence thereon. The increased patronage at the boarding houses show that the laboring men of Brenham are large- ly on the increase. Fifteen carpenters from Dallas arrived in Brenham Monday to work on the McFadden compress and more are ex...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 August 1891

A . f i & The Brenham Banner. (published bailt ahd tkteekly.) Weekly 2 a year in advance1. -Teems. Lotral and transient advertise ments inserted at one dollar per tqnare of one men lor nrst inseruuu tum my .-cu per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in- serted at half price. Entered at the postoffice at Brenham Texas as second-class mail matter. Official Journal of Green's Brigade Association OUR AGENTS. John F. "Weibusch Burton Texas. ". M. Griffd? Lyons Texas. Jo iliKESKl Wesley Texas. AIacune the great sub-treasury apostle is said to be an ex-carpetbagger from Illinois. Gen. Mabry is preparing for the colored volunteer encampment which begins at San Antonio August 19th. Cotton m the states of Tennessee Mississippi land Alabama has been considerably injured by excessive rains and worms. Fifteen cents per capita will fur- nish enough money for the Texas Exhibit at the "World's Columbian Exposition in 1892 and that should be forthcomin...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 August 1891

V LOCAX NEWS. Beenhasi received cotton Friday. 200 bales of There -was a box the Santa Fe evening. in car off Uie tract yards Saturday Is lee county Maj. Eagsdale re- ceived all the votes cast for Eepre- sentative. The old Flewellen homestead in the southern part of the city has been secured for the Third Ward school. There was a fish fry barbecue and moonlight picnic at the Toland place about five miles above Chap- pell Hill Thursday night. Forty four votes were polled at Chappell Hill. All of the amend- ments received a majority. Maj. Eagsdale received 42 votes. Commissioners' court has ad- journed until nest Wednesday when they will re-convene to make the official count of the election returns. Cotton worms have made their ap- pearance in the cotton fields adja- cent to Burton and are damaging young cotton and old corn that has started a second growth. Seventy four votes were polled at Burton". Maj. Eagsdale received 67. Only one negro vote was cast. All or tne amendments except ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 20 August 1891

Rfig3?SgTeiftfaiTC-mAi'ayiraBfijaaB Hfci The Weekly Banner. BBENHAM TEXAS. The Ohio democratic platform sounds the key-note for the demo crats in next year's national contest tariff reform and free silver coinage STATE NEWS. In an infant lately born the skeleton was imperfectly formed and the wall of the chest so thin that the heart with the -movement of the blood in it could be'disfinctly Been. Oongbesssian Jo Abbott Hon. "William Poindexter and Senator II. M. Crane expounded democracy to 700 people at a picnic held at Alva- rado Saturday. Prominent Bub- treasury disciples had been invited to divide time with the above speak- ers but failed to materialize. m m The Austin News says Sam Hous- ton was to Texas what Washington was to the United States and the peo ple of Texas rapidly growing nch and great can afford to rear in the shadow of their splendid State capitol a collossal statue to the memory of General Sam Houston to stand alongside that of the im- mortal heroes of the Alamo....

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 August 1891

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. . ji VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY AUGUST 27 4894. NO. 34 :. r. snotas $ Curt)' & Simmons T. CDKBT 4alMb Aieiis Brenham Texas Office over Heber Stone's Bank. 9000 acres on G. C. & S. F: R. R. in Cole- man and Runnels coun- ties all under fence 350 fAtultivation balance iivgasture good water. . rrice $4 per acre 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- Tiels county $.6 per acre. 640 acres 7 miles south of Ballinger 3 per acre. 320 acres 5 miles west of Ballinger $2.50 per acre. 1280 acres 12 miles northeast of Ballinger $3 per acre. 80 sections in Run- mels Concho Coleman and Coryell counties; will sell in lots to suit. 64000 acres in the counties of Schleicher and Sutton counties 1.25 per acre. FDR TIRED MAN AND WOHM. P. r. V irfil purity nnd realize your blood create a good appetite and Rive your whole system tone ana strength. A prominent railroad ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 August 1891

The Weekly Banner J. G. RANKIN. Proprietor. EDITORIAL JSOTES STATE NEWS. 4chi- Thursd3y August 27 1891. snk of Australia The Government crop report is sued on Monday indicates a spring wheat Tcild of 180 million bushels The yield of corn is estimated at 1.940 million bushels and of oats 650 million bushels. An Indian Territory correspondent of the Kansas City Sunday Sun named "Wilson who has been sland ering the people of Musskogee was ducked in a millponci aionaay mgnc and given an hour to leavo that city. He left on a cattle train. i The Fort "Worth Gazette is threat ened with a libel suit and gives n tice that whenever started it will fifht it to the courts of last resort and if the man has any flaw in his injured reputation it will show it up in the court room ana tne tiazette. we Fn-Tr-FivE hundred Italians sailed from Genoa for America last week. Crotes little storv of the inhuman butchery of his countrymen by citi zens of the United States does not appear to have had much eff...

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