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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 13 May 1913

JOKES v- Unconventionalities. - "NVvcr mind closing the door as you go out, Skidmore; the room will need a little extra ventilation. "Sir, in returning this manuscript to you we take pleasure in pronounc ing "it by all odds the worst rot that ever was . submitted to us." "I'm lending . you this money, you worthless cuss, merely to get rid o you." "I can't understand how you got in, Mr. Grigshaw; I've told the girl I am not at home when you call" . Bunkced. ' Farmer Hayseed (to policeman) I'm waitin' for a feller I loaned $10 to yesterday. He said he'd meet me bq' he ain't showed up. Policeman Do you know where he lives? v :v ; Farmer Hayseed Wall, I don't know the number, but just after he got the money I heard him tell another feller he was livin cn Easy street.. " Conventional. "How is the new telephone operator getting on?" "Oh, Bhe left as soon as I explained the work to her." "Refused to stay, eh?" "Yes." , "What. was the trouble?". "She said she couldn't think of call ing peop...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 13 May 1913

THE MADISONIAN Published Every Tuesday a RIcbmond.Ky. by Grant E. Lilly, - - Editor & Owner Entered as second-class matter January t&, lyij, at tne post otnee at Kichmond, Ky under the Act of March 3, 1879. SUBSCRIPTION RATES ; - ' , One Year......i..,'J....;.$i.oo Six Months... .... .60 Three Months ... .35 One Month ... .... ...:.i..' .15 . - IN ADVANCE. ' OUR SLOGAN: Reduce our taxes. OUR AIM: To bring about a reform in our administration of public af fairs, to the end that the people may obtain relief in a reduction of their tax burden. WE will give you a paper all the tiine which every member of the family can read with pleasure and profit OUR HELPERS: Every person who speaks kindly of us to his neighbors. CULTIVATION vs. NEGLECT (Continued from last week) Some of the causes leading to the degradation of people in the tenement district, is the crowding together of many small houses with no proper conveniences for the tenants. The tendency of such crowding is to lower th...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 13 May 1913

NEW PRIMARY LAW Important Provisons in New Law to Govern Local .Candidates. Despite the fact that we have heretofore stated what can didates in the next primary elec tion must do, there are some who are not thoroughly informed on the subject We herewith again publish what is a full synopsis of the law: ' Each candidate must file .a peti tion with the County Cleric, con taining the signatures of not less than three, nor more than ten per cent of the ote cast at the" last general election for the political party m wnicn me candidate is seeking the nomination. ' The total vote in .Madison county last XNovemDer was as follows: Pemocrats, 2,956. Republicans, 2,094. Progressives, 931. Therefore, candidates for nomi nation for county offices should be governed by the following figures: Democratic candidates, not less than 88 signatures and not more than 295. Republicans, not less than 62 and not more than 209. Progressives, not less than 27 and not more than 93. it is not necessary to secu...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 13 May 1913

vTl BY TKE PRESIDENT- (CONTINUED.) , To Strike at Niagara. Governor Shirley, the council agreed, should strike at once at Ni agara -with the king's new provincial regiments, in the hope to cut the en emy's connections with their -western posts;. Colonel William Johnson, the cool-headed trader and borderer, who had lived and thriven so long in the forests where the dreaded Mohawks had their-strength, should lead a levy from . New England, New York and New Jersey, to an attack upon Crown Point, where for twenty-four years the French had held Champlain; and Lieutenant Colonel Monckton, of the king's regulars, must take a similar force against Beausejour in Acadia, while General. Braddock struck straight into the western wilderness to take Duquesne. Twere best to be prompt in every part of the hazardous business, and Braddock turned from the conference to push his own expedition forward at once. "After taking Fort Du quesne," he said to Franklin, "I am to proceed to Niagara; and after h...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 13 May 1913

Q IS f2 I A1 C STORY J WINS By - Eleanor M. Ingram Author of Th Game and the Candle," "The Flying Mercury." etc. I&ribatlom ho " Frederic Thornbnrgh prrigM 1MX Tke Bob-Merrill Conpcar SYNOPSIS. . At the beginning of great automobile ;M the mechanician of the Mercury, 43tantoa's machine, drops dead. Strange Syouth, Jesse Floyd, volunteers, and la ac Vtepted. In the rest during- the twenty four hour race Stanton meets a atranfrer. jMlsa Carlisle, who Introduces herself. The Mercury wins race. Stanton receives (flowers from Miss Carlisle, which ha, 1 Uiores. Stanton meets Miss Carlisle on a vtrain. They alight to take walk, and rtraln leaves. Stanton and Miss Carlisle tfoilow in auto. Accident by which Stan ltxn Is hurt is mysterious. Floyd, at lunch (With Stanton, tells of his boyhood. Stan ton again meets Miss Carlisle and they diae together. Stanton comes to track lck. but makes race. They have acci dent. Floyd hurt, but not seriously. At dinner Floyd tells Stanton of his twin f...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 13 May 1913

miTTO' BOMB FIRES ORAMSTAND Infernal Machine Fires Cam- bridge University Football Structure. TWO OTHER MISILES FOUND One Discovered in Railroad Station and Another in Sorting Room of Postoffice Ticking Warn Employes of Danger. London, - May 12. Militant . suffra gettea exploded a bomb on the Cam bridge university football . field, Bet ting the grandstand afire. The flames were extinguished before they made serious inroads. This was one of the few bombs planted by suffragettes .which exploded. Mostly, they were discovered before they , went off or through miscalculation were rendered harmless. Two Other Bombs Found. Two more of the now familiar bombs with which the militant suffragettes are attempting to scare the British parliament into giving the franchise to women were discovered.' One of them was found . In the' passengers' waiting-room at the busy Lime street railroad station in Liverpool and the other in the sorting-room of the post office at Reading. The fuse of the Liverpool...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

VjJjvJti.:. A NEWSPAPER DEVOTED TO THE HOME CIRCLE VOLUME I. EICHMOND, KENTUCKY, TUESDAY, MAY 20, 1913. N UMBEE 20. SECRETARY BRYAN ADDRESSING CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE PRESBYTERIANS HENRY C. BRECKINRIDGE IP I i REPLY READY ANSWER TO PROTEST AGAINST , ALIEN LAND LAWS APPROVED BY CABINET. jBOTH DOCUMENTS A SECRET Their Publication in Both Countries Simultaneously Is Being Arranged j for, Following Gov. Johnson's Sign 1 ing Bill Which Caused Imbroglio. Washington, Slay 19. With the ex pectation that '.he federal govern ment will defend the Californlans against the Japanese protests against jthe anti-alien legislation adopted by ' jthe ' Pacific state's legislature and jwith the American reply to that com plaint ready for transmission to the Japanese embassy here, the serious jness of the situation will now large ly depend the reception which will be accorded the answer by the Japanese jmblic as well as to the protest .which called it forth. ; Neither of these documents is ready for publi...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

ma LICENSE SOFT BRlflS FIFTH CLASS CITIES MAY AU THORI2E SALE OF PROHI BITION BEVERAGES. LAW UNCONSTITUTIONAL Death Blow Dealt to Soft Drink Re tailers Selling Drinks Containing Small Percentage Alcohol.- . Western Newspaper Union News Service. Frankfort, Ky. Tire provision of Chapter 94 of the Acts of 1912,' except ing from the prohibition of the sale of liquor in "dry" territory beverages on which the' United States govern ment does not require the paymeny of a special' tax on retail liquor dealers, Is unconstitutional, in the -opinion of Assistant Attorney General M. M. Lo gan, who so advised A. T. Byron, May er of Owingsville. Mr. Logan takes the view that the provision . violates Section 60 of the Constitution, which declares that the General Assembly shall not delegate its authority or pass a law to take effect upon the aDDrova of any other authority than the Gen eral Assembly itself. By excentin from the operation of the local option prohibition beverages, for the sale of whi...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

Commencement Exercises May Day Celebration at E. K. S. N. Tell us the news. We SppJiiteit and its our pleasure to serve$u Phone 638, 659 or 791, or write us. Sign name to. all news items. ted plants, a veritable fairyland yur of green. Promptly at the hour of ten the (..tn. A 11 -1- -..J We have a few papers left over ua cw,i ,w,r. th un iV i -. lAf f-5r 1ATO Will ho C iTiri I . . . . . . - yvxv ..v .... v daintily clothed to give you, n you win sena mem The Commencement exercises of the Class of Nineteen-Thirteen Beginning on Wednesday, May of Madison Institute were held tha fifWnth Dr Crahhe and his on Wednesday morning -at the! vcrv able corns" of teachers Presbyterian Church. The pulpit ; afforded the public three days of tastefully decorated with!pUre delight, days in which to and DOt-Mi-ink nf the fountain of vouth. to was palms, southern smilax to some absent relative or friend. -oo- m their snowy gowns and carrying loose bunches of pink carnations; a fairer, sweeter set of g...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

No Longer Interesting. He had been set upon by thugs as he stepped ' from the ferry boat : It was his first visit in New York, and for a few moments it looked as if his first visit would be his last But presently he staggered along the street and met a policeman. . - "What's wrong, my friend?" the kind officer inquired. ; "I've been robbed of all my money," stammered the victtim. "All your money. Look again." 'It's no use. I ain't got a dollar."' Whereupon the policeman burst into tears and . walked away. Room at the Top. I Once upon a time there was a man who went a-courting, and he courted a widow. And the widow thoughl well of him, but behold! she refused to accept a second chance. "But why willyou not marry me?" persisted the suitor. ' ' "I love my first poor dear husband from the bottom of my heart," wept the widow. "But." persisted the- man. "ain't there, always room at the top?" Flatness. "Do you believe that story about the New Jersey hen that laid flat eggs?" asked the man ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

' NEAT LITTLE ELECTRIC TOY Semaphore May Be Operated by Use of Piece of Soft Iron and a' Small Electro-Magnet. Place a small electro-magnet upon a platform as shown, says the Popular Electricity. After securing the sema phore arm in place at the top of the poet, fasten a string to it and pass Toy Semaphore. the string through a screw-eye guide. To the lower end of the string attach a piece of soft iron which should be neavy enough so that when current passes through the electro-magnet the soft iron will be pulled down and the signal arm raised. BEGINNING OF "MRS. GRUNDY" Like Host of Other Famous Matrons, She Sprang From Fertile Brain " of Literary Genius. Mr3. Grundy Ib a comparatively re cent creation. Like Mrs. Harris, Mrs. Gamp, Mrs. Malaprop, Mrs. Partington, and a host of other famous matrons, ahe sprang from the fertile brain of literary genius. Thomas Morton, a forgotten London playwright, is her authentic sponsor, and she made her debut on the boards of a London theater in ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

THE MADMAN Published Every Tuesday at RIchmond.Ky. by Grant E. Lilly, ' - Editor & (huer Entered as second-class matter January 22, 1913, at the post office at Richmond, Ky., under the Act of March 3, 1879. . SUBSCRIPTION RATES One Year..... . :..:..$1.00 Six Months.. .60 Three Months ' 35 One Month.. .15 IN ADVANCE. OUR SLOGAN: Reduce our taxes. OUR AIM: To bring about a reform in our administration of public af fairs, to the end that the people may obtain relief in a reduction of their tax burden. WE will give you a paper all the time which every member of the family can read with pleasure and profit OUR HELPERS: Every person who speaks kindly of us to his neighbors. Little drops of whitewash, Little lumps of lime, May save an epidemic In the good old summer time. Cynthiana Log Cabin. CORRUPT ELECTIONS The following well written edi torial from the Lancaster Record is timely: "The people will no longer be convinced that elections must be conducted under the corrupting influenc...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

PAINTINGS List of Premium Pictures given away with each paid yearly subscription made to the office, and not to agents. These pictures are pure carbon and are ex quisitely finished. ' They readily sell in the Art Stores for more than one dol lar. The following are 10x20 inches: Returning to the Fold Beethoven's Sonata Bedouin's Prey The Last Supper Madonna (Bodenhausen's) Hope Horse Fair 16x20 INCHES : Angelus Madonna (Murrillo's) Hunting Scene Night Daniel in the Lion's Den Daniel's Answer to the King Broken Pitcher Mother and Son Age of Innocence Mona Lisa We have Twenty-five Fisher Pictures in sets of six each which we are giving for three yearly CASH SUBSCRIPTIONS. These pictures are now on exhibition and you are invited to call and examine them. These pictures are not for sale at any prke. We ' secured them at a great cost to give as premiums in order to increase our circulation. You get them at the office only; or 10 cents extra for mailing, sent at your risk. You may order by...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

VvZS BY THE PRESIDENT Z-C (CONTINUED.) x A Willing Captive. Hla age was her own; all the land knew him and tared him for gallantry and brave capacity; he 'carried himself like a prince and he forgot his errand to linger in her company. Dinner was soon over, and his horses at the door; there was the drilled and dutiful Bishop, trained servant that he was, leading his restless and Im patient charge back and forth with in sight of the windows and of the terrace where his young colonel tar ried, absorbed and forgetful; man and beast alike had been - in the 6erv ice of the unhappy Braddock, and might seem to walk there lively mem ories of duty done and undertaken. But dusk came; the horses were put up; and the next morning was well ad vanced before the abstracted young officer got at last to his saddle, and spurred on belated to Williamsburg. His business concerned the prepara tions then afoot for General Forbes' advance upon Duquesne. "I came here at this critical Juncture," said Wash i...

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Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

A 1 O Ism HUB l-k Eka 1 STORY TANTON WINS By. "' ' Eleanor M. Ingram Author of "The Game and the Candle." "The Flying Mercury," etc. '. IBatrmtiov h ' Frederic Thornburgh Copyright liili Xiao Aobbs-McrrMl Cocapcaj-. 1" SYNOPSIS. At the beginning of great automobile Tace the mechanician of the Mercury. .Stanton's machine, drops dead. Strange youth. Jesse Floyd, volunteers, and i3 ac cepted. In the rest during the twenty--tfour hour race Stanton meets a stranger. Miss Carlisle, who introduces herself. The "Mercury wins race. Stanton receives flowers from Miss Carlisle, which he ig nores. -Stanton meets Miss Carlisle on a train. They alight to . take walk, and strain leaves. Stanton and Miss Carlisle follow in auto. Accident by which Stan ton is hurt is mysterious. Floyd, at lunch with Stanton, tells of his boyhood. Stan ton again meets Miss Carlisle and they dine together. Stanton comes to track sick, but makes race. They have acci dent. Floyd hurt, but not seriously. At dinner Floyd ...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 20 May 1913

ml RDAL1S RURaV DISTRICTS, BRING ' PRES SURE ON CONGRESSMEN TO HELP ROAD BUILDING. PLAN NEW HOUSE COMMITTEE -Opponents of Proposal Say It WW Be , Another "Pork Barrel" Body Fear Cut In Public Building and River Improvement Fund. By GEORGE CLINTON. ,. . Washington. Pressure from con gressmen representing rural districts It seems likely is to result in extensive government aid in the work of road building. It seems to be certain that the house of representatives will have .a new subsidiary body to be called the roads committee, which is to con sist of 21 members whose duty it will be to consider the making of good roads for these United States of Amer ica. .The opponents of the proposal to create the committee say that it will be another "pork-barrel" body, while the proponents of the plan de clare that its work is one that is es sential for the progress of the rural communities. .. Robert L. Henry, chairman of the committee on rules, is ready to re port a resolution providing for the...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 27 May 1913

TUT rr A NEWSPAPER DEVOTED TO THE HOME CIRCLE VOLUME I. KICHMOND, KENTUCKY, TUESDAY, MAY 27, 1913. ' " ' " . -L ! ' NUMBER 21. IffCARIY KILLED IN FIRST ROUND BLOW FROM PELKEY BELOW HIS HEART FELLS THE GIANT IN . ; FIRST, ROUND. ' PRINCIPALS ABE ARRESTED Dislocated Neck Caused the Death Say the Physician Who Performed Autopsy Arena Is Burned. Western Newspaper Union News Service. Calgary, Alberta. Luther McCarty, recognized white heavyweight cham pion pugilist of the world, was knock ed out and killed by Arthur Pelkey in the first round of their scheduled ten round bout here. A short right hook landing just below the heart staggered the champion and he fell to the can vas, djiing less than 30 minutes later. The authorities placed Pelkey under arrest, and he is being held pending the action of the coroner's jury. Pelkey had landed but four blows during the minute and " forty-five sec onds that the men were in the ring, and McCarty had just broken out of a clinch when he raised his han...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 27 May 1913

It MMBWMMBMfcMMMMMMMMMMMMl : ! """ ' . . I 8.B.P.PKIET REPUBLICANS MAY CALL NATION AL CONVENTION TO REHABIL ITATE PARTY. TO GET IN FIGHTING TRIM Those Favoring the" Convention Are Anxious to Take Action Such as Will Bring the Progressives Back Into the Fold. t ' By GEORGE CLINTON. Washington. In the keeping of the executive committee of the Republic an national committee is the answer to the question as to whether or not the Republican party shall hold a re habilitation convention in the near fu ture. The executive committee has been called by Chairman Hllles ' to meet here on May 24, to take such matters as may be properly brought before it." The chief matter Is that of ordering a regular national party convention for the purpose of , con- MHnir wnva anH 'rnosna in Tint thfl old organization back on its feet and to make It able to present a fighting front to the Democratic enemy one year from next fall, and three years from next fall. Senators Cummins, Borah, Bristow, and some othe...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 27 May 1913

f i vma Tell us the news. We appreciate it and its our pleasure to serve you. Phone 638, 659 or 791, or write us. fcign your name to all news items. Those who have subscribed since March 5th, and who have paid their subscription, are enti tled to their, choice of pictures, as long as they last No reservations made. . They are going fast. Don't get left -oo- News comes from Jacksonville Florida, of the death by drowning in St. John's River of Mr. E. O. rainier, ivir. rainter, wno was the President and Manager of the Fertilizer Co. is well known here, being associated in business with Mr.W. P. Simmons, formerly of Richmond. The latter also owns stock in the Company. -oo- Miss May Belle Biggart at the Normal A most memorable evening for the "literati" of Richmond was Saturday, the twenty fourth, when Miss Biggart, of New York City, gave her dramatic interpretation of Adam Bede, at the State Normal. She presented this powerful story of George Elliot as a plea for social purity; a white ...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 27 May 1913

Far From It. A temperance lecturer displayed to "his audience two geraniums. The first, , watered in the usual way, was a beau tiful and vigorous plant But the oth er had been dosed with alcohol, and its foliage was shriveled and sparse, its stem twisted and its vitality de cayed. ' "Now, ladies and gentlemen," cried the lecturer, "what can you say to a demonstration such as this?" "It's all right and if I were a ger anium," said a shabby man in the gal lery, "I'd stick to water exclusively, but I'm not a geranium." Grammar as a Burglar Alarm. Mrs. Hubb I allow my husband no latch key. . He rings and I ask who's there; then he says: "It's I," and I open the door. Mrs. Kawler But suppose thief should ring and say the same thing you'd be in a fix. Mrs. Hubb Oh, a thief wouldn't an swer "it's I; he'd say: "It's me." . - A Different Kind. When William took dinner at the home of his aunt one day' he greatly relished the dessert "What is it, Aunt Marie?" he in quired. "Suet pudding." repl...

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