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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 17 December 1885

m. m n iw.-Ljt.r?rmmHwm "j??ssrjs5 f ji '' J ' ... .- . - - - - - -' " a r" ' "" .Thomas I '' i - COUfity -.j-C,- '- TWP-rt" Cat ' VOL. I. NO. 41. COLBY, THOMAS COUNTY, KANSAS, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17, 1885. $1.50 PER YEAR. lftlWSP$9y In 1 f?rrMiM,,MMiBwMMi',MMMi'BMMBM"Mi aii 161 Population January 1st '85 !l r a w l i n s g : kjI j "f I ' II i f! I 1 I i-fe-ii iTT! 1 1 I 1 TrrrTIIXCirCP!l w i-J L-l ! 1 I 1 ' M 1XL J AJ'hbcra-idLir O I W TGj 4l:u:tT rf o h-HH- Kf fj- -H4- TffiS? 5-H-M- 4 44-43 3 I' 1 I I 1gffl I ' uTrnTifi H,,lJ c" , , ' y 1 ! ' ' ' I ' 1 1 T 1 i ' ! MM li 1 j " w I'teEffi gfflj J! d-rh-r -F vf -447aig6a- EE::LH " ? - iffffimffiiqM 3 ! I 1 1 1 iO"'-- vl I II!' 11 ' J- J ITT i 1 rye. Tyyj 1 1 , VT rJ- vj I M I I . JJ -!l-3 1 1 I I . i 1 1 s, a m t - . L I ' - - J - :: j , C. homas, Sherman and Write to or V. S. SEE, Land Locator Fit iak J'iNfJiJi-i:, Notary rnbllc. Collir, Kim. L. W. Ct t'"H otoi, Colby, Kunsav P1X(?KKE & COX. Real Estate Insurance AGENTS. Weliavfc...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 17 December 1885

wsssrassw .' i . THOMAS COUNTY OAT. X. P. WORCESTER It CO., Vnllisliixs, COLBY. KANSAS. GRANDMA. Before my mind there comes to-night My dear old Grandma's lace; I see her sitting by the Are, I in her old accustomca pmce. f I see those dark and lovely eyes . Look full into mv own. 1 1 fee her smile, and hear her voice In soft and tender tone. Che lays her nped hand in mine, And speaks of daj s tfone by. ; She tells me of her many lriends, While tear-drops dim each eye. She speaks in tender, lovinp tones Of those whom we call dead; "Recounts their many acts of lovJ And kindly words they said. Ehe tells me of the living ones Who re scattered far and wide, And gric c because thev can not meet Around the home Lieside. Ehe tells mo of her dear old home E'er Death had entered theie; Of youthful da-, hen hope was strong, And life seemed bright and iair. ' be speaks of many sorrows borne. Of trials hard to bear; Of failing health and tended form. Of j ears of pain and cure. And now. In half ...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 17 December 1885

fcJ53El -5 M ?d ' ' - sl'i kill THOMAS OOTmTT.OAT. X. P. WOXCXSm ft CO..Fnblik. COLBY, KANSAS. THE EGGS THAT NEVER HATCH. Shere's a younp man on the corner. Filled with hie and strength and hope; looking far bo jrond the present With the whole world in his scope. He is grasping at to-morrow. That phantom none can catch; To-day is lost. He's waiting1 For the egrgs that never hatch. There's an old man over yonder, "With a worn and weary face. "With searching-, anxious features, Andi weak uncertain pace. He is livmprin the future, With no desiie to catch The golden Now. lie's waiting For the eggs that never batch. There's a world of men and women. With their life's work j et undone, who are sitting, standing, moving- Beneath tue uimc gic-at sun: lErer eaer for the futuie. But not content to snatch The Present. They ai e waiting For the ec'gs that never hatch. Merchant Traveler. MONEY OR LOVE. Sow May Haven Married for One and Gained the Other. " Of course I have not married him "becaus...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 17 December 1885

!9$?SQ?iEc9csacsHraiHraBr, - - in -w ar,.r . y: ;v,.- Ttfci I fe" -?": 'Asr-- .. -i3 " "" :wwc5fs Is mew f a " ?i Clothing at your own prices 'till January ioth, at the Old Reliable store of M. Donelan, on the Corner? Look in and sec; kir?S is?vvja .. v- TOMTOMS- COUNTY CAT. CHURCH DIRECTORY v.u. Timon Sunday School meeta every NEW STORE ! :-i CHICAGO LUMBER CO. . Suuda at 10 v. m. J Preaening. at n . -j. bingiiu, at 7 Mi', m. clrO.cW-I'n Mr. Bean's Hall. .All are hmtcd. "Wl.ooevcrw.ll mav com -DEALERS IN- Just opened up in the POST-OFFICE BUTLDINCt, a fine line of Cigars and Tobacco CANDIES, NUTS, STATIONERY rrgrswr- -ti T:r. ?,. j . . - 'iw3BesBS'vows i553cw3cssafeeB033SHKai3IEf - va-T wr -a'riv;3SS LUMBER, Sash, - Doors, - Blinds, LIMB, CBMSNT, All Kinds of Coal. BUSINESS CARDS. 3J. B. TOHDLIN. , W. F. S VOEU. E. A. Hall Cashier. Thomas County Bank. Tomblin &. Saqer, Props. TXv a general banking business, loans .--itr. inmniiint. snlls pustnrn ex 4. l il change. Collections p...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 17 December 1885

r l - RY CHRISTMAS y J PALACE AT COLBY, KAN. I MER ft STORE. i ' n i v, Come one, come all. - - Old Santa Claus in Attendance. On Saturday next we will have ' one of the grandest displays of Holiday Goods ever shown in the west, consisting of Toys, Class, Silver and China 'Ware. New Novelties- Call and see the show whether you wish to purchase or not. J. W. ALLEN & SOirfS, - At the Palace Store. THE THOMAS COUNT! CAT. Hardware at X. D. Bean's. Every thing at the lied Front. Nails at X. D. Bean's. Wagon stock at X. D. Bean's. "What about the Christmas tree? Fresh canned goods at Denelan's. Buy the baby a doll, at the Palace. All kinds of nails at I. IT. Bul lers'. H. B. Stout is clerking for M. Donelan. Nails, locks, hinges, etc. at I. H. Bullers'. John Bean returned from Seward .Tuesday. Goodsoe loans money on chattel security. Dr. Martin has returned from Missouri. Holiday goods of all kinds at the post oilice. W. A. Stanton has returned from Michigan. That G. A. 11. Post ought...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 17 December 1885

-?5r -.-SIR&" TSdJsETSfsii-i-i- ?i'h.l!-iTOW5a 5!S'fsc? - 'rd v ssmrf;T?sse5? .-S-pSfMWt't. for , V " t 3T ..J.J'' --t??r?5'frZ2'&?1. Jfe-"" ftg-lAiy &&mS8sm&M22m :"""' -'-I- r ' ? "tMi f-., '", WS apgp, rr-iaer-xr-siZm ?&a rc-r $S?r i -" JC -- .: -a ,- - - i;-r :., 3,- : "k 3 '- . - -v sSess5? tgEaSEJtfS BEADING. ii. the everlasting arms. Cfflfe'eternil God Is thyrefupo, anduniw- nbathareth'd everlasting arms. - 3b give true comfort one should scoS, , 'Jn sorrow's dark and loneljr hour, , Prom lire's experience to speak, . .For then it is he speaks with power. Twas thuB to Israel, we are told. That Moses spake i n days of old. jTom childhood's morn in Pharaoh's land, Till on swift Jordan's bank ho stood, His God had led him by the hand Andjiroved his cvcilastinp good. . Eternal rcf Ufc-o Uod shall be To all who to that refuge tlee. When trials come and storms arise, Wbeiltrusted fr end proves secret foe, And clouds of darkness veil the s-kies, Jlowpiccious t...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 17 December 1885

fff 5?feiY.Cl y&m&fi& y?j W$????? w-?93l SS XivCrr VJSll . w. - k "- 'V p. i. ' j.' "-y""et 'yr1 -- -- ''Zl! T S"i t t llfe f ' i .Xf FOE OUB YOUNG EEADEES. TWO DEAR LITTLE PLAGUES. I've a "panic" girl and a "crisis" boy. I Ah, me, but they make me a world of woe! I try to be quiet, 1 try to rest. But I hear their voices and off I go. Swift to the rescue and swiit to the work. She's crying: "A spider! Oh, let me in!" He says: "Hurry, mother! button my shoe; The bell is ringing for school to begin." My girl is a beauty, with golden hair. And I love her with mother-love most true, But I'm quite distracted to think of her In a constant state of "What shall I do?" I look on the fuce of my bov with pride When from his rosy mouth comes the old song: " Mother, this minute., come help me to start! Quick! they are caltingme hurry along!" Must I carry weapons for her defense A. broom or a poker, or this or that I And liy at his bidding as if a serf And he an unterrihed autocrat. A...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 17 December 1885

392 Riajs? VaFJP L- THE THOMAS COUNTY CAT. William H.Vanderbilt dropped dead at his home in New York City Tues day afternoon of cerebral hemorrhage, Hon. Williard Davis,exAttorny Gen eral of, the state of Kansas,died at his home in Topcka.Monday evening the 7nth inst., of acute congestion of the brain. Nebraska and Kansas should never forget that they adjoin the great min eral belt of the country and '.heir mills are the nearest neighbors to the mines. Naturally they are the supply depots for a vast stretch of territory, and by all laws of trade their fertile fields should be made equal to the great de mand that is sure to be made upon them. Tiie greatest com county in Kan sas for 1SS5 is Jewell county.having had a total yield of 7,133,000 bushels. Of the twelve counties in the state which this 3'car produced over 4,000. 000,eight are located in northern and four in the southern part of the state. Of these eight, five are in the northern tier. Ottawa county lies within this great no...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 24 December 1885

IMBTI&lr - - . I. ' COUNTy " S ' 1' ;; r- Jl HOMAH jMSrs 1 ;Ai .... - i tt T . . - . .. -f -',. -1 -? $1.50 PER YEAR. J. VUL. i. iNU. 42. UJLbY, IHUMAb CUUiMIV, KANSAS, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 18S5. Pf IW 111 1 I; --;r izi' i 1V BUSINESS CARDS. J. J. Se tits. T. B. Morton IP' f FEAltS & MORTOX L Theodore Parker made the 20S upon the sales of 2.S32.40J. I gfWB Kb M JmJ7 fe JTgt r f BIU lI7Tl'....r , 1 r-1 . I IU1 1 -"- A- Ham. Cashier. --. fill D i Thomas County Bank. TOMBLIN & SAGEIl, Props. Dooi a peroral hanking lniiic. loans uioney, iit". insurance, sells eastern vx-t-i.inge. Collection- pioniptly attended to. Ccl'037-, Z-iZazs. RAWLINS - COUNTY - BANK. R. A. HENDRICKS. ATWOOD. - 2-A-'S. Xos-otiuU-e onii- on leal e-,tatu Jn Thomas liawlin- and Cliojenne count n s. t-4rCas terms and quick returns. LESSENGER & JAGGAR. Law, Loan and Land OFFICE. All kind of legal lmIncs transacted. Deed ed and school lands lor Mile. Money to loan is Jui-to suit the borrower. Coi reipo...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 24 December 1885

M-nsESES -J1 r r-f CV-JgBja -' 2s3: '3- jg- '.-' -9- , ?. SU EEHGrlOUS READING. CONSIDER HOW THEY GROW. Fair and lovely wore tho lilic3, "With their beauty all astIow, When our dear Lord spoke about them On the mountain Jong ago. Not the prcat Kinp's pomp and splendor! Could. He said, with them compare. Yet tbcv toiled not aw they spun nol Only gtavr and blossomed there. So He taught us from the lilie3 And the birds thfct dew above. How our Father patches o'er us With His tendv care and love. f But there is another lesson, -- That our Lnl would have us know, It is, when fce sees the lilies. To "coiy.der how they grow." From th,lr roots so dark and uijly Thev rach upward to the lfht. Till ttioy plisten in the sunshine. Hud and blossom pure and white. Fliuffijijr far and near the fragrance Fiom their chalices of snow, none" laden, golden hearted, Tin s it is the lilies grow. So the hearts, dark, sad and hidden, Gryplntr feebly toward the lij-ht, Stm injr each day to reach upward. Mi-y...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 24 December 1885

fpp? !"? UF P' V L, V &,- ! J iJ! :i . FOPt OUE YOUNG BMDER& A PLACE FOR YOU. Some (Jay, my boy. you'll be a man. Compelled to luce the world alone; Your own career 3-ou'll have to plan. And work out, too. and by vour own E ert!ous jrain whuto er renown , Will ever gather round your name; And if you lose life's waiting1 crown. Yours Is the blame. The impress of each sunny hour On lile's ereat after-work you'll see; i Youth now is yours, and yours the power To make or mar 3 our destiny. How? liv the wav j ou use these hours: Xow store jour mind and nerve your heart. Training the while those latent powers To do their part. Within the world, rav boy, somewhero There is a place made just for you; Your future oattlc-xround is there. And thoie is work lor you to do; Perhaps it is to sell the jrraiH, I'crnaps to sow, may be to grind Just think awhile 1 our nuiekened brain Your place will tind. And be it high or be it low. No matter where you find your post, On. f-tick to it, my hid...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 24 December 1885

SfPl Z3$ep " 5g$&B&FZmty '" z-s iaa & vs ' , v ,qr - y $? Kmrjj-wmx 'mw.fb- rTrJ-)a-.s'r. -, -jtxjksr. i k .av rvt''-?rj?SEFiiS ,JiiT,-t' - r jwtw . $yz& && J: 5:v sv St. ' Clothing at your own price "till January 10th, at the Old Reliable store of M. Donelan, on the Corner. '"Look" in and see. t -WW!: Ab. i 9 - -"few New Departure ' The Pioneer STILL ON DECK. Oct. 15th, 1 will display -n my shelves a new and elegant stock of Clothing, Gents' Furnishing Goods, Underwear, Etc., Etc. 1 have selected my goods caiefully to meet the demands of the people. and can and will sell at such prices that no one A feed go cold 1 o Of Course -l still keep on hand the- CHOICEST GROCERIES, Uesl brands of FLOUK, Etc. The Old Pioneer OX THE CORNER. ?.I. DOXELAX. Prop. -IS?- '- tw. - : it p THE THOMAS COUNTY CAT. WORCESTER & CASEY, Editors. CHURCH DIRECTORY Colby Union Sunday School meets every Sunday at 10 a.m. Preuehinjr at 11 A. M. Pinjtfnj. at 7:30 p. M. Preaching at 8. ...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 24 December 1885

3?.S :'4-''T73; r-mM? 3W &-SFSs3srtgCeJ A- IT; -.-' "$i '?- w :-sztr-vr? -k - -St? epi Mli rsat-s?" 2ZZ '? '?VJFfcr"Wff!t'fcWM-r-CT5E31 ra k i Ni : ! R L ' THE THOMAS COUNTY CAT. Beautiful weather. Move the windmill. Christmas to-uiorrov Hardware at X. D. Bean's. Literary is largely attended. llainy Sunday and Monday. Every tiling at the Red Front. -Nails at X. D. Beak's. "Wagon stock at X. D. Bean's. Fresh canned goods at Donelan's. All kinds of nails at I. II. Bul lers'. Ilev. Crouse is back from Smith count'. Chas. Hovey has returned from Seward. Nails, locks, hinges, etc. at I. II. Bullers'. Goodsoe loans money on chattel security. Mrs. McHugh has returned from the east. Xew side walk in front of the Cat oitice. Expert' cooking stoves at I. II. Bulleis'. Holiday goods of all kinds at the post oflke. Legal papers of all kinds kept at the post office. "Work on Martin's stoic is pro gressing finely. If 3ou want candies or nuts go to the post office. Fine line of cigars and toba...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 24 December 1885

eJKSWrs&rlHB!? jg - ' "V-- -,- - - laesw' 1 -yf THOMAS COOTTY OAT. . T, WOBCESTEK ft CO., Publisher COLBY. KANSAS A ROMANCE IN RHYME. T" She iras ever upon the piano performing, This musical maiden, so pretty and charming-. And the noise so excited ner studious neigh bor He could not proceed with his arduous labor. ii. I'm almost made frantic," he groaned, "for the fact is I can't do a thing while she keeps up that practice; But I'm fairly resolved that she, too, shall sup sorrow I'll go and I'll purchase a cornet to-morrow. in. Sfi. cornet he boujrht and for many an hour vHe tooted upon it With all of his power; '.And, at the revenge thnt he grimly exacted, 'The musical maiden was well-nigh dis tracted. " He thinks he is smart, but he's awfully hor- f. rid. ' I She said, while applying cologne to her fore head. And, now I'm convinced that it doesn't de light him. I'll thump the piano if only to 6pite him!" So they played with a vigor that never abated, And both of their lives w...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 24 December 1885

SBSil ?zMgiwim: y . Jr WSSMS'S'SP-r V- - Vrt'W-v '- 4 I -I , . --n- Hin I.4K . w ? P ' m 1 f; r i if ' fa ill THOMAS COUNTY OAT. E. P. WOBCESTSB ft CO.. Publishers COLBY. KANSV MY HOME. 'Mr home remains just where it stood, Arched over by serenest skies; I see the deur old neighborhood. And those loved hills that 'round it rise. lEach path and field, each rock and tree. Shut in by the horizon's line. Moved by some subtle alchemy, i Saiute3 my soul and seems divine. . I know the secret by-ways where Kare flowers are hid in nook and dell The very sweetness of the air, , The summer birds that sing so welL I see them all. Though wandering far Hencuh the strange new western skies, 3Iy heart clings to its eastern star And scenes through which fond memories rise. How still the threshold where it stands The dinarv house so meek and old; The doors untouched by human hands. The windows blinded, dark and cold. Perhaps the weeds and grass have grown Hitrh on the clapboards bv their side, Hidine...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 24 December 1885

mmtjmsim t 7 i,1 r,v---a zszvFJfi aasa flSSWpgs I3K3W SEr- tS PPS SwPffcai M - m- LUMBER TJ I OWELL L Have opened a yard in Colby and keep constant ly on hand a full and complete stock of I Jiiuiki8f Jfi $o$h Gi .'C us a call and prices are the lowest. DRUGS! SMITH, WALKER & CO., Keep a full Drugs, Medicines, Toilet articles, Paints and Oils, Patent Medicines, etc. COLBY, CO Ci o m T3 a i i V U N (0 n hi 0 0 0 r! p; Ph hi H o 0 p; o o o WINDSOR HOTEL. MILLER & MILLS, Proprietors, COLBY, - guarding: and lodging by Lbe day aBTTXMDIiTG-. ALSO AGENTrt FOR TH1 Halladay WINDMILL, PUMPS, fixtures of all kinds. The best mill made. T r ' u oer.. Jjiaio, be convinced that our Wheeler, Manager. DRUGS! stock of KANSAS. -5 BER CO. La t L iyuj i o 1 0 S H g CO I lr ts Pi 5 H I M 5 0 0 11 H i m i pi S r 1 H o CO eg !? w w 01 Q w o o aan a a w S k:-a3sts-a.s- or week. Are in their new NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION No. 4072. i Laud Office at Oberiin Kansas. Dec. 10. lfkSTi. Notice Is hereby given t...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 31 December 1885

ESlMmS1? m?&nmF&&,&r;T r vis- -zrv - ?'v a . -' - -y . - t , - . , -rfe &. r "l ,-r - jr. VOL. I. NO. 4: COLBY, THOMAS COUNTY, KANSAS, THURSDAY,-DECEMBER 31, 1S85. 51.50 PER YEAR. Thomas Cat 'few PS-' fijf 1"- J V li! l i T '-& -. 1 4 r tj-AV L- iiSP - ?. . jtyy - viK' v-' V BUSINESS CARDS. I. B.Tonus. E. A. W. P. S.vahU. HtM. Cahior. Thomas County Bank. Tomblin & Sager, Props. T)x3 a peneral banking bu-ine, loans uioney, writes insurance, iel! cut-tern ex tsuaufcc. Collection, proinptlj attended to. RAWLINS COUNTY HANK. R. A. HENDRICK& - ., Xejrotitites loans on real estate in Thomas. Jkiwlin anilCliOiciine counties. jJErEn-y term- and quick returns. LESSENCER & JAGCAR. Law, Loan and Land OFFICE. All kinds of lcipil biIiit;-fc timi-actcd. Heed ed and scliool lu.iu- lor mle. Money to loan in sum-, to suit the borrower. Coi resjmndcnce solicited. Ofl'eo oppo-ite Commercial Hotel. COLBY. THOMAS COUNTY. KANSAS. MASTERS & ALL1NG, Livery and FeodSt...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 31 December 1885

BgMMEk-jLJHt i-M ' -w -j1 "'. J a! -. ' l .' Tn gea ."Ji' . JsM-ff7 MimpglK v- 4 4 ' ""'?- a Vf&. eyr 1 5&r WM 5X S&-3 MM THOMAS COUNTY OAT. E. P. WOBCESTEB 8c CO., Publishers COLBY. TCANSS. CHRISTMAS PRESENTS. STiere's a subtle air of mystery afcout the house to-day: There are whisperings and hidings, but not in merry plav; There's a sound of shutting boxes; there's a noise of scampering feet. Then the children come with sober steps, with faces grave and sweet. There are brcakings-up of savings-banks, odd pennies from papa; There are earnest consultations with aunty and mamma: There are calls for scraDS of satin, skeins of zephyr, shreds of iloss. There are searchings in thick folios for au tumn leaves and moss. The artists, too. are busy painting horse-shoea, tiles and shells; 1 hear half whispered comments: "Those lovelv lily-bells," What color t a jessamine?" "I want a light er blue." "I think I d put a darker shade in that if I were you." What quiets all the busy to...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 31 December 1885

EiiHMH9lHHHBHBBBHHBiHHH mmwmsamFms PPPfPPIPI y 3S X 1H V -.- i 5j- - ..V'- . '- '-,- ' ," " - V "s- .. -s-"" c -"" ; "" .- '' t. j.. "V- " " 'at ?ir5 "''flta' V) --, ; ,-i '-t- - - 'Jh . &., S IfV ' lx I s - 7 i V- THOMAS COUNTY OAT. S. P. WOBCS8TEX ft CO.. Publishers COLBY. KANSAS WITH THE LARK. "Tou mav wrangle and nrsrue and talk and dispute From now till the end or the term, ZCuiou"lI Und itthe truth, simple, plain, ab solute. It's the early bird that catches the worm. Jf you answer the rising- bell back with a snore. And under the blankets still squirm, Tou uiiiy just as well sleep tw o or three hours v moie. For the early bird's gobbled tho worm. The ii(:in who invariably misses the train The truth uTiiiy somrwill con thin: tie tun never s-ell goods on the load, It Is lIau. Tor the eaily biid catches tho worm. .A in? though j ou hate work, and arc fonder of Phi -, Or tiioutih you feel wcik and infirm. Just yet up and scoot round at the breaking oi" d iy. Tor the joe it wil...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 31 December 1885

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Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
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