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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 8 August 1908

i lisRTURDAY AUGI Diamond 7ujt DuciBy By THE FAN Grass League Standings js Won Lost PC KFORT 29 16 644 hooburg 22 19 537 oud 27 24 529 n 24 24 500 He 21f 23 477 ter 14 31 311 eton Ponies took the tooltxln v xln ton ihnrsda noon by a st re to 1 Fe on did the twirling for the Liwn ers and whl he did well MCCOrl ock was there with the 1gdods for the Thoroughbreds and ti bad Chicks bunch at his mercy > h Richmond will be here Sunday ac f icompanied by a big bunch of rooters AThe Lawrenceburg Distillers who J i have had pennant aspirations buzzing yvl In their little bonnets lately on ac Ilcount of having won seven straight tjgames had all the starch knocked Wo tt of them when they faced the fII lghty Lawmakers here Tuesday af iternoon The Anderson county boys tv had saved as usual their best mate m rial to do the slab work but they were i simply out classed at every stage of Itheg me Old Reliable Rasty I I Wright was looking after Frankforts interest In the box and he certain 4u f lj...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 8 August 1908

AGE EIGHT l SATURDAY AUGUST 1101 R cC A Ii IMVIIw k W M1 I A Y BEGINNING w SATURDAY AUGUST 8TH I 7 1 j fLt A 20 i We are going to move in abo Va month to the most magnificent new store in Central Kentucky Wee spreading and growing = = = are going toI add several new departments TH new store will have new fixtures throughiI out and we have bought for it a g eat stock of new goods We do not want I > to move to that store one dollars worth of this summers merchandise If t low prices on Merchandise of the highest standard will accomplish this we I twill not move any goods Come to this sale and make your dollar do its full duty 1 I I I f MENS SUITS 1250 MENS HOHAIR SUITS 10Ii The coolest best looking most comfortable clothes known for meet Choice of 3QY I any Fancy f 30for hot weather wear Worth as high as 25 a suit About ten suitsI at 1 2 50 The finest readytowear known Hurry for first choice left and choice at 10 Better only leftand choife now try one I l I 5 MENS BLUE SERGE SUITS 1...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 15 August 1908

rT I FRANKFORT WEEKLY NEWS < I1 k AND ROUNDABOUT IXXI FRANKFORT KENTUCKY AUGUST 15 1908 No t 1 ROW ESCAPE ROYESCAPEIii Iii Frankforts Most I 1Jiituttu I ahhen S DownStairs Cuts and Bruises On Face r Only Injury f AGED VETERAN OF THE CIVIL WAR ask J f AGeri Fayette Hewitt one of the moat distinguished citizens of Ken tucky who is spending his declining Fears at his home In Frankfort nar rowly escaepd serious Injury at his home and as It Is he has several cuts and bruises on his face Gen 1 v Hewitt fell down a short flight of h steps from the bed room Into the bath room and struck on his face I Members of the Hewitt family heard him fall and found Gen Hewitt bleed I fog profusely from a cut on the cheek and another on the chin He was I picked up and a physician summoned i but the Veteran of the war refused to I be knocked out by a little thing like y n fall and he Is now able to be up and about In hla room i Gen Hewitt has been In falling I health for several months and at va I rlo...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 15 August 1908

0 r4 asp i t ir PAGE TWO MODERN STORE Will Soon Be Ready For R JVMcClure Sons New Departments For Wo men To Be Opened E HeadytoWear oo s Of Ev er Kind lr BUILDING HEARING COMPLETION t Frankfort people are soon to have the chance to do business at the largest department store In Central Kentucky and they will not have to go away from Frankfort to find the best of everything The women especially will be cared for and can Y find everything worn by a woman in the readytowear department Albert McClure Is now in the East buying goods for the big store and it will be opened to the public within a month The first three floors of the new Mc Clure building are now plastered and are 2 almost ready for occupancy The whole building is beginning to take on its final appearance and is one of the handsomest structures to Toe found In the State i The McClure Department Store will + occupy the first three floors and the Basement and the building was erected with this in view Mr Mc Clure believes that...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 15 August 1908

z siAT RDAY Al aUBT 16 1908 Diamond > 7Ust By IoTlIE FAN S I grass League Standing W L Par rt 34 16 680 and 30 26 536 nceburs 23 21 523 vllle 24 26 489 lm 25 27 480 er 14 35 285 GAMES ABROAD a t 6 7 Laveru r V Lexington Aug 24 Winchester Aug 25 Sept 9 a Richmond Aug 30 31 I HOMEI I 1 f i vAt Richmond August 28 At ShelbVvllle August 26 Septem bfr 1 SAt LawrenceburgAugust 18 19 2 September 3 10 fAt Winchester August 21 27 IOld Hutch will entertain you at I the Lawmakers benefit next Satur day night I Lexington fell easy victims to the Richmond Pioneers In the Bluegrass ll1Jeague game Tuesday The fea I i tures were the masterly twirling of IIi Golden for the Richmonds who pitch i cda nohit game the second one this season also the batting of Do I flherty t and Shelton for the Rlchmonds Doherty made two home runs with Men on bases and Shelton got five Jilts out of five times up one of which was a triple Batteries R Golden Berte Stan ley Elgin Twobase Hit Golden Three bahe Hit Shelton ...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 15 August 1908

> V 1 rt t 1 + c t tiyM < OE il8bit I J Frankfort Weekly News Entered at tbo poatdfllce at Frankfort Ken tuck aa socondclasa maUablo matter it Ifvy tfRANKFO PRINTING COMPANY n y Ai 1 4 INCORPORATED Vl V IiA Ri DUNLAP t Edtr lk < J + nJRrRfr tNf7Rnd r r M D COYLESec and Treas ERMS100 IN ADVANCE DfiMOCRAW TIGlttT i For President WILLIAM JENNINGS BRYAN S Of Nebraska ek For Vice President t JOHN W KERN Of Indiana I ar ANNOUNCEMENTS fWe are authorized to announce W T P KIMBALL of Fayette county as a candidate for reelection to Congress DisI I trict subject to the action of the I4Democratlc Convention r September i A 3 e I I L Vie are authorized to announce J CAMPBELL CANTRILL of Scott cdttaty as a candidate for Congress subject to the action of the Demo I cratic convention September 3 j i > J VWe are authorized to announce r WALTER WIGGINTON as < 1P candi dale for jailer of Franklin county subject to the action of the De o cr t1c party V tWo are authorized to announce R C ...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 15 August 1908

dfTu V AUauJ3 bd19A I If ffYERY DAY ISQNSJN ECONiIIoo µ dswM rAuea AttheSchoolotSaylngs THISSALE PAYS YOU A DIVIDEND 1l A 2500 Suit for1500 You save 1000 4 A 500 Skirt for300 You save 200 A 150 Waist for100 t You save 50c 25c Lawns for15e You save lOc j fWf 4COME AND SEEI 1i FARMERS f i I 0 I I ZI f t t 1 Soteiy I r ia Calendar < l J AUGUST 18 V f I Mrs Ollle TV Pbyntz will entertain the Compass Bridge Club at rae 1 Coun try Club Tuesday afternoon vyi SPENDING VACATION VACATIONS Messrs Chas J Weltzel jTbos J Brislan Walter C Weitz eland Wm li G Weltzel compose a party hl6 leave w tthis morning over the F > IJ Rail iiway for Atlantic Cur r will V j t i spend ten days Enroute hSH they > u will spend several days atgHagpra1 gr Fads and Detroit Mich ft Hfrtl which J 1 city they will take the lake teamer for Cleveland Ohio where fey will rl spend a few days arriving hptbje early J I rf in eptember f t MISS BLACKBURN I if F 1 1 i OF PANAMA + I News was received during a Week birt...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 15 August 1908

f + i IjAGE r PAGE IX I k BEGINS Fllinl I For NominationJorGongress 1 NominationJorGongressIn r In Seventh District I Campbell Gantrill Make His First Speech t Equity MQxmenUssueJ Present Campaign s JIHOAST FOE CITY OF LEXINGTON What was practically his opening t speech in advocacy of his candidacy r for the Democratic nomination for Congress from the Ashland District Senator J Campbell Cantrlll spoke to a small audience at Millersburg Mon day afternoon His speech was forceful and at times eloquent his claims for the of fice being based upon his attitude for the last two years as an expound er of the principles of the Society 4t of Equity 4c Senator Cantrill spoke of his f father as a native son of Bourbon grandfather on his and his great mothers side Barton W Stone who made Cane Ridge this county fam ous in 1803 as the place where the ° Christian Church was founded j The Senator said he proposed to pitch his canvas for the office upon a high plane and not indulge In any personal cr...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 15 August 1908

t t A SATURDAY AUGUST 15 1908 r I I EfJe < Ib Worm ttce I J i I Thy service hath been long and staid arid true Round centuries of hardy vassalage Full soon to be a drawn and footed page With memory alone to plead thy due Thy last remaining daysa haggard few Are stript of honor by a heedless age Outgrown and feeble forced to yield thy wage And office to a stripling parvenu f The sole remaining bond twixt New and Old t The only landmark left unchanged to share Alike with PionaP and Millionaire The days of wampum and the days of gold s Old days of vine and oak and rambling briar Now days of concrete stone and steel and wire V HOWARD H FARMER r 0 U I IIRAVE PROBLEM try I I Now Being Faced By Rail roads Of Country r H On Account Of Adverse Leg I c islation By States I1 9 r Development And Improve ment Retarded j < 1STATFIENT MADE BY T C POWELL I Lr i rThe following letter has been writ lton by T C Powell VicePresldent of the Queen Crescent railroad touch ifdng upon the present cond...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 15 August 1908

r > C 4 pAQE EIGHT SPECIAL SALE UF REMNANTS I I t An immense lot of Remnants left over from our July Clear i ante Sale are now on our coun ters marked ridiculously cheap H wthrift women will sh them up JWt summer waists r and childrens wear In addi tion to our Remnants we have reduced prices on every article of summer merchandise We name a few of the many bargains to be found here Misses Drop stitch Hose black and white pair 8c damaged pair 8eI t 16 button length Black Cotton Gloves 10c Ladles Swiss Ribbed Vests each Mens Balbriggan Underwear per garmentc White Silk Parasols slightly soiled < it f 98c Infants Muslin caps each 15c er Dry Goods Carpets c iCarpets t4 f ALL DENY 1 t t r j > S or J out Taylor Return 1 1 r fi Olg For Trial k Soy Willson Says He Knows f Nothing Of It V tUgi IYe Also Delares It Is Jj News To Him I i LOUISVILLE POST STARTS AGAIN I I According to the Louisville Post Which claims to have Inside Informa I don on the subject W S Taylor one e time acting...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 22 August 1908

a t r 4 l a111YYY fIr 7 i r 1 rr i F7 I j J I w > tfrr tf J f p r i r > FRANKFORT 1 I WEEKLY NEWS J i i > 1 f S AND ROUNDABOUT I ROUNDABOUTAUG 2 2I j xxxi FRANKFORT KENTUCKY AUGUST 25 1908 m No 50 1 HH IITORIAL ANNOUNCEMENT < News has bought a new flatbed hiving this office two Mlehle and also a Dexter folder p I the latest Improved model t and will Issue an afternoon dally ne 1 w t j paper aslon after September 15 as JS possible The paper will be published publishedr 1noon one edition being Issued at 3 i1 tv oclock to be followed by other edl tions If the news should justify an ex tra The price of the paper will be two cents a copy thirty cents a I month or 300 a year and the effort j r Ube to print the news and print It < JV j V ffrEt The paper has secured the ser I J T b vices j < of a force of expert news gather i WJf anyi g a thing be It a wedding or a tragedy L W S rkC politics and accurately without f pfrtlailty > if i I 1rOn account of the new press hot ...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 22 August 1908

1 v J > l I I i 1t p s I I PAGE rWO SATURDAY AUGUST 22 19M LIKE BRYAN Nebraskans Double Lives In Jeff ersonvi et i BBS Lively Time On Trip > Through East Sk Given Ovation and Bjjst Of J Everything A i I WILL NOT GROW A MUSTACHE F s < still having a facial appearance of < William Jennings Bryan and still for r > v William Jennings Bryan for President of the United States Dr D C Pey ton of Jeffersonville arrlved home last evening from a business trip East that he says was the most hn k noying journey he ever undertook says the CourierJournal Every rwhere he went he was taken for Mr 0 Bryan and he was given ovation after 1ovation At one time his right arm and hand began to pain him slightly JA from the undesirable grasps thrust fcjV upon him under the belief he was the j Nebraskan Commoner It is true said Dr Peyton last + night that I had my hair cut at the Hoffman House barber shop In New I1 York so that I would not so much re t semble j Mr Bryan but I could not rX stan...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 22 August 1908

4 J c oO 7 4 r 1 SATURDAY AUGUST 22 j 08 PAGE THREE Diamond Dui flyTf1E FAN 1 singles two doubles and a run in one inning What do think of that Going some jl it 1 Thats what we did to Hbyville last Sunday Oh it was ughter a drubbing a wiping 5j0ffthemap horrible and bloody buns in one Inning and all of atted In No errors Nobody i just plain oldfashloned slug f e Bleachurite was enthusiastic He was telling about the game as he came back to town hanging on the runningboard of a crowded street 1i car < You see it was like this Shelby vllle has a dub in the box who had nothing but soft ones He lobs them i i up to the plate and they look as big ° as balloons to Red Company CompanyHe This mutt was out for a killing He I was all swelled up and said he was ilgoing to make monkeys of the Frank c fort bunch Did he do it Not so you could notice it any Not many He was so easy it was like taking 1a drink with a drunken millionaire 1 They started off to a flying dash I Shelbyville gets away in...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 22 August 1908

IiFrankfoit Weekly News I y Entered at the postotlioe at Frankfort Ken I r tucky oa secondclass nmiluble matter y FRANKFORT PRINTING COMPANY INCORPORATED A R DUNLAPEdltor HUBERT VREELAND Pres and Mgr M D COYLESec and Treas TERMS100 IN ADVANCE D AfIPTICIQ F For President 14 WILLIAM JENNINGS BRYAN ri t i Of Nebraska For Vice Presldent JOHN W KERN Of Indiana ANNOUNCEMENTS We are authorized to announce A P KIMBALL of Fayette county as a candidate for reelection to Congress from the Seventh Congressional Eli trlct subject to the action of the Democratic Convention September 3 rWe are authorized to announce J 4 CAMPBELL CANTRILL of Scot r county as a candidate for Congress subject to the action of the Demo S cratlc convention y September 3 We are authorized to announc WALTER WIGGINTON as a cand i date for jailer of Franklin count subject to the action of the Demo cratlc party i We are authorized to announce R C HIEATT as a candidate for i county judge of Franklin county sub Ject to the ac...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 22 August 1908

IEVERY DAY LESSONS IN ECONOMY 1 i At the School of Savings THIS SALE PAYS YOU A DIVIDEND I j A 2500 Suit for You save 1000 A 500 Skirt for 300 You save 200 A 150 Waist for 100 I You save 50c 25c Lawns for 50cI I You save 10cI I y l COME AND SEE if F IL FARMERYS c tt I I I r LSocezy r I I ri Society tf jO i eft y 1 Calendar ptjAUGUST 22 liF Mrs Frank G Stagg and Miss Hunt t Rodman will be the hostesses at the I r 1 I Country Club Saturday afternoon 0 i J EUCHRE PARTY r FOR VISITORS IjJ wIn honor of Misses Elizabeth Moore r and Irene McCabe of Crescent Hill ShelbyI I vine Miss Berry Walcutt charmingly i f entertained yesterday afternoon with a euchre party at her beautiful coun 4 try home on the Louisville road The tt ho j was beautiful in its decorations I f blooms Aft i of many varied summer t1 er the game a delicious course dinner rfwas served i t 4 e rr ROGERSCHILDERS = ENGAGEMENT f Mr John Oldham Rogers of Ver A I AA L sallIes announces the engagement of his daughter Vernlce May ...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 22 August 1908

r s S HN jt > SAGE SIX SATURDAY r AUGUSTAISM SIXTH SENSE i 01 A III uLnuL Warns Refugee When Pur suers Are Near Will Rousey Possesses Ri s 1 markable Power baseda Yeud Ftoall Run Down 4 d GRANTED PAROLE FROM PRISON I The man with the sixth sense who knows from intuition that he is being s chased is to be released from the 1 k penitentiary on parole His name Is William Rousey and he is serving a sentence of twentyone years having been convicted in Boyle county of manslaughter for the shooting of one Mastin The killing was a neigh borhood feud and both men were i using revolvers when the fatal shot was fired Rousey comes of a note family His grandfather had seven sons Of the seven only one met a natural death the others being sent Into eternity by bullet or knife 1 wounds All of the seven are dead the last Mlcajah Rousey having been killed at Junction City by the marshal Will Rousey Is a nephew of Mica jah Rousey He has anothe cousin in the prison who was con Victed of killing an o...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 22 August 1908

1 1 l rvmf 1 ry 4 I i ryjrf i l 1P o liPtif Jt f I SATURDAY AUGUST 22 1908 JlAGEIEVIj I KiNG RICHARD GORE LANDS I IN COUNTY JAIL ONCE MORE I f ce Champion Cakewalker Accused Of Working Smooth > Swindle Game Y King Richard Gore the hero of a Jyjred defeats at the hands of the I K x > shs dasI 10 cakewalk among the black ent of Kentucky once more Ian hes behind the bars of the Jef ferson county jail again with one of TYthe i brought against him In times past obtaining money on false pretenses says the Ourler Journal The alleged victim of this last of fence of King Dick is Aunt Jennie Smith a negro woman for advanced in years As usual this famous art ist gifted in almost all the arts known In the way of working the un i i suspected declares that he has been ibad 1 Imposed upon t King Richard Is accused of work Ing Aunt Jennie for 10 Some time ago Jason Smith the son of Aunt IIago was arrested on the charge t of shooting at without wounding King Richard since the decadence of h i ...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 22 August 1908

t I SPECIAL SALE OF REMNANTS I An immense lot of Remnants left over from our July Clear ance Sale are now on our coun ters marked ridiculously cheap How thrifty women will snatch t U 1 summer waists tand I and childrens wear In addi tion to our Remnants we have reduced prices on every article of summer merchandise We name a few of the many bargains to be found here Misses Drop stitch Hose black and white pair I Bc IMisses Ladles Swiss Ribbed Vests each 100 Mens Balbriggan Underwear per garment25c White Silk Parasols slightly soiled 9Bc 25cI Infants Muslin caps each 15C Dry Goods AiIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIl AiIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIlTaylor Taylor and u e au Promise Of Bail The old talk about W S Taylor and Charles Finley coming back to Ken tucky for trial on the Indictments charging them with the murder of f William Goebel is being revived and Gov Wlllson gave out a statement re garding his action He simply reiter tiled what he has already said many 1 times that he would consider the cases In the reg...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 29 August 1908

V1 FRANKFORT WEEKLY NEWS 0 1 Lj AND ROUNDABOUT l ILXXXI FRANKFORT KENTUCKY AUGUST 29 1908 No 51 s 4 > filhtuil HONOR ereI On United States 0y enator J B McCreary Elected President Peace and i Arbitration League 1i Will Draw Salary of 7500 t Each Year GOSSIPY NEWS FROM THE INSIDER iSpecial Correspondence Xoiiisville Ky Aug 28It Is really most gratifying to the friends of Sen ator James B McCreary to hear that he has been signally honored by the Peace and Arbitration League of the US which has just elected him President He is to assume his active duties as soon as his term as U S Senator expires next month His headquarters will be In New York and he will draw a salary of 7500 a year lieThe the same that lie drew as U S Sena tor President Theodore Roosevelt and Admiral George Dewey are honorary presidents of the organization It Is a splendid commentary on the two Kentucky Senato at Washington of best known recent fame that im mediately after their retirement from office they were gi...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Frankfort weekly news and roundabout. — 29 August 1908

PAGe TWO KING SOLOMON Text For Sermon By Minis ter In Lexington Life Of Vagabond Who Has Become Famous Held Up As Teaching Value Lesson To Mankind WHAT NEEDS OF THE CHURCH ARE Dr George Van Derveer Morris of Centenary Church Lexington preached Sunday morning on Les sons from the Life of King Solomon taking for his text a clause from Luke 635 the marginal reading Despairing of no Man He said In part Every one here knows the story of King Solomon He has been made famous by Allen and other writers Suffice it to say he was a worthless vagabond drunken and idle an incor rigible vagrant who was sold on the steps of the Court House here accord ing to a law of that time for a term of months and was bought by an old colored woman who herself had been liberated from slavery and who earn ed her living by making and selling delicious and savory cakes For some reason this old woman loved this unlovable white man Per haps she saw by a gift of double sight that some of the old slaves seemed to pos...

Publication Title: Frankfort Weekly News And Roundabout
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
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