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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 August 1891

ecujatjon Taxes! All persons owing occupation taxes to date no matter what kind are earnestly requested to make immediate paymont as required " by law thereby saving me the un- leasant dnty of Teporting them to the proper authorities as delin- quents. SA1E SCHLENKER Tax Collector Washington county. LOCAL NEWS The Brenham compress started up Thursday and is now busy com- pressing new cotton. Pests will be held at Welcome Austin county West Mill Creek and Carmine on the 13th of September. KtEUREPSWINEOF CARDUI forWeakNerrei Phof. E. MGiXNOXjOf San JFilipe has moved to this city with his family v-and is domiciled at the Swearingen homestead. He has been elected principal of the German Lutheran college in the Third Ward. Is the mayor's court Friday Mat- tie Johnson and Francis Henderson were each fined $1 and cost on the charge of disturbing the jDeace of nous naii acre ana in aeiauic 01 payment are sweating it out in the city lockup. The four days excursion from Galveston to Fort Worth...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 August 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. O. RANKIN Proprietor. Thursday August 27 1891. Senator Inoalls receives $500 for -eacli of his lectures. That's a high price for gall. - - The next meeting of the National Grange 'will be at San Francisco Oal beginning .November Id. HI lis said Corporal Tanner is forninst a second term for Harrison. It should be borne in mind howev- er that tho corporal's friendship is a pretty bad thing for an adminis- tration and on this basis the presi- dent may conclude to let him flicker. The Cherokees are congregating at Arkansas City and Caldwell Han. selecting homestead claims on -the strip. The plan is for the Cker- okees to select the best land and "hold it against the whites and sol- diers and let the whites buy the Test. Basnet Gibbs says the Alliance men are pushing the sub-treasury scheme but that they are not so -much wedded to "it that they -would refuse to accept any reasonable compromise that promised financial relief. A compromise is perhaps as much as they e...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 August 1891

. s h LOCAL NEWS. The beBt way to spend Sunday is so that you will not regret it during the week. Quite a number of cotton pickers went to Milhaim and Wallis Mon- day morning. Me. Fbitz Fischer near Long Point lost n little child one year old. which died yesterday. The usual number of farm wagons crowded the streets Monday morn- ing to carry out cotton pickers. The machinery for the new com- press will be here next week and the work of putting it in at once commenced. Thursday the 27th is return day the last day in which suits for the approaching term of tho District court can be filed. Prof. Charles Mix of New Ulm Austin county an old army comrade of the proprietor of the Banner was in the city Monday. Jo Eonxr at Chappell Hill is ginning from IS to 20 bales of cotton per day which will be in- creased in a few days to 30 beles. Work on the new compress is progressing rapidly now. Most of the framing is up and the work being done is making a big show. Between 1500 and 2000 bales of ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 August 1891

The Brenham Banner. (published baux ahd weekly.) Weekly $2 a year in advance. Tsbms. Ifll and transient advertise ments inserted at ono dollar per Bquare of one inch for first insertion ana tuty cents ner snaare for each subseaueiit insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at naif pr.ee. Entered at the postoffiee at Brenham Tcta as second-class mail matter. 0 facial Journal or Green's Brigade Association OUR AGENTS. John F. "Wkibusch Burton Texas. F. M. Gutrwx Lyons. Texas. Jo Mikeski Wesley Texas. The State Alliance declared in fa- vor of the alien land law. This was not unexpected. HI A Chilian special indicates a bat- tle. The insurgent fleet with 10- 000 well armed men left at Oaldora to attack the fort of Valparaiso and a fierce fight ip expected. i in -- Thb 9th annaal session of the ex- confederates association of Missouri is in progress at Kansas City with 3000 veterans assembled. Con gressman Hatch wab the orator of the day. The election returns are not...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 August 1891

a- ! K r IOCAL NEWS. The Santa Fe telegraph office is boincr moved from the union depot building to the Santa Fe freight depot in order that the night opera- tor can 'also act in the capacity of night clerk in the freight oihce. A fabmeb was-in the city with cot- ton from the vicinity of Wesley on Thursday and when offered the high- est market price 7g just hooted at the idea affirming that a oountry merchant of Wesley was paying 8 cents. ' The Brenhain. San Antonio and Hallettsville Union Sunday school convention of the A. M. E. church which convened Wednesday morn- ing adjourned Thursday afternoon and Thursday night the colored Y. P. C. A. tendered them a banquet at St. John's park. "Geesias v2W associationsare nay - - ... 1 -ntiiopfiris;ir"fiTiVr1ncArJimiJntKunioJiajJ3s coming so mat out the State preparing for the cele bration of Oct. 6th. What has been done here we have not learned but those in a position to know say that the celebration this year will exceed any previous effor...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 27 August 1891

immrrY"" " MniirtiM uTimnrrn The Weekly Banner. BRENHAM TEXAS. has been raised in New for the Davis monument There Orleans $89G.36. Aeodt 1000 employes in the Cen- sus office at Washington -were dis- charged on the 1st mst. You touch the rattle snake's -button he'll do the rest. Exchange. It is self evident that "you" won't. -i ill The Sultan of Zanzibar has de- cided to make an extensive exhibit at Chicago and a request for space has been cabled. Massachusetts will devote $10- 000 to its educational exhibit at Chi- cago. The State's entire appropria- tion is $75000. Asext the scalp bounty the Aus- tin Statesman says in effect "go west Young man lasso Jack rabbits and wear diamonds." STATE NEWS. The wealth of the United States is estimated at $71500000000 that of England at $65000000000 and that of France at $36000000000. T.PTTrn frnm Wftqhincrf.nn stnfpa Q I ltnvTA nA.n 3 positively that the Iowa Sac FosL jD' M& a mil I Hrf fl m i ! - 1 1 I be opened September the 15th. HI The ...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 September 1891

1 BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 3 1891 NO. 35 I- I: I. P. SIMMON Gurry & Simmons m touts JBrenham. 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 fcin cultivation balance in pasture good water. Mce $4 per acre easy Pterins. . 8000 acres two miles rom Ballinger all un- ler fence $6 per acre. 640 acres in Run- ils county $3 per acre 640 acres in Run- ils county $6 per acre. 640 acres 7 miles )uth of Ballinger $3 rer acre. 320 acres 5 miles lesfof Ballinger $2.50 ir acre. 1280 acres 12 miles )rtheast of Ballinger per acre. (80 sections in Run 's Concho Coleman id Coryell counties; l sell in lots to suit. 64000 acres in the inties of Schleicher Sutton counties i.25 per acre. P. CUKHT m CURES ALL 5KIM AND BLDDD DISEASES.' Ptftld&as cDdorM P. f . P. m a ipieccUd comtin atioa tad prMcrib it with rr.t itUctIoa for the com ct ill fotroi ui tUni cf Pilmtrr. gconfl...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 September 1891

l'vnrtTXirrrvrrrrk.rfiim. ia&lMBMfoMfirt.V.MKnM X The Weekly Banner. ' J. Q. KANKIN Proprietor. Thursday September 3 1891. The third party managers ought to have consulted Wright Cuney be- fore attempting to '-scoop the negro vote.' as he is still doing business at the old stand. The wiley Mahone thinks it unad- visable for the republicans of Tir- ginia to make nominations for the -fall elections. Straws sometimes how which way the wind blows. -It iB said that there is no chance Jor the insureeants to make a retreat -and that they must either whip the JBalmacedist at Yalpraiso Chili or get whipped. The Chilian war is neaiing a close. Jf you want a sub-treasury build one says the Henderson Times but for the sake of democracy don't ask the government to build your corn cribs and cotton pens. Away with such tomfoolery. The republicans in Ohio are dodging the discussion of the tariff question feeling conhuent that if the question is thoroughly under- . stood by the voters it can but...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 September 1891

4 Me LOCAL NEWS The fruit crop is about over. The merchants seemed to bo do- ling a fine business Saturday. Wells are going dry in many places owing to the protracted . drouth. This section was visited by a good xain Saturday evening which was much needed. Over 200 bales of cotton were burned in Bellville .Friday evening. They caught from a spark from a passing engine on the Santa Fe. Mb. W. H. Muephy left Saturday for his home in Tvler. after soend- intr the week here shinninc his fur niture etc. preparatory to moving ins iamily wno will leave nere u. ues- day. There will be a grand fest at 'Wrnwnrths School House in JBenry Sanders pasture three miles east of Brenham Sunday Sept. 13th. Everybody invited to attend. There will be music dancing etc. ay black-drauqht tea tor J)jpeptl. Owraa to the amount of change in the country to pay off cotton pickers it is very scarcn in the city. A gentleman came up from Chappell Hill to get change Saturday and was then unable to get all he wanted...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 September 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. Q. RANKIN Proprietor. Thursday September 3 1891. The Calvert Courier regards George Clark of "Waco as the ablest politician m Texas. Says the Austin News: "There is not a mortgage resting on any homestead in Texas thanks to our wise and beneficent constitution." Texas can congratulate herself that the first of September has been reached and no report of yellow favpr even on her Mexican border has been heard yet. in The AusturNews utters a truism whnii it. Rftvs tho destinies of the omnimf.in nnrtv are not in the iionle nt onf nno n-mn or set of men imr in ifc hound to the coat tail of any leader. In Pennsylvania by reason of the operation 01 myu puiciuvu borers pay more for what they need nd Tfifc less for what thev do. which is working a hardship on the poorer classes almost unendurable. SECRETARr Poster succeeded in mnnimilntinfr the treasury state ment and extended $20000 of the two per cent bonds but feoUUUU are now due. What will he do about it? Can he ext...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 September 1891

iia.i'A.'-'j mmiaimt 1 V AJ.U.J.:iJL".. t.'l-:';J!'.'i.'j w--.u jJTJfjjmj.."1 ' 'LJ'U'Jk.' tiVl". -Li-.Ji-.i'J l.'! LOCAL NEWS. On to Velasco The Utile son of Mr. A. X!. Koch - is quite sick. The railway connection to Velasco is the hope of Brenham. Two of Mr. Fritz Harms children are quite sick with the typhoid fever. The upward tendency of cotton has the effect of bringing it in in a hurry. It takes work to build up a city and not enough people are working for Brenham. Me. Abe Habbison returned from New York Tuesday night after an absence of five weeks. Miss Geobgia Slateb left yesterday to accept a position as teacher in one of the schools at Temple. Parties here who desire to build on their Velasco property are ex- periencing trouble getting lumber. WINEOFCAKOUL aTonlofol Women. Phe Santa Fe folks are talking of Itting .on a train to run between tenham and Navasota which would be a great convenience to both places. Me. Fritz Ftnke recently celebra- ted the 15th anniversary of hi...

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

The Brenham Banner. (PUBLISUED DAILY AHD WEEKLY.) "Weekly 2 a year in advance. Terms. Legal and transient advertise- ments inserted at one dollar per sauare of one inch for first insertion and flftv cents per square for e3ch subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in- serted at half price. Enteral at the postoffice at Breilham Texas as second-class mail matter. Official Journal of Green's Brigade Association OUR AGENTS. Jons- F. "Wkibusch Burton Texas. F. M. Griffin Lyons Texas. Jo IIikeski Wesley Texas. It wm. be Cleveland and Blaine. Both Blaine and Alger deny the reported interview between tbem. McKiNLEr formally opens his Ohio campaign in a 30000 mass meeting. The Prohibitionists down in Ken- tucky are apparently placed among the "scat." Last year the taxable values of the Lone Star State amounted to $800000000. hi Geoegia claims to have a mule 50 years old a veteran of both the Mexican and civil wars. Afeica has nearly- 700 languages and this fact present...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 September 1891

c itt'ivrrifiirni - V-- JLXyGAL NEWS. BnEXttAM hopes to receive 75000 bales of cotton this season. JsoTwiTKSTA:n)K the' low price of cotton the staple keeps coming in great quantities. ft . The Brenham compress is receiv- ing a lot of cotton and has to bo run on full time to compress it all. The farmers are having a pretty time in which to gather their cotton. It has not rained for some time here. The colored people of Dallas pro claim themselves as beinsr well pleased with the separate coach law. The Baxker is prepared to turn out first class job work on short notice and can do your work any day. Thuesdai was return day the last day in which suits for the approach ing term of the District court could tilled. 3TT0N still comes rolling in at i rate of from three to five hun- bales per dav notwithstand- ag the low price. A gkaxd "Turn-Fbst is announ . ced to be held at Latium on Septem ber the 13th- The Bellville band has been engaged for the occasion. Bbekhah needs an artesian well s...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 3 September 1891

HVV '-'--' " " " ' ayTOUgiCTtwrjjy.Ttfr- LOCAL NEWS. To-sioht the Second Kegiment band will give tbeir last concert for the Beason and hope to have a good turnout. The crops in the Cedar Hill neighborhood are only fair to mid- dling while those of Pleasant Hill are but little better. Fakstehs bring your cotton to Brenham. Here the highest market price is paid and you have a number of large and varied stocks of goods to select from. The building committee of the First Baptist Church have sub- ' scribed already $3400 towards their church fund for the erection of a a handsome church edifice. It has been suggested that the Board of Trustees elect a male teacher to assist in the public school to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Miss Traynham. The delegates to the colored people's convention at Houston left on the east bound Central Monday. Washington county is entitled to 14 delegates which is the vote that the four that went down will cast. A eaileojj) to Velasco with Bren-...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 September 1891

BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY SEPTEMBER iO 1891. NO. 36 I - t ? . I 15 IF r. cukrt Gurry & Simmons -j av tallstate toils Brehham Texas V Office over Heber SloneB&nk V 9000 acres on G. 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 Run- 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 S2.5C 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 $1.25 per acre. I. r. SIMMON mT"""'me. nnma. CURES ALL SKIN AND BLDQDDI5EA5E5. .rcjucuus cecotm r r. r. m tpiraaia twwa kusd. sd icrt9 UIlh freit s&tlif&am...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 September 1891

: flSSP'J w The Weekly Banner. J. G KANKIN Proprietor. Thursday September 10 1891 Gen. Basquedaxo Las assumed the presidency ad interim of Chili and leading Balmaceda adherents will be executed for alleged usurpa tion of power. in Delegates have arrived in Chica- go to represent the Sunday closing movement backed by the American Sabbath union which has a member- ship of 70000. The President has appointed "Webb Hannigan collector of customs at the Port of El Paso. There is no longer any doubt about the question "What are we here for ?"' - n - "With the Australian ballot sys tem it has been decided by a Boston judge that an illegal vote cannot be contested after the election unless it was challenged at the polls. n -- It is said that secret organizations exist in all southern Kansas towns of conspirators who covet the In- dian lands of the Cherokee strip and laugh St the proclamation of the president. "Will the rumors of a revolution in Mexico materialize?" Tell us where Gen. Suez San...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 September 1891

LOCAL NEWS Work on the sew compress build ing is nearmg completion and the machinery is doily expected. Beenham has received up to date near 8000 bales of cotton and it still comes rolling in. 2cBf' WINE OF CARDUI for female diieues. M' ' Agektleiiax from Chappell Hill ays that most of the cotton in that lection has been gathered and that here are hundreds of cotton pickers in that" section open for an engage- ment. A lot of farm implements bug- gies wagons etc. belonging to Maj. Lauraine were sold at auction before the court house door Satur day. He is preparing to. move to Volasco. At the grocery store of Mr. Jos. Pischl ..on the north side of public square Saturday evening there was a slight difficulty between Air. Zanders aud Mr Pobt. Tamplin but frionds intererred to prevent blood- shed. (fLSATUKnAX was perhaps the big- gest pay day Brenham has had for some time. About oU hands have 3gen at work at the Brenham Oil Mill during the past week which materially increased the "bucket...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 September 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. G RANKIN Proprietor. Thursday September 10 1891. TTos-. Walter Gresham 1ms been mentioned in connection with the inter-state commissionership. - The Dardanelles question and evacution of Egypt by England are questions which are creating a great stir in Europe and may lead to ser ious complications. hi Dallas is endeavoring to organize a home insurance company that will not insure for more than 50 per cent of the value and thinks it will prevent its frequent fires. Messrs. Chas. A. Edwards andW. C. Brann have severed their connec- tion with the Austin Statesman and will devote their entire attention to the Iconiclast which they own. n i Maj. Bex Tilman who is alleged to have embezzled a large sum from the Falls City bank Louisville Ky. and who has been at Windsor Ont since last Sundey has suddenly dis- appeared. The first cotton gin made by Eli Whitney will be exhibited at the Exposition by the New Orleans Machinery company which will also make an extensive exhi...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 September 1891

T-7.. WW-WWT ... --.W. f LOCAL NEWS. THE-Iair season is approaching. There will Tjo a grand barbecue given at Wesley on the 18th of Oc tober next. About 40 negro cotton pickers wont down to Wallis yesterday and 5ome 20 odd to Bellville. ggj-BLACK-DRAUGHT tea cures Constipation. "Vnnv. Trenksiann's now German Spaper at Bellville will make its ap pearance on tne 1 1 tn instant. J Born to Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Flew- ellen of "Whitman recently a fine boy. Mother and child both doing well. Mr. J. H. South recently found l U" ouuj nnoDu u. ... r. handle. Owner can get it by calling and paying for this notice. . Near the compress Monday even- "' ing three freight cars jumped the track and kept a force at work ""Hbout three hours getting them back on. The railway companies have issued lo I -a notice to passengers mat passen gers taking freight trains that the . oaVinnsn will Tint null HD tO dOPOt tO take or deliver passangers. Sheriff Womack sold the busi ness house now occupied by R. Hoffman ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 10 September 1891

The Brenham-Bannen (PUBLISHED DAILY AKD ffXEKLT.) Weekly 52 a year in advance. Terms. Lecral and transient advertise Jpo. S. Durham of Kentucky has been appointed minister. resident and consul" general to Hayti vice Fred Douglass. He is satct to bo a TOT7TH: - Wliy is It so many grow old too prematurely ? colored man of education and ability Sid an old man: " If there is -anything I that will make an old man feel young it i i Dr. John Bull's Sarsaparilla." Yes there is a deal of buoyancy in a bottle of this excellent remedy and if it was more gen- erally used there would be fewer folks growing prematurely old. The healing and strengthening herbs that enter into its composition make it one of the finest re- juvenating medicines that can be com- pounded. Said a young wife when asked how she managed to live so happily with ' at present consul at San Damingo. ments inserted at one dollar per square of one men for hrst insertion ana any cems Monday the 7th is the day de per square for ea...

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