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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 29 October 1891

LOCAL KEWS. The awning in front of Messrs A. & H. Harrisons store is receiv- ing a coat of paint. Note the change in the advertise- ment of Mr. E. Hoffmann and an- nouncement of great reduction in price of clothing. Attextiox is directed to the change in the advertisement of Mr. J. H- Quebe dealer in staple and fancy family groceries. Messes. M. J. Jacob & Co. hare a new announcement in their space in another column in reference to groceries. Read it. SATUKDAr was not as good a day lor trade as the pievious Saturdays. The merchants could perceptibly feel the effects of the circus. See change in the "ad" of Mr. W. H. Eldridge. Fresh groceries in great quantities aro enumerated and the trade is specially invited to call and see his goods. Pehey Jones the notorious house burglar has "squealed" on a number of accomplices and a number of ar- Tests will follow. Perry wants com- pany in the penitentiary. The Brenham base ball nine de- feated Friday at Gay Hill by a score of three b...

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 — 29 October 1891

The Weekly Banner. SUPPLEMENT. Thursday October 29 1891. The uglier a man is the better bis wife likes him Men of sciene sav that the chemist will dominate coming inventions. Chicago is looking sharply after saloons that sell liquor to. minors. Saxony imposes a tax ou cats. This is something new in the fee line. There is one sort of ignorance that- becomes women ignorance of men. A svndicate has offered to buy the "Washington monument for a shot tower.. . iEch'els'on has calculated the velo city of light to be 1SG.3G0 miles per second. A Girl of eighteen has more sense in the matrimonial way than a man of thirty. It is said that a cross competent woman is th& best to live with for a life time. The actual length of the new St. Clair tunnel is (5026 feet It cost SMGO.000. The damage to the cereal in Can- ada byinsects-has been estimated at $38.-000000- If you should die and find your- self a ghost is there any one you would haunt? A $500000 sale of whisky recently took place at Le...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 29 October 1891

STATE NEWS. Slock in Lubbock county are looking well. Three cars of cotton was burned at Belton Wednesday. Giddings Las raised 8000 to wards an artesian well. Fields of wheat in Hale county are green and growing. Reeves & Price's gin at Alvord was burned Wednesday. In Limestone county cotton pickers in great demand. The Jane Jason cottage was burned at Waco Thursday. The artesian well at Paris has reached a depth of 1020 feet. Two carloads of cotton burned Tuesday near Stephensville The residence of Warren Davis was bnrued at Jefferson Monday. The gin and mill of I a P. John- son at Manor burned Wednesday. L. Mayer a iloorevillo farmer hanged himself in his barn Tuesday. Strangers Home a hotel at Henrietta was burned -Wednesday. The rainuiaking experiments at San Diego were a magnificent fail- -ure. In Donley county it is said that "there has been a superabundance of rain. Fanners putting in an "wheat. Holten & Harris gin near Coop- er Delta county was burned Wed- nesday. Th...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 29 October 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. G TCANKIN Proprietor. Thursday October 29 1891. "What the South needs in almost every section is additional banking facilities. Toe Popo still threatens to leave lome which threat if carried into execution will indeed make her liowl. "Wateb. is selling at 35 cents a bar rel in Elgin and cattle are greatly suffering at Yt adder and other places 1U till) CHJIU. "Whenever the farmers of the South shall raise their own food support and make cotton their sur plus crop the agricultural interests of tho South will prosper as never before. It is reported that Russia prohibits the export of oats. If all accounts of tho distress for want of food in ihatempiroare true it would be well if the prohibition was extonded to all grain. Evet.veodv seems deli ghted with tho success of the McKinley-Camp- bell joint debaato in Ohio. It was clean cheerful and friendly and it pleases both sides. More of such meetings would aid in the improve- ment of political oratory. The lovco in f...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 29 October 1891

ganwwt.wfc!&iifriinnkUM mini w IUHW5ovii vfufyOtt.WJJl'XlRlSfc- -wm . wJB :f4j. ..... MIUUAf -iil LOCAL NEWS. Justice court is still in session. What about the artesian well ? Sheriff Teague has returned from Fort Worth The railroads aro freight business. doing a good Miss Eddie Whitfield of Sealy is hero on a visit to her Bister Mrs. Bobt. Farmer. The seven months old infant of Mr. Pelop a gunsmith of this city died Tuesday night. The sugar cano crop is said to be promising but the trouble in this section that nobody raises sugar cane. If i-oue business is dull make it lively by advertising the Banker can accommodate a few more appli- cants for space. Mr. A. J". Williams of Greenvine offers 825 reward for the return of his pocket-book containing $115 lost a few days ago. The "belled buzzard" passed ovpr Brenham Sunday evening. He had on a dinner bell that was of a good sound and was bound to attract at- tention wherover he flies. Died at his homo near Sandy Hill on the Brenham ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 29 October 1891

The Brenham Banner. (PCBLISIIKD DAILY AKD WEEKLT.) Weekly 2 s year in advance. Terms. Leral and transient advertise- Kients inserted nt onu dollar per square of one inch for first insertion arid uity cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Ohuu.117 notices and tributes of rpspect in- serted at half price. Entered at the postomce at Brenhani Texas as second-class mail matter. Official Journal of Green's Brigade Association OUK AGENTS. Joilv F. Weibusch Burton Texas. F. M. Griffin Lyons Teas. Jo Hikeski Wesley Texas. Considekiso the immense crowd here Wednesday excellent order prevailed. Hi A Kentucky bankers' association was organized at Louisville Thurs- day. Thomas L. Barrett president. Two hundred baneers from all parts of the state were in attendance. Oxlt a few more days until the Ohio campaign will have ended and then who will be Governor T win it bo high tariff McKinley or Camp- bell ? The indications now are that it will be Campbell. At Natuural Bridge Va. Thurs- day ...

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Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 29 October 1891

f -an-aacajasgtHJyiMn. uuiajiiimggniaoi LOCAL KETWS Re.ii estate business has been dull during the past week in this county. Bonx to'IMr. and Mrs. TT.F. -Rankin Thursday night a fine boy. Mother and child both doing well. Ix the county clerk's office Thurs- day Geo. Brooks and Jane Mc- Gregor were united in marriage Justice Curry ofticiatinc. There will bo a Harvest Fest at Oak Hill school house Berlin nest Sunday the 2oth iust Voss' silver cornetband will furnish the music. Hesey Garrett the negro boy. who cut Charlie Haffner at NVielkens bakery a few days ago was released after a preliminary investigation be fore Justice Curry Friday. Tub Brennam Blues played a match game of base ball with the Gay Hill team at Gay Hill Friday and after seven innings the score stood three in favor of Gay Hill. Messrs. B. S. Rogees and W. H Snell returned from the Hempstead shoot Thursday. The big match between Brown and Ellis of 100 livo birds for 8250 a side resulted in a victory for Ellis. Mn. F....

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Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 29 October 1891

k i JEWS ITEMS. Clovei1. straw makeB splendid bed' ding. In Alaska flour is $15 per hundred pounds. Do not travel through life in the vest pocket of some tough political boss. You must give a man justice if You want him to have it. Justice can't be sold. The soul has no dillow on which to repose so soft and sweet as a good conscience. "Last but not leased" said the landlord' as he looked at the vacant house. Of the twenty seven royal families of Europe two-thirds of them are -Germans. The" United States imports more gumfor making varnish than any other country. The" story of cows getting drunk on fermented apple come from Clarksrille Me. An oyster-shell in the teakettle will prevent the information of crust in the inside. Mrs. Mary Myrick of Protone. HI. has been elected school director without opposition. An Albany womanhidher diamond earrings in her mouth and tnen lectured the burglar. To clean willow furniture use salt and water. Adply with a nail brush rnd scrub thoroughly. A De...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 November 1891

BKENHAM WEEKLY BANNE & & VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY NOVEMBER 5 4391 NO. 44 JlV 4- Efe m fr Vt r. cuaav Pi Oisrrf I mmon! -P $ .tolistateiMts Irenhartv Texas. Offics over Heoer Stone's Bank. yOOO 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 t . terms. 8000 acretwoJmiles from Ballinger all up- der fence $)j)er acre. 640 acres in Run- nels county $3 percre 640 acres in- 'Run- nels county $6 'per acre. 640 acres 7 miles south pf'BallingerT. $3 per acre. 32Q acres 5 miles west of Ballinger $2.50 per acre. 1280 acres 12 miles northeast of Ballinger $3 per acre' "- ' 80 sections 'inrRun- t ; .... nels Concho .(Zoleman and Coryell counties; vill sell in lots to suit. 4 ouuu acres in tnc c aunties of Schleichei and Sutton- counties 1.25 per acre. Cotton and OattEe TEXAS Produces the materials which properly combined form B SB a B pSK P sHiP Absolutely the purest cook...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 November 1891

& fe r "he Weekly Banner. J. G. RANKIN Proprietor. 'Thursday November 5th 1891 The health of Airs. Parnell is im- proving. The New York court of appeals Las declared Tuden s will void. m- Joseph Faslet who brutally mur- dered Mrs. Kircher Sunday night at St. Louis surrendered himself. Lons Cartigxi the last French survivor of the battle of Trafalgar has just completed his 100th year. Ex-Congressman Moiutow of Cali- fornia just appointed judge once had a chance to be King of Samoas President Hap.kisox will nominate Stephen B. Elkins of "West Vir- ginia to succeed Proctor who has resigned in the cabinet i Berlin Germany has been treated to a "Jack the Eipper sensation. Tho body of an abandoned woman was found terribly slashed. . ... The White Star line Teutonic for Liverpool was signaled off Brow- head a few days ago having beaten the fastest previous record. are At Barcelona the Anarchists preparing for a grand demonstration in memory of the execution of the Chicago Haymarket rio...

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

h ii The Weekly Banner. -'-:: STIPPLEIVLEINT. Thursday November 3th 1891. NEWS ITEMS. The prince regent of Bavaria has a large collection of beetles. Caving in of the river front at New Orleans has caused much damage. J. B. Lenist of Lincoln Ueb. was horsewhipped by the woman he had spurned. Jay Gould was a surveyor and school teacher and onc9 peddled mouse traps. Tou can tell what kind of a spirit there i is in a man by the way he treatfi a woman. Andrew Carnegie has shipped to President Harrison eighteen gallons of Jina Scotch whisky. AtPeterboro Onfc.. a child was in advertently boiled to death in an at tempt to cure it of a nt. The newest patent shoe has a device of springs in the heel which lessens the jar to the body. Gen. Lew "Wallace has just secur ed patents on a nsnmg-roa ana a rail coupler for railways. It is estimated that to collect one pound of nectar 3750000 visits must be made by the bees. The cultivation of the castor oil bean is among the grand and paying industrie...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 November 1891

LOOAI; news. A TRUE SOCTHE1SX GIItL. Florence Estabrook the heroine in "A Southern Rose" the highly in- teresting play to be preseted at the G$and Opera House in this city next Friday night is a character typical of the proverbial whole- souled frank-hearted generous Southern girl whose first instinct is filial love and true devotion to hon--est principles. In this particular character we find the rollicking vi- vacious spirit of a young confid- ing nature whose sweet winning ways make her the pet and life of a vast plantation always ready to make any sacrifice for the good of pleasure of others brimful of song and Bunshine yet alert quick of per- ception and bitter foe of anything and everything approaching dishon- esty or heartlessness. ThiB type of charming Southern characterization iB essayed by Miss Ada Melrose a young fascinating lady whose per sonnel makes the role a piece 01 marvelous realism since she sings and dances with exceptional grace while her acting and by-play ax o...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 November 1891

Tuesday was K. the Dallas fair. of P. day at The artesian well at Marlin is down 1875 feet. Farmers in Eunnels county are still sowing wheat. The compress recently burned at Tyler is to be rebuilt at once. Mangum is to have a stock fair on the 12th and 13th of next month. Yelasco will have her public sale of lots December the 9th aud 10th. There is a movement on foot at Taylor to secure an electric light plant. Valley Mills now has an ar tesian well 7bo feet deep witii a six- inch flow. A German colony have pur- chased 10000 acres of land six miles east of TVhitesboro. The roller mill aud gin at Bal- linger is said to be running steadily sixteen hours a day. Parties from Missouri are pros- pecting in Hall county with a view to bringing settlers. A prairie fire near Wichita Palls consumed last week a large amount of fine grass. The arrangements have been perfected and a large German colony will settle in Archer county. Jno. Colloway while attempt- ing to board a moving-frieght train ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 November 1891

frie Weekly Banner. J. O RANKIN. Proprietor. 'Thursday November 3th 1891. The porte prevents tke landing in Turkey of Hebrews. Some men seem to think the of life is in their wives' tears. salt A compromise in the strike of Niedringhaus rolling mills of the St Louis is expected. Rebstex. a Switzerland village was visited by fire Friday and thirty Louses were burned. "We have never heard the skunk referred to as a gossipy creature and yet it's a terrible tail bearer. Minnie Boxhacser. a pretty Ger man girl wns killed by her lover "William Miller in New York be- cause he failed to succeed in his hor- rible designs upon her. The long drv spell having at last been broken we may expect to re- ceive the quantity of rain than we should have had under ordinary con ditions for the last two months. south uakota is being well sup plied with artesian wells. They range from six. hundred to two thousand feet in depth and throw water from fifty to one hundred feet high. .- 1. To-DAr is election day...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 November 1891

V !-- LOCAL KHTWS. The 1o? places in the streets are nil being filled with hard day. The Banner and tho Semi-Weekly Post for only S2.50 per annum. The cottan receipts for the past week have been 2763 bales. Shipped 199S bales. A sew side walk is being put down on tho south side of Mink- witz building. Mk. Bex Bichahds formerly a clerk in Mr. H. Cohn's store in this city but now of San Antouio is quite sick. Bristo Sims plead guilty to tho theft of a pistol before Judge Kirk Thursday and was fined ten dollars and one day in jail. The foundation of the new Bap- tist church has been laid and the work of putting it up will be pushed to completion now. Quite a number of negroes hare left recently for the Brazos bottoms where there is said to be a consider- able quantity of cotton to pick yet. Ed James a colored brakeman on tho Houston & Texas Central got his fingers badly mashed while coupling cars in the Central yards. Is the office of the County Clerk Tuesday afternoon Mr. Henrich ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 November 1891

The .orehham Banner. (PUBLISHED DAILY ASI WEEKLY.) Weekly 2 a year in advance. Terms. Leca! and transient sidvertiso- jnents inserted at one dollar per square of one men tor hrst insertion ana uity cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in serted at naif price. Etcreil at the po-toffice at Brcnliam Texas as i&cond-class mail matter. STATE NEA OfficialJonni.il ofGrecns Brijr.ide Association OUR AGENTS. eToBN F. "WEinusca Burton Texas. T. J. Pakpedl Lyons Texas. Jo Mikes ki Wesley Texas. k v.. it. uampoeii ureenvnif lexas. Jo wolenta ijatiuin ieas. Japan has had a terrible earth quake. Both partios are doubtful of the result of Tuesdays election in Ohio. The United States Steamship Petral has been ordered to China. Washington- is making unusually elaborate preparations for the ap proaching session of congress At Leland Alien. "the City of Erie dragged anchor during a gale Wednesday and was totally wrecked. According to the decision...

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Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 November 1891

LOCAL NEWS. Da. Kuss formerly of this place now proprietor of a sheep ranch in Mexico just across the Kio OJrande from Eagle Pass Tvas here Wednes- day visiting relatives and friends at Ms old home. "With tlio present rate granted by the railway commission Washington county will furnish a million dollars worth of rock for jetty work on the Texas coast. A million dollars worth of any one product for a county is no Bmall amount. Mb. J. P. Wilsox who has the contract for furnishing the rock for the Velasco jetties left the city for tfcn flnmr ThurKrJfiv rreatlv elated over the prospect of his contract now that the commission has ar ranged the freight rate satisfactor- ay- TuESDAr night while the family of Mr. Henry Conn were at the theatre some sneak thief entered his premises drew the staple from his fowl-house door put the lock in hi& pocket or threw it away and stole a large number or cmcKens. One turkey was left them. Ox Mr. John Shepard's place eight miles west of hero Thursda...

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Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 November 1891

l l LOCAL NEWS. Some of the negroes claim to have seen Lee Hughes ghost. The -Western Union telegraph office in Galveston burnod up Tues- day evening. Messes. W. K. Havxie and Jack Routte of Chappell ' Hill were in the city Tuesday. 1" " Tn .IniTv Ti C!iT4VfTTT.nT nf Pine Bluff Ark. is here on a visit to rela tives and friends. feBm'i WINE OF CARDUl for female dltttMS. The artesian well at Lyons" has not struck a stream of sufficient force to insure a flow yet. Wanted A good female cook. "Apply to "flfrn'Hftmilman. Quite a number of ..veterans are proving up their pension claims before District clerk Krug. Kibeb's Cough Drops are only 5 cents a package. A labge lot of granite from Mar- ble Fall's and stone from Ihe Gay Hill quarry pass here every day. "No such goods have over been displayed in Jirenham. No such opportunity to secure novelties will ever bo presented. E. JR. .Fbanklin. The city is receiving a geneia1 cleaning up and the bad places in tho streets are all being repaired...

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

BRENHAM. WEEK NERv"- 4 VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS. THURSDAY. DECEMBER 3 4891 v. LY & b c i s f 5. P" s r ' " IP SlltfUONS 11 . OlMxJliO leaLEsta Brenham Texas T. fc- $ 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 m cultivation balance in pasture good water Price 4 per acre easy .terms. 8000 acres two miles from Ballinger all up- ler 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 $2.50 ' $' per acre. 1280 acres 12 miles northeast of Ballinger .3 per acre. 80 sections in Run- nels Goncho Coleman and Coryell counties; will sell in lots to suit. 6000 acres in the 'counties of Schleicher and Sutton counties $1.25 per acre. eiMt :& IhihiT liidibo rayiifiir naore j- r. x. m iptenaio cohjp.u uoa. ui pnsertt It with TMt utUftctlon fcr tht corn of all forma n4 ttur...

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

BMlm iiii i lmiwmin i "BaMatJTTlTWTHHgMiMaMaMMPBBWMBaBMiMBaiMttMr""MrrWfMMMllMMnn The Weekly Banner. J. O KANKKf Proprietor. Thursday December 3rd 1891. A cyclone in Washington D. C. Monday killed seven persons. There is said to' be plenty of grain for consumption in Germany. The municipal council of Toted for the striking miners. Paris The editorial page of the Austin Statesman is as good as any in the State. The railway commission is at work on the western classification sheets. The Wall Street News thinks that Europe is "on the verge of a finan- cial panic.'' The French papers pay a high tribute to the memory of the late lord Lytton. in ' Sax SIakcos had a local option election recently and went dry by a majority of four. The strike of the engineer and firemen on the St. Louis Belt Line has been settled. Gov. HoGGmado a speech of wel come to the Virginia editors who were in Austin Wednesday. The south is now ready for an- other boom and will probably have ya good taste of it next...

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