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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 31 December 1891

. BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. - T is w VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY DECEMBER 3d 1894. wt NCT 52 E -I. - fi 9 i - LP. SHIS tal Estate Aen Brenham3 Texas. Office over Hcber Stone's Bank: .?'-.:. ':' 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 up--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 j?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 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. FANCIES. Fair blight thoughts and fancies (Widen Haunt the window where my soul Sits alone in prison holden. Yet def j-ins mr control. 1 can hear their...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 31 December 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. G. ItANKIlf Proprietor. Vhursday December 31st 1891. Secretary Tracy says he does not anticipate any war with Chili- With which party in the approach- ing con-paign will" the mugwumps affiliate. The Basses wishes its thousands of readers at home and abroad a merry christians and a happy new year. The nephew of Minister Egan's is accused of seducing the 12-ycar-old daughter of the lady he was about to marry. Hon. John Ireland the "Sage of Seguin' is being groomed for gov- ernor. Mr. Ireland has many in- fluential followers in Texas. Ex-Ministei: MRciER of Montreal Quebec is said to have stole a million six hundred thousand dollars which he covered up by calling it special expenditures. Under McKinley beer costs the retailer just about a dollar a barrel more than it did before. Every siloonkeupiir must pay that part of lis Jornior profits for the support of Mcl.inley and the Republican ma- chine. The united forces of two Repub- lics chasiner Garza and a small ban...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 31 December 1891

t V STATETTEWS. La grippe is at Palestine. Burglars at Terrell are doing the city. Cottle couny will organize on January 11. 1892. Old rails are soiling at S5 a cord at Cloburne. The State Saengerfest will still meet in Dallas nest May. The Salvation Army is holding services at Austin. Fredericksburg has shipped 100000 pounds of pecans this lall. Jefferson Texas is shipping iron ore to Birmingham Alabama. Representative J. W. Trutt of Timpson is for Chilton for Senator- The residence of "W. W. Mc- Claren's at Marshal was burned Tuesday. Oil has been struck at Brown wood in sufficient quantities to light the town. The county attorney of Travis county is making it decidedly warm for lottery ticket dealers at Austin. . The Panhandle mill at Vernon uses 1000 bushels of wheat daily and sold last month S25000 worth of flour. At DallaB Thursday Jno. Gard ner received a wound from a knife in the hands of W. J. Woodie from which he will die. San Saba county marble fields will some dav bo dev...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 31 December 1891

The Weekly Banner. J. G KANKIN Proprietor. Thursday December 31st 1891. It is said that Mr. Reagan has gubernatorial aspirations. Speaker Crisp and Congressman Mills are reported sick yet. In China slips of mulberry bark serve as money in the interior towns. The Paris News says Texas will honor Mills as he deserves to be honored. It is said that the holidays have produced a peaceful feeling at the national capital towards Chili. The Cleburne Chronicle observes that since the death of the alien land law loan agents are advertising "plenty of money to loan. The Henderson Times expresses the belief that the sub-treasury gang and the leading attorneys of Jay Gould are-marching on together. The Texas exhibit cars are now in North Carolina and on Christmas day at Ashville were visited by thou- sands of prospectors and capitalists. There is likely to be a lively scramble in Kansas for the seat of Senator Plumb deceased and it may be that the bitter Ingalls will get back through this means....

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 31 December 1891

" V LOCAL NEWS. The Barker wishes its patrons a happy and a prosperous new year. The old folks ball at the Germania unday night was well attended and W heartily enjoyed by those present. " Judge T. S. Beese of Waller coun- ty was among the distinguished at- tendant at the District convention. The children of the Presbyterian Sifitday school had a masquerade party at Eldridge hall Wednesday night. Capt. T. S. Clay of Independence after a severe attack of la grippe his many friends will be glad to learn is convalescing. Attachments were run on the H. Huber stock Saturday evening by 5. T. Cotton & Co. New Orleans aod H. FiBher of this city. Judge Gray formerly a farmer of Washington county after spending the holidays at his old home has re- turned to his home near Brown- Tvood. A 5-cent package of Kiber's Cough Drops will stop the hacking cough. Children cry for it. Justice Coubt regular session convened Monday. There is a full docket which will take several days to dispose of. Qui...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 31 December 1891

The Brenham Banner. (published dailt and weekly.) Weekly S2 a year in advance. Timfs. Teal and transient advertise ments inserted at one dollar per square of one inch for first insertion and fifty cents per square for each subsequent insertion. Obituary notices and tributes of respect in- serted at half price. Entered at the postoffice at Brenham Texas as second-class mail matter. Oflicial Jonrnal of Green's Brigade Association OUR AGENTS. John F. "Weibusch Burton Texas. T. J. Pautell Lyons Texas. Jo Hikeski Wesley Texas. C (J. Campbell Greenvine Texas. Jo Wolksta Latiurn Texas. P. iL Gbiwik Lyons Texas. C Kesseliko Caldwell Texas. Gus Siebel Carmine Texas. OHKISTMAS OfEK. Christmas is over. The day in Brenham was a gala one. "Peace on earth and good will towards men" was not exactly the motto of everybody here for there was some few fights but this was the senti- ment of the great majority of the christian people here. It was in- deed a season of Riving and receiv- ing. A season wh...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 31 December 1891

'' LOCAL NEWS. c Saturday was a beautiful winter day. ' A -r it. o-4-ct Irtff flio if.r Rnf.nr- v r iinmir. iiniu jciu i.jlvj iuvi ijuvui day for the adjacent fields hunting. " True everybody was a little full Christmas but then it comes chestnuts. Auctioneer McDonald disposed of a number of old horses before the -court house Thursday. Harbisons' Famous band was out serenading Thursday evening: and discoursed some exceent music. There is to be a big dance at the residence of Capt. T. C. Clay near K Independence during the holidays. Messrs. Paul Eichard and Tom vRivers who have been off attending t school are at home for the holidays. Frank Martin on a charge of dis- turbing the "peace was tried before Justice Curry and fined SI and costs. Stephen Williams and Francis Martin 'colored were married in the court house Thursday by Jus- tice Curry. Silvia Williams on a charge of disturbing the peace was fined SI and cost in Justice Curry's court Thursday. A little German girl died of meas...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 31 December 1891

LOCAL NEWS. Fbiday being a legal holiday the banks will be closed. WeDn.'i WINE OF CARDtH or i emals dUeises. The little daughter of Mr. J. M. Sallus Miss Mary is dangerously sick with typhoid fever. Box of Kaisins for 75 cents at Kibeb's. These will be a grand New Year ball given at Berlin Friday night at which Voss' band will furnish the music. Sheriff Teague returned from El- gin Weanesday with Milton Hill in- carcerating him in the county jail on a charge of burglary. Attention is directed to the New Tear change in the advertisement of Messrs. A. & i. Harrison. Jtteaa thfiir announcement to their cus tomers and the public generally. MeELREFS WINE OF CARDUI for Wek Nerve Mb. Jno. B. Vinson has just closed a trade with Mr. A- D. Williams who became the purchaser of the Jno. D. Jakson homestead near Chappell Hill consisting of 315 acres at $25 per acre. Mr. Jackson has moved to Austin. The Houston Age of a recent date says: "Judge John Alexander coun- ty judge of Burleson count...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 January 1897

BEEN WEEKL volume xxxn BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY JANUARY 7 1897. NUMBER 1 "XELLOWSTONE KITT'S LOSSES. BANNER. .fJ U 4 .About S3000. That Went up in Smoke Monday Night. Yellowstone Kitfc lost a moderate fortune in the fire that destroyed tho Dwyer cottages Monday night. In addition to a dozen or so cos tumes the material for which was purchased in India at a cost of $10 per yard a complete wardrobe in- eluding half-a-dozen fine suits of clothing shoes shirts etc. he lost a Jewel case containing over $500 worth of diamonds $300 in silver and $1500 in currency. Part of the Bilver and a few of the diamonds were recovered from the debris Tuesday. Mr. Kitt places bis losses at between three and four thousand dollars. At tho time the fire started there was no one at home but the colored housekeeper the entire company be- ing at the free concert. A gasoline stove on which the woman was cooking became unmanageable and In trying to smother out the burners tho woman wrapped them in quilts and gav...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 January 1897

f 9 V r H The Weekly Banner- JOH G. BAHSIN Salter red Proprietor. Brenliam Thursday Jan. 7 1S97 The Spanish arms are meeting with serious reverses in the Phillip- pine Islands as well as in Cuba. o The Austin hotels and hash houses are making big preparations for the assembling of the legislature on the 12th of January. too Hox. E. IT. House and Hon. L. L. Foster arc spoken of as probable candidates for the governorship of Texas two years hence. Mb. Betas wili deliver five more lectures under the present manage- ment all in Texas commencing at .Houston January 20th. English and American capitalists are trying to unite to control all the lumber mills of the boutliern states in. one powerful combine. Hakbt Hoi and Lord Beresford convicted of forgery have been par doned out of the Georgia penitenti- ary by Governor Atkinson. The president of the republic of Mexico lias ordered at Dayton Ohio what will be the finest palace car train in the world to ride up and down Mexico with. Weee it ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 January 1897

y v -. . U. - t LOCAL NEWS. The holidays are over and we will all bare to get down to business again. There were 1138 chattel mort Cages filed for record in the county clerk's office during 189G. Weslex Mackey and Alice Hal- bert colored began the New Tear by getting married. Justice Ewing officiated. Mb. B. F. Dotson of William Penn was in the city Friday and reported a fine boy at his house born last Tuesday. Clergymen entitled to half fare permits on the Santa Fe are request ed to call on the tiefcet agent and secure application blanks. A local wiseacre Bays a man may "bo excused for breaking New Year resolutions since a contract made on a legal holiday is not binding. Me. Adolf Leeds has retired from the commission business to accept a position with Messrs. Beichardt Becker & Co. wholesale grocers. The many friends of Mr. T. J. Shapard of Hempstead will be glad to know tbatjhe is convalescing af- rer an attack of pneumonia. After the installation of their re& cehtly elec...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 January 1897

r bi . ; r The Weekly Banner. JOHN G. 3AHKIST Zaitcr and Fr:pr:etcr. Urenbaa. Thursday Jan. 7 lis97. The Southern Pacific railway is is said to be contemplating an early extension to Galveston. Tarn wrecking is becoming so frequent that nervous people en fertain a mortal fear of starting on a journey by rail. Tee fact has been made apparent in this section that all "vigorous kickers" are not ball teams. members of foot Thehe seems to be a perfect epi- demic of failures throughout the country with no immediate pro- spect of a ''let up" in tho matter. ' o Thebe is some talk of E. H. R. Green taking the LaPorte railway "in out of the wet."' It needs "a raise" from some derection very badly. V w It is claimed that Galveston's progress has been greatly hampered for a number of rears by the ex orbitant exactions of the Galveston "Wharf Company. The sentiment of the people of the United States is crystallized in favor of the Cuban Republic but delay in action at Washington renders it of no...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 January 1897

pMnj-.ij.?iir 11 53E 'WS.'-J . TiJe Lady Maccabees inBtalled Sifters at Music Hall Monday night Phe New Tear at the age of four; ays is vory prolific with calamities? - . : . v.-v. low at Hempstead early Monday corning badly damaged inovarug Establishment of Dr. Urban. . t rber's "Wayside Inn Peas corn- pine apple are among the high 1 J J l TTT.l T..nn AIOxday was lnstauauon .nigni frith the Germania Lodge of" Odd PellowB. At the conclusion of' the istallation ceremonies .an elegant inch was served for the benefit of lembers only. Messrs'. 0. T. Koff and C.L. Wil- ins were appointed as a committee if the Knights of Pythias to meet ho remains of their deceased broth- .r Knight B. A. Stuckert at Wsl- iis. Messrs. x. a. uw auu Stuckert accompanid the committee. TJndeb favorable monetary condi- jns there is no reason why the lUnTted States should not become the leading market of the world in manufactured articles as well aB in giicultural products. Several real estate transfers took pla...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 January 1897

UUHilHT'Tlg The Weekly Banner. J. G. RANKIN Proprietor. prcahaui Thurstiaj-j Dec. 17. IS 9 C Christmas casualties have been -quite numerous throughout the country. Several big cattle deals have been snado in this State during the past cito weeks. The prospects of the Cubans gain- ing their independence is daily growing brighter. Keep your head up but not so fcigh that you cannot see the pover- ty and distress all around you. Toais wreckers when captured ought to be subjected to death by alow torture. There is no punish- ment Itoo severe for such inhuman .monsters. Toir Platt arises to remark that the name of the next senator from UJow York will not be Choate. That settles it. Tom is not in the habit of -talking through his hat. The report that the tug boat Three Friends" had had a brush -with three or more Spanish cruisers and had disabled a gunboat is con- sidered as a Mulhatton fabrication. Hon. E. H. B. Green has unders taken the herculean task of placing Texas in the Republican ...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 January 1897

SP5 LOCA.L JSTBWS. ie Kniehts and Ladies of Dixie re in cession Thursday night. These was nothing doing in any the courts Wednesday ana no restB were reported. 3v a milk deal consummated pedneaday Mr. J". B. Wilkina has am entered the dairy business. I The case of Henry Hopkins vs. F. linke tried in justice court Thurs-Iit- TflQiiH.flrI in n verdict for the I laiflW. The holidays are over and as a raBequence the Daily Banner iraps ' bacfc to its usual size wis bornmg. Titr season of "Deace on earth and food -will to men" has been produc- Bvo of more than the usual numner If casualities. Br "reason of several other enter- jiinmentsin the city Thursday even- ag the meeting of the .fcjpwortn keaguewas cancelled. Thursday was observed by the fatholic portion of the population a time for commemorating tne aemory of Saint Silvester. The county convicts under the lirection of Superintendent Robert- onftre building a bridge on Four lill Greet west of Burton. Akokq the closiner ecene3 of the...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 7 January 1897

The Weekly Banner. (L T. G. IMSKISi Proprietor. Brcnliaru Thursday Jan. 7 1S97. Justice Court was in session at "-Qroeuvine Saturday. A gkeat many people swore off -Tvkile some resorted to plain quit- tin jr. Tue New Year came in with a dreary drizzle and a suggestion of la. grippe. Ai.ex. Wyat colored was placed in jail Saturday on a capias pro fine oxecuted by Constable Burch. Tax first chattel mortgage for the jear 1697 was filed for record in the county clerk's office Saturday. Accounts of damage by high Trator will follow closely on the lioels of complaints about the long drouth. ALiTE telegram from Hempstead Saturday night announced Mr. T. J. $hapard resting easy and apparently improving. Ic O. Geai received a fine quar er of venizon Friday sent by his -son Charles who is Christmasing oathe-legua: i A hot box delayed the south- iound Santa Fe a short time Satur- day evening and necessitated chang- ing engines at this place. SUICIDE AT YOAKUM. Toe juvenilis members ofBren- ham ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 January 1897

' srWv ..rtii .8t " I' VOLUME xxxn BRENHAM TEXAS THURSDAY JANUARY 14 1897. NUMBER 2 JLlxik li jlI JjjJH; i U :. I?. IK tr w THE SYSTEM RESPONSIBLE. The Granbury News claimB that observant people are not disposed to attribute the long list of bank and business failures to short crops or injudicious legislation. McKinley's election has had little to do with the matter neither would it have been better or worse had Bryan been elected. The panic if you may so same it is simply the result of our businessfiystem. The credit system the debtmaking system of the present day. In almost every instance of a lint failure it will be found that the officials of the banks have either Borrowed the money or loaned it to others for speculative purposes. If the speculation proves a success the bank is well paid: but in case of loss the bank either loses or ati tempts to regain the loss by further loans. Finally the crash comes de- positors lose their money confidence is shaken and in a few instances th...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 January 1897

The Weekly Banner. JOHU G. BAUSiN Ziitcr and Proprietor. Brcnliam Thursday Jan. 14 1S97. It is said that office-seekers are making things red hot for McKinley with their appealing supplications. Perhaps the anciente who knew a thing or two were right in saying that the future is on the lap of the gods. Law and order seems to be a thing of the pist in Kentucky. Mob violence is of frequent occurrence and the civil officers of the law ap- pear to be powerless to check it. In- the death of Mr. Joseph B. McCullagh editor-in-chief of the St. Louis Globe-Democrat America loses one of her most gifted sons and the profession of journalism an able and brilliant exponent. "Whatver the republicans propose to do they should make haste about it and whatever thev propose not to do they should announce. Let the people know what they have to " txpest whether it be much or little. Our next legislature would prob- ably do well to take Mr. Cleveland's advice in one thing at least. It must legislate aga...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 January 1897

fiV I I O CALtNE-WS. Tee dayB are gradually increasing in length. Jaxuabx trade is reported better than usual. An "Anti-Treating Club" is the latest proposed organization for the city. The McKinley idea of prosperity continues to be abundantly in evidence. t J The law firm of Struwe & Mat thews has been dissolved by mutual consent. Hoa killing weather will enable farmers to reduce their swine surplus. t A LAE8E number of fat porkers have been killed in this county the i&st week. The celebrated "BkhehW' fruitB and vegetables are on exhibition at Wehmeyer'Bros. IiaGktp.ee" continues its ravages with unabated zeal and sneezing is Tary much in vogue. The Knights and Ladies of Dixie met Friday night in regular bi- monthly session. The city has beenbilled with pos- ters for Bryan's lecture at Houston; booked for the 20th inBt. This office will appreciate your crder fcr job j renting when you need work of that character. Thnrber's W ayside Inn Peas corn and pine apple are among tbe...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 14 January 1897

The Weekly Banner. JOHN 0. BANEIH Sditcr and Proprietor. Brenliain. Thursday Jan. 14 1S97 Ketdesixg prosperity is playing smash with the business affairs of the country. The alleged fillibusterer Three FriendB is not to be prosecuted for piracy as heretofore stated. The Ennis Meteor refers to the fact that times are bard and advises every fellow who has a iob that living can be made out of should hold to it. The franking privilege accorded congressmen should be discontinued on account of the many abuses to which the privilege is being sub jected. TnE continued failures in thi mercantile business coupled witl the bursting of banks is enough to give the average goldbug the dry grins. Their slogan of "Mclvinley and prosperity'1 don't seem to materialize worth a cent. Editob Eobisson soliloquizes thualy: "Christmas come and gone. To some it brought pleasure ; to others sadness and sorrow. Since civilization has adopted the bar berouB custom of celebrating Christ mas with burst-heaa whis...

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