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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 December 1879

X'- !T a 7- v . -. v. CJ t. I.W: I-: AANNER BRENHAM WEE t iT T "T'4' 5 -- VOEUME XIY. BREKHAM WASHINGTON COUNTY TEXAS FRIDAY DECEMBER 5 1879. NUMBER 40 sfc 14 8 ii jl t l-ifi -. Y f S. li TUTPS PILLS r srft caArftiq troin "Vqcefeabla prodoctt coTTiblTanc in thgrn tnq MffnTffVft or TT jW-jjay which ia roccynigerbT phjiciaiia ftg a nubtfatatft CofcSomsiTpoggsaing mil tbaTtrtttca of that mineral without lta Sad aftsr-effecSB. AS AN AHTI-BiLIQUS MEDiOIKE thoy are Incomparable. Thay tUamlata tha TOHTEPlSlVgfl tarteorato the Sa5V6'&5"SYSTEM and give tono to thflpaflV OBQAN8CTtatingper' foot digestion and thorough amnaijoa of food. Ifbeyexext a powerfaTHflnenoo on tha glgMlfiyfl and QVEand throiaghthaoaoianaremova all imp-art aea thus vltallging tha tiaroas of tha body and gaoriag n healthy coiJUcn of tha gyatem. AS AHNTI-MAURIAL REMEDY . heylmvaiioeqnBJ;undejarcffaltact aa a. preventive end cure forBillonSjBe gaittont Intermittent Typhoid "Feygjej and Fever and Agne Upon the healthy i...

Publication Title: Brenham Weekly Banner
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 December 1879

Z?$ 9h ' "A THE WEEKLY BANNER. kt suanas & uEcax. Friday - - Dec. 5.1879 The Gatesville Sun wants Judge Flemming for governor. YakoOd Kahn has left Cabul; this means a place in Afghan- istan. Tuje Martin Ball is one of fihe strongest supporters of Gov. Roberts. Tec Mexia Ltdgti cs ems to "have but little or no confidence in the politicians. The Houston Telegram gives' a five column summary of the 'president's message. Havnes the sanctificationist is said to have gone to Brook- lyn to meet Beechcr. The question of taxing church property is to be agitated in the next legislature of Ohio. 12 The agricultural department estimates the' cotton crop for the present year 4936285 bales. New Orleans is now having a little more excitement in the trial of crooked whiskey cases. The ' San Antonio Express will on new year's day issue a special edition of io.OOO copies. JJjjcu has been said in the Detutoa ind Sherman papers in regard to the Greenlaw scan- dal. On the 2nd inst. the steam- ship ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 December 1879

EEI T?3 '-awa S5 ?Wj(3 J i l - IHlk. iUPBill1 : I LtoI Intelligence. Spare-SBs and are getting ripe. backbones Weather dry and dusty "with no prospects of rain. The steamer has been re- moved to its new engine house. Just received one car load of fresh lime. J. S. Norton. JIeichardt& CoRNiTiusJiave just received -two car loads of furniture. E. Joseph Jate with A. M. White -can fto- be found with R. Hoffmann. Butter and eggs are scarce in this market and command i stiff" prices. Tire Banner this morning contains- an increased amount of reading matter. Kansas corn in sacks is re tailing .in. this market at 75 cents per bushel - TuRKEYS.rgNow;ts the time to pwdiaseyour.clmstmastur- "keys -while they are cheap. Water water more water is the cry In every portion" of the county and still it won't rain jLadics get permanent relief by using "BLACK-DRAUGHT" Soidbyj.Tris- tram. There is not now a vacant business Jiouse in the city all are occupied and more wanted. The scarcity of lumber a...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 5 December 1879

Tjj-s- xjji mMZrf & n 7 '- r "- I 1 V. r - - Lf r 1 - --: J-"- Pt v ; T v sD-- IV J ra:a . ff" fetfAJF" i- !?-- is" -. hT" . ?p . f "V ' anner. EASWER AGESTS. Dr.W.CBURD Wesley. J. II. BOWERS Button. RHORGE GRATER ...Zionsvillc. WM.PJ2-CH J Berlin. ?. "-L WILLIAMS Inde-pendcace.1 K J CSvOUK ........ .vastnn;--ton. i- -I. G.THOMPSON.i GrabalL SET-. ROGERS .Cliappcll IltlL A. G. CARTER Gay HilL J. B CAVraULL.... Lorn; Point. i. H. GREY.....-. Mill Creek. OTTaSCHAWE.. Pleasant Hill. J.J. IIAGGERTY Iklhille. I G CASJUCHAKU Industoy. "fOHXT. RANKIN Hound Top. i. tTRAGER.. .'.Guldirgs. '.V. A. IiORSETT. DeaSnUe. RKV.J. L. "LEMONS CaldwclL T. X- GRIFFIN...- Hempstead. J. Ei THOMPSON Sco-pi-onions. W. B.PIER Travis. It 1". BAINE Lexington. - 5H.MI AMD FARS& Well Kept Fama. A well ordered farm well chosen stock comfortable build- ings a neatly kept garden roadw'ay or entrance way gates well hung fences well kept shade trees ornamental shrub- bery paint without and white- wash within ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 12 December 1879

SZ&SSgR8 w. - BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER VOLUME XEV. BRENHAM WASHINaTON COUNTY; TEXAS FRIDAY DECEMBER 12 1879. NUMBER 50 v - u -sg! T. J. ROBERSON. ROBERSON O'RIORDAN & CO. Insurance Land & Collecting Agents OFFICE: 31 ST. CHARLES STREET. BRENHAM TEXAS. "We represent first class FIRE and LIFE Insurance companies and Issue To'icies caall lands of Property in anv part of the state. J66T1 WesHwrtiseireeordiirceanT property placed in our Jiands for sale or rent. We have the (Complete ABSTRACT of the lands of Washington county and ghe special attention to the investigation of titles andsurveying of lands. Orders left at our office for surveying will be promptly atten dedtobyour J. JT. SAYLES COUNTY SURVEYOR. Special attention given tt collection of claims in this and adjoining counties. WE OFFER THE FOLLOWING PROPERTY IN THE CITY OF BRENHAM FOR SALE: Lota ofanv slae to rait um-chasers In the Ewlnff addition to Brenham situated Uirta fonTtli milnnorthwMt of llie counbouM. SO acres ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 12 December 1879

nfe.)!r rzrysmmgf S ZT WV JDt h -"VvCi E? - "as B THE WEEKLY-BANNER. . .; ri-; Friday; - - Deo 13-1879 -t .? The cotton. invcstftwtion-isJ . the SlI-absdrClng"topiC atTGaljt CoscrSss has passed a Teso lution to adjourn from December 19 la January o. 1 The Waco Sim 'has set Rev; 'T. K. Street tobkcharjic 'ofit and down it went r" Gkxxr arrived atTJb ulsville oh" the 10th inst and' was tSustastiCallvjeceivcd. THZ-Two'tatrdbs 7s certainly no admirer of GenrjGrantu as.it ;-"!. 1-To r.VUw7. to. Vlftl ! Galveston lias another dail vl j OinlTedncsday thfe DafA'ttnill evening gaper niadc its Appear- --"TiT;T ttfeek' Issue. ofrthd yc JffereSm TwJisayHubb'asaii " 'o5ter7on-the1gfeenBacfcquts- . TrtE Texs iails now. contain Safety Yonderhriedjini'urderer;; PvgFY .tc5sfiint 1 xAx jKjksienffircjdamp iij tm? itston Eaacoalnines;ihQ 5tber dayjurned three -men.-one ' TuiGacihnatJrj-caHs "Gmn jhe?'Otd-l8aniinEvefy-odjfWay;'- Thisusianabor- 'isnrfname r r lAfETJally Ihe Evening enttiai is tneia5i new...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 12 December 1879

V VJV- "7 -ST- && -;' I r. R- r- d -' 1 '' 1 I M tv j r .y.i-jg: 13u?T0Sijants a daily paper btitivjjrinaowa-itawhilc". There is somrtalk of'cstab- lbh1ng4HfaiIy paper atChappell HilL --. -? .Farm in the Long Poi Point ffreod'jftresoifSyisoivi is W fW.I OivKERsJTefMtutaitJT Batches' .v:A.5 '. V "W.A. J arc c all smiies-tne little turnips 'ei L2LS The engine was out yester- day afternoon 'pumping watcr KBCEIrns 01 cuiiuil ncic quite- Kgitt" yesterday. The market is unchanged. ' - - Sisf ofr the'f en gamblers fined ' 'on.Tuesday'wcnttqjail having t:jA tc nastiheir.firtes. - ItKKTWff'oatewid wheat-will now-Vw. older. The ground Lllltll WU P- S.M.L. -V-. e complete .TflEjOaily and WeeKlyFAK- kek is always an. sue iVL Kattmann & CoVbobkT store and newsdeppt. V& Abe;M8VBRis 'doings wiiblc- ' .sale toy business.jjEriday he "suppliedT two country stores with holiday stocks. SThe " "TeHip"mncefKSoricl. Jield einjregular meeting on Mondayvenfng and took in one new member " TnM...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 12 December 1879

'JS r i Weekly Banner. BANKER AGENTS. Dr. W. CBAIRD Wesley. I. H. BOWERS Btoton. GEORGE GRATER Zionsville. Wm. rESCH... ..-..- Berlin. J. If. WILLIAMS Independence R. T.CROOK Washington. Dlt N.G. THOMPSON. ...... Graball. BEN. S. ROGERS Chapnell IIiU. A. G. CARTER Gay Hill. 1. B. CAMrCELL. Lom Point. J. E. GREY Mill. Creel. OTTO SCIIAWE Ileasant Hill. J.J.HAr.GERTY BeMIc. J.G.CARM1CHAEL Industry. JOHN T. RANKIN Round Top. L. CRAGER...... Giddings. W. A. DORSETT. Dcanville. Rev. T.L. LEMONS CaldwelL J.T. GRIFFIN Hempstead. I.E. THOMPSON Scmpronious. W.B.PIER Travis. H. E. BAINE Lexington. KOISS AM ARRa Corn Broad. Mobile Eejlster The cheapest food in Amer- ica is corn bread properly made. It is also very healthful and in- vigorating. It is'thc main de- pendence of the very poor. It requires but a trifle over a pound ofit per day to keep the human system in health and vigor and this pound cost only about one cent Of course. a little salt lard and chemical preparation is used to make i...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 December 1879

ggsj (rfr"" '- 53.w?- "ln j K A1-x?"'" BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER. VOLUME XIV. BRENHAM WASHINGTON COUNTY TEXAS FRIDAY DECEMBER 19 1879 NUMBER "51 4&1r- T. J. nODURSO.V. I.T.J.O'KIORnAN J10BERS0N O'RIORDAN & CO. Insurancs Land & Collecting Agonts OFFICE: NO. 33 ST. CHARLES STREET BRENHAM TEXAS. We represent firt class TIKE ami l.IPUInsurcnce companies and Lisue Pouae on all kind of Propertr in anv part of the state. BaS We ach ertiie free of charce any property placed in our hands for sale or rent We havethe complete AUSTKACT of the lands of Washinon county an! ji e special attention to the inres igation of titles andunreyins of lands. Orders left at our office for surveying ill be promptly attm dedtobyoar J. W. SAYLES COUNTY SURVEYOR. Special attention given to collection of claims in this and adjoining counties. WE OFFER THE FOLLOWING PROPERTY IN THE CITY OF BRENHAM FOR SALE: LoUofsnrilMto lt parch&-rn. In the EwiuffAiliUilon to Brenham ritiutetl thrrr fourth nillM nortb...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 December 1879

- ir- LC THE WEEKLY BANNER. BY RANKIN & LEVIN. 3?rklnr. --DeclO 1879 "'The Weekly BannLR today is a solid paper no leads even in editorial matter. Wn have had Pinafore now for Grant says the lokc on the Galveston Naes. Curries trial on application for bail will take place at Marsh- all on the 31st inst. Tun Telegram says the acci- dental increase in weights made Moody & Jamison $12000. Mr. Culberson has introduc- cdi a bill in tlic house for the construction of a railroad from San Antonio to Laredo. Edward Gutheridge has been confirmed by the senate to be United States attorney for the eastern district of Texas. TiiEstcamship Hanover from Bremen arrived at New York on the 15th inst bringing 333 German immigrants mostly for Texas. The Spanish senate at Madrid is discussing the question of the abolition of slavery in Cuba. A majority of the senate is in fa- -vor of abolition. Mr.Steele of North Caro- lina has introduced a bill in the house changing the time for meeting of cong...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 December 1879

;: sr nee. - m jr' Peach blooms are still to be seen.""- . Ouktoy'dcalers arc doing a brisk business); - - BREkHAMtnoy.-hastwo brass bands riregularpractice.V-. ja Frost. Early risers report a heavy white-frost on Monday mormnff. " . a. Tie choppers are wanted on the Santa Ee railroad. See ad- vcrttsement AsVa(JANcv. There is now room for 'another daily "paper iriBrenham.' F '- Call and inspect Graber's holiday goods. They arc per- fect beauties St. Louis cabbage and pota- es arelstill ta be seen on'sale toes ih'this market. 9 Our commission merchants all appear to be doing a pros- perous business. -f j Ovsters can be had at our restaurants afss cents a doren served in all styles. There are plenty of oysters in town some of which are said to be a little over-ripe. Pork untf ortliTsfcf' cents per pound at least" we hear 6Pen- gagements being made at that price. "BLACKiDRAUGHF: nms'Sstive- xjcss and sick headache Sold by J.Tristram. Some of'the b'hoys Tiave al ready commenced to take ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 19 December 1879

v- y & S i r Weekly Banner. BANNER AGENTS. Die V. CBAIRD Wesley. I. II. BOWERS'. Burton. GEORGE GRATER Zionsville. AVM. rcscii 1erI!n- kM. -WILLIAMS Independence. I. CROOK. Washington. Dk N.G. THOMPSON GrabaU. BEN. S. ROGERS Chappell HilL A. C. CARTER.'. Gay HilL I..R. CAMPBELL Lone Point TIT. REY Mill Creek. OTTOSCHAWE Pleasant HilL I.J. IIAOGERTY Bellville. J. G.CARM1CIIAEL Industry. JOHN T. RANKIN Round Top. L CRAGER Giddings. W.A. DORSETT. Dcanville. Rrv.T. L. LEMONS CaldwelL J. T. GRIFFIN Hempstead. I.E. THOMPSON Sempronious. V. B. HER Travis. H. E. MAINE Lexington. Tun new faculty of the A. and M. college are all or near- ly all Virginians. The latest election returns from Louisiana make the dem- ocratic majority 26213. "There's millions in it" nearly two hundred millions in the United States treasury. The newspapers at all the principal towns in the state are clamorous formanufactories but manufactories arc not establish- ed. Capital is wanting. The San Antonio Express sa...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 December 1879

""TJ f - - i BANNER. WEE '.-' 7.- BRENHAM WASHING-TON COUNTY TEXAS FRIDAY DECEMBER 26 1S79. NUMBER 52 VOLUME XIY. JK Si Y ! in f T. J. ROBUUSOX. J.T.J.O'KIOUDAX ; .ROBERSON O'RIORDAH & CO. Insurance Land .Collecting Agents OFFICE": NO. 33 ST. CHARLES STREET. -33R.12iVII.A.:ri TEXAS. We represent fint diss FtUE and LIFE Insurance companies anil Issue Tohacs on aU kinds xjf Property in anv part of the state. VaT We advertise free of charce any property placed in oar hands for sale or rent. W e have the complete AI..- rKAV.' ul SielUndsor Washington county an 1 gic special attention to the injc igation of .lies and sun-eying of lands. Orders left at our olice for surveying will be promptly attsn ded to by our J. W. SAYLES COUNTY SURVEYOR. SpcciAI attention given to collection of claims in this and adjoining counties. WE OFFER THE FOLLOWING PROPERTY IN THE CITY F BRENHAM FOR SALE": LnUnfanrfclzeti) mil itmharr. In the Ewlu-l.Uilon to It miti am i-Llua:M Hirre rwtrth mile northwest o...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 December 1879

jm& i 1 if i c I Iff I THE WEEKLY BANNER. feY RAXK1X & LEVIN. 'Fridav. - Dec- 2G.1879 CLOSE OFTHK XIYTH VOLUME. With this number closes the fourteenth volume and four- teenth year of the publication of the Weekly Banner. The "proprietors take this occasion to return their sincere thanks to the many patrons of the paper for-the liberal support accorded it. The past course of the pa- pcr'may be taken as an indica- tion of the. future; no pains or cxpense'will be spared to make the WeeklyBanner newsy and interesting and we hope during c coming year to largely in crease .its circulation ana use fulness. ' THE BLUE CROSS. A newspaper cannot be pub- lished without money; a large - majority of the patrons of the "Banner have paid up; a few we regret to say have not done so. Those who receive this number af the paper with a blue X following their names will understand that they are in ar- rears and that until they settle ho" more papers will be sent We- regret the necessity of this ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 December 1879

- """ "yiBSvTy?? T --" J - JK V . ec33sesAi Y I: ).. J i ii' '1 P .t BptttelHgencI Compliments of the season. 'E?jOGG-attlie saloons tills roornin&w TnERE-are several' cases of typhoid fevcr.inthe.city. Attention is called to the assignee's notice elsewhere. Rain. On Friday ivc had several light showers of rain. TuE5;tofficewll be open tday'fronTS tVi o'clock The Walhingtpn market has "kerflummuxed" gone up the Sweet potatoes are worth Si per bushei; turnips gi.50 'per bushels Rabbits. Nice fat rabbits are selling at IS cents a piece or two for a'quarterl Several families are camped in the vicinky ofthis city-whq are unable to procure dwelling houses SaK-EVand not-"Ceiling" is iJie'ne-oLthe'new-Jtown 'a' tout'oo-KalSantac railway "DeiowrucuvnB. VS. :--.TJt . AiuKY.Kall.has been taste fully and beautifully decorated' with evergreens. .-.Theyoung ladies' did tne worK - c Attention is .called tp the programme of die "Bienham Greys baU tinder the head of new ad vestsements Some Ftou...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 26 December 1879

a-pK: -'Vkir7 ? r. r - -V ii ? 3 m . anner. Sl - BAKNER AGENTS . "De. W. &RAIKD .....; Wesley. I.H. BOWERS... ..-......- Burton. GEORGE GRATER..-. Zionsvilh WjuVESCH Baja- J. M. WILLIAMS Icdepcndence. jC-I;CR0OK...A .. Washington DkCN. G.THOMrSON GrabaU. j 3EJCS. ROGERS;. Cfcappell IlilU A:Q.tRTER GaHill.. J.JJ. CAMPBELL...... ...Lone; roint J. E. GREY -. MM Creek. OTTO SC1IAWE FJeasantltill. J.T. HAOGERTV.;.... Belhillc. J.t:.CRSIICHAEL.....;...In(IastiT.. JOHN' T. RANKIN Kound-Top. UCRAGER. ...... GidrtnRi. W.A.DORSETT Deanvillc REV.T.L.LEMQNS ....CaIdwelL J.T. GRIFFIN;.... .'.. ..."Hempstead. J. E.TI JOMPSON . ". U . . '. Sanpronions. V.B.riER .... .Travis. IL'EIBAINE;.........:...Letinton HO& m FARHL Agricultural Xotcs. Plinty-Nichols-says: There is little trouble in '.making a thor- oughbred short horn "weigh 1000 pounds'at twelve mbnths.- J have one on hand nov that pulls IXXX) pounds at eleven tnpnths and three others LI weighed to-day consisting of two males and one ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 2 January 1880

-- -3SSZ'n"" i BRENHAM WEE - iJJ : rir ; J .! VOXgE XiV. BRENHAM WASHIKGTOjST COTJNTY TEXAS FRIDAY JANUARY 2 1S80. NUMBER 1 ji.? JKJi JL BAN'NEMr T. J. ROBERSON' ' . . I.T.J.O'RIOKBAN J-W. SAYLES- ROBERSON O'RSORDAN & CO. ' Insurance Land & Collecting Agents - OFFICE: NO. 33- ST. CHARLES STREET. 33JE2.E3V13A.Ivr TEXAS. We represent first class FIRE andXHTInsenmce companies and Iain Policies ha all kinds of Property laanv part of the state. IS" e adiotue free of chan-e any properly placed in oar hands for sale or rent We have the complete ABSTRACT of f theTahds of TOSsHSjfSffcSShlfSSTgVe special attention to the raves igation of titles nd sureyiag of -lands. tOrders left at on office fir sun ej nig wdl be promptly atten dedtoby-otzr w ' J. WVBAYPES COUNTY SURVEYOR. Special atfeMwI if en 3 cblfcction of claims ia this and adjoining counties AVE OFFER THE FOLLOWING PROPERTY IN THE CITY OF BRENHAM FOR SALE: Tv.tnfMnrcIifti:d mil mrchafter . lathe Ewlnr addition to Bnenluun itnat...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 2 January 1880

?p if THE WEEKLY BANNER. 3Y KAXKIN & IXVIK. T'riaay. - - .ran. Q. 1880 A Hapyy New Year to alL The Austin Statesman calls the bell punch hiv an ugly ex- periment. The Banner it indebted to senators Coke arfl Maxcy for congressional favors. The Georgetown Sun shines for Governor Roberts and also favors his re-election. Alabama. has funds in New York" for the payment of the January interest in full. Ninctv thousand poor people in the city of London were pro- sidcd.with a municipal dinner on Christmas day. W. Hepwokth Dickson1 his- orianacd travelcrand for many years .editor of the London Athenxum is dead. " . Mrs. Clara Claviss aged 103 years was burned to death by the explosion of a lamp at NewOrlerns the other day." N. D. Carter member of the legislature of Arkansas from Franklin count" was assassinat- ed at his home a. feu- days ago. . . The rumor that there is to be an extra session of the legisla- ture is denied. The bell punch farce is to last all next year. On Saturday last...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 2 January 1880

PiSSw Locsil-Intalligence. !B8ohfHbfeR.U.? "BUCK-BSAUeHT" tJja aai K5a inpossbla. - SoJijt t.Tnstnm. .TllE county" doromlssjoners met;ygsterday. Farmers are complaining that the ground is too hard and dry to plow. JlANT farmers are trying to hire iands-ibut farm labor is vcryscarcc Farmers in die neighbor- hood of. Burton and Seidell's store have began'plowing. Pleas Barniuu. ofthisfcoun ty received a Christmas gift from his wife. It was.abig boy Rev. I. G. John of the Texas Christian Advocate preached two-exceilent'sermons at Chap- peil'tliu on ounaajr iu Shingles arc now being laid on the roof of the new Metho dist church and that edifice will in a dstyor-twd be under' cov' er. Prof. C P. Estill who had been in the city a day or two left with his family on Saturday for their future home at the A. and M. college. Corros. During the holi days the receipts have been very light only a few -bales' daily. The market here "is nominal at quotations. The sheriff treated the pris oners in t...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Brenham Weekly Banner — 2 January 1880

WeeHy Banner tSAnker agests. t)tr. CBAIRD.. Wesley. H.KNITTLE Burton. CEORGE GRATER Zronsnlle. . il-M;il iwim. . WILLIAMS. Ir-depcndencc. .CROOK. Wasrunrton. D N.O. TIIOMKjON GrabalL BEN.S. ROGERS ChappeU UilL A. G. CARTER Gay IliU. J. n CAMPBELL I.onr; Point. 1. E. GREY. Mill Crl OTTO SCIIAWE Pleasant IliU. . I. IIAtlGriKTY RcUnlte. .G.CARMIC1IAKL. Indutnr. JOHN T. KANKIN ..KoundTop. L CRAGER.. Gidcmss. W.A.noRSnTT. Deannlle. Rev. J. L. LEMONS Caldwell. T. T. GRIFFIN Hempstead. I.E. THOMPSON Semproruous. M. U. 11DK. .......... .... 1RMS. II. E.BAINE Lexington. BRASS GRASS TOtt ALU December 26 'jg. Editors Banner: It is said that no people arc independent who do produce what they cat and wear; thisic never have done hence the nc- cecessity of raising our own horses mules sheep cerials and hay; aid producing our own butter cheese rice sugar and fruits also raise our own cattle and hogs and when we do this vc shall perhaps live more in dependently than any other people in the world. G...

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