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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 23 May 1889

- " A ' t: r iff -". r?if- ',! ?. ABILENE REFLECTOB -published by- BFFLP-RTOJ? PUBLISHING COMPAHl CURRENT COMMENT. Ax enormous landslide has occurred at Spiesbach, Switzerland, destroying Tillages, forests and cattle. Dn. Samuel S. Gakkigues, one of the best known scientists in Michigan, died at Ann Arbor on the 17th. The rush to the White House is greater than ever and the President has hardly a moment to himself. TnE gold fever has struck Glendive, Blont, in full force, a nugget worth $45 having been found in a gulch near there. TnE Teusa Central sugar grinding factory at Manzanillo, Cuba, has been destroved by fire, causing a loss of $400,000. TnE names Minneapolis, Detroit and Cleveland have been rejected by the navy authorities as not suitable for the new naval vessels. TnE British House of Commons by a vote of 210 to 160 has rejected Mr. Labouchere's motion to abolish hered itary seating in the House of Lords. At Parkersburg. W. Va., the other flay Joe Hooker, the famous trott...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 23 May 1889

- - "S 'r-w .- K I r r , t v V SIN'S AWFUL WOBK. Rev. Dr. Talmage "Warns the Peo ple Against Moral Poisons. The Caldron of Sin and Death Home Iiillueiices For Good or l!ad Indulence the Caldron orinlquity Advice to Young ilea. In a recent sermon at Brooklyn Dr. Tal mage took for his subject "A .Poisoned Dinner," and his text was from 2 Kings iv. 40: "So they poured out for the men to eat And it came to pass, as they tvere eaiing of the pottape, that they cried out, anil said, O, thou man of God, there is death in the pot. And they could not eat thereof." Elisha had gone down to lecture to the students in the theological seminary at Giljjal. He found the students very hungry, as students are apt to be. It is very seldom the world makes large pro vision for tho-e who give themselves to intellectual toil. In order that these stu dents may be prepared to hear what .Elisba says, he first feeds their hunger. Ho knows very well it is useless to talk, to preach, to lecture to hungry men. So...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 23 May 1889

.... -"33 F?i ff ! ' s. .- " 11 . Hdl "''I! .1 t . r 7- :-' ,? f fe lefleclor. THURSDAY, MAY 23, 1889. ft Selector FnlsMi Conpf. JOHN J. COOPER, President. O. L. MOOSE, Vice President. RICHARD WARING, Secretary A. W. BICE. Treasurer. :33nascrosas, JOHN J. COOPER, 'JSSv O.L. MOORE. 'S5JSv C.M.HARGER, H.W.WILSON, BICHABD WARING. Richard Waring, Business Manager. ADTERTISING BATES. lw lm 3m emlly se column Be-half column..... no-fourth column, no-eighth column. 818 13 8! 4 $35 20 8135 35 20 12 8 4 12 8 4 12 6 Oao inch. SUBSCBIPTION BATES. jcar.. -;;.;;" H Six months 50 Three months Manhattan and McPherson are Lav ing great Sunday school conventions this week. All the papers seem to be pleased with the appointment of Dick Walker for U. S. marshal. The new interest and usury law in Kansas goes into force and effect next Saturday, May 25. Money loaners will please take notice. It is rumored that after this year the Associated Press wiU devote only two columns a week to Samoa instead of a ...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 23 May 1889

" C "S s 1 f ' i SO TO -v - s - HEADQITAHTERS FOR YOWR v r i it if CLOTHI Nk HATS, CAPS AND FURNISHING GOODS! H FA ULKNER & CO The Old Reliable Clothiers, Are Leaving Their Competitors Far Behind this Spring. Their stock is double any in the city, and they will sell you MUCH CHEAPER. Go and see for yourself where to buy your SUMMER CLOTHING and you will be convinced that they are seUmg more goods tnan an tneir competitors cojnpmeu nyuuwautw B?yoy.H &v w.Jaauaiu,'w' ; CO. Have your prescriptions compounded at John M. Gleissner's Drug store, east side of Broadway, cor. 3d st. 39-1 y Itje Metfor. ' ft Mp CI tie Mttlot. All! but time flies, and a hundred years iu His sight are but as yesterday, when it is parsed, or a watch in the night. May the sun dial on the lawn at Mt. Vernon, a fac-simile of one which Washington placed there, mark a second century of prosperity to the country he loved, that shall surpass the splendor of the first in all that is a value to humanity as the su...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 23 May 1889

Ktt w y- - c i I- C Jl' i x ? - ?& ik u CLOTHI i L. H. FAULKNER & CO., The Old Reliable Clothiers, Are Leaving Their Competitors Far Behind this Spring. qf- ; y v - "t?l -? GO TO HEADQUARTERS FOR YOUR IP, HATS, CAPS AND PUMISMG GOODS ! y Y 'i i i.5 i fc. fJ3 i jn... r r - SS ;Af 'IV " k Their stock is double any in the city, and they will seU you MUCH CHEAPER. Go and see for yourself where to buy your SUMMER CLOTHING and you wiU be convinced that they are selling more goods than all their competitors combined. If you want to save money, go to HEADQUARTERS. Have your prescriptions componnded at John M. Gleissner's Drug store, east side of Broadway, cor. 3d st. 39-1 y lije Jfcfkrfrc. THURSDAY, MAY 23, 1889. EECI IT BEFLECTIONS. JSSF-The canning factory stock has been purchased by E. W. Ober, of Salina. 3S?Elaborate preparations are be ing made for the union Memorial day services next Sunday. IA German drayman at Salina, John Shulz. earning $15 per month, drew $5,000 in the Lou...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 23 May 1889

-- ' 'V-i - ,f. p-v-c ftf J s -' 'JL -r. ,'..",V'3F'-3'" i, . . Vrt.-" - V ' 1 .-a. ! ' --' -k -'-'V- .4 'r, - W i' '--jTTf .1 1 l.-. II "T LUKE MASON. A Thrillinsr and Bomantic Story of the Late Civil "War. BY JOHN K. 3IUSICK, Aurnon of "Brotheii Against BnoxHrn," "HEUEHllIAKEJLA:f." WALTS!! BCOWH- Tirr.n," "BAsianor Bedford," "ajtd Otheb Stories. N iCopyrVjhted, 1SSS. .'CHAPTER J. THE CLOtJD 13 GATHERING. i 'P kU HY ar' yo standin' out thar on the po'ch, Lillie 1 Come in!" "The stage is com ing down the hill, father." Something between a groan and a sigh came from the front room of the old fash ioned Missouri farm house. The beauti ful girl with peach like cheeks and dark, sparkling eyes heard it, and turned to the door, though evidently reluctant to give up feasting her eyes on the fast approaching stage-coach. The groan had issued from the lips of her invalid father, a dyspeptic and hypochondriac "who seemed to delight only in the misery by which he surrounded himself. . ,. But ...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 23 May 1889

fit- .f. T -,- j: vr. . -isjj ":' .f ft i - imi4 - r- ' jT rZ N - ,T - t -.-" '4. r r f. h Lv i. If-". - FINALLY DECIDED. Th Supreme Court Finally Decide tli Celebrated Gaines Salt Which Ha Been Before the Court For Pitty-five Years. 'Washixgto.v, Hay 15. The United States Supreme Court in an opinion bj Justice Bradley awarded the executors of the will of llyra Clark Gaines the sum of $570,000 against the city of 2fev Orleans for the use of property sold by th city and recovered by Mrs. Gaines after long litigation. The judgment of the lower court awarding the executor ?ICQ,000 for the ue of the unimproved property sold by the city was not concurred in. The case probably has been the most in teresting, the hardest contested and. the most prolonged known to the judicial his tory of this country. Over thirty years ago Justice "Wayne, of the United States Supreme Court, said that when the histo rian of the American bar should come to write up the case it would be registered as the most...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 23 May 1889

' -t ' : f '" & . j . 9 j: . --: -".- J -- " jl - t f V" j-ssrv 'iv.'f -. :t . v.; -- .Mi. : 'K -" a . . t r -4 M m ' t x Wit Mecto. THUESDAY, MAY 23, 1889. RECENT REFLECTIONS. .- jThe Sons of Veterans' band is practicing for Memorial day. All kind of field and garden seeds, fresh and -warranted to grow, at Shockey & Snider's. TThe African Methodist society has organized a Sunday school to be held in the church on North Broadway. "Several large holes adorn West Second street, the earth having caved in over the waterworks connection with the creek. i The Quick Meal gasoline stove handled by Shockey & Snider for four years has never failed to give satisfac tion. 31-tf jESTSix hundred and seven cars loaded with agricultural produce -have been shipped from Chapman since July, 1S88. iHope Dispatch: A son of Kepre sentative J. "W. Gibson has received an appointment in the railway mail ser vice. W John Preston Campbell will de liver the oration at Hope on Memorial day. Hon. J. ...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 30 May 1889

IV ' -v .. -. sij-i -,V , .? lf ITL.. .j , '-. bUtiw HeMot i- 4- 4 r ABILENE, DICKINSON COUNTY, KANSAS, MAY 30, 1889. YOL. VI. NO. 40. -i - - - ---5r v ;fyr ' - .A"w-- -'-r-f- t - r-a -i ; -'n: vV" " Weekla V tT :f Vi . ' - . T $ It" "'- $100,000-To Loan-S100,000. One hundred thousand dollars to loan at lowest rates on farm property. Fhy, Hgyeu & Co., 14-tf Citizens Bank building. 3100,000 TO LOAN. We have 100,000 to loan on far jo and city property at the lowest rates. Loans closed promptly. JNoaeiay. Abilene Investment Co., "Rear room First Nat. Tfcinlt per C? as With a commission or EIGHT per cent straight. Money paid when papers arc signed HILANU SOUTHWOBTH. H. E. SEEDS, Loans and Insurance, gTMoncy loaned on improved fann property at G per cent. nndo'J percent, interest with small commission, or 8 ner cen straight. Money lorro I on business and resident prop erty nt a very low rate of :n 'crest. H. E. SEEDS- tSOfflce corner Third and Broadway, over Glelssner's Drug Store. B...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 30 May 1889

fisws,. v,--rv , " ' 2f -"F??s 'r:rv5?5Wf!!jffs?!5?9iSi V.V--' ' . - -i t -r -- ' r - ""-'V ;- .", 4 P V . 3 I IT I' - OUR HONORED DEAD. Mar 30. E happy dead wo gave to God, Who keepeth what 1b H's, always Wo lay the violets on the sod. We lay our hearts to yours to-day. Oh, talte them, broken and unmeet For that high faith you used to have ! The trembling hand, the faltering feet We turn to you, across the grave. The fine resolve, the lofty part That perished lHce a snn-smote flowers Tho silent coward In the heart; The memory of the weakest hour. The thing we are not meant to be And still go begging grief to make Us, for the love we bear to ye Ob, take them all, for love'6 dear sake. Who else in earth or Heaven can know? Like the dear dead, who can forgive? Again, because we love you so Be patient. Teach us how to live. This once again, the scorching tear And aching lips we bring, we trust, Dearer to us the treasure here Than all that stirs above the dust. Oh. happy dead who went t...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 30 May 1889

,-v 5?spr -t' ' ft--'-'-fsrs,; 7s,''wr- t 4rf -ffn-LTS r J,.C r - r- "TtTTS. - t e -. ! WU-: - - v "- , -j. r 'i"-t-;'). ijgCt- ?'T' ;S5,'r-"c 4- K I i It, ; i r JOYS ;0F ItBLieiOK Dr. Talmajre on the Future Xife of Christians. Worldly Sncceog "Without Kellslon Brines Little Trne Happiness The Christian Altrayc Cheerful Beauties of Heaven Depicted. In a late sermon at Brooklyn Rev. T. De "Witt 'Talmage discoursed on "New Springs of Joy." The text was: 'Thou hast given me a south land; give me also springs of water. And he gave her the tipper springs and the nether springs." Joshua xr. 19. The preacher said: The city of Debir was the Boston of an tiquity a great place for brain and books. Caleb wanted it, and he offered h'is daughter Acbsah as a prize to any one who would capture that city. It was a strange thing for Caleb to do; and yet the man who could take the city would have, at any rate, two elements of manhood bravery and patriotism. "With Caleb's daughter as a prize to fight ...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 30 May 1889

- . -. j-t. .--fcAa;. r 1 ytf- A- "" " V " v -j r- ' jf iJ . ir - , " K r L THUESDAY, MAX 30, 18S0. Tie Befiector Polslii Cupy. JOHN J. COOPEB, President. O. Ju MOOSE, Vice President BICHABD WABLNG, Secretary A. W. BICE. Treasurer. BIEEOTOES. JOHNJ.COOPEB, Sn. O.L.MOOEB. Jv WILSON, C. M. HABG KB, J?A BICHABD WARING. EicnALD WAMNG.Biisxness Manager. ADVERTISING KATES. ecolumn...- ...... uc-lmir column no-fourth column... One-clshth column. . Omo inch... SUBSCKIPTION UATES. sl 50 Cmoyoar gs fir months 50 Three months If Bessey is "discovered" and lost a few times more ho will make a good running mate for Tascott. The strawberry does not get into the soup but it gets into the short cake about this season of the year and that does just as well. The State University commencement exercises begin today and continue until June 0th when the final cere monies will take place. Another drenching rain turned all the gutters into little brooks this morn ing. The chinch bug crop in Dickinson count...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 30 May 1889

'-'- ' "TT" 1' )" ) . I II J l..W a.j '- V fiTr . -w" -a- m-vrm .i i. . . --t. "fr "-X- v - 7 - C"" a.v -K. - "- ?-. . , - - - - 4v : -A' h . f 'V ' 4 y TTavfl vour prescriptions compounded at John M. Gleissner's Drug store, east side of Broadway, cor. 3d st. 39-Jy Wit Mtftor, TOTJKSDAY, MAY 30, 1889. EECENT EEFLECTIONS. JCST Abilene is truly good now; tlie city jail has no inmates. Chickens and Eggs wanted at the Spot Cash Grocery on Broadway, Abi lene. jf-A picked team of Abilene fire men will practice and go to Ottawa for some of the prizes to be offered at the tournament. grPreparation3 are being made for the closing exercises of the convent and parochial schools, which will take place June 21st. tfiTThe Woodbine Tidings lias made its appearance. It is a three-column quarto and filled mostly with announce ments of the ministerial appointments of its editor, Rev. A. J. Nathan. For meats of all kinds go to the Spot Cash Grocery house, one door north of the Benefit, Abilene. , (gTT...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 30 May 1889

c::J, ijrw.'f-w jl -' j '' 't ; w v Tr ,. v i- -V r i -'V- ! -Hi h . f ''-" a ' 4 s y uav. 4 -S . ,-ij Have your prescriptions compounded at John M. Gleissner's Drug store, east side of Broadway, cor. 3d st. 39-1 y llie Metfut:. THUESDAY, MAY 30, 1S89. RECENT REFLECTIONS. EST Abilene is truly good now the city jail has no inmates. Chickens and Eggs wanted at the Spot Cash Grocery on Broadway, Abi lene. 40 XS-A picked team of Abilene fire men will practice and go to Ottawa for some of the prizes to be offered at the tournament. $grPreparation3 are being made for the closing exercises of the convent and parochial schools, which will take place June 21st. iSSTThe Woodbine Tidings has made its appearance. It is a tlirce-coliimn quarto and filled mostly with announce ments of the ministerial appointments of its editor, Itev. A. J. Nathan. "For meats of all kinds go to the Spot Cash Grocery house, one door north of the Benefit, Abilene. &fThe burglais have moved west and have begun op...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 30 May 1889

v A l..-. -- K - . 2i l . 'j t. A. TV f -V. a ! I'. ?" Mlene reflector -runLisnED ux lEFLECTOH publishing company. CURRENT COMMENT. The late John Bright, the noted English leacter, left his estate, valued at 86,184, to his children. Kb public bequests were made. "The deepening of the harbor of Buenos Ayres, Argentine Republic, has been completed and the largest Tessels can now enter the port. The Chilian Government, it is re ported, has determined to order for immediate delivery ten fort y-five-ton Krupp guns for the defense of the coast. The Galveston News publishes the first of n series of crop reports issued during the period of cotton growing. Never has the prospect for cotton been better. American Consuls in England gave a farewell banquet at the Grand Hotel, London, the other night in honor of Governor Waller, late Gonsul-General of the United States. Advices from Bay St. George, New foundland, represent that the relations between the Newfoundland and French fishermen on the d...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 30 May 1889

" i i ' t V J . fy- n r ' ,-. V r t ,i ABILENE IlEFLECTOK FCm.ISIIED Br- REFLKCTOB PUBLISHING COM! THE OLD FLINT-LOCK GUN. There's a battered old sua of the time of King Gcorse. That hanjs on my grandfather's wall; The barrel was wrought in some rude country forge. And the stock It just happened, that's all. 'Tis rusted and bent, and there's nary a dent In this old-fashioned engine of war; Tor fox and for 'pa'tridge" it 's not worth a cent, And I".n sure Td not trust it for "b'ar." But, Ions lnS 3E- when my grandfather's dad Was a ttrapplngyoung sprout or eighteen. That ramshackle gun maJe the Redcoats feel bad. As they marched through the broad village gteen. They say that my ancestor crouched 'ncath a wall. And rested his piece on a stone. And rammed it and crammed it with powder and ball. And peppered away, all alone. The foe could not stop, for, like fate, in the rear The minute-men followed en auute; So pranddaddy's dad pepged away without fear. Till four of the Ked-. bit the g...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 30 May 1889

V '- 'T " V a - -v :-.v1 - 'A - ' ,'"' i. r- "' . Ul V (gije Medor. THURSDAY, MAY 30, 18S9. EECETT EEFLECTIOHS. Shockey & Snider's is the place to get garden seeds. Call quick before their stock is gone. SSTA Manchester man has caught nineteen wolras in the past ten days. At S3 per scalp he is making money. tSTThe Chapman Courier, in a des perate attempt to keep in view of the tail end of the procession, has begun to number its runaways. Shockey & Snider have the Cassaday plow for sale. They also keep n full line of repairs. ?SThe hardest rustling done at present is that of the corn and wheat which are having a neck and neck race to see which can grow the faster. The Quick Meal gasoline stove handled by Shockey & Snider for four years has never failed to give satisfac tion. 31-tf iSTTbe lightning Thursday night killed eight head of cattle for Koger Dodge, one of Willow-dale's leading farmers. The loss is a severe one for him. All kind of field and garden seeds, fresh and...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 6 June 1889

" bitmt Mitftot VOL. 71. ABILENE, DICKENSON COUNTY, KANSAS, JUNE 6. 1889. NO. 41. Wukk v ,r K, 100,000-To Loan 8100,000. One hundred thousand dollars to loan at lowest rates on farm property. Fry, Eoyeu & Co., 14-tf Citizens Bank building. 8100,000 TO LOAN. We have $100,000 to loan on farja and city property at the lowest rates. Loans closed promptly. No delay. Abilene Investment Co., Hear room First Xat. Jnnk 6 per ct. With a commission or EIGHT per cent Straight. Honey paid when papers arc signed HILAND SOUTHWORTH. H. E. SEEDS, Loans and Insurance, This is the time of year when you "can faiily see the corn grow." The absorbing query now is: What did Grover Cleveland do on last Thursday? J.nere is no limit to the "Golden Belt" this year; all Kansas can claim the title. Harvest is in full blast m Southern Kansas. The yield of wheat will be unprecedented. The Democrats quote Thomas Jeffer son and Andrew Jackson as authority upon everything but the tariff. Now that Grover Clevelan...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 6 June 1889

,.-. LUKE MASON. JL Thrilling and Bomantic Story of the Late Civil War. BY JOnX B. 3IUSICK, Autiior or "BnoTHEii Against BnoxnEE,1 "Hzixs Lakeman," Walteh BnowH- riEi-D," " Banker or Bedfokd," akd Otheh Stories. Copyrighted, 1SS0. CHAPTER m COstikded. Captain Smart, remembering the ad vantage Luke's suggestions had been to him, said: "I'll give ye any four men in my compa ny ye want, if ye think they'll be enough to protect the people. I've tried t' stop their stealin', but it don't seem in my power. It you km do it, yer welcome t' the detail." Having the privilege of making his own selection, Luke chose his mess Arkansaw Tom, Ned Cotton, Bill Swain and Corporal Max. Bill's wound was trifling, and did not disable him. ""Whatycwantus t do?" asked Arkan saw Tom, as they hurried down tho road past the advance guard. " You are to protect a house." "Whose?" 'Mr. Jordan Neff's." 'Union or yecesbJ " "The family are divided. The only son is in the Confederate army." "They'll burn the house....

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Abilene weekly reflector. — 6 June 1889

"V"i ? kr 3t r A r sr1- DISTINCTION. He eat opart, and stern, grim-vlsacd men Looked on with awe, unvoiced at first, and then. As though their wonder had o'ercome their fears. They tried to speak, but could not lor their tears. I questioned who It was that could so wake The worship of such men, so deeply shake Their selfish souls given o'er to greed or worse, Sol drew near and then approached him thus: " Were you on Chlckamauga's bloody field To take command when weaker men would yield; Or bore the flag in triumph to the top Of Mission Ridge, and not a star let drop! "Were you the man who led the hope forlorn With troops whose ranks with shot and shell were torn; Or he who. with a minimum of men. Held fast the fort against ten score and tent "Perchance, then, it was you whose prescience keen Saw victory's road, by all men else unseen; To yoa. It may be, that we owe to-day The ttlbute of a nation saved for aye. " Or. hs.ply. you have memoirs yet unseca Within the page of book or maga...

Publication Title: Abilene Weekly Reflector
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