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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 11 March 1913

INSURANCE WAR COiSTOCLl) STATE BOARD AND FIRE COMPA. NIES GET TOGETHER ON COM , PROMISE. SUITS ARE TO BE WITHDRAWN A Reduction of Twenty-five Per Cent in Rates in Rural Districts is Agreed Upon and Other Con cessions are Made. ' XVestera Newspaper Union News Service. Frankfort. Ky. The Insurance -war in Kentucky between the state insur ance board and the fire insurance com panies is over. Concessions have been made by the insurance boards and the companies. The members of the state insurance board. Ruby Laffoon, N. C. Gray and Insurance Commissioner Clay . met in Louisville with Thos. Bates, of Chicago, representing the in surance companies and reached a basis of settlement. T. M. Goodloe, statis tical reporter for the board.'returned here and stated that the compromise had been effected, but declined to give the terms oi settlement He 6&id that the state got practically all it wanted. It is onderstood that there will be a reduction of 25 per cent in the rates in rural districts...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 11 March 1913

Tell us the news: We appreciate it and its our pleasure to serve you. Phone 638, 659 or 791, or write us. Sign your name to all news items. The last of the tobacco is being brought to Richmond this week and is selling at about $200 per acre. The Boys' Corn Club of Mason county is very busy just now test ing seed corn. They learned by sad experience last year that the corn furnished them was not good and consequently had a very poor stand of corn and no chance for the prices. The Federal Building for Lan caster is now an assured fact; thanks be to the untiring efforts of Senator Bradley. The Public Buildings bill has passed which means an appropriation of $55, 000 for the erection of the build ing. f Wreck on The L. & N. Sunday, as the north bound L. . Sc N. train, due at Richmond at i)D, was crossing a trestle near Whites Station, the engine was derailed, tearing up the track for a, long distance and shaking up the passengers and crew. Many of the passengers sustained bruises. W...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 11 March 1913

IS RIVAL OF EIFFEL HE WILL HAVE HIS HAIR CUT ON MARCH 4 I HEARD MUSICAL GHOST 4Voolworth Structure in New York Is Highest in U. S. " .. Mug Building Scrape the Sky ct 750 Feet Edifice When Complete Will Have Cost Owners $13,500,000. s New York. The Wool worth build ing, now almost completed, holds the -record for height among all buildings --ever erected by. man. It is true, the Eiffel Tower in Paris is 234 feet hlgh er, but it is a mere steel Ekeleton and -cannot be classed as a building in the sense accepted for that term. ,The building proper, which occupies an area of 30,000 square feet. Is 384 feet high and Is surmounted by a tower, 85 by 84- feet, rising 368 feet above the main part of the building. . The follow ing list ot the 'tallest structures raised by man may be interesting for pur poses of comparisons: Feet. 'Colossus of Rhodes..... IPS Pantheon. Rome 150 .'St. Isaac's. St. Pttersburg 365 'Statue of Liberty (highest statue). 305 . Great Pyramid of Cheops 450 Peters. Rom...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 11 March 1913

I I doom lovM 5 7 c7 10 ta -ran. Living Pictures for Girls. So many girls have written asking "'; -what entertainments they could give " to make money for charity, church or Sunday school, and they all want something "without much work"; I now, it is lmposible to get up things without responsibility and work, but I think "Living Pictures" may be made ready with the minimum of la bor, as there are no parts to be memo rized; so I am giving you a series of pictures arranged by Caroline French Benton. They are called "The Girl Student In History." I think you will be much pleased with the production, iand the directions are so plain you will have no trouble in following' them. 1. The Hebrew Girl. A large dark girl. Her hair in two long braids; her dress dark crimson, with a full skirt, a rather loose waist, cut slightly round at the neck and with no sleeves, but with the drapery falling over her arms. She sits at a low table, side to the audience, and looks up at a rabbi, a very tall da...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 11 March 1913

THE MADISONIAN Published Every Tuesday tl?lchmond,Ky. by Grant E. Lilly, - - Editor & Owner bntered as second-class matter January zz, mii, at the post ofhce at Richmond, ivy., under tne Act ot March 3, 1879. SUBSCRIPTION RATES One Year ...$1.00 mx Months .60 Three Months. .i .35 One Month .15 IN ADVANCE. OUR SLOGAN: Reduce our taxes. OUR AIM: To bring about a reform in our administration of public affairs, to the end that the people may obtain relief in a reduction of their tax burden. OUR HELPERS: Every person who speaks kindly of us to his neighbors. AIVIVOUIVCEMEISTS. We are authorized to announce GREEN CLAY as a candidate for the office of Rep resentative of Madison county, subject to the action of the Democratic party. We are authorized to announce P. S. Whitlock, of Kirksville, a candidate for the office of Assessor of Madison county, sub ject to the action of the Democratic party. We are authorized to announce W. L LEEDS as a candidate for Police JuHge of L :i... i !- t ...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 11 March 1913

General News Dr. Friedman will clinics in New York week, give City free this : The extra session of Congress Tuesday, will be convened April 1. on Scott country is in the lead; plans are being made to erect five new school buildings this year. General Diaz says he does not want to be President of Mexico again. Is . he speaking in a Rooseveltian or a Picwickian sense. Ex. ' The Chicago Medical Society has'invited Dr, F. F. Friedman, of Berlin, to Chicagov to present his views on the treatment of tuberculosis. It is said Germany is building a new dreadnaught destroyer a war vessel of great speed and only one big gun which can be entirely concealed till the mo ment of firing. ... Secretary of the Navy has is sued an order to all naval officers, and commandants of navy yards to co-operate in every way for the development of "Sea Scouts" as a branch of the Boy Scouts of America. Colonel Watterson's advice and predictions regarding the Harvey incident having failed, President Wilson does ...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 11 March 1913

ERECTING HIS OWN MONUMENT. Historical 9 8 Inaccuracies 1 How Lestar Bryant, the Boy Champion Corn Grower of Kentucky, Will Buy His Own Memorial With His Record Crop of Corn. One very frequently hears the re mark. "That fellow In erecting his own motument." No one In the Rockfield neighborhood last summer ever thought that Lester Bryant's record crop of corn would be the means of building him a memorial. No one watching a vigorous youngster put his life and soul into the work as he did could have forseen 6uch an event, and yet if The following sketch written years ago by niy Father, Rev J. B. McGinn, of Versailles, may be of interest to members of the "D. A. R" of this city. ANNA D. LILLY. w- V .... . ........ s . , v..-fl l 1 ; 1 7 ' I A" I I . '. " i LESTER BHTAT. the plans of the Hon. J. W. Newman carry, and they are sure to, the boy will have erected his own memorial. At the funeral of Lester Bryant a few days after his tragic death at Washington Mr. Newman outlined his plan to a...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 11 March 1913

SERIAL STORY WINS By Cleanor M. Incram Aotltor of "The Game and the Candle," "The Fifing Mercury." etc. . ' UuJntiom ly frederlc ThornbBrgh Capfxiclit ttlX Ti Bobba-Morrill Uowpaajr CHAPTER I. The Man Who Dared. Th official starter let his" raised arm fall and leaned forward, peering across the blended glare and darkness. "VSThatf he shouted, above the pul sating roar of the eleven racing ma chines lined up before the Judges' Hand. "Whatr ' There was a Curry around the cen tral car. whose driver leaned from his est to 6 tare down at the man who had slipped from beside him to the grtjund. The. great crowd congesting the grand-stand pressed closer to the barrier, staring also, commenting and conjecturing. "The mechanician of the Mercury is off his carl" - "Fainted " "Fell- . "The automobiles hadn't started; he must be sick The referee was already pushing his way back, bringing the report from the hastily summoned surgeon. "Heart disease," he announced right al left. "Stanton's mechani...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 11 March 1913

ST IATTLE IS NOW OH REBELS OPPOSED TO HUERTA DIAZ REGIME CLASH WITH FEDERALS. PASSENGERS TELL OF FIGHT Scouting Party of Mexican Soldiers in Skirmish With Carranzas Insurrec tios Near Lampazos Arrest of Ma deros Asked at El Paso, Tex. . Mexico City, March 10. One of the bloodiest battles of the rebellion against the Huerta-Diaz government is in progress at Anheloixtle, In Coa huila, according to reports received liere. . Only meager details have been re ceived, but sufficient to show that the 2,000 rebels under'TJeneral Carranza, after a skirmish that was relinquished at nightfall, renewed an . engagement against the federals . under General Trucy Aubert, General Mier and the former rebel chieftain Argumudo, who has joined forces with them. Passengers Tell of Battle. : Laredo, Texas, March 10. Passen gers arriving here on a train over the Mexican National railway bring de v tails of a skirmish near Lampazos 'be tween a scouting party of twenty-five Yederal soldiers and a band of Car...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

y - A T" : J" MX mi A NEWSPAPER DEVOTED TO THE HOME CIRCLE VOLUME I. RICHMOND, KENTUCKY, TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 1913. NUMBER 11. STORM StILLS MANY TORNADO LEAVES PATH OF DEATH IN WESTERN ' AND SOUTHERN STATES. PROPERTY LOSS IS $3,000,000 Blizzards Accompanied by Snow and Rain Cause Death and Destruction Over Five States Trans-Missouri Country Overwhelmed. St. Louis, March IT. Causing loss ol life and great property damage a huge storm spread over the entire middle west, the Rocky mountain re gion, the south and the southeast Friday. . In the middle west and the southern states the storm took the. form of winds of high Telocity. A conservative estimate places the number of dead in the southern states and lower middle west at fifty, with not fewer than 200 . injured and a property loss of $3,000,000 or more. -, Following is a summary by states f -some of the more important dam age done by the wind storm: : Georgia Five missing near At lanta. Heavy damage at 'Columbus. Cardinal baseball pl...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

LE is now I OPPOSED r. regime r FEOF ,ot TO REMOVE cCAL COURT OF FAYETTE COUNTY VOTES TO OUST, PHONE COMPANY. Raise in Rate By Fayette Home Tel ephone Company Held to Be Vio lation of Franchise Contract. "Western Newspaper Union News Service.- . Lexington. Ky. The Fayette coun ty fiscal court, by a vote of 6 to 3, or dered' the Fayette Home Telephone Co. to remove its telephone Doles and wires from the ground of the roads of the county by November 15." and di rected that if the poles and wires are not removed by that time the county attorney shall take whatever steps shall be necessary to compel their re moval. The resolution making this order re cites that the telephone company has "violated the contract under which it was- permitted to use the county roads for Kb lines, which, contract provides that telephones shall be furnished for business purposes at $30 a year, and to residences at $18. The resolution further states that as the company claims that it has lost money on its coun...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
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Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

Tell us the news. We appreciate it and its our pleasure to serve you. Phone 638, 659 or 791, or write us. Sign your name to all news items. Tfhe Easter Sale of cooked food of the Ladies' Aid will be at Hurst's Grocery Saturday, March 22. -oo- The Concert to be given under the auspices of the federation of Music Clubs will be held on March 31, at the Normal Chapel. Dont fail to hear Miss Alma Rprk -oo- Our enterprising neighbor town, Beattyville, now has. a Woman's ri..u "Mr t t t ; - i i lauu. iirs. jue nam: enieruiiiieu its members very delightfully on Thursday, with Mrs. W. B. John son as leader. -oo- Charles T. Tucker, of Frank fort, formerly of Seymour, Ind., and St. Louis, Mo., was found guilty today of using the mails for fraudulent purposes. Sen tencewillbe imposed tomorrow. The fine ranges from.one cent to $10,000, and from one to five years in. prison or both. , ". 4)0- Fire at Mrs. Gibson's On Sunday, morning about the noon hour, ah alarm of fire was turned in from the hom...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

i . i: 1 Preparations for Easter. . Out. where the willows are bending low, Out where.-the . miata drift to and fro, All in the Easter morning. '.. Xittle brown birds in quiet nest, Twittering low 'neath mother's breast. Say, "Spring is coming; let us sing our best," Early on Easter morning. Just as I was pondering in my mind, as my good colored auntie would say, how I would amuse the children in planning for Easter, Polly, my unfail ing one, dropped in and said: "Let's have an old-fashioned Easter like we did when we were young." "But, Polly," I wailed,' "there was no ?gg trust then, eggs weren't 50 cents a dozen, and we had real hens and a real barn and we had mother's piece bag and everything that children haven't now." After this wail from my' usually cheerful self, Polly gave me this out line, which I pass on: Ask just the neighborhood children, say six or eight,. and save enough perfectly fresh eggs to allow two for each guest. Set the time on the Saturday before East er, from...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

WRONG SURMISE. "Miss Peacher, may I ask you i. ery important question" '"Why -er certainly, Mr.' Dubkins," answered the young lady, trying bard to conceal her agitation, "Does your father look with favor on me?" "Yes,, father likes you very1 much and if -you 6hould ask him anything in regard to me, I am sure " ."I am glad to hear that I havewon his esteem, because I have. been lately taking a flyer in Wall street and I want his advice as to whether or not now is a good time to sell P. D. & O. took." . . Difficulty. 'it does seem as if you and I ought to get along together without quarrel ing all the time." sighed Mrs. Jaw- back. 'It does," growled Mr. Jawback. "but it seems we can't. We're fighting like cats and doga from morning to night. "Cats and dogs? Look at that cat and that dog of ours they never fight. They live under the same roof-peace-1 fully." res. they do. But tie 'em together so "they can't get loose and see how they'll act! His Qualifications. "So you want me to s...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

THE MADISONIAN Published Every Tuesday at Rlchmond.Ky. by Grant E. Lilly, ,- - Editor & Owner Entered as second-class matter January 22, 1913, at the post office at Richmond, Ky., under the Act of March 3, 1879. 1 - SUBSCRIPTION RATES One Year ..... .$1.00 Six Months- .60 Three Months .35 One Month 15 IN ADVANCE. OUR SLOGAN: Reduce our taxes. OUR AIM: To bring about a reform in our administration of public affairs, to the end that the people may obtain relief in a reduction of their tax burden. OUR HELPERS: Every person who speaks kindly of us to his neighbors. ANNOUNCEMENTS. We are authorized to announce GREEN CLAY as a candidate for the office of Rep resentative of Madison county, subject to the action of the Democratic party. We are authorized to announce A. D. MILLER as a candidate for the office of Representative of Madison county, subject to the action of the Democratic party. We are authorized to announce P. S. Whitlock, of Kirksville, a candidate for the office of Assess...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

From Our Exchanges. The Paris Parochial School located on the West of the Catholic Church on High street, was destroyed ; by' fire Saturday morning, entailing a lbss of about $6,000. The building was a frame structure and the first floor was used for. educational purposes. On the second floor the rooms were used for living apartments by the nuns Ex. . . , Commissioner of Agriculture Newman announced at Frankfort that on account of lack of funds the v agricultural special will not be run this year. The railroad companies have offered to . furnish a train free of charge,' but ConK missioner Newman has no funds - on hand with which to employ speakers and pay for the other expenses of the trip. Ex. An act of heroism is credited to Josh Brim, of Bell county, who, when on his way to the penitentiary, was in an L. & N. Railroad wreck near Richmond. Brim was in charge of Alex Carroll, Deputy Sheriff of Bell county, and when the wreck occurred Carroll was pinned under a car. , Instead of...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

General News Miss Jessie Wilson, daughter of President Wilson made a speech in behalf of ah eight hour day bill for women, last week in Wilmington, and the bill has passed the House. Our genial friend' Hon. T. G. Stuart, and his company have struck it lucky in the oil fields near Cannel City. They brought in a well on the gusher order. Oil lands are rapidly advancing in price. , Campton, Ky., March 14. The case of Roe Hatton charged with murder was called before Judge Duff. The defendant waived an examination and was remanded to jail without bond. He was transferred to the Winchester jail for safe keeping. Montgomery county is to have a fair, July 30, 31, August 1 and 2. C. G. Thompson, President and Treasurer and W. C. Hamilton, Secretary. It is stated the fair will be one of the best ever held, with horses, poultry and floral hall. Why not one for Madison ! Three hundred ions of dynamite being loaded on a British steamer in Chesapeake Bay for shipment to the Panama Canal, exploded...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

SERIAL s STANTON WINS jj Cleanor M. Ingram Author of "The Gama and the Candle." "The Flying Mercury,' etc IBasbaHitt hp Frederic Tharnbnrgb Onprrighi UiX Tba Bobba-MeniU Company ' f 8YNOPSIS. At the beginning of great automobile race the. mechanician of the Meury, Buuiton's machine, drops dead. Strange yutfc. Jesse Floyd, volunteers, and la ac cepted. CHAPTER I. (Continued.) "Goln to throw away the race an' wreck your machine, for foolishness?" fee. inquired. That's Just like you, ; Ralph Stanton. You'll' risk a blow-out ! an a smash to save five minutes in a ' twenty-four hour race. You can drire, f Tiut you wont use common sense." . Something snapped under Stanton's . aaasfc. : Raging with silent fury, he slowed down his car and swung into the paddock gate as they came oppo site it. thundering through to his own i camp. I "Fix that tire," he commanded, as J the swarm of mechanics surrounded I them, and descended from his seat to J confront the assistant manager. "Have you got me a...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 18 March 1913

IDE FOGIES ISP WILSON'S PLAN TO VISIT THE CAPITOL OCCASIONALLY BREAKS PRECEDENT. NO REASON HE SHOULDN'T Any President Who Sought to Influ ence Legislation Could Do It Much More Privately by Conference In White House. By GEORGE CLINTON. Washington. President Wilson hint that he may go on occasion, to the capitol where he can be in touch with legislation, created its ten days' stir, and it will create another ten days' stir, and perhaps more, if after the extra session convenes he car ries out his hinted intention. It does not seem that there woma be anything to create special interest, let alone undue" excitement, in the expressed desire of' the president of the United States to sit for a few hours each week under the same dome of the capitol where he would be in easy reach of such members as might like to consult him or as he might like to consult, but anything which breaks precedent in Washing ton raises comment, stir and frequent ly strong opposition. There is noth ing in the Cons...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Madisonian. — 25 March 1913

MI M Wf) III m, I . J i. v . 3 . y Jf A NEWSPAPER DEVOTED TO THE HOME CIRCLE , h VOLUME I. BICHMOND, KENTUCKY, TUESDAY, MAKCH 25, 1913. NUMBEK12. 7 r- Miairf nnnn n Nta rnuuubE B3G COAL OUTPUT ABOUT SIXTEEN MILLION TONS WERE MINED DURING 1912.- A RECORD-BREAKER. GREATEST Ifl HISTORY OF STATE State Inspector of Mines' Statistics Will Show Increased Output Over .Any Previous Year. " Western Newspaper Union News Service. Frankfort, Ky. Prof. C. J. Nor wood, state inspector of mines, an nounced that his compilation of satis fies as completed thus far indicates that the output of Kentucky coal mines for 1912 will be about 16,000,000 tons, and that he is confident the output will not be less than this amount. The highest output heretofore for Ken tucky mines was 14,000,000 tons in 1910. Prof. Norwood, who is at the head of the College of Mines of State university, as well as state inspector, has been at work upon the compila tion of coal statistics for 1912 and ex pects to have them offic...

Publication Title: Madisonian, The
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