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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 9 October 1883

li' J X MM I m ". t ! fe. ; . v .PUBLISHED TUESDAYS AND FBIDAYS. BRUCE CHAMP, Editor , UouiiBON News Publishing Co. 'i j i LV u ..." on1, j " $2.-00 Sis mouths in advance, - Entered at the Post-office at Paris, vy., as second iass mail matter FOR PRESIDENT, That uncrowned King of every Democratic heart, .SAMUEL J. TILDEN. TOR VICE PRESIDENT, fcir. Tildeu's companion in Victory and in Humiliation. TEQItXAS A. HENDRICKS. AKSOUKCEHEXT. tticliard Beid, of Mt. Sterling, is a candidate lor Judge of the Court of Appeals, to succeed Judge Hargis subject to the action of the Democracy of the First Appellate Washington Democrats are betting even money that Judge Hoadley will be ' Pi'jtsbubgiTs Methodist aud Presbyterian clrgy men have trotfned on Sunday newspapers. s Tub of Guiteau is now on ex hibition in a glass case in the Army Med- ieal Museum in "Washington. , . The lemains of one hundred aud seven North Carolina Confederate soldiers are now being removed from Arlington near Washington, ...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 12 October 1883

V I IM &0fj "T"- 1.' s Dourbon JNews. independent ana Democratic-Published from the Happy Side of Life-for the Benefit of Those How Having Breath in Their Bodies. Price, $2, 00 for One Year, or, $2,000 for 1,000 ! VOL. II. PARIS, BOURBON COUNTY, KENTUCKY: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11. 1883. NO. 170. THE Hart county fair is now going on. a . Overcoats are dull sale oti. the market. SOMETHING new coming "Uncle Tom's Cabin Combination." - Give us liberty and a few "more roads through Alderney Park, Tqeopolis Nix has opened a candy store in tlie hole in the wall next to Tucker's. If Hoadley had been well, its hard to Itoll what his majority would have been in Ohio. DJ Wm. Funk was killed in a saloon fight in Covington, by Joe Williams, Tuesday night. The Commercial Gazette extra edition concedes Hoadley's election by 6,000 to 8,000. A lady cannot fail to buy a cloak if she looks through "W. H. Ingels & Co.'s large stock. -40- Ceaft lived to hear the news from Ohio, ind was willing to go. ...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 12 October 1883

ItS UM 1 l)i if il ! 4 i rJ M ft LV ' I I IJH I ll ' I inn tn atiwufi rrwmifh M ' ,C- CTECIE HSTIE'WS. BRUCE CHAMP, Publisher. PARIS. KENTUCKY. rt 1 WET WEATHER TALK. It ain't no use to grrumble and complain; It's jest as cheap. and easy.torejoice; When God sorts out the weather and sends was rain, ' . rain's my choice. Men . generily,5tQ,aU4ntents - Although they're ap' to grumble some-Puts most their trust in Providence, And takes things as they come That is, the commonality Of men that's lived as long as me, Has watched the world enough to learn They're not the boss of this concern. I "With some, of course, it's different I've seed young men that knowed it all, And didn't like the way things went On this terrestrial ball! " But, all the same, the rain some way Rained just as hard on picnic-day; Or when they really wanted it, of It may be wouldn't rain a bitl In this existence, dry and wet l v' Will overtake the best of men-Some little skift o' clouds'll shet as The sun off. now a...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 12 October 1883

lj -., J v e v ". .r a .-. j.AaLt ' kw n-A .1k.,sM' . - I" tf Tlie Divining Rod. The Philadelphia Press contains the following interview with Dr. Seth Pan-.coast, of that city, who has gained high repute as a cabalist, and has made a life-long study of spiritualism, alchemy .and the occult sciences in general. "What? is the theory of the operation of the divining rod?" "Well, in the first movement of the rod there is evidently an attraction, and in the second movement, giving the .deptn, a repiusiuii. jliib attraction is destroyed or suspended by covering the vend of the rod with a wqt cloth, if it is attracted by water, or, if by a mineral, "by holding the same kind in the hand or "by binding it to the end of a rod. It can be analyzed into an attractive and Tepelling energy, and we must believe that those who are in sympathy -with Ibis energy possess a higher state of susceptibility and consciousness than is possessed by a large majority of the liuman family. What is discovered by ...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 12 October 1883

ft I 1 M i h Hi i .Jf (V tt Ik ' v kA t A . ' - '...r. ap U&l I THE BOURBON MEWS. rUaLIBHBD TUESDAYS JLND FRIDAYg. BRUCE CHAMP, Editor Bourbox News Publishing Co. 5UBSORIPTIOM BATES. Uufe yftar In advance, - - - S2. 00 Six mouths in advance, - 1. 00 j 1 i. NNN I Entereu at the Post-office at Pans, Ky., as second class mail matter. 1 "" (' 1 "'111 J I! FOR PRESIDENT, I'hat uncrowned King of every Democratic heart, SAMUEL J. TILDEN. FOR VICE PRESIDENT, 61 r Tilden's companion in Victory and in Humiliation, , THOMAS A, HENDRICKS. A5X0UXCEXENT. Utcfoard Keid, of Mt, Sterling, is a candidate forjudge of the Court of Appeals, to succeed Judge Hargis subject to the aetion of the Democracy of the First Appellate District. GOOD OLD OHIO! Hoadley's Majority 12,000. The legislature Democratic by a Good Majority. The Democracy scored another big victory in Ohio Tuesday, and carried things by storm as if by a forlorn hope. Several weeks ago, when the discenftions were sprung in the ranks by ...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 16 October 1883

K r n '99tWMwi if - c . . - M VIM ' "CHi ? 4M4tM' ,-,. rfeV.f mlMM.. ..rrr. Mna WOY - C S Bourbon News. - 4, Independent aad Democratic-Published from the Happy Side of Life-for the Benefit of Those Now mmt Having Breath in Their Bodies. Price, $2, 00 for One Year, or, $2,000 for 1,000 Years-CASH V J JU. JLA. T JL ARIS, BOURBON COUNTY, KENTUCKY: TUESDAY. OCTOBER 16, 1885. NO. 171. V The Bourbon baby crop is booming. 0 . Celery and cranberries at Bayi.es &. Rion's. -- See the new time table of the K. C.f which went into effect Sunday. . Neai. says that Craft was an innocent man. So does almost everybody now. -- T'e guarantee every oyster if not satisfactory your money refunded. B ayies & Riox. t Our. fourth of July days were brought to a sudden end by a Sunday night. -- Tnr. Simpson Colored Fair Association were losers to the amount of $9.83 on their last exhibition. - Ed. Tuttle, a brakeinan who got his leg mashed at the C. & O. yards in Lexington, .has since died. - J. ...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 16 October 1883

i. ii . ! ! !,; If i: f i i ii; i i Ml LVk un ,.., 2MKMMAMUd&AimamAMi ., . . -.. .. i .. .,, ii mm i iiii U" . l ' I imiti.mi i.i w. . . BRUCE CHAMP, Publisherf 1 . k PARIS. : ; : KENTTJCKj CondensedJahd Put Readable NMM ' " Do:utlE:s'ric V f There, Wore one hundred members of the BanjersifAsspqiationrinjrattendancetattthe meeting .at Louisville, Ky., on the 10th. Comptroller Knox made an "address upon' ner tliiierenfe systems of banking, comparing the National system-with 'the old' before the" war." He said the' experience- oft twenty years "Ishdws the National system to be the best yet devised, having won to its support its former opponents. is "S?RiNgHujKT," the. summer residence at Grbvrs Hill, Conn., of Thomas W. Pearsoll, a New York banker, was burned wittf dibits contents on the 10th. The house was refurnished a year ago at a cost of 100,000. The Episcopal House of Bishops, in session fr lnladelphia,. has.given consent to change the name of the Diocese of Illinois to Chic...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 16 October 1883

i c --" ..,. . "H FABXMJSD HOUSESffEBc The"be3tranthorities assetftTth&i cow3 -should go nijy :it least six vpq&ss 1 before calving. The potato crop nearly rail "over the country is reported to be iiKuswally fine. InEasternffiennsylvania some yields are reported. Ujq Bucks County mainy fields produceHkree dred bushels and more persacre. xi iucuuv.1) m a, ucuiquvju or common sitting room looks ilufity after it has been i thoroughly swept you can brighten it a good deal Iby ' taking a damp mop and dusting wifh'it; a flannel mop is best for this purpose. .&. Y. Post. Mushsmade in this way isexcellent: Boil a qnart of ' water. Stir a pint of -cold milkawith one pint of corn-meal and one tablespoonful of -salt. Pour this into tthe boiling. waterjgradually, and let it all boil for half ::an hour. Watch it carefully to prevent burnins:. Y. Best. A writer in the New "Sork World says that lie had a variety of-sweet corn with tall stalks, and ears set high. By .selecting only the ...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 16 October 1883

iui. t. - - -T " " -I Mriiri niMiii ti1" TT" 'IV i llfTflTTi r ....A-- -" ' EK p'Ksei'u' 51 1 I? 1 s II ! 1 it I" 5 V.f I! v tKi, f bis months in advance, V- -o- o 1.00 i Entered at the at Paris, ky., it& second class mail matter. j 1011 That uncrowned King of e ery Democratic heart, SAMUEL J. TILDES". JJOK VIUE PllESlDJiXT, Mr. Tildeu's companion in Victory and in Humiliation, ' THOMAS A. EENBRICES. AS&OUSC312ST. It cliard ReM, of Iit. sterling, is a candidate Judjxeoi me t'otirt of Appeals, to J ua&o Hariri subject to the action of thu Democracy of tho Jtirst Appellate District. ' Louisville will wind up her Exposition with a blaze ot glory and adog show. ' San- FKAXCiscu'b eathquake last week " was not a patching to the Ohio earth quake ft There is a Tildcn Club m San Francisco 1,500 strong. This does not look well or Justice Field, who hails ironi A Kansas torn has legislated against th6 goat as a "rath destroyer," a and a The streets of that town will become blockad...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 19 October 1883

F t K c , . " ";'Y - "- - "H ' '! ,-. '.f -'l..' f ..?, oc '' ti' ii 1 T H 4 - T".-'-1 J IIII 1 11 AAJTITT la. vvtmiy Bourbon lews " ' " WaB8gaWWa'MB'"M"'M"W""""""g" Independent and nblished from the Happy Side of Life-for the Benefit of Those Now Having Breath in Their Bodies. Price, $2, 00 for One Year, or, $2, 000 for 1,000 Years CASH t m ' VOL. II. PARIS, BOTJBBON COUNTY, KENTUCKY: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 1883. NO. 172. t .1 i .i i The now street cars are arriving in The Grand Lodge of Odd Fellows; meets at Stanford next Tuesday. A fox squirrel two feet in length, has been killed near Loxington. ' A telephone line is being put up between Loxington and Winchester. Ciias. Bkockjtan has been sent up for twenty years at Broolcsville, for rape. Business is growing better since the mid summer days hayo giyen away to cooler ones. ' a V. C. Vanmetek, of Clark county, caught 79 rats in a common wire trap in three nights. 4B Conway & Paul have not rented Singer's new building, as stated i...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 19 October 1883

iti hif ; !' ' M a?s:E istejvsts. BRUCE CHAMP, Publisher. ? -4 , sir PARIS. KENTUCKY J y n TJBKENXUmr MACE, TOIiD THEjOJJ) SETTLEBS' MEETING.. Hev you Jheaft&boufc'tlSit famous race '6' lorry y'ars agro, Way dojfBiln:01dadntucly?MTvuz rattler' don't you know? PromOiiketonito.Ta'ducah, not a feller see that rkle i But whafclaid right down an' laughed ha, ha. ly7 ! tlll'heTcriedr"' - ' ' 'Twasgiveout round in Lexin'ton the race wuz free an f a'r . "Fur cri hQRSJfc that hed four legs an' grew a crop b'Tia'r"; An' everx.phap,that twenty towns tvuz thar'. The day itf jist wuzr'gbfg'usr an1 fhV track .t x it wuzn't8iow: . i . . a The hosses the y wuz ahxious fur The tussle don't you know I When up thar' come right afore the ..;,.,.?-. . ; . " Ole Athaliar Jefferson, astraddle on a bull! He hed a tin horn in his hand an' spurs upon his boots; An slch a yell I never heard ez come from them galoots. The fellers on the hossps flunked, an claimed it wuzn'.taquar'. . ., vr -y-- The jedges l...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 19 October 1883

f PERSONAL ASD MPERSONAEi. Gadseen, A1., with a population of .S,500, has sixteen lawyers, ten preachers "and nine doctors. When Colonel Sellers is Juked if he" -sings, he frankly replies: "Well, those who hare heard me say I do not." Principal Dawson, of McGill University, at Montreal, who is not wjth .out honor in his country, was presented with an address and $5,000, when he left home for a year in Europe. Mrs. Esther J, Bates, although -.eighty-three "years of age, rendered fticicnt aid in bringing water to save a house from destruction by a swamp fire dn Cohasset, Mass., recently. Boston Post. Mrs. J. W. Lent, frightened by i drowning scene in a theater in Oakland, Cal., fainted and then broke out in a violent perspiration. They took her home and she caught cold and sooi died of pneumonia. San Francisco Chronicle. An official high up in the ri ilroad world wrote to Charles Wyndhkm for his autograph. The comedian sent back this epigraph: "Railways in their way .are autocrats. Th...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 19 October 1883

"' it ', iViiiim ii i urn - ii - iii irrrrTTfnrB'gf "T " 'I . 9 . t t :Ni Mi 1 ; A:. 7 I!1 MJ Ml s I A , KM BrvSk THE BOURBON MEWS. f UBLI8HKD TUESDAYS AND FRIDAYg. BRUCE CHAMP, Editor "Bourbon News Publishing Co. . 8T7BSCBIPTION BATBB. One year in advance, - - - $2. 00 tfix months in advance, ... l. Qft Entered at the Post-office at Paris, Ky., as second class mail matter. W.ll I'llMWWj IMI .11 I FOR PRESIDENT, X'hut uncrowned King of every Democratic heart, MAMUEL J. TILD3EN. FOR VICE PRESIDENT, fti ii Tildeu'a companion In Victory and in Humiliation, THOMAS A. HENDRICKS. AKXOUKCEM1KT. Uickard Hold, of Mt. Sterling, is a candidate tor Jadge of the Court of Appeals, to succeed Judge Hargis subject to the action of the Democracy of the First Appellate IMII I. ., I It is time for the annual crop oi Thanksgiving proclamations It appears that Prance and Spain are about ready to kiss rind make up, .in .- i Joiitf CiiiNAMAw will make it warm for the Frenchman within hie borders. McCbeeky...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 23 October 1883

'-;.. ' ' . ' i "" . , .jw . - ,,,-. :. 4--V.--Vf' -, s '- &4H. , m H Bourbon News. Independent and Democratic Published from the Happy Side of Life for the Benefit of Those Now Having Breath in Their Bodies. Price, $2, 00 for One Year, or, $2,000 for 1,000 VOL. H. PARIS, BOTJRBON COUNTY, KENTUCKY: TUESDAY. OCTOBER 23. 1883. NO. 173, X 4 1 4- & Our passenger depot has been fitted out with gas fixtures. Fifty citizens of Pulaski- county recently removed to Texas. "Sarah Bernhart" is in jail at Flemings-burg for vagrancy. The scarlet fever is raging in an epidemic form in Ripley, Ohio. t Draper's Uncle Tom's Cabin Combination at our Opera House the 30th. 4 A siiiVER coin, 176 years old, was plowed up recently in Boone county. Prof. Yerkes opened school in his now school-house on Mt. Airy, yesterday. ' a There's a real live dude learning tho barber's trade at Henry Damn's. Call and see him. -. James Creighton has been held without bail for murdering Marshal "Wilson at Sadie-vil...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 23 October 1883

I i ' M the ietiews. BRUCE CHAMP, Published " PARTS. KENTUCKY PWS OETHEWEEK Condensed and Put Into, Readable Shape. t DOMESTIC men were killed and several injured by a collision of freight trains on the East Tennessee Virginia ah'd' Georgia roaST on thelGth. The accident was duo to a sleepy operator, who forgot to give the train men the order which had been.sent them. At New York on the lGfch. Jack Mnlrar. alias James Clark, a notorious counterfeiter, was arrested, and offered the officer fifty dollars for freedom. The bribe failing, he pleaded guilty, and asked J,o be given ten years right away. Mulvey escaped from officers in 1879 by leaping out of, a third-story window. The remains of the Confederate dead, disinterred at Arlington, were' received at Norfolk, Va., on the lGfch, by the firing of minute guns vandthe tolling of bells. Flags were at half-mast, and there weremariy ' floral offerings. '.. Wm. P. Bronson,- his wifeEliza, and Amos, their son, have been found guilty of man...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 23 October 1883

r T FAKM JJSD HOUSEHOLD. Allow no weeds to go to seed in fence corners and around farm buildings. Mow and burn them. Exchange. A nut that lias got rusty on a wagon or plougli will start easily if kerosene is poured on it and allowed to stand a short time. If it does not start at once give the nut a sharp blow and pour on a little more oil. N. Y. Herald. The Farm, Field and Fireside states that when turnips; potatoes and other vegetables are chopped finely and lea to iowis tney will sometimes be refused; but the difficulty can be obviated ,by sprinkling the vegetables with corn meal. One of the great secrets in poultry keeping is colonization; separate the cockerels from the pullets, and pullets from the hens, one flock of hens from another, large chicks from small ones, and by these divisions you every time increase your chances of success, and avert many catastrophes that would surely befall one great ilock together. N. Y. Poultry Bulletin. Very handsome wall pockets, to hold paper...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 23 October 1883

Hi i tv "' I) A THE BOTOBOJT NEWS. ruBLiinao tttwdays and trxdits, BRUCE CHAMP, Sditob "BOUBBON NSWS PUBLISHING Oo. BATES. One year in advance, - - - $2.00 Six months in advance, - - - 1. 00 Entered at the Post-office at Paris, Ky., as second class mail matter. FOR PRESIDENT, That uncrowned King of every Democratic heart, SAMUEL J. TILDEN. FOR VICE PRESIDENT, Mr. Tilden's companion in Victory and in Humiliation, THOMAS A. HENDRICKS. AXK0UNCEME3T. UicJiard Beid, of Mi. Sterling, is a candidate tor Judge of the Court of Appeals, to Judjr" Harris subject to the action of the Democracy "of the First Appellate District. Gsn. Wm. T. Sherman has been elected President of the Society of the Army of Tennessee. Now Judge Harlan will want to run for President, for dissenting in the Civil 8ervice decision. The Democratic party in Iowa more than doubled its vote at the State election on the 8th instant. Pittsbukq teacners had to flog 359 pu. pits during September. The underbrush about Pittsburg ...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 26 October 1883

v SSSSaagES iiiB; Xew Yobk is enjoying a big snow. ' - "WiiAT lias become of the Broom Drill ? -. THE Lexington fair grounds rent for a year. -- Dk. Vardex closed his meeting at Locus fc Grove Church on Friday last with four additions. Teter Washburn, aged eighty, has been married in Marshall county to a lady aged , seventy. 9 . A freight train killed eight out of eieven mules for Harvey Cobb, Monday, this side of Richmond. -- Two Topsys two Lawyer Marks, and two everything in Draper's Uncle Tom's Cabin Combination. j The Courier tells of a dog in Jessamine county that crows in imitation of a rooster every time he hears one. One half of "Winchester has gone to the Louisville Exposition, and the other half is lingering around the depot. The Vance property in Carlisle, which was built for a school house at a cost of 54,700, sold to Dr. Fritts, for 2,000. DAN'i "Vorhees is a relative of Daniel Boone; but Boone never gave the young men any bad advice like Vorhees did. Prof. A. K. Martin...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 26 October 1883

I1 IHB BRUCE CHAMP, .Publisher. PARIS. KENTUCKY. UNCLE GABE ON THE OLD AND NEW. . Things is gwine in sich a mighty gallop nowadays .Dafc 'tis hard to keep de step wid all de - tin ways., Why, de wrul is gwine too rapid, an' ef people don't hold back, Dar's gwine to be some burstin up an' run- nin' orf de track. As 1 push along de pabement to de eberlastin' sho De things don't look as lubly as dey use to, long ago. You kin notis how de dat start out in de spring, Don't empty out his music wid de same old handy swing; De stars don't blink so pretty an de sky ain't quite so blue, An' it sort o' 'pears de moon its'ef doneswunk a inch or two. Well, folks was younger in dem days leas'- ways 'twas so wid me An' dese times jes ain't a patchin' to de times dat use to be! "When my strenk begin to fail me an my step is gettin' slow, 1 lub to stop an' study 'bout de folks I use to know; I kin see 'em right bcf o' me, in a foggy sort o' mis' Dat settles 'cross de cabin fum my pipe o' "nigger twi...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Semi-weekly Bourbon news. — 26 October 1883

The trunk of the period was covered with sealskin, the bristly hair outward, and studded with small brass .nails, fhe had barely been developed. Valises were long and narrow. Saddle-bags were not out of date. City hotels called the guests to meals hy the gong or dinner-bell. The landlord sat at the head of the table and carved the breakfast steak. The guests dined together all at the same hour. t Dinner was served with great parade and formality. The waiters removed the covers from the chafing dishes at a signal, bore them aloft out of the room then reappeared again and carried off the dishes to be carved at side-tables. The splendors of the Astor House were almost reverentially talked of in country homes. Hordes of ragged girls and boys infested the hotel corridors offering toothpicks for sale. Without older boys beset the countryman, whisking tinder his nose copies of dubious books filled with colored prints. They carried their stock, wrapped in. brown paper, bvthe basketful. The ...

Publication Title: Semi-Weekly Bourbon News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
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