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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 12 November 1885

IF IN !NEED OF LUMBER FIGURE WITH THE CHICAGO LUMBER COMPANY. Abilene Eeflectok . tes Thursday, Nov. 12, 1885. . fc. XOTHEB. HEXKT LITT3 STROTHER & LITTS, EDITORS AND PUBLISHERS. The election in Xew York bursted the Mugwumps wind bag. The jury in the Walkup case re turned a verdict of "not guilty." Ful particulars on inside of this paper. Jonx HcCullough, one of the greatest tragedians of America, died at his home in Philadelphia last Sunday afternoon. Now David Benjamin Hill is loom ing up as the candidate of the National Democracy in 1888. worse. Well, we might do Mrs. Gkant has decided that Gen. Grant's remains shall continue to rest in Biverside Park, and there is no use for further talk on the subject. The amendment to abolish the Octo ber elections in Ohio was carried by an average of 537,000 So now Ohio will vote on the same day the rest of the country does. The facts in tne late elections indi cate that if Cleveland had only re moved a few more thousand republican postma...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 12 November 1885

For the Largest, Cheapest and Best Selected Stock "of Lumber in the County call on the Chicago Lumber Company, Abilene, Kas. J -J 7 f A CALL OX R. F. RUSSELL FOR LOW PRICES OK ALL KINDS OF HARNESS. CEDAR STREET, SOUTH OF RAILROAD, ABILENE, KANSAS. A Grani Opportunity for fte Citizens ol Alei, Kansas. I WILL OPEN OUT A LARGE STOCK OF LOCAL AND OTHEBWISE, Have your prescriptions compounded at John II. Gleissner's Drugstore, east Bide of Broadway, cor. 3d street. 39-ly ! Be sure and read the new ads. Juadruple Mi Silverware, tas, Perks asd Sps, Clocks Hi and Silver Watches, Which I will sell at AUCTION, sale to open Wednesday, Nov. 11th, 1385, In McCurdy's New Block, Cor. 3d and Buckeye, and continue from day to day until disposed of. Ladies are particularly invited to attend this sale, as the goods are first-class and warranted to be just as represented or money refunded. T. P. MOODY, Assignee. -DRY G Worth of ODS- If you Gazette. want dog news read the Don't fail to see and hear the ...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 12 November 1885

t3r- Any person wTiO tafces tne pnper re:m arly from the post-office, ttbether directed to us nr.meor whether he isasubscriberornut, 4s responsible for the par. The i:ourU have deo sded that refusing to take newspapers from the post office, or re moving and leaving' them uncalled for, h -pclma facie evidence of rNTExnoxAr. kiiak THE WINDING OF THE SKEIN. 3 held the skein for her one night. w hen the shadowy flint of the tire light IJanccd fitfully on the opposite wall. J'olly and I, and that was all. were there to see the ghostly ball: Tongs and scuttle, hearth-dog and cat, venus de Milo and mandarin fat. Table and lamp, and chairs where we sat, n rhythmic measure went round and round, J' rhythmic measure with never a sound, while Polly's arms as she wound and wound, Xookcd like a fiddler drawing his bow -Across his flddlc to and fro; tTLe str.ngs were those of the skein, you know I held the skein. Z held the skein. I'd known her long-, .And my heart had learned the same old sons un...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 12 November 1885

- r PROGRESS OF THE SOUTH. tts Industrial Activities Greater Xow Than Ever Before. The increase of manufacturing enter pris33 in the South is remarkable. The new enterprises organized during the first nine months of the present jcar, takon together with the enlargement of old plaats, will employ an aggregate capital of .$02,380,300. in this list Ken tucky leads off, with a capital of $14, 005.000. West Virginia comes second, Avith 9,644.000; .Marvland third, with SG, 107,800, and Alabama fourth, with $5,864,000. The growth of the South has been anarveloiis for the past five years. The .increase in railroad mileage s nee 1879 $s 11,000 miles. The assessed value of he property of the South, not includ- 1111 JliVji-.-J' -. uiv. Kjyifc., aw ..alalia ing the large capital invested in manu- faoturing enterprises, which 3s chielly exempt from taxation, has increased SWJ,000,U00. The production of corn ha- increased fifty per cent in that time, and that of oats seventy- In cot ton mills 'th...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 12 November 1885

V' ticket in Iowa is less than 8,000. The legislature in Iowa is republican by a small working majority. Notice to Taxpayers of Dickinson County, 1885. In pnrsance of law I hereby notify the tax-payers of Dickinson county Kansas that the rates of taxation for the year J8S5, are correctly stated in the following tables show ins the amount of tax levied on each one hundred dollars valuation: Ex-Gov. Glick has decided to accept the Topeka Pension Agency and a let ter to that effect was forwarded to Secretary Lamar last nicht. He will not, however, take possession of the office until after the next payment in December, giving the present incum bent, Major Adams, time to close up his accounts to the end of the fiscal quarter, December 31. The office is one of the best 'ederal places in the State. The pay is $4,000 a year, with several snug clerkships to distribute about among ' his friends. Atdiison Champion. 7i O Pithy and Pointed. In his Elmira speech "Wednesday night Gov. Ilill gave h...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 19 November 1885

StfAj TfAsOst&J 6&c- P6ZtsC-, THE ABILENE VOL. 3. LBILEISTE, XICJB:iIsrSOSr COUNTY, KANSAS, jSTOV 19, 1S85. isro. is, Abilene Reflectok. REFLECTOR. y V r lA Thursday, Nov. 19, 1885. B. L. HENRT LIITS & LITTS, EDITORS AND PUBLISHERS. BOTHER. STROTHER Coming Congressional Contest At least four seats in tiie next nousE to be contested one FROM CALIFORNIA. i DAY-LIGHT STOEE. J ) Papers have been received by the Clerk of the House of Eepresentatives giving notice of contests for four seats in the next congress as follows: Camp bell againgt Weaver, for the sixth Iowa- District; Kidd against Steele, Eleventh Indiana District; Page against Pierce, Second Rhode Island District, and Hurd against Comeis, Tenth or Toledo District of Ohio. Besides these docu ments protests have been received from citizens of California, urging the non- seating of the Congressional delegation from that state, on the ground that they were not legally elected to repre sent the districts for which they w...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 19 November 1885

ABILENE KEFLECTOE PUBLISHED BY BTEOTHER & LITTS. OUBBENT COMMENT. Commissioner Fikk is quoted as say ing that the word pool for agreements between railroad companies grates upon his ear. It has a horse-racing tinge. When the health officers of Mont real recently came to disinfect the house where 'a. small-pox patient had died, a cat was found to be covered with small pustules. The five German-Americans whose expulsion from the country was re cently ordered by the German Govern ment were expelled under the law of 1841, which has been revived and which docs not allow foreigners to settle, or even to reside, temporarily at a place unless the local authorities permit them. A family named Blanchette, con sisting of a woman and five children, arrived at recently at Father Point, Que., from Montreal, where the head of the family had died of small-pox. Shortly after arrival the mother gave Wrth to another child. Small-pox "broke out among them and the' all died, the whole family thus be...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 19 November 1885

l X y v r'V r A-BILEiTE llEFLEGTOE PUBLISHED BY STROTHEE & LITTS. RINKLETS. HT TAKES ITER FOR A UOLI. INSTEAD OF A STHOLt,. IlHthe Cors-don no more with Phyllis rovc3 Through velvet meadows or through leafy proves: "When day is done and stars lieffin to blink, He now escorts her to the roller rink. A MISCHANCE. She smllinj-lv circles round tne floor, And makes the rollers iryrate; She trips, she falls, she -iiilcs no more, But rises red and irate. AS ENGAGEMENT EtlOKEN CP. O'ncrinjr closely to each ot'ier 'Hound the rink they go together, fSIant-t-s Invfnjr jrlnnccs nifetlns-, Words of tenderness repeating. I.'oses in her cheeks are plowing, Tov lier heart is overiloirin;-. A1 ln's manner is earcssintr. Love his every look confc-sinfr. O'er them smilinjr Cup d hovers, Happy, joyous pair of lovers! Ha! they oscillate, they stumble. Crashing to the floor they tumble. He the maiden quickly raises "With apologetic phrase. But the nnjrry damsel, turning Trom him, his pachas siiiriin-...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 19 November 1885

IF IN NEED OF LUMBER FIGURE WITH THE CHICAGO LUMBER COMPANY. Abilene Keflector. Thursday, Nov. 19, 1885. . i BOTHER. HEXBY UTX3 STROTHER & L1TTS, EDITORS AND PUBLISHERS. The Democrat is a new wide awake democratic paper just started on the sea of journalism at Wamego, Kansas. Suecessto the Democrat, may it live long and prosper. On laBt Thursday morning at half pait nine o'clock the laying of the rails was completed to the depot grounds at Hope, thus giving her connection with 4hs outer world. The Pen Art Hall and Business Col lege, with W. C. Walker, Principal, is gaining a wide reputation, and is one f the best institutions of the kind in the State. The Hope Herald says: "Uly Chartier went to Abilene Saturday and -will take a course of lessons at the Pen Art Hall and Business College." The -Spirit of Kansas, published at Topekt, sayi: "By order of the court Jhree barrels of whisky, five kegs of beer, two demijohns and six cases H bottled beer, were taken into the lot in the re...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 19 November 1885

For the Largest, Cheapest and Best Selected Stock of Lumber in the County call on the Chicago Lumber Company, Abileife, Kas, y - r CALL OX R. F. RUSSELL FOR LOW PRICES ON ALL KINDS OF HARNESS. CEDAR STREET, SOUTH RAILROAD, ABILENE, KANSAS. OF LOCAL AND OTHERWISE, Have your prescriptions compounded, at John M. Gleissner's Drugstore, east side of Broadway, cor. 3d street. 39-ly Pressing Atumn Leaves. "Yon arc the Antnmn leaf," said he, "And my arms are the book, yon Know, Kow I place the leaf in the book, you eee, And tenderly pre?? it, fo." The maiden looked np with glance demure, And blnchec her fair cheeks wore, Aj i-he oftly whimpered, "The leaf, I'm sure, Need prccfing a little more." Kansas has a population of 1,250,000. T - T See Janauschek in "Mary Stuart," November 24th. Several new members were added to the 33aptist church roll last Sabbath. Secure tickets at Barnes & Zahner's for1 the Janauschek entertainment. M. Dowling left last Sunday for Chi cago, where he expects t...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 19 November 1885

f- ' Anr netaon xrta tmroc t-h Tumaf ifhi. larly from the DOBt-ofi"u wKpth"r1iriviH r tiB name or whether ho is a subscriber or not. is responsible for the pay. The court have decided that refusing u take newspapers from the post-office, or re movinir and leaving them uncalled for. t jn" - - ' "tm t. TOGETHER. The summer time is for.'cr. When the brier is in the Ipaf. -And the arras of the heaven if blue; There's not a cloud to day. Search we near or far away. Only sunshine, only sunshine, for us two. The dimpling water calls. The tide to landward crawls, J?1 all we spread the ?a-I, or dip the oar, .And stcc-r for Tyntafril, Or what fa ry coast you will, "Whatever uii&tv, far, romantic shoro? TIic nymphs and ncrcids thcro May twist their seaweed hair, -And the sirens sing- their sweetest melodies, While wo lloat and flcat aloujr To the echo of their son;:, Out on the mystcr.ous, storie.l seas. We may lean upon the oar Anil listen to llio lore "That the breakers wlrspcr In our ca...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 19 November 1885

y i ( . r THE RAILROAD COMMISSION. EjnopMa nT Tlift Avinnal Report Lately Made; to tho Governor. Topkka, K.O November 13. The fol lowing facts are gathered from tlie report of the Railrowl Commissioners: During the past year there has been a general fallfciij off of railroad revenue or earnings, although the traffic returns show a very corrsiderablu increase in the volume of freiglrt hauled. The reduced tprilfs for the leading: lines operating in this State did not go into effect until five days prior to the close of the fiscal year 18S4, and the effect uf those reductions appears for the first time in the report? of the year ended June 30. 1SS5. T';e Atchison, Toperni & Santa Fe re port shows an increase in tons per mite over last "tr of SG,970,29S tons, and a -decrease in freight er.rninps of 427,033.20, from which it is een that although the vol ume of fre:cht traflic increased nearly 'Sliirtj'-seveii millions of tons haEled one euile," the revenue derived from it "was le&...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 19 November 1885

-q- f A Hint for Husbands. Mr. "W. is quite an elderly, wealthy gentleman, having for his second wife a lady many years his junior, and much petted. Any expressed wish of hers he has at once gratified, if money could be the medium. One evening she remark ed in her charming way. "I saw to-day at store, a lovely camel's hair shawl that I want ever so much. Would you bring home to-morrow a check? It's only $1,500." "Yes, dear," he replied, "I will bring the money;" and the next evening, with the assis tance of his porter, he did bring home and placed on the parlor table fifteen hundred silver dollars. At the sight of this pile of metal, weighing nearly a hundred pounds, the wife exclaimed, 'What are you going to do with all that money?" "Why! love, it's the money you wanted for the new shawl."' "Good gracious! Does it take all that to make $1,500? Why! I had no idea it meant so much. I will do without the shawl, and will put it all in the savings bank, if you will let me;" and she did ...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 3 December 1885

fuqj n M t v 6 .SILElSrE, DICKINSON COUNTY, KANSAS, DEC. 3, 1885. NO. 17. "VOL. 3. . 1 p s BBlilll 115511 11 EllHi y Abilene Beflectok. Thursday, Dec. 3, 1835. B. L. 8TBOTIIK1:. IIEXEY LITIS STROTHER & LITTS, EDITORS AND PUBLISHERS. Since Makone was politically killed at the late election it is claimed that Virginia tobacco makes republicans spit more than twice as much as any other kind. She May and She Hay Hot. A Xew York lady went to the White House Monday and said to the presi dent: "Mr. President, I will call here again in six months, and by that time I want to see Mrs. Cleveland. Now, don't j'ou forget it." J .myjjgh T STORE. ) w 9 Smith 0U XJJQ The Courts of Hamilton County, O., have decided that the Republican can didates for the State Senate there are entitled to their seats. The Republi cans had a majority of three on joint ballot in the Legislature, but this re inforcement will be very acceptable, provided the Supreme Court of the State acquiesces. Virginia's Next Sen...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 3 December 1885

'j,:?tfV" f -.. ?$i. wsp-1 IBILEJfE KEFLECTOB PUBLISHKD BT BTBOTHER & LITTS. '1SWnTB F OUBRENT COMMENT. " Benton, Mont, offers one hundred thousand dollars toward building a connection with the Canadian Pacific. Dubing the month of October 25,918 immigrants arrived in this country, a -decrease of 6,179 compared with Octo ber, 1884. Mr. Gladstone recently unveiled a cross at Edinburgh, and joined in a hearty manner in singing the one hundredth Psalm. A bill to reduce the Mexican army to fifteen thousand men has been intro duced into the Mexican Congress. The Government opposes the'measure. Gekmany and England have signed an agreement to recognize Spanish $ ovcreignty over the Caroline Islands, Spain having conceded commercial facilities in that quarter to those powers. Hog cholera has prevailed alarm ingly for several months in the north ern part of Fayette County. 111. Many farmers report that they have lost their entire stock. All remedies have thus far proved ineffectual. Prem...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 3 December 1885

, y x y - r A ABILENE KEFLECTOB PUBLISHED BY RTTJOTHKR & T.TTTR. CABBISTON'S GIFT. The- Story of an Occult and Mys terious Fower. TThe Dancer to Which Its PosseMor Was Subject, and How It Was Used to Discover the Lost Evil Machi nations Thwartod. ZSy liuvh Contcay, Autltor of "Darts Dayt." "CaUfd Ttadt," etc PAKT I. Continued. Tou are too ridiculous, Carriston," I said. "Some people see what others don't, because they have longer sight. You may, of course, imagine anything. Hut your eyes handsome eyes they are, too contain certain properties, inown as humors and lenses, therefore in order to see " "Yes, yes,1' interrupted Carriston; "I know exactly all you are going to say. Tou, a man of science, ridicule every thing which breaks what you are pleased to call the law of Nature. Yet take all the unaccountable tales told. Isine hundred and ninety-nine you ex pose to scorn or throw grave doubts upon, yet the thousandth rests on evi dence which can not be upset or dis puted. The poss...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 3 December 1885

-x--," IF IN NEED OF LUMBER FIGURE WITH THE CHICAGO LUMBER COMPANY. Abilene Reflectok. Thursday, Dec. 3, 1885. 8. t. fTBOTHZR. H35KBT LITIS STROTHER t L.ITTS, EDITORS AND PUBLISHERS. Con'gress meets on the 7th. A fall account of the death of Vice President Hendricks -with biographical sketch Trill be found on the inside of fhis .paper, second page. Also the death f Alfonso, King of Spain. After a hard fought battle in Atlanta, fee ahief. city of the empire state of the south', on Tuesday of last week, the prohibitionists won by a majority of 2S6 votes. The prohibitionists are jub- Il&nfc over the result. t i i Soon a special clerk will have to be mployed, whose business alone will be to file railway charters. Ye see by the lamas City Times that "the charter of the Indian Territory and Kansa3 Cen tral railroad was filed with the Secretary et State at Topeka last Saturday. Its place of business is Hope, Dickinson ounty. 'The road will run from Hope to Concordia, Cloud county, 100 ...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 3 December 1885

i - For the Largest, Cheapest and Best Selected Stock of Lumber in the County call on"5 the Chicago Lumber Company, Abilenfe, Jfa& y -Y r Px LOOM, AND OTHEEWISE. Have your prescriptions compounded at John M. Gleissner's Drug Store, east side of Broadway, cor. 3d street. 39-ly D. S. Beemer is the proud father of a girl baby. The Goldens have one of the finest bands traveling. If we secure the Xorth and South railway the future of Abilene is indeed most promising. B. II. D'HUY, Pn. G. Opposite Depot. Be sure to see the Golden Band the street parade by Dodge City had a big fire last Friday night, one entire block being burned. Loss about $150,000. The Golden troupe will give us a very pleasing entertainment. See them Wednesday and Thursday. Walker has just completed a neat job of lettering on the windows of Spauld ing's restaurant, corner Third and Buckeye. Dr. Garcelon lias bought the Trast property, corner of Seventh and Buck eye, and has added valuable improve ments thereto. See...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 3 December 1885

k i rJrrrora Uie posi-oflice, whether drected to Is name or whether he is a subscriber or not, "responsible for the pay. The courts Imvb decided that refusing to take newspapers from the post ofiice. or re moving and Ravine thera uncalled for. is ""in racln pyldanr of i-ctkvtjovh nuun A CULPRIT. The roaMen aunt. In her straight-backed chair, "With a flush oa her pale and wrinkled cheek, -And a horrified, mortified, mystified air, Was just about to speak. -And the maiden n'ecc a nice little maid Stood mcoklr twirling1 her thumbs about, "VVIth a lmir-trMimphant, half afraid And wholly bcw.tch.ng- pout. aid the inardcn auut: "Will you please oz pla n What your heads were doing' so close to gether? Tou could cfisiiv, I npur you, Jane, Have knocked me down with a feather!! 'When I think of your bringinff-up my care, 3Iy hcrupulous care and it's come to this! Aprc'are1 !e sitting calmlv there. And letting: a you:.g max KIsS you ! "Xovr tell mc at once just what he said. And what you repli...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Abilene reflector. — 3 December 1885

. !.! i Hi if 1 : y y -Y v 'X THE CATTLE KINGS. They Continue Their "Work at St Louis. The Third and Fourth Days' Proceedln, Itesolutlong Discussed and Adopted Confjrens Asked for Proper Legis lation Matters Discussed. St. Louis, ilo., November 20. The Na tional Cattle and Horse Growers Conven tion resumed its session yesterday mornin? with General Brisbin in the chair. The committee on resolutions reported as fol lows: Be it reanlv.d. That the United States Con press is respectfully petitioned to enact a law by which the setting of Are to ranch and timber on public domain of the United States or in the Indian country shall be pun ished by fine and imprisonment. lie it rtxitlvA, That this convention Is in favor of the adoption of a law that shall pro vide for the appointment by the President of the United States of a commission of live men, who shall be charged with the duty of suppressing and extirpating the contagion of pleuro-pneumonia among cattle and who shall be authorized for...

Publication Title: Abilene Reflector, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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