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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 25 August 1887

nwMiaMtlnt ir w wsaHxpi&mHaB&A&- THE THOMAS COUNTY CAT. Official County And City Paper. W. G. PORTER, Editor. republican County Convention- A ltepublican County Convention will be lield at the court house in tne city 01 coioj, Kana. on Saturday, the 8th day of October, Jl. D., lfc87. at the h-ur of i o'clock p- m., for the purno-e of noailnntinjr candidates for the several oHices to be llllcd by election ims laxi, lo-wit: One ltcgistcr of feeds. One County Treasurer. One Shot ill. One County Clerk. OneSuriejor. One Commissioner of 1st District. Central Committee. The basis of the representation as adjusted ly the County Central Committee is as fol lows: One(l) delegate to et cry -'00 inhabitants and major fraction thereof in each townshfp.which entitles each townshijito the follow injf repre. sontation: Wendell, 4 Hot oh!, : Barrett, :5 Hale, i Morgan, 5 Handull, G Summers, 2 It is recommended that the primaiics be held on Satuiday, October 1, lifeT, at the hour of 2 o'c...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 25 August 1887

' ttt tinm i m in hi niiii n n m, imwiil M-'rmirirmirnnliv-'"""--I -4isJ.'M43triT -jJrtg Vn. K. s-iv..-- ;;irM."H'"'''0K91!1,M -iwsH-t'sa..-- . --" LOMBARD INVESTMENT CO. - - CAPITAL, $1,250,000. F. C. FINNERTY, AGENT, Offers the Best Terms ever given on Farm loans in Thomas County. Privilege of paying off the loan before it is due. Also other privileges in the payment of interest not given by other companies. I can also make you a farm loan so that your interest will cost you only 6 per cent for five years; the remaining four per cent to be paid at the end of the loan. For the use of this 4 per cent I will charge you 6 per cent interest, In this way your interest is very light during the first few years while you are' getting your farm broken out and in good cultivation, so that it willbringyou in a good income. I have also TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS t0 lan on cnattel security and on second mortgages on land on as favorable terms as can be found. If you intend making either a farm or cha...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 25 August 1887

"p--" " ' " iii-nil 'iuiikiii. ... . I I i II ivjii WOMAN'S DEPARTMENT. A PLAIN TALK TO GIRLS. fcnt AdTiet Worth Heedlac A Practical Talk from m Ills-Hearted Practical Voawa. They go te bed at night and fall into ustupor. whj not? Is there one breath of fresh air in their sleeping box? Do the ever, except in the heat of sum mer, have so much as a crack of the window open? If there is a fireplace in their room or a stove-pipe hole, don't thoy close them up as tightly as they can? No wonder it is so hard to wake up in the morning. I can hear them groan and moan and yearn and scold now, at the imperative summons to get up. And what do they find on the breakfast table? Sweet fried cakes, something in the shape of meat, gen erally fried, potato cither fried or etowed, hot coffee, and probably "grid dle cakes," fried, of course. Now I am not going on a crusade against the frying-pan, for it has its uses; but when I sec a girl sit down at the break fast table with dull eyes, a sallow face,...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 25 August 1887

f 4.) i t lili i in J ' I ; THE CHINESE STAGE. Vow Celestial Actors Korresb. Theaaselves Dartag m Performance. h The Chinese are great theater-goers, and it would seem that with the good patronage that their places of amuse ment command, there would be some cultivation of the dramatic art. What ever may be the Chinese estimate of their players acting, to those who have seen that of almost any European or American artist, it is without any mer it, writes a Shanghai correspondent The lines are delivered in a monot onous, sing-song style and the stage settings are of so primitive a character that they add little to the interest of the play. There is no curtain. The stage is a platform that stands at one end of the theater, and there are no Hies and but little scenery. The actors enter by a door in the rear and at one side of the platform, and when they should depart betake themselves off cither in the same way in which thev entered or through a corresponding door at the other side. Not...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 25 August 1887

igsriiMaKI R&BM MMB 4wHSta ltXfMDDl'PMsIdenL-fiKyia3!Wb- L?IREXCB?t!SttbSE E!'lnaWW?TIrftf -?f'i ;-i STATE BANK OF COEB: !? " At 10 Per' Cent -Interest and No . Commission, )c COLBY, KANSAS . Incorporated under the Laws of the State of Kansas. ' . Capital Stock, 50,000.00. J Capital Stock Paid Ix 26,800.00 At State Bank of Colby, This Bank is folly equipped for every kind of legitimate banking business, and offers to the public a liability of $100,000. Our stockholders represent $1,500,000, thus making it a safe c pository for money and such other valuables as are usually placed in a bank. Our terms are liberal, and we so it your banking business. Farm Loans Negotiated at Current Bates. COLBY, : : : KANS. u THE PIONEER OF THOMAS COUNTY, KAN. To the Farmers of Thomas County : I would respectfully call your attention to the FACT that I have iust received a large and complete stock of Farm Implements for spring trade of 1887, including the celebrated Rock Island plows, cultivators,...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

COUNTy Thomas Cat. V VOL. III. NO. 24. COLBY. THOMAS COUNTY, KANSAS, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 1887. $1.50 PER YEAR. i THE FRONT. NEW STORE! NEW STOCK! TATE & MASON Have opened a Grocery Store in Colby, with an entire new stock of STAPLE AND FANCY GROCERIES Glassware, Queensware Woodenware, Flour and Provisions, Sugars, coffees, , Teas, etc., Tobacco, cigars, Smoker's Sundries, etc., Soaps, Brushes, Brooms, etc. AT LIVING PRICES. The largest and freshest stock of groceries ever brought into Thomas county. Give us a call and be convinced that we will sell you better goods for the same money than any house in the city. country produce bought and sold. Goods delivered free of charge to any part of the city. REMEMBER THE RED FRONT. j TATE & MASON 5 jTC'r- COLBT XLA2TS CHARDON! RAWLINS COUNTY, KAS. The Wonder of the West. A booming business place in a beautiful, healthful, country. The place to put your money to make immense margins. tVery few towns in Western Kansas are so happily ...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

L-i.1 K-s-it mBymmmmmm THOMAS COUNTY OAT. W. C. PORTER, Publisher. couvr. KAXSAC PROPOSAL AND ANSWER. If, love, your feet can walk with mine. The way that I must tread; And if you will not fear, though cloud Should gather overhead; But with a brave aad kindly heart Still take me foryour guide; I pledge myself to you for life; I ask you for my bride. If you can put your hand in mine. And say: ' Whate'er is done, "Wnatc'er is gained, whate'er is lost, We two are always one;' If you can clasp my true right hand. Through all the strife of life. And fee that you can trust its care Then, darling, be my wife. If your heart beats resuonsive, love. To every throb of mine, X.ike gome sweet melody that keeps, Not only tune, but time, O, fear not, then, to trust my heart, Fear not to be my wife; Give mc your hand, and walk with mo Through all the ways of life." ' 'Come, clasp my hand, and I will tako You for my guard and guide; And If the way be e'er so rough, We'll climb it side by side. And i...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

M THOMAS COUNTY CAT, s .I. W. C. PORTER, Publisner. COfRY. - - - - - KAVC4 THE GARDENER'S LOVE SO NO. rfiere among the fragrant flowers Swiftly fly the perfumed hours Oft I sit in reverie. In the Father land is she In whose care my heart reposes. J , Xarkspnrs, lilies, pansies, roses. Heliotrope and orange-tree j Xach some attribute discloses, Dear one, of thy face to me. .And they all betray the traces an their newly-opened faces Of their own unconscious graces Of their fellowship with thee. ;Hark! The breeze that stirs the petal Of the sweet anemone 3Iakesme dream that thou art sighing. And the peace within me dying, y Turned to anguish prostrate lying, Prays and cries aloud for thee ! -Sweet the thoughts that fill my mind, tSwect as breath of summer wind Blowing other gardens over; Or from meads where fragrant clover Xurcs the bee and hides the plover As thy charms have holden me .As thy lace allures thy lover ' As my heart is lost in thee! ". Cloudless be the skies above her And...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

. i iiiiiii -mmwminyin 111 -n WM timiTti,p"i1Tfclrf'ffc'r'"-''"1"'1 in ? .grrtasasagaaasaaaas I 'J, - THE THOMAS COUNTY CAT. OFFICIAL COUNTY AND CIT1 PAPER. Thomas Co. Cat Publishing Co. JOSEPH A. GILL, Editor. Republican County Convention- A Republican County Comention will be held at the court house in the city of Colby, Kansa, on Saturday, the 8th day of October, A. D., lbfeT. at the hour of 2 o'clock p in., for the purpo- of nominating candidates for the several oflices to be filled by election this fall, to-wit: One Register of Deeds. One County Treasurer. One Sheriff. One County Clerk. One Surveyor. One Commissioner of 1st District. Central Committee. The basis of the representation as adjusted by the County Central Committee is as fol lows: One(l) delegate to every -U0 inhabitants and major fraction thereof in each township.which entitles each township to the following- repre sentation: Wendell, J Jtovohl, a Ilarrett, : Hale, fi 1 organ, " Randall, fi Summer, It is recommende...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

&iv.--z r' Cat Supplement. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 1887. All kinds of fresh fruits at the Post Office. Note the big "ad" on front page, of Tate & Mason. David Zerndik, of the Farmers & Mer chants' Bank, returned Friday evening, from a visit to his old home at Red Cloud Nebr. Rev. H. Hartig will hold a German Lu theran service every other Sunday in the court house in the afternoon at 3 o'clock. First service Sept 4th. A gun club has been organized in Col bv. Traps and balls have been ordered, and our local sportsman, after a little practice, propose to try issues with other gun clubs of neighboring cities. The rain which prevailed so generally throughout the county last week, has ef fectually stopped the ravages of the chinch bug. Late crops are assured, and the ground put in excellent shape for fall plowing L. A. Hannigan, editor Rawlins Coun ty Democrat, paid the Cat office a broth erly visit on Thursday evening last. Mr. Hannigan was in our city on the occasion of the i...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

t-4inU.J. picacm,; iPQUr'a llolay ., i-uiujuacnoa. Cem Items. All quiet at Gem since the i"ith Inst. The drawing came off in good order and Gem is now on the boom. The Rock Island K. K. surveying party is coming right straight for Gem and Colby. E. H. H. wants to sell his shares in Gem. He is going back to spend the winter in Nebraska. Mr. High Harnhiil lost a good mule a few lays ago, Bryan's foot is nearly well utrain. Going pluinming is the order of the day now. The ground is now in nice order for break ing or plowing. Wonder what Ed Welch likes II. Ward so well fori Wonder why J. N. changed pants next mor ning after the tnicas at Gem? Wonder what young Ellsworth is at Peas lee's so much for. Wonder what makes Wright s-o happy now-a-days? Wonder if he uint going to catch a bird to keep house for him? Mr. May was at Gem the 27th, just smiling and grinning all over his face, and said they had a new boy at home. , Gem will have mail three times a week after the 1st of September. Gem...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

mmgmmmmKH. s LOMBARD INVESTMENT CO. - - CAPITAL, $1,250,000. F. C. FINNERTY, AGENT, Offers the Best Terms ever given on Farm loans in Thomas County. Privilege of paying off the loan before it is due. Also other privileges in the payment of interest not given by other companies. I can also make you a farm loai so that your interest will cost you only 6 per cent for five years; the remaining four per cent to be paid at the end of the loan. For the use of this 4 per cent I will charge you 6 per cent interest, In this way your interest is very light during the first few years while you are getting your farm broken out and in good cultivation, so that it willbringyou in a good income. I have also TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS t0 lan on cnattel security and on second mortgages on land on as favorable terms as can be found. If you intend making either a farm or chattel loan, don't fail to call and get my terms. F. C. FINNERTY. L) THE THOMAS COUNTY CAT. W. a. POUTER & CO., Publishers. Baths ! Ba...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

It'll II IN IT YT','"::r'"rn,' W0M1FS DEPAKTMENT. A QUEEN'S WOMANHOOD. At the celebration of the Queen's Jnbilee toy Citizens of Newport, the following poem was read by Mrs. Julia Ward Howe. When Mrs. Howe -was presented, the great audience ap plauded, again and again. The poem was suggested by recent incident in the Queen'i We: Th' assembled rrowd of subjects wait The passing of a car ot state With mounted guard and herald quaint, With ennincd peer and mitred saint. Right royally the coursers prance, f The sovereign, glittering to the glance I With priceless gems of every clime, Stores on With bell and trumpet chime. Why does the splendid pageant ttand Arrested by a waving hand! An antic steed witb murderous feet Overthrows an urchin of the street. The Empress of as proud a realm f s e'er saw statesman at v.b helm. Commands the pause, that she may know What harm o'ertook that stripling low. Where dwells the grace that fits a Queen In bearing haughty or serene? In lofty attitude of ...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

) 4 w f 6. . oh IV ABOUT HOUSEWORK. The Hmt Ileal thfiiL Varied and Profit ahle Occupation for Women- American women are not a proverbi ally strong race. They are intelligent beyond most nationalities that is, in ' greater numbers. The strong-brained, executive woman who is known to j public life, justly and well known for l excellence in any department of sci- ence, art or literature, is exceptional , everywhere, and with her, be she English, Scotch, French, American or any other race, wo do nst have to do when we speak of the special intel ligence of the American woman. But of the large number of women who help to make up the American people probably the great majority read and think and act with more or less intelligence. Yet the problem how to become a strong race is still unsolved, and until it is made the subject of more exten sive thought and research and im portance among thinking women it must stay so. Undoubtedly climatic influence has much to do with our extreme nervous, ...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 1 September 1887

ick&&Si& .VTTKTJFlHJ 'rJr gs ...... -... FARM LOANS At 10 Per Cent Interest and No Commission, At State Bank of Colby, R. L. RIDDLE, Paesident. L. L. FRENCH, Cashier. LEW E. DARROW, Vice Prest STATE BANK OF COLBY. V COLBY, KANSAS. Incorporated under the Laws of the State of Kansas. Capital Stock, $50,000.00. Capital Stock Paid In $26,800.00 This Bank is fully equipped for every kind of legitimate banking business, and offers to the pabiic a liability of 100,000. Our stockholders represent 1,500,000, thus making it a safe pository for money and such other valuables as are usually placed in a bank. Our terms are liberal, and we so it your banking business. Farm Loans Negotiated at Current Bates. KANS. COLBY, THE PIONEER INfllMi OF THOMAS COUNTY, KAN. To the Farmers of Thomas County : I would respectfully call your attention to the FACT that I have just received a large and complete stock of larm Implements for spring trade or 18S7, including the celebrated Rock Island plow...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 8 September 1887

ag-5gsa T fC wje srti v-- COUNTy Thomas Cat. Vr " L' VOL. III. NO. 26. COLBY. THOMAS COUNTY, KANSAS, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 1887. $1.50 PER YEAR. THE RED FRONT. K NEW STORE ! NEW STOCK I 1TATE & MASONS Have opened a Grocery Store in Colby, with an entire new stock of STAPLE AND FANCY GROCERIES Glassware, Queensware.. Woodenware, Flour and Provisions, Sugars, coffees, Teas, etc., Tobacco, cigars, Smoker's Sundries, etc., Soaps, Brushes, Brooms, etc. AT LIVING PRICES. The largest and freshest stock of groceries ever brought into Thomas county. Give us a call and be convinced that we will sell you better goods for the same money than any house in the city. country produce bought and sold. Goods delivered free of charge to any part of the city. REMEMBER THE RED FRONT. J TATE t MASON, s w OLBT XL&1TS. CHARDON! RAWLINS COUNTY, KAS. , The Wonder of the West. A booming business place in a beautiful, healthful, country. The place to put your money to make immense margins. Very few to...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 8 September 1887

THOMAS COUNTY OAT. W. C PORTER, Publlsner. COLBY. KANSAS SEVERED TIES. A few more sweet and sacred ties Time's ruthless scythe shall sever. Then we to that bright land shall nse Where partings shall be never. The blossoms fair that round us bloom Are soon all withered lying: We sadly place them on the tomb, Fit emblems of the dying. The streams which quench our thirst to day To-morrow rease their flowing, Dark night o'ertakes the brightest way. Its somber shadows throwing. O land whose blossoms never fade. Thou land whose breezes vernal The richest perfumes ever lade; Dear home of spring eternal; l"hy river's clear and crystal tide Doth never cease Its flowing; By that fair stream so deep and wide The tree of life is growing. Thou realm of everlasting day, Tbou land of light undying. Whose bliss shall never pass away. Where songs shall be for sighing: Blest sunny land! whose golden gate Nor sin, nor sorrow enter, While 'mid these tearful scenes we wait. Our hopes on thee we center. ...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 8 September 1887

5" i THOMAS COUNTY OAT. W. C. PORTER, Publisher. COi.rtY. - "I - - - KANSAS. BABY HANDS. O little bands that cling within mine own. And clasp yet closer when I feign to got trusting in mother-love to guide aright In mother-love to shield from every foe. 'Would I could hold thee thus throughout thy life! "When dangers threaten near, protect, defend Tenderly comfort thee in every fear; Love thee and cheer thee to thy journey' end. "Too soon the speeding years will give thee strength To reach for joys In which I hare no part; Another's touch must soothe thy discontent. Another lore than mine wilt nil thine heart. Tet such is mother-love! Iasltnomore Than thy full happiness in all to sec; "Cnwortliy of the sreat, good name I bear. If thought of self could come 'twixt me aad thee. -J3ut In the golden present thou art mine For me alone thy smile, thy loving kiss; i,et separation m the future hide. To hold thy little, trusting hands is bliss! t'lara H. Btirne, in Good UouteUfpinij. AND WHY...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 8 September 1887

tmmt 5ia7m?&5afc.-"'' i1 THE THOMAS COUNTY CAT. OFFICIAL COUNTT AND CIT1 PAPER. Thomas Co. Cat Publishing Co. JOSEPH A. CILL, Editor. Republican County Convention. A Republican County Convention will be held at the court house in the city or Colby, Kansas on Saturday, the 8th day of October, A. D.,1&ST. at the h&ur of 2 o'clock p in., for the punGe of nominating candidates for the several offices to le fllled by election this fall, to-wit: One Register of Deeds. One County Treasurer. One Sheriff. One County Clerk. One Surveyor. One Commissioner of 1st District. Central Committee. The basis of the representation as adjusted by the County Central Committee 'is as fol lows: One(l) delegate to ever- "W inhabitants and major fraction thereof in each townshlp.which entitles each township to the following repre feeutation: Wendell, 4 Itovohl. :( Harrctt, ." Hale, Moivan, 5 Randall. i SuminC!-. - It :- recommended that the primaries be held on Saturday, Oc'ober 1. 1M7. at the ho...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Thomas County cat. — 8 September 1887

Cat Supplement. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 1SS7. M. J. "Williams left on Monday lat for :i visit to friends in Custer county, Xebr. I. II. Bullcra will read the Cat at Be loit, Kan., for a time, when he will start for Pennsylvania on a visit. Madison Hray, who lives 14 miles east of Colby, on section 28-7-31, called at the Cat office on business last Friday. Mr. Burling, druggist of Russel Spr'g-', son of S. S. Burling, of this place, was in the city the latter part of this week. Boun. On Faiday, August 2G. 1887, to Mr and Mrs. Peter Gabus, a daughter; weight eight pounds. Dr. Mira Patter son, attending physician. W. II. Hukill, of Unionville, Iowa, has located in our midst. He has purchased the northwest quarter of section 2U-7-34, and proposes to do some farming this fall. J. W. Bailey, traveling salesman, rep lesenting Wilder Bros., Shirt Manufact urers, of Lawrence, Ivan.. alo Winne tfc Stewart, Merchant Tailors, of Manhat tan, Kan., was in the city last week. J. M. Kennedy made the...

Publication Title: Thomas County Cat
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kansas, United States
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