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Digital page images are linked to the text file. iur9if VS Eft THE BRECKENRIDGE NEW ALL THE1 NRWS THATS KIT TO PRINT WILL BB CHANGES The Rngon docs Out of the Packet VOL XXIII CLOVERPORT KENTUCKY WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 7 1898 INTERESTING FIGURES NO 21 STRUCK BY AN ENGINE SENSATIONAL NAY NAY Printer Gives Some SlatUtlos Regarding His Trade SUICIDE Elkton Woman Trade There aro going to be some temporary PAULINE KS Fred Mnrlneo n compositor employrd - in tho Brkckenmdqb News ofllco la n SP- - Unknown Man Killed on a Sinkgenius at figures He hns been encaged at the printing ing Creek Trestle trodo for a period of ten years and eight months lie says thBt during that time The Coroners Jury Pronounces His he has averaged 300 working days a year Death Purely Accidental and for every day he has worked he has set up 5000 ems of type a vory conserv Â¬ i An unknown man was killed by being ative estimate The total amount set by him while at struck by the engine of Iocal frelgbt 02 Thursday morning while he was walk the trade is 10000000 ems or about 25000000 pieces of type Just think of ing across a trestle near Plorce He was seen on the trestle by the it I Sitting on a stool year iu and yenr engineer but as the train had gained out patiently picking up that number of considerable speed the engine could not pieces of metal These 25000000 pieces of type made be stopped in time to Bare his life The victim of tho accident was about 800000 lines that if sot side by side midway of the trestle which spans Sink would be 28 miles long and would reach ing Creek when the train bore down from Cloverport almost to Irvington If sot in a solid column they would upon him He made no effort to get off onto the projecting aleopera on both measure 89000 inches or 7417 feet aides Of the tiack He seemed to give making in all one and one quarter miles himself up for lost and that he was pre- Â¬ of solid metal pared for his fate was shown by his FATAL MISTAKE throwing up his hands just ax the engine struck him Distinguished Nlmrods Shot a Mule After the accident his terribly man Â¬ For a Rabbit gled body was picked up and brought to Irvington Bion Jolly tho deputy coroner held Col Ab Goodman called on Col Harry an Inquest over the remains The man Weisslnger and party while the latter was five feet seven inches in height was were at Harned hunting this week Col quite old as was shown by his gray Ab Goodman was taken aboard the beard and hair He wore very comfort- Â¬ special car aud was wined and dined in able clothes but a search of all the pock royal style The Colonel rides very eta failed to reveal anything that would modest gray mule and while its owner identify the man was absent tho unimal managnd to slip The only article found on him was a away and it went to a neighboring field spectacles in a folding leather where disported itself in pair of such unseem- Â¬ it case He wore a black derby hat ly Btylo that ono of Col Harry Weissin The jury decided that the mans death gers party mistok it for a rabbit aud resulted from an accident and held the accidently shot it Ihe party was made ralltoad company and employes blame Â¬ up of Col Harry Woisslnger Col Attilla less in the matter Cox Col George Gualbert Col SaundTs The remains of tho man wero burled P Jones aud Col Alex Bullett Col de- Â¬ near Irvington the railroad company Ab Goodman desires to extend his con fraying all expenses gratulations to the export marksinru Â¬ Takes Morphine changes in the boats in the mall line Said the City Dads to the Saloon trade and theru is to be a general shak Keepers to End Her Troubles ing up of dates for the mall packets says Â¬ nVAl Rmrv SWELL WEDDING A aiBSOHJIEEVPURE Makes the food more delicious and wholesome eorn miiw sowcta eo w vox School Report In Baking Powder Sho Was Onoe the Fiancee of J J Friel of Cloverport Friday evening the Louisville Times contained a dispatch from Elkton which said News roachod the city this morning that Mrs Noonio Bartlott Lindsay had committed suicide at tho residence of her parents near Allegro nine miles north of this place The facta obtainable are these Yesterday morning Mrs Bartlett mother of the deceased left home to visit a neighbor leaving Mrs Lindsay in the house At noon her father chine home from his work and finding no one home thought tho family had gone and returned to his work At ulght Mrs Bartlett returned aud search was made for Mrs Lindsay She was found in her room ou the bed dead having taken morphine some timo during thu morn- Â¬ ing She left nseven pago letter so It is said aud made all preparations even dressing herself for burial Tbero was a romance in Mrs Lindsays life that may have led to the tragedy It is alleged she was engaged to be mar Â¬ ried to J J Frlel of Clovorport Ky and the wedding was to have taken place October 17 1897 On the day set for the wedding Mr Friel failed to show up but sent a telegram saying ho was sick As Miss Bnrtlett lived several miles in the country tho telegram was mailed to her and she did not ecelve it until next day There was another suitor N N Lindsay of the same neighborhood and when it was forcGd that Mr Friel was not coming behind Mies Bartlett drove to Christian county and were married that night Mr Friel not knowing of the mar- Â¬ riage wrote to Miss Bartlett and the On The Court at Hartford adjourned Saturday All the cases docketed for Wednesday and from that day to the end of the week worn continued for want of timo The grand jury had a very busy session but no indictmentB of importance weie re turned Two days were spent invf stigat ing the murder of lien Carter hut with out resnlt The case of tlie Griffith heirs sgilnat Newton and MidklfT wero among those continued Â¬ y Court at Hartford December term of tho Circuit who done the deed Beavin Mattingly Beavln and M F Popham tho three local saloon firms had representatives before the board of council Monday night to ask that the council reduce their licensee They explained that tho tax on them was very heavy and wanted a reduction made The city dads however explain Â¬ ed that the muncipality needed every cont it could get and they turned a deaf ear to the petitions of the saloon men The latter then asked that they be grant ed permission to renew their applications which was granted them providing that they comply with tho requirements of the statutes covering such applications afloat Tax collector George Short appeared Dr Bulls Cough Syrup never dis- - before council and stated that he had appoint those who uie It for obstinate coughs succeeded in collecting taxes to the 182070 thero was about coldi and Irritation of tho throat and lungs It amount of stands unrivaled at a remedy Tor the throat and 2300 on his books The councllmen lung diseases Sold by all druggists for 2 cts took occasion to compliment him upon the excellent showing he had made Arnold Wortham The Board allowed a number of claims Dr Altus Theodore Arnold and Miss the most Important being ono for fifty Jaklo Ely Wortham were married on dollars which covered tho cost of grad Â¬ the evening of Nov 30th in the Chris- Â¬ ing and gravelling First street betweon tian church at Loltchfield The groom Houston and High is the eldest son of Prof Word P The Mayor and the Board of Council Arnold of Texas and is a young dentist accepted tho invitation extended them highly esteemed by all The bride is by the city of Louisville to be present at the accomplished daughter ot the reception of the Louisville Legion on James S Wortham of Leitchfield its return to the city of Louisville Miss Wortham will be rememiered as a charming guest ot Miss Emma Arnold A cough is not hko a fever It does Moseley of Stephensport a few sum- Â¬ not have to run a certain course Curo mers ago it quickly and afiectually with One Min Â¬ ute Cough Cure the best remedy for all The Kind You Haw Always BoogU ages and for the most Bovere cases We Bean ths recommend it because its good Short Haynes Boyd Commodore tho Owensboro Messenger Laldley ot Cincinnati general superin- Â¬ tendent of the White Collar line has chartered the mall line steamer Tell City to take the place of tho W F Nisbet in the Cincinnati and Pomeroy trade The Rose Hite will take the Tell Citys place In the mail trade but will run on tho E G Ragohs days and the Ragon takes the Tell Citys daye The W P Nlsbet will be hauled out on the ways at Cin- Â¬ cinnati and given a general overhauling She is to have a new hull which will be several inches deeper than tho one sho now has Tho State of Kansas another of the White Collar line boats is now at Cincinnati and is to have a thorough overhauling and bo put in first class con- Â¬ dition for the New Orleans trade The Kansas is the largest stern wheel boat Who the Latter Applied For a Reduction or License Well known Colored Couple United Marriage The swellest wedding that has taken place in colored social circles in years was the ceremony that made James Webb aud Mrs Luclnda Monday man and wife The event took place a week ago last Wednesday Tho contracting parties were escorted to the altar by six brides maids and groomsmen to the grand strains of the wedding march The toilette of the bride as well as those of the bridesmaids v ere dazzlogly brilliant all the colors of the rainbow being repre- Â¬ sented The elite of the city was present and witnessed the function Mr and Mrs Webb are quite popular and received a multitude of cangratula tlons Â¬ A Fine Offer OASTORIA QkLssssssssssssssslssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssS 9tKUtKuKKf3tKGBIKBP3XliX ssssssssssssssssiLsssssssssssssssLssssssssssssBlxisssislsssisiREis MPEBBSSSSSSslsSSSSrlT XJiiKSijKtk JyiAJrssssssrScjSM Jskssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss ssssssssssssssHsssssssssssssssssssssssssssHBLHBrffiiki Jt 6WR MsMrtli f E K A usual Interest to every reader of this paper is the advertisement elsewhere in this issue of the St Louis unquestionably ono of the greatest of American newspapers That peerless paper can now be had by mail every day including tho big Sunday issue for only six donars per year and at that price it is certainly within the reach of all who desiro to road any daily paper Tho Weekly Globe Democrat is issued in semi weekly sections of eight pages each making it practically a largo semi weekly aud almost equal to tho average daily at one dollar a year This issue is just the thing for the farmer merchants or professional man who has not the time to read a daily paper but wishes to keep promptly and thoroughly posted It is made up with especial referent to the wants of every member ot tho family not only giving all thu now but alco a great variety of intf resting and instruc- Â¬ Write tive rutdirg mMtir ot all kiudd for fn e sample copies to Globe Printing Globe-Democr- at Holt Kv December 4 1808 The following is the average of each pupil who made a general average of 85 graded on deportment attendance and general class work for the third month ending Friday November 25 1898 Pearl Fella 09 5 Gub Reidel 00 7 Frieda Reidel 00 Vern Tinius 05 7 William B White 05 2 Harry Board 94 7 Noia Payne 047 Virgil Fontaine 04 3 Norris Mildred Fontaine 94 Board 03 7 Effie Bouitinghouse 02 2 Lizzie Merrltt 018 F B White 014 Green B Payne 012 Sallie Williams 01 Alice Board 80 6 Oracle Agnew 805 Lee Board 880 A D Smith 87 5 Henry Carrie Bouitinghouse 855 Coons Sherlle Coons 854 855 Earnest Pierce 853 Minor Pierce 85 3 Lillie Schwartz 85 There are several whose general average would have been better had they not been absent several days Thero is good interest and parents are requested to keep their children in regular attendance We cordially solicit the visitation of the patrons of the dis-Â¬ Vory respectfully trict Forest Haynes Teacher Chamberlains Colic Cholera and Di- Â¬ arrhoea Remedy can always be depend Â¬ ed upon and is pleasant and safe to take Sold by A R Fisher Cloverport R A Shellman Stephensport Hurt His Eyes Henry Harned of Hardinsburg re- Â¬ ceived a painful wound in his eye last week from some wire which he was handling a piece of it striking near the pupil lie thought for some time that it had put his eye out but it is better and be now thinks tho sight is uninjured For broken limbs chilblains burns scalds bruised shines sore thtoat and sores of every kind apply BALLARDS SNOW LINIMENT It will give immePrice diate reliof nnil litnl any wound A R Fisher 25 cts and 60 cts Â¬ sssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssHsssssssssssssssssssHsss mtFyl222imCyll LtBEsaa MEuSBml 1ff Sry llllllllllllllliBiiiiHtiiHliiiiilslflB ivliiu The sooner a cough or cold is cured without harm to the sufferer the better Lingering colds are dangerous Hackiug cough is distressing One Minute Cough Cure qutckly cures it Why Buffer when such a cough cure is within reach 7 It is pleasant to taslo Short Haynes Bank Statement The Shelman Banking Company of Irvington as required by law filed their Btatemeht with the county clerk this week The names of the parties consti Â¬ tuting tho company are E H Shelman Irvington Ky and B E Woods Louis Â¬ ville Ky The concern Is capitalized at 16000 The firm name is E H Shel Â¬ man Co dnLiiin yiK JsftL BjSmi KK lllllllllllllllllliiiaiiBBfliliBflHiiHiii OLOVERPORT OITY OFFICIALS Thoy have accepted the invitation extended by the citizons of Louisville to bo present at the recoption of the First Mayor Barry requests that all Cloverport Regiment Kentucky Volunteers which takes place December 12 13 and 14 There are several Breckenridge citizens who can get off do bo and help swell Breckenridgus delegation to Louisville boys in the regiment FINGER AMPUTATED Davis Vandergraft Abner Davis and Misy Lula Vander Â¬ graft were united in marriage Monday Hugh McGnvock Stays With the The cer inony took lit tlardins urg Frightened Horses place nt the residence of W B Snied Thu News extends congratulations Tom McGwocks team ran away Wed nesilay at tho railroad crossing near When you ask for DaWitts Witch Yeagers blacksmith tiliop as Hugh and Hazel Salve dont accept a counterfeit or his two sisters Misses Anuieand Lee iinitHliou There aro more cases of Piles were driving into Cloyerport Both being cured by this then ail other com- Â¬ ladies were thrown from the wajjon and bined Short Haynes both slightly hurt hut Hugh who is thirteen years of age retained his eeat Another Candidate andclurg to the lines until the horses N W Hendrick a staunch Demociat were brought to a standstill He had who lives at Balltowu will be a candi- Â¬ great presence of mind for one bo young date for assessor for the Cloverport dis- Â¬ and his manly bravery is worthy of trict in the coming election praise The wagon was damaged to some extent Notice Parties desiring the benefit of Co St Lou If Mo BRAVE BOY I Bears the OASTOHIA Tha Kind You Have Always Bought Soothing healing cleansing DeWitts Witch Hazel Salve is the implacable enemy of sores burns and wounds It Little Dwlght Randall Is Painfully In- Â¬ jured never fails to cure Piles You may re Â¬ ly upon it Short Haynes son of Little Dwlght the Mr and Mrs J B Randall met with a Good Business Tho merchants of the city say that last painful accident Friday morning He week was one of the best trade weeks was playing with a toy gun when it they have enjoyed jn years An un Â¬ closed on the fore finger of his right usually large number of country people hand cutting the finger off and inflict-Â¬ were in and the purchases were enor Â¬ ing a serious wound Dr Moreman was called dressed the mous It reminded the older inhabitants of old times when Oloverport was the wound and the little fellow is getting trade andshippingcenterol an enormous along as woll as possible territory Dr Brills Cough Syrup cures over night the most stubborn cold as well as all Its com To Care Constipation Forever four-year-o- ld If Take CuscaroU Candy Cathartic lOo orZSo C C O ail to cure drugeUts refund mousy plications tickling- In the throat husky vole and violent couRhlnu It Is the most wonderful medi- Â¬ cine science has produced Frank Brlckey Balltowu was the scene of a wedding Thursday The contracting parties were Mr Frank and Miss Brickey two popu- Â¬ lar young people who live in that neigh- Â¬ borhood After the ceremony tey went to Hardinsburg The couple have the congratulations of a boat of friends Beauchamp Neal The marriage ot Mr Enoch Beauchamp and Mies Zula Neal a popular young couple of Hawosvllle took place Monday evening The bride is a niece of Dr Jones of Uawesvllle with whom she resides and also of Congressman elect Henrv D Allen of Morcanfield She is a bright and lovable woman and has many friends She is possessed of a rich voice and is a magnificent vocalist Mr noorman Meador Beauchamp is a well known young busi Â¬ marriage of Fred Moorman ot The ness man The wedding was ono of the Pain Was Maddening and Hope notable events of Uawesvllle society for Webster to Miss Ada Meador of near Hardlusburg occurred at the brides the season Had Been Abandoned-Wonderf- ul home last nifht Tho contracting Reaulteef Purifying tho Blood parties are well known and are very Breckenridge flan Bankrupt A very severe pain cams in my left popular Mr Moorman Is the stepson Two more petitions in bankruptcy of J C Pate ot Webster aud Miss knee which grew worse ond worio and Anally a sore broke out abovo the kneo have been filed in the United States Meador is the daughter of James It dbebarged a great deal and tho pain Court at Owensboro namely Thomas Meador deceased The couple were from my thigh down was maddening A Crow Henderson assets nothing large bard purple spots appeared on my liabilities 44001 SK Vessels Mooley entertained at diuner by Mrs J C Pate at Webster last night They wero the eg I iu tiered in thin way for years assets 1450 recipients ot may congratulations from ad gave up all hope ot over being cured ville Breckenridge county their host of friend My wife wm reading of a case like mine liabilities 1802 wired by Hoods Eamparlllo and the for Vlfty Cent advised dm to try it I began taking it His Brothers Lew duarantaeil tobacco habit cure makes wV few bottles I mmA wbea I bad used itronff bloed pure Wo H All Urult Cbas F Breideabach ot Uawesvllle fcwad relief from my suffering Oh len filed a petition in bankruptcy at the W Uunkf ul I an for UU relief I I am Wants thcChllrfrsH United States Court at Owensboro Thurs Â¬ ataoaftr Un I bav ever been la my life Mary A Fool has aed bar husband day His liabilltlsfl are 61 02 07 assets an b tbe beet of bwtlih have a gooa I appeWU and am a new rmn altefUsr John M Peel in the Haaeeek eourt for nothing He was fernm ly In the disÂ¬ J Mppaa JUiepon Atom and alimony and enrtody of some tillery bnaiaMs wad an assiKanent Site ebarfM la bftr and what assets he bad were turned over wall ebildren r peWea atlnksry The partUsi live W to assigns N B GfeambeM of llawes Lswlaye and have MUmm steady vilk Hta broth em in OwMsboro ms httw bM te tut the Ox True Wee f miMir lw a He Oh HowThankfu QONE TO PADUCAH correspondence was kept up several months without the knowledge of the husband He found the letters so it is City of Cloverport Enters The said and on Feburary 13 last they sepHarbor Service arated Three days later Lindsay filed suit for divorce The case was to bo tried City of Cloverport The steamer in the Circuit Court which convenes in owned by local parties was sold last this city next Monday week for a nice figure to tho Paducuh Conl and Mining Company the deal hav Â¬ Sure enough Winter ing been made through their agent Mr Sunday was a genuine winter day Beeves Late Saturday evening the rain began to The boat was taken to Paducah by Al- Â¬ fall in torrents It became colder to- Â¬ bert and Joe LaHeist aud Mr Bobler ward morning and Oloverport awoke to It will be put to work at harbor traffic on find that the rain had turned into snow its arrival and that the ground was covered with Thero are few ailments so uncomfort- Â¬ the beautitul The hard winds and able as piles but they can easily be cured the snow interfered with church going by UBing TABLER8 BUCKEYE PILE and there were small congregations at OINTMENT Relief follows its use and the different bouses of worship The anyone suffering from piles cannot afford fall of snow was considerable and had it to neglect to give it a trial Price 50 cts not been for the fact that the ground in bottles tubes 75 cts A R Fisher was soaking wet thero could have been a sufficient depth for sleighing Offers a Compromise A R Oiler the merchant who recent In billlousness HERBINE by expell failed at Fordsville is offering his credit- Â¬ ing from the body the excess of bile and ors seventy five cents on the dollar in acids improves the assimilative pro- Â¬ satisfaction of their claims He has no cesses purifies the blood and tones up assets but it is said that parties who aro and strengthens the cntlro sjstcm Price backing him will furnish the money 60 cts A It Fisher He owes about 1200 Â¬ Regardless of Age The kidneys are responsible for more sickness suffering and deaths than any other organs of the body A majority of the ills aflllcting people to day is traceable to klduey trouble It prevades all classes of society in all cli- Â¬ mates regardless of age sex or condition The symptoms of kidney trouble aro unmistakable such as rheumatism neu- Â¬ ralgia fileeploEsness pain or dull ache in the back a desire to urinate often day or night profuse or scanty supply Uric acid or brick dust deposit in urine are signs of clogged kidneys causing poisoned and germ filled blood Sometimes the heart acts badly and the tube casts wasting of the kidneys are found in the urine which if neglected will result iu Brights Disease the most dangerous form ot kidney trouble All these systems and conditions are prompt- Â¬ ly removed undor the influence of Dr Kilmors Swamp Root It has a world wide reputation for its wondortul cures of the most distressing cases No one need be long without it as it is bo easy to get at any drug storo at fifty cents or one dollar You can have a sample bottle of this wonderful discovery Swamp Root and a book telling all about it both eent to you absolutely free by mail Send your address to Dr Kilmer Co Bighamton N Y and kindly mention that you read this liberal ofler in the BBECKENniDosNEws Â¬ the late Bankruptcy Act need not go to Owensboro but they can call on or write to V G Babbage at Hardinsburg and got all information desired GREAT REMOVAL SALE On account of removing to Vino Grovo Ky decided to closo out our entire stock of wo havo GENERAL MERCHANDISE CONSISTING OP DRY GOODS BOOTS AND SHOES CLOTHING AT FUENITURE HARDWARE TINWARE and GROCERIES WHOLESALE Many a household is saddened by death because ot the failure to keep on hand a safe aud absolute certain cure for croup such as One Minute Cough Cure See that your little ones are protected against emergency Short Haynes COST THIS IS TRUE Hoods G r whj parilla Purchased Property Senator Jolly Ate Strawberries on Joe Green Anderson bought the Mrs Thanksgiving Day If you want to get BARGAINS come now and buy a large supply Adkisson property at Guston last Satur Â¬ of gooda as you will nover havo such a chance again Whilo this sale day for 700 It is rumored that Mr Breckenridge county can beat any sec- Â¬ is going on wo will soil strictly for cash or produce Anderson will buy the stock of merchantion of the world In producing freaks in Thanking you for jfaat favors and hopingHo be favored with your dise now owned by F Loeb at Guston the vogetablo kingdom With buow on trado in this short stay hero we aro and go into merchandising permanently tho ground her peach trees are in bloom Respectfully Some of her farmers are still enjoying GettlRg Faeetlow ripe tomatoes and luscious watermelons The Brkokkkhidob Nbws Is giving Babbage The roan who caps the climax however away Biblts for premiums Is ex State Senator R M Jollyof Irving Â¬ knows what his town needs If be would earrv a small stock of half nlat bottles ton On Thanksgiving day be went out into his strawberry patch and picked filled with the spirit ha can meet all de- enough ripe luscious berries to furnish a aands Caaaeltoa Kqqalrer delightful desert that was the ciowning glory of a msgnlficeat holiday dinner Jau 4Lq j M KIWI V It flWs vNr P S Any merchant who wants a good plve to op a uta w On MlHut2 Ceugh Cur curM will b glad for kim te wt t m us That M what H wm sa4 tar Â¬ F LOEB CO OAIBVOVIXA GUSTON KY teF7ZZt J- - o r rr n niii P1CXED A tr1 Ur KNOWLEDGE Â¬ Brat i TO7T v- - SB 5 PIMPLES she baa been taking 0ASCAHET3 and tboy tare all disappeared I had been troubled with constipation for some time but after tak ing the first Cascaret I hare had no trouble with thin ailment Wo cannot speak too high ly of OMoarets Fred Wahtmah i inrainwiin ato Iniiaaeipnia io CANDY CATHARTIC af x wife had plmplm m her face but MAN IS VORACIOUS Interesting Figures on What He Devours in a Lifetime Me Eats a Ton of Solid Food Every Year of Ills Existence THABt UMS Good Pleasant Palatable Potent Taste Good to Merer Sicken Weaken or Gripe 10c 56060c SLritaj CnM4f CURE CONSTIPATION Cnmi CtUic llttlml St Bold and snnranteed by H9TdISP HWIUNMb rIsm to tTUKK Tobacco Habit ct Ill alldrojf Breckenridge News WEDNESDAY DEO 7 1898 NO PRISONS NEEDED Enviable State of Public Morals In Iceland In Iceland there are no prisons and the inhabitants are bo honest in their habits that such material defenses to property as locks bolts and bars are not required Yet its history for the past 1000 years records no more than two thefts Of these two cases one was that of a native who was detected after stealing several sheep but as he had done so to supply his family who were suffering for want of food when he bad broken his arm provisions were furnished to them and work was found for him when he was able to do it and meanwhile he was placed under medical care but tho stig Â¬ ma attached to his crime was considered sufficient punishment The other theft was made by a Ger- Â¬ man who stole 17 sheep But as he was in comfortable circumstances and tho robbery was malicious the sentence passed upon him was that he should at once sell all his property Two Pointed Question Answered What is the use of making a better ar- Â¬ ticle than your competitor if you cannot get a better price for it 7 Atis As there is no difference in the price the public will buy only the better oo that while our profits may be smaller on a single sale that will be much great Â¬ er in the aitgregjte How can you get the public to know your make is the best If both articles are brought prominent- Â¬ ly before the public both uru certain to be tried and the public will very quickly pass judgement on them and use only the better one This explains the large sale of Chamberlains Cough Remedy The people have been using it for years and have found that it can always be de Â¬ pended upon They may occasionally take up with some fashionable novelty put forth with exapgerati d claims but are certain to return to the one remedy that they know to be reliable and for coughs colds and croup there is nothing equal to Chamberlains Cough Remedy For sale by A It Fisher Cloverport It A Shellman 8tephensport In one day a healthy man will eat on an average one and a half pounds of bread in the form of tho white or corn bread biscuits pastry pies and the like all of which of course have for their essential elements baked flour and corn meal For the first ten years of life and the last ten we will assume that only half this quantity is eaten So altogeth- Â¬ er our typical man consumes on an arer age one and a half pounds of bread each day for sixty years This works out at between fourteen and fifteen tons of bread in a lifetime If we imagine the whole quantity to be baked in orio huge loaf we should require a decent sized room containing 1200 cubic feet to hold it Meat is an important item The man who regularly partakes of his two rashers of bacon for breakfast and his roast for dinner and half a pound of steak for supper being required to oider his lifes supply of meat at birth could put it in tliis way Slices of bacon to measure four miles placed end to end chops to reach from Cloverport to Ball town all the beef on twenty full sized steers Allowing our man ono and a half pounds of bread each day one pound of flesh foods one half pound of fish two pounds of vegetables and fruit and one half pound of sundries we havo a total of flye and a half pounds of solid foods daily or nearly a ton a year Taking this average to extend over sixty years the exact weight of solid food con- Â¬ sumed in a lifetime is very approximately fifty three tons Â¬ Â¬ Â¬ About twenty new books aro pub lished dally In Great Britain A single human hair wilt support four ounces without breaking At the present rate of combustion it Is thought the sun will last from 7000000 to 15000000 years before burning itself out The largest mass of pure rock salt in the world lies under tho province of Galicla Hungary It is known to be 550 miles long 20 broad and 250 feet In thickness Russia with a population of 127000 In the 000 has only 18334 physicians United States with a population of about 75000000 there are 120000 physi Â¬ cians A French statistician has calculated that the human eye travels ovor 2000 yards in reading an ordinary sized novel The average human being is supposed to get through 2500 miles of reading in a lifetime If You Dont Accept This Magnificent Offer eI I The Childs I Bible and the Breckenridge News for e I Year for 200 rv THE CHILDS BIBLE A CHILDS HISTORY OF THE BIBLE te Contains the narrativo descriptive and othor portions of the Holy Scriptures in tho words of tho authorized vorsion to which aro added more than a hundred pages comprising SAVED OUR LIFE Do And an Account of the Children of the Bible Richly Illustrated with nearly 300 fine Engravings and Maps and handsomely bound in cloth and morocco with exquisitely attractivo and charming now cover designs Size 8x10 inchee Royal Quarto with nearly 900 pages v Not Neglect the Kidneys and Bladder Disorder of these important organs causes Brights disease rheumatism pain in the back dropsy and other troubles Disease sometimes gets a hold upon your kidneys and bladder beforo you realize that anything serious is the matter Often these organs pre neglected until that awful malady Brights disease bos fastened upon you and death awaits its Many miraculous cures have victim been wrought by a course of treatment with Dr Davis Kidney Tablets These tablets are put up in the shape of a kid- Â¬ ney bean and the formula has been pro- Â¬ nounced by tho best physicians of mod- Â¬ ern times to be the most direct in action on the kidneys of any remedy known to medical science You can eat those tab Â¬ lets as you would candy Send for free Dr Bulls Cough Syrup furnishes booklet on kidney diseases Sold by all most substantial comfort and relief to consump druggists or sent on receipt of price tive it works most remarkable cures Dont des 50 cents and 1 pair Relief can certainly be had a cure is possiÂ¬ GENUINE Eyi2AMtfiw usm cum OXFORD TEACHERS BIBLE AND THE Authorized American Edition the Model Bible of the Nineteenth Century w 4 suttstesf Breckenridge News This Bible is far in advance of all competitors It never has been and is not now equalled anywhere It is printed upon a paper of great opacity tough- Â¬ ness and softness and agreeable tone The Bible possesses a Concordance maps of tho Holy Land and helps in tho way of plates showing the money language animals and history of the Biblo This Bible is in Morrocco binding round corners gold edged and patent indexed on tho margin The beginning of the flood The waters ameage GENESIS VIIL 1W Rtf rt him Into the ark because of tiio waCHAPTER VIII CHIflST ters cniisT of tho flood awa 71 MSm mMretp 4 71 0ri rtttalt vn ArmnA ZKJ 8 Ot clean beasts and ot bcash that 1 Tf IS Ai iffita em ratm mnj ffo 4mm 10 MldMk lU JI If ffti Mi taertyM rt tnUl tioi are not clean and of fowls and 01 every rfA f SI thine that crjepeth upon tho earth ju roMirf 4 u rurw IM Mrti M jnort 0 There went In two and two unto Qod remembered Noah and rt It Noah Into the ark tho mala and tho fe Â¬ AND living thing and all the KJSM male as God had commanded Noah cattle that with hlci in tho ark ItauL Â¬ 1 - FOR ONE YEAR EOR S250 ble with this wonderful remedy FIRST RAILROAD In China Was a Narrow Gauge From Shanghai to Woosung The first railroad constructed in China a narrow gauge line from Shanghai to Woosung put down in 1870 and in- Â¬ tended chiefly as an ocular demonstration to the Chinese At the end of 12 months it was sold to a Chinese official who straightway tore up the rails and de Â¬ ported them to Formosa The single dummy engine of the line now reposes peacefully in the mud of some Formosan narbor together with the wreck of the junk in wtiich it was transported Dur- Â¬ ing these twelve months of its existence the Shangbai Woosung Railroad with its single dummy engine and its train of small cars which by the way were of the American pattern carried 300000 passengers The Chinese came from far and wideto see and experiment with this new barbarian curiosity and the peo pie in the neighborhood coon finding it an institution of great practical utility became regular patrons Tho predicted uprising of tho people against tho con- Â¬ struction of the road never materialized and as for the graves along tho route every farmer would manufacture as niftny graves as he could get dollars for per Â¬ mission to traverse them Engineering Magazine WfiB Â¬ Â¬ She Was Scared A little Boston girl only three years old who had had no experience in the matter of broken limbs beyond that af forded by the casualties in her family of dolls had the misfortune to fall and break her own arm and as soon as she had discovered what had happened she O mamma will it drop cried out off No darling the mother answered will hold it so that it will not hurt you till the doctor comes and he will fix it all right Well ranmraa the little one said mmww h w Vfc smmm xmWi8zMm siMmmm3i This illustration shows tho size of type and tho stylo of This is positively tho most valuable edition of pages the Bible that has ever been printed I The Breckenridge News offers the Teachers Oxford Bibles as a Premium to Subscrib ers ti -- tu pressing her lips together and trying to be brave do hold on tight so that the sawdust wont run out Youths Coin panion A startling in the United Statesbut paper offer it TkfESE BIBLES Bell at 250 per volume everywhereGIFT OP 100 MADE the publishers of this SUBSCRIBER TO EACH NEW and a years subscription to The Breckenridcie News for 2 50 This magnificent offer should not be ignored Send in your subscription to the paper and an order for the Biblo right now IT IS THE OPPORTUNITY OP YOUR LIFE Bobbed the Grave incident of which Mr John Oliver ot Philadelphia was the subject is narrated by him as follows I was in a most dreadful condition My skin was almost yellow eyes sunken tongue coated pain continually in back and sides no appetite gradually grow Â¬ ing weaker day by day Three physi Â¬ cians had given me up Fortunately a HEAVY HORSES friend advised trying Electric Bitters In New York Weighing Over a and to my great joy and surprise tho One first bottle made a decided improvement Ton and a Half I continued their use for three weeks and am now a well man I know tbey The WESTERN HORSEMAN pub A ClydeBdale exhibited recently in saved my life and robbed the grave of New York is without a doubt the heav another victim No one should fail to lished at Indianapolis Indiana at 200 iest horse in the world He weighs 3000 try them Only 50 cents per bottle at a year and issued every Friday stands at the head of Tuif and Trotting and pounds This monster is 20 hands high Short Haynes Drug Store Pacing horse journals is handsomely and although only 5 years old measured illustrated 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3 inches ter 1800 first regimental quartermas- rangements with the publishers we are lieutenant mounted enabled to send the WESTERN HORSE- Â¬ in height The Thames Bank Distillery 1G00 first lieutenant not mounted MAN 200 per year and the Bkkcen at the Cart Horse Parade of 1805 exhib- Â¬ 1500 second lieutenant mounted niDQB Nkws 100 per year both for 2 00 ited a handsome pair of bays each of 1500 second lieutenant notniounted during the year 1899 Give us your or Â¬ which stood 18 hands high and weighed 1400 chaplain 1500 der nearly a ton The weight of tho average horse according to an authority is from Marvels of a Graphophone The Cata Tongue 0C0 pounds to 1510 pounds One of the wonders of the end of the The tongues of the cat family are cov- Â¬ In sluggish liyer HKltUIXE by its century is the home Graphophone that ered with recurving spines In the com- Â¬ beneficial actions upon the biliary tracts will reproduce any kind of music or any mon domestic cat theso are small but renders the bile more fluid and brings sound One can arrange a full program sufficiently well developed to giye the the liver into a sound healthy condition of the most attractive band orchestral or tongue a feeling of roughness But in thereby banishing the Bense of drowsi- Â¬ vocal music and vary it every evening the lion and tiger the spines are strong ness lethargy and the general feeling of On the Graphophone one can record the onough to enable the animal to tear apathy which arise from disorder of liver human voice or any sound and reproduce away tho skin of a mans hand by mere Â¬ it at once You can keep the voices of ly licking it Price 50 cts A It Fisher your friends to be heard whenever you A Frightful Blunder wish Graphophones made for home Not Determined Will often cause a horrible Burn Scald entertainment can be bought as low as A Canadian paper lias a clever cartoon 10 Write for catalogue 30 to the Cut or Bruise Bucklens Arnica Salve on the unwonted activity of England Columma PiiONoaitAiit Co No 010 the best in the world will kill the pain just now Uncle Sam snioklnr Manila and promptly heal it Cures Old Sores cigar says to John Bull striding along in Pennsylvania Ave Washington D O Fever Sores Ulcers Boils Felons Corns eailor clothes with a gun over his all Skin Eruptions Best Pilo Cure on Greenland Burials shoulder Whar you goin a gunnin Only 25 cents a box Cure guar John and John answers Blest if I In Greenland a child is never buried earth Â¬ quite know yet Sammy Maybe hover alone a live dog is placed in the coffin anteed Sold by Short Haynes Druggists to Frawnce heagle unting and then with it in order to guide the child to the hagaln maybe hover to Hoosher bear other world A dog can find his way Extracted by Steam untin y know home anywhere the Greenlandera deWhen a splinter has been driven deep- Â¬ clare ly into a childs hand it can be extracted Interesting Boy Late to bed and early to rise prepares by steam Nearly fill a wide mouthed my Archie is the most pain- Â¬ a man for I think his home in the skies But bottle with very hot water place the in Â¬ fully sensitive boy I ever saw said early to bed and a Little Early Riser the jured part over the mouth and press it Mrs Upjohn pill that makes life louger and better and slightly Tho suction thus produced will Yea wiser Short Haynes draw the flesh down and in a minute or When lie first learned that the earth two the steam will extract splinter and turns around on its axis at the rate of Figuring too Par Ahead inflammation together Pittsburg Dis more than a thousand miles an hour it Dah is sech a thing said Uncle patch made him violently seasick Eben as too much foslght Some folks HOST gits ter figgerln so hahd on whut might Many have lost confidence and hope aa happen year af tub nex dat dsy lets de I fire go out and ketches dah def o cold well as health because they have been told their Kidney disease was incurable Ter Infants and Children right whah dey sits Foleys Kidney Cure Is a Guaranteed Tin KM Ym Have Always fcught A dose of BAL Â¬ remedy for the discouraged and discon Have you a cold LARDS HOREHOUND SYRUP at bed solate A II Fisher Cloverport R A ZfV-ju-iBeam tke T E A Witt time will remove It Price 25 eta and 60 Shellman Stepheiwport Signature of mm wyA Â¬ Â¬ Â¬ THE BRECKENRIDGE NEWS CLOVERPORT KENTUCKY atsatsat WHEN YOU NEED Lumber Paints and Oils Drills Fertilizers Wagons Buggies Plows Blount Wagons And anything in the Farm Machinery and Implement Line OALL ON niiiMjiiji Why Suffer Agony to euro you No Knife No n When DONS COMPLETE PILE OURE is guaranteed It is tho discovery of an eminent physician Interruption of Business I Â¬ R S BANDY IRVINGTON KY It has cured thousands and will euro you MR T S WILCOX prominent merchant politician sum crnel ot tne Unattanooga jiro Department says Tho first treatment brings immediato relief After years of sutTerinir DONS PILE OINTMENT was rec to me The use of one box effected a permanent cure I voluntarily give you 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GLOBE DEMOCRAT V G BABBAGE ATTORNEY AT LAW Will Practice in all the Courts in Breckenridge Hancoek Counties Meade and Claims collected Mortgages Notes Liens and other securi ties enforced and tho monoy turned over promptly Divorces Bcuurmi jjepoiuuons latton interest in estates carexuiiy loos Â¬ ed into Contracts Deeds and other legal papers type-writte- n- sj T J b a ii iii i - i t CHARGES REASONABLE i the West and stands OPFIOHS Oyer Gardners Store IIardlnburg News Office Cloverport AAr 11Y MAIL tf OfiTAQK TJIEPAID CASTOR A Stf f Worms Bl VERMIFUGE HoUU BaMtaC WHITES CREAM hV ARD Bond 250 to tlie BrkckekidqeNkws and get a 500 Bible and the Niws ft of charge for one year rAi - OXiD JW wi Wyl Jt tftv A K Ftoiior llardltutmrg - aaVX- - Mp OttmtfMwt JaXX 3 3L JAMES F BJ Ky TTOt-Ob-- ft o O W kt k i - u S- r4 fc P- - love for reading which is the base of all knowledge Christmas goods aro arriving at J B Spoclnl rout Diamond lye for Cotton WEDNESDAY DEO 7 1898 Bices store That Will Not Wash Out in Soap Suds Frank ltuppert has been delivering to Â¬ It Is btolutalr Impossible to get a fait nd satis factory color on citton from the nine dju as tie bacco this week ADDITIONAL LOCAL tiled for woolen goods and for that reason Diamond The daughter of Mr Tod Bates has Djres hao a sptclallj prepared lne of fait colors If you been sick the past week but is better for cotton that will giro perfect aatiilactlon Wheres your overcoat want to color cotton or mixed goods be sure to get now the fast Diamond Dyes lor cottou as they will give Wheat is selling at 68 cents Some of the farmers have sold their to- Â¬ colors that will not fade even by washing In strong Fresh crisp celery at Bippels or exposure to sunlight lfany dealer bacco and stripping and hauling are the aoariuds Sippet has oysters and colery on hands tries to fell you the same dye to color cotton as he order of the day would retl ou for coloring wool do not accept it as a all times A number of couples havo past here such dyes are unreliable and In the majority of cases JamcB Dean of Glendenne was iu tlio will ruin the mttetlal on which thej are used from Grayson on their way to Gannelton There are some fifty different kinds of Diamond but the happiest of the season passed last the city Friday Dyes so you wish woek V Harris went to Evansvllle on lly using that you can getany color that II them in different strengths any desired A series of meetings has been in pro business Monday shade can be made and alt the fashionable colors gress for the past two weeks at Cave Hiss Mollle Goff has accepted a posi Â¬ are readily gotten by these dyes To get a fast rich full black use one ol the Dia Spring conducted by W 11 Oldham as tion at Sulzers mond Dye Halt Illack There are three different Ed Kissam went to Owensboro yester Â¬ kinds for wool fjr cotton and mixed gocdr and for b Bted by Rev Whitlow of Patesyllle Mr Sopher wont to Gloverport Satur Â¬ silk and fra hers The color a rich fall blank that day on business cannot be distinguished from new roods day and sold his crop of tobacco for a G W Brown of Chambers was a Diamond Dyes are prepared specially for home good price The farmers aro realizing Gloverport visitor Friday use with very simple directions so that It Is but little trouble or work to use them A direction good results for their tobacco this year The purest and best assortment of book wilt be sent free to any apdreso Wells John Rhodes thinks of starting out candies in the city at Sippets Richardson Co Hurllngt r Vl soon in the interest of writing schools Mr and Mrs K Harmon of Hardlns Mr Rhodes Is a good Bcribe and he burg were In town Saturday shopping the receipt of an invitationl to the recep- should have good success for It is some Â¬ Tropical and domestic fruits of every tion and celebration comprising Ken Â¬ thing badly needed The public school tuckys welcome to Kentuckys Troops teachers are too negligant in regard to description can be found at Sippels Parties having cars of coal shipped to to be held in the city of Louisville on this matter them complain of some of it being stolen December 12th 13th and 14th Sunday was a gloomy day and a trying What Is a thing of beauty and joy for- Â¬ time on the boys faith yet some of our Alfred Heston of Hardinsburg was the guest of Mlas Kate Sawyer last Sun Â¬ ever Why it is a cabinet photo of most noted bachelors were soen trudging yourself your family your sweetheart through the snow in the direction of day or your friend That is if the picture is their girls home They think diligence Si Fate Hardlnsburgs leading livery taken by Knight whose work is strictly is the key to success From the new man was in the town Monday on busi- Â¬ Ilia prices are all right suits that have been purchased lately we ness He is making a specialty ot Christmas can console ourselves that we are not on Dr S T Hambleton went to Holte work the outskirts of the world in regard to yesterday to be the guest of Washington Isnt that sweet Isnt that beautiful I matrimony Holt Give me one I Those are the exclama Egga are a scares commodity upon the tions you hear every day at Knights SUNNY DALE local market and are bringing 18 cents photograph gallery His pictures are per dozen artistic gems Tlieyaro and Winter is here to Btay Emmott Gregory has been confined to that is why people want them The The good roads of this section are his home during the past week by a best Christmas gift you l an make is a begining to show the effects of wintry severe cold picture of yourself Have Knight take storms Frank McGarv wife and son of Kirk you a dozen on that new velox paper Mr Collison the man who has been were the guests of Mr and Mrs Thomas Where Santa Claus Can Be Found buying walnut timber has gone to Falls Lewis Sunday Santa Glaus has established his head- Â¬ of ltougu Corn is bringing 25 cents per bushel quarters at E A Witts at Hardinsburg Many hogs have been kill id during on the market but yery little is being and as a result an immense Christmas the last few weeks This is a fine time sold at that price stock can be found Prices are the low- Â¬ to lay away the forbidden meat Miss Delia Batt who has been visiting est ever before known Mrs Carrie Dowue and little daughter her mother Mrs Statira Batt of Cannel May of Leitchfield Ky have been vis-Â¬ ton returned home yesterday LOCAL BUYERS iting relatives in this neighborhood Some hungry citizen succeeded in Have Purchased About 1000000 Pounds Henry D Moorman a soldier of Uncle stealing an aged rooster from Heston Sam who is now in Porto Rico will of the Weed Willis poultry coop Sasnrday night return home so we hear about Christ Â¬ Miss Mamie Witt of Ohio has reached The threo local tobacco buyers have mas this city to spend several weeks with her purchased about 1000000 pounds of the The nimrods have pretty thorough- Â¬ parents Mr and Mrs William Witt weed since season began Deliveries ly canvassed this neighborhood but Miss Kate Sawyer who was the guest are being made daily The prices are they liave left an occasional rabbit or a of Mrs Arthur Haynes at Hardinsburg of stray bird for the winter the post two weeks has returned home fair aud the grade tobacco god N W Hendrick Bold 2500 pounds to The writer is located between two saw The cold snap of the past few days has II S Jarvls ol Henderson for 5 3 and mills Thess vlth our numerous trains caused such a demand for coal that the 1 make noise enough to startle the sleepy dealers find it difficult to supply all Mr M Hensley buying for B F owl or vagrant possum from his lonely wants Co of Hardinsburg this week meditations Mrs A M Tate and son Frank cf Beard purchased the following crops of tobacco We are sorry to chronicle the death of Rosetta left for Louisville having spent Mr M Hensler also bought the fol- Â¬ Mrs 8 T Smith The deceased was a pome time with her sister Mrs J 0 lowing crops Ferd Owen at 7 5 and 1 daugnter of Robt Mattingly and a most Nolte excellent woman She leaves a husband 1 James We are willing and readv at all times Sam Beavlns boys at 0 0 and aud three small children to mourn her Day 80 and to fit yoUr eyes and correct defects of O Ruppert Tar Fork 10000 pounds loss F vision with the best Spectacles Shoit Wo are very Borry to hear of the death of Prior at 7 550 and 1 Allen Haynes We 0 50 for leaf and lug of Miss Sallie Brown of Harned Do you know that the nicest line of Newby Tar Fork The following Ohio county planters knew her well and know that her death watches ever brought to Gloverport is will be a great loss to her family We Co sold their crops to B F Beard handled by Short Haynes Its a fact extend to the bereaved father mother G W DeBruler 8 5 and 1 Jeff Wblt Call and see em brother and sister our heartfelt sympa- Â¬ tlngly 8 Sandl Have you read any of the advertise thy mentis in the paper this week Do so Fine Shoes SCHOOL NOTES As Horace Greeley used to say they are Superintendent Alfred Hennenof the Our Literary Society no longer meets mighty interesting Cincinnati Cooperage Company may Several of our classes are doing excel- Â¬ Miss Erna Patterson and brother well boast of havintr the best pair of James and Mr Jacob Roland all of Can shoes that any man was ever blessed lent work just now The fourth month of school has begun nelton visited her grandparents Mr with He is as hard a worker as any man and Mrs Noell Sunday in his employ and according to a state Â¬ with a good attendance Young Mr Kyler of Hardinsburg John Gibson of Iryington who has ment made by one of the cooperage men been the guest of Mr and Mrs Gus Gib- he has worn one pair of shoes constantly visited Wilbur Brown a few days ago son returned home yesterday Mrs Gus for live weeks while working in the watCon Mattingly started to school a few er and during that time has never been days ago Con is a good fellow and are Gibson accompanied him Mrs J T Keeuan and baby Walter troubled with wet feet glad to haye him with us left Monday for her home in Eldon Finoer Mashed The school boy Is patiently waiting for Mo after a stay of six weeks with her James Mattingly the well known ma- Â¬ Santa Glaus Christmas and all the joys parents Mr and Mrs Owen Seaton chinist had his finger mashed while at that will come at that blessed time Private James II Wilson of the Unit work in the shops a few weeks since We still want you to stop in as you ed States Army has charge of the local He did not pay much attention to the pass by We are not afraid of strangers recruiting station that has been oponed injured member and allowed it to run and will bid you a hearty welcome when up at the Mitchell Hotel ih this city on until it got so bad that the physicians ever you come Mrs A S English who accompanied thought it necessary to amputate it He There has been some excellent weath- Â¬ berjdaughter Mrs Ella LaNeave to her went to Henderson to have an operation er for snow balling and the writer almost home at Franklin Tenn has returned performed but the member was lanced forgets that he is no longer a boy as he Her stay was exceedingly pleasant and and is now healing gathers with tho boys on the play ground recuperative A Recital to pelt or get pelted The editors of the News acknowledge Following are grades made by pupils Miss Aila Morgan of Bowling Green one of the most accomplished elocution- Â¬ for school month ending November 28 Alvin Bowman 00 J Mary Mat Â¬ ists in this state will give a recital for 1803 Annie West 09 2 0 Annie the benefit of the organ fund ofthe BapÂ¬ tingly 09 Bowman 091 Minnie Brown 09 Jennie tist church on Wednesday night Decem ber 14 The recital will be given under Mattingly 08 7 0 Aimee Mattingly 08 the auspices of the young ladles of the Frank Brown 08 Eda Durham 07 2 5 Charlie Durham 00 J Bernard Mattingly church Visitors to Louisville will Ot Cora Durham 05 5 0 Wilbur Brown Donation Party find this storo just the spot 05 Coleman Mattingly 05 6 7 Among to come to A line largo The members of the Baptist church the primary pupils wo may name Rich- Â¬ building stocked with hun- Â¬ and friends of Itev W B Rutledge sur ard Mattingly Coleman West Scott dreds of dollars worth of prised him and his worthy wife by giving Mattingly Eula Mattingly Mary Smith merchandise and all the t lem a donation party A world ot good Jtssie Bowman and others who have conveniences craved by the things was brought and a happy time done excellent work Several advanced weary traveler a place to was had by all pupils who have done excellent work havo your bundles checked have been absent a part of the time and TAR FORK a place to have yotir pack Â¬ hence their reports are not given UNFADING COTTON DYES Â¬ Â¬ 1 Â¬ Â¬ Â¬ Breckenridge News DECEMBER 10th W ij 1 d H JA 1L A JV1 A tO I g CHRISTMAS STOCK use- - j OPENING I t A acceptable presents We have gathered under this roof the strongest T combination of useful and pretty things for Gift Giving that can be found in the county T TOLIDAY Gift Givers are beginning JljUuI and to cast about them for appropriate J V j THE STOCK not miss it IS IMMENSE Thf Orvaninrr will nrnir TVrpmVipr 1 Ofh whirli will nllnw vnn nmnle time for choosing The display will be beautiful and will be well worth seeing You must Just a Minute We want to talk to you about tho Greatest Bargain that Now this is straight We have a wo havo ever offered you lino of MENS BLACK BEAVER Odds and Ends Thoy will naturally accumulate in a big storo and thoy represent so much dead capital if they are not disposed of Now we want our general lino of merchandise to bo free from shop worn articles and you will find on tho bar- Â¬ gain counter a lot of stuff consisting of Dry Goods Notions and miscellaneous articles that you can havo at your own price It will be true economy to patronize tho bargain counter te OVERCOATS Thoy havo boon just received run in sizes from 35 to 42 They aro mado in tho height of style with Velvet Collars and superb finish and wo offer thom to you at from Â¬ 5 SXSSXX TO Wo can say truthfully that this is the biggest value for the money that has ever been mado in Breckcnridgo and just a sight of the coats their style finish and material will con- Â¬ vince you of this 650 Dont Forget that the Christmas Opening takes place DECEMBER 10th Cax THE BIG STORE IBFBEARDC0I HARDINSBURG- THE KY Bargain Center PRESIDENTS MESSAGE His Official Utterances in a Nut- Â¬ H See Our Line of shell The Document Boiled Down and Given to the News Readers in the Form of a Synopsis Clothing AND The President exhaustively reviews the ante bellum negotiations with Spain and incidents that immediately preceded the opening of hostilities lie says r It is sufficient to say that the outbreak of tho war found our nation not unprepared to meet the conflict As to the authorized loan of 200000 000 taken by small bidders he says this was a most encouraging and sig Â¬ nificant result showing the vast resources of the nation and the determination of the people to uphold tbo countrys hon or The events of the war are reviewed chronologically beginning with the shell- Â¬ ing of Matanzas followed by an event destined to mark a memorable epoch in maritime warfare Deweys victory at Reluctance to causo needless Manila loss of life is given as the reason why Manila was not immediately taken Of Hobsons deed the Fresldent says it thrilled not alone the hearts of our countrymen but the world by ita excep Â¬ tional heroism The campaign of Santiago is referred to as a brilliant achievement Where all bo conspicuously distin Â¬ says the message guished themselves treating of the destruction of Cerveras fleet it would bo invidious to single out any for especial honor The total casualties not counting the death from diseases In camps were as Army Officers killed 23 en Â¬ follows listed men killed 267 total 280 officers wounded 113 enlisted men wounded 1401 total 1677 Nayy Kllled 17 wounded C7 died as result of wounds 1 invalided from service 0 total 01 lie gives God the glory for our Success la the war and offers humble prayer for tho contiuuance of Ills favors Peace negotiations following the capi- Â¬ tulation of Santago are reviewed at length Of the Paris Commissioners he Their negotiations have made says hopeful progress so that I trust soon to be able to lay a definitive treaty of peace before the Senate I do not discuss at this time Bays the President the government or the future of the new possessions which will come to us as a result of the war Such discussion will be appropriate after the In treaty of pesos shall be ratified the mpaatiaM military governments will obUbhs Glad to See You m i Havent we Bomeono who is working for us that is Our from your county men are from most every county in the State ages sent resting places throughout the store and matonal for writing at your disposal Our corps of po lite salesmen will use all their efforts to make you feel at homo LEVY BROS Third and Market LouiBvilli Ky Clothing Huts and Fur Htolilng Goods for Mn atul Boys and Show for Svarybody The health of the vicinity is good Ivan Bates has purchased anew wheel John Himon called on his girl Sunday The boys were game hunting last week Asher Newby called on his beet girl Sunday T II Chancdlor called on Miss Alma GotI Sunday L C Taut has nearly completed his assessorial work J T Wllborn returned home from Texas last week Miss Ituth Keeuan was in Gloverport Saturday shopping Lollle Keeaaand Same Burdettsaade their regular trip Sunday Mr Hensley of Hardinburg was in this vicinity Friday hunting tobacco George Taul and sister Bee of Pisgtih were the guests ot Miss Kate Newby Sunday Parents Oh rlstaasls aeaalsui a4 the bat gift yo eaa present to yc arefaIWra Is a good story book This will ersais a A beautifuiTgift Tho holidays aro fast approach- Â¬ ing If you havo a friend you aro going to remember on Christmas what would be more appropriate as a gift than a fine Oxford Teachers Bible bound in morocco You can get such fi Biblo with tho Bkkcic enmdcjk News for ono year for 250 You cant buy the Bible at retail for less than 250 anywhere in the world By this arrangement you practically got the News free for one year The Childs Bible a beautiful work for children and the News for one year tor 200 DWitt Witch Hazel Slv Concerning Cuba It should bejour duty to assist in every proper way to build up tho waste places of the island encourage the industry of the people and assist them to forma government which shall be free and independent thus realizing the boat aspirations of tho Cuban people Excepting the rupture with Spain our relations with other nations have been marked with cordiality As to the killing and wounding of the striking miners in Luzerne county Pa which aroused tho solicitude of the Government many of the minors being subjects of that Government the president expects to reach a harmonious understanding on the sub- Â¬ ject with Austria Hungary The President regards in view of our newly acquired Interests in the Pacific ocean the construction of an interocean ic canal through Nicaragua as now more than ever indispensible Referring to the proposal of the Czur of Russia for a general reduction of tho great military establishments the Presi Â¬ dent says His Majesty was at once in Â¬ formed of the cordial sympathy of this Government with the principle iuvolvod in his exalted proposal and of the readi Â¬ ness of the United States to take part in tho conference Regarding the finances In my judg ment the present conditions of the Treasury amply justifies the immediate enactment of legislation recommended oue year ago under which a portion of the gold holdings should be placed in a trust fund from which greenbacks should bo redeemed upon presentation but when onco redeemed Bhould not be thereafter paid out except for gold It is not to be Inferred that other legisla Â¬ tion relating to our currency is not re Â¬ quired on the contrary there is an obvious demand for it It is recommended that Congress pro- Â¬ vide for a commission of sanitary ex- Â¬ CUSTER perts to investigate the yellow fever problem Wade Pyle of Duras was up last Sun Â¬ The recommendation made by the day Secretary ot War for the Increase of the Dave Meyer went to Louisville last regular army establishment has the Presidents unqualified approval He week G II Pil went to Baras last week oa says that it Is his purpose to muster out business tha satire vlHBtssr army as soon as Miss Raanle Pool of LeltehiekJ Is the Ceegrew shall provide for the Increase guest of Mrs H 0 Bsty of the rsgukr sstallihBMt Â¬ Overcoats Which We Are Closing Out at Prices That Will Surprise You VEST 1 Miss Cora Ramsey went to Leitchfield last week shopping rett Ikn Meyer traveling for Dualap Bar Â¬ Co was here last week the guest Dick Purapbrey ot West View was of Dr J W Msader Miss Sallie Ly asd Mr Taylor Trip lsUs was married Nay 33th We wish sbeVW BFSslSSJBBBJI ft fcflJft fcjW pyy j3jypffwHFgy mi n sT -- y V - 1 -- THE BRECKENRIDGE NEWS Oh wm sLJTf - Jk JHO D AND V BABBAGE Editors and Proprietors La si Pirn WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 7 1898 Grippe Cured Beautiful Oil Patntlng hand Â¬ somely framed with 10 00 pur chases Not comnelled to buy all at ono timo Como and get a earn Â¬ CHRISTMAS IrJELES I Beautiful Oil Patntlnjr head somely framed with 1000 pnr chases Not compelled lo buy all at one tlmo Como and get a card EIGHT PAGES NOTES AND COMMENTS ON EXPANSION From tho surrender at Yorktown to the surrender at Santiago tho tendency of this republio has been toward territorial expansion and the history of our hundred and fifteen years of national life is one of extraordinary progress and development When tho Revolutionary struggle closed tho Republic ORIGINAL of the United States was formed out of the commonwealths Massachusetts Rl0le Island Connecticut New Hamp TERRITORY shire New York New Jersey Pennsylvania Delaware Maryland Virginia North Carolina South Carolina and Georgia These thirteen original states embraced only 837844 rquare miles of territory or ono fourth the present area of the country The terms of the charters of these thirteen original states specified that their territory properly extended to the Pacific Ocean but on account of various complications and cmbarassments including French and Spanish claims to the Mississippi Valley lands tho extreme western confines of the young republic were fixed upon the banks of the Mississippi IUver Years elapsed however before the forces ofcivillzation drifted from the shadows of the mountains of the Appalachian Range and sprang into life on the prairies of tho North West Territory ur flrat annexaton 1 territory dates back to 1803 FIR5T when Jefferson purchased Louisiana from Napoleon This ANNEXATION OF immense strip of land included not less than 1171031 TERRITORY square miles Louisiana had been ceded from France to Spain in 1703 but subsequently Spain had restored the tract to France Napoleon contemplated giving trouble to tho young republic and would have made efforts to restrict its growth but apprehending troublo with England and being in need of money out of sheer desperation he parted with Louisiana for 15000000 Of this amount 3760000 consisted in the assumption by the United States of the claims of Americans against France for goods despoiled upon tho high seas We next increased our national domain by the an ANNEXATION nexatlon of Florida in 1810 Wo ought to have secured Florida under the terms of the Louisiana purchase We OF FLORIDA labored under the impression that Spain had ceded Florida to France and that France in turn had ceded that peninsula to us but we found on trying to settle Florida that such was not Spains idea Diplomatic negotiations threatened to precipitate international difficulties but the affair was peaceably set tled by Spains agreement to relinquish Florida for 5000000 This sum was paid by the United States in the assumption of claims for that amount preferred by Americans against Spain With the annexation of Florida 59203 square miles were added to our national domain Our next extension of territory camofrom the acquisi ACQUISITION OF tion of Texas in 1845 In 1830 after one of the bravest struggles of modern times Texas achieved her inde TEXAS pendence of Mexico In 1837 she applied for admission in- to tho American Union After eight years of discussion in Congress she was final ly admitted in 1845 This added 370133 square miles to the territory of the coun- Â¬ Â¬ Â¬ This modern malady has become droadod not moro for ita direct fa Â¬ tality than for tho woaknoss of body and mind it loaves behind it Prolonged debility permanent pros- Â¬ tration melancholy and stiicido fol- Â¬ low La Grippo For this disoaso thero is no remody suporior to sWa EMS Ayora Cherry Pectoral The best remody for la grippo that know of ia Ayers Cherry Pectoral Rev JOHN K CHAS South Hampton N n I Will be here very soon sooner than you imagine and we know that you intend buying Now while such is th6 something for your Husband Wife Sister Brother and Sweetheart case WHY NOT DO IT NOW why wait until the last few days and then be caught in Our Stock is SIMPLY IMMENSE and the CRUSH and RUSH of the Holiday Trade we can please you better than you ever were pleased before while the Prices are LOW enough to suit the closest buyers for CASH My wife and five children were taken down with la grippe while the disease was so widely prevalent I dosed tbem with Ayers Cherry Pectoral and before using qnite two bottles my family was restored to health I know of several obstlnato cases of the same complaint which were also cured by this remedy J PARMINTER Fanlotte Miss Christmas Goods 1 Dress was enred of la grippo by tho use of Ayers Chorry Pectoral THOMPSON I Pnb Signal as West Fannington a Ayers Cerrg II Pectoral at half The Oldest The Best is put up in half sizo bottles prico 50 cents OUIlGgG Henrietta cloth in drab blue green and roy al blue well worth 25 cents K fl 3G inch novelty fabrics in V U i small checks brown green new blue and new green all wool and worth 35 cents 6 inch novelty plaids for Q Q ft U U waists very pretty and the very swellest things 44 inch brocaded wors- A QO I TUUi tcdrin black and other I shades Theso are very fino and will certainly please you Come 10 Z and seo them 8c 34 inch CHRISTMAS CLOTHING FOR Christmas Shoes 85c For ladios Dongola black and tan Shoos lace or button not QQ P very fine but good enough U 0Ui For ladies black or tarr 0 MEN YOUTHS AND BOYS for tho price 0 ML 0 iT0 0 0 laco or button shoes Buys a serviceable Cotton Jeans Pants that is good enough for overy day working that are all O K and worth all of 160 purposes 6o less per pair ior boys sizes Q J flfl For Mens Suitd that are well made C I K fl For lados Don8la I Shoes lace or button UU all wool and good fittera that are Sachs make that aro real good 2 plenty good enough for knockabout purposes goods OK or 0V8 Two piece Suits ages 4 to 15 years that will do 198 Wo justly claim tho repu U good sorvico considering the price tfj tation of showing tho very 4 Q Boys Threo pieco Vesteo Suits tho latest fad nicely 300 best line ever displayed in braided reefer collar and woll worth 325 sizes 3 to 8 years town 50c OliZu 01 QC Oil nt 0 ivU t 8 Free use of Dictionary Encyclopaedia and Scientific Apparatus Six Courses Both Sexes Health Thorough Instruc- Â¬ tion Best Social and Religious Influ- Â¬ ence no Saloons Tuition 800 per term of ten weeks Send for Special Announcements to J H B Christmas Gloves CHRISTMAS GAPES AND JACKETS Christmas Uuderwear 1 150 04 75c 450 TO Astrakan or Cloth Capes double good length and fur trimmed around collar and down front For Ladios r K fc try MEXICO CEDES r i ip fc w I The annexation of Texas in 1845 gave with Mexico over the boundary line and the Mexican war ensued The struggle was terminated by the treaty of TERTITORY Guadeloupe Hidalgo Mexico abandoned the fight and agreed to cede to the United States 545783 square miles of land on the payment of 15000000 and the assumption of claims amounting to 3250000 In 1853 tho United States acquired from Mexico what THE GADSDEN is kuown as the Gadsden purchase covering 45035 square miles of land This gave to tho United States tho unbrok PURCHASE en possession of the entire continent from ocean to ocean and from the great lakes to tho gulf The lands that we acquired through the Gadsden purchase are considered the fruits of the greatest peaceful victory of diplomacy ever won by our statesmen In 1807 through the efforts of Secretary Seward we PURCHASE OF acquired Alaska from Russia at the cost of 7200000 This added to our domain 577300 square miles of territory ALASKA At the time of the sale Russia claimed that her ceded possession was worth vastly moro than the sum stipulated and that only her friendship for the United States would have induced her to part with it for that sum of money Several months ago in response to the entreaties of ANNEXATION OF the citizens of the republic consisting of the archipelago of Hawaii the American flag was raised over the islands and HAWAII by this ceremony we acquired 2000 additional square miles of territory The acquisition uf this group of islands was of great strategic valuo to the United States as it forged a powerful link in the chain of her power in the raciflc By the treaty of peace agreed to by the commissioners OUR NEW of Spain and of the United States this country becomes ue i06fie880r of all the colonial dependencies of Spain ex EMPIRE cept those in Africa the Canaries and the Caroline Islands Negotiations are in progress for the purchase of one of the Carolines and will doubtless With the acquirement of this empire by conquest the United States be successful The area at once steps into the ranks of nations having great colonial possessions and population of the countries acquired from Spain which are ours at present are Phillipine islands area 114050 square miles population 7G70000 as follows Cuba area 41055 square miles population 1G31S0G Porto Rico area 3070 square miles population 813037 Sulu Islands area 950 square miles population 75 000 The total area of this new empire that has been added to the national domain is 100925 rquare miles Total population 10100024 Compared with the colonial possessions of Great Britain this is but a speck and is less than one fifth the A GREAT foreign territory of France but compares very favorably with other countries as may be seen by the following fig WORLD POWER ures which give the area and population of the foreign possessions or dependencies of the nations which lead in this particular form of property Great Britain 11250412 square miles population 344050123 France 3017327 square miles population 52042930 Germany 1020070 sauare miles population 10000000 Portugal 801 000 square miles population 7210707 Neth Â¬ erlands 783000 square miles population 35000000 United States C93505 square miles population 10449044 Spain 244857 square miles population 182172 Denmark 80014 square miles population 114227 This places us sixth in area and fifth in the population of foreign possessions Russia is not included in this list because all its possessions are contiguous One of the results of territorial expansion is the neces- Â¬ LARGER sity for an increased standing army It is understood that the President will recommend the Increase of the regular REGULAR ARMY army to 100000 men although General Miles thinks that 75000 will be sufficient Garrisons will be necessary for all the islands and they will have to be maintained for an indefinite time Natives will doubtless be en- Â¬ listed to the extent of many thousands for the armies of occupation for the different islands to be officered by Americans but the total strength of the American army can never be safely reduced below the 100000 line again For years to cpme Cuba must undergo a species of reconstruction in order to be made self governing Until A NEW CUBA her people are capable of intelligently directing their own affairs the island must be thoroughly garrisoned and governed by American armv officers under instructions from Washington The immediate transition from a despotic government to a republic would be more than the Cuban could stand and it will take years of American control and energy to formulate a constitution that will provide an adequate government for that island In the meantime the Cubans must appreciate their obligation to the United States for breaking the power of Spain and compelling her to surrender the sovereignty of the West Indies This sense of obligation may cause them to co operate heartily with the United States in the work of promoting public enlightenment and business development It may also lead them to see tbe folly of becoming a minor nation with many elements of disquiet and cause them to favor annexation to this country The United States must be true to her destiny When KEEP WHAT she went to war with Spain it was not with the idea of waging n war of conquest The territory sho has giined WE HAVE GOT is the result of victory and came unsought It is our duty to keep it if for trade considerations alone In the year 1805 the total trade of the United States with the tropics wu 340000000 as against 535000000 with the balance of the world This is a very Btriking and pregnant fact No nation can remain permanently indifferent to the condition of a country with which it has largo and vital trade relations The open door is all that we need for the extension of THE our oriental trade to great dimensions But our demand for liberal trade opportunities will not be assented to by OPEN DOOR China or rather by Russia her conservator unlesi we bays some vital interest close at hand All European States want to gain from China naval stations routes for railways concessions for Industrial enterprises and above all special rlghta to sell goods to the largest market existing in the world Tba European atataa are competitors who have responsibilities and direct interests ia tbe tar aast la no way can we make our demand so effective aa by maintain Â¬ ing oar MyefeigUy oversows territory aaarby The next era of expansion which we m alcMtt ia the mkhi of h tke grvat eta of industrial expansion Hwanfactur iag axpaaaiaB Thfai will toiag ttte UalWd SUtos lata vary imporiaat relations with the tfada el tbe Oriaat aai U we weaki fceeome tke daadaaat eetsaerekl Â¬ For a regular 100 brown and black kid gloves 2 clasp and PainB in the chest when n person has a rise to troublo cold indicato a tendency toward pneumo- stitched on back LOGAN Cloth double 0 fl fl For ladies mohair braid andGape stylish length with trimmings 1 U U worth ifl im Mail 5c For ladies fleec ed lined vests that are bargains at the price President 300 Â¬ nia A piece of flannel dampened with Chamberlains Pain Balm and bound on to the chest over the seat of pain will U I i U U dto kid glovo in all promptly relieve the pain and prevent tho leading colors and worth 125 the threatened attack of pneumonia This same treatment will ruro a lame 8c For ladies woolen mitts Sold by A R back in a few hours 1 5c For ladies cashmere mitts Fisher Cloyerport R A Shellman Stephensoort cashmere 1000 Mail For Ladies nicoly made and splendid qualities Jackets and Capes PIubIi that are marvels of beautv both in stvlo and finish Come and seo for yourself 25c For ladies silk taped floece lined vests or pants that cannot be beaten anywhere for tho money Orders Promptly Filled DeWitts Witch Hazel Salve Cures Pile Scalds Hums 25C For ladies heavy gloves THE FAIR Orders Promptly Filled Cloverports Leading One Price Store P BICES MA YAPP11ECIA TE Tub recent publication of tho annnal report of the Hon George Roberts Director of tbe Mint bos aroused much interest in banking circles and Jrom its statistics of tbe gold production of the world some interesting deductions have been drawn Mr Roberts states that the indicated worlds production of gold in 1893 aggregates the enormous total of 283102800 which is more than double 130000000 and the product of 1891 exceeds the combined value of the gold and silver product of ten years ago The increase in the production bos been vory rapid In 1897 the total gold output was 237504800 and this exceeds the pro- Â¬ duction of 1890 by 34822510 Students in financial economics agree that the en- Â¬ ormous increase in the gold product if reflected in a corresponding increase in the circulating medium of tbe world cannot but have a corresponding effect upsh prices everything measured in gold advancing in price as tbe volume of gold outstanding increases Regarding the subject Deputy AssistÂ¬ ant Treasurer Maurice L Muhleman of the United States Sub Treasury at New York who is an accepted authority on monetary matters says The Director of the Mint has called attention to the fact that for the past five years the gold product of the world has been 977000000 and the question has arisen whether such a large addition to the worlds stock of gold will not have a marked effect upon prices of commo- Â¬ dities Were this immense hoard add Â¬ ed at once or even in reasonable install- Â¬ ments to the supply of the civilized worlds tools of exchange no doubt a rise in general prices might be expected But it is also reported that nearly one third of this added supply has gone into the arts and the balance into banks and treasuries In so far as the metal is di Â¬ verted to industrial uses it can manifest Â¬ ly have no such effect npon prices nor can the sums which have gone into bankB etc have that effect unless actually used to increase the volume of circulation in the country where held and whenever a country has utilized its increasing stock of gold to prepare for a resumption of specie payments aa to the case in Russia and Austri no augumentation of the circulation takes place The United States and Japan liaye also acquired gold to fortify their currency systems and relatively small amounts have according Â¬ ly gone into actual monetary use If however these nations have now an ad Â¬ equate supply the surplus product here- Â¬ after will moat likely serve to increase tho money oircuiaton of the world and thus have an effect of raising prices of commodities powers holding Chinese portsby seizure or treaty have merely announced that they will keep open such ports in the same manner that China has opened certain free ports to the commerce of na- Â¬ tions without discrimination or favor The open door policy has been politically obligatory as the reverse policy would be in direct hostility to the pur- Â¬ pose of civilized nations steadily pursued for years and concurred in by China on opening the Asiatic trade to commerce The phrase open door has no pertl nenco to the Western hemisphere and no relevancy to the West Indies The matter has been completely misunder- Â¬ stood by foreign newspapers giving the phrase an application to this continent The United States restricts trade between American ports to American vessels pre- Â¬ cisely as the dominion of Canada restricts trade to British vessels between Canadi an ports Under the British law any na- Â¬ tion which elects to allow British vessels to engage in its coasting trade can obtain tho privilege of entering the coasting trade of Canada The United States has neyer availed itself of this opportunity holding that the privilege to bo gained is very much more valuable than the privi Â¬ lege to be obtained The restriction of tradn between tho United States and Porto Rico to Ameri- Â¬ can vessels is based on the policy which the United States has always followed under ell administrations a fact over- Â¬ looked by the European press There seems to be no disposition to change this poliuy in this sphere from the mere fact that by the possession of the Philliplnes the United States must detormine wheth Â¬ er it will follow the open door policy of other nations with possessions by seizuie or concession on the east coast of Asia Commercially the restriction of the trade betweon the United States and Porto Rico is of relatively little moment aa the direct commerce is very small and is absorbed by American and Cana dian vessels The value of Porto Rico is as a fulcrum for tho development of American commerce in tne West Indies Â¬ Â¬ Â¬ For ladies union suits silk taped and the very best Oneita brand Wo make a specialty of Misses and childrens underwear and it will justify you in calling and Boo- Â¬ ing the assortment T0 J Qn power in the Pacific we must keep tho Philliplnes and work in unison with our best friend Great Britain in maintaining the open door To doubt the honesty tho patriotism the ability of THE American statesmanship under the new order of things would be to doubt the stability of our national govern EFFECT ment There is no question but that tho genius of our statesmanship will be of a stature great enough to meet the new responsibilities that have been imposed upon the country We can only judge the future by the past If we ore as fortunate in our statesmanship as conservative and as wise in our national character during the next twenty five years as we have been in the past quarter of a century the possehsion of tho Philliplnes will be to us a rich blessing With Ameriran wisdom prudonce and energy to develop the islands they will provo a wondorful sourco of wealth They will produce a trade that will moke the Pacific ocean the peer of tho Atlantic so far as tonnBge is concerned The wealth that will pour into this country will make New York the clearing house of the world San Francisco will become ouo of tne greatest centers of population and commerce on earth and will rank second only to New York Population and wealth will leaye the east to settle and invest in tho west and south The numerous openings for profitable investments in the west and south the fabulous increase in property values that will bo n natural result will cause a displacemect of capital that will break up the centralization of investment in the east The trusts will be come a thing of tho past Tho creation of a new empire in the west and south will bring into life and being a myriad of manufacturing cities in both sections of the coun- Â¬ try The possession of the Phillipines and the increased trade in the Pacific that will result will make an all water route from tho Atlantic to the Pacific oceans through the Isthmus of Panama a necessity The building of this waterway will fall upon the United States As soon as the canal is constructed the Yankee will be intro- Â¬ duced to the great wealth and resources of the Central American States He will Uko advantage of the opportunities for investment and development and by his energy and fitness will become the dominant factor in the commercial Thesecountries are now weak impotent and political life of those nations republics subject to constant strife that arises from internal and external When their people become thoroughly awakened to the power influences Btrength aud policy df the United States the conservative ones will demand annexation and the close of the next decade will show the states that once formed the rope of Band called the United States of Central America a partof the powerful United States of North America Young men mark this pre- Â¬ diction Liberty Equality and Fraternity are words that OUR NATIONAL have a deeper significance to us than to any other people on earth In the post year wo have given the world a ATTRIBUTES noble example of sacrifices made for principle and in be half of the national idea of liberty The war with Spain was due to as sympathetic a feeling and as diyine an inspiration as ever stirred a peoples heart We were victorious As the conquering nation we have been very magnanimous The con- Â¬ duct of our Peace Commissioners at Paris bos exemplified the American character Our diplomatic purposes were the soul ol integrity and our attitude throughout was simple and comprehensive There were no Machiavellian designs which could be attributed to far reaching schemes born of ambition and nurtured with forethought There is a prophetic ft eling on the part of the people of the United States that we will show the world tno possibilities of peace and prosperity Destiny is now operating toward that end The sudden leap of this country to a leading place as a world power forever ends her policy of isolation The new responsibilities we have taken upon ourselves will increase our greatness When hen thoy realize the unselfish the nations understand tiie nobility of our ideals ness of our motives the concert of statesmen will end and tbe concert of nations will begin Oar enthusiasm will be common to mankind and a noble form of optimism coerced by a robust commou senee vill dispel international prejudices and the ideals of liberty equality and fraternity will prevail This may seem Utopian optimism but the destinies of nations is trending in that direction NIn the meantime lest we put too much faith in our human strength let us pray aa does Kipling in the Recessional God of our fathers known of old Lord of our far flung battle line Beneath Whose Awful Hand we hold Dominion over palm and pine Lord God of Hosts be with us yet Lest we forgat lost we forget The tumult and the shooting dies The captains and the klhgj depart Still stands Thine ancient Sacrifice An humble and a contrite heart Lord God of Hosts be with ns yet Leet we forgt lest we forget l Far called our navies melt away On dune and headland sinks the fire Lo all our pomp of yesterday Is ono with Nineveh and Tj Judge of the Nations spare us yet utbt we lorget lest we lotgei i If drank with sight of power wa loose Wild tongues that have not Time in awe Such boasting as the Gentiles use Or lesser breeds without the law Lord God pf Hosts be with us yet Lst we forget lest we forget i Â¬ 1 is the agont of tbe Barber monopoly He is the opponent of the Breckenridge company because the latter is the only honest competitor of the Trinidad Lake asphalt combine If such were not the case he would not use a technicality to prevent the Breckenridge Companys bid from being considered Were tbe Louis- Â¬ ville Board of Works like other munici- Â¬ pal bodies and were it imbued with an unselfish desire to conserve the citys in- Â¬ terests it would not allow Lum Simons as the tbe agent of a monopoly to derive the advantages of a technicality It would reject all bids and have another letting and thus give Mr Morris anoth Â¬ er opportunity to get In on time It would save the tax payers thousands of dollars AN HONEST PAPER Tub Louisville Post evinces the high Â¬ est patriotism in fighting for tbe beet interests of Louisville and the state of Kentucky Ita sturdy independence its rugged honesty and its magnificent fighting ability makes it the peer of any journal in the country Louisville and the commonwealth of Kentucky are to be congratulated on the possession of so able an exponent of their greatness and so vigorous a champion of their rights Accobdinq to the snortinir fraternllv tbe Corbett Sbarkey prize fight bit pro Â¬ fessional pugilism m blow below the Delt from which it will never recoyer A Thousand Tonguw Philadelphia Pa when she ound that Dr Kings New Discovery for Consump- Â¬ tion had completely cured her of a hack ing cough that for many years has made life a burden All other remedies and doctors could give her no help but she says of this Royal Cure It soon relieved the pain in my chest and I can now sleep soundly something I can scarcely reÂ¬ member doing before I feol like Bound Â¬ ing ita praises throughout tho Universe So will evory one who tries Dr Kings New Discovery for any trouble of the Throat Chest or Lungs Price 60c and 100 Trial bottle free at Short Hay nes drugstore every bottle guaranteed Ohio County Bonds SoM Tho Ohio county bond sale amount ing to 30000 has been closed with Kb dolph Kleybolte Co ol GiiieiBaati Ohio at a premium of 77 00 oa the whole These bonds were sold to roiaad the outstanding indebtedaoea of the county and bear 4 per cent interest pay Â¬ able at the optioa of the county after five years The county was payiag about ten per cent oa ita iadebtedaew aa4 it is claimed that the bond sale will save tbe county about twenty foar haaed dollar a year ia interest Could not express the rapture of An Â¬ nie E Springer of 1125 Howard St For heathen heart that puts her treat In reeking tube and Iran shard All valiant dust that builds on dost And guarding calls aotThee to gwarJ For frantic loat and foolish word cy oa Thy peopl LenU Thy Nicaragua Salvador and Honduras which had Its birth November 1st of the present year is dead It had an area of 110000 square miles and a population of 2000000 Its remarkably large coast line on tho Atlantic and Pacific oceans with the fact that through its domains would lie the Nicarauguan Canal gave it unusual opportunities for prestige It was a rope of sand and was destroyed by petty political bickering of a character that gives birth to revolutions in those republics ovory month or two Central America will inevitably demand annex MEANING OF TIIE OPEN DOOR Tub phrase open door is or limited ation to the United States and until that application and has been used only with ia consummated the development of the reference to tbe poenoaniong of European isthmus will be backward there being powers on the east coast of Asia Orig- Â¬ noguaranlco of protection to nmnri inating ia the treaty or open ports of under present conditions China and JapaB the words have been WHAT SHOULD BE DONE extended to cover porta which China has leased or surrendered to foreign powers Twe Louisville Board of Public Worka The phrase meaw that in such ports the still shows aa unreasonable antipathy alios gjvarameat has ia fact imposed againat Keatucky rock aapbalt The peo ao dteflMlsatlon ia tariff or navigation la ol Louisville are anxious that oar Import or vassal of otber hoaae product be givea a fair showing e4arnfl ia SMBki has treated taaca ea the the bidding bat tbe Board ol Worka will aaitve akuM aa Ha owa I w porta aa4 U alUw a pretest made by La Siawas a wa Tmtla Ia etbar wwda fatafaa aftvall mr paUk aalafea Luaa Mawaa A DEAD UNITED STATES of Central America composed of the republics of Tub new United States better than cure Tutts Liver Pills will not only cure feut if taken in time will prevent dyspepsia biliousne roakri constipation jaundioe torpid liver and kindred di Prevention Sick Headache aditt bt TUTTS Liver PILLS AMturrsur omc w t Z t3 dandruff is Disease The beginning Keep the scedp of badness dean Is dandruff And promote the growth of the heir byfhe use of jfyr jfcair Viffor Breckenridge News WKDNEflDAY DEO 7 1898 t Local Brevities J River la falling Haswella for bored goodo This la ideal winter weather Quail are scarce on the market For harness repairing go to Haawells Ilawesvlllo haa organized a Are corn pany The coal man lo doing a rushing busi Â¬ ness Hancock circuit court boglns next week Blankets and all klnda of harness at Haawella Gold weather eooda at bed rock prices at Sulzers Mrs David Van Alstlne went to Louisville Friday Jesse Owen of Glendeane was in the city Friday Sulzers shoe department is complete In every detail F K Gordon of Fatesville was in the city Saturday The children will find fairy land at Sulzers next week L P Lonoy of Owenaboro visited at Stephensport Sunday John W Doauchamp of Iryington has moved to New Albany Sulzers holiday stock will be a thing of beauty and a joy forever Vic Robertson of Glendeane was in the city Friday on business Matthias Miller of Hardinsburg was in the city on business Friday Dr S S Watkins and eon Griffith of Owenaboro were in the city Sunday The children are counting the days that intervene between now and Christ Â¬ mas Mr and Mrs 0 V Ezell of Mayfield are the guests of Rev T V Joiner and Â¬ g R arrived in tbe city yesterday to visit rel Â¬ atives Owenaboro Messenger Harness saddles and breeching at Haswolls Mayor Barry last Friday received an official invitation to attend the reception of the Legion at Louisville Miss Relna Olay of Henderson was the guest of Mr and Mrs George Short Saturday eyening and Sunday Miss Megglo Garter the charming guest of Miss Alice Mattlngly returnod to her home at Irvington Friday Fattier Raymond of New York and Father Henderson of Cannelton were tho guests of Rev Brey Monday Dr F R Llghtfoot and wife who have been visting in this county havo le turned to their homo at Hawesville Rabbit is the favorite dish of tho Hawesville negro but the Oloverport colored brother will always take possum in his M Lehman the well known Wtst Point grocer and produce dealer was in town Friday endeavoring to buy up pio duce If you want a genuine bargain call at Has wells harness store and price that double barrelled and the single ban el shot gun he has for sale Miss Addle G Ditto of Louisville and Mrs Geo Reese of Plneville left tt Is city Wednesday to go to Hawesvile where they are the guests of Mr and Mrs Geo Bentley Noticb Parties desiring the benefit of the late Bankruptcy Act need not go to Owenaboro but they can call on or write to V G Babbage at Hardinsburg and get all lniormaUondeelrod Vortrees and Eugene of Wood V Wortham EASY TO GET RICH When You Have Some One Leave a Fortune to You Former Hawesville Girls Inherit a Fine Fortune The following rxtract from Saturdays Courier Journal shows how easy it Is to become rich wheu you am In line The Misses MacGregor mentioned were raised in Hawesville and spend their summers there The no1 at sum of 10000 each with the other property will keep them out of the poor house The will of Alfred Lewis disposing of a handsome estate was admitted to pro- Â¬ bate in tbe County Court yestorday It Is dated March 2J 1807 witnessed by Earnest W Sprague and John O Russell and appoints Thomas A MacGregor as executor To Ghastlne Elizabeth MacGregor and Mathilde Lewis MacGregor each daughters of the testators friend Thomas A MacGregor ten bonds of the United States or their equivalent in cash are left To these is also left tho property at 024 First street which until the death of Mrs Mathilde Lewis Mac-Â¬ Gregor was held in truBt for her by the testator with remainder Interest to him- Â¬ self and heirs This property is left to Thomas A MacGregor in trust the trust to end with tho attainment of her majority by the youngest of the young women It was the intention of the tes- Â¬ tator however Jhat this property be re- Â¬ tained as the family residence free from rent as long as Mr MacGregor may de Â¬ sire To Thomas A MacGregor theltestatcr leaves fiye hundred dollars and all his furniture jewelry etc in addition to tho lot and factory building at Eight eenth street and Portland avenue To each of the following charities one hundred dollars is left Episcopal Or- Â¬ phan Asylum Orphanage of the Good Shepherd Home of the Innocents John N Norton Memorial Infirmary and the Little Sisters of the Poor Such property as is not disposed of by thee items the executor is instructed to sell The proceeds aro left to the testat Â¬ ors sister Mrs Caroline Walker wife of the Rev Edward M Walker of London England four-per-ce- nt West Virginias chief magistrate recommends a Remedy and Nerve Tonic Pe-ru-n- Endorsed by the Governor rn a rnitdtNIAIIVt MtN rnnrnriiTiTiiii the National Catarrh Pe-ru-- yS9SWWWV ltViH4 SULZERS H J Ji are slow to speak for publication This is bo causo their influence is so great Tho endorse Â¬ ment of Governors Senators and Congressmen guarantees merit Publio words of rralso from such prominent officials must bo based on nositivn knowledge Tho recognition which tho catarrh remedy is constantly receiving by men of national lame is very gratifying Among recent letters from persons of emlnenco Is tho following from Governor Atuinson or West Virginia Tho governor says Chaiileston West Vn March 0 1898 a The Medicine Co Columbus O Gentlemen can recommend vournro- a scriptlon as a tonic Its reputation as a euro for catarrh is excellent it having been used by a number of pcoplo known to mo with tho very best results Very truly Pe-ru-n- Oh J Little Children And Big Ones Too You just keop your oyes opon and watch our advertisements in this paper tho next two weeks Santa Claus you know will tako up his headquarters in our etoro Toys he iB i Ho will exhibit all tho We are going to give Wo want Gov O W Atkinson Not X going to put in your stockings i Wortham sons came over from Breckenridge county last Tuesday to at Â¬ tend the Arnold Wortham wedding and visit relatives Grayson Gazette Miss Annie Hambleton one of Glover ports brightest and most attractive young ladies has accepted a position with the Heston Willls Company She is very popular and will undoubtedly make them a valuable assistant Mr and Mr Captain Rowland wont to Rosetta Friday They will be the guests Cap of Mrs Eliza Taylor while there tian Rowland took his bird dog and gun and will endeavor to exterminate all the game in that section whilo be is absent The Misses Elizabeth Sklllman and Elizabeth Bowmer went to Glendeane last Wednesday where they are the guests of Miss Amanda Deano It Is thought that the young ladies will de-Â¬ velop into expert huntresses before they return and that they will be able to give Diana pointers on shooting quail and rabbits The Misses Evelyn Murray and Minnie Murray accompanied by Messrs Fred Fraize and Oharles Moorman went to wife Hardinsburg Wednesday evening The Santa Glaus will arrivo in the city and Misses Murray were the guests of Mr make his headquarters at Sulzers next and Mrs Morris Beard and returned to week While here thty this city Sunday Mies Maggie Lewis of this city at- Â¬ were the guests of Miss Alliene Murray tended the mission at Hawesville last The young ladies went to Louisville week Monday to visit Mr and Mrs Logan H Albert LaHeist has been at Hawes- Murray and family ville doing some roofing for the past week Received Valuable Advice Miss David R Murray and daughter When my baby was three months Alliene were in Louisville shopping old he had a scrofula trouble There Friday were swellings in his head and discharg- Â¬ Mr S J Baker at Patesville says he es from hltf ears My mother urged me haa fifty acres of corn that yielded sixty to give him Hoods Sarsaparilla and I did so After the second dose he im- Â¬ bushels to the acre proved and 1 continued the medicine Orville Sklllman returned Wednesday G W PurkeyBig from a very pleasant visit to Indianapolis until he was well Hill Ky and Oincinnati H Sheldon Jarvis of Henderson was Hoods Pills euro all liver Ills Mail d Co Lowell in the city last week looking after his to- Â¬ for 25c by O I Hood bacco interests here Mass Mrs Geo Bentley of Hawesville was In flemory in the city last Tuesday the guest of Mr Lines in memory of little Jennie and Mrs F N DHuy Sulzers will entertain Santa Olaus this Bryan Robertson who did Noy 20 1898 year You are invited to call on him aged 2 years and 10 days Our littlo darling hat Rone and left as while be is at the store And we are aad to tad Leu McGavock reports an unusually Our heart are weeping tears cl blood heavy candy and fruit trade for Christ There Mem nothing to make us glad mas among his customers She was our joy our pride our love The brightest spot within our home Mr Matthew Miller of Hardinsburg Â¬ an American family is freo from it Tho search for relief and euro is con Â¬ stant Experiments of all kinds aro continually mado without result for good Ignoranco of tho causes and nature of catarrh is universal Catarrh is elusive persistent penetrating It may exist in nny organ of tho body For this national malady thero exists tho national scientific remedy which for forty years has been doing a grand work Gov G W Atkinson is tho unflinching foo of of West Virginia catarrh and overcomes it wherever It may oxlst It is tho prescription of Dr Ilartman President of the Surgical Hotel Columbus O who gives personal attention without charge to a voluminous correspondence on tho subject of catarrhal diseases Dr Hart mans books on catarrh aro mailed on application All druggists sell ABk any druggist for a free Almanac for the year 1899 Pe-ru-Pe-ru-Po-ru-Pe-ru-- Catarrh Is tho national disease him a big party and we invito you all to tho reception you all to bo there Dont Forget That our lino of Winter Goods is complete If you want Shoes Dress Goods Underwear and Furnishings Suited to tho season come to Deafness Cannot be Cured by local applications as they cannot reach the diseased portion of the ear There is only one way to cure Deafness and that is by constitutional remedies Deafness is caused by an inflamed condi- Â¬ tion of tho mucous lining of tho Eusta- Â¬ chian Tube When this tube gets in- Â¬ flamed you have a rumbling sound or imperfect hearing and when it is entire- Â¬ ly closed Deafness is the result and un- Â¬ less the inflammation can be taken out and this tube restored to its normal con- Â¬ dition hearing will be destroyed forever nine cases out of ten are caused by ca- Â¬ tarrh which is nothing but an inflamed condition of the mucous surfaces We will give One Hundred Dollars for any case of Deafness caused by catarrh that cannot be cured by Halls Catarrh Gure Send for circulars free F J CHENEY Co Toledo O MrSold by Druggists 75c Halls Family Pills are the best spent last Saturday night with MrsSallio Ojborne Charlie Proutman made a flying trip to Lapland Sunday John Etherton went to Brandenburg Friday on business Miss Ida Allens school at Flat Rock will close in about two weeks John Howard paid his girl of Louis- Â¬ ville a visit a short time ago Master Henry Stiles of Mooleyville is visiting relatives at this place Mrs Margaret Ohism and Mrs Blddle Murray spent Sunday with Mrs Jas Ball Miss Lizzie Greer of Battletown visit Â¬ ed Misses Blddle and Maltle Ghlsm last week Messrs Frank Greer and Phil Ben- Â¬ nett made their usual call at this place Sunday Misses Lizzie Greer and Mattie Chism spent one night last week with Miss Cora Singleton Mr and Mrs G W Suell and daugh- Â¬ ter Josie spent Sunday with John Ball and family Howard Harrison the huxter driver makes his lodging at W II Singletons while here With good wishes to the News and its many readers I remain an unknown correspondent Mrs Emma Kendall of Guston and Mrs Murray of Cedar Flat spent Satur Â¬ day night at Mrs Cblsms ful Wednesday and winter is here in reality Court convened at Hawesville Monday and some of the boys are playing hide and seek Tha union Thanksgiving services hold at the O P church was beneficial to all that tried to be benefited Rev W B Snead conducted the services and preach- Â¬ ed two splendid sermons Rev W B Snead will be here the fourth Sunday in tills month his regular appointment and will likely protract the services until the last day of tho month when the next quarterly meeting will convene at this place Educate Your Howell With Ciiacnreta Candy Cathartic euro constipation forever It C C C fall druggists refund money 1V v3 vj i aT-a- yrjA w3 10c 25c 4ss--ssr- From Now Wv Until Christmas Wants 4 Now FOR SALE Our storo will contain a myriad of attractions Novel and Beautiful in Everything MULES SALK Four black mare mules two I7M3Rlour years old head i hands high good ij to shape and good condition TitOS V ANliElt SON lllg Sprinc Ky WANTED I C WClrV A Magnificent Line of LAB0R man with small family to do farm aud dairy work next year Would give his wife some employment in the dairy alio Must know how to work and handle stock careful ly Honest indust ious of good morals and will ing to itay close and attend to business for the money fill a contract right and bless our good times Come to see me If you are the right man Dlt P W FOOTK Iryington Ky 4t BOOK KEEPING I WANT to hire a white Musical Instruments And a stock that makes it a veritable gift buyers paradise is what we offer Call in and see our beautiful presents in Sil- Â¬ ver Gold and Jewels Persons of good taste culture and re- Â¬ finement can find everything they need in tho holiday gift line at DUKES 1 SINGLETON Ben Curl is at II O Ghisms Miss Sallie Suell is having the chills Mrs Bullock of Illinois has returned to this place Miss Lou Luell is visiting relatives in Big Bend Robert Murphy has returned home from Amsterdam Miss Josie Suell received a nice pres Â¬ ent a few days ago Blant Shacklelt was the guest of Miss Mamie Etherton Sunday Seth Richardson of Ekron was here last week catching shadows Miss Ella Bennett visited Mrs O K Ohism of Cedar Flat last week Miss Alice Peckenpaugh spent last Sunday with Miss Pauline Ohism Miss Candace Ball is visiting her sis- Â¬ ter Mrs Jordan of Oloverport Miss Cora Singleton entertained sev- Â¬ eral friends last Sunday afternoon Tho dance at J H Cblsms last Satur- Â¬ day night was highly enjoyed byall Messers George Singleton and Oce Saturday Gliism went to Brandenburg Miss Josie Proutman of Wolf Creek The Bick aro all convalescent Our school is progressing nicely again The principal part of the tobacco of our community had been sold IxrANTED YV must be The earth was clothed in tho beauti OKFICK 1UUISK1WW1M- - taucnt i unit by imail to XJ two persons In each locality lie quick 45s Equitable lluifdlng Louisville Ky WANTED RAGS Cotton rairs white or colored clean llRKCKKNKIDGE NEWS T C LEWIS Jewel Palace and Music Store Sheriffs Sale For Taxes Notice is herby given that on HARDINSBURG KY MONDAY THE 19th DAY OF DECEMBER 1898 It being the first day ae of Land Notes and Land Â¬ WILLIAMS A LITTLES Our dearest treasure here on earth But God has called her home of a regular term of a County Court for Breckenridge County Kentucky tbe undersigned Ex Sheriff of Breckenridge County Kentucky will By order of Breckenridgo Circuit Court I will as Special Commissionexpose to Public Sale at the Court House door in Hardinsburg Kentucky the following described Real EataU situated lying and being in Breckenridge County er of tho estate of Virgil Hardin deceased on the Kentucky aa tbe property of the following named persons or so much thereof as will satisfy the taxes and cost against said parties as shown by amount hereafter stated Said Taxes being State Revenue County Levy and Railroad Tax for the years below mentioned Sale will be for cash in hand OF 19th DAY DECEMBER 1898 1893 LIST OF DAVIESS COUNTY FARMS FOR SALE I see her little suffering face At drawn in pain she looked at me And reached her precious little arms In supplication Oh I dear me I Our Father in hesren we look to Thee For consolation and lor love You hare our darling In Tour arms Help us to meet hecup above Ob htlpus In this dark dark hour To bear our cross and murmur not And may the future bring to us Resignation to our lot Mama Name Description W a s o o 15 1 o o 1 i I I1 1897 1895-G- -7 Jno Bowan Thoa Ganaway 38acresat 128 69 200 150 1 21 0 40 2 45 05 CO 1 1 70 3 40 00 7 00 00 3 20 00 3 20 78 4 03 77 4 77 79 5 09 00 1807 1807 1890 7 1890 1890 1805 0 1890 1890 1895 1895 1895 1807 Green Gilpin G P Hudson Wm N Lyon Wm OBradley Marion Dunn Elizabeth Pruit II O Haskinson Isaac Trabuo Wilson M 80 30 100 1 100 125 100 200 150 250 200 G00 00 00 07 to 05 C8 OS 1 1 1 1 1 lot Constantino at 2 70 05 05 33 45 30 05 45 1 08 1 83 1 That Throbbing Headaohe Would quickly leave you If you usod Dr Kings New Life Pills Thousands of sufferers have proved their matciileaa merit for Sick and Nervous Headaches They make pure blood aud strong nerves and build up your health Easy to take Try them Only 25 eta Money back Haynes if not cured Sold by Short Druggists Sold Tract No Tract No 5J 108 acres near Worthing ton on Texas Railroad about 12 inilps from Oweneboro high level land 135 acres cleared building two large tobacco barus three tenant houses Price 20 per acre Tract No 3 -S-old Tract No 4 116 acres four miles from Buildings dwellings and Oweasboro bare Price 23 per acre Tract No 5 100 acres eight mllea from Owewboro Level black land 60 acres cleared-- Building dwelling six rooms tenant house barn holding 16 acres of tobacco Price 25 per acre Tract No 8 100 acres four miles south f Oweaflboro Buildings two ten ant hewte and bara Priee 35 per acre Traet Ha 7 11 acres 11 miles from Buiklimjs Rolling laad Oweasbofe boose five roows fine sha4e tenant beate two good wrwt 00 acres cleared 1 2 07 3 03 itiesliiaeiaC03 E P Haynes J lius Lewinsky II 200 acres 5 83 4 77 3 08 3 03 4 09 St 80 190 22 307 00 17 1 200 200 200 25 1205 77 1 OS 1 OS What Shall Be Done FOR TUB DBLICATB QIRL Heirs by Robert Wilson Tlios Duncan McOracken 1890 1895 1805 1805 1805-0--7 Clarence Bowman Thos Gray Geo W Mattlngly 180 200 05 45 03 1 72 6 05 2 80 10 57 85 2 01 1 50 05 2 05 1 35 74 2 70 1 1 8G 1 75 1 88 1 91 0 22 4 75 7 21 u lot 300 Glendeane 05 ELOQUENT TRIBUTE WliataHEmlneHt Educator Thinks of Mr Hancock Here is what Prof R II Oarothers former editor of the Educational Con rant Louisville Ky says of Prof S E Hancock as a teacher lb Whom it Hay Concern I have known Prof S E Hancock for quite a number of years aad have sees him in practical educational work He is an uauMially good teacher aad disci plinariaa au upright conscleaUoas man thoroughly equipped for good work Id the school room He deserves aad ought PrlostlxBOporaere to haye a good position as he will fill it WMsMsBtcafe ttorlMt WIH sHiVo lay tract - to wit parcbtur with credit to hlBHelf aad profit to those Tmmi m everything- entlurJ eis balance In mm w and thrae jraari or longer tlrao If fortunate eacwgh to be under his van aad BupervMoti as a Uaehwr Very rttaeettiUy K II Oabothmh You have tried iron and other tonics But she keeps pale and thin Her sallow complexion worries you Per Â¬ haps she has a little hacking cough also Her head aches and she cannot study Give fcr 1897 1890 7 1805 1 05 1895-0- -7 Heirs V G Babbage Agt Albert iieicnuarut Andrew Hawkins Phil Carr Vest Walters Agta Andrew J Canary James M Coopers Heirs Chas II Jasper ObasT Morrltt Mrs Settle E Du- Susan B Payne WmF Ryan Jas T Sublette Calvin Harris Gusa Watts col Richard Lavon ElhwSaydor col boise Alexder Nicholson Alexander Adams 0 40 112 7 100 acres at 150 20 100 150 60 100 14 40 76 At tho court house door in Hardinsburg being County Court day pro- Â¬ ceed to expose to publio salo to tho highest bidder the following de- Â¬ scribed property viz Six land notes in favor of decedent against Charles A Tinius for 250 each All of said notes dated Dec 7 1895 and duo Feb 1 1897 Feb 1 1898 j Fob 1 1899 Feb 1 1900 Feb 1 1901 Fob 1 1902 bearing G per cent intorest from date payablo annually The first noto has following credits fi730 paid April 12 1897 and 1370 paid Oct 9 1897 I will also proceed at tho samo time and place to expose to public salo to tho highest bidder a cortain tract of land situated near HoltB Station Breckenridge County Kentucky tho samo boing a part of tho Virgil Hardin farm containing 93 acres and 11 polos and described in Com- Â¬ missioners Report of division as Remainder Said tract is riyer bot- Â¬ tom land well locatod and drained Salo of both land and land notes will be mado on a credit of six twelvo and eighteen months The purchaser will bo required to givo bond with approved security for the payment of tho purchaso money to havo tho force and efloct of a Replevin bond bearing legal intorest from tho day of salo with a lien reserved upon said property until all the purchaso money is paid 300 42 1 75 1895-0- -7 1895-0- -7 1 lot Oloverport 160 60 acres at 300 40 James R Skillman 3 40 7 21 00 10 29 02 03 7 53 12 1 85 Special Master Commissioner Ky I SCSIS FJHHSrOfl wasting1 1805-0- -7 1895-0- -7 60 10 100 76 42 100 200 250 200 600 250 200 300 3 76 WIlialAMS LITTLE DftWltis LlttU Early Tfc frmM Httfo fJKf Rir body the glycerine will soothe her couehand the hvcoohoc- Jehites will give new power and vigur tu ucr ucrves sh Drain Never say you u cannot take cod liver oil until you have tried Scotts Emulsion You will he obliged to change your opinion at once Children especially become very fond of K ana Infante do not know when it k aAM to their food 5c a4 lioo aX toiftaa JKX1TT The oil will feed her 1890 7 1895 1805 1800 7 J 805-0-7 1805-0- -7 1805-O- -7 8 CO 0 50 4 20 0 80 75 2 30 18 67 30 80 31 30 25 13 25 20 08 10 13 p R WILDER 023 Fourth St Louisville J M HARDIN Brandenburg Ky - 70 3 45 G HARDIN IRVINGTON Every WILDER 1800 1800 7 1895 0 1897 Bm Robards L J MaHlngly Wm S Deans I undivided inter est 00 acres at 500 25 acres at 70 26 76 1 lot Hardinsburg 40 1 lot Hardinsburg 75 10 81 4 65 1 60 SO SO 00 03 08 08 33 1 03 2 70 0 01 80 05 05 24 37 28 86 7 63 IDZEJZLTTISTE- Wednesday nnd Thursday after the Fourth Monday In Each Month Difficult work fuch as Bridgea and Crowns a specialty Latest appliances used Good work guaranteed 833 IN 8 33 2 28 4 45 0 24 7 10 00 hein acres at 105 300 07 05 78 a 16 70 2 05 it BOWHB CaiiliM Kw Yvrk W B Gardnsb F P Dty Sbatifb - Payk - kig SmkMridge 8 A Patk f Go i 34ef3433MaM4 Send 250 to the BreckenridoeNkwu and get a 500 Bibk and the Nswa frae of okrg for one year Hat en S C- 0 - wtrrifFVBrPmwGNEmlmMWM BJTJ-a Oat to pump and awrely they ea manage to do all that ia necessary and give the pumpman Sunday for rest Thon too the example la bad and tho pump house affords aplace for boys to loaf on Mm daya when they should beat church and 8unday school Let our Trustees con Â¬ sider this and thus add to the morality of our growing little town Tom Cain of Bewleyvllle ia n pupil in our new college which by tho way is here and here to etay bo aend vour children on to our school and givo them the advantage of the beat school in tho county Prof Orabb and Ida estimable wife aro too well known in Breckenridge county to need words of commendation from me but being interested in tho school I am pleased to express my grati- Â¬ fication of their methods and tho satis Â¬ faction to me in noting the rapid progress my own children are making Lot the people do their duty by patronizing Prof Crabb and he will be sure to do hla by a marked show intbe improvement of the pupil FOR KIDNEY TROUBLE there ia nothing better than Foleys Kidnoy Cure everyone who tries it will agree to thla A It Fisher Cloverport E A It A Shellman Stephensport Witt Hardinburg - - - -J- m SAY FRIENDS t I pa 1 STOP STOP I I Wo will not givo you prices on paper Wo want you to come to our storo and when you onco get insido wo will surpriao you with audi t bargains as you nover dreamed of Wo havo an immonso lino of v Christmas Goods lowest possiblo prico yr - 14 An thoy must go regardless of cost Dont forgot us whon youwant tho best kind of Glothing Dry Goods Grocbriea and Millinory at tho Do You Want to Save Your Money The way to do it is to buy where you can buy the cheapest and that is at We Guarantee - Jh - To pay you tho highest market prlcos for your Butter Hogs Chickons and Turkoys A HEARTY WELCOME TO ALL Eggs Dressed Wo want all your CountryProduce J JOIvIvYCAIlVS xKvanNeraoasqr D S RICHARDSON srx WEBSTER Hog killing last week Why not have a Cbristma3 treo here this year The merry chime of wedding bells ia heard again Gua Hardcsty baa moved to near Paynesville Tom Bohler of Cloverport visited J R Maya last week Mrs Floyd Roberta iaalck at the borne of her father J L Henry J R Maya has put up a corn crusher in town and ia prepared for business in this line When cfiurch members consume their time prating of their own piety tho dev- Â¬ ils risible muscles aro thrown into vio- Â¬ lent agitation Hal Deane went to Loulaville Sunday to have an audience with Santa Claua pertaining to tbe desires of the children of this community It is remarkable to eeo the amount of game brought to thla town in one week Surely such havoc will diminish the sup- Â¬ ply of future years A hustling store a ealoon and a corn crusher added to the business interest of our town should receive something more than passing notice Fred Moorman one of our most prom Â¬ ising young men leads Miss Ada Med der of near Hardinsburg to the hymen Â¬ eal altar tomorrow Tuesday It is a great advance step for civiliza- Â¬ tion and Christianity for Spains colonies to be transferred to the United States The God of the Universe is the God of Nations It is an undisputed fact that the average young man about Webster is highly susceptible to tbe charms grace and winsome ways of the Hardinsburg beauties But we dont care we will pair with them as long as we have a single man Tho Christian nations of of tbe earth will not do their duty if tbey do not compel the Sultan of Turkey before next Christmas to suspend tho sign in front Gone out o the entrance to his barem This is the blackest ehamo of business of this day The question propounded by Cain in the early ages of the world Am I my applies to nationa as brothers keeper well as to individuals If a nation will not do right there are potent Influences that can be brought to bear upon it that are wonderful eye openers Our Uncle Sam is onto the secret Â¬ Who have just opened with a complete stock of New Dry Goods Calicoes Cottons and Woolens of the very latest styles BOOTS AND SHOES A specialty y m UNION STAR TO THE FRONT AGAIN nt 7 V Queensware Stoneware and Tinware A full lino and Dont fail to exnmino our stock beforo buying elsewhere remarkably low to suit tho times m gmmmt 0 mwmmr tf a m mm m mamm m m mw i MENS AND BOYS CLOTHING cheaper than you over saw beforo Bring Your Produce to Us Wo pay thc highest market prico Bring your wife and chil- drcn with you and you will go home happy if you examine our stock If you dont you will be miserable when your neighbor We aro hero to stay and Honesty and toll you of our prices Fair Dealing win be our motto GRAND OPENING Saturday December 10 Watch for our Advertisements Come early and get choice of this immense stock We are the sole agents for the celebrated Green River Whiskey Mail orders carefully and promptly filled Staple and Fancy Groceries And Canned Goods at prices that will surprise you HARDWARE At hard time prices -- anj We aro prepared to furnish tho living everything they want for he dead wo have a full line of - Examine our stock Caskets Coffins Robes and Shrouds with or without hearse Comc on0 como all and come quick Now thi8 ia uo joko ly so you can get first selection If you dont see what you want call for it Gents Furnishing Goods VERY LATEST STYLES E NEVITT GOUGH BRANDENBURG A 10 GOLD CO KY 4j J - WHOLESALE AND RETAIL DRUGGISTS HATS AND CAPS OF ALL GRADES AND PRICES Our Clothing Department Everything New and Nobby in Mens and is a pleasing feature Boys Clotbing Bring your boys and let us fit them out for every day and Sunday too Will do it to suit your taste and pocket book PIECE GIVEN AWAY SADDLES AND HARNESS A 2 Lj H FULL LINE 7 I Candies Fancy of all kinds Nuts Toys and TZ Fruits In Goods for the Holidays Wo are leaders Bring the httlo ones in to see what Old Santa Claus has for them 1 Dont buy until you see our stock Pure and Thanking you in advance for your patronage we are yours anxious to please R C M Wholesome Thsse arc two good words to use in describing drugs They can be truthfully used in speaking of the fine line of drugs and patent medi- Â¬ cines in my store Remember that my experience and knowledge of drugs is of value in filling Prescrip- Â¬ tions sfcrl JOLLY JOLLY that has suddenly burst upon us Breck enridge county tobacco growers had bet- Â¬ ter be looking into the matter 1000 worth of boots and shoes at Jolly Cains at prices never known before Examine the stock 5 shoes at 260 and 3 These bargains cant bo duplicated If tho weather permits there will be prayer meeting Wednesday night as usual at the Methodist church Let al come out and enjoy this mid week service Our genial Deputy Sheriff Will Gard Â¬ ner has been confined to his home for the past two weeks is now convalescent and hopes soon to resume bis official duties The new pews and stoves will be placed in the new Catholic church by the 2nd Sunday in December all persons attending church on that day will be comfortable Children Santa Clause has taken up his headquarters at Jolly Cains store Go and tell him what you want if you cant go write him a letter and Bob Jolly will bob that he gets it Captain James Blackburn of Woodford county was the guest of It E Hawes a few daya the past week CaptainBlack burn waa U S marshal under Cleve- Â¬ lands administration I never posed as a newspaper cor-Â¬ respondent but Mr Editor since the complimentary notice in your column i am at your service could X see you would make my best bow Mrs It E Hawes has been quite sick for several days she is sadly missed from her post of duty as she always has good a warm welcomo and cheery morning for each and every one Mrs Foster Lyon is gaining strength She ia able to sit up a part of the day Mioa Laura Hayufis who has so faithful- Â¬ ly nurued her through the long seigo la with her and will remain potulbly all winter we regret mat auaa rartruge la con- Â¬ fined to her room with fever but hope abe will soon bo able to resume her duties as teacher in the college She ia a conclentioua and capable teacher in all her departments and the people of the community are to be congratulated upon having such opportunities offered their children Our esteemed coutemporarv waa blessÂ¬ ed with a better aweet potato crop than we had ia thia wctlon I have not beard oi turkeys selling thla aeaaoa at 81 eta batter ia too cheap to be good aad egga Â¬ Â¬ CAIN well they are 18cte per dozenbut hens are on a strike We are in touch with the worlds markets not with the rural districts This town needs a thoroughly first class local dentist Our travelling den tists remain so short awhile they are unable to do all the work and many persons are left oyer for next time This is truly disappointing So let some good experienced dentist come and locate among us and mark my word he will bo satisfied with his location The ladies of the W F M S met with Mrs A B Coleman Saturday p m notwithstanding the weather was unfavorable and only a few members were aole to be present the meeting was help ful and good Mrs E 0 Crabbe read a most interesting and instructive article on the beginning of American Mission- Â¬ ary work entiteled Haystack Meeting aud what came of it We are informed that the new Catho- Â¬ lic church at Mt Merino has received two handsome donations the past week a beautiful sanctuary carpet given by clever Mr Jere Bacon of Louisville and a lovely altar cloth which is really a creation of artgiven by Mrs Alexandor of Louisville bite formerly belonged to this parish and since it is the work of her hands ia much appreciated by the congregation Jolly Cain our progressing mer Â¬ chants are in having every Â¬ thing in their store conducive to the comfort and pleasure of their customers They have arranged to have an Acety Â¬ lene gaa plaut with nine lights In their business Iioubo A largo light in front of the store will not only add to their own comfort hut to the pedestrian as he wenda his way back and forth Mr Jolly contemplates lighting hla residence with the same in the near ftuuro The W F M S have arranged to have a call meeting next Saturday afternoon at 2 oclock at the home of Mrs It M Jolly All thejnembera aro urged to bo present and any others who are in Â¬ terested in religious or missionary work missionary work aro cordially inyited Mr Crocker will be invited to uive a abort informal talk on mission work in China and interesting missionary papers and letters will be read making it an occasion of real pleasure and profit Try to go and rest assured of a hearty welcome both members and vlltori IrylngtOB certainly affords a rare ofportualty for scholarly attalaraeata aud it behooves wety cltizea of thie Â¬ R J CAIN II ADKISSON Salesman iTrinsra Tonsn isrx community to make every effort to keep Mr and Mrs Crabbe among us They not only excel as educators but add much to the social status Misa PartÂ¬ ridge ia particularly gifted in music and elocution Why not cultivate and encourago a higher intellectual standard when we haye the opportunity Many of ua who have long ago passed our school days might take a few lessons in elocution with a profit Our minds are a part of our human structure wnlch will bear the cultivation of years There la an evil existing in this town which the officials should consider and act upon at once That is why the rail- Â¬ road should be permitted to run the All other work la pump on Sunday suspended on Sunday by law and why not that They have six days in which IRVINGTON Get out your alelglia and elide Mumps Mumps I Mumps I Hunt up Jolly Cains ad in this issue and dont fall to read it Mrs B M Jolly who baa been quite eick is now much improved Mrs Jessie Herndon was visiting and calling in town Saturday p ra Mr Marshall is building a new house or rent a neat little cottage Little Nellie Smith has just recovered from an attack of mumps Misses Ermine and Ellen Munford vis- Â¬ ited friends in Hardinsburg last week Dont forget Uro Crokers regular day next Sunday a in and p in Couio all Miss Margaret Cartor returned Satur Â¬ day from an extended yislt to Cloverport Mr and Mrs Chaa Drury were in town Monday on business and pleasure Tbe person who disturbed the congre gation last Sunday by coughing is re Â¬ quested to call on A R Fisher Clover- Â¬ R A Shellman Stephensport port E A Witt Hardinsburg and get a bot- Â¬ tle of Foleys Honey and Tar which al ways gives relief Overcome evil with good Overcome your coughs and colds with One Minute Cough Cure It ia bo good children cry for it It cures croup bronchitis pneu- Â¬ monia grippe and all throat and lung Haynes diseases 8hort Groceries and Fruits by me and I put the prices on fancy and staple articles so low that you save from 10 to 50 cents on the dol- Â¬ lar by trading with me 1 Of every description are handled rl M VJ m Take a notions department Most people love to be surprised and we will guarantee x that you will be sur- Â¬ prised at the splendid values you get for your money on anything you purchase in this department To investigate our dry goods and bent Mrs George Smith of Guston spent Sunday with her daughter Mrs Ohas Redman Jolly Cain sell boys suits from 76cta up Mens 2 up Overcoata 1175 up See them Mumps are somewhat prevalent old of and young succumb to the beauty the disease Mr and Mrs Benton are keeping house in the little cottage vacated by It B McGlothlan Master James Logan of Hardlnaburg spent Saturday and Sunday with little friends in town Ohapeze Watben Owensboro waa in town Friday on legal business a paid a visit to his old home GoodBye Rheumatism The Right Remedy Will Banish it Forever If you would forovor be rid of tho aohes aud pains and some tinins tho tortures producod by Ithouiimtism you muBt take tho right remedy Those who con Â¬ tinue to Buffor aro rolying upon romediea whioh do not reach tlioir trouble The doatorB troatmont always consists of potash and merourv which only intensify tho disoaso ciiufiiug tho joints to stiffÂ¬ en nud tho bones to nohe besides seriously impairing tho digestive orguns Rheumatism is a disordered stato of tho blood and tho only cure for it is n real blood romedy Swifts Specific S 8 8 goes down to the very bottom of all diseases of tho blood Bnd promptly cures cnaiA that other remedies can not reach Mr E K 8 Ollnkenbenrd a promi Â¬ nent attorney of Mt Sterling Ky Writes Two years ago I waa a great aufferer I hnu tried every from Rheumatism remedy I could hoar of excopt 8 S 8 I had been to Hot Springs Ark whero I remnlned for twelve weeks under treatment but I exporienoed no perma Â¬ nent relief and returned home bo Jloylng thutl would be a sufferer aa Jongaa I llyed At a time when my fielM were almost uaUaraWe I Notion sl chanced to read your advertisement and waa impressed with it so much that I decided to try 8 8 8 I took eleven bottles and was entirely relieved of all pain and cured permanently When I began te take 8 8 S I waa unnblo to sit or stand with any ease and could not sleep Since taking the last dose I have had no return of theÂ¬ Rheumatism ond I tako great pleas ure in recommending 8 8 8 to any one who has tho misfortune to suffer with this disabling disease SSS ia tho only euro for Iihou- - matism wnion is tho most stubborn of blood diseases WE ONLY ASK A TRIAL PURCHASE WEVE GOT YOUR TRADE AFTERWARD I ii j I m Genial kind hearted Capt Jaa Black Â¬ burn was in town last week the guest ol Mr aud Mrs It E Hawes E II Shelman of the firm of Shelman Co is in Cincinnati buying a large as Â¬ sortment of holiday goods Clarence Davis baa beon assigned a position as watchman at thla point by the L II St L railroad company Work on our aide walks progresses slowly but we aro yet hopeful of having those loBg tieeded walks in the very mat future Sub Bey J CalB waa seriously ill day Ha ia however out of danger bow ami will be estlwly well by next Sua Jay nHanwoa at 2 oclock What abet tbla htga tebaaao treat afife4 KB8w It tho SitfirslSB out blood it forces ovory trace of tho rids the systom of ipr is not intended to kiyo relief only but by coinplotoly neutralizing the aoid condition of liin I I Isaa i V -- fn JUs iiJMyiiiir WW aJLa ni I mJUm I mLm it disease f oreyor It u aud nun jiitfcwj rmmm Purely Vegetable and one thousand dollars reward is offered to any chemist who can prove that it contains a particle of mercury potash or any other mineral ingredient S a S is tho only blood romedy guaranteed to be absolutely free from Mineral mixture free by gwttt 8pe Books eirte Gmimw9 Atlanta Oft rw w lPMIWiT RATES mmmmmm Thamotcntrllu Hotel In Uwctty I wr mmmnmmmwmMW mt TEHi Srals Xjt di77 imWM W mSYTLlJKY 2C 7tC7i j