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The rontamins those Southern Itoots and Herb w cmr-rie- s PURELY VEGETABLE. rh an all ise Providence lias placed in svhere Liver Diseases most prevail cure all Diseases caused by Derangement ol the l.ler and Rowels. The s MPTUMS of I.tver Complaint are a taste in the mouth; Pain in the bmei or J vn's, often mistaken forKhou-masBatL.S Sour Stomach; Loss of Appcti'c; alternately cos'tveand lax; Headache: Hie Memory, with a painful sensation of do something vvhicb otijht to lianfr failed to Debility; liav- - tec done; Low 5pirlts, a thick ye 'n tf tl.e S'in and Eyes, a dry I onpi it'-- n mi .taken for Consumption. S,!"m-- j many ot these symptoms attend the 1 sesse. at others very few; but the Lu ER is pcncrIly the sen of the disease, and it not in time, frreat suffering, wretchedness and OUATM will ensue The f jltois m? highly esteemed personsattcst to the virtues of hiir.mo-i- s J.jvcr Ke;ui-'t.en V. S Holt, Prrs. Ua S It. ILCo , Kev I R Perry, Ga; Col II K . C Masterwm Esq., bherid7 BiboCo., O- - . Un Alexander H. Stephens. '.V- - ii.- tested its virtues, personally, nnd kn-ithat for Dyspepsia, llilionsnes". and T hi obb-ni- ; Headache it utile Inst medicine the Icersaw Wctried forty other rcmedici Let' re S mmons Liver Hffjulator, but nonrae i. jre than relief; but the Una-is- " Ea rwt only relie-J- , but cured .Vj MLaStKCER, MacoC tja It v.111 'd ce Teals Chiefly With Our Relations With Foreign Countries. Document t pp-nn- Cuban Insurgents Have Not Yet Made Good Their Claim to Recognition. 9r Spain er, Should Offer the Cubans a Measure-of Home Rule. .4 r Jnthln(r Left Undone to Troteet o- I ' cans in Tho OtloiiKtn Cinplre Tho E&-- L lablishinont fif United htitcn lVnl- - Ameri- tiitikrle CNLV l)V J II. ZCILIN & CO.. Philadelphia Pa. C tirrnieut of tho Greenbacks Urced riii metal Ques tion and the Tit rill. Ilecumnieiidi-- d Ite--t PROFESSIONAL mis STi:XOHi:.l PIIKll AXD TYPEWRITER. I IIMOXI), iriH Kkxtucky. A COLUMN. S"Oijicr adjoining .R. JJurnam''. J." stt: . t7".ii2Nr, A W, A TTO UN EY-AT- foreign powers. It would afford mo satisfaction if I could assure the congress that the disturbed condition In Asiatic Turkey had during the past year assumed a less hideous and Moody aspect, and that cither as a consequence of thu awakening of the Turkish government to the demands of humane clvlliza-tlo- a. or as the result of decisive action on the part of the grrat nations having the right by treaty to interfere for tho protection of those exposed to the rage of mad bigotry and cruel fanaticism, the shocking features of tbositu-tlo- a had been mitigated. Instead, however, of welcoming a softened disposition cr protective Intervention, wa have been afflicted by contlnncd and not reports of the YTasjiincton, Dec. 7. The following Is a Bumtcary of President Cleveland's messago to congress. Of affairs in Turtey the prc&ldent says. Adair in Turkey. At the outset of a reference to the more matters affecting our relations with - - KENTUCKY. ItlC'IlMONH, Oifii-over Taylor's HanUvsire Ftore, Court IIoiik', on Main Street. bloody butchery of men, women and made martyrs to their profession ot faith. none of our citizens In Turkey have thus far been killed or wounded, though often II. U. HOGG. in the midst of dreadful scenes of danger, in the future is by no means astheir ATTORNEY AT LAW. sured Our government at home and our minister at Constantinople have left nothing unKENTITKY. done to protect our missionaries in Ottoman III! IIMONI), territory, who constitute nearly all the residing there who havo a right to 0 Oflioe No. 13 Firht St. tip stairs. claim our protection on the score of Amercan citizenship. Our efforts in this direction will cot be reliKAXT II LILLY, laxed, but the deep fte.ing and sympathy that have been aroused among our people A TTORXEY-AT-LW, ought cot to so far blind their reason and judgment as to lead them to demand impossiKentucky. n iimom), ble things. The outbreaks of blind fury which led to murder and pillage in Turkey occur t .!lce S. V. corner Main anil Second BUddonly and without notice, nnd an attempt hostile presence Hrwti up stHirs Will iRictirc in all on ouraspart to force vuch a for prevention or ir.igat be cuVcuvc ami adjoining there the 1'iiirU of Maili-iwould not only be resisted by the protection fu'ii! ami Csoirt of Ajiprtilb. Ottomaa goicrnnxnt but would be rrgarded as an tnterruntioa of their plans to the great nations who assert thc.r exclusive right to In& I). xM. OHJSNAULT, tervene in their own time ind method for tho security of life and property in Turkey. A TTORNEYS AT LA II', Several naval vessels are stationed in the measure cautioa Kentucky. Mediterranean as a relief andof refuge inand to RiciiMONn, case furnish all possible of emergency e h ivo made claims ajrainst the Turl;ih Ofi'ne on Seeontl street, over Chen-anIlgovernment for the pill gs und destructioa or grocery. missionary prop rty at liarpxit and Marash during uprising! at those places Thus far the validity of these demands his not bcn D. I'ARRISH, admitted, though our minister, prior to such outr ges and in anticipation of danger, deA TTORXEY A T LA II'. manded protection for ths person and property Ifi- iimonp, Kkntccky. of our missionary citizens in the localities mentioned and notwithstanding th.it strong exists of actual complicity of Turkish feaTi'.i'onts Caveats Tr.ulc Maiks so dlers in the wont of destruction and robbery. l -and the children, ChristliQ While indl-vidu31-3A m Wanton Destruction of Homes would Inevitably entail lmmeaas destruction ot rropertr even if it were the policy of both parties to prevent it as far as practicable. Hut while such seemed to bo the original policy of the Spanish government, it has now apt p rently abandoned It and is acting upon the same theory as namely, that the exigencies of tho contest require the wholesale annihilation ot property, that It may not prove of use and advantage to ths ' enemy. American Interests In Cuba. The spectacle of the utter ruin of an adjoining country, by nature oao ot the most tortile and charming on the globo, would engage the serious attention of tie government and tha people of the United States under any clrcum stances. In point of fact, they hive, a concern with it which Is by no means of a wholly or sentimental character. It lies so near to us as to bo hardly separated from our territory. Oar actual pacunlary Interest in it is second only to that of the people and government of Spain, It is reasonably estimated that at least J30.0CO 0,0 to goO.tCO.OCO of Amcrlcpn capital nre invested in plantations and la railroad, mining and other business enterprises on the island. The volume of tratio between the United States and Cuba, which in 1883 amounted to about 6 4,000,000, rose In IS93 to about $103,000,000 and In 1831, the year before the present insurrection broke out, amount-t- o nearly ? 9S.0iW.0ja liesldes this large pecuniary stales in tha fortunes ot Cubs, the United Stites finds. Itself lnextrlcablyin-volve- d In the present contest in other ways both vexatious and costly Many Cubans reside in this country and indirectly' promote the insurrection through tho press by public meetings, by the purchase and fhipmeut of arms, by ihe raising of funds bad by other means, which the spirit ot our institutions and the tenor of Our I,iw Do Hot Permit . To bo mede the subject of criminal prosecutions. Some of them, though Cubans at heart and In all their feelings and interests, have taken out papers s naturalized citizens of the United Stales, a proceeding resorted ui with a view to possible protection by this government, and not unnaturally regarded with much indignation by the country of their origin The Insurgents arc undoubtedly encouraged and supported by the widespread sympathy the people of this country always and Instinctively feel for every struggle for better and freer government, and which. In the case of the more adventcrous and restless elements of our population, leads in only too many instances lo active and personal participation in the contest. The result is that this government Is constantly called uroa to protect American cltl-zn- s, to claim damages for Injuries to persons and rronerty. now cstlm .ted at many millions of dollars, and to ask explanations and apologies for the acts of Spanish officials, whose zeal for ih repression of robellloa sometimes beto tho blinds them immunities longing unoffending to the citizens of a frlcndlr power. It follows from the same causes that the United States Is compelled to actively police a long line of sea coast against Untnvvful Kxpedltlnns, The escape of which the utmost vigilance will not always sufflce to prevent. These Inevitable entanglements of the United States, with ths rebellion in Cuba, the lare American property Interests altected, and considerations of pMlanth-op- y and humanity in goncral, have led to a vohement deIn various quarters for soma sort ot mand positive intervention on the part of the United States. It was at first proposed that belligerent rights should be accorded to the Insurgents, a proposition no longer urged because untimely and In practical operation clearly and injurious to our own interests It has since been and Is now someii.nes contended that the Independence of the insurgents should be recognized. Uut imperfect and restricted as the Spanish government of the island may be, no other exists there unless tho will of the military ofilcer in temporary command of a particular district can be dignified as a species ot government It Is now also suggested that the United States should buy the "Inland a suggestion possibly worthy of consideration if there were any evidence of a desire or willingness on the part of Spain to entertain such a proposal It is urged finally, all other methods failing, the existing internecine strife in Cuba should be 1 Highest of aU in Leavening Poweii- ,- Latest U. S. Mn&u a R3 KT & . O 'though much less than that ot the last and preceding years, emphasizes the necessity for legislation to correct the growing abase ot second class rates, to which the deficiency is mainly attributed. a The transmission at the rato ot pound ot serial libraries, advertising sheets, one-cent R ty A!B&J'S,E2 ' i &&&& IfyWuCr JRE 517 tlon. the United States would endeavor to find a way "ot obj ctlonablo to Spain ot furnishing such gua-anWhile no definite respone to this intimation has yet been riCilved from the SpinNh government, it is believed to be not alto.-ethe-r unwelcome, while, as already suggested, no reason Is perooived why it shoulu uut te approved by the Insurgents. Neither party can fall to see the br 29, persons, of whom I ie lost. were saved and "houso organs (periodicals advertising soma sample copies and the like, ought certvlnly to be discontinued. A glance at ths revenues received for the work done last year will show more plainly than any other statement tho gross abuse ot the postal service end the growing waste of Its earnings: The free matter earrlcd in the mills for the departments, offices, etc., ot the government and for congress In pounds amount to particular "house" or Institution), ( 81,48 ,189. I and both must realize tiat to prolong the present state of things for even a short period will add enormously to tho time and labor and j expenditure necessarr to bring about the industrial recuperation of the island. It 1 therefore terventlv hoped on all grounds that earnest efforts for healing the breach between Spain unl the Insurgent Cubans, on the lines abovo Indicated, may be at once inaugurited nnd pushed to a successful Issue. Tho friendly o!Dc?s of the United States, either In the manner above outlined, or ia any other way consistent with our constitution and laws, will always be.at the disposal of either partv. c When the Inability of Spain to deal successfully with tho lnsurr-ctlo- n has become manifest, and it is demonstrated that ber Sovereignty Is Extinct in Cu'ja for all purposes ot its lighiful existence, and when a hopeless struggle for Its has degenerated Into a strife whlih means no.hing more thin the useless sacrifice of hnman llfo and the utter destruction of the very sucj;ct-mattof the conflict, a situa-atlo- n will ba presented In which our obligations to the sovereignty of Spiin will be superseded I y tbo higher obligations, whica we can hardly hnsttate to recogntzo and discharge. Deferring the choice of ways and until the time lor action arrives, we should make them depnd upon the precise conditions then existing: and they should not be determined upon without giving careful heed to every consideration involving our honor and Interest, or ths international duty wo owe to Spsln. Until we face the contingencies suggested or the situation is by other incidents imperatively changed, wo should continue in the line ot conduct heretofore pursued, thus In ail circumstances exhibiting out obedlenco to the requirements of public law and our regard for the duty cnjelaed upon uj by the position wa occupy in the family of naer Importune- - nf Kar'y Action vice, the bureau ot navigation and branches of publlo work attached to the treasury de-- 1 psrtment. together wita the various recom- mendations concerning their support and lm-- I provement. are fully stated in the report of the secretary of tne treasury, to wh'ch tho attention ot congress is especially Invited. Marine Hospital Tho operations of the marine hospital service, the revenue cutter forvlce. the steamboat inspection rervlce. the light house sor- - j Immigration. The number of immigrants arriving In ths 7, United States during the fiscal year was of whom 340,463 were permitted to land, and 2.799 were debarred, on various grounds prescribed by law, and returned to tbe countries whence they came, at the expense of the steamship companies by which they were brought in. ' Thelncreass in Immigration over the preceding year amounted to 8i,731 It Is reported that with somi exceptions, that the immigrants of the past year were ot a hardy laboring class, accustomed and able to earn a support for themselves, and It is estimated that tbe money brought with them amounted to at 343.-26- least 15,000,1)00. J.C. STEPHEN - K.-i..- M It of nU-i.ii- e 'iik. Etc as lo patenlaliility of iiivi'atioii ( li.ire. farililies t i in-- ;. Jiit"it. w i it tn. 15efore iiijlyin; for a id- GREEN CLAY .1 TTORXEY--A ----- T-I- .A W. R humid, Kentucky. i:i Col'octions solicited. : zrzzicuzs. mi. ii. u. giijsox, ' Y.iirTA N AND SURGEON, I:n iimomi i i ... Kentucky so Sec 27- on rm :i,c Joe t'chns butlding, sS and s rrct, ocr Wane .e4d drue.tere. - CHAS. HOOKER, I ETERTXARY SURGEON, Graduate Ontario Veterinary GjUegc. Veterinary Dentistry and Sterility a Specialty ofii'C up stairs over New Yoilc Store, cornci M.i n and Firit streets. Kichmund 46- - IT. C. JASL'Jin, M. - lSroiiiiway. Dl Office Medicine and Surjrery. Collins Kiiililtntr. MainSlrect. nt resMence (the Cirr place) or Itlf'HMONII, - - IvE.STl'CKY DR. O. A. KENNEDY, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, Richmond, ftairs - - - Kentucky-- . Onice in Smith Kaildinc;, Ko. 204 Main Street, nj Office hours 12 to 1 ani 4 to 5 o'clock Dk. JOHN M. FOSTER, Richmond, - Kentucky Telephone at office and residence. v r V. EVANS, M. D., PlIY'cIt-TA- Richmond, .... AND SUKGEON, Kentucky. DR. T. J. TAYLOR, Practitioner in Medicine and Surgery, Kentucky Richmond Office and residence ou Third Street. ... even at the cost of a war between the United States and Spain a war which Its advocates confidently prophesy could bo neither large in its proportions nor doubtful In its Issue. Tho correctness of this forecast need bo neither afllrmcd nor denied. The United States has. nevertheless, a to matntiin as a nation, which plainly dictates that right, and not might, should be the rule of its conduct, further, though the United States is not a nation to which pence is a necessity it Is in truth the most pacific of powers and desires nothing so much as to live in amity with all the world. Its own ample 3nd diversified domains satisfy all possible longings tor territory, preclude all dreams of conquest and prevent any casting of covetous eves upon neighboring regions, however attractive. That our conduct toward Spain and her dominions has constituted no exception to this national disposition is made manifest by the course ot our Insurrection in Cnbi. government, not only thus far during the proitcceipts nnd Expenditures. he lihurrtctiun in Cuba still continues sed insurrection, but during the tenyeara that Tho secretary of the treasury reports that with all Us perplexities It Is difficult to perfollowed the rising at Yara in lEfll during tho fiscal j car. ended Juno 30, ISM, the ceive that any progress has thm far baen Spain Shou el Offer Autonomy. receipts of the covcrnment from all sources made towards the piciflcatlon of the isl.nd It would seem that it Spain should offer to amounted to I iOO.173. iOATS. During tho same or that the situation of affairs as depicted la Cuba genuine autonomy a msasure ot home period Its expenditures were H3 1,678,05 1. S8. my last annual message has in the least imwhich, while preserving the sovereignty The excess of expenditures over receipts thus proved If bpain still holds Havana and the rule amounting to 8J5.M3,2la The ordinary exsatisfy all rational requireseaports and all the coisiderable towns, the of Spain, wouldSpmish subjects there would penditures during the yeir were l4,0!5,S5i21 insurgents still roam at will over at least ments of her no just rcson why tho pacification of tho be less than during the preceding fiscal year. Cf ol the iaUnd country. If the detbo receipts mentioned thero was derived island might not be effected on that basis. termination nt Sp lin to put down the Insurappear to bo in the true from customs tbo sum of $100,021.75107, and a rection ssms but to strengthen with tho Such result would Interest of a'l concerned It would at onco from internal revenue SU:).8r0 61SGJ. lapse- of timo and Is evidenced by her unhesistop the which is from customs show an increase tating devotion ot largely increased military resourcesconilict. island andnow consuming tho otThe receipts over thoso from the same source making it worthS7fc3U3t 2 of the an naval forces to the task there Is much less for whichover party may ultimately year ended June 30, IE9V and tbe il for the !lscal reason to believe that tho Insurgents have It would keep Intact the possessions receipts from internal revenue an Increase at gained in point of numbers, and character, and Df Spain without touching her honor, tS.r-- 1.537 9L resources, and Jre cone the lcs3 inflexible in which will The valne of Imported dutiable merchanbe consulted rather their resolve not to succumb without practicImpugned by dise during the last flsoal year was 7 adequate the ally securing the great objects for which they than 470 and the value of tree goods imported grievances. redress of admitted too'-- t up arms. It Spain has not yet 1409,967,470, being an increase of 16.533,675 In It would put the prosperity of tho Island and her authority, neither hare ths Insurthe fortunes of its inhabitants within their the value of dutiable goods and (41,331,031 In gents yet nuds gool their title to be reown cont'ol. without severing the natural and tbo value of free goods over the preceding garded year. Our exports of merchandise, foreign ancient ties which bind them to the mother As an Independent State. ' and domostie, amounted in value to 606,-- 3. lountrv. and would yet enable them to test Iadead. as tho contest has goae on. the prebeing an increase over the preceding year their capacity for self government under the tense thit clvir government cxlus on the most favorable conditions ot 73.008,771 The average nd valorem duly Island, except so tar as Spain Is able to mainIt has been .objected on the one side that paid on dutiable goods imported during tne practically abandoned. tain it. has been Spain should not promise autonomy until her year was 39 Si per rent and on free and dutia Spain does keep on foot such a government, insurgent subjects lay down their arms. On ble goods taken together 20.35 per cent more or less Imperfectly, In tho large towns the olher side, that promised autonomy, The cost of collecting our Interns.! revenue nnd their immediate suburb 1 Hut, flit was .78 per cent, us asralnst 2.81 per cent for however liberal, is insufficient, because, withbeta?' mad), the entire country is out assuranc of the promise being fulfilled. the fiscal year ending June 30, 1S95. either given over to anarch? or Is subject to Uut the reasonableness of a requirement by Tne total production of distilled spirits, ex the military occupation of one or ths other Spain, ot unconditional surrender on the part elusive of fruit brandies, was 85.588 703 tax- p rty. It is reported, Indeed oa reliable able gallons, being an Increase of 6 639,103 of the insurgent Cubans before tieir autonomy that, at the demand of the command-er-ln-chiIs conceded is not altogether apparent. It lg- - I gallons over the preceding year. There was of the Insurgent army, the Important features ot the situation aUo an Increase of I, H3.C76 g .lions of spirits, cores Putatlvn Cabikti Government tho stabllitv two years duration has given to produced from fruit, as compared with tbe preceding year. Tie number of barrels of h:s now given up all attempt 10 exercise Its the insurrection tho feasabHty of Its Indeffunctions lcav ing that government confessedinite prolong itlon in tbe nature ot things, and beer produced was 35,859.250, as against 33,589.-78- 1 e reason for supposly (what is the ben produced in the preceding fiscal year, beas shown by past experience, the utter and ing it al trays to have been In fact) a governing an Increase of 2,f 09,166 barrels. imminent ruin of tbe Island, unless the presment merely on paptr. Is speedily composed: above all. the ' The total amount of gold exported during ent strife Wore the Spanish army ablo to meet their rank abuses which all parties In Spain, all the last fiscal year was (II2.409.9t7. and ot sll- antagonists in the open, or tn pitched battle, branches of her government and all ber lead- - j ver (60,541.070. being an Increase of (45911.466 prompt and decisive results might ba looked Ing public men concede to exist and a of gold and (13,246,331 of silver over the exparI tations of the preceding superiority of desire to remove. immense tho fiscal year. Tbe Im- for. and Spanish forces in numbers, disthe Facing snch circumstances, to withhold the ' ports of gold were (33,525,065 and of silver (28,- 777.188, being (2 859 695 less of rold and (3.568.- hardly profer of needed reforms until the parties deequipment, cipline and could (all to tell greatly to their advantage-Uu- t manding them put themsolves at their mercy 007 more of silver than during the preceding they are called upon to face a foe that year. by throwing down their arms, has the appear.Shuns General engagements. The total stock cf metallic money in the ance of neglecting tbe gravest of perils and That can choose and does choose its own inviting suspicion as to the sincerity of any United States at tho close of the last fiscal ground, that from the nature of the country is I'rnfess-- d Willingness to Grant Reforms. year ended on the 30th day ot June, 1896, wis (1,2?8.3:8.0?5 of which t599,597,S6i was In gold slslolo or invisible at pleasure and that fights Ihe objection on behalf of tho laurgent; only from ambuscade, and when all the advanthat premised reforms can not be relied upon and $528,723,071 In silver. tages of position and numbers are oa its side. Oa the 1st day of November. 1896, the total must, of course, be considered though we In a country where all that is indispensable to have no right to assume, and no reason for stock of money of all kinds In the country life Intae wy ot food, clothing, and shelter assuming, that anything Spain undertakes to was (2.285.410.591, and tho amount of circulaIs so easily obtainable, especially by those tion, not including that tn the treasury holddo for tbe relief of Cuba will Dot be done acborn and bred on the soil, it is obvious that cording to both the spirit and the letter of the ings, was (1.6:7.035,641. being (2263 per capita upon an estimated population of 71,902,000. there Is hardly a limit to the time during undertaking. which hostilities ot this sort may be proThe total outstanding circulating notes of Nevertheless, realizing that suspicions and longed. Meanwhile, as in all cases of proprecautions on the part of the weaker of two all national banks on the 31et day of October, tracted civil strife, the p ssions ot ths comcombatants aro always natural and not al- - 1898, cmounted to 8J3 4.553.807, Including unre- inmore more and ways unjustifiable being sincerely desirous I deemed but fully secured notes of banks in batants grow excesses on and both sides In tho interest of both as well as on Its own solvent and in process ot liquidation. Tbe In flamed become more frequent and more dep'orable. account that the Cuban problem should be crease in national bink circulation during tbe Tney are also participated in by bands ot solved with the least posslbte delay it was jear ending on that day was (21,099,129. On October 6, 1(96, when tbe condition of national marauders who. now in the name of one party intimated by this government to tho governend now in the name of the other, as may best ment of Spain some months ago that. If a bankswas last reported the total resources of the 3.679 active Ustltations was J3.C81.6SJ.311 83. suit the occasion, harry the country at will satisfactory measure of home rule were tenwhich Included 1,893.2(8 839.31 tn loans and and plutder Its wretched inhabitants for their dered the Cuban insurgents and would be acadvantage. Such a condition of things cepted by them upon a guaranty of its execu- - discounts and (362.165,733 85 in money of all kinds on hand. Of their liabilities ll.507.E91.-05- 3 was dua to Individual depositors and consisted of outstanding circulating notes. Life Sailng; Service. sCt From tho life saving service it is reported that the number of disasters to documented vessels within the limits cf its operations MAXUFACTUKKK AND DBALKR during the year was 437 These vessels had on board 4.609 persons, of whom 4.135 were cha-acter -c "3 two-thir- ds 1 prc-var369,-75I I ef lb-r- Terminated lSy Oar Intervention, Yenerai I a Bnnndsry Qnestlnn, The Venezuelan boundary question hai cciscd to be a matter of difference between Great Britain and the United States, thell respective governments having agreed upon the substantial provisions of a treaty between Great Britain and Venezuela submitting the wholo controversy to aroltratlon The provisions o' the troaty arc so eminently ji at and fair that the assent of Venezuela thereto may confidentlr be antlclcated. Negotiations for a treaty of general arbitration for nil difU'icnces between Great Britain and the United state are far advanced and P'omlse to reach a successful consummation at an early date Examination of Con alar Appllcnnts. The scheme of examining applicants forcer-tai- n consular positions, to toot tnelr comps-tenc- y and fitness, was adopted under an executive order Issued on the 10th of September, 1895, h s fully domonstruted the usefulness ot this Innovation In connection with this plan of examination, promotions and teansfers of deserving incumbents have been quite extensively mado with excellent results. Tbo inspection of consular offices provided for by an appropriation for that purpose at the last ses!on of the congress has been productive of such wholesome effects, that I hop: this Important work will In the future be continued. I desire to repeat the recommend uton contained in my last annual message, in f.ivor of providing nt public expense official residences for our ambassadors and minister! at foreign capitals Preservation of Seal Life. S We tave. during the last year, labored faithfully a?alnst unfavorable conditions, tc secure batter preservation of seal life in the Behring set. Both tho United States ace" Great Britain have latc.y dlspatcned commissioners to these waters to study the habit! and condition of the sial herd and tbcoausei Upon the reports ot of their rapid decrease. these commissioners, roon to be submitted, and w itb the execltc of patience and good sense on the part of all Interested parties, it Is earnmay be estly hoped that harty secured for the protection against threatened extinction of seal life in the Northern Hacillc and Behring seas. tions The report of the secretary of war exhibits satisfactory conditions in the several branches of the publlo service Intrusted to his charge. The limit of our military force, as fixed by law. Is constantly and readily maintained. The present discipline and morals of our army are excellent, and marked progress and efficiency are apparent throughout Its organization. With the exception of delicate duties In tho suppression ot slight Indian disturbances along our southwestern boundary, in which the Mexican troops and the compulsory but peaceful return, with tho consent ot Great Britain, of a bund ot Creo Indians from Montana to the British possessions, no active operations hive been required of the army during the year past. During tho past year the work of constructing permanent infantry and cavalry posts has been continued at the places heretofore designated. The secretary of war, repeats his recommendation, that appropriations for barracks and quarters should more strictly con- ' form to the needs of the service as judged by the department rather than respond to the wishes and importunities of localities Organized State MUlatla. The organized mllltl 1 numbers 112 879 men. The appropriations for its support by the several states approximate 12.600,00) annually, and (I00.CCO is contributed by the general government Investigation shows these troops to be usually well drilled and inspired with much military interest, but In many Instances they are so deficient In proper arms and equipment that a sudden call to active duty would find them inadequately prepared for field service. I thercforo recommend that prompt measures be taken to remedy this condition, nnd that every encouragement be given to this dosrvlng body of unpaid and voluntary citizen soldiers, upon whose assistance we must largely rely in time of trouble. , en-tl- ra Onr Army. ; During the past year rapid progress has been made toward the completion ot the scheme adopted tor the erection and armament of fortifications along our sea coan, while equal progress has been mado In providing tbe material for submarine defense iff connection with these works. It is peculiarly gratifying at th3 time to note the great advance that has been made in this Important undertaking since the data conof my annual message to the d gress at the opening of Its second session. In December, 1S93 At that time I Informed the congress ot the approaching completion ot nine 12 inch. 20 10 Inch and 31 eight inch high power steel guns, and 75 12 inch rifled mortars Itlg Gnns. Slnco that tlmo tbe number of guns actually completed has been increased to a total ot 21 CI 53 high power g guns steel guns. 10 rapid-fir- e and 80 rifled mortars. In addition there are in process of construction one 56 27 tyro gun, 50 high power guns, and f6 rifled mortars; in all 428 guns and mortars. During the same year. Immediately preceding the message referred to, the first modern gun carriage had been completed and II mora were In process of construction. All but one were of the type. These, however, wcrs not such as to secure necessary cover for tho artillery gunners against the Intense fire ot modern machine rapid fire and high power guns. Tbe inventive genius ot ordnance and civilian experts has been taxed In designing carriages that would obviate this fault, resulting. It Is believed. In the solution of this difficult problem. Since 1891 tbe number of gun carriages constructed or bulldln; has been raised to a total of 129, of which 90 aro on tho disappearing prlnclp'o, and the number of mortar carriages to 152, while tho 95 emplacements which were provided for prior to that tlmo have been Increased to 283 built and bulldlnz. fifty-thirbreech-loadin- Erection and Armament of Fortification. .n iVl son 'iks. BSliTAL SUP.QSaT. DR. A. WILKES SMITH", Richmond, OrriCE DENTAL SURGEOX, Kentuckv ... ft msfift fl$h iForeiga - aad - Afflsriean - Marbls GRANiTE MONUMENTS, - AMD Tosius, Tablkts, JlKADSTOKKS, UllNb, Mall Service. 1 M(S 19 In.. A TVlJ. vnliiA ft .11(-n r.i.nl. ' The Tear's report sho,ws large extensionsser-of WEAK is estimated at (8.680.140 and ot their cargoes both star route service and railway mail vice, with increased postal facilities. Much S3 8J6.S80, making tho total value of property higher accuracy In handling mall has also Imperiled (126.96.36.1990. Of this amount S11.29J.-7been reached, as appears by the decrease ot was saved and tl.i3i.7i0 was lost, Sixty-severrors in the railway mall service and the reot the vessels were totally wreoleed. returned to tha dead There were besides 143 casualties to small un- duction of mall matter ot tbe last Sear, al- documented craft, on board of which there letter affloe. The deficit 1 07 en The attorney general presents a detailed and Interesting statement of ths Important work done under his supervision during the last fiscal year Tho ownership and management by tbe government of penitentiaries for the confinement of the convicted in United States oourts of violation of federal laws, which for many years has boen a subject of executive recommendation, has at last to a slight extent boon realized by the utilization of the abandoned military prl3oa at Fort Leavenworth as a United States penitentiary. This Is certainly a movement In the right direction: but it ought to bo at onco supplemented by the rebuilding or extensive enlargement of this Improvised prison and tho construction of at least ono more, to be in the southern states. The capacity of tbe Leavenworth penltonttary is so limited that tho expenso ot its maintenance, calculated tt a per capita rate upon tho number of prisoners It can accomodate, does not make as oconomtcal an exhibit as It would if it larger and hotter adapted to were prison purposes: but I am thoroughly convinced that economy, humanity nnd a proper eonse of responsibility and duty toward those whom we punish for violations of federal law, dictate that the federal government should have the entire control and management ot the penitentiaries where convicted violators are ennfined. It appears that since the transfor of tho Fort Leavenworth military prison to Its now uses, tho work previously done by prisoners confined there, and for which expensive machinery has been provided, has been discontinued. This work consisted of tho manuface. ture of articles for army use. now done On all grounds it Is exceedingly desirable that the convicts confined la this penitentiary be allowed to resume work ot this description. The Post Office Department. Our post office department is In good condition and the exhibit made of Its operations during tho fiscal year ended June 0, 1896, if allowance is mado for Imperfection: In tho taws applicable to it, is very satisfactory. Tho total receipts during the. year were (32,-4208.40. The total expenditures were exclusive of (1.559.8?a27. which was earned by the Pacific railroul for transportation and credited on their debt to the government. There was an increase of receipts over the previous year of $5,516,085.21, or 7 1 per cent and an Increase of expenditures of or 4.42 per cent. The deficit was (1.679,950.19 less than that ot the preceding yeir. Tbe chief expenditures of the postal service are regulated by law and are not In the control of tbe postmaster general. All that he can accomp.Uh by the most watchful administration and economy is to enforce prompt and thorough collection and accounting for public moneys and such minor savings In small expenditures and In letting those contracts for post office supplies and star service, which are not regulated by statute, elso-wher- United States Penitentiaries. 99 The entire expenditures of the department. Including pay for transportation credited to the Pacific railroad3 was S92.lB6.105.il. which may bo considered as tbe cost ot receiving, carrying and delivering mail matter, though tho second-clas- s matter constituted mora of the total that was carried, than tho revenue derived from It was less.than r illustrated booklet proof. Send of the total expense. The average tells how others have bcea cured by revenne from each pound ot first-clamatter was 93 cents. 9 .SKXUAL WEAK Salaries Instead of Pees, .NESS. AKli'IH'ELK, SHU'S forever It Is most gratifying to ncte the satisfacXlfillT EMISSIONS and all unnatnral tory results that have followed the lnaugura- drains. Returns to former appearances tlon of the now system provided for by the act of May 28. l9C.under which certain federal I For Scrofula, Kidney Troubles. Rhentna- -- V emaciated orpins. officials are compensated by salaries Instead jS No C. O. D. fraud nor recipe deception. tlsm. Nervous Exhaustion, and the henof fees. dreds of other diseases that are caused by If we could not cure, we would not tenel "S bad blood. This wonderful and The new plan was put In operation on the If our medicine FREE to try, and pay when 5 blood purifier has no equal. first day of July, 1896. and already the great satisfied. Write as this may not economy It enforces, Its prevention ot Price. Si Quart Bottle. S appear again. Address abuses and its tendency to a better enforceWilliams. Davis, Brooks & Co., ment of tbe laws, are strikingly apparent. Detroit. Mich. j S. Detailed evidence ot the usefulness of this Medicine Company, but now happily accomplished resulted reform will be found clearly set forth in ths LICOBFOSATED. Sold by D. Z and T B. Taylor, In my opinion, based npon such statements Kalamazoo, Midi. attorney general's report. Waco. Kv. 24 The growth In weight of second class mat- as these and such other information and obalter has been from 299.000,00 pounds in 1891 to servations, the abuses which have been 312.000,000 In 1895, and to almost (349.000,000 in lowed to creep Into our pension system have done Incalculable harm in demoralizing onr can thlai 1S96, and it is quite evident this increasing simple I drawback Is far outstripping any possible people and undermining good citizenship. have endeavored within my sphere of official your mens; iser may Drug yon wealth. growth of postal revenues. I"ieciJOHN WEDDCKBCRsj duty to protect our pension roll and make It Write Jt CO, Patent Abuses Should be Corrected. "hlngtrin. D. C, for their S13H prize offer ot honor, containing It should Our mail service should, of course, be such what names of be. a roll and list ot two hundred laveatioos wanted. thoso disabled la our country's the as to meet the wants and even the conveniences of our people, at a direct charge upon service andworthyof their country's affectionco '1 sW CO them so light as perhaps to exclude the Idea ate remembrance. Agricultural Department. of our post office department being a money-makiThe department of agriculture is so inticoncern: but In the face of a constantly recurring deficiency in its revenues, and In mately related to the welfaro of our people Time Table No. 27, Taking Effect ?un- view ot the fact that we supply the best mall and the prosperity of cur nation that It should service In tho world. It seems to me It is qulto constantly receive the caro and encourageday, November S, 1S!X. Large sums ment ot ths government. time to correct the abuses that swell enormot money are annually appropriated for ths 1ST CLASS. 2ND CLASS. ously our annual deficit. If we cdncede tho ZASTDOUND j, j N9 No t public policy of carrying weekly news- maintenance of this department, and It must bo confessed th.t the legislation relating to It Ex Sun Ex Sun Ex Sun Ex San papers county of pubIn free the has not always been directly in the Interestof lication, and even the policy of carryr. M. A. M. A. H. Street, between Main and Versailles A. M ing at less than of their cost, practical farming or properly guarded against 6 o 8 js 10 2 So far. however, as Water, rear of Dillingham building, NicholasviHe. other bona fide newspapers nnd periodicals waste and extravagance. appropriated In n. to 11 7 35 fairly , ss there can be no excuse for subj icttng the ser- public money has been Richmond, Ky. Ready to do all kinds Valley View 7 j g I2 vice to the further lmmenso and Increasing and sensibly to help those who actually till of blacksmithing promptly in the beat Million n 45 nig r. m. loss Involved in carrying at the nominal rate the soil, no expenditure has been more profitworkmanlike manner. 7 Richmond- -. 8 30 12 W5 1330001 ot one cent a pound the serial libraries, some- - ably mide or more generally approved by ths Union 11 24 12 ja times Including trashy and even harmful people. Moberly 12 '.' 1 eo Under literature, and other matter which under ths partmentthe present management of the dei!rass6e!d 12 2Z 1 51 lis usefulness has been enhsneed In loose Interpretation ot a loose statute, has every a 10 12 2 Panola. direction, and at the s me time strict Irvine been gradually given second class rates, thus economy i itf 320 j has been enforced to tho utmost exabsorbing all profitable returns derived from r. m. A. M permitted K, (3. DIVISION. first class matter, which pays three or four tent report of by congressional action. From No. 2. Ne. 4. No. 8. N0.10 the secretary it app-a- rs the that times more than Its cost, and produelnr a WEST BOUND Ex Sub Ex Sun Ex Sua Ex Sun large annual loss to be paid by general taxa-- 1 through carefui and prudent financial manIn Effect March 1, 1896. agement he has annually s.ved a large sum tlon. A. M T. M. r. M. A. M. Irvine lw. hxpress for Cincinnati, AKV It such second cists matter paid merely the from his appropriations, aggregating during 3 49 1J1 , 55 his Incumbency and up to the closo ot tha a. u. It'aris, .Mavsville. W in- - P. M Panola... cost of Its handling, our deficit would disap4 jg o! tho entira Rraufield 1 ws pear and a surplus result which might be used present fiscal year 4 49 chesteraml Lexington Moberly amount appropriated. il 5 to to give the people G.23 mail Ilnmn 7.33 2 i7 5 IC Farm Prodacts Export. Still ltetter Mall Facilities Richmond 6 05 2 15 5 49 5 co Cincinnati. Paris, Mavs- I recomor cheaper rates ot letter postage. Thesecret ry reports that ihe value of our Million . 6 m - So j 30 P. M. ville, Winchester and mend that legislation be at once enacted to exports during the fiscal year amounted to 34 s S7 i'lfy, Vle,7 3 4S NicholasviMe correct these abuses and introduce better (570 000.00 , an Increase of 117 ,1,00.000 over the 2.05 Lexington mail. 653 4 n 6 3 1.05 Versailles 3 35 business Ideas In the regulation of our postal j ear immediately preceding 4 55 7 55 Livingston, londou, Jel- This statement Is not the less welcome be rates. Experience and observation have demT. M. 1.10 lico, I'ineville. A.M. P.M. A. M. 1255 onstrated that certain Improvements In the cause ot the fact that, notwlthstand. organization of the post office department ing such Increase, the proportion of fas line for Livingston, A- - M. Trains between LouHvitte ami Versailles daily. agricultural products must be served before we caa gain the full ' exported to our 11.43 London.Jellico Knoxville 319 Trains between Cincmitau aiht NicnsstasviU benefit ot the lmmonae sums expended In Its j total exports of all descriptions fell off during the year the benefit of an increase in ag- - A. M Fast line for Cincinnati, P. M. daily. administration 3 19 fans Winchester. 11.43 I especially recommend suoh a recasting ot ricultural exports being assureJ. the decrease-thAll trains connect with Southern Rjrfway to appropriations br congress for tbe post in Its proportion to our total exports Is the I' M. Row laud. Lancaster and A. Jl and from Louisville, and with the C N O. & 1 . as will permit the postmas- - more gratifying whn we consider that it is offico department 1.2.3 Stanfonl. 10:10 P to and from Cincinnati tcr general to proceed with tho work of con- - owing to the fact that such total exports for P. M Rowland, Lancaster and P. M You can spend five hours in Lomsritte, about six solidatin? post offices. This work has already j the year Increased more than 7i.O0O 0JO. 7.40 Stanford, 7:10 hours in Cincinnati or 12 hours ia Lexington and been entered upon sufficiently to fully demon- - j The largo and Increasing exportation of our return to Richmond at 3jo p. at stratc. by experiment and experience, that ' agricultural products suggests the great lately established consolidation Is productive of better fulness of the org In the department for the purpose of giving to service, larger revenues, and less expenditures to say nothing of the further advantage ot those engaged la farming pursuits reliable In gradually withdrawing post offices from the formation concerning tbe condition, nseds and spoils system advantages of different foreign markets. The Work of tho Navy. Tho Prisent Tariff Livr. navy department and Its The work of the I desire to recur to the statements else present conditions are fully exhibited In tho where made concerning the government's re- report of tho secretary. ccipts and expenditures for the purpose ot Tbe construction of vessels for our new venturing upon some suggestions touchin navy has been cncrgetlcillyprosjcuted by the our present tariff law and Its opritlou. 1 present administration upon tho goncral linos This statute took effect on the 23th day ot previously adopted, the department having August. 1S9J. Whatever may be Its shortseen no necessity for radical changes In prior comings as a completo measure ot tariff remethods under which the work was found to form, it must be conceded that It has opened be progressing tn a manner highly satisfac- the way to a freer and greater cxchvnse of tory. It has been decided, however, to pro- commodities between us and other countries, vide In every ship building contmct that tho and thus furnished a wider market for our builder should pay all trial expenses, and it products and manufactures. has also been determined to pay no speedpre-mtum- s Tho only entire fiscal year during which tn futuro contract. this law has been In force ended on the 3uth 3 On March 4, 1893, there were in commission day of June, 1833. In that yoar oar Import but two armcred vessels tbe double turreted increased over those of the previous year monitors Mlantonomob and Monterey. Since mo-- e than to.WO.OJO. whllo the valuo of the dothat date, of vessels tberotoforti authorized, mestic products we exported and which found thero hare been placed In their first commismarkets abroad, was nearly tTO.OOO.O'JO mora sion three first class and two second class than during the preceding year. battle ships, two armored cruisers, one harThose who Insl3t tnat the cost to our people bor defense ram, and five doubled turreted of artlc!e coming to them from abroad for Including the Maine and the Purimonitors. their nredful uae should only bo incrci&ed tan, just completed. through tartX charges to an extent necessary Eight new unarmored cruisers r.nd two new to meet the expenses of the government, as gunboats have also been coram issioned. Tho well as thoso who claim that tariff charges Iowa, another battleship, will be completed may be laid upon such articles beyond the neMen's Suits $2.49, worth $10.00. about March 1. and at least four more gun- cessities of troTcrnment revenue, 'ind with the Boys' Suits 63 cents, worth ?2.00. ready for sea la tbe early spring. additional purpose ot so increasing their price boats wilt be It Is gratifying to state that our ships and In our markets as to give American manufacMen's Shoes 90 cents, worth Sl.rl. their outfits are believed to be equal to the turers and producers better and more profitaLadies' Shoes 70 cents, wortli $1.50. best that can be manufactured elsewhere, and ble opportunities, must agree that our toria that such notable reductions havo been made laws are primarily Justified as sources of revChildren's Shoes 20 cents, worth, fArte. In their cost, as to justify the statement that enue to enable tho government to meet tas Calico and Cotton 3 conts a yard. a number of vessels are non bolng conqulto necessary expenses of its maintenance ConOvercoats from T1.00 up. structed at rates as tow as thoso that prevail sidered as to Its suDlcicncy in this aspect the in European shipyards. present law can by no means fall under Just Cloaks from T1.00 up. The Government Navy Yards. condemnation. Our manutaoturlng facilities are at this time I believe cur present tariff law. If allowed a ample for all possible naval contingencies. fair opportunity, will In the near fnture yield Three of our government navy yards, those at a revenue, which, with reasonably economical Marc Island. CaU Norfolk, Va., ami Brooklyn. expenditures, will overcome all deficiencies. N. Y., are equipped for ship building, our The Deficit Need Not Disturb U. plant In Washington is equal to any In In tbe meantime no deficit that has octho world and at tbo torpedo station we are curred or may occur need excite or disJSjcssssSssssscssasss successfully making the highest grades of turb us. smokeless powder. Three first clas private To meet any such deficit wo have In ths ship yards at Newport News. Philadelphia treasury. In addition to a gold reserve of one and San Franclnco are building battle shlp3; hundred millions, a surplus of more than one eleven contractors, situated In the states ot hundred and twenty-eigmillions ot dollars Maine. Rhode Island. Pennsylvania, New Jerapplicable to the payment of the expenses of sey. Maryland. Virginia and state ot Washthe government, and which must, unless exington are constructing gunboats or torpedo pended for that pjrpoie, remain a unleas boats. hoard, or, if not extravagantly wasted, must Two plants are manufacturing large quantiIn any event be perverted from the purpose ot ties ot first class armor, and American factor- its exaction from our people. ies are producing automobile torpedoes, powMonetary Reform. guns, and everyder, projectiles, rapid-fir- e I am more convinced than ever that we caa thing else necessary for the complete outfit of McKee Richmond, Ky. no assured financial peace and safety have naval vessels. novll-l- y There havo been authorized by congress until the government ourrenoy obligations since March. 1893. five battle ships, six light upon which gold may be demanded from the treasury withdrawn from circulation and draft gnnboats. sixteen torpedo boats and on cancelled. areThis mlzht be done, as has been submarine boat. Contracts for tho building ot all of them have been let. The secretary heretofore rocommended, by their exchange bonds bearing a low rate of Infor long-terexpressed tbe opinion that we hare for the or by present a sufficient supply ot cruisers and terest ot such their redemption with the probondsceeds gunboats and that hereafter the construction Even if tbe United States notes known as of battle ships and torpedo boats w'lt supply greenbacks were thus retired. It is probably our needs. that ths treasury notes Issued in payment of Correct Shapes The Interior Department. Latest Styles Tbe report of the secretary of tbe Interior silver purchases under the act of July 14. 1890, now paid In gold when demanded, would not presents a comprehensive and tntcristtmr exdisturbances, as hibit of the numerous and important affairs create much time, when received they might, In the treasfrom time to committed to his supervision. Best Materials Artistic Effects Tho money appropriated on account of this ury by redemption Itv gold or otherwise, be gradually and prudently replaced by silver department for its disbursement for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1396. amounted to more cola than (157.000,0)0. or a greater sum than was I This plan of issuing bonds for the purpose Reasonable Prices Most Comfortable appropriated for the entire maintenance of ot redemption certainly appears to be tbe most the government for the two fiscal years ended elective and direct path to the needed re-- f form. June 20. 1561. Our public lands, originally amounting to ' In default ot this, however. It would be a step eo reduced that In the right direction if ourrenoy obligations l,810,O0,O90 acres have been oaly about 600,030.099 acres still remain In redeemable In gold, whenever so redeemed, government control, excluding Alatika. The should be cancelled instead ot being SsvvNR FEATHERBOrfE CORSET CO. v. This operation would be a slow remedy, but It balance, being by far the most valuable porSolcMIrs tion, has been given away to settlers, to new would Improve present conditions. Kiltauioo, National banks should redeem their own Mk states and to railroads, or sold at a comparanotes. They should be allowed to Issue circutively nominal sum-lation to the par value ot bonds deposited as I agree with tbe secretary that the remainder ot our public lands should bo mare care- security for its redemption and the taxoa fully dealt with and their alienation guarded their circulation should be reduced to of one per cent. by better economy and greater prudence. cl4.V-t.C55one-thir- two-thir- th ss long-delay- ed The commission appointed from tbe membership ot the national academy of sciences, provided for by an act of congress to formulate plans for a national forestry system, will, it Is hoped, soon be prepared to present tha result of thorough and Intelligent examination ot this important subject. Tho Pensioners. The diminution of our enormous pension roll and the decrease ot pension expenditure which have been so often confident ly foretold, still fall In material realization. The number of pensioners on the rolls at the close of the fiscal year ended J une 30, 1896. was 97 J. 678. This is the largest number ever re ported. The amount paid exclusively for pensions during tbe year was (I38.214.76L9I, a slight decrease from that ot the preceding year, while the total expenditures on account of pensions. Including the cost ot maintaining department and the extho penses, attending pension distribution 59, or within a very amounted to d small fraction of of the entire expense ot supporting the government during the same year Tho number of new pension certificates Issued was 9J.640. Of these 40 374 represent original allowanco of claims and 15.878, Increases of existing pensions. The number of persons receiving pensions from the United States but residing in foreign countries at the closo of the late fiscal year was 3.781. and the amount paid to them during the yoar (58i.7J5.3S. The sum appropriated for the payment ot pensions for the current fiscal year ending June 30. 1879, is S14O,CO)0W, and for the succeeding year It is estimated that the same amount will be necessary. The commissioner ot pensions reports that during the last fiscal year 3:9 indictments were found against violators ot the pension laws. Upon these Indictments 167 convictions -- m We Send it FREE! -- TO Young and Old. Rejoice with us 9 in the Discovery. When a man has suffered for rears with a weakness that blights his life ami robs him of all that really make life worth living, if be avail hinioelf of a p complete ran, why not possess the moral courage to stop his downward cowx;. We will send von by mail, AUStlLl'TK-L- Y FKKK, in pldin jtHekaire. the All I'lmerfiil I)U. iliimiA.Y.t VITAL TABLKTS. with a Ienl mur-ante- e to permanently cure LUST MAN-HUSKLK-AUCS- I Donrt turn for-cn- J ton your back j j I j Johnston's I Sarsaparilla to-da- Western O'WafflBd-J- in Ideas Attor-neT- iMijiefe' o 3 :R. N. J, & B. R. R. 5 TKsgSm George Thorps, J one-ten- th S-- L. & JS'. E. JR. one-fif- th , use-su- ch THE GREATEST) ' 7 JL Ever known. Everything in onr store store marked down to realize money. Don't buy until you see ns. Will save you money sure. ord-nan- ht NEW YORK 8 T ORE. 1 Corner, j m Featherbone Corsets and Waists. - ' J J rfV one-four- th 111 W7?fRitra TRMEssMly HARK ill A i tbiDZ to intent? Protect yoar Idean: thev may brfnj you wealth. neys. Washington, D. C for their Si .800 iirite oner and list ot two hundred Inventions want: Wanted-f- ln Idea TTho can thlnk-o- f some simple i..T. PEPPER'S raHW&8 I f"iT tI s- t fcsSa?3 -. xzwiftscovncr. KtrvEitFAiLs. jJOpre ed. eice-v- e, ev niv cr nuclei 5 rt, ?fli!IY L. T rlll-Mw- tVSPir EytlftTwB SSl arr Look tar above Trade Mark oa Ead LstcictEicaBoz. MEM MADE VISOROUSs "I i- - -' J TRADE 1 j ? m -'- Sold by G. "White. 2 rcr 2m:i!l box fit-- tttnt lo plain wrapper. Stad is ir larapaior pareuir-s- . rca ny laeitr - IE?yRllr'll. ?rarrfora.MreChk-f- C. Hi. I.ichrr.ond Drucc Co. and V. nftcer. re-- l nerchants cheerfully refund the money -- 8 Styles, ' riedium, Long and t Smith building. Main Street. OScc k ouri. oao to ia M. ; 1:00 10 4 I'. M. limited to dentistry. feiif U JM faitiifui. arnN or FIN3 WORK A SPECIALTY WAKTED travel for responsible 25"" Snnnr, 1C(C es- I C MOKCAN. MORGAN & YATES, DENTISTS, Richmond, Bank. - ... J. X. YATES. Kentucky. - tablished house in Kentucky. Salary Your Tratio Solicited.jgJ $7S9and expenses. Position penna-nan- t, Ttoferehce. Enclosed stamped envelope. Tho Work deliverer! to any part of tht National, Star Insurance Bldg., State. t2F"" Write for Designs and Chicago. Prices. At IMillersburg, George Markr, a GEO. 0. DOZIER, Proprietor. child, boiled andato. ajnouso self-address- ed three-year-o- r h - lltC-- Y. "DAY. loCAT. Wat PEFFEB'S HERVESQifi S""OS Bid after 4 weeks' trial if FREE EDUCATION. ld - Owes. Main Street, over Madison .National ", Itvina Streets. ' ' Richmond, Ky. I that had died from 'eating rough "on rate. Its life was saved. .AMES D. T?AT,T,. nnii'klv. - ' '36 Bromfield St., Boston, Mass. An educatfon at Harvard, "Yale, oranv other colleco or institution of learning .in tho United States, or jh the New England Conservatory of Music, can be secured by anv vouhg'rcan or woman who is inedrnest. Write for particulars It acts powerfully and qnlcxly. Cures when nl others fail. Yonn men regain lost rjanliood, olC mcnTecover youthful visor. JLtjaclntetrCnnr-nntec- d to CuroNervovuness, Xinssvitulity Ieapotcncy, NlKhtlyJEmlsilona, T,ot lo wer i. sex, Foiling memory. Watnz either and oil eftcts cf telf aimst cr txcattt ant imlbmtion. Wards otflnsanltrandconsrinpllcc Don't, let drusrclst Impose a worthless ecratute c: you heoanilt vields r. greater prrtflt. InsK t on tar Ing PEEPEU'S XEltVJGO, or sen! for Ii Can be earned In vest pectet. Prepaid per. S per bor. or O for .i, with A VVrltten Guarantee tn Core orRetimI tlV Mrtney. Pamphlet tree. Sold by drnjrolits. Addrext ItU-eaae- J.H.NEFF&C0. :. Main. jSfcpoet. (Opposite Glyndon.) s.s C? h -e not satisfactory. MAKK Snort Lengths, BY SOLD AND RECOMMENDED f&fvizjs. aajmivjuujUHfa, vucaroi -- si Iki.G. Sold by Richmond Drag Co. wI' x s if WJiiie." -- Country Produce Bought and , .w 3 at? ) " ? i.- .JC. r- - ? v, ,41. '- r j' 5-t if".". ', 4 Highest Cash Marfcet s j y Mt rrice.raia. Sold. J- DRY, GOODS -H "X- -' "- 1 , O - - a. km L -- NOTIONS J " . RICHMOND. . ... KEHTUCKY. &r - - .4t&fe2sSL i. " ii--ti '.K-'.tSss '& - .. ,.. 12" .lii&?.i. -- -, v;" ii,jaF,1 ti " -- ,5 r5to - ; w3BiP5W- ffivr ':- -- : -. ?T "- tt V, 7 fi o -- , THE CLIMAX, ruxusHxii rvxsT wkdjtesdat The Climax bi Printing Co. The Court of Appeals affirms the decision of Alonzo Walling, and he will hang on the same gallows with his partner, Scott Jackson, for the murder of Pearl Bryan. iftLL7"' tached to the death of Miss Mary lu Collins and S. M. Putnam, who died in Boston Saturday, which PRICK PBB YEAR, $1.50. will probably never be satisfactorily IN ADVANCE, $1.25 answered. Miss Collins was the daughter of Dr. T. C. Collins, of WEDNESDAY. DECEMBER 16, 1896. Midway, and connected with the best families in the State. ADVESTXSnre BATES. THOSE THAT LEFT US. O H H O 2 n n " There is a great mystery at- M 3 SPACE. S i J A o : ! S w H - " E g A J 3 a tr : Inchci 3 Inches Inches S s : 'z : t llnch $iooJisoSi23$45o?7oooo o 300 3 jo 6 00 8 00 10 00 i jo 75 3 Xi Inches. ol. CoI 400 400 J 00 600 is 9 00 00 15 00 jo 5 3 Jo 7 5 oo 10 oo is 00 1730 B ss jo 4s on first Incents a line WResdinf notices 10 each additionalforinsertion' sertion, j cents a line for Obituaries, resolutions of repeet and similar mat-t- r at half rates. No specified position. CANDIDATES ANNOUnCEMCNT- JL"1 i Col 13 00 S7 00 17 75 34 jo 60c is on 19 00 7 jo 15 00 33 00 9001800S7OC 15 DO J 5 7J 3 40 40 00 60 jo 00 80 60 00 IOO So 00 CO 00 00 TOR JUDGE MADISON" COUNTY COURT. I hereby announce myself a candidate for Judge of the Madison County Court, subject to the action of the Democratic party. P. H. SulXjIVAX. FOB JAILEB. James C. Lackey is a candidate for Jnilerof Madison county, subject to the action"of theDemocratic party. A. T. Fish is a candidate for Jailer of Madison county, subject to the action of the Democratic party. We are authorized to announce P. B. Bboaddus as enndidate for Jailer of Madison county, subject to the action of the Democratic party. FOR SUPT. PUBLIC INSTRUCTION. Mrs. John "Williamson is a candidate for Superintendent Public Instruction for Madison county, subject to the action of the Democratic party. TOR SUPERINTENDENT SCHOOLS. OF TUBLIC J. W. "Wagers is a candidate for Superintendent of Public Schools of Madison county, subject to the action of the Democratic party. FOR CLERK MADISON CIRCUIT COURT. S. H. Thorpe, Jr., incumbent, is a candidate for Clerk of the Madison Circuit Court, subject to the action of the Democratic party. FOR SHERIFF. There is consklci able talk at this time in regard to the future conduct of our fellow countrymen, who heretofore acted with the Democratic party, but at the last election left the regular organization. We have not talked with a sufficient number of them to know or say that those thus acting have a common purpose in view, and we are of the opinion there is no agreed concert of action on their part, but simply stand ready to act with that organized party that may show them the greater regard, especially in local matters. We are acquainted personally with most of our fellow citizens who have left the organized branch of the Democratic party, and know the greater part of them to be gentlemen of integrity. With few exceptions their word of promise can be implicitly relied upon. We hardly believed that they should be entirely deprived from acting in political concert with those they formerly affiliated with, should they so desire. We are notified that the greater portion of them, if properly treated, will stand with us in the future. The gold standard burden is sure to prove too burdensome for any material commercial prosperity, and when that becomes evident most of them will be clamorous for bimetallism as recognized and established by our as strong as we were in the past campaign. We do not believe that they were traitors or deserters, strictly speaking, nor should they be treated as such. While we do not contend that they should be specially entreated to return, it ought at least to be known that they will be received back into the fold of the old party, and that too without chiding for past offenses. The Democratic door should stand wide open to all good citizens, regardless of past party affiliation. All who love good government, a happy and prosperous people, should be welcome and invited to act wnh us. fore-father- friends at this place who are always glad to see him. ) 3KT it. P'- - P IJ. There is talk of forming a Bicycle Club tllillllCI at this place. There are a number of biaycles here' now and eeveral more to Mr. Thomas Austin, of Lancaster be purchased soon. Success to the boye! was in this city Tuesday. The subject of free silver, sound Hon. J. M. Benton, of Winchester, money, etc., has ceased to be a topic of discussion, but Democrats and Repubwas in this city Saturday. Mr. Henry P. Reid left Monday licans have commenced to look around for suitable men to fill the various for his home in ML Sterling. county offices. The Republicans are Mr. D. B. Murphey came down jubilant but the Democrats are not in from Irvine Monday on business. the least discouraged, and with popular Attorney Hugh Riddle, of Irvine, candidates there is no reason to doubt the was roaming over our city Monday. result. W. T. Butler and brother have re Hon. S- - H. Stone and son, William, of Frankfort, are here for a few days. turned from Illinois. Upon their arriMiss Fannio Prather entertained a val a bountiful dinner was spread and a number of her young friends Friday large number of neighbors and acquaintances were invited; every one enjoyed night. Paris, themselves and all acknowledge the fact Mr. Daniel Roche, of Glyndon, tirnt Mrs. Butler was a most excellent was registered at the George. cook. f? ? DPPcnwflt.si 1 M Ti fFrtheClJKAX AN UNPRECEDENTED TEST. Martha B. Almy, Jamestown, N. Y. J 'From the time when Margaret Brent asked to vote in the Maryland Assem- Sl0O4 means sound health. With pure, ent ,day, the women of America have gestive organs will be vigorous, and there been asking for a voice in government When all legitimate arguments against the granting of their reasonable requests have failed, they have been met with the inane apology that when a majority of women want to vote the suffers ge will be conferred upon them. Since the right of petition is the only political right which a disfranchised class enjoys, the inference is that the prerequisite to enfranchisement should be a petition eigned by a majority of all the women of the State. I deny the right of any person or power to demand such a test as a majority petition. The Declaration of Independence does not say, we hold these truths to be that when all men, or a majority of them, shall ask for their inalienable rights they shall receive them. It says that all men are created equal and endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights, and that to secure these rights governments are instituted. If this instrument sets forth ny one supreme proposition of which all others are but corollaries it is the statement that governments are instituted to secure rights. The theory seems to be growing alarmingly prevalent in these latter days that government should confer rights and that only when the demand is so strong that it can no longer safely withhold them. If this be true Columbia is no better than old King John. In all the pages of history, ancient or modern, there is not recorded an instance where a determinant majority of unrecognized persons ever asked for an extension of rights or privileges. A volume would not contain the record of instances in the world's historj'f where an active, aggresshe minority have demended an extension ot rights and privileges and received them. The whole story of the evolution of liberty is but an illustrated sequence of examples where the few have asked and the many received. To confine ourselves to our own country we abould never have had a Declaration of Independence if it had been necessary to have a majority of the colonists declare for it The majority, and especially the wealthy people, in collonial days thought it better to eudure the ills they had than to run the risk of others which they knew not of. At one time during the Revolutionary War there were twice as many Americans in arms against the cause of Independence as there were in the American army. The loyalists in this country always claimed that they were in the majority. In Now York State originally only freeholders voted. Did the poor man unanimously petition for the franchise? Did the poor black man in the State of New York, in 1846, unanimously, or in any other determinate majority, petition for the franchise? Did Abraham Lincoln insist upon a majority petition from the slaves before singing the Emancipation Proclamation? Did the negroes in the South in the days of reconstruction circulate a petition to find out how many wanted to vote? If a majority test is to be required the logic of the situation demands that it be a majority of citizens, both men and self-evidetime-honore- Pure nannnnDDDnnnnnnnnnnna ' c bly, January 27th. 1647-4- to the pres- rich, healthy blood, the stomach and di- will be no dyspepsia. Rheum ltlam and Neuralgia will bo unknown. Scrofula and Salt Hheim will disappear. With pure Your nerves will be strong, and your sleep sound, sweet and refreshing. Hood's Sarsaparllla makes pure blood. That is why it cures so many dlseaser. That is why so many thousands taico It to cure disease, retain good health, prevent sickness and suffering. Remember Blood One True Blood Purifier. HlllilHHUHIIUt''inniii!l &&: Friday. Mrs. Minnie Talbott, of Ford, was the guest of Miss Winnie Maupin BEKEA. Prof. Thurston, with his Young dies Glee Club, will give a concert Lato- s, Saturday. Senator Jno. Bennett, of Richmond, Frankfort was here Saturday. Roundabout. Mr. T. J. Gentry, of Estill county, is visiting his son, R. L.Gentry, on Second street. A Woolstein. has returned from Cincinnati, where he purchased a nice line of goods. Mrs. John Feeney, of Paris, visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Baughman, last week. Mrs. L. L. Hume, of Irvine, passed through Richmond Wednesday on her way to Cincinnati. Judge C. B. Hill, of Beattyville, for several years editor of the Enterprise, was here Monday. Commonwealth's Attorney, Ben Crutcher, of Nicholasville, attended circuit court here last week. Mr. Thomas Phelps has returned from Stanford where he was the guest of Mr. R. Cobb's family. Miss Lou Roberts, of Owington, will be tho guest of Mrs. R. C. H. Covington during the holidays. Miss Anne Crutcher, of Madison county, is the guest of Miss Mayme Thompson. ML Sterling DemocraL Judge Robert RiddelL of Irvine, passed through here, Saturday, on his way to attend court at Barbours-ville. Is the Hood's Sarsaparilla $1 per bottle. night at Wallaceton. Principal Hunting's home was the scene of a very enjoyable Christmas party last night, the invited guests being mainly the Seniors, Christian Evidences and Livy Classes, the unique feature be ing the collection of paintings representing the Mandonna, gathered from various sources. During the course of the evening Mrs. Mary WV Mills, Lady Principal of the College, read a paper on Music, recitations Mandonua painters and refreshments filled high the cup of enjoyment. All felt that it was good to be there, and that they were better prepared for the oncoming Christmas tide. Rev. G. M. McCoilum, of California who has been visiting relatives and riends in Berea, recently accepted a six, months pastorage of Berea Church of Ills; easy to j, s puis take.ea3ytooperate.25c. nooa ei,re ,, d Christ. Prof. W. B. Chamberlain, of Chicago, will appear at the College Chapel" Friday evening. Dec 19th in an elocutionary entertainment, this being the second of the Lyceum of lectures. Mrs. C. A. Wilson has returned from Richmond where she spent one week with the family of W. istewart Jones. Miss Dovie Letcher, daughter of our former townsman, W. R. Letcher, is quite sick at her home in Cin- THE SILVER QUESTION. cinnati. Mrs. S. L. Tudor, of Irvine, was the guest, Thursday, of her sister, Mrs. Claude Smith, on Second, street. Miss Belle H. Bennett was in Lon don Tuesday in tho interest of the Sue Bennett Memorial School at Now that a calm lias succeeded the to the action of the Democratic political storm, and the angry billows party. of the political ocean have been stilled, let us hope that reason will FOR COUNTY ASSESSOR. be allowed to resume its sway. Wo James C Miller is a candidate are not disposed to whine over the for Assessor of Madison county, subject to the action of the Democratic methods adopted by our opponents to secure their seeming victory. In party. politics and war each party strives its utmost to win, and campain arguFOR CITY ATTORNEY. ments are not always logical, or "We are authorized to announce is Green Clay a candidate for the based on truth.the The campaign us, result is before Richmond, behind us, and office of City Attorney, of Ky., subject to the action of the Maj. McKinley is to be president and Democratic party. every good citizen must wish him "We are authorized to announce J, success in the general administraTalbot Jackson as a candidate for tion of affairs. Of course Ave do not City Attorney, of Richmond. Ky.. wish success to the gold standard, subject to the action of the Demo- nor do we desire success for the curcratic party. rency schemes of some of his followLincoln, Neil, Dec. 8, l&M". ers. But we hopo lie will be fortunate in the selection of his cabinet Afr. John C. Chenault. Richmond, Ky.: My Dear Sir: I am in receipt of and that the leaders of his party in your favor of November Gth, and ap- Congress will formulate the revenue preciate your words of encourage- measures which Republicans rely on ment and expressions of good will. as the remedy for hard times. But while all good silver men I also beg to thank you for the interwhether Democrats or Independents est vou have taken in the campaign give hearty acquiescence in the reand for the aid you have given. The consciousness of duty done must sus- sult of the election, they propose to tain us until we see the triumph of have a rcat deal to say about future our cause. I have no doubt of ulti- elections. They lost the day by so II. H. Colyer is a candidate for Sheriff of Madion county, subject that place. mate victory. Yours truly, W. J. Bryan. Gov. stf t? never had any idea of pardoning Dick Tate. Col. Len P. Tarlton, of Frankfort, wants to be United States Marshal for Kentucky. of Williamsburg, is backed by Congressman Colson for United States District Attorney for R. D. Bradley says that he has Hill, Kentucky. The North German Lloyd steamer Salier went down off the Spanish coast. Nearly three hundred people were drowned. land's message had stirred up the Turkeys to the point of demanding an apology, is without foundation. A suit for $100,000 has been filed against Major C. T. Doxey, of Ander son, Ind. A case similar to that of W. C. P Breckinridge three years ago. The story that President Cleve- Mark Hanna has concluded that he does not want to be at the head of all the Treasury Department, but would prefer something like the War or Navy portfolio. his first public statement about the United States Senatorship published Thurbday. He said he could not become a candidate, and that his desire is to lpad a private life. He will not meddle in the Senatorship fight in any way. Benjamin Harrison authorized i i ! ii Even people of mature years whose memory is clear about matters before and during the war have practically forDOYLESVILLE. .5 gotten that Henry Ward Beecher used i. . Hon. P. Wat Hardin, the defeathis pulpit in Plymouth Church, BrookMrs. Clerisa Hiale is very sick. ed candidate for Governor of KenThe will be Rev. W. F. lyn, us an auction block for slaves. Next Snnday tucky, and Hon. B. A. Eutor, form KING STATION. Wvatt's regular appointment at this most famous of his "slave sales" was erlv Congressman from Tennessee, that of the beautiful girl, Sarah, and it place. (Estill county.) though a limited number have been employed by the Louiswas upon the occasion that the most ex better Hog killing is about over in this neigh- citing ville Dispatch, a new silver morning Farmers are about done Catherine scenes ever witnessed in Plymouth of women have set their faces against borhood. Some meat spoiled. daily, to canvass the State in the incorn and killing hogs. Church, or in any other Americau everything that has a taint of moral Our village merchants have, to the de- church for that matter, occurred. Mr. corruption. A larger class never come terest of the paper. Mrs. Sarah J. Aid ridge is slowly im- light of the little ones, brought in Sata Beecher was unnsuallv dramatic: he in touch with the9e things; they either proving, she has been lingering with Claus. belong to that great middle claes among Venezuela doesn't do a thing but consumption n long time. treaty: whom immortality is no evervday occur repudiate the The Woman's Foreign Missionary SoAwarded Louis Robinson has moved from our ciety, of this place, will meet next Satence, or they are hedged about with a "Better lose the territory by force Highest Honors World's Fair, cloister-lik- e wall, which effectually keep than acquiesce in the arbitration of little town to Crooked Creek. urday afternoon at 2 o'clock. away the knowledge that the world has the question under the terms of this D. Reed, of this place, invited his G. R. N. Lanter has moved from hre to treaty. We may regain it if we have for every strictly moral man three score neighbore to attend a working; st. grand a farm he recently purchased near Ford. togoto warover it. It is lost to us who are indulging in some typo of feast followed at night; there was a grand Born, to the wife 61 John Eades, a forever if we except this protocol," immoral corruption. was present and inus ball; your scribe boy, William Arnold. says Senor Micbelena, one of VeneThey are in blissful ignorance that all confess that it was a grand affair. Several of our citizens zuela's greatest jurist. men are not as honest and pure as their J. Speed 0QT, our prominent mer- quarterly meeting at College rttended Hill last fathers;. all women not as chaste and chant, will leave this place Jan. 1, '9?, Saturday and Sunday. Secretary Carlisle in his report womanly as their mothers. To these and return to his former home, at Bear has made the following recommendaF. M.Cottman has again secured the little credit is due. They are inherently Madison county. Speed lias Wallow, tions for appropriations for the beni-fitvirtuous; they have no chanwj or cause been very successful at this place and mail route from here to Richmond. We Kentucky: $10,000 for con- money-lendin- g class. hope he will be ible to hold his position to be otherwise. Yet, should they go tinuing the improvements at tho The printing press and the lecture has a liostof friends who regret to have twenty years this time as he has done out in the great, intensely living, throbTiim go. falls of the Ohio, at Xoui8ville; n om ar thn schools In which all bing, passionate world, they gi) rudderbefore. The post office at this place will not be $50,000 for the improvement of the f pvoplv. will be educated less and without a compass and are Kentucky river; and $0,000 for the , very rapjuiy now. We have no fears discontinued as has been reported, but Shelto.n H. Bosley, a contracting stone consequently wrecked on the;fir8fc hidpublicxbuildings at Newport. These that error will long prevail while will be kept at the same place with J. T. mason at Henderson, fell from a MOST PERFECT MADE den,, rocji. And there' ie a cjaeo, who 'recommendations meet with unusual truth is left free to combat it. Let Turpiaae postmaster three story briclf building Thursday A pure Crape Cream of Tartar Powder. FfM though? &bt reared, in? ignorar;c: of the favor aad are likely to be concurred the silver debate go on in Congress CapL S. F.j.Rock paid us a visit the laoraiBg to the pavement, breaking hU .from AmtnonuAlum or any other aduttamit diaaiMtioa aid view of k tbir 'lu by Congress. J and faaong the people. Enquirer. lOUiutft The Captain lias a boat of amk, -.. !b 40 TEAKS THE STAWOAJ. ' ;' - j iDr, ar frAmf M tuttttmc - Olney-Salisbu- ry of scant a vote, and they held their forces against such tremendous odds, that they already see a silver lining to the cloud of defeat. And this is what we desire to talk about now, and many times more. Be it remembered that the facts and the arguments based upon them, which our party presented, remain unanswered. Who can stand up and argue that the free coinage of silver will make money too abundant in face of the fact that all the gold and silver in the world does not equal the amount of money in the world? What is there "sound" in a numey oystein from which silver is discarded to make room for fiat paper money of the bank? Who can give a reason why we should not first employ all the gold and silver in the world as money before we resort to paper money in excess of the amount of tho two metals? When are the gold standard men going to answsr the fact that France alone maintained the two metals at a ratio of 15 to 1 from 1803 to 1873 by keeping her mints open to both metals for their free and unlimited coinage? When are they going to answer tho fact that the parity was maintained when twice as much silver as gold was produced, and also when twice as much gold as silver was produced, but that it was destroyed by legislation in 1873-when the production of silver was only 10 per cent greater than that of gold? When will the gold editors stop writing about what they are wholly Ignorant of, and read something that would Instruct them? Why don't they read the report of the British Commission of 1S8S, which consisted of six eminent gold monometallists and six bimetal-list- s, who all agreed as to the depressing effect the demonetization of silver has had on the value of all property except gold ? Do the enemies of free coinage of silver hope to prevail without argument and without any of the knowledge on which arguments can be based ? It is amazing to see the contented-nes- s of ignorance which . prevails among those who are foremost in the denunciation of free coinage. But the people will read, and listen, and think. They will educate themselves, as millions of them have been doing. The merchant and manufacturer will see after a while that their nivicau) aio ita.m& uuluocui to the gold standard, and" that thoy had been and are being used to pull the chestnuts out of the fire for the 6, I nnnnrnnnunrunr I ouMLoruixunixui:. Miss Annette Riddle, one of Irvine's charming ladies, was the guest Friday and Saturdav, of Mrs. W. W. Pigg. Miss Florence Bond and Mrs. Ustacia Linton, of Nashville, Tenn., are tho guests of Mrs. N. D. Feland, TANOLA ou Broadway. On Tuesday niht of last week to Mrs, Mrs. David and Mrs. Anderson Wm. Woslerv, a girl. Bill says he Chenault have returned after a three thaught it was his time for more help. week's visit to relatives in Bloom-ingto- n But by some means, Civil Service, Sigand other cities in Illinois. nal Service Currency question, Cnban Miss Pattie Cornelison, of Rich- question, American, or some kiud of mond, visited Miss Mary Lou s or somthing else, Mrs. B, Smith Wednesday and left for Chat- got the third helper to his two. Bill tanooga. Nicholasville Democrat. says some how he is afraid times are Mrs. SamuelBennett and children, going to be hard. Marion Farthing's wife who have been visiting friends and presented him with a girl thesame night. Dr. John says there was not much relatives at this place, has returned to their home in Frankfort last week. grass grew under his feet that night. Miss Pernin McElwain, after an J. W. Wagers closed his school with extended visit to Mrs. J. W. Bales an entertainment Saturday. Every one and Mrs. Hugh McElwain, has re- was well pleased except one or two of turned to her homo at Bowling our citizens who thought that a negro Green. zermon and a little shouting by his " was to ridicule the religion of the Mrs. Dr. A. Wilkes Smith, Regent of the Madison County Chapter of darkey. "Well, brethern, dou't take it to the D. A. R., will attend the conven- heart; that a white man can act like, tion to be held in Washington after preach like, shout like, sing like a negro, was the ludicrous part of it, and was in the holidays. Misses Minnie Bohon and Flora no sense to ridicule the colored brothers Wheatly, who have been the pleas- God or his religion. If you were to hear ant guests of Mrs. Rella Harber a man perfectly initate the bark of a dog Hume, returned on Thursday to the neigh of a borsetthe crowing of a cock or the cackle of a hen, you would certainHarrodsburg. ly think that he was ridiculing these anMr. Zena Douglas left Thursday imals, would you? Come now, get ouL for Bloomington, 111., whero ho will Dr. James is closing up petroleum be the guest of his brother, John Douglas. He may locate in that operations for the winter. He is by no means discouraged. The dynamite recity permanently. cently put in the well threw out stone Misses Monie and Lucy Prather, ac- bearing unmistakable marks of petrocompanied by Rev. Joe Anderson, of leum. In what quantity it may exist or Crab Orchard, left Monday for a may have existed, he does not pretend week's visit to Mr. and Mrs. John to sav, but on the whole, as the result of Wilson, in Estill county. his work here, his purpose is to return J. Speed Smith was here for a in the spring and resume operations. while Monday. He is an applicant Considering the many serious obstacles for surveyor of the port at Louis- against which the Doctor has had to ville, and is waking up a lively in- contend, a man of less indomitable will terest in the race. Paris Reporter. and energy would have thrown up the The bachelor friends of Mr. Neale sponge long since, hut he seems to he Bennett tendered him a swell supper made of that kind of stuff that never at Joes' last Wednesday night. The halts till success is attained, or failure is toasts made by Green Clay, Geo. a positive demonstration. Such men are Evans, Jr , C. K. Shackelford and usually called cranks, but they unlock John B. Chenault were responded to the rich store houses of creation. by C. H. Chenault. Those present Whether he will ultimate succeed or fail, were: John B. Chenault, J. T. Jack- he will deserve the gratitude of the peoson, Green Clay, C. H. Chenault, C. ple of this section for his persistent efK. Shackelford, C. W. Tribble, T fort to make a find that would result in B. Collins, Dan Daugherty, W. W. the material betterment of our people. Burgin Warfleld Bennett, J. J. Nealc, And so, Doctor, we doff our hat to vou, Louis Neale, J. & Crutcher, G. W. and here's wishing you health add Evans, Jr. strength to continue your investigations of the depths below to your entire satisfaction and the ultimate realization of a rich fincL hocus-pocu"bud-erin- The oyster supper Friday night at Hahson Hall, under the auspices of the Baptist Church, proved a great success socially and financially. Berea College is preparing for a large increase of students at the beginning of the winter term, Dec. 30th Excursions will run from East Berustead, London and Winchester for the accommodation of Southern students.and from Cincinnati for the benefit of Northern students. Berea was honored Snnday night by a visit from a number of distinguished gentlemen from neighboring points. Although coming unannounced they would have met with a warm reception had their extreme bashfulness not prevented Curageously they marched up to Ladies' Hall at supper time possibly scenting tie,) but before any one could answer their gentle summons, thej were overcome by timidity (or perchance by thaugnts of despepsia), and vanished in haste; though like Mary's little lamb they still lingered near, until a late hour. Gentlemen be not afiaid of us. We have, it is true, been taught the use of Indian clubs, but we will promise to spare enough of your tender craniums to permit you to still part your hair in tha middle. the Put a fire into his words, as slave girl on the platform beside him, which fairly burned into the hearts of his auditors. It was not long before the people became almost hysterical with excitement But Beecher kept on until he was ready to pass the collection baskets. Then the auditors gao vent to their feelings, and not onlv heaps of money was put into the baskets but men and women took off their rings, unfastened their watches and threw them into the baskets and on the platform. It was a remarkable scene, and such a one as probably will never be equaled in this country. Mrs. Beecher recalls the event with wonderful vividness in her article in the Christmas Ladies' Home Journal, when she tells the whole story of "When Mr. Beecher Sold Slaves in Plymouth Pulpit." The scene itself is remarkably well brought to the eye ol the reader by a striking illustration made by De Thul-stru- p from material furnished the artist by Mrs. Beecher. HISTORIC SLAVE AUCTION. Tho Sala o! Pinky Said ro Have Inspired the Emancipation Proclamation. Every one owing me will call at once and settle their accounts as I must wind up my business by January 1st, 1897. All accounts must be paid at once or suit will be brought without further notice. I can be found at my stand at all times. H "ies J- - STREM6. l m -- M11llljM1Ml''MllVy"Ml'v1-'M'lM'wl11llnlMA!l'- ?.i In the second of The Ladies Home Journal's "Great Personal Events" series in the December issue Mrs. Henry framl ISnciHirHMfrS Ward Beecher writes of "When Mr. Beecher Sold Slaves in Plymouth Pulpit." Recalling the historic sale of Pinky Mrs. Beecher gives these details: raraJ "An old colored woman had written to Mr. G. Faulkner Blake, the brother of one of onr church members, that her little grandchild, named Pinky, was too fair and beautiful for her own good, and was about to be sold 'down South, and frHjea Mr. Blake asked if she could be freed. BM 'Not unless you bring her North,'replied Mr. Beecher; I will be responsible for her, and she shall be lawfully purchased or sent back.' The answer was a com pliment, to which Mr. Beecher said laughingly referred as the only tribute ever paid to him by a 'If Henry Ward Beecher has given his Jea word,' wrote the dealer, 'it is better than a bond.' "So Pinky was brought to Plymouth Turn church and placed upon the pulpit, as Sarah, another slave.previously had been. The scene was again one of intense en"IIW thusiasm. Rain never fell faster than A.iQ the tears of the congregation. The pretty child, the daughter of a white father, 51 was bought and over bought. Rose Rosp Terry Cooke, Terry afterward Mrs. the famous authoress threw a valuable ring into the basket, and Mr. Beecher picked it out and put it upon Pinky's finger, saying, 'Remember with this ring I do wed thee to freedom.' President Lincoln took a lively interest in the case of Pinky, the details of which were related to him by Chiel Justice Chase and by Mr. Beecher. I was not in Washington with my husband at the time, and therefore cannot verify the story that the sale of Pinky inspired President Lincoln to issue the almost Divine proclamation of emancipation. slave-owne- r, ID 'sJsiMMmijI iiTrailfiUraBrBrTEU mm -lJ :Lhzlh:3:lILS -, iinsjinrSiiiirSiinRinin - " I K 'NO S 9 N!l)l A sue6jeg pg pueo sadoosopj put? 'sjg jml vjac ots oApoqj3A3 aiuoQ sjoipg 'suiux 'sojoj J women. The three and year old daughter of Peyton Simpson was outraged at Whitesville Monday evening. The Ecoundrel escaped. one-ha- lf pi (L-I- L IP U 'sapuqg Aiopui 'suitjiuq ooL,rj .iojiuoo puu sjauttffl; 'saoqg pan soog; 'sSurqsiujng; stuoj 4I.iouit Z 'sdjA .soiptJi suoiao 'sduQ puu 'spoor) 'SuiqiojQ jo oos o.iiuo oir; jjas o 'm u ni y iininQ s)n 3 LITERARY NOTES. GIBSON TO ILLUSTRATE niCKEKS. w TillMll sf TiiAivyi Nioaer rs415 L- - C. D. Gibson and Edward W. Bok were chatting together in the former's studio one day, when the editor of The Ladies' Home Journal said: "Why don't you drop the American girl, Gibson, and try something entirely new?" "What is there new?" asked Gibson. "Illustrate Dickens," loconically answered the editor. "Illustrate Dickens!" repeated Gibson. " Just then the ar"Why, man alive tist's mother came into the he said, "what have I told you I would rather do in the way of il lustration that anything else." "Well, I don't know, Dana, unless it is to illustrate Dickens." "Exactly, and Bok walked in just now and asked me to do it." Gibson went to Europe on his wedding trip and reinaiued in London for six month. The he worked away at his Dickens Sketches. Upon his return a few weeks ago he delivered the first drawings of the series to The Ladies Home Journal, and the initial one will be printed in the Christmas issue. The finished drawing are said to be remarkable portrayals. The characters choson are Pickwick, Pecksniff and his tno daughters; David Copperfield, Dick Swieveller and The Marchioness, Old Scrooge, from "A Christmas Coral," Caleb Plummer and his blind daughters, and other characters from Dickens. The Journal will present the eutire scries studio-"Mother," NO 8 1 NHDi JL"V - kM ? 11 1, : HM ft. Il, " f'VW'''VWW''V''-V'VW- $100 Howard, $100. The readers of this paper will be pleased to learn that there is at least one dreaded disease that science has been able to cure in all its stages and that is Catarrah. Hall's Catarrah Care L the only positive cure now known to the medical fraternity. Catarrah being a constitutional disease, requires a constitutional treatment. Hall's Catarrah Cure is taken internally, acting directly upon the blood and mucous surfaces of the system, thereby distroying the foundation of the disease, and giving the, patient strength by building up the constitution and assisting nature in doing its work. The proprietors have so much faith in its curative powers, that they offer one Hundred Dollars for any case that it fails to cure. Send for list of Testimonials. old IINUlXvJ BlrHlSfftiJSrRJJSrrlSrrliJErrSn I I I .s. I T TT-- r fie , h cnrcJ. t J I I : 3 mrJirarallmmJIranxl t i raral rarnJ raraJ raranrarHl raiT3 rarsJ i ranD FsrsJ fsinjJ II UJ LJUJ 11 UJ Ull 1LaJ kJLJ II tJ LJ I kJUJ bJLhl II tJ II faJ LJ II Ul UJ I I I I I I 1 k I I CrfJ I I I I -- 1 raraJ s?3 raraJLJLhl UIU1 (JI I I I I II '.- J j. r. practically they know not what it means to be tempted. They may have very fine theories as to what their conduct nnder similar circumstances would be but fortunately for them they are never demon- strated. by Druggists. 75c. 26 29 For the Climax. WOMAN'S DUTY. "Woman, since time began, has not been a leader, but a follower; and looking back over ancient and madiaeval history where we find exception that woman's influence has always been a pernicious one the path behind her marks by disaster and the blasted soul's of the men who followed. The world's purest and noblest women have reigned in the home; their sovereignty rarely reaches beyond the hearthstone. From time immemorial beauty has been a fatal dower to woman. I speak not of mere prettiness, that is not beauty; I mean a woman whose perfection of face and form has as is rarely seen as a compliment that indefinable of infinite variety; that wonderful magnetism that gave Egjpt's Queen her unparalleled power. History repeats itself, and 'tis little to-da- during 1897. Jerome K. Jerome's last story, previous to his engagement to write two plays, has been secured by The Ladies' Home Journal, and is to be printed in its January issue.' It it called "An Item of Fashionable Intelligence," and deals with life in the higher social circles of London. BEECIIER AS A SLAVE ACCTIOXEEK. DR CREAM ti.-iS- BAKING POWDfB MHOW-bti- .v :- 4'4 . Ia&:v Mti - "1 '.W . - , 1h t ? . '' '7ir-I -- - f "ti 5l $- I Somebody has said that "a bridge is not stronger than the strength of its weakest place," because, no matter how strong it is, the testing must come at its weakest point, and all the strength and beauty upon it merely adds to the greatness of its fall. So it is with a woman's character: and how can one's Etrength be gaueed if it has not been tested ? A beautiful and attractive woman finds a thousand pitfalls she must avoid, where bar less attractive sister has a clear path before her; but she must encircle herself, within that gentle dignity and reason which effectually restrains any little familiarities and is the surest guard against insult. There are thousands of men yes, more, whose lsve for the woman of their choice, he it even so great, is not above putting to the severest test of her untried purity ; and if she Jie-- a woman of onlv average strength. former associates. full of a warm, intense, living love, she God pity the country in whose culis deserving of praise if in the end he tured circles a man can, without dispute, finds her armor invincible. assert in the presence of fathers, brothTo the woman of the world, by right ers and husbands, that he can openly of her environment, properly belongs indulge in any sort of vice and the key which is to unlock the chains of be received to morrow by the best womau's thralldom, and place her where woman in town ; for her money mislead she must stand before she ran accom of charity covers "a multitude of sins." plish Tiny good results at the helm of The women of whom this can be said are the ship of nation's morality. She it is partners in crime with the shameless who must as a precedent put the stamp creatures of the half world; and these, of her disapproval upon every fort and are the same women who nrst cast a degree of moral turpitude. She must stone at the modern Mary Magdalene. They sneer at the woman who admits demand of the world that a universal standard of morality be adopted for man her weakness, and is perhaps repentant and womau ; she must set the whole of of her folly, while they open wide their her sweet, strong example against every- doors to the titled adventuress with a thing that is of the passions and every- record as black as her own perjured thing that is of the appetite. If a man soul. who moves in her social realm be adAgain, it is Fatd in other countries dicted to strong drink, he is one de- of our Americau women, that a dissolute gree better fit to enter her home than is fool or a libertine cao come to our shores the common drunkard, who debauches with a coronet in one hand and a pediin the vilest dramshops, and he should gree ot shame and, depravity in the rcceivethe'same treatment. other, and receive in exchange the best "It a man yield to speculative proclivi- of our. women ; and in addition, demand ties and wreck, a bank, together with the his own price. She k not acceptable homes and fortunes of his fellowmen, ie without a stiff bank account This is ho better than the professional cracks- teaching men that they can plunge into man who breaks in at night and "rifles a all sorts of excessca and immoralities and safe of its contents? He is a thief, no yet be the more attractive. They are more nor less,. for alfhts social prestige, offering their own spotless selves as a his moneyed sad io&ueatiai trkndte, priae to the emb who makes the bkok- evea the bribed lips ofjotliM de-.-i" 66t TjGCOFu. Uty.'C Cu;aiUi afi&i j Tb eliisx ka bea raebI and 'Its Mil bo to-ni- to receive him as her equal and still be true to the higher interests of morality? If a man in society's charmed (?) circle has stained the erstwhile spotless robe of some fair woman's puritv or if he frequents the hell holes that defile our cities, dare a stainless woman allow him to enter her home and associate with her daughter? His touch to a pure woman should be as loathsome as the coil of a serpent Oh woman ! woman! why compel one of your sex to suffer for her sin and smile on the libertine who caused her downfall? I am writing no plea for a woman who, through inherent tendencies, misplaced love, ignorance or worse, viciousness, steps across the chasm that divides her forever from her lost innocence ; there is absolutely no excuse for her; and yet we who have been properly reared and who practically know not of moral weakness, may sometimes be too lavish in our judgment of her; still, notwithstanding the fact that woman is entirely at fault, tho man should be eqally condemned and. frowned down by his time woman should awake to a responsibility. Tis time she x ning to educate the conscienre i r regard to the social ewl, for c.n in this is almost a thing entireh cation. 'Tis time maniito heiu,." to realize that he must not df mar much and give so little in tin w morals; time to begin to teat' is quite a poil that him as for her; time to pause and n for at least a hundred years. . self-restrai- nt -- tt-t- -- marries a man to reform him, reu ing the while that not one iom thousand is a success. A man i not reform for his sweetheart sure not to do so for his w ife. w ho is so easily w on is not w orth a ing one's habiU to keep. j Oh. woman of the world, p " you whom nature has endowed a . sceptre of beauty use it not U r ar noble purpose; set before vnr it r-- , the bumble walks of life an ex a they need not hesitate to fo. . to honor and virtue its ju'--t rewai alike to fallen man and woman tin r tempt they so richly merit . !oe i doors upon the villain as you do his victim, put the standard of r with your own a" ' i " morality that your escutcheon is absolutely lessYon cannot hold yonrself too z r : remember you are building only your own destiny but that of a t e-1 ? --al -'v -See that you guard this priceless ,rei ure so wisely that coming genera: ' the world over may say of America t. -- t her standard of morality is higher "a that of any country on the globe, an J i her women that "their price is a oe -- tion. rubies." OkbDeemx- - LOCAL PRODUCE MARKET. ConuECTED Weekly nt Butter Eggs Chickens (live) . Chickens (spring) Ducks (live) Cheese -- tbgh ' to Yll o 6 to 7c lb Lard 20i lb Beeswax . $2 50c to $W0 lb Ginseng . . . . .12tol3c Wool (No. 1) . 7 to Nr lb Barry and Cott . . lb Green hides 5to6c".b Dry hides S2clb . Feathers (sew 25 to 40 10 -- ... . ...... ... '. ....'..- ire lb 12Vd. z - V lb 5e lb 6to7t-I- b ..' 6awMv. stfc i&,,: -- --; 1- J- ! A vS ? t, - li- 3t- - ..' -- c 6? Hr-?- : ,- . ."T5T , ,j r VT c IP -- if- i2 pv if i , a THE WEDNESDAY, CLIMAX. DECEMBER IG, IS9G. The Lord what melancholy lines commencing: "When chill Jfovcmber's blast Makes countless thousands mourn.' ' a Aye wroto tne some- Dismissed. The Boy Orator. The lines have been immotalized and and their repetition will always bring back fond memories of pleasant Stanford now lias saloons. hours spent with the poets. Still Bazaar Thursday. See notice our lines at the present time will elsewhere. possess, if anything, a greater interThe grip is having its way in est to the readers of Richmond. All Young Men Who Expect to Attend.. College Richmond. Our strain is more joyous we Should read tho advertisement of Pigjr 'ias the largest lino of hol- would put it thus: Prof. Smith's Commercial College of When dull December's dreary blast, iday goods in this city. Kentucky University. Your whiskers whistle thruogh. In order that your lettersfor cirCall in and see our winter stock Joel Alcorn, died in Irvine Tuesculars, etc. of this responsible colAnd spend a dollar or two. day night of typhoid fever. lege may reach it, wo advise you to Covington & Mitchell. The finest line of silverware ever address only to Prof. W. R. Smith, in Richmond at 33. H. P. Palmer's. Bank Cashier Resigns. Lexington Ky. Appelate Judge-eleA. R. A crew of "sobor men and true" Bazaar. has resigned the presidency of w ill be seen in the Pinafore Dec. 18. The Indies of the Baptist church of the Madison National Bank of The big grand stand of the Bour-Im- this city, nnd is making preparations will give a Bazaar December 17th and fair grounds was burned Friday to move to Frankfort. Mr, Waller 18th at the store room on Second street, formerly occupied by Dr. lii'l.t. Bennett succeeds him. White. Dinner and refreshments James B. Ashcraft is very low Declamatory Contest. served at all hours. They will also with typhoid fever at his home in ATr. O. C. Crook will represent have a fine display of fancy articles, I M1H-- . State College at the Blue Grass De- among which you can find many apIt is reliably reported that wild clamatory Contest, at Cynthiana, in propriate presents for Christmas. turkpys have been found in Estill February. Hood Little has been Woman Fighter. county. requested by Mrs. Brock to represent Miss Kate Cook, a domestic of When I wa a lad" is another Richmond. He accepted. Stanford, was engaged to be married, catHiy song of the coining opera, It Is Always The Case but James Ross, a relative of the Pinafore. That D. 1'. Armer lias the handsomest groom-to-binterfered and the lie hure to see Sir Joseph Portor. Christmas goods in the city This Christmatrimonial event was declared off. n K. ( . ii . who will appear in the inas he surpasses all others in nice pres- This enraged Miss Cook and when Dec. IS. ents and at reasonable prices. His 25 Ross came to her house a few days Lancaster has passed an ordi- cent counter is better than ever; don't later she knocked him down with a nance prohibiting the burning of fire fail to examine his elegant line. rockfand beat him so severely he was works on the streets. Don't fail to see Pigg's Christ- hardly able to get home. The finest line of clocks ever in mas goods They are out of sight! Grand Popular Excursion to Lexinglonn. Ky. Richmond will be found at E. II. P. Via. C. & 0. Ry., Saturday, December Sudden Death. Palmer s jewelry store. Ninteenlh. M. W. Johnson, a life insurance -- "V. D. Oldham has returned from man and agent for the Central TobacLOOK RT THE P0PULRR RRTES i incinnati, where lie purchaed a co Warehouse, of Louisville, dropped $ 1 25 Huntington and Gates u v line ot goods. See ad. dead at his home near Paint Lick, 1 00 Morehead and Ewington Garrard county. Monday morning. ( oyle fc Kenedy shipped to Bos-T.Mt. Sterling and L. 5c E. Juncjesterday, 9,000 dozen eggs, and He leaves a large family. He cartion 75 ried $50,000 insurance on his life. auxin pounds dressed Turkeys. 60 Winchester and Chilesburg "Dig Four" Interchangeable Mileage. -- The largest assortment of ChristuTicksts good going and returning The interchangeable on regular trains. m- ;roods ever in Richmond will be mile tickets of the "Big Four" are infound at Palmer's jewelry store. Holiday Excursion Rates. dispensable to all business firms and Tin- Pinafore is causing almost The Southern Railway will sell commercial travelers. The lines of a- - much excitement as did the recent the "Big Four" penetrate all the big tickets, good between all points on clectinn. At court house Dec. IS. cities ofOhio, Indiana nnd illinois, its line, at rate of one and It will be worth your money and a ticket which can be used to the first class limited fare for the to tee Mr. Irvine Brink, as Capt. reach these on principal connecting round trip, December 23 to 25 incluorcuran, in the Pinafore Dec. 18. sive, and Dec. 30 to Jan 1, 1897, good lines, is invaluable. to return until Jan. 4, 1S97, on acMy resideuee and of land Dudley Awarded the Contract. count of holiday excursions. fjrreut. West Maiu street, Richmond. Contract for constructing gun emThis will afford an excellent opC. H. PIGG. placements at Dutch Island, R. I., portunity to visit friends and relaPresident Cleveland's last mes-sa- has been awarded to Richard M. tives during the Christmas holidays. to Congress will be found (n Dudley of New York city, at $5G,9G7. Polk Miller Entertainment. the st page in this issue of the The itemized prices can be found in our last issue. Government Report, The entertainment given by Mr. I MM VX. Washington, D. C. Polk Miller last Wednesday night Leslie Cotton, of Kirksville Mr. Dudley is a son of Thomas at the court house was enjoyed by a Fri-i- a was sworn in as deputy sheriil Dudley, of Waco, this county. large and appreciative audience. He succeeds Charlie Dudley, Mr. Miller fully sustained his reputaA Good Swap. r signed. tion as an entertainer, and kept his A man from out in tiie county A half dozen negroes were fined auditors in a good humor through$lo and cost each at Danville, for brought an old plug horse in to town out the two hours. The ladies of the bunting without getting permission last court day to sell. After staying Pattie A. Clay Infirmary deserve in town all day without getting an great of the laud owners. credit for furnishing our peooffer for his horse, he at last made a ple with such a delightful entertainI. is. Davis, one of the board of swap, in which he received a barlow-knifment. Mrs. Ellen V. Gibson, the trustees at Berea, has resigned on for his horse, and in less than president, deserves special mention account of failing health. L. C. an hour sold the knife for 10 cents. for the work she did in making the (alibard succeeds him. Sale of the Cecil Estate. undertaking a success. The cowadvertized by B. B. and About 1,100 acres of land in Boyle Hello, where did you get that diaZ M. Boen, of Kingston, iu last was sold to Rich- county, belonging to the estate of W. mond ? At Palmer's, of course. w.iks Climax, B. Cecil, deceased, was sold at aucmond parties Saturday. Died. tion Friday afternoon to Robert G. Now is the time to select your Evans at $54.35 an acre. The jack d his homo on At Christmas present. Goto E. H. P. stock belonging to tho estate was street, Wednesday afternoon, of la jr Palmer, where you can find sold at an advance in value of more grippe, William Ballard, aged 76 jiiu want in this line. than 30 per cent over other recent years He had been sick only a few sales, and breeders in that class ol days. He was a well known citizen, The coming Opera, Pinafore, having been some years ago associaw Inch will be given at the court stock are gratified at the prospects. c. ted with A. C. Buchannan in the furhou-- e. lb, will be the event of Married. niture business, and once a member tt i season. Don't miss it. At the Union City church, last of the firm of Ballard, Biggerstaff & Thursday, Mr. Minor Risk and Miss Wilkerson. He was a member of the -- Gold, silver and diamonds, the ni'-s- t line ever in Richmond, at Mary Hamilton were united in mar- Christian church and of the Masonic Rev. Gamboe. A order. He leaves considerable propPalmer's. To be convinced of this riage by ia.-- t ro and see. It will co.--t you large crowd witnessed the ceremony. erty which will be divided among The groom is a son of William Risk, his nothing to examine. relatives. The funeral services and is an industrious young farmer were conducted by Eld. W. F. Smith The fourteen shortest days in the The bride is a beautiful jounglady from December 12 to and a general favorite with all who of the Christian church, burial in year are those Richmond cemetery. 1. cember 'Si, inclusive, being all of know her. The Climax extends the smile length, 9 hours and 27 congratulations. minutes, from sun up to sun down. Mr. Joe E. Grimes, of Kirksville, Remcnyi. this county, led to the matrimonial K. II. P. Palmer, has received Edouard Remenyi, the maivelous some of the handsomest jewelry, violinist, received an enthusiastic altar, Tuesday, December 15, '90, Miss locks, watches, and in fact, the welcome from the musical portion Nettie Wliittaker, daughter of Mr. t line of holiday goods ever of society at the court house last and Mrs. Geo. Wliittaker, of Poosey. The ceremony was conducted by shown in Richmond, and invites the night. The delightful playing of Rev. W. F. Smith, of the Christian public inspection. the artist cannot be described by the church, taking place at the residence A man giving his name as Partin, ordinary musical critic Miss Flora of the groom's cou&in, Mr. T. J. was jailed at Nicholas ville Friday. Parsons, the celebrated pianist, Smith, Sr., this city. Miss WliittaH fired several shots at a negro to shares honors with the famous vio- ker is ono of Madison's most intellisee how clo-- e he could come to him linist. The concert proved in every gent and beautiful young ladies, without Hitting him. Partin claims way a grand success. while the groom is an industrious to lie a cousin of Jesse James. Drawing Near. and prosperous farmer, and well Go. Bradley has commissioned Tho comic opera, Pinafore, which worthy the prize he has won. Here's Jtulg Ro.t. Riddell, of Irvine, to has been mentioned in our columns our hand in congratulations and pivMde over the trial of Fields-Ad-kifor the past two or three week, will be wishes for a long and happy life. for the murder of Judge Combs, presented at the court house Friday Circuit Court. in P rry county, several years ago. night. This will bo the event of the The following cases have been dis1 h. case was called for trial Monday. season, and it promises to be a Splendid scenery, posed of since Thursday: The Cincinnati Enquirer and the grand success. John Diggs, house breaking, two max both one year for $1.35. The pretty costumes, fine music, all will years in the penitentiary. k New York World and belong to this excellent extertain-men- t. Jack Crews, petit larcency, six Admission only fifty cents. ( i imax $1.65. Come in and subeverybody go. Proceeds will go months in county jail. scribe for your winter reading and Let Ryas Shearer, house breaking, bi prepared for the long winter evca-iii- j. for benefit of Infirmary and the pubthree years in penitentiary. lic library a good cause, so help it Jack Shearer, malicious shooting, along. Mrs. Lee Maupin has sold her inacquitted. Medal Received. D. W. Rogers, concealed weapon, terest in the firm known as L. P. M. Boen, of Kingston, re- $25 and ten days in jail. Todd & Co., and has romoved her Mr. J. Dick Vincent, disturbing religious millinery to White & Gibson's,where ceived on last Saturday the medal she wishes her friends and the pub- and diploma which were awarded to worship, twenty days in jail at hard lic to call and see her at her new him as a premium for the best white labor. Fayette Powell, D. W. Rogers and quarters. corn exhibited at tho World's Fair. The medal which was enclosed in a H. G. Creek more, disturbing relU Several Masons will go to Kirksworship. Powell, $50 and ville Saturday night to assist in giv- neat case of oxidised bilver, bore the gious Rogers, $40 and twenty following inscription: ing the degrees to a batch of candidays in jail; Creckmore, $25 and ten "J. M. Boen, dates. Its a rough and rugged road For extra good quality and true to days in jail. to Kirksville but all are looking Up to going to press twenty-thre- e to the trip with much pleasure. name. Planted April 15, 1892, harvested November, 1892. Yield 00 indictments have been returned. ( entral Record. bushels per aero. Weight 56 pounds Mrs. James B. McCrcary in Cincinnati. It is going the rounds that the per bushel. C L.Raymond, IndividThe subjoined article appeared editor of the Beattyville Enterprise ual Judge. in the Cincinnati Post, December announced his intention of writing 10th: Public Sale. up the old maids in that town. He Mrs. James B. McCreary, wife of received notice that if he did he The sale of J. H. Boggs last Thurs Congressman McCreary, of Kenmight look out for a gay time. He day was well attended. Household shophas not done it yet. goods, fanning implements and hor- tucky, is spending a fortnight ping in Cincinnati previous to reIf the country editor were to ses were almost given away. Hogs suming her social station in "Washsnap at all the inducements held out and cattle brought good prices. ington. he would lie a millionaire in a short Shoats brought about 5 cents, cattle This will be Mrs. Mct'reary's time. If he published one half the 2 to 3 cents. Corn in the crib $1.11 twelfth and probably her last season items that are sent him he would be to $1.12, in the shock $1.06; fodder in Washington. lf in jail the time, and in the Sy cents shock. The sale amounted In '92 her husband was a delegate hospital the other half. Silver toabout $1,000. to the International Monetary ConPUBLIC SALE. Creek, K. Y. Gazette. ference, held in Brussels, and her acThomas Fcrrell reports a large counts of the lavish hospitality exAmong the court day visitors in Paris yesterday, was a. youth ivl.o crowd and good bidding at tho sale tended the delegates almost pass was real icckless with his cash. He of Reubin Elkins, at College Hill, belief. At a dinner given by the went into C. B. Mitchell's grocery Saturday. Hogs brought 3K cents; American delegates Mrs. McCreary and called for 5 cents worth of fried cows from $23 to $35; one good jack had the honor of presiding. Mrs. McCreary has a wide knowloysters, remarking that he was "go- $05; jennet $10; corn $1.05 per barrel. acres of unimproved land edge of financial questions and politcost as Fifty-nin- e ing to ha e a good time if it cents." Bourbon sold for $500. Tho sale amounted to ical affairs. She iti an interesting much as thirty-fiv- e about $1,200. talker, but claims an utter lack of News. New Years. Low Rates for Holinterest in women's clubs. Balance business: "We maintain Christmas idays. "Big Four Route." Mrs. McCreary will carry away the balance between words and deeds, between appearance and facts. The "Big Four Route," with its with her some handsome gowns, Claiming what you do not do and time honored custom, will sell tick- bonnets and wraps." Mis. McCreary is stopping at Mrs. offering what you have not got is ets from all points on its line at the d fare for Adams', on Broadway. to give low rate of one and business suicide. Welcome you the best clothing, largest selec- the Tound trip, on Dec- - 24, 25 and 31, Reduced rates to all points via. tion and to save you money on them. 1S06, and January 1, 1897, good re- the I. & 2T. R. B. on account Christ mas holidays. Covington & .Mitchell. turning until January 2, 1807. ct Bnr-nam Tho case against Charles Adkinson for shooting with intent to kill Samuel Young, at Clay's Ferry, several weoks ago, was tried in Lexington Thursday and dismissed. Tho cause leading to the shooting was caused by Young paying his attention to Adkinson's wife. desire that at our next meeting a contest shall be had for a $10 prize Wo would like to have an entry from any Kentucky town, against Master Robert Harding "Waters, the "Boy Orator of Stanford," aged seven years. Correspondence solicited at once. J. L. Beazley, L. R. Hughes committee. Stanford Journal. Let some of our boy orators communicate with the above committee, and make arrangements to meet Master Waters, and show him the true meaning of oratory. To further increase if possible, the deep interest manifested by tho public in tho Caledonian Society, we imP The Busy Bee Cash Store Has just completed a purchase of xwo inousana uoimrs worm of New Stylish W DEATHS. Taylor Dr. Hubbard Taylor, one of the oldest and best known physicians in the State, died at his home in Winchester Sunday : aged seventy-seve- n years. Mrs. James Rowiett died suddenly nt her home on the Lancaster pike, Friday night, aged forty years. .Buried in Richmond Cemetery Saturday. ev. F. X. Hall, pre siding elder of the Bowling Greei. M. E. Conference, and in 1884 pastoi of the Methodist church at this place, died Monday, of pneumonia at the home of his daughter in Louisville. Mr. Hall had been sick only a week. He was well known through-othe State as a fearless and able preacher, and his death will cause sorrow among those who knew Rowl-et- t HALL-TheRnt ui e, Pin-nfo- him. Simi'Son Mrs. Jake Simpson died at her home on the Big Hill pike Saturday night, of consumption, aged With nature of themany physical ills, which vanish before proper efforts gentle efforts pleasant efforts rightly directed. There is comfort in the knowledge, that so many forms of sickness are not due to any actual disease, but simply to a constipated condition of the system, which the pleasant family laxatie, Syrup of Figs, promptly removes. That is why it is the only remedy with millions of families, and is everywiiere csteemeu so Highly by all who vali-- pood health. Its beneficial effects a.-- due to the fact, that it is the one remedy which promotes internal cleanliness without debilitating the -;rans on which it acts. It is therefore important, in order to get its bene-icieffects, to note when you purchase, that you have the genuine article, which is manufactured by the California Fig Syrup Co. only and sold by all reputable druggists. If in the enjoyment of good health, and the system is regular, laxatives or other remedies are then not needed. If afflicted with any actual disease, one may be commended to the most skillful physicians, but if in need of a laxative, one should have the best, and with the everywhere, Syrup of Figs stands highest and is most largely used aud gives most general satisfaction. ! e Gladness Comes a better understanding of the Jll Wraps A1ND Jackets, a Closing Oat Price made by ' are now on lathe the Manufactures, and they sale at Prices never before named on GARMENTS I Very Height Of al Fashion. iiilliS Come... With the crowd, don't Jet these good things Our Cloak DEPARTMENT Is crowded daily with customers who are eager to get a New Jacket or Wrap for a mere trifle or a Child's Cloak for a -jE 'jIn, well-informe- d It & nv ni about forty years. Knob Sunday. GLOVER A nUBKETT, Kidwell Eli Kidwell, one of the PUBI.ISUEO BYTODACCO WAREHOUSE. LOUISVILLE oldest inhabitants of the county, died at Kingston, this county, Sunday Sales on our market for the week just night, aged eighty five years. Buried closed amount to 3530 hhds. with reMonday. Will Wed To-da- LOUISVILLE TOBACCO KET. Burial at Pilot MAR- - pass you and you not getyour share. When it Rains Soup set out your V one-thousa- - one-thir- d, C gi fi-- e Smith-Ballar- any-il.in- l-- The wedding of Mr. Nealo Bennett, of this city, to Miss Mayme Thomson, of Mt. Sterling, which has been looked forward to for some time by friends of tho contracting parties, will occur at the latter place this afternoon at four o'clock, in the First Presbyterian church. Tho only attendants will be Mr. James Crntcher and Miss Annie Crutcher, of this city. The ushers will bo Messrs. Warfield C. Bennett, cousin of the groom, nnd Mr. L. A. Neale, both of this city, and Messrs. Roy Cum and Ed. Mitchell, of Mt. Sterling. Immediately after the ceremony the happy couple will leavefor this city, where they are to be "at home" to their friends. The groom is a cousin of Mr. William Bennett, ono of our most substantial citizens, and is a young man of fine character and sterling business qualities, holding the position of teller in the Farmers National Bank. He is too well known to require further remarks, being a genial favorite both in busi ness and social circles. The bride who has often visited in Richmond, being the guest of the Misses Crutcher, is Mt. Sterling's most popular young lady, possessing besides a beautiful face, a most lovable disposition, which has made her a favorite witii both old and young. Mr. Bennett might well bo proud of the girl of his choice. May their lives be prosperous and happy is the wish of the Climax. Teachers Association. ceipts for the same period 2439 hhds. Sales on our market since January 1st, amount to 158,179 hhds. Sales of the crop of 1895 on our market to this date amount to 149,876 hhds. Our offerings of new hurley this week have included some very good tobacco and frequent sales have been made at from 10 to 151 cents, one crop bringing an average of 12c round. Comma erodes where they have good color are bringing eatisfactory prices, but the off colored dingy sort sells low. The market for old hurley has been active and prices fully as good as for some time past. The following; quotations fairly represent our market for burley tobacco, 1895 crop: Trash (dark or damaged)? 1 00 to 1 50 Common colory trash 2 50 to 4 CO Medium to good col trash 4 00 to G 00 Common lugs not colory 2 50 to 3 50 Common colory lugs 4 50 to 7 00 Medium to good col lugs 7 00 to 9 00 Common to medium'leaf 6 00 to 9 00 Medium to good leaf 9 00 to 14 00 Good to fine leaf 14 00 to 10 00 Select wrappery leaf 16 00 to 20 00 The above quotations are not applicable to green and frosted crops: RED-T- SCff'y jt jg yjffcjff.v $00 In addition to this enormous lot of nl .i f Wraps and Jackets that we have recently purchased, we are closing out all of the other Jackets that were bought early in the season at Startling Prices, way below Cost of manufacture. Children's Cloaks and ! Tifcifr!j .iff Bffi&G&Z' v '- l - Misses Jackets al a.. x; !' i -." most given away. Respectfully. he nt f 1 following quotations fairly lepre-seour market for burley tobacco 189G crop: Trash (green or mixed Trash (sound) Common lugs Medium lugs Good lugs Common leaf (short) Common leaf Medium leaf Good leaf Fine and selections OLDHAM & CO. jJ&$$L I i $ 1.25 to 1.75 1.75 to 2.20 2.50 to',3.50 350 to 4.50 4.50 to 5.50 4 50 to 5.00 5.50 to 8.00 8.00 to 10.00 10.00 to 12 00 15.00 pSrWS m f T i The Madison County Teachers Association will meet at Richmond, on Saturday, December 19, 189G. The following program has been arranged. MORNING SESSION. Grimes-Whittake- r. Invocation. Rev. J. K. Smith. Welcome Address. Prof. J. D Clark. Response on Part of Teachei. Prof. C. H. Poage. B. ni'-e-- Mathematical Grammar. Prof. J. Harris. Geography Mrs. Hill. Kentucky History iu Public School H. H. Brock. Quincy Methods. AFTERNOON Mrs. William-so- u. SESSION. Discipline and Morals. R. Boatman. Prof. J. Codding-ton. Language Work. Miss Literature. Prof. J. II. Chandler. Duties of Patron. Rev. G. W. Young. ns In connection with thie meeting a tournament of school work will be held under the chairmanship of Prof Poage. C 1 1 Ttiriee-a-wce- In the evening the pupils of Caldwell High School will give a presentation of Dickon's Christmas carol, for which a small admission fee will be charged. All other entertainment is free. Music by tome of Richmond's best talent will be rendered for the pleasure of the guests. List of Letters. Brow, Polly Harris, Eva Broaddus.fc'allie MrsMuncy, Sallie Collins, Dan Scott, Charley Collins, John Tevis, Lctishie Donaldson, R R Williams, Sallio Green, George Williams, Lucy Harris, Aincri.-- a for-wa- rd J B. WILLIS, Postmaster. AS AX ILLUSTRATION w one-ha- comes the "Vienna" collar of Persian lamb, made very full, with imperial collar, and trimmed with Fisher tails and heads. The "Revere" collar is pointed at tiie front, slashed on the shoulders and ornamented with six fails at the front. The "Star" collar is pointed on the shoulder, having a cluster of tails and an animal head on the points, and tli6 "Reed" collar has eighteen tails at tho front, divided into three rows. Black or colored cloth capes, with imperial collar and front trimmed with Alaska sable and lined with Sibsrian squirrel, are the beat possible BilMtit ites for a fur cape, a twenty inch length being $25.00 and longer ones at a proportionate price. Neck boas, finished with tails are as fashionable as over, and of coarse, price depends upon the number of tails. The "Marie Antoinette" mnff is the leading style very large, with flaring ends showing gay brocaded silk linings, and a pocket-boo- k may bo firmly attached to the inner side it desired; a wonderful convenience in shopping. one-thir- Chinchilla, ermine or mandarin are favorites for evening, the however cannot be out of place. Inch wide trimmings of mink tail, ordinary mink, Persian lamb, or chinchilla are in enormous demand, as fur is employed with almostl every mas terial this season; even as first-named slonij-umrte- n cross-baud- on white chiffon front 5. c t 4 - has yet to beat-tacteAching Joints BRIDSEFORD'S but notso ageneine blood purifier. Announce the presence of rheumatism Over and over again it has been proved which causes untold suffering. Rheu-tiu.tis- n that Ayer's Sarsaparilla stands alone is due to lactic acid in the blood. among medicines as the most reliable It cannot be cured by liniments or other SEE THEM ! tonic alterative in pharmacy. It stood outward applications. Hood's Sarsa-pariEXAMINE THEM! COLORY alone at the World's Fair. It purifies the blood, removes the The following quotations fairly repPURCHASE THEM! cause of rheumatism and permanently 18. Tho Best "way to Cure. resent our market for burley tobacco Diseases is to establish health. Pure, cures this disease. This is the testimony 189G crop: rich blood means good health. Hood's of thousands oi people who once suffered Proceeds to go to the Infirmary and Trash (green or mixed) $ 2 00 to 2.50 Public Library. the pains of rheumatism but who have Trash (sound) 2 50 to 3 00 Sarsaparilla is the One True Blood Puriactually been cured by taking Hood's Common lugs 3.00 to 4.00 fier. It tones up the whole system, gives Sarsaparilla. Its great power to act upon Medium lugs 4.00 to 5.00 appetite and strength and causes weakthe blood and remove every impurity is Goodlug3 THEtst'" 5.00 to 6.00 ness, nervousness and pain to disappear. the secret of the wouderful cures by Common leaf (short) 5 00 to G.00 No other medicine has such a record Hood's Sarsaparillo. 26 29 NEW YORK WORLD, Common leaf 6.00 to 8.00 of wonderful cures as Hood's SarsaparMedium leaf 8.00 to 10.00 illa. THRICE-A-WEE- K For Sorssncss EDITION. Good leaf 10.00 to 13 00 r Benj. Ingerson. of Hutton, Ind., savs Fine and selections 15.75 Hood's Pills are the be6t 156 Papers a Year. 18 Pages a Week. he had not spoken above a whiper for pill; assist digestion, prevent coustipta-tioTMMMED SKIRTS 25c. It mouths, and one bottle of Foley's Honey It stands first among "weekly" papers in are now a certainty, and braid, ribbon negroes charged with killing and Tar restored his voice. It is used size, frequency ot publication and freshness, The variety and reliability of contenU. It is practivelvet, applique borders, fur bands Officer "White, at Owensboro, waved ex- very largely by speakers and Singers. cally a daily at the low price of a weekly; and Sold by W. G. White. 26 29 either headed by passementerie or plain, amining trial. its vast list of subscribers, extending to every divide popular favor. A wide embossed State and Territory in the Union and foreign Seems as if all the things e like disaAfter hearing some friends continually countries, will vouch for the accuracy and fairvelvet band may be placed near the grees with us, and all thethingawedon't I praising Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera ness of its news columns. SOLD IN up, and wait, a second about half-wa- y like, atrrpps with lis. Dvsnpnain InrU-- i in and Diarrhoea Remedy, Curtis It is splendidly illustrated and among its Fleck, of a third at the lower edge of the skirt. RICHMOND. are a fine humor page, exspecial Where the material has a large figure, a most of the good things we eat, and indi- Anaheim, California, purchased a bottle haustive features reports, all the latest fashions market gestion follows the gratification of appe- of it for his own use and is now as enfoot ruffle only is used, and on evening for women and a long series of stories by the dresses, chiffon frills bound with satin, tite. Of course, it isn't Natures fault. thusiastic over its wonderful work as greatest living American and English authors, does the best she can, and if a anyone can bo The 25 and 50 cent sizes Jerome K.Jeromk, Covan Doyle, or accordion-plaite- d, are soft and pretty. Nature CO. Mary E. Wilxixs, Stanley Wzymax, 25 29 Ball dresses range from plain velvet to man will ouly help her a little hit at the for sale bv W. G. White. Anthovy Hope, Bkkt Haute, right time, he may eat what he likes and chiffon or gauze over satin ; necks round Brander Matthews, Etc. Don't be persuaded into buying liniand low, aud sleeves very short. Artifi- as much as lie likes. Dr. Pierce's PleasWe offer this unenualed newspaper and TUB ant Pellet are for people who are troubled ments without reputation or merit cial flowers are used in profusion, CLIMAX together one year for S1.6S. The regwreaths around the neck and sleeves, with indigestion. Particularly for those Chamberlain's Fain Balm costs no more, ular subscription price of the two paqers is IS with large clusters of roses anywhere in whom it manifests itself in the form of and its merits have been proven by a $3.00. constiptation. Tfce "Pellets" are quick test of many years. Such letters as the that fancy may dictate. and easy in their action. They are iu following, from L. G. Bagly, Hueneme, BO YEARS The firm of L. P. Todd & Co., doinr a Verona Olarke. EXPERIENCE. perfect harmony with Nature. They ef Cal , are constantly being received: " The dry jood3 bnsiness in Richmond, aud feet a permanent cure. You need take best remedy for pain I have ever used is For SiOnoy TrouTjloa. composed of L. P. Todd and Mrs. Lee there is nothing better than Foley's Kid- them regularly ouly a little while. After Chamberlain's Pain Balm, aud I say so Maupin, has this day been dissolved by ney Cure. Everyone, who tries it will that, use them occasionally when you after having used it in my family for sevmutual consent, Mrs. Maupin retirine. agree to this. Sold by W. G. White. need them when you have eaten any- eral years." It cures rheumatism, lame All accounts are due and payable to L. 2G29 thing that disagrees with you. They back, sprains and swelling. For sale by P.Todd, who assumes all liabilities. TRADE MARKS, may be taken just as freely as you would W. G. White. 26 29 L. P.Tood. DESIGNS, The use of Hall's Hair renewcr take water or any other necessity ot life. 2S-COPYRIGHTS Ac. Mrs. Lf.e Maupix. growth-o- f thehair,und restores Once used they are always in favor. Anyone sending a sketch and description may The person whodistnrbed the congregaqu ckly ascertain, tree, whether an invention is color nnd beauty, frees the its natural probably patentable. Communications strictly tion last Sunday by coughing is requestconfidential. Oldest acency for securing patents Will Combs, at Barboursville, tried to scalp of dandruff, tetter, and all impurihave ed to call on W. G. White and get a In America. Wethrougha Washington office. Mann Co. recelvs Patents taken kill Joseph Adkins, one of the alleged ties. It special notice In the bottle of Foley's Honey and Tar which murderers of Comb's father. always gives lelicf. 26 29 SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, You cannot be well if your blood is imThe AVARE HOUSE & COAL YARD Dcnntlfollr Illustrated, largest circulation of At this time of the year a cold is very anv sclent! Ha Journal, weekly, terms 3JM a year j pure, yon may have puie blood and good adjoining theL. & N. Station. easily contracted, and if left to run its f L00 six months. Specimen copies and 1LAND Possession riven Jan 1 , '97. health by taking Hood's Sarsaparilla. Book os Fatxxts sent free. Address course without the aid of some reliable Applv to MUNN & CO., It L. H. BLANTON. cough medicino is liable to result in that 301 Broadway, JN'evr York. 9 Chancellor. : 7 After being exposed to the cold or wet dread disease, pneumonia. We know two of Dr. Bell's Pine Tar of no better remedy to cure a cough or take a dose or Best to Honey and fortify yourself against cold. cold than Chamberlain's Qough Remedy. prevent take alter dinner; distress, aid digesFor yor Rent. -!' This is one of the most efficacious remeWe have used it quite extensively and tion, cure constipation. Purely vegetable ; do not gripe dies kuown to science for coughs, colds it has always given entire satisfaction. or cause pain. Sold by all druggiit. 2 cents. Prepared only by C L Uood A Co Lowell, Mass. and incipient consumption. It Olagah, Ind. Ter. Chief. STORE HOUSE, ocenpiedby This i3 the only remedy that is known Georue M. Willirinsr. on .Mam street. Singers, publiospeakers, actors, auctionin Richmond, Ky., is for sale or rent. This 3d. wilt not appear again. eers, teachers, preachers, and alfwho arc to be a certain preventive of pneumonia. OP Possession given Jan. 1, 1S97. Apply to liable to over-ta- x and irritate the vocal Among the many thousands who have J. A. Sullivan. TjCKYUlviVBjjgjrf. used it for colds and la grippe, wo have 25-2GIVEN organs, fiud in Ayer's Cherry Pectoral, a Rout. H. McTm-art- . never yot learned of a single case having ITVI safe, certain, and speedy relief. A COV 70S SALZ. timely-do-se of this preparation has pre- resulted in pneumonia. Persons who AWAY have weak lungs or liave reason to fear vented many a throattroublo. It A first class milch cow; gives four an attack of pneumonia, should keep the PRESIDENT, gallons of milk a day. Apply to We will give $20 in the person Clifton Garrett, a Christian county remedy at baud. The 2o and 50 cent ters this contest and gold toin the largestwho en- WILBUR R. SMITH, KY. sends list of LEXINGTON. B. B. & Z. M. BOKN farmer, shot and killed two negroes who sizes forsale by W. G. White. 26 29 successful Btaduates. InD0.P,M-W.OX iu iui wu 9cwuuu ivi .uc iiiicu, ?iu tur vuo i vv1w1vaUvw clnding 100 in lsancs Kingston, "Ky. 273 assaulted him. fourth, in for the fifth, and S5 for each ot the.' Award of MI1 aaa Diploma at World's Has found that her little o nes ore im next eight lists. Use no letter oftener than it Exposition for etc A Ttsornasb. IaHaeatial and Honored Sunny proved more by the pleasant Syrnp of appears inwords. South. Usenopropernouns, Cellrze. Hundred1, ot students In attendance A word which has two meanor foreign UE0. W. BILEY and Kcxema, Tetter, from 30 ings can be used only once. Use any standard th i ftsi year,Coarse states. of BBtlncn Tho intense itching and smarting inci Furs, when in need of the laxative effect aietlonarr. Contest closes December 21. In Baal ness Arithmetic. consists Penmanship, Commercial dent to these diseases is instantly allayed of a gen tie remedy than by any other, 'order to enter contest it is necessary to send 50 Ltt Mercbandlsloir. Banking. Joint stock. Of Shelbyville, Ky., Recommends .Business Practice. months' subscription to the by applying Chamberlain's Eye and and that it is more acceptable to them. cents for three the South'a great family story Manafacturlne. Lectures. etc South, Mercantile Correspondence, WriKbt's Celerv Capsules. Skin Ointment. Many very bad cases Children enjoy it aud it benefits them. paper. Even II you mate only ten words you Cost of Fall Sanities Coarse, lscludlnr Shelbyville, Ky., Mar 20, '96. To trill get a pnxe, as you will receive in addition Tuition, Stationery and Hoard In a nice lamny. have been permanently cured by it. It of one Telrcrapax is cquallv efficient for itching piles and Tho true remedy, Syrup of Figs, is manu- to the Sunny South, your choicecomplete of the aboatso. Shoraaaa, TjW) writing and tcacbrra and Wright Medical Co. Col., O.: tour following offers: First. 10 have special Geuts I have purchased a box of a favorite remedy for sore nipples; factured by the California Fig Syrnp byMLss Unlock. Second, 12 complete novels are speetalUeat taken alone or with theBuil-nea- s novels rooms, and can be Course. chapped hands, chilblains, frost bites Company only. Sold by W. G. Wluta. by Wilkie Collins. Third, 12 complete novels Wright's Celery Capsules from G- by the Duchess. Foruth, 13 complete novels by snrclal department for ladles. and chronic sore eyes. 25 cts. per bor. mtoatloaa. The demand for onr rradnates In Middelton, (Irujfgkt, and used them for Bylvanus Cobb, Jr. Let us know which offer 20 29 Tor ZM we will send the Sussy South one different department ct this Collece has Its supplv. Sour StomachFTorpkl Liver and Constiyear, allow you to enter the conest, and send Dr. Cauy's Condition Powders, are Saillb-- a aVexItactoa. aTy. the two of abovo offers. Perhaps just what a horse needs when' in bad Dr. J. C. Bishop, of Agnew, Mich., .Complete set ot Dickens' worksyou would like a Collere. la Doted for ItslocatlonNif Prof.and One pation and found that they snve iao imhealth fulness in 12 volumes. entireties condition.' Tonic, blood purifier and sayst "I have used Foley's Honey and 'it so we will send you the- set and allow you to climate:Itsha--t Sv railroad.and 11 banks. Access- mediate relief every tkae. 1 think k man ible liv vermifuge. They are not food but Tar in three very seyere ca&es of pneu- - enter contest and also send the Sxrtncr South 3 t&L v: Ka uraosates mktbow. President excelleat remedy. )Fotr Ka medicine and tho best in use to put a 'monia the past month, with good results. I faAEitlur tnr It. nrfArttJHvnnrtBMrMafMi ret the set complete, with Sustrr South oae W.LMJHB. Yuara very tralY. ,Ky. horse in prime condition. - 1Prw& '85 Sold by W.'G. White SUITNY SOUTH. -- "l'2 I, rear. Address, v- Atlaata, Ga It oeatsperpackagfl. , GtwWUjr. j - v & , j. Av V,i ij A genuine ghost-stor- y Pinafore AT THE Court House, FriKi"' ECONOMIST RANGE. Ms la Admission 50c. after-dinne- u. .00 tt HE Sill i Dissolution Notice ijmrra 2S-2- .4 he 30 FOR RENT! H i if ii s Pills 21-2- ! $ioo X GOLD g wAAIT.iAn.5UI?ADI?j:, Boolc-keepl- Salt-Khen- m r, i I. - -- iv c u-i vf. " ' i ir . X V r- - iff -- "Y . -- Tift' ? it- - Stir 'M cC 1 oc J. 5? ff s:ut; fV- - &.o- - fr -- ik ,VdTi .T3&l2 -- -' ' W "! '- - If &. Tw i' iv KENTUCKY Xh. If - Z""ifcr--sit : if'ii - ;t -- IP- - 1 A. J -- U f J. iS VST i 31 5 Kf - mBsmnmammm jiiii l v OMU'yTm ?. Rv W9 sEPE " ,- .- i ijuuBWMMfiwwHBhH t- - 3"LJH-- r y, i ' 3 i";'v PriatSkoWstkrouah NEWS. A RUMOR I j. 1 mi LatMt Xewa From All fart of the Commonwealth. BREACH WIDENED Between Got. Itradley and Dr. Banter By a Tlk About Fnndj. Dec. FEASKroirr, Ky., 14. The breach between Bradley ami Ilunler is being widened by the charges made by Mayor Todd, of Louisville, that Gov. Bradley promised to give SlO.OOO'to the campaign fund in lb'JS, but only'gave 52,400. J The goernor is indignant over the charge, and it is understood that a lively correspondence is now going on between the two men over the charge. The governor refuses to talk now, but may give out an interview when the crisis is reached. Meantime, it is faid. the governor will call an extra cession at such time as it will be most disastrous to Hunter, who is Todd's chief political ally. Charged With Attempted Kobbrry. A Ky., Dec commonwealth witness in the i'ield-Adkimurder case named Stout, and The influence of the mother It Bhapes the course of unborn gena Thcro is a report current here that the Chesa- Louisville and Portland canal, has erations goes sounding through coming age3 and enters the peake and Ohio railway is negotiating been issued. Tho total amount all for the purchase of the Eastern Ken- of commerce passing through the confines of Eternity. "EZith what care, therefore, tucky railroad. The Eastern Ken- canal for tho year was 1,23S,318 tons, tucky runs from this place south to of which 107,792 tons are unclassi- should the Expectant Mother be Webbville, in Lawrence county, a disfied. Coal is the principal item, tho re- - truarded. and hovr Erreat the ef-tance of 37 miles. The Lexington port snowing l.ooo, 706K tons, being by fort be to ward off danger and division of the Chesapeake and .... ... u, iaut Mm ui nver haopy. 1 Tht the C, & O. Itillnrar Negotiating for the I'nrchaae ot the Kastern Ken! tucky Road. Grkkkup, Ky., Dec. PORTLAND CANAL TRAFFIC. Over 1.2dO,000 Ton of Freight Fg Through ThU Year. Louisvilk, Ky., Dec. 9. Tho annual report of Capt. J. G. Warren, of the Who Can Measure STATE REWARD For the Arreit or Jackson and TFaillnr Sought by Many People. FJU.XKFORT, Ky. Dec 13. iu fiptrsfitiiab railjgjlfgll? Asked Baroouksville, It ns with the Eastern Kentucky, to Ashland. The traffic arrangement with the Iron railway expires the coming year, and it is said the object of the Chesapeake and Oh'o is to buy the Eastern nnd run the Lexington division trains through via Kivcrton instead of renewing the lease with the Iron road. In view of the increased length (11 miles) many doubt that such a step would be taken. Kcn-tuc- k' Ohio crosses the line four miles south of Orayson. The Lexington branch of the Chesapeake and Ohio rnns over the Ashland Coal and Iron railway from Denton, a few miles cast of the junction ,,,, ubci:i jtiua came cicconu, with staves and shingles, lumber, iron ore and manufactured iron and cotton in the. order named. During tho year 4,003 vessels passed through the locks. The estimated expense for next year is SU3,915.50, of .which much is necessary for repairs. WHISKY TAX LAV. Is Declared Contrary to the Constitu It wfLukuc. i.. -- living in Perry count', late Saturday night, it is charged, made an attempt to rob I D. Jarvis of a roll of money he had displayed during the day. Stout was arrested and placed under a bond of which was given by the Erersoles. tt Thomas was fatally shot by a mob of 15 men at his home. No cause is assigned and no arrests hao been made. Five masked men Thursday night took from his house George Dcaton. aged CC years, and administered 50 lashes. No one can conjecture why he was so mistreated. Deaton knows the men, but is threatened with death if he tells. Kentnrklans With Ambition. Fkaxkfokt, Ky., Dec 14. Railroad uommissioner J. llelcher uempsey, ol Hopkins county, has announced that he will be a candidate to succeed Con- gressman m me fcecond ais- trict. two years hence. Judge J. C Chenault announces n desire to lead the democracy in the Eighth district at the same time. Bar-ne- Says KENTUCKY'S GOVERNOR I)Icoit-.- l With l'olltlc and lie 1 j Fatally Shot hr Jackson, Ky.. Dec. a 3lh. 1 J j ' riously contemplates resigning unless there is a speedy improvement in his condition. He has been very blue about himself for many months, and to intimate friends has frequently expressed himself as tired of the irksome duties that fall to the lot of the chief executive because of the effect th work had on his throat. His illness has forced him to give up all hope of making the race for senator, and it is said he . will issue a ,, . u "' " ' -- " " " tnrc as soon as he returns from Cincm natl and Cx the "ate about January 15. - in Cincinnati, bis close friends hero are inclined to think that ho se- Fkaxkfoist, Ky., Dec 8, After hear ing of the frevere trouble that Gov. Bradley is having with his throat Mny Ilenlgn. Tho court of appeals Tuesday, in an opinion by Judge White, rendered a decision, holding the Kentucky state whisky tax law unconstitutional. The bonded period, under the federal law, is eight years, and the state tax law provides that whisky shall be exempt from taxation till it is taken out of bond. The county of Franklin filed suit against E. II. Taylor, jr., and other distillers, asking for a construction of the law and contending that the law was a discrimination, and in conflict with the state constitution. The court upholds this view and decides that the tax must be paid annually. 9. I Fbankfoht, Ky., Dec tion of Kentucky. ' .... 8. s I I . " AikAc . In a local paper appears a call for a meeting of the liberty loving people at seven o'clock next Wednesday evening, "for the purpose of expressing public opinion on Cuban independence and to formulate instructions to Congressman 1'ugh. of thU district, to vote for Senator Mills' resolution." 14. Asuiad, Arnuned in Anhland. Ky.. Dec Takucau, Ky.. Dec 14. Mrs. J. C Elliott has disappeared from her home and no one has the slightest clew to her whereabouts. Ilcr husband is nearly distracted over her strange absence She started to market Tuesday morning and since then she has not been heard from. The police are at work on the case. Miot ltuih lit Aniilnnt. Lkxixctox, Ky.. Dec 14. Xear Bee fprings, in Edmonson county, Julian Lastlcy and Thos. Maurier waylaid and attacked Charles Lastley, a miller, with stones. Lastley drew his pistol and shot both his assailants, fatally wounding Maurier. Charles Lastley was seriously hurt and will lose an eye. Johnson, local dentist, was adjudged insane and sent to the nsylum. Dr. Johnson, it will be remembered, lost his mind at an Ohio summer resort, and spent several wet k- in the Cincinnati hospital during August. well-know- A Womuu'A Sodden Dlaippearance. Lexixotox, Ky., Dec n lr. .1 dinfton ItiK-ine- . 14 Dr. S. S. - Mart Al en, a young schoolteacher, was brought into town a prisoner by I) puty Sheriff D. D. Martin, under a warrant sworn out by Susan Martin, charged him with having betrayed her. Both parties belong to prominent families. hhipptnc Cannel Coal. Gkkkxlt, Ky., Dec. 14. The Eastern ritEsTOMU-RO- . Schoollenelier ArreKted. Ky.. D.'c 14. Kentucky Railway Co , shipped a car-- 1 ad of cannel coal from the Stinson Creek mines in Carter county to Spokane, Wash. The coal will be used by the Spokane gas works. The Ulamlsed. IlAnnouRSVii.Lc, Ky., Dec 14. The jury in the case of the school teacher. Hop. Donaldson, for attempted assault on the daughter of W. L. ld Ce m Jones, was dismissed for having failed to agree to a verdict. Fairview Saturday night, aged 60 years. He was born in Ireland, but had lived for over half a century at Fairview. A Democrat of Nerve. Minm.cnui'.G, Ky., Dec 14. Present 1'osimaster J. M. Durham, of this place, a strong democrat, is circulating a petition to be postmaster again un- Ky., Dec 14. Dr. Robert Armstrong died at his home in A?d Doctor Dead. der the new administration. burned to death. The tot was left alone in the house and its clothing caught fire at an open stove. Died at the Are of SC Lexixgtox, Ky., Dec 14. Brice Shepherd, aged PG, is dead at his home on Laurel Fork of Quicksand creek, in Knott county, Ky. He had been totally blind for 39 years. Parrish was acquitted Last July he shot and killed Jasper Black, a farmer. Died When Near the Century Mark. Xf.w Haves, Ky., Dec 14. Dr. Wm. Elliott, aged 9S years, 7 months and 11 days, died Friday night. The funeral takes place Sunday morning. Jnd?e J. J. Jlnrn Dead. Mt. STEM.1XG, Ky., Dec 14. Judge John J. Burns, master commissioner of Mcnefce county, died at Frenchsburg of consumption. V. Child Horned to Death. Hopkixsvillk, Ky., Dec 14. A son of Manson Bennett was ld of the charge of murder. cuit court J. Arqatttcd of Murder. Lf.xixotox, Ky., Dec 14 In the cir- Man's View Of Marriage. A "IS MARRIAGE FAILURE?" It Is not uncomrccn for race to bewail the fact that tnamagt .c eldom means i comp&nior.ship that man and re eparted by riifferttce of taste, of mental outiock. of federal interest ic life. It is perhapi svex more lotniror; tt hear women blarced fot ifcat it called breach of contract ic tht sarriiRe relation If the silt be delicate nervow and irritable, If ber smilt and bet spirits have taken flight, it worries bei husband well as herself Evc worst symptom; may fol-- '.! t. and fainting spells, bet bead is in a whirl bet back aches, and she has that awful crowding down feelinp ic the abdomen II dtptr.es oc the wr.rr.ar, whether she will permit thest troubles tc continue day by cay Italic? t t life cf misery. Ttousandf been curea by taking Dr. Pierce's Favcrht Prescription and why cot yoe? A healthy woman is always interest. tcp ; bt passes fot a beauty because she is hapry. acd hei gscd spirits srt contagious Gced natart goes with health , irritability and pteviifccesi w:h sickness Those who sufiti frcm the Seranpementa, disorder and diseases cf,he sex should re mercbei that Di R V pierce chief consulting physician tc tht !cvHd' Hotel an3 Enrpica'. Institute, Ecffaio, N Y , has. foi ovet a qaanti of a century, made the s of women a spectt.ty Send twenty-n- e cepts 'in one-cestamps) to him, above address for hit great medical bock ! icoo paces ,:. orcfnsl Dlntf.ct. wood-catand N It contains colored plates ohotMrtank. j addresses of a tax oaabtt wbc tae been cared Voa can eorrespond wth tfcea and jearn how tbej cured tttn.elve itbot fcanag tc wosalt a doctor. -he-v; low tkt woman suffers frcm sleeplesEnesi ' ', s Dec lu. Harry Prominent l'liysielaii Solrld-Sheley, a colored lioy, Is Ai.nxAMiitiA, Ky.. Dec a Dr. Thos. dead, and with tho story of his death Orr, one of the best known is connected a tale of noble heroism, In northern Ktntucky, committed suifor he gave up his life to save his cide unday morning by jumping into brother, Charley, from Licking river, 'lhe doctor left his the a like fate. The children's parThat ItnpeHcliiuent Cns". home in this place on horseback at Louisviixu, Ky., Dec 9. The board ents were absent Monday, aud left Lcight o'clock Sunday morning. Tho some bread on the Jiorse was found wandering about on of aldermen Tuesday night resolved fireplace for the shelf above the open little ones' dinner. itself into a court for the impeachment the river bank, opposite Grant's stailson and Charlie, the younger, climbed into a tion. A search wns immediately insti- of II. J. Tilford, Charles chair the bieail, and tuted, and at eight o'clock Monday Daniel E. O'Suilivan, composing the in thisand reached for caught way his clothes lire from board of public safety, against whom morning his hotly was found in the the open grate. Harry river. A bottle marked "morphine" charges have been preferred by the brother's aid and put out came to his the lir, but was found en the bank, indicating councilmcn. January 7 was set for the in so doing his own clothes caught lire the unfortunate man had taken beginning of the trial. that and he was burned so severely as to poison bclore plunging into the water. Miter Mine In Kentucky. cause his death a few hours later. Hunting for Jul. Lexington, Ky., Dec V. There is GOV. BRADLEY excitement in Cumberland counLfxixoton. Ky., Dec S. Joseph Itobb, aged 22, the trusted employe of ty over the alleged discovery of a rich Defends Ills Stand Against Calling an Messrs. Crimm & Crimm, insurance and s lver mine. The treasure was found Extra Session of the Legislature. real estate agents, is missing. Ihurs-da- y by J. W. Ferguson on his farm and he Hrad-loKy., Dec evening young Robb left a note on h.is had it analyzed by a refinery. who is in Cincinnati, has issued a his employers' desk stating that he J he specimen ore sent was found to statement defending his stand against had been suddenly called to Cincinnati. contain 42 ounces of silver per ton. calling an immediate extra bcssion The firm alleges that- - Kobb had inof the legislature for the purI.eilnctonlans Itouned Over Cnha. dorsed with the firm's signature checks Lexixoton, Ky., Dec 9. At a meet- pose of electing a United States in payment of insurance dues tendered ing of the chamber of commerce here senator and providing relief for the to the amount of S7.. state treasury. U The governor says the 1 uesday Col. Wilbur IL Smith, a memextra session is only demanded by Ilunler DihiI. ber of the governor's Glasgow, Kj, Dee. g. t!t orgc Jew- resolution to free Cuba, staff, offered a clulm brokers, senatorial candidates lhe chamber and screech owls, and he is not uolng ell, aged 14 years m n i f Jt l.n Jewell, s.ppointcd a committee to confer with one of the n.ost n nxircnt t.i.il wealththe mayor regarding calling a citizens' to call it until he gets good and ready. Tho governor says his throat is improviest farmeis in the scu'.l.irn fort. on of mass meeting to take action. ing and that he will soou resume the Itarrcn county, while out hunting, acduties of his office. Pardoned Ilcfnre Indicted. cidentally shot himself, ficm the efStaxfoiid, Ky., Dec 9. R. A. Noel, fects of wh.ch hedicd at .I o'clock next Two CIitVr Triumph. morning. He was loading his gt.n, a a former justice of the peace in this Fkaxkfokt, Ky., Dec lo County muzzle-loa- d was indicted by the grand jury Clerk We?. It Wilson wins a big victory when in ionic macnei counti, it was discharged, the entire load en- November 25, charged with giving a in a decision by Judge Cautrill, of the man a drink of whisky on election day. state fiscal court. The case iuvolved tering his breast. Now it develops that the governor's the question us to whether the statute 3Iur lir.c Lkxixgtox, Ky., Dec. S. Lexington pardon, setting aside the indictment, which provides that no state or counwas dated November 21. ty official shall receive more than is to have more brick streets. An orsalary exclusive of clerk hire, is dinance providing for the pavement of Is Declared Mayor. Klmr.ill Korth Limestone has already been Lexington, Ky., Dec 9. Judge applicable to Wilson. Judge Cantrill passed by the ccurcnI. and other of the P.irkprTnps(1nvnftpmcnn AnnAtA tlmf decides that tho statute is not applicable. The same decision holds in reprincipal thoroughfares may soon be i Joseph 15. Simrall is mayor of d with vitrified brick. 1 he city ton. Duncan contended gard to the circuit clerk of Fayette already has about nine miles of brick that his term of office did not expire county. streets. until January 1, 1897, and will appeal. 8nlt Involving Tlrnb-- r iml Mineral Lund. Louisvilli:, Ky., Doc 10. Special I rutumi-- r Hoy ot 1812. Death of .lames L. Silloe. Circuit Judge G. W. Smith Wednesday IIoruixsviLEE, Ky., Dec 8. Charles Danville, Ky., Dec 9. Telegrams afternoon decided a suit involving Hall died at his home, near Gracey, acres of timber and mineral lands ten miles west of this city, Monday, received Tuesday announced that Jas. L. Sallee dropped dead at Colorado in Bell county The case was that of from the effects of a stroke of paralysis received last Friday. He claimed Springs, and that his remains would Edward Grimes and wife, of New York, to be over one hundred years of age, be brought to his old home in Wayne vs. the American association, limited, an English corporation, and iuvolved and was a drummer boy in the war of county, Ky., for burial. IS 12. The following West Virginia post- the titles to the property. The court masters (fourth class) have been ap- decided that the plaintiffs were entiDrowned In the Ohio. Covington, Ky., Dec. 8. A Coving- pointed: J. C Sullivan, Colt, Fayette tled to all but a few patents, 'lhe ton man, Frank Murray, was drowned county, vice J. F. Jones, resigned; J. property is valued at about 51,000,000. Cnpid on a Train. in the Ohio river at 3 p. in. Monday. Miller, Forks of Little Sandy, Kana-vh- a Lkxi.voto.v, Ky.. Dec. 10. J. T. He was rowing in a skiff with a comcounty, vice M. A. Blackshire, deputy sheriff of Grant county, panion near the L. &. N bridge when dead; T. 11. Burns, Snow Hill, Nichothe steamer Mathews washed them las county, vice M. A. Burns, resigned; and Miss Mary Robinson, of Williams-towWednesday morning eloped, and, under a barge. The companion was J. M. Travis, Anita, Marion county, vice C. L. Shuttletvorth, resigned; W. fearing that the parents of tho bride saved. L. Atkins, Buff, Jackson county, vice would havo them intercepted at LexArrested as Acrempllccv OwEXSKOKo, Ky., Dec 8. Four J. B. Smith, dead; G. C Shaffer, Lead ington, they had the ceremony performed on the train. Rev. Dr. Davis, Mine, Tucker county, vice B. Clark, reOwcnsboro Negroes, charged with complicity in Officer White's murder, weie signed; E. L. Duffer. Upland, Mason also of Willianifitown, was on the train, brought here from Princeton. A large county, vice J. A. Glenn, resigned; J. and married them, with the train crew P. Price, Virga, Roane county, vice J. as witnesses. crowd was at the depot to see the NeTax L' groes, but were disappointed, as they II. Presley, resigned; C J. Goodright, Will Be Jurreased. FitANKFOirr, Ky., Dec 10. The tax were put off below town and taken to Anna Mariah, Calhoun county, vice E. Cooper, resigned; C T. Stump, Staten, list of this city will be materially injail. Calhoun county, vice A. Stump, recreased and considerable arrears of Nb Keward Offer, d. signed; C E. Walker. Wayne, Wayne taxes will be brought into the treasury Fkaxkfort, Kj, Dec S. Acting county, vice W. L. Mansfield, resigned; by a decision of the court of appeals Governor Worthington ha3 declined to J. W, Walker, Winona, Fayette counthat the law exempting whisky in offer rewards for capture and convicty, vice R. E. Deitz, removed. federal bond from taxation during the tion of turnpike raiders, holding, as did Gov. Bradle3 that under the law James Sheets, of Clarksburg, who bonded period is unconstitutional. Konr Venrs for llorte gteallnir. he has no authority to offer rewards in vas in apparently good health, went Frankfort. Ky., Dec 10. William this case. out to the stable to feed his horse, where he was taken sick and died in a Burton, colored, was sentenced to the To Itepreent Indiana. penitentiary for four years for horse OiAWFonD.sviLi.tf, Ind., Dec S. Prof. very short while from heart failure. stealing, in the Madison county (Ky ) A I.onlSTllie Failure. Campbell, of the department of physLouisville, Ky., Dec 1L T. H. Gar- circuit court ics, Wabash college, has been appointret & Co., snuff manufacturers, asFootball Game. ed by Gov. Matthews to represent InLexixotox, Ky., Dec 10. The 11 diana at the ninth annual irrigation signed Thursday. Assets and liabili-itie- s from Vanderbilt university, Nashville, about S2O.O0O each. congress, which meets at Phoenix, f. and the Kentucky State college team New Industry for IValton. T., the latter part of this month. Walton, Ky., Dec 11. A Cincinnati will meet on the local gridiron ChristPlead tinlltr to Manslaughter. preserve company will erect a canning mas Day. Cincinnati, Dec & Thomas Davis, uwtorv here next summer. Kentucky S tine College All Itlgbr. who killed Agnes Davis, his wife, at Lexington'. Ky., Dec 10. The trusPRESIDENT'S APPOINTMENTS. Front and Plum streets, pleaded guilty tees of the Kentucky State college Wed- to manslaughter before judge Evans A Xumber ,DSP."'" "e institution and of Them Sent to tho Senate for Monday. Sentence was deferred. pronounced it in good order in every ConUmutlon. y Washington, Dec 1L The president Joirx S. Lackev, of Cambridge City, Groom Agra 62, nride 10. sent to the senate the fol- has bought the young trotter, Red lowing nominations: Hopkinhville, Ky., Dec 10 Isaac Bee, by Kedficld, from Charles Beeson, John W. Ostrander, of Alaska, to bo Qafford, of Lafayette, aged 02, and Miss of Kennard. He is a promising L commissioner in and for the district of Fannie Ezell, aged 16 years, were mar- ried Tuesday evening. Alaska, to reside ut Knneau. Benjamin K. Kimberly, receiver of Kentucky Pensioners. Kvldence of a Bonnie Morder. public mouevs at Denver. Col. Washington, Dec 12. The followAlso recess appointments of receiv- - ' Warsaw, Ind., Dec. 10. llecent deing Kentuckians were pensioned Fri- ers of public moneys, Indian agents, velopments go to prove that the supday: Original Fayette Owsley, Ewett, collectors of internal revenues and posed murder by George Deacon of his Lincoln. Increase John Chadwell, promotions in the revenue cutter and aged wife and the suicide of himself by drowning in a large tank used Middleborough, BelJ. Reissue John marine hospital service. Link, Newport, Campbell. stock, which ocThe nomination of Wm. St John for watering Forman, of Illinois, to be commissioner curred near Plymouth on Sunday last, Kentucky Postmaster. was perpetrated by unknown parties. of internal revenue, is included. Washington, Dec 12. The followDetectives are now at work on tho case ing postmasters wvre appointed in It is feared that the famine in India and it is said they have a good clew. Kentucky Friday: Habit, Davies will be the worst ever known there in The supposition is that tho persons recounty, J. H. Harrison; Saulfley, Linspite of the recent rains, which it wa? sponsible for the deed first murdered coln county, Y. E. Daws; Heard, Oldbelieved would in a great measure re- tho old lady nnd then held her aged ham county, R. C Swinney. husband under the water in the tank lieve the suffering. Nice I,ind Deal. Talk of OtTorlnc a Reward. until life was, extinct in order to make Frankfort, Ky., Dec 11. A com- it appear a caso of murder and suicide, Dasville, Ky., JDec 12 R. G. Evans bought at auctionFriday 1,100 mittee of turnpike owners, headed by sad thus cover up their crime. acres of land belonging to the W. B. Joseph Robinson and Judge Ilord, callFailure of an Oil Firm. ed on Acting Gov. Worthington and j Cecil estate at S54.S5 an acre. Hartford Cttt, Ind.. DcclO. Thero asked him to offer a reward for the turnpike raiders in this county. Gov. was filed witli the county clerk hero Horse Wn Slioti t Lancaster, Ky., Dec & Sid Par- Worthington said that he was inclined by James T. Smith and Bernard F. ker, charged with shooting nnd killing to act, but that Gov. Jlradley had al- Whiting, under thefirm name of Smith a horse from under a young man named ready pawsed on the question. Wbilo & Whiting, of Wontpelier. a deed of asRaymond, at Buckeye, was brought to Gov. Worthington will not admit as signment to Walter S. Morton, of Smith & Whiting are oil jail here Tuesday much, ho may offer a reward if Gov. Montpelier. operators with headquarters at MontBradley shall not return soon. pelier and their assets are valued at Oat for Postmaster. Efl,50a The assignee filed his bond Want a Pardon for Tate. Fbankfobt. Ky.. Dec 9. Grant L. Roberts, brother of Sam. J. Roberts, Frakkfort, Ky., Dec. 11. Acting for 813,000. Liabilities are not known. of the republican state campaign comuov, ortnmgton was called on by a American Accidentally Killed. mittee, is an open candidate for post- delegation of prominent men from this Paris, Dec 10. A dispatch to the Le . city Thursday, who are heading the master of this city. Journal from Marseilles says that adj movement for a pardon for Defaulting vices Knntncky I'a-- t OITIcs Discontinued. Treasurer Dick Tate. Col. Thomas say received there irom 'Madagascar Washington, Dec 9. The post of- Rodman presented tho grounds that an American colonist named for a Lund has been accidentally shot fice at Olgie, Muhlenberg county, Ky., pardon, and but Gov. has been discontinued. Mail to Clifty. to pass upon the Worthington declined killed by a detachment of French application at this troops who had been sent to rescue time. Oxford Beats Cambridge. him from the rebels who had attacked r,o"Tn-r- . Tier, 10. Oxford beat Cam-- o More Blood May lis Sbed. him. Bahboursvtlle, Ky., Dec 11. Sort- y : ,dg. , Vo sington tWHlMn Id nnn.w.l.,....3 J .l..! .t !?' 1 nomas Adkerson Acquitted. nils ly a score o. 0 points to a s Lexington, Ky., Dec 1L Thomas murder trial, commencDenied Malirrlvlleees. Washington, Dec. JO. The post office ing here .Monday. Wednesday night Adkerson, who shot aud wounded department has denied the privileges "Will. Coombs, son of Judge Coombs. Charles Yonnjf in this county some of tbe mails to Lee Clarke & Co., al- whom Adkins and Fields are charged days ago, Vak acquitted in 'Sauire s&id, will leged to be issuing bogus fire insur- - j with killtogtrted to shootAdkins, bat Grayea' ut.! Younff, seo policies. ' na .cwo m ji - u pviwsuen. " 'iijjNiciiOLASViLLE, Ky., ld four-year-ol- ernor Will resign. ah uuc.Cr, i.i but: juuur biiai uic uUl guv' criminal period ui the circuit court Tuesdav morning. Last springCcllins cut his- .j, ,hroat fr)m eQr tQ ear jn july he was tried for murder- The jury faile(1 lo ajTree three for me sentence ana nine lor hanging. Tuesdiy on condition that he be given a life sentence in the penitentiary Collins' attorney withdrew the plea of "not guilty." Without a trial the jury brought in a verdict relegating the Negro to the pen for life. FOR LIFE. Tho Fate of Marshall Collins, Wlfe- Murderer, Settled. LrxtxoTox, Ky.. Dec 9. The fate of Marsnall Coiiius.the slayer of his wife, was settled at the opening of the about the reward offered by th8 Commonwealth for the conviction of Pearl Bryan's murderers, Gov. Bradley said Friday morning: "Yes, there havo been a number of applications for this reward. I do not know just 'how many. I havo nothing to do with this matter, and the law is very clear as to the proper proceeding. make her life "If the decision of the lower court in the Walling case Is affirmed, will the execution be a double one?' asked a Post correspondent. "I can't answer that," Allays governor. "The case may replied the be given a rehearing for all I know." TJtt1t4LScBi. tJS.1 VwStaSEST v?33i The attorney general received a letthe ter from Attorney Otto Pfleger, of Cincinnati, how to present 'Headache, claims ofaskingclient, A. W. Early, tho his the jgf, . .uramp3 Western Union operator, who. claims Hau-seand tho reward offered by tho commonwealth. so preEXTRA SESSION. pares the system that Chill-Birt- h is made Great Frrasnro llelne Ilronght to Bear Upon the Gorrrntir to Call One. easy and the time of recovery Louisville, many say "stronger pressure is beingKy., Dec to 12. Great shortened brought heir upon after than before confinement." Gov. Bradley to have him call an exIt insures safety to life of both tra session of the legislature to insure mother and child. All ssrho have tho election of a republican successor used "ftotber's Friend" say they to United States Senator Blackb-.r- n. interview at will never be "srithout it again. In an night, Senator AVashington Friday Mitchell, confineHo other remedy rob3 chairman of the senate committee on ment of its pain. privileges and elections said he would never vote to admit a senator ap"A cntnmer whoo irlto used 'Mother's Friend, ays that if cap. bad to CO tnrcuch tho ordeal pointed under the conditions 'proposed epein, end there wore but fonr bottles to he by Gov. Bradley. The city and county ohtolned.sndlho eoRHwasflWXOOrtr bottle, he republican committee of this district would have tlicra." GEO.LiVTON.Dajtoc.Obio. Friday night adopted resolutions calling on the governor to convene the Ikvk. StbTMIl,oniTM!ptofrrin;.ioPEREOTTLE. TO KXPnCTAVT MOTItrRS" mil-conUuune legislature in extra session for the vilu&blo information and Tuluotaiy testimonials. purpose of electing a senator. THE BRADRELD REGULATOR CO., Atlanta. Ca. 1 I "Mother's Friend" I - )iilk jli'ydSfKl.'" bell-buo- i 1 Lfe F You will want n present for some one sure, and why wait and worry so long, as to what vou shall get when it is a settled fact that jL 3IL re-lie-y- es S wEs&t&mm.i a y enable j the As tbe mariner to avoid sunken rocks and 3 shoals, so Dr. Bell's L;. a, and anUl I tried Dr. Bell's This wonderful remedy saved rcy life." -- J. B. ROSEL, GnnUbnif, 111. of dollars ! years. forPaid hundreds everythingto medicine, bat fallal tors and wards oir the serious consequences of a cough neglecU'd. It stops tbe cough aud cures tbe cause. for "I was seriously affected with a ciiDKbdoc- Mm ft ilk- - Is more IiijIiIv appreciated man anyilimjr else, uur siock is an in, so com- early lefoie it is nicked over and also avoid lhe j:reat riisJi jtts.1 helore holt d:tys, mid M'ieel from our line whalever you may want, and we will pt it Several have done (hi-aside and have, old "S.mta" deliver it for you. already, hnd why not you. , DR. BELL'S ev Is j ill U'U n a! rtg3 hrrr' J jltSfrti I trorget We have the Largest and Nicest Line ef EQCKERS ever brought to the City. a "" Pine-Tar-Hon- Grippe, La bronchitis. whooping cough, croup. AUdrafrbu 15o. Mc.ll boltlci or tBt spoil roi&t r prico by Til- I a guaranteed rare for all throat, lung and chest troubles. Including asthma, LSI "Orany"Utclf. Kwtlclao Co., Prndatib, E.I. FiltHlud O ir Din rs are 0 comfirfab'e you regret leaving lhe table. Our siinll Rocker.-- kei-j- lhe children quiet all day. ) ' Our 27-- 20 , JHI READY TO &i jifp 7HJS guiles make happy home?. .Our Spiii'gs and Mattresses cause you lo io home early. Our Folding Beds will not hurt you. Our Foldini: Couches allord lhe greatest pleasure. Our Wire Cols don't fail to see. Our Secretaries and Book-case- s are great variety. 7? :- - : SOLS BT ALL CRUUSCISTS. 2o--- '4 LITTLE HERO Lost nil Lire To narnlns .to Ills Brother at THcholnavlile. From I d ( , I A I h i t. y, I threatened her life often since they were married, a year ago. All this Rev. Mr. Meachem, who is of the Bap--i tist church, denies, and in his counter petition for divorce says his wife treats him cruelly, and when ho is sick in bed she receives visitors. Picked the Jailer's Pocket. Falmouth, Ky., Dec 12. Another jail delivery occurred here, making two in as many years. Jessie Handy, aged 16, colored, was jailed here not long since for attempting to assault a negro girl near here. Whe i Jailer Covin went into the jail at nine o'clock to look at the prisoners in their cells he locked the jail door after he went in. Young Uandy picked the jailer's pocket of the key, unlocked the door and made his escape. No other prisoners escaped. A reward has been offered. Newspaper Man in Trouble. 12. A. W.Gordon was before the police court Friday morning. The case was passed until Tuesday. Gordon came here two weeks ago, claiming to be on a visit to relatives. He called at several newspaper offices, where hfe introduced himself as OLD MAN'S SUIT. He Chtrces JJU Wife With Cruelty. IIopkiksville, Ky., Dec 12. Mrs. Nancy Meachem, aged 23 years, has filed suit for a divorce from Rev. Calvin Meachem, aged 80 years, on the grounds of mistreatment and failure to provide. She says that he has Twenty-Three-Year-O- ld SUPPLY THE TRADE Oar factory on Laurel Street in Iticli-no"it now runnim:, and we nre preparetl to lill orders for twist of tbe Our Side boards all s Our Hat-rack- new and will just finish your handsome. 1 (PEJ ftUEJl Our tork consis-t- of loo much to mention each item and all that is necessary, is tor to cive us a call, and we can lurnish you anything 3011 may wish for. Of' o5 H llr pzJbjil Our Undertaking Department is Always Complete. itwjtsutj iruuvnTu inxuxruu ui.'TjrnjvixnjTJTjTjT iirLTLrLTLr - "D. fci. V isra "Pair 0! Jacks" ljljTjljljljinnnnnjvriririjijxrijx.-ijTj-ij-- ' -- Brandp, three Rr.tdcs. "We can pave you monet Send 11s a trial onler; joii will Espebe jhul willi our produtht. cially pleased to hear from country mer- UGHANAN :t2 frrilBl rLruxrurnnjiJirurijxririaxnnJxrtJTiir AND KlffiERSTflFF. -- chants. FURNITURE AND MORTICIANS. White 49 g Ross, BjJlmiljP a?HJBpljp SfigfriiJi "fifc. y.."V Richmond, Ky. ajJMrIajJ EplI!jr5IIfrr --- li 4 n ssf-- . r-- V sr ." SaT" - 1 ui I l)ivj . - 10 " 'ijy Wl? ;w( m j f ?SvSoVovSgvevo9vS?iG rk pill LflllOlil " Qk ly 1 Louisville, Ky., Dec i S i" The exact thins: for 3onr p 1 C 11 ---- Ant-tlie- r t, the city editor of the Minneapolis Tribune lie was arrested, suspected of trying to victimize typewriter dealers. Gordon is said to be wanted at Cleveland and other cities. Revenue Officials Burton and Uuckner reported to the custom house Friday an important raid by them upon a larg-- moon- shine distillery in Taylor county. The still was well equipped, and it was dis- covered accidentally. Three men were at work. Two of the men fled, leaving their coats and pistols behind them, but a third, James Kuntz, was dis armed and captured. The still was destroyed. Dec. 12. -3 Fall - Plowing.- ' (.1 1 '. AV HK AT T) KILLS .' M S ', nninn w I Vrf V ' f! e CM fe -- J'ffiSfev Ponoo ai!Li o Oi UUIjUO c c, Q) Louisville, Ky., They Blade Moonshine Whlslcy. Mr.-cin- . i 1 . ' So,-0- HARROWS, ROLLERS, HARDWARE, - S$ i B fete i nnr hs j5tt?!--1?9fj4BR"K-'r?'3PTnnlrnt-- e ' ' Lexing-coverc- o j Ex-May- or 29,-0- The state penitentiary commissioners held a ses- sion Friday afternoon to consider tho charges against Adjutant A. G. Sharp-leof the state militia, who is now a guard at the Frankfort penitentiary. After hearing statements from tho warden, Sharpley and others, the board adopted a resolution directing the warden to dismiss Sharpley for a breach of the prison rules. FitANKFOKT, Ky., Dec. 12. y, Sharpley Must (io, Shacketf ore! J -- 1in riTwrn t'-& ieotry, w 1 J 'i MiMi hi RICHMOND. m l KEaVIUCKY. r mn nnrr . (o Gb y -- y-v O L 'e 'av tid "T?c-,- ,3 mlmk .a3 6 "C'11 M "T Hv "T336 e) G) ei ) J IT H TT 4 "3T -f lil 6 c. ( w n l in i i in in in u Tfif o ) FX Ag XTSz&y J& KA tS& T" 7 EAE JapaKeja GjlSr'il M C cPe-"':,- l (O V tf-V Jackets ji!1 sticss iipnu the jn;ilii designed in the latest of C:ijh- fa.-!n..- n. (a Prices will suit you. f- c- STiVT m e. to ) Be-gl- e, A Conference IVlth Jlradley. Ky., Dec. IS. A conference between Gov. Uradley and Attor- Frankfort, ZZS n, ney General Taylor iTriday afternoon is believed to have an important political significance. Gen. Taylor is recognized as the chief lieutenant and adviser of Congressman Hunter in his race for the senate, and it is practically certain that the conference Friday afternoon related to the talked-o- f ex- Will euro nit kind fl .. V7 l. sited to T'larantce witli liiJ1.0O Uores, tu refund t'lw m'nT if l'lle CuraJuuir, tL. ruul,llS-- ., rcb ourcLCiiitvf irici. Ino hv W G "Wliito. nntirtiist . Iticllllinnil Ky 't-;te jj ti K of Pilrs. rifl .a.. f H. ! V-h- r wfliir COcperbox. 50 an. li hj ipree Li..r B S fi5 lUtf Ka' f? V XT? ,(., 25c. iiUrnno ? V- 4... iA rl th this torrllila Pile Ointrasnt. 25 -" - i it fcuy ! (A --NTOarTOjTSTins lc: nretllfS le. brass pirs " lo mnrblnM lc. (iarter rililxui, cotton and htlk, 5, S, !, nl Ilea yard, sli Floor oil ciotli 20e a :ml. Mt Uoy'f. sui''i!tlers 5c. Fanners heavy braces 12 and 20i-- . suspeiulers S lo oOc. .Mij.-e-s and ladies niits, a large assortment, 10c up; alt slab-- 2Cice wliitc fiametl uurrurs 10c Mirrora 9x12 0e. Clarks Thrt.i.! 4 ceiils a ppool. Lamp nicks or a dozen. a OJ CS11 H tr (0 -- s LAW n i I J n n m m Bjr KCX B e& "IJ3 Ef I i- Z) i tra session. C) -- the Illehrr Court. Lfjcington, Ky., Dec 11. Duncan, who claims that he is entitled to the office of mayor of Lexington, and whose suit against Mayor Simrall was dismissed in the circuit court here, h is appealed his case to the higher court at Frankfort. Railway 1reck ir Newton. Ky. Georgetown. Ky., Dec 11. A mixed train on the Kentucky Midland was wrecked near Newton Wednesday night. The injured are: Conductor Pettit, Trainmen Pat Callahan, Dick O'Donnell, Jim Biggs. Cleveland, and Meade; F. I Dnrkhan. of Newton, a passenger. None will die To Ex-May- or TJOTTTSTSr. 5 LlT, -- 3T f3frOOOOe0005f - Has Recently Baeu Converted Into a Modern Palace Halls and Entrance are Marble and Tiling of tho Finest Qntlity. 2000 Yards ot Brilliait, New Velvet Carpet Adorn the Floors - - DtT S, rAULtlltS m AND IIPPKU UALI. - - Offices and Din!ng-Roo- Beautifully Dscortcd and Bril , liantly Lighted Considered THE MARKETS. Flour Winter potent. l CiscisxATl. Dea 25(5.4.60; ,ay resPcct-ThursdaI ani-ma- !alr to cood light, t&253.43-- . common and roughs. 12.503a ia Cattle Pair to good shipper. $1753 1 50; Choice, H0OL70: good to choice butchers, 13.0331 40; fair to medium butchers, (3.2S& 175. common 12.23iJ2.75. Sheep abd Laubs Sheep Market steady. Extras. J125t50; cood to choice. 12.75S3 15; sommon to fair, 12.003 Lambs Extras. tfJ2t.'0. good to choice, S3.S5&4 25; commoa so fair. Viat, CALVEt Pair to cood light, S12S3 175: extr.1, t5.0)&3.2S: common and large. Ii50 H00G.-a3.73. rejected mixed, track, 17c: rejected mixed, track, 10Kc Rye No. 2 quotabls at 41(3123, Hogs Market fairly active at 5c decllna, Select shippers. M.333S.25: select butchers', IX25&3 30; fair to good packers'. 125: low trades. G50i73: spring fancy, I18J &L23: do family, fatOjaso: rye, JH.70ft2.S0 per brL Wheat Sales: No. 2 red. 93c; sample red, track, SOc: rejected red, 76c on track. Corn No. 2 white Is quotable at 21J23KO. Sales: Yellow, ear, track; 21Hc. Oais Sales: No. 2 white. Kc: rejected mixed, track, 17c; No. 2 white, old. track, 24o: do family. ,a5 11 M.753195: do fancy, ?.80. extra, JiTo Its Equipments throughout are without a Superior in the South, rate of .... Charges I-OVEE $lo,ooo &t VI. SSSSSSS5SSSSSSfiSSS3SSSSSSSSSS-5SSSS53S.- Have Been Expended in This Recent Improvement. RHTES $2: $2.50 PER DHY h Milk, Jr., krni s Hair brushes 10. 15 and 25c Teth Iruslie? 5 lo2-2Gilt edge shoe dressing 20c. Shoe luces tor doseiu z n Knittiiif sill- - 13 . 2 for 25c, all colors. Embroider 6iJR, per skeins 7c 1'iipe and fiio silk ' rkein or 30c dozen. Cologne 3 to 50c. Darning cotton Jc Spool silk (10ft yard 3 spools thread 10c. Knitting needier 2c eet. Hair pins !, 2, 3 .uid " box. Lunch boxes 15 nnd 20c. Dolls 3c Chair bottoms 5c, all sizes. crass head tacks oo 1'X. risli lines Ic ench ; books 2c ! Pepper and stilt boxes 5 and 10c. Butterflv veil catch 10c. Veiling 3, S, 10. 13, 15, awl 2"x- t.ir Belts (va.hable) 23c. Mens and ladies' hankerchiefs 5 to 2oc KidcHrieis .V Pocket liookts 3 to S3e each. 12 dozen buttons 3c Pearl buttons oc. Sleeve holders V ; Mourning pins 2c box. Hooks and eyes lc card. Automatic jwnis ton, no needle required, 10c box. pins 2 ami 3c card. '. 25c each. Invisible hair pins 2c box. c milk soap 7c (box 3 caket.) 'JOe Baby hair brushes (white) ISc. Shirt buttons (12 dozen on card) 3c a card. Seaming braid oc. Tape lc. Slate pencils 2c a dozcu. Lead pencils lc. Sboe blacking, 10c box for 5c. Machine oil (large- - bo lb ) oe. pins ;c in. Tbiinbles lc. Ahk to see our line. of ladies' and rents belts 10c up. AVe liave the nicest combb ever seen ia Rieliinond. of fee our 5 and 10c comb; oilier houses get 13 aud :29c Uuppy vi hips 10c up. Combs 3 to 2J)c. Castile soap 3 and 5e per cake. Tar soap 5c Turkisli bath soap "c Glycerine soap 5e. B'i:tt e ) e) r (o (o 6) e) o o e (o S) ! e m 6) (0 - 1 I mtiles Silk "Windsor ties, solid colors, 10c Dress shields."). 8, .in-- ' frames 20c Babies? bibs 5 and 10c, with nipple attached. Bl4es iii (bound) bibs 3c. Tow els 5 to 33c Crash for loueihig-h-Hp- Walking canes 25c. Babv coiutorters Sc. Kubber brills 5c. llu Lare picture 10c. o) (o CJ o o S) ) c) e) o ra $S. HON. C. T. CALDWELL, "ofP.irkersburg, W. Va., Eecommends Wn;lits Celery Capsules. " - J i 1 ZiJ 1 winter uohIs in partnient, we will for a few days make a great reduction in pn is tbe lime to get a new bat or bonnet clu-ap- . Mill imtdv UiiulliUtV in nno nUUUli, i onin to fl- - i ut !ii- - C) C) C) O) ADVANCE. ELDER'S BARGAIN Jl.iiii Street, Richmond Kv. STORE, (o fine merino. 0310c per fc.r quartir-bloo- d clothln?. l313c; medium, lelalne and clothing. 125J1 Ic: braid, lll-'nedium combing, I J&HKc Washed, nne o. X to XX, 13c: medium clothing. 11316c; loliine fleece. 113l0i; long combing. 1531 60; luafter-b'.oo- d and low. 133Uc. commoa loarse. llQlSc; choice, 17Qlss; average, 18317a Nbw Yobk. Dec. 12. December. 87Mc; Mrch. 8K389o: tfar. frS July. 8JX681Uc Woor.-Unwasbed. me-ind, "BIG- - FOUR" ROUTE ? 2ZffvV a) -- SEST LINE TO AND FROM CHICAGO. Kolhl Vctlliu'etl Trnniit, w:tli IlufTeL rarlor Cart, Klesrxnl Coclies DIiiIhk ''up, Wugupi Slojplne Cnn, niM lieNl improved Prvie Ixipnrlnient I inlet s'fei'h'sj Curs, mni;nlrl-crini- y tiirnNlied with tullet irooMirle.s In tucli cominrtiueiit. liesst lei initial nation. . IV- - " iplili0rNfc 1 V Easily. Q2!2k!7.prE2ns3i!R23i::-it ramp t'li WnT Cohn-N- o. mo-nin- g. Wheat No. 2 red, csn and December, H'c: May. 95Xc: Na 3 red, cosh, KJKo; No. 3 Conic No. 2 mixed, cash, sSKc; No. 2 do. 0K: No. 2 yellow. 22a CHts-- No. 2 mixed. May, 21Hcr Ka 3 white, Oats Western. 2232o. 24Xc Toledo, O.. Dec. 85c, 2, 283iOo: May, aic. May, q 12. Pabkersbdkg, 'Vf. Va., January 26, 1995. B5F0RE - l AFTER lost Vitality, Nerrons tVajrtlos DlBQaxa w a wanes . w l rtsbltlty, TU'ln Hr"T. l ana all Wea.'aevcJ realtnc tmm etr T cr . UzV-'losaTESdresjonrecisteip.-'Coxtxwss. THo ltnjt ilirtlel ae Co, S r. Faul, i;-- n. -- i rtlio ash 18Ja Kte Na 2 cash, WniAT-December; 33c; No. 2 do; 31 Kc. Hay. 805i.G80.Vc. Chicago, Dea ti 76;;c: Januarr. 77Ko: January, light; no 17tfc; May, 12. Cobk I December, 22Kc; January. ISc; May, 17c; Oats December. lange. Hoos-Go- , Cattle od Shipments ISDIASArous. Ind, Dea quotabla 5 3503.10. aid to choice medium and heavy. mixed and hcaTy. f3.2SQay good es- Wed-ncd.i- 1 Fields-Adkin- FAiTHFUii men ok WANTED travel for responsible it-i- s - unrita . '' if - - , f Aw' '- I- -- "--; tablished house Salarv Charles T I LDWEIX. H. 0. M'COEMIOK 780 and expenses. 5SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS5 Position pornia-- v D. B. MASTIN nenc. lieierence. .unclose SoldbyT.&Bagan, D; ixist. Price stamped envelope. The 0 rantfl and $1.00 tier box. balUrdrng- - Passenger Traffic Mgr.a Geo. P.tl TStt- - Agt tXISEBOmSREET. i u National, Star Insurance-Bldc- .. t r IT) ntntiuAun tlt o. 1 rWsBpl. J &r 'UiriULKiNAXl, U- - 1 t tore aod .j KftifllWIU, kU i- if sr. xr: .' . u ... s it ed Tun "Wbight Med. Co., Columbus, I have been using Wright's Celery Capsules shice November, 1594Tand find them to t as recomtljking them I first be'-m-n mended. while at Hot Springs. Atk under treatment for Sciatic Rhenmatisref, Liver and Stomach trouble, Constipation which I had been a long sufferer. 1 found the Celery Capsules gave me great relief from the beginning nnd havii used them ever since. "With pleasure'! and unsolicited, I recommend them to any and all suffering with like afflictions or either of them. Very truly yoursi ST- far., ("ouclie ami LOUIS. tlieUIs-giceabl- CSSold by 7. G. White, Drujrgest, Richmond, Ky. oUd Trniii wllh IIiiRel Parlor Ulnlnir Otrsunil Winner tluirrt KlcepinuCnr. KuterlnsSt I.oiiUnver Hie .Nfw JUTCii'iniVilrldge, avolillng o tQimel. & BOSTON Tlia only Tlirousli Hlpeplup Canine rrom ClnriniiR'i. Elegnnl Wajjner rslefpiiiK Ur. me? ?f U'TiS Vi ta o'a.)(to K.HE .T0U PATS THE I0RI MEAL OLD FASHIONED MILL STONE BYTHE PROCESS. NEW YORK. The "Southwestern Llmilo-- r flii!l 1 Vcstl rulwl Trnlni, with Ciinibiim'lou Library, Biiirct nnd Siiuoltlns Curs, Waatie'1 Slefplnic b in, K.'r gaut Clinches nnd Uinliifr, Cam. Iiml lnapnen(rersln Mew Yorfe City ntnli ret Depot Positively no Ferry Trunsfer. Biareyour ticket reads via "BIQ FOUR' FREIGHT, PAY FOR THE. on hand. mill at Corner of Ontnge ai" r Orchard streets, near the old priru-inin Richmond. Custom etc done. Meal, Bran, Ship-stu- tI I have started a steam com me.--j gr DRINKS. "Hogeobinson, a negro hewtTVoyaarsolU, - . -- W TJ -f-- r O . - M' I c4l. .... i ;iiHeo. .- J?l; .. J.W.Rymei. living n in H I B, 2