Custer County Republican. (Broken Bow, Neb.) 1882-1921, December 28, 1899, Image 1
Btuto Hist Librarian boololjr _ " n VOL XVIII , BROKEN BOW , CUSTER COUNTY , NEBRASKA , THURSDAY , DECEMBER 28 1899-EIGHT PAGES , NO 28 if n. li il gMwSK $4i " ' "Ms'-a o-o J f ? ! ! ft I II. . ' i J Graduate of Chicago Ophthalmic ColleRO. ' , [ ' ' PENN & DOKRIS , BLACKSMITHS. All rfliids ot work In our lice done promptly and In first-class order. . Bed Sbjp on the corner , west of ifao hose bouse. Give us a trial. New Grand Central Livery and Feed Barn , JOSEPH B. SMITH , Prop. New ig ! * and good tcr.mB. Mcec reasonable Clinton Day , PHV8ICIAIS AND SURGEON , Broken Bow , Neb. Oinceover Hyorson'sifRrocery. Realy Gtb house west of Baptist church. Richardson's Livery AND FEED STABLE , at the old stand , between the Burling ton and Globe Hotels Telephone con nection. Headquarters of Callnwny Bingo line , Single and double rigs. Rstea reasonable. Local Mention. Job printing at this office. The Gold King , January 5th 1000. Cannon City coal ot Dierka Lumber Co. WANTED Good nnvy brans , DOUGLAS & BlRNBT. Cell on O. P. Porloy , agent for Pasteur Black Log Vaccine. Robt. Birnoy spent Christmas at Grand Island with his parents. Chaplain Mailly is in the oity the guept of members of Co. M. Carnegie hnfl donated $75,000 to the city library fund of Lincoln , Now is the time to renew your subscription to tbo REPUBLICAN. E. M. Coleman , of Merna , waa a friundly visitor at this office Tues day. The REPUBLICAN and both thu illustrated and Weekly Bee for * 2 45. The REPUBLICAN and Inter Ocean for $1.50. The REPUBLICAN and State Journal for $1 85. Mr. and Mrs. Butler of Lincoln spent Christmas in tbo city , the guests of E II. Porooll and family. Foil SALE Twenty aero farm , ono milo of Broken Bow ; buildlngp ; good well. Enquire at this office. Jan. Coanor and wife went to Co- aid Thursday on a visit , returning Tueafday They report a fine time. J.L Walker of Walworth was a oity vipitor Tuemlay. The RKPUB- LICAN acknowledges a welcome call. Fresh homemade bread for sale at Fa.mer's Restaurant , third door north of post office , Broken Bow , Neb. Neb.Mr. Mr. and Mrs. Stemler , of Hum boldt , spent Christmas in the city , the guests-of Mr and Mrs. J. S Hadden. Miss Verda Thorpe's school at Prairie Center gave an entertain ment Friday night at'tho olose of the first terra Mesdames Day , Armour and Par * uienter will give a novelty aooable at the residence of Dr. Day Friday evening Deo. 99. All are invited. A client offers $300 mortgage , duo $100 each year , at 7 per cent , secured on 100 acres , Cupter Co , for $ a75 cash. 1 WILLIB CADWBLL Rev. J. S. Hadden will occupy the pulpit in the Baptist ohuroh Sunday morning and evening , in the absence of Rev. Megan , who will attend tbo Fifth Sunday ranee- ing with the Second Eudoll church. THE UUSTER UOUNTY REPUBLICAN Is the only republican newspaper published in Broken Bow and it up to date with news at the County Seat. It is the oldest paper in the county , and having the largest cir culation it is the published in Caster county. The subscription price is only IDolletx * As an inducement to all in arrcare or new subscribers who pay a year in advance , we w'll furnish the S1 , PAEM JOURNAL FIVE YEAHS from the first of January FREE. This is a farm journal in which all farmers , gardeners and house keepers would be interested. - : - SEE OUH CLUBBHTG LISI - : - with the Inter Ocean , Bee , Journal and other papers. Ad. dress , The Ouster County Republican , Broken Bow , Nebraska. * * J. R. Maupin and wife , of Volis- a , Iowa , are visilino ; in the city with their parents , Mr and Mrs. T. . Maupin. M. E. Sohnoringor , treasurer * loot , has moved to the oity. lie will occupy the residence property f Dr. R. B. Mullina. Rev. J. II. Woods and wife , of tlason Oity , are visiting in the oity bis week , the guests of A. G. 3ookhaokor and Inmily. G. T. Robinson and wife wont to 3ranc ) Island Saturday to visit the amily of their brother R , L Rob- naon. They returned Tuesday voning. G. L Lang , of Lenox , Ii wa , who me been visiting his sons , Warren nd Horace in this county far the mat five weeks , returned home last Friday. Avalo Vannioe came up from Grand Island Friday night , where IB is atlundintj college , to spend thu loliday vacation at home. Ho is lighly pleased with the school. Minnie and Ama Amsberry , laughters of ye scribe , who an- caching at Round Groyo and Dun uing respectively , are spending heir vacation at homo this week. Farms for sale and lands for rent. 3ow is the time to got a farm cheap , as the cheap farms arc all going and ) rioes are commencing to advance apidly. J.G.Brenizor. Holiday rntua via the Burlington Route , Deo. 23 , 24 , 36 , 30 , 31 and Jan. 1 , between stations not more than 200 miles apart. Liberal return limit. See nearest agent. The "Week of Prayer" will bo observed in the Presbyterian church during the first week of Jan. Meet- ngs will begin on Monday night. Lvory person who desires , come. 0. P. Perley is closing out his entire business and offering great ) argaius in groceries , dry goods , clothing , boots and shoes , farm mplemente , wagons , buggies , etc. Rev. J. W. Megan will commence a series of meetings in the King school house Monday nioht Jan.1st 1000. All who can make it conve nient are cordially invited to attend. Ex-Gov. Furnas , of Brownville , was married on Christmas day to Mrs. S E. Jamison. She was fifty rears old on the date of her mar- lago. Furnas is in his seventy ifth year. Oh say , have you seen any of my stamp pictures ? If not , call and see them iu our window , Rumcrn- ) or the place , 2d door south of 3ank of Commerce. H. L. FRAZIKD. The cbancea for Goebel to unseat 3ov. Taylor in the legislature of Kentucky are not very flattering , aa number of the democrats from whom he had hoped to receive sup port are not with him. MAKBTBD At the residence of the officiating minister , in Berwyn : ownahip , on Deo. US , 1800 , Mr. Tom Birtwell and Miss Emma Winch , both of Ouster county. R. BELLIH. The indications are at the pres ent time that Quay will lack four of having enough votes of being seated when his case comes up. The probabilities are that the re- quir"d number will bo hard for him to got. The date of the Gold King has been set for Jan. 5th 1000 The favorite of last year with addition of now specialties by tbo beat local talent : not a stale thing in the lot Remember the date. "Prices 10 , 20 ) and SOots. Senator-elect Olark , of Montana , is yet liable to find that hia seat in the senate ia not a sure thing. His attorney , John B. Wellcome , who waa charged with bribery in secur ing Clark's election to the senate has boon disbarred by the Montana supreme court. There will bo a mass meeting of the A nti-Saloon League at the M E. church in this oity on Sunday Dec. Si , at 3 p m. The nicling will be addreabod by Rev. Horna day , with perhapH supplementary remarks by others. DIKD Little Inofl Rosetta , two weeks old , daughter of Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Gibbons , ni LomaxNeb. Doc 22 , Mr. and Mr P. Gibbon have the heartfelt sympathy of al who know them , The following lines aae composed for the inemorj of little Ines ; Ltttle Inos w i onr darling , acnt here on cart' 'or ns to love , Bat the ingeU th j hfiTO called her to ( but bean lifal borne aim * . A Evangelist D. L Moody died at his borne at Northtiold , Mass. , Fri day of last week , the result of sick * noas contracted about a month ago while holding a series of meetings at Kansas Oity. Hia funeral was Hold Tuesday of this week. T. he Golden plot of the Goldou King sot with the jewels of song , dance etc will bo n present your wife , sweetheart or daughter will enjoy for many a day. Come out nnd expect a genuine tnirpriso and deut forget the date. Seata ou bale at the usual places. Ed Myers , wbilo attending a shooting mutch at Georgetown last Friday , accidently discharged his gun and shot off the end of his great too on the right foot. Ho is now able to bo around , and consoles himself-that he "got two turkeys. " But he is not willing to give an. other toe for two more. A novelty sociable will be given at the homo of Dr. Day Friday evening , by Mesdumos Day , Armour and P.umentor. Refreshments will be served , The bill of fair will bo from one to ( orty seven cents. The proceeds will bo used to buy a carpet for the Baptist ohuroh. The patron * age of the public is solicited. bnow to the depth of about two inches at this writing , Wednesday afternoon , covers the ground. Snow began falling Tuesday morning and continued to fall mout of the time until this afternoon , but as the weather 10 warm the greater portion of it moltod. Those that have sleighs are out today making good use of them. Thu ladioa of the M. E. church will give a grand Now England dinner on N6w if ears , iu the VVildo building. Come and cat all you can for 25 cents. Roast turkey , boiled chicken and gravy , cranberry anuco , mince pie , pumpkin pie , and everything that goe.3 with a fine dinner. Come and see how wo are going to live in 1000. Christmas exorcises wore observ ed by all the Sunday schools of the uty Saturday night. A plonsant and profitable time is reported at each. Monday waa generally ob served by the people , including the merohate , whioh gave the day very much the appearance of Sunday , with the absence of tbo ring of the church bolls. Several improved the opportunity by remembering the poor in a commendable way. L l ua see , 0 and 1 nioro make 10 ; 00 and 1 more make 100 ; it takes 100 years to make a century ; wo now bavo rounded up 1800 years , one more year will make 1000. If the above computation is true this century will not bo com * pioted until Deo. 81 , IS o'clock p. m. , 1000 , whioh is the beginning of Jan. 1 , 1001. Yet there are those who continue to speak of the end of this year as being the end of the present contury. The Christmas tree entertainment at the Baptist ohuroh Saturday night was a highly creditable affair. A tree well loaded with toys , candies nnd uuta for the children waa the main attaotion , yet a fine literary enter , tainment waa rendered whioh waa very much appreciated by old and young. The exerciser reflected credit on both the pupile participa ting and the programo commmittoo who had the work in chrgo. J. C , Mauliok has purchased property at Seneca , Kansas , and expects to move there the first of next week. Wo understand that his nnw purchase is a fine home , well improved , and that it is well sot in fruit troes. Mr. Mauliok has boon identified with Broken Bow from its early history , and it ia with regret his many friends learn that he bus decided to leave ua. The best wishes of the REPUBLICAN go with him and Mrs. Mauliok , and we hope they may not bo disappointed in their now home , They have cold their homo hero to Dr. C , L. Mullins. The fall term of the King school District No. 82 , closed on last Fri day , Dec. 22. The following pro gram was rendered by the school Song , by school ; recitation , Jcssio Burt ; recitation , Roy Plullipn ; reo itation , Julia Vistrup ; song. Mils Whalov ; reoitntion , Clara Wind- nn lo ; reoitntion , Rlanoho Burt recitation , Edna Phillips ; recitation Stowrt Bready ; song by school recitation , Ama L Bready ; recita tion , Millie J , Winduagle * aong Miss Whalny ; recitation , Esthu West ; closing song , No. 102 , Pen- taooHtal hymn book. Ama Broady Laura Vintrup , B'ttiixhc ' Burt , com mittee. Mua Adda Whaley , Teacher fiussfj Baking Powder Made from pure cream of tartar. Safeguards the food against alum * Alum baking powders arc tfic crcat t mcnaccrs to health of the present day. _ _ _ ftOVAl DAKINQ POWCtB CO. , SEW > 0 1K. Re > v. J. S. lladdou baa Bold his personal property with the view of moving to southern California , in a couple of weeks , During Mr. and MrH.Uaddon'u residence hero they have in nil o many warm friends who regret very muuh to have thorn leave In society and ohuroh oirolos whore they hnvu been quite prominent and efficient workers they will bo greatly missed * The boat wishes of their many friends of Broken Bow and vicinity will accompany thorn to their now homo. The Omaha Boo announces another colored edition of its illustrated paper. The illustrated Boo ia the handsomest and most lutorcatiug paper published in the west , and no one should miss a Christmas issuo. For your susoriptiou to the Illtiatrat- tfritlH Mlinrlnv Itnn Itrttli Trki * ftQ fin i year , or to the Illustrated and Weekly Boo both for $1.60 a year. Begin with the Christmas issue , w. TIIU BKK PUIIUSLUNG Co. G. B. Greenwood , one of the pioneer settlers of Clear Creek , died uddonly Saturday night i Ansloy , while at the supper table. lie was "n his usual health apparently when 10 took his place at the tablo. " "rVhon naked if ho would have oof * oo ho answered iu the affirmative , whioh were the hint worda ho spoke. Io was buried Tuesday at Woator- -illo beside his daughter , the twin inter of Mrs. E. J. Powell , uow of Jaraohuto , Colorado. Thu deoeasod was born May 30 1817 , n Lee Now York , and was married oRoona Crawford of SullivanNew , York , July 28 , 1842. To them wore born thirteen children , of whom ight are loft to mourn his domibo , hrco of whom reside in Ouster Co. , Mrs. M. J. Noorian , Broken Bow , Mrs Margaret Spoucor , Borwynand Mra Emma Henderson , Douglas Grove. Lie moved to Aurora , Ilia , u 1856 , to Iowa in 1857 , from Iowa o Nebraska in 1870. lie was D hia eighty second year and vould have boon eighty-three had he lived until the 30th of next May. Ho waa in comfortable oir- aumatanoes and haa not been comt oiled to work for hia support for wonty years. Besides notes and Credits of several hundred dollars and a farm , ho had between $000 and $700 iu cash. Married. TAI.BOT jEWitT-At tbti residence ot tbo brld 'n parents , Obrlitmus ulgtit V. O- Talbot and Mle Kva Jowott. Key. Hallley , late ctiaplaln ot tbo let Neb llcglment , officiating , The bride is the oldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Jewott , and me boon deputy post mistress un der her father since hu has had charge of the office hero. She la a young lady of culture and refine ntint , and numbers an her admiring friends her entire acquaintance. The groom is the younger son of Dr. and Mrs. R. C. Talbot. lie is a druggist by profession and until the opening of the American-Span ish war was the efficient clerk in Haoberlo'fl drug store. As Lieuten ant of the Holoomb Guards ho en listed with his company in the U.S. service , whore ho waa commissioned aa First Lieutenant of company M of thu 1st Nebraska regiment. In the absence of the captain of the company ho officiated aa captain until about the 1st of February , 1800 , when ho was promoted to the rank of captain of company G. , in which capacity he served with dis tinction until the regiment was mustered out. He was the late candidate for sheriff on the repub lican ticket , and was only short eighty-two votes of election. He IH now engaged in the cattle busi ness and already has a fine bunch of cattle aa a beginning. The wed ding wan a quiet affair , only the immediate members of the two families being present. The RE PUBLICAN extends congratulations to Mr. and Mia. Talbot on their now relations , and wishes thorn many yoara of useful , happy and prosperous livoa together , Caltlo. Joss Gundy haa at all tiiuea on lia ranch , six miloa aouthw at of broken Bow stock cattle for sale. Terms made oil application. tf CooT Try Wilson Bros , for all kindi of hard and soft coal , and see if they do not merit auuh favors in quality , weights and price. s98 4t Horses andMulet Wanted. I will bo at Kennedy's Barn in Broken Bow Saturday , December 30. Bring in your mules and horse * and got the highest market price. 2t. A. B * Cattle For Sale. One thousand head of ono , two and throe year old steers also eight hundred head of stook oattlo. For particulars enquire of W. C. Greg ory , tf. Clorgyiuou. Applications for -half faro per mits for the year 1900 will bo re ceived , and clergymen arc urged to make their applications at onoo. H. L. Onusnr. Local Act. NOTICE. The First National Bank of Broken Bow , located at Broken Bow , iu the State of Nebraska , is olosing up its affairs. All note aoldros and others , creditors of said association , arc therefore hereby notified to present the notes and other claims against the association for payment. Dated Oot. 23 , 1800. 11. H. G. ROGERS , Cashier. A. W. Drake's holiday goods are arriving. Come and BOO him for toya pictures , frames , easels , screens , our * tain rods , poles , trimmings eel. Universal low priooa on dishes , gasswaro , china cups and sauoora outlory. and spoons , rockers , oontor- tables couches and iron bods. Throe doors south -of Bank of Commerce , west side of square. Resolution * The following resolutions woio drawn up by the Ministerial Asso ciation of Broken Bow : Whereas , Rev. W.H.D.Hornaday a brother mmator fools that ho ia called to the wor. * of Temperance , under the auspices of the auti aalooa league 1t , and is soon to leave our com munity , the ministers of Brokoa Bow desire to express their appieoi * ation of Bro. Horaaday and of hia very successful work iu the Episco pal Methodist ohuroh of Broken Bow. He haa built up a strong oougregration , made it the strongest in i the oity. His labors apeak to every one who views the beautiful ohuroh edifice he has ereoted by his tiroloHB efforts. The Methodist ohuroh in Broken Bow is a monument ment of hia work Ho has boon a zealous worker in the cause of temperance , for good municipal government , for the Sun day school work of Cantor county. We desire to recommend Bro. Hornaday J to the churches of Nob. whore-over ho may labor , , and pray the blessing of God may attend hit efforts. J. W. MEQAK , President. T. B. MoDoNNALD , Secretary. Clubbing The REPUBLICAN offers the boat latcs on subscription you oan got anywhere. See our prices. The Illustrated Boo Tlio WeoUlr Bee < . . . . . . . ; . . . . . ; . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . " < * Tbo Inter Ocean 1.00 Tue Parm Journal . . 1.00 The Globe Democrat l.W Tbo Toledo Blade 1.00 The Itepubllcan . . . . 1.00 Wo will furnish you the whole list one year for $3.05. Or we will give you The Republican and Illustrated and Weekly Ho for & . > Tbo Ilopubllcan and Inter Ocean for l.W Too Itopubllcau uud Globe Democrat for. . . . l.W Tbo Itopabllcin andToUdo Bladofor _ l.W To anyone who accepts any of the above offers between now and the first of January , 1000 , we will give the Farm Journal for five years fee ; or to anyone who paya up. Now is your timo. Watch for the Christmas iaauo of the Omaha IllustratodBeo ( , sixteen pages and a beautiful colored cover. Tbo Omaha Bee has spared no expense in preparing a Christmas feast for its readers in its Christmas isauo of the Omaha Illustrated See. The cover will bo in colors , and , taken as a whole , although it seems hard to believe , it will surpass in beauty most of the eastern maga * ziues. The Bee never does thtaga by halves , 8w.