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Men. noi P«rtjr;
Fearless, ladepeadnt u4 HMCst.
LEXINGTON KENTUCKY SATURDAY JANUARY 27 1900
Sale Now Open
;tock Marked Down
iWlKMl) ♦ v*^!' did and nobody ever will h«Te tbe
at BDch iiae good^ at tlie
Low Prices Quoted
Twfiitv-tife SakHMMK insure prompt eerfiee..
X(, (7(M».!s ht^nt on approvaL
I^OfHNts 8tdd on credit.
Early pnrebasi'ra will iMTecbOM^ and we wiii ]r%
(»niy twenty people in at one time, and aeieet
iliost' uearest tbe door.
IRAVES, COX & CO.
Spirit of tiie Priiss.
USMimlffky Mw goftanior goea for
the Ijaehm with % rmgmnf and
BDggests that the LeKialatare eoaet
laws whereby the connty in which a
a Ijnchiog takes place shall pay to the
family ot the victim a large enm of
money as iDdemnity. This will otop
the bosiaeaa; for the lliaaissippi hoos
ier doB't wsai to be taxed for kilUag
Negroes,— Mobile (Ala.) Preai.
* * * « *
blind 'to his beet interests, but 8o pre- ' AJl^^^J Oj. ^1 a ^ " ^ i
jadiced and choek foU of caa.edne.s Aaler S OLOCK lllUSt D6 ReOUCdQ
thtft. »m if he ■eta the «iod Im a H».
IITCH and CLOCK
WORK GO TO
Opposite Opera Houb.
I /our £rM // Sight
Fos Old Gold and Silvsb.
0. R. KING,
63 EAST MAIN.
Kmp9 a Fun Lim •f Jwnhj. ^
k*vn1«ia4« l with BmxiB'^
far the Feet.
^'KKIehtinit with Pnitectloii
I Iw Vimr Pedals.
It's a Matter
To yon lo trade with es. We can
gaarantee you satief actioo in eyery
respect Our sroods are carefully
Mlecied and are the best to be had.
Onr Preocriplioii Departmeat rc-
ceives oar special attcntioc, aa
Aeenra^ and Preeaaion
Constitme our Motto
We haye an especially #ee line
of Pefunes and Toilet Soap*:
Mouotat-n Violet. 5c
CALL AND 8BE 1UEM.
Coops' Drug Store
MAIN AND BROADWAY.
'"f Mm nil.. I ,
liny 8 and Over-
Woaien — real
. real discour-
aii*l iiubl»en for tbe
'«fTw*aJhr; hard oo Shoes,
' H viai . .ir puida at tbie
• s ine of tlie
i lit heavy welt
^ •) wear duriug
• ' tW year
•t I^eather, and
''*^|»» hil! sitMtk joat the
Thia year\ feBtivitica at Hew
F«^brnAry 21 to 27.
The pr^paratioiiR made hare
never bacneutuiUHL ilouod
trip ticketalo Mebile and New
Oricaoa Tie liw
J"*' Cme aud give
^^«8t )laiu street
Will be on 8 le at Ooe Fare
for the Boun'^ Trip, with lib-
eral return limi's. The train
service is the finest i« the
Suiitii. ThrouKh Pnllmaa
DrawineRoom WIee i g
Cinciniiaii to New O leans
daily withon* change. Vwli-
biiled Limiie*! Trains. Fine
Gaf; Pa /ar an4 Oh—rM^U»a
Carn on the day traaM. «ee
Books and Map*.
W. p. SlNlBfWN, «. P. A
If the Negro can mannge to be a
friend to himself his future is secure
He aaat leara the valae oi tinae and
money. To waeU rither is (qiwUy
foolish. There are traits which we
must leave o£F. Mean, little, petty
jealuusies cause much of our present
condition. Let us be men of honor,
or gM oot of the wnj ted let men ot
boaOTooBM by.-— Selma. (Ala ) Record.
R. C. O Benj iiii u. the able editor
ol the wide a«vade Lexiugtou Stand-
ard defines tLv stars and stripes in
tide eonatry thaa: **8tan an for the
whlteeaad-^trlpes are for ihe blaeks.**
If the blacks will only learn to se in-
dependent, they can stripe the whites
also with their ballots Urge them to
action. Brother Benjamin. — Pioneer
Press, Martinsbarfi:, W. Ya.
e e e • •
Tbe N^ro who has not ta blm the
business qualiticatious to earn a living
is a dependent, a pauper, and is ul-
desireable as a citizen, no matter how
much useless infurmatlon he may have
lying looee ia hie eraaiam. bne
tniaMe with as as a raoa is that we
sia not enough interested in ourstsnd-
iag among other races. We are t )o
easily satisfied and not very anxious
to get far away from the old land-
Boark. Wa diaes wall, we look wall,
aad talk wall; hat ia fartoomauy
cases that is all there is nothing be-
hind it. We need good stores and
business houses of. every description.
We most get money.— BUoxi (Miss.)
The Negro who thinks he is "actio'
like de white fo*ks" and who refuses to
patronise Negro establishments, is a
fooL A whttamaapatroaiaeahiii owm
laaairet. Wha ater^hsaid ota.white
woman talkiaf^ about not sUowiag a
white dressmaker to sew for her, or s
white shopper refusing to buy at a
white atore, or a white teacher refus-
ing to read a white newspaperP No-
body, aad Bobody avar wiU. White
paefle have s a as e. They know Uood
is thicker than water, and so knowing,
they act along this line. The Negro
does not need to talk so much of race
iove; he needs to shut up and work,
and subaeribefor his race paper. — The
« « • • •
R. II. Fitzhugh, General Manager of
the Colored Orphan Industrial Home,
of Lexington Keatucky, aod iswell
kaowB for lite loag aad a w l a a t labors
in behalf of the race, argues at length
in tbe Lexington Standard that the
Negro of tbe South, except for the so-
cial barrier and its natural effects, **i8
already asfreeajid uabaaadodnaany
maa ia tha land. Aa aa agriaaltarlst
or skilled aaeliaaic '^ he says, "he has
not only an open, unobstructed field,
but his eervioes are in suob unavoid-
able demand that, to a very great ex-
tent he coatrols the scale of wages
aadar wUeh ha is employ^" .He
also aigoes that ••it Isoaly the ▼idoas
and idle of tbe race who get into
trouble.*" It must be admitted thai
tbe South is the natural home of tbe
N« gro. Those who urge bim to scat-
ter over the Tarious States of tbt*
North aad Soath overlook the fact
that his industrial opportunities are
almost entirely eliminated in these
far-away sections, except in a few iso-
lated instances With the superior
opportunities portrayed by Captain
Fitzhugh, there should ba a MuM
fatara for the Negro ia the South.—
Deaver (Colo.) Statesroaa.
• • • • •
The Negro newspaper is tbe blaclt
man's only forum where an imparUal
hearing is guaranteed. It is not a
luxury, but one of th« most pressing
necessities of this age The Negrc.
who refnses to sustain an honest race
journal is blind to his best interests.—
Colored American. Washington, D. C.
Mora thaa thi*. A Negsawhoia-
fUsa to lustaia m hoMstiaae journal
is MaoftiB than otherwise, aotoaly
if he sets the good ia a Ne-
gro joaraal, ha pialanda that ha do«8
not see it, stnd is never so happy f s
when engaged in the nefarious work
of crippling the influence of tbo papfr
and speaking ill of the men, who make
aaeriBeesthat the race may h: ve this
most t-ffeetiva champloa of tha rights
and liberties of a long oppreased aad
proseripted people —Tbe Progress.
A Negro preacher had just conclud-
ed tbe ceremony which united an old
Negru in matrlQiOttyJof ^^^^J^WiM
The silence which 'usaally follows
an ocqisioD of this kind was brokM
by the preadiw in hiscil irt to relieve
tbe ftmbsrraasmeot of the attendants.
"It is usually the cubtom," he paid
''for the preacher to kiss the bride,
brt this time we will omit.**
The groom gave bis young wife a
healthy smack and turuiug to the
Parson, it am usoally de ease fer
de groom to givo his parson somothin'.
bqt die time wefll omit" Aad he
walked away* from th» astimisbed
pfeacher with his biida on hi
Office of Williamson & Son. Contractors
Mr. L .uIb Adier — D^-ar 8ii: In order to make the necessary alter-
ations in w.ur store in lime for your Spring Clothing Basinets we must
CO to work by February 1 Pt^sSe arraage to give us pomrmioB bj
thst date and oblige your, iru-y, WILLl AM-ON A SON.
. . , ^ ^^^^ ^ ^
(Dicwied by J. K W.)
To Make Roc
for the Workmen
Popular One Price Shoe Corner
Wo havsb thaiafote. SMdo prieco that will heat any ever nasMd hi
Lasington tor saeh Htrietly Beliahia Maheo
They Salatod the,Flair.
A Negro color eeigesnt of tbe For-
ty-ninth iDlautry gave some while
coldiers of the Forty-second a lesson
in respect for the flag, in Honolulu.
A large crowd of white soldiers stood
St Hobron's corner to see the colored
regiment go by. Thsj did not notice
the flag at all. Tha eolor SMKsant
rihsd ■!» to tho erawd.
**AMyiMi Aaorionn aolditirf" de-
• Yet/' they said.
"Tbofi talmelhiillag and bo:qaick
In a jiffy all caps were ofl and tbe
salute was given. A white oomaiis^-
ioned officer wss on the sidewalk. His
cap came ofi with thrmt and lie ihow-
edihatho fait tho jmaiea of tho re-
bnh»— HatmihMi Ehg
Bunched in Five Lots Now ^ || Worthy
Ladi^ Shoes $0 95 fl 15 $1 » $1 80 12 15-$! 50 to $3 50
Mwmb' Children's 35 65 96 1 15 1 35 50 to 2 50
Men's 10 95 $1 15 1 40 1 80 2 40 2 90 3 50 1 25 to 5 00
Bojs^Shoes 75 96 1 25 1 50 1 75 1 00 to 2 50
Ask for the Price that You Want
For Samples see onr Show Whudows y.m pass by. Ou speeml
inmdo nt one half and oven oa e - t h ird their value ara
Bargain Hunters' Odds and Ends
Cincinnati. Jan. 25.— At the Main
Street Colored Baptist Cburcb, Coving-
ton, Tuesday night, whea Bev. Peter
Vinegar, of Lexington, who had been
invited to preach a special sermon,
staggered to the pulpit, a stout "mam-
my" in a front seat exclaimed:
"Stt down, you ole fool. You's
Pastor Vinegar paused, clenched his
fists and roared:
'If I am drunk I'm not—" and he
used a vile epithet. "How dare yo'
make such insinuations? To' ain't got
the sense of a rabbit, 'deed yo' ain't.
Uruok. I i8 a virtuous man, an' lives
with mah own wife and brothers an'
sisters. There's powerful few in dis
heyar chun.h which can say the same.
An" dat ain't no lie."
Men aud women arose indignantly
and a movement towards the pulpit
"Keep quiet." yelled the preacher, or
I will contaminate tbe eatlah congrega-
TJie threat averted further trouble.
Aa attempt will be made to have Vln-
eie:ar dismissed from the ministry.
ADLER'S, Coi. Mfr: Streets.
On all Goods
Is in Progress
Via Pkee All Garments in Oar
Cloat and suit Departinent
« Curly Hair
TAKEK FROM LIFE:
BEFORE AXD AFTER TPrATXEST.
OZONIZED OX 14 ARROW
f TUB OBIOniAIr-COPYRIOHTED.
T TftH wonderful hair pomade U the only Mfe
•f iin-p.-iratloii In the world that mAkes kinlty kair
fTsiraitfht »a thown above. It noaritbc* tbe •ealP.
n « . . nt« the hair from f.-xUinjf out and makes It
! crow. Sold OTri- 40 years ajidus^d by thoasaiMa.
auarranted harinKs*. Te^tirnoniai3 free on re-
Hfauct. It was Ua«t fitut prrpai ation ever sold for
fiiknitafetMimc kinky hair. Beware of imitatioBS.
fl Oet ike Ortatmal OmhIm^ Ox Marraw,
•name never 'xUa to keep tbe kalr pliable
utiful. A toilet n«**alty for laoiea and
■ The irreat ad-
r s theg'ena
or.d b^auli. - ,
piiifleinen. Kletfantly nerfnmed.
vaitiaarei^r this ■nonderfnl pomade l» that ojr ita
^:^e you can str^lzht^n hair at ko«e.
0» ioK to lu sa|.erTor an fla«tinir quality It If the
■iMt economical. It ig not p« .ibU foranybody
(Tpr^Snce a Preparation eoiial to n Fulldlree-
Uon» with every bottle. P^7L«eo«itt. Sold by
itfiMier* or teaH an aa;Sa PoaM.
Honey Order for "
I your name aiwl
I Honey Order r°^|^*^* yfy| ^,y*y
Day this Week.
Garment in our big stock
Jackets, Golf Capes,
Tailor Suits, Skirts,
C30 USr THIS gaAT.TT.
Hawkins & Sweeney
9 West Main, Lexington, Ky^
£ditor and Publisher.
TO m FouncAKt BmuaoKa,
Aim fjlIWIMA I. Jth
VkaBtMdikrd mtblialiw wbat ii pi
rmratdlca of raop, enlor or an, every Rat-
orday mornmK «t 60 Wcii Moia alragt,
Vatlers of bin ho, narriafca aad dwtlw,
and of charch and society entertainmenir,
will be publiahed free, bat ihcf muHt be
SnbftCrlberH chaneinK resTSence with-
: out noiifync tbis office will be charged
for pap«ni fi iipg lo cM oMraa vWtker
received or not.
AuonirmuuH articles stand no chance of
ineertion. Sicn yuur name. 'It will be
detacLed in type, if dmired.
DeltnqueDtli, for three months, may
expect their paper to be 1op|wd wIUmwh
Boslnesil mstien pertaininj
riM«ld be addrear«d lo The
to the paper
CJommunicatlonH fur publication mast
reach uh not later than Tharaday.
•t tbo LtxinKlM
Write proper names plainly; othw words
«an be deciphered.
Do not permit your modesty to prevent
.yoo writing about yoanelf, if yoa ttnk it
-will interest the public.
Do not hesitate .to stop us on the street,
be yoo man, woman or child, to give us an
item. We want local news and you can
^UMt\j nmt OS in gatiiering it.
It 18 impossible for the editor, with a
Itaitt and growing law practice, and other
■udtitwdiBooa duties, which often take him
away from Lexington, to cover a city of
85,000 people, nearly half ot whom bdong
to tlwiaie0ic|Mcaented by thia joomal.
baturday, January 27, 1900
JK bhiAbobiueht vow.
As tte eloM of tkm put year we
IpTOMiMi to oolaifa the Standard to
Msa Its prawBt aiaeat the besinniog
•«CtkliyMr. Mtfotiatlope to this end
ia pragnet witha Pittoborg
tOMipply OM iUU^Ifeedj printed
of tho world, bat the
fciBO of white popwlMSCDM op from
40 to M per OMit, owhig to a trast
kavteg o o t a ared Um wood palp from
whkk H is aado, Md It wUl be im-
IMllUoto IMMMO tho sixe of the
withovt iMioaalBg the price
II snbioribera woald
Wo mnst now give
soolliotortHpw e«Bt,aBd lot him
■MilynuiUokpoCto ooiloet each
jlttoim from eity mbeeriben. bat
a kmdiod taU Um to wait until
tho moaej to pay for
itkatfo to make a aowpaper,
m other ■oaioee. The
ntoaaanl ^oald aotllTO oatho potroa
.fliga Ik 1^ from the race it represente.
Till linmiilililr in a city of 16,000
Jltgio*b Mvronaded by doaeely pop-
■loled towaa. bat it is tnm. Were it
«o4 for the liberal patronage of white
the job printing from
who givo p goie roa ce
«a s raee olBoe, the peper woald soon
bo oompeilodi to oaace pa blication. If
yam an aot aehamed of being bom
poftroaiao tho white m o roh e n ta
liiottloo in your race paper
Thij an your frieads; they want
Do aot, however, neglect
owa tradeemea who adnctieai, if
Hmj an la the same line.
XJLTIN LEARNING IX ST.
or giggling at the gate with an idle
dade, and tlie mother at the washtab
or^ooh store. Is a sorry sight. When
itanlDMbolliTria aad laay it
This thiaf oflDIiag oar boys ^ith
Greek and Latin is a eriminai waste
(tf time and money. There Is no real
otit. The child should aader-
tiw food— eatil prfa^ln of a
oommoa eelmol oduoatioa, thea lot
him. or her, take the hand training.
It's not necessary, however, tbat young
people may know how to do any given
thing — aa carpenteiing, blaokamith-
li^, printing, eerring, cooking — bat
that they maykaowtho ybIoo oI work.
Hand tralaii^ qniekcas mental fac-
ulties that no sort ot mere text-book
drill awakens, and this is one of ita
chief blessings. Hand education helps
to koop tho hiaia halaaeed.
Than an some old ioglea who will
have no indastrial fjaohiag in their
schools. We hsve eome spch in Lmtx-
iogioD who in order to make the un-
lettered parent believe that they are
leaned, toll them that work-teaching
and hook-teaehing caa aot go oa to-
gether. Soeh toaehere an ahaolately
too ignorant tu nnderstsnd that the
greater the educational needs of any
people the greater their need of not
only being tsoghl books, but of J)eitjg
taught to naake a living.
Wo have la iiho Standard ofleo a boy
of 16 who goes to school in the fore-
noon Slid works in the afternoon. He
is well up in the common school
branches and understands the rudi-
meata ot Laiin, rhetoric, and aJgebra,
hat tho kaowkdgo ho gaiaa aa a type-
setter, deciphering, punctuating and
correcting the spelling of scores of
different kinds uf manuscripts, the
privilege of reading over two huu-
dnd a«w papers from theioading ciiies
of tho IsAO, tho iaatraoUoas given
him la both tlio press and composing
rooms, correcting proof, and coujing
in contact with prominent men from
all over the country, is worth more to
the boy in wSx wo^ thaa the Latia he
leans la the eehoola la ids years.
la faet, this young printer is better
posted in general affairs than are some
teachers, for they read nothing but the
ordinary text- book and rarely come
A contact with anyone except their
pupils. Than la alMolatoly aothiog
in tho Latia basiaoei la tho ooouaon
schools but a waste of public money
and slanting the growth of the child.
Latin is a dead language. ,L«t it sleep.
Mo nation speaks it now. The mental
disoiplino it alfdrds oaa Iw obtained
in the great aeramlilo lor daily bread.
As a foundation for Englisli, if a boy
enters a trade or profession requiring
it, he can study Latin privately after
leaving the publiQ^ school, or in some
higher iastltuttoa of leaning, bat do
not fono it oa him otherwise.
Qoeen Candace Coart L O. O. C,
hold thoir iaftiatory and degree
in^ oa laot Thaiaday night. State
Worthy Mad Ooaaadlor. R. a
Benjamin leotand and gaverinstraev
ions on the degree work. This Court
is presided over by Mrs. Ella Header*
soa a asis t ed by aa able corp of officers
aad aa oannt and latonsting set of
maka thoir Goart tho baaner oat^ Aha
At the faceting on Thursday night
after the degree work had l)eea gone
through, tlie table was set and every-
one praeeat enjoyed a samptoas re-
past. A namber of thd bnthon of
Blue Grass IxNlgorK. of E., who had
beea invited were present and not
only ate but cl joyed thenselves gaz-
ing and smiling at the good looking
Education is a good thing to have.
It is what tho Hogn moia ttopnsnt
thft sort of education. The av
girl prefers the attention of a
gaitar- playing youth who has no
visible means of support aad who
travels oa his shape, to thon of a Oi
It noma tote
The result is tbat the non-workiog
msn, after be marries, has to be sup-
ported by his wife. Thon !■ a mrt
St odaeatloa that ia to te h^pt f ar
fgtm w aehoolo. It atterly spoils
^tofli. AgM p o aaiia gatthopiaao
on ThompsoB, Nelsoa, Haootoa aad
several others. Liswyer Smith and
John Snowden who are members of
the Court were there also. Of coarse
J. 0. Jackson was there for when ever
it la aaaaaaoed that tiben is going to
be aomothlt g to oat, Jaekaoa la eare
to turn up. If there is one thing that
Brother Jackson enj')y8 more thaa all
other things it is free eatings.
Indoatrial Clab Foattval.
"Oh, child, new-bom denizen of life's
great city, upon thy head is shed the glory
of (he cciliBfiil SMmiag***
Tho editor of tte Staadard la as
happy aa a h^ aaallowor that aoda
and bendaia ttebneaea.** His first
born, three years ago was a boy ; and
now His a girl, and she tips the scales
at ten and a half pounds.
Dr. J. M. AUaa la the genUemaa
wte aariated tte littlo atranger in
makiag her advoat iato thia world.
It is a question after she grows up and
finds out what a terribly Vioked world
this is, whether she will thank the
Doctor for the part he played in tte
ybObtte littlo -gal"
is here and the mother, who is resting
easy, desires to return thanks to the
efficient trained nurse. Miss Cleek
of the Good Samaritan Hospital. It
la aald by tte ablest physioiaaa of thIa
dty ttet Mlaa Gteak ataada la tte
front rank of her profession.
Mrs. J. W. Valentine, Mrs. Greea-
bury Jackson and Mrs. J. Alex. Chiles
were among the guests who attended
tte dotet of Uttlo Miao Staadprd
Mn. Chilaa bow haa ohaigo of tte lit-
tle tot while the editor is out trying to
collect subscriptions to tey grael aad
Miss Ben jsmin*s little brother asks
ttet ate te ehriateaed Ulliaa Allen,
la hraor of hia firat ewoetheart aad
fsLVorlto playasato, LUliaa Chiles, the
little daughter of Lawyer Chii«-s; and
of Dr. Allen, the good man whom
Master Robin says brought him a
darling slater. Already congratula-
tloaatenbegaa toooasola. A whito
frioad haada aa thaw III
The event of the week waa tte* sec-
ond meeting of the newly-organized
Industrial Club held Monday night,
ostensibly for the purpose of tioishing
up ite bosinen left ov«r from New
Year's Day. bat, strictly speaking, for
the avowed purpose of analyzing the
contents of two Isi^e pails and three
large platters. The buckets proved
to contain oysters fresh from their
ocoaa iMd, aad the other receptacles
three largo tarteya whon iattmiing
days were over. If tte toUo had beea
a garden p|tch and one had goae over
it with a two-horse mower it could
not have i een thicker strewn with
Ttea than waa fat *poaaam with
sweet potato trimmings, a pidr of real
'coons baked to a turn, pickles sweet
and sour, chow-chow, and other del-
icacies of the season, constituted a
feast fit for the festal board of royalty
and oao loag to te nmamlmrod.
There waa bo wine. Tte long taUe
had seating capacity for forty-one
persons. Among tte aittiy feasting
Henry White, Theodore Riohardsoo,
An inw Scott, Sam Uadorwood. Glark
Pepper, William Haydea, M. T. Oay,
George Goodwin, John Brown, Green
boune, James Scott, Porter Jack&on,
George Hart. John Tyler, Samuel
lieo, Andrew Brown, Howard Miller,
Saanal Smith, L. C. Smith, Henry
Lyons, P. Ij. Parridi, Frank Boekaer,
George E. DePrad, Ed Williams, Ed
Dandridge, Willis Coles, Thomas Mc-
Clure. Zach Jones, G. F. Kassell and
IL L. Cuuningt&am.
A whito ama of Laslagttm, wte has
had many kind worda for Negroes,
and often taken their part agaihSt
carping critics, says that it is not so
much the "color line" as it is the
•*odor lino" that eaaaea him to ho\d
alo(rf twm tte raeo. Somo Negroes
atiak— yoa, that^fttteword-i-aad aatae
do not. Those wte do should not be
sparing of soap and water. Wash well,
wash often, or get somebody to scrub
you. Tterein much ot the virtue lies.
Hall aba Ihila try aoatraliaing per-
*^0wa8 a great eompoHer
And editorials he could write,
But he could not compose his youngest
When he walked hsr 'voaad at night."
The d»nger of conceding political
righte to the Negro is not half so great
as tte. daagar of withholdiog them.
Senator Morgan of Alalwma has
made his quadremial speech on the
Negro queetion and lias covered him-
self with tte aaaal lafanny. The
pnianaee of aaeh ay'logiatle grym-
aaato as Morgan and Tillman of South
Carolina in the United Seoste is pain-
ful infliction upon the Nation. They
don't read and of coarse is not inform-
ed, aad tte aooaar than aiacompoops
dia aad go to L tte hotlor it wlU ' be
for tte Natioa.
Some one snggeHts that the United
States make the NegroeM a present of
the Philippine laiaade. Tte Standard
eeartlly eoneara. ' Let aa take (he
islands, go there, establish a govern-
ment, then sell out to England or
Germany, and roturn tease aad loaf
tte rallriiafi eompan-
iea took certain Nfgroes on exeandons
for pay. This wintt-r the city author-
ities are taking them tottesoap house
Tte Nogro waata pvoteetioa tet to
get it he mast pr^'U^ himself aad re-
gard any man or pact v an enemy wte
im ped e s iiis forward daroh
LEXINGTON BREWING CO.
Do You Want tho Boot?
IF SO CALL FOR THE
Famous Lexington Boor.
WHY NOr DRINK THE PBODUGT OP
Your Home Brewery?
EQUAL TO ANY BEER BREWED IN THE LAND
Both in Quality and Flavor.
LEXINGTON BREWING CO.
Blue ifirm Grocery CompT,
Maine Corn 8c, Winter Laxnry 10^ a
Tomatoes, 4-lb can 8c 2-lb can 6c.
Blackberries 7c, White ('berrieM 25c.
Bartifett Peara ISc, Califoroia Peacbca 18c.
Uitle Nell Peaa 6e, Wagaer Peas ISe.
Maine Mince Meat, per pound 10c.
Flour, Patent 25-lb 55c Family 25-lb 50c
Best B. & H. AHparagus per pound 30c
Bojai fialuog Povdw per pooad 45e.
Osadsased Mhh pcreea lOS;
Armonr's Ciinned 8nnp« 10c
Oxtail Miiclc Turtle Consomme,
K( 8toa Baked Beans per can 7c.
Surcniaah, (loro and Beans, per caa 9e.
California Evaporated paadMS Psaad 10c
Riisin", Lnyr 12\c, Muscatel 19c, a
Prunes, Turkish 10c, California 7}e. .
EvaporAted Apricota per pound 20c.
QysCen qoan 25c, CraobMriea quart 8^.
Oraaxea. Lemons, Apples, Potat(
67 Esst Short. 266 Esafc Main and Corner Hpriog and Maxwell Sureeta.
TelcphoM 466. Gooda Mivavad Fkomptly. Lawlaia ia Low Pi
Hotel and Restaurant,
MEALS SERVED AT ALL HOURS.
Rafes Reasonable .... . . Beat AUaataon to Oncats
411 W. FIFTH ST J. WHITE, F^. "" runT Q.
Onyt 0»t CHAnac or CMts Ciwcihkati to Sah fmmmmf ^
4 D*vs El Rotfi
and an Texas and Southrwestem Piointsare
easily and quickly re::cheJ via New Orleans
or Shrevqwrt, over tlie
Otieeti m £mcem
From Cincinnati and the Nortii.
8o Milts Shotter than any Other Line Cincinnati to New Orleans.
Vestibuicd Limited Trains, Through Pullmans, 24 Hour Schedules.
Only O.^ Change Cars to Jactaon, Vicksburc Hottflton, DaUas,
San Aateohs t4ic
Ar Lexington . .
Jjr Leitinifftoa . .
Ar Veraajlles. . .
^ Stain 42
BTA Ti oaa.
XaOpoB Lt Loni^vil a' ia«Wm '
aaipm Lt VmUm a' i22 i
rOSpmiAr Nlrhlvill a1 »S2
a(l6pm Ar Ku hmriU I.v iSf ,
I A r I rvme Lv . [
Ar LCT lngt oa ui
Ar Atl— ta
Ar lfa i—
Ar JaeksonTlUe .
Lt Chattanooga .
Ar New Orleans.
1" "PT. 11,
• VaHj III
No-,1. through s'erpin^r ur t.i Ja.-u
via Letington Chait-inooca nn l Jrsup
Na 8. tbroiiKh sl^-fninkr 0 'i- F. 'mwv,I;».j,i
DlnKbam, via Lexiiii;iun .m.l ' !i.il:aDactt
No 5 (rea observailon i li,»!r-iar Lmn-r
No. ft, fre* obaarvatton chstr eitrT.euM^
Na S. tbrooKhaleeptngt^ar JnrUMnT.iic I
it-tlaaa onarh— LaziBstwa to Luuisniit
wrnmrntm ▼cwsmms aaa OMncttavg
■aa wianr - ]loa.sraMl«eaily.eicefiSu^
saaS aad frvlM Sally. aaeaptSaaSw^
tDally exeapt Sunday. Othar ua:ns
F.S.UAaHOM.as v.p.ao.M.. j m ooltti
Wa^iaalaiL D. C Wm.ih|B(t«. &
W.A.Tuaa.O.P.A. WM.H.TATi.oa AtiFi
Waablagtoa. D. C
4.-40 a. m.
7K)5 a. m.
3;00 p. n.
EzprMfl U:V L
Exprcw 10.45 1.
7H)6 a. m. Aocommodation 8:25
b:45 p. m. Accomaiodatioa (kS p. i
LOUISVILLE A SASHVILU
8.36 a. m. Fast Mail 1 :')^ l i
(^UE£N & CRESCifiNT KoUTE
(Ciocinnati Southern Ky.)
LveLex North Bound ArrO
*i:10 aai^... |. Aaqpseial....,7.45i
7:30 aa...Bloe Gra« Ysai...lO:Ooi
•^•66 pm Local Vestibule ...M]
*&05 pai ..,.JSl. O. Limit«il IX }
.Q. sa SpeciMi.
Trains ssaM (•) rum daOr. »
daily except Sauday, as noted.
Finest train sarvice in tbe Suatk
tibnled traina and Parlor Can.
W.aM »8AH. DiqpslTielHtilK
FBANKFCMa A CIUCINKATI El
Frsaklbrt (lye) 6:30 a m 3^)6
(airj 7:20 a m 414
Paris (We) 9:20 a m 530
QeortMown (arr) ... 10:40 a m 6:30
Fkaakfortiarr) .....11:55 a m 73)|
g IK Bines. O.P.A., Fissfchrt.
Lr.LeB. Depsfiaim. Lf.J«
7:45 am Daily
2:25 pas...I i7ex Suud-y
Ar. Lex. Arriy^ls. Ar.J»
©-.SO am Daily U^'
Mft pm. .JAy aa Bmni*j
J. BL Bkrr, Geacral MasiRt^
Scott, G, P. A.
TIME CARD EFl K.tTl\ f J '
Time at Lexibg' '
7:10 a. Si. Hialoa
8:40 p m. Washington Ex^r*--
8.'26 a. m. Loaisyille exi rrts U'-''- *"
11:30 a. F. F. V. Limii«l
MO p. m. Mt. Sterling Ac.
M t. Sterling secommodation ^
except Sunday. All other traiss
^ Oipeltessaief fksaix Hfli*''
ip Uusretarian Setilem-nt uf Coltege 8tndeiit8
CITY AND VICINITY
^, ^] icky families, and from the North, with Normal and
trial v rk which reaches all claatea. Location and managemeot
jjjJ^*»e:u.leDt's expemM wy. f WM O «a bl . For partkmlarB MMfWi
^ T Fairehiid, LL D.. Heeretary, Berea, £y.
Ilie American Mutual Aid Association
Of St- TLoixLb, Ib/Lo.
Pavs Accident, 8ick and Death BecefiJs Weekly. ^
It will pay you promptly whenever you get hurt.
It is the Best Compaay for everybody to insure in.
Frae MadiHa Att— tioa to its MambM
Call on GEO. H GUINN, Oraganwr.
7 to 8 a. m.
7 W. flhwffgtr— t.
Prps.rii ti ons from aoy Phyddaa Aeearataly Filled by RkilM PhamadM.
Pure Drugfs, Patent Medicines,
Toilet Articles. Etc.
k& MILL STREET— Tei^fhonb 654— LEXINQTON, KENTITRKT
IhAIR store. ^^I^BkoP^
W/gs, Hair Smrhches, Waives and Bang;
fltirRepairin£r at Lowest Prices. We carry a fall Line of LADIES, MISS
lESudCniLDKKN'S, Corset and Waist. Belts and Buckles, Hair Pint. Pom-
\pm, i le Combs and Neck Combs. LATEST STYl^
MRS. M. A. KETCHUM,
K Mwth rpper StfMt;, LBXimTON, KT.
Fknislm Wi|gi at inaoHUeiiiiieM. Abodoes
and is not excelled as a ^
^ 60 \vi»t Ma^^^^ Chiropodist-
kS SIMPLE AS A-B-C
., WATER STUtflS.
£ADING GBOGEBS in
(j LANCE at their bandaomely cqaipped and well alockod
Ktore in the Tory heart of Lexiogtoali throbbing ooowmt-
:ial center, and an ioauiry about prioM will ooBYiMO
everybodf that k ia to. thor adfMMMEt to taido thm
Kveh has been said iii the papers of late abont
M BUCK MAN'S BURDEN.
"f^^y give iiim all he can carry for little money.
£l^^ IiE you buy elsewhere remember that they never fail
to cany a large stock of Fresh Fish, Chickens, and oyston
io season. Their line of Canned Gooda. Dried ¥rut» and
Staple and F«My GnoariM. (^gan Mid TnbMOO,
is ap-t(Hiate and will be
pOLD FOR PRICES THAT TALK
^^^H will work wonders. They have a special price on the
beet Coffee in the market. II you are a wise person
isokiog for a store where you c%n buy everything in the
Cioeerr baa at the MtnM6Md le prioea yo« ihoirid odL
^•ROGERS & CO. teflSeet
II yea btvejriiilon itm olb r tyfas el
whom yon are not aahamed —
If you stTe or attend a social function
eitb«r at home or abroad —
If zoo go to other towns oa a asispoaof
■ia sss or pltasa i a —
if yon buy or ssU hsasss aad lots, huids
and live stock —
If yoD kBMr er hsar ol n asairfage, Urth
If yon know the whereabouts of former
— Beport names, facts and figures briefly
to Am efioe on a postal card, i^ mcssinfltir
or pensaal eall, fsr paUieatMia.
Saturday, Janiiarar 27,1900.
Gooifo DaPlrad la pat a
Elder Bowen of MiUerabufg
the city laat week..
H. Faga aad Maij H. Harria
bgr Majeiatrato Giw
Ministar W. F. Woasaek of the Con
stItMliaBMMat GhflatiaB Chnrch ro-
Mrs. Hattte Byrd who died at Cov-
ing, on this week was brought to this
city for bariaL
Mrs. ^. W. Redd who has been in
Covington for several wo^ past haa
Bov. W. L. Johaioa of tha Ooagro-
fatkmalChareh ia a wida-awaka paator
aMl lataUoeUially np to-dato.
It is reported that Mr. Henry Tandy
has left the Methodist church and join-
ed the Savaath Day AdToaCiats.
Albert Brook and Flora Matthews
and Daniel Williams and Lou Whalley
secured licenses to nuurry laat week.
F. a OaldwaU aaya aoi
hifl Biicht-hawk man fioi
in thoiaarof WBddy
Susan Steele, aged 40, while peeling
potatooa Thursday at liar hoaMb l 7
Deweea e t rao t , fall from a ohair to tha
floor dea d.
The funeral of Mrs. Sallie Washing-
ton was conducted by Bev. S. P.
Young at tha nridMce of Mr. Lewis
Shorao, ISl Upper street, Taoaday.
West's Big Miodirel Jubilee of fifty
people "will be at the Opera House
Tuesday, January 30. A spectacular
faataia wilt be tha ••Stoirmlag of Saa
Mr. Elijah Chinn of Cincinnati was
in Liexington Wednesday and Tliurs-
day on a ylait to his faiher. Isaac
Chinn, who ia "^^^ oiek at hia home,
419 north Markat atrtot. '
Miss Sarah J. Jones, the white lady
barber, has moved from South Broad-
way to the Clarendon Hotel Building,
as is attested by some neat cards she
ha* had printed ia tha Staadard^s
George Boatright and Will Xaoaj,
just entering their *teens, love nice,
fat chickens. They are accused of
raising some — from the roost of Char-
ley Tyler. They are nadw boad to
Prof. J. E. Wood, the Danville edu-
cator, known to many in Lexington,
^s an aspirant or Delegate from the
State-at-Large to the National Bepub-
■tampad iraalatilj laat
Mra. Bleu Daniel of 10 East Fifth
street g^ve birth to a fine baby boy at
10 o'clock Thursday morning. The
fact that the new-comer was a son,
instead of daughter, waaa glad aar-
priaato tha faiyiy aad friaadi.
Mra. Friaeilla Walker has arrived
home from a visft to her sister, Mrs.
Sallee, at Detroit. Her son. Charlie
Walker, who has been at school in the
Miehlgaa m^ropolia, previona to his
ilhMso, lataraad hoaM w|thhar. Ha
Alex White, aged about 28, shot and
wounded Dora Bradley, his mistress
at Nicholasville Monday, and then
blew out his own bralaa. Ha had bant
UTiag with tha womaa peaeaUy for
aoraral yaara bat oC lata beoao^o in-
sanely jealous of otiMr maa. Be diad
Fred Shreve, 17, drove a hog worth
over %it belonging to his employer,
Jamoa Simpaon, to tha dtj aad aald
it, pookatfag tha momj. StaaUag a
hog worth fi, aad over, is a peniten-
tiary offense; under that amount is
only petit larceny. The same applios
to a CMtlf oTor and i^idor fSO.
•Bev. George W. Boiling of Elizabeth-
towa iHn bo ia Laziagtou next Mon-
day Jo aariat BiT & F. Toaag !b hia
ibvlVal aanrloaa at tha Unt Baptist
Henry Davis has a wife who neglects
to cloae a door, as many another care-
less womaa doaa. Ha ohaaflaad her
rather roughly aad Us mothsg la law,
an appendage which every weU-rsgn-
lated family ought to have to prevent
life l eooming monotonous, had him
arrested. vNow he is sorry that he
Tho mootlaff of tha Married Ladles
Social Club, which was postponed
on :;ccount of the death of Mrs.
Lizzie Toung, sister of the President,
has been set for Monday night, Feb-
ruary li. at tha realdaaeo of Mra.
Prifeoilla Walkar, 58 GamphaU strast.
A full ' attendance Is desired as tho
election of offioera will bo a part of
Brutus Clay and George Gay will
Bianaga aaothar Ooaoart aad Cakawalk
at l4Miiaa HaU oa aazt Taoaday aight.
January 80. Masters Plutus Perkins
and the twins will again illustrate the
poetry of motion to breathless spec-
taters, and they won't i e small 'taters
either. Song^i by Woat End Quartet
and atraiaa by Baat Bad Striag Baad.
Admiadoa 10 cents. Refreshments
wfU bo served by Mra. Carwoll.
GUI Gordon will manage a hop and
Cakewalk at Ladies Hall Monday night,
Jaaaary 29. Maater Lorastar Taylor
wiU isad, aad IMoer wttl bo .laady to
walk against aayone. Music will be
furnisbdd by Casey's String Band and
there will be liue refreshments. The
Klondike girls will be there but they
will not bo as oold as that region. A
ha a da o ma eaha aad two bottles of
wine will ba awarded; prises oaa bs
seen in Straus' window. Admission
16 cents. Jerry Lewis will be ticket
seller and James Gay floor manager.
Bnssell School, each grade sepai^
ately, hava iMoa lookiag iato tha sam-
ara of a photographer thia wash All
these pictures should be preserved for
future generations. It will be inter-
esting to the child of forty or fifty
year^ hence to tell of the time when
grandpa and graadiaa atteadod Bns-
sell SehooL -Prof. Boaseli, Ua oorps
of able aaaistants, and most of his
pupils, may then betakiug thfir last
long sleep. Upon the back of each
group should be written the date ol
taking and the aaaia of
MarahanTiylor; If, Uaek; sad Tom
Nichols,. 14, white, have been arrested
for taking lead and brass fixtures from
the Lexington Plumbing Compaoyauu
copper wire from Davidson'^ bicvc.t
doctor ahop Sunday. Monday liigh-
deteotfvoa arraated £d Pey toa aad
Lewis for taking $86 worth of oopp r
from the Kentucky Copper ai.d Iiol
Works; also Ed Hall and Frank
Johnson for taking brass Gxtureb f r . u.
tho old steam fire engine stored in tL .
abaadoaad work hoasa. ThsseN«^io
boys mast waat tago to tha.Befurm
School. They may aot Sad It such an
attnetive place as some may think.
Porter Jackson, farmer, says two
ladiea have lately come to him for
ooSas, ooafaaiaf his aasM with that
of Fanar a 4aBksna, aadsrtahan aad
liverymen. Six years ago, when the
firm first started in business, an old
lady approached the young man on
the street, saying "Allow me to con-
gratulate you, my boy. on engaging
so astoaslYdy la yaar aaw baslasss "
The individual name can not w^ be
changed except by act of the Legisla-
ture, but the firm might be reversed
to Jackson A Porter, especially since
tho laaidsat member, although the
jaalor. Is so popalar aad
Huna for tha PyiMaaat
At a^Kgular seesioa of Btne €rrass
Udga Ho 11. Kolghuof Pythiap, held
MMd^ aight Jaaaaiy 18^ a raaola-
tloa waa aaaaitMMuly adopted giving
the Standard all of the priatlag ftyr
the Ledge for a period of^ one year.
The Standard returns tiianks, and in
this connection desires to state that it
a aplaadMly equipped job printicg
as wall snppUai with lrs^«lass
material aa aay ia Laalagtaa. Thara
is no reason why the other "Lodges of
the city should not emulate the action
of Blue Grass Lodge. Build up your
raoa oatorpriae. Our job patronage
coBMo afaaast wholly from Hegroea,
or doea not ooiao at alL Tho asoia
printing yon bring to this oflice the
better able we will be to defend your
rights in the Standard, the organ of
Mlas Sasia Lsjtoa of .Ohio street
paaadharhoBso to tha Maeao Qab
aad its f rieada Mday evoniag nf hMt
week. The officers of this popular
social organization of the younger
set are W. W. Wallace. President;
Henry Qathrlo, Ssoretaiy; aadBddie
Shiaghtsr, Tkaaaarar. Other asam-
bera piemen c wt^re J. O. Showes, Will
Merritt, Ben Richardson, Will and Rob
Roland, Will Harden, Gaz and Sant
Showes, Gar and Ed Jackson, Charley
aad Jaka MoGoy, Rraak Williams,
Hoaaloj aad L. HUL Their girl
gaeste were Susie and Ella lioyton,
Ella J. Shoes, Sarah Bridges, Katie
Carter, SueE. Martin, Mattie Graham,
Nettie Brooks, Nellie Wilson, Martha
Carneal, Mary Sight and Mary Curd.
Bofr a ah maa ta weta aorved just before
At the last regular meeting of the
Little Sparrow Juvenile Lodge officers
were elected to positions as follows:
Maiden Princess — Mary A. Tatman.
naaaehd 8eoiatary~Ena J. Shores.
Beoordlag^S i erat ar y— Vfaria Hayea.
Treasurer — Emma Price.
Youthful Master — Sheltoa TatSMm.
Chaplain— Ella White.
Inside Doorkeeper — Dow Russell.
Outside Doorkeeper— Willie Fisher.
Thia aaefnl organization is a branch
of tho powoifal aad popoihtr Ualted
Brothera of Frioadship and Slstsra of
the Mystersous Ten. It Is beneficial
to boys and girls and has a large and
increasing membershi( . The regular
meetings are held the fourth Monday
ia eaeh m -ath. Tha aawly aleotod
oAetrawlll bo iaetallad at tha Feb-
Elder Samuel Buckner of Bourbon
county is prol abIy the oldest Negro
preacher in Kentucky, says the Paris
News. He joined the Christian Church
aadbr BMor Joha Bogars who bapdaed
bias. Ho haa heard Ahriaadnr Oamp-
bell. Barton Stone, aad other noted
ministers, who have preached at Cane
Rtd^e Chnrch in bygone days. Elder
Buclcner is between 80 and 90 years of
age and la tho father of 11 ahlldraa.
Hastnipvaaohsa whsa thawaathsris
aot tao bad for him to fill an engago-
He was raised by Walker Bnckner's
grandfather. Elder Buckner says h^
never was in court but onoo and then
as a witnoas.
IJQVE IS BLIND
tUag bat untidy or soiled liaen. A dainty
man draws the line on iliM— bat out be
clothes-line, for the leU nit draw that. To
look faassaealassly aeat aad pressnuble,
and have your collar, taS or shirt ifio-
proachable in rnlnr nr lack ef noleff ead
finish, bring it to
Kentucky Steam Ijaandry,
W. N. CROPPER, Pbopkictdb,
18 and 15 Sonth Upper Sliest.
JACKSON & HATHAWAY.
HAVE A SPLENDID STOCK
OP LATEST WINTER HAT8
And ( onnets, and are fully prepared
to furnish the trade with anything in
the Millinery Line, at the Lowest
Possible Prices. Don't forget thia
Mo. 38 iVest Main Street
piiess bafiofla haji^.
JMCKtOM « MTHAWAY.
fcmt stylM of
B«winc iSachinaa w«) mAanfactar* and ttiair
pncM bcfw* yoa porchaM any other.
TK n MK SOnU HONK 81,
THE STAN Da IV 1' West M.viy.
No. 47 NOBTH BBOADWAT,
la Head QaaiTers for SpriDg
Siaiftle and Vaiiej C^roeturiML
PHONB 51f ,
L. H. SaiincLers,
Sanitar) Plumbing and Gas Fitting.
6d EmI JItia Siraet
If there is one thing abo^e another for
which Baaaett'a Shoe Store ia known it
ia the rsliahilitt aai westhef oar feat-
We have no room for shoddy ahoe^i,
together with cheap woikiaaaahip — the
kind that alwayr giree troaUe to the pnr-
Our footwear is more carefully made in
everr particular— the material is carefoUj
aslsiled the saakiog is carefully done—
the d ssi g as are artistic aad apaidaleb
This kind cos's a little more in the be-
ginning, bat i« mnch cheaper in the end.
Bnt oar prices are reasonable and it always
paya la iaspest oar geeds aad ast ear
Of proper weight for eold-dcy
ing. High grades makes-'
priced. $3 is enongh to pay.
t H rta Oom offer sore pro-
tection aaainat eold r-idewalka and the
cl II ' f Ml ainda Many^tylc^ saaay
Boys' i^iitH 8
7 h*« kind lliat will Maud all kiods of
thuojpiog and banaipg. hWod ia the
b^ l i i ai MlH well \Am hm^ t^
aawewtttsMjoo. fl Ml fl A fLM^
W ea t^ retty, well-baih, Mia farass^
Tire and for good lookn. They are
eos? to wear — and easier to bay. iXM^
Wce.ooea for toddlen ' iotn — warm felt
aad doih one^ tor older feet— an licre
ia picaij. •'Bw/ihlBK ■ leelaeeg
tolls it aUi«Wici. *
Lincoln Lodge A Masoos, Na 10, aicels
First Friday in each saonth. John L.
Tandy, W. M.. J. W. Colsmsa, Ssenlary
m ABOUT TOWN
Tkt people ol th* B. &,j
mn wpaMng of gnrng • eoooert, m
koBor ol their new hall. Kr. G. W.
Drooler ii ioini^gerr
We^ are pvood to know that the titk
ia (Mu aiiigfcbwhBQj are isiproYiog.
iMMHil ClffilY HAIR STRAIOrr.
VotlslnK Mii6^ m tr. PwRI^It flw Tery beat prtp«^
to pare nd harmlMB tkflt K tnuk oe asM evcfyagrwRB
perfect MiiifaeUoK It ianraa tte talrwken tard aa4
i i » m «»Kfrom brvUctawoff ana taBtac onl l
der»4t Mft, jMlabte aad aUky. noartahmK the rooto aad
alt ren !w« l Me «od vifior, oftca atartlBC a new
and rmtorlnx tiie katr toHa a laiBl eater. Poll
•a with each bottle. Pita ttmA ■•«Mli.«r
|tdaror rrsbrterr^ Mter. Write ytmt mmm mm ■#
. CHICA80 HAIR POMADE CO.,
171 AuardMit St.. CHICAOCT
Would Like to Get
Ed Cheaaote to atort a real estate
—Every body to bring their printing
to this office.
—J. Fb Bavtoa to give oar dtfaens
GHSAl'BST PL4GB IN TOWN
4« tMl 48 NorHi Uiiimr
0^ Golden Bule
Coal AND FeedCo^
Goal aad Feed m both
CSall at tb«r plaoee of baeioeai
iel -auention fa giwm to all
A. W. REDD,
baildtagi end beautifal location.
The be«t schmtl in (he North for colored
people. Normal, Mosic, Liierarj,
iag and BaiiiDen in one school jear.
BoardiDK Departmeoi connecle l therewith.
S. W- B, CUBBY, FzisoipaL
fSBSt tieocge Street, OaciBBati
flsorg** Rslictr, Proprieliff
at all hoiirs.
F^^i"^ All Prieat
FITTI90 Cheap aad good.
tlOT WBAR 15 priae each
M tet lain WVMt
- S«t a oopf oMtOm Baadred Die-
tSagaleked Inaders** at this offioefor
Sftoeato Ftertndl aad eheteh
to Tfall the par-
eata of the ehl]dieai~thij taaah.
— An i^nt in every citj, town aB
Tillage in Kentnekj; alihetaloteto
a good worker.
— The citj to have better streets
end eldewalka in all neighborhoods
who poff aad btow ahoat
pclde patnmiae a rasa eatorpriae
la pt rfe r e a i i i to wmj othet.
— Certain Chnrch people to think
more of Christ and ehont lose of their
neighbor's private business.
— Mmes. Jackson & Hatha way's
miilinerj atore crowded with onslo
aeera mwmrj Satarday night.
r-Ftoaoaa owini^ mdie thaa three
noath^ eahierlptlea to Idadty pay
the eaaM hsfoia IMbraaiy 1&
— A large and lucrative patronage
for George Hart, the Colored Orphan
Indnstrirl Home shoemaker.
— Goodloetown, Branch Alley and
Chicago Bottoms rolled into one large
ball aai dumped toto the KeatMky
river ler paMaeafiaa
Oirtela paicato to ted o«t i^re
their daoi^tere spend e great deal of
their time, much to their disaraiUt,
sometimes to their dishonor.
— A eontract with every secret so-
ciety in Lexington for one year*s
priatial^ Waeaa save yoa mei^y-
The K. of P. haeataipaij eoatnwIeiL
Oae haadxad IPegpRsea with from
$60 to $100 each to lake ehaiee ia the
Caban Land Copipany. In fair Cnba
a few blaek doUaif briag alftfge white,
— The Indnstriftl Club to prepare
to eatertaia distiognished ▼isiUm to
eleo treat the ibtte to
— Oar school teachers and ministers
to writing new iueas for the better-
ment of the race; each wonld bf
gladly received and pnblished free of
charge. Sign yow aaaie.
— Every r ea der to oeMI tUe dat aad
maU to J. W. iTaieiittee fO Weet Male
street with a twr-cent stamp for frer
sample of the best Laundry Bluing in
ibe merket. It will pay yon to send
— ^Tlie Colored ^gricnltural and Me-
chaalcal Aeaoeietloa to establish som
real hailaeee eaterpriee ta whiiAom
yonag men and women who have
finished their schooling could find
profitable employment and become
tiQtive and qieful factors in the body
politic, working out the future salva-
tion of hQndreds of able Mlads, skill-
ful hands aad lagenttoiis htalae whieb
wttiwM ooneetgaidaBee a^ BMtaria*
aid from soma eoaiea wUl dwiadk
' Gniounuxi, Omo, |
H. & Brooha, the Fraaana lap-
reseatative. of 625 WalsateHaev ie
sufiering with rhnaitatism
Mr. 6aiith haa latuaad oa hie raa
again after a week's illness
Mrs. Kemp is still oa the
and does not seem to imprcve.
Mr. and Mrs. Underlain left for
WasbiugtoB when thej wiU nside in
The Thirty-second Anniversary oi
Ziou Baptist Sunday School was held
last Sunday alternoon. The priuci-
pie speaker 00 the prograai was Hon
W. H. Fhihaai. a teadiag Negro
lawyer of Cjaeiaaati, aad tonaarly a
la em h e c of lha Ohio ^i^ gM a tiie
Mi; AltK Madfaea af 788 West
Ooort anraei fa 9«ito la at hfa
Thatoaeial of W, & Ttiidafa took
pfaea at the Epfaeopal Ghaieh Taee-
day Januaij 88. Ha was bufad with
The Evangelist Freed is halpiag
Dr. Cony la hfa lavival bm
Mrs. 8. B. May weather haa SMfed
her residenee 10 913 Joha H
Mrs, Fannie Butts has retorned to
New York City, after a two weekt»
stay with Miss Miimadufliaith of 428^
Miss Nora Gross, teacher at Wash
iugton. Kj.,who was visiting her aunt
Mrs. Nora Taylor, has returned to her
Mr. Samueh Clark ia very much
improved in health.
The Elks will give their first grand
ball on January 31. —
Bev. Porler of St. Louis preached
his farewell sennoo Sunday eyening.
He has been helping Bev. Harris in
aHiai If asu
] Baptiauig was a put of the ■(^ioe
i^ Zion Chueh last Soailay avfiping.
ChtiiiWMi two happy seofa niiad
CoMUtatioa 8inot ;Christiaa
at It a» m.eai
7JD p. m. Pkaier asesihiff Wedeewiay
night at 7i« eltt»Bk. M. F.
Gaaa Ghapal, M. & Udereh, conMf of
0awc«aaadLocke'stieala. Sooday ccbool at
»a.Bs., PveMhiof atU a.a».aM*P*
Biiv. U. C
iOOPs e e w atreBi.
Aflbnrj M. E. chareb, corner High and
tfualh MUlaueai*. Order of ssrvfasK IhH
day sckoel 1MM ». m. Preaching 11 a. m.
aud 8:00 p. ni. ^knDger8 welcome. J. M.
Kuw pastor. Bwiit^-' 260 East feihori
Pilgrim Bapiint Church, comtf Mill and
Walnut street.". £•▼• Kichard & Adams,
p«M. Haaday Seheel «J0 a. as. Fneeh-
lug at 11 a. lit, and 8 p. m.; alao every
Aedneaday aigau Frajrer m a st i ng Friday
to $15 Suits
Quino Chapel, Akican Malhodiai Epis-
copal— Evana 6(reet, Yelimantuwn. bun
d»y Kciiuol y a. BB. ttervieca 11 a. m. and
8 p. m. ClasB Meeting oa Xeesday aad
Friday aights. Bev. W. a Jeass^ pealor.
51 Lee Stret- 1.
FintCoBgrcgaiioBal Chnrch, West Short
Mrsti. Bev. H. L, Johaaaa, pastor; icsi-
tienoe 216 West Second street. Sunday
school at 9:30 a. m.; Mra. E. K. Johnson,
auperinicndcat. Song aud prajcr aerTioe
Wedaesdav at 7d» m. Christiaa En-
deavor Society Snadiiy at dsWfwSk Alt
areiariled lu thsie
Thaia^tal athUflf On
are doUg-fOod wuric.
D.^. Cfark is repiMtiBg the
Bnjal Bshefir and life fiMoraaoi
Hello .Gto^naatii Thfa fa thaLas-
ingtoa Staadwd. Oar eqllaetor wilt
ba orar In a Jmt dayn, please be read}
topay Bbd for your subscription op
to d«% aad kindly oblige. Good bye.
Owr Oosiatnr CowetM.
Jamiary 22, 1900
Mr. Eliiah Morton is quite ;!l yet.
Mi8 John Holemen is able to be
Mr. Robert Warfield is progresring
nicely in his grocery.
The I. B. & S. T. Lodge is very
dutiful to her sick members.
Sunday was a very nice day, and
people gaUiered- at church same as
Onr Sabbath School is improving
nicely, new officers were elected for
The Standard is highly appreefated,
in this ooannnaity, and anny speak
of taking it. ^
January 16, 1900.
As there yet remains aplaoecalleu
Nicholasviile we desire it to be hearo
trom. -It isthe unly anii-eiectric ligb.
city ia the State, and on account o
Its poor lights it is sometimes called tht
ightuiug bug villia^e. We live ii
hope ol having eleetifa- lights if th#
0oard of Conncilmea will eear deaidfr
that the eity is finaaehdly able to af •
fioY. J. W. Clark, pail^ of Bap-
(fak chnreh has orgaaised IhaT.F.
b. W., whi^ meets ayevy Saaday ai
dnoTetoek: Mis. F. R Dangherty,
First Baptist Oaieh,
l e»ecs streets, Lexington iLy. Order of
services Uundar school 9:30 s. m , Preach
iu« at 11:30 a. ni., 8.00 p. m., l:*r«T«r oieet-
iog OB T e as da y »ad Tkaisdav eigbu; 8. 8.
Teachers meatiog, Satntday afierooou at 5
p. m., Church iu«etint(, first Thursday
night in each month. Strangers cordiallj
iDviicd to legnlar aaeviess. liUv, % P.
Yoaac a JJL peeler. BssidsaselAOstiell
Pleasant Green Baptist Church, comer
MazweM aad Fatienoa sUesM^ Leziacion
Kt. Order uf Servicer Sunday school
9:30 a. m., Pnsaching 11:30 a. m. and 8 p. m.
Choir practice Thuntday 8 p. m.. Preach
inc Wedaesday 8 pw as., Firaycr saaatiag
Miaf 8 p. Literary Tueaday 8 p. m
(Jommnnion the fourth Lords Day 3 p. m.
Strangers and friends are invilcd to attend
AIS Of rEftlNH
some exceed 'Dgly
Ladies' and Gents' GOLD-FILL£D WATCHES, Biagi^ Jeaeliy, £u;
Money Also Advanced
ON ALL ARTICLES OF VALUE.
D. ADLER & SON, "i^^^^uTk,
IT 18 TEE BK8T
MesMa. M. D. Mebham and D D
Arnold haea letnned to Wiibertoroe
O., wLete they will attend sehotd.
Prof. James Mclahaas will close hi*
8ob iol Friday at Keene
Mmb R. B Martin hm rseofisved
from a short illoefs.
Miss C. 6. Browu will ret am to
Indianapolis in a few days.
Mr. Pieman Block and wife por-
chosed the grocery store of Giliiert H
Miller last week, and are eelling at
roek bottom cost.
J. O. Leviogston will remain in
CuIm until Spring.
Mrs. J. W. Waide entertained h«r
Sunday School t-lase from six to eight
Saturday evening at her residence on
MainGrtoa Stnat, :
Bev. J. Ml Tamer, tl^ Presiding
Eldar p r ea ch e d a Toiy iatseesting ser*
Mweuiay ai A. M. S. ahwah,
BiMWm Bttllwiif «
^JODTUERN 'baILWAT with coi-
tions, presents the most superior ochednles^
through carservice and transportation ar-
raafssisBls aeacraUy, eteT alsrii to the
traveler to Soothem Resorts.
DocBUS-DAUiT Tbains from Cincinnati
and Lottisvilie, in connection with the
Queen AC V ssesat Beals^ via ChelUlioaga,
Jesap and The Phurt flieleas
Ihsuuoh Suupivo-Cab from Cincio-
uaii to J ackaonrille, with convenient ooo-
uections from liOoiByille^ vie Kaoxfille,
Ashefille and Savannah, TUa ia the
iceaic Route thruairh the Moaotains of
W'rsteru North Carolina -"Tbe Land oi
Alec through Sleeping-cara from St.
Ltouis to JackMoavilk^ ia rnnaaclioa with
he L. E. A 6t. L. 'Kailroad, (Air Line,)
'la Looiafiiie; aad through Sle«ping cart
from Ksnaas Ciijr to Jackaonviile, ? ia the
C F. & A M. BailrvMS, ia noaatctioa
• iih THE SOUTHERN RAILWAY, via
tfirmioghauj, A tlania, Jraop and The Plant
■ jMmm, The iaai Kansas Cily-Jacksou-
vilie Li m h ed. e«ly thirt y s ig h t boete fMt
^anaae City to JackaooTille.
All Agents of Coonecting lines sell
ituoogh Winter £sGtusion tickets Tta TUE
•OUrHBBN RAILWAY lo th4 Resorts
J Fkmda ^ ihe^lSeath. ,
Maps, schedales^ booklets and informa-
iioa mailed free to any sddretts by
WM. H. TAYLOE,
C. A. BAIRD, Loniavilie^ Ky.
Trareling PaMcnger Agent.
A IHtfilielit Ride To Memphla.
The ChesapC'tke aud Ohio Railway can
Aar its peiroas a new trata service to
Paducab, Mempbi( , New Orleans and olhvr
puinia south that will prove satislaewwy in
ever J t expect..
Tbe F^st Bapfcas trala leaving Lexing-
ton at 8:20 a. n., daily coaeseis ia the Ua-
ion Station in Loui»Tilie with th« Illiaoi«
Cebtral Lioiiicd leariog LooisTiiie at 12
o^dodt aoow arriving at Memphis Kh&O
p. m , aaaM mnmmg aad alBew Oriceaa at
lOM a. m., next momiar.
la addition to tbe regular Vestibuled
service, this traia will carry a Puliman
ToofislSlssfarwhick wril laave LoaisyiUe
ererv Mopday and Friday and ruaaii^
tlrongh to San Frascicco with out change
Thia ursinia in addition to the Fast night
Liaefaavifcl^i^ille et t:4Q p. m., fpr
MemphH alifw Orieaaa aad eU 1^
U. W. BABNEY,
PORTER & JACKSON,
1 ' ^«ajr
Take pleaaare in aanooncing to the onhlic that they have made « xpense
rhsy hava Haw Osrrlagaa, Sarreys, Traps Baggies, and first-class Morses.
In tiie TJzidiQrtaJs±ng IDeiDa.rtrxient
Their stock is large and complete in every partienlar. and they invite u i
.pection of their goode aad a eoaparieoa elPrieee with any other hooa
the elty. They gaavantee perfect sarvlea la mj fliparfssL
-OFFICE OPEN DAY AUD lUUHT.
A. F. WHEEEB.
mm, Licf mm
t Nke Onter
DON'T FAIL Tj^ ^^^^ stock m^*^ « »^»«^^
EHM i reasonable, pi i«*^H ili'^
ROSS & WILLIAMS,
Wtheeilf whahava peiew to Sui' ».«
Our Motto Is Oliaritv.
Charity begins at home, so we. yo?r home Undertakers and Livt- rvn
at home in order that we may bee kelp to onr many friend
htht to as. ' We are doing
atiktly lor oeiaelvea sad
WeJbi^ 0ur torn mt^ii th^ hugr«^
tbe World aid cwi 86U at tlie Jerj Li*wr8t i'rw*^^
We can laraish yoa wit^aavthing in the Uodertakcff's liaa. The bc»t * ''^j^
furnished yoo lor fooerab. We make no delavs when railed l.^oa, *
for hire with the verr best driviuK ho
Give oa a call.
44 West Vine Street,