Pendleton County News


BUTLER ENTERPRISE

Enterprise Publishing Co.         BUTLER, KY., July 6, 1889               Volume V1. No. 8


TERMS: Sixty Cents a Year, in Advance.
Published at Falmoth.

The Enterprise was entered May 11, 1889, at the Post Office at Falmouth, Ky., as second class matter.


NOTICE:

All persons knowing themselves indebted to Geo. W. Ryder, late druggist of this place, will please call at office of the undersigned and settle their claims immediately, without further notice or delay. ~Rardin & Rardin, Attys.

NOTICE:

All persons knowing themselves indebted to the Huff brothers, late blacksmiths of this place, will please call at office of the undersigned and settle their claims immediately, without further notice or delay. ~Rardin & Rardin, Attys.

The Enterprise gratefully acknowledges many kindnesses and much hospitality at Winchester, Ky. to Mr. W.W. Bush, one of the good citizens of there, and with whom our lot was fortunately cast while in attendance at the State Teachers Association. In returning our thanks, our words but feebly express our gratitude for their kind and generous hospitality.

At the State Teachers' Association, held in Winchester last week the people of the town manifested their unparalled hospitality by affording every teacher of the State free homes in that rich blue grass region of old Kentucky. None of those hospitable, progressive friends of education happened to be sick then, but all heartily and even anxiously sought their guests. Appropriate resolutions were passed.

The new toll-gate house on the Butler and Greenwood pike is now completed and will soon be occupied by Mrs. Bell. This improvement should be followed by the road being so repaired that it will not be so muddy when it rains. If the financial condition will permit, the ditches should be cleaned out.

Charlie Corbin has returned from his mountain trip.

W.S. Dunn, one of Campbell county's young and able teachers, was in town recently on business. Mr. D, contemplates starting a paper at Alexandria, which only has one paper. We hope and believe it will be a success and that we may be able to file it among our exchanges soon.

G.A. Howe will move his shoe shop on Lick Creek. Those desiring number one work in his line will call on him at his residence.

Robt. McGill, one of our representative fruit men, has been in Indiana in the interest of fruit and reports success.

Miss Ida Reynolds, who taught a private school here about two years ago and who has been Governess in the family of Mr. C.C. Hagemeyer, contemplates teaching this winter. She is a bright intelligent young lady and we bespeak success for her. She is an elegant painter andhas become quite proficient in the art.

Mr. Will L. Dawson spent the 4th at Catawba.

Perry Ellis went to Boston the 4.

Among those who made their departure the 4th for other points was: F.M. McClure, Henry Davis, Jerry King, John Hargis and C.C. Hagemeyer.

We desire to call the attention of teh ladies of Butler and vicinity to the superior strength and flavor of R. and O. extracts, Valilla and Lemon, recently introduced in this market. They are guaranteed by the manufacturers absolutely pure and reliable. Try them and be convinced. Sold in Butler by R.F. Shaw, C.F. Peoples, H.H. Hall and John A. Faris.

Death of One of Pendleton's Oldest Citizens.

Nelson Barton, an old, honored citizen of this county, died at his home near this place the 22d ult. He had been in declining health for some time, and his death was not unexpected. He was about 78 years old. He leaves a wife and a number of children, grown, and great-grandcildren to mourn him. The remains were interred in the Pleasant Ridge cemetery the 23d. ult.
V. E. S.

Miss Viola S. Moore, of Demossville, and sister and also little brother, went to Falmouth 4th.

The Fourth passed off quite pleasantly here. In the evening the G.A.R. men gathered at the Town Hall where some historical document were read by Dr. Yelton, Prof. Barton and an address was given by Mr. Littleford formerly a teacher here.

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

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