Pendleton County News


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.

School Directory

Trustees - James A. Holmes, Chairman; Job C. Kidwell, H.H. Hall.

Teachers - (Last year.) - Prof. W.T. Voires, Principal; Miss Jennie Galbreath, Intermediate; Miss Etta Galbreath, Primary.

Our County Officials.

Jno. H. Barker, Judge; R.W. Holland, Attorney; J.D. Logan, Sheriff; Chas Lee and Dan Fositt, deputy sheriff; J.U. Riggle, Treasurer; E.F. Bradford, Snpt. of Pub. Schools; W.C. Holt, Clerk; Jas. K. Wandelohr, Circuit Clerk; Jas M. Adams, Jailer; R.M. Anderson, Coroner; ----- Assessor; Albert Colbert, Surveyor; Dr. Roberts, Com. of Poor; Geo F. Henry, Physician; Wm. Ballinger, Poor House Keeper.
Geo. R. Rule, Master Commissioner.

Magistrates Courts - Magistrates' Courts are held in March, June, September and December.

County Court meets first Monday in each month.

Help Wanted - Liberal contracts will be made with responsible persons in every county in the State to introduce Ridpath's New Revised and Enlarged United States History. For full particulars, address the Jones Brothers Publishing Co., Cincinnati, O.


Masonic - Bostwick Lodge, No. 508, holds regular meetings on Wednesday night on or before every full moon. Job Kidwell, Master.

Enterprise Lodge, I.O.O. F., No. 223, meets every Friday night. D.A. Fossitt, N.G.; A. King, V.G.; Chauney Forward, Secretary.

Butler Loan and Building Association meets every Monday night of each week. Chas Ellis, President; H.H. Hall, Secretary; B.B. Henseley, W.F. Gosney, Chauncey Forward, James Holmes, J.A. Falls. Fourth semi-annual dividend to be declared June 6.

Church and Sunday School - Butler

First Sunday - Rev. Robertson, of the Methodist church, pastor. Preaching on Sunday at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Prayer meeting every Wednesday night. Sunday School every Sunday at 3 p.m.

Second Sunday - Rev. Burgess, of the Baptist church, pastor. Preaching on Saturday night previous at 7 p.m., and on Sunday at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.. Prayer meeting every Friday night, Sunday school every Sunday, 10 a.m.

Third Sunday - Rev. Smith, of the Christian church, pastor. Preaching on Saturday night previous at 7 p.m. and on Sunday at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Prayer meeting every Thursday night. Sunday school every Sunday at 10 a.m.

Fourth Sunday - Same as third.

Fifth Sunday - Rev. Father Gadker, of the Catholic church.

Police Judge - J.J. Yelton.

Town Attorney and Clerk - Jas. E. Ellis.

Marshall - Jas. Doyle.

Collector - Wm. Randall.

Trustees - Chauncey Forward, Robt. Yelton, Silas Becket, Wm. H. Harding.

Civil Courts, Regular Terms - Third Saturday in February, May, August and November.

Magistrates Courts - Will L. Bonar, and B.B. Hensly, Magistrates; John F. Henderson, Constable.

Will L. Bonar's Court on the 3d Thursdays, and B.B. Henseley's on the 4th Thursdays in March, June, September and December.

Butler Lyceum meets every Monday night. The following are the officers:
L.L. Barton, President;
W.D. Tandy, 1st. Vice President.
Jas. Yelton, 2nd. Vice President.
Jennie Galbreath, Secretary.
Edith Taylor, Treasurer.
E.E. Barton, Prosecuting Atty.
James Yelton, Marshal.
W.T. Voiers, Supreme Judge.
Cary Rardin, W.R. Yelton, Associate Judges.
W.D. Tandy, Editor.










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