Ken 1U CKY mom TAINEER
l'cople of Kcnlutky Not Their Wrong.
RlRhto of the Mountain
SALYERSVILLE, MAGOFFIN COUNTO KENTUCKY, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER
Telling the Truth.
"AWAKE, MY ST. JOHN!".
It is not pleasant and profit-- '
always to tell the. truth in1
cf R newspapcr.
Men wl0 ,mvo lried this hm,t0.
Business Ken. in Rim?.
Our dear old friend of these fore have always come to grief.
many years, "Unc'c Sam" Wil - Only a few days ago the editor
son, the celebrated' singer of ,of a paper in Indiania grew tired
mountain toners, of Hazel Green, of being called a liar, and an-- i
seems to be taking the apathy of .nounced that ho would tell the
im nf thn hnsinew men of Sal- - truth in the future: and the next
ycrsville toward Tha Mountain-ke- u issue of the paper contained the
"to heart. " Beyond the pow- the following items:
er of word we appreciate the Jchn Bonin, the laziest merchant in town, made a trip to
following poem from. his. pen:
to rat bdjikess kts cf smtssvaiE.
John C yip, our grocerymun,
Flaaso listen, merchant,
is dirty and dusty. How can he
And I will try to rime
A line or two on business points
Within your own dVnr clime. ,
Rev. Sty:; preached last Sunday night on "Chanty." The
And to these people 1 will st'n'.ey
sermon was punk,
If they wish a business year,
Just have on ad. displayed at ohco
Dave Sonkey died nt his home
111 TlIK KKNfUCKY
in thk place.
And you will sec ere long, the trade
out as heart failure. Whisky
DR. RUIE JOHNSON.
Monsieur Editor of The
Elooi.iinp.ton, Is What a Brother Editor Says of The
Is a Money Prodigy.
Who knows as much of the val - fjj,
SamTCeeton, colored, of Bloom- p;cy napjrntj03( t wj
iiigton, this county, left Sunday no of a real newspaper as a real lnrnm,hnnil,.mn,!nmn!1;nJ!ln
How many MoUNTAiNF.nii'
readers recognize the fact that
the access of the paper depends greatly upon tha maty
mcr in which you speal of jt,
to your friends? If you are, a
friend to the only newspaper
published in Magoffin counft;
nlwnys make it a point to say;
n good word for it whenever
is n Republican newspaper thru
principle, but it will never bo
hardhcaded in politics na some
papers and some individuals.
But it stands uncompromising'-- ,
ly for tbejcio'l of all all of all
political put t'cs and all of nil
reliuious creed. Therefore, it
is the duty of ALL to help an
institution that helps ALL in
return. We reiterate, always
speak a good word for Tun
KENTUCKY MOUNTAINEER, the
only paper that HELPS YOU.- -
WHOLE NUMBER 87.
morning lor mo ait. sterling mar - iius.mi.j. ..., . . .
nrother essay to your newspaper,
frtf.nl I. f I,
IIIUU.! in 4 414a
O.UUU Or$lU,WJ U01IR1S
tun." uiuuiwio 0An niiniinli 111 Till' which you are 30 nobly and masworth of cattle. He was forced Mountaineer to take time to terfully converting into a mag,to take tha stork awav on ac-- 1 write us personal complimentary nificent and ideal publication. It
count of the sejreity of water, Utters we feel that we nrencith-- I i3 stimulating nnd
which, we are toll, threatened to or laboring in vain nor "wasting
to observe your impetuous
be a famine in his neighborhood ioar sweetness upon the desert struggle in this journalistic on
situation was relieved nfr." We have received several terprise, nnd I am half fearful
bv Sunday afternoon's showers. such letters lately, but there is that Magoffin county is sleeping
Sanv Keeton is one of the most one among thorn of which we arc it) a thorny bed of dereliction; in
'widely known "cattle kings" of particularly proud, namely, the other phraseology, it is not quite
Eastern Kentucky. Despite the one from Mr. Emmctt Swimme, yet
the excellent efill luck of having bc.n born nNo-;gr- o editor of the Campton Courier. forts you arc putting forth most
and being raised in detest-- I Editor Swimme lias studied law, courageously to make it one of
able poverty, he has accummulnt-,e- d taught school, etc., etc., but has the foremost counties in the big
many thousands of the Al-- ! discovered within the last few dominion of Kentucky. I have
mighty Dollar. He is a farmer, years that God intended for him taken the liberty to do a little sobut the major portion of his huge to bo a journalist. He i3 a very liciting for you, and I am hero- .
To Salyertville is due;
has been realized thru brilliant. young man and we know with enclosing five dollars to pay
Let TrinUr's Ink l thy Ins friend-Tw- ill
dealing. Like other suc ibis heart is in the letter fiom his for your paper one year each for
Married Mus Sylvan Rhodes
give It life anew.
cessful punchers,' he "takes the versatile pen. Ilis letter follows: the five names enclosed.
and James Conlin, last Saturday,
The merchants, doctors, lawyers all,
9:tddle" and rides from county to
Campton, Ky Sept. 2.
Were it not for the truth that
at the Baptist parsonage. The
Will sure a harvest reap;
clock Mr. Emin Elnrn. Editor Moun - Jmw. E'am holds the splendid
' b: ide is n very crdinary town giri
Herald has adopt-- 4 county nnd a3 regular
Dig business, like a star, will beam
I would feel highly
doesn't know any more t wl simplified . spelling for twolveWv.crks lie ' at m- ; who
And all its brightness keep.
l""U issue of your paper has reached nonoreii to uo maae associate edabuut cooking than a
cfurruiy wllu sevt'ri" il.
words cs follows: Altho, decalog,
And there's MnEoflin Institute,and never helped her mother Ipedogog, program, thoro, tlnu. Jsantl dollars' worth of the lo - niy tlosk, anl it was with a deal itor, that I might hustle around
Where knowledge can bo won
To fit the graduates for the 3trife
three days in her life. She is, catalog, dem'ogog, prolo. tho, vm6s. faliould bam keeton, trt 'iof pleasure that I read its) blight, over tho mountains and halloo
And cares beneath the sun.
For' acme Magoffin bounty nigg.r," fail to newsy pages, especially "JiU a that I held a position on the stnlf
not a brrmtv lv .inv mems. and
of one the best newspapois their
has a gait like a duck. The groom tinv; pa it thp II?rahl ba, b.a be on the market arJs the b!K
The Editor is a bright young
Whose heart, whoso very soul,
loafer. He has running a scr.
of arl e es onl white gem'men' would flea thru
ik.; it. .m.r.mHUv r tiw.t
Are with you in this grand, good
I also noted its But the editor having been gen- been living off th 2 old folks all Simulified Soelling. exulaininel superstition like an ac or when n 'or antithesis.
This enterprising role.
ami niiow me eroiis enough to supply me with
psriect maKe-uhis life, and is net worth shucks. that in doinu so it was trying t do- -' trots across the r tagc
He needs your help, and you reed his,
Sam KVeton was hori', rctreu to say that it wis certainly Cos- - carda with my ognomen and
be'a hard life.
make life a little less bprd:n- in hand,
And, together, hand
and (not) educated at I'.lcomin3 mopolitan tide on the toutine life agency for the paper embellished
The governor of our great some in Kentucky.
Can make Salyersville's burners hum.
state,' a very ordinary man, and
believed that in itsltop, in the northern end of Ma nf !i rrinnlrir oilitnr was fcrhiinlv threon, I shall labor valiantly
The best on Kentucky's land.
who waselected by accident, was tendency to make education more' goTli'n county. He "don't know .fine, nnd in the main was true. nnd unceasingly to convince tho
Then see him now. and let thy wants
i win pave, next, wceic, a ipinr- - people of the necessary of propHe Ins very p. aciical ilicmoyemanthas much a letter in the hook.VUaing Ins
Be every week
fiic-ndnwn words, and neither can he to instead. of tho folio, nnd'the erly supporting Tiik MountainIn the columi.3 of Tun Mountaineer
Ho to commend it, 'hnd for this
way 1 am going to campaign for
And you will catch
prpmisd,s;mc of the voters in rcascn bps adopted the change. "figure." In short, lie is abso- new subscriptions will "make eer. Why, Magoflin county's pa- ):v miBlil bo spoKen ot (which is
of pie in Other advances will he lnade lutely il iterate. But his wife is your bend swim."
Stata Treasury Coniithn.
Well, things are nlout as usual awkwardly done) thusly: Esse
event, of . h;s election, but ha3 whenever the "man inthestreet" well educated and they are ed
Auditor Bosworth made' public forgotten a'l.about it when the is ready to lake them. Lexing- - ucating their offspring. Had this in tins buig, but vitliiu Hie nextiruain vidcra."
few days work will have. begun,
the balances in theStatc'trea3ury time to liand dyer tlic little ofilcej ton Leader.
All hail for you, Editor Elain.
Negro been blessed with an edu- - and then I am expecting some
in the venous luncs at ttie uc J rolled around,"
jcafon he-- w 11, wacan only con- - new life to be injected into town Oddj fish! don't you know I
ginning of business for the first
had about let "Mr." Ruio John-so- n
on that side cf it. His life.
Com!ng4Jack in Falls City.
of in- - me.hod of cicunton is simple,
L.rcuit JuigoB.-nton- ,
of this month. In the sinking
My rrsport3 to the "Fran" and
sl'p my mind? But now I
fund there aro $1G,323.45; in the The Republican party in Louis- chcMtc", Saturday sentence Un- nn(, rcmar;allc. This is "Kind." Wishing you abundant am very much perplexed. What
far Dfi'tcr position to cle" Fletcher Deaton to serve a how he (ocn ,t. Fw dolar ,10 success, I remain,
general fund, $119,413.50; bal- ville
could have "gone" with him, as
,. i,if i
ance in the treasury, $524,27-- GO.. make a ttrong "light tliij year hfetarm in the Lddyville peni- he himself would most likely ask
The outstanding warrants Sep- than its enemies'- realizo. The tentiary for alleged conspiracy
it? I did not intend for my first
dollar he makes half a mark; for
Why Bahies Cry.
tember 1, were $2,200, 73G.13, as Republican committee is the best the assassination of Ed Callahan a quarter he makes a "little"
firo to slaughter him. Did my
against S1.9G7.00G.8-- at the be tl.e party ha3 ever had here. in Breathitt county. An appeal mark; for a dime lie makes a
Becausj they arc tiroJ lying fusillade of
The Republican ticket, as nom- - was granted and the defendant "dot," and for a nickel, hut he on one sid-.- ' and they arc unable him into amitlieieens and cover
ginning of August.
Anent this condition the Lex- -' inated at thc"elirect primary, is j was given until September 25 to says he "pays r.o tcntmn to 'em. to turn over. Turn a baby once him over in his own debris? He
The party file a bill of exceptions, Intel a
iinytnnT.nilersnv.iwitlinru(l 'tipfi! unusually strong.
went alter me with a white-ho- t
He married a daugh ter of Green in a while.
"The State Auditor has just platformt a!th5jy;h subject to '3tay of exscuti'.n for sixty days. flnnlner. and the union has been
BccAusi their diapers are wot poker heated in his literary flame
opinion in two or pending tha decision on tha op- blessed with sjveral ehildren, six or eoilou and therefore tincom-o- f iik tho he moaut lo fling me thirmade public the statementof tho differencc-ofty days beyond Judgment Day,
thijee matters, i3 a stronger docu-- 1 psal. Mr. Deat'in stated in court
condition of the State trersury on
He is still fortable.
whom are living.
and tho ludicrous portion of it is
thari, the,,emi-Sociahstithat he had not had a fair tual. in the prime of life, being only
the firf t of September, which is ment
Because they aro thirsty. that ho has never been heard of
worthy of the careful and (leclaraijon oOhe; Progressives. Andrew Johnson and Jim
41 or 42 years old, and if lie keeps Babies m ut have water (boiled since.
Repiki.cJii'C will have half ton, under similar sentences for
Dr. Ruie Johnson.
thoughtful consid ration or every,
not iced) to
speed his land coo'od-n- ut
up bis money-makintaxpayer. The sinking fund,': 'the? .eleitu'ofiicers, and, if they the tarn ciime, will aho appeal. children will never have it en drink
Kentucky Fair Dates.
Because thoy aro too warm and
which ptopcrly established and fo"rce,t'he fighting,, should be able
dure tilings their father hat.
Another Educational Novelty. .
poisibly irritated by "prickly Larue. Monticello.
maintained, should provide, .for to eliminate Nre
Because there is so much comtiicj middle! df CUober. Thqre is
Dry in the West.
the bonded liahiliti's of the
Pendleton, Falmouth. .Sept. 3
plaint that Kentucky is full of
and Butler, Morgantown. .Sept. 3
Because they arc sloop
as they become due, contains a
Gate, Oki,a., August 30.
$16,323..15. There is a balance i? a' y'lt 'undecided where to go rural school teachers who cannot
Editcr The Kentucky Mou- wish to lie down nnd bo let alone. St'ite Fair, Louisville. .Sept. 0
this that the Repub-lica'h- s read proptrly. Prof. T. J. Coates, ntaineer: If you want to publish
Becauso their clothos ar3 too Allen, Scottvillc
in the scbool fund of $388)007.50, ar.3 it; r
Cave. .Sept. 7
will direct theircampaign. rural school inspector, lias decid- Eomc'thing ttnent it 1 will write a tight or porhaps a pin is sticking Hart,
in the general fund S110,443.56,.
Warren, BowIingGreen. Sept
ed to issue a bulletin to teach
or a total of $507,352.15, avail- - LoufsVjlle Post.
little concerning the dry, hot thorn.
L'gan Robertson, Adairville
how to read, Ifi many
Because crying is the only way
able to pay tho running expenses
weather In Gikjaboma. We have
"Twas Ever Thus."
instances Prof. Coates h aZtfarn- - not had"4fjXJtrain in this coun- they know to tell you something Trimble, Bedford. .Sept. 7
1'ivu prisoners escaped iroin
statement shows a ba'ance of the Faette county jail Friday ed that the teachers rea"HiiWnned- try for aho55?sixty days. We l .rm, will, thom
lv that thev cannot be
babies cry when in Vlhli,fl)Wt GasK0VV
$524,274.70 in the treasury, but morning at 11 o'clock, after hav
i have hid abotit
this includes the linking fund ing sawed one of the bars of their
of hot winds, and :iIl&erops are pam, butyousiiouiu nnd out it it .Calloway. Murray
Supaib Horse Sense.
which cannot properly ba used cell thru with a
about gone. Tho crjlj.p arc like- isnotsomeof the above stated Todd. Elktou
...... tw it- tsj'l'onnvrovul.HonkinBvilla.OctG-l- l
for tha payment of any debt, ex- All of the five men were being
.,-,,Poor road beget poor schools, ly to burn up If wodonltjfetrain
cept maturing bonds. With five held for the grand jury upon poverty, sickness; good roads be wthin a few days. Stock issuf-'pai- n
which is causingjlio crying.
hundred and seven thousand grand latceny charges.
The CottOI Crop, Heavens!
get good schoo's, prosperity and
fir water and food. We Above all else, ge$notion,
crop tins oat ououoaejiiu, eiiaiycry
dollars on hand, the Stats owes
TkpF.ivettPeotmtviailha the health. When a people establish W II not nave
niiite a decrease of nearly
f?aTooo,000 bales as compared with
$2,200,736.13 in currcit bills.attd notorious rcputation'of being the Rood roads in the highest degree year. Wo can't tll whether we the balyffl? it h hungry.
If you rfro sure that none of?a'5t ycar'H output the south re- accounts, and which e in the
i.lvmi will fiml Mint- m'nnln nil in will make it thru or not. If wo
toxm of warrants issued by the
fin il will u iv tins ohm ui ino me hiiiiko a uncn ui
it desarves the cred ti,v tr 1. - thn inner.
auditor and are unpa'd on account what the bluegrass slwtsnunurii Iperous and intelligent in the na - jteethand toenail. Some peoplplthp cause of the crjinar, then tho mrcial crop of .WO.OUO.duu, or
probable catise ia intestinal. 0y(,r'fil 000 000 above' (ho value
of no funds
have said had this happened in tion. ".UtJvernor Major,' or Mis-- 1 would leav here, but they donfggioit
'and 1012. crops, ac- "Such a situation in any privat? Magoflin county? ' However, the'B0UrI- .know whore to go. .If Easter$Tndigestion and theeiuickeat way 0f tne
people want to buy thinlnnu they to relieve it is y an enema 01 cording to tno ronori-o- i secretary
business institution wou'd give State pr.i3.i ip vie vjng us in the
To Teach Journalism.,
the, N'Orleans cot- rise to the gravest alarm, but
can got it right now,' hut it dees salt solution (a teaspoonful of Hester, of
better light' nowadays, and WC
A school of journalism hag been
the whole people arc re- - Inng for the day to dawn when
hotUkliko much. - It is worst, salt to v pint of warm water.) '
decided upon as one of the rec- It !,
tK- v9r. This If vou don't know how to g ve it.
sponsible rorthefatate debt, tneir K t k
in t,e.aS0ne State. ognized departments of tho Kenrepresentatives and officials show instaj 0f looking like a
leaving us in close tiuart:rs, lam, .consult a doctor. IJo not try to 11VQ .akcl, most 0f it.
tucky State University. Enoch
little concern as to arcj,'s broken body,
A reader of Tin: Mountain- - do too much without his help.
Pot Can t
Grelun, city editor of ihe LexM. M. Carrick-- , M. D.
D. F. Eeaji.
how it is to, be paid. The fact
ington Herald, is regarded as the
About tho dirtiest mess just
Must Know Banks' Cond.llon.
however, that a day of
(We d advuo you and all other
UfJ0 th(J ,lome paper t0 inform nfcw befor(J th(j pw)plo ja tho du.
probable head of the school. Pres- A call on the State banks for a
reckoning corner to debtors, and
w homo loiK ot tnc boous iney can yelopmcnt ol political matters in
ident Barker says it is a part of 141..
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....( rnirn.nil l.l, (Zttl
Ht . 4 .n .
Tlint ..mill.. nn- the State, managed by indiffer-- 1 statement of their condition'at
plan to publish a small daily
the close of business September
ate a home 6pirit and keep all fellows find timo to talk and
ent ornctai3, or neeaiesj ana
'Mago.T.n countyl-EmT(good things at home. Then all write about "lawlessness in
legislatures, will be no was issued Saturday by Banking newspapr.
Send us Magoflin county news. will get results.
Advertise in this paper,
exception to theinev'tiblerule.", Commissioner T. J. Smith.