Topeka Capital Scheme – 1859

EMPORIA.  The Topeka-Nebraska-Capital Scheme. We have received, from what we consider a reliable source, information corroborative of the rumors that have been circulating here for the last few days concerning the consummation of the deep laid scheme of the Democracy...

Indians – 1859

EMPORIA.  Injuns. We learn that there are now encamped on the Little Arkansas, some seven or eight thousand warriors of the different tribes of Kansas. What their object is cannot be ascertained. Some of them say they are going to have a grand buffalo hunt, while...

Robbery In Wyandotte

WYANDOTTE. Robbery. George H. Lillie, member of the Wyandotte Convention from Madison county, and Mr. Blackman from Leavenworth, stopping at Emheiling’s Boarding House, were robbed last night. The former lost some $75.00, the latter $17.00. The thief must have entered...