R. E. Hall Anniversary

WELLINGTON.  Mr. R. E. Hall, living at Wellington, celebrated his 89th anniversary recently. The Hutchinson Gazette, Hutchinson KS. Thursday, January 31, 1895. Page 3. (c) Transcribed by Darren McMannis for the Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies,...

Not Leaving Kansas

ABILENE.  Hon. J. R. Burton, of Abilene, asserts that the published surmises that he is about to leave Kansas have only the slight foundation that he has made some investments in Colorado. He says that he expects to live, die, and be buried in Kansas; the two latter...

Regard for Col. Willemsen

Testimonial. We understand that the German social club will present Col. Willemsen with a testimonial of their regard and respect to day.  The gift is to be a fine gold headed ebony cane.  The occassion will be one of much pleasure.  A complimentary banquet will...

David Brewer on Supreme Court

KANSAS CITY, MO – Judge Brewer.Before the rebellion and whilst the Pike’s Peak gold excitement was at its highest, there came to our city a young lawyer from New York.He put out his “shingle” and began his trial trip for success.That was David J. Brewer.He was...

The Lane Family – 1857

WHITE CLOUD.  Three of the Indiana Lanes are now prominent men in different parts of the Union, and occupy different positions before the people. Henry S. Lane is the leader of the Republican part in Indiana, working might and main against the admission of any more...