Carlisle, Nicholas Co., KY
15 August 1912, Thursday
Miss Nellie Snapp visited relaatives at Carlisle last week
G. W. Flora spent last Monday in Paris
Mrs. Hendrix McCleary visited her sister-in-law, near Ewing last week.
Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Knowlton, of Chicago, are visiting her mother, Mrs. E. B.
Mrs. T. J. Flora of Paris, attended the funeral of her sister-in-law, Mrs.
E. G. Flora, last Thursday.
H. C. Throckmorton Sr. is on the sick list.
Our school house, which has been undergoing repairs, is completed, our
school will open next Monday.
Died---Mrs. E. G. Flora, nee Katherine Myers, daughter of the late H. B.
Myers, on Tuesday last at her home in this place, of complication of
diseases,. She had been a patient sufferer for many months and leaves a
husband and three children, two sons and a daughter, also brothers, sisters
and a mother to mourn her loss. The family have our deepest sympathy in
this their sad bereavement. Our loss is heaven's gain.
Weep not dear friends though she is gone,
The voice we loved is still,
A place is vacant in the home,
Which never can be filled.
While many ex-Confederates are somewhat disgruntled at the delay in payment
of their pensions, the "Yanks" are suffering a like inconvenience in not
receiving their checks this quarter.
If the government------either state or nation----is going to pay its old
soldiers that ought to do it promptly, as time is mighty short with the old
Got it in the Neck
Word having been given out that Dr. H. C. Kehoe, of Flemingsburg, was slated
for appointment as Superintendent of the Asylum for the Insane at
Lexington, a bitter attack upon the Doctor has been begun by those opposing
his selection. The Doctor has the baking of the strong political cabal and
will doubtless win out. His brother, the ex-Congressman is championing his
cause and he has joined the ruling powers in the state he will be of great
Dr. H. C. Kehoe was turned down in his aspirations fort he appointment as
Superintendent for the Insane at Lexington. The Doctor depended on promises
by the big political promisers and got it in the neck. It might not have
been so bad had he not persuaded his ex-Congressman brother to transfer his
allegiance to his enemies and desert his old time friends. There are a lot
of other people who will get like treatment, and we cannot sympathize with