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KANSAS STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY.



LIST BY COUNTIES



NEWSPAPERS PERIODICALS



PUBLISHED IN KANSAS MARCH 1, ISS-k




COMPILED KY



F. G. ADAMS,

SECRETARY OF TIIK KANSAS STATK HISTORICAL SOCIETY.



TOPEKA, KANSAS:

KANSAS PUBLISHING HOUSE.

1884.



KANSAS NEWSPAPERS.



STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, )
TOPEKA, KANSAS, March 1, 1884. J

The following is a list of the newspapers and periodicals published -in
Kansas at the present time. The regular issues of all of these, with two or
three exceptions, are now being received by the Kansas State Historical So-
ciety. They are the free gift of the publishers to the State. They are bound
in annual or seini-annual volumes, and preserved in the library of the Soci-
ety in the State Capitol for the free use of the public. They number 420
in all. Of these 21 are dailies, 3H8 weeklies, 1 semi-weekly, 24 monthlies, 1
semi-monthly, 1 tri-monthly, and 4 quarterlies. In this list those not other-
wise described are weeklies :

ALLEN COUNTY.

The Humboldt Union, Republican; W. T. McElroy, publisher, Hum-
boldt.

The Inter-State, Democratic; H. D. Smith, editor, W. E. Smith, pub-
lisher, H. D. Smith & Son, proprietors, Humboldt.

The lola Register, Republican; Scott Bros. & Rohrer, publishers, (Chas.
F. Scott, A. C. Scott, and E. E. Rohrer,) lola.

Allen County Courant, Republican; H. A. Perkins, e'ditor, lola.

ANDERSON COUNTY.

Anderson County Republican, Republican; L. H. Gordon and H. M.
Brooke, editors, Garnett.

The Garnett Plaindealer, Republican ; Plaindealer Publishing Co., pub-
lishers, D. W. Houston, editor, W. O. Champe, business manager, Garnett.

Garnett Weekly Journal, Greenback ; Dr. Geo. W. Cooper, editor and
proprietor, Garnett.

TheGreeley News, Independent; C. H. McDermond, proprietor, Greeley.

The Colony Free Press, Independent; J. J. Burke, editor and proprietor,
Colony.

ATCHISON COUNTY.

The Atchison Champion, (daily and weekly,) Republican; John A. Mar.
tin, editor and proprietor, Noble L. Prentis, associate editor, Atchison.

The Atchison Patriot, (daily and weekly,) Democratic; H. Clay Park
and A. F. Hardwicke, editors and proprietors, Atchison.



The 'AtchMoiLGldbV^d'aHy^nd weekly,) Independent; Edgar W. Howe,
editor and proprietor, Atchison.

Western Mercury, literary; E. J. Van Deventer and Herman J. Rodman,
proprietors, Herman J. Rodman, editor, Atchison.

Kansas Staats-Anzeiger, (German,) Republican; John Hoenscheidt, ed-
itor, Atchison.

Sunday Morning Facts, literary; E. W. Beall, publisher, Atchison.

Der Humorist, (German,) literary; L. Willstaedt, editor, Atchison.

BARBER COUNTY.

Medicine Lodge Cresset, Republican; T. A. M'Neal and L. M. Axline,
editors, publishers, and proprietors, Medicine Lodge.

The Barber County Index, Democratic; E. W. Payne, proprietor, Medi-
cine Lodge.

Hazelton Express, Republican (temperance) ; Rev. J. O. Hazelton, editor,
Hazel ton & Widner, publishers, Hazelton.

BARTON COUNTY.

The Great Bend Register, Republican; E. L. Chapman, editor and pro-
prietor, Great Bend.

Inland Tribune, Republican ; C. P. Townsley, editor and proprietor, Great
Bend.

The Ellinwood Express, Republican; W. E. Carr, proprietor, Ellinwood.

BOURBON COUNTY.

Fort Scott Monitor, (daily and weekly,) Republican ; J. H. Rice & Sons,
( J. H., W. M., R. P. and H. V. Rice,) editor and proprietors, Fort Scott.

The Evening Herald, (daily, and Herald and Record, weekly,) Republi-
can; S. A. Day, editor and proprietor, Fort Scott.

The Banner, Democratic; J. B. Chapman, editor, Banner Publishing Co.,
publishers, Fort Scott.

Bronson Pilot, Independent; M. Donahu; editor and proprietor, Bronson.

BROWN COUNTY.

The Hiawatha World, Republican ; D. Webster Wilder, editor, John B.
Campbell, manager, The World Printing Co., publishers, Hiawatha.

The Kansas Democrat, Democratic; Geo. T. Williams, editor, Geo. T.
Williams and Cyrus B. Bowman, publishers, Hiawatha.

BUTLER COUNTY.

Walnut Valley Times, Republican; Alvah Shelden, editor and proprietor,
El Dorado.

Butler County Democrat, Democratic; Fulton Bros., publishers (T. P.
and Gwinn Fulton), El Dorado.

El Dorado Republican, Republican; by T. B. Murdock, El Dorado.

Southern Kansas Gazette, Republican ; Chas. H. Kurtz, editor and pub-
lisher, Augusta.



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Augusta Advance, Democratic; ,D. Williams and J. A. Williams, pub-
lishers, Augusta.

The Leon Indicator, Republican ; C. R. Noe, publisher, Leon.

Douglass Tribune, Republican ; J. M. Satterthwaite, editor and proprie-
tor, Douglass.

CHASE COUNTY.

Chase County Leader, Republican ; by Wm. A. Morgan, Cotton wood Falls.

Chase County Courant, Democratic ; W. E. Timmons, editor, publisher
and proprietor, Cottonwood Falls.

Strong City Independent, Independent; R. M. Watson, editor and propri-
etor, Strong City.

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY.

The Chautauqua Journal, Republican ; Robert H. Turner, publisher, R.
S. Turner, editor, Sedan.

Sedan Times, Republican; R. G. Ward, editor and publisher, Sedan.

Border Slogan, Democratic; Canon Brothers, publishers and proprietors,
Sedan.

CHEROKEE COUNTY.

The Columbus Courier, Republican; Samuel O. McDowell, editor and
proprietor, Columbus.

The Times, Greenback; E. H. Benham, editor, Columbus Publishing Co.,
publishers, Columbus.

The Border Star, Democratic; J. M. Simmons, editor and proprietor, S.
Chamberlain, associate editor, Columbus.

Lea's Columbus Advocate, Republican ; Archibald T. Lea, editor, Asa
Lea, local editor, Columbus.

The Kansas Bee-Keeper, (monthly,) Hannibal Scovell and J. E. Pond,
jr., editors, Bee-Keeper Publishing Co., publishers, Columbus.

The Sprig of Myrtle, (monthly,) official organ Knights of Pythias of
Kansas ; S. O. McDowell, editor and proprietor, Columbus.

Baxter Springs News, Neutral; M. H. Gardner, editor and publisher,
Baxter Springs.

Short Creek Republican, Republican ; L. C. Weldy, editor and proprietor,
Galena.

Western Friend, (monthly,) Religious; Cyrus W. Harvey, editor, Chilon
H. Carter, publisher, Quakervale.

CLAY COUNTY.

The Dispatch, Republican; Dispatch Printing Co., Wirt W. Walton, J.
P. Campbell and A. L. Runyan, Clay Center.

The Times, Republican; D. A. Valentine, editor and publisher, Clay
Center.

The Monitor, Republican ; P. S: Loof bourrow, editor, Clay Center.

The Clay Center Firebrand, Republican; Miller & Co., publishers, (J.
W. Miller and O. F. Miller,) Clay Center.



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The Kansas Baptist, ( monthly,) Religious ; Rev. L. H. Holt, editor and
proprietor, Clay Center.

CLOUD COUNTY.

The Republican Empire, Republican ; C. W. McDonald, editor, Empire
Printing Co., Publishers, Concordia.

Kansas Blade, liberal ; J. M. Hagaman, editor-in-chief, publisher and
proprietor, J. E. Hagaman and C. W. Stewart, associate editors, Concordia.

Cloud County Critic, ( prohibition,) Independent; Thos. Owen, jr., editor,
publisher and proprietor, Concordia.

The Clyde Herald, Republican; J. B. Rupe, editor, Clyde.

Cline's Press, Republican; J. C. Cline & Son, editors and proprietors,
Clyde.

Cloud County Kansan, Republican ; Frank P. Kellogg, editor and pub-
lisher, Jamestown.

The Miltonvale News, Republican; J. H. Pinkerton and H. G. McDon-
ald, publishers, H. G. McDonald, editor, Miltonvale.

The Glasco Sun, Independent; Ferd. Prince, publisher, Glasco.

COFFEY COUNTY.

The Burlington Patriot, Republican ; A. D. Brown, editor, Burlington.

The Burlington Independent, Democratic ; John E. Watrous, publisher,
Burlington.

Burlington Republican, Republican; W. S. Hebron and C. O. Smith, ed-
itors and proprietors, Burlington.

LeRoy Reporter, Independent; Frank Fockele, publisher and proprietor,
Leroy.

District Emporia Herald, (quarterly,) Religious; Rev. H. J. Walker, ed-
itor and publisher, Leroy.

COWLEY COUNTY.

The Winfield Courier, Republican; D. A. Millington, editor, Ed. P. Greer,
local editor, Winfield.

Cowley County Telegram, Democratic; Chas. C. Black, editor, C. C. Black
and Geo. C. Rembaugh, publishers, Winfield.

Arkansas City Traveler, Republican; H. P. Standley, editor and publisher,
Arkansas City.

Arkansas Valley Democrat, Democratic; T. Mclntire, editor, C. M. Mc-
Intire, local editor and publisher, Arkansas City.

Arkansas City Republican. Republican; C. W. Coombs, J. J. Clark, and
C. T. Atkinson, proprietors, C. T. Atkinson, editor, S. W. Duncan, local ed-
itor, Arkansas City.

The Burden Enterprise, Republican; J. W. Henthorue, editor, J. W. Hen-
thorne and E. A. Henthorne, publishers and proprietors, Burden.

The Cambridge News, Independent; S. B. Sherman and Hicks, pro-
prietors, Walter G. Seaver, editor, Cambridge.



CRAWFORD COUNTY.

The Girard Press, Republican; E. A. Wasser and A. P. Riddle, editors
and proprietors, Girard.

The Girard Herald, Democratic ; T. J. Hadley and F. I. Sage, editors,
publishers and proprietors, Girard.

Kansas Workman, (monthly,) organ of A. O. U. W.; A. P. Riddle, edi-
tor, Girard.

The Expository, ( monthly,) Religious ; Rev. J. A. Campbell, editor, Girard.

The Cherokee Sentinel on the Border, Republican; Charles M. Lucas,
editor and publisher, Cherokee.

The Smelter, Republican ; E. A. Munsell, publisher and proprietor, Pitts-
burg.

Pittsburg Democrat, Democratic ; Thomas P. Monfort, editor and publisher,
Pittsburg.

Walnut Journal, Independent; H. Quick and W. M. Holeman, editors
and proprietors, Walnut.

Educational Advocate, monthly; Charles L. Bovard, editor and publisher,
Walnut.

The Arcadia Reporter, Republican ; O. Dieffenbach, editor, publisher and
proprietor, Arcadia.

The McCune Times, Republican; W. W. Liggett, editor and proprietor,
McCune.

DAVIS COUNTY.

The Junction City Union, Republican ; George W. Martin, editor and
proprietor, Junction City.

The Junction City Tribune, Greenback ; John Davis & Sons, editors, pub-
lishers and proprietors, Junction City.

The Davis County Republican, Republican; J. A. Truex, editor and busi-
ness manager, Davis County Advance Publishing Co., publishers, Junction
City.

DECATUR COUNTY.

Oberlin Herald, Republican; W. D. Street, proprietor, Oberlin.
The Eye, Neutral ; Geo. H. Hand, proprietor, Oberlin.

DICKINSON COUNTY.

The Abilene Gazette, Republican ; V. P. Wilson and Sons, ( V. P., John
W. and Thomas B. Wilson,) editors, publishers and proprietors, Abilene.

The Dickinson County Chronicle, Republican; James W. Hart, editor
and publisher, Abilene.

The Abilene Reflector, Democratic ; B. L. and S. K. Strother, editors and
publishers, Abilene.

Solomon Sentinel, Independent; J. Claude Hill, editor and publisher,
Solomon City.

Enterprise Register, Republican ; John Widler, proprietor, D. G. Rudy,
editor, Enterprise.



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DONIPHAN COUNTY.

The Weekly Kansas Chief, Republican ; Sol. Miller, editor, publisher and
proprietor, Troy.

White Cloud Review, Republican; James M. Beidelman, publisher,
White Cloud.

DOUGLAS COUNTY.

The Lawrence Daily Journal, and The Western Home Journal, ( weekly,)
Republican ; William M. Thacher and Frank L. Webster, editors and pub-
lishers, Lawrence.

The Kansas Herald, (daily and weekly,) Republican; C. C. Thacher, edi-
tor, Herald Publishing Co., publishers, Lawrence.

The Daily Morning News, and The Weekly Tribune, Republican; G. F.
Kimball and George Stevens, publishers, Lawrence.

The Spirit of Kansas, Republican; G. F. Kimball and George Stevens,
publishers, Lawrence.

Once a Week, Republican; J. S. Boughton, editor and publisher, Law-
rence.

Die Germania, (German;) Gottlieb Oehrle, publisher, Lawrence.

The Lawrence Gazette, Democratic ; Osbun Shannon, editor and publisher,
Lawrence.

The Western Recorder, (colored,) Republican; John L. Waller, publisher,
Lawrence.

The Kansas Review, (monthly,) by the Review Co. of Kansas Univer-
sity; Fred. A. Stocks, editor-in-chief, W. C. Spangler, E. F. Caldwell, mana-
gers, Lawrence.

The University Courier, (semi-monthly,) Collegiate; C. D. Dean and W.
H. Johnson, business managers, Lawrence.

The Kansas Churchman, (monthly;) Rev. A. Beatty, D. D., editor and
publisher, Lawrence.

The Zephyr, (amateur monthly;) Fred Bowersock, editor, Lawrence.

The Baldwin Criterion, Republican; L. A. Sheward, publisher, Baldwin.

EDWARDS COUNTY.

Kinsley Graphic, Republican ; -M. E. Ferguson, proprietor, Jos. Ferguson,
editor and publisher, Kinsley.

The Kinsley Mercury, Republican ; Geo. M. Flick, editor, publisher and
proprietor, Kinsley.

ELK COUNTY.

The Howard Courant, Republican; Adrian Reynolds, editor, Reynolds &
Thompsons, publishers and proprietors, Howard.

Grip, Republican; Abe Steinberger, editor, John A. Oliphant, business
manager, Howard.

The Grenola Chief, Independent; R. E. Hicks, editor, Hicks & Brother
publishers, Grenola.

The Moline Free Press, Republican; W. C. Goodwin, publisher, Moline.




The Longton Times, Independent; Flory Bros. (Fred and Geo. M. Flory),
publishers, Longton.

Elk County Tribune, Republican; Jasper Carter and P. W. Craig, editors,
Jasper Carter, publisher, Moline.

ELLIS COUNTY.

The Star-Sentinel, Republican ; J. H. Downing, editor, publisher and pro-
prietor, Hays City.

German-American Advocate, Independent; Harry Freese, publisher, Hays
City.

The Ellis Head Light, Republican; M. M. Fuller and John Reed, editors
and publishers, Ellis.

ELLSWORTH COUNTY.

Ellsworth Reporter, Republican; W. A. Gebhardt and Geo. Huycke, edi-
tors and proprietors, Ellsworth.

The Ellsworth JNews, Republican ; Z. Jackson, proprietor, Thomas S. Hain,
business manager, Ellsworth.

The Wilson Echo, Republican ; S. A. Coover, editor and proprietor, W.
S. Keller, foreman, Wilson.

FINNEY COUNTY.

The Irrigator, Republican ; Oliver H. Knight and Howell P. Myton, edi-
tors and proprietors, Garden City.

Lakin Herald, Republican; Joseph Dillon, editor and proprietor, Lakin-

FORD COUNTY.

Dodge City Times, Republican ; Nicholas B. Klaine, editor and publisher,
Dodge City.

Ford County Globe, Republican ; D. M. Frost, editor and proprietor, Dodge
City.

Dodge City Democrat, Democratic ; published by the Dodge City Demo-
crat Co., Dodge City.

FRANKLIN COUNTY.

The Ottawa Republican, (daily and weekly,) Republican; Amasa T.
Sharpe, editor and proprietor, Ottawa.

Ottawa Journal and Triumph, Greenback; E. H. Snow, editor and pub-
lisher, Ottawa.

The Queen City Herald, Democratic; Jno. Kessler and D. O. McAllister,
editors and proprietors, Ottawa.

The Wellsville Transcript, Neutral; Geo. W. Skinner, editor, Wellsville
Publishing Co., publishers, Wellsville.

GRAHAM COUNTY.

The Millbrook Times, Greenback; Benjamin B. F. Graves, editor, pub-
lisher and proprietor, Millbrook.



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GREENWOOD COUN.TY.

The Eureka Herald, Republican ; J. P. Silsby, editor, publisher and pro-
prietor, Eureka.

Greenwood County Republican, Republican; Wesley E. Doud and Arthur
L. Stickel, editors, publishers and proprietors, Eureka.

Greenwood County Democrat, Democratic; C. M. Jackson, publisher and
proprietor, Eureka.

The Madison News, Republican ; W. O. Lunsford, editor and proprietor,
Madison.

Southern Kansas Journal, Republican ; Millard F. and Ell. Gibson, edi-
tors, publishers and proprietors, Severy.

The Severy Enterprise, Democratic; R. H. Smith, editor and proprietor,
Severy.

Fall River Times, Independent; J. A. Somerby, editor and publisher,
Fall River.

Fall River Echo, Republican ; Lowry G. Gilmore, proprietor, Fall River.

HARPER COUNTY.

Anthony Journal, Republican; E. F. Widner and James A. McPhee,
publishers and proprietors, J. A. McPhee, editor, Hazelton.

The Anthony Republican, Republican ; A. S. Lindsay, Anthony.

Harper County Times, Republican ; W. O. Graham, editor and publisher,
Harper.

The Harper Sentinel, Independent ; Joseph C. McKee, publisher, Harper.

Harper Graphic, Republican ; Charles S. Finch, editor, O. O. Leabhart,
associate editor and business manager, Harper.

The Danville Courant, Independent; Edgar Brain, publisher, Danville.

HARVEY COUNTY.

The Newton Republican, Republican ; Allen B. Lemmon, editor and pro-
prietor, Newton.

Newton Kansan, Republican; H. C. Ashbaugh, editor and proprietor,
Newton. /

The Newton Democrat, Democratic; J. B. Fugate, publisher, Newton.

The Burrton Monitor, Republican ; Miles Taylor, editor and proprietor,
Burrton.

The Sedgwick Palladium, Independent; Mark F. Hobson, editor, publisher
and proprietor, Sedgwick City.

The Halstead Independent, Republican; M. V. Sweesy, editor and pub-
lisher, Halstead.

The Halstead Clipper, Republican ; Dorr Mathies, editor and proprietor,
Halstead .

HODGEMAN COUNTY.

The Jetmore Reveille, Republican ; J. T. Norton, editor and proprietor,
Jetmore.



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JACKSON COUNTY.

The Holton Recorder, Republican; M. M. Beck, editor and proprietor,
Holton.

The Holton Signal, Democratic; W. W. Sargent, editor and proprietor,
Holton.

The Normfcl Advocate, (quarterly;) published in the interest of Campbell
University; J. A. Lambert, editor, J. H. Miller, publisher, Holton.

Whiting Weekly News, Independent; W. C. Brown, publisher, Whiting.

JEFFERSON COUNTY.

The Oskaloosa Independent, Republican ; F. H. Roberts, editor, Oskaloosa.

Oskaloosa Sickle, Democratic; W. H. Howard, editor and proprietor, Os-
kaloosa.

Valley Falls New Era, Republican ; R. E. Van Meter, editor and propri-
etor, Valley Falls.

The Valley Falls Register, Democratic ; T. W. Gardiner, publisher, Valley
Falls.

Valley Falls Baptist, (monthly;) Rev. A. M. Petty, Valley Falls.

Lucifer, (The Light-Bearer,) Liberal, (tri-monthly ;) M. Harman and E.
C. Walker, editors and publishers, Valley Falls.

The Perry Monitor, Democratic ; G. D. King, editor and proprietor, Perry.

Winchester Argus, Republican ; Lon W. Robinson, editor and publisher,
Winchester.

JEWELL COUNTY.

Jewell County Monitor, Republican ; R. F. Vaughan, editor, Mankato.

Mankato Review, Greenback; M. Winsor, editor and publisher, Mankato.

Jewell County Republican, Republican; Benjamin Musser and Will C.
Palmer, editors and proprietors, Jewell City.

Burr Oak Reveille, Independent; Wm. E. Bush and O. C. Emery, editors,
Burr Oak.

Burr Oak Herald, Republican; A. L. Sears, editor, Herald Printing Co.,
(A. W. Mann, president ; J. E. Hawley, secretary ; and J. E. Faidley, treas-
urer,) publishers and proprietors, Burr Oak.

The Thinker, Liberal; Dr. C. W. Stowe, editor, Thinker Publishing Co.,
publishers, Burr Oak.

Salem Argus, Independent; Geo. W. Reed, editor and proprietor, Chas.
H. Moody, associate editor, Salem.

JOHNSON COUNTY.

Olathe Mirror-Gazette, Republican; T. W. Eckert, editor, Mirror-Gazette
Publishing Co., publishers, Olathe.

The Kansas Patron and Farmer, Agricultural; H. C. Livermore, man-
ager, Johnson County Cooperative Association, publishers and proprietors,
Olathe.

The Johnson County Democrat, Democratic ; W. C. Paul, publisher, Olathe.



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The Kansas Star, published by pupils of Deaf and Dumb Institution; E.
W. Bowles, editor, Olathe.

KINGMAN COUNTY.

Kingman County Citizen, Republican ; Geo. E. Filley, editor, and Frank
A. Capps, business manager, Filley & Capps, proprietors, Kingman.

The Kingman Republican, Republican ; James Malcom Johnston, editor
and publisher, Kingman.

Southern Kansas Democrat, Democratic; Burt Venable and Seneca B.
Sproule, editors, publishers and proprietors, Kingman.

LABETTE COUNTY.

The Chetopa Advance, Republican ; J. M. Cavaness, editor, Chetopa.

The Oswego Independent, Republican ; J. E. Bryan, editor, Mrs. Mary
McGill, proprietress, Oswego.

The Oswego Republican, Republican ; I. W. Patrick, editor and propri-
etor, Oswego.

Labette County Democrat, Democratic; J. M. Landis and A. D. Carpen-
ter, editors and publishers, Oswego.

The Parsons Eclipse, (daily and weekly,) Independent; J. B. Lamb and
C. L. Lamb, editors and proprietors, Parsons.

The Parsons Sun, (daily and weekly,) Republican; H. H. Lusk, editor
and proprietor, Parsons.

Parsons Palladium, Democratic (anti-prohibition); F. W. Frye, editor,
Palladium Publishing Co., publishers, Parsons.

The Mound Valley Herald, Independent; C. U. Albin, editor and propri-
etor, Mound Valley.

The Altamont Times, Independent; Gustin & Fuller, editors and pro-
prietors, Altamont.

LEAVENWORTH COUNTY.

The Leavenworth Times, (daily and weekly,) Republican; D. R. Anthony,
editor and proprietor, Leavenworth.

The Leavenworth Evening Standard, ( daily,) and The Democratic Stand-
ard, (weekly,) Democratic; Frank T. Lynch, manager, Henry C. Burnett,
editor, F. T. Lynch and H. C. Burnett, publishers and proprietors, Leaven-
worth.

Kansas Freie Presse, ( daily and weekly, German,) Republican ; Lorenz
Rohr, editor, K. Geier and H. U. Wilken, publishers and proprietors, Leav-
enworth.

Leavenworth Weekly Chronicle, Republican ; E. Jamison, proprietor, C.
A. Reynolds, editor, Leavenworth.

The Kansas Prohibitionist, M. V. B. Bennett, editor, Prohibition Publish-
ing Co., publishers, Leavenworth.

The Home Record, (monthly;) published by Board of Managers of the
" Home for the Friendless," Mrs. C. H. Gushing, editor, Leavenworth.



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The Orphan's Friend, (monthly;) J. B. McCleery, editor, Mrs. DeForest
Fairchild, associate editor, Mrs. Thos. Carney, business manager.

The G. A. R., (monthly;) by the G. A. R. Publishing Co., J. C. Walkin-
shaw, editor, Leavenworth.

The Visitor, (monthly,) Religious; by the Catholic Mutual Benevolent
Publishing Company, Henry Floyd, editor, E. M. Johnson, manager, Leav-
enworth.

The Tonganoxie Mirror, Republican ; Geo. R. Broadbere, editor and pro-
prietor, Tonganoxie.

The Lin wood Leader, Republican; A. M. Thistlethwaite, editor and pro-
prietor, Linwood.

LINCOLN COUNTY.

Lincoln Banner, Independent; Pinkerton & Bower, publishers, Lincoln.
The Lincoln Beacon, Republican; Walter S. and Anna C. Wait, editors,
publishers and proprietors, Lincoln Center.

LINN COUNTY.

LaCygne Weekly Journal, Republican; J. P. Kenea and Ed. C. Lane,
publishers, LaCygne.

The Pleasantou Observer, Republican ; D. S. and H. L. Capell, editors
and proprietors, Pleasanton.

The Pleasanton Herald, Greenback; W. S. Platt, editor and manager,
Pleasanton.

Linn County Clarion, Republican; Howard T. Smith, editor and propri-
etor, Mound City.

The Blue Mound Sun, Republican; W. P. Barnes, editor and proprietor,
Blue Mound.

The Prescott Eagle, Republican ; Eagle Publishing Co., proprietors, Frank
F. Daulton, editor, J. P. Campbell, local editor, Prescott.

LYON COUNTY.

The Emporia News, (daily and weekly,) Republican; Jacob Stotler and
Alex. Butts, editors. Published by the News Company, (Jacob Stotler,
Alex. Butts and Frank P. MacLennan,) Emporia.

Emporia Republican, (daily and weekly,) Republican; C. V. Eskridge,
editor and proprietor, J. R. Graham, associate editor, Emporia.

The Emporia Democrat, Democratic ; J. M. McCown, editor and propri-
etor, Emporia.

The Hartford Weekly Call, Independent; S. C. Bixler and Emory Lan-
phear, publishers, Hartford.

Normal Cabinet, ( monthly,) by pupils of State Normal School ; A. W.
Stubbs and L. A. Wright, editors, Emporia.

The Primitive Friend, (monthly;) Ezra Lamborn, editor, published by
Monthly Meeting of Friends, Eraporia.



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M'PHERSON COUNTY.

The McPherson Republican, Republican ; S. G. Mead, editor, S. G. Mead
and Henry W. Conklin, proprietors and publishers, McPherson.

The McPherson Freeman, Republican ; H. B. Kelley, editor and propri-
etor, McPherson.

The McPherson Independent, Independent; G. W. McClintick, editor and
proprietor, McPherson.

Smoky Valley News, Republican ; August Ringwald, editor and propri-
etor, Lindsborg.

Canton Carrier ; Milton E. Rice and J. W. Edwards, editors and propri-
etors, Canton.

MARION COUNTY.

Marion Record, Republican ; E. W. Hoch, editor, W. F. Hoch, business
manager, E. W. & W. F. Hoch, proprietors, Marion.

Marion County Independent, Independent ; Edgar A. Brundage, editor,
publisher and proprietor, Marion.

The Peabody Gazette, Republican ; W. H. Morgan, editor and proprietor,
Peabody.

Marion County Graphic, Democratic ; Frank D. Weller, editor and pro-
prietor, Peabody.

The Florence Herald, Republican ; W. H. Booth, editor and proprietor,
Florence.

Des Farmers Anzeiger, real estate (monthly) ; John J. Funk & Co., pub-
lishers, Hillsboro.

MARSHALL COUNTY.

The Marshall County News, Republican ; Geo. T. Smith, editor and pro-
prietor, Marysville.

Marshall County Democrat, Democratic ; William Becker, editor, Marys-
ville.

Marysville Post, (German,) Democratic; Wm. Becker, editor and propri-
etor, Marysville.

The Waterville "Telegraph, Republican; Henry C. Willson, publisher and
proprietor, Waterville.


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