Clipped From The Weekly Courier

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 - Iiolatto stop there over night. BILLY BKUBAKKK....
Iiolatto stop there over night. BILLY BKUBAKKK. Daniel Brnbt.ker was nn honest man r confidence of all Ma neighbors. .SI» liberality and truntfulnesa often mado him th« victim of impoatow. tie was cne» of a large sum of money In a HOII- iiiUonal manner, an account of whlcn I glTf yon at aniitbor time. No chllircn blcs.H- el their union, and he and "Aunt fiiul a large and varied experience with adopted HulllM from tlmelo time. One of U.«lr adopted «om wai William Cox, known M "Billy Brubaker." Billy was character. HU short, bent flguro «md eoTlaftg*, were a familiar sight to and traveler* for a quarter of a century.-"Billy" alwayn made it a point to visit circuses, whoau coming he uera'.ded for tn advance, aud to vote the democratic ticket. He woe aa uncompromisiiig democrat andwaaalway^santulneofflncceat. lie took consolation in the rafldctioti, after a defeat in uatlooal and stale elections, that "they couldn't beat ns In tho county anyway." His only enemies wpreruia and tii 0 pestifleroas small boy who caught him belpleas momtntsand bhuked bin face and otherwise transformed him. so aa to make him unrecognizable to bin nearest friends. ma ATTB)n*TEi BUICTDK,

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  1. The Weekly Courier,
  2. 22 Oct 1886, Fri,
  3. Page 4

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