The Waco Evening News. (Waco, Tex.), Vol. 4, No. 157, Ed. 1, Tuesday, January 12, 1892 Page: 1 of 8
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WACO TEXAS TUESDAY AFTERNOON JANUARY IS 1892.
VOL 4. NO. 157
50 Cents Per Month.
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Of Ms FiirBisbing Dep't
ft COTTON BLOCKADE.
In New Orleans Presses
ARE PULL OP THE FLEEOY STAPLE.
Offers the following bargains for this the. second week of
our winter clearing sale :
Men's $2.50 Underwear at $1.50 each.
Men's $1.75 Underwear at $1.00 each.
Men's $1.00 Underwear at 50 cents.
Each Lot Has Several Styles.
JONES & GOODLOE.
Listen if low prices will sell you vre w ill sell you this coming week. Wo
will start the ball with a lot of men's suits at $8.00 worth $12.00. See them.
Our 810 $i2.5o $i5 $18 and $20 suits in Cutaway and Sacks arc the best
Cotton and wool
25 Cents a Pair.
Reduced from 35 and
15 Cents a Pair.
Reduced from 20 and
H e a v y cotton and
8 Cents a Pair.
Or 90 Cents a Dozen.
UlRluTny Itobbcry In Mississippi Jack
tho IIUBRcr Gets In Ills "Work In tlio
Crttccnt City Conductors Must Suo
The. KlH'ilivo l'olsonoil.
Helena Mont. Jan. 12. Thero h
danger of trouble with tho Tonguo River
Cheyennes nnd Montana needs a gov
ernor. Governor Toolo is in Washington.
Lieutenant-Governor Richards who was
acting in his absence left for California.
This afternoon a dispatch was received
at the governor's office from Brigadier-
General Merritt at St. Paul saying blood-
shed was feared on Tongue Rive reserva-
tion. Stockmen near thero accused u
Cheyenne- Indian named Wako Night of
killing a heifer belonging to a citizen
and a request was made for his arrest.
Tho Indian police refused to. make tho
arrest as other Cheyennes wero acting
in a tlneateuing manner refusing to let
tlie accused go. Tho stockmen then ap-
pealed to the civil authorities and
Sheriff Jones of Custer county declares
he will make the at rest if it takes tho
whole population as posse.
value that money can buy
Best line of men and boys over coats in Waco.
Tho prices are $5 8 io 12.50 16 IS and 20.
Knee Pants at 25 cents Go 75 $1 1.25 150 and 17&.
Shirt waists at 25 cents 40 no 75 and $1.00 world beaters
Underwear at 50 cents 75. $1 i2! 1.50 up to Goo.
nst black socks at 2s cents 5o 75 $1.00 and i.5o.
Neckwear at 26 cents 60 75 $1.00 1.25 and i.5o Finest in Waco. Sec them
Whit 11 dress shirts. New: just the thing $1.75 See them. Sec them
That lot of white star shirts we are closing out at 5o cents.
If you want bargains come SEE THEM
8l : GO0DLOE.
407 Austin Avenue.
Men's White Laundered Shirts at $i Each.
Shield and Plaited Bosoms worth $1.25 and $1.50 each.
Special fe qB Wleif a
At I2j cents each white and colored borders H..S.
JMesix's glxicI Boys' Hats.
Special Sale Now Going on.
CORNER SIXTH AND JACKSON STS.
Livery and Transfer Stables.
Thoold Orand Building North Plaza WacoTexas.
The finest vehicles nnd horses in the city. Call carnages for ladies a spe-
cialty and i&hen desired ladies can have a driver in hvery. All trains met.
Picrnpt attention to all orders and satislaction guarantetd. Horses
boarded on reasonable terms.
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Money to lend on Vendors Lien Notes.
Money to lend on Pawns.
Money to buy Notes long or short time.
Houses and Lots for sale on Installments.
We will now contract to build residences
TrfcTO. ID- IA.TPIBLD
BANKER AND BROKER. 308 AUSTIN AVENUE
Meridian Mis'?. Jan. 12. This sec-
tion is wrought up over tho frequency of
highway robbery which has occurred
during tho past few months and tho
"lone highwayman" is expected to ap-
pear from every dark spot along the
highway. Near Hickory Saturday night
J. B. Fanning a well-to-do citizen while
returning from Decatur situated thirty
miles from tho railroad wai held -up at
tho point of Winchesters in (ho hands of
two men while passing through a heavy
woods after dark and robbed of $G00 in
gold. An armed posso was formed and
blood hounds put on tho robbers' track
but as they took a direction where there
is no telegraphic communication noth-
ing has been heard from them.
A Fortune lllil In tliu limine.
Decatur HI. Jan 12. John Iliggs
son of Thomas Higgs came to town and
reported finding in tho house $15000 in
cash. It was hid away by his father
Thomas Higgs an old farmer who died
Wednesday in Long Creek township
this county. Ho has for many years
been known as the stingiest man in tho
county. Ho made money on his farm of
120 acres but never spent any and nover
put any of it into tho bank. Sinco his
death tho family have been digging up
the f turn and searching tho buildings for
the old man's money. Thoy found the
pile in a box in the house. Tho old man
bought forty acres of land some time
ago and paid for it all in silver dollars
that ho had btored away.
Tiu'k The llncvr.
New OnuiiNS Jan. 12. Jack Pierre
a young whitu man appropriately dubbed
"Jack the Hugger" is behind the
bars. Pierre has been creating intense
excitement and indignation in tho French
part of town by hugging and kissing
pretty girls on tho street in broad day-
light choosing tho daintiest and fairest
French Creoles of that district to display
his affection upon. Parents wero afraid
to send their daughters to school for fear
of this human monster.
Major Anderson of tho Southern Pa-
cific caught him in the act of hugging
and kissing a well known young girl 'and
had tho villain arrested last evening af tci
a hard struggle.
stealing fares and tho company supposed
tho men wero too timid fearing thoy
would bo charged with larceny to insti-
stuto suit Tho men havo been employed
by tho company a number of yours and
every one of them will bring suit for
their full pay.
Grout Cotton ltlooknilo.
Ni:w Oklkans Jan. 12. Tho slow
movement of cotton out of Now Orleans
owing to depreciation of market value
hod tho effect of causing a serious
blockado on railroad lines this morning.
All cotton presses nnd warehouses are
full and when tho railroads endeavored
to relievo tho blockado this morning by
sending cotton to warehouses nnd com
presses thoy wero thwarted and all
available space is taken up in tho yards.
At noon diifeicnt roads in this city had
representatives attending a joint meeting
and a strong effort is being made to talc6
decihivo steps to relievo tho blockade.
Tho Kliuili v Polo!H'(l.
Caiko Jan. 12. Father Oberwaldor.
a priest confirms rumored "poisoning ol
tho khedivo of Egypt stating ho was
given a poisoned draught by the daugh-
ter of a rich merchant of Khartoum whe
bad bi'cn captured at tho tiino of tht
surrender at Khartoum and placed in tht
A GOOD START.
V For tune 1'or u Convict.
Wichita Kas. Jan. 12. Under the
will of a brother who recently died in
England Qcorgo Tankersloy a burglar
in tho state penitentiary comes in foi
property over tho water said to bo worth
upwards of $1000000. Tho news waa
received today by Mrs. Tankersloy' who
sinco hor husband's incarceration has
been largely dependent upon neighbors
for support. Tho family waa well to do
atone time but got into a financial
trouble and finally Tankersloy becamo a
criminal. Ho had already served a short
sentenco in tho penitentiary boforo being
captured at his last job for which ho
got ten years nino of which havo yet to
Munt Suo for It.
New YortK Jan. 12. A number of
conductors engineers and firemen of the
Long Island railroad wero discharged
Saturday night. Engineers and firemen
wero given their full pay but conductors
JONESBUiia Mo. Jan. 12. About three
weeks ago Alley Cregar a young man
living about threo miles east of this
place becumo insane and is now in tho
asylum at Fulton. Last week Joshua
Cox a single man about 31 years of ago
living in tho biuno ueighboihood aroso
from his bed and left homo clad only in
his night clothes." His brother Calvin
becoming alarmed began a scutch for
him and found him about half way to
Jonesburg and ho seemed to havo been
wandering about in his sleep and becamo
very much frightened when ho awoko
and sinco that timo lias been very vio-
lently insuuo. Since Joshua Cox has
been insane his brother Calvin has
waited on him constantly day and night
and on Thursday night last ho too be-
camo insauo and it was necessary to
keep him bound hand and foot. Thoy
wero both taken to tho asylum at Fulton
in chargo of three stout inen Tho Cox
brothers are large strong and vigorous
young men aged about IM and 80 years
and lived with their nged mother. Tho
first intimation that was had of Calvin's
insanity was that ho said that someone
had tried to blow up Sago and now thoy
wero after him (Cox).
Young Cregar is 18 years old and mar-
ried an event celebrated fifteen months
ago. Tho Cox family aro well-to-do
Iieoplo and highly respected in tho com-
munity. llurbln'8 Lunt llojifi Cone.
Pori.Aii Blufi' Mo. Jan. 12. John
Lano uttornoy for Dr. Harbin received
tho first official notice of the governor's
final decision on tho petition for pardon
or commutation of sentence. A letter
from Governor Francis' private secretary
states that tho governor has decided not
to intcrfero f trther in tho mutter. This
means that Harbin will bo hanged on
Jan. 15. The sheriff received a similur
letter instructing him to go ahead and
execute tho death warrant. Hurbin hui
been threo times respited pending tho
investigation of his caso by tho governor
which lias been very thorough.
JviiiutuK Court War.
SrniNOFiELD Kan. Jan. 12. All is
quiet hero. In an interview with Adju-
tant Genoral Itoberts Monday morning
ho said ho' anticipated no troublo as long
as tho troops remained. Upon their de-
Encouraging Report; of bout horn
Industries for tho Now Year.
Tho Manufacturers' Record of
Baltimore January g in reviewing
tho industrial progress of tho South
"It is too early in the now year to
expect any very groat aotivity in now
enterprises but notwithstanding this
tho past week shows a healthy growth
with a decided tondenoy of capital to
seek investments in the South moro
freely than for many mouths. Vory
largo sales of Southern municipal
securities havo lately boon ma do
in tho north and tho woat and tho
outlook is promising for increased
oonfidenco in aouthorn securities of
all kindB. AoiivoclTortufur tho build-
ing up of southern ports continuo
and at Nowport News additional
shipping facilities aro to ho con-
structed; at Norfolk largo piers a
machine shop and round houso aro to
bo built by tho Norfolk and West-
ern to aocommodato increasing busi-
ness thero while at Charleston ex-
censivo wharf property has boon pur-
chased by northern capitalists. At
other ports tho work ot developing
their foreign trade goes on steadily.
In tho industrial lino thero has
been a fair amount of aotivity and
among tho new enterprises reported
for tho week aro n $25001:0 coal min-
ing company in Alabama with tho full
capital subscribed; a $500000 ooal
mining company in West Virginia; a
$15000u car works company in Flor-
ida; a $25000 brick oomoany at
Cedartown Ga.;;a;$l500000 phos-
phate company in Florida; a $50000
clothing company at Atlanta On.; a
$200000 land improvement company
at Fort Worth Texas; a $200000
hotel company at Dallas Texas;
a $1000000 loan and immigra-
tion company in South Carolina; n
$50000 kaolin company in South
Carolina; a 450.000 improvement
company at Dallas Texac; Miren largo
tobacco factories at Louisville Ky.;
a $50 000 ennui building company at
Now Orleans La j a $100000 distillery
company at D.illas ToxHf ; a $500000
ftreet car motor building company at
I'ensacola Fla.; a 8110000 phosphate
company in Florida; a $100000 ma-
chine oompany at Boltirtorc Md.
notified that if they wanted their sal- parlur0 j10 leelneil it advisablo to de-
aries they must suo for it. Ono dis- claro murtial lftW jIo thought it very
charged conductor says that a number probable that tho governor will declare
or conductors wero under suspicion ol marUjj juw
Kotlco cf Stockholders' Mooting.
Notice in hereby given to tho stock-
holders of tho Waco Eloctrio Railway
and Light oompany that a meeting of
tho stockholders of Haid company will
bo hold on Tuesday tho 10th day of
January 1802 betwotn tho hours of
9 a. in. and 3 p. m. on said day for
the purposo of elcoting directors for
tho ensuing joar and for tho transac-
tion of fcuoh othor business us may
legilly bo brought bofore Haid moot-
ing. W. J. IlonsoN President.
J A. lit bbon Secretary.
Don't buy any wedding prosont
until you examine tho finest lino in
Waoo at L. Nkwuuuo'b.
Djmnau & Bro's old stand.
MY STOKE VZ Leod Pencils for
fivo cents at My Storo 025 Austin
Tho Kirkpatrick lots are closo to
the contor of I ho city cloter than any
other addition and aro Bellini: at
priceH far below their valuo.
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Christopher, R. The Waco Evening News. (Waco, Tex.), Vol. 4, No. 157, Ed. 1, Tuesday, January 12, 1892, newspaper, January 12, 1892; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth114660/m1/1/: accessed February 27, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; .