The Waco Evening News. (Waco, Tex.), Vol. 4, No. 259, Ed. 1, Wednesday, May 11, 1892 Page: 1 of 8
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VOL. 4. Nn. 259.
WACO TEXAS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON MAY 11 1892
5n Cents her Mont
Great Shoe sale at
OCS Cents a JRaii-
Ladies' and Misses'
I Dongola button.
Ladies' and Misses'
Glove Calf Button.
Children's School Shoes
S to 2.
Men's and Boys' Button ftr fiftnl
and Congress Shoes all at JQ UBllTSp
&& Cents a Pair
These are all a great bargain.
CITIZENS NATIONAL BANK
WACO - - TEXAS.
PAID IN CAPITAL $i25)ooc
SURPLUS AND UNDIVIDED PROFITS $io6oor
J B. MoLKNDON. President.
W. D. LACY
0. II. HIGaiNSON
J. T. DAVI8. Vioo-prestdent.
J. E. PARKRH
TBOS. P. ABKEL.
B. BLACK Oaebl
Accounts of brnki. banker" merohauts f Armors meohanlci and other olsiioa eolloltod.
pay aninuoh nttent en to srasl nooounta oh large ono. We give personal and speolal attentloi
tu our collection dernrttiiunt ami retnltnn day of payment. Kxohange bought and sold 01
all the prfnolpnl p lints of the United States and Europe.
BROOKS & COWAN
1.50 SPECIAL i.s
Greatest Shirt Sale Ever Known in JPaeo.
Our Entire Stock of Puff Bosom Shirts forty-two distinct styles
including $1.75 $2 and $2.50 goods
-A-ILJLi O-O JJT $1.50 E-A.C23:.
BROOKS & COWAN.
Real Estate Bulletin.
Reported by Baker & Dilworth Ab-
stractors. W H Lcdnum to heirs of Clemen-
tine L Lednum 60 by 296 feet on
Mooro street part of the Thos Moore
homestead 194 1-2 acres of the D W
Campbell suivey and 120 acres of the
K W Nabors and B 13 B & 0 R R
Co survey affection and $1.
"Wo furnish nbstrnots of title on
J. W. Bakkii.
T M. DlLWOllTH.
For tho beBt and freshest beof
pork mutton veal span-ribs fish and
oysters go to Crippin oornor Fifth
Tho groat bankrupt stook of D.
Bomnon & Bro. is being auctionod
oil day and night. Unpaiallolled bargains.
Dr. Goo. P. Mann dentist. Fall
set of upper or lower teeth $12.50.
W. C. T. U.
Remomber the meeting of the
Woman's Christian Temperance
Union to bo held in the basement of
the First Bapti9t church tomorrow
aftornoon at 3.30. Somo explanation
will be made of tho design aud work
of this organization. Tho Temper-
ance work is of first importance but
this is by no means tho only field of
labor. Thero are many other depart-
ments of work in whioh a union of
christian women of all denominations
may engage most effectually. All do-
siring information on tho subject and
all willing to advanco bonefioer.t work
among their fellow men to tho extent
of their ability arc invited to bo pres-
ent at the meeting.
Mrs. J. G. McDonald
Mks. Guiei.kv President.
Y J.J- in the Provident addi
J-JJ I & (fan for saloon suoh terms
as will attract the most squeamish
buyers by Kellum & Lawson tho
leading real estate dealers 113 South
Tho Financiers of Texas in Session
INTERESTING PAPERS READ
Prominent Visitors Speak and the
Discussion Is Lively
Officer to bu Klectcil ami the Plmi
Fixed A Large .VhneiiiblUBu of Uu
preventative Citizen. I'rnin Hvory
Uiiarter of Tu.aS--(.oneral items tf
interest ridiett I'p by a ovn Ite-
porfer ainoiit; tlie Capital!!!
YESTERDAY AFTERNOON'S SESSION.
Tho convention re-oonvened at 2 30
with nearly a full house in attendance.
Tho order of the papors was re-
versed and tho paper of President F.
B. Gray ot the Citizonb' National
bank of San Angelo ws read by the
secretary as Mr. Gray was uuablo to be
present. The subject of thepaper
was "Uniformity of Bank Drafts
tjhecks Notes etc "
The paper was listened to with deep
attention and was referred to a special
committee composed of L. 0. Jestnr of
Tler W. W. Cheathan of Clarks-
vi'lle and L B. Black of Waco.
The next papor was read.by Cashier
A. S Reed of tho Ballingdr National
bank. Tho subjeot of tho paper was
"Should Banker's Associations be En-
couraged." Tho paper was quite a lengthy one
and was listened to with deop atten-
tion from beginning to end anil re-
There was no discussion of the
Mr J. N. Brown of tho Alamo
National bank ot San Antonio ofTerod
a resolution that the next president of
the assooiation correspond with the
superintendont of public instruction
with tho view of getting a short course
in national banking inserted iu the
curriculum in the public schools.
Mr. E. M. Longcope of Lampasas
read a paper bearing directly on tho
Tho seoond days proaeeding9 of tho
Texas liankors association was opened
at tho oity hall this morning by nn
address by T. J. Groce Etq oashier
of the Galveston National bank. Ilia
subjeot was "The System of Free
collection and its relation to conser-
vative banking." Tho address
quite a lengthy one was hstoned to
with deop attontion from beginning to
end. It nbounded in wit and humor
and was repeatedly applauded.
Tho next address was on "The re-
lation that should exist botwocn city
and country banks" by W. R. liam-
by Esq. oashier Amerioan National
bank ot Austin. The gontleman an-
nounced at the beginning of his ad-
dress that its pi inoipal merit would
consist of its briefness but thero was
not a person presont but enjoyed the
address enough to wish it longor.
Tho next order of exeroisos was the
discussion of tho abovo subjoots. The
subject of the relation of oity banks
with oountry banks was ably discuss-
ed by CaBhicr A. S. Reed of the Bal.
linger National bank G. A. Levi of
of A. Levy & Co's. bank of Victoria
Cashier E. 0. Tonison of tho State
National bank Dallas.
Mr. W. II. Leo pre? tho Merchants'
National bank of St. Louis was intro-
duced and explained the plan whioh
his bank worked under in its relations
with country banks Ho took occas-
ion in his speech to pay a very high
compliment to Texas bankers and
banks stating that his bank and a bin
trust company with whioh ho was
connected desired all tho Texas busi-
ness they could got.
Mr. C. W. Buller. president of the
National Bank of tho Ropublio of St.
Louis was next introduced and stated
that all of the Texas banks actually
do their business through St. Louis
being the nearest point to thorn so
all arrangements affeoting oolleotionB
should be made in oonneotion with
St. Louis. He stated also that he had
been coming to Texas for tho past
We have just received an elegant new line of
Evening Gloves in all shades. Also some
beautiful new things in Lisle aud Silk Hose
Our Fan Stock contains all the largest styles ou
in beautiful new designs.
500 502 and 504 Austin Stiieet.
nino years and that he was rnoro
favorably impressed with the stato
each successive year. Ho made quite
a lengthy address which was woll re-
ceived by the audience present and
was hoartily applauded.
Mr. Calloway of the Metropolitan
National bank of Kansas City was
next called for and responded briefly.
Mr. F. N. Chick second vice-president
of the National bank of Kansas
City was next iLtroduced and ex-
pla'ned in somo length the status of
his bank on the relation existing be-
tween his bank and its country cor-
respondents. Mr. G. A. Lovi of Victoria asked
for information whether tho chair
would appoint a nomination committee
or whether tho officers would be
oleoted from tho floor.
The custom has been to appoint a
committco of five to bring in nomina-
tion whioh virtually elects tho officers.
Mr. Milliard of Austin spoke in
favor of an open elootion.
Mr. Lovi aroso in defense of tho
Mr. L. L Jester of Tyler mado a
motion that tho house go into the
election of a nominating committco.
Judgo A. P. Wooldndgo of Austin
spoke in favor of the nominating com-
mittco. Ho thought that a committee
of five would giveinoro thought to tho
selcotion than tho individual members.
Mr. Carey Shaw of 'Columbus
offered a substitute that the house
oleot its own officers.
After much discussion it was de-
oided to e.cnt the ofiioers from tho
The selection of tho place for the
holding of tho next meeting waB mado
the special order of business for to-
morrow at 11 o'clock.
Dr. Burleton extended an invitation
to tho bankore to visit Baylor
The following arc the officers of the
Texas Bankers association now in
offico. Tho new officers will ho olect
ed tomorrow afternoon: f
J W Blake president; H M Long-
copefirst vice-president; A P V oold-
ridge second vico-proBidont; T J Groco
third vico president; W Goodrich
Jones secretary; W O Richardson
first assistant secretary; J E Long-
moore second assistant secretary.
Walter Nolto treasurer; Exooutive
committee J K Rose "W II Hamby
Hober Stone A S Reed and W F
- ranker's register.
Tho bankor's register shows the fol-
lowing namos entered sinco The
News closed its report yostordny.
Wm Cameron cashior Coleman
National bank; T F Murchison prcsi
dont First National bank Athens;
Otto W Steffons cashier First Natio-
nal bank Abilcno; R P Edrington
oashier First National bank Itasca;
E A Rodgors president Farmers
National bank Hillsboro R L Ball
prcsidont Colorado National bank; V
F Brice cashior City
National bank Quatiab; T J Groce
Cashier Galveston National bank; 0
Mendel.Oashter Taylor National bank;
Gpo V Voiers Cashier National bank
of Forney; J Gordon Brown Brown
Bros Austin; W H Rivers Bank of
Elgin; F I! Moody W L Moody &
Co Galveston; T C LeVeaux Cashier
First National bank Cisco; G A Levi
President A Levi & Co's bank Vic-
toria; J B Coleman Cashier First Na-
tional bank Coleman; W II Aber-
nathy. Whitney jbank; J E Longnioor
First National bank Rockdale; W A
Ponder Exchange National bank
Denton; F N Chick Second vice-President
National bank Kansas City;
W 0 Hargravo vice-presidont City
National Bank Sulphur Springs;
II W Trippet president Wax-
ahdchie National Bauk; II
B Smoot cashier First National Bank;
Colorado Citj ; 0 W Bullen president
National Bank of the Rupublio. St.
Louis; William R Hamby Amer-
ican National Bank Austin; E
C Tonison oashier Stato National
Bank Dallas; A P Wootdridge pres-
ident City National Bank Austin;
H P Hillaid cashier Austin Nntion-
al Bank. Ed Robinfon Stato Na-
tional Bank Austin; Chas F Smith
cashier First National Bank McGre-
gor; L E Easlham Eastham Bros
Iluntsvillc; J S MoDuffio teller Ennis
National Bank; CT Donny H C
Denny & Co. Belton; James A Pat-
ton president Planters & Mechanics
National Hank Houston.
THK VlBlTINtl LADIES.
The following is tho list of visiting
ladies who are guests of tho local
Mesdamps Lipscomb Luling Tox.
C .1 Shapard Stephonvillo Texas II
P Hillard AuBtin; J G Lowdon Abi-
lone; D W Choathem Clatksvillo; J
W Brown San Antonio W II Abor-
nathy Whitney; Otto W Steffena
Ballenger C Smith McGregor W
Goodrich Jones Tetnplo; A L itood
Ballenger; J E Parramoro Roakdalo;
S II Johnson Haskell; Chaa Donny
Belton; Misses Lipscomb Luling;
Alma Hemming Gainsville; Nottio
Ponder Donton; Byrd Eastham
Huntville Mrs B G Bowman Whit-
ney; Miss Worth Austin.
All tho ladies on the Bankers Ro-
ception committoo uro requested to
meet at tho Philo Literary club rooms
tomorrow morning at 9:30 to assist in
docorating tho hall. Eaoh lady is re-
quested to bring as many flowers as
Drugged and Robbod.
A poor fanner from tho noighbor-
hood of MorosviJIo oatno to the city
yesterday afternoon and last night
took in tho rcBcrvotion. He drew
about $80 from tho salo of cotton bo-
fore starting out to tako in tho towc
and thon woudod his way to tho dona
of vioo in tho reservation. He drank
sovoral glasses of beer with tho soiled
doves and when ho awoko from tho
stupor into which ho suddonly foil hn
found that ho had been robbod of all
his money. He informed tho city
marshal of his loss but at lust accounts
tho amount had not been rooovorcd.
For the man himself but lit tlo sympa-
thy is due but ho has a wife and throe
littlo children at home who it is said
aro expecting him to return to thorn
with needed food and raiment.
Change of Progra f mo.
In tho future the pool nt tho Nat-
atorium will bo open tor tho public ex-
cept Saturday morning 9 to 12 o'clock
thon it will be reserve lor lalies and
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