The Texas Almanac for 1872, and Emigrant's Guide to Texas. Page: 97
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LAWS OF THE TWELFTH LEGISLATURE. 97
Chap. 256. Incorporates the "Germania," at Fayetteville.
Chap. 257. Incorporates the Hebrew Benevolent Society of Brenham, in
the county of Washington.
Chap. 258. Incorporates Columbus Lodge No. 51, I. 0. 0. F.
Chap. 259. Incorporates the Waco Gaslight Company.
Chap. 260. Prohibits the sale or otherwise disposing of spirituous or in-
toxicating liquors within two miles of Douglaysville College, in Davis county.
Chap. 261. Amends the first section of an Act entitled " An Act for the
incorporation of the city of Paris, in the county of Lamar."
Chap. 262. Supplementary to an Act entitled "An Act to incorporate the
Rio Grande Railroad Company."
Chap. 263. Authorizes James A. Gowan to erect a toll bridge over Cham-
bers creek, near the Kellum crossing, on the road leading from Corsicana, in
Navarro county, to Waxahachie, in Ellis county.
Chap. 264. Incorporates the Banking, Insurance and Mutual Aid Asso-
ciation of Texas.
Chap. 265. For the relief of J. Wadsworth.
Chap. 266. Incorporates the "Boerne Gesangverein" of the town of Boerne,
Chap. 267. Incorporates the "Glover Male and Female Academy.'
Chap. 268. Prohibits the sale of intoxicating and spirituous liquors in and
within two miles of the town of Elysian Fields, in Harrison county.
Chap. 269. Incorporates the Texas Cotton Press and Manufa'cturing Co.
Chap. 270. Incorporates the "Fredericksburg Social Turn Verein."
Chap. 271. Incorporates the San Antonio River Valley Irrigation Co.
Chap. 272. To encourage the speedy construction of a railway through
the State of Texas to the Pacific Ocean. Donates the bonds of the State to
the amount of $6,000,000 upon conditions named.
Chap. 273. Incorporates the "Bank of Cleburne."
Chap. 274. Prohibits the sale of intoxicating liquors within certain limits
of Birdville, Tarrant county.
Chap. 275. Incorporates the Bryan Real Estate and Building Association.
Chap. 276. Incorporates the Calvert and Belton Railroad Company.
Chap. 277. Incorporates the Galveston Medical College Hospital.
Chap. 278. Incorporates the Galveston Agricultural, Horticultural and
Chap. 279. Incorporates the "Railroad, Real Estate, Building and Savings
Association of Texas."
Chap. 280. Prohibits the sale of spirituous or intoxicating liquors within
two miles of Johnson's Point Male and Female Seminary.
Chap. 281. Prohibits the sale of intoxicating or spirituous liquors in the
vicinity of Jamestown High School.
Chap. 281. Incorporates the city of Rockport.
Chap. 283. Incorporates the Lebanon High School, in Collin county.
Chap. 284. Incorporates the Bryan Male and Female Seminary.
Chap. 285. Incorporates the Parker County Agricultural and Mechanical
Chap. 286. For the relief of John Hawkins Brown.
Chap. 287. Authorizing the District Attorney. of the Thirtieth Judicial
District to draw his salary from the date of filing his oath of office.
Chap. 288. Incorporates the Lavaca and Navidad Rivers Navigation and
Chap. 289. Incorporates the Paris Gas Company,
Chap. 290. Incorporates the Austin Social Club.
Chap. 291. Incorporates Waco Female College.
Chap. 292. Incorporates the town of Winsborough, in Wood county.
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