Sherman Daily Register (Sherman, Tex.), Vol. 15, No. 116, Ed. 1 Monday, July 2, 1900 Page: 4 of 4
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On All Embroideries and White"...' "J ' J
A- —son's opportunities peculiar to Murphy's atora. Our embroidery stock of nainitook, cambric and Swiss edging#,
are the largest ever shown in Sherman.wbloh we place on «ale beginning today (Tuesday, the 28tb) continuing
opportunity afforded the ladies of Sherman .and vicinity to boy dainty hemstitched wash chiffon flouncing, former price 65o per
h skirts, 4| yard width , beautiftnlly trimmed nith embroideryand insertion, form# price «1.00 per yard, only fiOc.
a, extra floe and dainty, trimmed with three row of ruffle# and valeoclenne insertion, former price 10 (X) pattern, at only $4 00,
i all the. varied widtha, styles of beauty, etc., of our embroidery slock it would take more thai) this page of print. So we only add,
i a atrain of economy in your nature you'll not overlook thia sale. First choice is always deslrable.that's why.fit «dd, "come early."
SENSATION IN BAST SHERMAN.
A Negro Tms^U>ry*v% Admission Into
the l/Leon Residence.
IS A WINNER.
c==—25c a Bottle.
LANKFORD & BATSELL,
They correot tbo e drooping shoulders.
Tbey expand that narrow chest.
They make ,room for the I unge.
They make you walk upright, a graceful man or woman.
Iki 6. E. Grajerafl Drug Company,
4 North Travis Street
t sacrifice of new and up-to-date
MEN S SUITS.
8.60, f16.00 iiid f JC.OOimits cut-to even
10.00 mite cut to
of Odl suite, wsreffl.OO to $12.00, cut to
$3.00 a pair.
boys long pant and knee pant casslraers suite at h lf price
Attend this sal* and save money.
tor s-tjr prtsi-
im Cashier Ms
or WtlMto A Moore,
t u ,t. Astas Ufe
National Exchange Bank, Oapltal, 1800,000.00.
D. J. EHRIOHT, Agent.
ProMlasat Accession ta Vaudeville.
ntt t apparentl) o*
cat flrom A
Hawqrth, who is placing
Vinicius in the Whitney pfod notion
of "Quo Vadis," in New York, has
««ignation «ad *üt*o
trille, Jg Jwrt what sort of
a "tora" h«j will do in hi new field
has not, yet been Announced.
Misa Hill of R. Salomon's mllilnary
department left yesterday for St,
L. E. Penn of Deuison was in the
Lem Loving of Denison was in
Mrs. J. w: Oil Ion will, leave
Wednesday for Kentucky to spend
Judge X. O. Mosely of Denison was
Mrs. O. A. Boot of St. Petersburg,
Florida, ia in Sherman the guest of
her sister, Mrs. R. V. Baxter, wife of
the county treasurer. It-ia the first
time Mrs, Root has been in Sherman
for eleven year*.
Chas. H. Moody returned from San
Antonio Saturday and reports a. nioe
- Kiss Carrie Randolph is lo, Gaines-
ville, where she is visiting the family
of Judge 0. 0. Potter.
Screen wire. No one. touches our
Jo* J. Mic*x* H'dw'. Go.
Cheap Rates via santa Fe Reate.
St. Louis, Mo. Account Interstate
Merchants Association July, August
and September. Rate of one and
one-fifth fare on certificate plan.
Chicago, III. Acoount National
Encampment Grand Army of the Re
public Aug. 27, 1000. Rate 120 60.
Selling dates August 21 and 26.
vnit.taJsavo Chicago Sept 1st. An
St* ta «• <¿ay be had by depot
Icaw-'ahd paying BOoente,
ansas City, Mo. Account Na-
tional Democratic Convention July
4, 1900 Dates of sale July 2 and 8,
limit July 8, rate $12 60. An exten-
sion may be had by paying a fee of
60 cents and buying a tourist ticket
to some point to which rate is $5 00
or more, to Sept. 80.
For further information please
write or Call on me. All coirespond-
ence promptly answered,
-J. W« Hutchison,
Excursions T. * P. and H. & T. T.
Kansas City, Mo.—Account Nation-
al Democratic convention. Tickets
on sale July 2nd and 3rd at one fare
for the round trip. Good for return
until July Bib, 1900,
Me*ia, Tex.~Account State Sun-
day School convention. Tickets on
July 4th and 6th at 14'80 for the
round trip. Good for return until
Reunion Roosevelt* Rough Rid
Tickets on sale Jnne 80th to JulV
at'one fari for the round trip. /e>od
for return until July Sth, 1800. frJ .
July 4th—On July 2nd, 3rd, lMnd
4tb we will sell round trip tit k 0r to
all points on our line at rate t ¿jSoe
and one-third fare for the roundel .
Good for reta until July 6th,
College, Tex.—Aocount farj
congress. Tickets oti'#*lo Jnty
8rd and 4th at 17,70 for the i
trip. Good for return until Jul;
1900. ' : -
Fl. Worth, T«x.«~Aooonat m«
Texa* Cotton Seed Ci ushers' ai
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Last nigh* about 9 o'clock the peo
pie of I0|fy Sherman were much
aroused ancTexcited by the fireing of
several pistol shots in rapid sucession.
The cause whs soon learned.
Mesdamee Torn and Will Gibson
were sitting on fhe front porch about
.9 o'clock last evening when they ob
served a negro raise the bar that hold
the front gate and walk rapidly to the
Alarmed, they ran into the' house
and stainmed the door shut just in
The ne|ro ran to . the back of the
house but again the ladies shut the
" The shouts «fí* the ladies aroused
Mr. R. W. Jones, who lives close by.
Htstiry getting bis pistol be ran
with G. T. IiOux, Who was also arous-
ed, to the scene, a little before Mr.
Oibson, who was on his way home
from town, came up.
These three, joined by Deputy
Sheriff Russell, went in pursuit of the
negro, wbo^an into a corn field,
Soon Mr. Jones, who was crouch
Ing down olose to; the ground, saw
tbeJnsfHx\approaching him, evidently
nottKxlhoiiW he was there.
MNÍJi^p jumped up and called for
him io surrender ^which he did not
do, so he flred severW shots at him at
rather olose range, but could not tell
whether ne was hit or not.
-The negro turned and ran close to
the residence of Mrs. Jackson, fright-
ening the ladies, and past the resi
dence of Mr. Tom Gibson, who fired
three shots, but couldn't tell if be
was bit or not. ■
It was 11 o'olock when he was last
seen, hut was bunted for till one
The officers are still In pursuit of
the negro, but have hardly any clue
to work on. ' ^
He, is described as a tall hlsok ne-
gro, dressed in-a black suit of clothes.
The Shakespeare club will hold its
next regular meeting at 9 o'clock
next Tuesday morning at the resi-
dence of Mrs. Bledsoe.
The Price of White Teeth.
. "Nearly every young woman,"
said a noted dentist recently, "has
white teeth, but young men are not
so particular. They go around with
dull and yellowish teeth, claiming
tliat they brash them religiously, but
that Binoking keeps them from being
spotless—from resembling in the
mouth, as the fellow says, 'snow on
roses/ But that ia all a lie. Lazi-
tifias, nothing else, is the trouble with
any one whose teeth are not white-
I say to siich a person: 'Brash; the
teeth five minutes daily.' I ani told ;
'Oh, Í do, at least that long.' Then
I s y ; 'Well, time yourself when
you go «t it tonwrw?. Five min-
utes may be longer than yon think'
And from then on the fellow brushes
his teeth^sufficiehtly, and. they nre
as white as a girl's. Five minutes
of toothbrush pushing, you see, is a
mighty long while. An athlete, >i
hammer thrower, told me once thai
when l«e began it the muscles of his
neck and arms were stiff for a week.*'
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Women h* Ambassadors,
A^wwter^ro Lioadon Truth say it
Is quite possible that the United
States may one day appoint a woma*
embassador to a foreign court. Thert
woyld be nothing.new in this. A
writer irv the Washington Post poinu
out that the wife of Marshal Gue-
hriant was accredited as mini*ter
plenipotentiary of France at ttw
court of Ladislas tV.; king of Po *
land in 1646, while the noted Chev%
lier d'Eon, well known to be a wom-
an in spite of her masculine gatb,
was for «éveraí jrean fttlMedgéd art«
baasador of France in London.
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Oklahoma Olty, O. T., Joly 1st and
4th. Ticket oa «ale June 80th mod
^ inclusive. Final liidt of
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Ba la Very ¿ütLasiaatlá OverRepub-
lican Prospects. ^
\ Dr. John Grant reiurned t^ Sher-
man Saturday night. After tb ad-
journment of the'republican national
conventiofi at Philadelphia, be made
what may be termed a political busi-
ness trip to New York and Washing-
ton, and came direct from the latter
city to his home.
A RkoÍstm repcter mat Dr. Grant
this morning aad sought news.
"The action of the Philadelphia
convention is history," said the doc-
tor. "The people know «s mupii
about that a 1 do. But they have _,. . .. . ...
. , . ... . This will be docldftd by popular vote, tlie lady receiving (
not yi t Icarued ho* enthusiastic the tothubunm.. BslloU wUl be given by the following i.iercbaul
republican pa(ty ia over the ticket oa U ptirchese
Who Will Represent,
On OctOber 14th, 1900,
and the platform put forth at Phila
delphia. Wherever I have been the
feeling is that the ticket i the very
beat that cou'd have been named.
The presiiant needs no mention. The
candidate for vice president, Theodore
Roosevelt, han a history and personal-
ity all his own. Asida from bis fame
as a hero and a man of force and ao-
tion, bo has southern connections
which give him strength which no
other republican mentioned for the
plate Cv.uld have brought to bear.
His mother was a Georgian, and he
had an uncle who was an admiral in
the Confederate nayy, beiuij^ several
other close relatives who fought for
the lost cause. Say to the people of
Texas that I am su|re the ticket is
easily a winner. The republicans
will appreciate the statement whether
other people do or not.
"By the result of the Philadelphia
convention, I have the naming of the
member of the national committee
and also the chairman of the state
committee. I have named R. B.
Hawley of Galveston for nat'.onal
committeemen, but have not desig-
nated a choice for chairman of the
state committee, ánd do not know
when I shall do so."
Dr. Grant' seemed pleased "that he
was home again, away from the strife
and turmoil of áctive politics for a
The Houston Post of recent date
published a special from Phila-
delphia which purported to be the
true inwardness of the Green defeat
and Hawlay victory. It says that
the story did not come from Dr.
Grant, but it came absolutely straight
from one of the meo on the inside.
The story is like this; "When Grant
arrived he was hand off on the whole
fight, inasmuch a he had declared
himself out of the race for national
committeeman. He was approached
by Hawley's friends and asked for as-
sistance in the war o¡i Green. He
replied that he was taking no dish in
the matter one way or the other And
intended to «e fair play on both aides.
He was playing politics. In the
meantime Grant's friends on the
national commit lee approached him
with offers of assistance In this wool
pulling raatcli. He answered them
that he was «Imply waiting for both
sides to file their evidenoe and that
he wanted the oases settled on their
merits. Hawley' friends were be
coming nervous. They again asked
Grant for assistance, but made none
of the overtures to Grant that he was
waiting for; when they came again
he flatly informed them that Hawley
could not win. It was then tbey
came to him on the dead run. They
said: 'What do you wantT If yon
desire to be re-elected national com-
mitteeman, we are for you. If you
want to be slate chairman, we are
with you. If not either, you can
name both men,'
"Now," said Dr. Grant, "yon ara
talking business at last and I am
ready poplar ball. I don't want to
b6 national committeeman, but I
want to bame the man."
"Who will tou nama?" said the
"I will name R. B. 'Hawley,"
answered Dr. Great.
"Good; who do* yoif want to be
state chairman?"- «aid the Hawley
"I doh't know yet," said Grant,
"but I want him to be my man and I
will name bim."
. "That's a bargain," said Hawley's
friend. í :
"But hold ou," said Grant; "I
want this thing clinched In the pres-
ence of witnesses. I will name •
man, you nam* one and they a third,
ami wcrjrrlMwva this aareemeoUi
tered into properly, in which I am to
assist Hawley, in return for which I
am to have the privilege* named
It was agreed that it should
be as he wished, they men werie
named, promptly assembled and
the sbpve compdct rehearsed in
their presence and it waathoroughly
understood. Then I)r, Grant Ire-
turned to the committoe room and
proceeded v to get into action. He
never let Up until Hawley expressed
himself a« safe and satit-iUd; then,
for appearance e*ke, the sixth dis-
trict was patsed up to t he credential
!• Ia Order, however, to.plae* Hawley
Ferguson and threw, ^downetekV
Bill McDonald over the feoca. He
Beginning Monday July 2nd:
Walter C. Jones & Co., D,$V
R, B. Simmons, Drugs, -
oix3h, J, B.Sbsw &Son, Dty .Oooil , Bitting & Co , Drugs
W. II. Cooney, Grocer, Star Bskory.
T. B, Waldron, Druggint, 223 Main fltre< t. Clark & Douglass, Tailorrf^md Furnishers.
G. R. Hughes, Books nud Stationery. P. G. Coleman, Orr^opl
T. W. Puckett, BooV«, Ststionery, Wall Pujjerand Paints. W. S. Knight, Dry Goods,
A S. K/iaur, Grocer. ■ G. P. Tobin, 211 Main Btrset Shoe Store.
The Following Wi|l be Awarded:
1. Trip to tho World'# Fair, Paris, or its equivalent in caili •
ii. Upright Piano, Wray Dros., MubIc ' Co ...... .
3. Complete scbolarihip at Umiline Acttdamy, DsIIhb
4. Complete Scholarship at Metropolitan Business College
6. Complete Scholarship at Dallas Telegraph Cullege ,
fl. Rlsckenderfer Typewriter, W. T, RummüI
In the following manner and according to the rules
1. To the lady rocnlWng the largest vote of all. . /
2. To the la ly receiving the largest voto of all, in town the population of which is
10,000 or less. "
3-4. lu like manner in towns of 20,000 or K-ss.
6-C. In like manner in towns of 6000 or tiws.
Rules of Contest: «
1. That any unmarried lady may enter the race.
2. Any lady having received 60 votes will be published us a candidate. '<
8. No ballots other than thofe furnished by tho Dallas Adveriising Co. will be count-
ed. A set of books will be kept, showing how many ballots were furnished each town and
wilt be subject to the inspection of judgas. t . ' '
4. That the votes will be counted every f«w days\nd publishetl.
6. The presents will be awarded Oct. 14, 1900, in the exhibition building. ..
tifcjThe five leading ladies in each town on Bepteiober 16th will each select a gentlemsn
torepresent thorn, the gontlomen thus selected-wlil uonatitute the judges; the keys of the
ballot box will be turned over to them, they v ill make a count of all the ballots voted, and
continue the count until'the close of the contest. On St-ptcmber 2ñth at 6 o'clock p. m.,
the floal count will be made and results forwarded to Dallas Advertising Co. at once.
work, t>ut killed two birds with one
stone. He bad punished his auoieut
enemy,' Green, and secured the right
to nnme both the national commit-
teeman and the state Chairman.
Our business is growing every day.
Come to see us. We can save you
Jok J. Mickle H'dw'. Co,
The following was the range of ac-
tive futures on the Chicago Board of
~ Th<Hollowing market reports are
furnished the Rkoibter by Turner
Wilson A Co., commission merchants,
.77 V .
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8o|.t ........ .
,. 12 42
.. 7 00
Tb dash ^notations cloat-d:
«ora 41X. oats 2JV. pork 12.45
lard B.S7, ribs 7 OA.
opened! steady, closed
Jao-Ieb, 32. r< b-M ucb, 80, Jnae-Jnly
SS, Jnly-AuK, 8 , An¿-3ept, 1 , Sept-Uet,
68-60, , Oct-Nov, 4'i-«, Nov-Om, SÍ-8, -Deo-
iair Demand, prloes lower. Middling 5 21-
K, sales 12,000, bis; receipts, loooblt, Am. --
ru tures closed barely steady. The range oí the
active rutare today waj:
ocaSao HIGH LOW CLOSB
Jal ,;.,.....s.tt-M 8. s.to a.i«-ia
augi V.tt 9.47 Mi) 9 30
Oet , M|4 8 « , rt 29-10 8 ÍÍ-S0
na* .toa* sron.
Sew York—*pot« were qnlst, mld.Uing U'<
wa'w oaiajLUs sro s.
Mew Orleans-spot's were steady, mld-
dling 9'í sale* S00>te.
4 Toa Bxcairrs.
Today total 2127; Last year 2S73.
Packing Hease Maiket.
The following price* are being paid
by the Sherman Packing Co.:
Wanta Your Orders for
Deliver , any amoui
free of charge.
i,y B'd'g. |
SafeTf!"? Express Wagon
I would be pleased to have
. you give rae a trial.
J. T. HARRIS.
Headquartor at Gateh' Kaekc.-t Ptore.
Cows per hundred. ¡v?.
. Ijtiaus, ...
to 8 Í8
l ocal Market.
The prices below ate paid by Sher-
Wheat per bttshel, ;..^....^. re
7Hay (chotee) per ton ....
Chickens (spring) per doü ,
- Egga per dot
Country lard, ....
....... ' as
«3. tos St
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' * 0a
Frica did it. . Otir trade ia grow-
itig.,' Prices talk.
; • - Joa J. Mscstt Ifofrg .
Three-strap sandal $2 00.
An ordinance lo prohibit the taking
up, displacement or re move I of pave-
ment in or upon any of the streets of
the City of Sherman.
Be it ordaiued by the City Council'
of the Cityof Sherman.
It shall be unlawful for any person
or persons, corporation or individual,
agent nr employe, to take up, re-
move, displace or in any manner dis-
arrange any pavement or part of pave-
ment in or upon any street ot street9
within the corporate limit of the City
of Sherman without first having ob-
tained special permission of the City
Section Ü. y
Any P«rson ©r persone, corporation.,
individual, agent or empldyi, #60
shall willfully violate the condition
of Section 1, of this ordinance shall
be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor
and npon conviction thereof shall be
finad In any sum not las ' f55.00 nor
more than $100 00; f
This ordinance shall take effect .and
í in feree lfwrien
as required by law.
E. Ktuatsm, City
Áp>pr0#ed Juné is, 1900. , ^ V
A. A. Fibxoss, Mayor, r*. U(
. &aty Specials^
• Fourth of Julj--—Ronnd trip li
on sale between all station
line in Tex##, Ont> and one-t!
fare for the round trip. Tickets
eale July 2, J?, 4, Return limit
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