The San Antonio Light (San Antonio, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 39, Ed. 1, Thursday, May 17, 1883 Page: 1 of 4
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The San Antonio Light.
Vol. I.-No. 39.
San Antonio Texas Thursday Mav 17 1883.
Ten Cents a Week.
Caution to Consumers of Coal Oil.
AST-ThU company from this date will not hnilrilo IllfllirilllCO Oil and Puro-
11 110 for the following reasons : ItiHuruvco OH Tank Co. who claim to own
these Trnde Mark brands have not during several years past had any regular source of Oil
supplies but have received IllNUl'tinco Oil and PltrolillO from sources where they
could buy cheapest without regard to quality. IliBlirauco OH is simply
any quality o( Water White oil. Consumers have no KfliarailtCO of Its Fire
Test or purity l'lirolilio is simpiy an y quality of 74 0 Gasoline. As Gasoline
varies great y in purity consumers should only buy under the proper name of 74 3 Gas-
oline and then be sure the goods arc guaranteed by responsible parties. The quality ol
IllHUl'ftllCO Oil and l'lirolilio which has been furnished by Insurance Oil Tank
Co. has almost entirely stopped the demand but we wish to warn intended purchasers we
Will not ItO responsible for these brands. Very Respectfully
WATERS PIERCE OIL COMFY.
CALCASIEU LUMBER TURD
East Commerce Street adjoinincn Sunset Railroad
1'. O ltox !S Telephone SKI .
KKKI" CONSTANTLY ON HANI)
Consisting or framing Timber lluxinif Fencing Dressed l lon-lng. Biding. Headed colling
lid Finishing I. limber; also 11 full supply of Doors Hush Minds Mouldings Bhlnglos Dressed
nml Hough 1'lokeU of nil Patterns Plastering lith llurlied Wlro Mixed 1'alnts Ilulldors
Hardware and everything found In u tlrst-olusa lumber yard. Wo aro prepared to lurnlsli
special lillls to order at snort nonce neing coiinocieu Willi 0110 01 1110 largest nuns ill 1110 uuiui-
Rough Lumber same price as Rough Texas Pine $25 per M.
Sail Antonio Lumber Co. A. T. llcnsloy Manager.
11' So Call on J.
Not 12 Solcdiul Street
IVCiirrlcs n lariro stock of Diamonds
Ueucrtil Merchandise. If You. want Hargulus
J. H. MARQUART
Boot & Shoe
TO. 17 SOJ-1TCDA.D STREET
Opposlto the eouithouse Is whero you can get
wiuinio lor 1110 least money.
Employs Only the Best Workmen
And In iiuallly and prices defy competition.
U.A1M MAIN Ul1 l V til. I UIJWUO Ol 1113 OWU IIUIUC Willi II Will 00 80111 III UOUOlll pi'lCCS.
.AXiTli lINDS OF EEPAIRING
Neatly and pniniptly done and satisfaction guaranteed (live mo a trial.
J. H. MAB QUART Proprietor.
Houston Street next to Dr. Hertf's residence.
Wo have engaged Mr. Alexander Into chief eook
of tho Monger Hotel. MKAI.S AT A 11 1 1(11 HIS.
Fancy lindoxtin dlshosut short notice und in
ELEGANT MUTATE 1)IMG ROOMS
Ol'HN DAY AND NIOHT.
ClTV Oot.I.r.OTOIt'S Okkipk I
Ban Antonio May 1-' IBM f
OWNERS OP DOGS
Aro huiehy nntlflod to come forward on
or lieforn tlio 2nd of June noxt and pav license
due theicnn (HI rentB lor eacli dux) In ac-
cordance with tho ordlnanco as nuieiided Junn
r. 1H7T Doirs uot provided Willi llcuiisu tuir
after tho abovo date will hn dealt with us pro-
vided by law. F. 0. HAUH1SUN
o-ia-oi wny uoucotor.
M. ' EMERSON
Stilt Antonio Texas.
Jewelry Watches Clocks Fire -Arms nnd
call on KMKUSON.
the best ami neatest HOOT AND SHOE III San
Always keeps on hand a largo stock of
You U'lll rind
Kvorytldng In (rent's furnishing goods from tho
cncnpcsi to the unest at Loiien v lYoenigiiciin s
.Main pnua. 6-H-tr
Holler and engine 10-liorso power used about
mreu luuiiius. uvcryiiiiiig coiunieio. ror
further Information apply to C. Schlubel. (Sit
Aveuuo ii. o-i'
Latest Arrivals ut .losko's.
Ainontr the latest articles Just received by
i. .ichku v wins. Annuo sirooi aro laco cur.
tains from St 2.r per pattern mid upwards
ijcaiiiiiui piuierns ni uiiuieso biik nt w cents
an elciraut ussoitiuent of torchon and othe
laces; lino Herman tablo linen In sets with
hand-worked fringed edging; silk grenadines
sateoiis.Bolld'aild lurire llirurcs: liimdsonio mo-
linlr suuimor suits for'JiO; white lawns and
Swiss dress goods with cmbroldory to match
and various articles too numerous to mention:
Our patrons anil tho public nro requested to
can anu examine inoso guoas iuiu got prices.
J. Johkh k 80NH
Cull and I'rove It.
and youths should bo not only well but cheaply
uiesseu inriiiuiippiirei on proclaims i no man
mil mo ipiesunn arises now ran nils no none
Thouusworls simple. It Is iro to Wolfson'
store and ho will lit all with tho best goods
mat money can purchase in nil cases pur
chaseis aro euro to irct their money's worth
nml In many l utes a ureat pereciilaKo will be
saved. Thero is a very lino and extensive
stock of (roods to select from suitable for all
btyles and all purposes. Uveri tlilnir that men
nrboysivnuliii lor wear inn bo obtained at
Yvniisou s siore and purciMsers will nun no
bettor market 111 which to buy their olotlilriK.
limits sliiies hats shirts under llneii and
other necessities of u like character.
er i Collateral Bro
Tin: kkd-nkck-tihd dude.
The Light Artist Irnntii Illn I'ortrnlt In
DlthnhlHoHiitl ns Drossod for tlio
Tlio discovery of tlio dudoln San Antonio
has raised considerable oxcltomcnt especially
among the residents of ndud-o-eiil sent lnn-iit.
WI1II0 nil the readers have npproelati d nnd un
derstood tlio graphic descriptions of tin; dude
which huvo nppoarcd In tho I.totiT some few
have desired to "o nn Illustration of this nota-
ble nonenlty. Tlio f.uniT nrt'st nil led upon a
resident dndo yesterday morning after a night's
dctmiieh before lie whs mndo up. Ho win
taking his matudlnal cocktail und seemed to
lie 11 deplornlile object. And oil horror he was
minus tho Incomparable whisker that ho sup-
posimi caused Mich palpitation in tlm henrlsof
the fair ones. Th artist took his portrait glass
In linnd anil presents it to tlio admiring guzo
of tlio fair. This done ho left tho duda iilono
11 Ills glory.
MO UN I Ml.
In tlm nvtmlnir tlinv mot iitrulii nr tlin eon
ert ill Trnvls Park. There tho dudo was rlirired
u perieciiou ami uresscii to Kill ins iiair wss
icatlv ollod. tho lncoinnaruhle whiskers wcro
tlxed tlio endi of the moustache curled his
coat and thlrteen-button vest woro well set.
anil his pants looked remarkably well tho only
dllllculty was ho was compelled to promenade
lorino simpio leason mat ins pants were so
very tlirht-llttlnir that if ho had sat down they
would have expanded too much for eon
vcnlcnco or delicacy. Ho looked n perfect fau
simile of thoctiromos that adorn the nrl.o
aeKaes. aim wag utterly too uuony liner
or aiiythlnir. Abovo all tho red necktlo
L'leamcd in tne sun like a ripe tomato i ixiiik
his eyo-nlusses ho meandered about okIIiik
tho Kins and inaklnir as be thoiiKht In-
niiinberaUo mashes. In his pereitrlnations bo
cainu across another of a similar character
attlrod in a yellow suit who shared tho honors
or observation witu lilm. un still no
went and tliero his equltbrlum was
completely upset. in u seat soino-
wnat reureu recuncu n ueaiiiiiui uru-
uette faultlessly attired in white who was
hinirulahlnifly sweet nnd sullied nureeably tin
at a dapper telegraph operator who looked
love nun iter eyes nils was iiib .inifeiine
the Ideallo beliiK wtiom lio had been maslilnif
for some days and who was as hn told thu
"fellahs" "stuck on mo you know boys."
She was apparently oblivious of bis presence.
This was hid 'ed too much for tho weak
brain of the Imbaclle dude and In his despair
ho rushed home a sadder and tho Liuiit
hopes a wiser man.
TUG TltANSFISIt OF THIS ALAMO.
lie Text of the Transfer Dued HiM Jildce
DovIiiu'h Opinion on Title
Tho following is tlio text of deed by which
tho Catholic church transfers tho Alamo to th
state of Toxas :
Statu dp Texas. 1
Cotintvot Travis f Know nil men by these
presents that tho Cathollo church of tbo dio-
cese of Ban Antonio In the State of Texas
acting by and through John C. Neraz Catholic
ltlihop of said diocese. Its duly authorized
ineiit and trustee for tbo nronertv berelnaf lor
ucscriucu ior unu in cuiiiiueraiiuu tu 4uoisj
in it In bund mild by Joh.i irelaud. Uoveruur
of tho Stute of Texus tho "receipt whereby is
hereby acknowledged lias grouted bargained
sold released and convoyed and by theso pres-
ents does grant bargain sell release nnd coil'
oy into tne Fiuio oi roxas an or tuat tract or
areei oi lanu suiiaieu anu lyunr in iiiocuyui
an Antonio eountv of llexar. and the Male
of Texas und desert lied by mcties and hounds
as follows: lleglnnlug for northwest corner at
a point Ml tectum Inches south east from
tho pieseiil soutliHrfst Corner of tho old stone
coin en t building. Tueiicu south 11)4 west
Just grazing tlio bine or the columns which
stand on both sides of tlio entrance to the
church Ti feet a Inches. Thonco south IjlJu0
east Just grazing tho south edgu of the south
west wan oi tuo cuurcu lus leei 114 inunes to
tho west edge of Alamo ditch. Thence up the
Alamo ditch along its west edge to a point in
the cast prolongation of soul h wall of the con-
vent bill dlnir and convent yard at 11(1 feet and
:.! south Tliia east from tho place or begin-
ning thus closing the survey ol tho site proier
and Including within Its Hues uvery portion or
tlio Alamo cuurcu propor.
Whereas there is reason to believe and It Is
generally understood that this grantor is
sel.od and possessed ot a surplus strip of
ground of some nine feet In width adjoining
tho abovo desorlbud property anil lying 011 its
south sido and constituting apart thereof; and
Whereas it Is tho Intention of both parties
that tho entlro Alamo property not hereto-
fore convoyed shall now bo conveyed to tlio
btatnof Texas as fully to nil intents and pur-
poses as bud t lie same been herein described
by metes and hounds.
To huvo and to hold all and singular tho
premises abovo mentioned und described unto
tho said Btuta of Toxas and Its usslgneos for-
ever. And tho said Catholic church of tho dioceso
of Bun Antonio uctlr 'usufoiosald.doth heie-
by hind itself und th j srld John 0. Noraz
lllshop us aforesaid doth hereby bind lilmseli
his heirs executors administrators and suc-
cessors iu olllco to warrant and forovor to do-
feud the title to all and singular tho premises
ulorcsald sac and except tho said snip
lying on tho south slilo - of tho above
described property uutu tho said
Buito of Toxas and Its assigns against every
person whomsoever lawfully claiming or to
claim tho muiu or auy part thereof save as
tlicrtln abovo oxcented.
In witness whereof .this instrument is
signed and oxecutcu in tlio city of Austin and
Btato of Texas 011 this the 1-th day of May
A. I) lbta. John 0. Nkiuz
lllshop of Ban Antonio.
Witnesses : '
John It Lubbock
It. J. Kendall.
State of Tkxab I
Travis County f lleforo 1110 Z. T. Tul-
111010 County Judgo ot tho county aforesaid
this dav nersonally anneared John J. Neiaz.
known to mo to bo tho poison whose mimo Is
siiiiscriueii 10 1110 itiregomg iiistruiueiit or
executed tbo same tor tho nurposes und con-
tv 111 ess nil uauii ana 1110 tunc 111
seal of tho County Court uf Travis
eountv. ut umcu 111 Austin. Tenia.
jiny is ibsj tui.hiiuk
C 1 mty .I'pitf Travis Cuuniy Toxas.
Tlio duoJ uui-h Lho niiDortant endursu iuit
1 "This property Is sold und thu money arising
therefrom Is to be used for church and school
Dovitioto the t.llllIT nnmnilsslfinn'r. "a In ffin
title of the Alamo. It was decided longngo.
The matter lies In a nutshell. At tho InstUu-
tlouortlio Independence or Texas tho Btato
liccame tlio legitimate heirs of tlio Spanish or
Mexican Government. Tho Rtatc gave tho
missions and laud not exceeding 15 acre) for
ohiirch and school iniriiot s. The Alamo was
given to the Catholicchiirch. In 1MI I. ns Cl'y
Attornoy brought un action on behalf of the
city of Ban Antonio for recovery of tho
Alamo but Judge Norton sustained the
church's tltleto the Alamo nnd In IM tho de-
cision wusulllruicd by tho Supremo Court.
Til 13 AIVMO.
How It Cull llest be Used ui 11 Memorial of
Ill the purchase of tho Alamo the Btato has
at hist done tardy Justieo to tlio memory of
those Immortal patriots who fought and died
for tho independence of Texas. If tho sacred
edlllco is properly preserved und made Into a
Btato museum It will bo a line und lasting 111 011
iiinent to the dead. Trophled columns are tho
usual commemoration of the Nation's honored
dead and In their way are well enough as a
tribute of respect for the patriots und Incite
thu youth of thu present and futuro ages to
noble deeds but how much better Is itto make
the monument useful as un unfailing record
of the rnst and us a means uf Instruction to
the present and futuic. In this building could
bo rallKod Idles of the Ftrmrle for tholndn.
pendeneu of Texas' which most of the present
possessors would gladly doimto If as-
sured of their iirerviition. There could
bo storud memorials of the artistic progress
of the "tate und Its natural products then
would It Indeed bu a memorial or the uoblost
character such at would redound to tho credit
or the heads and hearts or tho Texaus. Tho
Mute lias purchased tho building and tho cltyi
by Its conduct might to show Its nnnroclatlon
or It. Let It bo properly restored and mado into
a museum 01 mo character Indicated. Then will
vlslto s como Irom all parts uf the wold to
sue tho sacred snot and learn the lessons that
aro pruetlcully convoyed. I twill bo a source
of pride pleasure und revenue to the citizens.
Our peoplo will tnko llielr friends ami visitors
liat-ti'd tin blofidv seenes liv wliloli tin ileml
bit' 1 lots lost their lives and bv their blood 111.
snln'd the noble BDlrlt tliut iruvo to Texas the
glorious victory or sail .laclutn aim tlio Imlo-
Enuiieucu 01 1110 siaio. ueie is no Kilo tronuy
ut one characteristic of thu lives of the lllua
trlousdead useful In tlio present noble In tho
Thority Attorney called tho numoof A. C.
I rues this morning and Mr. I rues took tho
stand. "There is a charge" said bo "against
you for liking Insulting and abusive language
to Miss Molly Clay Kmest. What havo you to
say?" "Not guilty" ho pleuded. "Is Molly
Clay hero?" Inquired the City Attorney.
"Yes sir" nnd up bounced MissMolly to with-
in two inches of the Kecordor and about a
yard from tho defendant. "Stand back n lit-
tle" said the Itecorder.and Molly sllded off tho
dais to tho ordinary tloor. Tho City Attor-
ney then said to her "What do you
know about this?" "Nothing sir"
said tho girl. "Nothing eh" ejaculated tbo
counsel. "No nothing at all Blr. so help mo
Hob." "You tee that man tliero ?" pointing to
the dofendnnt."Yesalr." "Now do you mean to
say that ho didn't cull you bud names V" "No
s r he didn't" wild she giving Mr. Newton u
look of righteous Indignation. "Hut you've
sworn nn alllduvit against this man nnd
signed your own name saying that ho lias In-
sulted you." raid tho City Attorney. VI can't
neip inui sum sue "i can iioituer reuu nor
write und I don't know what ho put down"
pointing to tho domiiru Clerk of tho I'olleo.
Tho Kecordor then asked her to tell all
slio know about it and she irave
him a withering look us she said. "If I
don't know don't know und that's all about
it. A constable was called whoso evidence
was not as pungent as usual in such cases and
for oueo the Iteconler looked nonnlussnd. Ills
ancestral blood soon doveloped Itsolf and lie
continued the case till to-morrow for further
evidence. Miss Molly had 111111I0 a playground
of thu court that was evident and we will sen
what comes of It to-morrow. If Molly mudo
the iiiurrel up with Mr. Hrnest she has to sat-
isfy tho Kceorder.
'1 here were 15 cases and tlio linos amounted
In Memory of Little George Itode.
On tho 7th Instant Oeorge Ilode tho infant
son of Dr. Ilode. tho well known stock man
died at tho resldonce of Mrs. Schwartz 09 Mar
shall stret aged 18 mouths. Tho child was
pretty and uttructlve and was so precocious us
to give great promise of tho future. Moreover
It wns the Idol of tlio parents' ho-trts.
I.lttlo George had n severe attack of the
measles und was apparently recovering when
cholera morbus appeared and In 11 short time
tne imam was ueau. 'tlio remains woro in-
terred In tho eltv cemetery but the memory
of tho dead child Hoi burled In tho hearts of
the sorrowing pnrcnts.
I know the angels fold him close
llencath their glittering wings.
And soothe him with a song tint breathes
Of Heaven's dlvlncst tilings.
I know that wo shall meet our babe
His mother dear and I
Where (lod for jyo shall wlpi away
All tears from uvery oye.
Whnte'nr bofals us hero 011 earth
His bliss can never ccuso ;
Our lot tuny hero bo grief and fear
Hut Ids Is perfect peace.
A ltlval for I.iiiigtry.
Mrs. Alfred Muddlck has made her upm'ar
unco at a Galoty matlneo in Uindon as Lady
Clancarty. Blio 1b says Mr. Luboucbcre In
London Truth the llvlnglmago of tho late Miss
Ncllson excepting that her hair is fairer. The
play of Clancarty Is well known audi think
she would havo done better In huva tiiudn Imr
debut in n part less heavy than that of Its hero-
ine bora debutante sho acted It well; but
she would havo upooared to much greater ad-
vantage hail shovlioscu 1111 liurcnilu part for
this would huvo better sultud hor stylo of uot-
iiiii. in iiiu iiguiur scenes sue was very suc-
cessful; lint sho failed whenever sho had to
portray strong tragic emotions. Her votco at
present Is uncultivated. I.lko most debu-
innies sno uoos not Know now to manage it
In light comedy ho 11 valuable uciilsttm to
tlio stave. This must however 1 10 accented
cuir icruuu us jir. iciuiiiiunuru is iniinusuuiiu
of Henrietta Hudiryon. thoiisiiiidn Mrs Ij.hmi.
ohero. and tho noted enmiy of her former
fiiond Mrs.. Luugtry. Many of thoKogllsli
I li'-rtt rleul papers plainly hint Mint Mrs. Mad-
dick u beautltul woman (if a plouant stylo or
neiiuiy is iiiiriiuuceu uu 1110 stage Willi u Uu
sire to eupplunt Mrs. Lai) try.
The Ueriimn-Kngllsh School Successfully
Celebrates Its Twenty-Fifth
Tho twenty-fifth anniversary of tlioOerman-
Ktiirllsh school was celebrated yestcrduy and
waslnovcry way n commendable und enJoy-
About ISO persons assombled and partook of
ti elegant flipper provided by Mr. I.udwlg
..nu.nw. iiimi. ncm UIUUK tinU HIIIY HT
Mossrs. dross Urlesenbacb Orothaus anJ
others. During tho Intervals tho Klghth cav
alry uiihu i.ihj eu nppropriaio selections.
lo-day tho scholars celebrate the anniver-
sary by a picnic at tho springs.
1 ho school Is excellently tnansgod and one
that tho city may well be proud of. It Is non-
scctarlan and Is a good plsco to acqulro cither
tho hiiglitb or the (lernnin languuge. It now
com prises six clnsu'8 threo for each lan
guage aim numbers about J) scholars.
nnd Why lie whs Shot ami Who nro
Tho Two Ijircdos thus tolls tho story of
Charles WIckland'B inurdor !
"Ho had been to Jlonteroy to procure money
to pay his hands and was roturiilng to his
cntnp In a wagon when ho wns nliot. Tho men
In camp beard two pistol shots In tho neigh-
noruooii 01 1 no camp a-xi uiscovored Mr.
wlekland's team running toward it. When
tho team was stunned .Mr. WI.V1) 1....1111
alive und ablo to toll who tho parties were
and about tho sumo time two men were seen
running up 1110 mountain who wero followed
lid arrested. Thoy proied to bo u man numed
John Mudd a gambler and u companion
named Leggntt both of whom wcro on tho
mini wiiu .'ir. icKi.inu uuu Know that ho bad
money with which to pay tbo hands witli him.
Whether or not tho money was ro"ovorcd wo
havo not leiirnod."
Tile Women's Home Ilulldlng.
Mr. J. H. Hreedlng architect yosterday hsd
on exhibition at tho springs plan and drawings
of tlio building to bo erected for tho Women's
Homo association. It will be u haudsomo two-
story stoiio 100 feet front by 8 feet wldo. Will
havo la sleeping rooms largo double parlor
private parlor matron's room sewing room
reading room bath room laundry and kitchen
dopartmenteoinpletc. Thero will bo galleries on
ull sides or tho building nnd entrances ut rrout
and each end. Tho house when complete will
cost about $1(1000.
Ti:i.i:tiKArino nkwh hoilkd down.
Mexico his arranged to settle the Knrdinh
Wallace defeated Dion at New York. e.
terday in a came of billiards by 500 to 337.
the miners convention at Pittsburp ves.
terday adopted resolutions of sympathy for
Birr parade in Dallas to-dav. rhirlrm
fight and commercial travelers holding a
The ilatnaee by the storm Mondav nlaht.
through Ohio anil Indiana is estimated at
' majority for Congress in West Vir
ginia will be about 15000; leu of 2000 Dem
The reunion of the Armv of the Potomnr
was a grand success yesterday. About 2500
men passed in teview.
The Chinese Government has resolved in
protect its subjects in Chicago from indiscrimi-
nate raiding of the police.
Young Men's International Christtm n.n.
ciation are holding session at Milwaukee.
There are 700 delegates present.
At Dallas the Saencerlest renorted a nranil
success tickets taken in at door 2900 of
which 1 100 were deadheads.
The city of Wilmington Del. has resolved
to pull up the telegraph ooles o( the company
if the tax of $1 per pole is not paid.
A gang of thieves are at work in Laredo.
Foster's building entered and then burned A
Mexican was arrested and jail fjr robbing the
Mrs. Nettie Owens at Burnett vrtii-nlnv
tried to climb the golden stair by the lauda-
num route but the doctors rolled a stone In
The Cherokee council has passed a bill
leasing the grazing lands lands of the nation
to a stock association for five years at $100-
000 per annum.
At the Democratic convention at Louis-
ville Ky. yesterday the vote on sixth ballot
for Governor stood: Jones 227 Knox 232
lluckner 171 Owsley 104.
The Urewers' convention now in session at
Detroit has resolved to testthe constitutional-
ity of the Kansas prohibitory law by carrying
same before the United States Supreme
The meeting of the Texas Press convention
was formally opened yesterday. The ad-
dress ol welcome made by Colonel John F.
Elliott ol the Herald and responded to by
The jury yesterday found verdict "not
guilty in the case of Congressman Tliomp.
sons charged of murder. A shout went up
from the crowd "thank God Kentucky's
wives can now be protected."
At Galveston: James Kohn shipping
clerk for Ullman Lewis & Co. has
'Skipped" town over $5000 short. James
Montgomery;baggage master on the canta He
railroad has been arrested on a charge of em-
bezzlement. The Supreme Lodge Knights
of Honor has decided to meet next May in
Michael Ash deceased of Palestine
left the following will: Leaves $1000
to tho building lund of the Jew-
ish synagogue Palestine; $500 each to the
Hebrew orphan asylums in New Orleans.
Cleveland Ohio and New Votk City; $Sco
for the Hebrew cemetery here; his bankini;
business to hU' brother Gabriel Ash; his real
estate and merchtndisin to his wife nnd son
With a half Interest In the bminess to his man-
ager Mr. Leach. Hlestteis estimated at
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