The San Antonio Light (San Antonio, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 50, Ed. 1, Wednesday, May 30, 1883 Page: 3 of 4
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The San Antonio Light.
ItAILltOAU TIMI2 TAI1LH.
International 11 ml Great Northern
Express... 7:15 a.m. 8:in p. m.
KxprcM l:5p.m. 12:S0 p. in.
Wcstorn Extension I D.OOp. m. I B:C10 n. m.
B:no n. m.
Galveston Ilarrlsburg nud San Antonio
ItouBton (ExproM) 7:115 n. m. 0:00 p. m.
Houston (Jllxod).. 4:1.' p.m. 9.00 a. mi
Westwurd (To and
from Kl l'nun) 0:10 p.m. 10:00 n. tn.
FINK FLOWEUING PLANTS.
Sales depot nt Hiirnlsch It llaor .
KNIGHTS PYTHIA8 Klk Lodgo No. 05
meets overy Thursday at 7:30 p. m. Cnstlo
In Fireman's Ifall. Visiting brethren wolcomo.
GERALD GRIFFIN Attorney and Counselor at
Law Office No 14 French building S E. Cor-
M.ln nlm. Will attend nromollv to all legal
btulneis entrusted to my cars l the State and Fed
Ask Your Grocer
For tho canvased Maonolia Ham. Every
ham guaranteed. 6-1-lin
Special to Men
What you can gotutJ. Joskoi Sons: Tho
best $IOsult In tho Statu; tho nicest straw hat
for tho lenst monoy ; most exqulslto gents un-
derwear and furnishing goods und at prices
romurkably low. o-3-tf
New Summer Onrden.
Mr. William Kuppursburg has opened n cosy
l.tfin itmiMKi. trurilmi. rnninp nf Garden nud
Drnnin ttrnnta. wIlfTII Villi eilllSDOIld II nlcilSllIlt I
evening and procuro all tho refreshments
usually to bo found. Cool beer on draught. .
An Invitation to tho public extended. fi-KJtu
Moonlight ut the Springs.
Thoro Is not a liner placo In tho country for
pleasure and enjoyment than tho San l'edro
Springs park. Tho beautiful moonlight nights
nddodto tho fresh perfumes of spring and
summor Mowers and tho sweet muslo as ren-
dered by tho Spring band raako It tho realiza-
tion of an earthly parodist. 5-l-tr.
Furnishes n clear brlghtllght lichrystal whlto
In color lnodlous mid Irco from deposit or
sediment. It burns freoly docs not crust tho
wick and Is absolutely safo. As proof of this
wo rofer to thousands of families who hnvo
used It for years to tliolr entire satlsf tction
nnd who will uso no other. 0-18-lm
If You are Suffering
From torpidity of tho liver or constipation of
tho bowels try n bottlo or Hcnntlzlne Dr.
Tobln's great liver medicine. Every bottlo
is guaranteed to you und your money refunded
If ton nro not sntisllcd.
For salo at Clavln's drug store und by C.
Arbelter Ysrclu Celebration.
Tho ArholterVcreln will give their annual
nlcnlo at Maverick's grovo on Sunday noxt
Juno 3 beginning at 3 p. m. A course of tah-
loaux are being prepared to bo presented dur-
ing tho evening after dark. A cordial luvltn-
tlon Is oxtendod to pleasure seekers.
5.88-Ot. THE COMMITTEE.
llemember tills Fnct.
Mr. Park Doe manufacturing Jeweler and
- ...ir.i.i uf.tr. nf iin llnitktnn
street whore ho will carry on tho business of
n manufacturing and repairing jcwcier. u m
cult work and lino engraving 11 specialty.
Tnulo work rrom all parts of the State solic-
ited and satisfaction guaranteed.
(3-28-tf) I'aiik Doe
No. 410 Houston street San Antonio Texas.
llnrcnlns In Houses and Lots.
Itock houso sovonor eight rooms North
Floros street SMM.
llnoV Imiicn limir A vnnuo 1). for $2100.
Hook housos in nil parts of tho city ut low
ft'leo8 new cottages fronting Mndlson Square.
Now cottage ou San Pedro; bIx rooms.
Lots for salo In all parts of tho city.
W. E. Hilton 20$ West Houston St.
An Open Letter.
San Antonio January 1 1833.
Drs. J. J. & W. It. Toblu :
Gentlemen: Your Hepatlzino has been
used in my family lor over n voar and I
can unhesitatingly suy It Is tho best romody I
imvn ever used for nnv liver trouble or consti
pation of tho bowels. I would not be without
it. Heepectfully A. W. Houston
For salo nt C. Schnsso's nnd Cluvlr.'s drug
Tho St. Leonard Hotel
On thosnuth sldo of Main plaza Is now opened
tn thn nutilla nnd nrenarcd to receive guests.
This houso has been refurnished nnd put In
lrut.i'1ia nrilnr. and irucstn will llllil every
comfort und convcnlenco. Tho business of tlio
houso Is done upon tho European plan nnd tho
tables aro supplied witn uvcry luxury una
delicacy to bo had In tho market. Tho dining-
room is open from 0 a. m. to 12 p. in. nnd In ad-
dition to regular tnblo meals uro served to
order ut nil hours. Frlvuto supper nnd dining
rooms for families and parties.
I'llos nro frequently preceded by a sonso of
weight In tho back loins and lower part of tho
ubdomon causing tho patient to supnoso ho
has sumo aUectlonof tho kldnoys or neighbor-
ing organs. At times symptoms of indigestion
are present us llutulcncy uneasiness of the
Btomacti etc. A moisture like perspiration
producing a very dlsagreenblo ltchlug partic-
ularly at night after gotttug warm in bed is a
very common attendant Mind Weeding nnd
Itching Piles yield nt onco to tho application of
Dr. Hosimko's Pile Homody which acts directly
upon tho parts utrcctod.nbsorblngtbo Tumors
allaying the Intenso Itching nnd elfoctiug a
Forronnent euro where nil otlior remedies hnve
ailed. Price 60 uents. Sold by 0. Schasso A.
Dretss and lu Orynskl.
Mr. C. II. Mueller had added two beautiful
show windows to his store on Commorco street.
In ono is shown very lino wntor-
color paintings In tho otlior u solect stook of
artists' mntcrluls. His stock ot artists' and
painters' matorials is complete und em-
braces material for oil and wuter color paint-
ing lead pencil drawing crayon and pastoll
painting porcolnln nnd china decoration
chrnmn photography wnx (lowers docorutlvo
art coach painting. Artists' lino bruBhosmntho-
matlcal instruments oil und wuter color paint-
ings. Engravings and chromos surpasses uny-
thlng yet neon in Toxas. Students and lov-
ers of urt In its vnrious tyjioa should see this
elegant etook. Holms the largest nnd host
selected stock of picture fraiuos and mould-
IngB all sizes ever brought to Sun Antonio
which ho otters at oxtromoly low llguros.
Ilo has tho solo agency for tho well known and
most durablo "Asbostos" paints ready for uso.
Tho color und durability of theso paints
nin nrimlttnil by those whn nrn nil.
hm-ttv lii such matters to bo tho
highest grade In tho market. His stook
of oils paints nnd wall paper Is complete
nnd his supply or wmuow glass oi every bizo
and ilnserlntlon is very large. Uy culling at
and description is very large ny calling at
205 Commorco stroot tho publlo can bo pleased I Friday Juno 8-Slnto vs. J Cllno Pedro Her-
in tinv nt tho lines mentioned as well as in tho nsndez. Francisco Ilaldorns. Pedro Esnuobel.
low prices whloh aro a rula ot tho house.
Its Cllmnte nnilBurroumllng as Described
by Dr. J. W. "Wndsworth tlio
Sallillo with n population of 18000 Is boau-
tlfully situated on tho brow of n hill a gontlo
ttopoof tlio nuenn Vistn tableland n part of
tho great central Mexican I'lntcau at ancle
vntlon of about 6000 feet above sen lovel In
latitude 25 25 111. north and longltudo 1
in m. west of thoCltyof Mexico shut In on
all sides except tlio south by tlio crest Slorra
Mad re rnngo of mountains and thus protected
front tho cold boreal blasts known to you as
Most excellent water breaks forth In many
springs from tho top of tho hill nnd Is thonco
conveyed In pipes and ditches to tho housos
and gardens gardens uml orchards whoro
grow In nbundanco apricots apples peaches
pears grapos and quinces which nro shipped
to our less favored neighbors In Monterey and
nn thn frolitlor.
Tho climate dry oqunbio una saiunrinus is
unsurpassed on this continent as will be ap-
parent by examination of tho following table.
From daily observations of tho thortnomctcr
(Fahrenheit) which I took for threo years I
irtliirciuicii; ivmeu uuus lur iiireu ji-uib.i
havo calculated tho mean temperature in tba
eunue us lonows
Mean monthly tcmpornturo (Fahrenheit)
from three years otisorvnuoiis ioio-tu-ou
fit n. ...sa
CO ...02.. ..02
03. ...08... .08
01. ...08.. ..08
72.... 72.... 72
72.. ..77.. ..70
58.... (10.... 00
62. . .60. . . .64
72. . . .
80.. ..KB. ...83
78 . 85.... 81
71. ...83.. ..80
01.... 70. .0
Thn 'ns-uaccros" thunderstorms oom
meuceln Juno fulling In copious Bhowers for
nn hour nr t.wn In tho afternoon washlnir olf
tho streets reducing tbo tomporature purify
ing and refreshing tno atmosphere utter wnicn
thn Htr.H'ts nnd drives are tilled with carriages
nnd pedestrians enjoying tho open air but-
ueneii witn mo periume oi a iiiousuuu now
When winter blasts molest or summer heats
oppress you will find Sultlllo pleasant re-
sort for rest nnd reerentlon and be welcomed
by tho Inhabitants who aro courteous and or
derly Willi limning oi tno oigouy imoicr-
mien and hostility to foreigners seen 111 somo
regions; out American iiiuics must romomuor
that In Snunlah-Amorlcaii countries their
sex does not enjoy me immunities oi our own
The present Governor Dnn Hviirieto Ma-
ilpm. ronresentlnir tba niirtv of neaoo and pro
gress siuco his Inauguration is doing every
thing possiuie to advance inu luiuonui aim
moral Interests of tho people and extends a
heart v wolcomo to all incomers.
When Larodo andlSultlllo nro onco connect-
ed by rail u question of only n few months
American enterprise will provide tho com-
forts and luxuries essential to the traveling
public and Saltlllo will bo tho sanitarium of
The distance by rail and stage from Laredo
to Monterey 1U1 miles nnd to Saltlllo 209
miles. Itunnlngtlmo to Monterey 10 hours
nnd to Saltlllo 22 hours. Mails threo times
n week from tho terminus of tho railroad.
Items and Personals Taken by ' GlfT.
Some of tho enterprising citizens havo a
movement on foot to subscribe for $20000 of
Governor Hunt's HIo Grande and Pecos rail
way bonus. Having investigated the merits of
his railway and coal mines they discover them
to bo u big enterprise! for Laredo worthy of
their attention nud a llrst-cluss investment for
their looso capital. Among theso gentlemen
find Mr. Patricio Mllmo $1000; Tom Sholdon
$1000; I'eter Sicilian $500; C. A. Mncdonuell
$500; James A. Cjrr and a number of other
citizens who have expressed thomsclvos as
willing to tako hold and mako up tho purse.
T am glad to note this movo ou the part of La
ri'ilo. nt It shnws somo appreciation for tho tin
tiring energy and onterpriso of Governor Hunt
in the development of our frontier.
Colonel Nelson Plato Collector of Customs
for tins district and .Mr. mcodoro u do Land
United States Treasury Agent visited Monte-
roy last week und expressed themselves us
Illgiuy pieaseu Willi inu scenery Mini uuinuruiis
attractions of tho old historic city. Mr. do Ijuid's
Investigation of Government matters on our
frontier was in overy respect invorumo to tno
district und from tho fact that hn is ono of tho
reliable men of tno uepuriuicnt it proves i
high complliuont to Colonel Plato's admluls.
Colonel C. G. llrowstor Deputy Collector
win return nuout ino ist.
Mr. Daniel Mllmo Is confined to his room.
Colonol Plato has been in charge of Laredo
nost on account of the absence or Deputy Col
lector Ilrowstcr. Laredo Is now ono of tho
lnon Important posts on the frontier.
The bonded warehouse of this post forwarded
for Moxlco last wcok 31 car loads ot mer-
chandise. Governor Hunt Is ubsont In Colorado nnd
win return nunui iiioinn.
Tho ladles of tho Episcopal church will glv
n theatrical entertainment on Wednesday and
l nursday uvoniugH mauo up oi nomo taieut.
for the benefit of tholr church.
Tho Swedish Quartotto nnd company show
hern Friday and Saturday.
I see thut our correspondent from this point
has sltprcd In somo personal matter against
ono of Laredo's oldost and honored citizens.
In tho future you will cut out all such from
correspondence as i will attend to nil moss-
nacKS ou mis irouticr needing newspaper at'
Criminal Cases Set for Juno Term.
Tho following cases nro set for trial In tho
District court ou tho dates mentioned
Wednesday Juno fl-State vs. O. W. War-
. "ook. Prloclllana Gomez Illas Gortarl llalney
! Fontross Gnstrlng; City vs. Tarleton Cltyvi
Thursday. Juno 7 Stato vs. Pedro Hornan-
dez Mary Mnxfeldt Frank Laneastor William
I Hardeo et ul. Itlch Mcllae ct nl. Dan D
i hiiiohis or ni. r;. i). tennon is. i ri
F. McKaughon John W. Froeman.
1'. sicKaugnon joun w. i rooman.
James Tomllo Martla Staal Pedro Quidoaez
II. rilENCII. IIENIIV LAJtnCH
J. II. FRENCH & CO.
(Successors to Goo. W. Caldwell).
273 Commerce Street
AN ANTONIO - 4-6-3m - TEXAS
TO BUILDERS !
The firm of Martin Si Schrvver. of San An.
tonto Texas ono of tho largest lumber dcalors
In tho State havo recontly opened a yard In
Eaglo Pass tho present tormlnus of tho Mcxl-
on tho grounds and aro dally receiving tho
largest nwortmcnt of lumber in West Texas
direct from the mills In Louisiana East Texas
nnd Chicago consisting of rough nnd dressed
uuxiug iiooruig coning ioncing intns put-
tings shingles doors sash blinds mouldings
mixed Dalnts. etc.. eto. In fnct overvthlmr In
tho builder's lino to which tho attention of
uuuuers ami tno puiino isrospoctruuy invited
un tno ground win no lounu tno manager
a. u-am ft. E. MOFFITT.
EDWARD J. GALLAGHER
Mason & Builder
031 HOUSTON STREET.
tanks furnaces ovens crates' nnd bulldlmrs ol
all kinds. Will guarnntoo satisfaction. Job
bing strictly attended u. iWWr
(aotriA) k co.'s.)
Royal Havana Lottery.
Juno 7 188a.
Number for Numberrrizo for Prlzo
With 230 additional prizes.
Only 23.000 Tickets 1204 Prizes
1 Canltal Prize S 0.000
1 " " 2500
1 " "
t " "
2 Prizes $2Ti0 each
2 Approximations to 1st prize $100
2 Approximations to 2nd prlzo $50
2 Approximations to 3d prize $25
081 Prizosas above being tho full num-
ber In tho Hoyal Havana nnd
10 Additional Prizes of S5 each to tho
StO tickets having as ending num-
bers tho two terminal units of the
number drawing the Capital Prlzo
of $0000 1150
1201 Prlzos amounting in U. S. Gold to..$ 25420
Tickets 83.00 - - Uulves Sl.OO
Tho Hoyal Havana official list decides every
Frlzo. Subjoct to no manipulation not con-
rolled bv tho parties in interest honcstlv
managed It Is tho fairest snuarost and best
thing thut could bo conceived.
seo that tno ntmo uuulu & uu. is on tho
iicitei. iNonooinorsaro gonuino.
ALL PHIZES PAID ON PHESENTATION
For Information and particulars address or
1212 Broadway New York City.
08 East KuudoIDh Street Chicago 111.
Or W. W. WALLING.
Nn. 3 West Commerce Street nnd
No. 8 Alamo l'lazu Han Antonio.
SAM C. BENNETT
Wholesale and llotall Dealer In
FINE WINES LIQUORS
Clirars and Tobacco. Particular attention
given to receiving and soiling Wool for my
customers. Store on cornor ot Main plaza and
RVN ANTONIO. TEXAS.
THE MllECT LINE
San Antonio Western Texas and
TO ALL tOINTi IN TH
Mortli. East West anil Sontheast.
13 VIA. TH
an Take Their Cholco of Routo
Either via Taylor and the new
Or tU the St. Louis Iron Mountain ft Soutiisim
KiLWftTi wutc couuocuon Bt laiuo KOCK lor
rrinclpnl (lities In the Southeast
In tht Union Depot at St. Lonls with Expresi
ukim ia an auecuons.
Pallman Palace Sleeping Cars
botwten SAN ANTONIO AUSTIN HOUSTON
and GALVESTON and elegant Hotel Cars between
SAN ANTONIO end ST. LOUIS Without Chance.
tS-For Tickets Ratei &c apply to any of th
H. P. HUGHES Pais. Agent Houston
B. W. McCDLLODOH.
Ass't Gen Pass. Agt. ManhallT exas
H. C. TOWNSENO General Passenger AgeM
P. CHANDLER. General Ticket Acent.
II M' HOXIE jd vice president St Louis Uo
BELL & BRO'S.
No. II Commerce Street
Silyer aud Plated Ware
sonablc. Wo tnko plensuro In showing our
f toons nnu purennsers aro lnvuou 10 cnn. cut
sfnctlon warrnntod. 12-4-ly
Watcliniakep ail Jeweler
No. 18 Commkrck Street
may if San Antonio. Texas
and Dealer In
CJ-Call and examine my stock and prices befori
Ill goods will he sold nnder written gnarnntee
J. C. BREEDING & SON
Itoom No. 6 Telephone building cornor of
ooiounu nnu Houston streets ban Antonio.
t-Agents tor PATENT TIN HOOFING
PLATKS. rando by tho National Sheet Motal
iiooiiiig company see samples at our ouice.
NO. i COMMEHOK STREET
Has just received tho finest stock of English
lfrcncn uerman ana Amorican picco gooas i
all stvlcs and colors over brouirht tn San A
tonlo and will mako suits to order at tho
Lowest I'riccs uniy irst-clns Tailors em-
ployed and tho finest trimmings used. New
Fashion t'laics recoivea overy month.
A Perfect Fit Guaranteed.
Call on V. Lorra before ordering your Spring
"uirs. p.n Troniiie rj sno" goods. -5-.Im
Lands for Sale
General Land Agents.
OIUco 33 Aconula stroot. Lands for stock
rurposcs In quantities to suit purchasers. Also
arming lands nnd fnrms of any size. Improved
5000 BUILDING LOTS
In tho eltv of San Antonio on oasv terms.
Particular attention given to abstract ot
uueg. vorresponQenco solicited 4-i-Qm
JEWELER AND OPTICIAN
DII.A. J. SMITH
(Lato of Cambridge Mass.)
NO. tfG COMMERCE ST.
Over Clavln's drug storo. Satisfaction guar
nnteed. Open: ovenlngs.
Office: Sam Maverick building corner
Loioyo and Houston streets.
8r.oclal attention paid to all forms of CII HON
nnd throat 'diseases. Skin Dlscoso. PILES
curcu oy ii new motiiod utidor a guarantee
without knife llgasuro or cautery.
jcicpnono sso. w.
Cure Chills aud Fovor
Ston that Cough by using SASIOSTZ'a
VI'nTIIWIK. 11... ..!.. i ...... ..
clous remedy for Coughs Colds llrnochltls
Consumption and all diseases or tbo throat and
lungs. Manufactured by O. SAMOSTZ
. .Druggist Austin Toxas.
t3T For solo by all druggists In Toxas.
I S. BURNHAM. I. D. C.
Ocuiist and Aurist
Pronrlfctor San Antonio HVR nnd 15AU In.
flnnary formorly surgeon in cbargo of Kansas
City Uyc Ear and Throat Infirmary.
most approved manner with tho Intent nnnll-
anccs. Crooked eyes straightened artificial.
inserted to movo naturally etc. etc.
Ofllco at 272 Commorco Stroot.
Office : Sam Maverick building corner
Losoyo and Houston streets.
Josxm Jones M. D. 1 ( Jho. G. Uowkn M. O.
io to ii a m. 3 to 5 pm o to to . tn i to 3-8 p m
Keildence ) Gaenilen reildence
700 Acequia St. South Flr.ret St.
Special attention riven to diseases of women
and Children and to diseases of th'. Lungs
Throat and Heart. Chronic cases treatedat
a distance and median ei sent promptly by
A Common-sense Remedy
No More Bhoumatism. Gout
Immediate Relief Wananted.
Permanent Cure Guaranteed.
Flvo Tears established nnd nnvnr vnnwn tn
all prominent physicians and drugglsU for the
eiuuuiug ul oaiiuviicu.
Tho onl y diawlver of tho notannnne nrln ...M
which exists in the blood of Uhoumatlo and
SAI.ICYLICA Is known as a common-sonso
romody bocauso it strikes directly at tho cause
of Hhoumatlsm Oout nnd Neuralgia while so
many so-called specifics and supposed panaceas
only treat locally tlio effects.
it nas Deen conccuoa oy eminent scientists
that outward applications such as rubbing
with oils ointments llnimenU and soothina
lotions will not eradlcato those diseases which
are tho result of tho poisoning of tho blood
SALICVLICA works with marvelous effect
on this ncld and so removes tho disorder. It ii
now exclusively used by all tho colbrated phy.
slclans of America und Europe Hlghost Med-
ical Acadomy of Paris reports 95 per cent
euros in throe days.
that 8ALICYLIOA is a certain cure forlUIEU.
MATISM GOUT and NKUHALGIA. The
most Intenso pains aro subdued almost in-
stantly. Oivolt a trial. Hellef guaruntood or mono
Thousands of testamonials sont on applies -
$1 a Box. Six Boxes lor $5.
Sent free by mall on receipt of money.
ASK YOUU DRUGGIST FOIl IT.
nut do not bo deluded into taking imitations
or substitutes or something recommended as
"Just as goodl" Insist on the gcnulno with
tno namo of WAsniiuiiNE 61 Co. on each box.
which is guaranteed chemically puro under
our signature and lndlspouslblo requisite to
lnsuro success in tho treatment. Take no
other or send to us.
WASlinUHNH & CO. Pronrietors
287 Ilrondway cor. Kendo St. NEW YOltK
For salo by C. Schasso San Antonio and. all
UNITED STATES COMMISSIONER
for tho Western District of Toxas. I havo
authenticated abstract of Texas land titles: also
abstract of tltlos to Toxas Und Issued by the
Governments ot Spain and Mexico. 4-)-tf
LAltBDO - - - - . TEXAS
U N. WAIVTUAL.
WALTIIAL & CALLAGHAN
ATTORNEYS -AT -LAW
San Antonio Toxas.
Offlnfl! TlwTni. blllMlnir. ennH.no..
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