The San Antonio Light (San Antonio, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 212, Ed. 1, Monday, September 7, 1885 Page: 1 of 4
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The San Antonio Light
BEST PREYEKTAT1YE OF CHOLERA!
Harry Baum's Whiskey
Thrco Timec a Day
Volume V. -Number 212.
SAN ANTONIO. TEXAS. MONDAY. SEPTEMBER 7. 1885.
Only $5 a Year.
For All Kinds Of
a iioiiic or
Harry Daum's Whiskey.
The tit'jr Inning f thonchnol m-nnon Is mm nt huml v hmu Just rctfhl
it II m" ftMorlmonti.r DOYS'l3CHOOL CLOTHING which rmlnnn't tho
let quulltli ami ntylcn nnw In two. W'v inn eell tliem rhcn.T Omit nny
iitlicr fnlulillnliJii'iit. Our
Boys' and Girls' School Shoes
Department l now complete. These gouts lune iilwui sullen rullsuiuriullon
tl cy lull Imk !' li iniiiiiifiielurc.1 speclu 1j- fur u ami this market. Ottlnir l
the near full season wo nro i-oiiipelltil ti make n nie ant liulo marked down
ill ur H rr floods. tn.lles nro iiin stiil to call mi-l l.o mm I11111I.
SMITH & CO.
IfttHVKWHnUH TO W II. HM IT II
Fire Marine $ Tornado Insurance
vn um'itnsr.NT tiiuu.'om.ow.no iiixiaii..h comanius
Northern AMiiriiure LNmii.iaiij of KnglatHl. . . Antrf Ml l3H0"flO
Uummfrrlal t'nlmi Amrinre C.niiiir. of I tiel tint ' IO9HOIB3
Iintrinl Flr Iimuranre Vmnpnny. nf KiirI tml 8737000
tftticaililrejliiinrnt.eal'omimiijr nt I'.iiRlttiMl 0 HIK.3K3
riitrnlx Aitiirmice Comi-iiny uf Ktiglaml. " ft.OIO.OOH
IiMtiranre Company of Nurtli.AmflHra of rMtitilflpliU 0071-OVO
rinnnli InnurancA L'oinpiiny. of llnrtfitrfl Onun 44350111
1'hirnlK limuriinceOinpiiyof Hrnoklyn N V 3740O.'W
Aiiifirlrni. Central Iimnrutic t'ompiiny at Hi LonU Mo " l18l)rwt
Over Rische's Cigar Store 275 Commerce Street. Telephone Ko. 185.
BE SURE AND CALL ON
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Q uona lira mr
44 W. COMMERCE STREET.
CLOTHING GENTS FURNISHING GOODS HATS &c.
Main and Military Plaza- San Antonio Texas
JAMES P. HICKMAN JR. PROPRIETOR
Com en lent to lnulm-ns cinlc
J. H. MARQUART
I have on hand lire hundred of the follow lug styles of lino bund and homo miule
goods: Prince Albert Calf tlin Oxronl Tie lino Calf low quutcr Strap Tic Three
Hutton Oxford Kid and Newport lie Kiel nil oftlicm lowquuter goods which will
bo Bold at tli reduced rate of llvo dollars per pair.
Will Bell you a Hoot or Shoo Home and Hand Made. My Block la superior to
any In tho Stale. Ten thouBand dollara worth of ready band made goods to bo
closed out at prices lower than beretofoie known. This oiler Is for the next 30
days. Call curly and bo convinced.
Pine Custom Work a Specialty. No. 17 Soledad at. op. Courthouse.
white f.w. McAllister & bro.
LT fT Li 1 201 201 AND ZOS S. ALAMO ST. COR. VILUTA
JL JL JL 1 I SAN ANTONIO TEXAS.
A fT Pi H' Wholesale ami ltclall Dealers In Austin
Whllo I.lniu Ilcst llranils of llnrk lloseniliilo anil
. . Imported Knirllsh Portland Cements Matter or
yp I l'arls. ami bonir (lost Hair ami would ask vou to
W Wi. i. ICi 1 Ll call or wrlto us Tor prices before purchasing else
whero. Please mention this paper.
PIANOS AND ORGANS
Wholesale and Retail.
Thomas Goggan & Bro.
Galveston and San Antonio'
Also canton tho Unrest Htoi k or all klmls nr Mitaleal lustniim nta ami Musical Hum. lies
finliy.1!'? b" tho Mouth. aiMPI.TITION IN (JUAI.1TV. Wl A.K AND PIIICK IIHHhI).
Cull or ao rid fur CiittiUnuo of i'rloi'i.
Riverside Gafe Restaurants
Bcholz'a Hall Corner of Commerce and Losoya Streets
terl'Unoli and Meals at all liotirs.
Follto waiters In attendanoe.
r w Itti twit
Kverytblng Beryed In First-Clan Stylo
Cadetshlp Ciimlnatlon-Lunatlc Aiylum
-City Marslialihlp Other Itemi.
Alitor Ban Antonio Light.
Mr. HiirIi Swain or Clarksvllle Ited
Itlver county a son of Comptroller
Swain passed the best examination of
12 applicants wbo were seeking tho
West I'olnt cadetshlp and will conse
quently be lecoinmcnded by Hie Hoard
of Kxsmlners to Congressman Sayers as
being entitled to tho place. 1 here Is no
llttlu dissatisfaction among the citizens
of this county over the probable ap-
pointment of Mr. Sivaln as It Is claimed
that ho Is not an eligible car.dldale from
Ibis district on the grounds ofnott-clil-cnslilp.
It Is well known hero that
Hon. A. M. Taylor of lied lilvcr coun-
ty will be n candidate before the next
convention for Attorney Uencral and as
It Is Improbable that two Stale olllcers
will be selected from tho saino county
Mr. Swain lias doubtless concluded to
risk his chances for Governor as a citi-
zen of Travis county without limitation.
He has never cast a vote In this county
and It Is reasonable to suppose If defeated
for Uovernor In tho next convention
that he will return to Clarksvllle. ir
Colonel Swain Is not a bona lido eltlren
nf this county bis son can not be for
the reason that he Is a minor and tils
father's home is his Congressman Say-
ers will likely Investigate this matter
before recommending tho appointment.
I'ersons living In the vicinity of the
lunntlo aiylum report that a woman bus
been seen on three or four oc-
casions running at largo In the
woods entirely nude and other-
wise In a most deplorablo con-
dition several attempts hnvo been
made to capture her but owing to her
elasticity and power which Is said to be
almost supernatural and the many nat-
ural and convenient hiding places which
the locality affords she has so fur man-
aged to escape her pursuers. It Is
thought she Is an escape from the
It Is said City Marshal I.eo contem-
plates resigning his position on account
of the Inadequate number of policemen
furnished him for the protection of the
city. In case of a vacancy no belter
man than Constablo Thorps could be
found to tako tho olflce. As Constable
be has made one of the most elllclent
olllcers Travis county lias ever had.
The City Council have held an execu-
tive session to take boiiio notion to de-
tect If possible the parties who have
been making the mld-iilglit raids on
servant girls for the last six months. It
Is believed that a competent detective
has been sent for.
One of tho Grass Commissioners who
was recently appointed by the Land
Hoard fell by tho wayside at Koit
Worth from an overdoso of "John Jlar-
leyoorn" was arrested and placed In the
calaboose. The Uovernor was not I lied
by wire of the Commissioner's condition
ii nd at once called t he Hoard toget her and
dismissed him. It Is now said the three
members of the Land Hoard who voted
lor bl in have refunded to tho State
Treasurer $200 being the amount fur-
nished him for an outllt which he failed
to turn over to bis successor. Governor
Lubbock says he wlllbe "ivhlto-headed"
before ho will ever bo talked Into voting
for another man contrary to his Incllna-
Hons. Such treacherous tricks can
never be repeated upon tho present
State officials by the samo person.
Dr. M. A. Taylor a prominent physi-
cian here had his buggy completely de-
molished yesterday by n drunken farm-
er's team running into it.
The police of tills city are nt present
the worst abused set of men In Texus
cause not catching tho murderer of
Mary Itatney. Austin has a population
of 2000 and but three police for night
Major Lewis tho father of the liven-
ing Minute has sold out his Interest In
Dr. J. J. Tobln who has been suffering
from a severe attack or rheumatism has
recovered sulllclently to bo out upun the
streets with the aid of crutches.
Captain C. T. Mtillett one of Austin's
most progressive citizens and proprietor
of the Opera house has contracted with
the leading theatrical attractions of tho
day for tho season.
Openlngof tho Term This Mornlng-To-Day's
llotb beforo the entrance and tho In-
terior of the District court thera Is a
lively crowd of various denominations
lawyers witnesses plaintlus and defend-
ants and citizens who are summoned by
the grand Jury. Ily 0:30 o'clock space
reserved for the lawyers In the District
court was full and a business-like and
bustling air tirevaded the whole court
far dlllerent from the silence which has
existed for the last month or two past.
Judge Noonan took his seat on the
bench about 10 o'clock and the empanel-
ling of the grand Jury took plaoe. Owing
to the absence of two ot the gentlemen
summoned as Jurors this did not take
place and the others wcro excused
until 1 o'clock attachments being Is-
sued for the defaulting Jurors. The
docket was then called over and various
cases Bet for trial. The most Important
btislncss.before the court to-day will be
tho examination of the writ of habeas
corpus for Anton Heetz. This will pro-
bably not tako place much before 2 or :i
o'clock this afternoon.
Harry Thornton got oirids box of hack
No. 2 nt San I'edro springs yesterdny
tied his horses and stepped over to the
bar to get a cigar. Ills horses broke the
hitching strap and turning around with
the hack In the midst of a crowd of
hacks and buggies without; colliding
with any of them ran away out tho
gates and down San Pedro avenue to
Warren street where they turned and
ran to North Klores street down that
street to Commerce and from there to
Main plaza and across Main plaza and
up Market street to Casino hull whero
they turned Into Casino street then Into
Commerce street and up to tho bridge.
Turning around on the bridge they toro
back down Commerce street and to the
Military plaza and were only slopped In
their tnad race by a hackman named
1'ete Horn who struck one orthn horses
In the bead with a rook. Only two
'iu"r ' niiecmiiu a uoor were torn
from the hack.
Will bs c'lossn.
Our Store Will bo closed from Weilnns.
day evening until Friday morning on
uuuiu ui ucwiBii uouuay
U-7-H U. 11. Frank Alamo l'Uia
MAJQR KAMPM ANN'S DEATH.
Tho Sad Announcement This
HIsLlfe History as Stone Mason Soldier
Citlton Duilder Danker And
A telegram caiuo last night from Colo-
rado Springs In Kl l'no county Colo-
rado saying that our pell known cltl-
n Major .1. II. Kampinann who was
reported as being very lllthcn uasslnk-
ng fust. '1 Ids morning . I initio Simpson
nnd Mr. Charles 1 1 iiimni 1 Jr. each re
ceived tilegrama announcing Major
Ksmpmahn's death which occurred lust
night at 7::I0 o'clock. Major Kamptnanii
when he left here wllh his wile nml
daughter Mrs. Dr. John Merit and Mr.
C. Hummel Sr. wits apparently "ell
nnd hearty and simply took the trip to
accompany his wife who was In poor
health and took the trip by Dr. Herri's
advice Tho Major becamo 111 on the
trip and became worse until It was
deemed advisable tocall Dr. lMlerlfand
bis son Herman both of whom left last
1 rlilay and hardly arrived there in time
In be at his death-bell.
Major John Hermann Kummuann wns
our wealthiest citizen and owned n
great deal of property In the city. Ills
wealth Is estimated at upwards of $1-
UtiO.OOO. Ho was born Westphalia 1'rus.
sla and came to San Antonio In 1814.
lie innneiliaieiy uegan wnrK as n stone-
mason (Ids original trade) anil shortly
alter negun as a contracting mason anil
winner ilia otu t mseueiii House nt
the corner of Alamonnd Kast Commerce
streets was built hy him In ISM). It was
torn iiown 10 maku room ror .Mr. uiiu-
nlg's large building n short tlmo ago.
The old bat cuio was built by
)i I originally as the court houso of
tiexar county utner out uuiiiiings
standing about the city bear evidence of
his humllwork. lie wns married In 1HPJ
to a daughter nf Mr. D. Honnett. who
survives him n daughter Mrs. Herd
and two sons Herman una tilts were Hie
children born to them.
When tho war of the rebellion arose
Mator Kaiupiuann raised ti volunteer
company mid enlisted as captain. Ills
cnmiiiiny was nflerwnrds Joined with
another company nnd formed n regi
ment or wiitcn Lnpiain ivnmpiuann was
promoted a Major He was In the
Louisiana campaign In which he took an
active purl and wni In the thickest of
me light at itie imttie nt .lenKttrs rerry
In Arkansas. Before the closeof the war
be was detailed to superintend the
manufacture of hats for Confederate sol-
diers and n factory was established nt
LuUrungo. After tho war be returned
to San Antonio nnd has since remained
here where he became uno of our best
and most honored citizens.
Two 3 ears ago Major Kampmann
nbandoned his building and contract
littslneBs leaving his son Utts sole pro-
prietor of his large snsh and door fac-
tory on Nacogdoches street and ussocl-
uteu himself as banker with Mr. J. S.
Lockwood. His son Hermann was also
established In life by him and provided
for handsomely. Ills death causes a
perceptible depression In business unit
will be felt in all business circles for
The Fall of Romo to Be Celebrated In
The Italian llenovolcnt society held n
meeting yesterday at their hall on Mon-
terey streot nnd mndo arrangements fur
the celebration of the great Itallannnnl-
versary on September 20 tho fall of
Home. Tho society decided to Inaugu-
rate tho celebration on September 11) at
0:30 o'clock p. in. by n grand procession
starting from their hall on Monterey
street to Military and Main plazas
and thence up Commerce nnd Alamo
streets to Alamo plaza and then down
Houston Btreet nnd by street cars thenco
to San I'edro Springs where a grand
banquet will be served l'ublla speak-
ing will take place In dlllerent lan-
guages and n dance will finish tho festi-
vities. The society has ordered n large
quantity of the llncst fireworks that
have ever been brought to Sun Antonio
nnd Intend to make this celebration nno
of the grandest that San Antonio has
over witnessed. A meeting for llnal ar-
rangements will take place one evening
this week nt which time orators mar-
shals etc. will be chosen. Large dele-
gations of Italian citizens from Houston
Ualveslon and other plnoes are expected.
A gallant Colonel and promt ent wool
mnn of San Antonio will soon Join tho
army of benedicts by leading to the
altar n fair and beautiful young widow.
Thus Job will be rewarded for patience.
A Grateful Patter
Hereby tenders Ids most sincere thanks
to Miss Matllo Vandrose Mrs. Amanda
Lawrence and Mrs. Susan Mitchell for a
very pleasant surprise Inst Saturday
morning by sending around the lino de-
livery wagon of that woll-known and
obliging rurultttro man Mr. Krnstus
I'eed with n set of cuno-bottoined par-
lor chairs and lounge Bofu for the new
parsonage. These ladles together with
their many friends nro determined to
tnnke the parsonage homelike.
Mack 1 1 union- I'astor.
The County Commissioners sit next
The V. M. II. A. held a business
meeting saturdry night.
The LimiT Job ofllco Is still doing
work. Try us.
A float loaded with cotton seed
uroke uown on west Houston street to
The social given by tho Modoo club
Saturday wns well attended and wns
enjoyed very much.
The Ladles Missionary Aid society
or tho Cumberland Presbyterian Church
will meet next Thursday afternoon nt
j:ju o xiocK to re-organize.
Mr. Kmcrson has presented tho
Volksfcst association with a stop-watch
uuum oix tim in eiruuiiiierence anu
bciyco us a uuic-aceper or suavtng Ulsu
Information Is wanted by the Chief
of Police of Chloago of one Wm Cleland
JIUU UCtll UIIBUIK B1IIUU AUgllSI 11.
He Is n young man 25 years or age live
feet and nine Indies In helghth; weight
liv puuuus anu ue wears no. luuoots.
The Socladad Mutualiita Meilcana Re
salves Itself Into the People.
At tho meeting of tho Socladad Mil-
tuallsta .Mexicans held In the liccor-
drr's court room on Saturday night the
question of celebrating tho anniversary
of Mexican IttdepcmUncc was dis-
cussed ut length. The President of the
society Mr. Juan Cardenas took the
chair and J. K. Garcia was Secretary
There were some ') persons In attend-
ance the majority of whom took part In
the proceedings. The President stated
that as It was charged that they wanted
to run the celebration liu wished It
understood that It was not as n society
but only as rltlrensof Mexlonn extrac-
tion and proposed that the meeting nil-
Journd ns asocletr meeting and Unit a
mass meeting of the people be organ-
ized In Us sterol. 'I his uns then dono
with tho same olllcers. Speeches wero
made by Juan Herrera Modesto Torres
Fermln Casslano Manuel .crna Juan
Cardenas and others. The speakers
spoko of the nobleness of the causa of li-
berty and that Hidalgo took rank wllh
t lie great Washington as tho Father of
Liberty. Juan Cardenas refuted the
ehargu Hint the Socladad Multisllsta
was a political organlzatlur denying
that It ever was used for such purposes
mid that It was strictly beneltclary nml
nothing mure and that tunny who wero
endeavoring to organize a rival celebra-
tion were persons expelled from It for
iion-pnymcHt of dueseto. A committee
nf tun wero appointed by the chair to
take charge of the preliminaries of the
celebration and then the meeting ad-
journed to meet nt the samu place on
nei aniuruuy io near n mini report oi
said committee nml tako such further
action as may properly come before It.
SMALL POX SCARE.
The following Is the olllcial report of
the County Physician Dr. Chew rela-
Ivo to tho small pox outbreak on the
ton. ( . I. Wiirzhiifh County Julia!
Sin Aniii.mii September 0. Sir: In
ilMcrvnncu ti lour Instructions. I went
jeslerday to Investigate tho reported
outbreak of small pox on tho Ilelotes
creek. 1 learned tout the disease had
appeared on Blx or seven ranches. In tin
nren of 10 miles but inv time was sn
short Hint I could only visit thrco places
lint 1 saw two cases or confluent small
pox. as bad ns any case I saw hero In the
epiuemto or I3i8. in these -u cases 1 saw
the disease In every ltngcfrom tho pus-
tular to dlsguatnatlon.
In my Investigations there was ono
Interesting fact displayed and Hint Is
none (if the persons who hnvo taken the
disease had ever been vaccinated and
persons who havo been vaccinated iro
among the sick with perfect immunity.
The question arises what shall bo done
to prevent the spread of this disease and
keep it out or this city.
'1 he Mexican has no dread of small-pox
nnd freely visits bouses where tliedls-
esso prevails anu uy mat means it Is
liable to spread over tho country. 1
would respectfully suggest as the only
remeuy to stamp ino disease out Is bv
thorough vaccination which will have
to he uono uy tne county authorities for
most of the people aro unable to pay for
vaccination and the city authorities
should establish a thorough quarantine
against the section whero this disease Is
prevailing. Ucspcctfully yours
T. It. Ciikw.
Judge Noonan has Issued Instructions
to the Sherlll not to summon witnesses
from tho section where tho disease Is
prevalent. Notices have been posted
out all over the vicinity telling tho In-
habitants not to go Into town. Ti pre-
vent them from entering the city and
to strictly enforce the quarantine. It
would be advisable forelther the county
or city to place an olllrer on watch
along the line of road to prevent the
residents on the lleloles breaking the
On Saturday connection wns made on
tho San Antonio & Aransas Pass railroad
with the I. & (3. N. The track Is now
complete from the Sunset to the I. & U.
N. across Hint part of tho city Including
tho bridge across the San Pedro and
material can be recolvetl from both
roads. This wlllgreatly lacllltuto work.
Truck laying on the main lino began
this morning and In a day or two It will
bo laid across the San Antonio river nnd
continued nt the rate of n mile a day
until the Salado Is reached where there
will be n 130-foot span bridge. This
will delay the workmen for a few days
and then the track will be pushed on to
the Calaveras which Is the most (1 1111-
oult stream to cross on tho entire line
and will detain the advance ror a week
or two at least.
There is n large gang or men nt work
at the depot grounds and things are be-
ginning to tako shape. The foundations
of many of the buildings are already In
and In a few dais the line passenger de
pot win uo unuer wny and will be an
ornament to any city. The Lkiiit gave
a general description of this building In
Saturday's issue. Yesterday there wero
many people among whom werp some
or the most prominent citizens visiting
the grounds ot this new road and gen-
eral surprise and satisfaction was ex-
pressed nt the appearunco of things.
Tho Free Show
Tho King and Powers Comedy com
pany gave a good entertainment at San
Pedro springs last night to a fair-
sized audience. Theso entertainments
are free and the performances are really
good and deserve a better appreciation
at the hands of the public. Tho enter
tainments would no doubt bo better
patronized If the enterprising lessco
would require his policemen to put out
all the objectionable females that at
tend most of them oil color who con.
duct their disgusting vocation on tne
grounds In tho face of resnectable neo.
tile. If the policemen employed at the
Springs cannot control this matter the
City Council should send out Cantaln
Tom Hughes and the Light will bet he
will soon Inform these Improper charac-
ters both men and women. It would be
more profitable for them to stay away
Cigarette Bmokera pre ftr Opera Pufli
because they do not atlokto the llpa tl
TEX AS; TOILET TRIFLE
MANLKAtTTH.:i EKJIXU' flV
J. A. SELBY & CO.
P. O. Box 1 24. Galveston Texas.
If "Ix'stiity I-mil- nktnilrrii." then It 1 rintnrtillr ncrMiiinr IhKt thfi tkln shouM Ihj well
HiiM jimiii'mmibij run. Mir. iiiititrntiinir inm
ttM'ilnxl hy wh It'll in iuriryaiil Ix'Aiitlfy tiw
ttinwiiitirnt iiMPti till mult ty ninny ii(rum
ntN tin TUX AN
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I wIMlc rmiNliiir It in iM
ilflrliiifiit Io litiillh. . n. itrfMif
nkni ini.riiHlly ii.-l-only a iimll.l UiiUUc. Ai uti n.ltlni.m f a IivHm' ItilUt outfit It I In-
ntlmitlilc nihl mil lif i ijt- iiiort'nr IcmUiiim wlint It In rvprvifntM tn Ikj It in ai.wath (Jimhi
iMKr. nn tin- ktchIi 1 tun' nnl the IhuI of in nu-rial nn iimM In It a tiinmifHcturn umlrr tho
lll-tft niM'rt laiiiti nf it iniitilur nf Hut fti-iii. IUIIirliiir titInnsiiitMU fn ml IhiIIih who hnvo
mil) lintel It nrt- iH'Injr t-oimtuntlr rvtt'h til.
nt I 111 V ( UN I N I'Kll lUHTI.i:. Hhniilil)oii
Sold by all Druggists.
FALL OF 1885.
To the Dry Goods Trade of Son
rrmiirel wllh Messrs III Asiikii niel Mikk Oitrniirimrh of frin Antonio to
III W miTi.Ii... . Ink. il..uiir. In lnrnlnv I. I h. I...nvl.i
i.in. nil SAMPLE HOOM AT NO 274 COMMEHCE STDEET Hn Antonio
npnmlle kwiMxt itiul KuiiiiMiiiiiiit s bunk) with u
Full Line of Samples of Dry Goods
I will se
Any favors Shu
tlul) iiiprccliilcil Vnurs I
LEON d II. BLUM Cal veston. TexOB
Iteferrtnir to the iiIkiw e Mould lie pleasei! to nave merchants call on us and eiaml
tuples now open. AS1IEH r OPPENIIEIMER
No. 4 East Commerce Street will remove
lo his new building No. 262 and 264 East
Commerce Street and is selling out his
entire stocli ofCooliing and Heating Stoues
Must Have Room.
Kor Ids Kail and Winter Stock to Arrlva during tho next Thlrty;Days
All Goods Marked Down.
Tho Largost Dry Goods and Clothing Houso in Wost Texas.
Kid Gloves Hosiery and Laces
Ills Stock of Kid gloves Is very largo. Also all kinds or SHW and Llslo Thread
(Moves Ladles' and Children's lino Silk Lisle Thread Ilalbrlggan and Cotton
Hose In endless variety. Also a very Irrgo stock ofnll Kinds of Ltces.
This department Is under a llrst-class
of nil. All tho latest styles and makes
Tho summer stock or clothing Is very
terns Prince Albert Cutawny Pongee Silk Seersucker Linen and Alapaca Suits
ror .Men nnd Hoys. A very largo nnd complete stock of Ladles' Misses' Men's
nnd Hoys Shoos and Hoots. A full lino of stetion felt Hats Straw Hats and Caps
Finest Furniture and Carpets.
His furniture Department Is complete with household goods and he will suit
everybody In this line. Among other
I'anor nuns it ninui tinu ash itciiroom suits ivaruroues unairs uody Urassels
and Ingrain Carpets Itttgi Matting Curtains Window Shades and Etc.
Country Orders Filled Promptly and Satisfaction Guaranteed.
tSr18end for Samples.
MAIM PLAZA AND A('KHJIA STltKKT.
' SAN ANTONIO TEXAS.
Mexican Independence Day.
An adjourned mass meeting or Mexi-
can cltl7ens who propose to celebrate
the Mexican Independence day at Pest's
garden was held In Uarronl's hall yes-
terday afternoon. Fernando Unrza the
President occitnleil the chair and the
Secretary Jose Morn with some CO per-
sons was present. Tho report of the
committee of arrangements was received
who said that Feet's garden btd been
secured and that the subscriptions had
been sulllclently liberal to warrant the
exnendittire ot money for the eomtilvta
decoration or the hall hiring or inuslo
ami oilier necessary outlay.
The commltteo on amusements re.
ported that Messrs. Uoorge Paschal J.
II. Copeland Leno Sanchez Kduardo
Dnvlla Santiago Warren lAugustln
Perez and others bad been Invited to
Also four young ladles will sing pa-
triotic songs and there will be recita-
tions etc ami dancing. Arrangement!
are ootng maue lo nave a very line ills-
nlav of tiro works. Thev nronose to eel
ebrate this national holiday with aq
eelat never Deroro exceeded in San An.
Tho only cigarettes which do tot
iuok to tne lips are opera I'uus
immin. mmm nro citnninniir iif-Kinjr m
nkln ruiMS'lully that of tho Untvln mit fau
Iihvh lut ii fulife) UKmthin brtheihMTii
'nm.irr IJllfl.i; lm
1 ilUtniAt tu a ft it tnnjr
ii'Tirir.it - rfiiHivliiir lllotrhrfi. lltntlfi
- rmiiM uk Mift ami ltuullfu iu nil Infant' ret
Unit It I iK'iTtftljr- ImrinltiiM. n itrmuTt Pitfuinrui
It ciiti l lM1nnl Trout nny lcaJlnjf DmvKlat
fall tolln-l It wrllf lo lit illrtttpnclolii(f 1imUU
Price 50 Cents.
Antonio and Western Texas.
Shoes and Hats
ItH ui.. ll mi. I reel conn. lent Ilia! n Iimiiectlun of our
e fur us a fair tlinre or the trnifcnf Hsn Antonio ami
Messrs. Asncr a. Upin'iiticluicr by our friends and cus-
French milliner who will plcaso the
of Ilonncts nnd Hats Ostrich Plumes
Hats Caps Etc.
largo and embraces In tho Latest pat
Qoodi we tlnd Plush Parlor Suits Mohair
A few dnvs atro n nuarrel between tvn
young ladles loncr-tlme friends .ml e1i
of respected parentage took plaee on
r-usi commerce street nnu rrora a quar-
rel the young ladies proceeded to blows
and to tear each others clothes Tho
language used on the occasion was more
forcible than elegant. The quarrel Is
believed to have originated some weeka
since about a famous evening ride the
two girls then friends took with two
young men one of them married and
II .1. .11 lo.lo on hlU-ln. tl... .
olllrer arrested them nnd they were
false names nnd pleading guilty through
been kept quiet.
Tbero are a great many witnesses in
from Castroville to testify In the Anton
Ueetz examination. The examination
was originally tlxed for yesterday but
It was found that the witnesses could
not be brought here In time. Several ot
them were summoned to appear at Qulhl
In tho examination before thelustloe of
tho peace at that plaoe ofSherllf Thunim.
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