Semi-Weekly Courier-Times. (Tyler, Tex.), Vol. 26, No. 90, Ed. 1 Wednesday, November 10, 1909 Page: 4 of 8
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THE DAILY COURIER-TIMES.
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The inm 111 <uldors' union .it Dalla',
Texas, has ri -organlzoi!.
Meat cutters an*l luí11• 11• • i~.-( in Jack
son, Mich., have formed a union.
A now union >f blacksmiths was
formed In Wichita, Kos„ recently.
The Janitors' Uni >n in New Vork
han just published tlio first number of
its monthly magazine.
A state f' deration, compi Islilg in
it.s membership about six thousand
millers. wa ■ recently organized ill
MemIn rs >f the Minneapolis,Minn.,
carpintera' union have started a|
movement tei obtain a i1e and crcct j
n building of their own.
The ni >|ders' imi in of Portland,
Ore., in ' ugaged ii> a movement to ob-
tain legislation that will abolish til''
manufacture of stoves in tin ponlteu-
At the convention of tlio Wood,
Wire and Metal bathers' Association
in Hostou the monthly per etiptla tax
was Increased fr im cents to 30
ceiiis for e.ii ii member.
The <lty council >f Concord, N. I!.,
liáis voted In favor of a weekly payday
lor city l iben is, extra pay for over-
time work, and preference to lie giv-
en to American citizens.
At the n cent cor. volition if tin
building trades department of the
Federal i in of ijiibor, Junes ICiiby of
Chicago was re-elected president and
Win. ,1. Spencer of Washington, sec-
The proposal to amalgamate all
the engineering trade unions In Great
Britain Is rapidly gaining ground
among the members of the Amalga-
mated S iciety of Engineer and kin-
dred organizations throughout the
The first Armenian moss meeting
hold In iioston for the purpose of
arousing interest among Armenian
workers in that city in the tiade un-
ion movement took place recently and
is said to have boon highly success-
ful in every respect.
There is a general expectation that
the coming year .when m ist of the
oxisltlng agréments between employ-
ers arid employes run out, will see a
big fight in tlio building trade all
over Germany. The men are already
preparing for the fight,
The workers engaged In i he print-
ing and allied trades of Ureal Britain
have recently submitted a pelilim to
the employers to grant an eight hour
day or f. rty-.dght hours working
time a week. The proposition is still
TIME IN PEN
Sp. eial to Courier-Times.
lo t Worth. Tex, Nov. S—In the
fed' I'll liourt here before Judge H. E
Me"!; today Churl*- Brodky picado]
guilty to charge ,f robbing mail box-
s* (j. J, c ] in pleaded guilty to coun
tei feiting five hundred half dollar.-).
j. I . ,\l ire pb atleu guilty to rais-
II g dollar bills to fives, aril C. R.
Gibson adn ittod to mailing scurrilous
Tlu-v will receive sentences later.
W. C. T. U. HUD
MWA sris.llCIS OF VITAL IV-
terest i)is( issi:i) \*r >ii;in1.
INC. WITH Mils. MOSIiy.
Cm i- ma, T v., Nov s.—Corgreas-
in.iii I: il'us Hardy today said bis ad-
dress i:. Iialla next Saturday will
i|. -iI pi ineipall. with the tariff ill
which Issin- I.o agrees with Bryai
largely and di igrees with Senator
I! i i ley.
ilardy denied it to be anti-Bailey
meeting, although ho expects to an-
ta;,on/,. a few of the senator's view*
InlorcM in Boy-' < !•!i Clubs.
Alatli . T< x., Nov. i—A great In-
t. r.M ha.. • ." i: at ■' d through i ;'
I.O. C Hill* I!1 boys' t I I'll club f"I
it'll1 S" v e r a I clubs viavo been ot-
gani/ed during the past week or two
I l irnlsonie prizes are to be given oy
business men md farmers throughout
the eoiintv. interest 1 u tlie organiza-
tions are being taken in the schools of
A proposition has reccntl.v liten
made to Un members of tile Interna-
tional I'lioling I're sinen and Assist-
ants' l'iiion to contribute annually
one day's p i. toward tli" < i ildish-
ment and future maintenance of a
tuIn rolllosis h. spitai I. r if- members.
Germany has a law v'aicli provides
for the :|ipointni.-at of a guardian «-.•
curat u f r ,iiy man wli-i Is earning
SUlflcit lit wages I r II p poll himself
and tho.-e depending upon him. but
squander- his nu'iu y through vicious
habits. 11 is employer, in such cases j
i sorderi d to pay the wages >f the'
profiir.'.te I ■ his guardian, appointed
by the au.y;istrate of the respective
district, who uses ta mom , for the
supp >rl of the man s wife and chil-
Wllili IIOI.I) REVIVAL
meeting at caxtox,
Rev. Hal I*'. Smith left this morn-
ing for Canton, where he will hold a
meeting, tasting two weeks. During
his absence, Rev. lí. W. Bongo of
Alliens will fill the pulpit of the Cen-
tral I'rebyterian church. Rev. Bong's
is said to be i fine preacher and it
will b a plea.-ur. for the emigration
to listen to him.
Tlio New Capital Hotel.
The New Capital Hotel at Tyler,
L. Jr. Green, proprietor, is the best
hotel Tyler has ever had, servln*
the best meals, having the best room*
and best beds and the very best ser-
vices. Bates are $2.00 per day,
single meals 50 cents, and you get
your money's worth . Front of City
To The I'^irmcrs.
i want to tiv your hide; will pay
you the highest market price and
give you honest weight. Bring them
to Coulter's market, m North Spring
street, or ship direct to ino at Tyler.
I >. li. Baker, lioferoiu o Citizens Na-
ti uiitl Bank. 07
GET ONLY SI 5.
Bewnre of Ointments for Catarrh
that Contain Mercury.
as mercury will surelv destroy the
sense ot smell and completely de-
range the whole system when enter*
Ing it through the mucous surfaces.
Such articles should n ver be used
except on prescriptions from reput-
able plwslcians. as the damage* they
•will do is ten fold ti the good you
can possibly derive from them. Hall's
Catarrh Cure, maufactured bv F. J.
Cheney X: Co., Toled >, i >.. contains n i
mercury, and is taken internally,
acting directly upon the bl ind and
mucous surfaces of th" system. In
buying Hall's Catarrh Cure be sure
you get the genuine. It is taken in-
ternally and made in Toledo, Ohio,
by F. J. Cheney & Co. Testimonials
f i ee.
Sold by druggists. Price 75c per
Take Hall's Family Pills for con-
Special to Courier-Times.
W ¡leo, i\. Nov. -v Crack.-men en-
ter. ! the l 'l i "once Mercantile storo
at I,arena early this morning and in
efforts to s cure the contents of tho
safe, blew it to jilecos explosion
awakening the entire town.
IV >1)1 e rushed to tlie scone and
frightened the burglars away, who
secured only $15,
They made unsuccessful effort to
enter the postofflcQ.
TO RE TRIED
(From Saturday'*- Daily.)
The subject lor discussion in the
mother's mooting of the W. C. T. U.
held at the h>rn • of Mrs. Wm. Mos-
iiy In tho Baldwin flats, Wednesday,
I he "rd Inst., was " I'uiity," which Is
i (|ue-ti in of vital importance in re-
ligious, social and civil life.
Mrs. W. T. lit ton left the d ¡«cua-
si >n by reading an appropriate ex-
tra'I from a leaflet edited by Mrs.
i: e Woo-l-Ab en Chapman, o;?
"The |:oy Problem," • mbarelng
"Negleot-d Parental Duty."
The eil.si usslon of this jiaer was fol-
b• wed by !' paper re-ad by Mrs. ft, r,
Hrvdson, on "Morphine, Cocaine and
Toba..-,. >,' with the nddeil question of
"Why Have l.avvs l'rohibiting their
Mrs. H. G. Scuddny followed with
a pap' r on "Purity."
These meetings are very beneficial
to m din -rs, and all others who arty
in any way re sjiorusibh for the raising
of ehildr.-n. All present at the above
named meeting felt that the time was
well spent. "C.ust thy bread upon
tin- waters and thou shalt gather it
aft< r many days."
No class of christian workers has
more fu'ly realized the- reward ot'
their labors, contained in the ab.ov
jiromlse than the W. C. T. U.
In the early days of its existence,
though led by tho heroic Miss Wll-
lard, it liarely had recognition by tho
churches, and was antagonized by ro-
lentloss foes even among respectable
classes of citizens.
T id o y the churches work hand 11
hand with thus organization and the
good people of every political creed
in all lands lend it a helping hand.
They an- organizing strong bands
who are determined to fight this
monster to the death whose tocsin Is
"Di With the Battle."
Inspire | with hope- of reform. Chi-
cago is marshalling for a contest
against the saloons In her municipal-
It is predicted by those who are a
position to know whereof they speak
that this campaign, whether success-
ful or unsuccessful in its first in-
slaught, will exert a wide influence
for temperance and righteousness In
every part of the Cnltcd States.
Perhaps no city in the nation suf-
fers so much from the liquor trafile
as does Chicago, and her liberation
from this curse would mean much to
other countries than our own. It
would arouse in them a mighty ef-
fort to break tho shackles of this
trvrant. which is the world's blight.
.^j/i cial I i C nn ier-Tinn .-.
Nacogdoches, Tex., Nov*. —John
Mei-l.tr, wnor of .-lave mill near
Huntington, was held and robbed late
last night near his null, by five es-
caped convicts, ¡ill wearing prison
The robbers undressed him and
fled with $1.">. watch, shoos and iloth-
es. it is believed the convicts escap-
ed from the Louisiana turpentine
Special to Courier-Times.
i iklahoma City, Okla., Nov. S.—
Tin r is much exi 'tenient here over
finding the dead body ot Hoy Cannon
on toji of llu- main building ot this
He was found hanging from the
roil' of a 11-story building.
Ganion had drawn $1000 from the
bank Saturday and this is missing,
lie was a prominent real estate man.
Special to Courier-Times.
Austin, Tex., Nov S.—According
advh es received here today from Mio
Texas Farmers' l'nlon officials, $10,•
000,000 was saved this season to mem
bora who sold cotton seed through
the I'nlori's system of holding the
product tor advantageous prices. The
system caused the price to advance
from $11 j) r ton at the opening of
the season to $C5 today. The Texas
yield of cotton seed solel is reported
at one million tons.
Sp< « ¡al t i Courier-Tim-s.
Washington, i). C. Nov. S.—The
c. - * if-1 is bureau today issue the report
she.'.vir-g 7.012... 17 baks of cotton,
counting round bal-s as haif bales,
ginned t" Nov mb.-r 1st.
Last year s.l!>l.."57 bales had been
gin*::-d to corresponding period.
Special to Courier-Times.
Childress, Tex., Nov. 8.—Dr. K K.
Me-Cowan and daughter, Mrs. J. R.
Martin, of Paducah, Ky., narrowly
escaped death in Tease river this
morning, when the carriag- in which
tiny were fording the str in wa.-
caught by a rushing flood. It wa-
swe-pt down the stream and ov rturn-
ed. Beth were rescued by Judge W
It. Bray, alos of Paducah.
The flood was caused by last
night's rain, which was tin heaviest
for six months. Bed and )'■ ase rivers
are bank full.
S|iocia] to Courier-Times.
Fort Worth, Tex., Nov, S.—District
Judge Tom Simm ins this afternoon
decided thnt tin- case of Frank Me-
Ciie, charged with murder of Karl
M-abrv, two years ago, near Dallas,
r iuld li l be cluing'd to another coun
t-y. but remain in his court. It is
likely McCue'.; fourth trial will be
hold at the November term.
Tile jury disagreed at three trials.
LOST OB STOLLN—-Largo black and
white Shepherd dog. answers to tiie
name "Prince," any information lead
Ing to his recovery will bo properly
rewarded, Jn .. Woodhall, old phon*
708, H. F. D. No. 6, Tyler. 91
TO WORK TODAY
The boilormaker.-! who have been
out on a strike for tlio past week
went back to w irk this morning, an
agreement having been reached be-
.>.'t n tlie Cotton Belt ulllcials and
fhe boileriiiaki-rs, ,'Kting through a
ineir.bi r of their general committee.
Tire men return to work, we under-
stand, jn inling a final settlement of
the matter b ythc committee and offi-
About forty men were out for on*J
tjuit worrying with your old ma-
chine and exchange It with us for a
"Singer' and pay balance in small
monthly payments. Singer Eewlng
Machino Co. II
YOUNG BOY RECEIVES
A SEVERE ATTACK
(From Monday's Daily.)
«.iturd. - . niornirig about 11 o'clock
whii' "pi.ling cum-..-." and just as
thi par '■ 'wa i bout to move, Bobt.
Mcf.'i' . tin tr-oid .- >n Of Mr
and Mr- 1; • ' ■ rt McCl.*ni>y. living in
S 'Utii T; ' r. -uddenly fell ti the
gr-iund uin oii-ejo For some min-
utes lie jdayni.'te-.- thought lie we-
ni' re!, ".let:rig." end jiaid iio ate-ntion
to him. The ••¡-.•-ting" continued for
se\era) }i i i i it' and finally the 11!-
tie fellow.- becarn. alarmed and oall-
(d some older je ople vvho discovered
that tin boy was very sick.
A physician was 1 astil summoned,
who found that the boy was suffer-
ing from acute indigestion. He re-
mained ur.eoiiseloiM until about -1
o'clock thi.- morning.
T eia\ tin- little fellow is resting
easy and there is every hope for hi.
To I)l«cuss Pellagra.
KnnN. Tex., Nov. S.—Dr. W. P. Mo-
Call, seer lary of tlio Kills County
Medical Society, announces that at
tin- monthly meeting of the society In
Funis torn >rre.w, Tuesday, the medi-
cal ni'-u expect to devote most of th"
dar t disc os.- i >ri of pellagra and the
srniHHAX GROCFRY STORE
ROliilKI) LAST N1ÜII1.
Read Brown & McFarland s big nd
and letter In thU paer. tf
Last night the store of a Jewish
merchant was broken into, in South
Tyler, and we learn tho burglars se-
cured about $ 2 in cash, several plugs
of tobacco and some smoking tobac-
co. Entrance was effected through a
window. We understand there is no
iclue as to who broke nto the store.
LOST HIS LEG
CITY COUNCIL III
Spe-eiul to Courier-Times.
Brown wood, Tex., Nov, s.—John
l'lcdsoc died Sunday at his home
here, following the amputation of hi*
right leg as a result of an accident
at the Urownwood oil mill.
Bledsoe was employed in the mill,
s'.ejiptd into the seed ctnveyor and
his right leg was caught by the ma-
chinery and was horribly mangled.
He leaves a wife and child.
M. M. BROOKS \\ II.L III N.
'Special to Courier-Times.
Austin, Tex.. Ni v. s.—There Is con-
-1 del -111,. ( omine 't here o\-er the pes-
itiv-inneuncomert from Judge M.
the > lie will be a eandidat'
for governor of Texas. He so states
111 i - in a letter aildr 1 to Sara Bay-
burn of Bonham
Among other "things, th.e letter
m'.vs; "I will make the race for gov-
ernor and in due season will canvass
Judge Brooks does not discuss pro-
hibition in his letter t i Mr. Iiayburn.
BILLS AM) .U't'Ol NTS ALLOWED
\\l> OI IIEH ROIT1XE WORK
TH \N SAtTEl).
BISCUSS SIDEWALK BUILDING
Minino,v <;enonil IJoipiotod tu Give
( oiinoil Reasons lor Refusing
CHILDREN WHO AKE SICKLY
Mothers wiio value their own com-
fort and the welfare of their children,
should never be without a box or
Mother Gray's Swet Powders for ohll-
dren, for use throughout the season.
They break up colcis, cure feverish-
ness, oonstipaticn, teething disorders,
haadaohe and stomach troubles.
THESE POWDERS NEVER FAIL.
Sold by all drug stores, 25c. Don't
accept any substitute. A trial pack-
age will be sent FREE to any mother
who will address Allen S. Olmsted,
Le Roy, N. IT.
DEMAND OF THE FARMERS.
Raicigh, N. C., Nov. S —After a
long session the committee on resolu-
tions of the Farmers' National Con-
gress agr-.-ed to report favorably tht
following resolutions for adoption:
1. Parcels post system,
Fostal savings bank.
Opposition to large standing
4. Opposition to ship subsidy.
i. Tleaffirmatio'i of temperance
viewi, fa" ~r anit-sui >e n movement
li. B" I'lir.i'.'iiun f encoa • i-,-ii, -ni
o' agrici'.!1;".: Ml edi:'. te n.
7. Co-operation of farmers in holil
ing product of farms against arllfiei
ally depressed markets.
5. Committee of five to investigate
equity of ¿axalion.
(From Mondays Dally.)
The city council met in regular
m ml..'ily sossi m Frlda,- afternoi u.
Uegular routine business was trans
act- I. such as allowing bills and ac-
Tlie matter of sidewalk building on
South Broadway was discussed, and a
committee was appointed to ascer-
tain the kind Unit shoulel be built on
that . troet.
Tie- city health oilice r was request-
ed to furnish the names of people
wli i are in the habit of hauling green
hides while delivering milk in th-
The question of allowing citizens in
the northwest portion i f the city the
privilege of keeping hogs within a
radius eif less than a mile of th-
square was disapprove d by the city
hoait i officer.
J. I.. Davis resigned as eity scaven-
ger and C. A. Williams was appointed
in his place.
The question oi passing ordinance
with reference to tlie speed of auto-
mobiles was discussed and will come
up at another meeting of the council.
The trustees of/the Carnegie library
tendered the council an invitation to
attend the fifth annive-rary to be held
on November ¡.'6th.
Motion was passed asking that the
city attorney address a letter to the
> attorney general re juesting that lo-
gue his reason for refusing to ap-
prove the waterworks bond issue.
The services of Tom Reagan were
dispensed with as sanitary officer.
11. H. Hedges asked for permission
to make certain improvements on his
property on South Bois el'Arc avenue.
Referred to the street committee.
No further business, tiio council
THE BUKCH COMPANY
ESTABLISHED FIVE YEARS AGO
THIS IS ONE OF STRONGEST
FIRMS IN TYLER.
(From Motiday's Daily.)
A Courier-Times man recently had
occasion to call at the well appoint-
ed store of tho I'urch-Godfrey Deco-
rating Company on West Ferguson
street, and was truly surprised to
earn from Mr. Buroh i f the wonder-
ful progress his tirm has made since
' nt- ring business in our city about ."
Mr. Burch. who has always been
the primo mover In this business
. dice its beginning, has since assum-
ing entire control, managed its ag-
fairs so efficiently tl.at the leading
brands of goods offered for sale by
them are in consta ni. demand.
one notable example being their
celebrated Lincoln Paint which has
s i increased in jiepularity that they
find it necessary to handle same Jn
car load shipments.
Mr, Burch had just finished cheek-
ing in a car of these goods when
seen by r.ur roprosenaitvo.
Mr. Burch also stated that their
wall paper business haei Increased in
an equal ratio and that their pure-
lia.- s for the coming season far sur-
pa.-' ed, both In quality and quantity,
Ihosi. of ;tn previous year.
Being un expert In this particular
line, Mr. Buroh experiences little dif-
ficulty in keeping out foreign compet-
ors and expressed himself as being
highly gratified as well ns compli-
mented by the generous jiatronage
of our leading citizens who have op-
portunlltes for purchasing in the lar-
irest (itles of our country, but prefer
placing their orders under his direc-
tion and advice.
Let our citizens encourage all such
worthy enterpriser and keep our busi-
ness Interests and institutions up to
the highest standard as exemplified
by tho Bureh-Oodfrey Company.
GFN ACtIDENTALLY FIRED
KILLS HIS COMPANION.
Special to Courier-Times.
San Antonio, Tex., Nov. S.—Robert
McGowan was shot and killed this
morning while hunting. The acci-
dentad discharge of his companion'*
gun caused Iih death.
«5 CENTS PER HOUR
Special to Courier-Times.
Sherman, Tex., Nov. S.—Many boii-
ermakers in this city toda received
cablegrams from Panama Canal
Zone offering them government posi-
tions there at 6í cents i)cr hour and
transportation, it !s believed many
will go from hero.
Shoos that fit and wear well, made
of leather, Is what we sell. Brown &
TYLER MAN BUYS
(From Monday's Daily.)
Two or three days ago Alex Wol-
dert bought tiie Big Sandy Bv->: Fac-
tory. which was sold by or .lor of Ihu
Tut price Is given at $é000.
Tiie property consists of a evnplrt-
box factory arid about l'.'OO acr> e of
land, and Is located near Big Sandy.
The factory failed somo months
ago for about $40,000, of which about
$20,000 was held by A. Ix. Seago ami
Asked as to what (lisj)ositlon he ex-
pects to make of the factory, Mr.
Woldert said In load not leeido.1 what
he W iuld do with it.
Austin, Tex., Nov. S.—The eontrol-
Jer's deqiartment is very busy at this
tini" jirojoarlng the pensions for tiie
first payment to lie made under the;
lKvv law of the Thirty-firs: legislat-
ure. The pensions will be sent out
Dec. 1, and there will be about 12,000
of tin-in. In tne past there has rare-
ly been sent out more than eight
thousand for a quarter.
The large increase is duo to the
liberalized jiensl n law which the last
legislature enacted, and 'has result?!
In the cuttiuf.- of the pensions on the
flint apporti on n >nt, while Pension
Commissioner Bolmes jiredlcts that
n xt quarter they will be reduce:!
even further, perhaps to $10 per quar
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