Semi-Weekly Courier-Times. (Tyler, Tex.), Vol. 27, No. 18, Ed. 1 Wednesday, March 2, 1910 Page: 2 of 8
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THE SEMI-WEEKLY COUKIER-TIMES.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2, 1910.
KS Fin SERB
Forney, Tex., Fob. 20.—The dfbrls
afttr the fire In which three Uvea
■were lost U being «.«arched for the
boms of the dead uieu
Thus far all tha* could be found of
the tihroe missing men was the par-
tial trunk of one man, whe '.vas lden-
-Allied as M. H. Powell of Kemp, Tex.;
•a small fcrap of his shirt, a ]>ocket
knife anil a button on his under-
shirt were the means of Identifica-
In another placo was found a hand
tul of bones and a molten mass of
gold which is thought to bc all that
was loft of A R. Rameal of Fort
Worth, It being found aJbout where
Tils room way located. At about the
right location for Farmer's room wa3
also found a few bo:ic.<. siiall pieces,
none over an inch or iwo long; also
a small scrap of shirt burned almost
to a crisp.
However, it could be R'en It was
shirtin? cloth with n smail strlpe In
It. This suits the description of the
-hiit Farmer had oa the night pre-
vious aud it. is thought that this is
all tlir.t will ever bt> foi/nd of the un-
fortunate victims. The remains of
Powell will Lk- sent 1o Kemp.
All others injured during th--> fire
will recover. The cause of the fire
Is still a mystery.
Relatives of Earnest have been
here slneo yesterday, assisting tho
citizens who have had the searching
party at work.
18 SAID TO RE DEAD
Spcial to Courier-Times.
battla began early Tuesday, govern
New Orleans. La., Feb. 25.—2:15 p.. ment forces assuming the offensive
ML—It Is unofficially reported hero
that Cart. Reece Oodfrey Fowler, laU
of the U S. army, aud who com-
manded Gen. Clainorror'3 artillery In
the engagement p.t Tisma on Tueedav
has died from his wounds The gal-
lant American (who was born ar. 1
reared In Texas), sailed from thli
city to Join the Insurgent forces, and
has many Mends here.
G. M. RENFRO DIED
SUDDENLY LAST NIGHT.
An appropriation of ono mdiiloii
«tallara to be spent this year a<lvertis
iug Pape' Diapepsin and Paipe's
Diuretic has been dociled upon by
the directors of the Pape. Thompson
& Pape Co., Cincinnati. O. Seventy
per wm.t of this amount will be
japt-n/t in the newspapers of the Unit
od Slates, Canada, and M ox too.
This im/m*<n.ic appropriation, one of
the langest over known, provea the
-om i«any's absolute faith in the worth
of their preparations, also the fact
that newspapers are the best medium
to raakio a good article nationally
itnewn. Our readers are already fa-
miliar rwith Paipe's Diapc>psin, which
is eaid 1o be a splendid preparation
to relieve upset stomachs ami indi-
vVas About 60 Years of Age, and
Leaves a Widow and Several
NevS reached the city this morn-
ing of the death of Mr G. M. Renfro
which occurred last night at his
home at WhIt?house. He had been
ill for sometime.
Deceased was one of the most
prominent men in that section. He
was about # 0 years of age. and at the
time of his death was tne local agon;
of the telephone company.
He had lived In the eonrmunity for
many years and was recognized is
one of the best citizens of Smith
He .s survived by a widow and sev-
eral children. The funeral will occur
at Whltehouse tomorrow morning.
Barred RocUs, $1.T>1 per lü; Drown
Leghorns, $1.50 to $.í.0¡) per 15. Have
Just sold one h«n for $50.00. H. J.
ItcClung, Route 1, Tyler, Texas. 19
PAYMASTER DROPS DEAD.
Ninety-Thr«e Inches of lHow.
Frisco Official Dies Suddenly In St.
Louis Thursday Nlgnt.
Utiea, N. Y., Feb 25.—From th3
records in the geological department
of Hampton college it is computed
.h:tt the fall 'jf snow here thus far
ihis oaason has b«t>n 93 inches. ThU
'r a record for Central New York.
Managua, Feto. 25.—Capt. Godfrey
Fowler, who commanded General
Chnmorro's artillery, la reported to
have been wounded in Tuesday's bat-
tle near Tipltapa. Fowler is an
A a erica n and formerly a member of
the Thirty-third infantry, U. S. A
The go\ ernments' victory appears to
have been complete. Insurgents
thrice charged at the bridge over Tip-
itapa hurling tho irfantry in against
Genera: Aguilar's battery of thre3
Maxim guns with the fury of despair
but were unable to force passage of
the river and retired in disorder,
abandoning (500 rifles, 15,000 cart-
ridges and baggage, and leaving their
wounded upon the field. The where-
abouts of General Chamorro, leader
of the insurgents in the recent bat-
tle. is not known here.
The report of the government vic-
tory was received with great rejoic-
ing here and the celebration con-
by an attack on TKsma, which had
been occupied by the insurgents who
iuTinted two Maxim guns.
These guns were commanded by
Fowler and did great execution
anvm? the loyal troops aud for seven
hours the Chamorro men had the ad-
vantage. At an opportune moment
Rivas was reinforced by men unde-
Chavarria. Soon afterwards Gen.
Vasque and Gen. Aguilar earn*1 to the
iupport of tho government lines.
Aguilar brought artillery and poured
a merciless fire Into the ranks of the
insurgent infantry. \t sundown tho
reboús withdrew toward Tipitaipa,
leaving their dead upon the field.
The fighting was the most severo
of the war thus far, four hundred
men being killed or wounded. Dur-
ing the night Chamorro reorganized
his fcrces and attempted to capture
the trenchos occupied by Gen. Ram-
ierez at Tlpitapa. The fight lasted
for four hours when the insurgents
were driven back. They retired in
the direction of Satilo and it is
thought they v.-ill join the division
under General Menk
Austin, Tex., Fob 26.—Following
the frightful automobile accident in
which John Selstrom lost his iife
came the news of the death of Gus
Man.gum.son, a wealthy farmer living
between Round Rock and Georgetown
had been killed instantly and Oscar
A. Nelson if Round Rock had his
right leg broken and suffered other
injuries by the overturning of an au-
tomobile in a pasture near Round
From Information received here it
seems that Nelson, an agent of an
au'tc-r.; >bilo company of Austin, was
demonstrating a machine preparatory
to selling it to Mr. Mangumson. Mr.
Nelson was showing the car, tout al-
lowed Mr. Mangumson to sih at the
¡«tecring gear. Control of the car was
lost and It turned suddenly into a
ditch. The oar was moving at a low
rate of speed at the time of the ac-
cident, but turned completely over,
crushing Mr. Mangumson to death
and Injuring Mr. Nelson seriously.
Both men were well known In this
city, a9 they were frequent visitors.
Merit Boosted and Records Smashed.
Capt. Fowler Is well known in tills
city, where ho has frequently visit-
ed. Just prior to entering th>
Nicaragua^ army, Capt. Fowier spent
several days in this city, working as
tenographer in the district court.
He is a g rand sr.-n of the late Judge
Reason, and saw service in the U. S.
tinnes. According to Gen. Rivas th* army in the Philippines.
We «o sole agents tor Armour'3
"Blood and Bone" Commercial Fer-.
tilizere, the best in the world for all
kinds of crop—Potatoes, cabbage, to- j
ma toes, melons, strawberries, cotton
a lid com. Brown & McFarland, Ty-j
ler, Texas. tf !
St. Lou Ism. Mo., Feb. 20.— Paymas-
ter Dufim of the FV.seo system drop-
ped dead at his homo here late Thurs-
He had worked the day previous,
day from heart failure
Celebrated Meridian Fertilizer.
Place your orders with US.
16 1. H. Crutcher & Son.
If you bought shoes of us last fall
you are stalll shod—hut if vou bcughf
elsewhere then you are 'barefooted.
Suppose you come in and try a pair
of our leather shoes; they are better
Btown & McFnrland. tf
At reduced prices, one scholarship
In the Tyler Commercial College, Ty-
ler, Texas. Good for ,~nv course. Mrs.
Laura Wocd, lioute No. S. Box 30,
Tyler. Texas. tf
3000 References from Those Cured of
Serious and Chronic Diseases
Extracts From Answers to Inquiries.
(Reported by White Abstract Co.)
Real Estate Transfers.
G. M. and J. ®. Gont to M. S.
Farmers will find everything they1
need here. Come in and look through !
our store. Wadel, Caldwell. Hughes Shambutger, 33 48-100 acres of John
& Patterson. tf Lane survey No. 1014, and 160 acres
of J. W. Stewart survey No. 1021,
6 1-2 mile® N. 17 deg. E. from Tyler,
Real Estate Transfers.
Mrs Ida Myrick and C. H. Carlton
to Marah & Mcllwalne, 14 miles
. , southwest of Tyler, 31(1 acres out of
Roblnson has -1ust completed uitman .lergan survey No. 523; con
a comfortable residence south of East idderatlon $900.
Tyler Heights Mr. Robinson has '
been farming for a number of years, j
and will engage In other pursuits. j
For over a quarter of a century
the World Almanac has been smash-
ing records in maintaining the Infor-
mation of the land In a most admir-
able manner. Its accuracy has been
vouched for by thoiandis—yes, mil-
lions, and it has won for itself the
well deserved position a-norg refer-
••nee books vrtiieh has outclassed
overy competitor. Edition after edi-
tion hais gone to press—the high wa-
ter mark ot circulation has been
reached—so take wi-rniag and get a
copy today before announcement is
made "out of print" 1910 edition on
all news stand?, 25c; by mall, 3.">c,
AVit ; f Buffalo and Pittsburg, 30c.
SMITH 00. FARMS
Our specialty ¡a farmers supplies.
Don't fail to see us. Wadel, Caldwell.
Hughes £ Patterson. tf
Editor Courier-Times:—-I am going
to do some demonstration terracing
In this county, at the following times
and places. I would be glad all the
people who are interested in terrac-
ing would be with us:
H. IS. Thedford's farm, Tyler, R. 6,
Fob. 21, start 1 o'clock
D. A. Wiggins' farm, Winona, Feb.
23, start 10 o'clock.
J. Ii. Brewers' farm, Tyler, Feb. 24,
start 1 o'clock.
H. R. McCook's farm, Tyler, FA
25, start 10 o'clock.
W. E. Jones' farm, Tyler. R. 7, Feb.
2«5, start 10 o'clock.
Dr. H. L. Tate's farm. Lindale, Feb
28, start 1 o'clock.
Joe Hill's farm. Noonday, March
Requiring all persons, firms and
corporations to obtain a building per-
mit from the city tax collector and '
assessor before erecting or repairing j*" start 1 0'cl0ck-
any building or structure within the j Dr- T- J' BeU's farm' Liberty Hill
corporate lLmlts of the city of Tyler, March 4, start 1 o'clock
Texas, when the cost of such con-
structing or repairing shall cost moro
than fifty dollars, anw providing i
penalty for violation of same.
J. R. Patterson's farm, Tyler, R. 3,
March 5. start 10 o'clock.
1 wish to state in regard to the
above appointments, that In case the
(From Friday's Daily. )
.Blood Poison, Old i8ore«, Lupus, Epi-
thelial or Cancerous Growths and
All Skin Diseases iAre Permanent-
ly Cured by Dr. Reynolds.
9100 FORFEIT IF I FAIL
TO CURE ANY «ORE.
Curd me and is absolutely relia-
ble. H. J. Cheney, City Comptroller,
Cured my wife and many Uhers
1 ere. P ,N. Bailey, Tobacco M'jr.,
Winston, N. C.
Weak, Nervous Men
who have brain panic siufferlnig from
Indiscretion, the penalty of excesses
and abuse,, wil ae« liow quick the right
.remedy at the rlghit place, will do the
-work. Restores lost energy, ambition
and strength, nourishing the delicate
and Important organs concerned in
manhood. No man should give up
hope or beoome discouraged or dis-
heartened until he has consulted me.'
Varicose or Enlarged Veins, Weak •
Blood Vessels poor circulation, palpi-
tation of the heart. Sour Stomach. I
Bad Memory, Short of Breath, Trem-
tkling of the Liniibs, Easily Excited,
Tlml Feeling in the morning, Low
"Vitality, Sluggish Circulation. One
Weeks' Treatment Will Satisfy You
*My 'Remedies are 'Right.
ind Rheumatic Troubles permanently
cured in 30 day® If no other comipii-
cations. These diseases are syste-
mic and read1|y yield to my blood
I I believe you are master
diseases. Dr. J. M. Smith,
Was cured by Dr. Reynolds about
^oven years ago. J. A. Jenkins, South
The serious problem oí life.
I can destroy cancer In one minute
without knife or pain. I would not
uake or mall tills statement for fear
jf government authorities arresting
me for fraud unlesis It is absolutely
true. If you are In earnest about get-
ring well, write or call on me. Num-
bers of references furnished to those
uYLctcd. I will forfeit $100 for any
ore or bkln disease I cannot cure.
Extract letter from G. B. Baker,
i\ Assessor, Clurendou, Texas. Can-
under tongue. One treatment
October 2.—Mr. H. J. Reynolds:
le place in my mouth has entirely
ealed up two months or more ago.
DR. H. J. REYNOLDS
In Chronic and Serious Disease.
340 Main St.
Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Merriman have í phrey.
leased thp Calhoun residence on S.
Annie Ave. They will occupy this
eoimfo: table home at once.
The residence on South Fannie
avenue, formerly occupied by Prof.
J. A. Basham, teacher of bookkeeping
in Tyler College, Is being removed
from its present location. A much
'argon* and more expensive edifico
"will be erected on the grounds.
J. T. Blackwell Is building a hand-
some modern residence on North
Boren avenue, ju&t across from the
newly opened Gol 1 water addition.
The site on which the building stands
is one of the most beautiful and de-
sirable In Tyler, being rurrounded by
a beautiful grove of trees of natura".
growth, and In an excellent neigh-
B. Leff Is building a big storehousa
on West Common street, just across
from the Patterson residence. It
will contain n large extension of
rooms to be occupied as a residence
and the business portion of the build-
ing will be used as a grocery store.
The big team of dx oxen and mam-
moth wagon which is being used to
transport fruit boxes and crate ma-
terial from the box factories to th*
warehouses, daily is a reminder of
H. L. Laison and Ada Sellers.
John Beck and Carrie Lipskin.
John Thompson and Fannie Hum-
and Mi-s. Taylor Alpin, i
To Mr. and Mrs. Henry
To Dan Dunn and wife, a boy.
Cfav.de Miller Hickman,
months, at Flint.
3e it Ordained by the City Council of : weather is so bad that we can not do
of the City of Tyler, Texas:— j the work, you will have to wait until
Section 1. That it shall be the i ray round is finished before I could
duty of every person or persons, firm | terrace your land. Tho land must be
or corporation who shall erect, re- j flat broken and harrowed if possible,
pair, remodel or alter any building, j Each man must furnish two hands
fernce oi other structure; or build, re- and a one horse plow and a two (horso
pair or alter any sidewalk, curb, gut- piow. Respectfully,
ter, billboard, watermain, sewer,
manhold, area-way, in sidewalk; or|
telegraph, telephone or electric pole, •
or telephone, telegraph or electric j -— ■ Ji
wires, cables, conduits, guys, braces or structure, or do any of the tilings
of any description whatever; cul- as above set forth, without first hav-
verts, signal plants and wires neces- j ing obtained from the assessor and
sary in the operation of any railway ; collector of taxes said building per-
'ine; to make written application to j mit, shall be deemed guilty of a mis-
the city assessor aad collector of j demeanor and upon conviction there-
axes stating the number and extent; of shall be fined in any sum not less
H. W. Acker,
of such buildings, repairs or other
alterations, as above set forth, and
the estimated cost of same, and the
yxact spot of ground or lot upon,
which such changes are to lie made,
and the contract time for completion;
whereupon the assessor and collec-
than one dollar nor more than one
dollar or more than one hundred
dollars; provided that when the cost
of such improvements, as above set
forth, does not exceed fifty dollars
such permit will not be necessary or
required. Nothing In this ordinance
tor of taxes shall after Inspecting the is intended to repeal, atler or con-
premises of such Improvement and j filet with the ordinance relative to
The following building permits
have been issued by the City Tax
Assessor and Collector since Fe. 22:
To W. A. Madklns, lot 6, new city
block 29, Common St., six room
To Jno. Clark, dwelling new city
block 187, on W. Elm iSt.
To Monroe Young, box dwelling on
new city block 349, W. Paul St.
To Jim Nealev, Improvements on
lot 5, new city block 328, Scott St.
To A. H. Evans, new city block 155,
on Saunders St., 5-room dwelling.
Students of Tyler College United
Marriage Last Night by
finding that it is not In violation of
any of the city ordinances issue a
permit for the same, and any person
or persons, Arm or corporation, or
the superintendent or manager of any
corporation, who shall build, erect,
alter, remodel or repair any building
the building of wooden structures
within the fire limits of the city of
Passed and approved Feb. 4, 1910.
Jno. H. Bonner,
Atteat: Mayor of Tyler.
Clay Hight, Sec'y. 148
Oliver Chilled Plows
(From Saturday's Daily.)
There was a pretty wedding
days of long ago when suoh vehicles ¡
of transportation were plentiful on ' nlgbt at the residence of Mr. W. H.
the streets of Tyler. They will soon j ptierson at 9 o'clock, in which Miss
be rio more and are rapidly paarfng ¡ Josle Wilson ^ Arkau£as ^ Mr.
Prontls Dendy of Louisiana, were
with things of yore.
There are but few vacant houses
houses lu Tyler, and houses of all
classes, well situated, are in great
demand. The supposition was that
the building ol' permanent hemes' by
those having the means to Invest In
them would place many houses for
rent, but the rapid growth of popula-
tion has prevented It.
The big clock In the court house
tower Is doing ooi service striking
the hour, but Is not heard as far out-
side of the city as was anticipated.
Many are of the opinion
to bring out tne sound.
made man and wife, Dr. McLean offi-
The young people are students of
Tyler Ccliege and quite a number of
friends were present witnessing th
happy event, and joining in the con-
gratulations that followed the cere-
We learn the newly married couple
will continue their studies in the
THE Nos. 13 and 19 STEEL BEAM
"'®HT AND tairt MANO
For general purpose use with light or medium weight teams, these
two^patterns exactly fill the bill. A good, full furrow is turned, and
,g in weight, with easy, graceful turn mould-
ari?s* , draft is reduced to the minimum.
The famous Oliver Chilled Metal insures perfect scouring and
long wearing qualities, and one trial is sufficient to convince you that
Oliver Chilled Plows are by far the most satisfactory and most
economical plows you can buy.
Tomato, cabbage and pepper
Hot bed 2 1-2 miles on Clxind
ler load. J. H Clark, Route 2, Tyler,
Texas. 0 1?
Geo. R. Philips Tyler, Texas
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