Evening Telegraph (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 35, No. 106, Ed. 1 Sunday, January 10, 1869 Page: 1 of 2
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HOUSTON, TEXAS, MONDAY, JANUARY 10, 1869.
VOL. XXXV—NO 106
A. SESSUMS & CO.,
N«. 37 IHalii Ntreet... N*, 39
AVE jUHt received And will beconstantly supplied
with such articles an
300 barrels Texan SYRUP ;
209 i barrels Texas do
100 kegs Texas do
ISO barrels TAR ;
176 cadies TEA, all grades.
Has constantly on band a large and
well assorted stock of the following arricles
which were bought from first hands, and
at low figures, vix :
b'LOUa, nil grades. OANDY.'
SUOAK, Tuiax nd M.. RAISKN8.
l.AKD, Tlorftfl. and K«ifH, HTKHOIL,
HI !E, S. e. and La.. TEAS,
WHISKY, all graten, PUWDEK,
HeotlAed, y ka <t powders,
Pure old Rye, DRIED APPLES,
BRANDY,caaeniui'lbbln, BKlNDY PEACHES,
bl I TERS, Oil Onbln, BRANDY OHKRHIES,
" Ho.sio lef's LYE,
HTAttOK. den |?o*. PKMPER,
CODA Ujibblt'K' Bi'IOE.
huai', odi^ht,'h, cinnamon,
OANDIIKM, Proctor n-.l I'AN ■•V-TM11B.
liamtnol, i'KU ITS uf every kl.d.
Wooden and Willow Ware
of over? description.
Arriving Week ly per Steamer
50 BOXES Western Cheese,
(io •• Oo^hen ••
5S 44 Kni'linb Dairy Cheese,
25 KE'«'S B««t >«OHUen Butter.
2i U iLP K3COS Ht Goshen Butter.
25 Q(J * '<Tfc.il KKOS Uent Uoaheu Butter.
30 1-2 KU'd on Urine.
flPJSCIALand PROMPT Attention given to sale of
#ov. SI, dlir&irtf.
J. W. OLIVER.
Attorney and Counselor at Law.
FOX & HEITMANN,
MO. It IMiiln Htiect No. 17.
ALL IRON HOUSE IN TEXAS.
also keeps on hand
Blacksmiths and Wagon Mak-
TIN. WIBB.AXI.ES, THIMBLES, SKEINS, tie.
Blacksmith*' Coal always on haa<l.
gL S. CONRADI & CO
£j| No. <t:i IIiiIn Street.
(van alsi vnf.'s buildind i
Watchmakers and Jewelers.
■ST Watchoa, Clocks and Jewelry carefully re
paired And warranted.
A large assortinont of SPECTACLES; ervstAls to
suit the eye and ago. Also, Gold, silver, Steel and
Composition Speotaolo Frames always on hand
Wo also keep trie 8INOER latest improved Family
HKWltfO M \tUilNKS, with all the late improve-
ment* appertaining; to it febl2«dtf
john br ashe ah,
attorney at law.
SPECIAL attention uiv <n to Probate business, ex*
amlng records, and Heal Estate Agenoy. Hons-
CAiso—Agent for the Mound City Life Insurance
otupany. inly lsi«dflin.
CORNER OF TRAVIS ANDOONOREsS STHKKTS
1IOT* TON, TEXAS.
Wholesale and Re'all dealer in
8TAPLK (4 it UC Kill KS. I 1QUORS, ''OBACC'), etc.
BUTTS F. N.,Llverv. Sale and Fe*l stable, cor.
Milam ami Prest n Streets. H v<es, Carriages,
Buggies, Hacks, &o., to It're. mtry7 diy
LIVER MARTIAL—Prac Him I Wljj Maraud
Hair Dresser i dealerl n WiterfaUs, •Ju'i1'. Br ildw
ko., No 1 corner Main and Prairie at a. apr.'-iy
SC4 M11) P. K. F.. Drug^M* an ap lOieoar. . lions-
ton. 6« rravis Strnr', l>r. wi 'i-iiui mI's old ^t• re,
pr «ff«ot on« n .-..fM • « uf ?ii A it* un-l n*ifh^ y?dtf
0. 8. KOTTKNhTKIN J IF II AN MKNGEI-H1
liOTTENSTEIN A ENOKLKE,
dial pp.* tr
l'fttnts, OiN, (Jl'tjis, Hnisiies,Varnishes,
WALL PAPER, ETC.
.HO. 7 Cuncreaii Ntreet, ncnr llnln,
Hoair. Sign and Orntnental Palnllng. Olatlnf
«<«.. Jon® M nntl.
(LATE OLD CAPITOL HOTEL.)
Board and Lodging,
Per Day, $2,00.
The proprietor guarantees as go«d faro us cin be
foandatauy house in this city,, for a saving of one
dollar per day.
E. L. BREMOND,
st. james hotel,
R. 8. Morse- - - Proprietor.
anr22 J. O. BAHTRLS. Manaobh. (It
SUNNY SOUTH HOTEL,
Corner of Main Street aud Beauregard Avenue,
I) It K! Nil AM, T1CXAN,
Mrs. li« T. Propria!roeei.
OUR prices have been irre-ttiy reduced and are now
lower than at aoy other first class house, and we
f uaraotee our table und other a.^commo'iatioosequal
o those of any t ther entablishment in the *outh.
Stages call a', the Uoune for DasNfugers. July27-itf
WM. 0. YOUNG,
There Is an excellent Livery Stnbl« a
taehed ta tbis House.
July C d6ni
J. II. COM.KTT, Proprietor.
PETER I.OISELLE, Stnwmt
KT Bsggsiro Watf^n. for the imo of guests, free,
MENDENHAL.L & CO.,
s^, Macaij v ^
FIrsl-Ciass Carciagos of all kiudr;.
mnylS- HOUSTON, TEXAS, dAwtf
corner of maiw and commisroe h i'herts
Commisslou Mo*chantand Geucrnl Dealorin
Staple Grocertrs, Tohnero,
Sugar, Co/Tef, Flour,
WMs/eeu• M*oiaioe , Syr up,
Choice Butter, Bacon,
Lard, Chwse, Tinnrf,
Drial sipptfs, Crackers, gtr,
PARTICULAR attention ln«qu« 'pd toblsFIRE
PnOOF COl'I'ON WaRKHOUSK, dlscocnunteu
with any other house.
SST* ConHi«nment« of Cotton, W-ol and IHtles so-
licited, prrrapt returns ra^deon all consign* enta for
sale. 'Jctober 23-.itw«fcwly.
S, & M. ROSENriELD,
St............Itfain 8t*« TIonHtou M
Have received a large stock of
brown & bleached domestic
Also, receiving dally a xargo AHRortmect of
Clothing. Boots and Shoes
!*#■ We have our own buyer throughout the year
in New York, who attends all the principal auotlotip
by which we can sell at less than ever. sop&dtf
cotton, wool and produce
GENERAL COMMISSION MERCHANT.
OFFICE—Corner of Main and Commerce Sts.
Wcf* Agent for Germania Lif ^ Insnrinoe Company
HP" Agent for Rnger's American Line of .steam
hulns to Bremno v<rt Cowcs, augl4-dlv
The Houston Gas Company
WAHllANT ITS (4AS
not to explode.
R COTTER & CO..
Wholsaie and Betail Druggists,
MAIN STREET. HOUSTON.
Are constantly recolviug fresh supplies of
Castor oil. alcohol, *«..
LUBiN'H WE.NUINB EXTRACTS 4co.
Also—Dealers In the celebrated
Cresylic Coinpounds at Agents' Prices
DEATH TO SCREW W..RM;
SH«EP DIP; 111uE I'KE EHVEU;
PLAN i' PU'il'hCTOR; tilU.sYI.lC soapi
LAUNDKY hiid UiSlNrr.utam soa s
HALT HllKUM ,'OAP-for old and apparentlf
ncutable eoreii. tetters, ru.*worm, jcc. mch'JOdtwl!
paints, oils, &c.
R. COTTER & CO.
Km.EUP constantly oo hand a Ull supply of
TAN NEKS' OILJ;
NEATH FOOT OIL;
WHITE LEAl>—dry and In oil
COLORS—dry and in oil;
Pal >T HllUHliJCU;
WINDOW ULAHH, A:o.. Ac.
h10*dtwly it. COTTER dc 00.
GENERAL LAND AGENCY,
HOUSTON AND AUSTIN.
op new york.
. niOH is more than can be saLl of any other
kind of Grr nf\v in une : nrd. ns for Kerosjne<MI, its
terrible daneers a e attesid ev«>rv day by KearfolI * x-
pl- sion« in variotiM parts of tbe conntrv. COAL G AS
iRniuchc esn*Tand every w y *afer *han the BAN-
(iNil UH t ILS pro uced from Petroleum.
All householders sh uM arr tturn to h< ve Coal Gas
in the r dwellings, which th ycin easily accemp ish
bv appl* inir at the Company s t lllco. at tue hture of
T. W. House.
Pi«rson? wanting CORK should apply immo-'latclv.
a« the Company are about makintf arrang. ments for
di«posinir the wbol • at once
Ci AL TAB. sulta'le for rooflntr purposes and other
us «, • no alwaya ha i in quantity to f-uit purchase f.
Dr- FRIEND oc LEVY.
Auction and Commission Hourc,
WILL SELL AT AUCTION EVERY DAY AND
Conslenm^nt* solicited, Parties will pleise ssnl
their goods one d y previous to fb le.
H. weiner. Auctioasir.
OF THE •
A LL persons having Land ertiticates they wish
Jr\. located or Hold, by placiaif them in mV bauds
can have them attended to. I will locate ana pay all
expenses, tor lii# cents, specie, per acre, lwiilalno
attend to the payment of taxt'8, investigation of titles,
and sale ot'land throughout the fctate.
J. W. LaWRKNCK, GenM l and Aeent,
. a „ Houston ai d Austin, Texas.
August 12 dtwAcw3m.
FOR HALE.—A tiue plantation situated on Cany,
for sale cheap. J, W. LAWRKNCK,
autf U General Land Agent.
F. DELES DERNIER.
llil MAIN street 131
Has always ou hand a full SHRorUneot of
Architectural Iron Works
MANUFACTURER OF EVERY DESCRIPTION OF
HARNESS AND TREES.
— AUo —
WHOLESALE DEALER IN
I.-.'ilthfir, Mud (I lory 3c ITarnenn Ilnr.lwnre.
No, 40 MAIN STREET No. 46
P. B. BILLICll dr CO., Proprletots,
No 3 CONGRESS STREET No. 3
(Between Main and Travis Sts., near tho Bank)
Choice Fruits. Also—Fresh Oysters received evor
W. H. PARSONS,
ATTORNEY AT LAW.
W!LLprsctic?lnlhefJtatean' Federal Oouitsof
Ilarrir and Galveston counties,
I When the pure medicinal restorative, now so wide-
ly known as WOLFE'S HCillttDAM SCHNAPPS,
was introduced into the world under the Indorsement
| of lour thouHaud leading in -inb.-M of tho medical pro-
fession. some twenty ye rs ago, its Proprietor was
; we'1 aware that it could uot wholly escape the penal
• ty attached to 11 new and useful preparations. He
j therefore, endeavored to invext It with the strongeLt
! possible safeguard against counter'eits. and to render
! all attempts to pirate It diffioult und dangerou". It
| was submitted to riutinguiabed chemists for analysis,
aud pronounced by them the purest spirits ever man-
ufactured. Its purity an I properties having been thus
! ascertained, samples of th* artlclo were forwarde I to
ten thousand physicians, Including all the leading
i practitioners in th;- United States, ior purpose of ex-
periment. A circular, requesting atrixlof the pre-
paration and report of the result, accompinied each
specimen. Four thousand of the most eminent mod-
leal men nthe Union promptly responded. Iheir
opinions of the article were unanimously "avorable.
Such a preparation, they said, had long been wanted
by the proiesMon, as no reliance could be placed on
the ordinary liquors of commerce, all of which were
more or less adulterated, and iherefore unfit farmed •
icinsl purposts. The peculiar txcellence and strength
of the oil ot' Juniper, which formed one of the princi-
pal ingredients of the Schnapps, together with an un-
alloyed character of the alcoholic element, give it, in
the estimation of the faculty, a marked superiority
over every other diffusive at.mulant as a diuretic,
tonic and restorative*
The following are a few of the testimonials in
favor o the Sohnappst
Mr. Udolpho Wolfe, 21 Beaver street. New York:
Dear Sir—I feel bound to ssy that I regard your
Bchnapps as belug in every respeot pre-eminently
pure, end doservin« of meuioal patronage. At all
events, it is the purest possible artiole ot Holland
Gin, heretofore unobtainable, and as unoh, may be
safely prescribed by phydolans.
DAVID L. MOTT, M. D.
Pharmaceutical Chemist, New York.
?6 PINK STREET, New York, \
Nov. 21,1WT. f
Udolpho Wolfe. Esq., Present:
Dear fcir—I have made a chemical examination of
a Simple of your Sohlodam Schnapps, with the in
tent of determining If any foreign or injurious sub-
Hlauoo had been added to trie simple u tali lied epiiita.
The examination has resulted in the conclusion
that the sampio contained no p >Uouousor harinfu
admixture. I have been unable to discover any trace
oi the deleterious substunces which are employed in
the adulteiation oi liquors. 1 w->u'd not hesitate to
use myeelf, or to r commend to others, for medioal
purposes, the Schiedam Sohnapps as an exoellent
and uuob.eotiot.able v«ridy of Gin
Very respectfully, y ours,
(Signed; CU.\S. a. SEKLY, Chemist.
NEW YORK, 53 CEDAR STREET, i ,
Nov. 26,1867, J
Udolpho Wolfe, Ksq., Presentt
Dear Sir—I have submitted t> ohemlcal analysis
two bottle,h of sohiedam Schnapps, which I took from
a fresh paokage ill your b. nded warehouse, and find
as before, that the spirituous liquor is free trom in-
jurious ingredients or falsification ; that It has the
marks of being aged and not recently prnpaied by
mechanical admixture of alcohol and aroma tics
FRKD. F. MAYER, Chemist.
CHEMICAL AND TECHNICAL LABORATORY, >
18 ICxohange Place, New York, >
tMolplio Wolfe, Req. •,
Dear Sir—The undersigned liAve cArefnlly and
thoroughly analysed a sample of your "Aromatic
SchledAm Schnapps, selected by ourselves, and
have found the same free from all organic or inor-
ganlo snkiitHnoes, more or less injurious to health.
From the result of our examination we oousider the
iwtiole one of superior quality, healthful as a bev-
erage, aud effectual in its medicinal qualities
ALEX. TRIPEL, Chemist,
FRANCISE. KNGKLHARD, M, D.
For sale by all rcspeotable grooers sod druggistf,
UDOLPHO WOLfe'S KHTATB,
novlOdSm 22 Beaver street, New York.
City JDircMory for JflaAon* ,
antl Ofifl JFittows*
Futhven Comriiandrv< No. 2—Meets the second yt
day in each mouih.
Washington Chapter No. t—Meets the first Mooch j
n each month. |
Holland Lodge* No 1—Meets the second aad fonrtl i
Wednesdays in each month.
ODD FJBLLOWH. ,
Webb Encampment. No. 13- Meets the second ao I
ourtli Mondays In each month. 1
Lone Star LoJ#e No. 1—Meets every Tuesday.
Germania LodJe, Sn. 90—Meet* every Thursday.
All the meeting )f both th« Orders are held * |
n'yht. at their Ha* s in the H ;ndnr on bulldlni •
above the Old t'apitol on Main street. Vlsltln
Brethren will always find a hearty welcome, si (idly
TlIE uticturfliinoU lipf(>, leara to luform hi. friends
and the piblic cenemliy that he has removed his
well assorted Steffi c.f
— AND BRITANIA WARE —
From 10 Conf ess street to No. 7« Main str et. next
door to the I'exas ICxowhere Le will bt ^appy
Itowait on his customers.
Houston. iu-c.'JMlm Z. EM. blCH.
tekerbnf her JfMutnat
life insurance company
OF NKW YORK.
ORGANIZED IN 1853.
HUNTER, ADAMS & CO.,
FOR SALE BY
OROCEU, MARKET SQUARE.
GEO. F. SNIHFISN
. ..Secret at
I Will tl^ose editors who are plottiug
i against rccocstructiou in Texun tell
I us what they propose to do. Come
I gentlemen give us your programme.
The Columbus Times office bas been
sold oat by the sheriff, and the paper
discontinued. The office material is
for sale again.
Mrs. Ptirmelia McNeal at Atlanta.
Missouri, wishes information of her
brother, Leonard A. Har'sun, sup-
posed to b« somowhere in Tuxus.
We do not know wlmt newspaper
was first to raise a voice against the
Introduction of Chiuese laborers into
Texas, but we are pretty sute the
Central Railroad will be the first
Texas institution to reap the benefits
of such labor. It is agreed on nil
bands that bnt for this labor the Pa-
cific Railroad could not have been
completed for years to come-
The Rcqnl.ite Vole,
An amendment to the reconstruct
tion acts passed Feb. 28, 1863. which
became a law without the President's
signature declares that "any election
in the unreconstructed states bhall be
decided by a majority of the votes ac
tually cast." This settles the ques-
tion ot the adoption ot our constitu-
In an extract from the Repot t of
the Commissioner of Agriculture,
published in our Sunday's paper,
there was a statement that the value
of livo stock in Texas had decreased
considerably within twelve mouths.
The decrease is in tho value, not the
quantity of our stock. There bas
been an increase of nearly 20 per
cent, in quantity, but the prices have
declined. This is owing to the ab-
surd laws against driving Texas
stock in some of the Nortwliestem
States, and the fact that no success-
ful mode has yet been found for curing
our beef or transporting it safely to
market. This difficulty will be ob-
viated in time, and then we shall not
hsar of tho slaughter of thousands of
Texas cattle for their hides and
Unquestionably it will be more ox«
pensive for the people of Texas to
support a civil government than it
would to live under military gover-
nors sent here by the President and
paid out of the Federal Treasury.
Still we thiDk our people would pre
fer tho lestorntion of civil govern-
meLt rather than remain permaaentl;
under the authority of Lieutenants
sent out by the General in-Chief ot
the Army of the United States. But
we hope our Legislature will cxesci.-e
a rigid economy in the expenditure of
public money, and especially let
them avoid involving the State in
unnecessary expenditures. At pr«js«
ent our financial condition is hbalthy,
and woe bo to the party that swampa
us in heavy liabilities.
H. C. PAXSON,
AInnn«oi' or Ilrimrh Office, New Orlrnua
W. S. COLEMAN,
General Agent for the State of Texas
Ofkicb—atj Allen Lewis & Co/a,
J)R. w. D. KELLY, Medioal Examiner,
HIS Company will linne. upon single lives
Policies i f 'h" various hind": ordinary life,Ten Yea
Nonforfeitable T.ife and Er,i!«wment for any amount
irorn #30" to tfU.'.'iOO. Policleaare either with p^flt#
or wi liont, as the Apnlloant may desire. A poiioy
in thin company is a safe and profitable investment
and is a certain provision for i helpless family at
the time it Is most needed. Shoilu the assured live
long, tlie policy is desirable as an investment; should
bedie scon, it Is invaluable to his family.
Policies Issued upon the lives of L\dies.
Premiums are payable quarterly wl\hout additional
charge; thus enabling many to inna-e who cannot
now pay an animal premium
Tho strength and reliability of the
KNICKERBOCKER LIFE INSUkANCl
Atft nnqaestlonea and unquestionable.
This cr mpany hae universally given satlstaeHoB
to its large number of policy-holders i the South
wlw re it has long done a large business.
Agents wanted in ev- ry c- untvtn the flta*e
Texas. Parties wishing agenoie* wili please addres
A Live Institution—Tho Texas
Central Railrond. Wo regret to see
some of our exchanges manifest a dis
position to pitch into out Central Rail
rood. It is certainly the most tlior
oughly live institution iu Texus, Four
new locomotives and one hundred and
fifty cars are now being prepared for
the road. Hands are at work extend-
ing the track from Bronbam towards
Austiu, and from Culvert towards Ri:d
River. Finding it difficult to procure
they applied to the Commanding Gen-
General and obtaned two hundred pen •
tentiary convicts. Needing still more,
they sent an agent to thoPaciflo coast,
who, at heavy expense, is returning
with between two handled and fifty
and three hundred Chiaese laborers.
The report published of the suc-
cessful and active and operations of
the Texas CeDtral Railroad, has had
a fine effect abroad upon tho reputas
of our State. Long live the Central!
At Thompsonville, in tbis county,
on Christmas day William Dnmont
was by some one in the crowd ahot
entirely through the bead. Dumont
is going about, and says nothing Is
the matter, but the hole that is still
We learn that at Cistern, in Fiyette
county, on Christians day Alexander
Shropshire and a Mr, McCoy had ft
difficulty, In which Shropshire was
shot through the wrist and breast,and
McCny was slightly wounded in the
hand, both using pistols It is thought
that Shropshire will recover.,
Weather.—Since our last report
the weather has lemained unchanged
cloudy but dry —nights cold and
inclining towaids frost This morn"
ing dull, with brief intervals of sunn
shine. Temptn nre nt noon in tho
shade, exposed 58 0, Fah.
KusiNEss.—Tiiero seems to be a
fair ariival of wagons, considering
Monday is usually a close day in busi«
ness trans iccinQ4. We notice some
few arrivals with com m d country
produce. The price of the former
still ranges at, corn uoshelled, by
the wagon, from $1 10 a bushel and
upwards; shelled, a shade higher;
Northern, from $1 30 to $1 40 per
Chinese Coming To-Day.—The
Chinese have arrived at last in Gal-
veston, and we understand the Celes-
tials will be up here by the 3:30 p. m.
train—arriving here this evening at 7
A London journal remarks: "The
(Ecumenical Council would do ns a
service if they would propouud and
answer the question: 'Why is it that
Christianity aud civilization has fail-
ed to give us the manners of gentle-,
men?' On reading an account of the
inauguration otthe Suez Ctnal by the
Times' correspondent it is i mpnssible
not to be struck with the superiority
of the Arab over the Englishman in
this respect. We read that the
Arabs make way for a stranger with
if odinoeo and courtosy, never stare or
uff>;ct tho ill-bred ease, or indulge in
the chaffering of far bettr dressed mobs
in lands nearer home. On the other
hand, we read of the ridiculous and
unreasonable giumbling of the guests
of the Viceroy, and of a gentleman
demanding au audience of His Iiighn
ness for the purpose of complaining
that he had been put up to sleep in ft
double bedded room."
...ISO lit 1,1
,. 11!! 9 11?
W, S. COI KMA.N,
Oon.i *1 Aget t. 0.lT ,ton.
We clip the following from the
Gonzales Index :
Corn is plentiful in the country at
75 cents per bushel, though mer
chants in town sell at $1. aud we so
quote it. Pork is plentiful at 6 cents
per pound—some selling lower.
The tumor came to town ou Moos
day that the body of VV. D. Buss had
been found on the road near Five
Mile Creek, in this county, peiforated
with bullet holes. Suspicion rested
bo strongly upon two brotneis-in-law
ef Bass, mimed Avent, that they wero
at once accused of the murder. Jim
Avant has been arressted and parties
are in search of tho other. The
rumor farther says that Jim was
bound over for his appeuranco at
| court. We have boaid no particnlars.
The Galveston News reminds lm
migiants entering our State that the
expense of biinging old trumpery to
Texas is a good deal more than it Is
worth alter it, reaches here. We like
the following suggestion very much :
We have said the complaints urged
against parties at shipping points were
comparatively few, wo think tlfero
should be such arrangements made as
would prevent any at all, aud in view
of tho immense value these immi-
grants are to the State and the ne-
cessity we are u'ider of encouraging,
by all means lo onr power, a contin-
uauce of the stream now pouring iuto
tho State ftoiu every direotiou, the
City Cbuncil t-bo Id take the matter
in hand aud detail a competetent man
from the police lorce, or employ a man
especially to watch the interest of im-
migrants arriving heic, and see that
they are pioperly can d for when de-
detained. and that their baggage and
effucis are forwarded without o her
than legitimate charges for transport
ing the same.
FIN AN 01 v.! < AMI l!tt.UHi!iKCLlI/.
HOUSTON T&LfcMKAftl OFFICE, i
Monday January 10. 1870. i
Rold opened in New Vo k tbis morning at
152}. Ou. local mouey rates tbU morning
are as lollnWi—
Aon ricart silver,,,,,«
Mexican dollars oar.
Mlver ior Gold. 97 tot >*.
Coutinues to bo in fair request at the fol
oii.ii,a. * Yo.-h, ouii.acy,.,, du
do do jfotd.. 4 a'.count
Uo £l,;w UrK-uni, corrjuci-,.., X premium
do do gold par
(Quotations in Coin.)
Cotton continues to arrive here freely,
and in increased quantity. Our market
tbis' ninriiiiiK b s a town tendenoy. Tbo
teluurami 1' om Liverpool uotn a decline of
1-8 tlinre, wbil < the udvrfn'iing tend>-ncr of
1 (fold in New Vtirs i* umistrueu unfavorably.
Out' quotations to-dav are —
Ordinary ifj to 17
Uood Ordinary 17i to 18
f.ow Middling I*"! to 19
MiiMlini; 19} to '40
Our figures fur wool are nominal, no
chvtixe n> the niarkot.
'Vo quote— .
b mi blooded merino, free of borrs, iilj to 8^
J " at to au
j . " L'O toSl
i " 18 to 20
American llj to 17
Mexican, 14 to 16
Hurry wool of ail grades 2 to 4 cents
less, according to condition-
Market, unchanged. Our merchants have
ruiuli! largo iiurdia-es up country. Arrive'-
are very plentiful.
We quote (prices in uolr);
Dry salted ._
Gieeu saited •..nl..°."
fltceti, city slaugljJ,^".*^
Deer Hkina.. %u\\
il to 12
9 to 10
.. 6 to "t
.. 5 to .'ij
,, naif prices
.20 to —
. 2,"i to —
. Wto —
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