Weekly Democratic Statesman. (Austin, Tex.), Vol. 11, No. 5, Ed. 1 Thursday, September 1, 1881 Page: 2 of 4
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THE WEEKLY STATES MAN.
THURSDAY SETT 1 188
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PRICE OF THE VEEILT SOCJCEO.
In view of the bard times the price of
the Wxkcly Statesman will hereafter
be only f'l year; (1.23 foriix montha.
Now la tbe time to aubacribe.
Thk Statesman moves that Dr.
Iloyntoa move op head awhile in-
stead ef Cuiidurango Bliss.
Cadet Wiiittaker declares he is
going: to fight all tho way up to the
presidential lino. And the colored
troops " they fought nobly."
The New Orleans Statu wauta tho
mouth of tho Mississippi investigat-
ed. It is claimed by this paper that
the depth of the jetty channel is not
The newspapers continue to assert
that the prohibition law in Kaunas
is practically Inoperative while the
governor stoutly maintains that the
law is strictly enforced everywhere.
Tub finance committee of the
Georgia legislature recommends
that the proposition for building a
new capitol contlng $1000000 be
paid for in annual instalments ot
- Thr cottou crop for the scasou of
1880-81 will foot up net far from
CCOO000 bales. With an increased
acreago for the senson of 1881-82 it
is likely that the iucomiug crop will
not exceed .000000.
' The Navnsota Tablet circulates an
' original fabrication that Austin has
voted on the municipal school tax
and that tho proposition has been
defeated. No such election has ever
been held in Austin.
Richmond doctors contend that
the healthiest men are those who
habitually work in the sewers and
that the high rate of mortality in
southern cities is due to the pres-
ence and thrlftlessness of the col-
Mr. Frederick B. "Ward who
played with McCullough has or-
ganized a company in which he is
principal actor. He has chosen
Will. S. Marion (Marion Smith) ot
Charleston South Carolina as his
Accord lno to the Boston Post a
little less than $6 has been collected
in Massachusetts to aid tho Green'
backers of tho second Maine district
in their congressional contest. The
enthusiasm there is quito as great
as it is in Texas.
1 1 Prohibition was voted down In
North Carolina by 116156jnajrity
majority of 30000 white voters
against it and now tho changeable
politician who contemplates a pro-
hibition state ticket .in Texas is
in a brown study.
Ws wish it particularly under
stood Dr. Bliss' opinion to the con
trary notwithstanding that the
"president is not dead nor dying but
that he is improving and that there
is fair prospect of Guiteau's life not
being taken all in consequence of
Every citizen of Travis county
owes it to himself to vote for Austin
for the university. A vast deal
might be accomplished by a few
hundred of the citizens of Austin
going out along the lines of the
railways on tho 6th f Who wil thus
show his patriotism.
The Inter-Ocean has probably
paid the highest compliment to
iexas concerning: its school fund.
It says : " Texas will soon have a
school fund that will be the wonder
ol tho world aud the envy of the
rest of the Union." It predicts that
it ptoperly looked after it must
-after a while amount to at least
Butter milk has become a fash-
ionable drink and it is said Is an
excellent tonic and good for dUpep-
tics and nervous people. No mat
tor were it dead sure to kill in one
case out of ten "style" would put
it in demand. However it is a
healthful drink and admirably
suited to the hot season. It is an
improvement on "koumiss."
Tub Belton Journal is satisfied
that when a San Antonlan votes for
Tyler for the university the millen-
ium will speedily follow. Not so
the location of the entire university
will soon be declared at Austin aud
the people will be happy that the
" wisdom of the fathors is approved.
It is simply jubilee we are going
to have with the aid of the good
voters of San Antonio.
A northern paper says: "The
i hool fund of Texas will at no dis-
tiint day be enormous. This state
1. 48 yet unsold 40000000 acres of
' hool land which will probably
ing to her public school lund
00.000000 a sum equal to the com-
aed school funds ot all the other
.tes ot the Union. Tho university
of Texas soon to he established
t:i? more than $500000 with which
t erect buildings and a perma-
i; at endowment of between $2-
C 0000 an J $3000000.
In order to accustom Grecian sol-
icrs to the opaque atmosphere of a
Htle-ficld when at musketry prae-
tiCX clouds of smoke are produced
by btrsIXjf furze and wet grasses
or by othtX means between the
marksinea and their targets.The
Pall JIall Gazette commends the
advantages of this system over the
Liighsh custom of saooung la a
clear air and relates how the sol-
diers at Wimbledon had a chance to
try the German plan when the furze
on that common accidentally took
J'.re duriug the late encampment
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WHO IS RESPONSIBLE f
For eight long weeks the pres.-
dent has lain npon his bed overcome
with affliction and tbe members
of a sorrowing household and an
anxious people have watched with
interest first his ascending and then
his descending physical condition-
During these eight long weeks Dr.
Bliss and his corps have contended
that the president's wound was not
in the way of his recovery and they
have doctored and pbysiced the pa-
At A A .A . A a a
nuui until at last ne ieu iroin a ro
bust man's lofty estate to worse
than the condition of a new born
babe. Day after day the statement
has been made that Guiteau's ball is
inscysted; that the wound was heal
ing; that it had healed to the very
surface ; that the patient was doing
nicely and that he was recovering
rapidly. In spite of all these re
peated statements the president has
steadily lost flesh and strength and
the man of magnificent physique
has become a shadow of his former
self. Climax after climax In his case
have marked the descending scale of
tho president's health and when tbe
last dread. Saturday came the sink-
ing condition of Mr. Garfield was
wired over the civilized world and
it was told that the president was
dying. Dr. Bliss said he was dying
and then the Statesman said so too
aud so did every paper in the land
that takes the press dispatches.
The dying president was done
up and laid away over
Sunday and anticipating the
consequences before Tuesday morn
ing we gave assent to the induc-
tion of Mr. Arthur luto office and
pictured the changes that come with
chnnging administrations. Dr. Bliss
was the cause of it all. His
nice little bulletin said Garfield
would die aud the Statesman
has been for eight weeks telling
what Dr. Bliss thinks of the presi-
dent's condition. Dr. Bliss said he
would die and he sent it out in his
bulletin; and thereupon it may be
presumed he took up his saddle-
bags aud went away from the White
House to make out his bill. No
Moouer had he given up the case aud
abandoned tho president to the
Arthur succession than the sick
tnau begau to grow better and now
he is iu a fair way to get well. He
simply had too much Bliss aud
when the dapper little medi-
cine man took his departure
from the White House to
count his gains the wounded man
rallied under relief and the country
is going to be saved any disgraceful
dispute as to whether the vice presu
dent is a constitutional or an uncon-
stitutional being. We are glad of It
for more than ono reason; glad be-
causo an unoffending man is not
to meet death at the hand of an
assassin; glad because the assassi-
nation of presidents is a great crimo ;
glad because it makes many hearts
happy; aud particularly are we
glad because we do hope this man
Bliss has been dethroned in his opin
ions and practices and because it is
presumed he will now not continue
to keep up this impertiuent stuff in
the press reports. We have had
enough of Bliss and If he will just
give the press reporter a rest and
allowed the rrsidint t wt I
retrace his steps towards a normal
condition we will be satisfied.
Judge Jerrb Black would dis-
connect his name from that of Presi
dent Buchanan. He was Mr. Buch
anan's attorney-general and he is
engaged in an attempt to prove
himself "loyal" at all times to the
government no one having proven
that Mr. Buchanan was disloyal.
But Judge Black is distressingly
anxious about the matter and
while he admits he denied the
power of the government to wage
aggressive war that he maintained
the right to enforce the laws and
defend the Union against every as-
sault. Just how to enforce the laws
in the case of tho seceding states
without waging offensive war
against them was a problem that a
good many federal generals under-
took to solve but failed. Whether
Judge Black would have succeeded
in solving that knotty problem of
course will never be known as he
did not have an apportunity to
work it out According to his own
story he urged the reinforcement of
Major Anderson and insisted upon
holding every fort against the rebels ;
that he drove out the rebel members
of the cabinet and compelled Buch
anan to repel the South Carolina
commissioners and hand over the
government intact to Lincoln's ad-
ministration. And now the ques-
tion arises what does Judge Black
want of his countrvmen.
South Carolina has an agricul
tural bureau which upon complete
investigation unqualifiedly con
demns the tenant system of working
lands in that state and it is believed
the objections will apply to the entire
southern agricultural country. The
tenant system is ruining some of the
finest lands in the state a late report
says and destroying a large amount
of stock. It is decreasing not onlv
the labor supply but the production
of the state since if a hand once
begins renting land he never will
give up this system and work for
nother person. The trouble with
the tenant system the bureau thinks
is that the negro has never enough
capital to carry it on. At the end of
tho year after he has paid his debts
there is not enough money left to
feed his mule and the animal is half
starved or fed on spoiled western
corn; is able to dr. less work and
what with this and thriftless farm-
ing the crop is a failure. Thus the
land is impoverished and the labor
supply cut short without a single
advantage to show for this system
Actino) on a theory that human
beings were made to stand upright
and therefore onght never to lie
down a California sleeps in an ap-
paratus which sustains him com
fortably in a perpendicular position.
A Nebraska physician is equally
certain that the vital organs are in
juriously affected by being jolted
downward in walking and to coun-
teract this he gravely stands on his
head fire minutes every day. Dr.
Bliss advocates horizontal repose-
five feet under the sod.
HOW TO VOTE ON THE 8IXTH.
The sixth of September will soon
be here when the people of Texas
will be called upon to vote on sev
eral most Important propositions
Two amendments to the constito
tion are proposed one affecting the
judiciary and the other the legisla
tive system. The judiciary article
and acts now in force divide the su
preme court into several bodies
employing in all nine judges. The
amendment proposed provides fo
one chief justice and six associate
justices to constitute the supreme
court which shall have jurisdiction
in all civil and criminal appeals. The
jurisdiction of district courts would
also be enlarged by the adoption of
this amendment while the powers of
the lower courts would as they
should be curtailed. Not only in
the interest of economy but that the
work of the supreme court may bo
more prompt and therefore more
satisfactory the judiciary amend
ment should receive the favorable
support of voters.
The other constitutional amend-
ment submitted provides for
a change in the legislative
system. Legislators now receive
during regular sessions $5 per diem
for .sixty days and $2 thereafter.
The amendment proposes that legis
latures may sit without such limita
tion for one hundred days. In the
interest of defeating hasty legisla
tion this amendment ehonld also
xne location ot trie state uni
versity is the third . impor
tant question presented to the
people for their decision. It is
needless to say tho Statesman's
choice is Austin and an undivided
university and it urges in the in
terest of a grand institution and of
the unity and grandeur of our be
loved Texas that ballots be cast
against division and for Austiu.
laOVERNOR UENDRICK'S OpiniOU
is that in case ot the inability of
the president to perform the tunc
tions of his office the vice president
has authority to discharge the
powers aud duties of the office ; that
he does not become president there
by and therefore there is no ques-
tion about how to divest him of that
property when the inability has
ceased. If the plain reading of the
constitution be received there can
be no dispute about this. And the
effect is the same in case of death of
the president as in case of iuability
in either case the vico president dis
charges the powers and duties of
the office but does not become
president. As the constitutional
provision is the same in both cases.
they who admit that in case of ina-
bility the vice president discharges
the powers and duties of the office
but does not become president have
to recognize also that in case of
death he only discharges the powers
and duties and does not become
xhe boutnern racinc railway is
being pushed as rapidly as the scar
city of ties and timber will permit
There are men and means in abun-
dance but the tremendous demand
for timber and ties for railway build-
"mc'ulf To"securesufiEcfent to meet
tne demand. The road is laid 150
miles west of San Antonio and grad-
ed 180 and is also being pushed east-
ward from 1 Paso. It is generally
understood however that through
the combination agreed upon be
tween the Peirce road and the Texas
and New Orleans the through con-
nection between New Orleans via
the Southern Pacific to Sau Francis
co will be completed early next
The three union officers of highest
rank in the late war were Grant
Sherman and Sheridan in the order
of their names. The three highest
now are Gen. Sherman Lieut-Gen
Sheridan and Major-General Han
cock tho pay of a general beiug
$13500 a year lieutenant-general
$11000 a year and major-general
$7500 a year each with liberal al
lowances for forage and quarters.
The salary of a vice president is the
same as that of a cabinet officer $8-
oou a year senators ana repre-
sentatives are paid the same salary
$5000 a year and twenty cents per
mile of travel to and from Washing
ton. The president's salary is $50
000 a year.
A spiritual seance was lately
held to Inquire into the results in the
case or President Garfield. The
spirits of Lincoln Seward Staunton
Zach. Chandler Wilson and others
were present and conversed freely
through the medium. They all were
anxious about Jhe president but all
asserted he would certainly recover.
As to the probable presidential suc
cessor they stated that Arthur
could not be inaugurated since
there was no doubt he was of Cana-
dian birth. None of the spirits
would talk about Bliss. It is under-
stood he stands badly over there
having sent too many over the river
before they had time to arrange
matters properly on this side.
It looks a little as if Goold and
Vanderbilt were fixing up a treaty
of peace. They have been hobnob-
bing at Saratoga and something
will come of it Gould induced
Garrett to keep his mouth shut and
not tell Vanderbilt he lied. Hot
words interfere with dividends and
profits and unless these railroad
kings behave themselves better to-
wards the people aud each other
many states will soon follow the ex-
amples of Massachusetts Georgia
and Alabama in creating railway
commissions. By such means peo-
ple are kept from murmuring and
railroad kings are made friendly
- Prentice Mulford says that t wo
hours work about a hot stove ex-
hausts more than four hours work
out of doors. Americans in Europe
are shocked or pretend to be at
the sight of women doing men's
work iu the fields. He contends
they are much better off than the
American woman five-sixths of
whose life is spent in the kitchen.
The outdoor woman shows healthy
blood through the tan on her cheeks ;
the American kitchen housewife is
allow and bleached out
The New York Star is facetious
at the expense of Texas cities and
Texas people but then it is known
tho Star is not always guided by
the same spirit that led George
Washington to tell the truth about
the doings of a certain little hatchet.
It days :
Nearly all the cities of Texas are
candidates for the site of a new
state university. The campaign is a
very exciting ono. The people are
to rote in October upou the ques
tion aud in the meantime election
eeriug devices somewhat of the
same quality as would be used In an
absorbing presidential race are in
full blast. Every city is denounced
as a most infamous place by ail the
others and even the characters of the
residents are assailed. Under the
circumstances it would be an excel
lent idea for Texas to build a nui
versity in every city as all of them
seem to need additional educatioual
facilities; and it would also be
good thing to throw in a penitentiary
ai several places.
It is said that of the six medical
gentlemen who are iu attendance ou
the president not one is a physl
cian. To this circumstance and to
this alone can bo attributed the in
definite character of the bulletins
and the inaccurate reports. It
should be known by every one that
there is a great difference between
a physician and a surgeou. The
president's U strictly speaking.
surgical case aud the surgeou is
iudispensable. But the physician is
also iudispcusable to iuterpret gen
eral bodily conditions and prescribe
medicine and diet. The surgeou
it is asserted is always au indiffer
ent prescriber aud geuerally a medi
C. P. Huntington it is said will
build a railway from Houston to
Memphis to couuect his Southern
Pacific lines with those which he has
lately purchased from Memphis
east. His eastern purchases are
The Memphis and Padut-:ili. the
Memphis aud Elizabethtown and
'he Chesapeake and Ohio roads a
short gap of which has yet to be
completed ou the Memphis aud
Paducah Hue aud a gap filled up be
tween Elizabethtowu aud Lexing
ton Kentucky a survey of which
has just beeu completed with :
branch road ruuniug into Louis
ville. Huntiuglon will soon be as
largely interested iu Texas roads as
Col. Cash who killed Col. Shan
non in a duel in boutk Carolina is
just now running a relentless war
against the editor of the Charleston
News and Courier whom he de
nounces in priut as an "impotent
flunkey and notorious cuckold." It
may be remembered that Col. Shan
non indulged iu similar slander
which led to his death aud that
since the code still lives iu South
Carolina the next bullet directed at
Cash may do more than scatter sand
in bis lace.
It is stated the president's physi
cians decided some time ago to
charge $100 a day each for their ser
vices during the time of the presi
dent's illness. As bulletin writers
they earned their money ; that is the
vast expense to which they have
driven newspaper men would go to
prove they are worth something.
The ecumenical conference of
Methodists soon to convene in Lon
don promises to be the most impor
tant religious gathering since the
days of Wesley. Over 400 delegates
will be present half of whom
have gone from the United States
It Is said that Grant guided by
Jay Gould has made since he came
from Mexico $750000 iu stock specu
lations. He begins to put on the
air of a swell wears "loud" panta
loons and gaudy cravats aud drives
one of the fastest and most stylish
teams at Long Branch.
Senator David Davis' decline
has been great. He now weighs
only 307 pounds having fallen away
sixty-two pounds this summer. It
is understood that just at this time
Dick Hubbard outweighs him and
yet they talk about the meat crop in
Texas being short.
Some years ago the courts of
Pennsylvania granted a bill for di-
vorce on the allegations of a man
that he had beeu deceived and be-
came a husband through the lying
and irau a oi uis wne. lie cnarged
tuat sbe bad lied about her asre
verbally and by means of hair-dye
taise teetn and the judicious use ot
more or less cotton batting had
made her figure to become a peram
bulating showy falsehood and that
he had been grossly deceived
into matrimonv thereby. This
was a bold invasion of long-established
female rights. Now the Brit
ish courts have taken up the matter
and Miss Mabel Wilberforce. the
fraud who was recently summarily
sat down upon in her action against
old man Philip is to be prosecuted
for forgery in swearing: that she was
born in San Francisco in 1854 and
was consequently twenty-seven years
old ''whereas she was considerably
older having given birth to a child
in 1860 which is unreasonable to
suppose she died at the are of six
years" If this thing goes on there
s danger that the life of the female
of uncertain age will become whol
ly a burden.
Mr. T. B. Connery who has been
the managing editor of the New
York Herald tor a number of years
is to be retired upon a pension and
the Hon. Francis Lawler now one of
the editors ot the London 1'elearavh.
is to succeed him in the management
of thei7eraWat a salary of $20000.
The 'city editor of the Herald
Meighan goes to London
represent his paper there.
Charles Nordhofl will be
principal editorial writer
the place of the late Mr.
Chamberlain with the aid of John
Russell Young and Mr. Joseph How-
ard jr. The new managing editor
was at one time a member of parlia-
ment and was also private secretary
of Mr. Gladstone. ne was sent to
the Confederate states by the Lon-
don Times daring the civil war as its
correspondent and returned to Eu-
rope without visiting the north
though he has since then made the
now usual Trans-Atlantic trip.
At a Saratoga hotel the other day
eight ladles are said to have dined
together whose husbands' wealth
aggregated $300000000. Is not
that enough to make a communist
howl with rage? Eight wives and
$300000000 to eight men while some
men have nary a wife and nary a
Lemon and barlev water ia net
ting to be the favorite household
non-intoxicating drink in England
auu it s doui as neaittuui and re-
freshing a drink as there is.
Tyler and Mr. Douglas
Editor Statesman :
Mr. James P. Douglas thinks in
au article in Sunday's News that in
the present condition of the univer-
sity fund the university should bo
located at Ty ler because tho good
people of that enterprising place of-
fer to give the state a school-house.
The university is not offered at pub-
lic auction arid the matter of its lo-
cation is of greater concern than a
few dollars and cents. If properly
located the uuiversity will prosper;
if put at the wron' place it will
drag out a miserable sort of exist-
ence accomplishing little or noth-
ing. Neither a $15000 school house
nor a $200000 university building
will make the uuiversity. It must
be patronized aud sustained by the
people and young men desiring to
be fitted for the pursuits and pro-
fessions of life will consider the ad-
vantages offered. If wholly inferior
to places outside of the 6tate they
will not stay at home. Do the best
we can and let the people of every
section of the state unite in build-
ing up the university and still it
will for years fall below what
young gentlemen can for the same
money find elsewhere. It be-
hooves us. therefore to afford at
tho outset every advantage we cau.
Among some of the advantages pre-
sented by Austin are the following:
1. In the capitol buildings and su-
preme court room are libraries worth
thousands of dollars. The value of
the state library is not generally ap-
Ercciated. It contains not hundreds
ut thousands of rare and usclul
books that cau uot be found else-
where in the state and which the
professors and student tf the col-
lege would want to consult.
2. In the capitol will be found a
very large collection of miueral etc.
the accumulations of years.
3. In the capitol and department
buildings are archives pertaiuiug to
the history and organization of the
government from the earliest down
to the present time. Access to these
by the student aud young niau who
expected to make Texas his home
would be desired.
4. Among advantages aud con-
veniences without which no such
institution as it is proposed
to make the university of Texas
could be properly and successfully
conducted arc water aud gas to
say nothing of the lower rate of in-
surance safety to property and life
iu case oi lire cau ouiy be secured
by au abundant supply of water.
Besides a large quantity of water is
wanted for bathing purposes and to
irrigate and bcautily the grounds
The water works at Austiu which
have beeu in successful operation
ior several years nave already
large pipe extending to uuiversity
nui. i ne gas worts arc also in sue
cessiui operation and their pipes
rcacn withiu oue block ot uuiver
sity hill thus obviating the danger
and risk ot explosive lamps. The
state will hardly undertake the very
expensive experiment ot establish
mg water and gas works tor the
benefit of one institutiou. Now
venture the assertion that if the
whole available university fund was
expended it would not buy such a
library as is now in tne capitol build
ing. The collection of minerals
must have cost over $50000. Water
and gas are at hand at reasonable
rates. Building material of the best
quality and in great abundance
is within sight aud cau be
used at this time iu courier
tion with the opening of quarries
and the construction of machinery
etc. ior building the new capitol
cheaper than at any other time. As
agalust all these advantages will
the intelligent voter weigh the cost
of a single school house even though
a& much as $loooo. ubsckibek.
TEXAS FACTS AND FANCIES.
irtw i-c" - -
i are nappy
Columbus is biddiusr for the work
suops oi tue &an Antonio railway
Iexas produces 400.000 head of
Ten farm hands were poisoned ou
farm near Kaufman from eatinc
Comanche county had only seven
campraeetings going ou at once
few davs ago.
The East Texas railway between
bablne and Beaumont wants 500
teams aud 1000 laborers.
The stages on the upper end of
tue ban Antonio and El I'aso line
are called " mud wagons.
The Herald-News of Denison runs
temperance column merely to
please one class of its readers.
ine can jaemto monument was
unveiled at Galveston with interest
ing and appropriate ceremonies.
Tom Williams is to haug iu Rusk
county on the 23rd of September for
i ne murder oi Joseph A. JNickle.
Accordiug to the census returns.
Texas in 1879 cultivated 2173732
acres of cotton producing 803643
The prospects are good for an aver
age yield of cottou in Hamilton
county and Hico expects to ship 12.-
wu bales ttr.s season.
J. L. Britton of Mexia was fouud
dead on the road fifteen miles from
Floresville. It is supposed he died
within a period oi sixteen veais
10539 marriage certificates have
been issued at Houston an average
of nearly two weddings a day.
Mr. Mitthell the artesian well con
tractor at Galveston found earth
750 feet deep that caused sores to
break out wherever it touched the
Mr. J. W. L. Sturgis an old and
respected citizen of Hillsboro is no
more. He was 84 years old and the
present mayor of Waco is his sou.
The Corpus Christi Ledaer is in
formed upon good authority that
Capt R. King will brand this year in
the neighborhood of 19000 calves.
The completion ol the Texas
Trunk railway from Dallas to Kauf-
man was celebrated at the latter
place by a big barbecue on the 24th.
A negro woman recently attacked
and bitten by a panther near Dallas
has since died of hydrophobia re
sulting it is stated from the effects
of the wound.
The Sherman papers swear that
there is not a case of smallpox with
in the corporate limits of that city.
The report was circulated without
Col. Shafter arrived in El Paso on
the 25th from Fort Davis on his way
to Washington. This is a new way '
out to the frontier. The colonel re
ports no Indians in Texas
The Marlin Ball thus explains Ty
ler's candidacy: "The anti-Rob-ertsites
in Smith county Bonner
ana iiubbara brought Tyler out
for the university." Tyler is likely
to stay out.
The total assessment ot Bexar
county including the city of San
Antonio is $10558987. San Antonio
has five banks and plenty of wealthy
men and yet the assessment rolls
show but $92580 money on hand
Hon. M. D. K. Taylor of Jeffer
son nas been selected as one of the
vice presidents of the Atlanta cot
ton exposition. Col. Ashbel Smith
is also a vice president and we want
a few more in Texas that the ex-
position may be kept in a whooping
Houston seems determined to se-
cure the workshops of the. ban An-
tonio railway if good talking and
money will get them. The same
sort of spirit at Austin would prob-
ably secure the work and machine
shops of the International which
are to be moved from Palestine.
THE TEXAS PRESS
iiie uiuuiugs ljone alar is cer-
tainiy worthy of the name it has as-
sumed when it iays: "We have
been greatly in doubt as to the most
eligible place for the university
W e have concluded however that
me reasons in tavor of Austin out
weigh those in favor of any other
candidate and we announce Austin
a3 our choice.
The Brazoria Indejendent repre-
m-uo u yeuie who u appears ex-
pect and receive no favors from
jaivesion. it says: we oppose
Galveston for the location of the
medical department of the state
uuiversity not that we love Galves
ton less but Brazoria county more
Every favor extended to Galveston
by Brazoria county only helps
them to injure us." Will not the
people of Brazoria give Austin
neiping nanur mere are many
uere wuo would see urazoria
grandest hopes realized.
The WorkingmarCs Advocate at
Sulphur Bluff whose practical
judgment is displayed on all impor
tant questions says : " In this issue
we announce Austin as a candidate
for the locatiou of the state univer
sity. 1 he reasons set forth by the
citizens of Austin why the univer
sity should be located there (and
winch we published) are so po
tent and the claims so Just that
everyone whom we have heard
express au opinion is in favor of
Austin. But a few who favor this
city as a site for the maiu university
are iu favor of locating the medical
department at Galveston. SVe cn
uot see any advantages to be gained
by scattering the departments of
this contemplated grand university
around loose all over the slate. Our
voice is for the entire university at
T he Houston Aye says : Mr. A. P.
Wooldridge of the Austiu commit-
tee writes to a gentleman of this city
that the Austiu committee has kept
perfect faith with Houston and has
sent out over a million tickets for
division and with Houston and
Galveston for the medical branch
Mr. Wooulndge says that a uum
bcr ol citi.eus of Austiu mainly
uerniaus are conscientiously op
posed to division aud will vote
against it aud will use their influ-
ence against it; that the commit
tee's efforts to dissuade them from
that course have been entirely un
availing but that the committee
will to the eud of the race coutinue
to work for a division and will use
whatever influence it has to secure
the medical branch for Houston or
The Cucro Bulletin wants the
voters of the entire state to consider
the university case well before they
vote on the proposition. It sums up
us opinion in me matter as follows
" 1 here are several candidates anion
the towns and cities of Texas ; but
wnen it is taken in serious consider
ation we believe every sensible man
entitled to a vote will decide on
Austiu the capital of the great em
pire state as the rightful spot not
only because it is the choseu capital
but that all public buildiugs of like
character should be erected there
that division sentimeuts aud se
tional discord may be allayed
which is now although only
nearu tnrougu sectional jeal
ouBy yet may as time rolls ou
and sectioual interests conflict grow
to such a magnitude as to disturb
the domestic polity Of Texas and
create sectional hatred that would
culminate disastrously to the glory
of Texas as a whole. The time may
come when a united empire state
like thisofours would require all its
streugth to maintain equilibrium as
au iudepeudent sovereignty and
should a general dissolution of all
the states come then would we of
Iexas instead of being a small state
spring at once into a separate na
tinn u 11 1 lm fiillir olila ft WnU ami
owu among the wreck of matter and
the crush ot states. We hope such
disaster may uever befall ua : but
review of the past and a glimpse of
trie iuiure can not out warn us that
iu tune of peace prepare for war."
The Dallas Times says: "Capt
WilKes is from Llano county. His
home is not therefore fir from Aus
tin. He is acquainted with the ways of
.1 A'. J . - .
mai cuj anu we must reiy upon him
for information in regard to those
ways. He thinks the city can fur
nish better facilities for! instruct
ing the youth how to 'fight
the tiger' and how to grapple
with the mysteries of keno thau
n can to icad tnem through geo
metrical problems and over tbe
rough ways of Greek and Latin
This is not an insult to Austin. That
place is a city and what is said in
regard to it is applicable to all other
cities. They are not the places for
the location of a state educational
institution. The cry of 'keuo' has
never been heard in Tyler and fight
ing the tiger is a pastime unknown
to the people in that country
In reply to this the Denton Mon
itor expresses itself as follows
" We presume of course the Dal
las Times refers to Captain Frank
Wilkes of San Saba son of Parson
Wilkes and district attorney in his
section oi tne mils we don't think
that Frank is a proper critic on
Greek and Latin but he is au fait
in a 'fight with the tiger' and
therefore we presume that he will
try and ' round up' the cow boys and
sheep shearers for ' Waco Village"
as the pure and undefined place for
The Mexia Ledger taking a deep
interest in the establishment of a
most effective state university ap-
peals to voters not to vote for sepa-
ration. It says : "It certainly cannot
be the proper policy- to emasculate
the university Texas is about to es
tablish by creating two depart-
ments ; the one for the furtherance
of medical knowledge and the other
tor the advancement ot the kinds of
knowledge which go to constilue a
literarv education. In behalf of
such divisions its advocates
have nothing to urge beyond
tne allegation that it would en
able the student to acquire a thor
ough knowledge of clinics after
completing his university course of
study it is not claimed that such
separation would do anything to en-
hance the true interest of the uni
versity ; nor that the school need be
deprived of a flue clinical depart-
ment without separation and hence
the only question to be well-weigh
ed is whether the difference in value
of a clinical department at Galves
ton or Houston will equal the value
to be derived from an undivided
school. No one who is at all familiar
with the management necessary to
secure a 8iricuy nrst-ciass univer
sity but will contend that it is of
the very last importance such a
school Bhould be under immediate
supervision of one chief officer. This
the new university could never have
ii tne medical department be sepa
rated from the literary. We con-
tend that as no epidemics ever
ravage Austin a smdent would
while passing through bis course to
graduation get more clinics and at
much less cost than at either of the
places mentioned as a candidate for
the medical department. Let us
have undivided schools."
Nat Q. Henderson in a public
meeting held at Georgetown a few
days ago to consider the thanks-
giving business publicly denounced
Governor Roberts as being an infi-
del and asked 'the people if they
wanted such a man to rule over
them. Panola Watchman. And the
Gnat Qurious did this in a religious
meeting of which he was secretary
and principal conductor. It may be
supposed the people of Texas de-
sire to be led by such a christian as
this quaint and curious Gnat
SOUTHERN NEWS AND NOTES.
The trustees of the University of
Tennessee at Kuoxville have final-
ly decided not to admit negroes as
The Arkansas Eagle snatches time
by the'forelock aud announces itself
solid forTilden. S. J and Black
Jere in 1884.
A peculiarity of the lynching ol
Charles Stewart a Mississippi wife
murderer was that his father-in-law
prayed for him aud helped to ad-
just the noose.
A thorough investigation of the
peach crop iu Delaware proves that
the yield will not be more than 120-
000 bushels. ' The usual yield is 400-
The poor black folks at Memphis
are being victimized by a voudoo
The fiendish iucendiaries iu
Wheeling Virginia have been found
to be the bad small boys.
A desperado in Arkansas named
John Stewart shot and killed two
men in Scott county. Drunk and
gambling the cause.
PHYSICIANS CLERGYMEN. AND
THE AFFLICTED EVERYWHERE.
THE GREATEST MEDICAL
TRIUMPH OF THE AGE.
SYMPTOMS OF A
tioaaof appetite.Naunen.bowela ccmtlve
Pain in theHead.wit h a dull sensation in
the back part. Fain under the shoulder-
blade fuTIneaB after eating with a disin-
clination to exertion of body or mind
IrritaBility of temper. Low spirits jgaa
of memory with a feeling ofhavlng tie 8"
lected some duty weariness. Dizziness
SJuringofthe'S eart. Dots beforejhe
eyes. Yellow Skin headache. Bestless-
nesa at night highly colored Urine.
IT THESE WARNINGS ABE UNHEEDED
SERIOUS DISEASES WILL SOON BE DEVELOPED.
TUTf'S PU.LS are especially adapted to
su.ch casesune dose elf ects suchachange
vf feelip as to astotiiHh the sufferer.
They lormir thr- Appel ice and cause tbe
body lo Take on frlesli. tluiH the Byntem Is
nourished and by tlii-U TonieAetlonun the
IlaalveOriratns. Hreulsr Ktools are pro
duued. Price a cfiitH. ! Murray W. W.lf.
TUTT'S HAIR DYE.
Gray Hairot Whirkfrs changed to aULoasr
Black by a afiiKlo riiilifatim ol this Dye. It
liuimrts a natural color twts Instantaneously
buld by IruggitHf oriil ! ess on receipt of fl.
Office 35 Murray St
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For fine Complexions.
Positive relief and immunity
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may De ionna in uagan's .mag-
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It imparts the most brilliant
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under the eyessallownessred-
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at once dispelled by the Mag-
It is the one incomparable
A BAD BREATII mo
11 mav resultTroin sr.lrilttf et
the stomach or from biliousness. In either I
case a few dose of
Tarrant's Seltzer Aperient.
administered accordiug to directions will snn.
plant this unpleasant companion with a sweet
and healthful one. It is asaline corrective
specially suitable for warm weather and leaves
iue syBiem strong to oo it work or reenpera-
SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS.
Though Shaken In Every Joint
And fiber with fever and aetie.'or hillous
remittent the system may yet be lreed
irom tne malignant vims with floatet.
ter'a Stomach fitters. Protect the ays-
kui jmuii wuu iQis Denencent antl-
Bpaamotic which la furthermore a su
preme remedy for liver complaint con
stipation dyspepsia debility rheuma
tism Kidney troubles and other ailments
rorsaie Dy au Druggists and Dealers
WASHINGTON AND LEE UNIVERSITY
GEN. G. W. C. LEE President.
Thorough Instruction In -r.A "vriTT xnvtj v 1.
ERATURE and SCIKNCK. nrt in th p.r..t
ioubi ocuoois oi law ana ENGINEERING
Healthful location in the Valley of Virginia!
$225. Session opens Sept. 15 1S61. For Cat-
alogues address J. L. CAMPBELL. JR.. Clerk.
cxDenses ior nine months n .... ) nn
I vintrtn Viea-inta : w j
m- . nuui i-uim.
DAVID aVAUDEETH & SOWS. Philadelphia P
-A UAUNISTRATOil'S .NOTICE.
w tt ti j . . : 1 - "
Letters of administration nnw tv. a -....
tt. ii. ueceasea. naviftflr heen
K- .1.- . - - J " U -
uuuersignea on me -aa day of July A. D. 1881
ut uv MWU.T WUTL III I nvii 1-iiiinr.
"ercuy giyen requiring all persons
bavlngclaims against said estate fk .t.
aame totbe undersigned within the time pre-
T Li' isw. my resilience and postofflce ad-
.... j vi Auguri 1 TOl .
.1 I. T1T5 1 C I? T t r
Administrator oi lue estate of W. H. Day de-
. i".rJ"l"aal d Externa!
.. ttZZZZZ "'''". Croup Asd.
TTOR SALE One load of thoroughbred im.
A ported rams; also. 400 high grade Merino
vwew. . uvtt ou; oiiAAir l avjor. Texas.
I. T 1 1 HI . i . n r a . . - ' -
. i. j. . ;
"T5r?5 . inquire I
. w . v a Alia.
BJ CELEBRATED jA
lk fc STOMACH &9
XinarBoaa Galls. Tail Trll
paTia Bprauu Iwalllaas.
Out. SeratchM fistula
waany Wanda Blf Xaai.
THE BEST GENERAL LINIMENT
Ia Un for tha Stablo
Alao for Ocrmw Warm In Otook.
I ass awr. tlm m flm ma
Ordinal r lAntmmnm. '
Prloa ; aa ! Oex-tsal
lOa BX1M BT JJKCTKUSTfL
0. t.lim CHEHCAL CO.; rroiirutan
87 Maiden Lana New York.
Perry & Co.s
Viaduct Steel Fens.
The leading Peat la England for coma.
pondenoa and commercial use. Four different
points Extba Fine Fihk Medium Bboad.
Ferry! Metal Bample Box oonudnlnff ten dl Bar-
entstylea of pens for tan cents. Bold by all flrat
class stationers and dealers In fancy goods.
Hole Agents t
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BOTETOURT SPRINGS VA
The Thlrty-seventb Anminl Sesnion closed witb
tbe most satixfactMry result. Sixty diplomas
were awarded Iu single dupurtinetits. Tlic-re were
four graduatus In partial i-Diirxes and four fuls
Graduates. Tbe duoartment of ihiihIc numlHra
ed more tban one buudred
chaete aud impressive exh
buudred pupils aud made a
ment day. Art also was coui-picuoiis.
Tue facilities here anoriled lor broad varied
aud elevated instruction tbe advantage of lo-
cality climate and comfort anil ennecially the
care of health morals and mauner of pupil
arc most inviting Ut thouulitl'nl parent.
Ek-hteen officers aud teacher t-eveu of whom
Tbe Thirtv-ciL'btb Annual Kens on will
open on tbel4th of September 18M1. l-'or full
particulars apply to tne superintendent.
CHAKLES L. l.'OCKE Supt.
t3?" Pupils are received tortile entire oerlod
of scholastic training including vacations
Here is a climate the most uexira o ou Hie
continent for schools in a region free from ma
laria ana anounaing in picturesque mountain
scenery at one of the most beautiful homes in
Virginia enjoying tbe further advauage of
miueral waters. Parents mav And a nlacefor the
best physical moral and aesthetic develop-
ment of their daughters. The school employs
Do agents secret or onen. bur. will fn rnlsh refer-
tm u ill ail V of the most lirominent eltiuMtt. nf
iexas patrons oi tue school and wll send an
officer to take charge of the girls who may pro-
pose to enter at the opening of the next session.
WESLEYAN FEMALE INSTITUTE
uoens HeutemtM-r onih. ihhi nna t t.a
First Hohools fob Youno Ladies the
united states. surroundings beautiful.
Climate unsurpassed. Punils from seventeen
AMONG THE BEST
Board. Washing. English Course. Latin. Vr.-neh.
German Instrumental Music etc. for Scho-
lastic year from September to June 238 For
Catalogues write to Rev. WM. A. IIARRIH
. v. airniuDUk DiAUAHin. VIHOINIA.
Alta Vista Institute.
A BoartUng Scbool for Tonng Ladies
Will nnen An t h fhfrri .law l uut
and close on the twelfth day of June 882 a
For further Information and circulars address
DR. R. M. SWEARINGEN
aul6dtoctl. Austin Texas.
XTOTICE TO ARCHITECTS
Plans and SDecincstlons for
be erected at Fredericksburg Uilleiiple county i
loepibD mast provide for two ntor.es. On
i ue DOJi BUirv lofre mil hi Deamiti trnrnmruia.
tion for ill office rooms witb two Are proof
'wiwj mw ia wo cuuuij cierK oiTice ana
uuc mioe aitunci cierK e orace.
un tbe second story there mant he thro.
rooms to-wii: a court room a iurw nvim mnA
a witness room.
Tbe bnildlnt? ia to be of rork r nrM h m i
. iau uiuri jjruviuts jor ventilation and
for necessary heatin&t nnrooscs.
I . . . . . r - ...
aacn oi me vaults required shall be at least 8
oy o ieei.
A premium or S50 will benaldforths nlsn nri
specifications that will be accented.
All plans and specifications should be ad-
uteBseu mf me anaersignea at rredercasbarff
lor SUbmiSHlon on or before tho loth Mimm
vx. toner next. WM. WAHKMUND.
County Jrdgeof Gillespie County.
sU 147" TVS.
DP. BohaVOnsn'f " aJbU Cawstlva ' ! wtwantail a
bnroaUicnLycurefcil forms ot BwrMUrrfcs)aor HanliaJ
WNainalrtMnl Dabliii. lawpolMrr and mtore
"Iswt Pwr ud brings btvck tha Yositltfatl Tlpr"of
thoMwho hTj dsMtrojod tt by auacual cxtmbsm orrli
pravctite. in from two lo awvaa wtt-ki' tim. Thi remt-
ut. wnicn nu Deen uaea or kir. rkihinnan inkti
wte practical for otct thirtremri wmiww known to
&M in curing mo th WOKVf CAhlH. It rives vitality and
impart energy with wonderful effwt to thoM middle affwi
men who feela weakness berond tiurir veara. it inwwV
atlnf propertiea art felt a ones. Yoong men tiflrnoir
n me conavquracea or tnat areadtuJI dettructlva
owAS-sB-Miaesai tarn uawuiiaj mruicine Wim UaC UtllN
ancc of a speedy and FERafAJt KftT oar. Tha patient
!i Ii! 7. '-;nnji m trod m 11 SCU
drectiy on U part aiiectd aa a sooth in a and bealinf
tonic and anodvna to thai m1sjsmi am.! ni
and trriuted ducts ImparUof poweraand tone and ra.
torine them to their natural state tne earns as if tha
baneful habit had never been indulged In. f h imrra.
nple productions of nature harks ro
d area specinc for tae above (Jicm.
irs lo Lara sent UH full dirrtim m
tou any Wrese. For sale only at lr. C A BohannanX
Offioe. NO. &1 North Fifth arfrsW aWa. U..t.ijT.T.
iBWHNuimtK.iawii.aa tsnabllincd in lajj.
B. BOHANNAN'8 -Vegttsble Byphlllt Cnr is
warrsntt-dto nrrmaaentlr curs bYI-HILIR" in
UltAses PRIMARY. AU:1INI)ARV mi T1MTI.
ARy.and will positively era41cslc th.4ut VMtiK.oftha
duesMfrorn tb. incnn. Thow oaTing ths Hyphilitie
ia it eODMUutional form thereby jeripsrdiziDK the health
and hsppineMof aiMHhers.welIa.thsotthirvtfBprin-
hould nk. immediate use of thl. medicine and bs
CURED FOR Lit K. Prio Fivs Dollars. Sent to sn
address. Holdosl.v st Dr.C. A. Bohsnnan'. urooe No.
a?l North Firm Btrret between Wuhuiirtou Avmuis ai3
03 5"5 6 '
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awa K " sw.
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gine twelve horse power almost new. For
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cine tn.ii. hnr i
particnlars apply to i. KOPPEL Jt CO
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CITATION BY" PUBLICATION.
Tins State of Texas.
Tu the Sheriff; or any constable of Travis conn-
?." V? he7'.K conn'n'l-d that hT making
publication of this citation in some ni-wspsirrr.
published in tbe county of 'J'rnvls once in
each week for foiirconsermlve weeks previous
to the return day hereof von summon Joseph
Wsmoer whose residence i uukuowu to lie
sndsppear before the district court st Iu net
n-frnlar term to be bold-n In sud tor the county
of Trsvls st the court house thereof la the city
of Austin on the first Mondar In October A. D
1KS1 thru and there to answer the petition of
Catherine Wagoner for divorce In cause KIT?
berelu Catherine Ws-nner Is plaintiff and
Joseph Wagoner is dc.'.iuitnt filed in ssldconrt
Sk'stnst tho said Joseph Wsgonrr ou lbs VSSIh
of August ld-il aud alleging In siinslauce as
iiiiioks to-wlt: That said t atbertiie wagoner
' a. i ru i mi lived logoiurr
as man sad wife until the Hnl day of February
A. L. 188 at which asld time the defendant
ber husband voluntarily and lib tbe Intent to
abaudon petitioner did leave desert aud aban-
don petitioner bis wife and that slur said
date last mentioned baa never returned to live
!'. fn.rionr petitioner nor has he at any time
aided in any way In supporting his lamllr sines
ssld lsst nsm.-d date. Ttist there are three
living rhiltlreu by said msrrlsge who have re-
sided with and naen supported by your peti-
tioner and at the time of the desertloa and
abandonment the only property owned by your
petitioner aud defendant was about sUteen
acres of land situatel in Travis county Teias
and occnpled by them as their homestead and
that petitioner since said data has occupied
and used ssld prix-rty as her bome.snd that the
money paid for said property was her own indi-
vidual and aeparate funds. Petltlouer further
ursys nisi sne nave tbe cosiodjr and control of
tnf. Un cJlur""t 'a: Msry sged 1 yesra
aged 10 years and Catherine aged i
I'erelu fall nnt but have you then aud there
before said court this writ with your return
thereon showing how you have executed the
Witness B. Ilallmsnn clerk of the district
court of Travis county.
Given under my hand and tbe seal of said
court Iu Austin this the :th dsy or August
"'l'- Si. IIAI.L.SIAI. .-I.
L. S J
Clerk district court Travis Co. Texas.
BV Jamks r. IUkt Deputy.
Whereas The commissioners' court of
Traviscouuty at a meeting of said court held on
tbe 27th day of Angnst 1HH1 upon Hie petition
ofGeorge kelmpel aud others twenty qualified
voters of said county asking that au election
be ordered to determine wlu-ther or not the
sale of Intoxicating liquors or medicated hit-
lers producing Intoxication shall lie prohibit-
ed Iu Justices precinct No 2 of said county;
Whereas Bald petition was slgued by the re-
Jiilsite number of qualified voters ana in due
nriii. sud it being ordered by suld court that an
election he held on Tuesday the giilb day of
September IHHI throughout said precinct for
the purposes aforesaid.
Now therefore It Is ordered by the under-
signed authority that an election lie bold at
Mauor in ssld precinct No. II on Tuesday the
ijUth day of Septemlier IHHI to determine
whether or not the sale of Intoxicating liquors
or medicated bitters producing Intoxication
shall bo prohibited In aaid precinct and John
Laucaster George Keiinpcl aud A. O. Hill are
hereby appointed managers of aald election.
wuicn is to ie coiiuucieu in accordance wun
the law remilatlug general elections.
Witness mv band and the seal of the county
conn ot Travis county tuia tne xtun uaoi Au
County Judge T. V. T.
Wheheas Ou the 2ld day of July A. D. 1881
we Johu T. Haynes and Thomas K. liowe
were by tho county court of Travis county
Texas duly appointed executors of Die last
will aud testament of Jainea Mauor deceased.
And notice la bereby given to all persons having
claims against the estate ofJaines Mauor de-
ceased to present the same for allowauce and
approval by the court witbiuthe time prescrib-
ed by law.
Our residence and postofilee address Is Ho-ind
Rock Williamson county Texas.
JOHN T. HATNKS
TIIOMAH K. HOWE
Executors of the last will and testament of
James Mauor deceased. aum-wtt
JdltL and extra) ed before Fritz Tej'ener. Jus-
tice of the peace Travis county July lid Ihhi
oue sorrel marc about 14'i hands high about
6 year old two biud feet white and brauded
TU (connected) on left shoulder aud II on left
Jaw; also a hay mare about 7 vcars old about
14(4 hauds bign branded 4 (witb a quarter cir-
cle over it)ou right shoulder; also a bay mare
little roan on hips about 7 or B years old
about 14 '4 hands high and branded K J on left
shoulder; also a dun mare about 14 bauds high
about 10 or lii years old branded three times
with a figure 5 crossed at top by upper part of
letter T placed one above the other on left
shoulder and fonnter brauded 51 ou right shoul-
der. Appraised at S15.00each.
au3wSt Frank Known Clk. C. C. Travis Co.
ESTR AY NOTICE.
Estrayed by Tom Ros before W. ft. Crock-
ett J. P. T. C July 30 IBM one iron-gray
mare 7 years old 14 band high branded JK
(connected) on le" h' "'"ier valued at
iFiMVftl J'-.VM.ClkO. C.T.C.
BAYARD TAYLOR Poet & Traveler.
Bald: " I take great pleasure In recommending
to parent the . Academy of Mr. Mwilhln 0.
HON. FERNANDO WOOD. M. C.
Bald dBBO): " I rheerfullv consent to tha
of my name as reference. My boys will rcturu
to you (for their fourth year) after their vaca-
tion. For new illustrated Circular address 8WIT-
HIS C. 8H0ETLIDGE A. K. Harvard Uni-
versity Graduate Media Pa. 12 miles front
German anl English Academy
FOR BOYS AND YOUNG MEN
Tho Fifth Session
Monday Sept. 5 1881.
This Institution famishes r-ii !.. r.
thoronirh Instruction In th ki..i.u. iAnJ1
MIC as well as In the KLKMKNTAkv
branches and ia open to pupils of ALL ages
from six years and upwards.
The course of study Is a liberal and compre-
hensive one designed either to fit young men
ior coiiege or to prepare them to grapple suc-
cessfully with the problems of every day life.
It embraces tbe following branches :
Rare advantages at
lean young men for
theoretical Dut a thoroughly practical koy
edge of the German language wtlch la not
deemed an essential requisite lor success In
business and professional life bi.h '"
exercised DAILY Id SDeakino-. riti J .TJ
translating. ' 7"
Tbe services of eomneteni ta i -.
male teachers are secured to gtvo instruction la
the various branches
Rates of tuition per month 18 to H
ror innner particulars address
Lock Box 810 . .
Ansim Collejiiate Femalu Institnta
i Boariut ail Day Scbool ibr Yomi Udies an
WEST PECAN STREET AUSTIN TEIAH
B. J. SMITH. PRESIDENT. -
ASSISTED BT COMPETENTTEACHEKJJ UX
AI.L. TBI DEPARTMENTS.
A. shaslasol I n tit i
bUIUUItSUUsT LDfl fTflTini PnilMi. lin.
tun everything in
and ".li".0KfVjdT u"lcal and thorough
J'id.S? i embracing all thLi
branche.hiaa.iw liuih ...w"..''" "".
of l.in ' " seminaries
annual term commences the
k In Jans lfli
rcpurinoer lOBi snd cloaca
Prices Of tnitlnn n.. . . ..
from $15 to 56 "v" m"V
live months tUiUon ""'
nnsic wun use or Instrument W.
Drawing raintlne. modern l.in.....
ornamental branches at nrofeaaora' i.rtrL.
aia V-UUNU LADIES. hm.i...
Address Principal Bt.
. Louis Mo.
AUGUSTA FEMALE SEMINARY.
M188 MART . BALDWIN. Principal.
Opens September 1st close Jane 1 lta.
This institution continues to Incresss in
prosperity from rear to rear. It offers sunarin
advantage in lu location In Its building and
in it fenerai appointments and sani-
igemenla. Its full corps of snoertor
and experienced teachers: It nnti...i ...
van tag- In Music Modern Language iKi.vs.
tlonVPlns Arts Physical Culture ar.d In.troe-
" ijracuoa oi looking.
The successful efforts mail in .
comfort and happines. IU onnosltlon toea-
iravaganea. Its standard of solid arh.lar.hin
'"'Vi Particnlars apply to th. principal for
UKIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA.
contlnoea nine months. Apply lor catalogue to.
tneaacretarrrn' ths farnitv. t 'eii i. .
Dcssiuii oenna on trie srst or itri.K..
fVi rfinia AlbermarW count Virginia.
as. m. osjuuavii vr in. oi rar nit7v
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