Bryan Morning Eagle. (Bryan, Tex.), Vol. ELEVENTH YEAR, No. 238, Ed. 1 Wednesday, September 12, 1906 Page: 1 of 4
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Bryan. Texas. Wednesday Morning September 12. 1906.
leventh Year No. 338
Price 5 Cents
Mackertl Sour Kraut
Oat Meal Grits
Pettijohn's Breakfast Food
Puffed Rice Cream of Wheat
Shredded Wheat Biscuit
Evaporated Apples and Peaches
Crackers Cakes Etc.
Sellers of Batavia Canned Goods
Vacation time if here and the us ail crop of
summer accidents will follow. I can protect jon
for my companies issue most any kind of policy
jroo possibly could think of attractive liberal
and inexpensive. For those who do not care
for a regular accident policy I can issue accident
tickets from one day to thirty days. These often
come in handy for little outing trips.
I can also insure your blooded livestock at
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In fact I can insure anything insurable. Your
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Office in Parker building. Telephones 265 & 47
Agency Oliver Typewriter.
The Leading Druggist
Pure Fresh Drugs
Three Registered Pharmacists
See our line of Fishing Tackle.
2. ZEE. JAMES
TELEHHONR 4B 2 KINGS.
Tho frost brands of WInos Liquors
silas $. johxsox
.If 0X7 R E.H L RJE
or ie xi. it nyE
E. ROHDE Prop'r
Both Political Tarties Attribute to
Latter Insisted loa L'nforremrst
of 1'rescat Matntes While Dem-
ocrats Irjed llesabmlssloo
ef Llfjoer (Question.
PIERCE JELLS MCCB.
Gires Some Intern.: In; TestimonT
la itt'sard To
OIL COMPANY DOINGS
. Portland Me. Sept. 11. The result
t ttj flection la this state Monday
when the Republican plurality for gov-
mor which usually approximates
!3000 wag reduced to about 8000.
rbllo at the same time the total vote
was greatly Increased over the fig-
ures of four years ago Is attributed by
Coin the Republican and Democratic
parties to the popular feeling over the
operation of prohibition liquor laws.
Although the Republicans re-elected
Governor Cobb and all four Congress-
men and have working control of
the legislature their pluralities were
so generally reduced aa to occasion
surprise In many quarters.
Doth Governor Cobb and Congress-
man Llttlefleld. In whose district the
most vigorous battle of the campaign
was wagMf axe of the opinion that the
Bturgls law providing for the en-
forcement of eitstlng prohibitory laws
by the state liquor deputies was the
leading factor In the results. The Dem-
ocrats made the resubmission of liquor
prohibitory amendments to the people
part of their platform while the Re-
publicans stood squarely for the en-
dorsement of the prohibitory plan and
strict enforcement. The result was
evident la the cities the Democrats
carrying all twenty-one municipalities
of the Bute with the exception of four
smaller ones. The votes la the country
districts however where the resub-
mission Id has never gained any no
ticaabU following more than offset
the Democratic gains la the cities.
la the Second congressional district
where 8arauel Gompers president of
the American Federation of Labor
conducted a vigorous campaign In an
endeavor to defeat Congressman Lit-
Ceneld. Mr. Llttlefleld's msjority was
reduced from that of four years ago
by several thousand votes. The con-
gressman attributes the result not to
the campaign against him. but to the
general sentiment regarding the Stur-
Chairman ef Exeratlve Uoard aji
That by lUnndcr of an Ageat
Watrr-I li-rre Has Ousted
WHAT HEARST 6AIO.
Exact Meaning of the Address
Made Boforo Committee.
New York. Sept. 11 Owing to a
mlfinderstandlnc as to the exsrt
meaning of t!i address of VX IL
Hearst before the Independence
Leaxue State committee In regard to
fusion with the Democratic party that
league's press bureau announces that
Mr. Hearst spoke In part as follows:
Gentlemen: I am opposed of
course to this proposition that has
been submitted and It has been said
there was no one In this ball who fa-
sored It. If the Democratic party
completed Its primaries and elected
men who represented the rank and file
nd not the Ryan Belmont Interests
and assembled In convention and de-
clared for principle Identical with
curs and wished then to unite with us
and combine against a united opposi-
tion. I think we would be unwise to
refuse to consider an honest proposal.
I think this not because I am particu-
larly anxious to be elected governor by
any sacrifice of principles but do be-
lieve It due the people who followed
us and our supporters to be elected
something some time and put Into
practice and practical operations the
principles we stand for. not for our
benefit but for the benefit of the peo.
pie of this country and State. In
conclusion I want to say this: There
have been several references to a deal
here and I do not think anyone who
la suspected of entering Into a deal
should be a candidate for any office
before our convention."
Et. Louis. Sept. 11. IL Clay Pierce
chairman of the executive board of
Waters-Pierce Oil company appeared
befure Judge It. a. Anthony special su-
preme court commissioner at the
Southern hotel Munday a a witness
In the ouster preceding instituted by
the state of Missouri against the
Standard. Republic and Winters-Pierce
Former Judife H. H. Priest. Mr.
Pierce's personal counsel conducted
the examination In chief. His first
"Do you own any stock in elthter the
Republic Oil company or the standard
Oil company of Indiana V
"No and 1 never have."
"Do any of these companies own any
stock In the Waters-Pierce Oil cora-
panyr Pierce coosulted a memorandum
which he took from his coat
"I understand that the share of
stocks standing on It books In the
name of M. if. Van Buret) have been
admitted In this case to belong to the
standard OH company of New Jersey"
"Can you state the iiumber of
"I think It Is t.7l(."
"How many do you own T"
"Twelve hundred and fifty."
Mr. Pierce described the financing of
the Waters-Plerro oil company and
stated that up to l9fl the business of
the company had flourished.
"About that time." ho satd. "an Inex-
perienced agent of tho company In Tex-
as entered Into an agreement with the
standard OH company which resulted
la our Msf ousted from that UXe.l
I took the matter up with the Texas
authnrttlea. and was Informed that no
Missouri concern controlled by the
Standard oil company or doing busi-
ness ereordlnr fo It methtods would
be tolerated in that state.
"After the reorganisation until 100.
until the spring of lOI. the Standard
Oil company mado no attempt to Inter-
fere with my control or management
of the Waters-Pierce company. At that
itlme the Standard oil company trans-
ferred the 2.74 i shares of stock held
In my name to M. M. Van Iiuren. and
beian In many ways to dictate the pol-
j ley of the Wat.rs-Ptrce Oil company.
I I pr-Mesied vigorously against this Interference."
LONG TIME CHARGE.
MURDER OF LADY.
Body ef Mrs. Lewis Found In Closet
With Bullet Hole In IL
Philadelphia. Sept. 11. Left alone
with her infant child In the house In
which she occupied rooms. Mrs. Mor-
ris K. Lewis an attractive woman
twenty-six years of age the wife of a
travetlng salesman was brutally mur-
dered and her body with a bullet hol
through It was found In a closet The
body bore evidences of a strupgle.
There Is no clue to the murderer.
TO BE PROTECTED.
Cruiser Des Moines Will Look After
Interests of Americans.
Washington. Scrl. 11. It Is believed
thst the cruiser Des Moines which
cleared from Norfolk has gone to Ha-
vana to look after American Interests
In Cuban waters. It is rumored that
the cruiser was sent at request of
President RoosevrlL It Is known the
state department rcci Ives dally advices
Chartered at Austin.
Austin. Tex.. Sept. 11 Dallas Trib-
une Publishing Comrany; rardtal
Stock $M""". has been chartered.
Eugsee and William Terrell Arrested
1 and Jailed.
I Jackson. Miss.. Sept. 11. Eugere
and William Terrell brothers were
arrested here Monday on a charge of
murder committed eleven years ago
and are now In Jail awaiting the action
of the grand Jury.
At the time of the killing for which
the Terrell were arrested a feud of
long standing existed between the Ter-
rell and Mcltea families in the Learn-
ed neighborhood about tm-entv.th
miles southwest of here. Tbey met I
at church one Sunday morning at'
Learned when a free-for-all fight took!
place July 17 1SS5. The McReas'
statred for home about fifteen minutes
In advance of the Terrell. About two
miles from I-earned the Terrell over-
took the McReas. and a pitched battle
took place in which Neville McRea
was Instantly killed fifteen bullets
taking effect in his body and another
of the McReas mortally wounded dy-
ing next day.
About twenty-five persons took part
In the shooting and the father of the
Terrtlls and one or two others were
tried for the murders but acquitted.
The grand Jury Indicted Eugene and
William Terrell who had fled to Tex-
as and Gov 4 nor MrLaurla offered a
reward of IZoO for their arrest and
conviction but all trace of them was
lost until last week when they return-
ed to Learned to visit their relatives
The Indictments agitlnst them haJ been
quashed at the last term of court at
Raymond last year. Monday T. C.
McRea came to Jackson and made af-
fidavit against the men. who had
boarded the Alabama and Vlcksburg
train to return to Texas and a consta-
ble made the arrest.
Kills Monster Rattler.
Paris. Tex.. Kept. 11 A monster rat-
tlesnake th.it had swallowed a puppy
was killed near this city.
WIDOW CUT OFF.
By Will of Lat Herman Oelricha' Es-
tate Goes to Brother and Sister.
New York. Sept 11. The will of
the late Herman Oelrlchs was filed
Monday. It cuts off the wlf and son.
and leaves his estate to his brother
Elgin Butter Sales.
ttgln. I.1-. 8Tt. 11 Putter sales
tw week were 7:4 CO) p unds.
First Mational Bank
DESIGNATED UNITED STATES DEPOSITARY
STATEMENT OF CONDITION AT THE CLOSE OF
BUSINESS SEPTEMBER 4TH. 1906
Loans dJ Discounts $378041 90
U. 6. Bonda 100200 00
Premium on Bond 6400 00
Slocke and Bond 192 00
Real Estate Furniture and Fiiture 9500 00
CASH 137828 28
Total 1032102 18
Capital Stock 1100000 00
Surplus 20000 00
Undivided Protite net 14159 90
Circulation 50000 00
DEPOSITS 438002 28
ToUl . 1032162 18.
B 11. 0. Boatwright Vice-President of the above named
ink do solemnly swear that the ibove statement is true to the
Wit of mj knowledge and belief. II. O. Boatwbight Vice-
President Subscribed and sworn to before me this 6tb day of Sep
tember 1906. W. C. Davis Notary Public Bratoe County
CORRECT Atteet: J. W. Howell )
L. L. Mclxsis Directors.
Gnr M. Bryas Jr.)
READY FOR FALL SEASON
Mrs. MARY LAWRENCE
announces to her women patrons of Bryan
that samples of women's wear Fall of 190(3
are now reaJy. There are Suits from the
best women suit shops in America anJ Skirts
made by men tailors the finest in New York
City. And waibts pretty as an artist ever
dreamed out of his hrain and Kimonas full
of luxurious laziness Japanese hanJiwork
that owners will be so proud of. New Belts
and Bags and Neckwear too all ready!
Women are invited to see
and will be welcome
Mrs. MARY LAWRENCE
RtPRCsesmc to mm. novsros
& VI VI & &&&&&&&
WITH SCHOOL TABLETS.
We will jive a good lead pencil free with each 5c tablet
bought at our store during the week of September 10-16
BUY ALL YOUR TABLETS OF US.
E. J. JENKINS
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