The Bryan Daily Eagle and Pilot (Bryan, Tex.), Vol. 17, No. 145, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 23, 1912 Page: 4 of 6
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THURSDAY MAY 23 1912.
THE BRYAN DAILY EAGLE
PRODiGTlLil OF FEAGHE5
SHOWS BIG IIICBSE
Washington May 23. A prelimi-
nary statement issued by the census
bureau on the peach industry in the
United States during 1910 shows that
there were 108959 farms in Texas re-
porting the growing of peach and nec-
tarine trees which is 26 per cent of
the total number of farms in the
" I suffered during girlhood from womanly weakness"
writes Mrs. Mollie Navy of Walnut N. C. "At last I was
almost bed-ridden and had to 'give up. We had three
doctors. All the time 1 was getting worse. 1 had bad
spells that lasted from 7 to 28 days. In one week after I
gave Cardui a trial I could eat sleep and joke as well as
anybody. In 8 weeks I was well. 1 had been an invalid
for 5 weary years 1 Cardui relieved me when everything.
CISC' failed." '
If you are weak and ailing think what it would mean(
to you to recover as quickly as Mrs. Navy did. For more
than 50 years this purely vegetable tonic remedy for women
has been used by thousands of weak and ailing sufferers.
They found it of real value in relieving their aches and
pains. Why suffer longer? A remedy that has relieved
and helped so many is ready at the nearest drug store for
use at once by you. Try it today.
Write to: Ladies' Advisory Dept. ChittanooM Medicine C. Chtt. Tenn .
for Sfietiat ltnicUom. tod 64-ptte book. " Home Treatment tor Women tent Irte. 1 57
SPEND YOUR SUMMER VACATION
AT SOME OF THE NUMEROUS RESORTS IN
Buy something electrical then turn the button and you have
started something. CJet your wife an Electric Sewing Machine
Motor and you will have a great time of it showing her how
if shovld be started. That is you will until she catches on to the
fact that vou don't know as much about it as she does-
Then you wiH loose the job but you will have been boss for not
less than thirty minutes. Call and see these motors demonstrated.
ryan Power Co.
We Carry a
A Packard Shoes
' Telephone 576
state. The average number of trees
farm is given at 89. -
1900 there were 9991900" trees '
bearing age as against 94507000
trees in 1910 a decrease of 5412000
trees or 5.7 per cent in the United
States as a whole.
In 1910 there were 1843610 farms
reporting the growing of peach and
nectarine trees or 29 per cent ot the
total farms In the United States. The
average number of trees per farm
The yield In 1909 was 33470000
bushels as compared to lo4J4oou
FOR FREE LITERATURE
. AND INFORMATION AS
TO LOW FARES AND
TRAIN SCHEDULES WRITE
A. A. GLISSON
General Passenger Agent
Fort Worth Texas
WHY NOT START
Fall Line of
They come in -all styles and
shapes Gun Metal Russian
Calf. Patent Leather and Vici
Kid in Button or Blucher. We
guarantee every pair to give satis-
faction itu reasonable time or
we will giveyou a new pair of
shoes. We also have
Come before they are sold out.
bushels in 1899 an increase ol' 20036-
000 bushels or 131.9 per cent.
Texas had 9731000 trees of bearing
age in 1910 as against 7248000 trees
In 1900 an increase of 2490000 or
34.5 per cent. The peach production
iu the Lone Star state in 1910 was
1400000 bushels as compared to 730-
000 bushels in 1900 a gain of 710000
bushels or 97.2 per cent.
Reason For Waiting.
A certain young woman although
he is a trained stenographer type
writer and bookkeeper had very bad
luck in trying to obtain a position at
even a fair salary Though there was
no Joko In the continual disappoint-
ments she found a funny side to one
experience. The manager of a place
whose advertisement she answered told
her that the salary paid at Orst would
be $S a week that by the end or the
year It would be Increased to $D while
by the third year she would receive
the magnificent sura of $1' Mechan
ically she agreed to let hltn know ana
went out Annarontly she bad made a
good impression for when a couple of
days had gone by she received a note
asking whether she wanted the posl-
Uon or not. She sat down ana wrote:
'Dear Slr-Of course I Intended to
accept the position. I am simply walt-
nsr for the two rears to pass so tnac
I can Ix-uin ut $10 per. Yours truiy.'
New York Times.
Exterminating Our Wild Life.
The forces that are actively seeking
to destroy nil our best wild life are
overwhelmingly numerous and very
aggressive. Unfortunately each one of
these forces of destruction Is stead
ily becoming more deadly. I assert
without feHr of contradiction that to
day every valuable wild species in our
country Is being killed faster than it
is breeding. In our own tiroes the
great auk. passenger pigeon. Labrador
duck Eskimo curlew. Carolina parra-
keet flamingo (in the United States).
Pallao'8 cormorant and the whooping
crane have been completely extermi-
nated. There are at least fourteen
more species of birds that will be ren-
dered extinct in the near future un-
less a revolution in public sentiment
quickly and sternly tops the universal
slaughter. William T. Hornaday tn
Noise In a Bank.
Banks were breaking lu New York
eight a day at the height of the 1007
panic and it was a nerve racking time.
A. new president had taken harge of
one shakv institution to Iry to nave It.
He was a good nattired niau. but had a.
. .... ... .. I Mil
TOlce llKe tne uenuw ui u ouj ...
Unfamiliar with banking detail he
was nosing around the place.
"Well how much a day do you steal?"
he bellowed at a clerk who was empty-
ing bags Blled with gold aud silver iulo
a sorting and counting machine.
The clerk turned red. then white and
stammered out some unintelligible re-
ply. The new president went back to his
office thought hard for ten minutes
and then sent for the clerk. He con-
fessed to a shortage of $750O.-New
The Roman Forum.
From the age of Tiberius to that of
Constantlne the history of the Roman
forum Is represented says Trofessor
w nrait flraa followed
by three great restorations. The hrst
was that of Nero in t. i ne aewiuu'
was that of Titus In 80. The third was
In the reign of Commodus. 191. The
fourth took place In 283 In the days of
Carlnus. A century later occurred the
abolition of pagan worship which is
mentioned as the first Incident In the
destruction of the forum. Yet the
place was In a tolerable degree of pres-
ervation as late as the beginning of
the sixth century.
Sacrificed to Reform.
"You have abandoned the picturesque
1 custom of crowning a queen of the
"Yea" replied the merry villager;
1 "we had to give it up. There got to be
so many candidates and so much cam-
paigning that politics left us no time
for bus!nc.ss."-Washington Star.
Musio end Appetite.
The majority of the great musical
wmposers had appetites on an equal-
ity with their talents. It Is told of
Handel that when he dined alone at a
restaurant he always took the precau-
tion to order the men I Tor three. Once
n asking. "Is de tinner retty?" t a
restaurant or a tavern as It was thou
railed where he was little known he
r.r rh rpnlr. "As soon as the coni-
i ?any comes" and astonished the waiter
by seating himself wllli the remnric.
'Pen prlng up the tinner; I'm tie com-
pany." Hie appetite of Haydn was
Fet more voracious. He delighted In
lining alone and always finished th
meal ordered for five persons.
In the village of Hoefel. Silesia there
ire a number of beehives lu the shape
f life size figures cleverly carved in
wood and painted lu colors. The fig-
ures were carved more than n century
igo by monks of the Nautnburg mon-
astery who were at that time iu pos-
session of a large farm in the district.
The beehives represent different char-
acters ranging from Moses to a mili-
tary officer a country girl and a n'.ixht
watchman vytb a spear.
"Catch any fish on your trip?"
"No and I can't understand .hy
Bad a $200 outfit. Had the right kind
If hooks and the latest thing In Hit's."
"Maybe you weren't wenrina lie
tight kind of hat."-Washington llcr-
THIS DAY III HISTORY
1720 The French Mississippi scheme
projected by John Law dis-
solved. 1798 The rebellion of the United
Irishmen commenced. '
1804 The king of Pruslsa refused Na
poleon's request to allow the
. French to occupy Etnbden.
1816 Massacre of the Christians by
the Turks at Bona in Algiers.
1843 A revolution in Spain com
inenced at Malaga.
1848 Freedom of the Negroes pro
claimed at St. Pierre Marti
nique followed by an "lnsurrec
The Austrian army unsuccess
fully attacked Vlcenza.
1830 Grinnell's ships of discovery
sailed from New York In search
of Sir John Franklin.
1833 The state of siege and blockade
J of the Island of Cuba withdrawn
11862 Battle of Port Royal Va.
ISO! SIOUX 1IIU1HI1 wuiiiuib iu mo
number of 6000 encamped on
the upper Missouri river.
Union troops under General
Sully were being mobilized at
Sioux City to give the redskins
1 874 A national civil right bill
passed in the United States
1888 The Thibetans repulsed with
BeriouB loss In an attack upon
Marauis of Lansdowne retired
as governor general of Canada
igo8 First California regiment em
barked on the City of Pekin for
Manila being the first detach
ment of a brieade to be com
manded by Brig. Gen. T. N.
1909 Philadelphia threatened with
great street car strike.
1911 A conference of premiers of the
British colonies with the impe-
rial government began in Lon-
don. Ponular Excursion to Galveston Via
I. & G. N. Ry. Friday May 24
Account Opening Greater Galves-
Excursion tickets will be sold for
trains arriving Galveston Friday after-
noon May 24 and Saturday morning.
May 25. Returning leave Sunday May
26. For rates and particulars call upon
The Eagle is authorized to make the
following announcements subject to
the democratic primary to be held on
July 27 1912:
Hon. Rufus Hardy of Corsicana
For State Senator:
J. R. Astin.
Hon. J. L. Fountain.
For District Clerk:
J. W. Harron.
For County Judge:
J. G. Minkert.
A. G. Board.
John D. Conlee.
For County Attorney:
For County Treasurer:
C. A. Buchanan.
J. B. Prlddy.
C. E. Bullock.
For Tax Assessor:
J. Sidney Smith
J. H. McCullough.
A. J. Tabor Jr.
S. C. Woiton.
For Tax Collector:
W. O. Holmes.
For County Clerk:
W. S. Higgs.
For County School Superintendent:
T. W. Parker.
For Commissioner Precinct No. 2 and
Justice of the Peace Precinct
For Commissioner PreclncL-No. 4:
R. M. Nail.
Ben H. Roy all.
For Justice of the Peace Precinct
L. D. McGee.
J. A. Foreman.
For Constable Precinct No. 4:
John G. Smith.
C. L. Baker.
For Commissioner Precinct No. 2:
M. B. Easters.
For Commissioner Precinct No. 3:
V. H. Blume.
Dendy Cahlll. "
W. R. Parker.
For Commissioner Precinct No. 1:
H. F. Stasney.
J. P. Atkins.
NEXT TO POST OFFICE
Our Big Weekly Bargain
For This Week
Our lidis's white shirt waUti nicely Qfjr
lined ambroid d; worth $t.60 special vv
Ladie'swhltesklrtsmadeup-ln-date.CI 1 Q
-lh h.iili.n SI 75 lor W' "
Children's white dresses trimmed with CR.
lace and embrold y ace 3-6 yrs SI 'orv''
76c ladles' musllne towns Irlmmed 48c
with embrold y. well made; special Z.
Boy's wash suits. 8 to S years; AQp
$1 white lace curtains. 2V yds long. JO.
nice patterns; per pr special only zi
txira large sire linen finish towels red Of
border hemmed worth ISc each; stecla!"''
76c extra lone corset all sires guaran- CQ
tee with corset or money refunded J?
Big line fancy lawn komonas ass I 94c
$450 ladles heel and toe slippers tl Qs
very stylish and quality rood lor
$1.26 children strap slippers vlcl kid. OQr
sires 8 12. stylish slippers; special ...
75c men's soclsette shirts In cream andBQ.
white colors collar attached asst sites J""
Boys ur.laundred and stripe percal 9 4c
blouse very pretty for boys; special .
Hit line ladles' hat pins worth Rr ft 1 (li
lAc snd25e.: splcal. only 3CIVC
a Ml tin milk bucket worth 26c ; 1 Or
large rice boiler granite wove consist 7Qe
of 2 pot and covers a bargain only ... J'W
4 gal granite dish pan worth 60c; 9Jr
Gold picture frame. slie8 xlO with 1 g
Class worth 8."c: Special "
a cakes tine toilet soap worth he a fig
cake ; special per box .. "v
tt nice glass tumblers fancy or plain 9QC
worth .SPc set of 8; special wv
Insure Your Life With
Life Ineurance Co Dallas Texas.
$1659898 A4inltte4 Assets December 1. lUlti
$l088.88'J.8O bein In eicess of the leesl reserve
deposited with the Commissioner of Insirsnce.
JUC B. ntcu
will eiplsln different hinds of policies so yon will
understand Lit or Accident Insursnce level or
. Hiv.Mti in Aiilt convenience end purse.
Guaranteed or Assessment Insurance. Do not five
your insurance to a sirancer wmn nn no mm
vou. only tor monev ne can mane on nm pumiu..
At office 8 to 10 a. m
F. A. LEE
Contractor and Builder
It will be to your interest to show
me your plans and consult with me
DR. A. B. CARTER OR. 0. B. LOVE
BRYAN - TEXAS.
I am no longer connected
with the Bryan Steam
Laundry but have taken
the agency for the Artesian
Laundry of Waco. I guar-
antee first class work and
service. I will appreciate
your trade. Let me call
for your next bundle.
Joe M. Spell
Act. Artesian Laundry wico i ex.
1 have' two new houses for
sale on easy payments. Both
; have two lots. One is a four
room house f00
One is eight room house..2000
Both close in. Ka.t side. City
I L HI. Ilerit
SO N e m
w..atioc n;i Hlfc Qff.jf.Kmt.ntc an.l renair work for all mak
Machines and prompt attention given to repair work. When t
in of buying a Sewsng Machine see.
THE SI NCE
- NUF CED
Oil Burning Route
Dallavand Return $3.00. On sale
for 12:37 p. m. train Saturday May
25 and 1:02 a. m train Sunday
May 26. Limit May 27.. (Not good
on "HUBtlers." No baggage al-
lowed.) Galveston and Return $2.50. Oti
sale for 2:45 p. m. train Friday
Mqf 24 and 2:50 a. m. train Satur-
day May 23. Limit May 26. (Not
good on 'Hustlers." No baggage
8. H. HARRI8
Vm. B. CLIIIE M. p
Practice Lllmted to Eye Car Nossl
Office In Commerce Building.
Rooms 3 and B
Lodge and Society Emblems
- - Wedding Flower
w Funeral Designs
Scott Floral Ci
Navatsta. Taxaa V
AND ROLLS EVERY DAY.
Prompt Service. Phone M
Mrs. Otto Bohme Prop.
Geo. E. Iladley
- Represents the
AMICABLE LIFE INSURANCE C4
1 . Only
See him for the Beat Life Insurer
Dr. R. H. Harrison
Physician and Surgeon
CENITO URINAL DISEASES
Piles Fistutee and Ulcere
Hewdnuarten at Read A Stewa
Drug Store. Phone 196.
Contractors and Builders) -
Plana and Estimates Furnished
Houses Built. Also do
Brick Stone and Concrete
P. O. Box 364. Bryan Texas
A nice new 7-roora cottage nea
Bryan Baptist Academy. For
Mrs. John Impson
Ctareville Bee County
GOING TO BUILD?
Let us figure with you. We can
anything- from a woodshed tO 8
pensive mansion and
BUILD IT RIGHT.
We Can Save You Money.
W. A. Jeffery & Soj
CONTRACTORS ANO BUILDER
508 Ursullne Ave. Phone
fa. HaMTritith Rot No
CLEAN1SG and PRESSL
Parlor in Town
IV. J. .11 il.J.'ml n.amml mni F
in LADIES WORK A SPECIALTY
mU ani itlivtt (oea't. Cm i
Curtis & Edwdi
Phant 573 221 North Mum 5
DR. G. B. GERINO
PHYSICIAN ADD SUR
Special Attention to
Gynocology 8urgery and Pr.
' Diseases of Both Sexet
Office: 7-9 Commerce Bids.
Office Phone 340.
RENTED AND REPAIR)
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Buchanan, A. J. The Bryan Daily Eagle and Pilot (Bryan, Tex.), Vol. 17, No. 145, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 23, 1912, newspaper, May 23, 1912; Bryan, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth324137/m1/4/: accessed December 11, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .