The Bryan Daily Eagle and Pilot (Bryan, Tex.), Vol. 19, No. 156, Ed. 1 Tuesday, May 26, 1914 Page: 2 of 6
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mB TWVA1V DAILY KAOtW
Tl'l-HDAY MAY 2(1 11)14.
Cooper & Cole
The Quality Grocers
In Belectlne a ulace for
first consideration la quality and price. We are headquar-
ter for the Famous Club House Brand of Canned Goods
White Eagle Flour and Old Master Coffee each ona a leader
In their respective line. Our prices are as low as can be
made. We receive fresh Vegetables and Fruits dally which
will reach your table in perfect condition. We always have
on hand Fresh Country Butter and Yard Eggs. 5 Our de-
livery service is the best. Phone us your order today.
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TKE BRYAN DAILY EAGLE
""PBfeltehtd Every Day Except Sunday
y TMI EAGLE PRINTING CO.
MEMBER OP ASSOCIATED PRESS
A. J. BUCHANAN- Editor
k B. WALLACE! Manager
tntered aa seooad class matter April
It 1110 at thtftpoatofflca at Bryan
ffaxaa nndef tba Act of Marco 1 1871.
I Rate of Subecrlptlon:
Avertlalng rates on application.
I taoacrlbera win confer a favor on
a Management by telephoning tba
Ec promptly when camera fail to
ivar Uie paper or wbea cbanga of
Tba Eagle la authorized to announce
the following candldatea aubject to
tba action of tba July Democratic prv
HON. RUFUS HARDT. Coralcaoa.
HON. J. L. FOUNTAIN.
CHARLES L. McCOT.
FOR SHERIFF: '
JOHN D. CONLEE (Reflection).
T. C. NUNN.
FOR TAX COLLECTOR:
W. L McCULLOCH.
FOR COUNTY TRASURER:
FOR CONSTABLE PRECINCT NO. 4r
C. L. BAKER.
FOR COUNTY JUDGE:
J. T. MALOXEY (Reflection).
FOR COUNTY CLERK:
W. S. HIGGS (Re-election).
FOR COUNTY SUPERINTENDENT:
T. W. PARKER (Reelection).
FOR COMMISSIONER PREC. NO.
M. B EASTERS.
FOR JUSTICE OF THE PEACE PRE-
CINCT NO. 4:
L. D. McGEE (Re-election).
FOR DISTRICT CLERK:
. J. W. BARRON (Re-election).
FOR TAX ASSESSOR:
J. SIDNEY SMITH (Re-election).
FOR COMMISSIONER PRECINCT
NO. 1: . i
' J. P. ATKINS (Re-election).
FOR COMMISSIONER PRECINCT
J. W. HAMILTON (Re-election).
FOR COUNTY ATTORNEY:
LAMAR BETHEA (Re-election).
THE WORLD'S GREATEST BANK.
wit. a TrT T
Wilts Dorset Banking Company
Lloyds Bank of London becomes prob-
ably the greatest financial corporation
of Ita kind as its deposit and current 1
. -jiri.k l.. - . i . .
account now aggregates more than
Lloyds Bank has a history extending
over a long period of years as the
private hank out of which It was
formed was established In 1763 and
the present banking corporation was
formed In 1S65. Including Its latest
acquisition the bank has absorbed no .'
less than forty-eight other banking j
houses since 1S65 aud or these thirty- j
five were private bunks one of these j
dating back to 1677. The bunk Is
tepresented in forty-five out of the
fifty-five counties in England and
Wales and a subsidiary company was
formed in 1911 to opon a branch in
Tarts nn old French private banking
house being taken over.
It Is unusual for' an English Joint
stock bank to organize a subsidiary
for doing business in a 'foreign coun-
try but this plan had to be miopted.
Under the French law to conduct a
vour firopprv FtiifiineHit vnur
. . . .
banking business In France would i
have rendered the entire capital of
the bank no matter where located !
aubject to taxation. In all Lloyds'
Bank now has 800 separate of- j
flcea. While an incorporated bank the
tradltlona of the private banking daya
yet remain and practically every of-
ficial of the bank and ita branch man-
altera were educated In private bank-
ing houftei and preference ia alwaya
given to men ao educated In taking
on new employee. Wall Street Jour
j . . . j
SOME BOUND ADVICE.
Sam Sparka in a recent address to J
the atudenta of the Sam Houston Nor-
mal gave thla piece of aound advice: I
"Young ladlea and gentlemen when
you go home you will find there Sally '
and Ann John and Hill Sarah and
Lewla aa you left them. They were
your old frlenda before you went off
to achool. Now that you have been
off and returned home they will eye
you at a dlatance. They will think
that you have gotten above them and
that you have the big head. The
thing for you to do ia to go around to
Henry and Annie and Sally alap them
on the back take them by the hand
and tell them that you are glad to be
back with hem and not only tell them
that but feel it. Talk with them about .
old times you had together and make
them feel that you are the same old
fellow that you were before you 'left
borne.- That la the way to get along
With reference to the probability
that Colonel Roosevelt will again be
a candidate for President Colonel
Watterson in the Louisville Courier-
Tnnai.nl tfl 1 - VI.! a .it
uuiuu bo;i. me Buiumon or mis
forceful and resourceful Individual to
again occupy the White House the
country confronts a real menace
which under existing chaotic condi
tions of public opinion God alone can
avert to the saving of representative
government." Wonder what the "Star
Eyed" would say if God should desig-
nate this "forceful and resourceful In-
dividual" to be the savior of "repre-
The Waco Times-Herald self-ap-
pointed keeper of the constitution. Is
I waging an -Incessant war on President
Wilson because of his Mexlcnn policy.
jThe Times-Herald Is particularly ex
I erclsed over our going Into Mexico to
help the people of that country and
aid them in establishing a constltu-
! tional government The Times-Herald
says: "There Isn't a paragraph nor
a line nor a. word nor a syllable In
the constitution of the United States
I to Warrant this behavior nf Proclrlonl
j Wilson who has forgotten this fnndn-
) mental fact"
An Index of wl'iat the people want
In tjie way of amusement is shown
in a fight In the courts In Houston be-
tween two rival moving picture shows
In which an injunction was secured.
One extensively advertised a film
called "Inside of the White Slave Traf-
flc" and the competitor to keep from
losing out secured one called "The
House of Bondage" dealing with the
same subject. The fact of them going
to law over the matter It proof that
such films draw a rich patronage.
' Charle8 w- Mor8e' U B announced
W1I not be oa)Ied t0 testif tl)e
New aven probe heRUh no
douDt t00 prerarloUfl t0 Btand the
fe? gill to ii i BLACK lHI
i Jnpnl niUHi 1 Mm-
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MEN'S S5.00 PURE THREAD
. SILK SHIRTS FOR $395
fiy a fortunate purchase ve
were able to secure a lot of these
handsome pure thread silk shirts
which were manufactured by one
ol the largest shirt houses in the
country at a big reduction from
their regular price. These shirts
come in beautiful satin stripes of
blue tan green and grey and are
being sold everywhere at $5. We
offer them to you while they last
choice at '
See display in our vestibule case
Waldrop & Co.
The Store for Values in Men's
The gangsters of New York are re-
ported to be fighting among them
selves and seven homicides occurred
In thirty-six hours. The whole conn-
try will no doubt Join the chorus
Keep the good work going.
A certain Miss Schermerhorn of
New York wants her allowance in-
f-rna0f frnm 110 rtnO tn tt fifth m vao
I J o .
no doubt determin
ed to get right up In the W J. Bryan
The ".Mona Lla" of the Fort Worth
Star-Telegram says running a lawn
mower is like marriage ita starts out
beautifully but after awhile a fellow
locates something about it besides
Reckless pardons and the indiscrim-
inate application of the suspended sen-
tence law are not calculated to build
ul respect In very large sized hunks
for the laws on our statute books.
If the present divorce proceeding
of the Bob Fltzslmmonses go through
Colonel Bailey of the Houston Post
thinks Bob will be eligible to the bejt
as the "champion parter."
. Houston and Harris County peace
officers are salting them down. Tht-y
have killed three and shot one or two
more within the past week. '
A headline says "Found Man Under
Ills Bed." Certainly was a line op-
portunity lost for some scary lady to
put on a show.
By Associated Press)
Potsdam Germany May 26. Prince
Oskar the German Emperor's fifth
son. Is engaged to be married to
Countess Von Bassewltz maid of honor
to the EmpreBS.
IN IFiO OIL
(By Associated press
New York May 26. The Standard
Oil Company of New York reduced re-
fined petroleum for export ten points.
A woman is a bundle of nerves
until the string breaks.
x . .
If you have a skeleton In
closet that's the place for it.
Every man with common sense I
misses a lot of alleged fun. i
A man who never argues with a
woman has the germs of wisdom. I
It pays to be honest but sometimes
pay day Is lute In showing up.
Much of the charity that begins at
home Is too feeble to cross the street.
L OCAL PRODUCE MARKET
Eggs 12V4c per dozen.
Butter 25c per pound.
Hens $3.50 to $4.50 per dozen.
Fryers $3 to $4 per dozen.
Broilers $2 to $2.50 per dozen.
Geese $3.50 to $4 per dozen.
Ducks $3.60 per dozen.
Turkeys 10c per pound. 1
Cows 4c to 5c per pound.
Calves 5c per pound.
Steers 6c per pound.
Mutton 5c per pound.
Hogs 6c to 7c per pound.
Oats 55c per bushel.
Corn 96c per bushel.
Vralrle hay $15 per ton.
Alfalfa $22.50 per ton.
Green hides 7c per pound. '
Dry hides 10c per pound.
music Departmsnt Concert Monday
Nlgh and Commtnctmtnt
The commencement concert of the
Bryan Baptist Academy was thorough
ly enjoyed by a large and appreciative
audience last night
Because of Illness in the family
Mrs. W. C. Davis was unable to ap
pear which made necessary a read
Juatment of two of the voice numbers
on the very afternoon of the perform-
ance. The program went smoothly how
ever and was an artistic success. '
Misses Roste and Reglna Hart play-
ed the Bohm sonata with good expres-
sion and finish and Miss Rosle Hart
In Sonata No 9 by Haydn was bril-
liant her Interpretation being one of
the most enjoyable numbers of the
Little Bess lllnes played the Haydn
sonata movement wltli exquisite touch
and fine phrasing. For one so young
her rendition of both numbers In
which she appeared was wonderful
and completely captured the audience.
Mrs George Adama aang two solo
numbers beautifully to one of which
I Mr. Schaefer of the. A. ft M. College
added much with a well played violin
Miss Ruth Boat mrlght sang pleasing-
ly and played with much rich volume
and brilliancy. ' ;
Kontskl's "Awakenlt of the Lion"
played by four young ladles at the
j piano was a most enj; yable number
of the program. It wV rendered by
Misses l.lllle Fae Sanders Irene Brim-
son Belle- Gainer aiill Annie May
The Bridal Chorus "from Cowen's
"Rose Maid" served as a fitting cli-
max to the evening of music and was
given with excellent regard for
nuance and shading In the more dell-
cate passages and a flood of rich
golden tone where the music called
tor strength and sonority. It was
sung by Mesdames Swancoat and
Adams and Miss Florine Batte so-
pranos; Misses Evelyn Sanders Annie
Belle Batte and Mrs. McQueen first
altos; Mesdames Boatwrlght and Law
rence second altos. Mr. Briscoe dl- j
Commencement day exercises were
held this morning at 10 o'clock at the
Colonial Theatre In the presence of
another large audience.
The feature of the hour was the
commencement address delivered be-
fore the graduating class by Judge
Nelson Phillips of Austin. The epeak-
er was introduced by Hon. W. C. Davis
of this city.
J"- 'l"I"l. 'n his Introductory
renmrks- a""r'd h" 'lnr that
while he deemed It the duty of every
e'"""" o setve the caiiKe of education
ln w SBP ln vey Possible way
that this duty was not the only reason
he came to Bryan on this occasion;
that he came because he really wanted '
to because he loved young people and
the Inspiration and encouragement
their presence always gave him. He
told of his love for Whittler's "Bare-
foot Boy" and said he kept a picture
of the ruddy faced lad hanging in his
library where he often lost himself
In memory of youth's happy days
which memories sometimes became
realities when with hook and line
he bestirred himself from thought and
e and really went fishing In a
nearby stream and lived over again
boyhood daya of youth and pleasure.
Character was the keynote of the ad-
dress and the gifted speaker led his
hearers on from The preparation days
of youth through the vicissitudes of
life amid the storms of fate and trial
and the overwhelming waves of ad-
versity when the soul and heart of
man Is called upon for every fibre of
Its strength and courage and pointed
out the star of faith and hope of which
Paul speaks as the rock upon which
to build the foundation of character.
He told the graduating class that edit-
ration was nersHary of course but
education Is worth nothing alone; ft
must serve the clisrnrtcr that Is with-
in lie reminded I lie in of Ilia privi-
lege of being born and reared and
educated In Texas; or the 1 ltuRe all'
Texans enjoy In being thoss for whom-
San Jacinto was won and hn Alamo-
bathed In blood a'nd asld that every
Texan should ask the question "Am t
worthy of that sacrifice?"
Every word of the speaker w as-
listened to wllb appreciative Interest
and all who heard him enjoyed a real'
At the conclusion of Judjte J'hllllps''
address Rev. R. J. II. Simmons presi-
dent of the academy presented di-
plomas of graduation In the literary p
department to Misses IJIIIe Fae San-
ders Elsie Martin Annie Belle Batte
Ruth Boatwrlvht Marjorte Illttle
Messrs. Aubra Hoguo Tom Sanders
Paul Wantanaba and Arnold Leverton.
Miss Ruth Boatwrlght also received
a diploma from the music department.
Hon. W. C. Davis made the presen-
tation of the annual medals and hon-
ors of the Bryan Baptist Academy ar
Free scholarship at State Univer-
sity Baylor University or Southwest-
ern University for the term of 1914-
15 to Miss Elsie Martin' of this city.
Medal for greatest Improvement In-
music during the term presented by
Mrs. D. D. Easthsm of Italy Texas
awarded to Miss Bess lllnes.
Oratorical medal for the best de-
livery of graduation theme given by
Dr. J. L. Fountain awarded to Miss-
Annie Belle Batte.
Medal given by the Ladles' Aid So-
ciety of the First Baptist Church or
this city for the neatest room In the
dormitory for boys won by Taul Wan-
tanaba. Medal for the highest average lrr
mathematics for the term given an
nually by Mrs. H. O. Boatwrlght
awarded to Miss Annie Belle Batte.
Medal for the neatest room In the
dormitory for girls given by the
American Steam I-aundry awarded to
Miss Amelia Bouvlnghausen of Cy
Medal awarded by Prof. Briscoe of '
the music department to the pupil'
mr.-i rnficlent In piano work award--. '
ed to Miss Ruth Boatwrlght. . '
Medal for the highest grades In-
English during the term gven an
nually by Mrs. R. 8. Webb awarded
to Miss Annie Belle Batte.
Medal for the highest general av
erage made In the achool for the en-
tire term given' annually by Eugene-
Edge was won this year by Miss "Elsie ' "
Commencement day program. In fulf
was as follows: ... .
1. Invocstlon Rev. J. R. Ftyley
2. llano Duet
Addle Lillian Jones and Mr. Briscoe-
3. Colonial Curtsey (Comlns) . . . . .
4. Address to Graduates
Judge Nelson FhllHps-
5. Song Without Words No. 9 (Men-
delssohn) Ethel Hair
6. Presentation of Diplomas
R. J. H. Slmmonr
7. Presentation of Meadls
W. C. Davis;
8. Tell Me Not (Blschoff)
By Associated Preu
Annapolis Md- May '26 William-
Bowlus a Naval Academy cadett was.
Anlniialu uimiii.d(. Vi v (B it . u t rt mYtni trw
By Associated Tresa
Taylor Tex. May 26. The bodies
of Juan Torres and an unknown Mexi-
can woman were found on the rail-
road track near here. The indications
point to murder.
FOUND AI TAYLOR
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Buchanan, A. J. The Bryan Daily Eagle and Pilot (Bryan, Tex.), Vol. 19, No. 156, Ed. 1 Tuesday, May 26, 1914, newspaper, May 26, 1914; Bryan, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth324753/m1/2/: accessed June 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .