The Bryan Daily Eagle and Pilot (Bryan, Tex.), Vol. 30, No. 118, Ed. 1 Wednesday, May 17, 1916 Page: 4 of 4
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THE BRYAN DAILY EAGLB
WEDNESDAY HAY 17 1911
MARY PICKFORD IN "POOR LITTLE PEPPINA"
At the Queen Thursday Benefit of Boy 8couts.
PROF. WRIGHT INVENTOR.
Designs Useful and Practical Physics
Sv.lcs of Texas A. & M. College has
designed a very simple unique piece
of apparatus for determining t-oef-fictont
of elasticity or Young's Mo-
dulus. Many different types of ap
paratus for this purpose are on the
market both foreign and American !
make but they all bave objectionable
features such as cost. Inaccuracy dif-
ficulty of manipulation' and length of
time required for the student to make
test With the purpose of overcom-
lng these handicaps Mr. Wright 'plants. Then scatter a tablespoonful
worked for several months last year'of nitrate of soda around each bill
cn the unsolved problem and at last and cultivate clean. Never prune
aoooeeded through the employment of .the vines at all. In the absence of
js method involving an entirely new
principle of operation. Ills apparatus
coals about one-eighth ' as' much as
those on the market; measures ac-'
cnrately to one twenty flve Uuhdredtbs
of the Inch and the average aophtf-
snore student can ruq several tests
nritk ease and understanding tn the
iiuraal laboratory period of two hours.
After the model had been perfected
!laat year Mr. Wright had four sets
.constructed In the physics shop
which alnce then have been used by
n of the sophomore engineers with
-entire satisfaction to the Instructors
..anl students. Mr. Roberts and Mr.
Cadwell of the Central Scientific
Company Chicago have examined the
apparatus carefully and they are In-
-. terestcd In putting It on the market
.lor Mr. Wright
"The many attractive features of this
.new device for the determination of
coefficient of elasticity ' which Is a
atandard experiment In the colleges
i and universities will doubtless Insure
.its gonoral use.
Hamilton Revelle and Marguerite your I ant Name when she starts call-
Snow In "A Half a Million Bribe" at lng you by your First Name. Clncln-
the Queen Saturday. nati Kmiulrer.
PALM BEACH SUITS
Come and get you one while I have the size.
MESS AN A Cl VENTURA
Opposite Parker Lumber Office.
3000 Shoots For 25c
The Soft as Old Linen Kind
Has well's Book Store
HOW TO GROW WATERMELONS.
"Please give the best method of
growing watermelons on sandy land?
How much fertilizer should I use?
1)068 11 W t0 Prun0 the vnesr
thousands of acres in I
where I live OurnBn nulr lo ' uuiujuid num. nw
growers prepare the land in Decern-1
ber or January and check It out 8x3 1
feet and put hair a Dusnei or more oi
manure In each check and let It He
until spring to rot. Then they add a
handful of a good fertilizer on this
at planting time and mix It well and
make up the bill and plant. When a
good stand Is secured tbln to two
manure put In the bill about a bushel
of black mold from the woods and
then mix cotton seed meal and acid
phosphate equally and put a handful
of this well mixed In t'ae woods mold
and cover and make the hill. W. F.'obey tha provision of international
Massey In the Progressive Parmer.
WISE AND OTHERWISE.
jsaia ne -vni u.u uu u ...
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' . . Qha.Jh .h
vmitiaT man wpni in kihb tmu aKuiiiL
vuur will. oniu -
I don't believe such a thing could be
possible." Indianapolis Star.
Ah! to be devout. I am none the
less human. MoIIere.
Dyer "Is It the kind of a play you
can take a girl to see?" Ryer "No:
li the k ' ' P
rum. uuo. i
Born In the garret In the kitchen
! The Professor "I'm afraid my
dear young lady that you find static-
sties very dry things." The Dear
YounK Udy "Not always. Lieuten
ant Smyth told me there were 40ft-1
(Hin.ooo.ooo people In the world an l I
was the prettiest girl of the lot."
! A few ounces of horse sense would
render some pcoplo almost Intelligent. -
It's the thing you don't want tha
people are always willing to hand you
I And you had better look out for
BY SHIP SALES
Captured Vessels and Cargoea Since
War Started Yield Big Revenue
(Corresiiondence of Associated Press)
London May 17. A net gain of $24-
250000 has been realized by Great
Britain from the seizure of enemy
ships and their cargoes in the last
twenty months of the war according
to the record of the prize court. The
government has captured 157 ships
which have been disposed of after
decision by the prize court as fol-
Requisitioned .' 42
Detained till after the
war and requisitioned 73
Total 157 195970
The results of the sales have been
Proceeds of condemned ves-
sels and Interest $ 1674026
Expenses of sale 26540
Total proceeds of saleB of '
ships and cargoes 34250000
There are many more vessels and a
large quantity of cargo still before the
court. Some Idea of the work already
done may be gathered from the fact
that more than 1000 writs for prize
proceedings bave been Issued.
The goods which bave been seized
and condemned as contraband repre
sent every possible variety ranging
from windmills tomnstones and hu-
intended for the Berlin Zoo.
Note to Lansing Cautions Observance
of International Law In Sea
Washington May 17. Germany in
a note presented to Secretary Lansing
by Count von Bernstorff Tuesday
warns neutral governments that mer-
chant ships flying neutral flags must
law in regard to their conduct when
'stopped by a German submarine and
ithat they Incur danger should ther
I turn their ships hi the direction of
rmmirii. dated Mav 12
. . .
frora tle Cerman embassy and signeu
by Count von Bernstorff cites an In
cldent which occurred last January
when a German submarine fired on
the Dutch steamer Bandoeng. This
retmItedi the statement says when the
'steamer did not stop upon being slg-
'nailed but turned toward the U-boat
t ncreMed apeed. The submarine
commanjt.r 8 (&ld to have thought
Bandoeng w" Drl8h VMC n
digguige and to nave openca lire.
Eventually a man quits wandering
around with a chip on his shoulder.
Your own property is concerned
when your neighbor's house Is on fire
SHIPS MUST NOT
TURN ON SUBS
Took Second Game of 8eries From A.
A M. College by Score of
11 to 8.
Austin Texas- May 17. Munch and
Smith were powerless before the Uni-
versity of Texas Longhorns and only
after eleven tallies had been counted
Olson went in and stemmed the tide.
The Farmers scored elulit times. A.
& M. made things look uncertain In
the sixth. After they 'batted around
once for four runs Carmlchacl went
in and escaped with two more. A. &
M. scored twice in mo tlilrcV. rtlgney
and Russell led A. & M. In hitting'
the former getting two the latter two. .
Ezell Williams and Keltner did the
star stick work for Texas. Ezell hit
a homer Williams a three-bagger and
a single and Keltner three singles.
In the second with the bases full
Williams made a beautiful stab of
Burns' line drive and wound up A. &
M.'s chances in that frame.
Sellars Thomas pitched a pretty
game until the sixth when on ac
count of recent Illness he weakened
The game was very exciting
throughout. The onslaught of A. & M.
In the sixth raised the rooters from
their mood of satisfaction and from
that Inning forward every person In
the grounds spectators and players
were on their toes. This wound up
the season for Texas and gave them
the state intercollegiate champion-
ship. The score was 11 to 8 in favor
Houston and Texas Central Files 8ult
For Damages Done In Tearing
Up Switch Track.
Quite a lengthy document waa filed
In District Clerk J. W. Barron'a of-j
flee Tuesday afternoon by Taliaferro
ft Armstrong attorneys for the II. ft!
T. C Railway against the City of j
Bryan and making Aldermen Tyler;
Haswell John C. Vick and J. S. Doane
and former Alderman Sam B. Wilson
as parties 'defendant to the suit
The papers Include a suit for dam-
ages and an Injunction jointly. The.
suit Is for damages to the amount of
$5000 and the Injunction is to restrain .
the city from Interfering with the rail-'
road when It gets ready to put the
track back like It was before same
was torn up by tne city me sun
grew out of the removal by the City
of Bryan of one or the II. ft T. C.
switch tracks In order to pave the In-
tersection of Main and Fannin Streets.
It will be remembered that some
time ago the city officials and the
Commercial Club took the matter of
moving this switch track up with the
officials of the road. Promise after
promise bad moen made but the track
was left alone and was kept In con-
stant use by the railroad as a transfer
track. On Saturday night May 6 the
City Council hold a called meeting
and let a contract to pave the Inter-
secting street which the track crossed
and Issued an order to remove all ob-;
strucllons. The track was removed at J
once and the paving done the some
night. The filing of the suit followed.
Judge J. C. Scott of tho Twentieth
Judicial District has set June 7 fori
the hearing and the outcome wllr be j
looked forward to with much Interest.
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EXPENSIVE OFFICE SUPPLIES.
Mr. II. F. James locaMianager for
the Wcstorn Union Telegraph Com-
I uiAB.ti... .ft.ranflll
two brooms and three ix-nclla from
the head office In Chicago. Tho
freight on same was $1.67. Mr. Jamea
came over lo town and mado Investi-
gation and found that ha could have
. ... . i. .. . In tlrvan for
DOIlRni tiv pallia n j
85 cents. Quite expensive arucius ror
tho telegraph company.
FIRE DAMAGED OIL MILL.
150.000 Loss Suffered at Crockett
CrockclL Texas May 17- Ore
orUlnatlng In the lint room of rhe
riant of the Houston County Oil Mill
and Manufacturing Company Tuesday
evening damaged the building and
contents machinery and fixtures to
the extent of fSO.OOO. The loss Is
partially covered by Insurance. The
origin of the fire Is unknown but Is
supposed to have been caused by a
hot boa In the machinery. The plant
will be rebuilt at once.
lie who ran be forced to art against
bis will does not know ho to dl.
SUIT IS LED
I S THE CITY
FOR RENT Nice unfurnished rooms.
J. Munday 709 East Anderson St.
FOR RENT Eight-room house.
TWO ROOMS furnished or unfur-
nished to rent First house below
FOR RUNT i.Mulo lots In town city
water barn space. W. J. Coulter.
WANTED Out bran and chop sacks.
Bryan Ice Co.
WANTED TO BUY Close In a good
home and fifty acres of good land.
J. F. Denena.
FOR SALE Cinders :5c per
Bryan Ice Co.
FOR SALE One registered Jersey
bull one Jack and three Shetland
ponies. M. W. Sims.
FOR SALE Full-blood Eskimo setter
pup. Mrs. 1 J. Cox.
FOR SALE New Arrow bicycle
man's size. Will sell at a bargain
for cash. J. M. Barron.
Now Is the time to wire your house.
Get my prices. Matt Rlordan phone
"Little boy little boy. you shouldn't
fight that way." "Hold off with your
peace talk lady. One more punch on
the nose from me and I'll have this
kid ready to listen to you." Detroit
Latest in Styles.
Cleaning and Pressing
Work Called for and
CITY TAILOR SHOP
5 jjiji.ii.ii nrni i- "" "i
L0VIS1ANA TEXAS LINES
Five Trains Daily
Between New Orleans and
Three Trains Daily
Between New Orleans and
Double Daily Service
Between New Orleans HouS
ton San Antonio El Paso
Through Pullman Sleeping
New Orleans to all Above-
Mentioned Polnta and to
Galveston. Dallas Fort
Worth and Colo. Locations
On All Through Trains.
Three Trains Daily
Between Houston and Dal-
las. Two Trains Daily
Between Houston Ft Worth
Waco and Austin.
Two Trains Daily
Between Houston and hre
Between Houston and Dallas
DR. ALGIE BENBOW
OVER FIR1T NATIONAL BANK
MRS T. M. EWING
wlahra tn announce that ahe hu an
chiMlve Una of lMtESS GOODS (or Spring
and Bummer wear several thouaund earn-
plea to aulect from NEW YOKK manu-
facturer! and Importer alao latoet ma-
turlula for MliN'B HIIIIITH and table linen
from tliu ruinous mills of Bvlfiiat Ireland.
Kotalnlna the Position as Comltere for
SHltKI.t.A COMPANY. Phone 242.
Wedding flowers floral emblems
cut flowers plants roses sweet peas
carnations Easter lilies and Calla
lilies. Phone direct.
SCOTT FLORAL CO.
V. B. Hudaon
Chae. 8. Hudson
Pres. & Oen. Mgr.
Complete Abstracts of Brazos County
"Better to be ear Than Sorry"
Have us to make your abstracts and ex
amine your land titles.
We are associated with the Indemnity
company in which we can Insure
your land titles.
Exchange Barber Shop
WE TRY TO
T. A. Adams Prop.
JOE B. RISD
Life isi Aeeldent
Maura S to 10 A. M. Bryan T
. Office Maaonle Temple
Classes Fined. -
J. W. PAYNE
Eyes Scientifically Examinee
with 7. M. Caldwell
OR. R. H. HARRISON
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
Special Attention to Genltc-Urlnal and
Office Commerce Building.
Phone 196. Resldsnce Phone13S
DR. W H. LAWRENCt
Phenee Residence BBS; Offlee II
- - - - ---.. nnnj-u-u-
Oil Burning Route
SUMMER TOURIST ROUND TRIP
TICKETS ON SALE DAILY: '
NEW YORK $61.50
$43 60 via NEW ORLEANS
ST. PAUL .'. 4$Yl5
ST. LOUIS 31.95
KANSAS CITY J LIS
CALIFORNIA ( 3.00
DENVER........ i J 65
LIMIT TO RETURN OCTODER Blst
STOP-OVERS ALLOWED I
SYLVAN PEACH fc.00
CORPUS CHRISTI.... 11.80
LIMIT TO RETURN IN 90 DAYS
8. II. HARRIS
Will cure Rheumatism Neu
ralfiia Headaches Cramps. Colic
Sprains Bruisci.Cuti Burns Old
Sores Tetter Ring-Worm Ec-
zema etc. Aatiseptio Anodyne
used internally or externally. 25c
LUMBER AND BUILDINO
"LONG LEAP LUMPER. All b'llld-
Inn materials. Complete house Mils
skipped anywhere. Quick shlpnwuta.
Grade and count guaranteed. Exami-
nation allowed. Send estimate. In-
dependent Co-Operative Lumber Co.
Lake Charles. La."
NOTICE In order to avoid a rush
onvmovln dr all parties now hold-
ItiR boxes will rail within the next
!en dsvs and place depoull of 0c km
receive key for boxes in new office.
JNO. R. ASTIN P. M.
Matt Rlodan has resigned his posi-
tion as electrician for tho 1). I) White
aerate and will open a place of busi-
ness Jqi himself. 1
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Buchanan, A. J. The Bryan Daily Eagle and Pilot (Bryan, Tex.), Vol. 30, No. 118, Ed. 1 Wednesday, May 17, 1916, newspaper, May 17, 1916; Bryan, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth325357/m1/4/: accessed December 11, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .