Brenham Daily Banner. (Brenham, Tex.), Vol. 27, No. 252, Ed. 1 Wednesday, December 31, 1902 Page: 2 of 4
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M>w, rablUboT Mid rrovrlotoT
yB^P4rM08«^"DSC. 31. 1902.
Mah mt'llah is dead again,
and It U to be hoped for the last
After arbitration what then?
In other word®, who is going to
Change of Life
Most Critical tvriod.
••Tin mmuia l» * motl""r/itlll.
The Dullest '"'"IC
5 ?rsa^"w «*» i4
put up the money for Venezuela? §
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t-„i, frwm tu«
i and J»*i« «>'»< « r t» wS!t
'pr i.rpatm»mt, *>»** without
iu tliufi st'.uutf *\ *•:
Our own Minister Bowen is
still standing on the burning
deck in Caracas whence all but
he have fled. |
Mr. Carnegie wants to be an
editor. We know of several op*
portunities in Texas for gratify-
ing his whim. '
The allied powers have suc-
ceeded in transforming an erst-
while villian into i. popular here,
in the person of Castro.
Perhaps the sapient Empress
Dowager of China is wondering
whether Venezuela is suffering
from a case of Boners in her
The Tyler Daily Courier says-
"Don't undertake to bold up
your head in church when you
are in debt to your preacher."—
Or the editor.
The police of several of our
cities might get a few pointers
from some of the rubbers who
are making such successful raids
on the gambling places.
The Missouri state law provid-
ing that suicide shall not be a
defense against the payment of
a life insurance policy has been
tested in the supreme court of
the United States, and upheld.
"ONE thing about the Congres-
sional Record—it never gets out
special holiday editions."—Dal
las Times-Herald. Another die
similarity is that it never runs
the caption, "No Paper Next
Even unreconstructed South-
erners will admit that the quiet
Christmas of New England is
better than the yuletide celebra-
tion in certain parts of Kentucky,
where the atmosphere is sur-
charged with what Opie Read
calls "cutlery and shootlery."
It may be all right for those
Ohio girls to form an anti-liquor-
cigarette club, and never asso-
ciate With any" young man who
indulges in either, but every
Brenham girl that tries it will
die an old maid—if she does't
oo« 89 H 5J «*iii
lor kaffwrtiv* i*>m'&
,tm ■ ...
O f !».—CWwtle'H
tar w»n.ank »d, lVMfc vl w»tW*J
<tn<l win :.
**dfcn! wlrlef Mid Uivli-ustioM.
emigrate to Ohio.
News items are getting
in Dallas. One of her metropol
itan paper says: "There was
committee in town today to buy
candy and oranges for a Christ-
mas tree in the country, and the
members looked mighty impor
The small boy and his large
cannon cracker must have been
doing some damage to the editor
of the Dallas Times-Herald—at
least to hid" feelings,—as this lit
tie note of disgust would seem to
jniicate: "If people knew the
birthday of the devil, wonder
how it would be. celebrated
"No paper next week," is the
caption that was run in the ma
jority of our exchanges just pre-
ceding Christmas. It will not
make its appearance until the
"glorious Fourth," or, unlese
run with a modification, by some
of them, like this: "Suspended
Keep your bowels active if you would
preaetTe your health. A doit pf Prickly
Ach Bitters now and then doei this to per-
fection. foM by Jot-1 ristram.
In view of the fact that Texas
is growing largely prohibition in
fact as well as sentiment, it will
be found of interest to note that
Vermont, which has been a pro-
hibition state for some years
past, has, by a recent act of her
legislature*, decided to grant
liquor license, though at^ very
high rate, One of the conditions
of the bill permitting the sale of
liquor, is that it shall not be sold
within 200 feet of any church or
CO* OVBK S1XTC jtsakh,
Mr*. Window's Soothing Syrup has Ueo
used for over m**f years by miliums of moth-
er* for their chmlrea while teething, with per-
fect mccess. It toolhet the child, softens the
crams. altars *11 pais, cures wind colic, and if
UeW.t/medy WAarrhoe*; it will relive
Z £'r little wfferer J*
dr»ktici«u in e»ery part of the world. Be tare
and **k far "Mr>, W inslww's Soothing Syrup"
and tafct so other kind TwenT-fi»e eeet* «
There can be no doubt in the
minds of unprejudiced-men as to
the demoralizing effect of lynch
ing. Mob law is worse than no
law, in some instances; in oth-
ers, it must be admitted, it has
served as a restraint to the spmt
Despite the fact that scores of
negroes are lynched annually,
they continue to commit barbar-
ous crimes, with the certainty o
death before them. Not alone is
the negro the criminal, but many-
whites as well.
In view of this fact, it must be
eaid that mob lav., like prohibi-
tion, doesn't prohibit We will
go further: mob law is a most
dangerous element in our pres-
ent sociological conditions—one
to be dreaded as an enemy to
our fundamental principles of
government. Both it and its
antithesis, government by in
junction, belong in the class of
extreme evils of the present day,
The recent case of a Kansas
mob that lynched the wrong
man, under the beat and excite-
ment of the moment, is but
one instance of the evil results
of mob law. There are many
other ways in which such law
might prove far more detriment-
al to the country, since they
would affect the lives and inter-
est of every person instead of
But it is safe to predict that
mob violence will continue under
the sociological conditions now
prevalent in this country. It has
its birth and existence in public
sentiment, and public sentiment
is moulded by the effect of ad-
ministration of the prevailing
laws of the country. True, we
may not openly advocate lynch-
ing; we may even denounce it.
Yet every sane man knows that
united condemnation and action
on the part of the great majority
of our people would stamp out
the evil to such an extent that
it would be practically unknown.
In such a state of affairs where
mob violence is a constant men-
ace to our best institutions of
free government, it bespeaks a
weakness Bomewhere. There
must be something wrong with
society: and as society is regula-
lated by government, there must
ba something weak ia our gov-
Probably, at last, there is some
truth in the claim set up by de-
fenders of the mob evil, that the
ends of justice are too often de-
feated by mercenary lawyers
and scheming politicians,
Q»w*l of the fight Bgamst
I CUytoo, ambassador to
tor Penrose, of
..ober*. waged against th« Ameri
street aihf««*4er nearly f°«
Dr. Shedd has bev part^f, crip-' I ■■
pJed by a fractured e't#ricle, but
will be glad to welcome patients
and friend* in her new office.
ol Ohio, City of Toledo, \
Locus County. / **•
Frank J. Cbejnsy makes oa\,hs that ht is
the Mjmor member of th« firm ol J■ Oh&-
ney & Co., doing business in the city of 1 o-
ledo, county and state a foresaid and that
said firm wiii pay the mm of ONE HbJN-
DKKD DOLL ARB for each and every case
of catarrh that cannot be cured by the u&» cf
Swora to before me »nd fuWcnbod ia mj
^ - , presence, ibis 6th day of D»-
i IUI. > cember, a. D. 1886.
I , I A. W. Glkison,
Hall's c«t»rrb Cure is taken internally and
acts duectly on the blood and raucous ear
•kcee oi tb« evstem. Send for testimonials,
free. F. J. CHENKY & 00., Toledo, O.
hkild by druggistJ, 75c.
Hall's Kami'v 1'IUs are the beat.
American corsets are new
driving the Paris style of corsets
out of England and Frenoh' ma>
kers are sending to the b nited
States for patterns? Think of
that women f Thousands of cor-
sets are sold in this country,
made in New Jersey and Con'
necticut and are sold as coming
Tfee kidney* fccin wben tuoy are ora-
worked ar.d tlws t-.osiDle ..Tt(>u» ten v>
anlcas promptly reno* ved. Pritkly Asb
(jit'er- i»»!»i able kidney toyiO a'^B bowel
rojuHl/ir r «!<l pv Jot. 1 riiiiam
Ths V.a««3'ul8 of Salisbury, by tho
/ -'w»-it dressed man lo the
■p tiekelt 3 a fuEBj ,toiT apro-
f * recently related,
Write for (lescrlpn il°°d not
TJ. A miff Hoover
a. 0. P. 4 t. a., liovjW sult wa"
' H- ui-aftiflg
* T. HoustonJiip went
November 1st to December 1st.
"When tradedf>tp and presented
on or before December 1st will
be cashed for 50 cents and Ae-
' posited to compete for one of
the three jsmee offered to the
customers buying the most goods
at our stoe during tWs Grcftt
1st Prize $'20 in Gold.
2nd Prize $10 in Gold.
3rd Prize $5 in Gold.
Those prizes _oro given extra,
besides the SOc'for every cortifi-
cat© which has been traded out.
All certificate must be traded
out during November.
GATHER & BUSTER.
Just think of getting Clothing
at ridiculously low prices, and then
five per cent of your money back,
besides getting a chance at one of the
three big prizes.
50 Boys' Suits worth $1.00 now 50c.
75 Boys' Suits worth $2.00 now V»sc.
50 Boys' Suits worth f3.00now SI •*•>«•
100 Mew's Suits worth $8.00 now *4.98.
75 Men's Suits worth $10.00 now
50 Men's Suits worth f 15.00 now *».<>«.
Big Slices in Prices on all better
grades, such as Fechheimer, Fishel
& Co.. J. Mann & Sons, Eiderheim-
er tein & Co., Hamilton Carhardt
& Co.'s union made pants and
1 Lot to close out at 19e.
1 Lot to close out at 4S)c.
1 Lot to close out at 69c.
1 Lot to close out 89c.
You get the rebate, besides get-
ting the goods for less tnan any
other house in South Texas will sel
them to you.
Bargains in Staples.
1 Case Oood Ore»s Calico
1 CMe Good Shirting Calico ■
l Case Good Drew Outing
1 Casa Ijood Apron OI<«£t)KiO.
a Remnants and Short Lengihs
at half price and less, see our Bar
gain Counter arranged for this
After you lift Via traded
certificate oat you get 50
eeijts br„ek, you deposit the
certificate at our office, and
will bo given another certi-
ficate -which will be redeem-
ed and deposited when
t raded out and so on during,
the Sale which lasts one
month. All certificates
must be in by December 1st
in order to get a chance at
the three Big Cash Prizes
which will be given Decem-
ber 1st, 1902.
Make your bill with us and let
us save, vou some money, as
the times force everybody to
trade where they can get the
most for their money.
yours for bargains.
NEW YORK STORE.
Gather & pester, Props
That Gives the Best.
That lives to such princi-
ples: is the one the public
favor—the store they learn
to rely ijpon. To secure
fullest pleasure and satisfac-
tion in one's buying, it is
necessary that you feel this
Confidence, this Certainly of
results. Aside from this
feature here, there's a Price
Certainty—an absolute as-
surance that you're buying
the item as low as equal
qualities can be sold else
whore—oftime, as well, re-
sulting in an important sav-
ing to you.
Cather & Buster.
We have all kinds of
Inducements to offer
Odds and Ends in Shoes, Odd Lots of
Clothing, Bemnants of Percales and
Ginghams, and Dress Goods and Silks at
Ridiculously Low Prices.
Brenhanj's Greatest Store,
Ever held in Brenham.
Sale starts Nov. 1st,
and closes Dec. 1st, 1902.
We invito our friends and
customers fro pa all parts of the
county to attend this Sale.
Bring your trade coupon with
you and have the amotint of
yO\\r nurehase punched.
YOlTRS FOE BARGAINS,
Cather & Buster.
November ist, 1902,
Is the date the sale starts,
p.ntf you will get a rebate on
( very cent you spend with
us during this Sale, and a
chance to get one of the
three big pmes.
| Shoe Baroains For the Bla sale
1 500 pairs Childrcns Low Cut Shoes _
will go at 49c
$1.25 Ladies' Shoes will go at 9»e
$1.75 Ladies' Shoes will go at...... fl J&
$1.25 Child's School Shoes now only 980
$1.00 buys a good men's shoe.
$1.00 buys ft' good Ladies Sho*e during
the Big Rebate-Sale.
Sale Ends Dec. 1, '02
Parasols md "Jmtrellas.
1 Lot steel rod at -10 cents.
1 Lot steel rod at 69 cents.
1 Lot steel rod at 89 cents.
1 Lot beautiful pearl and gold
handles just the thing for a Christ-
mas present at bargain prices.
Three Cash Prizes offered to the
three persons buying the mrist goods
during this Salo.
YOURS FOR BARGAINS,
Cather & Buster.
Ladles' Tailor Made Suits
a 5 per cent Reduction on
all Ready-to-W ear Gar-
ments, besides the 5 per
C a"'1 chance at the
three big priaes.
$8.00 Ladies' Suit for $5.00.
$10.00 Ladies' Suit for 8.00.
12.00 Ladies' Suit for 9.00.
20.00 Ladies' Suit for 15.00.
25.00 Ladies' Suit for 18.00.
Big slice in prices 011
jackets and Capes during
the Big Rebate Sale. Full
line of Monte Carlo Jack-
LADIES' SHIRT WAISTS
Just received a full line
of Silk and Wool Waists.
1 Lot beautiful all wool waists only.. 980
1 Lot embroidered fronts all wool only IMjj.
t'Lot handsome evening waists only. .&.49.
1 Lot slat seams all wool • • f».vS-
/^>Get Sop $1.00.
16 yards Green Ticket Lindale lor 11.00
20 ya\'ds Godd Bleach Domestic Jor $1.00
'20 yards Good Canton Flannel for $1.00
30 yards Good Outing Flannel for $1.00
25 yards Good Calico for $1.00
' Noddubt, yon will wonder tow we
can afford to sell Goods so cheap, and
then give you a rebate besides, and a
chance at the three big prizes, the secret
is, the carpenters will commence, Janu-
ary 1st, to remodel our building, we have
| decided rather than store the Goods to
Offer them at a great sacrifice,
OUR STOC MUST
rhe carpenters will com-
mence January 1st to re-
model one of our build-
ings, and ihe Goods will
have to be moved out while
the carpenters are at work,
so we have deeidecf to offer
the goods at a great sacri-
fice rather than store them
away. This is the greatest
chance to buy your winter
suppites at just half i'ue re-
Brenhavn's Greatest Store.
7M i 50 i do
50 I oO I 5<> ! i.00 I i.oti
H'Vg'TQRT'c-, r«rj ^61 So
f or Every Certificate
. When the figures on the margin
of l-Jiis certificate areptiaehed out.
We .will give you 5« cents in
cakhi for'this certificate, and de-
[foB$ for one of throe gold prizes:
$2(1) First Prize.
$1(j) Second Prize.
Tteceniber 1, 1902,
Bnvinftt the most Goods during
our Nliyeinber Unloading bales.
Every Vlnpartment will be full of
bargai% during our Gigantic
Sale. S '
CAiher & Busfer, Props.
m " koi; ora-—
GIGANTIC. UNLOADING SALE.
Slicing the pieces, ill each
and every department to re-
duce our mammoth stoek
which is the lafgest in this
section ol the State, we
refusco that we aje over-
stocked, aad the goods
must be sold.
i 'ft. . an I .» ■ 1" ' -s- . ~y i -,r , i..,T.r, —
QA.THILii & BUSTER- Brenham, Tex. ^
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UW HOLIDAY BATES
Will sell tickets at one fare plus $2 for the round
trip, Dec. 13, 17, 21, 22, 23. 26. Limit 30 davs.
Cotton Beit trains carry Pullman Sleepers at night.
Parlor Ca'e Cars during the day, and Through
Coaches itiu1 Free keciining Chair Cars both day
and night. The service compares favorably with
that of any road in the country.
Write and tell us where you are going and when
you win leave, and we will tell you wbat your nckct
will cost and what train to take to make the rest
time and connections.
. 0, waonkr. t. P. ttttte, D. m. morqas,
T. F. A.. *•». T.I. t A., Conk»n, Tex. f.' A., n. Waits, Tat.
W. H. WEEKS, 8. r. * T. A,, Tylw. T«.
Lubin'a, Duval's, Lnutier'f, Orown Perfumery Co., Imperial,
LazfU's, E»at«rman'a, Freeman's. Miller'i, Colgate 8.
"iEfflll ATOMIZSBS AT LOWEST POSSIBLE PR1CI
A full linn ol Imported and Domestic Toilet »nd*Medio.msl
R; HI. T .n bin's. IBHK STORE, Bralaa
j. m&rn m% ■
Carlisle & Co.,
8en'l Insurance Agents.
Offee over Jemrtrr
Cooking and Heating stoves
cheap at Haaly's hardware store.
■P Jb. CARD,
Not balng physically »W« » do jurtlce to
% g«ner»J pr»<3tice, IhiV©decidedtodto
sn office pradios. Morpbind, Wbukey,
t'oeaiJie, Tobacco and Ruptare, alao prirale
diseases of men, as well aa all female diseases.
A care guaranteed to erery case where pa-"
Heats will strictly follow directions. Coap-
tation ran. J. S. HOLLAND, M, D.
Four small cottages on Vulcan
and Rippetoe streets. Prices
from $600 to 11,000. Apply at
- -DEAlERS IS—.
Dry Goods, Miens, Giotiiing,
Liquors, Wines, &cM
Zurcher Building, West Street,
Bar Room attached supplied with tile 6n<J«-
Lioaors sbj dgars. Polite atteaUon. *3'1*
ronage solicited, i-'fsh P|F a)w»Y* un tar
SANTA FE SALOOffffrO
Uppo«lt« Onion Depot, BieBbam, t«M.
Open day and night. Hot and cUd laneh
F ih and Oysters serrad to order at all hew.
The best Liquor* and Cigan in &e city. Ho
better alar* to town to ga^what yoa want
KMmm.fl Bra* always on tap.
aoimt no* t*aou**« oouoh cuaa.
' V H KI HfliT. * anatt>|
Dr. Emily Shedd,
OlBce Hours; 3 to « p. m.
OmOM. North Side of Courthouse
Bring yoar dollars to us^ anu
get more and better goods at
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