Brenham Daily Banner. (Brenham, Tex.), Vol. 28, No. 79, Ed. 1 Wednesday, April 1, 1903 Page: 1 of 4
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BRBNHAM DAILY BANNER
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BRENHAM TEXAS. WEDNESDAY APRIL 1 1903.
JUST RECEIVED _A_T THE
We offer everything in our line at a LOW PRICE, and
Femember we sell ,as Good a Quality Groceries as any
house in the Citvv but we sell them with Less Profit
Fxt^a Good Rio Coffee lo lbs for Si.io
>oice Rio Coffee 8 lbs for.. $i oo
Best Foasted Mocha •> and Java Coffee
y/2 lbs tor
5 lb Bucket Coffee for 90c
Package Coffee 8 and 9 lbs for $1.00
LTea Mixed, per tin, at 35c and 5oc
Corn Starch 4 lbs for y 25c
Tapioc* 3 lbs for 250*!
Evaporated Fruits Peaches, Apricots, '
1'ears, and Plums. Whole Evaporated
Apples. Dried Apples 3 lbs for....^26c
Musiical Raiserr. Fresh Prunes 20 lbs
for $1 00
Good Mblasses, per Gallon 25c
Choice Molasses, per Gallon from 2I to Soc
Flour to Suit Everybody from $1. per sack up,
Also Friends Oats, Banner Oats, Force, Mfilta Vita, Barly,
Cream of Wheat, Sago, Cakes and Crackers, Saratago Flakes,
Cheese Straws, and Graham Wafers. Also Corn, Bran, and
Hay at Lowest Price. Come and see us. We save you money,
Phone No. 8.
Respectfully, J. H. OUEBE.
To Bread Consumers
Notice is hereby given that
We will have 110 special opening days this season,
but invite the ladies of Brenham and vicinity to call
and inspect our beautiful display of
which we are now showing. Our prices are #1 ways the
lowest, so do not fail to see us for Spring Millinery.
Miss Bettie Bronenkant,
Milliner lor i^^Er-
, EL IT. HOHLT
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have moved our bakery to the bnild
ing formerly occupied by Wm.
Braun, on St. Charles street, where
customers can obtain bread as well
as at our confectionery.
M. J. Amsler & Co.
THE TORY fOUND HIM NOT guilty
A VERDICT FOUND IN IS MB
Celebrated Ex-Sheriff Discusses Plans For
Future With The Reportar-Will
Go to Lake Charles.
•^The jury in the case of the
State vs. Garrett Soott for the
murder of a negro in 1874, at 1:30
o'clock Tuesday afternoon
brought in a verdict of not guilty,
after having deliberated over the
case for less than fifteen minutes.
This verdict was reached unani-
mously on the first ballott, and
the only discussion in the jury
room arose over a question of
manslaughter as brought out in
The arguments in this cele-
brated case began in the morn-
ing and continued up until noon.
District Attorney J. P. Buchanan
was assisted in the prosecution
by Mathis & Pace of this city and
the defendant was represented
by Hon. Ben S. Rogers of this
city and W. F. Tarver of Hous-
ton, all of whom spoke.
The case went to the jury at
noon, when court was adjourned
until in the afternoon. Long be-
fore the hour arrived for re-con-
vening court, the jury announced
that they had found a verdict
and a special officer was dis-
patched after Judge Sinks, who
came at once and convened
court. The defendant came in
soon after the arrival of Judge
Sinks. He was accompained by
his wife and his two neices, Mrs.
Cornelia Karcherof Houston and
Miss Corilla Tuck of Abilene,
both of whom he had reared from
childhood, and his aunt, Mrs.
Ellis Neblett of Anderson. The
party took seats inside the bar
and awaited the reading of the
verdict with Bome impatience.
Scott himself, who during the
argument in the forenoon had
exhibited no concern whatever
in the proceedings, listening to
the speeches attentively but
without the expression of any
emotion in his features, showed a
keener interest than he had at
any other time during the brief
trial of the case. He appeared
to be nervous, but confident.
Immediately after the eourt
was called to order by Judge
Sinks, District Clerk Krug read
the verdict, which found the de-
fendant not guilty. Kinsmen,
jurora and spectators crowded
around the man whose troubles
had brought him such notoriety
and congratulated him, A couein
threw his arm around Scott's
neck and patted him affection-
ately on thte back, while tears
rolled down his cheeks. The
scene was an affecting one and
there were several wet eyea in
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mrta waff/e wonders
NEW YORK STORE
SEED CORN J I April 6th, 7th and 8th, 1903.
IOWA SILVER MINE.
WISCONSIN WHITE DENT.
ALL KINDS OP
! GARDEN &, FLOWER SEED!
O. SCHAWE * SON.
The Rial to Canner is a simplet
practical Sevice which enables
the consumer to can fruits, toma-
toes, eto., at a very small cost.
Highly endorsed by all users.
For further particulars call or ad-
dress, L. D. Allen, Agent.
Over Amaler's Building.
Firest perfumes and toilet ar-
ticles in the city, at Tristram's
Give your orders for state •
ments, letter and bill heads, en-
velopes, and anything you may
want in the printing line, to the
home printers. The Banner does
as good work ami on just as good
paper as printing offices in the
large cities. >Jhe type, paper,
ink and press work are equal to
the best. Give us a trial order
and be convinced.
Our IMIISS HTJ THMACHEB, who has charge of
our Millinery Department, has just visited all the Eastern Markets and secured
for us the finest line of Millinery ever shown in Brenham. It will be.to your in_
terest to see our line before making your selection. A comparison of style and
prices is all we ask in soliciting y >ur patronage.
We are receiving daily ouiv Spring stock and will be able to show you the
largest variety of Spring novelties, such as embroidered Chiffon, Muslin, \ tlior,
Grenadine, LaFayette, Silk Linen, De Linen, Etauine, French Voille, and all the
Confirmation and Graduating Dresses a specialty.
Yours Very Respet&fnlly,
CATHER & BUSTER
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Rankin, John G. Brenham Daily Banner. (Brenham, Tex.), Vol. 28, No. 79, Ed. 1 Wednesday, April 1, 1903, newspaper, April 1, 1903; Brenham, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth482621/m1/1/: accessed December 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Library Consortium.