The Daily Hesperian (Gainesville, Tex.), Vol. 17, No. 290, Ed. 1 Wednesday, November 6, 1895 Page: 4 of 4
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Protect Your Eyes.
Properly adjusted spectacles
are something that
has long been in
Hirschberg, the well
expert of St Louis,
Mo., and New York has appointed
W. B. Kinne agent for his [cele-
brated non-changeable spectacles
ami eye-glass**, where a complete
aMortment can always he found.
Prof. H. Hlrschberg or one of his
staff, will remain iu Gainesville
November 25 and 2t>, and all those
in need of properly adjusted spec-
tacles and eve-glasses shonld avail
themselves of this opportunity.
If yon are in the market for a
rar|»et go to J. J. Kackley and see
his new stock. He cau interest
i art act arraa* *ut«>Bt for aaal* of any
la Ik* waal. bat a« tba famous Uar
baaaaa at polat* wbar* train* ar-
!»• al raaalar »aal boar*
ThroveL Pullaaaa tlaapar* aad T roturb
Ova tor St. Laala.
•tranM Itafeato, Baropaaa Mainaklp
• aad a*rrart iafora>alio* ralallta to
air., aall *a or addraaal
t. A BawDia. Paa* Act.. OalaaavIlia.
It. 8. CEARNAL
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HARNESS 1 SADDLES
Piaa Hon* Nlaabat* an<1 1 olora<to taddlr*
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M*a. BBFAlBIMtt « aPBClAl.TV
Do You Desire to flake Money?
Oar plans of operation assure
y earn von a
•10 aad BMtre made daily by onr
ic plan of operation
oa amall investment* in grain and
All we auk ia to investigate onr
»w aad original met bod a. Past
erkiafs of plaa aad highest refer-
furaiahed. Oar booklet
HiutR" how to make
other information sent
Oilmore A Co., bankers and
Tou Don't Have to Swear Off
says the St. Louis Journal of
Agriculture in an editorial about
No-To-Bac, the famous tobacco
habit cure. "We know of many
cases cured by No-To-Bac, one, a
prominent St. Louis architect,
amoked and chewed for twenty
years; two boxes cured him so
that evrn the smell of tobacco
makes him sick." No-To-Bac
sold anil guaranteed by H. W
Stark. No cure no pay. Book
free. Sterling Remedy Co., New
Fork or Chicago.
M:ike a note of it—J. J. Rack-
ley nas some rare bargains to offer
in furniture which you should
take advantage of.
Take your carnage painting
and trimming to J. W. Chambers,
who guarantees all work. Corner
Bogg and Rusk streets.
A New Train on the 5anta Fe
The California limited consist-
ing of one chair car, two palace
aleepers, Pullman compartment
Bleeper and dining car, now runs
daily from Chicago to Los Ange-
les. Passengers leaving Gaines
ville at 11 p. m. via the Santa Fe
connect with this limited at New-
ton, Kas., arriving at Los Ange
lea at « p. m. the third day fol-
lowing. Time en route only <>ft
hours. Thia is the most elegant
ly equipped and fastest train now
run west of the Mississippi.
8. A. KKNDIO, P. A.
Opss board of trade
<%iaawaf«, qoeeaaware, glass
wars, tlawais, cutlery, etc., and s
big lias of bovsIUss, toya, etc., at
Tom J. Williams' Bine Froot
Chi as Hall on Commeros street.
15.00 roaad trip to San Angelo
▼ia the flaata Fe areonnt Concho
Vallsy Fair. Helling Nov. 4, ft,
0 aad 7, limited to return Nov. ».
Leave Gaiassville 5:2a a. m., and
to stop off st Brown wood to at-
tsad the great land Bale can be ar
t?.90 to Aastin and return ac
eon at International Regatta Sell-
lag Nov. 3, 4, ft and 6, limited to
return Nov. 8. I>eave Gainesville
at ft:23 a. in , arrive at Austin at
1:30 p. m. same day.
Temple, Tex., Nov. 11. 12 and
13, Oft.Oft round trip, limited to
retain Nov. 2ft. Remember the
*xoelU»at dosNe dally service via
the Kuala Fe.
8. A. Krxdio, P. A.
Don't fail to see what a lovely
lias of Drapery Silks J. K. M.
Patterson ia Belling (for thia week
oaly) at 31k-. They are worth
Go sad nee the Blue Front Chins
Hall: its s beanty.
Tom J. Williams, Prop.
The Deainou Herald says: "The
Herald truats the time will come
ia Ifctalson when so good a
play as "The Loat Paradise"
will draw as well ss "The Devil's
Ink Portralta sre
displsy ran he m
Patty, N. Dixoa
floe. A large
to at atndio.
Geo. and Ed
wiae yon will take
ge of the rare bargalas J.
ley Is ofleriag la faraitare.
I>on t get an out-of-date carriage
for your baby, but go to J.
Rack ley's and get the latent.
A Subject of Great Interest-
Above all be Careful of
Call on Prof. Hirschberg, the
recognized New York and St.
Louis eye expert, or one of his
staff, who will be in Gainesville
November 2ft and 26 at the store
of bis agent, W. B. Kinne, and
have your eyes fitted with a pair
of his celebrated non-changeable
spectacles and eye-glasses. Con-
[Oopyrinht. 1802, by the United States Book
"What are yon thinking off" naked
Mrs. Vontnor. " ¥on look inscrutable."
I nin only wondering if there was a
romance attachod to that old murder,
and it I will ever find it out"
murder? Good heavens—whore?"
nvn went the cigarette and wide
open Mrs. Ventnor's month.
"Oh, and yon never told mo!"
"What's the matter? You're, surely
not afraid of ghosts? Yes, this little
honse first won me by its bloody rec-
ord. '' And she leaned her elbows on the
table, letting her finger tips meet and
glancing into the shadowy corners.
Within its walls a revolting, oold
blooded mnrder was committed years
ago. There, don't look horrified; the
place is warranted not haunted. Will
yon hear the story? It's very short"
Go on. It only needed this to con-
That I am crazy? Very good. Bless
yon, I don't mind. I heard of this house
quite by chance. I took pains to learn
all the details. A little more than ten
years ago an elderly bachelor who lived
here alone was found dead on the floor
of his chamber, a knife sticking in his
heart. The reason for the murder, how
and by whom it was committed, will
forever remain a mystery. Nobody in
the neighborhood knew him but the peo-
ple who lived noxt door, and they had
not. seen or heard anything suspicions.
Doors and windows were all secured
from the inside, nothing was disturbed,
nothing, as far as could be ascertained,
"Clearly the crime had been commit-
ted by some person in the house. Yet
the gardenor, a faithful, stammering
old man who slept in a room on the
ground floor, and the stupid German
maid who stumbled npon her master's
body when she carried his hot water in
the morning, were beyond suspicion, and
it was impossible from the position of
the body and the force of the blow that
the man could have killed himself. It
was relegated to the limbo of unfath-
omed mysteries. The people next door
left a scene that had become unpleasant,
and this house was closed. For ten years
it remained practically vacant. I heard
of it, saw it, Jell in love with that
crooked old elm in tho middle of the
garden, and here I am."
"What room was the body found in?"
And Mrs. Ventnor rose suddenly, a lit-
tle catch iu her voice.
"In mine, of course."
"I thought so. It's uncanny, it's hor-
rible. This cultivation of a diseased
craving for abnormal sensations will be
your ruin. You run away from men
who persecute you with love to whet
your perverted imagination by living in
a haunted house."
"Some people like red pepper," Mar-
ian said coolly as she led the way out.
"But yon must listen to me."
Marian swung around suddenly and
laid her hand on her protesting lips.
"No more of ghosts tonight. Or,
come, I will exorcise them. "
She swept into the little library, Mrs.
Ventnor following, her chubby shoul-
ders shivering a little, her mouth pursed
up in a pout.
"It's weeks since I have touched it. "
There was a note of tenderness in Mar-
ian's voice, like a mother's in speak-
ing of a favorite child. "Como, my
one love. Ah, what delightful hours
we will spend together here!"
She lifted a violin from its case and
rested her chin lovingly on it, the bow
drooping in her hand. After this mo-
ment's pause she raised her arm with n
sweep of potent grace, pr ised her body
restfully and sent tho first notes of Ru-
binstein's "Melodie In F" trembling
through the silence.
Exceptional bargains await yon
at J. J. Rack ley \s mammoth fur-
J. J. Rackley's for
trial If not
P«atherbone Corset Co..
FAHCY GOODS, MOTION, ETC.
105 North Dixon,
It was long past 10 when Hugh Lar-
remore turned into Macedon place that
night. The day had been long and more
than usually dreary. He had spent some
heavy hours in the shaded chambers of
wealthy patients and in the dirty cor-
ners of the town where disease held the
same grim dominion. The faces of the
dying had f^lt the caress of his hand.
Ho had listened in silent pain to futile
prayers for life, dear life, from lips
growing cold. It had been a hard win-
ter, and a low, sluggish fever was ev-
There are physicians who operate on
these wonderful bodies of ours without
much thought beyond the mechanism of
the machine,..who saw or cut after the
manner of a skillful carpenter, but to
whom the unexplained departure of the
spark that animates the flesh presents
no astounding secret to cause a mo-
ment's sadness or wonderment Hugh
was not one of these. He had felt many
failing heartbeats, had closed many eye
lids when all work was done, but never
without that awfnl, despairing con-
sciousness of human littleness which
knows nothing of the how or why of
the beginning or the end of life. That
was why he was sad tonight It had
been a hard day.
From his boyhood those who had
known Hugh Larremore best had proph-
esied great things of him. He was
more than a successful physician in a
town adjacent to the metropolis. His
books were known by people who had
never seen him. His heart was large
enough, his understanding deep enough,
his humanity intense enough for more
aims than one. He was 80 now. But al-
though he had lived within himself
and had sent the fruits of his labor into
the world, though older and more ex-
perienced men in his profession were
glad to meet him on equal ground, he
was dissatisfied, restless. In his hands
there seemed nothing bnt leaves. There
was so much still to be done; so little
time to do it in; so little to do it with.
His face was thoughtful, a little old-
er than his years. The thick, black
locks just touched with froet, which be
was in the habit of nervously throwing
back, added to this impression. He was
clean shaven, and his expressive mouth,
full and curved, but without a suspi-
cion of coarseness, was marked in re-
poee by an expression of gentle strength.
His eyes under forceful brows were lu-
minous and convincing, capable of ex-
pressing great fire and passion, hut usu-
ally heavy with s dreamy pathos that
expressed something of the deep, silent,
gentle soul of the man; one with per-
haps stern ideas of justice, yet very lm-
This distressing malady Is caased
by a run-down atatc of the Let!!!:,
and Is often a forerunner of other
and more dangerous diseases.
cures headache by removing the
cause of It; and this is the way it
It purifies and enriches the blood,
quickens the action of the kidneys,
the liver and the bowels, and gently
and pleasantly stimulates the diges-
tive organs, and in fact thorougiiiy
renovates and tonea up the whole
system—and you have no more
headache. And besides It is pleasant
to take, and will not stain the teeth
nor cause constipation.
Is this not better than dosing
yourself with disagreeable and dan-
gerous drugs, which at the best
can do no lasting good?
Don't be deceived by imitations. See the
crossed red lines on the wrapper.
Onr book, "How to Live a Hundred Years,"
tells all about it; should be read by every-
body; free for ac. stamp. : 7
shown CHEMICAL CO- BALTIMORE. WD
puisive, very tender.
It had stopped raining now. The sky
was a lowering mass of reddish vapor,
and the moon, plunging behind it,
peeped out at intervals in a hazy circle
with a suspicious and unfriendly eye.
Larremore lifted his face to the clam-
my caress of the fog as he strode along
buttoned to the chin, his case of instru-
ments in his hand. As he neared his
home he raised his tired eyes and saw a
light from an upper window descending
like a vaporous staircase into the silent
"Jenny is still up," he thought, and
then gave vent 4o a low exclamation of
dismay. "Oh, yes, she is waiting to
scold ma This was the night of Mrs.
Elliston's party. She will say that I
should have como and that I could liav^
come. She will not understand. How
very unreasonable women are!"
Obeying the sort of instinct that
makes a person take unheeded steps at
the proper distances apart in a familiar
neighborhood, he followed the light
without glancing at the house. But
when he had unlatched and thrown
open the door he stood still in amaze-
ment, an expression on his face like a
man suddenly awakened from sleep.
This was not his home. This richly
toned hall, only dimly revealed in the
leaping firelight, he had never seen be-
fore. Ah, yes, of course, he remembered
now. This was the other house, and the
mysterious tenants had evidently ar-
rived. He was half disposed to laugh
at his ridiculous mistake, as he quietly
drew back, hoping to retreat unseen.
But this was not to be, for from the
depths of a great chair before the fire a
woman rose slowly.
"I beg your pardon," he heard a
trailing voice say, with a touch of impa-
There was a crack! ' of a match, and
u cluster of candles on the high mantel
beside her became a semicircle of twin-
kling lights. Hugh opened his lips to
make a hurried excuse, looked at her
with a new interest and remained si-
His mystification and embarrassment
at his mistake were conquered by tho
wonder of her beauty. Tr dazzled and
impressed him like some music that
haunts the memory from tho first strain
until its repetition makes it part of our-
He had only the vaguest idea of de-
tails, but after the scenes in which his
day had been spent, after deformity,
ugliness, bitterness, death, this girl in
her white gown, with the star twinkling
in the fine abnndaneo of hair drawn
back from her low brow, was like an
angel of light These were his thoughts.
What he said was quite different:
"Pray exense ma I live next door. I
mistook tho house."
Sho graciously nodded, a smile al-
most friendly growing on her lips as
she continued to gaze at him.
Hngh hurriedly lifted bis hat and re-
As ho walked down the path and laid
his hand upon the latch of his own gate
he felt that he was tired no longer. His
body was weary, bnt somehow his brain
seemed refreshed. Only a false step that
had brought him to a now neighbor's
door, only a momentary glance into a
woman's face, and a flood of new im-
pressions made him glad, he could not
define why. It was perhaps only the un-
expected occurring in a restricted, busy
life that captured his imagination. Or
it might be a sense of having stood face
to face with a woman not cut after the
ordinary pattern, as were most of those
he knew. Whoever she was, from what-
ever part of the world she had come to
make her home beside him, she was
very different from tho other residents of
Macedon place, and, in some indefina-
ble way, from any woman he had ever
The light was out in his own hall,
but his dog, waiting for him on the
mat, rose with a welcoming whine and
rubbedhimself against his master's legs.
"JaSir, old man," and Hugh stooped
to stroke him, "I'm late and tired and
hungry. Good dog. Come along. "
. He hung up his coat and hat and
walked down the hall to the dining
room. The light was lowered to an op-
pressive dimness. The fire was a mass
of gray ashes except for some expiring
cinders. The table was set for a solitary
supper, and in a rocker before the fire,
her slippered feet on the fender, sat a
young woman, her pale hair rumpled,
streaks of tears on her cheeks and
"Moths," face downward, cm her lap.
Hugh went over, half stooped to kiss
her, then drew back. He saw she was
asleep, and folding his arms he stood
with his grave, gentle eyes fastened up-
on her faoa How like a child she was!
The tossed knot of fl«TOn curls,
thin, red lipa compressed in a grieved
expression, the anuh nose, the little fold-
ed hands and the wrapper—or "tea
town," as aha called it—waw all baby
Cookis and Heaters
Don't Fail to Attend the Sale as We Will Save you money.
Cor. North Commerce aud Broadway, 3-Story Glass Front.
LADIES DO YOX7 KNOW
OR. FELIX LE BRUN'S
STEEL 0MB PEHHYROYHL FILLS
are the original and only FRENCH, safe and ro-
liable enre on the market. Price $1.00; sent fci
t.mil. Genuine Bold oalx bv
For sale by J. 8. Gould.
p\sw »i ni cis wrx* rewmiy
being trjacte.l directly to the seat o|
thoai. of tijeGonito-Urinary Or.
gan«-, v• -'-n no change of diet or
n>n: ct rial or poisonous mod-
icin&»tv> -.j kaicen internally. When
AS A PREVENTIVE
by either sex it is impofuhla to contract
any venereal disease; but in &e case of
thcae already UHroBTUBATatY Arrucrsa
with Oonorrha a and GJeet, we guarau
tee a cure. Price by mail, postage paii
$1 j*b box, or 6 boxes in
For sale by J. S. Gould.
Accident'11 c w
The best $3.00 Men's Shoes on tho
Made from tannery calfskin, dongola
tops, all leather trimmed, solid leather
soles with Lewis' Cork Filled Soles.
Unequaled for beauty, line workman-
ship, and wearing qualities. Your choice
of all the popular toes, lasts aud fasten-
Every pair contains a paid-up Acci-
dent Insurance Policy for $100, good for
Wear Lewis' Accidcnt Insurance
Shoes, and go insured free.
W. T. Roberts
LOAN AND COLLECTING AGENCY.
OFFICE IN LINDSAY HOUSE.
Caveat*, and Trade-Marks obtained and all Pat-1
ent biMine)»conducted for Moociiatc Ftr«. !
Our Orricc ■■ Opposite u. 8. PatentOrrict
and we can secure patent in less tuna than those
mate from Washington. ,
Send model, drawing or photo., with descrip-
tion. We advise, if patentable or not, free of
charge. Onr fee not due till patent is secured. 11
A Pamphlet, " How to Obtain Pate**.*," with '
ist of same in the U. S. and foreign countries j
OPP. Patcht OrriCE, Washington. o. c. i
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I have taken the agency for a
wholesale wall paper house which
will enable me to furnish you with
a better grade of wall paper for the
3ame or less money than you can
possibly buy it for at a small re-
tail store. You will also have a
larger selection and greater va-
riety to select from than the ordi-
nary dealers can aflord to carry.
Call and see me or let me know
when it will be convenient for me
to see yon, and I will take pleas-
ure in showing yon sample book
of latest patterns with newest de-
signs and colorings.
John W. Chambebs^
Corner Bogg and Busk Streets.
Nice antique oak center table
only |l. A. C. Young.
That combines all the advantages of the child's
plain wagon and velocipede. It is made whol-
ly of steel and maleable iron, hand painted with
the best oil and lead paints, and beautifully
stencilled and decorated. To the consumer
it is the^cheapest, because it is the best made
most convenient and most durable child's ve
hide ever constructed. It is for sale by
J. J. Rackley,
The Leading Furniture Dealer.
□ II !♦
Look at These Prices
Tailor Made Clothes!
I established my business here in 1886 and expect to make
Gainesville my permanent home. Now gentlemen 1 give you
such figures on suits that you need not send away to have tnem
made by strangers. Patronize home indvstry. I am selling
my goods as low as possible, because I am preparing to remove
to another building. My goods will be closed at the lowest
possible figures. Compare my prices with those of any other
tailor in the south. I can suit anybody in any profession with
any style wanted. I keep the best goods and employ the best
tailors in (he south. My motto is quick sales and small profits
HERE ABE MY PRICES:
Cheviot Suits $23.50 Scotch Suits $25 Serge Suits 127.50
Clay Worsted and Tricot and Fine Cassimeres for fine
Prince Alberts and Cutaways reduced from $45 to 130
and trimmed elegantly, with best linings.
OVERCOATS—Fine Melton, Kersey, Chinchilla, from $25 up
PANTS—200 pairs will be made at cost from $6 to $7.
The best English pantings.
Merchant Tailor, 214 E. California St
I II 13+
A B0T SAVED
Half his income by buying Clothing, Boots, Shoes, etc., from
a reliable house. You can add to your bank account by buy-
ing Dry Goods, Groceries, Furniture etc. from
In dry goods you will find a large stock to select from at prices
not to be duplicated elsewhere in the city. Boots and shoes
that were bought before the advance, you can reap the benefit.
Clothing it will p;\y you to price before buging. Groceries,
etc., we defy competition. Furniture, complete in all its
branches, kitchen to parlor. Call and get prices Coffins,
burial robes, etc. White and New Home Sewing Machines,
none better. The Harrison wagon, a beauty. It will pay
you to call and see
Nos. 319, 321, 323 and 325 Commerce.
Of Every Description
198 Main St. Dallas, Texas
East Qaines ville.
For rent soon three store rooms,
suitable for drug store, dry goods
and millinery and grocery store.
Terms cheap. Must be occupied.
C. C. Hemming.
Subscribe tor the HxspaBLUr.
people's ordeblehh pkocbbb
Cleaning Vaults, Sinks and Closets
Withoat Offense or Smell.
Orders can be left at
Edward's drag store,
J. J. Reed.
The Hotel Victory.
Clean, neat, comfortable. Print
T. J. Davis,
|6 per ton delivered.
Merchants Electric Light Co
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